Ex-Facebook manager alleges social network fed Jan. 6 Capitol riot

A data scientist who was revealed Sunday as the Facebook whistleblower says that whenever there was a conflict between the public good and what benefited the company, the social media giant would choose its own interests. Frances Haugen was identified in a “60 Minutes” interview Sunday as the woman who anonymously filed complaints with federal […]

Could Doug Ford’s unfulfilled promises point to new ones in throne speech?

Premier Doug Ford will offer a fresh agenda Monday through a throne speech expected to focus on pandemic recovery, but may hint at new policies ahead of the next election, as some major promises from 2018 remain unfulfilled. The speech, which comes after he prorogued the legislature, ending a more than three-year session, marks Ford’s […]

Teen cyclist seriously injured in Brampton collision

A 14-year-old girl was seriously injured after being struck by a vehicle in Brampton. Police say the girl was cycling in the area of Goreway Drive and Richgrove Drive when she was struck just before 7 p.m. Sunday. The driver remained on the scene. The girl was alert and conscious before being transported to a […]

MEET THE REAL JERSEY MOB: DeCavalcantes ruled the Garden State

Breadcrumb Trail Links World Television Movies Crime Author of the article: Brad Hunter The Sopranos are fictional, the DeCavalcante crime family is not. Photo by HANDOUT /HBO Article content When mob aficionados think of underworld machinations in the Big Apple, the Five Families have a place of pride. Advertisement Story continues below This advertisement has […]

Man killed in east-end stabbing; woman in police custody

Breadcrumb Trail Links Toronto & GTA News Crime Neighbours say couple lived in apartment complex for about a year Author of the article: Scott Laurie Toronto Police officers stand guard outside an apartment on the second floor of an east-end building where a man was fatally wounded in a stabbing on Oct. 3, 2021. Article […]

Toronto woman charged with murder after man, 39, killed in east-end stabbing

Breadcrumb Trail Links Toronto & GTA News Crime Neighbours say couple lived in apartment complex for about a year Author of the article: Scott Laurie Publishing date: Oct 03, 2021  •  43 minutes ago  •  2 minute read  •  5 Comments Adam James Nash, 39, of Toronto, was fatally stabbed in an apartment on Coxwell Ave. […]

Woman killed in two-vehicle crash on Gardiner; other driver fled

A 58-year-old woman died in a collision that left the vehicle she was travelling in flipped over on the Gardiner Expressway. The driver of the other vehicle — an Audi R8 — fled on foot after the crash on the eastbound lanes of the Gardiner, near Islington Ave., at about 1:30 a.m. on Sunday, according […]

LILLEY: Monday’s throne speech a preview for the coming election

Breadcrumb Trail Links Columnists Canada Author of the article: Brian Lilley Publishing date: Oct 03, 2021  •  11 minutes ago  •  3 minute read  •  Join the conversation Ontario Premier Doug Ford speaks during a press conference at Queen’s Park on Sept. 22, 2021. Photo by The Canadian Press /Toronto Sun Article content In some ways, […]

Blue Jays rout Orioles in season finale but fall short in post-season bid

A pair of George Springer homers, including a grand slam and a record-breaking blast from Vladimir Guerrero Jr., pushed the Blue Jays to the brink of a berth in an American League wild-card tiebreaker game. But in the end they came up one win short. Toronto hammered the lowly Baltimore Orioles 12-4 to sweep the […]

Russian General Frost and the unpredictable stupidity of Europe

MOSCOW, 04 Oct 2021, RUSSTRAT Institute. October 1, 2021 should go down in history: on this day, the price for gas in Europe exceeded $1,000 per 1,000 cubic meters and amounted to $1,199. Judging by the dynamics, this is not the limit. Faster, higher, stronger. Winter is ahead, the Russians have called their General Frost […]