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Ontario prepares for 'very difficult' flu season, health minister says

TORONTO — This year's flu season will likely be a bad one, Ontario's health minister said Monday, and the province is stocking up on extra high-strength vaccines in preparation.
Michael Carcone signs two-year deal with Ottawa Senators

Michael Carcone signs two-year deal with Ottawa Senators

OTTAWA — The Ottawa Senators have signed forward Michael Carcone to a two-year, two-way contract.

Mother drowns trying to rescue six-year-old son from choppy waters

PICKERING, Ont. — A 33-year-old woman is dead after trying to rescue her son during a weekend swim in Lake Ontario. Durham Regional Police say the woman's six-year-old boy was on an inflatable raft in the lake near Pickering, Ont.

Senators ink 2019 first-rounder Lassi Thomson to entry-level contract

OTTAWA — The Ottawa Senators signed 2019 first-round draft pick Lassi Thomson to a three-year, entry-level contract on Monday.

Number Switch: Leafs forward William Nylander switching to No. 88 next season

TORONTO — William Nylander will have a different look next season. The Toronto Maple Leafs forward announced on social media Monday that he's swapping numbers — trading in 29 for 88. "Making the switch ...

Appeal court upholds ruling allowing military stabber to go to college alone

Ontario's top court has upheld a decision allowing a man found not criminally responsible in a knife attack at a Toronto military recruitment centre to take college classes on his own.

Christine Elliott downplays Premier Ford's health-care promise

TORONTO — It will likely take longer than a year to end overcrowding in Ontario's hospitals, despite a promise from Premier Doug Ford to tackle the problem in 12 months, the health minister said Monday.

Provincial police find two teens missing in Algonquin park, girls doing well

Two teenage girls who went missing during a camping trip in Algonquin Park were found safe on Monday, bringing an end to a search that involved nearly 100 people through the weekend.

Woman charged after baby allegedly left in car parked outside Oshawa, Ont., mall

OSHAWA, Ont. — A woman has been charged after police say she left an eight-month-old baby alone in a car at an Oshawa, Ont., mall for about 45 minutes.

Police investigating unprovoked stabbing on downtown Toronto streetcar

Toronto police say a man has serious injuries after he was stabbed multiple times on a streetcar in the downtown core on Sunday. Investigators say the incident happened at about 10:35 p.m.
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