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City of Burlington, Ont., falls for $503K phishing scam; investigations underway

BURLINGTON, Ont. — City officials in Burlington, Ont., say the municipality fell prey to a phishing scam that ended up costing more than half a million dollars.

Alleged drug dealers charged with manslaughter following overdose death

COLLINGWOOD, Ont. — Provincial police say two people who allegedly provided a man with opioids have been charged with manslaughter in his overdose death. Investigators say 25-year-old Sam Bowyer died after taking drugs at a home in Collingwood, Ont.

About 2,400 Ontario public servants take province's voluntary buyout

TORONTO — About 2,400 Ontario public servants are taking voluntary buyouts, the Progressive Conservative government announced Thursday, saying the departures will help the province tackle a multibillion-dollar deficit.
'Degrassi' cast and fans to relive awkward adolescent glory at three-day reunion

'Degrassi' cast and fans to relive awkward adolescent glory at three-day reunion

TORONTO — When Nicole Wichinsky first saw Joey Jeremiah in his signature Hawaiian shirt and denim vest, brown locks cascading beneath a wide-brimmed fedora, his impish grin sent her heart aflutter.
Blue Jays sign first-round pick Alek Manoah and four other draftees

Blue Jays sign first-round pick Alek Manoah and four other draftees

TORONTO — First-round pick Alek Manoah and four other draft selections were signed by the Toronto Blue Jays on Thursday. Manoah was taken 11th overall by the Blue Jays in Major League Baseball's first-year player draft on June 3.

Peterborough man, 39, facing sex charges involving teenager

PETERBOROUGH, Ont. — Police in Peterborough, Ont., say a 39-year-old man has been charged with sexual assault and sexual exploitation involving a teenager.

Southern Ontarians killed in head-on collision on Alberta highway

PROVOST, Alta. — Two seniors from Kitchener, Ont., have been killed in a highway crash in east-central Alberta.
Toronto's BMO Field to host Canada's Nations League matches vs. Cuba and U.S.

Toronto's BMO Field to host Canada's Nations League matches vs. Cuba and U.S.

TORONTO — Two of Canada's home matches in the CONCACAF Nations League will be played at Toronto's BMO Field. Canada's men's senior team will host Cuba on Sept. 6 and the United States on Oct. 15, Soccer Canada announced on Thursday.
Bachman and Cummings to play together for first time in a decade for charity performance

Bachman and Cummings to play together for first time in a decade for charity performance

TORONTO — Randy Bachman and Burton Cummings are getting back together for a charitable cause.

Vehicle that lost wheel on Highway 400 driven by off-duty Toronto officer

Toronto police say a car that lost a wheel on Highway 400 north of Toronto on Wednesday was driven by an off-duty officer. A 29-year-old woman from Barrie, Ont.
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