Environment Canada and several GTA-area municipalities have issued cold weather alerts for much of the coming weekend, with meteorologists projecting temperatures could fall to -23 C without windchill tonight.
Canada's response to the Syrian refugee crisis is an example of compassionate leadership, United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon said Friday as he praised the country's "huge solidarity" with the international community.
Justin Trudeau marked his 100th day in office Friday with news of a big-ticket boost to a program that helps students get summer jobs, spending the prime minister billed as an investment in Canada's flagging economy.
Hydro One had a 34 per cent decline in fourth-quarter profit, suffering the impact of unusually warm weather and multiple wind storms that occurred about the same time as the utility's debut on the Toronto Stock Exchange.
The weakness experienced in stock markets around the world has taken a toll on one of Canada's largest brokerage firms, Canaccord Genuity, which is cutting seven per cent of its workforce and writing down the value of its business assets.
Dennis Oland will have to remain behind bars for at least a few more days while a judge decides if the convicted murderer should be granted bail while awaiting an appeal of his conviction in the death of his father, a high-profile multi-millionaire.