A driver who struck and killed a woman and her three young daughters nearly two years ago "gambled with other people's lives" when he took the wheel after consuming cannabis, an Ontario judge said Monday in sentencing him to 17 years behind bars.
All but one eastbound lane on Highway 401 near Milton was closed throughout the morning rush hour on Monday after a tractor trailer slammed into a concrete barrier, resulting in a significant oil spill.
The white 18-year-old who fatally shot 10 people at a Buffalo supermarket researched the local demographics and arrived a day in advance to conduct reconnaissance with the intent of killing as many Black people as possible, officials said Sunday.
The number of people being treated for COVID-19 in intensive care has hit its lowest point since December, as the overall burden on the healthcare system continues to ease following the sixth wave of the pandemic.
Ontario's New Democrats are pledging to run larger deficits than the Progressive Conservatives and Liberals if elected and would likely not balance the budget for six years, but the party is eyeing some cost savings from cancelling a gas tax cut.