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Students feeling effects of Ford government’s $670 million cuts to OSAP funding

Thousands of students in Ontario have learned they are receiving significantly less OSAP funding this year following the Ford government’s drastic cuts. Earlier this year, the PC’s announced a number of changes that would affect post-secondary students, including eliminating free tuition for low-income students, while imposing a 10% across-the-board tuition fee cut. The …

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University of Toronto ranked best university in Canada

The University of Toronto continues to take top marks in the annual QS World University Rankings. According to the QS World University Rankings, U of T took the first place ranking in Canada, and 29th place in the world. The news comes from the 2020 QS World University Rankings, which ranks schools by six metrics: …

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Alleged impaired driver kills female pedestrian in Regent Park

A woman has died after being struck by an alleged impaired driver in Regent Park on Thursday afternoon. Just after 1:30 pm, police were called to the area of Regent Park Boulevard and Dundas Street after receiving reports of a car colliding with a fire hydrant and pole. When police …

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The Hottest Year In Human History Expected To Hit Canada In 2019

And you thought summer 2018 was hot.  This year is apparently going to be the hottest year in human history, according to The Weather Network. If last summer was any indication, we’ll probably all melt before the planet actually comes to ruin, so who cares anyway. In the current brutal winter climate, …

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Scorpion Found Inside A Woman’s Home In Canada

It gave birth to 20 babies 🦂 Many of us like to bring things back from our trips abroad. Souvenirs like jewellery, clothing, and other trinkets are just a few things that leave a country in a tourist’s suitcase. High up on the list of things we don’t want to bring home …

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E-Cigarette Explosion Cracks Open Teenager’s Jaw And Blows Out His Teeth

E-cigarettes are known to explode. A teenager in Utah was hospitalized after an e-cigarette exploded in his mouth, according to CNN and a report published in the New England Journal of Medicine. “He had extensive lacerations in his mouth, multiple disrupted lower incisors, and bony incongruity of his left mandible,” write the report authors. …

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Parts Of Canada Will Actually To See Up To 10 CM Of Snowfall By The First Day Of Summer

Is summer even happening? Summer officially kicks off tomorrow – but that doesn’t mean that the nice, hot weather typically associated with summer is coming, at least not to some parts of Canada. Even though winter technically ended several months ago, wintery, snowy weather has not stopped reigning down in …

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Police bust major ‘Big Box Store’ of child pornography in Toronto

A multi-national investigation into online child pornography that began in 2012 has lead to five arrests in Toronto, according to the Ontario Provincial Police. Police say the investigations—known as Project Greenwell and Project Blackheath—were joint with the Toronto Police and the United States Department of Homeland Security Investigations. They have resulted …

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New Kids on The Block wore Raptors jerseys at last night’s Toronto concert (PHOTOS)

Seems everyone is riding the wave of Raptors glory. New Kids on The Block performed in Toronto last night, days after the city celebrated the home team’s historic NBA Championship with a massive parade. And in light of the joy being felt across town, the band decided to get into the groove… in …

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10-Year-Old Child In Coma After Horrific Crash Caused By Teenage Quebec Driver Who Was Allegedly Texting

Police may press charges. On Tuesday June 18, a two-car collision in the Montreal suburb of Mercier sent three people to the hospital in critical condition, one of whom was a 10-year-old passenger. Doctors have since put the child, whose identity has not been disclosed, in a medically-induced coma to better manage …

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