Is 'war-time' housing a solution to Canada's crisis? | About That

Is ‘war-time’ housing a solution to Canada’s crisis? | About That

The federal government is reviving a war-time plan for pre-approved home designs to accelerate building across the country. Andrew Chang breaks down why it takes so long to build housing in Canada, and whether a new version of the plan…

The Ontario government won’t split up Peel Region after all

The Ontario government won’t split up Peel Region after all

Premier Doug Ford’s government is backpedaling on its decision to dissolve Peel Region less than a year after it was announced. The legislation would have let the province dissolve the region, turning the cities of Mississauga and Brampton and the…

Ont. scraps plan to break up Peel Region

Ont. scraps plan to break up Peel Region

The Doug Ford government will no longer dissolve the Region of Peel. The announcement, made by Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing Paul Calandra on Wednesday afternoon, will reverse plans that would have seen Mississauga, Brampton and Caledon become single-tier,…

What we learned at the inquest into Soleiman Faqiri’s death

What we learned at the inquest into Soleiman Faqiri’s death

WARNING: The video contains distressing details and graphic footage from 1:53-2:57 and 3:32-4:23. Soleiman Faqiri died at the Central East Correctional Centre in Lindsay, Ont., after he was repeatedly struck by guards, pepper-sprayed twice, covered with a spit hood and…

Kangaroo on the loose in Oshawa, Ont.

Kangaroo on the loose in Oshawa, Ont.

Residents in Oshawa, Ont. are being asked not to approach the kangaroo on the loose in the region after it was spotted hopping by a road and to contact Team Chelsea lost pet search group. #shorts Subscribe to CTV News…

Ford government says moving Ontario Science Centre would save $250M

Ford government says moving Ontario Science Centre would save $250M

The Ontario government is releasing a long-awaited business case for its decision to move the Ontario Science Centre to Ontario Place, saying relocating the attraction to Toronto’s western waterfront would save more than $250 million. »»» Subscribe to CBC News…

Man who pleaded guilty in incel-inspired Toronto murder sentenced to life in prison

Man who pleaded guilty in incel-inspired Toronto murder sentenced to life in prison

A man who pleaded guilty to the incel-inspired murder of a Toronto massage parlour employee sought out the ideology that led him to commit a ‘horrific crime,’ an Ontario judge said Tuesday in sentencing him to life in prison with…

Ontario taking over the Gardiner Expressway and Don Valley Parkway from Toronto

Ontario taking over the Gardiner Expressway and Don Valley Parkway from Toronto

A deal has been reached between Ontario and Toronto that will see the province take control of the DVP, Gardiner and Ontario Place. Subscribe to CTV News to watch more videos: Connect with CTV News: For the latest news visit:…

Olympic champion Donovan Bailey's journey to the top showcased in new autobiography

Olympic champion Donovan Bailey’s journey to the top showcased in new autobiography

A double Olympic gold medallist and the fastest man of his era, Donovan Bailey can now add being an author to his list of accomplishments. CBC Toronto News at 6 host Dwight Drummond spoke to the Oakville, Ont., native about…

Toronto police say hate crimes have increased at 'staggering rate'

Toronto police say hate crimes have increased at ‘staggering rate’

Unprecedented tensions resulting from the Israel-Hamas war have led to an increase in hate crimes across Toronto “the likes of which we have never seen before,” the city’s police chief said during a board meeting on Thursday. »»» Subscribe to…