Video: Federal government phasing out unsafe rail tank cars
The federal government is ordering the 5,000 most dangerous tank cars off the rails as it adopts the major rail safety recommendations of the Transportation Safety Board in the wake of the tragedy last summer in Lac Megantic. Transport Minister Lisa Raitt spoke about the new measures.
Video: City’s executive committee rejects proposed salary hike for mayor & councillors
Members of the executive committee rejected a proposed salary increase for councillors and the mayor of nearly 13 per cent in favour of a cost of living adjustment of about 2 per cent. Here’s a look at how the vote went down.
Video: Toronto police investigate shooting on Falstaff Ave.
Toronto police were called to the second floor of an apartment building on Falstaff Avenue following a shooting on Tuesday night. No one was injured and there’s no word on suspects. Here’s video from the scene.
Video: Composer Robbie Roth discusses ‘Flashdance the Musical’
680News music and entertainment reporter Rudy Blair speaks with composer Robbie Roth about how the music for Flashdance the Musical was created. The show runs from May 27-Jun. 8 at the Ed Mirvish Theatre in Toronto.
Video: Writer Tom Hedley on ‘Flashdance the Musical’ in Toronto
Tom Hedley co-wrote the original Flashdance movie. He speaks with 680News music and entertainment reporter Rudy Blair about Flashdance the Musical in Toronto. The show runs from May 27-Jun. 8 at the Ed Mirvish Theatre.