1. Skip to navigation
  2. Skip to content
  3. Skip to sidebar
  4. Go to Mobile Site

A look back at some of the biggest headlines of 2013. From Rob Ford to Chris Hadfield to Sammy Yatim to the massive rain storm on July 8, it was a memorable year in Toronto and the GTA.

Year in review 2013: Toronto’s top news stories RSS

  1. Privacy watchdog wants Ont. police to stop sharing mental health data with U.S.

    Privacy watchdog wants Ont. police to stop sharing mental health data with U.S.

    Ontario’s privacy watchdog issued a special report Monday demanding police stop sharing information about suicide attempts with U.S. officials.

  2. EXCLUSIVE: Stuckless pleading guilty to more than 100 new charges

    EXCLUSIVE: Stuckless pleading guilty to more than 100 new charges

    Stuckless, 64, is facing a total of 108 charges related to 18 victims who came forward in 2013.

  3. Video: Possible impacts of the Heartbleed bug

    Video: Possible impacts of the Heartbleed bug

    One expert discusses about the CRA’s reaction to the Heartbleed bug and its possible impact on the public.

  4. Video: Security worries rise after SINs stolen from CRA

    Video: Security worries rise after SINs stolen from CRA

    SIN numbers are among the most coveted documents by thieves.

  5. Gordon Stuckless to plead guilty on 103 charges: lawyer

    Gordon Stuckless to plead guilty on 103 charges: lawyer

    Gordon Stuckless’s lawyer Ari Goldkind tells CityNews in an exclusive interview that his client, who is a convicted sex offender, plans to plead guilty to 103 criminal offences next week.

  6. Video: Ontario to invest $29B in transit & transportation

    Video: Ontario to invest $29B in transit & transportation

    Ontario will invest $29 billion in transit and transportation over the next 10 years, Premier Kathleen Wynne promised in Toronto on Tuesday.

  7. Gas station rooftop panels smash up 2 cars in Mississauga

    Gas station rooftop panels smash up 2 cars in Mississauga

    Strong winds may have sent rooftop panels crashing down on two cars at a gas station at Winston Churchill Boulevard and Argentia Road in Mississauga late Monday morning. Luckily no one was injured.

  8. Viewer video: Partial roof collapse at Shell Station in Mississauga

    Viewer video: Partial roof collapse at Shell Station in Mississauga

    CityNews viewer David sent us this video following a partial roof collapse at a Mississauga Shell Station on Monday afternoon. Panels crashed down as motorists were filling up their cars. No injuries have been reported.

  9. Video: No injuries reported after partial roof collapse at Mississauga gas station

    Video: No injuries reported after partial roof collapse at Mississauga gas station

    As Adrian Ghobrial reports, panels from a Mississauga gas station crashed down on Monday afternoon. The incident took place as motorists were filling up their vehicles. No injuries were reported.

  10. Video: Kathleen Wynne announces $29B transit plan

    Video: Kathleen Wynne announces $29B transit plan

    Premier Kathleen Wynne announced a $29 billion plan over the next decade for transit and transportation infrastructure in Ontario. She says up to $15 billion of the money will be available for the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area.

  11. Video: Afternoon Weather Webcast: April 14, 2014

    Video: Afternoon Weather Webcast: April 14, 2014

    Rain and light snow in the forecast for Toronto on Tuesday. Meteorologist Natasha Ramsahai updates the weather for our area.

  12. Video: Brendan Shanahan introduced as Maple Leafs president

    Video: Brendan Shanahan introduced as Maple Leafs president

    MLSE president Tim Leiweke introduced Brendan Shanahan as new president of the Toronto Maple Leafs. The Hockey Hall of Fame player spoke about why he took the challenge of turning the storied franchise around.

  13. OPP issue Amber Alert for missing Mississauga boy

    OPP issue Amber Alert for missing Mississauga boy

    The OPP have issued an Amber Alert for missing Mississauga boy Matthew Zhang, 8, who is believed to be with his mother, Wei Chen, who does not have custody.

  14. Raw video: Martin Freeman discusses role in ‘Fargo’

    Raw video: Martin Freeman discusses role in ‘Fargo’

    Martin Freeman speaks with City Calgary’s Jill Belland about his role in the Fargo TV series. The show debuts on FXX on Apr. 15.

  15. Raw video: Keith Carradine on role in ‘Fargo’ TV series

    Raw video: Keith Carradine on role in ‘Fargo’ TV series

    Keith Carradine speaks with City Calgary’s Jill Belland about his role as Lou Solverson in the Fargo TV series. The show debuts on FXX on Apr. 15.