GTA Update

Tweets from 08:47am EST Tuesday December 12th 2017 to 10:47am
CityNews
CityNews Toronto@CityNews
Accused NYC subway bomber expected to face federal charges link link 10:45am (2 Mins.)
wxTO
Toronto Weather@wxTO
[LOW PRIORITY] SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT ENDED Issued for Toronto [Updated: Dec 12th 10:43 EST] link 10:45am (2 Mins.)
TorontoStar
TorontoStar@TorontoStar
Are you on the @InstantPot trend? We're doing a Facebook Live tutorial at 11AM for a 35-minute butternut squash and miso risotto that is sure to warm you up this winter. A perfect recipe for new Instant Pot owners! Recipe: link 10:45am (2 Mins.)
TO_DVP
Don Valley Parkway@TO_DVP
I36971 CLEARED: Don Valley Parkway NB North of YORK MILLS RD. 10:42am (4 Mins.)
TO_DVP
Don Valley Parkway@TO_DVP
I36971 Don Valley Parkway NB North of YORK MILLS RD: Right shoulder blocked due to disabled vehicle. 10:41am (5 Mins.)
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
Stephen LeDrew says he was "fired for cause for violating our competition clause" from CP24. Via @joe_warmington. link link 10:40am (7 Mins.)
TorontoHydro
Toronto Hydro@TorontoHydro
Curious as to how electricity is generated, transmitted & distributed across the city? Learn about Toronto's grid: link link 10:39am (8 Mins.)
TrendsmapCanada
Trendsmap Canada@TrendsmapCanada
Sgt Mark Gatien, @gatienmc is now trending in Canada link link 10:37am
CP24
CP24@CP24
Review of scientific studies suggests so-called 'man flu' may be more intense link link 10:35am
TO_WinterOps
TO Winter Operations@TO_WinterOps
Salting operations on main and residential roads are continuing throughout the day. Approximately four rounds of salt have been applied to main roads. 10:35am
CTVToronto
CTV Toronto@CTVToronto
No retrial for man who had sex assault conviction overturned, complainant says link link 10:34am
TO_WinterOps
TO Winter Operations@TO_WinterOps
Sidewalk clearing on the high volume routes is complete. Sidewalk clearing on low volume routes is continuing throughout the day. High volume routes will be cleared for a second time, where required, later today. 10:31am
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
Mom's motives questioned in viral video of bullied Tennessee boy. link link 10:30am
globalnewsto
Global News Toronto@globalnewsto
A day after the #TWD mid-season finale, fans are still reeling. WARNING: Spoilers ahead link 10:30am
CTVToronto
CTV Toronto@CTVToronto
Gift of life: Dog's life saved by canine blood donor link link 10:28am
TrendsmapCanada
Trendsmap Canada@TrendsmapCanada
#happyhanukkah is now trending in Canada link link 10:26am
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
Justin Trudeau's Liberals win byelections again where it matters most link link 10:21am
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
Oscar Pistorius bruised in jail altercation with another inmate over telephone use. link link 10:20am
globalnewsto
Global News Toronto@globalnewsto
Man who had sexual assault conviction overturned in Mandi Gray case will not face new trial link 10:19am
TorontoStar
TorontoStar@TorontoStar
BREAKING Prime Minister Justin Trudeau names Richard Wagner new Chief Justice of Canada link link 10:17am
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CP24
CP24@CP24
Trudeau appoints Richard Wagner as Supreme Court chief justice link link 10:16am
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
New Yorker magazine cuts ties with political reporter Ryan Lizza for alleged sexual misconduct. link link 10:15am
OPP_GTATraffic
OPP GTA Traffic@OPP_GTATraffic
TRAFFIC HAZARD: #Hwy401 EB Collectors before Whites Rd #Pickering – Metal debris in right & centre lanes, MTO advised. ^cc 10:14am
TrendsmapCanada
Trendsmap Canada@TrendsmapCanada
#hanukkah is now trending in Canada link link 10:14am
NEWSTALK1010
NEWSTALK1010@NEWSTALK1010
.@NEWSTALK1010 is at the murder trial for Dellen Millard & Mark Smich. It's expected the judge will wrap up his instructions for jurors before they're sent to deliberate on a verdict. 10:13am
TPSOperations
Toronto Police OPS@TPSOperations
MISSING: Elizabeth Johnson, 38 -She has been located Thank everyone for their assistance ^dh 10:12am
am640
640 Toronto@am640
An explosion and fire at Austria's main gas pipeline hub is having repercussions as far away as Italy, which has declared a state of emergency. link 10:11am
OPP_GTATraffic
OPP GTA Traffic@OPP_GTATraffic
COLLISION: #Hwy401 EB just before Dixon – 2 Vehicles blocking 2 left lanes, Fire on scene. ^cc link 10:08am
CityNews
CityNews Toronto@CityNews
BREAKING: Trudeau names Richard Wagner as Supreme Court chief justice link link 10:06am
wxTO
Toronto Weather@wxTO
10am: Light Snow -3.5C – Feels: -12C / 10.4F] – link – Wind: WNW 39km/h – Barometer: 100.1 kPa ^ – Vis: 12.9km – Hum: 76% #Toronto #Weather 10:06am
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
Those who believe 'man flu' is more intense than the female version have evidence to back it up. link link 10:05am
OPP_GTATraffic
OPP GTA Traffic@OPP_GTATraffic
COLLISION: #Hwy400 SB, just S of County Rd 88 #Bradford – Single vehicle blocking left lane, #OPP enroute. ^cc 10:05am
TorontoStar
TorontoStar@TorontoStar
Following legalization, the rate of adolescent marijuana use in Colorado has fallen to its lowest level in nearly a decade, according to new federal survey data. link 10:05am
TrendsmapCanada
Trendsmap Canada@TrendsmapCanada
Jenna Johnson, @wpjenna is now trending in Canada link link 10:04am
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
Game Day: Maple Leafs at Flyers. link link 9:55am
OPP_GTATraffic
OPP GTA Traffic@OPP_GTATraffic
TRAFFIC HAZARD: #Hwy400 SB, S of Finch Ave – Ladder in centre lane, MTO advised. ^cc 9:51am
CTVToronto
CTV Toronto@CTVToronto
Backlash follows viral story about bullied boy Keaton Jones link link 9:51am
am640
640 Toronto@am640
These are the most and least expensive cities for childcare link 9:50am
TTCnotices
Official TTC Tweets@TTCnotices
96A Wilson diverting both ways via Carrier, Highway 27, Albion, due to a police investigation at Carrier and Albion. #TTC 9:49am
globalnewsto
Global News Toronto@globalnewsto
Donald Trump says his accusers are "women who I don't know and/or have never met." link 9:49am
CP24
CP24@CP24
Man, 19, charged with attempted murder after Dec. 3 shooting in the Weston area link link 9:48am
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CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
Sex assault charges against Mustafa Ururyar to be dropped link link 9:45am
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
"As sombre and dark as Luke's story is now, it's just been a joy": @HamillHimself talks #StarWarsTheLastJedi with @Bruce_Kirkland. link link 9:45am
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
"Toronto was big in my heart": MLB Hall of Famer and former Blue Jays pitcher Jack Morris. Via @Beezersun. link link 9:35am
TorontoStar
TorontoStar@TorontoStar
The jury is expected to start deliberating today in the trial of Dellen Millard and Mark Smich. They are accused of killing Laura Babcock and burning her body. link 9:35am
metrotoronto
Metro Toronto@metrotoronto
Which of these eight famous Toronto raccoons are you most like? Take our quiz and find out: link link 9:30am
am640
640 Toronto@am640
Donald Trump says his accusers are "women who I don't know and/or have never met." link 9:29am
TO_DVP
Don Valley Parkway@TO_DVP
I36968 CLEARED: Don Valley Parkway SB South of BAYVIEW AVE / BLOOR ST E. 9:28am
CTVToronto
CTV Toronto@CTVToronto
Overcrowding 'crisis' plaguing Newmarket hospital, managers say link link 9:27am
globalnewsto
Global News Toronto@globalnewsto
These are the most and least expensive cities for childcare link 9:27am
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
Blue Jays GM: "We're confident and optimistic that we have a great core to build upon." Via @Beezersun. link link 9:25am
OPP_GTATraffic
OPP GTA Traffic@OPP_GTATraffic
COLLISION: #Hwy403 WB Express approaching Hwy401 – Collision blocking 2 left lanes, #OPP & MTO on scene. ^cc 9:24am
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
From @simmonssteve: None of this sporting success happens without Tim Leiweke. link link 9:20am
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
TFC eyes even bigger prize as fans flood downtown celebration. Via @KurtLarSUN. link link 9:20am
TorontoStar
TorontoStar@TorontoStar
Liberal Jean Yip declared victory to keep the Scarborough-Agincourt riding in the family Monday night, with a win in a seven-person field. #ONpoli link 9:20am
globalnewsto
Global News Toronto@globalnewsto
Airport cancellations, vehicle crashes in Toronto's 1st major snowfall, but no bus cancellations MORE: link link 9:18am
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TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
Argos and Eskimos complete one of those patented risk/reward deals that only time will judge. link link 9:15am
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
Maple Leafs have flipped the script in one-goal games. Via @sunhornby. link link 9:15am
OPP_GTATraffic
OPP GTA Traffic@OPP_GTATraffic
TRAFFIC HAZARD: #Hwy407 WB approaching Hwy404 #Markham – Disabled vehicle blocking right lane. ^cc 9:13am
1236
one two three six@1236
"Participate in the hiring and supervising of amazeballs content leaders in all content verticals." "Proven ability to draw on whiteboard walls and reference memes at the drop of a hat- will be TESTED!" link 9:11am
wxTO
Toronto Weather@wxTO
9am: Light Snow -3.0C – Feels: -10C / 14F] – link – Wind: WNW 25km/h Gusts to 38km/h – Barometer: 100.1 kPa v – Vis: 12.9km – Hum: 83% #Toronto #Weather 9:09am
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
Laura Babcock jury expected to start deliberating today in trial of Dellen Millard and Mark Smich. link link 9:08am
1236
one two three six@1236
Merriam Webster Says It's Great to Use 'Daddy' as an Adjective link 9:08am
CityNews
CityNews Toronto@CityNews
Re-trial not expected for man convicted in York U sex assault link link 9:06am
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
From @WE_Williams: The liberal war on traditions and values. link link 9:05am
TorontoStar
TorontoStar@TorontoStar
Jimmy Kimmel held his baby son Billy as he returned to his late-night show after a week off for the boy's heart surgery. #Watch here: link 9:05am
1236
one two three six@1236
if you search "Give Yourself Extra Time" it further corroborates it's a very Canadian (perhaps specifically Ontario) thing to say link link 9:03am
Pulfer680News
Jaime Pulfer@Pulfer680News
UPDATING THE UPDATE: Almost 200 flights now cancelled @TorontoPearson with dozens of delays and cancellations @BBishopAirport. Check your flight status!!! 9:02am
TorontoStar
TorontoStar@TorontoStar
#Update Tuesday morning commute headaches continue with GO trains suspended between Ajax and Oshawa on the Lakeshore East line. What you need to know: link 9:01am
metrotoronto
Metro Toronto@metrotoronto
'Right now the system is so broken': Advocates disappointed as Queen's Park votes down vulnerable road users act. @dugilbo has the story: link link 9:00am
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
Ontario MP David Sweet says daughter's death taught him about 'wounded healers' link link 9:00am
CTVToronto
CTV Toronto@CTVToronto
Lyft officially available in Toronto starting today link link 8:59am
CTVToronto
CTV Toronto@CTVToronto
Clippers end Raptors' streak with 96-91 victory link link 8:58am
1236
one two three six@1236
"I don't think we'll be around in 10 years' time." — says Brass Rail boss … 10 years! link 8:58am
OPP_GTATraffic
OPP GTA Traffic@OPP_GTATraffic
TRAFFIC HAZARD: #QEW Toronto bound at Walkers Li #BurlON – Metal debris in right lane, MTO advised. ^cc 8:57am
TorontoPolice
Toronto Police@TorontoPolice
1212 08:56 Man, 19, Facing 18 Chgs In Invst Into 2 Shooting Incidents link 8:57am
SimonOstler
Simon Ostler@SimonOstler
'Man flu' may be real, Canadian doctor argues link 8:56am
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
From @MarkBonokoski: High times for provinces as Mr. Big ups split on pot. link #cdnpoli link 8:55am
1236
one two three six@1236
I don't think we'll be around in 10 years' time." — says Brass Rail boss … 10 years! link 8:55am
TO_DVP
Don Valley Parkway@TO_DVP
I36968 Don Valley Parkway SB South of BAYVIEW AVE / BLOOR ST E: Right shoulder blocked due to disabled vehicle. 8:54am
LateNightCam
Tony Smyth@LateNightCam
I was shocked to see this and ready to start searching then I noticed the date. Haha. link 8:54am
Pulfer680News
Jaime Pulfer@Pulfer680News
UPDATE If you're flying today! Almost 180 flights cancelled @TorontoPearson. Dozens of delays and cancellations @BBishopAirport 8:52am
CityNews
CityNews Toronto@CityNews
Delays, cancellations on Lakeshore East GO line leave commuters in the cold link link 8:52am
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
Dozens of flights delayed, cancelled at Pearson as Toronto gets 1st major snowfall of season link link 8:50am
LateNightCam
Tony Smyth@LateNightCam
The replies are priceless. ? link 8:50am
TorontoStar
TorontoStar@TorontoStar
Uber is apologizing to a customer who was charged more than $18,000 for a short ride in downtown Toronto. link 8:50am