GTA Update

Tweets from 08:40am EDT Tuesday March 19th 2019 to 10:40am
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
"Swiss parliament backs expelling militants to states that use torture" – link 10:39am (1 Min.)
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
"U.S. factory orders rise less than expected in January" – link 10:39am (1 Min.)
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
"First asylum seekers returned from Mexico for U.S. court hearings" – link 10:38am (2 Mins.)
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
Sky-high Ontario government fees might be illegal tax: FAO link Via @suntooz. #onpoli link 10:37am (3 Mins.)
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
"U.S. selfishness on trade not sustainable, world needs better WTO: EU" – link 10:37am (3 Mins.)
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
"Jet Airways crisis worsens as Indian government steps in, pilots threaten strike" – link 10:36am (4 Mins.)
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
"Instagram adds new feature to let U.S. users shop direct via app" – link 10:36am (4 Mins.)
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
GAME DAY: Maple Leafs at Predators link link 10:35am (4 Mins.)
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
"U.S. Supreme Court gives Trump victory on immigration detention" – link 10:35am (5 Mins.)
TorontoStar
TorontoStar@TorontoStar
As far as sexist barbs go, it's certainly an odd one, considering Mulroney made it in a direct attempt to defend his daughter — a powerful female leader who no doubt has come up against similar sexist stupidity during her career, writes @EmmaRoseTeitel: link 10:35am (5 Mins.)
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
"Cardinal Barbarin says Pope has refused his offer to resign" – link 10:34am (6 Mins.)
CTVToronto
CTV Toronto@CTVToronto
ICYMI: The family of baby Lucas Tanswell has returned home after a 100-day journey to get him a new heart link link 10:33am (7 Mins.)
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
UPDATE: Suspect is scheduled to appear in court on Tuesday afternoon link 10:30am
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
Translation errors force Osaka metro websites offline link 10:29am
CTVToronto
CTV Toronto@CTVToronto
TTC ALERT: No subway service between Islington and Jane stations due to a Toronto fire investigation, the TTC says. Shuttle buses have been ordered. 10:29am
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
Cyclone Idai: Huge area of Mozambique submerged link 10:28am
CP24
CP24@CP24
Duped women go after charming alleged con man: 'Everything he said was a lie' link link 10:27am
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
Dutch shooting: Letter suggests motive in Utrecht attack link 10:27am
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
Kazakh leader Nazarbayev resigns after three decades link 10:26am
CP24
CP24@CP24
Kazakhstan's president abruptly resigns after spending nearly 30 years in office link link 10:26am
TorontoStar
TorontoStar@TorontoStar
Witnesses reported he was thrown 20 metres after being struck. Police said he suffered multiple broken bones, as well as facial and internal injuries and remains in hospital in critical condition. link 10:25am
am640
640 Toronto@am640
The orangutan, named 'Hope', also lost her month-old baby in the attack. link 10:20am
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
When it comes to paid sick days, one college giveth, another college taketh away link 10:20am
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
SUN EDITORIAL: #Lavscam hits a cynical low point link #cdnpoli link 10:20am
globalnewsto
Global News Toronto@globalnewsto
The orangutan, named 'Hope', also lost her month-old baby in the attack. link 10:19am
TTCnotices
TTC Service Alerts@TTCnotices
Line 2 Bloor-Danforth: No service between Islington and Jane while we respond to a report of a fire. 10:17am
TTCnotices
TTC Service Alerts@TTCnotices
Line 2 Bloor-Danforth: Delays of up to 15 minutes near Royal York while we respond to a Toronto Fire investigation. 10:15am
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
Referee In Wrestling Dreadlock Incident Claims Defamation, Wants $100k link 10:14am
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
Paris Jackson Refusing Rehab in Wake of Suicide Scare link 10:13am
TrendsmapCanada
Trendsmap Canada@TrendsmapCanada
#samplesource is now trending in Canada link link 10:11am
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NEWSTALK1010
NEWSTALK1010@NEWSTALK1010
BREAKING: the former mansion of murdered billionaire couple Barry and Honey Sherman will be demolished. The request was made by the family to the North York Community Council, which approved it this morning. link 10:08am
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
From @jerryagar1010: Don't let the haters win link #Christchurch link 10:06am
wxTO
Toronto Weather@wxTO
10am: Partly Cloudy -0.1C – Feels: -1C / 30.2F] – link – Wind: SSW 4km/h – Barometer: 103.0 kPa ^ – Vis: 24.1km – Hum: 82% #Toronto #Weather 10:06am
TorontoStar
TorontoStar@TorontoStar
Today's budget is expected to include measures to make zero-emissions vehicles more affordable, first-time home buying easier and financial help for seniors — as Liberals hope to turn the page on the SNC-Lavalin controversy. link 10:05am
1236
12:36 🌯@1236
all those people calling Norm racist will be confused when this turns out to be a comedy bit for the Lilly Singh show link 10:02am
TorontoStar
TorontoStar@TorontoStar
Did you know, that in Ontario, we're using the equivalent of an honour system to track student vaccinations after the province spent hundreds of thousands of taxpayer dollars on a failed attempt to collect more reliable data? A #StarInvestigation: link 10:01am
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
OPINION: Unrepayable lifetime debt now seems to be a business model, writes Neil Macdonald. link 10:00am
joe_warmington
Joe Warmington@joe_warmington
And don't forget a Stanley Cup parade link 9:53am
TorontoHydro
Toronto Hydro@TorontoHydro
Task: Open canned food without using a can opener. Tools required: A bit of muscle and some concrete. #LifeHack link 9:52am
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
UPDATED: Arrest made as second suspicious package shuts TTC's Broadview station link link 9:51am
globalnewsto
Global News Toronto@globalnewsto
Liberals to unveil 2019 federal budget, attempt to set stage for fall election link 9:51am
TO_DVP
Don Valley Parkway@TO_DVP
#TrafficAlertTO: I52352 CLEARED: DON VALLEY PKWY SB BEYOND YORK MILLS DON VALLEY PKWY S RAMP 9:50am
TorontoStar
TorontoStar@TorontoStar
Police say they are investigating white supremacist and former Hamilton mayoral candidate Paul Fromm for a possible hate crime after the manifesto written by the man accused of killing 50 people in a mosque in New Zealand was posted to a a website. link 9:50am
joe_warmington
Joe Warmington@joe_warmington
Could also backfire. But when you are down in polls you gotta do what you gotta do. But that aside I thought the QP showed one guy looking on the ball and one guy ducking for cover. Canadians will decide. But Scheer showed up there big time. Trudeau not at all. link 9:50am
NEWSTALK1010
NEWSTALK1010@NEWSTALK1010
JUST IN: Toronto Police now say they believe the same person was responsible for leaving suspicious packages at Broadview Station both Monday and Tuesday. A 53-year-old man is in custody facing 8 charges including public mischief and uttering threats. 9:49am
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
Boy, 14, in life-threatening condition after he was struck by vehicle in North York link link 9:48am
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
Canadian figure skater Aurora Cotop has all the makings of a future star link link 9:48am
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
#BlueJays' Marcus Stroman at his fiery best against Yankees link Via @sundonib. link 9:46am
TorontoPolice
Toronto Police@TorontoPolice
0319 09:45 Suspicious Package Invsts, Brdview Station, Man Arrested link 9:45am
joe_warmington
Joe Warmington@joe_warmington
Do many rumours and spins. So many agendas. Too bad they don't just put out what happened and who was involved. It solves all mysteries link 9:41am
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680NEWS
680 NEWS Toronto@680NEWS
Airlines around the world have been working to redeploy their fleets since their Max 8s were grounded last week link 9:38am
CityNews
CityNews Toronto@CityNews
Air Canada says it has now adjusted its schedule through to April 30 to cover 98 per cent of its planned flights. link 9:37am
TorontoStar
TorontoStar@TorontoStar
A topsy turvy year of labour legislation when it comes to paid sick days has presented employers with a choice: keep what they initially implemented, or revert to the minimum standard. @GBCollege and @humbercollege have taken two different approaches. link 9:35am
TO_DVP
Don Valley Parkway@TO_DVP
#TrafficAlertTO: I52354 Don Valley Parkway N NB AT DANFORTH AVE: On ramp partially blocked due to a disabled vehicle. Road ops on scene. (2019/03/19 09:34 AM). 9:34am
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
From @simmonssteve: Navratilova and Evert big believers in Mississauga's Bianca Andreescu link link 9:33am
TorontoPolice
Toronto Police@TorontoPolice
0319 09:32 Personal Injury Collision #20/2019, Leslie Street At Finch Avenue East link 9:33am
CP24
CP24@CP24
JUST IN: Air Canada grounds its Boeing Max 8s until at least July 1 to provide certainty link link 9:31am
CP24
CP24@CP24
Olympic gold medallist Florent Manaudou returns to swimming link link 9:30am
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
About 300 metres of natural gas pipeline will soon run under the river to protect it from flooding. link 9:30am
TrendsmapCanada
Trendsmap Canada@TrendsmapCanada
#toystory4 is now trending in Canada link link 9:29am
CTVToronto
CTV Toronto@CTVToronto
Air Canada grounds its Boeing Max 8s until at least July 1 to provide certainty link link 9:27am
CP24
CP24@CP24
Opposition MPs call for open justice committee, Wilson-Raybould to reappear link link 9:26am
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
MLB '19: Longtime baseball voices going, going, almost gone link 9:25am
CTVToronto
CTV Toronto@CTVToronto
Sherman family's bid to demolish North York mansion goes before council today link link 9:24am
CP24
CP24@CP24
Swimmer Kenneth To dies at 26 while training in Florida link link 9:22am
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
AP finds hot records falling twice as often as cold ones link 9:22am
1236
12:36 🌯@1236
iHeartRadio's cheapest idea yet (which they claim is a first even though it's not) — A radio station that just plays podcasts link 9:21am
CP24
CP24@CP24
U.S.-backed rebels say they've captured an ISIS encampment in Baghouz, eastern Syria, but the overall fight continues link link 9:21am
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
Records show FBI was probing Michael Cohen long before raid link 9:20am
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
Cops hunting hit-run driver who left man, 21, critical in Brampton link link 9:20am
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
Liberals shoot themselves in foot over SNC-Lavalin scandal link Via @brianlilley. #cdnpoli #lavscam link 9:16am
TorontoStar
TorontoStar@TorontoStar
June "Mama June" Shannon has been arrested on drug charges in Alabama. link 9:14am
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
Only 7 Black Students Got Into N.Y.'s Most Selective High School, Out of 895 Spots link 9:13am
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
'It's Probably Over for Us': Record Floods Bring New Toll When Farmers Can Least Afford It – The New York Times – link 9:12am
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
Poppy super bloom leaves Lake Elsinore, California overrun with tourists, declaring safety crisis – The Washington Post – link 9:10am
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TO_DVP
Don Valley Parkway@TO_DVP
#TrafficAlertTO: I52353 CLEARED: DON VALLEY PKWY SB BEFORE DON VALLEY PKWY S DON MILLS RD N RAMP 9:09am
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
UPDATE: Subway, bus and streetcar service to Broadview station has resumed after 2nd suspicious package incident link 9:07am
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
Nevada Textalyzer law would give police access to a driver's cell phone to prove they were texting while driving – The Washington Post – link 9:07am
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
From @anthonyfurey: A wake-up call about violent white supremacy in Canada link #cdnpoli link 9:07am
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
Federal investigators (inc DOJ CRIMINAL Div) looking into Boeing 737 Max following 2 crashes in less than five months – The Washington Post – link 9:06am
wxTO
Toronto Weather@wxTO
9am: Partly Cloudy -1.5C – Feels: -3C / 26.6F] – link – Wind: SSE 5km/h – Barometer: 102.9 kPa ^ – Vis: 24.1km – Hum: 85% #Toronto #Weather 9:06am
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
UPDATE: Two lanes reopen after multi-vehicle crash closed southbound Highway 427 link 9:06am
TorontoStar
TorontoStar@TorontoStar
By disowning Randy Hillier, Doug Ford's Progressive Conservatives have disrespected their fellow Tories and the party's big tent has become a non-dissent tent, writes Ontario political columnist @reggcohn: link 9:05am
am640
640 Toronto@am640
UPDATE: Toronto police say suspicious package safely removed from Broadview Station. Full subway service has resumed. link 9:04am
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
New clubhouse rules mean less gaming for #BlueJays this season link Via @sundonib. link 9:03am
TTCnotices
TTC Service Alerts@TTCnotices
Line 2 Bloor-Danforth: Regular service has resumed at Broadview 9:02am
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
ANALYSIS: Money for shelters. Money for housing. Money for transit. The city's got a long list, writes @GraphicMatt. link 9:00am
TO_DVP
Don Valley Parkway@TO_DVP
#TrafficAlertTO: I52353 DON VALLEY PKWY SB BEFORE DON VALLEY PKWY S DON MILLS RD N RAMP: Left lane blocked due to a disabled vehicle. Road ops and Tow on scene. (2019/03/19 09:00 AM). 9:00am
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
SUNshine Girl Giselle loves spending time at the gym or the movies. link link 8:54am
TO_DVP
Don Valley Parkway@TO_DVP
#TrafficAlertTO: I52352 UPDATE: DON VALLEY PKWY SB BEYOND YORK MILLS DON VALLEY PKWY S RAMP Update: Right lane now blocked.Toronto Fire on scene. (2019/03/19 08:51 AM). Original: Right shoulder blocked due to a disabled van. (2019/03/19 08:46 AM). 8:51am
TO_DVP
Don Valley Parkway@TO_DVP
#TrafficAlertTO: I52352 DON VALLEY PKWY SB BEYOND YORK MILLS DON VALLEY PKWY S RAMP: Right shoulder blocked due to a disabled van. (2019/03/19 08:46 AM). 8:46am
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
UPDATE: Suspect arrested after two suspicious package incidents at Broadview station link 8:41am
CP24
CP24@CP24
UPDATED: Suspect arrested after suspicious package shuts down Broadview Station for second day link link 8:41am
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
From @markbonokoski: Budget-LavScam combo requires Canadians wear chest waders link #cdnpoli link 8:40am