GTA Update

Tweets from 05:39am EDT Sunday June 16th 2019 to 08:39am
TorontoStar
TorontoStar@TorontoStar
Hundreds of people gathered outside the Chinese Consulate in Vancouver on Saturday, condemning police violence against protesters in Hong Kong and calling for a controversial extradition bill to be completely withdrawn from consideration. #HKprotest link 8:35am (4 Mins.)
TorontoStar
TorontoStar@TorontoStar
Premier Doug Ford marched alongside police in the York Region #Pride parade Saturday — surprising organizers of the event. link 8:31am (8 Mins.)
TrendsmapCanada
Trendsmap Canada@TrendsmapCanada
#indvspak is now trending in Canada link link 8:30am (8 Mins.)
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
"Hallway medicine has become the norm in our city," says Brampton Mayor Patrick Brown. link 8:30am (9 Mins.)
joe_warmington
Joe Warmington@joe_warmington
link 8:26am
NEWSTALK1010
NEWSTALK1010@NEWSTALK1010
BREAKING: Electrical failure cuts power to all of Argentina and Uruguay, affecting nearly 48 million people. #Newstalk1010 link 8:20am
TTCnotices
TTC Service Alerts@TTCnotices
506 Carlton: Detour via Ossington Ave, Dundas St W and Bathurst St due to the Taste of Italy. link 8:15am
680NEWS
680 NEWS Toronto@680NEWS
BREAKING: A "massive failure" of the power system has left at least two South American countries – Argentina and Uruguay – without electricity, according to energy company Edesur Argentina. link 8:12am
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
Benjamin Netanyahu's wife Sara admits misusing public funds link 8:11am
CityNews
CityNews Toronto@CityNews
BREAKING: A "massive failure" of the power system has left at least two South American countries – Argentina and Uruguay – without electricity, according to energy company Edesur Argentina. link 8:11am
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
Electrical failure cuts power to all of Argentina and Uruguay, supplier says link 8:11am
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
Hong Kong extradition bill: Protesters return to streets despite suspension link 8:10am
wxTO
Toronto Weather@wxTO
8am: Partly Cloudy 14.3C – – Wind: ENE 21km/h – Barometer: 101.1 kPa ^ – Vis: 24.1km – Hum: 76% #Toronto #Weather 8:10am
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dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
Andrea Horwath gets 84% support in leadership review link 8:08am
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
Hamilton police investigating large fight at Gage Park Pride Festival link 8:07am
TorontoStar
TorontoStar@TorontoStar
Vintages is the fancy part of the LCBO. So it's reasonable to assume wines stocked there are pricier and better than the bottles in the less swanky areas of the store. But that's not really the case. link 8:05am
wxTO
Toronto Weather@wxTO
8am: Partly Cloudy 12.1C – – Wind: ENE 15km/h – Barometer: 101.2 kPa v – Vis: 24.1km – Hum: 84% #Toronto #Weather 8:05am
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
link 8:02am
680NEWS
680 NEWS Toronto@680NEWS
Tens of thousands of Hong Kong residents shouting "withdraw" and "resign" demanding that Chief Executive Carrie Lam step down link 8:02am
TorontoStar
TorontoStar@TorontoStar
Sean McCann, an award-winning actor known for his role on the Canadian TV series Night Heat, died on Thursday. He was 83. link 8:01am
CityNews
CityNews Toronto@CityNews
Tens of thousands of Hong Kong residents jammed the city's streets Sunday shouting "withdraw" and "resign" link 8:00am
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
In the sprawling backyard of a pub northeast of London, England, three raven chicks have taken up residence near the picnic tables and vegetable gardens. link 8:00am
joe_warmington
Joe Warmington@joe_warmington
This is the shot I was looking for with the Raptors with the Larry O last night. But we will see it Monday on top of a bus. link 8:00am
TTCnotices
TTC Service Alerts@TTCnotices
97B Yonge: Detour via Gerrard, Church, Queen due to the NXNE Music and Gaming Festival. link 8:00am
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
Families of children with autism under 'severe stress': Report link 8:00am
Toronto_Fire
Toronto Fire Service@Toronto_Fire
Today at 11 AM we pay tribute to our fallen firefighters at Station 334 ?@TPFFA? ?@cityoftoronto? link 7:57am
CityNews
CityNews Toronto@CityNews
One person is in custody after an early morning fire at a Brampton home. No injuries have been reported. link 7:56am
joe_warmington
Joe Warmington@joe_warmington
Omert? has a lot in it too: "My enemies send each other the texts that they could never send me I'm bankin' two million a show for the residency Nevada gaming commission in a frenzy How much money can this casino lend me?" link 7:55am
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
Wolfpack dominates Dewsbury Rams link link 7:55am
680NEWS
680 NEWS Toronto@680NEWS
One person is in custody following a suspicious fire at a Brampton home early Sunday morning link 7:55am
TrendsmapCanada
Trendsmap Canada@TrendsmapCanada
#ihatewhenpeoplesay is now trending in Canada link link 7:44am
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dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
U.S. Escalates Online Attacks on Russia's Power Grid link 7:34am
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
Meet one of India's most divisive new legislators: A Hindu nun charged with terrorism link 7:30am
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
A slate of films directed by and starring women are set for release this year. link 7:30am
joe_warmington
Joe Warmington@joe_warmington
For sure. They earned it. There are different ways of looking at it which is always a positive in a democracy. One fact is Raptors could have come home straight away and partied in Toronto but decided Las Vegas and fan Drake would get the initial celebration. That's what happened link 7:29am
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
After a 4-year-old took doll from store, video shows Phoenix police pulling a gun on parents link 7:29am
joe_warmington
Joe Warmington@joe_warmington
I enjoy his music. My kids love him. link 7:23am
joe_warmington
Joe Warmington@joe_warmington
Omert? and Money in the Grave are the new ones released at the launch party – sorry NBA championship celebration party for the Raptors at his nightclub at the Wynn in Vegas. link 7:22am
globalnewsto
Global News Toronto@globalnewsto
Global News will provide multi-platform live coverage of #Raptors parade Monday. Will you be watching? link #WeTheNorth #WeTheChamps link 7:16am
joe_warmington
Joe Warmington@joe_warmington
On same day @Drake dropped two new songs. link 7:15am
TrendsmapCanada
Trendsmap Canada@TrendsmapCanada
#indiavspakistan is now trending in Canada link link 7:12am
wxTO
Toronto Weather@wxTO
7am: Partly Cloudy 12.1C – – Wind: ENE 15km/h – Barometer: 101.2 kPa v – Vis: 24.1km – Hum: 84% #Toronto #Weather 7:10am
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Joe Warmington@joe_warmington
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joe_warmington
Joe Warmington@joe_warmington
Just joking around. Still love those Raptors. Love those Toronto fans too. link 7:06am
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
LGBT investing group Gaingels makes its 1st Canadian deal link link 7:06am
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
Get in the grove, dad! link link 7:05am
TorontoStar
TorontoStar@TorontoStar
Is sunscreen overrated? An expert brings us to the secondary reason to wear sunscreen daily: protection from the ravages of photo-aging. More here: Ask The Kit link 7:05am
joe_warmington
Joe Warmington@joe_warmington
680NEWS
680 NEWS Toronto@680NEWS
There were two winning tickets in Saturday night's nearly $30 million Lotto 649 jackpot draw. Both were sold in the Prairies. The guaranteed $1-million prize was won by a ticket holder in Ontario. link 7:03am
am640
640 Toronto@am640
Good morning! Today – mainly cloudy, high of 20 Tonight – partly cloudy, low of 11 Monday – mainly sunny, high of 20 7:00am
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
The party promises to reform Canada's health-care system to fund a whole new suite of services, just as the Liberals are looking at creating a national drug plan. link 7:00am
wxTO
Toronto Weather@wxTO
7am: Partly Cloudy 10.9C – – Wind: ENE 13km/h – Barometer: 101.1 kPa v – Vis: 24.1km – Hum: 91% #Toronto #Weather 7:00am
joe_warmington
Joe Warmington@joe_warmington
They are the champions. We are not Las Vegas. link 6:56am
joe_warmington
Joe Warmington@joe_warmington
CTVToronto
CTV Toronto@CTVToronto
Environment Canada is calling for mainly cloudy skies with a high of 20 C today. 6:52am
CP24
CP24@CP24
Mexico vows to help Central American migrants amid crackdown link link 6:49am
CP24
CP24@CP24
Huge crowds march in Hong Kong, piling pressure on leader link link 6:48am
CP24
CP24@CP24
Saudi crown prince says kingdom isn't seeking war in region link link 6:46am
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CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
The White House will host Trudeau next week, but it's hardly a convenient moment for Trudeau to ask Trump for a favour. link 6:34am
TrendsmapCanada
Trendsmap Canada@TrendsmapCanada
#indvpak is now trending in Canada link link 6:19am
CP24
CP24@CP24
Today's weather: Mainly cloudy with a daytime high of 20 C. 6:16am
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
U.S. OPEN HEAVYWEIGHT FIGHT: Woodland and Rose at top of pack link link 6:14am
wxTO
Toronto Weather@wxTO
6am: Partly Cloudy 10.9C – – Wind: ENE 13km/h – Barometer: 101.1 kPa v – Vis: 24.1km – Hum: 91% #Toronto #Weather 6:10am
NEWSTALK1010
NEWSTALK1010@NEWSTALK1010
Heroes welcome last night for the new #NBAChamps #WeTheNorth #Newstalk1010 link 6:09am
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wxTO
Toronto Weather@wxTO
6am: Partly Cloudy 11.3C – – Wind: NE 13km/h – Barometer: 101.1 kPa v – Vis: 24.1km – Hum: 92% #Toronto #Weather 6:05am
TorontoStar
TorontoStar@TorontoStar
A new report says that many humans are consuming about a ?'s worth of plastic every week. "It is probably one of the most ubiquitous types of pollution that has come to light," says David Locky, a wetland ecologist. link 6:05am
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
Ball Leafs fall to Royals in extras link link 5:51am