GTA Update

Tweets from 06:59pm EST Monday January 21st 2019 to 08:59pm
OPP_GTATraffic
OPP GTA Traffic@OPP_GTATraffic
COLLISION: #Hwy401 WB Express approaching the Allen – Single vehicle blocking the right lane. ^ag now
globalnewsto
Global News Toronto@globalnewsto
Two men from Brampton have been charged in a chaotic incident Friday that saw a stolen semi truck collide into multiple vehicles and cause large amounts of damage in Winnipeg. link 8:55pm (4 Mins.)
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
Leafs' Babcock pairs Matthews and Marner to 'ignite something' link 8:48pm
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
Maple Leafs could do more to draw more, and more than two points on the line link link 8:47pm
NEWSTALK1010
NEWSTALK1010@NEWSTALK1010
Former Blue Jay Roy Halladay looks poised to be elected to the Hall of Fame Tuesday link #HOF2019 link 8:42pm
1236
12:36 🌯@1236
crowdsourced list of semi-Canadian (non-CanCon) celebs a la Kamala — Ian Astbury — Gerard Butler — David Byrne — Tom Cruise — Steph Curry — Miley Cyrus — Kim Gordon — Howard Jones — Elon Musk — Matthew Perry — Prince Andrew — Keanu Reeves — Rex Ryan link 8:36pm
TorontoStar
TorontoStar@TorontoStar
If nuance and context are everything, new videos show the Covington Catholic High School students should not be expelled, as some are demanding, writes @vinaymenon. link 8:35pm
1236
12:36 🌯@1236
crowdsourced list of semi-Canadian (non-CanCon) celebs a la Kamala — Ian Astbury — Gerard Butler — David Byrne — Tom Cruise — Steph Curry — Miley Cyrus — Elon Musk — Kim Gordon — Howard Jones — Matthew Perry — Prince Andrew — Keanu Reeves — Rex Ryan link 8:34pm
TTCnotices
TTC Service Alerts@TTCnotices
Line 2: Delays of up to 15 minutes westbound near High Park due to police activity. 8:34pm
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
Victims reveal agony and loss that senseless shooting inflicted link link 8:32pm
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
Letter to Chinese President Xi Jinping warns arrests could lead to 'less dialogue and greater distrust.' link 8:30pm
TrendsmapCanada
Trendsmap Canada@TrendsmapCanada
#moneyresolutions is now trending in Canada link link 8:29pm
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Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
Class action against 8 lawnmower makers (incl big brands) reaches $7.5M settlement link link 8:25pm
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
Hamilton rejects raising taxes to pay for more road repairs link link 8:23pm
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
York police arrest robbery suspect after restaurant owner rams getaway car link link 8:22pm
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
Wife of gymnastics coach on trial for sexual assault suspended from coaching link link 8:19pm
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
Transport minister announces task force on school bus seatbelts link link 8:19pm
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
Expect more extreme hurricanes on the East Coast due to faster ice melts in Greenland, study says link link 8:18pm
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
Trudeau, Freeland held 20 high-level international talks with allies on China dispute link link 8:18pm
TTCnotices
TTC Service Alerts@TTCnotices
14 Glencairn: Detour eastbound via Roselawn Ave and Latimer Ave due to a blocked road. 8:18pm
OPP_GTATraffic
OPP GTA Traffic@OPP_GTATraffic
COLLISION: #Hwy401 WB Express approaching Meadowvale Rd – Multiple vehicles blocking left and centre lanes. #OPP enroute. ^ag 8:17pm
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
Islamic State group targets US convoy in northeastern Syria (from @AP) link 8:16pm
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
More sexual abuse claims rock South Korean skating (from @AP) link 8:16pm
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
OUT IN THE COLD: Evacuated daycare kids no coats, hats link link 8:15pm
TorontoStar
TorontoStar@TorontoStar
The Mississauga disability support program office mistakenly emailed the private information of 45,000 people to 100 recipients, Ontario's social services minister said. link 8:15pm
joe_warmington
Joe Warmington@joe_warmington
Nathan Phillips – "Vietnam Times" Veteran : This ain't Hell, but you can see it from here link 8:14pm
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
Toddler rescue effort reaches most dangerous stage in Spain: engineer link 8:13pm
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
Ten sailors dead, 14 saved after two ships catch fire near Crimea link 8:13pm
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
Canadian railways ration space as commodity congestion problems worsen link 8:12pm
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
Zimbabwe court says internet shutdown illegal as more civilians detained link 8:12pm
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
'A List' climate change firms outperform on stock market: survey link 8:11pm
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
Asian shares, U.S. stock futures slip as growth worries loom link 8:11pm
680NEWS
680 NEWS Toronto@680NEWS
Entry-level training standard en route for Canadian truckers within a year link 8:11pm
CTVToronto
CTV Toronto@CTVToronto
Students dealing with cold classrooms, burst pipes on bitterly cold day link link 8:10pm
CityNews
CityNews Toronto@CityNews
The country's transportation ministers have agreed to develop an entry-level national training standard for semi-truck drivers. link 8:10pm
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
IAAF clears 42 Russian athletes to compete as neutrals in 2019 link 8:08pm
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
Russian rescue amid deadly blaze on two cargo ships off Crimea link 8:07pm
TrendsmapCanada
Trendsmap Canada@TrendsmapCanada
#makeanassist is now trending in Canada link link 8:07pm
wxTO
Toronto Weather@wxTO
8pm: Clear -13.6C – Feels: -22C / -7.6F] – link – Wind: NW 20km/h – Barometer: 103.5 kPa ^ – Vis: 24.1km – Hum: 54% #Toronto #Weather 8:06pm
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
Ontario Medical Association apologizes for 2019 calendar that fails to mention a single female physician link 8:06pm
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
Billionaire Stronach family feud heats up with Belinda's defence link 8:05pm
TorontoStar
TorontoStar@TorontoStar
The world's least-affordable housing market? 1. Hong Kong 2. Vancouver 10. Toronto and London, England — tied. link 8:05pm
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
Bureaucrat in charge of Phoenix pay system named head of Canadian Mint link 8:04pm
TTCnotices
TTC Service Alerts@TTCnotices
52 Lawrence West: Major delays between Caledonia Rd and Dufferin St due to traffic congestion. 8:04pm
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
The Top Ten Reasons — no, 115 — Doug Ford is our best premier ever! link 8:04pm
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
Privacy breach hits 45,000 recipients of Ontario's disability support program link 8:03pm
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
Canadian Tire attacker paranoid, deluded, court-ordered report finds link 8:02pm
TrendsmapCanada
Trendsmap Canada@TrendsmapCanada
#rezgirls64 is now trending in Canada link link 8:02pm
TTCnotices
TTC Service Alerts@TTCnotices
501 Queen: No service between Kingston Rd and Neville Pk Loop while we respond to a medical emergency. 8:02pm
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
10 passengers hurt as TTC bus hits fence outside Lawrence East station link 8:02pm
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
Video from Toronto shelters shows 'inhumane' conditions, indicates shelter system is broken, advocate says link 8:00pm
TorontoStar
TorontoStar@TorontoStar
Ten people were sent to hospital Monday evening after a TTC bus struck a fence outside Lawrence East station. link 8:00pm
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
A company memo informed employees of the news Monday morning. link 8:00pm
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TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
LEVY: Fiefdom building rampant at City Hall link link 7:58pm
TTCnotices
TTC Service Alerts@TTCnotices
504 B King: Detour westbound via Queen St E and Church St due to a blocked track 7:56pm
joe_warmington
Joe Warmington@joe_warmington
Burger Summit @realDonaldTrump link 7:56pm
globalnewsto
Global News Toronto@globalnewsto
'These are stressors that we go through any time of the year': A look at how 'Blue Monday' began link 7:51pm
TTCnotices
TTC Service Alerts@TTCnotices
504 A King: No service westbound from Church St to Distillery Loop due to a blocked track 7:46pm
TOcorey
Corey Bellamy@TOcorey
Hunter-killer sub HMCS Corner Brook undergoes massive retrofit link (via @CTVNewsVI) 7:46pm
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
B.C. Speaker accuses top legislature officials of flagrant spending, inappropriate personal enrichment link 7:43pm
OPP_GTATraffic
OPP GTA Traffic@OPP_GTATraffic
TRAFFIC HAZARD: #QEW Toronto bound off ramp to Fairview #BurlON – Disabled vehicle blocking the right lane. ^ag 7:42pm
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
Police chopper chases down alleged drunk driver link link 7:41pm
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
10 people taken to hospital following TTC bus collision link link 7:40pm
CP24
CP24@CP24
Privacy breach impacts thousands of Ontario disability support recipients link link 7:37pm
TorontoStar
TorontoStar@TorontoStar
Justin Trudeau is not the only federal leader who could benefit from the decline of the NDP in Quebec come next fall's general election. The Bloc Qu?b?cois, under its latest leader, is also banking on it. More from @ChantalHbert: link 7:35pm
am640
640 Toronto@am640
10 taken to hospital with minor injuries after TTC bus went off road at Line 3 station link 7:32pm
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
From marker lids to lone Lego pieces, this Toronto teacher is keeping misfit toys out of landfills by giving them a second life. Read more: link link 7:30pm
680NEWS
680 NEWS Toronto@680NEWS
Homeless couple says they were left out in the cold link 7:29pm
CityNews
CityNews Toronto@CityNews
As temperatures drop to dangerous lows, Toronto's shelter system is nearing capacity. @shaunacitynews with a local homeless couple who says they were turned away from three shelters, despite the issuance of an extreme cold weather alert. link 7:28pm
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TrendsmapCanada
Trendsmap Canada@TrendsmapCanada
#senslincolndatenight is now trending in Canada link link 7:27pm
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
ISIS terrorist mentally ill but knew right from wrong: Report link link 7:25pm
680NEWS
680 NEWS Toronto@680NEWS
Deep freeze slows down streetcars and subways link 7:23pm
CityNews
CityNews Toronto@CityNews
Temperatures over the weekend and on Monday were so extreme that transit equipment started breaking down. @TinaYazdani with the delays and route cancellations caused by the deep freeze. link 7:23pm
TTCnotices
TTC Service Alerts@TTCnotices
510 Spadina: Regular service has resumed southbound from College St to Queen St W. 7:22pm
OPP_GTATraffic
OPP GTA Traffic@OPP_GTATraffic
TRAFFIC HAZARD: #QEW Fort Erie bound approaching Dixie Rd – Disabled vehicle blocking the left lane. ^ag 7:22pm
NEWSTALK1010
NEWSTALK1010@NEWSTALK1010
North York General Hospital's emergency department is still accepting walk-in patients despite a water pipe that burst because of extreme cold 7:22pm
joe_warmington
Joe Warmington@joe_warmington
But the video shows he approached them link 7:21pm
CityNews
CityNews Toronto@CityNews
Some flurries will turn to freezing rain as the temperatures increase to above zero by the middle of the week. Meteorologist @adamstiles has your seven-day forecast. WATCH: link 7:20pm
680NEWS
680 NEWS Toronto@680NEWS
After their friend died by suicide, two teenagers set up an Instagram account to help other teens who are struggling with mental health issues. Audra Brown has more on the live chats they hold every Monday evening. WATCH: link 7:19pm
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
TD Bank takes down ads targeting South Asians after complaint about the word 'desi' link link 7:19pm
CityNews
CityNews Toronto@CityNews
The sale and transfer of illegal goods and services on the dark web is growing at an alarming rate, says a cyber security expert. @CityAdrian with the simple way your personal information could become a part of the billion dollar industry. link 7:18pm
CityNews
CityNews Toronto@CityNews
Singer-songwriter @stephenputh, the younger brother of pop singer @charlieputh, went from a history major to reaching almost 2 million views on YouTube. As @LindsayDunnTV finds out, he hopes to put out his debut album this year. link #CityMusicTO @Sony_Music 7:17pm
680NEWS
680 NEWS Toronto@680NEWS
How your personal info could fall prey to the dark web link 7:16pm
TorontoStar
TorontoStar@TorontoStar
In a speech to the Economic Club of Canada, Ontario's premier puts his government's track record "up against any government in Canadian history." Hold on, this claim is history in the making — and unmaking, @reggcohn writes. link 7:15pm
680NEWS
680 NEWS Toronto@680NEWS
Stephen Puth, the younger brother of singer Charlie Puth, went from majoring in history to reaching almost 2 million views on YouTube, As Lindsay Dunn finds out, he hopes to put out his debut album this year. link 7:13pm
CityNews
CityNews Toronto@CityNews
In an effort to deter drunk driving, York Regional Police have started publicly releasing the names of those charged with impaired driving. @ericaracheltv with whether the move to 'name and shame' is working. link 7:11pm
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
LILLEY: Union boss calls Ford 'most dangerous premier' link link 7:10pm
680NEWS
680 NEWS Toronto@680NEWS
Passengers spend 15 hours on tarmac after plane door freezes link 7:09pm
680NEWS
680 NEWS Toronto@680NEWS
Kamala Harris launches 2020 White House bid link 7:09pm
wxTO
Toronto Weather@wxTO
7pm: Clear -13.3C – Feels: -22C / -7.6F] – link – Wind: WNW 21km/h – Barometer: 103.5 kPa ^ – Vis: 24.1km – Hum: 52% #Toronto #Weather 7:09pm
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
The top 26 billionaires are as wealthy as 3.8 billion people link 7:09pm
680NEWS
680 NEWS Toronto@680NEWS
A violent attack at Southlake Regional Health Centre in Newmarket has raised questions about safety for staff at hospitals link 7:08pm
CityNews
CityNews Toronto@CityNews
Kamala Harris launches 2020 White House bid link 7:07pm
CityNews
CityNews Toronto@CityNews
Passengers spend 15 hours on tarmac after plane door freezes link @cityfrancis @richard680news 7:05pm
TorontoStar
TorontoStar@TorontoStar
"I am being called every name in the book, including a racist, and I will not stand for this moblike character assassination of my family's name," wrote Sandmann, student seen in video mocking Native American protester says, denies harassment. link 7:05pm
CityNews
CityNews Toronto@CityNews
Attack at Newmarket hospital raises staff safety concerns link @CityCynthia 7:04pm
CityNews
CityNews Toronto@CityNews
TTC bus crashes into wall in Scarborough, 10 hurt link 7:00pm
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
'This is not a size issue, this is a pride issue,' Mac the Moose said. link 7:00pm