GTA Update

Tweets from 12:44pm EST Friday February 23rd 2018 to 02:44pm
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one two three six@1236
this @badboysontario seems well-timed to capture a certain zeitgeist (just two tweets and a header image in) link now
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
Wynne, Couillard plead for modernized NAFTA. #onpoli #cdnpoli link link now
TrendsmapCanada
Trendsmap Canada@TrendsmapCanada
Isaac Saul, @ike_saul is now trending in Canada link link 2:41pm (3 Mins.)
1236
one two three six@1236
latest @FamousLostPod mentions how CHUM FM got a 2011 interview with Prince in exchange for "playing the heck" out of one of his dud songs — not the kind of thing you hear disclosed often link 2:38pm (6 Mins.)
TorontoStar
TorontoStar@TorontoStar
Trump has said over and over that U.S. has a trade deficit with Canada. Trudeau, other Canadian officials say he's incorrect. Now, his own economic advisers say he's wrong. Will he listen? link 2:35pm (9 Mins.)
CityNews
CityNews Toronto@CityNews
A Parkdale apartment building is in such deplorable conditions that tenants had to evacuate to a nearby motel more than two weeks ago, and they're not sure when or if they will ever be able to go back link @Ginella_M link 2:33pm
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
Ontario is banning door-to-door sales as of March 1 link link 2:33pm
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
Critically injured Hamilton man who was stuck in Costa Rica makes it home link link 2:33pm
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
'GET STUFFED': Sex toy orders pizza upon climax link link 2:30pm
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
'Just because it's small doesn't mean it's not litter': Group issues warning about 'tiny trash' on Canada's shorelines link link 2:30pm
TPSOperations
Toronto Police OPS@TPSOperations
HAZARD: Gardiner XWY and Yonge Street. Info – broken down car on the westbound off ramp. #GO343912 ^CdK 2:28pm
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one two three six@1236
trumping Christine Elliott on this one … link 2:27pm
wxTO
Toronto Weather@wxTO
2pm: Light Rain 3.3C – link – Wind: SE 6km/h – Barometer: 101.8 kPa v – Vis: 6.4km – Hum: 92% #Toronto #Weather 2:27pm
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
"Talking to the president, I've never been so unimpressed by a person in my life. He didn't make me feel better in the slightest." link 2:20pm
TorontoStar
TorontoStar@TorontoStar
"@SouthwestAir flight 1904 allows a support dog on the plane, bites kid, paramedics now on plane. Why are dogs on the plane?! Never again will I fly SWA," passenger Todd Rice said in his tweet, which appears to have been deleted. link 2:20pm
CTVToronto
CTV Toronto@CTVToronto
Auston Matthews out of Leafs lineup with shoulder injury link link 2:19pm
ACollinsPhoto
Andrew Collins@ACollinsPhoto
.@HamiltonPolice have closed the Sherman Access due to a rock slide. City is responding to the scene and it is unsure how long this will be closed. There is potential that more rocks will slide. #HamOnt link 2:18pm
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
Auston Matthews out of Maple Leafs lineup with shoulder injury. Via @sunhornby. link link 2:16pm
globalnewsto
Global News Toronto@globalnewsto
A wild elephant left Rohingya Muslim refugees injured Thursday after entering a camp in Bangladesh. link 2:15pm
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TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
Suspect arrested in murder of Filipina maid who was stuffed in freezer in Kuwait link link 2:13pm
CTVToronto
CTV Toronto@CTVToronto
Caroline Mulroney ramps up attacks on fellow Ont. PC leadership candidates link link 2:11pm
TrendsmapCanada
Trendsmap Canada@TrendsmapCanada
K?k?, @kekeflipnote is now trending in Canada link link 2:11pm
TrendsmapCanada
Trendsmap Canada@TrendsmapCanada
#nationalaviationday is now trending in Canada link link 2:11pm
wxTO
Toronto Weather@wxTO
2pm: Light Rain 3.0C – link – Wind: N 1km/h – Barometer: 101.8 kPa v – Vis: 2.0km – Hum: 92% #Toronto #Weather 2:09pm
OPP_GTATraffic
OPP GTA Traffic@OPP_GTATraffic
TRAFFIC HAZARD: #Hwy401 WB Collectors, W of Yonge – Wood debris in right lane, MTO advised. ^cc 2:09pm
am640
640 Toronto@am640
COMMENTARY. True and false may be black and white values, but "fake news" lacks a cohesive definition, writes @AndrewLawton. link 2:07pm
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
The psychology of medalling: How to think like a Canadian Olympian. #PyeongChang2018 link link 2:07pm
TorontoStar
TorontoStar@TorontoStar
"(Thursday) night, I learned Patrick Brown is under investigation by the integrity commissioner, proving once again that these distractions have no place in the leadership race. I hope that he does the right thing for the party and steps aside.": Mulroney link 2:05pm
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
"It is shameful and dangerous to American security that while Putin attacks America, Trump praises Putin." link 2:02pm
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
Toronto's ex top planner warns 'our streets are unsafe' after pedestrian deaths link link 2:00pm
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
WATCH EXTRA POINTS: Our hipster sports critics @KurtLarSUN and @MatiszJohn have a solution to fix our hockey problem at the #Olympics and more! #TeamCanada CLICK: link link 1:59pm
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
'Don't take risks': Jimmy Kimmel gives Fergie anthem advice link link 1:59pm
1236
one two three six@1236
After sudden death, local public radio stations are bringing Gothamist, DCist and LAist back to life link 1:56pm
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one two three six@1236
expect to hear FAKE NEWS mentioned a million times next week if that newspaper bailout makes the federal budget, or not! link link 1:53pm
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
Deputy in Florida school shooting who didn't enter building 'certainly did a poor job': Donald Trump. link link 1:51pm
wxTO
Toronto Weather@wxTO
1pm: Light Rain 2.9C – link – Wind: N 2km/h – Barometer: 101.9 kPa v – Vis: 2.0km – Hum: 92% #Toronto #Weather 1:51pm
TrendsmapCanada
Trendsmap Canada@TrendsmapCanada
#laloche is now trending in Canada link link 1:45pm
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OPP_GTATraffic
OPP GTA Traffic@OPP_GTATraffic
COLLISION: #Hwy401 EB off ramp to Westney Rd #Ajax – Multiple vehicles, ramp blocked. Emergency services on scene. ^jt 1:40pm
TrendsmapCanada
Trendsmap Canada@TrendsmapCanada
Charles Hamilton, @_chamilton is now trending in Canada link link 1:39pm
am640
640 Toronto@am640
Just in: An emergency request to pause the deportation hearing of a former Somali child refugee has been denied. link 1:39pm
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
From @simmonssteve: Team Canada beat itself in embarrassing loss to Germany. #PyeongChang2018 link link 1:38pm
CityNews
CityNews Toronto@CityNews
Caroline Mulroney sharpening her attacks on her rivals in Ontario PC leadership race, urging them to support her calls for Patrick Brown to back out of the contest link #ontpoli link 1:37pm
am640
640 Toronto@am640
The official Opposition is calling for an emergency committee meeting about how a man convicted of attempted murder wound up being invited to a prime ministerial event in India. link 1:35pm
NEWSTALK1010
NEWSTALK1010@NEWSTALK1010
Ontario restaurant price hikes boost food inflation after minimum wage increase link link 1:35pm
TorontoStar
TorontoStar@TorontoStar
Rick Gates will plead guilty Friday afternoon to committing a conspiracy to defraud the United States and lying to the FBI, numerous U.S. media outlets reported. link 1:35pm
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
Anthrax threat to Prince Harry, Meghan Markle treated as hate crime link link 1:32pm
globalnewsto
Global News Toronto@globalnewsto
Canada's Finance Minister Bill Morneau was asked a question that seemed to leave him at a loss for words. link #cdnpoli 1:31pm
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
Smartphone sales fall for first time ever, says Gartner link via @CNET 1:31pm
TTCnotices
Official TTC Tweets@TTCnotices
Saturday only closure – No north-south shuttles. If travelling on Yonge btwn Sheppard & St Clair, there will be extra 97 Yonge buses or take one of the frequent east-west express buses to get to the University side of Line 1. Allow for extra travel time. link 1:30pm
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
Toronto firefighters donate $1,000 to couple who lost belongings in house fire link link 1:30pm
1236
one two three six@1236
Commander Tom hanging out and hanging in at 84 link link 1:28pm
OntarioWarnings
Ontario Warnings@OntarioWarnings
Stay informed of flood-related closures and cancellations. #CKFLOOD2018 link 1:27pm
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
From @anthonyfurey: The world has all of a sudden revised its take on @JustinTrudeau. #cdnpoli link link 1:26pm
OPP_GTATraffic
OPP GTA Traffic@OPP_GTATraffic
TRAFFIC HAZARD: #Hwy404 NB before Davis Dr #Newmarket – Wood debris in left lanes. MTO advised. ^jt 1:25pm
am640
640 Toronto@am640
Chatham-Kent is the latest southwestern Ontario community to face the threat of flooding in the wake of mild temperatures, melting snowbanks, and heavy rain link 1:24pm
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
'Planned and calculated': La Loche school shooter will be sentenced as adult. link link 1:19pm
CityNews
CityNews Toronto@CityNews
Bruce McArthur is facing a 6th charge of first-degree murder. @CityAdrian has the details. link 1:17pm
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am640
640 Toronto@am640
TD Bank says it is taking a pause on allowing customers to use its credit cards to buy cryptocurrency link 1:11pm
TrendsmapCanada
Trendsmap Canada@TrendsmapCanada
GermanForeignOffice, @germanydiplo is now trending in Canada link link 1:10pm
TrendsmapCanada
Trendsmap Canada@TrendsmapCanada
#oneteam is now trending in Canada link link 1:10pm
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
Vegan who claimed diet cured her of cancer, lesbianism dies link link 1:08pm
TorontoPolice
Toronto Police@TorontoPolice
23 Division's "Find Them Fridays": WANTED Juan Carlos Rodriguez for Assault and Fail To Comply Probation Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-2300. Anonymous tips to Crime Stoppers 1-800-222-8477 ^af link 1:07pm
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one two three six@1236
Go Down Moses: Globe probes Znaimer horndoggin' link 1:06pm
wxTO
Toronto Weather@wxTO
1pm: Light Rain 2.6C – link – Wind: ESE 5km/h – Barometer: 102.0 kPa v – Vis: 6.4km – Hum: 91% #Toronto #Weather 1:06pm
TorontoStar
TorontoStar@TorontoStar
'I feel bad, like I disappointed everyone.' From start to finish, Canada's Gabrielle Daleman's routine was full of errors, Rosie DiManno writes. link 1:05pm
am640
640 Toronto@am640
Timeline of events in #BruceMcArthur suspected serial killings case link 1:04pm
TO_DVP
Don Valley Parkway@TO_DVP
I38681 CLEARED: Don Valley Parkway SB South of LAWRENCE AVE E. 1:04pm
TO_DVP
Don Valley Parkway@TO_DVP
I38681 Don Valley Parkway SB South of LAWRENCE AVE E: Right shoulder blocked due to disabled vehicle. 1:02pm
globalnewsto
Global News Toronto@globalnewsto
The defence minister says he hopes settlements will bring closure and healing to those involved. link 1:01pm
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
Condo owners allege former board members siphoned money, left them on the hook for $750K link link 1:01pm
am640
640 Toronto@am640
"In the moment, I was disappointed with the outcome of the game, and my emotions got the better of me," #TeamCanada's Jocelyne Larocque said in a statement. link #Olympics #Pyeongchang2018 12:59pm
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
Toronto FC signs Spanish midfielder Ager Aketxe link link 12:59pm
joe_warmington
Joe Warmington@joe_warmington
Have a great weekend 12:55pm
TO_DVP
Don Valley Parkway@TO_DVP
I38680 CLEARED: Don Valley Parkway SB South of LAWRENCE AVE E. 12:55pm
CityNews
CityNews Toronto@CityNews
A Bowmanville girl who wanted to buy an iPhone — but was too young to get a job to pay for it — wrote a book about the ordeal in order to make some money to pay for her smartphone. link link 12:55pm
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
Toronto Police sergeant used constable's bikini pics as police computer wallpaper: Witness link link 12:55pm
CityNews
CityNews Toronto@CityNews
Has the lack of #NHL players diminished your interest in the #Olympics? link 12:55pm
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one two three six@1236
press release for the Stafford and Gurney switcheroo at GNR 640 link 12:54pm
globalnewsto
Global News Toronto@globalnewsto
'Convicting a Murderer' will examine allegations that evidence was planted and crime scenes were tampered with. link 12:53pm
CityNews
CityNews Toronto@CityNews
BREAKING: A young man who shot and killed four people at a school and in a home in in La Loche in northern Saskatchewan will be sentenced as an adult. 12:51pm
wxTO
Toronto Weather@wxTO
12pm: Light Rain 2.6C – link – Wind: SE 12km/h – Barometer: 102.0 kPa v – Vis: 6.4km – Hum: 91% #Toronto #Weather 12:51pm
am640
640 Toronto@am640
BREAKING: The shooter in a Saskatchewan home and school shooting that left 4 people dead and 7 wounded will be sentenced as an adult. link 12:50pm
TO_DVP
Don Valley Parkway@TO_DVP
I38680 Don Valley Parkway SB South of LAWRENCE AVE E: Right shoulder blocked due to collision. 12:47pm
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
Caroline Mulroney ramps up attacks on PC leadership rivals. #onpoli link link 12:46pm
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one two three six@1236
the "eight minutes late" edition of link in your inbox now, see ya link 12:45pm
CP24
CP24@CP24
BREAKING: La Loche, Sask. school shooter to be sentenced as adult 12:44pm