GTA Update

Tweets from 11:03am EST Sunday December 8th 2019 to 01:03pm
CP24
CP24@CP24
Court weighs whether Boston Marathon bomber got a fair trial link link 1:01pm (1 Min.)
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
Donato cartoon, Dec. 8, 2019 link link 1:01pm (2 Mins.)
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
If the city of Brampton gets its way, there will be another university in the Greater Toronto Area. link 1:01pm (2 Mins.)
wxTO
Toronto Weather@wxTO
1pm: Mostly Cloudy 4.2C – – Wind: S 27km/h Gusts to 37km/h – Barometer: 101.8 kPa v – Vis: 24.1km – Hum: 59% #Toronto #Weather 1:00pm (3 Mins.)
CP24
CP24@CP24
'Frozen 2' leads box office again; 'Playmobil' flops link link 12:58pm (5 Mins.)
CTVToronto
CTV Toronto@CTVToronto
"This is one of those opportunities you can't pass up." link 12:56pm (6 Mins.)
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
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CP24
CP24@CP24
Official: Base gunman visited New York days before shooting link link 12:55pm (7 Mins.)
SimonOstler
Simon Ostler@SimonOstler
Jimmy Fallon as Trudeau, Paul Rudd as Macron: latest #SNL cold open recalls viral NATO moment link 12:54pm (9 Mins.)
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
AFV 30th anniversary special tops this week's TV must-sees link link 12:51pm
am640
640 Toronto@am640
A jury has found two brothers guilty of second-degree murder in the case of 17-year-old Trevor Seraphine who was ambushed and killed on March 21, 2015 in Etobicoke. link 12:48pm
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
Raptors feeling good a quarter of the way through NBA season link Via @wolstatsun link 12:46pm
CP24
CP24@CP24
A motorcyclist is injured after a collision with another vehicle vat Danforth Avenue and Emmott Avenue, according to Toronto police. 12:42pm
CityNews
CityNews Toronto@CityNews
#ICYMI: With the penny now a distant memory in Canadian currency, is it time to nix the nickel? link 12:41pm
CP24
CP24@CP24
SNL skewers Trudeau's mockery of Trump in high school cafeteria sketch link link 12:39pm
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
From @towhey: 30 years after #EcolePolytechnique, gun control has failed link #cdnpoli link 12:38pm
CP24
CP24@CP24
Ontario court to hear challenge to prison needle ban this week link link 12:35pm
TorontoStar
Toronto Star@TorontoStar
Everyone's Christmas tree shopping. From the Biebers to Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge! This week on #Stargazing @TanisFowler link 12:35pm
TTCnotices
TTC Service Alerts@TTCnotices
Line 2 Bloor-Danforth: No service between Keele and Ossington as power has been shut down. We are investigating the cause and working to fix it as quickly as possible. 12:34pm
1236
12:36 ?@1236
Facebook page foreshadowing sequel to 'Tomorrow is Too Late' (about '80s punk) — Toronto METAL BOOK: Eve Of Darkness – Toronto Metal in the 1980's link 12:33pm
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TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
From @sunlornegunter: The throne speech was obsolete by the next day link #cdnpoli link 12:31pm
am640
640 Toronto@am640
A constitutional challenge to the federal government's refusal to provide clean needles in prisons is set to be heard by an Ontario court this week. link 12:30pm
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
From @sunlorrie: Hiking taxes by stealth unfair to public link #topoli link 12:26pm
CityNews
CityNews Toronto@CityNews
Police say a motorcyclist has suffered undetermined injuries following a crash in the area of Danforth Avenue and Emmott Avenue 12:25pm
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
Celine Dion's album falls off charts after No. 1 debut, sets off alarm bells link link 12:20pm
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
"Republicans are dramatically outspending Democrats on impeachment-related ads on Facebook and television, illustrating how fully the GOP has embraced the issue as a political winner…"link 12:19pm
TPSOperations
Toronto Police Operations@TPSOperations
COLLISION: Danforth Ave & Emmott Ave – motorcycle and vehicle involved – reports that motorcyclist has injuries, and is laying on the ground – @TorontoMedics assisting – possible delays in area – consider alternate routes #2365700 ^al 12:13pm
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
Toronto cops shoot man in stolen vehicle pursuit: SIU link link 12:12pm
wxTO
Toronto Weather@wxTO
12pm: Mostly Cloudy 4.2C – – Wind: S 27km/h Gusts to 37km/h – Barometer: 101.8 kPa v – Vis: 24.1km – Hum: 59% #Toronto #Weather 12:10pm
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
China's potential growth below 6% over next five years: central bank adviser link 12:09pm
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
From @MarkBonokoski: When @AndrewScheer-bashing becomes boring, it's time to aim elsewhere link #cdnpoli link 12:05pm
TorontoStar
Toronto Star@TorontoStar
Imagine this. A town with no bus service, country roads, and vast open fields wants to become the city of the future. How the @townofinnisfil is hoping to create an anchor point for 30,000 to 50,000 people through a project named Orbit. link 12:05pm
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
Saudi Authorities Investigating If Gunman Was Radicalized in Kingdom. Officials are trying to determine how Mohammed Alshamrani spent his time during trip to Saudi Arabia in late 2018 link 12:03pm
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TTCnotices
TTC Service Alerts@TTCnotices
102 Markham Rd: Detour southbound via Ellesmere Rd, Dolly Varden Blvd and Brimorton Dr due to a collision. 12:00pm
wxTO
Toronto Weather@wxTO
12pm: Mostly Cloudy 3.2C – – Wind: SSE 30km/h – Barometer: 101.9 kPa v – Vis: 24.1km – Hum: 63% #Toronto #Weather 12:00pm
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
Toronto Police Const. Alex Li says: "What I can confirm at this point in time is that a member of our service had an interaction with a member of the public, and as a result, the SIU has invoked their mandate." link 12:00pm
1236
12:36 ?@1236
Sidewalk Labs Watch link 11:58am
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
From @brianlilley: Teachers will agree to mediation if province meets all their demands link #onpoli link 11:55am
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
Saudi Arabia ends gender-segregated entrances for restaurants link 11:53am
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
Trump says Kim Jong Un risks losing 'everything' after North Korea claims major test link 11:52am
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
Indian Ocean Dipole: What is it and why is it linked to floods and bushfires? link 11:49am
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
From @RandallHandle: Will Buffalo pay the bills as a home dog? link link 11:49am
680NEWS
680 NEWS Toronto@680NEWS
A constitutional challenge to the federal government's refusal to provide clean needles in prisons is set to be heard by an Ontario court this week link 11:48am
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
Mike Horn and Boerge Ousland: North Pole explorers complete epic trek link 11:47am
1236
12:36 ?@1236
sadly, today's CBS report on @MelBrooks didn't touch on how you can buy a 'Spaceballs' billboard (and the storefront attached to it) for a mere $2.85 million link link link 11:47am
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
Bob Hawke 'asked daughter to keep rape claim secret' for his career link 11:47am
CityNews
CityNews Toronto@CityNews
The organizations are expected to argue that the lack of access to sterile syringes violate inmates' rights to life, liberty and security of the person under the Charter of Rights and Freedoms. link 11:46am
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
Pensacola attack: US to review screening of foreign military link 11:46am
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
Video Games and Online Chats Are 'Hunting Grounds' for Sexual Predators. Criminals are making virtual connections with children through gaming and social media platforms. One popular site warns visitors, "Please be careful." link via @NYTimes 11:44am
TTCnotices
TTC Service Alerts@TTCnotices
Line 1 – Yonge University: No service between St George and St Clair West as power has been shut down. We are investigating the cause and working to fix it as quickly as possible 11:41am
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
From @JonahDispatch: It's a mistake for Democrats to rush impeachment process link link 11:40am
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TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
Rising hip-hop star Juice Wrld dead at 21 link link 11:31am
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
From @CandiceMalcolm: PM @JustinTrudeau doesn't know what to do with China link #cdnpoli link 11:31am
TorontoStar
Toronto Star@TorontoStar
This morning: SIU is probing the circumstances under which a Toronto police officer shot a man early Sunday near Queen St. W. and Spadina Ave. link 11:30am
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
NFL Sunday preview from @johnkryk: Folk back with Pats link link 11:22am
TTCnotices
TTC Service Alerts@TTCnotices
Line 1 Yonge-University: Delays of up to 15 minutes northbound near Sheppard-Yonge while we respond to an emergency alarm. 11:14am
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
From @Ont_AndreMarin: @JustinTrudeau's antics on world stage show he's same old drama teacher link #cdnpoli link 11:13am
wxTO
Toronto Weather@wxTO
11am: Mostly Cloudy 3.2C – – Wind: SSE 30km/h – Barometer: 101.9 kPa v – Vis: 24.1km – Hum: 63% #Toronto #Weather 11:10am
NEWSTALK1010
NEWSTALK1010@NEWSTALK1010
#UPDATE: @siu confirms an interaction between @TorontoPolice and a civilian driving a stolen vehicle early Sunday morning was a shooting. #Newstalk1010 link 11:10am
680NEWS
680 NEWS Toronto@680NEWS
Devon Freeman's grandmother said a communication breakdown resulted in a particularly horrifying death for the teen, who died by suicide while under the government's care. link 11:08am
CityNews
CityNews Toronto@CityNews
The letter requesting a public inquiry outlines Devon's long history of mental health struggles and suicidal ideation, dating back to his mother's sudden death when he was six. link 11:06am
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
Second alleged Jeffrey Epstein victim claims she had sex with Prince Andrew link link 11:05am
TorontoStar
Toronto Star@TorontoStar
.@jimmyfallon plays Justin Trudeau, cool dude in the school caf along with Boris Johnson (@JKCorden ) in SNL 'cold open' gossiping about Trump. link 11:05am