GTA Update

Tweets from 07:05am EDT Sunday June 16th 2019 to 09:05am
joe_warmington
Joe Warmington@joe_warmington
N.B.A. Makes MGM Resorts International Its First Gambling Partner link 9:03am (2 Mins.)
joe_warmington
Joe Warmington@joe_warmington
Place your bets: The NBA just struck a deal with a casino link 9:02am (2 Mins.)
TTCnotices
TTC Service Alerts@TTCnotices
29 Dufferin: No service between Springhurst Ave and Princes Blvd due to a road closure. 9:01am (4 Mins.)
wxTO
Toronto Weather@wxTO
9am: Partly Cloudy 14.3C – – Wind: ENE 21km/h – Barometer: 101.1 kPa ^ – Vis: 24.1km – Hum: 76% #Toronto #Weather 9:00am (5 Mins.)
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
Raptors fans can leave a token at the shrine of "Saint Nick" at the corner of Wellington and John streets. link 9:00am (5 Mins.)
TTCnotices
TTC Service Alerts@TTCnotices
109 Ranee: The planned diversion scheduled for today has been cancelled. Service will be operating over regular routing for today only. 8:49am
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
OPINION: Deeply flawed soda tax rife with unintended consequences link link 8:44am
CTVToronto
CTV Toronto@CTVToronto
Some fans already camped out for Raptors post-parade rally at Nathan Phillips Square link link 8:44am
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police violence against protesters in Hong Kong and calling for a controversial extradition bill to be completely withdrawn from consideration.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
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TorontoStar
TorontoStar@TorontoStar
Premier Doug Ford marched alongside police in the York Region #Pride parade Saturday — surprising organizers of the event. link 8:31am
TrendsmapCanada
Trendsmap Canada@TrendsmapCanada
#indvspak is now trending in Canada link link 8:30am
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
"Hallway medicine has become the norm in our city," says Brampton Mayor Patrick Brown. link 8:30am
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
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
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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
joe_warmington
Joe Warmington@joe_warmington
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