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Cleveland beat Toronto in the best-of-seven ALCS on Wednesday to advance to the World Series.

The season is over for the Toronto Blue Jays

By 650 CKOM October 19, 2016 - 4:58pm Updated: October 19, 2016 - 5:58pm

Unheralded rookie Ryan Merritt, in only his second major league start, gave Cleveland the early pitching it needed and the Indians bullpen did the rest Wednesday, bundling the...

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Toronto hospital staff sings 'Courage' in tribute to Gord Downie

By 980 CJME August 11, 2016 - 11:05am Updated: August 11, 2016 - 11:15am

A touching tribute to Gord Downie is making the rounds on social media.

The Tragically Hip are in the final stretch of their last tour, playing three shows in Toronto...

Former Toronto Mayor Rob Ford dead at 46

By 650 CKOM March 22, 2016 - 9:12am Updated: March 22, 2016 - 9:17am

Former Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has died.

His family confirmed that the 46-year-old succumbed to cancer today, 18 months after doctors discovered a softball-sized tumour...

1 dead, 3 injured in downtown Toronto shooting

By The Canadian Press January 31, 2016 - 10:03am Updated: January 31, 2016 - 10:03am

Toronto police say one person is dead and three others are injured after a shooting early this morning near the downtown core (near Spadina Avenue and Nassau Street).


Cabs block roads in downtown Toronto as part of a protest against Uber.

Toronto cab drivers clog city streets in protest against Uber

By The Canadian Press December 9, 2015 - 4:32pm Updated: December 9, 2015 - 4:32pm

TORONTO — Hundreds of cab drivers descended on downtown Toronto on Wednesday to protest against the ride-hailing service Uber and call on the city to enforce its bylaws.

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New footage of 2013 fatal shooting of Sammy Yatim released

By 650 CKOM October 22, 2015 - 11:41am Updated: October 22, 2015 - 11:41am

TORONTO — The trial of a Toronto police officer charged in the shooting death of a teen on an empty streetcar is hearing audio recordings of what went on that night.


Saskatoon couple survives wild Blue Jays' win at Rogers Centre

By François Biber October 15, 2015 - 12:56pm Updated: October 15, 2015 - 12:56pm

A Saskatoon couple among 49,000 fans packed into the Rogers Centre during Game 5 of the American League Divisional Series (ALDS) say they’re still reeling from the emotional...

Toronto Blue Jays Jose Bautista and Edwin Encarnacion.

Saskatoon couple will be watching Game 5 of ALDS live at Rogers Centre

By Justin Blackwell October 14, 2015 - 6:20am Updated: October 14, 2015 - 6:20am

One couple from Saskatoon won't soon forget today's deciding Game 5 in the American League Divisional Series between the Toronto Blue Jays and Texas Rangers.   For the past...

Rebecca's dad, Rob Ast, loves the Blue Jays, while her mom is a fan of the Yankees.

Baby in baseball tug-of-war between Blue Jays dad, Yankees mom

By Kevin Martel October 8, 2015 - 6:25am Updated: October 8, 2015 - 8:29am

Two baseball fans cheering for two teams in one family has put one baby girl in the centre of a friendly tug-of-war.

Nobody will be watching the Blue Jays during this...

Jordan Walker and his son watching the Blue Jays game at the Canadian Brewhouse.

Blue Jays fans in Regina celebrate first division win in 22 years

By Kevin Martel September 30, 2015 - 7:37pm Updated: September 30, 2015 - 7:45pm

The Toronto Blue Jays are headed into the Major League Baseball post-season in good position after clinching the American League East Wednesday evening.

The crown...