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# toronto - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge Guy uses Kodaline gig to propose to girlfriend Love Like This

Guy uses Kodaline gig to propose to girlfriend

A Canadian fan popped the question at a Toronto gig.

# toronto - Friday 7 February, 2014

Raising of a rainbow flag sparks row in Toronto

Controversial Mayor Rob Ford wants the flag taken down, but fellow councillors are refusing to budge.

# toronto - Monday 13 January, 2014

From The42 Jermain Defoe had quite the welcoming party on his Toronto arrival Stand Back

# toronto - Friday 10 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Watch this polar bear cub taking his first steps at Toronto Zoo Aww

# toronto - Friday 3 January, 2014

Toronto 'crack mayor' Rob Ford files for re-election

Ford is as much as 8 per cent ahead of his nearest rival in opinion polls, despite admitting to having smoked crack cocaine.

# toronto - Tuesday 19 November, 2013

Toronto Mayor stripped of powers then knocks female councillor over

Without the option of ousting him, Toronto’s council is aiming to limit Rob Ford’s power.

# toronto - Friday 15 November, 2013

Rob Ford stripped of mayoral powers in Toronto

City councillors voted overwhelmingly to limit Ford’s powers after a series of new allegations and lewd remarks this week.

# toronto - Thursday 14 November, 2013

Two Irishmen arrested over links to Toronto-based child porn site

Some 341 people across the world have been arrested in connection with the Canadian investigation.

Over 340 arrested in global child pornography investigation

The gardaí were among police forces from 10 countries who took part in the inquiry. However a spokesperson for the force said there was no information on any Irish arrests.

# toronto - Friday 8 November, 2013

Video shows Toronto mayor Rob Ford 'extremely, extremely inebriated'

Someone’s having a bad week.

# toronto - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

'Yes, I have smoked crack cocaine. Am I an addict? No.' - Toronto Mayor

Mayor Rob Ford wants the video of him smoking crack released. “I want everyone in the city to see the tape… I want to see the state I was in”

# toronto - Thursday 31 October, 2013

Toronto police say they have video of 'Mayor with crack pipe'

The video appears to show the Toronto Mayor using drugs – but he has vowed not to resign.

# toronto - Thursday 26 September, 2013

Doctor makes posthumous plea on YouTube for assisted suicide

Dr Donald Low died eight days ago – but before he did, he recorded a video pleading for laws to be changed to allow for assisted suicide.

# toronto - Saturday 14 September, 2013

Ikea monkey Darwin to stay in animal sanctuary

An Ontario judge has ruled that the world’s best-dressed monkey is a wild animal and must stay in captivity.

# toronto - Thursday 5 September, 2013

From The42 From Toronto to Croke Park...all in support of the Clare hurlers Banner

From Toronto to Croke Park...all in support of the Clare hurlers

This is how you prove you love your county.

# toronto - Friday 23 August, 2013

From The Daily Edge Mayor of Toronto beats Hulk Hogan at arm wrestling People's Elbow

Mayor of Toronto beats Hulk Hogan at arm wrestling

This wasn’t a fix at all. AT ALL.

# toronto - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge 63-year-old man refused entry to Legoland because he wasn't with a child In Bits

63-year-old man refused entry to Legoland because he wasn't with a child

‘Legomaniac’ John St. Ongle travelled three hours, only to be turned away at the door.

# toronto - Sunday 16 June, 2013

From The42 McFadden ends season on hat-trick high as Ireland chisel out win in Canada Summer Tour

McFadden ends season on hat-trick high as Ireland chisel out win in Canada

Ireland finished strong, with four tries in the final 25 minutes of the season.

# toronto - Saturday 15 June, 2013

From The42 3 grizzly Canadians that Ireland need to tame for victory in Toronto Fear The Beard

3 grizzly Canadians that Ireland need to tame for victory in Toronto

Only four world ranking places separate the two sides.

# toronto - Tuesday 12 March, 2013

From The42 VIDEO: Player goes for buzzer-beater but nails mop man in the face Incoming This post contains videos

VIDEO: Player goes for buzzer-beater but nails mop man in the face

I can’t get no [job] satisfaction.

# toronto - Thursday 20 December, 2012

From The Daily Edge Ikea Monkey's owner mounts protest to get him back Ikea Monkey

Ikea Monkey's owner mounts protest to get him back

Is he cold without his coat?

# toronto - Monday 10 December, 2012

From The Daily Edge Monkey found at Ikea... wearing nice warm coat and nappy Monkey Business

Monkey found at Ikea... wearing nice warm coat and nappy

It was described as a “smart monkey”.

# toronto - Monday 19 November, 2012

From The Daily Edge Lord of the flights: Streaking, drinking and mayhem on the Rihanna plane Rihannair

Lord of the flights: Streaking, drinking and mayhem on the Rihanna plane

The journalists who are following the popstar on her seven day concert bender have started to lose it…

# toronto - Friday 16 November, 2012

From The Daily Edge Rihanna "having the craic" on her round-the-world plane trip Rihanna 777 This post contains videos

Rihanna "having the craic" on her round-the-world plane trip

150 journalists and fans are joining Rihanna as she plays seven gigs in seven days around the world.

# toronto - Sunday 7 October, 2012

From The42 MLS Wrap: Keane scores again for Galaxy MLS This post contains videos

MLS Wrap: Keane scores again for Galaxy

Irish striker bags his 15th of the season but it’s not enough to help his team to victory.

# toronto - Tuesday 25 September, 2012

From The42 Clipped: Canadian Football chief says yanking long hair is fair game Dreadlocked This post contains videos

Clipped: Canadian Football chief says yanking long hair is fair game

“It’s part of the uniform,” reasoned the official. “It’s like tackling a guy by the arm.”

# toronto - Wednesday 5 September, 2012

From The Daily Edge Nailbiter of the Day: Ducks crossing a five-lane motorway DUCK FOR COVER This post contains videos

Nailbiter of the Day: Ducks crossing a five-lane motorway

This was one lucky escape for a mother duck and her flock of baby ducklings.

# toronto - Friday 3 August, 2012

From The42 Canucks hockey star to take part in Vancouver Pride Parade Pride This post contains videos

Canucks hockey star to take part in Vancouver Pride Parade

Manny Malhotra will be joined at the event by Cutting Edges – the ‘only gay hockey club in Western Canada’.

# toronto - Tuesday 17 July, 2012

Video: Two dead and 19 injured after shooting at house party in Canada Canada This post contains videos

Video: Two dead and 19 injured after shooting at house party in Canada

The shooting at an outdoor barbecue in the city of Toronto was, according to the local police chief, unprecedented.

# toronto - Monday 9 July, 2012

From The42 VIDEO: Robbie Keane celebrates birthday with brace for LA Galaxy Birthday Boy This post contains videos

VIDEO: Robbie Keane celebrates birthday with brace for LA Galaxy

The Dubliner’s double against Chicago Fire sees the Galaxy edge back into the MLS playoff spots.

# toronto - Saturday 23 June, 2012

Radiohead postpone some European tour dates after death of crew member

The band said they are dealing with the grief and shock from the accident, as well as “many practical considerations”.

# toronto - Sunday 17 June, 2012

Stage collapse at Radiohead concert leaves one dead

The outdoor stage came crashing down hours before the concert was due to begin, crushing one man underneath.

# toronto - Sunday 3 June, 2012

Shooting at Toronto mall leaves one dead, seven hurt

Police say the dead man appeared to have been targeted – but that others, including a boy of 13, were just bystanders.

The 9 at 9: Sunday

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# toronto - Wednesday 23 May, 2012

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: DJ Prince Charles hits the decks, spins some tunes Fresh Prince This post contains videos This post contains images

VIDEO: DJ Prince Charles hits the decks, spins some tunes

BOOM, SHAKE SHAKE SHAKE THE ROOM.

# toronto - Monday 30 April, 2012

Irish turf-cutting film premieres at major film festival Irish Film This post contains videos

Irish turf-cutting film premieres at major film festival

Poignant short doc Home Turf makes the cut at Hot Docs in Toronto – one of world’s biggest documentary festivals.

# toronto - Friday 6 April, 2012

From The42 Blue Jays beat Indians in longest season opener in baseball history Marathon

Blue Jays beat Indians in longest season opener in baseball history

Take me out to the ball game and keep me there all night.

# toronto - Wednesday 11 January, 2012

From The Daily Edge Video: what books do while people are asleep Work Can Wait This post contains videos

Video: what books do while people are asleep

Animation shows what happens when this Canadian book store locks up for the night…

# toronto - Thursday 10 November, 2011

From The Daily Edge 'Gay penguins' separated at Toronto zoo Penguins

'Gay penguins' separated at Toronto zoo

Males Buddy and Pedro have a strong “social bond”, zookeepers said – but they will now be matched with females.

# toronto - Saturday 10 September, 2011

From The Daily Edge Bono admits: U2 are 'on the verge of irrelevance' Auf Wiedersehen Baby This post contains videos

Bono admits: U2 are 'on the verge of irrelevance'

Not only that, but the U2 frontman reckons his band have been pretty much surplus to requirements for almost two decades.