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City pondering further restrictions to slow spread of virus, Toronto mayor says (Wed, 23 Sep 2020)
COVID-19 MASKS GENERAL 2ND WAVE Toronto Mayor John Tory says staff are looking at specific actions that the city could take to slow the spread of COVID-19.
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Public Health Ontario labs unable to issue test results due to 'unexpected outage' (Wed, 23 Sep 2020)
Public Health Ontario unexpected outage Public Health Ontario's labs are "currently unable to access or issue patient test results" due to an "unexpected outage," the agency says on its website.
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As caseloads spike in four provinces, Trudeau warns that pandemic will be worse this fall (Wed, 23 Sep 2020)
Throne Speech 20200923 In a rare televised national address, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau took to the airwaves to warn that Canada is at a "crossroads" as COVID-19 cases spike in some provinces with the fall expected to be worse than what the country faced at the onset of this pandemic in the spring.
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Police arrest, charge man after package of syringes left at midtown Toronto school (Wed, 23 Sep 2020)
Eglinton Junior Public School Police have arrested and charged a man after a package of syringes was left on the front doorstep an elementary school in midtown Toronto this week.
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Blue Jays sit 1 win away from clinching playoff berth after thumping Yankees (Wed, 23 Sep 2020)
Yankees Blue Jays Baseball Danny Jansen hit two solo homers and Cavan Biggio scored three runs as the Toronto Blue Jays dumped the New York Yankees 14-1 on Wednesday night to move closer to nailing down a playoff spot.
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A look at alternative COVID-19 testing options (Wed, 23 Sep 2020)
A look at alternative COVID-19 testing options Some of the country's dentists say they want to help in the fight against COVID-19 by providing testing at their clinics. As Greg Ross explains, if the plan goes ahead — it could divert thousands of people away from busy testing centres.
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Ontario considers shortening list of possible COVID-19 symptoms that require kids to stay home from school (Wed, 23 Sep 2020)
Back to School, Toronto Ontario’s education minister says he’s considering shortening the list of COVID-19 symptoms that require kids to stay home from school — shortly after British Columbia announced it's doing the same. 
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Ontario to begin COVID-19 testing in pharmacies starting Friday amid uptick in cases (Wed, 23 Sep 2020)
COVID 19 testing centre long lines Toronto Ontario The new cases in today's update are once again mostly concentrated in Toronto, Peel and Ottawa, with 102, 79 and 65 respectively.
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Pozuelo's last minute penalty kick pushes Toronto FC past NYCFC (Wed, 23 Sep 2020)
1267166925 Alejandro Pozuelo's 90th-minute penalty gave Toronto FC a 1-0 victory over New York City FC in MLS play Wednesday night.
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Police break up Scarborough house party as Toronto reports 129 new COVID-19 cases (Wed, 23 Sep 2020)
toronto police Toronto police say officers broke up a house party in Scarborough on Tuesday, issuing fines to a total of 14 people for violating a provincial emergency order.
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Toronto is the most populous city in Canada and the provincial capital of Ontario. Toronto is located in Southern Ontario on the northwestern shore of Lake Ontario. With over 2.5 million residents, it is the fifth most populous municipality in North America. Toronto is at the heart of the Greater Toronto Area (GTA), and is part of a densely populated region in Southern Ontario known as the Golden Horseshoe, which is home to 8.1 million residents and has approximately 25% of Canada's population.  The Toronto metropolitan census area had a population of 5,113,149, and the Greater Toronto Area had a population of 5,555,912 in the 2006 Census.


As Canada's economic capital, Toronto is considered a global city and is one of the top financial centres in the world. Toronto's leading economic sectors include finance, business services, telecommunications, aerospace, transportation, media, arts, film, television production, publishing, software production, medical research, education, tourism and sports industries.The Toronto Stock Exchange, the world's seventh largest, is headquartered in the city, along with most of Canada's corporations. They also have an NHL hockey team, called the Toronto Maple Leafs.


Toronto's population is cosmopolitan and international, reflecting its role as an important destination for immigrants to Canada. Toronto is one of the world's most diverse cities by percentage of non-native-born residents, as about 49% of the population were born outside of Canada.  Because of the city's low crime rates, clean environment, high standard of living, and friendly attitude to diversity, Toronto is consistently rated as one of the world's most livable cities by the Economist Intelligence Unit and the Mercer Quality of Living Survey.  In addition, Toronto was ranked as the most expensive Canadian city in which to live in 2006.

  Residents of the city are called Torontonians.

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