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    Shooting of Pat Musitano the latest in a deadly string of mob-related violence

    Shooting of Pat Musitano the latest in a deadly string of mob-related violence


    Pat Musitano, reputed scion of the Hamilton crime family that shares his name, was shot Thursday after reportedly leaving a meeting with his lawyer. He remains in life-threatening...

    Pat Musitano, reputed scion of the Hamilton crime family that shares his name, was shot Thursday after reportedly leaving a meeting with his lawyer. He remains in life-threatening condition.

    Two 13-year-old girls crash stolen SUV during joyride: police

    Two 13-year-old girls crash stolen SUV during joyride: police


    A Toyota Highlander that was commandeered by two young girls early Thursday morning was involved in a hit and run, police...

    A Toyota Highlander that was commandeered by two young girls early Thursday morning was involved in a hit and run, police say.

    CFL players vote more than 97 per cent in favour of strike

    CFL players vote more than 97 per cent in favour of strike


    CFL players have given their bargaining unit a strong endorsement heading into the next round of collective bargaining with the...

    CFL players have given their bargaining unit a strong endorsement heading into the next round of collective bargaining with the league.

    Hamilton mobster Pat Musitano shot in Mississauga, Ont.

    Hamilton mobster Pat Musitano shot in Mississauga, Ont.


    Notorious Hamilton mobster Pat Musitano has been shot. It happened in Mississauga, Ont., Thursday morning. He was rushed to a trauma centre where he remains in life-threatening condition, police...

    Notorious Hamilton mobster Pat Musitano has been shot. It happened in Mississauga, Ont., Thursday morning. He was rushed to a trauma centre where he remains in life-threatening condition, police said.

    Former McMaster wrestling coach charged with 2 counts of sex assault: police

    Former McMaster wrestling coach charged with 2 counts of sex assault: police


    Hamilton police say Robert Betz, 47, was arrested on Wednesday after a woman came forward to report the incidents which allegedly happened between 2009 and...

    Hamilton police say Robert Betz, 47, was arrested on Wednesday after a woman came forward to report the incidents which allegedly happened between 2009 and 2014.

    No charges against Hamilton cop in response to shooting death of Yosif Al-Hasnawi

    No charges against Hamilton cop in response to shooting death of Yosif Al-Hasnawi


    Ontario's Special Investigations Unit says there are no grounds to lay criminal charges against a Hamilton police officer who responded to the shooting of Yosif...

    Ontario's Special Investigations Unit says there are no grounds to lay criminal charges against a Hamilton police officer who responded to the shooting of Yosif Al-Hasnawi.

    Provincial cuts will cost Hamilton millions and threaten public health services

    Provincial cuts will cost Hamilton millions and threaten public health services


    The province's budget cuts to Hamilton public health will be in "the low millions," which means the city will have to look at restructuring and cuts to local health...

    The province's budget cuts to Hamilton public health will be in "the low millions," which means the city will have to look at restructuring and cuts to local health services.

    Women stole $800-worth of cheese from Fortinos in Burlington: police

    Women stole $800-worth of cheese from Fortinos in Burlington: police


    Investigators have released surveillance images of the two women they say took wheels of cheese from the Fortinos on New Street in Burlington on April...

    Investigators have released surveillance images of the two women they say took wheels of cheese from the Fortinos on New Street in Burlington on April 5.

    Hamilton-area libraries scramble as PC cuts kill 'backbone' interlibrary loan service

    Hamilton-area libraries scramble as PC cuts kill 'backbone' interlibrary loan service


    Libraries in the rural communities that surround Hamilton are scrambling to figure out how to keep serving the public without a service that helped them offer readers thousands of books the libraries otherwise wouldn't be able to keep on their...

    Libraries in the rural communities that surround Hamilton are scrambling to figure out how to keep serving the public without a service that helped them offer readers thousands of books the libraries otherwise wouldn't be able to keep on their shelves.

    Police investigating downtown Brantford shooting

    Police investigating downtown Brantford shooting


    Brantford police are investigating after a 23-year-old was found with a gunshot wound to his upper...

    Brantford police are investigating after a 23-year-old was found with a gunshot wound to his upper body.

    Mountains of ice in Fort Erie, Ont. melt, exposing significant damage to shoreline

    Mountains of ice in Fort Erie, Ont. melt, exposing significant damage to shoreline


    A windstorm in late February broke an ice boom in Lake Erie, bashing heavy chunks of ice over the barrier where they formed towering piles that closed a section of the Niagara Parkway and drew hundreds...

    A windstorm in late February broke an ice boom in Lake Erie, bashing heavy chunks of ice over the barrier where they formed towering piles that closed a section of the Niagara Parkway and drew hundreds of selfie-seekers.

    Police recover knife in stabbing investigation

    Police recover knife in stabbing investigation


    Police say they have found a knife in an alleyway where a 21-year-old man was allegedly stabbed on Tuesday...

    Police say they have found a knife in an alleyway where a 21-year-old man was allegedly stabbed on Tuesday afternoon.

    Fire in a vacant building on Beach Boulevard was arson: police

    Fire in a vacant building on Beach Boulevard was arson: police


    Hamilton police say a fire burning in a vacant building on Beach Boulevard overnight was deliberately set, and is now being investigated as...

    Hamilton police say a fire burning in a vacant building on Beach Boulevard overnight was deliberately set, and is now being investigated as arson.

    Scholarship aims to mix up craft beer industry

    Scholarship aims to mix up craft beer industry


    An Ottawa brewery is hoping to challenge the perception that craft beer is just for hipster bros by offering a scholarship aimed at encouraging more diversity in the...

    An Ottawa brewery is hoping to challenge the perception that craft beer is just for hipster bros by offering a scholarship aimed at encouraging more diversity in the industry.

    Charges laid in fewer than a third of Hamilton's recent shooting incidents

    Charges laid in fewer than a third of Hamilton's recent shooting incidents


    As Hamilton endures a surge of shootings where teens have been shot, people have died and bullets are fired into homes, police have laid charges in under a third of those...

    As Hamilton endures a surge of shootings where teens have been shot, people have died and bullets are fired into homes, police have laid charges in under a third of those incidents.

    Bridge barrier at the centre of discussion about mental health in Niagara Region

    Bridge barrier at the centre of discussion about mental health in Niagara Region


    A landmark bridge in St. Catharines has become the focal point of discussions about mental health in the Niagara Region, as council gets set to vote on whether to spend $4 million to build a barrier supports say will save...

    A landmark bridge in St. Catharines has become the focal point of discussions about mental health in the Niagara Region, as council gets set to vote on whether to spend $4 million to build a barrier supports say will save lives.

    Six Nations of the Grand River closer to taking control of its education system

    Six Nations of the Grand River closer to taking control of its education system


    For years Six Nations of the Grand River has wanted complete control over its education system — and now they say they’re closer to achieving the goal with a new...

    For years Six Nations of the Grand River has wanted complete control over its education system — and now they say they’re closer to achieving the goal with a new vision.