GTA Update

Tweets from 04:44am EST Tuesday January 21st 2020 to 07:44am
CP24
CP24@CP24
Toronto police say pedestrian, tractor-trailer involved in collision near Alness Street and Supertest Road, near Dufferin and Steeles. 7:41am (3 Mins.)
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
China coronavirus claims sixth victim as holiday travel heightens infection risks link 7:40am (3 Mins.)
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
Exclusive: Apple dropped plan for encrypting backups after FBI complained – sources link 7:40am (4 Mins.)
CP24
CP24@CP24
Winter storm lashing Spain leaves 4 dead, power cuts link link 7:38am (6 Mins.)
TPSOperations
Toronto Police Operations@TPSOperations
COLLISION: Alness Street and Supertest Road, @TPS32Div. Info – tractor trailer and pedestrian involved. @TrafficServices investigating. #GO139578 ^CdK 7:38am (6 Mins.)
TorontoStar
Toronto Star@TorontoStar
Almost all of the TTC's new streetcars have arrived, but the agency's conversion to a sleek modern fleet isn't entirely good news. link 7:35am (9 Mins.)
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
It's a bidding system. "Once a rider pings the Uber app at the locations in the pilot program, Uber will match the rider with the driver who has set the lowest price" link 7:35am (9 Mins.)
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
Stocks Drop Amid Virus Outbreak in China link 7:30am
CityNews
CityNews Toronto@CityNews
One person is dead after a crash involving 3 trucks east of the GTA link 7:25am
680NEWS
680 NEWS Toronto@680NEWS
Travel remains difficult across eastern Newfoundland, and some residents are relying on each other for food. link 7:24am
CTVToronto
CTV Toronto@CTVToronto
Here's everything you need to know about the strikes this week: link 7:22am
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
Teachers' strikes to close all Catholic schools, some public elementary and high schools link link 7:21am
CTVToronto
CTV Toronto@CTVToronto
Toronto homicide detectives are investigating after a young male was fatally shot in broad daylight. link 7:21am
OPP_GTATraffic
OPP GTA Traffic@OPP_GTATraffic
COLLISION: #Hwy401 EB express at Hwy 427: Three right lanes blocked. #OPP on scene. ^aw link 7:20am
CityNews
CityNews Toronto@CityNews
A cold start to the day but the temperature will warm up a little to -2 C. link 7:17am
CP24
CP24@CP24
Canadian Milos Raonic wins suspended match to begin play at Australian Open link link 7:17am
am640
640 Toronto@am640
"When I walk around a mall, there is always some dirty, filthy person yacking up their guts & not even bothering to cover their damn mouth! That's how we get sick! That's how we catch colds! @drex #TheShiftwithDrex Daily Podcast LISTEN: link 7:14am
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CP24
CP24@CP24
Iraqi police shoot and wound nine protesters on highway in Baghdad link link 7:11am
wxTO
Toronto Weather@wxTO
7am: Mostly Cloudy -6.9C – Feels: -12C / 10.4F] – – Wind: E 13km/h – Barometer: 103.3 kPa ^ – Vis: 24.1km – Hum: 82% #Toronto #Weather 7:10am
TTCnotices
TTC Service Alerts@TTCnotices
512 St Clair: No service between St Clair Station and St Clair W Station due to blocked tracks.Shuttle buses are operating between St Clair Station and Oakwood Loop. Shuttle buses picking up on street level at St Clair W Station 7:09am
CTVToronto
CTV Toronto@CTVToronto
Raptors' Pascal Siakam himself responded to it on Twitter. link 7:08am
TorontoStar
Toronto Star@TorontoStar
The Dyson Lightcycle floor light has arrived, boasting that it can relieve eye strain and simulate optimal daylight quality based on where you live. link 7:05am
OPP_GTATraffic
OPP GTA Traffic@OPP_GTATraffic
COLLISION: #Hwy401 EB collectors approaching Hwy 427: Left lane blocked. ^aw link 7:03am
wxTO
Toronto Weather@wxTO
7am: Mostly Cloudy -8.5C – Feels: -15C / 5F] – – Wind: ENE 15km/h – Barometer: 103.3 kPa ^ – Vis: 24.1km – Hum: 85% #Toronto #Weather 7:00am
OPP_GTATraffic
OPP GTA Traffic@OPP_GTATraffic
COLLISION: #QEW Toronto bound approaching Bronte: Left lane blocked. ^aw 6:59am
am640
640 Toronto@am640
OPP say one person has died after a three-vehicle collision closes eastbound Highway 401 at Mill Street near Newcastle on Tuesday. link 6:55am
CTVToronto
CTV Toronto@CTVToronto
Canada's Milos Raonic won his first match since October on Tuesday. link 6:48am
680NEWS
680 NEWS Toronto@680NEWS
Police said the victim suffered a non-life-threatening gunshot wound. link 6:47am
am640
640 Toronto@am640
Cloudy to start this morning, possible flurries, then a sun/cloud mix, winds picking up and a high of -2?. Some clouds tonight with a low of -7?. Mainly sunny tomorrow, windy and a high of 1?. link 6:47am
CityNews
CityNews Toronto@CityNews
No suspect description has been released. link 6:46am
TTCnotices
TTC Service Alerts@TTCnotices
512 St Clair: No service between St Clair Station and St Clair W Station due to blocked tracks.Shuttle buses are operating between St Clair Station and Oakwood Loop. Shuttle buses picking up on street level at St Clair W Station. 6:46am
NEWSTALK1010
NEWSTALK1010@NEWSTALK1010
Report: Teen killed in shooting may not have been the target link link 6:44am
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CTVToronto
CTV Toronto@CTVToronto
OPP's Sgt. Kerry Schmidt said that two transport trucks and one smaller truck collided sometime around 6 a.m. link 6:39am
680NEWS
680 NEWS Toronto@680NEWS
One person is dead after a crash involving 3 trucks east of the GTA link 6:38am
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
Multiple candidates will choose similar paths to the leadership, but only one can win. link 6:36am
TorontoStar
Toronto Star@TorontoStar
Protesters declaring solidarity with the Wet'suwet'en leaders on blocked the Swartz Bay ferry terminal near Victoria using kayaks. @alex_mckeen: link 6:35am
CTVToronto
CTV Toronto@CTVToronto
"If it wasn't for Zellers we wouldn't have ever met." link 6:29am
am640
640 Toronto@am640
Catholic schools across Ontario will be closed Tuesday, as will public high schools and elementary schools in several boards. link 6:20am
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
ASK AMY: Long-ago abuse brings on questions now link link 6:17am
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NEWSTALK1010
NEWSTALK1010@NEWSTALK1010
The forecast from @AnwarKnight TODAY: SCATTERED FLURRIES THIS MORNING, THEN A MIX OF SUN AND CLOUD THE HIGH -2 [FEELING LIKE -8] TONIGHT: PARTLY CLOUDY -7 [FEELING LIKE -13] WEDNESDAY: MAINLY SUNNY AND 1 6:12am
TTCnotices
TTC Service Alerts@TTCnotices
512 St Clair: No service between St Clair Station and St Clair W Station while we fix a mechanical problem.Shuttle buses are operating between St Clair Station and Oakwood Loop. Shuttle buses picking up on street level at St Clair W Station 6:12am
CP24
CP24@CP24
The MTO says all lanes of Highway 401 are closed at Mill St. in Newcastle due to a jackknifed tractor trailer. 6:10am
CityNews
CityNews Toronto@CityNews
Senators are poised for only the third presidential impeachment trial in U.S. history. link 6:10am
wxTO
Toronto Weather@wxTO
6am: Mostly Cloudy -8.5C – Feels: -15C / 5F] – – Wind: ENE 15km/h – Barometer: 103.3 kPa ^ – Vis: 24.1km – Hum: 85% #Toronto #Weather 6:10am
680NEWS
680 NEWS Toronto@680NEWS
Trump's impeachment trial is set to unfold at the Capitol link link 6:08am
CityNews
CityNews Toronto@CityNews
Police believe there may be other people involved in the scam, as well as other victims. link 6:06am
680NEWS
680 NEWS Toronto@680NEWS
Multiple incidents were reported to police alleging a taxi driver had switched out customers' debit cards with a similar card from the same bank. link 6:06am
CP24
CP24@CP24
China confirms six deaths, 291 cases of new coronavirus link link 6:05am
TorontoStar
Toronto Star@TorontoStar
By taking the easiest path possible, the provincial Tories are putting students' education at risk by increasing class sizes, reducing the number of classes available, and making online courses mandatory. #opinion link 6:05am
TTCnotices
TTC Service Alerts@TTCnotices
512 St Clair: No service between St Clair Station and St Clair W Station while we fix a mechanical problem. Shuttle buses have been ordered. 5:58am
CTVToronto
CTV Toronto@CTVToronto
Peel Regional Police say a 26-year-old victim was injured in a shooting in Brampton link link 5:57am
CTVToronto
CTV Toronto@CTVToronto
All Ontario Catholic schools are on strike today, along with public high schools in Toronto link link 5:55am
CP24
CP24@CP24
Man, 26, injured after shooting in central Brampton: police link link 5:53am
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dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
New Liberal MPP gets cold shoulder from local party officials link 5:43am
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
Toronto's new streetcars are sleeker and roomier, but you could be waiting up to 25 per cent longer for a ride link 5:42am
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
Greta Thunberg calls on world leaders to listen to young activists link 5:41am
CP24
CP24@CP24
China sentences former Interpol boss to 13.5 years for taking bribes link link 5:40am
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
Death toll from coronavirus outbreak in China's Wuhan rises to six: state TV link 5:40am
680NEWS
680 NEWS Toronto@680NEWS
Strikes closes all Catholic schools, some public elementary and high schools link link 5:40am
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
KFC apologizes for 'sexist' Australian ad: report link 5:40am
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
Taiwan confirms first case of infection from new coronavirus link 5:39am
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
WHO says expects further spread of new coronavirus in China link 5:38am
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
China virus fears grow as human transmission and fourth death confirmed link 5:38am
CityNews
CityNews Toronto@CityNews
Boards targeted by the Ontario Secondary School Teachers' Federation include the Toronto District School Board. link 5:38am
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
New China virus: Drug makers soar on contagion fears link 5:36am
OPP_GTATraffic
OPP GTA Traffic@OPP_GTATraffic
ROAD CLOSURE: #Hwy401 EB and WB between Newtonville Rd & Mill St #Newcastle: Roadway closed following a collision. #OPP on scene. ^aw link 5:36am
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
RMS Titanic wreck to be protected under UK and US agreement link 5:36am
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
New China virus: Warning against cover-up as number of cases jump link 5:35am
TorontoStar
Toronto Star@TorontoStar
Amanda Simard, Ontario's newest Liberal MPP. is getting the cold shoulder at home. @robferguson1: link 5:35am
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
Thunberg tells Davos climate awareness is only first step link 5:34am
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
Prison service trying to better understand the needs of black offenders link 5:34am
CP24
CP24@CP24
Impeachment trial set to begin Tuesday, as Trump is in Davos, Switzerland link link 5:33am
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
Province eyeing changes that could see developers hire their own building inspectors link link 5:30am
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
Travellers at Pearson to be asked about coronavirus amid pneumonia outbreak in China link link 5:30am
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
Trudeau to hold news conference after 3-day retreat to build road map for minority government link link 5:29am
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
New federally funded climate institute launches after demise of national roundtable link link 5:29am
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
Iran seeks help from U.S., France to download downed plane's black box info link link 5:28am
dave1agar
Dave Agar@dave1agar
Prince Harry lands in Victoria to reunite with Meaghan and son Archie link link 5:28am
CP24
CP24@CP24
Iran's official accident report accepts missiles were fired at Ukrainian Int'l Airlines Flight 752, but states whether they caused the flight to crash is still 'under investigation.' link link 5:26am
TTCnotices
TTC Service Alerts@TTCnotices
Line 1 Yonge-University: Regular service will resum at 6:00 am between St Andrew and Spadina. 5:22am
CP24
CP24@CP24
Liberal priorities to be ratifying new NAFTA trade deal, banning assault rifles link link 5:18am
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CP24
CP24@CP24
Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou's extradition trial continues today in Vancouver, with focus still on 'double criminality' test link link 5:10am
wxTO
Toronto Weather@wxTO
5am: Mostly Cloudy -7.7C – Feels: -13C / 8.6F] – – Wind: E 12km/h – Barometer: 103.3 kPa ^ – Vis: 24.1km – Hum: 84% #Toronto #Weather 5:10am
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
Universal health care lacking in Canada: Study link link 5:07am
wxTO
Toronto Weather@wxTO
5am: Mostly Cloudy -7.1C – Feels: -13C / 8.6F] – – Wind: ENE 14km/h – Barometer: 103.3 kPa ^ – Vis: 24.1km – Hum: 80% #Toronto #Weather 5:05am
TorontoStar
Toronto Star@TorontoStar
Ontario is weakening independent oversight of recycling at the very time the province needs it more than ever. #StarEditorial link 5:05am
CP24
CP24@CP24
All Ontario Catholic schools, Toronto public high schools shut due to strike link link 5:02am
ACollinsPhoto
Andrew Collins@ACollinsPhoto
.@Ornge has transported an adult male to @HamHealthSci trauma center after a vehicle ended up in the Welland Canal near Glendale Ave after a collision around 2AM. @SC_FireServices crews utilized rope rescue to extricate pt from the canal. @firefighters_st link link 4:45am