Toronto Star Mother of Jesse Galganov, Canadian man missing in Peru, says he may have been abducted 2017-10-23T08:33:11.000000000-04:00 Alisa Clamen says that she has received an enormous amount of support from the Canadian embassy in Peru, from Peruvian authorities, and from friends back home who are scouring their social media for any information that could be gleaned from communications with Galganov. Gold Star widow Myeshia Johnson has ‘nothing to say’ to Trump after controversial condolence call 2017-10-23T08:32:38.000000000-04:00 The president, Johnson said, told her that her husband “knew what he signed up for, but it hurts anyways. And it made me cry. I was very angry at the tone of his voice, and how he said it.” She added: “I didn’t say anything. I just listened.” Chilly weather will sweep across the GTA this week 2017-10-23T08:17:52.000000000-04:00 The coming days will see a steady decline in temperatures, from a sunny 20 C during the day Monday, down to a rainy 7 C this coming Saturday, with near-freezing temperatures overnight. China defends its growing trade with North Korea as permitted by UN 2017-10-23T08:14:27.000000000-04:00 China, the North’s main trading partner, has pointed out the UN sanctions don’t prohibit food sales and argued against measures that might harm the North Korean public. Catalan parliament to hold key session, discuss response to Spain’s plan to take control 2017-10-23T07:59:35.000000000-04:00 Catalan president Carles Puigdemont has asked the parliament to convene a debate and vote on how to respond to the central Spanish government’s plan to take direct control of the northeastern region. Opening arguments set to begin in Laura Babcock murder trial 2017-10-23T07:51:26.000000000-04:00 Dellen Millard, 32, of Toronto and Mark Smich, 30, of Oakville, Ont., have pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder in the death of 23-year-old Laura Babcock. U.S. Senate presses ahead on $36.5B disaster relief package for Puerto Rico 2017-10-23T07:44:43.000000000-04:00 There is urgency to move the measure swiftly because the government’s flood insurance reserves are running out. Person struck and killed by GO train near Barrie South station, service suspended 2017-10-23T07:33:16.000000000-04:00 The incident occurred just before 6:30 a.m. TDSB says it has ‘no intention’ to close specialty schools in push for equity in access to programs 2017-10-23T06:28:51.000000000-04:00 One of the recommendations put forward by the TDSB Equity Task Force to “eliminate disparities between schools” is to work to realign resources. Chief pathologist questions autopsy in family triple killing 2017-10-23T06:00:00.000000000-04:00 Mississauga man's 2009 autopsy said he died of "acute cardiac arrhythmia." Dr. Michael Pollanen says he was likely assaulted, but the cause of death is unknown.