Toronto Star University of Guelph launches AI ethics centre amid growing debate around data privacy, bias 2018-12-13T19:18:39.000000000-05:00 The new centre will take aim at regulations and public policy related to the ethics of AI technologies, the university said. Researchers will also apply AI to human and animal health, environmental sciences and food and agriculture. Saskatchewan woman fined after keeping baby deer at home — and hiding it from the authorities 2018-12-13T19:09:39.000000000-05:00 In court, Tami Lutz said caring for the young deer became a family thing and the animal “did absolutely everything with us,” including going for a ride on a quad around their property. Council agrees to talks with province about TTC subway upload 2018-12-13T18:48:39.000000000-05:00 Most councillors say the city has little choice, but to sit down with Doug Ford’s government, although they have reaffirmed their position that the city should retain ownership of the transit network. Housing advocates form new coalition, demand city declare state of emergency over homelessness 2018-12-13T17:19:37.000000000-05:00 The newly created Shelter and Housing Justice Network is made up of Toronto groups including the Toronto Overdose Prevention Society and Health Providers Against Poverty. Trump argues he ‘never directed’ longtime fixer Cohen to break law 2018-12-13T17:02:38.000000000-05:00 Trump, an interview with Fox News Channel’s Harris Faulkner, insisted the campaign finance charges Cohen pleaded guilty to are “not criminal” and were included solely to “embarrass him.” Police identify murder victim found with gunshot wounds in car in Etobicoke 2018-12-13T16:46:38.000000000-05:00 Jonathan Gayle-West, a 29-year-old male of Oshawa, was pronounced dead at the scene. The week that was: Close calls for headbangers, power-line hangers and 88-year-old doppelgangsters 2018-12-13T16:19:36.000000000-05:00 German SWAT team bashes in the wrong door, as a death metal guitarist with Cannibal Corpse is accused of anti-social behaviour. Three found alive inside West Virginia coal mine 2018-12-13T16:05:37.000000000-05:00 TV news video later showed them emerging from an ambulance and walking into a hospital escorted by law officers and rescue workers. Toronto police evacuate King subway station after bomb threat, one among many throughout Canada and U.S. 2018-12-13T16:04:37.000000000-05:00 The station was evacuated, according to police. Subway service was initially suspended between the Bloor-Yonge and Union stations, but has since resumed. The threat was one of a number of bomb threats made in cities across North America. Brampton Mayor Patrick Brown announces departure of city’s top bureaucrat 2018-12-13T16:04:36.000000000-05:00 The city has appointed Joe Pittari as interim CAO and has already begun the search for a permanent replacement.