Toronto Star Spurned PC hopeful Joe Neal ends legal challenge against the Tories 2017-06-23T13:10:41.000000000-04:00 The would-be Progressive Conservative candidate has ended his court challenge against the party after the Tories warned he would not be reinstated even if a judge ruled in his favour. University of Missouri revokes Bill Cosby’s honorary degree 2017-06-23T13:05:38.000000000-04:00 At least 25 other colleges and universities across the U.S. have withdrawn honorary degrees and honours from Cosby since the sexual assault accusations became public. Grenfell Tower fire a warning for Toronto on housing crisis: Micallef 2017-06-23T13:00:00.000000000-04:00 Grenfell isn’t just about fire safety reform, it’s about the conditions people are increasingly living in and simply building new homes, Shawn Micallef writes. At least 40 killed in bomb, gun attacks in 3 Pakistani cities 2017-06-23T12:45:31.000000000-04:00 Officials say there are at least 100 wounded Friday in four separate bomb and gun attacks in three major Pakistani cities. Canadian pot ads? Think beer ads. Then think again: Delacourt 2017-06-23T12:00:00.000000000-04:00 Marketing for cannabis, a year from now is more likely to be limited, to the extent that it exists. Toronto-born son of Russian spies wins fight to regain Canadian citizenship 2017-06-23T11:54:12.000000000-04:00 The long-awaited Federal Court of Appeal decision in Alexander Vavilov’s favour is the latest twist in an intriguing espionage saga that spans continents and cultures. U.K. police eye manslaughter charges in deadly Grenfell Tower fire 2017-06-23T11:44:00.000000000-04:00 Police on Friday confirmed residents’ suspicions that the June 14 inferno at Grenfell Tower was touched off by a refrigerator fire. Michael Brown’s family received $2 million settlement for wrongful death lawsuit 2017-06-23T11:06:52.000000000-04:00 U.S. District Judge E. Richard Webber approved the settlement saying that it was “fair and reasonable compensation for this wrongful death claim and is in the best interests of each Plaintiff.” The lost of art of igloo making in the Arctic 2017-06-23T11:04:00.000000000-04:00 Only about a dozen people in Kangiqsujuaq, a town of more than 800 people, are capable of building snow houses now. “The ones who used to build igloos are too old,” said Adami Sakiagak, a 57-year-old Inuit whose parents were born in igloos. Nights on the health bus a window to Toronto streets 2017-06-23T11:00:00.000000000-04:00 There are big changes coming to Sherbourne Health Centre’s venerable outreach program, and with them, some growing pains.