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4 key things we've learned in the Sudbury byelection bribery trial

Toronto StarThe Crown has called 12 witnesses, including Premier Kathleen Wynne, presented the court with dozens of emails and text messages between key players, and...

New Democrats propose ministry to deal with mental health and addictions

Ontario's New Democrats want to set up a standalone ministry to bolster the province's mental heath and addictions services. NDP leader Andrea Horwath says her...

Ontario NDP leader Andrea Horwath touring Windsor flood damage

Ontario's NDP leader Andrea Horwath is in Windsor Thursday to tour flood-affected areas. Residents plead for help as provincial disaster relief team surveys Windsor flood...

NDP Leader Andrea Horwath offers Toronto social housing repair ...

Ontario NDP Leader Andrea Horwath called the conditions inside one Toronto Community Housing apartment "heartbreaking," and vowed she would foot ...Horwath pledges NDP would help fund...

Ontario outlines consultation plan for Energy East pipeline project

Premier Kathleen Wynne has said Ontario wants to see environmental issues and First Nations concerns addressed in the hearings on TransCanada Corp.'s 4,500 kilometre Energy...

After 8 quiet months, the Port Fuels gasification plant is still simmering

Horwath. NDP leader Andrea Horwath, right, chats with Steve Calverley from the South Sherman Community Planning Team, resident Heather Millar, Patti Encinas from the Sherman...

Jump up!: Caribbean Carnival parade thrilling spectators on Lake Shore Boulevard

​Toronto Police Service Chief Mark Saunders, Ontario Progressive Conservative Party leader Patrick Brown and Ontario NDP Leader Andrea Horwath also helped launch the parade. "We're...

Ontario PC leader says party's new centrist approach will win parts of Hamilton

The Ontario Conservatives think they can win Flamborough in the next election. And on Monday, leader Patrick Brown showed how he plans to do it...

Conservatives would pay for LRT if Hamilton wanted it: Ontario PC ...

Patrick Brown's comments in Flamborough Monday went against widespread speculation that a Conservative government would defund the project in 2018.and more »...

Wynne advises those hunting Pokemon to look up from their phones while walking

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne says looking up from your phone is really about common sense, and people understanding that they can put themselves at risk...

Province hasn't done enough on racism, Wynne tells meeting

Premier Kathleen Wynne was met with a mix of jeers and applause when she spoke at the first meeting of the province's new anti-racism panel,...

Mayor John Tory, Premier Kathleen Wynne to meet with Black Lives Matter Toronto Thursday

Mayor John Tory and Premier Kathleen Wynne will meet with community groups, including Black Lives Matter Toronto (BLMTO) on Thursday, the mayor told CBC Radio's...

Kathleen Wynne supports Scarborough subway, despite rising cost estimates

Premier Kathleen Wynne is reiterating her support for the one-stop Scarborough subway extension, despite rising cost estimates. Toronto city staff had previously pegged the project,...

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne dispatches cabinet ministers to Grassy Narrows

Kathleen Wynne is promising to "get to the bottom" of allegations there's a hidden pile of mercury barrels poisoning a northern Ontario river, but the...

Kathleen Wynne announces nearly $86M Fiat Chrysler funding

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne says the nearly $86 million in provincial funding handed out to Fiat Chrysler Automobiles will help secure work at the company's...

What Kathleen Wynne is aiming for with new cabinet

In Ontario's history, there's only been one cabinet larger than the one Premier Kathleen Wynne appointed on Monday. And that one didn't end well. During...

Cambridge MPP Kathryn McGarry named to Kathleen Wynne's new cabinet

Local Cambridge MPP Kathryn McGarry has been named to Kathleen Wynne's Liberal cabinet, as minister of natural resources and forestry. The former critical care nurse...

Kathleen Wynne's shuffled cabinet features 40% women

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne introduced a new cabinet that welcomes seven new faces and more women to her inner-circle. Wynne introduced her new cabinet —...

Ontario's climate change plan keeps natural gas, but offers home and car incentives

"Contrary to what you've heard, we are not banning natural gas," Wynne said in an announcement at Evergreen Brick Works in Toronto. She said natural...

Kathleen Wynne officially apologizes to Indigenous communities for 'generations of abuse'

Premier Kathleen Wynne has officially apologized to Ontario's Indigenous communities for the decades of mistreatment of First Nations, Métis and Inuit people. Wynne gave the...

Kathleen Wynne says Ontario won't phase out natural gas for home heating

Premier Kathleen Wynne says Ontario won't ban the use of natural gas for home heating as part of its climate change action plan. The plan...

Wynne hoping for a 'final answer' from Hamilton on LRT

"We're going to let – once again – Hamilton council have this conversation," Wynne told reporters during a stop at Toronto Western Hospital. "I honestly...

NDP Leader Andrea Horwath blasts health care in Windsor

"Actually talking to nurses and talking to patients and getting a sense of the humanity — or the inhumanity — of what's happening across the...

Stop creating uncertainty and move on with LRT, says Andrea Horwath

And Andrea Horwath, Ontario NDP leader and Hamilton Centre MPP, wants Hamilton to move ahead as well. 'LRT is the right thing for the city,...

Premier Kathleen Wynne heading to Middle East for trade mission

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne begins a week-long trade mission Sunday to the Middle East, with a focus on the life sciences and research sectors. The...

Provinces lost 'in the weeds' on medical marijuana dispensaries, Premier Kathleen Wynne says

Kathleen Wynne told reporters Friday in Ottawa that until the federal government brings down legislation legalizing and regulating marijuana use, provinces will be lost 'in...

Bob Chiarelli denies saying Andrea Horwath 'pees all over the map' amid Queen's Park debate

A heated debate at Queen's Park appeared to go straight into the toilet on Wednesday after Ontario's energy minister appeared to say NDP Leader Andrea...

Kathleen Wynne reveals Liberal MPPs faced sexual harassment claims

Sexual harassment allegations have been made against at least two Ontario Liberal MPPs since Kathleen Wynne became premier in 2013, she revealed Tuesday. Responding to...

Release entire SIU report into Andrew Loku's death, activist tells Kathleen Wynne

CBC News Posted: May 02, 2016 11:51 AM ET Last Updated: May 02, 2016 3:18 PM ET. Desmond Cole, Toronto activist and journalist, accuses the...

Kathleen Wynne spoke at Hamilton's Innovation Park on Tuesday morning

Speaking in Hamilton on Tuesday, Premier Kathleen Wynne said her government can't and shouldn't separate social bottom lines like poverty and the environment from investing...

Jack MacLaren should be booted from PC caucus, Kathleen Wynne suggests

Premier Kathleen Wynne thinks Progressive Conservative Leader Patrick Brown has to take tougher action to deal with an eastern Ontario MPP for his misogynist comments.

Andrea Horwath wants Wynne to widen consultation on fundraising rules

Horwath made the comments on CBC Radio's Metro Morning show Monday, a day after Premier Kathleen Wynne took the unusual step of meeting with Horwath...

Kathleen Wynne talks party finance reform

NDP Leader Andrea Horwath appeared on Metro Morning prior to Wynne, and said she was disappointed the government didn't consult with stakeholders before announcing changes...

Kathleen Wynne says party fundraising events did not affect policy

Wynne addressed the issue on CBC's Metro Morning on Tuesday, one day after meeting with opposition party leaders to discuss new changes to party financing...

Kathleen Wynne promises to close byelection fundraising loophole

Premier Kathleen Wynne is promising to close a loophole that allowed her party to raise millions during local byelection campaigns, in response to a CBC...

Kathleen Wynne cancels all private fundraisers, tells ministers to do the same

By Andrew Lupton, Mike Crawley, CBC News Posted: Apr 05, 2016 11:01 AM ET Last Updated: Apr 05, 2016 3:37 PM ET. Ontario's Premier Kathleen...

Kathleen Wynne vows to work with Black Lives Matter on SIU review at Queen's Park

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne walked out of Queen's Park and into a throng of Black Lives Matter protesters on Monday to assure the group that...

Kathleen Wynne says 'significant reforms' coming to political fundraising rules

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne says the province will make changes this fall to political fundraising rules. "We are working on significant reforms right now," Wynne...

Why Kathleen Wynne seems poised to prorogue Ontario Legislature

So why would Premier Kathleen Wynne prorogue now? Wilson is a veteran of the legislature and knows how things work from both the government and...

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne doesn't deny possible prorogation

Premier Kathleen Wynne was coy Wednesday when asked by CBC News if she was planning on proroguing the legislature, which the opposition believes could be...

Ontario's 2016 budget was sent for translation before public consultations ended

NDP Leader Andrea Horwath said the initial translation date shows the consultations were a "sham." "They had no intention of listening to what anybody had...

Kathleen Wynne photo-op with 'pink blob' creates online stir

A photo-op with Premier Kathleen Wynne at a Toronto high school Tuesday morning is creating quite a social media stir — and it only takes...

Ontario budget 2016: How Kathleen Wynne is taking from the richer to give to the poorer

It's the real story of Ontario's 2016 budget, but you aren't hearing Premier Kathleen Wynne and her ministers putting it quite this way. Tax credits...

Ontario budget 2016: Kathleen Wynne tries to find carbon pricing 'sweet spot'

A day after Finance Minister Charles Sousa unveiled the Liberal government's 2016 provincial budget, Premier Kathleen Wynne is getting down to the tough business of...

Kathleen Wynne apologizes formally for 1912 ban on French in schools

Premier Kathleen Wynne issued a formal apology Monday to the Franco-Ontarian community for a rule that virtually banned the use of French in the province's...

Will Kathleen Wynne's visit to a Toronto grocery store be all about wine sales?

Kathleen Wynne appears ready to unveil her government's plans to open up wine sales in supermarkets on Thursday morning, one week before Ontario's budget day.

Justin Trudeau to attend Whitby-Oshawa byelection rally with Kathleen Wynne

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is set to appear Tuesday at a rally with Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne for the Liberal candidate in an upcoming provincial...

Kathleen Wynne's visit to Sikh Golden Temple sparks controversy in Indian press

Premier Kathleen Wynne was given a ceremonial robe of honour during her visit to the Sikh Golden Temple in Amritsar Sunday, amid controversy in the...

Tim Hudak wants Ontario distillers treated the same as wineries, breweries

The former leader of the Progressive Conservatives wants to change Ontario's "antiquated" liquor laws so small distillers are treated the same as craft brewers and...

Kathleen Wynne reveals more on new Ontario pension plan

The soon-to-be-implemented Ontario Retirement Pension Plan will be indexed to inflation, Premier Kathleen Wynne announced Tuesday during a news conference at a downtown...