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Ford Era Ends In Toronto

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.01.2014 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - The tumultuous era of scandal-plagued Rob Ford came to an end Monday as his successor officially took over as mayor of Toronto.The first maj...

Ford Skipping Remembrance Day Ceremony

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.10.2014 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Rob Ford's office says the Toronto mayor has cancelled plans to attend the city's Remembrance Day ceremony due to his ongoing battle with ca...

Rob Ford Now Battling Pneumonia

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 10.30.2014 | Canada Politics

The tumour in Rob Ford’s abdomen hasn’t shrunk with chemotherapy treatments, doctors say – but it hasn’t grown either. And now he’s also bee...

Ford Hints At Mayoral Run In 2018

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.28.2014 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - A weakened but still defiant Rob Ford conceded little Monday even though his Hail Mary attempt to pass the Toronto mayoral torch to his olde...

'He Evokes A Sympathy That Is Unique'

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.23.2014 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - When Toronto voters head to the polls next week, they will be choosing a successor to the county's most infamous mayor — a man known to th...

Rob Ford Asked To Leave Polling Station

CBC | Posted 12.19.2014 | Canada Politics

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford was asked to leave an advance voting location on Saturday, city staff has confirmed.​ Ford had arrived at the J.J. Piccininn...

Ex-Election Rival Makes Big Claim About Ford Campaigns

CBC | Posted 12.03.2014 | Canada Politics

David Soknacki may have dropped out of the race, but he's still criticizing Toronto's current mayor and his brother. Back in September, fo...

Comedian Stands Firmly In Rob Ford's Corner

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.22.2014 | Canada Politics

Canadian comedian Norm Macdonald is standing firm in Toronto Mayor Rob Ford's corner as the politician fights a rare cancer. The ex-"Saturday Nigh...

LISTEN: Rob Ford Releases Audio Statement From Hospital

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 09.18.2014 | Canada Politics

Rob Ford released an audio statement to Torontonians on Thursday, hours before starting chemotherapy to treat his malignant liposarcoma. Speaking f...

Why Did We Know About Ford's Tumour At All?

CBC | Posted 11.14.2014 | Canada Politics

When Toronto Mayor Rob Ford’s doctor released the details of his abdominal tumour, it may have surprised  some Canadians, not used to such medical...

Ford: Going To Rehab Was My Choice

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.06.2014 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Toronto Mayor Rob Ford says the decision to enter rehab this year was his and his alone.Ford raised the subject during a speech to a busines...

Ford Says OK To Drug, Alcohol Tests On One Condition

CBC | Posted 10.20.2014 | Canada Politics

After already accepting and completing the ALS ice bucket challenge, Toronto mayor Rob Ford is facing another challenge this week: a drug and alcohol ...

WATCH: Rob Ford Does The Ice Bucket Challenge

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.16.2014 | Canada Impact

Rob Ford isn't afraid of ice-cold water. That's what Toronto's mayor showed after he accepted former Toronto Maple Leaf Tie Domi's call to take th...

Ford: 'You're Never Going To Catch Me Doing Anything Illegal'

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 08.07.2014 | Canada Politics

Rob Ford wants you to know his crack-smoking “drunken stupor” days are “gone, finished.” The Toronto mayor made the familiar declaration at...

WATCH: Rob Ford's New Campaign Video May Break Election Rules

The Huffington Post Canada | Joanna Adams | Posted 07.30.2014 | Canada Politics

If you call Rob Ford on the number he provides on his "Rob Ford Mayor" magnets, he will call you back. That's the campaign promise the embattle...

WATCH: Rob Ford.. On A See-Saw

CBC | Posted 09.26.2014 | Canada Politics

It's not every day you see two grown men bouncing on a see-saw. But on this Sunday, it was Mayor Rob Ford and his brother, Coun. Doug Ford, ta...

'Ashamed, Embarrassed And Humiliated'

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.30.2014 | Canada Politics

Rob Ford says rehab saved his life. And now Toronto's controversial mayor says he looks forward to serving Canada’s largest city for "many, many ...

Updated Timeline Of Ford's Scandals

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.30.2014 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Since May 2013, Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has been embroiled in controversy that began with published reports of a video that allegedly shows h...

Guess Who's Back

CP | Allison Jones, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.29.2014 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Toronto Mayor Rob Ford is set to return from rehab on Monday to the intense public glare from which he has been relatively absent for two mo...

Does Rob Ford Deserve Another Chance? Torontonians Weigh In

CBC | Posted 08.29.2014 | Canada Politics

Mayor Rob Ford is expected back in Toronto today. He's been away since early May to seek treatment for alcohol-related substance abuse. His tri...

These Guys Also Tried To Mount A Comeback

CBC | Posted 08.27.2014 | Canada Politics

The storyline in a typical political comeback often starts with wrongdoing, then moves to an admission of guilt, then an apology and then the rocky ro...

Director Of New Musical Thinks Rob Ford Is 'Shakespearean'

CP | Victoria Ahearn, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.15.2014 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - In creating an upcoming stage musical about scandal-plagued Toronto Mayor Rob Ford, playwright Brett McCaig couldn't help but think of a cer...

Report: 'Intoxicated' Rob Ford Met Unknown Woman After-Hours At City Hall

CP | Paola Loriggio, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.06.2014 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Toronto Mayor Rob Ford appeared intoxicated when he received an after-hours visit from a woman at his office just days before announcing he ...

Ford Taking Rehab 'Really Seriously'

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 05.31.2014 | Canada Politics

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford will be back at work as early as June 30 or July 1, Coun. Doug Ford confirmed on Friday. The mayor, who checked into an Ont...

U.S. Think Tank Asks: How Did Rob Ford Happen?

CP | Alexander Panetta, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.16.2014 | Canada Politics

WASHINGTON - An American think-tank held a symposium Friday to explore a phenomenon that has fascinated people beyond national borders: How in blazes ...