Rob Ford Alcohol

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Why Rob Ford's Addiction is An Explanation, Not An Excuse

In the case of someone like Rob Ford, he may have very little control over his cravings for alcohol, and this is where he deserves sympathy. In a culture where everyone has something -- coffee, cigarettes, marijuana, shopping, alcohol, need for approval, etc. -- it shouldn't be too hard for us to sympathize with someone dealing with a dependence problem. However, as a man who has good financial resources and who is capable of accomplishing significant person goals, he has considerable, personal influence over the treatment of this problem.
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Fact-Checking Rob Ford

In his first post-rehab interview, Toronto Mayor Rob Ford admits to "lying, conniving and hiding to cover up" his substance-abuse problems. The mayor’s deceptions have led his political oppo...
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Updated Timeline Of Ford's Scandals

TORONTO - Since May 2013, Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has been embroiled in controversy that began with published reports of a video that allegedly shows him appearing to smoke crack cocaine. A confession...
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Ford Will Be Back This Month

TORONTO - Only time will tell whether Rob Ford's stint in rehab has changed him, some of the Toronto mayor's colleagues said Tuesday, just weeks before his scheduled return to city hall.Ford plans to...
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Ford Is '100 Per Cent' In Rehab: Lawyer

TORONTO - Rob Ford did not officially enter the U.S. when he flew to Chicago last week bound for rehab, reports said Tuesday, but his lawyer insisted "100 per cent" that the Toronto mayor is getting i...
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FLASHBACK: Ford's Drug Denials

TORONTO - Rob Ford has taken a leave of absence as mayor of Toronto, citing a need to get help for substance-abuse issues. But it came after nearly a full year of denials — from both Ford and members...
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Bad News For Pub Ford Visited In B.C.

VANCOUVER - British Columbia's liquor regulator says a Vancouver-area pub that was apparently visited by Rob Ford during the Toronto Mayor's brief trip to the West Coast was cited for serving patrons...
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Ford Stripped Of More Powers

TORONTO - An extraordinary debate marred by chaotic scenes saw city council strip Rob Ford of more of his mayoral powers Monday, an act he compared to the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait and a declaration of...
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LOOK: 10 Wild Allegations In New Docs

TORONTO - A court document released Wednesday revealed previously redacted information from police interviews with former staff members of Toronto Mayor Rob Ford.Here are key revelations from the cour...