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Chow: Help Me Fire Ford

TORONTO - Rob Ford was both cheered and jeered as he took part Tuesday night in his first mayoral debate since returning to office after a two-month stint in rehab.The controversial mayor of Toronto,...
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Ford Apologizes To Councillor

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has apologized to city councillor Paul Ainslie for a wave of robocalls that last fall criticized his stance on the Scarborough subway. Ford apologized after the city's int...
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Ford Gets Booed, Heckled On Canada Day

TORONTO - Toronto Mayor Rob Ford was met with boos and heckles but also shouts of support during a public appearance a day after his official return from rehab.The scandal-plagued mayor ignored calls...
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What Will Deputy Mayor Accomplish?

A few months ago, Norm Kelly was a city councillor representing Scarborough—Agincourt. Today he has many of the legislative powers of mayor, formally acting as deputy mayor. Will he restore faith in...
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America Cared.. A Lot

WASHINGTON - The Rob Ford saga has received more intensive media coverage in the United States than any other Canadian news story since the turn of the century, newly released media-monitoring figures...
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Rob Ford's New Adversary: This Guy

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford's lawyer Dennis Morris has called for police Chief Bill Blair to release the video that allegedly depicts the mayor smoking crack cocaine. But he also says Blair crossed th...
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America Cares

WASHINGTON - America's fascination with the Rob Ford crack cocaine scandal is showing no signs of dissipating almost two weeks after news emerged of an alleged cellphone video that appears to show the...