Body found on balcony after highrise fire in North York, building evacuated

Body found on balcony after highrise fire in North York, building evacuated

One person is dead and one person is injured after a fire tore through a highrise residential building in North York on Friday night, Toronto Fire officials say. Firefighters found a body on an eighth floor balcony early Saturday when they searched the 15-storey building at 235 Gosford Boulevard, near Jane Street and Steeles Avenue West, during the five-alarm […]

Facebook buildings evacuated in California after nerve agent scare

Facebook buildings evacuated in California after nerve agent scare

A Facebook mail facility near company headquarters was evacuated Monday after a routine check found mail possibly containing the nerve agent sarin. Authorities put the site under quarantine as they conducted additional testing. Four buildings were evacuated and three have been cleared for people to come back in, said Facebook spokesperson Anthony Harrison in a statement. […]

Flights cancelled, hundreds evacuated following fire in terminal 1 at Pearson airport

Flights cancelled, hundreds evacuated following fire in terminal 1 at Pearson airport

Hundreds of people have been evacuated following a fire inside terminal one at Toronto’s Pearson International Airport, according to Peel police. Following the incident, all flights to the U.S. scheduled to depart from terminal one Sunday evening were cancelled, according to the Greater Toronto Airports Authority (GTAA).  Outbound international flights and inbound arrivals were suspended at the terminal, […]