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'He's mayor of heaven now': Toronto's Rob Ford laid to rest

Mar 31, 2016 - 8:33 AM

Ford s 10 year old daughter Stephanie: My dad was a great mayor He helped a lot of people And he s the mayor of heaven now

This file photo taken on June 30, 2014 shows Toronto Mayor Rob Ford as he leaves his office at city hall in Toronto. Geoff Robins/AFP

Former Toronto mayor Rob Ford dies of cancer at 46

Mar 22, 2016 - 11:49 PM

UPDATED The colorful and controversial Ford – elected in 2010 – earns worldwide notoriety in 2013 when he refuses to resign after acknowledging that he had smoked crack during his tenure

ROB FORD. Toronto mayor Rob Ford attends a city council meeting In Toronto, Canada, on May 21, 2013. File Photo by Warren Toda/EPA

Toronto elects moderate conservative for mayor

Oct 29, 2014 - 12:34 AM

Radio broadcaster John Tory wins the job of chief magistrate as Rob Ford reclaims his old council seat following the municipal elections

TORONTO ELECTIONS. This June 30, 2014 file photo shows Toronto Mayor Rob Ford leaving his office amid a crush of cameras at city hall in Toronto, Canada. Geoff Robins/AFP

Toronto votes for new mayor after Rob Ford

Oct 28, 2014 - 12:41 AM

Canada s biggest city Toronto go to the polls to elect a successor to crack smoking Mayor Rob Ford who quit the race to seek treatment for cancer

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Crack mayor Rob Ford drops out of Toronto race

Sep 13, 2014 - 11:46 AM

In an open letter Ford says he is dropping out of the October 27 ballot to concentrate on his health battle

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Toronto Mayor Rob Ford faces anxious hospital wait

Sep 12, 2014 - 9:52 AM

He was admitted to the hospital on Wednesday after suffering 3 months of pain in his abdomen

ROB FORD. Toronto mayor Rob Ford attends a city council meeting In Toronto, Canada, on 21 May 2013. File Photo by Warren Toda/EPA

Toronto crack-smoking mayor in re-election dead heat

Jul 24, 2014 - 10:24 AM

It appears that Rob Ford is not going away anytime soon but neither has he been able to maintain his pre rehab levels of popularity

COMEBACK. In this file photo, Toronto Mayor Rob Ford is swarmed by media at City Hall after City Council striped him of emergency management powers on November 15, 2013 in Toronto, Canada. Aaron Vincent Elkaim/Getty Images/AFP

Notorious Toronto mayor set to return

Jun 29, 2014 - 10:19 PM

Crack smoking mayor Rob Ford returns with high popularity ratings putting him in second or 3rd place in the municipal elections despite absence from the campaign trail

COMEBACK. In this file photo, Toronto Mayor Rob Ford is swarmed by media at City Hall after City Council striped him of emergency management powers on November 15, 2013 in Toronto, Canada. Aaron Vincent Elkaim/Getty Images/AFP

Police reopen probe into Toronto mayor's drug use

May 02, 2014 - 12:22 AM

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has already admitted to binge drinking and smoking crack and has been campaigning on a give me another chance platform

LAME DUCK. In this file photo, Toronto Mayor Rob Ford is swarmed by media at City Hall after City Council striped him of emergency management powers on November 15, 2013 in Toronto, Canada. Aaron Vincent Elkaim/Getty Images/AFP

Toronto's crack-smoking mayor to enter rehab

May 01, 2014 - 4:05 PM

Toronto mayor Rob Ford pledges to enter rehab after a new video emerged allegedly showing him smoking crack

ROB FORD. A file photograph showing Toronto mayor Rob Ford attends a city council meeting In Toronto, Canada, on 21 May 2013. Warren Toda/EPA

Toronto 'crack mayor' caught on new video

Jan 22, 2014 - 10:12 AM

The roughly one minute clip shot in a fast food restaurant depicts Rob Ford dressed in a suit and tie slurring his words swearing and sometimes breaking into Jamaican patois

LAME DUCK. In this file photo, Toronto Mayor Rob Ford is swarmed by media at City Hall after City Council striped him of emergency management powers on November 15, 2013 in Toronto, Canada. Aaron Vincent Elkaim/Getty Images/AFP

Chaos as Toronto strips mayor of powers

Nov 19, 2013 - 9:56 AM

The move effectively makes the chief magistrate of Canada s largest city and economic hub a figurehead – which Ford vowed to fight

LAME DUCK. In this file photo, Toronto Mayor Rob Ford is swarmed by media at City Hall after City Council striped him of emergency management powers on November 15, 2013 in Toronto, Canada. Aaron Vincent Elkaim/Getty Images/AFP

World media can't get enough of Toronto mayor's antics

Nov 16, 2013 - 10:15 AM

What had been the beat of a handful of local politics reporters is now making headlines worldwide

HOT SEAT. Toronto mayor Rob Ford attends a city council meeting In Toronto, Canada, on 21 May 2013. EPA/Warren Toda

An immigrant's take on the Rob Ford saga

Nov 14, 2013 - 6:13 AM

I thought I had seen it all when it came to politics I certainly didn t expect a crack cocaine smoking arrogant pathological liar of a mayor Not in Toronto the good Not in Canada

Toronto mayor readies for 'rumble' at council meeting

Nov 14, 2013 - 12:14 AM

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford readied for a rumble Wednesday November 13 over a motion asking him to step aside at his first council meeting since admitting he once smoked crack

HOT SEAT. Toronto mayor Rob Ford attends a city council meeting In Toronto, Canada, on 21 May 2013. EPA/Warren Toda

Toronto's crack smoking mayor resumes official duties

Nov 12, 2013 - 11:27 AM

Toronto s crack smoking mayor Rob Ford was back at work Monday

SMOKED CRACK. A cellphone video surfaces of Toronto Mayor Rob Ford smoking crack. EPA/Warren Toda

Pressure mounts on Toronto mayor after crack admission

Nov 09, 2013 - 2:39 AM

The mayor s brothers urges him to take a short break

SMOKED CRACK. A cellphone video surfaces of Toronto Mayor Rob Ford smoking crack. EPA/Warren Toda

Protesters want Toronto mayor out after drug use admission

Nov 07, 2013 - 8:50 AM

Recent polling however has shown an uptick in support for the mayor

Toronto mayor admits he smoked crack

Nov 06, 2013 - 2:32 AM

Mayor Rob Ford says he must have done it about a year ago in one of my drunken stupors but says he is not an addict

Toronto mayor sorry for 'mistakes' but won't step down

Nov 04, 2013 - 9:24 AM

Mayor Rob Ford apologizes but declines to admit he smoked crack cocaine as allegedly shown in a video

HOT SEAT. Toronto mayor Rob Ford attends a city council meeting In Toronto, Canada, on 21 May 2013. EPA/Warren Toda

Montreal mayor resigns on corruption charges

Jun 19, 2013 - 8:35 AM

Applebaum 50 said he could not remain mayor while defending himself in court Canadian news reports said

RESIGNED. A picture made available on 18 June 2013 shows the mayor of Montreal, Michael Applebaum, during a press conference in Montreal, Canada, on 05 April 2013. Photo by Valerie Blum/EPA