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Toronto Mayor Locked Out Of Office After Rehab Stint

Posted 06.18.2014 | World

By ROB GILLIES -- The Associated Press TORONTO (AP) — Toronto Mayor Rob Ford plans to return to work June 30 after a two-month stay in rehab. ...

Mayor Rob Ford and the Broken Levee

Patrick R. Krill | Posted 07.02.2014 | Impact
Patrick R. Krill

For anyone with personal or professional experience in dealing with addiction, none of this comes as a surprise.

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford Begins Treatment

AP | ROB GILLIES | Posted 07.02.2014 | World

TORONTO (AP) — Toronto Mayor Rob Ford expects to overcome his "little challenge" with substance abuse and get back to work after a stint in rehab, h...

Toronto's Notorious Mayor Is Going To Get Help As New Controversies Crop Up

AP / The Huffington Post | Posted 06.30.2014 | World

TORONTO (AP) — Toronto Mayor Rob Ford will take a leave of absence to seek help for substance abuse, his lawyer said Wednesday, as a report surfaced...

Toronto Mayor Files To Run For New Term Despite Crack Scandal

AP | CHARMAINE NORONHA | Posted 03.04.2014 | World

TORONTO (AP) — Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has put his name on the ballot to run for another term, defying repeated calls for him to step down after admi...

Rob Ford's Bizarre Advice About Women

Posted 01.23.2014 | World

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford doled out some interesting advice in the spirit of Christmas on Thursday. When asked what he was getting his wife for the ho...

Toronto Mayor May Have Tried To Buy Crack Video

Posted 01.23.2014 | World

Embattled Toronto Mayor Rob Ford may have tried to buy a video that appears to show the politician smoking crack, Canada's National Post reported. ...

Rob Ford: I Smoked Crack 'Maybe Once'

AP | ROB GILLIES | Posted 11.21.2013 | World

TORONTO (AP) — Toronto's scandal-plagued mayor said he's smoked crack "maybe once" and said the city council has no business stripping him of his po...

Politician Body Slammed By Rob Ford Speaks Out | Posted 01.20.2014 | World

What's it like to get run over by Ford (the Mayor)? Jeanne Moos reports on the collisions of Toronto's crack-smokin' mayor. ...

WATCH: Rob Ford Gets Passive-Aggressive With Matt Lauer

The Huffington Post | Braden Goyette | Posted 11.19.2013 | World

Scandal-plagued Toronto mayor Rob Ford still won't quit. Speaking with "Today" show anchor Matt Lauer after a dramatic city council session in whic...

Toronto City Council Strips Embattled Mayor Of Most Powers

Posted 11.18.2013 | World

Toronto's City Council voted on Monday to strip embattled mayor Rob Ford of most of his powers, the Associated Press reports. The decision came in...

Shep Smith Mocking Rob Ford Is All We Ever Want In Life

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 01.25.2014 | Media

"Mr. Mayor! There's no crack pipe under there!" —Shep Smith on Rob Ford's latest antics. If someone told us that we were going to a desert island...

Toronto City Council Meeting Turns Into Chaos

AP | DAVID CRARY | Posted 01.25.2014 | World

TORONTO (AP) — Beset by scandal, Toronto Mayor Rob Ford faces another likely setback Monday as the City Council takes up a motion to strip him of mo...

Rob Ford: 'I Do Want To Run For Prime Minister'

Posted 11.18.2013 | World

Despite having admitted to smoking crack cocaine and buying illegal drugs, Toronto's flamboyant mayor Rob Ford wants to be prime minister one day. For...

Jason Linkins

Ask A Canadian: How Did This Whole Rob Ford Thing Happen To Toronto, Anyway? | Jason Linkins | Posted 11.17.2013 | Politics

Over the past few weeks, Americans have gotten to know Toronto Mayor Rob Ford, and what they've gotten to know about him has not been particularly goo...

City Council Strips Toronto Mayor From Some Of His Powers

AP | ROB GILLIES | Posted 01.15.2014 | World

TORONTO (AP) — Toronto's City Council has voted overwhelming to strip Mayor Rob Ford of some of his powers in the latest attempt to box in the brash...

Rob Ford: 'I Really Effed Up'

Evening Standard, London | Staff/Agency | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

Controversial Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has said he "really effed up" after admitting buying illegal drugs during a debate in which he was urged to take ...

Rob Ford Draws Gasps From Outrageous Comments

The Huffington Post | Ryan Craggs | Posted 11.14.2013 | World

Toronto's embattled mayor cannot seem to keep his mouth shut -- but this time, his words have legal implications. According to The National Post, R...

SURPRISE: Most Of Toronto Wants Mayor Rob Ford To Step Down

Posted 11.13.2013 | World

Toronto's embattled mayor may be clinging to his seat of power, but it seems the majority of his constituents and his colleagues want him to step asid...

Toronto's Embattled Mayor Keeps Surprising

AP | ROB GILLIES | Posted 11.13.2013 | World

TORONTO (AP) — Toronto Mayor Rob Ford admitted during a heated City Council debate Wednesday that he had bought illegal drugs in the past two years,...

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford and the Emerging Crisis of Legitimacy

Don Tapscott | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Don Tapscott

Ford and his drug-dealing pals reflect a deeper problem than just substance abuse. It's another example of the growing crisis of legitimacy of our democratic institutions.

Ten Snacks For Watching Major Political Meltdowns

Food Riot | Posted 01.23.2014 | Taste
Food Riot

Because stuffing your face is what you do when you're ashamed.

Review: Prequel Reveals How Rob Ford Came to Live in a Van Down by the River

Steve Kenning | Posted 01.23.2014 | Comedy
Steve Kenning

"It was really something," said former co-star David Spade, of Ford's reprisal of his marquee role from the '90s. "I only knew Rob as a nutty, coffee-table smashing, goofball. This new film goes much deeper, and I would say, darker."

Ladies And Gentlemen, We Give You The 'Rob Ford Crack Remix'

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 11.07.2013 | World

It has been two days since Toronto Mayor Rob Ford admitted to having smoked crack, which in Internet time might as well be two centuries. Meaning,...

Good Morning, Rob Ford!

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 11.06.2013 | Media

Toronto mayor Rob Ford finally admitted on Tuesday that he has smoked crack cocaine before. Just hours after he made these confessions to reporter...