| Nov 18, 2013
| 11:58 AM
A new parody video replaces Jean-Claude Van Damme with Toronto Mayor Rob Ford, doing the splits atop moving Volvo trucks.
The Volvo ad was the latest viral stunt video from Volvo Trucks. Van Damme is poised above the trucks, which are moving in reverse....
| Nov 14, 2013
| 2:51 PM
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford made a jaw-dropping, lewd comment today, offered a fresh apology, and now we find out he has a new TV show coming.
The whirlwind of drama around Toronto's mayor has hardly abated since his Nov. 5 admission of having smoked crack...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 2:05 PM
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has provided a steady stream of shock, controversy and dismay over the last six months. With his admissions of drug use, his off-the-cuff foul language and a stubborn refusal to quit his job, he's kept his name in headlines.
| Feb 6, 2014
| 8:03 AM
Hear ye, hear ye. Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has declared Feb. 6 "Bob Marley Day." Toronto residents, get partying.
The mayor, who gained fame by smoking crack and making outrageous public statements, is reportedly a big fan of Marley. In December he had...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 11:14 PM
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford might have missed the "spring forward, fall back" memo: His Twitter account was used to wrongly advise his 130,000 followers to "turn your clocks back," instead of forward for daylight saving time this weekend.
Ford, as everyone...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 4:08 PM
A dormant scandal over Toronto Mayor Rob Ford's alleged drug use flared anew Thursday when the city's police chief disclosed that a video purportedly showing Ford smoking crack cocaine had been recovered from a computer seized in a related drug probe....
| Nov 3, 2013
| 4:04 PM
Few of his constituents are likely to argue with Toronto's mayor on at least a couple of points he made on a radio program Sunday.
"I'm the first one to admit I am not perfect," Rob Ford said on CFRB-Newstalk 1010 radio. "I have made mistakes.''
| Feb 27, 2014
| 1:52 PM
On The Takeaway video wrapup, The Times’ Ann Simmons and columnist Robin Abcarian chat about former KCBS-TV news anchor Bree Walker, reparative therapy, and the always entertaining Rob Ford, Toronto’s crack-smoking mayor who is the subject...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 5:51 PM
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford, in a political pinch back home after admitting to crack cocaine use, paid an unexpected visit to Los Angeles City Hall on Monday, wandering the marble hallways in search of Mayor Eric Garcetti or anyone willing to sit down with ...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 4:00 AM
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford paid a visit to L.A. City Hall, but Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti was nowhere to be found.
Not because he was avoiding Ford, who got into a political pinch back home after admitting to crack cocaine use, but because Garcetti was...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 8:02 AM
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford appeared on Jimmy Kimmel's late-night talk show Monday to promote his hometown, but ended up getting stacked up against Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti.
Ford -- who gained international fame last year after media reports of public...