Today's Five Best Columns
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Sep 17, 2014 5:38PM ET
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has been diagnosed with a "very rare" and "very difficult" form of cancer, for which he will undergo chemotherapy.
Sep 12, 2014 1:01PM ET
His brother Doug Ford is stepping in as the deadline to register arrives today.
Sep 10, 2014 6:14PM ET
A fired aide to Toronto's scandal-plagued Mayor Rob Ford is releasing a "tell-all" memoir about his former boss... days before the city's mayoral election.
Aug 28, 2014 11:58AM ET
Rob Ford, the Toronto Mayor who admitted to smoking crack and having an alcohol problem, is only down by three percentage points in the latest poll.
Jul 2, 2014 3:22PM ET
On Wednesday, Toronto Mayor Rob Ford admitted that he's just as bad as everyone says he is, telling reporters on Wednesday that he's used "every drug you can probably think of."
May 7, 2014 8:55AM ET
Fresh off the second documented instance of Toronto Mayor Rob Ford using crack cocaine — and while in the midst of a stint in rehab for alcoholism — Ford has vowed to come back and "kick butt" in the coming election.
May 2, 2014 8:49AM ET
Today in celebrity gossip: Pride of Canada Justin Bieber clowned Canada's shame Rob Ford, Justin Theroux was nearly murdered by art, and Lena Dunham has not broken up with her boyfriend.
Apr 30, 2014 9:39PM ET
Rob Ford just pulled a Rob Ford. The troubled crack smoking Toronto mayor appears to have been caught doing what he does best on video. Again.
Apr 17, 2014 11:56PM ET
Despite being stripped of most of his mayoral powers, crack-smoking mayor of Toronto and national embarrassment Rob Ford somehow believes he'll be re-elected. He officially launched his campaign tonight with a big party.
Apr 8, 2014 3:01PM ET
Toronto half-mayor Rob Ford was a little too excited about the celebrations on April 20 this year and now he has to find a new home for 10,000 easter eggs.
Apr 4, 2014 3:54PM ET
An American production company wants to record the everyday life of Rob Ford, Toronto's crack-smoking half-mayor, and turn him into a reality television star.
Mar 31, 2014 3:22PM ET
A trio of anti-Rob Ford election signs appeared in Toronto on Monday morning, and they are hilarious. But, adding an extra layer of strange to the strangest municipal election in North America, the signs are not tied to any opposing candidate.
Mar 19, 2014 6:23PM ET
Today in Rob Ford, Toronto Mayor Rob Ford violently tackled a journalist on his way into City Hall
Mar 19, 2014 11:19AM ET
New documents from the official investigation into Toronto's crack-smoking half-mayor Rob Ford were released by the courts on Wednesday, and the official description of the crack video obtained by police was revealed for the first time.
Mar 15, 2014 1:50PM ET
The ongoing battle between Toronto Mayor Rob Ford and 'House of Cards' star Kevin Spacey is a gift that keeps on giving.
Feb 10, 2014 12:48PM ET
You don't earn a reputation as the crack smoking, cunnilinging mayor of the fourth largest city in North America without your story getting optioned for a movie, or at least a TV movie. And so, the Rob Ford movie gets cast.
Feb 7, 2014 3:51PM ET
Half-mayor Rob Ford arrived at Toronto city hall on Friday furious that a rainbow flag had been raised on top of the building as a political statement during the Winter Olympics.
Feb 7, 2014 9:30AM ET
Robyn Doolittle, author of Crazy Town: The Rob Ford Story, went on The Daily Show last night to dish on everyone’s favorite crack-smoking mayor.
Feb 6, 2014 12:34PM ET
Rob Ford has no idea he is a walking punchline if his latest stunt to appease the hard-working people in Toronto is any indication.
Feb 1, 2014 2:33PM ET
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford is a marked man.
Jan 23, 2014 11:37PM ET
He was also an answer on Jeopardy! Win some, lose some.
Jan 22, 2014 2:17PM ET
Turn out the new Rob Ford video that emerged yesterday showing him curse in broken Jamaican inside a fast food joint around 3 a.m. was another case of the Toronto mayor in one of his drunken stupors.
Jan 21, 2014 4:24PM ET
A new video has surfaced showing an apparently inebriated Toronto Mayor Rob Ford rambling in Jamaican, and in English, about being followed at a fast food joint in Toronto's Rexdale neighborhood.
Jan 1, 2014 4:40PM ET
Good news for Torontonians who like their mayors on crack, probably in one of their drunken stupors.
Dec 22, 2013 3:22PM ET
Canada doesn't mess around in the winter time – and a nasty ice storm in the country's biggest city proves that we Americans bow to that country's hardiness in the face of remarkably bad weather (and, occasionally, naughty politicians).
Dec 18, 2013 5:08PM ET
The internet has been marveling over a video of Toronto Mayor Rob Ford awkwardly bopping and clapping while a jazz trio sings Bob Marley's "One Love" and "Christmas Carol Blues," in the middle of a city council meeting.
Dec 4, 2013 5:01PM ET
Newly released court documents allege the video showing Toronto mayor Rob Ford smoking crack and making racist and homophobic remarks was allegedly behind the murder of a Toronto gang member, one often seen in a picture with Ford.
Dec 4, 2013 3:19PM ET
Likely barred from physically entering the U.S., Rob Ford's outsized ambitions to cross borders needed another outlet, and so Toronto's crack mayor will take to the airwaves, in D.C. no less, to talk about sports.
Dec 3, 2013 6:02PM ET
Today, Bill Clinton finally admitted he has smoked weed all those years ago. He had no idea there was any confusion because, like Toronto's crack mayor Rob Ford, he thought his original explanations were enough.
Dec 1, 2013 9:08PM ET
Crack-smoking mayor Rob Ford took in a game of sport today, stopping by the NFL's big Toronto game to watch the Buffalo Bills play the Atlanta Falcons.