A file image of Toronto mayor Rob Ford who has  told a Canadian newspaper he will suspend his re-election campaign to get treatment for substance abuse. Photograph: Getty

Toronto mayor Rob Ford, who gained global notoriety after admitting to smoking crack cocaine, will take a break to deal with substance abuse issues, h(...)

Toronto mayor Rob Ford tries to get away from media personnel  after exiting an executive council meeting in Toronto yesterday. Photograph: Mark Blinch/Reuters

A video obtained by police last year shows Toronto mayor Rob Ford, who has admitted to having used crack cocaine, inhaling some kind of vapour(...)