Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has admitted he has smoked crack cocaine after a video emerged that purportedly showed him smoking a crack pipe.
Mr Ford said "I have made mistakes....Yes I have smoked crack cocaine", CP24 reports.
When asked about an earlier denial, the mayor said: "I wasn't lying. You didn't ask the correct questions".
He also denied he was addict and said the video was "probably" filmed about a year ago.
More top news
People trying e-cigarettes has doubled in number over two years, new research suggests.
Thirteen weeks since the power station collapsed and no-one can give the families a clear answer as to when their loved ones will be found.
Cloud and rain set to spread westwards tomorrow bringing a colder feel.