It was just announced that colorful Toronto mayor, Rob Ford has withdrawn his name from the race to be the next mayor of Toronto.

Rob Ford


The mayor is currently at Mount Sinai hospital for tests after a mass was discovered in his abdomen on Thursday. Doctors at Humber River Regional Hospital gave the mayor a preliminary diagnosis of a tumour before he was transferred to Mount Sinai for further assessment. source

Mount Sinai’s Dr. Zane Cohen said Thursday evening in a press conference that a CT scan and biopsy had been performed on Ford to determine what the tumour is and what steps to take next.