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TORONTO — Back-to-back homers from Cedric Mullins and Adley Rutschman in the fifth inning spurred the Baltimore Orioles to a come-from-behind 4-2 win against the struggling Toronto Blue Jays on Tuesday. Baltimore (61-55) has won 10 of 14 in August to climb within a half-game behind Toronto for the third and final American League wild-card […]

TORONTO — Canada’s largest stock index ticked higher Tuesday even as investors digested a new inflation report that experts say will be unlikely to dissuade the Bank of Canada from raising interest rates significantly in September.  The S&P/TSX composite index was up 89.37 points at 20,269.97. In New York, the Dow Jones industrial average was […]

Ontario’s highest court has ordered the provincial government to pay $3.5 million to a company at the heart of a tainted-meat scandal nearly two decades ago, pointing to the province’s “litany of bureaucratic ineptitude” in temporarily taking over the business. In a decision released last week, the Court of Appeal for Ontario ruled the provincial […]

TORONTO — A swift turnaround at Toronto FC has the Major League Soccer club on an urgent late-season push to make the playoffs. TFC enters a key game against the visiting New England Revolution on Wednesday night just four points out of a post-season spot in the Eastern Conference.  On a four-game unbeaten run since […]

TORONTO — The Toronto Argonauts will be without Canadian running back Andrew Harris and American receiver Cam Phillips when they host the Calgary Stampeders on Saturday night. Harris, 35, is expected to miss four-to-six weeks with a torn pectoral muscle. Harris had three carries for 19 yards before leaving Toronto’s 34-27 loss to the Hamilton […]

TORONTO — Canadian “Alias Grace” actress Sarah Gadon is set to make the jump from screen to stage at Toronto’s Coal Mine Theatre. Gadon, who has starred in several David Cronenberg films including 2012’s “Cosmopolis,” is set to make her theatrical debut in “Yerma,” directed by Coal Mine co-founder Diana Bentley. The adaptation of Spanish […]

TORONTO — Olivia Rodrigo will usher Alanis Morissette into the Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame next month. The “Good 4 u” pop singer and self-professed fan of the Ottawa-raised musician is set to present the honour to Morissette at the gala ceremony on Sept. 24 at Toronto’s Massey Hall. She’ll be joined by newly announced […]

TORONTO — Jalen Harris has been reinstated by the NBA and the National Basketball Players Association after serving a one-year suspension for a positive drug test. The Toronto Raptors hold the guard’s rights as a restricted free agent, but the team is at the maximum 20 players allowed heading into training camp. Harris reacted to […]

Police say a seven-year-old boy has died and seven people have been injured in a head-on collision near Orangeville, Ont. Ontario Provincial Police say emergency crews were called to a crash involving a pickup truck and an SUV in the community of Amaranth around 9:15 p.m. Monday. They say eight people were taken to a […]

TORONTO — Canada’s main stock index was up in late-morning trading, helped higher by gains in the base metal, financial and telecommunication sectors, while U.S. stock markets were mixed. The S&P/TSX composite index was up 37.18 points at 20,217.78. In New York, the Dow Jones industrial average was up 160.78 points at 34,073.22. The S&P […]