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TORONTO — Canada’s main stock index was down more than 100 points in late-morning trading, weighed down by losses in the energy, technology and financial sectors, while U.S. stock markets also fell. The S&P/TSX composite index was down 153.85 points at 20,331.81. In New York, the Dow Jones industrial average was down 261.51 points at […]

TORONTO — The stage adaptation of “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” has been extended to June 2023. Producers say 10 weeks of performances have been added from March 21 to June 4, 2023, with the new block of tickets on sale Saturday through Mirvish Productions. The show is based on an original new story […]

TORONTO — The Canadian Union of Public Employees says its Ontario education workers have voted to ratify a contract with the government. Laura Walton, president of CUPE’s Ontario School Board Council of Unions, says about 73 per cent of those who voted were in favour.  Walton – who had said she didn’t like the deal […]

TORONTO — Weyni Mengesha didn’t anticipate the amount of laughter she would share and the tears she would shed returning 20 years later to “‘da Kink in My Hair.” Mengesha says directing the play a second time moved her because she grew up alongside the original cast members, who portrayed hair salon clients whose triumphs […]

TORONTO — The union representing roughly 55,000 Ontario education workers will announce today the results of a ratification vote on a tentative deal it struck with the province. The Canadian Union of Public Employees is expected to unveil the vote results during a news conference scheduled for 10 a.m.  The result could send the union […]

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is scheduled to make an announcement this afternoon in southwestern Ontario about electric vehicle manufacturing.  Trudeau will be joined by Ontario Premier Doug Ford and the province’s Economic Development Minister Vic Fedeli for an announcement at 12:15 p.m. in Ingersoll, Ont.  Trudeau’s itinerary says the announcement will “mark a milestone in […]

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — Ruslan Gazizov had two goals and one assist, Brody Crane added a goal and three assists and the London Knights won their eighth in a row beating the Mississauga Steelheads 5-4 on Sunday. Sean McGurn and Logan Mailloux each recorded a goal and one assist for London (17-7-1). Zach Bowen made 42 […]

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — Police west of Toronto are looking for a suspect in a shooting that killed an employee at a gas station in Mississauga, Ont.  Peel regional police say they received a call at 10:40 p.m. about a shooting in the area of Creditview Road and Britannia Road West. Police wouldn’t confirm the name […]

TORONTO — Girl Guides of Canada is asking its members to vote on two new name options for its Brownies program — comets or embers.  Last month the national organization told members it would be changing the name of the program for girls aged seven and eight because the name has caused harm to racialized […]

TORONTO — When customers in downtown Vancouver placed orders with Pizza Hut in September, many of the pies landed on their doorsteps without a courier in sight. Instead, diners were met by Angie, Hugo or Raja — autonomous robots resembling a cooler on four wheels with eyelike lights. They travelled by sidewalk to customers, who […]