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TORONTO | Leading minister resigns over scandal that threatens Trudeau

TORONTO (AP) — A leading Cabinet minister in Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government resigned Monday, becoming the second minister to step down over a scandal that has shaken the government in an election year. Treasury Board president Jane Philpott, considered a star minister, said in a resignation letter that it was “untenable” for her … Continue reading TORONTO | Leading minister resigns over scandal that threatens Trudeau

TORONTO | Canada allows extradition case against Huawei CFO to proceed

TORONTO (AP) — Canada said Friday it will allow the U.S. extradition case against Chinese Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou to proceed. Canadian Department of Justice officials issued a statement saying they diligently reviewed the evidence and the case can go ahead. Meng is due in court on March 6, at which time a date for … Continue reading TORONTO | Canada allows extradition case against Huawei CFO to proceed

Mariners’ Hernandez gets off to shaky spring start

Felix Hernandez says he’s all set for a bounce-back season. Now pitching entirely from the stretch, King Felix made his spring training debut Saturday, giving up four runs in 1 1/3 innings as the Seattle Mariners lost to the San Diego Padres 6-4. The six-time All-Star allowed four hits, only one of them solid. He … Continue reading Mariners’ Hernandez gets off to shaky spring start

TORONTO | Trudeau cabinet minister resigns amid controversy

TORONTO (AP) — Canada’s former justice minister announced Tuesday that she was quitting Prime Minister Justin Trudeau‘s Cabinet — a move that follows allegations Trudeau’s office pressured her to avoid prosecuting a major Canadian engineering firm. Veterans Affairs Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould released a letter announcing her resignation but gave no reasons. She had been demoted … Continue reading TORONTO | Trudeau cabinet minister resigns amid controversy

TORONTO | Maple Leafs sign Auston Matthews to 5-year, $58 million deal

TORONTO (AP) — Auston Matthews, one of the NHL’s great young talents, signed a five-year contract extension with the Toronto Maple Leafs on Tuesday at an annual average of $11.6 million. The 21-year-old center was making the maximum $925,000 a year under his three-year rookie deal. He was eligible to become a restricted free agent … Continue reading TORONTO | Maple Leafs sign Auston Matthews to 5-year, $58 million deal

Morris Marketing Group Inc. Celebrates its 90th Anniversary Family Owned and Operated Since 1929

  TORONTO/ JANUARY 23, 2019 (STL.News) As a family owned 3rd generation company, Morris Marketing Group is excited and proud to celebrate their 90th year in business. Over the decades, Morris has evolved from a small printing company to North America’s leading provider of real estate marketing systems. “Three core factors have contributed to our … Continue reading Morris Marketing Group Inc. Celebrates its 90th Anniversary Family Owned and Operated Since 1929

Gateway cities continue to top global real estate investment, led by London

  DAVOS, Switzerland/ Jan. 21, 2019 (STL.News) London remains the largest commercial real estate investment market in the world Investors favor familiar cities with well-established investment markets and high levels of transparency JLL projects 2019 investment volumes will be approximately 5 to 10 percent below the 2018 total, driven by investor caution and selectivity London … Continue reading Gateway cities continue to top global real estate investment, led by London

Redfin Will Launch Real Estate Brokerage and Search Site in Canada in Early 2019

  TORONTO/ Jan. 14, 2019 (STL.News) (NASDAQ: RDFN) — Redfin (www.redfin.ca), the next-generation real estate brokerage, plans to launch a national Canadian real estate search site and brokerage service in Toronto and Vancouver by March, with plans to expand to other provinces in the future. “Our goal is to make buying and selling Canadian homes … Continue reading Redfin Will Launch Real Estate Brokerage and Search Site in Canada in Early 2019

TORONTO | Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada to grant asylum to Saudi woman fleeing alleged family abuse

TORONTO—January 11, 2019— Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada to grant asylum to Saudi woman fleeing alleged family abuse. By Associated Press

TORONTO | Leonard scores 27 as Raptors beat Bulls 95-89

TORONTO— Kawhi Leonard scored 27 points, Pascal Siakam had 20 points and 12 rebounds and the Toronto Raptors beat Chicago 95-89 on Sunday night, their seventh straight win over the Bulls. Danny Green and Fred VanVleet each scored 10 points as the Raptors bounced back from their largest defeat of the season, a 29-point loss … Continue reading TORONTO | Leonard scores 27 as Raptors beat Bulls 95-89

TORONTO | Gone to pot: Marijuana shortages plague Canada

TORONTO — Canada’s legal recreational market is off to a bumpy start. Supply shortages have been rampant in the two weeks since Canada became the largest national pot marketplace. Quebec closed its government-run shops from Monday to Wednesday because there was no pot to sell. Ontario’s online government store can’t fill all its orders, and … Continue reading TORONTO | Gone to pot: Marijuana shortages plague Canada

BAZIS Toronto eCondos Construction Is Complete And Starting Occupancy This Fall

  TORONTO (PRWEB) OCTOBER 31, 2018 BAZIS celebrates the final milestones of Toronto’s eCondos towers construction and will start occupancy this fall. Located in Toronto’s vibrant Yonge and Eglinton corridor, eCondos encompasses the signature BAZIS style of luxury and elegance. The Midtown Toronto condos overlook the city skyline, reflect the energy and style of the … Continue reading BAZIS Toronto eCondos Construction Is Complete And Starting Occupancy This Fall

InnerSpace Launches Wait Times Solution to Improve Smart Building Experiences

  TORONTO/ OCTOBER 24, 2018 (STL.News) InnerSpace, an IoT indoor location intelligence provider, today announced its new Smart Building solution Wait Times to improve the customer experience and optimize operations. The new web-app and API harness the company’s powerful data platform inFINITY to surface current and predicted wait times based on traffic patterns and historical … Continue reading InnerSpace Launches Wait Times Solution to Improve Smart Building Experiences

MONTREAL | Jubilant customers light up as pot sales begin in Canada

MONTREAL — Jubilant customers stood in long lines for hours then lit up and celebrated on sidewalks Wednesday as Canada became the world’s largest legal marijuana marketplace. In Toronto, people smoked joints as soon as they rolled out of bed in a big “wake and bake” celebration. In Alberta, a government website that sells pot … Continue reading MONTREAL | Jubilant customers light up as pot sales begin in Canada

TORONTO | The Latest: Trump to speak about US-Canada trade deal

TORONTO — The Latest on trade talks between Canada and the United States (all times local): 8:15 a.m. President Donald Trump will make a statement about a revamped North American free trade deal at 11 a.m. Monday. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders tweeted that Trump will speak from the Rose Garden. The agreement … Continue reading TORONTO | The Latest: Trump to speak about US-Canada trade deal

TORONTO | Canada FM postpones UN speech as free trade talks intensify

TORONTO — Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland has postponed her U.N. speech as free trade talks between the U.S. and Canada intensify. Freeland had been scheduled to deliver Canada’s address to the General Assembly on Saturday in New York, but Canada exchanged the slot with another country. Freeland may or may not give the … Continue reading TORONTO | Canada FM postpones UN speech as free trade talks intensify

TORONTO | Gurriels are 1st brothers with multiple homers on same day

TORONTO — Lourdes Gurriel Jr. and his older brother, Yuli, have become the first brothers in major league history to have multihomer games on the same day. Toronto’s Lourdes Gurriel homered in the first and fourth innings Friday night in the Blue Jays’ 11-3 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays. He also became the first … Continue reading TORONTO | Gurriels are 1st brothers with multiple homers on same day

TORONTO | Indian star Abhishek Bachchan on a victory for gay rights

TORONTO— Bollywood star Abhishek Bachchan is cheering India’s decision to strike down a ban on consensual gay sex, calling it “a wonderful step in the right direction.” India’s Supreme Court last week reversed a colonial-era law that made gay sex punishable by up to 10 years in prison, a landmark victory for gay rights that … Continue reading TORONTO | Indian star Abhishek Bachchan on a victory for gay rights

TORONTO | Alfonso Cuaron on building ‘Roma’ on childhood memories

TORONTO — Alfonso Cuaron‘s last movie, the dazzling space thriller “Gravity,” won seven Oscars and grossed more than $720 million worldwide. His new movie, “Roma,” is based on his childhood memories and was shot in black and white in the Mexico City neighborhood he grew up in. With limitless opportunities at his disposal after the … Continue reading TORONTO | Alfonso Cuaron on building ‘Roma’ on childhood memories

TORONTO | As curtain goes up in Toronto, new faces fill audiences

TORONTO — The Toronto International Film Festival prides itself on offering a diverse array of stories. This year, North America’s largest film festival is also making sure that the media that covers its films is diverse, too. Some 180 journalists and critics from underrepresented groups were granted credentials to the film festival, and many had … Continue reading TORONTO | As curtain goes up in Toronto, new faces fill audiences

TORONTO | Canada’s strong-willed foreign minister leads trade talks

TORONTO — She is many things that would seem to irritate President Donald Trump: a liberal Canadian former journalist. That makes Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland an unusual choice to lead Canada’s negotiations over a new free trade deal with a surprisingly hostile U.S. administration. Recruited into politics by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Freeland has already … Continue reading TORONTO | Canada’s strong-willed foreign minister leads trade talks

TORONTO | Canada court halts Pacific pipeline in blow to Trudeau

TORONTO — Canada’s Federal Court of Appeal on Thursday halted the contentious Trans Mountain pipeline expansion that would nearly triple the flow of oil from the Alberta oil sands to the Pacific Coast — a setback that comes just as the government is buying the project. The court ordered the country’s National Energy Board to … Continue reading TORONTO | Canada court halts Pacific pipeline in blow to Trudeau

TORONTO | Court quashes Canada’s approval of pipeline

TORONTO — Canada’s Federal Court of Appeal has quashed the approval of the contentious Trans Mountain pipeline expansion that would nearly triple the flow of oil from the Alberta oil sands to the Pacific Coast. Thursday’s decision means the country’s National Energy Board will have to redo its review of the pipeline. Prime Minister Justin … Continue reading TORONTO | Court quashes Canada’s approval of pipeline

TORONTO | Canada stunned and worried about Trump trade threats

TORONTO — It started with President Donald Trump’s attacks on Canadian dairy farmers. Then Washington slapped tariffs on Canadian steel, citing national security. There was that disastrous G-7 summit in Quebec. Now it’s a new North American free trade agreement that excludes America’s northern neighbor. Canadians are stunned by the repeated broadsides from what has … Continue reading TORONTO | Canada stunned and worried about Trump trade threats

TORONTO | Blue Jays DH Morales extends home run streak to 7 games

TORONTO  — Blue Jays designated hitter Kendrys Morales set a team record by homering for the seventh consecutive game Sunday, becoming the seventh player in major league history with a home run streak of at least seven games. Ken Griffey Jr., Dale Long, and Don Mattingly share the record with home runs in eight straight … Continue reading TORONTO | Blue Jays DH Morales extends home run streak to 7 games

MASON, Ohio | Murray loses in Cincinnati, clearing Federer’s path

MASON, Ohio  — Andy Murray lost to Lucas Pouille 6-1, 1-6, 6-4 in the first round of the Western & Southern Open on Monday, clearing another obstacle for Roger Federer in this U.S. Open tuneup. Top-seeded Rafael Nadal dropped out Sunday night to prepare for the U.S. Open after winning his fifth title of the … Continue reading MASON, Ohio | Murray loses in Cincinnati, clearing Federer’s path

TORONTO | Nadal ends Tsitsipas’ Toronto run on Greek’s 20th birthday

TORONTO— Rafael Nadal won his 80th ATP World Tour title Sunday — and spoiled Stefanos Tsitsipas’ 20th birthday. The top-ranked Nadal beat the unseeded Greek upstart 6-2, 7-6 (4) for his fourth Rogers Cup crown and fifth victory of the year. He has 33 ATP World Tour Masters 1000 titles. “If you told me this … Continue reading TORONTO | Nadal ends Tsitsipas’ Toronto run on Greek’s 20th birthday