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Fans revelling in glory of Raptors' win, rush to secure team gear

Fans revelling in glory of Raptors' win, rush to secure team gear

TORONTO — Fans basking in the glory of the Toronto Raptors' historic NBA championship win rushed to cement the memory with official merchandise Friday as the city prepared for a massive public celebration next week.
Toronto Raptors and their diverse team celebrated worldwide

Toronto Raptors and their diverse team celebrated worldwide

TORONTO — The Toronto Raptors became Canada's team even before winning the NBA Finals, but international news headlines on Friday suggested they are now celebrated as world champions. The team — which became the first NBA franchise outside the U.S.
Manitoba-to-Minnesota power line project approved with several conditions

Manitoba-to-Minnesota power line project approved with several conditions

WINNIPEG — The federal government has approved a $453-million Manitoba-Minnesota power transmission project that has been the source of friction between Premier Brian Pallister and the Manitoba Metis Federation.
Business leaders urge Trudeau to meet Pelosi, as well as Trump to push new NAFTA

Business leaders urge Trudeau to meet Pelosi, as well as Trump to push new NAFTA

OTTAWA — For now, he's going to Washington to meet President Donald Trump, but Canadian business leaders say Prime Minister Justin Trudeau should be talking to Democratic House Leader Nancy Pelosi to push the continent's new trade pact towards ratifi
Canadians in Hong Kong worried for neighbours as protests roil former colony

Canadians in Hong Kong worried for neighbours as protests roil former colony

As mass protests in Hong Kong grab headlines around the world, expatriate Canadians living in the former British colony say the demonstrations have been intense -- and are raising fresh concerns about the territory's future.
Liberal bleeding after SNC-Lavalin affair seems to have stopped: Leger Poll

Liberal bleeding after SNC-Lavalin affair seems to have stopped: Leger Poll

OTTAWA — A new poll suggests the federal Liberals have stopped the bleeding from the beating they took in the SNC-Lavalin furor.
Liberals push end of Mali peacekeeping mission to August

Liberals push end of Mali peacekeeping mission to August

OTTAWA — The Canadian Forces' peacekeeping mission in Mali is going to last a little longer than previously planned — but not as long as the United Nations hoped.
Canada Post proposes raising stamp prices by two cents next year

Canada Post proposes raising stamp prices by two cents next year

OTTAWA — Canada Post is proposing to raise the prices of stamps ever-so-slightly next year.
CT scan results of boy's brain 'devastating: pediatric specialist

CT scan results of boy's brain 'devastating: pediatric specialist

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — A pediatric critical care specialist says the results of a CT scan on the brain of a boy whose parents are on trial in his death was one of the "most devastating" she had ever seen. Dr.
Baloney Meter: Is Elections Canada biased in favour of Liberals, as Tory claims?

Baloney Meter: Is Elections Canada biased in favour of Liberals, as Tory claims?

OTTAWA — "Hard to trust the Liberal lapdogs at Elections Canada, who let Liberals-SNC off the $100K donation scam and has paid influencers to intervene in the campaign." — Conservative MP Pierre Poilievre, Twitter post, June 10, 2019.