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Homeless encampment in Kitchener, Ont., allowed to stay — for now

Homeless encampment in Kitchener, Ont., allowed to stay — for now

KITCHENER, Ont. — Relief washed over the residents of a large homeless encampment in Kitchener, Ont., this week after the community of more than 40 people learned it would be allowed to stay — though it's not clear for how long.

Pappin, credited with Toronto's last Cup-winner, dies at 82

TORONTO (AP) — Jim Pappin, the former NHL forward credited with the Toronto Maple Leafs’ last Stanley Cup-winning goal, has died. He was 82. The Maple Leafs and Chicago Blackhawks announced the death Wednesday on social media.
Red Sox score three runs in 10th inning before hanging on for 6-5 win over Blue Jays

Red Sox score three runs in 10th inning before hanging on for 6-5 win over Blue Jays

TORONTO — Late-game dramatics. Post-season intensity. Even a dugout-clearing dust-up.
Canadian teenager Jacen Russell-Rowe helps Columbus Crew past Toronto FC

Canadian teenager Jacen Russell-Rowe helps Columbus Crew past Toronto FC

TORONTO — Canadian teenager Jacen Russell-Rowe showed off his skill and sense of occasion Wednesday. The 19-year-old forward from nearby Brampton, Ont.

Sirois records four-save shutout as Valour FC downs Forge FC 1-0

HAMILTON — William Akio scored and a scrappy Valour FC topped Forge FC 1-0 in Canadian Premier League play on Wednesday. Akio put away the lone goal in the 61st minute on his team's only on-target shot of the night.

Canadian teen Russell-Rowe helps Crew beat Toronto FC, 2-1

TORONTO (AP) — Canadian teen Jacen Russell-Rowe had two assists to help the Columbus Crew beat Toronto FC 2-1 on Wednesday night. The 19-year-old Russell-Rowe, from Brampton, Ontario, is a former Toronto FC academy player.
Blue Jays add three-time World Series champion Sergio Romo to bullpen

Blue Jays add three-time World Series champion Sergio Romo to bullpen

TORONTO — His activation not official until Wednesday, Blue Jays pitcher Sergio Romo watched from a stadium restaurant as his new team earned a walkoff victory over Boston a night earlier at Rogers Centre.
Tim Hortons, Esso withdraw for world juniors in another blow for Hockey Canada

Tim Hortons, Esso withdraw for world juniors in another blow for Hockey Canada

TORONTO — Tim Hortons and Imperial Oil have joined a growing list of corporations to pull sponsorship dollars in the wake of Hockey Canada's handling of an alleged sexual assault and out-of-court settlement.
Promised Ontario gas tax cut of 5.7 cents per litre coming Friday

Promised Ontario gas tax cut of 5.7 cents per litre coming Friday

TORONTO — A cut to the provincial gas tax promised by Premier Doug Ford before the June election takes effect on Friday and experts say it may offer some relief to drivers facing sky-high pump prices, but the long-term benefits to consumers are unpre
Landlord and Tenant Board's "digital first" system harms vulnerable renters: advocate

Landlord and Tenant Board's "digital first" system harms vulnerable renters: advocate

TORONTO — An Ontario tenant advocacy group says it has filed a human rights complaint arguing the provincial Landlord and Tenant Board's switch to a "digital first" strategy centred on virtual hearings during the pandemic discriminates against vulner
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