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U Sports cancels Vanier Cup, other fall championships because of COVID-19

U Sports cancels Vanier Cup, other fall championships because of COVID-19

OTTAWA — U Sports has cancelled six national championships including the Vanier Cup because of the COVID-19 pandemic. The varsity football championship was scheduled for Nov. 28 in a city yet to be announced.
Most regions outside Toronto-Hamilton area to move to stage two of reopening

Most regions outside Toronto-Hamilton area to move to stage two of reopening

TORONTO — Most regions of Ontario outside of the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area will be allowed to see more businesses and activities open on Friday, including restaurant patios, hair salons and swimming pools.

Ottawa restaurants says it was fined for letting customers eat takeout on patio

A restaurant in Ottawa's ByWard Market says it's been fined $880 after allowing customers to use its patio over the weekend.
Shooting suspect arrested after manhunt in eastern Ontario

Shooting suspect arrested after manhunt in eastern Ontario

Provincial police say they have arrested a suspect this morning following a shooting incident and fire Sunday night in the village of Parham, Ont.
Shoe designer introducing black Canadian fashion designer group

Shoe designer introducing black Canadian fashion designer group

TORONTO — A longtime member of the fashion industry is launching an interactive index of black Canadian designers. Shoe designer George Sully, who is black, is unveiling Black Designers of Canada this week.

Film about Marineland whistleblower takes top audience prize at Hot Docs

TORONTO — A film about a "trainer turned whistleblower" at Ontario's Marineland aquatic park has won the top audience prize at Hot Docs, which was held online this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Quebec reports lowest COVID-19 daily death tally since early April

Quebec reports lowest COVID-19 daily death tally since early April

MONTREAL — Quebec marked a full week without breaking 300 new COVID-19 cases a day, while registering its lowest death total since early April with just eight new deaths.

11-year-old boy dead after being hit by pick-up truck while cycling

ANGUS, Ont. — Provincial police west of Barrie, Ont., say an 11-year-old boy has been pronounced dead after he was hit by a pick-up truck while cycling. Police said Sunday that the boy was pronounced dead after being in hospital since Thursday.

17-year-old girl dead after hit-and-run in Toronto's north end: police

Toronto police say a 17-year-old girl is dead after a hit-and-run in the city's north end. Police say the incident happened early Sunday morning at 12:15 a.m., when the girl and a 19-year-old woman were using a crosswalk.
Ontario reports 415 new COVID-19 cases, over half from reporting delay

Ontario reports 415 new COVID-19 cases, over half from reporting delay

TORONTO — Ontario is reporting 415 new COVID-19 cases today, and 19 more deaths. More than half of the new cases are from a previous reporting delay between a lab and public health.
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