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Ontario's finance minister criticizes federal spending and carbon pricing plan

TORONTO — Ontario's finance minister slammed the 2019 federal budget Tuesday, saying it shows the Liberal government is willing to run "endless" deficits as it heads to polls this fall.

Ontario's finance minister criticizes federal spending and carbon pricing plan

TORONTO — Ontario's finance minister says the 2019 federal budget shows the Liberal government will run "endless" deficits but do little to help Ontario residents.

Ontario survey suggests issues with sexual harassment on campuses

TORONTO — At least half of Ontario university and college students who participated in a provincewide survey on campus sexual violence said they experienced sexual harassment, the government said Tuesday, calling the finding "disturbing.

Longtime Carleton Ravens men's basketball coach Dave Smart taking new role

OTTAWA — One of the most successful coaches in Canadian university sport history is taking a new role at Carleton University. Ravens men's basketball coach Dave Smart has been hired as director, basketball operations for the Ottawa school.
Wolfpack founder Eric Perez part of consortium that has bought Hemel Stags

Wolfpack founder Eric Perez part of consortium that has bought Hemel Stags

TORONTO — Eric Perez, who helped bring professional rugby league to North America in the form of the Toronto Wolfpack, now has an ownership stake in another club.

Fiscal watchdog says Ontario overcharging for marriage registrations, other fees

TORONTO — One of Ontario's fiscal watchdogs says the province is overcharging for certain fees such as those for marriage and birth registrations, a situation that could leave it vulnerable to a legal challenge.

Death of woman found on Thunder Bay bike path a homicide, police say

THUNDER BAY, Ont. — A death in Thunder Bay, Ont., is now being investigated as a homicide. City police say the body of a woman was found lying on a bike path around 1 a.m. Tuesday.

Toronto Catholic diocese on hook for $530K for priest abuse of altar boy

TORONTO — A Roman Catholic priest's sexual abuse of an 11-year-old altar boy more than 50 years ago warranted an award of more than half a million dollars in compensation, Ontario's highest court ruled on Tuesday.
Raptors Uprising to face old foe in 2019 season opener of NBA 2K League

Raptors Uprising to face old foe in 2019 season opener of NBA 2K League

TORONTO — Raptors Uprising GC will renew acquaintances with Cavs Legion GC, the team that knocked it out of the 2018 playoffs, in its 2019 NBA 2K League season opener April 11.

Police lay fraud charges against Mississauga, Ont., woman over fake travel agency

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — A 40-year-old woman from Mississauga, Ont., is facing a fraud charge after allegedly running a fake travel agency.
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