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July 15, 2018 3:15 AM Toronto FC winless in six after loss in Orlando

Schuler, a 30-year-old defender, headed home the rebound of a long-range shot by Dom Dwyer from point-blank range in the 34th minute. Dwyer doubled the advantage in the 48th when he blasted a left-footer from the top of the arc past the outstretched arms of a diving Alex Bono. Earl Edwards Jr., making his second career appearance, made three saves in his first 10

July 4, 2018 11:00 AM It’s ‘Theatre Christmas’ in July with 158 shows at the Toronto Fringe Festival

KF: I am interested in the “burlesque cabaret dream play” Josephine, about the groundbreaking entertainer Josephine Baker, which has awards and great reviews from the States. And I’m also interested in performers who thrive on the Fringe circuit. One is Gemma Wilcox, whose solo shows are Toronto Fringe favourites (this year she’s bringing back her 2008 hit The Honeymoon 13

July 3, 2018 6:00 PM Young U.S. woman who used to be avid ballet dancer loses legs in Bahamas boat explosion

RUTLAND, VT.— A Vermont woman who relatives say used to be avid ballet dancer had both her lower legs amputated after suffering serious injuries in a deadly Bahamas tour boat explosion. Twenty-two-year-old Stephanie Schaffer was among nine people injured when the boat exploded Saturday , killing a U.S. citizen. The Rutland Herald reports she also suffered 10

June 16, 2018 7:30 PM ‘It’s all in the hips’: Moncton realtor’s sales video makes him a dancing sensation

“I’ve always had creative ideas when it comes to marketing houses,” said Dylan Mahaney, 27. “I don’t think anyone in my office is surprised that I’m the one to do this.” Wearing a deadpan expression, Mahaney moves through the rooms of the house performing a dance colloquially known as “The Floss” — fists clenched, his arms swing from side to side, one in front 12

June 15, 2018 8:00 AM Reducing waste by banning plastic straws shouldn't come at the expense of accessibility

Single-use plastic straws are currently the best option available to people with certain disabilities There's a group of people whose needs are often overlooked when we talk about banning single-use plastic straws: people with disabilities. These are people who rely on using plastic straws on a daily basis — people like myself, a Canadian thalidomide 20

June 11, 2018 9:13 PM Russell Wilson, Seattle defence lead Seahawks past Arizona Cardinals 19-3

SEATTLE — Swarmed by the blitzing rush of the best team in the NFL, Russell Wilson scrambled, slipped, eluded and finally got the Seattle Seahawks in the end zone. Considering the circumstances, it was probably Seattle’s most important drive of the season as the Seahawks handed the Arizona Cardinals their second loss of the season, 19-3 on Sunday 16

June 10, 2018 1:14 PM Vladimir Putin says he’s happy to meet with Donald Trump whenever U.S. is ready

QINGDAO, CHINA—Russian President Vladimir Putin said Sunday he’s happy to meet with U.S. President Donald Trump once Washington is ready to hold the summit. Putin, speaking to reporters in Qingdao, China, where he attended a summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization, said he agreed with Trump’s expressions of concern about a renewed arms race. Putin 14

May 9, 2018 3:26 PM Commemorative coin for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding features crystals, maple leaves

The coin features an engraved portrait based on one of the couple’s engagement photos and has a face value of $20. The coin is edged in maple leaves, English roses and shells from Prince Harry’s coat of arms. It also features three Swarovski crystals to represent Markle’s three-stone engagement ring. It costs $104.95 and can be ordered from the mint’s 11

May 9, 2018 11:01 AM South Sudan pleads with U.S. not to cut aid, as White House is threatening

U.S. is South Sudan's largest donor, but says it is 'losing patience' even as ceasefire talks near South Sudan's government urged the United States on Wednesday not to "abandon" the country after Washington said it would review its assistance programs because it could not continue a partnership with leaders perpetuating "endless war". "We are asking 31

April 25, 2018 8:50 PM Humboldt Bronco from Airdrie wants to ‘prove them wrong’ and walk again

Surrounded by his family at the Foothills Hospital, Ryan Straschnitzki spoke about his recovery after the Humboldt Broncos bus crash Right now, he’s working on sitting up longer, which is hard. He’s up to about an hour and a half, and is shooting for two hours. Next, as his bones heal, he’ll work on using his arms more. Sixteen people were killed and 13 others 23