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October 21, 2018 2:13 AM Quiet Leafs shut down by Blues

The Maple Leafs entered Saturday night’s game against the St. Louis Blues without a goal in almost four periods. That ended at the 4:22 mark of the third period on Morgan Rielly’s fourth of the season, all they would get in a 4-1 loss at Scotiabank Arena. The Blues took charge early with solid checking and handed the Leafs their second straight loss. The Blues 9

October 12, 2018 3:32 AM Perron’s hat trick lifts St. Louis Blues over Calgary Flames

ST. LOUIS—David Perron scored his fourth career hat trick, Alexander Steen had a goal and an assist, and the St. Louis Blues beat the Calgary Flames 5-3 on Thursday night. Joel Edmundson also scored and Brayden Schenn had three assists as the Blues won for the first time this season. Jake Allen made 31 saves. James Neal, Derek Ryan and Mikael Backlund 13

October 1, 2018 4:00 PM Esi Edugyan, Patrick deWitt among finalists for $100,000 Giller Prize

Surprise filled in the room as the finalists were announced for the 2018 Scotiabank Giller Prize for fiction in Toronto on Monday. The five authors who will now be considered for the $100,000 winning award were chosen from a very strong longlist of nominees that included veteran writers Rawi Hage, Lisa Moore and Kim Thuy, and powerful debuts by Tanya 12

September 16, 2018 11:39 AM Peter Donat, who played Mulder’s dad on The X-Files, dead at 90

NEW YORK — Peter Donat, the Canadian actor who played Agent Fox Mulder’s father in The X-Files and had roles in TV shows, films and onstage, has died. He was 90. His son, Caleb, told The Associated Press that his father died Monday from complications of diabetes at his home in Point Reyes Station, California. Donat also had guest roles on TV shows such as Murder 15

September 5, 2018 4:43 PM Alvin ‘Ab’ McDonald, the first Winnipeg Jets captain, dies at age 82

“He’s a four-time Stanley Cup winner and was the captain on many teams, and our first captain here in Winnipeg. Just a tremendous guy who was looked up to by many. “And he loved Winnipeg. He came home every summer from playing hockey. He was just a guy who liked people.” McDonald also played with the Boston Bruins, Detroit Red Wings, Pittsburgh Penguins 20

August 31, 2018 10:30 AM Esi Edugyan’s new book Washington Black is a ‘cinematic epic of slavery and freedom’

From Toni Morrison’s Beloved to Lawrence Hill’s The Book of Negroes, the slave narrative has produced many powerful novels. Esi Edugyan offers an inventive spin on the genre in Washington Black, the Victoria author’s follow-up to her 2011 Scotiabank Giller Prize-winning Half-Blood Blues. A cinematic epic of slavery and freedom, it’s also a tale of high adventure 12

August 31, 2018 2:47 AM Tyler Seguin and company are happy campers again

It was a week of contrasts, starting with his frustration over the lack of a contract extension and ending with a tournament win at the BioSteel camp, his fourth win in five years at the annual training camp warm-up in Toronto. The camp attracts over 40 NHLers who are clients of BioSteel, a worldwide sports nutrition company founded by hockey trainer 16

July 6, 2018 10:49 PM Only Elton John can save the world from Donald Trump

Trump: “You know, I was with Elton John. Elton John. Anybody like Elton John? I like him. And a lot of times like he’ll do this last song. And it’s so great. It’s so unbelievable. The place is standing and roaring and going incredible. And then there’ll be like — he’ll come back for like three more, right? And the three aren’t as good as the last one. And people 38

July 2, 2018 12:10 AM Edmonton Oilers sign free agents Brodziak, Rieder and Gravel

EDMONTON—The Edmonton Oilers brought forward Kyle Brodziak back to Alberta on the opening day of unrestricted free agency Sunday. The 34-year-old centre from St. Paul, Alta., signed a two-year contract with the Oilers, who drafted him in the seventh round in 2003. Brodziak played 175 games for the Oilers before he was traded to Minnesota in 2009. He scored 17

June 10, 2018 4:12 PM Former Fleetwood Mac guitarist Danny Kirwan dead at 68

Musician joined iconic band in 1968, inducted into Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Fleetwood Mac's former guitarist Danny Kirwan has died at age 68, according to the band's official Facebook page. Mick Fleetwood paid tribute to the musician Friday, saying he received the "sad news" that Kirwan had died in London, England. "Danny's true legacy, in my mind, will forever 45