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June 21, 2018 11:30 PM Saskatchewan man who bulldozed house with people inside sentenced for attempted murder

YORKTON, SASK.—A Saskatchewan man who bulldozed a house with two people inside, including his son’s wife, has been sentenced to 5 1/2 years in prison after pleading guilty to attempted murder. Ronald Fatteicher, who is 60, knocked down the house last summer on rural property near Calder east of Yorkton. Fatteicher pleaded guilty to nine charges in total 7

June 21, 2018 3:17 AM Dow Chemical wins legal dispute against Nova Chemicals over Alberta plant

Justice Barbara Romaine of Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench ruled in favour of Dow and against a counterclaim filed by Nova in a case that included claims and counterclaims for damages between 2001 to 2012. “Dow has established these facts and has proved on a balance of probabilities that Nova has breached the joint venture agreements both as Operator 7

June 20, 2018 2:18 AM It’s all fun and big-league games as Canadian Mike Soroka returns to Toronto

For Mike Soroka, the Atlanta Braves’ 20-year-old right-hander, it was going to be a tough act to follow. The Calgary native on Tuesday became the second Canadian pitcher to start a game at Rogers Centre in 2018. The first, Seattle left-hander James Paxton, from Richmond, B.C., tossed a no-hitter May 8, something accomplished just once previously by a Canadian 7

June 18, 2018 1:15 PM Sentencing arguments begin for Quebec City mosque shooter Alexandre Bissonnette

QUEBEC—The man who murdered six men in a Quebec City mosque in January 2017 is facing the prospect of being handed the most severe prison sentence ever imposed in Canada. Bissonnette, 28, pleaded guilty earlier this year to six charges of first-degree murder and six of attempted murder. While his first-degree murder conviction carries an automatic life sentence 5

June 17, 2018 11:10 PM Johanna Konta snubs umpire as Ashleigh Barty wins Nottingham final

NOTTINGHAM, ENGLAND—Johanna Konta failed to shake the umpire’s hand on Sunday after a bad-tempered end to the Nottingham Open final, with Ashleigh Barty winning 6-3, 3-6, 6-4. After the first two sets were shared, Konta recovered from 4-1 down in the decider to level at 4-4 but got angry with umpire Paula Vieira Souza for not overruling a Barty shot that looked 6

June 17, 2018 4:41 PM Canada's Auger-Aliassime repeats as champ at Challenger tennis event

Montreal teen is No. 170 in ATP rankings Canadian Felix Auger-Aliassime defended his ATP Challenger Sopra Steria Open title on Sunday in Lyon, France. The 17-year-old from Montreal beat 22-year-old Johan Sebastien Tatlot of France 6-7 (3), 7-5, 6-2 on the clay court. After dropping the first set in a tiebreak, Auger-Aliassime broke Tatlot to go up 6-5 in the second 4

June 17, 2018 1:51 PM Milos Raonic looks on the bright side after a loss to Roger Federer at Stuttgart Open final

STUTTGART, GERMANY—Canadian Milos Raonic was looking at the bigger picutre after a loss to Roger Federer Sunday morning in the Stuttgart Open final. Raonic, who sat out some clay-court tournaments, including the French Open, with an undisclosed injury last month, fell 6-4, 7-6 (3) to Federer in Sunday’s title match on grass. “It was a good week for me with a lot of positives 7

June 17, 2018 1:15 PM Milos Raonic sees positives in loss to Roger Federer

Thornhill, Ont., native defeated by Swiss star in Mercedes Cup final Raonic, who sat out some clay-court tournaments, including the French Open, with an undisclosed injury last month, fell 6-4, 7-6 (3) to Federer in Sunday's title match on grass. Federer, also marking his return from three months off, is assured of reclaiming the No. 1 ranking from Rafael 11

June 17, 2018 9:00 AM Former Cree leader testifies at public inquiry about racist treatment at Val-d'Or hospital

William Mianscum says there's a pressing need to educate health care workers about Indigenous realities A former Cree leader says he experienced racism at a northern Quebec hospital and that health care workers should be educated about the Indigenous patients they serve. William Mianscum, a former chair of the Cree School Board and past chief of the James 6

June 16, 2018 3:16 PM Milos Raonic advances to Mercedes Cup final

Thornhill, Ont., native downs defending champion Lucas Pouille in semis Milos Raonic beat defending champion Lucas Pouille 6-4, 7-6 (3) to reach the final of the Mercedes Cup in Stuttgart, Germany on Saturday. The seventh-seeded Canadian had 19 aces and saved the only break point he faced. Roger Federer plays Nick Kyrgios later in the other semifinal 11