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April 23, 2018 2:28 PM 5 things to know as Prince William and Kate welcome their 3rd child

Princess Charlotte remains fourth in line to the throne, with the new baby fifth. The rules were changed before Prince George was born to give royal daughters the same rights as sons. For generations it was the custom among royals — as among commoners — to give birth at home. Queen Elizabeth II was born at her grandfather’s London house, and gave birth 14

April 22, 2018 12:11 AM Amir Khan drops Canada's Phil Lo Greco in 39 seconds in triumphant return

Former boxing world champion wins 1st fight since 2016 loss to Saul "Canelo" Alvarez Former world champion Amir Khan won his first fight in two years by stopping Phil Lo Greco in 39 seconds on Saturday. Fighting in a British home ring for the first time in five years, Khan sent Lo Greco to the canvas inside 30 seconds. Moments later, he pinned the Toronto 9

April 12, 2018 2:53 PM Sanctions-hit Russian tycoons may have lost $7.5B US

U.S. Treasury imposed sanctions on 7 Russian oligarchs, 12 companies they own or control Three Russian tycoons targeted by a new list of U.S. sanctions may have lost a combined $7.5 billion US since the list was announced, according to Reuters calculations based on price moves in the listed companies the three co-own. The U.S. Treasury on April 6 announced 8

March 29, 2018 1:12 PM Canada’s economy unexpectedly contracted in January

Sharp drops in oil production and real estate activity weighed on the Canadian economy in January. Canada’s gross domestic product unexpectedly shrank in January, as the economy faces a broad slowdown after surging last year. Gross domestic product contracted 0.1 per cent during the month, Statistics Canada reported Thursday in Ottawa, weighed down by sharp 13

March 15, 2018 4:13 PM Chicago leaves North American 2026 World Cup bid day after Vancouver drops out

A spokesperson for Chicago’s mayor was critical of FIFA, saying FIFA’s “inflexibility and unwillingness to negotiate,” contibuted to the decision to leave the bid. Vancouver previously dropped out, citing “unknown costs and unknown risks to the B.C. taxpayers.” Chicago, the home of the U.S. Soccer Federation, has dropped out of the North American bid for the 2026 World 13

March 3, 2018 8:31 PM TFC opens MLS Cup defence with loss to Crew

Toronto won Supporters' Shield, Canadian championship, league title last season Leading into Saturday's Major League Soccer regular-season opener, Toronto FC coach Greg Vanney warned of Columbus midfielder Federico Higuain's abilities with the ball. Vanney's concerns proved valid. Higuain scored the winning goal as the Crew beat Toronto 2-0 at BMO Field 22

March 3, 2018 5:21 AM Canada drops opening games at men's Sevens World Series in Las Vegas

Canucks conclude pool play against Wales on Saturday at 4:48 p.m. ET Canada went winless in Pool B action at the HSBC Sevens World Series event in Las Vegas, Nev. on Friday. The 11th-seeded Canadians dropped a hard fought battle 19-12 to the top-seeded South African squad. After going down 14-0 early, the Canucks began to rally just before halftime as CFLer 27

March 1, 2018 5:42 PM Indiana lawmakers move to ban eyeball tattoos after Ottawa woman's mishap

Ottawa woman Catt Gallinger's swollen eye made international headlines in the fall The Indiana Legislature has approved a bill to effectively ban the practice of eyeball tattooing. Catt Gallagher's right eye became swollen and leaked ink after the procedure known as scleral pigmentation, where diluted ink is injected into the top layer of an eye. She was still 44

March 1, 2018 12:09 AM Canadian Air Force drops inflatable raft through Florida home’s roof, 1 person injured

A woman was reportedly asleep in the home when the inflatable life raft came smashing through the ceiling. Royal Canadian Air Force spokesperson said the military is investigating. OTTAWA—The Canadian Forces is scrambling for answers after a military helicopter dropped an inflatable life raft and smashed a hole in the roof of a home in Miami. Royal Canadian 26

February 18, 2018 5:35 AM Koe drops second straight game at Olympics after 8-6 loss to Swiss

Calgary skip gives up four in first end, tying with Switzerland for second in standings. GANGNEUNG, South Korea—Canadian curler Kevin Koe fell to 4-2 at the Winter Olympics on Sunday after an 8-6 loss to Switzerland. It was the Calgary skip’s second straight defeat in the tournament after a 5-2 loss to Sweden on Saturday. Benoit Schwarz, Switzerland’s 22