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July 15, 2018 10:18 PM Canadian tourists still visiting U.C. despite trade conflict

“All of that being said, we’ve not seen a trade war like this, so that may change,” she said, “but as of now, the U.S. remains a very popular destination.” Florida accounts for the largest number of visitors from the north, typically snowbirds in the winter. New England is also a popular destination, and beaches like Old Orchard Beach and Hampton Beach 7

July 8, 2018 10:11 PM Pain lingers for Florida mother after long-lost child was found

But Mother’s Day came and went without recognition from her daughter. They currently do not speak, Mobley said, hurt that her daughter had said she hoped Williams would not receive a long prison sentence. “I don’t deal with disrespect,” Mobley said through tears. “I wish they never would have found her.” Mobley said she had been so eager to become a mother 7

July 2, 2018 12:49 AM NHL players who moved on first day of free agency

While new Maple Leaf John Tavares was the biggest name to move, veterans Paul Stastny, Jack Johnson, Michael Grabner and Chris Kunitz also changed teams on the opening day of NHL free agency Sunday. Stastny was perhaps the most sought-after centre on the market after Tavares. The Winnipeg Jets were believed to have off-loaded goalie Steve Mason’s salary 10

June 26, 2018 6:36 PM U.S. Supreme Court rules against California law that forced crisis pregnancy centres to provide abortion info

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra called the decision “unfortunate” but said “our work to ensure that Californians receive accurate information about their health care options will continue.” The abortion-rights group NARAL Pro-Choice California was a prime sponsor of the California law. NARAL contends the centres mislead women about their options 11

June 18, 2018 11:06 PM Rapper XXXTentacion shot dead in Florida

20-year-old rising star killed in shooting at motorcycle dealership Authorities say troubled rapper-singer XXXTentacion has been fatally shot in Florida. The Broward Sheriff's Office says the 20-year-old rising star was pronounced dead Monday evening at a Fort Lauderdale-area hospital. He was shot earlier Monday outside a Deerfield Beach motorcycle dealership 144

June 18, 2018 1:35 AM Having dad as caddy at U.S. Open makes Father’s Day extra special

“He stinks now,” Matt said. “I’d have to play pretty bad to let him win. He used to be much better than he is now.” Matt says he was 14 the first time he beat his dad. Vic says his son was 15. Either way, once Matt beat Vic’s 73 by a stroke as a teenager, it was game over. “Golf skipped a generation for sure,” Vic said. “Because I don’t play like him.” As the first 12

June 13, 2018 6:02 PM Swim star Oleksiak helps Special Olympics celebrate milestone anniversary

Midway through a 90-minute training session at the University of Toronto, a group of Special Olympians climbed out of the pool to sing happy birthday to Olympic swimming star Penny Oleksiak, who led Wednesday morning’s practice. Oleksiak recently moved her training base to Gainesville, Fla., but returned to Toronto for a densely-scheduled week that included 11

June 8, 2018 11:27 PM Josh Donaldson’s return to Jays now day to day

The third baseman was eligible to come off the 10-day disabled list Friday for the Jays’ second of four games against the Baltimore Orioles this weekend. He has been sidelined since May 29 due to left calf tightness. While Donaldson’s hitting and throwing routines are normal, the Jays want to see him running the bases before he gets back in the lineup 11

June 8, 2018 6:05 PM All that NHL free-agent glitter isn’t really gold

If it’s to make a splash and attempt to convince skeptical home fans that management is doing everything in its power to win, signing unrestricted NHL free agents to massive contracts can absolutely be an effective tool. But if it’s to actually win, well, most of the time it’s best to stay away. Fish for talent somewhere else. For the most part, with the unrestricted 10

June 2, 2018 10:01 PM Paramount scraps TV reboot Heathers, citing school violence

Revival based on 1988 movie black comedy about high-school murder and suicide will not air on Viacom After delaying its airing in the aftermath of February's Florida high school shooting, Paramount Network is permanently scrapping Heathers. Representatives from parent company Viacom confirmed Saturday that the TV reboot of the 1988 movie black comedy 13