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January 11, 2019 10:35 AM Pope to visit Romania in spring during busy 2019 travel

VATICAN CITY - Pope Francis is adding another trip to his busy 2019 travel schedule with a three-day visit to Romania May 31-June 2. The Vatican press office announced Friday Francis would visit the capital, Bucharest, Iasi in northeastern Romania known for its Orthodox churches and monasteries, and Blaj, the seat of the Catholic Church. Also on the itinerary 6

December 19, 2018 5:05 PM Toronto FC to open CONCACAF Champions League on Feb. 19 in La Chorrera, Panama

Toronto FC will open its 2019 Scotiabank CONCACAF Champions League on Feb. 19 in La Chorrera, Panama, against Club Atletico Independiente. The MLS club, which reached the final of the 2018 competition, already knew it was playing the Panama team from the Dec. 3 draw in Miami. On Wednesday, the dates for the tie were announced. Toronto beat the Colorado 19

October 19, 2018 2:17 PM Pompeo warns Panama against doing business with China

PANAMA CITY, PANAMA—Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Thursday that he had warned President Juan Carlos Varela of Panama about doing business with China, criticizing Chinese state-owned enterprises that engage in “predatory economic activity.” As his plane left Panama City, Pompeo recounted his talks with Varela and local journalists. Clearly concerned 30

October 18, 2018 2:49 AM Canadians drop physical CONCACAF final to Americans

Canada struggled to string together any lengthy possessions early on a rainy night at Toyota Stadium. They did try to throw their weight around and disrupt Americans with their physicality, including standout battles between Allysha Chapman and Tobin Health and Janine Beckie and Kelley O’Hara down the left side. The Canadians accumulated five yellow 35

October 14, 2018 11:13 PM Canadian women lock up World Cup soccer berth in style

The Canadian women’s soccer team booked its spot in next summer’s Women’s World Cup with a 7-0 win over Panama in Sunday’s CONCACAF Women’s Championship semifinal in Frisco, Texas. A six-goal second half, after captain Christine Sinclair opened the scoring the in 44th minute, ensured Canada will qualify for the seventh time in France next summer. Sinclair 25

July 17, 2018 11:11 PM John Herdman outlines Canada’s 2026 World Cup game plan

“Those four matches give us an opportunity to really start assessing the players,” said Herdman. “It’s not a given that you’re going to qualify for the Gold Cup. Every game is critical to our success in achieving a World Cup qualification berth.” Herdman sees this as an opportunity to engage fans and help draw in top tier players that hold dual citizenship 26

June 25, 2018 1:07 AM New trust fund rules meant to crack down on tax evasion

While trust funds have been used by wealthy families for decades to manage their inheritances, offshore trusts based in tax havens like the Cayman Islands and the British Virgin Islands are also used by the wealthy to move their riches beyond the reach of tax authorities. A Toronto Star/CBC investigation last November revealed that the chief fundraiser 31

June 24, 2018 9:02 PM World Cup group-stage scenarios heat up

GROUP E: Brazil and Switzerland have four points apiece, Serbia three, and any of them could reach the knockout stage. Serbia meets Brazil on Wednesday, likely needing a win. Switzerland plays Costa Rica at the same time. Costa Rica has been eliminated. GROUP F: Mexico leads with six points, but if Germany defeats South Korea on Wednesday and Sweden 24

June 18, 2018 5:10 PM Belgium spoils Panama's World Cup debut with shutout victory

Romelu Lukaku scores twice for Belgians in 6-minute span Romelu Lukaku scored two goals in a six-minute span and Dries Mertens put in another Monday to give Belgium a 3-0 win over Panama at the World Cup. Saddled with massive expectations and a lineup of talent the envy of others in the tournament, Belgium finally showed flashes of being the dominant 65

June 10, 2018 9:11 PM Canadian U18 men's basketball team wins FIBA Americas opener

Andrew Nembhard's 28 points leads Canucks past Argentina Andrew Nembhard had 28 points and seven rebounds to lead Canada to a 92-75 win over Argentina on Sunday in both teams' first game of group play at the FIBA under-18 Americas championship in St. Catharines, Ont. A.J. Lawson and Emanuel Miller added 18 points apiece for the Canadians. Tyrese Samuel 35