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August 11, 2018 1:36 AM Ex-Blue Jays pitcher Esteban Loaiza pleads guilty to drug charges

Loaiza attorney, Janice Deaton, declined to speak with reporters after leaving the courthouse. The hurler played for several professional teams between 1995 and 2008, including the Toronto Blue Jays, Pittsburgh Pirates, New York Yankees, Los Angeles Dodgers and Chicago White Sox. He had a 21-9 record with the White Sox in 2003 and started in the All-Star 9

August 8, 2018 3:51 PM Man dies after altercation with Canada Border Services Agency officers in Calgary

CALGARY—A foreign national is dead after going into medical distress during an altercation with Canada Border Services Agency officers Tuesday in Calgary. In a press release Wednesday morning, CBSA Prairie Acting Regional Director General Nina Patel said “an altercation took place between the individual and the two CBSA officers on board a flight from Calgary 11

July 24, 2018 3:23 PM Peel police find two grenades in well-known Mississauga park

Peel Regional Police are looking for witnesses or video after two grenades were found in a well-known Mississauga park. Police said in a statement it’s still not known whether the discarded grenades are “inert or live” as they are both still being analyzed. Police say the “military ordnance” were located in Garcia Park, on Whitehorn Ave. in the area of Britannia 10

July 23, 2018 9:32 PM Hedley frontman Jacob Hoggard arrested and charged with sexual assault

Former Hedley frontman Jacob Hoggard has been charged by Toronto and Peel Regional police with sexual assault after numerous allegations were brought forth against the singer. In a joint news release from the two police services, police say a man met two different women on separate occasions in 2016 over three dates. They allege that the man sexually 10

June 21, 2018 1:05 PM Toronto police arrest 70 people in dawn raids targeting Five Point Generals street gang

A large portion of a notorious street gang with international links has been dismantled after 70 people were arrested in an early-morning raid across the GTA, Toronto police say. Police also seized a “significant” amount of firearms and narcotics in the operation, code-named Project Patton, targeting the Five Point Generals. More than 800 officers took part in the raid,with more than 50 search 17

June 19, 2018 6:15 PM 12-year-old Montrealer, who’s 6-foot-10, catches the eyes of NBA players

Jean-Francois is 6-8, while Rioux’s mom Anne Gariepy is 6-1. Rioux’s older brother Emile, who is 15 and six foot nine, also plays basketball. Shaquille O’Neal, by comparison, was 5-10 at Rioux’s age, but would grow nearly a foot time he turned 16. In Ohio, 16-year-old Robert Bobroczky stands seven foot seven, which is three inches taller than the NBA’s 13

June 19, 2018 11:15 AM Explosion destroys Mount Pearl business, with fumes cited as early suspect

'You could see nothing but smoke and insulation and debris piling up in the air,' says nearby business owner Authorities are trying to determine what caused an explosion that ripped apart a transportation business in an industrial park on the outskirts of St. John's Tuesday morning, with so much force that thousands of people could hear the explosion 180

June 17, 2018 2:10 PM Illinois man, 61, dead after race car crashes at Ontario motorsport park

Man lost control of his race car after turning a corner, it left the track and hit a wall A 61-year-old Illinois man is dead after he lost control of his race car and crashed into a tire barrier at a Formula 5000 race in Bowmanville, Ont. on Saturday, Durham police say. The crash occurred at the Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, 3233 Concession Road 10, at about 11

June 16, 2018 12:02 PM Spain saves 933 migrants, prepares to receive Aquarius boat

Prepares to receive another 630 migrants after Italy and Malta refuse to let aid boat land Spain's maritime rescue service says it has saved 933 people and recovered four bodies from dozens of migrant boats attempting the perilous crossing of the Mediterranean Sea over the past two days. The service said Saturday that it pulled the migrants from a total 16

June 7, 2018 6:30 PM Vaughan nurse ran unlicensed cosmetic clinic linked to woman's death, police say

Investigators say the woman was injecting patients with non-medical, unregulated substances A Vaughan nurse has been charged with running an illegal, non-surgical cosmetic clinic that resulted in the death of a patient. York Regional Police say Anna Yakubovsky-Rositsan operated the independent office at her home in Vaughan. Yakubovsky-Rositsan, 40, is now facing 11