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April 23, 2018 9:30 PM Russian rocket stage holding highly toxic fuel to fall in Canadian Arctic

The Russian rocket stage will drop into Baffin Bay, outside Canada’s territorial waters, but within ocean it claims to regulate and control. Although the rocket is Russian, the launch is a commercial service paid for by the European Space Agency. “The ESA prides itself on being the most environmentally friendly space agency in the world,” said Byers 15

April 23, 2018 12:29 PM Hasbro takes a hit as sales sink with collapse of Toys “R” Us

“We are working to put the near-term disruption from Toys ‘R’ Us behind us,” Hasbro Chairman and CEO said as the company reported a loss and plunging revenue Monday for its first quarter. PAWTUCKET, R.I.—The repercussions from the demise of Toys “R” Us have begun to ripple outward beginning with Hasbro, which reported a loss and plunging revenue Monday 12

April 20, 2018 2:00 AM Marchand applies the dagger as Bruins put Leafs on the brink

Brad Marchand scored the go-ahead goal in the second period and Tuukka Rask made 31 saves as the Boston Bruins defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-1 on Thursday to grab a commanding 3-1 lead in their first-round playoff series. Torey Krug and Jake DeBrusk had the other goals for the Bruins, who can wrap up the Eastern Conference quarter-final when they host Game 5 on Saturday 11

April 19, 2018 7:24 PM Developer unveils plans for massive highrise complex at Bloor and Dundas

Choice Properties on Thursday revealed a plan that calls for multiple highrise towers offering 2,500 residential units and office space for more than 3,000. Bloor and Dundas is undergoing a big change, which developers say could bring thousands of residential housing units, jobs, park space, and a new modernized school. Choice Properties REIT revealed 14

April 19, 2018 4:39 PM NASA’s Tess spacecraft embarks on ‘Goldilocks’ planet search

Discoveries by Tess will bring us closer to answering age-old questions such as ‘Does life exist beyond Earth?’ The most promising candidates will be studied by bigger, more powerful observatories of the future, including NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope, due to launch in another few years as the heir to Hubble. These telescopes will scour the planets’ 13

April 16, 2018 9:26 PM Trump businesses made millions off of Republican groups, report says

The spending, thought to be much higher, went to the U.S. president’s airplanes, hotels, golf courses and bottled-water company. Before he was sworn into office, Trump eschewed calls to fully separate from his business interests. Instead he put his holdings in a trust designed to hold assets for his “exclusive benefit,” which he can receive at any time without 16

April 15, 2018 3:05 AM Leafs left licking wounds after another blowout loss to Bruins

Boston's David Pastrnak scores hat trick, adds 3 assists Toronto Maple Leafs head coach Mike Babcock says he's never seen a line score 20 points in two games. David Pastrnak had a hat trick to go along with three assists, linemates Brad Marchand and Patrice Bergeron set up four goals apiece, and the Boston Bruins thumped Toronto 7-3 on Saturday to take a 2-0 lead in their 15

April 14, 2018 11:00 AM Building the world of Gilead — and the world beyond

Details of colour, sound and more matter intensely to those creating the look of Handmaid’s Tale: ‘Everything we do is on purpose’ The bird song heard onscreen comes from birds that don’t exist in present-day Cambridge but that would presumably come back if the environmental stresses that drove them away were eliminated. And because the grand old Hamilton 10

April 13, 2018 1:58 AM Bruins jump on Leafs for resounding Game 1 victory

Toronto's Nazem Kadri ejected for charging in 3rd period David Pastrnak had a goal and two assists as the Boston Bruins thumped the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-1 in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series Thursday. Brad Marchand and David Krejci, with a goal and an assist each, and David Backes and Sean Kuraly rounded out the scoring for Boston, which got 26 saves 10

April 12, 2018 2:35 AM Penguins thump Flyers in playoff opener

Sidney Crosby nets a hat trick as defending Stanley Cup champions win 7-0, Joe Morrow scores winner for Winnipeg Elliott stopped 14 of 19 shots and was pulled in favour of Mrazek after Crosby’s latest bit of wizardry pushed Pittsburgh’s lead to 5-0 just 9:01 into the second. Mrazek wasn’t much better, getting beaten by Crosby twice more as Philadelphia’s 9