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October 11, 2018 5:23 PM Donald Trump welcomes Kanye West to the Oval Office

The White House had said that Trump and West would discuss a range of issues, including manufacturing, prison reform, preventing gang violence and reducing violence in Chicago, which is where West grew up. Trump calls West a longtime friend. Trump told Fox and Friends Thursday: “He’s a different kind of guy and that’s OK with me.” The White House has said they will talk about 8

October 10, 2018 10:47 PM CFL picks: B.C. Lions QB Travis Lulay returns from DL just in time for tough test against Calgary Stampeders

Calgary has already clinched a home playoff game but the defending West champion is looking to cement top spot and a bye to the conference final. B.C., which has climbed back into playoff contention by winning four of its last five games, will have quarterback Travis Lulay under centre again as the 35-year-old returns from a left shoulder injury suffered 6

October 9, 2018 3:36 PM Kanye West to meet Trump for talk about prison reform, gang violence

“Topics of discussions will include manufacturing resurgence in America, prison reform, how to prevent gang violence, and what can be done to reduce violence in Chicago,” Sanders said. Kushner has spearheaded the administration’s efforts overhaul the criminal justice system, and Trump on Monday said he had instructed the Department of Justice to work with law enforcement 8

October 7, 2018 11:40 PM Pro-Russia leader wins Serb seat in Bosnian’s presidential election

BANJA LUKA, Bosnia—Pro-Russia Serb leader Milorad Dodik won a race to fill the Serb seat in Bosnia’s three-member presidency, deepening ethnic divisions in the country that faced a brutal war some 25 years ago. Preliminary official results from Sunday’s election gave Dodik 56 per cent of the vote and his main opponent, Mladen Ivanic, 42 per cent. The projections 6

October 2, 2018 3:57 PM Roughriders control their own destiny in quest for home playoff contest

The Saskatchewan Roughriders haven’t hosted a home playoff game since 2013, but they are firmly in control of changing that. The Riders earned a 34-29 win Sunday over the Montreal Alouettes. That left Saskatchewan (9-5) second in the West Division standings, four points behind first-place Calgary (11-2) but four points ahead of both Edmonton (7-7) and Winnipeg 9

October 1, 2018 9:00 AM Child poverty plagues every corner of Toronto, census data shows

Ten city wards — almost half in the new 25-ward system — have child poverty rates between 30 per cent and 45.2 per cent. But at the census tract level, rates soar as high as 72.3 per cent. The report shows children in Indigenous, racialized and newcomer families are struggling the most, with child poverty rates of 84 per cent, 33 per cent and 40 per cent respectively 6

October 1, 2018 2:05 AM Kanye West delivers problematic monologue on SNL

West has found himself at odds with many of his hip-hop peers since he visited with Trump in 2016 after the election, and reaffirmed his appreciation for him earlier this year. “You don’t have to agree with trump but the mob can’t make me not love him,” he wrote on Twitter in April. “I don’t agree with everything anyone does. That’s what makes us individuals 11

September 23, 2018 2:30 AM Toronto Argonauts lose heartbreaker to Saskatchewan Roughriders

Brett Lauther’s 56-yard field goal with 1:14 remaining earned the Saskatchewan Roughriders a wild 30-29 road win over the Toronto Argonauts on Saturday night. Lauther’s boot came after Saskatchewan (8-5) drove to the Toronto 36-yard line. But quarterback Zach Collaros was penalized for intentional grounding, moving the ball to the Argos’ 48-yard line. Toronto 13

September 22, 2018 11:16 PM Wedding with a twist: Tornado throws wrench in couple's plans

As a tornado tore through Ottawa's Dunrobin neighbourhood uprooting trees, tearing off roofs and downing power lines, McEvoy, who lives in the Centretown West part of Ottawa, said he started to get more nervous. Though the PhD student at Queen's University in Kingston, Ont., was spared the worst of the storm at about 6 p.m. on Friday, he lost power 12

September 22, 2018 2:59 AM John Tavares scores two as Leafs beat Sabres

The Leafs retook the lead at 10:55 when Mueller plowed forward off a faceoff in the Sabres end before picking the pocket of the Buffalo defender and stuffing the puck past Ullmark. Tavares and Marner lost their regular winger early in the second when Zach Hyman left with a bone bruise after taking an innocent-looking shot by teammate Rasmus Sandin off the skate 16