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October 2, 2018 8:19 PM Ten games every Maple Leafs fan should circle on their calendar

Oct. 13 at Capitals: First meeting of the season between the Maple Leafs and the defending Stanley Cup champion Capitals. One of those measuring-stick games that also happens to boast the always-exciting Alex Ovechkin. Oct. 18 vs. Penguins: Pittsburgh’s still-potent offence, led by Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin and Phil Kessel, takes on Toronto’s highly 78

September 26, 2018 6:24 PM Russian ex-spy poisoning suspect is GRU colonel, investigative group says

MOSCOW—The investigative group Bellingcat said Wednesday it has identified one of the two suspects in the poisoning of an ex-Russian spy in Britain as a highly-decorated colonel of the Russian military intelligence agency GRU. Bellingcat said the suspect, whose passport name was Ruslan Boshirov, is in fact Col. Anatoliy Chepiga, who in 2014 was awarded 97

September 16, 2018 1:01 AM Calgary Stampeders hold off Hamilton Tiger-Cats in potential Grey Cup preview

Hamilton’s Dean, rookie returner Shakeir Ryan and defensive back Delvin Breaux Sr. scored for the Ticats, who failed to record an offensive touchdown. Calgary kicker Rene Paredes was 3 for 3, hitting from 13 and 24 yards twice. Hamilton kicker Lirim Hajrullahu missed a 43-yard attempt on the Ticats’ first drive of the game, but hit from 37, 28, and 13 yards 96

August 30, 2018 5:51 PM Newfoundland is finding new (non-U.S.) customers for its oil

As the province moves forward with plans to double production by 2030, Newfoundland oil has made its way as far north as Norway and as far east as China. Croatia is set to become the newest customer. The ship Minerva Clara is en route to Omisalj on Croatia’s southern coast after loading at Newfoundland’s Whiffen Head crude terminal on Aug. 18, according 94

August 30, 2018 5:29 AM Toronto FC felled in Portland despite Jozy Altidore’s return

PORTLAND, ORE.—Diego Chara scored his first goal of the season in the 64th minute and the Portland Timbers went on to snap a four-game losing streak with a 2-0 victory over Toronto FC on Wednesday night. Portland’s skid, which followed a 15-game unbeaten streak, was the Timbers’ longest since they lost five straight in July 2012. Chara scored his last goal in March 84

August 28, 2018 12:17 PM Russia to stage biggest military exercises since Cold War

Russia is to hold its biggest military manoeuvres since the height of the Cold War next month, mobilizing about 300,000 troops and including the participation of thousands of soldiers from China, Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu said. The Vostok-2018 exercises in Russia’s eastern and central military districts — spanning from the Ural Mountains to the Pacific 106

August 16, 2018 5:52 PM Eastern Canadian LNG project wins buyers in shadow of western rival

Royal Dutch Shell Plc’s giant liquefied natural gas project in western Canada may be grabbing the headlines, but a smaller rival in the east is busy lining up another customer from Europe. Pieridae Energy is negotiating a binding agreement to supply LNG from its proposed Goldboro project in Nova Scotia to Axpo Holding AG, an energy company in Switzerland 89

August 1, 2018 5:02 PM Congo hit with four new cases of Ebola, a week after declaring the end of an outbreak

KINSHASA, CONGO—At least four new cases of the Ebola virus have emerged in Congo's northeast, just a week after an outbreak in the northwest was declared over, the country's health ministry said Wednesday. There was no indication the two outbreaks, separated by more than 2,500 kilometres, are related, Health Minister Dr. Oly Ilunga Kalenga said in a statement 85

July 27, 2018 1:46 PM Roseanne apologizes for racist tweet: ‘I wish I worded it better’

LOS ANGELES—In Roseanne Barr’s first TV interview since her ABC sitcom was cancelled for a racist tweet, the comedian apologized for her “ill-worded” post and insisted she is not a bigot. During her hour-long interview on Sean Hannity’s Fox News Channel show Thursday, Barr lamented the damage done to her by her tweet about Valerie Jarrett, a former adviser 82

July 19, 2018 3:52 PM ‘I want to leave. Stop assaulting me.’ Hate crime unit reviewing race-related incident at London grocery store

The man in the red shirt can be heard in the video saying “you’re an illegal alien” to the other man, who appears to be of Middle Eastern descent. “I want to leave. Stop assaulting me. I want to leave,” the man in the black hoodie says in the video after the man in the red shirt approached him and forced him to stay. Katie Pocasangre Montoya, who posted 46