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July 10, 2018 2:04 PM Amazon to open new fulfilment centre in Ottawa, creating about 600 jobs

OTTAWA—Amazon says it will build a new fulfilment centre in Ottawa, creating some 600 full-time jobs. The e-commerce giant plans to open the new warehouse in the capital city’s eastern suburb of Orleans. Employees at the centre will pick, pack and ship large items such as household decor, sporting equipment and gardening tools. The company says the new warehouse 53

July 5, 2018 3:44 PM World Cup, Wimbledon men’s final could force tough decisions for fans

“We’ve always known it was going to be there, we knew 18 months ago,” Desmond said. “But I think it’s slightly surprising that FIFA have the kick off at 4 o’clock (11 a.m. Eastern). It’s not something they’ve done in the past but that’s their decision,” he said. “Our tournament (final) always starts at 2 o’clock (9 a.m. Eastern), and we’ll start at 2 o’clock 122

July 4, 2018 4:25 PM 11 dead in Montreal area as heat continues to envelope Eastern, Central Canada

Another four deaths have been reported in the Eastern Townships region east of Montreal, with officials expected to provide an update later today. Meanwhile, the ambulance service that serves a large swath of the Montreal area is calling on people to refrain from calling unless it is a real emergency. Urgences-sante says it has been inundated by the volume 51

July 3, 2018 4:19 PM Justin Trudeau to visit Canadian soldiers in Latvia before NATO summit

The Canadian-led multinational NATO battle group was established in Latvia as the alliance’s response to Russia’s surprise annexation of Crimea in 2014 and its invasion of eastern Ukraine. Canada’s leadership of the battle group represents Canada’s largest sustained military presence in Europe in over a decade. Trudeau, who will meet in Riga with Latvian 71

June 26, 2018 1:55 AM Dwane Casey wins NBA’s coach of the year award

SANTA MONICA, CALIF.—Dwane Casey won the NBA Coach of the Year award on Monday night despite getting fired by the Toronto Raptors earlier in the off-season. Casey beat out Quin Snyder of the Utah Jazz and Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens for the honour. The 61-year-old Casey was the most successful coach in Raptors history, but was fired on May 11, five days after 91

June 25, 2018 4:54 PM Toronto Raptors guard Lou Williams named NBA Eastern Conference player of week

TORONTO — Lou Williams said there were times he doubted he’d ever be back to playing at his best. The Raptors guard was named NBA Eastern Conference player of the week Monday after helping Toronto to a 3-0 record last week. The 28-year-old was coming off his worst season of his nine-year NBA career, struggling in his comeback after tearing his ACL in January 367

June 23, 2018 4:34 PM Ilya Kovalchuk returns to NHL with L.A. Kings in $18M deal

After five years back home in Russia, Ilya Kovalchuk is ready to resume his Stanley Cup chase with the Los Angeles Kings. The high-scoring forward agreed to a three-year, $18.75 million deal with the Kings on Saturday, choosing Los Angeles over several interested teams for his return to the NHL. The 35-year-old Kovalchuk scored 816 points in 816 career 86

June 22, 2018 8:50 PM Rating NBA draft winners (nice work, Mavs) and losers (those cruel Sixers)

They got the player many consider the most NBA-ready of them in all in Slovenian wunderkind Luka Doncic and at little cost. They swapped No. 5 with Atlanta for No. 3 and only had to give up a protected first-round pick in the deal. The teenager won the European championship with Slovenia and then was the EuroLeague MVP with Real Madrid — a heady double 78

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 69

June 14, 2018 3:01 PM Leafs pick Newfoundland Growlers as new ECHL affiliate

It’s not the first time the Leafs have had a minor-league team in Newfoundland; from 1991 to 2005, their AHL affiliate was known as the St. John’s Maple Leafs. That club moved to Toronto and became the Marlies for the 2005-06 season. “We are excited to begin our relationship with the Newfoundland Growlers as our newest ECHL affiliate,” said Leaf GM Kyle Dubas 66