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Despite pre-game talk, Raptors coach Nick Nurse sticks with same lineup for Game 3

TORONTO — Despite pre-game talk of lineup changes, Raptors coach Nick Nurse stuck with the same starting five for Game 3 of the Eastern Conference final against the Milwaukee Bucks on Sunday night.
Health units worried about province's plans to consolidate 35 agencies into 10

Health units worried about province's plans to consolidate 35 agencies into 10

TORONTO — Public health units across Ontario are raising concerns about a sweeping amalgamation of their services planned by the province, saying the changes could affect the delivery of programs and lead to layoffs. Dr.
Toronto woman says her dog was stolen from her lap as she napped on the subway

Toronto woman says her dog was stolen from her lap as she napped on the subway

TORONTO — A Toronto woman says her dog was stolen from her while she was napping on the subway.

Windsor woman dies after being hit by vehicle on Hwy. 401 east of Windsor

TECUMSEH, Ont. — Ontario Provincial Police say a woman has died from her injuries after being hit by a vehicle in Tecumseh, Ont. Police say the pedestrian was hit on Highway 401 east of Windsor, Ont. at about 10:00 p.m. Friday.
Sinclair scores goal No. 181 as Canada heads to World Cup on winning note

Sinclair scores goal No. 181 as Canada heads to World Cup on winning note

TORONTO — Canada leaves for the Women's World Cup on a winning note, dispatching an outmatched Mexico side 3-0 on Saturday with captain Christine Sinclair adding to her legacy with career goal No. 181.

Man, 33, fatally stabbed in Hamilton; police believe there may be three suspects

HAMILTON — A 33-year-old man is dead after a stabbing in Hamilton early Saturday morning. Hamilton police say they responded to a call for a male with stab wounds shortly after 3 a.m. in the area of East Avenue and King Street.

One man dead in farmhouse fire in Huron County, Ont., provincial police say

CENTRAL HURON, Ont. — Ontario Provincial Police say a 62-year-old man has been found dead after a farmhouse fire in Huron County. Police say witnesses alerted them to the two-storey building west of Londesborough, Ont., at around 10:30 p.m. Friday.
Raptors are two losses from ruining perhaps Lowry's best shot at Finals

Raptors are two losses from ruining perhaps Lowry's best shot at Finals

TORONTO — In the hours after the Toronto Raptors' blowout Game 2 loss, there's a good chance Kyle Lowry heard from Jay Wright. Lowry and his former coach at Villanova have kept in close contact over the years, particularly in the playoffs.

Ontario First Nation community mourns five victims of early May house fire

BIG TROUT LAKE, Ont. — A northern Ontario First Nation community has said goodbye to a mother and four children who died in a tragic house fire earlier this month.

Highway 400 reopens after collision caused by wheel flying off SUV

BARRIE, Ont. — Ontario Provincial Police say Highway 400 is open again after it was shut down in both directions south of Barrie because an accident about midday Saturday.
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