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Toronto Maple Leafs sign draft pick Nicholas Robertson to entry-level contract

TORONTO — The Toronto Maple Leafs signed forward Nicholas Robertson to a three-year, entry-level contract on Thursday. The 18-year-old originally from Pasadena, Calif.
Greta Hodgkinson to retire as principal dancer at National Ballet of Canada

Greta Hodgkinson to retire as principal dancer at National Ballet of Canada

TORONTO — It's the end of an era at the National Ballet of Canada, with the announcement that Greta Hodgkinson plans to retire as principal dancer next year.

Cops give new fishing rod to 11-year-old who broke his while skipping school

GUELPH, Ont. — Police in Guelph, Ont., are reporting a "catch and release." They say an officer gave a new fishing rod to an 11-year-old boy who skipped school to go fishing earlier this week.
From 'Schitt's Creek' to Sandra Oh: A look at Sunday's Canadian Emmys hopefuls

From 'Schitt's Creek' to Sandra Oh: A look at Sunday's Canadian Emmys hopefuls

TORONTO — Canada's reputation for producing great comedy exports will be on display at Sunday's Emmy Awards in Los Angeles, with several homegrown artists nominated for their humour.

Man in his 30s dead after being struck by a vehicle in Brampton, Ont.

BRAMPTON, Ont. — Police say a man in his 30s is dead after he was struck by a vehicle in Brampton, Ont., Wednesday night. Peel Regional Police say they were called to the scene near the corner of Wanless Drive and Queen Mary Drive at 8:39 p.m.
Brady Tkachuk's late empty-net goal lifts Senators over Maple Leafs 4-3

Brady Tkachuk's late empty-net goal lifts Senators over Maple Leafs 4-3

OTTAWA — It's only two games and it's still the pre-season, but the Ottawa Senators feel pretty good after beating the Toronto Maple Leafs ON back-to-back nights.

The Latest: Opposition says Trudeau unfit to lead Canada

OTTAWA — The Latest on the emergence of a photo showing Canadian leader Justin Trudeau in brownface makeup at a costume party in 2001 (all times local): 10:10 p.m.
Canadian author Graeme Gibson, partner of Margaret Atwood, dies at age 85

Canadian author Graeme Gibson, partner of Margaret Atwood, dies at age 85

TORONTO — For Canadian author and conservationist Graeme Gibson, the responsibilities of being a writer and citizen were much the same.
Forward Joshua Roy has rebuilding Sea Dogs on the upswing

Forward Joshua Roy has rebuilding Sea Dogs on the upswing

TORONTO — The Saint John Sea Dogs caught a break in their attempt to build a championship team.

Ontario First Nation evacuates community over water safety, asks feds for help

An abrupt downturn in an already poor water-quality situation in a northwestern Ontario Indigenous community poses more of a safety risk than the federal government is willing to acknowledge, representatives of the First Nation said Wednesday as they
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