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Eating less beef, more plants can be a gradual change, experts say

Eating less beef, more plants can be a gradual change, experts say

TORONTO — New recommendations urging a drastic reduction in the amount of meat Canadians eat would require support from industry and government to achieve, say nutrition and food experts who suggest individuals start by making small changes in their
Toronto Raptors point guard Kyle Lowry joins select company with 5,000th assist

Toronto Raptors point guard Kyle Lowry joins select company with 5,000th assist

TORONTO — On a night when he wasn't even meant to play, Raptors all-star Kyle Lowry added to his legacy. Lowry, 32, has been at or near the top of the assists chart all season.

Ontario expands online raffles; people could remotely participate in draws

TORONTO — Ontarians will soon be able to buy some charity raffle tickets online without attending an event in person.

Hamilton acupuncturist charged with sexual assault of two clients

Hamilton police say an acupuncturist has been charged with sexual assault in alleged incidents involving two clients. They say the alleged assaults happened between October 2017 and January 2019.

Man charged after allegedly striking his brother in the head with a machete

WHITBY, Ont. — Durham police say a 27-year-old man from Whitby, Ont., has been charged after allegedly striking his older brother in the head with a machete.

Ottawa Hospital employee charged with voyeurism

OTTAWA — Police have charged an employee at the Ottawa Hospital's general campus with voyeurism in connection with an alleged incident earlier this week.

Hamilton Ticats re-sign Canadian receiver/running back Sean Thomas Erlington

HAMILTON — The Hamilton Tiger-Cats re-signed Canadian running back/receiver Sean Thomas Erlington to a two-year contract Friday. Thomas Erlington, 26, has appeared in 28 regular-season games in two seasons with Hamilton.

Police say man has died after being struck by 'large green truck' in Toronto

Toronto police say a man has died after being struck by what officers believe may have been a garbage truck. Investigators say the incident happened at about 9:20 p.m. on Thursday, when a man fell onto the road.
Lowry collects 5,000th career assist, Siakam sinks winning bucket for Raptors

Lowry collects 5,000th career assist, Siakam sinks winning bucket for Raptors

TORONTO — After collecting his 5,000th career assist on the night, Kyle Lowry got the ball. But Pascal Siakam got the win.

Salmon nuggets distributed in Western Canada recalled due to Listeria risk

OTTAWA — The Canadian Food Inspection agency says Salmon Village's maple-flavoured smoked Atlantic salmon nuggets is being recalled due to possible Listeria contamination.
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