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CFL regional, national combines to go ahead amid concerns over COVID-19 spread

CFL regional, national combines to go ahead amid concerns over COVID-19 spread

TORONTO — The CFL announced Wednesday it's going ahead with its regional combines as well as its national combine in Toronto as worries over the spread of COVID-19 caused the cancellation of sporting events across the globe, including the world figur
Overwatch League opts to play esports games online due to COVID-19 outbreak

Overwatch League opts to play esports games online due to COVID-19 outbreak

TORONTO — The Toronto Defiant esports team has cancelled its planned Overwatch League event in Toronto next month because of concerns over the COVID-19 outbreak.
Canadian filmmakers look to alternative screenings amid COVID-19

Canadian filmmakers look to alternative screenings amid COVID-19

TORONTO — Canadian filmmakers affected by this week's South By Southwest festival cancellation say the industry is hurting from the fallout of the COVID-19 but they're hoping to find other creative ways to screen their movies, perhaps virtually.

Girl who fell from Toronto balcony to live after help from residents, police say

Toronto police are thanking the public for the quick response to help a five-year-old girl who fell from a 12th-floor balcony. Const.

Woodbine Mohawk Park implements new measures as precaution against COVID-19

CAMPBELLVILLE, Ont. — Woodbine Mohawk Park and the Central Ontario Standardbred Association will implement new screening measures for paddock entry as a precaution against COVID-19.

Inquest into deadly Toronto scaffolding collapse in 2009 set for May

TORONTO — A coroner's inquest into a scaffolding collapse that claimed the lives of four men in Toronto has been scheduled for May.

Canadian film and TV academy postpones Family Fan Day due to COVID-19

TORONTO — The Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television has postponed one of its events leading up to this month's Canadian Screen Awards due to COVID-19.

One dead after fire in west-end Toronto apartment building: paramedics

TORONTO — One person is dead following a fire at an apartment building in west-end Toronto. Police say emergency crews were called to the building shortly after 9:30 a.m. Wednesday. They say a person was found without vital signs in one of the units.

Man, teen arrested in slaying in Shawinigan, Que., on Tuesday night

SHAWINIGAN, Que. — A man in his 20s and a teenager have been arrested in the death of a 50-year-old man found dead in an apartment in Shawinigan, Que., on Tuesday.
CFL announces its 2020 Touchdown Atlantic game in Halifax has been sold out

CFL announces its 2020 Touchdown Atlantic game in Halifax has been sold out

TORONTO — The CFL's 2020 edition of Touchdown Atlantic is a sellout, with all 10,000 tickets currently available purchased.
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