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Alek Minassian Found Guilty in Toronto Van Mass Killing

Alek Minassian Found Guilty in Toronto Van Mass Killing

Alek Minassian Found Guilty in Toronto Van Mass Killing Alek Minassian Found Guilty in Toronto Van Mass Killing Since the defendant had already pleaded guilty to 10 counts of first degree murder and 16 counts of attempted murder, the six-week trial focused on his state of mind, and whether his disorder had rendered him incapable of understanding his crime was …

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George Springer Signs $150 Million Deal With Toronto Blue Jays

George Springer Signs $150 Million Deal With Toronto Blue Jays

George Springer Signs $150 Million Deal With Toronto Blue Jays George Springer Signs $150 Million Deal With Toronto Blue Jays George Springer will not be coming to Queens. The star center fielder, seen by many as the jewel of this season’s free-agent class, reached an agreement with the Toronto Blue Jays on Tuesday for a six-year, $150 million contract. The …

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How Toronto Plans to Keep Schools Open Amid Its Second Lockdown

How Toronto Plans to Keep Schools Open Amid Its Second Lockdown

How Toronto Plans to Keep Schools Open Amid Its Second Lockdown How Toronto Plans to Keep Schools Open Amid Its Second Lockdown Each morning that my daughter and my son, who is in Grade 7, do physically go to school, they complete an online Covid-19 screening, verifying that they don’t have any coronavirus symptoms before arriving. If they do have …

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Toronto Raptors Will Play Home Games in Florida Because of Pandemic

Toronto Raptors Will Play Home Games in Florida Because of Pandemic

Toronto Raptors Will Play Home Games in Florida Because of Pandemic Toronto Raptors Will Play Home Games in Florida Because of Pandemic The Toronto Raptors are heading south for the winter — at least for the start of it. The Raptors announced Friday that they would begin the 2020-21 season based in Tampa, Fla., amid concerns about the coronavirus pandemic’s …

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From ‘Street Kid’ in India to Top Toronto Chef

From ‘Street Kid’ in India to Top Toronto Chef

From ‘Street Kid’ in India to Top Toronto Chef From ‘Street Kid’ in India to Top Toronto Chef TORONTO — Sash Simpson made his name as a chef for Canada’s rich, preparing them chardonnay-poached lobster and $27 foie gras-smothered burgers. But four decades ago, he was a street kid in southern India, eating out of garbage bins behind restaurants in …

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We Watched the New York and Toronto Film Festivals From Home

We Watched the New York and Toronto Film Festivals From Home

We Watched the New York and Toronto Film Festivals From Home We Watched the New York and Toronto Film Festivals From Home The Toronto International Film Festival ended its largely virtual edition on Saturday, and the largely virtual New York Film Festival is in progress, through Oct. 11. We asked our critics what it’s like to attend events like these …

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Toronto Raptors’ Nick Nurse Named N.B.A. Coach of the Year

Toronto Raptors’ Nick Nurse Named N.B.A. Coach of the Year

Toronto Raptors’ Nick Nurse Named N.B.A. Coach of the Year Toronto Raptors’ Nick Nurse Named N.B.A. Coach of the Year LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Nick Nurse was announced as the winner of the N.B.A. Coach of the Year Award on Saturday after leading the defending champion Toronto Raptors to another 50-win season, this time without Kawhi Leonard. Nurse, who …

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Toronto Police to Pay $12.5 Million to Protesters Arrested During 2010 G-20 Summit

Toronto Police to Pay $12.5 Million to Protesters Arrested During 2010 G-20 Summit

Toronto Police to Pay $12.5 Million to Protesters Arrested During 2010 G-20 Summit Toronto Police to Pay $12.5 Million to Protesters Arrested During 2010 G-20 Summit As world leaders gathered in Toronto a decade ago they were at first met by largely peaceful demonstrators pressing for action on climate change, and Indigenous and gay rights. But a small group of …

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Toronto Tones Down Its N.H.L. Postseason Party

Toronto Tones Down Its N.H.L. Postseason Party

Toronto Tones Down Its N.H.L. Postseason Party Toronto Tones Down Its N.H.L. Postseason Party The setup helps ensure that all teams feel like visitors, including the hometown Maple Leafs, who like every other team in the hub are staying in a downtown hotel. “There will be some familiarity for us” being in the home arena, Maple Leafs captain John Tavares …

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Toronto Fox Family Transfixes City Under Lockdown

Toronto Fox Family Transfixes City Under Lockdown

Toronto Fox Family Transfixes City Under Lockdown Toronto Fox Family Transfixes City Under Lockdown ​​TORONTO — A crowd of people bunched shoulder to shoulder one recent spring day on a boardwalk overlooking Lake Ontario. They leaned over a waist-high fence, taking pictures with their phones. Only one wore a mask. Seriously, Toronto? Canada’s largest city has been under coronavirus lockdown …

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