Sport

Team Ontario youngster tosses no-hitter at Canadian Little League Championship

The Little League Baseball Canadian Championship is a place where kids can make memories for a lifetime, all while chasing a title. On Tuesday, team Ontario’s Roman Figueroa did just that.  Pitching against the Prairies, Figueroa spun a gem, throwing the first no-hitter of his young baseball career en route to a 2-0 victory. “It’s […]

Blackhawks legend Stan Mikita dead at 78

Remembering Blackhawks legend Stan Mikita

Toronto attracts best in track and field for NACAC championships

Pole vaulter Alysha Newman to miss track and field nationals with knee injury

Entertainment

SummerWorks Performance Festival makes room for ‘creative risk’

Mr. Shi and His Lover is a Cantonese-language musical that won big at this year’s Toronto Theatre Critics Awards; bug is a solo performance by Yolanda Bonnell about parenting and addiction on Canadian Indigenous reserves that was part of Luminato this summer; Daughter is Adam Lazarus’s divisive dive into toxic masculinity, currently wowing audiences at […]

New Bachelor in Paradise season gets its first triangle with Tia, Colton and Chris

Tsitsi Dangarembga’s new book chronicles one woman’s fight to succeed in Zimbabwe

Garrett’s social media activity is just ‘a small sampling’ of who he is, Becca says

Health

How the town of Inuvik, N.W.T. went from 1 doctor to 11, in just 6 years

Across the country, a national doctor shortage has made headlines for years, especially in rural areas. But there’s at least one region where the health authority says it’s “ideally staffed” in terms of physicians: the Northwest Territories’ Beaufort Delta. This 6,673-person cluster of communities near the Arctic Ocean is home to Canada’s northernmost hospital, in the […]

1 in 7 children of Zika-infected moms in U.S. suffer birth defects or other health problems

Ottawa researchers find survivors often opt not to give rape kits to police

‘It’s human life’: Woman with schizophrenia deteriorated after bed-bug infestation

Lifestyle

Inside Princess Margaret’s life as the original royal wild child

She mocked Liz Taylor, partied with Mick Jagger and slept with any man she fancied. There seemed to be few moments in her 71 years that Princess Margaret wasn’t a magnet for scandal. And, as fans of Netflix’s historical drama “The Crown” will tell you, it’s hard to keep your eyes off her. It will […]

Good Samaritan returns engagement ring found on beach

Gyms now offering fitness classes for Fortnite-obsessed kids

This city was named top food destination in the country

Weird

Sailor stranded on UK ship for 18 months to fly home

An Indian sailor is preparing to return home – and eat butter chicken – after being stranded aboard a ship in a Norfolk port for 18 months. Nikesh Rastogi, 43, has been living on the offshore supply vessel Malaviya Twenty, moored in Great Yarmouth, since February 2017. The captain has been stuck there with three […]

Cocaine discovered in 15 bread rolls at airport

G-spot tourism ad angers priests ahead of Papal visit

New mother tested for opiates after eating bagel