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TD Bank Group reports $2.56B Q2 profit, down from $3.31B a year earlier

TD Bank Group reports $2.56B Q2 profit, down from $3.31B a year earlier

TORONTO — TD Bank Group reported its second-quarter profit fell compared with a year ago, hit by costs related to an investigation in the United States tied to the failure of its anti-money laundering programs.
Toronto awarded WNBA's first franchise outside US, with expansion team set to begin play in 2026

Toronto awarded WNBA's first franchise outside US, with expansion team set to begin play in 2026

Toronto has been awarded the WNBA’s first franchise outside the United States, with the expansion team set to begin play in 2026. Larry Tanenbaum-led Kilmer Sports Ventures is paying $50 million for the team.
CP NewsAlert: WNBA franchise officially awarded to Toronto

CP NewsAlert: WNBA franchise officially awarded to Toronto

TORONTO — A WNBA franchise has officially been awarded to the city of Toronto. The league is expected to make the announcement at a news conference this morning. More coming. The Canadian Press
Canada 7th in foreign aid spending, but a fifth goes to refugees inside the country

Canada 7th in foreign aid spending, but a fifth goes to refugees inside the country

OTTAWA — While Canada is one of the top contributors to foreign aid among some of the world's richest countries, a fifth of the spending never leaves Canada's borders.
'Mommy will help me': Navigating the web of supports for kids with autism in Ontario

'Mommy will help me': Navigating the web of supports for kids with autism in Ontario

Alexis Wilson suddenly awoke one night three years ago to her four-year-old son Emmett in her room, screaming, scratching his face and hitting his head against the wall.
'Control, consent, compensation': Voice actors express concern over AI in video games

'Control, consent, compensation': Voice actors express concern over AI in video games

A recent dispute over the use of a voice similar to Hollywood actor Scarlett Johansson by the maker of ChatGPT is another example of the complexities of generative artificial intelligence and the ethical debate around the technology.
Advisory-Prairie-Calendar

Advisory-Prairie-Calendar

Good Morning! Here is Thursday's calendar for the Prairies and the North. All times are local.
Lotto 649 winning numbers for Wednesday, May 22, 2024

Lotto 649 winning numbers for Wednesday, May 22, 2024

TORONTO — The winning numbers in Wednesday's Lotto 649 draw for an estimated $5 million: 03, 18, 20, 25, 39 & 43 Bonus: 04 The winning number for the guaranteed $1 million: 55486501-01 In the event of any discrepancy between this list and the off
Leaders of South Korea, China and Japan will meet next week for the first time since 2019

Leaders of South Korea, China and Japan will meet next week for the first time since 2019

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Leaders of South Korea, China and Japan will meet next week in Seoul for their first trilateral talks since 2019 , South Korea's presidential office announced Thursday.
Strong winds topple stage at a campaign rally in northern Mexico, killing at least 9 people

Strong winds topple stage at a campaign rally in northern Mexico, killing at least 9 people

SAN PEDRO GARZA GARCIA, Mexico (AP) — A strong gust of wind toppled the stage at a campaign rally Wednesday evening in the northern Mexican state of Nuevo Leon, killing at least nine people — including a child — and injuring 63, the state's governor