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Mi'kmaq filmmaker Jeff Barnaby on pushing boundaries, pursuing his vision

Mi'kmaq filmmaker Jeff Barnaby on pushing boundaries, pursuing his vision

TORONTO — Jeff Barnaby is a visionary in the filmmaking world — so much so that it seems the industry is still trying to figure out where he fits, he says.
Ontario extends stay-at-home order to June 2, aims for a 'two-dose' summer

Ontario extends stay-at-home order to June 2, aims for a 'two-dose' summer

TORONTO — Ontario is extending its stay-at-home order until June 2, a move Premier Doug Ford said was aimed at bringing down the number of COVID-19 infections while ramping up vaccinations to achieve a "two-dose summer.
Forge FC sign veteran Canadian international defender Dejan Jakovic

Forge FC sign veteran Canadian international defender Dejan Jakovic

HAMILTON — CPL champion Forge FC has signed veteran defender Dejan Jakovic. The 35-year-old centre back will replace fellow Canadian international David Edgar, who retired at the end of last year and is now a Forge assistant coach.

Woman critical after Lamborghini crashes while passing streetcar, police say

Toronto police say a man crashed his blue Lamborghini convertible while rushing past a streetcar, leaving his female passenger critically hurt.
Canadian voice actor Bev Standing sues TikTok for alleged illegal use of her voice

Canadian voice actor Bev Standing sues TikTok for alleged illegal use of her voice

TORONTO — The popular social media platform TikTok has illegally used and profited from the voice of a professional Canadian voice-over artist, a civil lawsuit filed in the United States alleges.
MacLeod says Ontario hasn't provided verbal approval of CFL's return-to-play plans

MacLeod says Ontario hasn't provided verbal approval of CFL's return-to-play plans

TORONTO — Lisa MacLeod, Ontario's Minister of Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries, says the province hasn't verbally approved the CFL's return-to-play protocols and there's no timeline for it to do so.

Crown challenges verdict in case of off-duty Toronto cop convicted of assault

TORONTO — An Ontario judge made errors in assessing issues related to self-defence and unlawful arrest in the case of an off-duty Toronto police officer convicted of assaulting a young man, prosecutors argued before Ontario's top court on Thursday.
Instagram introduces option to display up to four pronouns in user profiles

Instagram introduces option to display up to four pronouns in user profiles

TORONTO — Instagram is making it easier for Canadians to share their pronouns.

Ottawa and Ontario to spend $3.4 billion to build Hamilton light-rail transit

TORONTO — Ottawa and Ontario say they will spend $3.4 billion to build a light-rail transit line in Hamilton. The federal and provincial governments announced they will each contribute $1.
The Tragically Hip to perform with Feist on Juno Awards broadcast June 6

The Tragically Hip to perform with Feist on Juno Awards broadcast June 6

TORONTO — The Tragically Hip will perform with singer-songwriter Feist during CBC's broadcast of the Juno Awards next month. Organizers of Canadian music's biggest night say the performance will take place in Toronto.
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