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Impact hope win over TFC provides blueprint to halt high-flying Atlanta

Montreal Impact midfielder Marco Donadel (33) celebrates his goal against Toronto FC during first half MLS soccer action in Toronto on September 20, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn MONTREAL —


Canadian delegation aims to keep World Anti-Doping Agency in Montreal

Minister of Transport Marc Garneau stands during question period in the house of commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017. Garneau will join Quebec International Relations


Ontario signs formal agreement to join Quebec-California carbon market in 2018

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne, left, and Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard shake hands after signing an agreement, at the end of a joint cabinet meeting between Quebec and Ontario, Friday, September

Arts & Culture

Montreal transit authority won’t display ballet company’s bloody promotional ad

Montreal’s transit authority has nixed an advertisement promoting Les Grands Ballets Canadiens latest show, saying it incites violence. The promotional image for “Stabat Mater” is seen in this undated handout.


Mastermind Toys ramps up expansion even as Toys “R” Us flounders

TORONTO — Jon Levy’s favourite playthings as a Toronto child growing up in the 1960s and 1970s included Lego blocks and fort-building kits — classics that still fly off the


No. 1 draft pick Nico Hischier scores in New Jersey’s 4-1 win over Montreal

New Jersey Devils left wing Jesper Bratt (63) scores against Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price (31) during third period NHL pre-season hockey action Thursday, September 21, 2017 in Montreal. THE


Quebec suspect charged with murder in Amber Alert case out of coma: lawyer

MONTREAL — A man who fled authorities last week with his six-year-old boy and who was later charged in the slaying of the child’s mother is close to being released


Man dies after swallowing liquid in alleged suicide attempt in front of judge

QUEBEC — The man who swallowed liquid in front of a judge who had just sentenced him to jail on child porn charges died in hospital, police confirmed Thursday. Former


Montreal marathon cancelled: Severe heat warning key safety concern

Krista DuChene was only 12 kilometres into the 2013 world championship marathon in Moscow, when her legs gave way. One of the country’s most finely tuned runners was succumbing to


Accused in store clerk’s slaying mounting mental disorder defence

MONTREAL — A man on trial for first-degree murder in the slaying of a young female supermarket clerk told jurors Thursday he killed her because he was convinced she was

Arts & Culture

‘Blade Runner 2049’ to open Montreal Festival du nouveau cinema

 Actor Ryan Gosling, left, and Director Denis Villeneuve pose to the media during a photocall to promote the film “Blade Runner 2049” in Barcelona, Spain, on June 19, 2017. Quebec

Arts & Culture

John Lennon and Yoko Ono’s ‘bed-in for peace’ hotel suite redesigned

The bed is seen during the unveiling of a new design of the hotel suite made famous by John Lennon and Yoko Ono during their 1969 bed-in for peace, Thursday,

International News

Quebecer James Campbell Clouston recognized for efforts at Dunkirk

Cmdr. James Campbell Clouston is shown in a Parks Canada handout photo. Clouston, the Montreal-born Second World War hero whose efforts at Dunkirk in 1940 saved the lives of hundreds


Montreal chosen host city for 2020 world figure skating championships

Montreal has been selected to host the 2020 world figure skating championships. Skate Canada made the announcement Thursday, saying the event will be held March 16-22, 2020, at the Bell