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at 12:07 on August 27, 2016, EDT.

Jays recall right-hander Schultz from triple-A Buffalo, designate lefty Loup

TORONTO — Right-handed reliever Bo Schultz was recalled by the Toronto Blue Jays on Saturday from triple-A Buffalo.

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at 08:06 on August 27, 2016, EDT.

Naked man takes a bath, steals tomatoes from residential backyard in Toronto

TORONTO — Police say a naked tomato thief is on the loose in Toronto's west end.

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at 06:46 on August 27, 2016, EDT.

Toronto facing charges in child pornography investigation

BRAMPTON, Ont. — Peel Region Police have charged a Toronto man in connection with a child pornography investigation.

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at 20:46 on August 26, 2016, EDT.

Blue Jays re-acquire catcher Dioner Navarro from White Sox for Turner

Toronto Blue Jays general manager Ross Atkins could feel Dioner Navarro's enthusiasm when he spoke to the catcher after acquiring him from the Chicago White Sox on Friday.

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at 19:57 on August 26, 2016, EDT.

PC leader says he would scrap Liberal changes to sex-ed curriculum

TORONTO — Progressive Conservative Leader Patrick Brown is promising to scrap the Liberals' sex-ed curriculum if his party forms government after the 2018 election.

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at 17:29 on August 26, 2016, EDT.

Liberals edge closer to peacekeeping, stop short of choosing a mission

OTTAWA — The Liberal government has edged Canada closer to a return to peacekeeping, but stopped short of what might be the most important — and toughest — question: Where?

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at 17:19 on August 26, 2016, EDT.

Twins call up 2010 1st-round pick Alex Wimmers

TORONTO — The Minnesota Twins have selected the contract of right-handed pitcher Alex Wimmers from Triple-A Rochester, promoting their 2010 first-round draft pick to the major leagues for the first time.

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at 17:05 on August 26, 2016, EDT.

Stock markets flatline, Canadian dollar falls after U.S. Fed speech

TORONTO — Major North American stock markets rose before flatlining at the close, after a speech from the U.S. Federal Reserve offered little indication as to when the bank will hike interest rates.

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at 15:02 on August 26, 2016, EDT.

Ontario man undergoing treatment after bite from rabid cat

HALDIMAND COUNTY, Ont. — Health officials say an Ontario man is undergoing treatment after being bitten by a cat that tested positive for rabies.

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at 14:51 on August 26, 2016, EDT.

Canada restores its traditional UN peacekeeping role

TORONTO — The Canadian government said Friday it will restore the country's traditional U.N. peacekeeping role by providing up to 600 soldiers for missions around the world.

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at 14:28 on August 26, 2016, EDT.

Mentality Shift: Derek Drouin says Canada's Olympic success all psychological

TORONTO — The groundwork for Derek Drouin's Olympic gold medal at the Rio Games was laid in 2013.

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at 09:09 on August 26, 2016, EDT.

CUPW issues strike notice after it says Canada Post refused to extend talks

OTTAWA — Labour Minister MaryAnn Mihychuk said Canada Post and the Canadian Union of Postal Workers will begin working with a special mediator Friday morning in the face of a union threat of job action.

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