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at 04:00 on September 28, 2016, EDT.

Changing climate is raising forest fire risk, says NRCan annual report

OTTAWA — A new government report says that by the end of this century a changing climate is expected to at least double the area burned each year by forest fires in Canada.


at 02:12 on September 28, 2016, EDT.

Europe gets confidence-boosting performance against Canada

TORONTO — Team Europe started fast and strong against Canada, getting three shots on Carey Price and drawing a penalty in the first 21 seconds of Game 1 in the World Cup of Hockey finals.


at 01:42 on September 28, 2016, EDT.

Baseball Capsules

TORONTO — Josh Donaldson hit a two-run homer, Aaron Sanchez struck out 10 and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Baltimore Orioles 5-1 on Tuesday night in the opener of their AL wild-card showdown.


at 00:34 on September 28, 2016, EDT.

Crosby's line lifts Canada within win of World Cup title

TORONTO — Sidney Crosby, Brad Marchand and Patrice Bergeron look as if they have been playing together for years, not weeks.


at 23:34 on September 27, 2016, EDT.

Canada forward Steven Stamkos finally gets a goal at World Cup of Hockey

TORONTO — One of the NHL's most prolific scorers, the World Cup of Hockey has not been as kind to Canada forward Steven Stamkos.


at 23:25 on September 27, 2016, EDT.

Sanchez, Carrera open up two-game lead on wild card with win over Orioles

TORONTO — If Tuesday night was Aaron Sanchez's last start of the regular season, he'll be happy with the way his first full year in Toronto's starting rotation played out.


at 23:02 on September 27, 2016, EDT.

Canada beats Team Europe 3-1 in Game 1 of World Cup finals

TORONTO — Brad Marchand and Steven Stamkos scored in the first period and Canada cruised to a 3-1 win over Team Europe in Game 1 of the World Cup of Hockey finals on Tuesday night.


at 21:27 on September 27, 2016, EDT.

Key dates this fall for federal decision-makers on energy and climate

OTTAWA — The fall of 2016 is shaping up as a period of crucial decisions by the federal government on climate policy and energy infrastructure. Here are some key dates:


at 21:25 on September 27, 2016, EDT.

New Canadian government approves natural gas project

TORONTO — Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has approved a $27 billion liquefied natural gas project on British Columbia's northwest coast in a decision that's considered a litmus test for a government that has vowed to do more for the environment.


at 17:38 on September 27, 2016, EDT.

Fullback Justin Morrow set for milestone 100th appearance for Toronto FC

TORONTO — Fullback Justin Morrow can reach a milestone Wednesday — his 100th appearance for Toronto FC in all competitions.


at 18:29 on September 27, 2016, EDT.

1926 Lawren Harris oil canvas 'Mountain Forms' heading to auction

TORONTO — An 1926 Rocky Mountain oil canvas by Lawren Harris is heading to the auction block.


at 18:28 on September 27, 2016, EDT.

Ottawa police investigating 'suspicious' death of Annie Pootoogook

OTTAWA — The Ottawa police are now treating the death of award-winning Inuit artist as suspicious.


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