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Former Raptors star Kyle Lowry says returning to Toronto will always be emotional

Former Raptors star Kyle Lowry says returning to Toronto will always be emotional

TORONTO — Kyle Lowry says coming "home" to Toronto will always be tough.
RBI names former Domino's Pizza CEO Patrick Doyle as executive chair

RBI names former Domino's Pizza CEO Patrick Doyle as executive chair

TORONTO — A former Domino's Pizza CEO is now the executive chair of Tim Hortons' parent company as the fast-food giant focuses on boosting sales and its stock amid economic headwinds. Restaurant Brands International Inc.

Man, 21, charged after 85-year-old woman found dead in Georgina

TORONTO — A 21-year-old man is facing several criminal charges, including first degree murder, after a woman was found dead in a burned home earlier this year. York Regional Police say emergency crews responded to a fire at a home in Georgina, Ont.
Vietnamese electric vehicle maker VinFast launches first showroom in Canada

Vietnamese electric vehicle maker VinFast launches first showroom in Canada

TORONTO — Vietnamese electric vehicle maker VinFast says it has opened its first Canadian showroom as it prepares for a wider expansion into the market.

National emergency alert test set to take place Wednesday

TORONTO — A Canada-wide test of the national emergency alert system is set to take place today. Canadians can expect test alert messages over television, radio, and compatible wireless devices, including cellphones, at 1:55 p.m.

Southern Ontario drivers advised to slow down after first significant snow of season

TORONTO — Drivers in southern Ontario were advised to slow down Wednesday after the season's first significant snowfall hit much of the region, including the Greater Toronto Area.

Man, 30, charged after woman dead, two injured in Kitchener

KITCHENER, Ont. — A 30-year-old man is facing several charges, including first-degree murder, after a stabbing that left one woman dead and two others injured. Waterloo Region police say officers responded after 10 p.m.
Toronto-based Waabi launches AI-powered self-driving system for trucking

Toronto-based Waabi launches AI-powered self-driving system for trucking

Toronto-based Waabi says it is launching its self-driving system in the real world as it looks to push trucking towards a more autonomous future.
Loblaw Companies Ltd. reports Q3 profit and revenue up from year ago

Loblaw Companies Ltd. reports Q3 profit and revenue up from year ago

BRAMPTON, Ont. — Loblaw Companies Ltd. reported its third-quarter profit rose about 30 per cent compared with a year ago. The grocery and drugstore retailer says its net earnings available to common shareholders totalled $556 million or $1.

Sheila Heti wins $25,000 Governor General’s fiction prize for ‘Pure Colour’

TORONTO — Acclaimed writer Sheila Heti has won this year’s Governor General’s Literary Award for fiction. She picked up the $25,000 prize for her novel “Pure Colour,” a strange and meditative book about love and grief in a pre-apocalyptic time.