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Former New England Patriots NFL football player Aaron Hernandez is led into his court appearance at the Fall River Superior Court in Fall River, Mass. Massachusetts prison officials said Hernandez hanged himself in his cell and was pronounced dead at a hospital early Wednesday. (File photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)

In final hours, Hernandez thought of family, not football

BOSTON — Family, not football, dominated Aaron Hernandez’s final hours as a…

Former New England Patriots NFL football player Aaron Hernandez is led into his court appearance at the Fall River Superior Court in Fall River, Mass. Massachusetts prison officials said Hernandez hanged himself in his cell and was pronounced dead at a hospital early Wednesday. (File photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)
Edmonton Oilers’ Leon Draisaitl takes part in warm up before taking on the San Jose Sharks during NHL playoff action in Edmonton. Draisaitl will have a hearing with the NHL Department of Player Safety for spearing San Jose’s Chris Tierney. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Oilers Draisaitl chastened over groin spear

EDMONTON — A chastened Edmonton Oilers forward Leon Draisaitl says he’s OK…

Edmonton Oilers’ Leon Draisaitl takes part in warm up before taking on the San Jose Sharks during NHL playoff action in Edmonton. Draisaitl will have a hearing with the NHL Department of Player Safety for spearing San Jose’s Chris Tierney. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Montreal Alouettes receiver S.J. Green scores a touchdown past Hamilton Tiger-Cats defensive back Brandon Stewart during first quarter action in the CFL Eastern Division final in Hamilton, Ont. The Toronto Argonauts have acquired all-star receiver Green from the Alouettes in exchange for the a sixth-round selection in the 2017 CFL Draft and a conditional draft pick in 2018. (File photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Argos acquire Green in trade with Alouettes

TORONTO — S.J. Green’s road to recovery now goes through Toronto. The…

Montreal Alouettes receiver S.J. Green scores a touchdown past Hamilton Tiger-Cats defensive back Brandon Stewart during first quarter action in the CFL Eastern Division final in Hamilton, Ont. The Toronto Argonauts have acquired all-star receiver Green from the Alouettes in exchange for the a sixth-round selection in the 2017 CFL Draft and a conditional draft pick in 2018. (File photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Toronto Blue Jays’ Jose Bautista walks away from home plate after striking out against the Boston Red Sox in the third inning of their MLB American League baseball game in Toronto on Thursday. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Red Sox score three in 10th for 4-1 win

Red Sox 4 Blue Jays 1 (10 Innings) TORONTO — The silence…

Toronto Blue Jays’ Jose Bautista walks away from home plate after striking out against the Boston Red Sox in the third inning of their MLB American League baseball game in Toronto on Thursday. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Calgary hockey parents will need ongoing training

CALGARY — Minor hockey parents in Calgary will soon have to take…

CRTC rules against differential pricing

TORONTO — Internet service providers can no longer exempt some content, like…

Halal food market surging in Canada

Halal food market surging in Canada

TORONTO — A growing Muslim community in Canada has led to swelling…

Halal food market surging in Canada

Huynh, Whitfield and Klassen top Hall inductees

TORONTO — Lanny McDonald never saw it coming. The Stanley Cup champion…

New drug could fight resistant bacteria

WINNIPEG — Scientists in Winnipeg appear to have developed a new weapon…

Ontario to tax foreign buyers, expand rent control

Ontario to tax foreign buyers, expand rent control

TORONTO — Ontario is following British Columbia’s lead, promising to introduce a…

Ontario to tax foreign buyers, expand rent control

SNC to buy British firm for $3.6 billion

MONTREAL — SNC-Lavalin is making the largest transaction in its history after…

Trump takes hardest shot yet at Canada

Trump takes hardest shot yet at Canada

WASHINGTON — Ever since Donald Trump’s election last fall, the Canadian government…

Trump takes hardest shot yet at Canada

WestJet pilots seek unionization vote

CALGARY — WestJet pilots are again seeking to form a union, the…

Zibanejad OT goals lifts Rangers over Habs 3-2

Zibanejad OT goals lifts Rangers over Habs 3-2

New York 3 Montreal 2 MONTREAL — It often comes down to…

Zibanejad OT goals lifts Rangers over Habs 3-2

5 potential measures to cool the GTA housing market

TORONTO — The Ontario government is expected to unveil a suite of…

Bombardier wins case against Metrolinx

Bombardier Transportation scored a procedural victory against an Ontario transit agency on…

Brookfield to buy all 213 Loblaw gas stations

TORONTO — Loblaw is selling all 213 of its gas stations across…

Contract sign of labour peace: CP Rail CEO

Contract sign of labour peace: CP Rail CEO

CALGARY — A new labour deal covering 600 administrative and intermodal employees…

Contract sign of labour peace: CP Rail CEO

CP Rail revenue rises, but net income off 20%

CALGARY — Canadian Pacific Railway (TSX:CP) is reporting slightly higher first-quarter revenue…

Deaf actor doubles as narrator in ‘Prince Hamlet’

Deaf actor doubles as narrator in ‘Prince Hamlet’

TORONTO — Standing in the company of her castmates, Dawn Jani Birley…

Deaf actor doubles as narrator in ‘Prince Hamlet’