ROME, ITALY (REUTERS) – Juventus and Italian playmaker Sebastian Giovinco is set to join Major League Soccer side Toronto FC on a four-year deal. The announcement of the transfer is expected imminently getting the 27-year-old ‘Atomic Ant’ out of a contract with the Serie A leaders in July. There... Read more
Maple Leafs held scoreless in Missouri
ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI (REUTERS) – The Toronto Maple Leafs visited the Scottrade Centre to face the St. Louis Blues on Saturday, in a game that saw the entire Leafs roster under heavy scrutiny for the struggling offensive production since the firing of head coach Randy Carlyle. Toronto headed into... Read more
Little gives the Jets fuel
Photo courtesy of Reuters PHOENIX, ARIZONA (REUTERS) – The Arizona Coyotes traveled north of the border to take on the Winnipeg Jets, hoping to snap their 4-game losing streak. The Jets scored first, on a goal from Brian Little just four minutes into the game after receiving a crisp... Read more
Pelicans fly over Raptors
Photo courtesy of Reuters NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA (REUTERS) – The Toronto Raptors welcomed the New Orleans Pelicans to town on Sunday afternoon with Raptors shooting guard Demar DeRozan playing in his second game after returning from a groin injury. Heading into the contest, the Raptors were losers in six... Read more
Seahawks and Patriots meet at Super Bowl XLIX
Photo courtesy of Reuters SEATTLE, WASHINGTON (REUTERS) – Russell Wilson and the Seattle Seahawks rallied late in the fourth quarter to defeat the Green Bay Packers, while the Patriots crushed the Colts to earn a date in the Super Bowl. With four interceptions, no touchdowns and barely a decent... Read more
Peel wants more compost, less garbage
Peel residents are not properly throwing out their compost, the public works commissioner Dan Lebrecque has told regional councilors. Lebrecque referred to the findings from his 2013 report of a bi-weekly garbage collection project on Thursday, Jan. 15. Despite regular recycling of glass, paper and plastic, Peel residents are... Read more
NDP MP wants paid internships
A federal NDP member plans to introduce a private member’s bill to make internships paid positions. “The cause is important to me because I find it outrageous that more and more young people are working for free and that in Canada we have a youth unemployment crisis,” Cash says.... Read more
SkedNOW January 19, 2015
Students get fit after New Year
Kyle Wyskiel reports on how students are getting back into shape after the holidays and how they can stay healthy by eating well and getting to the gym. The Humber gym provides fitness classes such as spinning, yoga and boot camp as well consultations with personal trainers to help... Read more