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Galea pleads guilty Healing specialist from Toronto admits bringing unapproved drugs into U.S. {page 3}

Sandra Ruch, 50, of Toronto, and Michael Coleman, 34, of Australia, celebrate their release yesterday after receiving suspended sentences in a Greek court. They were found guilty of obstructing a Greek coast guard vessel and leaving port without clearance in the foiled getaway of the Canadian boat Tahrir to Gaza. JIM RANKIN/TORSTAR NEWS SERVICE

Tahrir three found guilty – but are free

Sandra Ruch and Michael Coleman, along with Soha Kneen, 40, of Ottawa, were handed 30-day jail terms for their roles in Monday’s dramatic run for open water. They received suspended sentences and are free, provided they are good for three years. They were ordered to pay €246 (about $340) in court costs. Meanwhile, hundreds of pro-Palestinian foreign activists are planning to fly into Tel Aviv this week.

Royals take a detour Will and Kate visit Slave Lake on day off {pages 14-15}

Next stop: Ryerson? TTC open to selling station-naming rights Some fear it will commercialize transit system $27-million-a-year contract allows giant vinyl ads on more buses and trains Subway station-naming rights, advertisements on vehicle ceilings and more buses and streetcars wrapped with vinyl ads are all possible under a new advertising contract approved by the TTC yesterday. The possible sale of stationnaming rights was a new element in the $27-million-per-year advertising deal with Pattison Outdoor Advertising, which won the bid to sell advertising on the transit

“There are probably some reasonable proposals that we could consider in partnership with other public institutions.... But I don’t think the residents of Toronto want a Coca-Cola station.” COUN. JANET DAVIS

system for the next 12 years, to the end of 2023. Ryerson University has already expressed interest in having its name placed on the Dundas sub-

way station. But any decision to sell naming rights will be made by the nine city councillors who sit on the TTC commission, said Vince Rodo, general secretary of

the transit system. “We might allow Dundas/Ryerson or Dundas, sponsored by Ryerson. But again, that would come to the commission for approval.” A critic of the ad contract, Coun. Janet Davis, was comfortable with Ryerson coming on board since the campus is adjacent to Dundas station. She took a dim view of signing up commercial advertisers with no connection. TORSTAR NEWS SERVICE

Anthony could land movie deal Online speculation has Twilight actress to play lead role {page 8}

Facebook gets video chat app Service powered by Skype comes after Google launches similar app {page 20}


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TTC, the better way to find a date

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It all started on the Red Rocket 60 years ago. Bill Tee fell in love with his wife, Shirley, after one special moment on the Bloor line in 1950. He used to ride the streetcar from Runnymede Road to Church Street and down Church every day to the Ryerson Institute of Technology, where he was studying mechanical and industrial technology. Shirley, a petite 18-yearold beauty, rode the same car to her job at the Manufacturers Life Insurance Company on Bloor. Bill was smitten. He already knew Shirley; they had been classmates at Runnymede Collegiate,

but never had more than a casual acquaintance. After a few months of riding the same car every morning and making polite small talk, an apprehensive Bill decided to try his luck and take things a step further. One day, as Shirley hung onto the bar while the streetcar rolled to a stop, Bill stepped next to her and put his left hand over her right. When she turned to him and smiled instead of pulling away, he knew she was the girl for him. “Our lives would have been completely different if she had pulled her hand away,” says Bill. “I figure there was some destiny there.”

Shirley claims she left her hand there so as not to be rude, but admits she was curious about the boy she only knew as the class clown who would fool around in French class and then say, “Moi?” innocently when caught by the teacher. After that first brush of the fingertips on the Red Rocket, Bill looked up Shirley’s phone number. “He was persistent,” she recalls. “We hadn’t had a phone very long.” Pulling the old “oops, I put my hand over your hand,” move now would likely get a young admirer a slap in the face (or worse) instead of a smile.

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Bill Tee, who met his wife, Shirley, on the TTC, recommends taking the chance. “We are still happily married and are still very much in love in spite of almost 56 years married life,” he says.

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Doctor admits bringing growth hormone to U.S.

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Toronto specialist who treated Tiger Woods had charges of smuggling, conspiring to lie to federal agents and defraud U.S. government and distributing HGH dismissed with his plea

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A Canadian sports doctor whose high-profile clients have included Tiger Woods and Alex Rodriguez pleaded guilty in federal court yesterday to bringing into the United States unapproved drugs, including human growth hormone, that were used to treat professional athletes. Dr. Anthony Galea, a healing specialist from Toronto who was sought out by the biggest names in sports, was indicted by a federal grand jury in October on charges that he smuggled human growth hormone and other substances into the United States and lied to border agents to avoid getting caught. He faces similar charges in Canada. Most of the U.S. charges were dismissed with Galea’s plea, and he agreed to co-operate with investigators and disclose the identities of his patients and their treatments. Galea, who wasn’t licensed to work in the United States, was accused of treating 20 professional athletes at their homes, hotels and friends’ houses from

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Tiger? Defence attorney Brian Greenspan, who represents Dr. Anthony Galea in the Canadian case, stressed his client pleaded guilty in New York to a charge involving improperly branded substances, which could include those with foreign labels. He said Tiger Woods, who recently has been blighted by personal problems and injuries, was not treated with HGH or any other illegal substances.

October 2007 to September 2009. The indictment did not identify clients, but prosecutors said they included golfers, professional baseball and football players. Galea, 51, pleaded guilty in front of U.S. District Judge Richard Arcara to introducing mislabelled drugs into the U.S., eliminating the need for a trial — along with the likelihood that evidence and witness statements could publicly reveal information about who he visited. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

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Dr. Anthony Galea, left, arrives at U.S. federal court yesterday for a plea hearing in Buffalo, N.Y. In October 2009, Canadian authorities charged Galea, the former team doctor of the Toronto Argonauts, with selling Actovegin, conspiracy to import an unapproved drug, conspiracy to export a drug and smuggling.

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When survival is at stake, ideologies crumble and human nature can take a brutal turn. Things can get especially ugly if you’re trapped in a motionless train car with Vladimir Lenin’s corpse. That is the premise of Tyumen, Then, a play about two Russian soldiers who flee Moscow in 1941 to protect the embalmed body of Lenin from Nazi attack. The play details the madness that ensues when the soldiers become trapped in the train boxcar somewhere between Moscow and Siberia with no food, water or a way out. “It is based on a true footnote in history that the playwright stumbled upon,” said director Andrea Donaldson. “(He) thought it was amazing that, upon being invaded, instead of putting efforts

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into guarding the people of Russia, they had put their energy into saving an idol that has been dead for over 20 years.” The play, which is this year’s Fringe Festival special selection, is riddled with twists, turns and gutwrenching tension that will have the audience on the edge of its seat, said Donaldson. And, although it analyzes the limits of communist ideology and human nature in the quest for survival, theatregoers can also expect a few laughs along the way. “Despite the kind of seriousness of it being a Russian play about soldiers and Lenin, it’s actually, despite all of that, really quite hilarious,” she said.

From left, Lyon Smith, Adam Lazarus and Kevin MacDonald star in his year’s Fringe Festival special selection Tyumen, Then, opening tomorrow at the Robert Gill Theatre.

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A local Chinese business group says Wednesday’s decision by Mississauga council to pursue a ban of shark fin products is unfair. The unanimous decision, backing a motion introduced by Coun. Pat Mullin, asked staff to report back on a possible bylaw to prohibit the sale or consumption of shark fin products in Mississauga. Oakville council approved a similar motion CONTRIBUTED

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Monday. If the bylaw is eventually passed, Mississauga would join Brantford, which became the first municipality in Canada to ban shark fin products in May. The issue is also being considered in Toronto. A potential ban will be discussed by the city’s licensing and standards committee in September. It will go to council in October.

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Mayor Ford’s niece named lingerie football captain Krista Ford — daughter of Coun. Doug Ford and niece of Mayor Rob Ford — has been named captain of Toronto’s new Lingerie Football League team.

Ford will play middle linebacker and is one of 20 women to make the final cut for the Triumph. The team reports that more than 200 women vied

for a spot. The 20-year-old Ford is also keeping busy as the team’s marketing manager, working to secure sponsorships. METRO

Shark fin, for soup and other items, is common in Chinese-Canadian communities throughout the country and is commonly used in China. Mississauga, Canada’s sixth largest, has about 50,000 Chinese-Canadian residents. Conservationists say shark finning, the practice of cutting off the fins and throwing the rest of the body back into the water to bleed to death, could

Man, 34, drowns in city’s east end A Toronto man has died in hospital after being pulled from a creek in the city’s

mean the extinction of some types of sharks in 12 to 15 years. But Stephen Chu, president of the Mississauga Chinese Business Association, says if Mississauga council does pass the bylaw, it would be unfair to local restaurateurs. “People would just drive 10 minutes north (to Brampton) to get it. That’s not fair to our businessmen.” TORSTAR NEWS SERVICE

east end. Toronto police say the 34-year-old man was with his wife in the Highland Creek area when he went into the water. Bystanders helped alert emergency crews, who arrived on the scene just after 3 p.m. THE CANADIAN PRESS


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Mississauga probe costs $6M

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One councillor fears McCallion inquiry will exceed its $7-million budget moting a failed land deal that involved her son Peter’s company, World Class Developments. “It’s going to go to $7 million and it could go beyond $7 million if the (inquiry) commissioner has other things he wants to investigate,” said Coun. Katie Mahoney, who has opposed the probe from the start. Mahoney’s concerns are likely unwarranted, considering all the work has been

done and all that’s left is the report’s release. Justice Douglas Cunningham is expected to present it around Labour Day. Also at issue is the recovery of about $265,000 from Peter McCallion, which the city spent for his legal representation after he testified he could not afford to pay any of it himself, despite evidence he lives a fairly extravagant lifestyle.

A city spokesperson said council will discuss the issue once it has Cunningham’s report. Another matter to be discussed at that time is whether the city will pursue up to $400,000 owed by World Class Developments for permits and applications. The company was able to continue with its planning despite the unpaid fees.

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Argos sack TTC ad amid pressure

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City councillor complains that ads could be seen to promote domestic violence rather than football THE CANADIAN PRESS

The Toronto Argonauts are replacing a controversial ad for the team’s CFL regular-season home opener after a complaint from a city councillor. The posters appearing on the TTC show a picture of tough looking, tattooed defensive end Ricky Foley with the words, “Home is where the heart is. It’s also where we hurt people.” Those will be replaced in the next couple of days with new posters bearing the same art but new words: “It’s not the heat that makes them sweat.” The football club decided late Monday to make the change after learning of a complaint from Coun. Michael Layton (Ward 19, Trinity-Spadina), said Argos’ vice-president of mar-

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keting and communications David Bedford. In the context of football the ads made sense. But, “Even one complaint is something we take seriously and certainly something of that gravitas,” Bedford said. Layton, who wrote a letter after discussing the ads

with the White Ribbon Campaign to end violence against women, said the football club has responded correctly. “They acted quickly, with conviction and they should be commended for doing the right thing and we should cheer them on,” he said. “The best possible (outcome) would be for them to go out and tell other guys with the White Ribbon campaign that domestic violence isn’t acceptable.” Bedford said the club expects to meet with White Ribbon representatives in the next couple of weeks and if there’s a natural fit they might pursue the idea. TORSTAR NEWS SERVICE

David Singh, Metro’s automotive editor, front, and Fernando Carneiro, national deputy editor, take part in the Honda Media Pit Stop Challenge at Bay and Wellington streets yesterday. Team Metro finished third, changing two race car tires in 12 seconds. The Honda Indy Toronto runs Friday to Sunday at Exhibition Place. CONTRIBUTED

Team Metro makes a pit stop Space rock on display It’s taken four years for a NASA probe to reach one of our solar system’s largest asteroids, but samples of the ancient rock can already be found much closer to home. Thirty rare

meteor specimens from the Vesta asteroid — which NASA’s Dawn probe is expected to orbit by July 16 — are on temporary exhibition at the ROM. TORSTAR NEWS SERVICE

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Pickering’s bridge to the future takes shape

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Fifteen years ago it would have been the bridge to nowhere. Today, it’s Pickering’s connection to the future. Spanning 14 lanes of Canada’s busiest highway, the 250-metre, mesh-covered tube is rapidly taking shape, linking the GO station on the south side of the 401 to the city’s burgeoning downtown core on the

north. But the unique $20.5-million bridge just east of Liverpool Road is more than a safe, weather-protected crossing for pedestrians and cyclists. It is, Mayor Dave Ryan proudly states, a “catalyst for growth” in the city of 94,000 east of Toronto. “Now we have a way of fulfilling our role as a destination place,” he says of the

gateway to Durham Region. The structure is also a fitting milestone during Pickering’s bicentennial year, he adds. Expected to be completed in September, the fully accessible bridge will be wrapped in a metallic skin and illuminated with LED lighting, giving it the appearance of a giant, glowing worm at night. TORSTAR NEWS SERVICE

Artist rendering of Pickering’s mesh-enclosed pedestrian bridge, linking the GO station on the south side of Highway 401 to its emerging downtown centre to the north.

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Tragic story may live on — in movie

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Twilight actress could possibly play Casey Anthony Not guilty verdict earlier this week shocked many 11-hour justice Prosecutors claimed Casey Anthony smothered her daughter with duct tape in 2008. Caylee disappeared in June 2008, and her body was found in woods. A case that involved months of forensic investigation, weeks of testimony and untold hours of media analysis was decided by jurors in less than 11 hours. The not guilty verdict that could free Casey Anthony by this weekend stunned spectators, legal pundits and the prosecutors.

The book and movie deal rumours are already swirling less than a day after Casey Anthony was found not guilty in her two-year-old daughter Caylee Anthony’s death. Twilight actress Kristen Stewart has already been pegged in online speculation as a top choice to play the Florida woman, who was scheduled to be sentenced today for four misdemeanour counts of lying to investigators. On Tuesday, a Florida jury found Anthony not guilty of first-degree murder, aggravated manslaughter and aggravated child abuse.

When the verdict was released, celebrities, media personalities and law experts reacted mostly in shock, with some predicting Anthony making millions from her story. “Why can’t she make money off of her story?” lawyer Drew Findling asked on CNN. “You’ve seen so many cases where witnesses for the prosecution have profited from the case. Look at the O.J. Simpson case and how the prosecutor, who lost the case, wrote books and made money afterwards. So why can’t Casey do it?”

This photo of Caylee and Casey Anthony was entered into evidence at the Florida trial.

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Hot dog! Pooch travels 4,500 km — but how? rain, bolted from the backyard during a soggy day in June 2010 and left her east-end Montreal home. Her owners believe she fled through an open gate. It’s unclear what sort of adventures the littlest hobo had next. All they know is that

she wound up just outside Kamloops, B.C., where she was found last month. “She went from the east side of town to the west side of the country,” joked Isabelle Robitaille from her Montreal home yesterday. How she got to B.C. re-

mains a mystery. Details of the trip remain a secret to everyone but Pollux. “We don’t know. And she can’t talk,” said Robitaille, who has a number of theories about what happened.” Robitaille suspects she might have hopped into a

freight train to get out of the rain. But she said it’s also possible she was picked up by a trucker or a family heading west. Robitaille gave up hope — and even went as far as getting a new dog, assuming her three kids would never see Pollux again as

the months dragged on. Fast-forward to Canada Day 2011 and a shocking phone call from the SPCA in Kamloops: A dog with a microchip implanted in her skin and containing Robitaille’s contact information was found in B.C. THE CANADIAN PRESS

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U.S. president takes to Twitter for White House town hall meeting Social media site picked questions U.S. President Barack Obama answered questions from Twitter users across the U.S. in a town hall meeting yesterday that used the popular social media service and focused on jobs and the economy. White House officials say Obama sees social media as a way to reach beyond the mainstream media and interact with Americans directly, particularly the younger and more techsavvy part of the electorate as his campaign for re-election in 2012 ramps up. Twitter selected the questions for the U.S. president from among the thousands of inquires submitted, including the Republican leader of the House of Representatives, Speaker John Boehner, who asked Obama, “Where are the jobs?” “This is a slightly skewed question,” Obama said of his political rival’s inquiry. Obama went on to answer Boehner’s question

140 characters Twitter users had to keep their questions to the networking site’s 140-character limit. But Obama had no such restrictions. He answered in his trademark, lengthy form to questions on college costs, immigration, collective bargaining rights, the debt limit, manufacturing jobs, the housing crisis and other topics as Twitter users sent questions in by the tens of thousands. Twitter was boiling his answers down to 140 characters or less at http://askobama.twitter.com

by noting that the U.S. economy is, in fact, creating jobs, though not at a pace anyone should be satisfied with. He said there is more the U.S. government could do to

U.S. President Barack Obama responds to a question from the Republican leader of the House of Representatives, Speaker John Boehner, during a Twitter town hall yesterday in the East Room of the White House.

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Woman charged with spiking smoothie Authorities say a woman accused of giving an elderly Utah man a peach smoothie spiked with antifreeze has been charged with attempted murder. Police say Selena Irene York, 33, bought the

smoothie in 2008 from a nearby store, dumped out half of it and poured in antifreeze before the man drank it. Authorities say York confessed to detectives recently.

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handling the recession and what he would do differently. Obama defended his stimulus program as “the right thing to do.” But he allowed that his administration had underestimat-

ed the severity of the recession, and so he did not prepare the American people “for how long this was going to take” and the tough choices that lay ahead. Obama also said the problems

in the housing market were more stubborn than expected and he’d had to revamp his housing assistance programs several times. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Ex-crime boss pleads not guilty James (Whitey) Bulger pleaded not guilty yesterday to a racketeering indictment that accuses the reputed former crime boss of participating in 19 murders, some dating back to the 1970s. Bulger said “not guilty” in a clear voice several

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Margaret Pavese, her husband, Lawrence, and her father-in-law, Ernest, in a negligence lawsuit filed by San Jose State University chemistry Prof. Dan Straus, the San Jose Mercury News reported Tuesday. Margaret Pavese was found responsible for starting a 195-square kilometre wildfire in September 2007 after she used a metal barrel to burn paper plates and left the blaze unattended. The wildfire destroyed four homes and 20 outbuildings. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

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A rape victim in Nakiele, a village in the Democratic Republic of Congo’s Sud-Kivu province, where 248 women said they were raped by soldiers in the last month. The UN is calling it the world’s “rape capital.”

The fighters in eastern Congo raped everyone in sight: Women, men, even children. The vicious attacks prompted an international outcry, but the UN said yesterday that one year later only a single suspect has been indicted. Some survivors still haven’t received the medical care they need, and even a judicial inquiry into the violence has had to be suspended after reprisal attacks targeting some of the victims. In a corner of the world where rape has become an endemic weapon of war, the Walikale attacks in late July and early August 2010 drew attention because of their extreme brutality: The fighters forced husbands and children to watch as they gang-raped the villagers for four days. The UN mission promised to work strenuously to bring the rapists to justice, as did Congolese government officials.

“The investigators learned that most of the rapes, carried out with despicable viciousness by groups of men, were committed in the presence of the victims’ children.” UN HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS NAVI PILLAY

But yesterday’s report by the UN Joint Human Rights Office in Congo noted that only one person has been indicted on criminal charges in connection with the violence. UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay urged the Congolese government to do more to stop the violence. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

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A memorial honouring Canadians who died during the Afghan mission has a new home. The Camp Mirage Memorial Cairn was officially unveiled yesterday during a ceremony at the National Air Force Museum of Canada on CFB Trenton. The monument was originally located at Camp Mirage, a key base in Dubai used to support the Afghan war. The idea of a memorial

monument at Camp Mirage was born in 2005 and the cairn was officially in place a year later. “It’s fitting that the Camp Mirage monument is finally here in Trenton on the same route that all of these personnel take when going home,” said Defence Minister Peter MacKay, who attended the ceremony. Canadian soldiers who have died during the Afghan combat mission, which is ending this

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Monument The three-part pyramidlike granite structure includes brass plates with the names of Canadians who have died since the mission began in 2002. A bronze casting of the bas-relief Fallen, created by Canadian artist Silvia Pecota, adorns the monument.


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Royal couple’s visit lifts spirits of fire-ravaged town ‘It’s a pretty big honour and a privilege even for them to think of us over here in a small little town,’ Slave Lake resident said of the surprise visitors Prince William and Kate made a detour to bring much-needed cheer to Slave Lake residents who face the daunting task of rebuilding their firescarred town. The northern Alberta community was not on the official royal itinerary, but the couple wanted to make a special stop after they left Yellowknife to show support for the many people who lost everything. More than 400 homes and businesses — about one-third of the town — were reduced to ash and debris when a windwhipped forest fire swept through in May. Will and Kate’s two-hour

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and five deep against the barricades. Sheri Smears came with her children and grandchildren. They were all wearing “I (Heart) SL” T-shirts and the youngsters carried signs thanking the prince and his wife for their visit. “It’s so nice to know that people think that this was a big deal,” Smears said. “It’s not just a little blip and I think the reason that they came here is because the people of Slave Lake have shown their spirit. Instead of whining and complaining, they are just forging ahead.” Dwayne Verschoor made a welcome sign that he

hoped was big enough for the couple to see from the sky. The oil and gas operator assembled friends and family and provided cases of red spray paint to scrawl a greeting in a grassy field next to the airport. He planned the mammoth “Welcome Will and Kate” sign when rumours started circulating days ago that the royals would be stopping in the town, about 280 kilometres north of Edmonton. The surprise visit was announced Tuesday by officials who said the couple wanted to see the fire’s aftermath and meet with residents. THE CANADIAN PRESS

Fire disaster The Insurance Bureau of Canada has reported that the insured damage caused by the fire totals $700 million, making it the second costliest insured disaster in Canadian history. The ice storm that hit Quebec and Ontario in 1998 cost $1.8 billion. Some Slave Lake residents are living in campers and mobile homes. Lucky ones, such as nursery school teacher Karen Scharf, have found rental housing. She said it’s a tight squeeze with five adults, two dogs and a cat, but at least they will have a roof over their heads for the winter.


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The bacterial disease has been linked to the deaths of 16 patients at the centres run by the Niagara Health System since late May. Critics accuse the hospital network of mishandling the outbreak, declared June

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South Korea to host 2018 Winter Olympics Town of Pyeongchang wins games on third try South Koreans roared with delight, danced, hugged and cried tears of joy after the town of Pyeongchang was awarded the 2018 Winter Olympics after two previous tries. The ecstatic scenes played out early today after the vote by the Interna-

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Eat up. With more than 150 participating restaurants, deciding where to go for Summerlicious can be a daunting task. “It’s tough,” confirms Rose. Foodie websites can certainly point you in the right direction but the key, he says is to know what you like. Rose eats out at least three times a week, mixing in new restaurants with old favourites. “Toronto is becoming a culinary power house,” he says. And while Rose is the first to admit that his dining habits are definitely not the norm, diners he says, both experienced and nubes, should take advantage of the prix fixe deals Summerlicious has to offer.

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Chef Anthony Rose, executive chef at the Drake Hotel.

swath of flavours. A 25 year veteran, Rose’s dishes focus on ingredients that are “good, local and de-

licious,” a philosophy he learned working in both San Francisco and New York.

He blends ingredients like eggplant, Parmesan, chilies with “tomatoes everywhere” to create “pic-

nic-style summer food.” Summerlicious coincides with the Drake’s Dining Roadshow that finds hotel literally reinventing its back dining room to create a “pop-up” restaurant. Based around the concept of a summer-school style dining hall, the new space comes complete with communal tables made from old bowling alley lanes. “Its upscale delicious summer food,” says Rose, “that’s kitchy, simple and good.” “You could make it at home,” he says, but it wouldn’t be nearly as good.

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Jagger gets SuperHeavy Rolling Stones frontman collaborates with four other artists to create eclectic, ‘unclassifiable’ sound Mick Jagger isn’t sure where his latest musical creation will end up on iTunes. The Rolling Stones rocker has teamed up with Eurythmics co-founder Dave Stewart, reggae maestro

20 in the United States, and a day before in the rest of the world. “What bit of iTunes genres does it go on? The unknowable? Isn’t there an unknown section?” Jagger joked during a preview

Damian Marley, soul songtress Joss Stone and Slumdog Millionaire composer A.R. Rahman for SuperHeavy, a new group fusing their different styles on an as-yet untitled album set for release Sept.

event last week at Jim Henson Studios, where the group recorded some of their eclectic music. Stewart called the collaboration wide-ranging. The recording process began in Hollywood with the

entire group, but they also recorded separately. Other recordings took place in Florida, France, Greece, Turkey, India and the Caribbean. Stewart said the group recorded about 35 hours of

music with some songs originally lasting “an hour and 10 minutes” before they were whittled down. One of seven tracks teased Thursday included Miracle Worker, the first single off the album,

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Soldier, Welcome Home, now available on iTunes and as a CD single. A portion of proceeds is being directed to the Wounded Warriors charity. It was back in November 2009 when Reid released Highway of Heroes. The 47-year-old had long held an interest in music, but only as a hobby — he had never made a professional-calibre record before. He was stunned by the response to his humble tune, which lingered for

months on the Nielsen SoundScan singles chart. It also prompted an invitation to perform in Afghanistan for NATO forces — some of whom were already familiar with the track. “They really appreciated the fact that someone would make a gesture like that, would put feelings of respect and pride and also sadness for fallen soldiers into a song,” said Reid, before emphatically pointing out that he’s far from the only songwriter to do so.


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which features the vocalists crooning: “Ooh, you’re a miracle worker/Ooh, you’re the surgeon of love.” The group filmed a music video last Wednesday for the mid-tempo track, which like most of the music previewed, combined rock, soul, reggae and world music. “Working with four other vocalists was interesting to me,” said Jagger. “I’ve never actually done it before. Normally I have to do everything, which I’m

quite happy to do. Don’t worry. It was kind of fun because when we had to finish it off, I realized we all had a part to play.” Jagger said the group would wait for reaction to the album before deciding if the supergroup will go on tour. “We'll probably end up playing in the unclassified gig section,” Stewart quipped. “Yeah, in a tent at Glastonbury with the unclassifiable acts,” Jagger added. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

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Reid was particularly impressed by witnessing the process of rebuilding Afghanistan. He saw Canadians building new schools, working to eradicate polio and rehabilitating the irrigation and water-supply systems so vital to the country’s agricultural development. “It was just a life-changing experience,” Reid said. “After seeing first-hand the work that the men and women were doing, I was really struck by that and so impressed by everyone

that I met.” Reid’s song is meant to honour the sacrifices made by Canadians overseas and celebrate their return. “Though a half a world away, we were behind you every day/ And with grateful hearts, we’re so glad to say/ Soldier, welcome home,” Reid sings in the swaying song’s chorus. Tuesday marked the end of Canada’s war, as Canuck troops formally handed the battlefield over to American units. And Reid, for one, was

elated to see that happen. “I’m so glad to see them coming out of harm’s way and knowing that they’re heading back home to Canada and back to their families again,” he said. As far as Reid’s hopes for his song? Well, he has a day job as a communications consultant with Veritas Communications and doesn’t seem interested in pursuing a career in music (he says it’s unlikely he ever tries to put together a full album). THE CANADIAN PRESS

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Fleet Foxes singer Robin Pecknold has made no secret of his struggles to overcome the dreaded “sophomore slump.” After the folkie Seattle combo reached critical acclaim with their self-titled debut in 2008, it seemed that topping that effort would be difficult. But with Helplessness Blues, it seems they have topped themselves. The songs are confident, richly acoustic and full of the energetic introspection that seems to hit artists hardest in their 20s. (Everyone from Rumer to Zach Galifianakis is into the new album.)

Pecknold has said the reason that it took so long to write and record their follow-up was his picky nature, which even led to him scrapping recordings the band had reportedly spent several thousands of dollars on. But it has paid off. How does it feel to finally take these songs from the incubation process of writing and recording to audiences?

It’s been good to have the chance to sort of make the songs more physical and less cerebral. You can play louder or have it sound huge without feeling like the sound is too big and without the kind of hemming and hawing about what you’re doing in the studio. So that’s been

good. It’s not like we had the songs all worked out live before we recorded, so this has kind of been our first chance to get to know them in some ways. Were there any challenges in making that jump?

We had to rehearse for almost a month just to get all the parts down and all the chord changes. So that took a while, but it was fun to do as well. What’s been the biggest surprise as far as crowd response?

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like, “Yeah!” for this little, small instrumental song. And there’s this one line in one of the new songs where I really push my voice, and after that line in The Shrine people are always like, “Yeah!” There are a lot of fruits blossoming within the lyrics of these songs. One goes, “If I had an orchard....”

My grandpa was an orchardist in Wenatchee, which is in Washington. It’s a big apple-growing region. There’s an apple and orchard iconography up at the cabin. He’s passed away now, but me and my brother Sean just go up there and work on stuff together, and there’s a lot of stuff up there that’s applerelated and there’s Yeats

poems on the walls. I feel like that’s probably where a little bit of it came from. The orchard thing is not literal at all, or wasn’t meant it to be. I didn’t even think it would be taken literally. I mean, I probably could have done a better job, but it was sort of a personal version of If I Had a Hammer, like that sort of meaning.


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It was a family affair as stage and screen star Hugh Jackman debuted his oneman song-and-dance show in Toronto Tuesday. The affable Aussie actor performed a surprise serenade for his actress wife, Deborra-Lee Furness, as she sat in the audience during opening night of Hugh Jackman in Concert at the Princess of Wales Theatre. “She said: ‘I’m going to kill you for this,’” he told the gushing crowd after he sang The Way You Look Tonight to Furness and then pulled her out of the audience to give her a big smooch in the aisle. “I have so much lip gloss on my lips, baby it kind of feels good,” he later joked as he hopped back onstage. Jackman’s 11-year-old son, Oscar, was also at the show, playing didgeridoo onstage in a musical tribute to Jackman’s native Australia and its Aboriginal people. The X-Men star, who sang Somewhere Over the Rainbow during the tribute, told the audience it was Oscar’s first time onstage and then kissed him on the cheek. Jackman also got sentimental as he performed his closing number, Once Before I Go from the Australian musical The Boy From Oz, which earned him a Tony Award for his

Hugh Jackman in Concert runs at the Princess of Wales Theatre through July 17.

Loving Toronto Hugh Jackman in Concert is in Toronto after a sold out, critically hailed debut run in San Francisco in May. The magnetic Hollywood heavyweight signed on to do the show after filming for Wolverine was postponed. He had just two months to put the production together from scratch. In a recent interview with The Canadian Press, Jackman said he wanted Toronto to be the show’s second stop because he knew it was a great theatre town, having shot his first American film, 2000’s X-Men, here.

role as 1970s singer-songwriter Peter Allen. “That snuck up on me,” the 42-year-old Sydney-born star said as he got choked up and teary-eyed during the tune. Jackman, best known for his role as Wolverine in the X-Men film franchise, performed for nearly two hours without an intermission on opening night of the show, which plays through July 17 in the city. Backed by an 18-piece orchestra and two female singers, he sang a wide range of his favourite musical numbers, from Mack the Knife to Luck Be a Lady Tonight and (Shake, Shake, Shake) Shake Your Booty.

“All you Wolverine fans who got dragged here tonight, you just passed musical theatre 101,” he quipped. Between tunes, Jackman told stories about his life and career. Furness, he explained, wasn’t impressed when she first read the script for his part as Wolverine in X-Men. “She thought it was ridiculous,” he said, noting he had to audition for the part seven times while he was starring in Oklahoma! in London. “It’s the only time in 14 years of marriage that my wife has ever been wrong,” he added with a laugh. THE CANADIAN PRESS

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York Times spends a year behind the scenes in the Eighth Avenue skyscraper home of the “paper of record” — most of it with Times staffer David Carr. A media and culture columnist for the Times and the man behind the paper’s Awards Season blog, the Carpetbagger, Carr makes for compelling viewing. He sat down with Metro to discuss the film, how he’s portrayed and finding a digital home for newspapers. The film portrays you as somewhat of a technological Luddite, compared to your younger colleagues. But that’s not really accurate, is it?

I’m a digital adopter, not native. The thing is that movies — Andrew made a movie-movie, and did I like everything in that movie? No, I did not. Did I think everything was just so? No. Did he tell a true story about what we did? Yeah, he did. I’m positioned in the film as a defender of the New York Times, which then translates to defender of old media, even though I’ve spent the past 10 years sort of on the vanguard.

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The film features Rupert Murdoch extolling the iPad as the future of newspaper. What do you think of what’s become of his iPad venture, the Daily?

I was a firm believer that it was a place for them to put

time and energy, and that it was a good muscle for an organization of that size — some of whose products I admire. I think the face-plant has been unbelievable. It’s not part of the ecosystem of the web. And here’s the thing — It’s not like these guys don’t know what they’re doing. I said that Rupert Murdoch would ruin the Wall Street Journal — he has not. They rolled it toward being a national newspaper, and when I’m travelling in the Midwest, I see the Journal everywhere in places I didn’t. So I don’t want to act like they’re buffoons. But the Daily, which I thought was a really good idea, I think turns out to be a really bad idea. So what are your thoughts on Metro?

It gets read where I am. I think they’ve mastered the art of presentation. I wonder about the ad economics of how sticky your advertisers think you are. But, you know, it went from being decoration on the subways to something that gets read, gets looked at. And I’m from weeklies, so I understand the free model. I’ve been involved in it for a long, long time, and it’s not a bad place to be in when everybody thinks information should be free anyway.


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Top 10 This week’s top flicks at international theatres: 1. Transformers: Dark of the Moon 2. Cars 2 3. Kung Fu Panda 2 4. Hangover Part II 5. Bridesmaids 6. Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides 7. Bad Teacher 8. Mr. Popper’s Penguins 9. X-Men: First Class 10. Super 8

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We’re going to hell for rereporting this, but you’re going to hell for reading it, so see you there. Hours after Casey Anthony, the Florida mother accused of murdering her two-yearold daughter, was found not guilty (in a controversial verdict), Steve Hirsch, the head of porn company Vivid Entertainment, called to offer her a job, reports TMZ. “Whether you agree with the verdict or not, Casey will want to move forward with her life and has a right to make a living. It’s not going to be easy for her and we believe we can help her make the transition into a new life,” he told the site. Pure class.

Denise Richards

Denise Richards keeping fit at 40 Denise Richards is 40 years old, which is surprising because she acts 20 years younger. Her secret to staying slim? “I am very active,” she tells Self.com. “I found what works for my body — everyone’s body is different and I think it’s best to find what works for you. For me it’s

Casey Anthony

Pilates and dance. My diet is 80 per cent vegetarian and I eat all day long. I have lots of little meals; it’s best for me. “My abs get the best workout with my Pilates reformer — I had two Csections and it was the only thing I found that got my tummy flat.”

WHAT!!??!! CASEY ANTHONY NOT GUILTY!!!! I’m speechless!!! …. Reading the comments here & its nuts people think just bc I was close to the OJ trial I can’t have my own opinion on the Casey Anthony case?

@kaleycuoco

Nice justice system. I can’t breathe. I can’t think. I’m sick. God help us.

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Domestic violence charge dropped against Lohan’s dad FRAZER HARRISON/GETTY IMAGES

Michael Lohan

Prosecutors have dropped a misdemeanour domestic violence charge against Lindsay Lohan’s father after his exgirlfriend failed to show up at trial. District

attorney’s spokeswoman Sandi Gibbons said Tuesday the office will no longer pursue the case against Michael Lohan after his ex-girlfriend, Kate Major, could not be located. The elder Lohan was arrested in March and has pleaded not guilty to misdemeanour domestic violence battery. A trial was scheduled to begin Tuesday, but Gibbons said it could not proceed without Major’s co-operation.

Michael Lohan’s attorney, Dana Cole, says he worked out an agreement with Major so she wouldn’t testify. Cole says Major wasn’t paid anything, and she declined to co-operate because she did not want a court spectacle. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Lady A’s leading lady gets engaged Lady Antebellum’s Hillary Scott is engaged. The 25-year-old singer’s boyfriend, Chris Tyrell, popped the question over the Fourth of July weekend at a family getaway in East Tennessee. Scott and the 24-year-old drummer met while touring with Tim McGraw in early 2010. People first reported the en-

gagement Tuesday. Scott is the second member of Lady A to end her single ways. Charles Kelley is married, leaving Dave Haywood as the lone available member of the Grammy-winning trio. Lady A turned in the top-selling country album of 2010 with Need You Now and is preparing to release its follow-up, Own The Night, due out Sept. 13.

@TheRealRoseanne

miscarriage of justice … our system is broken and it sucks – death penalty should be removed – that’s why she got off … victory for all child murderers! … casey - you were so smart to hide the body in the swamp! You got away with killing your baby!

@biggsjason

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Hillary Scott

Dear Florida, THANK YOU for freeing Casey! She’s now available for partying and babysitting!


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The message from Milan and Paris for spring/summer 2012 is to lighten up and get in the swing of things (â&#x20AC;&#x2122;60s style) Hereâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s our breakdown of what was trending on the catwalks for the latest round of menâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s shows

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A beauty in Birger Kate opted for more formal attire for the Yellowknife leg of the royal tour, choosing to sport the look of a Danish label for the first time on her trip to Canada. The Duchess of Cambridge wore a Bullet dress from By Malene Birger as she and Prince William did a walkabout Tuesday among the crowds clamouring to catch a glimpse of the royal newlyweds in the Northwest Territories capital. The linen dress has slightly accentuated shoulders, three-quarterlength sleeves and a contrast waistband in olive green. Kate remained in her designer dress as she dropped the ball in a ceremonial faceoff and watched while her husband, clad in full suit and tie, took part in an organized game of shin-

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ny. The couple also paid a visit to the legislative assembly for a session of youth Parliament, followed by a reception. “I think the look is

subtle and sophisticated,” Winners spokeswoman Shannon Johnson said of Kate’s latest dress in an email to The Canadian Press. “I love the tailored silhouette. It’s extremely figure- flattering but totally demure.” Kate later switched into more laid-back clothes for a float plane ride, wearing a khakicoloured, button-up shirt tucked into dark blue, ankle-length tapered pants. Johnson said she would characterize Kate's overall look as sophisticated versus “safe.” THE CANADIAN PRESS

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Modernist style in the city

The project overview

Built on the 1950s-era Imperial Oil headquarters, the Imperial Plaza will be a masterpiece of mid-century international style modernism. This 23-story condominium is built to the highest standards. Clad in limestone façade, there is a granite, limestone, and marble lobby and extraordinary 10 to 20 foot ceilings. DUNCAN MCALLISTER

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In the neighbourhood

Location and transit

Building amenities

This prime location includes some of Toronto’s best dining, shops and cultural institutions, right in the heart of midtown Toronto. Residents will enjoy strolling in the nearby David A. Balfour Park with its nature trails and ravines.

Located in the exclusive Yonge and St. Clair neighbourhood, the building is close to the TTC subway. There’s driving access to Mount Pleasant Road, which gets you into the downtown core within 10 minutes.

Lots of amenities, including a 24-hour concierge, brand new retail shops, a recreation and entertainment club including pool and hot tub, party room, home theatre room, games room and golf simulator. There is also a huge fitness centre with aerobics and yoga studios as well as squash and basketball courts. Condo fees start at $0.44 per sq. ft.

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Built in 1957, the Imperial Oil Building was a radical departure from the more decorative Deco-style buildings that preceded it.

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embers of the Building Industry & Land Development Association receive monthly internal newsletters written by the foremost housing economists in Canada. The Canadian Home Builders’ Association newsletter is written by Dr. Peter Andersen. The BILD newsletter is authored by Dr. Frank Clayton. They comment on the Greater Toronto condo market this month, both from the rental perspective. Clayton writes that the global real estate and investment community must

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be “spellbound” by what is happening in the new condominium apartment market in the GTA — with both April and May sales breaking all previous records for these months. “The 2,433 May sales bring sales this year to 11,208 units, and we still have seven months remaining,” Clayton notes. Knowing that investors are significant buyers of new condos, Clayton examined the health of the GTA resale condo rental market last month and concluded there is “no sign yet of an oversupply of rental condos.” He points out that the latest Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation survey of vacancies in conventional rental apartment buildings (excludes rental condos) conducted in April is positive for rental condos take up with the conventional rental apartment

market in the GTA tightening — the overall vacancy rate declined to 1.6 per cent from 2.7 per cent a year earlier. Clayton sees Multiple Listing Service (MLS) resales of condo apartments are “still characterized by momentum with sales strong, listings dropping and average prices rising.” Meanwhile, Andersen writes, “Despite the surge in multi-family housing starts, rental markets are getting tighter in Canada. The national rental market vacancy rate has declined to 2.5 per cent — down from 2.9 per cent a year ago. The 1.6 per cent vacancy rate in Toronto is well below the national average.” STEPHEN DUPUIS IS PRESIDENT AND CEO OF THE BUILDING INDUSTRY AND LAND DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATION (BILD). FIND HIM ON TWITTER (TWITTER.COM/BILDGTA), FACEBOOK (FACEBOOK.COM/BILDGTA), AND BILD’S OFFICIAL ONLINE BLOG (BILDBLOGS.CA).


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THE KEY ISSUE

Regular rooftops will go

green with envy

LEGAL MATTERS JEFFREY COWAN HOME @METRONEWS.CA

They’re not just for urban gardeners If applied all over Toronto, green roofs could result in tens of millions of dollars in savings, according to the city CONTRIBUTED

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Rooftop gardens and terraces are an increasingly popular amenity for Toronto condominiums and provide an excellent common area for residents to enjoy a little of the outdoors in the inner city. But did you know that a green roof provides many environmental advantages as well? The elevated urban green space is essentially a roof of a building that has been partially or completely covered with vegetation and a growing medium, planted over a waterproof membrane. Beata Domanska is chair of the green committee at her building, the Hugh Garner Housing Co-operative on Ontario Street, which boasts one of the largest residential, multi-unit green roofs in Canada. The building was in need of a new roof at the time, and the residents opted for something “not as toxic and wasteful as a conventional roof,” says Domanska, who played an instrumental role in planning the 8,000 square foot south roof. Completed in May of 2010 at a total cost of $800,000, it has already accounted for a significant reduction in the building’s power consumption. Plans are underway to complete the north roof, which would bring the total green area to 22,000 square

A green roof can extend the useful life of a building roof by 20 to 25 years.

Eco leader Although green roofs are a fairly new trend for urban condos, they are not new to Toronto. The Manulife Centre has maintained a well-established green roof for the past 25 years, located over a parking garage, with mature trees that reach three stories high. York University installed a 30,000 square foot green roof during the construction of the Computer Sciences Building in 2003.

feet. The combination of layers of waterproofing, insulation and topsoil results in less heat absorption by the building, which translates to less air conditioning. The Hugh Garner rooftop is well thought out. The network of plant beds are designed around a selfirrigating water system that collects up to five inches of rainwater underneath the paving stones. The entire area underfoot acts as a reservoir and recycles the water back into the vegetation, thus significantly saving on the use of city water. The rooftop is fully accessible; planters are set at low height with barrier-free corridors and ramps. The City of Toronto has published various studies that show numerous benefits of green roofs, from a reduction in storm water runoff that improves the quality of the local water supply, to reduced energy consumption for cooling and the urban heat island effect.

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After-work drinks will have to move from the bar to your garden terrace with a view.

Q: I purchased a condo last week and when I went to my lawyer’s office to pick up the keys, I received one key to the living unit. It was indicated that the rest of the keys are usually in the property on the kitchen counter or some other place that is obvious. When I went to the building, the security guard had to let me in to the lobby and when I went into my new home there was only one key for the mailbox and no entry fobs or extra keys. When I phoned my lawyer, she indicated that they had no control over the keys and that I should speak to the building management. I did just that and they indicated that they could provide entry fobs at a cost of $50 per fob and extra keys at the same cost. What are my options?

A: Generally, when I advise clients who are selling a property, I instruct them to provide entry keys to our office and then leave ALL extra copies in the property. The same instructions apply for a condo or a house. However, most condo corp’s charge a fee for their entry fobs and keys for common area entry. Therefore, the vendor will sometimes return their fobs for a refund (personally I think this is unnecessary when you put the entire cost of the transaction into perspective). That being said, all you are basically entitled to is access to your new home: extra fobs and keys are just that, extra. I don’t understand why if you are paying hundreds of thousands of dollars for a property, that the vendor would not leave all of the access devices but just as your lawyer stated, we have no control over what is or is not provided above basic access. JEFFREY COWAN IS THE PRINCIPAL OF COWAN LAW AND CAN BE REACHED BY EMAIL AT JEFF@COWANLAW.CA.


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Making art from home Give your photos a second life by turning them into creative and unique decor pieces ISTOCK IMAGES

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There used to be a time when families would proudly display framed vacation, school and family photos as part of their decor. Nowadays, all my photos are locked away in my computer and although easily emailed to friends and family, very rarely do I have any cool photos on display in my house. New printing options will let you turn a simple photo into some fantastic

artwork for the home.

Resizing your photos Try cropping your favourite photo into a small 4” by 4” square and surround it with a very large white matte, then frame with a modern black wood frame. This makes a simple image instantly look more modern. You can also turn coloured photos into black and white images — a great way to give a collage of framed photos some consistency.

Making poster-sized art To make a small space feel bigger simply add large art or mirrors. This creates a big impact while taking up no precious floor space!

My favourite poster art is children’s fridge art. Scan a brightly coloured painted handprint page and have it enlarged into poster-sized paper. A simple frame (try Ikea) will help to give your new poster sized art a professionally-finished look. One large poster of homemade art can look special whereas more than one looks a bit common.

Frame matters Create a real designer by framing modern-style art pieces with traditional frames. One of my favourite art pieces is a black and white photo of a single flower and it is framed in a superfancy carved frame that has been spray painted in electric blue colour.

Printing on canvas The texture of the canvas and the thick edges of the stretcher frame will give an artful look to the simplest of pictures. Using photophore, consider modifying your photo to make it a bit more artful. The antiquing, colour contrasting and

black/white imaging are my favourites. When re-printed on canvas they will really look like artwork rather than just a photo.

Printing on metal Consider reprinting your digital photo on a sheet of

Frame the results on your two minutes in a photo booth .

stainless steel. The sheen of the stainless steel appears beneath the artwork to help give a very contemporary and reflective quality to your artwork. A lovely landscape shot, digitalized in black/white or sepia tone will take on a mysterious look when

printed on metal.

Laser printing Laser printing allows you to enlarge or reduce your image for big or small impact. Why not reproduce Grannie’s portrait in black and white, then re-paint on brightly coloured makeup for a Warhol-ish look.


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Opposites attract

PHOTO: KASHISH DAS SHRESTHA

GLOBAL SPACES NAME: Lovett/Codagnone CITY: West Village, New York City OCCUPATION: Contemporary artists THE SPACE: A multi-leveled loft in an old glove factory.

Before moving in together, this art duo had completely different tastes Alessandro Codagnone preferred a sparse aesthetic, while John Lovett liked things crowded and busy Together, theyâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;ve built a look they call â&#x20AC;&#x2DC;minimal, but eclecticâ&#x20AC;&#x2122; PHOTO: KASHISH DAS SHRESTHA

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Keeping cool in summer

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Don’t underestimate a ceiling fan when it comes to surviving the dog days of July and August

DIY IDEAS It may feel nice to keep the AC on full blast from now until September, but when you do that, you’re running your energy costs sky-high and not doing Mother Nature any favours. We spoke with Taniya Nayak, host of HGTV’s House Hunters on Vacation, who offered some better tips for beating the summer heat.

Paint zen colours

“The light, more powdery pastel colours are very cooling and soothing. You could even go tan as long as it’s like a grayish-taupy tan.” Pick the right shades

“If you’re going to do window treatments, you could just add white window shades. They’re white so they’ll reflect the light off. Cellular shades or honeycomb shades are awesome too because they almost trap the heat in the cellular compartments of the shade. They’re a little more

expensive, but I think if you’re living in a house for a long time it would be a good investment to make.”

Fall asleep under a gentle breeze on a hot summer’s night.

Replace your rugs

“If you have a heavy carpet, a really inexpensive solution is to pick up one of those natural fibre jute rugs. They’re almost very nautical in a sense so it gives you that sense of coolness. It makes you feel like you’re on the beach.” Switch out your light bulbs

“Most people have incandescent bulbs but they burn

a lot of energy, so you could swap them out for a more energy-efficient fluorescent bulb.” Work with nature

“If you plant trees on the south or west sides of your house, it’ll keep it cooler in the summer but it’ll actually keep it warmer in the winters because the sun sets and rises on the oppo-

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heat — that’s when it’s the worst.”

Stay away during mid-day

“Sometimes it’s a better idea to shower in the morning or at night and not in middle of the day; same thing with doing dishes, washing and drying your clothes, cooking — all that stuff can help reduce heat in the house. You’re just trying to avoid that midday

Think long-term

“If you’re going to live there for awhile it might be worth [adding] insulation to your attic. You could go up to like 12 inches of insulation and it’ll dramatically reduce the heat that’s in your house.” MONICA WEYMOUTH


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lots of fresh clean water and a capful of dish soap. Once you have removed the surface dirt you are ready to clean the windows to a streak-free shine. Here are several options to consider: 1. A good commercial cleaner (with ammonia) and newspaper does a won-

derful job. 2. A solution of 50 per cent water and 50 per cent vinegar is great. Spray this onto the window and then use either newspaper or a microfiber cloth to wipe the window dry, thus avoiding streaks. 3. A pail full of warm, clean water with a capful of

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Hello Laura: Good news â&#x20AC;&#x201D; this is a relatively easy stain to remove. Pour a few capfuls of pure rubbing alcohol into a

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PRODUCT OF THE YEAR Designed for expansive windows and doors, the new Vignette® Traversed™ with Vertiglide™ Shade combines the look of Vignette shades with the convenience and easy operation of a vertical window covering.

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Of grilled shrimp & spicy prawn summer dishes

Kitchen talk with Canadaâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Top Chef

Fresh mango salsa and grilled shrimp skewers dress up spaghetti for the warm weather THE CANADIAN PRESS H/O

Ingredients:

This dish will serve six.

This summery pasta dish infused with Latin American flavours is a delightful option to serve and it is easy on the budget. The recipe is also packed with healthy antioxidant and nutrient-rich ingredients such as mango and red pepper. Removing the seeds

from the jalapeno peppers takes away much of the heat. You can adjust the amount of jalapeno used to your taste. When working with jalapeĂąos, ensure you wash you hands before touching your eyes. If desired, replace shrimp with grilled skewers of boneless, skinless

â&#x20AC;˘ 1 box (375 g) whole-grain spaghetti â&#x20AC;˘ 50 ml (1/4 cup) lime juice â&#x20AC;˘ 45 ml (3 tbsp) canola oil â&#x20AC;˘ 10 ml (2 tsp) each finely grated lime zest and honey â&#x20AC;˘ 3 cloves garlic, minced â&#x20AC;˘ 500 g (1 lb) peeled, uncooked large shrimp â&#x20AC;˘ 2 ripe mangoes, peeled, chopped and divided â&#x20AC;˘ 2 red peppers, chopped â&#x20AC;˘ 175 ml (3/4 cup) chopped red onion â&#x20AC;˘ 2 jalapeno peppers, seeded and chopped â&#x20AC;˘ 2 ml (1/2 tsp) each salt and pepper â&#x20AC;˘ 250 ml (1 cup) coarsely chopped fresh coriander

chicken breast.

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In a small bowl, whisk lime juice with oil, lime zest, honey and garlic. In a separate bowl, toss shrimp with 30 ml (2 tbsp) of the dressing. Let stand for 10 minutes. Thread shrimp onto 6 large wooden skewers that have been soaked in water to minimize ďŹ&#x201A;are ups. Place remaining dressing mix and one mango in the bowl of a food processor ďŹ tted with a metal blade. Pulse until ďŹ nely chopped. Add remaining mango, red peppers, onion, jalapeĂąos, salt and pepper; pulse until coarsely chopped. Prepare spaghetti according to package directions; drain well. Grill shrimp skewers for 3 minutes per side or

Delight summer party guests with these spicy prawn appetizers Preparation:

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In a sautĂŠ pan over medium-high heat, add olive oil and prawns. Cook for 2 to 4 minutes per side until shrimp turn orange-red and opaque. Add chili garlic paste and stir to coat, continuing to cook for

30 seconds. Remove from heat and set aside.

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In a medium bowl, combine cilantro, avocados, green onion, lemon juice and zest. Top each cracker with 5 ml (1 tsp) avocado spread and 1 prawn. Garnish with cilantro leaf. Serve

immediately.

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Ingredients: â&#x20AC;˘ 15 ml (1 tbsp) olive oil â&#x20AC;˘ 20 large prawns, shelled â&#x20AC;˘ 15 ml (1 tbsp) chili garlic paste â&#x20AC;˘ 50 ml (1/4 cup) chopped

fresh cilantro â&#x20AC;˘ 2 avocados, finely diced â&#x20AC;˘ 1 green onion, sliced â&#x20AC;˘ 1 lemon (juice and zest) â&#x20AC;˘ 20 sesame crackers â&#x20AC;˘ 20 cilantro leaves

pink all over. Tossvi nd foruntil full contest details hot spaghetti with mango salsa mix and coriander. Garnish each portion with a shrimp skewer. THE CANADIAN PRESS/

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Dale MacKay, the winner of Top Chef Canada and owner of Vancouverâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s French restaurant Ensemble (and protĂŠgĂŠ of chef Gordon Ramsay), chops it up with Metro. Whatâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s the one ingredient you must have in your kitchen at all times?

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Thierry Henry and Luke Rodgers scored in a fiveminute span of the first half, and the New York Red Bulls moved into first place in the Eastern Conference with a 5-0 victory over Toronto FC last night. Jan Gunnar Solli set up the goals in the 33rd and 38th minutes, and Joel Lindpere scored and assisted on two goals by Juan Agudelo in the second half to turn it into a rout. The five goals were a season high for New York. Hamilton native Greg Sutton made five saves as New York moved a point ahead of Philadelphia — which has played two fewer games — with only its second win since May 7 (2-2-8). Toronto, which snapped a nine-game winless streak last week by beating Vancouver, is 1-55 in its last 11 matches.

It was a barrage of blasts and bloops; double, single, single, double, double that alternately bashed the Green Monster and nestled gently onto the lush Fenway Park grass. A flurry of five hits in about a dozen fourth-inning pitches, a series of missed spots, fastballs up and curves hung, will undoubtedly put a bit of a damper on Ricky Romero’s all-star break. One of the aces of the Jays staff couldn’t survive five innings last night in Boston, getting lit up for six earned runs and nine hits, including two home runs, as the Red Sox won the rubber match of a three-game series with a 6-4 decision. Romero, who isn’t scheduled to start again until the Jays open the unofficial second half of the season next week, was battered around by the bottom third of the Red Sox order in the decisive fourth inning. After retiring the first

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New York Boston Tampa Bay Toronto Baltimore

W 51 51 48 42 36

L 34 35 39 46 47

Pct GB .600 — 1 .593 /2 .552 4 .477 101/2 .434 14

Philadelphia Atlanta New York Washington Florida

W 46 46 43 38 36

L 39 42 45 47 51

Pct .541 .523 .489 .447 .414

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St. Louis Milwaukee Pittsburgh Cincinnati Chicago Houston

W 46 46 43 39

L 41 42 44 49

Pct .529 .523 .494 .443

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San Francisco Arizona Colorado San Diego Los Angeles

CENTRAL DIVISION Cleveland Detroit Chicago Minnesota Kansas City

W 55 52 44 45 38

L 32 36 42 43 48

Pct GB .632 — .591 31/2 .512 101/2 .511 101/2 .442 161/2

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WEST DIVISION Texas Los Angeles Seattle Oakland

RED SOX 6, BLUE JAYS 4

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Yesterday’s results Boston 6 Toronto 4 Cleveland 5 N.Y. Yankees 3 Detroit 5 L.A. Angels 4 Kansas City 4 Chicago White Sox 1 Oakland 2 Seattle 0 Tampa Bay 12 Minnesota 5 Baltimore at Texas Tuesday’s results Boston 3 Toronto 2 Kansas City 5 Chicago White Sox 3 L.A. Angels 1 Detroit 0 Minnesota 3 Tampa Bay 2 N.Y. Yankees 9 Cleveland 2 Seattle 4 Oakland 2 (10 innings) Texas 4 Baltimore 2 Tonight’s games All Times Eastern Toronto (C.Villanueva 5-1) at Cleveland (McAllister 0-0), 7:05 p.mTampa Bay (Niemann 3-4) at N.Y. Yankees (Colon 6-3), 7:05 p.m. Baltimore (Arrieta 9-5) at Boston (A.Miller 2-0), 7:10 p.m. Oakland (Harden 1-0) at Texas (D.Holland 6-4), 8:05 p.m. Detroit (Scherzer 9-4) at Kansas City (Duffy 1-3), 8:10 p.m. Minnesota (Pavano 5-6) at Chicago White Sox (Humber 8-4), 8:10 p.m. Seattle (Fister 3-9) at L.A. Angels (Weaver 10-4), 10:05 p.m.

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Yesterday’s results Atlanta 9 Colorado 1 Houston 8 Pittsburgh 2 Milwaukee 3 Arizona 1 Chicago Cubs at Washington Philadelphia at Florida Cincinnati at St. Louis N.Y. Mets at L.A. Dodgers San Diego at San Francisco Tuesday’s results Arizona 7 Milwaukee 3 Atlanta 5 Colorado 3 N.Y. Mets 6 L.A. Dodgers 0 Philadelphia 14 Florida 2 Pittsburgh 5 Houston 1 San Diego 5 San Francisco 3 St. Louis 8 Cincinnati 1 Washington 3 Chicago Cubs 2 Today’s games All Times Eastern Colorado (Nicasio 3-1) at Atlanta (T.Hudson 7-6), 1:05 p.m. Chicago Cubs (Garza 4-7) at Washington (L.Hernandez 5-8), 7:05 p.m. Houston (Happ 3-10) at Florida (Hand 0-3), 7:10 p.m. Cincinnati (H.Bailey 3-3) at Milwaukee (Narveson 5-5), 8:10 p.m. Arizona (J.Saunders 5-7) at St. Louis (McClellan 6-5), 8:15 p.m. N.Y. Mets (Gee 8-2) at L.A. Dodgers (Kershaw 8-4), 10:10 p.m. San Diego (Luebke 2-2) at San Francisco (Zito 2-1), 10:15 p.m.

C FL EAST DIVISION Montreal Winnipeg Toronto Hamilton

GP W L 1 1 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 1

T PF PA Pt 0 30 26 2 0 24 16 2 0 23 21 2 0 16 24 0

WEST DIVISION Edmonton Saskatchewan B.C. Calgary

GP W L 1 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 1

T PF PA Pt 0 42 28 2 0 28 42 0 0 26 30 0 0 21 23 0

WEEK TWO All Times Eastern Tomorrow’s games Toronto at Winnipeg, 7:30 p.m. Calgary at B.C., 10:30 p.m. Saturday’s games Montreal at Saskatchewan, 4 p.m. Hamilton at Edmonton, 7 p.m.

PLAYERS OF THE WEEK WEEK ONE

Offense — Jamel Richardson, SB, Montreal Alouettes Defense — Alex Suber, DB, Winnipeg Blue Bombers Special Teams — Tim Brown, KR/PR, B.C. Lions Canadian — Ian Logan, S, Winnipeg Blue Bombers

SCORING LEADERS McCallum, BC Barnes, Edm Duval, Edm Whyte, Mtl Richardson, Mtl Prefontaine, Tor Medlock, Ham Johnson, Sask Palardy, Wpg

TD C 0 2 2 0 0 5 0 3 2 0 0 2 0 1 0 3 0 2

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DP—Toronto 2. LOB—Toronto 7, Boston 7. 2B— Y.Escobar (13), Snider (8), Ellsbury 2 (25), Youkilis 2 (23), J.Drew (5), Y.Navarro (1). HR— Ellsbury (10), Youkilis (12). SB—Ellsbury (28). CS—Snider (2). SF—Bautista. Toronto R.Romero L,7-8 Camp Rauch L.Perez Dotel Boston Wakefield W,5-3 D.Bard H,19 Wheeler H,3 Papelbon S,19-20

IP H 4 1-3 9 1 2-3 1 1-3 1 2-3 0 1 0 7 2-3 1-3 1

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BB SO 3 2 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0

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HBP—by Papelbon (Arencibia). PB—Saltalamacchia 3. Umpires—Home, Tim McClelland; First, Bob Davidson; Second, Jerry Layne; Third, Brian Knight. T—2:39 (Rain delay: 0:40). A—37,404 (37,493) at Boston.

GOLF THIS WEEK PGA JOHN DEERE CLASSIC Site: Silvis, Ill. Schedule: Today-Sunday. Course: TPC Deere Run (7,268 yards, par 71). Purse: US$4.5 million. Winner’s share: $810,000. Online: http://www.pgatour.com

U.S. WOMEN’S OPEN Site: Colorado Springs, Colo. Schedule: Today-Sunday. Course: The Broadmoor, East Course (7,047 yards, par 71). Purse: TBA (US$3.25 million in 2010). Winner’s share: TBA ($585,000 in 2010). Online: http://www.usga.org LPGA Tour site: http://www.lpga.com

CHAMPIONS FIRST TEE OPEN Site: Pebble Beach, Calif. Schedule: Tomorrow-Sunday. Courses: Pebble Beach Golf Links (6,837 yards, par 72) and Del Monte Golf Course (6,357 yards, par 72). Purse: $1.6 million. Winner’s share: $240,000.

EUROPEAN PGA SCOTTISH OPEN Site: Inverness, Scotland. Schedule: Today-Sunday. Course: Castle Stuart Links (7,050 yards, par 72). Purse: $4.82 million. Winner’s share: $803,695.

ATP CAMPBELL’S HALL OF FAME CHAMPIONSHIPS At Newport, R.I. Singles — Second Round John Isner (1), U.S., def. Arnaud Clement, France, 7-6 (6), 6-4. Denis Kudla, U.S., def. Grigor Dimitrov (2), Bulgaria, 6-1, 6-4. Alex Bogomolov, Jr. (5), U.S., def. Ruben Bemelmans, Belgium, 2-6, 6-0, 6-1. Olivier Rochus (6), Belgium, def. Nicolas Mahut, France, 6-4, 7-6 (3). Tobias Kamke (8), Germany, def. Donald Young, U.S., 7-6 (3), 6-4. Matthew Ebden, Australia, def. Matthias Bachinger, Germany, 2-6, 6-4, 6-4. Edouard Roger-Vasselin, France, def. Jimmy Wang, Taiwan, 7-5, 6-4. Michael Yani, U.S., def. Tommy Haas, Germany, 5-2 (retired). Doubles — First Round Johan Brunstrom, Sweden, and Adil Shamasdin, Pickering, Ont., def. Matthias Bachinger and Michael Kohlmann, Germany, 6-4, 6-1.

WTA SWEDISH OPEN At Bastad, Sweden Singles — Second Round Sofia Arvidsson, Sweden, def. Caroline Wozniacki (1), Denmark, 2-6, 1-0 (retired). Flavia Pennetta (2), Italy, def. Angelique Kerber, Germany, 6-2, 6-3. Lourdes Dominguez Lino (4), Spain, def. Arantxa Parra Santonja, Spain, 7-5, 6-1. Johanna Larsson, Sweden, def. Vera Dushevina (5), Russia, 6-7 (4), 6-2, 6-2. Barbora Zahlavova Strycova (7), Czech Republic, def. Anastasiya Yakimova, Belarus, 7-5, 4-6, 6-3. Polona Hercog (8), Slovenia, def. Aravane Rezai, France, 3-6, 6-4, 7-6 (4). Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez, Spain, def. Nuria Llagostera Vives, Spain, 7-5, 6-1. Vesna Dolonts, Russia, def. Sorana Cirstea, Romania, 6-3, 6-3.

WTA BUDAPEST GRAND PRIX At Budapest, Hungary Singles — Second Round Klara Zakopalova (3), Czech Republic, def. Aleksandra Krunic, Serbia, 7-5, 7-5. Anabel Medina Garrigues (5), Spain, def. Lesia Tsurenko, Ukraine, 6-2, 7-5. Irina-Camelia Begu (7), Romania, def. Ajla Tomljanovic, Croatia, 6-4, 6-4. Kateryna Bondarenko, Ukraine, def. Olga Savchuk, Ukraine, 6-3, 6-2. Zuzana Kucova, Slovakia, def. Alona Bondarenko, Ukraine, 6-3, 6-1. Doubles — First Round Anabel Medina Garrigues, Spain, and Alicja Rosolska (1), Poland, def. Timea Babos and Katalin Marosi, Hungary, 4-6, 6-1, 10-8 (tiebreak). Eva Birnerova and Lucie Hradecka (3), Czech Republic, def. Dia Evtimova, Bulgaria, and Viktorija Golubic, Switzerland, 6-2, 6-4. Petra Martic, Croatia, and Olga Savchuk, Ukraine, def. Sandra Klemenschits, Austria, and Lesia Tsurenko, Ukraine, 4-6, 6-1, 10-7 (tiebreak). Quarter-finals Natalie Grandin, South Africa, and Vladimira Uhlirova (2), Czech Republic, def. Mariya Koryttseva, Ukraine, and Ioana Raluca Olaru, Romania, 6-2, 7-5.

SOCC ER MLS

GROUP D

EASTERN CONFERENCE New York Philadelphia Columbus Kansas City Houston D.C. United Chicago Toronto New England

GP W L T GF GA 19 6 3 10 34 23 17 7 4 6 21 16 17 6 5 6 20 19 16 5 6 5 21 22 18 4 6 8 21 22 16 4 5 7 23 29 18 2 4 12 19 22 20 3 8 9 17 34 18 3 8 7 16 24

WESTERN CONFERENCE Los Angeles Dallas Seattle Real Salt Lake Colorado San Jose Portland Chivas USA Vancouver

GP W L 20 9 2 18 10 4 20 8 4 16 7 3 18 5 5 16 5 5 16 5 8 17 4 7 18 2 8

T 9 4 8 6 8 6 3 6 8

GF GA 25 15 26 17 25 18 21 12 19 21 22 19 19 28 21 22 18 25

Pt 28 27 24 20 20 19 18 18 16

Pt 36 34 32 27 23 21 18 18 14

Note: Three points for a win, one for a tie. Last night’s results New York 5 Toronto 0 Colorado at Kansas City Columbus at Vancouver San Jose at Chivas USA Saturday’s games All Times Eastern D.C. United at New York, 7:30 p.m. Chivas USA at Kansas City, 7:30 p.m. Toronto at Houston, 8:30 p.m. Dallas at Real Salt Lake, 9 p.m. Vancouver at Colorado, 9 p.m. Chicago at Los Angeles, 10:30 p.m. Philadelphia at San Jose, 10:30 p.m. Sunday’s game Seattle at Portland, 4 p.m.

GP W L 14 12 1 14 7 4 14 6 4 14 4 3 14 4 5 14 3 3 14 2 8 14 1 11

T 1 3 4 7 5 8 4 2

GF GA 33 11 17 14 22 22 16 14 16 20 19 19 11 15 12 31

Pt 37 24 22 19 17 17 10 5

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x — advanced to quarter-finals. Yesterday’s results At Wolfsburg, Germany Sweden 2 U.S. 1 At Bochum, Germany North Korea 0 Colombia 0 At Frankfurt Brazil 3 Equatorial Guinea 0 At Leverkusen, Germany Australia 2 Norway 1 End of Group Stage Tuesday’s results At Dresden, Germany Nigeria 1 Canada 0 At Moenchengladbach, Germany Germany 4 France 2 At Augsburg, Germany England 2 Japan 0 At Sinsheim, Germany New Zealand 2 Mexico 2

Today’s games Semifinals All Times Eastern At Guadalajara, Mexico Uruguay vs. Brazil, 4 p.m. At Torreon, Mexico Germany vs. Mexico, 7 p.m. Sunday’s games At Mexico City Bronze Medal Semifinal losers, 4 p.m. Gold Medal Semifinal winners, 7 p.m.

TOUR DE FRANCE

T GF GA 0 7 3 0 7 4 0 1 2 0 1 7

Pt 9 6 3 0

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0 1 1 2

1 0 2 1

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2 3 7 6

7 6 2 1

3 3 3 3

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0 1 2 3

FIFA MEN’S UNDER-17 WORLD CUP

FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP GP W L 3 3 0 3 2 1 3 1 2 3 0 3

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Quarter-finals Saturday’s games All Times Eastern At Leverkusen, Germany England vs. France, 12 noon At Wolfsburg, Germany Germany vs. Japan, 2:45 p.m. Sunday’s games At Augsburg, Germany Sweden vs. Australia, 7 a.m. At Dresden, Germany Brazil vs. U.S., 11:30 a.m.

Monday’s results Edmonton 0 Minnesota 0 Puerto Rico 4 Atlanta 3 Tampa Bay 4 Fort Lauderdale 2 Saturday’s games All Times Eastern Atlanta at Fort Lauderdale, 7:30 p.m. Tampa Bay at Puerto Rico, 8:05 p.m. Carolina at Minnesota, 8:30 p.m.

x-Germany x-France Nigeria Canada

3 3 3 3

SECOND ROUND

NASL Carolina Edmonton Puerto Rico Minnesota Tampa Bay Fort Lauderdale Montreal Atlanta

x-Brazil x-Australia Norway Equatorial Guinea

At Cap Frehel, France Fifth Stage — 164.5 kilometres (flat terrain) 1. Mark Cavendish, Britain, HTC-Highroad, three hours, 38 minutes, 32 seconds; 2. Philippe Gilbert, Belgium, Omega Pharma-Lotto, same time; 3. Jose Joaquin Rojas, Spain, Movistar, s.t.; 4. Tony Gallopin, France, Cofidis, s.t.; 5. Geraint Thomas, Britain, Sky Procycling, s.t. Also — 55. Ryder Hesjedal, Victoria, Garmin-Cervelo, s.t. Overall Standings (after five stages) 1. Thor Hushovd, Norway, Garmin-Cervelo, 17 hours, 36 minutes, 57 seconds; 2. Cadel Evans, Australia, BMC, one second behind; 3. Frank Schleck, Luxembourg, Leopard-Trek, 0:04; 4. David Millar, Britain, Garmin-Cervelo, 0:08; 5. Andreas Kloeden, Germany, RadioShack, 0:10; Also — 32. Ryder Hesjedal, Victoria, GarminCervelo, 1:22.


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