TORONTO - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/TORONTO News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Passengers cheer as 2 drunk, smoking women removed from diverted aircraft http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58347383-68/aircraft-escort-flight-toronto.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58347383-68/aircraft-escort-flight-toronto.html.csp">Passengers cheer as 2 drunk, smoking women removed from diverted aircraft</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-28T10:19:06.541-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 10:19AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Toronto • Two Canadian women are facing charges after authorities say they drank their duty free alcohol in the flight’s bathroom, triggered the fire alarm with a cigarette and got into a fight each other, forcing a Sunwing flight bound for Cuba to return to Toronto under a military escort. Peel Region police Thursday said Lilia Ratmanski, 25, and Milana Muzikante, 26, have been charged with smoking on board an aircraft and endangering its safety. The airline said the flight had left Toronto lat...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583473832014-08-28T10:19:06.541-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-28T10:19:06.541-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58347383@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 10:19:06 MDT Tim Hortons’ takeover faces few Canadian hurdles http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58344781-79/hortons-tim-canada-percent.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58344781-79/hortons-tim-canada-percent.html.csp">Tim Hortons’ takeover faces few Canadian hurdles</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Eric Lam, Greg Quinn and Scott Deveau</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg News</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T18:08:02.053-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 06:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Toronto • Burger King Worldwide Inc.’s $11.4 billion takeover of Tim Hortons Inc. is likely to go through with little objection from regulators or shareholders - at least in Canada. Under the terms of the deal, Tim Hortons investors will receive $60.26 in cash and 0.8025 of a share in the combined entity that will be domiciled in Canada. That amounts to roughly $86 a share, based on Burger King’s closing price Aug. 25 before the terms of the deal were announced. “It’s a done deal, nobody is goin...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58344781@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 18:08:02 MDT MLB denies Tampa Bay’s weekend protest in Toronto http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58341153-77/replay-protest-maddon-manager.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58341153-77/replay-protest-maddon-manager.html.csp">MLB denies Tampa Bay’s weekend protest in Toronto</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated PRess</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T22:19:47.587-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 10:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Major League Baseball on Tuesday denied a protest filed by the Tampa Bay Rays last weekend in Toronto. Executive Vice President for Baseball Operations Joe Torre made the ruling, which stemmed from a play disputed by Rays manager Joe Maddon in Saturday’s 5-4 loss to the Blue Jays in 10 innings. Wil Myers was called safe at first base on a pickoff throw by Toronto pitcher Mark Buehrle. After Buehrle returned to the rubber, Blue Jays manager John Gibbons came out to challenge the call. Myers was c...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58341153@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 22:19:47 MDT D.C. United takes down Kansas City http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58329373-77/conference-kansas-sporting-toronto.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58329373-77/conference-kansas-sporting-toronto.html.csp">D.C. United takes down Kansas City</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-23T23:04:02.694-06:00">Updated Aug 23, 2014 11:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kansas City, Kan. • D.C. United shocked Sporting Kansas City with three first-half goals in an eight-minute span for a 3-0 victory on Saturday night in a matchup of the top teams in the MLS Eastern Conference. Fabian Espindola scored in the 24th minute, Chris Rolfe in the 28th and Perry Kitchen in the 31st to move United (13-7-4) one point ahead of Sporting KC (12-7-6) into the conference top spot. Luis Silva assisted on the first two goals. Red Bulls 4, Impact 2 • In Harrison, N.J., Thierry H...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. 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Dwyer earned his second penalty kick when he was tripped up on his way to goal. He trails New York’s Bradley Wright-Phillips by two goals for the MLS lead. Toronto FC (9-8-5) pulled ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583044582014-08-17T18:16:12.73-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-17T18:16:12.73-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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In a release issued Thursday, the Buffalo Fan Alliance identified several announcements referring to Rogers Communications consultant, Roger Rai, as part of the ownership group “attempting to acquire and move the Buffalo Bills to Toronto.” Rai told The AP on Wednesday he’s not involved with the group’s ownership bid. He ad...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582966772014-08-14T22:49:13.996-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-14T22:49:13.996-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58296677@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 22:49:13 MDT Jobs gap with U.S. weakens Canada’s loonie http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58284421-79/canada-canadian-dollar-bank.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58284421-79/canada-canadian-dollar-bank.html.csp">Jobs gap with U.S. weakens Canada’s loonie</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Ari Altstedter</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg News</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-11T14:08:19.769-06:00">Updated Aug 11, 2014 02:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Toronto • Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz has a feeble job market and Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen to thank for delivering the weaker currency he’s counting on for growth. Canada’s currency traded at almost a three-month low last week after a government report showed the economy created a paltry 200 jobs in July and the labor force shrank by 35,400. Poloz, who hasn’t said specifically he wants a weaker currency, reiterated last month exports must pick up for the economy to fully...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58284421@www.sltrib.com Mon, 11 Aug 2014 14:08:19 MDT MLS: FC Dallas beats Rapids 3-1 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58280312-77/minute-dallas-toronto-columbus.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58280312-77/minute-dallas-toronto-columbus.html.csp">MLS: FC Dallas beats Rapids 3-1</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-09T23:31:03.68-06:00">Updated Aug 9, 2014 11:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Frisco, Texas • Matt Hedges scored nine minutes into the game and FC Dallas extended its unbeaten streak to eight games with a 3-1 victory over the Colorado Rapids on Saturday night. Hedges converted a rebound of goalkeeper Clint Irwin’s initial save on Walker Zimmerman’s header. Two minutes later, Rapids defender Marvell Wynne was called for a penalty in the box, and Michel beat Irwin to the right corner for a 2-0 lead. Dallas (10-7-6) added to the lead in the 55th minute. A long cross for a he...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582803122014-08-09T23:31:03.68-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-09T23:31:03.68-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58280312@www.sltrib.com Sat, 09 Aug 2014 23:31:03 MDT Galaxy top Timbers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58254431-77/minute-mls-scored-angeles.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58254431-77/minute-mls-scored-angeles.html.csp">Galaxy top Timbers</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-02T23:10:13.569-06:00">Updated Aug 2, 2014 11:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Robbie Keane scored twice to help Los Angeles Galaxy beat Portland 3-1 on Saturday. Keane broke a tie in the 73rd minute, beating defenders to the back post to head home Landon Donovan’s left-footed service. Keane converted a penalty shot in the 85th minute to seal the victory. It was his 12th goal of the season, moving him to fourth in MLS. The Timbers opened the scoring when Diego Valeri converted a free kick into the upper right corner from just outside the box in the 14th minute. Los Angeles...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582544312014-08-02T23:10:13.569-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-02T23:10:13.569-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58254431@www.sltrib.com Sat, 02 Aug 2014 23:10:13 MDT NFL: Bon Jovi wants Bills to succeed in Buffalo http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58256015-77/buffalo-bills-bon-jovi.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58256015-77/buffalo-bills-bon-jovi.html.csp">NFL: Bon Jovi wants Bills to succeed in Buffalo</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOHN WAWROW</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-03T23:02:18.579-06:00">Updated Aug 3, 2014 11:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Canton, Ohio • Jon Bon Jovi is hoping he’s written a hit with Buffalo Bills fans in a bid to stem concerns of whether his prospective ownership group plans to buy and potentially relocate the franchise to Toronto. In a letter published by the Buffalo News on Sunday, Bon Jovi wrote that it’s his ownership group’s objective “to make the Bills successful in Buffalo.” The letter, titled “Why We’re Bidding on the Buffalo Bills,” marks the first time the New Jersey rocker has publicly discussed his p...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582560152014-08-03T23:02:18.579-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-03T23:02:18.579-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58256015@www.sltrib.com Sun, 03 Aug 2014 23:02:18 MDT Major League Soccer: Whitecaps and Fire play to 0-0 draw http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58244262-77/england-vancouver-chicago-colorado.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58244262-77/england-vancouver-chicago-colorado.html.csp">Major League Soccer: Whitecaps and Fire play to 0-0 draw</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T23:16:46.462-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 11:16PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Bridgeview, Ill. • Chicago goalkeeper Sean Johnson made a second half save to preserve the Fire’s 0-0 tie with the Vancouver Whitecaps on Wednesday night. Vancouver’s Erik Hurtado had the Whitecaps’ best chance of the game in the 49th minute. He broke free of the defenders and cut to the center of the box, but his right-footed effort was knocked aside by Johnson. It was Johnson’s third shutout of the season and Vancouver goalkeeper David Ousted’s fifth. They each made two saves. Chicago is 3-5-1...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582442622014-07-30T23:16:46.462-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-30T23:16:46.462-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58244262@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 23:16:46 MDT Today’s Major League Baseball leaders http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58236814-77/detroit-oakland-angeles-cleveland.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58236814-77/detroit-oakland-angeles-cleveland.html.csp">Today’s Major League Baseball leaders</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T17:38:03.579-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 05:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">BATTING—Altuve, Houston, .343; Cano, Seattle, .328; Beltre, Texas, .323; VMartinez, Detroit, .320; Brantley, Cleveland, .318; Chisenhall, Cleveland, .313; MeCabrera, Toronto, .313. RUNS—Dozier, Minnesota, 72; Trout, Los Angeles, 72; Donaldson, Oakland, 71; Brantley, Cleveland, 70; Bautista, Toronto, 68; MeCabrera, Toronto, 67; Kinsler, Detroit, 67. RBI—MiCabrera, Detroit, 81; JAbreu, Chicago, 79; Ortiz, Boston, 77; Trout, Los Angeles, 76; NCruz, Baltimore, 75; Donaldson, Oakland, 73; Moss, Oakla...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582368142014-07-30T17:38:03.579-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-30T17:38:03.579-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58236814@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:38:03 MDT The Cricket’s Daily 3: The stars fall on Toronto http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58214750-66/com-http-toronto-vulture.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58214750-66/com-http-toronto-vulture.html.csp">The Cricket’s Daily 3: The stars fall on Toronto</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SEan P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-24T10:06:19.79-06:00">Updated Jul 24, 2014 10:06AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Here’s what’s being talked about in pop culture: • The Toronto International Film Festival has announced its first block of movies, and there are lots of stars going to Canada in September: Robert Downey Jr., Steve Carell, Denzel Washington, Reese Witherspoon, Kate Winslet, Jake Gyllenhaal, Tina Fey and Jon Stewart. [Rolling Stone] • The semi-finalist list is out for the Booker Prize, Britain’s most prestigious publishing award, which for the first time is letting non-Commonwealth authors partic...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. 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