Rob Gillies, The Associated Press

Rob Gillies

The Associated Press

Toronto, ON, Canada

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Recent articles by Rob:

Trudeau says Canada is in a second COVID-19 wave

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada is in a second wave of COVID-19 and warned the country is on the brink of a fall season that could be much worse than the spring → Read More

Canada opposition party head tests positive for coronavirus

The new leader of Canada’s main opposition party has tested positive for the coronavirus → Read More

Canada extends U.S. border restrictions to Oct. 21

Canada is extending the agreement to keep the U.S. border closed to non-essential travel to Oct. 21 during the coronavirus pandemic → Read More

US drops tax on Canada aluminum, heading off retaliation

The Trump administration says it is dropping taxes on Canadian aluminum, easing tensions with a close ally and preempting Canada’s plans to impose retaliatory sanctions → Read More

Ex-journalist Freeland Canada’s 1st female finance minister

Former journalist Chrystia Freeland is Canada’s first female finance minister → Read More

Ex-journalist Freeland Canada’s 1st female finance minister

Former journalist Chrystia Freeland is Canada’s first female finance minister → Read More

Canada's finance minister steps down amid pandemic

Canada’s finance minister has announced his resignation amid reports of differences with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau over government spending to protect the economy during the coronavrius pandemic → Read More

Canada U.S border restrictions extended to at least Sept.

The Canada-U.S. border will remain closed to non-essential travel for at least another month → Read More

Canada-U.S border restrictions extended to at least September

TORONTO (AP) — The Canada-U. S. border will remain closed to non-essential travel for at least another month. Friday's statement by Canada's Public Safety Minister Bill Blair came a day after Mexico announced a similar measure for its border with the United States. The land border restrictions aimed at controlling the coronavirus pandemic were first announced in March and have been renewed… → Read More

Pa. won't allow Blue Jays to play at Pittsburgh's PNC Park

TORONTO - The state of Pennsylvania won't allow the Toronto Blue Jays to play at PNC Park in Pittsbu... → Read More

Blue Jays OF says team may play in Pittsburgh or Baltimore

TORONTO - The Blue Jays’ front office has told its players that Pittsburgh and Baltimore are possibilities for where the team will hold home games this year after Canada’s government barred the club from playing in Toronto amid the coronavirus pandemic, outfielder Randal Grichuk said Tuesday.Canada denied the Blue Jays’ request to play at Rogers Centre because the regular-season schedule would… → Read More

Blue Jays barred from playing games in Toronto over U.S. travel concerns

The Blue Jays won't play their home games in Toronto this year because Canada's government doesn't think it's safe for players to travel back and forth from the United States, one of the countries hit hardest by the coronavirus pandemic. → Read More

No Canada: Blue Jays barred from playing games in Toronto

TORONTO (AP) — The Blue Jays won't play their home games in Toronto this year because Canada's government doesn't think it's safe for players to travel back and forth from → Read More

Blue Jays not allowed to play games in Canada

The U.S.-Canada border remains closed to nonessential travel until at least Aug. 21. → Read More

No Canada: Blue Jays barred from playing games in Toronto amid COVID-19 pandemic

Immigration Minister Marco Mendicino made the announcement in a statement. → Read More

No Canada: Blue Jays barred from playing games in Toronto

TORONTO (AP) — The Blue Jays won't play their home games in Toronto this year because Canada's government doesn't think it's safe for players to travel back and forth from the United States, one of the countries hit hardest by the coronavirus pandemic. Immigration Minister Marco Mendicino said Saturday the federal government had denied the Blue Jays' request to play at Rogers Centre, confirming… → Read More

Jays closer to home games approval; Canada OK needed

TORONTO (AP) — The Blue Jays have been given clearance by Ontario and Toronto to play regular-season games in Rogers Centre amid the coronavirus pandemic, and await approval from Canada's → Read More

Canada, US and Mexico poised to extend border restrictions to Aug. 21

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said this week that a decision on the border would be announced “in the coming days.” → Read More

Autopsy confirms Naya Rivera’s death was accidental drowning

An autopsy confirmed Tuesday that "Glee'' star Naya Rivera died from accidental drowning, officials said. → Read More

Justice Ginsburg getting treatment for possible infection

The Supreme Court said Tuesday that Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has been admitted to the hospital for treatment of a possible infection and will stay in the hospital for a few days following a medical procedure. → Read More