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Boost in Canada’s borrowing cost unlikely

OTTAWA—The old debate about whether central banks should raise rates to counteract housing bubbles is finding new life in Canada as the country copes with runaway prices in its two biggest real estate markets. Home prices in Toronto are up 32 per cent over the past year and have more than doubled since the recession. In Vancouver, which is an …

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Warriors take 2-0 lead in NBA Finals with another rout of Cavaliers

Stephen Curry dribbled every which way and beat LeBron James to the rim in a move reminiscent of his recent MVP magic, and the Golden State Warriors grabbed a 2-0 lead in the NBA Finals by downing the Cleveland Cavaliers 132-113 Sunday night in coach Steve Kerr’s return to the sideline after a six-week absence. Their leader and reigning NBA …

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Canadian Women’s Hockey League adding expansion team in China

A team based in China could compete this winter for the Clarkson Cup – the Stanley Cup of women’s hockey. Before a crowd inside the Hockey Hall of Fame on Monday night, the Canadian Women’s Hockey League announced its plans to add an expansion team in China for the upcoming season. Kunlun Red Star will become the sixth team in …

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