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Three things from the Raptors loss to Charlotte and a start of the mail

There is no disputing the fact things are a bit off these last few games. They couldn’t make a shot in Philly and were more responsible for the…

Winnipeg waitress gets $1,000 tip

WINNIPEG SUN Jan 17, 2017 , Last Updated: 6:59 PM ET A Winnipeg woman who left a four-figure tip for a stressed-out server says she did so as…

Featured

Jimmy Cliff Connection

Jimmy Cliff Connection

Jennifer Edwards was born in England but at age one her family took her on…

1793 Kroy Beer being Launched by Azim Capital

1793 Kroy Beer being Launched by Azim Capital

Located in Southern Ontario on the northwestern shore of Lake Ontario, Toronto is the pulsating…

Paul Tobey: Author, Keynote Speaker & Award Winning Jazz Pianist

Paul Tobey: Author, Keynote Speaker & Award Winning Jazz Pianist

Paul Collins–Tell us about your background. Who you are, where you are from? Paul Tobey- …

PolitiChicks Ann-Marie Murrell Interview

PolitiChicks Ann-Marie Murrell Interview

Toronto News, January 15, 2015 Paul Collins–Tell us about your background. Who you are, where…


Business

Rumours of the death of the TTP trade deal may be exaggerated: Olive

As of Donald Trump’s inauguration, the most ambitious free-trade deal ever attempted is dead. Or is it? Donald Trump appeared to have killed the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP),…

Bracing for looming lumber war, B.C. town cautiously hopeful

Bracing for looming lumber war, B.C. town cautiously hopeful

Bracing for uncertainty under the new U.S. administration, British Columbia’s lumber producers are hoping diversification will be the key to survival. They already made profound changes to the industry…

Here’s what really happens to all those gifts you return to the store

Here’s what really happens to all those gifts you return to the store

The weeks after the holiday season mark a busy time of year for retailers — but not in a good way. This is the time when most gifts get…

New job for Obama as music industry continues to struggle: Don Pittis

New job for Obama as music industry continues to struggle: Don Pittis

When his current job runs out, U.S. President Barack Obama has been offered a new presidency — this one at the Swedish music-streaming company Spotify. When you read the requirements,…

Entertainment

Jackie Evancho, Mormon Tabernacle Choir perform at inauguration, but A-listers gather at unofficial events

Jackie Evancho, Mormon Tabernacle Choir perform at inauguration, but A-listers gather at unofficial events

The new president called out “Great job, Jackie!” after 16-year-old Jackie Evancho delivered a soft-voiced rendition of the national anthem at…

Alanis Morissette manager admits to stealing nearly $5M from singer

LOS ANGELES — The former business manager for Alanis Morissette admitted embezzling more than $ 6.5 million ($ 8.6 million Canadian)…

Great Toronto

Warped metal plates a hazard on busy Yonge St. sidewalk: The Fixer

It takes a lot of weight to bend sturdy metal plates until they are so warped that they take on a new shape. And when they’re on…

Health

Rare rat virus infects 8 people in U.S.

Eight people who worked at several rat-breeding facilities in Illinois and Wisconsin have been infected with a virus not commonly found in the United States, federal health…

Entertainment

Adam Driver talks Martin Scorsese and Silence

NEW YORK—Adam Driver — the tall, lanky actor who has Lena Dunham’s Girls and Noah Baumbach’s While We’re Young on his resumé — is invited to Martin…

Sports

Alex Ovechkin wastes little time notching 1,000th point

Alex Ovechkin wastes little time notching 1,000th point

Alex Ovechkin scored twice to reach and exceed the 1,000-point plateau, leading the Washington Capitals to a 5-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Wednesday night. Becoming…

Real Estate

GTA REALTORS® Release Commercial Market Statistics

TORONTO, January 5, 2017 — Toronto Real Estate Board President Larry Cerqua announced that the total amount of leased space reported through TREB’s MLS® System by TREB…

Technology

Sleeping man wakened by heat and flames from Samsung S5 phone

Sleeping man wakened by heat and flames from Samsung S5 phone

A Toronto man says he woke up to “massive flames shooting out the sides” of his Samsung S5 phone on Tuesday morning. Mario Jakab went to bed…

Money

Monetary Policy Report Press Conference Opening Statement

Available as: PDF Good morning. Senior Deputy Governor Wilkins and I are happy to be here to answer your questions about today’s interest rate announcement and our…

Business

Private jet industry buzzing in era of Donald Trump presidency

Ever since the U.S. presidential election, Ed Dahlberg has pretty much had a smile on his face. He brokers the sale of private jets, and already he’s…