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Off into the summer, Raptors can wait to figure things out

Off into the summer, Raptors can wait to figure things out

We’re at that time of the summer when the players are scattered to their various hometowns, the president’s ready to do his stuff in Africa, the general manager’s…

Carroll, Mayweather-McGregor nonsense, coffee and more in the weekend mail

Professional sports owners often get their way on this issue even as universities and colleges make changes. The court of public opinion is one thing; the real courts…

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

U.S. judge approves $11.2M settlement for hacked Ashley Madison users

ST. LOUIS—A federal judge on Friday approved an $ 11.2 million settlement between the marital infidelity website Ashley Madison and users who sued after hackers released personal information,…

Sears Canada liquidation sales given OK to start Friday

Sears Canada liquidation sales given OK to start Friday

Liquidation sales at dozens of Sears Canada locations slated for closure could begin as early as this week after an Ontario court signed off on the plan Tuesday.…

How Siri’s restrictive app integration could hurt its already waning popularity

MANHATTAN BEACH, CALIF.—Hey Siri, why can’t I use you on more apps? Last summer, Apple was busy advertising its latest move to beef up Siri, the personal digital…

Interest rates likely to increase today: How that could affect your loans

The odds that the Bank of Canada will increase its key interest rate by 0.25 per cent today are overwhelming, as far as financial markets are concerned. That…

Entertainment

A different sort of war film: Christopher Nolan’s triumphant Dunkirk

A different sort of war film: Christopher Nolan’s triumphant Dunkirk

It begins with sound. The high pitched whine fills the air. Then the soldiers see the speck that becomes a terrifying…

George Romero fans invited to public memorial in Toronto on Monday

Fans of influential horror director George Romero are being invited to gather at a public memorial on Monday. A celebration of…

Great Toronto

Students airlifted from Algonquin Park after divers pull their classmate’s body from lake

Students airlifted from Algonquin Park after divers pull their classmate’s body from lake

Sunlit days of hiking and canoeing for a group of Toronto students exploring Algonquin Park ended in tragedy Wednesday afternoon when the body of their 15-year-old classmate…

Health

Show off your flexibility with Bird of Paradise: Yoga Moves

Bird of Paradise is a showy balancing pose that requires equal measures of poise and flexibility as you effectively bind a standing version of the splits. Luckily,…

Entertainment

It’s 29 years and counting for Beaches International Jazz Festival

Of all the Toronto festivals over the years Beaches Jazz seemed least likely to survive. There was the question of vibe. Jazz was a downtown thing with…

Sports

Blue Jays promoting infield prospect Lourdes Gurriel Jr. to Double-A

Another highly-touted Blue Jays prospect is on the move. This week the club promoted Cuban infielder Lourdes Gurriel Jr. from the Single-A Dunedin Blue Jays to the…

Real Estate

GTA REALTORS® Report Q2 Commercial Market Statistics

TORONTO, July 12, 2017 — Toronto Real Estate Board President Tim Syrianos announced commercial leasing and sale statistics reported through TREB’s MLS® System during the second quarter…

Technology

Latest in airport tech in action at Seattle airport security

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Jul 15, 2017 , Last Updated: 12:09 AM ET SEATTLE — A robot named Tracey greeted passengers at the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, providing tips…

Money

Travel insurance gap leads to costly mistake: Roseman

Last November, Donna Hopkins booked a two-week bus tour to Scotland and Ireland with her husband to celebrate their 45th wedding anniversary. On the departure date (May…

Business

What happens to loonie after Bank of Canada hikes rates?

What happens to loonie after Bank of Canada hikes rates?

If you’re planning a summertime trip to the U.S., keep a close eye on the loonie next Wednesday. That’s when the Bank of Canada is widely expected to increase…