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Wending our way through the NBA, turning back to the East

There’s almost too much; hell, the Smithsonian alone is like a dozen different buildings and you’d have to have days to cover it off. So I’m going with…

Wrapping up the Western Conference travelogue

Wrapping up the Western Conference travelogue

We finish the trip out west in A Beat Grunt’s Guide To The NBA Galaxy; if there are changes you want to see to the East that we’ll…

Featured

Who Are The Richest Canadians And How Did They Make Their Fortunes?

Who Are The Richest Canadians And How Did They Make Their Fortunes?

By Jamie Carlton Mitchell Goldhar – $2.38 billion Ever heard of Smart REIT? We doubt it,…

The 10 Most Common Household Stains And How To Clean Them

The 10 Most Common Household Stains And How To Clean Them

Household stains are a fact of life. No matter how pristine your home may look…

Equifax breach provokes frustration for Canadians

Equifax breach provokes frustration for Canadians

Equifax apologized Friday for its consumer response to a cybersecurity breach that exposed the information of millions…

Time To Talk Taxes

Time To Talk Taxes

In Canada, and certainly in the large urban centres, there are few topics that get…

Business

Canada won’t do business with Boeing while it’s ‘busy trying to sue us,’ Trudeau says

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is dropping the gloves in his fight with Boeing, saying his government won’t do business with a company that he’s accusing of attacking Canadian…

CREA cuts national home resale outlook, driven by Ontario market

CREA cuts national home resale outlook, driven by Ontario market

The Canadian Real Estate Association said Friday it has cut its national outlook for home sales activity for the year by five per cent, saying the decline stems…

Toronto and U.S. stock markets rally after Irma damage less than expected

North American stock market indexes jumped Monday after Hurricane Irma weakened without causing as much damage as feared, while the loonie slowed its pace of recent gains. On…

Loonie tops 81 cents US briefly again ahead of interest rate decision

The Canadian dollar shot up Tuesday to top 81 cents US briefly again, a day before the Bank of Canada unveils its latest decision on a key interest rate.…

Entertainment

‘Rocket Man’ shot a rare and risky misfire for Trump: Menon

There aren’t many insult comics who are better than Donald J. Trump. Whatever you think of his leadership style, his put-down…

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri takes home TIFF’s top honour

Martin McDonagh’s Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri took home the top prize at the Toronto International Film Festival on Sunday. The dark dramedy managed…

Great Toronto

Readers wonder if ads are more important than riders at transit shelters: The Fixer

It looks like there’s something fishy going on with the placement of transit shelters, or maybe it’s just incompetence. But somebody has a lot of explaining to…

Health

New Genetic Associations for Parkinson’s Disease Identified

New Genetic Associations for Parkinson’s Disease Identified

Researchers at 23andMe and Genentech have identified 17 new genetic variants associated with Parkinson’s disease, almost doubling the total number of known risk variants for the condition,…

Entertainment

Man dead after running into flames at Burning Man festival

Nevada festival attendee broke through safety perimeters late Saturday, airlifted to burn treatment centre The Associated Press Posted: Sep 03, 2017 3:21 PM ET Last Updated: Sep…

Sports

Justin Thomas outlasts friend Spieth for fourth title of season

NORTON, MASS.—The victories keep piling up for Justin Thomas, and all that does is make him want more. In a Labour Day finish that was harder than…

Real Estate

These architects are so crazy about canines, they designed delectable doggie digs

If you love good architecture and you’re crazy about your canine, what could be more fun than designing architecturally pleasing and downright delectable doggie digs? California architects…

Technology

Facebook to open artificial intelligence lab in Montreal

Jacob Serebrin, Montreal Gazette Sep 15, 2017 , Last Updated: 4:05 PM ET Facebook has opened an artificial intelligence research lab in Montreal, the company said on…

Money

Bank of Canada begins publishing daily data for new Canadian effective exchange rate (CEER) index

Daily data for the Bank’s new Canadian effective exchange rate (CEER) index is now available on the Bank of Canada’s website. Effective exchange rates such as…

Business

Houston was warned it was a ‘sitting duck’ for major flood

Houston was warned it was a ‘sitting duck’ for major flood

When presented with sweeping evidence in 2016 that Houston was a “sitting duck” for the next big hurricane, the former head of the Harris County Flood Control District…