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Anunoby’s solid debut highlights lone pre-season home game

Anunoby’s solid debut highlights lone pre-season home game

Wed., Oct. 11, 2017 All right. Now that we’re getting fully back into the swing of things, we should stick with tried and true post-game missives here, right?…

Alberta couple learned of $60-million lotto windfall after stopping to buy chicken feed

NICOLE BERGOT, Postmedia Network Oct 4, 2017 , Last Updated: 4:19 PM ET EDMONTON – The winner of Alberta’s $ 60-million lotto jackpot had just scooted into a…

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 urgently needs diversity in science, tech, engineering and math: report

Canada urgently needs diversity in science, tech, engineering and math: report

Ana Sofia Barrows graduated with a degree in medical physics, and the 24-year-old works in the science field. Yet she’s been told, on more than one occasion, that…

The history of Sears Canada: From Catalogues to Collapse

The history of Sears Canada: From Catalogues to Collapse

Generations of Canadian kids dreamt about their toys in the Christmas Wish Book while their parents swore by the mattresses and appliances for decades. Now after 65 years,…

Tim Hortons franchisee group files lawsuit against parent company Restaurant Brands International

Tim Hortons franchisee group files lawsuit against parent company Restaurant Brands International

By Aleksandra SaganThe Canadian Press Fri., Oct. 6, 2017 VANCOUVER—The legal battle between a group of Tim Hortons franchisees and their parent company escalated Friday as the corporate-unsanctioned…

Bombardier could eventually join Siemens-Alstom, says French finance minister

By Julien ArsenaultThe Canadian Press Wed., Oct. 4, 2017 Article Continued Below “I am convinced that this consolidation will integrate, at the appropriate time, Bombardier (Transportation) and the…

Entertainment

NYC, London police taking fresh look at Weinstein claims

NYC, London police taking fresh look at Weinstein claims

Police detectives in New York City and London are taking a fresh look into sexual assault allegations against Hollywood film producer…

Reporter says Harvey Weinstein exposed himself to her

Reporter says Harvey Weinstein exposed himself to her

A Los Angeles TV reporter is accusing deposed movie mogul Harvey Weinstein of exposing himself to her and masturbating in the…

Great Toronto

Starstruck young people from low-income areas meet Barack Obama

Starstruck young people from low-income areas meet Barack Obama

About 60 Ontario young people from low-income neighbourhoods met Barack Obama on Friday in Toronto and the former U.S. president did not disappoint. Obama spoke at a lunchtime…

Health

Patients of female surgeons have slightly better outcomes, study suggests

Patients of female surgeons have slightly better outcomes, study suggests

Patients of female surgeons did slightly better following surgery than those whose surgeons were male, according to a Canadian study published in a British medical journal. The BMJ study compared outcomes for patients…

Entertainment

Rick Mercer will say goodbye to ‘best job in the world’ after 15th season

Rick Mercer will say goodbye to ‘best job in the world’ after 15th season

After more than a decade, Rick Mercer says it’s time to close the curtain on his show. The Rick Mercer Report will launch its 15th and final…

Sports

Leafs’ stars come out in opening rout of Jets

Leafs’ stars come out in opening rout of Jets

WINNIPEG—The Maple Leafs started their season with an exclamation point. The goaltending was great and the offence was as hot as advertised. And though there were flaws,…

Real Estate

Reno in Leslieville creates a home to grow into

Reno in Leslieville creates a home to grow into

By Jackie BurnsSpecial to the Star Sat., Oct. 7, 2017 Tessa Steenstra and her husband Andy Saavedra prove the theory that opposites attract. While she was raised…

Technology

Lab-grown diamonds touted as ethical alternative

Lab-grown diamonds touted as ethical alternative

They are real diamonds. That’s what the industry behind diamonds made inside a scientific laboratory wants you to believe. Their chemical composition is exactly the same as that…

Money

Why the bottom line is all that counts in investing: Pape

Why the bottom line is all that counts in investing: Pape

You’ve found the fridge you want on sale for $ 999. It’s a bit of a stretch, but it’s the right size and has all the features…

Business

‘Terrified’ 60-year-old woman told to pay up for illegally downloading porn

‘Terrified’ 60-year-old woman told to pay up for illegally downloading porn

Debra is worried sick after receiving two copyright-infringement notices. An anti-piracy company has informed the 60-year-old that her internet account was used to illegally download pornography, and…