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Saskatchewan woman finds mother’s wedding ring 30 years after she lost it

THE CANADIAN PRESS Jul 13, 2016 , Last Updated: 7:36 PM ET PRINCE ALBERT, Sask. — A Saskatchewan woman who was a teenager when she lost her mother’s…

NYC firefighter delivers baby on daughter’s birthday

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Jul 15, 2016 , Last Updated: 2:01 PM ET NEW YORK — A New York City firefighter had to miss his daughter’s birthday to help…

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

Walmart fights with Visa, and Ottawa’s CCB money goes out: BUSINESS WEEK WRAP

Walmart fights with Visa, and Ottawa’s CCB money goes out: BUSINESS WEEK WRAP

[embedded content] Most Canadian families got some extra money in their bank accounts this week via the first instalment of a new program pitched in the last federal…

Human distraction biggest problem for self-driving cars

WASHINGTON—Experts say the development of self-driving cars over the coming decade depends on an unreliable assumption by many automakers: that the humans in them will be ready to…

Leonard Lee, Founder of Lee Valley Tools, was the ultimate craftsman

Leonard Lee was the ultimate craftsman. He turned a passion for woodworking into Lee Valley Tools, a successful mail-order catalogue business that now includes 17 stores across Canada,…

More big changes in store for Sobeys, says food distribution expert

The dean of Dalhousie University’s management faculty says the abrupt departure of Sobeys’ CEO is just the beginning of big changes for the company. “What was fired is not necessarily one person,…

Entertainment

Games of Thrones cast predicts who might claim Iron Throne

Games of Thrones cast predicts who might claim Iron Throne

Jon Snow isn’t dead, but he is missing — at least from Comic-Con. The cast of Game of Thrones gathered Friday at…

Real Housewife Ariane Bellamar fired from T.O. series

“I’m nine months pregnant, and I’m going to be picketing in my Louboutin heels,” Ariane Bellamar tells me. “I will not…

Great Toronto

These chic women want to prove ‘there is no limit to fashion with your hijab’

These chic women want to prove ‘there is no limit to fashion with your hijab’

With the glistening Lake Ontario as her backdrop, Haleema Mustafa is strutting her carefully-curated outfit on the boardwalk-turned-catwalk. She is dressed in a black shirt and pants…

Health

Scientists in race to test CRISPR gene-editing technique on cancer

Scientists in race to test CRISPR gene-editing technique on cancer

A novel gene-editing technique with potential to revolutionize cancer treatment has scientists in a race to test it on humans. As the scientific journal Nature announced last…

Entertainment

‘It’s like waking up in a horror film’: police shootings spark outrage, sadness from famous figures

Two fatal police shootings of African-American men this week have sparked widespread outrage online, including from a range of famous figures from the worlds of music, film, television and…

Sports

British Open: Phil Mickelson remains on top after record-tying performance

On a rainy day at Royal Troon, Phil Mickelson finally ran into a bit of trouble. He still managed to stay out front in the British Open.…

Real Estate

TREB Appeals Tribunal Decision And Maintains Privacy Position

TORONTO, July 11, 2016 — The Toronto Real Estate Board is appealing the decision ordered by the Competition Tribunal to release property sold data and pending sold…

Technology

Ursula Franklin, renowned Canadian scientist, dead at 94

Ursula Franklin, renowned Canadian scientist, dead at 94

Ursula Franklin, one of Canada’s most accomplished scientists and educators, died Friday in Toronto at age 94. Franklin was born in Germany and moved to Canada in 1949 to…

Money

Even low savers can retire in 10 years, author says: Mayers

The world around you would rather you spend every nickel you make rather than sock away a single dime. The temptation is everywhere, and even your bank’s…

Business

Pensions are sticking points in Canada Post talks

Canada Post is threatening to lock out unionized workers on Friday, as contract talks stall over changes to pensions — a benefit that the union says it…