Famed soprano Anna Netrebko comes to Canada with Trio Magnifico

Anna Netrebko is coming to Canada at last. The famed Russian soprano and her husband, tenor Yusif Eyvazov, are preparing for their Canadian debuts as part of Trio Magnifico, with baritone Dmitri Hvorostovsky, on Tuesday at the Four Seasons Centre in Toronto. Netrebko and Eyvazov then travel to Calgary for a concert April 30. “Usually […]

Miss Vickie’s recalls jalapeno-flavoured chips due to possible salmonella

MISSISSAUGA, ONT.—Miss Vickie’s is voluntarily recalling its jalapeno-flavoured kettle cooked potato chips due to the potential presence of salmonella in the seasoning used in the product. The company says the recall is the result of a supplier’s recent recall of a seasoning blend which includes jalapeno powder that could contain salmonella. The company says no […]

DHS Secretary: Border Wall Construction Begins by Summer

Construction for the wall on the U.S.-Mexico border will begin by this summer, says Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly. Kelly appeared with Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Fox News to give an update about the border wall’s status and illegal border crossings. “I think by late spring, early summer, we’ll have some prototypes and then we’ll […]

De Grasse, teammates look to continue winning ways at IAAF World Relays

This weekend’s IAAF World Relays is a time for ardent track fans “to gather and salivate” about the upcoming season, says former Olympic relay champion Donovan Bailey. But it’s all business for 23 Canadian athletes and 12 Olympians — including Andre De Grasse, a three-time medallist at last summer’s Rio Games — as the third annual event […]

Relocated heritage house is their dream home

Alison Westlake’s love affair with her home began years ago — and seemed like an impossible dream. “Believe it or not, it was my favourite house,” she says. “We would drive by it and I would cry out ‘Look at that house!’ ” The residence that Westlake, 37, her husband Tyler Hogan, 32, daughter Hattie, […]

Embrace automation and manage its side effects, says Senior Deputy Governor Wilkins

Available as: PDF Automation, artificial intelligence and other innovations will benefit the Canadian economy by boosting productivity and living standards, but they could also have less desirable side effects on the labour market and income distribution that will have to be managed, Bank of Canada Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn A. Wilkins said today. “Canada is […]

Hockey Night in Canada: Maple Leafs vs. Capitals, Game 4

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