Jays, Bautista on verge of deal: Reports

Jose Bautista’s long search for a club may finally be over. In a case of “meet the new boss, same as the old boss,” it appears the righ-handed slugger could once again be a Toronto Blue Jay. On Sunday night, Jesse Sanchez of MLB.com reported that both parties are close to a deal.  Source: #BlueJays have […]

Michael Every Day: Shrink show grows up and gets giddy

The Show:Michael: Every Day, Season 2, Episode 2 The Moment: Something crazy good “What are you thinking?” Michael (Matt Watts) asks Claire (Tommie-Amber Pirie) as they make a hotel bed. “That we are going to do something crazy,” she replies. “We are two responsible adults,” he deadpans. “We are not going to do anything crazy.” […]

Nintendo Switch game console to launch in March

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Jan 13, 2017 , Last Updated: 12:03 PM ET TOKYO — The Nintendo Switch video game console will sell for 29,980 yen (about US$ 260) in Japan, starting March 3, the same date as its global rollout in the U.S. and Europe. The Japanese company promises the device will be packed with […]

Quebec family, friends split $60-million Lotto Max jackpot

Michelle Lalonde, Montreal Gazette Jan 12, 2017 , Last Updated: 4:50 PM ET A peal of joyous laughter rang out, seconds before the 28 smiling winners, almost all members of the same extended family from the Montérégie region, filed into a news conference at a downtown Montreal hotel to claim the largest jackpot ever awarded […]

Leafs beat Rangers, close in on Senators as battle brews again

NEW YORK—There will be a Battle of Ontario when the Leafs and Senators meet Saturday night in Ottawa. The two teams are bumping up against each other in the standings after the Leafs stopped a very good New York Rangers team 4-2 here Friday night at Madison Square Garden. Toronto moved to within two points […]

Business Outlook Survey – Winter 2016-17

Available as: PDF Data Available as: CSV, JSON and XML Results of the Winter 2016-17 Survey | Vol. 13.4 | 9 January 2017 The results of the winter Business Outlook Survey indicate that business prospects have improved following two years of overall modest activity. The responses reflect building domestic demand, a supportive export outlook and […]

U.K.’s Sky pulls ‘Urban Myths’ show starring Joseph Fiennes as Michael Jackson

LONDON—A British broadcaster said Friday it was cancelling a TV comedy starring Joseph Fiennes as Michael Jackson after the program was condemned by the late musician’s family. Sky Arts said it has decided not to broadcast the program “in light of the concerns expressed by Michael Jackson’s immediate family.” It said Fiennes “fully supports our […]