Does a figure skater’s reputation really matter?

Does a figure skater’s reputation really matter?

Perspective is everything in figure skating. As much as the technical side of the sport matters, it’s the way a skater makes us feel that defines his or her arrival in what I call skating’s “collective consciousness.” That pull, for better or worse, can be a big factor in deciding who prevails or falls off […]

Doctors’ Notes: Why we need to take better care of our kidneys

You may not have noticed that earlier this month, the Toronto sign at Nathan Phillips Square, the CN Tower, Niagara Falls and other landmarks were lit up in orange to mark World Kidney Day. If you really haven’t thought much about your kidneys at all, you’re not alone. And yet, one in every 10 Canadians […]

Slip is something to keep savouring: review

Slip Written by Alec Toller, Mikaela Dyke, Daniel Pagett, Alex Paxton-Beesley, Paloma Nuñez and Anders Yates, directed by Toller. Until April 2 at Tarragon Workspace, 30 Bridgman Ave. or 416-531-1827. The enterprising and chimeric Circlesnake Productions create shows through collective brainstorming and improvisation, working from various initial stimuli such as an intriguing historical figure […]

Shock Video: Woman Raped by Illegal Testifies Against ‘Sanctuary State’ Bill

A woman in California delivered powerful testimony last week arguing against SB-54, a measure which restricts local and state law enforcement agencies from cooperating with federal immigration officers. [embedded content] Lupe Moreno of Redding, Cali., addressed the bill before the Senate Appropriations Committee claiming its passage would endanger children throughout the entire state. “I’m also […]

Suns’ Booker scores 70 in loss to Celtics

BOSTON—Devin Booker scored 70 points, becoming the sixth player in NBA history to reach that total, but the Boston Celtics got 34 points from Isaiah Thomas and outlasted the Phoenix Suns 130-120 on Friday night. Booker joins Wilt Chamberlain, Kobe Bryant, David Thompson, David Robinson and Elgin Baylor as the NBA’s only 70-point scorers. Baylor […]

Tips to safeguard your email in light of Yahoo hack

Mae Anderson, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Mar 19, 2017 , Last Updated: 1:35 PM ET NEW YORK — Many people are still not taking routine precautions to safeguard their email accounts — and hackers are exploiting that. According to U.S. officials who filed charges in a massive Yahoo break-in, Russian hackers didn’t have to work very […]

Annual Report 2016

Annual Report 2016

23 March 2017 Available as: PDF The Annual Report outlines the Bank’s activities and achievements in 2016. It includes the financial statements and a message from Governor Stephen S. Poloz. Related Information Economists love to debate the details, but for monetary policy, getting the big things right matters much more than getting the decimal points […]