Toronto real estate agent reveals new details in killings of billionaires Barry and Honey Sherman

Toronto real estate agent reveals new details in killings of billionaires Barry and Honey Sherman

As the lawyer leading a team of private investigators looking into the murders of Honey and Barry Sherman gets set to announce new efforts to catch the couple’s killers today, a Toronto real estate agent is revealing new details about finding the couple’s bodies last December. The agent was touring the Sherman’s mansion with wealthy Chinese clients when they came […]

U.S.-Mexico trade deal welcomed – but industry players want details

U.S.-Mexico trade deal welcomed – but industry players want details

While the trade deal U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration struck with Mexico has the potential to set the stage for the final phase of NAFTA negotiations, many of the details have yet to be fully revealed, leaving industry players cautious in their reaction to the news. For some, there are visible potential benefits, while for […]

Jack Batten: Crang heads to Paris, and details matter

Jack Batten: Crang heads to Paris, and details matter

By Sue CarterMetro Sat., Dec. 23, 2017 While last-minute gift givers race around town, Toronto author Jack Batten is busy preparing for a three-month sojourn to Paris with his wife, gardening expert Marjorie Harris. While they’ll be taking in the City of Light’s attractions, Batten has an ulterior motive for the trip: he’s looking for […]

Salvator Mundi: Who might have bought it, why it soared and other art auction details

Salvator Mundi: Who might have bought it, why it soared and other art auction details

It isn’t just art fans whose jaws dropped at the record-smashing sale of Salvator Mundi, a painting recently attributed to Renaissance master Leonardo da Vinci, for more than $ 450 million US at Christie’s auction house in New York on Wednesday. The eye-popping price of a 16th century oil-on-wood portrait of Jesus Christ — one that’s admittedly damaged, has withstood extensive restorations and the […]

Provinces to release details of interprovincial free trade deal Friday

Provinces to release details of interprovincial free trade deal Friday

Nearly nine months after Canada’s premiers announced they’d reached an agreement in principle on a new Canada Free Trade Agreement, details on what’s covered and what’s not will finally be revealed in Toronto on Friday. Ontario’s Economic Development Minister Brad Duguid, who’s been leading the talks, will be joined by his provincial counterparts as well as federal […]