Attempted sextortion leads to call for stricter phone porting rules

Attempted sextortion leads to call for stricter phone porting rules

When Randall Baran-Chong received a notification on his smartphone late one night last week indicating the device was no longer in service, it was the first sign of trouble. Around 3:30 a.m., emails started appearing in his inbox, warning him of changes made to his Microsoft account. His password had been reset and his email […]

This girl is on fire: Maren Morris leads CMA nominations

This girl is on fire: Maren Morris leads CMA nominations

Maren Morris has a chance to win up to eight trophies including album of the year at the 2019 Country Music Association Awards thanks to her work as an artist, songwriter and producer. With the success of her album Girl, which Morris co-produced, the Grammy-winner scored nominations like single of the year, song of the year […]

Mix-up leads to Yankees GM Brian Cashman being stopped at gunpoint

Mix-up leads to Yankees GM Brian Cashman being stopped at gunpoint

Confusion over a since-returned stolen vehicle resulted in New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman being forced from a vehicle at gunpoint by police in Connecticut on Friday. Cashman told the New York Post that he was in his Jeep Wrangler when as many as nine Connecticut police officers stopped him while pulling out of […]

Pair from Nino Niederreiter leads Carolina past Edmonton

Pair from Nino Niederreiter leads Carolina past Edmonton

RALEIGH, N.C.—Nino Niederreiter kept scoring goals for his new team. Curtis McElhinney kept up his mastery of the Edmonton Oilers. They pushed the Carolina Hurricanes closer to playoff position. Carolina Hurricanes’ Nino Niederreiter (21) makes a move on Edmonton Oilers goaltender Mikko Koskinen (19) with Connor McDavid (97) giving chase during the third period of […]

Alex Harvey leads Canada’s Olympic cross-country ski team

Alex Harvey leads Canada’s Olympic cross-country ski team

Cross-country skiing star Alex Harvey headlines Canada’s 11-member Olympic team heading to Pyeongchang, South Korea, the Canadian Olympic Committee and Cross Country Canada announced on Monday. The Saint-Ferréol-les-Neiges, Que., native will compete in the four individual distances (sprint, 15-kilometre, 30-km and 50-km) and two team events (sprint and relay) and is riding several strong seasons of international […]

Travel insurance gap leads to costly mistake: Roseman

Last November, Donna Hopkins booked a two-week bus tour to Scotland and Ireland with her husband to celebrate their 45th wedding anniversary. On the departure date (May 26), she went to a hospital’s emergency department, suffering from pain on her right side. It turned out to be an infected gall bladder. Still feeling awful, she […]

Teemu Selanne leads 2017 Hockey Hall of Fame inductees

Teemu Selanne, who scored an NHL-record 76 goals in his rookie season with the Winnipeg Jets and finished a 21-year career with 684 goals, was among seven nominees announced Monday for this year’s Hockey Hall of Fame induction class. Selanne’s former Anaheim Ducks teammate Paul Kariya was also named in the players category, along with Dave Andreychuk, Danielle Goyette […]

Leafs still giving up leads, and opportunities: DiManno

Morgan Rielly scored one for the Leafs and one for the Senators. Ryan Dzingel scored one for the Senators and one for the Leafs. The Toronto defenceman’s own-goal deflected off his foot. The Ottawa centre’s own-goal deflected off his face. It was that kind of a gonzo hockey night at the Air Canada Centre, beginning […]