Country music star George Canyon to run for Tories in Nova Scotia

OTTAWA — One of Nova Scotia's best-known country music stars is walking on to the political stage. George Canyon has announced he's running as a Conservative candidate...

Toronto International Film Festival goes paperless with 2019 schedule

TORONTO — The Toronto International Film Festival is going paperless with this year's schedule. Organizers say those who wish to access the schedule for next...

Michael B. Jordan, Jamie Foxx among stars set for intimate onstage TIFF chats

TORONTO — Michael B. Jordan, Jamie Foxx, and Kerry Washington are among the stars who will engage in onstage conversations at next month's Toronto International Film...

Disney Plus, Cable Minus: Analysts say streaming service may escalate cord cutting

TORONTO — The Walt Disney Company is swooping into the Canadian market with its powerful new streaming platform Disney Plus in November, and analysts say...
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‘Handmaid’s Tale’ sequel puts global spotlight on CanLit legend Margaret Atwood

TORONTO — It's the international literary event of the season, industry watchers say, and in a rare feat, the spotlight will be on a Canadian author. With Margaret Atwood's long-awaited...
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Ontario ticket wins Saturday night’s $9 million Lotto 649 jackpot

TORONTO — A single ticket sold in Ontario claimed the $9 million jackpot in Saturday night's Lotto 649 draw. The draw's guaranteed $1 million prize...

From earbuds to the small screen: CBC to develop five podcasts into TV series

TORONTO — CBC is bringing its first slate of podcasts to the small screen. The public broadcaster announced plans to adapt five titles into television series at a podcast...

From Marvel to memoir: superhero star Simu Liu to publish book on his life

TORONTO — Less than a month after landing the role of Marvel's first big-screen Asian-American superhero, Chinese-Canadian actor Simu Liu is adding another major...
cThe Algoma District School Board and the Ontario Provincial Police are seeking assistance from the public. If anyone has information as to the identity of the person who made the bomb threats to Elliot Lake Secondary School, please contact OPP at 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may also contact Crime Stoppers online or by calling 1-800-222-8477.

Manitoulin OPP investigating sexual assaults at music festival

(LITTLE CURRENT, ON) - On Sunday, August 11, 2019 at 2:10 a.m., members of the Manitoulin Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police and the...
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David Clayton-Thomas on why musicians against guns could launch another Woodstock

TORONTO — David Clayton-Thomas thinks another Woodstock could be on the horizon. The former member of Blood, Sweat and Tears says many have tried to replicate the...