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Prairie ticket holder wins Friday night’s $55 million Lotto Max jackpot

TORONTO — A Lotto Max player somewhere in the Prairies has 55 million good reasons for checking their ticket this morning. Last night's $55 million...

Boots & Hearts and Big Sky country music festivals cancelled in Ontario

TORONTO — Plans for two major Ontario country music festivals are being sidelined this summer due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Republic Live, organizer of the Boots & Hearts and Big...

Marvel star Simu Liu’s message to Asian Canadians facing prejudice: ‘You belong’

TORONTO — Chinese-Canadian actor Simu Liu is deeply proud of his heritage and likes to champion it whenever he can. But the discrimination, racism and...

Audio editions of 10 Giller Prize-winning books available for free for 2 months

TORONTO — Audio editions of 10 award-winning books will be available for free over a two-month period as part of an initiative to encourage Canadians to...

CION & MUSICTOGETHER Team Up To Live-Stream Northern Music

10 Artists from Northern Ontario to Perform Online on April 30th SUDBURY – On Thursday, April 30th, 10 Northern musicians will take the stage in their homes and participate in the MusicTogether live stream concert series curated...

Zombie film ‘Blood Quantum’ is fun, fast, and timely, says actor Michael Greyeyes

TORONTO — Zombies are often used in pop culture as a metaphor for collective fears and threats, including infectious disease and its effects on the body...

No parades, no concerts, no fun? COVID-19 will ensure a summer like no other

TORONTO — From music festivals to carnivals to big screen blockbusters, COVID-19 has already put the kibosh on several summer highlights that define the season...

Tamil-Canadian Maitreyi Ramakrishnan on being a role model with ‘Never Have I Ever’

TORONTO — About a year ago, budding actress Maitreyi Ramakrishnan was getting ready to graduate high school in Mississauga, Ont., when she saw a social...

Ticketmaster’s TicketWeb among portals selling access to cancelled concerts

TORONTO — Live concerts are cancelled in most parts of the country for the foreseeable future, and yet Ticketmaster and other Canadian ticket portals continue to...

Amputations, organ failure, blood clotting: The range of complications in COVID-19 cases

TORONTO — Canadian Broadway star Nick Cordero's recent leg amputation due to complications from COVID-19 is an example of a constellation of things that can go...