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...

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...
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Dangerous offender label upheld for HIV-positive man who pleaded guilty to sexual assault

An Ontario judge made legal errors in designating a man who withheld his HIV status from women he had sex with as a dangerous offender, but those...

Conservative Leader Scheer won’t ‘lift finger’ to bring ‘Jihadi Jack’ to Canada

OTTAWA — It appears the overseas prisoner dubbed "Jihadi Jack" by the British media won't be headed to Canada any time soon. Neither the governing Liberals nor the...
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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...

Maxime Bernier tells party faithful he will make it into the leaders’ debates

OTTAWA — Maxime Bernier argued that not inviting him to take part in the official election debates means excluding the only political party leader who...

New advisory committee to promote well-paying careers in skilled trades for young Canadians

Whether building homes, repairing vehicles, or powering our communities, people in the skilled trades provide services Canadians rely on every single day. That is...

27 year old dies tragically from cancer, then family discovers Facebook message from 24...

Death is something that everyone has to face at some point in their life. Whether it’s the death of a close relative or if...

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...

Crown touts testimony depicting Joshua Boyle’s ‘pattern of behaviour’

OTTAWA — A Crown prosecutor argued during former hostage Joshua Boyle's assault trial today that testimony about his controlling, abusive nature should be admitted...