JOHN IVISON: FOR ANDREW SCHEER, THE DOUG FORD FACTOR MEANS THIS CAMPAIGN'S CUTS WILL BE VAGUE AND VICTIM-LESS

HAMILTON, ONT - Andrew Scheer is back in Ontario and the Doug Ford questions hung over his campaign event like the smog that sometimes...

‘THIS IS HOME FOR US': CANADIAN ICE DANCERS VIRTUE AND MOIR ANNOUNCE RETIREMENT FROM THE RINK

Sept 18 - Canadian ice dancers Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir have announced their retirement from the sport after an illustrious career...

 
 
 

U.S. CHARGES 58 IN TEXAS WITH HEALTHCARE FRAUD, ILLEGAL OPIOID DISTRIBUTION

Fifty-eight people have been charged with engaging in healthcare fraud schemes that centered on the illegal distribution of more than...

NEWSALERT: ONTARIO YOUTH WITH VAPING-RELATED ILLNESS WAS ON LIFE SUPPORT: OFFICIALS

LONDON, Ont. - Health officials in London, Ont., say a high-school-aged youth was on life support after smoking e-cigarettes, but has...

 
 
 

GRETA THUNBERG TO CONGRESS: ‘DON'T LISTEN TO ME. LISTEN TO THE SCIENTISTS'

WASHINGTON - Teenage activist Greta Thunberg, who has inspired a global movement for climate change, delivered a pointed message before...

FILMMAKERS SAY TORONTO CINEMA CANCELLED SCREENING OF JORDAN PETERSON DOCUMENTARY

Filmmakers say a Toronto cinema has cancelled a weeklong screening of their documentary about Jordan Peterson, the controversial psychology...

 
 
 

SEND PIPELINE FIGHTS RIGHT TO SUPREME COURT: SCHEER

HAMILTON - Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer says he would overcome legal objections to building new petroleum pipelines by fast tracking...

CONSERVATION GROUPS WANT U.S. TO PRESSURE CANADA TO PROTECT RIGHT WHALES

HALIFAX - American conservation groups are urging the U.S. government to apply pressure Canada to do more to protect the endangered...

 
 
 

CANADIAN PRESS NEWSALERT: VAPING-RELATED ILLNESS CONFIRMED IN LONDON, ONT

LONDON, Ont. - Health authorities in London, Ont., say a youth has been diagnosed with a severe respiratory illness related to vaping.

A HIKER'S LEG ‘CLEAN SNAPPED IN HALF' AFTER A FALL. HE HAD TO CARRY IT FOR TWO DAYS TO SURVIVE

Neil Parker was about 20 feet up a waterfall when suddenly he wasn't climbing anymore. The same rocks he had scaled many times before...

 
 
 

WHY VINYL, BOOKS AND MAGAZINES WILL NEVER GO AWAY

Vinyl records, paper books, glossy magazines - all should be long dead, but they're refusing to go away and even showing some surprising...

AS A SYMBOL OF AMERICAN ACTION FILMS, RAMBO HAS ALWAYS BEEN FAR MORE THAN JUST A KILLING MACHINE

Angelo Muredda

 
 
 

TWO MILLION PEOPLE COULD STORM AREA 51 THIS WEEK. HERE'S THE HISTORY OF HUMANITY'S SEARCH FOR ALIENS

This Friday is the day we find out if two million people are really going to storm one of the world's most famous military bases to...

DAILY HOROSCOPE FOR TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2019

We have the "all clear" today to shop and do business. The Moon is in Taurus.

 
 
 

U.S. FILES LAWSUIT AGAINST NSA WHISTLEBLOWER EDWARD SNOWDEN, WANTS TO SEIZE MONEY HE MAKES FROM NEW BOOK

WASHINGTON - The United States filed a lawsuit on Tuesday against Edward Snowden, the former National Security Agency contractor who...

HURRICANE HUMBERTO HEADS TOWARD BERMUDA, IMELDA SOAKS HOUSTON, EAST TEXAS

Hurricane Humberto gained strength and speed as it moved closer to Bermuda early Wednesday but the islands are likely to be spared...

 
 
 

VIVIAN BERCOVICI: ISRAELIS HAVE VOTED. WHO WON? WHO KNOWS

Who won? Who knows.

TRUMP PICKS HOSTAGE NEGOTIATOR O'BRIEN FOR TOP SECURITY JOB

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday picked U.S. hostage negotiator Robert O'Brien as national security adviser, replacing...

 
 
 

BRIAN MULRONEY OFFICIALLY OPENS UNIVERSITY INSTITUTE IN N.S. THAT BEARS HIS NAME

ANTIGONISH, N.S. - Former prime minister Brian Mulroney officially opened an institute of government named after him at St. Francis...

EPSTEIN VICTIM SAYS SHE ATTEMPTED TO ESCAPE HIS PRIVATE ‘LOVE' ISLAND AFTER MONTHS OF ABUSE

After months of hell, there was suddenly hope. Sarah Ransome saw an unattended quad bike and raced off to a remote corner of the 70-acre...

 
 
 



Merriam-Webster adds 530 new words from ‘deep state' to ‘dad joke'

Merriam-Webster adds 530 new words from ‘deep state' to ‘dad joke'

The dictionary's editors announced that they have added more than 530 words to its pages in September, as well as 4,000 definitions, etymology and pronunciation revisions. Read more ...

New York, Michigan approve bans on sale of flavored e-cigs

New York, Michigan approve bans on sale of flavored e-cigs

States have responded to severe respiratory problems linked to vaping, implementing bans on the sale of flavored e-cigarettes. Read more ...

President Trump reveals new national security adviser choice

President Trump reveals new national security adviser choice

President Donald Trump announced his new national security adviser choice Wednesday morning. Read more ...

Trump says US is barring California from setting stricter fuel standards

Trump says US is barring California from setting stricter fuel standards

California officials and environmental groups have pledged a legal counter amid the president's announcement. Read more ...

Trump names U.S. hostage negotiator Robert O'Brien as national security adviser

Trump names U.S. hostage negotiator Robert O'Brien as national security adviser

President Donald Trump announced plans to name U.S. hostage negotiator Robert O'Brien to replace John Bolton as his national security adviser. “I am pleased to announce that I... Read more ...

Pennsylvania state senator resigns amid child porn charges

Pennsylvania state senator resigns amid child porn charges

State lawmaker charged after investigators search his home in Lebanon County, Pa. Read more ...

Nick Carter confirms restraining order against younger brother, Aaron Carter

Nick Carter confirms restraining order against younger brother, Aaron Carter

According to Nick Carter, Aaron Carter "harbors thoughts and intentions of killing wife and unborn child." Read more ...

Police: Teen hit by car while walking little sister to bus stop in possible...

Police: Teen hit by car while walking little sister to bus stop in possible road rage incident

A 13-year-old boy was hit by a car during a possible road rage incident while walking his younger sister to the bus stop, according to police in South Carolina. Read more ...

Isaiah Thomas injury update: Wizards guard has thumb surgery, out 6-8 weeks

Isaiah Thomas injury update: Wizards guard has thumb surgery, out 6-8 weeks

The thumb injury, suffered Monday, is the latest setback for Thomas, who has been bothered by hip issues for the past several seasons. Read more ...

Democratic Donor Ed Buck Accused Of Running A Drug Den After 3rd Man ODs

Democratic Donor Ed Buck Accused Of Running A Drug Den After 3rd Man ODs

For more than two years, activists say, Buck has avoided being charged with a crime because he is white, wealthy and politically connected. (Image credit: Ann Johansson/Corbis... Read more ...