LEGAL BATTLE OVER REMOVED CONFEDERATE STATUE CONTINUES

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - Although a Confederate monument no longer stands in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, the legal war over its fate...

GEORGIA'S SIMMONS, STEVENSON ARRESTED FOLLOWING BAR FIGHT

ATHENS, Ga. - Georgia senior wide receiver Tyler Simmons and freshman defensive back Tyrique Stevenson are facing misdemeanour charges...

 
 
 

5 QUESTIONS CONGRESS WILL HAVE FOR BOEING, FAA THIS WEEK

The relationship between Boeing and the Federal Aviation Administration, which has set the global standard in aviation safety for decades,...

TRUDEAU SAYS HE HAD ‘CORDIAL' CONVERSATION WITH JODY WILSON-RAYBOULD

OTTAWA - Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he spoke with former attorney general Jody Wilson-Raybould last week about a way forward...

 
 
 
Canadian companies start to benefit from membership in China-based infrastructure bank

CANADIAN COMPANIES START TO BENEFIT FROM MEMBERSHIP IN CHINA-BASED INFRASTRUCTURE BANK

OTTAWA - At least one Canadian company has successfully bid on a contract with the Asian Infrastructure and Investment Bank, a nascent...

NEYMAR ALREADY LOOKING TO EXTEND HIS CONTRACT WITH PSG

SAO PAULO - Neymar's father says the Brazil striker is already looking to extend his contract with Paris Saint-Germain. Neymar da Silva...

 
 
 

BIG U-TURN: KEY MELTING GREENLAND GLACIER IS GROWING AGAIN

WASHINGTON - A major Greenland glacier that was one of the fastest shrinking ice and snow masses on Earth is growing again, a new NASA...

JPMORGAN TO SPEND $350 MILLION ON SKILLS

Like many companies, JPMorgan Chase expects artificial intelligence and other new technologies will change how its employees will work...

 
 
 

REVIEW: HAPPY HUNTING BONNIE AND CLYDE IN ‘THE HIGHWAYMEN'

It's hard to begin watching the Netflix movie “The Highwaymen” and not think about the way it will inevitably end - in a famous ambush...

TEMPERATURE LIKELY CONTRIBUTING TO SMITH RIVER ALGAE GROWTH

HELENA, Mont. - State officials say increased temperatures in a scenic Montana river have likely contributed to the growth of algae...

 
 
 

REVIEW: NOVELIST EXPLORES THE SECULAR AND RELIGIOUS DIVIDE

“kaddish.com” , by Nathan Englander: It's 1999, and Larry, a lapsed Jew from Brooklyn, is at his sister Dina's house in Memphis for...

Norway finds another Viking ship buried near largest Scandinavian burial site

NORWAY FINDS ANOTHER VIKING SHIP BURIED NEAR LARGEST SCANDINAVIAN BURIAL SITE

COPENHAGEN - Using geo-radar, archeologists in Norway have discovered a viking ship buried in the ground near the largest burial mound...

 
 
 

CAN YOU JUDGE A PERSON BY THEIR FAVOURITE BOOK?

Defending men who love Lolita - Vladimir Nabokov's 1955 novel about a middle-aged man named Humbert Humbert and his obsession with...

CANADIAN MAN CHARGED WITH SPYING IN CHINA GETS VISIT BY CONSULAR OFFICIALS

OTTAWA - Global Affairs Canada says consular officials in China visited today with detained former diplomat Michael Kovrig today. It...

 
 
 

REVIEW: ‘THE LAST SECOND' IS A POPCORN MOVIE IN PRINT FORM

“The Last Second” by Catherine Coulter and J.T. Ellison . The launch of a corporate satellite covertly begins the countdown to the...

Why I can't watch Queer Eye without crying

WHY I CAN'T WATCH QUEER EYE WITHOUT CRYING

I can't watch Queer Eye without crying. I'm afraid I'm helpless: for some reason, every episode of the popular makeover show on Netflix,...

 
 
 
Brits pretend they're sick of Brexit, but the truth is they're obsessed with it

BRITS PRETEND THEY'RE SICK OF BREXIT, BUT THE TRUTH IS THEY'RE OBSESSED WITH IT

LONDON - Your average Brit will tell you they're sick and tired of Brexit, that the country has had enough, it's knackered. But clearly,...

EDMONTON JUDGE RULES OMAR KHADR'S WAR CRIMES SENTENCE HAS EXPIRED

EDMONTON - An Alberta judge has ruled that a war crimes sentence for former Guantanamo Bay prisoner Omar Khadr has expired. The eight-year...

 
 
 
Black Virginia police chief quits, says some officers didn't like taking orders from an African American woman

BLACK VIRGINIA POLICE CHIEF QUITS, SAYS SOME OFFICERS DIDN'T LIKE TAKING ORDERS FROM AN AFRICAN AMERICAN WOMAN

PORTSMOUTH, Va. - The first black woman to lead a city police department in Virginia says she was forced out, accusing a small group...

15 Canadians were on the evacuated cruise ship in Norway and one was injured

15 CANADIANS WERE ON THE EVACUATED CRUISE SHIP IN NORWAY AND ONE WAS INJURED

STAVANGER, Norway - Norwegian officials are investigating why a cruise ship carrying more than 1,300 people, including 15 Canadians,...

 
 
 



Father of Sandy Hook victim commits suicide at town hall, police say

Father of Sandy Hook victim commits suicide at town hall, police say

The father of one of the victims of the Sandy Hook school shooting committed suicide Monday at Newtown town hall, police said. Read more ...

After delivering his Mueller Report findings, Attorney General Bill Barr was...

After delivering his Mueller Report findings, Attorney General Bill Barr was spotted enjoying a seafood dinner

Attorney General William Barr released his summary about special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation on Sunday, determining that President Donald Trump did not... Read more ...

Dr. Dre posted and then deleted a photo bragging that his daughter got into...

Dr. Dre posted and then deleted a photo bragging that his daughter got into USC 'on her own' without mentioning he donated $70 million to the school

Dr. Dre's daughter, Truly Young, was accepted into the University of Southern California's School of Cinematic Arts. The rapper celebrated Truly's admission to the school on... Read more ...

Kenyan teacher who gives away 80 percent of his salary awarded $1M global prize

Kenyan teacher who gives away 80 percent of his salary awarded $1M global prize

A math and physics teacher from rural Kenya, who gives away 80 percent of his monthly income to help the poor, wins a $1 million prize. Read more ...

Buy this isle in Sicily from $1.1million

Buy this isle in Sicily from $1.1million

Isola delle Femmine is in the heart of a scuba diving and snorkeling mecca off the coat of Sicily. It could be yours for $1.1million. Read more ...

Rob Gronkowski's friends predict post-retirement plans: ‘Party time'

Rob Gronkowski's friends predict post-retirement plans: ‘Party time'

The NFL community and beyond has nothing but love for Rob Gronkowski. Shortly after the Patriots tight end announced his retirement Sunday with an Instagram post, dozens of... Read more ...

Officials: Father of Sandy Hook victim found dead of apparent suicide at...

Officials: Father of Sandy Hook victim found dead of apparent suicide at town hall

So sad. He was the father of Avielle Richman, a first-grader who was among the 20 children and six adults killed in the 2012 shooting. Read more ...

Scott Walker, Pop Idol Turned Avant Auteur, Dies At 76

Scott Walker, Pop Idol Turned Avant Auteur, Dies At 76

The former member of The Walker Brothers and singer of "The Sun Ain't Gonna Shine " was also one of experimental music's most beloved composers. (Image credit: Michael... Read more ...

AL East guide for 2019: Biggest strength, weakness and question for each team

AL East guide for 2019: Biggest strength, weakness and question for each team

The AL East is a three-horse race in 2019, but that doesn't mean the top three squads are without their questions. Read more ...

NY prosecutors announce charges against Avenatti in alleged extortion scheme

NY prosecutors announce charges against Avenatti in alleged extortion scheme

New York prosecutors on Monday said it will be announcing charges against attorney Michael Avenatti for allegedly attempting to extract more than $20 million from a publicly... Read more ...