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"24.10.2016 17:09:32" news.nationalpost.com Killer of 8-year-old Victoria Stafford loses appeal, murder conviction and 25-year sentence stand Family members of Victoria Stafford packed a Toronto courtroom to hear her killer appeal his convictions
"24.10.2016 17:06:47" news.nationalpost.com Why playing Dungeons & Dragons has left me feeling empowered in a way Beyoncé never has Tina Hassannia: The game shouldn't be dismissed as merely for children or young adults. The role-playing involved has a way of prompting self-reflection "Once you get past the fantasy gobbledygook, you quickly realize why the stereotype for a Dungeons and Dragons player – the awkward adolescent who reeks of body odour and Cheetos – exists." #arts #life
"24.10.2016 16:59:41" news.nationalpost.com 'Intentional, malicious, sustained' cyberattack kills online literacy test for Ontario students The network hosting the "voluntary" online test was targeted by an "extremely large volume of traffic from a vast set of IP addresses around the globe" The network was targeted by an 'extremely large volume of traffic from a vast set of IP addresses around the globe'
"24.10.2016 16:53:22" Financial Post Analysts break down the deal #investing #business
"24.10.2016 16:32:32" news.nationalpost.com 'He clearly saw the tail': Surfer is third Australian shark attack victim in a month A surfer who administered first aid at the scene, Geoffrey Knapp, said the victim had been lying on his board when the shark attacked
"24.10.2016 16:31:58" news.nationalpost.com Shaky goaltending, pathetic power play and penalties galore: Five questions for the struggling Flames So far, Calgary has just one win in six tries — and that was supposedly the easy portion of their schedule No. 1: Can the Calgary Flames snap out of this?
"24.10.2016 16:27:48" National Post's cover photo Love basketball? You'll love this story: http://news.nationalpost.com/features/the-citys-game
"24.10.2016 16:18:39" news.nationalpost.com No half measures for 'relentless' Ottawa Senators coach Guy Boucher As the Senators hit the road Sunday, Guy Boucher is trying to make sure they're headed in the right direction “I know that for me there's big difference between working hard and being relentless and I'm after being relentless.” Via National Post Sports #sports
"24.10.2016 16:17:12" news.nationalpost.com Police baffled by couple found dead next to untouched bags of Taco Bell — and not much else What happened to Cameron and Courtney Hulet?
"24.10.2016 16:15:13" driving.ca Insurance changes make fine print more important than ever After a near-death accident, Adam Bari discovered his insurance coverage had shrunk, just 12 hours previously, from $2 million to $86,000 driving.ca: Yes, fine-print is ridiculously tedious. But ignore it at your peril. #autos
"24.10.2016 16:12:18" news.nationalpost.com As the White House dithers, Aleppo burns: CIA-backed Syrian rebels can't get heavy weapons from U.S. The proposal involved weapons that might help these forces defend themselves against Russian aircraft and artillery, but it got nowhere The proposal involved weapons that might help rebel forces defend themselves against Russian aircraft and artillery, but it got nowhere
"24.10.2016 16:08:28" business.financialpost.com Tim Hortons' parent CEO says plans to expand chain abroad unfazed by... Restaurant Brands International said Britain's vote to leave the EU or the recent election in the Philippines will not stop its push into those... Restaurant Brands International said Britain's vote to leave the EU or the recent election in the Philippines will not stop its push into those markets. #business
"24.10.2016 16:00:15" news.nationalpost.com Justin Bieber literally drops mic, walks off stage after fans refuse to stop screaming and 'connect' with him 'I appreciate all the support, I appreciate love, I appreciate the kind things. But the screaming in these breaks has got to stop. Please and thank you' “I appreciate all the support, I appreciate love, I appreciate the kind things. But the screaming in these breaks has got to stop. Please and thank you. I don't think it's necessary when I'm trying to say something and you guys are screaming. I feel like
"24.10.2016 15:41:29" Why Donald should lose the election Why Donald J. Trump will win if he loses the U.S. election
"24.10.2016 15:24:11" news.nationalpost.com Prince Albert of Monaco, the son of Grace Kelly, buys her childhood home in Philadelphia for $754,000 'We're still trying to figure out what we're going to do with it. We're looking at having it contain some museum exhibit space,' the prince said The property last made headlines in 2014 when its 81-year-old former owner pleaded no contest to animal cruelty charges for keeping cats and dogs in unsanitary conditions.
"24.10.2016 15:23:34" news.nationalpost.com The world's oldest plumber is a 92-year-old man from Saskatchewan, and he has no plan to retire 'I know it so well that I don't ever have to feel attacked by a problem. I've become a problem solver in the mechanical trades' The 92-year-old owner and sole employee of Broadway Heating Ltd. was recognized by Guinness World Records this month as the world's oldest plumber.
"24.10.2016 15:18:34" news.nationalpost.com 'There is love': Bill Murray awarded 2016 Mark Twain Prize Previous winners of the Mark Twain Prize have included Eddie Murphy, Carol Burnett and Tina Fey. The special will air on PBS on Friday “I'm glad [the Chicago Cubs] won last night so I could be here this evening. If they hadn't won last night I would have had to have been there, because, honestly, I do not trust the media to report the story.” — Bill Murray #arts #celebrity #comedy
"24.10.2016 14:51:35" news.nationalpost.com N.Y. pastor pleads guilty to manslaughter after 'counselling session' turned fatal To force repentance, worshipers punched, kicked and beat teen brothers for most of 14 hours, telling them to "confess." At one point the older boy stopped breathing.
"24.10.2016 14:48:37" business.financialpost.com Why Trump will win if he loses the election FP's Larysa Harapyn speaks to James Rubec and Allan Bonner about Trump, his brand and the election 'He is essentially a large, global media company already'
"24.10.2016 14:43:36" news.nationalpost.com Dennis Oland to be tried a second time for murder in 2011 death of his father The appeal court found that the trial judge did not properly instruct the jury on evidence around the jacket Oland was wearing
"24.10.2016 14:43:10" news.nationalpost.com Review unearths claims of sex assault, bullying and intimidation at Calgary Police Service Some women also reported feeling their chances for promotion were lost when they became pregnant
"24.10.2016 14:36:55" news.nationalpost.com John Oliver says Donald Trump is 'medically incapable of accepting that he is a loser' 'So we need to find a way for him to give a concession speech while he's still able to claim that he won something' “What do you mean, 'You'll keep us in suspense?' This is a presidential election not an American Idol results show!” — Last Week Tonight with John Oliver #arts #tv
"24.10.2016 14:23:56" news.nationalpost.com 'Almost instant' male birth-control pill — or even nasal spray — is in the works The research raises the prospect of a fast-acting pill or a nasal spray that a man could take hours or even minutes before sex.
"24.10.2016 14:22:37" news.nationalpost.com The city's game: Toronto's love affair with basketball runs far deeper than the Raptors The boy with the ball has a tousled nest of black hair; it bounds in the air as he dribbles and swivels and spins. He started walking at nine months old and dunked on a family friend's toy hoop six months later. Today, he is a quicksilver point guard, a Toronto, it is often said, has become a basketball city. Via National Post Sports #sports
"24.10.2016 14:06:15" business.financialpost.com Why it's not time to celebrate the new investment-fee disclosure rules... If you work with anyone who sells mutual funds, your statement will continue to be a convoluted view of what you actually pay If you work with anyone who sells mutual funds, your statement will continue to be a convoluted view of what you actually pay http://natpo.st/2enOUGs
"24.10.2016 14:04:18" news.nationalpost.com Toronto Maple Leafs keeping Auston Matthews in good hands Mike Babcock can coach and cajole Auston Matthews all he wants, but knows he only has the young star's attention part of a 24-hour day "We've been very conscious of the people we keep around him." Via National Post Sports #sports
"24.10.2016 13:56:45" news.nationalpost.com One of B.C.'s best-known killers, still serving a life-sentence for slaying teen girl, eight-months pregnant in jail Kelly Marie Ellard is in prison for the brutal 1997 murder of 14-year-old Reena Virk. The father of Ellard's baby is a man with gang links who visited her while on day parole Kelly Marie Ellard was 15 when she beat and drowned a 14-year-old girl in a murder so brutal she was sentenced as an adult. Now, she's about to become a mother.
"24.10.2016 13:45:27" news.nationalpost.com UK banker said he couldn't have tortured and killed woman without cocaine, Hong Kong trial hears Warning: Contains disturbing and graphic content. Rurik Jutting used his phone to film himself talking about the killing. He also said he “definitely could not have done that without cocaine."
"24.10.2016 13:42:24" Financial Post The Bank of Canada's target will continue to be the two per cent mid-point of a range of one to three per cent #business
"24.10.2016 13:27:58" news.nationalpost.com Venezuelan chaos grows as Congress declares President Nicolas Maduro's ruling party has staged a coup Opposition lawmakers have vowed to put Nicolas Maduro on trial
"24.10.2016 13:09:59" business.financialpost.com CETA the canary in the coalmine of international free trade The Wallonian paper tiger has been foisted upon the EU and Canada from a leftist regional government in a Belgian power play that nobody else in... The excuses for Wallonia's opposition are all too familiar, and unlike the free trade cabals', they have proven to be familiarly effective http://natpo.st/2eDmNz0
"24.10.2016 12:59:22" Financial Post Walmart won't take Visa any more in Manitoba #business
"24.10.2016 12:56:34" news.nationalpost.com ISIL massacres hundreds in Mosul as it rounds up children to use as human shields: reports
"24.10.2016 12:51:22" business.financialpost.com Quarterly earnings season could show 'resemblance of stability' in... The embattled Canadian oil and gas sector could show a rare sign of optimism this week as companies begin releasing their quarterly earnings reports Suncor Energy Inc. is the first to report, with results out Wednesday, followed by Cenovus Energy Inc. on Thursday, Imperial Oil Ltd. on Friday and Canadian Natural Resources Ltd. on Nov. 3. http://natpo.st/2enEC96
"24.10.2016 12:51:15" news.nationalpost.com 'No one has told me anything, I'm scared': Uncertainty reigns as France moves to dismantle notorious refugee camp Clad in hoodies and toting over-stuffed suitcases, thousands of migrants lined up in Calais as French authorities moved to clear the 'Jungle' refugee camp France is relocating the estimated 6,000 to 8,000 occupants of the notorious "Jungle" migrant camp in Calais, a symbol of Europe's collective failure to address the refugee crisis.
"24.10.2016 12:47:49" news.nationalpost.com Freed from ISIL after two years, church bells ring out again in one of world's oldest Christian towns ISIL may have spared Mart Shmony Syriac Orthodox Church, but former residents of the ancient Christian town of Bartella will find what they did to it hard to forgive The church in Bartella, Iraq was largely spared, but the returning townspeople will not forgive ISIL quickly
"24.10.2016 12:37:53" business.financialpost.com How big banks control one of the keys of the new mortgage rules What if the government created brand new mortgage rules to keep a lid on expanding debt in Canada, but handed the keys to the vault to the six... What if the government created brand new mortgage rules to keep a lid on expanding debt in Canada, but handed the keys to the vault to the six biggest banks in the country?
"24.10.2016 12:16:37" news.nationalpost.com Cardinal's confession: Hillary and Donald had 'some very touching moments' at white tie charity dinner Cardinal Dolan said: 'I was very moved by this obvious attempt on behalf of both of them to be courteous, to get along' 'I was very moved by this obvious attempt on behalf of both of them to be courteous, to get along'
"24.10.2016 12:11:08" Financial Post Resuming the business, where lenders can kick in as little as $25 to a pool of money destined for a small business borrower, meant making some changes #business
"24.10.2016 11:46:40" news.nationalpost.com Donald? I don't even think of him any more: Clinton switches focus to local elections "I don't even think about responding to him any more,' Hillary Clinton said when asked about Donald Trump's accusations
"24.10.2016 11:20:02" news.nationalpost.com Massive trade deal with Europe on hold as Belgian region says it can't clear hurdles Monday Andre Antoine, the head of the Wallonia legislature, said that “no, it will not be possible” to back the deal today
"24.10.2016 11:15:44" Financial Post BREAKING! The deal combines two of the largest online brokerages while expanding the U.S. operations of Canada's second-largest lender #business
"24.10.2016 10:50:53" Financial Post Good Morning! Saudi Arabia's precarious position with OPEC quotas … and the big Nortel Networks lesson. These stories and more in your morning cheat sheet to the Financial Post #executive
"24.10.2016 02:25:50" news.nationalpost.com 'This ban is unconstitutional': Iraq passes law outlawing alcohol, angering country's Christians The law, passed late Saturday night, imposes a fine of up to 25 million Iraqi dinars, or $21,000, for anyone violating the ban Lawmaker Joseph Slaiwa said the “unjust” ban was slipped into a draft law regulating the income of municipal authorities without lawmakers being notified
"24.10.2016 02:00:50" news.nationalpost.com On the 200th anniversary of its invention, the stethoscope may be on its last lub-dub The humble, iconic symbol of medicine risks becoming obsolete, squeezed out by upstart, miniaturized, palm-sized ultrasound devices If or when the new hand-held ultrasounds get their own billing code — meaning doctors would get money for doing them — “it would be the demise of the stethoscope,” a cardiologist predicts.
"24.10.2016 00:59:04" news.nationalpost.com Tour bus in California crashes into truck, killing 13 people and injuring dozens 'The speed of bus was so significant that the trailer itself entered about 15 feet into the bus,' California Highway Patrol says Passengers told officials that most people were asleep when the crash occurred at 5:17 a.m.
"24.10.2016 00:13:31" news.nationalpost.com A 19-year-old social conservative beat Tory heavyweights to run as PC candidate in Ontario by-election Sam Oosterhoff beat out party president Rick Dykstra, shocking many PCs. 'He reduced his class load so he could work on his campaign full time' "I think part of the lesson here is that if we, as the party establishment, take things for granted, if you take people and groups in the community for granted, they will stand up and make their voice heard. That is what happened here."
"23.10.2016 23:01:15" news.nationalpost.com Canada extradites dozens of people to China every year, despite fears over torture and the death penalty The Conservatives sent back more than 330, according to data provided by Global Affairs Canada. So far this year, Canada has returned 24 people to China Conservatives are pummelling the Liberal government for indicating it is “discussing” an extradition treaty with China
"23.10.2016 22:13:47" news.nationalpost.com Michael Den Tandt: One year of Trudeau's Liberals — plenty of successes amid the dithering The regime responsible for some perfidies, flip-flops and stumbles enjoys 49.8-per-cent support, a whisker shy of an absolute majority Perhaps Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has cast another spell, with his hair? Or maybe it's the Donald Trump effect. Anyone more or less stable, a bale of hay or inert gas, can seem like Winston Churchill in comparison.
"23.10.2016 21:30:45" news.nationalpost.com Protests, 'voodoo economics' and soaring costs: How Muskrat Falls became a 'boondoggle' Supporters said the dam and powerhouse in Labrador would free the province from volatile, oil-fired energy costs. But its estimated cost has ballooned to $11.4 billion “This is a litmus test for reconciliation," says Todd Russell, president of the NunatuKavut Community Council representing Inuit-Metis in southern Labrador
"23.10.2016 20:36:53" news.nationalpost.com Injury uncertainty leaves Dwane Casey with plenty of questions before Raptors' season opener Will Terrence Ross be available Wednesday after being kneed in practice? How about Lucas Nogueira? And what of Jared Sullinger's left foot? The Toronto Raptors have just over 72 hours to sort things out.
"23.10.2016 20:16:38" news.nationalpost.com Afghan vet deep in debt after two-year fight against charges that were later abandoned: 'I feel numb' The veteran wants answers on how the justice system could be allowed to consume his life, only to acknowledge in the end that the cases did not merit going to trial "There isn't any justice in any of it."
"23.10.2016 19:52:37" news.nationalpost.com Blowfish lips and puffy faces: New study warns of the complications and not-so-pretty side of facial fillers As lunchtime liquid facelifts grow in popularity, doctors are seeing host of problems: 'facial collapse,' infections, permanent nerve damage, blue and/or lumpy skin In one case, too much filler disfigured a woman's face by “altering the natural topography” and narrowing her eyes by pushing her lower lids up and out.
"23.10.2016 19:25:16" news.nationalpost.com 'We couldn't stand behind anything': The moment Rolling Stone's campus rape story unraveled The tale of a gang rape on the University of Virginia campus sparked international headlines, but it wasn't true. Now, a jury is hearing how quickly it came apart When the author of the now-debunked story sent her editors a note the headline-making tale was false, she summed it up in a subject line: "Our worst nightmare."
"23.10.2016 18:33:48" news.nationalpost.com Meet the 'unknown Mormon' who could take Utah from Trump and Clinton 'If Mormons are not the exact opposite of Trump, they would at least aspire to be,' said one expert said of independent Evan McMullin's surge in the polls He only jumped into the presidential race in August. Few know him outside Utah, but he could actually win the state in November's presidential race.
"23.10.2016 18:13:15" news.nationalpost.com Clarke MacArthur retains hope of returning after fourth concussion: 'I'm not ready for the next chapter yet' The Senators winger missed 78 games in 2015-16, then took a devastating hit last month in training camp. But he says he hasn't thought about retiring MacArthur has resumed skating the last few days, which is a major step in the right direction if he's going to play again.
"23.10.2016 17:34:31" news.nationalpost.com Stadium worker dies at Qatar World Cup site — the first 'work-related' death the country has announced Qatar has previously reported three deaths at construction sites for the 2022 World Cup, but said they were not 'work-related' Qatari officials believe the worker was hit by a water truck.
"23.10.2016 16:53:25" news.nationalpost.com Heritage Classic laden with stars — unlike the Oilers' first one: 'That's the Connor McDavid factor' Shawn Horcoff and Chad Kilger headlined the NHL's first outdoor game in 2003. Sunday's Edmonton-Winnipeg clash features a bit more talent The puck drops this afternoon.
"23.10.2016 16:48:06" news.nationalpost.com Tory leadership hopeful Andrew Scheer top spender among candidates to lead party: Database Scheer spent most among the nine MPs who are declared and potential candidates for the Conservative leadership, while Ontario MP Michael Chong spent the least Scheer, a Saskatchewan MP and former Speaker of the House of Commons, spent nearly $263,000 on travel for himself and his family, salaries for employees, accommodation and per diems while in Ottawa, office leases in his riding, and other expenses.
"23.10.2016 16:32:16" news.nationalpost.com Abortion pill advocates intent on making Canada the most permissive country for access to the medication Mifegymiso is approved for use in more than 60 countries with varying restrictions and is set to hit Canadian shelves next month A call-to-action led by the B.C. doctors and advocacy groups including the Ottawa-based Action Canada for Sexual Health & Rights is hammering away at other perceived hurdles to accessibility: including its $300 cost, certification requirements for the
"23.10.2016 15:50:47" news.nationalpost.com Man convicted of killing eight-year-old Tori Stafford pins blame on accomplice in appeal for new trial Michael Rafferty was sentenced to life in prison in 2012 with no chance of parole for 25 years for kidnapping, sexual assault causing bodily harm and murder Rafferty claims his accomplice actually dealt the final blow — and his lawyer argues the judge in the first trial made several errors, including failing to warn the jury against relying on the testimony of the woman who helped him kidnap then rape and
"23.10.2016 15:32:40" news.nationalpost.com SNL's final debate parody skewers Trump's 'bad hombres' and creepy comments about Ivanka Alec Baldwin again adopts his brutish and offensive portrayal of the Republican nominee in the latest Saturday Night Live skit to mock the third debate Alec Baldwin is joined this time by Tom Hanks, who takes the role of moderator Chris Wallace
"23.10.2016 15:04:22" news.nationalpost.com Belgium must agree to CETA by Monday or Trudeau will cancel his trip to sign the free trade agreement The European Union has given Belgium until Monday night to agree to the massive free-trade agreement or it will cancel the summit to sign the pact This might be the last hope for the massive free-trade deal
"22.10.2016 20:48:36" news.nationalpost.com Discharge of Mountie suffering from PTSD after seeing four colleagues murdered violates Charter: lawyer Former constable Trevor Josok was dismissed following changes to the RCMP Act that allow for the dismissal of an officer having a disability.
"22.10.2016 19:43:33" news.nationalpost.com Petitioning parliament online: Thousands sign for free hospital parking, gender-equal House It's new for the current Parliament: Digital petitions. And thousands of Canadians are adding their signatures. You can add your name to these and other online petitions.
"22.10.2016 18:36:13" news.nationalpost.com Get used to the 'job churn' of short-term employment and career changes, Bill Morneau says The finance minister told delegates that high employee turnover and short-term contract work will continue in young people's lives And that's bad news for the country's youngest workers.
"22.10.2016 18:07:37" news.nationalpost.com Donald Trump promises to sue every woman accusing him of sexual assault after election 'I look so forward to doing that': Ten women have publicly accused Trump of unwanted advances or sexual assault in the weeks since a 2005 recording emerged “Every one of these liars will be sued once the election is over."
"22.10.2016 16:30:40" news.nationalpost.com If Trump had a brain and could organize thoughts, he would've left Clinton in the dust Loathe him as you may, he still strikes a chord with a great swath of the American electorate. Rex Murphy: So how is it is the Trump campaign still has wheels? It isn't because of the candidate. It is despite the candidate. He highlights much of what is wrong with American politics.
"22.10.2016 15:55:08" news.nationalpost.com Girl who was sexually assaulted for two years and gave birth shares her story to empower other victims Her tormentor began to abuse her when she was only 11. He forced her to have sexual intercourse multiple times, threatening that he would kill himself "I was scared, I felt like I couldn't talk. It felt like my mind shut down."
"22.10.2016 15:10:34" news.nationalpost.com Bob Dylan is 'arrogant' for taking shelter from the storm after award win, Nobel academy member says Bob Dylan has responded to his Nobel Prize in literature award with silence. It's still unknown whether he will accept the award He's "impolite" too, the academy member says.
"22.10.2016 14:43:57" news.nationalpost.com Dozens of paintings stolen from heir of Steinberg grocery chain destined for organized crime: expert Some of the paintings were worth more than $100,000 and the collection was amassed over 40 years. Now organized crime will turn them into quick cash, an expert says.
"22.10.2016 14:07:06" news.nationalpost.com RCMP probes $4.2M paid to leaders — belonging to a single family — of tiny B.C. First Nation Despite the continuing police probe, the person who received the largest portion of the $4.2 million in 2011-14 is running in next month's council election One man who was paid $1.4 million once boasted his parents deserved to be paid more than prime minister because they served their "nation" longer than any leader.
"22.10.2016 13:48:14" news.nationalpost.com Dionne quintuplet, who once shared $4M settlement with sisters, lives penniless after son disappears Only Cécile and Annette remain of the five once world famous sisters, who were born in a log cabin in Northern Ontario. They were the first quintuplets to survive "I have no more money. So they put me under curatorship."
"22.10.2016 02:36:11" news.nationalpost.com Kady O'Malley on elbowgate's lessons: Key anniversary for Trudeau government is still to come Five months without resorting to procedurally drastic measures to squelch parliamentary debate is a good start, but can the Liberals make it last a year? While the incident appeared to be a low-water mark for the House of Commons, it wound up serving as a much-needed reality check for the government on the risk of reflexively – even casually – exercising its procedural powers. — O'Malley
"22.10.2016 01:22:46" news.nationalpost.com Andrew Coyne: Keep scarce tax dollars — and public pension plans — away from infrastructure spending Someone got the idea of calling roads and bridges infrastructure, and suddenly they were endowed with all sorts of miraculous economic powers The absurd concept of an “infrastructure gap” — the difference, supposedly, between the economy's infrastructure “needs” and how much governments are spending on it — has about as much economic relevance as a letter to Santa. — Coyne (paraphrased)
"22.10.2016 00:30:58" news.nationalpost.com Christie Blatchford: Embattled U of T professor a warrior for common sense and plain speech In a YouTube video, Jordan Peterson criticized the use of gender-neutral pronouns and drew the ire of self-appointed 'social justice warriors' “We use 'he' and 'she,' and we use 'they' when there's more than one person, and we do that for purposes of simplicity of interaction,” Peterson said.
“And for you to come to say, 'You have to mark me out as singularly special in the manner that I
"21.10.2016 23:47:20" news.nationalpost.com Matthew Fisher: Canada called on for cash to counter Putin's propaganda campaign in Europe As the Kremlin revs up its cyber warfare by using hackers to interfere with western elections, a European project wants to counter an equally sinister offensive Russian-speaking Balts, Moldovans, Belarussians and other eastern Europeans “are being brainwashed through false debates and lies that are spread through (Moscow-made) news programs.”
"21.10.2016 21:25:12" National Post Sports The two Canadian sports executives have yet to meet in person but John Chayka is receiving valuable advice via their electronic interactions.
"21.10.2016 20:51:13" business.financialpost.com Political turbulence follows Porter Airlines into its second decade Porter Airlines has covered a lot of ground in its first ten years. But those gains may not be enough for the airline's original investors who are... Porter Airlines has covered a lot of ground in its first ten years. But those gains may not be enough for the airline's original investors who are starting to get “antsy,” says one analyst http://ow.ly/jHGO305q2kK
"21.10.2016 20:28:44" business.financialpost.com BlackBerry poised to make new smartphone announcement as online leaks... The device called the DTEK60 is expected to be an incrementally better version of the Android DTEK50 the company released in July The device called the DTEK60 is expected to be an incrementally better version of the Android DTEK50 the company released in July. #business
"21.10.2016 20:16:50" news.nationalpost.com ExoMars lander crashed after its thrusters prematurely shut off and possibly exploded on impact The lander would have been the first operable spacecraft from the ESA or the Russian Federal Space Agency to successfully touch down on the Martian surface Well that was bad timing. It crashed only days before it was set to land.
"21.10.2016 20:14:48" news.nationalpost.com From Toronto gang members to goalies, Ducks' Sudarshan Maharaj is a coach who knows how to win trust Sudarshan Maharaj is now tasked with molding John Gibson into a franchise netminder. As challenges go, Maharaj has faced worse As challenges go, Maharaj has faced worse. Like when he worked with gang members in Toronto. Or when his car was firebombed in Sweden in what he believes was a racially motivated attack. Via National Post Sports #sports
"21.10.2016 20:14:20" business.financialpost.com In an election when voter turnout is crucial, a Donald Trump win will be... Diane Francis: Some 52 per cent of all adults in both parties say the election is a very, or somewhat significant, source of stress in their lives Diane Francis: Some 52 per cent of all adults in both parties say the election is a very, or somewhat significant, source of stress in their lives. #business
"21.10.2016 19:41:38" news.nationalpost.com In a survival situation with no other options, how long would you wait before resorting to cannibalism? I'm not looking to eat human flesh. Nevertheless, every time I travel onboard an airplane, I mentally prepare to eat the person next to me.
"21.10.2016 19:28:55" news.nationalpost.com Gatineau woman registers three times legal blood-alcohol limit after picking up child at daycare The driver resisted arrest before being brought to the station, where she was given two breath tests, according to the police reports
"21.10.2016 19:26:42" business.financialpost.com Forget Europe. Canada can use CETA to get a far more harmonious deal... Andrew Lilico: The EU has got itself to a place where it finds it very difficult to make any international trade agreements From FP Comment: The EU has got itself to a place where it finds it very difficult to make any international trade agreements #business
"21.10.2016 19:17:22" news.nationalpost.com How one researcher is fighting cow farts — and climate change — by feeding the gassy beasts seaweed Cows' methane-filled farts and burps make them the largest animal contributors to climate change. But feeding them seaweed could cut the methane by 99 per cent Changing how cows burp could dramatically reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
"21.10.2016 19:10:05" news.nationalpost.com More than 600 UN staff fight choice of Wonder Woman as ambassador for women's empowerment A former adviser to the UN wrote on Twitter that Wonder Woman should use her 'lasso of truth' to expose the United Nations' 'hypocrisy' over the decision The petition says “a large-breasted white woman of impossible proportions, scantily clad in a shimmery, thigh-baring body suit with an American flag motif and knee-high boots” is not an appropriate spokeswoman for gender equity at the United Nations.
"21.10.2016 19:07:52" news.nationalpost.com Positive change or getting drunk to get over a breakup? Getting advice online may be easy, but it's not good Laura Hensley: Sure, getting advice is easier than ever, but it doesn't always mean it's good advice. Maybe the best plan would be to stick to private sessions with a therapist.
"21.10.2016 19:01:04" Financial Post Cobalt is critical to the lithium ion battery #business
"21.10.2016 17:51:16" news.nationalpost.com Washington Capitals' Daniel Winnik loses part of his ear blocking shot against Florida Panthers Winnik slid on the ice to block a Reilly Smith shot from the point midway through the third period and took the puck off his right ear "He was just fine. He was just missing a part of his ear." Via National Post Sports #sports
"21.10.2016 17:46:48" news.nationalpost.com After popping the question, Ottawa man submits city request to rename spot he did it 'proposal pond' 'Anyone can propose a name for something's that unnamed in the city'
"21.10.2016 17:43:07" business.financialpost.com Ambrose Evans-Pritchard: House of Cards, EU version There is no chance of political union or the creation of an EU treasury in the foreseeable future, which would in any case require a sweeping... From FP Comment: There is no chance of political union or the creation of an EU treasury in the foreseeable future, which would in any case require a sweeping change to the German constitution. #business
"21.10.2016 17:29:23" news.nationalpost.com While Keeping Up With the Joneses aims for easy laughs and thrills, it tries to hit too many targets at once Tina Hassannia: Keeping Up With the Joneses simply cannot keep up with the comedies it so clearly tries to imitate. 2 out of 4 stars.
"21.10.2016 17:26:39" business.financialpost.com Apple Watch Series 2 review: Faster and more capable with a stronger... Apple has released the second iteration of the Apple Watch and a revamped operating system to go with it — FP Tech Desk's Josh McConnell gives his... Apple has released the second iteration of the Apple Watch and a revamped operating system to go with it — FP Tech Desk's Josh McConnell gives his review. #tech
"21.10.2016 17:12:37" business.financialpost.com Why it's time to time to start talking about your end-of-year tax plans It's a good to think about registered plans now in case the looming Dec. 31st deadline interferes with your 2016 contribution plans Bear in mind the looming Dec. 31st deadline in case it interferes with your 2016 contribution plans
"21.10.2016 17:03:28" business.financialpost.com Twitter, Spotify, Amazon and Reddit among disrupted sites after attack... This is the latest in an increasingly menacing string of 'denial of service' attacks disrupting internet sites by overwhelming servers with web... This is the latest in an increasingly menacing string of 'denial of service' attacks disrupting internet sites by overwhelming servers with web traffic. #tech
"21.10.2016 16:59:29" news.nationalpost.com Planet nine from outer space 'Because Planet Nine is so massive and has an orbit tilted compared to the other planets, the solar system has no choice but to slowly twist out of alignment' Mysterious massive hypothetical object might be causing solar system to wobble
"21.10.2016 16:32:34" Breaking down Trump's economic proposals from the third debate Donald J. Trump said a lot of things during the third U.S. Presidential debate. We break down Trump's economic proposals.
"21.10.2016 16:31:59" Starbucks' new cold coffee made with nitrogen Is there too much ice in your iced drinks?
Starbucks Canada has come up with a solution: Adding nitrogen to your java.
"21.10.2016 16:28:03" news.nationalpost.com 'I love Bill. But you don't want to know what I think of Hillary': Arkansas spells trouble for Clinton Despite her history in the state, the Democrats are unlikely to take Arkansas. 'Looking at Mr. Trump, this is really a state that is almost perfectly designed for him' On a sticky afternoon in mid-September, in a strip mall on the fringes of Fayetteville, the regional Republican headquarters — wedged between a hair salon and a car parts shop — is sold out of Trump signs.
"21.10.2016 16:27:58" Canada's loneliest hero You've probably never heard of Curtis Barrett, the RCMP officer who shot the Parliament Hill gunman. He's never shared his story, until now.
"21.10.2016 16:20:09" National Post's cover photo Oh Jesus! New head on statue of Christ puts spotlight on Ontario church http://natpo.st/2efrFhy
"21.10.2016 16:20:08" news.nationalpost.com Put diaper change tables in men's bathrooms, Ontario dad's group pleads after changing kids on floor “I'm not the kind of guy (who) can do it on the floor or in the car . . . because space is of the essence for me,” said a 6-foot-9 dad.
"21.10.2016 16:13:19" news.nationalpost.com Oh Jesus! New head on statue of Christ puts spotlight on Ontario church The new head — a placeholder until the artist can sculpt a permanent replacement out of stone — has captured the attention of many in the parish
"21.10.2016 16:12:05" news.nationalpost.com Vancouver Canucks' record is perfect, so don't sweat the rest Because 4-0 is perfect, even if the Canucks aren't, and in one week they've already flown beyond what most believed them capable of Their record can't improve, but their play still might. Via National Post Sports #sports
"21.10.2016 16:09:43" news.nationalpost.com Toronto woman says Uber driver demanded oral sex for fare. When she refused, he offered to pay her Toronto police have charged at least three Uber drivers within the last year with sexual assault and had a warrant out for the arrest of another on the same charge This comes after a Toronto Uber driver was recently charged with sexual assault. It was the sixth involving an Uber driver in Ontario in the past year.
"21.10.2016 15:36:53" business.financialpost.com Crude rally may clinch Canada top stock market status in 2016 Gold's best run since 2010 pushed Canadian equities to the top spot among developed-market stocks this year and $50 crude could help them stay there 'There's still long-term quality names out there, especially in energy names that got thrown out with the bath water'
"21.10.2016 15:36:06" business.financialpost.com AT&T and Time Warner discussed possible merger in recent meetings: sources The talks, which at this stage are informal, have focused on building relations between the companies rather than establishing the terms of a... The talks, which at this stage are informal, have focused on building relations between the companies http://natpo.st/2eflgD7
"21.10.2016 15:21:48" news.nationalpost.com Why it's irresponsible for the publicly funded CBC to explain the news rather than provide it CBC.ca is getting in the op-ed game. But every dollar it spends on having someone explain the news is another it doesn't have to pay someone to actually go and find it Able to traverse a vast country without the top-line relevance of profitability, the CBC can provide a vital public service where others simply can't. Opinion is not one of those services.
"21.10.2016 14:58:12" news.nationalpost.com 'Kind of a miracle': Bruno, a Saskatchewan farm dog, fights for its life after 27 days trapped in a well The seven-year old chocolate labrador remains in intensive care after his Oct 14. rescue. 'There's so many people rooting for him and he's got such a strong will' His owner peered in and saw Bruno lying in the mud three metres below. The emaciated pet lifted his head and whimpered.
"21.10.2016 14:53:07" business.financialpost.com Weak retail sales result makes Canada rate cut more likely Canada's retail sales fell 0.1% in August. Meanwhile, consumer inflation accelerated for the first time in five months in September to 1.3%, below... 'A rate cut would help boost growth, but most of the impact would come by weakening the Canadian dollar further and thereby helping exporters'
"21.10.2016 14:47:58" news.nationalpost.com Ouija: Origin of Evil review Mike Flanagan directs this unwanted Ouija picture as though it were a career-defining opus Apparently the Ouija movie, a horror sequel no one wanted, is actually pretty good!
"21.10.2016 14:36:58" news.nationalpost.com The Blue Jays' outfield is in flux: A position-by-position look at Toronto's options for next season The Blue Jays have been talking internally about the off-season for a while now. Certain general targets are starting to emerge Next year is just around the corner. Via National Post Sports #sports
"21.10.2016 14:30:21" driving.ca Motor Mouth: The upsides of car-sharing are questionable Read between the lines of a recent study and you'll notice those who car-share tend to drive more, not less driving.ca: Theoretically, car-sharing cuts down on driving. Turns out, the exact opposite might be happening – it's encouraging more people to drive. #autos
"21.10.2016 14:25:02" Financial Post Appointed CFO in 2004, Janice Fukakusa steered RBC through turbulent markets with a steady hand, the bank said today #business
"21.10.2016 14:10:55" news.nationalpost.com Why you've never heard of this RCMP officer who shot the Parliament Hill gunman Canada's loneliest hero: While Kevin Vickers was hailed as a hero, Curtis Barrett's contribution was buried, redacted and generally forgotten, leading him into a downward spiral of PTSD.
"21.10.2016 14:10:23" business.financialpost.com 'In order to make something happen, you have to dream it first': Plan... Plan International Canada's CEO Caroline Riseboro speaks about slowing down to get ahead, asking good questions and being afraid in this leadership... 'It can be easy to become discouraged and to think: “We, or I, can't do this.” I've learned to challenge that negative thinking'
"21.10.2016 14:09:51" news.nationalpost.com Montana judge, under fire after jailing father only 43 days for incest, says he was heeding mother's wish What makes Judge John McKeon's sentencing unusual is that he has chosen to defend himself in public against the backlash The victim's mother, who walked in on the sexual abuse, wants their daughter to 'have an opportunity to heal the relationship.'
"21.10.2016 14:03:58" news.nationalpost.com Elite Iraq forces encounter a familiar foe near Mosul — armoured vehicles driven by suicide bombers ISIL's signature battlefield tactic, the weapons offered a glimpse at what Iraqi forces can expect as they close in on the extremists' biggest urban bastion ISIL militants unleashed at least nine suicide car and truck bombs against the advancing troops
"21.10.2016 13:38:58" news.nationalpost.com More than a quarter of Canadians are subjected to harassment on social media, new poll finds The harassment ranged insults to personal information posted without their approval to physical threats and sexual harassment As a result, some Canadians have been stalked in the real world, experienced a change in their family relationships, and were forced to move workplaces and schools.
"21.10.2016 13:35:14" FP Personal Finance At 65, self-employed Helen has a modest plan in mind for her golden years, but expensive investment products and no company pension are weighing on her budget. Family Finance helps out #business
"21.10.2016 13:34:04" business.financialpost.com Precision Drilling raises capex after smaller than expected loss, but... recision, which in July said oil producers were changing capital budgets due to the rally in crude prices, raised its 2016 capital expenditure... Green shoots of recovery in the Canadian oilpatch?
"21.10.2016 13:17:12" news.nationalpost.com Canada trades barbs with Russia as Stephane Dion blasts UN Security council for inaction in Syria In a special UN session, organized by Canada and supported by more than 70 countries, Canada hoped to ratchet up pressure on Russia and Syrian President Bashar Assad Dion called for an immediate end to airstrikes in the city of Aleppo and brushed aside a “pause” in the bombing instituted by Russia earlier this week.
"21.10.2016 13:12:46" Financial Post It's a crapshoot this morning #investing
"21.10.2016 13:12:24" Canoe.com The latest Over the Line, on the Blue Jays' exit (and Ryan Merritt NOT shaking in his boots) and more.
"21.10.2016 13:07:14" news.nationalpost.com Prosecutors allege Harold Martin III, at same firm as Edward Snowden, stole 'astonishing quantity' of data Prosecutors alleged that Martin took a top-secret document detailing 'specific operational plans against a known enemy of the United States,' but did not name the enemy Among the stolen documents — 'specific operational plans against a known enemy of the United States'.
"21.10.2016 12:36:22" business.financialpost.com Terence Corcoran: 100 million Canadians? We could only hope Under current policies, Canada's population might rise to 53 million by 2100, a painfully slow rate that fails to open the way to a growing economy The 100 million objective could be met by increasing immigration by only five per cent per year
"21.10.2016 12:33:30" business.financialpost.com Behind CETA's headlines: What Canadians need to know about the deal and what's at stake The deal matters, with Canada getting better access to a more than $17 trillion market with high per capita incomes. Here are three key points about CETA that Canadians need to know Three key points about CETA that Canadians need to know: http://natpo.st/2eqzkWf
"21.10.2016 12:06:02" Financial Post One of Canada's largest alternative mortgage lenders warns many of its new insured mortgage customers — mostly first-time home buyers — will have trouble meeting Ottawa's new mortgage rules #business
"21.10.2016 12:02:14" Financial Post Are you cheating on your bank? #business
"21.10.2016 11:06:04" Financial Post Your morning cheat sheet: Putting Alberta's idle wells to work could heat up the energy patch. And MetLife calls Snoopy a great friend, poor leader. Get these stories and more #executive
"21.10.2016 10:58:22" Financial Post BREAKING! Bombardier is cutting another 7,500 jobs around the world over the next two years, including about 2,000 across Canada #business
"21.10.2016 03:58:32" news.nationalpost.com Donald Trump booed as good humoured speech at New York charity event turns caustic The annual Alfred E. Smith foundation dinner is traditionally a time when campaign hostilities between the two presidential nominees are set aside. Not this year “Hillary believes that it's vital to deceive the people by having one public policy and a totally different policy in private. Here she is tonight, in public, pretending not to hate Catholics.”
Funny stuff, Donald.
"21.10.2016 03:19:10" news.nationalpost.com 'Very real challenges': Slow economy could add billions to federal deficit, Bill Morneau warns The finance minister, when asked, wouldn't say if he'll introduce new spending in the fall economic statement to boost the stubbornly sluggish Canadian economy The Bank of Canada now forecasts real gross domestic product to grow just 1.1 per cent in 2016, down from a July projection of 1.3 per cent.
"21.10.2016 02:58:00" business.financialpost.com Terence Corcoran: 100 million Canadians? We could only hope Under current policies, Canada's population might rise to 53 million by 2100, a painfully slow rate that fails to open the way to a growing economy With 100 million Canadians, the dynamics of human interaction, economies of scale, larger numbers of entrepreneurs and creative talent, bigger cities and broader markets would turn Canada into an even greater country than it is today. One might even say
"21.10.2016 01:53:51" news.nationalpost.com Matthew Fisher: Turning the spotlight on the complex, brutal and largely forgotten war in Yemen While all the attention is on Syria, Yemen's conflict has grown into a deadly 'proxy war between the Saudis and Iran,' without a word from the Canadian government “I have not seen anything anywhere where he has condemned the Saudis for airstrikes in Yemen that clearly need to stop. The talk that they are targeted strikes is hooey,” says Canadian Grant Kippen, who lived in Yemen until it became too dangerous.
"21.10.2016 01:06:35" news.nationalpost.com Universities crack down on offensive Halloween costumes at campus parties 'Is there no room anymore for a child or young person to be a little bit obnoxious … a little bit inappropriate or provocative or, yes, offensive?,' one critic wrote Across North America, growing numbers of campuses are restricting what Halloween costumes students wear, in the name of creating an inclusive environment and paying respect to marginalized groups.
"21.10.2016 00:01:07" news.nationalpost.com Three strikes and the ham-handed NFL is out on concussions, domestic violence and deflated balls Cam Cole: Of course, this is football, and the sport is permitted an unlimited number of whiffs without seeing more than a slight dip in TV ratings The NFL truly is the Teflon league.
"20.10.2016 23:09:16" news.nationalpost.com Liberals look to build consensus on economy as Morneau gets first report from advisory panel The federal finance minister is getting advice from his hand-picked, blue-chip Advisory Council on Economic Growth — and maybe some political cover The panel's recommendations, which include a smart infrastructure program and a doubling of immigration levels, sound quite Liberal.
"20.10.2016 22:44:52" business.financialpost.com Here's how to avoid being bumped from a flight Business travellers regularly identify air travel as the most problematic aspect of their journeys. Business travel writer Camilla Cornell identifies some of the biggest complaints about travelling and how to ease some of the pain. FP Entrepreneur
"20.10.2016 22:19:12" news.nationalpost.com Christie Blatchford: Most jurors emerge remarkably unscathed after even the most horrendous trials This week it came out that one of the jurors who convicted Michael Rafferty in 2012 of killing Tori Stafford, is claiming she suffered vicarious PTSD from the trial Hundreds of them do it every year actually, emerge from the metaphorical darkness of courthouses into the bright light of real life, forever changed, but not broken. — Blatchford
"20.10.2016 22:00:29" National Post Sports A year ago, the winger wasn't among the top NHL draft prospects and wasn't even considered the best player of his age in Finland.
"20.10.2016 21:28:24" business.financialpost.com John Romero: School is unnecessary, Nintendo Switch should have been a phone, AR is more important than VR After a keynote speech at GameON in Toronto, the charmingly outspoken game industry personality offered a few more thoughts for Post Arcade DOOM creator John Romero sat down with the Post to give his thoughts on VR, if you need to go to school to make games, killing Nazis and the Nintendo Switch.
"20.10.2016 21:04:34" news.nationalpost.com Raptors face tall task in trying to contain mountainous Detroit Pistons centre Andre Drummond When Toronto opens the season against Detroit next Wednesday, one key goal will be limiting Drummond's touches. That's easier said then done Drummond is right near the top of the list when it comes to the planet's best examples of size, speed, strength and athleticism — all in one package.
"20.10.2016 20:47:37" business.financialpost.com Canadians are going to feel a lot more climate-policy pain than just the... Jack Mintz: New Trudeau government regulations will raise the effective carbon price well above $50 per tonne From FP Comment: New Trudeau government regulations will raise the effective carbon price well above $50 per tonne. #business
"20.10.2016 19:36:12" news.nationalpost.com Piece by piece, a Siberian town stakes a claim as humanity's cradle — where early man and Neanderthals mingled Fossils found in a local cave point to interbreeding between ancient hominids. 'If there was love between them, they must have been attracted to each other' "Maybe it was a golden age, when all these types lived peacefully together."
"20.10.2016 19:19:59" business.financialpost.com Trudeau helps Amazon Canada open high-tech facility, says it will create... The prime minister says this new initiative by the Internet retail giant is evidence that large multinational companies believe that Canada is a... The prime minister says this new initiative by the Internet retail giant is evidence that large multinational companies believe that Canada is a good place to invest. #business
"20.10.2016 19:03:59" business.financialpost.com Canada's mortgage brokers find ways around new lending rules Brokers are planning to direct more borrowers to the so-called shadow lending market where private investors are eager to lend at rates that could... 'It pushes Canadians into private second mortgages, and it's just costing more and more money for these people'
"20.10.2016 18:40:50" news.nationalpost.com The great maple syrup heist: Trial opens in largest theft ever investigated by Quebec police Investigators found that over a 12-month period in 2011 and 2012, nearly 3,000 tonnes of syrup valued at $18,721,000 went missing The purloined syrup was pumped into a black market that undermines the quotas and prices established by the Federation of Quebec Maple Syrup Producers
"20.10.2016 18:36:32" news.nationalpost.com Quebec minor hockey coach who assigned push-ups as punishment for losing suspended for season Louis Isabella reportedly ordered his 11- and 12-year-old players to do dozens of push-ups after a 7-2 loss. Now, he'll sit out until May 2017 The team is currently finding another coach for the rest of the season.
"20.10.2016 18:32:11" news.nationalpost.com A B.C. city is building 'red zones' to banish repeat offenders from its downtown. Can cities really do that? Regina did it, First Nations communities do it, and now a part of Maple Ridge is doing it Covering a roughly 15-block section of Maple Ridge's core known for its high crime, it would be a “designated area” where habitual offenders could be arrested on sight.
"20.10.2016 18:20:41" news.nationalpost.com Telling moments: Photos from aftermath of debate suggest Trump knows he's lost One smiled, the other scowled. One descended into a crowd of supporters, the other was protectively surrounded by family. One will be president, the other will not.
"20.10.2016 18:17:41" news.nationalpost.com 'If I win:' Trump ramps up rhetoric over whether he will respect the will of Americans Following debate shocker, Trump ups the ante at a rally in Ohio
"20.10.2016 18:07:03" business.financialpost.com Putting Alberta's idle wells to work could heat up the energy patch With 84,100 inactive oil and gas wells scattered across Alberta, one solution that is being tested is to turn at least some of those well into... How converting idled oil and gas wells into geothermal hubs could breathe new life into Alberta's oillpatch
"20.10.2016 17:53:52" news.nationalpost.com The society crasher At the National Club in downtown Toronto, an attendant has special instructions to watch out for a 62-year-old with wispy white hair and a moustache One man has been living Toronto's high life, at private clubs and upscale condos, allegedly without paying for it.
"20.10.2016 17:25:53" news.nationalpost.com How to become a food pic pro: Tips to elicit pangs of hunger and envy in your Instagram followers Their Instagram photos are a rainbow of heirloom tomatoes, and yours are dark and grainy. But you can easily make your feed a feast for the eyes 11 simple ideas for #instafood success
"20.10.2016 17:19:50" news.nationalpost.com Argonauts didn't give Toronto a reason to show up, and now the Grey Cup is paying the price Cam Cole: It sounded like a good idea at the time, awarding the 104th Grey Cup to Toronto It turns out the stadium wasn't the CFL's problem in Toronto. Via National Post Sports #sports
"20.10.2016 17:07:22" news.nationalpost.com Quebec premier promises inquiry after woman levels sex assault complaint against MNA The woman spoke Wednesday evening during a rally at Université Laval to support victims of sexual assault
"20.10.2016 16:45:14" driving.ca Supercar Review: 2017 Nissan GT-R Nissan takes its point-and-squirt GT-R supercar and turns up the boost to absurdity driving.ca: If someone ever offers you a ride in a Nissan GT-R, you take it. It's the closest you'll ever get to riding in a Millennium Falcon. #autos
"20.10.2016 16:41:37" business.financialpost.com Great friend, poor leader: Snoopy gets the boot by MetLife after 31 years The largest U.S. life insurer announced Thursday that it will phase out the use of Snoopy and Peanuts characters in its marketing The largest U.S. life insurer announced Thursday that it will phase out the use of Snoopy and Peanuts characters in its marketing. #business
"20.10.2016 16:40:47" news.nationalpost.com Will the Toronto Blue Jays bring back Jose Bautista? One of many awkward questions for the offseason Scott Stinson: The whole scene was laboured and awkward, which makes it a fine metaphor for the upcoming offseason There is a lot to sort out, and it won't be easy. Via National Post Sports #sports
"20.10.2016 16:39:34" news.nationalpost.com Jannik Hansen overcomes staggering odds to become perpetual fixture in Canucks' lineup Vancouver has undergone seismic change on and off the ice in the last decade, but the former 287th overall pick is still around — and that's important How long has Hansen been around? He's one of five Vancouver Canucks who played with team president Trevor Linden.
"20.10.2016 16:25:50" news.nationalpost.com Minister in charge of electoral reform misses deadline to share town hall results on potential voting changes That seems fishy to some MPs on the special parliamentary committee, which is trying to meet its own tight deadline to provide Liberals a list of recommendations "I'd have thought they'd be crawling over the table to get her to committee, certainly to reassure the Canadians."
"20.10.2016 16:19:16" news.nationalpost.com For Sale: For fans of Sir Ian Fleming's Canadian days, a home adjacent to Camp X spy-training site The idea of James Bond may have been hatched mere metres away Realtors say this all the time, but here it's true: It's like having a cottage in the city (well, Whitby...)
(from Post Homes)
"20.10.2016 16:08:06" news.nationalpost.com At 94, sick, tired and living alone, 'Dad got the death he wanted' In July, around the time of his 94th birthday, Richard Brown told his eldest son he "wasn't planning on adding another digit" to his age.
"20.10.2016 16:05:50" Financial Post Odds of a rate cut in Canada went from zero to one in five in one day #business
"20.10.2016 15:57:03" business.financialpost.com Fixing Canadian health care with a TripAdvisor for hospitals How can Canadians enjoy efficient, high-quality health care? Rank those hospitals 'Hospitals competing for patients can use quality reports to promote their services and quality level, with those offering higher quality being able to attract more patients'
"20.10.2016 15:43:44" business.financialpost.com New MacBook Pro on Oct. 27? What to expect at Apple's event as it gets... The Mac upgrades will be the first since 2015, save for the 12-inch MacBook receiving a new rose gold finish and slightly faster processors in April The Mac upgrades will be the first since 2015, save for the 12-inch MacBook receiving a new rose gold finish and slightly faster processors in April. #business
"20.10.2016 15:40:09" business.financihttp Check out this link CIBC Capital Markets says TD Bank could afford to inject $1.5 billion into a possible joint bid with TD Ameritrade for discount brokerage Scottrade without compromising regulatory capital ratios
"20.10.2016 15:32:23" business.financialpost.com The big lentil price boom goes bust as Canadian output surges Canada will see its lentil and pea output jump to record levels which has sent prices sinking and consumers scrambling to renegotiate contracts Canada will see its lentil and pea production jump to record levels this year.
"20.10.2016 15:28:09" business.financialpost.com Google signs CBS for web TV offering, in talks with other major studios:... The offering — known as a 'skinny bundle' because it will have fewer channels than typical cable — will cost US$30 to US$40 a month, the sources say The offering — known as a 'skinny bundle' because it will have fewer channels than typical cable — will cost US$30 to US$40 a month, the sources say. #business
"20.10.2016 15:16:02" business.financialpost.com Fixt dials into a relatively uncontested market in same-day smart phone... Years of telecom industry experience and some personal memories of cellphone accidents led to the creation of repair service Fixt Repairing your cellphone isn't your carriers business, getting people to join the network is. FP Entrepreneur
"20.10.2016 15:03:39" business.financialpost.com Raising U.S. interest rates now would make recession even more likely Liquidity in the U.S. is drying up and the likelihood of a recession next year is rising yet the Fed has set the course for a rise in interest... 'We think the U.S. is heading for recession by the spring of 2017'
"20.10.2016 14:59:24" news.nationalpost.com R.A. Dickey's time with Toronto Blue Jays comes to a quiet end Once a prized acquisition in a December 2012 trade with, the 41-year-old knuckleballer and pending free agent is now an afterthought "That's the thing that's most valuable to me, all the relationships I've been able to establish and grow over time here. That's hard for me. That's going to be the most difficult part." Via National Post Sports #sports
"20.10.2016 14:56:46" news.nationalpost.com Den Tandt: Trump won't reach out to disgruntled Democrats, and can't even satisfy Republicans Trump turned in a braying, scowling, often incoherent performance, which he capped, astonishingly, by declining to say he'd accept the voters' verdict Nov. 8 ' It was a display of incompetence and ignorance to put all Trump's previous forays to shame'
"20.10.2016 14:55:43" business.financialpost.com From dairy farm to bath, this product was scripted for a deal From seizing on the idea of putting bath salts in a vintage milk bottle, to formulating the product, packaging and distribution, the dragon felt... "I watch Dragons' Den religiously and knew there was no way I could compete with the large bath and beauty brands head on," says entrepreneur Leslie Scott. Dragons' Den BDC Walton Wood Farm
"20.10.2016 14:45:10" driving.ca Winter Tires: Here's how to save money and stay on the road Let's face it, snow tires aren't cheap. But with a little due diligence, you can save a lot on your next set of winter rubbers driving.ca: Need winter tires this year? Better get 'em before it's too late! #autos
"20.10.2016 14:44:17" news.nationalpost.com From Baywatch bombshell to barricade-stormer: The incredible evolution of Pamela Anderson The star, who has taken on a stronger activist role in recent years, denies it is a calculated reinvention. 'I've always been authentic. Except for the boobs' Baywatch made Anderson a household name in the Nineties. Can that Pamela Anderson really be this same political fighter, who thinks nothing of visiting a discredited political exile and dashing off a letter to the British Prime Minister?
"20.10.2016 14:31:06" Krief covers John Lennon's 'Grow Old with Me' for NP Sessions Krief covers John Lennon for #NPSessions
More at http://www.nationalpost.com/sessions
"20.10.2016 14:17:36" news.nationalpost.com A sad ending for Toronto Blue Jays' Jose Bautista, Edwin Encarnacion Steve Simmons: The end of another magical season. The end, quite likely, for Bautista as one of the great Blue Jays to ever play It isn't just Bautista and Encarnacion whose futures are in flux, but they're the two who matter most. Via National Post Sports #sports
"20.10.2016 14:09:50" business.financialpost.com Nintendo Switch is the official name for the NX. Watch the trailer here The Switch, formerly known only as the "NX," is Nintendo's new system, the Japanese company revealed in a short trailer Thursday
"20.10.2016 14:06:14" news.nationalpost.com Mark Zuckerberg defends tech mogul Peter Thiel after he donated $1.25M to Trump Zuckerberg warned that severing ties with Thiel because of his political views would be a troubling precedent
"20.10.2016 14:06:10" Financial Post Lululemon rolling up its mats in Canada? #business
"20.10.2016 13:58:37" business.financialpost.com Damage control: How to rebuild a professional reputation in six steps What to do when something goes wrong and you've got to rebuild your reputation 'It's natural for people to worry about how others perceive them, but that concern increases tenfold when it's your professional reputation'
"20.10.2016 13:55:52" news.nationalpost.com Couple behind daring theft of $10K diamond in Saint John linked to similar heists across Canada The thieves present themselves as a middle-aged couple arguing over how many carats to buy, and then switch real diamonds with fakes while salespeople are distracted The most recent reported robbery was at a store in Charlottetown, where police said the same couple that hit Saint John “managed to swap useless stones for two diamonds valued at approximately $20,000.”
"20.10.2016 13:29:16" news.nationalpost.com Conservatives take aim at finance minister over fundraiser in Halifax 'These Liberals look like the old Liberals,' one Tory MP fumes
"20.10.2016 13:28:07" business.financialpost.com New Tesla models to be equipped with — deactivated — self-driving... Elon Musk wants to put cars on an accelerated path to driving autonomously, equipping each new Tesla Motors Inc. model with the hardware needed for... The self-driving technology would be installed in all of its models, including the much-anticipated Model 3 sedan, which is expected to reach the United States market next year.
"20.10.2016 13:01:33" news.nationalpost.com Angelina Jolie and her kids meet with FBI agents over Brad Pitt's child abuse allegations The actors had reportedly clashed over Pitt's style of parenting following an incident with 15-year-old son Maddox on a private plane trip from France to Los Angeles On Tuesday, two FBI agents paid a visit to Jolie's home in Malibu, California, where they spent more than three hours interviewing the actress and her family.
"20.10.2016 12:59:25" news.nationalpost.com Man accused of Tinder 'murder' after his date fell from his 14th floor balcony found not guilty An Australian court heard an audio recording made on the accused's phone that captured an altercation between the pair, as well as the fatal fall Prosecutors did not allege that Gable Tostee threw Wright to her death, but had argued she was so scared of Warriena Tostee that she fell 14 floors while trying to escape from his apartment.
"20.10.2016 12:52:30" news.nationalpost.com Shock after Donald Trump calls Hillary Clinton 'such a nasty woman' during the debate As she continued talking Trump interjected, “Such a nasty woman.” He raised his right hand to point his finger and shook his head When Trump claimed that “nobody has more respect for women than I do,” some audience members in Las Vegas laughed.
"20.10.2016 12:30:31" Financial Post Uh-oh market outlook just took turn for the worse #investing
"20.10.2016 12:24:52" news.nationalpost.com Trump's 'bad hombres' comment raises hackles on both sides of the border What does that even mean? One person of Latin descent wondered
"20.10.2016 12:20:42" Financial Post 'The CRTC's regulatory decisions have often become inconsistent, heavy-handed, and counterproductive' #tech
"20.10.2016 12:17:24" business.financialpost.com Despite recent disasters, nearly half of Alberta businesses don't carry... News entrepreneurs can use: Disruption insurance low priority for Alberta firms; passion drives millennial startups; and manufacturers set... A survey found 23 per cent of small businesses in Alberta have experienced significant disruption in their business, yet 45 per cent of those surveyed said they did not carry disruption insurance.
"20.10.2016 12:01:34" news.nationalpost.com Debate fact check: Once again, Donald Trump shows a disregard for facts An analysis of the debate shows Trump was wrong more often than Clinton
"20.10.2016 04:41:19" news.nationalpost.com Kelly McParland: Donald Trump's debate performance suggests a man who thinks he's lost No presidential candidate in living memory has declined to accept the results, even in cases decided by much thinner margins than Trump is confronted with It may be that Trump realizes his chances of victory are slim, and soon he will lose the easy access he has enjoyed to the largest audience of his life. — McParland
"20.10.2016 03:43:19" news.nationalpost.com Ontario rights complaint over local hockey teams with indigenous names could set national precedent Mississauga doesn't plan to argue whether or not the team names are offensive, but whether it's the city's place to tell leagues what they can or can't name their teams Legal experts say if the move succeeds, it could force other cities to take notice of the issue and open the door to more challenges based on similar grounds.
"20.10.2016 02:03:10" news.nationalpost.com Chris Selley: Hope for 'transformative' transit in Toronto comes from province, not city council Even if an out-of-control monster called Metrolinx is in charge, and even if the Liberals richly deserve defeat, many commuters may struggle to dismiss this pitch For now, if nothing else, Wynne still has something pretty meaningful to offer voters in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area: $16 billion or so (of their money) to make it easier to navigate a rapidly growing region in a way that residents of many other
"20.10.2016 01:06:32" news.nationalpost.com John Gibbons will return in 2017, but 'anything's possible' for rest of Blue Jays this off-season 'Obviously, we've got some free agents we've got to deal with,' said Toronto president Mark Shapiro — namely, Edwin Encarnacion and Jose Bautista As quiet as the Toronto Blue Jays' season came to a close, the coming months will be anything but.
"20.10.2016 00:35:02" news.nationalpost.com Class action accuses one of Canada's biggest nursing-home companies of neglecting residents The lawsuit was prompted by the case of Ross Jones, who allegedly spent his last days in agony from an infected sore left untreated by a Revera Inc. facility Though it is a private business, Mississauga, Ont.-based Revera is wholly owned by the Public Sector Pension Investment Board, a federal Crown corporation. Revera owns or operates 500 facilities in Canada, the U.S. and the U.K.
"20.10.2016 00:25:15" news.nationalpost.com Christie Blatchford: Hull's induction all about his hockey His induction was an acknowledgement of his greatness as an athlete, nothing more Christie Blatchford: His induction was an acknowledgement of his greatness as an athlete, nothing more
"19.10.2016 23:31:53" news.nationalpost.com B.C. Lions coach Wally Buono urges teams to accept 'innovative things' at perilous time for CFL 'We have to attract more fans,' the longtime bench boss said. 'We're losing 'em. So don't cry about it if you're not willing to do anything about it' “My thing is, I've been in the CFL 44 years. You gotta stop thinking about yourself and start thinking about the league."
"19.10.2016 23:16:05" news.nationalpost.com Andrew Coyne: Is Trudeau trying to pull a fast one on electoral reform? He should clarify whether reform being 'less compelling' now that his blessed self is in power, he is describing the public's opinion or his own It really sounds like Justin Trudeau is waffling on #electoralreform, writes Andrew Coyne
"19.10.2016 23:12:54" news.nationalpost.com Bloody nose-biting incident during drunken brawl at N.S. wake an assault not self-defence: judge 'Nobody keeps his balance with his teeth. … People do not bite into other people to maintain posture,' the judge ruled, quashing Randall MacLean's defence Is it even possible to bite a nose in self-defence?
"19.10.2016 23:02:20" news.nationalpost.com Blue Jays eliminated in ALCS for second straight year after shutout Game 5 loss to Cleveland Scott Stinson: In a season that never quite lived up to expectations, this — a 3-0, do-or-die defeat at home — was a particularly dispiriting way to finish For the Toronto Blue Jays, it was a bleak end to a series that was all kinds of odd.
"19.10.2016 22:34:39" news.nationalpost.com 'Thank you for not drinking and driving': Alberta restaurant leaves thank you notes on abandoned cars 'Life is valuable, have a great weekend' reads the letter, left on a car abandoned overnight in the parking lot of an Original Joe's Yes, thank you.
"19.10.2016 22:29:09" business.financialpost.com William Watson: There's hope after President Hillary in the airport... The home stretch of the most trash-talking U.S. election in memory was an interesting time to visit with American conservatives From FP Comment: The home stretch of the most trash-talking U.S. election in memory was an interesting time to visit with American conservatives. #business
"19.10.2016 22:01:42" business.financialpost.com Power companies told to bill customers monthly, a $10-million cost that... The Ontario Energy Board, whose 'goal is to promote a viable and efficient energy sector,' ordered the change in April and is now beginning to roll... The Ontario Energy Board, whose 'goal is to promote a viable and efficient energy sector,' ordered the change in April and is now beginning to roll it out across the province. #business
"19.10.2016 21:56:40" news.nationalpost.com Canada's big city mayors like Trudeau's style but want to see more infrastructure cash The federal government's ability to write cheques to towns and cities has been vastly curtailed because the deficit is growing much more rapidly than predicted It's hard to spend money when there is no money.
"19.10.2016 21:44:01" business.financialpost.com A housing policy is being created for the whole country based on markets... There is almost a sense of bewilderment in places like Halifax and Edmonton or Montreal, where people wonder what overheated housing market anyone... There is almost a sense of bewilderment in places like Halifax and Edmonton or Montreal, where people wonder what overheated housing market anyone is talking about. #business
"19.10.2016 20:54:39" news.nationalpost.com Derrick Rose cleared in lawsuit alleging he and two friends gang-raped his unconscious ex-girlfriend The jury reached the verdict Wednesday in Los Angeles federal court after hearing dramatically different accounts of the August 2013 sexual encounter Rose's friends were also cleared.
"19.10.2016 20:28:22" business.financialpost.com Peter Foster: The UN sings, dances and digs itself into a climate hole... The UN official expects reporters to hold politicians to account for following its agenda, not question it From FP Comment: The UN official expects reporters to hold politicians to account for following its agenda, not question it. #business
"19.10.2016 20:16:02" news.nationalpost.com Your early Oscars tip sheet: Never count out Meryl, obviously, but will Mel Gibson have a shot? Modest but meaningful seems to be the thing for the Best Movie hopefuls. An no, it's not too soon to start speculating on who will be nominated Psychological studies rule. And, there are assorted biopics, a few sci-fi flicks, some yearning fantasies, a couple of crime capers, and the cinematic re-imagining of an celebrated play.
"19.10.2016 20:13:13" business.financialpost.com Mountain Equipment Co-op takes its sales strategy to the great outdoors Mountain Equipment Co-op is opening five of its cavernous outfitting stores this year, the most in a year since a group of outdoor enthusiasts... “If we want to get people off the couch and out the door, we have to be relevant to a new generation of people." http://natpo.st/2emwnWZ
"19.10.2016 20:06:14" news.nationalpost.com Russia has its permanent airbase in Syria. Now it's looking at Cuba and Vietnam Moscow is bringing to life Putin's vision of Russia as a global military power, at a time when tensions with the U.S. are as high as they've been since the Cold War Putin is bringing to life his vision of Russia as a global military power, at a time when tensions between Moscow and Washington are as high as they've been since the Cold War.
"19.10.2016 20:02:45" news.nationalpost.com Windsor Humane Society apologizes for Trump-inspired campaign asking public to 'grab a pussy' The ad was meant to inform the public that all shelter cats over six months old can be adopted for $50 'You don't have to be a star to grab a pussy… cat,' the ad joked.
"19.10.2016 19:59:29" news.nationalpost.com New Zealand police hope discovery of remains brings 'closure' to missing Ottawa man's family Connor Hayes, 25, and his girlfriend Joanna Lam, of Kingston, were killed in September 2013 while vacationing in New Zealand
"19.10.2016 19:38:10" news.nationalpost.com Vancouver Canucks fans jump in to finish national anthems after singer's mic cuts out Jim Byrnes' mic cut out shortly before the end of the Star-Spangled Banner. That was no problem for the Vancouver fans Vancouver Canucks fans get the job done. Via National Post Sports #sports
"19.10.2016 19:14:55" Financial Post BREAKING ! Hundreds out of work as Canada's biggest pipeline company cuts 530 jobs #business
"19.10.2016 19:13:09" Financial Post Canadians came very close to a rate cut today #business
"19.10.2016 18:59:50" news.nationalpost.com The U.S. government won't buy this $19-million stealth boat — or let anyone else buy it The American businessman who created the Ghost faces financial ruin because the government won't let him sell it
"19.10.2016 18:59:37" news.nationalpost.com 'We always put funny stuff out there': Manager of London autoshop defends 'clown lives matter' sign Napa AutoPro took down the sign and apologized on Facebook hours after an employee defended it, saying it was 'just a joke.'
"19.10.2016 18:30:17" business.financialpost.com Transport Canada warns some Ram pickups at risk of fire from alternator... Transport Canada issued a recall notice for about 10,000 Ram pickup trucks and other Fiat Chrysler vehicles, which have 220-amp alternators that... 'The problem can be corrected by replacing the alternator'
"19.10.2016 18:18:11" business.financialpost.com Canadians not yet buying into idea of online grocery shopping as... Skeptics may believe online grocery shopping will never catch on, but that was said about many categories that eventually developed a steady and... Skeptics may believe online grocery shopping will never catch on, but that was said about many categories that eventually developed a steady and growing presence. #business
"19.10.2016 18:15:18" driving.ca First Drive: 2017 Honda Civic Hatchback Honda's playful Civic hatch make it one of the most fun entries in the compact segment driving.ca: There's a reason why the Honda Civic has been Canada's best-selling car for the past 18 years. #autos
"19.10.2016 17:37:00" news.nationalpost.com For Sale: Modern Venice apartment in 15th-C palazzo that Mozart once lived in; 6,500sf, 6 bdrms, $6.5M reserve auction Hope off the water taxi at your water gate and slip effortlessly into Italian life Complete with your own gondola dock!
(From Post Homes)
"19.10.2016 17:33:56" news.nationalpost.com Anna Kendrick acts, sings, writes and earns millions — and she's only just getting started If she's a nobody, then what hope is there for the rest of us?
"19.10.2016 17:30:27" news.nationalpost.com It's a contract year for Toronto Raptors' Patrick Patterson, and he wants to get paid Many athletes give cliched answers and rarely say what they are really thinking, so kudos to Patrick Patterson for his honesty With the salary cap exploding upward, Patterson will double, maybe even triple his previous annual salary. Via National Post Sports #sports
"19.10.2016 17:24:43" news.nationalpost.com Shea Weber heralded as 'true leader' with Canadiens after blockbuster swap of P.K. Subban Subban was Montreal's most popular player, but didn't fit coach Michel Therrien's blue-collar philosophy. 'This guy is all business,' Therrien said of Weber They're both elite defencemen in their own regard, but Weber and Subban are polar opposites in personality and style of play.
"19.10.2016 17:13:21" news.nationalpost.com 'I was retired, content, and then I fell': Phil Collins on alcoholism, a growing risk among the 50-plus A study of more than 9,000 people says drinking among the over-50s had become a hidden phenomenon, with the higher somebody's income the more at risk they are "It's a very hidden population."
"19.10.2016 17:05:04" Krief 'Heaven Into Rust' // NP Sessions Krief performs 'Heaven into Rust' for #NPSessions
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"19.10.2016 16:44:32" news.nationalpost.com Vancouver's Cobie Smulders teams up with Tom Cruise for some action in Jack Reacher: Never Go Back As Major Turner, Smulders was also required to fight martial-arts style and run for her life on more than one occasion; not a problem except for an unfortunate incident Weeks before she had to start her training, Cobie Smulders broke her leg in her New York apartment.
“I've always been quite a klutz.”
"19.10.2016 16:42:16" news.nationalpost.com B.C. MP Peter Julian considers bid for leadership of New Democratic Party And then there was ... one? Peter Julian drops duties as House leader to study leadership bid
"19.10.2016 16:21:36" news.nationalpost.com Four days ago, a man's body washed ashore on Lake Huron. Police still have no idea who it is The man had no tattoos or scars, appeared to be middle-aged, had a thin to medium build, was balding and was 5'9" tall, police said.
"19.10.2016 16:15:34" business.financialpost.com Arcades filled with virtual reality systems on the rise, bank on gamer... Several of these facilities already operate in Canada, including Ctrl V, which opened its first Waterloo, Ont., location last June Several of these facilities already operate in Canada, including Ctrl V, which opened its first Waterloo, Ont., location last June. #business
"19.10.2016 16:07:13" business.financialpost.com Belgian region rejects deadline to sign EU-Canada deal Belgium's Wallonia President Paul Magnette rejects a Friday deadline to sign the Comprehensive Economic Trade Agreement and wants a full... 'This is a hiccup, but I don't think it's going to derail such an important negotiation'
"19.10.2016 16:00:32" driving.ca Top 10 obscure, ticket-triggering driving rules in Canada When you cross provincial borders you're dealing with a new set of rules, so it's good to review some of the lesser-known laws driving.ca: If you're hogging the left lane in B.C., that could cost you $167 and three points. That should be enforced everywhere else in Canada, too. #autos
"19.10.2016 16:00:20" business.financialpost.com Peter Tertazkian: With US$60 the new US$90 for oil, long term projects... No more multi-billion-dollar, decade-plus projects that are subject to long-term vagaries. Like a traditional navy suit, investing in short-cycle... A US$90-per-barrel breakeven cost has become about as appealing to an oil investor as a wide necktie to a millennial. http://natpo.st/2e83IIS
"19.10.2016 15:54:42" news.nationalpost.com Unsung Toronto Blue Jays bullpen comes through against Cleveland Through the first three games of the ALCS, wells of ink were spilled — and rightfully so — about Cleveland's bullpen dominance “Our bullpen doesn't get as much love as some bullpens, but they get the job done.” Via National Post Sports #sports
"19.10.2016 15:53:10" news.nationalpost.com Edmonton Catholic school trustees want cable companies to stop offering pornographic content One trustee said pornography ' has such a terrible, terrible effect on students'
"19.10.2016 15:37:08" news.nationalpost.com China — banned from ISS — succesfully sends astronauts to its own, smaller, space station A pair of Chinese astronauts arrived for a month-long stay early Wednesday, as China's sixth and longest crewed mission gets underway in earnest.
"19.10.2016 15:30:52" business.financialpost.com SoundCloud brings subscription music streaming service SoundCloud Go to... The service introduces a large library of licensed music from major labels, an offline mode to listen to audio without using data and is free of... The service introduces a large library of licensed music from major labels, an offline mode to listen to audio without using data and is free of advertisements. #business
"19.10.2016 15:29:51" news.nationalpost.com Chrystia Freeland meets Wallonian PM to try to overcome CETA impasse Canada continues efforts to sign a historic trade agreement with most countries in Europe
"19.10.2016 15:00:56" news.nationalpost.com Earth's 16-month record heat streak ends with slightly cooler September September marked the first time in 16 months that the globe didn't set yet another record for being the hottest since records began
"19.10.2016 14:59:19" news.nationalpost.com North Korean zoo features chimp with a pack-a-day habit ... but officials insist she doesn't inhale.
"19.10.2016 14:58:50" business.financialpost.com Netflix is taking over Hollywood, and Hollywood isn't thrilled Netflix's aggressive hiring from rival media companies is stirring up tension in Hollywood 'The more they own, the more they control'
"19.10.2016 14:54:34" news.nationalpost.com Influx of 'child' refugees from Calais into Britain raises concern some are not minors "They are hulking teenagers who look older than 18," a Tory MP said. "I'm all for helping the genuine children, but the well of goodwill is rapidly being exhausted here."
"19.10.2016 14:43:08" news.nationalpost.com Underwater drone to hunt for MH370 in desolate stretch of Indian Ocean where sonar contacts found Poor weather has, until now, prevented ships from deploying the drone. With the weather improving, a video camera-equipped vehicle will scrutinize the sonar contacts Ships have less than 10,000 square kilometres left to scour of the 120,000-square kilometre search zone.
"19.10.2016 14:35:20" news.nationalpost.com Recapturing Mosul from ISIL pales compared to what comes next Military victory will take months, and the city that will remain will almost certainly be devastated.
"19.10.2016 14:28:45" news.nationalpost.com Video shows Mexican judge who sent drug lord 'El Chapo' to prison being shot in the head while jogging A video shows a man creeping up behind Vicente Antonio Bermudez Zacarias while he was jogging outdoors and shooting him in the back of the head.
"19.10.2016 14:27:13" Financial Post BREAKING! Bank of Canada keeps interest rate at 0.5%, admits growth slower than expected #business
"19.10.2016 14:12:08" news.nationalpost.com Setting a marathon record at age 85, training in a cemetery and 20-year-old racing shoes: 20 Questions with Ed Whitlock Ed Whitlock is hardly hibernating after setting a new world record in the 85- to 89-year-old age category on Sunday "I don't pay much attention to the scenery when I'm running. I'm more worried about my own misery than anything else." Via National Post Sports #sports
"19.10.2016 13:59:33" news.nationalpost.com Germany police raid on 'Reichsbürger' extremist goes awry when he opens fire, wounding four officers The man was a supporter of the Reich Citizens' Movement, an extremist group that refuses to acknowledge the authority of the post-war Federal Republic of Germany.
"19.10.2016 13:31:31" business.financialpost.com The US$50 trillion cash pile: Insecure investors waiting for markets to... US$50 trillion is almost three times U.S. GDP, and even if a fraction of this cash starts to move into stocks, bonds or other assets, it could have... BlackRock President Rob Kapito,says up to 60 per cent of his clients' holdings are now sitting in cash
"19.10.2016 13:23:43" news.nationalpost.com 'Resting Hillary Face': Clinton's obvious look of disdain for Trump has a name 'Social conditioning plays a huge part in what we gauge from looking at someone'
"19.10.2016 13:09:50" business.financialpost.com Canadian Pacific's revenues drop over 9 per cent on lower crude volumes... However, lower costs helped the company post a 7.4 per cent rise in quarterly profit However, lower costs helped the company post a 7.4 per cent rise in quarterly profit.
"19.10.2016 13:07:45" news.nationalpost.com Stop and take a musical break with two gorgeous songs from Krief's lush, sprawling solo release Created in the wake of several devastating deaths and a romantic crisis, it's an album that even its own creator says is 'not meant to be listened to in one sitting' Great music takes time — for the creator and the audience. Look no further than the Dears' guitarist Patrick Krief's fourth solo release Automatic.
"19.10.2016 12:58:55" Financial Post Executive summary: Lots of land to produce less power at higher cost #business
"19.10.2016 12:51:45" news.nationalpost.com Horrifying video captures Philippine police van running over protesters in front of U.S. Embassy The van charged backward then sprinted forward twice over a space of about 20 metres, barrelling through protesters and hurtling some to the side like bowling pins The police van repeatedly rammed the protesters as it drove wildly back and forth after activists.
"19.10.2016 12:47:03" business.financialpost.com 'Light at the end of the tunnel': Halliburton swings to surprise profit... Halliburton President Jeff Miller has lately characterized negotiations with customers as a "barroom brawl" Halliburton President Jeff Miller has lately characterized negotiations with customers as a “barroom brawl.” http://natpo.st/2ekWg9t
"19.10.2016 12:34:09" news.nationalpost.com Engineers laying power cables find First World War German U-boat off Scottish coast Official reports from the time show the 45-metre-long UB-85 was caught on the sea surface on April 30, 1918, and sunk by a British patrol boat As many as 12 First World War U-boats are known to have sunk in the Irish Sea
"19.10.2016 12:32:28" business.financialpost.com Canexus board advises shareholders to reject Chemtrade takeover offer as... The Calgary-based sodium chlorate producer says its board believes Chemtrade's offer of $1.50 per common share is too low Since Chemtrade's offer to shareholders two weeks ago, Canexus has appointed David Collyer as chairman of its board following the death of Hugh Fergusson, 68, who died in his sleep unexpectedly. http://natpo.st/2e7p2ym
"19.10.2016 11:58:01" news.nationalpost.com 'Everyone's equal in the eyes of the law': Saudi Arabia executes prince for murder in rare royal death sentence Prince Turki bin Saud Al Kabir was found guilty of shooting another Saudi national after a brawl. The sentence was upheld by two higher courts and carried out after a royal order 'Everyone's equal in the eyes of the law': No mention yet of how the prince was executed
"19.10.2016 11:18:27" news.nationalpost.com Trump invites Obama's estranged half-brother Malik, woman whose son died in Benghazi to third debate Malik Obama, the president's half-brother, will be in Las Vegas on Wednesday for the third and final presidential debate — supporting Trump Trump has also invited Pat Smith, the mother of a man killed in the raid on the U.S. mission in Benghazi, Libya
"19.10.2016 04:38:44" news.nationalpost.com 'Stop whining': Obama scolds Donald Trump for sowing doubts about integrity of U.S. election 'You start whining before the game's even over?,' Barack Obama said at a press conference. 'Then you don't have what it takes to be in this job' Agreed.
"19.10.2016 03:56:39" news.nationalpost.com Juror at trial of man found guilty of killing eight-year-old Tori Stafford seeks PTSD compensation For months, she watched, listened and pondered over the trial of a man who brutally raped and murdered an Ontario schoolgirl. But she never expected the personal toll “It's a nightmare.”
"19.10.2016 03:19:04" Jays face new pitcher in Game 5 Dalton Pompey's scouting report on Cleveland Indians Game 5 starter, Ryan Merritt is pretty fantastic. Steve Simmons has it here.
Toronto Blue Jays
"19.10.2016 03:05:02" news.nationalpost.com Dear America, you're already great. Love Canada: Social media campaign to boost U.S. spirits takes off It was started by a Toronto ad agency, which chose its hashtag as a play on Donald Trump's campaign slogan, as Americans go through a fractious presidential election They have looked a little down lately.
"19.10.2016 02:25:51" news.nationalpost.com Ontario Liberals, opposition on same page over bill changing 'mothers' and 'fathers' to gender-neutral terms The culture war over gender identity just can't stay away from Queen's Park, but the protests against social change may soon fall on deaf ears The provincial legislature is, once again, the site of a seething anger from pockets of social conservatism. This time, they're concerned the province is trying to “erase motherhood” by changing the word “mother” to “birth parent” in myriad laws to ensure
"19.10.2016 01:02:43" news.nationalpost.com Man found guilty of raping two Ottawa women as jury rejects 'small penis' defence Rouschop said he couldn't have committed the crimes because his belly was too big, his arms too short to choke the victims, and his penis 'way, way too small' Reached at jail Tuesday night, Rouschop said: “I'm numb. I can't believe this is happening. There are things the jury never heard. I can't believe this is happening after I went public with it.”
"19.10.2016 00:40:49" news.nationalpost.com How do you solve a problem like Wallonia? Tiny region is blocking Canada-EU trade pact worth billions If Belgian area — population 3.6 million — does not give its approval by Friday, a deal that would have increased bilateral trade by 20% will be left in limbo Canadian officials had been hoping for a done deal, to be signed by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in Brussels next week.
"19.10.2016 00:40:24" news.nationalpost.com David Reevely: Health ministers revolt as provinces about to reach end of federal gravy train Health Minister Jane Philpott is treating the provincial health ministers with the amused contempt deserved by hostage-takers who have no hostages Provincial governments have access to almost the same revenues as the feds do. Of course they'd prefer it if the federal government used its taxing power and then handed the provinces the money, because who wouldn't. But there's nothing a federal transfer
"19.10.2016 00:33:22" news.nationalpost.com CFL slashes ticket prices for Grey Cup in Toronto with nearly half the stadium still unsold Originally, the cheapest ticket for Nov. 27 was $169. As of Wednesday, that will drop to $89, with a 'big selection' now tabbed for under $150 This reduction should serve as a stern lesson for the CFL.
"18.10.2016 23:42:30" news.nationalpost.com John Ivison: Liberals' strategy of pipeline approval with carbon pricing a winner with voters, poll suggests It would be a fair guess the government has known this at least since spring, when Trudeau instructed that at least one of the proposed pipelines makes it to salt water With the Abacus poll in mind, it makes it almost inexplicable the federal Conservative Party has no better contribution to the carbon/pipeline debate than the burnt offering that failed last time. — Ivison
"18.10.2016 23:16:39" news.nationalpost.com Blue Jays shackle Cleveland's hitters, keep season alive by trimming ALCS deficit to 3-1 Led by starter Aaron Sanchez, Toronto's pitchers held Cleveland to two hits and one run, while the Jays' bats finally produced in a 5-1 win One down, three to go.
"18.10.2016 22:39:45" business.financialpost.com Rogers tried to get Telus to release Joseph Natale from his non-compete... Rogers surprised markets on Monday by ousting its CEO of three years, Guy Laurence, and announcing a plan to replace him with the former Telus head Rogers surprised markets on Monday by ousting its CEO of three years, Guy Laurence, and announcing a plan to replace him with the former Telus head. #business
"18.10.2016 22:38:21" news.nationalpost.com 'Unfair' lawyer won't be banned from McCain heiress case because no evidence he'll use her secrets Harold Niman will continue to represent Jeff Melanson after a judge ruled that it doesn't matter that the lawyer acted against the McCain family three times in the past Harold Niman's lawyers argued that the only reason McCain wanted to ban him from the case was because she "fears" him.
"18.10.2016 22:37:23" news.nationalpost.com Rise of the millennial philanthropists: This generation is eager to give back despite its reputation Traditional black-tie gala fundraisers, with stuffy corporate-sponsored tables, are slowly going as organizations target a new generation of donors and activists So millennials aren't just all narcissism all the time.
"18.10.2016 22:21:10" business.financialpost.com Philip Cross: It's Canada vs. the protectionists in the new world trade... Canada has found consensus on the benefit of more trade, even as we watch it debated in the U.S. and Europe: Cross From FP Comment: Canada has found consensus on the benefit of more trade, even as we watch it debated in the U.S. and Europe. #business
"18.10.2016 21:54:18" news.nationalpost.com 'The greatest place to play': NHLers should covet chance to suit up in Canada, says Wayne Gretzky Not everyone appreciates the fishbowl of a Canadian market. But to The Great One, the benefits of skating north of the border are priceless It's like Doug Gilmour once said: "If you treat the fans fairly and work your tail off... you'll never have to buy another meal in that city.”
"18.10.2016 20:46:04" business.financialpost.com Samsung sets up Note 7 exchange booths at major U.S. airports after... The program is part of Samsung's worldwide effort to recall millions of Galaxy Note 7 phones, which are prone to catching fire and exploding The program is part of Samsung's worldwide effort to recall millions of Galaxy Note 7 phones, which are prone to catching fire and exploding. #business
"18.10.2016 20:23:01" business.financialpost.com Canadian factory sales join exports in three-month gains The bigger picture is still that manufacturing sales and non-energy exports have been pretty disappointing over the past 18 months, says one economist The bigger picture is still that manufacturing sales and non-energy exports have been pretty disappointing over the past 18 months, says one economist
"18.10.2016 20:22:56" news.nationalpost.com Unjustified level of secrecy surrounding Canada's role in the war against ISIL Canada is at war. That's what it means to provide targeting for airstrikes and leadership on the ground. To call it anything else is dishonest, Michael Den Tandt writes.
"18.10.2016 20:08:31" business.financialpost.com Legal Post League Tables: Goodmans rules deal flow on Q3 equity... Goodmans LLP might be one of the smaller firms on Bay Street, but it attracted the lion's share of capital markets work for equity issuers during... Canadian law firms advised issuers on 107 debt and equity deals that raised a combined $44.33 billion for issuers during the third quarter of 2016 http://natpo.st/2eipeqH
"18.10.2016 20:05:02" news.nationalpost.com U.S. couple digs up pendant buried in Ireland before they were married The pendant was still intact and their marriage is stronger than ever: "Twenty-six years. That's true love."
"18.10.2016 19:45:33" business.financialpost.com Midas Letter: Titan Medical looks to regain focus The company was once thought to be a leading contender in the highly anticipated robotic surgery sector, and investors are hopeful of a refocused... The company was once thought to be a leading contender in the highly anticipated robotic surgery sector, and investors are hopeful of a refocused effort. #business
"18.10.2016 19:22:29" news.nationalpost.com Hitters should rally, Cleveland isn't much better: Why the Blue Jays can still win the ALCS When a team falls behind 3-0 in the playoffs, everyone considers it dead and buried. But Toronto might have more hope than usual to mount a comeback We're saying there's a chance.
"18.10.2016 18:50:18" news.nationalpost.com Tory leadership candidate Michael Chong wants to privatize CMHC Michael Chong says the CMHC distorts the housing market, raising prices
"18.10.2016 18:48:02" Financial Post Tory leadership hopeful Michael Chong is pointing the finger at Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. for inflated real estate prices in some Canadian cities #business
"18.10.2016 18:26:35" news.nationalpost.com 35 years on, Blue Monday still haunts Montreal Expos fans: 'Don't even mention Rick Monday's name' Aw, shoot. Son of a bee. Many fans muttered those words on Oct. 19, 1981, when Rick Monday's home run dashed the Expos' World Series dream Some people were crying. Many held their heads in their hands, disbelieving. The Expos' chances at the World Series were erased by one swing.
"18.10.2016 18:15:09" driving.ca Volkswagen still doesn't have a fix for its cheating diesels VW seeks final approval of emissions deal from U.S. lawmakers without a fix in hand driving.ca: More than one year and Volkswagen still doesn't have a plan to fix its diesels. What gives? #autos
"18.10.2016 18:14:11" news.nationalpost.com Clinton was urged before vote not to oppose Keystone pipeline to avoid appearing to meddle Former U.S. ambassador Gordon Giffin's remarks revealed by Wikileaks
"18.10.2016 18:04:49" news.nationalpost.com NBC News fires Billy Bush from Today show after lewd Donald Trump tape airs Bush was fired two days after the 2005 tape was reported on Oct. 7. It contained Bush and Trump having an conversation about grabbing women by the genitals Trump, meanwhile, continues to run for the highest office in the land.
"18.10.2016 17:45:43" Financial Post Demand for oil could start falling within 15 years — permanently #business
"18.10.2016 17:43:28" news.nationalpost.com Toronto Blue Jays' big bats go silent at the worst possible time Steve Simmons: Somewhere in time, everything changed for the Blue Jays. It's hard to know how. It's even harder to explain why This doesn't feel good. Via National Post Sports #sports
"18.10.2016 17:39:44" news.nationalpost.com GM is shrewd, Connor McDavid is incredible: Why the Oilers are finally on the right track A year ago, McDavid looked like a polite and nervous teen. Now, Edmonton's new captain looks like a butt-kicking warrior, challenging his men to keep up So far, so good for the Edmonton Oilers.
"18.10.2016 17:21:53" news.nationalpost.com More and more people are seeking the fountain of youth in testosterone, but should you take the hormone? It's not just men who are driving the testosterone trend: increasing numbers of women are taking small doses to help with flagging sex drive, low energy and mood "This feeling you can still feel great and full of vitality until the end of your days has caught on."
"18.10.2016 17:00:20" news.nationalpost.com Bearded David Letterman is glad to be free, but to do what? 'I don't miss late-night television.' But the long-time talk show host wonders what is next for him.
"18.10.2016 16:29:34" news.nationalpost.com Goalie Frederik Andersen settling into life with Toronto Maple Leafs Though he played in 125 games with the Ducks in three seasons, Andersen had to put in a personal reminder to just be himself with the Leafs Frederik Andersen's performance on Saturday was an improvement over his opening-night showing. Via National Post Sports #sports
"18.10.2016 16:25:11" Financial Post Investors are loving Netflix's original content #investing
"18.10.2016 16:05:33" Google Pixel and Pixel XL smartphone review Google is taking on Apple directly by designing both the hardware and software of its new Pixel smartphones.
Read the full review
"18.10.2016 16:01:32" news.nationalpost.com Controversial Arizona sheriff who forced inmates to wear pink, live in tents in desert faces federal charge Joe Arpaio has been charged for refusing to obey a court order to stop targeting latinos.
"18.10.2016 15:45:31" news.nationalpost.com Bomb in Ukrainian apartment building kills pro-Russian rebel commander known as Motorola Ukrainian officials said Russian special forces had been purging unpredictable, pro-separtist leaders in the east, while the separatists blamed Ukrainian assassins The commander's death came days before a high-level meeting, scheduled for Wednesday, aimed at reviving the peace process with the leaders of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine.
"18.10.2016 15:44:31" news.nationalpost.com New poll says Canadians support the idea of independent pot retailers; few support liquor store sales of cannabis Nearly 60% say they're cool with standalone pot shops while just 16% say liquor stores should sell cannabis once marijuana is legalized. David Akin points out that legal Canadian cannabis market could be bigger than the one for beer.
"18.10.2016 15:15:16" news.nationalpost.com 'One of the most influential high-profile B.C. Hells Angels' found shot to death latest in string of biker deaths 'He has been in the thick of the underworld and crime and gangsterism his whole life,' a retired biker cop said of Robert Keith (Bob) Green, who was found dead Sunday “He was a ruthless guy in the underworld and he would exact territorial presence with violence and he would broker underworld deals over the years and always maintain that profile,” a retired cop said.
"18.10.2016 15:12:54" news.nationalpost.com University of Ottawa condemns pub-crawl event that awarded students points for sexual behaviour Students won points for taking off clothes in public, drinking off other's bodies, and having sex with the judges
"18.10.2016 15:05:50" news.nationalpost.com Saudi prince slashing public spending buys $720M yacht from Russian vodka tycoon He has slashed the state budget, frozen government contracts and reduced the pay of civil employees, but last year Mohammed bin Salman saw a yacht he couldn't resist.
"18.10.2016 15:05:49" news.nationalpost.com Cleveland manager Terry Francona pushing all the right buttons against Toronto Blue Jays With just 11 total runs scored in the first three games of the ALCS, the impact Francona has had on this series cannot be ignored 'Tito did a masterful job running that bullpen today.' Via National Post Sports #sports
"18.10.2016 14:57:33" news.nationalpost.com Austrian government won't tear down house where Hitler was born but remodel it so it's not 'recognizable' On Monday, Austria's interior minister, Wolfgang Sobotka, said that 'the Hitler house will be torn down,' but on Tuesday, he said it would only be redesigned.
"18.10.2016 14:54:57" Father, son build drag racing Camaros driving.ca: For now, the old gun is faster than the young prodigy.
Meet the ultimate father-and-son team who built themselves 1,200-HP worth of badass muscle cars: http://bit.ly/2eN6nXq #autos
"18.10.2016 14:41:35" news.nationalpost.com Ontario Liberals spent almost all of $12M for hydro rebate on consultants, ads, minister admits Energy Minister Glenn Thibeault calls it a 'robust and effective promotions campaign'
"18.10.2016 14:40:21" news.nationalpost.com Gangs and the mob pushed to fringe as black market for weed in Canada goes grey Police have managed to slow Don Briere down but it seems they can't stop him. Meet the boss of Canada's illegal marijuana trade, earning $20 million a year in sales. #OCannabis
"18.10.2016 14:35:38" news.nationalpost.com 'He wanted me to make him a naughty old man': Teen sexted with man accused of killing son in hot car An Alabama teenager testified she was just 15 when she exchanged raunchy text messages with a man accused of leaving his toddler son to die in a hot car The 17-year-old girl said she and Justin Ross Harris exchanged photos of their genitals and sexual messages weeks before the death of his son, Cooper, who died at 22 months when his father left him in a hot car, allegedly because he didn't want to be a
"18.10.2016 14:27:19" Inside an illegal grow op In the shadows of these snow-capped B.C. mountains, small growers are running a billion-dollar industry
"18.10.2016 14:25:32" news.nationalpost.com Retired four-star general guilty of lying to FBI about classified leak to New York Times James Cartwright pleaded guilty to making false statements in a probe of a leak of classified information about a U.S.-Israeli cyberattack on Iran's nuclear program Cartwright was being charged with making false statements in connection with the leak investigation – and not with the leak itself. Nonetheless, the prosecution shows the Obama administration is seeking to send a message about unauthorized leaks
"18.10.2016 14:25:24" business.financialpost.com Canadian businesses lag global counterparts in yuan use: survey Canadian businesses lag their global counterparts in using the Chinese renminbi, according to an HSBC survey Using the local currency 'can improve relationships or attract new buyers'
"18.10.2016 14:25:06" news.nationalpost.com Florida man who shot at George Zimmerman's car on a busy highway sentenced to 20 years in prison Matthew Apperson's lawyer called the sentence 'harsh' after a jury found Apperson guilty of attempted second-degree murder The lawyer said that Zimmerman told Apperson he was going to kill him, and Apperson testified he had reached for his pistol.
"18.10.2016 14:19:52" Financial Post You have to love the irony #business
"18.10.2016 14:12:57" business.financialpost.com Disney quit Twitter chase after concerns uncivil discourse on the social... There were other reasons for Disney not to pursue Twitter. The social media pioneer, creator of the 140-character tweet, is losing money and yet... There were other reasons for Disney not to pursue Twitter. The social media pioneer, creator of the 140-character tweet, is losing money and yet sports a market value of almost US$12 billion http://natpo.st/2e4xiPL
"18.10.2016 13:55:42" news.nationalpost.com Radicalized or ashamed: 100-plus girls taken by Boko Haram unwilling to leave now, community leader says The unwilling girls may have been radicalized by Boko Haram or are ashamed to return because they have married extremists and have babies A community leader suspects many of the kidnapped girls have become radicalized, or are too ashamed to come home
"18.10.2016 13:54:28" news.nationalpost.com Ex-judge charged with giving defendants lighter sentences in exchange for nude photos He threatened to make one person 'disappear,' according to prosecutors Joseph Boeckmann allegedly had more than 4,600 photos of nude or semi-nude men.
"18.10.2016 13:21:12" business.financialpost.com Oil at US$50-US$60 is 'sufficient' to develop low-cost resources: Saudi... However, a price level of around US$60 gives a strong impetus to the U.S. shale industry, says International Energy Agency head Fatih Birol However, price levels of around US$60 would give a strong impetus to the U.S. shale industry, says the International Energy Agency http://natpo.st/2e4ngOy
"18.10.2016 13:19:27" news.nationalpost.com 'It'd be a betrayal': Why Howard Stern says he won't replay raunchy old Donald Trump interviews 'I had a guy who loved to talk about sex....had a guy who loved to evaluate women on a scale from one to 10....I knew it would entertain the audience' "I had a guy who loved to evaluate women on a scale from one to 10, and these were the avenues I went down because I knew it would entertain the audience, and I knew it would bring out an aspect of Trump's personality, and he was great.”
"18.10.2016 13:16:13" news.nationalpost.com Skeleton with mouth agape found in Australia in 2014 earliest known victim of a boomerang Early assumptions that the man was killed by early British colonists proved wrong by about 500 years
"18.10.2016 13:12:18" news.nationalpost.com One sex worker met by Calgary police says she and husband lost jobs in recession 'I never thought I would be having to hide from my family, telling them my cleaning job runs late every night. I'm here because this would have been an easy $350' "I never thought I'd be here. I never thought I would be having to hide from my family, telling them my cleaning job runs late every night. I'm here because this would have been an easy $350."
"18.10.2016 13:04:35" Financial Post Canadian telecom stocks are beating the market this year with a 17% return #investing
"18.10.2016 13:04:21" business.financialpost.com Google Pixel and Pixel XL review: First smartphone 'made by Google' a... The smartphones release on Oct. 20 and signal a significant strategy shift for Google when it comes to hardware — FP Tech Desk's Josh McConnell... The smartphones release on Oct. 20 and signal a significant strategy shift for Google when it comes to hardware. FP Tech Desk's Josh McConnell gives his full review. #tech
"18.10.2016 12:56:47" business.financialpost.com Help is on the way for startups making a pitch for investment dollars News entrepreneurs can use: Small business digest: Nearly half of Canadian entrepreneurs have been rejected by an investor, a recent study from Intuit Canada found. Find out why: http://natpo.st/2e4gA2T
"18.10.2016 12:55:41" news.nationalpost.com Nine arrested as protests over Muskrat Falls dam and fears of mercury contamination escalate As flooding in Labrador is set to start, protestors marched on the provincial legislature and the hydro project's construction site. One man began a hunger strike "You can't do this to people. This is still Canada."
"18.10.2016 12:42:14" news.nationalpost.com Anger mounts in Fort McMurray as red tape keeps thousands of people from rebuilding The fire destroyed 1,900 buildings, but reconstruction is only under way on 30 so far.
"18.10.2016 12:13:09" news.nationalpost.com Bob Dylan gives Nobel committee silent treatment about picking up his prize Days later, Dylan has remained true to form and said nothing about winning the Nobel Prize for Literature
"18.10.2016 11:47:10" news.nationalpost.com ISIL suicide bombers attack Kurdish forces, who 'pause' after taking nine villages in battle for Mosul ISIL said it carried out 12 suicide attacks on Monday against the forces advancing on Mosul, including eight that targeted the peshmerga 12 ISIL fighters blow themselves up as the fight for Iraq's second-largest city begins in earnest
"18.10.2016 11:17:38" Financial Post All bets are off #investing
"18.10.2016 11:11:56" Financial Post Forget all the housing crash talk says a new report that suggests prices acceleration in Canada's housing market will slow down without any hard landing #business
"18.10.2016 10:57:57" Financial Post Good Morning: The Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan buys $1.03 billion worth of Canadian wine. Netflix adds 3.2M subscribers in the quarter. These stories and more in your morning cheat sheet to the Financial Post #executive
"18.10.2016 04:35:35" news.nationalpost.com Head of U.S. police organization apologizes for 'historical mistreatment' of minorities Leaders of Black Lives Matter said words needed to be backed by actions, while the head of one police officers' union said there was no need to apologize Terrence Cunningham, president of the International Association of Chiefs of Police, said at the group's annual conference that police have historically been a face of oppression, enforcing laws that ensured legalized discrimination and denial of basic
"18.10.2016 04:12:15" news.nationalpost.com If you want more health money, you'd better spend it on health, provinces and territories told Health Minister Jane Philpott drew a line in the sand as she warned her counterparts demanding more federal money that it must be earmarked for health care The provinces want more money for health care but don't want to be told how to spend it.
"18.10.2016 02:58:28" news.nationalpost.com Canadian tax dollars paying for U.S. high-tech workers to build satellites in California Export Development has financed several satellites being built at SSL in Palo Alto, claiming since the U.S. firm is Canadian-owned the funding benefits Canada You're welcome, California.
"18.10.2016 02:15:28" news.nationalpost.com 'It's unacceptable': String of sex assaults at Université Laval residence has campus on edge Ten female students reported that their rooms were entered by one or more assailants early Saturday, and four of them reported crimes of a sexual nature “We came here to be safe and now we see there is not that much safety.”
"18.10.2016 01:37:25" news.nationalpost.com Andrew Coyne: CPP expansion is risky business: Nothing is guaranteed about its benefit guarantee Iinsurance, whether provided by the private sector or the public, doesn't come free. There's always a cost, and in the case of the CPP it's an exorbitant one I don't just mean the risk that asset markets themselves will not pay sufficient returns, though clearly that is very much on asset managers' minds these days. It's rather the CPP's response to this that is worrying. In the search for higher returns, the
"18.10.2016 00:33:28" news.nationalpost.com Christie Blatchford: Why is it OK to call a team 'Indians'? A good question, but not one for the courts What a tawdry little hearing it was: an Ontario court having to hear that commercial free speech is precious and dear, like real free speech by actual citizens Perhaps sensing she was fighting a losing battle, Cardinal's lawyer made the argument she said she struggled with all day, the one she didn't want to make. “If there were a similar depiction of Jews, Muslims, African-Canadian people and you used the name
"17.10.2016 23:47:22" news.nationalpost.com From Jacob Trouba to Hampus Lindholm, young NHL blue-chippers want more — and they want it now Trouba and Lindholm's holdout cases look familiar because more of them keep popping up. And the success of players like Connor McDavid has a lot to do with it After all, it's a young man's game.
"17.10.2016 23:16:54" news.nationalpost.com Clinton campaign started taking foreign donations right after her foundation banned them: leaked emails Clinton has faced criticism for allegedly giving preferential treatment to Clinton Foundation donors while she was Secretary of State — a charge her campaign denies “So…in a complete U-turn, I'm ok just taking the money and dealing with any attacks. Are you guys ok with that?” her campaign manager wrote in April.
"17.10.2016 23:16:38" news.nationalpost.com Canada's best speed skaters prime for new season after harrowing group bike crash in Rocky Mountains Olympic medal hopefuls Ted-Jan Bloemen, Denny Morrison and Ivanie Blondin were all left splayed on the hardtop that July day Thankfully, all three walked away from the crash with no critical injuries.
"17.10.2016 22:59:16" news.nationalpost.com Melania Trump blames 'boy talk' for husband's actions in video, says he was 'egged on' by Billy Bush 'And I was surprised because that is not the man that I know'
"17.10.2016 22:56:33" National Post Sports Scott Stinson: It seems more than a bit rich for the team to declare itself satisfied that Chief Wahoo has been marginalized when it is still shovelling merchandise out the door stamped with that logo.
"17.10.2016 22:41:18" news.nationalpost.com Trump TV, Trump Radio, Trump Insurrection: What Donald Trump will do after the election Trump is looking likely to lose the U.S. election. But after, can the GOP nominee just roll up the Make America Great Again banners and return to his pre-politics life? Mike Pence, recently faced a supporter saying Trump's followers are ready for a “revolution” in the case of a Clinton win. And who better to lead it than the man himself?
"17.10.2016 22:27:23" news.nationalpost.com Edmonton Oilers head coach rips into Benoit Pouliot for foolish penalties: 'He can sit and watch' Cam Cole: 'We have things to fix as an organization and stupidity is one of them,' Todd McLellan said. Methinks he's going to need a longer fuse Honesty really is the best policy ... except when it's not.
"17.10.2016 22:17:26" business.financialpost.com Peter Foster: Eco radicals scoff at the law, and the law surrenders We always have to be careful of creating martyrs, but tolerance must have its limits, and surely one is the point at which free speech turns into... From FP Comment: We always have to be careful of creating martyrs, but tolerance must have its limits, and surely one is the point at which free speech turns into terrorism. #business
"17.10.2016 22:05:02" news.nationalpost.com Kady O'Malley: So, Trudeau has nominated a new Supreme Court judge. What happens now? Kady O'Malley: Before Malcolm Rowe can don his crimson robes, he'll take part in a recent rite of passage: appearing before a joint panel of MPs and senators This is nothing like those nasty, dramatic U.S. congressional confirmation hearings. Last time it was done in Canada, participants were asked to avoid “aggressive cross-examination.”
"17.10.2016 21:40:46" business.financialpost.com To leave or not to leave: Mark Carney faces own deadline as U.K. central... As the clock ticks on a deadline to begin negotiating a break from the EU, Carney is facing the end of his own self-imposed five-year mandate at... As the clock ticks on a deadline to begin negotiating a break from the EU, Carney is facing the end of his own self-imposed five-year mandate at the U.K. central bank. #business
"17.10.2016 21:22:37" news.nationalpost.com Cleveland Indians can use name and 'Chief Wahoo' logo during ALCS games in Toronto, judge rules Judge Thomas McEwen's decision, three hours before Game Three between Cleveland and the Blue Jays, averts a last-minute costume change for the visitors It means announcers and producers on Rogers' broadcast of the game are free to use Cleveland's team name and show images of the caricatured mascot.
"17.10.2016 21:21:40" business.financialpost.com Joe Natale's ability to get along with others will be key when taking... The last time Natale was appointed CEO of a major Canadian telecommunications company was May 2014, when he took charge of Vancouver-based Telus The last time Natale was appointed CEO of a major Canadian telecommunications company was May 2014, when he took charge of Vancouver-based Telus. #business
"17.10.2016 21:03:22" business.financialpost.com It's not just off-shore buyers driving up prices, though dream of home... Low interest rates and population growth driven by immigration, typically of people who arrive with pre-established wealth, have created a demand... Low interest rates and population growth driven by immigration, typically of people who arrive with pre-established wealth, have created a demand for housing: report. #business
"17.10.2016 20:54:55" business.financialpost.com Canada tops lots of livability lists, so why do we fall short when it... While there are criticisms against some aspects of Canada's ability to compete, others note the country is actually a pretty good place to be a... Improving our global brand might be the key to making Canada more competitive FP Entrepreneur
"17.10.2016 20:41:19" business.financialpost.com Business optimism gives lift to several Quebec communities While Collingwood, Ont. reclaimed the top spot in the CFIB/FP City Rankings tables, the big success story was Quebec City Rankings: Collingwood, Ont. reclaimed its top ranking overall; Kelowna, B.C. topped big cities; and six Quebec cities surged ahead, just not Montreal. FP Entrepreneur
"17.10.2016 20:32:11" business.financialpost.com Netflix adds more subscribers during third quarter than expected,... The company added 3.20 million subscribers in its international markets, compared with the average analyst estimate of 2.01 million The company added 3.20 million subscribers in its international markets, compared with the average analyst estimate of 2.01 million. #business
"17.10.2016 20:29:41" news.nationalpost.com Matthew Fisher: What happens after Mosul falls will set the new status quo for region Once Mosul is conquered, all eyes will turn to the fight against the jihadists in Syria
"17.10.2016 20:25:10" news.nationalpost.com Georges St-Pierre says he has terminated contract with UFC, declared himself a 'free agent' Speaking on The MMA Hour podcast with Ariel Helwani on Monday, the longtime Canadian welterweight champion announced that he had terminated his contract Speculation has been raging in recent months that St-Pierre was eyeing a UFC comeback after three years away from the octagon. Via National Post Sports #sports
"17.10.2016 20:18:24" business.financialpost.com Big city suburbs put out the welcome mat for smaller companies Outlying regions of major urban centres continue to attract entrepreneurs unwilling or unable to manage the tax and property burdens of a downtown... Businesses in communities surrounding Toronto, Vancouver and Montreal benefit from being near the city but have lower taxes and rent. FP Entrepreneur
"17.10.2016 20:05:11" business.financialpost.com Midas Letter: Patriot One Technologies launches new weapons detection... The recently launched Canadian technology company introduced its NForce weapons detection system at the International Association of Chiefs of... The recently launched Canadian technology company introduced its NForce weapons detection system at the International Association of Chiefs of Police on Oct. 15. #business
"17.10.2016 20:03:05" business.financialpost.com Saskatchewan cities fall further on oil and gas crisis Headwinds in the energy sector whipped up an economic prairie fire across the West Saskatoon and Regina find themselves closer to the bottom of the CFIB/FP rankings of entrepreneurial friendly communities. FP Entrepreneur
"17.10.2016 19:58:51" business.financialpost.com Chinese real estate billionaire says customers troubled by Vancouver tax Frank Wu, the chairman of Central China Real Estate Ltd., says Chinese investors have been discouraged from buying Vancouver property since the 15... 'Wu says he understands the B.C. government is trying to rein in Vancouver's real estate market but hopes the tax will be changed'
"17.10.2016 19:55:04" news.nationalpost.com The universe is crowded: Study suggests there are 10 time more galaxies than previously thought There may be 2 trillion galaxies in the observable universe. 'It boggles the mind that over 90 per cent of the galaxies in the cosmos have yet to be studied' The James Webb Space Telescope, set to launch in 2018, could “more than double” the number of galaxies that humans can observe.
"17.10.2016 19:51:07" business.financialpost.com Evidence of snake-and-ladders challenges in business The ladders reflect the hard work it takes in growing a business; the snakes represent how easy it is to slide out of a growth path — often for... City rankings show the effects of the oil and gas crisis on western economies and businesses FP Entrepreneur
"17.10.2016 19:49:03" news.nationalpost.com Sticking with red-green transit lines in Ottawa 'offensive' to colour blind people, says advocate People who have red-green colour blindness have difficulty distinguishing between the two colours
"17.10.2016 19:41:14" business.financialpost.com Check out how your city stacks up in business friendliness Find out how strong the entrepreneurial heart beats in your city — or whether it barely has a pulse — in our exclusive searchable 2016 rankings From Kelowna to Collingwood: Here's FP's 9th annual ranking of the top entrepreneurial cities in Canada. FP Entrepreneur
"17.10.2016 19:10:37" news.nationalpost.com Convicted pedophile Denis Hall running for Greater Catholic Schools Board trustee Hall is currently listed on the Saskatoon Catholic Schools' website as a candidate for trustee
"17.10.2016 19:09:15" news.nationalpost.com Auston Matthews earns NHL honour, but lifeless power play casts damper on Maple Leafs' start Matthews was the league's second star of the week after debuting with four goals. That's four more than Toronto has scored with the man-advantage It's only been two games, of course.
"17.10.2016 19:08:13" business.financialpost.com How Apple scaled back its Titanic plan to take on Detroit Apple has scaled back its automotive ambitions has re-focused on developing an autonomous driving system, according to people familiar with the... 'The car is the ultimate mobile device, isn't it?'
"17.10.2016 18:33:39" news.nationalpost.com How far right will Sarkozy go to become his country's president again? Some are calling the once and — he hopes — future president the Donald Trump of France
"17.10.2016 18:18:30" news.nationalpost.com Salsa dancing is OK, teammates joining in is not: The state of colourful celebrations in today's NFL The rule book forbids home-run swings, military salutes and 'prolonged gyrations.' 'Choreographed' dances aren't allowed. But: 'Hugs are always legal' “The salsa dance is fine,” said the NFL's senior vice-president for officiating.
“But then when his teammate comes and takes the Polaroid picture, that's a choreographed demonstration.”
"17.10.2016 18:00:50" news.nationalpost.com 'I think the pants were the focus of the robbery:' Two men attacked in Halifax by pair of trouser bandits One of the two assailants demanded that one of the victims hand over his jeans; however, the two fled the scene without the trousers. 'I think the pants were the focus of the robbery:'
"17.10.2016 17:20:25" business.financialpost.com NewLeaf to offer flights to Calgary for the holiday travel season NewLeaf, which launched in July as an ultra low cost carrier flying to 11 Canadian cities, last month said it would temporarily stop flights to... NewLeaf adding holiday season flights to Calgary based on "huge demand' from Calgarians
"17.10.2016 17:13:38" news.nationalpost.com Take a look at the American navy's new stealth warship, the sleek, sophisticated USS Zumwalt Admiral Harry Harris, commander of the U.S. Pacific Command, bragged that if Batman had a warship, it would be the USS Zumwalt It features an unconventional wave-piercing hull that makes its ride “very smooth,” said Lt. Cmdr. Nate Chase. “You had no fear of having an open cup of coffee and getting jerked around, like some of these other ships."
"17.10.2016 17:10:56" Hydro bills: Explained Why is your hydro bill so expensive?
"17.10.2016 17:00:31" driving.ca Apple scales back its autonomous car project Apple will now reportedly focus on developing autonomous software for automakers driving.ca: Apple might not want to build a self-driving car after all. #autos
"17.10.2016 16:45:34" news.nationalpost.com 'They were living at full volume': Father shares memories of twin sons killed in Calgary bobsled run accident 'There is an eternity and we will be reunited with them. It's not something that we're uncertain about.'
"17.10.2016 16:25:59" business.financialpost.com United Nations bars Ezra Levant's The Rebel from climate conference The Rebel had made arrangements for its Alberta bureau chief Sheila Gunn Reid and producer Meaghan MacSween to be in Marrakesh
"17.10.2016 16:19:39" business.financialpost.com A drop in the bushel: What it means to means to be a farmer in Canada In this new feature, soybean farmer Toban Dyck will unpack the minutia of what it takes to run a farm — the decisions that have to be made and the... In this new feature, soybean farmer Toban Dyck will unpack the minutia of what it takes to run a farm — the decisions that have to be made and the challenges they face. #business
"17.10.2016 16:19:16" business.financialpost.com No longer worried about a Trump presidency? Here are four other things... With a Donald Trump presidency looking pretty much like a when-pigs-fly scenario, Joe Chidley writes there are plenty of other things the could... Brexit, China, the EU: There's plenty else for markets to worry about now that a Donald Trump presidency looks like a non-starter, writes Joe Chidley
"17.10.2016 16:09:28" news.nationalpost.com October or August? Toronto weather could spike to a record-breaking 27 degrees on Tuesday The hot spell is expected to be the 'last shot' of summer-like weather this month, bringing the temperature up to double what it normally is this time of year The humid weather comes courtesy of warm winds from the Deep South
"17.10.2016 16:03:27" business.financialpost.com Dragon Quest Builders review: Minecraft with a little bit more direction and adventure If you've ever played Minecraft and liked it, but felt that it didn't have quite enough direction or concrete goals, Dragon Quest Builders is the perfect game for you
"17.10.2016 15:58:40" business.financialpost.com Why Google's turn to wireless last mile connections could disrupt... Ultra-fast Internet speeds may soon be possible without pricey fibre or cable wires directly into a home if Google Inc. has its way Ultra-fast Internet speeds may soon be possible without pricey fibre or cable wires directly into a home if Google Inc. has its way. #business
"17.10.2016 15:36:03" news.nationalpost.com Toronto Blue Jays again turn to Marcus Stroman in a big game: 'He always steps up' Marcus Stroman has always relished pitching in high pressure situations Marcus Stroman has felt 'extremely strong' since a mid-season mechanical adjustment. Via National Post Sports #sports
"17.10.2016 15:34:56" The Drive Take The Drive with the Financial Post as we go for a spin around the block with Canada's most influential business leaders in finance, entertainment, and tech.
"17.10.2016 15:25:50" business.financialpost.com Economic lessons from the great Marmite freakout of 2016 The U.K.'s Marmite crisis may be a sign of things to come for the country as it deals with the fallout from Brexit and the low pound 'Currency traders are putting a bit of a discount, a risk premium if you will, on the pound'
"17.10.2016 14:40:16" news.nationalpost.com 'You said you would be different': Ad campaign signals end to Trudeau-public servants love affair Analysis: It's a far cry from a year ago when the Liberals came to power predicting a new 'golden age” for public servants. Now, the union is criticizing Trudeau "Many of our members voted for the Liberals and were quite enamoured and felt so much better they were elected after spending 10 years with the Harper Conservatives. There were high hopes … but we're not seeing what the membership anticipated."
"17.10.2016 14:30:20" driving.ca Are safer cars making drivers more dangerous? As cars take over more duties, drivers are getting lazy and assume they'll be protected driving.ca: How are people, in this day and age, still not using their seatbelts? #autos
"17.10.2016 14:25:56" business.financialpost.com Poloz to keep close eye on impact of new mortgage rules Tighter federal mortgage rules could help central bank governor Stephen Poloz maintain interest rates and maybe even take them lower 'New mortgage rules should reduce the BoC's fear that a rate cut would fuel a more worrisome housing bubble'
"17.10.2016 14:01:56" news.nationalpost.com From the goalie on out, a putrid performance from the Edmonton Oilers: 'We looked like the Bad News Bears' It came on the heels of players pledging themselves to a new identity, physical toughness and a positive, no-lose attitude Edmonton Oilers coach Todd McLellan: 'No one was ready to play.' Via National Post Sports #sports
"17.10.2016 13:45:05" news.nationalpost.com Why Canadian Club is cheaper in America: A product-by-product look at the U.S.-Canada price gap Mordecai Richler is more expensive, as is gas, booze and, uh, riding boots. But handguns are cheaper. An investigation of the cross-border 'price gap' An investigation of the so-called cross-border “price gap” reveals a murky world where some items are pricier, some things are cheaper — and it's not always clear why.
"17.10.2016 13:35:35" news.nationalpost.com Ten and counting: The growing list of women who have accused Trump of touching them inappropriately The allegations of sexual harassment by Donald J. Trump keep growing
"17.10.2016 13:06:35" news.nationalpost.com Pamela Anderson shows support for Julian Assange with 'a nice vegan lunch.' He tells her it was torture The former 'Baywatch' star says she is worried about his health and family. Assange has sought refuge at the Ecuadorean Embassy in central London for more than four years
"17.10.2016 13:02:07" news.nationalpost.com Pedals, the walking bear that captured hearts around the world, was killed by a hunter in New Jersey The five-day hunting season for black bears allowed hunters to kill bears with a bow and arrow. He was one of 487 bears killed by hunters last week in N.J. Pedals was a beloved American black bear who walked upright and strolled around the suburbs of New Jersey like a Hanna-Barbera cartoon come to life.
"17.10.2016 12:53:59" Financial Post Markets wake up with a Fed hangover #investing
"17.10.2016 12:53:44" Financial Post Good Morning! Canada's largest pension funds have become 'masters of the universe'. And Mountain Equipment Co-op's love of the outdoors. These stories and more in your morning cheat sheet to the Financial Post #executive
"17.10.2016 12:52:52" Electoral reform What's next for electoral reform? Here's your answer.
"17.10.2016 12:51:24" news.nationalpost.com O'Cannabis: Growing opportunities In B.C., small growers are running a billion-dollar industry “Phil”, a medium-to-large-scale cannabis producer, invited Postmedia to his facility in B.C.'s Kootenays region under an agreement that his identity and location would be protected. #OCannabis
"17.10.2016 12:49:21" business.financialpost.com Rogers announces CEO Guy Laurence is stepping down effective immediately Rogers said it intends to hire Joseph Natale as president and chief executive as soon as he is in a position to join Rogers. Rogers is getting a new CEO...(formerly) from TELUS
"17.10.2016 11:54:44" news.nationalpost.com Ontario plans two-year freeze on new or expanded bottled water plants the province plans to impose stricter scientific requirements for water taking permits such as studies on the cumulative impact of the practice on local supplies, especially during droughts The province will examine creating tougher rules, especially covering water taking during droughts
"17.10.2016 11:39:34" news.nationalpost.com 'Nazi Republicans' graffiti sprayed near North Carolina party office destroyed by firebombing Party official calls attack in small town 'political terrorism'
"17.10.2016 02:39:03" news.nationalpost.com Oilers lay an egg, Connor McDavid shows he's mortal in ugly loss to banged-up Sabres Buffalo came into Edmonton without two of their top six players — Jack Eichel and Evander Kane — but shelled Oilers goalie Cam Talbot in a 6-2 win OK, the Edmonton Oilers aren't going 82-0.
"16.10.2016 23:41:51" news.nationalpost.com Battle to drive ISIL from Mosul has begun, Iraqi PM Haider al-Abadi says Iraq's long-touted offensive for the northern city of Mosul has begun, Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said early Monday morning
"16.10.2016 23:28:18" news.nationalpost.com At 0-for-ALCS, Jose Bautista's potential last hurrah with Blue Jays has been more of a whimper Steve Simmons: There will be no next year in Toronto for the pending free agent. Yet even with no hits through two games, Bautista says nothing is wrong Bautista is nothing if not consistent in his ways, if not his at-bats, writes Steve Simmons.
"16.10.2016 23:11:42" news.nationalpost.com Montreal Mayor Denis Coderre had a quiet mission to Iran, and now people have noticed 'Why would the mayor of Montreal make quiet deals with a terrorist regime?'
"16.10.2016 22:20:02" news.nationalpost.com How can the Blue Jays win an ALCS game? Hit ball, score runs: 'There's no f---ing secret' 'I have nothing to say except we've just gotta show up and play,' said Russell Martin, summing up Toronto's nonexistent offence rather well Two games, one run, and desperation mode for the Toronto Blue Jays.
"16.10.2016 22:15:06" news.nationalpost.com Water 'alarmingly' tainted even on reserves with good treatment plants, suggests study A year after the Liberals were elected, First Nations leaders are still pushing for action on the expensive problem
"16.10.2016 21:37:11" news.nationalpost.com Jose Bautista, Blue Jays have stumbled to two-game ALCS deficit by the slimmest of margins Scott Stinson: One or two swings have made the difference between 2-0 and 0-2. For Bautista, the missed chances feel that much more weighty You know it's been close when the team with a 2-0 series lead has only three batters who have hit safely and has scored four total runs.
"16.10.2016 21:21:44" news.nationalpost.com ISIL's downfall in Mosul is now inevitable, Canadian generals in Iraq say “One way to look at it is that there is a hard outer crust. It depends how soft and squishy the middle is. Getting through the crust will be hard. Once inside the crust we will see whether they stand and fight to the last man or run away as they did in
"16.10.2016 20:59:19" news.nationalpost.com Rebuilding Maple Leafs still have potential to 'surprise' the NHL in 2016-17, says longest-serving player Tyler Bozak was optimistic after Toronto's first win of the season. For once, the feeling doesn't seem hollow “We have a lot to learn, but I think we will be able to win a lot of hockey games.”
"16.10.2016 20:23:29" National Post's cover photo Read our feature series on pot in Canada: http://news.nationalpost.com/features/o-cannabis
"16.10.2016 20:17:40" news.nationalpost.com Michael Den Tandt: Prentice was cool and competent, but those traits don't matter much any more Where is the election a leader such as Prentice was, could win, today? Is there one anywhere?
"16.10.2016 20:11:48" news.nationalpost.com U.S. Olympic sprinter Tyson Gay's 15-year-old daughter shot dead near University of Kentucky Trinity Gay was reportedly killed in an exchange of gunfire between two vehicles around 4 a.m. Sunday Rest in peace.
"16.10.2016 19:44:46" news.nationalpost.com Donald Trump lashes out at SNL 'Time to retire the boring and unfunny show,' Trump tweeted "Alec Baldwin portrayal stinks."
"16.10.2016 18:20:14" news.nationalpost.com U.S. firm stages 'stealth takeover' of Canada's largest space tech company The iconic Canadian space company was once the subject of an unprecedented move by the federal government to stop its sale to a U.S. firm "What you're seeing is a stealth takeover of sensitive technology that Canadian taxpayers paid for..... The very thing that the Conservative government was worried about has happened.”
"16.10.2016 16:23:37" news.nationalpost.com Ontario court to consider banning Cleveland from using 'offensive' jerseys in Toronto The injuction that would prevent the Cleveland Indians from wearing their regular jerseys, using their team name or their logo when they play in Toronto this week Douglas Cardinal, an officer of the Order of Canada, filed an injunction against the team, the MLB, and Rogers. The application, to be heard on Monday, seeks to stop Cleveland from using its team name, logo and mascot during games in Toronto.
"16.10.2016 14:47:53" news.nationalpost.com This U.S. election is not the end of America or a serious blow to democracy Either Trump or Clinton would make a capable president and provide better leadership than most other important countries have. Conrad Black: All the talk and scribbling about Donald Trump having damaged presidential politics permanently is bunk
"16.10.2016 00:49:11" National Post Sports The Blue Jays have the next three games at home seeking to climb from this 0-2 deficit and return to Cleveland.
"15.10.2016 20:09:02" news.nationalpost.com Donald Trump suggests Clinton was on drugs during last debate, reasserts that election is 'rigged' Trump said Saturday that he and Hillary Clinton should be required to take drug tests before their third debate, insinuating that something 'is going on with her' “I think we should take a drug test prior to the debate. I do. I think we should, why don't we do that? We should take a drug test prior, because I don't know what's going on with her.”
"15.10.2016 19:21:05" business.financialpost.com Federal Liberals cut by half the amount of proposed emergency fund for pipeline spills Natural Resources Canada says the proposed fund would bring down the minimum amount of 'readily available' money to at least 5% of a company's liability Surprise: the oil companies and environmental groups disagree over whether the new amount is enough.
"15.10.2016 18:19:31" news.nationalpost.com Black female doctor rebuffed from helping ill passenger on flight: 'We are looking for actual physicians' Tamika Cross, an obstetrician and gynecologist, flagged down one of the crew members, offering to treat the man. 'Oh no, sweetie, put (your) hand down,' she was told Cross said she felt she was dismissed because she didn't fit the “description of a doctor.” The flight attendant apologized and offered her Delta SkyMiles, she said.
“I kindly refused,” Cross said. “This is going higher than her. I don't want skymiles in
"15.10.2016 17:13:30" business.financialpost.com Samsung Galaxy Note 7 smartphones banned from all Canadian, U.S. flights over fire concerns The orders, which are effective immediately, say the phones may not be carried on board or packed in checked bags. The phones also can't be shipped as air cargo We obviously must also be careful that Samsung Galaxy Note 7s don't fall into the hands of terrorists.
"15.10.2016 16:40:17" news.nationalpost.com Video shows frustrated judge tearing robe off to help tackle mouthy defendant The four-minute, profanity-laced video shows the defendant accusing Judge McBain of being 'buddy-buddy' with a woman Larson had been accused of stalking “Tase his a– right now!”
"15.10.2016 16:04:22" news.nationalpost.com Woman mauled by tiger after exiting car sues Beijing safari park for US$300K The woman reportedly left her car because she felt carsick. Her mother was killed in the incident after also leaving the vehicle to come to her assistance A spokesman said that even though a district government investigation found the park was not to blame, they were willing to pay some compensation “out of our humanity.”
"15.10.2016 15:46:33" news.nationalpost.com Countries reach 'ambitious and far-reaching' deal to limit greenhouse gas-causing HFCs One group called the deal — which, unlike the broader Paris one, is legally binding — the 'largest temperature reduction ever achieved by a single agreement' The new agreement is “equal to stopping the entire world's fossil-fuel CO2 emissions for more than two years.”
"15.10.2016 15:22:03" news.nationalpost.com Teen killed by falling tree as violent storm strikes B.C., leaving thousands without power Strong winds brought trees down and caused power outages across the Lower Mainland and Vancouver Island as the second in a series of major storms hit There's another one on the way. Hang in there, B.C.
"15.10.2016 14:49:40" news.nationalpost.com The fame game: Why the celebrity licensing model is such a necessity for cannabis brands With recreational pot close to being legal, celebrities are signing licensing deals, and marketers are ready to sell something little resembling the marijuana of your youth “We're very excited to bring Marley Natural to Canada.”
"15.10.2016 04:09:28" National Post Sports It is not a sure thing Major League Baseball will allow the Blue Jays to replace him on the roster if he cannot play.
"15.10.2016 03:42:06" news.nationalpost.com Toronto Blue Jays' bats quiet, offer Marco Estrada no support in ALCS Game 1 There were lots of baserunners early for the Blue Jays and Cleveland delivered the one decisive blow "If you're a fan of pitching it was a dream game for you," Blue Jays manager John Gibbons said.
"15.10.2016 00:04:20" news.nationalpost.com Andrew Coyne: How is Trump still in the race? Supporters see a fantasy version of the real man Trump is not just the worst candidate for president ever nominated by a major party, he is very nearly the worst candidate it is possible to imagine What is harder to understand are those otherwise intelligent observers outside the base who have nevertheless rationalized their way into supporting him. I can only think they have not been paying attention. — Coyne
"14.10.2016 22:36:41" news.nationalpost.com Three members of Kansas militia group charged with plot to bomb Somali immigrants The men, who the FBI said have militia and sovereign citizen ties, allegedly planned to blow up a Garden City apartment building where immigrants lived The FBI investigation took agents “deep into a hidden culture of hatred and violence.”
"14.10.2016 22:14:53" news.nationalpost.com John Ivison: Genuine outpouring of emotion at Prentice's death a measure of his true character He was given difficult jobs because he did them well. Even on environment, his critics conceded he made progress
"14.10.2016 21:34:22" National Post Sports Goals! In NHL games! Lots of them!
"14.10.2016 21:01:22" news.nationalpost.com Alcoholics Anonymous' universal status challenged in human rights court for forcing belief in higher power By casting a light on the spiritual requirement in recovery, legal actions in Toronto and Vancouver threaten to undermine AA's unique status as a universal refuge for the desperate drunk If you don't believe in a god, you may not feel welcome at one of these meetings.
"14.10.2016 20:49:37" business.financialpost.com Toronto Star and Union agree to independent review of newsroom culture... Staff members can participate in the review confidentially, though the union and company will be provided with conclusions and recommendations once... Staff members can participate in the review confidentially, though the union and company will be provided with conclusions and recommendations once it is complete. #business
"14.10.2016 20:32:10" business.financialpost.com Oil community lost a friend with tragic death of Jim Prentice Prentice, 60, was one of four passengers killed when a small plan crashed in British Columbia Thursday night Prentice, 60, was one of four passengers killed when a small plan crashed in British Columbia Thursday night. #business
"14.10.2016 20:00:51" business.financialpost.com Ontario Power Generation reworks 'free of smog' ad after complaint,... In April, the Financial Post reported on a complaint the commercial misleads consumers into believing all electricity produced in Ontario is free... In April, the Financial Post reported on a complaint the commercial misleads consumers into believing all electricity produced in Ontario is free of greenhouse gases. #business
"14.10.2016 19:49:56" news.nationalpost.com Tana French on invading lives and spaces in The Trespasser, and the importance of secrets 'Who has trespassed in this book? How does one decide? This book is about invasion, about invading people's lives and spaces in multiple ways' "I've lived in different places, and this is one of the reasons I tend to write about people who are deeply rooted in Ireland. It's what you don't know that is most fascinating. Because I grew up moving around, I was fascinated by people who had deep
"14.10.2016 19:38:14" news.nationalpost.com Exploring the very concept of Syria as a country through its beautiful past, at Toronto's Aga Khan 'It's actually a country that has somehow invented the notion of multiculturalism, and lived with it for a very long time' “This is a country that is heterogenous culturally – not just ethnically or religiously, as people would now blame it to be. It's actually a country that has somehow invented the notion of multiculturalism, and lived with it for a very long time.” — Aga
"14.10.2016 19:26:29" Financial Post CIBC's Avery Shenfeld expects the loonie to face even more downside pressure in the coming months #investing
"14.10.2016 19:24:20" news.nationalpost.com eBook of the Weak: What happens when a kind young woman wakes up to find herself Bonded to the Alien Prince Dustin Parkes: Our heroine struggles to reconcile her fierce need for independence with her husband's 'burning desire' for her company "Bonded to the Alien Prince from the Alien Mail Order Bride Series, I really expected more from you." #arts #books
"14.10.2016 19:18:49" news.nationalpost.com She wanted to be the 'fun weekend mom.' Her teen died of a drug overdose and she's going to prison Heather Frye and her mother Brenda Frye were found guilty of bringing 16-year-old Andrew Frye to a motel party and encouraging him to shoot heroin. Detectives said that Heather Frye told her son to shoot up in a bathroom so she wouldn't have to watch him do it — the act bothered her.
"14.10.2016 19:11:44" news.nationalpost.com Willie Desjardins must be a teacher, tactician and counsellor to get Vancouver Canucks back into the playoffs Willie Desjardins has an 'off' switch. It's hard to find, harder to flip and doesn't stay deployed long You never have to question whether "Whiteboard Willie" is dialled in on the bench. Via National Post Sports #sports
"14.10.2016 19:08:42" news.nationalpost.com If the quintessential rom-com and its problematic themes are dead, I'm okay with that Emily Yahr: I just want to watch Bridget Jones's Diary without considering the cultural implications of how everyone in her life was obsessed with her finding a man "Romantic comedies are fuelled by an idealized version of love, while modern sensibilities about gender roles and romance have increasingly caused audiences to see these films through a much different lens. Some suggest this could be one of the reasons
"14.10.2016 18:59:57" Financial Post Are we about to see a rebound in uranium prices? #business
"14.10.2016 18:31:38" business.financialpost.com How to ask for a raise in six easy steps Asking for a pay rise can be easy, if you follow these six simple steps 'When the time is right to ask for a raise, make sure that you're prepared and confident'
"14.10.2016 18:23:26" Financial Post The financial crisis depressed output, sidelined workers and risks becoming a permanent scar to the economy #business
"14.10.2016 18:11:00" news.nationalpost.com Former model says Donald Trump reached under her skirt and groped her in early 1990s The episode lasted no more than 30 seconds. Kristen Anderson said she and her companions were 'very grossed out' and thought, 'OK, Donald is gross' Another woman has accused Trump of groping her.
"14.10.2016 18:09:18" news.nationalpost.com Neil Gaiman explains How to Talk to Girls at Parties on this week's National Post Bestseller List The National Post Bestseller List is reported weekly by a different Canadian bookstore, with this week's list courtesy of Munro's Books This week's picks offer selections from Neil Gaiman to Emma Donoghue to Atul Gawande. #arts #books
"14.10.2016 18:03:00" news.nationalpost.com Kim Sung-soo's The City of Madness offers corruption and violence to spare Chris Knight: As to why everyone else in the movie revels in viciousness is anyone's guess In which a corrupt cop is caught between internal affairs and the mayor's office. #arts #movies
"14.10.2016 17:51:35" news.nationalpost.com Complete Unknown opts to be a sedate drawing-room drama in place of a gripping thriller Chris Knight: Its main participants are the always watchable Rachel Weisz and Michael Shannon, which could be reason enough to draw some fans to the cinema Unless, of course, Michael Shannon and Rachel Weisz are enough to drag you to the theatre. #arts #movies
"14.10.2016 17:49:45" news.nationalpost.com Wojtek Wolski has two fractured vertebrae, concussion after head-first collision with boards in KHL game The Toronto native is in intensive care but used his Twitter account to say his injuries "could have been a lot worse."
"14.10.2016 17:41:01" news.nationalpost.com While the best adaptations stand on their own, Unless doesn't stand so much as slowly slide to the ground Chris Knight: While Unless manages a sustained elegiac tone, much of that doesn't flow from the movie itself "Unless was Carol Shields' final novel before her death in 2003 from breast cancer. Honest Ed's is to be shuttered at the end of this year; this could well be its cinematic swan song. But that's not enough of a reason to indulge the movie's mostly
"14.10.2016 17:32:45" news.nationalpost.com With his campaign imploding, Trump says 'a global power structure' conspiracy is out to get him The media, Hillary Clinton and a 'global power structure' of corporate interests are teaming up to 'throw every lie they could at me,' Trump says It's all a conspiracy, apparently.
"14.10.2016 17:30:07" news.nationalpost.com Despite a standard character arc, Long Way North manages to feel fresh and original Chris Knight: One might wonder how an aristocratic teenager becomes such a deft ship's mate, but we'll chalk that up to artistic license "The film more than earns any tiny lapses in logic." #arts #movies
"14.10.2016 17:18:42" news.nationalpost.com Toronto Maple Leafs coach Mike Babcock happy with Auston Matthews but wants more from veterans With that comes the mistakes of youth, but the Maple Leafs coach was more concerned his veterans were culpable a few times “There were too many mistakes." Via National Post Sports #sports
"14.10.2016 17:14:49" news.nationalpost.com Former Alberta premier Jim Prentice among four dead in British Columbia plane crash The wreckage of the Cessna Citation aircraft was found early today, northeast of Winfield, which is about 18 kilometres north of Kelowna R.I.P. Jim Prentice
"14.10.2016 17:09:44" news.nationalpost.com If we're unmoved by cinematic stabbing, cleaving and slicing, what is it about violence in film that bothers us? Calum Marsh: What determines the effect of movie violence, if not style or magnitude? Its emotional character, for one thing "Is anyone seriously upset by, say, a man's immolation in an oven in one of the Saw sequels, or by a weightlifter's head-crushing in another Final Destination, or by the hypergraphic stabbing, cleaving and slicing of various foreign bodies in Stallone's
"14.10.2016 16:54:57" business.financialpost.com How Bartesian plans to shake up the home-cocktail market without closing... The Keurig/Nespresso of at-home cocktail machines landed an investment and licensing deal with the third largest global premium spirits company... 'We had tremendous success at the retail level and with hotel chains'
"14.10.2016 16:42:13" news.nationalpost.com CoverGirl announces its first ever male model, 17-year-old social media personality James Charles 'Today I'm living out one of my biggest dreams and I'm currently on set of my first ever TV commercial with CoverGirl. That's right, I am a new CoverGirl' The latest CoverGirl is not a CoverGirl after all, but a CoverBoy. #arts #celebrity
"14.10.2016 16:35:28" Financial Post The million dollar question is whether foreign investment has shifted east and Toronto has become the new Vancouver #business
"14.10.2016 16:34:30" news.nationalpost.com Video shows great white shark violently breaking through cage — and diver swimming out, unscathed When a group of cage divers scrambled to open the top of a cage and rescue a man submerged in the water, what they found instead was a great white shark jumping at them Somehow, the diver wasn't injured.
"14.10.2016 15:53:15" news.nationalpost.com For Sale: $800,000 off this Kelowna waterfront with 7,700 sf, eight bedrooms, plus guest wing Updated and with gated entry, the home has location and luxury going for it A big house, a big deal.
(From Post Homes)
"14.10.2016 15:51:25" business.financialpost.com Alberta strikes panel for recommendations on oil refining, upgrading A seven-member panel will advise the Alberta government on the best way to upgrade its energy industry 'We want to make sure we're strategic'
"14.10.2016 15:44:06" news.nationalpost.com Emily Blunt and John Krasinski are enjoying their "new" three-storey classic townhouse in Park Slope They've left the West Coast behind and have settled in Brooklyn with their daughters Emily Blunt is the girl on the real estate train: This is the newest Blunt-Krasinski home.
(From Post Homes)
"14.10.2016 15:39:12" news.nationalpost.com Cellular bone scans of those tiny Tyrannosaurus Rex arms show them to be little used, researchers say It turns out The Field Museum's Tyrannosaurus Sue didn't use those tiny arms very much
"14.10.2016 15:31:36" Jimmy Eat World 'Get Right' // NPSessions Jimmy Eat World perform "Get Right' for #NPSessions
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"14.10.2016 15:30:00" news.nationalpost.com Toronto Blue Jays president Mark Shapiro says he was 'personally bothered' by Cleveland's Chief Wahoo logo As a Cleveland executive, Mark Shapiro worked on building up the American League baseball franchise's other logo, a simple C “I think there will be a day, whenever that is, that the people that are making decisions here decide that Chief Wahoo is no longer fitting." Via National Post Sports #sports
"14.10.2016 15:24:52" news.nationalpost.com Do. Re. Mi ... Oh my: How the modern opera star went from bari-chunk to bari-hunk Catherine Kustanczy: With a focus on their own personal branding, opera singers have moved beyond the stage to become social media stars in their own right "For many modern opera singers, physical fitness is the order of the day. Fan sites gleefully post shirtless photos of favourite male performers, and the singers themselves have gotten in on the act, posting selfies at the gym, beach and beyond." #arts
"14.10.2016 15:04:26" business.financialpost.com Samsung flags US$5.3 billion profit hit from Note 7 failure Samsung sees an additional hit of mid-3 trln won in Q4 2016, Q1 2017 and early this week cut its Q3 estimate by 2.6 trln won 'The sales impact on other models remains unclear'
"14.10.2016 15:03:41" news.nationalpost.com Ikea losing patience with elderly Chinese who assemble in store to find love 'We've been to McDonald's and KFC. But there are barely any peers there,' an 86-year-old named as Qiu told the China Daily newspaper
"14.10.2016 14:55:52" news.nationalpost.com Boris Johnson mulls more military involvement in Syria as negotiations with Russia 'run out of road' Johnson stressed that any British action would require American backup and military options would be considered at a meeting with foreign ministers in London Russia's Sergei Lavrov told CNN: “What my friend and new colleague Boris Johnson is saying is absolute politicking, in the usual arrogant way."
"14.10.2016 14:54:50" news.nationalpost.com Thailand says goodbye to its 'King of Hearts' as it prepares for inexperienced son to take over The prince, 64, who has spent much time abroad and is thrice-divorced, does not carry the popularity and respect of his father.
"14.10.2016 14:48:20" news.nationalpost.com Donald Trump allegedly called deaf actress Marlee Matlin 'retarded' when she appeared on The Apprentice 'But people would just laugh this (stuff) off — it was just the culture of (the show). But now it's a little more serious because it's not a joke anymore!' According to several anonymous sources who have spoken with The Daily Beast, Donald J. Trump “would regularly disrespect Marlee Matlin and would even treat her as if she were mentally disabled.” #arts #tv #celebrity
"14.10.2016 14:44:39" news.nationalpost.com Graphics: How the Toronto Blue Jays and Cleveland compare, position by position Cleveland won more games than the Blue Jays and had a better run differential and Wins Above Replacement total The Toronto Blue Jays face their toughest test yet. Via National Post Sports #sports
"14.10.2016 14:41:36" news.nationalpost.com O Cannabis: How cities will adapt to legalized marijuana If pot becomes legal, Canada will be faced with regulating an entirely new industry 'There is a misconception that law enforcement can wash their hands of marijuana'
"14.10.2016 14:28:02" Financial Post In Saskatchewan, a couple we'll call Marty, 56, and Suzy, 53, have a thriving life. They take home $9,440 a month from their jobs. Their issue — can they translate present affluence into stable retirement income of $80,000 a year after tax? #business
"14.10.2016 14:16:32" news.nationalpost.com Lisa Raitt steps down as Conservative finance critic, hinting at possible leadership bid The MP made the announcement on Twitter this morning, writing she is leaving the role to 'continue discussions on the future leadership' of her party
"14.10.2016 14:09:14" news.nationalpost.com This GOP candidate's plan to woo black voters in Harlem? Free 'Kool Aid, KFC and watermelons' In response to a female reporter asking him about the free food, Jon Girodes sent a shirtless picture: 'Run with it and have fun," the text beneath it said. "My gift to you :-)'
"14.10.2016 14:05:00" news.nationalpost.com Rebecca Hall gets eerily into the skin of Christine, a real-life reporter who committed suicide on-air Chris Knight: Rebecca Hall's achievement (and it's huge) is to make Christine relatable, even likeable "Christine Chubbuck was a TV news reporter at a station in Sarasota, Fla., in 1974, when her life took a disastrous turn. If you're unfamiliar with her story, you could easily look it up – or you could watch as British actor Rebecca Hall gets eerily into
"14.10.2016 13:56:00" news.nationalpost.com Do you enjoy bloated, repetitive and heavy-handed movies? If so, gorge yourself on American Honey Tina Hassannia: American Honey is a coming-of-age film so drenched with simple metaphors about Americana that you expect it to leave a sticky residue. "It remains to be seen if American Honey will be remotely watchable in 10 years, or suffice as nothing more than an historic document of what a British tourist found quaint about American culture in 2016." #arts #movies
"14.10.2016 13:51:02" Financial Post Canada's eight largest public pension funds have acquired so much heft they are lauded globally as the new 'masters of the universe'. But their success has also attracted scrutiny — and skepticism — from industry experts at home who fear they may be #business
"14.10.2016 13:49:04" news.nationalpost.com Moderator of Democratic town hall slams question leak to Clinton campaign as 'very, very upsetting' A WikiLeaks trove of emails revealed the Clinton campaign received word from then-CNN contributor Donna Brazile that a death-penalty question was on tap Jake Tapper of CNN blasted the March leak in a recent radio interview.
"14.10.2016 13:44:10" news.nationalpost.com Why Netflix's Justin Timberlake concert special is, incredibly, one of the best films of the year Calum Marsh: This is cinema. Anyone who doubts the merits of the concert special as art hasn't seen what Jonathan Demme can do with it "When Demme's camera lingers on a bead of sweat as it rolls down Timberlake's forehead, when it captures him turning around to face the crowd and flash his birthday-boy smile, when it holds him in close up to reveal how genuinely humbled this man is by
"14.10.2016 13:01:16" news.nationalpost.com Jessica Leeds accused Donald Trump of sexual assault. So Lou Dobbs tweeted a link to her phone number The Fox Business anchor used his large audience on Twitter - roughly 797K followers - to advertise the woman's New York address and phone number Lou Dobbs later deleted the tweet, and apologized. Then, it appears he deleted the apology.
"14.10.2016 12:54:52" news.nationalpost.com Tug boat runs aground and sinks off B.C. coast, leaking diesel near B.C.'s Great Bear Rainforest About 760 metres of boom surrounds the boat and a skimming vessel was operating around the site. A nearby First Nation is 'gravely concerned' about the leak "This spill area is in one of our primary bread baskets, and we know that diesel is extremely difficult to recover.”
"14.10.2016 12:49:56" Financial Post If you sold a home in West Vancouver after owning it for just one year, you'd have made an easy million dollars #business
"14.10.2016 12:30:15" news.nationalpost.com 'Who picks you up on a Vespa?' Sophie Grégoire Trudeau toured Emma Watson around Ottawa Emma Watson got a personal tour of Ottawa from her apparent new best friend: Sophie Grégoire Trudeau. (She also hung out with Justin Trudeau.)
"14.10.2016 12:29:44" news.nationalpost.com O Cannabis: Pot's retail therapy Marijuana market could be bigger than the market for beer in Canada Want to get into the pot retail business? You are going to be making a lot of money #OCannabis
"14.10.2016 12:05:48" Financial Post U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump can be pursued for some claims made by investors who say they were misled into investing in Toronto's Trump tower, a court ruled this week #business
"14.10.2016 11:04:30" Financial Post Happy Friday! The Nortel settlement and Canada's $4.7B pampered pet industry. These stories and more in your morning cheat sheet to the Financial Post #executive
"14.10.2016 03:53:57" news.nationalpost.com Justin Trudeau met by supporters, protesters in rare visit by a Liberal PM to Medicine Hat Trudeau was attending a campaign event for Liberal candidate Stan Sakamoto in a byelection called following the death of popular Conservative MP Jim Hillyer “The last time a Liberal prime minister came to Medicine Hat, it was 1972. I was there but what's important from that visit of my father in 1972, from a historical perspective, that was the moment that we started the decades-long dominance of the Liberal
"14.10.2016 03:03:55" news.nationalpost.com Manitoba politician says opponent told her to take her pants off; he says recording shows she's wrong NDP MLA Rob Altemeyer insists the words he uttered during question period were "take a pass on it," and says they weren't even aimed at Rochelle Squires Controversy follows another gender-centred standoff in the Manitoba legislature last week in which two NDP apologized.
"14.10.2016 02:55:53" news.nationalpost.com He says he won't quit, so how do you solve a problem like Donald Trump? No presidential candidate for either party has ever been replaced after securing the nomination. That hasn't stemmed the flow of some ideas As Republican leaders distance themselves from their controversial presidential nominee, it has sent pundits, academics and political junkies raking through history books, party rules, the Constitution, election laws and what-if fantasies looking for an
"14.10.2016 02:01:03" news.nationalpost.com Activists fight trucking of highly radioactive waste to U.S. as Canada ends medical isotope production Nothing like it has been attempted before, with 100 to 150 armed convoys of trucks hauling the material 1,700 km through some of the continent's most populous areas They want us to keep our radioactive waste?
"14.10.2016 02:00:00" news.nationalpost.com Auston Matthews' sizzling debut was a potential game-changer for Arizona hockey Phoenix hockey fans were rapt during Auston Matthews' four-goal NHL debut: 'The whole rink was buzzing,' his former minor hockey coach says “I nearly had to pull the car over because the lead story on the regular news was about Auston Matthews. That never happens,” said Mike DeAngelis, who runs the Phoenix Jr. Coyotes out of suburban Scottsdale. “I'm going to address our under-18 team tonight
"14.10.2016 01:04:26" news.nationalpost.com 'Feminist' Justin Trudeau refuses to condemn Donald Trump for bad behaviour toward women French PM Manuel Valls, speaking in Ottawa, was happy to declare his preference in the U.S. election, 'I obviously hope Hillary Clinton will be elected president' Maybe he wants to avoid a Trump lawsuit.
"14.10.2016 00:29:31" news.nationalpost.com Christie Blatchford: Rapper rebuked for criticizing 'disturbing' sex assault sentence more in touch than the judge If Canadians have a right to be critical of court decisions, as the bar association has magnanimously granted we do, they don't get to tell us how to do it Brief as it was, the bar association's statement nonetheless managed to wank on.
“Canadians enjoy an open and transparent judicial system,” it said, which in fact is hardly the case, as any citizen trying to obtain a copy of an exhibit or file, walk into