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"21.01.2017 16:26:40" Montreal Gazette Rally at Place des Arts in solidarity with the Women's March on Washington
"21.01.2017 16:21:50" Rally at Place des Arts in solidarity with the Women's March on Washington
"21.01.2017 16:10:20" montrealgazette.com Quebecers think Trump's presidency will be a disaster: poll Nine out of 10 Quebeckers believe there will be at least as many terrorist attacks with Trump as president. Most Quebecers have a poor opinion of the newly sworn-in US president, considering him racist (76 per cent of respondents), misogynist (70 per cent) and dishonest (80 per cent).
"21.01.2017 16:00:32" montrealgazette.com Top ten best-selling cookbooks: 'Barefoot Contessa' tops 2016 cookbook sales Ina Garten's Cooking for Jeffrey topped cookbook sales for 2016, according to Publishers Weekly Some solid purchases. #life
"21.01.2017 15:15:00" montrealgazette.com 5 things to do in Montreal this weekend: Jan. 20-22, 2017 5 things to do in Montreal this weekend: Jan. 20-22, 2017 Looking for some fun? Here are five things to check out in Montreal this weekend.
"21.01.2017 15:00:05" montrealgazette.com Josh Freed: Six rules for politicians navigating language Kevin O'Leary and Justin Trudeau aren't exactly identical twins at birth. One's the cheery Liberal poster boy of bilingualism, the other a right-wing TV financial “shark” who's comfy being unilingual. It's absolutely essential to speak French when arguing with the parking police, Revenue Quebec or a cop you hope will think you're a tourist.
"21.01.2017 14:31:42" montrealgazette.com 89-year-old pedestrian with walker struck, killed by car in N.D.G. An 89-year-old man crossing a Notre-Dame-de-Grâce street with the help of a walker was struck and killed by a vehicle on Friday night. An 89-year-old man crossing a Notre-Dame-de-Grâce street with the help of a walker was struck and killed by a vehicle on Friday night.
"21.01.2017 14:00:25" montrealgazette.com While you were sleeping: Trump's first executive order, Women's March begins, pedestrian killed in N.D.G. While you were sleeping is a daily roundup of overnight headlines to get you started in the morning. Trump went directly to the Oval Office before the Friday evening inaugural balls and signed his first executive order as president — on the Affordable Care Act.
"21.01.2017 14:00:02" montrealgazette.com Dogs of Montreal: Meet Bobby This Pomeranian and Jack Russell Terrier mix is bold and alert — absolutely guard dog material. Have you met Bobby, yet? #life
"21.01.2017 13:35:35" montrealgazette.com Editorial: Why women are marching As women in Montreal march in solidarity with those in Washington, they will continue the unfinished work of the feminist movement. Trump's victory is a wake-up call for women who have become complacent about their rights.
"21.01.2017 13:00:01" montrealgazette.com Near-collision renews calls for improved crossing safety Mayors of municipalities along the Vaudreuil train line renewed calls to improve safety along the tracks in the wake of a near collision between a pedestrian and a and a freight train. “There are about 200 freight trains that pass there every day. People have to be very careful.”
"21.01.2017 12:47:46" montrealgazette.com Buffalo Sabres at Canadiens, 7 p.m.: Five things you should know The Canadiens are 16-5-2 at home this season, but they have lost two of their last three games at the Bell Centre. The Canadiens are at the Bell Centre to play the Buffalo Sabres tonight (7 p.m., Sportsnet, TVA Sports, TSN 690 Radio). Here are five things you should know about the game:
"21.01.2017 04:59:00" montrealgazette.com Herb Zurkowsky: Alouettes hope Darian Durant marks end of QB carousel Durant, who turns 35 in August, has two Grey Cup championships on his resumé but hasn't played a full season since 2010, which should be of some concern. If he isn't the answer, the Als could well miss the Canadian Football League playoffs a third consecutive season in 2017.
"21.01.2017 04:57:43" montrealgazette.com In the Habs' Room: Galchenyuk credits teamwork for win over Devils Alex Galchenyuk said he was amused by the reaction after Michel Therrien moved him from the top line to the No. 3 unit with Sven Andrighetto and and Andrew Shaw. The Canadiens scored three times on seven opportunities for their best power-play performance this season.
"21.01.2017 03:21:49" montrealgazette.com Canadiens score three on power play to beat Devils The Canadiens took advantage of a major boarding penalty to Karl Stollery to score two power-play goals en route to a 3-1 win over the New Jersey Devils Friday night. Al Montoya needed only 16 saves to post his fourth consecutive win and boost his season record to 7-4-2.
"21.01.2017 03:00:00" montrealgazette.com Electric train line would do little to increase public ridership, BAPE says The BAPE is withholding approval of a $5.5-billion project to build an electric train line linking downtown Montreal with Trudeau airport. The project initially proposed 24 stations, 13 park-and-ride lots for drivers to leave their cars and board the train and nine bus terminals.
"21.01.2017 02:00:01" montrealgazette.com Anti-Trump protests in Montreal: 'There's a sense that we need to act' “We're all feeling this right now, we need to do something,” said organizer Eamon Toohey. “No more Trump, no more hate, America was never great!”
"21.01.2017 01:30:00" montrealgazette.com Montreal doctors spearhead cannabis clinical trial Because of provincial restrictions surrounding the drug, however, Richard's medical insurance won't cover the cost of cannabis. Seven years ago, Gilles Richard was diagnosed with multi-system sarcoidosis, a rare and incurable genetic disease that causes inflammatory cells to form lumps around vital organs. Richard uses medical cannabis to help manage the chronic pain that's become
"21.01.2017 01:00:01" montrealgazette.com Cowan: Triplet whammy of love for mother of Canadiens' Zach Redmond The defenceman's mother says the key to raising triplets is to be organized — and buy safety locks for just about everything in the house. "Stop! Please don't tell me there's more."
"21.01.2017 00:10:25" hockeyinsideout.com Liveblog: Canadiens at New Jersey The former Kansas City Scouts/Colorado Rockies landed in New Jersey in 1982. They've been there ever since, winning three Stanley Cups (on the back of Martin Brodeur) and moving to the Prudential Center in Newark in 2007. Mike Boone's live blog of Friday's matchup between the Montreal Canadiens and the New Jersey Devils at the Prudential Center, in Newark, N.J.
"21.01.2017 00:00:00" montrealgazette.com Hickey on Hockey: Capuano, Julien and Gallant deserve better Jack Capuano became the second NHL head coach to be fired this season and, if the reports out of Boston are accurate, Claude Julien will soon be joining him. The three coaches have some things in common. They are good coaches and even better people.
"20.01.2017 23:20:08" driving.ca Niro a new, fuel-efficient player in the SUV market Dedicated hybrid not based on any other gas-only platform in the lineup driving.ca: There's an all-new Kia Canada SUV arriving in showrooms this spring – and it's a hybrid! http://ow.ly/CwkG308cSJf
"20.01.2017 23:00:00" montrealgazette.com Meet the artists behind masks worn by NHL goalies An NHL goaltender's mask is not only the one thing standing between a man's head and a 160-kilometre slap shot. Montreal-area airbrush artist Sylvie Marsolais is one of a small group who paint masks for the league's top goalies — each a unique work of art made to showcase both the team and the netminder's personality.
"20.01.2017 21:51:30" montrealgazette.com Canadiens at New Jersey Devils, 7:30 p.m.: Five things to know Coach Michel Therrien has shuffled the Canadiens' lines ahead of the match in New Jersey in a bid to ignite the team's dormant offence. This is the first half of a back-to-back set — the Canadiens are home to Buffalo Saturday night — and that means Al Montoya will start in goal. Montoya has a 6-4-2 record and he is on a three-game winning streak
"20.01.2017 21:32:28" montrealgazette.com Twitter to launch app on Apple TV, others to stream NFL A new Twitter app is coming to Xbox One, Apple TV and Amazon Fire TV, where viewers will be able to watch NFL games on Thursday nights. Twitter is not the only tech company competing with broadcasters for streaming rights. #tech
"20.01.2017 20:45:11" business.financialpost.com Can this couple's standard of living survive a midlife layoff? Husband and main breadwinner, 47, loses $150,000 a year job after 18 years with major financial management company Family Finance: Husband and main breadwinner, 47, loses $150,000 a year job after 18 years with major financial management company #business
"20.01.2017 20:37:13" montrealgazette.com Rental units: Montreal North to catalogue 'problematic' dwellings The borough's announcement follows the publication this week of study of more than 700 rental housing units in the neighbouring borough of Ahuntsic-Cartierville The borough acknowledges that the living conditions of rental housing in Montreal-North have been the focus of attention in the past
"20.01.2017 20:33:35" montrealgazette.com Boxing legends to relive glory days in Montreal Five boxing legends are coming to Montreal on March 22 as part of the Boxing Legends Canadian Tour. The five legendary boxers will share their stories, experiences and careers for the fans in attendance at Le Crystal in St-Laurent on March 22. Tickets cost $100-$600.
"20.01.2017 20:32:46" montrealgazette.com Man who confessed to trying to kill girlfriend in sign language has sentence hearing Richard Trottier, 49, is facing the possibility of a life sentence after having been convicted, on Oct. 31, of the attempted murder of Marie-Josée Truchon Truchon still requires a cane to walk and she said her intestinal system never fully recovered after the attempt on her life.
"20.01.2017 20:26:38" montrealgazette.com Theatre review: TNM finds rich pickings in La bonne âme du Se-Tchouan, Brecht's parable of the poor Lorraine Pintal's spectacular francophone production of The Good Person of Szechuan gets two captivating performances from Isabelle Blais. Isabelle Blais is touchingly vulnerable and playful as Shen Té
"20.01.2017 20:19:17" montrealgazette.com Hotels in 10 states and DC may have been hit by hackers An undisclosed number of people who used credit cards at 20 Hyatt, Sheraton, Marriott, Westin and other hotels As with any breach, consumers are not liable for fraudulent charges on their credit cards. #tech
"20.01.2017 20:15:39" montrealgazette.com UN: Zika remains global emergency, virus still spreading The World Health Organization says the outbreak of Zika remains an international health emergency Although Zika has been proven to cause a range of neurological problems in babies, various studies have put the risk anywhere from 1 to 30 per cent. #health
"20.01.2017 20:13:40" montrealgazette.com Forest bathing: A mindful walk in the woods, no getting wet In Japan, it's called "shinrin-yoku," which translates as forest bathing. The forest as therapy. #health
"20.01.2017 20:10:53" montrealgazette.com Michael Den Tandt: 'Mad Max' Bernier has been upstaged by Kevin O'Leary, a self-styled Darth Vader Suddenly Bernier — along with 12 other politicians who are not American television celebrities — also fades into the wainscoting "Bernier, the gregarious, marathon-running former industry minister and foreign minister (until a brouhaha involving lost briefing papers and a former girlfriend with biker ties sidelined his cabinet career in 2008) had to have thought long and hard
"20.01.2017 20:09:21" montrealgazette.com American 'testing out' moving to Canada depressed by inauguration She arrived in Toronto late last month to explore the possibility of obtaining Canadian citizenship, 'too disgusted' to be around Trump voters in Pennsylvania "I'll just read a good book today"
"20.01.2017 19:56:16" montrealgazette.com Self-driving cars were approved for 10 U.S. testing sites as one of Obama administration's final act The selections follow a nationwide competition among national testing centres that began in November Robot cars will be put through their paces by researchers and federal regulators at 10 test tracks designated by the U.S. as official sites for validating the technology.
"20.01.2017 19:55:09" montrealgazette.com Behr's 2017 colour trend palette brings on defined tones Behr's colour trend palette for 2017 bases itself on the idea of connections, says Nancy Bollefer, Canadian marketing manager for the paint company. Confident colours are crafted for vivaciousness and impact. They are saturated and bright, and demand attention.
"20.01.2017 19:53:11" montrealgazette.com No longer president, Obama's first stop is Palm Springs before becoming Ivanka Trump's neighbour Whatever Obama has planned in California, it'll be quiet. He told reporters this week that he plans to revel in a period of silence and personal reflection Whatever Obama has planned in California, it'll be quiet.
"20.01.2017 19:47:54" montrealgazette.com Trump's 'America first' tone worries head of Canadian oil and gas industry group The president of the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers says the protectionist sentiments expressed in U.S. President Donald Trump's inauguration speech are a "wakeup call" for Canada. Tim McMillan says Canada is sometimes not "front of mind" when its largest trading partner makes policy changes and it must therefore be alert and quick to remind the U.S. when their policies will hurt Canada.
"20.01.2017 19:46:06" montrealgazette.com Distracted by Trump, we're letting our government keep secrets it shouldn't A week ago, Chief of Defence Staff Gen. Jon Vance signed an order temporarily removing his second in command from office. "So secretive has the military been in the wake of the removal that even the whereabouts of Vance himself were briefly secret. When the Citizen's David Pugliese asked where he could find our top soldier, the Canadian Forces wouldn't say."
"20.01.2017 19:42:17" montrealgazette.com MacDougall: Outside the Ottawa bubble, a touring Trudeau still packs a punch Reading the wretched headlines from Justin Trudeau's cross-country town hall tour, one is tempted to score the exercise as an own-goal. "The townhalls buy time — and fill airtime — until a proper plan can be constructed and discussed at the upcoming Cabinet retreat in Calgary next week."
"20.01.2017 19:40:04" montrealgazette.com Thee publishers and Apple reach deal to sell ebooks at a discount Three major publishers have signed an agreement with Canadian competition authorities that will permit retailers to sell the ebooks they publish at a discount — a practice limited in some of their contracts. Publishers Holtzbrinck (doing business as Macmillan), Simon & Schuster, and Hachette signed the agreement with the Competition Bureau, as has Apple, an ebook retailer.
"20.01.2017 19:35:33" montrealgazette.com How much are marathon bombing films getting in tax credits? Marathon: The Patriots Day Bombing," a documentary focused on bombing survivors that aired Nov. 21, did not apply for credits because it didn't meet program requirements, said HBO Films spokeswoman Lana Iny.
"20.01.2017 19:32:28" montrealgazette.com What Donald Trump's tax reform proposals could mean for Canadians Let's take a look at the impact two of the Trump tax measures may have on Canadians. It's just a matter of time before President Trump attempts to proceed with his tax reform proposals.
"20.01.2017 19:20:39" Baby African penguin hatches at West Edmonton Mall There are two new faces West Edmonton Mall's Marine Life. Nina, a two-month-old African penguin, is the 14th penguin to be hatched at West Edmonton Mall.
"20.01.2017 19:17:57" montrealgazette.com Opinion: An inexcusable misstep by Justin Trudeau I cannot recall any other prime minister of Canada in living memory having declined to use English in Quebec. "I cannot recall any other prime minister of Canada in living memory having declined to use English in Quebec, and I am certain that none would have done so on the premise that 'since we are in Quebec, I will respond in French.'"
"20.01.2017 19:15:46" montrealgazette.com Police search for man following an attempted robbery in Dorval Montreal Police are looking for a man connected to an attempted robbery at a bar in Dorval. The man is described as white, around 6 feet tall and 200 lbs. He was wearing a red, hooded sweatshirt, a dark vest and dark pants, and beige work boots with electrical-tape on the toe of the left boot.
"20.01.2017 19:14:35" montrealgazette.com Doctors will have to negotiate accessory fees with Barrette: Couillard The Quebec Federation of Medical Specialists (FMSQ) will have to negotiate medical accessory fees with Health Minister Gaétan Barrette At the World Economic Forum in Davos on Friday, Couillard firmly rejected the federation's request that he assign Treasury Board President Pierre Moreau to negotiate with the FMSQ, representing more than 10,000 physicians.
"20.01.2017 19:13:37" montrealgazette.com Syrian refugee dreams big after scoring singing gig at Bell Centre boxing match 'One can start from scratch, even at my age, and, with hard work and dedication, one can achieve one's goals,' says Matt Mardini. To most singers, a gig at a boxing match wouldn't exactly seem like the sort of KO that could really launch their careers. But Mardini is not like most singers, and to him, this is like a dream come true.
"20.01.2017 19:11:20" montrealgazette.com Second Draft: Jail conditions in mid-1800s Montreal 'a terrible evil' Wolfred Nelson, the inspector of penitentiaries and jails — and former Patriote leader who'd been incarcerated — produced a scathing report. It was mid-January 1853, and in a series of long articles that month it was clear the newspaper was profoundly disturbed by the woeful state of the jails, especially Montreal's, in Canada East, today's Quebec.
"20.01.2017 19:09:23" montrealgazette.com The ultimate power lunch: What Donald Trump will eat for his first meal as president Donald Trump has posted on social media photos of himself with a bucket of Kentucky Fried Chicken and McDonald's burger and fries The three-course menu isn't too far from previous lunches other new commanders in chief have enjoyed, with lobster in some form usually making the first course.
"20.01.2017 19:07:17" montrealgazette.com Mars investigating Skittles said to be intended for cattle A mysterious Skittles spill on a rural highway in Wisconsin is taking another twist, with Mars Inc. saying it doesn't know why the discarded candy might have been headed to become cattle feed. A variety of food byproducts are commonly used for animal feed, and Skittles maker Mars Inc. says it has procedures for discarding foods for that purpose. However, the company says the Skittles in question came from a factory that doesn't sell unused
"20.01.2017 18:36:01" montrealgazette.com Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo' Guzman has been extradited to the U.S. The U.S. Justice Department issued a statement confirming that Guzman was en route to the United States and expressed gratitude to Mexico for its co-operation. He was extradited on Thursday.
"20.01.2017 18:31:36" montrealgazette.com 'This American carnage stops right here': Read the full transcript of Trump's inaugural address 'We will bring back our jobs. We will bring back our borders. We will bring back our wealth. And we will bring back our dreams' Read the full inauguration speech as recited by the 45th President of the United States, Donald J. Trump.
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"20.01.2017 18:12:19" montrealgazette.com What the big players wore to presidential inauguration — including cat buttons Kellyanne Conway, in a Gucci military-style wool coat of red, white and blue, with two rows of cat-head buttons and a red cloche hat, described her look as 'Trump revolutionary wear' Don't discount fashion when it comes to inauguration day. It's a whole lot more political than you may think.
"20.01.2017 17:54:12" montrealgazette.com Watch: Shia LaBeouf launches 24-hour, four-year anti-Trump project titled 'HE WILL NOT DIVIDE US' Jaden Smith was the first person to come by this morning. He has been repeating the mantra over and over again for over an hour The footage will be broadcast live online at hewillnotdivide.us, and the project will run 24 hours a day for the entire run of Trump's time in office.
"20.01.2017 17:33:37" Financial Post Donald Trump is now President of the United States. Live post-inauguration reactions. Analysis of Donald Trump's inauguration live via National Post.
"20.01.2017 17:21:03" montrealgazette.com Stolen Van Gogh masterpieces found in Mafia's lair returning home after mobster's conviction The two works appear to be in reasonably good shape after their harrowing 14-year travels through the underworld. Raffaele Imperiale was sentenced — in absentia — to 18 years Van Gogh's “Seascape at Scheveningen,” painted in 1882, and “Congregation leaving the Reformed Church in Nuenen” painting from 1884 to 1885, are expected to again be on public display in the museum as soon as possible.
"20.01.2017 17:19:52" montrealgazette.com The important questions: Should we be allowed masturbation breaks during the work day? Sadaf Ahsan: Missed your train? Struggling to make a client happy? Spilled coffee on your files this morning? There are few ways to better rid yourself of stress The author of this piece wonders if it should be allowed to take a break. So to speak.
"20.01.2017 17:16:49" montrealgazette.com 55 deaths in 15 years: Report highlights remarkable danger of commercial fishing in Canada “The loss of life on fishing vessels is simply too great,” the Transportation Safety Board of Canada said after its probe in November 2015 A new report details the frantic, fruitless attempt to rescue a deckhand pulled overboard just hours into the lobster season — one of a series of deaths on both coasts that demonstrate the remarkable danger of commercial fishing.
"20.01.2017 17:15:08" montrealgazette.com Russian political elites revel in Trump's inauguration Russian officials and lawmakers lauded Donald Trump's inauguration Friday, hoping it will herald a period of better ties with the United States, while revelers in Moscow and elsewhere gathered for celebrations as bar and club While Trump's policy toward Russia is unclear yet, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said that "we are hoping that reason will prevail."
"20.01.2017 16:58:04" montrealgazette.com Don Macpherson: A bad week for bilingualism in Canada With just a few words, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau showed his ignorance of the politics of language in his home province of Quebec. "This past week was a bad one for bilingualism in federal politics."
"20.01.2017 16:27:16" montrealgazette.com The Right Chemistry: The spread of Nutella panic The iconic chocolate-hazelnut spread was removed from Italian store shelves after misleading headlines claimed a link with cancer. In the U.S., the company ran into trouble with its claim that Nutella was “part of a nutritious breakfast." Here's why.
"20.01.2017 16:25:12" montrealgazette.com Why will Donald Trump have two Bibles when he takes the oath? A look at the symbolism Roosevelt used his family's Bible, printed in 1686. In the two centuries since then, the act of choosing an inaugural Bible – or Bibles – has become far more symbolic.
"20.01.2017 16:10:18" news.nationalpost.com What does Donald Trump's inauguration mean? Follow our live coverage with our panel of analysts and reporters Join us starting at 10 a.m. ET for our live coverage of Donald Trump's inauguration as the 45th President of the United States You can follow live coverage, video, analysis of the Trump inauguration here:
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"20.01.2017 15:53:33" montrealgazette.com Canada's annual inflation rate rises to 1.5 per cent in December: Statcan Economists had expected a bigger increase of 1.7 per cent year-over-year in December. Prices were up for seven of the eight major categories compared with a year earlier, with food being the one exception.
"20.01.2017 15:50:11" montrealgazette.com Anti-Trump protests in Montreal: 'There's a sense that we need to act' “We're all feeling this right now, we need to do something,” said organizer Eamon Toohey. The first protest is scheduled for 11 a.m. and the second for 6 p.m.
"20.01.2017 15:37:29" montrealgazette.com Wine Match: Warm Gingerbread Cake pairs with tawny port You'll find this cake on the Earls' restaurant menu in fall and winter. Pairing booze with good treats is a skill.
"20.01.2017 15:34:17" montrealgazette.com Timing is everything: The long and the short of the TFSA vs RRSP decision RRSP have had a big head start when it comes to personal financial planning in Canada, but the TFSA appears to making up ground fast The biggest tips you need:
"20.01.2017 15:20:36" I've maxed my RRSP and TFSA, now what? So you've maxed your RRSP and TFSA? Som Seif discusses three more top savings strategies for the high net worth investor.
"20.01.2017 15:11:47" montrealgazette.com Will Trump end globalization? The doubt haunts Davos' elite It's been impossible to escape the shadow of Donald Trump at this year's gathering of the business elites at the World Economic Forum Whether or not world trade goes into reverse, it's evident that globalization — the commitment to lower barriers to doing business around the world —is under threat like no other time in decade
"20.01.2017 15:08:06" montrealgazette.com 'Send him a check for $10,000': Cinderella story for struggling single father invited to Trump ball The unlikely meeting occurred after Trump said he read a profile of Shane Bouvet in The Washington Post and was impressed by his story Bouvet, a struggling single father, had spent nights working and days volunteering on Trump's presidential campaign.
"20.01.2017 15:06:00" montrealgazette.com Roger Federer makes quick work of Tomas Berdych in Australian Open third round Roger Federer showed against 10th-seeded Tomas Berdych that his first two wins against qualifiers really were warmups Federer hit some vintage backhand winners, one that earned a hearty applause from the great Rod Laver — sitting in the crowd at the stadium named in his honour — in the second set.
"20.01.2017 15:03:28" montrealgazette.com Car makers on both sides of the border concerned about Trump, Canadian innovation minister says 'Any kind of disruption to that, any kind of impact to the border would have a negative consequence to both Canada and the U.S.' he said Navdeep Bains said he's been having nervous conversations with concerned automakers, both at the recent auto show in Detroit and during his current visit to the World Economic Forum in Davos.
"20.01.2017 14:58:54" montrealgazette.com Tim Hortons, Burger King plan to launch app in latest push towards automation Want the chance to order and pay in advance on your smartphone without lining up to pay a cashier? More automation.
"20.01.2017 14:55:27" montrealgazette.com Get a taste of the glitz and glam of Los Angeles Jim Byers: I've been given a tough assignment by the tourism folks in Los Angeles; tour the city and eat at places that even A-list celebs have trouble getting into Who doesn't like a side of glitz? #travel
"20.01.2017 14:52:39" montrealgazette.com Ring in Lunar New Year: Asian-inspired dishes help kick off the Year of the Rooster Celebrate the New Year with these Asian-inspired dishes Try serving family style, with the lettuce on one plate and the filling on another. #life
"20.01.2017 14:22:52" montrealgazette.com Tea with the Obamas, the swearing-in and more: An up-to-the-minute guide to the Trump inauguration The day starts with Donald and Melania Trump attending service at St. John's Church and ends with the glitter of the inaugural balls Here's how today is going to play out.
"20.01.2017 14:00:49" montrealgazette.com Man grazed by train while running across tracks at Île-Perrot station A man in his 60s is recovering from shoulder and arm injuries after being grazed by a freight train Friday morning at an AMT station. He's going to be okay.
"20.01.2017 13:20:04" montrealgazette.com Tea with the Obamas, the swearing-in and more: An up-to-the-minute guide to the Trump inauguration The day starts with Donald and Melania Trump attending service at St. John's Church. What to expect when you're expecting Trump.
"20.01.2017 12:56:02" montrealgazette.com Meet the Canadian artists behind the masks worn by NHL goaltenders An NHL goaltender's mask is not only the one thing standing between a man's head and a 160-kilometre slapshot. Montrealer Sylvie Marsolais says each goaltender gets a personalized design and no two are ever the same.
"20.01.2017 12:08:53" montrealgazette.com While you were sleeping: A brewing milk battle, Genie's out at Aussie, Americans' home away from home, and bridge as sport Here's our roundup of the best and brightest stories this morning. Here's our roundup of the best and brightest stories this morning.
"20.01.2017 11:43:51" montrealgazette.com Canadiens at New Jersey Devils, 7:30 p.m.: Five things to know Coach Michel Therrien has shuffled the Canadiens' lines ahead of the match in New Jersey in a bid to ignite the team's dormant offence. Get ready for tonight's game.
"20.01.2017 11:05:01" Timeline Photos Montreal this morning: A mix of sun and clouds with a high of plus 2 C. http://wp.me/p4Uzqt-3XUm
"20.01.2017 05:01:00" montrealgazette.com Former champion David Lemieux aims to get back on world title track A key difference for Lemieux is that the original bout would have been in Montreal, while now he will travel to Brooklyn native Stevens' home state. Former middleweight champion David Lemieux is set to face American Curtis Stevens in March in a bout that was supposed to have happened three years ago.
"20.01.2017 04:09:00" montrealgazette.com Eugenie Bouchard ousted from Australian Open Vandeweghe, ranked 35th, had a 40-21 edge on winners. She also won 85 per cent of the points on her first serve. Montreal's Eugenie Bouchard fought hard in the final set but ultimately fell short in her third-round match at the Australian Open, losing to Coco Vandeweghe 6-4, 3-6, 7-5 on Friday.
"20.01.2017 04:00:00" montrealgazette.com Group representing some dépanneurs threatens to stop selling milk “If a customer goes into a dépanneur to buy milk and it doesn't have any, they'll definitely go somewhere else." Milk may be a quintessential item sold in dépanneurs, but one association representing some Quebec convenience stores has threatened to cut off the milk supply as a protest against producers.
"20.01.2017 03:31:01" montrealgazette.com Alex Galchenyuk loses his spot on Canadiens' top line The 22-year-old has played three games since returning from a knee injury that sidelined him for 18 games. Alex Galchenyuk showed up at the Canadiens' practice facility in Brossard Thursday morning, looked at the forward lines written on the locker-room board and found out he is no longer the team's No. 1 centre.
"20.01.2017 03:00:00" montrealgazette.com Wage increase brings relief and disappointment Labour groups pushing for a $15-an-hour minimum already seen in some parts of the U.S. called it a slap in the face destined to keep the working poor impoverished. Quebec's announcement that it would raise the minimum wage by 50 cents to $11.25 this year and to $12.45 by 2020 evoked mixed reactions Thursday.
"20.01.2017 02:40:52" montrealgazette.com U.S. consulate warning Americans to avoid anti-Trump protests in Montreal this weekend In a message posted on the consulate website on Thursday, officials cite safety concerns to suggest U.S. citizens in Montreal stay away from the demonstrations. The United States consulate in Montreal is telling American citizens to avoid protests that are being planned in this city as Donald Trump is inaugurated as U.S. president.
"20.01.2017 02:00:00" montrealgazette.com What the Puck: What is wrong with Carey Price? I'm worried about Carey Price and you should be too, says Brendan Kelly. Canadiens goalie Carey Price has not been his usual All-Star self for the past six weeks. Is he just tired or is there something more to this slump?
"20.01.2017 01:32:37" montrealgazette.com Fed up Quebec medical specialists warn patients of "chaos" in private clinics Barrette announced in September that he intended to eliminate medical accessory fees doctors have been charging patients in their private clinics for certain procedures for many years. Without fee agreements, private clinics will be hamstrung once the ban on medical accessories come into effect next week, the head of Quebec's medical specialists' federation warned Thursday.
"20.01.2017 01:00:00" montrealgazette.com Study: antidepressants in early pregnancy doubles risk of birth defects The new study from the Université de Montréal raises more concerns about the increasing number of pregnant women taking antidepressant medication. Montreal researchers have found a link between antidepressant use in the first three months of pregnancy and birth defects.
"20.01.2017 00:00:00" montrealgazette.com Stu Cowan: Penguins' Sidney Crosby living his dream as NHL superstar “You get to do what you love every day and that's the best part,” the hockey superstar says. “You get paid for it, too, so that doesn't hurt.” Sidney Crosby has become one of the greatest players in NHL history and has already earned more than US$90 million.
"19.01.2017 23:03:54" montrealgazette.com EVs to exotic sports cars at Montreal International Auto Show Highlights include a look at the Honda Civic Type R prototype, BMW i8 Protonic Red, North American debut of Toyota COMS and a Subaru Crosstrek prototype. The Montreal International Auto Show opens its doors to the public on Friday with more than 500 vehicles for car enthusiasts to look at, sit in and, in some cases, even drive.
"19.01.2017 22:06:23" montrealgazette.com 1 in 4 US men have cancer-linked HPV genital infections The first national estimate suggests that nearly half of U.S. men have genital infections caused by a sexually transmitted virus and that 1 in 4 has strains linked with several cancers. High-risk HPV can cause cancer in the mouth and upper throat, cervical cancer in women and other cancers. Less harmful strains can cause genital warts. #health
"19.01.2017 22:02:59" montrealgazette.com Beat the January blahs: Silky soup can be so tasty you'll forget it's good for you All the excitement of December is over and now that most blah of all months, January, is here This is legit advice. #life
"19.01.2017 22:00:19" montrealgazette.com How a new kitchen gadget will help you get boozey with all your leftover fruit Using the Alchema app, homebrewers can create their own concoctions or choose from "hundreds of recipes" Using the Alchema app, home-brewers can create their own concoctions or choose from “hundreds of recipes,” including strawberry pomegranate, pumpkin and peach ginger hard ciders. #life
"19.01.2017 21:58:39" montrealgazette.com Quebec's Anticosti Island wants to be recognized as UNESCO heritage site The picturesque Quebec municipality of Anticosti Island is trying to become a UNESCO world heritage site It made the pitch at a news conference in Montreal on Tuesday. #travel
"19.01.2017 21:44:14" montrealgazette.com Quebec has a long road ahead to reach goal of 100,000 electric cars by 2020 On Jan. 1, there were 8,188 electric vehicles registered in Quebec, with 3,089 cars added in 2015. With roughly 450,000 vehicles sold in Quebec last year, electric vehicles represent less than one per cent of sales.
"19.01.2017 21:38:37" montrealgazette.com American Express misses 4Q profit forecasts American Express Co. on Thursday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $825 million. The results missed Wall Street expectations.
"19.01.2017 21:36:51" montrealgazette.com Montreal Alouettes sign veteran quarterback Durant to three-year deal The Montreal Alouettes signed veteran quarterback Darian Durant to a three-year contract Thursday. Durant to Montreal.
"19.01.2017 21:17:53" montrealgazette.com Video of alleged animal abuse on set of A Dog's Purpose sparks boycott The disturbing footage appears to show a handler shoving an unwilling German Shepherd into a pool of churning water "It's unconscionable that someone waited a year and three months to call attention to this"
"19.01.2017 21:14:11" montrealgazette.com The important questions: Can soft and fuzzy 'domestic crafts' make a hard statement? Imagine if 1.17 million activists donned pink hats at this weekend's Women's March on Washington Sure, knitting a hat is practical. But it can also be powerful. #life
"19.01.2017 20:23:27" montrealgazette.com Northeastern U.S. warms 50% faster than global average — and neighbours in Canada along for the ride The populous parts of Ontario and Quebec could be warming twice as fast as the global average, says the author of a new University of Massachusetts study The paper, published in the peer-reviewed PLOS ONE, found that the Northeast United States is warming about 50 per cent faster than the global average.
"19.01.2017 20:20:44" montrealgazette.com Hot Montreal band Heat creates an Overnight success The members of the alt-rock trio don't mind if people say their full-length debut sounds like some of the great '80s U.K. guitar bands. Heat has already proven their worth in England, but Montreal is new, fun territory.
"19.01.2017 20:15:10" driving.ca Collision mitigation and winter is a tough mix Precise sensors that keep us safe have little protection against the elements driving.ca: All the tech in the world can't outsmart Mother Nature – but these tips will help. http://ow.ly/1OPK308am4a
"19.01.2017 20:09:07" Timeline Photos Here's how minimum wage has increased in Quebec since 1987. Correction: tip earners will earn $9.45.
"19.01.2017 20:02:35" montrealgazette.com Dow erases gain for 2017 as stocks fall, bond yields climb The Dow Jones industrial average erased its gain for the year on Thursday, part of a pullback for stock indexes as Treasury yields continued their upward march. Four stocks fell for every one that rose on the New York Stock Exchange.
"19.01.2017 19:59:20" montrealgazette.com Ready for his big moment, Donald Trump arrives in Washington D.C. with a wave and a salute Taking on more of the trappings of the presidency, Trump traded in his beloved private plane for a military jet and has left New York behind Watch Trump arrive in Washington with his wife.
"19.01.2017 19:50:09" driving.ca Montreal auto show is the entry point to North America for these cars A production Kia Rio5 and four concepts that make their way to our shores for the first time driving.ca: This weekend's Montreal auto show has some exciting reveals, including a 375-hp Hyundai! http://ow.ly/pXvJ308algv
"19.01.2017 19:48:45" montrealgazette.com Russian business world hopes for relief from Trump Few people are more eager for Donald Trump's arrival in the White House than those who do business in Russia. "Trump inspires me. He's an entrepreneur" who puts economic benefits first and foremost, said Andrei Kuzyaev, a Russian oil tycoon who now heads ER Telecom, a leading broadband provider.
"19.01.2017 19:44:53" montrealgazette.com US ends probe of Tesla fatal crash without seeking recall U.S. safety regulators have closed an investigation into a fatal crash involving electric car maker Tesla Motors' Autopilot system without seeking a recall They did, however, criticize the way the company markets the semi-autonomous driving feature.
"19.01.2017 19:42:30" montrealgazette.com Costco agrees to pay $12M over lax pharmacy practices Costco Wholesale Corp. has agreed to pay nearly $12 million to settle Justice Department allegations of lax pharmacy controls over a four-year period. Costco has invested in a new, $127 million pharmacy management system and adopted new audit protocols.
"19.01.2017 19:30:27" montrealgazette.com Trump poised to 'reverse' seven decades of U.S. foreign policy: Harper Harper said Trump is "going to reverse the cornerstone of seven decades of American foreign policy." He said Trump rejects "that America alone must accept overarching responsibility for global affairs," and he says that's a notion that's in step with the views of the American public.
"19.01.2017 19:26:09" montrealgazette.com Feds knew of suicide threat, didn't respond: First Nations community In a statement late Wednesday, Health Canada said it told community members last fall that it would pursue funding opportunities for Wapekeka. The community of Wapekeka First Nation made the federal government aware in July 2016 that some of their young people were struggling with mental health challenges, and asked for $376,706 to tackle the problem, the leaders told a news conference.
"19.01.2017 19:17:08" Hockey Inside/Out During Saturday's 5-4 win over New York, Canadiens goalie Carey Price was dragged out of his net on a scoring attempt by the Rangers' Kevin Hayes, allowing Rick Nash to score an uncontested goal. There was no penalty on the play, leading many to ask: what
"19.01.2017 19:01:56" Montreal Gazette After the Trump win, I write this for my daughters. An open letter penned a few months ago that still moves today.
"19.01.2017 18:28:48" montrealgazette.com 'I'll make you famous': Cochrane man turns the table on laptop thief The 51-year-old computer security and automation expert couldn't let the opportunity to try to find out something about the apparent thief pass him by This is some next-level thief-spotting.
"19.01.2017 18:22:46" montrealgazette.com It's still a mystery what caused penguins to drown, but Calgary Zoo promises changes to exhibit Mass penguin deaths are not just a problem faced by the Calgary Zoo. Despite a prove, they still can't figure out why the penguins drowned.
"19.01.2017 18:05:08" montrealgazette.com People keep filing complaints about Trudeau's French-only answers to English questions The Office of the Commissioner of Official Languages has received nine complaints related to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's French-only answers On Wednesday Trudeau said that on reflection he maybe should have answered partly in English and partly in French.
"19.01.2017 17:58:22" montrealgazette.com Quebec woman arrested in the Bahamas for allegedly having sex with a minor A Quebec mother of three is under arrest in the Bahamas for allegedly having sex with a teenage boy. Karine Gagné, 23, is accused of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old American boy earlier this month.
"19.01.2017 17:46:59" montrealgazette.com New Arcade Fire song rumoured to coincide with Trump's inauguration Arcade Fire fans who lament the rise of Donald Trump may still have a reason to celebrate on the U.S. president-elect's inauguration day. The Line of Best Fit points out that Arcade Fire could be ready to release an anti-Trump song Thursday or Friday, citing the usually reliable ArcadeFireTube's Twitter account.
"19.01.2017 17:17:04" montrealgazette.com Saudi Arabia says another OPEC cut possible in 2017 OPEC countries could cut oil production again this year, Saudi Arabia's energy minister said Thursday. "I think Plan B is to be resilient and to be flexible and to deal with the circumstances," he said.
"19.01.2017 16:55:28" montrealgazette.com Armed robber who held up Plateau bars declared dangerous offender Raynald Leblanc appeared furious after the Quebec Court judge determined that he should serve an indefinite prison term. Raynald Leblanc appeared to be furious after Quebec Court Judge Sylvie Kovacevich declared him a dangerous offender and determined that he should serve an indefinite prison term.
"19.01.2017 16:50:35" montrealgazette.com Gates foundation and world governments create new global coalition make new vaccines, prevent epidemics The partnership will be called the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations, or CEPI Each virus targeted is among WHO's priority pathogens. Few or no medical countermeasures exist to combat them. #health
"19.01.2017 16:11:18" montrealgazette.com ISIL publicly beheaded captives in Roman amphitheatre in recaptured Syrian city: activists Four teachers and government employees were beheaded in the courtyard of the Palmyra museum. Another eight were beheaded in the amphitheatre The Islamic State group has also destroyed ancient temples and other relics in the past, triggering fears among experts for remaining antiquities in the city.
"19.01.2017 16:09:57" montrealgazette.com Thousands expected to turn out at Edmonton 'sister march' in wake of Trump inauguration Edmonton will have its own "sister march" outside the Alberta Legislature this Saturday following the inauguration of Donald Trump. The march, rather than being "anti-Trump," is about diversity and equality, the organizers said.
"19.01.2017 16:01:41" montrealgazette.com Funeral director gets three months in prison after three decomposing bodies found in her garage Police found the bodies in a garage adjacent to Powell Funeral Home in Philadelphia. One was in a coffin and two others were in cardboard body boxes Her prison term will be followed by 20 months of house arrest.
"19.01.2017 15:48:25" montrealgazette.com Q&A: Denver law will allow pot in public, details up in air Denver has started work on the nation's first law allowing marijuana clubs and use in public places such as coffee shops or art galleries. Common questions like "can I get a drink with my joint?" answered here:
"19.01.2017 15:45:44" montrealgazette.com Quebec Solidaire's Françoise David leaving politics for health reasons David confirmed her departure at a news conference in Montreal on Thursday morning. At a news conference in Montreal on Thursday morning, David cited health reasons for her departure.
"19.01.2017 15:43:16" Gouin MNA Françoise David, co-founder of the Québec solidaire party, announces she's retiring from politics.
"19.01.2017 15:35:42" montrealgazette.com At least 30 firefighters killed after high-rise building engulfed in flames collapses in Iran Reports suggest at least 30 people are dead and 75 were injured when the iconic Plasco building in Iran collapsed on live television as locals watched in horror Iranian authorities did not immediately release definitive casualty figures, which is common in unfolding disasters.
"19.01.2017 15:35:22" Gouin MNA Françoise David, co-founder of the Québec solidaire party, announces she's retiring from politics.
"19.01.2017 15:34:11" Gouin MNA Françoise David, co-founder of the Québec solidaire party, announces she's retiring from politics.
"19.01.2017 15:13:18" Inside the 2018 Genesis G80 Sport at the Montreal International Auto Show. Genesis is the newest player in the luxury segment in Canada.
"19.01.2017 14:27:38" montrealgazette.com Quebec increases minimum wage to $11.25 an hour The Quebec government announced Thursday morning it is increasing the minimum wage to $11.25 an hour. The increase will come into effect May 1.
"19.01.2017 14:19:46" Kia Motors America unveils the Niro, the automaker's first dedicated hybrid platform. You can see it up close at the Montreal International Auto Show.
"19.01.2017 12:59:01" montrealgazette.com Remember Quebec is a 'nation,' Liberal minister tells Ottawa Quebec's minister responsible for Canadian relations is reminding Ottawa that Quebec is a “nation” and should be treated as a partner. "I think it's important to reaffirm it," Fournier says.
"19.01.2017 12:50:01" montrealgazette.com Ellen DeGeneres takes home 3 People's Choice Awards Ellen DeGeneres set a record at the People's Choice Awards , becoming the winningest entertainer in the show's history. That means she has a career total (so far) of 20.
"19.01.2017 12:39:08" montrealgazette.com While you were sleeping: Pittsburgh Penguins triumph, radiologists strike back, Pride agrees Black Lives Matter, plus an Epiphany Here's our roundup of the best and brightest stories this morning. Here's our roundup of the best and brightest stories this morning.
"19.01.2017 11:48:01" montrealgazette.com Milos Raonic tops Gilles Muller to advance to third round at Australian Open Third-seeded Milos Raonic of Canada maintained his record of reaching the third round all seven years he has contested the Australian Open. The win advanced Raonic to a third-round match against Gilles Simon, who beat Rogerio Dutra Silva in straight sets.
"19.01.2017 11:37:05" montrealgazette.com Montreal métro shutdowns affecting all four lines jumped in 2016 Montreal's entire subway network was paralyzed four times in 2016, the highest since 2013. If you thought there were more métro shutdowns last year than normal, you were right.
"19.01.2017 11:10:01" Timeline Photos Montreal this morning: A brighter picture today. Today's photo was posted on Instagram by @robzechetto. http://wp.me/p4Uzqt-3XIJ
"19.01.2017 05:01:01" montrealgazette.com Bell donates $250,000 to Montreal Neuro for mental-health resources The money will go toward funding a three-year project to expand the Multicultural Human Resource Centre. As part of an effort to improve mental-health services for immigrants and refugees in Montreal, Bell announced a $250,000 donation on Wednesday to the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital.
"19.01.2017 04:00:00" montrealgazette.com Books: Joe Ollmann gives gonzo trailblazer William Seabrook his due Why isn't William Seabrook famous, or at the very least a cherished cult figure? It's a head-scratcher. The epic graphic-novel biography The Abominable Mr. Seabrook celebrates the eventful life of the forgotten writer and adventurer.
"19.01.2017 03:28:58" montrealgazette.com Punchless Canadiens no match for Stanley Cup champion Penguins Pittsburgh goaltender Matt Murray stopped 19 shots in the Penguins 4-1 win as he improved his record to 15-4-1. For the second game in a row, Montreal unable to generate much offence, bowing 4-1 to Pittsburgh at the Bell Centre.
"19.01.2017 03:00:00" montrealgazette.com Barrette blasts radiologists for refusing to perform ultrasounds Barrette said he was confident that the government will soon resolve any lingering issues over fees with the various professional bodies. Health Minister Gaétan Barrette accused the province's radiologists on Wednesday of using patients as pawns in their battle with the provincial government over accessory fees, saying it's unacceptable that some Quebecers have to travel to Ontario to get
"19.01.2017 02:20:03" montrealgazette.com Françoise David retiring from politics, will stay active in party Gouin MNA said she was proud of what she had accomplished, but at age 69 “one has to think of one's future.” Gouin MNA Françoise David, the co-spokesperson for the left-wing Québec solidaire party, is to announce Thursday she is retiring from politics.
"19.01.2017 02:00:00" montrealgazette.com Montrealers help Barack and Michelle Obama give a White House tour The 360-degree video – viewed almost 4 million times since it was posted on Facebook Friday – is the work of Félix & Paul Studios, a Montreal company. He might not approve because it wasn't made in the U.S.A. but before he moves in Friday, Donald Trump can take a virtual tour of the White House thanks to two Montrealers.
"19.01.2017 01:00:00" montrealgazette.com Jacques Cartier Bridge down to one lane overnight on Wednesday The span connecting Montreal and Longueuil will fully reopen at 5 a.m. on Thursday, Transport Quebec says. The Jacques Cartier Bridge will be down to one lane in either direction overnight Wednesday, starting at 9 p.m.
"19.01.2017 00:31:15" montrealgazette.com Pride Toronto votes to adopt demands from Black Lives Matter and ban police floats from parades But members say the motion did not get into details concerning what, if any, kind of police presence would be welcome at the parade Social media teemed with negative reaction to Tuesday's vote, criticizing Pride Toronto for ostensibly abandoning its philosophy of inclusion by banning police.
"19.01.2017 00:23:26" montrealgazette.com Alanis Morissette manager admits to $4.8M theft from singer LOS ANGELES, Calif. - The former business manager for Alanis Morissette admitted embezzling more than $6.5 million from the singer and other celebrities and agreed to plead guilty to federal charges, prosecutors said Wednesday. Jonathan Todd Schwartz, who worked for GSO Business Management, also admitted to stealing $1.7 million from two other clients who were not named by the U.S. attorney's office.
"19.01.2017 00:00:01" hockeyinsideout.com Liveblog: Pittsburgh at Canadiens Pittsburgh is coming off a wild 8-7 OT win over Washington on Monday – a game so wacky that Lars Eller scored twice for the Caps. Mike Boone's live blog of Wednesday's matchup between the Montreal Canadiens and the Pittsburgh Penguins at the Bell Centre in Montreal.
"18.01.2017 23:13:34" montrealgazette.com Jack Todd: Expos speedster Tim Raines earns Baseball Hall of Fame nod Long wait is over as base stealer extraordinaire joins Andre Dawson and Gary Carter as only members of Nos Amours to gain enshrinement in Cooperstown, N.Y. Long wait is over as base stealer extraordinaire joins Andre Dawson, Gary Carter as only members of Nos Amours to gain enshrinement in Cooperstown, N.Y.
"18.01.2017 23:07:46" montrealgazette.com Expos fans set to rock Tim Raines party at Baseball Hall of Fame ExposNation is already making plans to invade Cooperstown, N.Y., on July 30 when Tim Raines is officially inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame. The former Expo made it into the Hall of Fame during his 10th and final year of eligibility in voting by more than 400 members of the Baseball Writers' Association of America.
"18.01.2017 21:59:12" montrealgazette.com Owners of Pointe-Claire PCB site ordered to submit new clean-up plan Owners of a former PCB storage site in Pointe-Claire have until February to produce a plan to rehabilitate the Hymus Blvd. property, the city of Pointe-Claire said in a statement. The cost of cleaning up the industrial site could be as high as $7.8 million, new owners say.
"18.01.2017 21:54:38" montrealgazette.com Education minister tries to ease teachers' concerns over new financial education course Education Minister Sébastien Proulx vows to have all necessary school materials translated in time for the introduction in August of a new mandatory financial education course in Quebec high school… Union representatives insisted teachers won't be ready by August to teach the class to all Secondary 5 students, and asked that the project be put on hold. Financial education is currently being offered as an option.
"18.01.2017 20:46:46" montrealgazette.com Inauguration promises some especially awkward moments for Obama and Trump One of the most intriguing aspects of the day will be the limousine ride that Obama and Trump will share on the ride to the Capitol That'll be an awkward limo ride.
"18.01.2017 20:40:58" montrealgazette.com The Trump inauguration is shaping up to be Washington's smallest party in years 'We stress that this is a celebration of the United States presidency as an institution' But although it's hard to predict the size of the crowds that will greet President-elect Donald Trump at his public events this week, it seems increasingly clear that the after-hours revelry will be markedly muted.
"18.01.2017 20:17:09" montrealgazette.com Almost $8.9B: Research outlines costs of last spring's Fort McMurray wildfire An economics professor at MacEwan University in Edmonton is compiling numbers on the direct and indirect costs of last spring's Fort McMurray wildfire. Here are some of Rafat Alam's preliminary findings (not including insurable losses): These numbers don't include insurable losses.
"18.01.2017 20:00:18" montrealgazette.com Shift work, low pay, high pressure: Kitchen culture to blame for mental illness, addiction Chefs walk the knife-edge as poor wages and working conditions combine with high consumer expectations. A thorough look at the culture of drug and alcohol abuse in restaurant kitchens. #health
"18.01.2017 19:54:12" montrealgazette.com Many youth with ADHD given antipsychotic drugs: study An Ontario study shows one in 20 children and youth have attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and many are prescribed antipsychotic drugs, despite having no other mental health diagnosis. One in four of the youth who received an antipsychotic drug had no other record of a mental health diagnosis, such as schizophrenia or bipolar disorder. #health
"18.01.2017 19:38:42" montrealgazette.com Bank of Canada bakes 0.1 per cent Trump bump into its outlook for the economy The big things worrying the central bank are the wildcard of Trump's trade policies and a strengthening loonie, its economic forecast revealed today A few factors are involved in this "Trump bump"
"18.01.2017 19:24:17" montrealgazette.com Michael Moore predicts Trump will make good on his promises by building the wall and banning Muslims Not only will he follow through on building the wall, but Moore also believes that Trump will find a way to ban Muslims from entering the U.S. Moore also expressed his concern with Trump having access to the nuclear codes, suggesting it might be safer if the President-elect submitted himself to a psychological evaluation first.
"18.01.2017 19:19:55" montrealgazette.com Justin Trudeau raked over the coals for French answers to English questions “Even staunch defenders of the French language like René Lévesque would never have have made such a misstep,” QCGN president James Shea says. “We are shocked, disappointed and utterly dismayed that the prime minster could be so tone deaf,” said Geoffrey Chambers, vice-president of the Quebec Community Groups Network
"18.01.2017 19:16:52" montrealgazette.com They want to suck your blood: Vampire bat species in Brazil adapts to feed on humans In a study of 70 samples of bat feces in Brazil, scientists found 15 examples of human DNA The move from birds to humans is surprising — and runs in the face of past data.
"18.01.2017 19:15:15" business.financialpost.com Canadians first to get new YouTube mobile feature that will make sharing... Exclusive: Beginning Wednesday, Canada will be the first country to receive a new social chat platform within Google's YouTube app for iOS and Android Beginning Wednesday, Canada will be the first country to receive a new social chat platform within Google's YouTube app for iOS and Android. Canadians can then share the new feature with friends in other countries. #business
"18.01.2017 18:19:21" montrealgazette.com 'It's blindsided everybody': New U.S. border tax could shut out Canadian oil The border tax proposal is part of a tax reform spearheaded by Paul Ryan and Kevin Brady Among the most impacted could be New Brunswick-based Irving Oil Ltd., which refines oil in Saint John and exports it to the U.S. East Coast, as well as Canadian oilsands companies with refineries in the U.S.
"18.01.2017 18:04:31" montrealgazette.com Alouettes sign centre/guard Brodeur-Jourdain to two-year contract The Montreal Alouettes signed centre/guard Luc Brodeur-Jourdain to a two-year contract on Wednesday. The Montreal Alouettes signed centre/guard Luc Brodeur-Jourdain to a two-year contract on Wednesday.
"18.01.2017 17:49:53" montrealgazette.com Kevin Tierney: Quebec's culture of censorship, from comedy to journalism Censorship is alive and well in Quebec, as recent incidents involving comedian Mike Ward and columnist Richard Martineau show What we are looking at is censorship. Nothing more, certainly nothing less.
"18.01.2017 17:46:15" montrealgazette.com St-Jean-sur-Richelieu man arrested for possession, distribution of juvenile pornography A 64-year-old man was arrested Tuesday for crimes linked to juvenile pornography. Robert Iler, a resident of St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, was arraigned Tuesday
"18.01.2017 17:38:49" Baby African penguin hatches at West Edmonton Mall There are two new faces West Edmonton Mall's Marine Life. Nina, a two-month-old African penguin, is the 14th penguin to be hatched at West Edmonton Mall.
"18.01.2017 17:38:16" montrealgazette.com New bloodshed in Mexico's tourism region with four dead in Cancun attack: 'It has reached us' A witness said gunmen attacked the Cancun office and threw explosive devices at a perimeter wall. The bloodshed comes a day after a shooting at a music festival A witness said the gunmen who attacked the prosecutors' office also threw two explosive devices at a perimeter wall. A reporter at the scene saw police remove a body from a guard post near the building after the attack.
"18.01.2017 17:19:54" montrealgazette.com Packing boxes and tears: Mass exodus of staffers leave the White House — and the Obama years There were tears on the faces of some White House aides on Tuesday as press secretary Josh Earnest appeared in the James S. Brady Press Briefing Room for his final press briefing By Thursday night, all must be gone to make way for Trump's team.
"18.01.2017 17:10:36" montrealgazette.com Daycare employee convicted of molesting boy sentenced to 15 months “I sincerely believe that he will never fully have confidence in an adult other than his parents, at least while he is a child.” His lawyer informed the judge that because he is appealing her decision this summer, he will immediately ask the Quebec Court of Appeal to have him released while the appeal is pending.
"18.01.2017 17:07:59" montrealgazette.com Texas police find two sisters who vanished with their mother in 1985. Mother charged with snatching them Russell Yates said his wife had discovered he had been unfaithful to her. He acknowledged punching her while they argued. A few weeks later, she disappeared Authorities said they used court databases, Facebook and driver's license photos to identify the mother and daughters. He said they compared their photos with baby photos to help identify them.
"18.01.2017 17:05:43" montrealgazette.com Staccato French, personal attacks and ghosts of hotlines past: Three trends in the Tory leadership debate The field got even more crowded Wednesday morning with TV personality and businessman Kevin O'Leary's Facebook announcement Here's how it's going so far.
"18.01.2017 17:00:20" montrealgazette.com Jimmy Kimmel asks people if they prefer Obamacare to the Affordable Care Act — to hilarious results In the time since Obamacare was born and now, there are plenty of Americans who are still unaware that the ACA and Obamacare are the same thing One person assumed the difference is that either “you pay for your health care, or Obama pays.”
"18.01.2017 16:42:27" montrealgazette.com How Trump's path to the White House wasn't paved in gold, but rather, a peculiar shade of orange Sabrina Maddeaux: Although it's next to impossible to imagine, the Oompa Loompa-inspired look may not only be intentional, but a calculated attempt at manipulation The fashion choices of politicians in general are often either symbolic or carefully planned attempts to convey a certain image.
"18.01.2017 16:32:49" montrealgazette.com Killing Obamacare without a new plan means 18M more in U.S. would be uninsured in one year: report The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office says that number would swell to 32 million over the decade Republicans have produced several outlines for how they'd redraft Obama's 2010 statute, but they've failed to unite behind one plan.
"18.01.2017 16:30:13" montrealgazette.com Urban agriculture pioneer Lufa Farms opens third rooftop greenhouse farm Because only what is sold is harvested, produce is always fresh and both waste and need for storage are eliminated. Lufa Farms opened a third rooftop greenhouse and it's gorgeous.
"18.01.2017 15:56:15" montrealgazette.com John Legend, Carrie Underwood, Metallica set to play Grammys John Legend, Carrie Underwood, Keith Urban and Metallica are set to perform at the Grammy Awards in Los Angeles next month. Additional acts will be named ahead of the Feb. 12 show
"18.01.2017 15:52:06" montrealgazette.com Loonie on hottest streak since 1970 as U.S. dollar slips The Canadian dollar is off to its best annual start since it became a floating currency in 1970 amid a pullback in its U.S. peer and signs the economy might be picking up speed. Picking up speed, are we?
"18.01.2017 15:47:30" montrealgazette.com Trump wants 10 per cent cut in F-35 cost Lockheed Martin officials are scrambling around, trying to figure how to deal with U.S.-president elect Donald Trump and his demands the cost of the F-35 program be reduced. “We respect that and we'll work towards a contribution towards that.”
"18.01.2017 15:40:22" montrealgazette.com Quebec retailer Simons putting final touches on 95,000-square-foot store in downtown Calgary Quebec-based fashion retailer Simons is putting the finishing touches on its soon-to-be-opened Calgary store The 176-year-old, family-owned company will open its first Calgary location (its 14th store overall) March 16 in The Core Shopping Centre.
"18.01.2017 15:36:53" montrealgazette.com Russia extends residence permit for Edward Snowden, who may qualify for citizenship next year Snowden has been in Russia since 2013 after the U.S. cancelled his passport. He may be able to apply for a Russian passport next year Reuters reports Snowden's lawyer said the whistleblower will be able to qualify for Russian citizenship next year and be able to get a passport.
"18.01.2017 15:32:31" montrealgazette.com Say that again? Unintended zingers from Trudeau's national listening tour Trudeau's political opponents are almost certainly gleefully building a clip reel of some of the odd things he's said on this tour for future use at the next general election. Say what?
"18.01.2017 14:17:33" montrealgazette.com St-Léonard mosque gets reprieve as Montreal zoning change struck down A judge said St-Léonard violated the Charter of Rights' guarantee to freedom of religion in its attempts to shut down a mosque. In his Jan. 12 decision, Judge Jean-Yves Lalonde said the city had no right to change the zoning of the building, because the Islamic centre had an acquired right to use it as a place of worship.
"18.01.2017 13:56:54" montrealgazette.com There's a surprise leader in Canada's race for smart global jobs (spoiler: it's Quebec) When there's a skateboard ramp in your office and an in-house barista chances are you're in California. Unless, of course, it's Quebec. And not just any old jobs: it's smart ones, the kind Canada's policy makers want to replicate nationwide.
"18.01.2017 13:08:53" montrealgazette.com Eugenie Bouchard advances to third round at Australian Open She is back in the third round of the Australian Open for the first time in two years after defeating China's Peng Shuai The victory means Bouchard has matched her best result from last year's grand slam tournaments.
"18.01.2017 12:48:04" montrealgazette.com While you were sleeping: Cavendish, redux and rehashed; Transat calls a new kind of taxi; Buffy Sainte-Marie to be honoured; Mexico in mourning again Here's our roundup of the best and brightest stories this morning. Here's our roundup of the best and brightest stories this morning.
"18.01.2017 12:01:53" montrealgazette.com Two-thirds of Montrealers in favour of safe injection sites, poll finds Still, the poll found most people aren't aware of or following any of the news coverage of Vancouver's fentanyl crisis.
"18.01.2017 11:31:16" montrealgazette.com Air Transat to test taxiing system that could save costs, bring down emissions Air Transat is planning to test and deploy a new system next year that would allow an aircraft to taxi from the runway to the gate without having to use engines This is pretty cool.
"18.01.2017 11:10:01" Timeline Photos Montreal this morning: Wet and slippery! Today's photo was posted on Instagram by @medicenkiko. http://wp.me/p4Uzqt-3Xx5
"18.01.2017 05:01:00" montrealgazette.com "Demeaning" health ads cost taxpayers $250,000 The implication in the ads, say union leaders, is that a career in health is tantamount to a Plan B. A new social media ad campaign by the Quebec Health Department aimed at young people is “demeaning and insulting” to hospital workers and a waste of tax dollars, union leaders charged on Tuesday.
"18.01.2017 04:00:01" montrealgazette.com Montrealers enjoying warm spell in normally frigid January With temperatures expected to hover above the freezing mark for much of the coming week, the normally frigid days of January will continue for some time. Montrealers are enjoying a warm spell in what is normally one of the coldest periods of the year.
"18.01.2017 03:30:00" montrealgazette.com Kirkland man books ultrasound in Ontario after clinic turns him away Private radiology clinics have stopped offering ultrasounds because of a Quebec government ban this month on medical accessory fees. In May, Health Minister Gaétan Barrette announced that the government would no longer allow private clinics to charge fees for a wide range of services, including eye drops, colonoscopies and ultrasounds.
"18.01.2017 02:38:30" montrealgazette.com Stu Cowan: Montreal knows Expos' Tim Raines was a Hall of Fame talent Raines could become only the third player named to the Hall of Fame as an Expo on Wednesday, following Gary Carter (2003) and Andre Dawson (2010). It certainly looks like former Expo Tim Raines is headed to the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, N.Y. The reaction from Montreal baseball fans will be: What took so long?
"18.01.2017 02:00:00" montrealgazette.com Petition asks Ottawa to withdraw from self-determination case Bloc Québécois MP Michel Boudrias says the court case over Bill 99 goes “beyond the debate between sovereignists and federalists.” A group of Quebec nationalists has launched a petition to pressure the Trudeau government to withdraw from a 16-year-old court case about the province's right to self-determination.
"18.01.2017 01:00:00" montrealgazette.com Pedestrian-friendly public squares taking over city streets Potential sites are submitted by the boroughs and chosen by a selection committee. The city will contribute up to $700,000 for each site. As part of its program to convert city thoroughfares from roads where strangers pass like ships in the night into communal spaces where residents can come together, the city of Montreal announced three new street segments that will be turned into
"18.01.2017 00:40:16" montrealgazette.com Will WikiLeaks' Julian Assange keep promise to give himself up to U.S.? WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama's decision Tuesday to commute Chelsea Manning's sentence brought fresh attention to another figure involved in the Army leaker's case: Julian A… On Twitter last week, Assange's anti-secrecy site WikiLeaks posted, “If Obama grants Manning clemency Assange will agree to US extradition despite clear unconstitutionality of DoJ case.”
"18.01.2017 00:00:00" montrealgazette.com Many Cartierville tenants live in unsanitary apartments, study finds About 46 per cent of the 789 households that were visited had unsanitary conditions, said Desroches of the Comité logement Ahuntsic-Cartierville. Too many Cartierville tenants live in unsanitary apartment buildings that are neglected by landlords, a new study shows.
"17.01.2017 23:02:00" news.nationalpost.com Live coverage and analysis: Conservative leadership candidates face off in French debate in Quebec City The debate will focus on two themes: government and taxes, and national security and defence. But it will also test the 13 candidates French skills Follow live updates on the candidates' antics, policies and linguistics here, starting at 6:30 p.m.
"17.01.2017 23:00:00" montrealgazette.com Canadiens' Phillip Danault looking good with new haircut “I'm superstitious, so I didn't want to cut it before Christmas,” says Danault, who has been a pleasant surprise since last year's trade. It has been a little more difficult to recognize the Canadiens' Phillip Danault on the ice during recent games since he cut the long, scraggly hair that used to hang out from under his Bauer helmet.
"17.01.2017 21:42:05" montrealgazette.com NewsAlert: Obama commutes sentence of Chelsea Manning, who leaked Army documents WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is commuting the prison sentence of Chelsea Manning, the former Army intelligence analyst who leaked classified documents. The White House says Manning is …
"17.01.2017 21:18:53" montrealgazette.com Colin Mochrie champions transgender rights, expresses support for daughter TORONTO - Canadian comic Colin Mochrie says he welcomes his new role as a champion for transgender rights after speaking out in support of his daughter. "If I can do something to help anyone who is perceived as different, then I'm always there. I truly don't understand prejudices against colour, religion or gender or sexuality because I've met (jerks) of every race, creed and culture and I've met
"17.01.2017 21:18:19" Azur métro problems Montreal's newest métro cars have been parked indefinitely. Here's what we know so far.
"17.01.2017 21:17:53" montrealgazette.com Montreal Impact to play pre-season tournament in St. Petersburg in February The Montreal Impact will play in the Rowdies Suncoast Invitational tournament in St. Petersburg, Fla,. Toronto FC will also play the Chicago Fire at the event on Feb. 25.
"17.01.2017 21:01:33" Here's the aftermath of the double-decker OC Transpo bus that caught fire this morning. All passengers escaped unharmed. Read more here: http://ow.ly/c1jK3085bpC
"17.01.2017 20:58:29" montrealgazette.com 2 weeks, 1 country and a world of wonders in Thailand Trudging up a lush mountainside to a remote village, plunging through a swift-moving river in the footsteps of elephants and cruising Bangkok's gleaming luxury malls There's so much to see! So much to do! #travel
"17.01.2017 20:56:22" montrealgazette.com Putin says he doesn't think Trump met with sex workers It's 'complete nonsense' to believe that Russian security services 'chase after every American billionaire,' Putin said He also said "fakes" spreading rumours are "worse than prostitutes."
"17.01.2017 20:12:14" montrealgazette.com Has Lindsay Lohan converted to Islam? The former actress-turned-socialite has fuelled rumours of finding a new faith for the last year, since being spotted carrying a Quran in New York Lindsay Lohan, former actress-turned-socialite, fuelled rumours of finding a new faith last year, after being spotted carrying a Quran in New York.
"17.01.2017 20:06:48" montrealgazette.com Massive alligator caught on film strolling around Florida nature reserve A video filmed on the Circle B Bar Reserve in Florida shows an astonishingly huge alligator lumber past a handful of tourists. It's huge.
"17.01.2017 20:04:23" montrealgazette.com Air Canada resolves computer issue that caused problems, flight delays Air Canada says it has resolved a computer issue that caused problems at airports that resulted in some flight delays. The airline had warned in a travel advisory that it was having trouble with completing bookings and passenger check-ins.
"17.01.2017 20:00:10" montrealgazette.com Editorial: This study on sexual violence in Quebec universities should be a wake up call A new study serves as a wake-up call for institutions of higher learning, the government and society in general. Perhaps this should not come as a surprise. For years now, groups have been decrying what's often described as rape culture on campuses, not just in Quebec, but across North America.
"17.01.2017 19:56:54" montrealgazette.com Flagging seniors' abuse should be mandatory in Quebec, committee hears “As we speak now, it's worse to badly treat an animal than it is to treat an elderly in the wrong fashion,” said Paul Brunet, president of the Council for the Protection of Patien… “The Liberal government has put, in its own law to protect animals, penal sanctions for those who contravene and those who do not treat animals well. Unfortunately and strangely enough, in its bill actually on the table to protect the elderly and people
"17.01.2017 19:53:38" montrealgazette.com Problems with Azur métro trains first noticed in December: STM “Nothing was abnormal in the context of safe operation of the trains,” spokesperson says. On Monday, the Société de transport de Montréal announced it was parking its brand-new Azur trains indefinitely
"17.01.2017 19:46:26" montrealgazette.com Pressed for details about the history of his relationship with the Aga Khan, Trudeau stays silent Trudeau says he'll provide answers to Parliament's ethics commissioner — but won't tell reporters if he ever vacationed any other times with the Aga Khan But in Fredericton on Tuesday, Trudeau would not say if the Bahamas holiday was the first he'd taken with the Aga Khan.
"17.01.2017 19:40:35" montrealgazette.com McDonald's Canada warns all menu products may now come in contact with nuts McDonald's Canada has started serving its first product containing peanuts or tree nuts that do not come in an individual package, causing concerns for customers with severe nut allergies. You have the Skor McFlurry to thank for that.
"17.01.2017 19:36:55" montrealgazette.com Would you eat Newfoundland seal – 'one of the most sustainable seafoods in the country'? "It's unique. It's different. [Seal] certainly comes with its controversy, but I think it's an important part of Canada's food history and Canada's food story" Would you chomp down on some seal meat? #life
"17.01.2017 19:12:18" Nutella, good or bad? McGill University Professor of Chemistry Dr. Joe Schwarcz dispels the cancer worry around Nutella on Tuesday January 17, 2017.
"17.01.2017 18:38:32" montrealgazette.com Inside the New Year's Eve killer's lair: Nearly $200K, guns and a Koran found in Istanbul apartment Abdulkadir Masharipov confessed to carrying out the massacre and his fingerprints matched those of the Istanbul nightclub attacker, Turkish officials said On Monday night, Turkish police captured the man who authorities say killed 39 people and wounded scores of others in a New Year's Eve attack on the Reina nightclub in Istanbul. The attack was claimed by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant.
"17.01.2017 18:34:58" montrealgazette.com Fans celebrate Betty White on actress' 95th birthday Betty White says the best thing about being 95 is that she's still employed. She says she appreciates "the fact that people have been so kind to me all these years."
"17.01.2017 18:19:42" montrealgazette.com US stock indexes dip, along with bond yields and dollar Losses for financial and health care stocks pulled U.S. indexes modestly lower Tuesday and put the Dow Jones industrial average at risk for its third straight loss. Just as many stocks rose on the New York Stock Exchange as fell, despite all three major stock indexes being down.
"17.01.2017 18:15:52" montrealgazette.com Representative John Lewis's books sell out following Donald Trump's attacks The Georgia Democrat's memoir, Walking with the Wind: A Memoir of the Movement, was sold out on Amazon.com and was the site's No. 2 bestseller Claiming the top spot on the list was another book by Lewis: March, a graphic-novel trilogy about the civil rights movement.
"17.01.2017 17:46:32" montrealgazette.com Nigeria accidentally bombs refugee camp, killing 100 and wounding aid workers Maj. Gen. Lucky Irabor said he ordered the mission based on information that Boko Haram insurgents were gathering, along with geographic co-ordinates This is believed to be the first time Nigeria's military has admitted to making such a mistake.
"17.01.2017 16:48:59" montrealgazette.com Opinion: With flair and substance, Michelle Obama leaves her mark The departing First Lady has been a needed role model for many — sensitive, strong, impactful and inspiring. "The significance of Michelle Obama is that she stepped front and centre on arguably the biggest stage of all, and did so with purpose — setting the pace and controlling her own branding and narrative."
"17.01.2017 16:45:31" montrealgazette.com Hudson's Willow Place Inn finds new owners, set to reopen this year The Auberge Willow Place Inn, an iconic institution in Hudson that closed last fall, has been sold and is expected to reopen for business this year. The new owners hope to do some renovations and are not quite sure when the Willow Inn could reopen.
"17.01.2017 16:40:26" montrealgazette.com 'No regrets': Pakistani mom promised her daughter a wedding reception. Instead, she burned her alive Zeenat Rafiq's mother and brother beat and strangled her, then tied her to a cot, doused her in kerosene and lit her on fire "Such “honour killings” are commonplace in Pakistan, where roughly 1,000 women are slain every year by relatives, most of them men, who believe they have disgraced their families."
"17.01.2017 16:28:17" montrealgazette.com CNN's documentary 'The End' tracks end of Obama presidency Less than 48 hours before President Barack Obama leaves office, CNN will air an intimate tribute
"17.01.2017 16:24:42" montrealgazette.com Learn how to water your plants while you're not even home Winter, especially early winter, is a good time of year for gardeners to travel. Houseplants now are most tolerant of neglect and, if we plan a little, they can even thrive in our absence. Caution: None of this advice applies to succulents, which include cacti and other fleshy plants such as jade plants and sedums.
"17.01.2017 16:22:33" montrealgazette.com Poll: Young Americans fear they will be worse off post-Trump As Donald Trump approaches his inauguration, young Americans have a deeply pessimistic view about his incoming administration "If you're not a straight white male, than I don't think he's looking out for you as an American," said a graduate school student living in Atlanta.
"17.01.2017 16:17:47" montrealgazette.com A beauty pageant of the sea is coming to Quebec City and you won't want to miss it Those on the wide river's south shore are almost guaranteed a backdrop of spectacular sunsets in clear weather. Among superstars of Rendez-vous 2017: the U.S. Coast Guard's Eagle, a cutter built by Nazi Germany and seized by the U.S. as a war prize. #travel
"17.01.2017 16:15:42" montrealgazette.com GM to add or keep 7,000 jobs, make $1B factory investment The company also confirmed that a supplier will make components for GM's next-generation full size pick-up trucks in Michigan, moving 100 supplier jobs from Mexico to the U.S. GM emphasized that the jobs are good business decisions that have been under discussion for months or even years
"17.01.2017 16:12:46" montrealgazette.com Military tribunal hears from women who allege medic examined their breasts One complainant said James Wilks fondled her breasts during the Canadian Forces recruitment process while others said they were asked to bare theirs There were no introductions when they arrived for what they thought were routine medical checkups prior to joining the Canadian Forces, both women testified.
"17.01.2017 16:08:52" montrealgazette.com Britain to abandon EU single market, restrict immigration in clean break from bloc, Theresa May states The Prime Minister set out a 12-point plan for Brexit on Tuesday and promised no partial membership for Britain in the EU 'that leaves us half-in, half-out' "We will take this opportunity to make Britain stronger, to make Britain fairer, and to build a more global Britain too."
"17.01.2017 15:53:32" montrealgazette.com Donald Trump praises wrong Ivanka in Twitter shout-out U.S. President-elect Donald Trump wanted to praise his daughter on Twitter — instead he accidentally sent his message to another Ivanka. Majic said it wasn't the first time she had been confused for Ivanka Trump on social media and had urged the mistaken to vote for Clinton.
"17.01.2017 15:48:19" montrealgazette.com Xavier Dolan film and 'Orphan Black' lead Canadian Screen Award nominations Montreal director Xavier Dolan's Oscar contender "It's Only the End of the World" and Space's human cloning series "Orphan Black" are the leading nominees for this year's Canadian Screen Awards. Dolan's French-language drama, about a dying writer who returns home to his estranged family, leads the film category with nine nominations.
"17.01.2017 15:42:20" montrealgazette.com Piano prodigies play charity concert for the Children's, head to Carnegie Hall Twelve award-winning piano students from the Lambda School of Music and Fine Arts in Pierrefonds-Roxboro will head to Carnegie Hall to participate in a gala. Carnegie Hall is a big deal!
"17.01.2017 15:29:03" montrealgazette.com 'Los Tabernacos' shaken by shootings in Mexican club The shooting at the Blue Parrot nightclub in Playa del Carmen – formerly owned by a Quebecer – may signal an end to the relative sense of calm for tourists and locals alike. The mass shooting at the popular Blue Parrot nightclub two blocks from Los Tabernacos – and also formerly owned by a Quebecer – may signal an end to that sense of calm for tourists and locals alike.
"17.01.2017 15:18:39" montrealgazette.com New prescription: Doctor offices that look like Apple stores After a relative suffered a heart attack a few years ago, Silicon Valley entrepreneur Adrian Aoun got an unsettling look at a health-care system that he diagnosed as an inefficient and outdated mess. Meet Forward, a health-management service that charges a $149 per month — roughly $1,800 a year — to tend to all of its patients' primary-care needs. #tech
"17.01.2017 15:14:04" montrealgazette.com Only half of disabled Canadians have a full or part-time job: Poll A new poll suggests that employment conditions remain dismal for Canadians with disabilities. Experts say the poll is the latest illustration of what the disabled community has known for years — that stigma remains a significant concern.
"17.01.2017 15:07:05" montrealgazette.com Clean needle programs too dangerous, federal prison officials tell court Giving clean drug-injection needles to prisoners to stem the spread of infectious disease would make federal penitentiaries more dangerous places, senior correctional officials say. Syringe needles could too easily be used as weapons, they said.
"17.01.2017 14:42:21" montrealgazette.com Debate over Obama becoming a member prompts resignation at historically Jewish golf club Jeffrey Slavin gave up his lifelong country club membership in an email with a quote from a civil rights anthem and then the words 'Stay Woke' Some members of the historically Jewish club have said they would not welcome Obama, who has played there four times during his presidency
"17.01.2017 13:55:01" montrealgazette.com Booze, drugs and smokes: Canada is 23rd on Global Vice Index The next time you're complaining about the price of a bottle of vodka or a pack of cigarettes, remember, it could be worse. How much does that basket of vices cost you?
"17.01.2017 13:27:04" montrealgazette.com Quebec patients 'falling through cracks' as private clinics cut services Since Quebec's ban on medical accessory fees began, patients say they've been turned away from some private clinics, while hospitals have not been given additional resources. “It's urgent. Something must be done."
"17.01.2017 13:02:29" montrealgazette.com Arson suspects sought in Kahnawake fire Kahnawake Mohawk Peacekeepers have turned to the public for assistance in tracking down suspects in a suspected arson fire last week. A trio of still images have been made public.
"17.01.2017 12:51:49" montrealgazette.com Malaysia Air on rebound as missing flight search called off Nearly three years after twin disasters took it to the brink of financial collapse, Malaysia Airlines' new CEO says the airline's recovery is going better than expected. The search for the airline's Flight 370 that went missing in March 2014 with 239 people on board was suspended Tuesday.
"17.01.2017 12:16:58" montrealgazette.com While you were sleeping: Bombardier, CAE on the upswing, social housing beefed up, Trudeau's beach blues, and a self-rescuing dog Here's our roundup of the best and brightest stories this morning. Here's our roundup of the best and brightest stories this morning.
"17.01.2017 11:45:35" montrealgazette.com Montreal this morning: Sunny start, snowy finish A quick look at the day ahead. Click though to see the full version of this gorgeous photo, posted to Instagram by @lltphotographie, using the #ThisMTL tag.
"17.01.2017 11:10:01" Timeline Photos Montreal this morning: Sunny start, snowy finish. Today's photo was posted on Instagram by @lltphotographie. http://wp.me/p4Uzqt-3Xn6
"17.01.2017 05:01:00" montrealgazette.com Trudeau speaks of common political mission with Trump of supporting middle class “As different on some levels as my approach is from the incoming president … we both got elected on a commitment to help the middle class" said Justin Trudeau. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau reminded a large town hall audience in Nova Scotia that he and U.S. president-elect Donald Trump rode to power through committing to help the middle class, though he conceded working with the new regime is going to present
"17.01.2017 04:27:44" montrealgazette.com Milos Raonic reaches second round of Australian Open Last year as the 13th-seeded player, Raonic had his best performance at Melbourne Park, advancing to the semifinals before losing to Andy Murray. Milos Raonic and Dustin Brown renewed their Grand Slam duel on Tuesday and the result was the same as the last time — a three-set win for the tall Canadian, 6-3, 6-4, 6-2.
"17.01.2017 04:00:00" montrealgazette.com Orlando nightclub shooter's widow arrested in California Noor Salman was taken into custody Monday morning in the San Francisco area and is due in court Tuesday in California. She's facing charges in Florida including obstruction of justice. A U.S. law enforcement official says the FBI has arrested the wife of the Orlando nightclub shooter.
"17.01.2017 03:00:00" montrealgazette.com In the Habs' Room: Defence delivers, but offence doesn't in loss to Red Wings The first time Jared Coreau wore a Red Wings uniform was on Nov. 26 at the Bell Centre. He was the backup to Peter Mrazek. Rookie goaltender Jared Coreau made 18 saves to lead the Red Wings to a 1-0 victory over the Canadiens at Joe Louis Arena.
"17.01.2017 02:00:00" montrealgazette.com Vernon Adams says he'll fight for job as Alouettes' starting QB Last Friday's acquisition of veteran Darian Durant in a trade from Saskatchewan, in all likelihood, will relegate Vernon Adams back to the bench. The man who completed 2016 as the Alouettes' starting quarterback doesn't expect to be in the same position this June when the new season begins.
"17.01.2017 01:30:00" montrealgazette.com As fledgling pot industry seeks legitimacy, product recalls raise questions After an unauthorized pesticide was discovered in medical marijuana products, triggering recalls, a licensed grower that runs a massive greenhouse north of Calgary says the fledgling industry “must ensure that it never happens again.” Still, a top Affected pot contained either bifenazate or myclobutanil, a fungicide widely reported to produce hydrogen cyanide when burned, or both.
"17.01.2017 01:00:00" montrealgazette.com Quebec should follow Ottawa's lead on homelessness: group In its last budget, the federal government increased funding for the Homelessness Partnering Strategy by 50 per cent. The Quebec government should draw inspiration from the federal government and stop its austerity measures, suggested participants at an assembly on the homeless, held in Montreal Monday.
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"17.01.2017 00:00:00" montrealgazette.com Stu Cowan: Impact finally has a stable base to build on Stability is not a word that used to be associated with the Impact, which went through three head coaches in their first three seasons in MLS. Stability. It is one of the most important building blocks to a successful sports franchise and it's something the Montreal Impact now has.
"16.01.2017 23:05:31" montrealgazette.com Habs Game report: Wings' rookie goalie overshadows Price in 1-0 Detroit win Coreau made 18 saves as he posted his second NHL shutout and improved his record to 5-1-1. The Red Wings did a good job in blunting the Canadiens' speed. Price made 19 saves in the loss. Carey Price turned in his strongest performance in several weeks but Detroit rookie Jared Coreau was perfect as the Red Wings blanked the Canadiens 1-0 in a Martin Luther King Jr. Day matinee Monday at Joe Louis Arena.
"16.01.2017 22:33:25" montrealgazette.com Springsteen cover band booked for inaugural gig in Washington cancels out of respect for Bruce Bruce Springsteen is giving President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration the Pennsylvania Avenue freeze-out, and now his cover band has cancelled plans to perform in Washington DC. “Our decision is based SOLELY on the respect and gratitude we have for Bruce and the E Street Band,” the band's statement read.
"16.01.2017 22:02:54" montrealgazette.com More than one-third of students, workers at universities have been victims of sexual violence: study Working with a broad definition of sexual violence, the study examined different types of violence. More than 9,200 people participated in the research, 70 per cent of them students.
"16.01.2017 21:42:38" montrealgazette.com Microsoft Corp CEO warns against AI being used to replace people instead of making them more effective Last week the company said it acquired Maluuba, a Montreal-based AI startup specializing in analyzing written content such as sifting through documents Nadella is pushing Microsoft into consumer and industrial applications of software that can make inferences about its environment.
"16.01.2017 20:48:04" montrealgazette.com Drivers, take note: Turcot work to affect northbound Highway 15 Highway 15 will be partially shut in the Turcot Interchange for 10 days beginning on Wednesday, leaving one lane open for traffic heading north, Transport Quebec announced on Monday. It starts Tuesday night with northbound access from Highway 15 to the Décarie Expressway completely closed.
"16.01.2017 20:45:19" montrealgazette.com Editorial: STM needs to work on communication Métro users had to wait till Monday for a full explanation for the 10-hour service disruption on the Orange Line on Saturday. Saturday's debacle was a perfect storm for the STM.
"16.01.2017 20:25:16" A DIY guide to TFSA or RRSP: Robo vs Human Advisers In part two in our RRSP DIY series, we explore the options for those who want to go it alone and what options are available for those seeking professional advice.
"16.01.2017 20:25:05" How to fit a bra properly Video: How to ensure your bra fits properly.
"16.01.2017 20:01:37" montrealgazette.com Ivanka Trump lays groundwork for policy role in Washington She may not be working in the White House, but that doesn't mean Ivanka Trump is staying out of politics. Ivanka Trump, who has made clear she wants to push for policies benefiting women and girls, last week sought the advice of a group of female executives and media stars in New York City.
"16.01.2017 19:59:27" montrealgazette.com Is it okay to seek out a distraction when the whole world is going to hell in a hand-basket? Dustin Parkes: The Samuel Clemens of social media has decided to engage with our little news outlet? How brilliant! From all of us: thank you for bestowing your witticisms upon us "Slow news day, huh?"
"16.01.2017 19:57:20" montrealgazette.com Laval's David Lemieux puts NABO title on line against Curtis Stevens Lemieux (36-3, 32 KOs) will be attempting to defend his title in 12-rounder at the Turning Stone Resort Casino in Verona, N.Y. on March 11. The 12-round bout, to be staged at the Turning Stone Resort Casino in Verona, will be televised by HBO as part of its Boxing After Dark series.
"16.01.2017 19:55:22" montrealgazette.com Trump vows to insure everybody in his Obamacare replacement plan 'It's not going to be their plan,' he said of people covered under the current law. 'I don't want single-payer. What I do want is to be able to take care of people' "They'll be beautifully covered," he said.
"16.01.2017 19:53:53" montrealgazette.com Canadian filmmakers choose potential candidates for new Heritage Minutes Organizers behind Canada's Heritage Minutes are asking filmmakers to draft up their best proposals for new additions to the series on key moments or figures Here are the options:
"16.01.2017 19:52:36" montrealgazette.com Police say Ku Klux Klan literature once again distributed in Abbotsford Police are searching for the person or persons responsible for distributing bags full of hate literature in Abbotsford Someone in Abbotsford, BC complained to the Abbotsford police on Sunday after he found a plastic bag on his driveway containing a flyer promoting the Ku Klux Klan.
"16.01.2017 19:38:21" montrealgazette.com British pound sags ahead of prime minister's Brexit speech After months of repeating the mantra that "Brexit means Brexit," Prime Minister Theresa May is set to reveal details of Britain's closely guarded plans The prime minister's 10 Downing St. office says May will call for a "global Britain" that's open to the world "while also building a new and positive relationship with its European friends and neighbours.
"16.01.2017 18:58:46" montrealgazette.com Hundreds of Alberta university students seeking 'sugar daddies' online But student advocates warn such arrangements can be fraught with peril, exposing them to potential exploitation or abuse with few avenues to disentangle themselves from a bad situation. In 2016, the University of Alberta topped the list for new sign-ups in Canada, with 138 new students logging on.
"16.01.2017 18:45:54" montrealgazette.com Trudeau seeks out sharp comments, unhappy voters as he aims for political boost on 'listening tour' At one town hall, the PM was savaged for his 'insane and reckless spending habits.' And that's just what the Liberals want to happen on the national 'listening tour' “My question is this: What, if anything, are you going to do to curb your insane and reckless spending habits?”
"16.01.2017 18:43:54" montrealgazette.com Some fitness experts seek to end drill-sergeant putdowns No one wants to see jiggly cellulite hanging out of a bikini. "Body shaming and focusing on appearance and comparing yourself to other people, we absolutely know that's harmful for women," said Renee Engeln, a Northwestern University psychology professor who has been studying messaging in fitness classes.
"16.01.2017 17:47:18" montrealgazette.com Replicas of Princess Diana's famous sapphire ring surge again in popularity The wealthy Russia and China have a penchant for royal-themed jewellery, so much so replicas of the ring that now belongs to the Duchess of Cambridge Now, 36 years after the original was ordered by the Prince of Wales, replicas have surged in popularity thanks to the spending power of the growing Russian and Chinese middle classes.
"16.01.2017 17:11:32" montrealgazette.com Texas teacher who had sex almost daily with her 13-year-old student gets 10 years in prison According to reports, Alexandria Vera moved the teen and his father into her home and was pretending she was dating the father She said she initially resisted the boy's advances until sometime last fall, when she agreed to hang out with her student.
"16.01.2017 17:08:05" Jonathan Roy talking about his major-label debut album Jonathan Roy talks about his major-label debut album Mr. Optimist Blues on Monday, January 16, 2017.
"16.01.2017 16:59:51" montrealgazette.com Nietszche warned us: 2017 isn't going to be any better If the God of the Bible was dead, then so too were the notions of God-given absolute moral truths and values taken from the Bible. Nietszche wasn't really one for upbeat, optimistic perspective but this is really grim.
"16.01.2017 16:55:07" montrealgazette.com Russian oligarch pays millions for Mariah Carey, Elton John to at his daughter's wedding Mariah, who is believed to charge US$3 million for private performances, dedicated her ballad We Belong Together to the young bride and groom Mariah is believed to charge US$3 million for private performances.
"16.01.2017 16:51:04" montrealgazette.com Fake fish: Study finds nearly half of sushi served at restaurants is mislabelled A new study from UCLA and Loyola Marymount University has found that nearly 50 per cent of sushi in Los Angeles is mislabelled, TIME reports Researchers found that particular kinds of fish — such as tuna and salmon — were rarely, if ever, mislabelled, while red snapper and halibut weren't labelled properly in any of the samples, TIME said. #life
"16.01.2017 16:24:41" montrealgazette.com Home sales rebounded in December following large drop in November: CREA Annually, the number of homes that changed hands was up 6.3 per cent last year compared with 2015 as sales started out strong before softening. "Home sales are unlikely to benefit the Canadian economy as much in 2017 as they did in 2016," association chief economist Gregory Klump said in a statement.
"16.01.2017 16:22:56" montrealgazette.com From ambassadors to nuclear security chiefs, Trump dumps top officials in unprecedented purge It's not just Obama appointees. Amid conflicts with his own party, dozens of high-level government employees have found themselves unexpectedly ousted While his recent predecessors were swept toward inauguration day on a tide of goodwill, Trump has jolted from scandal to intrigue and back again, lashing out at his critics on Twitter and rarely appearing in public.
"16.01.2017 16:13:40" montrealgazette.com Ukraine wants Canada to confirm soldiers will stay to help deter Russian aggression Ukraine's envoy says his country is growing concerned about whether Canada will continue its future military support to his country to help it deter Russian aggression. A spokeswoman for Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan offered no further clarification on Friday, saying in an email: “The announcement will come after cabinet has made a decision.”
"16.01.2017 16:07:39" montrealgazette.com Parliament's conflict-of-interest watchdog opens first-ever investigation into a PM's activities The commissioner said she believes there are 'reasonable grounds' to look into Trudeau's trip to the Bahamas to vacation with the Aga Khan, the Post has learned The federal Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner has launched an investigation into the circumstances of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's New Year's holiday in the Bahamas.
"16.01.2017 16:01:47" montrealgazette.com This time, inaugural fashion is intertwined with politics What will she be wearing? Melania Trump's inauguration outfit is, surprisingly for some, a thing of political complexities. #life
"16.01.2017 15:58:08" montrealgazette.com As robots take jobs, Europeans mull free money for all I am, therefore I'm paid. Called "universal income" by some, "universal basic income" or just "basic income" by others, the idea has been floated in various guises since at least the mid-19th century.
"16.01.2017 15:42:03" montrealgazette.com STM taking all Azur métro cars off line The STM has taken all Azur trains off line. BREAKING: The decision stems from an issue that paralyzed the Orange Line for several hours on Saturday.
"16.01.2017 15:28:10" montrealgazette.com Vice Chief of the Defence Staff Mark Norman removed from command Vice Chief of the Defence Staff Vice Admiral Mark Norman was removed from command early Monday, Department of National Defence sources say. Vice Admiral Ron Lloyd, the current head of the Royal Canadian Navy, has been put in Norman's position.
"16.01.2017 15:25:49" montrealgazette.com Meghan Markle met Kate and Charlotte as lovestruck Prince Harry introduces star to more family It is really is serious: Prince Harry met Markle's father and the royal has also introduced his girlfriend to his brother Prince William as well “The meeting went really well and Meghan was very excited about meeting her.” #life
"16.01.2017 15:15:49" montrealgazette.com Saudis see no need to extend OPEC production cuts beyond six months The re-balancing of the oil market should take place by the end of the first half of the year, Al-Falih told reporters during an energy event in the United Arab Emirates capital of Abu Dhabi. “We don't think it's necessary, given the level of compliance we have seen and given the expectations of demand,” Al-Falih said Monday.
"16.01.2017 15:08:37" montrealgazette.com Seven best U.S. destinations to visit on a budget, from Los Angeles to New York City Lucky for us, there are still some great U.S. destinations that aren't too expensive. Some hot tips to saving money in some of the most fun cities in the U.S. #travel
"16.01.2017 15:06:31" montrealgazette.com 'Can this continue? Probably not': Oil currencies uncoupled from crude swings likely to renew link 'The re-pricing in the market after the election was significant and you have some big high yielders doing well, but it's not like they're doing 'that' well' “Can this continue? Probably not,” said Viraj Patel, a London-based currency strategist at ING Bank NV. “There will be a bit of a correction and re-coupling between oil and petro currencies.”
"16.01.2017 14:54:28" montrealgazette.com Archeologists unearth unique pendant possibly linked to Anne Frank at Nazi death camp The pendant belonged to Karoline Cohn – a Jewish girl who perished at Sobibora — and appears identical to one belonging to Anne Frank Researchers are now trying to reach out to any remaining relatives of the two to confirm whether they were related.
"16.01.2017 14:46:37" montrealgazette.com Police: 5 killed in shooting at nightclub at Mexican resort A gunman killed at least five people and wounded more than a dozen others Monday at a nightclub in the Caribbean coast resort of Playa del Carmen, police said. Rodolfo Del Angel, director of police in the state of Quintana Roo, where Playa del Carmen is located, confirmed five people were dead and said 15 were injured.
"16.01.2017 14:40:52" montrealgazette.com A look at how Trump might shake things up in Asia Donald Trump has offered views on U.S. relations with Asia that could indicate radical shifts in long-standing policy toward the region. http://www.montrealgazette.com/business/look+trump+might+shake+things+asia/12710577/story.html
"16.01.2017 14:02:47" montrealgazette.com Federer returns with a win, joins Murray in 2nd round Roger Federer returned from a six-month layoff to beat fellow 35-year-old Jurgen Melzer just before midnight on day one of the Australian Open, agreeing it felt a bit like coming home. The 17-time major winner hadn't played at tour level since Wimbledon, giving his injured left knee time to heal.
"16.01.2017 13:37:07" montrealgazette.com EU nations react with surprise, defiance to Trump remarks European Union nations reacted with surprise and defiance Monday to comments made by President-elect Donald Trump. French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said the best response to such an interview was simple — Europeans uniting together.
"16.01.2017 13:28:59" montrealgazette.com Quebec prepares for four years of Donald Trump “We're seeing things on the horizon, things that are disquieting” “We don't have the impression we're headed for calm seas.”
"16.01.2017 12:30:00" montrealgazette.com Canadiens at Red Wings: Five things you should know The Canadiens travel to Detroit to face the Red Wings in a Martin Luther King Day matinee Monday (3 p.m., Sportsnet East, RDS, TSN-690 Radio). Are you ready for the game?
"16.01.2017 12:00:00" montrealgazette.com 50 years of Aislin: Pregnant pause for Mayor Jean Drapeau Drapeau ended up eating his words when his promise of fiscal prudence for the 1976 Montreal Olympics failed spectacularly. What cartoonist could resist?
"16.01.2017 11:30:01" montrealgazette.com How giving a lift to a stranger led me to a murder One story starts: “I'm trying to get to Heywood and quite frankly I have no idea where I am.” The other, more ominously: “You don't want my love. You don't love me.” A first-person account of a random meeting that leads to a recounting of a forgotten story in Quebec's recent past.
"16.01.2017 11:25:58" montrealgazette.com Donald Trump calls NATO 'obsolete,' as outgoing CIA chief lectures him over tweets, Russia John Brennan said Trump should not lift sanctions against Russia and said the president-elect's undisciplined style could pose a risk to national security NATO has problems, Trump says.
"16.01.2017 11:10:01" Timeline Photos Montreal this morning: A warmer day. Today's photo was posted on Instagram by @whatforwho. http://wp.me/p4Uzqt-3XcW
"16.01.2017 04:55:01" montrealgazette.com Expo 67, Take 2: Is Montreal ready to host another world's fair? Montreal enthralled the world 50 years ago at Expo 67, and now there is talk of hosting another world's fair in 2025 City councillors Marvin Rotrand and Justine McIntyre will pitch the idea at a press conference Monday at Montreal city hall. They will formally propose a motion for the city council agenda on Jan. 23.
"16.01.2017 04:00:00" montrealgazette.com Faced with Trump, a PQ government would flex Quebec's nationalist economic muscle Contrary to former leader Pierre Karl Péladeau, Jean-François Lisée has emerged from his first meeting with the PQ membership unscathed and ready to charge ahead. Not even a new language policy … Ripping Ottawa and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in the same breath, Lisée said the central government unfairly shows largesse to the other provinces while shortchanging Quebec, even deliberately keeping it in “a vicious circle of poverty,” and then
"16.01.2017 03:36:29" montrealgazette.com Two richest Canadians have as much wealth as poorest 30 per cent: report The two richest Canadians have the same amount of wealth as the poorest 30 per cent of the country combined, according to a report. The Oxfam report says the wealth of billionaire businessmen David Thomson and Galen Weston Sr. equals that of about 11 million Canadians.
"16.01.2017 03:00:00" montrealgazette.com Squeaky Wheels: Pothole fillers regularly frequent Côte-St-Luc Rd. Commuting questions answered. This week: potholes on Côte-St-Luc Rd., and an update on upgrades to the Mount-Royal tunnel. Côte-St-Luc Rd. is considered to be an arterial road, so that means it is the responsibility of the central city.
"16.01.2017 02:36:17" montrealgazette.com Couillard to bring Pierre Moreau back into cabinet Monday QUEBEC — Despite rumours a major cabinet shuffle is in the works, Premier Philippe Couillard will — for now — stick with a small adjustment to make room for Pierre Moreau. Liberal so… Couillard is making his move just hours before he jets off to Davos, Switzerland to attend the World Economic Summit.
"16.01.2017 02:00:00" montrealgazette.com Jack Todd: Kill NHL replay reviews and let refs make calls It was an epic fail. A botched call so egregious it calls the National Hockey League's entire replay review process into question and the worst blown call you will see — until the next one. It… Not for the first time, a call that clearly came from Toronto went against the Canadiens for no discernible reason except bias on the part of those making the decisions.
"16.01.2017 01:00:00" montrealgazette.com Montrealers plan 'sister demo' to support Women's March on Washington Organizers of a rally to be held in Montreal on Saturday in solidarity with the Women's March on Washington say the buzz on social media has been loud Local organizers say they expect Montreal's version of the worldwide action in support of women's rights to be among the largest in this country.
"16.01.2017 00:00:00" montrealgazette.com Montreal union leader finds patience wearing thin for her bellicose ways Montreal union president Chantal Racette survived a confidence vote but finds members are running out of patience with her confrontational ways. Chantal Racette, a disciple of Jean Lapierre and the current president of the union representing 6,500 municipal workers, is finding members are running out of patience with her confrontational ways.
"15.01.2017 23:00:01" montrealgazette.com Stu Cowan: Canadiens prepare for weekday afternoon game in Detroit Captain Max Pacioretty will be having pasta and eggs for breakfast in Detroit before facing Red Wings in a 3 p.m start Monday. Sunday is normally a day of rest for the Canadiens, but there were a few things coach Michel Therrien wanted to work on following Saturday night's 5-4 win over the New York Rangers at the Bell Centre.
"15.01.2017 22:00:00" montrealgazette.com Celine Cooper: Jean-François Lisée faces big challenges Many minority groups may not have an easy time forgiving the Parti Québécois leader for his role in the Charter of Values debacle. Celine Cooper: You know what? I like a lot of what I'm hearing from Parti Québécois leader Jean-François Lisée lately.
"15.01.2017 21:00:01" montrealgazette.com Lung cancer: 1.4 million Quebec smokers playing deadly 'lottery' More than 5,000 Quebecers died from lung cancer caused by smoking in 2016, which is equivalent to "the tragedy of Lac-Mégantic every three days." According to the Canadian Cancer Society, cancer will be diagnosed in 8,600 Quebecers this year, and 6,500 of them will succumb to the disease.
"15.01.2017 20:00:00" montrealgazette.com Michael Den Tandt: Here are five ways Canada could benefit from a Trump presidency Since this is happening regardless, and we Canucks didn't get a vote in any case, it behooves us to pragmatically keep an eye out for potential opportunities Will a Trump presidency be good for Canada?
"15.01.2017 19:00:02" montrealgazette.com Video shows police tackling and beating a black PhD student suspected of stealing a car. It was his. Pinned to the ground by officers who kneed and struck him, Lawrence Crosby screamed whatever he could think of to convince them that he was a law-abiding PhD student, not a violent car thief. Lawrence Crosby was confronted by police for stealing a car. He didn't. When he tried to explain, he was tackled and beaten anyway.
"15.01.2017 18:32:43" montrealgazette.com SAQ theft: Thieves get away with thousands of dollars worth of alcohol Police are looking for thieves who smashed their way into a liquor store in Vaudreuil-Dorion early Sunday and then disappeared with their loot of bottles. The suspects fled the store with hundreds of bottles of wine and spirits worth thousands of dollars, police said.
"15.01.2017 18:00:00" montrealgazette.com Jill Barker: Can health and fitness be found in a bottle? For most of us, the 55,000 dietary supplements on the market won't boost our health or performance. That doesn't mean they are worthless. Despite a burgeoning market that has seen supplements go from behind the counter to over the counter, there's little evidence that health and performance can be improved with the help of any of the 55,000 products on the market.
"15.01.2017 17:00:02" montrealgazette.com Mustard seed holds health benefits Mustard seed is mainly used an ingredient in food but after a recent report commissioned by the Saskatchewan Mustard Development Commission that could change Patterson reviewed more than 200 research articles completed in Canada on mustard to put together the 140-page report. #health
"15.01.2017 16:01:27" montrealgazette.com Several cases of carbon monoxide poisoning reported in Eastern Townships Six workers have suffered carbon monoxide poisoning on construction sites in the Eastern Townships in less than a week. Odourless, colourless and non-irritating, carbon monoxide is an asphyxiant gas that can prove fatal.
"15.01.2017 15:00:01" montrealgazette.com On the celebrity trail — 48 hours in LA We were right in the middle of the action with views of the Hollywood sign on the hill, and at night we could see the shining lights of LA. A fail-proof guide to visiting LA. #travel
"15.01.2017 14:57:46" montrealgazette.com Murder of young woman in Saint-Lin-Laurentides shocks community On Facebook, friends, family and co-workers paid homage to the young woman they said was a joyful person with a big heart, who worked with 14 to 17 year-olds in the town, and would be sorely missed… Police were still waiting to speak to an “important witness” Sunday morning, as they investigate the death of a young woman at her home in Saint-Lin-Laurentides Friday night.
"15.01.2017 14:00:01" montrealgazette.com Bill Zacharkiw: Douro or Dão for Portuguese wine? The choice is between brawn and delicate. Though the neighbouring appellations have some things in common, the results are very different. What's the difference, you ask? Our wine guy tells all. #life
"15.01.2017 13:35:06" montrealgazette.com Arson at Pointe-aux-Trembles used car dealership damages several vehicles Police are investigating an arson at a used car dealership early Sunday morning in the Pointe-aux-Trembles neighbourhood of Montreal. Police said they are seeking two suspects who hid their faces as they started the fire.
"15.01.2017 13:06:54" montrealgazette.com While you were sleeping: Arson in Pointe-aux-Trembles, Orange Line shutdown, fatal collision in Laval Police are investigating an arson in a Pointe-aux-Trembles used car lot. While you were sleeping is a daily roundup of overnight headlines to get you started in the morning.
"15.01.2017 12:24:08" montrealgazette.com Stretch of métro's Orange Line shut down all night Saturday Thousands of Montreal commuters were stranded in the freezing cold outside the Lionel-Groulx métro station Saturday night after one of the new Azur subway cars damaged some rail equipment on the Orange line just after 3 p.m. The cause of the shutdown was a broken tire on one of the new Azur cars, which damaged some equipment along the tracks.
"15.01.2017 04:59:00" montrealgazette.com St-Gelais, Cournoyer win more gold at Canadian championships Charle Cournoyer and Marianne St-Gelais earned their second national titles in as many events at the short track speed skating Canadian senior champiosnhips. St-Gelais won her eighth Canadian title in three years by finishing first in the women's 500.
"15.01.2017 04:38:48" montrealgazette.com In the Habs' Room: Three-goal explosion sinks Rangers When the Canadiens went into the third period of Saturday's game against the New York Rangers trailing 3-2, they felt they had the opposition just where they wanted them. “ The Canadiens have outscored the opposition 53-31 in the third period this season.
"15.01.2017 04:00:00" montrealgazette.com Ringling Bros. big top come down after 146 years After 146 years, the curtain is falling on “The Greatest Show on Earth.” The owner of the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus says. Send in the clowns.
"15.01.2017 03:08:32" montrealgazette.com Habs Game Report: Montreal rallies to edge Rangers The bottom line: The Canadiens exploded for three goals in a 63-second span in the third period as they came from behind the defeat the New York Rangers 5-4 Saturday at the Bell Centre. Canadiens exploded for three goals in a 63-second span in the third period.
"15.01.2017 02:00:00" montrealgazette.com Costa, Payet absent, but Chelsea, West Ham both win Top-scorer Diego Costa wasn't missed by English Premier League leader Chelsea. Dimitri Payet's absence wasn't felt by West Ham. Marcos Alonzo scores two goals for Chelsea.
"15.01.2017 01:00:00" montrealgazette.com Graham Thomson: Justin Trudeau shoots an Alberta-sized hole in his credibility over oilsands Well, that went about as well as expected. When Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was asked Friday at a town hall in Peterborough, Ont., for his views on climate change and pipelines, he gave an ominous answer: “We can't shut down the oilsands tomorrow; we Graham Thomson: When Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was asked Friday at a town hall in Peterborough, Ont., for his views on climate change and pipelines, he gave an ominous answer: “We can't shut down the oilsands tomorrow; we need to phase them out.”
"14.01.2017 23:58:20" hockeyinsideout.com Liveblog: Rangers at Canadiens The New York Rangers make their only regular-season visit on Saturday night. The Canadiens will visit Madison Square Garden twice, in February and March. Follow along with Mike Boone as he provides live coverage of tonight's Habs-Rangers game.
"14.01.2017 23:27:15" montrealgazette.com Trump-Lewis feud could be harbinger of new round of hyper-partisanship A public feud between Donald Trump and Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., seemed to jettison any lingering hopes that the inauguration would temporarily ease partisanship in Washington and instead threatened … The incident has left Democrats and Republicans bracing themselves for yet another showdown between the president and his political opponents — one that threatens to usher in a new era of the kind of crippling hyper-partisanship that often characterized
"14.01.2017 22:45:01" montrealgazette.com Donald Trump will consider lifting sanctions against Russia if Putin proves to be ally to him Trump has signaled he's looking to shake up relationships with the two superpowers. He wants closer ties with Russia “If you get along and if Russia is really helping us, why would anybody have sanctions if somebody's doing some really great things?” said Trump in an interview with the Wall Street Journal.
"14.01.2017 22:33:41" montrealgazette.com Métro: Orange Line shut down between Lionel-Groulx and Côte-Vertu for indefinite period The Société de transport de Montréal has shut down the métro's Orange Line from the Lionel-Groulx to Côte-Vertu stations. A problem with métro equipment was given as the reason for … Give yourself some extra time if you're heading downtown for tonight's Habs game.
"14.01.2017 21:33:24" montrealgazette.com Q&A with Don Donderi on aliens, Roswell and his UFO course at McGill A retired McGill professor is convinced beyond a “reasonable doubt” that UFOs and extraterrestrials exist. Don Donderi teaches a course at McGill University called UFOs: History and Reality. The course, part of McGill's Community for Lifelong Learning, outlines why “UFOs are real and extraterrestrial.”
"14.01.2017 20:46:45" montrealgazette.com Canadiens' Brendan Gallagher talks about his broken hand Gallagher says he's lucky that the Shea Weber slapshot that broke his hand was “only” going 98 miles per hour. Brendan Gallagher says he's lucky that the Shea Weber slapshot that broke his hand was “only” going 98 miles per hour.
"14.01.2017 18:51:33" montrealgazette.com Good governance will sell Quebecers on a 'Yes' for sovereignty, PQ leader Jean-François Lisée tells troops Break bread with a Parti Québécois government for four years and maybe you too will want to vote Yes in a sovereignty referendum, leader Jean-François Lisée said Saturday. In a speech opening a party national council meeting, Lisée reached out to voters who traditionally shun the PQ, urging them to take advantage of the four-year referendum hiatus he is proposing.
"14.01.2017 18:00:01" montrealgazette.com 60 years since publication of famous travel guidebook This year the legendary travel guidebook writer Arthur Frommer celebrates 60 years since the publication of his 1957 book, "Europe on $5 a Day." Frommer began writing about travel while serving in the U.S. Army in Europe in the 1950s. #travel
"14.01.2017 17:30:00" montrealgazette.com Clearing snow from roof can be dangerous: CSST To remove snow from roofs safely, try to do it from the ground rather than climbing on the roof, if at all possible. Be careful up there.
"14.01.2017 17:00:00" montrealgazette.com Cost of beauty: Face up to celebrity treatments with consideration Thinking of booking in for a non-surgical treatment such as Botox or dermal fillers? You may want to read this first. We know minor cosmetic treatments are popular, but are they safe? Here's a complete breakdown of the costs (both monetary and physical) of the procedures you can have done without booking in for a surgical treatment. #health
"14.01.2017 16:46:46" montrealgazette.com Josh Freed: Money is filthy and expensive — it's time we cashed it in It won't be long before the trend heads our way and our kids want their allowance paid the only way they trust — online. Prepare to say goodbye to money.
"14.01.2017 16:33:47" montrealgazette.com 5 things to do in Montreal this weekend If you're up for some weekend fun, we've got you covered. Resist the urge to hibernate.
"14.01.2017 16:00:03" montrealgazette.com Checking In: Rosewood Hotel Georgia presents 90 years of Vancouver luxe The aristocratic Rosewood Hotel Georgia in Vancouver is a Jazz Age beauty with exquisite bones and a thoroughly modern pacesetter. The front desk even has a fragrance selection, so guests can sample perfumes by Dior or Chanel. #travel
"14.01.2017 16:00:02" montrealgazette.com Say yes to a destination wedding Wet sand suctions my feet as I walk towards the setting Puerto Vallarta sun, each step a little nearer to matrimonial bliss... or at least I thought. The only tips you'll need to handle this destination wedding. #travel
"14.01.2017 15:17:48" montrealgazette.com Video baristas latest attempt to lure more Canadians to drive-thru windows Starbucks Canada is installing two-way video links between baristas and drive-thru customers in what experts call the latest attempt to lure more consumers into the fast-food lane. The coffee company has put screens on menu boards at 64 of its 200 Latte via video link?
"14.01.2017 15:00:01" montrealgazette.com Dogs of Montreal: Meet Romi Five-year-old French Bulldog is so soft, so gentle and oh so cute. What's there not to like about Romy? How cute! #life
"14.01.2017 14:46:53" montrealgazette.com Many motivations drive women to DC for inauguration protest Call them rebels with a cause. Or two. Or three. Or 10. "This march feels like a chance to be part of something that isn't pity, isn't powerlessness."
"14.01.2017 14:18:30" montrealgazette.com Shelter: Artwork with a home wrapped around it When artist Victoria Block bought her McGill Ghetto home in 1980, it was set up as a rooming house, with four separate rooms on the main floor Take a peek inside.
"14.01.2017 14:00:00" montrealgazette.com The good, bad and unknown about marijuana's health effects It can almost certainly ease chronic pain and might help some people sleep, but it may also raise the risk of getting schizophrenia and trigger There still are some smokey areas where the effects of marijuana are unknown. #health
"14.01.2017 13:35:00" montrealgazette.com Photography book presents a portrait of Montreal through the years Montrealers: A Story in Portraits collects more than 400 black-and-white images from the beginnings of photography to the mid-1970s. Look beyond the traffic cones, and ...
"14.01.2017 13:05:09" montrealgazette.com Homeless man's brother finds a tangle of uncertainty after his death If you need me, ask for me on Park Ave., Daniel Lovinsky told his brother. But when he died alone in a Montreal hospital, answers were far harder to come by, Jesse Feith writes. 'I still cry for him,' his brother says.
"14.01.2017 13:00:00" youtube.com Dr.Joe Schwarcz: Liver, you can't live without it McGill Univerity Professor of Chemistry explains on Tuesday, January 10, 2017 what the liver actually does and by extension discloses how the genie emerged f... How does your liver work? Dr. Joe Schwarcz explains and demonstrates.
"14.01.2017 12:14:35" montrealgazette.com Man dies in Montreal North shooting The shooting occurred shortly after 9 p.m. on Sabrevois St. This is Montreal's second homicide of 2017.
"14.01.2017 12:02:28" montrealgazette.com N.Y. Rangers at Canadiens, 7 p.m.: Five things you should know The Canadiens are hoping to bounce back from an embarrassing 7-1 loss to the Minnesota Wild on Thursday. Are you ready?
"14.01.2017 12:00:02" montrealgazette.com Restaurant update: L'Orchidée de Chine – 30 years and counting Owner George Lau and his sister and co-manager Eva Lau describe how they have managed to keep their restaurant relevant for three decades "Returning for a meal at this downtown institution is always a treat." #life
"14.01.2017 04:59:00" montrealgazette.com Lightning retire St. Louis' No. 26, first in team history The Tampa Bay Lightning have retired Martin St. Louis' uniform No. 26 — the first player in franchise history to receive the honour. A key member of Tampa Bay's 2004 Stanley Cup championship team, St. Louis holds the franchise record for points (953) and assists (588).
"14.01.2017 04:59:00" montrealgazette.com Retiring star Hayley Wickenheiser paved the way for female hockey players When Hayley Wickenheiser sees girls dragging hockey bags into arenas, she feels a sense of accomplishment. “I remember when I was a kid, I hid in the bathroom and tucked my hair up so no one would know I was a girl. I just went through hell really, to play."
"14.01.2017 04:33:00" montrealgazette.com Quebecers St-Gelais, Cournoyer skate to a national titles Speedskaters Marianne St-Gelais and Charle Cournoyer earned gold medals at the 2017 Canadian senior championships on Friday in Montreal. St-Gelais of St-Felicien won her third straight Canadian women's title in the 1500m.
"14.01.2017 04:09:28" montrealgazette.com Kingsbury's string of moguls podium finishes ends Moguls star Mikael Kingsbury posted his worst result in three years as Canadian freestyle skiers were held off the podium Friday. Kingsbury, the reigning World Cup champion and Olympic silver medallist from Deux-Montagnes finished sixth in Lake Placid.
"14.01.2017 04:00:00" montrealgazette.com Montreal waiting to decide whether it will appeal Agent 728 ruling The city won't comment on $40,000 racial profiling judgement against its police department. Two police officers — including notorious Agent 728 Stéfanie Trudeau — allegedly took Julian Menezes, a McGill University lecturer, on a “starlight tour.”
"14.01.2017 03:00:00" montrealgazette.com Report on suicide crisis in Innu communities to be unveiled Saturday Quebec coroner Bernard Lefrançois will present the findings of his inquest into the five suicides that rocked Uashat and Maliotenam in 2015. Suicide rates among aboriginal youth are between five and six times higher than among non-aboriginals.
"14.01.2017 02:00:00" montrealgazette.com Two Quebecers among 3 national women's soccer stars retiring The first time Baie d'Urfé's Rhian Wilkinson and Ontario's Melissa Tancredi trained together for the national soccer team was at a camp in Costa Rica. All three played roles on the Canadian team that won back-to-back bronze medals at the London and Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games.
"14.01.2017 01:00:00" montrealgazette.com Durant "an upper-echelon quarterback": Als GM But with Friday's acquisition of the veteran quarterback Darian Durant from Saskatchewan for two draft picks, has Reed merely secured another team's castoff? In 15 games last season, Durant passed for 3,839 yards and 14 touchdowns and won the Grey Cup in 2007 and 2013.
"14.01.2017 00:00:00" montrealgazette.com Construction woes: Bishop St. to be torn up until 2020 The street will be a construction site for 42 months in total while the STM builds a ventilation station. Elio Schiavi has an acute sense of the construction blitz going on in Montreal and he's worried what it will mean for his restaurant, a fixture downtown for the last 36 years.
"14.01.2017 00:00:00" montrealgazette.com Guilty pleas, dropped charges in Mascouche case Five years after a vast anti-corruption investigation led to the arrests of a dozen municipal officials and civil servants in Mascouche, the case started coming to a close on Friday. “The Crown is satisfied with how the case ended,” Crown prosecutor Pascal Grimard said outside the courtroom.
"13.01.2017 23:00:01" montrealgazette.com Montreal's 'urban rodeo' draws ire of SPCA, opposition “What does a rodeo have to do with the 375th anniversary of Montreal?” asked Projet Montreal councillor and animal control critic Sterling Downey. The SPCA contends it's an event that forces “useless stress” on the animals that must perform in it, and the official opposition at Montreal City Hall just wants to know what bull riding and bronc busting has to do with Montreal's 375th anniversary.
"13.01.2017 22:13:57" montrealgazette.com Montrealer looking forward to rematch with Steelers Laurent Duvernay-Tardif and the Kansas City Chiefs will get a second shot at the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday. Kansas City hosts Pittsburgh in the AFC divisional playoff game. The 25-year-old lineman was selected in the sixth round, 200th overall, in the 2014 NFL draft out of McGill.
"13.01.2017 21:56:38" montrealgazette.com Hickey on Hockey: Canadiens earn B+ on midseason report card Montreal made the turn for home with a strong 25-10-6 record despite a rash of injuries to key players, but goaltender Carey Price and the penalty-kill unit have been struggling. There are many reasons to be satisfied with the Canadiens that reached the midway point with a comfortable lead atop the Atlantic Division and on pace to rack up 112 points.
"13.01.2017 21:42:52" montrealgazette.com Driverless electric shuttle being tested in downtown Vegas There's a new thrill on the streets of downtown Las Vegas, where high- and low-rollers alike are climbing aboard what officials call the first driverless electric shuttle operating on a public U.S. street. The vehicle has a human attendant and computer monitor, but no steering wheel and no brake pedals. Passengers push a button at a marked stop to board it. #tech
"13.01.2017 21:18:33" montrealgazette.com Here are 10 positive things that are bound to make your smile and help you counter the gloom Maybe it';s a form of denial to not notice the good. It can lead to unnecessary cynicism and depression. To giving up. It's not all doom and gloom, right?
"13.01.2017 21:06:57" montrealgazette.com House Republican summons ethics chief over Trump criticism House Republicans have shown no inclination to challenge President-elect Donald Trump on ethics matters. Democrats slammed the move, saying GOP lawmakers are trying to intimidate an independent watchdog for having the temerity to challenge Trump's business arrangements.
"13.01.2017 21:00:08" montrealgazette.com 6 more charged in Kardashian West jewelry heist in Paris Hailing the "remarkable work" of French police, Paris prosecutors on Friday announced preliminary charges against six more suspects in the armed jewelry heist of Kim Kardashian West. That brings the total number of people charged so far in the probe to 10. All but one of the suspects are men, including at least one previously known to police for robbery and money forgery.
"13.01.2017 20:58:39" Did you know the main Parliament building is about to be closed for 10 to 15 years for renovations? Ottawa's mayor is urging the feds to pay for a large display to keep it looking nice during construction, otherwise it might devastate tourism here.
"13.01.2017 20:48:15" montrealgazette.com How Boone's vast pot network became the Cornbread Mafia By the mid-'80s John Robert Boone had developed a network of pot-growers willing to follow him once he became too notorious in Kentucky. The "Godfather of Pot" had the word “Omertà" tattooed across his back in red and blue ink” while behind bars.
"13.01.2017 20:45:09" montrealgazette.com 'Godfather of Grass' will remain in Montreal a little longer A hearing to have the former fugitive and alleged prolific pot producer removed from Canada has been delayed for at least two weeks. According to what is known so far, Boone has told authorities very little about how he ended up in Quebec.
"13.01.2017 20:28:11" montrealgazette.com Montreal to cut 40 firefighters' positions Montreal will reduce number of active firefighters by 40; firefighters union says their members are answering more calls then ever. Firefighters responded to 131,540 calls in 2016, an increase of 4,490 over the previous year.
"13.01.2017 20:25:18" montrealgazette.com Brazilian state declares emergency after yellow fever deaths Brazil's second most populous state has declared a 180-day state of emergency after eight people died of yellow fever. Pimentel said there are more than 150 cities in the region where the state of emergency will be valid, but only 21 have suspected cases of yellow fever.
"13.01.2017 19:58:21" montrealgazette.com Brian Jean says Justin Trudeau will have to 'go through me' to 'phase out' oilsands Prime Minister Justin Trudeau told a town hall meeting in Ontario Friday that Canada needs to “phase out” the oilsands, even though it can't be done immediately. Wildrose leader Brian Jean responded on Twitter that Trudeau would have if “to go through me and 4 million Albertans first.”
"13.01.2017 19:49:42" montrealgazette.com Trudeau won't justify taking helicopter to a private island for his 'family vacation' The prime minister may have broken the law when his family took a private helicopter to the Aga Khan's island over the holidays,which experts say is clearly a violation of federal ethics rules The federal Conflict of Interest Act prohibits ministers from using private aircraft without prior permission from Parliament's conflict of interest commissioner. Trudeau did not seek prior permission.
"13.01.2017 19:47:59" montrealgazette.com Japan unveils prototype wheeled armoured vehicle, similar to Canadian LAV-3 Japan's Ministry of Defense has rolled out a prototype eight-wheeled armoured personnel carrier. It has more than a few similarities – at least visually – to the Canadian military's LAV-3s.
"13.01.2017 19:27:15" montrealgazette.com Sex abuse investigation that ensnared dead U.K. prime minister began in Edmonton with hypnosis An Edmonton psychologist hypnotized a woman to treat her for depression, which she suspected was related to abuse from her childhood in Wiltshire, England "I now believe that both of my parents were practising members of the Occult"
"13.01.2017 19:21:10" montrealgazette.com Scientists map genome of iconic beaver as gift for Canada's 150th birthday Scientists have a gift for Canada's 150th birthday — and as presents go, it's certainly unique. The kind of present you don't really know what to do with but it sounds cool.
"13.01.2017 19:18:55" montrealgazette.com Obamas donate daughters' swing set to Washington shelter The swing set that President Barack Obama installed on the South Lawn for his young daughters eight years ago has a new home. The Obamas installed the cedar and North American Redwood swing set in March 2009, shortly after moving to the White House.
"13.01.2017 19:16:58" montrealgazette.com RedFlagDeals reveals database breach, plus patches from others: Security news IT leaders should know Online deal-hunting community RedFlagDeals has notified users that its user database was breached and stolen in 2013 in a previously undetected attack This week's highlights also include MongoDB attackers moving on AWS ElasticSearch and report of browsers revealing personal information.
"13.01.2017 19:15:13" montrealgazette.com Marine Le Pen visits the Trump Tower — but not to meet with Trump. She was 'just grabbing coffee' Le Pen, who leads in the latest opinion poll for the French presidential election, had no meeting scheduled with Trump nor with members of his transition team Le Pen waved off reporters when approached while she sat drinking coffee with three other people outside the Trump Ice Parlor on Thursday.
"13.01.2017 19:13:04" montrealgazette.com Superbug immune to virtually every known antibiotic kills U.S. woman A superbug that was resistant to all 26 available antibiotics is a "harbinger of future badness," a doctor predicts Reports that a U.S. woman has died of an infection immune to virtually every antibiotic doctors could throw at it is adding to growing concerns medicine is losing its standoff with superbugs. #health
"13.01.2017 18:50:33" montrealgazette.com Featuring some 'South American superstition' and 'genre-bending flair,' here are five fiction debuts While many disappoint, each year brings a shortlist of new and important literary voices. Here's regular National Post books section contributor Terra Arnone with five Do you have any fiction must-reads to add to this list?
"13.01.2017 18:49:14" montrealgazette.com A new road will make getting to Stonehenge easier. It may also ruin Stonehenge Andy Rhind-Tutt said the 'destructive' tunnel will 'put a time bomb of irreversible destruction on one of the world's greatest untouched landscapes' Plans are in place to help the millions of people travelling annually to see Stonehenge get to the site. But the plans may also ruin the landscape. #travel
"13.01.2017 18:29:58" montrealgazette.com Editorial: Jean-François Lisée and the PQ charm offensive The Parti Québécois leader is trying to woo Quebecers of diverse backgrounds, but his track record suggests they have reason to be wary. In an interview with us, he made overtures to English speakers, pledging that he's done picking fights over language.
"13.01.2017 18:11:10" montrealgazette.com California footwear company recalls combat boots because the tread leaves swastika footprints Some joked the boots ranked a 'nein out of ten,' saying they were 'heily recommended.' One person wrote they were 'good for marching into Poland' The faux pas was brought to the attention of Conal International Trading Inc.
"13.01.2017 17:09:59" montrealgazette.com Tipping's racist origins still impact restaurant workers today "Tipping is actually one of the biggest hoaxes ever pulled on an entire culture," restaurateur Danny Meyer told Dan Pashman on WNYC's The Sporkful podcast The practice of tipping started in the U.S. immediately following the Civil War.
"13.01.2017 16:55:52" montrealgazette.com Police in Delta using GPS darts to track vehicles that flee A police department in the Lower Mainland is using technology that looks like it is taken from the latest Batman movie to track fleeing vehicles. Police in Delta have begun using GPS projectiles fired from the grills of their vehicles to track those who won't stop.
"13.01.2017 16:23:08" montrealgazette.com Hungarian reporter filmed roundhouse kicking and tripping fleeing refugees sentenced to probation Judge Illes Nanasi said Laszlo's behaviour 'ran counter to societal norms' and said the facts of the case did not support Laszlo's self-defence claim Laszlo did not appear in person because she had received death threats, her attorney, Ferenc Sipos, told The Associated Press. She hopes to be vindicated on appeal, he said.
"13.01.2017 16:21:07" montrealgazette.com Uncertainty abounds if judge in 'knees together' case continues fight for job A judge who asked a sex assault complainant why she couldn't keep her “knees together” could be headed into uncharted territory if he continues to fight for his job. Regardless of what the council recommends, Camp's fate will end up in the hands of federal Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould and then Parliament.
"13.01.2017 16:19:14" montrealgazette.com Broadway's biggest stars to sing on Inauguration Day, in NYC Some of Broadway's biggest stars will be spending Inauguration Day at a concert in New York City that raises money for human rights organizations. Jessie Mueller, currently starring in "Waitress," will reach back to her Tony Award-winning role as Carole King to sing "Beautiful" and hopes its message of love and tolerance resonates
"13.01.2017 16:06:23" montrealgazette.com Weekend traffic: Avoid westbound Ville-Marie, Île-aux-Tourtes Bridge As part of work to dismantle the old eastbound Ville-Marie expressway, there will be closures on the westbound side this weekend Don't say no one warned you.
"13.01.2017 16:02:53" montrealgazette.com Toronto scientists suggest a mother's blood pressure can predict sex of baby In the study, the mean systolic blood pressure for women who had boys was 106mm Hg, compared to 103mm Hg for those who had girls Your kids really do affect your blood pressure, it may seem. #health
"13.01.2017 15:57:26" montrealgazette.com U.S. dairy groups urge Trump to set his sights on Canadian dairy policies U.S. dairy groups are calling on Donald Trump to set his sights on Canada's "protectionist" dairy practices as he seeks to safeguard American jobs. "The entire U.S. dairy industry is being hurt, as milk prices are being driven down nationally by Canada's trade actions," wrote the International Dairy Foods Association, National Milk Producers Federation and U.S. Dairy Export Council, along with the
"13.01.2017 15:52:31" montrealgazette.com Despite doping scandals, Russia could bid for 2028 Olympics Still mired in a doping scandal and with a track team banned from international competition, the president of the Russian Olympic Committee said his country may put forth a bid to host the 2028 Games. Round 2?
"13.01.2017 15:45:53" montrealgazette.com Former demon-child in The Omen faces sentencing on Friday the 13th for punching cyclists Harvey Spencer Stephens, now 46, was plucked from obscurity when he was four years old to play antichrist Damien Thorn in the 1976 horror movie. According to The Sun, Stephens, 46, admitted two counts of assault occasioning actual bodily harm and one of criminal damage
"13.01.2017 15:42:58" montrealgazette.com Alouettes acquire quarterback Darian Durant from Roughriders In a statement, general manager Kavis Reed expressed his pleasure in the deal. Durant has played in 155 games over 11 seasons, the 34-year-old has completed 2,186 of his 3,519 passes, for 28,136 yards and 149 touchdown passes.
"13.01.2017 15:15:48" montrealgazette.com Fresh salads to fight the winter blues: Who says healthy eating has to be bland or boring? Was one of your New Year's Resolutions to eat healthier this year? Eating well doesn't have to be boring or bland Winter salads ftw! #life
"13.01.2017 15:13:58" montrealgazette.com China overtakes US in screens but cinemas sit empty The brightly-decorated 3-D cinema in this town outside Beijing is showing the latest Chinese and Hollywood films, to row after row of empty red seats. "We don't have many customers — only a couple on weekdays and a few dozen during the weekends," said Wang Xudong, the manager of Zhuolu County Digital Cinema, which has three screens and 400 seats for a county of 350,000 people.
"13.01.2017 15:11:49" montrealgazette.com Alberta gem: Plenty to see and do on a driving holiday to history-soaked Crowsnest Pass When driving through this scenic valley you'll see many ruins from the early 1900s when coal was king. You'll also see the remnants of the deadliest rock slide in Canadian history. #travel
"13.01.2017 15:10:22" montrealgazette.com Canada returns two 200 million-year-old marine fossils smuggled from China The Ichthyosaur fossil was intercepted by RCMP in Calgary in July 2013 and was examined by experts at the Royal Tyrrell Museum Two marine fossils dating to the Triassic period more than 200 million years ago have been returned to China
"13.01.2017 15:08:46" montrealgazette.com A recent discovery suggests peppers and potatoes may have existed when dinosaurs roamed the earth A group of scientists from Pennsylvania State University discovered two 52-million-year-old fossilized tomatillos in Patagonia, Argentina, the Smithsonian reports The results suggest that the family of plants could be much older than previously believed, advancing our understanding of the nightshade family's history. #life
"13.01.2017 14:48:40" montrealgazette.com Putin out to break NATO, says retired general pegged to be new U.S. defense secretary Russian President Vladimir Putin is trying to “break” NATO, warns retired Gen. James Mattis, U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's nominee for defense secretary. Trump has praised Putin and has a more favorable view of the Russian leader than many of his fellow U.S. politicians.
"13.01.2017 14:43:30" montrealgazette.com When girl refuses to share her Chicken McNuggets, 12-year-old boy points gun at her head Police say the girl smacked the gun away during the incident on Tuesday in Harlem and told the boy to leave her alone Police say the girl smacked the gun away and told the boy to leave her alone. But it may not even have been a gun in the first place.
"13.01.2017 14:41:22" montrealgazette.com Explorers find disease-cursed City of the Monkey God and nearly lose their faces to flesh-eating parasite Legend has it the locals fled the city due to a curse. When it was discovered 500 years later, a group of explorers were the latest to incur the curse Preston told CBS News that months after leaving the jungle, he noticed a bug bite that simply wouldn't go away. And so did half his team members.
"13.01.2017 14:35:09" business.financialpost.com Couple must cut debt — and cut off their adult kids — to hit their... B.C. couple in their late 50s spend 17 per cent of their take-home monthly income on debt — that's a lot for folks headed into retirement Family Finance: B.C. couple in their late 50s spend 17% of their take-home monthly income on debt — that's a lot for folks headed into retirement #business
"13.01.2017 14:33:15" montrealgazette.com Montreal reaches the dead of winter on Jan. 21, climatologist says The dead of winter is the point where there 'is more winter behind us than ahead of us' The dead of winter is actually a good thing, climatologists say.
"13.01.2017 14:22:30" montrealgazette.com Air Canada indefinitely suspending service to Rio after rush of Olympic Games Air Canada is indefinitely suspending service to Rio de Janeiro this fall due to Brazil's weak economic environment and a drop in demand it expects following the Olympic Games. Air Canada will end its triweekly flights from Toronto in mid-October but will continue to operate daily flights between Toronto and Sao Paulo.
"13.01.2017 14:09:19" montrealgazette.com Nicole Kidman thinks Americans need to support Donald Trump: 'I just say he's now elected' Nicole Kidman offered a message not often heard from Hollywood in a BBC Two interview: 'We as a country need to support whoever's the president' “I just say he's now elected and we as a country need to support whoever's the president because that's what the country's based on. However that happened, he's there, and let's go." — What do you think of her comments?
"13.01.2017 14:07:45" montrealgazette.com Air Transat flight attendants vote in favour of new agreement Their union says Air Transat flight attendants have voted in favour of a new contract with the Montreal-based company. The Canadian Union of Public Employees says 61 per cent of employees voted in favour of a mediator's recommendation to end the labour dispute.
"13.01.2017 14:06:07" montrealgazette.com Nintendo Switch game console to launch in March The Nintendo Switch video game console will sell for 29,980 yen (about $260) in Japan, starting March 3 "Nintendo Switch is a brand-new kind of home gaming system that offers a wide variety of play modes," Nintendo's president Tatsumi Kimishima told reporters. #tech
"13.01.2017 14:03:00" montrealgazette.com Celine Dion's Florida estate back on sale at reduced price Celine Dion's massive Florida estate is back on sale, but at a reduced price. $6.5 million less than before.
"13.01.2017 12:24:50" montrealgazette.com While you were sleeping: Celine Dion puts house on the market, Trump-like roosters selling fast Here's our roundup of the best and brightest stories this morning. Dion has dropped the price on her Florida estate, now only $38.5 million U.S.
"13.01.2017 11:18:57" montrealgazette.com Nintendo unveils Switch gaming console, which goes on sale in March New console will cost $399.99 and goes on sale March 3, the Japanese game company revealed at a press event Thursday night The highly anticipated Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild will launch alongside the Switch.
"13.01.2017 11:05:03" Timeline Photos Montreal this morning: The sun settles in for the weekend http://wp.me/p4Uzqt-3WSa
"13.01.2017 04:59:28" montrealgazette.com In the Habs' room: 'I'd rather just stick it out,' Price says of staying in after conceding seven goals to Wild ST. PAUL, Minn. — What a difference a night makes. Twenty-four hours after outscoring the Winnipeg Jets 7-4, the Canadiens found themselves on the wrong end of a 7-1 count against the Minnesota Wil… Carey Price said he wanted to stay in the game, even after seven goals, and Michel Therrien said he respects that decision.
"13.01.2017 03:49:25" montrealgazette.com Listless Canadiens suffer a beating in Minnesota Slumping Carey Price allows seven goals on 24 shots and has allowed three or more goals in six of his last seven starts. Carey Price is not having a great month.
"13.01.2017 03:28:25" montrealgazette.com Montreal blue-collars president survives vote of no confidence President Chantal Racette received 66 per cent support after calling for the vote in wake of allegations she has been spying on members. Union president Chantal Racette had the support of 66 per cent support from the 914 members who cast their ballots.
"13.01.2017 01:17:34" montrealgazette.com Agent 728, City of Montreal asked to pay $40,000 for racial profiling Recommendation comes from the Quebec Human Rights Commission after examining case that took place in 2012. “This decision is a major victory not only for my civil rights and dignity, but also, for all Montrealers, especially those who are often victims of racially-biased policing,” Menezes said at a news conference Thursday.
"13.01.2017 01:00:00" montrealgazette.com Lesley Chesterman: L'Orchidée de Chine – 30 years and counting Returning for a meal at this downtown institution is always a treat. L'Orchidée de Chine owner George Lau and his sister and co-manager Eva Lau describe how they have managed to keep their restaurant relevant for three decades.
"12.01.2017 23:40:06" montrealgazette.com Impact releases complete 2017 schedule The club will play 17 home dates, including the March 11 home opener at Olympic Stadium, and 17 on the road. The Impact will play one MLS home game March 11 at Olympic Stadium, and the other 16 at Saputo Stadium.
"12.01.2017 23:00:00" montrealgazette.com Quebec government lawyers decry stalling contract negotiations The parties held four exploratory meetings since Dec. 27 but never formally sat down to negotiate, according to the Avocats et notaires de l'État québécois union. Contract negotiations between state lawyers and the Quebec government have fallen apart.
"12.01.2017 22:00:00" montrealgazette.com What the Puck: Canadiens still not ready to go deep in the playoffs Half way through the season, the Montreal Canadiens are looking good but they still don't have what it takes to go deep in the playoffs. Time to take stock. Where are our beloved Habs almost exactly halfway through this seemingly never-ending season?
"12.01.2017 21:30:00" Timeline Photos Let's all join Maison Haiti in a moment of silence at 4:53 p.m. to mark 7 years since the Jan. 12, 2010 earthquake in Haiti. More info https://www.facebook.com/events/1058067077655272/.
"12.01.2017 21:16:53" montrealgazette.com Delays in construction postpone Turcot lane closures Delays in construction work have postponed a series of lane closures on the Turcot Interchange next week. Beginning next Thursday at 5 a.m., one of two lanes connecting the Turcot Interchange to the northbound Décarie Expressway will be closed while repairs are underway.
"12.01.2017 21:14:49" montrealgazette.com What the Puck: Canadiens still not ready to go deep in the playoffs Half way through the season, the Montreal Canadiens are looking good but they still don't have what it takes to go deep in the playoffs. Are they really, though?
"12.01.2017 21:13:54" montrealgazette.com Pit bull owner faces charges after Longueuil police officers attacked The owner of a pit bull that apparently attacked a young Brossard girl found himself in trouble with the law again on Thursday. The charges of criminal negligence are in connection with an attack on 8-year-old Vanessa Biron, when a pit bull bit her and scratched her in the face, neck and arm.
"12.01.2017 21:01:59" montrealgazette.com Editorial: Driving under the influence An increase in drunk driving arrests over the holiday period is alarming and bodes ill if Canada legalizes marijuana for recreational use. The 2016 holiday social season drew to a rather sobering close.
"12.01.2017 21:00:00" montrealgazette.com Charges dropped against Longueuil cops Marc-Olivier Roy, 36, and Maxime Marcotte, 41 – were charged in 2013 with fraud, breach of trust, conspiracy and the unauthorized use of a computer. Nearly four years after being charged with criminal offences in the wake of an internal investigation by Montreal's police department, two Longueuil police officers have seen all charges against them dropped.
"12.01.2017 20:00:09" montrealgazette.com Diversity is the key to Marc-André Hamelin's piano career Hamelin plays with the OSM under Kent Nagano in Ravel's Piano Concerto in G (Jan. 17) and Shostakovich's Piano Concerto No. 1 (Jan. 19). Repertoire anomalies have long been part of the Marc-André Hamelin mystique.
"12.01.2017 19:59:30" Jonathan Pitre got an amazing surprise Christmas gift from his mom - and it's been a secret up until now.
Our story: http://ow.ly/ZYIW307UUcS
"12.01.2017 19:41:40" montrealgazette.com Vaccine skeptic Robert F. Kennedy Jr. says Trump has asked him to look into safety of immunizations Though Trump transition aides later said that the decision wasn't final, the meeting was alarming to doctors, epidemiologists and public health experts "Kennedy is neither a physician nor a scientist; he has been at the forefront of pushing bogus assertions that vaccines cause autism — they do not — and he has compared side effects of immunizations to the Holocaust."
"12.01.2017 19:35:15" driving.ca U.S. EPA accuses FCA for emissions test cheating with Jeep, Ram EcoDiesel models If the EPA's accusations hold true, Fiat Chrysler could be looking at a US$3.9 billion fine The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is accusing Fiat Chrysler of concealing software in 104,000 diesel vehicles that could lead the vehicle to emit more than the allowable amount of pollutants. #auto
"12.01.2017 19:34:18" driving.ca How to get the most out of your car's headlights Think your car's headlights are bad? Take these steps to improve your vision at night It's become enough of an issue that the venerable Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) in the U.S. recently started rating the effectiveness of new vehicle headlamps. #auto
"12.01.2017 19:32:59" driving.ca Prepare yourself for surprise whiteout road conditions When visibility is lost, it's lights on, slow down and focus on your surroundings Here's how you can prepare yourself. #auto
"12.01.2017 19:29:54" montrealgazette.com Family says bull rider Ty Pozzobon was battling concussions, depression when he died The 25-year-old was found at his Merritt, B.C., home Monday morning by his mother and a family friend in circumstances investigators are calling non-suspicious. Dr. Tandy Freeman, who evaluated Pozzobon at the end of the 2014 season, said concussions account for about 15 per cent of injuries suffered in bull riding.
"12.01.2017 19:22:07" montrealgazette.com Children's authors protest deal for far-right commentator Simon & Schuster made the recent decision to publish a book by the far-right commentator Milo Yiannopoulos. Yiannopoulos writes for Breitbart News, considered by many a platform for the so-called "alt-right" movement, an offshoot of conservatism that mixes racism, white nationalism and populism.
"12.01.2017 19:12:35" montrealgazette.com Windsor woman's Chewbacca-in-labour video goes viral Even if you're a Wookie, giving birth is painful. A funny video featuring a Windsor woman in a Chewbacca mask has gone viral, drawing more than 735,000 views to date and appearing on NBC's Today Show. That sound never gets old.
"12.01.2017 19:04:17" montrealgazette.com Ringleader in $18-million Quebec syrup heist pleads guilty just as his trial was set to begin Considered the brains behind an $18-million theft of Quebec maple syrup, Avik Caron has pleaded guilty on the eve of a jury trial set to begin next week. Over a 12-month period in 2011 and 2012, nearly 3,000 tonnes of syrup valued at $18 million disappeared from the federation warehouse in Saint-Louis-de-Blandford, Que.
"12.01.2017 18:33:47" montrealgazette.com Trump supports F-35 but wants more "bang for the buck" says Trump defence nominee Retired Marine Corps Gen. James Mattis says Donald Trump supports the F-35 but he wants “more bang for the buck” out of the program. Trump's tweets about the aircraft have driven down Lockheed Martin stocks.
"12.01.2017 18:32:08" montrealgazette.com Ivanka Trump heads to Washington as she steps aside from roles in her lifestyle brand For now, she is not taking a role in her father's administration. She will focus on getting her three children settled, but her husband will serve as a senior advisor In a post on her Facebook page Wednesday, Ivanka Trump said she would take a “formal leave of absence”
"12.01.2017 18:31:01" montrealgazette.com Office vacancies on the rise, but globally, safe-haven Canada is in demand The Canadian office vacancy rate continues to climb in most cities, Calgary being the worst, but demand to invest in the country continues to soar Office vacancy rates increased in 2016 in 10 of the 12 markets studied by Avison Young with Calgary the worst performer with a vacancy rate that jumped 600 basis points from a year ago to 22 per cent.
"12.01.2017 18:23:39" montrealgazette.com So long, San Diego: Chargers announce they're moving to Los Angeles 'Today, we turn the page and begin an exciting new era as the Los Angeles Chargers,' Dean Spanos wrote in a letter The San Diego Chargers are headed to Los Angeles and will begin play there next season, the team announced Thursday.
"12.01.2017 18:22:02" montrealgazette.com Baboons grunt, yack and wa-hoo — early human ancestors probably did the same thing The scientists cast doubt on theories that language developed only after the appearance of humanoids with a low larynx. They say research suggests the human vocal system developed from ancestors such as the Guinea baboon. A similar study on monkeys published last year also identified five vowels suggesting a link to the origins of human language. Wa-hoo!
"12.01.2017 18:18:47" montrealgazette.com Busy and broke: Why even the best neighbourhood restaurants are here today and gone tomorrow Claudia McNeilly: Whether it's marketing, rent or simply getting people in the door, every restaurant faces different challenges when it comes to turning a profit According to a study by Ohio State University, 60 per cent of restaurants do not make it past the first year, and 80 per cent go under in five years.
"12.01.2017 18:16:34" montrealgazette.com Quebec $60-million jackpot winners have eyes on travel, new cars Leprohon, 58, said he plans to retire. He and his wife plan to travel, although they have not had time to decide where. Here are the lucky winners of that $60-million jackpot.
"12.01.2017 18:13:05" montrealgazette.com Video: Inflatable backpack saves snowboarder during avalanche near Whistler A snowboarder caught in an avalanche near Whistler on Wednesday was saved by an inflatable backpack. And he caught it all on video. That was scary.
"12.01.2017 17:59:59" montrealgazette.com Montreal blue collars hold vote of no confidence The embattled president of Montreal's 6,500-member blue-collar union called for a no-confidence vote to be held Thursday She is facing a backlash over criticisms of how she has handled negotiations with Mayor Denis Coderre and after a Journal de Montréal article revealed she ordered GPS devices be secretly installed on the cars of members of her executive in November to
"12.01.2017 17:56:06" montrealgazette.com Controversial expert says autistic children may be more likely to believe they're transgender A new BBC documentary features Dr. Kenneth Zucker, the psychologist ousted two years ago from his job as head of a gender-identity clinic at Toronto's CAMH His comments have sparked outrage among the LGBT community, with some fearing transgender children could now be targeted for being somehow “mentally disturbed.”
"12.01.2017 17:54:18" montrealgazette.com Knitters channel pink power through Pussyhat Project A cozy little cat-eared hat has captured the hearts of knitters around the world in a pink-colored show of solidarity with thousands who plan to attend women's marches in the nation's capital and elsewhere Jan. 21. So far, the project has taken in more than 60,000 handmade hats, with many more created by rogues doling them out to friends and family or planning to keep their own heads warm on the National Mall and more than 200 sister demonstrations.
"12.01.2017 17:44:04" montrealgazette.com Sophie Goyette charts own cinematic path in Mes nuits feront écho Characterized by a dreamlike atmosphere, the Quebec director's first feature proved to be an adventure in more ways than one. Sophie Goyette has racked up awards for her short films, and now she is heading to the Rotterdam film festival with her bold first feature.
"12.01.2017 17:31:11" montrealgazette.com Amazon says it plans to create 100,000 new U.S. jobs in the next 18 months The staffing up isn't particularly surprising, but the move could appease Donald Trump, who tangled with Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos during the election campaign “It's a very powerful headline, and the timing certainly makes Trump look good,” said Ivan Feinseth, an analyst at Tigress Financial Partners LLC. #tech
"12.01.2017 17:17:04" montrealgazette.com Heathrow Airport cancels several flights amid snow forecasts in UK Dozens of flights at London's Heathrow Airport were cancelled Thursday amid forecasts of snow and strong winds in Britain. Heads up: Heathrow, Europe's busiest airport, said 80 out of about 1,350 flights scheduled Thursday were cancelled pre-emptively because of the wintry weather.
"12.01.2017 17:15:58" montrealgazette.com Tattoos as evidence: Aaron Hernandez's far from the first Aaron Hernandez's tattoos aren't the first to be used as evidence in a murder trial. Tattoos can be used as evidence in court. Here are a few examples.
"12.01.2017 16:56:53" montrealgazette.com Police arrest suspect in string of theft in cars at Carrefour Laval Laval police have arrested a man they believe to be responsible for at least five thefts in cars at the Carrefour Laval shopping centre. Djvenson Lafontant was arrested and charged in court Wednesday with theft, breach of conditions and possession of tools to break into cars.
"12.01.2017 16:49:22" montrealgazette.com Teachers kidnapped by the Taliban beg Trump for prisoner swap in video 'Donald Trump, sir, I ask you, please. This is in your hands. I ask you please to negotiate with the Taliban,' one of the abducted teachers said in the video They ask U.S. President-elect Donald Trump to offer a prisoner exchange to secure their freedom.
"12.01.2017 16:46:47" montrealgazette.com Canuck cliche? Are Canadians really as nice as Meryl Streep and the world insist? When Michigan-born author Kerry Colburn started dating a Canadian, her girlfriends had an immediate great impression of him On a scale of 1 to 10, how nice are we? #life
"12.01.2017 16:44:42" montrealgazette.com Suspects in Kim Kardashian jewellery theft: A 'granddad gangster' and a man known as 'Scraped Nose' French Police arrested 17 people on Monday, including one man linked to an extensive cocaine smuggling ring involving a Saudi prince and a Colombian drugs cartel Among the suspects is Didier Dubreucq, who is in his sixties and nicknamed “Blue Eyes”. In 2003, he was sentenced to eight-and-a-half years in prison for his role in a high-profile drug-smuggling case involving Prince Nayef Bin Fawaz al-Shaalan, of Saudi
"12.01.2017 16:33:51" montrealgazette.com Tories press Parliamentary watchdog to probe PM's vacations for potential breaches of federal laws Tory MPs believe Trudeau broke travel rules ministers must follow when PM made the 115-km trip from Nassau to the Aga Khan's private island. Trudeau is forbidden under the federal Conflict of Interest Act from flying in any private or chartered aircraft — unless he has permission in advance from the Conflict of Interest Commission
"12.01.2017 16:21:43" montrealgazette.com Michael Jackson's family appalled by Joseph Fiennes in new trailer Paris Jackson tweeted she was angry at 'how obviously intentional it was for them to be this insulting, not just towards my father, but my godmother liz as well' Joseph Fiennes told The Hollywood Reporter he understood why people were “up in arms” by his casting.
"12.01.2017 16:13:54" montrealgazette.com Four Quebec MPs endorse Tory leadership candidate Andrew Scheer ahead of French debate The party's leadership vote, scheduled for May 27, will give equal weight to each of Canada's 338 ridings, 78 of which are in Quebec. Conservative leadership candidate Andrew Scheer annouced Thursday he's secured support from four of the party's Quebec MPs.
"12.01.2017 16:02:26" montrealgazette.com Michael Downey returns to helm of Tennis Canada, taking office as CEO in July Michael Downey is returning to the helm of Tennis Canada. Downey filled the same role from 2004 to 2013.
"12.01.2017 15:59:39" montrealgazette.com McDonald's Canada testing all-day breakfast menu in select provinces McDonald's Canada has begun serving all-day breakfast at some of its restaurants across Canada. Three words: All-day breakfast.
"12.01.2017 15:49:17" montrealgazette.com Republican-led Senate takes first step to repeal 'Obamacare' Congress is poised to complete its initial step toward dismantling President Barack Obama's health care law "We're going to do repeal and replace, very complicated stuff," Trump told reporters Wednesday.
"12.01.2017 15:46:36" montrealgazette.com The Latest: L.L. Bean heiress says she won't leave board The Latest on donations from a pro-Trump PAC linked to L.L. Bean heiress Linda Bean Some anti-Trump activists are calling for a boycott of L.L. Bean if Linda Bean doesn't leave the board.
"12.01.2017 15:38:34" montrealgazette.com Police revisit Brossard disappearance site nearly three years later It has been nearly three years since Jian Ping Li and her baby boy were last seen, but police are still hopeful Sun Youth is offering a reward of $20,000 for anyone who helps resolve the case, one of the largest rewards for any missing person in the country.
"12.01.2017 15:37:19" montrealgazette.com Regional disparities in real estate market to narrow in 2017: Royal LePage Royal LePage says the extreme regional disparities that characterized Canada's real estate markets last year will narrow in 2017 as overheated areas cool and slower markets begin to gather steam. Prices in Quebec, Atlantic Canada and Alberta will move higher, according to the report.
"12.01.2017 15:35:09" montrealgazette.com The best ways to celebrate Montreal's 375th anniversary Montreal knows how to party in any year. Give them an anniversary such as their 375th birthday this year and the volume gets cranked up even higher Montreal's cranking up the party city rep. #travel
"12.01.2017 15:28:16" montrealgazette.com Celebrate Chinese New Year by pulling out the stir fryer: Recipe for take-out chicken and broccoli At the same time many of us are packing away our noisemakers and Champagne glasses, people all over the world are just beginning to prepare for the new year Ring in the year of the Rooster with this awesome chicken and broccoli recipe. #life
"12.01.2017 15:25:58" montrealgazette.com Convicted for using natural remedies to treat dying son, father back promoting alternative medicine After being convicted of endangering his severely ill son by relying on natural remedies, David Stephan is back promoting the merits of alternative medicine. His speaking commitments drew criticism on Facebook with some people saying Stephan has shown no remorse since being convicted of contributing to his son's 2012 death from meningitis. #health
"12.01.2017 15:21:49" montrealgazette.com Should parents be punished for not vaccinating? The body that defends doctors accused of medical negligence says it may be necessary to call child protection authorities to 'preserve the life or health of the child' The organization that gives doctors legal representation, says that, in “exceptional circumstances,” a parent's decision not to vaccinate may necessitate a call to child welfare. What are your thoughts? #health
"12.01.2017 15:19:07" montrealgazette.com Keurig is working on an in-home beer and cocktail maker The goal is instant beer and cocktails, produced from pods at the press of a button. A dry martini at the push of a button? Maybe sooner than you think. #life
"12.01.2017 15:13:33" montrealgazette.com Global stocks lower after Trump offers scant policy details Global stocks mostly fell Thursday after President-elect Donald Trump offered scant details on policies during his news conference. Health care stocks fell after Trump said new bidding procedures are needed to stem rises in drug costs, for example.
"12.01.2017 15:06:25" montrealgazette.com Author Joseph Boyden apologizes for being 'too vocal' on indigenous issues Acclaimed author Joseph Boyden released a statement Wednesday in which he apologized for being "too vocal" on many indigenous issues in Canada. An investigation into his background by an Aboriginal Peoples Television Network reporter led Boyden to say he "made mistakes."
"12.01.2017 15:04:13" montrealgazette.com Former MI6 officer who wrote dirty dossier in hiding as Wall Street Journal reveals his identity On Wednesday, the newspaper outed the dossier's author as Christopher Steele, a director of London-based Orbis Business Intelligence Ltd The Wall Street Journal reports the research was initially funded by Republican opponents of Trump, and later by Democrats.
"12.01.2017 14:51:49" montrealgazette.com Prince William speaks of 'anger' when his mother Diana died Britain's Prince William has comforted a young girl who lost a parent and spoken out about his feelings when his mother, Princess Diana, died two decades ago Lorna Ireland, a parent at the event, said William told her 12-year-old son that as a teenager, he was "very angry and found it very difficult to talk about" Diana's death.
"12.01.2017 14:48:55" montrealgazette.com These are the best- and worst-performing airlines in the world Fly on the wrong airline and your odds of a delay are as high as 55 per cent; choose the right one and that number shrinks way down to just 11 per cent Can you guess which airline landed in first place?
"12.01.2017 14:46:29" montrealgazette.com Top surgeons blast Canada's biggest children's hospital for 'attack' on star doctor Letter says SickKids surgeon has 'impeccable' reputation and should be exonerated of workplace-harassment complaints The Hospital for Sick Children alleges Dr. Agostino Pierro threw objects in anger, screamed at colleagues, bullied people into breaching hospital rules and publicly threatened to fire staff who disobeyed him.
"12.01.2017 14:43:23" montrealgazette.com Nenshi apologizes for 'math is challenging' retort. It's not accepted. “Apparently, math is challenging but, hopefully, she'll figure that out,” Nenshi told reporters Tuesday morning. “It's disappointing to see that Ms. Rempel has not accepted the apology and continues to spread misinformation,” read a statement from the Calgary mayor's office.
"12.01.2017 14:04:20" Longueuil police return to scene of 2014 disappearance of a 43-year-old mother.
"12.01.2017 13:51:13" hockeyinsideout.com HI/O Show: Is Carey Price's recent mini slump a cause for concern? Carey Price allowed four goals against the Washington Capitals on Monday, marking the fifth time in his last six games that he has allowed three goals or more. Should Canadiens fans be concerned with Price's declining save percentage recently? Watch this week's HI/O Show and find out what former Canadien Chris Nilan said to get this reaction from the panel, including the Montreal Gazette's Stu Cowan, CBC DayBreak's Andie Bennett and host Adam Susser.
"12.01.2017 13:00:01" montrealgazette.com Canadiens at Wild: Five things you should know The Habs have kept their hold on first place in the Atlantic Division and Carey Price has a 6-3-3 record since Alex Galchenyuk was injured. The Habs are back in action tonight in Minnesota.
"12.01.2017 12:39:34" montrealgazette.com While you were sleeping: Canadian weather grounds flights in London Heathrow, Europe's busiest airport, said 80 out of about 1,350 flights scheduled Thursday have been cancelled pre-emptively because of the wintry weather. Polar air from Canada takes a toll on our friends in Britain, while Alec Baldwin is looking to take his Donald Trump impersonation on the road.
"12.01.2017 12:07:34" montrealgazette.com CAE gets Canadian, U.S. military training contracts CAE says the Royal Canadian Air Force and the U.S. Army have awarded the Montreal-based company two long-term contracts. The deals are worth about $1 billion for Montreal-based company.
"12.01.2017 11:26:06" montrealgazette.com Fire in Kahnawake snarls traffic headed to Mercier Bridge A fire Thursday morning was ravaging a shopping centre in Kahnawake, southwest of Montreal and causing traffic headaches for some South Shore commuters. South Shore commuters beware. A long detour awaits users of the Mercier Bridge this morning.
"12.01.2017 05:01:00" montrealgazette.com No rink talk at home for Quebec skating couple St-Gelais and Hamelin One of Canada's best-known sports couples separates speedskating from romance. Marianne St-Gelais and Charles Hamelin have a rule: no talking about short track speedskating away from the rink. It seems to be working for one of Canada's best-known sports couples because both are still among the world's elite.
"12.01.2017 04:00:00" montrealgazette.com Engineer by day, baker by night: Montreal woman designs airplane parts and elaborate cakes Shirley Bensimon jokes that some say she lives a double life. The 35-year-old Pointe-Claire resident works full-time at Bombardier Aerospace, and evenings and weekends she works as a home baker at her growing business, Shirley Bensimon Cakes.
"12.01.2017 03:34:53" montrealgazette.com Montreal Canadiens score early and often to overpower Winnipeg Jets Phillip Danault and Artturi Lehkonen had their first two-goal games to lead the Canadiens to a 7-4 victory. The Canadiens beat the Winnipeg Jets 7-4 Wednesday at the MTS Centre. The win gave the Canadiens 58 points and a nine-point lead over second-place Boston in the Atlantic Division.