Tuesday, October 17, 2017

John Dunsworth, Mr. Lahey on Trailer Park Boys, dead at 71

John Dunsworth, a Nova Scotia actor best known as the irreverent trailer park supervisor Jim Lahey, has died at the age of 71. Dunsworth played Mr. Lahey...

Trump raises possibility of withdrawing drug czar nominee

U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday raised the possibility of withdrawing his nomination of Republican Rep. TomMarino to be the U.S.'s drug czar following...

Game of Thrones star Sophie Turner engaged to DNCE’s Joe Jonas

CELEBRITY Harvey Weinstein scandal: Angelina Jolie, Gwyneth Paltrow allege harassmentVIDEO GAMES Is playing video games on YouTube a copyright infringement? No one wants to find outREVIEW Blade...

WWE signs first woman wrestler from Arab world in global push

World Wrestling Entertainment Inc. signed its first female performer from the Arab world on Sunday, smashing cultural taboos as the U.S.-based pageant seeks to...

Harvey Weinstein scandal: #metoo raises awareness of magnitude of sexual assault, harassment

Thousands of women are responding to actress Alyssa Milano's call to tweet "me too" to raise awareness of sexual harassment and assault following the...

Actors union says performers could lose work if they report harassment

In the wake of revelations about film executive Harvey Weinstein, the union that represents Canadian performers has weighed in on the issue of sexual harassment in the...

Hearing starts for dentist in case of girl who suffered brain damage after procedure

A hearing starts Monday for the dentist who cared for five-year-old Amber Athwal before she suffered brain damage while under a general anesthetic a...

‘There was a screw-up’: UBC researchers pull paper linking vaccine component to autism

Researchers from the University of British Columbia are retracting their scientific paper linking aluminum in vaccines to autism in mice, because one of the co-authors claims figures published...

This translation saves lives

Lambton EMS ambulances parked in front of the Bluewater Health emergency department in Sarnia, Ont. (Jonathan Pinto/CBC)Canada prides itself on its diverse, multicultural population. But...

Let’s talk: Why Canadians need health care in their own language

Canada prides itself on its diverse, multicultural population. But some newcomers who don't speak English or French may have serious difficulty communicating with their doctor.  An...

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