Monday, July 22, 2019

1 dead, 9 hospitalized in flu outbreak at Toronto homeless shelter

Toronto Public Health says it's investigating a deadly flu outbreak at a shelter in the city. Associate Medical Officer of Health Allison Chris says the...

Jay-Z, Bruno Mars, Alessia Cara up for Grammy Awards

Singer-songwriter Andra Day unveiled contenders in the four main Grammy Award categories Tuesday morning, with Jay-Z leading nominees in a year where...

Game of Thrones star Kit Harington checks into treatment facility for ‘personal issues’

Game of Thrones star Kit Harington has checked into a wellness retreat to work on what his representative says are 'personal issues.' https://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/got-harington-retreat-1.5153842?cmp=rss

Slow Cooker Mexican Pulled Pork Tacos

Try these pulled pork tacos made with slow cooker Mexican pulled pork! The pork is rubbed with spices, slow-cooked, shredded and served with tortillas...

British Film Institute strips Harvey Weinstein of high honour

The British Film Institute stripped disgraced producer Harvey Weinstein of its highest honour Thursday, saying his alleged "appalling conduct" stands in opposition to the...

Crystal meth crisis on Saskatchewan First Nation traced to 2015 wildfire evacuation

Clifford Bird traces the crystal methamphetamine crisis on the Montreal Lake Cree Nation in Saskatchewan back to the wildfire evacuation in the summer of...

Joint pain? Don’t blame it on the rain

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Mushroom Toast with Fried Egg

Sautéed mushrooms on toast and topped with a fried egg make a satisfying meat-free meal on days when you need something easy. Make it...

Burlington’s Walk off the Earth to sing O Canada at Game 4 of NBA...

Before game four of the NBA finals in Oakland, California on Friday, the Canadian national anthem will be sung by Burlington, Ont.'s...

Campus purple dye practice under review in wake of Health Canada warning

Some engineering students are rethinking how to approach a long-standing tradition of dying their bodies purple in the wake of a Health Canada warning. Student...