Tuesday, September 25, 2018

From Apple to Playboy, tech giants and celebrities turn on Facebook

Winning back the trust of users could be difficult for Facebook in the wake of its data scandal as more influential business...

1 in 66 Canadian children diagnosed with autism, report reveals

A new report says an estimated one in every 66 Canadian children and youth aged five to 17 has autism spectrum disorder. The report by...

Pregnant? Warm weather exercise and hot baths might be OK

Pregnant women who exercise outside on warm days or spend a little time in a hot bath or sauna may not necessarily raise their body temperature...

Bill Cosby trial: Judge rejects demand to step aside over wife’s work

The judge in Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial pushed back Thursday at defence demands that he step aside because his wife is...

Savory Dutch Baby Pancake with Salmon and Fried Egg

From its dramatic puffy rise to its whole grain flavor, this Dutch baby pancake is a winner. Top it with smoked salmon and fried...

From basement to auction: Owner says Thomson painting ‘doesn’t look like much’

Many of Tom Thomson's paintings hang in the hallowed halls of Canada's finest galleries, but until recently, one of his sketches was...

Not much to smile about in Ontario dental plan, Ottawa dentist says

An Ottawa dentist has spotted plenty of gaps in plans by Ontario Liberals to win over smiling voters with dental and drug benefits as...

Cape Breton couple to duke it out for same Atlantic Book Award

Sarah Faber and Oisín Curran are both nominated for the Thomas Raddall Atlantic Fiction Award. http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/nova-scotia/atlantic-book-awards-authors-margaree-cape-breton-1.4597247?cmp=rss

Halifax retirement home seeks ‘therapy bunny’ handler

A Halifax retirement home is looking for a volunteer bunny handler to tour its resident rabbit around to the people who live there. Toaster has been making the...

‘I am absolutely furious,’ says mother trying to renew disability tax credit

More Canadians are speaking out about difficulty dealing with the Canada Revenue Agency as they apply for the disability tax credit. "I am absolutely furious," said...