Thursday, February 21, 2019

Pentagon limits use of fitness trackers, geolocation services in some operations

Military troops and other defence personnel at sensitive bases or certain high-risk war zone areas won't be allowed to use fitness-tracker or cellphone applications...

6% of U.S. kids born to Zika-infected moms have birth defects, CDC study finds

One out of every seven babies born to U.S. mothers who were infected with the Zika virus during pregnancy developed some kind of health...

Lady Gaga apologizes for ‘unjust conclusion’ in death of Montreal’s Zombie Boy

Lady Gaga has apologized for referring to the death of the Montreal artist and model Rick Genest as a suicide. https://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/gaga-tweet-genest-1.4776538?cmp=rss

Windsor pilot in fatal Tennessee crash wrote stalker-like letters to Taylor Swift

Internal records from the National Transportation Safety Board show the drunk Canadian pilot who died in 2013 while landing a plane had...

West Hollywood City Council urges Donald Trump’s removal from Walk of Fame

The West Hollywood City Council has unanimously approved a resolution seeking to remove U.S. President Donald Trump's star from the Hollywood Walk...

Shut Up and Dribble, LeBron James doc series, to examine changing role of athletes

LeBron James has yet to play a minute for the Los Angeles Lakers, yet the NBA superstar is already busy in Hollywood....

6 Things to Make on Sunday for Easier Weeknight Meals

Meal planning doesn't have to be difficult. If you spend a little time on Sunday doing some light cooking, you'll have the elements for...

Horwath, health experts say rollback of sex-ed curriculum could harm students

More than 1,780 health care professionals are calling on Ontario Premier Doug Ford to stop the province's plan to revert to an old curriculum...

Rollback of sex-ed curriculum could harm students, Horwath and health professionals say

Nearly 1,800 health care professionals have signed a petition calling on Ontario Premier Doug Ford to stop his plan to revert to an old sex-education curriculum. The petition...

Inuk woman ‘begging and pleading’ for help fighting tuberculosis in Nunavut

Bernice Clarke's mother died in 2015. She was sick with tuberculosis and succumbed to complications resulting from treatment. Now, three years later, Clarke says nothing...