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  • Canadian police identify head of dismembered student

    Canadian police identify head of dismembered student
    A human head found in a Montreal park this week belongs to Jun Lin, the Chinese university student killed and dismembered in May, police said Wednesday. The remains were discovered Sunday in Angrignon Park, and police had been waiting since then for them...
  • Squires leads UCI in five-game victory

    WOMEN'S VOLLEYBALL New Mexico tournament ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Sophomore outside hitter Aly Squires amassed 26 kills, 20 digs and five blocks to help the Anteaters earn a 19-25, 28-30, 26-24, 25-21, 15-13 win over Portland State in the Lobo...
  • Freetime: The Besnard Lakes Bring Their Montreal Indie Rock to the Wadsworth Atheneum

    Freetime:  The Besnard Lakes Bring Their Montreal Indie Rock to the Wadsworth Atheneum
    Montreal once seemed an unlikely location for an indie-rock revival. All that changed, of course, with the success of Arcade Fire’s 2004 album Funeral, which merely hinted at the heights they’d reach. (The Suburbs won the Grammy for Album of...
  • Montreal's the Besnard Lakes play the Wadsworth Atheneum in Hartford, which is fast becoming the area's go-to rock venue

    Montreal's the Besnard Lakes play the Wadsworth Atheneum in Hartford, which is fast becoming the area's go-to rock venue
    Locking in some recent phone time with Jace Lasek, the Regina, Saskatchewan-born guitarist and visionary who, along with his wife, bassist and singer Olga Goreas, founded the psych-rock band the Besnard Lakes in 2003, was difficult. For the 16th year...
  • 1 Dead After Shooting at Quebec Premiere's Victory Speech

    1 Dead After Shooting at Quebec Premiere's Victory Speech
    A gunman targeting Quebec's newly elected premier opened fire during her victory speech at a Montreal concert hall, killing one person and wounding another, police said Wednesday. Pauline Marois, whose separatist center-left party won the provincial...
  • Local Q&A: Panoramic & True

    Local Q&A: Panoramic & True
    Panoramic & True's sophomore album "Wonderlust" aspires to the orchestral indie-pop of similarly minded acts like Canadian collective Broken Social Scene. There's vibrancy and immediacy to P&T's music that was inspired at least in part by the throwback...
  • Tagliani to run Nationwide race in Montreal

    Tagliani to run Nationwide race in Montreal
    IndyCar Series driver Alex Tagliani has added a NASCAR race to his schedule - the Nationwide Series race at Montreal. Tagliani will drive the No. 30 Chevrolet for Turner Motorsports. The Canadian driver is a fan favorite at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve,...
  • Cirque du Soleil Channels Michael Jackson In Energetic Arena Show

    Cirque du Soleil Channels Michael Jackson In Energetic Arena Show
    How do you merge the music and dancing of Michael Jackson with the performers of Cirque du Soleil? Audiences will get to see the collaboration between the world of circus and the pop artist — who was mesmerized by Cirque shows — when the...
  • Montreal is about to erupt; don't miss it

    Montreal is about to erupt; don't miss it
    If getting on the wrong side of Iceland's Eyjafjallajokull volcano this summer gives you the jitters, then get a little French fix on this side of the ash plume, and head to Montreal. It's a beautiful destination, and English is welcome. Plus, this summer...
  • Hookahs: Safer Than Cigarettes? Wrong

    Hookahs: Safer Than Cigarettes? Wrong
    At least in Canada, many young people seem to think hookahs and other water pipes are safer than cigarettes, researchers say. For a study that appears in the current issue of the journal Pediatrics, scientists in Montreal mailed questionnaires in 2007...
  • Nic Fiore dies at 88; ski instructor at Yosemite's Badger Pass resort

    Nic Fiore dies at 88; ski instructor at Yosemite's Badger Pass resort
    Nic Fiore, one of America's most influential ski instructors and a legendary figure at Yosemite's Badger Pass ski area, where he taught skiing for more than 50 years, has died. He was 88. Fiore, who underwent heart surgery in 2004 and had a stroke in...
  • A Hollywood mixing Bowl

    A Hollywood mixing Bowl
    Adele can't contain herself. Nothing new there. The hot young British soul singer is, by her own account, "pretty mouthy." But learning that she will share the bill with her idol, Etta James, at the Hollywood Bowl next Sunday has sent her over the moon....