| Jun 5, 2012
| 10:14 PM
A severed hand and foot were mailed to two Vancouver schools Tuesday afternoon, but police said it's not clear if the packages are connected to the recent dismemberment of a Montreal student, the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation reported.
| Jul 4, 2012
| 3:57 PM
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...
| Sep 10, 2011
| 10:17 PM
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...
| Sep 29, 2011
| 6:35 AM
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...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 8:22 AM
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...
| Jul 15, 2012
| 1:46 PM
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...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 7:36 PM
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,...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 11:10 AM
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...
| May 11, 2010
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...
| Jun 18, 2010
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...
| Jun 19, 2009
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...
| Jun 21, 2009
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....