| Aug 8, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Ken Ochiai's "Uzumasa Limelight," pictured, took the Cheval Noir prize at the 18th annual Fantasia Intl. Film Festival in Montreal. Hugh Sullivan's "The Infinite Man" was named best first film in the New Flesh Award competition while the Satoshi Kon prize...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 8:46 PM
TORONTO (Reuters) - It was last call at Canada's biggest tennis party on Wednesday until Milos Raonic delivered a nail-biting 4-6 7-6 (2) 7-6 (4) second round win over American Jack Sock to keep home hopes alive at the Rogers Cup.
After two party-pooping...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 2:30 PM
A biopic about Hollywood icon Katharine Hepburn is in development by independent producers, based on William J. Mann's "Kate: The Woman Who Was Hepburn."
Producers are Richard Akel and Janice Hammond of Four Stars International, and Michael Mosca of...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 6:00 AM
When the Montreal band Arcade Fire arrives at the Forum this weekend for two shows, brothers/bandmates Win and Will Butler won't be the first family members to have stepped onto its stage.
"My grandpa played there back in the day," Win Butler said in...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 7:16 PM
It took a while but three players who made the Flyers a powerhouse in the late '90s are finally getting into the team's Hall of Fame.
Eric Lindros, John LeClair and Eric Desjardins will be inducted into the shrine during the upcoming season, the team...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 11:07 AM
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Flyers to induct Lindros, LeClair, Desjardins The Philadelphia Flyers will induct Eric Lindros, John LeClair and Eric Desjardins into the Flyers Hall of Fame during the 2014-15 season, team president Paul Holmgren announced Thursday....
| Jul 22, 2014
| 1:16 PM
Summer's already starting to wind down, which means time for summer-ending deals. The American Queen Steamboat Co. is offering price reductions on some of the voyages of the American Queen, which plies the Mississippi and Ohio rivers, and the American...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 5:00 PM
The decision by a small coastal city in Maine to ban the export of crude oil from its harbor brought threats of lawsuits from the oil industry Tuesday and put South Portland on the front lines of a battle over development of Canada’s huge and...
| Jun 10, 2014
VIA Rail Canada's new "Prestige Class" sleeping cars will top all previous cars -- and anything on Amtrak, as well -- in providing the most comfortable and livable long-haul overnight rail accommodations. And the refurbished business-class cars for the...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 6:36 PM
His company's advertising favored provocative women, and so did he.
Now American Apparel Chief Executive Dov Charney's highly sexualized lifestyle has cost him stewardship of the company he founded — and may destroy it.
The company suspended...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 1:08 PM
A 16-year-old Jonathan Huberdeau would have understood if Gerard Gallant had better things to do.
Huberdeau was new to the Saint John Sea Dogs in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League. Getting playing time, along with improving, were Huberdeau's...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 4:02 PM
Not much fazes Stevenson graduate Cheryl Xiang.
Not the frequent moves during her childhood, from her birthplace of Montreal to China to the Chicago suburbs. Not the countless hours of swimming that made her a four-time Stevenson record-holder, nor...