| Oct 28, 2013
| 6:14 PM
An Iranian-born Montreal man faces three criminal charges in an alleged attempt to board a Los Angeles-bound plane with bomb-making components in his carry-on luggage, Canadian media reported Monday.
Antony Piazza, 71, appeared in court a day after...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 7:21 AM
A track marshal died Sunday from injuries sustained when a crane backed over him while he was tending to Esteban Gutierrez's crashed car in the Formula 1 Canadian Grand Prix in Montreal.
"The worker was helping to recover a car which had stopped...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 10:41 PM
Whether you dig sculpture or horticulture, don't miss the botanical eye candy presented by Qatar Airways at the Montreal Botanical Garden until Sept. 29.
Twenty countries, including the U.S., Canada, England, France and Uganda, have created 50 botanical...
| May 29, 2013
| 7:04 PM
Dr. Henry Morgentaler, 90, an abortion rights activist who helped overturn Canada's abortion law 25 years ago, died Wednesday at his Toronto home, according to Carolyn Egan, director and founding member of the Ontario Coalition of Abortion Clinics....
| Nov 6, 2012
| 7:34 PM
MONTREAL — The following is what's left of my Quebec fall color story. Sometimes things don't quite work out.
Thursday: Fly into Montreal, pick up a car and begin the three-hour drive to glorious Quebec City. Two hours into the drive, a tire...
| Nov 4, 2012
| 4:28 PM
MONTREAL — For a certain kind of traveler, no visit to a new city is complete without a bellyful of local culinary delights.
And though the Internet has made it easier to zero in on regional specialties, it also has amplified local food rivalries...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 10:24 AM
Our third of five finalists is James Pike of Los Angeles. Needless to say, it's a glorious mess of a burger. He writes:
“We believe that the true spirit of burgerism is a personal devotion to one’s ideals. The ideal burger has a juicy,...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 1:37 PM
Canadian transportation officials Tuesday suspended the operating license of the regional railway company whose unmanned train broke loose from a Quebec siding last month and ignited a massive fireball that killed 47 people and devastated the town of Lac-...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 10:30 PM
Tales of depressing lives in depressed small towns is something Canadian fiction (both literary and cinematic) has often done particularly well, and Pascale Ferland's debut narrative feature, "Riptide," is a solid addition to that narrative subgenre....
| Sep 17, 2013
| 4:30 PM
The conflict between tradition and Westernization that preoccupies many Iranian films is also the principal theme of "Falling Leaves." But this first feature by Ali Jaberansari, a Tehran native partly raised in Canada who now lives in London, approaches...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Jennifer Lawrence and Nicholas Hoult have the rumor mill churning with dating stories now that they've been spotted together again.
These "X-Men" stars can't seem to stay exes.
On Tuesday, the Oscar-winning actress and her "X-Men" costar spent some...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Two developmentally disabled members of a Montreal choir want to exert independence and consummate their love in Louise Archambault's predictably sweet "Gabrielle." Fitting into the solid market for well-made, uplifting stories about individuals with...