| Jul 18, 2010
There had already been three years of failed harvests. Three straight years of weeding, planting, pruning, every day, into every night, on every weekend, with only the prospect of more work and an uncertain future, by the time Véronique Hupin and Mike...
| Jun 30, 2011
| 4:53 PM
MONTREAL -- Prince William and his wife Catherine arrived in Montreal Saturday evening to a small group of demonstrators who opposed the newlywed couple's tour of Canada and the British monarchy they represent.
The demonstrators -- carrying signs and...
| Mar 10, 2011
| 10:10 AM
LONG BEACH (KTLA) - Special agents with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) returned $160,000 to an 87-year-old Long Beach man victimized by Quebec-based telemarketing con artists who told him he had won...
| Aug 19, 2011
| 10:20 AM
Our beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother has moved on to be with the Lord. Mary Ellen Whyte of Petoskey passed away on Thursday, Aug. 18, 2011, at her daughter's home at the age of 92.
She was born Mary Ellen Elizabeth Doyle to William and...
| 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...
| Oct 10, 2011
| 3:12 PM
The Congregation of Holy Cross has agreed to pay up to $17 million to settle a class-action lawsuit by victims of sexual abuse at three Quebec schools it operated.
In addition to the payment, the Roman Catholic religious order issued a formal apology....
| May 20, 2011
| 10:29 AM
For the record, Francois Arnaud did not fall off his horse while filming “The Borgias” for Showtime. (Note from Curt: I've updated this interview with videos and more Q&A about Season 2 below the main story.)
“I never fell off my horse!...
| Mar 17, 2009
MONTREAL, CANADA (WPIX) -- British actress and Tony award winner Natasha Richardson, is in extremely critical condition after a freak skiing accident Monday in Montreal, according to reports. The British Press Association says she is now on a flight...
| Mar 18, 2009
NEW YORK (AP) - Members of Natasha Richardson's family gathered at a New York hospital where the Tony-winning actress was reportedly taken with a serious head injury after falling on a Canadian ski slope.
Richardson, 45, part of the Redgrave dynasty...
| Nov 12, 2008
| 2:09 PM
An obese inmate who goes by the nickname "Big Mike" has been granted early parole because a Canadian prison could not accommodate his 430-pound frame.
Michel Lapointe, 37, was released from prison earlier this week after serving 25 months in Montreal's...