Debut novelists Ian Williams and Megan Gail Coles shine on Giller short list

TORONTO — Vancouver-based writer Ian Williams says he tends to be a…

Australia is getting serious — and seriously high-tech — about catching distracted drivers

Lots of municipalities around the world have made using your cellular phone…

Designer duds from ‘Schitt’s Creek’ available for sale online this week

TORONTO — Fans of the bold wardrobe featured on “Schitt’s Creek” can…

Health: Rotten law, rotten politicians, rotten eggs

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  • Sep 30, 2019

How Jennifer Lopez’s fashion inspired the real-life ‘Hustlers’

When actors assume the roles of real people, part of their job…

U.S. probe of vaping illnesses focuses on THC from marijuana

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Pope warns tech execs to use AI for the common good

VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis on Friday warned tech company executives, diplomats…

Fashion Fridays: Outfits to look taller and slimmer

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  • Sep 27, 2019

Indigenous water activist to speak at UN as part of youth-led climate movement

She’s not old enough to get her learner’s permit, but Autumn Peltier…

Lung illnesses send chill through U.S. marijuana vape market

PORTLAND, Ore. — Vaping products, one of the fastest-growing segments of the…

Canadian leg of worldwide women’s motorcycle relay completed in New Brunswick

FREDERICTON — A global relay aimed at making the streets more welcoming…

Mister Rogers quotes fill new coffee-table book

Everything I Need to Know I Learned from Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood: Wonderful…

Sneaky ways burnout hurts your bottom line

Millennials are a burned-out bunch. Millennial workers are more likely than older…

Cool stationery elevates the handwritten note

We’re all emailing, texting and DM’ing as fast as our thumbs can…

Several brands of gripe water recalled due to microbial contamination

TORONTO — Several brands of gripe water used to treat upset stomach…

City gardens, public produce stands ease ‘food desert’ woes

ATLANTA — On his way home, Darnell Eleby paused before boarding the…

U.S. awards $3M to fill gaps in medical marijuana research

The U.S. government will spend $3 million to find out if marijuana…

What makes Impossible meat possible? A “bloody” ingredient

NEW YORK — What makes Impossible burgers possible? An engineered ingredient that…