Formula One is ending the use of female models who parade on the starting grid and stand with the drivers’ name boards before every grand prix. The decision was announced in a statement on Wednesday with the change, which also applies to all support races, coming into effect from the
The Hamilton Tiger-Cats said Wednesday there’s no deal imminent with Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel. Early last month, Manziel’s representative gave the Ticats until Wednesday to work out a “fair deal” to make Manziel their quarterback. If one wasn’t reached, agent Erik Burkhardt said in a statement, “we will turn
Facebook Inc reported slightly slower-than-expected growth in daily active users in the latest quarter and said changes made to the ‘news feed’ reduced the time spent by users by about 50 million hours every day. Shares of the company were down 3 percent at $181.26 after the bell on Wednesday.
Time is nearly up for the old Shoppers Optimum and PC Plus cards. On Thursday, the two loyalty points programs will officially merge into a single reward system called PC Optimum. As of Feb. 1, points collectors in both programs will be able to download a new, unified app, swap
Suits is coming back for an eighth season and fans will be saying goodbye to two beloved faces, but also saying hello to a new star. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Grey’s Anatomy star Katherine Heigl will be joining Suits in Season 8 as a series regular. Heigl will play Samantha Wheeler,
New Prize is movie’s 1st win from 9 CSA nominations The Canadian Press Posted: Jan 31, 2018 3:28 PM ET Last Updated: Jan 31, 2018 3:28 PM ET Sadaf Foroughi’s Ava is the winner of this year’s Canadian Screen Award for best first feature film. The film earned a total of nine
Outdoor adventurers are being urged to avoid travel in avalanche terrain in Banff, Yoho and Kootenay national parks this week. The danger rating has risen to high in the Rocky Mountains, meaning large natural avalanches are coming down and human-triggered snowslides are very likely to occur. Officials say the area is in a major
Numbers released by the B.C. Coroners Service highlight the devastating effects of the overdose crisis in the province. There were 1,422 overdose deaths in 2017, a 43 per cent increase compared to 2016, which saw 914 deaths. Last year was the deadliest for overdose deaths in the province’s history. READ MORE: B.C.
A group of all-male Christian leaders descended on Parliament Hill Wednesday to assert their right to not sign a new attestation requiring them to state respect for the right of women to choose whether to have an abortion. Last month, the government announced all employers seeking federal grants to hire
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he doesn’t think U.S. President Donald Trump will pull out of the North American Free Trade Agreement, but Canada has multiple contingency plans ready if trade talks go south. The latest round of talks wrapped in Montreal on Monday with the trade ministers from Canada, Mexico and