TransAlta activists end partnership ahead of annual meeting

A pair of activist investors agitating for changes at TransAlta Corp. have terminated their partnership ahead of the power company’s annual general meeting slated for Friday. Mangrove More...

Six months after legalization, high prices and supply issues boost illicit pot market

TORONTO – When cannabis supply at Small Town Buds begins to dwindle, co-owner Chris Felgate shuts the doors of his Devon, Alta., shop and turns customers away. Even though More...

Jennifer Wells: The bizarre collapse of Theranos jumps to the screen, but the woman behind it remains an enigma

“I realized there was something wrong with her mind … What is coming out of her mouth is not mapping onto reality as you or I know it.” — Writer Roger Parloff in the More...

WashPost: Dems Planting Seeds to Fight ‘Runaway Capitalism’

As Democratic candidates push hard for progressive social programs as the way to lift Americans up, Rep. Ro Khanna, D-Calif., is tackling the “crisis” of “runaway More...

As Russia Probe Began, Trump Called on Spy Chiefs for Help

Two months before special counsel Robert Mueller was appointed in the spring of 2017, President Donald Trump picked up the phone and called the head of the largest U.S. intelligence More...

Four smart things to do with your income tax refund

You’re likely to receive a fat cheque soon, if it hasn’t already arrived. According to Statistics Canada, almost seven More...

Why you might want to avoid using your RRSP to buy a home

I’ve always been of two minds about the use of the Home Buyers’ Plan (HBP). It’s the program that allows More...

Herb-crusted lamb chops

Herb Breadcrumbs 1/4 cup (30 g) breadcrumbs 2 tbsp flat-leaf parsley, finely chopped 2 tbsp dill,...

Give in to your cheese craving with this mac and cheese

3/4 lb (375 g) short macaroni 2 tbsp butter 2 tbsp unbleached all-purpose flour 1/2 tsp...

How to water a crowd in style: bring on the magnum!

Face it, a magnum carries weight. It only holds the equivalent of two standard bottles of...

St. Louis Blues oust Winnipeg Jets behind Jaden Schwartz hat trick

ST. LOUIS—In a series where not much has separated the teams in the first five games, the Blues, with Jaden More...

Capitals blow away Hurricanes for NHL playoff series lead

WASHINGTON—Nicklas Backstrom needed five games to match his goal output from the entire 2018 playoffs, and he and Alex Ovechkin have..

Amir Khan beaten by Terence Crawford following controversial low blow

Amir Khan’s shot at WBO world welterweight champion Terence Crawford ended in bizarre fashion when a low blow saw him pulled..

Do you know what potential dangers are lurking in your makeup bag?

When Toronto film director Phyllis Ellis heard about a suspected link between ovarian cancer and talcum powder, More...

The profoundly deaf girl who found her voice after brain surgery

Seven-year-old Leia Armitage lived in total silence for the first two years of her life, but thanks to pioneering brain surgery..

Targeted checks ‘prevent one-in-10 heart attacks’

Nearly one-in-10 heart attacks and strokes in England and Wales could be prevented if routine check-ups were better targeted, say researchers...

The special flavour of rock’n’roll Beijing

The indie bands of the Chinese capital, Beijing, have their own raw, distinctive sound, says the BBC’s Stephen McDonell – partly..

UK Daily Deals: Preorder Xbox One S All Digital Console 1TB for £299

Find where to preorder the new Xbox One S All-Digital Edition now. Want more deals? Join the IGN Deals Newsletter. By..

Pat Mastroianni, a.k.a. Joey Jeremiah, celebrates the early years with Degrassi Palooza

Long before hip-hop superstar Drake sat in Jimmy’s wheelchair or TV star Nina Dobrev took on Mia’s modelling contract on Degrassi,..