Torontonians want more housing, but many don’t want development too close to home, polls shows

An overwhelming number — 87 per cent — of Toronto-area residents believe that boosting the housing supply would help address the region’s affordability crunch. More...

Grocery store chain CEOs warn higher food prices coming amid cost pressures

By Aleksandra SaganThe Canadian Press Tues., Sept. 18, 2018 The CEOs of three of Canada’s major grocery chains doubled down on their expectation that food prices More...

Enbridge to buy units for US$7.1 billion to simplify structure

Enbridge Inc. agreed to acquire the shares it doesn’t already own in three North American units for about $ 7.1 billion (U.S.) as the Canadian pipeline giant moves to More...

Hold the constitutional crisis, we have a plowing match to run

On this much Doug Ford and Andrea Horwath agree—at least when stumping for rural voters: Toronto is a bubble. “Don’t get me wrong, I love Toronto,” Ford More...

PM to announce £2bn for social housing

Two billion pounds of new funding to build affordable and social housing in England will be announced by the prime minister later. Housing associations, local authorities More...

Boycotting the U.S. may be harmful to your investment returns

Many Canadians are unhappy with U.S. President Donald Trump’s escalating trade war with our country. So they’re More...

Myanmar’s state-owned enterprises show how much reform is still needed

NOTHING has been made in the engine factory in Thagaya, in the south of Myanmar, since April last year. Yet around More...

‘High-quality’ Ontario garlic, superior to imports, is growing in popularity

By Cynthia DavidSpecial to the Star Tues., Sept. 18, 2018 Kelty McKay can tell you why...

Is this the last straw? Firms innovate to move beyond plastic

Here’s what bartender Todd Thrasher wants to know: How often do you use a straw at...

Markham chef teaches revolution of French pastry with Asian flare

Using the heel of my hand, I do as instructor Baron Hau demonstrates and smear the...

Tavares looks ready to go after two goals against Senators

It’s always easy, and wrong, and sometimes dangerous, to get ahead of yourself. But fans of the Maple More...

Inter Milan stun Spurs with two late goals

Late goals from Mauro Icardi and Matias Vecino stunned Tottenham as Inter Milan celebrated their return to the Champions League with..

Firmino strike helps Liverpool win five-goal thriller with PSG

Roberto Firmino’s injury-time winner gave Liverpool a dramatic victory over Paris St-Germain in their opening Champions League Group C game at..

Yoghurts (even organic ones) 'full of sugar'

Many yoghurts are full of sugar and the public should not be lulled into thinking they are eating healthy More...

Meet the team that’s tracking down sex partners to stop a surge in STDs

In northwest Oregon’s Clackamas County, health officials have decided to ask anyone who comes in with an STD who their sexual..

South Africa's highest court legalises cannabis use

South Africa’s highest court has legalised the use of cannabis by adults in private places. Pro-marijuana activists cheered in the public..

Mercury Prize 2018: Nominees reveal the last thing they changed on their albums

Making a great album is like making a great sandwich: The trick is knowing when to stop. If inspiration is the..

Nintendo Switch Online is Live Now

Subscribe to gain access to online play, NES games, cloud saves, and more! By Adam Bankhurst Nintendo Switch Online is now..

Fantastic Four Easter Egg Discovered in Iron Fist, What's It Mean for the MCU?

Netflix recently released Iron Fist season 2 and, while you may have missed it, the new season contains a pretty blatant..