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Tuesday April 22, 2014

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April 23, 2014 06:04 pm

6 named to Canadian Medical Hall of Fame

TORONTO - The recently named winner of a prestigious Gairdner award and five other leaders from the field of medicine will be inducted Thursday into the Canadian Medical Hall of Fame.The inductees are…

April 23, 2014 06:04 pm

Charges recommended in peewee hockey scuffle

WINNIPEG - Criminal charges have been recommended following a peewee hockey brawl in Winnipeg, but police say they haven't decided if there will be any arrests.Const. Jason Michalyshen said Wednesday …

April 23, 2014 05:04 pm

Canadians plan for $15K wedding budget: study

TORONTO - Canadians planning to tie the knot expect to spend an average of $15,000 on their big day, but many don't think they'll be able to foot the entire bill, according to a new study.The BMO Inve…

April 23, 2014 08:04 am

B.C. producer recalls batch of medicinal pot

TORONTO - A B.C. producer of medical marijuana has voluntarily recalled a batch of its "purple kush" strain and is advising consumers not to smoke the weed after a Health Canada inspection of the grow…

April 23, 2014 08:04 am

Justin Bieber apologizes for Japan war shrine trip

TOKYO - Justin Bieber apologized Wednesday to those he offended by visiting Japan's Yasukuni war shrine this week, saying he was misled to see it as only a place of prayer.The Shinto shrine in Tokyo h…

April 23, 2014 08:04 am

Canuck 'Lion King' director filled with pride

TORONTO - Toronto-raised theatre guru John Stefaniuk says "The Lion King" has given him a ticket around the world."It's been an exciting journey," said Stefaniuk, who will bring the smash show back to…

April 23, 2014 08:04 am

Chris Brown assault trial could start Wednesday

WASHINGTON - After a brief postponement, singer Chris Brown's trial on an assault charge is scheduled to begin in Washington.Brown's trial had been set for Monday but was delayed while lawyers tried t…

April 22, 2014 05:04 pm

1 in 3 Canadians suffered some child abuse

TORONTO - One in three adult Canadians suffered some form of child abuse in their past, experiences that put them at a higher risk of developing mental health disorders later in life, a new study repo…

April 22, 2014 02:04 pm

Design project honours factory collapse victims

TORONTO - Seeing images emerge from the world's worst garment industry accident hit Laura Siegel hard — then led her to take action.The award-winning Canadian designer has partnered with artisans in I…

April 22, 2014 01:04 pm

Design project honours factory collapse victims

TORONTO - Seeing images emerge from the world's worst garment industry accident hit Laura Siegel hard — then led her to take action.The award-winning Canadian designer has partnered with artisans in I…

April 22, 2014 11:04 am

Powdered alcohol aka palcohol is approved for sale in U.S.

BY MARCUS HONDRO The U.S. Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau has approved "palcohol," alcohol that comes in a powdered form. It's expected to hit store shelves this fall. Y…

April 22, 2014 11:04 am

Have Tom Cruise and Laura Prepon Even Meet? Why Their Reps Want Us to Believe They Haven’t!

I want to weigh in on this one because a part of it doesn’t make sense to me. HuffPo reported “Tom Cruise and Laura Prepon just might be Hollywood’s hottest new Scientologist couple, if they’ve…

April 22, 2014 11:04 am

Extreme spring cleaning…

Published in April 22 issue of tonight newspaper.  ~ Spring has sprung.  The amuse-bouche of warm weather we’ve had in the last little while made me get a jump on my spring cleaning.  Now I’m not …

April 22, 2014 11:04 am

Scoop Trumbull and the Wrong Notes: Pull the Cork / SEBELL: 'Till The Sun Burns Out’

Published in April 22 issue of tonight newspaper. ~ Scoop Trumbull and the Wrong Notes: Pull the Cork   By Mike Red Raz Mataz Magazine So, I reviewed Scoop Trumbull and the Wrong …

April 22, 2014 08:04 am

David Moyes out as Manchester United manager

MANCHESTER, England - David Moyes was fired as Manchester United manager on Tuesday, paying the price for the club's spectacular and sudden decline in his 10 months in charge since replacing Alex Ferg…

April 22, 2014 05:04 am

Armstrong coach Bruyneel banned for 10 years

Lance Armstrong's longtime coach Johan Bruyneel was banned for 10 years Tuesday for helping organize widespread doping by the former seven-time Tour de France winner's cycling teams.The U.S. Anti-Dopi…

April 21, 2014 10:04 pm

Thousands line up to bid goodbye to Garcia Marquez

MEXICO CITY - With two heads of state and thousands of tearful admirers, Mexico bid farewell on Monday to Gabriel Garcia Marquez, the Colombian Nobel laureate considered one of the greatest Spanish-la…