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Three Digital Scams To Watch Out For

Scams, like everything else, have moved into the digital age. While the Nigerian prince email may have become more of a punchline than a threat these days, scammers are inventing new ways to try and steal your information almost daily.

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Ontario Men Save Skunk With Head Trapped Inside A Pop Can

A couple of Good Samaritans made life a little bit easier for a troublesome skunk that somehow managed to lodge its head inside of a pop can. Karl Andrews says he was leaving his home in Arnprior, Ont., located approximately

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When Does A Criminal Act Merit A Terrorism Charge? A Look At The Law In Canada

A man has been charged with 10 counts of first-degree murder and 13 counts of attempted murder after a van struck pedestrians along one of Toronto’s busiest thoroughfares, conjuring memories of recent similar attacks, including in France, Germany and Spain.

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Royal Baby: It’s Another Boy For Kate And William

For Kate, the wait is over. The Duchess of Cambridge gave birth Monday to a healthy baby boy — a third child for Kate and Prince William and fifth in line to the British throne. The couple’s Kensington Palace office

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Van Attack Suspect Charged With Ten Counts Of Murder

A man accused of driving a van into pedestrians along a stretch of a busy Toronto street has been charged with 10 counts of first-degree murder. Alek Minassian, of Richmond Hill, Ont., is also facing 13 counts of attempted murder.

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American Gets Life For Halifax Mall Shooting Plot

Judge gives life sentence to American woman Lindsay Kantha Souvannarath who plotted to go on a Valentine’s Day shooting rampage at a Halifax mall, tells court the penalty sends a message that plotters will “pay a very heavy price.”  

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Meet Guy The Beagle: Meghan Markle’s Rescue Dog Now Enjoying Royal Life

A dog adopted from an Ontario rescue home has proved to be of royal pedigree after having been whisked off to the United Kingdom to live with owner Meghan Markle and Prince Harry.   When Guy the beagle came to

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Céline Dion: The infamous Unreleased Phil Spector Tracks

They are the most famous Céline Dion recordings that you’ve never heard. In the summer of 1995, at the height of her stardom, Dion went into the studio in Los Angeles with legendary producer Phil Spector to record tracks for

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Playboy Founder Hugh Hefner Dead At 91

Hugh Hefner, the Playboy magazine founder who transformed the publishing industry by bringing sex and female nudity into the mainstream, has died.   He was 91. Playboy Enterprises Inc. said on Wednesday Hefner had peacefully died from natural causes at his home,

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Missing 78-Year-Old Man Found Dead

Gary Foster, the 78-year-old man from Alfred-Plantagenet who’s been missing since August 15, has been found dead by police. Yesterday, around 4 p.m., the OPP Canine Unit found Foster in a “dense wooded are” near Curran, according to a release. It

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Taylor Swift Ends Intrigue, Announces New Album In November

Yes, Taylor Swift fans, Wednesday was a lucky one for you.   The pop star who whipped her army of Swifties into a frenzy with video snippets of slithery snake parts on social media posted the title of her new

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George And Amal Clooney Donate US$1M To Fight Hate Groups

George and Amal Clooney are donating US$1 million to fight hate groups.   The couple announced Tuesday that their Clooney Foundation for Justice is supporting the Southern Poverty Law Center with a $1 million grant to combat hate groups in

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Shania Twain To Tour Next Year, With Stops In Several Canadian Cities

Shania Twain has announced plans for a 2018 tour.   The Canadian country-pop superstar will first stop in Tacoma, Wash., on May 3 and will perform through the rest of the summer.   The tour ends Aug. 4 in Las

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One ‘Carrot’ Diamond: Woman’s Long-Lost Engagement Ring Found

It’s been 13 years since Mary Grams lost her engagement ring in the garden a secret she shared only with her son.   Now, Grams’ ring could be the talk of her small town, she said, after it was found

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Tips For Taking Better Photos Of Your Garden And Wildlife

So the garden you planted or enjoy each day is flowering. Birds and animals are busy in your yard or neighbourhood. And you’d love to capture all this natural beauty in photos.   Some tips from Tharp and other nature

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