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Ontario electronic music festival Ever After pulls plug a week before start date

Ontario electronic music festival Ever After pulls plug a week before start date

Organizers of electronic music festival Ever After say the event will not go ahead next weekend after failing to receive necessary permits from the local township of Oro-Medonte, Ont., which raised concerns over security and safety issues.
'Wait and see': Toronto, Vancouver home sales plummet from 2021 as buyers hang around

'Wait and see': Toronto, Vancouver home sales plummet from 2021 as buyers hang around

TORONTO — The Canadian real estate sector might not be a buyers' market quite yet, but a shift away from the rapid price increases of the past few years is well underway with home sales in both the Greater Toronto and Vancouver Areas dropping signifi
Review: ‘Easter Sunday' is a loving ode to Filipino culture

Review: ‘Easter Sunday' is a loving ode to Filipino culture

A boisterous extended clan gathers for a family holiday, launching the requisite arguments, hurt feelings, grudges, inside jokes, laughter, love, reconciliation and lots of eating, plus maybe a car chase. So far, so familiar.
'Chicago' to welcome trans actor Angelica Ross as Roxie Hart

'Chicago' to welcome trans actor Angelica Ross as Roxie Hart

NEW YORK (AP) — “Pose” star Angelica Ross is set to make her Broadway debut in “Chicago” this fall, becoming the first openly transgender actor to play the murderous vixen Roxie Hart in the long-running musical.
Maple Leaf stock drops on disappointing results as economic challenges weigh

Maple Leaf stock drops on disappointing results as economic challenges weigh

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — Maple Leaf Foods Inc. saw its share price drop as much as 18 per cent on the Toronto Stock Exchange after it said challenges in labour markets, supply chains and inflation pushed it to a net loss for the second quarter.
Ottawa to challenge lower but 'baseless' U.S. duties on softwood lumber, says Ng

Ottawa to challenge lower but 'baseless' U.S. duties on softwood lumber, says Ng

WASHINGTON — Lower than expected U.S. penalties on softwood lumber exports from Canada are doing little to temper the dismay of the federal government in Ottawa.
Sun Life Financial sells Sun Life U.K. business for $385 million

Sun Life Financial sells Sun Life U.K. business for $385 million

TORONTO — Sun Life Financial Inc. has reached a deal to sell a U.K.-based division of the company to Phoenix Group Holdings PLC for about $385 million as part of a shift to make the company more nimble.
TIFF reveals Discovery, Midnight Madness lineups, including Al Yankovic biopic

TIFF reveals Discovery, Midnight Madness lineups, including Al Yankovic biopic

TORONTO — TIFF's Midnight Madness lineup always leans into the weird, and this year, it's even more explicit about it.
Keanu Reeves takes rare TV role in historical thriller

Keanu Reeves takes rare TV role in historical thriller

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Keanu Reeves will star in a TV adaptation of “The Devil in the White City,” the bestselling nonfiction thriller about ambition, a killer and the 1893 World's Fair in Chicago. Reeves will portray Daniel H.
Proposed emissions cap on oil and gas sector overly ambitious': CNRL

Proposed emissions cap on oil and gas sector overly ambitious': CNRL

CALGARY — The head of Canada's largest oil-and-gas producing company criticized the federal government's proposed emissions cap for the energy sector Thursday, arguing environmental goals must be balanced with economic and energy security concerns.