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December 7, 2018 2:31 PM Drake, Cardi B, Kendrick Lamar, Weezer: Who got nominated for the 2019 Grammys

— Album of the year: Invasion of Privacy, Cardi B; By the Way, I Forgive You, Brandi Carlile; Scorpion, Drake; H.E.R., H.E.R.; Beerbongs & Bentleys, Post Malone; Dirty Computer, Janelle Monae; Golden Hour, Kacey Musgraves; Black Panther: The Album, Music From and Inspired By, Kendrick Lamar. — Record of the year: “I Like It,” Cardi B, Bad Bunny and J Balvin 9

November 29, 2018 2:09 PM Netflix Canada plans biggest price increase yet as competition intensifies

Another price hike is on the way for Netflix Canada subscribers as competition heats up among the biggest streaming video services. The company behind “Narcos” and “Orange Is the New Black” is introducing its biggest price increase yet for both new subscribers and current members. Netflix’s standard plan will now cost $3 more — or $13.99 a month — to watch 13

November 28, 2018 8:47 PM Demand grows for vacation condos in Whistler, Mont-Tremblant

Demand from retirees, investors and those looking for a winter getaway is driving strong demand for condominiums in popular recreational real estate markets, at times, nearly double the rate for detached homes, says a report by Royal LePage. The realty brokerage says the median price for a condominium located in Whistler, B.C., grew by 26.5 per cent to $610,000 this year, compared 14

November 27, 2018 6:10 PM Why most Canadians won’t see Oscar-contender Roma at their local cinema

With director Alfonso Cuaron’s sweeping epic Roma floating on a cloud of positive buzz, the Netflix film seems destined to be a major awards contender. But unlike other Best Picture Oscar bets A Star Is Born, Black Panther and Widows, it’s angling to get there without playing theatres across the country. Despite a critically acclaimed premiere at the recent 17

November 23, 2018 5:12 PM Online shopping is surging, and not all websites can handle it

“Due to extremely high demand for our Black Friday deals Wednesday night, our site experienced some delays shortly after our event began online,” Walmart spokesman Danit Marquardt said in a statement. “Many customers were still able to check out smoothly, and we were able to quickly fix the issue.” According to Adobe Analytics, as of 10 a.m. Friday 14

November 23, 2018 4:16 PM Holiday shopping season could be expanded by Black Friday rival Singles’ Day

“A few years ago Canada wasn’t really into the whole Black Friday thing, but then people started coming into Black Friday,” she said. “We did a couple of years of Black Friday sales, but this year we decided to stop Black Friday and do a Singles’ Day promotion. We noticed there was a big difference.” Singles’ Day promotions, she said, have proven to be a bigger 10

November 22, 2018 3:24 PM Balloons, blankets at frigid Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

New York City has issued an extreme cold weather alert and is urging anyone going outside to wear hats, scarves, gloves and layered clothing and to keep their fingertips, earlobes, and noses covered to prevent frostbite. Police Commissioner James O’Neill said thousands of officers will be stationed along the parade route. They include counterterrorism 16

November 21, 2018 7:36 PM Couple alleges racial profiling after excessive honking arrest by Montreal police

MONTREAL—A Montreal couple who were pepper sprayed in their car by police after being stopped for excessive honking during Grand Prix festivities last June say they were victims of racial profiling. Daniel Louis and Gertrude Dubois, who are black, told a news conference today they will file a human rights complaint over what they call an unjustified 19

November 19, 2018 9:37 PM Buffalo QB Josh Allen set to return vs. Jacksonville

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. — Coming off their best offensive performance of the season — and an extra week of rest — the Buffalo Bills have their starting quarterback back. Josh Allen will make his return against the Jacksonville Jaguars, coach Sean McDermott said on Monday. Allen was a full participant on the practice field as the Bills returned from the Week 11 bye with a shortened 23

November 19, 2018 2:23 PM Putin and Erdogan mark key phase in natural gas pipeline

“The implementation of projects like this one is a good example of an ability to stand up for one’s own national interests,” Putin added. The remarks appear to be referring to the Kremlin’s long-standing position that some European nations are giving up lucrative deals with Russia under pressure from the United States. Turkey relies on imports for its energy 21