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January 14, 2019 9:26 PM Celebrities like Kylie Jenner may be facing an eggs-istential crisis

Jenner’s visual baby announcement racked up about 18 million likes in 11 months. By noon on Monday, Egg Gang had surpassed 27 million likes in less than 10 days. This is bonkers, especially when you scrutinize the photo. This egg isn’t lounging on an exotic beach, as popular Instagram exhibitionists tend to do. This egg is not at the club or on a red carpet 7

January 11, 2019 5:47 PM 2017 rally counterprotester with flamethrower drops appeal

An Associated Press photographer captured an image of Long spraying a lighted aerosol can toward a man wielding a flagpole during the deadly Aug. 12, 2017, rally. The image went viral. Long said he used the makeshift flamethrower to protect himself from advancing rally participants who were yelling slurs. Long was found guilty of misdemeanour disorderly 9

January 9, 2019 2:10 PM TransCanada drops ‘Canada’ from its name after 67 years

“The name TC Energy clearly articulates our complete business – pipelines, power generation and energy storage operations – and reflects our continued continental growth into an enterprise with critical assets and employees in Canada, the United States and Mexico,” chief executive officer Russ Girling said in a statement Wednesday. Fittingly, the name change 10

December 17, 2018 8:10 PM Holiday heartbreakers: These are the saddest Christmas songs

For a season that’s supposed to be all holly and jolly, many of our most time-honoured Christmas songs are anything but. “Christmas music” is less a genre and more an entire season these days, as the passing of Thanksgiving beckons the takeover of radio stations and businesses’ soundtracks by a familiar songbook of holiday classics. Turns out, some of those 17

November 8, 2018 9:39 PM Montreal news outlet La Presse to cut 37 jobs as advertising revenue drops

La Presse, formerly owned by a subsidiary of Power Corporation of Canada, officially adopted a not-for-profit structure last July. At the time, Power Corp. agreed to grant $50 million to the new venture. Last May, La Presse president Pierre-Elliott Levasseur said the business model conceived in 2010 did not conform to today’s media reality, in which 24

November 8, 2018 6:32 PM Hydro One Q3 profit drops to $194 million from last year’s strong results

TORONTO — Hydro One Ltd. is reporting that its net profit decreased by 11.4 per cent in the third quarter to $194 million. The parent company of Ontario’s largest electricity transmission and distribution utility says it earned 32 cents per diluted share for the period ended Sept. 30, compared with $219 million or 37 cents per share a year earlier 23

November 2, 2018 1:04 PM Canada posts trade deficit as both exports and imports decline

Canada’s economy continued to show sluggish trade flows in September with both exports and imports recording back-to-back monthly drops. The statistics agency also revised away its previously reported surplus from August. The nation posted a $416 million trade deficit in September, down from a revised $551 million deficit in August as exports slumped 28

November 1, 2018 3:15 AM Derrick Rose drops 50 points on Jazz while Jimmy Butler sits

MINNEAPOLIS—Jeff Teague’s knee was sore. During warmups, Tyus Jones’ right foot got sore. Jimmy Butler’s soreness was far less specific. So, in front of a crowd that looked to fill the Target Center about halfway, against the Utah Jazz on Wednesday night, coach Tom Thibodeau went with a makeshift starting lineup and hoped the Timberwolves would make do. Derrick 34

October 25, 2018 6:48 PM John Legend and Chrissy Teigen to host ‘legendary’ one hour Christmas special for NBC

The hour-long special is set to air on Nov. 28 and will come on the heels of Legend’s first Christmas album, “A Legendary Christmas,” which drops Friday. That Columbia Records album, executive produced by Raphael Saadiq, features Stevie Wonder and Esperanza Spalding. The special also coincides with Legend’s 25-date holiday tour, which kicks off in Clearwater 30

October 18, 2018 12:16 PM Indonesia drops disinfectant on quake-obliterated villages

JAKARTA, INDONESIA—Helicopters are dropping disinfectant on neighbourhoods in the earthquake- and tsunami-stricken city of Palu to reduce disease risks from the thousands of victims believed buried in obliterated communities, Indonesia’s disaster agency said Thursday. The agency said that 430 hectares (1.7 square miles) of land and nearly 3,500 homes 31