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December 11, 2018 4:44 PM ‘Modern Family’s’ Sarah Hyland had second kidney transplant

The 28-year old, who has appeared on the ABC sitcom “Modern Family” since she was 18, was born with kidney dysplasia, which causes cysts to grow on underdeveloped kidneys. She received her father’s kidney in 2012, but four years later her body began rejecting it, and she underwent a series of treatments that included months of dialysis that she squeezed 6

December 11, 2018 1:52 PM Briton arrested in Egypt on spying charges says he is free

CAIRO—A British-Libyan tourist says Egyptian authorities released him two weeks after he was arrested over a video he filmed on his cellphone that showed a military helicopter in the background. Muhammed Fathi AbulKasem announced his release in a one-minute audio message posted on YouTube on Dec. 8, thanking his family and supporters. “I’m not ready 6

December 11, 2018 3:37 AM Star goalie Mike DiPietro gets second chance at world juniors dream

While Ottawa got the OHL’s No. 1-ranked goalie, Windsor took forward Egor Afanaseyev and a series of draft picks. The move gives DiPietro a shot at Memorial Cup run with the streaking 67’s, but leaving his family, friends and the team he’s grown up with isn’t easy. “I’m just approaching this as a really long road trip,” he said. “It’s something that’s 8

December 10, 2018 2:36 PM GoFundMe page raising money for family of murdered Mississauga boy

The 14-year-old’s dead body was found several hours later in Meadow Park, near Southdown Rd. and Truscott Dr., not far from his home Friday morning with obvious signs of trauma. Three days after the brutal killing, the Driver-Martin family is struggling to pay for the child’s funeral, a family friend says. “Riley’s body was found alone and cold early 6

December 8, 2018 12:59 AM Dealmaker’s children take speedy control of $5.7 billion fortune

Frere’s 41 year-old daughter Segolene Gallienne and her older brother, Gerald Frere, 67, now control the family’s Groupe Frere-Bourgeois, which has net assets of 5.5 billion euros ($6 billion). The ownership change was reported in a statement by Groupe Bruxelles Lambert SA, whose assets include stakes in Adidas AG and Pernod Ricard SA. The Frere family 10

December 6, 2018 3:16 PM Montreal home sales climb six per cent in November as housing supply tightens

MONTREAL—The real estate market in Montreal and the surrounding area continues to show strength, as the number of homes sold climbed six per cent in November compared with a year ago, amid declining supply. The Greater Montreal Real Estate Board says there were 3,630 residential sales last month, setting a new sales record for the month of November 16

December 5, 2018 3:15 AM Person killed by CN railcar in New Brunswick ID’d as 33-year-old father of two

A Via Rail employee was hit by a passenger train as it slowed at the Truro, N.S., train station on Nov. 23. Two Truro police officers provided life-saving first aid and the victim was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries. The union says Tuesday’s death is the rail industry’s fifth workplace fatality in a little over a year. “Our hearts go out to our brother’s 14

December 3, 2018 11:47 AM Canadian astronaut David Saint-Jacques bound for International Space Station

On Oct. 11, a rocket failure forced a Soyuz capsule carrying two astronauts to abort and make an emergency landing. Russia suspended all manned space launches pending an investigation before giving the green light Nov. 1. Saint-Jacques has spent years training for the six-month mission, which was originally scheduled for Dec. 20 but was moved up after 12

December 1, 2018 5:57 PM Trudeau and other Canadians offer condolences to Bush family

Canadian politicians past and present are offering their condolences following the death of George H. W. Bush, with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau saying the former U.S. president's commitment to his country was clear. "His exemplary spirit of service and commitment to country would mark each of his roles – including in Congress, as ambassador to the United 14

December 1, 2018 12:31 PM Trump aides caught in web of deception over Russia contacts

WASHINGTON—One lied about his knowledge of Russian-hacked emails, another about a Russian real estate deal, a third about dialogue over sanctions with a Russian ambassador. A pattern of deception by advisers to President Donald Trump, aimed at covering up Russia-related contacts during the 2016 campaign and transition period, has unravelled bit by bit in criminal 14