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May 24, 2018 3:41 PM Nova Scotia mulls fate of iconic Annie Leibovitz photography collection

HALIFAX—The Nova Scotia government is reviving hopes that a collection of iconic portraits by famed American photographer Annie Leibovitz could be displayed at the provincial gallery. The influential works, including an introspective image of the Queen and a portrait of a pregnant Demi Moore, have been stuck in storage at the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia 7

May 2, 2018 8:17 PM Standardbred owner to donate earnings from horse named Humboldt to Saskatchewan junior hockey

Humboldt, a four-year-old gelding, has earned $15,000 from two starts since Brad Grant’s pledge. That prompted the longtime standardbred owner to donate the earnings of Humboldt, a four-year-old gelding, to the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League’s player assistance program, over a three-week span that concludes Saturday night at Woodbine Mohawk Park. Humboldt 17

April 30, 2018 4:18 PM With Trump's deadline looming, Canada waits for news on steel tariffs

President Trump imposed a May 1 cutoff for steel and aluminum tariff exemptions for some U.S. allies The countdown is on as Canada waits to learn whether it will face steep U.S. tariffs on steel and aluminum. U.S. President Donald Trump imposed sweeping tariffs in March of 25 per cent on steel imports and 10 per cent on aluminum, but granted temporary 17

April 13, 2018 1:17 PM Andrea Constand to confront Bill Cosby after parade of women take aim

Cosby spokesperson slams accusers' testimony as 'poetic licensing, better known as alternative facts' Bill Cosby's chief complainant is set to testify today at his sexual assault retrial in suburban Philadelphia, making for a climactic courtroom showdown after five other women told jurors the man once revered as America's Dad is a serial rapist who harmed 21

April 10, 2018 1:02 PM Bill Cosby's lawyer launches fierce attack, calls complainant a 'con artist'

TV star paid woman $3.4M US to settle lawsuit over allegations he drugged and molested her, DA says Bill Cosby's lawyer launched a blistering courtroom attack on the complainant on Tuesday, branding her a con artist whose goal was "money, money and lots more money." Tom Mesereau told jurors in his opening statement at the former TV star's sex-assault 14

April 6, 2018 7:12 PM Jury in Bill Cosby sex assault retrial won’t hear why case was dropped in 2005

Judge Steven O’Neill sided with prosecutors Friday in ruling that ex-District Attorney Bruce Castor’s opinions are irrelevant. Opening statements in Cosby’s retrial start Monday. Castor wrote in a 2005 press release that the case was too flawed and that both Cosby and accuser Andrea Constand could be portrayed “in a less than flattering light.” His successors 23

March 31, 2018 8:14 PM Harbourfront Centre unable to pay $1.4 million in tax and rent, says City of Toronto staff report

The city shouldn’t expect to collect any of the nearly $1.4 million a top cultural hub owes in rent and property taxes, says Toronto’s treasurer. Despite attracting more than three million people a year to the city’s central waterfront, Harbourfront Centre faces rising operating costs, a $16 million repair backlog, no significant increases in support 19

March 15, 2018 8:00 AM 'I feel duped': Montreal mother angry after son's U.S. football dreams dashed by recruiters

Innavage Consulting woos young football players to go to prep school in U.S., but some parents feel burned Sign with our football recruiting company, and we'll help get your teenager into an American prep school. "It was an opportunity to get a great education," said Rebecca. To protect her son David's identity, CBC agreed not to use their real names 82

March 9, 2018 7:48 PM Come From Away adds standing-room-only tickets

The 16 tickets per show will only be available in person at the Royal Alexandra Theatre on the day of the performance. Beginning Tuesday, March 13, the homegrown hit musical Come From Away will offer standing-room-only tickets for those seeking last-minute entry to the high-demand show. Sixteen tickets per performance will grant theatregoers a space 30

March 3, 2018 8:10 PM Pavan, Humana-Paredes lead strong Canadian showing at Fort Lauderdale Major

Four out of five Canadian beach volleyball teams in main draw of the $600,000 US Fort Lauderdale Major finished with top-10 rankings on Saturday. The top finisher for Canada was the team of Melissa Humana-Paredes and Sarah Pavan. Ranked second in the tournament, the duo went undefeated in pool play and playoffs, but fell to the host country team of Summer 20