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April 22, 2018 8:00 AM PC Optimum member hit by theft a third time after Loblaws says password problem fixed

Retailer says program's password reset problem has been 'locked down' After getting hit by points theft multiple times, some PC Optimum members are questioning a fix Loblaws says it has made to improve the security of its rewards program. News previously interviewed Nicholson on April 9, after he was hit by points theft a second time, despite reporting 7

April 20, 2018 2:00 AM Marchand applies the dagger as Bruins put Leafs on the brink

Brad Marchand scored the go-ahead goal in the second period and Tuukka Rask made 31 saves as the Boston Bruins defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-1 on Thursday to grab a commanding 3-1 lead in their first-round playoff series. Torey Krug and Jake DeBrusk had the other goals for the Bruins, who can wrap up the Eastern Conference quarter-final when they host Game 5 on Saturday 11

April 18, 2018 3:55 PM Girls Trip star Tiffany Haddish and Daily Show's Trevor Noah coming to Montreal for Just for Laughs

The comedy festival runs from July 11-29 Tiffany Haddish and Trevor Noah are among the comedy stars in the lineup for this year's Just for Laughs festival in Montreal. Organizers say Haddish, who skyrocketed to fame in last year's film Girls Trip, will host a gala featuring comedians and special guests on July 28. The festival will have galas over five evenings 12

April 18, 2018 2:17 PM Workers at some 60 daycare centres in Montreal and Laval begin 2-day strike

Daycare workers are upset with the pace of negotiations toward a new contract and say the employer wants to impose cutbacks. About 6,000 children are affected by the walkout. MONTREAL — About 60 daycare centers in Montreal and Laval will be closed today and Thursday due to a strike. About 6,000 children are affected by the walkout, which also includes 10

April 16, 2018 4:58 PM Quebec preparing for up to 400 asylum seekers a day at the U.S. border this summer

MONTREAL—Quebec government is demanding that Ottawa come up with a new plan for handling asylum seekers with projections that up to 400 people each day could begin crossing into Canada this summer. “Last year, we peaked at about 250 a day and that was considered massive,” said Quebec Immigration Minister David Heurtel. “Right now, there are projections 11

April 12, 2018 5:31 PM Missing Montreal boy’s father urges mayor to form police squad specializing in abductions

10-year-old Jeffrey Ariel Kouakou has been missing for exactly one month. Police say they believe the boy fell into a river and drowned, but his father, Kouadio Frederic Kouakou, insists he was abducted. MONTREAL—The father of a boy who has been missing for exactly a month is asking Montreal Mayor Valerie Plante and police to set up a squad that would 8

April 12, 2018 2:57 PM Canada’s Xavier Dolan pulls his English-language debut from Cannes

The Death and Life of John F. Donovan, starring Game of Thrones’ Kit Harington, is being edited and will emerge in the fall instead, Cannes artistic director Thierry Frémaux says. Canada’s Xavier Dolan won’t compete for the Palme d’Or at next month’s Cannes Film Festival because he’s pursuing a “fall strategy” that may include an Oscar campaign, Cannes 9

April 12, 2018 2:35 AM Penguins thump Flyers in playoff opener

Sidney Crosby nets a hat trick as defending Stanley Cup champions win 7-0, Joe Morrow scores winner for Winnipeg Elliott stopped 14 of 19 shots and was pulled in favour of Mrazek after Crosby’s latest bit of wizardry pushed Pittsburgh’s lead to 5-0 just 9:01 into the second. Mrazek wasn’t much better, getting beaten by Crosby twice more as Philadelphia’s 9

April 11, 2018 5:19 PM Quebec MNAs call for public commission of inquiry into Lac-Mégantic disaster

PQ motion will be sent to Ottawa for consideration The Quebec National Assembly is calling on the federal government to launch a public commission of inquiry into the Lac-Mégantic rail disaster as soon as possible. Quebec MNAs adopted the Parti Québécois motion Wednesday morning, with all 115 members present in the chamber offering their unanimous support 9

April 10, 2018 6:24 PM Where's Bono? U2 sets up shop at Place Bell in Laval for 2 weeks

Laval arena buzzing with activity, but no one is talking It's a very hush-hush affair: confidentiality agreements have been signed, no photos are to be taken and no one is talking. The operation presently underway at Place Bell in Laval is a logistical puzzle. Equipment from nondescript trucks was loaded in for the start of the rehearsals earlier this week. The technical 8