Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

1-10 results from 1000 for query «news»

January 20, 2018 6:44 PM Ed Sheeran reveals secret engagement to longtime girlfriend Cherry Seaborn

The “Shape of You” singer announced the news on Instagram Saturday, sharing a photo of the happy couple. According to his caption, it seems as though the pair got engaged at the end of 2017, but are just revealing it now. The “Shape of You” singer announced the news on Instagram Saturday, sharing a photo of the happy couple. “Got myself a fiancée just before 5

January 19, 2018 8:38 PM Amazon hikes monthly Prime membership price by 20% in U.S. but not in Canada

Monthly fee in U.S. rises to $12.99, but Canadians only pay annual fee, which stays at $99 Amazon is hiking the monthly fee it charges its U.S. customers for Prime membership, but the change won't impact Canadians who all pay by the year. The online retailer announced Friday that starting immediately, new customers would be charged $12.99 US a month 7

January 19, 2018 3:56 AM Award-winning novelist Nancy Richler dies at age 60

Richler “had an extraordinary ability to see into the human heart to create complex characters,” said the senior vice-president and executive publisher at HarperCollins. Her most recent novel, The Imposter Bride, was a finalist for the Scotiabank Giller Prize in 2012. VANCOUVER—Award-winning novelist Nancy Richler has died in Vancouver at the age of 60 following 6

January 17, 2018 11:50 PM Michael Wolff’s Fire and Fury book on Trump to be adapted into TV show or movie: report

Fire and Fury could be coming to the small screen. Or maybe even the big one. Endeavor Content has acquired the rights to Michael Wolff’s No. 1 bestselling book, Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House, and plans to develop it into a TV show or a feature film. A Fire and Fury adaptation could be the first major dramatic portrayal of the Trump White 11

January 17, 2018 10:04 PM Tom Brady misses news conference to meet with medical staff for right hand injury

Brady was a limited participant in the practice held earlier in the day, according to New England’s first injury report of the week. FOXBOROUGH, MASS.—The Patriots say quarterback Tom Brady did not attend a scheduled AFC championship news conference Wednesday because he was meeting with the team medical staff for a right hand injury. According to New England’s 12

January 17, 2018 7:08 PM IOC welcomes use of Whistler facilities in potential Calgary 2026 Olympics bid

CALGARY—An official with the International Olympic Committee says it would welcome a potential Calgary 2026 Olympic bid making use of facilities in Whistler, B.C., or elsewhere. Olympic Games executive director Christophe Dubi says the organization encourages bidders to use existing facilities and it’s good news the option is being discussed. In particular 13

January 16, 2018 3:30 PM Good Samaritan's 'amazing actions' saved woman from cold, paramedics say

Elderly woman spotted Tuesday morning wandering along Uplands Drive in housecoat and socks Ottawa paramedics are praising a "Good Samaritan" who brought a woman in her 80s in from the freezing cold in south Ottawa Tuesday morning, potentially saving her from serious injuries. In a news release, paramedics said a woman saw the elderly woman walking along 14

January 16, 2018 1:41 PM Canadian Screen Awards 2018: Anne has leading 13 nominations

The CBC/Netflix TV series Anne has a leading 13 nominations heading into this year's Canadian Screen Awards. The TV adaptation of Lucy Maud Montgomery's classic novel is followed by Cardinal and Kim's Convenience with 12 nominations apiece, and Alias Grace and Schitt's Creek with 11 each. On the film side, Ava, Never Steady, Never Still and Hochelaga 12

January 15, 2018 11:13 PM Canada's Justin Morneau, 2006 AL MVP, retires from baseball

1st baseman hit 247 home runs over 14 seasons Justin Morneau, the 2006 AL MVP and Minnesota Twins first baseman whose career was derailed by concussion symptoms, is retiring after 1,603 hits and 247 home runs in 14 major league seasons. The Twins confirmed Morneau's retirement on Monday. They scheduled a news conference with Morneau and team officials 11

January 15, 2018 9:24 PM Justin Trudeau takes heat from U.S. right-wing on abortion stance

The PM’s explanation for why he’s restricting summer job grants for pro-life organizations has drawn ire from a former Trump staffer and a Fox News host. WASHINGTON—Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s views on abortion are raising the ire of the U.S. right wing. His explanation for why he’s restricting federal summer job grants for pro-life organizations 12