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July 9, 2018 5:02 PM Halifax Buddhist leader steps aside amid sexual misconduct allegations

HALIFAX—The spiritual leader of an international Buddhist organization based in Halifax is stepping back from his duties pending the outcome of an independent investigation into sexual misconduct allegations. In a recent letter to the Shambhala International community, the office of Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche says he fully supports a third-party investigation 10

July 6, 2018 8:28 PM A single parking space in Hong Kong has sold for $765,000

Hong Kong developers are partly to blame. They make more money building apartments than garages, so the ratio of parking spots to housing units has declined, said Denis Ma, head of Hong Kong research at consulting firm Jones Lang LaSalle Inc. The number of parking spaces grew just 9.5 per cent to 743,000 from 2006 through 2016, while the private car population 26

July 4, 2018 11:00 AM It’s ‘Theatre Christmas’ in July with 158 shows at the Toronto Fringe Festival

KF: I am interested in the “burlesque cabaret dream play” Josephine, about the groundbreaking entertainer Josephine Baker, which has awards and great reviews from the States. And I’m also interested in performers who thrive on the Fringe circuit. One is Gemma Wilcox, whose solo shows are Toronto Fringe favourites (this year she’s bringing back her 2008 hit The Honeymoon 13

July 2, 2018 9:53 PM Joey Bats lands on his feet with Mets in town to face Blue Jays

“He’s done a lot for me,” Gibbons reminisced. “He’s done a lot for this team.” The bench boss had watched, from a distance, as free-agent Bautista failed to get a contract nibble in the off-season. Somewhat surprised by that, even granting that, at 37, Bautista had a lot of tree rings on him and had lost some of his ferocious bat speed. “I thought he’d be perfect 8

July 1, 2018 8:52 PM Maple Leafs hit and miss on NHL free-agent market

A year ago, the speedy, age-defying winger arrived as the first real sign that an established NHL star believed in the Leafs’ rebuild featuring Auston Matthews and Mitch Marner. The 38-year-old didn’t disappoint with a 27-goal campaign. The Leafs believed they got the best third-line winger in the NHL, but Clarkson — based on the inflated contract — wanted 10

June 22, 2018 2:12 PM MAILBAG: What will the Leafs do with 25th pick in NHL draft?

Lets hope Dubas has some bright ideas and Babcock is reminded he is the coach only and not God! ANSWER: Wow, you sound really pessimistic. It's the summer. Enjoy. Don't even think about hockey. Get away from it. Go to a beach. Go camping. I don't share your pessimism. There's a Marlie or two that will help. And the Leafs signed a pretty good Russian 10

June 18, 2018 5:48 PM Trump announces new U.S. military branch: 'Space Force'

President says new force will be 'separate but equal' branch of military President Donald Trump announced Monday that he is directing the Pentagon to create the "Space Force" as an independent service branch. Trump said "we are going to have the space force" which he deemed a "separate but equal" branch of the military. The president said the United 14

June 17, 2018 8:00 AM How we can prevent outer space from becoming the Wild West

Experts say that some sort form of regulation is needed, and soon In January, an Indian rocket arced across the sky over the island of Sriharikota as it soared into space. On board were several satellites, including an Indian mapping satellite, one from Canada and one from an asteroid mining company. But if you're not allowed to launch from the U.S., why not launch 9

June 16, 2018 2:31 AM Cornish's huge play gives Stampeders boost in beating Eskimos

If you just read the box score and saw ‘Mitchell 78-yard pass to Cornish,’ you might have expected it to be a long bomb behind coverage. The major was anything but that, but even more beautiful than a deep connection. It will be long remembered as one of the defining plays in the Calgary Stampeders’ 43-18 West final over the Edmonton Eskimos 11

June 15, 2018 9:50 PM NASA’s record-breaking spacewoman retires as astronaut

“As I reminisce on my many treasured memories, it’s safe to say my journey at NASA has been out of this world!” The 58-year-old biochemist, who grew up on an Iowa hog farm, joined NASA as a researcher in 1986 and became an astronaut in 1996. Her last spaceflight, spanning 2016 and 2017, lasted close to 10 months. Only Russian men have spent more time in space 14