August 10, 2019

Give us some peace! Angry residents call police as gospel choir keep on singing past 3am

Dozens of residents were kept awake by loud noise throughout early hours of morning
August 10, 2019

Art down the generations at Young Archies

Out of more than 2100 entries, three of the four winners painted their grandparents.
August 10, 2019

3 Days of Peace & Music 50 Years On

Woodstock MC and lighting designer Chip Monck reflects on the 50th anniversary of the "Aquarian Exposition". Thirty-two of the best-known musicians of the day appeared during the weekend in front of nearly half a million people, southwest of the town o...
August 10, 2019

Serena rolls past Osaka in Toronto, Halep retires

Serena Williams moved into the Rogers Cup semi-finals on Friday with a maiden career victory over Naomi Osaka in their first meeting since the American's infamous row with an umpire overshadowed last year's U.S. Open final.
August 10, 2019

Medvedev stuns Thiem, Nadal survives scare in Montreal

Daniil Medvedev and Karen Khachanov crushed second seed Dominic Thiem and third seed Alexander Zverev respectively to set up an all-Russian semi-final at the Rogers Cup in Montreal on Friday.
August 10, 2019

Books that changed me: Jane Sullivan

It was a significant moment for Jane Sullivan when she encountered Christina Stead's The Man Who Loved Children.
August 10, 2019

Jobs done at Pan Am Games, now looks ahead to Olympics

Eve Jobs contributed to a United States bronze in team show jumping at the Pan Am Games and narrowly missed out on another in the individual event on Friday, putting the youngest daughter of Apple founder Steve Jobs in the Olympic conversation.
August 10, 2019

Jamaica’s Fraser-Pryce smashes 40-year-old Pan Am Games record

Jamaican Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce broke the 40-year-old Pan Am Games 200 metres record when the twice Olympic 100 metres champion clocked 22.43 seconds to win gold on Friday.
August 10, 2019

Johnson seizes lead over Spieth with final hole birdie putt

Dustin Johnson sank an eight-foot birdie putt at the last to take a one-stroke lead over Jordan Spieth in the second round of the Northern Trust in New Jersey on Friday.
August 10, 2019

Fiction reviews: The Need by Helen Phillips and three other titles

Helen Phillips' speculative novel is heavily dependent on metaphor.
August 9, 2019

How to see shooting stars as the Perseid meteor shower peaks

It is considered to be one of the brightest and most active showers of the year
August 9, 2019

Shocked KFC diner finds ‘dead insect’ in popcorn chicken

'It made me feel ill thinking about it because we had already eaten some of the food'