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Michael Jordan now makes more money each year than he did in his entire NBA career

With his income from endorsement deals and royalties from his namesake Jordan brand, a subsidiary of Nike, Jordan made $100 million in 2014, according to Kurt Badenhausen of Forbes.<p>That is more than any other athlete, active or retired, makes in endorsements. It is also enough to rank Jordan as the …

The ongoing reinvention of Yonge-Bloor in Toronto is indeed special

Although it has long been a key orientation point in Toronto’s urban grid, and the site of an important crossing of subway lines, the intersection of Bloor and Yonge streets has also been, until now, pretty mean.<p>On the northern corners stand a couple of utterly undistinguished high-rise office …

Notebook: How Trudeau's Liberals are fighting to retake two Toronto seats

<b>Ghosts of Liberal leaders, past and present – a tale of two ridings</b><p>The Canadian Press/ Darren Calabrese<p>Justin Trudeau and his Liberal team believe they are poised to win back two key Toronto ridings from the Conservatives, one that was held by Michael Ignatieff, the former federal leader, and one …

3 reasons NYY shouldn't panic about the Jays

Okay, I get it - the Blue Jays are a good baseball team. They really are - their lineup is a murderer's row of guys that hit for power and average, …

Michael Moore's advice for Toronto: 'Fix the traffic'

Never shy to voice his opinions, documentary filmmaker Michael Moore says Toronto should buckle down and "fix the traffic."<p>In fact, he could do it …

12 Easy Crock Pot and Slow Cooker Recipes for the Week - Chowhound

Cooking anything on a weeknight can be a hassle, let alone a complete meal. But luckily, a crockpot can be your saving grace. Just set it in the …

Rapid Reaction: Blue Jays 11, Yankees 5

NEW YORK -- Underdogs can win, manager Joe Girardi said Friday. Just look at what happened to Serena Williams in the US Open.<p>Fair enough, but more …

Shanahan’s inspiring message: ‘Don’t be embarrassed to be a Leafs fan’

There have not been a lot of wins in Brendan Shanahan's year-and-a-half-long tenure with the Toronto Maple Leafs.<p>That's not really on him, as he inherited a mess to clean up when brought in by MLSE as president back in April of 2014.<p>Still, as a local, Shanahan has found it difficult to watch the …

Trump's appearance on Fallon is why presidential hopefuls use late night

On Friday, ‘Tonight Show’ host Jimmy Fallon asked the billionaire GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump if he’s ever apologized for anything. “I …

Why buy a curved TV?

<b>Every week a Guardian Money reader submits a question, and it’s up to you to help him or her out – a selection of the best answers will appear in next Saturday’s paper.</b><p><b>This week’s question:</b><p><b>Any answers?</b> We need to buy a new TV and have discovered that all the ones in the shops now seem to be curved. …

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Watching The Big Lebowski In Antarctica

Has The SUICIDE SQUAD Plot and Main Villain Been Revealed?

FIBA Americas: Canada's Olympic hopes take hit with heartbreaking loss

Canada suffered a heartbreaking 79-78 loss to Venezuela at the FIBA Americas on Friday night, putting on hold their hopes of qualifying for the 2016 …