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What we know from the JFK files

The 2,800 newly released, previously classified files on President John F. Kennedy's assassination reveal the internal chaos and suspicion in U.S. …

Mexico City

Rex Tillerson and the Unraveling of the State Department

One afternoon in late September, I sat down with Rex Tillerson on what, in hindsight, may well have been his last comparatively normal day as secretary of state. It was a little more than 72 hours before President Donald Trump would take to Twitter to declare that Tillerson, his top diplomat, was …

U.S. Dept. of State

Netflix Reveals the 20 Shows Users Binge the Fastest

Wow. People actually watch <i>The Ranch</i>?<p>That was my big takeaway from Netflix's newly released ranking of the Top 20 Binge Raced Shows. Netflix, which …

Airbus takes Bombardier to the cleaners with C Series deal

You've got to hand it to the brilliant, Machiavellian minds at Airbus.<p>In one fell swoop, like an eagle swooping down on a dove, Airbus Group SE has seized the world's most technologically advanced small passenger jet, the Bombardier C Series, for nothing – as in zero, zilch, nada – even though …

Old age is not for taking it easy. Elderly must exercise to keep health costs down, say experts

Old age is not for taking it easy and pensioners must ‘play their part’ in keeping active to avoid becoming a burden to the healthcare system, experts have said.<p>Writing in the British Medical Journal, doctors and ageing charities called for a shift in the ‘prevailing attitude’ which views exercise …

Biomedicine

Carrie Fisher gave predatory producer a cow's tongue in a box

Carrie Fisher once hand-delivered a cow’s tongue wrapped in a Tiffany box to a predatory Hollywood producer, a friend of the late actor has claimed.<p>Screenwriter Heather Robinson said that Fisher had intervened after the unnamed executive, identified as an Oscar winner, had tried to force himself on …

Harvey Weinstein

Canada’s banking watchdog sets tougher rules for mortgage lending

Ottawa plans to move forward with regulations that would make it tougher for Canadians to qualify for uninsured loans, affecting consumers with down …

Canadian Real Estate

Filmmaker Provides A Look Into Harvey Weinstein's Disturbing Casting Practices

As more women come forward with allegations against Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein, others who have worked closely with him are sharing their …

Trudeau, Trump governments trade criticism as NAFTA talks falter

WASHINGTON—The vast divide between Canada and the United States over the future of North American trade burst into public view on Tuesday as top …

British actress recalls Weinstein’s creepy request

British actress Jessica Hynes says she had a creepy “casting couch” encounter with Harvey Weinstein, too.<p>Her claim comes a day after a bombshell …

15 Netflix hidden-gem horror movies for all you fear addicts out there (2017 edition)

Smell that air? Feel that brisk breeze? Wearing a jacket? That's right, dummy. It's October.<p>And <i>since</i> it's October, you want to watch horror movies, …