Emmy Awards host Cedric the Entertainer and the show's producers promise it will be a celebration for all. But it could be much more rewarding, even historic, for some.
'Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings' is the top film at the box office for the third straight weekend, but the muted reception for Clint Eastwood's 'Cry Macho' suggests older moviegoers still aren't as eager to return to theaters.
Chris Rock said he has been diagnosed with COVID-19 and sent a message to anyone still on the fence: 'Get vaccinated.'
The Netherlands has long been the world's tallest nation -- but its people are getting shorter, according to Dutch researchers.
Four space tourists safely ended their trailblazing trip to orbit Saturday with a splashdown in the Atlantic off the Florida coast. Their SpaceX capsule parachuted into the ocean just before sunset, not far from where their chartered flight began three days earlier.
Facing Kremlin pressure, Apple and Google on Friday removed an opposition-created smartphone app that tells voters which candidates are likely to defeat those backed by Russian authorities, as polls opened for three days of balloting in Russia's parliamentary election.
A B.C. health authority is sounding the alarm about a staffing crisis in one one of its hospitals.
Few European Union countries have issued outright vaccine mandates, while more sweeping requirements are the order of the day in the U.S.
As COVID-19 cases in Alberta surge and health-care leaders call for military aid to help beleaguered hospital staff, some are worried the latest public health measures may not help curb the fourth wave.
The federal election campaign entered its final hours with party leaders making last-minute appeals in whirlwind tours of swing ridings, all while still trying to convince voters to buy into their version of what this vote is all about.
Some Muslim Canadians say there has been little political action on Islamophobia since the June 6 attack on a Muslim family in London, Ont., and argue the issue hasn't been discussed enough during the federal election campaign.
Despite their remote locations, Canada's reclusive lighthouse keepers have one of the highest voter turnouts in the country -- thanks to a part-time election official who flew in their ballots by helicopter. Vlasta Booth, who usually runs a chocolate shop in Victoria, delivered ballots to 27 lighthouses off the coast of B.C., by chopper last week.
A first edition copy of the classic novel 'Frankenstein' sold for US$1.17 million at a recent auction in New York.
The Callander Bay Heritage Museum has received a 'treasured' collection of Dionne Quintuplets memorabilia as part of a large donation.
Pooh illustrator Kim Raymond is hosting two one-night stays at the 'Bearbnb,' custom-built at the real site that inspired the fictional Hundred Acre Wood in England to celebrate the 95th anniversary of Winnie the Pooh's creation by writer A. A. Milne.
Philippine boxing icon and senator Manny Pacquiao says he will run for president in the 2022 elections.
Canadian sprint canoeist Katie Vincent captured world championship gold Sunday in the women's C1 200 metres.
Jockeying to represent Canada in team curling at the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing escalates Wednesday in Ottawa with a pair of events designed to complete the trials and pre-trials fields this winter.
Around half of surveyed Canadians say they support employers mandating COVID-19 vaccine booster shots for their employees, a new poll finds, with Canadians 55 and older being the most in favour.
This week in Canadian business news, small business owners and investors alike will be watching closely Monday as the country votes in a federal election, Cineplex's CEO is expected to testify in the company's court case against Cineworld Group PLC, and Statistics Canada will release retail trade figures for July.
There's no one way to define sustainable investing, but more fund providers in the space are beginning to provide hard numbers to back up their claims. The trend toward increased disclosure comes as sustainable investing sees both rapid growth, and increased scrutiny by regulators and investors amid concerns the environmental credentials of funds are being overstated.