| May 3, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Rupert Murdoch still believes in romance.
The billionaire press baron's publishing company, News Corp., said Friday that it has agreed to purchase Harlequin Enterprises from Canada's Torstar Corp. for about $415 million in cash.
The world's leading...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 8:05 AM
For one of the final scenes of the first season of the new HBO comedy series "Silicon Valley," creator Mike Judge and his production designers re-created TechCrunch Disrupt, the intense annual San Francisco conference where computer engineers,...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 4:44 PM
When: 10 a.m. PST.
Where: Air Canada Centre.
On the air: TV: TWC SportsNet, TWC Deportes; Radio: 710, 1330.
Records: Lakers 15-25; Raptors 20-18.
Record vs. Raptors: 0-1.
Update: Despite a 10-8 home record, the Raptors are third in the watered-...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 11:59 AM
A toxicology report released after Justin Bieber's spate of legal troubles has revealed that the pop star had weed and prescription meds in his system when he was arrested in Miami Beach, Fla., last week, according to reports out Thursday.
| Apr 8, 2014
In 2009, the documentary "Anvil! The Story of Anvil" jump-started the career of its subjects: a trio of Toronto-based heavy metal pioneers who went from headlining rock festivals with Bon Jovi in the 1980s to becoming a footnote in metal history.
| Apr 4, 2014
| 12:49 PM
Cocktail preferences can be very personal. Some folks like their booze served fizzy and fruity, a tall ade to refresh and wash away the day. Others prefer a stiff drink, one that tastes of hooch and means business.
The trend of late among...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 3:00 AM
How much longer can Hollywood claim to be the movie capital of the world? Can the California legislature reverse the slide of film production away from Los Angeles simply by enhancing tax credits for the movie and TV industry or, one day, will the...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 5:30 AM
The life-size sculpture of a homeless man on a bench, with all but his feet shrouded by a blanket, is intended to get the attention of anyone who takes a seat there.
But closer examination reveals the most striking detail in the figure's exposed feet...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 2:01 PM
Fixated as we Americans are on Canada's three most attention-getting exports — polar vortexes, Alberta clippers and the antics of Toronto's addled mayor — we've somewhat overlooked a major feature of Canada's current relations with the...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 6:30 PM
The Toronto Film Festival has tightened the rules for its premieres during the first four days of this year's festival -- insisting that Toronto titles cannot be shown first at the Telluride Film Festival.
TIFF artistic director Cameron Bailey has been...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Justin Bieber has turned himself in to Toronto police for allegedly assaulting a limo driver in December.
Toronto police said in late December they were looking into allegations that a member of Bieber's entourage assaulted a limo driver who was...