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Dangerous blood clots pose a perplexing coronavirus threat

Dangerous blood clots pose a perplexing coronavirus threat

First came a high fever, drenching sweats and muscle aches. Then, almost a month later, a weird numbness that spread down the right side of her body. Darlene Gildersleeve thought she had recovered from COVID-19. Doctors said she just needed rest.
Quebec to loan up to US$200 million to struggling Cirque du Soleil

Quebec to loan up to US$200 million to struggling Cirque du Soleil

The Quebec government is coming to the rescue of Cirque du Soleil, announcing a loan of up to US$200 million as part of an agreement that could eventually see the province take over the live entertainment giant now walking a financial tightrope.
High heat, humidity can be problematic when wearing a mask outdoors, experts say

High heat, humidity can be problematic when wearing a mask outdoors, experts say

Soaring temperatures and thick humid air can cause breathing difficulties for a number of people as summer approaches each year. Add a cloth face mask to the equation and those problems can be further exacerbated.
TIFF among festivals co-curating We Are One, which has several Canadian titles

TIFF among festivals co-curating We Are One, which has several Canadian titles

TORONTO — A new global, digital festival produced and organized by Tribeca Enterprises and YouTube will have some Canadian contributions.

High heat, humidity can be problematic when wearing a mask outdoors, experts say

Soaring temperatures and thick humid air can cause breathing difficulties for a number of people as summer approaches each year. Add a cloth face mask to the equation and those problems can be further exacerbated.
Review: Jimmy Buffett brings sunshine into our darkness

Review: Jimmy Buffett brings sunshine into our darkness

Jimmy Buffett, “Life on the Flip Side” (Mailboat Records) Jimmy Buffett’s first studio record in seven years arrives with equal parts seduction and absurdity.
Review: Jimmy Buffett brings sunshine into our darkness

Review: Jimmy Buffett brings sunshine into our darkness

Jimmy Buffett, “Life on the Flip Side” (Mailboat Records) Jimmy Buffett’s first studio record in seven years arrives with equal parts seduction and absurdity.
What are the symptoms of COVID-19?

What are the symptoms of COVID-19?

What are the symptoms of COVID-19? The most common symptoms of the coronavirus are fever, a dry cough, shortness of breath and fatigue. But as the virus spreads around the world, additional symptoms are being identified.
What are the symptoms of COVID-19?

What are the symptoms of COVID-19?

What are the symptoms of COVID-19? The most common symptoms of the coronavirus are fever, a dry cough, shortness of breath and fatigue. But as the virus spreads around the world, additional symptoms are being identified.
New this week: Lady Gaga, 'Space Force,' Ghibli films on HBO

New this week: Lady Gaga, 'Space Force,' Ghibli films on HBO

Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week.