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Sociologist among $100K Killam Prize winners for work on health-care inequities

Sociologist among $100K Killam Prize winners for work on health-care inequities

A sociologist whose work with marginalized communities has made her one of Canada's leading women's health advocates is among this year's winners of the $100,000 Killam Prize.
'The National' wins four trophies on first night of Canadian Screen Awards

'The National' wins four trophies on first night of Canadian Screen Awards

TORONTO — CBC's flagship newscast "The National" and the documentary "The Accountant of Auschwitz" were the big winners on the first night of virtual presentations from the Canadian Screen Awards on Monday.
VIRUS DIARY: A Memorial Day visit, altered but not stopped

VIRUS DIARY: A Memorial Day visit, altered but not stopped

SILVER SPRING, Md. — I won’t be visiting Adam this Memorial Day weekend. COVID-19 is seeing to that. Since 2010 I have visited section 60, grave 8397 of Arlington National Cemetery nearly every Memorial Day weekend.

1st deadlines for laid-off workers to get health insurance

WASHINGTON — Many laid-off workers who lost health insurance in the coronavirus shutdown soon face the first deadlines to qualify for fallback coverage under the Affordable Care Act.

PGA, NFL stars attract nearly 6 million viewers in TV match

ATLANTA — Two of the biggest names from the PGA Tour and the NFL proved to be must-see TV. Turner Sports said the Sunday telecast of “The Match: Champions for Charity" attracted an average of 5.8 million viewers across four of its networks.

PGA, NFL stars attract nearly 6 million viewers in TV match

ATLANTA — Two of the biggest names from the PGA Tour and the NFL proved to be must-see TV. Turner Sports said the Sunday telecast of “The Match: Champions for Charity" attracted an average of 5.8 million viewers across four of its networks.
Sinclair records new version of unreleased Tragically Hip track 'Get Back Again'

Sinclair records new version of unreleased Tragically Hip track 'Get Back Again'

When Gord Sinclair got together last fall with the musicians featured on his solo album, they decided to turn back the clock to a time when the bassist was first starting out with the Tragically Hip.
Brian May reveals recent heart attack, says he's good now

Brian May reveals recent heart attack, says he's good now

LONDON — Queen guitarist Brian May says he recently had three stents put in after experiencing “a small heart attack.
Park it: how can we use public green spaces safely during COVID pandemic?

Park it: how can we use public green spaces safely during COVID pandemic?

Urban planners across the country weren't surprised with the images they saw Saturday of a packed public park in a central Toronto neighbourhood.
Park it: how can we use public green spaces safely during COVID pandemic?

Park it: how can we use public green spaces safely during COVID pandemic?

Urban planners across the country weren't surprised with the images they saw Saturday of a packed public park in a central Toronto neighbourhood.