‘Mission: Impossible – Fallout’ holds onto top spot at box office

NEW YORK — Tom Cruise has outrun Winnie-the-Pooh at the U.S. box office. “Mission: Impossible — Fallout” topped ticket sales…

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Penny Oleksiak withdraws from Pan Pacifics to prepare for push to 2020

EDMONTON – Canadian Penny Oleksiak will not compete at next month’s Pan Pacific Swimming Championships. The four-time Olympic medallist won…

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Rogers Centre roof to be closed as a precaution amid extreme heat

Record-breaking temperatures are in the forecast today as the Canada Day weekend officially gets underway. Environment Canada is forecasting a…

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Spider bite causes flesh-eating damage to woman’s wrist

A Barrie woman is still recovering from a spider bite that caused flesh-eating damage to her wrist. Greta Nickerson was…

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Gymnastics exec says she was told to keep quiet about Nassar

WASHINGTON — The former president of USA Gymnastics refused to answer questions Tuesday from a Senate subcommittee about how he…

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University of Guelph using creative composting to reduce waste

After abolishing plastic bags, straws and disposable dinnerware, the University of Guelph is taking further steps to reduce its waste.…

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Niger drone video shows U.S. forces fighting for their lives

WASHINGTON – Dramatic new drone video of the Niger ambush that killed four American soldiers shows U.S. forces desperately trying…

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