Fee fiasco won’t stop St. John's sci-fi convention
Government to N.L. ex-pats: come back home
A study in bronze: Kaetlyn Osmond finishes third in Olympic Games women's ...
Armchair Olympians Day 13
Go Guide — What's happening in the St. John's area
Podcast: Empty eyesores — St. John's coping with vacant buildings
Kenmount Road Webcam
Free ebook to mark Alzheimer's Awareness Month
City privacy breached for benefit of St. John’s parking enforcement officer
Janice Wells: Reverse settlement — escape to an outport
Paul Smith: Hook and release – life or death
Joan Sullivan: The long, and the shorts: two local books reviewed
Bruce Mactavish: A field day with the finches
N.L. cancer survivor Jennifer Ryan to Shave for the Brave in support of YACC
Fairgale drummer Brad Tuck returns to traditional roots with solo album and as new member of Shanneyganock
Russia's Oscar hopeful gains attention as US ties worsen
MOSCOW — For the second time in four years, Russian director Andrei Zvyagintsev is on the shortlist for a foreign-film Oscar, this time for "Loveless," a grueling examination of adults' misguided search for satisfaction and the child who suffers from ...
Weinstein apologizes to Streep, Lawrence for lawyers' words
LOS ANGELES — Harvey Weinstein apologized to Meryl Streep and Jennifer Lawrence after his lawyers cited them in asking a court to dismiss a sexual misconduct lawsuit. A spokeswoman for the disgraced movie mogul said Thursday that Weinstein has also ...
Nasty flu season showing signs of winding down in US
NEW YORK — Could this nasty flu season finally be winding down? U.S. health officials on Friday said fewer visits to the doctor last week — 1 out of 16 — were for fever, cough and other flu symptoms than during the previous two weeks. The number of ...
Arcade Fire to perform, and get achievement award, at the Juno Awards
TORONTO — Arcade Fire have been added as performers to next month's Juno Awards broadcast. The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences says it will also give the Montreal indie rockers an international achievement ...
French customs officials find stolen Degas in luggage on bus
PARIS — French customs officers have found an impressionist painting by Edgar Degas stowed on a bus, more than eight years after it was reported stolen. The French Culture Ministry said Friday that customs agents in Marne-la-Vallee were surprised to ...
Stores make push in scan and go tech, hope shoppers adopt it
NEW YORK — Shoppers at self-checkout lanes scanning all their groceries after they're done shopping? Old school. More stores are letting customer tally their choices with a phone app or store device as they roam the aisles. For customers, scanning as ...
The language of 'Black Panther'? It's real. Give it a try.
JOHANNESBURG — Much of what is seen in "Black Panther" is fictional, including the country where the movie is based. But in Wakanda, they do speak a language that is very much real, with distinctive click sounds that had some cast members struggling ...
British comedian Stephen Fry reveals he has prostate cancer
LONDON — British comedian and actor Stephen Fry has revealed that he is suffering from prostate cancer. The 60-year-old Fry said Friday on his Twitter page that he has been fighting the disease for the past two months. He says he had surgery in ...
Finalists announced for Lukas Book Prize
NEW YORK — Stories of immigrants, transient workers and a Wisconsin auto plant are among the nominees for the J. Anthony Lukas Book Prize. The $10,000 award honours nonfiction books of both literary quality and social impact. The finalists announced ...
Ex-women's player Mleczko to do colour analysis for NHL game
GANGNEUNG, Korea, Republic Of — AJ Mleczko understands there is not a lot of women's hockey on television outside the Olympics. Mleczko took home Olympic gold with the U.S. in 1998 and silver in 2002. She took on a broadcaster's role for the 2006 ...