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The dissident playwright led the 1989 Velvet Revolution that peacefully toppled communism in the former Czechoslovakia.
As of today, the fund, one of the oldest children’s charities in Canada, has raised $1,328,146. That’s $272,000 short of its target.
The presents are generally cheap, but everyone better come with at least a half dozen different outfits for the royal festivities.
Rooney Mara, star of The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo, admits she is a shy person, especially with media. But the 26-year-old actress is described by director David Fincher as âindomitable.â
The hitless season has retailers stocking less, leaning on classic items rather than new ones and possibly discounting less in the final days before Christmas.
Fierce debates, lawsuits and crucial court decisions reshaped the tech and media landscape in 2011.
Only 6 per cent of Canadians say they plan to spend more on gifts this year, while 41 per cent plan to spend less. Here’s why.
Research In Motion Ltd. yesterday beat its reduced earnings guidance for the third quarter but offered a current quarter forecast that badly trails analyst expectations, sending its shares 7.5 per cent lower after hours.
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Exactly what killed the Leafs in their second straight loss in two evenings, this one against those guys with the killer whales on their jerseys? 5-on-5 play is the answer.
The Buds have gotten themselves into a fair bit of trouble in the standings, thanks to efforts that have exposed issues on defence and in net.
Milbury was taken off the air by CBC and NBC after story broke Friday.
Selanne welcomed back to Winnipeg as fans remember glory days
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TV update of John Grishamâs The Firm stars Juliette Lewis, Josh Lucas and Molly Parker
Two new records and a nostalgic favourite, thanks in part to Claire Danes.
Stage West review of Motor City pop classics is a winner.
For Sprawl 11 (Mountains Beyond Mountains), Arcade Fire creates both traditional and an interactive video version.
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If it's Saturday afternoon in Sudbury, it's time to head to the Beef 'n Bird tavern to play porketta bingo.
Corey Mintz prepares dinner for a new vegetarian and a co-worker who toil at the nonprofit community group Foodshare.
It has been called a window to the soul, the “brandy of the damned” and, most famously, the food of love.Now scientists believe music may also be an important form of medicine.
Don’t risk the fake gush over the Mr. Dressup argyle sweater he’ll never wear in public. Here is a list of gifts sure to please the men in your life.Argyle socks just won’t cut it as a gift for the men in your life. How about a nice impact driver for $230, or trade up to a gift certificate for a blepharoplasty with a local plastic surgeon?
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Transport Canada says moves will âenhance consumer protectionâ with âgreater transparencyâ of air fares; a huge win for consumers.
How to spend 2 days and 2 nights in Zurich, the Swiss city thatâs got more nightlife than most people give it credit for.
Folks flocking to Matamata to see where new Hobbit movies are being made.
Phoenixâs too-toasty summer temperatures mellow considerably for winter and spring, making it an ideal getaway spot not just for golfers but anyone seeking for a little Arizona sunshine. Several of the cityâs resorts are offering special deals and packages for the holiday season and beyond, including The Saguaro, a brand new property with a $100 (all prices U.S.) per night introductory rate to celebrate Arizonaâs Centennial. Also offering low rates, the lead-in at the Courtyard Marriott is $89 over the holidays and that includes high-speed Internet and daily breakfast. At the iconic Arizona Biltmore, opened in 1929 with Frank Lloyd Wright-inspired architecture, the Dream Holiday package starts at $179 and come with $25 in resort credit, while the Westin Kierland Resort & Spaâs Family Escape package comes with $100 in resort credit. And the Wigwam Arizona Resortâs golf package includes fairway accommodation, breakfast and unlimited golf from $189 (single) or $259 (double) per night. Holiday happenings in the capital include an annual Gingerbread House contest at the Sheraton Phoenix Downtown Hotel, Zoolights at the Phoenix Zoo, Las Noches de Las Luminarias at the Desert Botanical Garden, even ice skating at the downtown NRG Ice Rink just in case you get homesick. For more Phoenix information see www.visitphoenix.com.
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