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North American stock markets stage strong comebacks from steep morning losses

North American stock markets stage strong comebacks from steep morning losses

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index posted its first gain in six days as it joined U.S. markets in staging comebacks from steep morning losses for a second day in a row. The S&P/TSX composite index closed up 19.68 points to 20,590.
Sundance: 'Descendant' chronicles a Black history uncovered

Sundance: 'Descendant' chronicles a Black history uncovered

NEW YORK (AP) — Rarely have past and present mingled in a documentary the way they do in “Descendant,” a nonfiction account of the last known ship to bring African captives to the American South for enslavement.
Atlantic premiers meet to discuss clean energy loop, COVID-19 management

Atlantic premiers meet to discuss clean energy loop, COVID-19 management

HALIFAX — Nova Scotia Premier Tim Houston says he and his Atlantic counterparts heard encouraging statements from Ottawa on Tuesday about the importance of the proposed Atlantic Loop clean energy project, but no firm financial commitment.

Neil Young reportedly fights Spotify over Rogan and COVID

NEW YORK (AP) — It's Neil Young vs. Joe Rogan for the allegiance of Spotify.
Police: Rapper Slim Jxmmi attacked girlfriend in Miami

Police: Rapper Slim Jxmmi attacked girlfriend in Miami

MIAMI (AP) — Rapper Slim Jxmmi was arrested in Miami early Tuesday after attacking the mother of his young child during an argument, police said.
Stocks end lower on Wall Street after another volatile day

Stocks end lower on Wall Street after another volatile day

TOKYO — Stocks are closing lower on Wall Street Tuesday after another volatile day of trading. Technology companies like Microsoft were again the biggest drag on the market. The S&P 500 gave up 1.
First Nation in Manitoba says province, logging company failed to consult

First Nation in Manitoba says province, logging company failed to consult

WINNIPEG — A First Nation in Manitoba is asking for a judicial review into commercial logging in a provincial park arguing it has not been properly included in sustainable forest management practices.
Grace Kelly's granddaughter appears on horseback for Chanel

Grace Kelly's granddaughter appears on horseback for Chanel

PARIS (AP) — Huge spinning wheels, “floating” wooden blocks and suspended geometric shapes hovered over a surreal mini golf course Tuesday at Chanel’s remarkable couture show.
Jury awards Cardi B $1.25 million in defamation lawsuit

Jury awards Cardi B $1.25 million in defamation lawsuit

ATLANTA (AP) — A federal jury in Atlanta has awarded $1.
Canada's performing arts sector ravaged by COVID-19 shutdowns: Statistics Canada

Canada's performing arts sector ravaged by COVID-19 shutdowns: Statistics Canada

TORONTO — Widespread capacity limits, venue closures and other government-mandated COVID-19 safety measures left Canada's performing arts sector facing a major financial downfall in 2020.