Joyous Whalley team awaits Dio Gama's arrival at Little League World Series

Whalley, B.C.'s Little League team is thrilled at the news their top slugger will be joining them after all at the Little League World Series.  The team found out Wednesday night that 13-year-old Dio Gama would be allowed to compete with them in Williamsport, Pa., and their coach said it was an explosion of emotion. "We were just […]

Paul Manafort is being held in solitary confinement for 23 hours a day while he awaits his ultimate fate

Drew Angerer/Getty Images Paul Manafort is being held in solitary confinement while he awaits trial. Manafort’s lawyer said Thursday he was being held in his cell 23 hours per day to “guarantee his safety” and cannot adequately prepare for his upcoming trial later this month. Sign up for the latest Russia investigation updates here» Paul […]

Ratings: Timeless Ticks Up With Finale, as Series Awaits Word on Its Future

NBC bubble drama Timeless this Sunday aired its Season 2 finale, ending with a whiz-bang cliffhanger while its future remains TBD. The two-hour season-ender averaged 2.4 million total viewers and a 0.6 demo rating from 9:14 to 11:14 pm ET, ticking up versus last week. TVLine readers gave Timeless‘ finale an average grade of “A”; […]

Big Little Lies season 2: Original cast member’s return CONFIRMED as epic showdown awaits

The HBO drama, which stars Reese Witherspoon, Nicole Kidman, Shailene Woodley and Laura Dern in its lead female roles, was a break-away hit in Hollywood with its first instalment. Having gone on to sweep almost all of the awards it was nominated for, it seemed to be a shoe in to return for another round, […]

Hero's welcome awaits Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir

Hundreds of fans filled up the tiny arrival section of the airport in London, Ont., belting out the national anthem and waving Canadian flags to welcome ice dancers Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir. The pair signed flags, signs and Tim Hortons cups in what will be their last Olympic homecoming, as they retire from professional […]

‘Ready Player One’ Trailer: A Better Reality Awaits in Steven Spielberg’s Latest Adventure

A new Steven Spielberg movie is already slated to arrive before the end of 2017 in the form of the The Post, the true story of the battle between The Washington Post and the government regarding the exposing of a massive cover-up of secrets that spans three decades and four U.S. presidents. But just a […]

Zoo Finale Recap: Who Died? What New Threat Awaits Possible Season 4?

You gotta say this about CBS’ Zoo: it sure as hell knows how to set up a new season. As the Season 3 finale got underway, the heroes had a multi-pronged mission — to power down all of the beacons worldwide while keeping Clem and her baby safe, so that Abe could administer the series […]

Pound to euro exchange rate: Sterling holds steady as Eurozone awaits interest rate update

The exchange rate is hovering around €1.094, up from €1.079 last week.  Sterling could soar depending on the outcome of a European Central Bank (ECB) meeting on Thursday.  Policymakers will vote on whether to raise interest rates, with ECB President Mario Draghi due to give an update in the aftermath.  If there are no signs […]

Roger Federer v Juan Martin del Potro LIVE: Latest updates as Rafael Nadal awaits winner

In a repeat of the 2009 US Open final, Del Potro will be hoping to upset the odds once again when he takes on Federer who has returned to his best form this year. The Swiss maestro has won both Grand Slams he has competed in this year – Wimbledon and the Australian Open. Del […]