DeRozan proud to continue 'important' mental health discussion

It’s close to DeMar DeRozan’s heart, and much bigger than basketball. And so the Toronto Raptors all-star is happy to be an advocate for mental health, and has lent his voice to the NBA’s new initiative that launched Tuesday. CBC Sports’ Sophia Jurksztowicz gets you set for Toronto’s second round meeting with the Cleveland Cavaliers.4:47 […]

The work must continue for Joanna Jędrzejczyk

JOANNA Jędrzejczyk was never supposed to do this. The former UFC strawweight champion was supposed to retire undefeated. To capture a belt in a second weight class. To run through Rose Namajunas as she had run through every opponent in her professional career. Jędrzejczyk was a class above, Namajunas the overmatched challenger, thrown in just […]

Trump sends National Guard to border as migrants vow to continue advance

President Donald Trump signed an executive order Wednesday night to send the National Guard to beef up security at the Mexican border and combat illegal immigration. The deployment will be done in conjunction with border state governors and will begin immediately. “The threat is real,” Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said at a press conference. […]

Netanyahu scraps deal on sending migrants to West, says Israel will continue to expel ‘infiltrators’

Israel has canceled a deal reached with the UN that would have relocated thousands of African migrants to the West, just a day after announcing the plan. Israel’s prime minister said all “infiltrators” would still be removed. Read more “In the past 24 hours, I have held many consultations with Interior Minister Aryeh Deri, with […]

Superhero Bits: Justice League: Mortal Costumes, Deadpool 2 Reshoots Continue & More

Will Spider-Man be getting a new suit for the Spider-Man: Homecoming sequel? When can you go pick up superhero toys as part of the Toys R Us liquidation sales? What cartoon character would Stephen Amell want Arrow to cross over with? Have you seen any of Marvel Knights Animation’s Black Panther? Is Jerome becoming The […]

Pfizer CEO gets 61% pay raise—to $27.9 million—as drug prices continue to climb

As drug giant Pfizer Inc. hiked the price of dozens of drugs in 2017, it also jacked up the compensation of CEO Ian Read by 61 percent, putting his total compensation at $ 27.9 million, according to financial filings reported by Bloomberg. Pfizer’s board reportedly approved the compensation boost because they saw it as a […]

Lamborghini Will Continue with V-10 for Next-Gen Huracan and Offer Rear-Drive Versions

– While we are still several years from Lamborghini’s replacement of the Huracán—the latest Performante Spyder version just launched at the Geneva auto show—we can already bring you some fascinating details on the company’s thinking about its next junior supercar. The best of the good news is the company’s determination that it will continue to offer […]

Pound to euro exchange rate: Sterling falls as Brexit talks continue

The pound is trading against the euro this morning at an exchange rate of 1.1180 according to the latest Bloomberg Figures. This is a continued fall from the beginning of the week as Monday saw an exchange rate of 1.1214. A promising report from the UK’s service sector gave the pound a strong start to […]