A former CIA officer says the White House is helping cover up Jamal Khashoggi’s murder

Jim WATSON / AFP A former CIA case officer and intelligence analyst said the Trump administration is helping the Saudi Crown Prince cover up journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s murder.  Bob Baer, who worked as a CIA case officer primarily in the Middle East, told CNN’s Jake Tapper that the US has purposely muted its response to […]

Dak Prescott: Dallas Cowboys star key to Jerry Jones decision – former scout

This is the view of former Cowboys scout Bryan Broaddus. The Cowboys are in a dire situation at the moment. They are 3-5 after their 28-14 loss to Tennessee Titans last week and now face an NFC East divisional rival game against the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday. Barring a huge u-turn in Dallas’ fortunes it […]

'I don't trust any of these Uber drivers,' says former NHLer Anson Carter

Former NHL forward Anson Carter wasn't surprised when news broke Monday night of a video being posted online involving Ottawa Senators players joking about and criticizing their team's coaches and defence. He thought it would be occurring more often. "You see cameras all the time. People could be eavesdropping on conversations or live streaming them," […]

A Former World Cup Athlete Makes a Play for Sustainable Shoes

Whether Tim Brown is on the field playing soccer or in the boardroom presenting ideas, his approach to success has always been straightforward: Have fun and work as a team. Brown is the co-founder of Allbirds, a San Francisco–based startup that manufactures sustainable footwear made out wool, eucalyptus fiber and sugar cane. From his early […]

Gas-guzzling Former Roommates Poised to Become Eco Rivals

For nearly five decades, Rolls-Royce and Bentley shared the same bed, then lived amicably under the same roof for another 18 years, becoming ever closer to each other due to dwindling shared finances. Then two Germans showed up and they parted ways, forever. While still representing the richly browned upper crust of British motoring, the […]

Former Trump campaign adviser George Papadopoulos wants immunity before he gives Senate testimony

George Papadopoulos, a former campaign adviser for President Donald Trump, is seeking immunity before testifying to the Senate Intelligence Committee, according to multiple reports. Papadopoulos’ request came the same day he delivered a 7-hour testimony to the House Judiciary and Oversight committees as part of a probe into previous FBI and Department of Justice investigations. […]

Sears directors tap Evercore to examine former CEO Eddie Lampert’s deals

AP Two Sears board directors have hired an investment bank to look into deals made by the company’s former CEO Eddie Lampert before the company filed for bankruptcy.  The directors are questioning the ways the company separated its real-estate and Sear’s businesses under Lampert’s watch.  The directors say that doing so caused Sears to lose […]

‘Will you admit that Steve was poisoned?’ Former Grassy Narrows chief’s family asks of governments

The family of former Grassy Narrows First Nation Chief Steve Fobister Sr. is demanding that federal and Ontario government officials acknowledge that Fobister died from mercury poisoning brought on by industrial dumping into the English-Wabigoon River System.

Former Canadian-record holder praises Cam Levins' inspiring marathon

On Sunday morning, Jerome Drayton remained at his home a few miles away in the city's west end, while thousands of runners braved near-freezing temperatures at the 29th annual Toronto Waterfront Marathon. The 73-year-old began the day with a strong grip on the Canadian men's record of two hours nine minutes 10 seconds, a mark […]

Sexual assault trial of Canada's former national women's gymnastics coach begins Monday

A sexual assault trial involving the former coach of the Canadian national women's gymnastics team begins Monday in Sarnia, Ont. Dave Brubaker, 55, is facing multiple sexual offences spanning an eight-year period from 2000 to 2007. The allegations stem from a series of incidents involving Brubaker and a female who he was coaching and was […]