Category: Canadian News

B.C. man who killed kids during psychosis must remain in custody, panel says

By The Canadian Press Fri., Nov. 17, 2017 VANCOUVER—A panel has decided against changing custodial conditions for a British Columbia man who killed his three children during a psychotic break. The B.C. Review Board released its decision on Friday, following an annual review of Allan Schoenborn’s case. It says the 49-year-old must stay at the…

U.S. releases updated list of tough NAFTA negotiation objectives as talks resume

MEXICO CITY—The United States has published an updated list of NAFTA negotiating objectives to reflect some of its tougher-than-anticipated demands in a reminder of the difficult hoeing ahead as parties seek fertile ground for a deal. The U.S. trade czar’s office released the new list on Friday just as the three chief negotiators began meeting…

George Clooney to return to TV in Catch-22 miniseries

By Bill KeveneyUSA Today Fri., Nov. 17, 2017 A-list film star George Clooney is making his return to television armed with a classic novel, Catch-22. On Thursday, Paramount Television confirmed Clooney, who left NBC’s ER in 1999 to pursue a successful film career, will direct and star in a six-episode limited-series adaptation of Joseph Heller’s…

Think Blake Shelton isn’t sexy? You should get out more: Teitel

By now you are probably well aware that People magazine has named Blake Shelton, the 41-year-old country singer, boyfriend of Gwen Stefani and host of The Voice, 2017’s Sexiest Man Alive. You are also probably aware that many are shocked and outraged by this decision. This is because where People’s previous selections have included impossibly…