Bachelor in Paradise couple weds in Mexico

Warner Bros. and ABC have salvaged something from their time in Mexico with news that Bachelor in Paradise alumni Evan Bass and Carly Waddell married on the weekend in the same area where the now aborted fourth season of Paradise was filming. Bass, 34, and Waddell, 31, met and got engaged on Season 3 of…

Age no issue with ‘genetic freak’ Mike Smith

KRISTEN ODLAND, Postmedia Network Jun 17, 2017 , Last Updated: 9:55 PM ET Mike Smith comes to the Calgary Flames as a 35-year-old with a decade’s worth of National Hockey League experience, half of which has been spent as a starting netminder. But when his contract expires at the end of 2018-19, he’ll be 37…

Lock in your mortgage if you can’t take the rate-hike heat, experts say

Homeowners with variable-rate mortgages losing sleep over the increased chatter about a potential interest rate hike by the Bank of Canada should consider locking their rates in now, mortgage experts say. James Laird, co-founder of interest-rate-comparison website RateHub, says in order to stick with the variable option you need to be able to handle fluctuating…

Baggett wins at High Point, tops standings

9:21 PM ET Associated Press MOUNT MORRIS, Pa. — Blake Baggett won the Red Bull High Point National on Saturday to take the lead in the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship season standings. The KTM rider from Grand Terrace, California, raced to his second career 450 Class victory, winning the first moto and finishing second…

A tool box is stolen, and memories of my father come rushing back

There’s a story that goes with the vintage green and yellow Robertson No. 1 screwdriver I no longer own. In 1966, when my father was building our home on 40 acres in Lambeth, Ont., he had an electrician named McDuff. Working on the electrical panel in the basement one morning, McDuff was holding the grip…