Interest rates need to keep rising to fight inflation, Tiff Macklem tells MPs

Interest rates need to keep rising to fight inflation, Tiff Macklem tells MPs

Bank of Canada Governor Tiff Macklem waits to appear before the House of Commons finance committee in Ottawa on Nov. 23.Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press Parliamentarians questioned Bank of Canada Governor Tiff Macklem about inflation and historic financial losses at the central bank on Wednesday, with top opposition politicians looking to frame the bank’s continuing dilemmas … Read more

The Rock makes surprise appearance at Maple Leafs home opener

The Rock makes surprise appearance at Maple Leafs home opener

Everyone in Scotiabank Arena on Thursday was in close enough proximity to smell what The Rock was cooking. Actor and former wrestling superstar Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson made a surprise appearance at the Toronto Maple Leafs home opener, firing up the crowd before their game against the Washington Capitals. Tweet from @NHL: 💪 @TheRock is … Read more

Roy Moore’s defamation suit against Sacha Baron Cohen rejected

Roy Moore’s defamation suit against Sacha Baron Cohen rejected

Sacha Baron Cohen arrives at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party in Beverly Hills, Calif., on March 4, 2018.Evan Agostini/The Associated Press An appeals court on Thursday rejected a $95 million defamation lawsuit against Comedian Sacha Baron Cohen filed by former Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore, who said he was tricked into a television … Read more

Prince Charles pays tribute to the Queen at star-studded concert as street parties erupt across UK on third day of Platinum Jubilee celebrations

Prince Charles pays tribute to the Queen at star-studded concert as street parties erupt across UK on third day of Platinum Jubilee celebrations

Crowds on the Mall watch the Platinum Jubilee concert in front of Buckingham Palace, London, June 4, 2022.Niklas Halle’n/The Associated Press The UK celebrated the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee with picnics, street parties and concerts on Saturday, even as the honoree herself was absent from the festivities, after reporting discomfort on the first day of the … Read more