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Movie Review: Kevin Costner sets the table with overstuffed first take on epic 'Horizon'

Movie Review: Kevin Costner sets the table with overstuffed first take on epic 'Horizon'

There's a scene deep into Kevin Costner's new Western when he and a woman are fleeing bad guys on horseback. They pause at a jaw-dropping vista and he turns to her: “You just gotta keep going,” he tells her.
Movie Review: Taxicab confessions with Dakota Johnson and Sean Penn in ‘Daddio’

Movie Review: Taxicab confessions with Dakota Johnson and Sean Penn in ‘Daddio’

It’s late at night when Dakota Johnson hops into a yellow taxicab at Kennedy airport in the new film “ Daddio .” She’s just going home to Manhattan, 44th Street, between 9th and 10th avenues.
From DVF to Star Wars, filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy charts her own path in Hollywood

From DVF to Star Wars, filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy charts her own path in Hollywood

Filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy’s oeuvre defies simple categorization. She’s made documentaries about acid attack victims and child refugees. She’s focused her lens on the extraordinary life of designer Diane von Furstenberg.
Canada is a force in AI research. So why can't we commercialize it?

Canada is a force in AI research. So why can't we commercialize it?

Why give up all that brain power to Silicon Valley? That was a major line of questioning as Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke recently with tech journalists on a niche New York Times podcast.
Health care needs to diversify its workforce to get rid of racial inequalities, a new report says

Health care needs to diversify its workforce to get rid of racial inequalities, a new report says

Racial and ethnic inequities in health care are found in every state in the U.S.
Alimentation Couche-Tard eyeing M&A amid leadership shuffle, economic headwinds

Alimentation Couche-Tard eyeing M&A amid leadership shuffle, economic headwinds

Canada's largest convenience store chain may soon grow again. Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. said Wednesday it has several potential acquisitions on its radar.
Sean Penn says he felt 'misery' making movies for years. Then Dakota Johnson knocked on his door

Sean Penn says he felt 'misery' making movies for years. Then Dakota Johnson knocked on his door

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — Sean Penn says he hadn’t felt joy making a movie in 15 years.
The Supreme Court rules for Biden administration in a social media dispute with conservative states

The Supreme Court rules for Biden administration in a social media dispute with conservative states

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Wednesday sided with the Biden administration in a dispute with Republican-led states over how far the federal government can go to combat controversial social media posts on topics including COVID-19 and electi
Health officials tell US doctors to be alert for dengue as cases ramp up worldwide

Health officials tell US doctors to be alert for dengue as cases ramp up worldwide

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. health officials on Tuesday warned doctors to be alert for dengue cases as the tropical disease breaks international records. The virus, which is spread by mosquitoes, has been surging worldwide, helped by climate change.
Apple to bring self-service repair program to Canada next year

Apple to bring self-service repair program to Canada next year

TORONTO — Apple says Canadians will soon get access to a program providing them with the parts, tools and manuals they need to fix their own devices.