Skip to content

The Mix

See the moment climate activists throw soup at the 'Mona Lisa' in Paris

See the moment climate activists throw soup at the 'Mona Lisa' in Paris

PARIS (AP) — Two climate activists hurled soup Sunday at the glass protecting the “Mona Lisa” at the Louvre Museum in Paris and shouted slogans advocating for a sustainable food system.
A quiet weekend at the box office, with ‘The Beekeeper' on top and some Oscar boosts

A quiet weekend at the box office, with ‘The Beekeeper' on top and some Oscar boosts

Movie theaters and audiences settled for seconds this weekend. With no new wide releases on the schedule, a mob of holdovers sustained the North American box office, which was led by “ The Beekeeper ” in its third week of release.
Mali, Niger and Burkina Faso withdraw from West Africa regional bloc ECOWAS as tensions deepen

Mali, Niger and Burkina Faso withdraw from West Africa regional bloc ECOWAS as tensions deepen

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — West African nations Mali, Burkina Faso and Niger have withdrawn from the regional economic bloc known as ECOWAS , their respective juntas announced Sunday.
B.C. hops farm, director fined over $1M after alleged fraud: securities commission

B.C. hops farm, director fined over $1M after alleged fraud: securities commission

VANCOUVER — A hops farm company and its director have been ordered to pay more than $1 million over an alleged fraud that a B.C. Securities Commission panel described as "near to the most serious type of fraud possible in an investment context.

New Orleans thief steals 7 king cakes from bakery in a very Mardi Gras way

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — With their purple, gold and green colors and toy babies hidden inside, king cakes are staples of Mardi Gras celebrations in New Orleans, but apparently they're also valuable enough to steal — at least this time of year during the C
Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week

Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week

TORONTO — Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week: Apple case A Vancouver court will decide Monday whether to approve a settlement of up to $14.
Home staging companies forced to adapt as sellers pull back in slow housing market

Home staging companies forced to adapt as sellers pull back in slow housing market

TORONTO — One walk through a home tells Rachael Stafford what adjustments are needed to pique the interest of potential buyers.
A trial in Run-DMC star Jam Master Jay's 2002 killing is starting, and testing his anti-drug image

A trial in Run-DMC star Jam Master Jay's 2002 killing is starting, and testing his anti-drug image

NEW YORK (AP) — For almost two decades, the 2002 killing of Run-DMC’s Jam Master Jay stood as one of the hip-hop world’s most infamous and elusive crimes, one of three long-unsolved slayings of major rap stars.
Biden administration raises 'concerns' about aspects of Quebec language law

Biden administration raises 'concerns' about aspects of Quebec language law

MONTREAL — A proposed regulation around the language of commercial signage in Quebec is attracting skepticism from U.S. President Joe Biden's administration, which has "concerns" about the potential impact on American businesses.
'Saltburn' actor Barry Keoghan named Hasty Pudding's Man of the Year

'Saltburn' actor Barry Keoghan named Hasty Pudding's Man of the Year

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.
push icon
Be the first to read breaking stories. Enable push notifications on your device. Disable anytime.
No thanks