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Steph Curry aims to inspire with 'I Have a Superpower' book

Steph Curry aims to inspire with 'I Have a Superpower' book

NEW YORK (AP) — On nearly every basketball court around the world —from NBA arenas to elementary school gyms — you’ll see players of all sizes regularly attempting long 3-point shots.
Red carpets are back at TIFF, but big questions loom about the future of cinema

Red carpets are back at TIFF, but big questions loom about the future of cinema

TORONTO — A motorcade of Hollywood glitterati and steady flow of cinematic hype descends on the Toronto International Film Festival this week, but a dark cloud looms over the celebration as the battered movie industry faces crucial questions about it
Review: 'Like, Comment, Subscribe' looks at YouTube's rise

Review: 'Like, Comment, Subscribe' looks at YouTube's rise

“Like, Comment, Subscribe,” Mark Bergen (Viking) YouTube has become such a part of daily life and popular culture in its 17-year history that it's easy to forget how simple of a concept the site began with.
Deal with union averts pilot strike at Germany's Lufthansa

Deal with union averts pilot strike at Germany's Lufthansa

BERLIN (AP) — A union representing pilots at Lufthansa on Tuesday called off a planned two-day strike after a last-minute agreement with Germany's biggest airline in a pay dispute.
Cannabis retailer Superette granted court protection from creditors

Cannabis retailer Superette granted court protection from creditors

TORONTO — Cannabis retailer Superette Inc. has been granted court protection from creditors under the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act. The Ontario Superior Court made the order on Aug. 30. The initial stay period is until Sept. 9.
Billy-Ray Belcourt, Sheila Heti among 14 writers longlisted for $100K Giller Prize

Billy-Ray Belcourt, Sheila Heti among 14 writers longlisted for $100K Giller Prize

Billy-Ray Belcourt, Sheila Heti and Rawi Hage are among the notable names on the long list for the Scotiabank Giller Prize. Last year's winner, Omar El Akkad, revealed the 14 titles in contention for the $100,000 honour at an event in St. John's, N.
Centerra Gold names Paul Wright as interim chief executive

Centerra Gold names Paul Wright as interim chief executive

TORONTO — Centerra Gold Inc. says Paul Wright has been named interim president and chief executive. Wright replaces Scott Perry in the top job while the board works to find a permanent chief executive.
Celebrity birthdays for the week of Sept. 11-17

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Sept. 11-17

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Sept. 11-17: Sept. 11: Actor Earl Holliman is 94. Comedian Tom Dreesen is 83. Movie director Brian De Palma is 82. Actor Lola Falana is 80. Drummer Mickey Hart of the Grateful Dead is 79.
Ruby Bridges, desegregation trailblazer, writes kids book

Ruby Bridges, desegregation trailblazer, writes kids book

Ruby Bridges was a 6-year-old first-grader when she walked past jeering crowds of white people to become one of the first Black students at racially segregated schools in New Orleans more than six decades ago.
Prince Harry, Meghan in Germany to promote Invictus Games

Prince Harry, Meghan in Germany to promote Invictus Games

DUESSELDORF, Germany (AP) — Prince Harry and his wife Meghan arrived in the western German city of Duesseldorf on Tuesday where they promoted the Invictus Games, a competition for wounded, injured and ill service personnel and veterans.