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BEYOND LOCAL: Apple launches Vision Pro in Canada, but $5,000 price tag could make people 'pause'

BEYOND LOCAL: Apple launches Vision Pro in Canada, but $5,000 price tag could make people 'pause'

The headset, which carries a starting price of $5,000 in Canada, welcomes wearers into a digital world fit for immersive experiences, browsing photos, participating in meetings, watching movies, playing games and more
BEYOND LOCAL: Jay Herdman, son of John Herdman, to play for New Zealand at Paris Olympics

BEYOND LOCAL: Jay Herdman, son of John Herdman, to play for New Zealand at Paris Olympics

The 19-year-old Herdman captains the Whitecaps FC 2, Vancouver's entry in the MLS Next Pro league.
BEYOND LOCAL: Giller Prize to stick with Scotiabank as sponsor, despite mounting calls to drop it

BEYOND LOCAL: Giller Prize to stick with Scotiabank as sponsor, despite mounting calls to drop it

The Giller Foundation's board discussed the calls to cut ties with Scotiabank over its investment in an Israeli arms manufacturer at a meeting last week
Grieving Guelph mom seeks answers after son dies in police custody

Grieving Guelph mom seeks answers after son dies in police custody

'There's a lot of unanswered questions that I'm struggling with,' Faye Dzikewich says, 'none of this is making sense'
Tension rises between Freeland, PMO over economic messaging, low approval ratings

Tension rises between Freeland, PMO over economic messaging, low approval ratings

Government sources say there have been internal discussions about the possibility of recruiting former Bank of Canada governor Mark Carney as finance minister
BEYOND LOCAL: ‘Ship has sailed’ on pre-mixed drinks in corner stores amid LCBO strike: Ford

BEYOND LOCAL: ‘Ship has sailed’ on pre-mixed drinks in corner stores amid LCBO strike: Ford

The decision to expand alcohol sales – particularly ready-to-drink beverages – is at the heart of the dispute between the government and the union representing more than 9,000 workers
‘It’s never too late to learn:’ U of G's senior learning program offers opportunity

‘It’s never too late to learn:’ U of G's senior learning program offers opportunity

After retiring from a career in real estate, Dan Izokaitis is headed back to school at the University of Guelph, at no cost
Ticketmaster notice of privacy breach months after hack triggers customer backlash

Ticketmaster notice of privacy breach months after hack triggers customer backlash

The ticket sales giant sent emails to potentially affected customers this week, warning that their personal information may have been compromised in a security breach
BEYOND LOCAL: Stronach sexual assault trial adjourned for 3 months

BEYOND LOCAL: Stronach sexual assault trial adjourned for 3 months

Frank Stronach, who did not appear in person or on video on Monday, was charged in June with 13 sex crimes against 10 alleged victims
BEYOND LOCAL: Masse, Liendo among four captains named for Canadian Olympic swim team

BEYOND LOCAL: Masse, Liendo among four captains named for Canadian Olympic swim team

Captains' duties will involve leading team-building activities, hosting swimmer meetings, and serving as a link between swimmers and Swimming Canada leadership staff