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MTY Food Group reports $20.1M Q4 profit, revenue falls to $127.2M

MTY Food Group reports $20.1M Q4 profit, revenue falls to $127.2M

MONTREAL — MTY Food Group Inc. reported its fourth-quarter profit edged lower compared with a year ago as COVID-19 restrictions weighed on its revenue.
US life expectancy drops a year in pandemic, most since WWII

US life expectancy drops a year in pandemic, most since WWII

Life expectancy in the United States dropped a staggering one year during the first half of 2020 as the coronavirus pandemic caused its first wave of deaths, health officials are reporting.
How do we know the COVID-19 vaccines are safe?

How do we know the COVID-19 vaccines are safe?

How do we know the COVID-19 vaccines are safe? Scientists look for safety issues during the testing phase and continue their monitoring as shots roll out around the world.
DIY education: Greek teacher creates TV classes for inmates

DIY education: Greek teacher creates TV classes for inmates

AVLONA, Greece — Setting up a television channel from scratch isn’t the most obvious or easiest thing for a math teacher to do — especially without prior technical knowledge and for use inside a prison.
US charges North Korean computer programmers in global hacks

US charges North Korean computer programmers in global hacks

WASHINGTON — The Justice Department has charged three North Korean computer programmers in a broad range of global hacks, including a destructive attack targeting an American movie studio, and in the attempted theft and extortion of more than $1.
Stelco Q4 net loss nearly doubles while revenue hit by blast furnace upgrade

Stelco Q4 net loss nearly doubles while revenue hit by blast furnace upgrade

HAMILTON — Stelco Holdings Inc. says its net loss almost doubled to $47 million in the fourth quarter as revenues dropped due to a blast furnace upgrade.
Sisterhood rules in Peacock's first Spanish-language series

Sisterhood rules in Peacock's first Spanish-language series

LOS ANGELES — Sisterhood and survival are the themes of a dark comedy coming to Peacock, a first step into Spanish-language fare created for the streaming service.
Lawyer: Ex-Panic! At The Disco musician to face US charges

Lawyer: Ex-Panic! At The Disco musician to face US charges

LAS VEGAS — Federal prosecutors are expected to file drug and weapons charges against the original bass guitarist for Panic! At The Disco, the musician’s lawyer told a Las Vegas judge on Wednesday.
Alberta extends COVID-19 financial aid to help struggling smaller businesses

Alberta extends COVID-19 financial aid to help struggling smaller businesses

EDMONTON — Alberta is releasing more funding to help keep small- and medium-sized businesses solvent during the COVID-19 crisis.
Power outages linger for millions as another icy storm looms

Power outages linger for millions as another icy storm looms

AUSTIN, Texas — Millions of Americans endured another frigid day without electricity or heat in the aftermath of a deadly winter storm as utility crews raced to restore power before another blast of snow and ice sowed more chaos in places least equip