As much as he wants to, Vancouver artist Parviz Tanavoli won’t go to New York to see his sculpture that the Museum of Modern Art recently put back on display in an exhibition that displaces such notables as Henri Matisse and Pablo Picasso. 914 more words
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TORONTO — The aunt of a drowned Syrian toddler who became a haunting symbol of the country’s refugee crisis will be sharing her story in a forthcoming book. 216 more words
WASHINGTON — A federal judge issued an emergency order Saturday night temporarily barring the U.S. from deporting people from nations subject to President Donald Trump’s travel ban, saying travellers who had been detained had a strong argument that their legal rights had been violated. 1,324 more words
A middle school teacher in Texas is accused of giving a teenage student a truckload of cash to keep their sex sessions silent.
Fearing police involvement, Thao “Sandy” Doan, 27, allegedly paid her 14-year-old math student $28,000 to keep their extracurricular involvement a secret. 275 more words
The American Chamber of Commerce in Canada had long planned to hold a meeting Thursday night at the Vancouver home of a U.S. diplomatic official to talk about trade relations in the Donald Trump era. 936 more words