Taylor Swift tour chaos spurs calls to probe Ticketmaster | The Citizen

When Taylor Swift announced her first tour in five years, Jacob Landry couldn’t wait to jump in line to see his favourite artist take the stage. But after diligently registering for and receiving a presale code, the 20-year-old jazzed for his first concert ever was confronted with a massive queue, site glitches and soaring costs. Landry’s experience was far from … Read more

Breast cancer survivor calls for access to routine mammograms for all Canadian women in their 40s | Globalnews.ca

When Shira Farber turned 40 she asked her family physician about starting routine mammograms. With no family history of breast cancer, and given her age, she said her doctor advised her that there was no rush. “I was really sort of discouraged from starting mammograms. The doctor leaned on the guidelines that were established … … Read more

Apple calls on global supply chain to decarbonise by 2030 | The Citizen

Tech giant Apple has called on its global supply chain to take new steps to address their greenhouse gas emissions and take a comprehensive approach to decarbonisation. Apple said it will evaluate the work of its major manufacturing partners to decarbonise their Apple-related operations — including running on 100% renewable electricity — and will track … Read more

Brain cancer widow calls for equitable access to chemotherapy treatment in Canada | Globalnews.ca

When Jessica Soares of Beeton, Ont., lost her beloved husband Paulo, affectionately known as ‘Paul,’ he was only 39 years old. “His battle was 31 months, and that was with two craniotomies, 53 rounds of radiation and 18 months worth of chemotherapy,” she said. The long and difficult journey started on a typical Sunday afternoon. “It … Read more

Liberals face mounting calls to fulfil $4.5B mental health transfer election pledge – National | Globalnews.ca

The Trudeau government is facing mounting pressure to act more urgently on its election promise to create a new $4.5-billion mental health transfer — a pledge that has stalled despite critical gaps in care that are contributing to Canada’s ER crisis. In an open letter to federal Mental Health and Addictions Minister Carolyn Bennett, 65 … Read more

Numsa calls for Comair’s suspended licence to be reinstated | The Citizen

The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) has called on the International Air Service Council (IASC) to reverse its decision to suspend Comair’s operating licence. The trade union said it has written a letter to the IASC raising concerns about its decision to ground the airline on a number of issues. Suspension Comair’s … Read more

Renewed calls for equal access to fertility care, improved benefits for all Canadians | Globalnews.ca

After losing her second child in October 2019 while she was six months pregnant, Toronto mother Emily Getz set out to reframe her own mindset and that of others when it comes to the world of infertility. “I was completely blindsided. I was really fortunate to conceive Ryder naturally and easily and quickly,” said Getz … Read more

Kacey Musgraves Calls Out Ted Cruz Onstage At ACL

Kacey Musgraves performed in her home state of Texas on Sunday night at Austin City Limits, and during her set she had some words for Senator Ted Cruz. While doing her Golden Hour track “High Horse,” after singing the line, “Cause everyone knows someone who kills the buzz/ Every time they open up their mouth,” she took a pause and added: “Ted Cruz … I said what I said.”

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Selena Gomez Calls Out “Vile” Trolls After Hailey Bieber’s Interview

“A lot of the hate and perpetuation comes from like [the idea that] ‘you stole him’. It’s about people knowing the truth because there is a truth,” Hailey said. “When him and I started hooking up, or anything of that sort, he was not in any relationship. It’s not my character to mess with someone’s … Read more