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Minister optimistic P.E.I. potato shipments to Puerto Rico could resume soon

Minister optimistic P.E.I. potato shipments to Puerto Rico could resume soon

FREDERICTON — The federal agriculture minister is optimistic the United States could approve the resumption of shipments of Prince Edward Island potatoes to the key market of Puerto Rico within weeks.
Here, kitty: Bidens welcome cat named Willow to White House

Here, kitty: Bidens welcome cat named Willow to White House

WASHINGTON (AP) — For the first time in more than a dozen years, a cat is living at the White House.
New this week: 'Pam & Tommy,' Olympics and the doc 'Torn'

New this week: 'Pam & Tommy,' Olympics and the doc 'Torn'

Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week.
Netflix documentary 'Procession’s’ life beyond the film

Netflix documentary 'Procession’s’ life beyond the film

Filmmaker Robert Greene knows well the burden of responsibility in making a documentary. It’s not just to the film itself, the audience or the storytelling. It’s the responsibility to the subjects in front of the camera.
'Peacemaker' puts John Cena film character in topical light

'Peacemaker' puts John Cena film character in topical light

NEW YORK (AP) — In last year's “The Suicide Squad,” John Cena's Peacemaker is a jingoistic, bigoted superhero.
Cineplex seeking alternative damages, if Appeal Court rules in Cineworld's favour

Cineplex seeking alternative damages, if Appeal Court rules in Cineworld's favour

TORONTO — Cineplex Inc. has filed a cross appeal asking for even higher alternative damages, if a court overturns a ruling that forced the theatre company's once-suitor Cineworld Group PLC to pay $1.24 billion.
Passenger traffic at Halifax airport again down 75 per cent from pre-pandemic

Passenger traffic at Halifax airport again down 75 per cent from pre-pandemic

HALIFAX — For the second year in a row, passenger traffic at Halifax Stanfield International Airport in 2021 was down 75 per cent from pre-pandemic levels.
Federal government posts $73.7B deficit for April-to-November period

Federal government posts $73.7B deficit for April-to-November period

OTTAWA — The federal government ran a budget deficit of $73.7 billion for the April to November period of the current fiscal year. The Finance Department says the result compared with a deficit of $232 billion in the same period a year earlier.
Canadian music investment firm buys publishing rights from Drake producer Murda Beatz

Canadian music investment firm buys publishing rights from Drake producer Murda Beatz

TORONTO — Drake and Migos producer Murda Beatz is selling off publishing rights to hundreds of his songs to an upstart Canadian music investment fund.

Man crashes into Taylor Swift's NY building, police say

NEW YORK (AP) — A Virginia man has been arrested for drunkenly crashing a car into Taylor Swift's New York City apartment building and trying to gain entry, police said. Morgan Mank, 31, was arrested shortly after 3 a.m.