April 17, 2000

Canada and the World

GUN SMARTS

Business

Behind the Cable Battle

Cover

Are You Getting Enough Sleep?

GUN SMARTS 1819
Canada and the World

GUN SMARTS

Canadian companies have the technology that can help curb weapon-related violence, and the United States wants it. The innovations may also help the White House bypass the thorny American debate over gun control.
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Business

Behind the Cable Battle

The struggle for Quebec’s Vidéotron stirs debate over nationalism and ‘Toronto buying Montreal’
Are You Getting Enough Sleep? 4243
Cover

Are You Getting Enough Sleep?

Accidents, mistakes, forgetfulness, impaired judgment -Canadians pay a steep price for their restless nights
A Food Fight Heats Up 5051
Life

A Food Fight Heats Up

Every weekday, Mitchell Borden arrives at John Martin Junior High School in Dartmouth, N.S., by 8:15 a.m. He’s not there to study or to take part in an extracurricular activity. Mitchell goes for a free breakfast, available through a program the school set up in 1997.
The Wildest Ride 3031
Business

The Wildest Ride

Hang on to your cellphone. The tech roller-coaster is likely to continue.
A Giant Under Threat 3233
Business

A Giant Under Threat

As he awaits Microsoft’s anti-trust punishment, Bill Gates plays for time
Overture 1011
Overture

Overture

Canadian art lovers have had ample opportunity lately to view the work of Doris McCarthy, the 89-year-old Toronto-based landscape artist has had solo shows in Budapest, Edmonton, Winnipeg, Toronto and Kleinburg, Ont., over the past months—with more coming.
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Books

Rethinking the Big Apple

E. L. Doctorow presents New York as a microcosm of a fragmented world
Burning up the guitar again 5859
Music

Burning up the guitar again

Jeff Healey and his band are back with bittersweet songs and awesome licks
Old-style Politics 2223
Canada

Old-style Politics

Elections in Prince Edward Island are still fought door-to-door
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