Andrew Sachs, known as Manuel in Fawlty Towers, dies LONDON - Comic actor Andrew Sachs, known primarily for his role as the well-intentioned but somewhat dim character of Manuel in the 1970s comedy "Fawlty Towers," has died. He was 86 and had been suffering from vascular dementia. Actor John Cleese led
Canada adds 10,700 jobs in November; jobless rate dips to 6.8 per cent The Canadian labour market unexpectedly added 10,700 net jobs last month and the unemployment rate slid to 6.8 per cent — but the latest numbers raise questions about the quality of the work. Statistics Canada’s November employment survey shows yet
How much total 'credit' should a couple have? Q: I’m wondering how much total ‘credit’ I should have? My husband and I have a few credit cards and two Line of Credit (LOCs) between us totalling about $50,000. We don’t have a habit of maxing it out and we pay it off fairly regularly.
Will we pay more tax if we live common law? Q: I have been living with my boyfriend for just over a year. According to family law we are not considered “common law” until we have lived together for three years. However, the CRA considers you to be common law after only 12 months. We have a
Redskins, Eagles both try to end losing streaks STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES — Redskins seek fifth straight win over Eagles for first time since six-game streak from 1981-84. Redskins seek consecutive road wins vs. Eagles for first time since 2007-08. Redskins have scored 72 points in last two
Floods in southern Japan force hundreds to flee; 2 dead TOKYO — Troops were working Thursday to rescue families left stranded by flooding in southern Japan. Two people were reported dead and 11 others were unaccounted for in flooding that wrecked homes, roads and rice terraces. Heavy rain warnings were in
Toronto's Fashion Santa replaced, new one unveiled Everyone’s favourite broody, debonair, and steely-eyed Santa Claus is being replaced this holiday season. In a statement emailed to CTVNews.ca, a spokesperson for Toronto’s Yorkdale Shopping Centre confirmed that model Adam Martin will be replacing
Justin Theroux praises 'badass' Jennifer Aniston: 'She's lived through a lot of bulls**t' Justin Theroux praises 'badass' Jennifer Aniston: 'She's lived through a lot of bulls**t'If Justin Theroux's...
Kosovo Parliament calls for ex-premier's release PRISTINA, Kosovo — Kosovo Parliament has called on France to immediately release its former prime minister, Ramush Haradinaj, who is wanted by Serbia on war crimes charges. A resolution approved Thursday also called on the government to cancel
Autopsies completed on right whales Necropsies have been completed on three right whales that were found dead in the Gulf of St. Lawrence. The whales were towed to Northwestern Prince Edward Island where the procedure took place. The Marine Animal Response Society says it will study the