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Sun Media Unloads Huge Chunk Of Newspaper Holdings

CP | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.04.2014 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - Sun Media is ending a battle in Quebec with media rival Transcontinental by agreeing to sell its 74 publications and related websites for $...

Sun Media Slashes Jobs

CP | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.03.2014 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - Sun Media Corp. is cutting another 200 jobs across the company, of which about a quarter will come from its editorial operations outside Qu...

This is the End of Civil Discussion

Jeff Paterson | Posted 10.28.2013 | Canada Politics
Jeff Paterson

I'm no John Ivison, Christie Blatchford, Chantal Hebert, Ezra Levant, Christopher Hume, Andrew Coyne or Margaret Wente. Heck, you could find bloggers...

Canada Needs To Be More Like The U.S. Like It Needs A Hole In The Head

Michael Bolen | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics
Michael Bolen

Canada's number one claim to fame is that we're a less insane version of America. We don't need to import any of the political brinkmanship that has made the U.S. government about as effectual as a two-year-old having a tantrum.

Tory Ridings Hit Hardest

CP | Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.16.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Conservative-held ridings are being hit the hardest by the Sun Media chain's decision to shutter eight community newspapers across the countr...

Sunny Freeman

Layoffs As Sun Media Shuts 11 Papers

HuffingtonPost.com | Sunny Freeman | Posted 07.16.2013 | Canada Business

Canada’s largest newspaper publisher is shuttering 11 papers and slashing 360 jobs in a second wave of mass cost-cutting in recent months as the cha...

Sun To Set Behind Paywall

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 11.28.2012 | Canada Business

It's another brick in the paywall for Canadian newspapers, as Sun Media announces plans to start charging for its content. Sun newspapers in Toront...

Should Sun News Be Mandatory On Cable?

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 11.13.2012 | Canada Business

Canadians will have to pay for the Sun News Network whether they want to watch it or not, if the channel’s parent company gets its way. Quebecor,...

Sun Media Cuts 500 Jobs

CP | LuAnn LaSalle, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.13.2013 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - Quebecor Inc. is cutting about 500 jobs at its Sun Media newspaper division in a move that includes closing two production facilities in On...

Sun News Turns 1, But Who's Watching?

CP | Diana Mehta, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.17.2012 | Canada

TORONTO - They launched with great fanfare, vowing to deliver a viewing experience no other Canadian broadcaster dared to put on the air.Yet exactly a...

Court Orders CBC To Hand Over Internal Documents

CP | Dean Beeby, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The CBC has lost another key court battle in its efforts to keep internal documents secret.The Federal Court of Appeal unanimously ruled agai...

Toronto Sun Rises at 40 as Newspapers Fade

Peter Worthington | Posted 12.31.2011 | Canada
Peter Worthington

Over the past 40 years it has become something of an institution in Toronto -- beloved by some, despised by others, but always competitive, periodically incestuous, often irritatingly cheerful, occasionally naughty, and ever determined to be itself and to hell with what critics think.

Guarding Against Conflicts of Interest in Ottawa

Norman Spector | Posted 10.26.2011 | Canada
Norman Spector

As we know, Mr. Duceppe pulled out of his radio gig before beginning, leading to allegations of a double standard regarding other ex-politicians. Still, the Duceppe kerfuffle did shine a spotlight on the increasing number of partisans who participate in the media as political commentators.

Sun News Parent Company Logs Higher Earnings

CP | Posted 10.10.2011 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - Quebecor Inc. (TSX:QBR.A) says it made $55.2 million in net income in the second quarter, or 86 cents per share. That compares with $60.8 ...

Who's Watching Canadian Media?

The Canadian Press | Paola Loriggio | Posted 09.15.2011 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- TORONTO - Sun Media's decision to pull out of the Ontario Press Council has raised questions about who's policing Canada's news ...

Politically Correct? Press Council Rejects Sun Media Claims

The Canadian Press | Posted 09.14.2011 | Canada Business

THE CANADIAN PRESS — TORONTO - The Ontario Press Council is denying allegations of a "politically correct mentality" after Sun Media withdrew its me...