August 28, 2014
Hoping to put months of bitter scandal behind them, Alberta Progressive Conservatives gather on Saturday, September 6 to choose a new leader and Global News will provide live, comprehensive coverage as votes are tabulated and a new premier for Alberta is announced.
August 26, 2014
shomi, a new subscription video-on-demand service, ups the ante in entertainment with the latest, most exclusive shows and selections personalized for you. Available initially on tablet, mobile, online, Xbox 360 and set top boxes, shomi will launch in beta first to Rogers and Shaw Internet or TV customers.
August 25, 2014
Food Network Canada takes viewers on an edible excursion across North America this fall with the addition of two Canadian original series Food Truck Face Off and Carnival Eats. Hosted by Canadian reality star and ESPN sportscaster Jesse Palmer, the high-octane series Food Truck Face Off debuts October 12 at 8pm ET/PT. The adventure-packed Carnival Eats, hosted by funnyman Noah Cappe, premieres September 5 at 9pm ET/6pm PT. And returning for a second season on September 8 at 9pm ET/6pm PT is the gluttonous favourite Donut Showdown with new host Daryn Jones.
August 25, 2014
Today, Showcase revealed that the previously announced fifth season of Lost Girl will wrap up the fan-favourite series. In a message to the show's loyal "Fae"-natics, Lost Girl star Anna Silk revealed that Showcase supersized the original 13-episode order to 16 final episodes bringing the series to a thrilling conclusion. The season is split into two heart-stopping parts, with the first eight episodes airing Sundays at 9pm ET/PT on Showcase, beginning December 7.
August 22, 2014
Global News and Ipsos Reid have once again joined
forces to provide Canadians with on-going, industry-leading coverage on the
state of public opinion in Canada. Topics to be explored under this renewed
relationship will include politics, key public policy, and consumer issues, as
well as public reaction to the latest developments in the news.