• Stranger than fiction: Where do House of Cards, Veep and other White House shows go in the Trump era?

    House of Cards season 5 House of Cards lures audiences with its dark portrait of unscrupulous schemers, while Veep’s fanbase is devoted to the outrageous White House satire. But what happens Washington’s reality becomes as dramatic as fiction?

  • What the duck? Ontario paid $121K to festival bringing world's largest rubber mallard to Canada

    Giant rubber duck A six-storey rubber duck won’t call Toronto waterfront home until this summer — but it’s already making waves in the Ontario legislature.

  • Discrimination suits proceed against Fox, minus Roger Ailes

    Roger Ailes The sudden death of Fox News founder Roger Ailes won’t slow the march of litigation swirling around the network, legal observers and lawyers involved in the suits said.

  • Standing Rock film festival centres on pipeline protest

    Tribal Film Festival A film festival on the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation aims to bolster the anti-pipeline movement that blossomed there last year while also fostering connections between the Native American community and the film industry.

  • Sudbury writer Nina Nesseth decodes science behind Orphan Black

    Orphan Black You’ve heard of Fight Club. But do you know about Clone Club?

  • Canadian rocker headlines concert Saturday night, runs half-marathon the next morning

    Luke Doucet Luke Doucet had a very productive…[Read more]

  • Wayne Gretzky: Stunt double?

    Wayne Gretzky Two years before the start to his record-setting NHL career, and long before he became a regular on screen in movies, commercials and TV shows, a teenaged Wayne Gretzky was a body double on CBC’s police show Sidestreet in 1977.

  • 'They will never know her:' Prince William opens up on family, Diana's death and his mental health charity

    Prince William and Faith Dickinson Prince William says he is sad his wife and two young children can’t meet his late mother, Princess Diana.

  • 'Bring my gnomes back': Alberta grandmother pleads for return of stolen garden ornaments

    Garden gnome A Leduc grandmother was heartbroken when three of her prized garden gnomes were stolen from her front lawn.

  • 'O Canada': Researcher mounts microscopic flag on penny to celebrate 150 years

    penny flag McMaster University research engineer Travis Casagrande has carved a microscopic, 3D Canadian flag on the face of a penny.

  • Swedish film The Square wins Palme d'Or at Cannes Film Fest

    FILMFESTIVAL-CANNES/ The Square, a Swedish movie about the curator of a museum filled with grotesquely pretentious conceptual art was awarded the top prize at the Cannes Film Festival on Sunday.

  • Father of 3 young Ariana Grande fans posts open letter after Manchester bombing

    Ariana Grande A father of three Ariana Grande fans is telling the 23-year-old singer to keep making music following the Manchester bombing that happened after her concert last week.

  • Alicia Keys, Canada's indigenous movement share human rights award

    CDA Amnesty Award 20170527 American recording artist Alicia Keys is sharing a top humanitarian award with indigenous rights activists in Canada. They were given Amnesty International’s “ambassador of conscience award.”

  • Gregg Allman's death prompts tributes from Cher, Keith Urban, Guns N' Roses' Slash

    Obit Gregg Allman Cher, Keith Urban and Slash from Guns N’ Roses are among the many musicians and entertainers paying tribute to Gregg Allman following news of the Tennessee-born rocker’s death at age 69.

  • Elvis Presley's jet auctioned after sitting on runway 30 years

    Elvis Plane Auction A private jet once owned by Elvis Presley has been auctioned after sitting on a tarmac in New Mexico for more than 30 years.

  • Southern rock legend Gregg Allman dies at 69

    Obit Gregg Allman Music legend Gregg Allman, whose bluesy vocals and soulful touch on the Hammond B-3 organ helped propel the Allman Brothers Band to superstardom and spawn Southern rock, died Saturday at age 69.

  • John Travolta donates plane to Australia aviation group

    2017 AFI Awards John Travolta has donated his personal vintage Boeing 707 airplane to a restoration group in Australia.

  • Roman Polanski's latest film gets mixed reviews at Cannes

    FILMFESTIVAL-CANNES/ Roman Polanski, whose 1960s films Repulsion and Rosemary’s Baby focused on women in mental torment, returns to the same theme in a film that screened at Cannes on Saturday to mixed reviews.

  • Property Wars reality TV star facing trial for fraud

    PROPERTY WARS Scott Menaged, a former star on the Property Wars reality TV show, has been accused of wire fraud and other charges involving furniture stores he owns and operates in the Phoenix, Ariz. metro area.

  • Chris Cornell of Soundgarden laid to rest in Hollywood

    AFP_OY8TW Brad Pitt, Pharrell Williams and numerous members of rock royalty joined mourners Friday at Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell’s memorial service at a storied Hollywood…[Read more]

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