Sunday, June 24, 2018

Game of Thrones co-stars Kit Harington, Rose Leslie to wed

Former Game of Thrones co-stars Kit Harington and Rose Leslie are set to marry at the bride's family castle in Scotland. https://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/got-harrington-leslie-marry-1.4719557?cmp=rss

Game of Thrones co-stars Kit Harington, Rose Leslie wed

Former Game of Thrones co-stars Kit Harington and Rose Leslie married Saturday with a church service and a celebration at the bride's...

Vinnie Paul, co-founder and drummer of Pantera, dead at 54

Vinnie Paul, co-founder and drummer of metal band Pantera, has died at 54. https://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/vinnie-paul-dead-pantera-1.4719551?cmp=rss

No drugs in Anthony Bourdain’s body when he died: prosecutor

U.S. celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain, who killed himself in a French hotel room earlier this month, had no narcotics in his body...

Stop the noise bleed: Canadian invention limits spread of concert sound into neighbourhoods

Soft-spoken engineer Jeremy Bridge has invented speaker technology that delivers high-quality sound to festival-goers while limiting its bleed into surrounding areas. https://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/concert-speaker-innovation-complaints-1.4716267?cmp=rss

Jerusalem backlash casts shadow over Eurovision contest

When the United States recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital, Israelis hoped other countries would follow suit. Instead, the move has created a...

China blocks John Oliver on social media after scathing show

A popular Chinese social media site is censoring discussion of Last Week Tonight and its HBO host John Oliver after he mocked...

ABC orders Roseanne spinoff, minus Roseanne Barr

ABC, which cancelled its Roseanne revival over its star's racist tweet, said Thursday it will air a Conner family sitcom minus Roseanne...

Charles Krauthammer, McGill-educated U.S. conservative columnist, dead at 68

Charles Krauthammer, the Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist and pundit who helped shape and occasionally dissented from the conservative movement as he evolved from...

Kate Spade’s ‘heartbroken’ father dies on eve of her funeral

The father of fashion designer Kate Spade died on the eve of her funeral, according to a statement released by her family...