Friday, September 21, 2018

Heads up, Marshmallows: Kristen Bell announces Veronica Mars revival

Hulu has ordered eight new one-hour interconnected episodes of the series, starring Kristen Bell, that premiered in 2004 and aired on UPN...

‘I still stand behind my decision to publish,’ says editor who resigned over Ghomeshi...

​A former editor at the New York Review of Books says he stands by his decision to publish a controversial essay written...

Keith Urban brings Winnipeggers on stage, helps them win bet with boss

Country music superstar Keith Urban scored a day off work for a pair of women when he phoned their boss live on...

James Bond producers tap 1st American director for upcoming 007 film

American filmmaker Cary Joji Fukunaga is replacing Danny Boyle as director of the next James Bond movie, producers announced Thursday. https://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/fukunaga-james-bond-1.4831168?cmp=rss

Chien de garde is Canada’s Oscar hopeful in category of best foreign language film

Sophie Dupuis' Chien de garde has been chosen to represent Canada in the category of best foreign language film as a contender...

Police preparing for flood of BTS fans as supporters set up camp more than...

Hamilton police are making special preparations and studying strategies used by U.S. services ahead of an expected flood of fans for international...

Alberta book club hits 90th anniversary by keeping things interesting

The club, comprised of 24 women, hit the milestone Wednesday, decades since its first meeting on Sept. 19, 1928. https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/calgary/book-club-anniversary-1.4829652?cmp=rss

New York Review of Books editor out after backlash over Jian Ghomeshi essay

An editor at the New York Review of Books has parted ways with the prestigious literary publication amid controversy over his decision...

Researchers discover planet Vulcan from Star Trek — sort of

Researchers have discovered a planet orbiting a star just 16 light-years away, the very star that Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry said...

Calgary police ask for help in $500,000 art gallery heist

Police say the suspects entered a commercial building and then broke into the gallery using a reciprocating saw to cut open the...