Friday, December 14, 2018

Four indicted in Florida shooting death of rapper XXXTentacion

A Florida grand jury has indicted four men on first-degree murder and armed robbery charges in the shooting death of emerging rap...

Bob Geldof returns Freedom of Dublin honour in protest of Myanmar’s Suu Kyi

Bob Geldof returns his Freedom of Dublin honour because it is also held by Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi, accusing her...

Tantoo Cardinal wins Toronto Film Critics Association award

Tantoo Cardinal, a Métis performer known for her work in films like "Dances with Wolves," is the recipient of an award for...

Couple sues Love it or List it Vancouver showmakers, claims contractor was actor

A North Vancouver couple is suing the company behind the home design show Love it or List it Vancouver, saying the renovation...

‘Now that we are speaking, let us never shut up:’ Lupita Nyong’o, Quentin Tarantino...

Los Angeles police say they are investigating a possible sexual assault case against Harvey Weinstein — the first involving the producer in the city. Police...

William Shatner takes aim at Hamilton condo developer

Actor William Shatner has taken issue with a local condo developer using his name and likeness in promotional materials without permission. http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/hamilton/shatner-television-city-1.4413963?cmp=rss

‘Take the mic’: Indigenous Music Awards nominees draw on histories, culture to create music...

CBC News spoke some of the nominees for Friday's Indigenous Music Awards, each of whom draw on their different histories, backgrounds and...

John Lennon gets a U.S. commemorative stamp

A new U.S. stamp featuring John Lennon was unveiled in Central Park in New York City on Friday. https://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/lennon-stamp-1.4815499?cmp=rss

The AGO wants an Infinity Mirror Room in its permanent collection — but it...

More than 165,000 people visited Yayoi Kusama's renowned Infinity Mirror rooms at the AGO during a limited run this year. Now the...

For Joel Thomas Hynes, the Winterset win was personal

The Winterset win was bittersweet for the Governor General's Award-winning author, playwright, musician, actor and filmmaker. http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/newfoundland-labrador/home-is-complicated-for-joel-thomas-hynes-1.4591670?cmp=rss