Friday, December 14, 2018

‘I rely on the beats and vibrations’: Lack of sign language at concerts frustrates...

Deaf music fans in Canada say insufficient laws and lack of support leave them shut out when their favourite artists come to...

Inside the huge consumer backlash against Star Wars Battlefront II

The video game Star Wars Battlefront II hit shelves across Canada on Friday, but its release was overshadowed by controversy and spawned...

Guy Maddin ‘ludicrously honoured’ to have designed Winnipeg warming hut

A warming hut designed by filmmaker Guy Maddin will be among those lining the river skating trail in Winnipeg this winter. http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/warming-huts-guy-maddin-2018-1.4407192?cmp=rss

Alex Trebek, Tragically Hip receive Order of Canada

Alex Trebek and the surviving members of the Tragically Hip will receive the insignia of the Order of Canada during a ceremony...

Salvator Mundi: Who might have bought it, why it soared and other art auction...

The eye-popping sale of the Salvator Mundi — a work that's admittedly damaged, withstood extensive restorations and whose authenticity is still questioned...

‘Not just a piece of wood’: Montreal musician’s 19th-century Gemunder violin stolen in break-in

Marie-Claude Massé has been playing the violin for 40 years and says it can take years to develop a bond with an...

Al Franken apologizes after radio anchor says he groped, kissed her without consent

U.S. Democratic Sen. Al Franken has apologized — and faces a likely Senate ethics investigation — after a Los Angeles radio anchor...

Drake draws praise for warning fan to stop touching women at Sydney performance

Drake is being praised after issuing a stern warning to a fan to stop touching women at a performance in Australia this...

London’s Old Vic theatre received 20 allegations against Kevin Spacey

London's Old Vic theatre said Thursday it has received 20 allegations of actions that spanned 'a range of inappropriate behaviour' against Kevin...

Jazz prof Steve Kirby fired from Berklee College after U of M students share...

Jazz professor Steve Kirby has been terminated from his job at Berklee College of Music after a number of University of Manitoba...