Saturday, September 22, 2018

Mister Rogers honoured with postage stamp from the US Postal Service

The U.S. Postal Service has released a stamp featuring Fred Rogers from Mister Rogers' Neighborhood. http://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/mister-rogers-forever-stamp-1.4590078?cmp=rss

Remai Modern defends artist whose Indigenous heritage has been questioned

Controversial artist Jimmie Durham has an exhibition opening at the Remai Modern this weekend. The world-renowned artist self-identifies as a Cherokee, but...

Fire breaks out on Edward Norton movie set in Harlem, 1 firefighter dies

A New York City firefighter died after he became separated from his unit as they battled a fierce, smoky blaze that broke...

Anton Yelchin’s family settles lawsuit over death of Star Trek actor

The parents of Anton Yelchin have reached a settlement with the makers of the Jeep Grand Cherokee, the SUV that crushed and...

Barenaked Ladies, Steven Page aim to ‘remember the past without getting mired in it’...

It's been nine years since Steven Page abruptly left the Barenaked Ladies and he hasn't been in the same room with the...

NFB launches Indigenous Cinema website with more than 200 films to stream

The National Film Board of Canada has launched Indigenous Cinema, a website that offers free streaming of more than 200 titles by...

‘My luck hasn’t been very good lately:’ Céline Dion cancels more shows over health...

​Céline Dion has cancelled a string of shows between March 27 and April 18 due to a hearing condition that she says...

Biting into tradition: Elementary school students learn Cree art of birch bark biting

Students at Oakenwald School got a lesson they could really sink their teeth into this week, as Cree artist Pat Bruderer spent...

Black Panther actress imparts inspirational message to Calgary youth

Much like the character she plays in the blockbuster movie Black Panther, Janeshia Adams-Ginyard knows about staying strong in the face of...

Appeals court sides with Marvin Gaye’s family in Blurred Lines legal battle

A U.S. federal appeals court has upheld a copyright infringement verdict against Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams over the 2013 hit song...