Friday, March 22, 2019

Fan charged after rushing onstage at Beyoncé, Jay-Z concert

Police say they are pursuing more charges against a man who rushed onstage during a Beyoncé​ and Jay-Z concert in Atlanta. https://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/fan-charged-beyonce-jayz-concert-1.4799715?cmp=rss

Prolific playwright Neil Simon dead at 91

Playwright Neil Simon, known for his Tony Award-winning works The Odd Couple, Biloxi Blues and Lost in Yonkers, has died at age...

Amazon’s Jack Ryan is about fighting terrorism — but can it battle stereotypes?

John Krasinksi stars as CIA agent Jack Ryan in the upcoming Amazon series based on the well-known Tom Clancy novels. But despite...

Kyle Pavone, vocalist for We Came as Romans, dead at 28

The metalcore band We Came as Romans says vocalist Kyle Pavone has died at 28. https://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/kyle-pavone-dead-1.4799293?cmp=rss

‘It’s insane’: Calgarian makes career of photographing Lady Gaga, Drake and other music stars

Calgarian Jenn Five has a career few may achieve. She photographs top musicians such as Lady Gaga, Marilyn Manson, Foo Fighters —...

New book about Standing Rock written from child’s perspective

In the late summer of 2016, eight-year old Aslan Tudor visited the Standing Rock Reservation with his mother and younger sister. With...

Beyoncé, Rihanna, Nyong’o, Haddish — why black women are owning September fashion magazine covers

Black women are dominating the fashion magazine covers for September — the biggest issue of the year — in a way we've...

Robin Leach, host of TV’s Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous, dead at 76

Celebrity chronicler and journalist Robin Leach dead at 76 https://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/obit-leach-robin-1.4797791?cmp=rss

Bill Clinton, Smokey Robinson to speak at Aretha Franklin’s funeral

Former U.S president Bill Clinton, Smokey Robinson, the Rev. Jesse Jackson and Cicely Tyson will be among the speakers at Aretha Franklin's...

John Lennon’s killer denied parole for 10th time

John Lennon's killer has been denied parole for a 10th time and will remain behind bars for at least two more years....