Wednesday, November 21, 2018

White House press corps opts for author over entertainer for next year’s dinner

The White House Correspondents' Association announced Monday that Pulitzer Prize-winning author Ron Chernow will address its annual dinner next year, breaking from...

Outsiders join Swedish Academy to pick Nobel Literature winners

Only half of those who choose the winners of next year's Nobel Prize in literature will be members of the scandal-rocked Swedish...

Canadian folk anthem Log Driver’s Waltz finds new life in children’s book

Written in the 50s, but popularized by a National Film Board video in 1979, the tune about a young woman's delight in...

Herb-Spiced Mixed Nuts

Once you taste these salty-sweet Herb-Spiced Mixed Nuts, you'll be glad you invited people over to help you eat them. They're dangerously good. Make...

Complaint filed against Surrey, B.C., naturopath-turned-councillor who campaigned as ‘physician’

A newly elected member of Surrey's city council who campaigned as a "community physician" without always revealing that she is a naturopath is now...

Diddy mourns late ex Kim Porter: ‘We were more than soul mates’

Sean "Diddy" Combs made his first public statements Sunday since the loss of Kim Porter, his longtime former girlfriend and mother of...

Have you seen these missing paintings?

Vancouver's Harrison Galleries closed in April, but artists across Canada and U.S. are left looking for answers about where their paintings might...

Filmmakers fall head over heels for Okanagan after location shoot

The plot of film The Orchard: an uptight L.A. talent agent inherits an idyllic Okanagan peach orchard. For the film's creators, life...

Mickey Mouse, icon of an animation empire, celebrates 90th birthday

Mickey Mouse, the brainchild of cartoonist Walt Disney that eventually came to symbolize a global entertainment empire, is celebrating his 90th birthday....

Monica Lewinsky reveals ‘narratives of secrecy’ in new Clinton Affair doc

A new documentary is exploring the Bill Clinton-Monica Lewinsky scandal, 20 years later, through people who were most familiar with the story,...