Thursday, July 19, 2018

Post-Weinstein era prompts swift action against stars accused of sexual misconduct

Following the bombshell allegations against Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein, corporations no longer seem willing to protect their talent, even through settlements, and...

‘I feel so let down by Canada’: Radiohead and drum tech’s parents demand answers...

British rock band Radiohead is using its star power to pressure Canadian authorities for answers in the 2012 stage collapse at a...

More than half of U.S. children will be obese by age 35, study suggests

Nearly three in five children in the U.S. today are destined to be obese when they reach their 35th birthday, according to a new...

Rumours pin Omemee, Ont. as the secret site for Neil Young concert

Organizers have not confirmed the location for the show, but local media say that streets around the venue are closed through Saturday...

The Flash, Supergirl exec Andrew Kreisberg fired after investigation into sexual harassment claims

Warner Bros. Television has fired Andrew Kreisberg, showrunner and executive producer of The Flash, Supergirl and other popular CW network superhero dramas,...

A Prairie Home Companion’s Garrison Keillor fired over alleged improper behaviour

Garrison Keillor, the former host of A Prairie Home Companion, has been fired by Minnesota Public Radio over allegations of improper behaviour....

Pressure Cooker Guinness Beef Stew

1 Sear the meat: Pat the pieces of beef dry with a paper towel, then season them on all sides with the salt and...

‘Poop pills’ as good as colonoscopy to treat C. difficile: study

When it comes to treating Clostridium difficile with a fecal transplant — yes, human poop — swallowing a frozen capsule appears to have far...

NBC fires Matt Lauer over ‘inappropriate sexual behaviour’

NBC has announced that Matt Lauer, co-host of The Today Show, has been terminated for alleged "inappropriate sexual behaviour in the workplace."...

Halifax sees highest number of mumps cases in a decade

Health authorities are warning the public about a string of mumps cases in the Halifax area. There have been 14 confirmed cases of mumps confirmed...