Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Michelle Obama to release memoir in November

Michelle Obama's memoir, called Becoming, is coming out Nov. 13, according to a tweet from the former first lady. http://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/michelle-obama-memoir-november-1.4551270?cmp=rss

Dark drama Caught ‘inspired’ Allan Hawco after Republic of Doyle

After playing private investigator Jake Doyle on the popular series Republic of Doyle for years, Allan Hawco is moving to the other...

Gluten-Free Chocolate Banana Cupcakes

These gluten-free, vegan Chocolate Banana Cupcakes don’t shy away from the chocolate! They’re easy enough to tackle on a weekday, but also special enough...

Vegan Chocolate Frosting

This easy vegan chocolate frosting is made with just three ingredients! It's perfect for cupcakes, layer cakes, or anything else that needs a little...

The Breadwinner’s Saara Chaudry among ACTRA award winners

The star of the Oscar-nominated animated Canadian co-production The Breadwinner was among the honourees at the ACTRA Awards in Toronto. http://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/actra-awards-2018-saara-chaudry-1.4551138?cmp=rss

‘It makes you feel like your role is important,’ mom says of her NICU...

A Canadian-led study proves that keeping parents close to their newborns in the intensive care unit improves the wellbeing of infants. And mom and dad...

Don’t let Wonder Woman fool you: Female-led top movies still rare

Women as leads in Hollywood's top-grossing 2017 films aren't just small in number — the figure dropped compared to the year before,...

South Korean women on ‘birth strike’ as children come with too high a cost

According to an old South Korean myth, a childless couple came to Jumunjin Beach in Gangneung, sat in front of a rock and prayed for a son. With...

‘It takes longer to recover from cancer than to be treated,’ young adult cancer...

Most children with cancer in Canada now survive. But they're at greater risk of poor mental health outcomes, such as anxiety and substance abuse,...

Watchdog calls for ‘compassionate’ parole as prison system adopts new assisted death policy

The federal prison watchdog is urging more "compassionate" parole options and a ban on medically assisted death behind bars as Canada's prison system manages...