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Rocker Ric Ocasek, frontman of The Cars, dead at 75

NEW YORK — Ric Ocasek, The Cars frontman whose deadpan vocal delivery…

10 Canadian albums contend for prestigious Polaris Music Prize

TORONTO — Five Quebecois music acts, a Top 40 singer and well-travelled…

Rocker Ric Ocasek, frontman of The Cars, dead at 75

NEW YORK — Ric Ocasek, The Cars frontman whose deadpan vocal delivery…

  • Sep 16, 2019

‘Jojo Rabbit’ wins People’s Choice Award at Toronto International Film Festival

TORONTO — The Toronto International Film Festival capped off with a surprise…

‘Ghostbuster’ sequel to focus on a family of original film

LOS ANGELES — The upcoming “Ghostbuster” sequel will focus on the descendants…

Six stellar films that flew under the radar at the Toronto International Film Festival

TORONTO — With the torrential buzz that dominates the biggest movies of…

Women’s Hall of Fame to induct Justice Sotomayor, Jane Fonda

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, actress Jane Fonda and attorney Gloria…

Huffman gets 14 days behind bars in college admissions scam

BOSTON — “Desperate Housewives” star Felicity Huffman was sentenced Friday to 14…

Tireless punk band Pup wants to make the most of second Polaris prize nomination

Tireless punk band Pup wants to make the most of second Polaris…

Eddie Money, ‘Two Tickets to Paradise’ singer, dies at 70

Eddie Money, who left behind a career as a New York police…

New ‘SNL’ player used anti-Chinese slur in 2018 YouTube post

LOS ANGELES — A newly announced “Saturday Night Live” cast member posted…

Banderas drew on his heart attack for emotions in new film

TORONTO — Antonio Banderas says his emotional state from having a heart…

New film explores legacy of Puerto Rican actor Raúl Juliá

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Members of Generation X may know Raúl Juliá for…

Ex-reality TV star Ravenel pleads guilty to assault on nanny

CHARLESTON, S.C. — Reality television star and ex-South Carolina treasurer Thomas Ravenel…

Indigenous, two-spirit couple from Alberta wins ‘The Amazing Race Canada’

TORONTO — Anthony Johnson and James Makokis hoped being the first Indigenous,…

‘Harriet,’ the first film about Tubman, premieres in Toronto

TORONTO — Hard as it may be to believe, Harriet is the…

‘Friendly Giant’ puppeteer and radio talent Rod Coneybeare has died

TORONTO — As the puppeteer of Rusty the Rooster and Jerome the…

Streaming competition to heat up in November as Apple TV Plus launches in Canada

TORONTO — As if there wasn’t enough to watch on TV already,…

Canadians ring in release of Atwood’s much-hyped ‘Handmaid’s Tale’ sequel

TORONTO — Canadian readers have long wondered about the inner workings of…

In new book, Times reporters detail Weinstein investigation

NEW YORK — A new book by The New York Times reporters…