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What to stream in March: Sharply personal Netflix series from Canadian comic

Canadian comic Mae Martin slides onto Netflix with her strikingly personal TV…

‘Mixed verdict’ in Weinstein case may disappoint some #MeToo supporters: scholar

The verdict in Harvey Weinstein’s sexual assault trial is in, but Canadian…

Ex-coach gets 6 months in college scam, runs from courthouse

BOSTON — The former men’s tennis coach at the University of Texas…

  • Feb 25, 2020

Harvey Weinstein found guilty in landmark #MeToo moment

NEW YORK — Harvey Weinstein was convicted Monday of rape and sexual…

  • Feb 24, 2020

Weinstein jury back to work with signs of split over charges

NEW YORK — Jurors at Harvey Weinstein’s New York City rape trial…

  • Feb 24, 2020

Jane Goodall’s ‘The Book of Hope’ coming out in 2021

NEW YORK — Jane Goodall’s next book will be a tribute to…

‘Schitt’s Creek,’ ‘Anne with an E’ big winners at ACTRA Awards in Toronto

TORONTO — The CBC series “Schitt’s Creek” and “Anne with an E”…

Lizzo, ‘Just Mercy’ win top honours at NAACP Image Awards

PASADENA, Calif. — Lizzo was named entertainer of the year and “Just…

HIV-themed ‘Friends’ edit pulled after copyright claim from Warner Bros.

TORONTO — A Toronto-based HIV-AIDS hospital has pulled an edited “Friends” episode…

Weinstein rape trial jurors keep focus on ‘Sopranos’ actress

NEW YORK — One name that keeps coming up in deliberations at…

ACTRA honouree Jean Yoon reflects on her fight for onscreen diversity

TORONTO — Jean Yoon is flush with honours these days. In September,…

The Weeknd sets cross-continent tour with 57 dates, including several in Canada

TORONTO — Canadian R&B singer the Weeknd is going big for his…

Former Quebec media star Eric Salvail takes stand in his sex assault case

MONTREAL — Former Quebec media star Eric Salvail was no longer employed…

Rising classical star Alexandra Streliski to perform with Dallas Green at Junos

TORONTO — Breakout neo-classical pianist Alexandra Streliski will join City and Colour’s…

Deliberating a 2nd day, Weinstein jury revisits ‘06 account

NEW YORK — Jurors at Harvey Weinstein’s rape trial spent much of…

Cara Gee on the Indigenous pride and digital dog in ‘The Call of the Wild’

TORONTO — Canadian actress Cara Gee was living in Los Angeles for…

Bong happy ‘Parasite’ succeeded despite disparity it showed

SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of — Oscar-winning “Parasite” director Bong Joon-ho said Wednesday…

  • Feb 19, 2020

Vancouver-raised Kenneth Lum among winners of $25K Governor General’s art awards

OTTAWA — Vancouver-bred contemporary artist Kenneth Lum, whose works have challenged notions…

Jury ends 1st day of deliberations in Weinstein’s rape trial

NEW YORK — Jurors in Harvey Weinstein’s rape trial ended their first…

‘Schitt’s Creek,’ ‘Anne with an E’ lead Canadian Screen Awards pack

TORONTO — It will be a celebrated ending for Schitt’s Creek and…