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Omar describes life as a fearless fighter in new memoir

MINNEAPOLIS — Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar’s metamorphosis from refugee to the first…

Nav on back-to-back No. 1s and learning from The Weeknd

NEW YORK — Canadian-Indian rapper Nav has no problem being signed to…

‘Baroness von Sketch Show’ to end after season 5 this fall

TORONTO — After five years of satirizing many facets of contemporary culture…

Kent Monkman apologizes for painting criticized as depicting ‘revenge rape’

Cree artist Kent Monkman is apologizing for a painting that critics say…

Ottawa, Wu-Tang Clan raise money for ‘A Better Tomorrow’ for local charities

Ottawa, Wu-Tang Clan raise money for ‘A Better Tomorrow’ for local charities

Stephan James shares his view on the ‘Homecoming’ fork scene as he returns for S2

Stephan James shares his view on the ‘Homecoming’ fork scene as he returns for S2

Networks have strong showing during busy sports weekend

Fans who had been starving for live sporting events had their appetites…

  • May 20, 2020

Summer Cruisin’: Car culture gets a new lease as cultural events turn to ‘pod’ life

TORONTO — Hollywood flicks were always the main attraction at Bob Boyle’s…

Kaie Kellough wins $65K Griffin Poetry Prize for ‘Magnetic Equator’

Kaie Kellough wins $65K Griffin Poetry Prize for ‘Magnetic Equator’

Socially distant concerts signal a reopening for live music

Socially distant concerts signal a reopening for live music

Video app TikTok names top Disney streaming exec as new CEO

TikTok, the popular short-video app that has also drawn national-security and privacy…

  • May 19, 2020

Film shows nightmare of an emergency room in Italy

NEW YORK — Filmmaker Sasha Joelle Achilli has made documentaries on the…

  • May 19, 2020

Elvis Presley’s Graceland set to reopen this week in Memphis

It annually attracts more than 600,000 visitors

Tributes pour in for award-winning Quebec actress Monique Mercure

A versatile actress, Mercure was known for her work in film, television and theatre

Oil, tourism, seafood — all hit in Louisiana virus fight

A worldwide oil glut was pushing down prices even before the pandemic fight lowered energy demand

Little Richard to be buried at historically black college

NASHVILLE — Rock ‘n’ roll pioneer Little Richard will be buried at…

Keith Urban hosts drive-in concert for medical workers

NASHVILLE — Country star Keith Urban is used to playing massive stages…

CW pushes upcoming season to January; ‘Kung Fu’ reboot set

LOS ANGELES — The CW network is pushing the traditional fall start…

  • May 15, 2020