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Eden Robinson says she couldn’t unsee ‘Trickster’ cast while writing third book

Eden Robinson says she couldn’t unsee ‘Trickster’ cast while writing third book

Eden Robinson says she couldn’t unsee ‘Trickster’ cast while writing third book

Eden Robinson says she couldn’t unsee ‘Trickster’ cast while writing third book
Brandon Cronenberg’s ‘Possessor Uncut’ is a chilling look at surveillance, identity

Brandon Cronenberg’s ‘Possessor Uncut’ is a chilling look at surveillance, identity

Brandon Cronenberg’s ‘Possessor Uncut’ is a chilling look at surveillance, identity

Brandon Cronenberg’s ‘Possessor Uncut’ is a chilling look at surveillance, identity
Shawn Mendes takes photos with fans as he arrives on the red carpet at the iHeartRadio MMVAs in Toronto on August 26, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
Shawn Mendes takes photos with fans as he arrives on the red carpet at the iHeartRadio MMVAs in Toronto on August 26, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2015, file photo, Australian-born singer Helen Reddy attends the 2015 G’DAY USA GALA at the Hollywood Palladium in Los Angeles. Reddy, who shot to stardom in the 1970s with her feminist anthem “I Am Women” and recorded a string of other hits, has died at age 78. Reddy’s children Traci and Jordan announced that the actress-singer died Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2020, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Rob Latour/Invision/AP, File)

‘I Am Woman’ singer Helen Reddy, ’70s hitmaker, dies at 78

Best female vocal pop performance Grammy Award in 1973

  • Sep 30, 2020
FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2015, file photo, Australian-born singer Helen Reddy attends the 2015 G’DAY USA GALA at the Hollywood Palladium in Los Angeles. Reddy, who shot to stardom in the 1970s with her feminist anthem “I Am Women” and recorded a string of other hits, has died at age 78. Reddy’s children Traci and Jordan announced that the actress-singer died Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2020, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Rob Latour/Invision/AP, File)
Actor Joel Oulette poses in an undated handout photo. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO, CBC, Nadya Kwandibens, Red Works Photography
Actor Joel Oulette poses in an undated handout photo. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO, CBC, Nadya Kwandibens, Red Works Photography

Canadian Olympian Katerine Savard shines in Cannes-selected ‘Nadia, Butterfly’

Unlike many sports movies, Nadia, Butterfly is not about wins, losses or…

Madeline Merlot performing CP Holiday Train in Wetaskiwin Dec. 6, 2019. Photo/ Pipestone Flyer.

CP Holiday Train cancelled this year; virtual concert to be held in lieu of event

Canadian Pacific will still donate to local food banks in its network and host a virtual concert.

Madeline Merlot performing CP Holiday Train in Wetaskiwin Dec. 6, 2019. Photo/ Pipestone Flyer.
FILE - In this Oct. 19, 2016 file photo, moderator Chris Wallace guides the discussion during the presidential debate at UNLV in Las Vegas. All eyes are on Fox’s Chris Wallace as he prepares to moderate the first presidential debate. Wallace is the only journalist moderating one of the four debates this fall who has been there before: he was the onstage referee for the third meeting between President Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. (Joe Raedle/Pool via AP, File)

The only debate moderator to return, Fox’s Wallace preps

Known as methodical, even-tempered and never showy

  • Sep 29, 2020
FILE - In this Oct. 19, 2016 file photo, moderator Chris Wallace guides the discussion during the presidential debate at UNLV in Las Vegas. All eyes are on Fox’s Chris Wallace as he prepares to moderate the first presidential debate. Wallace is the only journalist moderating one of the four debates this fall who has been there before: he was the onstage referee for the third meeting between President Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. (Joe Raedle/Pool via AP, File)
Steve Harvey poses for a portrait on Thursday, Sept. 17, 2020 in Atlanta. Harvey says his daytime talk show being canceled by NBC opened up new doors with Facebook Watch. The comedian launched “Steve on Watch” on the streaming platform. (Photo by Paul R. Giunta/Invision/AP)

Steve Harvey talks show revival on Facebook Watch, NBC split

Launches new talk show ‘Steve on Watch’

  • Sep 29, 2020
Steve Harvey poses for a portrait on Thursday, Sept. 17, 2020 in Atlanta. Harvey says his daytime talk show being canceled by NBC opened up new doors with Facebook Watch. The comedian launched “Steve on Watch” on the streaming platform. (Photo by Paul R. Giunta/Invision/AP)
Toronto-raised musician plans virtual concert tribute for John Lennon’s 80th birthday

Toronto-raised musician plans virtual concert tribute for John Lennon’s 80th birthday

Toronto-raised musician plans virtual concert tribute for John Lennon’s 80th birthday

Toronto-raised musician plans virtual concert tribute for John Lennon’s 80th birthday
In this undated handout photo issued by WWF on Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020, British Naturalist Sir David Attenborough, sits with Prince William for a private outdoor screening of his upcoming film, David Attenborough: A Life On Our Planet, at Kensington Palace, London.(WWF via AP)

Attenborough gives shark tooth to 7-year-old Prince George

Tooth found in Malta in late 1960s

  • Sep 28, 2020
In this undated handout photo issued by WWF on Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020, British Naturalist Sir David Attenborough, sits with Prince William for a private outdoor screening of his upcoming film, David Attenborough: A Life On Our Planet, at Kensington Palace, London.(WWF via AP)
Tenille Townes poses on the red carpet at the Canadian Country Music Awards in Calgary on September 8, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh
Tenille Townes poses on the red carpet at the Canadian Country Music Awards in Calgary on September 8, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh
Tenille Townes poses on the red carpet at the Canadian Country Music Awards in Calgary on September 8, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh

Tenille Townes, Dean Brody and Brett Kissel top nominees at tonight’s CCMA Awards

OTTAWA — Tenille Townes could be lined up for some major wins…

Tenille Townes poses on the red carpet at the Canadian Country Music Awards in Calgary on September 8, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh
Members of Japanese pop music band ARASHI listen to a question during an interview with The Associated Press in Tokyo on Thursday, Sept. 17, 2020. Back row, from left, clockwise, are Satoshi Ohno, Masaki Aiba, Kazunari Ninomiya, Jun Matsumoto and Sho Sakurai. The Japanese pop sensation group has a big surprise for fans as they near their planned hiatus at year’s end: a collaboration with Bruno Mars on their first all-English single.(AP Photo/Hiro Komae)

J-pop stars Arashi release English surprise before hiatus

Collaboration with Bruno Mars

  • Sep 25, 2020
Members of Japanese pop music band ARASHI listen to a question during an interview with The Associated Press in Tokyo on Thursday, Sept. 17, 2020. Back row, from left, clockwise, are Satoshi Ohno, Masaki Aiba, Kazunari Ninomiya, Jun Matsumoto and Sho Sakurai. The Japanese pop sensation group has a big surprise for fans as they near their planned hiatus at year’s end: a collaboration with Bruno Mars on their first all-English single.(AP Photo/Hiro Komae)
Carnival parade floats sit unfinished in the Unidos de Padre Miguel samba school workshop, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, Sept. 21, 2020. Rio de Janeiro on Thursday, Sept. 24, said it has delayed its annual Carnival parade, saying the global spectacle cannot go ahead in February because of Brazil’s continued vulnerability to the new coronavirus pandemic. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)

Virus disrupting Rio’s Carnival for first time in a century

Brazil’s first confirmed COVID case was Feb. 26, one day after this year’s Carnival ended

  • Sep 25, 2020
Carnival parade floats sit unfinished in the Unidos de Padre Miguel samba school workshop, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, Sept. 21, 2020. Rio de Janeiro on Thursday, Sept. 24, said it has delayed its annual Carnival parade, saying the global spectacle cannot go ahead in February because of Brazil’s continued vulnerability to the new coronavirus pandemic. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)
‘No one else wrote like him”: friends mourn death of Nova Scotia poet Don Domanski

‘No one else wrote like him”: friends mourn death of Nova Scotia poet Don Domanski

‘No one else wrote like him”: friends mourn death of Nova Scotia poet Don Domanski

‘No one else wrote like him”: friends mourn death of Nova Scotia poet Don Domanski
Neon Dreams and Chantal Kreviazuk test waters of multi-province concert tours

Neon Dreams and Chantal Kreviazuk test waters of multi-province concert tours

Neon Dreams and Chantal Kreviazuk test waters of multi-province concert tours

Neon Dreams and Chantal Kreviazuk test waters of multi-province concert tours
Outgoing Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada Beverley McLachlin listens to a question during a news conference on her retirement, in Ottawa on Friday, Dec. 15, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang

Beverley McLachlin remembers Ruth Bader Ginsburg in award-winning memoir

Trump and Senate Republicans charge forward with plans to fill the court vacancy

Outgoing Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada Beverley McLachlin listens to a question during a news conference on her retirement, in Ottawa on Friday, Dec. 15, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang
Ryan Reynolds poses on the red carpet during the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival in Toronto on Sept. 16, 2015. (File photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Actor Ryan Reynolds looking to invest in Welsh soccer club

Talks to start with Reynolds and fellow actor Rob McElhenney

  • Sep 24, 2020
Ryan Reynolds poses on the red carpet during the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival in Toronto on Sept. 16, 2015. (File photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
CCMA Awards nominee Tenille Townes on ‘silver lining’ of a ‘strange’ year

CCMA Awards nominee Tenille Townes on ‘silver lining’ of a ‘strange’ year

CCMA Awards nominee Tenille Townes on ‘silver lining’ of a ‘strange’ year

CCMA Awards nominee Tenille Townes on ‘silver lining’ of a ‘strange’ year