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Canada's Plante humbled by Cannes selection for film "Nadia, Butterfly"

Canada's Plante humbled by Cannes selection for film "Nadia, Butterfly"

Canadian director Pascal Plante simply can't wait for the world to see his Cannes-selected film "Nadia, Butterfly.
Union files complaint against NBC, 'America's Got Talent'

Union files complaint against NBC, 'America's Got Talent'

LOS ANGELES — Gabrielle Union filed a complaint Thursday with the state of California against NBC and the producers of “America’s Got Talent," the latest move in a fight over her allegations that she was fired for objecting to an on-set environment t
Sheriff: Will of 'Tiger King' star's missing husband forged

Sheriff: Will of 'Tiger King' star's missing husband forged

TAMPA, Fla. — Someone forged the will of the missing husband of Carole Baskin, a woman prominently featured in Netflix’s “Tiger King" documentary series, a Florida sheriff said.
Universal takes first steps reviving Orlando theme park biz

Universal takes first steps reviving Orlando theme park biz

ORLANDO, Fla.

Canadian Paediatric Society issues guidelines on talking to teens about cannabis

OTTAWA — The Canadian Paediatric Society has issued guidelines to help doctors screen teenage patients for problematic use of recreational cannabis.

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Can pro sports make safe return amid pandemic? Experts say precautions needed

Can pro sports make safe return amid pandemic? Experts say precautions needed

Professional sports leagues in North America are getting deeper into conversations about when and how they can resume play during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Chad Brownlee apologizes over social media post depicting conspiracy theory

Chad Brownlee apologizes over social media post depicting conspiracy theory

Canadian country singer Chad Brownlee has apologized after posting a conspiracy theory image criticized as racist and antisemitic on his social media accounts.
Anxieties over racism heighten for many black Canadians in COVID-19 isolation

Anxieties over racism heighten for many black Canadians in COVID-19 isolation

TORONTO — Casey Palmer's hands were already full keeping his family safe from the COVID-19 pandemic when the killing of George Floyd provoked a flurry of emotions he's still trying to unpack.
COVID-19 puts National WWII Museum 20th anniversary online

COVID-19 puts National WWII Museum 20th anniversary online

NEW ORLEANS — Before the COVID-19 pandemic hit, the National WWII Museum in New Orleans was planning on a 20th anniversary crowd of thousands.