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  • Gord Downie memorial in Kingston, Ont. flooded with flowers and fans

    October 18, 2017 6:40 PM 4

    KINGSTON, Ont. -- Fans are gathering in the Tragically Hip's hometown of Kingston, Ont., to pay their respects to the late Gord Downie. Flowers and candles have been dropped off near a commemorative stone in the city's Springer Market Square, where fans gathered to watch a public screening of the band's final concert last summer. Kingston Mayor Bryan

  • 'We are less as a country': Politicians pay tribute to Gord Downie

    October 18, 2017 6:31 PM 5

    Tragically Hip lead singer was strong voice for reconciliation with Indigenous people Politicians paid tribute to Canadian icon Gord Downie following his death, praising him as a musical legend, loving man and strong advocate for reconciliation with Indigenous people. The Tragically Hip frontman died Tuesday night at age 53. He was diagnosed with an aggressive

  • Quebec media star Eric Salvail on leave following allegations of sexual harassment

    October 18, 2017 5:39 PM 6

    A popular Quebec media personality is suspending his professional activities amid allegations of sexual misconduct. Producer and talk show host Eric Salvail made the decision today after Montreal La Presse published a story with allegations from 11 people who said they were either sexually harassed or witnessed such behaviour. Just hours after the allegations

  • A Tribe Called Red co-founder Ian Campeau leaves group

    October 18, 2017 5:33 PM 3

    Ottawa-based electronic group's co-founder says he's stepping aside for his health One of the founders of Juno-winning Indigenous electronic music group A Tribe Called Red announced Wednesday he's leaving. Ian Campeau, who performs as Deejay NDN, said that one of the reasons he's stepping aside is for his health.. "These past few years, I've spoken about

  • Billy Joel to be a dad again at 68

    October 18, 2017 3:52 PM 4

    Billy Joel is set to become a father for the third time at the age of 68. The Piano Man hitmaker’s wife, Alexis Roderick, is expecting a sibling for their two-year-old daughter Della Rose, and is due to give birth next month. Joel shared the news during an interview with The Belfast Telegraph, as he gushed about life with a young child. “This one is pretty

  • Tragically Hip's Gord Downie dead at 53

    October 18, 2017 1:44 PM 6

    Rock poet who wrote Canadiana-laced lyrics had a commanding stage presence Gord Downie, the Tragically Hip frontman who united a diverse array of music lovers with his commanding stage presence and Canadiana-laced lyrics, has died. Downie had an aggressive and incurable form of brain cancer called glioblastoma, which he discovered after a seizure in December

  • Star Wars: Ron Howard unveils name of Han Solo spinoff film

    October 17, 2017 5:52 PM 7

    LOS ANGELES — The young Han Solo Star Wars spinoff film finally has a title: Solo: A Star Wars Story. Director Ron Howard announced the title Tuesday in a Twitter video celebrating production wrap on the anthology film starring Alden Ehrenreich as the grumpy space smuggler originated by Harrison Ford. The film also stars Donald Glover as Lando Calrissian

  • Oops! Actor Bill Pullman accepts, then breaks film award

    October 17, 2017 2:47 PM 5

    KINGSTON, N.Y. -- Bill Pullman is a bit of a klutz when it comes to holding onto a film award. The "Independence Day" actor was the recipient of the Excellence in Acting Award at the Woodstock Film Festival last Saturday night in Kingston, in New York's Hudson Valley. The Daily Freeman reports that after being handed the award, Pullman placed it on a shelf

  • John Dunsworth remembered as hard-working mentor on 'Trailer Park Boys' set

    October 17, 2017 2:39 PM 4

    TORONTO - John Dunsworth is being remembered as a vibrant actor whose drunken demeanour on the "Trailer Park Boys" belied his great intelligence and alcohol-free lifestyle. Lucy DeCoutere, who co-starred with Dunsworth on the "Trailer Park Boys," says for a guy who didn't "drink a drop, he was the most affable drunk in the country." DeCoutere adds that Dunsworth

  • Elton John ending Las Vegas residency in 2018

    October 17, 2017 1:02 PM 4

    LAS VEGAS -- Elton John will be pushing back from his piano at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas for the last time next year. John's last performance of his show "The Million Dollar Piano" will be on May 19, 2018, after more than 200 shows. It is John's second residency at Caesars Palace. His "The Red Piano" shows ran from 2004 through 2009. Tickets for the final