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October 7, 2018 11:30 AM Tabloids: Meghan’s a rule breaker, wave maker, chance taker

Cover: Finally! A week-late account of how Meghan shut her own car door. Dearest readers, please remember this mostly pleasant article that brags about how down-to-earth she is, because in a month, Star will have an exposé about how the duchess is a spoiled rotten brat who’s spending the Queen’s money like water. The ciiiiiiircle of liiiiiife! More like McStingy 132

October 3, 2018 6:56 PM Trudeau taps Indigenous advocate, G7 organizer for Senate seats in Alberta and Ontario

Paula Simons, who fills a vacant seat in Alberta, will be familiar to many in the province. Simons is a former political columnist and reporter with the Edmonton Journal, and she has won multiple national and provincial awards for her work. Patti LaBoucane-Benson fills another vacant seat in Alberta. A Métis, LaBoucane-Benson is director of research 104

September 26, 2018 10:13 PM Julie Payette says she’s ‘very proud’ to serve as Canada’s governor general

She said it’s been a “year of transition, a year of planning” to lay the groundwork for what she wants to accomplish in the next few years. “Personally I am very proud. It’s been a great honour and privilege to serve Canadians,” she said. “I take the role and responsibility that goes with that very seriously.” Organizations and charities that have been supported 103

September 24, 2018 9:15 PM Luka Modric beats Ronaldo and Messi for world footballer of the year

Messi didn’t make the three-man shortlist and skipped the trip to London. And as a new dawn in FIFA’s awards history broke inside London’s Royal Festival Hall, Ronaldo also didn’t turn up at the ceremony to be dethroned in person by his former Real Madrid teammate despite being in the final three alongside Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah. “Two guys we don’t 120

September 19, 2018 5:02 PM Elizabeth Hay, Terese Marie Mailhot, and more on shortlist for $60,000 Writers’ Trust Nonfiction prize

Antigone Undone, by Will Aitken (University of Regina Press); All Things Consoled by Elizabeth Hay (McClelland and Stewart), Heart Berries by Terese Marie Mailhot (Doubleday Canada); In Praise of Blood by Judi Rever (Random House Canada), and The Woo Woo by Lindsay Wong (Arsenal Pulp Press) which comes out Oct. 1. Each of the finalists will receive $5,000. The winners 92

September 9, 2018 4:15 PM Quincy Jones praises Drake, mourns ‘painful’ loss of Aretha Franklin

The famed composer, who’s won 27 Grammy Awards, is his typical candid self in the film as he opens up about his childhood struggles, overcoming racial hurdles and an alcohol addiction, and working with a staggering number of fellow musical superstars. Set to hit Netflix on Sept. 21, the doc was written and directed by his daughter, actress Rashida Jones 117

August 21, 2018 6:30 PM Plane reportedly carrying rapper Post Malone blows 2 tires on takeoff, will try emergency landing

TETERBORO, N.J.— A plane that blew two tires during takeoff at a small New Jersey airport was circling over Connecticut before what authorities said would be an attempt to make an emergency landing at an airport in Massachusetts. TMZ reports the plane is carrying rapper Post Malone, who performed last night at the MTV Video Music Awards in New York. The Gulfstream 104

August 21, 2018 1:56 PM Backlash for Madonna after Aretha Franklin tribute ‘paying homage to herself’

NEW YORK—The backlash was swift for Madonna’s rambling, egocentric tribute to Aretha Franklin at the MTV Video Music Awards, with media and Queen-of-Soul fans wondering why she got the gig in the first place. Dressed in flowing black with grandiose flourishes of African jewelry, Madonna’s send-off came before she presented the video of the year award 93

August 19, 2018 11:30 AM Ben Affleck’s birthday burger celebration: Stargazing

“IT’S FOR A ROLE!” sobs Ben Affleck, as he gets drive-thru. Alone. At a Jack In The Box. On his 46th birthday. (Backgrid) “IT’S REAL. I AM A CREEPER AND I LIKE TO KEEP A CLEAN AUTO!” screams Shia LaBeouf. As he cleans a car. On a movie set. While wearing what we hope is a fake “creeper” tattoo. (Backgrid) Sophie Turner is upset while out with beau Joe Jonas 112

August 3, 2018 7:00 PM More than 100 goats invade Idaho neighbourhood, chew on everything they could find

Goats do not belong on West Summerwind Dr., a quiet residential area in Boise, Idaho. But do not tell them that. Goats roam where they please, and around 7:15 a.m. Friday, bewildered homeowners awoke to find more than 100 of the animals casing the neighbourhood, looking for anything they could munch on. “I just saw dozens and dozens of goats chewing 88