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May 17, 2018 10:00 PM From souvenir mugs to condoms: a mind-boggling array of merchandise celebrating royal wedding

LONDON—As anticipation for this weekend’s royal wedding between Prince Harry and Meghan Markle reaches astonishing new heights, Brits may want to take a step back and ponder whether, perhaps, it has all gone too far. Or, as one royal condom company suggests, lie back and think of England. The list of merchandise on offer is mind-boggling: life-size cardboard 10

May 15, 2018 2:37 AM Modigliani painting fetches $157M at auction

Painting of reclining nude woman was once considered obscene in Paris A 1917 painting by Amedeo Modigliani of a reclining nude woman that was once considered obscene in Paris sold for over $157 million at an auction in Manhattan on Monday. Nu couché (sur le côté gauche) was the highlight of Sotheby's Impressionist & Modern Art sale featuring Pablo Picasso 25

May 10, 2018 5:07 PM Smashing Pumpkins extend reunion tour with run of Canadian dates in London, Calgary, Edmonton

Billy Corgan and his Smashing Pumpkins bandmates are putting more faith in Canada. The gothic rock ensemble has added three more stops north of the border for its Shiny and Oh So Bright tour over the summer. The Smashing Pumpkins will now play London, Ont. (Aug. 9), Calgary (Sept. 8) and Edmonton (Sept. 9). Those are on top of previously announced dates 10

May 10, 2018 12:41 AM Meghan Markle wax figure unveiled at Madame Tussauds ahead of royal wedding

LONDON—Madame Tussauds London has unveiled a waxwork of Meghan Markle as it prepares for events marking her May 19 marriage to Prince Harry. The likeness of the American actress sports the emerald green P.A.R.O.S.H. dress she wore for the couple’s engagement announcement. The waxwork will be placed beside one of Harry, which has been updated to add a beard 10

May 8, 2018 11:23 PM Yankees, Sox will find confines of London stadium hitter friendly

MLB’s top slugging teams expected to put on power display with shallow outfield walls. When the New York Yankees and the Boston Red Sox visit London for a two-game series in June 2019, the travel may be a hassle and beans and toast for breakfast may prove to be an acquired taste. But two of the best-hitting teams in baseball may find at least one thing 9

May 8, 2018 10:57 PM Raptor’s Anunoby makes an impression on LeBron

Rookie’s “futire is now,” Cavs star says after up-close look in playoffs. CLEVELAND—LeBron James spent four games up close and personal with OG Anunoby and came away impressed with the Raptors rookie. “I think he has a bright future. His future is now, actually,” the Cavaliers star said after dispatching Toronto in a 128-93 blowout to cap a four-game 9

May 8, 2018 5:27 PM Spotify to offer making-of audiobooks on world’s top albums

Spotify cut a deal with Britain’s Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, whose 33 1/3 series also documents the back stories behind David Bowie’s Low. LONDON—Spotify Technology SA will begin offering audiobooks that document the making of some of the world’s best-known albums, including Bruce Springsteen’s Born in the U.S.A. The world’s largest streaming-music service 7

May 8, 2018 8:00 AM How to watch the Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's royal wedding on CBC

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's will tie the knot on May 19, and CBC has every angle covered. Find out more about how to follow our coverage leading up to and on the day of the nuptials. Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will tie the knot on May 19 inside St. George's Chapel at Windsor Castle, and CBC has every angle covered. We'll be on location in Windsor 31

May 5, 2018 10:14 PM British doctors angrily reject Trump’s ‘war zone’ comments on knife crime

At the NRA convention Friday in Dallas, Trump said Britain has tough gun laws but that one London hospital is awash with blood because of knife wounds. “U.K. knife crime nowhere near your off-the-scale gun deaths,” she said. Trump spoke as London is experiencing an increase in knife-related violence. At the NRA convention, Trump also suggested that a co-ordinated 8

May 4, 2018 2:35 PM Meghan Markle won't have maid of honour; dad will walk her down the aisle

Markle's divorced parents will meet members of the Royal Family ahead of the wedding on May 19 Meghan Markle's father will walk her down the aisle when the American actress marries Prince Harry this month, and both her parents will meet the Queen and senior royals in the run-up to the ceremony, Kensington Palace said on Friday. The bride-to-be's divorced 24