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Johansson referenced an interview Trump gave with CBS News earlier this week in which she suggested that she voices disagreement to her father “quietly and directly and candidly.” Johansson skewered Ivanka Trump in a skit while hosting Saturday Night Live in March. Johansson portrayed the first daughter in a recent Saturday Night Live sketch that showed […]

Jahkoy spent his early years in Jane-Finch, before moving east to Don Mills-Eglinton. I’m in a good space and everyone can see that I’m super hungry for it. He released his debut EP Foreign Water last October, and superstars like Pharrell Williams, Drake and Elton John have been giving him props. “The way that he […]

U.S. comedian Don Rickles, the performance curmudgeon known for his abrasive mocking and more recently as the voice of Mr. Potato Head in the Toy Story movies, has died at the age of 90. Though people close to him praised him as a good guy and a devoted family man, Rickles gained fame for an […]

What’s a teraflop? Microsoft released some of the technical specifications for the upcoming, upgraded Xbox console (codenamed Project Scorpio) on Thursday, answering some — but not all — questions about what to expect when it hits stores some time near the end of 2017. The Xbox One originally launched in 2013. According to Digital Foundry, Microsoft promises that owners of […]

Tweel’s corner in downtown Charlottetown. lost an artist Monday who spent a lifetime capturing the Island’s beauty and its people. (Lionel Stevenson) His life’s portfolio includes landscapes, portraits, architecture, advertising, nature and humorous shots. He even hired me to do some black and white printing for him.”  Stevenson was a master printer. In 1968 he had […]

“I hope he’s going to inspire a lot of people.”  Zekarias Mesfin kneels by his mother’s grave site in Ethiopia. “I’m so proud of him, more than words can say.” ​Tadesse will accompany Mesfin to the premiere in New York.  “He’s inspiring me,” she said. He eventually made it to Egypt, where he was crammed into […]

Deadline reports NBC has bumped its order for a revival of the series from 10 to 12 episodes. The revival was prompted by a 10-minute episode released online in September that urged voters to back Hillary Clinton in the presidential election.  With files from CBC News © The Associated Press, 2017 “This groundbreaking series for […]

But with dozens of levels and additional challenge modes, GEM also has the depth and ability to be replayed, making it conducive to longer gaming sessions. In GEM, the Switch’s left and right JoyCon controllers vibrate in sync with the action on the screen. As a player, you get to choose a level and start blasting enemies within […]

But before the show’s debut, he has already been facing criticism for his sometimes inconsistent Texan drawl.  “The accent was a challenge,” he admitted, calling it “mildly daunting” because he had jumped in “at the eleventh hour” to replace Jurassic Park’s Sam Neill, who was originally cast in the role but dropped out. Pierce Brosnan is returning to […]

The ad drew sharp criticism online, where it was accused of trivializing and mimicking imagery from recent protests for social justice causes — particularly last July’s protest against police brutality in Baton Rouge, La. It was online for about 24 hours. “It’s a tough one to defend.” Model and Kardashian clan member Kendall Jenner’s turn as a Pepsi-wielding […]

The mayor of Annapolis Royal, N.S., Bill MacDonald, wrote the letter to the CBC’s Hubert Lacroix, requesting an apology and a new episode after the series portrayed Quebec City as the site of the first permanent European settlement in 1608. They noted the previous attempt at permanent settlement in Port-Royal was cut short in 1607. “This omission overlooks the collective […]

2016’s Colonia (The Colony) Beauty and the Beast this wasn’t. Incidentally, the international co-production shared the same U.K. Though director Dito Montile’s indie project earned $454,490 US during its limited theatrical run in North America in December, after having previously screened at the Venice and Toronto International Film Festivals, Man Down is unlikely to match that […]

state of Louisiana, on July 9, 2016. “Pepsi was trying to project a global message of unity, peace and understanding,” the company said Wednesday in a news release. In its statement Wednesday, PepsiCo apologized to Jenner for putting her “in this position.” Critics say the image of Jenner handing the officer a Pepsi evoked a […]

The five stars allowed subscribers to tell Netflix whether they “hated,” “didn’t like,” “liked,” “really liked” or “loved” a particular video. Netflix’s video-streaming service is officially scrapping its familiar star-rating system, hoping to make it easier for its 94 million subscribers to signal whether they liked a movie or TV show. Instead, Netflix will now display […]