But she had no inhibitions in that sense. Obama,” Browne said in an email message. Michelle Obama wore a two-piece lemongrass-hued ensemble by Cuban-American designer Isabel Toledo for day, and a one-shouldered white gown by New York-based, Taiwanese-Canadian designer Jason Wu at night. Obama carved her own sartorial path throughout her years in the White House […]

Parfitt’s family and his manager, Simon Porter, released a statement on social media saying the musician died in a hospital in Marbella, Spain Saturday following a severe infection. He had been admitted to hospital Thursday “following complications to a shoulder injury incurred by a previous fall.” “He will be sorely missed by his family, friends, fellow band members, management, crew […]

He told CBC News in 2014 that bowhead whales are close to his heart. An avid hunter and nature lover, Pitsiulak often liked to draw Arctic wildlife. He was 49.  Pitsiulak died Friday in Iqaluit, where he was being treated for pneumonia. “What more can I ask for than that people are noticing what we […]

We’re sending positive thoughts your way, General. Thoughts and prayers for our friend and everyone’s favorite princess right now.. No representatives for the performer were immediately available for comment, nor were city fire department officials.   Fisher, 60, who has been on a tour promoting a new memoir, is best known for her role as Princess Leia in […]

“How could I… New music: on the way. I got your back: Avril Lavigne and Chad Kroeger attend a pre-Grammy gala at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in February. The Complicated singer has fired off an online missive at Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg for mocking Nickelback, the band fronted by Kroeger (from whom she split in 2015 […]

“[The bison] was our source of everything, you know, spiritual, food, shelter, you name it. (Jared Thomas/CBC ) “Because we’re in Britain, it’s not like being in North America where your neighbours are First Nations, or you see them on television, or you see art made by them,” said Amber Lincoln, the British Museum’s Americas […]

© The Associated Press, 2016 Surveillance video from the heist shows the masked, armed suspects leisurely pulling artworks from the walls. “It was an ugly story that became a beautiful story.” Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko handed over the paintings to Franceschini in a ceremony in Kiev, saying “the theft of masterpiece paintings is akin to […]

We gave her the opportunity to fulfill that mission and she made the most of it,” said executive producer Harry Friedman. Faced with a terminal diagnosis in her battle against colon cancer, Cindy Stowell saw an appearance on Jeopardy in her final months as a “good opportunity” to help others struggling against the disease by donating […]

Thicke’s aorta ruptured about three hours after it first developed a tear, the death certificate states. Most recently, he starred in the film I Don’t Care and It’s Not My Fault Anyway and filmed a guest spot for Fuller House. Born in Kirkland Lake, Ont., in 1947, he worked for CBC shows and variety specials […]

“Two customers were removed from this flight and later rebooked after a disturbance in the cabin resulted in more than 20 customers expressing their discomfort. We are taking… 2/3— @Delta @hamzaorta95 …allegations of discrimination very seriously; our culture requires treating others with respect. In a series of posts and videos widely circulated on social media […]

25 performance would be refunded. Since taking office in June, President Rodrigo Duterte has overseen a crackdown on illegal drugs that has left more than 6,000 people dead, alarming Western governments and human rights watchdogs. Taylor said his scheduled performances in Hong Kong, Singapore, Australia and New Zealand would not be affected. ‘I’d be happy […]