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Alan Thicke songs to be inducted into Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame

Alan Thicke songs to be inducted into Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame

TORONTO — Beloved TV sitcom dad Alan Thicke is being honoured by the Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame on Friday for a trio of popular theme songs he helped create. The late actor, who grew up in Kirkland Lake, Ont.

Alan Thicke to be inducted into Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame

TORONTO — Beloved TV sitcom dad Alan Thicke is being inducted into the Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame on Friday for a trio of popular theme songs he helped create. The late actor, who grew up in Kirkland Lake, Ont.
'Do our lives count for less?': COVID-19 exposes cracks in disability aid

'Do our lives count for less?': COVID-19 exposes cracks in disability aid

Karyn Keith says she isn't asking for much. All she wants is the same support she'd receive if she was out of a job because of the pandemic, rather than unable to work because of her disabilities. The 44-year-old mother in Brampton, Ont.
Is it safe to reopen schools during the pandemic?

Is it safe to reopen schools during the pandemic?

Is it safe for schools to reopen during the pandemic? It depends on how widespread COVID-19 infections are in the community and the safety measures the school takes.
COVID-19 cuts short 1st Alaska cruise of stunted season

COVID-19 cuts short 1st Alaska cruise of stunted season

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The first cruise in an already decimated southeast Alaska cruise season came to a devastating end Wednesday when a small ship carrying 36 passengers returned to Juneau because one of the guests had tested positive for COVID-19.
Ren, Stimpy to make TV comeback in new Comedy Central show

Ren, Stimpy to make TV comeback in new Comedy Central show

LOS ANGELES — The brazen humour of “The Ren & Stimpy Show” will be revisited in a new Comedy Central version of the animated series.
Kaley Cuoco takes to skies in 'The Flight Attendant'

Kaley Cuoco takes to skies in 'The Flight Attendant'

LOS ANGELES — Kaley Cuoco was looking for her next project three years before “The Big Bang Theory” ended. She found it reading a snippet about a book on Amazon.
Selena Gomez takes the heat in new cooking show

Selena Gomez takes the heat in new cooking show

Selena Gomez is taking the heat in the kitchen. The singer-actress slices and dices in “Selena + Chef,” debuting Aug. 13 on the new HBO Max streaming service. The 10-episode series was shot in the kitchen of Gomez’s new Los Angeles-area house.
HBO's 'Coastal Elites' cast tackles social satire, anxiety

HBO's 'Coastal Elites' cast tackles social satire, anxiety

LOS ANGELES — For Bette Midler and Sarah Paulson, making HBO's “Coastal Elites” in pandemic-forced isolation proved an unsettling challenge. “It was just bizarre, completely bizarre, because it leads you ...
New Toronto drive-in aims to quench thirst of Raptors and Leafs fans, hold a few concerts

New Toronto drive-in aims to quench thirst of Raptors and Leafs fans, hold a few concerts

TORONTO — Sports fans can't pack into arenas this summer, but a new Toronto drive-in theatre hopes to get them a bit closer to the action.