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Attacks on older Asians stoke fear as Lunar New Year begins

Attacks on older Asians stoke fear as Lunar New Year begins

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New doc to offer behind-the-scenes look at The Weeknd's Super Bowl halftime show

New doc to offer behind-the-scenes look at The Weeknd's Super Bowl halftime show

TORONTO — The Weeknd's massive Super Bowl halftime show is taking centre stage once again in a new behind-the-scenes documentary. U.S.
Timberlake apologizes to Britney Spears and Janet Jackson

Timberlake apologizes to Britney Spears and Janet Jackson

NEW YORK — In a lengthy social media post, Justin Timberlake says that he wants to apologize to Britney Spears and Janet Jackson “because I care for and respect these women and I know I failed.

Canadian Press NewsAlert: Stricter border controls for travellers to begin Feb. 22

OTTAWA — Strict new quarantine and testing measures for travellers arriving in Canada will begin Feb. 22.
Viral Vegas: Deaths jump, tourism slumps amid long pandemic

Viral Vegas: Deaths jump, tourism slumps amid long pandemic

LAS VEGAS — Six weeks ago, thousands of New Year’s revelers gathered beneath the neon-lit marquees on the Las Vegas Strip — even though the big annual fireworks show was called off due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Fox hosts Dobbs, Bartiromo strike back in voting fraud suit

Fox hosts Dobbs, Bartiromo strike back in voting fraud suit

Three Fox News hosts — Maria Bartiromo, Lou Dobbs and Jeanine Pirro — are seeking the dismissal of claims against them and their employer as part of a $2.7 billion libel lawsuit brought by the voting technology company Smartmatic.
For her directorial debut, Robin Wright found ‘Land’

For her directorial debut, Robin Wright found ‘Land’

Robin Wright used to joke that her directorial debut had already been made. It was called “Blue Valentine,” it starred Michelle Williams and Ryan Gosling as a couple falling apart, it came out in 2010 and it was directed by Derek Cianfrance, not her.
Museum must ask 'hard questions' after racism, toxic workplace reports, says chair

Museum must ask 'hard questions' after racism, toxic workplace reports, says chair

VICTORIA — The Royal British Columbia Museum has been thrust into a public modernization of its internal and external culture after reports alleging racism and toxic working conditions at the institution, says the Crown corporation's board chairman.
Review: A star-making lead performance in 'The Mauritanian'

Review: A star-making lead performance in 'The Mauritanian'

It’s often the case that movies based on true stories offer a glimpse of the real-life characters at the end.
Chinese TV features blackface performers in New Year's gala

Chinese TV features blackface performers in New Year's gala

BEIJING — Chinese state TV included dancers in blackface portraying Africans in a holiday gala for the second time in three years, prompting criticism online, as Asia welcomed the Year of the Ox with muted festivities amid travel curbs to contain ren