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Italy's 5-Stars in chaos as Di Maio splits, forms new group

Italy's 5-Stars in chaos as Di Maio splits, forms new group

ROME (AP) — Italy’s political landscape shifted Wednesday after Foreign Minister Luigi Di Maio formalized his departure from the 5-Star Movement, splitting with the party he helped found over its Ukraine policy and other differences.
Canadian director Deborah Chow on expanding the 'inclusive galaxy' of Star Wars

Canadian director Deborah Chow on expanding the 'inclusive galaxy' of Star Wars

TORONTO — When Toronto-raised filmmaker Deborah Chow signed on to direct all six episodes of "Obi-Wan Kenobi," she had some thrilling ideas for where to take the Star Wars universe.
Review: Austin Butler, Baz Luhrmann deliver a grand ‘Elvis’

Review: Austin Butler, Baz Luhrmann deliver a grand ‘Elvis’

The brief life of Elvis Presley is not something that fits neatly into a conventional biopic formula, though many have tried.
Picture book adaptation of Sharon, Lois & Bram song to be published this summer

Picture book adaptation of Sharon, Lois & Bram song to be published this summer

Another classic children's tune from Sharon, Lois & Bram is getting the picture book treatment.
COVID cases rise in Southeast Asia, Middle East and Europe

COVID cases rise in Southeast Asia, Middle East and Europe

LONDON (AP) — The number of new coronavirus cases rose in Southeast Asia, the Middle East and Europe last week, while the number of deaths globally dropped by 16%, according to the World Health Organization's latest weekly pandemic report issued Wedn
Juno Award-winning artist Karim Ouellet died of diabetes complication: coroner

Juno Award-winning artist Karim Ouellet died of diabetes complication: coroner

MONTREAL — A Quebec coroner has concluded that singer-songwriter Karim Ouellet died last November of complications related to diabetes after the artist consumed methamphetamines.
Soccer Mommy's Sophie Allison plays with 'darkness and fun'

Soccer Mommy's Sophie Allison plays with 'darkness and fun'

NEW YORK (AP) — How songs come to Sophie Allison is pretty simple. They just sort of show up, raw and in need of attention.
The 2022 wedding boom: Budget 30% more amid inflation, shortages

The 2022 wedding boom: Budget 30% more amid inflation, shortages

TORONTO — Alexandria Gilles and Eric Thang had their hearts set on marrying at a local golf course they booked more than a year in advance. Instead, the Newmarket, Ont.
Bank of Canada deputy governor Timothy Lane to retire in September

Bank of Canada deputy governor Timothy Lane to retire in September

OTTAWA — The Bank of Canada says deputy governor Timothy Lane will retire in September. Lane joined the central bank in August 2008 as an adviser to the governor after 20 years at the International Monetary Fund.
Nickelback members, Corey Hart to perform at Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame gala

Nickelback members, Corey Hart to perform at Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame gala

TORONTO — Two members of Nickelback will bring their rocking sensibility to the Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame gala.