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Leonardo DiCaprio named UN messenger of peace video
The United Nations has named actor Leonardo DiCaprio a UN Messenger of Peace with a special focus on climate change.
Barbra Streisand admits she doesn't sing at home video
Barbra Streisand opens up about her storied career, her life behind the scenes and her new album, Partners, in a Canadian broadcast exclusive with CBC's Jian Ghomeshi.
Angela Lansbury to take to the stage in Canada
Angela Lansbury, the iconic British actress, among stars slated to appear in productions announced in new Mirvish season revealed Tuesday in Toronto.
Cat Stevens new Peace Train tour to stop in Canada video
New Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member Cat Stevens is taking his Peace Train back on the road, with a stop in Toronto on Dec. 1.
Scotiabank Giller Prize 2014 longlist revealed
Twelve Canadian writers are contending for what has undoubtedly become the richest fiction prize in Canada - the $100,000 Scotiabank Giller Prize.
Barbra Streisand sparkles in duet with Jimmy Fallon
Legendary singer Barbra Streisand wowed the crowd in a parody performance with Tonight Show host Jimmy Fallon—her first late night TV show appearance in more than 50 years.
Robin Thicke admits to drug issue in Blurred Lines plagiarism suit
R&B singer Robin Thicke said he was high on painkillers and alcohol in 2013 when Blurred Lines became a hit, and said in a deposition Pharrell Williams wrote most of the song, according to court papers.
Apple's one-click tool deletes unwanted U2 tracks
Apple has released a special tool that lets people remove the U2 album it had automatically added to their iTunes music library last week
Stratford Festival to film 'entire Shakespeare canon' for Canadians video
The Stratford Festival has announced plans to film three of its Shakespeare productions this season for international release: King Lear, King John, and Antony and Cleopatra.
Live CRTC gets an earful at hearings on future of TV video
Canada's broadcast regulator is debating the future of television at a series of hearings in Gatineau, Que. Here's a look at some of what's been said so far and what we can expect before the hearings wrap up at the end of this week.