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Big-top comeback? Cirque du Soleil brings Luzia to Toronto amid global expansion plans
Unveiling Luzia, its latest eye-popping artistic confection, Cirque du Soleil says it is refocusing on live shows — its "bread and butter" — while also moving forward on its ambitious menu of expansion projects worldwide.
Appeal filed in Led Zeppelin Stairway to Heaven copyright case
Lawyers have appealed a jury decision that cleared Led Zeppelin of accusations it lifted a riff from an obscure 1960s instrumental for the intro to its classic rock anthem Stairway to Heaven.
$2.5M Salvador Dali sculpture vandalized in Quebec City
A staff that stands in front of the sculpture’s central figure was broken off sometime overnight on Monday.
Updated Netflix sets November debut for Gilmore Girls
The television revivals at Netflix that began in February with Fuller House continue as the streaming network announces the premiere date for another series reboot.
Will Smith and Margot Robbie thank Toronto with Suicide Squad fan experience video
After taking over downtown Toronto to film Suicide Squad last year, two of the movie's supervillains returned Tuesday to thank us with a fan experience.
Sandy Pearlman, punk and metal producer, dead at 72
Sandy Pearlman, an influential rock producer and manager who spent recent years lecturing at Canadian universities about the intersection of music and technology, has died.
How Pokemon Go found success — despite not being a very good game
Pokemon Go has taken the world by storm, with millions setting out this month to become Pokemon trainers — even though by most traditional metrics it isn't a very good video game.
Youree Harris, actress who portrayed TV psychic Miss Cleo, dead at 53
Youree Dell Harris, the actress who became famous playing the Jamaican psychic Miss Cleo, claiming to know callers' futures in ubiquitous TV infomercials and commercials 15 years ago, has died of cancer.
CBC BOOKS Madeleine Thien longlisted for Man Booker Prize
Canadian Madeleine Thien is among the 13 contenders for the £50,000 Man Booker Prize. Thien is nominated for her novel Do Not Say We Have Nothing, which follows two generations of a Chinese family - the first living through Mao's Cultural Revolution and the second protesting at Tiananmen Square in 1989.
Shawshank Redemption oak tree knocked down
A 200-year-old Ohio white oak tree that became a popular attraction for its role in the movie The Shawshank Redemption has fallen, downed during high winds.