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Breaking Michael Redhill, Bellevue Square author, wins Giller Book Prize audio
Michael Redhill has won the Giller Prize, Canada's richest literary award, for his novel Bellevue Square.
CBS suspends Charlie Rose, PBS halts show amid sexual misconduct allegations
PBS says it is immediately halting distribution of Charlie Rose's interview program and CBS News suspended him following the Washington Post's report of eight women who accused the veteran newsman of multiple unwanted sexual advances and inappropriate behaviour.
Della Reese, singer and Touched by an Angel actress, dead at 86
Della Reese, the actress and gospel-influenced singer who in middle age found her greatest fame as Tess, the wise angel in the long-running television drama Touched by an Angel, has died at age 86.
Harrison Ford comes to the rescue after car accident
Harrison Ford came to the real-life rescue of a woman who was involved in a car accident north of Los Angeles.
New York Times reporter Glenn Thrush suspended in harassment probe
The New York Times says it has suspended White House reporter Glenn Thrush while it investigates charges that he made unwanted advances on young women while he worked as a reporter at Politico and the Times.
Al Franken faces new allegation of unwanted touching
A second woman has accused Minnesota Sen. Al Franken of improper conduct, saying he put his hand on her buttocks as they posed for a picture at the Minnesota State Fair in 2010 — after he had begun his career in the Senate.
Stuart McLean's archives to live on at McMaster University audio
The personal archives of beloved storyteller and award-winning humorist Stuart McLean have found a new home at Hamilton’s McMaster University.
India ruling party member offers $1.5M bounty for Padmavati director, star
A member of India's Hindu nationalist ruling party has offered a $1.5 million US reward to anyone who beheads the lead actress and the director of the yet-to-be released Bollywood film Padmavati over its alleged handling of the relationship between a Hindu queen and a Muslim ruler.
Jeffrey Tambor doesn't see how he can return to Transparent
Actor Jeffrey Tambor says he doesn't see how he can return to the Amazon series Transparent following two allegations of sexual harassment against him.
Women of colour face different battle in sexual harassment scandal
The dozens of women accusing Harvey Weinstein of sexual assault and harassment have sparked a landslide of revelations and yet, minority voices are still largely absent from this growing movement.