CBC to air The Book of Negroes miniseries, special programming to mark Emancipation Day

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CBC has announced a series of specials highlighting works by Black Canadians, including a rebroadcast of The Book of Negroes miniseries, ahead of Emancipation Day.

Judge rejects tentative $19M Harvey Weinstein deal with accusers

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A Manhattan judge has rejected a $19 million US settlement between Harvey Weinstein and some of his accusers.

MMFA in turmoil, as fired director shoots back

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The museum says its director general failed to address psychological harassment and a toxic workplace culture. Nathalie Bondil says she was fired to distract from the way the board mishandled a controversial hiring.

Jimmy Fallon, Tonight show return to studio

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The studio is largely empty, but Jimmy Fallon is out of his home and back to the Tonight show stage, returning to NBC's Rockefeller Center headquarters in hopes of providing audiences with a little more 'normal' during the...

Statue of Black protester replaces toppled U.K. slave trader

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An artist has erected a statue of a Black Lives Matter protester atop the plinth in the English city of Bristol formerly occupied by a statue of a slave trader.

Autopsy confirms Naya Rivera’s death by accidental drowning

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An autopsy confirmed Tuesday that Glee star Naya Rivera died from accidental drowning, officials said, while her family released a statement honouring her 'everlasting legacy and magnetic spirit.'

Banksy’s latest COVID-19 tags scrubbed from London Tube train

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Even if you are Banksy, tagging is forbidden on London's Underground. Transport for London, the transportation agency for the greater London area, has scrubbed the acclaimed street artist's latest work on the subject of COVID-19 from one...

Tyra Banks tapped to host Dancing With the Stars

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Supermodel, actor and businesswoman Tyra Banks will replace longtime Dancing With the Stars host Tom Bergeron and take on a role as show's executive producer.

Ubisoft Canada CEO resigns amid harassment claims made against several employees

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Yannis Mallat, the president of Ubisoft Canada, resigned Saturday evening with immediate effect, according to a statement from the company. The announcement comes in the wake of a series of allegations, made throughout the company, of sexist...

Canadian modern dance pioneer Anna Wyman dead at 92

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Anna Wyman, a trailblazer of modern dance in Canada, died Saturday at the age of 92. "She was a very driven personality, she was totally devoted to dance and to movement," said Max Wyman, a dance historian and...

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1 million doses of potential COVID-19 vaccine by U.K. scientists to...

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A million doses of a potential COVID-19 vaccine being developed by British scientists are already being manufactured and will be available by September, even before...

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