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‘Arrested Development’ stars stand by co-star Tambor

Jeffrey Tambor

LOS ANGELES – The cast of “Arrested Development” made it clear they fully support co-star Jeffrey Tambor as the beleaguered actor made one of his first public appearances at the show’s premiere. Tambor has kept a low profile since he was accused of sexual misconduct by two women who worked on “Transparent,” which he denied. He’s been dismissed from the show and its future is unclear. But he still has a role on the Netflix comedy, and at its Thursday-night premiere, co-stars like Will Arnett, Jason Bateman and Portia deRead More

Vandal hits Ottawa Buddha statue again

Buddha statue in front of Heron Road Temple.

Ottawa Police are investigating another attack on a Buddha statue outside the Buddhist temple on Heron Road.  This time, the vandalism was captured on surveillance tape.  It shows a man approaching the statue with a stick Wednesday night and smashing it repeatedly.  The monks at the Hilda Jayawardenaramaya Buddhist Temple say they don’t understand why someone would do this. “We are not here to spread hatred or anything else but peace and happiness,” says Bhante Jinananda, “I think one or two people are mad at this and try to revengeRead More

Markle seeks respect for dad after report he’ll skip wedding

Meghan Markle

LONDON – Kensington Palace says Britain’s Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are requesting “understanding and respect” for Markle’s father after a celebrity news site reported he would not be coming to the royal wedding to walk his daughter down the aisle. The palace’s statement did not confirm the TMZ report on Monday that Thomas Markle had decided not to attend Saturday’s wedding in Windsor, England. The palace said earlier that it would not comment on the report. TMZ said Thomas Markle was upset over the way his decision to haveRead More

Police searching for missing Severn Township man

Provincial police are appealing for the public’s help to locate a missing man from Severn Township. James Patreau, 55, is missing from a group home in Coldwater and was last seen on May 12th. Police says Patreau is known to go for a walk after dinner and usually returns around 8:30 p.m. for medication. He is described as 5’8”, 180lbs with a heavier build and short black hair. He was last seen wearing grey tracks pants with brown leather jacket. Source link #canadiannews #worldnews #headlinenews and stories from around theRead More

‘This Is America’ seals Glover’s rep as protest artist

Donald Glover

Jesse J. Holland, The Associated Press Published Wednesday, May 9, 2018 9:13AM EDT WASHINGTON — It’s been called a moving testament to modern times and an unflinching exploration of the wretched past experienced by African-Americans. Donald Glover’s “This Is America,” a music video that depicts gun violence amid a melange of racism, Negro minstrel shows, police brutality and mass killing, not only touched off a national debate, it affirmed Glover’s place in the pantheon of artists who reveal uncomfortable truths about race through their work. “The themes ain’t new butRead More

Brampton crash sends two people to hospital

brampton crash

Two people have been taken to hospital with various injuries following a two-vehicle crash in Brampton Tuesday night. The collision took place at around 7:45 p.m. in the area of Williams Parkway and Airport Road. Peel Regional Police said one person had to be extracted by firefighters after one of the vehicles involved struck a pole. Following the crash, a male was taken to a trauma centre with non-life-threatening injuries and a female was transported to a local hospital with unspecificed injuries. Officers said their major collision bureau will beRead More

Ex-Man United manager Ferguson recovers after brain surgery

Alex Ferguson

Rob Harris, The Associated Press Published Saturday, May 5, 2018 3:58PM EDT Last Updated Saturday, May 5, 2018 5:24PM EDT MANCHESTER, England — Former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson was in intensive care after emergency surgery for a brain hemorrhage on Saturday amid an outpouring of affection and get-well messages from across football. Since retiring from United after almost 27 years in charge in 2013, the 76-year-old Ferguson has continued to attend matches at Old Trafford and participate in coaching initiatives. “Sir Alex Ferguson has undergone emergency surgery todayRead More

N.B. flood levels reach highest in decades, expected to grow

N.B. flood levels reach highest in decades, expected to grow

CTVNews.ca Staff Published Friday, May 4, 2018 7:41PM EDT Last Updated Friday, May 4, 2018 8:31PM EDT The Saint John River has hit levels not seen in 45 years, but officials worry the worst of the flooding might be still to come. The water levels along the river are expected to continue their rise through Monday. The area could be hit with up to 30 millimetres of additional rain over the weekend, according to Environment Canada. In Saint John, water levels reached more than a metre above flood stage forRead More

Ayr man fined over illegal killing of bear

An Ayr man who killed a black bear without being licensed to do so has been fined $1,000. According Ontario’s Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry, the man shot the bear last November while hunting deer near Eganville, about 130 kilometres west of Ottawa. The following day, the man purchased a licence to hunt black bears. He then drove the bear’s remains to a butcher shop somewhere in southern Ontario. His scheme was discovered when a conservation officer spotted the remains while inspecting the butcher shop a few days later,Read More

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