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Rare 1,000-year-old manuscript returned to Greece from US

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — A U.S. museum has returned a valuable 1,000-year-old Christian manuscript to a monastery in northern Greece it was looted from by Bulgarian forces more than a century ago together with hundreds of other documents and artifacts.
National library association calls for release of remaining residential school records

National library association calls for release of remaining residential school records

OTTAWA — The Canadian Federation of Library Associations is calling on federal cabinet ministers to support a full public release of remaining residential school records held by the Catholic Church and the government.
Scary stuff to stream in October: Sci-fi yarn 'Peripheral,' thrilling 'Midnight Club'

Scary stuff to stream in October: Sci-fi yarn 'Peripheral,' thrilling 'Midnight Club'

TORONTO — Here's a look at some of the standout TV series and films debuting on subscription streaming platforms in October: "The Peripheral" In a small town set in the near future, a young woman played by Chloë Grace Moretz plugs into the beta test
Hundreds line up to pay respects to late queen in Windsor

Hundreds line up to pay respects to late queen in Windsor

LONDON (AP) — Hundreds of royal fans lined up outside Windsor Castle for the chance to pay their final respects to Queen Elizabeth II as the chapel where the late monarch was buried opened to the public Thursday for the first time since her death.
After Supreme Court backs praying coach, no sweeping changes

After Supreme Court backs praying coach, no sweeping changes

Across the ideological spectrum, there were predictions of dramatic consequences when the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in favor of a public high school football coach’s right to pray on the field after games.
Review: The witches return in lively ‘Hocus Pocus 2’

Review: The witches return in lively ‘Hocus Pocus 2’

The nostalgia for “Hocus Pocus” has always been a bit of a mystery to me.
Production to begin on 'Mr. Dressup' documentary, Prime Video says

Production to begin on 'Mr. Dressup' documentary, Prime Video says

TORONTO — Prime Video is pulling a new documentary out of its tickle trunk.
Model fearing Myanmar military heads to asylum in Canada

Model fearing Myanmar military heads to asylum in Canada

BANGKOK (AP) — A fashion model from Myanmar who feared being arrested by the country's military government if she was forced back home from exile has arrived in Canada, which she says has granted her asylum.
Friend or foe? Japan-China ties complicated after 50 years

Friend or foe? Japan-China ties complicated after 50 years

TOKYO (AP) — Friend or foe? Or both? On the streets of Tokyo and Beijing, the ties between Japan and China remain complicated and often contradictory, 50 years after the two Asian countries normalized relations as part of the process that brought Com
Toronto-bred ‘Heartland,’ 'Designated Survivor' actor Robert Cormier dead at 33

Toronto-bred ‘Heartland,’ 'Designated Survivor' actor Robert Cormier dead at 33

TORONTO — Robert Cormier, a Toronto-born actor whose credits include “American Gods" and the long-running CBC series “Heartland” has died at age 33. The funeral director at Ridley Funeral Home confirmed the death, but did not reveal a cause.