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Lawsuit: Ultra refuses refunds for cancelled music festival

MIAMI — Two men are suing organizers of Ultra Music Festival, claiming they were denied refunds after the the three-day electronic dance music festival in Miami was cancelled in March because of the coronavirus pandemic.
NBC, producers say 'America's Got Talent' cleared by probe

NBC, producers say 'America's Got Talent' cleared by probe

LOS ANGELES — An investigation of Gabrielle Union’s complaints of racism on the set of “America’s Got Talent” concluded that her allegations were unfounded, according to NBC and the show’s producers.
Review: 'The Vast of Night' is a cunning lo-fi sci-fi noir

Review: 'The Vast of Night' is a cunning lo-fi sci-fi noir

“The Vast of Night,” a micro-budget noir set in 1950s New Mexico, crackles with B-movie electricity. The film is one of those little miracles: a directorial debut, made for nothing, that establishes a young filmmaker of self-evident command.
American virus deaths at 100,000: What does a number mean?

American virus deaths at 100,000: What does a number mean?

The fraught, freighted number of this particular American moment is a round one brimming with zeroes: 100,000. A hundred thousands. A thousand hundreds. Five thousand score. More than 8,000 dozen. All dead.

After COVID-19 lockdown, fitness fans reconsider returning to the gym

Like many Canadians, Erin Riediger cancelled her gym membership when the country went into lockdown in March. For the first few days of quarantine, the Winnipeg-based architect tried crafting her own yoga routine, to no avail.
Through kids' eyes: Virus outbreak brings sadness, fear, joy

Through kids' eyes: Virus outbreak brings sadness, fear, joy

CHICAGO — These are children of the pandemic. In the far-north Canadian town of Iqaluit, one boy has been glued to the news to learn everything he can about the coronavirus.
CBC reveals fall/winter lineup including 'Battle of the Blades,' 'Lady Dicks'

CBC reveals fall/winter lineup including 'Battle of the Blades,' 'Lady Dicks'

TORONTO — "Battle of the Blades" won't have a live audience. And "Family Feud Canada" is searching virtually for season 2 contestants.
Review: 'High Note' is easy listening for troubled times

Review: 'High Note' is easy listening for troubled times

There may have been a point — say, oh, a few months ago? — when we’d have demanded a lot more edge from a movie like “The High Note,” and been less forgiving of its more implausible moments.
Experts say US coronavirus death count is flawed, but close

Experts say US coronavirus death count is flawed, but close

NEW YORK — The U.S. is hitting a tragic milestone: 100,000 dead from the coronavirus. But is that number right? The accuracy of U.S. coronavirus death count has been both a scientific and political issue.
After COVID-19 lockdown, fitness fans reconsider returning to the gym

After COVID-19 lockdown, fitness fans reconsider returning to the gym

Like many Canadians, Erin Riediger cancelled her gym membership when the country went into lockdown in March. For the first few days of quarantine, the Winnipeg-based architect tried crafting her own yoga routine, to no avail.