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US animator, filmmaker Gene Deitch dies in Prague at 95

US animator, filmmaker Gene Deitch dies in Prague at 95

PRAGUE, Czech Republic — Gene Deitch, an American Oscar-winning illustrator, animator, film director and producer has died. He was 95.
Growing calls to re-open parks, expand streets to pedestrians amid COVID-19

Growing calls to re-open parks, expand streets to pedestrians amid COVID-19

Lloyd Alter was running on a Toronto sidewalk recently when he stepped into a busy street without thinking to avoid a woman pushing a baby stroller.

Q and A: Experts discuss some key COVID-19 concerns

With COVID-19 now affecting the lives of Canadians on so many levels, people across the country are seeking answers to numerous important questions they have about the novel coronavirus.
Celine Dion, Shawn Mendes among stars set to appear in 'One World' special

Celine Dion, Shawn Mendes among stars set to appear in 'One World' special

Canadian singers Celine Dion, Shawn Mendes, and Michael Buble are among the artists slated to appear in tonight's "One World: Together At Home" global TV and streaming special.
ESPN, NFL Network ready to tackle challenges of remote draft

ESPN, NFL Network ready to tackle challenges of remote draft

The NFL draft is annually one of the most ambitious productions that ESPN does. Next week's coverage might go down as THE most ambitious in the network's 40-year history.
Announcers find ways to keep busy with sports world on hold

Announcers find ways to keep busy with sports world on hold

Joe Buck has taken up a different type of commentary with games at a standstill. Instead of setting the scene from the 18th fairway, the Fox announcer can be heard describing a toddler’s short game on social media.
Announcers find ways to keep busy with sports world on hold

Announcers find ways to keep busy with sports world on hold

Joe Buck has taken up a different type of commentary with games at a standstill. Instead of setting the scene from the 18th fairway, the Fox announcer can be heard describing a toddler’s short game on social media.
Taylor Swift has cancelled all shows, appearances for 2020

Taylor Swift has cancelled all shows, appearances for 2020

NEW YORK — Taylor Swift is cancelling all of her performances and appearances for the rest of the year because of the coronavirus pandemic.
TV doctors Oz and Phil explaining controversial Fox comments

TV doctors Oz and Phil explaining controversial Fox comments

NEW YORK — Two television doctors — Dr. Oz and Dr. Phil — are finding themselves trying to explain comments they made about coronavirus restrictions during appearances on Fox News Channel this week.
Caught in video mashup, Pinsky apologizes for virus comments

Caught in video mashup, Pinsky apologizes for virus comments

NEW YORK — Celebrity doctor Drew Pinsky has apologized for a series of statements unspooled in a recent video where he downplayed the coronavirus and suggested it was a “press-induced panic.