TORONTO, Ontario — Disgraced theatre mogul Garth Drabinsky will have to make another pitch for full parole after a panel weighing his release Monday couldn’t reach a unanimous decision.
SYDNEY, Australia — An Australian hotel is declaring itself a graffiti Belieber, despite being at odds with the city government.
QT Hotel in the Gold Coast said it gave Justin Bieber permission to spray graffiti on its wall. The Canadian singer and others posted images online showing cartoon faces in fluorescent paint on an outdoor wall at the hotel in Queensland state.
BATH, Maine—Capt. Kirk’s futuristic-looking vessel sports cutting-edge technology, new propulsion, and powerful armaments, but this ship isn’t the Starship Enterprise.
The skipper of the stealthy Zumwalt is Navy Capt. James Kirk. And yes, he’s used to the jokes about the name he shares with the TV starship commander played by actor William Shatner.
Kirk takes it in stride.
OTTAWA — First Nations flatly have rejected federal proposals for legislation covering education for aboriginal children.
Shawn Atleo, national chief of the Assembly of First Nations, said they are not acceptable and has set out five conditions for the federal government to meet.
SAN FRANCISCO — Katie Couric is joining Yahoo to anchor an expansion of the Internet company’s video news coverage in a move that she hopes will help persuade other broadcast TV veterans to make the transition into online programming.
ATLANTA — Rev. Frank Colladay stood at the end of the gate waiting. On the arriving plane was a passenger whose husband had just died of a heart attack on another flight. Her name was Linda Gilbert. The two had never met before.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Merrell Williams Jr., a one-time Kentucky paralegal who took on Big Tobacco as a whistleblower who leaked internal documents exposing health risks and the addictiveness of cigarettes, has died in Mississippi, decades after he joined the fight that forever changed perceptions of smoking.
BATH, Maine — Captain Kirk’s futuristic-looking vessel sports cutting-edge technology, new propulsion and powerful armaments, but this ship isn’t the Starship Enterprise.
The skipper of the stealthy Zumwalt is Navy Capt. James Kirk, and yes, he’s used to the jokes about the name he shares with the TV starship commander played by actor William Shatner.
Kirk takes it in stride.
DALLAS — A half dozen Irish soldiers toting guns with brilliantly polished bayonets formed a guard of honour outside the U.S. Embassy in Dublin as the U.S. flag was lowered to half-staff in one of several solemn ceremonies planned Friday to mark 50 years since the assassination of President John F. Kennedy in Dallas.
FORT WORTH, Texas — On a gloomy November afternoon, I helped carry the inexpensive wooden casket of Lee Harvey Oswald to a grave on a slight rise dotted with dying grass.