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  1. Prices to be adjusted for Oregon state parks campgrounds

    SALEM, Ore. - Oregon State Park officials say a record amount of people camping out may lead to a price hike for popular campground sites, and lower rates for least used sites. The Salem Statesman Journal reports (http://stjr.nl/2o1REvO ) that House Bill 2318 would make park fees more…
  2. A homey meal steeped in culture at The Argentine Experience

    BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - Let's start at the end, with dessert at The Argentine Experience. The Buenos Aires restaurant that immerses diners in culture offers an abundance of tastes and the stories behind them. On the night my family shared a communal table with another group of U.S.…
  3. Essentials of Buenos Aires: Evita, tango and pope's hometown

    BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - During Buenos Aires' heyday, fabulous wealth flowed into the city from Argentina's agricultural heartland, turning the country into one of the world's richest by the early 20th century. The evidence of that era is still apparent in the grand architectural…
  4. Buenos Aires neighbourhood Palermo Soho: Shop, eat, drink

    BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - Once you've seen Buenos Aires' wide, crowded boulevards and the balcony where Eva Peron waved to the masses, you might get the impression the city is all about grandiose architecture and the fast-paced attitude that is so common in big cities. But head to Palermo…
  5. Chabad Lubavitch hosts Seders around the world

    If spring break or other travel takes you away from home during Passover, the Jewish outreach organization Chabad-Lubavitch hosts communal Seders in cities, on college campuses and in vacation destinations around the world. Passover begins at sundown April 10. Chabad is hosting Seders the…
  6. Uniworld’s Joie de Vivre Sets Sail

    Travelpress.com - Travel 03.28 / 22:25 www.travelpress.com
    Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection’s newest Super Ship, the S.S. Joie de Vivre, has set sail on its maiden voyage along the historic Seine River. Inaugural events included a christening ceremony in Paris led by the ship’s Godmother, Dame Joan Collins. Following the event, the Joie de Vivre embarked on its journey through Northern France…more › The post Uniworld’s Joie de Vivre Sets Sail appeared first on Tra…
  7. The flipside of Ibiza: Famous party island also has a quiet side

    Torontosun.com - Travel 03.28 / 20:18 www.torontosun.com
    World renowned for its club culture and house music warehouse parties, Ibiza also has a charming side that can be easily overlooked. Here are a few things not to miss on the small island -- part of Spain's Balearic…
  8. A visit to Lisbon: Fado, sardines and the Age of Exploration

    Canada.com - Travel 03.28 / 16:25 www.canada.com
    Have you ever heard a song so tender and soulful it brought you to tears, even though you couldn’t understand a…
  1. 3 dead as freelance tornado chasers for Weather Channel crash vehicles

    Cbc.ca - Arts&Culture 03.29 / 04:17 www.cbc.ca
    Three storm chasers were killed when their vehicles collided at a rural crossroads during severe West Texas storms on…
  2. Bill Cosby's lawyers ask to exclude testimony on other women, pills

    Cbc.ca - Arts&Culture 03.28 / 22:51 www.cbc.ca
    Bill Cosby's lawyers don't want jurors at his suburban Philadelphia sexual-assault trial to hear he gave women quaaludes, money or educational…
  3. Margaret Atwood expands The Handmaid's Tale for audiobook

    Cbc.ca - Arts&Culture 03.28 / 16:35 www.cbc.ca
    Margaret Atwood hasn't quite finished telling The Handmaid's Tale, with the Canadian author contributing fresh material for a special audiobook edition set for release next…
  4. Family files lawsuit in Canadian filmmaker's Florida Keys dive death

    Cbc.ca - Arts&Culture 03.28 / 16:12 www.cbc.ca
    The family of a Canadian filmmaker and conservationist who died during a shark filming excursion in the Florida Keys has filed a wrongful death…
  5. Drake's More Life smashes records, including his own

    Cbc.ca - Arts&Culture 03.28 / 16:12 www.cbc.ca
    He started from the bottom, but now Drake's sitting atop the music charts again. More Life, the Toronto rapper's latest release, is officially a…
  6. World Video Game Hall of Fame names 2017 finalists

    Cbc.ca - Arts&Culture 03.28 / 16:12 www.cbc.ca
    The World Video Game Hall of Fame's 2017 finalists span decades and electronic platforms, from the 1981 arcade classic Donkey Kong that launched Mario's plumbing career to the 2006 living room hit Wii Sports, that made gamers out of…
  7. Will Smith briefly reunites with Fresh Prince castmates

    Cbc.ca - Arts&Culture 03.28 / 14:30 www.cbc.ca
    Will Smith has reunited with his Fresh Prince of Bel Air castmates, with co-star Alfonso Ribeiro noting it's 'always amazing to spend an afternoon with my Fresh Prince…
  8. A “tender poet” takes the prize for rising theatre stars at the 2017 Merritt Awards

    Thecoast.ca - Arts&Culture 03.28 / 14:18 www.thecoast.ca
    Meghan Hubley wins the Mayor’s Award for Emerging Artist. “A tender poet, sharp playwright, present actor, vocal feminist and ally” who shows “great integrity, and bravery” in work that is “personal, political, studied, careful and poetic.” This is how nominators described Meghan Hubley and her work, as they put her name forward for the city’s prize for an emerging theatre artist, selected by Theatre…
  1. Water emergency declared in Picton, Ont., due to leak from sunken barge

    Brandonsun.com - Lifestyle 03.29 / 04:29 www.brandonsun.com
    PICTON, Ont. - The mayor of Picton, Ont., has declared a water emergency as a precautionary measure and is asking residents to limit their water use because of contaminants leaking from a partially submerged barge. Efforts to recover the barge from Picton Bay began on Friday and Prince…
  2. BREAKING: Pro-life investigator charged with 15 felonies for exposing Planned Parenthood baby parts sales

    Lifesitenews.com - Lifestyle 03.29 / 03:42 www.lifesitenews.com
    Lead CMP investigator calls the charges 'fake…
  3. Johnson says ‘Baywatch’ is summer’s ‘sexiest, funniest’ pic

    Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle 03.29 / 02:12 lethbridgeherald.com
    LAS VEGAS – CinemaCon just got a little less dressed. The cast of “Baywatch” took the stage Tuesday afternoon alongside around two dozen scantily clad men and women sporting the classic red bathing suits to preview the film. Star Dwayne Johnson told the audience of theatre owners and exhibitors that their movie is going to The post Johnson says ‘Baywatch’ is summer’s ‘sexiest, funniest’ pic appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and…
  4. EXCLUSIVE: Canadian bishops’ aid agency still funding pro-abortion groups, denies wrongdoing

    Lifesitenews.com - Lifestyle 03.29 / 00:48 www.lifesitenews.com
    A LifeSite investigation found that Development and Peace continues to fund numerous pro-abortion…
  5. Senator Feinstein fails women with ‘precedent’ of deceit during Gorsuch confirmation hearing

    Lifesitenews.com - Lifestyle 03.29 / 00:48 www.lifesitenews.com
    ​Supreme Court Justices, Congresswomen, nor a mob of misguided feminists who march on Washington give us the right to live. God d…
  6. Man gets 6 years in $500K wine theft from famed restaurant

    Brandonsun.com - Lifestyle 03.28 / 23:57 www.brandonsun.com
    SAN JOSE, Calif. - Prosecutors say a federal judge in San Jose has sentenced a man to six years in prison following his conviction on a conspiracy charge stemming from the theft of more than $500,000 worth of wine from a famed Napa Valley restaurant. U.S. Attorney's Office spokesman…
  7. Sean Spicer tells reporter to ‘stop shaking your head’

    Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle 03.28 / 22:50 lethbridgeherald.com
    NEW YORK – White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer told a reporter to “stop shaking your head” during an exchange at his daily press briefing Tuesday. Spicer appeared annoyed by April Ryan, Washington bureau chief for American Urban Radio Networks, when she asked what President Trump’s administration would do to revamp its image following reports The post Sean Spicer tells reporter to ‘stop shaking your head’ appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald -…
  8. Cosby lawyers ask to exclude testimony on other women, pills

    Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle 03.28 / 22:50 lethbridgeherald.com
    PHILADELPHIA – Bill Cosby’s lawyers don’t want jurors at his suburban Philadelphia sexual-assault trial to hear he gave women quaaludes, money or educational funds. The defence says in court papers filed Tuesday that Cosby’s deposition testimony about those topics would prejudice the jury. Cosby acknowledged in a decade-old deposition he gave a woman quaaludes and The post Cosby lawyers ask to exclude testimony on other women, pills appeared first on The Lethbridge…
  1. Elton John Visits Vancouver Record Stores On Day Off

    Huffingtonpost.ca - Music 03.29 / 00:21 www.huffingtonpost.ca
    VANCOUVER — The owner of a small, independent record shop in downtown Vancouver is crossing his fingers for a repeat visit after music legend Elton John popped into his store unexpectedly earlier this week. David Jones, who has run Vinyl Records for 18 years, said he was thrilled to host the renowned composer Thursday afternoon and was impressed by the breadth of the performer's musical taste. "He came off a little bit like a musicologist,'' Jones said in an interview. "Given that t…
  2. Album review: Striker smashes metal through the skull roof

    Canada.com - Music 03.28 / 22:41 www.canada.com
    Striker Striker Record Breaking Records 4 out of five Hell yeah! That’s the two-word review of the sweet new Striker album, but my boss is looking over my shoulder so let’s drive this jagged submarine into the ice for some subterranean detail. From the first storm-summoning power chord on the opener Former Glory, Striker proves…
  3. Danny Brown and Jonah Hill Join Forces for Crazy-Ass "Ain't It Funny" Video

    Exclaim.ca - Music 03.28 / 22:15 exclaim.ca
    Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Reddit Yesterday afternoon (March 27), Danny Brown and Jonah Hill teased a collaboration together, keeping fans in the dark as to what exactly it was. Now, the two have lifted the curtain on a wild video for…
  4. Family of Late Filmmaker Rob Stewart Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit

    Exclaim.ca - Music 03.28 / 20:59 exclaim.ca
    Last month, Canadian director and environmental activist Rob Stewart tragically passed away after going missing during a dive off the coast of Florida. The 37-year-old filmmaker, best known for his Sharkwater documentary, died while working on a follow-up film. Now, his family has filed a wrongful death lawsuit. As the CBC reports, the lawsuit alleges that Stewart and dive organizer Peter Sotis both surfaced at the same time due to breathing difficulties. The lawsuit suggests that other …
  5. Greg MacPherson's Figure Walking Plot Canadian Tour, Share "Spring Thaw"

    Exclaim.ca - Music 03.28 / 19:18 exclaim.ca
    Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Reddit Greg MacPherson recently detailed his debut LP as Figure Walking, but before The Big Other arrives next month, the songwriter has shared details of a support tour and a new track from the album. A s…
  6. Oh Susanna Returns with 'A Girl in Teen City' LP

    Exclaim.ca - Music 03.28 / 19:18 exclaim.ca
    Nearly three years removed from releasing her star-studded Namedropper LP, Suzie Ungerleider has lifted the curtain on her next full-length effort as Oh Susanna. Titled A Girl in Teen City, the new record will arrive on May 26 through Stella Records. Twelve tracks in length, A Girl in Teen City sees Ungerleider team up once again with Jim Bryson in the producer's chair. Bryson also plays guitar and keyboards, with the record featuring Eli Abrams on bass, Cam Giroux and Paul Brennan on dr…
  7. Wolf Parade's Dan Boeckner gives busy signal with Operators

    Canada.com - Music 03.28 / 19:17 www.canada.com
    Multiple bands and side projects help keep the Montreal indie-rock heavy-hitter dialled…
  8. Calvin Harris Gets Young Thug, Pharrell and Ariana Grande for "Heatstroke"

    Exclaim.ca - Music 03.28 / 18:27 exclaim.ca
    Calvin Harris roped in Frank Ocean and Migos for his collaborative single "Slide" back in February, and the producer has another star-studded track on deck in the form of "Heatstroke," which will feature Young Thug, Pharrell and Ariana Grande. Taking to Twitter today (March 28), the producer revealed the artwork for the track, which looks similar to the sparsely populated art for "Slide." An accompanying page of writing credits shows that Pharrell pitched in on vocal production, while…
  1. Dario Argento Has Two New Projects in the Works

    Horror-movies.ca - TV&Movies 03.29 / 05:04 horror-movies.ca
    Legendary director Dario Argento may be getting on in years, but he hasn’t slowed down one bit.  It’s been about five years since Argento’s last directorial project, but it looks like he’s ready to set in the director’s chair once again. DUHD is reporting that Argento was attending a recent photo exhibition for artist Franco […] The post Dario Argento Has Two New Projects in the Works appeared first on …
  2. Arisa Cox breaks down this week's chaotic Big Brother Canada

    Torontosun.com - TV&Movies 03.29 / 01:42 www.torontosun.com
    Miss a week, miss a lot! Chaos reigned supreme in the Big Brother Canada house since Dallas was evicted last Thursday. Tonight on Global at 9 p.m., current nominees Cassandra and Jackie and Head of Household Neda will fight for the power of veto. But for now, here are my most memorable moments thus…
  3. Review: 'The Zookeeper's Wife' tells a riveting true story

    In German-occupied Poland during the darkest days of World War II, a zookeeper and his wife managed to save the lives hundreds of Jewish people, many of whom were detained in the Warsaw Ghetto, by giving them shelter and refuge on the zoo grounds. This extraordinary true story is…
  4. Gianopulos named new chairman of Paramount Pictures

    NEW YORK - Viacom Inc. named Jim Gianopulos the new chairman and chief executive officer of Paramount Pictures, turning to the former Fox chief to revive the flagging movie studio. Gianopulos will succeed Paramount's former chairman, Brad Grey, who was ousted in February. Viacom Chief…
  5. Rihanna's Marion Crane finally has her shower scene on 'Bates Motel'

    Torontosun.com - TV&Movies 03.28 / 20:18 www.torontosun.com
    Rihanna stunned U.S. fans of TV drama Bates Motel on Monday night by serving up a classic twist on the Psycho…
  6. Reality TV show 'Eden' leaves contestants in the wilderness for a year -- but no one was watching

    Torontosun.com - TV&Movies 03.28 / 19:26 www.torontosun.com
    A reality show no one’s watching? That’s called real lif…
  7. Warner Brothers drops IT teaser

    Canada.com - Movies 03.28 / 18:00 www.canada.com
    Images of Pennywise have been surfacing online for some time and now it seems the studio thinks we’re ready to see the images move. Based on Stephen Kings 1986 novel of the same name, the story of IT will be crawling out of the sewers and onto the big screen Sept. 8. Warner Brothers has…
  8. TV Eh B Cs podcast 62 — Noah Cappe and his trade

    Tv-eh.com - TV&Movies 03.28 / 17:42 www.tv-eh.com
    Host, actor and voice artist, Noah Cappe has a lot of characters up his sleeve. He’s the ravenous emcee on Food Network and Cooking Channel’s Carnival Eats, the affable police chief on Hallmark Channel and W Network’s The Good Witch, and the bearer of romantic news (a.k.a. host) on W Network’s The Bachelorette Canada. And … Continue reading TV Eh B Cs podcast 62 — Noah Cappe and his trade →…
  1. Drake cancels concert after bad sushi

    Torontosun.com - Celebrities 03.28 / 23:40 www.torontosun.com
    A bad case of food poisoning reportedly sent Drake to the hospital on Monday after having to cancel his concert in the Netherlands at late…
  2. Thieves steal $150K worth of antique jewelry from Emmy Rossum

    Torontosun.com - Celebrities 03.28 / 23:12 www.torontosun.com
    Actress Emmy Rossum has become the latest celebrity burglary victim after thieves ransacked her Los Angeles home while she was working in New…
  3. Intro for March 28, 2017

    Laineygossip.com - Celebrities 03.28 / 22:06 www.laineygossip.com
    Dear Gossips, Nicole Kidman’s been doing some press ahead of Sunday’s Big Little Lies series finale. I can’t imagine she wouldn’t be up for every major acting award for her work on this show. It’s pretty much unanimous that this is the best she’s ever been. As she told Vulture and VOGUE, Cele…
  4. Smutty Social Media, March 28, 2017

    Laineygossip.com - Celebrities 03.28 / 22:06 www.laineygossip.com
    Spencer Pratt knows his place in the celebrity eco-system more than most famous people (or formerly famous people). And how does a restaurant pull your discount – does the waitstaff have to discreetly mention it as s/he sets down the bill? Or do they give you no warning and at the end of your m…
  5. The cast of The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air reunites minus OG Aunt Viv

    Laineygossip.com - Celebrities 03.28 / 22:06 www.laineygossip.com
    "The first Aunt Viv was the best Aunt Viv." Not only is this an undeniable fact about The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, it’s also a line in The Hate U Give. I had been meaning to read it. It was on my list. Then, on Saturday, Lainey basically threatened me over text to start reading. So, I hopped on t…
  6. Smutty Tingles for March 28, 2017

    Laineygossip.com - Celebrities 03.28 / 22:06 www.laineygossip.com
    I have never heard of this woman (Dlisted) I miss Michelle Pfeiffer. Do you miss her? (Just Jared)  Does Tom Hiddleston want to get back together with Elizabeth Olsen? Why would Lizzie Olsen want to get back together with him though? (Cele|bitchy)  Do kids make out with their p…
  7. Ryan Gosling shills for Blade Runner 2049 at Cinema Con in Vegas

    Laineygossip.com - Celebrities 03.28 / 22:06 www.laineygossip.com
    Last week Ryan Gosling popped up at the Adobe Summit in Las Vegas, and this week he’s back in Vegas, shilling for Blade Runner 2049 at CinemaCon. After Sony boss Tom Rothman sniped, “Netflix my ass,” when debuting an extended look at the film, Gosling got up to hype the theater owners and exhib…
  8. Jacob Batalon: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Heavy.com - Celebrities 03.28 / 21:53 heavy.com
    Jacob Batalon stars in Spider-Man: Homecoming, with scene-stealing jokes as Peter Parker's best friend Ned Leeds. Here's a look at his life and…
  1. Prada releases exclusive capsule with Saks

    Ca.fashionmag.com - Fashion 03.29 / 03:08 ca.fashionmag.com
    Prada has teamed up with Saks for an exclusive collection of special occasion dresses. The collection was launched in celebration of Saks’ new Prada store-in-store at Saks’ Fifth Avenue Fla…
  2. Thomas Sabo gears up for Canadian expansion

    Ca.fashionmag.com - Fashion 03.29 / 02:43 ca.fashionmag.com
    Germany-based jewellery and watch brand Thomas Sabo is teaming up with Canadian sales agency Nouvo Luxury Group to strengthen its positioning in the Canadian…
  3. Oroton profits dive 52% on poor performing Gap stores

    Ca.fashionmag.com - Fashion 03.29 / 02:20 ca.fashionmag.com
    Oroton Group said on Tuesday profit for the first-half of fiscal 2017 fell 52%, on the back of a sales slump caused mostly by a poor performing Gap, which the Australian group operates…
  4. Stone Island launches Marina capsule at Kinfolk in Brooklyn

    Ca.fashionmag.com - Fashion 03.29 / 02:20 ca.fashionmag.com
    Kinfolk serves as the only third party retailer to carry the Stone Island Marina collection. The Brooklyn shop, café and club opened a month long pop up to support the la…
  5. Escada celebrates 20 years of scent with ‘Fiesta Carioca'

    Ca.fashionmag.com - Fashion 03.29 / 02:20 ca.fashionmag.com
    Summer 2017 has its share of light and fruity fragrances in store, including Escada's limited-edition summer scent, eagerly awaited each year by women around the…
  6. RYU Apparel continues rapid growth in Canada

    Ca.fashionmag.com - Fashion 03.29 / 01:51 ca.fashionmag.com
    RYU Apparel Inc. (Respect Your Universe) announced on Tuesday the opening of a new store in West Vancouver, marking the first of three stores set to open this…
  7. Amazon gives insight into Australia plans

    Ca.fashionmag.com - Fashion 03.29 / 01:27 ca.fashionmag.com
    The US retail mogul has lifted the lid -- just a little, on its Australia entry, saying it plans to offer a full range of products, but full retail capabilities won't be operational in the country until the end of…
  8. Dinesh Lathi succeeds Sechrest as Tailored Brands chairman

    Ca.fashionmag.com - Fashion 03.29 / 01:27 ca.fashionmag.com
    Lathi joined the Tailored Brands board of directors in March 2016. He succeeds Sechrest, effective immediately, and Sechrest will remain on the…
  1. Job (Calgary): Project Coordinator – Downstage

    Downstage seeking Project Coordinator for interesting summer gig - apply by April 10! Continue reading…
  2. What’s On (Edmonton): SubArctic Improv & Experimental Arts – Mile Zero Dance

    SubArctic Improv & Experimental Arts: improvised interdisciplinary #yegarts series-milezerodance.com Continue reading…
  3. What’s On (Edmonton): Dirt Buffet Cabaret – Mile Zero Dance

    Dirt Buffet Cabaret is #yeg 's weirdest & most endearing #yegarts performance lab. milezerodance.com Continue reading…
  4. Classes (Edmonton): Drop-in Dance/Movement All Ages – Mile Zero Dance

    Drop-in dance/movement classes at Mile Zero Dance: all ages & experience levels! milezerodance.com Continue reading…
  5. What’s On (Edmonton): Dance Crush: Nancy Sandercock’s “frost flowers/RHIZOME” – Mile Zero

    Nancy Sandercock is next in Mile Zero Dance's Dance Crush series Mar 30-Apr 1 @milezerodance Continue reading…
  6. Call for Submissions (Edmonton): 48 Hour Film Festival – Freedom Tech Production

    Calling all Filmmakers across Alberta, join our 48 hour film festival to win some great prizes. Continue reading…
  7. News (International): World Theatre Day 2017 – Theatre Alberta

    World Theatre Day 2017 Created in 1961 by UNESCO, World Theatre Day is celebrated annually on March 27 by theatre communities around the globe. The impetus behind World Theatre Day is to honour and further the goal of UNESCO’s International … Continue reading…
  8. Call for Submissions (Edmonton): Ben Sauvé Artstrek Bursary – Edmonton Public School Board

    Edmonton Public High School Drama Students! The purpose of the Ben Sauvé Bursary award is to assist an able and dedicated Edmonton high school student of the dramatic arts to participate in Theatre Alberta’s Artstrek: A Summer Theatre School for Teens. The … Continue reading …