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A Minnesota woman told CNN on Monday that Senator Al Franken, likely facing an ethics committee review and possible expulsion after an earlier allegation of sexual misconduct, grabbed her buttocks in a 2010 incident.
A member of India's Hindu nationalist ruling party has offered a $1.5 million US reward to anyone who beheads the lead actress and the director of the yet-to-be released Bollywood film Padmavati over its alleged handling of the relationship between a Hindu queen and a Muslim ruler.
Actor Jeffrey Tambor says he doesn't see how he can return to the Amazon series Transparent following two allegations of sexual harassment against him.
Earle Hyman, a veteran actor of stage and screen who was widely known for playing Russell Huxtable on The Cosby Show, has died.
The dozens of women accusing Harvey Weinstein of sexual assault and harassment have sparked a landslide of revelations and yet, minority voices are still largely absent from this growing movement.
Model Keri Claussen Khalighi has come forward to accuse Def Jam Records mogul Russell Simmons of sexual misconduct in 1991 when she was 17 years old.
Mel Tillis, the affable longtime country star who wrote hits for Kenny Rogers, Ricky Skaggs and many others, and overcame a stutter to sing on dozens of his own singles, has died.
The personal archives of beloved storyteller and award-winning humorist Stuart McLean have found a new home at Hamilton’s McMaster University.
The 2017 American Music Awards marked a night of unison, positive vibes and American pride as musicians spoke about coming together in a year dominated by natural disasters, violence and divisive politics.
Lena Dunham apologized on Saturday for defending a writer on her HBO show Girls, after some on social media slammed her for not believing a woman who accused him of sexual assault.
Azzedine Alaïa, a Tunisian fashion designer who dressed famous women from Michelle Obama to Madonna, has died at the age of 77, according to reports.
A jury has found that a businesswoman must pay $5 million US to singer Katy Perry and the archdiocese of Los Angeles, finding that the woman intentionally interfered with the sale to Perry of a hilltop property that was once a convent.
Malcolm Young, who founded the Australian rock band AC/DC along with his brother Angus, has died at age 64 after suffering from dementia for several years, the band said on its Facebook page on Saturday.
Michelle Winters, a New Brunswick writer who lives in Toronto, is on the shortlist for the Giller Prize for her debut novel I am a Truck. She has a 9-to-5 job as a translator, and writes on weekends and at night.
Deaf music fans in Canada say insufficient laws and lack of support leave them shut out when their favourite artists come to town.
The video game Star Wars Battlefront II hit shelves across Canada on Friday, but its release was overshadowed by controversy and spawned the most down-voted Reddit post of all time.
A warming hut designed by filmmaker Guy Maddin will be among those lining the river skating trail in Winnipeg this winter.