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'Wonder Woman 1984' hopes to lasso a little holiday joy

'Wonder Woman 1984' hopes to lasso a little holiday joy

Patty Jenkins wasn’t even finished making “ Wonder Woman ” when she started dreaming up a sequel for her and star Gal Gadot.
The AP names its Breakthrough Entertainers of 2020

The AP names its Breakthrough Entertainers of 2020

Making a breakthrough in pop culture during any year is hard. Doing it during a global pandemic is an entirely different thing.
What are the side effects? Is it safe? Doctors answer common COVID vaccine questions

What are the side effects? Is it safe? Doctors answer common COVID vaccine questions

TORONTO — As the first batch of vaccinations target groups most at risk of COVID-19 exposure and illness, many Canadians have questions about how the broader rollout will look when it's their turn for a shot.
Canadian Ben Lewis stars in Lifetime's first LGBTQ holiday film, 'Christmas Setup'

Canadian Ben Lewis stars in Lifetime's first LGBTQ holiday film, 'Christmas Setup'

TORONTO — Canadian actor Ben Lewis admits he wasn't that familiar with the holiday TV-movie genre before signing on to "The Christmas Setup.
Sensical to launch age-appropriate streamed content for kids

Sensical to launch age-appropriate streamed content for kids

LOS ANGELES — Common Sense Networks will launch a new streaming platform dedicated to kids with age-appropriate content. The media company announced Tuesday that the free streaming platform called Sensical is expected to launch next year.
The Highwomen, John Prine earn Americana awards

The Highwomen, John Prine earn Americana awards

NASHVILLE — The Highwomen won three awards, including album, song and duo/group of the year, at the Americana Honors and Awards. The late John Prine was given artist of the year honours .
Legoland theme park in Florida plans expansion, new rides

Legoland theme park in Florida plans expansion, new rides

WINTER HAVEN, Fla. — The Legoland theme park in Florida is planning an expansion next year including new rides, according to plans filed with the city nearest the attraction.

Noun describing social distancing is Dutch word of the year

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — One-and-a-half-meter-society has been voted the Dutch word of the year by a (social) distance. Anderhalvemetersamenleving, a compound noun describing life under the Dutch government's 1.
German police make 4th arrest over Dresden jewelry heist

German police make 4th arrest over Dresden jewelry heist

BERLIN — Police in the German capital have arrested one of two fugitive twins wanted in connection with the spectacular theft of 18th-century jewels from a Dresden museum last year, officials said Tuesday.
Tips become a way for regulars to show their appreciation for local restaurants

Tips become a way for regulars to show their appreciation for local restaurants

Every year around Christmas, Toronto restaurant Allen’s holds a holiday party for their regulars, and tips from the event are divided out to staff as a Christmas bonus.