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Review: 100 women use their cameras to capture public life.

Review: 100 women use their cameras to capture public life.

“Women Street Photographers,” edited by Gulnara Samoilova (Prestel) When Parisian authorities issued a decree in 1800 requiring women to obtain a permit to wear pants in public, the French writer George Sand defied the order.
All the rage: Vengeance Van offers anxiety outlet on wheels

All the rage: Vengeance Van offers anxiety outlet on wheels

OTTAWA — On a quiet crescent in suburban Ottawa, Grace Roswell is seeing red.
Celebrity birthdays for the week of March 14-20

Celebrity birthdays for the week of March 14-20

Celebrity birthdays for the week of March 14-20: March 14: Actor Michael Caine is 88. Composer-conductor Quincy Jones is 88. Country singer Michael Martin Murphey is 76. Former Chicago sax player Walt Parazaider is 76.
Liz Weston: Common tools can save you time, money on taxes

Liz Weston: Common tools can save you time, money on taxes

Receipts, like memories, tend to fade with time. That’s just one reason to digitize and track tax-related information. The right apps and habits can save space, time, money and hassle — but only if you use them.
Chinese director of 'Nomadland' faces controversy at home

Chinese director of 'Nomadland' faces controversy at home

TAIPEI, Taiwan — Chloe Zhao's success — she's the first Asian woman and the second woman ever to win a Golden Globe for best director for her film “Nomadland” — has not been met with universal applause in her country of birth.
Race, title and anguish: Meghan and Harry explain royal rift

Race, title and anguish: Meghan and Harry explain royal rift

LOS ANGELES — In a wide-ranging interview aired Sunday, Harry and Meghan described painful palace discussions about the colour of their son’s skin, losing royal protection and the intense pressures that led the Duchess of Sussex to contemplate suicid
Murder, but gentler: 'Cozy' mysteries a pandemic-era balm

Murder, but gentler: 'Cozy' mysteries a pandemic-era balm

“A book,” author Neil Gaiman may or may not have said, “is a dream you hold in your hand.” And right now, in an era of pandemic and polarization, Americans have — and need — a lot of dreams.
Grammy performers: Taylor Swift, BTS, Cardi B, Billie Eilish

Grammy performers: Taylor Swift, BTS, Cardi B, Billie Eilish

NEW YORK — Taylor Swift, BTS, Cardi B and Billie Eilish are set to perform at next week’s Grammy Awards.
Queen stresses importance of friends, family during pandemic

Queen stresses importance of friends, family during pandemic

LONDON — Queen Elizabeth II highlighted the importance of staying in touch with friends and families during the coronavirus pandemic in a message broadcast on Sunday.
'It kind of clicks:' Text4Hope program helps with depression, anxiety during pandemic

'It kind of clicks:' Text4Hope program helps with depression, anxiety during pandemic

EDMONTON — Kiara Robillard says she was in a really bad place. During the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, after she was struck by a truck and her spine broke in two places, she moved home to Alberta from California.