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Bollywood actress Zaira Wasim says she was inappropriately touched on flight

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Zaira Wasim, who starred in the hit Bollywood film Dangal, is accusing a man of touching her inappropriately with his foot during a flight from Delhi to Mumbai.

Sunday, Dec 10

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After #MeToo, will this year's Golden Globe nominations send a message to Hollywood?

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They always set the stage for the rest of awards season in Hollywood but this year the Golden Globe nominations might just stand out more for what's missing.

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Celebrity publicist Max Clifford dead at 74 while in jail

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Disgraced celebrity publicist Max Clifford, a confidante to the stars who fell from grace amid Britain's investigation of past sexual abuse, died Sunday after collapsing in prison. He was 74.

Early praise for Star Wars: The Last Jedi after elaborate premiere

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There were cheers, gasps, droid photo opportunities, casino games and more than a few standing ovations at the jam-packed world premiere of Star Wars: The Last Jedi Saturday night in Los Angeles, which many are already praising online.

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Prince William, Prince Harry commission Diana statue for palace grounds

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Kensington Palace says Prince William and Prince Harry have chosen sculptor Ian Rank-Broadley to create a statue of their mother, Princess Diana, to mark the 20th anniversary of her death.

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Saturday, Dec 9

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New Star Wars film, The Last Jedi, stages glitzy L.A. premiere

Star Wars is taking over a site near downtown Los Angeles in anticipation of the premiere of the franchise's latest film.

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Big Little Lies renewed for season 2 with Nicole Kidman, Reese Witherspoon

HBO says the dark drama Big Little Lies, based on the bestselling novel by Liane Moriarty, is coming back for a second season.

Two ancient tombs discovered in Egypt's Luxor

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Egypt announced Saturday the discovery of two small ancient tombs in the southern city of Luxor dating back some 3,500 years. The discovery may help the country's efforts to revive its ailing tourism sector.

Friday, Dec 8

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Second actor accuses Dustin Hoffman of sexual harassment

Kathryn Rossetter, who co-starred with Hoffman in Death of a Salesman on Broadway in 1983, says the Oscar-winner groped her, demanded foot rubs, and once pulled her slip over her head to expose her breasts in front of the crew.

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Mira Sorvino does not regret Weinstein accusations

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The actor says she's still glad she revealed sexual misconduct allegations against movie mogul Harvey Weinstein, despite facing a backlash by some who accuse her of keeping silent in order to save her career.

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Former Norway royal accuses Spacey of sexual misconduct

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The former husband of Norwegian King Harald's daughter is alleging that actor Kevin Spacey groped him during the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize concert in Oslo.

X-Men director Bryan Singer accused of sexual assault

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A lawsuit alleges Bryan Singer, director of Superman Returns and several X-Men movies, sexually assaulted a 17-year-old boy at a party more than a decade ago, but Singer's representative says he denies the allegations and 'will vehemently…

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Toronto models use closed Facebook groups to identify sexually inappropriate photographers

A closed Facebook group launched last spring to identify problematic photographers has gathered steam as more models speak out about sexual harassment on the job.

Thursday, Dec 7

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J.K. Rowling, Warner Bros. defend casting Johnny Depp in Fantastic Beasts

Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling and the team behind the Fantastic Beasts movies are coming under fire from some fans online after defending the casting of Johnny Depp amid earlier allegations of domestic violence levied against him.

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Sami artist protests Norwegian reindeer cull with unique public art piece

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Maret Anne Sara has hung a curtain made of 400 bullet-ridden reindeer skulls to draw attention to the country's policy to reduce the reindeer population.

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Free music education offered to all Canadians as Calgary Philharmonic teams up with online platform Meludia

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Whether you're into Bach, or Bachman-Turner Overdrive, the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra has a present for you. To celebrate Canada's 150th birthday, the CPO has partnered with an online music education platform to give all Canadians a…

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Sen. Al Franken to resign amid new sexual misconduct allegations

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Al Franken says he will resign from the U.S. Senate amid a rising number of sexual misconduct allegations against him.

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From TV to wrestling, Chris Jericho is the king of the comeback

Nearly five years after its original debut, wrestler Chris Jericho's streaming series But I'm Chris Jericho! returns with a second season on CBC.

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The impossibility of reviewing a Woody Allen film: ​Eli Glasner

As the latest film from Woody Allen hits theatres it's growing increasingly difficult to separate the art from the artist. Eli Glasner explores the lastest films from Allen and Louis C.K.

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Wednesday, Dec 6

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'The status quo isn't good enough. We can do better:' Justice Minister says at #AfterMeToo symposium

The outcry against sexual misconduct in the entertainment industry and beyond is loudly declaring that "the status quo isn't good enough. We can do better," according to Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould.

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Google blocks YouTube on Amazon devices

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Google is pulling its popular YouTube video service from Amazon's Fire TV and Echo Show devices in an escalating feud that has caught consumers in the crossfire.

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YouTube list reveals Canadians can't get enough of animals, Despacito and Star Wars

This year's top trending videos in Canada include a sea lion pulling a girl into the water, the chart-topping hit Despacito and the trailer for the upcoming Star Wars instalment, The Last Jedi.

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Burlington recording engineer up for 3rd straight Grammy on latest Bruno Mars album

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Burlington sound engineer Charles Moniz is heading back at the Grammys next month for the third year in a row. He’s up for several awards for his part in Bruno Mars’s latest multi-platinum album, 24K Magic.