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Reels, Rosebud and R2-D2: The academy museum is set to roll

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has wanted to open a museum dedicated to films and filmmaking for nearly as long as its members have been making movies with sound and handing out Oscars.
Teaching Canadians to observe solemn new Truth and Reconciliation Day could take time

Teaching Canadians to observe solemn new Truth and Reconciliation Day could take time

OTTAWA — These days thoughts of Remembrance Day conjure images of chilly, solemn ceremonies, red poppy wreaths and the sound of the Last Post reverberating over silent crowds.
Judge denies Josh Duggar bid to dismiss child porn charges

Judge denies Josh Duggar bid to dismiss child porn charges

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — A federal judge has denied motions seeking to dismiss child pornography charges against former reality TV star Josh Duggar. U.S. District Judge Timothy L.
Banking regulator planning for more frequent volatility ahead in financial sector

Banking regulator planning for more frequent volatility ahead in financial sector

TORONTO — The head of Canada's banking regulator says he is planning for more frequent volatility storms in the financial sector.
Disney World opened 50 years ago; these workers never left

Disney World opened 50 years ago; these workers never left

ORLANDO, Fla.

Self-portraits by comic book artists to hang in Uffizi

MILAN (AP) — Italy's Uffizi, the Florence museum that houses some of the Western world’s most famous art, is expanding its collection of self-portraits with works by comic book artists in an effort to broaden its audience, museum director Eike Schmid
GLAAD leader and rock star wife co-author 'All Moms'

GLAAD leader and rock star wife co-author 'All Moms'

NEW YORK (AP) — The leader of GLAAD and her rock star wife are teaming up on a children's book about the many kinds of moms in the world.
Ex-Bush strategist Matthew Dowd running as Democrat in Texas

Ex-Bush strategist Matthew Dowd running as Democrat in Texas

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Matthew Dowd, a former political advisor to Republican President George W. Bush, announced Wednesday that he will run as a Democrat for Texas lieutenant governor.
Cynthia Erivo is vulnerable, yet powerful on 'Ch. 1 Vs. 1'

Cynthia Erivo is vulnerable, yet powerful on 'Ch. 1 Vs. 1'

NEW YORK (AP) — While the height of the COVID-19 pandemic brought much of the world to a standstill, it also spread a blanket of loneliness in its path by isolating family members and friends.
Toy industry grapples with supply chain issues ahead of busy holiday shopping season

Toy industry grapples with supply chain issues ahead of busy holiday shopping season

Ahead of the release of the Paw Patrol movie this summer, Toys “R” Us Canada and toy maker Spin Master Corp. did something rarely seen before in the toy industry.