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Kenny G files for divorce

Kenny G is playing the final note on his marriage after 20 years. Court records show the musician filed for divorce Thursday in Los Angeles, citing irreconcilable differences.

Punk band plans new anti-Putin protest

The Russian punk band Pussy Riot said on Tuesday it planned new protests against President Vladimir Putin and urged other women to stage protests, despite a trial at which three bandmates could be jailed.
Actor couldn't shake Horshack

Actor couldn't shake Horshack

The actor best known as the nerdy high-school student Arnold Horshack on Welcome Back, Kotter, has died in Florida. Ron Palillo was 63.

Dog denied visa over '77 murder

A murder conviction from the late 1970s is keeping Duane "Dog" Chapman out of the United Kingdom. The reality television star from Dog the Bounty Hunter was to appear on Celebrity Big Brother but he has been denied a visa.

Homegrown short to première at TIFF

A homegrown short made for 50 bucks and a case of beer will première next month at Toronto International Film Festival, where its Victoria writer-director will share the spotlight with such heavy-hitters as Spike Lee and Paul Thomas Anderson.

CRTC halts bid to stop CBC web stream

Canada's broadcast regulator has quashed a bid to stop CBC from streaming free music over the Internet. Private broadcaster Stingray Digital Group Inc.

Stars honour Hamlisch

Friends and admirers of Marvin Hamlisch, including Bill Clinton and Ann-Margret, gathered Tuesday in New York City to bid farewell to the songwriter hailed as "the people's composer." Hamlisch died Aug. 6 in Los Angeles at age 68.

The original Cosmo girl dies at 90

Gurley Brown used magazine as voice of the sexual revolution

UVic's Cinecenta movie theatre enters digital age

Although some miss the crackle and scratches of 35-mm film, movies in that format are no longer available
No date announced for Theroux-Aniston nuptials

No date announced for Theroux-Aniston nuptials

After years of breathless anticipation - at least on the part of the tabloids - Jennifer Aniston is finally ready to wed again.
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