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David Cassidy, former Partridge Family teen actor, dead at 67 – Entertainment

CBC News Breaking CBC News Posted: Nov 21, 2017 9:18 PM ET Last Updated: Nov 21, 2017 9:18 PM ET David Cassidy, the teen heartthrob on the 1970s TV show The Partridge Family, has died. He was 67. More to come “); gigya.socialize.getProviderShareCounts({ callback:window.printSocialCounts, context: container }); }; window.onSendDone = function (event) { if(event.providers) { var providers = event.providers.split(“,”); for(i = 0; i Source link CBC News #USA #News #USnews #worldnews #headlinenews #Breakingnews #weathernews #UnitedStates news #CanadianNews #weatherforecast top news #stories,Us news today #hourlyweather #Cbcnews #CBC

Disney Animation, Pixar chief John Lasseter taking leave

Lindsey Bahr, The Associated Press Published Tuesday, November 21, 2017 4:07PM EST Last Updated Tuesday, November 21, 2017 4:53PM EST LOS ANGELES — Just days before Pixar’s “Coco” is set to hit theatres, Pixar co-founder and Walt Disney Animation chief John Lasseter announced he is taking a six-month leave of absence citing “missteps” with employees. The boisterous, Hawaiian shirt-wearing personality behind some of the most beloved children’s films of the past 30 years like “Toy Story” is the latest entertainment titan to be exposed for claims of sexual harassment andRead More

Fox fur farmer guilty of three counts of animal cruelty

CTV Montreal Published Tuesday, November 21, 2017 2:27PM EST Last Updated Tuesday, November 21, 2017 2:59PM EST A Quebec fur farmer was found guilty on three charges of animal cruelty on Tuesday, three years after the Montreal SPCA declared his farm “hell on earth.” With the conviction, Jean-Luc Rodier is facing a $5,000 fine and 75 hours of community service, as well as a 15 year ban on owning any animals other than mink. Those animals he is permitted to own will be supervised by the Montreal SPCA. In 2014,Read More

London police searching for missing man

London police are searching for a missing man. David Hole, 53, is white, 5’7″, 146 lbs, short-brown receding hair, grey/brown facial hair. He has brown eyes and is known to wear glasses. David was last seen in the south end of London on Nov. 15, 2017, around 4:00 pm. He drives a 2009 Ford Escape, 4-door, green/grey in colour, with Ontario plates “BWSS480.” Source link #USA #News #USnews #worldnews #headlinenews #Breakingnews #weathernews #UnitedStates news #CanadianNews #weatherforecast top news #stories,Us news today #hourlyweather #Cbcnews #CBC

Babies learn what words mean before they can use them

(Reuters Health) – Babies begin to learn words and what they mean well before they begin talking, and researchers are beginning to understand how they do it. ”I think it’s especially intriguing that we find evidence that for infants, even their early words aren’t ‘islands’: even with a very small vocabulary they seem to have a sense that some words and concepts are more ‘similar’ than others,” Dr. Elika Bergelson from Duke University, Durham, North Carolina told Reuters Health by email. “While they still have a lot to learn beforeRead More

Canada faces Russia-linked cyberthreats at home and abroad, NATO chief says

HALIFAX — The head of NATO is urging Canada to be vigilant about the threat of Russian cyberwarfare both on the battlefield and at home. NATO secretary general Jens Stoltenberg said Canadian troops in Latvia are being smeared by Russia-backed online propaganda aimed at undermining the alliance, and it may not be long before Canada sees similar tactics being waged within its borders. Canada has sent hundreds of soldiers to Latvia to lead a NATO battle group as part of an effort to curb Russian aggression in the Baltic states,Read More

Motor racing: Alonso turns rookie for endurance test with Toyota

(Reuters) – Double Formula One world champion Fernando Alonso turned rookie for a day on Sunday when he tried out Toyota’s world endurance championship car in a test that could lead to a Le Mans 24 Hours entry next year. Formula One F1 – Brazilian Grand Prix 2017 – Sao Paulo, Brazil – November 12, 2017 McLaren’s Fernando Alonso poses ahead of the Brazilian Grand Prix REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino The 36-year-old McLaren driver completed 113 laps of the Bahrain International Circuit in the TS050 hybrid for a total distance of 611km.Read More

AC/DC co-founder and guitarist Malcolm Young dies at 64

The Associated Press Published Saturday, November 18, 2017 10:17AM EST Last Updated Saturday, November 18, 2017 11:56AM EST NEW YORK — Malcolm Young, the rhythm guitarist and guiding force behind the bawdy hard rock band AC/DC who helped create such head-banging anthems as “Highway to Hell,” “Hells Bells” and “Back in Black,” has died. He was 64. AC/DC announced the death Saturday on their official Facebook page and website Saturday. A representative for the band confirmed that the posts were true. The posts did not say when or where YoungRead More

EPS request public’s help to find missing man

Edmonton police are asking for the public’s assistance to locate a 41-year-old man who went missing in early November. Chad Stevenson was last seen in the Cy Becker neighbourhood on Tuesday, November 17 at approximately 6 p.m. Police said his disappearance is out of character and there are concerns for his well-being. The 41-year-old is described as white, six-feet and 250 pounds. Stevenson has blue eyes, short, salt-and-peppered coloured hair and facial hair. Stevenson may be driving a 2006 maroon Pontiac Montana with Alberta license plate BVT 8016, police said.Read More

Rocky Mountain House man charged following RCMP investigation into sexualized chats with preteen

A 30-year-old man has been arrested and charged after the parents of a 12-year-old girl discovered explicit chats and photos and contacted RCMP. According to RCMP officials, the parents of the preteen made the disturbing discovery in August of this year and notified the authorities. An investigation was conducted by members of the Rocky Mountain House RCMP detachment and the Internet Child Exploitation unit of the Alberta Law Enforcement Response Team (ALERT) and a suspect was identified. On November 16, 30-year-old Tyler James Cumberland was arrested. According to RCMP, CumberlandRead More