Prince Harry mourns ‘my grandpa’ Prince Philip after return to the U.K. – National

Prince Harry mourned his grandfather, Prince Philip, as a man of “service, honour and great humour” on Monday, after returning to the United Kingdom for the Duke of Edinburgh’s upcoming funeral. Harry paid tribute to his grandfather as a witty, charming and devoted man, in a lengthy statement posted on his Archewell Foundation website. […]

Prince Philip: A look in photos where the Duke of Edinburgh visited in Canada

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, has died at age 99, Buckingham Palace said Friday. Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip have lavished much attention on Canada throughout their lives, each visiting the country more than 20 times over the years. Read more: Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, dies at 99 The list below […]

Prince Philip death: World leaders and celebrities pay tribute – National

In a solemn announcement on Friday morning, Buckingham Palace revealed that Prince Philip had died at age 99. The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby, along with U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson, were among the first to send condolences to the Royal Family. I join with the rest of the United Kingdom and the Commonwealth […]

Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, dies at 99 – National

Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh and husband to Queen Elizabeth II, has died at the age of 99. On Friday morning, the Royal Family’s Twitter account posted the news. “It is with deep sorrow that Her Majesty The Queen has announced the death of her beloved husband, His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, […]

Meet Gastown’s driving dog: Why ‘Mayo’ has his own Mercedes Benz

If you’ve visited Gastown recently, you may have seen him coasting the cobblestone streets in his mini Mercedes Benz. A boss bulldog named Mayo has been garnering more than a few glances as he navigates the narrow alleys and sidewalks atop his Maybach G650 toy car. Mayo the bulldog cruising the sidewalks of Gastown. […]

‘SNL’ spoofs Matt Gaetz, Lil Nas X controversies with Britney Spears talk show – National

Saturday Night Live (SNL), took jabs at several celebrities and public figures in its newest cold-open, this time re-using a spoofed talk show hosted by pop star Britney Spears. Titled “Oops, you did it again,” this week’s iteration of the show featured Republican Representative Matt Gaetz, Lil Nas X and Looney Tunes cartoon character Pepé Le […]

Rapper DMX in ‘grave condition’ at New York hospital after drug overdose: reports – National

Popular rapper and actor Earl Simmons, known to his fans by the stage name DMX or Dark Man X, was reported in grave condition Saturday in a New York hospital after suffering a heart attack triggered by an apparent drug overdose, according to the celebrity publications TMZ and Billboard. The publications reported that Simmons, […]

‘Captain Underpants’ spin-off book pulled for ‘passive racism’ – National

A graphic novel for children from the wildly popular Captain Underpants series is being pulled from library and bookstore shelves after its publisher said it “perpetuates passive racism.” The book under scrutiny is 2010’s The Adventures of Ook and Gluk by Dav Pilkey, who has apologized, saying it “contains harmful racial stereotypes” and is […]

‘SNL’ parodies COVID-19 spring break with ‘Snatched, Vaxed or Waxed’ game show – National

Saturday Night Live (SNL) took aim at the recent influx of college Spring Breakers with its newest cold-open — a game show centered on whether contestants were attractive or given the COVID-19 vaccine. The show, featured in an MTV format and named “Snatched, Vaxed or Waxed,” was hosted by former cast member Maya Rudolph. […]

Britney Spears wants her father removed from overseeing her personal affairs – National

Britney Spears is asking for the removal of her father Jamie from overseeing her personal affairs in the latest conservatorship case update. According to the Guardian, Spears’ conservatorship involves two areas — her finances and her personal life — and the singer is now requesting that her temporary care manager, Jodi Montgomery, be permanently […]