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at 05:00 on November 27, 2014, EST.

Residents of fictional town Dog River face crisis in new 'Corner Gas' movie

ROULEAU, Sask. - It's July on the set of the new "Corner Gas" movie, and actress Nancy Robertson is sitting in a booth at Ruby's Cafe trying not to spill the beans about the plot of the film based on the beloved CTV series.


at 01:17 on November 27, 2014, EST.

Thanksgiving Day menu: Turkey, parades, shopping deals

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Turkey, stuffing and a helium-filled Thomas the Tank Engine were on the menu as friends and families gathered across the United States to celebrate Thanksgiving.


at 19:40 on November 26, 2014, EST.

Keillor to step aside for a couple 'Prairie Home' shows; musician Chris Thile to guest host

ST. PAUL, Minn. - Host Garrison Keillor plans to stay home and listen to "A Prairie Home Companion" on the radio for a couple of shows this winter.


at 18:28 on November 26, 2014, EST.

Lebanese singer Sabah, a beloved and brazen star of the Arab world for decades, dies at 87

BEIRUT - Beloved for her powerful voice and brazen in the conservative Arab world for her multiple marriages, Lebanese singer, actress and entertainer Sabah never seemed far from the limelight during her six-decade career.


at 18:11 on November 26, 2014, EST.

Nielsen: If like last year, TV viewers won't have to look hard for holiday-themed programming

NEW YORK, N.Y. - If it's anything like last year, television viewers won't have to look very hard for holiday-themed programming this season.


at 17:43 on November 26, 2014, EST.

Tom Hanks, Rita Wilson to host National Christmas Tree lighting ceremony near White House

WASHINGTON - Tom Hanks and his wife, actress Rita Wilson, will host this year's National Christmas Tree lighting in President's Park near the White House.


at 17:42 on November 26, 2014, EST.

Texas mortician whose murder case inspired dark comedy 'Bernie' to get new sentencing hearing

AUSTIN, Texas - The Texas mortician whose conviction for killing a rich widow and storing her body in a freezer inspired the movie "Bernie" was granted a new sentencing hearing Wednesday, after the state's highest court agreed that his life prison sentence may be overly harsh.


at 17:14 on November 26, 2014, EST.

Singer John Mayer, filmmaker Judd Apatow among guest hosts filling in on 'Late Late Show'

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Singer John Mayer, filmmaker Judd Apatow and comic Drew Carey will be among the guest hosts that will fill in on CBS's "The Late Late Show" before new host James Corden takes over in March.


at 17:06 on November 26, 2014, EST.

Jian Ghomeshi profile: A look at his career before the scandal

Jian Ghomeshi was a radio star with a devoted national following and a fledgling international audience for his insightful CBC Radio chat show "Q", but a month of headlines in a scandal that now sees him facing sexual assault charges has given him a new reputation. Here is a look at Ghomeshi's career before the scandal erupted that has seen him ousted from his job at CBC and facing four counts of sexual assault and one count of what is called "overcome resistance — choking," charges to which his lawyer said Wednesday he plans to plead not guilty:


at 16:21 on November 26, 2014, EST.

'Polar Sea' doc explores climate change on TV and with virtual reality tech

TORONTO - It's a 10-part TV documentary series, an interactive web doc, an in-depth online magazine and an experiment in the emerging field of virtual reality.


at 16:16 on November 26, 2014, EST.

Andy Murray gets engaged to girlfriend Kim Sears, announces changes to tennis support team

LONDON - Andy Murray is to marry long-time girlfriend Kim Sears.


at 15:54 on November 26, 2014, EST.

Freed-Hardeman University in Tennessee cancels appearance by Bill Cosby at benefit dinner

HENDERSON, Tenn. - A university in Tennessee says it has cancelled Bill Cosby's scheduled appearance at a benefit dinner amid allegations made by women accusing the comedian of sexual assault.


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