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Past articles by John R.:

Ted Nugent defends killing of Cecil, posts photo of lion he killed

More celebrities have weighed in on the killing of Cecil the lion by American trophy hunter Walter Palmer. → Read More

Valerie Harper hospitalized in Maine

Actress Valerie Harper was rushed to hospital Wednesday night after reportedly being found unconscious at a theatre in Maine. → Read More

Jennifer Beals leaves dog in parked car in Vancouver

Actress Jennifer Beals has been criticized for leaving her dog inside a hot car in Vancouver on Wednesday. → Read More

Donald Sutherland complains about not being allowed to vote in Canada

In an op-ed published Tuesday, veteran actor Donald Sutherland bemoaned his ineligibility to vote in his native Canada. → Read More

Calvin Harris strips down to underwear for Emporio Armani

DJ Calvin Harris is showing off his toned physique in a new ad campaign for Emporio Armani underwear. → Read More

35 of Cosby’s alleged sex assault victims appear in ‘New York’ magazine

Thirty-five women who have accused Bill Cosby of sexual assault appear on the cover of the new issue of 'New York' magazine. → Read More

Calgary’s Simon Dunn named hottest man in the world

Calgary athlete Simon Dunn has been chosen by readers of a British magazine as the hottest man in the world. → Read More

B.C. tour operator searching for couple who lost memory card

Staff at a popular B.C. tourist attraction are hoping the power of social media will help them track down the owners of a memory card. → Read More

Drake performs at longtime barber’s wedding reception

The 28-year-old superstar performed July 16 at the reception for his longtime barber Jason Macaraig and wife Fariba at the York Mills Gallery in Toronto. → Read More

Dave Chappelle does surprise late night set in Montreal

Comedian Dave Chappelle warmed up for his astonishing 10-show run at Montreal's Just For Laughs festival with a surprise set early Monday morning. → Read More

Kanye West to perform at Pan Am Games closing ceremony

American rap superstar Kanye West will be the headline performer at the closing ceremony of the Pan Am Games, officials announced Wednesday. → Read More

Newspaper sends artist to Foo Fighters concert to protest photo contract

Le Soleil sent artist Francis Desharnais to sketch the band at its Festival d'été de Québec outdoor concert because the newspaper refused to sign a restrictive contract for photographers. → Read More

Actor Omar Sharif dies at 83

Omar Sharif died Friday after suffering a heart attack in Cairo. He was 83. → Read More

Jane Fonda attends Toronto rally for ‘Jobs, Justice, Climate’

Only Global News was with Fonda from the moment she arrived on the front lawn of the Ontario Legislative building until she slipped away just as the march was about to begin. → Read More

Jim Carrey tweets opposition to California vaccination law

Canadian actor Jim Carrey has slammed California's governor over new vaccination legislation. → Read More

20 questions about Canadian celebrities

How well do you know Canadian stars? Challenge yourself with these 20 questions and find out how you rate. → Read More

Cab carrying Courtney Love attacked in Paris

A taxi carrying rocker Courtney Love was attacked by anti-Uber protesters Thursday in Paris. → Read More

Ryan Reynolds poses with daughter, gets unsolicited parenting advice

An Instagram photo of Ryan Reynolds with his daughter James in a carrier has sparked discussion about infant safety. → Read More

‘Eight is Enough’ star Dick Van Patten dies at 86

Actor Dick Van Patten, best known for playing patriarch Tom Bradford on the '80s series 'Eight is Enough', died Tuesday morning. → Read More

Perez Hilton to star in ‘Full House: The Musical!’ in Toronto

Celebrity gossip blogger Perez Hilton announced Tuesday morning he will be playing Danny Tanner in 'Full House: The Musical! in Toronto' → Read More