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Sinkhole digs hole in relationship between Rideau Transit Group and Ottawa, inquiry told

The contentious relationship between Rideau Transit Group and the city of Ottawa was the centre of the public hearings at the inquiry into Ottawa’s light rail transit system on Friday. Antonio Estrada was the CEO for Rideau Transit Group during the first stage of construction. He testified the June 2016 sinkhole on Rideau Street dug […]

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Celebrities

‘Where’s your hair gone mate?’ Rod Stewart savages Elvis Costello after Jubilee digs

Sir Rod Stewart, 77, launched a blistering counterattack after Elvis Costello, 67, made several negative comments about his rendition of Sweet Caroline at the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. During a gig in Glasgow last week, Elvis branded the Party at the Palace “sh**e” and quipped that Rod was having a “bad night vocally”.  On Sunday evening, […]

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Entertainment

New Netflix Docuseries Digs Into Warren Jeffs’ Infamous Polygamist Cult

Netflix will dig into West Texas’ infamous Yearning for Zion Ranch and polygamist cult leader Warren Jeffs in the upcoming docuseries Keep Sweet: Pray and Obey. In 2008, federal authorities raided the ranch, where Jeffs — as head and self-proclaimed prophet of the secretive sect of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints — amassed 78 […]

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Business

Jamie Carragher fires brutal digs back at Liam Gallagher after City title boast

Jamie Carragher has responded to Liam Gallagher after the former Oasis man took aim at the Liverpool great on social media. Speaking on Twitter after Man City’s dramatic title victory, Gallagher took aim at Carragher. City recovered from 2-0 down to claim the title at the Etihad. A brace from Ilkay Gundogan – and a […]

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Entertainment

Fox And NBCUniversal Upfronts Presenters Take Digs At Netflix And Disney “Paywall”

In today’s traditional doubleheader opening of the upfronts in New York, Fox and NBCUniversal execs took digs at the “paywall” strategy of Netflix and Disney, in the first of many salvos expected this week. Kicking off Fox’s mostly virtual event, ad sales chief Marianne Gambelli took note of the industry’s shift to subscription streaming in […]

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Showbiz

‘New level of humiliation’ Piers Morgan digs at Meghan Markle after Netflix cancellation

Piers Morgan is known for his thoughts on Meghan Markle and he is not afraid to air them. Now a week into his new TalkTV programme Piers Morgan: Uncensored, he has used his primetime slot to chime in on her cancelled Netflix animated series, which had the working title Pearl. The Duchess of Sussex and her husband Prince […]

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World

Russia-Ukraine live updates: Moscow digs in for protracted fight as war stretches into 50th day

Latest Russia-Ukraine war news: Live updates The Washington Post What Happened on Day 49 of the War in Ukraine The New York Times Ukraine-Russia war live: Russia warns NATO over Sweden and Finland, says there could be no more talk of a ‘nuclear-free’ Baltic ABC News Putin vows to press invasion until Russia’s goals are […]

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US

Elon Musk’s Digs At Twitter, Web3 and NFTs, On Twitter; Before Stake Disclosure

Elon Musk takes a dig at Twitter, Web3 and NFTs, on Twitter In the run-up to Tesla Inc Chief Executive Elon Musk’s public disclosure of a $3 billion stake in Twitter, the billionaire had criticized the microblogging site for failing to adhere to free speech principles and said he was contemplating building a new social […]

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World

Ukrainian mother weeps as she digs grave for son after moving his body in a wheelbarrow

Iryna Kostenko from Kyiv buried her son, Oleksei, 27, in their garden after Russian forces entered her house on March 10. She told BBC News: “The pain is so bad. Now I’m all alone. My son was young, 27 years old. He wanted to stay alive. I covered the grave with a blanket to protect […]

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UK

Harry and William’s feud ‘will not heal’ as Duke of Sussex warned against digs at Kate

Royal expert Richard Fitzwilliams described Prince Harry’s book, set to be published in late 2022, as a “problem” for the “rift” between the two brothers. The 37-year-old royal’s upcoming memoir promises an “accurate and wholly truthful” account of his life. Mr Fitzwilliams, who claimed that Prince Harry’s “destructive” interview with Oprah in March 2021 has […]