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  • Google executive Dan Fredinburg among hundreds dead from Nepal earthquake

    Dan Fredinburg, a Google executive who described himself as an adventurer, was among the hundreds who died in a massive earthquake that struck Nepal on Saturday. Google confirmed his death. Lawrence You, the company's director of privacy, posted online that Fredinburg was in Nepal with three other Google employees climbing Mount Everest.

    The Canadian Press
  • Kris Humphries: 'Glad I Got Out'

    Many celebrities took to social media to cheer Bruce Jenner on following his transgender revelation, but Kris Humphries' reaction seemed less than supportive. The athlete – who was married to Bruce's stepdaughter, Kim Kardashian, for 72 days back in 2011

    Access Hollywood
  • How the Qataris bought Britain

    The Qatari ruling family have been buying up prestigious properties – including the Shard – over the past eight years in an attempt to win a place in the British Establishment.

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  • Couple's anger after lifetime of paying off their mortgage is wasted

    A couple who spent a lifetime paying off their mortgage have said it was a waste of time after a council scheme to sell neighbouring homes for just £1 has turned the street into a 'ghetto'. Linda and George Hunter, who raised their four children in their home in Garrick Street, Wavertree, Liverpool, became mortgage free around 15 years ago.

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  • Chris Hemsworth and Elsa Pataky Look So in Love It Hurts

    Chris Hemsworth and Elsa Pataky are all about sharing sweet snaps of their three children, India, Tristan, and Sasha, but what might be even cuter are the pictures of just them as a duo. Start scrolling to see Chris and Elsa's picture-perfect couple pics and then check out all the most ridiculously hot images of Chris.

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  • NHL Three Stars: Hudler sends Flames onward; Keith's late heroics advance Hawks

    The Flames forward was a dynamo against the Canucks in Calgary’s 7-4 come-from-behind series clinching win. The star blueliner notched his second game winning goal of the Chicago’s series against Nashville, which sent the Blackhawks into the second round in a deciding 4-3 Game 6 win over the Predators.

    Puck Daddy
  • Jerry O'Connell Responds to Ex-Girlfriend Giuliana Rancic's Cheating Claims

    Staying on script! Jerry O'Connell responded to ex-girlfriend Giuliana Rancic's claims that he cheated on her with a Spice Girl, while appearing on the Wednesday, April 22 episode of Watch What Happens Live. Earlier this month, an excerpt from the Fashion Police host's new book, Going Off Script: How I Survived a Crazy Childhood, Cancer, and Clooney's 32 On-Screen Rejections, detailed Rancic's romance with the Stand By Me actor — and their subsequent fallout. Rancic claimed that O'Connell cheated on her with Spice Girl Geri Halliwell (known to the masses as Ginger Spice, or to the scribe as "one of the lesser Spices").

    Us Weekly
  • Trainer urges people not to break up dog fights, after dog bites Wabush woman

    A St. John's dog trainer is warning about the dangers of getting between two fighting dogs after a dog bit a Labrador West woman last week. Cathy Pardy of Wabush was walking her husky on a leash April 13, when a German Shepherd got free from its walker and charged toward her dog. Pardy said she managed to get the dog away, but it bit her, requiring five stitches in her arm.

    CBC
  • Russell Crowe: 'I Didn't Get Married to Get Divorced'

    Russell Crowe sat down with Charlie Rose on CBS This Morning to talk about his latest film, The Water Diviner. When Rose asked him about the end of his 9-year-marriage to Danielle Spencer, Crowe pointed out that they weren't officially divorced, Rose asked if he was hoping to reconcile. Crowe replied, "I didn't get married to get divorced."

    TV In No Time
  • 9 Insanely Easy 1-Hour Backyard Projects (10 photos)

    Taking time to work on creative projects can be a challenge, especially if you have other obligations. But each one of these simple outdoor DIYs takes only 60 minutes—and gives (at least) a full season of enjoyment! | By BobVila.com, BobVila.com

    Bob Vila
  • Highway 400 closed after fatal crash on icy roads

    The crash happened north of Highway 89 near Innisfil at about 2:15 a.m. Sgt Kerry Schmidt told CP24 the northbound truck lost control on the slippery surface and "punched through" the centre wall and struck the southbound Mustang. He said the woman in the car was pronounced dead at the scene.

    CBC
  • Laverne Cox On Nude Allure Shoot

    Laverne Cox took it all off for Allure magazine, proudly posing naked in their annual nude issue. While the "Orange Is the New Black" star is now comfortable in her skin, she tells Access Hollywood she was initially hesitant about posing for the mag and spent many years battling a poor self-image. "I posed in the buff with nothing on at all, and I was terrified to do it, and I said no twice," Laverne told Access at the Time 100 Gala in New York City on Tuesday night, where she was an honoree.

    Access Hollywood
  • Baby being cared for by family of alleged Tisdale killer Steve O'Shaughnessy

    The baby girl who was not hurt in Steve O'Shaughnessy's alleged homicidal attack on her mother and three siblings is being cared for by O'Shaughnessy's family, CBC News has been told. On Wednesday, police found the bodies of Latasha Gosling and her young children Jenika, 8, Landen, 7 and Janayah, 4, in a Tisdale mobile home.

    CBC
  • Canada-U.S. border congestion 'negligible,' yet $1B being spent on improvements

    The report says truck traffic has fallen sharply as Canada's manufacturing sector slumps, and wait times at key border points are negligible. "Canada's export mix to the U.S. is shifting away from manufactured goods, which tend to be transported by truck, towards natural resources, which tend to be transported by vessel and pipeline," says the report.

    CBC
  • Women held captive for decade in Cleveland house recount chains, manipulation in new memoir

    When Amanda Berry's toddler daughter had night terrors and started screaming and running around the room, Berry couldn't always get to her — because she was chained and couldn't move that far. Big, heavy chains were a regular part of Berry's life for years as she, Gina DeJesus and Michelle Knight were held captive in a Cleveland home by Ariel Castro before finally escaping in 2013. "We are free, we love life," the women said in the note to readers at the beginning of "Hope: A Memoir of Survival in Cleveland," which they wrote with journalists Mary Jordan and Kevin Sullivan.

    The Canadian Press
  • Patrick Dempsey Talks Shocking Grey's Anatomy Exit: "I'm Still Processing It"

    McDreamy has left the building. Grey's Anatomy fans were left shocked and upset on Thursday, April 23, when it was revealed that Dr. Derek Shepherd would never return to Seattle Grace Mercy West Hospital. Patrick Dempsey opened up about the shocking twist (that car crash!) with Entertainment Weekly, in a story that leaked early to some subscribers.

    Us Weekly
  • Credit card companies suing customers for payment

    Canadian credit card companies are "scaring customers to pay up" in an aggressive new tactic to collect outstanding debts from customers, says B.C. man Sukhpaul Badyal. ​The Burnaby electrician says his credit rating was destroyed when ATB Financial claimed he owed $6,900 on his Husky MasterCard, and took him to B.C. Supreme Court to collect. "It was a scare tactic," says Badyal, who received a notice of civil claim filed in B.C. Supreme Court from the financial institution that issued the card.

    CBC
  • 33 charged in $2M cross-Canada fraud investigation

    Investigation into the bust dubbed "Operation Springston" started in Hamilton and quickly spread to Halton and the Greater Toronto Area, but also included fraudulent transactions in British Columbia, Alberta, Quebec and Nova Scotia. "This project sends a clear and strong message that identity fraud and theft will not be tolerated," said acting Superintendent Ryan Diodati from Hamilton police. The investigation started when people from Hamilton started coming to police with complaints of identity theft.

    CBC
  • Titanic gravestone mystery led to five year search

    The man responsible for discovering the origin of 149 tombstones marking the graves of Titanic victims spent five years on an intense search to solve the mystery. "It was just one of those Sherlock Holmes kind of problems you just love to get your hands on," said Barrie Clarke, a petrologist and professor at Dalhousie University. The city decided to restore the gravestone instead, but the question of what quarry the stone came from captured Clarke's interest.

    CBC
  • Hydrogen fuel breakthrough made, scientists claim

    A breakthrough has been made in the development of clean hydrogen power, scientists claim. At the moment, while hydrogen fuel is appealing, the production of hydrogen is incredible difficult - requiring huge amounts of energy.

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