Some Canadians believe officials exaggerate threat of COVID-19, poll suggests

By Jordan Press, The Canadian PressTue Sep 15 2020 13:52 OTTAWA — A new survey suggests there are Canadians who believe that warnings from public officials about the threat of COVID-19 are vastly overblown. Almost one-quarter of respondents in an online poll made public Tuesday by Leger and the Association for Canadian Studies say they […]

Disney Plus launches beta test for streaming watch parties in Canada

Production Code: A0190 By David Friend, The Canadian PressTue Sep 15 2020 11:44 Disney Plus is testing a new feature exclusively with Canadian subscribers that recreates the experience of watching TV with a group of family and friends. The streaming service says it recently launched the virtual social feature GroupWatch, which allows up to six […]

Pandemic forces journalists to rethink campaign coverage

By David Bauder, The Associated PressTue Sep 15 2020 12:34 NEW YORK — When the coronavirus shutdown began, ABC News’ Martha Raddatz figured her plan for a cross−country road trip to meet voters would be shelved, too. Instead, this week Raddatz nears the end of a 6,000−mile journey, where in Ohio she found a man […]

Met Opera skips this season, 1st black composer opens ’21-22

By Ronald Blum, The Associated PressWed Sep 23 2020 12:04 NEW YORK — The Metropolitan Opera will skip an entire season for the first time in its nearly 140−year history and intends to return from the pandemic layoff next September with the company’s first presentation of a Black composer, Terence Blanchard’s “Fire Shut Up in […]

Why is Facebook banning users who share the “Plandemic” movie?

What Happened Facebook has halted users from sharing the link to the “Plandemic movie.” Now, part 2 called Plandemic: Indoctornation has been released and millions are feeling incredibly moved by the information, but are not allowed to share it on social media. According to a recent article published in Forbes, the film promotes what is […]