TV Review: ‘Catherine the Great’ Starring Helen Mirren

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) – For some, “Dame Helen Mirren playing the Catherine the Great” is all the convincing they’ll need to watch this new biographical limited series, which is perfectly understandable. The casting of Mirren in the role, which follows the Russian empress in the embattled latter years of her life, is a smart choice […]

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Evolution of the green Tories: Conservatives in B.C. fight to convince voters they are eco-friendly

PARKSVILLE — Like most candidates running for office on Vancouver Island, Byron Horner spends a lot of time talking about the environment. His campaign promises to put a tighter squeeze on heavy polluters, invest in offshore spill response, and implement a national recycling program. Read More …read more Source:: Nationalpost

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Late Representative Cummings to lie in state in U.S. Capitol

WASHINGTON — The late U.S. Representative Elijah Cummings, one of a handful of Democrats leading an impeachment investigation into President Donald Trump, will be honored in the U.S. Capitol on Thursday when a coffin carrying his remains will lie in state in the National Statuary Hall. Read More …read more Source:: Nationalpost

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