Lights, Camera, Zoom: How COVID-19 is forcing TIFF…

The Toronto International Film Festival opened on Thursday with a vastly different format. Festival participants acknowledge that various coronavirus adaptations the festival has made are vital, but it's still unclear how a largely virtual event will…

India sees surge in COVID-19 cases of 95,000…

The latest: UN calls for $35 billion US in funding to support vaccine acceleration program. India reports another record daily spike of new coronavirus infections.  France extends virus-related unemployment benefits until next summer. South Korea's new coronavirus…

At least 7 dead in wildfires in California,…

A Northern California wildfire threatened thousands of homes Thursday after winds whipped it into a monster that incinerated houses in a small mountain community and killed at least three people. Several other people have been…