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'We never said they died': 100-year old fighter pilot vet opens up about wartime losses

Tom Hennessy is a London, Ont. veteran of the Second World War who achieved local fame earlier this year. At the age of 100, he walked 100 miles in support of much younger veterans in need. But Tom’s own story of service is just as remarkable. This Wednesday and Thursday, in extended reports on CTV News at 6, Tom will share memories of harrowing moments in the wartime skies.

Tom Hennessy is seen in uniform during the Second World War in this undated image. (Submitted)

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'Fame' and 'Flashdance' singer-actor Irene Cara dies at 63

Oscar, Golden Globe and two-time Grammy winning singer-actress Irene Cara, who starred and sang the title cut from the 1980 hit movie 'Fame' and then belted out the era-defining hit 'Flashdance ... What a Feeling' from 1983's 'Flashdance,' has died. She was 63.

Civilians escape Kherson after Russian strikes on freed city

Fleeing shelling, civilians on Saturday streamed out of the southern Ukrainian city whose recapture they had celebrated just weeks earlier as the country remembered a Stalin-era famine and sought to ensure that Russia's war in Ukraine doesn't deprive others worldwide of its vital food exports.

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