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George Clooney rejects apology for UK story on upcoming marriage

NEW YORK (Reuters) – George Clooney refused to accept an apology from Britain’s Daily Mail after it published what he said was a false story “insinuating religious tensions” by saying his future mother-in-law opposed his marriage to human rights lawyer … Continue reading

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British ‘Harry Potter’ actor David Legeno found dead in U.S. park

NEW YORK (Reuters) – British actor David Legeno, who appeared as a werewolf in the “Harry Potter” films, was found dead by hikers in a remote area of Death Valley, California police said on Friday. The Inyo County Sheriff’s Office … Continue reading

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Hi Ho Silver, Lone Ranger outfit to be auctioned away

DALLAS (Reuters) – The outfit actor Clayton Moore wore when he made appearances as the Lone Ranger character he played on the TV series more than a half century ago will go under the hammer on Saturday with the auction … Continue reading

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Eileen Ford, maverick of the modeling industry, dies at 92

(Reuters) – Eileen Ford, the founder of the Ford Models who promoted the fresh-faced look of American women and set the stage for the phenomenon of celebrity super models, has died at the age of 92, the agency said on … Continue reading

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SoundCloud close to deal with major record labels: Bloomberg

(Reuters) – Online music sharing service SoundCloud Ltd is close to a deal with Universal Music Group, Sony Music Entertainment, and Warner Music Group for licenses to continue playing their songs and avoid potential legal disputes, Bloomberg reported citing people … Continue reading

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North Korea complains to U.N. about film starring Rogen, Franco

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – North Korea has complained to the United Nations about a film starring Seth Rogen and James Franco, accusing the United States of sponsoring terrorism and committing an act of war by allowing production of a movie … Continue reading

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Actor John Wayne’s heirs sue university to use ‘Duke’ nickname

WINSTON-SALEM N.C. (Reuters) – Heirs of film star John Wayne have sued Duke University over their right to use the late Academy Award winner’s nickname, “Duke,” to market a line of bourbon, describing the school’s protests over such branding efforts … Continue reading

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Rosie O’Donnell to return to TV talk show "The View"

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Actress and comedian Rosie O’Donnell is returning to ABC’s long-running morning talk show “The View” to co-host it with Whoopi Goldberg, the television network said on Thursday. The outspoken talk show star and Emmy winner will … Continue reading

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Complex characters, juicy scripts boost Netflix’s Emmy nominations

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – A veteran actress says it is the “delicious” scripts and unvarnished realism of the female prison inmates that draw viewers to “Orange is the New Black,” while the creator of “House of Cards” credits a ruthless … Continue reading

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Garth Brooks announces country music comeback, digital downloads

(Reuters) – Country music star Garth Brooks said on Thursday he was coming out of recording retirement and will release new music for the first time in more than decade. Brooks, who in recent years has been playing concerts in … Continue reading

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