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London Film Festival unveils line-up, Blanchett to be honored

LONDON The BFI London Film Festival revealed its line-up on Tuesday, opening with star-studded early feminist movement drama “Suffragette” and closing with a biopic about Steve Jobs. Meryl Street, Helena Bonham Carter and Carey Mulligan will walk the red carpet … Continue reading

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‘Take On Me’ singers A-ha reunite with new album

LONDON Norwegian band A-ha, whose “Take On Me” track remains one of the most popular songs from the 1980s, are reuniting temporarily, releasing their first new material in six years. The band split after a worldwide tour in 2010 and … Continue reading

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Fox News Channel tops basic cable in August prime-time ratings

Twenty-First Century Fox Inc’s Fox News Channel scored the highest prime-time ratings among all basic cable television networks in August, according to Nielsen data, led by the Republican presidential candidates’ debate and anchor Megyn Kelly’s “The Kelly File.” Fox News … Continue reading

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CBS bringing limited live NFL to portable devices

CBS Corp-owned CBS Sports said it will allow viewers to live stream two regular NFL season games, in addition to AFC coverage, on their portable devices, expanding its services to the fast-growing Internet viewer base. Viewers will be able to … Continue reading

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Venice film fest on a roll with Oscar-lucky openers

VENICE The Venice Film Festival is having a good run with opening films winning Oscars, including best picture last year for “Birdman”, and hopes to stay on a winning streak when the mountain disaster film “Everest” kicks off the 72nd … Continue reading

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Obama to test wilderness skills on Bear Grylls TV show

NEW YORK President Barack Obama will test his wilderness survival skills with an appearance on the television show “Running Wild” in an Alaska adventure that will air later this year, the network NBC said on Monday. Obama will be the … Continue reading

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Obama to test wilderness skills on Bear Grylls TV show

NEW YORK President Barack Obama will test his wilderness survival skills with an appearance on the television show “Running Wild” in an Alaska adventure that will air later this year, the network NBC said on Monday. Obama will be the … Continue reading

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Titanic’s last luncheon menu expected to fetch up to $70,000 at auction

NEW YORK More than a century after first-class passengers aboard the ill-fated Titanic ate grilled mutton chops and custard pudding in an elaborate dining room, the ship’s last luncheon menu is expected to fetch up to $70,000 in an online … Continue reading

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Titanic’s last luncheon menu expected to fetch up to $70,000 at auction

NEW YORK More than a century after first-class passengers aboard the ill-fated Titanic ate grilled mutton chops and custard pudding in an elaborate dining room, the ship’s last luncheon menu is expected to fetch up to $70,000 in an online … Continue reading

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Kanye West gets political action committee, presidential jokes go viral

LOS ANGELES Images of Kanye West’s face on Mount Rushmore and a potential White House takeover by the Kardashian reality TV clan fired up social media on Monday, a day after the rapper virtually hijacked a rambunctious MTV Video Music … Continue reading

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