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Obama's love letters to college girlfriend made public

Letters written by former US President Barack Obama in 1980s to his college girlfriend were made public on Thursday by a private research university, revealing a young man grappling with his place in the world.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/20 8:31:41

US magazine publisher offers 10 mln USD for info to help impeach Trump

Larry Flynt, founder of Hustler Magazine, offered 10 million US dollars Sunday for information that could lead to the impeachment of US President Donald Trump.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/16 11:20:15

Motion picture Academy kicks out disgraced Harvey Weinstein

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences expelled Harvey Weinstein on Saturday, vowing that the era of “shameful complicity in sexually predatory behavior” in the movie industry was over.
Source: AFP | 2017/10/15 14:33:39

Harvey Weinstein expelled from motion picture academy

Hollywood movie maker Harvey Weinstein has been expelled Saturday from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) in response to his alleged sexual advancements on female co-workers.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/15 6:43:46

Will Hollywood indie films fade to black after Harvey Weinstein's sexual scandal exposure?

There is widespread speculation in the Hollywood film industry that the fall of Hollywood kingmaker, Harvey Weinstein, and the slow decline of The Weinstein Company (TWC) as generative forces in the independent film world may well spell the demise of the indie film industry as a whole.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/12 13:30:53

Sharon Jones album to come out a year after her death

An album of unreleased songs by soul singer Sharon Jones will come out next month one year after her death, her label announced Tuesday.
Source: AFP | 2017/10/11 18:38:41

Hollywood shocked by movie mogul Weinstein's sex scandal

Hollywood was shell-shocked this weekend by a sex scandal exposure on Hollywood kingmaker, Harvey Weinstein, the Weinstein Company (TWC)'s contentious co-chairman and co-founder.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/9 8:44:58

In political turn, Justin Bieber rallies for Black Lives Matter

Canadian Pop star Justin Bieber, known more for headline-grabbing scandals than activism, on Friday took an unexpected political turn as he hailed the Black Lives Matter movement.
Source: AFP | 2017/9/24 18:03:39

Charles Bradley dead at 68

Charles Bradley, the soul singer whose robust voice and defiantly upbeat outlook won him stardom in his final years after a life of poverty, died Saturday from cancer. He was 68.
Source: AFP | 2017/9/24 17:58:39

Ventriloquist Jeff Dunham receives star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Ventriloquist Jeff Dunham poses with his popular puppet character Walter after receiving a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles, the United States, Sept. 21, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/22 11:07:38

L'Oreal heiress Bettencourt dies at 94

Liliane Bettencourt, heiress of French cosmetics giant L'Oreal died on Thursday at the age of 94, L'Oreal group chairman Jean-Paul Agon said.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/22 8:22:46

Model Ratajkowski blasts French magazine for slimming her curves

The US model and actress Emily Ratajkowski has called out a French magazine for reducing her lips and breasts in a photograph for an interview which deals with the discrimination she says she has faced for "being too sexy."
Source: AFP | 2017/9/19 17:58:40

Flamenco, hot pink and lingerie trot NY catwalk

New York Fashion Week has just two days left before the spring/summer 2018 season moves to Europe. From Flamenco ruffles to hot pink and plus-size lingerie, here is a quick round-up from the catwalk Monday.
Source: AFP | 2017/9/12 17:33:40

Taiwan actor to hand massive fine for photo copyright infringement

Taiwan actor Jimmy Lin has been fined 345,000 yuan (about US$53,263) for copyright infringement, by a court in Beijing. It's said to be China's highest ever fine for infringing the copyright of a single photograph, reports thepaper.cn.
Source: CRI | 2017/9/11 12:41:42

DNA tests show surrealist artist Dali not father of Spanish woman

DNA tests carried out on samples taken from the body of Spanish surrealist artist, Salvador Dali on July 21 as part of a paternity suit placed by former TV fortune teller Pilar Abel have shown that he was not her father as she claimed him to be.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/7 7:55:04

Spanish man files paternity suit against Grammy award-winning singer Julio Iglesias

A Spanish man who claims to have the results of a DNA test showing that he is Julio Iglesias’s son filed a paternity suit on Monday against the Grammy award-winning singer.
Source: AFP | 2017/9/5 17:03:40

Rapper Lil Wayne hospitalized after multiple seizures: report

Rapper Lil Wayne has been hospitalized in Chicago after suffering multiple epileptic seizures, celebrity news site TMZ reported.
Source: AFP | 2017/9/5 17:03:39

Queen Elizabeth II attends opening ceremony for Queensferry Crossing

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II arrives at the official opening ceremony for the Queensferry Crossing, a new road bridge spanning the Firth of Forth from Queensferry to North Queensferry, in Queensferry, west of Edinburgh, Scotland, Britain, on Sept. 4, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/5 9:44:15