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Redmayne in top form in transgender ‘The Danish Girl’

Redmayne in top form in transgender ‘The Danish Girl’

Published 05/09/2015

VENICE So the question that will arise -- if only jokingly -- with the premiere of the transgender movie "The Danish Girl" on Saturday at [more…]

Kristen Stewart sci-fi ‘Equals’ fails to add up for Venice critics

Kristen Stewart sci-fi ‘Equals’ fails to add up for Venice critics

Published 05/09/2015

VENICE With Kristen Stewart of "Twilight" fame and Nicholas Hoult of "X-Men", the science-fiction film "Equals" is sure to have some box-office draw, but it [more…]

France says debt issuance would be first step for a euro zone budget

France says debt issuance would be first step for a euro zone budget

Published 05/09/2015

CERNOBBIO, Italy A common euro zone budget should initially be funded through joint debt issuance and taxpayers' money should only be used at a later [more…]

ISS urges shareholders vote to strip BofA CEO Moynihan of chairman title

ISS urges shareholders vote to strip BofA CEO Moynihan of chairman title

Published 05/09/2015

BOSTON Proxy adviser Institutional Shareholder Services on Friday recommended Bank of America Corp shareholders vote to strip Chief Executive Brian Moynihan of his additional title [more…]

Rubio, on stump in Puerto Rico, says island needs new leadership

Rubio, on stump in Puerto Rico, says island needs new leadership

Published 04/09/2015

SAN JUAN Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio told residents of Puerto Rico on Friday the island needed new political leadership as it grapples with its [more…]

Saudi Arabia satisfied with Obama’s assurances on Iran deal

Saudi Arabia satisfied with Obama’s assurances on Iran deal

Published 04/09/2015

WASHINGTON Saudi Arabia is satisfied with assurances from U.S. President Barack Obama about the Iran nuclear deal and believes the agreement will contribute to security [more…]

Depp says he mined his ‘inner evil’ to play gangster Bulger

Depp says he mined his ‘inner evil’ to play gangster Bulger

Published 04/09/2015

VENICE Johnny Depp says he did not have to dig deep to tap into his evil side for his portrayal of the Irish-American gangster James [more…]

Bertelsmann nears investment in HotChalk: sources

Bertelsmann nears investment in HotChalk: sources

Published 04/09/2015

Bertelsmann SE & Co KGaA, Europe's largest media group, is close to acquiring a minority stake in learning technology firm HotChalk, according to people familiar [more…]

Jeb Bush will target New Hampshire with first TV ads

Jeb Bush will target New Hampshire with first TV ads

Published 04/09/2015

WASHINGTON Republican Jeb Bush's first TV ads of his 2016 White House campaign will target New Hampshire, his team said on Friday, in a reflection [more…]

Fiat Chrysler U.S. to recall 7,810 SUVs to prevent hacking

Fiat Chrysler U.S. to recall 7,810 SUVs to prevent hacking

Published 04/09/2015

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV's (FCAU.N) U.S. arm said on Friday it would recall 7,810 sport utility vehicles in the United States to update software for [more…]