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Mandela’s life and legacy celebrated in London exhibition

Mandela’s life and legacy celebrated in London exhibition

Published 08/02/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - For a man who spent nearly three decades in prison, the passage of time was no doubt important to Nelson Mandela. So [more…]

Sony stock jumps after first-ever share buyback announcement

Sony stock jumps after first-ever share buyback announcement

Published 08/02/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - Sony Corp announced its first-ever major share buyback on Friday, worth 100 billion yen ($910 million), helping its stock recover from a [more…]

Britain’s Prince Harry and Meghan attend armed forces charity awards

Britain’s Prince Harry and Meghan attend armed forces charity awards

Published 07/02/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s Prince Harry and his wife Meghan Markle attended an awards ceremony on Thursday evening for the Endeavour Fund, which supports the [more…]

‘Lego Movie’ sequel hopes to build on the first

‘Lego Movie’ sequel hopes to build on the first

Published 07/02/2019

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The residents of Bricksburg return to the big screen this week in “The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part”, this time [more…]

Tales of power and injustice open a politically-charged Berlinale

Tales of power and injustice open a politically-charged Berlinale

Published 07/02/2019

BERLIN (Reuters) - The ability of the weak to hold their own against the powerful loomed over the first day of the Berlinale, in which [more…]

Canadian hit ‘Schitt’s Creek’ gets 15 Canadian Screen Award nods

Canadian hit ‘Schitt’s Creek’ gets 15 Canadian Screen Award nods

Published 07/02/2019

TORONTO (Reuters) - Canadian comedy “Schitt’s Creek” and drama “Anne with an E” led the nominations for the Canadian Screen Awards, grabbing 15 nods each [more…]

BAFTA suspends ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ director Bryan Singer nomination

BAFTA suspends ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ director Bryan Singer nomination

Published 07/02/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) has suspended “Bohemian Rhapsody” director Bryan Singer’s nomination for Sunday’s awards ceremony following [more…]

Pop star Pink to be honored at London’s BRIT Awards

Pop star Pink to be honored at London’s BRIT Awards

Published 07/02/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Pop star Pink will receive the Outstanding Contribution to Music Award at this year’s BRITs, organizers of Britain’s pop music honors said [more…]

Brick by Lego brick, teen builds his own prosthetic arm

Brick by Lego brick, teen builds his own prosthetic arm

Published 07/02/2019

SANT CUGAT, Spain (Reuters) - David Aguilar has built himself a robotic prosthetic arm using Lego pieces after being born without a right forearm due [more…]

Puppets on a string draw children’s smiles in Gaza

Puppets on a string draw children’s smiles in Gaza

Published 07/02/2019

GAZA (Reuters) - A Palestinian puppeteer is tugging at heartstrings in Gaza. At a kindergarten, Mahdi Karera, who describes himself as Gaza’s first marionette-maker, put [more…]