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Drake and Lamar lead but women shine through in Grammy nods

Drake and Lamar lead but women shine through in Grammy nods

Published 07/12/2018

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Rappers Kendrick Lamar and Drake led Grammy Award nominations on Friday, but Cardi B, Lady Gaga, Brandi Carlile and American newcomer [more…]

Stan Lee, creator of Spider-Man and other Marvel superheroes, dead…

Stan Lee, creator of Spider-Man and other Marvel superheroes, dead…

Published 13/11/2018

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Stan Lee, who dreamed up Spider-Man, Iron Man, the Hulk, Black Panther and a cavalcade of other Marvel Comics superheroes that [more…]

Stephen Hawking’s thesis and wheelchair sell for $1 million

Stephen Hawking’s thesis and wheelchair sell for $1 million

Published 09/11/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - A motorized wheelchair used by the late British physicist Stephen Hawking sold at auction on Thursday for almost 300,000 pounds ($391,740.00) while [more…]

Reports Khashoggi’s body dissolved in acid must be investigated:…

Reports Khashoggi’s body dissolved in acid must be investigated:…

Published 05/11/2018

Saudi Arabia tells U.N. rights body that will prosecute Khashoggi murderANKARA (Reuters) - Reports that the body of slain Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was dissolved [more…]

Outraged Hong Kong media, legal groups seek explanation of…

Outraged Hong Kong media, legal groups seek explanation of…

Published 08/10/2018

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Several Hong Kong media and legal groups urged the government on Monday to explain why it refused to renew a work [more…]

Economists see deeper Argentina contraction: central bank poll

Economists see deeper Argentina contraction: central bank poll

Published 05/09/2018

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Economists expect Argentina’s gross domestic product to shrink 1.9 percent this year compared to a 0.3 percent previously estimated contraction, according [more…]

Israeli filmmaker Gitai raps Israel in ‘Letter to A Friend in Gaza’

Israeli filmmaker Gitai raps Israel in ‘Letter to A Friend in Gaza’

Published 04/09/2018

VENICE, Italy (Reuters) - Amos Gitai’s “Letter to A Friend in Gaza” offers unflinching criticism of Israel’s blockade of Gaza and its lethal response to [more…]

Japanese expelled from North Korea arrives in China: Kyodo

Japanese expelled from North Korea arrives in China: Kyodo

Published 27/08/2018

TOKYO/SEOUL (Reuters) - A Japanese man arrived in China on Monday after North Korea expelled him for allegedly breaking the law during a visit there, [more…]

Masterpiece theater: Chinese make-up artist brings paintings to life

Masterpiece theater: Chinese make-up artist brings paintings to life

Published 17/08/2018

CHONGQING, China (Reuters) - Marilyn Monroe, Audrey Hepburn and Cristiano Ronaldo are just a few of the famous faces that Chinese make-up artist He Yuhong [more…]

‘Communist’ Frida Kahlo swept up in debate on cultural change in…

‘Communist’ Frida Kahlo swept up in debate on cultural change in…

Published 08/08/2018

BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Sixty-four years after her death, the personal life and politics of Frida Kahlo have come under scrutiny in Hungary. A right-wing pro-government [more…]