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Italian film composer Ennio Morricone dies aged 91

Italian film composer Ennio Morricone dies aged 91

Published 06/07/2020

ROME (Reuters) - Ennio Morricone, the Italian composer whose haunting scores to Spaghetti Westerns like “A Fistful of Dollars” and “The Good, the Bad and [more…]

UK’s Royal Mint celebrates singer Elton John with new commemorative coin

UK’s Royal Mint celebrates singer Elton John with new commemorative coin

Published 06/07/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Elton John on Monday became the second artist to be honoured by Britain’s Royal Mint with a commemorative coin paying tribute to [more…]

UK pledges boost for the arts as it eyes socially distant performances

UK pledges boost for the arts as it eyes socially distant performances

Published 06/07/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain will invest nearly $2 billion in the arts and hopes to allow outdoor and socially distanced performances at cultural venues as [more…]

UK hopes for socially distanced performances at cultural venues, minister says

UK hopes for socially distanced performances at cultural venues, minister says

Published 06/07/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain hopes to permit outdoor and socially distanced performances at cultural venues, minister Oliver Dowden said on Monday, after announcing a nearly [more…]

Ennio Morricone, Italian composer most famous for Westerns, dies aged 91

Ennio Morricone, Italian composer most famous for Westerns, dies aged 91

Published 06/07/2020

ROME - Ennio Morricone, whose scores for movies such as “The Good, the Bad and the Ugly”, “The Mission” and “Cinema Paradiso” made him one [more…]

Djokovic’s event taught us to be cautious: French Open director

Djokovic’s event taught us to be cautious: French Open director

Published 06/07/2020

MUMBAI (Reuters) - French Open organizers are taking every precaution to ensure the Grand Slam does not meet the same fate as Novak Djokovic’s Adria [more…]

NHL, union reach tentative agreement on plan to resume season

NHL, union reach tentative agreement on plan to resume season

Published 06/07/2020

(Reuters) - The National Hockey League and union representing its players have reached a tentative agreement on protocols to resume a season interrupted by the [more…]

Survey finds 77% of Japanese think Olympics ‘cannot be held’ next year

Survey finds 77% of Japanese think Olympics ‘cannot be held’ next year

Published 06/07/2020

TOKYO (Reuters) - A wide-ranging survey conducted by the Japan News Network (JNN) found that 77% of those questioned said that the Tokyo Olympics “cannot [more…]

Report: Bucks close facility after receiving COVID-19 results

Report: Bucks close facility after receiving COVID-19 results

Published 06/07/2020

The Milwaukee Bucks closed their practice facility after receiving coronavirus test results, ESPN reported Sunday. It wasn’t immediately clear whether a player — or multiple [more…]

Tanaka back with Yankees after taking 112 mph liner to head

Tanaka back with Yankees after taking 112 mph liner to head

Published 06/07/2020

New York Yankees right-hander Masahiro Tanaka was back at Yankee Stadium on Sunday, a day after getting hit in the head by a line drive [more…]