Arts / Culture / Entertainment

South Africa’s Zuma denies breaking law with business brothers

South Africa’s Zuma denies breaking law with business brothers

Published 15/07/2019

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Former South African President Jacob Zuma told a corruption inquiry on Monday that he had never broken the law with the Gupta [more…]

Box Office: ‘Spider-Man: Far From Home’ crushes ‘crawl,’ ‘stuber’

Box Office: ‘Spider-Man: Far From Home’ crushes ‘crawl,’ ‘stuber’

Published 15/07/2019

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Sony’s “Spider-Man: Far From Home” claimed victory again during its second weekend in theaters, dominating over new releases, Paramount’s gator thriller [more…]

Singer R. Kelly charged in sex scheme of kidnapping and payoffs

Singer R. Kelly charged in sex scheme of kidnapping and payoffs

Published 12/07/2019

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Singer R. Kelly, already charged with sexual assault in Illinois, was indicted in federal courts in New York and Chicago on Friday [more…]

In ‘Harry Met Sally’ tribute, New York deli invites contestants to…

In ‘Harry Met Sally’ tribute, New York deli invites contestants to…

Published 12/07/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - It was the moan heard around the world. In the 1989 movie “When Harry Met Sally,” actor Meg Ryan’s loud rendition [more…]

Sneakers give art a run for its money at first-of-a-kind Sotheby’s…

Sneakers give art a run for its money at first-of-a-kind Sotheby’s…

Published 12/07/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Move over Monet. Nike is hot on your heels. Sotheby’s in New York announced on Thursday its first-ever auction dedicated to [more…]

New ‘Lion King’ movie lands with a critical whimper

New ‘Lion King’ movie lands with a critical whimper

Published 11/07/2019

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The much-anticipated new version of animated movie classic “The Lion King” landed with a whimper rather than a roar on Thursday [more…]

Ex-Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein gets approval for new…

Ex-Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein gets approval for new…

Published 11/07/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Former Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein got approval from a New York judge to hire a new legal team two months before [more…]

Taylor Swift shakes off Kardashian clan as highest-paid celebrity

Taylor Swift shakes off Kardashian clan as highest-paid celebrity

Published 11/07/2019

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Singer Taylor Swift was named the world’s highest-paid entertainer on Wednesday but was closely followed by two members of the wider [more…]

Ticket resellers settle New York charges over inflated concert…

Ticket resellers settle New York charges over inflated concert…

Published 11/07/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Two companies in the ticket resale industry agreed to pay $1.55 million to settle a lawsuit by New York Attorney General [more…]

Spanish court rules Julio Iglesias is father of 43-year old man

Spanish court rules Julio Iglesias is father of 43-year old man

Published 10/07/2019

MADRID (Reuters) - A Spanish court ruled on Wednesday that singer Julio Iglesias is the father of a 43-year old man, resolving a paternity dispute [more…]