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Love your clothes and pass them on, says Vogue supremo Wintour

Love your clothes and pass them on, says Vogue supremo Wintour

Published 28/11/2019

ATHENS (Reuters) - Clothes should be cherished, re-worn and even passed on to the next generation, Anna Wintour, the influential editor of Vogue magazine said, [more…]

Harvey Weinstein loses bid to dismiss sexual assault charges

Harvey Weinstein loses bid to dismiss sexual assault charges

Published 27/11/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A New York judge has denied Harvey Weinstein’s request to dismiss two predatory sexual assault charges, ahead of the former Hollywood [more…]

William Ruckelshaus, who resigned in Watergate’s ‘Saturday Night Massacre,’ dies at 87: U.S. media

William Ruckelshaus, who resigned in Watergate’s ‘Saturday Night Massacre,’ dies at 87: U.S. media

Published 27/11/2019

(Reuters) - William Ruckelshaus, picked by Richard Nixon as the first head of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and as deputy attorney general before being [more…]

Singer Iggy Azalea reports jewelry worth $366,000 stolen in burglary

Singer Iggy Azalea reports jewelry worth $366,000 stolen in burglary

Published 23/11/2019

(Reuters) - “Fancy” singer Iggy Azalea and her rapper boyfriend Playboi Carti reported a burglar stole over $366,000 in jewelry from their Atlanta home, police [more…]

Death threats prompt music executive to appeal for peace in feud with Taylor Swift

Death threats prompt music executive to appeal for peace in feud with Taylor Swift

Published 22/11/2019

(Reuters) - Music executive Scooter Braun on Friday said his family had received “numerous death threats” over a feud with singer Taylor Swift, and appealed [more…]

Japanese actress Erika Sawajiri arrested for suspected drug possession: NHK

Japanese actress Erika Sawajiri arrested for suspected drug possession: NHK

Published 16/11/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese actress Erika Sawajiri, famous for her role in 2005 drama “1 Litre of Tears”, has been arrested on suspicion of possessing [more…]

Taylor Swift wins some support in feud with old label, and lots of silence

Taylor Swift wins some support in feud with old label, and lots of silence

Published 15/11/2019

(Reuters) - Taylor Swift and her former record label traded barbed accusations on Friday about her rights to perform her old songs, winning support from [more…]

Kaiser Permanente CEO Bernard Tyson dies unexpectedly at 60

Kaiser Permanente CEO Bernard Tyson dies unexpectedly at 60

Published 11/11/2019

(Reuters) - Bernard J. Tyson, chairman and chief executive officer of not-for-profit health insurer Kaiser Permanente, died unexpectedly in his sleep on Sunday, aged 60, [more…]

Late Prodigy singer Flint’s belongings sell for nearly $450,000

Late Prodigy singer Flint’s belongings sell for nearly $450,000

Published 08/11/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Clothes, furniture and music awards belonging to Keith Flint, the late frontman of the Prodigy, have sold for nearly $450,000 at auction, [more…]

Lady Gaga to play scandal-plagued Gucci wife in next feature film

Lady Gaga to play scandal-plagued Gucci wife in next feature film

Published 01/11/2019

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Lady Gaga has lined up her next feature film and will play the wife of a murdered heir to the Gucci [more…]