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Whoopi Goldberg teams with Extinction Rebellion for climate change movie

Whoopi Goldberg teams with Extinction Rebellion for climate change movie

Published 05/06/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - American actress Whoopi Goldberg has leant her voice to an Extinction Rebellion animated film highlighting the precarious state of the planet’s natural [more…]

‘We Are The World’ to get an ‘American Idol’ alumni encore

‘We Are The World’ to get an ‘American Idol’ alumni encore

Published 15/05/2020

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - “We Are The World,” the celebrity-packed 1985 charity single, is getting an encore this weekend, courtesy of the stars of “American [more…]

‘One World’ celebrity special for coronavirus draws 21 million Americans

‘One World’ celebrity special for coronavirus draws 21 million Americans

Published 21/04/2020

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Almost 21 million Americans watched the “One World: Together At Home” global special on Saturday in support of frontline workers battling [more…]

Who’s Who of pop culture unites for ‘One World’ coronavirus special

Who’s Who of pop culture unites for ‘One World’ coronavirus special

Published 19/04/2020

(Reuters) - Lady Gaga, Taylor Swift, Paul McCartney, The Rolling Stones, Beyonce and Oprah Winfrey on Saturday headlined a special broadcast of music, comedy and [more…]

Rolling Stones added to all-star lineup for Saturday’s global coronavirus concert

Rolling Stones added to all-star lineup for Saturday’s global coronavirus concert

Published 17/04/2020

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The Rolling Stones will join a star-studded global television broadcast on Saturday to honor healthcare workers on the front lines of [more…]

Gulliksen takes first World Cup win aged 60, then gets thrown at prize-giving

Gulliksen takes first World Cup win aged 60, then gets thrown at prize-giving

Published 23/02/2020

GOTHENBURG, Sweden (Reuters) - After more than 40 years in show jumping, Norwegian Geir Gulliksen beat riders less than half his age to score his [more…]

To train more workers, companies turn to virtual reality

To train more workers, companies turn to virtual reality

Published 22/01/2020

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The future of employee training involves no embarrassing role-playing in front of new colleagues or boring web modules which take an [more…]

How can Generation Z compete with robots? Focus on the human touch

How can Generation Z compete with robots? Focus on the human touch

Published 16/12/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - It sounds counterintuitive, but members of Generation Z will have to focus on human connections if they want to compete with [more…]

Teqball: Hosts Hungary dominate world championships

Teqball: Hosts Hungary dominate world championships

Published 08/12/2019

BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Hungary showed it remains the dominant force in teqball, a hybrid sport mixing football with table tennis, winning the singles and doubles [more…]

Your Money: On #GivingTuesday, companies turbocharge holiday giving efforts

Your Money: On #GivingTuesday, companies turbocharge holiday giving efforts

Published 27/11/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Four years ago, PayPal set out to break the Guinness World Record for the most money raised online for charity in [more…]