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Brazilian 'father of bossa nova' Joao Gilberto dies at 88 - 07/07/2019

BUENOS AIRES, Denis Duettmann (dpa)- Brazilian singer and guitarist Joao Gilberto, considered to be one of the pioneers of the bossa nova genre, has died aged 88, his son said Saturday. "My father...

Cosby's wife hasn't visited him in prison — that's how he wants it - 06/25/2019

Los Angeles (tca/dpa) - Bill Cosby's wife, Camille, and their children haven't yet visited him in prison, where he's been since late September. But they're not shunning him. The disgraced comic...

Argentinian director Lucrecia Martel to head Venice film fest jury - 06/24/2019

Rome - The Venice Film Festival on Monday named Argentinian director Lucrecia Martel as jury president for this year's main competition.   Martel is a niche film-maker who has made four movies,...

Taylor Swift puts Katy Perry beef to rest in new Pride anthem video - 06/19/2019

New York (tca/dpa) - Taylor Swift is shaking off her longstanding beef with Katy Perry. The singers hug it out in Swift's video for "You Need To Calm Down," out Monday morning and the second single...

'Aladdin' and Galaxy's Edge - how Hollywood interprets Arab culture - 06/14/2019

Los Angeles (tca/dpa) - The city walls are scarred with bullet holes and burn marks. Tattered camouflage netting hangs like moss over defunct fighter posts and the Moorish archways of the...

Oprah Winfrey to interview the Central Park Five for special - 06/11/2019

New York (tca/dpa) - The Queen of All Media will sit down with the Central Park Five for the first time ever for a special in-depth conversation scheduled to air on Netflix and OWN on Wednesday....

Cannes Film Festival ends with gala ceremony for top awards - 05/25/2019

Cannes, France - The 72nd Cannes Film Festival ends Saturday when the world's leading movie showcase hands out its prestigious prizes, including the iconic Palme d'Or for best picture.   A...

Review: 'Game of Thrones' ends more with an exhale than a bang - 05/20/2019

Los Angeles (dpa/tca) - The Iron Throne, "Game of Thrones' " ultimate prize that countless characters killed and were killed for over eight seasons of stellar storytelling, melted into a molten...

Britney Spears hearing on conservatorship draws fans to LA courthouse - 05/12/2019

Los Angeles (tca/dpa) - Dozens of Britney Spears fans holding signs reading "FREE BRITNEY" and "Brit is Stronger" gathered outside the Stanley Mosk Courthouse in downtown Los Angeles on Friday...

Thai princess' video of historic palace balcony moment goes viral - 05/07/2019

Bangkok (dpa) - A video posted on Facebook by Thai King Maha Vajiralongkorn's youngest daughter showing the historic moment he made his first public appearance as king has quickly gone viral.  ...
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