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British singer Ed Sheeran gets engaged to school friend Cherry Seaborn

LONDON (Reuters) – British singer/songwriter Ed Sheeran said on Saturday he is engaged to long-time friend Cherry Seaborn, whom he first met at school at the age of 11. “Got myself a fiancé just before new year,” he wrote on an Instagram photo of him and Seaborn. “We are very happy and in love, and our cats are chuffed as ...

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Screen Actors Guild awards is all about women

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Women and their stories are likely to dominate the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) awards on Sunday in the second big Hollywood ceremony this year that aims to transform the sexual misconduct scandal sweeping the United States into a celebration of female empowerment. The annual show in Los Angeles, celebrating acting achievements in film and television, will ...

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How Jade Bird went from 'brutal' open mic gigs to the Brit School and US success

Here’s a list of things that make Jade Bird laugh during our conversation: Coats, chickens, theatre school, her own songs, other people’s songs, yoghurt, bathrooms, being cheated on, her grandmother’s guitar and writer’s block. The 20-year-old is vivacious and To see the full content, share this page by clicking one of the buttons below Tweet Click here to Read from ...

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Missed this week's entertainment news?

The world of entertainment news has had many ups and downs this week. Here’s a round-up of some of the biggest stories from the last seven days, just in case you missed them. To see the full content, share this page by clicking one of the buttons below Tweet Click here to Read from the source

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Mexican hotel keeping Hotel California name after Eagles settlement

(Reuters) – A hotel in Mexico named Hotel California plans to continue using the name in that country after settling a lawsuit brought by the Eagles over rights related to the country-rock band’s classic 1976 song. Hotel California Baja LLC said on Friday it will “continue to use the service mark and trademark ‘Hotel California’ in Mexico,” where it owns ...

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Actor Michael Douglas accused of sexual misconduct in 1980s

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A woman on Friday publicly accused Oscar-winning actor and producer Michael Douglas of sexual misconduct, saying he had repeatedly harassed her verbally and fondled himself in front of her when she worked for him in the 1980s. “He thought he was the king of the world, and that he could humiliate me without any repercussions,” journalist ...

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Amazon boosts monthly fee for Prime by $2, maintains yearly rate

(Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc raised the monthly fee for the U.S. version of its fast-shipping and video-streaming service Amazon Prime by $2 (£1.4) on Friday, making the case for subscribers to upgrade to an annual plan. It was the first increase of Prime fees in almost four years and comes at the end of another bullish year and holiday season ...

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Kim Kardashian names new baby girl Chicago

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – And the name is …. Chicago West. Kim Kardashian’s new baby daughter with rapper husband Kanye West has been named Chicago, the reality star announced on her app on Friday. The baby girl was born to a surrogate on Monday, a third child for the celebrity couple. Kim Kardashian attends the Tom Ford Spring Summer 2018 ...

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Hollywood producers issue anti-harassment guidelines

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Hollywood producers on Friday outlined steps aimed at preventing sexual harassment on and off television and movie sets in a response to revelations of misconduct that have shaken the entertainment industry in recent months. The voluntary guidelines from the Producers Guild of America (PGA) recommend that all productions provide in-person anti-sexual harassment training for all cast ...

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Tom Petty died due to accidental drug overdose – coroner

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Rocker Tom Petty died in October due to “multisystem organ failure” brought on by an accidental overdose of seven medications, the Los Angeles County Medical Examiner’s office said on Friday. The coroner’s office attributed Petty’s death at the age of 66 to a “mixed toxicity” of fentanyl, oxycodone, generic Restoril, generic Xanax, generic Celexa, acetyl fentanyl, ...

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