Saturday , 21 April 2018

Entertainment

Queen Elizabeth II turns 92, to attend star-studded concert

Queen Elizabeth II is marking her 92nd birthday with a star-studded concert in London. Sting, Tom Jones, Craig David and Kylie Minogue are among singers performing at the celebration at Royal Albert Hall, billed as the “Queen’s Birthday Party.” Prince Harry is expected to speak at Saturday evening’s event, in his new role as president of The Queen’s Commonwealth Trust. …

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Swedish musician Avicii has died at 28

Avicii, the hit-making electronic dance music star born Tim Bergling, was found dead on Friday afternoon in Muscat, Oman, his representative confirmed to ABC News. He was 28 years old. Avicii was best known for his global hits “Wake Me Up,” “Hey Brother” and “Levels.” “It is with profound sorrow that we announce the loss of Tim Bergling, also known …

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The Latest: Stormy Daniels' ex-lawyer cooperating in inquiry

The Latest on a lawsuit by porn actress Stormy Daniels who says she had an affair with President Donald Trump (all times local): 6:40 p.m. An attorney who previously represented porn actress Stormy Daniels has been contacted by federal investigators looking into the personal business dealings of President Donald Trump’s lawyer, Michael Cohen. A spokesman for attorney Keith Davidson said …

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Natalie Portman addresses snub of 'Jewish Nobel,' backlash

Actress Natalie Portman has snubbed a prestigious prize known as the “Jewish Nobel,” saying she did not want her attendance to be seen as an endorsement of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Portman was to have received the award in Israel in June and said in a statement issued early Saturday that her reasons for skipping the ceremony had been …

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The Latest: Nile Rodgers mourns Avicii, talks DJ's drinking

The Latest on the death of electronic dance DJ and producer Avicii, who died Friday in Oman at age 28 (all times local): 6:45 p.m. Music producer Nile Rodgers is expressing sorrow at the death of DJ star Avicii (ah-VEE’-chee), with whom he developed a close friendship during their collaborations. Rodgers says he considered the Swedish-born DJ his “little brother” …

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Actress arrested in sex trafficking in 'guru to stars' case

A television actress best known for playing a young Superman’s close friend pleaded not guilty Friday to sex trafficking after federal prosecutors said she worked as a slave “master” recruiting unsuspecting women to a cult-like group led by a man who sold himself as a self-improvement guru to the stars. Allison Mack was accused in an indictment unsealed by the …

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AP PHOTOS: Prince file shows extravagant but isolated life

The end of a two-year investigation into Prince’s 2016 drug overdose death was the trigger to release materials compiled by sheriff’s detectives, ranging from hundreds of pages of interviews, search warrants and reports to more than 1,000 photos and videos. The images offered a glimpse behind the scenes of the Paisley Park home and recording studio where Prince died. They …

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Musicians speak out about the death of Avicii at 28

Stars took to Twitter on Friday to mourn electronic dance music star Avicii, born Tim Bergling, who died in Muscat, Oman, at the age of 28. He’d been in failing health for several years and had retired from live performances in 2016. Just this week, he was nominated for a Billboard Music Award for his 2017 EP Avici (01). Avicii …

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