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Culture&Arts Fyre Festival promoter faces 10 years after Bahamas fiasco
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McFarland's due in Manhattan federal court Tuesday, where he's pleaded not guilty to charges he defrauded the doomed event's investors. The Fyre Festival imploded in April 2017, after rich patrons spent tens of thousands of dollars for the event, expecting a luxury getaway on a private island in the Bahamas, only for their private jets to touch down in what many called a disaster area.

Culture&Arts Deal to save Weinstein Company from bankruptcy collapses
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THE deal to buy assets from Harvey Weinstein's former production company hit another roadblock yesterday as a former official in president Barack Obama's administration said her investor group was abandoning the venture - for now. 'To that end, we will consider acquiring assets that may become available in the event of bankruptcy proceedings, as well as other opportunities that may become available in the entertainment industry'.

Culture&Arts Kevin Love: panic attack forced me to leave Cleveland Cavaliers game
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Love revealed this for the first time for The Players' Tribune and wants to use this as an opportunity to end the stigma of mental health . There is no "guys like me" or "guys like [X] don't struggle with these things". As I was learning how to deal with chronic anxiety and control attacks, I started spending more and more time around the National Basketball Association, near the court, in locker rooms and talking to people I never thought I'd even meet.

Culture&Arts Hollywood Pats Itself On The Back With Oscars Montage About Diversity
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Not that any of this year's winners were, in isolation, hair-tearers. The 39-year-old writer-director on Sunday became the first African-American to capture the Oscar for best original screenplay for " Get Out ". Even McDormand used her moment on stage to make a statement on behalf of women. The Pence joke prompted conservative commentator Ben Shapiro to sarcastically tweet , "I thought Hollywood wasn't biased against conservatives and only cares about the bottom line".

Culture&Arts Government shelling halts rare aid delivery to Syria's eastern Ghouta
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The UN Security Council unanimously adopted resolution 2401 which urges all parties to the conflict to immediately halt all clashes and adhere to a long-term humanitarian pause on the entire territory of Syria in order to ensure safe and unhindered humanitarian aid deliveries, as well as medical evacuations for those injured.

Culture&Arts Tony victor Ruthie Ann Miles injured, daughter killed in fatal vehicle crash
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One of the kid's strollers was dragged more than 350 feet. Miles' friend Lauren Lew was also injured, according to reports, and Lew's 1-year-old son was pronounced dead at the scene. Lew's father, William Durston, who lives in Hawaii, told the Daily News of NY that he spoke with her. In 2015, Blumenstein won a Tony Award for her role as Lady Thiang in a revival of The King and I .

Culture&Arts A tribute to Shashi Kapoor and Sridevi at Oscars 2018
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According to the forensic report, the 54-year-old Indian actress died of accidental drowning in her hotel room's bathtub, after suffering a dizzying spell. Sridevi is often called the female superstar of Bollywood. The plan was to surprise her in her room at the Jumeirah Emirates Tower Hotel. "After Boney had booked himself on the afternoon (3.30 p.m.) flight to Dubai on 24th, Sridevi had called him while he was sitting in the lounge area of the global airport in Bombay".

Culture&Arts Kate Middleton Due On St. George's Day? Fans Betting On Delivery Date
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Kate Middleton and Prince William . In a recently unearthed clip, a young Kate Middleton's character is told her royal future by a fortune teller. "It's all I'd ever hoped for", the actress replies after learning about her (now real-life) fate. Years later, on April 29, 2011, Kate walked down the aisle with Prince William .

Culture&Arts Netflix Unveils the Season Two Trailer & Release Date For Marvel's LUKE CAGE
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Marvel and Netflix have confirmed a Summer 2018 premiere date for Luke Cage season 2. Luke Cage is a hero, and proud of it. With Marvel's Luke Cage coming out in June, when do you think we'll be seeing the third season of Marvel's Daredevil? " Marvel's Luke Cage " is connected to the Marvel Cinematic Universe and crosses over with Netflix miniseries " The Defenders ", " Daredevil ", " Jessica Jones ", and " Iron Fist ".

Culture&Arts Actress Shammi dies at 89: 10 things that made her a legend
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Veteran character actress for almost six decades, Nargis Rabadi, popularly known as Shammi, died at her home here late on Monday, a family friend said. You always gave the warmest hugs and never failed to make everyone smile. In the 1990s, when Indian television was undergoing a sea of change with the onset of satellite television, a sitcom on Doordarshan called Dekh Bhai Dekh introduced one-time-popular-but-long-forgotten actors to a new generation.

Culture&Arts 'I'm older than the Academy.' Hollywood elders celebrated at 90th Oscars
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Then again, you could argue that since canned patter and boring acceptance speechs are staples of pretty much every awards show, the fault is mine for sitting there watching them. Among the other notable winners: " Coco " grabbed best animated film as well as best song. "Dreams are the foundation of Hollywood and dreams are the foundation of America.

Culture&Arts Oscars: Here's why Jodie Foster was really on crutches
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In one of its lighter moments, Oscars viewers could not stop laughing as they compared Meryl Streep to the fairy Godmother from Shrek . Another joked: "They did a close up of Meryl Streep and [I] thought she was the fairy godmother from Shrek LOL!" This time, Little Bo Streep was up for the Best Actress gong for her role in The Post , the gritty re-imagining of the Postman Pat origin story.

Culture&Arts Doping:Sky and Wiggins crossed 'ethical line'
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Due to suffering from asthma, Sir Bradley Wiggins had been granted a therapeutic use exemption (TUE) for the banned anti-inflammatory ahead of the 2012 Tour. Wiggins was permitted TUEs for the corticosteroid triamcinolone - which is used to treat allergies and respiratory issues - before the 2011 and 2012 Tours, and the 2013 Giro d'Italia.

Culture&Arts The Walking Dead season 8
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Meanwhile, Michelle kills enough walkers to jam one of the fence doors closed. By the time Rick and Michonne showed up at the dump to have a talk of their own with the traitorous group, every last member of the community had died and come back zombified - except Jadis , who survived to trade in her black trenchcoat and boots for a silky white negligee.

Culture&Arts 'The Bachelor's Winner Speaks Out About Arie Luyendyk Jr. Following Their Breakup
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They are not! Among the individuals Arie rejected this season are Kendall, to whom he repeatedly referred as "quirky" because, I guess, she is a normal person who has hobbies and a personality; Tia, a delightfully-accented Arkansan who enjoys double entredres about her hometown of Weiner; Bekah, the 22-year-old professional nanny and amateur marijuana farm explorer whose age, once revealed, was gravely discussed by everyone on the show as it it were a prior murder conviction; and ...