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Culture&Arts Time's Up demands probe into why no Weinstein prosecution
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Meanwhile, in Toronto, attorneys for Disney are asking a court to seal details of its previous employment relationship with Weinstein in order to extricate the company from the case altogether. Time's Up , the advocacy campaign that's dedicated to workplace equality for women, is calling for New York Governor Andrew Cuomo to launch an investigation of New York District Attorney Cyrus Vance and his office for the state's handling of a charge against Harvey Weinstein .

Culture&Arts Messi: Russia My Last Chance For WC Success
Author: 0 Messi: Russia My Last Chance For WC Success

When asked how he would handle the Finals pressure , the five-time Ballon d'Or victor added: "I've become used to it". "It is nice to see people wishing me and the team a great World Cup, and so many want to see me win the trophy". "Before, I tried to steal the ball and make my play", he said. "I still run as much as ever, just in a different way", the 30-year old, regarded as one of the world's best footballers, added.

Culture&Arts Ben Affleck's Massive, Colorful Phoenix Back Tattoo Leaves Fans Questioning Life
Author: 0 Ben Affleck's Massive, Colorful Phoenix Back Tattoo Leaves Fans Questioning Life

But while Affleck may have gone on the record about how the tattoo wasn't real, that didn't stop his exes from speaking out about the inking. She said: "You know what we would say in my hometown about that?" Given that the phoenix is known in various mythologies and folklore for being able to be rise from the ashes and be born again after dying, there was speculation that the tattoo was referencing him moving on from his relationship with Garner, which lasted from 2004-15.

Culture&Arts Directors On Spider-Man's Bond With Iron Man In Avengers: Infinity War
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Avengers: Infinity War will hit theaters on April 27. Variety also noted that Atom Tickets claimed Infinity War sold more pre-sale tickets on the first day than Black Panther did in its first month. There wasn't a lot, but there was a shot where we saw Thanos' huge hand next to Gamora's tiny hand, and there was another with Thanos walking alongside a young Gamora, while several of Thanos' guards held off Gamora's people.

Culture&Arts 'American Idol' Contestant Awkwardly Brings Up Taylor Swift to Katy Perry
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The singer made an American Idol contestant uncomfortable when she gave him his first kiss , and she's now tied up in an ongoing legal battle against a group of nuns (one of whom died in court ) over a piece of land. KATY Perry showed off her unique fashion sense heading out in a bum bag and bright red shorts. "I love her, as a songwriter, as well". The Grammy Award winning singer certainly stood out with her fashion accessory - as she has been accused of "throwing shade" at her ...

Culture&Arts Fifth Harmony Split: Band Announce 'Hiatus' To Pursue 'Solo Projects'
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The singers auditioned as solo artists on The X Factor in 2012, but they were formed into a group and finished third in the competition. Fifth Harmony and Cabello's split wasn't as clean a break. "We've really had one hell of a memorable journey together and can't begin to express our gratitude to y'all for coming along with us on this wild ride!" the statement reads.

Culture&Arts Renée Zellweger channels Judy Garland in first look upcoming biopic
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Judy will chronicle Garland's arrival in swinging 1968 London to perform in a series of sellout shows. Garland, who was married five times in her 47 years, Wednesday her fifth husband, Mickey Deans , just months prior to her passing. Zellweger is a swell choice to play the performer, and while we don't know how her performance will play out, she clearly has the physical look right.

Culture&Arts By International Law, Crimea is Ukraine
Author: 0 By International Law, Crimea is Ukraine

The deputy claims that the candidate encroaches upon the territorial integrity of Russian Federation (one of Sobchak's election promises is to recognize Crimea as Ukrainian). Avakov said that, on the day of the vote, only Russian diplomats would be allowed to enter the embassy in Kiev and Russia's consulates in the major Ukrainian cities of Kharkiv, Odessa and Lviv.

Culture&Arts World Rugby to investigate Spain game
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Spain's hopes of automatic qualification for next year's tournament in Japan ended on Saturday with a surprise 18-10 defeat to the Black Devils, though the choice of match officials was particularly eyebrow-raising. Instead, Romania remained one point ahead of Spain despite a 25-16 loss to Georgia on Sunday. World Rugby told BBC Sport it would not comment on the match until it had received a full review, however vice-chairman Agustin Pichot posted on Twitter saying: "I'm going to watch ...

Culture&Arts EU Powers Push Iran Sanctions to Placate Trump
Author: 0 EU Powers Push Iran Sanctions to Placate Trump

Political analysts are also questioning whether Trump's firing-by-Twitter last week of secretary of state Rex Tillerson , and the appointment of anti-Iran hardliner Mike Pompeo in his stead, means Washington will kill the deal. He and his team also traveled to Berlin this week to meet counterparts from Europe, "to see if we can secure a supplemental agreement addressing the deficiencies of the Iran nuclear deal", he said in Vienna.

Culture&Arts GOP lawmakers warn Trump against firing Mueller
Author: 0 GOP lawmakers warn Trump against firing Mueller

Mueller is a former Federal Bureau of Investigation director appointed by Republican President George W. Bush. Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Friday, March 16, 2018, that he has fired former FBI Deputy Director McCabe, a longtime and frequent target of President Donald Trump's anger, just two days before his scheduled retirement date.

Culture&Arts The Roots' SXSW Concert Canceled Due To A Bomb Threat
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The Roots were scheduled to perform a concert at Fair Market located at 1100 E. 5th Street in Austin, the venue targeted by the threat, officials said. The Roots drummer and DJ Questlove reminded fans that he will still be in Austin for a separate performance Sunday afternoon. Questlove confirmed the news that the show would be canceled around 8:30 local time in a tweet that has since been deleted.

Culture&Arts Cirque du Soleil Aerialist Dies During Performance in Tampa
Author: 0 Cirque du Soleil Aerialist Dies During Performance in Tampa

The aerialist had been performing in the spectacle for 15 years, and was described by the groups President, Daniel Lamarre, as someone who was "loved by all of those who had the fortune to know him". In order for the VOLTA team to focus on the health of the artist, the rest of the show was canceled. "Hopefully he recovers", another witness, Julian Martinez, added.

Culture&Arts Blue Ivy Carter Bid Thousands Of Dollars On Art Last Night
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Blue Ivy was a bold little bee as she auctioned off $19,000 of her parents' money at her grandmother's 2nd annual Wearable Art Gala! The art auction, held at the 2018 Wearable Art Gala , was organized by the "Formation" singer's mother, Tina Knowles Larson and her husband, Richard Lawson .

Culture&Arts Offensive Ad Causes Pop Star to Pound Snapchat Stock
Author: 0 Offensive Ad Causes Pop Star to Pound Snapchat Stock

On Monday, Snapchat pulled the ad from the platform and released an apology. Rihanna's comments were the latest bad press for Snapchat . Singer Rihanna called out Snapchat for running an ad that made light of domestic violence by referencing the 2009 incident when the singer's then boyfriend Chris Brown physically assaulted her.

Culture&Arts Strength in depth gives Gatland optimism ahead of World Cup
Author: 0 Strength in depth gives Gatland optimism ahead of World Cup

But while Les Bleus began the tournament with successive defeats against Ireland and Scotland , they recovered impressively to see off Italy in Marseille before last weekend's eye-catching dismissal of England. "You've got to be positive about this competition because it's been a very competitive year". "Congratulations to Ireland on the Grand Slam, it's fantastic, they deserve that", he said .