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  • Trump needs more than fame to win
    Donald_trump 2016-05-29 23:32:46 UTC
    Republican Party leaders have dismissed Donald Trump as “just” a celebrity since last summer. Yet, as much as the Republican establishment might want to deny it, Trump’s improbable candidacy in the 2016 presidential election is actually a product ...
  • Oscars So White: Actors of Color Out of the Industry's Biggest Honors
    Oscars_so_white-_actors_of_color_out_of_the_industry's_biggest_honors 2016-02-29 03:59:42 UTC
    <a href="http://global-gathering.com/news/16416"><h2><i>Oscars winners and results 2016 - LIVE</h2></i></a><hr> Global Gathering — With one look at the 20 actors that were nominated for this year’s Oscars, it’s easy to wonder - where is the di...
  • Singer David Bowie dies after 18-month battle with cancer
    Singer_david_bowie_dies_after_18-month_battle_with_cancer 2016-01-11 19:17:17 UTC
    David Bowie died peacefully surrounded by his family after a courageous 18-month battle with cancer. 'While many of you will share in this loss, we ask that you respect the family’s privacy during their time of grief.' His latest album Blackst...
  • 'The Revenant' and 'The Martian' take top Golden Globes
    'the_revenant'_and_'the_martian'_take_top_golden_globes 2016-01-11 06:37:10 UTC
    Revenge drama "The Revenant" and space adventure "The Martian" took the top film awards at Sunday's Golden Globes, setting them up as formidable Oscar contenders after a night of surprises and stinging barbs from return host Ricky Gervais. Pion...
  • Did Sean Penn interview help capture 'El Chapo'?
    Sean_penn_interview_helped_to_capture_el_chapo- 2016-01-11 04:27:27 UTC
    Global Gathering — Recently recaptured drug trafficker Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman gave an interview to actor and director Sean Penn, according to an article written by Penn and published in Rolling Stone magazine on Saturday night. Penn said th...
  • Countries around the world welcome 2016
    Countries_around_the_world_welcome_2016 2016-01-01 08:20:48 UTC
    Starting off and ending back in the Pacific, nations around the world are welcoming in 2016. SAN FRANCISCO (Global-Gathering) - Despite the chill, hundreds of thousands of people came out to watch the fireworks which were set off from double ba...
  • Aretha Franklin: "You Make Me Feel Like A Natural Woman"
    Untitled_2 2015-12-31 08:11:14 UTC
    Aretha Franklin performed at the 2015 Kennedy Center Honors during the ceremony's tribute to Carole King, who co-wrote one of Franklin's signature songs, "(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman." Franklin performed that 1967 single at the Kennedy...
  • 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' has record opening
    Starwars 2015-12-19 07:32:17 UTC
    LOS ANGELES - "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" hurtled toward $120 million at the U.S. and Canadian box office on Friday and a potential record-breaking $215 million through Sunday, giving the long-awaited movie a shot at the biggest opening weekend...
  • The Republican TV Showdown - Trump vs. Cruz
    The_republican_tv_showdown_-_trump_vs._cruz 2016-01-29 06:24:12 UTC
    Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump and Texas Sen. Rafael Edward "Ted" Cruz are set to square off Tuesday evening in the fifth and final debate of 2015. <blockquote><hr><h3><i><a href="http://global-gathering.com/news/16317">Hill...
  • German rapper who joined ISIS killed in U.S. strike
    16207_german_rapper_who_joined_isis_killed_in_u.s._strike 2015-10-30 20:08:14 UTC
    A prominent German ISIS propagandist was killed by a U.S. strike while he was traveling in a vehicle in Syria earlier this month, a U.S. official told CNN. The ISIS recruit Denis Cuspert, also known as Abu Talha al-Almani, had once gone by the ...
  • Bayern Munich and Germany legend Gerd Muller has Alzheimer's
    Gerd_mueller 2015-10-07 07:16:05 UTC
    Bayern Munich and Germany legend Gerd Muller has Alzheimer's. Bayern Munich and Germany legend Gerd Muller is receiving treatment for Alzheimer's disease. Nicknamed 'Der Bomber', Muller, 70 next month, scored 68 goals in 62 games for what was ...
  • Les Miserables star Kyle Jean-Baptiste, one of Broadway's youngest treasures, dies at 21
    Les_miserables_star_kyle_jean-baptiste_one_of_broadway's_youngest_treasures_dies 2015-08-30 05:23:58 UTC
    Kyle Jean-Baptiste, 21, fell from a fire escape after Friday evening's performance at the Imperial Theatre, said representative Marc Thibodeau. Last month, Mr Jean-Baptiste made history performing the role of ex-convict Jean Valjean in the musica...
  • Suspect of shooting WDBJ crew on live TV shoots himself
    Suspect_of_shooting_2_us_journalists_on_live_tv_has_shot_himself 2015-08-26 19:33:48 UTC
    Suspect of shooting WDBJ crew on live TV shoots himself. A television reporter and a cameraman were shot and killed during a live broadcast in Virginia on Wednesday in an attack authorities said was carried out by a former employee of the TV stat...
  • Richard Dysart, Emmy-winning actor, died at age 86
    Richard_dysart 2015-04-09 22:53:17 UTC
    Richard Dysart, who also played Coach in the original 1972 Broadway production of Jason Miller's Pulitzer Prize-winning "That Championship Season," died Sunday at home in Santa Monica after a long illness, his wife, artist Kathryn Jacobi, told The...
  • Anorexia Crackdown: France bans super-skinny models
    Skinny_model 2015-04-03 18:32:13 UTC
    (Reuters) - France will ban excessively thin fashion models and expose modeling agents and the fashion houses that hire them to possible fines and even jail, under a new law passed on Friday. The move by France, with its fashion and luxury indu...
  • Petition by Ashton Kutcher - Stop Gender Stereotyping: Provide Universally Accessible Changing Tables in All Your Stores
    Rafael_edward_cruz 2015-04-02 17:40:08 UTC
    After Ashton Kutcher's Facebook lament about the lack of diaper changing tables in men's restrooms went viral, the actor decided to make a more proactive move. Kutcher teamed up with Change.org to create a petition asking Target and Costco to "pro...
  • Jennifer Lawrence Supports the Republicans Actions Against Obama on Immigration Plan
    Jennifer_lowrens 2015-04-05 10:43:33 UTC
    In the latest attempt by elected officials to reach America’s youth, the House Judiciary Committee has posted a critique of Barack Obama’s immigration stance that relies heavily on gifs of young white celebrities. The press release features ima...
  • Poll: Hillary Clinton still tops in the presidential election 2016
    Hillary_clinton 2015-03-18 15:54:29 UTC
    Washington - Hillary Clinton continues to be a dominant force heading into the 2016 presidential election, <a href="http://i2.cdn.turner.com/cnn/2015/images/03/17/poll.2016.pdf"><i>according to a new CNN/ORC poll</i></a>. The former secretary of ...
  • The Obamas Are Taking Over Hollywood
    Michelle-obama 2015-03-16 09:57:14 UTC
    President Barack Obama appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live! Thursday night, and earlier that afternoon, First Lady Michelle Obama taped Monday's episode of The Ellen DeGeneres Show. While her husband read "mean tweets" for the late-night set, Michelle g...
  • The Death of a Prince, Abolishing the Monarchy and More Shockers During The Royals Series Premiere—Get the Recap!
    Rs_600x300-150312184325-57992_e-royals_royalappearancegif_tw 2015-03-16 09:39:15 UTC
    On tonight's thrilling series premiere of The Royals, the first shot we see is the elegant Queen Helena (Elizabeth Hurley) stepping outside of the palace to greet the crowd filled with onlookers and admirers. It's clear that this queen is the s--...
  • Sean Penn is refusing to apologise for a controversial Oscars joke
    Sean 2015-03-09 18:58:26 UTC
    Sean Penn is refusing to apologise for a controversial Oscars joke in which he joked about Birdman director Alejandro González Iñárritu’s immigrant status. While presenting his friend with the prize for best picture last month, the actor and le...
  • Kendrick Lamar announces new album [Untitled], due March 23
    Kendrick_lamar 2015-03-09 17:42:38 UTC
    1. The link takes me to iTunes, but I don’t have iTunes on my computer. 2. I go on an Macbook, find the tweet again, click the link, and it says that it’s not available in the US. 3. I make a joke to my friend about it on gchat. He replies w...
  • Lightning in a Bottle goes large for 10th anniversary festival
    Lib 2015-03-09 17:20:02 UTC
    Do LaB is aiming to out-do themselves again with the 10th anniversary of Lightning in a Bottle, setting up camp in California this Memorial Day Weekend, from May 21-25. The lineup is sure to please hippies and hipsters alike, with headliners such ...
  • Best Documentary Oscar for Snowden Film 'Citizenfour'
    Best_documentary_oscar_for_snowden_film_'citizenfour'_-global-gathering 2015-02-23 08:06:57 UTC
    Academy Awards: Citizenfour, A Laura Poitras’ film chronicling the living history of NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden's unprecedented heist of U.S. government secrets, won Hollywood’s highest accolade by snatching the Oscar for Best Documentary. A...
  • Bob Dylan's MusiCares Person of Year speech
    Dsc_0487 2015-02-08 17:46:57 UTC
    When Bob Dylan took the stage on Friday night at the Los Angeles Convention Center, where he was honored as MusiCares Person of the Year at its annual dinner, the iconic singer/songwriter's "thank you" speech was a lengthy 40 minute-long message, ...