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  • President Barack Obama: Muhammad Ali 'shook up the world'
    Muhammad_ali_shook_up_the_world 2016-06-05 03:51:30 UTC
    The impact Muhammad Ali had on society, and not just in the athletic community, was tremendous. When the legendary boxer passed away Friday night, many important figures voiced afterwards how Ali greatly influenced their lives. President Barack...
  • Muhammad Ali Timeline
    Ali--1 2016-06-04 08:13:54 UTC
    Nicknamed ‘The Greatest’, Muhammad Ali was one of the legends in the sport of professional boxing. At 6 feet 3 inches, he was an imposing figure in the ring, known for his swift footwork, and powerful jab. What distinguish him from his contemporar...
  • Rolling Stones asks Trump to stop using their songs at events
    Rolling_stones_asks_trump_to_stop_using_their_songs_at_events 2016-05-05 05:17:17 UTC
    As Donald Trump sealed up the Republican nomination with a victory speech at the Trump Tower Tuesday night, the music as he exited the stage sent a message about his general election campaign: “Start Me Up.” The Rolling Stones, who wrote the so...
  • The mystery surrounding Prince's death - No signs of trauma or suicide in his death
    The_mystery_surrounding_prince's_death_-_no_signs_of_trauma_or_suicide_in_his_death 2016-04-23 08:02:12 UTC
    Police found no signs of suicide or obvious trauma in the death of U.S. music superstar Prince, but it could take weeks before autopsy results reveal how the groundbreaking performer died, authorities said on Friday. The intensely private music...
  • George Clooney Says Bernie Sanders Is 'Absolutely Right'
    George_clooney_says_bernie_sanders_is_'absolutely_right' 2016-04-17 20:44:38 UTC
    George Clooney said this weekend that presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders was "absolutely right" to protest the amount of money involved in political fundraisers such as the one Clooney co-hosted Friday night in support of candidate Hillary...
  • Beyonce's song "Formation" faces backlash from police - #BlackLivesMatter
    Beyonce_formation 2016-02-23 07:10:26 UTC
    US Super Bowl 50 Beyonce beim Auftritt in der Halbzeitshow. After Beyonce's controversial performance at the Super Bowl and her #BlackLivesMatter song "Formation," several police unions are now demanding their members to #BoycottBeyonce and not...
  • Prince protege Vanity dies at 57
    Prince_protege_vanity_dies_at_57 2016-02-16 07:05:58 UTC
    Denise Matthews, who as Vanity fronted the group Vanity 6 but was best known for her collaboration with Prince, has died at a hospital in Fremont, California. Her death was confirmed by Gisela Hernandez, spokeswoman for Washington Hospital Heal...
  • Grammys 2016, the music's biggest night
    Grammy 2016-02-16 07:05:32 UTC
    Rapper Kendrick Lamar led the Grammy winners on Monday with five wins but was shut out of the night's top categories as Taylor Swift nabbed album of the year in an upset victory. Compton, California rapper Lamar went into the awards with 11 nom...
  • Harry Belafonte Endorses Bernie Sanders for President
    Harry_belafonte__artist_and_civil_rights_activist__endorses_bernie_sanders_for_president 2016-02-13 09:39:57 UTC
    Artist and civil rights activist Harry Belafonte is supporting Bernie Sanders. Belafonte affirms the senator's history of fighting for civil rights. In a video posted on the Vermont senator’s YouTube channel, the entertainer and social activis...
  • Adele doesn't give Trump permission to use her music
    Adele_doesn't_give_trump_permission_to_use_her_music 2016-02-04 00:05:35 UTC
    <h3>Pop star Adele has issued a statement to distance herself from Donald Trump, after he used her music at his rallies.</h3> <hr><a href="http://global-gathering.com/news/16370"><h3>The night in Iowa</h3></a><hr> British singer Adele made ...
  • #OSCARSSOWHITE: Oscars' Film Academy pledges to diversify membership by 2020
    _oscarssowhite_ 2016-01-23 04:17:02 UTC
    The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, organizer of the Oscar awards, pledged on Friday to double its membership of women and minorities by 2020 through an ambitious affirmative action plan that includes stripping some older members of v...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • If negotiators agree on the final details of a preliminary agreement, then this deal will be a historic step forward
    Gg 2015-04-05 23:00:56 UTC
    Why a Nuclear Agreement With Iran Is the Right Choice. The full-page ad in this week’s Washington Post portraying President Obama as history’s favorite whipping boy, Neville Chamberlain, was wrong in nearly every one of its many strident part...
  • 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...
  • Sinead O'Connor No Longer ''Emotionally Identifies'' With Her Biggest Hit
    Sinead_o'connor 2015-03-18 03:51:33 UTC
    Sinead O'Connor has apparently stopped caring that much about U since she recorded what became her signature hit. The oft-tempestuous singer announced over the weekend that she is going to stop singing "Nothing Compares 2 U" live, giving her fans...
  • 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...
  • New fashion museum exhibit documents Lauren Bacall
    Lauren-bacall 2015-03-14 07:38:06 UTC
    New York (AP) – On stage, screen and magazine covers, Lauren Bacall was known as “The Look,” but in her regular life, the late icon described her style as “studied carelessness.” Now, more than six months after her death, student curators at th...
  • Obama to do Jimmy Kimmel Live
    Obama-jimmy_kimmel 2015-03-10 16:26:50 UTC
    President Obama hits the late night talk show circuit again this week, appearing Thursday on Jimmy Kimmel Live. Obama does the Kimmel gig during his end-of-the-week trip to California. It's his second appearance on the Kimmel show, but his f...