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  • 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 ...
  • Red Bull Music Academy NY 2015 presents PC Music, GHE20G0TH1K, Merzbow, Islam Chipsy & EEK, Tri Angle, and more
    Fka-twigs-brit-awards-nominations-2015 2015-03-09 17:12:05 UTC
    Red Bull Music Academy is coming back to New York, and it means “business.” For the entire month of May, RBMA will put on an incredible series of performances, club nights, lectures, and workshops. In addition to a performance by FKA Twigs and con...
  • 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, ...
  • George Clooney Says He’s “Marrying Up” With Fiancée Amal Alamuddin
    George_clooney-_trump_and_bannon_are_hypocritical_%e2%80%98hollywood_elitists%e2%80%99 2014-07-22 06:19:40 UTC
    Sorry ladies, but George Clooney is gushing over his fiancée yet again. In a new interview with Variety, the actor drops a huge compliment when briefly discussing his engagement to Amal Alamuddin. "I'm marrying up," he proclaims with regard to h...
  • James Garner dies aged 86
    James_garner-diaalnews.com 2014-07-20 21:18:03 UTC
    The actor James Garner has died at the age of 86, Los Angeles police have confirmed. Garner was best known for his primetime television roles as a wisecracking frontier gambler on Maverick and as an ex-con turned private eye on The Rockford Fil...
  • Texas actress, Shannon Richardson gets 18 years
    Shannon_guess_richardson-diaalnews.com 2014-07-17 14:25:54 UTC
    A minor actress from Texas was sentenced Wednesday to 18 years in prison for sending ricin-tainted letters to President Obama, former New York mayor Michael Bloomberg and the head of his gun-control group. Shannon Guess Richardson, 36, was also...
  • Tommy Ramone, the last original Ramone, dies aged 62
    Ramones_diaalnews 2014-07-12 16:35:06 UTC
    Tommy Ramone, the last remaining original member of the New York punk band Ramones, has died of cancer at the age of 62 at his home in the city. The manager-turned-drummer, and then producer of the band, was a Hungarian immigrant, born Erdélyi ...
  • Kate Middleton and Prince William's Emotional moments at Wimbledon
    Uk-diaalnews.com 2014-07-03 05:26:18 UTC
    Stop whatever you are doing, and take a few moments right now to just revel in this glorious picture of Kate and William at Wimbledon. This image will no doubt be studied for decades to come, and will presumably be placed on stamps, splashed on bi...
  • How Doctor Zhivago was saved
    Doctor_zhivago-diaalnews.com 2014-06-13 08:18:54 UTC
    US smuggled banned book to readers in Soviet Union after British spy managed to photograph Pasternak's original text. British intelligence played a vital role in smuggling copies of Boris Pasternak's banned novel Doctor Zhivago to Soviet reader...
  • Defence witness: Oscar Pistorius has an 'anxiety disorder'
    Pistorius-diaalnews.com 2014-06-11 07:55:07 UTC
    Pretoria, South Africa - Prosecutors will apply to have Oscar Pistorius committed for one month of mental evaluations after a psychiatrist on Monday told his murder trial the Paralympian suffered from an "anxiety disorder". Prosecutor Gerrie Ne...
  • Chile's star on the rise: Ana Tijoux
    Ana_tijoux-vengo-diaalnews.com 2014-06-09 04:03:54 UTC
    Chilean hip hop artist Ana Tijoux is winning fans at home and abroad with her Latin rhythms and socially engaged lyrics. In the first episode of a new series showcasing Latin American musical talent, she performs Vengo. It is a song about indig...
  • Amal Rejected George Clooney, Twice
    Amal_clooney_has_given_birth_to_twins 2014-06-05 07:16:47 UTC
    Analyze all of George Clooney's exes and you'll be hard pressed to find a "type." From girl-next-door (who can throw down in a ring) Stacy Keibler to Italian actress Elisabetta Canalis, and Cocktail Waitress Sarah Larson, the only shared trait see...
  • Art - or 'poor softcore porn'?
    Dominique_strauss-kahn-film-diaalnews.com 2014-05-25 18:25:42 UTC
    A film inspired by the life of Dominique Strauss-Kahn has drawn harsh criticism for its graphic depiction of an orgy - and has been left out in the cold at the Cannes Film Festival. “This guy was slam-dunk going to be the president of France, a...
  • 'The Voice' declares a Season 6 winner
    Diaalnews.com-voice 2014-05-21 05:13:45 UTC
    Josh Kaufman, 38, of Indianapolis triumphed in the viewer vote over two other singers who made it to the two-hour finale of the NBC singing competition: Christina Grimmie, 20, of Marlton, N.J., and Jake Worthington, 18, of La Porte, Texas. Worthin...
  • Caleb Johnson Wins 'American Idol' XIII
    American_idol_xiii-diaalnews.com 2014-05-22 05:31:21 UTC
    Caleb Johnson auditioned for American Idol in two previous years and got cut both times. On Wednesday, the 23-year-old rocker from Asheville, N.C., won the show's 13th season, beating out 17-year-old Jena Irene for the title. The season's two-h...
  • ‘Alien’ creator H.R. Giger is dead
    Hr_giger_at_the_giger_museum_15th_anniversary_and_book_launch 2014-05-13 08:22:09 UTC
    The renowned Swiss artist H.R. Giger has died at the age of 73, following injuries sustained in a fall, Swiss public television, SRF, has reported. Giger was most famous for the alien monster he created for the movie of the same name. SRF cited f...
  • Audrey Hepburn's 85th birthday: After a bizarre and traumatic childhood she went on to be a Hollywood great
    Audrey-hepburn-diaalnews-85th_brithday 2014-05-07 04:19:01 UTC
    It used to be said that you can't be too rich or too thin. We now no longer believe this. Bankers and hedge fund managers are too rich; and now the celebrity magazines and tabloids lead the choruses of "Look how skinny's she's got!" The nicer way ...
  • Angelina Jolie And Brad Pitt Teaming On New Project She Wrote
    Brad_pitt_and_angelina_jolie-diaalnews.com 2014-05-04 08:07:08 UTC
    Brad Pitt and Angela Jolie are back at it! For the first time in nine years, the longtime partners are collaborating on an upcoming movie, Deadline reports. Pitt, 50, met his current mate on the set of their first movie Mr. and Mrs. Smith, whic...
  • The 'Bollywood Oscars' host Indian and American stars
    The_oscars_2017___89th_academy_awards 2014-04-28 06:03:04 UTC
    <h3>Hrithik Roshan inadvertently mesmerises John Travolta with the technicolor lining of his jacket, inspiring the lead singer of the 1979 album Travolta Fever with unexpected dreams.</h3>TAMPA | The Indian film industry's top award show sailed in...
  • French tourist gave ‘homeless’ Richard Gere leftover pizza
    A_french_mother_has_revealed_herself_as_the_mystery_do-gooder_who_gave_%c2%adrichard_gere_food_without_realising_the_actor_was_only_playing_the_role_of_a_homeless_man-diaalnews.com 2014-04-28 06:08:55 UTC
    A French mother has revealed herself as the mystery do-gooder who gave ­Richard Gere food without realising the actor was only playing the role of a homeless man. Kind-hearted tourist Karine Gombeau, 42, had come from a bon voyage to Little Italy...
  • Robin Williams' 'Villa of Smiles,' officially hitting market
    Diaalnews.com-robin_williams 2014-04-26 17:16:09 UTC
    Robin Williams' "Villa of Smiles" estate in Napa Valley hit the Multiple Listing Service Williams commissioned the Italianate estate about 10 years ago from Gast Architects, and is now offering it at $29.9 million -- a big price cut from about ...
  • Ladies' Home Journal ending regular publication after 130 years
    Michelle 2014-04-24 18:15:24 UTC
    Ladies' Home Journal, the magazine that has been helping to shape the style and taste of American women since the 19th century, is ending its 130-year run of regular publication. In its heyday, LHJ, as it is known in short, reached almost 7 mil...
  • Prosecutor: Oscar Pistorius is using his emotions "as an escape"
    South_africa%e2%80%99s_supreme_court_increased_oscar_pistorius%e2%80%99_murder_sentence_to_13_years_and_five_months 2014-04-14 17:45:40 UTC
    The prosecutor at the Oscar Pistorius murder trial has suggested the South African athlete is using his emotions "as an escape". He broke down in tears four times on Monday and has also vomited in court. "Now you trying to be emotional and i...
  • Should film critics care about cinematic technique?
    Anne-bancroft-and-dustin--001 2014-04-11 19:59:00 UTC
    The first debate in 2014 about the future of film criticism is under way, this time touching down on both sides of the Atlantic, so that must make it official. First out of the gate were the Brits. “In the digital age what is left for a critic ...