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  • Iran cuts oil to Spain ahead of nuclear talks
    2012-04-10 20:34:28 UTC
    DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran has cut oil exports to Spain and may halt sales to Germany and Italy, Iran's English-language state television reported on Tuesday, in an apparent move to strengthen its position ahead of crucial talks with world powers late...

  • Son of Bogart and Bacall to sail on restored African Queen
    2012-04-10 19:23:36 UTC
    MIAMI (Reuters) - The son of actor Humphrey Bogart will follow in his father's wake by taking a ride on the African Queen to help relaunch the newly restored riverboat that co-starred in the classic movie by that name. Stephen Bogart will board...

  • Dental x-rays linked to common brain tumor
    2012-04-10 19:16:00 UTC
    NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A new study suggests people who had certain kinds of dental X-rays in the past may be at an increased risk for meningioma, the most commonly diagnosed brain tumor in the U.S. The findings cannot prove that radiation ...

  • U.S. appeals court hears case of graphic tobacco ads
    2012-04-10 19:12:46 UTC
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The government on Tuesday defended graphic tobacco labels and advertising that use pictures of rotting teeth and diseased lungs as accurate and necessary to warn consumers about the risks of smoking. The Food and Drug Adm...

  • Sony sees record $6.4 billion loss on tax hit
    2012-04-10 19:08:01 UTC
    TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Sony Corp flagged a record $6.4 billion annual net loss, double an earlier forecast and a fourth straight year of red ink, as it writes off deferred tax credits, heaping more pressure on its new CEO to turn around the ele...

  • Islamists fight army in central, south Yemen, 21 killed
    2012-04-10 18:39:33 UTC
    SANAA (Reuters) - At least 21 people were killed in Yemen on Tuesday in renewed fighting between troops and al Qaeda-linked militants in the southern city of Lawdar and a militant attack on a checkpoint in central Maarib province, officials and re...

  • PALLING AROUND ; Clooney To Lend Obama A $6 Million Hand
    2012-04-10 17:22:23 UTC
    GERORGE CLOONEY OBAMA FUNDRAISER. ACTOR TO HOST GATHERING AT HIS HOME AT $40,000 A TICKET George Clooney Obama Fundraiser George Clooney is hosting a fundraiser for Barack Obama in Los Angeles. George Clooney will host a 150-person, $40,0...

  • Jessica Simpson Brushes Off 'Fat' Comments
    2012-04-10 15:44:44 UTC
    Jessica Simpson is used to having people analyze her ever-changing weight -- especially since she's pregnant. The star, who gained an estimated 40 to 50 pounds during her pregnancy, has chosen not to let comments about her body bother her. The ...

  • Scarlett Johansson Laughs Off Sex Shop Using Her Image: I Have "Legions of Mexican Fans"
    2012-04-10 15:32:40 UTC
    Scarlett Johansson is sexy all right, but somehow we doubt she wants to be the face of a sex shop. A sultry photo of the actress is on the business cards of the VIP adult superstore known in Calexico, Calif., which is near the Mexican border. O...

  • Dana Delaney Back For 'Desperate' Finale
    2012-04-10 15:11:11 UTC
    Actress Dana Delany is heading back to Wisteria Lane for the Desperate Housewives finale. The star's lesbian character Katherine Mayfair will appear in the series' last episode on May 13th. Delany left the show to front new forensics drama B...

  • Selena Gomez Is 'Halting Music For A Bit' To Focus On Movie Career
    2012-04-10 15:06:16 UTC
    Teen star Selena Gomez is taking a step back from music to focus on her acting career after lining up her first action movie alongside Ethan Hawke. The singer/actress wrapped filming on upcoming comedy "Spring Breakers" last month and she rece...

  • Dancing With the Stars' Melissa Gilbert: "I'm Alright. Mild Concussion and Whiplash"
    2012-04-10 14:51:03 UTC
    Melissa Gilbert may have been down, but she's certainly not out. The actress, who wound up in the hospital after she fell while performing the paso doble on Dancing With the Stars last night, has given her fans a quick update on her condition v...

  • Green Feet
    2012-04-10 13:58:56 UTC
    CHLOE GREEN is set to unveil her debut shoe collection at a glamorous party held at The Arts Club in Mayfair on April 17. The daughter of Arcadia boss Sir Philip Green has named her label CJG after her own initials. The range will arrive in Topsho...

  • New Chapter
    2012-04-10 13:56:02 UTC
    VENA CAVA's financial worries have been solved, after the brand signed a licensing and design deal with new backers LF USA - the US counterpart of Hong Kong-based investors Li & Fung Limited. The New York label, which is comprised of friends Lisa ...

  • Dior fashion house replaces disgraced artistic director John Galliano
    2012-04-10 12:42:08 UTC
    Belgian designer Raf Simons is taking over as artistic director at Christian Dior, the Paris fashion house announced on Monday, ending months of speculation over who would replace his disgraced predecessor, John Galliano. The top design post at...

  • Sean Penn’s no bright spark
    2012-04-10 12:38:40 UTC
    HOLLYWOOD star Sean Penn shows he’s not as bright a spark as he thinks — as he fills his petrol tank while having a ciggie in his mouth. Luckily the Mystic River star, 51, famed for his left-wing views, didn’t light up before driving off in his...

  • Lindsay Lohan: Will Ask Cops to Investigate Accuser
    2012-04-10 11:27:24 UTC
    Lindsay Lohan and her attorney, Shawn Holley, will go to the West Hollywood Sheriff's substation and ask detectives to investigate the woman accusing Lindsay of battering her -- investigate her for filing a false police report. TMZ broke the st...

  • Angelina Jolie's Maleficent Casts a Spell on Spring '14
    2012-04-10 11:05:43 UTC
    When Sleeping Beauty awakens in two years, she'll have Angelina Jolie to contend with. Disney has unveiled March 14, 2014, as the release date for Maleficent, a live-action fantasy exploring the origins of Sleeping Beauty's archnemesis as playe...

  • Olivia Wilde Goes Back to Blond—Do You Love It?
    2012-04-10 10:59:59 UTC
    Olivia Wilde has gone to the (dark) lighter side. The naturally blond actress has already proven that she's not afraid of changing up her hair styles from time to time (not as much as Rihanna, though) after chopping off her long tresses for a c...

  • Whitney film role Ri-vals Bobbi Kristina Brown and Rihanna want to play late singer in biopic
    2012-04-10 10:52:07 UTC
    WHITNEY Houston’s daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown wants to play her mum in a biopic — despite rival claims by Rihanna. The Umbrella singer said she would love to portray the diva, who was found dead in a hotel bath in February, aged 48. But...

  • BEYONCE shows off her post-baby body in a black swimsuit as she relaxes on the beach.
    2012-04-10 10:44:19 UTC
    The 30-year-old singer, who gave birth to baby Blue Ivy just three months ago, was back in great shape as she splashed about in the Caribbean waves. But the busty beauty nearly fell out of her low cut cossie as she waded back to the beach in St...

  • Lindsay Lohan accused of club bust-up
    2012-04-10 09:00:50 UTC
    LINDSAY Lohan is in trouble with the law yet again. The actress has been accused of shoving a woman at a Hollywood nightclub. The alleged incident comes just days after LiLo finally got her freedom back when an LA judge ended her probation ...

  • Mark Wahlberg: I'm opening Wahlburgers restaurants in the UK this year (The actor already owns a burger joint in the US)
    2012-04-10 08:52:08 UTC
    Mark Wahlberg is bringing his family-owned burger restaurant Wahlburgers to the UK and Ireland later this year. Mark, 40, opened the Massachusetts eatery - which is co-owned by brothers Donnie and Paul - in October and it's doing so well that t...

  • Miley Cyrus Slams Anorexia Rumors
    2012-04-10 08:44:29 UTC
    If you haven't already noticed, not only has Miley Cyrus been looking fierce, but she's also sporting a slimmed-down figure as of late. Thanks to Pilates and a gluten-free diet, the former Hannah Montana star has seriously toned up and she's no...

  • Melissa Etheridge's Ex: I Can't Live on $23,000 a Month
    2012-04-10 08:41:19 UTC
    Hey, some people lead expensive lives. Tammy Lynn Etheridge has filed a settlement conference brief today saying she needs more than the $23,000 per month that her ex Melissa Etheridge is paying for spousal and child support. She lists Mel...