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R. Kelly: US singer faces decades in jail at sex trafficking sentencing

A US federal judge on Wednesday was set to sentence disgraced R&B singer R. Kelly nearly a year after he

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Bruce Willis’s declining health evident for some time: filmmakers

The announcement that Bruce Willis was stepping back from acting because of cognitive difficulties came as no surprise to people

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Will Smith channels ‘fierce defender’ in ‘King Richard’ Oscar win

Will Smith's best actor Oscar for "King Richard" on Sunday is the crowning glory of a wide-ranging showbiz career for

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McDonald’s joins US firms shutting down operations in Russia

McDonald's on Tuesday became the latest on the growing list of US multinational companies to suspend activities in Russia, joining

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Kim Kardashian declared legally single after latest divorce hearing with Kanye West

Kardashian appeared before the court virtually but Ye was represented only by his lawyer, who brought no objection to the

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Iconic Bat Out of Hell singer Meat Loaf dies, aged 74, with wife by his side

"Our hearts are broken to announce that the incomparable Meat Loaf passed away tonight with his wife Deborah by his

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Defiant Maxwell says sex crimes charges ‘not proven’ as defense rests

"Your honor, the government has not proven its case beyond reasonable doubt so there is no need for me to

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James Michael Tyler, who played Gunther in Friends, dies aged 59

Actor James Michael Tyler who played coffee shop manager Gunther on the hit sitcom "Friends" died Sunday at age 59,

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Dre, Snoop Dogg, Eminem lead jam-packed Super Bowl halftime lineup

California icons Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg and Kendrick Lamar along with Mary J. Blige and Eminem will perform at the

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Lawyers for Britney Spears push for end to father’s control ahead of hearing

Britney's father has controlled her life for the past 13 years, under a controversial legal arrangement that the US pop

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‘I quit!’ says Britney Spears in new, furious Instagram post

Britney Spears, in a furious Instagram post, said she has "quit" doing live performances and slammed her father's control over

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Britney Spears to address court in guardianship battle with father

Under a controversial legal guardianship since 2008, US pop singer Britney Spears is scheduled to address a Los Angeles court

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