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Bidder for the Weinstein Company says bankruptcy may be best option | Entertainment

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Harvey Weinstein arrives at the 89th Academy Awards in Hollywood, California, US, February 26, 2017. REUTERS/Mike Blake/Files Killer Content Inc, the movie producer that has partnered with philanthropist Abigail Disney in a consortium vying to acquire the Weinstein Company, said on Monday that a bankruptcy may be the best way forward for the U.S. film and TV studio. Killer Content’s ...

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Cranberries singer Dolores O’Riordan dies suddenly at 46

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DUBLIN (Reuters) – Dolores O‘Riordan, the lead singer of Irish rock group The Cranberries, died suddenly on Monday at the age of 46 during a recording trip to London, her publicist said. The cause of death was unclear. O‘Riordan’s distinctive Irish lilt and yodel helped fuel the Cranberries’ rapid rise in the early 1990s with global hits “Linger” and “Zombie.” ...

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Box Office: ‘Jumanji’ dominates MLK weekend, ‘The Post’ leads newcomers | Entertainment

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“Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle,” which will finish the holiday with nearly $290 million in 29 days, now ranks as the eighth highest grosser released in 2017 LOS ANGELES: Sony’s “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle” is dominating the North American box office to easily win the four-day Martin Luther King Jr. weekend with about $33.4 million at 3,849 sites, estimates ...

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George Alagiah to be treated for bowel cancer for the second time

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Image caption George Alagiah was first treated for cancer in 2014 BBC newsreader George Alagiah is to undergo medical treatment for bowel cancer for the second time. The news was confirmed by the 62-year-old’s agent, who added: “He is in discussions with his medical team about treatment options and the way forward.” Alagiah was previously treated in April 2014, returning ...

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Box Office: ‘Jumanji’ dominates MLK weekend, ‘The Post’ leads newcomers

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LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) – Sony’s “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle” is dominating the North American box office to easily win the four-day Martin Luther King Jr. weekend with about $33.4 million at 3,849 sites, estimates showed Sunday. Fox’s “The Post” is leading the rest of the pack handily and topped forecasts with $22.2 million at 2,819 locations for Friday-Monday after ...

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PlayStation news reveals free PS4 games updates, some skipping Xbox One and PS Plus | Gaming | Entertainment

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For those with a PS Plus subscription, January looks set to be an interesting month, although it isn’t needed to enjoy all the upcoming games updates. The latest PlayStation news confirms that there will be a few beta tests which will be available only to those with a PS4. This includes the third and final beta test for Monster Hunter ...

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