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Star-studded lineup unveiled for 73rd Venice Film Festival

ROME The Venice Film Festival revealed a star-filled line-up for its 73rd annual edition on Thursday, featuring top Hollywood names and auteur directors in a wide selection of U.S. and international movies.

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Ice Bucket Challenge credited with ALS breakthrough

The Ice Bucket Challenge that went viral two years ago, raising hundreds of millions of dollars, has helped identify a new gene behind the neurodegenerative disease ALS, or Lou Gehrig's disease, researchers say.

Health Jul 27 2016

YouTube star PewDiePie's firm rakes in $8 million profit

STOCKHOLM YouTube video star PewDiePie's company made 70 million crowns ($8.1 million) profit in 2015, an annual report filed in Sweden showed, following controversy over payments for video game promotion.

Tech Jul 27 2016

Verdict over Led Zeppelin's 'Stairway to Heaven' is appealed

The plaintiff who failed to convince a Los Angeles jury that Led Zeppelin plagiarized the opening guitar passage for its 1971 rock anthem "Stairway to Heaven" plans to appeal the verdict, court papers show. | Video

Music Jul 26 2016

'Bad Moms' launches in Los Angeles

New film 'Bad Moms' brings a string of female stars together to take digs at the modern day perils of parenting. Actresses Mila Kunis, Christina Applegate, Kathryn Hahn and Kristen Bell were in Los Angeles to premiere the film on Tuesday (July 26). | Video

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The Rolling Stones to appear in cinemas worldwide

Not everyone can see The Rolling Stones in concert, so the band is putting on a show in a different venue - namely cinemas all over the world. The legendary band played a free concert in Cuba in March this year, which was filmed by award winning director Paul Dugdale. | Video

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British author Rowling says Trump has a right to be bigoted

NEW YORK Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling labeled U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump bigoted after receiving the PEN/Allen Foundation Literary Service Award in New York. | Video