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People News Roundup: Black Britons should get the COVID-19 vaccine, stars urge; Ed Sheeran must face plagiarism claim and more

Following is a summary of current people’s news briefs. Ghislaine Maxwell faces new charges as U.S. expands sex crime case U.S. prosecutors on Monday expanded their criminal case against Ghislaine Maxwell, saying the British socialite helped procure a fourth underage girl for the late financier Jeffrey Epstein to sexually abuse. An amended indictment […]

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Following is a summary of current entertainment news briefs. Broadway’s Diana musical to be shown first on Netflix A new musical about Princess Diana will premiere on Netflix before a planned opening on Broadway in December, producers said on Tuesday, in an innovative move to promote the project. In one of the first Broadway shows […]

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Following is a summary of current entertainment news briefs. ‘Captain Underpants’ author pulls book due to racist imagery, apologizes to Asian readers Publisher Scholastic Corp has halted publication of a book by children’s author Dav Pilkey, best known for his “Captain Underpants” series, who offered an online apology for the title’s unintended “racist imagery.” Pilkey, […]

Entertainment News Roundup: 5,000 pack Barcelona rock concert after COVID tests; ‘Captain Underpants’ author pulls ‘racist’ book, apologizes to Asian readers and more

Following is a summary of current entertainment news briefs. Spectacular: 5,000 pack Barcelona rock concert after COVID tests Music fans in Barcelona hugged, danced and sang along at a sold-out rock concert on Saturday night after taking rapid COVID-19 tests in a trial that could revive the live music industry in Spain and […]

Entertainment News Roundup: 5,000 pack Barcelona rock concert after COVID tests; ‘Captain Underpants’ author pulls ‘racist’ book, apologizes to Asian readers and more

Following is a summary of current entertainment news briefs. Spectacular: 5,000 pack Barcelona rock concert after COVID tests Music fans in Barcelona hugged, danced and sang along at a sold-out rock concert on Saturday night after taking rapid COVID-19 tests in a trial that could revive the live music industry in Spain and […]

City holds distanced ceremonies for mass shooting victims

The city of Boulder encouraged people nationwide to hold a moment of silence and conduct a candle-lighting ceremony to honor the victims of a mass shooting at a local supermarket that killed 10 people last week. Boulder officials asked participants to observe 10 minutes of silence and leave a candle or light in front of […]

‘Nomadland’ is coming to Indian cinemas in April

As the cinemas in India are re-opening after a coronavirus-induced hiatus of several months, one of the most celebrated American Neo-western drama films, ‘Nomadland’ is setting up for a theatrical release in April, for the Indian audience. Indian critic and trade analyst Taran Adarsh confirmed the same on his Twitter, on Monday. “IN CINEMAS, THIS […]