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David Cassidy, teen heartthrob of ‘The Partridge Family,’ dies at 67

(Reuters) – David Cassidy, a singer and actor whose androgynous features and jaunty voice made him a 1970s teen heartthrob on the “The Partridge Family” television show, died on Tuesday at age 67, his publicist said. Reuters: Entertainment News

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German police present stolen John Lennon diaries

BERLIN (Reuters) – German police presented on Tuesday diaries, pairs of glasses and other items belonging to late Beatle John Lennon that were stolen from his widow Yoko Ono in 2006 and eventually ended up in Berlin. Reuters: Entertainment News

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U.S. networks suspend Charlie Rose after sex harassment allegations

(Reuters) – CBS and other networks on Monday suspended Charlie Rose, one of the most prominent American interviewers, after eight women told the Washington Post he sexually harassed them and prompted Rose to apologize for his “inappropriate behavior.” Reuters: Entertainment News

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‘Transparent’ star Jeffrey Tambor says he may leave show after harassment allegations

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Jeffrey Tambor, the Emmy-winning star of the Amazon web series “Transparent,” said on Sunday he did not see how he could return to the show next season after a second person leveled allegations of sexual harassment against him. Reuters: Entertainment News

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AC/DC co-founder and guitarist Malcolm Young dies at 64

AC/DC co-founder and guitarist Malcolm Young has died after battling dementia for several years, the band announced Saturday. He was 64. CNN.com – RSS Channel – Entertainment

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Release of Indian film about Rajput queen delayed after protests

(Reuters) – The producers of “Padmavati” – a Bollywood movie based on an epic poem about a Rajput queen, said on Sunday they had indefinitely delayed the release of the film, which has been accused of distorting history and has sparked protests. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Rock legends salute Malcolm Young on AC/DC founder’s death

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Tributes poured in on Sunday for Malcolm Young, co-founder of the Australian rock band AC/DC, a day after he died at the age 64 after suffering from dementia for several years. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Spotify buys online recording studio Soundtrap

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Music streaming company Spotify has bought online music and audio recording studio Soundtrap, it said on Friday, declining to give financial details of the deal. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Teen angst plus super powers collide in ‘Runaways’

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – When Brian K. Vaughan was approached by Marvel Comics to write a comic book to bring in new readers, he hit on the idea of “Runaways,” the story of a diverse group of teenage friends whose bond grows stronger when they make a gruesome discovery. Reuters: …

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Netflix’s Marvel antihero ‘The Punisher’ explores the toll of violence

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Frank Castle, the vigilante sniper assassin at the center of Netflix Inc’s new Marvel series “The Punisher,” is neither a hero nor a villain. He is a man in pain. Reuters: Entertainment News