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‘Touched By An Angel’ actress Della Reese dead at 86

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Actress and gospel singer Della Reese, best known for her role in the “Touched By An Angel” television series, has died at the age of 86 at her home in California, her family said on Monday. Reuters: People News

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‘The Partridge Family’ star and singer David Cassidy hospitalized

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Singer and actor David Cassidy, a 1970s teen heartthrob who starred in “The Partridge Family” television show, entered a hospital this week for treatment of liver failure, his spokeswoman said on Saturday. Reuters: People News

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London theater says 20 men made allegations against Kevin Spacey

LONDON (Reuters) – The Old Vic theater in London said on Thursday it had received 20 separate allegations of inappropriate conduct by Kevin Spacey from 20 men who came into contact with him at the theater, or in connection with it, between 1995 and 2013. Reuters: People News

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Blake Shelton named People’s 2017 ‘Sexiest Man Alive’

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Blake Shelton was named Sexiest Man Alive by People magazine, a first for any country singer, prompting “The Voice” judge to shake off his shyness about his looks. Reuters: People News

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Harvey Weinstein sued by actress, who claims he raped her in 2016

(Reuters) – Harvey Weinstein and the movie company he co-founded, The Weinstein Company, were sued in California state court on Tuesday by an anonymous actress who said she was raped by the movie producer in the spring of 2016. Reuters: People News

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Bob Geldof calls Aung San Suu Kyi ‘handmaiden to genocide’

DUBLIN (Reuters) – Irish musician and activist Bob Geldof called Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi “a hand maiden to genocide” on Monday as he returned his Freedom of the City of Dublin award in protest over his fellow recipient’s response to the repression of Rohingya Muslims. Reuters: People News

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Comedian Louis C.K. admits sexual misconduct as Hollywood cuts ties

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Comedian Louis C.K. admitted on Friday to engaging in sexual misconduct as recounted by several women, three of whom said he had masturbated in front of them, and television and film companies moved quickly to sever ties. Reuters: People News

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Comedian Louis C.K. admits sexual misconduct, entertainment outlets cut ties

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – U.S. comedian Louis C.K. on Friday admitted to sexual misconduct allegations made against him by several women, and television and film companies moved quickly to sever ties. Reuters: People News

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Israeli intelligence firm regrets working for Weinstein, official says

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – An Israeli intelligence firm which reportedly helped Harvey Weinstein gather information on women accusing him of sexual harassment and assault is sorry it agreed to work with the Hollywood producer, a company official said on Thursday. Reuters: People News

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Five women detail sexual misconduct claims against comedian Louis C.K.: report

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Five women detailed sexual misconduct allegations against Emmy-winning comedian Louis C.K. in a New York Times report published Thursday, including three who said he had masturbated in front of them. Reuters: People News