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Avril Lavigne, Bruno Mars named ‘most dangerous’ in online searches

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Pop singers Avril Lavigne and Bruno Mars topped a list of celebrities on Tuesday ranked the most dangerous to search for online because of results that could expose fans to malicious websites. Reuters: People News

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Yoko Ono won’t let it be, forces ‘John Lemon’ drink to re-brand

LONDON (Reuters) – It wasn’t exactly instant karma when Beatle John Lennon’s widow, Yoko Ono, heard about a Polish beverage company’s new drink called “John Lemon”. Reuters: People News

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Ex-England captain Wayne Rooney pleads guilty to drink-driving

LONDON (Reuters) – Former England soccer captain Wayne Rooney received a two-year driving ban on Monday after pleading guilty in a British court to drink-driving, the Press Association news agency reported. Reuters: People News

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Trump’s White House: a gift or a curse for TV comics?

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – If you thought the election of Donald Trump has been a gift for comedians, think again. Reuters: People News

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FTC demands endorsement info from Instagram ‘influencers’

SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. truth-in-advertising enforcers have sent letters to supermodel Naomi Campbell, actresses Lindsay Lohan and Vanessa Hudgens and other celebrities asking whether they have paid deals to endorse products on the photo-sharing app Instagram. Reuters: People News

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Rosie O’Donnell ‘saddened’ by news of ex-wife’s death

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Comedian and talk show host Rosie O’Donnell said she was saddened on Friday by the news that her ex-wife had died of an apparent suicide. Reuters: People News

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Bill Cosby’s retrial for sexual assault set for April

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Comedian Bill Cosby’s retrial on sexual assault charges will begin on April 2 in Norristown, Pennsylvania, a judge ruled on Friday. Reuters: People News

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Veteran actor Harry Dean Stanton dies at 91

(Reuters) – Harry Dean Stanton, whose scruffy looks and off-beat demeanor made him a favorite of directors seeking a character actor to add eccentricity or melancholy to the screen, died on Friday from natural causes, his agent said. He was 91. Reuters: People News

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Selena Gomez gets kidney transplant to treat lupus

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Selena Gomez said on Thursday that she has had a kidney transplant to treat the lupus that has derailed her life for more than three years Reuters: People News

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Carrie Fisher’s annotated ‘Empire Strikes Back’ script up for auction

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Carrie Fisher’s hand-annotated script for her “Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back” movie is expected to fetch up to $ 50,000 at an auction next month of her personal property. Reuters: People News