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Forbes: George Clooney earns more in one year than any previous actor

[ad_1] Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Clooney made his name on TV series ER before turning to films George Clooney made more money last year than any actor over an equivalent period - thanks in part to the sale of the tequila company he co-founded.Forbes estimates the 57-year-old star made $239m (£180m) in pre-tax earnings in the year beginning 1 June 2017.That puts him second in its annual list
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Love Island: 2,600 complaints will not be investigated by Ofcom

[ad_1] Image copyright ITV Image caption Ofcom has received over 2,500 complaints about a video shown to Dani Dyer on Love Island Media watchdog Ofcom will not investigate more than 2,600 complaints about the treatment of Love Island contestant Dani Dyer.The complaints related to a scene where Dyer was shown a misleading video of boyfriend Jack Fincham after his ex-girlfriend was brought into his villa.An Ofcom spokesperson said they "understood"
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World Cup: Pussy Riot protesters charged over pitch demonstration

[ad_1] Image copyright Reuters Image caption One of the pitch invaders high-fived France's Mbappé Russian authorities have charged four members of the punk activist group Pussy Riot for disrupting the World Cup final by running onto the pitch.They are accused of violating the rules for spectators at sporting events and of wearing police uniforms illegally.The two offences carry maximum fines of 10,000 roubles (£121; $161) and 1,500 roubles, respectively.Pussy Riot
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Suicide Club: What if burgers and beer were illegal?

[ad_1] Image copyright Andrew Bennett Image caption Rachel Heng is the author of Suicide Club Imagine living in a society where spin classes, quinoa salads and green juices were enforced as law by the government.For Rachel Heng, her job working in London's cutthroat finance sector made her feel like she was living in that world.Gone were the days of hard drugs and partying, replaced instead with protein shakes and treks
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Lovebox review – Pharrell and Childish Gambino preach resistance

[ad_1] Image copyright Lovebox Festival Image caption Pharrell played the festival with his funk/hip-hop side project N.E.R.D. "We stand for the resistance," says Pharrell Williams, playing London's Lovebox festival as US President Donald Trump makes his first official visit to the UK."They came to your country because they want to divide you but we don't believe in that. We believe in inclusivity."The star was one of several US acts who
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X Factor winner Louisa Johnson splits from Simon Cowell’s label

[ad_1] Image copyright Radio 1 X Factor winner Louisa Johnson has confirmed that she is no longer signed to Simon Cowell's record label.Louisa said, in a tweet, that her departure from Syco Music was a "mutual decision".She was signed to Simon's label in 2015 after winning The X Factor when she was 17.But after three Top 20 hits in the year following her win, Louisa's more recent singles failed to
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Nancy Sinatra Senior, Frank’s first wife, dies aged 101

[ad_1] Image copyright AFP Image caption Nancy Sinatra Senior "passed away peacefully", her daughter said Nancy Sinatra senior, the first of Frank Sinatra's four wives and mother of his three children, has died aged 101.Her daughter Nancy Junior said that she had "passed away peacefully"."She was a blessing and the light of my life. Godspeed, Momma. Thank you for everything," she wrote.Nancy Sinatra Senior was born Nancy Barbato in 1917