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Scooter Braun makes public plea to Taylor Swift after receiving death threats

Scooter Braun makes public plea to Taylor Swift after receiving death threats

Music manager Scooter Braun has posted a public plea to Taylor Swift to end their nearly six-month dispute over her music catalog. In a lengthy Instagram post early Friday, Braun tagged Swift and stated that he’s been receiving anonymous threats. “Since your public statement last week there have been numerous death threats directed at my…MORE

U2 debuts new song ‘Ahimsa’

U2 debuts new song ‘Ahimsa’

U2 is back with new music. The group has collaborated with Indian musician A.R. Rahman for a single titled “Ahimsa.” Both U2 and Rahman tweeted a snippet of the new song. “The concept of ‘ahimsa’ or non-violence — it’s Indian, it’s South Asian, it’s Buddhist… and sometimes we have to remind people about love, about…MORE

The first trailer for ‘Emma’ gives a peek at an updated classic

The first trailer for ‘Emma’ gives a peek at an updated classic

The first trailer for “Emma” shows an updated spin on the classic Jane Austen tale. The film stars Anya Taylor-Joy. She’s the third actress to play Austen’s beloved character on the big screen, after Judy Campbell in 1948 and Gwyneth Paltrow in an Oscar-winning 1996 version. A loose 1995 adaptation was “Clueless.” The new movie…MORE

It’s a more beautiful ‘Neighborhood’ when Mister Rogers is in it

It’s a more beautiful ‘Neighborhood’ when Mister Rogers is in it

Tom Hanks becomes Mister Rogers in “A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood,” a movie that’s pretty magical whenever he’s on the screen, and fairly mundane when he isn’t. Sony is shrewdly marketing the movie as the film we need right now, a warm blanket of kindness. That feels true, but it’s hard not to wish…MORE

‘Frozen 2’ delivers for those willing to chill out and enjoy

‘Frozen 2’ delivers for those willing to chill out and enjoy

The alchemy that made “Frozen” such a monster hit can’t be easily replicated, and isn’t entirely in its six-years-later sequel. But “Frozen 2” delivers enough of what made the original hum to warm the hearts of a generation of tykes that have gobbled it up, while almost certainly adding happiness to Disney’s holidays. To their…MORE

Kathie Lee Gifford was ‘dying of loneliness,’ so she moved to Nashville

Kathie Lee Gifford was ‘dying of loneliness,’ so she moved to Nashville

After her husband’s death in 2015, Kathie Lee Gifford’s home in Connecticut began to feel different to her. “That huge, beautiful, memory-filled home was like a morgue to me,” Gifford recently told The Tennessean newspaper. She lost sports analyst Frank Gifford after their adult children had moved out, and her mother died, all leading the…MORE

What was the Aberfan disaster, seen in ‘The Crown’ episode 3?

What was the Aberfan disaster, seen in ‘The Crown’ episode 3?

The return of Netflix’s hit drama “The Crown” after a two-year hiatus spotlights a dark chapter in modern British history: the Aberfan disaster. The third season charts the royal family between 1964 and 1977, with the Oscar-winning actress Olivia Colman taking over the role of Queen Elizabeth II from Claire Foy, who portrayed the monarch…MORE