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Mon, Sep 1 2014

Louis Vuitton trailblazer Carcelle dies aged 66

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PARIS - Yves Carcelle, the man credited with turning Louis Vuitton into the world's biggest luxury brand by revenue, died on Sunday, Louis Vuitton parent LVMH said.

01 Sep 2014

Drama of mother starving baby grips Venice fest

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VENICE - A film portraying New York City mother who starves her baby because she thinks he is saint-like and food contains impurities has caused a stir at the Venice Film Festival for its switch from light romance to painful psychosis.

01 Sep 2014

Gainsbourg reprises Deneuve daughter role in "Three Hearts"

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VENICE - Charlotte Gainsbourg says the most exciting thing about her role in the French romantic comedy "3 Coeurs" (Three Hearts), shown in Venice, was the chance to once again play Catherine Deneuve's daughter, a role she had in her debut film when she was 12.

01 Sep 2014

'Guardians of the Galaxy' wins weekend, tops this year's box office universe

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LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK - The "Guardians of the Galaxy" misfits reached a new box office stratosphere over the U.S. Labor Day weekend, soaring past fellow Marvel hero "Captain America" to become the highest-grossing domestic movie of 2014.

01 Sep 2014

Actress Jenny McCarthy marries pop star Donnie Wahlberg

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- Actress Jenny McCarthy and pop star turned reality television star Donnie Wahlberg have tied the knot in Chicago, family and media said on Sunday.

01 Sep 2014

Celebrity chef Todd English charged with intoxicated driving in New York

- Celebrity chef Todd English, owner of a number of trendy U.S. restaurants including Figs in Boston, was arrested on Sunday on a charge of intoxicated driving in Southampton on New York's Long Island.

01 Sep 2014

Dozens arrested at Made in America music festival in Los Angeles

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REUTERS - Seven people were arrested on Sunday at the Made in America music festival in downtown Los Angeles, following an opening day that left more than two dozen people in handcuffs, police said.

01 Sep 2014

Family of seriously ill Joan Rivers 'keeping fingers crossed' -daughter

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NEW YORK - The daughter of comedian Joan Rivers, hospitalized in serious condition after suffering cardiac arrest, said on Sunday the comedian's family members are "keeping our fingers crossed," according to a hospital statement.

01 Sep 2014

The top films at the North American box office

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LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK - Following are the top 10 movies at North American box offices for the three days starting Aug. 29, led by "Guardians of the Galaxy," according to studio estimates compiled by Reuters.

01 Sep 2014

Sun, Aug 31 2014

Pacino says crowds charge his batteries at Venice fest

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VENICE - Al Pacino stars in two movies shown at the 71st Venice Film Festival, which meant he had to do a double round of media events, but the 74-year-old said he drew energy from the crowds that turned out to see him.

31 Aug 2014