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Lawyer: Pitt will keep responses to abuse account in court

Lawyer: Pitt will keep responses to abuse account in court

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Brad Pitt's lawyer said Thursday that he will continue to respond in court to allegations from ex-wife Angelina Jolie that he abused her and choked one of their children on a flight in 2016, saying he has taken responsibility for h
Kevin Spacey faces New York jury in sexual assault lawsuit

Kevin Spacey faces New York jury in sexual assault lawsuit

NEW YORK (AP) — Kevin Spacey's lawyer told a jury Thursday that a sexual misconduct allegation that derailed his theatrical career was the product of a young actor's inability to tell the difference between real life and a scene he played on Broadway
In a first, Netflix's 'Glass Onion' to play in major chains

In a first, Netflix's 'Glass Onion' to play in major chains

NEW YORK (AP) — For the first time, the major U.S. theater chains will play a Netflix release after exhibitors and the streaming service reached a deal for a nationwide sneak-peak run of Rian Johnson's “Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery.
French writer Annie Ernaux awarded Nobel Prize in literature

French writer Annie Ernaux awarded Nobel Prize in literature

PARIS (AP) — French author Annie Ernaux won this year’s Nobel Prize in literature Thursday for blending fiction and autobiography in books that fearlessly mine her experiences as a working-class woman to explore life in France since the 1940s.
Woman sexually assaulted by Jacob Hoggard says she was 'never the same' afterward

Woman sexually assaulted by Jacob Hoggard says she was 'never the same' afterward

TORONTO — A woman who was sexually assaulted by Canadian musician Jacob Hoggard in a Toronto hotel room nearly six years ago told an Ontario court Thursday the incident left her paralyzed with fear and despair for months, and will continue to haunt h
Theatre legend Martha Henry's final performance to hit TV and streaming

Theatre legend Martha Henry's final performance to hit TV and streaming

STRATFORD, ONT. — Late Canadian theatre legend Martha Henry's final performance is set to hit screens this month.
Ravi Jain among four stage directors shortlisted for $100K Siminovitch Prize

Ravi Jain among four stage directors shortlisted for $100K Siminovitch Prize

TORONTO — Perhaps the third time's a charm for Toronto-based stage director Ravi Jain, a returning contender for the Siminovitch Prize.

Family of victim in 'Serial' case asks court to halt case

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Lionel Gelber Prize for books on global affairs increases purse to $50K

Lionel Gelber Prize for books on global affairs increases purse to $50K

TORONTO — A Canadian award for books on global affairs has more than tripled its purse to $50,000.
Jada Pinkett Smith has deal for 'no holds barred' memoir

Jada Pinkett Smith has deal for 'no holds barred' memoir

NEW YORK (AP) — Jada Pinkett Smith has a lifetime of thoughts she'd like to set down.