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Ireland mourns ‘keeper of language’ poet Seamus Heaney

By Sam Cage DUBLIN (Reuters) – Seamus Heaney, one of the world's best-known poets and winner of the 1995 Nobel Prize for literature, died on Friday after a short illness at the age of 74, his family said. The Northern … Continue reading

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A Minute With: Ethan Hawke on acting, Selena Gomez and Shakespeare

By Piya Sinha-Roy LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – After taking time away to focus on family and stage acting, Ethan Hawke is getting back to film and stepping into the driver's seat in his latest role as a racecar driver trapped … Continue reading

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NY Times: It’s Chelsea Manning from now on

By Tim Molloy NEW YORK (TheWrap.com) – The New York Times has agreed to call Chelsea Manning what she wants to be called, and to refer to her by the female pronoun "she." A day after Pfc. Bradley Manning was … Continue reading

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Former NBA star Scottie Pippen won’t face charges over Malibu fracas

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Former Chicago Bulls basketball star Scottie Pippen will not be prosecuted over an altercation with a man at a Malibu restaurant in June, prosecutors said on Tuesday, citing insufficient evidence. Pippen, 47, was questioned by police … Continue reading

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