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Lollapalooza announces first part of 2019 lineup: Janelle Monáe, Tame Impala, Lil Wayne

Lollapalooza announces first part of 2019 lineup: Janelle Monáe, Tame Impala, Lil Wayne

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Beto O’Rourke Announces He’s Running for President

Beto O’Rourke Announces He’s Running for President

Beto O’Rourke, the Texas Democrat who narrowly lost a U.S. Senate election to Ted Cruz in November, announced he was running for President in a video posted online on Thursday. “I’m running to serve you as the next President of the United States of America,” he said. On the same day, O’Rourke embarked on a…

Beto O’Rourke announces 2020 Democratic presidential bid

Beto O’Rourke announces 2020 Democratic presidential bid

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Former Texas Rep. Beto O’Rourke announced Thursday that he’ll seek the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, ending months of intense speculation over whether he’d try to translate his newfound political celebrity into a White House bid.Until he challenged Republican Sen. Ted Cruz last year, O’Rourke was little known outside his hometown of…

Prada Announces Ava DuVernay as Co-Chair of Diversity and Inclusion Advisory Council

Prada Announces Ava DuVernay as Co-Chair of Diversity and Inclusion Advisory Council

Prada announced in a statement on Wednesday that director and producer Ava DuVernay and artist and activist Theaster Gates will co-chair the Prada Diversity and Inclusion Advisory Council, the purpose of which is to “elevate voices of color within the company and the fashion industry at-large.” DuVernay, Gates, and other prominent academic and cultural experts…

Trump announces that he and Kim Jong Un will meet in Hanoi, Vietnam

Trump announces that he and Kim Jong Un will meet in Hanoi, Vietnam

(CNN)President Donald Trump announced that his second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will take place in Hanoi, Vietnam, February 27 and 28.”I look forward to seeing Chairman Kim & advancing the cause of peace!” he tweeted.He later added, “North Korea, under the leadership of Kim Jong Un, will become a great Economic…

VH1 announces new night, premiere date for RuPaul’s Drag Race season 11

VH1 announces new night, premiere date for RuPaul’s Drag Race season 11

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Schiff announces sweeping investigation into Trump’s finances and Russia

Schiff announces sweeping investigation into Trump’s finances and Russia

(CNN)House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff announced Wednesday a broad investigation his committee would undertake “beyond Russia” into whether President Donald Trump’s financial interests are driving his actions.Schiff said the investigation would “allow us to investigate any credible allegation that financial interests or other interests are driving decision-making of the President or anyone in the…

Tyra Banks announces plans to open modeling amusement park called Modelland: Here’s what we know

Tyra Banks announces plans to open modeling amusement park called Modelland: Here’s what we know

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Showmax announces first original travel show

Showmax announces first original travel show

Cape Town – Filming is underway on Showmax’s first travel show Trippin’ With Skhumba.In each 30-minute episode, the Comic’s Choice Comic of the Year 2017 will get down and dirty with a fellow South African comedian in their hometown, exploring places that won’t make any tourism brochures and stories that would be edited out of …

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Lebanon Announces the Formation of a New Government After 9-Month Deadlock

Lebanon Announces the Formation of a New Government After 9-Month Deadlock

(BEIRUT) — Lebanese political factions have agreed on the formation of a new government, breaking a nine-month deadlock that only deepened the country’ economic woes. Rival political groups have been locked in disagreement over the make-up of a new government since May, after the country’s first parliamentary elections in nine years. The breakthrough comes after…