Entertainment industry

June 03, 2018 - 4:39 pm
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Concert ticketing service Ticketfly says it's working to get its system back online after a data breach leaked users' personal information and disrupted services at live music venues. The San Francisco firm's parent company, Eventbrite, said Sunday that the stolen...
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June 03, 2018 - 4:18 pm
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Concert ticketing service Ticketfly says it's working to get its system back online after a data breach leaked users' personal information and disrupted services at live music venues. The San Francisco firm's parent company, Eventbrite, said Sunday it's working with outside...
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June 01, 2018 - 3:01 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A new rape allegation has been made against Harvey Weinstein as part of a lawsuit alleging he had help covering up his misconduct with women. The lawsuit was filed Friday in New York by three women, including one who says Weinstein assaulted her at a Manhattan hotel in 2011. Melissa...
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In this June 30, 2013 file photo, R. Kelly performs at the BET Awards in Los Angeles. Spotify’s CEO says the company rolled out its new anti-hate policy in the wrong way. This month the streaming service announced it would remove music R. Kelly and rapper XXXtentacion from its playlists, citing the new policy on hate content and hateful conduct. (Photo by Frank Micelotta/Invision/AP, File)
May 31, 2018 - 11:59 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Spotify's CEO says the company rolled out its new anti-hate policy in the wrong way. This month the streaming service announced it would remove R. Kelly and rapper XXXtentacion's music from its playlists, citing the new policy on hate content and hateful conduct. While some praised...
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FILE - In this May 25, 2018 file photo, Harvey Weinstein listens during a court proceeding in New York. Weinstein won't testify before the New York grand jury that's weighing whether to indict him on rape and other sex charges. A statement issued through a spokesman Wednesday, May 30, says Weinstein's lawyers decided there wasn't enough time to prepare him to testify. They say he learned the specific charges and the accusers' identities only after turning himself in Friday, with a deadline set for Wednesday afternoon to testify or not. (Steven Hirsch/New York Post via AP, Pool)
May 31, 2018 - 5:32 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Harvey Weinstein was indicted on rape and criminal sex act charges, furthering the first criminal case to arise from a slate of sexual misconduct allegations against the former movie mogul. Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance Jr. said Wednesday's indictment brings Weinstein "...
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Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Shohei Ohtani walks to the dugout during warmups of a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers, Tuesday, May 29, 2018, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)
May 29, 2018 - 9:23 pm
DETROIT (AP) — Shohei Ohtani will make his next start on the mound for the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday night against Detroit. Angels manager Mike Scioscia made the announcement Tuesday. The two-way rookie from Japan has not pitched since May 20. He was on track to start at Yankee Stadium on...
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May 29, 2018 - 4:05 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The woman who has accused Harvey Weinstein of rape in his criminal case was in a decade-long relationship with him that continued after the alleged attack in a Manhattan hotel room in 2013, a lawyer for the film producer said Tuesday. Attorney Benjamin Brafman made the remark after...
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Harvey Weinstein, right, appears at his arraignment with his lawyer Benjamin Brafman, in Manhattan Criminal Court on Friday, May 25, 2018 in New York. Weinstein is charged with two counts of rape and one count of criminal sexual act. He was released on $1 million dollars bail. (Jefferson Siegel/New York Daily News via AP, Pool)
May 26, 2018 - 9:38 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Harvey Weinstein's arrest in New York Friday is a landmark moment in the #MeToo movement. Yet as authorities work through dozens of cases against famous figures in entertainment and other industries brought on by the Weinstein-inspired wave that began in October, legal hurdles...
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Los Angeles Angels' Shohei Ohtani celebrates after scoring on a single by Andrelton Simmons during the ninth inning of the team's baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays in Toronto on Wednesday, May 23, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
May 26, 2018 - 12:11 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Shohei Ohtani likely will rejoin the Los Angeles Angel's rotation next week. The 23-year-old rookie, the first two-way player in the major leagues in decades, was on track to start Sunday at Yankee Stadium against countryman Masahiro Tanaka, but the Angels said Thursday that Ohtani...
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Harvey Weinstein es escoltado a una corte el viernes 25 de mayo del 2018 en Nueva York. El magnate del cine se entregó a las autoridades por la mañana ante denuncias de abuso sexual. (AP Foto/Mark Lennihan)
May 25, 2018 - 2:53 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — It was the moment the #MeToo movement had been waiting for: Harvey Weinstein in handcuffs. His face pulled in a strained smile and his hands locked behind his back, the once-powerful Hollywood figure emerged from a police station Friday facing rape and criminal sex act charges, a...
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