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Avan Yu isn’t taking his talent for granted

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Nearing his 30th birthday, Canadian pianist Avan Yu has been wowing audiences for over a dozen years. The youngest entrant, at age 17, to ever win the Canadian Chopin Competition, Yu has been a known entity in the classical music world ever since. Having received personal invitations by heavyweights Bramwell Tovey and Pinchas Zukerman to […]

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A man with ties to an arms dealer is behind a shaky startup that is raising money from mom-and-pop investors

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YayYo is a startup that plans to be an aggregator for ride-hailing services like Uber and Lyft. It’s heavily marketing its IPO on television, and implying investors could make millions. YayYo’s founder has an unusual history involving an arms dealer, infomercials, charges of stock manipulation, and “Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus.” “Ever […]

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Glenn Beck Offers Bill O’Reilly A Job At TheBlaze

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Glenn Beck, founder of conservative media outlet TheBlaze, offered Bill O’Reilly a job during an on-air interview with the former Fox News host Friday ― his first since leaving the network amid sexual harassment allegations. Beck made him the offer after O’Reilly applauded him for starting his own media company, which allowed him to control […]

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Inside Johnny Depp’s ‘extravagant and extreme’ lifestyle that costs him $2 million a month

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Johnny Depp’s former business managers have alleged that the actor is living an extravagant $2 million-a-month lifestyle, complete with 14 houses, 70 guitars, and an enormous appetite for wine. The news comes after Depp launched a $25 million lawsuit in December 2016 against his business managers at The Management Group claiming “gross mismanagement” of his […]

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Rotana set to manage new hotel in Dubai

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RSG International has signed a management agreement with hotel management company Rotana for a new 4-star hotel in Dubai, at a prime location on Sheikh Zayed Road, Jebel Ali Central, next to UAE Exchange Metro Station. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

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Stephen Colbert Explains Why Trump’s Firing Of Comey Isn’t Really Like ‘The Godfather’

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President Donald Trump’s firing of FBI director James Comey has been likened to a classic scene from “The Godfather.” Following Comey’s dismissal on Tuesday, one senior intelligence official told NBC News that the “thuggish” and “humiliating” way in which his termination was carried out was like a “horse head in the bed.” It was “designed […]

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A Mother’s Day Gift To Help Working Families

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Mother’s Day is traditionally a day of flowers, gifts, breakfast in bed, or dinner out ― or at least that is how it is in the popular imagination. While mothers everywhere no doubt appreciate the attention and gratitude, what they could really use is some help. Yet it’s a sad reality that the U.S. has […]

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Ideological Divide Over Abortion Again Affects US Foreign Aid

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Among the first executive actions at the White House this year, President Donald Trump reinstated a law that bans any U.S. aid to international organizations that support the practice of abortion. Trump’s memorandum on the “Mexico City policy” reversed one aspect of U.S. foreign aid policy that had been in effect under former President Barack […]

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Michelle Obama Criticizes Trump School Lunch Directives

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Former U.S. first lady Michelle Obama has criticized the new Trump administration’s directives on school lunches during her first high-profile public appearance since leaving the White House. Obama, who led a nationwide effort to reduce childhood obesity while first lady, told an annual health conference Friday in Washington that more nutritious school lunches are important […]

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Amazon’s New Seattle Campus Will Include A Homeless Shelter

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In these days of chic office spaces with healthy juice bars, full-sized ferris wheels and slides that twirl three stories high, Amazon is doing something different. The retail and tech giant has promised to turn more than 47,000 square feet of its new downtown Seattle headquarters into a permanent home for Mary’s Place, a nonprofit […]