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Darth Vader Actor Dave Prowse Dead at 85, Agent Says

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Dave Prowse, the British actor behind the menacing black mask of Star Wars villain Darth Vader, has died, his agent Thomas Bowington said Sunday. “It’s with great sadness that we have to announce that our client Dave Prowse… passed away yesterday morning at the age of 85,” Bowington wrote on Facebook. “May the force be […]

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Maradona’s Death May Trigger Family Inheritance Battle

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Diego Maradona’s tormented private life, with its tangled relationships and paternity suits, suggests distributing his inheritance will be a complex task for lawyers bracing for claims from a slew of children — those he recognized and those he didn’t. “There’s going to be a big fight. He didn’t leave a will,” according to a source […]

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During the Pandemic, Santa Makes Video House Calls

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This holiday season, the traditional visit with Santa Claus is going digital. Virtual visits with Santa Claus are being offered as a safer way for children to interact with Santa during the pandemic, as Tina Trinh reports. details ⇒ BusinessMediaguide.Com portal received this content from this noted web source: VOANews.Com

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Amid Pandemic, Earlier Promotions Black Friday Takes New Shape

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From Walmart Inc to Best Buy, retailers have overhauled Black Friday shopping, with some assigning clerks in orange vests to serve as traffic cops, taking shoppers’ temperatures and offering “grab-and-go” merchandise, including toys, bikes and kitchen appliances to discourage lingering in store aisles. Most major retailers closed on Thanksgiving this year in a nod to […]

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Fans in Argentina Mourn Death of Diego Maradona

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Football fans around the world are mourning the sudden death Wednesday of Diego Maradona, one of the sport’s greatest players.  In his home country of Argentina, fans gathered to pay tribute to Maradona, who died at age 60 of a heart attack.  Edgar Maciel filed this report. Camera: Edgar Maciel. details ⇒ BusinessMediaguide.Com portal received […]

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Argentines Remember Maradona as He Lies in State

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Argentines crowded near the presidential mansion Thursday where football star Diego Maradona’s funeral is being held. Thousands of Argentines faced police officers and long lines to pay their respects to the legendary midfielder, who died of a cardiorespiratory issue at the age of 60 a day earlier. EN VIVO | Despedida a Diego Armando Maradona […]

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Argentina Soccer Great Maradona Dies at 60

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Argentine soccer great Diego Maradona has died. Maradona was among the best players in history and led his country to the 1986 World Cup title before later struggling with cocaine use and obesity. He was 60. Maradona was famous for the “Hand of God” goal in which he punched the ball into England’s net during […]

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Steven Spielberg is one of the wealthiest filmmakers in the world. Take a look at what the billionaire’s life is really like, from his 28-year marriage to his $184 million yacht.

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American filmmaker Steven Spielberg is one of the most celebrated figures in Hollywood. He’s directed and produced more than 100 feature films that have made more than $25 billion at the box office. Forbes estimates Spielberg’s net worth to be $3.6 billion, while Bloomberg’s Billionaires Index puts it at a much higher $6.18 billion. Spielberg […]

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DELETE YOUR ACCOUNT: How to wipe your personal information from Facebook, Amazon, Google, and other major websites and apps (AAPL, MSFT, SNAP, AMZN, GOOG, GOOGL, FB)

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Every day, millions of internet users offer their personal information and sensitive data over to websites and platforms like Google, Apple, and Amazon. There have been several high-profile data breaches in recent years, raising concerns about the safety of customers’ information when it’s in the hands of companies. Here’s how to delete your account on […]

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The Style Series: Twitter’s preeminent black fashion historian on ‘white nepotism’ in the industry — and the urgency of recognizing black America’s impact on luxury

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Shelby Ivey Christie is the former digital marketer and sales planner for Vogue. She is currently attending New York University where she is an M.A. candidate in the Costume Studies graduate program. Christie focuses her studies on the intersection of race, culture, fashion, and politics, and has written numerous articles regarding the topic. Online, she […]

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‘The Invisible Man’ brings in an impressive $29 million, and is another win for Blumhouse Productions

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Universal/Blumhouse Production’s “The Invisible Man” brought in an estimated $29 million to win the domestic box office this weekend. The movie is another overachiever for Blumhouse. The horror company only made it for $7 million. The project was originally supposed to be a Johnny Depp-starrer to fall under Universal’s Dark Universe franchise, a collection of […]

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Google’s ambitious push into gaming is floundering, and it’s due largely to too few games on its Stadia platform — here’s why developers have held back (GOOGL)

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Last November, Google finally launched a major gaming platform that was in development for years: Google Stadia. Instead of having to buy games on a disc or download them from a digital store, Stadia users stream games over the internet — for customers willing to pay $130 for the “premiere edition.” But the platform’s launch […]