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Michael Jackson death: Star’s ex-wife ‘refused’ to attend his funeral

Today, June 25, 2022, is the 13th anniversary of the death of Michael Jackson. The star died of an overdose of the drug propofol, which was administered to him by his personal physician, Dr Conrad Murray. The shocking and unexpected death of the King of Pop stunned the world. And one month later, on July […]

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UK

Venezuelan Government Reps and Opposition to Attend Oslo Forum

OSLO (Reuters) – Delegates from Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro’s government and the opposition will both attend the Oslo Forum this week, the Norwegian Foreign Ministry said on Monday, offering hope that talks between the two parties will resume. Maduro’s government withdrew from talks with the opposition last October after just two months. The dialogue, facilitated […]

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Celebrities

Deborah James says ‘lucky streak’ continues as she defies odds to attend Ascot

Deborah James has praised her “winning streak” as she attended the races at Ascot. The podcast host, 40, said that she had to “pinch herself” after she managed to spend a day at the races months after announcing that she was receiving end-of-life care for bowel cancer. The campaigner, who’s raised over £6.5million for charity […]

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US

Many country music fans forced to cut costs to attend CMA Fest

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WSMV) – Hundreds of thousands of people were in Nashville the past four days for CMA Fest. With inflation and prices so high right now, many said they were working on a budget here. Some tourists said they had no idea this past weekend was CMA Fest until they noticed how expensive it […]

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Celebrities

Britney Spears’ two teenage sons ‘will not attend her wedding’ to Sam Asghari

Britney Spears’ two sons are not going to attend her wedding to Sam Asghari, according to the boys’ father. The singer, 40, is reportedly marrying Sam, 28, in a surprise wedding on 9 June in her Los Angeles home in front of as many as 100 friends, but her children will not be in attendance […]

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Celebrities

Loose Women’s Brenda Edwards and Judi Love attend royal reception

Loose Women presenters Brenda Edwards and Judi Love attended a reception at Buckingham Palace on Thursday 9 June, to celebrate the Commonwealth Diaspora. The event, which celebrates and recognises the important contribution that the Commonwealth diaspora provides the United Kingdom, welcomed hundreds of guests to the palace, from celebrities to key figures representing the arts, […]

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Technology

What It Was Like to Attend Apple’s WWDC In Person Again

Spring is in the air, so you know what that means: Developer conference season. Apple held its Worldwide Developers Conference this week and used Monday’s keynote address to announce a bunch of new software updates for iPhones, iPads, and Macs. (Oh, and there are also two new MacBooks.) These kinds of events are good indicators […]

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Science

Allard to attend energy and environment conference

By Jeff Henson Jun 8, 2022 | 11:01 AM Grande Prairie MLA Tracy Allard will be attending the Energy Council’s 2022 State and Provincial trends in Energy and Environment conference later this week. The four-day gathering, which begins on Thursday in Overland Park, Kansas, will see discussion on topics such as energy security, electricity grid […]

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Entertainment

How to attend Netflix Geeked Week 2022 this 6-10 June

Calling all geeks! Have you signed up for Netflix Geeked Week yet? It’s the event of the month for geek entertainment fans Netflix is launching the second edition of its Geeked Week 2022 event, June 6 to 10. The virtual event will reveal the latest scoops on “The Gray Man,” “The Umbrella Academy” and more. […]

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Canada

‘Not alone’: Thousands attend 1st in-person Winnipeg Pride Parade since pandemic | CBC News

Thousands of people gathered in and around Winnipeg’s downtown on Sunday to celebrate the LGBTQ+ community in the province, the first in-person Pride Parade since before the pandemic. Chloe Minkley celebrated their first in-person Pride Parade since they came out as pansexual  in 2019 and eventually as genderqueer. “It means a lot to be able to take […]