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U.S. judge awards $40.7 million in SEC case over bitcoin Ponzi scheme

By Jonathan Stempel (Reuters) – A U.S. federal judge in Texas ordered Bitcoin Savings and Trust and its owner to pay a combined $ 40.7 million after the Securities and Exchange Commission established that the company, which sold investments using … Continue reading

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Flautist Galway tells awards audience of his ‘bug’ for practicing

LONDON (Reuters) – James Galway, known as “the man with the golden flute”, attributed his success in part to his “video-game-like” style of practicing as he received a lifetime achievement award at the Gramophone Classical Music Awards on Wednesday. Reuters: … Continue reading

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Country singer Miranda Lambert leads CMA awards with nine nods

(Reuters) – Singer Miranda Lambert landed nine nominations on Wednesday for this year’s Country Music Association awards, outpacing the competition in one of the genre’s top honors. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Battling biographies head to Toronto to win awards season hearts

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – As a first-time film director, television comedian Jon Stewart pleads ignorance about the workings of the movie industry. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Miley Cyrus’ MTV awards date turns himself in on probation violation

(Reuters) – A homeless man who was chosen by Miley Cyrus to accept her MTV Music Video Award on Sunday has turned himself in on a probation violation and was free after posting bail, authorities in Oregon said on Friday. … Continue reading

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Belafonte, Miyazaki to receive Academy’s Governors Awards

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – American singer and actor Harry Belafonte, French screenwriter Jean-Claude Carriere, Japanese animated film director Hayao Miyazaki and Irish actress Maureen O’Hara will be honored with Governors Awards, the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences said … Continue reading

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Miley Cyrus’ MTV awards date wanted on probation violation

PORTLAND Ore. (Reuters) – The young homeless man who accepted Miley Cyrus’ MTV Music Video Award has a warrant for his arrest in Oregon on a probation violation, his probation officer said on Tuesday. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Miley Cyrus’ MTV awards date wanted on probation violation

PORTLAND Ore. (Reuters) – The young homeless man who accepted Miley Cyrus’ MTV Music Video Award has a warrant for his arrest in Oregon on a probation violation, his probation officer said on Tuesday. Reuters: Entertainment News

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So you think you can shock? Prizes take backseat at MTV awards

INGLEWOOD Calif. (Reuters) – Blood, buttocks, snakes and angry rants are just some of the surprises served up by the MTV Video Music Awards over the last three decades, and as Sunday’s ceremony looms, there is stiff competition to deliver … Continue reading

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Beyonce to be honored and perform at MTV Video Music Awards

NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. pop star Beyonce, currently on a U.S. tour with rapper husband Jay Z, will receive a special award and perform at the MTV Video Music Awards this month, the cable TV network said on Thursday, … Continue reading

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