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NY businessman gets 34-month prison term for ‘Rebecca’ Broadway scam

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A former New York businessman was sentenced to nearly three years in prison Friday after admitting to defrauding the producers of Broadway production “Rebecca – The Musical” through an elaborate scheme involving nonexistent foreign investors. Reuters: … Continue reading

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The tired GIF gets a modern-day makeover

Imgur's new GIFV format means animated images load faster, look better and play when shared on social networks. Will the 1987-era GIF format finally fade from use?> Tech News Headlines – Yahoo News

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Amal Alamuddin Clooney gets back to work in Greece

LONDON (Reuters) – Human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin Clooney, fresh from her marriage to Hollywood heart-throb George Clooney last month, is heading to Athens to advise the Greek government in its battle to repatriate the ancient Elgin Marbles statues from … Continue reading

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GitHub’s free student bundle gets you started on writing code

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Euro Disney gets financial backing from Walt Disney

LONDON (Reuters) – Euro Disney said on Monday it had agreed a 1 billion euro funding deal backed by its largest shareholder, the Walt Disney Co , which includes a share sale and a debt restructuring, to allow it to … Continue reading

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Brazil Gets a Choice – Wall Street Journal

NDTV Brazil Gets a ChoiceWall Street JournalThe big news in Brazil's presidential election Sunday is the rally by centrist candidate AcĂ©io Neves to finish second. He'll now square off against incumbent President Dilma Rousseff in an Oct. 26 runoff that … Continue reading

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Anti-Facebook Ello gets flood of interest

Invite only social network promises never to sell advertising Asia homepage

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Ben Affleck gets into dark, tough mind-set in ‘Gone Girl’

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Ben Affleck is not interested in playing nice guys and would choose an interesting, complicated character over a likeable one, which is what drew him to “Gone Girl,” a dark thriller about marriage, intimacy and the … Continue reading

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Singer Lauryn Hill comeback gets off to rocky start in London

LONDON (Reuters) – Lauryn Hill’s five shows in Britain this month were billed as a rare treat for fans of the elusive singer-songwriter, coming less than a year after she was released from U.S. federal prison where she served three … Continue reading

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