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Hong Kong’s protests expand after police use tear gas – Toronto Star

Toronto Star Hong Kong's protests expand after police use tear gasToronto StarHONG KONG—Pro-democracy protesters wearing masks and wielding umbrellas to protect against pepper spray and tear gas expanded their rallies throughout Hong Kong on Monday, defying calls to disperse in … Continue reading

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Dozens arrested, at least 34 hurt in Hong Kong protests – Toronto Star

Toronto Star Dozens arrested, at least 34 hurt in Hong Kong protestsToronto StarHONG KONG—Thousands of pro-democracy demonstrators at Hong Kong government headquarters braced for a second night of confrontations with authorities Saturday after police arrested dozens during a chaotic protest … Continue reading

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After Toronto, small film world primes for peak viewing season

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The red carpets have rolled up and the festival awards are adjudicated, and now comes the deluge of small and independent films for fall viewing and Oscar baiting. Reuters: Entertainment News

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After Toronto, small film world primes for peak viewing season

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The red carpets have rolled up and the festival awards are adjudicated, and now comes the deluge of small and independent films for fall viewing and Oscar baiting. Reuters: Entertainment News

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‘The Imitation Game’ takes top prize at Toronto film fest

TORONTO (Reuters) – “The Imitation Game,” a biopic about British mathematician and World War Two code-breaker Alan Turing, won the top prize at the Toronto International Film Festival on Sunday. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Music underpins eclectic array of Toronto film festival features

TORONTO (Reuters) – From dramas about mentors and their apprentices, to imaginative musicals, biopics, and documentaries, music underpinned an eclectic swathe of movies appearing at this year’s Toronto International Film Festival. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Hard-hitting trio of films tackle homelessness at Toronto festival

TORONTO (Reuters) – The scourge of homelessness has emerged as a major theme at this year’s Toronto film festival, driven by performances from an unlikely trio: an Oscar-winning actress, a well-known male sex symbol and a recently recovered heroin addict. … Continue reading

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Oscar Pistorius not guilty of premeditated murder: judge – Toronto Star

Toronto Star Oscar Pistorius not guilty of premeditated murder: judgeToronto StarPRETORIA, SOUTH AFRICA—The judge in Oscar Pistorius' murder trial appeared to be heading for a culpable homicide finding Thursday after ruling out both both premeditated murder and murder verdicts in … Continue reading

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Oscar Pistorius not guilty of premeditated murder: judge – Toronto Star

Toronto Star Oscar Pistorius not guilty of premeditated murder: judgeToronto StarPRETORIA, SOUTH AFRICA—The judge in Oscar Pistorius' murder trial appeared to be heading for a culpable homicide finding Thursday after ruling out both both premeditated murder and murder verdicts in … Continue reading

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Reese Witherspoon takes walk on ‘Wild’ side at Toronto festival

TORONTO (Reuters) – From the moment Reese Witherspoon tears off a bloodied big toe nail in the opening scene of her new film “Wild,” it is clear the Oscar-winning actress is headed in a new direction. Reuters: Entertainment News

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