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November 22, 2018 8:22 AM Michael Jackson fans look to beat it down to Paris art show

PARIS (Reuters) - A portrait of Michael Jackson as King Philip II of Spain and an Andy Warhol print are among artworks on display at a show opening in Paris this week dedicated to the late pop star. The ‘Michael Jackson: On the Wall’ exhibition at Paris’ Grand Palais features an array of portraits and Jackson-inspired works including collages, videos 101

November 21, 2018 1:30 PM Germany, France see initial contract for new fighter jet in early 2019

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany and France said they will sign an initial contract with Airbus and France’s Dassault Aviation < for initial work on a next-generation fighter jet in early 2019, and expect next steps on a joint tank program by the end of 2018. The two countries cited what they called “significant progress” on a program to develop a new fighter 95

November 20, 2018 10:30 PM Woman sues Whataburger for ‘scalding hot gravy’ that severely burned 5-year-old, suit claims

A Texas woman is suing Whataburger for serving her “scalding hot gravy” that she claims left her 5-year-old relative severely burned. According to My San Antonio, Jessica Byrd filed the lawsuit against the fast food chain in Bexar County on Tuesday for the June 2017 incident. Byrd claims she and the girl visited a Mexia Whataburger and ordered a kid’s 102

November 20, 2018 11:53 AM European court orders Turkey to free ex-Kurdish party leader

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan delivers a speech to MPs of his ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) at the parliament in Ankara, Turkey, Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Burhan Ozbilici) ANKARA, Turkey – The European Court of Human Rights on Tuesday called on Turkey to release the former head of Turkey's pro-Kurdish opposition from detention 53

November 19, 2018 9:46 PM Kevin Durant Cusses Out Mavericks Fans During the Game

Kevin Durant went off on a heckler who was sitting courtside at the Mavs game this weekend -- telling the guy, "Watch the f**king game and shut the f**k up." It all went down during the 1st quarter of the Warriors vs. Mavs game in Dallas on Saturday. One witness who was sitting in spitting distance from the incident tells us ... the heckler was just saying 52

November 19, 2018 8:54 PM Heather Locklear placed on psychiatric hold after paramedics called to her home

Actress Heather Locklear recent slew of disturbing reports about her health and recent arrests is in stark contrast to the reputation of TV icon she held in the '90s. Prompting many of her fans to wonder what exactly happened over the years to lead her to this current situation? Heather Locklear has been placed on another psychiatric hold after suffering 81

November 19, 2018 11:08 AM China's Xiaomi swings to net profit in third-quarter on robust sales in India, Europe

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Inc said on Monday it swung to a net profit in the third quarter, beating analyst estimates, driven by robust sales in India and Europe. Profit for the three months through September reached 2.48 billion yuan ($357.23 million), versus an 11 billion yuan loss in the same period a year earlier. That compared 93

November 16, 2018 4:15 PM Bullfight tax row splits Portugal's ruling Socialists

LISBON (Reuters) - Portugal’s bullfighting tradition has stirred a row inside the Socialist government after the new culture minister refused to cut value-added tax (VAT) on tickets to events in line with other cultural shows. Many Portuguese back the practice, arguing that it is more humane than in neighboring Spain because bulls are not killed in the ring but rather 64

November 16, 2018 2:43 AM Actress Rebel Wilson loses bid to keep most of her defamation payout

Rebel Wilson said she was glad she'd stood up to "a bully" despite losing her bid Friday to keep most of the record payout awarded to her in her defamation case against an Australian magazine. The actress had sued Woman's Day magazine last year over a series of articles in 2015 that she said had painted her as someone who'd lied about her real name, age and childhood 70

November 15, 2018 10:34 AM Doping: World record weightlifter Lin banned for eight years

ZURICH (Reuters) - Taiwan’s Lin Tzu-chi, a former weightlifting world record holder, has been banned for eight years for a doping offense by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS), the tribunal said in a statement on Thursday. Lin, who broke two world records in the women’s 63 kg category at the 2014 Asian Games in South Korea, was initially banned 58