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‘The Last Waltz’: Why Don Was will never forget seeing the movie

‘The Last Waltz’: Why Don Was will never forget seeing the movie

From left, Joni Mitchell, Neil Young, Rick Danko, Van Morrison, Bob Dylan and Robbie Robertson perform during the The Band’s “Last Waltz” concert at the Winterland Ballroom in San Francisco Nov. 25, 1976.

Don Was will always remember the first …

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Half of UK employers unprepared for immigration changes – think tank

Half of UK employers unprepared for immigration changes – think tank

Construction workers climb a new building in the Nine Elms area of London, Britain April 11, 2017.

Almost half of British employers are unprepared for the government’s planned changes to immigration rules after Brexit, a survey from the Resolution Foundation …

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Flight Overbooked? Know Your Rights as a Passenger

Flight Overbooked? Know Your Rights as a Passenger

Mangpink/ShutterstockAfter a recent viral video showing airport security forcibly dragging a doctor off his flight, you might wonder just what rights you have when you’re attempting to vacay or make a business meeting.

The long and the short is that …

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Retired judge’s benefits forfeited over court irregularities

Retired judge’s benefits forfeited over court irregularities

The most glaring irregularities are those connected to how the court handled annulment cases

Supreme Court file photo

MANILA, Philippines – The Supreme Court (SC) forfeited all benefits of retired Batangas judge Pablo Chavez for the anomalies and inefficiencies that …

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Essential Politics: To Russia, with (no signs of) love

Essential Politics: To Russia, with (no signs of) love

Essential Politics (LAT)

For a presidency that was supposed to be “America First,” the young administration of President Trump has been shaped in so many ways by a different slogan: “What about Russia?”

Now, a high-stakes shift in that narrative …

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Globe tells subscribers to beware of fake collecting agents

Globe tells subscribers to beware of fake collecting agents

BEWARE. Globe says some scammers are pretending to be collecting agents.

MANILA, Philippines – Telecommunications giant Globe warned subscribers of a scam going around at the moment.

The scam involves unauthorized individuals posing as Globe collecting agents, reports of which …

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Can Uganda’s progressive refugee policies survive the influx of people fleeing South Sudan?

Can Uganda’s progressive refugee policies survive the influx of people fleeing South Sudan?

South Sudanese refugees at the Bidi Bidi camp in Uganda.

Uganda now has around a million refugees. To put this in perspective, the East African country is the physical size of the UK and yet hosts more refugees than arrived …

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Adam West’s Wife Marcelle Tagand Lear: Original TV Batman’s Third Wife Helped Him Beat Alcoholism

Adam West’s Wife Marcelle Tagand Lear: Original TV Batman’s Third Wife Helped Him Beat Alcoholism

At the time of his death on Friday at the age of 88, Adam West was married to his third wife, Marcelle Tagand Lear. While their 47-year union was by far the Batman star’s longest marriage, it isn’t only notable …

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Trying keep up with the latest Trump news? Some stories you should pay attention to

Trying keep up with the latest Trump news? Some stories you should pay attention to

President Trump speaks to the media on Air Force One. (Jim Watson / AFP/Getty Images)

Donald Trump’s 100th day in office is just around the corner. Nowadays, it feels as though if you blink, you miss a major story. Having …

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UK manufacturers report strongest export growth since late 2014 – BCC

UK manufacturers report strongest export growth since late 2014 – BCC

FILE PICTURE: A worker checks a TX4 at the end of the production line at the London Taxi Company in Coventry, central England, September 11, 2013.

British manufacturers reported the fastest export growth in more than two years in early …

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