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Michael Thurston

Michael Thurston

    Jenner debuts post-Bruce look, breaks Twitter record
    Jenner debuts post-Bruce look, breaks Twitter record
    Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender campaigners – and many well-wishers – welcomed the high-profile debut, as did the 65-year-old Jenner's...
    Oscars: Shortlist announced for best foreign language film
    Oscars: Shortlist announced for best foreign language film
    Oscars organisers shortlisted nine movies including Palestinian, Danish and Hong Kong films on Friday for the best foreign language prize, offering...
    Police probe motive after LA Airport shooting
    Police probe motive after LA Airport shooting
    A gunman opened fire with an assault rifle at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) Friday, killing a security agent, creating scenes of chaos...
    Sony PS4 attracts gamers as rival fails to win them over
    Sony PS4 attracts gamers as rival fails to win them over
    Sony said on Tuesday that the game console war is far from won as gamers scrambled to get their hands on the next generation devices.
    Fact or fiction? 'Argo' fuels Iran history debate
    Fact or fiction? 'Argo' fuels Iran history debate
    The Oscar-tipped movie, directed by and starring Ben Affleck, which won the top two Golden Globes last weekend and is nominated for seven prizes at...
    Voyager dances on the edge of infinity
    Voyager dances on the edge of infinity
    In a lecture marking the 35th anniversary on Wednesday of the space craft's launch, expert behind the pioneering craft Ed Stone said it could be...
    Peter O'Toole bows out of showbiz
    Peter O'Toole bows out of showbiz
    The acclaimed stage and screen star said he was taking his last bow "dry-eyed and profoundly grateful" for his half-century long...
    Adele sweeps awards, Houston's death clouds Grammys
    Adele sweeps awards, Houston's death clouds Grammys
    British soul diva Adele made a triumphant return to the stage at the Grammys on Sunday, winning a clean sweep of six awards and a standing ovation,...
    Romney surges ahead with big win in Nevada
    Romney surges ahead with big win in Nevada
    Republican White House hopeful Mitt Romney romped to victory in the Nevada caucuses Saturday, cementing his position as frontrunner to take on...
    'The Artist' tops Golden Globes nominations
    'The Artist' tops Golden Globes nominations
    French-directed silent film The Artist, a tribute to the pre-"talkies" era, won six Golden Globe nominations on Thursday to lead the field...
    How did Michael Jackson die?
    How did Michael Jackson die?
    The trial of Michael Jackson's doctor Conrad Murray enters its final act this week as a jury prepares to consider whether the medic is guilty over...
    Focus on Jackson's death timeline as trial resumes
    Focus on Jackson's death timeline as trial resumes
    The trial of Michael Jackson's doctor Conrad Murray enters a third week on Tuesday, with the spotlight on alleged inconsistencies in the exact...