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Adele Joins Mourners for Grenfell Fire Tragedy

Survivors of London's Grenfell Tower fire disaster joined relatives of the dead and thousands of supporters including bestselling pop star Adele in poignant tributes to the 71 killed in the inferno a year ago on Thursday.

The mournful crowd marched in silence in the shadow of the charred shell of the tower after a church service in which grieving families, many in tears, clutched white roses in memory of Britain's deadliest domestic fire since World War II.

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Ex-Miss Iraq Calls for Peace on Israel Visit after Selfie Scandal

A former Miss Iraq whose selfie with her Israeli counterpart triggered criticism called Wednesday for coexistence and regional peace in a speech during her first visit to the Jewish state.

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No Champagne before Brexit, UK Pub Chain Says

British pub chain JD Wetherspoon will stop serving French Champagne in favor of sparkling wine made in Britain and outside the EU in the run-up to Brexit, it said Wednesday.

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Standing Ovation for De Niro's Expletive at Trump

Hollywood megastar Robert De Niro got a standing ovation at the Tony Awards for using an expletive to condemn U.S. President Donald Trump.

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Harry and Meghan to Head Down Under Later this Year

Prince Harry and his new wife Meghan will visit Australia, Fiji, Tonga and New Zealand later this year for their first overseas tour as a married couple, Kensington Palace announced Monday.

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Hollywood Plans Bob Marley Biopic

The story of Bob Marley, the Jamaican superstar who in his short life brought reggae into the global mainstream, is set to become a Hollywood biopic.

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Not Read a Book Lately? Blame Netflix, Says Study

Are you all caught up on your favorite Netflix show, but that novel on your nightstand is gathering dust?

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'French Spiderman' Foiled in Seoul Skyscraper Attempt

French urban freeclimber Alain Robert attempted to scale the world's fifth-tallest building Wednesday, getting more than half way up the 123-storey Lotte World Tower in Seoul before security forced him to abandon the ascent.

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Harvey Weinstein Hit with New Accusations of Sexual Assault

Three actresses filed a new lawsuit against Harvey Weinstein on Friday alleging sexual assault and urged other victims of the disgraced Hollywood producer to come forward and join their complaint.

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Kim Kardashian West Goes to the White House to Talk Pardon

Reality TV star Kim Kardashian West paid a visit to the White House Wednesday to make a star-powered case to President Donald Trump and his staff on behalf of a woman serving a life sentence for drug offenses.

Kardashian West has been urging the president to pardon Alice Marie Johnson, 63, who has spent more than two decades behind bars and is not eligible for parole.

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