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Protesters in major US cities decry airstrikes over Gaza, raise 'free Palestine' slogans
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Protesters in major US cities decry airstrikes over Gaza, raise 'free Palestine' slogans

The marches coincided with Nakba Day, which commemorates the 1948 displacement of hundreds of thousands of Palestinians amid Israel’s declaration of independence

NBA: With two days left for end of regular season, there's much left to decide
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NBA: With two days left for end of regular season, there's much left to decide

The play-in field isn’t quite set. And nobody knows who’ll play anybody yet. Welcome to the final weekend of the NBA’s regular season

Paul Van Doren, co-founder of Vans shoes, dies at 90
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Paul Van Doren, co-founder of Vans shoes, dies at 90

The shoes, with their canvas tops and tough, diamond-patterned rubber soles, caught the fancy of skateboarders.

How a rise in TV adaptations has enabled diverse voices, overlooked writers to take centre stage
Arts & Culture

How a rise in TV adaptations has enabled diverse voices, overlooked writers to take centre stage

While the entertainment industry was born hungry for adaptations — a 1908 version of The Count of Monte Cristo is early proof — today’s beneficiaries include writers of color, those in the LGBTQ community and women.

Eli Broad, billionaire philanthropist who shaped LA art scene, dies at 87
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Eli Broad, billionaire philanthropist who shaped LA art scene, dies at 87

In recent years, Broad spent much of his time engaged in philanthropic work through his foundations, advocating for public education reform, promoting the rebirth of Los Angeles’ downtown as a commercial and residential center and other causes.

Oscars 2021: All you need to know about the reinvented awards ceremony, when and where to watch
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Oscars 2021: All you need to know about the reinvented awards ceremony, when and where to watch

Oscars 2021 can be watched on Star India and and Star World on 26 April at 5.30 am.

Unpacking the Oscar gift bags and the tradition that has endured despite the pandemic
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Unpacking the Oscar gift bags and the tradition that has endured despite the pandemic

Distinctive Assets, an entertainment marketing firm, is offering a gift bag worth about $205,000 to the 25 acting and directing nominees. Another player in Hollywood’s giveaway economy, GBK Brand Bar, is offering freebies worth $60,000.

Los Angeles Philharmonic’s Gustavo Dudamel to be the music director of Paris Opera
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Los Angeles Philharmonic’s Gustavo Dudamel to be the music director of Paris Opera

Alexander Neef, general manager of the Paris Opera, described Dudamel as one of the world’s most talented and prestigious conductors.

Indoor sports fans set to return after California rule update as COVID-19 situation improves
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Indoor sports fans set to return after California rule update as COVID-19 situation improves

News of the updated guidelines was welcomed by California sports teams, who have played in empty indoor arenas since the pandemic began.

Pre taped SAG Awards seek to revive spirit of past celebrations in virtual edition
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Pre taped SAG Awards seek to revive spirit of past celebrations in virtual edition

Whether the SAG Awards evades that fate remains to be seen, but producer Brockett said he believes the telecast’s approach will be entertaining and, perhaps, a link to better times.

Vanessa Bryant names four LA County sheriff's deputies who shared graphic photos of Kobe's crash
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Vanessa Bryant names four LA County sheriff's deputies who shared graphic photos of Kobe's crash

None of the deputies were directly involved in the investigation of the crash or had any legitimate purpose in taking or passing around the grisly photos, the suit contends.

NBA: New Orleans Pelicans say some staff, players have received COVID-19 vaccine
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NBA: New Orleans Pelicans say some staff, players have received COVID-19 vaccine

On Tuesday, Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards encouraged anyone 16 years or older with medical conditions that put them at a higher risk of contracting coronavirus, including asthma, hypertension and being overweight, to get vaccinated.

NBA: Even the trade deadline has a different feel in coronavirus pandemic-dominated year
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NBA: Even the trade deadline has a different feel in coronavirus pandemic-dominated year

As the NBA trade deadline approaches this year, there will be buyers. What’s unclear is how many teams will be willing sellers by 25 March.

Grammy Awards amid COVID-19: A peek into masks, testing and a subdued celebration of music
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Grammy Awards amid COVID-19: A peek into masks, testing and a subdued celebration of music

Built around performances, full of singing and shouting, and with the biggest crowd of any awards show, the Grammys seem uniquely wrong for a world still in the coronavirus pandemic.

NBA: For Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James a few days' break comes at the right time
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NBA: For Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James a few days' break comes at the right time

Since the NBA’s restart bubble that saved last season opened last July, no player has logged more minutes, scored more points, handed out more assists, made more shots, taken more shots or finished off more fast breaks than LeBron James.

Tiger Woods in 'good spirits' after follow up treatment for leg injuries
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Tiger Woods in 'good spirits' after follow up treatment for leg injuries

The 15-time major champion Woods was driving alone on Tuesday morning in a south Los Angeles suburb when his SUV hit the centre median, crossed into the opposing lane, struck a tree and then rolled over several times.

Tiger Woods 'awake, responsive, recovering' after surgery on both legs following serious roll-over car crash
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Tiger Woods 'awake, responsive, recovering' after surgery on both legs following serious roll-over car crash

Woods underwent surgery to repair "significant orthopaedic injuries" to his lower right leg and ankle, which included the insertion of a rod into his tibia and the use of "a combination of screws and pins" to stabilise his foot and ankle

Derived from an Amazonian frog, Kambo is catching on as an alt-wellness wonder drug
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Derived from an Amazonian frog, Kambo is catching on as an alt-wellness wonder drug

Kambo is catching on among the same crowd of coastal New Age elites — Burning Man psychonauts, Silicon Valley disrupters, plant-medicine proselytes — that rallied around ayahuasca, the hallucinogenic rainforest tea, a decade ago

From Mickey Mouse casting ballots to Democratic 'mafia' stealing them, say-anything is Trump's legal strategy
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From Mickey Mouse casting ballots to Democratic 'mafia' stealing them, say-anything is Trump's legal strategy

Outgoing US president Donald Trump's overriding goal seems to be to simply throw out as many claims as possible, no matter how outlandish or baseless, in an effort to sow public doubt about Joe Biden’s victory

NBA: Scores of people arrested in Los Angeles as fans go on rampage following Lakers' championship triumph
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NBA: Scores of people arrested in Los Angeles as fans go on rampage following Lakers' championship triumph

Authorities said more than 30 buildings were damaged in the ensuing violence and 76 people were arrested for vandalism, assaulting police and failure to disperse.