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- Pentagon to transport African troops to Central African Republic
- Chinese man fed up with his girlfriend’s shopping jumps to his death
- Ukraine leader to talk with protesters; Washington urges caution
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- Elian Gonzalez makes first trip outside Cuba since custody battle
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Taking Names: McCartney paid $1.57 for Olympics gig
Don’t spend it all in one place, Paul.
London Olympic organizers say former Beatle Paul McCartney and other star performers who took part in Friday’s opening ceremony essentially donated their time — receiving a mere $1.57 for their performances.
Director Danny Boyle’s “Isles of Wonder” extravaganza featured British music that spanned generations, right up to live performances from two of the hottest homegrown acts of the moment: grime star Dizzee Rascal and the band Arctic Monkeys.
Duchess dazzles at star-studded London arts event
Art was the subject, but the Duchess of Cambridge was the star.
Trumpeters heralded her arrival on the Royal Academy of Arts red carpet to mingle with 800 people from the British music, film, arts and entertainment industries.
The duchess tied her long hair back and wore a dove gray dress by Serbian designer Roksanda Ilincic.
Madonna blames ‘thugs’ for Paris concert backlash
Madonna has blamed a handful of “thugs” for a rowdy outbreak that marred the end of a concert in Paris last week when the star bowed out after barely 45 minutes onstage.
Videos on YouTube showed concert-goers shouting “refund,” while the diva came under fire on Twitter from angry fans, some of whom paid more than $300 and queued through the night for Thursday’s event.
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- Obama pleads for peace in strife-torn Central African Republic
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