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More than a billion stars mapped in Milky Way: ESA
More than a billion stars mapped in Milky Way: ESA

The Gaia space probe, launched in December 2013, has mapped more than a billion stars in the Milky Way.

More than a billion stars mapped in Milky Way: ESA
Halle Berry calls it quits with Olivier Martinez
Halle Berry calls it quits with Olivier Martinez

US actress Halle Berry has filed for divorce from French actor Olivier Martinez after two years of marriage.

Halle Berry calls it quits with Olivier Martinez
Hollywood royals Affleck, Garner announce divorce
Hollywood royals Affleck, Garner announce divorce

Hollywood A-list power couple Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner announced the end of their 10-year marriage Tuesday.

Hollywood royals Affleck, Garner announce divorce
A tribute for late singer Amy Winehouse. ©REUTERS
Pop stars climb stairway to heaven early: Australian study

A new Australian study has added scholarly credibility to the adage, finding that US musicians die up to 25 years earlier than the general population.

Pop stars climb stairway to heaven early: Australian study
Zellweger 'new face' highlights Hollywood aging taboo
Zellweger 'new face' highlights Hollywood aging taboo

The storm over Renee Zellweger's new-look face has thrown the spotlight on one of Hollywood's eternal questions: how do you grow old in Tinseltown?

Zellweger 'new face' highlights Hollywood aging taboo
US singer Kesha. ©Reuters/Danny Moloshok
Pop star Kesha sues producer Dr. Luke for sex abuse

American pop star Kesha sued her producer Dr. Luke for allegedly abusing her sexually and emotionally for years, while threatening to harm her career.

Pop star Kesha sues producer Dr. Luke for sex abuse
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From Mickey Mouse to Star Wars: the (market) force is with Disney

The December 2015 release date for the first film in a new "Star Wars" trilogy is a distant date in a galaxy far, far away.

From Mickey Mouse to Star Wars: the (market) force is with Disney
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Brooklyn the shooting star in NY Michelin Guide 2015

A record 73 restaurants have won stars in the 2015 New York City edition of the prestigious Michelin guide, 14 of them across the river in Brooklyn and Queens.

Brooklyn the shooting star in NY Michelin Guide 2015
British celebrities pick sides in Scottish referendum
British celebrities pick sides in Scottish referendum

Scotland's independence debate has gripped the world of show business, pitting heavyweights such as Paul McCartney and Sean Connery on opposite sides.

British celebrities pick sides in Scottish referendum
Scarlett Johansson has baby girl
Scarlett Johansson has baby girl

US actress Scarlett Johansson has given birth to a baby girl with her French fiance Romain Dauriac.

Scarlett Johansson has baby girl
Joan Rivers out of New York intensive care: daughter
Joan Rivers out of New York intensive care: daughter

Joan Rivers rushed to a New York hospital last week, has been moved out of intensive care, her daughter said Wednesday.

Joan Rivers out of New York intensive care: daughter
Apple says celebs hacked in 'targeted attack'
Apple says celebs hacked in 'targeted attack'

Apple said a "targeted attack" led to the release of nude photos of celebrities but insisted there was no breach of its cloud storage system.

Apple says celebs hacked in 'targeted attack'
Justin Bieber. ©REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
Bieber faces more assault charges in Canada

Justin Bieber has been charged with dangerous driving and assault after his All-Terrain Vehicle collided with a minivan in the Canadian countryside.

Bieber faces more assault charges in Canada
US diplomats banned from Ice Bucket Challenge
US diplomats banned from Ice Bucket Challenge

It is the charity stunt that has got everyone from billionaires to pop stars and even former US presidents drenched by buckets of freezing water

US diplomats banned from Ice Bucket Challenge
Real 'Patch Adams' pays tribute to Robin Williams
Real 'Patch Adams' pays tribute to Robin Williams

The doctor and clown whose life story formed the basis of the movie "Patch Adams" paid tribute to its star Robin Williams.

Real 'Patch Adams' pays tribute to Robin Williams
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Hollywood uses sequels to cash in big on the cheap

Hollywood is relying more than ever on the cash cow that is the safe-bet sequel

Hollywood uses sequels to cash in big on the cheap
Banderas, Griffith announce 'loving and friendly' split
Banderas, Griffith announce 'loving and friendly' split

Hollywood power couple Antonio Banderas and Melanie Griffith announced the end of their 18-year marriage Friday, saying they had agreed to divorce "in a loving and friendly manner."

Banderas, Griffith announce 'loving and friendly' split
Oscar-winner Sally Field gets Hollywood star
Oscar-winner Sally Field gets Hollywood star

Oscar-winning US actress Sally Field finally got a star on Hollywood's storied Walk of Fame on Monday, more than three decades after she earned her first Academy Award.

Oscar-winner Sally Field gets Hollywood star
Winslet honored on Hollywood Walk of Fame
Winslet honored on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Oscar-winning actress Kate Winslet was honored with a star on the storied Hollywood Walk of Fame on Monday -- hours after an earthquake jolted Tinseltown awake.

Winslet honored on Hollywood Walk of Fame
Astronomers reveal 'largest yellow star ever'
Astronomers reveal 'largest yellow star ever'

Astronomers have spotted the largest yellow star ever observed in our galaxy and 1,300 times larger than the sun.

Astronomers reveal 'largest yellow star ever'