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LOS ANGELES — Following in Dave Chappelle's footsteps, Ricky Gervais ridicules transgender women in his new Netflix comedy special.

CANNES, France — The war in Ukraine took a starring role on the opening night of the 75th Cannes Film Festival and it has rarely been far out of frame since.

CANNES, France — The war in Ukraine took a starring role on the opening night of the 75th Cannes Film Festival and it has rarely been far out of frame since.

NEW YORK — The dramatic story of an iconic movie costume from "The Wizard of Oz" thought lost for decades went through another plot twist Monday, when a judge blocked its planned sale at auction.

NEW YORK — The dramatic story of an iconic movie costume from "The Wizard of Oz" thought lost for decades went through another plot twist Monday, when a judge blocked its planned sale at auction.

ATHENS — A more than 3,000-year-old gold signet ring that was stolen from an Aegean island in World War II, crossed the Atlantic, was bought by a Nobel Prize-winning Hungarian scientist and ended up in a Swedish museum has found its way back to Greece.

ATHENS — A more than 3,000-year-old gold signet ring that was stolen from an Aegean island in World War II, crossed the Atlantic, was bought by a Nobel Prize-winning Hungarian scientist and ended up in a Swedish museum has found its way back to Greece.

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Rosmarie Trapp, Whose Family Inspired “Sound of Music,” Dies

Rosmarie Trapp, whose Austrian family the von Trapps was made famous in the musical and beloved movie "The Sound of Music," has died.

Rosmarie Trapp, whose Austrian family the von Trapps was made famous in the musical and beloved movie "The Sound of Music," has died.

Italy Returns Parthenon Marble Fragment to Greece, Precedent Seen

PALERMO - The so-called Fagan Fragment, a piece of the Parthenon Marbles that the Antonio Salinas Museum in Palermo, Italy returned to Greece in January will be kept by Greece the Acropolis Museum as a permanent fixture.

PALERMO - The so-called Fagan Fragment, a piece of the Parthenon Marbles that the Antonio Salinas Museum in Palermo, Italy returned to Greece in January will be kept by Greece the Acropolis Museum as a permanent fixture.

Taylor Swift Gets Honorary Degree from New York University

NEW YORK — Taylor Swift has Grammys galore and now she has a new title — "doctor.

NEW YORK — Taylor Swift has Grammys galore and now she has a new title — "doctor.
LOS ANGELES — Jack and Rebecca.

A Crazy Rescue- New Comedy at Hellenic Cultural Center in Astoria June 5, 10-12

ASTORIA – The Academy of Hellenic Paideia theater workshop Logos & Praxi presents A Crazy Rescue (Mia Theotreli Diasosi), a new comedy in Greek by Konstantinos Doikos, directed by Theodoris Petropoulos, at the Archdiocesan Hellenic Cultural Center, 27-09 Crescent Street in Astoria, Sunday, June 5, Friday, June 10, Saturday, June 11, and Sunday June 12, all performances at 8 PM.

ASTORIA – The Academy of Hellenic Paideia theater workshop Logos & Praxi presents A Crazy Rescue (Mia Theotreli Diasosi), a new comedy in Greek by Konstantinos Doikos, directed by Theodoris Petropoulos, at the Archdiocesan Hellenic Cultural Center, 27-09 Crescent Street in Astoria, Sunday, June 5, Friday, June 10, Saturday, June 11, and Sunday June 12, all performances at 8 PM.

Free Entrance to All Greek Museums on Wednesday

All museums throughout the country will welcome the public on Wednesday with free admission and a series of events to celebrate International Museum Day.

All museums throughout the country will welcome the public on Wednesday with free admission and a series of events to celebrate International Museum Day.

Amber Heard Cross-Examined about Fights with Johnny Depp

FALLS CHURCH, Va. — Lawyers for Johnny Depp on Tuesday questioned the truthfulness of Amber Heard's accusation that Depp sexually assaulted her with a liquor bottle.

FALLS CHURCH, Va. — Lawyers for Johnny Depp on Tuesday questioned the truthfulness of Amber Heard's accusation that Depp sexually assaulted her with a liquor bottle.

Nielsen List Illustrates Power of Franchises for Networks

NEW YORK — With the broadcast television season winding down and most scripted series about to go into hibernation for the summer, it's instructive to look at the power of network franchises.

NEW YORK — With the broadcast television season winding down and most scripted series about to go into hibernation for the summer, it's instructive to look at the power of network franchises.

NBC, Fox Offer Fall Television Plans, to a Point amid Change

NEW YORK — Something was missing when Fox announced its plans for the fall television season: a schedule.

NEW YORK — Something was missing when Fox announced its plans for the fall television season: a schedule.

Alex Garland Confronts the Horrors of Past, Present in “Men”

It wasn't Jessie Buckley's audition but an observation she made that got her the leading role in " Men.

It wasn't Jessie Buckley's audition but an observation she made that got her the leading role in " Men.

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