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Kit Connor, Rachel Zegler to Star in Broadway ‘Romeo + Juliet’: With the presidential election imminent, director Sam Gold wants to craft a show “that celebrates ...
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Kit Connor, Rachel Zegler to Star in Broadway ‘Romeo + Juliet’
Quick Glance: Rachel Zegler and Kit Connor to Star in Broadway Adaptation of 'Romeo and Juliet' with Music by Jack Antonoff
  • Rachel Zegler (Steven Spielberg’s 'West Side Story') and Kit Connor (Netflix’s 'Heartstopper') will feature in a new Broadway musical rendition of Shakespeare’s 'Romeo and Juliet,' set to premiere this autumn with a modern twist.

  • Helmed by Tony Winner Sam Gold, the production — titled 'Romeo + Juliet' — will showcase music by multiple-Grammy Winning songwriter and producer Jack Antonoff. Award-winning choreographer Sonya Tayeh will be in charge of the dance sequences.

  • Ticket sales are scheduled to commence in May. Early access registration and notification sign-ups for sales launch are available on the official website.

  • 'Romeo + Juliet' will signify the Broadway debuts of Zegler, Connor, and Antonoff.
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Live updates: Israel weighs response to Iran attack, delays Gaza city offensive: The Israeli war cabinet has reviewed military plans for a potential response to ...
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Quick Glance: The Night Iran's Missile Show Rattled Israel
  • In Tehran, 'Operation True Promise' launched an unprecedented aerial assault on Israel.

  • The direct clash between powerful militaries showcased Israel's defense and Iran's display of power.

  • Despite minor damages and injuries, the question remains whether this attack signifies further escalation or the start of a war.

  • The missile and drone strikes resulted in minimal damage, with Israel and allies successfully intercepting most projectiles.
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A controversial result at the Beijing Half Marathon is being re-examined by event organizers after three runners appeared to slow down ahead of the finish line ... Show more   www.cnn.com/2024/04/15/china/china-marathon-finish-line-uproar-intl-hnk-spt/
Quick Glance: Beijing Half Marathon under Controversy Investigation
  • Organisers are probing the Beijing half marathon following claims that three African athletes purposefully slowed down to let China's He Jie cross the finish line first.

  • He completed the race in 1 hour, 3 minutes, and 44 seconds, surpassing Kenya's Robert Keter and Willy Mnangat, and Ethiopia's Dejene Hailu, who all tied for second, a second behind the leader.

  • While an investigation is ongoing, none of the involved runners have issued a statement regarding the incident, although users on the Chinese social media platform Weibo have discussed the race and criticized the conclusion.

  • The Beijing Sports Bureau, responsible for sports in the city, stated that an investigation is in progress and the results will be disclosed once available.
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Tesla will lay off more than 10% of global workforce: Read the Elon Musk memo: Tesla will lay off more than 10% of its global workforce, according to a memo sent ...
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Quick Glance: Tesla to Cut 14,000 Jobs, Elon Musk Aims for Lean Brand
  • Tesla is laying off more than 10% of its global workforce, equivalent to at least 14,000 roles, in response to slowing demand and price pressure.

  • Elon Musk announced the 'difficult decision' in a memo, mentioning that Tesla had experienced role and function duplications in certain areas due to rapid growth in recent years.

  • The job cuts follow a difficult start to the year for the electric carmaker, citing production problems caused by unforeseen factors and a decline in global demand.

  • Tesla recorded a gross profit margin of 17.6% in the fourth quarter, the lowest in over four years, attributed to repeated price cuts and increased competition in China.
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Courtney Love thinks Taylor Swift is ‘not important’ and has some thoughts about Beyoncé, Lana Del Rey and Madonna, too
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Quick Glance: Rock Icon Criticizes Taylor Swift: 'Not Important'
  • Outspoken rock legend Courtney Love criticized Lana Del Rey, Madonna, and Taylor Swift in a new interview, stating that the latter is 'not important.'

  • Love expressed negative views on Taylor Swift, calling her 'not important' and uninteresting as an artist, despite potentially being a safe space for girls.

  • She also mentioned her ongoing feud with Madonna, dating back to their awkward encounter on MTV in 1995.

  • Furthermore, Love harshly criticized Lana Del Rey, suggesting she delay the release of her upcoming album 'Lasso' until 2031 due to perceived overexposure.
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Quick Glance: Sheikh Hamdan Shares Impressive Video of Elephants in the Rain in Dubai
  • Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of The Executive Council of Dubai, surprised his 16.3 million followers on Instagram with a captivating video of elephants enjoying the rain in Dubai.

  • The short clip features five African elephants grazing on desert plants, with the Dubai skyline and overcast skies in the background.

  • The United Arab Emirates experienced heavy rainfall accompanied by thunder and lightning this morning.

  • As per the National Center of Meteorology, cloudy skies and rain are predicted to continue until Wednesday afternoon.
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The Negligence I Saw Working as a Carer #fbreels
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Caitlin Clark and Angel Reese are selected in the first round of the WNBA draft : Caitlin Clark became the all-time leading scorer in college basketball history ...
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Quick Glance: Caitlin Clark's Eventful WNBA Draft Week
  • Caitlin Clark, the NCAA Division I all-time leading scorer, had a whirlwind week before the WNBA Draft, signaling just the beginning of her promising career.

  • From the national championship to "SNL" to the Empire State Building and the draft, Clark is celebrated as one of the most sought-after and scrutinized rookies in the WNBA.

  • After a series of events within eight days, including appearances on "Saturday Night Live", meetings, and honors, Clark looks forward to starting her professional career with the Indiana Fever.

  • With a 190 percent increase in ticket prices and a massive fan response upon her arrival at the Fever, Clark and the team have high hopes for a successful season and a return to the playoffs.
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Red alert issued by Met Office as more rain clouds form over the UAEHeavy rain, thunder, lightning, hail expected till Wednesday morning ... Show more   gulfnews.com/   #uae   #rain   #weather
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Meghan Markle's American Riviera Orchard unveils strawberry jam as first product: The duchess follows in the footsteps of her father-in-law, Charles ...
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A road collapsed in Al Ain as storms struck the UAE on Tuesday.#uae #uaeweather #weather
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Live updates: Trump New York hush money criminal trial: Jury selection will continue Tuesday in former President Donald Trump's New York hush money trial ...
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Live updates: Trump New York hush money criminal trial
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More than 150 people were arrested or taken into custody across the US as pro-Palestinian protesters blocked roads and one of the country’s most famous bridges ... Show more   edition.cnn.com/2024/04/16/us/pro-palestinian-protests-golden-gate-us-gaza-war/index.html
Quick Glance: Pro-Palestinian Demonstrators Block Major Bridges and Roads in US Cities
  • Pro-Palestinian demonstrators blocked the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco and the Interstate 880 in Oakland.

  • Roads were also blocked in Chicago and Eugene to protest against the war between Israel and Hamas.

  • The blockades resulted in arrests and traffic disruptions, but airport operations remained largely normal.

  • Protests also took place in New York and Seattle, leading to temporary road closures and arrests.
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Tesla: job cuts at e-car company - Welcome to reality, Elon Musk!: Tesla is facing a large wave of layoffs. This is bad for the employees, but hopefully healing ...
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Quick Glance: Tesla: Layoffs and Elon Musk's Reality Check
  • Tesla is planning a major layoff to prepare for the future.

  • Elon Musk's grasp on reality is questioned as Tesla performs mediocre in the automotive industry.

  • Tesla experiences a decline in revenue margin compared to other automakers.

  • The success of Tesla's future depends on the implementation of autonomous driving technology.
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The Matrix and John Wick star Keanu Reeves is set to join Sonic the Hedgehog 3 as Shadow, the dark and gritty anti-hero teased in the titular Blue Blur's last ... Show more
Quick Glance: Keanu Reeves Takes on Role of Shadow in Sonic the Hedgehog 3
  • Reportedly, actor Keanu Reeves will be appearing in Sonic the Hedgehog 3 as Shadow, as per The Hollywood Reporter!

  • The appearance of Shadow at the end of Sonic the Hedgehog 2 excited fans, given his popularity since his debut in 2001.

  • Although Shadow's part in the movie was brief and he had no lines, it hints at closely following Shadow's story from Sonic Adventure 2 on Dreamcast in the Paramount film.

  • Currently, little is known about Shadow's role, but Reeves is expected to capture this dynamic effectively!
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Coles responds to customer’s filthy rant: Coles has apologised for “letting down” shoppers after an angry customer slammed the supermarket for making shoppers ...
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Coles responds to customer’s filthy rant
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China: Internet amused by 'sanitary pad' building design: The blueprint of North Nanjing train station has attracted reaction for all the wrong reasons.
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China: Internet amused by 'sanitary pad' building design
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Confirmed: Stuff’s new 6pm bulletin to run on Three from July 6: The print news giant has beaten out NZME to create a 6pm bulletin to replace Newshub at Three ...
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Confirmed: Stuff’s new 6pm bulletin to run on Three from July 6
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‘SNL’: Ryan Gosling’s ‘Beavis and Butt-Head’ Is One of Best Sketches Ever: The ridiculous, inspired sketch from this week’s episode of “Saturday Night Live” ...
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‘SNL’: Ryan Gosling’s ‘Beavis and Butt-Head’ Is One of Best Sketches Ever
Quick Glance: Funniest Sketch Ever: Beavis and Butt-Head by Ryan Gosling
  • The recent sketch featuring Ryan Gosling on 'Saturday Night Live' is hailed as one of the best of all time.

  • The absurd premise of the sketch with Ryan Gosling and Mikey Day as Beavis and Butt-Head was considered one of the funniest moments in SNL history.

  • Louie Zakarian's elaborate makeup work to portray Butt-Head received high praise for accurately recreating the appearance of the cartoon character.

  • The combination of makeup, constant scene-breaking laughter, and the absurdity of real people resembling Beavis and Butt-Head in a world where the show exists made this sketch a timeless classic.
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'Bollard Man' who saved kids during Sydney stabbing offered Australian citizenship
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Quick Glance: French 'Bollard Man' Granted Permanent Residency After Heroic Act
  • The French man known as 'bollard man' for bravely confronting Joel Cauchi during a stabbing attack in Bondi Junction will be granted permanent residency by the federal government, as confirmed by his lawyer.

  • A widely circulated video on social media captured Damien Guerot holding a shopping center bollard to stop the knife-wielding Cauchi, leading to the decision to grant him permanent residency.

  • His lawyer, Belinda Robinson, mentioned that the official documentation for his permanent residency was expected to arrive soon, following an online petition to recognize his heroic actions.

  • Prime Minister Anthony Albanese and Opposition Leader Peter Dutton commended Mr. Guerot for his extraordinary bravery and willingness to protect others in danger, highlighting his character as an example of the values they cherish.
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‘Civil War’: Jesse Plemons’ Disturbing Scene Will Haunt You: As he’s wont to do, the Oscar nominee—and Hollywood’s premier creep–steals the entire movie with a ...
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‘Civil War’: Jesse Plemons’ Disturbing Scene Will Haunt You
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Watch as Steph Curry makes a young fan's dream come true when he sees him wearing his high school jersey. #sportskind
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Mark Cuban is ‘proud to pay’ $275.9 million in taxes: 'It’s crazy and unreal in so many ways'
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Mark Cuban is ‘proud to pay’ $275.9 million in taxes: 'It’s crazy and ...
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YOURSAY | Time and patience running out for Anwar: ‘We do not expect instant results but integrity and fairness.’
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YOURSAY | Time and patience running out for Anwar
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Ocean heat is driving a global coral bleaching event, and it could be the worst on record
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Quick Glance: Global Coral Bleaching Event After Extreme Heat
  • US climate agency NOAA declares a concerning global coral bleaching event for the fourth time in history after a year of extreme ocean heat.

  • Impacts of coral bleaching span oceans worldwide, with sea surface temperatures at record levels.

  • Corals under extreme heat stress can recover, but otherwise, the reef requires several years to regenerate.

  • Despite losses, some reefs show signs of color, offering hope for potential recovery, while scientists caution about the escalating impacts.
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‘Ted Lasso’ star Hannah Waddingham rebukes photographer over ‘show’ leg request: “Ted Lasso” star Hannah Waddingham rebuked a photographer allegedly asking her ...
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Quick Glance: Hannah Waddingham Confronts Photographer for Sexist Remark
  • Hannah Waddingham slammed a male photographer during London’s prestigious Olivier Awards for asking her to show her leg.

  • The heated exchange didn’t affect Waddingham’s hosting duties, showcasing her resilience.

  • Waddingham’s telling-off went viral, earning praise for her strong stance against sexism.

  • The award-winning actress has a history of speaking out against derogatory remarks and has been commended for her courage and determination.
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We’re not saying #EmmaWatson was typecast as Hermione Granger in #HarryPotter , but we’re not *not* saying she was typecast, either. Here ... Show more
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Army Deploys Typhon Missile System To China's Backyard For The First Time: The Army's Typhon system, which can fire Tomahawk and SM-6 missiles ...
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Army Deploys Typhon Missile System To China's Backyard For The First ...
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Fourth body recovered in Maryland bridge collapse: The body of a fourth victim in the collapse of the Francis Scott Key Bridge in Baltimore last month has been ...
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Quick Glance: Investigation of Key Bridge Incident
  • The FBI has initiated a criminal investigation focusing on the colossal container vessel that caused the collapse of the Francis Scott Key Bridge in Baltimore last month.

  • Authorities are examining the sequence of events that led to the Dali, a 985-foot Singaporean ship, losing power as it departed from the Port of Baltimore and colliding with one of the bridge's support pillars.

  • Federal agents appeared to have boarded the ship on Monday morning to conduct a search.

  • President Biden and Maryland Governor Wes Moore (D) have expressed their commitment to hold accountable any entities potentially responsible for the bridge's destruction.
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These seed-firing drones plant thousands of trees each day. Do you have an innovative solution focused on biodiversity conservation and restoration? Submit ... Show more   uplink.weforum.org/uplink/s/uplink-issue/a002o0000134WcTAAU/trillion-trees-india-challenge   1t.org
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All employers must have process for workers to request flexible work arrangements from December
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Introducing our first 2024 TIME100 cover star: Dua Lipa. The pop star talked to TIME about her new album, her childhood in Kosovo ... Show more   time.com/6965325/dua-lipa-interview-time100-2024/