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  • Ambitious refugee documentary cheered at Berlin film fest
    A searing Italian documentary on Europe's refugee influx drew cheers Saturday at the Berlin film festival, which has rolled out the red carpet for pictures offering unique takes on the crisis. "Fire at Sea" by award-winning director Gianfranco Rosi, set on the Mediterranean island of Lampedusa, emerged as an early favourite among 18 contenders for […]
  • Protesters in Spain urge puppeteers' acquittal on charges
    MADRID (AP) — Protesters marched through Madrid and the southern Spanish city of Granada on Saturday calling for charges to be dropped against two puppeteers jailed for allegedly praising terrorism.
  • Documentary "Fire at Sea" opens at Berlin Film Festival
    BERLIN (AP) — The director of "Fire at Sea" — a documentary about the Italian island of Lampedusa, where thousands of asylum-seekers have been arriving from lawless Libya — says he wanted "to show the tragedy that's playing out in front of our eyes ... We're all responsible."

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  • 'Blame Chance': Kanye West Explains 'Life of Pablo' Album Delay
    Kanye West's The Life of Pablo didn't arrive as promised Friday, but the rapper said it was for a good reason: Chance the Rapper was in the studio doing some last-minute work on a song called "Waves," which was left off the final and then reconfigured Pablo...
  • Arcade Fire's Win Butler Named MVP at NBA Celebrity All-Star Game
    Arcade Fire's Win Butler helped guide the Drake-coached Team Canada to victory at Friday night's NBA Celebrity All-Star Game at Toronto's Ricoh Coliseum, with the singer posting a double-double with 15 points and 14 rebounds. Following the game, Butler accepted the game's MVP Award with a center-court interview...
  • Weekend Rock Question: What Is Beyonce's Best Song?
    Beyoncé just made the world stop once again by dropping her surprise single "Formation" just one day ahead of her Super Bowl 50 appearance. Rumors are circulating that an album is set to follow the politically charged anthem and hat tip to her Southern upbringing, and her...

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