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    'I'm sorry': Acclaimed folk singer David Olney, 71, stops performance mid-song and dies on stage
     21 January 2020
    Fellow performers describe how 71-year-old singer-songwriter David Olney paused mid-song during a performance at a music festival in the US, said "I'm sorry", and died of an apparent heart attack.
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    Hank Azaria from The Simpsons says he will no longer voice Apu
    18 Jan: A voice actor for hit animated series The Simpsons has said he will no longer voice the controversial character of Apu Nahasapeemapetilon, an Indian-born convenience store owner.... more
    Trent Reznor has become a father for the fifth time
    18 Jan: The Nine Inch Nails frontman - who already has Lazarus, nine, Balthazar, eight, a four-year-old son whose name has not been made public, and Nova, three, with wife Mariqueen Maandig - admitted he hasn't had much chance to process the news his band are to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame because he's had a hectic few days due to the new addition to his household... more
    Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas used to have "show-and-tell nights" about their careers
    18 Jan: The couple - who tied the knot in December 2018 following a whirlwind romance - spent time in the evenings before going to bed educating one another about their acting and musical accomplishments by sharing their past projects... more
    Will Smith rarely cursed in his music at the urging of his grandma
    18 Jan: The 51-year-old star began writing his own songs when he was just 12 years old and when his older relative found his "rap book", rather than reprimand him for his use of profanity, she simply wrote a note in the journal urging him to be more "intelligent" in his choice of words... more
    Margot Robbie didn't feel like an adult until she learned to say "no"
    18 Jan: The 29-year-old actress was just 17 when she left home for a role in soap 'Neighbours' but the 'Birds of Prey' star - who is married to Tom Ackerley - just felt like a "kid trying to do grown-up things" at the time and only feels like she's matured now she's able to take control of her life... more
    Laura Dern didn't find it "easy" returning to her career after having her children
    18 Jan: The 52-year-old actress - who has Ellery, 18, and Jaya, 15, with ex-husband Ben Harper - was determined to take time out to be there for her kids when they were young because her own parents, Bruce Dern and Diane Ladd, didn't have that "luxury"... more
    Rob Lowe befriended Liza Minnelli when he was just 10 years old
    18 Jan: The 'Holiday in the Wild' star knew he wanted to be an actor from a young age so was delighted when he realised the 'Cabaret' star was staying nearby and sought her out in her hotel room... more
    Eddie Murphy says the centre of his life is "his family and his kids"
    18 Jan: The 'Coming to America' star feels it is important to be "present" in his children's life, and that has made him more selective on what jobs he takes as he doesn't want to pick movie roles just because "somebody flashed a big dollar sign in front of you"... more
    Victoria Beckham's luxury breakfast is made from a £6 loaf of bread
    18 Jan: The 45-year-old fashion designer shared a snap of her favourite breakfast - smashed avocado on toast - but fans were most shocked by the cost of the carbohydrate... more

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     28 Dec: Singer Olivia Newton-John and directors Sam Mendes and Steve McQueen have all received high honours in Britain +++++
     28 Dec: Alcohol poisoning, drug overdoses and mosh-pit injuries... New Year's festivals are underway +++++
     30 Dec: Falls Festival in Lorne cancelled due to forecast extreme bushfire risk, 9,000 patrons told to leave +++++
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