TV viewers seek out ’13th’ and other stories about race amid protests

FILE PHOTO: Ava DuVernay attends the Vanity Fair Oscar party in Beverly Hills during the 92nd Academy Awards, in Los Angeles, California, U.S., February 9, 2020. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok/File Photo... Read more »

Stormzy pledges 10 million pounds to black causes over the next decade

FILE PHOTO: Stormzy poses as he arrives for the Brit Awards at the O2 Arena in London, Britain, February 18, 2020 REUTERS/Simon Dawson/File Photo LONDON (Reuters) – British rapper... Read more »

U.S. theatre world accused of exploiting, excluding people of color

FILE PHOTO: 2019 Hollywood Film Awards – Show – Beverly Hills, California, U.S., November 3, 2019 – Presenter Viola Davis speaks on stage. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni/File Photo LOS ANGELES (Reuters)... Read more »

#BlackOutTuesday sweeps social media as U.S. street protests escalate

(Reuters) – The hashtag #BlackOutTuesday became the top trending item on Twitter as hundreds of thousands of businesses and individuals, including TV channels and celebrities, posted black screen shots... Read more »

MTV goes dark, record labels hit pause as U.S. protests rage

FILE PHOTO: Passengers in car cheer as protestors rally against the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd, beneath a billboard with his name on it, in Boston,... Read more »

Music industry hits pause to reflect as U.S. protests rage

(Reuters) – Leading record labels will mark “Black Out Tuesday” this week, suspending business and working with communities to fight racial inequality after protests erupted in the United States... Read more »

Lori Loughlin, husband plead guilty in U.S. college admissions scandal

BOSTON (Reuters) – “Full House” actress Lori Loughlin and her husband on Friday pleaded guilty to participating in a vast U.S. college admissions fraud scheme to secure spots for... Read more »

Actress Lori Loughlin, husband to plead guilty to U.S. college admissions scam

(Reuters) – “Full House” actress Lori Loughlin and her husband have agreed to plead guilty to U.S. charges they conspired to fraudulently secure their daughters admission to the University... Read more »

U.S. judge dismisses actor Jussie Smollett’s lawsuit alleging malicious prosecution

FILE PHOTO: Former “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett appears in a courtroom at the Leighton Criminal Court Building for his arraignment, in Chicago, Illinois, U.S., February 24, 2020. Brian Cassella/Pool... Read more »

Harvey Weinstein hit with third sexual assault case in Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Harvey Weinstein was charged in Los Angeles on Friday with a third sexual assault case, and prosecutors there said they have started the process of... Read more »