Harvey Weinstein and accusers reach tentative compensation deal: WSJ

(Reuters) – Harvey Weinstein, women who accused him of sexual misconduct, his former film studio’s board members and the New York attorney general’s office have reached a tentative $44... Read more »

China aluminum magnate Zhang Shiping dies aged 73

FILE PHOTO: Chinese businessman Zhang Shiping attends a meeting in Beijing, China, March 5, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer/File Photo BEIJING (Reuters) – Zhang Shiping, who oversaw the rise of China Hongqiao... Read more »

Fifteen Cornwall head vows to go on as Jamie Oliver’s restaurants close

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – The head of a restaurant in southwest England set up by Jamie Oliver to train unemployed young people as chefs vowed on Tuesday to... Read more »

Jamie Oliver shutters most UK restaurants, 1,000 jobs go

LONDON (Reuters) – British celebrity chef Jamie Oliver’s restaurant chain went into administration on Tuesday, leaving 1,000 people without jobs as the majority of branches ceased trading immediately in... Read more »

Jamie Oliver’s UK restaurants fall victim to high street woes

LONDON (Reuters) – British celebrity chef Jamie Oliver’s restaurant chain went into administration on Tuesday, threatening around 1,300 jobs in the latest blow for Britain’s high street. Chef Jamie... Read more »

Antonio Banderas says heart attack helped him reinvent himself

CANNES, France (Reuters) – Antonio Banderas said a heart attack he suffered two years ago spurred him into a health kick but also allowed him to reinvent himself as... Read more »

Billionaire pledges to pay off Morehouse students’ debt

(Reuters) – Billionaire investor Robert Smith surprised graduating students at Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia, by using his speech at Sunday’s commencement ceremony to pledge to pay off the... Read more »

Delon honored at Cannes as festival shrugs off criticism

CANNES, France (Reuters) – An emotional Alain Delon received a prize for his six decade-long acting career on Sunday as the Cannes Film Festival shrugged off criticism prompted by... Read more »

Atlanta college graduation speaker pledges to pay off students’ debt

(Reuters) – Billionaire investor Robert Smith surprised graduating students at a college in Atlanta, Georgia, by using his speech at Sunday’s commencement ceremony to pledge to pay off the... Read more »

Julianne Moore says personal experiences spurred her to back AIDS ward documentary

CANNES, France (Reuters) – Oscar-winning actress Julianne Moore said her experience of caring for someone infected with the AIDS virus had spurred her decision to help promote the documentary... Read more »