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Little Prince gets French premiere at Cannes

littleprinceCANNES, France--The creators of the animated film "The Little Prince", which had its world premiere at the Cannes festival on Friday, knew they had to take extra care in adapting one of the most cherished works of 20th-century French literature for the screen.

To that end, American director Mark Osborne ("The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie") has created a story within a story in which a Little...

Michael Caine says he is unrecognizable in Youth

caineCANNES, France--Michael Caine, the British actor sometimes lampooned for playing versions of himself in his...

Court adjourns Polanski case until mid-September

WARSAW--A Polish court on Friday adjourned until mid-September a hearing on whether to extradite filmmaker Roman...

Mind-controlled prosthetic limbs allow precise, smooth movement

prostheticsWASHINGTON--More than a decade after becoming paralyzed from the neck down, Erik Sorto has been unable to perform...

Woman warrior in The Assassin slays Cannes, wins over critics

assassinCANNES, France--Taiwanese director Hou Hsiao-Hsien said on Thursday he had not wanted to make the customary...

Caine, Fonda act their ages in old-age film Youth

youthCANNES, France--An 82-year-old Michael Caine gets a massage and 77-year-old Jane Fonda's wig falls off and her makeup...

Bollywood star returns to cinema with Jazbaa

bollywoodCANNES, France--After a five-year hiatus to embrace motherhood, Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan marked her...

A Minute With: George Clooney on Tomorrowland and yelling at kids

clooneyLOS ANGELES--When actor George Clooney was handed a script to play an angry, 55-year-old man in the Walt Disney Co...

British magazine publishes new portrait of Shakespeare

shakespeareLONDON--A British magazine has published an image of a figure that it says is the first and only known demonstrably...

Sicario with Emily Blunt as FBI agent brings drug wars to Cannes

sicarioCANNES, France--A film that Canadian director Denis Villeneuve says is meant to break "a cover of silence" about the...

Johnson thanks Spielberg

LOS ANGELES--Actor Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson gave a shout-out to director Steven Spielberg on Tuesday as he...

Portman says directing her debut film was a challenge

portmanCANNES, France--Natalie Portman played a ballerina in the grip of psychological trauma in "Black Swan", but the...

As Mad Men concludes, creator is ready to rest on laurels, stay offline

madmenLOS ANGELES--For "Mad Men" creator Matthew Weiner, Monday is the day to begin "officially resting on my laurels" and...

UK's Prince Harry calls for return of national service

harryLONDON--Britain's Prince Harry called for the return of national service in the country, crediting a military career...

Bergman had made peace with America, says daughter Rossellini

rosselinniCANNES, France--Ingrid Bergman died in peace with the United States, the country that chased her out over a...

Blues legend B.B. King dies at age 89

bbkingLAS VEAGS--Blues legend B.B. King, who took his music from rural juke joints to the mainstream and inspired a...

Mad Max director Miller hints more films possible

madmaxCANNES, France--Director George Miller has come close to confirming there could be more to come in his "Mad Max"...

Lee defends his planned film on Chicago violence

spikeleeCHICAGO--Movie director Spike Lee, known for films that deal frankly with racial issues, appeared in Chicago on...

Del Toro says Cannes gives new movie talent a chance

deltorroCANNES, France--Mexican director Guillermo del Toro said as he arrived in Cannes to serve on the main film festival...

Director sweeps viewers back into striking world of Mad Max

madmaxLOS ANGELES--When director George Miller returned to his dystopian "Mad Max" franchise after 30 years for "Fury...

Singaporean teen guilty of offending Christians

SINGAPORE--A Singapore court on Tuesday found a teenager guilty of offending Christians and spreading an obscene...

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Préfecture issues new warning over banned cordless phones
Saturday, 23 May 2015
MARIGOT--The Préfecture reminds the public that Digital Enhanced Cordless Telecommunications... Read more...
CFT asked to keep eye on full compliance with law
Friday, 22 May 2015
THE HAGUE--Committee for Financial Supervision CFT will be asked to keep a close eye on the full... Read more...
Quake jolts Trinidad 2nd time this week; also felt in Grenada
Friday, 22 May 2015
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad--A second earthquake in three days jolted Trinidad and Tobago Thursday. The... Read more...
Personal story reflects questionable Haitian immigration policy in Turks and Caicos
Friday, 22 May 2015
PROVIDENCIALES, TCI--In mid-May, a young Haitian woman and her ten-year-old daughter found that,... Read more...
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Obama reaffirms commitment to Israel security to American Jews
Friday, 22 May 2015
WASHINGTON--President Barack Obama, seeking to shore up support from the Jewish community ahead of... Read more...
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Prosecutors probe possible criminal case in oil spill
Friday, 22 May 2015
SANTA BARBARA--Government prosecutors are investigating the company at the center of the California... Read more...
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Stretched Afghan army falls back on militias to help defend Kunduz
Friday, 22 May 2015
KUNDUZ, Afghanistan--The Afghan government has enlisted hundreds of militia fighters controlled by... Read more...
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China slams US South China Sea actions as "irresponsible, dangerous"
Friday, 22 May 2015
BEIJING/WASHINGTON--China said on Friday it was "strongly dissatisfied" after a U.S. spy plane flew... Read more...
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IMF says Japan overly optimistic on prospects
Friday, 22 May 2015
TOKYO--The International Monetary Fund warned the Bank of Japan will take longer than it expects to... Read more...
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Dutch government to sell 30 percent of ABN Amro
Friday, 22 May 2015
THE HAGUE--The Dutch government plans to list ABN Amro, nationalised after the financial crisis, in... Read more...
Our corrupt government lets outsiders destroy our beaches
Friday, 22 May 2015
Dear Editor, Reading in The Daily Herald of today, Friday, May 22, 2015, pupils from Regina school... Read more...
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Curious
Friday, 22 May 2015
Dear Queenie, My mother once told me I don't need to worry about having a hereditary disease that... Read more...
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LeBron, Cavs rout Hawks to take control of East finals
Saturday, 23 May 2015
ATLANTA--LeBron James scored 30 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers took total command of the... Read more...
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Campbell-Brown ready to run faster than ever
Friday, 22 May 2015
KINGSTON--Veronica Campbell-Brown, the first lady of Jamaican sprinting, believes she will run... Read more...
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Little Prince gets French premiere at Cannes
Friday, 22 May 2015
CANNES, France--The creators of the animated film "The Little Prince", which had its world premiere... Read more...
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Michael Caine says he is unrecognizable in Youth
Friday, 22 May 2015
CANNES, France--Michael Caine, the British actor sometimes lampooned for playing versions of... Read more...
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Popcorn
Wednesday, 20 May 2015
Hans Minnaert: The creative force behind Forget the Popcorn Social media has been abuzz lately with... Read more...
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Funds for Sax Concert
Wednesday, 20 May 2015
@ Karakter Friday Connis Vanterpool is lonely. He has been without his trusty, shiny companion for... Read more...
Editorial - Less is more?
Saturday, 23 May 2015
Parliamentarian Maurice Lake has a point (see related story). The Gumbs cabinet has been short of... Read more...
Editorial - Perception counts
Thursday, 21 May 2015
That University of St. Martin (USM) could use more support is obvious after Wednesday's meeting... Read more...
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Notices May 22
Thursday, 21 May 2015
Friday May 22 FREE BIRD WALK Organised by Environmental Protection in the Caribbean (EPIC) and... Read more...
Notices May 21
Thursday, 21 May 2015
Friday May 22 FREE BIRD WALK Organised by Environmental Protection in the Caribbean (EPIC) and... Read more...