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Harvey Weinstein Sex Trafficking Case Moves to Trial

A New York judge has ruled that an aspiring actress can sue Harvey Weinstein for violating sex trafficking laws because the proverbial casting couch, in which women are asked to trade sex for Hollywood opportunities, could be considered a “commercial sex act.”

Harvey Weinstein appears in court in New York, Tuesday, June 5, 2018. Weinstein pleaded not guilty to rape and criminal sex act charges in a brief hearing Tuesday before a judge and his lawyer vowed afterward to try and beat the case even before it goes to trial. (Steven Hirsch/New …

Alleged Bomb Scare Delays Cannes Film Screening

CANNES, France (AP) — A bomb scare has caused the Cannes Film Festival to briefly evacuate the Debussy theater before the first screening of director Michel Hazanavicius’ movie “Redoubtable,” a film in competition for the Palme d’Or prize.

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Cannes Film Festival Tightens Security As Terror Fears Escalate

Organizers behind the 70th annual Cannes Film Festival have spent millions of dollars to build out a historic level of security in an effort to prevent terrorist attacks during one of the film world’s most prestigious, star-studded events.

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French Court Upholds Cannes Burkini Ban

(AFP) – The French resort of Cannes won court backing for its “burkini ban” on Saturday as a judge refused to overturn its decision to forbid Muslim women from wearing the full-body swimsuit. Local authorities in the Riviera city, home

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WATCH: Trailer for Phil Robertson’s ‘Torchbearer’

Torchbearer — directed by Bannon and written by Breitbart Senior West Coast Editor Rebecca Mansour — examines what happens when civilized societies remove God from public life. Robertson serves as the film’s narrator and tour guide.

Phil Robertson filming in Rome for the documentary "Torchbearer"