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Ryan Murphy’s ‘Hollywood’ Is a Better Version of the Hollywood Fairy Tale Than ‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’

In Ryan Murphy’s new Netflix series, characters understand the responsibility film has to change hearts and minds — and they act on it. [Editor’s note: Spoilers below for both “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood” and Netflix’s new series, “Hollywood.”] The Hollywood fairy tale has changed over the decades. Long the story of a small-town…

GE to cut up to quarter of its aviation staff

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption US union workers at GE Aviation protested in March after layoff plans General Electric will cut up to a quarter of its aviation business staff as demand for air travel plunges due to the coronavirus pandemic.The firm had already announced a 10% cut to its US aviation workforce but…

Portpatrick harbour sealed off amid unexploded ordnance fears

Image copyright HM Coastguard A harbour in the south of Scotland has been cordoned off after the discovery of suspected unexploded ordnance. Police and coastguard are at the scene of the incident in Portpatrick, Dumfries and Galloway. A spokesman for Police Scotland said the alarm was raised shortly after 14:20 and an explosive ordnance disposal…

VE Day: Katherine Jenkins to sing at empty Royal Albert Hall

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Katherine Jenkins will sing a virtual duet with Dame Vera Lynn Katherine Jenkins is set to perform a concert behind closed doors at the Royal Albert Hall to mark the 75th anniversary of VE Day.The Welsh singer will record a 30-minute show in an empty auditorium to be streamed…