Mexico singer Chavela Vargas dies

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Chavela Vargas, who defied gender stereotypes to become one of the most legendary singers in Mexico, died Sunday at a hospital in the city of Cuernavaca, where she had been admitted for heart and…

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Review: ‘The Campaign’

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Before the 2012 presidential election has a chance to get really nasty, "The Campaign" vigorously swoops in to satirize how low things can go between a pair of rival Congressional candidates.

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China issues new broadcast rules

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China's broadcasting watchdog has introduced a raft of new guidelines for pubcasters which ban remakes and adaptations from online games, and cut back on humor and family spats in TV skeins.

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‘Porn’ sells well in France

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PARIS -- With its €4.5 million ($5.5 million) budget, French gross-out laffer "Porn in the Hood" (Les Kaira), has scored an estimated $5.85 million in three weeks at the local box office, proving…

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