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World to help battle against mental illness

A new international alliance will also campaign for the issue to be recognised in the same way as physical illness. Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt said that mental ill health was “fast becoming one of the defining global health challenges of the 21st century”. But Mr Hunt warned that until recently it had not had the profile it deserved. He said: ...

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Stan Lee Files Billion-Dollar Suit Against Pow! Entertainment

Stan Lee has filed a billion-dollar lawsuit against Pow! Entertainment, alleging that unscrupulous business partners took advantage of his declining eyesight in order to swindle him. Lee founded Pow! in 2001, and sold it last year to Camsing International Holding, a Hong Kong company. According to the suit, Lee has macular degeneration — which causes deteriorating eyesight. The suit alleges ...

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Review: The Body's 'I Have Fought Against It' Is Powerful, Uniquely Confounding

Since releasing their first tape in 2000, the Body have become one of the most interesting and difficult to pin down groups in extreme music. Although the duo started out as a fairly straightforward sludge-metal group, playing protracted, foot-slogging paeans to depression, they’ve evolved into an experimental polyglot of electro, industrial, hip-hop and noise – more meta than metal. They ...

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Lawsuit against Viacom accuses late Paramount CEO Brad Grey of rape; lawyer says suit is 'meritless'

“This sensationalized and meritless lawsuit is particularly egregious as it attacks two respected executives, one of whom is an industry icon whose death prevents him from defending himself, and the other, who has had a long, sterling and unblemished career free of any implication of inappropriate behavior personally or professionally,” Stein said in a statement. … ENTERTAINMENT – Los Angeles ...

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