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Tracy Chapman Awarded $450,000 in Nicki Minaj Copyright Dispute

Tracy Chapman Awarded $450,000 in Nicki Minaj Copyright Dispute

Tracy Chapman Awarded $450,000 in Nicki Minaj Copyright Dispute Tracy Chapman Awarded $450,000 in Nicki Minaj Copyright Dispute For months, the entertainment industry’s legal calendar had an intriguing item on the horizon: a copyright trial pitting Tracy Chapman, the revered and reclusive singer-songwriter, against the firebrand rapper Nicki Minaj. But that trial is not to be. Late last month, the …

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Dispute Erupts Over Translation Rights to New Nobel Laureate

Dispute Erupts Over Translation Rights to New Nobel Laureate

Dispute Erupts Over Translation Rights to New Nobel Laureate Dispute Erupts Over Translation Rights to New Nobel Laureate Chus Visor, that publisher’s founder, told Europa Press, a Spanish news agency, that he would start publishing Glück as soon as possible and did not understand the dispute. “What happened with Glück has happened with authors throughout life and in Spain as …

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Taylor Swift says dispute with Scott Borchetta and Scooter Braun felt like divorce

Taylor Swift talks 'divorce'-like trauma around Scooter Braun dispute

Taylor Swift says dispute with Scott Borchetta and Scooter Braun felt like divorce Taylor Swift says dispute with Scott Borchetta and Scooter Braun felt like divorce Taylor Swift has opened up about the deeper meaning within a few of her Folklore songs.  “I found myself being very triggered by any stories, movies, or narratives revolving around divorce,” she said, while …

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Are Streamed Plays Theater or TV? Unions Settle a Dispute

Are Streamed Plays Theater or TV? Unions Settle a Dispute

Are Streamed Plays Theater or TV? Unions Settle a Dispute Are Streamed Plays Theater or TV? Unions Settle a Dispute Two major entertainment industry unions have settled an internecine dispute over streaming theater, reaching an agreement that should make it easier for professional theaters around the country to film plays and musicals for broadcast during the coronavirus pandemic. The dispute …

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Erdogan’s Visit to Northern Cyprus Stokes Decades-Long Dispute

Erdogan’s Visit to Northern Cyprus Stokes Decades-Long Dispute

Erdogan’s Visit to Northern Cyprus Stokes Decades-Long Dispute Erdogan’s Visit to Northern Cyprus Stokes Decades-Long Dispute President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey on Sunday visited disputed territory in northern Cyprus that is occupied by Turkish forces, angering Cypriot and Greek leaders and stoking a decades-long conflict. Mr. Erdogan said he supported a two-state solution to the dispute over Cyprus, which …

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Dispute Over Pissarro Painting Looted by Nazis Is Back in Court

Dispute Over Pissarro Painting Looted by Nazis Is Back in Court

Dispute Over Pissarro Painting Looted by Nazis Is Back in Court Dispute Over Pissarro Painting Looted by Nazis Is Back in Court When Léone Meyer discovered in 2012 that a painting Nazi looters had stolen from her father was in the collection of an American museum, her first instinct was to demand its return. But Ms. Meyer, who lives in …

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43 Student Journalists Quit N.Y.U. Paper After Dispute With Adviser

43 Student Journalists Quit N.Y.U. Paper After Dispute With Adviser

43 Student Journalists Quit N.Y.U. Paper After Dispute With Adviser 43 Student Journalists Quit N.Y.U. Paper After Dispute With Adviser Three weeks ago, a student-run newspaper with ties to New York University got a new editorial adviser: Kenna Griffin, a former reporter and editor who had taught journalism at Oklahoma City University for 16 years. She started advising the paper, …

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U.S. Cuts Aid to Ethiopia Amid Nile Dam Dispute

U.S. Cuts Aid to Ethiopia Amid Nile Dam Dispute

U.S. Cuts Aid to Ethiopia Amid Nile Dam Dispute U.S. Cuts Aid to Ethiopia Amid Nile Dam Dispute JOHANNESBURG — On the guidance of President Trump, the State Department said Wednesday that the United States was suspending some aid to Ethiopia over the “lack of progress” in the country’s talks with Egypt and Sudan over a disputed dam project it …

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What Is a Museum? A Dispute Erupts Over a New Definition

What Is a Museum? A Dispute Erupts Over a New Definition

What Is a Museum? A Dispute Erupts Over a New Definition What Is a Museum? A Dispute Erupts Over a New Definition LONDON — Museums are having an identity crisis. Answering the question of “What is a museum?” might seem easy to anyone who’s visited one, but it has provoked a furor at the International Council of Museums, a Paris-based …

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As Seasonal Rains Fall, Dispute over Nile Dam Rushes Toward a Reckoning

As Seasonal Rains Fall, Dispute over Nile Dam Rushes Toward a Reckoning

As Seasonal Rains Fall, Dispute over Nile Dam Rushes Toward a Reckoning As Seasonal Rains Fall, Dispute over Nile Dam Rushes Toward a Reckoning CAIRO — Every day now, seasonal rain pounds the lush highlands of northern Ethiopia, sending cascades of water into the Blue Nile, the twisting tributary of perhaps Africa’s most fabled river. Farther downstream, the water inches …

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