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Jay Y. Lee, Chief of South Korea’s Samsung Empire, Is Sent to Prison

Jay Y. Lee, Chief of South Korea's Samsung Empire, Is Sent to Prison

Jay Y. Lee, Chief of South Korea’s Samsung Empire, Is Sent to Prison Jay Y. Lee, Chief of South Korea’s Samsung Empire, Is Sent to Prison SEOUL, South Korea — ​The Seoul High Court ​sentenced Samsung’s top leader, Lee Jae-yong, to ​two and a half years in prison on Monday for bribing South Korea’s former president, Park Geun-hye​. Mr. Lee’s …

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Lee Hyo-jae, Champion of Women’s Rights in South Korea, Dies at 95

Lee Hyo-jae, Champion of Women’s Rights in South Korea, Dies at 95

Lee Hyo-jae, Champion of Women’s Rights in South Korea, Dies at 95 Lee Hyo-jae, Champion of Women’s Rights in South Korea, Dies at 95 Lee Hyo-jae was born on Nov. 4, 1924, in Masan, a precinct of Changwon in Gyeongsang Province, during the Japanese occupation of Korea. Her father, Lee Yak-shin, was a Presbyterian minister and leader in the church …

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Hugh Grant lashes out at Tory MPs following Lee Cain resignation

Hugh Grant lashes out at Tory MPs following Lee Cain resignation

Hugh Grant lashes out at Tory MPs following Lee Cain resignation Hugh Grant lashes out at Tory MPs following Lee Cain resignation Hugh Grant has lashed out at Tory MPs following the news that Lee Cain has “resigned” from government. The actor shared a tweet that read: “WOW…. BBC reporting speculation that ‘other departures’ may follow Lee Cain. ‘Potentially’ Cummings …

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Spike Lee filmed cracking open bottle of champagne in New York street after Joe Biden wins election

Spike Lee filmed cracking open bottle of champagne in New York street after Joe Biden wins election

Spike Lee filmed cracking open bottle of champagne in New York street after Joe Biden wins election Spike Lee filmed cracking open bottle of champagne in New York street after Joe Biden wins election Spike Lee has been videoed celebrating after Joe Biden was declared the 46th president of America. Biden beat Donald Trump in what became an extremely tight …

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Ex-South Korean President Lee back to prison after ruling Prison Prison Seoul country court

South Korea Corruption

Ex-South Korean President Lee back to prison after ruling Prison Prison Seoul country court Ex-South Korean President Lee back to prison after ruling Prison Prison Seoul country court Former South Korean President Lee Myung-bak was sent back to prison on Monday, four days after the country’s top court upheld his 17-year prison term for corruption crimes. South Korean television stations …

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When David Byrne Got Together With Spike Lee

When David Byrne Got Together With Spike Lee

When David Byrne Got Together With Spike Lee When David Byrne Got Together With Spike Lee A packed theater. A booming band. Dancers pounding across the stage in unison. And in the middle of it all: David Byrne. It was only February when the Hudson Theater played home to the last sold-out performance of the theatrical version of Byrne’s 2018 …

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Thomas Jefferson Byrd, Actor in Spike Lee Films, Is Killed in Shooting

Thomas Jefferson Byrd, Actor in Spike Lee Films, Is Killed in Shooting

Thomas Jefferson Byrd, Actor in Spike Lee Films, Is Killed in Shooting Thomas Jefferson Byrd, Actor in Spike Lee Films, Is Killed in Shooting Thomas Jefferson Byrd, a Tony-nominated actor also known for roles in various Spike Lee films, was found shot to death on an Atlanta street, the authorities said Sunday. Mr. Byrd, 70, was found “unresponsive” by Atlanta …

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Thomas Jefferson Byrd death: Actor and Spike Lee collaborator shot dead in Atlanta

Thomas Jefferson Byrd death: Actor and Spike Lee collaborator shot dead in Atlanta

Thomas Jefferson Byrd death: Actor and Spike Lee collaborator shot dead in Atlanta Thomas Jefferson Byrd death: Actor and Spike Lee collaborator shot dead in Atlanta Actor Thomas Jefferson Byrd has died at the age of 70 after being shot. The actor, who was best known for his work with director Spike Lee, died of multiple gunshot wounds in the …

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Two members of Senate Judiciary panel positive for virus mike lee Amy Coney Barrett Thom Tillis Donald Trump Senate

Supreme Court Barrett

Two members of Senate Judiciary panel positive for virus mike lee Amy Coney Barrett Thom Tillis Donald Trump Senate Two members of Senate Judiciary panel positive for virus mike lee Amy Coney Barrett Thom Tillis Donald Trump Senate Two Republican members of the Senate Judiciary Committee have tested positive for the coronavirus, raising questions about upcoming Supreme Court confirmation hearings …

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Overlooked No More: Mabel Ping-Hua Lee, Suffragist With a Distinction

Overlooked No More: Mabel Ping-Hua Lee, Suffragist With a Distinction

Overlooked No More: Mabel Ping-Hua Lee, Suffragist With a Distinction Overlooked No More: Mabel Ping-Hua Lee, Suffragist With a Distinction This article is part of Overlooked, a series of obituaries about remarkable people whose deaths, beginning in 1851, went unreported in The Times. It is also part of The Times’s continuing coverage of the centennial of the 19th Amendment, which …

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