Cinerama Dome Among ArcLight, Pacific Theaters To Close Due To Pandemic Losses

People wearing protective face masks walk by the closed Cinerama Dome theater during the coronavirus pandemic on April 18, 2020 in Los Angeles, Calif.

With the closing of 300 screens, Hollywood laments the loss of the iconic Cinerama Dome; it opened in 1963 with the premiere of Stanley Kramer's wide-screen comedy It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World.

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Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 9:23am
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Consumer Prices Jumped. Should You Worry? That's Sparking A Heated Debate

Workers at a ShopRite supermarket stock shelves on April 24, 2020 in Plainview, New York. Consumer prices jumped in March, marking a return of inflation, but the Federal Reserve insists any uptick will be temporary.

Consumer prices jumped last month as businesses struggled to keep pace with booming demand, but the Biden administration and the Federal Reserve say the uptick in inflation is likely to be temporary.

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Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 8:34am
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U.S. Recommends Pausing Use Of Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Over Blood Clot Concerns

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have recommended a pause in the use of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine, shown here in a hospital in Denver.

In a statement on Tuesday, U.S. authorities said they are "reviewing data involving six reported U.S. cases of a rare and severe type of blood clot in individuals after receiving the J&J vaccine."

(Image credit: David Zalubowski/AP)

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Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 7:51am
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Iran to boost uranium enrichment levels in wake of Israeli attack

Tehran responds as foreign minister accuses Israel of ‘bad gamble’ in targeting Natanz nuclear plant

Iran is to boost its levels of uranium enrichment to 60%, just short of weapons grade purity, in response to Israel’s attack on the Natanz nuclear facility, the country’s deputy foreign ministerhas announced.

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Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 10:02am
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Rockin' in the free world? Inside the rightwing takeover of protest music

It’s easy to laugh at hardcore patriots misunderstanding Bruce Springsteen’s Born in the USA, but such appropriation is increasingly widespread – and dangerously twisting the truth

“Did you know that Born in the USA is actually an anti-Vietnam war anthem?” Since Donald Trump embraced the 1984 Bruce Springsteen song during rallies, the lyrics have prompted so much explanation it now borders on cliche. Yet it’s no less unsettling for it, becoming a prime example of a startlingly widespread trend for the right wing to co-opt music about struggle and progress.

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Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 10:00am
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‘Super app’ Grab to go public in record $40bn Spac merger

Singapore-headquartered firm offers one-stop shopstyle service, including ride hailing, banking and food delivery

South-east Asian “super app” Grab, which offers services from ride hailing and food delivery to online banking, is to float in the US in a record deal with a so-called Spac investment company that values the business at almost $40bn (£29bn).

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Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 9:59am
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London Bridge inquest: terrorist told conference he had turned from ‘wrong path’

Usman Khan joined prisoner rehabilitation breakout session just before his attack, lawyer says

A convicted terrorist told a prisoner rehabilitation conference that he was a reformed character who had turned away from the “wrong path” just minutes before killing two people in a knife attack, an inquest has heard.

Usman Khan, 28, took part in a breakout session on individual “turning points” at London’s Fishmongers’ Hall in the hour before his deadly attack in November 2019, the barrister Catherine Jaquiss told the inquest jury.

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Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 9:57am
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Libya releases man described as one of world’s most wanted human traffickers

Abd al-Rahman Milad, AKA Bija, is accused by UN of being directly involved in sinking migrant boats

Libyan authorities have released a man described as one of the world’s most wanted human traffickers, who was placed under sanctions by the UN security council for being directly involved in the sinking of migrant boats.

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Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 9:07am
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