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Brad Pitt joins Angelina Jolie at summit against sexual violence

Angelina Jolie and her partner. AP FILE PHOTO

Brad Pitt joined Angelina Jolie at a London summit on sexual violence Thursday, lending the couple’s star power to the campaign to end rape in war zones.

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Grammy winner Fun named UN champions

Members of Fun., from left, Nate Ruess, Andrew Dost and Jack Antonoff. AP

Some nights may be for belting their tunes, but now they are playing the melody of advocacy.

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Angelina Jolie visits Syrian children in Lebanon

Angelina Jolie AP FILE PHOTO

Actress and U.N. special envoy Angelina Jolie made a surprise visit to Lebanon to draw attention to the challenges facing thousands of Syrian refugee children and to highlight the massive displacement Syria’s three-year conflict has created, officials said Monday.

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Katy Perry is newest UNICEF ambassador, may visit PH

Singer Katy Perry laughs in reaction to a comment before she is appointed a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador at UNICEF headquarters in New York, Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013. AP

Pop star Katy Perry said Tuesday that becoming a goodwill ambassador for the UN children’s agency has made her realize there’s more to happiness than material possessions and social status.

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Sharon Stone in musical hailing Gorbachev’s Green Cross

Sharone Stone

Sharon Stone and Cat Stevens will take part in a musical in September honouring an environmental group founded by former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev, organizers said Wednesday.

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