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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

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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

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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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