Angelina Jolie

Chemotherapy is administered to a cancer patient via intravenous drip at Duke Cancer Center in Durham, N.C. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

Ovary removal aids high-risk women but at what age

WASHINGTON (AP) — For women who carry a notorious cancer gene, surgery to remove healthy ovaries is one of the most protective steps they can take. New research suggests some may benefit most from having […]

02/24/2014

In this Sunday February 23, 2014 photo released by the United Nations High Commission for Refugees, actress and U.N. special envoy Angelina Jolie, center foreground, meets with young Syrian refugees at an informal tented settlement in Zahleh, Bekaa Valley, Lebanon. 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. (AP Photo/UNHCR/A. McConnell)

Angelina Jolie visits Syrian children in Lebanon

BEIRUT (AP) — 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 […]

02/24/2014

A botlle of Miramar 2013 is pictured in Paris, Friday, Jan. 31, 2014. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)

Brangelina wine sequel called ‘mouthwatering’

PARIS (AP) — The latest Brad Pitt-Angelina Jolie sequel is being described as powerful and elegant with a “mouthwatering finish.” These raves don’t appear in movie publications — they’re from Decanter magazine’s review of the […]

02/05/2014

"Flower Girl," a stencil on a massive brick wall by popular street artist Banksy, fetched more than $200,000 at a Beverly Hills auction on Thursday Dec. 5, 2013. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon,File)

Banksy mural fetches $209K at Beverly Hills auction

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — A mural stenciled on the side of a Hollywood gas station five years ago by the British street artist Banksy has fetched more than $200,000 at a Beverly Hills auction. […]

12/07/2013

"Flower Girl," a stencil on a massive brick wall by popular street artist Banksy, is displayed in a warehouse in Los Angeles.  (AP Photo/Reed Saxon,File)

Banksy mural fetches $209K at California auction

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — A mural stenciled on the side of a Hollywood gas station five years ago by the British street artist Banksy has fetched more than $200,000 at a Beverly Hills auction. […]

12/06/2013

Angelina Jolie, Angela Lansbury and Steve Martin seen on the red carpet at the 2013 Governors Awards, on Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013 in Los Angeles (Photo by John Shearer/Invision/AP)

Jolie, Martin moved to tears at Governors Awards

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Angelina Jolie, Steve Martin and Angela Lansbury were moved to tears at the film academy’s fifth annual Governors Awards. Each of the entertainers accepted honorary Oscar statuettes Saturday at a private […]

11/18/2013

Angelina Jolie delivers a statement before screening the film "In the Land of Blood and Honey" directed by her, at the United Nations University in Tokyo Monday, July 29, 2013. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)

Angelina Jolie to direct ‘Unbroken’ in Australia

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Universal Pictures has announced that Angelina Jolie is in Sydney, Australia, to direct the survival saga “Unbroken.” The film will tell the true story of Lou Zamperini, a World War II […]

10/01/2013

Angelina Jolie delivers a statement before screening the film "In the Land of Blood and Honey" directed by her, at the United Nations University in Tokyo Monday, July 29, 2013. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)

Angelina Jolie speaks out against rape in war

TOKYO (AP) — Movie star and director Angelina Jolie urged a Japanese audience Monday to join her fight to stop sexual violence in war zones. Jolie said she hoped “In the Land of Blood and […]

07/29/2013

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Angelina Jolie urges world to end rape in war

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Actress Angelina Jolie made her debut before the U.N.’s most powerful body as a special envoy for refugees Monday and urged the world’s nations to make the fight against rape in […]

06/24/2013

Cote de Provence rose wine bottle, produced by Miraval, owned by Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie. (AP Photo)

Wally’s Wine sold to GUESS brothers and store president

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The brothers behind the fashion plate GUESS and the wine expert who brought Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie’s Miraval Rose to Los Angeles have bought long-standing Wally’s Wine & Spirits. Maurice […]

06/18/2013

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Court says human genes cannot be patented

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court ruled Thursday that companies cannot patent parts of naturally-occurring human genes, a decision with the potential to profoundly affect the emerging and lucrative medical and biotechnology industries. The high […]

06/13/2013

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Gene flaws common in blacks with breast cancer

CHICAGO (AP) — Researchers have found that gene flaws that raise the risk of breast cancer in black women may be behind more cases of the disease in black woman than previously thought. A study […]

06/03/2013

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