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Beverly Hills News – Beverly Hills Historian Phil Savenick Presents Televisionary Art, The Teenaged Inventor of TV, @ Paley Center for Media

The world debut and preview of an international museum exhibit about the 14-year old who conceived electronic television 1922 will be Saturday, August 11, at the Paley Center in Beverly Hills. The Philo Farnsworth Exhibit thehistoryoftv.com contains never-before displayed relics of the invention of television.

Chile Prosecutors Seek Vatican Files of Priests in Sex Scandal

Prosecutors in Chile on Wednesday said they have requested the Vatican files of nine Chilean priests being investigated for sexual abuses.

Canadian Fundamentalist Mormon Polygamists Sentenced to House Arrest after Two Decades of Legal Wrangling

Two leaders of a fundamentalist Mormon community were sentenced to house arrest Tuesday in the first real test of Canada's 130-year-old ban on having more than one wife.

Norway’s Worst Mass Murderer Appeals to ECHR: Incarceration Conditions are “Inhuman”

 Mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik will learn Thursday the result of his appeal at the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) against his prison conditions in Norway.

Pope Francis Calls for End to Carnage in Middle East in Traditional Easter Message

 Pope Francis on Sunday called for an end to "carnage" in Syria and "reconciliation" in the Middle East in his traditional Easter message.

Beverly Hills News – Memorial Tonight at the Beverly Hills Hotel

There will be a memorial service tonight at the Beverly Hills Hotel for Jewish Holocaust Survivor Mireille Knoll of France. The service is being hosted by the Beverly Hills Jewish Community which meets regularly at the hotel.

Beverly Hills New- Mayor Lili Bosse to Walk with Small Business Saturday

The Beverly Hills Chamber of Commerce and the City of Beverly Hills are celebrating Small Business Saturday, a national campaign that promotes shopping small and shopping local for the holiday, by doing a very special Walk with the Mayor to visit some of Beverly Hills' businesses and to show their support, and the public is invited!

Charles Manson, Cult Leader and Convicted Murderer, Dead, at 83

Charles Manson, the man convicted of murdering Sharon Tate and six other people in the notorious summer of 1969, has died of natural causes in a California hospital.

Wine and Real Estate for Walk with the Mayor

Beverly Hills Mayor Lili Bosse is all about estates on this week's Walk with the Mayor: estate wines (St. Supéry) and estates at Coldwell Banker North, that is! 

Beverly Hills News – Weinstein Ousted from the Academy

Disgraced film producer Harvey Weinstein has been ousted from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, the latest fallout from a week of cascading sexual harassment and assault allegations against the co-founder of The Weinstein Company.

Questions Linger Over Mysterious Illnesses Among Diplomats in Cuba

Months of investigations into so-called sonic attacks on American diplomats in Cuba, which have soured Washington-Havana relations for most of the past year, have turned up nothing.

Beverly Hills News – Hugh Hefner, Founder of Playboy Magazine, Dead at 91

Hugh M. Hefner, who founded Playboy magazine in 1953 and built the company into one of the most recognizable American global brands, died Wednesday from natural causes at his Holmby Hills home, the Playboy Mansion. He was 91.

Beverly Hills News – Beverly Hills Commemorates the Fallen on 9/11

Beverly Hills residents are invited to a brief ceremony at 5:30-6 p.m., at Fire Station No. 1 on Rexford Drive in remembrance of the 16th anniversary of the events of September 11.

Beverly Hills News – Third Woman Comes Forward with Sex Assault Accusations Against Polanski

A third woman came forward Tuesday to accuse Roman Polanski of sexual assault when she was a minor, four decades after he went on the run for raping another girl.

German Court Sentences Nazi Pedophile to Five Years in Prison for Crimes in Chile

 A German court on Monday handed a five-year prison term to a doctor who fled Chile after being convicted there of complicity in child sex abuse at a Nazi pedophile sect.

Trump Condemns White Supremacists Responsible for Bloodshed in Charlottesville

US President Donald Trump, under pressure to explicitly condemn a weekend rally by white supremacists that ended in bloodshed, on Monday denounced racism and slammed the Ku Klux Klan and neo-Nazis as "repugnant."
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