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Bert Fields dies: Powerhouse Showbiz lawyer for Tom Cruise, Weinsteins, George Lucas, Michael Jackson, Beatles and more was 93

Bert Fields dies: Powerhouse Showbiz lawyer for Tom Cruise, Weinsteins, George Lucas, Michael Jackson, Beatles and more was 93

Bert Fields, the powerful and relentlessly loyal entertainment attorney who has represented clients such as Harvey and Bob Weinstein, Tom Cruise, George Lucas, The Beatles, Michael Jackson and many more in myriad headline-grabbing cases newspapers in Hollywood, died. He was 93 years old. His rep told Deadline that Fields died Sunday at his Malibu home …

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This Week on Crypto Twitter: Michael Saylor Steps Down as CEO to 'Focus More on Bitcoin', Nomad and Solana Get Hacked

This Week on Crypto Twitter: Michael Saylor Steps Down as CEO to ‘Focus More on Bitcoin’, Nomad and Solana Get Hacked

Illustration by Mitchell Preffer for Decrypt After two straight weeks of growth, crypto markets a bit cramped. Even though reports of liquidity issues appear to have slowed, investors have been cautious. This week, Bitcoin-HODLing companies Block Inc. and MicroStrategy both reported large impairment charges on their holdings. Block is down $36 million, while MicroStrategy is …

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Michael Saylor lost big in the Dot-Com bubble and Bitcoin crash.  Now he's aiming to bounce back again

Michael Saylor lost big in the Dot-Com bubble and Bitcoin crash. Now he’s aiming to bounce back again

Michael Saylor lost around $1 billion on his bitcoin (BTC) bet and has just quit as CEO of MicroStrategy (MSTR), the software company he founded in the 1980s. Being in a sticky situation is familiar territory for Saylor, 57. After the dotcom bubble burst in March 2000, CNBC host Jim Cramer pointed to MicroStrategy’s collapse …

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NASA changes its rules for private astronauts

NASA changes its rules for private astronauts

Axiom Space’s four-man Ax-1 mission crew arrived aboard the ISS on April 9.Image: Axiom space As more private astronauts venture into space, NASA is looking to better regulate their journeys to Earth orbit. The space agency recently announced updates to the set of rules required for upcoming private astronaut missions, including the stipulation that all …

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Michael Keaton dissects the struggles of working in TV, embarking on a drug crusade and revisiting Bruce Wayne

Michael Keaton dissects the struggles of working in TV, embarking on a drug crusade and revisiting Bruce Wayne

Michael Keaton has a reputation for saying no. He doesn’t know how it started, but he knows it. In fact, he almost said no to “Dopesick.” When his agent first told him about the project, he didn’t think he had time since he had a commitment abroad. Then he was told it was from the …

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