Drake shows off awards, Dion dons haute couture
22 May 2017 | 12:11 pm
Drake showed off his trophies at the Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas on Sunday (May 21).
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Las Vegas Sands first quarter earnings beat expectations, thanks to strong growth and its Macau business. Revenue in the enclave grew 8% even as casino operators there face a profit decline for the first time in three years.
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Russia has launched a travelling exhibition of tanks and weapons captured in Syria. The propaganda tour from Moscow to Vladivostok aims to win approval for Russia’s intervention in Syria. But relatives of Russian soldiers killed remain unconvinced.
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Chelsea captain Cesar Azpilicueta hopes departing Eden Hazard wins more trophies at Real Madrid, the Belgian's likely destination.
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Las Vegas hedges its bets on sports.
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From "flying gondolas" to vibrators, the Consumer Electronics Show offers a chance to showcase the newest and shiniest gadgetry. Kicking off Tuesday in Las Vegas, the show will open against the backdrop of mounting concerns on how data gathered from connected devices can be exploited by marketers, governments and hackers.
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Drake is facing a $108,000 dollar lawsuit from the designers of the hi-tech stage he used during his 2018 Aubrey & the Three Migos Tour over claims he never paid for the set-up.
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Messi's first agent Fabian Soldini revealed that the Argentine wants to win trophies before the 2022 World Cup
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Drake has hit out at the Grammy Awards, claiming what used to be "the highest form of recognition" may "no longer matter" to artists nowadays, after The Weeknd was overlooked in the nominations.
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Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev visits a "War Trophy Park" showcasing military equipment seized from Armenian troops during the war over the Nagorno-Karabakh region. Yerevan ceded swathes of territories to Baku under a Russian-backed ceasefire, which was seen as a national humiliation in Armenia.
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The singer picked up seven accolades before the live portion of the show even began, claiming prizes such as Top Male Artist, Top R&B Artist, and Top R&B Album for After Hours, and he added a further three - including Top Artist - to his haul during the main ceremony.
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