Simon Kent

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Broadway’s Clifton Oliver Who Starred in ‘The Lion King’ Dies at 47

Broadway actor Clifton Oliver who appeared in productions including The Lion King, Wicked and In the Heights, has died. He was 47. The performer’s  death was announced by his sister Roxy Hall via a Facebook post. He was reportedly battling an undisclosed illness. She wrote Wednesday in

CHICAGO - MARCH 20: Actor and singer Clifton Oliver("Berry Gordy, Jr."), poses for photos during a presentation of the national touring company of "Motown The Musical", at the Oriental Theater - Ford Center for the Performing Arts on March 20, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo By Raymond Boyd/Getty Images)

Bud Light Sales Collapse Hits Beer Maker’s Earnings

Anheuser-Busch InBev on Thursday reported a big drop in profit for the second quarter, coming on the back of poor Bud Light sales and the backlash over a shared campaign with transgender influencer Dylan Mulvaney.

(Instagram/Dylan Mulvaney)

Nobody Panic: New U.N. Climate Chief Tells Alarmists Not to Overstate 1.5 Degrees C Threat

Calm down, everyone. The new head of the U.N.’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), Jim Skea, warned it’s not helpful to imply a global temperature rise of 1.5 degrees Celsius is an existential threat to humanity, declaring apocalyptic messaging merely “paralyses” the public and fails to motivate them to protect the planet.