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Alexis Sanchez: Manchester United forward accepts deal for tax fraud

Manchester United striker Alexis Sanchez has accepted a 16-month suspended jail sentence for tax fra..

Oxfam denies cover-up over ‘Haiti prostitutes’

One of the UK's biggest charities has denied allegations it covered up the use of prostitutes b..

Miss Venezuela to close temporarily over corruption claims

The Miss Venezuela beauty pageant is being suspended after allegations of sexual favours and financi..

SALES LEADS LATAM: Mars Inc., Pizza Hut, Air Canada…

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Colombia’s Chiribiquete national park to be extended

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos has announced plans to extend the country's largest nati..

Venezuela town issues own currency amid cash shortages

Amid an acute national shortage of banknotes, the town of Elorza in western Venezuela has started is..

Netflix Plans 54% Increase in Marketing Spend

What: Netflix has announced its quarterly results, and they plan to increase their ad spend from US ..

Peru political turmoil: President Martín Vizcarra sworn in

Peru's Congress has sworn in the Vice-President, Martín Vizcarra, to replace the sitting presid..

‘Christmas Story’ star reveals how much he still makes off the holiday classic

Zack Ward in “A Christmas Story” and NowMGM/Bobby Quillard[contfnewc] [contfnewc] “A Christmas Story” airs around the clock during the holiday season and, believe it or not, the actors from the 1983 film are still getting royalty checks. “You’re going to be so disappointed,” Zack Ward, who played bully Scut Farkus in the classic film, told Page Six. “It’s basically about $1,800 every two years … and it comes in in Canadian money because we shot in Canada.” So what does the 47-year-old actor do with the extra cash? He told us he puts it in a special account just in case his mom needs it in the future. Ward, who was 13 years old when he starred in the Christmas classic, also revealed he still gets stopped on the street. “So many people come up to me and are like, ‘You got your ass kicked by Ralphie,’ and it makes them so happy,” he said. “I think they’re connecting to themselves as that little kid who had a bully and when they saw Scut Farkus get beaten up, they were just like, ‘Ye..

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