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Kevin Starr, Lion Of California History, Dies At 76

LAist [Los Angeles, CA], by Julia Wick Posted By: PageTurner- Tue, 17 26 2017 07:26:49 GMT We see California history as charged with myth and hope and tragedy because of Kevin Starr. The history of the Golden State is inextricable from its greatest chr…

Billionaire Russian oligarch spends £3.5MILLION hiring Sir Elton John and Mariah Carey for his 19’year’old granddaughter´s wedding at swish London hotel

Daily Mail [UK], by James Dunn Posted By: Tianne- Tue, 17 20 2017 06:20:26 GMT Sir Elton John and Mariah Carey were paid millions to sing at a Russian oligarch´s 19’year’old granddaughter´s ridiculously lavish wedding at the weekend. The superstars headlined a star’studded bill of performances at the extravagant party after Irene Kogan, the granddaughter of businessman Valery Kogan, wed groom Daniel Kevey on Saturday. Mariah Carey is said to have been paid £2.5million to fly in from the US and sang ballad We Belong Together to them at London´s Landmark Hotel, where the Presidential Suite costs £1,450’a’night. The bride is said to have wept when Sir Elton, who charges no less than £1million, dedicated the song Tiny