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Hilary Swank

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Hillary Swank is a two-time Oscar-winning actress, popular for her roles in Boys Don't Cry and Million Dollar Baby.

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Swank says that her ouster from teen drama Beverly Hills 90210 boosted her career.

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Synergy CHC Corp Acquires Another Quality Brand in "UrgentRx"
Synergy CHC Corp (OTCQB: SNYR) a consumer health care company, today announced it has acquired a 100% ownership stake in Breakthough Products, Inc. (UrgentRx). UrgentRx is engaged in the business of developing and selling medications for headache, heart burn, allergy attack, ache and pain, and upset stomach in the form of powders.

Austin, Charleston, Portland, Seattle and Tucson Compete for 'Top City for Pets' Award in Pet360's First Annual 'Pet Parents' Choice Awards' Program
PLYMOUTH MEETING, PA--(Marketwired - June 22, 2015) -, PetSmart's popular online resource for pet owners, today revealed the nominees for its first annual "Pet Parents' Choice Awards" program featuring 10 pet-centric categories, including its premier award for the "Top City for Pets

Corporate Social Responsibility Weekly Recap (June 24, 2015 – July 1, 2015)
Business Wire IndiaThe following releases focus on Corporate Social Responsibility and moved during the week of June 24, 2015 – July 1, 2015.

Secretary of Education, NFL Commissioner, and Erin Gruwell Headline 117th Annual National PTA Convention in Cincinnati
More than 1,000 parents, teachers and students from across the country will gather at the Duke Energy Convention Center in Cincinnati today to kick off the 117th National PTA Convention and Exhibition, a four-day event featuring more than 200 exhibits, some of the country's top advocates for children, and several town-hall style meetings focusing on school safety and bullying.

Eileen Koch & Company Proudly Announces Representation of Celebrity Hair Stylist Corey Powell
Eileen Koch & Company welcomes Hollywood hair guru Corey Powell ( to its roster! With over 30 years of experience, the Los Angeles native is one of the city's most sought-after talents. Currently a top colorist at the prestigious Sally Hershberger Salon (

lia sophia(R) Highlights Fashion Trends for the Holiday Season
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Fall's Fashion Forecast Features Luxury and Glamour
As vacationers return home and fall fashions replace swimsuits and shorts in stores and catalogs, fashion jewelry direct seller lia sophia is offering some guidance to fashion-savvy women who want to stay on-trend and on-budget with their fall wardrobes. According to this fashion jewelry expert, here are the trends that will inform this year's fashions:

This Small Business Offers Fashion Jewelry and Earnings Opportunity to Women With an Entrepreneurial Spirit
The term "small business" refers to much more than mom-and-pop grocery stores or local, specialty retail stores. For 15 million entrepreneurs, 90% of them women, "small business" means working in the $28.5 billion direct selling industry (according to U.S. Small Business Administration)

Hilary Swank to star in Richard Curtis' new film about malaria
Oscar winner Hilary Swank has been cast in Richard Curtis' "entertaining" new film 'Martha and Mary', which is about malaria.

Julianne Moore joins remake of classic thriller 'Carrie'
Julianne Moore is set to star in a remake of the 1976 classic horror film 'Carrie'.

LiLo's handlers 'advising her to steer clear of ex Samantha Ronson'
Lindsay Lohan's handlers are urging her to stay away from ex-girlfriend Samantha Ronson while the troubled actress is shooting Lifetime biopic about Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton 'Liz 'n' Dick'.

Hilary Swank asked which charities benefited from 'Kadyrov birthday party' fee
Oscar-winning actress Hilary Swank has been asked to reveal which charities were the beneficiaries of her fee from attending the birthday party of Chechen president Ramzan Kadyrov.

Robert De Niro fell asleep on Hilary Swank
Robert De Niro fell asleep on Hilary Swank while they were filming the movie 'New Year's Eve'.

Hillary Swank's PR firm dumps her over Chechnya scandal
Hillary Swank has been dropped by her PR team following criticism of her paid visit to Chechen president Ramzan Kadyrov's birthday party.

Hillary Swank fires manager over Chechen dictator's birthday controversy
Hilary Swank has handed out the redundancy slip to her manager and friend of 8 years, whom she accuses for her appearance at president of Chechnya's 35th birthday bash, which has widely damaged her image.

Hilary Swank to donate Chechnya President gig fee to charity
Hollywood actress Hilary Swank is donating her personal acting fees to various charitable organisations after she attended a controversial event in Chechnya.

Hillary Swank 'deeply regrets' performing on Kadyrov's birthday bash
Hillary Swank has expressed regrets over being a part of Ramzan Kadyrov's birthday party in Chechen capital Grozny, and professed she was unaware of the Chechnyan Kremlin-backed strongman's appalling past human rights record.

Michelle Williams to play Glinda in 'Oz' prequel
Michelle Williams has reportedly landed the coveted role of Glinda, the Good Witch in Disney's newest star-studded adaptation of 'The Wizard of Oz'.

Will Natalie Portman fall victim to legendary Oscar's curse?
A study conducted by the University of Toronto has found that actresses who win an Academy Award have either broken up with their husbands, boyfriends or lovers just months after winning.

Swank's diet for 'Million Dollar Baby' caused her mercury poisoning
Hillary Swank used to be a vegetarian, but she had to gorge on fish to prepare for her role of a female fighter in the movie 'Million Dollar Baby', which left her body riddled with mercury poisoning.

'Rocky' named best sports film
'Rocky' has been named favourite sports film beating 'Cool Runnings' and 'Million Dollar Baby'.

Chechen leader denies being 'centre of attention' of multimillion dollar birthday bash
Chenchen President Ramzan Kadyrov has denied he was the centre of attention of his 35th multimillion dollar birthday party held in the capital city, Grozny.

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