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Daisy Ridley Talks Star Wars Forces of Destiny and Rey's Impact

Star Wars: The Last Jedi , also starring Mark Hamill , Adam Driver, and Daisy Ridley, will be released from December 13. But we regrouped, we started over again in January, so sadly Carrie will not...

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Sean Spicer: 'I've Let the President Down'

Spicer has since apologized for the comments , but given his obvious, glaring ignorance about even the most basic Holocaust knowledge, Nathan Fielder chose to do him a favor by sending him his very o...

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Easter: Governor Abubakar urges Christians to continue praying for Nigeria

Easter: Governor Abubakar urges Christians to continue praying for Nigeria

We will again hear of the sad events of Good Friday, where Jesus is convicted in a sham trial, and he is abandoned by even his closest friends. Thousands of Christians from around the world marked G...

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Shaq pays for funeral of teen who accidentally killed himself on Instagram

Shaq pays for funeral of teen who accidentally killed himself on Instagram

The 13-year-old died Wednesday at Grady Memorial Hospital from from his gunshot wound. WXIA reported that his friends watching the video had warned Malachi to put the safety on the gun, and it wen...

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Next Star Wars movie to feature new female character

Earlier, star Daisy Ridley, who stars as Rey, said part of the story in The Last Jedi is that it can be hard to "meet your heroes". Carrie and her alter-ego will still appear in the upcoming " Sta...

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Easter Governor Ayade greets Christians, enjoins renewed faith in leaders

Easter Governor Ayade greets Christians, enjoins renewed faith in leaders

Does that make us ideal? It is only when we adopt this selfless attitude that we would be able to focus attention on other people, their safety and welfare as well as the optimal allocation of scarce ...

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Carrie Fisher won't be in 'Star Wars: Episode IX'

Disney debuted its highly-anticipated first trailer for "Star Wars: The Last Jedi " at a fan event in the United States on Friday, sending the internet into a frenzy of excitement - and speculation. ...

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Britain urges N Korea to stop nuclear weapons drive

Britain urges N Korea to stop nuclear weapons drive

North Korea attempted to launch a missile from its east coast, but it failed, according to the South Korean and United States militaries. In what military experts say appears to be a North Korean KN...

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Eager Easter egg seekers enjoy Edinburg event

Eager Easter egg seekers enjoy Edinburg event

The Victorian Easter Celebration at Columbia State Historic Park includes a promenade on Main Street and a visit by that event's annual version of the famed bunny, Thaddeus E. The egg hunts I attend...

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Good Friday: Cleric urges Christians to emulate Christ's life of sacrifice

Good Friday: Cleric urges Christians to emulate Christ's life of sacrifice

This is the first candle to be lit during the Easter Vigil, representing the light of Christ coming into the world. There have been no specific terror threats to New York City on Good Friday or ...

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'Survivor' contestant outed as transgender

There was a huge shock during last night's episode of Survivor , but not due to insane twist or a contestant getting voted off. Varner was competing on " Survivor " for the third time in a season t...

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Pilgrims Flock to Jerusalem on Good Friday

We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song. A number of male Catholic devotees in San Fernando City performed a bloody reenactment of the crucifixion of Jesus Christ on Friday. This weeke...

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The last work of the legendary Carrie Fisher has fans in tears

Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy tells EW the story team and filmmakers have come up with a plan for how to handle Fisher's absence in 2019's planned Star Wars: Episode IX. Unfortunately Carrie ...

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Trailer for latest Star Wars film unveiled

Trailer for latest Star Wars film unveiled

In the trailer, we see her on the planet Endor's surface vowing revenge against Rebel scum after witnessing the Death Star being blown to bits (i.e., the events from " Return of the Jedi "). "I can'...

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Instead of Looking for Easter Eggs, These Kids Listened

Instead of Looking for Easter Eggs, These Kids Listened

In Wamac , Mayor Butch Mathis is coordinating the Easter Egg hunt for the 8th year at the Wamac Park at one Sunday afternoon. Be at the park and ready to go at 10 a.m. Naperville mom Lara Polaviej...

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Filipinos re-enact Christ's crucifixion in gory spectacle

Filipinos re-enact Christ's crucifixion in gory spectacle

Some faithful around the world go to extreme lengths to re-enact Jesus' crucifixion as realistically as possible. A special Stations of the Cross event at St. For perhaps all of these reasons, Easte...

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Oliviers 2017: Harry Potter playwright Jack Thorne - 'Theatre must attract PlayStation generation'

On Twitter, Rowling praised the Olivier wins, unable to attend the ceremony herself. Meanwhile, it has also been reported that a film version is being planned with original Harry Potter stars Daniel...

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Pearl Jam rock the Hall of Fame

Pearl Jam rock the Hall of Fame

I know that's hard to see or even hard to say, but I really always felt that I was the outside guy", Perry said during the VH1 special . I had something to do with it. See - they told us not to sto...

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Controversy after Survivor contestant outs fellow player as transgender

Controversy after Survivor contestant outs fellow player as transgender

A North Carolina contestant on "Survivor" says he made "a disgusting, terrible mistake" in outing a fellow contestant as transgender on an emotional episode of the popular CBS reality TV competition t...

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5 things to know about April the giraffe and her calf

HARPURSVILLE, N.Y. (AP) - April the giraffe gave birth to a male calf Saturday at Animal Adventure park , a privately owned zoo in NY, as fans watched the livestream . More than 1.2 million viewers,...

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Star Wars Battlefront II Promises A Meaty Full-Length Trailer For

Star Wars Battlefront II Promises A Meaty Full-Length Trailer For

Unveiled at massive fan convention Star Wars Celebration in Orlando, Florida, the developers of the game revealed that the single player campaign of the new Star Wars shooter will fall between the e...

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Star Wars Battlefront 2 Gets Release Date And Trailer

Star Wars Battlefront 2 Gets Release Date And Trailer

Apparently, the story is set to be rather in-depth, as it spans the length 0f 30 years, and also includes some of the science fiction series' most recognizable characters-Luke Skywalker was featured i...

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You get to be the bad guy in Battlefront 2's singleplayer campaign

You get to be the bad guy in Battlefront 2's singleplayer campaign

Perhaps one of the biggest criticisms aimed at DICE's 2015 offering was that it lacked a single-player campaign. Given that Star Wars films frame the Rebellion as heroes of the Galactic Civil War, t...

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EVENT CANCELLED: Underwater egg hunt set for Saturday

EVENT CANCELLED: Underwater egg hunt set for Saturday

The Downtown Development Authority of Pembroke will host its annual egg hunt downtown Saturday morning. Participants can search for "lucky" eggs which will award St. Peter Cottontail may like to com...

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SCV Kids Crowd Central Park For 28th Annual Eggstravaganza

SCV Kids Crowd Central Park For 28th Annual Eggstravaganza

Organizers said more than 15,000 eggs were stuffed with candy and prize tickets for children to find. The egg hunt itself expanded from 200 kids in three different Santa Clarita parks, to 2,000 in...

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John Geils, guitarist and J. Geils Band leader, dead at 71

John Geils, guitarist and J. Geils Band leader, dead at 71

Groton Police went to Geils' home for a simple well-being check, but he was found to be unresponsive and was declared dead at the scene. Police are now investigating his death, but foul play was not...

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What's with this viral 'Why I won't date hot women anymore' story?

What's with this viral 'Why I won't date hot women anymore' story?

We've experienced what the world is like with you two hunks off the market and frankly, it's terrible. "So you are supposed to be BEYOND AWESOME and SINGLE?" she wrote . Finally, the Mary Sue off...

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Sharks Outlast Oilers in Game 1 OT Thriller

The second line, centered by Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, got hot in the last 10 games of the regular season and if there's any sort of carryover, all of a sudden the Sharks get into a serious matchup probl...

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Pearl Jam Inducted Into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Goode". Joan Baez, Electric Light Orchestra and Yes were also part of the 2017 class inducted at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, which kicked off with a tribute to Chuck Berry. Guitarist ...

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Tax March: Protesters demand Trump's tax returns

Earlier, Sen. Ron Wyden, an Oregon Democrat, called on Trump to 'knock off the secrecy and said people have "a basic right to know whether the president pays his fair share". President?" and "We The...

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Easter egg hunt at Emerald Cove Park

Easter egg hunt at Emerald Cove Park

There were 1,500 eggs in total set up, and around over 400 children in attendance. The previous two years had about 250 children registered, Holt said. "I think it's awesome for kids to be able to jus...

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USA officially declines to label China as currency manipulator

USA officially declines to label China as currency manipulator

In recent days, President Trump has backed off his calls to label China a currency manipulator after vowing to punish Beijing in the early days of his administration. Trump said during the WSJ intervi...

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Local lawmakers call for changes after United Airlines incident

Local lawmakers call for changes after United Airlines incident

A fellow passenger recorded a video that showed Dao being yanked from his seat and dragged off the plane with blood on his face. On Wednesday Dao's lawyers filed an emergency request at the IL...

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Lorde announces a surprise United States concert 6 hours before it starts

The song shows off Lorde's throaty vocal stylings over a minimalist drum beat and modest synths, as she describes the rush and thrill of partying, followed with a dramatic question: "What will we do...

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Trump to Keep White House Visitor Logs Secret

On Inauguration Day 2017, the conservative Washington Times said that the Trump administration was poised to "keep releasing the records of those who visit the White House, continuing an Obama ad...

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