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'Pirates Of The Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales' Sails To

Ridley Scott's Alien: Covenant ( 20th Century Fox ) dropped a massive 70.9% in ticket sales its second weekend and to fourth place with $10.5 million over the three days, and is expected to earn ...

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Ticketing Giants Rally to Beat 'Unscrupulous' Manchester Benefit Concert Touts

The images released Friday came as Salman Abedi's cousins acknowledged that they were traumatized by last week's attack at the Manchester Arena , where 22 people died. Sales of the remaining tick...

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Wonder Woman director, stars dish secrets to DC All Access

It was literally right before I auditioned for " Wonder Woman .'", Gadot says. At least that film is the one she really wanted the whole time , Wonder Woman . Diana's physical prowess is obviou...

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Robbie Williams and Take That could reunite for benefit concert

Holly Needham (left) and Alice Watson who were gutted after missing out on tickets for Sunday's I Love Manchester benefit concert. . Meanwhile, it has emerged Take That may be joined on stage at t...

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'Trader Jack' McCloskey, longtime National Basketball Association boss and Penn coach, dies at 91

'Trader Jack' McCloskey, longtime National Basketball Association boss and Penn coach, dies at 91

The Pistons behind Daley's leadership won back-to-back titles in 1989 and 1990 and built a legacy behind the Bad Boys that still thrives today, as this blog can attest. McCloskey became Pistons genera...

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Netflix Cancels Sense8 After Two Seasons

Netflix Cancels Sense8 After Two Seasons

Per The Hollywood Reporter , Netflix VP Cindy Holland thanked fans in a statement for their love and support for the show. The company has primarily put its focus on increasing its number of su...

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Macron affirms support for Syria's opposition one day after meeting with Putin

Macron affirms support for Syria's opposition one day after meeting with Putin

Speaking at Thursday's meeting with senior editors of the world's leading news agencies, Putin said Russian Federation had been encouraged by Trump's campaign statements in which he lamented Russ...

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Take That and Robbie Williams planning something VERY special for benefit concert

Take That and Robbie Williams planning something VERY special for benefit concert

More than 50,000 people are expected at the Emirates Old Trafford cricket ground for the show, which has been hastily arranged following the bombing tragedy outside Grande's concert in Manchester, Eng...

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Illinois lawmakers brace for missing key budget deadline

The budget out of Senate was not voted on yesterday because Democrats did not vote on a deal that included a sales tax and income tax increase, knowing Rauner would veto the measure. There was ...

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Tolkien book inspired by World War One's horrors appears a century later

Tolkien book inspired by World War One's horrors appears a century later

You can imagine the hilarious scrapes that quirky pairing gets into! The story was edited by Christopher Tolkien , son of JRR, now aged 92. Useful selection of magazines includes Wired, Stuff and T...

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Southern Rock Legend Gregg Allman Dies at 69

His love for his family and his band was extraordinary, just as he loved his fans. Even though the 1970s would see the deaths of both Duane Allman and bassist Berry Oakley in separate, thoug...

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Arsene Wenger inks new 2-year deal with Arsenal

Former Arsenal captain Tony Adams has admitted he "prayed" for Arsene Wenger to quit after the FA Cup final and warned his now-extended tenure as manager could "end in tears". The Russian billio...

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Cher Turns Back Time With Stunning Billboard Music Awards Performance

Cher Turns Back Time With Stunning Billboard Music Awards Performance

During tonight's (May 21) Billboard Music Awards , the Queens rapper performed a nine-minute medley of some of her top hits and made a decision to open up with some shade, performing her Remy Diss ...

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What Angelina Jolie's mother taught her about parenting

What Angelina Jolie's mother taught her about parenting

A source from Hollywood Life disclosed that the actress went through a tough time with the separation but she's determined to stay strong. The 41-year-old actress spoke candidly to Pearl about her t...

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Putin Says Snowden is "Not a Traitor" in 'Putin Interviews' Clip

Gesticulating at the wheel of a Mercedes with an interpreter sitting behind, Putin stresses Snowden is "not a traitor" and "did not give any information to another country that would have caused har...

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Kathy Griffin fired from CNN over severed-head Trump stunt

Hollywood writer Kathy Griffin faced a wave of backlash this week after unveiling an "art" project involving the president's decapitated head in her hands. King, who ruled CNN's airwaves for mor...

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U.S. buildings light up green in solidarity with Paris climate accord

Republican US congressional leaders backed Trump. Almost 200 countries joined the landmark deal forged under Trump's predecessor. He claimed that other countries "have laughed at the USA for agreeing...

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Kathy Griffin Loses More Gigs In Trump Beheading Image Fallout

Griffin has apologized, saying that the brief video was "too disturbing" and wasn't amusing. As outrage grew - even Chelsea Clinton, no fan of Trump, called the photo "vile" - a chastened Griffin th...

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The reasoning behind Trump pulling out of the Paris climate agreement

The World's environment editor Peter Thomson remarked that Trump "sees the USA as being the victim here". But that proposition led to a swift joint statement from France, Germany, and Italy who sai...

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Donald Trump backs probing Obama administration

The House Intelligence Committee Wednesday issued seven subpoenas as part of its Russian Federation probe. The flurry of activity Wednesday dramatically widened the scope of the committee's probe ...

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Industry voices uncertainty about BC political climate

Industry voices uncertainty about BC political climate

Guichon can only negotiate with one political leader at a time and she is now working with Clark, who has the right to test the confidence of the house. The Greens also put water in their wine on carb...

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Outraged BGT viewers flood Ofcom with complaints about Amanda Holden's 'stripper' outfit

Outraged BGT viewers flood Ofcom with complaints about Amanda Holden's 'stripper' outfit

One tweeted: "Bloody hell Amanda!" "We assessed a number of complaints about the suitability of clothing worn by two female judges before the watershed, but won't be taking the matter forward for in...

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Macron denounces Trump's decision to withdraw from Paris climate accord

He said the USA will negotiate either re-entering the Paris agreement or a new deal that would put American workers first. The United States continues to be a world leader in energy, but increased...

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India, Pakistan look to live up to fans expectations on June 4

With the start of the Champions Trophy-a tournament featuring the world's top eight one-day worldwide sides-just two days away, this was a poorly-timed flop from Bangladesh , whose bowlers were swatt...

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White House grants 14 ethics waivers to staff

White House grants 14 ethics waivers to staff

Pitcock graduated with honors in 1994 from Anderson High School, where he was a diver on the swimming team. He was an aide to Pence in the U.S. House of Representatives and remained in Washington ...

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Jerry Garcia's guitar heads to auction, could fetch $1M

Jerry Garcia's guitar heads to auction, could fetch $1M

A guitar played everywhere from San Francisco's Winterland Ballroom to Egypt's Great Pyramids by Grateful Dead frontman Jerry Garcia has fetched more than 1.9 million dollars (£1.5m) at a NY aucti...

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Box office for Memorial Day weekend lowest in nearly two decades

Way back in 2003, the first film, Curse of the Black Pearl , opened to just over $46 million . That led to Disney/Marvel's " Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. In this image released by Disney , Javie...

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Here's Carrie Fisher in Her Last Magazine Cover Shoot as General Organa

Here's Carrie Fisher in Her Last Magazine Cover Shoot as General Organa

With the tragic death of Carrie Fisher late a year ago, could Admiral Holdo be destined for a promotion in subsequent films to fill that tragic Leia-shaped gap? The chrome helmet has been removed,...

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Katrina is one of the best dancers in B'wood: Salman

Katrina is one of the best dancers in B'wood: Salman

Speaking about the iconic MetLife Stadium in NY, where the event is slated to be held this year, she voiced - "It's a huge stadium and it has a capacity of 40,000 people". "Only after I am done with...

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Aamir Khan's Dangal Vs Baahubali 2 Worldwide Business!

Aamir Khan's Dangal Vs Baahubali 2 Worldwide Business!

Until then, the entire focus was on Baahubali 2 which broke multiple records at the box office in the first week of its release. Dangal has officially beaten the records of Baahubali 2 to emerge...

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Twitter reacts to death of Southern rock legend Gregg Allman

Twitter reacts to death of Southern rock legend Gregg Allman

A new album, the Don Was-produced Southern Blood , was scheduled for a 2017 release, though its status is unclear. "My brother went up and said "hey partner", because they had the six-string in commo...

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White House official quits amid tensions

Dubke, who was only on the job for a little over three months, had been a Spicer ally in the White House . It's possible that in the future, there will be fewer press briefings led by White Hous...

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Leaders unite to condemn Theresa May's absence — BBC debate

Leaders unite to condemn Theresa May's absence — BBC debate

Some thought the prime minister might be hiding in the audience. She can't be bothered. The Greens co-leader was praised for challenging Ms Rudd about why the United Kingdom is the second biggest ar...

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Kathy Griffin and lawyer to discuss Trump photo fallout

I watched it over and over and wanted to argue on her behalf, I just couldn't find it amusing. "She not only asked for forgiveness, but she begged for forgiveness", Franken said on SiriusXM's POTUS ...

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Scott Pelley exiting 'CBS Evening News'

Scott Pelley exiting 'CBS Evening News'

Photo via Wikimedia CommonsThat's the speculation after the network announced that Pelley will return full-time to " 60 Minutes ", where he's been a fixture for six years. He already worked part-time ...

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