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Barack Obama Shares Story About Malia's Emotional Move-In Day at Harvard

Netflix usually presents its new shows one season at a time , with a dozen or so episodes available immediately, but its latest talk show is being unveiled at the unusual rate of one installment per month. At the word "planet", the audience laughed, but Obama continued his thought. Each show makes room for a brief, pre-taped, on-location piece, where Letterman visits and interviews someone with an association to the main guest.

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Black Panther Beats Fandango MCU Preorder Ticket Sales Record

In the first 24 hours since the tickets have been available on Fandango , launching during the telecast of college football's National Championship game, Black Panther has pre-sold more tickets than any film in Marvel Studios history. In SYFY WIRE's exclusive chat with Igle below, he explains why the Black Panther movie could potentially be a seismic shift in the way superhero flicks are perceived in literature, comics, and future films.

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Bihar CM Nitish Kumar's convoy stoned

The official added, "The window panes and windscreens of several vehicles were broken, interrupting the motorcade for a few minutes". Kumar was on his way to Yadav-dominated Nandan panchayat in Buxar when a group of unknown people allegedly pelted the former's convoy with stones.

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James Franco wins CCA trophy amid sexual misconduct claims

Natalie Chmiel , the other student, said she was told the footage would be used in a 7 For All Mankind jeans commercial. Like in most cases we have been hearing, the accusers stated that they believed Franco could offer them some type of career advancement, and went along with the abuse and his wishes even when they were uncomfortable.

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Trump blasts 'sneaky Dianne Feinstein' for releasing Fusion GPS transcript

Apparently, it is already in the hands of "multiple US news outlets", which seem to be keeping secret key elements of the campaign to use the dossier to bring down President Trump . "The one regret I have is that I should have spoke with Senator Grassley before". In any event, he said don't worry about that, I know the ideal person, I have a contact there, they'll listen to me, they know who I am, I'll take care of it.

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Seal Takes Shot at Oprah Over Harvey Weinstein Connection

The 54-year-old singer's post showed two images: One of Winfrey kissing the now-disgraced Hollywood mogul on the cheek with the words: "When you have been part of the problem for decades but suddenly they all think you are the solution". Weinstein said through a spokeswoman that the sex was consensual. However, a rep for Winfrey said, " Oprah has not spoken to Harvey Weinstein directly".

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Breast cancer caused by genetic mutation gets first approved treatment

The BRCA1 or BRCA2 gene mutations were dubbed the 'Angelina Jolie gene' after the actress underwent preventative surgery when she discovered she had an up to 87 percent chance of developing breast cancer. The team tracked the women's medical records for an average period of just over eight years and found that 651 of 678 total deaths were due to breast cancer.

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Mark Wahlberg reportedly demanded $1.5m before approving Christopher Plummer's casting

Wahlberg had co-star approval in his contract, two people familiar with the situation but not authorized to speak publicly about it tell USA TODAY . Yet another source claims Wahlberg's lawyer rejected Plummer's involvement in a letter to the movie's financiers until Wahlberg got the additional money that he was demanding.

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Kylie Jenner Is Reportedly in Labor and Giving Birth Right Now

But for those who aren't convinced we'll be seeing a mini Kylie running around in 2018, this picture of the Lip Kit Queen holding a baby will have come as quite the shock when it was shared on Instagram recently. She has also baby-proofed her Hidden Hills mansion and taken out all sharp objects. Sources who spoke with Us Weekly said that Kylie is, in fact, pregnant, and is now in good health.

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John Wick spin-off TV series The Continental picked up by Starz

Stahelski, will direct the premiere episode of The Continental and said, "They've got a really good structure". Meanwhile, Iosef's father ( Michael Nyqvist ) - John's former colleague - puts a huge bounty on John's head. Starz CEO and President Chris Albrecht said of the series, "This series is truly unlike anything else on TV". Moreover, the show aims to include "thunderous fight sequences and intensely staged shootouts between professional assassins and their targets".

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Karni Sena protests against CBFC in Mumbai, over 150 held

The Karni Sena has also demanded the resignation of Prasoon Joshi, the chairman of CBFC. " Padmavat " has been given a censor certificate by the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC ). It has also suggested relevant modifications in the song Ghoomar to befit the character portrayed. The modification includes changing the disclaimer that the movie does not claim historical accuracy and added that the movie does not subscribe to the Sati system practice.

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Critics' Choice Awards: 10 must-see red carpet looks

She's full of heart, strength, compassion, and forgiveness. "I would like to dedicate this award to all the Moonees out there", she said . 'She sees wrong that must be made right. The actress noted that although there seems to be some progress, there's still a long way to go. It was a stark contrast to the somber mood of the Golden Globe Awards earlier this week - which saw stars take to the red carpet dressed in black in support of the Time's Up movement.

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Stan Lee Accused Of Sexual Harassment

Lee is now the chairman emeritus of Marvel , and deeply involved with the development of projects for his company POW! So dire is the situation that the owner of the company has publicly told associates that Stan Lee has harassed every nurse in her company including herself.

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The Last Jedi easter eggs you missed, from the folks at Lucasfilm

Though he won't be aboard as the composer, the theme that he writes will be incorporated into the score of John Powell. Each Star Wars film feels like a culmination of all the ones before it, and The Last Jedi is no exception. Who knows, perhaps we will get to see a returned Luke utilise his green saber in Episode IX . This film is the latest element of Tourism Ireland's campaign, created to highlight Ireland as a key Star Wars filming location and to promote holidays along ...

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Leonardo DiCaprio to Star in Quentin Tarantino's MANSON Picture

A ton of resources are being put into this project and it sounds as if it will be one of Tarantino's biggest films of his career. Sony has won the battle amongst movie distributors to claim Quentin Tarantino's upcoming film about the Manson Family murders as their own, as reported by Deadline .

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Rob Lowe slams Bella Thorne for being 'inconvenienced' by Montecito mudslides

Speaking today from her Los Angeles home, Bella's mom Tamara Thorne said it was the first time she had ever heard about the shocking abuse that allegedly happened under her roof. "We will try to move out our dead quicker", he wrote. "More awful stories of loss today", he wrote. Bella grew up in the Pembroke Pines suburb of Miami and lost her Cuban father Delancey Thorne in a auto accident when she was just nine years old.

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India Beat Pakistan By 7 Wickets In Thrilling Contest

India refused to travel to Pakistan and thus team's matches were scheduled in UAE. In reply, India chased the target of 283 runs in 35th over while having 7 wickets in hand. ICC CEO David Richardson was the chief guest for the Man of the Match Ceremony. The win places India at the top of their table while the hosts closely follow them on the second spot.

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Doesn't anyone want to direct the Gambit movie?

Gambit is expected in theaters on June 7, 2019. It's unclear if Fox will still try to make that date. Yet another director is declining to take a chance on "X-Men" spinoff " Gambit ", with Gore Verbinski exiting the high-profile project only two months before it was set to begin shooting.

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Cindy Crawford recreates iconic Super Bowl ad 26 years later

The 51-year-old supermodel, who starred in an iconic ad for the brand during Super Bowl XXVI in 1992, will appear with Presley in a new spot for Super Bowl LII. It's surprising to remember that Cindy's iconic commercial was part of the company announcing a new can design. In an effort to distance itself from 2017, it looks like Pepsi has traveled very far back in time, indeed.

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Curry (right ankle) out vs. Clips tonight

The Warriors rank 21st in points allowed in the paint per game (46.0). There was a moment where the Kings were trailing by only two points in the quarter, but the Clippers were able to construct a rally of their own which increased their lead back to 11 points at the end of the third .

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Kit Harington reveals details about final season of Game of Thrones

Asked if season 8 provides a conclusive end and whether we will see a definitive ruler on the Iron Throne , Bloys replied: "I don't even want to answer that!" I know I'd prefer to have Game of Thrones back earlier. The duo wanted as much time as they could to make the strongest - and most epic - episodes that they possibly could. The trend started with Netflix deliberately breaking the annual cycle in a big way by spreading out seasons its Marvel shows like Jessica Jones and Daredevil .

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The X-Files' surprising ratings drops make season 12 even more unlikely

The actress reprised her role as Federal Bureau of Investigation agent Dana Scully, which she originally played from 1993 to 2002, for a short revival series in 2016, but it proved so popular that she and co-star David Duchovny signed up for an eleventh series, which premiered last week.

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John Cena has big year planned with Nickelodeon

Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles , Cena's Baron Draxum is an alchemist warrior mutant who seeks to turn all of humanity into mutants. WWE superstar John Cena has joined the cast of Nickelodeon's Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles .

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Transgender Big Brother star Rebekah Shelton has died at 32

The Big Brother star's account had previously tweeted saying that the Brazilian woman had died "unexpectedly" and asked people to respect her family's privacy. She later followed it up with a tweet which read: "Although it was a disgusting experience to find out that I was dead, the positive thing is that I realise that I'm loved and so many people cared about me".

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Crown could break your neck, Queen Elizabeth says

The Queen has discussed memories of her Coronation in 1953, divulging how heavy and quite impractical the crown is. The Queen , who spent the war years at Windsor for safety, had known of the general story but was unaware of the details until they were revealed to her told by the programme's presenter, royal commentator Alastair Bruce .

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Meryl Streep, Amy Poehler, Laura Dern bring activists as dates to Globes

The " Hero " singer explained she was told to sit there during a commercial break and offered to give Streep her seat back. "I don't know if you noticed, if you watched the Golden Globes tonight, but this cheek has been caressed by Meryl Streep! " said Kelly, who could barely contain her excitement.

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Hina Khan speaks bad about Shilpa Shinde and disappoints yet again

Akash says that Shilpa is 40 and he is 24. Shilpa tried her best to make his stay in the house hard so much so that he tried to escape the house. I am sorry India, all of this was for the show. None of the housemates pressed the buzzer so Vikas asked Hina to clean his bed and arrange his clothes while Puneesh Sharma was asked to shave off his head by dictator Vikas, who waxed Puneesh's chest in the last task.

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Dion Waiters Expected to Undergo Season-Ending Surgery on Injured Ankle

Prior to this decision, Waiters had been resting and rehabilitating the ankle, but it was unclear if he had been making significant progress. In his absence, the team has gone 7-2, entering Thursday with a six-game winning streak under its belt.

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Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri backlash: critics attack the Oscar front-runner

January 7, 2018. The big film victor of the night was Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri , which took home four awards. It certainly solidifies its status as an Oscar Best Picture player, and also powered Searchlight to a night-leading six wins among the studios.

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Bruno Mars, Incubus, The Killers Headline 2018 BottleRock Concert

Mars has performed everything from funk and disco throwbacks to piano ballads and laid-back acoustic numbers, so you can expect him to bring that variety to BottleRock's shows. The lineup will also be a showcase for the offspring of legendary musicians, such as Willie Nelson's son Lukas and his band Promise of the Real, and George Harrison's son Dhani.

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James Franco robbed us of Tommy Wiseau's Golden Globe speech

But just after James went on to the stage and accepted his award while wearing a Time's Up pin , actor Violet Paley accused the actor of sexually assaulting her, calling out his hypocrisy on Twitter . Wiseau also spoke with the Times , praising the film and Franco. During Sunday night's Golden Globes Awards , which centered mostly on the sexual misconduct claims now plaguing Hollywood, Brat Pack actress Ally Sheedy called out actors James Franco and Christian Slater in a cryptic ...

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'Thor: Ragnarok' - Taika Watiti's Hilarious Gag Reel Hits the Internet

They look like this. What's funnier than Marvel Studios' Thor: Ragnarok? Chris Hemsworth has said he would love to keep on playing Thor in the Marvel Cinematic Universe if given the opportunity. He describes the hard search for just the right evolution of the character design, and the nuances of this instantly classic character in the MCU. Sakaar: On the Edge of the Known and Unknown - Sakaar is the collection point for all lost and unloved things.

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Molly Holly, Michelle McCool Contacted For Royal Rumble Match; Paige Not Cleared

She was Hardcore Champion for a split second at WrestleMania X8, and later held the Women's Title for 301 days across two separate reigns before retiring in 2005. Clark suggests that Undertaker will be "teasing a retirement announcement", only for 16-time World Champion John Cena to come out and dare The Phenom to have one last match at WrestleMania .

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Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 for Switch sales top 500000

A few days ago, audiences glimpsed the deadly skills of the legendary assassin Hit, in a character trailer that showcased his unique time-skip ability. Characters from the closed beta who have been retained for the open beta are Goku , Vegeta , Piccolo, Krillin , Frieza , Cell and Android 18.

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Trump Says He Doesn't Think Winfrey Will Run

Absolutely. But in terms of where she stands on a number of positions, I would find a lot of problems with that. Adding to the excited chatter over an Oprah Winfrey presidential run in 2020 - or perhaps putting it to bed - Gayle King, Oprah's best friend and CBS co-anchor, weighed in on Tuesday morning.


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