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Kathleen Kennedy Talks Star Wars Spinoffs

Speaking to EW about Lucasfilm's future plans post-sequel trilogy, Kathleen Kennedy says they've yet to decide whether or not they'll grease the wheels on another, third trilogy in the " Star Wars " series. And you can find out what she had to say about them, below. It would certainly be a distinct way of differentiating between the saga films and the " Star Wars Story " films as they are now called.

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World's Climate In The Balance At Marrakesh

And at COP22, the UN Climate Change Conference in Marrakesh , almost 200 countries have spoken with one voice to reaffirm the deal. Meanwhile, Britain became the 111th country to ratify the Paris Agreement that came into force on November 4 when more than 55 countries, as well as countries representing more than 55 per cent of global greenhouse gas emissions, ratified the deal.

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Vikings snap losing streak, beat Cardinals 30-24

In fact, if I were to tell you in August that this team was going to be 4-5, with Carson Palmer not missing any significant time and having a top five defense in the National Football League, no one would believe me. The tweet included a photo of Arians at his desk. This Cordarrelle Patterson kickoff return for a touchdown also added to the frustration. "It was very hard but I know he's good now and he'll be back", said Arizona Cardinals running back David Johnson .

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House Republicans poised to pick Paul Ryan for speaker again

The next step is for Ryan to win the floor vote in January by all 435 House members, and if two dozen Republicans were to withhold their support, Ryan's election would be in question. Ryan, 46, told reporters he and Trump had a "fantastic, productive meeting", and the president-elect stressed that he and the Republican conference were ready to begin tackling numerous issues that resonated throughout Trump's campaign.

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Trump to meet with top network execs, anchors Monday

On Tuesday, Trump told the Times he thinks there is "some connectivity" between human activity and climate change, reporter Mike Grynbaum tweeted . And the fact that he is president makes, you know - makes his brand potentially worth more. "Instead of striking a harmonious tone to build rapport following the election, Trump was combative", The Washington Post quoted participants as saying.

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The Dominators arrive in extended CW superhero crossover trailer

In the original DC comic books , the Dominators were a unique alien race who were masters of genetics that could even alter their genes to race their caste in Dominion social structure. But the Dominators aren't just coming to Earth to fight our favorites heroes; it's more of a worldwide invasion . Another promo video , which is shorter than the trailer, gives a look at Felicity Smoak's reaction after Barry tells her, Oliver and Thea about the new villains that are threatening the world.

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Laurie Hernandez: Winning 'Dancing With the Stars' Ties With

While other professional dancers , including Peta Murgatroyd and Julianne Hough, have also won a season of " DWTS " twice along with Burke and Chmerkovskiy, the professional dancer who has won the most seasons of " DWTS " is by far dancer Derek Hough, who has become the victor along with his celebrity dancing partner six times.

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JK Rowling issues 'Fantastic Beasts' hints in Twitter responses to fans

Rowling's wizarding world. Despite taking $75 million (£60 million) in America the film did very well in Europe especially here in the United Kingdom where it took $18 million (£14 million). And more magical movies at the box office are on the way. The movie , which stars Benedict Cumberbatch as neurosurgeon Stephen Strange - whose life changes forever after a horrific vehicle accident - is the 14th film in Disney's "Marvel Cinematic Universe".

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Steve Smith hits back at former South Africa captain Graeme Smith

Captain Steve Smith is also under heavy scrutiny with Australian media blasting the team as a shadow of its former self with the skipper taking plenty of flak. Australia squad: David Warner, Shaun Marsh, Usman Khawaja, Steve Smith (capt), Adam Voges, Mitchell Marsh, Peter Nevill (wk), Mitchell Starc, Peter Siddle , John Hazlewood, Joe Mennie , Nathan Lyon.

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Jill Stein Raises Millions for Recounts in Wisconsin, Michigan, Pennsylvania

The total cost of the effort in the three states could be as high as $7 million, her campaign said . In Michigan, where the Trump lead is now just 0.3 per cent, the deadline is Wednesday 30th November. Trump won by around 12,000 votes in MI, about 27,000 votes in Wisconsin , and roughly 68,000 votes in Pennsylvania. In the state unofficial numbers show President-elect Donald Trump narrowly beat out his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton by 22,525 votes.

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Peace Between Israel and Palestinians Would Be 'a Great Achievement'

That has cast doubt on whether he would ever question Israeli actions or even try to serve as a neutral broker. Speaking to Israel's Channel Two last week, Jerusalem Vice Mayor Meir Turgeman said: "There are a lot more plans, and I intend to use the USA transition period to get them approved".

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Watch the 2016 Purina National Dog Show Live Stream Online

Gia won Best in Show out of six other finalists including Ty, a giant schnauzer; Slick, a border collie; Timmy, an English springer spaniel; Chuck, a Pekingese; Rondo, a West Highland white terrier; and Clue, a Tibetan terrier (who, fun fact, is not actually a terrier).

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Catherine Zeta-Jones Gets Revenge on the Paparazzi With Sexy Bikini Pics!

Catherine was enjoying some well-earned rest the previous day, as she shared a set sizzling bikini snaps from her Mexican getaway on Instagram. The 47-year-old actress looked far younger than her years in the revealing swimming costume which showed off her toned and svelte figure.

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Goldberg and Brock Lesnar Will Outperform Their First Match

If this indeed happens, this will be Goldberg's second ever appearance at the Royal Rumble . Bill Goldberg will continue on and his next target will be a WWE title against 29 other wrestling stars at the Royal Rumble 2017 on January 29.

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'Game of Thrones' star Emilia Clarke joins cast

The highly anticipated stand-alone Han Solo Star Wars movie will see Clarke in a dynamic role, however, no announcement about her character has been made. The story happens before he joined the Rebel Alliance as covered in " Star Wars: A New Hope ", according to Deadline . Could it be the love-interest of young Han Solo , and so the future Sana Solo? The seventh season will have shorter episode counts compared to the previous ones, so Clarke's involvement in the latest season will not ...

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Emotional Tottenham debut for Harry Winks

Harry Kane says Tottenham Hotspur's dramatic 3-2 win against West Ham has changed the mood around the club and left them desperate to play against Monaco and Chelsea. He played well and we need the players who are playing consistently well and he's one of them. Pochettino said it was special for everybody involved: "It was a very emotional moment for him and for all of us".

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Jana Kramer Eliminated During 'Dancing With the Stars' Finale

Laurie Hernandez and Valentin Chmerkovskiy took first place while James Hinchcliffe and Sharna Burgess came in 2nd place. "Dancing with the Stars" Season 23 came to an end after 11 weeks of competition on Tuesday night, November 22, 2016.

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Djokovic beats Nishikori to set up top-dog tussle with Murray

He went on to complete his victory with a 6-4 win in the second set. The Scot extended his winning streak to 24 matches dated back to September 18 after a 6-3, 6-4 victory. Twice he broke Murray's serve to stay alive in the decider and he saved three match points before the tired Scot finally prevailed. It wasn't just that it was physically hard, it was mentally a tough match , too.

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'Fantastic Beasts' Timeline Confirmed by J.K. Rowling

A certified hit of this nature means that all systems are go for Fantastic Beasts 2: Beasts Take Paris . The film is a spin-off of the Harry Potter films, but instead of Hogwarts, it unfolds in 1920s New York City and features an entirely new cast of wizards and mythical creatures.

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Even without Harry Potter, J.K. Rowling writes hit

Oscar-winning British actor Eddie Redmayne has recently been to Beijing, promoting Harry Potter spin-off the Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them. Whether or not there will a " Fantastic Beasts " sequel depends on how well the first film does at the box office. Set in 1926, it centers on Newt Scamander, a "magizoologist" who arrives in NY with a case full of unusual creatures that quickly escape.

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Gilmore Girls makes triumphant return to Netflix

There will be four Gilmore Girls Netflix episodes which will be 90 minutes each. However, getting back into character after eight years is an experience every actor approached differently. "I think that Warner Brothers was a little loath to do it". There was no Netflix streaming, no Amazon Prime when " Gilmore Girls " was originally on the air, but the renaissance of online content delivery has revolutionized the entertainment business - and allowed for beloved older properties like " ...

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Gilmore Girls makes triumphant return to Netflix

There will be four Gilmore Girls Netflix episodes which will be 90 minutes each. However, getting back into character after eight years is an experience every actor approached differently. "I think that Warner Brothers was a little loath to do it". There was no Netflix streaming, no Amazon Prime when " Gilmore Girls " was originally on the air, but the renaissance of online content delivery has revolutionized the entertainment business - and allowed for beloved older properties like " ...

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Hundreds gather to protest hate at park named for Beastie Boys member

It was renamed Adam Yauch Park in 2013 after the Beastie Boy , stage name MCA , died at 47 in 2012 after a long battle with cancer. Aside from showing up on this cold day, fans showed support by sporting home-made signs like "No!" The founding Beastie Boys member urged concerned citizens to protest , donate money to Black Lives Matter, Planned Parenthood, and The United Way of Flint, Michigan.

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Kanye West's Hospitalization: 5 Things We've Learned So Far

Rapper Kanye West was admitted to a Los Angeles hospital hours after he abruptly cancelled his " Saint Pablo Tour ", media reports said Tuesday. Kanye West is hospitalized at UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles and is under observation . "It's very hard to explain, but something has happened recently, where he's not the 'Ye that everyone knows", the source added .

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Swizz Beatz speaks of 'worry' for 'misunderstood genius' Kanye West

Kanye West was hospitalized in Los Angeles Monday, but despite reports claiming otherwise, People magazine reports the rapper was not placed on a 5150 psychiatric hold prior to being admitted. "He went to the hospital at will under the advice of his physician". Kanye's hospitalization came following the announcement that the rapper had cancelled the remainder of his Saint Pablo tour .

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Brad Pitt, Marion Cotillard: old-fashioned glamour from 'Allied'

Disheartened as their relationship shifts between love and betrayal, Cotillard milks the melancholy with a touch of Piafian pathos. "Brad really, really rose to the occasion with his emotional portrayal of Max ", Zemeckis said. Marion said: "Usually, you can have one reading, one dinner, and then you jump into the shooting of the movie ". Zemeckis often uses cutting edge technology in his films; he blended cartoons and real life in "Who Framed Roger Rabbit?" and "The Polar Express " was ...

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Fox Sets Release Dates For Marvel Films, Kingsman 2, More

Filming on the first of four new Avatar films begun in April. The studio has set December 21st, 2018 as the release date for the film from Lightstorm Entertainment, Cameron's production company. That date has been speculated to be reserved for Gambit for quite some time, but that film has suffered multiple production delays, so it's likely been moved further down the road.

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Honey G hits back: "I feel like I'm being discriminated against!"

I couldn't believe she was in the bottom two. Speaking to Hello! magazine , Cheryl, 33, said she "really hopes" Honey G wins. "She's very serious and she takes herself so seriously but I don't think X Factor is for a joke act". "But the truth is, unless Honey performs a miracle, she's not gonna win this show", he said. "To be honest, I'm just proud of myself for getting this far", said Ryan afterwards.

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Honey G opens up about anti-semitic abuse

She is definitely my biggest competition. "I've experienced [anti-Semitism] the whole of my life", she told Jewish News . The singer has basically said that he thinks Honey G is a joke and she should never have made it through to the live shows in the first place, never mind be within the final 7.

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Amber Rose's Ex Handcuffed, Hospitalized; Stress, Anxiety, Kim

Kanye West is as notorious a beatmaker, record producer and rapper as he is a narcissistic rant-monster. Kanye's private doctor had reportedly informed the emergency services that there was a "psychiatric emergency" but gave responders an alias for the 39-year-old rapper, saying he was a man named Jim Jones who "suffers from temporary psychosis".

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'Fantastic Beasts' dethrones 'Doctor Strange' at the box office

So yes, Warner Bros. made a spinoff. " Fantastic Beasts " opened at 4,144 locations in USA and Canada this three-day weekend and grossed USD75 million. The movie , which stars Benedict Cumberbatch as neurosurgeon Stephen Strange - whose life changes forever after a horrific vehicle accident - is the 14th film in Disney's "Marvel Cinematic Universe".

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Comparing MVPs Kris Bryant and Mike Trout

He becomes the first MVP from a losing team since Alex Rodriguez for Texas in 2003 and just the fifth player ever to accomplish the feat, joining Hall of Famers Ernie Banks (1958 and 1959), Andre Dawson (1987) and Cal Ripken (1991). While nearly any Angels fan would agree that he should have won his fifth MVP this year , his second MVP will suffice for now. (David Ortiz undoubtedly took some votes away from Betts, but the voters typically dock points for being a designated hitter.) Had ...

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Passengers spend night aboard as high winds prevent BC ferry from docking

The ferry has now docked - passengers arrived just before 7 a.m. Thursday morning. Environment Canada reported gusts topping 100 kilometres per hour around some of the southern Gulf Islands and Marshall says docking at the exposed Tsawwassen terminal can be hard under those conditions.

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Blac Chyna and Rob Kardashian Reveal the Name of Their Baby Girl

And Rob has since taken to his own Instagram account to praise his partner - who also has four-year-old son King Cairo with her former partner Tyga - for being "so strong". "You're having a girl!" the doctor then tells the parents-to-be. Kardashian's mom, Kris Jenner, and her boyfriend, Corey Gamble , were also seen at the hospital.

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Trump wants Farage to represent UK in US but May says no

Independence Party (UKIP). "He would do a great job!" The role is now held by Sir Kim Darroch and a spokesman for Prime Minister Theresa May added that he was "an excellent ambassador who only took up post in January and traditionally they serve four years or even longer".


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