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Anthony Rapp Joins 'Star Trek: Discovery' As Gay Character

It appears that Jones is set to play Lieutenant Saru, a science officer with Starfleet who hails from a new alien race. Michelle Yeoh ( Wing Chun , Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon ) will play captain of the starship Shenzhou , Han Bo. The drama will then move exclusively to CBS' digital streaming service CBS All Access . Still unknown are who will play the captain of the Discovery or the show's main character: a first officer based on Number One (Majel Barrett), Captain Pike's ...

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'Avatar 2' Confirmed Release Date Revealed

Meanwhile, Stephen Lang, who reprises his role of Colonel Miles Quaritch in " Avatar 2" recently talked about the sequels of " Avatar " and what fans can expect from it. Fans of the show are hoping that no more delays in production will happen. During his interview with Empire Magazine, Landau explained that just like Avatar , they have again collaborated with Peter Jackson's WETA technology to create CGI for the film, and all the graphically enhanced character design takes a lot of time.

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New information suggests Christmas 2018 launch

Cameron wants the sequels to come out "as close together as possible" which is why it's meant to film the 4 sequels simultaneously. Now it seems to be that the Avatar 2 release date may finally be fixed. Aside from " Avatar 2 ", three additional sequels are set to be released in 2020, 2022 and 2023. Cameron first announced the sequel films starting in the cinemas in December 2014 with the next one following in 2015.

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AT&T unveils DirecTV Now streaming service ahead of November 30 launch

AT&T also has some interesting offers with DirecTV Now . He expected consumers to be interested in an introductory offer that lets you get the 100-plus channel package for $35 monthly as long as you keep the service. The new service will be available initially on Amazon Fire TV devices, Apple TV, Android and iOS smartphone and devices, desktop computers, Vizio SmartCast displays and coming to Roku in three to four weeks.

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Supergirl season 2, episode 8 recap: Medusa

For Lena, that shadow is obvious. Teasing aside, Lena foiling her mothers plans was by far one of my favorite aspects of tonights episode. There's also Kara playing Monopoly in her Supergirl duds, which was a surreal visual but completely true to the character.

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'Active Shooter' is dead at Ohio State University; 8 taken to hospital

First reports were of seven victims who were hospitalized, however now there is some discrepancy of anywhere from eight to ten victims. Somali-born Artan was living in the U.S. " Run Hide Fight ", the university's emergency management office tweeted. The shelter in place has been lifted. He graduated from The Ohio State University in 2012 with a bachelor's degree in security and intelligence.

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Fiat Heir Lapo Elkann Arrested for Faking His Own Kidnapping With Escort

Over the weekend, unidentified police sources reported that Elkan was suspected of faking his own kidnapping after running out of cash during a Thanksgiving bash in NY, as reported by Autonews . Elkann's current problems began when he flew into NYC on Thanksgiving, and began blowing up the phones of several escort agencies. He met up with a female escort on West 49th Street and was then introduced by her to the transgender escort, identified as Curtis McKinstry , 29, the sources added.

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'Moana' wins Thanksgiving weekend box office

Disney's Moana is undoubtedly the star of her own story, but arrogant demigod (or demi-guy) Maui makes a pretty charismatic foil for the heroine in the animation studio's latest hit . What, if anything, did you see at the theaters this weekend, and what do you want to see at the movies in the weeks to come? Meanwhile, Hollywood legend Beatty's first movie in 15 years crashed and burned.

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New Orleans Police: Bourbon Street Shooting Leaves 1 Dead, 9 Injured

Toliver, a 25-year-old Baton Rouge tattoo artist who was in town to celebrate his birthday, was shot shortly after he left his hotel room with his fiancee, NOLA .com reported. None of the people who were shot are the intended targets. "Everything we could do, we did", said Chief Harrison when speaking about police response.

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Shannen Doherty starts radiation treatment, shares photo from first day

Shannen Doherty attends Stand Up To Cancer 2016. In the new snap, Miz Doherty bravely showed off her lovely bald head just before her first radiation therapy treatment. She has previously undergone a mastectomy and chemotherapy. Full panic attack. Sometimes, you just get sick of being poked. "It remakes you so many different times".

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Plane crash in Colombia kills 75 people; sixth survivor found under wreckage

Chapecoense was traveling to play the first leg of the Copa Sudamericana final against Colombian team Atletico Nacional. All were apparently alive and one of them was reportedly a Chapecoense defender named Alan Ruschel . As the plane was approaching Medellin, Colombia, reports say the crew reported electrical problems and were given expedited clearing to land, then air traffic controllers lost contact with the plane.

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'Fantastic Beasts' Hits $23.5 Million in Two Days at International Box Office

Warner Bros. "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" cashed in on " Harry Potter " fever, hauling in $8.75 million in Thursday previews across approximately 3,900 locations. The movie's action would likely frighten little kids and the 133-minute runtime would likely make them antsy but teens and adults will love it. This movie has a bit of everything and it's all done well.

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PM will not attend funeral for Fidel Castro

The visitors are arriving at the same time that tens of thousands begin paying homage to Castro in Havana and a state-sanctioned ban on live music has hushed the capital's usually festive nightlife. "He did so many things for the Cuban people, it's incredible, innumerable". Trudeau did not meet with Fidel Castro during his official visit two weeks ago.

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CW's New Archie Series "Riverdale" Is Gothy, Gloomy-And Sexy

According to TVGuide.com, Archie comics will release an exclusive 48-page one-shot comic book based on Riverdale . Debuted through Entertainment Weekly , the tiny promo does little to actually give us any story details about Riverdale , but it's all about tone.

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Terror suspects held in France 'were planning attack for next week'

This extension was allowed under a legislation that covers imminent terror attacks. In normal circumstances they should have been charged or freed by Thursday, but France has been under a state of emergency since the Islamic State attacks in November a year ago.

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Pope Francis empowers Catholic priests to forgive abortion

On Sunday, as he brought the jubilee to an end by closing the bronze-panelled Holy Door in Saint Peter's Square, Francis gave an interview in which he slammed abortion as "a horrendous crime". Catholics who have or perform an abortion can be immediately excommunicated from the Church. "But it's a wise pastoral move", he says, "The pope realizes that by articulating this publicly, in a way that would get wide press attention, he can articulate clearly that any woman can approach any confessor ...

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Google and Facebook move to kick fake news sites off ad networks

Facebook has faced criticism for its role in the USA presidential elections - specifically for spreading and perpetuating inaccurate stories dressed up as real news. Buzzfeed reports that some Facebook staffers, unhappy with Zuckerberg's response to the fake news issue, have set up an unofficial working group within the company to try and deal with the problem.

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Facebook, Google Take Small Steps To Stop Spread Of Fake News

Google and Facebook will be fighting back against fake news sites amid mounting criticism that misleading information may have influenced the presidential election. In a statement to the Wall Street Journal on Monday, Facebook said this rule was already implied, but it has now updated its policies to make it explicit.

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Beyoncé Just Launched Christmas Jumpers So You Can Sleigh All Day

Elsewhere there are lemon badges, caps adorned with the citrus fruit, phone covers with her Bey Hive slogan "Boy Bye" and caps with the slogan of our favorite spicy condiment, "Hot Sauce". You can even get a t-shirt that features a stocking packed with lemons in it to honor her most recent album. The line ranges from $16 to $60 available in sizes S to 2XL.

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South Korean President To Speak Amid Impeachment Demands

However, it is unclear now whether Park would resign at this point in the process, if parliament is seen to have expressed its will, or if she would wait for the court to rule. Even some of her allies have called on her to "honorably" step down rather than face impeachment. On Sunday, prosecutors said President Park might have also conspired to pressure KT, the country's second largest telecom company, to direct lucrative advertising contracts to Choi and her friends.

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France's center-right parties hold primary to pick presidential candidate

In a major upset, Fillon , a pro-business conservative, took more than 44 percent of the vote to around 28 percent for former prime minister and foreign minister Juppe and just under 21 percent for Sarkozy , according to almost complete results.

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Intel Core i3 7350K Outperforms Previous Generations i5s In Single Score Benchmarks

KitGuru Says: There have been quite a few Kaby Lake leaks recently to keep on top of but now it looks like we can start to get a decent idea of what performance to expect. The i5-6700 and the i5-4670K processors had scored 9982 and 10036 points respectively in the multicore testing. The Intel Kaby Lake processor is going to support a native playback of 4k video .

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Warner Bros' 'Fantastic Beasts' tops box office

Warner Bros' "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" debuted at first place this weekend in Northern America. While No. 2 at the box office this year, Warner Bros. The film , set 70 years before Potter's birth, stars Oscar victor Eddie Redmayne as a "magizoologist" seeking monsters in 1920s New York City. Two other new releases floundered on opening weekend.

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What If the Cast of 'Gilmore Girls' Got Their Own Spinoffs?

For seven seasons Yanic Truesdale played the uptight, easily annoyed Frenchman Michel Gerard who worked alongside Lorelai Gilmore on Gilmore Girls . 'He cares about Rory , but at the end of the day, he just doesn't fit into this world. The two obviously have lingering feelings, but after one last tryst in New Hampshire, they decide to break it off for good.

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Bosses increase security after Honey G stage invasion

See: Did Ryan Lawrie Just Spill The Beans On Honey G's X Factor "Character"? Case in point, we had one act appear in the Bottom 2 for the first time ever, while another act landed in the Bottom 2 for only the second time this season. Head judge Simon Cowell said after the stunt: "I thought that was part of the act for a moment". Fellow judge Louis Walsh then chipped in: "I want to talk to you as well".

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Controversy in Russia over Holocaust ice dance routine

In an Instagram post about the dance, the former Olympic champion said her skating with her partner was based on Roberto Benigni's 1997 movie - Life is attractive. remember that awful time, which I hope, God willing, they will never know". The Jerusalem Post reports that Russian TV aired a different Nazi-inspired dance number back in April.

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Google remembers "Little Women" Alcott with doodle

Through all her social work, Alcott continued writing and working on novels and short stories. She even wrote under the pen name a AM Barnard books like "A Long Fatal Love Chase" and "Pauline's Passion and Punishment". The image itself shows the March sisters, who star in the iconic children's novel. Jo was known for strewing manuscript pages in her wake, charging ahead with the courage of her convictions, and cherishing her family above all.

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Fantastic Beasts Dethrones Doctor Strange at the Box Office

But " Fantastic Beasts " does not feature any of the same central characters, and it takes place in 1926 NY instead of present-day Britain. Since the first Harry Potter film showed in 2001, no other contemporary magical world has replaced it in the Box Office.

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'Moonlight' shines brightest at Trump-focused Gotham Awards

The cast of Moonlight poses together in the press room after being awarded the Special Jury Award for Ensemble Performance at the 2016 Gotham Independent Film Awards! Affleck could also be challenged by Adam Driver's performance in Jim Jarmusch's " Paterson " for best actor .

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Pokemon Sun & Moon: Places That Matter For EXP Gains

As the new-generation Pokemon game, the Pokemon Sun and Moon did not live up to the said expectations. "To be sure that your Pokemon bounty gets included in the final count, be sure to use Game Sync by December 13". Fans have big expectations with regards to the anticipated released of the newest franchise Pokemon Game. Likely one of the main reasons the Pokemon series has stood out from other role-playing game franchises over the years is because it has always placed a large ...

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Florence Henderson remembered for enthusiasm, kindness

She sat in the audience giving support to her Brady Bunch co-star Maureen McCormick . So many have gone this year. Florence started getting recognition from the people from the serial " The Brady Bunch " by playing the role of Carol Brady.

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Analytical Approach on Price Target Estimates: Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F)

Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) [ Trend Analysis ] tries to capture market sentiments, shares build up 1.18% to $12.04. General Motors Company Auto Manufacturers - Major has a PEG of 0.47 alongside a PS value of 0.32 and a PB value of 1.19. They were forecasting US$1.25 per share three months ago. Qci Asset Mgmt Ny reported 20 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Franklin Street Advisors Inc.

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Mercedes to confront Rosberg-Hamilton 'anarchy'

It was the 53rd win of Hamilton's career, but his antics irked his team and Rosberg in the closing laps and the team's technical chief Paddy Lowe came on the radio to order him to speed up. "It's been an fantastic season", Horner said. The team ended "second in the constructors, won two grands prix, in Barcelona, Max the youngest ever victor in F1, Daniel achieving a one-two finish in Malaysia plus 14 other podiums, it's been an incredible year for us", said Horner.

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Nintendo coming to Universal Theme Parks

Shigeru Miyamoto and Mark Woodbury of Universal Creative also shared early insights on the collaboration between Nintendo and Universal Parks & Resorts in a video of YouTube. Planning and creation are underway for these themed areas, but no announcement of a grand opening has been revealed, though the different parks will open attractions separately of each other.

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Watch The Trailer For The Beaches Remake

Menzel and Long will play the leads that were originally portrayed by Barbara Hershey and Bette Midler . Their friendship, even with its ups and downs, sustains them for decades. Hillary (Long) is the daughter of a prominent civil rights lawyer who struggles to find her own destiny. The musical nature of the film plays well to the strengths of the Tony award-winner, as it will include remakes of its signature songs, The Glory of Love and the Grammy-winning Wind Beneath My Wings , which ...


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