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North Korea Rolls Out Missiles During Founder's Birthday Celebrations

Concern has grown since the US Navy fired 59 Tomahawk missiles at a Syrian airfield last week in response to a deadly gas attack. The North's warning came as leader Kim Jong Un , looking relaxing relaxed in a dark suit and laughing with aides, oversaw a military parade at Pyongyang's main Kim Il Sung square, named after his grandfather, on his birth anniversary.

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Breaking Down the Star Wars: The Last Jedi Trailer

The trailer ends with Skywalker saying from a dark cave that "it's time for the Jedi to end". Is Luke Skywalker throwing in the towel? It probably has something to do with the fact that Star Wars consumes my very existence and is by far my biggest passion in life, yeah it must be something to do with that.

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Carrie Fisher will not appear in Star Wars Episode 9

In " The Force Awakens ", Adam Driver's Kylo Ren has turned to the dark side after being tutored by Luke. He also introduced video clips of George Lucas and " The Last Jedi " director Rian Johnson in which they share anecdotes about working with Fisher.

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Chuck Berry: Fans queue to pay their last respects

Berry - known as the Father of Rock "n" Roll, died on March 18 aged 90. In a seven-minute speech interrupted by moments of Simmons becoming choked-up, he described his own experience as a Israeli immigrant coming to America and seeing Chuck Berry on television.

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Roeper's Movie Reviews: 'Fate of the Furious', 'Outcasts'

All the while, director F. Gary Gray injects every shot with kinetic energy. The eighth film in the franchise is named as such because the future of the diverse group of racers is called into question, and it's what's called a "critic- proof movie ", meaning those who will see it don't much care whether those who review it are fans.

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Marvel publishing Captain Phasma series to bridge Force Awakens and Last Jedi

While some reckon she could be Obi-Wan Kenobi's granddaughter, the most popular theory is that Luke Skywalker is her father. Meanwhile, Rian Johnson, director of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, revealed that Carrie helped him re-write the movie's screenplay.

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Son levels S Korean scoring record as Spurs beat Bournemouth

But, having come off the bench in the 4-0 thrashing of Watford last weekend, the England striker is now back in the starting line-up as Spurs prepare to take on the Cherries at White Hart Lane. The 23-year-old striker was still regaining sharpness during his 79 minutes on the field. Dembele set Tottenham on its way to a seventh league win in a row for the first time since 1967 by scoring in the 16th minute.

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'Power Paandi' will work across languages: Subramaniam Siva

Director Subramania Siva who directed Thiruda Thirudi and Seedan will be directing the Telugu version of Pa Paandi. Impressed by the film, Mohan Babu has given his nod for the Telugu remake. Currently, the actor is recovering from a recent surgery. "He is now recuperating from a surgery, and we will go on floors in the next couple of months".

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North Korea displays new missiles in military parade

An official from South Korea's Defense Ministry couldn't immediately confirm whether any of the rockets represented a new type of ICBM. The portraits of late leaders Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il are seen lit at dawn at Kim Il Sung Square on Saturday, April 15, 2017, in Pyongyang , North Korea.

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United Has Changed Its Policy for Overbooking Flights and Removing Passengers

United has offered compensation. The change comes after video showed passenger David Dao being pulled from his seat and dragged down the aisle after refusing to give up his seat on the flight. The airline had to cancel more than 3,500 flights, leaving customers fuming and crew members in limbo. Emergency workers got on to the plane when it touched down in Calgary and he was given a clean bill of health.

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'Survivor' Contestant Outed As Transgender By Castmate; GLAAD Voices Support

The fellow tribe members were visibly distressed and expressed their shock that Varner would reveal such a personal matter about someone else. The remaining players voiced their disapproval of Varner's action and he was voted off. Since Survivor episodes are taped months in advance, its producers have been preparing for the social media uproar that erupted Thursday over Smith's outing.

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Why is it called Good Friday and what's so good about it?

Good Friday is a reminder of the great sacrifice that Jesus made on our behalf. Other Christian denominations also observed the day by attending special prayer services in their respective churches. He said Easter was not for excessive drinking, eating, adultery, fornication and engaging in all sorts of social vices that defeats the goal of Christ's death.

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Mark Hamill: Star Wars Tribute To Carrie Fisher Is 'Therapy'

The teaser does not feel its 2:12 minutes, giving very few plot points to fans, concluding on the revelation that Luke Skywalker wants to end the Jedi. "So sadly, Carrie will not be in IX", Kennedy clarifies. Todd told New York Daily News earlier this month that he and Carrie's daughter, Billie Lourd, had given Disney and Lucasfilm permission to use footage from The Last Jedi in the as yet untitled Episode 9, due out in 2019.

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Trump says health care before tax reform

Still, the health care debacle showed it may be worth reviving one signature of the Reagan-era tax rewrite: more public hearings on the minutiae of the measure. "Obamacare is dead next month if it doesn't get that money", Trump said. Chris Whalen, an independent financial analyst said, "If they went with repatriation instead of a corporate tax cut, that's going to take a lot of wind out of the markets sails".

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Charlie Murphy Dies After Leukemia Battle; Comedian was 57

Thank you for not only being a friend but for believing in me when I was young in this comedy game. "We respectfully ask for privacy during this time of great loss for al of us". He later hosted a sketch series on Crackle, had his own Comedy Central stand-up special, and acted on the Adult Swim series Black Jesus . After Chappelle left the show in 2005, Murphy (along with cast member Donnell Rawlings ) briefly took over hosting duties for the show's truncated third season.

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Star Wars: The Last Jedi Teaser Does Just That

Speaking at a special event in Orlando, Florida, created to celebrate 40 years of the epic franchise, Mark said: "Determined and tough, but with a vulnerability that made you root for her and want her to succeed in being happy". Fisher died in December but had wrapped shooting " The Last Jedi " before her death, and was honored with an emotional video tribute as the convention opened Thursday.

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USA releases footage of 'mother of all bombs' being dropped

Army Gen. John W. Nicholson Jr. said, the morning after the U.S. dropped the most powerful non-nuclear bomb ever used in combat on an ISIS underground complex in Afghanistan. forces conducting clearance operations in the region. The increased death toll in Nangarhar was announced as officials in southern Helmand province reported that at least 11 civilians were killed and one wounded in two roadside bomb blasts overnight.

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Arvind Kejriwal Again Raises Issue Of EVM 'Manipulation'

This behaviour of EC hints that all of this may be transpiring under its own directions, he said. "After winning the MCD elections, we will compel the (Arvind) Kejriwal government to provide funds for the regularisation of the unauthorised colonies in Delhi", Tiwari said at a public meeting in Sitapuri area.

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Two Cops Fired After Violent Traffic Stop Videos Surface

Thursday. Several hours later, police said that supervisor, Sgt. Michael Bongiovanni, had also been fired after a second video surfaced of him punching Hollins, who had his hands in the air. In the video, the officer accuses Cain of jaywalking and orders him to stop. Thomas asked the witness. Arrest warrants accuse him of "ignoring verbal commands to exit vehicle and then refusing to place hands behind back after he was told he was under arrest".

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Jimmy Kimmel Breaks Down in Tears During a Touching Don Rickles Tribute

No one was exempt from Rickles' insults, not fans or presidents or such fellow celebrities as Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and Johnny Carson. "I know it sounds insane to say he was too young", Kimmel added, "but he was because he was youthful, and amusing, and sharp and generous".

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'Star Wars: Episode IX' Spoilers: Carrie Fisher's Death Resulted In Major Changes

The actress' brother, Todd Fisher, had told various media outlets that his sister would have a role in the ninth installment. In January, weeks after Fisher's death at age 60, Disney squashed fan rumors that it would digitally recreate the actress for the untitled " Episode IX ".

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Coachella 2017: Radiohead set interrupted by sound issues

Another happened during 15 Step , with the second audio failure lasting for most of the song, although the band persisted for some time before the stage went dark. However, the rockers were unaware of the issues, and carried on performing. "But we're Radiohead so fuck it". Despite the technical issues, the band powered through the rest of the set, which included performances of " Creep ", " Paranoid Android ", and " Karma Police ".

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After Masters, top players eye more majors

Garcia is no longer that 19-year-old with curly hair and freckles, sprinting up the fairway at Medinah as he tried to chase down Woods in the 1999 PGA Championship . "It was very special that Sergio could win on what would have been Seves 60th birthday", he said. The most disappointing part of Sunday's final round was the lack of a move by Rickie Fowler or Jordan Spieth during the day.

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Eight Advertisers Have Now Pulled Out

In total, the payments to deal with the allegations of sexual harassment and other inappropriate actions cost around $13 million, the Times investigation found. "Mr. O'Reilly is fully committed to supporting our efforts to improve the environment for all our employees at Fox News ". O'Reilly has been Fox News' biggest star for almost 20 years and the host of The O'Reilly Factor , the most watched news show on cable.

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Kapil Sharma unfollows Chandan Prabhakar and Ali Asgar?

I am now shooting for the show. I wasn't there when it happened, so I can't say much, as they would know better who said what and who felt what. First Raju Srivastava and now Upasana Singh - Kapil Sharma seems to be missing his old partners, or maybe the time has come for this popular comedian to depend on his previous teammates.

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Federal Bureau of Investigation monitored Trump aide for Russian Federation links

Pressed by Fox News on allegations that he provided energy documents to a Russian intelligence operative, he said, "It was the same energy documents that I quote unquote sent, gave to my students at NYU". "I have not, since the inauguration, I have not spoken with anyone", said Page. Light contact, and no discussions of anything substantive, related to the things that have been accused'.

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Watch STRANGER THINGS Get The MST3K Treatment

A record-breaking Kickstarter - $6 million, in all - allowed for 14 new episodes, all available now on Netflix. What are you waiting for? Hodgson began raising money online to fund another season of the series, and after raising enough, Netflix stepped in as the platform for the new episodes to air.

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Freese helps Pirates snap cold streak

Felipe Rivero got pinch hitter Willson Contreras to ground into a force out at third base after Bryant, Rizzo and Jason Heyward loaded the bases. Freese doubled twice and scored two runs. Murphy extended his hitting streak to 10 games with a third-inning single. Syndergaard struck out four and still hasn't walked a batter in 19 innings this season.

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Rep. Maxine Waters: Trump and O'Reilly Should Be Arrested

But major advertisers of "The O'Reilly Factor" are steering clear of the program in light of the report that first appeared in The New York Times and led the National Organization for Women and other advocacy groups to call for Fox News to fire O'Reilly.

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Running behind: Marathons may delay medical care for others

Erikson said she wasn't especially interested in running the Boston Marathon until she started participating in running groups and following runners on Facebook. "The last few years, I've been a bit slower". "I live in the mountains and I'd like to try", he says. I did the Martha's Vineyard 20-Miler in February and felt really good after that, and as a effect, I tried to kick up my speed a little more than I should have, and I wound up hurting my left knee.

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Mark Hamill pays tribute to Carrie Fisher

Director Rian Johnson unveiled a teaser at the Star Wars Celebration fan event in Orlando on Friday. Let's try that one again, shall we? Billie honoured Carrie by wearing a white custom Tom Ford dress with long sleeves, reminiscent of the famous outfit the Star Wars legend modelled in earlier films in her role as Princess Leia.

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Fear the Walking Dead Renewed For Season 4

What might sound like all doom and gloom is not the case though, as those figures still managed to make Fear the Walking Dead the second highest rated original scripted series for AMC . To be blunt, Fear the Walking Dead is a show that plays for integrity and emotional honesty where The Walking Dead often opts for gut punches and melodrama.

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Bill O'Reilly Will Take Vacation in Midst of Sexual-Harassment Controversy

Bill O'Reilly", Walsh said in a YouTube video recording of her phone call to the Fox complaint hotline. O'Reilly spokesperson Mark Fabiani told CNNMoney that O'Reilly would return to the program on April 24, and in his absence, a series of rotating hosts would anchor the show.

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Sugar Bear Goes After Pumpkin in Mama June Reunion

In a new episode of Mama June: From Not Too Hot , June was real candid about how she feels about her ex. In an interview with ET earlier this month, Honey Boo Boo called her relationship with Sugar Bear "non-existent". After speaking with Judge Toler separately, 37-year-old Mama June was joined by Sugar Bear and Jennifer on the opposite couch for the sit-down discussion about the former couple's 11-year-old daughter, Alana "Honey Boo Boo" Thompson.

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MOAB strike: United States military defend use of massive bomb in Afghanistan

But the USA military brought out the biggest conventional bomb in its arsenal for the first time to hit the Islamic State group, which has a far smaller, but growing presence in Afghanistan - an apparent reflection of President Donald Trump's vows for a more no-holds-barred campaign against the group.


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