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Ewan McGregor to Star in Disney's 'Christopher Robin'

Ewan McGregor is being eyed to star in Disney's latest live-action film titled Christopher Robin. This film, though, tells the story of British author A.A. " The Jungle Book " producer Brigham Taylor is producing the live-action film. Strangely, this would be the second Christopher Robin/Winnie The Pooh project to make it to the screen: Goodbye Christopher Robin, directed by Simon Curtis ( Woman In Gold ), is due for release in November and focuses on the life of Milne (played by Domhnall ...

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Orlando Bloom 'pikey' storm: Radio 1 apologises for offensive slur

British actor Orlando Bloom has urged the media to move on from his infamous nude paddle boarding photos , because he is so "over" having to discuss the images. A representative for BBC Radio 1 has been contacted for comment. 'We apologised to listeners afterwards for any offence caused'. Bloom pretended to remove his jacket, saying, "I'll take my clothes off!" He added: "I saw the film, I have a cameo in the movie".

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The first trailer for Star Wars: The Last Jedi is finally here…

By now the question isn't 'have you seen The Last Jedi trailer?', but rather 'how many times have you seen it?' This time around, the story will follow Iden Versio, commander of Inferno Squad , which is an "Imperial Special Forces" unit.

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'Star Wars: Episode IX' gets summer 2019 release date

Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi is due for release in December this year. The Han Solo movie is now set to debut in May of 2018, so if Disney sticks to this schedule, it will indicate a slight shift for its Star Wars movies. Steven Spielberg is back in the director's chair, while Harrison Ford will return as the intrepid whip-cracking archeologist. Rian Johnson is the director for the upcoming Star Wars: The Last Jedi, and he himself has also contributed to the script of ...

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Metropolitan Museum May Start Charging Admission to Out-of-Towners

There could soon be another divide between the two groups, as the city's Metropolitan Museum of Art may start charging admission to nonresidents. The Metropolitan Museum of NY and the city government are weighing charging admission for the first time in the museum's almost 125-year history.

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Healthy Canadian dairy industry irks Donald Trump

US dairy groups say the issue will hurt the entire USA dairy industry, and President Trump said in Wisconsin this week that the existing rules were unfair. He says the US now enjoys a $400-million dairy surplus with Canada. The president took issue with Canadian changes on milk classification that he said have put farmers in Wisconsin and NY state out of business.

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New Kosciuszko Bridge Opens to Traffic Tonight

The first span will be converted to five lanes of Queens-bound traffic when the second span containing four lanes opens in 2020 for Brooklyn-bound traffic. "For too long we have relied on the legacy of our grandparents", he said. The $55 million project will keep the regional economy going while making improvements to the crossing, such as an increased daily capacity to support the approximately 100,000 cars that use bridge everyday.

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Mnuchin: Trump has released plenty of financial info

Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday cheered the administration's tax proposals, while allowing that the initial one-page plan left out crucial details. Under the president's plan, they would pay a lower rate of 15 percent. The Congressional Research Service reviewed tax cuts since 1945 and found no evidence they generate economic growth.

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Jeff Goldblum Returning for JURASSIC WORLD Sequel

In an interview with Fandango past year, the actor was asked whether he might consider playing Dr. Malcolm in a future film. My door is not always open - I took the door off. We will see Jeff Goldblum next year as Jurassic World 2 is slated to be released on June 22, 2018 . Universal shouldn't have a problem making its next dinosaur movie a commercial success - " Jurassic World " took in almost $1.7 billion worldwide - but if the studio wants this sequel to outperform expectations, it needs ...

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Congress Likely To Avoid Government Shutdown (At Least For Another Week)

Trump told a gathering of conservative media reporters that he might be willing to wait until September for the funding. Even though Trump's fellow Republicans control both chambers of Congress, they only have 52 seats in the Senate. The major sticking point focuses on Obamacare payments that are made to health insurers to help low-income people enrolled under the health care law with out-of-pocket expenses.

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Defeat is not an option against Anthony Joshua - Wladimir Klitschko

Names like Andre Ward, Lucian Bute, Mikkel Kessler, Andre Dirrell and Jermain Taylor. "So when he (Klitschko) rushes in, just imagine he charges in and you're not ready". It's an educated gamble by his team. I'm considered like food for lions in this fight. The best man wins. If the man who fought Fury and lost badly turns up, you'd make Joshua a slight favourite.

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Trump Willing to Renegotiate NAFTA

I will terminate NAFTA". The news has fuelled relief on trading floors as President Trump has previously hit out at the agreement - calling it a "disaster" that has killed American jobs - as well as other deals the United States has signed globally.

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Express FM's spoiler-free preview of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

Here are the best of Gunn's behind the scenes photos that show how these films might be just as fun behind the scenes, just in a very different way. and Chris Evans . Set to the backdrop of Awesome Mixtape #2, the Guardians of the Galaxy sequel continues the team's adventures as they traverse the outer reaches of the cosmos.

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FCC chief lays out attack on 'net neutrality' rules

CAGW President Tom Schatz said, "Chairman Pai is taking an important step to free the internet from government control, bring high-speed internet to more Americans, boost competition, and create more jobs in both the construction and use of new networks".

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For Honor Gets Two New DLC Heroes

For Honor's Samurai faction is also getting a new class with this update called the Shinobi. Ubisoft's finally confirmed the new classes coming to For Honor , the Shinobi and the Centurion. The Centurion is a Roman gladiator type of character with leather straps as armor and a sharp gladius ready to cut opponents up at a close distance.

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Trump, Democrats and GOP all unpopular

Trump campaigned on a promise of instant disruption, but indirectly acknowledged that change doesn't come quickly to Washington . The 100-days measure has been a focus of the media since former President Franklin D Roosevelt, who signed 15 major pieces of legislation early in his presidency, reports CNN .

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Disney all set for its summer 2019 release of 'Star Wars IX'

Indiana Jones series star Harrison Ford , who will be 78 by the time the movie hits screens, is all set to reprise his role as the legendary adventurer. While "Empire Strikes Back" was a June film, "Return of the Jedi" came out May 25, 1983 and all three of George Lucas' prequel films came out in May.

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White House showcases President Trump's accomplishments in first 100 days

The meeting is set to take place in a secure auditorium in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building, which would allow Trump himself to drop into the briefing. Trump has also held out the prospect of a better trade deal with the USA if China solves the problem. Trump will have signed the most executive orders, during his first 100 days, than any administration since World War II.

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Coca-Cola to cut 1200 jobs, boosts savings target

Coca-Cola announced job cuts for as many as 1,200 corporate employees as the company revealed a continued first quater sales slump in sodas, its largest product category. Price Target is basically a projection of future price of a company's stock by the expert analysis of investment analysts or investment firms. This is an increase of approximately 139% compared to the average volume of 4,494 put options.

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Trump Monument Review: Make It 'Open, Transparent,' Says Pew

Congressional Republicans and anti-public lands advocates loudly proclaim that monuments are created unilaterally, without local input. Trump administration officials used the ceremony to tout the Republican president's accomplishments during his first 100 days in office.

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Mourinho working players to the bone as Guardiola praises Man Utd midfielder

United head into tonight's game trailing their Manchester counterparts by just one point, and could break into the top four with a victory this evening. We're going to see. & #8220;I feel like I'm a better supervisor than before because I learned a lot and am more experienced. Mourinho was alluding to the fact United can also qualify for the Champions League by winning the Europa League, ahead of their two-legged semi-final against Celta Vigo next month.

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Trump hotel in Vegas draws attention, arson case, protesters

The fires brought more than 45 Clark County Fire Department personnel, arson investigators and Metro detectives to the hotel bearing the president's name. A security guard reportedly was injured, but it's unknown how serious he was hurt. According to the Las Vegas Review-Journal, the man believed to be responsible for starting the conflagration was taken into custody Wednesday night.

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Ann Coulter's UC Berkeley debacle: Rob Schneider defends free speech

Coulter canceled a planned appearance at Berkeley on Thursday after the group that invited her pulled its support amid threats of violence. After roughly a month of heated deliberation, broadcast personality Ann Coulter says she won't speak at the University of California, Berkeley.

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Bollywood mourns as Vinod Khanna breathed his last

The actor is survived by his wife, Kavita Khanna, and four children - Rahul, Akshaye, Sakshi, and Shraddha. At this point, Khanna and his wife divorced and he moved with Rajneesh to America. The actor was the BJP member of the Lok Sabha from Gurdaspur in Punjab. This included the film Mera Dost Mera Dushman (1984) which starred Shatrughan Sinha instead according to an interview Khanna gave to Blockbuster magazine.

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National monuments 'massive federal land grab'

President Trump has directed the Interior Department to "review" all large national monuments created since 1996 to recommend ways for Congress to shrink or abolish them.Two palm trees mark the entrance to the Whitewater Preserve hike, the trail that will eventually hook up with the Pacific Crest Trail.

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Trump says 100-day milestone not 'meaningful'

It's a basic disaster. But because Roosevelt's opening blitz was such a political success, presidents have taken to it as a political gimmick, and of course, the media has always loved easy anniversary pegs. So Trump's aides are contributing to a spectacle that they simultaneously dismiss as meaningless, knowing it is a priority for their boss as he juggles bold campaign pledges against the difficulty of heading the vast US government.

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Pranksters flood Trump's 'illegal alien' crime hotline with warnings of UFO sightings

An office has started working within the US Department of Homeland Security to deal with victims of crimes committed by the so-called illegal immigrants. Sure, victims of crimes should be able to seek justice - but an organization devoted to helping people voice their stories about crimes committed exclusively by undocumented immigrants is just so transparently a xenophobic scapegoating mechanism.

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Sawmill Fire briefing meeting Thursday for J6/Mescal residents

An estimated 100 residents have been evacuated in the area near the blaze, with additional homes were issued voluntary evacuation notices. Those evacuated included 11 nuns from the Santa Rita Abbey, a report said. A multi-agency force of more than 200, aided by planes and helicopters dropping water and fire retardant, is fighting the blaze with a "full-suppression strategy", said Schewel.

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Trump voters have positive opinion of president

Amid concern over a possible government shutdown to coincide with Trump's 100th day as president, Meyers said: "Under Trump, our federal government is staffed as well as a Duane Reade on a Sunday morning", he said . U.S. President Donald Trump has the lowest approval rating of any President in his first 100 days , according to a poll conducted by CNN/ORC. Trump has announced a number of executive actions that he says will help create U.S.jobs, but so far the effect of those actions has ...

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China launches its first fully indigenous aircraft carrier

Analysts in China warned Beijing should be careful not to start a rivalry at sea with a more powerful U.S. Navy, after China launched its first self-built aircraft carrier on Wednesday. Aircraft carriers are incredibly expensive to build and maintain, and given China's vast economic and manufacturing edge over India, it would be a waste of time and money for India to try and compete with China in building such fleets.

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What's up with Prince's new music?

George Ian Boxill worked with Prince on five tracks in 2006, and he made at least one song from the recording sessions - called " Deliverance " - available Wednesday for online sales. He claims they're not as aware of Prince's genius as they should be because Prince kept his music off streaming services and YouTube. Prince - an outward model of health who did not drink, advocated a vegetarian diet and admonished band members who used drugs - had secretly battled an addiction to ...

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Star Wars: Episode IX gets a release date

Other stars returning include John Boyega (Finn), Oscar Isaac (Poe Dameron), Adam Driver (Kylo Ren), Gwendoline Christie (Captain Phasma), Domhnall Gleeson (General Hux) and the late Carrie Fisher (Princess Leia). Frozen 2 will be released on November 27, 2019. She replied, "We've talked about it, but I think you're not going to see it in The Last Jedi ". Star Wars Episode IX has been given a release date of May 24, 2019 .

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Oscar-winning 'Silence of the Lambs' director dies

He went on to direct such films as Philadelphia in 1993, the 2004 remake of The Manchurian Candidate and Rachel Getting Married in 2008. The Silence of the Lambs also took home Academy gold for Best Picture and Best Screenplay, making it one of only three films in history to "sweep" the Oscars, winning in all five top categories.

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Heineken just schooled Pepsi on ads that tackle social issues

In a new interview with The Daily Beast, Jenner, who's been critical of President Donald Trump's policies toward the LGBTQ community, said she might just have to make her way to Washington to make the GOP more inclusive. "Oh God you have to bring it all up don't you?" she said. 'That is so cool.' It was cute. "Then it came out and all hell broke loose". Heineken have produced an incredible ad, that plays more like a social experiment.

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Amber Alert issued for boy, allegedly taken by mother in Los Angeles

During the chase, Burnett was captured on camera speaking to a KABC-TV news crew from her car's driver's seat. At one point, she drove on the wrong side of the street to get around other cars before turning right on Lincoln Boulevard. A relative of the boy said the mother is mentally ill, taking drugs and represents a danger to the child. She said Nisha Burnett had a restraining order against her for the next two years to stay away from the boy because of "possible endangerment of the child".


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