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Emma Watson gets overwhelmed by public attention

Watson says of her star status: "When people call me a role model it puts the fear of God into me, because I feel like I'm destined to fail". She said, "And sometimes the fear of doing things is overwhelming. Emma adds that The Circle also mirrors current social issues in the way that female presences in business settings are limited, comparing that aspect of the story to All About Eve (1950).

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Harry Styles announces world tour

The One Direction star, whose debut solo single Sign Of The Times hit No.1 in the United Kingdom earlier this month and topped the charts in over 84 countries upon release day. "I feel like everyone is equal". As a very proud member of the LGBTQ community, I'm really impressed with how Styles handled the question about politics and gay and gender rights.

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'Fast and Furious 8' sets new PH box-office record

The China opening alone brought in a record $ 190 million followed by $17.8 million from Mexico and $17 million from the United Kingdom and Ireland. On Day 4, the movie set a new record for global0 debut as it surpassed the opening collections of JJ Abram's " Star Wars: The Force Awakens ".

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'Frozen 2,' 'Star Wars: Episode IX' coming to theaters in 2019

Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi is due for release in December this year. Disney just unveiled a bevy of release dates for its upcoming slate, not the least of which is Star Wars: Episode IX (in 3D) which will bow on May 24, in 2019.

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Twitter Reacts To Chaos At Fyre Festival

The event, which is located on a private island in the Bahamas , promised a "cultural moment created from a blend of music, art, and food", and offered packages that included airfare, "eco-friendly" geodesic domes for lodging, and Instagram-worthy beach parties.

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James Gunn returning to direct third 'Guardians' film

Responding to a report by the ScreenRant , the outlet reported that fans will see four post-credits scenes attached to the end of the movie when it's released in May, but director Gunn corrected them, saying it's actually five. "Before I was able to honestly answer this, I needed to know it was, in my heart, what I truly felt called to do...", he writes. Just before the release of the second volume, James Gunn made it clear on his Facebook page that he is officially returning to write ...

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Trump's Nightmarish First 100 Days Gets the 'Simpsons' Spoof It Richly Deserves

It then cuts to Trump lounging in a luxurious bed, surrounded by books like The Little Book of Big Bombs and Bill O'Reilly's memoir, all while celebrating his new Twitter followers. Visually, "I liked the idea of Ruth Bader being dragged off stage", he says. Federal funding runs out at midnight. Republicans in Congress are not abandoning the president, but nor are they overly compliant.

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Bucks try to take back advantage against Raptors

As a team, the Bucks shot just 37 percent from the field and five of 21 from the three-point line but they shot just 31 percent in a painful second half. "I'm going to be there, I'm bumping him". They were just frozen solid. Antetokounmpo began to heat up a little midway through the second, swatting a big pass out of Carroll's hands, nailing a couple of jumpers and one of his acrobatic wonder-feats.

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Scarlett Johansson lookalike grandmother Geraldine drink

She told her grandson that she was, "DRUNK AS A SKUNK" when it was taken. Once the photo began gaining massive traction on Reddit , denverjoel left another comment on the thread to reveal what the Scarlett Johansson lookalike grandma had to say about the image.

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Trump has a button on his desk to summon a butler

We don't know exactly what the little red button did when President Obama pushed it, but considering it sits within reach of presidents, even Donald Trump noted to The Financial Times the button resembles something created to launch nuclear strikes.

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Arkansas plans fourth execution in about a week

Prison officials summoned media witnesses shortly after the court's ruling was handed down. "Kenneth Williams is innocent of the death penalty; he is intellectually disabled and thus categorically ineligible to be put to death". Another said his breathing included "jerky motions". Witnesses in the chamber, including an Associated Press reporter, described Williams' movements as "lurching, convulsing, coughing and jerking".

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"Star Wars IX" sets release date

It's entirely possible that other major films will stay clear of the last weekend in May, because Star Wars: Episode IX is probably going to be a monster, just like most of the other Star Wars movies. In between these two films, we got the first " Star Wars Story", the expanded Universe films that keep the series ticking over between the main sequels.

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Mourinho: Aguero very smart in Fellaini dismissal

We made absolutely everything, not just in the last few minutes of 10 v 11. Manchester United fans were quick to vent their fury towards Marouane Fellaini after the Belgian picked up a needless red card during their side's 0-0 draw with Manchester City on Thursday night.

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Prince left behind a treasure trove to see at Paisley Park

Johnson's attorney, Clayton Tyler, said Johnson "did not secure nor supply the drugs which caused Prince's death". A four-day celebration of Prince will be held April 20-23 at Paisley Park during the anniversary of his death. The documents detail that Dr Schulenberg visited Paisley Park after the singer's body was found to "drop off test results". They confirm last year's media reports that painkillers were in the singer's possession following his death.

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Lionel Messi created the 500 goals club in Barcelona and how!

Sergi Roberto, maligned for much of the season for not being Dani Alves, set off on an injury-time counterattack and was supported by Andre Gomes and Jordi Alba, two others who have not enjoyed the seasons they wanted. It was a thrilling match at the Bernabeu, with the teams attacking from the start and giving both goalkeepers plenty of work. "The pressure remains the same", Zidane said.

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Tell FCC Commissioner Ajit Pai: Startups Depend on Net Neutrality

In the speech Wednesday, Pai also reiterated past arguments that the more stringent regulations involved with the net-neutrality rules have slowed ISPs' willingness to expand and upgrade their broadband networks, and thus hurt job growth.

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Spanking New TV Spot For WONDER WOMAN Is Here!

Wonder Woman One is so much about her becoming the person she is". "I always thought the origin story would be the great way to go". Although most of the work was done before she was expecting, some reshoots did have to be done whilst she had a bump.

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Canada's Trudeau tells Trump a NAFTA pullout would be too painful

Trudeau says the two agreed instead they could sit down and work on ways to make the deal better, a renegotiation process similar to what's been done in the past. In an interview with the Televisa network, Videgaray gave a blow-by-blow account of Mexico's response after it first saw reports about the draft order around midmorning Wednesday.

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White House Blames Obama Administration for Trump Hiring of Mike Flynn, Basically

In a statement on Tuesday, Flynn's lawyer, Robert Kelner, said Flynn briefed DIA "extensively" before and after his RT appearance. But on Thursday Elijah Cummings, the committee's vice chair, said the DIA informed the committee that there is no evidence that Flynn requested approval to take the money from RT, which the United States says is an arm of the Russian government.

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'Bachelor' Star Reportedly Not Cooperating With Law Enforcement

The sheriff's office got a call at about 8:20 p.m. Monday that a truck had collided with a tractor north of Aurora in Buchanan County, Deputy Cory Hartmann, who responded to the scene, told The Register Monday night. "He was devastated to learn that Kenneth Mosher , the other person in the accident, passed away". He was released around midday on $10,000 bond, and will be required to surrender his passport and wear an electronic monitoring ankle bracelet until his trial, jail officials said.

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'Star Wars: Episode IX' and New 'Indiana Jones' Film Get Release Dates

The story will follow the rise of Force-filled scavenger Rey, after The Last Jedi explores her quest to find Luke Skywalker. Rogue One was also a December release , coming out in December 2016, and that's why most people were expecting the next Star Wars films to come out in December.

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Bill O'Reilly's New Gig is Podcasting

In the beginning of his show, Carlson acknowledged that some viewers had tuned in expecting to see O'Reilly. Bill O'Reilly's "The O'Reilly Factor" averaged almost 4 million viewers during the first quarter of 2017. In the new lawsuit the employees say they repeatedly complained to network executives about Slater's racist behavior but no action was taken. "And we are working in that direction".

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Erin Moran died of stage 4 cancer

Moran's death was conducted". An autopsy reveals that her death was probably due to complications from stage four cancer. In 2009, Moran said she was penning a memoir called " Happy Days, Depressing Nights ", about her struggles both during and after the hit series.

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Boston Celtics Beat Chicago Bulls in Game 5, Lead Series 3-2

Chicago Bulls guard Rajon Rondo calls to his teammates from the bench during the second quarter of a first-round NBA playoff basketball game against the Boston Celtics in Boston, Wednesday, April 26, 2017. Olynyk finished with 14 points, and 5 rebounds on the night. Thomas hit both free throws after the technicals along with two from the line in between on the foul that frustrated Wade into the technical.

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Hundreds rally in Berkeley after Coulter talk canceled

As for Coulter, Pagadara said the university should have let her speak. He declined to specify how many police were deployed but said there were a "wide range" of local and regional agencies present. USA airforce veteran Daryl Tempeste during a rally for conservative author Anne Coulter and pro-Trump supporters at the Martin Luther King Jr. "What's your job? It's like you're on a plane that is about to take off and the pilot says 'How am I supposed to get this thing across the country?' ...

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Why good pot business is good news for college kids in Colorado

The survey found that more than half of the adults in America have tried marijuana at least once in their lives. The poll also found, unsurprisingly, that older people were less likely to support legalization. Only 37 percent of people over the age of 65 thought weed should be legal, compared to over 60 percent of every other age group. It's illegal in Colorado to consume marijuana indoors in places considered public.

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Risk of U.S. govt shutdown eases with Trump's wall retreat

Even if the fight over wall funding is over, Republicans and Democrats still have hard issues to resolve as they face a Friday night deadline when existing money expires for many federal agencies. Mexico has adamantly rejected Trump's assertion that it would pay for the wall. Luis Videgaray, Mexico's foreign relations secretary, joined the chorus of wall detractors, calling the president's plan an "unfriendly, hostile" act that undermines the good relationship enjoyed by the USA and ...

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La La Land director taking musical talents to TV

Here's what we do know: The so-called "project" (seriously, THR uses that word five times) is a musical drama titled The Eddy and follows the exploits of the owner of a club and its house band in "contemporary multicultural Paris". He won Best Director for La La Land earlier this year, but now 32-year-old Chazelle is heading up "The Eddy"; a musical drama set in modern day Paris.

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Texas House OKs 'sanctuary city' ban with tough jail penalty

Earlier this month , five Texas sheriff warned that "SB 4 goes wrong because it fundamentally functions on the assumption that the state government knows what is best for our local communities; it ignores our familiarity with our own cities and counties, and how to keep them safe", hurting the most vulnerable, like children , in the process.

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John Legend's daughter reacts to his TIME 100 cover: 'Da da!'

When Stephen asked what he meant, the star elaborated, saying, "They didn't do anything, they just exist!" Legend continued: "It's a very powerful feeling to see the product of your love right there in front of you". "Diapers on the bus, a crib on the bus - a long way from my bachelor days", Legend said. The tour bus, which the Underground producer admits has "quite a different vibe" now that he's a dad.

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US Could Land in 'Major, Major Conflict' With North Korea

South Korean and USA national security advisers agreed on Thursday that the deployment of a US anti-missile defense system was moving ahead smoothly, South Korea's presidential office said. About 200 residents and protesters rallied against THAAD in front of a local community center, some hurling plastic water bottles. "Absolutely", Trump told Reuters in an Oval Office interview ahead of his 100th day in office on Saturday.

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McDonald's Happy Meals "Power Up" with Toys Based on Mario and Friends

With Nintendo being on everyone's mind these days, McDonald's has wisely partnered with the world's most famous game company to include Mario Toys inside of Happy Meals . You can learn more about all of these games (and a few other new releases on the Switch and Wii U) after the break. "Mario Kart 8 Deluxe " also received similar scores with the hit Japanese role-playing game "Persona 5" that received a score of 94/100 from both Metacritic and Open Critic.

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'The Simpsons' on Trump's First 100 Days: Death and Prozac

A preview clip of Sunday's episode was posted to the show's Twitter account Wednesday night. "A hundred days in office, so many accomplishments", Trump says while looking at his cellphone in bed, a book written by Bill O'Reilly beside him.

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Huge crowd welcomes Prime Minister Modi during roadshow in Bhubaneswar

The political resolution adopted on the concluding day of the two-day national executive meeting dwelled on the party's electoral successes, saying the BJP not only has the largest number of MPs but also largest number of MLAs across the states.

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Crosby scores twice, Bonino has victor as Pens beat Caps

He beat Braden Holtby with his first two shots of the second period. Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby (87) celebrates his goal with the bench during the second period of Game 1 of the team's NHL hockey Stanley Cup second-round playoff series against the Washington Capitals, Thursday, April.


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