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The New Mutants will be an X-Men 'horror movie'

Mutants are said to be most unsafe when their powers are new, like when they're teenagers. "We're trying to do something very , very different". "They aren't out to save the world - they're just trying to save themselves". In fact, I think it's a fantastic angle to take, and that the superhero genre is so malleable that it can present a new take on any genre: Logan did so with the western, Captain America: Civil War with the spy thriller, Ant-Man with the heist film.

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Jury Selection In Cosby Case Completed

Of the eleven, seven were men, four were women. One of the jurors is black - a woman in her 30's - and five of the jurors are white men in their 20's or early 30's. Protecting the identity of the 11 jurors selected so far is a major concern at the courthouse. That ratio almost matches a 2015 census report that found 13 percent of Allegheny County residents identify as black.

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Bold Claims from King Salman, Iran 'Spearhead of Global Terror'

The prime minister, who had a frosty relationship with Trump's predecessor, heaped praise on the president throughout the two-day visit, declaring: "We understand each other". Second, Iran is too big and too important to ignore, they argue, especially because the easing of sanctions and Rouhani's reelection means it is reengaging with the outside world.

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Britain's May to Confront Trump Over Manchester Leaks

There is such anger in Government about USA leaking of information about the Manchester bomb investigation that I understand Theresa May is expected to raise the issue directly with President Trump at the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit on Thursday.

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'The Mummy' Cancels London Premiere Following Manchester Attack

The cancellation news comes less than a day after Warner Bros . cancelled the May 31 scheduled London premiere of Wonder Woman , also citing the Manchester attack as the reason. "Our thoughts are with those affected by the recent tragedy in the United Kingdom", the studio said in a statement, Variety reported . I will choose to live (rather than) be afraid.

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Sugar In Jelly Bellies?

Interestingly, a search through archived Jelly Belly web pages shows that the company changed the online ingredients list for Sport Beans sometime between September 9 and October 10 of 2016. According to Forbes , Jelly Belly stated in a motion to dismiss that the lawsuit is "nonsense". In the statement, the FDA recommended using the term "sugar" instead of "evaporated cane juice" but didn't require it.

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Chris Cornell dead: Soundgarden, Audioslave frontman was 52

Cornell , 52, was found dead in his Detroit hotel bathroom on Wednesday night after playing a concert in the city with the grunge band. A full autopsy report was not yet completed Thursday afternoon. "A great singer, songwriter and the loveliest man". Incredibly Talented. Incredibly Young. Rodgers described Cornell as "my special brother". Dushanka Bojicic said on The Oakland Press' Facebook page: "Horrible news".

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Bear Attack Hunter Goes Down But Survives!

The bear seems to initially ignore the presence of Wesley, who nocks an arrow and points his bow at the animal, but hesitates to shoot. Richard Wesley , a bow hunter from Hearst, Ont., was fortunate to survive after being charged by a black bear during a hunt in a remote area south of his hometown.

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Original 'Chicago P.D.' co-star Sophia Bush said to be leaving show

There have been hints - her character, Erin Lindsay, was last seen considering a job offer at the Federal Bureau of Investigation in NY, after all. The episode ended with a cliffhanger, with Lindsay standing on a bridge, ignoring Jay (Jesse Lee Soffer)'s call.

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The former head of the Central Intelligence Agency said about trump's cooperation with Russian Federation

The House Intelligence Committee subsequently continued the hearing with Mr. Brennan in a classified, closed-door setting. Chaffetz said in a tweet Monday that Comey "wants to speak with Special Counsel (Robert Mueller) prior to public testimony ".

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Star Wars: Inside the Troubled Past and Exciting Future of Rey's Light

The good thing we get from the situation is that we've now got access to a set of very big photographs of the lightsaber here in as much detail as we could ever hope for. As for that green lightsaber Luke made for himself, it has yet to resurface in any of the marketing materials surrounding the current trilogy. So we know why Windu's blade is purple and Luke's is green, but why does Rey have that blue one? If he thinks that the Jedi need to end, as he says in the teaser trailer, maybe he's ...

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United Kingdom police stop sharing info on Manchester attack with U.S. after leaks

Also Thursday, a British counterterrorism source British police had stopped sharing information on the suicide bombing with the United States. USA media outlets have been reporting details about the attack that British officials hadn't wanted to share yet, to help in their investigation.

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Texas movie theater hosts women-only 'Wonder Woman' screening

On Wednesday, Austin, Texas-based movie theater Alamo Drafthouse announced they're hosting a special screening of Wonder Woman exclusively for female fans on June 6, four days after the film's US release. Other men couldn't help but see a glaring - and perhaps even oppressive! - double standard: Alamo Drafthouse would never host a men-only movie screening.

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Sarah Lacina On Being Crowned This Season's Sole 'Survivor'

Brad Culpepper , Tai Trang , AubryBracco, Sarah Lacina and Troyzan Robertson all had some sort of immunity which protected them from being eliminated. Ah ha! said longtime Culpepper haters, he's bullying once again. The editing for Cirie's Survivor Ponderosa experience is a lot more somber than they usually are, as players are typically happy to see the jury, get some food in, laugh for a bit and reflect upon their game.

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U2 Enlist Gospel Choir For Surprise TV Performance And Debut New Track

With U2 now on the North American leg of their Joshua Tree 30th anniversary tour , it means they're also doing the promotional rounds. "They hate everything that we love, and the worst of humanity was on display in Manchester last night".

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Bill Cosby: 12 jurors selected for upcoming criminal trial

In the end two black jurors were selected: a woman who said she knew little about the case and a soft-spoken, extremely polite man who left the courtroom before his selection was announced by cheerily saying, "Have a good day" to the judge.

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NBC's live 'Bye Bye Birdie' pushed from December to 2018

Lopez is now involved with two other NBC projects: She is a judge on " World of Dance ", premiering May 30, and stars on the cop drama " Shades of Blue ", which is heading into its third season. Jerry Mitchell was attached to direct, with a screenplay by Harvey Fierstein , and television direction by two-time Emmy victor Alex Rudzinski. Originally announced last fall, " Bye Bye Birdie " was initially intended as the latest live holiday telecast after " The Sound of Music ", " Peter Pan ", ...

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HBO Renews 'Veep' and 'Silicon Valley' (Without T.J. Miller) for 2018

Two of HBO's comedies will be returning for another season. Assuming no change from the current state of affairs, you'll be able to keep up to date with the Pied Piper guys, and with Selina Meyer , on Foxtel . The show is in the middle of a stellar fourth season, which I am now assuming will end in the explosive, dramatic death of Erlich Bachman , possibly at the hands of Jian Yang.

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Sony nets a female director for its female-led 'Spider-Man' spinoff

A lot of people are seemingly mad at Sony for continuing these spinoffs outside their "shared" Spidey-verse with Marvel, but I remember back in April that producer Eric Carroll has clarified that Sony and Marvel will be working together in developing their films.

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The Last Jedi Character Images & Set Video

More information trickles in for the highly-anticipated eighth instalment of the Star Wars franchise. Dern, meanwhile, plays a prominent officer in the Resitance named Vice Admiral Holdo. Johnson said that the film's crew have constructed a small village of "beehive-shaped huts" on Skellig Michael which will act as the homes of various of monk-like "caretaker creatures".

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Salman Khan All Set To Launch Chunky Pandey's Daughter Ananya In Bollywood

We were already curious about the debut projects of Sara Ali Khan and Sridevi's daughter Jhanvi Kapoor, and now, another star kid has entered the battle zone. A source close to the development revealed to Mirror, "Ananya is now in Goa with her school friends to celebrate her graduation". Father Chunky even confirmed the news in interaction with Mirror today saying, "Yes, Ananya wants to be an actress and she had informed me about her decision sometime ago.

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Ariana Grande Has Reportedly Offered To Pay Funeral Costs For Manchester Victims

After arresting a 23-year-old man on Tuesday, police said they had arrested three more men today in south Manchester, where Abedi lived. 22 people, some children, lost their lives in the atrocity. US security sources, citing British intelligence officials, said Abedi was born in Manchester in 1994 to parents of Libyan origin. "It was a devastating occasion, it was more sophisticated than some of the attacks we've seen before, and it seems likely - possible - that he wasn't doing this on ...

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Middling 'Alien: Covenant' merges high-minded mythology with sci-fi horror

The eight " Alien " movies have brought in $552 million domestically, starting with the original film " Aliens " in 1986. Well, if " Star Wars " can recover from the prequels, surely we can all forget " Alien vs. Two other new releases landed in the top five. And despite the aforementioned box office success of other R-rated films, the Alien franchise has a strong association with blood and guts that is both its selling point and an isolating factor.

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Chris Cornell's wife writes note: 'I know that was not you'

Cornell , who enjoyed huge success with his band Soundgarden , tragically died of suicide by hanging last Thursday at the age of 52. "Your patience, empathy and love always showed through", she writes. Excited for life. Doing everything y. "It has been said that paths that have crossed will cross again, and I know that you will come find me, and I will be here waiting".

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UK investigates 'network' of alleged Manchester concert attackers; 5th suspect arrested

The father of the 22-year-old Briton who police say bombed a concert in Manchester was detained for interrogations Wednesday in the city of Tripoli. British officials have not commented on whether Abedi had links to IS or other extremist groups. Soldiers will be deployed to key sites in Britain to boost security as the country raised its terror threat to the highest level of "critical" following a suicide attack in Manchester that killed 22 people, including children.

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Manchester Bombing 'United' City's Soccer Clubs In Europa League Final Solidarity

He said: "I am happy but I want to dedicate this to the victims". Jose Mourinho's men claimed the trophy by beating Ajax 2-0 at the Friends Arena on Wednesday evening, becoming the fifth team to win all three major European trophies. "But we just come to do our job". "We were really sad because you think of life and football - you have no choice". He also aimed a barb at those managers he described as "poets" who do not win anything.

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Bomb disposal respond to call at Manchester college

Greater Manchester Police confirmed the army are responding the the incident. According to the police, there was an incident in Linby Street, Hulme. National Health Service England said today that a total of 116 injured people received hospital treatment, of which 75 remain hospitalised - 23 in critical condition.

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Kroenke insists Arsenal shares not for sale, fans react angrily

In an interview with Bloomberg last month , Usmanov said the blame for the club's performance should not rest exclusively with Wenger, but also with Kroenke and the board, from which Mr Usmanov is excluded. Arsene Wenger admits doubts surrounding his future have contributed to an "absolutely horrendous" environment at Arsenal after they failed to qualify for the Champions League .

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Nicki Minaj to perform during first NBA Awards show

Not only will Drake be hosting the awards, set for June 26 (9 p.m. ET on TNT), but the National Basketball Association also announced Thursday that fellow YM artist Nicki Minaj will perform at the festivities. Traditionally, NBA regular season awards are unveiled in the midst of the playoffs and teams have their own special events honoring their players.

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Mulvaney defends Trump budget before Congress

The Trump plan would roll back Obama-era increases to a children's health program for lower-income families who don't qualify for Medicaid , take an ax to the Environmental Protection Agency and climate change programs, cut $95 billion from highway trust fund transfers to state highway departments, and curb payments to disabled veterans of retirement age who are eligible for Social Security .

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Queen Elizabeth visits young Manchester bombing victims

Twelve children under the age of 16 were taken to hospital following the explosion at the Manchester Arena , which was detonated by Salman Adebi as fans left an Ariana Grande concert. The group discussed the incredible community response to the atrocity before the Queen departed. And Elizabeth also met with 12-year-old Amy Barlow , who was surrounded by balloons and a teddy bear.

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Drake Sets Record At The 2017 Billboard Music Awards

The rapper, who walked into the show Sunday with 22 nominations, won top artist, top male artist and top Billboard 200 album (" Views "), among others, at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas . Minaj was actually the one who opened the entire night with a powerful performance. You can not have a bad day around Celine Dion . For the 20 anniversary of the legendary movie " Titanic ", she performed her famous hit " My Heart Will Go On ".

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Celine Dion Met Drake in a Canadian Celebrity Mashup For the Ages

Blake Shelton took home the award for top country artist, and top country song went to Florida Georgia Line. Hosts Ludacris and Vanessa Hudgens also took a moment to recover with Vanessa taking her opportunity to scream at the star, "I love you Celine!" How has it been 20 years since " Titanic " came out? Dion received a standing ovation as she performed her iconic song "My Heart Can't Go On" 20 years after its initial prominence as the main song from the blockbuster Leonardo ...

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If Bond movies were Australian - Roger Moore memorialised Down Under

Sir Roger died following "a short but fearless battle with cancer", his three children said when they announced his death on Tuesday. His family confirmed the news on Twitter . George Lazenby , star of just one Bond film, is in last place. Before becoming Bond , Moore was known in the United States of America for his work in the popular TV series " Maverick ", which aired from 1957 to 1962.

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Montana GOP candidate allegedly 'body slammed' a reporter

After the alleged incident Wednesday, Jacobs wrote on Twitter, " Greg Gianforte just body slammed me and broke my glasses". Three local newspapers - the Missoulian , the Billings Gazette and the Independent Record - rescinded their endorsements of the GOP candidate.


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