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'Solo: A Star Wars Story' box office disappoints

Compared with opening weekends from past year, " Solo " has a lower three day gross than " Justice League " (a major disappointment despite grossing $93.8 million), and the R-rated X-Men entry " Logan ", which grossed $88.4 million. The movie started out strong with $14.1 million in Thursday previews, a record for Memorial Day weekend . From Solo's ending, it's also apparent that Lucasfilm ... [Full Article...]

People have spotted a "huge" mistake in Harry and Meghan’s wedding photos

People have spotted a Speaking to reporters during a visit to Channel 5, she said: "We all wondered whatever would happen next and then everything went right". "If you choose a simple design the fit should be flawless". Instead, as Kensington Palace previously announced, they attended Prince Charles' 70th birthday garden party, their first royal engagement as a married couple. [Full Article...]

What Books Did Harvey Weinstein Carry on His Perp Walk?

What Books Did Harvey Weinstein Carry on His Perp Walk? But advertising his connection to the Great White Way may not have been Weinstein's shrewdest move, given his role as producer of the 2015 Broadway musical Finding Neverland , since the US attorney's office for the Southern District of NY is conducting a separate investigation into possible fraud involving Weinstein's amfAR fund-raising, which allegedly channeled some donations to the America... [Full Article...]

Despite Apology, Corporations Pulling Back from Accused Sexual Assaulter Morgan Freeman

Despite Apology, Corporations Pulling Back from Accused Sexual Assaulter Morgan Freeman In a statement Thursday morning, the company said they were pausing the ads after the stories broke Thursday morning. Four people who worked on film sets with Freeman said that the actor made comments about women's clothing our bodies or inappropriately touched them; some women said they intentionally wore baggy clothes to avoid his comments and touch. [Full Article...]

Nicki Minaj says she's dating Eminem

Nicki Minaj says she's dating Eminem Nicki Minaj , 35, left her Barbz shook after posting an Instagram video promoting her appearance on YG's new song, " Big Bank ". When asked why she felt she was viewed as a threat by some people, the mother of Prince William and Prince Harry replied, 'I think very strong woman in history had to walk down a similar path. [Full Article...]

Pulitzer-winning author Philip Roth dies at 85

Pulitzer-winning author Philip Roth dies at 85 He first achieved fame for his 1969 novel Portnoy's Complaint , about a horny teenager named Alexander Portnoy. The New York Times reports the cause of death was congestive heart failure, according to a close friend. Usually set in his birthplace New Jersey, Philip Roth's fiction was known for its autobiographical nature. "You can't invent out of nothing, or I can't certainly", he said in... [Full Article...]

National Football League kneelers 'maybe shouldn't be in country'

National Football League kneelers 'maybe shouldn't be in country' President Donald Trump speaks to the media before boarding the Marine One helicopter on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, May 23, 2018. "This country is very smart; we have very smart people and, you know, that's something ideally could have been taken care of when it first started, it would have been a lot easier, but if they did that, they did the right thing", he said. [Full Article...]

Trump hints at delaying meeting with Kim; experts say detente requires patience

Trump hints at delaying meeting with Kim; experts say detente requires patience Also, we look at primary election results in several states. The North has threatened to pull out of the summit with Trump in Singapore on June 12 if Washington demands it unilaterally abandons its nuclear arsenal. Trump raised doubts about the summit in talks on Tuesday with South Korean President Moon Jae-in, who came to Washington to urge Trump not to let a rare opportunity with reclu... [Full Article...]

Police Deploy Amazon Rekognition Facial Recognition Tech Sparking Privacy Rights Outrage

Police Deploy Amazon Rekognition Facial Recognition Tech Sparking Privacy Rights Outrage The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), and others, said the retail giant's Rekognition software guide "read like a user manual for authoritarian surveillance". "Amazon must act swiftly to stand up for civil rights and civil liberties, including those of its own customers, and take Rekognition off the table for governments". [Full Article...]

American Sent Home From China After 'Abnormal Sensations'

American Sent Home From China After 'Abnormal Sensations' The State Department on Wednesday notified USA citizens in China that a government employee suffered a mild brain injury after experiencing abnormal sound and pressure. The unnamed American citizen assigned to the consulate in Guangzhou had reported a variety of "physical symptoms" dating from late 2017 to April this year, the USA embassy in Beijing said in an email. [Full Article...]

One dead in fresh violence in Thoothukudi Anti-Sterlite Protest

One dead in fresh violence in Thoothukudi Anti-Sterlite Protest The enquiry announced to probe these brutal killings should be headed by a sitting judge of the Madras High Court , it said. Police said almost 5000 protesters gathered near a local church and insisted on taking out a rally to the district collectorate after they were denied permission to march to the copper smelter plant. [Full Article...]

Walmart says Flipkart buy may hit earnings per share by $0.3

Walmart says Flipkart buy may hit earnings per share by $0.3 Franklin Resources accumulated 3.73M shares or 0.18% of the stock . WMT has been the topic of several other reports . We're transforming to better serve customers. U.S. retail giant Walmart saw quarterly profits take a hit but earnings beat analysts' expectations and total sales rose amid the growth of its online business, the company said Thursday. [Full Article...]

Meghan Markle reveals her father won't attend royal wedding to Prince Harry

Meghan Markle reveals her father won't attend royal wedding to Prince Harry Meghan Markle and Doria Ragland attend UN Women's 20th Anniversary of the Fourth World Conference of Women in Beijing, March 10, 2015 in New York City. All in all, IF the pair is expecting, things must be kept secret, as the source adds, "The queen would freak out of Meghan was pregnant before the wedding!" Later in the day, Thomas Markle told TMZ he staged the photos in an effort to rebra... [Full Article...]

More Senate Dems Call For Cohen Payment Info From AT&T, Novartis

More Senate Dems Call For Cohen Payment Info From AT&T, Novartis Specifically, they want to know how much AT&T paid Cohen's firm, as well as, which executives were involved in hiring Michael Cohen , and what the decision-making process was like in vetting Cohen's qualifications for the job he was hired to do. [Full Article...]

Margot Kidder found dead at her home

Margot Kidder found dead at her home Take a look through the gallery of stars we have sadly lost in 2018. She was best known for her role as Lois Lane in the " Superman " movies of the '70s and '80s. Kidder had numerous movies' most memorable lines, including "You've got me?!" Sarah Douglas, who played super villain Ursa in the 1978 Superman movie and Superman II in 1980, also penned an emotional tribute alongside a pictur... [Full Article...]

Yanny or Laurel? Audio clip divides the internet

Yanny or Laurel? Audio clip divides the internet So what exactly is going on? Some people who listen to this audio file hear one thing; others hear something completely different. When we pay close attention to some frequencies (particularly lower ones), we hear " Laurel ", and when we pay attention to the higher frequencies, we hear " Yanny ". [Full Article...]

New Whitney Houston Documentary Alleges Sexual Abuse

New Whitney Houston Documentary Alleges Sexual Abuse As the trailer hints, the docu is unflinching and uses previously unseen archival footage, demo recordings, rare performances, audio archives and interviews with friends and family who were there for Houston's ups and downs. The first official trailer for Whitney has arrived and it's packed with information about the late, great, icon, Whitney Houston . While poring through hundreds of ... [Full Article...]

Ryan Reynolds doesn't want his kids in 'crazy' show business

Ryan Reynolds doesn't want his kids in 'crazy' show business Still here? Great. There are roughly five post-credits scenes in Deadpool , though as they all flow into each other and crop up quite early on it's probably more accurate to say there's one long freewheeling mid-credits scene. Deadpool happily brags about it in the new film, continuing his breaking-the-fourth-wall humor. "Oh god, I don't feel well", he says, right as he starts evaporating. [Full Article...]

This Country, Three Girls Each Score Two BAFTA TV Awards

This Country, Three Girls Each Score Two BAFTA TV Awards Love Island beat rivals The Real Full Monty and Celebrity Hunted for the Best Reality and Constructed Factual prize with Caroline Flack accepting the award. It won the BAFTA for Scripted Comedy, and one of the stars, Daisy May Cooper, took home the award for Best Female Performance in a Comedy Programme . [Full Article...]

Meghan Markle's Half-Sister Samantha Grant Suffers Injuries In Car Crash

Meghan Markle's Half-Sister Samantha Grant Suffers Injuries In Car Crash Samantha , who is battling MS, hit the windshield then fell to the floor with her leg twisted backward . Meghan Markle's half-sister, Samantha Markle , has been reportedly hospitalized after a run-in with a paparazzo in Florida. The Markle family can not catch a break. She insisted it was for the benefit of the royal family and not a cheap grab for cash. She added that she would li... [Full Article...]


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