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Why it matters: Netflix simplified its rating system early a year ago, shifting from a five-star feedback method to a more streamlined thumbs up or thumbs down system. This change comes about a year after Netflix replaced its earlier star rating system in its apps with a simpler "thumbs up/thumbs down" system. The "Ultra" tier could sit anywhere between €16.99 (£15 / $20) and €19.99 (£18 / $23); according to recent reports , the firm has been testing different pricing options across ...
  • Singer Chris Brown is arrested in Florida

    Singer Chris Brown is arrested in Florida

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    He was released less than an hour later after posting $2,000 bail, jail records show. According to WPTV, Brown's arrest on stems from an April 2017 incident, when authorities in Tampa allege that he punched a photographer while appearing at a club.
  • Ant-Man And The Wasp's TWO Post-Credits Scenes Explained

    Ant-Man And The Wasp's TWO Post-Credits Scenes Explained

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    While previous year saw rumours of Hawkeye appearing in Ant-Man and the Wasp, but director Peyton Reed branded this as fake news. It's the first full weekend of the third quarter following a record-setting second quarter, which saw the domestic box office pull in $3.33 billion thanks to blockbuster performances by " Avengers: Infinity War ", "Incredibles 2", and "Deadpool 2".
  • David Foster, Katharine McPhee engaged, Entertainment News & Top Stories

    David Foster, Katharine McPhee engaged, Entertainment News & Top Stories

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    It's unclear exactly which day he proposed, but we imagine it was shortly before this pic was taken. The couple are engaged, the actress and singer's rep Leslie Sloan confirms to PEOPLE . The couple, who confirmed their relationship only recently although speculation of their dating has been swirling about a year ago, have confirmed their engagement .
  • Sony Pictures release entire Khali the Killer film instead of trailer

    Sony Pictures release entire Khali the Killer film instead of trailer

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    It was uploaded on the official Sony Pictures Entertainment YouTube page and remained online for a few hours after ultimately being taken down . This "spoiler trailer" was first noticed by the news website CBR .com. But the previously cold-hearted killer starts to develop empathy for the targets of his hit, and he is forced into making the hardest decision of his life.
  • Three suspects charged in 2017 Los Angeles kidnapping of actors

    Three suspects charged in 2017 Los Angeles kidnapping of actors

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    During that time the three defendants are thought to have driven McCrackin around LA in her own auto where she was forced to withdraw two lots of $100 and write a ransom check for $10,000 which was made out to Neal. According to the indictment, Neal also forged a document transferring ownership of the Lexus into her name. McCracken called the police once she was returned home, which lead to the investigation now reported.
  • Nervous England fans hopeful ahead of World Cup knockout match against Colombia

    Nervous England fans hopeful ahead of World Cup knockout match against Colombia

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    He said: "I can guarantee u the Colombians will b out in force & the English will still b tucked up in bed!" With a lopsided World Cup bracket, the loser of this match had a real opportunity to make history. "We'd studied all of their penalty takers and great credit to our collective of staff and to him for taking on board that information and preparing in the right way".
  • Netflix Testing 'Ultra' Tier With Higher Price, May Hurt Premium Users

    Netflix Testing 'Ultra' Tier With Higher Price, May Hurt Premium Users

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    PhoneArena claims some Italian users are already seeing promotional material that describes Premium thusly, and that show the Standard plan, which now allows streaming across two devices simultaneously, being downgraded to one device. That seems like a lot of money for no extra screens or other perks, but for the moment this is just a test to see what people make of the new model. Nearly 6.4m new worldwide subscribers were added in the final quarter of a year ago, along with more than 1.9m ...
  • LeBron James picks Lakers over Sixers, agrees to 4-year deal

    LeBron James picks Lakers over Sixers, agrees to 4-year deal

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    For the Lakers , they had a really strong start to free agency. By Tuesday afternoon, there was just a bare spot where once had been a downtown landmark. Ball was the Los Angeles Lakers' starting point guard for the majority of last season. The Spurs have yet to trade Kawhi Leonard . If you add Kawhi to that mix, it's a decent squad-but certainly not one that's going to challenge the best of the best.
  • Miles Teller Joins Tom Cruise In "Top Gun: Maverick"

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    With Teller playing the child of Goose, it can only be assumed his wife ( Meg Ryan ) was pregnant in the film. Considering Maverick blames himself for Goose's death, it's safe to assume his reconciliation with the man's child will be an emotional one.
  • Prince Harry ignores Meghan's attempts to hold hands in public

    Prince Harry ignores Meghan's attempts to hold hands in public

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    The 36 year old mother-of-one was accompanied by her husband Alexis Ohanian who was also dressed laid back in a pink linen shirt and some baggy chinos. They say Instagram gives us a glimpse (albeit, a very carefully crafted glimpse) into others' lives, well, see what you make of pre-royal Meghan's best deleted Instagram pics.
  • Evangeline Lilly Not Keen on The Idea of a Lost Revival

    Evangeline Lilly Not Keen on The Idea of a Lost Revival

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    Avengers: Infinity War is now playing in theaters. "In the first film it was, we got a glimpse of it for people who like to go through frame-by-frame, there was a little silhouette of Janet as the Wasp in there, which is a big story element in this movie", Feige explained at a press junket for Ant-Man and the Wasp.
  • Tina Turner's Oldest Son Dead at 59

    Tina Turner's Oldest Son Dead at 59

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    Raymond Hill , like Tina , is still alive, though Ike died in late 2007. He was later adopted by Tina's late ex-husband Ike Turner . Tina is now in Paris attending events associated with Paris Fashion Week events. Tina Turner , 78, now resides in Switzerland after renouncing her US citizenship. If you or someone you know needs help, please call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255).
  • Avengers 4: Leaked artwork shows Captain America’s new costume

    Avengers 4: Leaked artwork shows Captain America’s new costume

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    Avengers: Infinity War and Captain America: The Winter Soldier and Captain America: Civil War cinematographer Trent Opaloch shared his list of credits on his website , under which the most recent entry read, Avengers: End Game . While there have been plenty of different names thrown around ( Avengers: Infinity Gauntlet, Avengers: Assemble, ect.) the front-running title for a while now has been Avengers: End Game .
  • Kevin Spacey facing 3 new sexual assault allegations in London

    Kevin Spacey facing 3 new sexual assault allegations in London

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    Fantastic actor; incredible actor . Mmm. Slightly hard time with Kevin . Guy Pearce has become the latest celebrity to speak about the behaviour of Kevin Spacey . Pearce's comment seems to be a direct reference to shocking allegations of sexual assault that were made against Spacey past year. Scotland Yard has opened multiple investigations into alleged assaults in London .
  • Richard Swift Dead At 41

    Richard Swift Dead At 41

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    He continued, writing: 'He's now with his Mom and Sister. A representative for Swift said he died on Tuesday morning in Tacoma, Washington. Musician and producer Richard Swift has passed away at 41-years-old. At that time, a GoFundMe was created to help Swift with medical expenses. A California native born on March 16, 1977, Swift made a handful of solo records in the 2000s and produced albums for such acts as Gardens & Villa, Sylvie Lewis, Damien Jurado and later Guster .
  • England v Colombia LIVE in pictures

    England v Colombia LIVE in pictures

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    There had been precious little drama - though much petulance - throughout most of normal time as a Colombia side shorn of injured playmaker James Rodriguez set out to defend. England had previously lost all three World Cup shootouts and three out of four in the European Championship and looked on course for another nightmare when midfielder Jordan Henderson saw his spot-kick saved by David Ospina.
  • Oprah Winfrey Dishes on Prince Harry, Meghan Markle's Royal Wedding

    Oprah Winfrey Dishes on Prince Harry, Meghan Markle's Royal Wedding

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    Social media dismissed her two wedding dresses by Givenchy and Stella McCartney as "baggy". Long before she and Prince Harry were an item, she was rocking the hat on her travels through Europe. Oprah is opening up about her awesome experience at the royal wedding . "I'd argue that's worth every penny", she told "ET". Watch Entertainment Tonight on Yahoo View .
  • Gareth Southgate’s World Cup wardrobe prompts surge in waistcoast sales

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    After the damp squib of a heavily rotated line-up losing 1-0 to Belgium in their final group game, Lingard is confident England have more gears to go through in Russian Federation so long as they have road left to run. Jose Pekerman's men bounced back from an opening defeat to Japan by topping their group with six points from their remaining two matches. "We've become like family", he said.
  • Big Bang Theory star Kaley Cuoco marries Karl Cook

    Big Bang Theory star Kaley Cuoco marries Karl Cook

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    The actress wore a lace cape and put her hair in a loose bun for the nuptials, then changed in to a ponytail and showed off a Tadashi Shoji lace jumpsuit at the reception. Well after almost two years I finally got up the courage to ask her to marry me. She gushed: "We're totally going to get married ". Cuoco filed for divorce from former tennis player Ryan Sweeting in September 2015.
  • National Basketball Association superstar LeBron James signs with LA Lakers

    National Basketball Association superstar LeBron James signs with LA Lakers

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    Once James committed to the Lakers, Stephenson was a top player on the team's priority list. All three of those players will have designs on a title next season. If the Lakers strike out this summer, they are likely to try to make a splash in the summer of 2019. But the All-Star forward opted to stick with the Thunder and will sign a four-year deal when teams are permitted to finalize contracts on June 6.
  • Spain stuck on 99 World Cup goals until at least Qatar 2022

    Spain stuck on 99 World Cup goals until at least Qatar 2022

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    Just look at that draw! Besides the penalty kicks in the shootout, there were only a total of seven shots on target at his goal through the tournament, and he conceded goals to six of them, including three to Cristiano Ronaldo. "I was frustrated after the injury, but I've been doing a lot of work to make sure I'm back so I can make a contribution to the team", the Tottenham midfielder said.
  • Uruguay Boss Believes Even Diego Godin Can't Handle Cristiano Ronaldo

    Uruguay Boss Believes Even Diego Godin Can't Handle Cristiano Ronaldo

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    Forty million Argentinians will demand to know why Messi & Co. are returning home early after failing to win it for a third time , whereas nobody really envisaged Portugal as World Cup winners in Russian Federation. Defenders: Martin Caceres (Lazio), Sebastian Coates (Sporting), Jose Maria Gimenez (Atletico Madrid), Diego Godin (Atletico Madrid), Maximiliano Pereira (Porto), Gaston Silva (Independiente), Guillermo Varela (Penarol).