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The Help star assembled a group of global superstars, including France's Marion Cotillard and Spain's Penelope Cruz, when she first came up with the idea for an all-female spy adventure thriller and pitched it to her X-Men: Dark Phoenix director Simon Kinberg, and on Thursday, the women made a show of force at Cannes .
  • Trump's polls improve despite 90% negative coverage

    Trump's polls improve despite 90% negative coverage

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    The organization studied all broadcast evening news coverage of the President from January 1 through April 30, and found 90 percent of the evaluative comments about Mr. Based on other tweets from Wednesday morning, it appeared the president was watching "Fox & Friends" as is widely reported to be his custom at the White House.
  • Magnitude 4.5 natural disaster hits 90 miles east of LA

    Magnitude 4.5 natural disaster hits 90 miles east of LA

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    While information is still coming in, the government agency said there is a low likelihood of casualties and damage. USGS also reports a 3.2 magnitude aftershock was reported moments later. Shortly thereafter, San Diego Fire-Rescue Department dispatchers announced that the region had just experienced an natural disaster and directed firefighters to remove all trucks, engines and other apparatus from stations across the city.
  • MeToo will not sway Cannes film contest, says jury head Blanchett

    MeToo will not sway Cannes film contest, says jury head Blanchett

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    The Hollywood actress , who is president of the jury at the festival, burst into laughter during a lively discussion with fellow feature film jury members. "It's not the Nobel Peace Award, it's the Palme d'Or", Ms Blanchett said, trying to put things in perspective. On the Netflix debate, DuVernay only referenced the situation vaguely.
  • Mark Williams strips naked after winning third snooker world title

    Mark Williams strips naked after winning third snooker world title

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    Within 10 minutes of his their Crucible title, and his first since 2003, Williams strutted in the press conference room with just a towel protecting his modesty. "The red he potted at the end was ridiculous, and it was one of the best breaks under pressure". From 7-7, Higgins lost seven frames in a row to fall 14-7 behind and although he closed the gap a little, he still trailed 15-10 heading into evening.
  • Early Voting Opens For May 22 Primaries

    Early Voting Opens For May 22 Primaries

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    Though early voting numbers are increasing in IL, the state is still behind nationally. In addition to polling booths available at the Watauga County Administration Building since April 19, one stop early voting has been open daily since Monday at five locations around Watauga County.
  • Solo Breaks Black Panther's Record For Ticket Pre-Sales At Fandango

    Solo Breaks Black Panther's Record For Ticket Pre-Sales At Fandango

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    In a promo clip released by Star Wars , we see Glover give us a tour of "The Millennium Falcon ". Last year's main Sask Expo guest was Lou Ferrigno, star of TV's The Incredible Hulk. The film will be the second Star Wars anthology film, following the 2016 film Rogue One . Glover continued: "I'll say it - turnout was a little low".
  • Deadpool 2: Ranveer Singh to dub for alter ego of Deadpool

    Deadpool 2: Ranveer Singh to dub for alter ego of Deadpool

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    The studio was in a search of a star who would resonate with Deadpool's personality. With slangs and cuss words, the movie is people's favourite, and to make it even more enjoyable and memorable, superstar Ranveer Singh has done Hindi dubbing for the second installment.
  • Dodgers finish combined no-hitter after 6 innings from rookie Buehler

    Dodgers finish combined no-hitter after 6 innings from rookie Buehler

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    Los Angeles had a combined no-hitter on Friday against San Diego on Friday , adding more pain for the home team this season. Buehler is rated the No. Los Angeles beat San Diego 4-0. The San Diego Padres have lost 12 of their last 14 games when allowing more than two runs. However, the venue for the first meeting of Buehler and Lucchesi could steal the show.
  • Possible spoiler for tonight's WWE Backlash PPV, more news and notes

    Possible spoiler for tonight's WWE Backlash PPV, more news and notes

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    The low blow has become one of Shinsuke Nakamura's favorite moves as of late, but everything was legal on Sunday night when AJ Styles defended his WWE Championship against Shinsuke in a no disqualification match at Backlash . The Miz at Backlash 2018Seth Rollins (c) vs. Samoa Joe and Roman Reigns squaring off in a singles match, amid other championship matches. The SmackDown Women's Champion, Carmella, will face former Champion Charlotte for her first title defence.
  • Justin Bieber offers Kanye West 'love' following slavery remarks

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    Kanye went on to say that Trump's election win "proved" that he too could successfully run for office. On the campaign itself, Trump referred to his former manager Paul Manafort as "a nice guy" with whom he rarely interacted. "I'm with you master Trump". After receiving a shoutout from President Trump on Twitter , it was reported by People Magazine on Thursday that Trump wants West and Colin Kaepernick to be involved in a summit on race.
  • 'Avengers: Infinity War' Posted a Historic Second-Weekend Box Office Total

    'Avengers: Infinity War' Posted a Historic Second-Weekend Box Office Total

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    In North America, Infinity War earned an estimated $112.5 million this weekend , which is now the second-biggest second weekend of all time at the domestic box office . " Overboard " is now averaging a bleak 30 percent on Rotten Tomatoes . The top 5 is rounded out by holdovers A Quiet Place with $7.6 million, I Feel Pretty with $4.9 million and Rampage with $4.6 million.
  • United Kingdom officials, doctors decry Trump's remarks on London stabbings

    United Kingdom officials, doctors decry Trump's remarks on London stabbings

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    Speaking at a National Rifle Association (NRA) meeting, the President promised to protect USA gun rights, telling the Dallas conference they were now "under siege". The President's latest comments add fire to the verbal derision that has stoked public anger in Britain after he lambasted the government's response to terrorist attacks, criticised London Mayor Sadiq Khan and re-tweeted propaganda by a fringe far-right United Kingdom political group.
  • More Trouble for Charlie Rose: 3 Women File Sex Abuse Suit

    More Trouble for Charlie Rose: 3 Women File Sex Abuse Suit

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    Rumors about the Post's investigation have been roiling CBS News for months. She was eventually offered a job by Rose for his PBS show making $20,000 more than she was making at CBS . Harris and McNeal say Rose would tell the women they should become lovers. with each other, not him. This image released by CBS shows, from left, Norah O'Donnell, Charlie Rose and Gayle King on the set of " CBS This Morning".
  • Smallville actress Allison Mack appears in court on sex cult allegations

    Smallville actress Allison Mack appears in court on sex cult allegations

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    The government saying they expect an indictment to come in the weeks ahead, along with more arrests. Penza did not name any potential new targets. Prominent backers of professional development company NXIVM have said they were in the dark about allegations by women who had defected from the group that they were forced to have sex with Raniere.
  • Royal wedding: Meghan Markle will not have a maid of honour

    Royal wedding: Meghan Markle will not have a maid of honour

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    Kensington Palace made a host of announcements about the royal wedding on Friday, including that Meghan's parents will meet the Queen ahead of the big day. Kensington Palace announced that they wanted to people part of the celebrations and hence had invited handpicked people to attend it. We were not surprised to learn that British newspapers are saying her former husband has started working on a TV show about what it's like when your wife leaves you for a British royal.
  • Star Wars Episode IX: Did John Boyega reveal a time jump?

    Star Wars Episode IX: Did John Boyega reveal a time jump?

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    The franchise was launched in 1977 with Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope. The headline read: " May the Fourth Be With You " as Thatcher took charge on May 4, 1979. However, fans or even the studio wasn't the first ones to coin the term. This is the young Han Solo (Alden Ehrenreich) himself who may or may not be too welcome as Harrison Ford's replacement, especially for a lot of hardcore Star Wars fans.
  • Man charged with extortion over Kevin Hart sex tape

    Man charged with extortion over Kevin Hart sex tape

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    Jackson, an actor , actually has a history with Hart. He wrote, "So please stop flooding my DM, TEXT MESSAGES AND FB MESSAGES with dumb a** messages like 'Hows Kev's schedule looken for next month?' ..." And I just, you know, it's a s-ty moment.
  • "Infinity War" So Popular It Might Change South Korean Laws

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    Warning: This post contains spoilers for Avengers: Infinity War . Marvel Studios went out of its way to preserve some spoilers for Avengers: Infinity War , with co-directors the Russo Bros. This happened after Quill chose to punch Thanos's head right where Mantis' hands are, thus stopping her from keeping the Mad Titan half asleep. Additionally, Markus has a message for MCU fans.
  • Drag Queen Ada Vox voted off American Idol

    Drag Queen Ada Vox voted off American Idol

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    Maybe it's because he channeled some real-life Woody vibes with his cowboy demeanor and longhorn bolo tie, or maybe it's because he dedicated the performance to his BFF- his dog, Hershey, who was watching him from home . Idol judge Katy Perry also had fun with the show's Disney theme night - Idol's first-ever, as the show previously aired on Fox prior to this season's revival by ABC , which is owned by Disney - and dressed in an elaborate Snow White costume.
  • UK admits cancer screening failure for 450000 women

    UK admits cancer screening failure for 450000 women

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    He said the error was a serious failure of the screening program, which is run by Public Health England and tests are carried out by NHS hospitals. "It is beyond belief that this major mistake has been sustained for nearly a decade and we need to know why this has been allowed to happen", said Delyth Morgan, chief executive of Breast Cancer Now.
  • Kanye: 'The class war is one of the reasons why Trump won'

    Kanye: 'The class war is one of the reasons why Trump won'

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    Kanye explains: "Just the ability to do what no one said you could do". And while Yeezy's soft spot for Trump has caused a divide in current pop culture, one Philly-born musician took the news particularly hard. We don't know how to think for ourselves. "Some things you don't align with, and some s*** you just don't go against". "I actually don't think you're thinking anything", he said.