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Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

The Guardians of the Galaxy have kicked off the summer with an out-of-this-world debut at the US box office. " Vol. 2 " is Marvel Studios' fifth-biggest opening. Let us know what you thought of ...

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Bill Cosby thinks racism

Bill Cosby thinks racism "could be" behind sexual assault allegations

In a 30-minute interview with Sirius XM radio host Michael Smerconish , the embattled comedian also revealed that he will not take the stand in his own defense when he faces one of his accusers in co...

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Portugal's Salvador Sobral talks to press after winning Eurovision

Meanwhile, Lucie Jones scored the UK's highest-placing entry in six years, with her song "Never Give Up on You" - racking up 111 points to finish 15th out of 26 countries - the highest since 2011 when...

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Colbert to Trump: Please don't fire Spicer!

Colbert to Trump: Please don't fire Spicer!

And even though the POTUS was quick to sing Spicer's praises, he hesitated when Pirro pressed him about Spicer's future as White House Press Secretary. "People occasionally ask me what good is a sched...

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CBS Unveils New Primetime Lineup For 2017

CBS Unveils New Primetime Lineup For 2017

CBS , though first, is down 12 per cent this season, averaging 9.7 million viewers, and dropped 20 per cent among young adults, ranking behind NBC and Fox. CBS presented their Fall, Midseason , and ...

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Reality Series Shows Kylie Jenner's Other Side, Premieres July 6

Reality Series Shows Kylie Jenner's Other Side, Premieres July 6

And while the 19-year-old beauty entrepreneur is featured in " Keeping Up with the Kardashians ", it never really showed the real her. "But I can't do it forever... News about her sister. "The cool th...

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Melissa McCarthy's Sean 'Spicey' Spicer Takes To The Streets Of NYC

Melissa McCarthy's Sean 'Spicey' Spicer Takes To The Streets Of NYC

Spicer said in an interview with the news magazine show Extra in February that the impression was "funny", although he also suggested she "could dial back" the performance somewhat. Appearing on CNN ...

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Intel sharing at heart of US, Europe talks on laptop ban

The proposed measure, as reported earlier this month, would expand an electronics ban now in place on certain US-bound flights from eight majority-Muslim countries. "People have grown accustomed to ...

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Oops! Bella Hadid suffers wardrobe malfunction at Cannes

Model Bella Hadid poses for photographers upon arrival at the opening ceremony and the screening of the film Ismael's Ghosts at the 70th global film festival, Cannes , southern France, Wednesday, M...

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Trump to give speech on Islam in Saudi Arabia

Trump to give speech on Islam in Saudi Arabia

Trump will meet with leaders from more than 50 Muslim countries and take part in the opening of a new center in Saudi Arabia aimed at promoting what the USA hopes will be a moderate version of Islam. ...

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Senate Russia investigators invite Comey to testify, seek documents

Half of registered USA voters disapprove of President Trump's performance as president, versus 42 percent who approve, according to a new Politico/Morning Consult poll . Many political observers say ...

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Chelsea Manning Released From Military Prison Following Obama Commutation

On Wednesday morning, Manning - who wrote columns and posted to Twitter with the help of supporters while in prison - posted a photo on her social media accounts of two feet in black Converse shoes....

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'SNL' shares outtakes from Melissa McCarthy cruising through the NY streets

Cellphone videos posted on social media showed McCarthy suited up shouting at cars to get out of the way as she cruised through traffic. Spicer's outside of the briefing room doing recon from the bu...

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'Baahubali: The Conclusion' sets USA box office record

'Baahubali: The Conclusion' sets USA box office record

Anushka Shetty, Tamannaah Bhatia, Ramya Krishnan and Sathyaraj played pivotal roles. The success of both films suggests that dubbing is an important strategy for expanding beyond domestic markets. It ...

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Cannes Recap: Aishwarya Rai's purple lips at Cannes broke the internet

Cannes Recap: Aishwarya Rai's purple lips at Cannes broke the internet

Actress Sonam Kapoor is expected to leave for Cannes on Thursday. While the mother-daughter duo walked ahead towards the airport, Abhishek kept a watch on them from his vehicle. The Om Shanti Om a...

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Fatalities As Latest Protests In Venezuela Turn Violent

The nationwide anti-government demonstrations launched 45 days ago have turned violent in some cases, with the toll now standing at 39 dead, hundreds injured and more than 2,000 people arrested. It u...

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70th Cannes Film Festival opens amid heavy security

70th Cannes Film Festival opens amid heavy security

The Cannes Film Festival kicked off its 70th edition celebration on Wednesday with a star-studded ceremony hosted by Monica Bellucci. New platforms for film distribution must play by existing rule...

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Confederate New Orleans monument comes down

Confederate New Orleans monument comes down

Each removal has drawn protests from those who have sought to keep the monuments in place, with several people standing vigil at the Davis statue and waving Confederate battle flags even as a crane li...

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Irish American comedians like McCarthy, Baldwin, Colbert, and Maher lead Trump opposition

Most of the press corps' questions focused on the big news of the week: Comey and the FBI investigation into ties between Russian Federation and Trump campaign associates. "I think I can't do this any...

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Pelosi: Russia Probe Still Needs to Be Led by Independent Commission

The move heightened the legal and political stakes for the president and his young administration. Days later, Trump reiterated his disapproval of the Obama Administration's handling of the leaks in...

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Will Smith defends Netflix films at Cannes

Uma Thurman is also likely to impress in the style stakes as she takes the helm as President of Un Certain Regard , a parallel competition focusing on indie cinema. Home fashion Cannes 2017 Rough ...

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2 killed in tornadoes in Wisconsin and Oklahoma; 25 hurt

A tornado destroyed homes in a western Oklahoma subdivision and killed a man who was trying to flee to safety. Most of the fatalities from tornadoes so far this year occurred during a January 21-2...

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FBI chief's unceremonious ouster boomerangs on President Trump

President Donald Trump knew weeks before his inauguration that Mike Flynn was under investigation for secretly working as a paid lobbyist for Turkey, but hired him as national security adviser anyway,...

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White House moves to limit damage of latest Trump controversy

Ryan, however, pointed to ongoing investigations in the House of Representatives and Senate as well as the FBI investigation of contact between Trump's campaign and Russian Federation. "The shoes cont...

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Bella Hadid & Elle Fanning Get Cute For The Cannes Film Festival

The Cannes Film Festival is ostensibly just that, a festival devoted to celebrating all of the latest and greatest works of cinema the industry has to offer, ranging from the next runaway indie hit to...

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Representative: Rocker Chris Cornell dead at 52

Rock musician and Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell has died aged 52. Just hours before his death was announced, Chris had tweeted his excitement of playing the Fox Theatre in Detroit on Wednesday ...

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Bobby Moynihan leaving 'SNL' after 9 seasons

Bobby Moynihan leaving 'SNL' after 9 seasons

Two seasons ago, he signed an extension that was to keep him to the end of season 42 on the show. Moynihan stars in Me, Myself and Iwhich examines one man's life over a 50-year span. Oh no! Bobby Mo...

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George RR Martin says there will be fifth 'Game of Thrones' spin-off

The author clarifies these stories will certainly not feature characters now featured on the show: "We are not talking Joey or AfterMASH or even Frazier or Lou Grant ... Fans of HBO's Game of ...

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Melissa McCarthy, Alec Baldwin Return To SNL

On Friday, social media captured Melissa McCarthy's Spicey - who often lifts up his podium and uses it to intimidate reporters - rolling through Manhattan traffic via motorized podium, yelling at cars...

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Jimmy Fallon was 'devastated' by Trump hair backlash

Jimmy Fallon was 'devastated' by Trump hair backlash

Fallon's ratings have suffered since and while he hasn't apologised, he tells the New York Times he accepts why viewers weren't happy. He argued that his intention was essentially the opposite. Howe...

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