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The hilarious Chrissy Teigen tweet that made Donald Trump block her

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Chrissy Teigen , 31, shared a screenshot Tuesday that shows that she's joined a select club: those whom the president has blocked from Twitter . However, in 2015 he retweeted a post that referred to Teigen as a "trashy gutter mouth woman" - a move she described at the time as "the greatest birthday gift ever". Read More »

Frank Sinatra's last wife Barbara Sinatra dies aged 90

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The couple were married for almost 22 years - Frank's longest marriage - until the "My Way" crooner died of a heart attack at age 82 in May 1998. CNN reports that Sinatra died of natural causes, according to the director of her charity, the Barbara Sinatra Children's Center. Read More »

Ant-Man & the Wasp: New Characters Explained

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Comic-Con attendees got a first look at some new "Ant-Man and the Wasp " footage today, which likely won't make its way online. In the sequel, Pfeiffer will play Hope's mother, Janet van Dyne, who was lost in the subatomic quantum realm years ago on a mission as the original Wasp . Read More »

Comic-Con 'Game of Thrones' Trailer Teases Epic Meet-Up

Based on a popular article around time travel in Game of Thrones , guests discuss various theories of how time travel could impact Game of Thrones in the current season and at its end. "But I think she's finding it incredibly awkward, but underneath that awkwardness there's always that secret enjoyment", she quipped . Melisandre , having been exiled from the North by Jon last season for her role in burning Shireen Baratheon alive, is now face to face with Daenerys herself. Read More »

Stranger Things: Netflix Unveils Season Two Trailer at Comic Con

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But if you want the overall gist of it, just know that the Upside Down and the Real World are beginning to merge. In other trailer news, Joyce Byers still looks incredibly anxious about Will; Nancy and Steve look like they're on the outs; Mike really misses Eleven; we even get a glimpse of the new girl in town, Max . Read More »

Ben Affleck addresses The Batman recasting rumors at SDCC

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Affleck was originally slated to direct a Batman movie and co-wrote a script, but Reeves - who is hoping it will be the start of a trilogy - announced he had dropped it and was working on a new story. "I'm so thrilled to do it". It's fucking incredible and I still can't believe it after two films... Ezra Miller as The Flash , Ben Affleck as Batman and Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman in Warner Bros. Read More »

Chester Bennington's death shows depression's pretty damn real

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On "Crawling" - one of the band's defining singles which went on to sell more than 11 million copies in the United States, he said it was "about feeling like I had no control over myself in terms of drugs and alcohol". If anyone out there thinks the world is better without you. According to the New York Post , a series of vile messages were posted on Bennington's widow's social media page. Read More »

Prince William promises firm friendship with Germany post-Brexit

Later this week, the family will head to Germany for a meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel . The royal duo will also attend a Queen's birthday party at the British ambassador's residence. The Daily Mail notes that Kate and William have been "showing off their softer side" on this tour, by "cuddling children" and "doling out hugs". Read More »

Pacific Rim: Uprising teaser has first look at John Boyega

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John Boyega , Scott Eastwood , Tian Jing , Adria Arjona , Charlie Day and Rinko Kikuchi star in the sequel, set to drop February 23, 2018 . For a while, it looked like a Pacific Rim sequel wasn't going to happen. And yes, today's SDCC teaser might not boast any footage from the flick but it's the flawless treat to tide us over until the first full-length trailer does eventually drop. Read More »

McCormick to buy French's Mustard in $4.2B deal

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McCormick projects robust growth that the hot sauce category is experiencing would continue. Incidentally, McCormick might have felt it could afford the luxury of a bigger price today having dodged a bullet with Premier. With the shares trending lower, we believe long-term investors may have an opportunity to build a presence in a high-quality packaged food operator with relatively attractive growth prospects at a discount. Read More »

Who Is Jodie Whittaker, The First Female Doctor Who?

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Presenter and former Great British Bake Off host Sue Perkins hailed her appointing, writing: " Jodie Whittaker is a class act". Here, 11 actresses who could take it shaken, not stirred. "I have never been able to think of any logical reason why an alien being capable of regenerating in extremis would necessarily retain all or indeed any of the characteristics of his (or her) pre-renewal self", he says. Read More »

Al Pacino as Coach Joe Paterno: First Peek

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The film , which does not yet have a title is being directed by Barry Levinson . Paterno was dismissed by Penn State in 2011 in the wake of the Sandusky child sex abuse revelations. The actor was previously tied to the cable network for the biopic, " You Don't Know Jack ". The Oscar victor has starred in edgy films such as Scarface , Dog Day Afternoon , Cruising, and Angels in America . Read More »

Prince George & Princess Charlotte Arrive in Poland in Adorable Style

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The surroundings of Warsaw Chopin Airport may have been unusual for George along with the unknown faces of dignitaries and soldiers in the guard of honour waiting on the runway. William is to deliver a speech during a reception in the historic Lazienki Park in honor of his 91-year-old grandmother, Queen Elizabeth II. The children are expected to draw wide attention on a trip being characterized by the British press as part of a charm offensive to soften Britain's Brexit diplomacy. Read More »

Go behind-the-scenes of Insomniac Games' Spider-Man

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Robbie Daymond will voice Parker and Spider-Man in the new series, while Max Mittelman will portray his friend-turned-rival Harry Osborn. And while Tobey loyalists might think the casting idea to be weird, it might not be a bad idea. (And they're just as diverse as a movie about a kid from Queens ought to be.) It gives the film a more organic approach, adding flavor to the plot itself and adding Robert Downey Jr.'s swagger completed the entire Spiderman: Homecoming experience. Read More »

'Aladdin' cast for live-action adaptation revealed

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Guy Ritchie , who has always been rumoured as the director was also confirmed as the man behind the camera. Naomi Scott will play Jasmine in the live-action remake of " Aladdin ". Will Smith will voice the Genie. Aladdin is set to begin shooting in August in London. Dan Lin is producing Aladdin through his company Lin Pictures, and Jonathan Eirich has been named executive producer. Read More »

Rob claims Blac tried strangling him

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Now Caitlyn - who was married to Rob's mother Kris Jenner - has slammed his actions, but says she can't comment further because she hasn't had a conversation with Rob "in years", and has never met Chyna or Dream . I really have not had much of a relation-I've never met Blac Chyna . On her Instagram page, Blac Chyna announced two gigs she will hosting, one of which is next Monday at the Ace of Diamonds in West Hollywood. Read More »

Hero Rejected Bail, Back in Jail

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The bail plea moved by the actor will be considered by the court on Saturday afternoon. The prosecution submitted that if the actor was granted bail, he might influence the witnesses, which in turn would affect the ongoing inquiry in the case. Read More »

FULL LIST: Emmy's Short Form Category Nominees

HBO led the nominations with 110 total, followed by Netflix with 91, NBC with 60, and FX with 54. " The Voice " has won the category the previous two years. Nicole Kidman and Reese Witherspoon were also nominated in the acting category for HBO's " Big Little Lies ". HBO (which we count as a streamer, given its availability to cord cutters) is on the board with nominations for " Silicon Valley " and " Veep ", which will go up against Netflix's " Master of None " and " Unbreakable ... Read More »

Quentin Tarantino developing movie about Manson Family murders

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Manson and select members of his cult were sentenced to life imprisonment in 1971 for these and several other murders committed in the summer of '69. Manson's followers broke into the Tate residence in the summer of 1969, murdering a pregnant Sharon Tate as well as four guests. Deadline added that Tarantino regular Samuel L. Read More »

'Gotham' actor Donal Logue's daughter is 'safely back home,' rep says

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Donal's rep also confirmed to multiple news outlets that Jade is "safely back home". " Donal is incredibly thankful for everyone's support, and especially to the NYPD , FBI and Team Adam [National Center for Missing and Exploited Children] for her safe return", the representative said in an email Saturday. Read More »

Spider-Man: Homecoming Director Hasn't Committed to Sequel

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Better yet, they should have been scrapped. The power or the responsibility? What he doesn't know is that for eight years, there has been a supervillain emerging in his town in the form of a wronged construction worker, Adrian ( Michael Keaton ), who chose to break bad after losing a job to a government crew that clears post-superhero fight disaster areas. Read More »

Patton Oswalt announces engagement

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She maced me but said yes later.' Slave I and Padawan are Star Wars references. "I caught the bouquet #fairytalesdoexist". But it wasn't until last month that they first stepped out together in public as a couple, walking hand in hand at the premiere of the movie Baby Driver on June 14. Read More »

Jay-Z's '4:44' Tidal exclusive has already gone platinum

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Additionally, Hov is the only hip-hop artist with more than 10 RIAA platinum albums and four, platinum collaborated albums, which include Watch the Throne with Kanye West and The Best of Both Worlds with R. That's impressive, considering that the album is now only available via stream and download from Tidal and Sprint. This achievement is especially gobsmacking since the album, its songs and its associated video materials were only available through Jay-Z-owned TIDAL for pre-existing ... Read More »

An at-a-glance survey of some top stories

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Prominent Canadians, activists and newspaper editorial boards have rallied behind Khadr for several years through public statements, visits to MPs, a parliamentary petition, and a letter writing campaign. However, the settlement money should not be seen as a windfall, a source said. In 2002, USA special forces captured Khadr after a firefight with al-Qaida forces in southeast Afganistan. Read More »

Kanye West Splits With Jay Z's Tidal Over $3M

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Kanye's response ... I'll deliver the videos when you pay me what I'm owed. In the latest letter between the two camps, Tidal reportedly threatened to sue West if he went with another streaming service . West , of course, took part in that infamous parade of embarrassment back in 2015 when Jay-Z first bought the streaming firm and announced that he'd made a plethora of popstars shareholders in the company. Read More »

Messi Finally Marries Childhood Sweetheart Antonella

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Lionel Messi married his longtime girlfriend, Antonella Roccuzzo , in front of more than 250 friends and family at a super-star-studded event. FC Barcelona superstars Luis Suarez and Neymar supported their teammate at the affair. Brunette bride Roccuzzo , 29, will wear a dress by Spanish designer Rosa Clara , which has been flown over from Barcelona. The wedding took place at 2200 GMT in the City Center casino. Read More »

Olivia de Havilland suing over Feud portrayal

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Hollywood screen legend Olivia de Havilland filed a lawsuit against FX Networks last Friday, saying she did not give her permission to be portrayed in the miniseries Feud: Bette And Joan and that the depiction had harmed her reputation. Read More »

People Are Noticing A Huge Difference In Mayweather And McGregor's Training

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If you're the type of person thinking McGregor has a snowball's chance in hell in a boxing match against one of the best to ever lace up a pair of gloves, you'll be encouraged by the stark speed contrast in the videos. Of course, there were plenty of people saying that before these training videos came out . American Bayless, who officiated Mayweather's blockbuster clash with Manny Pacquiao two years ago, has been touted as a potential referee. Read More »

Elon Musk To Reveal Tesla Model 3 Launch Details

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The beginning of the plan marks a major step because it wasn't clear until now whether Los Angeles authorities would let Mr Musk start digging outside his property around the SpaceX building. The tunnel boring machine nicknamed " Godot " sits in a chamber. Musk hopes his Boring Company will lead the development of a futuristic system of subterranean chutes that will see commuters skip "soul destroying traffic" in their cars. Read More »

NY hospital: Shooting incident in the Bronx

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Henry Michael Bello, a 45-year-old family medicine doctor formerly employed at the hospital, according to sources. At least four to six people were injured in the shooting. CBS News reported that the gunman, believed to be a former hospital employee, had a rifle and had barricaded himself inside the building. Police are searching for the shooter and have advised people to avoid the area. Read More »

Paddington Bear creator dies at 91

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Bond's 26 Paddington books have sold in excess of 35 million copies worldwide and have been translated into 40 languages. A sequel, " Paddington 2 " with Ben Whishaw as the voice of the titular bear, will arrive in USA theaters in January. Read More »

No verdict Tuesday in Bill Cosby sexual assault case

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Jurors wanted the testimony of Detective Dave Mason read back to them Tuesday. Cosby did not testify as part of his defence, but his alleged victim did, and told the Montgomery County Courthouse her mentor had given her three blue pills, which he alleged were supplements, to help her "relax". Read More »

Stars come out for European premiere of Edgar Wright's 'Baby Driver'

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I told him that I dig music and I had a background in dance and musical theatre, and in the audition I was messing around with some of the songs from the movie . "When Jamie shot, then I knew someone else was going to shoot and then I was there, but you had to have the beat". Edgar Wright is quickly making a name as one of Hollywood's brightest directors. Read More »

First phase of Jewar airport gets government nod

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The minister pointed out that there was a need to consider development of a green field airport at Jewar, since the IGI airport located here will be utilising its full passenger handling capacity in another 4-8 years time. He said the new airport will also provide seamless domestic and worldwide connectivity to western U.P. with Noida, Agra, Mathura, Meerut, Vrindavan, Moradabad and Bulandshahr likely to serve as the catchment area for the airport. Read More »

Former Nickelodeon stars Drake & Josh aren't friends anymore

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Drake and Josh were friends while filming and then lost touch for a bit. Josh Peck , 30, got married to his long-time girlfriend Paige O'Brien on Saturday (June 17) in Malibu, with many wondering why Drake wasn't at the ceremony to celebrate with his former co-star. Read More »

Cosby accuser to resume testimony in sex assault trial

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The woman at the centre of Bill Cosby's criminal sex assault trial was left "humiliated" and "confused" after his alleged 2004 attack, a court has heard. Constand claims that Cosby became her mentor and invited her into his home on multiple occasions. Cosby appeared indifferent throughout much of Constand's testimony. Read More »

Tropical Storm Cindy forms in the Gulf of Mexico

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WeatherBell Analytics LLC forecast 11 to 13 named tropical storms in the 2017 Atlantic Hurricane Season, according to a May outlook. The system is now stalled over the northern Gulf of Mexico, but it will pick up a little more speed Wednesday as it heads toward the southwestern Louisiana coast. Read More »

List of GOP lawmakers found in Virginia shooter's pocket

This hapless pair of reporters, who didn't give Hodgkinson's name until Paragraph 9, somehow missed, or refused to report, additional details reported at the Daily Caller , Fox News , and even the New York Times . Police said it was unclear whether James Hodgkinson planned to target the lawmakers on his list, which included Reps. As for Scalise, he's still in critical condition, but he's improving. Read More »

McCain: Americans 'stupid' to still want to travel to NKorea

Two were teachers at a Pyongyang university funded by overseas Christian groups, and the third a Korean-American pastor accused of espionage for the South. Al FrankenAl FrankenFranken: Trump might be "gullible" on China Franken: Impeaching Trump could lead to "zealot" Pence Franken accuses Trump of flip-flopping on House healthcare bill MORE (D-Minn.) said on Tuesday that President Trump might have been "gullible" to think that he could pressure China to effectively rein in North Korea . Read More »

'Trooping the color' in London for queen's official birthday

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Noting the country had "witnessed a succession of bad tragedies", she called for the nation "to reflect and pray for all those who have been directly affected by these events". They may be young, but Prince George and Princess Charlotte surely know how to steal the spotlight. Security was extra tight around Buckingham Palace and The Mall with the Monarch arriving in an open horse drawn carriage with Prince Philip by her side as thousands turned out to watch the spectacle of might, ... Read More »

Miles Teller Arrested for Public Drunkenness

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At that point, Miles was arrested. "Don't believe everything you read, especially from a third party entertainment news source trying to get clicks". Six months ago, Teller was involved in a scary vehicle crash in Los Angeles. As previously reported, the impact caused his Bronco truck to flip over. Read More »

Cosby alternate juror 'probably' would have convicted

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After a jury said it was 'hopelessly deadlocked, ' Judge Steven O'Neill declared a mistrial in the Bill Cosby sexual assault case . District Attorney Kevin Steele vowed to try the 79-year-old Cosby a second time, saying accuser Andrea Constand supported the decision. Read More »

Shot US congressman still 'critical' but improving: doctor

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Scalise was fielding balls at second base during the practice Wednesday when he was shot in the hip , and sustained serious injuries as the bullet traveled through his pelvis and injured internal organs. "I purchased my ticket a few weeks ago, but with what happened yesterday, it has more meaning to me today", said D.C. resident Amanda Linton. Sava said he was optimistic about the progress made by Scalise over the past 48 hours. Read More »

Iraqi Forces March Through Mosul

A high-ranking Iraqi security commander says government forces have made territorial gains in the western part of Mosul as they battle to drive Daesh Takfiri militants out of their last bastion in the country's second largest city . IS snipers are shooting at families trying to flee as part of a tactic to keep civilians as human shields, said the UN. As for Raqqa itself, the US -backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) are on the offensive to strip IS of one of its key strongholds and ... Read More »

Man who shot congressman was living in van, called a loner

There have been protests against President Donald Trump on the main street here. After the attack on Wednesday, The St. Louis Post-Dispatch sent a reporter to Hodgkinson's house. The FBI has said Hodgkinson left IL for the D.C. area, apparently to protest Trump's policies. "Outside of myself, I don't think he knew anyone else in town". Read More »