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A fresh GOP promise and a 'talking stick' help end shutdown

Senators could only speak if they were in possession of the "talking stick". On Monday morning, he and many of his fellow Democrats got to yes fast. Trump welcomed Democrats' decision to relent an...

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Jimmy Kimmel Seeks Therapy For Best-Picture Trauma In New Oscar Promo

Jimmy Kimmel Seeks Therapy For Best-Picture Trauma In New Oscar Promo

At this year's ceremony, the company's chairman, Tim Ryan, has said he will be personally involved in making sure the evening goes smoothly. Thankfully, the mistake was realised and the right film w...

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James Franco Snubbed by the Oscars After Sexual Misconduct Allegations

James Franco Snubbed by the Oscars After Sexual Misconduct Allegations

James Franco , who'd collected scores of accolades for his performance in The Disaster Artist , was snubbed by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. "He's not unforgivable, at least not fo...

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Slayer set to split after 'one final world tour'

Slayer set to split after 'one final world tour'

Slayer have been a seemingly inexorable force in thrash metal since they formed in 1982, even continuing to write music and tour following the death of founding guitarist Jeff Hanneman in the 2013....

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After Tinder mistake, Missouri freshman emails every Claudia on campus

After Tinder mistake, Missouri freshman emails every Claudia on campus

Without a last name, he chose to use the clues his mystery girl's profile had given - her first name (Claudia), age (18 although the profile says 20), university (same as his) - along with humorous de...

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Social Media Blasts WWE for Lousy RAW 25 Show

Social Media Blasts WWE for Lousy RAW 25 Show

There were very audible "bull$h!t" chants. Jim Ross & Jerry Lawler Fall Asleep at Raw 25? In another blast from the past, Christian returned to RAW as the Peep Show once again rolled out the ...

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Idris Elba's Thoughts On Who Should Play The Next Bond

Idris Elba's Thoughts On Who Should Play The Next Bond

Speaking to Variety at the Sundance Film Festival, he called out those people who insist the next James Bond should be black, suggesting he was only linked to the role exclusively because of ...

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Saoirse Ronan nominated for Best Actress at 2018 Academy Awards

Saoirse Ronan nominated for Best Actress at 2018 Academy Awards

Bright and early in the morning on the west coast, this year's nomination ceremony should be relatively controversy-free, as there are a few clear-cut frontrunners for the year's top categories. The 9...

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Ryan Reynolds to Star in 'Clue' Remake From 'Deadpool' Writers

Ryan Reynolds to Star in 'Clue' Remake From 'Deadpool' Writers

The deal will put Reynolds firmly in Fox's talent stable as the studio continues its merger with Disney, and that the studio is shoring up talent as the merger goes through the regulation process. C...

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Hina Khan interacts with fans: Wouldn't mind doing Nach Baliye for Rocky

Hina Khan interacts with fans: Wouldn't mind doing Nach Baliye for Rocky

Going over the three months she spent inside the house, Shilpa had said the most bitter moments were due to Arshi and Akash. I want to take a break and then get back to work. When it came to tasks, Hi...

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Neil Diamond Announces Immediate Touring Retirement

Neil Diamond Announces Immediate Touring Retirement

He also name checks his own hit song " Sweet Caroline " in the announcement, because Neil Diamond knows everybody in the world loves the hits. "It is with great reluctance and disappointment that ...

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Britney Spears Announces Irish Show

Britney Spears Announces Irish Show

Tickets for the Brighton Pride show are on sale now . Tickets for the show go on sale from Saturday, January 27 at 9am from all usual Ticketmaster outlets. "Britney will be performing in the Uni...

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Tributes for 'South African father of jazz', Gambia arrests Jammeh allies

Tributes for 'South African father of jazz', Gambia arrests Jammeh allies

The musician was diagnosed with prostate cancer in 2008 and underwent eye surgery in March 2016 after the cancer spread. The family remembered Mr Masekela's contribution to and participation in ...

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United Kingdom regulator: Fox takeover of Sky not in public interest

United Kingdom regulator: Fox takeover of Sky not in public interest

The concept of Rupert Murdoch buying all of Sky was not in the public interest because it would give the media mogul too much influence. Fox has said that in the age of digital and social media, there...

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Netflix loses $39 million in unreleased content after Kevin Spacey scandal

Netflix loses $39 million in unreleased content after Kevin Spacey scandal

Spacey, who has had a successful career in film, television and theater, is one of a number of big names in the entertainment business to be accused of sexual misconduct by people coming forward in th...

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John Cena In Talks To Play DUKE NUKEM

John Cena In Talks To Play DUKE NUKEM

In case you didn't know. . Duke Nukem has no current release date, director, or writer. His credits include "12 Rounds", "Legendary", "The Reunion", " Trainwreck ", "Sisters", " Daddy's Home ", " ...

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Maisie Williams Is Going to Be Sophie Turner's Bridesmaid IRL

Maisie Williams Is Going to Be Sophie Turner's Bridesmaid IRL

It's kind of freaky though". But unlike Kit Harington and Rose Leslie , who have said that they'll pause filming on Game of Thrones for their nuptials, Turner and Jonas are waiting until the fi...

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NXP Semiconductors NV (NXPI) Analysts See $1.61 EPS

Twin Capital Management Inc who had been investing in United Therapeutics Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $6.03 billion market cap company. Therefore 66% are positive. Accord...

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Danny McBride to play Crocodile Dundee's son in new film

Danny McBride to play Crocodile Dundee's son in new film

He's well known for his comedic antics and we'd be none the wiser were McBride exclusively responsible for creating a fake Dundee trailer. The website listed at the end of the trailer has a galler...

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Bill Cosby to return to stage before retrial for sexual assault

Bill Cosby to return to stage before retrial for sexual assault

The disgraced comedian, however, appeared in Philadelphia Monday night and gave a special performance during a concert in Philadelphia in honor of jazz musician Tony Williams . Cosby remains free on ...

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Major grass fires burn hundreds of acres in North Texas, prompting evacuations

Major grass fires burn hundreds of acres in North Texas, prompting evacuations

As of 5 p.m. Monday the fire was around 95 percent contained, Teague said. Another grass fire broke out between Poolville and Springtown on Monday afternoon, and Parker County Emergency Management S...

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US Senate approves deal to end three-day shutdown

US Senate approves deal to end three-day shutdown

The Senate over the weekend inched closer but ultimately fell short of a deal that could have reopened the government before the beginning of the workweek. Senate leaders have reached an agreement ...

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Democrats to vote to reopen U.S. government

Democrats to vote to reopen U.S. government

And if Republicans seek to follow Trump's advice to use the "nuclear option" to bypass a Democratic filibuster , it's McConnell who holds the nuclear launch codes. But in a signal to Democrats ,...

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"Three Billboards ..." shines at SAG Awards

Brown was honoured as best TV drama series actor, becoming the first African-American to win in the category. Julia Louis Dreyfus received the award Best Female Actress in a Comedy Series for ...

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Rep. Marshall's on Government Shutdown

Rep. Marshall's on Government Shutdown

How did we get here and what happens next? The Georgetown University Center for Children and Families estimated that 24 states could face CHIP funding shortfalls by the end of January, putting...

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Comedian Attacked During His Set in SC

Comedian Attacked During His Set in SC

Brown was performing at the Comedy House at around 10 p.m. when the man stormed the stage. Brown questioned the man, who was identified in the report as a man named " Marvin ", if he was okay. The...

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'Extremely Disappointing': Massachusetts Immigrant Advocate Reacts to Senate Democrats Compromise

'Extremely Disappointing': Massachusetts Immigrant Advocate Reacts to Senate Democrats Compromise

Trump says his administration will make a long-term immigration deal "if and only if it's good for our country". Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer said he had come to an arrangement with Sena...

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Kamal Haasan announces new project with daughter Akshara and Vikram

Kamal Haasan announces new project with daughter Akshara and Vikram

The project will be helmed by Thoongavanam director Rajesh M Selva and will also star Kamal Haasan's daughter Akshara Haasan . "Let's endeavor to make it a grand success". Trident Arts are collab...

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Keith Urban, Nicole Kidman Stun at 2018 SAG Awards

Keith Urban, Nicole Kidman Stun at 2018 SAG Awards

Kidman said she'd been working until 1am the previous night, had the flu and was "playing a pretty raw, out there character right now so I've had a little trouble shedding it". I watched you and I l...

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Remembering Heath Ledger, 10 years later

Remembering Heath Ledger, 10 years later

For the past 10 years, his family, closest friends and co-stars have done a tremendous job honoring his legacy, all determined to make the work that the Australian soap opera actor turned teen rom-c...

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