• New Harry Potter story released Sunday

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    Last night, many Harry Potter fans assembled in book stores across the country for the midnight release of the Harry Potter and the Cursed Child script books. Rowling likely means that Harry's role as protagonist is moving on to someone else close to him, whether it's continuing Albus's journey or seeing more of James.
  • Flaming arrow hits 'America's Got Talent' performer's neck

    Flaming arrow hits 'America's Got Talent' performer's neck

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    Stock gained his composure and brushed off the injury before hearing what the judges had to say. Judges Simon Cowell, Heidi Klum, Mel B and Howie Mandel were horrified as host Nick Cannon checked the performer was okay. He also encouraged viewers to vote for the act. Unlike other competitions like "The Voice", which has an incredibly boring second round, this show has really figured out something great with the Judge Cuts and the extra golden buzzers.
  • Britney Spears Doesn't Remember Meeting Taylor Swift

    Britney Spears Doesn't Remember Meeting Taylor Swift

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    Taylor feud, it's *also* possible that Brit had simply forgotten her brief meeting with a much younger Taylor Swift... The two singers have been pop rivals ever since Katy allegedly poached three back-up dancers from Taylor's Red World Tour for her own Prism World Tour back in 2013.
  • Donald Trump speech beats Hillary Clinton in TV viewership

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    He said if the Indian-Americans would go out and vote in these battle ground States they can play an "important role" and tip the ballots. "Well, he could start by actually making things in America again". "And if there are any little girls out there who stayed up late to watch, let me just say, I may become the first woman president, but one of you is next".
  • Heavy night? Celebrity Big Brother housemates wake up after wild launch night

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    And that wasnt the only thing that the 24-year-old revealed: "“I am bisexual so if there are any girls, I will go there", she said. I've never even heard of him before in my life. "I probably have the best looking vagina in Newcastle in Newcastle" she quipped in her entrance VT. Celebrity Big Brother's peak audience came around the 22:00 mark, when 2.5 million viewers were watching the show.
  • Gilmore Girls return date announced

    Gilmore Girls return date announced

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    Thursday, you're killing it. And because you can't announce a premiere date that's four months off without giving us something, Netflix released a new trailer, complete with updated pop culture references for Rory and Lorelei. "To me, one of the aspects of this show that felt the same but different was in the wake of losing Ed, which was and still is a great loss for us personally", Lauren Graham said during a Television Critics Association panel .
  • Future game updates to add new Pokemon, customizable Pokestops

    Future game updates to add new Pokemon, customizable Pokestops

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    The correction comes after Pokemon Go's release nearly doubled Nintendo's stock through Friday's close, adding $17.6 billion in market capitalization. "The company is not modifying the consolidated financial forecast for now", its statement said. The sharp losses posted Monday reflect the new guidance from Nintendo .
  • Trevor Bayliss: 'Ben Stokes will be a big loss'

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    The four-match series between England and Pakistan is locked at 1-1. The hosts dominated from day one, putting on 589 runs in the first innings, thanks to knocks of 105 by skipper Alastair Cook and a personal best of 254 by Joe Root. In his sixth over of the fourth innings in the match, Stokes pulled up after bowling the second delivery and went off the field, taking no further part in the match.
  • Lindsay Lohan's Father Claims, The Actress Is Pregnant With Egor Tarabasov's Child

    Lindsay Lohan's Father Claims, The Actress Is Pregnant With Egor Tarabasov's Child

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    When Michael was asked for more deets about the pregnancy, he said: "All I know is what she said". She told me that she was'. On Tuesday, the 23-year-old Russian businessman was seen moving out from Lindsay's London apartment. However, she later on apologised for her outburst. Lindsay had earlier posted a message asking people to stop interfering in her private life. The Mean Girls star appeared to be enjoying the company of close friend Golan, who spoke to ET about Lohan just ...
  • Netflix releases trailer for 'Gilmore Girls' revival

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    Lauren Graham as Lorelai Gilmore, Alexis Bledel as Rory Gilmore on "Gilmore Girls". Vulture tweeted about the trailer, and Schumer replied to the site's post, saying , "I would love her!" in reference to Lorelai's query. Only on Netflix . Welcome back to Stars Hollow! David Sutcliffe - who played Chris, Rory's father and Lorelei's ex - will be reprising his role as well.
  • TBS has a Notorious B.I.G. comedy series in the works

    TBS has a Notorious B.I.G. comedy series in the works

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    As if the lyrics of Biggie Smalls weren't notorious enough, they've now spawned their own comedy television series. His albums, which featured often semi-autobiographical lyrics, have sold more than 17 million copies in the US alone. The series will premiere this fall across TBS digital and social platforms. Created and produced by Mass Appeal in partnership with Okayplayer , the digital animated series will feature stories straight from the mouths of top celebrities.
  • Turkey prepares for mass anti-coup rally

    Turkey prepares for mass anti-coup rally

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    The sweeping cull, which has caused alarm both inside and outside Turkey, hinges on Erdogan's belief that a former ally, an Islamic scholar named Fethullah Gulen who built up a mass movement in Turkey from self-imposed exile in the USA, is responsible for the attempted coup .
  • Post-Coup, Turkey's Erdogan Targets Unions, Private Education, Charities and Military

    Post-Coup, Turkey's Erdogan Targets Unions, Private Education, Charities and Military

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    The attempted coup last week, carried out by a faction within the military, swiftly unravelled as most of the security forces rallied to Erdogan who urged his supporters to take to the streets to show their opposition. President Erdogan has hit out at leaders from the European Union for its "prejudiced" attitude attitude to Turkey, while 1,200 soldiers detained after the coup bid have now been freed.
  • Major Character Confirmed Not to Be in Rogue One

    Major Character Confirmed Not to Be in Rogue One

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    Alden Ehrenreich has signed up to play the role originally made famous by Harrison Ford in a three-movie deal. A new report is claiming that Ehrenreich's contract with Disney goes beyond one movie. From the reported reshoots , supposedly to make it less of a "war movie", to how close exactly the movie is to the start of " Star Wars: A New Hope " (is it 10 minutes before? longer?).
  • Alicia Vikander won $2200 in roll of the dice

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    Take a look as he chats with Paul Moore about his time in Dublin, being Bourne again and exacting some payback on his good friend Ben Affleck. There's just a few days left until Jason Bourne hits theaters. In an apparent attempt offset the boredom, the whole movie is set to an impossibly repetitive and thumping musical score that is desperately trying to sell us on the idea that something exciting is happening.
  • 'The Bachelorette' Recap: JoJo Picks Her Final Two

    'The Bachelorette' Recap: JoJo Picks Her Final Two

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    Chad said that the guys drove him insane by incessantly talking about him and whispering about him in the house. While Robby made a big pronouncement, he didn't get much of a date. He feels bad he went to anger, instead of understanding. Despite accusations that producers have ignored homophobia among cast members in the past, both ABC and The Bachelorette have not acknowledged the exchange.
  • Two House Republicans to Seek Re-Election After Failing at Governor Bid

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    He also referenced his considerable fundraising successes at the Republican Governor's Association in 2014, when Christie helped raise a record-busting $106 million for the RGA to help elect GOP candidates around the nation. "Mike Pence is a good man. He will add value to the ticket", tweeted Jeb Bush, the former Florida governor and one of Trump's former rivals for the nomination.
  • Matt Damon talks drinking in Dublin and U2

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    Of course, with a filmmaker as smart and talented as Paul Greengrass running the show, Jason Bourne does have some interesting things to offer within its mess of unfortunate choices, but they also lend the movie a bit of frustration to go with the audiences' disappointment.
  • Jimmy Kimmel, Matt Damon draw out their feelings in 'couples therapy'

    Jimmy Kimmel, Matt Damon draw out their feelings in 'couples therapy'

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    The counsellor, Paul tried a new method of therapy to bring the two closer together - he asked the guys to demonstrate their feelings towards one another through "art". Matt explained, "You say I'm going to be on the show and I've never been on the show so I took matters into my own hands". Kimmel began the session by piling several pillows to create a barrier between himself and Damon as he claimed the Jason Bourne actor beat him up when they last attempted counseling in September 2015.
  • Roger Aisles leaves Fox News

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    The announcement comes in the wake of devastating sexual harassment allegations against him, spearheaded in a lawsuit by former Fox anchor Gretchen Carlson. "I am personally committed to ensuring that Fox News remains a distinctive, powerful voice". An era has ended in Fox News Channel. Fox News has been one of the most reliable sources of victim-blaming rhetoric , with commentators who are always ready to suggest that women who make claims of assault or abuse either are lying or were ...
  • Check Out Over 50 Justice League Trailer Screenshots!

    Check Out Over 50 Justice League Trailer Screenshots!

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    The Wonder Woman trailer begins with Diana Prince (Gal Gadot) meeting fighter pilot and future love interest Steve Trevor ( Chris Pine ) washed up on a beach. The big fans of comic books, though, may be trying to either catch up on all of the Justice League comics or some beginners may be looking to get into that life.
  • Larry Hogan says 'blame falls to the prosecutor' in Freddie Gray cases

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    She said "obvious questions" weren't asked during interrogations. But the city's top prosecutor didn't quite see it that way. State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby wasted little time in announcing charges after Gray's death - one day after receiving the police department's investigation while a tense city was still under curfew - and she did not shy from the spotlight.
  • 'The Bachelorette': Chase McNary Explains His Angry Reaction to Getting Eliminated

    'The Bachelorette': Chase McNary Explains His Angry Reaction to Getting Eliminated

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    Will they still make it together on the live finale? For JoJo and her sportcoat-over-a v-neck brigade of men, it was off to Hua Hin, Thailand, presumably because Phuket would've been a gift writers like me don't deserve. I think that if we are a strong enough couple, then it's going to work out no matter what. It was dumb. He's dumb. But OK, this episode was mostly about JoJo's guys reminiscing and hashing out their differences.
  • Coup-plotters 'tried to force army chief to speak to Gulen'

    Coup-plotters 'tried to force army chief to speak to Gulen'

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    More than 270 people died, including around 100 coup plotters, in the course of the putsch which unfolded late on July 15. He also said Gulen should not be allowed to flee to another country in the meantime. The presidential guard is a regiment numbering up to 2,500 people but at least 283 of its members had been detained after the coup. Rights group Amnesty International said it had received credible evidence of detainees being subjected to beatings and torture, including rape, since the ...
  • Turkey's President Erdogan orders closure of over 1000 schools linked to Gülen

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    Erdogan said more than 13,000 people with suspected links to the coup attempt have been taken into custody, including 1,485 police officers, more than 8,000 soldiers, 2,101 members of the judiciary, 52 district governors and 689 civilians. Meanwhile, Erdogan also justified the imposition of the state of emergency in Turkey, which was introduced on Wednesday by saying that it is actually aimed at supporting and strengthening democracy.