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Omar strikes back? Han Solo movie gains 'Wire' star in mystery role

This makes it a bit tricky to pin down who exactly he'll be playing in the Han Solo standalone movie. However, other then being an origin tale of the rogue smuggler, details about William's character or the plot of the movie has not been disclosed....

Lorde releases new single, 'Green Light,' with music video

Following the release of her album - which she debuted at the age of 16 - Lorde (born Ella Yelich-O'Connor) became the youngest singer to top the Billboard Hot 100 chart since 1987, when Tiffany's "I Think We're Alone Now" reigned supreme. I think it...

Netflix teases Dave Chappelle's return

Last fall, Netflix announced that it would be airing three specials from Chappelle's personal vaults, and today the streaming service announced the premiere date for two of them. getting a sneaker deal and meeting O.J. Simpson. The trio of comical ...

The White House wants to slash the EPA's research budget

Conference of Mayors Thursday morning. But the Republican president has vowed his planned overhaul of green regulation would not jeopardize America's water and air quality. Trump is also targeting grants that help Alaska Native communities adapt to c...

Adele Invites Another Drag Queen Onstage to Sing

She was filmed during the concert saying: "This is my first every stadium tour and I will never, ever forget this". However, the singer took a crowd poll towards the end of her show, which suggested fireworks might be included during the rest of th...

Three injured after armed man drives vehicle into pedestrians in Germany

In the video, posted on Twitter, police officers can be seen surrounding the suspect who is largely obscured by a parked police auto. A statement said a 32-year-old Austrian and a Bosnian woman aged 29 were injured by the vehicle. It was reported t...

The Prologue To ALIEN: COVENANT Is HERE!!

Unfortunately, even before they colonize the place, it already has some terrifying inhabitants living in it. Right from there and then, it's evidently courageous how Alien: Covenant shifted its efforts for the reboot of the soft-sequel adaptation...

Iraqi forces take control of Mosul airport

A vehicle bomb exploded near the advancing forces, killing three troops and wounding 14 others, al-Hussaini added. He said he doesn't anticipate being asked to leave by the government of Iraq after coalition forces retake the city of Mosul, the large...

Brit Awards: Little Mix Performs 'Shout Out to My Ex'

It will compete against Skepta's Mercury Prize-winning album Konnichiwa , The 1975's I Like It When You Sleep For You Are So Beautiful Yet So Unaware Of It , Kano's Made In The Manor and Michael Kiwanuka's Love & Hate. The awards, a showcase for ...

S African exit from ICC 'unconstitutional'

It also called for Part of the reforms it expected to see in the ICC was "regionalization" of global law, a reference to proposals for an African war crimes court. "At the time, it was putting an embarrassing political fire out", McGrath said. The ...

Azeri President Appoints Wife As Vice President

The president's spouse is the first person to hold the post as Azerbaijan's first vice president, as the position was only established through changes to the constitution, introduced following a 2016 referendum. Ilham Aliyev then won the presidenti...

Justin Bieber: Accused of Headbutt to Some Dude's Skull

In this latest instance, Bieber reportedly asked the patrion to stop recording and delete the video. When the staff member wasn't totally compliant -and some other people at the party started recording the confrontation - Bieber allegedly lunged at...

Kraft Heinz Offer For Unilever Already Paying Dividends For Hedge Funds

The Anglo-Dutch company, which makes Hellmann's mayonnaise and Dove soap, is now valued at more than 114 billion pounds ($142 billion). "If I was Unilever , I would fight this with hand and fist", said Erich Joachimsthaler , a branding expert w...

Flawless Worley wins women's giant slalom gold

Frida Hansdotter of Sweden finished third. At just 21, Mikaela Shiffrin has already achieved more than most professional skiers do in a lifetime. Shiffrin has become dominant force in slalom skiing since winning her first gold in 2013 and now j...

Kate Upton lands on Sports Illustrated cover for third time

Model Kate Upton works hard to maintain her swimsuit body. Two veteran SI models who scored a spot in this year's iconic issue, Hannah Ferguson and Bo Krsmanovic , swung by the PEOPLE offices today to dish what their families really think ab...

Tara Palmer-Tomkinson 'died of natural causes', says sister Santa Montefiore

Tara sadly passed away last Wednesday (8 Feb) at her luxury London home after being discovered by her cleaner. She used her celebrity status to raise the profile of brain tumours by speaking publicly about her ill-health. Echoing Montefiore's grati...

Ben Foster - West Brom eyeing record total after West Ham draw

The striker has been excellent since returning for the Hammers in December and was expected to be watched by Three Lions boss Gareth Southgate in Saturday's home draw against West Brom. The little Argentine, taking on Payet's mantle, appeared to have...

Why I voted to confirm Betsy DeVos for Secretary of Education

While she said she is outraged by the confirmation of DeVos, Sojewicz said the Syracuse City School District will continue to advocate for children in the district, regardless of the federal government's stance on public education. "So, my educatio...

Leaked Grammy Promo Reveals Lady Gaga Will Duet With Metallica

Metallica last performed on the show in 2014 as they did their classic One with world famous concert pianist Lang Lang. The 25 diva will hit the Grammy stage in one of the most buzzed-about performances of the night. It was also revealed that ...

Many NH schools delayed, closed as winter weather looms Tuesday

Possibilities range from little to no snow, to widespread plowable snow. As of Tuesday afternoon, the National Weather Service was predicting 1-2 inches of accumulation in the early morning hours. "A widespread 9-12" of snow is likely in most of ...

Fremantle opts out of Australia Day

In a controversial move that has divided many, Fremantle council in the state of Western Australia cancelled its Australia Day festivities to respect Aboriginal sensitivities. Protestors wave the Australian national flag with the Union Jack cut...

Kenny Omega Addresses Possibility Of Surprise Royal Rumble Appearance

But it gets better for wrestling fans: NXT, essentially WWE's minor league, will be at the WFC on Saturday. Prior to the event, the title was stripped from Hulk Hogan by WWE President Jack Tunney due to a pair of controversial decisions in ma...

Teen Mom 2 star Chelsea Houska gives birth to a baby boy

Talk about one big happy family! Back in July, Houska announced on Instagram that she was expecting her second child and the first for the couple. But two hours later, the 16 and Pregnant alum and her husband both posted again on Instagram , t...

Roman Polanski Steps Down from French Oscars Following Protests

He has also received seven Cesar prizes, and was tapped to preside over next month's 42nd Cesar ceremony by Alain Terzian, who runs the French Academy of Cinema Arts and Techniques. The backlash "devastated" Polanski, his friend Thierry Frémaux said ...

Trump threatens to send 'the Feds' to Chicago to fix gun violence

Johnson was referencing Emanuel's appearance on WTTW's Chicago Tonight , during which the mayor said federal funds and federal gun control measures would be welcomed by local government. On Jan 2., Trump implored Emanuel to make a change, citing the...

Meryl Streep's hilarious response to breaking her own record for Oscar nominations

Meryl Streep, the perfectly rated living legend, scored her 20th (yes, that's 2-0) Oscar nomination Tuesday morning for her leading role in Florence Foster Jenkins - and her statement is just as legendary as she is. The scene, taken from the Paul Mc...

Soulja Boy Charged With Felony Gun Possession, Dracos Are Illegal In Cali

Struggle rapper supreme Soula Boy is facing felony gun possession charges. Way's two-year probation term was due to end this month, according to the Los Angeles Times, which reported that Way also had a drugs and weapons- related arrest in 2011 in ...

Adele to perform at the 2017 Grammy Awards

The pop megastar is the first performer the producers have announced; more names are expected to follow soon. Adele is the latest superstar to be added to the list of confirmed performers. James Corden hosts the 59th annual Grammys at 8 p.m. F...

Spice Girls' Geri Halliwell welcomes baby boy

The Spice Girls singer, 44, took to Twitter today to announce the news. " Christian and I are delighted to announce our baby boy was born this morning weighing 7 pounds and 8 ounces", Geri tweeted to her 400,000 plus followers and fans.

Conservative Pundit Stephen Colbert Salutes President Barack Obama on 'The Late Show'

But "Colbert" can't keep up the ruse for long-with Obama gone, how will he and other conservatives know what to fight for/against? Armed with an arched eyebrow, a patriotic tie, a mischievous squint and a very shaky grip on reality, Colbert's chara...

"Nothing confirmed" regarding rumors N.Korea has prepared two ICBMs

Coming ahead of president-elect Trump's inauguration, the reports have spurred fears that Pyongyang may welcome the new administration with a test-launch of an ICBM, something which - if successful - would put the North Korea issue in primary focus...

Rampant Durant helps Warriors silence Thunder

Kevin Durant dazzled against his old team once again with a season-best 40 points, and the Golden State Warriors beat Oklahoma City 121-100 on Wednesday night despite Russell Westbrook's 21st triple-double for the Thunder. At this time in 2016 t...

Bruce Springsteen Plays Private Acoustic Set at The White House

The setlist, according to Backstreets , included "Dancing in the Dark", "My Hometown", "The Promised Land", "Thunder Road" and "Born in the U.S.A". The show was a genuine individual thing, this thing for staff who relinquished such a great amount ...

Sir Paul McCartney steps up bid to reclaim Beatles song rights

McCartney strives to get back the copyrights to 267 Beatles songs which Michael Jackson obtained 20 years before he died. Seven years after Jackson's death in 2016 his estate sold his stake in the company, including the Beatles' songs, to Son...

Madame Tussauds Donald Trump wax figure

The wax museum revealed the 45th president during an unveiling on Wednesday in the nation's capital. To get the exact look, the team used as many as four color samples and from there they inserted each strand of hair individually - a process that t...

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"Gerald's Game" Helmer Mike Flanagan to Direct "The Shining" Sequel "Doctor Sleep"

The story follows the now adult Danny Torrance , who is dealing with alcoholism and the trauma of what happened to him as a child at the haunted Colorado hotel. The powers come up...

Legendary writer Ursula Ok. Le Guin dies at 88

Her work has been translated into more than 40 languages and have sold millions of copies worldwide. Author John Scalzi wrote about Le Guin saying, "Look at the top tier of write...

London nightclub Heaven had to be evacuated this morning

There are still high readings of natural gas in the area. The discovery saw approximately 1,450 people being evacuated from the nearby Heaven nightclub and a hotel. "We are wor...

Shape of Water, Dunkirk front-runners as Oscars nominations released

In the best actress category, Hawkins has competition from Frances McDormand (" Three Billboards "), Margot Robbie (" I, Tonya "), Saoirse Ronan ("Lady Bird ") and Meryl Stree...

Ruth Bader Ginsburg: 'For so long, women were silent'

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg praised the #MeToo movement and shared a personal experience of sexual harassment in a conversation at the Sundance Film Festival on...

Gunman kills U.S. marshal, wounds officer in Pennsylvania

Papenfuse says the suspect was critically wounded by officers. "It will be a straightforward process to have the tickets waived", he said. Little data was released at the mor...

'Jersey Shore' star Mike Sorrentino ready to resolve his tax situation

Attorney Carpenito said in a statement . According to The Blast , Mike Sorrentino and his brother Marc "have agreed to plead guilty" to at least some of the charges ag...

Allen increasingly isolated as molestation claims resurface

On the same day, Firth released a public statement via the Guardian and announced he won't work with Woody Allen again. Of late, Alec Baldwin seems to be the only actor to ...

Millions in gems stolen in gun raid at Paris Ritz hotel

A woman who witnessed armed robbers storm into the Ritz Hotel in Paris to steal items with millions of pounds has described her "total panic" as it unfolded. The city's police co...

Kim Kardashian DEFENDS Kris Jenner Against Publication for Calling Her "Chubby" JS

According to Cosmopolitan , the article features black and white photos of Kris in her early '20s, shot by her former boyfriend, Alfred Garcia. On June 15, 2013, Kim Kardashian...

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John Dickerson replacing Charlie Rose at 'CBS This Morning'

John Dickerson replacing Charlie Rose at 'CBS This Morning'

Dickerson has anchored FACE THE NATION since June 7, 2015, as it generated some of its largest audience levels of the past three decades. Dickerson joined CBS News in April 200...

'Red Sparrow' Trailer Teases Manipulative, Dangerous Jennifer Lawrence

'Red Sparrow' Trailer Teases Manipulative, Dangerous Jennifer Lawrence

Spy thriller " Red Sparrow " stars Oscar victor Jennifer Lawrence as a deadly seductress. She also begins a relationship with a Central Intelligence Agency agent played by Joe...

Princess Charlotte beams in first-day-of-preschool photos

Princess Charlotte beams in first-day-of-preschool photos

Camera IconPrincess Charlotte sis adorable in the photos taken by her proud mum. Plus, she also kept a short curly bob, much like she does today, at the age of 91. Can you believe ...

Golden Globes 2018: James Franco wins Best Actor for The Disaster Artist

Golden Globes 2018: James Franco wins Best Actor for The Disaster Artist

Franco directed and starred in the picture, which tells the story of how Wiseau, an eccentric and enigmatic aspiring filmmaker, made the cult hit, " The Room ". In fact, he wen...

'Coach' Actor Jerry Van Dyke Dies

'Coach' Actor Jerry Van Dyke Dies

Jerry's wife, Shirley, tells us. he died Friday afternoon at their Arkansas ranch with her by his side. It's said that the actor's health has been on the decline since being ...