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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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'Giroud is the best in the world'

The foundations are being laid for one of the English Premier League's most exhilarating and competitive title races. But our target is this. Along with the London based outfit, ...

Sarah Sanders calls for investigation into anonymous op-ed author

After all, Trump was a dark horse in the Republican primaries and the presidential race. And the USA ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, said that she had never hea...

Cuomo-Nixon showdown in NY governor's race goes to voters

Now the New York Times reports that the flier was drafted and approved by two men with close ties to Cuomo . Gov. Andrew Cuomo is taking some heat from his opponent Cynt...

Naomi Osaka upsets Serena Williams in controversial US Open final

It isn't, and as a result, a player was penalized for the actions of her coach . I don't cheat to win. US Open tournament referee Brian Earley administered fines of $4,000 f...

Burt Reynolds Dead at 82

He previously underwent heart surgery in 2010. He starred in more than 80 films, including his break-out hit Deliverance , as well as Smokey and the Bandit , and Boogie Nights...

Arizona governor names former Sen. Jon Kyl as McCain replacement

The unusual timing of Kyl's appointment could work out for another Arizona Republican who wants to become a U.S. senator - Rep. Martha McSally . Arizona's other current Sena...

The Bachelor 2019 Is Colton Underwood: Who Is the Next New Star?

One of the big issues for Underwood, which endeared him to many fans, was his virginity and staying true to that part of himself. The upcoming season of The Bachelor will kickoff...

New Yorker drops Steve Bannon from festival lineup after outcry

In an earlier phone interview with the Times , Remnick said he had "every intention of asking him hard questions and engaging in a serious and even combative conversation". Every...

Senator John McCain honored with memorial service at Washington National Cathedral

Sajjan said McCain always made time to speak to him and other Canadian officials at security conferences around the world and that McCain had built a "great relationship with...

Aretha Franklin's funeral returns to her gospel roots

The city has treated her death as the passing of royalty, with Franklin's body laying in repose in the grand rotunda of the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History for...

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Prolific playwright Neil Simon dead at 91

Prolific playwright Neil Simon dead at 91

It's been reported that Simon passed away on Sunday morning at New York Presbyterian Hospital in Manhattan, after being on life support. Simon's other honors include member...

Unai Emery denies having training-ground row with Mesut Ozil

Unai Emery denies having training-ground row with Mesut Ozil

When asked about Ozil's omission, and if it was due to a training ground argument, Emery was quick to dismiss the claims and said the player was missing due to illness. Where Wenge...

The Cohen-Manafort fallout

The Cohen-Manafort fallout

The news came at the same time Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen was in a NY federal court to plead guilty to multiple counts of campaign finance violations, tax fraud and b...

Aretha Franklin reportedly declined offer to sing at Trump's inauguration

Aretha Franklin reportedly declined offer to sing at Trump's inauguration

She reportedly left the stage in tears following the performance. "Moments later, Grande opened the show with a rendition of "(You Make Me Feel) A Natural Woman " alongside The R...

That time Aretha Franklin swooped in and saved the Grammys

That time Aretha Franklin swooped in and saved the Grammys

The statement continued: "Thank you for your compassion and prayers". "Every time one of her songs comes on, everyone sings along, everyone knows the lyrics and. Franklin was o...