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Reported differences in superhero star salaries prompt an outrage

Reported differences in superhero star salaries prompt an outrage

The film has been distributed by Warner Bros . " Forbes' Nick DeSantis wrote that Cavill's "$14 million Man Of Steel paycheck (was) only $1 million short of Christian Bale's $15 million for The Dark Knight Rises ". In addition, that $300,000 is the same salary given to Chris Evans for the first Captain America movie and more than what some of his Avengers teammates made in their first team-up. Read More

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Andrea Constand Testifies Bill Cosby Drugged And Molested Her

Andrea Constand Testifies Bill Cosby Drugged And Molested Her

I was very limp so I wasn't able to fight in any way". She said on Tuesday that she felt her continued friendship with Cosby after the alleged assault was important to the school's athletic department. Cosby says he had a romantic relationship with her. "I just want to know what you gave me", Constand testified, according to People magazine. Agrusa contended that the advances Cosby made on Constand on two occasions - touching her thigh one time, and attempting to unbutton her trousers ... Read More

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Cosby trial accuser thanks supporters for love, kindness

Cosby trial accuser thanks supporters for love, kindness

In an interview with ABC News , the unidentified juror (who agreed to speak out on the condition of anonymity) claimed that 10 of the jurors believed Cosby was guilty on two of the three counts with which he was charged (a charge of digitally penetrating Andrea Constand while she was unconscious, and a charge that the assault occurred after Cosby gave her drugs without her knowledge), while only one believed the comedian was guilty of a third charge, that Constand was unconscious or unaware ... Read More

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Two-year parliament term to deliver Brexit legislation

Two-year parliament term to deliver Brexit legislation

The program set out in the so-called Queen's Speech at Wednesday's state opening of Parliament will include "a number of bills" meant to make Brexit successful. In connection with the upcoming process of the country's withdrawal from the European Union the next parliamentary session will last for two years instead of one, as usual, said the Chairman of the house of Commons Andrea Linds. Read More

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Alex Jones interview draws 3.5 million viewers

Alex Jones interview draws 3.5 million viewers

The Free Beacon's report said that a previous headline for that story had called the interview an "edited NBC interview", but took that word out later. But who are the Sandy Hook families that they feel they have the right to restrict what any media outlet chooses to air? The two frequently interrupted each other as Kelly kept asking if he would admit to his wrongdoing and a visibly tense Jones kept deflecting her questions, blaming the media for distorting his remarks or veering ... Read More

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Katy Perry makes Twitter history with 100M followers

Katy Perry makes Twitter history with 100M followers

According to CNBC , as many as 48 million Twitter accounts could be fake . That's a 10 percent increase from what the CEO initially claimed. "Twitter has verified that Katy does indeed have 100 million followers". The tour is scheduled to begin in the U.S.in September, and the United Kingdom tour will be the concluding leg of the show . "And also things you don't even know that you have [come out in therapy, including] traumas from childhood". Read More

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Sandy Hook Group Dumps Megyn Kelly as Event Host

Sandy Hook Group Dumps Megyn Kelly as Event Host

The network has been taken aback by the response to booking Jones, the " Infowars " host who has questioned whether the massacre of 26 people, including 20 children, in 2012 at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown , Conn., was a hoax. A serious investigation of Jones by America's top news network would do the real work of journalism: spreading the truth and holding an influential figure accountable for his unsafe lies. Read More

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Polanski's victim pleads to end case: 'He owes me nothing'

Polanski's victim pleads to end case: 'He owes me nothing'

Polanski pleaded guilty to unlawful intercourse with a minor in 1977 and was sent to the state prison in Chino for a 90-day psychiatric study that he believed was his sentence. It called for no more time behind bars for the director after he spent 42 days in a prison undergoing a diagnostic screening. Polanski's defense contends that he has already served a sufficient amount of time - including several months of house arrest at a chalet in Switzerland. Read More

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'Wonder Woman' buries 'The Mummy' at box office

As THR points out, the opening weekend of the Cruise-starring monster movie earned less than the openings of the Brandon Fraser "Mummy" and its sequels - and even earned less than the Dwayne Johnson-starring spinoff "The Scorpion King". " Pirates Of The Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales " slips one spot to #4 with $10.7 million (cume now $135.8 million), while " Guardians Of The Galaxy, Vol. Read More

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Why Wonder Woman is groundbreaking

She was given a one-picture deal with the studio reluctant to commit to a director who had just one previous film, her 2003 debut Monster , under her belt. She is set to begin negotiations with Warner Bros . bosses to return for a follow-up, according to The Hollywood Reporter . She shared: "I couldn't even do one pull-up when I started". Read More

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Ariana Grande Resumes Tour After One Last Tribute to Victims

Ariana Grande Resumes Tour After One Last Tribute to Victims

Grateful for and incredibly proud of my band, dancers and entire crew. I love you I love you'. But she returned to the city on Sunday for an all-star benefit concert for victims that raised some $3 million. Ariana Grande is finally ready to dust off the microphone and resume her tour. Ariana Grande's Manager Scooter Braun said "I Choose to Live Rather Than Be Afraid", when asked about the "One Love Manchester" concert's security concerns. Read More

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Drug haul case: Thane court declares Mamta Kulkarni, Vicky Goswami as absconders

Drug haul case: Thane court declares Mamta Kulkarni, Vicky Goswami as absconders

The court is likely to attach the two properties of Kulkarni located in Andheri and will issue Red Corner Notice (RCN) against the duo in the next hearing. Reportedly Mamta would regularly visit her then boyfriend at the said Dubai jail, and she married him while he was in the jail. This was followed by them busting a major drugs racket and unearthing over a staggering 18.5 tonne of ephedrine, that amounted to a whopping Rs. Read More

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Ex-US Ally, Noriega, Dies At 83

Former Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega , who spied for the United States before his drug trafficking and brutality triggered a U.S. invasion to oust him in 1989, has died aged 83. Today, the nation has little in common with the bombed-out neighborhoods where Noriega hid during the 1989 invasion by the US military, before being famously smoked out of his refuge at the Vatican Embassy by loud rock music blared by USA troops. Read More

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Ed Sheeran Reveals Drunken Escapades With Justin Bieber in New 'Carpool Karaoke'

Ed Sheeran Reveals Drunken Escapades With Justin Bieber in New 'Carpool Karaoke'

Sheeran dropped in to pick up his guitar but stuck around to perform some of his biggest hits with Corden like " Shape of You ", " SING ", and " Thinking Out Loud ". 'I'd wake up every morning and there would be like 50 messages and none of the would say "hey, how are you?" it would be like "can I have this?" 'I had this driving wedge and I [teed up] and I cracked him across the face!' he recalled. Read More

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Louisiana House Takes First Steps To Shed Its Insanely High Incarceration Rate

Louisiana House Takes First Steps To Shed Its Insanely High Incarceration Rate

House Republican leaders suggested those were scare tactics, but senators - both Republican and Democrat - said they anxious about the impact of the House proposal. House Democrats, who are a minority in the chamber, stalled the construction bill as leverage to try to get more spending in the operating budget, more projects in the construction budget and more seats on the committees that craft the two bills. Read More

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Police dashcam video shows Tiger Woods' sobriety test and arrest

The video, which includes clear dialogue of the conversation between Woods and the officers who found him, shows the legendary golfer having a tough time figuring out where he is or what is going on. Woods later said his condition was caused by prescription medications . "Whether this is just a misunderstanding. or if he had some medication problems, a mixture of some - I really don't know", Stricker said. Read More

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'Animaniacs' Reboot is in the Works, Steven Spielberg Reportedly Involved

Soon enough, we'll have the Animaniacs theme song stuck in our heads again. Per a report from TVLine's sister site IndieWire , Amblin Television and Warner Bros. Animaniacs included some gangster-talking bird characters known as the Goodfeathers , a couple of whom were clearly modeled after Robert De Niro and Joe Pesci's characters in Goodfellas - a movie I didn't see until years later. Read More

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US beats Kiwis on opening day of America's Cup qualifiers

The Oracle Racing AC45 catamaran skipped by James Spithill competes in the America's Cup World Series in Cascais, Portugal in August 2011. Due to the way the rotation works, Aussie Ky Hurst sailed the last two races. Land Rover BAR went 1-1 Saturday. In the first race, the British team was slightly faster than Artemis Racing from the start and built an impressive lead over Artemis Racing. Read More

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Texas House rejects attempts to strengthen 'bathroom bill'

Texas House rejects attempts to strengthen 'bathroom bill'

The Texas legislative session ends Monday - unless Abbott orders lawmakers back to work once it's over. Patrick has signaled willingness for a special session over a bathroom bill, although only Abbott can make that call. In threatening to push for legislative overtime, Patrick had deemed bathroom and property tax legislation as must-pass bills. Abbott is still expected to sign what amounts to Texas Republicans' counterpunch to last year's Supreme Court ruling, which struck down tough rules ... Read More

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Injustice 2 Will Let You Unlock Gal Gadot's Wonder Woman Gear Soon

Injustice 2 Will Let You Unlock Gal Gadot's Wonder Woman Gear Soon

She added: "I think that it's so important that we have also strong female figures to look up to, and Wonder Woman is an fantastic one". Wonder Woman is coming to cinemas on June 1 in the United Kingdom and June 2 in the US. A theater chain will host women-only showings for the upcoming " Wonder Woman " film, and some men aren't happy about it. When Diana leaves Themyscira and confronts the horrors of World War I, she is definitely a fish out of water. Read More

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Joseph Duggar Is Engaged to Kendra Caldwell

Joseph Duggar Is Engaged to Kendra Caldwell

Fans, however, then reportedly spotted the couple's marriage license in the newspaper, further prompting speculation that the pair was getting married - soon. "I think that the moment I said "I do" was just a huge burden off my shoulder, and finally being married to her is just a tremendous weight lifted off", Austin said. Read More

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'Ozark' Trailer: Jason Bateman Stars in Netflix's New Dramatic Series

'Ozark' Trailer: Jason Bateman Stars in Netflix's New Dramatic Series

The Byrdes aren't bad people, they just did a bad thing. And yes, I'm fully aware that I've reached peak #firstworldproblems status: I'm actually angry about how many good new shows exist that I want to watch. Ozark will officially launch on Netflix across the globe on July 21, 2017 . Jason Bateman , who serves as an executive producer and director, stars as Marty Byrde, alongside Academy Award ® nominee Laura Linney as his wife Wendy. Read More

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