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Democratic aide arrested; attorney calls case 'right wing media-driven' Democratic aide arrested; attorney calls case 'right wing media-driven'
- July 27, 2017

According to the story, Federal Bureau of Investigation agents "seized smashed computers and hard drives" from the lawmaker's home. American federal agencies arrested Florida Democratic representative Debbie Wasserman Schultz's top information technology (IT) aide for trying to board a Pakistan bound flight after he transferred United States dollars 283,000 to Islamabad. (more...)
'Lady Blue Eyes' Barbara Sinatra dead at 90 'Lady Blue Eyes' Barbara Sinatra dead at 90
- July 26, 2017

She had one son, Robert Marx, with a far less successful lounge singer named Bob Oliver. Barbara was born Barbara Blakeley in Bosworth, Missouri and began her modelling career as a teenager after moving to Long Beach, California with her family in the 1950s. (more...)
Captain Marvel Set In The 90s; Features Nick Fury And Skrulls Captain Marvel Set In The 90s; Features Nick Fury And Skrulls
- July 24, 2017

Considering that 20th Century Fox, not Marvel Studios , own the rights to the Fantastic Four franchise, Marvel head Kevin Feige presumably had to do some negotiating to get his hands on these characters. Still, this is a lot of good news bundled into one small package, and Marvel fans can begin firing up their conspiracy theories on what's left to come. (more...)
Man And The Wasp Adds Michelle Pfeiffer And Laurence Fishburne Man And The Wasp Adds Michelle Pfeiffer And Laurence Fishburne
- July 24, 2017

After a amusing skit that showed Paul Rudd and Michael Pena talking to someone about the history of the MCU so far, it zoomed out to reveal the actress playing Janet Van Dyne, the original Wasp in the film: Michelle Pfeiffer! Rudd reprised his role as Ant-Man to join Team Cap inCaptain America: Civil Warin 2016. (more...)
SDCC 2017: 'Black Panther' Panel Steps Into The Spotlight SDCC 2017: 'Black Panther' Panel Steps Into The Spotlight
- July 24, 2017

Creed and Fruitvale Station director Ryan Coogler takes the reins for Black Panther , working from a script he penned with American Crime Story writer Joe Robert Cole. Black Panther will continue to make progress and bring female representation to the Marvel Universe. He's still grieving his father and is still learning how to be a new ruler when enemies step in to challenge his power. (more...)
A literally resigned Sean Spicer admits SNL hurt his feelings
- July 23, 2017

Press Secretary, Sean Spicer, resigned from his post this morning, revealing that he was strongly opposed to the President's pick for Communications Director - Anthony Scaramucci . "There are times when it goes from amusing to mean, and there's a difference when that happens", he said. "But there are some skits that I've seen on late night television that I had to crack up at". (more...)
Democrats ideal art of delay while Republicans fume over Trump nominees Democrats ideal art of delay while Republicans fume over Trump nominees
- July 20, 2017

Trump's approval rating sank to 36 percent this month, down from 42 percent in April, but the poll indicates that slide has not yet resulted in enthusiasm for possible Democratic candidates. More than half of voters said that Trump is not an influence on their decision. "While Democrats are heavily targeting the House in 2018, the Senate is seen as a tougher prize", notes the Post . (more...)
Infamous jewel thief arrested again for shoplifting Infamous jewel thief arrested again for shoplifting
- July 20, 2017

When the associate pulled out items , she would keep them distracted by pulling out more so that eventually they would forget how many items they had placed on the counter, giving Payne the opportunity to swipe an item or two. When she was arrested this week, she was wearing the ankle monitor from her previous arrest . " I don't have any regrets about stealing jewelry ", she says in the film. (more...)
Ed Sheeran Deletes Twitter account | See Reactions Ed Sheeran Deletes Twitter account | See Reactions
- July 19, 2017

The "Game of Thrones" Season 7 premiere had one fatality besides that one unfortunate party - Ed Sheeran's Twitter account . Sheeran's Twitter account , which boasts 14 million followers, appeared to have been deactivated on Monday. (more...)
Beyoncé and Jay-Z's twins are too cool for middle names Beyoncé and Jay-Z's twins are too cool for middle names
- July 19, 2017

Beyonce and Jay Z first revealed daughter Blue Ivy was going to be a big sister back in February. The 40-year-old lady told Mirror Online that, "It was just random..." I have the twins, the blanket and the veil, a few home-grown flowers in a the garden. (more...)
New Horizons Pluto flyby 2nd anniversary New Horizons Pluto flyby 2nd anniversary
- July 17, 2017

A flight over Pluto shows the highlands and the planet's nitrogen icy plain, Sputnik Planitia . The videos were released July 7th to celebrate the second anniversary of the spacecraft flying within 7.800 miles of Pluto. It moves north to Voyager Terra , which are rugged highlands, and then sweeps over the pits and craters of Pioneer Terra . "The complexity of the Pluto system - from its geology to its satellite system to its atmosphere - has been beyond our wildest imagination", said ... (more...)
Watch the Teaser for 'A Wrinkle in Time' That Debuted at D23 Watch the Teaser for 'A Wrinkle in Time' That Debuted at D23
- July 16, 2017

The film is led by young actress Storm Reid ( 12 Years A Slave ) and directed by Ava DuVernay , most well known for 2014's Selma . A Wrinkle in Time is based on the beloved book by Madeleine L'Engle. The entire cast that we mentioned above was present at the D23 Expo to introduce the trailer to fans. When Alex mysteriously disappears, regular schoolgirl Meg Murry is sent by three powerful and unusual beings to find her father and discover a magical and world beyond her imagination. (more...)
Billie Lourd's Speech About Carrie Fisher Becoming a Disney Legend Is Perfect Billie Lourd's Speech About Carrie Fisher Becoming a Disney Legend Is Perfect
- July 16, 2017

Sadly, Lourd was unable to attend D23, as she's in the middle of filming the latest season of American Horror Story , sending a letter in her absence. So becoming a part of the Disney family was truly an incredible moment for her. "The super cool space sis I have in Carrie Francis Fisher. The good and the bad!" 'We could rely on each other, and there was a deep respect. (more...)
Charlie Gard: US doctor to assess critically ill tot Charlie Gard: US doctor to assess critically ill tot
- July 16, 2017

Dr Michio Hirano , a professor of neurology at the Columbia University Medical Center in NY, had told the high court via videolink on Thursday that he estimated the "chance of meaningful success [of the treatment] to be at least 10 %". British judges are tasked to intervene when families and doctors disagree on the care of people unable to speak for themselves. "Unlike the US, English law is focused on the protection of children's rights", said Jonathan Montgomery, professor of health care ... (more...)
Is Harry Styles really done with acting? Is Harry Styles really done with acting?
- July 15, 2017

I enjoy films very much as a moviegoer these days. "I'd do this one again", he told reporters at the movie's London premiere, which Prince Harry also attended . I'm not very good at planning what I'm gonna do next so I dive in and I concentrate on one film for two or three years. The film's ensemble cast includes Fionn Whitehead, Tom Glynn-Carney, Jack Lowden, Harry Styles , Aneurin Barnard, James D'Arcy, Barry Keoghan, Kenneth Branagh, Cillian Murphy, Mark Rylance and Tom Hardy who all ... (more...)
Deadpool congratulates Wonder Woman on beating it at the USA box office Deadpool congratulates Wonder Woman on beating it at the USA box office
- July 13, 2017

Jenkins return, however, isn't official yet. Whereas Wade Wilson tapped out of the USA box office at $ 363 million , Wonder Woman is now at $ 368 million and still climbing. "Thank you! We love you and your movie too". But there's another possibility: if Pine really does return, he could play a distant relative of Steve Trevor . (more...)
Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson for President? The people say yes Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson for President? The people say yes
- July 12, 2017

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson may be on his way to running for president in 2020. It's real. It's on the books. The Hill reports that an official committee has formed on behalf of the former wrestler and actor , Dwayne " The Rock " Johnson . (more...)
Shia LaBeouf Arrested on Suspicion of Disorderly Conduct, Public Drunkenness Shia LaBeouf Arrested on Suspicion of Disorderly Conduct, Public Drunkenness
- July 09, 2017

The majesty of the law set that hardened lane-changing criminal's bond at $3,700, $200 more than that faced by the star of Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull and Transformers . He then "became disorderly, using profanities and vulgar language" when one was not made available. Once again, actor Shia LaBeouf had been arrested on charges of public drunkenness , this time in Georgia. (more...)
Donal Logue's Child Has Been Found, Is 'Safely Back Home' With Family Donal Logue's Child Has Been Found, Is 'Safely Back Home' With Family
- July 09, 2017

News in a statement. " Donal is incredibly thankful for everyone's support, and especially to the NYPD , FBI and Team Adam [National Center for Missing and Exploited Children] for her safe return", the representative said in an email Saturday. (more...)
Spider-Man: Homecoming Opens Big With $15.4 Million Spider-Man: Homecoming Opens Big With $15.4 Million
- July 08, 2017

Catch Spider-Man: Homecoming swinging into theaters this week and let us know what you think in the comment section below! At another point, while Spider-Man is observing Toomes' crew ahead of an important arms deal, his suit helpfully informs him that one of them is named Mac Gargan - a.k.a. (more...)