• This year's Cannes Film Festival is quaking with change

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    Shruti Hassan will be seen in the Cannes Film Festival 2017. Written and directed by Noah Baumbach , The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected) stars Adam Sandler, Ben Stiller, Dustin Hoffman, Elizabeth Marvel, Grace Van Patten and Emma Thompson, and is the intergenerational tale of adult siblings contending with the influence of their aging father.
  • Head of Islamic State in Afghanistan killed

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    Since the operation began, USA and Afghan forces have taken over half of the districts that ISIS-K controlled back from the group, according to Gen. John Nicholson, the top US commander in Afghanistan . Military chiefs are investigating whether the American deaths were caused by "friendly fire" from U.S. or Afghan government forces, reports NBC.
  • Miss USA changes answer about health care

    Miss USA changes answer about health care

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    She went on to clear up the answer to the second portion of questions on competition night, when she was asked about her opinions on feminism to which she said , "I'd like to lately transpose the word feminism to equalism". "Having a job, I have to look at health care like it is a privilege". And I see firsthand that for one to have health care, you need to have jobs. While many on social media were excited that another Black woman secured the Miss USA crown, others couldn't look past ...
  • Woman killed after being rammed into tree with auto

    Woman killed after being rammed into tree with auto

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    Cook County prosecutors said Stapleton rammed Lewis with her Jeep Liberty, crushing her teenage rival against a tree, then driving the truck over Lewis several times, resulting in the death of Lewis. She then backed up and drove over her body two more times before fleeing the scene . The teen was pronounced dead at the scene Friday night, the Sun-Times reported.
  • Brad Pitt opens up again about alcoholism

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    In GQ's feature, the father to Maddox, 14, Pax, 11 Zahara, 10, Shiloh, 9 and twins Knox and Vivienne, 7, opened up about the reasons behind his highly-publicised split. In November, the Federal Bureau of Investigation said Pitt would face no charges over an alleged altercation with his son Maddox on the couple's private plane days before Jolie filed for divorce.
  • Stephen Colbert fires away at Trump: 'You're a bad president. Please resign.'

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    Starting off with the bad news, he revealed the recent reports from The Washington Post that Donald Trump revealed highly classified information to top Russian officials last week. " Please don't do your own press conferences", Colbert asked the POTUS. "I have something to say here". Late show hosts are doing their best to keep it light and make fun of all of this but at some point I hope we can expect a day of complete seriousness from these guys.
  • SNL Host Melissa McCarthy Plays a Sean Spicer in Crisis Mode

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    After being asked about the recent rumors that Sanders might replace Spicer full-time, he drives his podium all the way to Trump Tower in NY, where he hopes to convince his "best friend" not to fire him. " Trump is innocent", McCarthy's Spicer said. "I'm famous, it's OK", Baldwin said, in a reference to the leaked 2005 video where Trump said he could get away with grabbing women because he's famous.
  • Aamir Khan's Dangal mats Guardians... in second week in China

    Aamir Khan's Dangal mats Guardians... in second week in China

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    Already the highest-grossing Indian film of all-time in China, Dangal continued its remarkable run in the world's second largest film industry this weekend earning RMB 215 million ($31.2 million) adjusted to remove online ticketing fees, a staggering 170% jump in ticket sales from opening weekend .
  • Macquarie Group Ltd. Has $806000 Stake in Xerox Corp (XRX)

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    The Stock has Weekly volatility of 1.60% and monthly volatility of 1.64%. Finally, APG Asset Management N.V. increased its stake in shares of Xerox Corp by 6.7% in the third quarter. Per a market research report by Research and Markets, the global retail market is forecasted to expand at a CAGR of 6.9% over 2013-18 and will be worth $20 trillion in 2018.
  • Huma Qureshi to star opposite Rajinikanth

    Huma Qureshi to star opposite Rajinikanth

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    The movie will be made on the budget of Rs 5 Crore and will go on the floor by the end of this month. Huma will play Rajinikanth's love interest. Speaking about the actor, a source was quoted by Mumbai Mirror as saying, "The makers were looking for someone with a strong screen presence as it's a performance oriented role".