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Ford bowed out of the series as his character was killed in 2015's The Force Awakens , which rebooted the franchise. "Mother, I want to fly coach, will you f**k off?!", Fisher reportedly said to Reynolds before hanging up the phone on her mother.
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    Images obtained by The New York Times newspaper showed a detonator Abedi was said to have carried in his left hand, shrapnel including nuts and screws and the shredded remains of a blue backpack. Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attack, while Britain's official terror alert was raised to "critical", and hundreds of soldiers were deployed on Wednesday to guard key London sites, including London's Houses of Parliament.
  • Thunderstorms possible as rainy week looms, forecasters say

    Thunderstorms possible as rainy week looms, forecasters say

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    Friday night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1 a.m. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. THURSDAY NIGHT: Partly cloudy skies and cool temperatures will be around with a low temperature of 55 degrees. There's more rain on the way Thursday with cloudy and cool conditions and a moist easterly flow.
  • Nicole Kidman vows to support female filmmakers

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    Playing in competition at Cannes , the film marks a triumphant return to the Croisette for Coppola after Marie Antoinette was greeted with a smattering of boos ( naturally ) in 2006. And that reverence makes Coppola's totally female update of one the most dude-centric eras in cinema all the more refreshing. Farrell admitted it was only his second time working with a woman director but said he aimed to pursue more female-led projects.
  • Manchester attack: Beckham says United's Europa League win 'brings happiness'

    Manchester attack: Beckham says United's Europa League win 'brings happiness'

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    Indeed, Djorkaeff, a World Cup victor in 1998 for France who is himself of Armenian descent, posted a lovely old photograph of himself and the young Miki, adding: "You told me you would one day win the cup too!" The game was billed as a clash between the pragmatism of Mourinho's United against the swagger and youthful exuberance of an Ajax side featuring six players aged 21 or under and in the club's first European final in 21 years.
  • Gianforte charged with assaulting reporter

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    Rep. Luke Messer, R-Indiana, offered perhaps the most forthright take on the political ramifications of the incident when he said of Gianforte: "I'm not sure whether it will hurt him or help him". The Latest on the assault case against Greg Gianforte, the Republican candidate for a Montana congressional seat in a Thursday special election. The chairman of the National Republican Congressional Committee , congressman Steve Stivers, also weighed in, saying: "From what I know of Greg ...
  • The Suavest James Bond Just Died, And Twitter Is Heart Broken

    The Suavest James Bond Just Died, And Twitter Is Heart Broken

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    In the statement, his family, said: "It is with a heavy heart that we must announce our loving father, Sir Roger Moore , has passed away today in Switzerland after a short but courageous battle with cancer". In total, he spent 5,118 days as James Bond and starred in seven films, beginning with Live And Let Die in 1973 and ending with A View To A Kill in 1985.
  • Trump Praises Duterte's Brutal Drugs Crackdown in Leaked White House Phone Call

    Trump Praises Duterte's Brutal Drugs Crackdown in Leaked White House Phone Call

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    Three days later, Marawi, the center of Islam in the mainly Catholic Asian nation was swarmed by tanks, attack helicopters and thousands of troops fighting terrorists holed up in homes and buildings. He said the gunmen demanded the government recall its forces. Troops sealed off major entry and exit points to prevent Hapilon from escaping, military chief of staff Gen.
  • Ariana Grande cancels tour dates after Manchester attack

    Ariana Grande cancels tour dates after Manchester attack

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    At the same time , the New York Times published photos which it said came from the scene of the bombing. The British government has expressed its anger at the release in U.S. British police chiefs said the ongoing leaks are "undermining" their investigations and the UK's relations with USA security agencies as well as the confidence of terror victims.
  • Ringling Bros. circus packs up its tent after 146 years

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    The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus that has wowed crowds for 146 years with its "Greatest Show on Earth " is taking its final bow. Ringling Bros continued to showcase tigers, lions, horses, dogs and camels until the end, despite fierce criticism from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals.
  • Montana's 'Body-Slamming' Greg Gianforte Loses 3 Endorsements on Election Day

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    Mr Gianforte was favored in a state where his party has held the lone House seat for two decades and where fellow Republican Trump won by more than 20 percentage points in the 2016 presidential election. Mr Gianforte's Democratic rival, a banjo-playing political neophyte called Rob Quist , has campaigned heavily on the damage he claims the reform will do to poor Montanans' health-care provision.