• Geils Band John Warren Geils Jr. dies

    Geils Band John Warren Geils Jr. dies

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    The Groton Police Department said Geils was pronounced dead at the scene after officers were called to the home to conduct a well-being check. Vocalist Peter Wolf shared a photo of the band on his Facebook page with the caption , "Thinking of all the times we kicked it high and rocked down the house!" The band was recently nominated for the fourth time to join the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame , but was not selected as part of the 2017 class.
  • Why lobbyists like Manafort don't want to register as foreign agents

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    This due to his his past political work in Ukraine. "Mr. Manafort received formal guidance recently from the authorities, and he is taking appropriate steps in response to the guidance", Maloni said. Manafort also faces inquiries under congressional and FBI investigations into whether anyone connected with the Trump campaign colluded with Russian government hackers who tried to sway the 2016 presidential election.
  • Will Kendrick Lamar Drop Another Album on Sunday? The Internet Thinks So

    Will Kendrick Lamar Drop Another Album on Sunday? The Internet Thinks So

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    You can also listen to Kendrick Lamar's new album on Apple Music if you don't want to wait for the time it'll take to ship, but hopefully, it will be available through Amazon Music Unlimited too. Minimal features ( Rihanna makes an impressive up on the slow-rolling " Loyalty " while U2 appears on the sleepy, world-weary " XXX ") and stark production make this an immediate standout.
  • Trump says US-Russia ties 'may be at an all-time low'

    Trump says US-Russia ties 'may be at an all-time low'

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    Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, who hosted his Iranian and Syrian counterparts at a trilateral meeting in Moscow, denounced last week's US attack on Syria as a "flagrant violation" of worldwide law and warned that any further such action would entail "grave consequences not only for regional but global security".
  • Watch the Trailer for Netflix's 'Dear White People'

    Watch the Trailer for Netflix's 'Dear White People'

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    Set at an Ivy League college campus, the series follows a group of black students tackling both implicit and explicit racism as they aim to tackle white privilege on campus. We'll see the return of Brandon P. Bell as Troy Fairbanks, but the rest of the series' cast is different from the film's. After receiving such horrific racially charged backlash on social media when the first teaser dropped, Simien penned a lengthy and heartfelt essay called "Why did I name it "Dear White People?" ".
  • Director Rian Johnson reveals first trailer for 'The Last Jedi'

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    The trailer opens with Rey (Daisey Ridley) gasping for air and trying to get her bearings. The trailer ends with Skywalker intoning from a dark cave that " it's time for the Jedi to end ". The film won't be released until December 15, but the anticipation officially begins now. Everything we've seen in the film series has reinforced the idea that these kinds of institutions are doomed to fail.
  • Janet Jackson shares first photo of son Eissa

    Janet Jackson shares first photo of son Eissa

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    News, Jackson's husband changed the look of his official site and included a section on love , which includes a photo of Jackson and a message that says, "To the most lovely person in the world, thank you for your divine love, your eternal support and for being my best friend".
  • 'We can't have this relationship with Russia' amid Syria crisis

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    Moscow's hostility to Trump administration figures is a sharp change from previous year, when Putin hailed Trump as a strong figure and Russian state television was often full of effusive praise for him. That runs counter to claims by the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons that attacks using chlorine in 2014 and 2015. Others said the statements should clear up any doubts about U.S.
  • Mark Hamill: Carrie Fisher Star Wars tribute is 'therapy'

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    Hamill led an hourlong tribute to Fisher on Friday evening at the event in Orlando, Florida. At today's panel, Ridley, who plays Rey in the movie, finally said, "I can tell you some things". that's our princess". Hamill told stories of visiting with Fisher and her mother, Debbie Reynolds, in NY and attending incredible parties at their homes in Los Angeles.
  • Shania Twain guests on 'The Voice' as mentor

    Shania Twain guests on 'The Voice' as mentor

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    To this day, she still holds the title as best-selling female country artist of all time despite a hiatus since her 2002 LP Up. For the last few seasons, The Voice has brought in a superstar to work with the Top 12 as a "key adviser", and this year, it's Shania Twain.