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It's gratifying to be asked to lend my voice to the [ Star Wars ] universe [.] So many people involved in the Star Wars franchise are friends. Kathleen Kennedy , meanwhile, has confirmed that filming recommences on July 10. Some insiders say that while the talent of Lord and Miller is undeniable, nothing in their background prepared them for a movie of this size and scope.
  • Supreme Court Allows Limited Version of Trump's Travel Ban

    Supreme Court Allows Limited Version of Trump's Travel Ban

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    Three of the justices on the Supreme Court indicated that they would allow the travel ban to enter in full pending a review, notably Neil Gorsuch , who Trump appointed to the court earlier this year. In a statement, Trump said the ruling was a "clear victory for our national security". Those courts had argued the president had overstepped his authority, and that his executive order discriminated against travelers based on their nationality.
  • 'Transformers: The Last Knight' debuts to a franchise low

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    Mark Wahlberg as Cade Yeager in " Transformers: The Last Knight ". (Tie) " Wonder Woman 2". But they're still big in China . While the latest " Transformers " movie has been advertised as "the final chapter" and Bay's last go-around, the franchise will continue - Paramount has at least two more movies slated, including a spinoff that could star Hailee Steinfeld.
  • Here's Why Rick and Morty Season 3 Is Taking So Long

    Here's Why Rick and Morty Season 3 Is Taking So Long

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    Even more worrisome for fans, rumors had spread that the show might been canceled due to a feud between the show's creators, Dan Harmon and Justin Roiland . The thread goes into detail about a rather mundane reason for why season three took so long to come to fruition - Harmon and Roiland just took their time writing it.
  • Northern Ireland party to back May's minority government

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    With the support of the 10 DUP lawmakers, May would have a majority. In return, the United Kingdom government has pledged an extra £1 billion ($1.2bn) investment over the next two years from the British government, in addition to £500 million ($600m) already committed.
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    Rep. Scalise upgraded from "critical" to "serious condition"

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    Scalise and other congressional Republicans were practicing for their annual charity baseball game against Democrats when a gunman started shooting. Scalise arrived at the hospital "with an imminent risk of death", Sava said . He was identified as James T. Hodgkinson, 66, of Belleville, Illinois. His family said Thursday he had suffered "massive trauma" and was "lucky to be alive".
  • Confederations Cup: Germany reaches semis amid more replay confusion

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    Germany deservedly topped Group B to set up a last four meeting with Mexico at the same venue on Thursday after the first global goals for Kerem Demirbay and Timo Werner , who got two. Photo Tino Werner, left, after scoring for Germany in a 3-1 vctory against Cameroon . Julian Draxler fed Demirbay with a back-heel through Siani's legs and the midfielder marked his first worldwide start by slicing a shot into the top corner with his weaker right foot.
  • Foo Fighters' Dave Grohl in Glastonbury tribute to dead fan

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    We all know straight-talking London girl Adele has maybe a bit of a potty mouth but she was outdone by Foo Fighters' front man Dave Grohl at Glastonbury over the weekend when he dropped over 33 F bombs on stage. Will be thinking of yous at Glasto. It certainly was for Jon, who said it was Laura's "swansong". Fireworks and all. She said yes! It's a good indication of the inter-connectivity of the world now with social media and stuff like that.
  • Ball a piece of Lakers' rebuilding plan

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    We want to thank him for what he did for us. "I needed somebody also that can make the other players better and also [somebody] that players want to play with". "It's clearly a gift, with what he's been blessed with". The team that picked him was just who he had in mind. Laker fans consider Paul George to be their savior, their all star player that's going to come in, make an All NBA team, and lead the Lakers back to showtime.
  • Recreational boat with 150 aboard sinks near Colombian city

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    Local media has reported interviews with survivors who claimed that the boat, named El Almirante (The Admiral), appeared to be overloaded. The ship was the only vessel involved in the accident, government officials said Sunday. "Nobody really knows what happened", Santos said. Authorities were at a loss to say exactly how many people were on the boat and asked passengers or their loved ones to report to a rescue center hastily set up along the shore.