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The eighth "Fast and Furious" opened to $432.3 million internationally, destroying the foreign opening record of $316.7 million set by Universal's "Jurassic World" in 2015. The previous part of the film, Furious 7 collected 110 crores in India, which very much justifies the expectations related to this part. The prior movie was the last to feature longtime star Paul Walker, who died in a auto crash in Valencia before the movie wrapped production.
  • Lady Gaga's visual director promises 'wow factor' during Coachella set

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    Fans have already claimed " The Cure " harks back to " The Fame " era of her career, with its summery vibes. "If I can't find the cure / I'll, I'll fix you with my love", she belts. We think she's got a hit on her hands! " The Cure " is a bit of a departure from Mother Monster's previous releases. Over the years Gaga has released different types of music that plays into different audiences, and sometimes music that only her fans may bop to, but I honestly think The Cure will catch on ...
  • Police drag screaming passenger from United Airlines plane

    Police drag screaming passenger from United Airlines plane

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    Thomas Demetrio is attorney for David Dao , the passenger forcibly removed from a United Airlines flight earlier in April, speaks at a press conference on April 13, 2017. The man has been identified as David Dao of Kentucky, according to local news station WLKY . The aviation security officer who pulled the man from his seat was placed on leave Monday, "pending a thorough review of the situation", the Chicago Department of Aviation said in a statement .
  • Lady Gaga to Film Movie Scenes at Coachella with Bradley Cooper

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    Tickets are priced at $10 and all proceeds from the sales go to Gaga's Born This Way Foundation, a charity that supports good mental health and seeks to lessen bullying in schools and colleges. "Bradley Cooper is fantastic to work with". Previous versions of the film include the 1937 classic with Fredric March and Janet Gaynor as Hollywood stars , the beloved 1954 George Cukor musical version with Garland and James Mason, and the financially successful, if slightly campy, 1976 update with ...
  • David Letterman to induct Pearl Jam into Rock Hall of Fame

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    As such, retired talk show host David Letterman has stepped up to induct Eddie Vedder & Co. on Friday. Letterman inducts Pearl Jam into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame . I feel maybe we're halfway there to deserving an accolade of this kind of stature ... "You let me know". "It was you that galvanized us and forged a brotherhood and a family", Vedder said .
  • Easter Sunday: Christians across the globe celebrate

    Easter Sunday: Christians across the globe celebrate

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    Ayokunle prayed to God to end the economic hardship as He rolled away the stone from the tomb of Jesus Christ. Putin also personally lauded the hard work of Patriarch Kiril. ' The death of Jesus to pay a debt he did not owe, for the salvation of you and I, is the ultimate story of a second chance at redemption. For what I received I passed on to you as of first importance: that Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures , that he was buried, that he was raised on the third day ...
  • Woman believed to be the last person born in 1800s dies

    Woman believed to be the last person born in 1800s dies

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    In 2016, Guinness World Records gave her a certificate to confirm her as the oldest person alive, and one of the five verified oldest people ever. That was 30 years before divorce became legal in Italy. "How does my hair look", she asked before blowing out the candles on her 117th birthday cake a year ago. "She was slowly fading away", Dr Bava said.
  • Russia-US relations 'deteriorated' because of strikes - Putin

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    It came as the two nations agreed to co-operate on an global investigation into the Syrian chemical weapons attack last week that prompted retaliatory American missile strikes. But he said Wednesday the US doesn't have "firm information" to show that Russian forces were involved in the gas attack. "I think he had a very successful meeting in Russia", Trump said.
  • 'The Fate of the Furious' tops box office

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    Duncan Clark , Universal's president of global distribution, said of the film: "There is no market that hasn't had a strong reception". If that holds , The Fate of the Furious looks to top out around $240 million, just shy of its $250 million production budget.