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Julianne Moore told by Colin Firth about villain role in Kingsman 2

Julianne Moore told by Colin Firth about villain role in Kingsman 2

Needless to say, it's all over the place when it comes to plot, tone and general goofiness. This time around, Eggsy (a charming yet still ruffian-round-the-edges Taron Egerton ) is back and facing more peril after the secret Kingsman organisation he works for is blown off the face of the earth by a Martha Stewartesque, 50s-loving drug lord Poppy (a strong turn from Julianne Moore , who pitches the film more on welcome eccentric villainy than ham). Read More

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3 dead, several critically injured when buses crash in NYC

3 dead, several critically injured when buses crash in NYC

The white tour bus smashes into the left rear side of the MTA bus at 6:16:10, after veering nearly directly toward a row of stores. The video shows one of the buses pulling into an intersection in Queens when it was struck. The MTA, NYPD and FDNY were all investigating the crash, which is at a preliminary stage, de Blasio said. One of the victims was the charter bus's driver, the NYPD confirmed. Read More

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Top comedy Emmys go to Donald Glover, plus 'Veep' and its star

Top comedy Emmys go to Donald Glover, plus 'Veep' and its star

She also broke the record for wins for by a performer for the same role, winning a sixth consecutive Emmy for playing Selina Meyer on HBO's Veep . The former White House press secretary made a surprise Emmys appearance, wheeling in his own podium. When she got up onstage, the actress dropped the f-bomb as she took the Emmy in her hands and once again when she thanked her mother, who was in the audience, for all of the love and support through the years. Read More

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India v Australia, 1st ODI: DLS targets and par scores for Australia

India v Australia, 1st ODI: DLS targets and par scores for Australia

It will go into a stretch of limited-overs cricket at home having swept Sri Lanka across formats recently, and the team is gradually becoming a ruthless unit with players for every condition and situation. At the same time, their Test cricket experience against India earlier this year and that Bangladesh series would have prepared them for sterner tests like this one. Read More

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Tension Grows in Spain over Secessionist Referendum in Catalonia

Tension Grows in Spain over Secessionist Referendum in Catalonia

Catalan President Carles Puigdemont and other supporters of secession gathered at an arena in Tarragona, some 100 kilometers (62 miles) south of Barcelona, to address thousands of people at the kickoff for the two-week campaign. The announcement comes in response to a letter by Catalan Vice President Oriol Junqueras, informing the Madrid government that Catalonia would no longer be sending weekly expense reports to Madrid as the October 1 referendum nears. Read More

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Paris, LA will host Olympics

Paris, LA will host Olympics

Paris, which has hosted two previous Olympics , will stage the event 100 years after its last Games in 1924 while Los Angeles will also organise its third Games after 1932 and 1984. "We're ready now", Garcetti insisted, speaking of a city that has virtually every sports venue already in place. Later, Paris mayor Anne Hidalgo stood by Bach's side and dabbed away tears as the vote was announced and the International Olympic Committee president handed the traditional - but now unneeded - ... Read More

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See James Franco as Tommy Wiseau in Full 'The Disaster Artist' Trailer

See James Franco as Tommy Wiseau in Full 'The Disaster Artist' Trailer

The Disaster Artist tells the insane true story about Tommy Wiseau's quest to create The Room - a project he cared deeply about and thought would be a masterpiece, but wound up being, well, not so great. By keeping the focus on the emotions of its lead characters, The Disaster Artist finds a surprising honesty that goes far beyond simple appreciation for The Room . Read More

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TU ranks among top universities in the world

TU ranks among top universities in the world

The other public universities are Arizona, Colorado, Indiana, Iowa, Iowa State, Kansas, Michigan State, Missouri, Oregon, Penn State, Purdue and Rutgers. AMONG THE NATION'S TOP 20 FOR CO-OP AND INTERNSHIPS UC's overall emphasis on experience-based education earned the university placement on the list of the nation's best 20 schools for co-ops and internships. Read More

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Universal Orlando to reopen Tuesday

Universal Orlando to reopen Tuesday

But there is a lot of minimal damage - think overturned trees, broken signs , lawn chairs all over the place, and so many branches and leaves, according to Yahoo . - Chloe Smith (@ThatGirlChloeS) September 11, 2017One of the street lights next to Doubloon Lagoon was blown down last night, damaging the railings. Read More

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Hurricane Katia Brings Heavy Rain to Mexico a Day After Quake

Hurricane Katia Brings Heavy Rain to Mexico a Day After Quake

Katia made landfall as a hurricane late Friday (Sept. 8) north of Tecolutla, the National Hurricane Center said. Weather forecasters were closely monitoring Hurricane Jose as it gathered strength over the Atlantic OceanWhat is Hurricane Jose and where is its path? Hurricane Jose was located about 1,040 miles east of the Lesser Antilles and had reached wind gusts of 75 miles per hour , according to an advisory issued Wednesday by the Miami-based National Hurricane Center. Read More

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Clinton: I am done with being a candidate

Clinton: I am done with being a candidate

Clinton told Pauley she was so certain of victory over the eventual victor, President Donald Trump , that she had only drafted a victory speech, not a concession speech. "I felt like I had let everybody down", she said. Clinton then called Trump to congratulate him on being elected and followed that up with a call to President Obama. Read More

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French fashion giants ban size zero models

French fashion giants ban size zero models

Unlike the French law, the charter also will apply to the worldwide Kering and LVMH brands with runway collections presented in Milan, London and NY. The charter incorporates a new French law coming into effect October that requires all models to provide medical certificates proving they are healthy to work. Read More

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'American Horror Story: Cult': Gratuitous Spectacle in the Trump Era

'American Horror Story: Cult': Gratuitous Spectacle in the Trump Era

This version of the series is titled American Horror Story: Cult and will include commentary on the 2016 presidential election . Ally, played by Sarah Paulson , will discover that her fear of clowns has gotten even worse. "And there are many, many famous ones". "Nooooo!" she screams as a cable news anchor confirms Hillary Clinton just conceded the election to Donald Trump . Read More

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Migrant crisis: European Union court rejects quota challenge

Migrant crisis: European Union court rejects quota challenge

If the member states do not change their approach in the coming weeks, we should then consider [taking] the last step in the infringement procedure: "to refer Poland, Hungary, and the Czech Republic to the European Court of Justice ". Slovakian Prime Minister Robert Fico said , " we fully respect the verdict of the European Court of Justice ", but added that his stance on the quotas "has not changed at all". Read More

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Colin Trevorrow Is Latest Ex-'Star Wars' Director

Colin Trevorrow Is Latest Ex-'Star Wars' Director

Jack Thorne, who wrote the script for "Wonder", the upcoming Julia Roberts-Jacob Tremblay film, was brought in to work on the new Star Wars script, The Hollywood Reporter noted. So, she definitely has experience directing action projects. A Boba Fett movie will likely be back on its feet with a new director. But the pervasive sense that the film has to open next May, whether Lord and Miller direct it, or Howard, or someone else, is both baffling and unnecessary. Read More

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Great British Bake Off scores Channel 4's biggest ratings in 5 years

Great British Bake Off scores Channel 4's biggest ratings in 5 years

Perhaps unsurprisingly it's become Channel 4's biggest show of the year, racking up nearly double the viewers over their previous victor, Diana: In Her Own Words, which managed 3.5 million. It looks like viewers of the Great British Bake Off have already decided who their victor is. It was high praise indeed fom seaon one victor Edd Kimber, who said Channel 4 had "nailed it" and added he's "loving" the new series. Read More

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Taylor Swift's 'Look What You Made Me Do' Breaks Streaming Records

Taylor Swift's 'Look What You Made Me Do' Breaks Streaming Records

The hundreds of carats in jewels are authentic, care of loaned pieces from celebrity jeweller Neil Lane , and cost more than $US10 million ($13 million), Page Six reports. The single is the first of many from a new Swift album all due for release in November, titled " Reputation ". Of course, everyone behind the scenes - from lighting crew to directors - knew that she was recording and filming the song and video for "LWYMMD" respectively. Read More

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How to watch the 'Game of Thrones' season 7 finale for free

How to watch the 'Game of Thrones' season 7 finale for free

The Season 7 finale of Game of Thrones is titled " The Dragon and the Wolf " and it airs on HBO tonight at 9 p.m. ET. Job done and should you decide to wait until 9pm Monday evening, best of luck avoiding those spoilers! After all, we may finally, finally get the showdown between brothers The Hound and The Mountain that we've been waiting for since season one - or the Cleganebowl to all you super fans. Read More

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Logic, Gucci Mane & Khalid Added To Performers Lineup For MTV VMAs

Logic, Gucci Mane & Khalid Added To Performers Lineup For MTV VMAs

Whether or not the " Look What You Made Me Do " video alludes to any other Kanye-related drama is yet to be determined, but fans are sure to keep their eyes peeled during its VMAs reveal . Fans started to believe that the twosome could have something huge up their sleeves after BBC reported earlier this month that both Katy and Taylor will be performing at the big music show. Read More

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Matt Reeves Clarifies The Batman's place in the DC Movie Universe

Matt Reeves Clarifies The Batman's place in the DC Movie Universe

I'm really blown away and excited. The point of a cinematic universe is to tie the narrative together, so that each movie progresses the wider story. He said: "I think there's a chance to do an nearly noir-drive, detective version of Batman that is point of view driven in a very, very powerful way that is hopefully going to connect you to what's going on inside of his head and inside of his heart". Read More

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