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Life&Culture Oscars get lowest ratings in show's history
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The former film was about a washed-up actor who thought he had superpowers. By that pace, analysts tell TheWrap they expect the film to make $4-5 million over this coming week, bringing its domestic total to around $62 million, with a finish over $65 million very likely.

Life&Culture Sale falls through again after investor backs out
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After failing to find other buyers who would keep the studio intact - Lionsgate, Shamrock Capital Advisors, Killer Content and the Qatari company beIN Media Group were among those considering various pieces - the Weinstein Company board entered into exclusive negotiations with Ms.

Life&Culture 'Wonder Woman' Director Patty Jenkins Gets Her Own Barbie Doll
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A Barbie doll in the likeness of British Olympic boxing champion Nicola Adams , complete with "boxing gloves to shatter any glass ceiling", has been unveiled to mark International Women's Day. "Girls have always been able to play out different roles and careers with Barbie and we are thrilled to shine a light on real life role models to remind them that they can be anything".

Life&Culture US prosecutors: 'Pharma Bro' Shkreli deserves at least 15 years
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U.S. District Judge Kiyo Matsumoto issued the order against the jailed Shkreli four days before he is to face sentencing for his conviction past year on charges he cheated wealthy investors in two failed hedge funds he was managing. The former Turing Pharmaceuticals CEO has been behind bars since last September. Shkreli's lawyers have argued that he should get a relatively light prison sentence at least in part because the investors not only recouped their original investments but actually ...

Life&Culture Fyre Festival Founder Faces Up to 40 Years in Prison
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McFarland faces a potential maximum sentence of 20 years for each count. Charging documents filed by prosecutors said that Mr. McFarland, 26, had provided investors with false financial reports, including one that listed millions of dollars in talent-booking revenue for Fyre Media.

Life&Culture Wilder Survives Pummeling To Stop Ortiz In 10th
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I hope he goes around once more to give another top heavyweight a decent fight, and make no mistake he can win. I will even come to your home town, I will come to your back yard. But for all his technical flaws he confirmed the speculation surrounding his vicious punching power, particularly his straight right. It's hard to find a more destructive punch in all of boxing.

Life&Culture Oscar ratings plunge to a record low
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Trump - who has an aversion to Hollywood and its "elitism", despite rubbing elbows with the entertainment industry for the past three decades - tweeted his take on the matter: "Lowest rated Oscars in HISTORY". Last year's biggest hit, "Star Wars: The Last Jedi", earned $619 million. Last year's show, also hosted by Jimmy Kimmel , reached 33 million viewers.

Life&Culture Watch the trailer for Winnie the Pooh live-action movie Christopher Robin
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Christopher Robin was based on Pooh creator Milne's own son, Christopher Robin Milne. Christopher Robin should be an interesting project for the former Star Wars Prequel Trilogy Obi-Wan Kenobi actor Ewan McGregor , who recently appeared in almost unrecognizable form on Season 3 of FX's Fargo , also coming off 2017's release of the two-decades-awaited sequel, T2 Trainspotting , and provided the voice of candle Lumière in 2017's box-office-dominating live-action adaptation of ...

Life&Culture Black Panther Rakes In $500m In 17 Days
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With a black director - Ryan Coogler - at the helm and a almost all-black cast, Black Panther is striking a chord with fans, especially African-American audiences. Sony's other PG offering Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle continues to be a big hit for all involved as it edges closer to $400 million with another $4.5 million in seventh place.

Life&Culture Falls native wins an Oscar, and a jet ski
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Keep it short and sweet and take home a brand new jet ski for your cooperation. In his opening monologue for the ceremony, Oscar host Jimmy Kimmel offered up the Jet Ski as a game-show-like prize to the Oscar victor who gave the shortest acceptance speech.

Life&Culture 'Lost In Space' Trailer: Danger, Will Robinson
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Sent on a mission to colonise new worlds, their ship is knocked drastically off course, leaving John and Maureen Robinson (Toby Stephens and Molly Parker ) stranded with their children Judy, Penny and Will ( Taylor Russell , Mina Sundwall and Max Jenkins ).

Life&Culture 2 children die after being hit, dragged by vehicle
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Miles is best known for winning the 2015 Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical for her performance as Lady Thiang in The King and I , and also had a recurring guest role on The Americans . Ruthie Ann Miles and daughter Abigail attend the Actors" Equity opening night Gypsy Robe Ceremony honoring MaryAnn Hu for " Sunday in the Park with George' on February 23, 2017 in New York City.

Life&Culture Janhvi Kapoor celebrates her birthday at an orphanage
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This was echoed in a separate statement by Boney Kapoor, Sridevi's husband and the father of Janhvi and her sister, Khushi. She did celebrate her birthday this year, but she chose to do at an old age home, cutting the cake in front of the inmates there and spending time with them.

Life&Culture Marvel's 'Luke Cage' Season 2 Gets Release Date on Netflix
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Now that he's cleared his name and saved Harlem, the ex-con and indestructible Defender must shoulder the responsibility of all that celebrity. Another picture confirmed that Misty Knight ( Simone Missick ) would get her bionic arm after her human one was shot at the end of last season.

Life&Culture Kate Middleton's due date revealed?
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Kate starred in a 1995 school play at St Andrew's Preparatory School in Buckhold, England, where the future duchess to hone her acting chops. A clip showing Kate performing in a school play at Andrew's Preparatory School in Buckhold has emerged, and in it, the 13-year-old is told she'll Wednesday a rich man who will whisk her off to live in London.

Life&Culture Twitter reacts to addition of word from 'The Simpsons' to dictionary
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Merriam-Webster define cryptocurrency as 'any form of currency that only exists digitally, that usually has no central issuing or regulating authority but instead uses a decentralized system to record transactions and manage the issuance of new units, and that relies on cryptography to prevent counterfeiting and fraudulent transactions'.

Life&Culture Oscar ratings likely to set an all-time low
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A good host with ideal timing and a well-rehearsed bit is important to carry the award ceremony steadily. " Jimmy Kimmel is basically Chuck Schumer with a sense of humor", he said . Oldman faired a little better on Facebook , where his win earned him the second spot. The short film is based on a poem Bryant penned in 2015 to announce his retirement from the Los Angeles Lakers.

Life&Culture Jimmy Kimmel takes aim at Harvey Weinstein at Oscars
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While critics amateur and professional rake over the highs and lows of the broadcast, the fact remains not only that the show drew fewer viewers than previous year, but that none of the other broadcast networks appear to have picked up the slack.

Life&Culture S Arabia, Egypt ink mega city deal
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He positioned Ismailia as the Mediterranean gateway for Prince Mohammed's Neom project - a new business and industrial city powered by clean energy that will be built adjacent to Jordan and Egypt on the shores of the Red Sea. "Our relationship is getting better and will definitely improve the well-being of the country". Last month, a senior Saudi cleric said that women need not wear the abaya - the loose-fitting, full-length robe symbolic of religious faith while a prominent sheikh said that ...

Life&Culture Watch The Bachelor finale online for free with Hulu Live
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Luyendyk had a change of heart, according to a show insider who explained to Us that he began to think he'd picked the safer option. The former race vehicle driver then goes on to embarrass his ~winner~ on national television by blindsiding her and revealing he was still in love with Lauren .

Life&Culture Netflix just made nice improvements to its parental controls
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The move to enhance parental controls is likely only one of the ways Netflix is preparing to do battle with Disney, who will both be competing for subscribers with children. Indeed, technology companies are fighting to hook children from a young age , but to do so they need to give parents some semblance of control over how their children access online content through their apps.