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Life&Culture Black Panther Dominates with Another $121.9 Million Globally
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Black Panther will open in China, its biggest potential worldwide market, next weekend. The domestic gross of " Black Panther " is more than that of the next 10 movies on the top grossing list of 2018 combined. and Canadian box office this weekend, putting it firmly ahead of newcomers like Jennifer Lawrence's Red Sparrow and the new Bruce Willis movie Death Wish .

Life&Culture Get Out scoops top honours at Independent Spirit Awards
Author: 0 Get Out scoops top honours at Independent Spirit Awards

And, as has also become something of a tradition, it tends to honor many films that are also awarded with Oscars . I just don't want to succeed, because I am jealous. "Everything. We still basically control everything". Previously, 12 Years A Slave , Birdman , Spotlight and Moonlight won at the celebration of independent cinema before triumphing the following day at the Oscars.

Life&Culture Celebs praying for hospitalised Rick Ross
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The 42-year-old rapper and Power producer posted a scene from Rocky IV wherefictional character Ivan Drago stands over Apollo Creed as Creed is dying. Snoop Dogg said he was praying for "my guy Rick Ross " and added: 'Hope you pull thru my brotha'. Drake is "praying" for Rick Ross after he was rushed to hospital.

Life&Culture We realised that the land reform process is very slow, says ANC
Author: 0 We realised that the land reform process is very slow, says ANC

South Africa's President Cyril Ramaphosa's plan to correct South Africa's "original sin" by confiscating white farmers of their land without compensation. "There is no doubt that dealing with sustainable land reform is fundamental to our country". "No one is saying that land must be taken away from our people", South Africa's president said.

Life&Culture Sets up 30-sec. delay to protect Ryan Seacrest
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And Emmy Award-winning journalist Ma ia Menounos will cover the iconic red carpet, chatting with Oscar nominees, presenters and entertainment's hottest stars as they head into Hollywood's most glamorous evening. On Wednesday's show, co-host Kelly Ripa made a quip at Seacrest's expense, asking: "What is going on?" The pressure to make actresses speak to an alleged harasser on the red carpet - to benefit a network that seems to tolerate harassment of its employees and underpays its female ...

Life&Culture Virat Kohli receives wife Anushka Sharma at airpot; see pics
Author: 0 Virat Kohli receives wife Anushka Sharma at airpot; see pics

Anushka Sharma had been scaring the living daylights out of us with her horror film, Pari's , screamers and teasers all this while, however, the film failed to have a great start at the Box Office. Through the tour we saw Virat crediting Anushka Sharma for his excellent form and took to social media to express how much he was missing the wifey.

Life&Culture Hubble Telescope Observes An Exoplanet In More Detail Than Ever Before
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The presence of water was detected by the Hubble and Spitzer space telescopes using spectrographs to break up the light from its star as it passed through the unusually high, clear, cloudless atmosphere of Wasp-39b. They were confident that traces of water would be found on the exoplanet as such signs have been found in the gas giants of the Solar System, but finding three times as much was a surprise - and a very informative one at that.

Life&Culture David Ogden Stiers, 'MASH' Actor, Dead 75
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He was also the voice of an announcer in George Lucas' 1971 feature directorial debut, " THX 1138 ". Stiers was nominated for two Emmy awards for his role as the stuffy Winchester, in 1981 and 1982. On TV, he starred in a series of Perry Mason movies , had a recurring role on ABC's Two Guys, a Girl and a Pizza Place , and guested on Murder, She Wrote and Frasier .

Life&Culture The old £10 notes aren't worth anything any more
Author: 0 The old £10 notes aren't worth anything any more

Major retailers will defy the Bank of England's deadline for the old £10 note by continuing to accept it for weeks afterwards. It simply means you'll need to take them to your bank or building society (you have to be a customer) or pay it into your account at your local Post Office.

Life&Culture Chris Hemsworth circling Men in Black spin-off
Author: 0 Chris Hemsworth circling Men in Black spin-off

The new untitled Men in Black film is set to be directed by F. Gary Gray ( Straight Outta Compton , The Fate of the Furious ) and is been written by Matt Holloway & Art Marcum ( Iron Man , Transformers: The Last Knight ). Their plan to rejuvenate Ghostbusters didn't quite work out as they'd hoped, but now they're panning to put one of the stars of that movie in a reboot of the Men In Black franchise.

Life&Culture 'The Emoji Movie' sweeps the Razzie Awards
Author: 0 'The Emoji Movie' sweeps the Razzie Awards

For those who are not aware, the Razzies are rewards given to the worst of the worst every year, even though they are more for fun and not really a major competition like the Golden Globes. The awards were handed out today (March 3) in Los Angeles, and The Emoji Movie took home Worst Picture (beating out Baywatch , Fifty Shades Darker , The Mummy and Transformers: The Last Knight ).

Life&Culture Amy Schumer's wedding video tastefully cuts out her dirty vows
Author: 0 Amy Schumer's wedding video tastefully cuts out her dirty vows

However, they were also really sweet. "You are the best thing to ever happen to me", Fischer said in his vows. The video opens with a attractive shot of the Malibu, Calif., coastline before showing Schumer and Fischer at the altar. The couple's special day was reportedly witness by guests such as Jennifer Lawrence , Judd Apatow, Larry David, Jennifer Aniston, Chelsea Handler, and Jerry Seinfeld.

Life&Culture Oscars 2018: Academy Awards hopes for 'less drama' after last year's gaffe
Author: 0 Oscars 2018: Academy Awards hopes for 'less drama' after last year's gaffe

With all the greatest directors, actors/actresses and all the people who are associated from around the world in attendance together to celebrate another great year of motion pictures. This year's Oscars will be monumental for the women of Hollywood too. In terms of awards, I believe it should have been nominated in as many categories at was eligible.

Life&Culture Oscars 2018: All Presenters Who Have Been Announced
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The specter of Affleck presenting would have created controversy. Producer Amanda White and cinematographer Magdalena Gorka had each filed a lawsuit against the 42-year-old actor for alleged sexual harassment during the filming of I'm Still Here .

Life&Culture Kylie Jenner's first child, daughter Stormi Webster, revealed
Author: 0 Kylie Jenner's first child, daughter Stormi Webster, revealed

The proud new mom decorated the image with fire emojis and a "my pretty girl" caption. "I understand you're used to me bringing you along on all my journeys", she wrote on Instagram, explaining that she wanted to prepare herself, and by extension, her baby, in the "most positive, stress free , and healthy way" possible.

Life&Culture Emma stone refused to participate in the
Author: 0 Emma stone refused to participate in the "Wonder woman 2"

That Cheetah has had a few, slightly different origin stories in the comics, most of which involve archeology or Wonder Woman , and all of which eventually end with her showing down with the hero. Ahead of the release of " Wonder Woman ", Jenkins told The Washington Post that she was drawing inspiration from '40s screwball comedies, as well as '80s action-adventure movies, like the Indiana Jones series.

Life&Culture Funko: Coming Soon: Star Wars The Last Jedi Wave 2
Author: 0 Funko: Coming Soon: Star Wars The Last Jedi Wave 2

The last two scenes involve a longer infiltration of Snoke's ship by Finn & Co., but one that did not seem to add much to the drama surrounding the proceeding. Finn is struggling with whether to abandon the Resistance. While walking through the halls, Finn - not hidden by a helmet - is recognized from his days as "FN-2187" by a Stormtrooper.

Life&Culture Netflix Poaches Another 'Daily Show' Correspondent
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According to a statement by Netflix, Minhaj will "explore the modern cultural and political landscape with depth and sincerity" and "bring his unique comedic voice and storytelling skill to investigate the larger trends shaping our fragmented world".

Life&Culture Elton John Loses It on Handsy Fans 'You F***ed It Up!!'
Author: 0 Elton John Loses It on Handsy Fans 'You F***ed It Up!!'

John later returned to the stage to resume the gig, but he also told fans that he would no longer be inviting anyone up on stage. "Typically, he lets fans gather around his grand piano while he plays it, but a couple of 'em got way too close for Elton's comfort", TMZ reports.

Life&Culture CAPTAIN MARVEL Gets New #1 & New-ish 'True Origin' For 'Fresh Start'
Author: 0 CAPTAIN MARVEL Gets New #1 & New-ish 'True Origin' For 'Fresh Start'

It's going on six weeks since we got our first, unofficial look at Brie Larson suited and booted as Captain Marvel , though it's fair to say that the set photos were tinged with controversy. A lot of the dialogue is [Alicia's], a lot of the tone is decided by what she wanted and how she saw the characters and saw the movie. Captain Marvel has a March 8, 2019 release directed by Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck also starring Samuel L.

Life&Culture Argentina paper first target under Polish Holocaust law
Author: 0 Argentina paper first target under Polish Holocaust law

Deputy foreign minister Bartosz Cichocki led the visiting Polish delegation, while Foreign Ministry Director General Yuval Rotem headed Israel's team. AN Argentinian newspaper has become the first outlet to be targeted by Poland's controversial new Holocaust law, after a nationalist group filed a case yesterday hours after the legislation went live.

Life&Culture Read, read, read! Local kids celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday
Author: 0 Read, read, read! Local kids celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday

Seuss", she said. We assemble to remember that Character Counts. We had a rousing happy birthday to Dr. Seuss song. Dr. Seuss knew a thing or two about literacy. "(Seuss) made a large impact", said Pierce. They're done in multiple different languages and he was just really creative and fun. "It wasn't a big enough part of my life to have a noticeable influence on me growing up".

Life&Culture Father of Florida school shooting survivor admits altering CNN email
Author: 0 Father of Florida school shooting survivor admits altering CNN email

On Tuesday, Haab's father, who had helped facilitate his son's communications with CNN , admitted that he had doctored an email sent to media to push the claim that CNN had told Colton what to say. Haab Sr. stated that the questions were from the directive of Stevenson, and not Colton himself. US President Donald Trump tweeted about it on Friday (Saturday NZT), saying "Just like so much of CNN , Fake News!" Hannity's correction followed.

Life&Culture The Dollar Falls as Powell Sounds Hawkish
Author: 0 The Dollar Falls as Powell Sounds Hawkish

Stocks dropped in Asia and Europe today after USA stocks took another heavy beating last night on worries about rising United States interest rates. "Nothing in that suggests to me that wage inflation is at a point of acceleration", he said .

Life&Culture World's biggest aircraft completes key milestone ahead of 2019 launch
Author: 0 World's biggest aircraft completes key milestone ahead of 2019 launch

Stratolaunch , the world's largest aeroplane, has performed a series of taxi tests at its California base where it reached ground speeds of 40 knots. Once testing is complete, the aircraft will be used to help fire satellites and other objects into space, including the "Dream Chaser" spaceship which could transport astronauts to and from low earth orbit within 24 hours.

Life&Culture Ta-Nehisi Coates writing Captain America series
Author: 0 Ta-Nehisi Coates writing Captain America series

Coates made the announcement himself during an extended editorial for The Atlantic , adding that he will be joined by interior artist Leinil Yu and cover artist Alex Ross . "There has always been a complaint among black comic creators that they are restricted to black characters", said Coates. The current Captain America title by Mark Waid and Chris Samnee will draw to a close in May with the release of Captain America #700.

Life&Culture Slow-moving nor'easter hammers East Coast, kills at least five
Author: 0 Slow-moving nor'easter hammers East Coast, kills at least five

New York state governor Andrew Cuomo warned that Long Island and New York City would see winds of 40 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 70 miles per hour possible in eastern Long Island. The Sierra Nevada Mountains could see up to 7 feet of snow the next two days. Floodwaters in Quincy, Massachusetts, submerged cars, and police rescued people trapped in their vehicles.

Life&Culture Netflix And Sky's New Partnership Is About To Change The Game
Author: 0 Netflix And Sky's New Partnership Is About To Change The Game

SKY AND NETFLIX have reached a landmark agreement to integrate the streaming service into Sky's flagship Sky Q service. Fans of Netflix will be able to access the online streaming service via a Sky TV subscription later this year. Sky CEO Jeremy Darroch said the tie-up would enable customers to access even more entertainment on its platform. Netflix will therefore become part of the Sky bill (for customers who want integrated billing).

Life&Culture Stranger Things Season 3 Makes Erica a Series Regular, Adds Maya Hawke
Author: 0 Stranger Things Season 3 Makes Erica a Series Regular, Adds Maya Hawke

The good news is that Stranger Things has just announced the first new cast members for Season 3. On the other hand, Erica was quite disdainful of her brother's hobbies in Season 2, which probably means that she doesn't have an extensive knowledge of Dungeons and Dragons to help her to deal with monsters and mayhem.

Life&Culture Police arrest 3 men over blast that killed 5 people
Author: 0 Police arrest 3 men over blast that killed 5 people

Police have found remains of all five people amongst the rubble of the razed building, that destroyed Polish shop Zabka and a two-storey home above it, but they are yet to be formally identified. The emergency services were in attendance, there was a lot of smoke, just an very bad lot of smoke. "We heard an absolutely massive explosion". We came outside and there was a big cloud of smoke, bricks all across the road.

Life&Culture Amazon Alexa's Head Researcher Jumps Ship To Google
Author: 0 Amazon Alexa's Head Researcher Jumps Ship To Google

EST. Many users are reporting trouble using Alexa on Echo speakers. In other words, in the above example, Alexa would consider the Japanese's culture, which is more formal and conservative than American culture. If you're traveling and unsure of how to ask for a table at a restaurant, Amazon wants Alexa to have your back. In 2017, Google boasted that the Pixel Buds ($159 ) were able to perform accurate real-time translation on the go, but the feature was not well received.

Life&Culture Rick Ross hospitalised for heart related problem
Author: 0 Rick Ross hospitalised for heart related problem

We have an update on Rick Ross' health scare , and it's not good. According to sources close to TMZ , the MMG mogul was hooked up to a machine that is performing the functions of his heart and lungs. The report notes that caller said Ross was just "nodding his head" and had "boo-bood on himself". Ross reportedly has had two seizures on two separate flights in the past, but blamed them on a lack of sleep .

Life&Culture Beyonce and Jay Z square off on DJ Khaled track
Author: 0 Beyonce and Jay Z square off on DJ Khaled track

Future comes through with an energetic hook while Jay-Z drops a "Free Meek Mill " shout as well as a reference to Prince's song 'Rasberry Beret' , "that's a Raspberry, beret". There isn't a release date for Khaled's upcoming album yet, so stay with us as we bring you all the information on it. Jay and Bey joined Khaled a year ago on " Shining " from Grateful , while Future appeared on "I Can't Even Lie", "Down for Life", "That Range Rover Came with Steps", "Iced Out My Arms" and ...

Life&Culture Former WWE Diva Sunny arrested again
Author: 0 Former WWE Diva Sunny arrested again

But Sunny , 45, has fallen on hard times since leaving the wrestling industry. That is not really an exaggeration either, her record is as long as her WWE career. Matkia originally sentenced her to 97 days in prison, but she never served a single day after being given credit for a separate two days in prison and 95 in rehab.

Life&Culture Alec Baldwin says playing Trump on SNL is 'agony'
Author: 0 Alec Baldwin says playing Trump on SNL is 'agony'

Trump also urged " SNL " to bring back Darrell Hammond , who portrayed the then-reality star on the show until 2016. "Every time I do it now, it's like agony ". This is a revision of a tweet the president shared earlier and has since deleted. "I'll vote for Mitt Romney", he continued. "It doesn't matter. We have to get rid of him".

Life&Culture #Oscars: Beatty, Dunaway to present Best Picture Award despite 2017 fiasco
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A year later, Weiss is preparing to direct another Oscars telecast (airing Sunday), but he still can't shake those infamous few minutes of live television. We suggested "the Oscar whisperers:" The accountants, who have already memorized every name in each winner's envelope, can whisper it to the presenters as they all double-check they have the correct envelope before going on stage.

Life&Culture Lewis Gilbert, James Bond Director, Dies at 97
Author: 0 Lewis Gilbert, James Bond Director, Dies at 97

His last film was 2002 comedy Before You Go , which starred Julie Walters. Like Educating Rita it was based on a Willy Russell script, but found filmic life through GIlbert's assured directorial hand. "The DGA mourns the passing of Lewis Gilbert whose more than 70-year legacy as a film director has served as an inspiration to so many", the DGA said in a statement.

Life&Culture 'Lady Bird' is charming, honest and Oscar-worthy
Author: 0 'Lady Bird' is charming, honest and Oscar-worthy

What's better than hanging out at The Deuce on Oscar Sunday? Living at the home is Lady Bird's adopted, well-educated brother Miguel (Jordan Rodrigues), her brother's vintage leather wearing girlfriend Shelly (Marielle Scott), her depressed, unemployed father Larry (Tracy Letts) and her overworked, stressed mother Marion (Laurie Metcalf) who serves as the family rock and voice of reason.

Life&Culture Selena Gomez gushes over Justin Bieber in birthday message
Author: 0 Selena Gomez gushes over Justin Bieber in birthday message

The 25-year-old took to Instagram to celebrate her bae's special day, posting a photo of herself holding what looks to be a Polaroid of the "Friends" singer clutching a guitar. But as of late, Gomez and Bieber have not yet confirmed the real status of their relationship. A source told Us that Gomez and Bieber were "very sweet" with each other during the nuptials.

Life&Culture A Look Back at Jimmy Kimmel's Best Moments Since Last Year's Oscars
Author: 0 A Look Back at Jimmy Kimmel's Best Moments Since Last Year's Oscars

ET on Sunday night , Facebook Watch will be presenting 'Oscars: All Access' hosted by Sofia Carson, Ben Lyons alongside " Good Morning America " contributor Chris Connelly and ESPN commentator Adnan Virk. Directly above it with eight nominations is Christopher Nolan's World War II epic, " Dunkirk ", a film that Maria Izquierdo, English junior, said left a big impression on her.