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By Guest Author On Friday, August 18th, 2017
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‘Deadpool 2’ Stunt Person Dies in On-Set Motorcycle Accident

A female stunt person died tragically in an on-set motorcycle accident while filming Deadpool 2. The driver has been identified as Joi Harris, who goes by SJ. SJ was a professional motorcycle racer. The crew had More...

By Brandon Jones On Sunday, May 14th, 2017
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Waco, Texas investigation uncovers human trafficking ring, 16 China women victims

A local investigation uncovered an international human trafficking ring that has victimized about 16 Chinese women, McLennan County Sheriff Parnell McNamara said. The human trafficking investigation in the Waco More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, April 10th, 2017
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‘Saturday Night Fever’ celebrates 40th anniversary with director’s cut screening in theaters

In 1977, Saturday Night Fever became a cultural touchstone like few movies before or since, and this May fans can catch the fever again when the influential classic returns to the big screen for two days only in More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, July 23rd, 2016
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SDCC 2016: New ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them’ trailer

Fans in San Diego Comic-Con Hall H got a big treat as Eddie Redmayne handed out wands to the entire audience and then previewed a new trailer for his new film: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. Cue the More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, July 23rd, 2016
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SDCC 2016 unveils new ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them’ poster

Fans attending the San Diego Comic-Con may have picked up a special piece of memorabilia for the upcoming Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. The new, exclusive poster stars Eddie Redmayne as the wizarding More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, June 16th, 2016
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Washington Post bemoans own rape study where none were reported, ‘study must be wrong’

The Washington Post can’t believe their own rape study which found “…over 1,300 those colleges had zero reported rapes on campus in 2014.” In fact, the title from the June 15 articles reveals More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, January 14th, 2016
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‘The Revenant’ leads Oscar nominations, ‘Mad Max’ ‘The Martian’ ‘Force Awakens’ all get noticed

The 88th Academy Awards nominations were announced on Thursday morning and The Revenant led the field, earning nods in 12 different categories, including Best Picture, followed by the popular Mad Max: Fury Road More...

By Stephen Nevets On Tuesday, December 15th, 2015
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First trailer ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them’ returns fans to magical land

Four years after Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2 closed out J.K. Rowling‘s original fantasy saga, Warner Bros. is bringing her new story from the franchise. Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find More...

By Stephen Nevets On Wednesday, September 16th, 2015
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Tom Hanks ‘obvious choice’ for ‘Bridge of Spies’ role, says Steven Spielberg

Steven Spielberg and Tom Hanks reunite this fall for another war film, this time set in The Cold War. Based on true events, Bridge of Spies centers on a Brooklyn lawyer (Hanks) is tasked with defending a KGB More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, July 31st, 2015
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Pat Patterson previews faith-based films ‘Gracia’ and ‘Play Ball’

Actress and producer Pat Patterson is busy these days as the faith-based film business has boomed and upcoming projects like Gracia, an adaptation of the Kairos Award winning screenplay for Play Ball as well as More...

By Stephen Nevets On Monday, June 8th, 2015
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First ‘Bridge of Spies’ trailer: Cold War drama from Steven Spielberg, Tom Hanks

The first poster and trailer for Steven Spielberg’s Cold War drama, Bridge of Spies, has propelled the film onto every “must watch” list. The Jurassic Park director rejoins Tom Hanks on the film More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, May 29th, 2015
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Director’s Julie Taymor’s ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ set for June screening in theaters

Fathom Events and Omniverse Vision partner to present “Julie Taymor’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream” in select U.S. cinemas on June 22 at 7:00 p.m. local time. This production is directed by Julie Taymor (Frida, More...

By Butter Bracco On Thursday, February 26th, 2015
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Two men arrested in New York, one in Florida, linked to ISIS

Three New York City men were arrested Wednesday on charges they allegedly conspired to join ISIS in Syria, while also trying to carry out attacks in the United States, the authorities said. The men had planned More...

By Butter Bracco On Monday, December 22nd, 2014
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Ismaaiyl Brinsley murder of officers Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos put police on alert

Two uniformed NYPD officers were shot dead Saturday afternoon as they sat in their marked police car on a Brooklyn street corner. Investigators believe was a crazed gunman’s ­assassination-style mission to avenge More...

By Robert Herriman On Sunday, December 21st, 2014
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Shigella outbreak strikes 43 in Brooklyn Jewish community in past month

At least 43 cases of shigellosis (primarily Shigella sonnei group D) have been diagnosed among the Observant Jewish community in Borough Park and Williamsburg since Nov. 14, according to the New York City Health More...

By Butter Bracco On Friday, December 5th, 2014
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Eric Garner death: NYC hampered by thousands who continue to protest

Thousands continued to take to the street and protest the grand jury decision not to indict an officer for the death of an unarmed black man who died after being detained in a chokehold. Reports of 10,000 or more More...

By Stephen Nevets On Wednesday, May 21st, 2014
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Patrick Stewart talks ‘X-Men Days of Future Past,’ new costume and leaving ‘Star Trek’ behind

Fans have missed Patrick Stewart and maybe his role in X-Men: Days of Future Past will be the signs of the times – a return to more acting. “In science fiction and fantasy, you never say never,” Stewart More...

By Butter Bracco On Thursday, April 17th, 2014
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Reggae exec Dennis Graham arrested for 2002 murder of Winston King

An open murder case in Maryland moved ahead this week as a reggae music executive was arrested at JFK airport for an incident which occurred in 2002. The fugitive had created a new identity and eluded officials More...

By Robert Herriman On Wednesday, March 5th, 2014
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NYC health advisory: Chinatown seafood markets linked to Mycobacterium marinum skin infections

The New York City Health Department announced Wednesday that it has identified an outbreak of a rare skin infection in persons who handled live or raw fish or seafood that was purchased in markets in Manhattan, More...

By Butter Bracco On Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014
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New York court upholds conviction of Paul Cortez who murdered his stripper ex-girlfriend Catherine Woods

The state’s highest court on Tuesday upheld the murder conviction of Paul Cortez in the 2005 killing of his stripper ex-girlfriend Catherine Woods. The Court of Appeals ruled the evidence against Cortez was strong More...


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