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How Grenfell Tower fire inspired TV drama The Accident

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Jack Thorne is probably one of the UK’s most in-demand writers. The Bafta winner’s CV includes TV series This is England, Skins, The Fades and the forthcoming BBC adaptation of Phillip Pullman’s His Dark Materials. On the West End stage he had a huge hit with Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. And on the Read More

Francis Ford Coppola backs Martin Scorsese’s critique of ‘despicable’ Marvel superhero movies

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Director Francis Ford Coppola some angry rebukes this weekend after he went a step further than Martin Scorsese in his criticism of Marvel superhero movies, calling them “despicable.” The 80-year-old “Godfather” director made the incendiary comments while in Lyon, France, to receive the Prix Lumiere for contributions to cinema, AFP reported. Earlier this month, Scorsese Read More

Hillary Clinton’s attacks on Tulsi Gabbard sow more Democratic division than Moscow could ever dream of

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In her zeal to beat off challengers to her party’s hardline anti-Russia orthodoxy, Hillary Clinton has only succeeded in sowing discord between the crop of Democratic presidential contenders. How very ‘Putin-esque’ of her. Unfounded blaming of Russia for her own woes is nothing new from Hillary Clinton, who still blames the Kremlin for denying her Read More

Leave nothing behind? US forces DESTROY own airfield, equipment as they flee northern Syria (PHOTOS)

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Retreating US troops have bombed their base and landing strip near the town of Tell Tamer in northern Syria, and destroyed equipment at another one. Hastily abandoned facilities have previously caused embarrassment for Washington. The airfield in Syria’s Hasaka Province, located at the Turkish border, was capable of accepting large military transport planes and helicopters, Read More

Facebook open to currency-pegged stablecoins for Libra project

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Facebook Inc (FB.O), facing growing skepticism about its digital currency project Libra, on Sunday said the initiative could use cryptocurrencies based on national currencies such as the dollar, instead of the synthetic one it initially proposed. FILE PHOTO: A 3-D printed Facebook logo is seen on U.S. dollar banknotes in this illustration Read More

Gabbard, in defiant video, links Clinton ‘smears’ to her previous Sanders endorsement

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Speaking directly to the camera in a video message posted on social media on Sunday, 2020 presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard suggested that Hillary Clinton recently “smeared” her as a “Russian asset” as payback for Gabbard’s defiance of the party establishment in 2016. “If they can falsely portray me as a traitor, then they can do it Read More

Dead newborn found in Ohio college dorm bathroom

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Ohio police are investigating after the body of a newborn was found inside a trash can in the restroom of a dorm hall at Hiram College on Friday morning, police say. The dorm was put on lockdown after the baby was found in a garbage bag at 10:48 a.m. by a school maintenance worker, who contacted Hiram Read More

Julianne Hough stuns as Jolene in Dolly Parton ‘Heartstrings’ sneak peek

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Dolly Parton talks sexual harassment, feminism and why she avoids politics Country legend Dolly Parton is clearing the air, making known her views on the #MeToo movement and feminism in general. Parton said she has experienced sexual harassment but most likely not to the extent as other women who have spoken up had. The country Read More

Scientists to monitor stranded whales from space

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Scientists have begun using satellites that can produce high-resolution imagery in an effort to monitor whale strandings from space, according to an investigation by the British Antarctic Survey and four Chilean research institutes. They believe a new technique for analyzing satellite images could revolutionize how stranded whales are detected in remote places. In 2015, more Read More

Kate Middleton writes first Instagram post about royal tour of Pakistan with Prince William

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Kate Middleton and Prince William have just returned from their poignant five-day Pakistan tour, which was branded the most “complex” ever due to security reasons. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are said to have ripped up the royal rulebook and made an unscheduled meeting with a local family they met on a roadside. Duchess Kate Read More