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Arts&Culture Avengers: Infinity War surges past Black Panther's advance ticket sales
Author: 0 Avengers: Infinity War surges past Black Panther's advance ticket sales

It's the culmination of the 18 previous films in the Marvel Cinematic Universe; there are somewhere between 70 and 23,048 characters; and the plot description includes the phrase "bend reality to his will". So Twitter took it to themselves to remind Marvel about what they think are the biggest crossover events. This is indeed one reason to be concerned about Captain America's fate, although more details will be confirmed in the coming weeks as " Avengers: Infinity War " hits the theaters ...

Arts&Culture WWE Smackdown: Daniel Bryan is cleared to wrestle
Author: 0 WWE Smackdown: Daniel Bryan is cleared to wrestle

Bryan confirmed earlier this week that every doctor that has assessed his concussion issues has cleared him to compete , and said there is "a chance" he could return to the ring. (That didn't take long.) Bryan did mount some offense, including some Yes Kicks, to the delight of the crowd. Midway through the match, with Charlotte down, Carmella ran down to attempt a cash-in, only for Natalya to roll up Charlotte for the victory before the ref could confirm Carmella's attempt.

Arts&Culture Disney Announces New Marvel Experiences For Theme Parks
Author: 0 Disney Announces New Marvel Experiences For Theme Parks

Disneyland Resort, which already has the recently opened Guardians of the Galaxy - Mission: BREAKOUT! ride, will be receiving a new Marvel-themed land that will open in 2020 as part of the Disney California Adventure park . Make way for Spider-Man and the Hulk. Currently, the space is occupied by A Bug's Land, which will permanently close in late Summer 2018. With posters focusing on specific characters from the MCU, the experiences were developed in partnership with Marvel Studios and ...

Arts&Culture Trump, Putin to Continue Efforts to Reduce Korean Peninsula Tension
Author: 0 Trump, Putin to Continue Efforts to Reduce Korean Peninsula Tension

They can help solve problems with North Korea , Syria , Ukraine, ISIS, Iran and even the coming Arms Race", Trump continued in a tweet minutes later. - By Associated Press writer Zeke Miller. Speaking at the White House on Tuesday, Trump confirmed he had called Putin to "congratulate him on his electoral victory", and said the two would "probably get together in the not too distant future so that we can discuss the arms race".

Arts&Culture The Weinstein Company has filed for bankruptcy
Author: 0 The Weinstein Company has filed for bankruptcy

Dallas-based investment firm Lantern Capital has struck a deal to purchase the assets of the film and TV studio co-founded by Harvey Weinstein in a transaction that requires the troubled entertainment company to file for bankruptcy. This Weinstein Company bankruptcy filing comes months after an initial deal was struck with an investor group led by former Obama-era Small Business Administrator Maria Conteras-Sweet to acquire its assets in a $500 million deal.

Arts&Culture Internet falls in love with Carpool Karaoke with Down syndrome kids
Author: 0 Internet falls in love with Carpool Karaoke with Down syndrome kids

Rachel, who was invited on ITV show This Morning today to talk about the video's surprise success, said: "It's nice to be raising awareness of children with Down's in a positive way". The awareness video is part of the global #WhatIBringToMyCommunity campaign, led by World Down Syndrome Day. Their video now has more than one million views and has captured the hearts of many people, including James Corden who called it the "most lovely Carpool Karaoke " there has even been.

Arts&Culture The cast of 'Stranger Things' is getting paid!
Author: 0 The cast of 'Stranger Things' is getting paid!

The season two premiere averaged a massive 15.8 million viewers within the first three days of its release in the US, and the second go-around took in about 8.8 million viewers per episode domestically overall, according to Nielsen data (per Variety ).

Arts&Culture Packaged Bomb Explodes At FedEx Facility In Texas
Author: 0 Packaged Bomb Explodes At FedEx Facility In Texas

Audio will be available later today . Since the bombings began city police have responded to some 700 suspicious package calls, the Austin-American Statesman said. An FBI spokeswoman, agent Michelle Lee, said earlier Tuesday "it would be silly for us not to admit that we suspect it's related" to the Austin bombings that have killed two people and injured four others since March 2.

Arts&Culture Meghan Markle and Prince Harry reveal details of wedding cake
Author: 0 Meghan Markle and Prince Harry reveal details of wedding cake

Markle have asked Claire to create a lemon elderflower cake that will incorporate the bright flavours of spring. With an announcement this morning from Kensington Palace, one piece-or slice, if you will-of the royal wedding puzzle slid into place: Prince Harry and his fiancée Meghan Markle have hired London-based Violet Bakery to make their wedding cake .

Arts&Culture Disha Patani Unveils Ek Do Teen
Author: 0 Disha Patani Unveils Ek Do Teen

Jacqueline Fernandez in a still from the song. Shreya Ghoshal has sung the song, even though people have asked why Alka Yaglik couldn't have lend her voice to the classic again. The actress is looking at her sexiest best, showing off her dance moves but it doesn't live up to the original one featuring the Dhak Ddhak actress. The makers of Baaghi 2 today released the much awaited video of Ek Do Teen featuring Jacqueline Fernandez as Mohini.

Arts&Culture RDJ Delves Into Iron Man & Captain America's Infinity War Relationship
Author: 0 RDJ Delves Into Iron Man & Captain America's Infinity War Relationship

There wasn't a lot, but there was a shot where we saw Thanos' huge hand next to Gamora's tiny hand, and there was another with Thanos walking alongside a young Gamora, while several of Thanos' guards held off Gamora's people. I'm like, You wanna go to dinner? Robert Downey Jr . has talked a lot in the past about going out as Iron Man on top and not wanting to ever put out something that he considered to be sub-par.

Arts&Culture Jim Carrey unveils garish portrait of Sarah Sanders
Author: 0 Jim Carrey unveils garish portrait of Sarah Sanders

After stepping away from acting for the most part over the past few years, Jim Carrey has turned to another creative outlet. Sanders' father, former Arkansas Gov. "This is the portrait of a so-called Christian whose only goal in life is to lie for the wicked". This is not the first portrait that brought backlash to Carrey recently.

Arts&Culture Cynthia Nixon Announces She Is Running for Governor of NY
Author: 0 Cynthia Nixon Announces She Is Running for Governor of NY

Teachout had been talking to Nixon about a run for months and said that any Cuomo attempts to portray her a light-hearted candidate would fall flat. Cuomo's former closest aide, Joe Percoco, was convicted of bribery last week. Actor and public education advocate Cynthia Nixon announced her campaign for governor of New York Monday. "I'm not nervous about whoever runs", he told reporters in Manhattan.

Arts&Culture ITV cancel this week's Saturday Night Takeaway
Author: 0 ITV cancel this week's Saturday Night Takeaway

A spokesman for the channel said: "We very much hope that he gets the help that he needs". He failed a roadside breathalyzer - less than a year after seeking treatment for alcohol and painkiller addiction - and appeared to be arrested at the scene.

Arts&Culture Blue Ivy bids $26k on art at an auction
Author: 0 Blue Ivy bids $26k on art at an auction

And she's like, 'I like that!' " Jones says to more audience laughter. A fan with fragile bones also surprised Beyonce by attending and giving a heartwarming speech, in which she shared all the ways Beyonce has helped her over the years.

Arts&Culture Man Arrested for Orchestrating Bomb Threat at the Roots' SXSW Concert
Author: 0 Man Arrested for Orchestrating Bomb Threat at the Roots' SXSW Concert

South by Southwest is now underway, as the city of Austin, Texas remains on high-alert after three package bombs have left two people dead and two injured in the last two weeks. According to The New York Times , Ludacris , Rapsody and SWV also had been scheduled to perform. The cases remain unsolved. Despite the lack of evidence of a bomb, the Roots' show was canceled anyway due to security concerns.

Arts&Culture WWE Confirms WrestleMania 35 Details
Author: 0 WWE Confirms WrestleMania 35 Details

There will also be four nights of events at Barclays Center: The 2019 WWE Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, NXT TakeOver, Monday Night Raw and SmackDown LIVE. In 2013, the show, which brought an announced crowd of 80,676 to MetLife Stadium, generated $101.2 million in economic impact for the New Jersey/New York region, according to a study conducted by the Enigma Research Corporation.

Arts&Culture 'Black Panther' Five-Peats at Box Office, Crossing $600 Million Domestic
Author: 0 'Black Panther' Five-Peats at Box Office, Crossing $600 Million Domestic

Disney and director Ryan Coogler's superhero blockbuster Black Panther is on track to rule the box office once again , earning an estimated $27 million this weekend at 3,834 theaters in the US and Canada. The videogame-based action adventure score a B grade from moviegoers in CinemaScore exit polls. It also stars Walton Goggins and Dominic West. Taking the No.

Arts&Culture Bears match Packers' offer sheet to CB Fuller
Author: 0 Bears match Packers' offer sheet to CB Fuller

Fuller made such a good impression on the Bears' front office last season that the team chose to place the transition tag (courtesy of chicagobears.com) on him less than two weeks ago. But even if they don't, the Packers worked the system in their favor. Fuller had his best season previous year with the Bears. Fuller very likely would not have received an offer from another team in that situation, as any team would owe the Bears two first-round picks if Chicago chose not to match the offer.

Arts&Culture Russian Federation 2018: Alvaro Morata left out of Spain squad, Diego Costa returns
Author: 0 Russian Federation 2018: Alvaro Morata left out of Spain squad, Diego Costa returns

Once the lynchpin of the Chelsea defence, Cahill was left on the bench for both legs of his side's Champions League defeat to Barcelona as well as the games against both Manchester clubs. I think, I think, I am not telling you that I am sure. The likes of Vitolo, Luis Alberto, Suso, and Marc Bartra have also dropped out from Spain's last selection, but Lopetegui says the World Cup door is not shut to anybody.

Arts&Culture Antonio Conte admits he will be sacked at Chelsea
Author: 0 Antonio Conte admits he will be sacked at Chelsea

The Blues won the Premier League and reached the FA Cup final in 2016-17, Conte's first season as boss, and have won trophies with regularity despite a high turnover of managers. "Do the players need to take responsibility?" Chelsea FC will make the trip to 2016 Premier League champions Leicester with a place in the semi-finals at Wembley up for grabs.

Arts&Culture Salmon Arm's Natalie Wilkie wins her first Paralympic gold
Author: 0 Salmon Arm's Natalie Wilkie wins her first Paralympic gold

We support them at major events like the Paralympic Games, in their daily lives, and by removing barriers to physical activity and high-performance sport. The Neutral Paralympic Athletes also have 24 medals. She will lead the 74-member U.S. team at the Ceremony, which is scheduled to take place tomorrow at the Pyeongchang Olympic Stadium.

Arts&Culture Ava DuVernay To Direct DC Comic's Superhero Movie New Gods
Author: 0 Ava DuVernay To Direct DC Comic's Superhero Movie New Gods

The New Gods live on two warring planets, the Eden-like New Genesis and the hellish Apokolips, which is ruled by the evil Darkseid . Evidently, DuVernay, who once revealed Big Barda was her favorite superhero for " many reasons ", found DC's New Gods more to her liking.

Arts&Culture Fallen Florida Bridge: 6 Dead as Officials Seek Answers
Author: 0 Fallen Florida Bridge: 6 Dead as Officials Seek Answers

Nine people have been transported to local trauma centers with injuries , two of whom are in critical condition. He was relieved, he said , that her older sister, Dina, 22, was at home with her mother on spring break from Florida State University in Tallahassee when they received the news of the bridge collapse.

Arts&Culture Motion Picture Academy President Faces Sexual Harassment Allegations
Author: 0 Motion Picture Academy President Faces Sexual Harassment Allegations

Variety reported that the academy, which has a staff of 350 people, opened an investigation on Wednesday upon receiving the complaints. "The Membership Committee reviews all complaints brought against Academy members according to our Standards of Conduct process, and after completing reviews, reports to the Board of Governors", the statement said.

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Author: 0 "Avengers: Infinity War" Second Trailer Debuts, Tickets Now On Sale

Ten years after the MCU's birth with 2008's " Iron Man ", we have nearly arrived at that moment. Marvel fans are eagerly waiting to watch one of the highly anticipated films of 2018, Avengers: Infinity War . Captain America and Black Widow arrive in Wakanda to a warm welcome from Black Panther himself. Tickets are now on sale for Avengers: Infinity War on Fandango .

Arts&Culture US high school students in mass walkout over gun reform
Author: 0 US high school students in mass walkout over gun reform

The nationwide event honored the fallen students and staff and sought to bring change in the area of gun control. MA has the nation's lowest rate of gun deaths and some of the strictest gun laws, but students called on legislators for more - such as the so-called "red flag" law to let household members petition courts to temporarily remove guns from people who pose risks.

Arts&Culture How to use Google Maps wheelchair accessible routes
Author: 0 How to use Google Maps wheelchair accessible routes

With a new Google Maps feature, the technology giant is looking to make it easier for people with disabilities to get around. The report says the new option is now only available in London , New York , Tokyo , Mexico City , Boston and Sydney , but Google has plans to add more cities.

Arts&Culture The Toys R Us opportunity
Author: 0 The Toys R Us opportunity

A company spokesperson said this also includes Babies "R" Us on Shelbyville Road in Saint Matthews. Toys R Us has been hurt by the shift to mobile devices taking up more play time. Lazarus, who remained at the helm until 1994, stacked the merchandise high to give shoppers the feeling it had an infinite number of toys. Real estate executives offer different opinions on whether landlords can easily fill the holes at the strip centers where most of the Toys R Us locations are.

Arts&Culture 'Tomb Raider' Movie Review: Alicia Vikander's Terrific in Action-Hero Mode
Author: 0 'Tomb Raider' Movie Review: Alicia Vikander's Terrific in Action-Hero Mode

Right from Vikander being body-shamed to her flaws being counted out, the movie has created seen enough buzz on social media. " Tomb Raider ", a Warner Bros . Uthaug and cinematographer George Richmond film her pretty much the same way a male action hero would be shot, demonstrating that not objectifying an action heroine isn't exclusively the purview of female filmmakers like Wonder Woman's Patty Jenkins.

Arts&Culture United Mistakenly Ships Dog Bound for Kansas to Japan
Author: 0 United Mistakenly Ships Dog Bound for Kansas to Japan

According to KCTV , Kara Swindle and her family, who are moving from OR to Kansas, took a United flight to Kansas City. Once located, Irgo was examined by a vet in Japan and is set to be flown by private charter from Narita, Japan to Wichita, Kansas on Thursday.

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Author: 0 "I do": Queen gives her consent for Harry-Meghan wedding

In it, she consented to the union between "Our Most Dearly Beloved Grandson" and "Our Trusty and Well-beloved Catherine Elizabeth Middleton". The blessing is a formality, but also a necessity-under the Succession to the Crown Act, every royal up to the sixth-in-line to the throne needs her explicit permission to marry.

Arts&Culture Malcolm Butler agrees to 5-Year, $61M deal with Titans
Author: 0 Malcolm Butler agrees to 5-Year, $61M deal with Titans

Heading into the draft, by addressing important needs at cornerback and running back, the Titans have given themselves a lot of flexibility in selecting players and can now focus on getting better at other positions of need, like guard, edge rusher, linebacker, and backup quarterback.

Arts&Culture New Data Reveals How Amazon Video Stacks Up Against Netflix, Hulu
Author: 0 New Data Reveals How Amazon Video Stacks Up Against Netflix, Hulu

The documents also show that Amazon's US audience for all video programming on Prime , including films and TV shows it licenses from other companies, was about 26 million customers. The acquisition cost for each subscriber, according to the documents, was $63. Earlier this year, Amazon revealed that it would be increasing Prime subscription costs by about 18%.

Arts&Culture Judge in Cosby Case to Allow Five More Accusers to Testify
Author: 0 Judge in Cosby Case to Allow Five More Accusers to Testify

They must let the court and Cosby's defense team know by March 19. The judge's ruling states that prosecutors can choose five women from among the eight making the most recent allegations, dating back to 1982, but cannot select women who say they were sexually assaulted before that date.

Arts&Culture Let's talk about gun control
Author: 0 Let's talk about gun control

The objective of the action was to remember the 17 students gunned down at the Parkland, Florida, school and to protest the inaction on gun control by elected officials under the sway of the National Rifle Association . Are we even going to begin to argue that Fort Hood, a military base, didn't have guns? State Rep. Maureen Madden, D-, Monroe County, said that the momentum for action on gun laws is already leading to change.