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Culture&Arts Original R2-D2 Sells For Hefty Price
Author: 0 Original R2-D2 Sells For Hefty Price

But while the sale has now gone through, the identity of the buyer has not been released. The complete R2-D2 prop was assembled from original components from Episodes IV, V, VI, I & II, according to the auction house's description page . Many Star Wars fans consider R2-D2 to be a priceless part of the saga, but it turns out he does have a price. While automotive classics and artwork auctions generally bring in the most cash for their rare items, movie memorabilia auctions also see some ...

Culture&Arts At the Box Office for 6-30
Author: 0 At the Box Office for 6-30

You could be forgiven for feeling confused by " Despicable Me 3's " trailers, each of which suggest director Eric Guillon and Kyle Balda's film is about a different subject. Had they aimed for a more cohesive and focused story with less nostalgia for a time before its main audience was born, it would have made for more enjoyable viewing for everyone.

Culture&Arts At least 4 dead in crash of small plane in Georgia
Author: 0 At least 4 dead in crash of small plane in Georgia

Authorities confirmed there were four people on the plane and none of them survived the crash, according to Channel 2 Action News. A representative with NTSB said the debris field spreads over a quarter-mile. As we gather more and more evidence, we will get a better picture of what happened. We'll continue providing you updates as they come. Sheriff Gary Langford said on Saturday that the victims were believed to be from Tennessee.

Culture&Arts Robert Downey Jr. Wants To Quit Playing Iron Man 'Before It's Embarassing'
Author: 0 Robert Downey Jr. Wants To Quit Playing Iron Man 'Before It's Embarassing'

Speaking to News.com.au, the actor discussed his future in the MCU, particularly with being Iron Man in the future films of the franchise. Tom said previously: " Robert Downey Jr . Photo by Marvel Studios. He also dropped a hint that fans will get to see further events unfold in the next Spider-Man movie slated for release on July 5, 2019.

Author: 0 Houston Astros vs. New York Yankees

Fiers struggled last time out in a 6-4 loss to the visiting Oakland Athletics with four runs given up on four hits and a base on balls while striking out seven in 5.2 innings of work. Yankees LHP CC Sabathia will be reinstated from the 10-day disabled list on Tuesday and will start against the Toronto Blue Jays. By the ninth, outfielder Nori Aoki was making his pitching debut to sacrifice the Astros' pen.

Culture&Arts Katy Perry Runs Into 'Stage Five Clinger' Niall Horan Backstage
Author: 0 Katy Perry Runs Into 'Stage Five Clinger' Niall Horan Backstage

Meanwhile, Horan also replied to the singer and added that he is just around everywhere. The One Direction singer joked about the situation on the Australian TV series " The Project " the day previous. "I'm like your mom!'" she joked. Fans got excited about the news and sent the screenshots of her interview (in which she supposedly said the above) and Niall took notice of it.

Culture&Arts China, Hong Kong Launch Long-Awaited 'Bond Connect' Scheme
Author: 0 China, Hong Kong Launch Long-Awaited 'Bond Connect' Scheme

Given that a number of different type of bonds are traded on the two exchanges, it would be relatively simple to open a "Bond Connect" between HK and the two China exchanges for worldwide investors. China on Monday widened access to its US$10 trillion bond market, which analysts said will boost Beijing's drive to internationalise the yuan and more deeply integrate its markets with the world financial system.

Culture&Arts Calhanoglu undergoes AC Milan medical
Author: 0 Calhanoglu undergoes AC Milan medical

The rossoneri have already completed six summer signings (Kessié, Musacchio, Calhanoglu, Ricardo Rodriguez, Andre Silva and Fabio Borini) and Andrea Conti will be the next player to join the San Siro. "I want to thank Bayer Leverkusen for fantastic years". As reported by Sky Sport Italia , he's expected to complete a €24m move, €20m plus €4m in bonuses, while he'll earn €2.5m-a-year plus bonuses over four years.

Culture&Arts West Bromwich Albion sign £12 million Rodriguez from Southampton
Author: 0 West Bromwich Albion sign £12 million Rodriguez from Southampton

Of the capture, chairman John Williams stated "Jay is a proven Premier League striker, an England global and a player who will give Tony more attacking options". "The target is to set our sights as high as possible and be the best that you can be - both as a team and an individual", he said. "If the England squad opens up for me again as a result, that would be fantastic".

Culture&Arts Screen Legend Olivia De Havilland Turns 101 On July 1st
Author: 0 Screen Legend Olivia De Havilland Turns 101 On July 1st

Specifically, Ms. de Havilland is unhappy with the way Catherine Zeta-Jones portrayed her in the FX series and the Gone with the Wind actress is upset enough about it to sue Murphy and FX over it. "Did that happen? What was your take on that?'" he explained. "A$3 ll statements made by Zeta-Jones as Olivia de Havilland in this fake interview are completely false, some inherently so; others false because they were never said", claims de Havilland's attorney Suzelle Smith .

Culture&Arts Kanye West quits Tidal
Author: 0 Kanye West quits Tidal

We're told Kanye's beef with Tidal is twofold - his Saint Pablo album resulted in 1 1/2 million new subscribers to Tidal , for which he was supposed to get a bonus but the company hasn't paid. The Gold Digger singer stood up at the awards show to share that he thought Beyonce deserved the Video of the Year gong over Swift. He also says Tidal didn't keep up its word on reimbursing him for music videos, whereas on Tidal's end, West didn't deliver the videos required by the contract.

Author: 0 Spider-Man: Homecoming a wonderful welcome back

Marvel Studios and Sony now have a shared deal for Tom Holland's solo-outing Spider-Man: Homecoming and its sequel , along with scheduled appearances in the next two Avengers movies. The fruits of this new partnership between the two studios will soon be with us, as Spider-Man: Homecoming is set to crawl into theatres next week, with a ton of positive buzz surrounding it .

Culture&Arts A renowned
Author: 0 A renowned "Babe" actor gets jail time for organizing an environmental protest

They all were protesting over claims that carbon emissions from the CPV power plant would pose a threat to the local environment. Three paid; Cromwell was among three who refused. Cromwell's credits include " Babe ", " The Green Mile ", "L.A. The seventy-seven year old actor was then sentenced to a week in jail, and later said outside court that, "(if) we don't stay together, nothing will change.

Culture&Arts Michael Jackson's father in hospital after crash in Las Vegas
Author: 0 Michael Jackson's father in hospital after crash in Las Vegas

Jackson was able to walk away from the scene of the crash and await assistance at a nearby Panda Express. He was said to be in noticeable pain , per witnesses. His assistant who was driving the auto wasn't so lucky, having broke his thumb in the incident. Joe said that they were heading home for lunch, and then added, "All is well".

Culture&Arts Stephen Curry's Game 3 NBA Finals jersey auctioned for $135000
Author: 0 Stephen Curry's Game 3 NBA Finals jersey auctioned for $135000

Golden State Warriors general manager Bob Myers says a contract will be finalized with two-time MVP Stephen Curry once the free agency moratorium ends July 6. The game's best players are left to hope jumps in the league's salary cap will come, because the salary percentages are all derived from there.

Author: 0 Princess Diana remembered on what would have been her 56th birthday

The grandchildren never met their grandmother, but their parents wanted them there to pay their respect. Prince Charles - Diana's ex-husband and Harry and William's father - was notably absent from the service, as he was performing Royal duties in Ottawa with his wife, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, in honor of Canada's 150th birthday , The Telegraph reports.

Author: 0 Iron Man Dons New Armor in Avengers: Infinity War Set Photos

The shots show Robert Downey Jr in his new armor for the first time. The two are joined by Ruffalo's Bruce Banner, now not in Hulk form and Doctor Strange's fellow Sorcerer, Wong. With Black Panther kicking off the Marvel films in 2018, new has come that one of Wakanda's most powerful warriors, M'Baku (or Man Ape), will also appear in The Avengers: Infinity War .

Culture&Arts Twitter goes insane over Jay Z's cheating confession
Author: 0 Twitter goes insane over Jay Z's cheating confession

JAY-Z released his 13th studio album, 4:44, on Friday (30Jun17) and in the opening song, titled Kill Jay Z , the 99 Problems hitmaker calls out Benet , who cheated on the Oscar victor during their four-year union, while rapping about his own apparent indiscretions.

Culture&Arts Facebook's Aquila Drone Passes Second Test Flight
Author: 0 Facebook's Aquila Drone Passes Second Test Flight

One such drone, named " Aquila ", had its first successful flight past year. As writes the edition, the Aquila drone flew for 1 hour and 46 minutes Arizona. The upgrades also include new sensors, updates to the autopilot software , a smoother finish and a horizontal propellor-stopping mechanism to help with landings.

Culture&Arts Cavs Rumors: Cleveland Cavaliers and Jose Calderon Have Mutual Interest
Author: 0 Cavs Rumors: Cleveland Cavaliers and Jose Calderon Have Mutual Interest

After all, they departed with a first-round pick to acquire him a season ago. He averaged 3.4 points, 2.1 assists and 1.8 rebounds per game this past season for the Hawks. Overall, he made a league-high 45 percent of his 3s. He averaged 5.8 points during the playoffs. The Warriors eventually dethroned the Cavs in five games.

Culture&Arts Patty Mills signs 4-year, $50 million deal with Spurs
Author: 0 Patty Mills signs 4-year, $50 million deal with Spurs

According to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski , San Antonio has re-signed guard Patty Mills to a four-year, $50 million contract. Despite Patty Mills having played his way out of the team's price range, the two sides were able to reach terms early in 2017 National Basketball Association free agency.