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Someone just bought Wu-Tang Clan's album for $2 million

A handcrafted silver box by the British-Moroccan artist Yahya holds the only known copy of the Wu-Tang Clan double album Once Upon A Time In Shaolin. The conceit was that whoever ended up buying the album would be contractually obligated from releas...

'Captain America: Civil War' will bring huge changes to the MCU

Presumably, we could see Tom Holland as Iron Spider , a more traditional Spider-Man, and even as an unmasked Peter Parker. And we're very happy with the final result. Russo was then asked whether Spider-Man will get the red and gold Iron Spider s...

Kim Kardashian, Kanye West: Celebrity couple haven't named son yet

The announcement, made via Kardashian West's official app, stated "Kim Kardashian West and Kanye West welcomed the arrival of their son this morning". The couple has a daughter, North West , who was born in 2013. Kim's companion Jonathan Cheban,...

Punchlines: Kim and Kanye welcome Saint West

Earlier reports had suggested that Kim wanted to middle name the child Robert, in honour of her father. A majority of social media users seem confused about Kardashian and West's choice. However, it is actually fairly tame compared to the other p...

Kendrick Lamar, Taylor Swift, the Weeknd up for top Grammys

Locally, Melbourne singer Courtney Barnett , 28, is up for Best New Artist while Perth group Tame Impala are in the Best Alternative Music Album category. "It's a testimony to his artistry", Portnow said of Lamar. The Weeknd raked in seven ...

Kim, Kanye name son Saint

Kim and Kanye are said to have opted for the name Saint for their little one because he is a "blessing" after a "difficult pregnancy". Kim Kardashian and hubby Kanye West have welcomed their son to the world and somehow they've come up with the...

'Avengers: Infinity War' Director Comments on Possible 'Defenders' Crossover

Russo went on to say that sharing major characters between TV and film formats is like a toned down version of the previous issues that prevented Spider-Man from joining the MCU. So we were always told by Marvel , 'Well, don't count on it, you may ...

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Venus zooms into US Open semi-finals

But it's her name - not those of her siblings or parents - that will go on that plaque and in the history books. Despite being taken out, it the world No. With the Ashe crowd beh...

Shelter at GRB remains open for evacuees

Hotel prices, she said, were too steep, and her vehicle had been swallowed up by the floodwaters. Shivering cold and soaking wet, Maria Davila collapsed on the floor of a downto...

Source Politico: Trump to seize populist mantle for pitching messy tax overhaul

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin's frequent assertions that workers bear 70% to 80% of the corporate tax burden are at the high end of estimates. The truth is that the Republica...

Floyd Mayweather Conquers McGregor In 10th Round

It was McGregor's consistent and explicit invitations for a boxing match, that made Mayweather open to the idea of a fight even though he had retired in 2015 and McGregor had...

Uber board chooses head of Expedia to be company's new CEO

Immelt backed out right before the vote, supposedly after doubts about his leadership and potential over-eagerness to court Travis Kalanick . Kalanick was reportedly angling t...

Cavs Plan to Seek More Compensation From Celtics In Kyrie Irving Trade

However, the Celtics feel they were honest in the medical assessment of Thomas' current physical condition with the Cavaliers . The status of the trade was described to E...

White unsure if Ferguson-Lee victor would fight McGregor

Most of the headlines are about the bets placed on both sides, and what the Vegas books are trying to do to even up the money. Standard definition pay-per-view is priced at $89.95,...

Taylor Swift Testifies In Court; Says The Groping Incident Left Her Horrified

He says he did not grope Taylor Swift , he may have accidentally touched her ribs getting into the photo , but he did not grab her. Swift is asking for $1 in her countersui...

John Mayer Pays Tribute to Glen Campbell During Nashville Show

Jimmy Webb's Glen Campbell tribute also referenced the late singer's brief tenure with the Beach Boys , where he had temporarily replaced Brian Wilson in the band's touring...

Rachel Lindsay Responds to Fan Claiming She Settled with 'Bachelorette' Choice

Watching that interaction was also hard for Bryan , who admitted there was a "stark contrast" between his relationship with Rachel and the one she had with Peter . Although Ra...

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How Charlize Theron gives the spy thriller a kick in 'Atomic Blonde'

How Charlize Theron gives the spy thriller a kick in 'Atomic Blonde'

Anything Jason Bourne can do, the " Atomic Blonde " can also do, and she does it in heels. If you can get past the cliches and corny characters, and if you want your MTV, some ...

Amazon 'Prime Day' features sales tax in 45 states this year

Amazon 'Prime Day' features sales tax in 45 states this year

The giant online sale-a-than has indeed become "a thing", and it has spurred on an all-out race for shoppers' dollars, with a host of other retailers hopping on the bandwagon-often...

Keen to meet Indians in Israel, unite against terrorism, says Modi

Keen to meet Indians in Israel, unite against terrorism, says Modi

Congress said it will judge Modi's stand-alone visit to Israel without going to Palestine by its "concrete deliverables" but said that India's stand on Palestine issue should n...

Firefighters urge caution on Fourth of July

Firefighters urge caution on Fourth of July

A free 21-minute fireworks extravaganza choreographed to music and simulcast on 94.9 KCMO. Fireworks over the lake. Fireworks from the Peristyle start at 9 p.m. The city's annual p...

Wife of alleged Virginia shooter: 'I can't believe he did this'

Wife of alleged Virginia shooter: 'I can't believe he did this'

Police determined that Hodgkinson had been "living out of his vehicle in the vicinity of East Monroe [Avenue]" in Alexandria, FBI special agent in charge Tim Slater said. The cha...

Judge O'Neill Declares Mistrial in Cosby Sex Assault Trial

But I'm incredibly hopeful hearing the district attorney saying he would retry this case. The jury ultimately could not reach a decision as to whose version of events to believe ...

What the Tech? Cheap Father's Day gifts (for kids)

Knowing that we will live forever with God in a place without sin and suffering can help us live above the pain that we face in this life. Hannah Rogers, graduate in German liter...

White House denies Trump wants Mueller out, but heat's on

When asked about rumors that the president was considering firing special prosecutor Robert Mueller , Sanders said the president wasn't planning on doing so any time soon. Eit...

James spectacular again, but his efforts not enough for Cavs

The third time around, there was no doubt. Golden State have won their second National Basketball Association championship in three seasons after claiming a 4-1 series victory...