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Disney World increases price of annual passes ahead of Star Wars land opening

Walt Disney World Resort has significantly increased the cost of several of its annual park passes, just ahead of the August 29 opening of its new Star Wars lan...

Disney World increases price of annual passes ahead of Star Wars land opening

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Inside Star Wars Land: First Look at Disney’s Galaxy’s Edge Disney is traveling to a galaxy far, far away. The famed theme park giant’s much-anticipated 14-acre Star Wars Land: Galaxy’s Edge attractions premiere May 31 and Aug. 29 at Disneyland in Anaheim, Calif., and DisneyWorld in Lake Buena Vista, Fl...
03:26, 05/30/2019

Chewbacca, Ford and Hamill launch Disney's 'Star Wars' land Chewbacca climbed into the cockpit of the Millennium Falcon and fireworks flew overhead as Walt Disney Co dedicated its new "Star Wars" section at California's Disneyland Resort on Wednesday....
09:26, 05/30/2019

When will the Rise of the Resistance ride open at Disney's new Star Wars land? Rise of the Resistance, a signature ride at Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge, is set to open "sometime this year," according to the Disney CEO.       ...
01:13, 06/18/2019

Even the garbage cans in Disney's 'Star Wars'-themed land have a hidden meaning Kim Renfro/INSIDER Disneyland's newest land Galaxy's Edge is full of references to the original "Star Wars" movie trilogy. All of the trash and recycling cans inside Galaxy's Edge say "trash to sector 3263827" in a written fictional language called...
23:26, 06/07/2019

Star Wars land opens: What to do and how to visit Galaxy’s Edge, Disney’s largest expansion ever Disney’s new “Star Wars”-themed land will blow your mind into a galaxy far, far away. Galaxy’s Edge goes live at Disneyland in Anaheim, Calif., on Friday, May 31. The salivating fans lining up for hours on end to fly the Mille...
04:52, 05/31/2019

Star Wars Rise of the Resistance to open first at Disney World, then Disneyland in 2020 Disney parks' most advanced and immersive ride, Rise of the Resistance, has an opening date of Dec. 5 at Disney World and Jan. 17 at Disneyland.       ...
21:39, 07/11/2019

Flying the Millennium Falcon at Disney's Star Wars land is fun but misses the 'wow' factor The ride is a lot of fun, but it doesn't have that "wow" factor many fans will be expecting, especially those who don't get to pilot.        ...
04:00, 05/30/2019

Disney announces 3 new ‘Star Wars’ films “Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker” will not be the war to end all “Wars.” Disney announced on Tuesday that after this final chapter in the latest trilogy is released on Dec. 20, three more “Star Wars” films will hi...
08:13, 05/08/2019

Star Wars Gives Force to Disney Parks Disney’s Star Wars attractions opening at Disneyland in Anaheim, Calif., and Walt Disney World in Orlando, Fla., represent the single-largest expansion in either park’s history....
17:52, 05/30/2019

This Week's Star Wars Comic Is Like Opening an '80s Time Capsule When Disney purchased Lucasfilm and rebooted the expanded universe continuity that had sustained Star Wars for decades, we got a whole new universe of Star Wars comics at Marvel. It’s one that, for nearly four years, has delivered some excellent stor...
00:13, 05/31/2019

Wear These $10 Tees to Star Wars Land, Or Anywhere Else Planning a visit to Star Wars Land? Or just want to be ready for The Rise of Skywalker? You can take your pick of two different Star Wars shirts for just $10 at Daily Steals right now with promo code KJSWARS, in a variety of different colors and si...
23:52, 05/30/2019

Cameron Boyce, Disney Channel Star and Descendants Actor, Passes Away at Age 20 Cameron Boyce, a young actor who starred in the Disney Channel series Jessie and played a major role in the Descendants series of Disney crossover movies, has died. Read more......
02:39, 07/08/2019

CEO Bob Iger doesn't think Disney is too reliant on 'Star Wars' Disney's CEO Bob Iger is confident the company's $1 billion investment in its new "Star Wars" theme parks will be a boon not only for its park division, but the beloved sci-fi franchise, too....
01:13, 05/30/2019

Disney's next batch of 'Star Wars' movies starts in 2022 Disney hasn't quite wrapped up the Star Wars Skywalker saga, which will come to an end this December with Episode 9: The Rise of Skywalker. However, it's looking ahead with the franchise, as it updated its release schedule with dates for th...
21:13, 05/07/2019

You can build your own Lightsaber and Droid at Disney’s new Star Wars attractions Disney’s finally lifting the veil on its Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge attraction set to debut at Disneyland on May 31. And while we were all expecting a glut of rides and properly attired characters roaming about, its the souvenirs that have us most exci...
04:13, 05/22/2019

Disneyland Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge: What to know about opening day, rides, food and more Disneyland's highly anticipated Star Wars Land opens May 31. Here's what we know about reservations, tickets and rides at Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge.        ...
21:52, 05/20/2019

Disney delays 'Avatar 2,' sets dates for three 'Star Wars' films Walt Disney pushed back the release of science-fiction sequel "Avatar 2" by a year to December 2021 and announced it will debut new "Star Wars" films in December 2022, 2024 and 2026....
20:00, 05/07/2019

Disney expects a third live-action 'Star Wars' series by 2022 Disney may not release another Star Wars movie until 2022, but that isn't stopping it from loading its streaming service with Star Wars shows. As part of a presentation (skip to around 46:05) at a media conference, chief exec Bob Iger said he e...
19:39, 05/14/2019

Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge – Disney's new theme park in pictures Disneyland has offered a first glimpse of its newest attraction, the Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge theme park. Visitors can build their own droids and lightsabers, interact with aliens and step into the cockpit of an exact copy of the Millennium Falcon. T...
14:00, 05/30/2019

Disney aims to thrill 'Star Wars' fans of all kinds at U.S. parks At a new "Star Wars" land at Disneyland Resort in California, Walt Disney Co will let visitors fly the Millennium Falcon and drink blue milk as it aims to satisfy a wide range of the space saga's fans with its most ambitious expansion ever....
12:52, 05/30/2019

Disney delays 'Avatar 2,' sets dates for new 'Star Wars' films Walt Disney Co on Tuesday pushed back the release of James Cameron's sequel to box-office champion "Avatar" by a year, to December 2021, and announced debut dates for new "Star Wars" films starting in December 2022....
09:39, 05/08/2019

Stormtroopers to enforce time limit in Disney’s new ‘Star Wars’ attraction “Star Wars” fans will get just a four-hour window per ticket to visit the galaxy far, far away that Disney is about to reveal. And they’ll face veritable stormtroopers enforcing the rules. The Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge attraction is set to open ...
20:00, 05/11/2019

Disney releases Avatar 2 date and announces new Star Wars films Disney has announced that fans will have to wait a little longer for the next Avatar film after pushing it back by a year – while Star Wars fans will be able to enjoy three more instalments from 2022....
01:39, 05/08/2019

Disney’s 'Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance' ride opens December 5th Disney's new Star Wars-theme park, Galaxy's Edge, will get its second ride before the year is up. Today, Disney Parks announced that "Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance" will arrive in Florida at Walt Disney World Resort on December 5th -- W...
01:52, 07/12/2019

Disney unveils release dates for 'Avatar' sequels, three new 'Star Wars' films Disney released its upcoming film schedule Tuesday, including new "Star Wars" and Marvel films, dates for the "Avatar" sequels and several films added through its acquisition of Fox....
05:26, 05/08/2019

Disney stakes claim on holiday box office for the next eight years with 'Star Wars,' 'Avatar' films On Tuesday, Disney released an updated slate of theatrical releases and will have a tentpole December movie for each year through 2027, including back-to-back "Star Wars" and "Avatar" films....
05:26, 05/09/2019

Disney's planning a movie based on Xbox classic Star Wars: Knights Of The Old Republic For being one of the most potent brands on the planet—right alongside its corporately owned buddies over in the MCU—the Star Wars films are currently at something of a crossroads. Sure, The Rise Of Skywalker is going to make a billion dollars (at lea...
10:00, 05/24/2019

Petition begs Disney to stop ‘Game of Thrones’ showrunners from ruining ‘Star Wars’ too At the time of this writing, nearly 800,000 Game of Thrones fans had signed a Change.org petition asking HBO to remake season 8 “with competent writers.” Petition talk started as a joke but quickly picked up steam, and it wouldn’t b...
23:13, 05/17/2019

Disney delays Avatar quadrilogy, dates three live-action Star Wars films Enlarge / How much Disney-Marvel-Fox can you possibly stomach over the next eight years? (credit: Disney / Aurich Lawson) As part of the recent fusing of multiple movie empires, Disney made a massive announcement of film release dates on Tuesday re...
22:52, 05/07/2019

Ring the Bells: Disney Confirms Game of Thrones Creators Will Write a New Star Wars Movie (Bloomberg) — Walt Disney Co. picked quite a week to confirm that the first post-Skywalker Star Wars installment will be scripted by Game of Thrones creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss. After the last Game of Thrones episode polarized fans w...
06:00, 05/15/2019

Sparse crowds at Disneyland's Star Wars land? Aerial images offer evidence Recently released overhead images of Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge in Disneyland offer a clear picture of the land's size and its crowd.       ...
04:13, 07/17/2019

So you got a lightsaber at Disney's Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge. Can you take it on a plane? You spent $200 to build yourself a lightsaber at Disneyland's Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge. Here's what airlines have to say about flying with it.        ...
04:26, 06/06/2019

Inside Disney's Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge: The Millennium Falcon is just the beginning Star Wars land opens at Disneyland on May 31. From rides to light sabers, here's what to expect at opening day of Galaxy's Edge in California.        ...
02:13, 06/07/2019

Here's a first look inside Disneyland's new Star Wars land — and what to expect when it opens Star Wars land opens at Disneyland on May 31. From rides to light sabers, here's what to expect at opening day of Galaxy's Edge in California.        ...
04:00, 05/30/2019

10 secrets of Disneyland's new Star Wars land, from droid tracks to Princess Leia's jewelry Also: Easter eggs to look for when you visit and more interesting facts about Disney's new Star Wars land.        ...
16:39, 05/31/2019

How Expectation and Reality Can Clash in the World of Star Wars Fandom I never quite understood how someone’s expectations of a movie could potentially ruin the reality of watching it until I heard the words: The Rise of Skywalker.Read more......
07:00, 05/15/2019

Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge offers new world at Disneyland ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Disneyland has offered a firsthand glimpse into the highly anticipated Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge at the California theme park. A Star Wars-themed food tasting, a stroll through the Black Spire Outpost marketplace and four-...
06:00, 05/30/2019

Vader Immortal world premiere: Star Wars comes to VR with story, humor, stakes Enlarge / This dramatic staredown moment from Vader Immortal, as captured from live Oculus Quest hardware. While this captured image is a bit fuzzy, Vader's animation and presentation within the VR experience is quite satisfying. (credit: Lucasfilm)...
18:26, 05/09/2019

Consumer price index increases 0.1 percent The nation's consumer price index inched up 0.1 percent in May on a seasonally adjusted basis, slowing from April when it rose 0.3 percent, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Wednesday....
20:52, 06/12/2019

These states have the biggest home price increases Home prices are on the rise in several states, while others are experiencing little to no change. The folks at RefiGuide.org compiled data from Zillow on the states that have seen the biggest home price increases as well as the states with the least ...
01:00, 05/07/2019

Opening Up the Land of Forests, Lakes and Campgrounds The national parks service and some of its provincial counterparts are offering newcomers basic knowledge about camping they likely didn’t bring with them to Canada....
23:00, 07/05/2019

Jaguar Land Rover posts heavy annual losses Firm records pre-tax annual losses of £3.6 billion – but says revival programme is on track Jaguar Land Rover has recorded an annual loss of £3.6 billion, but chief executive Ralf Speth says an ongoing cost-saving programme will transform it into a ...
15:13, 05/20/2019

Women's World Cup: US soccer star Tobin Heath asked odd question ahead of France match Whether it’s on the pitch or at the podium, U.S. women’s soccer star Tobin Heath is on top of her game even when an odd question may have thrown her off....
19:13, 06/28/2019

Disney's 'Avengers: Endgame' smashes China opening day record Marvel superhero movie "Avengers: Endgame" set an opening-day record in China with an estimated $107.2 million in ticket sales, distributor Walt Disney Co said....
14:49, 04/28/2019

Fan-made Star Wars VR Death Star trench run also researches sim sickness Want to take on the Death Star trench run in VR and also fight sim sickness? Check this app from University of Utah computer science student Dylan Stout.Read More...
14:00, 05/20/2019

‘I Loved Him.’ Harrison Ford Bids Farewell to Star Wars Co-Star Peter Mayhew Hollywood actor Harrison Ford gave a heartfelt statement on his Star Wars co-star Peter Mayhew’s death on Thursday. “Peter Mayhew was a kind and gentle man, possessed of great dignity and noble character,” Ford said in a statement t...
10:13, 05/03/2019

‘The Gentlest of Giants.’ Star Wars Actors Honor Late Chewbacca Star Peter Mayhew The Star Wars family is already missing its beloved Wookiee. Peter Mayhew, the 7-foot-3 actor who played Han Solo’s loyal sidekick Chewbacca in five Star Wars films, including the original trilogy, died Tuesday at age 74, his family announced o...
02:52, 05/03/2019

US women's soccer star Alex Morgan talks fight for pay parity ahead of Women's World Cup Soccer star Alex Morgan is an Olympic gold medalist, Women's World Cup winner, and one of Time magazine's 100 most influential people of 2019 but her most challenging battle is for pay parity in the sport she loves to play....
20:00, 05/03/2019

Disney (DIS): How to Catch and Ride Price Breakouts Disney (NYSE: DIS) has likely finished a contracting triangle Elliott wave pattern recently -- and prices should break out, higher or lower (subscribers know which it is). In this free 12-minute video, our long-time Trader's Classroom editor, Jeffrey...
19:26, 05/02/2019

UPDATE 1-Turkey's annual consumer price inflation falls to 15.72% in June, matches forecast Turkey's consumer inflation fell to its lowest level in a year in June thanks to a high base effect, giving the central bank more room to cut rates in coming months....
11:26, 07/03/2019

Seals 'sing' 'Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star' and the 'Star Wars' theme in bizarre video Scientists in the U.K. have revealed that gray seals can mimic the sound of human words and songs such as “Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star’ and even the “Star Wars” theme....
07:00, 06/22/2019

VW truck unit Traton dips below opening price on stock market debut Volkswagen's truck unit Traton dipped below its opening share price of 27.00 euros a share on Friday morning following its initial public offering (IPO) on the Frankfurt exchange....
13:26, 06/28/2019

Here are the big stocks Warren Buffett is betting on ahead of his annual meeting this week Before Warren Buffett gives his latest thoughts with Berkshire's shareholders at the "Woodstock for Capitalists," let's look at his biggest holdings....
16:52, 04/30/2019

Berkshire Hathaway shareholders learn what it's like to fly a plane ahead of annual meeting Berkshire Hathaway shareholders got something they had never seen experienced before ahead of the conglomerate's annual meeting: the chance to fly a fighter jet, virtually speaking....
03:26, 05/07/2019

Glacier National Park: Going-to-the-Sun Road clear of snow ahead of June 22 opening Snowplows have cleared the east and west sides of Glacier National Park's Going-to-the-Sun Road ahead of schedule, leading up to its June 22 reopening.        ...
21:39, 06/06/2019

House passes fix for Gold Star family tax hikes The House of Representatives on Thursday passed a fix to a glitch in the 2017 GOP tax overhaul that generated big tax hikes on federal survivor benefits for certain Gold Star families....
20:52, 05/23/2019

Senate passes bill to fix tax hike on Gold Star families The Senate unanimously passed legislation Tuesday to fix a quirk in the tax code that resulted in Gold Star families seeing huge tax increases on the federal benefits they received....
02:00, 05/22/2019

Here are the Star Wars games on sale for May the 4th May the 4th is almost upon us, and if you’re anything like me, you’re going to indulge in some Star Wars video games, which let you live out your space-faring action hero fantasies. Luckily for us, most gaming platforms are eager to cater to this lov...
05:39, 05/04/2019

Look At These Star Wars Game Boxes Limited Run Games, a company that reprints classic/cult games in new boxes so collectors can enjoy them, is bringing out two old Star Wars games this week, and their packaging is pretty much perfect....
05:26, 06/25/2019

Because You Can Never Have Too Many Gorgeous Star Wars Posters Honestly, gorgeous Star Wars art is a dime a dozen. It’s everywhere, from the original theatrical one-sheets up to the most recent limited edition offerings and more. And yet, we can’t get enough of it. It’s just so damned pleasing to look at, and th...
03:39, 05/02/2019

'Star Wars' locations that actually exist A galaxy far, far away is a whole lot closer than you think. "Star Wars" destinations are just a plane ride away. From Iceland to Tunisia, here are filming locations you can actually go and see....
11:39, 05/04/2019

Josh Reddick Rips A Go-Ahead Three-Run Jack Back From The Land Of Dingers This insane Josh Reddick catch may not have quite the stakes of Jackie Bradley Jr.’s latest ridiculous highlight, but there was plenty on the line, and anyway the catch is molto buono, my friends. Molto, molto buono. You can’t see this, but I am doin...
06:00, 05/10/2019

Golf: Tringale and Land plow ahead at John Deere Classic Andrew Landry tired in sweltering weather but clung to a share of the lead after the third round at the John Deere Classic in Silvis, Illinois on Saturday....
08:39, 07/14/2019

These Lego Star Wars Droids Might Be the Toy Robots Everyone's Been Looking For Consumer-focused robots have been having a bit of a hard time in recent years. Just last week, Anki, maker of the adorable Cozmo and Vector bots, was the latest robot maker to go under as consumers hesitated to spend $250 on an automaton that didn’t ...
12:39, 05/04/2019

All the New Details About Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker A new behind-the-scenes Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker confirms time jump, reveals first look Luke Skywalker and how Leia Organa features, a stronger Force connection between Rey and Kylo Ren, the......
09:00, 05/23/2019

Daisy Ridley says she's not in the next Star Wars trilogy Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker will supposedly be the end of the mainline Star Wars saga that we’ve followed since the ‘70s, but there are still plenty of other Star Wars stories on the horizon—specifically The Last Jedi director Rian Johnson’s mys...
23:39, 06/27/2019

The New Lego Star Wars Is Impressive And Surprisingly Different If a hands-off theater demo of a new video game can over-deliver E3, then Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga sure did. The amount of changes I was shown to the 20-year-old Lego video game formula was startling....
01:00, 06/15/2019

'Knights of the Old Republic' could become a Star Wars movie While the Star Wars franchise will take a new direction after the Skywalker arc ends with Episode 9, the next movie might still tell a familiar story. According to BuzzFeed News, a Star Wars film based on the classic LucasArts RPG Knights of the Old....
18:00, 05/24/2019

Star Wars: Outer Rim: The Kotaku Review When I was a kid, I had a dream video game. It was basically “Wing Commander: Privateer”, only bigger, and it was set in the Star Wars universe. I’m still waiting on the video game, but Fantasy Flight have this year delivered much the same experience...
03:52, 07/09/2019

Some LEGO Star Wars Fans Want More Grunting At E3 this past week, WB Games and TT Games revealed the latest and possibly biggest entry in the popular LEGO Star Wars franchise. LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga is coming out next year and will be based on all nine films, including the upcoming...
00:00, 06/16/2019

These Are The Star Wars Digital Comic Discounts You're Looking For May the Fourth might be seven parsecs behind us at this point, but that doesn’t mean the Star Wars deals have all become force ghosts. For a limited time, Amazon’s taking 67% off the usual prices of over 250 digital Star Wars comics, including excell...
00:13, 05/12/2019

Star Wars: Rogue Squadron Looks Great In HD A team of fans have been working for over a year on an Unreal Engine 4 version of the original Star Wars: Rogue Squadron, and it is looking absolutely delicious....
05:00, 05/22/2019

We Need More Star Wars Games Like Revenge Of The Sith Today, Star Wars games are usually very serious and dedicated to authenticity. Nearly all Star Wars game released these days are also canon, connecting to other comics, movies, books, and TV shows. Which is cool, I love modern Star Wars. But I can’t ...
21:39, 06/09/2019

'Shop Contest: Star Wars X Sonic The last week has been filled with Sonic images, videos, opinions and more. That trailer was a mess and people have been dunking on it. So I mean, I have to include some Sonic action in this week’s contest. But this weekend is also Star Wars Day and ...
22:00, 05/05/2019

Put Yaddle In Star Wars Games, You Cowards Star Wars games like Galaxy of Heroes and LEGO Star Wars include hundreds of characters. Some are popular, like Han Solo or Darth Vader. But many of these games also include lesser-known or obscure characters, like Bib Fortuna. Yet after decades of S...
22:52, 05/04/2019

10 things you need to know about Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge No doubt that the lines at Disneyland's Galaxy's Edge will be long as the new Star Wars land opens today, but there are still many unique experiences to seek out....
19:26, 06/04/2019

What you need to know about Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order Respawn Entertainment CEO Vince Zampella and game developer Stig Asmussen give the latest details about Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order.       ...
18:00, 06/09/2019

California Legislature declares May 4 ‘Star Wars Day’ SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — May the fourth officially be with you. The California Legislature voted Thursday to declare May 4 “Star Wars Day” in recognition of a Disneyland theme park slated to open later this month. It’s a play on th...
19:52, 05/02/2019

Disney Channel Star Cameron Boyce Dies at Age 20 Cameron Boyce, an actor who starred in the Disney Channel series Jessie and the Descendants TV movie franchise, has died at 20 years old. A spokesperson for Boyce’s family told ABC News on Saturday that the actor had died in his sleep. The news...
17:13, 07/07/2019

Disney Channel Star Cameron Boyce Dead at 20 Hollywood has lost a rapidly rising star in Cameron Boyce. The actor, known for his roles on Disney Channel projects including Descendants and Jessie, has died at the age of......
12:52, 07/07/2019

Disney Channel star Cameron Boyce dies at 20 Rising star Cameron Boyce, known for his roles on the Disney Channel, has died at the age of 20, his family confirmed Sunday. “It is with a profoundly heavy heart that we report that this morning we lost Cameron,” his family said in a sta...
00:39, 07/08/2019

'Shop Contest: Star Wars X Sonic, Winners! Last weekend was filled with Sonic and Star Wars news. So I asked you, the wonderful readers of Kotaku, to mash up these two franchises in our latest contest....
03:39, 05/12/2019

‘Star Wars’ Day 2019: ‘May the Fourth Be with You’ event guide If four “Star Wars” movies in the last few years hasn’t sated your thirst for all things from a galaxy far, far away, you’re in luck. Saturday marks the annual May the Fourth Be With You day, and there’s no shortage of fun, themed events around town....
17:13, 05/03/2019

The Best Things The Phantom Menace Brought to Star Wars Say what you will about The Phantom Menace, but it’s crucial to what makes Star Wars great. Sure, it introduced lots of not-so-popular characters and concepts, but it balanced that out with even more things that, in the 20 years since its release, ha...
00:39, 05/21/2019

Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic is being turned into a movie With Disney wrapping up the Skywalker saga with this Christmas's Star Wars Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker, where does the movie series set in a galaxy far, far away turn next for inspiration?The answer, it now seems, is to the Star Wars compu...
14:52, 05/24/2019

Star Wars' 3-Year Box Office Hiatus Could Be Just What the Franchise Needs Yesterday, Disney announced a fully armed and operational movie slate, bolstered by its recently formalized acquisition of Fox. But the news brought with it a bit of a bombshell for Star Wars fans: new films are coming, but they won’t start coming un...
01:52, 05/09/2019

These seals are trained to sing the ‘Star Wars’ theme While some officials use marine animals for espionage, these Scottish researchers are teaching gray seals a much more relevant skill — how to sing John Williams’ iconic “Star Wars” theme. The scientists have been working with three ...
20:52, 06/21/2019

It's Time To Recognize Rey's Speeder As The Most Awesome "Car" In Star Wars It’s an eye-roll worthy pun, but today is unofficially Star Wars day, because “May the fourth be with you.” I don’t really need a reason to nerd out about one of my favorite film series in cinematic history, so any excuse is as good as any other, I s...
07:00, 05/05/2019

The next Star Wars movie is from the Game Of Thrones guys It would seem that no one at Lucasfilm or Disney is watching this season of Game Of Thrones because Bob Iger has confirmed that the next Star Wars movie will be from David Benioff and D.B. Weiss. As reported by iO9, Iger confirmed Twitter’s worst fea...
21:26, 05/14/2019

Russell says Abrams’ new ‘Star Wars’ script made her cry Keri Russell says she cried when she read J.J. Abrams’ version of the script for ‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’ and she hopes the theatrical version ‘remains true to what he originally wanted’...
21:13, 06/20/2019

Disneyland’s New ‘Star Wars’ Attraction Opens Friday The marriage of Disney and Star Wars has given birth to a major new attraction at Disneyland in Anaheim, California. “Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge” opens to the public Friday. The park promises to take fans beyond the movies, without tr...
05:52, 05/31/2019

Lego 'Star Wars' droid kit teaches coding with R2-D2's help All Lego Boost kits have the power to teach kids (and kids at heart) how to bring machines to life with coding, but the latest one has an edge over previous sets. The new Star Wars Boost kit has the adorable R2-D2 in its corner, supported by two othe...
03:39, 05/06/2019

10 'Star Wars' locations you can actually visit in real life Shutterstock You can visit many "Star Wars" filming locations in real life. Grizzly Creek Redwoods State Park is one of the many forests they filmed in. You can visit the fictional planet Crait in Bolivia. Visit INSIDER's homepage for more stories....
15:26, 05/02/2019

Ramadan and a Star Wars festival: the weekend’s best photos The Guardian’s picture editors select photo highlights from around the world from preparations for Ramadan in Jakarta to a Star Wars festival in Ireland Continue reading......
22:00, 05/05/2019

The biggest unsolved mysteries from the Star Wars universe Happy Star Wars Day, a day that only exists because of a peculiarity of the spoken word! As you lean in to your geekery this May the 4th, take some time to ponder some of the biggest mysteries of the Star Wars canon....
02:26, 05/07/2019

Star Wars Day: Celebrate with these apps, games and deals Celebrate May 4th, also known as Star Wars Day, by enjoying these great apps and games, as well as great deals at local restaurants.        ...
01:13, 05/04/2019

Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge Is Here: The Good, the Bad, and the Incredible Everywhere you look in Star Wars Galaxy’s Edge, there’s something to see, something to explore, or something to do. Even though it’s not 100 percent complete, the land itself is a star. You walk in, and you instantly feel like you’ve left Disneyland ...
00:26, 06/01/2019

This Fun Spider-Man: Far From Home Scene Was Cut, But You'll Still Get to See it (and Its Star Wars Connection) After you see Spider-Man: Far From Home next week you’re bound to wonder what happened to a few scenes from the trailers. One in particular, of Spider-Man messing with the NYPD, isn’t in the movie at all, so director Jon Watts told us what happened.R...
01:52, 06/28/2019

Here's what it's like to fly the Millennium Falcon at Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge Star Wars fans who had long dreamed about piloting the Millennium Falcon will now get that chance when the gates to Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge at Disneyland finally open on Friday....
17:39, 05/30/2019

ShowBiz Minute: R. Kelly, Star Wars, Lauren Judge says R. Kelly's lawyers have week to answer lawsuit; Mark Hamill says he hopes he's done with the Jedi; Ralph Lauren receives honorary knighthood in London. (June 20)        ...
15:13, 06/20/2019

This dang seal is singing the Star Wars theme Folks, let’s get right to it. What you’ve got here in the video above is a seal singing the Star Wars theme. Click on the video, and oh hell yeah you’re gonna hear a seal belting out John Williams’ classic space fantasy score....
22:26, 06/21/2019

'Vader Immortal' is the Star Wars VR game I've been waiting for Star Wars and virtual reality always seemed like the perfect mix. Long before the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive were released a few years ago, I was eager to slip on a VR headset, hop in a rusty smuggler ship and wield a light saber of my own. While we�...
19:52, 05/22/2019

This Star Wars X-Wing Game Was Made By A Fan In Dreams Every week it seems Dreams creators are building more and more impressive levels and mini-games. The latest fan creation that has caught my attention is a Star Wars space-combat game where you get to control an X-Wing Starfighter and fight the Empire...
22:13, 05/26/2019

R.I.P. Cameron Boyce, Disney Channel star from Jessie and Descendants According to CNN, Cameron Boyce—best known for a series of roles on Disney Channel shows—has died. TMZ adds that his family says he had an “ongoing medical condition” and died in his sleep as the result of a seizure. A statement from the Disney Chann...
08:00, 07/08/2019

Nostalgia Alert! Brenda Song Looks Back at Her Disney Channel Past Ahead of Amphibia Return Nearly 19 years ago, Brenda Song first appeared on the Disney Channel as a young girl who just wanted some snow for Christmas, in the 2000 movie The Ultimate Christmas Present. Now, she......
20:39, 06/07/2019

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08:13, 04/30/2019

Thanks to This Cover, the Cantina Theme From Star Wars Is Going to Be Stuck in My Head All Day Back in the day, before all the Nazis and creepy algorithmically generated children’s shows, YouTube was great for two things: old Saturday Night Live clips, and song covers. It’s honestly still pretty great for the latter. Read more......
00:13, 07/01/2019

Can Game of Thrones' showrunners breathe new life into Star Wars? DB Weiss and David Benioff are swapping dragons for Jedis – and it could be just the shake-up the space franchise needsAre Star Wars’ nights heading into territory that is a lot more dark and full of terrors? The news that Game of Thrones showrunners...
16:13, 05/16/2019

Daisy Ridley trades 'Star Wars' for Shakespeare in 'Ophelia' It's a safe bet Daisy Ridley will star in one of the year's biggest hits, with "Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker" hitting theaters in December. But her latest film, "Ophelia," which trades in the lightsaber for Shakespeare, will make its debut in 11 ...
19:52, 07/02/2019

'Star Wars' Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew dies at 74 Most famous for portraying the beloved 200-year-old Wookie, Peter Mayhew was also an author and philanthropist. Legions of fans have expressed their affection for the man behind the beloved character on social media....
16:00, 05/03/2019

Seals have been trained to sing the Star Wars theme - have a listen Scientists have trained grey seals to copy speech, as well as notes from music including the Star Wars theme and the nursery rhyme Twinkle Twinkle Little Star...
18:52, 06/20/2019

'Star Wars' Darth Vader costume could go for $2 million at auction A man who made appearances as Darth Vader at film premieres and fan conventions will sell a costume created in 1979 by the "Star Wars" design team at an auction of classic movie memorabilia next month, auction house Bonhams said....
14:49, 04/28/2019

Can't get to Galaxy's Edge? Here are 10 Star Wars worlds you can visit right here on Earth Over the course of 10 movies and four decades, "Star Wars" has been filmed in dozens of countries from Tunisia to the Maldives. Here are 10 planets and moons you can visit without having to rev up your hyperdrive....
17:13, 06/01/2019

‘Star Wars’ Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew dies at age 74 FORT WORTH (KXAS) – North Texan Peter Mayhew, best known for his role as Chewbacca, died on Tuesday. His family released a statement saying Mayhew died on Tuesday evening at his North Texas home, with his family by his side. The family of Pete...
04:13, 05/03/2019

‘Star Wars’ mourns Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew Peter Mayhew, the first actor to give us the furry Chewbacca Star Wars character that we’ve grown to love, passed away on Tuesday, aged 74. Mayhew, whose fame is directly associated with the popularity of Star Wars, transformed Chewie into an i...
07:13, 05/04/2019

The Marvel Approach Won't Work for Star Wars, According to Kathleen Kennedy The similarities between Star Wars: The Force Awakens and A New Hope are as plentiful as they are obvious, because even though the newest trilogy introduces a whole slew of new characters, the story being told about bringing balance to the Force is t...
08:13, 05/23/2019

Why Scientists Trained a Seal to Sing the Star Wars Theme Listening to grey seals recite vowel sounds and sing the melodies to Star Wars and “Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star” makes for excellent entertainment, but for the researchers who trained these aquatic mammals, it’s serious science. Read more......
02:00, 06/22/2019

How to write a spoiler-free 'Avengers' or 'Star Wars' review When "The Empire Strikes Back" premiered in 1980 (yes, I am that old), I made plans to see it on the second night it was out. That morning, a classmate with a passion for such things rushed up to me and asked, "Did you guess that Darth Vader was Luke...
14:53, 04/28/2019

'Star Wars' movie in 2022 will come from 'Game of Thrones' creators After the Skywalker saga concludes in December, Walt Disney Co's next venture into the "Star Wars" galaxy will come from the creators of HBO's global hit "Game of Thrones," the company's chief executive said on Tuesday....
06:13, 05/15/2019

Seals have been taught to sing the 'Star Wars' theme tune Researchers at the University of St Andrews in Scotland have found that gray seals are able to mimic human speech and songs, including the theme tune from the movie "Star Wars."...
22:00, 06/21/2019

Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge Got Some Famous Visitors This Weekend Some of us, when we want to entertain friends, clean up our apartment, make some food, and hope they like board games. If you’re in charge of a massive entertainment conglomerate, it’s a little different.Read more......
20:39, 05/12/2019

Actor Peter Mayhew, Chewbacca from 'Star Wars,' dies at 74 Peter Mayhew passed in North Texas surrounded by his family on the evening of April 30, according to a statement posted to the late actor's Twitter account....
03:52, 05/03/2019

Chewbacca In "Star Wars" Saga Peter Mayhew Dies At 74 Actor Peter Mayhew, who won over fans worldwide as the Wookiee warrior Chewbacca in the blockbuster "Star Wars" movies, has died at the age of 74, his family announced on Thursday....
03:26, 05/03/2019

Love Island Sneak Peek: The Sexy Singles Star in Cheeky Show Opening Love Island, one of the biggest TV hits from across the pond, is making its way to US shores and E! News has your exclusive sneak peek. In the video above, see the new CBS show's big......
21:39, 07/09/2019

Tennis star Ash Barty sneaking Disney lyrics into press conferences Ashleigh Barty's Wimbledon singles adventure may have ended at the hands of America's Alison Riske Monday, but she's clearly been having some fun off the court....
00:52, 07/09/2019

Phillies land three-time All-Star Jay Bruce in trade with Mariners The first-place Philadelphia Phillies strengthened their offense Sunday, acquiring Jay Bruce in a trade with the Seattle Mariners.        ...
01:00, 06/03/2019

Knicks fail to land prized All-Star free agents, so where do they go from here? For months, free agency provided the next beacon of hope for the New York Knicks, but it didn't go the way they planned and their fans are stunned.       ...
23:39, 07/01/2019

Star Wars trolls to blame for Solo's box-office failure, says Ron Howard Director says ‘aggressive’ campaign staged via review aggregator sites was a major factor in spin-off film’s meagre ticket salesRon Howard has blamed the disappointing box office of Solo: A Star Wars Story on an online trolling campaign.Speaking on t...
15:26, 06/04/2019

John Williams already has nice things to say about his final Star Wars movie A little over a year ago, iconic composer John Williams indicated that the then-untitled ninth Star Wars movie would be his last time writing music for that particular universe, but for a guy who once said that he didn’t think his work with Star Wars...
05:52, 05/14/2019

We just got an in-depth look at the gorgeous new 'Star Wars' game coming in November — here's everything we learned EA/Respawn Entertainment A major new "Star Wars" game is scheduled to arrive on November 15: "Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order." The game is being made by Respawn Entertainment, the same studio that created "Titanfall" and "Apex Legends," and it's comin...
01:52, 06/10/2019

Peter Mayhew, Chewbacca in Iconic ‘Star Wars’ Films, Dies at 74 (LOS ANGELES) — Actor Peter Mayhew, who played shaggy, towering Chewbacca in several of the “Star Wars” films, has died, his family said Thursday. He was 74. Mayhew died at his home in Texas on Tuesday, according to a family stateme...
02:13, 05/03/2019

Watch 14 minutes of 'Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order' gameplay Respawn and EA have finally shown what it's like to play Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, and it's what you'd expect -- with a few twists. They've posted a 14-minute gameplay clip showing hero Cal Kestis as he supports early rebels ...
05:00, 06/09/2019

'Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge' opens in Disneyland, fills to capacity Disney's "Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge" theme park located inside Disneyland in Anaheim, became open to the public on Monday, filling to capacity within 20 minutes....
22:13, 06/24/2019

Peter Mayhew, the Actor Behind Chewbacca’s Mask in ‘Star Wars,’ Dies at 74 Mr. Mayhew played Han Solo’s menacing-seeming yet cuddly siekick and co-pilot in the original “Star Wars” trilogy and two later films in the franchise....
23:39, 05/03/2019

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03:39, 06/01/2019

You can buy Jedi robes at Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge, you just can't wear them in the park The Black Spire Outpost on Batuu is finally open at Disneyland in California. Here fans can build their own lightsabers and drink blue milk. There's just one thing parkgoers aren't allowed to do — wear the Jedi robes they've purchased ...
18:00, 06/04/2019

In Space, No One Can Hear You Scream...for These Gabz Star Wars and Alien Posters Every artist has their own unique style. Some produce work that’s broad and colorful; others prefer detailed and dark. Then there are some whose work is so spot-on accurate it’s hard to tell it’s not a photograph. Gabz is one of those artists.Read mo...
03:26, 07/09/2019

Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order looks like a movie and plays like a dream Sekiro mixed with Ratchet & Clank is a combination we never knew we wanted but now we can't wait to see more of Respawn's Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order....
11:13, 06/29/2019

A Third Star Wars Live-Action TV Series May Release Before 2022 Movie Disney will release 'at least one more' live-action Star Wars series on Disney+ during the three-year hiatus for Star Wars movies between 2019 and 2022. Obi-Wan Kenobi is a rumoured candidate....
11:00, 05/15/2019

Star Wars Battlefront II Fans Are Loving The Recently Added Droidekas You might call them Droidekas or you might call them destroyer droids, but whatever you call them, these rolling death machines were recently added into Star Wars Battlefront II. Since being added fans have seemingly fallen in love with the new droid...
21:39, 06/30/2019

How to Plan the Perfect Trip to Disneyland and 'Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge' When I told my friends that I was planning to attend the opening weekend of Disneyland’s new “Star Wars land,” otherwise known as Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, they had one common reaction: horror....
00:13, 06/25/2019

Force is officially with Californians as lawmakers recognize May 4 as ‘Star Wars Day’: report The fan-favorite "Star Wars" movie franchise -- famed for its array of stormtroopers, Jedi knights and epic space battles -- has added something new to its legend in California....
00:00, 05/05/2019

Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge Gets Even More Intriguing Thanks to Mysterious Kyber Crystals Kyber crystals don’t only make up the heart of a Jedi’s lightsaber, now they’re the focus of one of the best mysteries in Disneyland’s Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge.Read more......
00:39, 06/20/2019

The Mystery of Star Wars Legend Willrow Hood Has Finally Been Revealed He only appeared for one second in The Empire Strikes Back, but Willrow Hood became a Star Wars icon. Not for any reason in particular, however. Just because he looked kind of funny running across Cloud City with what Star Wars fans have long since s...
02:52, 06/21/2019

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01:00, 05/16/2019

Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga Covers Nine Movies In One Game It got kinda buried under bigger news at Microsoft’s E3 press conference, but there’s a new Lego Star Wars game coming, one that covers the events of, oh, nine movies....
08:13, 06/10/2019

'Star Wars' actor Riz Ahmed says he was racially profiled: 'It's really scary to be Muslim right now' "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" actor Riz Ahmed claimed he was racially profiled on a flight in April, causing him to miss a Star Wars Celebration convention in Chicago....
19:39, 06/30/2019

Now that they’re done ruining ‘Game of Thrones,’ Benioff and Weiss are moving on to ‘Star Wars’ Just days before the final episode of Game of Thrones airs on HBO, wrapping up one of the most critically acclaimed (and divisive) TV shows of the decade, Disney has announced that creators and showrunners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss will write and ...
05:52, 05/15/2019

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00:13, 05/15/2019

Star Wars Episode 1: Racer and X-Wing will be re-released on modern platforms You’ll soon be able to get some of your favorite childhood Star Wars games like Star Wars: X-Wing, Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast and Star Wars: Podracer, on modern platforms as well as a few on their original consoles. The re-releases of t...
03:52, 06/11/2019

'Game of Thrones' creators' Star Wars movie is coming in 2022 There's just one episode left of Game of Thrones and the creators of the HBO phenomenon are looking ahead to a project with an even bigger canvas: Star Wars. Disney CEO Bob Iger said today at the MoffettNathanson Media & Communications Summi...
19:39, 05/14/2019

Lots of Switches Were Flipped in the Millennium Falcon Across the Star Wars Films Let’s be honest. If any of us got to sit in the cockpit of the Millennium Falcon, we’d exhibit no chill. We’d press every button and flip every switch imaginable, consequences be damned. And while Disney is letting fans do that in their theme parks s...
19:39, 05/11/2019

The hottest 'Star Wars' collectible is a character you've probably never heard of — Ahsoka Tano Ahsoka Tano, voiced by Ashley Eckstein, has become a fan favorite since her debut in 2008 and her likeness is a highly sought after collectible. Ahsoka is in high demand with consumers and when her products become available, they quickly sell out....
20:13, 05/04/2019

Disneyland Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge reservations gone in two hours If you channel your inner Jedi, there's still a way to get a reservation for the opening days of Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge        ...
20:00, 05/03/2019

Can Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order help fans feel the Force? Respawn Entertainment’s forthcoming Star Wars video game, developed in close collaboration with Lucasfilm, hopes to capture the spirit of the filmsIn 1983, millions of unsold cartridges of the Atari game ET The Extra Terrestrial were secretly buried ...
16:26, 07/05/2019

Star Wars: Outer Rim review—Piloting as Han or Boba Fett could use more thrills Enlarge / The game's player board. Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com. One of the defining aspects of Star Wars is its dramatic sense of adv...
16:39, 05/18/2019

The Next Marvel Star Wars Miniseries Includes a Teeny Bit of Snoke Backstory Fans hoping to learn more about Supreme Leader Snoke before that minor incident of him getting sliced in half by a lightsaber in The Last Jedi, rejoice! But not that much.Read more......
06:00, 06/20/2019

Kanye West wants to build ‘Star Wars’-inspired low-income housing Use the market force. Kanye West is building a fleet of “Star Wars”-esque shelters in a California forest. “Inspired by Luke Skywalker’s childhood home, West has been working with a team to design prefabricated structures that sport...
21:39, 07/11/2019

Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker May Feel Like a Different Genre, According to Daisy Ridley As the ending to not just the sequel trilogy, but a trilogy of trilogies, we all expect Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker to be unique. However, in a new interview, star Daisy Ridley went a step further to describe just how different it would be.Read ...
05:13, 07/04/2019

Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga uses the Force to pull me back in I like Star Wars, and I like Lego. I just had grown tired of the Lego gaming formula. Now that I know Traveller's Tales is being ambitious, I'm excited.Read More...
04:26, 06/16/2019

A Generation Looks Back at 20 Years of Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace Ask a Star Wars fan what they think about The Phantom Menace and you’re going to get a very specific answer. At Star Wars Celebration in Chicago last month, io9 spoke with fans about their memories and feelings on the eve of the film’s 20th anniversa...
22:00, 05/17/2019

Pokémon Sword & Shield releases right between Star Wars and Death Stranding Nintendo today revealed more about its upcoming RPG, Pokémon Sword & Shield on today’s Direct presentation, including its release date. We now know the game’s release date, and it’s right in the November sweet spot, squished into a release window wit...
23:00, 06/05/2019

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker – what we learned from the Vanity Fair special JJ Abrams and co have hinted the finale will involve less CGI, more new characters … and screen time for Carrie FisherIn just under seven months’ time, a saga spanning nine films, three generations and 42 years will finally be over, bringing the epic...
01:26, 05/24/2019

6 Bombshells We Learned About Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker from Vanity Fair Don't be afraid, we feel it too. The reluctance to read spoilers about Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker. ...You will remove these restraints, because these are gold, and they......
18:39, 05/22/2019

Disney Channel star Cameron Boyce died of seizure from epilepsy, family says By Ben Kesslen Disney Channel star Cameron Boyce, who passed away Saturday at the age of 20, died from a seizure caused by epilepsy, a family spokesperson said. “Cameron’s tragic passing was due to a seizure as a result of an ongoing medi...
16:26, 07/10/2019

It's Official: The First Star Wars Film After Rise of Skywalker Will Be From Game of Thrones' Showrunners We’re going from Westeros to a galaxy far, far away. While speaking at the MoffetNathanson Media & Communications summit today, Walt Disney Company chairman Bob Iger confirmed that the next Star Wars film following The Rise of Skywalker will be f...
17:52, 05/14/2019

Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge FOMO Has Turned Me Into a Garbage Monster, and I Hate It Ever since it was announced, I managed to care very little for Disney’s reveal that Star Wars would be coming to its American theme parks in the form of a whole new land. “Sounds neat, but it’s on the other side of the planet, I’ll never go so why th...
21:52, 07/02/2019

‘Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order’ is a delicate balance of light and dark "Are you sure you want to plug into this thing?" Cal Kestis, a Jedi Padawan asks nervously. His partner, an adorable droid called BD-1, bleeps confidently and plugs into a nearby computer panel. Immediately, the enormous 'cutter' drill star...
00:52, 06/14/2019

J.J. Abrams reveals how Carrie Fisher is incorporated in 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' Disney knew it wouldn't recast Princess Leia in the new movie "Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker." And a digital version of the late Carrie Fisher wouldn't do her or the character justice. But the director found another option....
06:39, 05/23/2019

‘Game of Thrones’ critics petition Benioff and Weiss not to ruin Star Wars Thousands of critics of Game of Thrones’ just-ended, final season have signed petitions to keep its two showrunners from making the next Star Wars film, as planned. Petitioners are urging Disney to kick the pair off the upcoming project so that they ...
07:26, 05/26/2019

Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order - release date, trailers and news Hold on to your lightsabers: there's a new Star Wars game in development, and it's called Jedi: Fallen Order.In development by Respawn Entertainment (the studio behind Apex Legends and Titanfall), Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order was announced ...
22:00, 05/31/2019

Game of Thrones petitions and Star Wars trolls? Fans have become far too entitled | Seb Patrick Enjoy, criticise, analyse – yes. But demanding to have a say in the work itself isn’t part of the dealIt’s a common refrain from franchise movie directors when a film fails to set the critical world on fire that they have, in fact, not made it for th...
18:26, 06/06/2019

Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge's 1,400 cast members each have unique backstories and costumes Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge doesn't just want to look like a movie set. It wants guests to feel like they just stepped off a transport ship onto a planet thousands of galaxies away....
08:13, 05/30/2019

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01:00, 06/21/2019

Licensed to fill out: from Stranger Things to Star Wars, the tie-in novels continuing the story After the credits roll, have you ever wanted to know what happened next? Authors explain how they win the blessing of Hollywood – and fansIf you’ve ever wondered what Han Solo did after the Battle of Endor, or whether Doctor Who would enjoy the Isle ...
20:26, 06/04/2019

Jedi: Fallen Order hands-on: Finally, a solid EA Star Wars game⁠—is that enough? Cal and BD-1 scope out upcoming danger. [credit: EA / Respawn ] LOS ANGELES⁠—How much is a solid single-player Star Wars adventure game fro...
20:00, 06/22/2019

Peter Mayhew, actor who played Chewbacca in 'Star Wars' movies, dies British-born actor Peter Mayhew, who played Chewbacca the Wookiee, the loyal, furry cohort of space buccaneer Han Solo in five of the "Star Wars" movies, has died at age 74, his family said on Thursday....
02:13, 05/03/2019

Apparently, Replicating the Star Wars Wipe in Jedi: Fallen Order Was a Nightmare Developing a complicated, high-tech action game with robust physics, stunning graphics, and a lore-accurate Star Wars story? Oh, that’s tricky, but doable. Getting those wipe transitions correct? Dear Lord. Read more......
21:13, 06/09/2019

Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge to open Rise of Resistance ride later than expected While the Orlando, Florida version of the ride is expected to be operational on December 5, its California counterpart won't open until January 17....
01:39, 07/12/2019

Peter Mayhew, the actor who played Chewbacca in ‘Star Wars,’ has died, his family says Peter Mayhew, the actor best known for playing the character Chewbacca in the ‘Star Wars’ movie series, died on Tuesday, his family announced on his Twitter page. He was 74 years old....
04:00, 05/03/2019

'Star Wars' cast, crew mourn Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew Members of the "Star Wars" film franchise, including Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill and Billy Dee Williams, shared remembrances of Peter Mayhew following the Chewbacca actor's death....
19:39, 05/03/2019

Disneyland holds auditions for Stormtroopers to work on ‘Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge’ Disneyland is looking for a few good Stormtroopers to help defend the Dark Side in the California park’s new “Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge.” Auditions were held Friday for men and women who want to don the white armor and join the villainous First Order ...
23:00, 05/24/2019

Billy Dee Williams back in the Millennium Falcon for ‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’ It was a long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away when we last saw Lando Calrissian doing his thing in the Millennium Falcon. But the smooth-talking smuggler is back — taking the helm once again, along with Chewie, in the latest Star Wars movie, “The...
12:26, 05/23/2019

Star Wars fans are just straight up selling shit they stole from Galaxy's Edge Galaxy’s Edge has only been open to the public for two whole days, and already people are smuggling pieces of the new Star Wars land out of the Disney park and selling them on eBay. And we’re not talking about items for sale in the Galaxy’s Edge shop...
00:52, 06/27/2019

The Latest Star Wars Animated Short Actually Makes the Ewoks Kind of Scary Ewoks are controversial among certain elements of the Star Wars fanbase. Cute, fluffy, and awfully goofy, a lot of people find their defeat of Imperial forces in Return of the Jedi unlikely. On the one hand, come on, it’s a movie. On the other hand, ...
01:26, 07/07/2019

3 new Star Wars movies get release dates, along with New Mutants and a bunch of Avatar sequels The year: 2021. The Avatar sequels that were promised are upon us. There is another Star Wars trilogy. All content belongs to Disney now. You love Disney. You will stream Disney content into your brain until it is riddled with dementia. And you will ...
20:52, 05/07/2019

Chewbacca Actor Peter Mayhew Dies at 74, Star Wars Family Pay Tributes Peter Mayhew, best known for playing Chewbacca in the Star Wars franchise, died aged 74 on Tuesday from a heart attack at his home in Texas, his family announced on Twitter Thursday....
07:52, 05/03/2019

Former Disney star Jordan Pruitt says she hopes to see her alleged sexual abuser ‘in an orange jumpsuit’ Former Disney star Jordan Pruitt is doubling down on her claims that she was sexually abused as a teenager working in the often unforgiving entertainment business....
21:13, 06/07/2019

US powers to 2 wins on opening day of world relays YOKOHAMA, Japan (AP) — Sharika Nelvis and Devon Allen dominated the mixed shuttle hurdles relay as the United States won both finals at the world relays on the opening day Saturday. Nelvis pulled ahead on the third leg and Allen anchored the American...
18:52, 05/11/2019

U.S. win both finals on opening day of IAAF World Relays "The United States dominated the opening day of the IAAF World Relays on Saturday, winning both finals of the newly introduced mixed events in Yokohama, Japan."...
17:39, 05/11/2019

Super Mario Maker 2 price is $5 off ahead of Amazon Prime Day Amazon Prime Day 2019 is only two weeks from today, and there are deals coming out ahead of it – like $5 off the just-released Super Mario Maker 2 for the Nintendo Switch.Like its predecessor, Super Mario Maker 2 lets players create their own ...
00:52, 07/02/2019

50th annual World Series of Poker opens in Las Vegas LAS VEGAS (AP) — The 50th edition of World Series of Poker is kicking off in Las Vegas. The seven-week poker festival that opens Tuesday will feature 89 events with an expected combined prize pool of more than $200 million. To celebrate the milestone...
20:39, 05/28/2019

Toy Story 4 Is a Good Sequel. Here’s What the Star Wars, Avengers and Game of Thrones Franchises Can Learn From It Five years ago, I wrote a plea to Pixar not to make Toy Story 4. The movie, I argued, would only undercut the power of the perfect ending to a perfect trilogy about a boy named Andy who grew up with — and grew out of — his toys. In the ye...
21:00, 06/21/2019

Chewbacca Actor Peter Mayhew Dead at 74: Star Wars Cast and More Celebs React May the force be with Peter Mayhew, who passed away at the age of 74 on Tuesday evening, his family shared. "The family of Peter Mayhew, with deep love and sadness, regrets to share......
08:00, 05/03/2019

Friday in nerd-film news: Sonic delayed to fix its VFX, Star Wars: KOTOR rumors How many more Star Wars films and TV series do we need? Our answer to that question became "at least one more" when we learned on late Thursday that a pretty juicy Lucasfilm project is in the works: the first-ever Knights of the Old Republic film. Bu...
22:52, 05/24/2019

Star Wars Battlefront II Players And Developers Pay Tribute To Chewbacca Actor Peter Mayhew Earlier this week, we learned that Star Wars legend Peter Mayhew, the actor who played Chewbacca in multiple films, had passed away on April 30, 2019. Many of his fellow actors, friends, and fans have mourned the loss and now Star Wars Battlefront II...
19:52, 05/04/2019

Astronauts on the International Space Station paid tribute to Star Wars’ Peter Mayhew The death of actor Peter Mayhew last week was sad news for his colleagues, his fans, and, as it turns out, the astronauts currently residing on the International Space Station. These men and women who have dedicated their lives to science and space e...
22:39, 05/09/2019

Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order News: First gameplay and new artwork revealed before E3 show With the official reveal and gameplay debut of Respawn Entertainment's Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order, we've been given a first look at gameplay with new art....
10:52, 06/08/2019

Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga will collect all nine movies into one family-friendly game Star Wars fans are already getting a big name game in the form of Star Wars Jedi: The Fallen Order. But, for anyone that wants to relive all the adventures from Episode I to Episode IX, there may be only one game to combine them all. Lego Star Wars: ...
02:26, 06/10/2019

Full Star Wars: Jedi Fallen Order Demo Shows Off More Of Its Metroid Influences Anyone who saw the glimpse of Respawn’s upcoming Star Wars: Jedi Fallen Order at E3 earlier this month and thought it was disappointingly linear may be far more interested in this new footage, which demonstrates more of the game’s Metroidy influences...
20:13, 06/25/2019

Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order: gameplay, release date, trailers and news Hold on to your lightsabers: there's a new Star Wars game on the way, and it's called Jedi: Fallen Order. And we've now got the first concrete gameplay details about it, thanks to E3 2019.In development by Respawn Entertainment (the st...
21:00, 06/08/2019

'Game of Thrones' critics petition Benioff and Weiss not to ruin 'Star Wars' franchise Thousands of critics of"Game of Thrones’" just-ended, final season have signed petitions to keep its two showrunners from making the next "Star Wars" film, as planned....
00:52, 05/27/2019

Women's World Cup: France set the standard with big win on opening night France got the Women's World Cup started with a 4-0 win over South Korea in front of expectant fans. DW's Sophie Serbini was in Paris to witness a fine performance in an atmosphere that promises much for the future....
00:52, 06/08/2019

Athletics: U.S. win both finals on opening day of IAAF World Relays The United States dominated the opening day of the IAAF World Relays on Saturday, winning both finals of the newly introduced mixed events in Yokohama, Japan....
22:52, 05/11/2019

‘Avengers: Endgame’ Conquers the World With a $1.2 Billion Opening The superhero movie took in roughly $350 million in North America, easily beating “Star Wars: The Force Awakens.” It was the No. 1 movie in at least 54 countries....
19:13, 04/28/2019

Samsung Galaxy M40 Price in India Revealed Ahead of Formal Launch Samsung Galaxy M40 price in India would make it a strong competitor against the likes of Poco F1 and Nokia 7.1 as well as the top-end variants of the Realme 3 Pro and Redmi Note 7 Pro....
20:39, 05/29/2019

Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order interview — How Respawn designed the game for thoughtful combat Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order -- which Electronic Arts and Respawn Entertainment showed off yesterday -- is slower paced and more thoughtful in combat.Read More...
18:52, 06/09/2019

Star Wars Fans Will Love Helping the Dark Lord Achieve His Destiny in Vader Immortal For years, we’ve enjoyed watching Star Wars stories from the outside. And typically Star Wars in VR and AR feels more like a very cool tech demo than a full immersion into a galaxy far, far away. But with Vader Immortal: A Star Wars VR Series - Episo...
22:00, 05/09/2019

Hear George Lucas' First Screening of Star Wars as Recreated in a New Narrative Podcast Called Blockbuster Did you ever dream of being in the room during an iconic moment of film history? A new podcast called Blockbuster is doing its best to make that dream a reality.Read more......
07:00, 05/15/2019

Star Wars: Battlefront II — Capital Supremacy on Naboo, Droidekas, and Old Republic tank coming June 26 Star Wars: Battlefront II's June 26 update brings Capital Supremacy to Naboo, Droidekas, and the TX-30 Old Republic tank for the Clone Army.Read More...
07:13, 06/09/2019

Smugglers run: Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge visitors are snatching, reselling items on eBay Petty thieves are making off with silverware, menus, coasters and more from Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge and auctioning them on resale websites.       ...
16:39, 06/27/2019

Apple is opening the iPhone and HomePod to 100,000 radio stations from all over the world At WWDC last month, Apple announced that iOS 13 will allow users to play radio stations from all over the world by asking Siri. Though it was teased for the fall, the new functionality is already rolling out to devices running the iOS 13 beta, as wel...
14:52, 07/01/2019

World Cup opening game draws record audience in France The opening game of the women's soccer World Cup between France and South Korea drew a record 9.83 million viewers in the host nation on Friday, according to figures released on Saturday....
18:26, 06/08/2019

ICICI Bank Share Price Slips Ahead Of March Quarter Earnings ICICI Bank results Q4 2019: ICICI Bank's net profit in the October-December quarter fell 2.74 per cent to Rs 1,604.91 crore from Rs 1,650 crore during the same period last year....
15:13, 05/06/2019

New Star Wars Characters, Funky Planet Names, and Teases of Rey and Kylo's Force Bond in The Rise of Skywalker Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker centers around closing the decades-long Skywalker saga and paving the way for a new generation of heroes. Therefore, it only makes sense that the film is bursting with new and returning characters, including Keri Russ...
20:52, 05/22/2019

EA Play LIVE News: Apex Legends, FIFA 20, Star Wars, Madden 20 Game and Trailer Updates The EA PLAY 2019 live stream is broadcasting from LA and will include Apex Legends, FIFA 20, Star Wars, Battlefield V and more. Stay tuned for news and updates throughout the day....
10:52, 06/08/2019

Star Wars: Jedi Fallen Order shows Force-heavy gameplay as you rescue Wookiees with Saw Gerrera Electronic Arts showed the first gameplay footage of Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order during its annual EA Play fan event in Los Angeles on Saturday before E3.Read More...
07:13, 06/09/2019

From a Star Wars Queen to a Twisted Ballerina in Black Swan, Relive All of Natalie Portman's Epic Roles Throughout her career, Natalie Portman has always been one graceful, beautiful (black) swan. Because of this fact and because today Portman turns 38 years old, it's time to turn our......
21:39, 06/09/2019

CBOE FEBRUARY VOLUME INCREASES 28% TO 78.7 MILLION; ETF VOLUME INCREASES 72% CHICAGO, March 3, 2008 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) announced today that February volume totaled 78.7 million contracts, an increase of 28.4% over February 2007's volume of 61.3 million contracts. Average daily volume for the month was...
10:26, 05/05/2019

Service dog goes nuts for Chewbacca at Disney World A service-dog-in-training got to meet her hero during a trip to Disney World. Of course, being a dog, her hero is one of the hairiest characters in the park....
19:13, 05/26/2019

Charges dropped against woman with CBD oil at Disney World Prosecutors in Florida have dropped a drug charge against a woman who was arrested after a guard found CBD oil while searching her purse at a Walt Disney World security checkpoint....
22:39, 05/09/2019

Great-grandmother with CBD oil arrested at Disney World Disney World may be the most magical place on Earth, but it turned into a legal nightmare for a great-grandmother with arthritis. A 69-year-old woman was arrested at a Disney World checkpoint when an Orange County Deputy found CBD oil in her purse. S...
06:52, 05/08/2019

Google Stadia Stream: Release Date, Price and Destiny 2 Rumours ahead of E3 2019 Google is set to reveal more information on its new streaming service, Google Stadia, later today. Here's what you need to know about this massive announcement....
14:13, 06/06/2019

Disneyland releases stunning photos of completed Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge theme park attraction Disneyland has released a series of amazing images showing its new Star Wars theme park attraction, which is set to open in California on Friday 31 May....
15:39, 05/30/2019

Kantar study: Amazon passes Apple, Google as world's most valuable brand Retail giant Amazon surpassed Google Tuesday as the world's most valuable brand -- with a total value of $315.5 billion, an increase of more than $100 million in the past year, a research group said in a new study....
19:52, 06/11/2019

| Crystal Palace set ambitious price-tag for star players Crystal Palace will apparently demand upwards of £70 million will for each of Wilfried Zaha and Aaron Wan-Bissaka during the off-season transfer window....
11:00, 05/20/2019

17 money-saving Disney World and Disneyland hacks to try You don't have to give Mickey all your money. Save by Checking the calendar for the cheapest ticket dates and buying these items outside the park.       ...
21:26, 06/21/2019

Teen sells enough cupcakes to take his family of 7 to Disney World MADISON, Minn. (KARE) — For as long as he can remember, Isaiah Tuckett has been asking his parents to take him to Disney World. The request fell flat. “They just kind of made an excuse,” the 14-year-old says. Many parents can relate. “A lot of it was...
21:13, 06/03/2019

Cops warn animals at Disney World may have rabies It’s not just the parkgoers you have to worry about. Disney — which is currently dealing with the fallout from its Toontown throw-down in California — may have an even bigger problem on their hands in the Sunshine State, where a 60-...
06:52, 07/10/2019

Here's how Disney World turns its characters into works of chocolate art Early last month, we spoke with chef chocolatier Amanda Lauder of The Ganachery at Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando about taking iconic Disney characters and turning them into works of chocolate art....
23:00, 07/03/2019

David Warner falls for duck in Australian audition for World Cup opening berth Steve Smith shines with 89 not out in BrisbaneJhye Richardson scratched from World Cup squadDavid Warner’s return to the top order for Australia was short-lived but Steve Smith showed glimpses of his best as World Cup preparations continue in Brisban...
14:26, 05/08/2019

Chelsea Flower Show 2019: Duchess of Cambridge arrives to put finishing touches to her garden... and scales tree house - ahead of show's opening tomorrow The Duchess of Cambridge arrived today to visit her woodland wilderness garden and admire the efforts of the competitors taking part at the Chelsea Flower Show....
11:52, 05/20/2019

Marta passes Germany's Miroslav Klose for all-time World Cup scoring record With her 17th goal, Brazil's Marta passes Germany's Miroslav Klose for the all-time World Cup scoring record.       ...
03:13, 06/19/2019

Union warns Disney World fire department is understaffed LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Firefighters for Walt Disney World’s private government say they’re understaffed, and they say that poses a safety risk. Leaders of a union representing the firefighters say the problem is increasing as the 2...
20:52, 05/31/2019

US World Cup champs land in Newark and dance on the tarmac The champs have returned home. The US women’s national soccer team touched down in Newark Monday afternoon, ahead of their ticker tape parade in New York later this week. Fresh off their second straight World Cup title win, the team could be se...
05:13, 07/09/2019

Scotland land at World Cup in better shape and in executive style • Judy Murray and Steve Clarke delivered pep talks beforehand• We’ve got a better style of play, says full-back Nicola DochertyIt is safe to assume Nicola Sturgeon has secured Nicola Docherty’s vote. Before the first minister facilitated the funding ...
02:39, 06/07/2019

Sodden World Cup opening ceremony puts anticipation in deep freeze | Andy Bull The curtain-raiser to this summer’s cricket showpiece took place in miserable conditions in front of a small, drenched crowdOf course it rained. A cold, steady, dispiriting drizzle immediately familiar to anyone who has ever weathered an English summ...
14:00, 05/30/2019

Latrice Royale's opening act hits a speed bump in this exclusive Werq The World clip Rupaul’s Drag Race really only shows its audience a fraction of what could go wrong with a drag performance. If you ever get the chance to chat with a drag veteran like season 4 and multi-All Stars alumnus Latrice Royale, surely they can regale you w...
18:00, 06/26/2019

Feds bust Disney World worker for trying to lure young girl for sex A Disney World employee was nabbed for trying to lure an 8-year-old girl for sex — after bringing a child-size pink dress and condoms to the “encounter” that was actually set up by an undercover federal agent, authorities said. Frederick Pohl, 40, of...
19:26, 05/24/2019

Bloodhound supersonic car prepares to hit 500 mph in world land speed record bid The car, which has a British team behind it, will try and hit 500 miles per hour on a new custom-built racetrack on a salt flat in South Africa, as it renews its world land speed record campaign....
09:39, 07/12/2019

France vs South Korea and opening ceremony live stream: watch Women's World Cup 2019 from anywhere Mark the date - June 6 2019. When the history books recount the rise of Women's soccer, the start of the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup may be seen as a sea change moment. First, there's the spectacle of an opening ceremony to enjoy, and ...
00:52, 06/08/2019

Daniel Ricciardo: one-on-one with F1 star ahead of British GP Ricciardo talks about this season’s troubles, what he hopes to achieve before retiring and how he likes to detach himself from the motoring scene Ahead of next weekend’s British Grand Prix at Silverstone, a number of drivers on the grid found themse...
13:52, 07/09/2019

Peter Mayhew, best known for playing Chewbacca in 'Star Wars,' dies at 74 Peter Mayhew's family announced on Twitter Thursday that the actor, who played the Wookiee Chewbacca in 'Star Wars,' died Tuesday.        ...
06:39, 05/03/2019

Peter Mayhew as Chewbacca in 'Star Wars': A life in photos Actor Peter Mayhew, known for playing Han Solo's Wookiee pal Chewbacca in the 'Star Wars' movies, has died at age 74 at his home in Texas.        ...
06:39, 05/03/2019

Ex-Disney star Christy Carlson Romano details self-harm, depression after 'Even Stevens' Christy Carlson Romano, known for her role on Disney's "Even Stevens," detailed her struggle with binge-drinking, self-harm and depression.        ...
19:39, 05/28/2019

The 'Jedi' in Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order acts a lot like a Sith Watching an extended demo of Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order at EA Play was like watching a scene from Star Wars Rogue One or the more recent Solo: A Star Wars Story – not only was Fallen Order’s production quality that immensely high...
08:26, 06/09/2019

May the force be with you: How to snag collectibles at Disneyland's Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge opens on May 31 at Disneyland. Here's a look at how to score limited edition merchandise if you didn't get a reservation.        ...
17:00, 05/22/2019

Riz Ahmed says he was blocked from boarding plane to 'Star Wars' convention due to race Riz Ahmed talks his constant battle with discrimination, including one incident when Homeland Security blocked him from boarding a plane.       ...
21:00, 07/01/2019

Disneyland's Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge crowds smaller than anticipated Disneyland carefully prepped for legions of fans, yet demand for Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge has been lighter than anticipated.       ...
19:52, 07/04/2019

Woman Suffers Injuries After Bird "Dive-Bombed" Her, Sues Disney World A woman is suing Walt Disney World Resort after she says she was "dive-bombed" by a bird, sustaining severe head and neck injuries, according to her lawyer and the lawsuit....
10:13, 05/30/2019

Disney World employee busted after posting photos of stolen memorabilia online Maybe he was the real Dumbo at Disney. A former Disney World employee accused of stealing $7,000 in memorabilia was arrested after posting photos of the missing items online, according to authorities. Patrick Allen Spikes, 24, became a suspect when h...
23:13, 05/19/2019

Kid steals this talent show when he interrupts song with 'Star Wars' imperial march A kid talent show turned extra hilarious when a boy hijacked the mic to sing the 'Star Wars' imperial march. An old video is now internet gold.        ...
19:52, 05/31/2019

'The Phantom Menace' turns 20: Why I love the ‘Star Wars’ prequels (and you should too) The 'Star Wars' prequel trilogy isn't as bad as you may remember, and that's worth celebrating as 'The Phantom Menace' marks its 20th anniversary.        ...
04:26, 05/20/2019

The first look of Keri Russell's character in Star Wars: Episode IX character is here For a while, Keri Russell’s role in Star Wars: Episode IX-The Rise Of Skywalker was a total mystery, with the actress revealing little more than getting to wear the “coolest costume” on The Late Show back in March. Today, Vanity Fair released an exte...
17:13, 05/22/2019

'Star Wars' heroine Daisy Ridley guesses famous quotes by Shakespeare and Yoda Shakespeare or Yoda? In honor of her new film “Ophelia,” a feminist re-imagining of “Hamlet,” “Star Wars” actress Daisy Ridley guesses who said what.        ...
19:13, 07/01/2019

Want to drink blue milk like Luke Skywalker? At Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge you can, but shouldn't Ahead of the opening of Disneyland's Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge, we sampled foods including blue milk. Surprise: It does not taste milky.        ...
04:00, 05/30/2019

Space Station astronauts honor Peter Mayhew, best known for playing 'Star Wars' Chewbacca Peter Mayhew's family announced on Twitter Thursday that the actor, who played the Wookiee Chewbacca in 'Star Wars,' died Tuesday.        ...
07:13, 05/10/2019

Rabies alert issued for Disney World's Epcot after infected cat scratches performers Florida's Department of Health issued a rabies alert for Disney World's Epcot Center after two performers were scratched by a rabid cat.       ...
20:26, 07/11/2019

Florida health officials warn of rabies in Disney World's Epcot theme park Health officials in Florida have issued a 60-day rabies alert for an area surrounding Disney World’s popular Epcot theme park, urging tourists and residents to avoid “stray dogs” and other wildlife. ...
23:13, 07/10/2019

Congress Lines Up Star Campaigners For Delhi Ahead Of Polls The star campaigners of Congress including its president Rahul Gandhi, Sonia Gandhi, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, former prime minister Manmohan Singh and Shatrughan Sinha will blaze the campaign trail for......
08:52, 04/30/2019

Rabies alert issued for Disney World's Epcot area after infected cat scratches employees Florida's Department of Health issued a rabies alert for Disney World's Epcot Center after two employees were scratched by a rabid cat.       ...
21:39, 07/11/2019

Rabies Alert Issued Near Walt Disney World's Epcot After Feral Cat Tests Positive For the Disease If you’re visiting Epcot at Walt Disney World this summer, keep the kids away from any stray animals you might find. A feral cat just tested positive for rabies and the health department is warning people to be careful during the coming months becaus...
19:39, 07/10/2019

Birthday Parties, Disney Movies and Kid-Friendly Red Carpets: Inside Angelina Jolie's New Single World Squint, and Angelina Jolie is back to her old life. She's shooting a movie on location, she's surrounded most of the time by her six kids, and she's celebrating another......
14:13, 06/04/2019

Peter Mayhew death: Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill, other celebs mourn 'Star Wars' Chewbacca actor Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill and more celebrities are remembering legendary 'Star Wars' actor Peter Mayhew, aka Chewbacca, who died Tuesday at age 74.        ...
06:39, 05/03/2019

Disney workers can enroll at a Florida college, and Disney will pay for it Disney will pick up the tab for workers who attend the University of Central Florida. The program is called Disney Aspire. It covers 100% of tuition upfront, and it reimburses application fees, books and course materials....
19:26, 05/24/2019

Redmi K20 Pro Price, Redmi K20 Render Leaked Ahead of May 28 Launch Redmi K20 Pro price details have been tipped in a new leak, while an alleged new render has also been outed. loudspeaker teased, new image leaks ahead of official China launch...
02:52, 05/26/2019

Disney star Cameron Boyce's cause of death is deferred 'pending further investigation' "Descendants" star Cameron Boyce was pronounced dead at his Hollywood home Saturday afternoon after he was found unresponsive. He was 20.        ...
09:26, 07/09/2019

24 billion tons of fertile land lost every year, warns UN chief on World Day to Combat Desertification In a video message released in advance of the World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought, marked on Monday, UN Secretary-General António Guterres warned that the world loses 24 billion tons of fertile land every year, and that the degradation in...
05:39, 06/17/2019

Expat, Immigrant, Migrant, Refugee: Why ‘This Land Is Our Land’ No Matter the Label In his new book, Suketu Mehta, who came to the United States from India as a child, delivers a deeply felt corrective to the public rhetoric on immigrants — who they are and why they come....
22:00, 06/04/2019

Why Oga's Cantina is the happiest place at Disneyland's Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge Yes, piloting the Millennium Falcon is exciting, but I’d rather drink with smugglers and dance to music spun by droid DJ R3X in Oga’s Cantina.        ...
07:13, 06/04/2019

Snowfall Star Remembers John Singleton and Nipsey Hussle Ahead of Season 3 Premiere Season 3 of Snowfall premieres tonight, Wednesday, July 10 and The Root spoke with the lead actor Damson Idris, aka “Franklin Saint.” He reflects on his close friendship with John Singleton, the show’s co-creator, director and executive producer, who...
18:39, 07/10/2019

Houston Texans star JJ Watt reveals one key wedding decision ahead of marriage to Kealia Ohai Planning a wedding is not easy, especially for two superstar athletes who have to deal with constantly evolving schedules, gameplay, practices and everything in between....
21:26, 06/13/2019

Keri Russell's 'Star Wars' tears Keri Russell, who joins the "Star Wars" franchise for its latest installment, says she cried when she read JJ Abrams' script. (June 20)        ...
12:39, 06/20/2019

Gwendoline Christie plays best of warriors in ‘Game of Thrones,’ but worst in ‘Star Wars’ Let's celebrate Gwendoline Christie and Brienne of Tarth of 'Game of Thrones,' and forget (after reading this) her Captain Phasma from 'Star Wars.'        ...
22:00, 05/07/2019

See Daisy Ridley swap 'Star Wars' for Shakespeare in exclusive 'Ophelia' trailer Daisy Ridley trades in a 'Star Wars' lightsaber for a period look in an exclusive trailer for 'Ophelia,' a retelling of Shakespeare's 'Hamlet.'        ...
23:39, 04/29/2019

E3 2019: In 'Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order,' video game you become a Jedi Knight A new revelation about the 'Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order' video game, due Nov. 15: Character Saw Gerrara, played by Forest Whitaker, is in the cast.       ...
17:26, 06/09/2019

iPhone Price in India 4th Highest in the World, Claims Report If you are looking for the best price for an iPhone, India is not the ideal country. A new report has found that the price of iPhone XS in India is the fourth highest in the world....
17:26, 05/28/2019

Revisit the 'Star Wars' prequel trilogy as 'Phantom Menace' turns 20 The 'Star Wars' prequels are celebrating their 20th anniversary! The prequel trilogy began when 'The Phantom Menace' hit theaters on May 19, 1999.        ...
04:26, 05/20/2019

Bust out the popcorn: New 'Star Wars,' 'Avatar' movies announced through 2027 The Disney/Fox deal is proving fruitful for franchise fans, with 'Star Wars' and 'Avatar' movies planned for through 2027. Here's when they're out.        ...
22:00, 05/07/2019

Mena Massoud wasn't Disney's first choice to star in 'Aladdin' "Aladdin" star Mena Massoud may not have been Disney's first choice to play the charming "street rat" in Guy Ritchie's live-action remake -- but he's making the most of it. (June 14)        ...
18:26, 06/15/2019

100 biggest movies of all time, from 'Star Wars' to 'The Lion King' These are the top 100 grossing movies of all time, based on domestic box office data provided by Box Office Mojo.        ...
06:00, 07/03/2019

Huawei Mate 20 Pro deals: a world class phone at an unbelievably low price With Amazon Prime Day - one of the biggest deals and discounts events of the year - now just a few days away, we didn't think any price drop would catch our eye until then. But here we are marvelling at one of the world's best phones at a r...
13:26, 07/11/2019

World's Coffee Growers Seek to Set Minimum Price to Help Poor Farmers Growers from Brazil, Colombia and more than two dozen other countries will meet in Brazil to talk about how to get more money to farmers suffering from the lowest prices on world markets in more than a decade....
08:52, 07/10/2019

Top 100 grossing movies of all time, from 'Toy Story 3' to 'Star Wars' and more These are the top 100 grossing movies of all time based on domestic box office data provided by box-office reporting service Box Office Mojo.        ...
03:52, 06/22/2019

The world's first 1TB microSD card is finally on sale at a slightly lower price than expected Just in case you needed further proof the mobile tech industry is making incredible progress at breakneck speed nowadays, you might recall Samsung's first ever "terabyte-ready" phone was only unveiled last fall. The Galaxy Note 9 offered 512 gigs of ...
11:13, 05/16/2019

'Avengers: Endgame': Here's why Marvel blew past 'Star Wars' in fans' hearts With 'Avengers: Endgame' killing it at the box office and 'The Rise of Skywalker' coming, I'm forced to admit: Marvel beats out 'Star Wars.'        ...
03:00, 04/30/2019

Barty's Wimbledon party over but world No.1 looks ahead with hope Ash Barty's surprise fourth-round defeat to unheralded American Alison Riske at Wimbledon was a bitter pill to swallow after her giddy ride to the top of world tennis but the Australian said it would only fortify her for the rest of the year....
13:13, 07/09/2019

'Star Wars': First photos from 'The Rise of Skywalker' Enjoy the first photos from 'Star Wars: Episode IX,' now titled 'The Rise of Skywalker.' Details were revealed at Star Wars Celebration in Chicago.        ...
06:00, 07/01/2019

US Women’s World Cup champs arrive home ahead of parade NEWARK, N.Y. (AP) — The U.S. Women’s national team has arrived home following their World Cup win against the Netherlands. The soccer team, which won its record fourth Women’s World Cup title, touched down at Newark Liberty International ...
16:13, 07/09/2019

U.S. coach Ellis demands consistency from team ahead of World Cup United States coach Jill Ellis is pleased with her team's 3-0 win over South Africa in Sunday's Women's World Cup warm-up match but wants them to be more consistent over 90 minutes after questions were raised over their slow start....
23:13, 05/13/2019

Canada get timely reminder from World Cup ahead of Haiti clash Canadian coach John Herdman said his squad will go into Saturday's Gold Cup quarter-final against Haiti with a fresh reminder at how thin the margins can be after watching their female counterparts fall at the women's World Cup....
22:39, 06/27/2019

FIFA defends VAR ahead of women's World Cup quarter-finals FIFA on Wednesday defended its VAR review system, saying referees had reached a 98% accuracy rate in decision-making during the group stage of the women's World Cup in France....
21:26, 06/26/2019

Uber drivers set to protest around the world ahead of the company's $90 billion IPO Drivers are also expected to stage protests against Uber and Lyft in at least eight cities around the U.S., including New York, Chicago and San Francisco....
11:39, 05/08/2019

USWNT gets its first taste of vulnerability ahead of its biggest World Cup test yet Against Spain, the U.S. defense was called "moldy," the coach was criticized for her substitution patterns and star forward Alex Morgan did not appear to be full strength. The team said adversity will prove beneficial vs. France....
20:26, 06/25/2019

'Star Wars': First photos from 'The Rise of Starwalker' and scenes from 'Celebration' 'Star Wars' stars, new details about much-anticipated 'Episode IX' and costumed fellow fans are all part of the fun at Star Wars Celebration in Chicago.        ...
23:26, 04/28/2019

Disney Cruise Line named 'world's best' by Travel + Leisure readers Jumping from the No. 2 spot last year, Disney Cruise Line beat out Cunard, which had topped the list for years.       ...
22:13, 07/15/2019

Visa expands women's soccer effort ahead of World Cup Visa will be the presenting sponsor of the player of the match award at the Women's World Cup in France, agreed to a five-year sponsorship with the U.S. Soccer Federation and is launching a campaign with outspoken American star Megan Rapinoe &#...
14:26, 05/30/2019

New Zealand hand coach contract extension ahead of World Cup opener New Zealand's women's soccer team have received a boost ahead of their World Cup final opener against the Netherlands on Tuesday after coach Tom Sermanni was given a contract extension through next year's Tokyo Olympics....
12:00, 06/08/2019

Israel collects Holocaust items ahead of post-survivor world Under a fluorescent light, an archivist from Israel's Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial snaps photos and scans into her mobile database the last remnant that a pair of elderly siblings have of their long-lost father — a 1943 postcard Samuel Akerman tosse...
09:26, 05/01/2019

Virus sweeps England camp ahead of World Cup quarter-final "A virus running through the England camp means Millie Bright is a doubt for Thursday’s World Cup quarter-final against Norway along with fellow centre-back Steph Houghton."...
14:39, 06/26/2019

Women's World Cup: US exude confidence, not arrogance ahead of England clash The US women's soccer team is making headlines at the World Cup in France. When it comes to their presence not only on the football pitch but also in society, they are in a class of their own....
15:26, 07/02/2019

US Women's World Cup champs arrive home ahead of parade Packing a gold trophy and plenty of champagne, Megan Rapinoe and the U.S. women's national team arrive home       ...
03:52, 07/09/2019

Joe Root: Australia hold no fear for England ahead of World Cup semi-final Joe Root says there is no "fear factor" attached to playing Australia, despite England losing to them in their World Cup group match a fortnight ago and in a pre-tournament warm-up fixture....
14:26, 07/09/2019

Subaru World Rally Cars gather at Prodrive ahead of Ralli22 event Ten ex-works Subaru Imprezas World Rally cars, spanning 1997 to 2004, gathered at the Prodrive headquarters on Friday ahead of the Ralli22 event at the Shelsley Walsh next month...
11:13, 05/19/2019

World Cup: Crystal Dunn tried to convert her French in-laws ahead of game against France Crystal Dunn's jersey still has her maiden name, but her shoes have her married -- and French -- name of Soubrier. She got her in-laws special jerseys.       ...
22:52, 06/26/2019

World Cup: Vijay Shankar Faces Injury Scare Ahead Of Afghanistan Clash With Shikhar Dhawan already ruled out of the tournament due to thumb fracture and Bhuvneshwar Kumar out for two games due to hamstring strain, Vijay Shankar's injury will only increase tension for the......
16:00, 06/20/2019

US Women’s World Cup champions arrive home ahead of victory parade The team, which won its fourth Women’s World Cup title Sunday, touched down at Newark Liberty International Airport at about 4:30 p.m. Monday.       ...
02:39, 07/09/2019

Cricket World Cup: Liam Plunkett ready for Bangladesh ahead of England recall Liam Plunkett is set to return to England's World Cup side against Bangladesh and will be fully prepared if the contest descends into another "niggly" encounter....
04:13, 06/07/2019

REFILE-GRAPHIC-Take Five: Vol squall coming? World markets themes for the week ahead Following are five big themes likely to dominate thinking of investors and traders in the coming week and the Reuters stories related to them. 1/SELL IN MAY? With cross-asset volatility at record lows, it's a great backdrop for investors to load up ...
15:26, 05/03/2019

UPDATE 1-GRAPHIC-Take Five: Vol squall coming? World markets themes for the week ahead Following are five big themes likely to dominate thinking of investors and traders in the coming week and the Reuters stories related to them. 1/SELL IN MAY? With cross-asset volatility at record lows, it's a great backdrop for investors to load up ...
12:13, 05/07/2019

Judd Trump edges ahead of Gary Wilson in world championship semi-final • Trump takes 9-7 lead over qualifier into Saturday• David Gilbert leads John Higgins after second sessionJudd Trump will take a 9-7 semi-final lead over Gary Wilson into Saturday as he bids to reach the world championship final for the first time si...
19:13, 05/03/2019

Ricky Ponting insists the dark times are behind Australia ahead of their Cricket World Cup challenge Australia are a "drastically different" team to the outfit that got drubbed 5-0 by England last summer, according to their assistant coach and two-time World Cup winning captain Ricky Ponting....
17:52, 05/23/2019

Senator Joe Manchin introduces bill requiring equal pay for men and women ahead of 2026 World Cup Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., introduces bill that would prevent federal funding for the 2026 men's World Cup unless there's equal pay for women's team.       ...
04:00, 07/10/2019

Former US goalie Tim Howard excited for US women ahead of World Cup: 'It's everyone's dream' to play for home country There is no doubt former U.S. men’s national team goalkeeper Tim Howard will be cheering on the U.S. women’s team while they defend their World Cup title in France beginning Tuesday....
23:26, 06/11/2019

U.S. wins World Cup with a final four-star performance The United States won the title for a record fourth time, capping a dominant showing that sparked larger conversations about gender, equity and patriotism....
03:13, 07/08/2019

USA star Rapinoe talks about gender equity and World Cup LYON, FRANCE – Team USA has taken home another Women’s World Cup title and star Megan Rapinoe is sound off about gender equity in the professional soccer world. Here’s more: ...
08:39, 07/08/2019

What it's like covering Megan Rapinoe, the World Cup's most interesting star Whether it’s scoring crucial goals or holding the powerful to account, the USA winger is able to seize the moment on and off the fieldAs Megan Rapinoe steps up to the barricade in the mixed zone – the area where journalists try to interview players a...
16:26, 07/05/2019

| Kohli defends leaving out new star Pant for World Cup India picked veteran Dinesh Karthik over rising talent Rishabh Pant for the World Cup because of his composure under pressure, captain Virat Kohli says...
12:00, 05/15/2019

World Rallycross star Nitišs up for more ERC Abarth Rally Cup action "Latvian Reinis Nitišs is keen on more appearances in the Abarth Rally Cup following his return to FIA European Rally Championship action on his home round of the ERC."...
10:13, 05/27/2019

Uehara retires; Star on 2013 Red Sox World Series winner TOKYO (AP) — Pitcher Koji Uehara, whose dominant season in relief helped the Boston Red Sox win the 2013 World Series, has retired with Japan’s Yomiuri Giants — the team that he first played for in Japan. The 44-year-old Uehara announced his re...
10:26, 05/22/2019

Australian World Cup star Sam Kerr exposes homophobic troll Australia’s captain Sam Kerr wasn’t about to let social media trolls bring her down after her team’s 3-2 comeback victory against Brazil. Friday morning, Kerr exposed one of the vile remarks about her sexuality. The tweet showed a screenshot of a dis...
20:26, 06/14/2019

Bulgaria hires 1994 World Cup star Balakov as coach SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — Bulgaria’s soccer federation has hired 1994 World Cup star Krasimir Balakov as national team coach, looking to end a 16-year wait to play at a major tournament. Balakov replaced Petar Hubchev, his teammate on the World Cu...
17:52, 05/14/2019

Norway Women’s World Cup squad minus star Hegerberg OSLO, Norway (AP) — Norway has named its Women’s World Cup squad without Ballon d’Or winner Ada Hegerberg who is in dispute with the national soccer federation. Hegerberg has not played for the national team since 2017 while starring in a...
16:00, 05/02/2019

Star of TLC’s ‘World’s Fattest Man’ moving to UK for free health care The subject of the TLC show “The World’s Fattest Man” is fleeing the US for Britain — for an estimated $137,000 in free health care. Paul Mason, who weighed almost 1,000 pounds before having gastric band surgery in 2009, has b...
22:39, 05/27/2019

Strauss Urges England Star Stokes To Stay Grounded After World Cup Ben Stokes scored 84 not out against New Zealand at Lord's on Sunday to force a Super Over in which he and Jos Buttler pushed England towards their first World Cup crown....
17:52, 07/16/2019

Rose Lavelle blooms for USWNT in World Cup, establishes herself as a star of the future Rose Lavelle’s value to the USWNT will only grow. She turned 24 in May, and several veterans are likely to move on after the Tokyo Olympics.       ...
14:13, 07/08/2019

Boult, Taylor Star As New Zealand Crush India In World Cup Warm-Up A sub-200 total meant that Kane Williamson and Ross Taylor, during their 114-run stand, hardly took risk against the duo, getting run-a-ball with minimum fuss....
13:13, 05/26/2019

Trump escalates war of words with World Cup star Megan Rapinoe over WH visit Trump escalated a war of words with U.S. women's World Cup soccer star Megan Rapinoe, who says she wouldn't accept if invited to the White House....
18:39, 06/26/2019

Italian soccer star scores country’s first hat trick at Women’s World Cup in 5-0 win over Jamaica Italian striker Cristiana Gieralli made history on Friday when she scored her country’s first hat trick – three goals – at a Women’s World Cup tournament....
22:00, 06/14/2019

World Car Awards Winners Star At The 2019 London Motor & Tech Show The 2019 World Car Awards winners turned out to be one of the biggest attractions at the recently concluded London Motor and Tech Show in the UK. The World Car Garage had the title winning cars on......
21:13, 05/27/2019

Stokes and Archer star as England beat South Africa in Cricket World Cup • England 311-8, South Africa 207• Home side open campaign with 104-run win at the OvalPrompted by a potent opening spell from Jofra Archer and some moments of magic in the field, England began their World Cup campaign with a comfortable 104‑run win ...
21:13, 05/30/2019

The Queen is joined by Harry, Beatrice and Eugenie to host team captains ahead of Cricket World Cup at Buckingham Palace garden party Prince Harry revived 140 years of English and Australian cricket rivalry today when he joked Aussie captain Aaron Finch might be getting a bit long in the tooth....
19:39, 05/29/2019

So Much to Be Proud About: New York City Hosted a Star-Studded Celebration for World Pride 2019 New York City knows how to throw a party—and for World Pride Weekend, the city gave a rainbow-fueled celebration for its LGBTQ community, who were out in force to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall riots, widely considered the start of t...
21:00, 07/01/2019

Bangladesh star Shakib Al Hasan's World Cup showing one of the best ever, says captain Mashrafe Mortaza Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Mortaza has paid tribute to star man Shakib Al Hasan, calling the all-rounder's outstanding World Cup campaign 'one of the best of all time'....
01:26, 07/06/2019

German star Dzsenifer Marozsan to miss remainder of Women's World Cup group stage The German women’s national team will be without star midfielder Dzsenifer Marozsan for the rest of the Women’s World Cup group stage after breaking her toe Saturday against China....
23:26, 06/11/2019

US soccer star Alex Morgan plans to decline any White House invite after World Cup U.S. soccer star Alex Morgan is getting ready to help defend her team’s World Cup title in France next month and if the Americans should win again, she said she’s prepared to decline a possible invitation to visit President Trump at the White House....
21:52, 05/23/2019

Former US women's soccer star Abby Wambach says World Cup win gives team leverage in equal pay fight Former U.S. women’s soccer star Abby Wambach said Wednesday the team winning the World Cup over the Netherlands gives them leverage in their fight over equal pay with the U.S. Soccer Federation....
17:52, 07/11/2019

US women's soccer star Crystal Dunn ready to bring team another World Cup glory The U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team is set to defend its FIFA World Cup title this summer as the international championship will kick off in Paris starting in June....
18:52, 04/30/2019

Soccer-Visa partners with U.S. Soccer to boost women's programme ahead of World Cup Visa on Thursday announced a "substantial investment" in the future of women's soccer as they agreed a five-year partnership with the U.S. Soccer Federation, just eight days before the start of the women's World Cup in France....
16:39, 05/30/2019

Soccer: Visa partners with U.S. Soccer to boost women's program ahead of World Cup Visa on Thursday announced a "substantial investment" in the future of women's soccer as they agreed a five-year partnership with the U.S. Soccer Federation, just eight days before the start of the women's World Cup in France....
20:00, 05/30/2019

England captain Eoin Morgan embraces 'favourites' tag ahead of World Cup opener Eoin Morgan's final message to his players before England take on South Africa on Thursday in the opening game of a home World Cup was to embrace the "huge compliment" of being favourites....
18:52, 05/28/2019

England suffer shock World Cup defeat to Sri Lanka as Lasith Malinga and Dhananjaya de Silva star at Headingley This World Cup has been crying out for a shock, and it has come in the most surprising circumstances: unfancied Sri Lanka have beaten hosts and favourites England thanks to brilliant quick bowling from Lasith Malinga and the unremarkable off-spin of ...
02:00, 06/22/2019

Turkish president Erdogan attends wedding of soccer star Mesut Ozil, a year after World Cup controversy Former international German soccer player Mesut Ozil was married in Turkey on Friday as President Recep Tayyip Erdogan served as a legal witness in the ceremony....
01:52, 06/09/2019

Chelsea star Millie Bright hails John Terry influence as she eyes World Cup glory with England England defender Millie Bright has revealed how John Terry is still giving her and other Chelsea players support, despite the former Blues captain leaving the club two years ago....
15:26, 06/05/2019

College Scholarships Hit With Big Tax Increases in New Tax Law Higher education officials are calling on Congress to fix a provision in the sweeping tax overhaul of 2017 that has resulted in unintended tax bill increases....
11:52, 05/17/2019

USA star Allie Long urges every women's team to join fight for equal pay after boos at World Cup Final World Cup winner Allie Long urged every national team in women's football to join the fight for equal pay, after FIFA chief Gianni Infantino was humiliated at the Stade de Lyon on Sunday....
00:13, 07/09/2019

Netherlands vs Sweden: Arsenal star Vivianne Miedema backed to shine in World Cup semi-final by Faye White Arsenal and England legend Faye White has backed Gunners superstar Vivianne Miedema to fire the Netherlands into their first World Cup Final tonight....
15:39, 07/03/2019

Oil's Rebound Above $60 Increases Focus on Technicals A recent rebound in U.S. crude-oil prices back above $60 is increasing focus on gauges of market momentum, the latest swing in a topsy-turvy year for energy markets....
21:00, 07/11/2019

Prospect of Tighter Money at the ECB Increases Negotiations for top European Union jobs, including for the leadership of the European Central Bank, point to higher chances of a hawkish tilt in central-bank policy....
14:52, 05/29/2019

Joe Biden Is Ahead in the Iowa Polls. But His Rivals Are Ahead on Organizing To read the polling binders, former Vice President Joe Biden is a runaway favorite here in Iowa in the Democratic primary. But behind the scenes, he’s playing a furious game of catch-up. As the Democratic frontrunner kicked off events Tuesday i...
02:00, 06/12/2019

as russian censorship increases, is a decentralized web the answer? Amid the furor around the Mueller report, it’s somehow become easy to forget that Russia continues to wage war against the truth through censorship and disinformation. This stands true whether you look at the country’s domestic policy or ...
20:39, 05/30/2019

On Politics: Trump Increases Tariffs on China Tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods increased after a pivotal round of trade talks between the U.S. and China on Thursday failed to produce an agreement....
07:00, 05/10/2019

Swedish gearmaker Ericsson increases 5G forecasts Sweden's Ericsson has raised its forecast for 5G subscriptions by 27 percent to 1.9 billion by 2024, with network coverage offering access to 45 percent of the world's population, it said on Tuesday....
13:39, 06/11/2019

Facebook increases pay for contractors and content moderators It's no secret that Facebook depends on contract laborers, who do everything from moderate content to help train AI. But the work those contractors do is often anxiety-inducing and under-paid. In response to an exposé by The Verge earlier...
20:52, 05/13/2019

California Assembly votes to cap rent increases SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The California Assembly voted Wednesday to cap rent increases for many tenants as America’s most populous state faces a housing crunch. A bill, which now goes to the state Senate, would prohibit landlords from raising ...
06:00, 05/30/2019

Major Automakers Post U.S. May Sales Increases Major automakers on Monday posted higher U.S. new vehicle sales for May, the first increase for 2019 as a strong economy and upbeat consumer sentiment fueled demand....
22:39, 06/03/2019

U.S. Increases Tariffs on China as Talks Resume The U.S. increased tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods to 25% as President Trump ratcheted up pressure on Beijing and threatened to impose additional levies. Beijing said it would retaliate....
16:00, 05/10/2019

Centre Increases "Green" Budget To Rs 2,954 Crore The Centre on Friday increased the allocation for Environment Ministry from last fiscal by 10.4 per cent to Rs 2,954.72 crore for 2019-20 in what was termed as a "green budget" by Prime Minister......
01:00, 07/06/2019

BT increases fibre target and promises imminent EE 5G launch BT has increased its fibre deployment targets and says EE is on track to launch 5G “imminently” in 16 UK cities.So far, Openreach has connected 1.2 million premises with fibre to the premise (FTTP) technology with a view to reaching thr...
13:52, 05/09/2019

Canada increases protections for Pacific Northwest orcas SEATTLE — Canada has approved measures designed to protect endangered orcas in the Pacific Northwest, with some policies going further than laws recently enacted by Washington state. The Seattle Times reports Canadian agencies last Friday announced t...
23:00, 05/13/2019

Brazil's CPFL increases share offer by 15% -filing Brazilian electric utility CPFL Energia SA on Thursday said it increased the size of its follow-on share offering by 15% using an over-allotment provision to sell some 17.5 million additional shares....
03:52, 06/28/2019

Government increases investment in UK electric battery centre A further £28 million will be invested in UK Battery Industralisation Centre near Coventry, as a step towards a British Gigafactory The Government will invest a further £28 million in the new UK Battery Industrialisation Centre, which will be tasked...
11:39, 05/16/2019

Facebook Caves, Increases Salaries and Benefits for Contractors After years of critical coverage citing the emotional distress experienced by Facebook’s contractors, particularly those who review often upsetting and violent content on the platform day in and day out, the Menlo Park on Monday firm announced a numb...
03:52, 05/14/2019

Death toll of gun violence in Agua Prieta increases to six DOUGLAS, Ariz. – The unofficial death toll from the gun violence in the town of Agua Prieta, Sonora has grown to six, Cochise County Sheriff’s Office announced Friday afternoon. According to the CCSO, initial information indicates that it...
02:52, 06/15/2019

FBI increases focus on domestic terrorism threat: official The FBI, focused intently for years on combating terrorism from abroad, is turning more attention to home-grown, U.S. domestic violent extremists, a senior FBI counterterrorism official said on Thursday....
01:00, 05/24/2019

TUSD: Teacher salary increases for new school year TUCSON – Tucson Unified School District teachers will see a pay raise this new school year, the district announced Tuesday night. The Tucson Unified School District Governing Board approved the 2019-2020 Certified Salary Schedule –they will increase ...
19:39, 07/10/2019

NYC rent board approves increases for stabilized apartments New Yorkers in the city’s one million rent-stabilized apartments can expect rent hikes on their monthly payments — as the Rent Guideline Board approved increases on Tuesday night at the same rate it did last year. The Board approved increases o...
09:13, 06/26/2019

Pot legalization increases car crashes, injuries, but little effect on hospitalization In Colorado, motor vehicle accidents went up by 10 percent, and alcohol abuse and overdoses that resulted in injury or death climbed by 5 percent, after marijuana was legalized in the state....
17:52, 05/16/2019

Homeless population increases by 12 percent in Los Angeles County The number of homeless people in California's Los Angeles County increased to nearly 60,000 despite a multi-million dollar investment aimed at ending homelessness....
08:26, 06/05/2019

Bullying increases chances of adult obesity, study says We know that adolescent bullying can have long-lasting effects on a child psychologically, but a new study in the journal Pediatric Obesity reveals that it can also negatively impact their health in the long run. Researchers from the Uniformed Servic...
22:13, 05/30/2019

Everything That's Happened Since Surviving R. Kelly Rocked R. Kelly's World--and What's Next for the Disgraced Star In the four months since Lifetime aired its damning six-hour docu-series Surviving R. Kelly, a harrowing portrait of the R&B singer's alleged predatory behavior as told by those who claim......
16:13, 05/04/2019

Beth Mead is fast becoming England's breakout star at the Women's World Cup If Fran Kirby was England's breakout star at the last World Cup, this tournament could be the turn of Beth Mead. The Arsenal forward was the difference as the Lionesses reached the last-16 with a game to spare, courtesy of a 1-0 win over Argentina on...
18:39, 06/17/2019

Cricket World Cup 2019 team-by-team guide: Sri Lanka star men, strengths and weaknesses In a series of articles, Standard Sport takes a look at the ten teams bidding for glory at the ten teams bidding for glory at the 2019 Cricket World Cup. Next up, it's Sri Lanka....
10:52, 05/27/2019

Cricket World Cup 2019 team-by-team guide: India star men, strengths and weaknesses In a series of articles, Standard Sport takes a look at the ten teams bidding for glory at the 2019 Cricket World Cup, continuing with the strongly-fancied India....
12:00, 05/25/2019

Cricket World Cup 2019 team-by-team guide: Australia star men, strengths and weaknesses In a series of articles, Standard Sport takes a look at the ten teams bidding for glory at the 2019 Cricket World Cup, continuing with defending champions Australia....
22:13, 05/24/2019

Cricket World Cup 2019 team-by-team guide: Afghanistan star men, strengths and weaknesses In a series of articles, Standard Sport takes a look at the ten teams bidding for glory at the ten teams bidding for glory at the 2019 Cricket World Cup. Next up, it's outsiders Afghanistan....
22:13, 05/24/2019

Cricket World Cup 2019 team-by-team guide: New Zealand star men, strengths and weaknesses In a series of articles, Standard Sport takes a look at the ten teams bidding for glory at the ten teams bidding for glory at the 2019 Cricket World Cup. Next up, it's New Zealand....
11:26, 05/26/2019

Cricket World Cup 2019 team-by-team guide: Bangladesh star men, strengths and weaknesses In a series of articles, Standard Sport takes a look at the ten teams bidding for glory at the ten teams bidding for glory at the 2019 Cricket World Cup. Next up, it's a Bangladesh side with a history of causing World Cup upsets....
12:00, 05/25/2019

Cricket World Cup 2019 team-by-team guide: England star men, strengths and weaknesses In a series of articles, Standard Sport takes a look at the ten teams bidding for glory at the 2019 Cricket World Cup, starting with the host nation, England....
11:52, 05/23/2019

Cricket World Cup 2019 team-by-team guide: Pakistan star men, strengths and weaknesses In a series of articles, Standard Sport takes a look at the ten teams bidding for glory at the 2019 Cricket World Cup. Next up, it's the 2017 Champions Trophy winners, Pakistan....
11:52, 05/23/2019

Steve Stricker increases lead to 6 shots in US Senior Open Steve Stricker opened a six-stroke lead in the U.S. Senior Open at Notre Dame, shooting a 4-under 66 and extending his bogey-free run to 48 holes       ...
02:00, 06/30/2019

Sitting for television, but not work, increases heart disease risk Sitting and watching television for an extended period of time brings with it a higher risk of cardiovascular risk and an earlier death, a new study says -- but that exercise can cancel out the effect....
03:00, 06/27/2019

Dropbox announces new premium features, increases subscription prices We have some bad news and good news for Dropbox users. The bad news is the prices for the Plus plan has been increased by $2 from $10 to $12 per month. On the bright side, storage space for the Plus plan has been doubled from 1TB to 2TB. The Professi...
19:00, 05/30/2019

U.S. military increases cyber hacking to keep foreign adversaries on their toes _____ WASHINGTON — With little public scrutiny, the U.S. military has dramatically stepped up its secret hacking of foreign computer networks in a new effort to keep China, Russia, Iran and other adversaries on their heels, current and former U.S. of...
03:26, 06/24/2019

Getting appendix removed increases risk of Parkinson's, study finds Patients who have had their appendix removed are three times more likely to develop Parkinson’s disease than those who have not, according to a new study....
15:52, 05/10/2019

Lorry speed limit increases improve road safety News 26 Jun, 2019 New higher speed limits for lorries have caused the number of speeding HGVs to drop by 70 per cent, improving road safety...
23:00, 06/26/2019

Iran Increases Uranium Enrichment Beyond Nuclear Deal Limits TEHRAN, Iran — Iran increased its uranium enrichment Sunday beyond the limit allowed by its 2015 nuclear deal with world powers, inching its program closer toward weapons-grade levels while calling for a diplomatic solution to a crisis heighten...
22:39, 07/07/2019

Brazilian card processor Cielo increases market share in Q1 Brazil's largest card processor Cielo said on Monday it had increased its market share in the first quarter for the first time since mid-2017, a sign of its progress in the country's fiercely competitive electronic payments space....
16:52, 05/20/2019

CFM erases jet engine output delay, cautious on rate increases CFM International has caught up with delays in deliveries of its LEAP jet engine after keeping its assembly lines running at high speed while the Boeing 737 MAX remains grounded, the French-American engine maker said on Saturday....
15:26, 06/15/2019

CBOE Holdings Increases Quarterly Dividend By 10 Percent, To $0.23 Per Share CHICAGO, IL – July 29, 2015 – CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved a 10-percent increase in the company’s quarterly cash dividend, to $0.23 from $0.21 per share of common stock. The change will b...
10:13, 05/03/2019

CBOE Holdings Increases Share Repurchase Authorization By $100 Million CHICAGO, IL – May 21, 2015 – CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) announced today that its Board of Directors increased its share repurchase authorization by $100 million.  Including this new authorization, the Board has authorized a total of $500 m...
10:13, 05/03/2019

A $1 tax rise on cigarettes increases vaping rates by almost 10 percent: study Taxes on traditional cigarettes may be driving smokers to try vaping. A $1 tax increase on traditional cigarettes reduces cigarette use by 1.9 percent overall and by 3.5 percent for daily smokers, says a new study distributed by the National Bureau o...
20:52, 07/02/2019

Cricket World Cup 2019 team-by-team guide: West Indies star men, strengths and weaknesses In a series of articles, Standard Sport takes a look at the ten teams bidding for glory at the 2019 Cricket World Cup. Next up, it's the first ever winners, the West Indies....
10:52, 05/27/2019

FBI director: Russia increases interference efforts leading into 2020 election FBI Director Christopher Wray called the 2018 midterm elections a "dress rehearsal" for the Russians to commit even more election interference in the 2020 presidential election....
14:53, 04/28/2019

Tony Romo increases lead to 9 points in celebrity golf event Defending champion Tony Romo increased his lead to nine points in the American Century Championship at Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course       ...
02:00, 07/14/2019

September Trading Volume at CBOE Futures Exchange Increases 33% Over August CHICAGO, Oct 01, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX News Network/ -- The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that September 2010 trading volume totaled 387,464 contracts, compared to 144,016 contracts during September 2009. September was the se...
21:26, 05/04/2019

CERN turns to open source software as Microsoft increases its fees For the last 20 years, CERN -- home of the Large Hadron Collider -- has been using Microsoft products under a discounted "academic institution" rate. But in March, at the end of its previous contract, Microsoft revoked CERN's academic status. Ac...
00:52, 06/14/2019

UN court increases sentence of former Bosnian-Serb leader to life imprisonment A United Nations appeals court on Wednesday increased the 40-year sentence initially imposed on Radovan Karadžić, former leader of the Republika Srpksa region of Bosnia and head of the Bosnian-Serb Army, to life imprisonment....
14:47, 04/28/2019

Mueller’s statement increases pressure on Pelosi to begin Trump impeachment Democrats said Wednesday that special counsel Robert S. Mueller III’s statement that if he had confidence that President Trump did not commit a crime, he would say so, puts the onus on Congress to act......
19:39, 05/29/2019

Dropbox increases Plus plan to 2TB for $12 per month, adds Rewind and Smart Sync Dropbox has doubled the storage space for its Plus users from 1TB to 2TB, added Rewind and Smart Sync features, and increased the price to $12 per month.Read More...
00:00, 05/30/2019

Mount Everest death toll increases to 11 after Chris Kulish dies The death toll for this year's climbing season on Mount Everest rose to 11 on Monday after a Colorado attorney died while descending from the tallest peak in the world, Nepalese tourism officials said....
12:13, 05/28/2019

Genetic liability for depression increases suicide attempt risk, study says People who have attempted suicide hold a higher genetic liability for depression regardless of the psychiatric disorder they have, according to a study....
21:00, 06/11/2019

Stearns Lending files Chapter 11 bankruptcy after mortgage interest rate increases Mortgage lender Stearns Holdings filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Tuesday, blaming its woes in part on increased interest rates.       ...
20:00, 07/09/2019

IDC report: Huawei increases lead over Apple, with Samsung in its sights in battle for top spot First quarter 2019 results reveal that smartphone shipment volumes are down 6.6% compared to 2018. Four of the top six companies show declining results, but Huawei had a 50% increase over the past year as it approaches the top spot....
21:13, 05/02/2019

I-League Clubs Plan Legal Action After AIFF Increases Super Cup Fine All India Football Federation has increased the penalty on I-League clubs for their non-participation in the Super Cup from Rs 10 lakh to Rs 27.5 lakh...
22:00, 06/19/2019

Tech monopoly? Congress increases antitrust scrutiny on Facebook, Google, Amazon House judiciary committee launches investigation into whether current laws and enforcement are enough to address competition issuesCongress is launching a bipartisan investigation into digital markets and the tech industry, looking into giants such a...
04:39, 06/04/2019

Soros Fund Management increases stake in Tesla convertible bonds: filings Billionaire George Soros' investment firm, Soros Fund Management Llc, raised its stake in Tesla Inc's convertible bonds due in 2021 by 17.5 million convertible bonds to 37.5 million convertible......
02:26, 05/16/2019

CBOE Holdings Declares Special Dividend And Increases Stock Repurchase Authorization CHICAGO, Dec. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a special cash dividend of $0.50 per share of common stock. The special dividend will be paid on January 17, 2014 to s...
03:13, 05/04/2019

Boris Johnson increases lead in race to be next UK prime minister; five contenders left in contest. LONDON (AP) — Boris Johnson increases lead in race to be next UK prime minister; five contenders left in contest.   ....
21:00, 06/18/2019

CBOE Holdings Increases Quarterly Dividend By 17 Percent And Stock Repurchase Authorization By 100 Million CHICAGO, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved a 17-percent increase in the Company's quarterly cash dividend and, effectively immediately, a $100 million-increase in...
10:13, 05/03/2019