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Why Marvel’s Black Panther is no ordinary superhero movie

The Black Panther first entered the Marvel Cinematic Universe back in 2016 in Captain America: Civil War. Now he’s got his own film, which goes way beyond the usual expectations of fantasy, fight scenes and romance. Having a plot based around a black superhero is a first for Marvel, but the film builds on this concept in a massive way. ...

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What’s behind the Justin Timberlake backlash?

About 106 million people watched Justin Timberlake's Super Bowl half time show

This should have been a triumphant week for Justin Timberlake. His fifth album Man of the Woods – billed as a return to the singer’s Tennessee roots – came out on Friday, and he played the Super Bowl Half Time Show two days later, making him the only artist to grace the coveted stage three times. But both the record ...

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US reality TV star Kylie Jenner gives birth to baby girl

On Sunday, Kylie Jenner announced that she had given birth to a daughter

The US reality TV star Kylie Jenner confirmed on Sunday that she has given birth to a baby girl. The 20-year-old was rumoured to be expecting a child, but had remained quiet about her pregnancy. Jenner announced on Instagram on Sunday that she had given birth on 1 February. She apologised for keeping her followers and fans in the dark. ...

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Justin Timberlake plays Prince and takes selfies at Super Bowl show

Justin Timberlake raced through 12 songs in as many minutes

Pop star Justin Timberlake paid tribute to Prince and took selfies with fans during his Super Bowl half-time show. The singer performed I Would Die 4 U during a hit-packed, 12-minute set in Minneapolis – Prince’s home town. Timberlake also ran into the crowd to dance and pose for photos, in an unfailingly energetic appearance. And he tacitly acknowledged his ...

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Uma Thurman breaks silence on Weinstein attack

In November, Thurman said she would tell her story "when I'm ready"

An Amtrak train carrying 147 people has collided with a goods train in the US state of South Carolina, killing at least two people, officials say. About 70 people were injured. Amtrak says the passenger train’s lead engine and several carriages derailed in the crash near the state capital Columbia. The train was operating between New York and Miami. Just ...

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Temptations singer Dennis Edwards dies aged 74

Dennis Edwards was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1989

Dennis Edwards, who performed as lead singer for the Motown group the Temptations, has died at aged 74. He died in Chicago, his family told CBS News. They did not disclose the cause of death. Edwards joined the Temptations in 1968 and had a number of hits including two Grammy award-winning songs, Papa Was a Rollin’ Stone and Cloud Nine. ...

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Justin Timberlake Addresses His Tweet About Jesse Williams’ BET Speech

LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 08:  Justin Timberlake attends the House Of Fraser British Academy Television Awards 2016  at the Royal Festival Hall on May 8, 2016 in London, England.  (Photo by Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images)

(AllHipHop News) Back in 2016, Justin Timberlake found himself on the wrong side of Twitter detractors. Actor/activist Jesse Williams gave a passionate BET Awards speech about dismantling the idea of white supremacy, and Timberlake responded to Williams’ message by tweeting “inspired.” A Twitter user then called out JT for what he perceived as years of cultural appropriation conducted by the ...

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Natalie Wood death: Police say Robert Wagner ‘person of interest’

Police say Robert Wagner was the last person to see his wife, actress Natalie Wood, alive

US police investigating the mysterious death of film star Natalie Wood say her husband Robert Wagner is now a person of interest. Investigators in Los Angeles say Wagner has “constantly changed his story”, adding that his version of events does not “add up”. Wood was found drowned in 1981 during a California boat trip with Wagner and the actor Christopher ...

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