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R2-D2 Droid Used in Star Wars Films Sells for $2.76M

An R2-D2 droid that was used in several "Star Wars" films has sold at auction for nearly $3 million. The auction house Profiles in History said the 43-inch tall unit that was compiled from parts used throughout... »

'Spider-Man: Homecoming' Director on Helming Blockbuster

One of the summer's most anticipated films "Spider-Man: Homecoming" hits theaters July 7th. We caught up with director Jon Watts during a recent junket in New York where he discussed working with an all-star... »

J.K. Rowling Marks 20 Years Since Harry Potter Appeared

Wizarding legend Harry Potter's tale has turned 20. Author J.K. Rowling's first novel, Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, was published in Britain on June 26, 1997. »

Bear and Cub Take Dip to Cool Off

A mama bear and her cub took a dip in a cool spring in Chico, California, to get some relief from the triple digit temperatures. The owner of the property, Marc Miller, set up the camera in hopes of spotting... »

McEnroe: Williams Would Be Ranked 'Like 700' on Men's Tour

John McEnroe says Serena Williams would be "like 700" in the world tennis rankings if she played on the men's tour. McEnroe, speaking to NPR about his memoir "You Cannot Be Serious," says Williams is the... »

Jackson Gives First Interview Since 'Bachelor' Scandal

Jackson Gives First Interview Since 'Bachelor' Scandal

DeMario Jackson is ready to share his side of the story once and for all. Close to one week after Warner Bros. cleared "Bachelor in Paradise" and its producers of any misconduct, Jackson spoke out for the first... »

How Four TV Shows are Adapting to Era of Donald Trump

How Four TV Shows are Adapting to Era of Donald Trump

The Donald Trump presidency has forced a reckoning for scripted TV shows that up to now have been trading on Beltway business-as-usual for their characters and stories. Here are four veteran series that, each in... »

Chance the Rapper Delivers Powerful Speech at BET Awards

Chance the Rapper brought the crowd to their feet with a powerful and passionate acceptance speech after winning the BET Humanitarian Award Sunday night. »

BET Awards Highlights: Remy Ma, Chance the Rapper

Remy Ma beats Nicki Minaj at the BET Awards as Chance is honored by Michelle Obama. »

From 'Potter' to 'Twilight,' 15 Years of Kids' Bestsellers

From 'Potter' to 'Twilight,' 15 Years of Kids' Bestsellers

Children's literature is full of all kinds of stories, packed with wizards and vampires, adventure and love. Which ones topped the charts? Check out the best-selling kids' books of the last 15 years. »

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