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People Ridley Scott To Helm Disney's 'The Merlin Saga'
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The four-time Oscar-nominated director is in negotiations with Disney studio to helm the movie based on T.A. Barron's novel series. While not much is now known about The Merlin Saga , it is said to be based on T.A. The Merlin Saga is one of two films that Disney is working on about the character, including a live-action remake of The Sword in the Stone . Why it apparently took twelve books (split into three separate trilogies, no less) to tell this tale is beyond me, but I bet you ...

People Watch The $460 Million Jackpot Numbers
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It's the first time the jackpot has surpassed $400 million since the summer of 2016, when a lucky victor in IN won the $536 million prize, which was the largest prize ever awarded on a single ticket. The odds of winning the Mega Millions are 303 million to one. The largest Mega Millions jackpot of $656 million was won in 2012. The victor will have to travel to the lottery's office in Tallahassee to claim the prize.

People Mumbai Police releases students detained outside Bhaidas Hall
Author: 0 Mumbai Police releases students detained outside Bhaidas Hall

On the backdrop of Bhima-Koregaon violence and Maharashtra Bandh crisis , political analysts are considering Mevani and Khalid's visit as an important event. "I am a trained lawyer, I respect the law, I am also a lawmaker now", Mevani said. They picked me up and then students started protesting. "Due to this statement, people took to the streets and tension gripped the city", according to the complaint.

People Storm Eleanor lashes Wales with 79mph winds
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The maximum temperature tomorrow will be 6 °C. The Met Office recorded gusts reaching 100mph (160km/h) overnight on Wednesday with a weather yellow warning still in place for Wales , England, most of Northern Ireland and parts of southern Scotland .

People At least nine people go missing as avalanche hits Kashmir's Kupwara
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The number of people missing has gone up to nine from the initial figure of six in the evening. Rescue operations will be extremely hard due to the dark and temperature being several degrees below zero. Meanwhile, the twin resorts of Gulmarg and Pahalgam received light snow during the night, even as the minimum temperature marked an improvement at most places in the Kashmir Valley and Ladakh region.

People China limiting oil product exports to N.Korea
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Trump said on Twitter the previous day that China had been "caught" allowing oil into North Korea and that would prevent "a friendly solution" to the crisis over North Korea's nuclear program. "If they don't help us with North Korea, then I do what I've always said I want to do". Wu Haitao, China's deputy permanent representative to the United Nations, after a vote on new sanctions against North Korea during a Security Council meeting earlier this month.

People Georgia sentences Saakashvili in absentia to 3 years
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Putin "repeated that in his recent press conference", the 50-year-old Saakashvili said , claiming that talks aimed at "neutralizing" him were conducted between Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and Ivanishvili in Georgia several days before Poroshenko issued an order to strip him of his Ukrainian citizenship last summer.

People Twitter Just Kind of Subtweeted Trump
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Protestors outside of Twitter's San Francisco headquarters earlier this week urged CEO Jack Dorsey to suspend Trump's account , calling him "complicit" for not doing so. You know the one we mean. Without mentioning Trump by name, Twitter said in a blog post that political figures and world leaders "play a critical role" in public conversations "because of their outsized impact on our society".

People Zimbabwe's New President Visits Ailing Opposition Chief
Author: 0 Zimbabwe's New President Visits Ailing Opposition Chief

He is recuperating very well". Mnangagwa's ZANU-PF party and the MDC were partners in a government of national unity for five years until 2013, eventually breaking down as acrimony between the parties re-emerged. "The politics of peace, the politics of working together, the politics of caring for each other", he said. "It perhaps reflects the beginnings of the maturity of a new politics".

People Republicans' Top Ohio Senate Candidate Drops Out Of Race
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In a written statement, Mandel claimed his wife Ilana has recently encounter a health issue "that will require [his] time, attention, and presence". His departure leaves Republicans Melissa Ackison, who runs a surveying business in the Columbus area, and Mike Gibbons, a banker from Cleveland.

People GOP Senators Recommend DOJ Investigate Dossier Author for Lying to Authorities
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Gen. Rod Rosenstein and FBI Director Christopher Wray urging them to investigate Steele "for making potentially false statements " about the distribution of the dossier. The Australian warning was first reported by The New York Times . They had no immediate comment on the request. Steele, who is based in London, compiled the material under a contract with Fusion GPS, a Washington-based investigative firm that was hired first by Republicans, and later by Democrats , to collect information ...

People Clinton Foundation investigated by Justice Department
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The U.S. Attorney's Office, as well as the Justice Department, declined to comment in the CNN story. One witness recently interviewed by the Federal Bureau of Investigation described the session to The Hill as "extremely professional and unquestionably thorough" and focused on questions about whether donors to Clinton charitable efforts received any favorable treatment from the Obama administration on a policy decision previously highlighted in media reports .

People BJP responsible for Rajya Sabha impasse: Congress
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In the matter of triple talaq bill, Azad said the government states that the onus of aggrieved wifes sustenance lies on the jailed husband. It accused the Congress of double standards and insisted that the bill be debated in the Rajya Sabha so that it can "expose the Congress' hypocrisy" for opposing it in the upper house after supporting it in the Lok Sabha , where it sailed through last week since the government has a big majority.

Author: 0 Israeli Warplanes Carry Out Attacks Over Gaza

Al-Batsh cautioned the world about Israel's ambitions and said if the states and Islamic and Arabic governments accept the move to annex Jerusalem and West Bank to the Zionist regime of Israel, the regime will claim lands in other parts of the Islamic World.

People Sean Spicer: Nothing 'Inappropriate or Illegal' Was Done During Campaign
Author: 0 Sean Spicer: Nothing 'Inappropriate or Illegal' Was Done During Campaign

CNN has not independently verified all the details in Wolff's book. "So when I screwed up, yeah, it felt really bad", Spicer said. "It's no secret the president's made it very clear that he didn't want, he didn't feel as though Attorney General Jeff Sessions need to recuse himself", said Spicer, "and that he wanted a robust defense of something he doesn't think that he's been wrongly accused of".

People FBI Accuses White Supremacist of Attempted Terror Attack on Amtrak Train
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Louis, and may have been behind two alleged hate crimes in the area, the Federal Bureau of Investigation says. Documents unsealed Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Lincoln say 26-year-old Taylor Wilson, of St. the charges against him ... due to the fact that his mental health issues are now untreated". In the newly unsealed federal case, Czaplewski wrote that investigators had found videos and PDF files on Wilson's phone of a white supremacist banner over a highway, other alt-right ...