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‘Stillwater’ stars Matt Damon as a dad crusading to free his daughter
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‘Stillwater’ stars Matt Damon as a dad crusading to free his daughter

Anchored by an impressive performance from Matt Damon, “Stillwater” confounds expectations in mostly frustrating ways. Director/co-writer Tom McCarthy (the Oscar-winning “Spotlight”) has set up a movie about a father determined to help free his daughter, but unlike the usual can-do Americans in this sort of tale, he’s clearly in way over his head. The story…MORE

Will Smith stars as Williams sisters’ father in ‘King Richard’
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Will Smith stars as Williams sisters’ father in ‘King Richard’

Get ready for awards season buzz. Will Smith is portraying Richard Williams, the father of tennis stars Venus and Serena Williams, in the forthcoming film “King Richard.” The movie “follows the journey of Richard Williams, an undeterred father instrumental in raising two of the most extraordinarily gifted athletes of all time, who will end up…MORE

‘Selling Sunset’ stars Chrishell Stause and Jason Oppenheim are dating
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‘Selling Sunset’ stars Chrishell Stause and Jason Oppenheim are dating

Chrishell Stause and “Selling Sunset” boss Jason Oppenheim are dating. The couple made their relationship Instagram official, showcasing photos from a recent trip to Italy. Oppenheim spoke out about the new romance to Us Weekly on Wednesday saying, “I care about her deeply and we’re very happy together.” Jason’s twin brother, Brett Oppenheim, who also…MORE

Travis Scott drops surprise new Fragment merch
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Travis Scott drops surprise new Fragment merch

Travis Scott has dropped surprise new Fragment merchandise. It comes ahead of the highly anticipated release of the Travis Scott x Fragment Air Jordan 1’s. Scott announced the collection with in a video post to Instagram, which features Hiroshi Fujiwara, Fragment’s creator. In the video, Scott is seen answering a call inside a phone booth…MORE

Fred Durst’s new look shocks Limp Bizkit fans
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Fred Durst’s new look shocks Limp Bizkit fans

Is Fred Durst transforming for Lollapalooza? Limp Bizkit is scheduled to perform this weekend at the massive Chicago music festival and Durst has people talking about a new look he shared on his verified Instagram account. The usually backwards baseball cap wearing rapper/actor/director switched it up. In the photo he sports longish, swooped gray hair…MORE

Candace Cameron Bure apologizes for ‘seductive’ video
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Candace Cameron Bure apologizes for ‘seductive’ video

Candace Cameron Bure has offered a rare apology after some of her followers didn’t quite get what she was trying to do in a TikTok video. The “Fuller House” star lip-synced to a snippet of audio from Lana Del Rey’s “Jealous Girl.” The lyrics are “Baby I’m a gangsta too/ And it takes two to…MORE

Olympics schedule and events to watch Thursday
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Olympics schedule and events to watch Thursday

It’s day seven of the Olympics in Tokyo and a big day for both swimming and gymnastics. Here are some events available to watch on Thursday — remember Tokyo is 13 hours ahead of US Eastern Time: Women’s gymnastics: The individual all-around final began at 6:40 a.m. ET and primetime coverage will air on NBC…MORE

Dominican Republic merengue and music legend Johnny Ventura dies at 81
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Dominican Republic merengue and music legend Johnny Ventura dies at 81

Dominican merengue legend Juan de Dios Ventura Soriano, also known as Johnny Ventura, died Wednesday at the age of 81, his son Jandy Ventura confirmed to CNN. The singer-songwriter died of a heart attack at the Medical Union Clinic in the northern city of Santiago, in the Dominican Republic, according to his son. The “Caballo Mayor,” as…MORE

Bob Odenkirk receives well wishes from ‘Breaking Bad’ co-stars Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul
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Bob Odenkirk receives well wishes from ‘Breaking Bad’ co-stars Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul

Bob Odenkirk’s “Breaking Bad” co-stars Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul have sent well wishes to the actor after he collapsed on the set of his hit TV show “Better Call Saul.” The 58-year-old suffered a “heart related incident” that caused him to collapse, representatives for the actor told CNN Wednesday, adding he was in a…MORE

Question of the Day

July 30

Q: Out of the people who have tattoos…about 15-percent say they have a tattoo of this… A: Their pet

July 29

Q: About 25% of people say they have been annoyed by a neighbor doing this… A: Playing an instrument

July 27

Q: 2% of people say they never ever wash this… A: Pillow cases