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‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ Opens With A $220M Box Office Weekend

Star Wars: The Last Jedi dominated the weekend box office, earning a massive $220 million from 4,232 screens. That’s the second-highest domestic opening of all-time behind the film’s 2015 predecessor, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, and a 41% jump over the $155 million opening posted by last year’s Star Wars movie, Rogue One. The film opened with $104.8 million on Friday (including […]

Six year old donates 300 ornaments to local police officers

  Meet Oliver Davis, a 6-year-old boy from Kansas City who has given more than 300 presents to local police officers to thank them for their service during the holiday season. The Kansas City Star reports that Davis has been delivering handmade Christmas ornaments in his wagon to Kansas City department for 10 straight days. […]

Oxford’s Word of the Year

  Dictionary.com chose “complicit” as its 2017 word of the year, while Merriam-Webster went with “feminism.” Now the Oxford Dictionary has announced that its word of the year for 2017 is…youthquake?! “It has a very neat symmetry. It originally referred to changes in fashion caused by baby boomers coming of age. Now we’re seeing it […]

Roseanne reboot announces a premiere date

  The upcoming reboot of Roseanne finally has a premiere date. ABC revealed Friday on Twitter that the blue-collar sitcom will officially return on March 27. The announcement was made with a short video teaser featuring a shot of the Conner family’s iconic plaid couch, accompanied by the Roseanne theme song and Roseanne Barr’s iconic […]

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