Box Office: 'Pirates 5' Hooks $5.5M in Previews; 'Baywatch' Treads Water on First Day – Hollywood Reporter

8:33 AM PDT 5/26/2017 by Pamela McClintock Johnny Depp returns as Captain Jack Sparrow in ‘Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales,’ while the R-rated ‘Baywatch’ stars Dwayne Johnson and Zac Efron. Disney’s Memorial Day tentpole Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales unfurled Thursday night at the North American box office with $5.5 million in ...

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Theater responds to backlash of women-only screenings of 'Wonder Woman' – ABC News

The Alamo Drafthouse Cinema in Austin, Texas, is responding to complaints that it will host a women-only screening of “Wonder Woman” next week. Some moviegoers called out the theater for separating men from women and asked if male-only screenings were in the works. In response to the backlash, Morgan Hendrix, creative manager for the theater, told ABC News, “Providing an ...

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The Daily 202: Gianforte's victory after assaulting reporter reflects rising tribalism in American politics – Washington Post

With Breanne Deppisch THE BIG IDEA: Greg Gianforte admitted to attacking a reporter and apologized during his victory speech last night, as he kept Montana’s sole House seat in Republican hands. Now he and his party’s leaders are trying to move on. On the eve of the special election, the : “Everything was recorded on the body cameras of the ...

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[ May 26, 2017 ] Earlier launch of NASA's Psyche mission touted as cost-saving measure News – Spaceflight Now

Artist’s concept of the Psyche spacecraft, which will conduct a direct exploration of an asteroid thought to be a stripped planetary core. Credit: SSL/ASU/P. Rubin/NASA/JPL-Caltech A NASA spacecraft set to explore a metallic asteroid for the first time will launch in 2022, a year earlier than originally planned, and reach its destination in 2026, four years ahead of schedule, giving ...

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OPEC ponders how to co-exist with US shale oil – Reuters

By Ernest Scheyder| VIENNA First, they ignored each other. Then, they went into a bruising fight. Finally, they are talking, albeit with opposing agendas. The history of the relationship between OPEC and the U.S. shale oil industry has evolved a great deal since the cartel discovered it had a surprise rival emerging in a core market for its oil around ...

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Capcom Bringing Monster Hunter to Nintendo Switch – PCMag

So far, the Nintendo Switch is enjoying fantastic sales due to two key Nintendo properties making their way on to the platform. But while Zelda and Mario Kart have helped sell millions of Switch consoles, Nintendo needs popular franchises from third parties to keep the momentum going. And it just got that in the form of Monster Hunter from Capcom. ...

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Steve Bannon to head Trump's Russia war room of legal 'A-Team,' street fighters and surrogates – Fox News

Steve Bannon is not a lawyer, but the chief White House strategist is poised to become the senior partner in a heavyweight firm of bareknuckle barristers at the center of President Trump’s counter-offensive against Russia collusion claims. Bannon, the former Breitbart executive whose no-holds-barred approach served Trump well in the homestretch of his presidential campaign, headed home from Trump’s foreign ...

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