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  • J.J. Abrams Reveals X-Wing in 'Star Wars: Episode VII'

    In a new video from the set of "Star Wars: Episode VII," director J.J. Abrams showed off a first look at what Lucasfilm and Disney describe as the new X-Wing starfighter that will appear in the film. The teaser gives a good look at the one-person...
  • J.J. Abrams shows off new X-wing in 'Star Wars: Episode VII' video

    J.J. Abrams shows off new X-wing in 'Star Wars: Episode VII' video
    It looks as though the Millennium Falcon will have some company in the "Star Wars: Episode VII" hangar. In a new video from the London set of the space-opera sequel (you can watch above), director J.J. Abrams provides a glimpse of a weathered X-wing...
  • Bomb explodes among children playing in Afghanistan, 2 killed

    At least two Afghani children were killed and eight others were wounded in a bombing in Herat province Thursday, the Afghan Interior Ministry reported. The ministry said the bomb was planted by the Taliban and exploded among children playing outside...
  • John Goodman in Talks to Star in Bad Robot's 'Valencia' (EXCLUSIVE)

    John Goodman is in talks to star in the Paramount Insurge and Bad Robot thriller "Valencia." Dan Trachtenberg will direct, with J.J. Abrams producing for Bad Robot. Paramount had no comment. The majority of the movie takes place in an underground...
  • Pinewood Gets Greenlight from U.K. Gov't for Expansion Plans

    LONDON -- The U.K. government has given Pinewood Shepperton the greenlight to move forward with its expansion plans at Pinewood Studios, where "Star Wars: Episode VII" is shooting. Eric Pickles, the Secretary of State for Communities and Local...
  • Danny Glover Heads San Francisco Rally for Sweetened State Film-TV Credits

    Danny Glover is leading a Saturday rally to support improving California's film-TV tax credit at San Francisco's Fairmont Hotel. The 10 a.m. rally -- a first for Northern California -- will also include appearances by The Meehan Bros. from "Last Comic...
  • Danny Moder, Julia Roberts, Derek Hough To Receive GLSEN Honors

    Danny Moder, Julia Roberts, Robert Greenblatt and Derek Hough are among the list of honorees for this year's GLSEN Respect Awards - Los Angeles, the annual ceremony celebrating those whose charitable efforts elevated causes important to the LGBT...
  • Ogwumike Sisters Honored By WNBA

    Chiney Ogwumike of the Connecticut Sun and Nneka Ogwumike of the Los Angeles Sparks were named recipients of the July WNBA Cares Community Assist Award for their generosity and charitable efforts. Their parents are originally from Nigeria and maintain...
  • Israel agrees to extend current Gaza truce: official

    Israel agrees to extend current Gaza truce: official
    A 72-hour Gaza ceasefire held on Wednesday and Israel said it was ready to extend the deal as Egyptian mediators pursued talks with Israelis and Palestinians on an enduring end to a war that has devastated the Islamist Hamas-dominated enclave. Egypt's...
  • Mystics Wrap Up Playoff Spot At Thibault's Former Home

    UNCASVILLE — It's been two seasons since Mike Thibault became the former coach of the Connecticut Sun and the head coach of the Washington Mystics. That's been enough time for some of the rough edges to smooth over; Thibault did spend time...
  • 'Star Wars: Force for Change' Charity Raises $4.26 Million

    The Walt Disney Co., Lucasfilm's and Bad Robot's "Star Wars: Force for Change" has raised $4.26 million to support children and families in need around the world. The fundraiser, which ended July 25, will use the money to help the United Nations...