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#Trending In Entertainment: Beyonce Crushes Dreams & A ‘Star Wars’ Reveal

This week, a pop icon crushed everyone’s dreams and “Episode VII” just got a lot more real.

11/07/2014

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#Trending In Entertainment: Bieber On Probation, Emmy Nominations, and Star Wars Delays

This week a teen heartthrob isn’t above the law, Emmy nominations were announced, and something happened in a galaxy far, far away.

07/11/2014

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#Trending In Entertainment: Rihanna’s Risque Dress and Bieber’s Racist Remarks

This week one pop star reveals all (literally), another is released from jail, and another faces racism allegations.

06/06/2014

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‘Star Wars’ Fans Flock To Times Square For ‘May The Fourth Be With You’

“Star Wars” fans gathered in the Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Times Square Odditorium Saturday, to celebrate what has been deemed the “holiest’ day on the “Star Wars” calendar.

05/04/2013

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White House Embraces President Obama’s ‘Jedi Mind Meld’ Comment

President Barack Obama jumbled the two most successful science fiction franchises during a news conference to discuss automatic spending cuts.

03/01/2013

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Obama Administration Rejects Petition To Build A ‘Death Star’

The Obama administration will not be starting a new “Star Wars” defense initiative.

01/13/2013

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Disney Buying Lucasfilm From George Lucas, Will Release New ‘Star Wars’ Films

Disney is paying $4.05 billion to buy Lucasfilm Ltd., the production company behind “Star Wars,” from its chairman and founder, George Lucas. It’s also making a seventh movie in the “Star Wars” series called “Episode 7,” set for release in 2015.

10/30/2012

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New York Comic Con Returns To Javits Center

If you see more Jedi Knights, Whovians, or Trekkies in the city, there’s a very good reason.

10/11/2012

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Big And Rich Give Week Two NFL Picks

Who’s ready for some football? John Rich and Big Kenny of Big & Rich, who give their picks for NFL week two.

09/14/2012

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Jon Bon Jovi Plays Key Role In Big & Rich’s ‘Hillbilly Jedi’ Album And Title

What do George Lucas, Jon Bon Jovi, and country duo Big & Rich have in common? More than you might think.

09/05/2012

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Westchester Brothers Roll Out Toilet Paper Printed With Ads

The toilet tissue is printed with advertisements and coupon codes that can be read by the user’s smartphone.

08/19/2012

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R.A. Dickey’s Wild Journey To Master Pitcher Goes Well Beyond The Perfect Knuckleball

Nerdy. Eccentric. Quirky. One thing’s for certain: At 37, years after most players’ careers have peaked, R.A. Dickey is finally reaching his pinnacle.

07/06/2012

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New Yorkers Celebrate Star Wars Day With Lightsaber Battle At Washington Square Park

Not long from now in a park not that far away, New Yorkers will celebrate the epic science fiction saga “Star Wars” with a lightsaber battle.

05/04/2012

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‘Empire Strikes Back’ Director Irvin Kershner Dies

Irvin Kershner, who directed the Star Wars sequel “The Empire Strikes Back” and the James Bond film “Never Say Never Again,” has died. He was 87.

11/29/2010

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