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Nintendo 3DS Was the Best-Selling Video Game Platform in May

06/17/2013 11:46 pm23 comments
Nintendo 3DS Was the Best-Selling Video Game Platform in May

 Nintendo 3DS continued its strong year with another first: The platform was the best-selling video game hardware platform in the United States in May. The launch of Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D on May 23 and another strong month for Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon helped Nintendo 3DS software sales in [...]

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Leonardo DiCaprio Stars In The Wolf of Wall Street

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Leonardo DiCaprio Stars In The Wolf of Wall Street

Stay tuned in this year for a new Martin Scorsese film – The Wolf of Wall Street.  Leonardo DiCaprio is playing Jordan Belfort in the true story of his downfall in the financial sector. Cristin Milioti is playing his first wife Denise.Take a look at he film trailer below. You [...]

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PRIDE MARCHES ON

06/12/2013 1:14 am1 comment
Faces and fun Pride parade 2013

From City News Service WEST HOLLYWOOD — Tens of thousands of people Sunday lined the route of the 43rd L.A. Pride Parade, celebrating the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender communities. The colorful parade began at 11 a.m. at Crescent Heights Boulevard, and continued west along Santa Monica Boulevard to Robertson [...]

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PALM SPRINGS INTERNATIONAL SHORTFEST ANNOUNCES LINE-UP FOR 2013

06/11/2013 5:57 am17 comments
PALM SPRINGS INTERNATIONAL SHORTFEST  ANNOUNCES LINE-UP FOR 2013

Get ready to put on your shorts for the 2013 Palm Springs International ShortFest & Short Film Market.  Now in its 19th year, ShortFest will showcase 330 films including 70 World Premieres, 55 North American Premieres and 14 U.S. Premieres.  The selection of films for screening and competition features star-studded [...]

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The Fifth Harmony X Factor Girl Group Debut’s Their First Single

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The Fifth Harmony X Factor Girl Group Debut’s Their First Single

  The Harmonizers — fans of America’s only teen pop female vocal group Fifth Harmony (5H) have spoken. Ensuring that their voice was heard, the dedicated Harmonizers launched an online campaign demanding the group’s first single by creating numerous worldwide trending topics, including hashtags such as #EpicWeWantThe5HSingle and #WeWant5HMissMovinOn. Due [...]

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Evangelical Lutherans elect first openly gay bishop

06/10/2013 11:49 pm17 comments
Evangelical Lutherans elect first openly gay bishop

By Dan Merica and Daniel Burke CNN For more than two decades, the Rev. R. Guy Erwin couldn’t officially be a priest in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. On May 31, he was elected a bishop. Erwin’s election signals a shift not only for the nation’s seventh largest church, [...]

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Cinemark’s Classic Series to Feature Four Steven Spielberg RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK on June 9 and 12, 2013

06/09/2013 7:36 am10 comments
Cinemark’s Classic Series to Feature Four Steven Spielberg  RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK on June 9 and 12, 2013

Cinemark Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CNK), one of the world’s largest motion picture exhibitors, is pleased to announce the next film in our Classic Series will feature director Steven Spielberg’s RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK on June 9 and 12. Other future films to play in this current series line-up will [...]

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Miranda Lambert, stunned on-lookers during her CMA Music Festival performanc

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Miranda Lambert, stunned on-lookers during her CMA Music Festival performanc

Country icon, Miranda Lambert, stunned on-lookers during her CMA Music Festival performance in a pair of knee-high, embellished boots by Luichiny Shoes.  The country cutie paired her awe-inspiring boots with black leather pants and a sequin emblazoned bustier.  Miranda looked exceptionally beautiful on-stage during the first day of the highly-anticipated [...]

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Six killed in Santa Monica shooting spree

06/07/2013 11:45 pm3 comments
Santa Monica College students communicate with their cell phones while on lockdown Friday after a campus shooting.

SANTA MONICA — Six people were killed Friday in a rolling wave of violence that began with a shooting and fire in a Santa Monica neighborhood, then continued with a gunman firing randomly at people and vehicles on Pico Boulevard and then on the campus of Santa Monica College, where [...]

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‘Night Stalker’ Richard Ramirez dies

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Convicted Night Stalker Richard Ramirez died of natural causes Friday.

“Night Stalker” Richard Ramirez — who spent more than 23 years on death row for murdering 13 people during a 14-month crime spree that terrorized the Southland in the mid-1980s — died early Friday, state prison officials said. Ramirez, 53, died of natural causes at Marin General Hospital, according to [...]

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