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Why you should add 'About Time' to your holiday movie list

Each December, we bust out the holiday cheer, from obnoxious Christmas music to Love Actually on a loop. I’m all about this — I usually leave my tree up until my January birthday — but I start with a different movie: About Time.
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Saoirse Ronan and Jimmy Fallon channel an Irish pub lock-in for their holiday duet

Not yet feeling the holiday season vibes? Let this duet from Saoirse Ronan and Jimmy Fallon grow your Grinch-sized heart. For the The Tonight Show on Tuesday, the pair channeled a good ol' fashioned Irish pub lock-in, when everyone in town heads to
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Russian ride-hailing app comes to America with set-your-own-price scheme

A record-breaking cold night in Siberia back in 2012 spurred the creation of a more reliable ride-hailing service that spread through Russia and now that company is making its way to the U.S. First stop: New York City. inDriver, a new Uber and Lyft
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Critics confirm 'Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse' is pretty amazing

"In this telling of the story, it truly could be anyone behind that mask — a little girl, a grizzled detective, a middle-aged sad sack, maybe even another unassuming New York kid — and all the people wearing it are better together than
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Indiegogo CEO: We want to reach more Chinese inventors

Ten years ago, Indiegogo launched the modern era of crowdfunding by creating a place where anyone could pitch their idea, product, or creative endeavor to the entire world, asking for the funds to make it reality. Today there are no shortage of
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How to make jobs programmes work

From: Buisness-standard By Ajit BalakrishnanRecommended by: business-standardStrolling down Madison Avenue at midday the other day, I was struck by the number of vacant storefronts, their shelves empty and "For Rent" banners prominently
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A college bathroom hides a bizarre Danny DeVito shrine, and we have questions

Do you ever leave a small offering to our Lord and Savior, Danny DeVito, during your restroom breaks?  A bathroom at Purchase College in New York hides a mildly terrifying secret: The paper towel dispenser leads to a "cavernous shrine" to
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Critics are slamming Amazon's HQ2 deal hard over tax incentives, a helipad, and more

Not everyone is happy with the deals Amazon made when it picked the multiple locations for its so-called second headquarters. Some residents and representatives of New York’s Long Island City and Virginia’s Arlington reacted to Tuesday's
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Everything Harry Potter fans need to remember about 'Fantastic Beasts' before 'The Crimes of Grindelwald'

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them was released two years ago, which in 2018 time may as well have been a lifetime ago. So much has happened since then, it'd be understandable if you mostly forgot what happened in that one. But now that the
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Jimmy Kimmel is sorry to report that Trump is not done delivering hypocritical statements

"If you thought Donald Trump had already hit the hypocrisy apex, I'm sorry to report you were incorrect," Jimmy Kimmel remarked during his Thursday night monologue.  On Wednesday, a day after explosive devices were sent to not only Hillary

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