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Melissa McCarthy motors through New York dressed as Sean Spicer

Melissa McCarthy motors through New York dressed as Sean Spicer

Published 12/05/2017

Melissa McCarthy stands on a mobile lectern as she is filmed portraying White House spokesman Sean Spicer for an upcoming episode of Saturday Night Live on the west side of midtown Manhattan, in a still image from video taken in New York City, New York, U.S. May 12, 2017. Courtesy of James D'Adamo/Handout via REUTERS

Actress Melissa McCarthy took her impersonation of Sean Spicer, the White House press secretary, to the streets of New York City on Friday, rolling through midtown traffic on a motorized lectern in an apparent shoot for "Saturday Night Live."

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Palestinian film festival opens in Gaza

Palestinian film festival opens in Gaza

Published 12/05/2017

A film is screened during the third edition of the Red Carpet Film Festival, at the seaport of Gaza City May 12, 2017. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

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Disney`s `Pirates` rolls out red carpet for rare China premiere

Disney`s `Pirates` rolls out red carpet for rare China premiere

Published 11/05/2017

Fans wait ahead of the red carpet event for the global premiere of the film 'Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales', in Shanghai, China May 11, 2017. REUTERS/Aly Song

Walt Disney Co's latest outing of "Pirates of the Caribbean" rolled out the red carpet in Shanghai on Thursday in a rare world premiere in China for a Hollywood blockbuster as U.S. producers look to woo moviegoers in the Middle Kingdom.

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`King Arthur` director says David Beckham `great on screen`

`King Arthur` director says David Beckham `great on screen`

Published 11/05/2017

David Beckham poses at the European premiere of ''King Arthur: Legend of the Sword'' in London, Britain May 10, 2017. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

David Beckham has received some scathing reviews in the British press for his cameo in the film "King Arthur: Legend of the Sword", but director Guy Ritchie has given the former soccer star the thumbs up for his performance.

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Any Olympics is a win, says Los Angeles mayor

Any Olympics is a win, says Los Angeles mayor

Published 11/05/2017

LA 2024 Chairman Casey Wasserman speaks next to Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti on the Lakers home court at the Staples Center during a news conference following a day of meetings with members of the International Olympic Committee Evaluation Commission for the Summer 2024 Olympic Games in Los Angeles, California, May 10, 2017. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Los Angeles Olympic bid officials appeared to soften their hardline stance, backing away on Wednesday from a non-negotiable 2024 Summer Games or nothing position.

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Barry Manilow says coming out as gay is `a beautiful experience`

Barry Manilow says coming out as gay is `a beautiful experience`

Published 11/05/2017

Recording artist Barry Manilow performs during his ''One Last Time! Tour'' at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California April 14, 2015. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Veteran singer Barry Manilow said coming out publicly about being gay was a "beautiful experience," as he was honored for his long-standing career in the music industry.

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Singer Luis Miguel settles $1 million debt case in Los Angeles

Singer Luis Miguel settles $1 million debt case in Los Angeles

Published 11/05/2017

FILE PHOTO: Mexican singer Luis Miguel performs during the International Song Festival in Vina del Mar city, about 121 km (75 miles) northwest of Santiago, February 22, 2012. REUTERS/Eliseo Fernandez/File Photo

Luis Miguel, the balladeer known as "El Sol de Mexico," has settled a court battle over a $1 million debt he was ordered to pay his former manager and attorneys, according to legal papers filed in Los Angeles on Wednesday.

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Johnson confident this Players Championship will be different

Johnson confident this Players Championship will be different

Published 11/05/2017

May 7, 2017- Wilmington, NC, USA- Dustin Johnson hits out of the third fairway during the final round of the Wells Fargo Championship golf tournament at Eagle Point Golf Club. Mandatory Credit: Jim Dedmon-USA TODAY Sports

Sterling play has been a challenge for Dustin Johnson at The Players Championship, but the American world number one is hoping this week's tournament will be more indicative of his recent success.

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Wasps` Gopperth named RPA player of the year

Wasps` Gopperth named RPA player of the year

Published 10/05/2017

Britain Rugby Union - Harlequins v Wasps - Aviva Premiership - Twickenham Stoop - 28/4/17 Jimmy Gopperth of Wasps kicks a penalty Mandatory Credit: Action Images / Henry Browne Livepic

Wasps fly-half Jimmy Gopperth was named the Player's Player of the Year by the Rugby Players' Association (RPA) on Wednesday, after a stellar season that has propelled his side to the top of the Aviva Premiership.

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Masters champion Garcia returns to action at The Players

Masters champion Garcia returns to action at The Players

Published 10/05/2017

Oct 2, 2016- Chaska, MN, USA- Sergio Garcia of Spain reacts to a putt on the 15th green during the single matches in 41st Ryder Cup at Hazeltine National Golf Club. Mandatory Credit: Rob Schumacher-USA TODAY Sports / Reuters

Masters champion Sergio Garcia enjoyed a four-week celebration after his Augusta triumph highlighted by the ceremonial kick-off at El Clasico in Madrid, but he gets back to business on Thursday at The Players Championship.

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