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Whole New World: Disney Streaming Debuts with Hit Brands

Whole New World: Disney Streaming Debuts with Hit Brands

NEW YORK — Disney will sprinkle its pixie dust on the streaming arena Tuesday, as its Disney Plus service debuts with an arsenal of marquee franchises including Marvel and Star Wars, original series with a built-in fan base and a cheap price to boot.

Box Office: War Epic ‘Midway’ Wins Veterans Day Weekend with $17.5M

Box Office: War Epic ‘Midway’ Wins Veterans Day Weekend with $17.5M

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Despite a fresh injection of four big movies into the marketplace including a Stephen King adaptation, a World War II epic, a glossy, holiday-themed romantic comedy and a family friendly comedy, audiences largely stayed away from theaters this weekend and the North American box office is hurting.

Michael Bloomberg 2020 Campaign Would Skip Iowa and New Hampshire

Michael Bloomberg 2020 Campaign Would Skip Iowa and New Hampshire

WASHINGTON (AP) — Michael Bloomberg plans to skip early voting states like Iowa and New Hampshire if he launches a presidential bid and instead focus his efforts on the crush of states that vote on Super Tuesday and beyond.

Study Says LGBTQ Characters Hit Record High on Television

Study Says LGBTQ Characters Hit Record High on Television

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Pose” and “Batwoman” are among the shows contributing to a surge in LGBTQ and gender inclusiveness on television, according to a new study by the advocacy group GLAAD.

AP: Tom Steyer Aide Secretly Offered Money for Endorsements

AP: Tom Steyer Aide Secretly Offered Money for Endorsements

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A top aide to Democratic presidential candidate Tom Steyer in Iowa has privately offered campaign contributions to local politicians in exchange for endorsing his White House bid, according to multiple people with direct knowledge of the conversations.

Donald Trump Jr. Shares Alleged 'Whistleblower' Name via Breitbart Story

Donald Trump Jr. Shares Alleged 'Whistleblower' Name via Breitbart Story

Washington (AFP)— President Donald Trump's son published on Wednesday the name of the alleged anonymous whistleblower whose complaint fired the impeachment inquiry against Trump, breaking strict conventions for protecting officials who reveal wrongdoing in government.

Breitbart Launches 'B Inspired News' on Instagram

Breitbart Launches 'B Inspired News' on Instagram

We are proud to introduce a brand new Instagram page called B Inspired News that will showcase true stories that we feel represent the inherent goodness of Americans.

Jury Selection Begins in Trial of Roger Stone

Jury Selection Begins in Trial of Roger Stone

WASHINGTON (AP) — Jury selection began Tuesday in the trial of Roger Stone, a longtime Republican provocateur and former confidant of President Donald Trump, who faces charges related to his alleged efforts to exploit the Russian-hacked Hillary Clinton emails for political gain.

Video: Reagan Library Evacuated as Wildfires Rage in Southern California

Video: Reagan Library Evacuated as Wildfires Rage in Southern California

A new wildfire erupted Wednesday in wind-whipped Southern California, forcing the evacuation of the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and nearby homes, as both ends of the state struggled with blazes, dangerously gusty weather and deliberate blackouts.

AP: Saudi Tycoon Used Middleman to Funnel Money to Obama's Inaugural Celebration

AP: Saudi Tycoon Used Middleman to Funnel Money to Obama's Inaugural Celebration

(AP) — When President Barack Obama was reelected in 2012, a Saudi tycoon and his business associate sent hundreds of thousands of dollars to the U.S. to help pay for the inaugural celebration and get a picture with the president, according to court documents and an analysis of campaign finance records by The Associated Press.

Former U.S. Senator Kay Hagan Dead at 66

Former U.S. Senator Kay Hagan Dead at 66

Kay Hagan, a former bank executive who rose from a budget writer in the North Carolina Legislature to a seat in the U.S. Senate, died Monday following a prolonged illness.

Fires Spread Amid Power Outages in Northern California

Fires Spread Amid Power Outages in Northern California

SANTA ROSA, California (AP) — As nearly 200,000 people remain under evacuation order from threat of wildfire, some of the millions of people in Northern California on track to get their electricity back may not have power restored before another possible round of shut-offs and debilitating winds.

Former Democrat Rep. John Conyers Dies at 90

Former Democrat Rep. John Conyers Dies at 90

DETROIT (AP) — Former U.S. Rep. John Conyers, one of the longest-serving members of Congress whose resolutely liberal stance on civil rights made him a political institution in Washington and back home in Detroit despite several scandals, has died.

Actress Rose McGowan Sues Alleging Intimidation by Harvey Weinstein

Actress Rose McGowan Sues Alleging Intimidation by Harvey Weinstein

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actress Rose McGowan has filed a federal lawsuit alleging that Harvey Weinstein and two of his former attorneys engaged in racketeering to silence her and shut down her career before she accused him of rape.

AP: Ukraine's Zelensky Felt Trump Pressure Before Taking Office

AP: Ukraine's Zelensky Felt Trump Pressure Before Taking Office

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — More than two months before the phone call that launched the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, Ukraine’s newly elected leader was already worried about pressure from the U.S.

Alec Baldwin to Hit Campaign Trail for Virginia Democrats

Alec Baldwin to Hit Campaign Trail for Virginia Democrats

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Actor Alec Baldwin, known for his mocking impersonations of President Donald Trump on “Saturday Night Live,” is coming to Virginia to help Democratic legislative candidates.

Backfire: Tulsi Gabbard Elevated in Iowa After Clinton Attacks as Russia's 'Favorite'

Backfire: Tulsi Gabbard Elevated in Iowa After Clinton Attacks as Russia's 'Favorite'

WEST BRANCH, Iowa (AP) — Hillary Clinton’s suggestion this past week that Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard is being “groomed” by Russians to act as a spoiler in the 2020 race may have had the opposite effect of what the 2016 Democratic presidential nominee intended: It’s elevated Gabbard’s candidacy and may have inspired even more ardent interest in her campaign among Clinton critics.

House Measure Condemns Trump's Syria Withdrawal

House Measure Condemns Trump's Syria Withdrawal

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House has overwhelmingly voted its bipartisan condemnation of President Donald Trump’s withdrawal of American forces from northern Syria.

Feds Arrest Another Man in Probe of Rudy Giuliani Associates

Feds Arrest Another Man in Probe of Rudy Giuliani Associates

NEW YORK (AP) — A Florida man wanted in a campaign finance case involving associates of Rudy Giuliani is in federal custody after flying Wednesday to Kennedy Airport in New York City to turn himself in, federal authorities said.

Explosive Device Blows Up at Montana Elementary School, No Injuries

Explosive Device Blows Up at Montana Elementary School, No Injuries

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — An improvised explosive device blew up in an elementary school playground in Helena on Tuesday just before classes began, authorities said, causing no injuries but leaving investigators to puzzle over what was behind the explosion in Montana’s quiet capital city.

Vietnam Bans Hollywood's 'Abominable' Over South China Sea Map

Vietnam Bans Hollywood's 'Abominable' Over South China Sea Map

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnam has pulled the Hollywood animation movie “Abominable” from theaters for featuring a scene with a map containing the controversial South China Sea nine-dash line, state media reported.

Turley: Hunter Biden Is 'He Who Must Not Be Named' in Corporate Media

Turley: Hunter Biden Is 'He Who Must Not Be Named' in Corporate Media

Law professor Jonathan Turley criticizes the establishment media's refusal to report on allegations of international corruption against former Vice President Joe Biden's son, Hunter Biden, writing that the man at the center of the accusations has become "He who must not be named.

Family Seeks Answers After Texas Police Kill Atatiana Jefferson at Home

Family Seeks Answers After Texas Police Kill Atatiana Jefferson at Home

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A white police officer who killed a black woman inside her Texas home while responding to a neighbor’s call about an open front door “didn’t have time to perceive a threat” before he opened fire, an attorney for the woman’s family said.

1 Dead, 3 Missing after Hotel Collapse in New Orleans

1 Dead, 3 Missing after Hotel Collapse in New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A Hard Rock Hotel under construction at the edge of New Orleans’ historic French Quarter collapsed Saturday morning, leaving at least one person dead and three unaccounted for, authorities said.

Authorities Order 100,000 Evacuated in California Wildfire

Authorities Order 100,000 Evacuated in California Wildfire

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A wildfire raged out of control along the northern edge of Los Angeles early Friday, forcing thousands of people from their homes as firefighters battled flames from the air and on the ground.

George Clooney 'Horrified' by Trump Withdrawing Troops from Syria

George Clooney 'Horrified' by Trump Withdrawing Troops from Syria

HELSINKI (AP) — George Clooney said on Thursday he was appalled U.S. President Donald Trump partly justified the decision to withdraw U.S. troops from Syria by stating Kurds “didn’t help us with Normandy” during World War II.

Martel: NBA Scandal Challenging Every Teenager to Condemn China

Martel: NBA Scandal Challenging Every Teenager to Condemn China

The Chinese Communist Party's attempt to censor support for pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong has created a moment in which every young American NBA fan is being challenged to reject authoritarianism, Breitbart International News editor Frances Martel noted in a Tuesday morning interview onSiriusXM’s Breitbart News Daily with host Alex Marlow.

Massachusetts Bans All Vaping, E-Cigarette Products for 4 Months

Massachusetts Bans All Vaping, E-Cigarette Products for 4 Months

BOSTON (AP) — The governor of Massachusetts declared a public health emergency Tuesday and ordered a four-month ban on the sale of vaping products in the state, apparently the first action of its kind in the nation.

Hudson: Democrats and Hollywood Are Aligned with White Supremacists on Abortion

Hudson: Democrats and Hollywood Are Aligned with White Supremacists on Abortion

Breitbart News Entertainment Editor Jerome Hudson joined700 Clubhost Pat Robertson to discuss the most explosive facts about abortion and affirmative action in his new best selling book50 Things They Don’t Want You to Know, which Harper Collins released nationwide on September 17.

Hudson: 'Affirmative Action Has Been an Unmitigated Disaster'

Hudson: 'Affirmative Action Has Been an Unmitigated Disaster'

Breitbart Entertainment Editor Jerome Hudsondiscussed the biggest revelationsin his new book, 50 Things They Don’t Want You to Know, which Harper Collins released nationwide on September 17, withhostMatthew Boyle on SiriusXM’s Breitbart News Sunday.

'Game of Thrones,' 'Fleabag' Big Emmys Winners

'Game of Thrones,' 'Fleabag' Big Emmys Winners

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Fleabag” leaped over formidable competition early in Sunday’s Emmy Awards with three awards, including the best comedy actress award and a writing trophy for series star and creator Phoebe Waller-Bridge.

Woman Bites Camel's Testicles at Louisiana Truck Stop

Woman Bites Camel's Testicles at Louisiana Truck Stop

A Florida truck driver bit the testicles of a camel at a Louisiana truck stop after the animal sat on her. The driver and her husband entered the camel's pen after their dog went inside.

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