Rutger Hauer, ‘Blade Runner’ co-star and memorable bad guy, dies at 75

Rutger Hauer, a dashing Dutch actor who battled Harrison Ford in the science-fiction classic “Blade Runner” and excelled in bad-guy roles, died July 19 after a short illness, his longtime agent Steve Kenis told CNN. Hauer was 75. An AIDS charity with which the actor was involved, the Rutger Hauer Starfish Foundation, said he died peacefully at […]

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Florida inmates will spend their Fourth of July comforting dogs in an animal shelter

Instead of watching fireworks, some Florida inmates will be cuddling dogs this Fourth of July. Dogs often get frightened and anxious because of fireworks and other loud noises from July Fourth celebrations. So Brevard County designed a program to comfort the dogs as well as “help add purpose to the lives of inmates incarcerated at the […]

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Supreme Court to decide future of DACA protections for undocumented immigrants

The Supreme Court said Friday it will review next term President Donald Trump’s decision to terminate an Obama-era program that protects hundreds of thousands of undocumented immigrants who came to the US as children, setting up a potential decision in the heart of the 2020 presidential election. Per: CNN

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Billionaire bling: the most outrageously decadent dwellings

Casablanca estate, Cape Town, South Africa Over in Cape Town, South Africa, there’s no shortage of bling either. The Casablanca estate, located on the shoreline of Camps Bay, features a whole host of decadent amenities that have us packing our bags already. With plenty of custom wrought-iron work, crystal chandeliers and gold leaf detailing inside, […]

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100 best movies to watch on Netflix right now

Arnold Schwarzenegger starred in “The Terminator” as a cyborg assassin sent from the future to kill Sarah Conners, a woman whose son would one day grow up to lead a resistance against the machines. Critics rating: 100% Audience rating: 89% Critics consensus: “With its impressive action sequences, taut economic direction, and relentlessly fast pace, it’s […]

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