Simon Pegg Confirms: Star Trek Beyond Is Just Like Current Political Events — TIME

Star Trek Beyond hasn’t been released yet, but it has already generated buzz for featuring the franchise’s first gay character — John Cho’s Hikaru Sulu (originally played by George Takei). Now, writer Simon Pegg has weighed in on how the film speaks to other real-world issues. The 46-year-old actor — who reprises his role as…

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A Firsthand View of History at the NAACP Convention — TIME

Cleveland—the site of next week’s Republican Party National Convention—isn’t the only Ohio city playing host this month to a large and significant gathering. Starting Saturday, Cincinnati will be host to the annual convention of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). This year’s convention has the theme of “Our Lives Matter. Our…

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Animal Advocates Sit In Hot Car To Illustrate Danger — CBS Connecticut

BOSTON (CBS) – As the clock ticks toward the end of formal sessions this legislative session on Beacon Hill, there is one bill gaining a lot of traction. It would allow first responders, and sometimes civilians, to break into cars where they see an animal in distress during extreme heat or cold. It passed the…

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Read the 28 Once-Classified Pages From the 9/11 Report — TIME

The U.S. government released a once classified section of the report about the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks on Friday. The House Intelligence Committee voted to release the pages, which are part of a larger 2002 investigation into the 9/11 attacks. This newly released section questions the Saudi government’s involvement with the hijackers and those who…

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Get to Know All the Wild and Crazy Suicide Squad Villains in These Action-Packed New Videos — TIME

The Suicide Squad released brand-new vignette videos that will tell fans more about each villain in the upcoming film. Most of the cast posted videos about their characters, who are all in serious need of some group therapy, on Friday afternoon to promote ticket sales for the film, which opens Aug. 5. The videos are…

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Star Wars Rogue One – Star Wars Celebration Reel — Graphic Policy

Star Wars Celebration is kicking off in London and on the first day the below video was shown that features all sorts of new video from this year’s Star Wars: Rogue One. The film comes to theaters December 16. A new poster for the film was also released.

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