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In terms of storytelling, Nolan's impressionistic approach places " Dunkirk " close to Malick's "The Thin Red Line": It's not about dialogue, specific characters or story arcs as much as it is about a gut level feeling, which Nolan delivers as a full body sensory explosion.
  • Russia defeat New Zealand 2-0 in Confed Cup opener

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    It's an worldwide eight-team tournament, played every four years. Russia President Vladimir Putin watched the Confederations Cup opener with FIFA's Gianni Infantino . "We feel very optimistic coming into this tournament". The All Whites cancelled their final training session today, partly for logistical reasons (it was scheduled in another part of St Petersburg ) and also because Hudson felt the team had done enough.
  • Pens look for answers as series is now tied

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    When they got behind us, they were able to do some damage off of that. "We were right there and we know if we can bring the same effort and just don't have that breakdown in a three- or four-minute span when they can score a few goals, I think we're going to have a good chance".
  • Capitol police heroes saved the day, preventing congressional massacre

    Capitol police heroes saved the day, preventing congressional massacre

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    Officer Griner U.S. Capitol Police Officer Crystal Griner was shot in the ankle but is in good condition, according to U.S. Capitol Police Chief Matthew Verderosa. "How dare they?" Pelosi exclaimed. "It is not surprising to hear of her heroism and bravery during this frightful attack". The House majority whip, 51, is a five-term Republican from Louisiana.
  • Fed rate hikes might give Wall Street an unpleasant surprise

    Fed rate hikes might give Wall Street an unpleasant surprise

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    When will Congress approve another round of Base Realignment and Closures (BRAC)? Market strategists said investors should look for a view on the debt ceiling and how the central bank intends to juggle their plans for balance sheet reduction with its hikes to the Fed-funds rate.
  • Fed hikes key rate, unveils bond trimming plans

    Fed hikes key rate, unveils bond trimming plans

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    That said, no one expects the Fed's rate hikes to turn aggressive. Her term ends next February, and it's unclear if President Trump will renominate her for a second term. Fed leaders end a two-day meeting in Washington and investors believe there's a 95% chance of a rate hike. Fed officials voted 8-1 to raise the federal funds rate to a range of 1 to 1.25 percent.
  • Alleged victim's mother: Cosby said he was a 'sick man'

    Alleged victim's mother: Cosby said he was a 'sick man'

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    Constand has said she felt her friendship with Cosby was important to the school's athletics department. Montgomery County Deputy D.A. Kristen Feden highlighted Constand's phone record pattern of calling her own cell number, which indicated checking her voicemail, then placing a call to Cosby, then a member on Temple University's Board of Trustees.
  • Irving saves his best for when Cavs face Finals elimination

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    With all of the Warriors' big guns healthy, the Cavaliers understand where they stand. In fact, Golden State only lost 5 of 41 home games all season. We're healthy, we got Kevin Durant . Durant appeared to foul James, but officials declined to make a call. The tape doesn't lie. Got to be physical.
  • 'Wonder Woman' buries 'The Mummy' at box office

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    The Gal Gadot superhero film , directed by Patty Jenkins , has quickly earned $205 million domestically in two weeks. Directed by Trey Edward Shults ( Krisha ), the $5 million film stars Joel Edgerton as a man trying to protect his family from an unnatural threat, only to find his plan go awry upon the arrival of another desperate family.
  • What happened in Bill Cosby's sexual-assault trial

    What happened in Bill Cosby's sexual-assault trial

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    She said she saw a jumble of prescription drug bottles in Cosby's bathroom. The woman Bill Cosby is charged with drugging and molesting returns to the witness stand on Wednesday, and the comedian's lawyer suggested she will turn up the heat.
  • Can Apple's HomePod Compete With Amazon's Alexa?

    Can Apple's HomePod Compete With Amazon's Alexa?

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    The new Fire TV app sounds similar to the shopping app Amazon rolled out for the Apple TV tvOS in December , although that app was only for Amazon Prime members, and it is not clear whether this one is limited to Prime members or not. The HomePod lights appear to be on the very top edge, so you can only see them when stood close and towering over it. In fact, the Echo is already spawning insane siblings, such as the Echo Look and Echo Show, to take over every room in our houses.
  • Nashville Has Reason To Party After Predators Defeat Penguins, 5-1

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    Country music icon Alan Jackson headlined a free outdoor concert in downtown Nashville on June 3, ahead of Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Final between the Nashville Predators and the Pittsburgh Penguins . Game three saw the first postseason game ever in which Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin both failed to record a shot on goal. The Penguins have an elite power play, but it sure doesn't look like it now.