‘The Last Jedi’ holds box office top spot over Christmas
25 December 2017 | 9:54 am
This weekend's box office results are in and once again the force is strong with the newest Star Wars instalment.
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28 Dec 2016
Carrie Fisher, who rose to fame as Princess Leia in the 'Star Wars' films and later endured drug addiction and stormy romances, has died at age 60 following a recent cardiac episode.
31 Aug 2017
A new app feature allows Star Wars fans to fly destroyers all over the world.
1 Sep 2017
Action comedy "The Hitman's Bodyguard" is set to dominate the box office for a third consecutive week, with no new releases during the U.S.
10 Nov 2017
New 'Star Wars' trilogy raises hopes after Disney results miss target.
3 Dec 2017
The 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' cast and crew discuss the loss of Carrie Fisher and what the future holds for her character, Leia.
5 Dec 2017
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7 Dec 2017
Director Rian Johnson, whose Star Wars film 'The Last Jedi' is about to be released, talks about the new trilogy in the franchise he's been asked to direct.
28 Jan 2018
Amputee Jason Barnes plays the piano with a prosthetic arm that detects muscle movement in his stump using ultrasound technology and an algorithm to predict which metal finger he intends to use.
7 Feb 2018
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9 Feb 2018
A prosthetic arm developed at Georgia Institute of Technology allows amputee to play the piano
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