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Mads Mikkelsen Replacing Depp As Grindelwald

(CNN) - The Fantastic Beasts movie franchise is marching on after losing one of its stars. Danish actor Mads Mikkelson is replacing Johnny Depp to portray the dark wizard Gellert Grindelwald. Depp resigned from the third film earlier this…

Ghislaine Maxwell Gets Breathing Checks In Jail

(CNN) - An attorney for the former girlfriend of Jeffrey Epstein has filed a complaint about her treatment while incarcerated. Ghislaine Maxwell is accused of grooming and abusing underage girls. The 58-year-old is awaiting trial at the Metropolitan Detention…

Queen Launches Gin With Garden's Ingredients

(CNN) - Queen Elizabeth has launched a new gin. The monarch's country home in Norfolk, Sandringham estate is producing the alcohol, according to USA Today. It's made with ingredients from the residence's garden, including Sharon fruit and plants grown…

David Blaine Investigated For Sex Assault

(CNN) - Magician David Blaine is being investigated for sexual assault. On Monday, New York Police Chief of Detectives Dermot Shea said the NYPD's Special Victims division is conducting an investigation. Sources familiar with the investigation say an accuser…

MLB Announces Tentative Date For Field Of Dreams Game

Cedar Rapids, IA (KWWL) - Major League Baseball has announced a tentative date for the Field of Dreams game. The game featuring the Chicago White Sox and New York Yankees will mark the first-ever major league game to be…

Oprah's O Magazine To End Regular Print Editions

(CNN) - Oprah is reflecting on the upcoming end of the print edition of her magazine. She wrote in the November edition that she started O magazine to help people live their lives to the fullest. And now, 20…

Snapchat Intros New Spotlight Feature

(CNN) - Snapchat is out with a new feature that appears to be a copycat of a popular TikTok feature. Snapchat is calling it "Spotlight." The company describes it as "a new entertainment platform for user-generated content within Snapchat."…

Ice Bucket Challenge Co-Founder Pat Quinn Dies At 37

(CNN) - The co-founder of the ALS ice bucket challenge has died of the disease he raised millions to fight. The ALS association says Pat Quinn died at the age of 37 Sunday. He was diagnosed in 2013, with…

K-Pop Group BTS Releases New Album 'Be'

(CNN) - The K-Pop super group BTS dropped their latest album midnight Friday and its debut video is already on its way to breaking the internet. Just hours after debuting on YouTube, the music video for the new single…

Punxsutawney Phil To Go Virtual

(CNN) - The coronavirus has forced us to change the way we celebrate holidays and special occasions. And now, there's one more tradition getting added to that list Groundhog Day. Don't worry Punxsutawney Phil, the famous Pennsylvania groundhog will…