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Alan Rickman in the eyes of his 'Harry Potter' family: 'the finest of actors,' 'extremely kind,' 'funny'

The "Harry Potter" family was taking Alan Rickman's death hard on Thursday, if social media was any indication. Cast members and others recalled manifold memories, painting the 69-year-old as a significant influence on the young and not-so-young performers who'd worked with him in the eight films …

Harry Potter

The Volcanoes In Bali From Above

Remains of Largest-Ever Marine Crocodile Found in Desert

Paleontologists have found the remains of a colossal crocodile believed to be the biggest of its kind.<p>The newly discovered “Machimosaurus rex” …

Marvel director Joe Russo hints at looming Avengers cull

Marvel film-maker Joe Russo has hinted at a cull of some of the more popular members of the Disney-owned studio’s hugely popular Avengers team of superheroes.<p>Russo told an audience at the Wizard World New Orleans convention that film-makers planned to deal with an increasing proliferation of …

Marvel Universe

Coolest Learning Vacations

Have you ever come home from a vacation more brain-dead than when you left? Turns out baking in the sun or shlepping from place to place isn’t always …

J.K. Rowling Reveals New Harry Potter Backstory on Pottermore

Good news, Potter fans: J.K. Rowling’s website Pottermore has not only published a new Potter family history, it’s also been spruced up.<p>The Harry …

NFL power rankings, Week 3: Patriots assert their dominance, Packers get revenge

Wrapping up one of the weirdest weeks in recent memory with a new set of power rankings.<p>Week 2 was an absolute Survivor League killer. The Oakland Raiders beat the Baltimore Ravens, the Jacksonville Jaguars beat the Miami Dolphins and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers beat the New Orleans Saints, but that's …

NFL

Dancing With the Stars Eliminates the First Contestant of the Season, but Did the Wrong Person Go Home?

As you might have already heard, Chaka Khan was the first contestant eliminated on season 21 of <i>Dancing With the Stars</i>. But was she the right choice? Should Paula Deen, Kim Zolciak-Biermann, or Gary Busey have gone before her? And how did Bindi Irwin and Nick Carter do after their exceptional …

It's slow torture as Astros pound Jered Weaver and beat Angels 6-3

Jered Weaverwasn't fooling anyone Monday night, least of all theHouston Astros, who racked up nine hits and clobbered a pair of two-run homers in 5 2/3 innings against theAngelsright-hander in a 6-3 victory in Minute Maid Park.<p>Weaver baffled the free-swinging Astros in Anaheim on Sept. 11, killing …

Houston Astros