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Alexandra Shipp will now play Aaliyah in Lifetime biopic

One actress left, but another is now on board to portray the life of Aaliyah, who was a chart-topping singer and budding actress when her life was cut short in a plane crash at age 22 in 2001. On Friday, talk show host Wendy Williams, who is one of the executive producers of a Lifetime original …

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Al Gore is the single-issue candidate we need

Maybe he wouldn’t win, but Al Gore could still make climate change one of the biggest stories of 2016<p>With Republican pundits speculating on the possibility of a third Mitt Romney bid for the White House, I think it’s appropriate to mention another two-time presidential candidate whose moment has …

Russia bans 12 Americans including congressman from entering country

Russia has placed a congressman and 12 other Americans connected with the Guantánamo Bay detention camp and the Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq on its list of those banned from entering the country.<p>In a statement on Saturday, foreign ministry spokesman Alexander Lukashevich said Jim Moran, a Democrat …