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East side deli Alimentari makes the holidays easy, breezy and cheesy

With the holidays peeking around the corner, this part-eatery, part-specialty market at 306 S. Brearly is a saving grace for partygoers and hosts alike. Read more

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In uneven and grating 'Vox Lux,' a star is born out of horrible tragedy

By Rob Thomas

In “Vox Lux,” the teenage survivor of a school shooting grows up to become an unhinged, self-destructive pop star. Despite a go-for-broke performance by Natalie Portman, the combination of real-world horror and celebrity fluff mixes together about as awkwardly as you might expect. Read more


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Aquaman hits $250m at global box office before US release

'Aquaman' has earned more then $250 million ahead of its US release on December 21, after pulling in $126.4 over the past weekend. Read more

Lewis Capaldi hints at Niall Horan collaboration

Rising star Lewis Capaldi has teased that he may have been working with Niall Horan in the studio after admitting he has the "best smelling hair ever". Read more

Little Mix want Selena Gomez collaboration

Little Mix star Jesy Nelson has revealed she would love the band to team up with Selena Gomez on a song. Read more

Rian Johnson thanks 'amazing' Star Wars fans

Director Rian Johnson has thanked 'Star Wars' fans after he was at the helm for 'The Last Jedi' earlier this year, and described it as "the experience of a lifetime". Read more

Emily Blunt would jump at Mary Poppins Returns sequel

Emily Blunt has admitted she would love to reprise her role of Mary Poppins after starring in the remake 'Mary Poppins Returns'. Read more

Stevie Nicks wants to inspire women

Stevie Nicks wants to pave the way for more women to join her in becoming a two-time Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee. Read more

Philippines contestant Catriona Gray named Miss Universe

BANGKOK (AP) — The Philippines' Catriona Gray was named Miss Universe 2018 in a competition concluding Monday in Bangkok, besting contestants from 93 other countries and delighting her home nation. Read more

Top of mind: 'Justice' is Merriam-Webster's word of the year

NEW YORK (AP) — Racial justice. Obstruction of justice. Social justice. The Justice Department. Merriam-Webster has chosen "justice" as its 2018 word of the year, driven by the churning news cycle over months and months. Read more

'Outlander's Sophie Skelton on Brianna's Time Traveling, Wearing a Corset & Scenes With Tobias Menzies

Skelton talks about Bree's big episode and what's next as she makes her way to America.

'Outlander': Brianna 'Soldiers On' Into the Past for 'Down the Rabbit Hole' (RECAP)

Plus, Roger follows suit at the standing stones of Craigh Na Dun.

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