James Franco’s support of the #MeToo and Time’s Up movements at the Golden Globes Awards prompted calls of hypocrisy from five women who have accused him of “inappropriate or sexually exploitative behavior.”
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James Franco's Two (Very Public) Sides
Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks star in Oscar-nominated 'The Post'
Star Wars: The Last Jedi 'Awake'
Meet the 'Star Wars' megafans inside the Stormtrooper helmets who show up at special events
New trailer for 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'
Star Wars: Last Jedi (new trailer)
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'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' movie trailer
Jonathan Colon is first in line to see 'Star Wars' in Bradenton
Manatee Pride Festival visitors show love for local drag queen Beneva Fruitville
Youngsters participate in MLB's Play Ball event at Pirate City
Palmetto students "Dive into Reading" at Anna Maria Oyster Bar
"The Post" is a drama about the unlikely partnership between The Washington Post’s Katharine Graham (Meryl Streep), the first female publisher of a major American newspaper, and editor Ben Bradlee (Tom Hanks), as they race to catch up with The New York Times to expose a massive cover-up of government secrets that spanned three decades and four U.S. Presidents. The two must overcome their differences as they risk their careers – and their very freedom – to help bring long-buried truths to light.
A central California "garrison" of the nationwide 501st Legion show off the elaborate, detailed and pricey "Star Wars" costumes they wear to fundraisers, special events, and extra-special moments like the opening of "The Last Jedi."
Set shortly before the events of the first Star Wars movie 'A New Hope' this story will center on a group of Rebel spies on a mission to steal the plans for the Galactic Empire's new weapon, the Death Star.
Elias Diaz crushes one of the five home runs belted by Pittsburgh Pirates players on Friday, March 16, 2018, at LECOM Park in Bradenton as the Bucs beat the Atlanta Braves 12-9. Spring training continues through March 31. and the final home game in Bradenton is March 26 against the Philadelphia Phillies.
Local youngsters ages 5 to 12 participated on Saturday, March 17, in the Play Ball baseball clinic at Pirate City in Bradenton, spring home of the Pittsburgh Pirates. The Pirates partnered with Major League Baseball for the Grapefruit League event to provide instruction from Pirates minor league players, coaches and staff.
Guests at the fifth annual Manatee Pride Festival on Saturday, March 17, 2018, interrupted Beneva Fruitville’s performance about halfway through to give her tips and praise during a performance at Bradenton’s Riverwalk.
Anna Maria Oyster Bar owners John and Amanda Horne have won a national award from the National Restaurant Association for a reading program. Last summer, Horne organized a “Dive Into Reading” program that aimed to increase literacy in students from local Title I schools. Each week, AMOB hosted about 25 students who worked with mentors to practice reading techniques.
Friends and family gather to mark the birthday of Chad Day. Day, an avid fisherman who plied the waters of Manatee County, died at the age of 24 in 2015. The second annual Chad Day Memorial Fishing tournament honors his memory and will be held March 23-24, 2018. Proceeds benefit the American Brain Cancer Association.