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Watch: Tragedy, terror plague family in 'Haunting of Hill House' trailer

Watch: Tragedy, terror plague family in 'Haunting of Hill House' trailer

Entertainment
Sept. 19 (UPI) -- Netflix released a trailer Wednesday for The Haunting of Hill House, its new horror series inspired by Shirley Jackson's novel. The contemporary drama is to start streaming Oct. 12. It stars Michiel Huisman, Carla Gugino, Timothy Hutton, Elizabeth Reaser, Oliver Jackson-Cohen, Henry Thomas, Kate Siegel and Victoria Pedretti star, as well as Lulu Wilson, McKenna Grace, Paxton Singleton, Violet McGraw and Julian Hilliard. "The Haunting of Hill House explores a group of siblings who, as children, grew up in what would go on to become the most famous haunted house in the country," a synopsis said. "Now adults, and forced back together in the face of tragedy, the family must finally confront the ghosts of their past -- some of which still lurk in their minds while others may ...
Plan ahead to protect your family and your fortune from this retirement risk

Plan ahead to protect your family and your fortune from this retirement risk

Finance
Not everyone will wind up needing care in an assisted-living facility in old age, but everybody should plan for it, just in case. "When people hear the term 'long-term care,' they immediately think, Oh, my gosh, long-term care insurance. That's for old people," said certified financial planner Marguerita Cheng, CEO of Blue Ocean Global Wealth. "Just because you don't talk about planning for long-term care, it doesn't mean that it's not going to happen," she said. Paying for long-term care can be a costly and complex undertaking if you're unprepared. L...
Take these steps now to avoid or mend a family financial feud

Take these steps now to avoid or mend a family financial feud

Finance
Many families worry about their financial plan and whether or not they will run out of money. Some are living paycheck to paycheck and trying to figure out a better way to budget their monthly dollars. Money arguments are one of the leading causes couples ultimately split up. To that point, 22 percent of all divorces are caused by money issues, according to the Institute for Divorce Financial Analysis. So how do you stop those money arguments at home? ...
Game Of Thrones stars wed at family castle

Game Of Thrones stars wed at family castle

Entertainment
Game Of Thrones stars Kit Harington and Rose Leslie, who played on-screen lovers in the epic TV drama, have married. Harington and Leslie tied the knot at Rayne Church in Aberdeenshire. She wore a full-length white wedding dress and he was dressed in a traditional morning suit. Image: All smiles after the big event The actors met in 2012 while filming the long-running saga in Iceland, where they were playing Jon Snow and Ygritte. Image: Kit Harington arrives at church in Aberdeenshire for his wedding to Rose Leslie Their engagement was announced in The Times last year, and a wedding date of 23 June was posted at the Huntly registration office in Scotland.The...
Trump hosts victims of undocumented migrants amid family separations row

Trump hosts victims of undocumented migrants amid family separations row

World
Media playback is unsupported on your device US President Donald Trump has hosted the relatives of victims killed by illegal immigrants amid outrage over the separation of migrant families. "Your loved ones have not died in vain," he told the group of so-called Angel Families at the White House. Mr Trump has faced global condemnation for the US immigration policy that has seen more than 2,000 migrant children stripped from their families.He bowed to public pressure and reversed the policy earlier this week.The president signed an executive order on Wednesday to end the separate detention of undocumented immigrant children from their parents after illegally entering the country. As part of the the administration's "zero-tolerance" policy, which...