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Stars struck by final dramatic moment of Toy Story 4

Stars struck by final dramatic moment of Toy Story 4

Entertainment
Tom Hanks has said he had to take a "moment to collect himself" after reading the final lines of Toy Story 4.The US actor, who reprises the role of Woody, revealed his co-star Tim Allen (also known as Buzz Lightyear) had texted him before he had finished the script to warn that he was still "recovering" from the final recording. "I actually had a transcendental moment of going back to 1991 when we started all of this. I was in the same room, with the same engineers, the same people and I had to take a moment to collect myself," Hanks said. Image: Toy Story 4 writers Will McCormack (L) and Rashida Jones Producers Jonas Rivera and Mark Nielsen agreed that it was an "emotional" end, especially for the original cast who have a 24-year his...
Kim Dotcom in final bid to halt extradition

Kim Dotcom in final bid to halt extradition

Technology
Controversial internet entrepreneur Kim Dotcom has begun a final appeal to halt his extradition from New Zealand to the US on copyright-related charges. The FBI claims Mr Dotcom's Megaupload site earned millions of dollars by facilitating illegal file-sharing.But his lawyers told New Zealand's Supreme Court on Monday it was never meant to encourage copyright breaches. Mr Dotcom, who denies the charges, could face a lengthy jail term in the US if extradited and found guilty. Skip Twitter post by @KimDotcom In 2005 I created a website that allowed people to upload files to the cloud. At the time only small files could be attached to emails. Megaupload allowed users to email a...
Stanley Cup Final: Blues make lineup changes ahead of Game 4

Stanley Cup Final: Blues make lineup changes ahead of Game 4

Sports
June 3 (UPI) -- The St. Louis Blues are making lineup changes following Saturday's 7-2 Stanley Cup Final loss to the Boston Bruins. Defenseman Vince Dunn, who has been out since taking a puck to the face in Game 3 of the Western Conference Finals, will return to the defensive pairing with Carl Gunnarsson on Monday night. Dunn replaces Robert Bortuzzo. "He moves the puck as good as anybody on our team from our own end out transition-wise," Blues coach Craig Berube said. "And Dunn has the ability of doing high-end things in the offensive zone sometimes." St. Louis also elevated Zach Stanford from the fourth line to the second line. Rookie Sammy Blais was dropped to the third line. Although Berube removed goaltender Jordan Binnington midway through Game 3 after he allowed his fifth goal, th...
Europa League final in Baku: Far from the pitch and a long way from home – the surreal final

Europa League final in Baku: Far from the pitch and a long way from home – the surreal final

Sports
The next time Uefa wants to take a showpiece club final to a new footballing outpost, they could always try the moon.It cannot be that much more inaccessible than Baku proved to be for UK-based Chelsea and Arsenal fans, and the atmosphere will surely be better than it was at the half-empty Olympic Stadium on Wednesday too.Things did improve as a spectacle once the star man, Eden Hazard, decided to put his stamp on proceedings, but until then it seemed that this would be a final that reflected its build-up - unhappy, and strangely surreal. One of the few chants before half-time that could be heard echoing across the covered-up athletic track that forms the perimeter of the pitch came from the ...
Charlton 2-3 Doncaster (4-4 agg): Addicks set up repeat of 1998 First Division play-off final against Sunderland after penalty shootout win

Charlton 2-3 Doncaster (4-4 agg): Addicks set up repeat of 1998 First Division play-off final against Sunderland after penalty shootout win

Sports
JOB DONE The Addicks lost 3-2 on the night to Doncaster, but kept their nerve to get the better of their opponents on penalties with a mass pitch invasion following the dramatic conclusion to the game Charlton reached the League One play-off final where they will meet Sunderland – in a repeat of the Division One showdown 21 years ago – after a dramatic penalty shootout victory over Doncaster. After building a 2-1 lead in the first leg, the Addicks’ promotion bid was almost ended when they fell 3-1 behind at The Valley thanks to John Marquis’ goal in extra time. Charlton celebrate after their penalty shoot-out success over Doncaster Substitute Darren Pratley then forced penalties when he found the finish that ensured a 4-4 draw on aggregate, a