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Obama: Meeting with President-Elect Trump 'Excellent'

Obama: Meeting with President-Elect Trump 'Excellent'

Obama and Trump have a history of mutual hostility.Trump led the charge in challenging the legitimacy of Obama's presidency through the "birther" movement, which falsely claimed the Hawaii-born commander-in-chief was actually born outside the U.S.



'Fantastic Beasts' casts a spell: $218 million worldwide

Bestowed with glowing reviews and an A- CinemaScore, Edge of Seventeen stars Hailee Steinfeld as an awkward teen dealing with her friend falling for her brother, and was directed by Kelly Fremon Craig in her directorial debut. Overseas, the movie collected an additional $143.3 million. Rowling, who wrote the screenplay for the film , said the story was "partly informed by what I saw as a rise of populism around the world".



LeBron James sits out against Pacers

The Cleveland Cavaliers (9-1) are building another rally as they defeated the Toronto Raptors at home with a 121-117 win, extending their win streak to three in a row. High-scoring games always bring that entertainment factor in the National Basketball Association, and it was no different when Cleveland Cavaliers hosted Toronto Raptors on Tuesday.



Rooney slams 'disgraceful' reaction to late-night conduct

Wayne Rooney was photographed allegedly drinking while on global duty, and Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has now commented on the player's action. You know - your friend lent you a pencil, you have to take care of the pencil better than if it was your pencil. I always won in the first or second season so nobody here is saying 'ok let's see if he can win with Manchester United at the third season.' Nobody is saying that.



McGregor: 'Tell Floyd and Showtime, I'm coming'

The rivalry between retired boxing legend Floyd Mayweather and UFC star Conor McGregor doesn't seem to be going away. "The provocative Irishman told a crowd at a New York City nightclub later Saturday night that he would require "$100 million in cash" to meet Mayweather in a boxing ring.


Amazon reportedly in talks to carry live sports

Amazon reportedly in talks to carry live sports

They quietly hired SI/120 Sports veteran James DeLorenzo in March to head a new sports group, and they've since hired content-acquisition people and made attempts to land particular sports rights. Amazon is also looking at packaging an global package for National Basketball Association games, according to the report. A premium sports channel could entice more subscribers to Prime, which provides free shipping, music, videos and more for a membership fee of $99.99.