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8 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

a Universal Studios Japan to Boost Annual Visitors by Two Million...

The new attraction, which cost $444 million, is part of a plan to revitalize the theme park and attract people from around Asia.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Merinews

The Boy Who Lived is back with a bang: Rowling entrances fans with a new Harry Potter story

"There are celebrities- and then there are celebrities." J.K. Rowling's latest short story on Harry Potter coming after 7 years of the final novel in the series, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows begins thus.

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The Star Online

The Silkworm

Galbraith, whom everyone now knows as that scrappy young writer, J.K. Rowling, creates a cast of sympathetic characters that are extremely easy to identify and connect with.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Philip Greenspun's Weblog

Killing oneself for career, English-style

The plot concerns a private detective who takes a break from his usual work of helping women turn their marriages into cash by searching for a missing writer: "Strike had recently helped several wealthy young women rid themselves of City husbands who had become much less attractive to them since the financial crash.

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ITV

Emma Watson 'so sad' to hear of actor's death

Emma Watson, who played Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter films, said she was "so sad" to hear that actor Dave Legeno had died.

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KMIZ

Survivor quotes Harry Potter after bloodshed

Cassidy Stay has seen the worst -- the brutal killings of her parents and siblings, ages 4 to 13, in their Texas home.

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Related Topix: Harry Potter, Books, Violent Crime, Texas, Easy-Listening, Authors

CNN

Sole survivor quotes Dumbledore

Cassidy Stay has seen the worst -- the brutal killings of her parents and siblings, ages 4 to 13, in their Texas home.

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Mirror.co.uk

Harry Potter Quidditch World Cup Final: Brazil suffer another embarrassing defeat

In JK Rowling's latest instalment on the Pottermore website, Bulgaria thrashed their South American rivals to claim the championship in the broomstick contact sport.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Denver Post

What's the spell for "rewrite the ending"?

British author J.K. Rowling poses for photographers at the Southbank Centre in London in 2012.

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Park Record

Teri Orr: The sweetness of summer/a mountain of issues

My always thoughtful, part-time neighbor knocked on the door this week with a giant bag of cherries.

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Related Topix: Authors, Books, Home Gardening, Home, Opinion, Park City, UT

Financial Times

'The Silkworm', by Robert Galbraith

JK Rowling published her first adult fiction, The Casual Vacancy , in September 2012, to mixed reviews.

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Trend Hunter Magazine

Wizardly Travel Posters - These Hogwarts Express Prints Celebrate the ...

J.K. Rowling's recently released some new Harry Potter material on her fan site Pottermore and has social media buzzing.

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Unshelved

Book Club on Friday, July 11, 2014

Why I picked it up : I was excited to hear that J.K. Rowling had written this mystery novel under a pen name.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Harry Potter superfan: Why the new story makes me cringe

The Herald's resident Harry Potter geek has a problem with the new story. And it's not about the boy wizard and his mates getting old.

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Stourbridgenews.co.uk

Black Country historian immortalised in artwork

A BLACK Country glass and waterways expert was shocked to discover he's been immortalised with the likes of rock star Robert Plant and author JK Rowling in a piece of art adorning the new-look Crown Centre.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Robert Plant, Authors, Books, West Midlands County, England, Worcestershire County, England, United Kingdom, Staffordshire County, England, Led Zeppelin

NEWS.com.au

Block judge's controversial new gig

THE singer and her NFL player husband tied the knot a few days ago - and WHO magazine has the first stunning pics of their big day.

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Bradenton.com

10 things to love about Diagon Alley

A fire-breathing dragon sits atop Gringotts Bank at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter -- Diagon Alley.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Perez Hilton

Couldn't Make The Harry Potter Diagon Alley Opening? Here's All The...

There is not doubt about the fact that the Harry Potter fan base is one of the biggest in the world! Come on, just yesterday J.K. Rowling pulled a BeyoncA© and dropped a new short story about 34-year-old Harry out of NO WHERE and the internet pretty much freaked out! So, it's no wonder that the opening of the brand new Diagon Alley theme park ... (more)

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The State

Harry Potter is back in new J.K. Rowling story

In this Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012 file photo, British author J.K. Rowling poses for photographers at the Southbank Centre in London.

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WTVG-TV Toledo

Harry Potter is back! J.K. Rowling publishes new story with characters in their 30s

Is Ben Affleck's Nick Dunne a murderer? That's the question on everyone's mind in the newest trailer for David Fincher's highly anticipated "Gone Girl."

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