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  1. Scottish Independence Vote: Celebrities Take to Twitter With Last-Minute Pleas

    3:22 am 9/18/2014

    Stars backing "yes" and "no" sides reach out to Scots on day of reckoning Read more

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  2. Bob Geldof, Eddie Izzard Plead for Scotland to Remain Part of U.K.

    2:58 am 9/16/2014

    "The United Kingdom is one of the greatest ideas for the modern age," the singer tells a rally in LondonRead more

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  3. Scottish Independence Vote Sparks Celebrity Civil War

    4:41 am 9/12/2014

    Gerard Butler and Sean Connery back independence, while English stars from David Bowie to J.K. Rowling ask the Scots to stay Read more

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  4. 'Harry Potter' Spinoff 'Fantastic Beasts' Nabs David Yates to Direct

    11:36 am 8/20/2014

    Yates directed four "Harry Potter" moviesRead more

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  5. Singing Sorceress Takes to the Stage in J.K. Rowling's New Pottermore Post

    4:45 am 8/18/2014

    The author's latest update to her online Harry Potter world delves into the life of "wizarding singing sensation" CelestinaRead more

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  6. Mick Jagger, Judi Dench, Simon Cowell, Others Urge Scotland to Stay in U.K.

    6:28 am 8/7/2014

    A letter signed by 200 U.K. personalities, including Sting, Helena Bonham Carter, Steve Coogan and others, asks Scots to vote "no" in a Sept. 18 independence referendum.Read more

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  7. J.K. Rowling Reunites Older Harry Potter With Hogwarts Friends in Pottermore Post

    5:30 am 7/8/2014

    UPDATED: The author's new story, set at the final of the Quidditch World Cup, briefly crashed her Pottermore website.Read more

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  8. Warner Bros. to Shoot J.K. Rowling's 'Fantastic Beasts' at U.K. Home of 'Harry Potter' Franchise ‎

    5:05 am 7/4/2014

    The studio will film the movie at its Warner Studios Leavesden, which it is in the process of expanding, outside of London.‎Read more

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  9. Defending Champion Spain Eliminated From World Cup: Hollywood Reacts

    4:51 pm 6/18/2014

    When the 2010 World Cup champs were knocked out of the tournament, it wasn't just the Spanish fans who were shocked — as 8.2 million tweets were sent about the match, including from J.K. Rowling and Zoe Saldana.Read more

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  10. J.K. Rowling Calls Scottish Independence Efforts 'Death Eaterish'

    7:20 am 6/11/2014

    "It carries serious risks," said the "Harry Potter" author who donated $1.68 million to the anti-independence "Better Together" campaign.Read more

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