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Trending News - Monday 7/17
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In case you missed any trending news this morning!

  • Contact Music claims Will Smith has been cast as the Genie in the live-action reboot of ''Aladdin''.

  • The Daily Record claims Elvis Presley Enterprises has objected to a Scottish brewer's two new beers called Elvis Juice and Brewdog Elvis Juice. The UK Intellectual Property Office has ruled that the Brewdog Brewery must change the names of its beers

  • Eater.com claims select McDonald's restaurants are now offering a new burger. The new sandwich costs $5 and features Sriracha Mac sauce, baby kale, white cheddar cheese and crispy onions.

  • Us Weekly claims Mel B has been ordered to pay her estranged husband $40,000 a month in spousal support. Stephen Belafonte needs help paying for food, housing and his phone bills.

  • The NY Post claims Rosie O'Donnell has purchased a New York City penthouse for $8 million. It has four bedrooms, black granite, a fireplace and a glass-enclosed dining room that overlooks a river.

  • The Wrap claims OJ Simpson's parole hearing is going to be televised at 10 a.m. Pacific time this Thursday. ESPN and other networks will carry the hearing live

Lawnewz claims Ronald Goldman's family plans to go after OJ for the $52 million civil judgment they won against him.

  • NBC claims the North Smithfield, Rhode Island police are looking for a man, who trashed a Taco Bell last Thursday night. Employees say the man became irate after learning that crunchy tacos no longer cost 79 cents. He knocked over a cash register, shattered a fish tank and destroyed a computer. Cops have released surveillance video of the incident in hopes someone will recognize the man

  • Kicker Daily claims a woman from Hong Kong was recently arrested after trying to smuggle 102 iPhones into mainland China. The woman had the phones taped to her body and was wearing a large dress when border patrol agents stopped her. The woman tried to conceal the phones and 15 Tissot watches with several layers of clothing. She is now facing 3 years in prison if convicted.

  • Mashable claims Disney is building a Star Wars resort in Orlando.

Disney Parks chairman Bob Chapek is quoted by the site as saying; ''It’s unlike anything that exists today. From the second you arrive, you will become a part of a Star Wars story! You’ll immediately become a citizen of the galaxy and experience all that entails, including dressing up in the proper attire. Once you leave Earth, you will discover a starship alive with characters, stories, and adventures that unfold all around you. It is 100% immersive, and the story will touch every single minute of your day, and it will culminate in a unique journey for every person who visits.''

  • A new survey by Motorpoint reveals that only 1% of women are attracted to men who post a picture of themselves with their car on their online dating profile. 80% of men think women find these pictures attractive

Today is Global Hug Your Kid Day, National Get Out of the Doghouse Day, National Peach Ice Cream Day, World Day for International Justice, World Emoji Day, Wrong Way Corrigan Day and Yellow Pig Day

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