1. In a recent interview for W Magazine’s Screen Tests with Lynn Hirschberg series, actress Emma Watson describes what it was like to be catapulted to fame at the age of 9 when she was cast as Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter movies.
4. This video of the magical trio’s first screen test reveals that she was telling the truth (about mouthing the lines, at least).
- France's highest court has reversed the burkini ban imposed on a town near Nice, a human rights group lawyer said.
- Hillary Clinton came closer than ever to attacking Donald Trump's character and tied her opponent to the "alt-right" movement.
- Italy declared a state of emergency in the regions hardest hit by Wednesday's earthquake. At least 267 people have died and 400 others were injured.