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Government's holdup of AT&T's acquisition of Time Warner worries some Government's holdup of AT&T's acquisition of Time Warner worries some
- November 12, 2017

The Wall Street Journal has reported that Trump's son-in-law and a senior aide had told Time Warner's executive vice president of corporate marketing Gary Ginsberg to dump 20 percent of CNN employees over their alleged inaccurate analysis of the 2016 presidential election. (more...)
Taylor Swift Got A Whole Ass Song Dissing Kanye West Taylor Swift Got A Whole Ass Song Dissing Kanye West
- November 11, 2017

The response has been largely positive so far from fans with many touting this as her best release yet. Taylor Swift's new album, " Reputation ", is now available in retail stores and online outlets, but as an earlier report from Bloomberg anticipated, the album is absent from major streaming services like Apple Music and Spotify. (more...)
Terry Crews Files Police Report Over Alleged Sexual Assault Terry Crews Files Police Report Over Alleged Sexual Assault
- November 10, 2017

TMZ reports that Crews filed a formal complaint on Wednesday against the Hollywood executive, even though he hasn't publicly named the accused . The actor tells the publication that he plans on filing not only a lawsuit but a criminal charge, for an undecided amount. (more...)
Ryan Reynolds Trolls Blake Lively on Instagram Further Proving They're #CouplesGoals Ryan Reynolds Trolls Blake Lively on Instagram Further Proving They're #CouplesGoals
- November 08, 2017

While shooting scenes for her upcoming movie The Rhythm Section in Dublin , Ireland , the former Gossip Girl alum looked worlds away from the glamorous Serena van der Woodsen , and the woman, who recently went through seven outfits in a single day. (more...)
Disney Has Held Talks to Purchase 20th Century Fox Disney Has Held Talks to Purchase 20th Century Fox
- November 07, 2017

Essentially, piggybacking off of Disney's reach and scale could give Fox advantages that it would not have if it continues solo. Any potential deal would exclude a number of Fox assets such as the Fox broadcast network, Fox News, Fox Business , Fox Sports, or Fox affiliates. (more...)
Ezekiel Elliott playing for Cowboys after all, just like Chiefs planned Ezekiel Elliott playing for Cowboys after all, just like Chiefs planned
- November 06, 2017

At 8:58 a.m. on Friday morning, Ezekiel Elliott got a phone call from his agent telling him to get to practice. "No", Elliott said. "This is bigger than a suspension". Chiefs coach Andy Reid admitted uncertainty, and a degree of indifference, about the situation. He was never charged with a crime by the Columbus, Ohio, authorities who investigated the allegations. (more...)
Page: Conversation with Sessions about Russian Federation trip was 'a brief comment' Page: Conversation with Sessions about Russian Federation trip was 'a brief comment'
- November 06, 2017

The documents seem to show George Papadopoulos was the adviser who offered to set up the meeting. Sessions "needs to come back before the committee, in person, under oath, to explain why he can not seem to provide truthful, complete answers", Senator Patrick Leahy, the panel's senior Democrat, said in a statement. (more...)
Actress Paz de la Huerta alleges Weinstein raped her twice Actress Paz de la Huerta alleges Weinstein raped her twice
- November 04, 2017

Gwyneth Paltrow and Angelina Jolie are among the actresses to accuse Weinstein of sexual harassment, while Rose McGowan said he raped her. I felt afraid.... She told CBS that Weinstein offered to give her a ride back to her apartment after a party in October 2010 because they lived in the same neighborhood. (more...)
Gas prices should be low right now but continue to rise Gas prices should be low right now but continue to rise
- November 03, 2017

You may have noticed gas prices have been slowly creeping up over the past few weeks and experts say it may be a while before we see that change, especially in Indiana. Patrick DeHaan from www.gasbuddy.com is warning prices at the pump could soon rise in MI to $2.99 a gallon. DeHaan expects relief once the Explorer Pipeline is repaired. (more...)
Kevin Spacey seeking 'evaluation and treatment' after slew of sexual harassment claims Kevin Spacey seeking 'evaluation and treatment' after slew of sexual harassment claims
- November 03, 2017

And on Tuesday, actor Roberto Cavazos claimed that while appearing in theater productions at London's Old Vic Theater, he rejected numerous sexual advances from the actor, who worked as artistic director at the theater for almost a decade. (more...)
Khloe Kardashian, 'Daddy' Tristan Thompson Do Game of Thrones-Themed Halloween Khloe Kardashian, 'Daddy' Tristan Thompson Do Game of Thrones-Themed Halloween
- November 01, 2017

Here's a pair of shots of Khloe exiting Bloomingdale's in New York City this past Saturday (which was also the same day as the Cavs' Halloween soiree). 'Marriage is definitely in the cards. However, Tristan may not even be her boyfriend anymore. "Khloe doesn't want to rush into anything". It's been over a month since we got unofficial word that Khloe Kardashian is pregnant, and the Keeping Up With The Kardashians star has kept coy about the news ever since. (more...)
Shah hails Modi for jump in Indias ease of doing biz rank Shah hails Modi for jump in Indias ease of doing biz rank
- November 01, 2017

In last two years, we made it to 131, 130 places. It will be only over a period of 1-3 years that the full impact of GST reform on ease of doing business can be assessed, she added. The ranking comes as a shot in the arm for the Narendra Modi government amid dissenting voices in certain quarters about implementation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) as well as demonetisation. (more...)
The Reason Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber Aren't Back Together (Yet) The Reason Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber Aren't Back Together (Yet)
- November 01, 2017

To calm the " Starboy " singer's nerves, Gomez assured him that Bieber and her were simply "just friends". The news of the pair hanging out again started to circulate when a Twitter user posted a photo of Selena and Justin having breakfast together at JOi Cafe in California . (more...)
Linkin Park honours Chester Bennington with tribute concert
- October 30, 2017

Fans were able to watch the concert via a live stream. 26p from each issue sold in the United Kingdom and online through Newsstand.co.uk goes straight to the One More Light fund , established in Chester's memory by Music For Relief , the charity he co-founded. (more...)
Five reasons why Venus Williams will win the WTA Finals Five reasons why Venus Williams will win the WTA Finals
- October 30, 2017

Nonetheless, Garcia was the more active player in the early stages, grabbing the confidence-boosting hold. She had a set point before we got to the tiebreaker. It appeared to be one-way traffic in the second set, with Williams looking heavy in the legs and no longer able to attack Wozniacki at the net. The crowd wanted more but Wozniacki was not prepared to comply with their demands, breaking again to seal victory on her second match point with a backhand victor down the line and tossing her ... (more...)
Khloe Kardashian Hides Baby Bump Again With Oversized Good American Hoodie? Khloe Kardashian Hides Baby Bump Again With Oversized Good American Hoodie?
- October 29, 2017

Photos of the reality TV star wearing an oversized hoodie of the brand surfaced online, and her baby bump is hardly visible. It was just recently that Kris Jenner hinted her daughter was expecting, telling Entertainment Tonight , 'I'm over the moon for her'. (more...)
Rose McGowan's Women's Convention Speech Goes Off On Hollywood & Demands Rose McGowan's Women's Convention Speech Goes Off On Hollywood & Demands "No More!"
- October 29, 2017

One of the key figures in the October 5 New York Times exposé on decades of sexual harassment claims against movie producer Harvey Weinstein told an audience in Detroit on Friday that her silence is over. She added: "I want to thank you for being here, for giving me wings during this very hard time , the triggering has been insane, the monster's face everywhere, my nightmare, but I know I'm not alone". (more...)
Missing teacher's husband left clues to location of a body; killed self Missing teacher's husband left clues to location of a body; killed self
- October 27, 2017

Mullowney said the couple met on an online dating website in 2006 and were married in 2007. Christopher left a note with a hand-drawn map indicating where police could find his wife's body. After more than 100 days of searching, police recovered the body of Theresa Lockhart, a 44-year-old high school Spanish teacher from Portage , Michigan , who was reported missing in May. (more...)
Kardashians ink megabucks renewal deal with E! through 2020 Kardashians ink megabucks renewal deal with E! through 2020
- October 26, 2017

Khloe is rumoured to be having a baby boy with boyfriend Tristan. Khloe , 33, is expecting a little one with National Basketball Association player Tristan Thompson , 26, while Kylie , 20, is carrying the child of boyfriend Travis Scott , 25. (more...)
Laptop Found in Las Vegas Gunman's Hotel Room Missing Hard Drive Laptop Found in Las Vegas Gunman's Hotel Room Missing Hard Drive
- October 26, 2017

Bruce Paddock , a brother of Las Vegas mass shooter Stephen Paddock , was reportedly arrested on child pornography charges on Wednesday morning in North Hollywood. Court records show Bruce Paddock has previous convictions for vandalism, criminal threats and theft, according to NBC News . Detectives had been investigating Bruce Paddock for months before the October 1 mass shooting in Las Vegas, in which 58 people were killed and hundreds were wounded, the official tells PEOPLE. (more...)
Mugabe Removed as WHO Goodwill Ambassador Mugabe Removed as WHO Goodwill Ambassador
- October 24, 2017

With questions about Dr. Tedros judgment in the first place, it's worth pointing out this WHO D-G, as a former senior leader of an authoritarian Ethiopian government, will be more comfortable with someone with Mugabe's reputation than any of his eight previous World Health Organization predecessors. (more...)
New Hilarious Thor: Ragnarok Scene Explores Loki And Thor's Relationship New Hilarious Thor: Ragnarok Scene Explores Loki And Thor's Relationship
- October 24, 2017

Occasionally, however, an auteur will come aboard the MCU and help make something truly unique-often with the help of the cast. All told, it could end up eclipsing even the Guardians of the Galaxy franchise for sheer absurdism. The stand out performance for me was Tessa Thompson as Valkyrie , when we first meet her she is a down on her luck, drunkard with a bad ass quality to her, there is a lot of pain in her backstory that comes out during the course of the film, none of which I am ... (more...)
Wolfhard leaves talent agency over sexual assault allegations against agent Wolfhard leaves talent agency over sexual assault allegations against agent
- October 23, 2017

But on Friday, APA announced through a spokesperson that the prominent agent had been terminated , following more accusations of misconduct by other male actors and filmmakers. "But I didn't want to discourage him because of the [career] ramifications". When the two finally went back to Grasham's home and Ozarowski started to order an Uber, Grasham allegedly pulled Ozarowski's trousers open and grabbed his genitals. (more...)
Mariah Carey Hit for $50k by Burglars Mariah Carey Hit for $50k by Burglars
- October 21, 2017

In a Facebook Live video posted on Thursday night, the 47-year-old singer can be seen running from room to room in her apartment while wearing a crimson silk robe. Carey is the latest addition to a long list of celebrities whose homes have been hit this year; Jason Derulo , Scott Disick , and Michael B. Jordan are among those who have been targeted thus far. (more...)
Nowhere to hide: FBI, UK Serious Fraud Office start investigating Guptas
- October 20, 2017

The family's close relationship with President Jacob Zuma has allegedly enabled them to benefit financially from state resources. Ministers confirmed that the Chancellor has asked the "relevant authorities" to look at whether banks including HSBC and Standard Chartered acted as "conduits" for laundered money. (more...)
The Tragically Hip's Gord Downie dead at 53 The Tragically Hip's Gord Downie dead at 53
- October 19, 2017

The singer announced past year he had been diagnosed in December 2015 with terminal brain cancer. The death of Tragically Hip frontman Gord Downie has led to a collective sadness across the nation, including here in London. "He was the frontman of one of Canada's most iconic bands, a rock star, artist, and poet whose evocative lyrics came to define a country". Locker rooms around the National Hockey League played Tragically Hip music, and many players commented on the loss. (more...)
Amazon Studios head resigns amid harassment allegations Amazon Studios head resigns amid harassment allegations
- October 18, 2017

Amazon Studios head Roy Price has resigned in the wake of sexual harassment claims, according to multiple outlets. Since Price's suspension last week, it appeared to be a foregone conclusion that he would not return to Amazon . Price had declined The Hollywood Reporter's request for comment. Amazon and The Weinstein Co. - the high-profile studio Weinstein founded with his brother, Bob - were partners on two forthcoming streaming TV series. (more...)
Roy Dotrice, Game of Thrones & Amadeus Actor, Dies at 94
- October 18, 2017

Dotrice now holds the Guinness World Record for the most characters voiced in a single audiobook, for tackling a whopping 224 characters in Martin's first ASOIAF novel, A Game of Thrones , which runs 33 hours and 36 minutes long in its narrated form. (more...)
Jack Dorsey promises Twitter crackdown on terrorist accounts
- October 17, 2017

The US house intelligence committee is asking officials from Twitter, Facebook, and Google to testify publicly as part of its Russian Federation probe on November 1, the same day as a planned senate intelligence committee hearing on the topic. (more...)
Here's Why Khloe Kardashian Gave Kourtney Kardashian A Butt Massage On 'KUWTK' Here's Why Khloe Kardashian Gave Kourtney Kardashian A Butt Massage On 'KUWTK'
- October 17, 2017

You definitely get a thick skin once you have been through it a lot, but pictures just keep coming up every day and they just won't let it go. "I think with any relationship the key is to always have respect for one another", she wrote Monday according to PEOPLE . (more...)
Full Trailer for Ryan Coogler's 'Black Panther' with Chadwick Boseman Full Trailer for Ryan Coogler's 'Black Panther' with Chadwick Boseman
- October 17, 2017

Not exactly, Ross. In this new trailer we get an in-depth look at the real Wakanda , which may be the most technologically savvy country in the world . 'I waited my entire life for this, ' the powerful villain growls in one scene of the thrilling superhero clip. It's been quite a while since we've heard anything from Marvel's upcoming Black Panther film. (more...)
Women ID as assault, harassment victims with 'me too' tweets Women ID as assault, harassment victims with 'me too' tweets
- October 17, 2017

On Monday, comedian Mallika Dua shared a post on her Facebook profile to highlight the extent of sexual harassment that women stay silent about. "It's repugnant to me that he would say that because we all know what he meant", she said. (more...)
Goalkeeper dies after collision with teammate Goalkeeper dies after collision with teammate
- October 16, 2017

After the collision the goalkeeper was left clearly disorientated and lost consciousness soon after , still on the field of play. Persela boss Aji Santoso confirmed after the match that Huda passed away, he said: "All of the players finished the game and went to the hospital, where it was announced that Choirul Huda had died". (more...)
Stranger Things season 2: watch the final trailer here Stranger Things season 2: watch the final trailer here
- October 16, 2017

You probably remember what went down. Of course not! The streaming service took full advantage of the day, dropping a spooky new trailer for Stranger Things, which is coming out later this month, just in time for all your Halloween festivities. (more...)
Nick Jonas Congratulates Joe & Sophie Turner on Their Engagement! Nick Jonas Congratulates Joe & Sophie Turner on Their Engagement!
- October 16, 2017

The two have been dating since last December . Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas have spoken about working hard to keep their relationship private. The couple announced their engagement Sunday in a tender Instagram post showing what appears to be a woman's hand, sporting an engagement ring , over a man's. (more...)
Watch Late Linkin Park Frontman Chester Bennington Sing on 'Carpool Karaoke' Watch Late Linkin Park Frontman Chester Bennington Sing on 'Carpool Karaoke'
- October 15, 2017

The episode begins with Kim Jeong jokily announcing that it's his intension to join the band and change the name to Lin-Ken Park in honor of his name and suggests that they throw out band member and main songwriter Mike Shinoda . "We will approach it in whichever manner his family or the people that were involved in that episode, however they would like it to be handled". Singing aside, Bennington also spoke frankly of his children, and explained that he just wanted them to embrace what ... (more...)
Gabrielle Union, Kerry Washington Join Twitter Boycott Over Rose McGowan's Suspension Gabrielle Union, Kerry Washington Join Twitter Boycott Over Rose McGowan's Suspension
- October 14, 2017

The company said she violated their terms of service by tweeting a phone number. Quite a few Twitter users noticed the company seems to have an exceptionally arbitrary and unclear policy on suspending accounts. In subsequent tweets, she urges Bezos to stop funding "alleged [pedophiles] and sexual harassers" in the industry. Heidi N. Moore , an editor and consultant who was among the first to adopt the boycott idea, told the Observer that it was meant to highlight the "appalling abuse" ... (more...)
Pregnant Kylie Jenner and Khloe Kardashian Snap Selfies Together Pregnant Kylie Jenner and Khloe Kardashian Snap Selfies Together
- October 13, 2017

KYLIE Jenner's fans are convinced she's having a baby boy after sharing what they believe is a huge hint on Snapchat. She's keeping mum so far on any baby news, but it's been claimed that Kylie Jenner has hired a whole squad ahead of her rumoured child's arrival. (more...)
Anupam Kher appointed new chairman of FTII Anupam Kher appointed new chairman of FTII
- October 12, 2017

Students had opposed his appointment as FTII chairman, claiming that he was not fit for the job and got the position for being a BJP leader. However, Anupam's appointment will attract criticism from many quarters. Some of Kher's prominent films include Saaransh , Daddy , Lamhe, Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge, Maine Gandhi Ko Nahi Maara, Khosla Ka Ghosla and A Wednesday. (more...)
Sylvester Stallone Will Be Directing, Producing and Writing Creed 2
- October 11, 2017

Sylvester Stallone is jumping back in the ring for round two. Based upon Stallone's caption of his photo with Jordan , we can assume he has signed on to direct the film, as well as taking on the role of producer with the project. Stallone co-starred as Rocky Balboa in Creed , which focused on Adonis Johnson ( MIchael B. Jordan ) as the son of Rocky's onetime rival-turned-best friend Apollo Creed in the Rocky franchise. (more...)
Dove issues apology over 'racist' Facebook ad campaign Dove issues apology over 'racist' Facebook ad campaign
- October 09, 2017

Another image showed a white woman removing her shirt, revealing a woman who appeared to be of Asian descent. Makeup artist Naomi Leann Blake shared the ad on Facebook which soon went viral. "Dove committed to representing the beauty of diversity. We deeply regret the offense it caused". Others on social media have used the incident to spread the word about black-owned beauty businesses (that won't use their advertising budgets to portray marginalized people as "dirty", or the "before" ... (more...)
McDonald's Szechuan Sauce set to return after 19 years McDonald's Szechuan Sauce set to return after 19 years
- October 07, 2017

This Saturday, the sauce will make its return to participating locations - inducing 2 in Portland - as a part of McDonald's unveiling 9 limited-time sauces to go with its new buttermilk crispy tenders . In July, McDonald's sent a jug of Szechuan sauce to the show's co-creator Justin Roiland after finding it in "a dimension where it's always 1998". (more...)
Las Vegas Strip shooter targeted aviation fuel tanks, source says
- October 06, 2017

The downtown hotel overlooks Grant Park where the Lollapalooza festival is held each year and is attended by hundreds of thousands of people. His rooms at the Blackstone Hotel faced the park and were booked for Aug. He says investigators have recovered items and video from the hotel. "When we did see he was gambling, we did not see another individual appearing there". (more...)
Blade Runner 2049 Review: The Best Sequel Anyone Could Have Hoped For Blade Runner 2049 Review: The Best Sequel Anyone Could Have Hoped For
- October 06, 2017

BOTTOM LINE A visually dazzling follow-up to one of science fiction's most iconic films . "Are you a fan of the original?" If " Blade Runner " was the nightmare of being soulless, "2049" is the dream of being real. As to which of the eight versions (!) you should revisit - they being the Workprint, the U.S. Theatrical Cut, San Diego Sneak Preview Cut, the International Cut, the U.S. (more...)
Netflix is raising its prices starting this month Netflix is raising its prices starting this month
- October 06, 2017

The price of the Standard tariff, which offers two-screens of simultaneous viewing and HD video, is going up from $9.99 to $10.99. Is this just the cost of business and it's just $1-2 more per month so it's not a big deal? If the typical American household is only willing to spend an average of roughly $100 a month on television, then it would make sense for Netflix (or Amazon , or Hulu , or whomever) to try to capture as much of that $100 as it can. (more...)
Romelu Lukaku and Marouane Fellaini miss Belgium training with injury Romelu Lukaku and Marouane Fellaini miss Belgium training with injury
- October 05, 2017

About a week after his arrest, Manchester United announced they had signed a five-year deal for Lukaku worth at least 75 million British pounds or almost $100 million. The Manchester United striker has been in fine form for his new club so far this season, scoring 11 goals in his opening 10 games for the Red Devils. (more...)
Based scientists earn Nobel Prize for work on gravitational waves Based scientists earn Nobel Prize for work on gravitational waves
- October 05, 2017

With the highly sensitive equipment up and running, LIGO was able to pick up the first gravitational wave from a collision between two black holes 1.3bn years ago in deep space. The discovery ushers in a new era of gravitational-wave astronomy and provides astronomers with a new set of tools to probe the cosmos. LIGO team's visualization of gravitational waves caused by two rapidly orbiting black holes in a binary system. (more...)
Ryan Gosling Mocks La La Land and 'Saving Jazz' In SNL Monologue Ryan Gosling Mocks La La Land and 'Saving Jazz' In SNL Monologue
- October 03, 2017

The couple partied alongside musical guest Jay-Z and his wife Beyonce , as well as cast member Colin Jost and girlfriend Scarlett Johansson . Another Close Encounter - When this sketch first started, I was certain that this wouldn't live up to the original close encounter sketch that Kate McKinnon's unfortunate character first appeared in. (more...)
USA game show icon Monty Hall dead at 96 USA game show icon Monty Hall dead at 96
- October 02, 2017

It first premiered as part of NBC's daytime line-up before moving to ABC in 1968, where it continued through 1976. As well as enjoying an enduring marriage, Hall enjoyed being the longest-running host of his legendary game show that debuted in 1963. (more...)
Prince Harry's adorable moments with baby girl as she 'steals' his popcorn Prince Harry's adorable moments with baby girl as she 'steals' his popcorn
- September 30, 2017

Yes, he is Royal for sure, but one needs his or her popcorn tub to dig into every now and then. While touring the warm-up area at the cycling event in High Park on Wednesday, Prince Harry learned that a former Invictus athlete's wife is now battling cancer. (more...)