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UC Berkeley responds to Ann Coulter speech lawsuit ultimatum UC Berkeley responds to Ann Coulter speech lawsuit ultimatum
- April 23, 2017

Coulter, in a post on her Twitter account after 1 p.m., said she had agreed to the university's conditions "not to call their bluff, but because I wanted to speak". The location will be disclosed once campus officials have finalized the details with the Coulter organization and the two student organizations that invited her, the Berkeley College Republicans and BridgeUSA. (more...)
Asian Americans outraged at United Airlines' passenger eviction Asian Americans outraged at United Airlines' passenger eviction
- April 23, 2017

In the newly released video, Emirates underlines the fact that according to TripAdvisor, they are the best airline. Munoz said the solution would be to re-examine the policies that led to the incident, allowing more room for employees to exercise common sense. (more...)
Erin Moran, Erin Moran, "Happy Days" star, dead at age 56
- April 23, 2017

Actress Erin Moran of Happy Days fame is dead at the age of 56, according to TMZ . She had a reported drinking problem and exhibited unusual behavior. The gossip was started by National Enquirer, who isn't known as the beacon of truth. Throughout Moran's career, she landed roles on Murder, She Wrote , Desperation Boulevard and Celebrity Fit Club . (more...)
Bill O'Reilly quits Fox News Bill O'Reilly quits Fox News
- April 23, 2017

Fox News media analyst Howard Kurtz then recounted the day's news and said that some women at the company had felt uncomfortable with O'Reilly's continued presence. O'Reilly's exit came nine months after his former boss, Fox News CEO Roger Ailes, was ousted following also allegations of sexual harassment. Yesterday 21 Century Fox , which owns the Fox News Channel, announced O'Reilly had been dropped. (more...)
Doctor removed from United Airlines flight files to preserve records Doctor removed from United Airlines flight files to preserve records
- April 23, 2017

United Airlines has sparked outrage for the treatment of a passenger, with one of the security officers involved in the incident placed on leave pending an investigation. Those documents are often the first steps toward a lawsuit. The attorneys also want United's protocol for removing passengers from commercial aircraft. (more...)
Fox News ends relationship with Bill O'Reilly, O'Reilly responds Fox News ends relationship with Bill O'Reilly, O'Reilly responds
- April 23, 2017

You may have already heard, there are some major changes coming to the programming lineup here at Fox News channel. Mr O'Reilly has been enmeshed in controversy since the start of this month after The New York Times reported five women were paid about $US13 million ($A17 million) in exchange for agreeing not to pursue litigation or speak about accusations of sexual harrassment. (more...)
"Harry Potter" play has magic touch at Oliviers
- April 23, 2017

Other awards that " Harry Potter and the Cursed Child " won are: Neil Austin for Best Lighting Design; Gareth Fry for Best Sound Design; Katrina Lindsay for Best Costume Design and Christine Jones for Best Set Design . It took best new play , best actor , best actor and actress in a supporting role as well as best director . Groundhog Day won Best New Musical and Best Actor in a Musical for Andy Karl, while Glee actress Amber Riley won Best Actress in a Musical for ... (more...)
Cannes Film Festival releases broad lineup, high security
- April 23, 2017

But despite that acclaim, the actress hasn't had a major hit in awhile-a fate that has completely been reversed this year, thanks to an Oscar nomination for her turn as a doting mother in Lion and a juicy role in the highly lauded HBO limited (or is it?) series Big Little Lies. (more...)
Rexahn Pharmaceuticals' (RNN) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Rodman & Renshaw
- April 23, 2017

Earnings per share (EPS) breaks down the profitability of the company on a single share basis, and for Rexahn Pharmaceuticals, Inc . the EPS stands at 0.01 for the previous quarter, while the analysts predicted the EPS of the stock to be -0.03, suggesting the stock exceeded the analysts' expectations. (more...)
Lady Gaga gives first glimpse of 'A Star is Born' remake Lady Gaga gives first glimpse of 'A Star is Born' remake
- April 23, 2017

The "Bad Romance" hitmaker shared in the caption that she's excited to finally star as the lead in a film, and she's grateful that her good friend Cooper is part of the project. Cape Town - After a failure to launch the A Star is Born remake is finally underway. Slated for release on September 28, 2018, the film will be distributed worldwide by Warner Bros. (more...)
Hernandez 2-run homer lifts Phillies over Nats 4-2 Hernandez 2-run homer lifts Phillies over Nats 4-2
- April 23, 2017

Here are five things to know for the series finale. Charlie Blackmon led off the game with a homer, and Nolan Arenado celebrated his 26th birthday with a two-run double to cap a three-run first as the Rockies took three of four in the series. (more...)
Zara Responds To Criticism For Denim Skirt's Resemblance To Pepe The Frog Zara Responds To Criticism For Denim Skirt's Resemblance To Pepe The Frog
- April 23, 2017

When customers saw the skirt, and the frog, on Zara's site these past few days, they were understandably upset. Major retailers pulling items for horrific reasons is nothing new. Online about the controversy, a spokesperson for Zara said: "The skirt is part of the limited Oil-On-Denim collection which was created through collaborations with artists and is only available in selected markets". (more...)
Britain's Queen Elizabeth Celebrates 91st Birthday Britain's Queen Elizabeth Celebrates 91st Birthday
- April 23, 2017

First World War artillery pieces manned by the King's Troop, Royal Horse Artillery, fired a 41-gun salute in London's Hyde Park at midday, which lies next door to the Queen's official residence at Buckingham Palace. We can all relate to the awful British weather here in Ireland, and it looks like that was enough of a reason to prevent King George II celebrating his birthday during the cold November month in which he was born. (more...)
Trump Congratulates Erdogan on Disputed Turkey Referendum Trump Congratulates Erdogan on Disputed Turkey Referendum
- April 23, 2017

The head of the electoral board said it had received many complaints that polling stations didn't have stamps and made the decision to accept the ballots after an appeal from a ruling AK Party official. Turkey's parliament has approved a three-month extension of the state of emergency declared in the wake of last year's failed coup. The new system outlined under the constitutional changes will take full effect at the next election, slated for November 2019. (more...)
Janet Jackson Shares First Ever Photo Of Newborn Son
- April 23, 2017

As a mother of three, I know that having a baby has a way of making you see your life in a whole new perspective. He emphasized that the "Together Again" hitmaker would never do something like that and people who think that she would should stay away. (more...)
'DAMN': Kendrick Lamar's album fires at politics, other rappers 'DAMN': Kendrick Lamar's album fires at politics, other rappers
- April 23, 2017

In the movie, Morpheus (Laurence Fishburne) offered Neo (Keanu Reeves) a choice between a red pill and a blue pill. The group's next album, Songs of Experience , remains on the back burner while the group's on the road, with current plans calling for a late 2017 release and a tour in support of the new set next year. (more...)
2Pac Is Inducted Into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
- April 23, 2017

And yet it's heartwarming to see him inducting Pearl Jam rather than Neil Young, who couldn't make it. Pearl Jam's first album Ten came out in late 1991, and they were the crowd favourites at the Barclays Center in NY. While we hope he's better and nailing his Neil Young look soon, Young's absence meant that David Letterman stepped in to do the honors. They would recognise injustice and they would stand up for it. (more...)
WWE Reportedly Planning On Using Matt Hardy's WWE Reportedly Planning On Using Matt Hardy's "Broken" Gimmick
- April 23, 2017

According to Dave Meltzer of Wrestling Observer Radio (subscription required but recommended), WWE plans on using the " Broken " gimmick on TV. Impact Wrestling recently added a trademark symbol (™) to videos on their YouTube channel containing references to the " Broken " gimmick, including " Broken Matt", " Brother Nero " and " Broken Brilliance". (more...)
Kris Jenner: Caitlyn's new memoir is Kris Jenner: Caitlyn's new memoir is "all made up"
- April 23, 2017

But the former Olympian held firm, asserting that she puts family first. "Of the most important things in my life, sex is beyond the bottom; it has been that way for a long time". Methinks Jenner is referring to Caitlyn's running commentary about their sexual relations during their marriage. Back then, Jenner replied: "Bruce Jenner is.I would say I've always been very confused with my gender identity". (more...)
Netflix Announces Docu-series On Murdered Baltimore Nun Netflix Announces Docu-series On Murdered Baltimore Nun
- April 23, 2017

According to the Daily Mail , two months after Sister Catherine was last seen buying a gift for her cousin, her body was discovered by hunters when they stumbled across her vehicle only a block away from her apartment. Though her murder was never solved, the trailer hints that she may have been killed for asking too many questions about abusive priests. Set in Baltimore , the seven-part docuseries investigates the still unsolved murder of a nun and the potential cover-up that followed, ... (more...)