Arts&Culture


2 groups investigate sex harassment claim against New York City Ballet leader 2 groups investigate sex harassment claim against New York City Ballet leader
- December 05, 2017

Rob Daniels, a spokesman for City Ballet, said that since 2010 it "has had a policy precluding a reporting relationship between a supervisor and subordinate where a romantic relationship exists". Both NYCB and the school told that publication that the allegations in the letter had not yet been substantiated but that the "safety and well-being of our students is our absolute priority". (more...)
Mascherano: Mascherano: "Barcelona success cycle nears an end"
- December 05, 2017

Follow the stars and start making more informed bets with StrataBet. "We will have to see [whether is necessary to sign a new one]". Mundo Deportivo has since reported that Mascherano has put in a transfer request, with his eyes on a January move to the Chinese Super League and increased playing time ahead of Argentina's 2018 World Cup campaign. (more...)
Katy Perry, Archdiocese Win $15 mil Verdict Over LA Convent Katy Perry, Archdiocese Win $15 mil Verdict Over LA Convent
- December 05, 2017

It looks like a years-long court battle over a Los Feliz convent has paid off for Katy Perry . The singer and Archdiocese of Los Angeles officials have been awarded a share of £7.4 million after winning punitive damages in a dispute over the former home of the Sisters of the Most Holy and Immaculate Heart of the Virgin Mary. (more...)
K-pop titans BTS break into US Top 40 K-pop titans BTS break into US Top 40
- December 05, 2017

Billboard shared the news today, adding that hip-hop track MIC Drop , featuring American rapper Desiigner and remixed by American record producer Steve Aoki , had launched with 9.8 million first-week streams in the U.S. Guinness World Records recently said BTS had more Twitter engagements than any other music group, defined by the average number of retweets. " Gangnam Style " controversially only reached number two on the Billboard Hot 100 - before tracking firm Nielsen Music made ... (more...)
St Paul's security alert: Area on lockdown after suspicious package found St Paul's security alert: Area on lockdown after suspicious package found
- December 05, 2017

Police have confirmed that the item is "non-suspicious". "Cordons are in place around the street and people are advised to avoid the surrounding area". Workers trapped in their offices shared photos on social media of the usually busy area eerily quiet as police worked to investigate the package. She said: 'There are dogs and police everywhere and all around St Paul's station has been cornered off. (more...)
Baahubali 2 Was 2017's Top Twitter Trend Baahubali 2 Was 2017's Top Twitter Trend
- December 05, 2017

It earned a whopping 112, 984 likes and 68, 808 retweets! Directed by Vignesh Shivan, Thaanaa Serndha Koottam bankrolled under the Studio Green banner along with a musical score by Anirudh Ravichander has Keerthy Suresh playing the female lead followed by Karthik, Ramya Krishnan, Senthil, RJ Balaji, Nandha, Thambi Ramaiah, Sathyan among others in vital supporting roles. (more...)
House of Cards to return for Final Season without Kevin Spacey House of Cards to return for Final Season without Kevin Spacey
- December 05, 2017

Season six, which was scheduled to air in 2018, will count just eight episodes instead of the regular 13 made for previous installments of the hit show, in which Spacey plays a corrupt U.S. With plot details yet to be revealed, the sixth installment of House of Cards will be just eight episodes long, considerably shorter than previous seasons. (more...)
Dustin Hoffman & John Oliver Get Heated Over Harassment Claims Dustin Hoffman & John Oliver Get Heated Over Harassment Claims
- December 05, 2017

When the 80-year-old actor said, "You weren't there", Oliver drew gasps from the crowd when he shot back with, "I'm glad [I wasn't]". "It feels like a cop-out to say 'it wasn't me.' Do you understand how that feels like a dismissal?" Several times Oliver sought to move on and talk about the film but Hoffman returned to the subject of harassment, growing testy as he said Oliver was not keeping an "open mind" and was "unquestionably believing accusers". (more...)
Chris Pratt, Melissa McCarthy to guest-host Jimmy Kimmel Live Chris Pratt, Melissa McCarthy to guest-host Jimmy Kimmel Live
- December 05, 2017

The defects meant that Billy wasn't getting enough oxygen in his lungs when he was born because he had a blocked pulmonary valve and a hole in his heart. Kimmel and his wife, Molly McNearney, are also parents of daughter Jane, 3. Chris Pratt will be the first of several guest hosts filling in for Kimmel. (more...)
AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc (AMC) Stake Raised by Rothschild Asset Management Inc
- December 05, 2017

Mittleman Brothers Llc acquired 684,072 shares as Amc Entmt Hldgs Inc (AMC)'s stock declined 18.91%. (NYSE:AMC). Millennium Management Ltd Limited Liability Company has 1.54M shares. (NYSE:AMC). Ubs Asset Mngmt Americas Inc reported 398,761 shares stake. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 51.2% compared to the same quarter last year. (more...)
The Twin Capital Management Inc. Purchases New Stake in FMC Corp (FMC)
- December 05, 2017

ORBCOMM Inc. (NASDAQ:ORBC) has risen 5.18% since December 4, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 20.19% the S&P500. Weybosset Research & Management Llc increased F M C Corp ( FMC ) stake by 43.31% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. (more...)
First panda born in France First panda born in France
- December 05, 2017

Yuan Meng was born on August 4, named after his father, he had been called "Mini Yuan Zi" so far. President Emmanuel Macron's wife has kept out of the spotlight since his victory in May, assisting with major state visits and foreign trips but avoiding speaking engagements or interviews. (more...)
Oakland city workers plan to strike Tuesday
- December 05, 2017

The city is bracing for a major shutdown of public services on Tuesday, as unions representing most of Oakland's civilian workforce have threatened to strike. The city says the strike is unlawful. Furthermore, the City still refuses to prioritize the health and safety challenges facing Oakland residents and workers. (more...)
Earnings Analysis Of Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX)
- December 05, 2017

Technical traders may be staring at recent indicator levels on shares of Boston Scientific Corporation ( BSX ). Greenwood Capital Associates LLC now owns 53,330 shares of the medical equipment provider's stock worth $1,478,000 after acquiring an additional 564 shares during the period. (more...)
I'm A Celeb's Toff Is Hit With Fresh 'Fake' Claims I'm A Celeb's Toff Is Hit With Fresh 'Fake' Claims
- December 05, 2017

To win the trial, named Snakes R High, Toff had to remain in the glass coffin for ten minutes, while the snakes slithered around her. "Oh my God they're ugly", she gasped, as some of the creatures slid into the cage alongside her. While she has previously done well in Bushtucker trials, Toff looked visibly distressed as she hovered in the glass box. 'From a mum's point of view watching her is pretty nerve wracking, but we love seeing her little smiley face on there. (more...)
Selena Gomez Changes Her Look Five Times in London! Selena Gomez Changes Her Look Five Times in London!
- December 05, 2017

The sexy flash comes after the singer was announced Billboards Women of the Year Award to reuniting with her former flame Justin Bieber . If hugging a giant, furry teddy bear could be rendered into a clothing item, it would be this jacket. (more...)
Quentin Tarantino and JJ Abrams Team Up for 'Star Trek' Movie Quentin Tarantino and JJ Abrams Team Up for 'Star Trek' Movie
- December 05, 2017

Should this script be good enough, it sounds like Tarantino himself might even climb aboard and direct the fourth entry of the film franchise rebooted by J.J. "The only thing that limited them was their '60s budget and eight-day shooting schedule", Tarantino revealed. Tackling a intellectual property like Star Trek would be a marked shift for Tarantino. (more...)
Spain keeps Catalan independence leaders behind bars ahead of elections Spain keeps Catalan independence leaders behind bars ahead of elections
- December 05, 2017

The central government sacked the previous regional government within hours of the declaration and called a regional election for December 21. Six other former members of the regional cabinet, also charged with sedition, were set bail at 100,000 euro ($118,570) each. (more...)
Grupo Televisa SA (TV) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
- December 05, 2017

Lone Pine Capital Llc who had been investing in Grupo Televisa Sa for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $9.43 billion market cap company. (NYSE:MSCI). Mutual Of America Capital Management Ltd Liability Com invested in 73,621 shares. Goldman Sachs Gp has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in MSCI Inc. (more...)
Richard Cordray Is Expected To Announce His Bid For Governor Tomorrow Richard Cordray Is Expected To Announce His Bid For Governor Tomorrow
- December 05, 2017

Richard Cordray answers questions at the Reuters Washington Summit in Washington, DC, U.S. October 23, 2013. Cordray will make an announcement at Lilly's Kitchen Table, a diner in his hometown of Grove City just south of Columbus. Ohio's current governor, Republican John Kasich, can't seek re-election when his second term ends in early 2019. Those four hope to win the Democratic nomination for governor in the May 8 primary five months from now. (more...)