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Spotify Reveals Your Personal Top Artists, Tracks, Genres of 2017 Spotify Reveals Your Personal Top Artists, Tracks, Genres of 2017
- December 06, 2017

Spotify then encourages you to share your overall " wrap ". 2017 Wrapped also compiles the most-streamed songs across the United Kingdom into a single playlist , which might be useful to finally find the name of that song you've been hearing everywhere. (more...)
#MeToo movement named TIME magazine's 2017 Person of the Year #MeToo movement named TIME magazine's 2017 Person of the Year
- December 06, 2017

Time Magazine has named the anti-harassment, what the magazine dubbed "the silence breakers" as its Person of the Year, 2017. The decision to honor those speaking out against sexual assault ends a brief but feverish season of speculation led by President Donald Trump himself over who the ultimate awardee might be. (more...)
Meet 'the most handsome girl in the world' Meet 'the most handsome girl in the world'
- December 06, 2017

Fans around the world are going gaga over her big blue eyes, button nose and sweet lips, framed by long, pin straight, doll like hair. It comes after Thylane, now 16, was famously named the world's most lovely girl at the age of six - and became the youngest model to star in French Vogue . (more...)
Hate Story actress Paoli Dam marries Kolkata businessman Arjun Deb Hate Story actress Paoli Dam marries Kolkata businessman Arjun Deb
- December 06, 2017

While her wedding comes as a surprise for many, several pictures from the ceremonies are already doing the rounds of her friends and fan pages. As per an India Today report, the wedding reception will be held in Ankur's hometown, Guwahati by the end of this week. (more...)
Tiger Zinda Hai Promotions: Salman Khan cheers up teary-eyed Katrina Kaif Tiger Zinda Hai Promotions: Salman Khan cheers up teary-eyed Katrina Kaif
- December 06, 2017

As per the report of a leading daily, Katrina got emotional after watching a contestant perform on Salman's Tere Naam song. The duo also released the second track of the film, " Dil Diyan Gallan " and put up a ideal show of their camaraderie as they played some fun games on the sets of Bigg Boss 11. (more...)
YouTube planning to add more human moderators to its content review team YouTube planning to add more human moderators to its content review team
- December 06, 2017

YouTube CEO, Susan Wojcicki, says the company is working to clean up its act by hiring more than 10-thousand people to screen videos for appropriate content. Several advertisers have reportedly pulled ads from YouTube in the past few weeks as a result of stories about videos showing harm to children, hate speech and other topics they don't want their ads next to. (more...)
BBC apologizes for the news on Shashi Kapoor BBC apologizes for the news on Shashi Kapoor
- December 06, 2017

He was a member of the Kapoor dynasty, which has dominated the Hindi film industry for decades. News at 10 editor Paul Royall apologised for the error in a statement on Twitter , saying the slip was not of the programme's "usual standards". (more...)
Naya Rivera Files for Divorce from Ryan Dorsey for Second Time Naya Rivera Files for Divorce from Ryan Dorsey for Second Time
- December 06, 2017

Rivera cited irreconcilable differences with her husband. Whoever the subject of spousal support is a different matter as she asked the judge to deny any rulings to that end. The couple filed for divorce past year but called it off in a bid to make their marriage work earlier just months before the alleged incident. Our priority is and always will be our attractive son that we share together. (more...)
Lubaina Himid wins Turner Prize Lubaina Himid wins Turner Prize
- December 06, 2017

The winning artist said she felt "like I won it for a lot of people, so that's why it means a lot". In Naming the Money 2014, 100 cut-out life size figures depict Black servants and labourers who Himid individualises, giving each of them a name and story to work against the sense of the powerless mass. (more...)
HD Supply (HDS) Lifted to HD Supply (HDS) Lifted to "Buy" at ValuEngine
- December 06, 2017

ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: "Stock Traders Purchase High Volume of HD Supply Call Options (NASDAQ: HDS )" was published by Dispatch Tribunal and is the property of of Dispatch Tribunal. HDS has been the subject of a number of other research reports. Nordea Investment Management Ab increased Synnex (NYSE:SNX) stake by 2,760 shares to 16,600 valued at $1.99 million in 2017Q2. (more...)
Lionsgate Drops John Travolta's Mob Drama Lionsgate Drops John Travolta's Mob Drama "Gotti", Sells Film Back to Producers
- December 06, 2017

It was due to be released under the Lionsgate Premiere banner, telling the tale of mobster John Gotti , who was head of the infamous Gambino family. The film also stars Travolta's wife, Kelly Preston , who plays Gotti's wife, Victoria Gotti . (more...)
Editor of top gossip magazines accused of sexual misconduct Editor of top gossip magazines accused of sexual misconduct
- December 06, 2017

Dylan Howard , who now works as the chief content officer of American Media Inc ., was the subject of an internal inquiry in 2012 after two employees complained about Howard's behavior, according to the Associated Press . Most spoke under anonymity due to signing non-disclosure agreements with AMI. "I did have recommendations and I don't know what happened after those recommendations were made", he said. (more...)
Disney Reportedly Close To Buying X-Men Film Studio 20th Century Fox
- December 06, 2017

The assets Disney is reportedly interested in buying include Fox's A&E and Star TV networks, movie and TV studios, stakes in Sky and Hulu, and other assets. The FT said that if such a deal does close, Murdoch would likely "take a senior executive role with Disney". Iger is known as one of the most highly rated executives in media. (more...)
Booker carried off with groin injury in Suns loss to Raptors Booker carried off with groin injury in Suns loss to Raptors
- December 06, 2017

Entering Tuesday's game against the Raptors, Booker had scored 30 or more points in three out of the team's previous four games. The Raptors, who have scored 100 or more points in 10 consecutive games, nearly reached triple digits in three quarters Tuesday. (more...)
Bryan Singer fired from directing Queen biopic 'Bohemian Rhapsody' Bryan Singer fired from directing Queen biopic 'Bohemian Rhapsody'
- December 06, 2017

The firing comes amidst reports that the post-Thanksgiving absence wasn't the first time he'd been absent from the Bohemian Rhapsody set, with director of photography Newton Thomas Sigel stepping in to cover for him. Tension between Malek and Singer apparently became so heated that it resulted in an on-set confrontation that included Singer throwing an object at the Mr. (more...)
French rock star Johnny Hallyday dies at 74 French rock star Johnny Hallyday dies at 74
- December 06, 2017

Johnny Hallyday , the most popular of the French "rockers" has died at the age of 74. Once Hallyday discovered Elvis he decided he wanted to be a rock singer, which led to gigs in clubs and cabarets and a record contract with Vogue Records in 1959. (more...)
Labor Senator referred to High Court Labor Senator referred to High Court
- December 06, 2017

Gallagher becomes the 11th politician to be caught up in the Australian citizenship crisis, and the first Labor politician to have their case referred to the High Court. Mr Falinski has sought further legal advice after being unable to ascertain whether his USSR-born father, Polish and British born grandfathers and Leningrad-born grandmother conferred foreign citizenship on him. (more...)
Reggie Yates steps down from hosting Top of the Pops Reggie Yates steps down from hosting Top of the Pops
- December 06, 2017

In a short statement he admitted that his words "reinforced offensive stereotypes" but insisted the comment was "no reflection on how I truly feel". On Monday, Yates tweeted to say he had "taken the decision to step down" from his hosting duties and apologised "unreservedly to the Jewish community". (more...)
'Westworld, 'SWAT' Suspend Production Due to California Wildfires 'Westworld, 'SWAT' Suspend Production Due to California Wildfires
- December 06, 2017

According to Variety , both TV shows film near Santa Clarita, California. "Production of @swatcbs has been suspended for the day due to wildfires and unsafe air near our stages", read a tweet from the show's writers. No homes have yet been threatened in the area, unlike what has happened in nearby Ventura and Sylmar. In Los Angeles County, The Creek Fire has grown to 11,000 acres, and the Rye Fire is burning about 1,000 acres, according to latest updates from fire officials. (more...)
The Crown's Matt Smith Says He Feels Sorry for Meghan Markle The Crown's Matt Smith Says He Feels Sorry for Meghan Markle
- December 06, 2017

It would be no surprise if he indeed took on the role because the brothers are close. "Parents can not elect to have a child lose his or her U.S. citizenship, so the children will be United States citizens and therefore, USA taxpayers unless they decide to give it up when they reach the age of majority", said Kristin Konschnik, lawyer with London-based Butler Snow Law. (more...)