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Jimmy Kimmel opens late night show with son Billy Jimmy Kimmel opens late night show with son Billy
- December 12, 2017

Kimmel had gone on a week's break to spend time with his family as his seven-month-old son Billy recovers from a successful heart surgery performed last week. About one in eight children in the USA are covered by the program, which has not been a partisan issue, until now, when CHIP funding expired as Republicans try to get "tax cuts for their millionaire and billionaire donors", Kimmel said. (more...)
Nuclear war 'one tiny tantrum away,' warns Nobel Peace Prize victor Nuclear war 'one tiny tantrum away,' warns Nobel Peace Prize victor
- December 12, 2017

On Sunday, the Nobel victor once again urged the remaining countries to sign the treaty. We in the WCC are proud of being their partner. Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews joined Greens and Labor MPs in congratulating ICAN on receiving the Nobel Peace Prize. (more...)
Pres. Trump calls CNN's Don Lemon the 'dumbest man on television!' Pres. Trump calls CNN's Don Lemon the 'dumbest man on television!'
- December 12, 2017

This standard-issue insult provided Atlanta-based CNN with an opportunity to release its own snippy response: "In a world where bullies torment kids on social media to devastating effect on a regular basis with insults and name calling, it is sad to see our president engaging in the very same behavior himself". (more...)
Harry Potter Mobile RPG Game Announced Harry Potter Mobile RPG Game Announced
- December 12, 2017

There's another new Harry Potter smartphone game in development - this time, a narrative-based RPG where you get to attend Hogwarts. Interactive Entertainment's Portkey Games , a new label dedicated to creating gaming experiences set within the Harry Potter world. (more...)
Harry Styles, Katy Perry, Usher sing for special Christmas Carpool Karaoke Harry Styles, Katy Perry, Usher sing for special Christmas Carpool Karaoke
- December 12, 2017

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Manning does not have storybook return. Didn't matter Manning does not have storybook return. Didn't matter
- December 12, 2017

Manning didn't want to start simply to keep the streak going, so he sat the bench last week. McAdoo had said the team needed to evaluate quarterbacks Geno Smith and rookie Davis Webb . "This is what I'll talk to [offensive coordinator Mike Sullivan] and [quarterbacks coach Frank Cignetti] about", Spagnuolo said. "He's a good quarterback, I think the system is going to function just the same". (more...)
Laura Dern Adds Her Hollywood Star To The Star Wars Galaxy
- December 12, 2017

The film had its world premiere Sunday in Los Angeles . "Rian Johnson (director) called to ask me to lunch and talk about something", Dern explain, "and then Kathleen Kennedy (producer) also called and I knew something was up". I've said it's like the balance between opera and bubble gum. "It's a Star Wars movie, and the energy tonight is pretty awesome", said a beaming Andy Serkis, who plays the villain Supreme Leader Snoke. (more...)
Anushka Sharma And Virat Kohli Starts A New Innings Anushka Sharma And Virat Kohli Starts A New Innings
- December 12, 2017

Virat and Anushka broke the internet posting same tweets on social media. Here are all the deets you want to know about Viruskha's attractive wedding! In the picture, the attractive couple is seen laughing happily during the " phera " ceremony, while in another, a smiling Anushka is seen holding the garland to place it on Virat, who is held aloft by friends. (more...)
The Cure to headline BST Hyde Park festival in 2018 The Cure to headline BST Hyde Park festival in 2018
- December 12, 2017

The Cure have announced details of an exclusive European concert for 2018. The supporting cast looks impeccable, too, with The Cure joined by some stellar guests. The band will play Barclaycard presents British Summer Time Hyde Park on Saturday July 7. Get backstage sneak peeks and a true view into our world as the fun and games unfold. (more...)
Varun Dhawan Unveils New Still From Sui Dhaaga Varun Dhawan Unveils New Still From Sui Dhaaga
- December 12, 2017

While the social network is on FIRE as the congratulatory messages for the couple are coming in endlessly, Varun Dhawan took to Twitter to remind everyone that "Hey!" Varun can be seen hard at work at a sewing machine and the actor wears a exhausted expression on his face - a sign of all the hard work he is putting in the training, maybe? While there is news of Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma's wedding all over the internet, the makers of the film Sui Dhaaga have released the first look ... (more...)
Bigg Boss 11: Lab workers try to make robots laugh Bigg Boss 11: Lab workers try to make robots laugh
- December 12, 2017

Later, Luv Tyagi tells Akash about the same but he again approaches Shilpa. Luv writes a get well soon message for Hina on a tissue paper with the help of nail paint. Breaking apples gives the power to nominate the contestants. Akash Dadlani gets a warning Irritated by Akash's behaviour, Shilpa spoke to Puneesh, Hiten, Vikas and Luv about her concerns. (more...)
Pawan Kalyan's Agnyaathavaasi Second single Pawan Kalyan's Agnyaathavaasi Second single "Gaali Vaaluga" Review
- December 12, 2017

The first song Baitikochi Chuste received a raving response signifying a great beginning for the composer, who is debuting in the Telugu film industry with the Pawan Kalyan starrer. The film was shot extensively on sets in Hyderabad and a few songs were shot in Bulgaria. The film is slated to release as Sankranthi Special. Film's music is done by Anirudh Ravichander, and V Manikandan's cinematography, while Kotagiri Venkateshwara Rao is the editor. (more...)
Logan's director on Disney potentially buying Fox Logan's director on Disney potentially buying Fox
- December 12, 2017

That is what we tried to do and we are no longer engaged in the review of those assets. Citing a Comcast statement, the Wall Street Journal reported that the cable company is no longer in discussions to buy pieces of 21st Century Fox . (more...)
Highlights: Warriors return home to beat Blazers without three starters Highlights: Warriors return home to beat Blazers without three starters
- December 12, 2017

It was the first meeting of the season between the West rivals after Golden State took all four games last regular season and then swept the Blazers in the first round of the playoffs. Need More winners against the spread? Damian Lillard countered with 35 points in a prelim for his twice-a-season Oakland homecoming. "I'm always satisfied with any win, but particularly without three starters", said Warriors head coach Steve Kerr. (more...)
Trump Suggests Firing Journalist After His Apologies Over 'Fake' Photo Trump Suggests Firing Journalist After His Apologies Over 'Fake' Photo
- December 12, 2017

The venue was later filled with people. The president added another account of the mainstream media's "fake news" campaign created to tear down his presidency and did not hesitate to put the Washington Post reporter on the spot for disseminating false information about his "Make America Great Again" event . (more...)
Donald Trump Expected To Visit UK In New Year, Says Ambassador Donald Trump Expected To Visit UK In New Year, Says Ambassador
- December 12, 2017

The remarks by Woody Johnson to the BBC's Today program represent the first official confirmation that the president is expected to visit in early 2018, when Trump may formally open the new American embassy . embassy in south London. " It hasn't been officially announced but I hope he does ". But the visit went down badly at home. A formal state visit - which would include a meeting with the Queen - is not envisaged. (more...)
Akshay Kumar finishes shooting Gold, celebrates in style! Akshay Kumar finishes shooting Gold, celebrates in style!
- December 12, 2017

Well, it goes without saying that Khiladi Kumar has surely raised the bar of excitement. The new poster is warm and appealing and puts Laxman in broad light as he turns superhero! The film is slated to release on January 26, 2018. Based on the life of real life hero Arunachalam Muruganantham, Akshay will be seen fighting for menstrual hygiene. Based on the life of Arunachalam Muruganantham- a social activist from Tamil Nadu- the man behind introducing the cheapest sanitary napkins in India, ... (more...)
Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson and girlfriend Lauren Harshian expecting baby girl Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson and girlfriend Lauren Harshian expecting baby girl
- December 12, 2017

The Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle star took to Instagram on Monday to share an absolutely ADORABLE announcement photo starring none other than soon-to-be-big-sis Jasmine Johnson declaring her parents are expecting ANOTHER daughter! He captioned the snap: "Our Jasmine Lia would like to make a big announcement-IT'S A GIRL!" "He said, "[Girlfriend Lauren Hashian] and I are boundlessly grateful for this blessing as this spring we'll welcome our second baby". (more...)
Wildfire Threatens Ellen DeGeneres & Portia De Rossi's LA Home Wildfire Threatens Ellen DeGeneres & Portia De Rossi's LA Home
- December 12, 2017

I'm proud to be a part of this community. Oprah Winfrey , Rob Lowe and Ellen DeGeneres are among those who own property in the path of the wildfire which is now one of the five biggest in California's history. Currently, roughly 4,000 firefighters are working around the clock in the hopes of extinguishing the blaze. The Thomas fire, one of several wildfires now burning in Southern California, has already consumed more than 230,000 acres in Ventura and Santa Barbara counties, the Los ... (more...)
HBO Bringing 'Big Little Lies' Back For Season Two HBO Bringing 'Big Little Lies' Back For Season Two
- December 12, 2017

The premium cable provider also teased that "relationship will fray, loyalties will erode [and] the potential for emotional and bodily injury shall loom". The series received high praise, especially for its depiction of domestic violence , with Kidman making an impassioned speech about shining a light on the "complicated, insidious disease" at the awards show. (more...)