Arts&Culture


Florida monkeys could pass killer herpes to people Florida monkeys could pass killer herpes to people
- January 13, 2018

Fatal cases of the virus have only been reported in laboratory settings where humans interact with the monkeys. The presence of the virus in the monkeys' feces and saliva presents issues for park workers and visitors, who could be endangered if bitten or scratched. (more...)
Daniel Radcliffe Reacts to Johnny Depp's 'Fantastic Beasts' Casting Controversy Daniel Radcliffe Reacts to Johnny Depp's 'Fantastic Beasts' Casting Controversy
- January 13, 2018

Depp's high-profile split from Amber Heard , in which he was accused of violence, prompted film fans to demand he be removed from the magical films. Daniel Radcliffe says he understands the frustration many have with Johnny Depp being involved in the franchise and notes that, while filming the Harry Potter movies, actor Jamie Waylett was sacked from the Deathly Hallows adaptations for growing weed plants. (more...)
Liam Neeson: Liam Neeson: "Bit of a witch hunt" over sex allegations
- January 13, 2018

Two other women have said Hoffman assaulted them on 1987 movie Ishtar, while another woman, a friend of Hoffman's daughter, has also made allegations against the actor. "There is a movement happening". The focus seems to be on Hollywood at the minute. However, Neeson deems the movement as "healthy" and hopes woman in other industries will benefit. (more...)
The Last Jedi easter eggs you missed, from the folks at Lucasfilm The Last Jedi easter eggs you missed, from the folks at Lucasfilm
- January 13, 2018

And though he had some of the most memorable lightsaber duels in the saga, his battles have been succeeded with some epic fights. Last year, Mark Hamill set off a flurry of speculation when he told Empire Magazine there was a big, last-minute adjustment to the end of Star Wars: The Force Awakens , that would have changed something about the then-upcoming Last Jedi . (more...)
Nancy Kerrigan Responds to Tonya Harding Movie Nancy Kerrigan Responds to Tonya Harding Movie
- January 13, 2018

Her husband and agent, Jerry Solomon, assured that their camp will release a statement as soon as Kerrigan is ready to say something. Meanwhile, in an ironic twist, Janney chose to heap praise on Harding on a night in which Hollywood focused on the #MeToo campaign and assaults and attacks on women - even as Harding herself pled guilty to the felony of conspiracy to hinder the prosecution in the Kerrigan attack, obtained information on Kerrigan's training site that was given to the man who ... (more...)
LAPD Investigating Action Star for Alleged Sexual Assault LAPD Investigating Action Star for Alleged Sexual Assault
- January 13, 2018

Regina Simons , the part Navajo, part Sioux teen, was a hired as an extra on On Deadly Ground after going to the open call for the 1994 action film taking place on Native land in Alaska. "The only way I'm able to describe it is I literally felt like I left my body". "I think because of the situation I was completely caught off guard". (more...)
Take-Two Interactive Software's (NASDAQ:TTWO) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at KeyCorp
- January 13, 2018

AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU) has declined 18.89% since January 13, 2017 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 18.90% the S&P500. Frontier Investment Mgmt Company decreased its stake in Phillips (PSX) by 97.36% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
Scarlett Johansson To Talk With Black Widow Movie Writer Soon Scarlett Johansson To Talk With Black Widow Movie Writer Soon
- January 13, 2018

Marvel's reluctance to do a female-led superhero movie is quite outstanding especially considering the fact that they already have a great female hero to chose from in Scarlett Johansson's Black Widow . The Captain Marvel movie starring Brie Larson as the titular character is now in development which will be Marvel's first female-led superhero film and hopefully, it'll open the floodgates and show the successful movie studio that there's an appetite for these sorts of comic book movies. (more...)
No amusing GIF as Ryan Kent's Liverpool loan exit confirmed No amusing GIF as Ryan Kent's Liverpool loan exit confirmed
- January 13, 2018

Kent is looking to rekindle his fledging career in the Championship at Bristol City and Johnson believes his performances for Barnsley previous year suggest the winger can cut it in the second tier of English football. "I'm excited to be at Bristol City - they have a great manager in Lee Johnson ". "We thank Liverpool for entrusting us with another top player's development and I'm looking forward to welcoming him into the group". (more...)
Bill Cosby: 'Please Don't Put Me on #MeToo' Bill Cosby: 'Please Don't Put Me on #MeToo'
- January 13, 2018

One of those jokes, an Inquirer reporter said, was directed at her - and it was about the #MeToo movement. Shit got real hairy when, at one point (which doesn't appear to have been caught on camera), he shook the hand of one woman who was reporting on the awkward ordeal and said "Please, don't put me in MeToo". (more...)
Off-air discussion on equal pay nothing to do with… Off-air discussion on equal pay nothing to do with…
- January 13, 2018

The presenter is then reported to have uttered a profanity and said that he was "still left with more [pay] than anybody else". What Humphrys , who earns more than £600,000 a year, said when he thought nobody was listening roughly translates as 'you and I earn more because we're worth more...isn't it awkward and inconvenient that a silly woman is actually suggesting that we should give up some of our money so that things are more even...' Former BBC journalist Miriam O'Reilly, who won ... (more...)
Lindsay Lohan Is Designing Her Own Island Because Why Not?
- January 13, 2018

The Mean Girls actress appears on The Wendy Williams Show later today, and, in a clip, acquired by People , she tells Wendy that she is discussing designing part of the articifical archipelago in Dubai, The World Islands. I enjoy my serenity in Dubai...you can go out and have fun, but it is a different type of fun that you have. The actress also has a nightclub in Athens, Greece called Lohan, and will be opening another branch in Mykonos. (more...)
You could imagine Oprah's speech being given in Iowa — CNN's Cillizza You could imagine Oprah's speech being given in Iowa — CNN's Cillizza
- January 13, 2018

From the all-black wardrobes, to the Time's Up buttons, to the acceptance speeches , the 2018 Golden Globes centered on women's equality and empowerment. The idea of bumper stickers reading "Oprah 2020" may be a liberal fantasy, but some Democratic Party activists are chattering about a Winfrey for president campaign anyway. (more...)
Ohio GOP Rep. Renacci To Drop Gubernatorial Bid For Senate Run Ohio GOP Rep. Renacci To Drop Gubernatorial Bid For Senate Run
- January 13, 2018

While my strong distaste for Washington and the political establishment is as fervent as ever, so too is my commitment to advancing the President's agenda for a stronger and more prosperous America. Unlike Brown, and others who might consider the race, Gibbons is a true outsider. So successful in fact, that he's pledged $5 million of his own money to defeat Brown in November. (more...)
Concho Resources Inc (NYSE:CXO) Holdings Reduced by Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC
- January 13, 2018

Shares of Concho Resources (NYSE CXO) traded up $1.99 during midday trading on Tuesday, reaching $155.60. Concho Resources Inc (CXO) presently has a 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of 150.73. (NYSE:CXO). Rafferty Asset Ltd Company holds 10,849 shares. 441.14 million shares or 4.78% less from 463.31 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Blackhill Capital invested in 1,700 shares. (more...)
President Uhuru Set to Make First Foreign Trip Since His Re-Election President Uhuru Set to Make First Foreign Trip Since His Re-Election
- January 13, 2018

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa , 65, who styled himself as a reform candidate, last month narrowly won the leadership of the ANC over Zuma's ex-wife and is the country's likely next president. Zuma, who has denied wrongdoing, said he has appealed the order to pay the costs himself but is moving ahead with a commission of inquiry because "this matter has occupied the public mind for some time now and deserves urgent attention". (more...)
Oprah 2020 merchandise has already gone on sale Oprah 2020 merchandise has already gone on sale
- January 13, 2018

Could Winfrey win in 2020 because of name recognition, a cult of personality, and running against Donald Trump? I don't think she's going to run... "I think Oprah can do whatever she sets her mind to", he said. In the 2016 presidential election, Trump won the group, 46 to 42, according to exit polls . "We live in a youth-obsessed culture that is constantly trying to tell us that if we are not young, and we're not glowing, and we're not 'hot, ' that we don't matter...." "I ended the ... (more...)
Nia Jax Talks Women's Royal Rumble Match & The Women's Evolution Nia Jax Talks Women's Royal Rumble Match & The Women's Evolution
- January 13, 2018

There are not 30 womens wrestlers now employed on the main roster, so this means we're scheduled to get several NXT women called up for the show, some faces from the past, or a combination of both. Another name contacted, but not confirmed, is Michelle McCool. With rumors abound that 'Taker is set to wrestle another match at this year's WrestleMania (after seemingly retiring last year), it's not so hard to imagine that McCool might want to make a return herself. (more...)
Dancing on Ice commentator QUITS skating show after just one episode Dancing on Ice commentator QUITS skating show after just one episode
- January 13, 2018

Matt, who usually sizes up racing fillies rather than celeb figure skaters, made his debut on the rebooted reality show at the weekend, but he came in for some stick from viewers unsure about his delivery. The spokesman wished Matt "all the very best" and said he would be back reporting on the races at the weekend. The Guildford native struck a nerve with many viewers, who took to the micro-blogging site to vent their annoyance at the manner in which Matt commentated on the hit skating show. (more...)
The 'Animaniacs' Are Being Revived at Hulu The 'Animaniacs' Are Being Revived at Hulu
- January 13, 2018

Animaniacs , the animated kids' show starring three toon siblings who are possibly cats, possibly dogs, or possibly a nightmare combination of both, is coming to Hulu with brand-new episodes. The trio would bounce and zip through adventures featuring pop culture references , sly adult humor and even occasional geographical knowledge . In a bid to compete with Netflix, Hulu is adding more original content to its digital library. (more...)