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Keira Knightley claims 'female characters always get raped' in modern films Keira Knightley claims 'female characters always get raped' in modern films
- January 17, 2018

While she praised Netflix and Amazon for producing original dramas with "strong female characters and female stories", Knightley believes that the stories for women on the silver screen tend to portray female characters that are abused and violated. (more...)
Ann Curry 'Not Surprised' by Matt Lauer Accusations Ann Curry 'Not Surprised' by Matt Lauer Accusations
- January 17, 2018

I'm talking about people in the work place who are powerful, who are abusing that power - and women and men are suffering". The former " Today " anchor - and maybe enemy of Matt Lauer which, yeah, makes sense - says she wasn't surprised about the allegations against her former co-host. (more...)
Amber Rose Is Getting a Breast Reduction Surgery: 'I'm really Scared' Amber Rose Is Getting a Breast Reduction Surgery: 'I'm really Scared'
- January 17, 2018

But she gave a shout out to her two doctors, as she wrote that Dr Matlock and Dr Fisher were 'gonna take care of (her)'. She shared at the time: "I'm thinking about getting a breast reduction this year ... Dubbing him "Hollywood's best kept secret", she thanked him "for helping me get rid of my cellulite". Check out some recent images of Amber Rose on the following pages. (more...)
YouTube just made it harder for small video producers to make money YouTube just made it harder for small video producers to make money
- January 17, 2018

It's no easy feat to keep YouTube respectable enough for big advertisers when it relies entirely on user-created content from legions of video makers. These new requirements kick in from February 20, 2018. A YouTuber Felix Kjellberg, known as PewDiePie to his 59 million subscribers, seemed to agree with Google's new rules. (more...)
Trump says he is not a racist Trump says he is not a racist
- January 17, 2018

Trump has defended himself against accusations of being a racist on numerous occasions, including during his insistence that President Barack Obama was not American-born and after he opened his presidential campaign in 2015 by describing Mexicans as rapists and drug peddlers. (more...)
What are the odds of a government shutdown? What are the odds of a government shutdown?
- January 17, 2018

The leader of the Freedom Caucus emerged from a Tuesday night meeting to say its members - and other GOP lawmakers as well - want a short-term bill keeping federal agencies open to contain added money for the military. "The Democrats want to shut down the Government over Amnesty for all and Border Security", Trump tweeted Tuesday. But Democrats, under the plan being developed in the House, would win an unrelated high-priority item: a six-year reauthorization of the Children's Health ... (more...)
Trump's cognitive ability normal, says White House doctor Trump's cognitive ability normal, says White House doctor
- January 17, 2018

Jackson made an appearance at a 3:30 p.m. briefing Tuesday and discussed this exam in surprising detail. Trump's blood pressure was 122 over 74, and his total cholesterol was 223, which is higher than recommended. White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders and Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen spent parts of their days stopping short of denying Trump used that term during a Thursday afternoon Oval Office meeting; they contended that Trump has not denied using "tough ... (more...)
Oprah's Golden Globes speech sparks speculation about presidential bid Oprah's Golden Globes speech sparks speculation about presidential bid
- January 17, 2018

Oprah would be lots of fun, ' he stated in front of the press. Featuring Oprah's name above white and red lines with 2020 underneath, the design is a simple but powerful way to show your support for the (possible) presidential candidate. (more...)
Shilpa Shinde DOES NOT WANT TO SEE Hina Khan's Face Ever! Shilpa Shinde DOES NOT WANT TO SEE Hina Khan's Face Ever!
- January 17, 2018

Faced with her biggest nemesis Vikas Gupta on Day 1 itself, Shilpa never shied away from telling her side of the story. Well, that's her point of view. Hina, who shot fame as Akshara in the daily soap Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai, participated in adventure reality show Khatron Ke Khiladi before Bigg Boss happened and now the actor is planning to take a break from the format. (more...)
Miss World Manushi Chhillar, The Surprise Attraction In Dabboo Ratnani's 2018 Calendar Miss World Manushi Chhillar, The Surprise Attraction In Dabboo Ratnani's 2018 Calendar
- January 17, 2018

Dabboo shared a BTS (behind-the-scenes) video on Twitter/Facebook which has Bollywood A-listers such as megastar Amitabh Bachchan , Shah Rukh Khan , Kajol , Sunny Leone, Vidya Balan , Farhan Akhtar , Arjun Rampal , Sidharth Malhotra, Sanjay Dutt and several others. (more...)
Federer begins defence of Australian Open title with win; Djokovic advances Federer begins defence of Australian Open title with win; Djokovic advances
- January 17, 2018

Winning his first game through to round two of the Australian Open , Roger Federer was speaking with fellow tennis champion John Maconroe when out of nowhere, WILL FERRELL strutted onto the court! "A gazelle? Don't they get eaten at the end?" The 24-year-old Muguruza won her first match at the Sydney International but then withdrew with a hip problem. (more...)
Watch at 1 pm as Cuomo unveils budget proposal Watch at 1 pm as Cuomo unveils budget proposal
- January 17, 2018

As for higher taxes and fees, Cuomo contended the cards dealt to NY by the federal government leave the state with no choice but to pump up revenue, especially with a deficit that exceeds $4 billion. Employees, meanwhile, would not pay any state tax directly on their wages. ALBANY, N.Y. NY lawmakers want to know if a new state initiative aimed at reducing property taxes is working as intended. (more...)
Kevin Spacey Allegedly Uttered Racial Slurs On Kevin Spacey Allegedly Uttered Racial Slurs On "House Of Cards" Set
- January 17, 2018

VIP Protective Services' contract wasn't renewed in spite of the company being told their services were satisfactory. Speaking exclusively to The Daily Mail , the head of a security guard firm previously employed on the set of House Of Cards claims to have been fired when Spacey told management, "I don't want n***ers on my set anymore!" Spacey's reps dropped him following the sexual assault allegations and he has not yet spoken out on the new accusations about racism. (more...)
Oymyakon: Coldest settlement on earth hit -62C - then the thermometer broke Oymyakon: Coldest settlement on earth hit -62C - then the thermometer broke
- January 17, 2018

The world's coldest village, Oymyakon in Siberia , has broken the local digital thermometer after the temperatures recorded a low -62 degree Celcius on Sunday. This is a popular dish if indigenous people in northern Siberia - thin slices, eaten raw. Some locals said the temperature dropped as low as minus 67C. (more...)
US Championship Tournament Finals Set For Tonight US Championship Tournament Finals Set For Tonight
- January 17, 2018

To add some variety to the show, Charlotte Flair will team up with Becky Lynch and Naomi to take on the Riott Squad. This week's SmackDown Live was all about the previously vacant United States Championship. What matters, however, is that Roode outlasts Rawley long enough to land the Glorious DDT. It seems like the descent of Jinder Mahal is not quite done yet, and the ascent of The Glorious Bobby Roode on SmackDown Live is just beginning. (more...)
Duchess Kate is pretty in pink Mulberry on Coventry visit Duchess Kate is pretty in pink Mulberry on Coventry visit
- January 17, 2018

The royal couple began the visit by touring sections destroyed by a Second World War bombing, before exploring its modern replacement. The youngsters waving union flags lined the nave of the former place of worship which still has many of its walls intact, although the roof is gone. (more...)
Synopsis For The Star Wars Story Synopsis For The Star Wars Story
- January 17, 2018

Solo: A Star Wars Story is under heavier scrutiny after the mixed reception of Star Wars: The Last Jedi , despite it becoming one of the most financially successful films of all time. Paul Bettany was hired in the reshoots in an undisclosed role. Whether or not the plot of the movie will echo the earlier comic book storyline remains unclear; as yet, Han Solo's past pre-1977's first movie in the series is a clean slate, although Chewbacca does appear earlier in the chronology of the ... (more...)
Kyle Lowry and Ben Simmons had a ridiculous exchange Kyle Lowry and Ben Simmons had a ridiculous exchange
- January 17, 2018

But his temper has certainly been tested quite a bit. There were less than six seconds left in a game that was already over when Sixers' Ben Simmons and Raptors' Kyle Lowry were both ejected, sent to the locker room. "I'm not going to take s*** from anybody". The back-and-forth started earlier in the game, when T.J. McConnell refused to step down after Demar DeRozan got in his face in the first half after a small shove. (more...)
MAN: HOMECOMING Writers In Talks to Direct DC's FLASHPOINT MAN: HOMECOMING Writers In Talks to Direct DC's FLASHPOINT
- January 17, 2018

The appointment of Daley and Goldstein has been long on the cards, it seems, as Warner Bros. executives were wary of announcing a replacement (s) so soon after Famuyiwa's departure - not to mention the fact that Ezra Miller was busy filming Justice League and fellow WB property, Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald . (more...)
'I'm not a racist': Trump defends himself, denies making vulgar comments 'I'm not a racist': Trump defends himself, denies making vulgar comments
- January 17, 2018

Although Trump has denied using the word, he has continued to face widespread criticism from Democratic lawmakers and pundits quick to label the remark as "racist". Trump wrote, "I have a wonderful relationship with Haitians". But all this may be a thing of the past, considering who now occupies the Oval Office-President Donald Trump-who has gone out of his way to prove that he is a racist, a white supremacist and one who simply does not like people of color, especially the people of ... (more...)