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Spider-Man: Homecoming's Tom Holland Rumored To Make Cameo in 'Venom' Spider-Man: Homecoming's Tom Holland Rumored To Make Cameo in 'Venom'
- January 18, 2018

They say that Tom Holland's Spider-Man could be set to appear in the spin-off, counter to past speculation. Despite rumour and counter-rumour that Sony's Venom movie is attached to the MCU leading semi-officially to it being called an "adjunct" to Marvel's series, nobody is quite sure exactly what the relationship between the two timelines is going to be. (more...)
Celebrate! Staff & students cheer as power is restored at Puerto Rico school Celebrate! Staff & students cheer as power is restored at Puerto Rico school
- January 18, 2018

Hurricane Maria knocked out most of the USA territory's decades-old power grid in September, leaving millions of citizens without electricity to run homes, hospitals or schools. The lack of power, potable water and damaged buildings made it hard to run schools, hospitals and workplaces. The video went viral this week with more than 298,000 views. (more...)
The Last Jedi: Director Rian Johnson addresses polarising effect on fans The Last Jedi: Director Rian Johnson addresses polarising effect on fans
- January 18, 2018

You have been warned. Mark Hamill's comments have only thrown more controversy into the online debates over the film. According to Deadline , Rogue One: A Star Wars Story made $309 million of its $1.05 billion in this calendar year. While the new addition was a great way to tell Finn's story, it also helped build Poe as a character. At the end of " Revenge of the Sith ", Anakin is turned to the Dark Side by Palpatine. (more...)
Couric To Co-Host Olympic Opening Ceremony on NBC Couric To Co-Host Olympic Opening Ceremony on NBC
- January 18, 2018

Former "Today" show host Katie Couric is returning to NBC for one night to co-host the opening ceremony for the Pyeongchang Olympics on February 9, the network announced Wednesday. "We have been eagerly awaiting Mike's first prime time Olympic hosting duties, and now, with Mike and Katie, viewers will have two pros, and two terrific storytellers leading the way", Bell added. (more...)
Winter storm warning issued for Lancaster County Winter storm warning issued for Lancaster County
- January 18, 2018

Flights into Houston, San Antonio and elsewhere have been canceled. There were nearly 1,000 flight cancellations at the two major Houston airports Tuesday because of severe weather, said Frank Ciaccio, emergency management coordinator for the Houston Airport System. (more...)
Nicolas Otamendi: Manchester City defender extends his contract until 2022 Nicolas Otamendi: Manchester City defender extends his contract until 2022
- January 18, 2018

Otamendi has been hailed as City's "Superman" on more than one occasion by Guardiola after popping up with an impressive five goals this season. Otamendi, 29, has made 28 appearances for the club so far this season, including 22 league starts. (more...)
We're Getting a New Alien Video Game We're Getting a New Alien Video Game
- January 18, 2018

It does, however, have a strong pedigree; it was established in 2015 by a number of ex-Cryptic Studios veterans (responsible for the likes of City of Heroes and Star Trek Online ), and has slowly amassed development talent with experience working on BioShock Infinite , Doom , Borderlands , and Metroid Prime 3 , among other games. (more...)
Mixed Match Challenge Results Mixed Match Challenge Results
- January 18, 2018

Sure, you can tell that it's sized for an Anvil rather than a King of Strong Style, but that just gives it an air of authenticity. I'm a bad girl on TV so I can always manipulate the situation. Nakamura kicks Balor in the head though and hits the running knee for two. Natalya bails to the floor so Sasha dives onto... Sasha flips her away without too much effort and brings Balor back in to speed things back up. (more...)
Energy Transfer Equity (ETE) Raised to "Outperform" at Wolfe Research
- January 18, 2018

The stock increased 0.27% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $36.6. Overall, the share price is up 4.46% so far this year. Biomerica, Inc. Bernstein upgraded the shares of ETP in report on Wednesday, May 10 to "Outperform" rating. The firm has "Hold" rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods given on Friday, October 6. (more...)
'The Situation' to plead guilty to tax-related charges 'The Situation' to plead guilty to tax-related charges
- January 18, 2018

Sorrentino, 35, had faced 15 years in prison if convicted of the charges. Michael " The Situation " Sorrentino and his brother, Marc Sorrentino, are expected to enter guilty pleas before U.S. "Real Housewives of New Jersey" cast member Teresa Giudice and her husband Joe pleaded guilty in 2014 to bankruptcy fraud and submitting false loan applications to get $5 million in mortgages and construction loans. (more...)
Dunkin' Donuts concept store offers nitro cold brew Dunkin' Donuts concept store offers nitro cold brew
- January 17, 2018

Dunkin' unveiled the new prototype yesterday - a newly constructed store at 588 Washington St. owned by franchisees Victor and Octavio Carvalho. The updated interior features lighter colored materials, an open layout and more natural light to create an inviting and energetic environment. (more...)
Fallon parodies Trump's 'fake news awards' Fallon parodies Trump's 'fake news awards'
- January 17, 2018

Mr McCain pointed to the rise in attacks on reporters internationally last year, which the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) declared one of the most unsafe years to be a journalist. Speaking from the Senate floor on Wednesday, Flake said: " It beggars belief that an American president would engage in such a spectacle ". "Without strong leadership in the White House, Congress must commit to protecting independent journalism, preserving an open and free media environment, and ... (more...)
Ellen Pompeo: ABC Execs Used Patrick Dempsey as 'Leverage' in Pay Negotiations Ellen Pompeo: ABC Execs Used Patrick Dempsey as 'Leverage' in Pay Negotiations
- January 17, 2018

In Shonda finding her power and becoming more comfortable with her power, she has empowered me". Pompeo also says the departure of Patrick Dempsey in 2015 opened a door for her on the negotiations front. She doesn't often dish out a lot of behind-the-scenes details, but clearly here Pompeo was willing to get a little bit more candid that we often see others be. (more...)
Miley Cyrus, Elton John, Sam Smith, & Kendrick Lamar Join Grammys Performance Roster Miley Cyrus, Elton John, Sam Smith, & Kendrick Lamar Join Grammys Performance Roster
- January 17, 2018

Lamar also has seven nominations this year: Record of the Year, Best Rap Performance, Best Rap Song, Best Music Video (" Humble ."), Album of the Year and Best Rap Album ( Damn .), and Best Rap/Sung Performance ("Loyalty", featuring Rihanna). (more...)
Karisma Kapoor's ex husband Sunjay Kapur spends quality time with their children Karisma Kapoor's ex husband Sunjay Kapur spends quality time with their children
- January 17, 2018

One of these pictures is shared by Sanjay Kapur's wife Priya Sachdev on Instagram. "Sanjay's current wife Priya Sachdev shared the photos on her Instagram handle with the caption, "#Twosday The ideal twosday post! They made a decision to file for divorce through mutual consent in 2014 but withdrew the petition after Karisma alleged that Sunjay had failed to comply with the financial commitments mentioned in the terms of consent. (more...)
Chris Martin and Dakota Johnson make their relationship official Chris Martin and Dakota Johnson make their relationship official
- January 17, 2018

Do you think starring in a popular movie like Fifty Shades Freed sounds exciting or scary? The talented couple have been rumored to be dating for months, but were locked up in a loving embrace on the beach in Malibu just yesterday. Stripped down in a sheer Dries Van Noten dress over a beige bra and underwear set by Carine Gilson, the 28-year-old actress turns heads on the cover of Allure's February 2018 "New Naked" issue . (more...)
Girther Movement: James Gunn Offers $100K If Trump Steps On 'Accurate Scale' Girther Movement: James Gunn Offers $100K If Trump Steps On 'Accurate Scale'
- January 17, 2018

Mr. Gunn tweeted the hashtags #Girther and #GirtherMovement , mocking the "birther" conspiracy theory perpetuated by Mr. Trump during Barack Obama's presidency that cast doubt on whether the then-president was a natural-born citizen of the United States. (more...)
Star Wars: The Last Jedi cast mock 'men-only' fan edit Star Wars: The Last Jedi cast mock 'men-only' fan edit
- January 17, 2018

The next film, now titled Star Wars: Episode IX , is scheduled to be released in December of 2019. While some liked the concept of Rey-a girl from nowhere who became a hero-bringing a new dimension to the sprawling franchise, others were annoyed that their theories turned out to be garbage. (more...)
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...)