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Vince McMahon To Make A Major Sports Announcement Vince McMahon To Make A Major Sports Announcement
- January 25, 2018

The XFL recently returned to pop-culture discussion due to ESPN's 30 for 30 documentary This Was the XFL . The league launched in 2001, and that was the only season the league was around. As you might remember, the original incarnation of the XFL launched rather quickly after it was announced. Alpha Entertainment, a company formed by McMahon, issued a media advisory Thursday saying that McMahon would have a "major sports announcement" on Thursday afternoon. (more...)
Tom Cruise Reveals 'Mission: Impossible 6' Title in Instagram Debut Tom Cruise Reveals 'Mission: Impossible 6' Title in Instagram Debut
- January 25, 2018

Putting two and two together, this likely means Ethan & Co. will be dealing with the fallout of Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation , which saw him grappling with the global rogue organization known as the Syndicate. Yes, that is ya boi Tom Cruise dangling off the side of a helicopter which apparently has no pilot. McQuarrie is the first director to try their hand at making more than one Mission: Impossible film, so it remains to be seen if he has too many new ideas to bring to the ... (more...)
Britney Spears finishes $137 million Vegas run, goes on the road Britney Spears finishes $137 million Vegas run, goes on the road
- January 25, 2018

According to Billboard , Britney: Piece of Me played 248 shows over four years, starting December 27, 2013. Final ticket sales figures, reported by event producer Caesars Entertainment, show an overall gross of $137,695,392 for the run, based on a total of 916,184 sold seats. (more...)
Questlove and NBC Accused of Racial Discrimination by Two White Ex-Employees Questlove and NBC Accused of Racial Discrimination by Two White Ex-Employees
- January 25, 2018

However, they say, on June 19, 2017, while working on " The Tonight Show ", they received an "unsolicited racist and misogynist text" from a show stagehand, as did Roots member Mark Kelley (identified as "Mark Kelly" in the lawsuit). "Racism is REAL and exists throughout the world and for these gentlemen to claim victim is not only disrespectful to Questlove and his bandmates , but to all that truly endure racism on a daily basis". (more...)
Oprah in Alabama, visits gravesite of assault victim Oprah in Alabama, visits gravesite of assault victim
- January 25, 2018

Although Taylor's rapist would never face legal repercussions, the state of Alabama issued a formal apology to her in 2011 for failing to prosecute them. "I don't believe in coincidences, " Winfrey wrote on Instagram Tuesday (Jan. 23) alongside a photo from Taylor's gravesite. Winfrey told Taylor's story upon accepting the Cecil B. (more...)
IL native who played Barney the dinosaur now a tantric sex therapist IL native who played Barney the dinosaur now a tantric sex therapist
- January 25, 2018

While Joyner continued his acting career after " Barney " with such shows as That '70s Show and The Young and the Restless , he admits that " Barney " will always have a special place in his heart. Joyner started studying Tantra at the age of 20 and as the attorneys for Barney & Friends said he could not pursue it while he was still under contract, he said tantrism helped him "maintain an abundance of joy during the process". (more...)
Infinity War's Russos 'Open' to Working With Marvel After Avengers 4 Infinity War's Russos 'Open' to Working With Marvel After Avengers 4
- January 25, 2018

But why have they been holding back on this title reveal for so long? "It is certainly part of the concept of the title is that it's advancing the narrative". "So if you go back and look at that film, you may get a hint as to a direction". The technology he was referring to is Binary Augmented Retro-Framing (B.A.R.F.), which character Tony Stark ( essayed by Robert Downey Jr ) presents at MIT early into " CAPTAIN AMERICA: CIVIL WAR ". (more...)
James Franco Accuser: 'He's no Weinstein' James Franco Accuser: 'He's no Weinstein'
- January 25, 2018

Veteran actor Christopher Plummer, 88, was also a surprise contender in the supporting actor race for Sony Pictures' ( 6758.T ) Getty kidnapping film " All the Money in the World ". "I have my own side of this story, but I believe in these people that have been underrepresented getting their stories out enough that I will hold back things that I could say, just because I believe in it that much", he told host Seth Meyers. (more...)
"I will be a great dad" - exults Ranveer Singh
- January 25, 2018

Ratan Singh is even more vanilla than Padmavati, content with spouting platitudes about valour and honour. Ranveer Singh is an absolute show stealer, as he completely owns the first half of Padmavat, dominating everyone around with his impeccable and unmatched lunatic acts, and acts as the madly violent Alauddin Khilji who aims Power and goes to any extent with his bloodthirsty attitude. (more...)
Storm Chasers Star Joel Taylor Dead At 38 Storm Chasers Star Joel Taylor Dead At 38
- January 25, 2018

Taylor was found unresponsive in his cabin aboard the Harmony of the Seas cruise ship. Others aboard the ship say they saw Taylor doing ecstasy and cocaine throughout the trip, the New York Daily News reports . Taylor's storm chasing team of his native Elk City, Oklahoma, also posted a message in honor of Taylor. His best friend and co-star, Reed Timmer , was the first to announce Taylor's death on Tuesday night (Jan. (more...)
Mum to fight charge she murdered children Mum to fight charge she murdered children
- January 25, 2018

As a result of ongoing investigations, the 51-year-old Maudsland woman, known to all three alleged victims, was arrested this morning at Coorparoo address. Thompson appealed for information relating to the alleged crimes, which are said to have taken place across Australia. She is also accused of seriously assaulting her 25-year-old daughter on a number of occasions over several years. (more...)
US Attorney General Sessions questioned in Russian collusion probe US Attorney General Sessions questioned in Russian collusion probe
- January 25, 2018

Sanders said when asked whether the President was open to being interviewed by Mueller. What's more , he would " absolutely " do it under oath. In addition to investigating possible collusion between Trump's campaign and Moscow, Mueller's office is widely believed to be examining whether Trump has obstructed justice during the course of the investigation. (more...)
'Student Of The Year 2' to release on November 23 'Student Of The Year 2' to release on November 23
- January 25, 2018

Karan took to his social media pages and announced that the film is slated to release on November 23 this year. Well, Karan has promised that the names of the two heroines of the film will be announced next month. Reports suggest that Tiger's alleged girlfriend Disha and Chunkey Panday's daughter Ananya Panday have been roped in to play the female leads in 'Student of the Year 2' . (more...)
Carnival plc (CUK) Director Richard Glasier Sells 4234 Shares
- January 25, 2018

The rating was downgraded by Susquehanna on Tuesday, June 20 to "Neutral". ( NYSE:FL ), 15 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 15 Hold. In order to reach an opinion and communicate the value and volatility of a covered security, analysts research public financial statements, listen in on conference calls and talk to managers and the customers of a company, typically in an attempt to capture the findings for a research report. (more...)
Russell Simmons Reportedly Sued For $5 Million Over Alleged Rape Russell Simmons Reportedly Sued For $5 Million Over Alleged Rape
- January 25, 2018

The suit further that she felt the incident was partially her fault because she was not strong enough to resist. Filmmaker Jennifer Jarosik claims she was assaulted by the Def Jam Recordings co-founder in 2016 after he agreed to let her interview him at his home in Los Angeles for a documentary she was working on. (more...)
Carson Wentz's jersey sales beat Tom Brady's Carson Wentz's jersey sales beat Tom Brady's
- January 25, 2018

Meanwhile, the 4-12 Houston Texans and the 6-10 San Francisco 49ers are tied for the sixth-best odds to win it all . Wentz brings home the seventh Bell Award in franchise history, and the first since Michael Vick in 2010. Before his injury , he led Philadelphia to an 11-2 record with 3,296 passing yards and 33 touchdowns in his second season. According to data released by the social network, Carson Wentz was the second-most tweeted about National Football League player this season, ... (more...)
Grumpy Cat's Owner Wins Lawsuit Grumpy Cat's Owner Wins Lawsuit
- January 25, 2018

They were only authorized to sell their "Grumppuccino" iced drink (pictured below), but sold other Grumpy products as well. It all began in 2013, when Nick and Paul Sandford, the owners of Grenade struck a licensing deal with Grumpy Cat Limited to sell a line of iced coffees called "Grumpy Cat Grumppuccino". (more...)
Hyderabad: 22-year-old man severely injured after risky train selfie stunt Hyderabad: 22-year-old man severely injured after risky train selfie stunt
- January 25, 2018

The youngster, identified as Shiva , is seen shooting the selfie video with his smartphone as the MMTS train approaches from behind him. Despite the constant honking by the loco-pilot, he ignored the warnings and continued filming. "He received serious injuries on right hand, head and chest, but is out of danger now", Dasya Naik, Sub-Inspector, Nampally, Telangana State Railway Police, said. (more...)
How Taylor Kitsch Completely Transformed Himself to Play Waco's David Koresh How Taylor Kitsch Completely Transformed Himself to Play Waco's David Koresh
- January 25, 2018

The two actually work somewhat better in concert than alone, inasmuch as the scripted " Waco " - which is being used to relaunch the Paramount Network, formerly known as Spike TV - picks up largely in the middle, with Koresh firmly ensconced as the leader of the Branch Davidian cult, having designated himself as the only male capable of siring righteous children with his female followers. (more...)
Princess Eugenie reveals her London hotspots Princess Eugenie reveals her London hotspots
- January 25, 2018

In May, another much-anticipated royal wedding will be held at St. George's Chapel for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle . She split from her boyfriend of 10 years, Dave Clark, in August 2016 only for him to get together with glamorous NY advertising executive Lynn Anderson within two months. (more...)