Arts&Culture


Oscar nominees celebrate at 2018 luncheon: See the photos Oscar nominees celebrate at 2018 luncheon: See the photos
- February 06, 2018

The sexual misconduct furore that has wracked Hollywood since the Harvey Weinstein accusations surfaced in last October, was very much discussed. Bailey prefaced his remarks by noting that he is a "75-year-old white man", later adding: "The Academy is at a crossroads of change ..." The luncheon was hosted by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' board of governors. (more...)
With new trailer, 'Solo' hopes to outrun production troubles With new trailer, 'Solo' hopes to outrun production troubles
- February 06, 2018

Well, now it has. It gives us our first proper look at Alden Ehrenreich as Han Solo - the iconic Star Wars character played by Harrison Ford in the original trilogy, and The Force Awakens - and an idea of what he'll be up to in his standalone adventure. (more...)
Pepsi Super Bowl Commercial 2018 with Cindy Crawford & More Pepsi Super Bowl Commercial 2018 with Cindy Crawford & More
- February 06, 2018

To celebrate the occasion, Cindy shared some of her favourite Pepsi ads from the last two decades via Instagram, ahead of the big reveal this morning. Pepsi Generations will also extend to the point of purchase with a limited-time introduction of retro packaging as well as the return of the Pepsi Stuff loyalty program. (more...)
Netflix's SABRINA Reboot Casts VAMPIRE DIARIES Actress Netflix's SABRINA Reboot Casts VAMPIRE DIARIES Actress
- February 06, 2018

Picked up with a two-season, straight-to-series order, the untitled Sabrina show reimagines the origin and adventures of the comic book character Sabrina the Teenage Witch as a dark coming-of-age tale that traffics in horror, the occult and witchcraft. (more...)
Boston mayor wonders how long Senate can go without permanent president Boston mayor wonders how long Senate can go without permanent president
- February 06, 2018

Gonzalez, for his part, said he knows and likes Rosenberg and appreciated the "many good things" the Amherst Democrat has done to move the state forward. The story cited interviews with unnamed people who dealt with Hefner, as well as communications reviewed by the newspaper. Asked about Gonzalez's announcement, a Rosenberg spokeswoman did not immediately have a comment. (more...)
Unusual ancient spider with tail discovered by scientists in Myanmar Unusual ancient spider with tail discovered by scientists in Myanmar
- February 06, 2018

Thanks to Mother Nature's great freeze-frame device known as amber, scientists have just discovered a remarkable new species of arachnid from 100 million years ago. If they live in burrows and leave, they leave a trail so they can find their way back. And discovering new fossils could settle the debate. That makes them surprisingly young, Professor Selden said. (more...)
Mohawk Industries (MHK) Upgraded to Buy by Zacks Investment Research
- February 06, 2018

On average, equities analysts predict that Mohawk Industries, Inc . will post $13.52 EPS for the current fiscal year. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Wednesday, January 17 by Jefferies. Eidelman Virant Capital sold 75,600 shares as the company's stock declined 19.04% while stock markets rallied. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 13,016 shares of the company's stock, valued at $3,101,322.32. (more...)
Hi-Crush Partners (HCLP) Earning Favorable Media Coverage, Report Shows
- February 06, 2018

The company has market cap of $1.21 billion. Insider trading over the last 12 months, however, paints a different picture. Hi-Crush Partners LP (NYSE: HCLP ) has risen 114.79% since February 2, 2017 and is uptrending. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.88 in 2017 Q3. In the past 3-month period alone, shares of HCLP have appreciated +2.30 - or +21.70%. The correct version of this piece can be accessed at ... (more...)
Years and Counting, Kareena Kapoor Hopes to Work for Another Two Decades Years and Counting, Kareena Kapoor Hopes to Work for Another Two Decades
- February 06, 2018

On Sunday night, Bollywood diva Kareena Kapoor Khan , brought a fabulous close to the finale of the Lakmé Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2018 as she turned showstopper for designer Anamika Khanna. When asked about how has her relationship with Saif has evolved over these many years, the actress told Pinkvilla , "I cry every time Saif Ali Khan leaves; even if it's for a shoot". (more...)
Newsweek Fires Editors and Reporter Who Investigated the Company Newsweek Fires Editors and Reporter Who Investigated the Company
- February 06, 2018

Newsweek has fired its editor-in-chief, executive news director and two senior writers after publishing reports regarding financial challenges at the publication and an investigation by the Manhattan district attorney's office into Newsweek's parent company. (more...)
Sasquatch! Music Festival announces this year's lineup Sasquatch! Music Festival announces this year's lineup
- February 06, 2018

Headlined by Bon Iver , Modest Mouse , The National , and more, this year's edition features a little something for everyone, electronic dance music fans included. Local favorites include the recently reformed Pedro the Lion, Perfume Genius, Pickwick, Chastity Belt and Krist Novoselic's Giants in the Trees. "Embarking on our 17th year, we've taken the opportunity to reflect on the past and collect feedback from the fans on how we can improve and evolve the festival experience", festival ... (more...)
Natalee Holloway's mother files lawsuit against NBC's Oxygen Media Natalee Holloway's mother files lawsuit against NBC's Oxygen Media
- February 06, 2018

She is also allegedly suing on behalf of her daughter using the legal theory called "outrage", which is in - in its most simplified definition - when someone suffers hard from another person's intentional infliction. She says she was horribly embarrassed and never would have provided her DNA or participated in the show had she known the truth. He then alleged that Van der Sloot paid him $1,500 to dig up Holloway's remains, which were then mixed with dog bones and cremated before being spread ... (more...)
The Spice Girls Reunion Meeting Had to Be Moved Due to Paparazzi The Spice Girls Reunion Meeting Had to Be Moved Due to Paparazzi
- February 06, 2018

The debut single made it to number one in nearly forty countries, establishing them as a force to reckoned with. In fact, "Spice", their debut album, sold over thirty-one million copies, making it the best-selling album ever by a female group. (more...)
The Bachelor: Krystal Enters the Parisian Thunderdome The Bachelor: Krystal Enters the Parisian Thunderdome
- February 06, 2018

At the moment though, you can tell she is still a bit behind some of the other women , and with hometowns right around the corner, next week is going to be really crucial for her. At dinner, Lauren talked about her struggle with opening up, and the Bachelor revealed a big part of his past, telling her about an ex who ended their relationship following a miscarriage. (more...)
UAE imposes travel ban on Kerala leader's son UAE imposes travel ban on Kerala leader's son
- February 06, 2018

Yechury on Saturday revealed that the party received a complaint against Balakrishnan's elder son Binoy Balakrishnan about an alleged Rs 13 crore fraud committed in Dubai. "Since my brother is in no urgent need to travel to India, he will remain in Dubai and come once things are settled". The Dubai Police confirmed to Khaleej Times that a travel ban has been slapped by the public prosecution as per the civil case lodged against Binoy for issuing a dud cheque. (more...)
Big B suggests Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt in 'Brahmastra' Big B suggests Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt in 'Brahmastra'
- February 06, 2018

Updating the fans about his upcoming film Brahmastra , Big B posted the photo with a caption, " Ranbir Kapoor , Ayan and yours truly at look test for BRAHMASTRA . In the beginning of this year, Alia and Ranbir flew to Israel to begin the preparations. Ayan has made both of is films with Dharma by the name of Wake Up Sid and Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewai, former was a critical success though latter became a huge blockbuster in the careers of both Ranbir and Ayan. (more...)
Kris Jenner Broke Chrissy Teigen's Table During Her Super Bowl Party! Kris Jenner Broke Chrissy Teigen's Table During Her Super Bowl Party!
- February 06, 2018

Kris Jenner had plenty to celebrate this Super Bowl weekend, after her latest granddaughter was welcomed into the world by Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott on Thursday. In the supermodel's tweet , she says, "This baby is sucking the life from me". The couch appears to be stained. Now that is the kind of secrecy that keeps Kris Jenner coming over for Super Bowl parties. (more...)
Sergio Garcia insulted Samuel Umtiti with racist slur Sergio Garcia insulted Samuel Umtiti with racist slur
- February 06, 2018

Samuel Umtiti was allegedly racially abused during Barcelona's clash with Espanyol . Garcia used Instagram to defend himself against the claim on Monday, writing: "First of all, I would like to clarify that I spoke with Samuel yesterday". (more...)
Halle Berry's Former Manager Accused Of Sexual Misconduct By 9 Women Halle Berry's Former Manager Accused Of Sexual Misconduct By 9 Women
- February 06, 2018

Eight African-American women and one Asian woman said that Cirrincione had portrayed himself as a champion of young women of color in Hollywood but was instead a predator who asked for sex in exchange for his representing them. The nine women who claim Cirrincione sexually harassed them say he promised to launch their careers in exchange for sexual favors. The move comes after some of his biggest clients, including Taraji P. (more...)
Dwayne Johnson to host and produce NBC's 'Titan Games' Dwayne Johnson to host and produce NBC's 'Titan Games'
- February 06, 2018

Productions will co-produce The Titan Games , which will stand out from other competition shows by taking regular people and throwing them into "the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to compete in epic head-to-head challenges created to test mind, body, and heart". (more...)