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Star Wars Battlefront II update coming next week with major progression changes Star Wars Battlefront II update coming next week with major progression changes
- March 16, 2018

The biggest difference between the current and upcoming versions of the progression system involves Star Cards, the stat buffing items that players acquire through random loot crates. Now, when you earn loot crates they'll be cosmetic items inside or credits, but nothing that will help enhance the gameplay. The upside is that once the update is live the players won't have to stiff through crates trying to collect these necessary boosts; they will be able to trade in experience points that ... (more...)
Anderson Cooper and Longtime Boyfriend Benjamin Maisani Split Anderson Cooper and Longtime Boyfriend Benjamin Maisani Split
- March 16, 2018

They were photographed leaving their Greenwich Village home together earlier this week on their way to the gym. Cooper then spent the holidays in New York City, no doubt in part due to his annual New Year's Eve hosting duties on CNN. Lopez captioned the photo by writing: "Weekend vibes". Anderson took the doctor along with him on a trip to New Orleans on January 15. Victor even posted a photo of the two sitting together in a auto. (more...)
Irrfan Khan discloses Irrfan Khan discloses "rare disease" he's battling
- March 16, 2018

In a statement, Irrfan wrote, "The unexpected makes us grow, which is what the past few days have been about". His revelation comes days after the internationally known acclaimed actor left fans, friends and colleagues anxious by informing them via social media that his life had been shaken up by a "rare disease". (more...)
That's all folks: Electric Picnic 2018 tickets are officially SOLD OUT That's all folks: Electric Picnic 2018 tickets are officially SOLD OUT
- March 16, 2018

After only playing Dublin at the start of this month, his appearance might surprise many, but realistically it's the only play they had, given the way things are headed. The organiser of the Electric Picnic festival has put the success of the annual event down to involving the local community. Artist of the moment Dua Lipa will also take to the stage, alongside Ben Howard, St Vincent, King Krule and George Ezra, although their performance days have not yet been confirmed. (more...)
Snapchat shares tank 5% after Rihanna's Instagram post Snapchat shares tank 5% after Rihanna's Instagram post
- March 16, 2018

Chris Brown , 28, assaulted Rihanna , 30, in his auto on the eve of the 2009 Grammys, about a year into their relationship. Brown pleaded guilty to felony assault for his attack on Rihanna in 2009 just hours before the Grammy Awards. The move is said to have wiped out Dollars 1 billion in Snap Inc's stock market value. "We are investigating how that happened so that we can make sure it never happens again", the company said. (more...)
Trump administration hits Russian Federation with new sanctions for election meddling, cyber attacks Trump administration hits Russian Federation with new sanctions for election meddling, cyber attacks
- March 16, 2018

The measures target five entities and 19 individuals - including the FSB, Russia's top spy service; the military intelligence agency, or GRU; and 13 people recently indicted by Robert Mueller, the U.S. The sanctions are a good step, but more must be done. But the joint statement said nothing about any collective action in response. "We view this calmly". (more...)
Philadelphia freedom for Meek Mill around corner as judge fights critics Philadelphia freedom for Meek Mill around corner as judge fights critics
- March 16, 2018

The rapper's arresting officer , Reginald Graham, has also come under fire. When we asked Malcom what his message to Meek would be if he was watching, he told us "The positive thing out of all of this, if there's any, is that he has a chance to stand for millions of people that deal with this on a regular basis - and as long as he continues to fight it, and in turn, we fight for him, in turn we fight for everybody". (more...)
Danny Boyle confirmed as director for Bond 25 Danny Boyle confirmed as director for Bond 25
- March 16, 2018

Boyle also said in the interview that John Hodge is expanding on an idea for Bond 25 . "I am working on a Richard Curtis script at the moment", Boyle said, as reported by The Hollywood Reporter. "It would be foolish of me to give any of it away", he added. CNN has reached out to Boyle's representatives for comment, as well as producers for the film. (more...)
Teaser: Biggest song of the year 'Ek do teen' from Baaghi 2 Teaser: Biggest song of the year 'Ek do teen' from Baaghi 2
- March 16, 2018

Her outfit is somewhat similar to what Madhuri wore in Ek Do Teen . We're not trying to match up to what Madhuri Dixit did. The look has been designed by ace designer Manish Malhotra. Speaking of casting Jacqueline, Ahmed Khan, the director of Baaghi 2 told IANS that she was the "perfect choice". For the new version of the song, three choreographers - Saroj Khan, Ganesh Acharya and Ahmed Khan - came together on the set; Ek Do Teen was originally choreographed by Saroj. (more...)
Daler Mehndi sentenced to 2-years in prison, convicted for human trafficking Daler Mehndi sentenced to 2-years in prison, convicted for human trafficking
- March 16, 2018

According to reports, Daler Mehndi has been found guilty of illegally sending people to overseas. However, he was granted bail by the Patiala Court . It was alleged that the Mehndi brothers had taken two troupes in 1998 and 1999 during which 10 people were sent to the United States as group members but they never returned. (more...)
Duke Basketball: Blue Devils Pummel Iona in First Round Duke Basketball: Blue Devils Pummel Iona in First Round
- March 16, 2018

It was a fairly tight game for the first nine minutes before ninth-ranked Duke began to show their dominance. The Blue Devils upped the intensity a bit defensively and when Allen hit a 3-pointer at the halftime buzzer, Duke led 53-39. "I don't think we were nervous or overanxious because of the tournament atmosphere". "Throughout the whole year, we've gotten better to right now we're the best that we have been all year". (more...)
Marvell Technology Group Ltd. (NASDAQ:MRVL) Holdings Boosted by Axa
- March 16, 2018

Marvell Technology Group Ltd . has 6 buy ratings, 7 holds and 0 sells even after the stock tumbled -7.07% from its high of $25.18 to a $11.59 billion market value through last close. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Friday, September 25 by Craig Hallum. The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with "Hold" on Sunday, November 26. (more...)
Do you believe Ronda Rousey after she implied being done with MMA? Do you believe Ronda Rousey after she implied being done with MMA?
- March 16, 2018

Ronda Rousey's WWE career didn't get off to the hottest of starts but it's clear that WWE has big plans for the former UFC Bantamweight Champion. I don't even have Vince's number! While we aren't aware of Rousey's skills in the ring yet, one thing we do know is that she has one hell of a trainer as a partner in former world champion Angle - and he's making her get to work ahead of their showdown with The Authority. (more...)
Nasa twins no longer identical after space flight alters DNA Nasa twins no longer identical after space flight alters DNA
- March 16, 2018

Although 93% of Kelly's genetic expression returned to normal once he returned to Earth , a subset of several hundred "space genes" remained disrupted. This was revealed in preliminary results from the space agency's twins study, according to CNN . They have also verified that Kelly's telomeres - the caps on the ends of chromosomes - grew to be longer than Mark's. (more...)
El escandaloso homenaje de Neymar a Stephen Hawking El escandaloso homenaje de Neymar a Stephen Hawking
- March 16, 2018

Su vida fue inspiración para que se filmara la cinta 'La teoría del todo', donde el actor Eddie Redmayne dio vida a ese reconocido personaje. Nació en Oxford, Reino Unido , el 8 de Enero de 1942; y falleció este 14 de marzo de 2018 en Cambridge , Reino Unido . (more...)
Footage Released of Florida Deputy Not Entering School During Shooting Footage Released of Florida Deputy Not Entering School During Shooting
- March 16, 2018

It's a schoolwide issue we all want to take seriously". At 10 a.m., students at some high schools placed 17 empty desks in the hallways as a memorial to those died on February 14. Each school plans to offer a different take on the event. In Akron, Ohio, hundreds of students wearing orange t-shirts with black targets on the front walked out of Firestone High School. (more...)
Versace label 'to stop using fur in products' Versace label 'to stop using fur in products'
- March 16, 2018

Versace has entered the group of those fashion houses which have sworn against fur. It concludes: "Like you, we want Britain to be a "world leader on animal welfare", so we urge you make the compassionate decision for a #FurFreeBritain". And it needs to be an opportunity for others to express themselves'. Other designers such as Gucci , Michael Kors , and Furla have once promoted the use of animal fur, but have since changed their standards and beliefs. (more...)
Crown Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CCK) - Hot Stock of the Day
- March 16, 2018

Denali Advisors Llc who had been investing in Twenty for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $68.89B market cap company. (NASDAQ: FOXA ) closed its last session at $37.69. Yacktman Asset Management Lp decreased U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB) stake by 22,560 shares to 4.93 million valued at $264.32 million in 2017Q3. It also reduced its holding in Taro Pharmaceutical Inds Ltd (NYSE:TARO) by 15,479 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 163,526 shares, and cut its stake in Interdigital ... (more...)
Is Matt Damon Moving to Australia Because of Trump? His Rep Responds Is Matt Damon Moving to Australia Because of Trump? His Rep Responds
- March 16, 2018

Damon, his wife Luciana Barroso and their four children visited Byron last April and returned for a New Year's Eve party at the Hemsworth's. Then an anonymous source told Page Six that not only was Damon buying a house, but that he was moving his family there in response to the policies of Trump. (more...)
Judge allows more accusers to testify in Cosby trial Judge allows more accusers to testify in Cosby trial
- March 16, 2018

For prosecutors, having several accusers tell similar stories about Cosby would give them a chance to smooth over issues with Constand's credibility and insulate her from attacks from his lawyers, who've already indicated they're likely to paint her as a money-grubbing liar. (more...)