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Talinda Bennington praises James Corden's Carpool Karaoke decision Talinda Bennington praises James Corden's Carpool Karaoke decision
- August 09, 2017

Talking about the first time they met at an awards do, Smith said: "It was the first time we met". "I don't need to watch it to know I won't like it", Gallagher responds, which is the kind of stubborn, weirdly-antagonistic-to-something-you're-ignorant-about quip that still catches headlines. (more...)
Chandigarh stalker Vikas Barala arrested Chandigarh stalker Vikas Barala arrested
- August 09, 2017

The Chandigarh police on Monday claimed that there were no CCTV footage of Subhash Barala's son stalking the daughter of a senior IAS officer. She claimed that at one point, the SUV blocked her way and the person in the co-driver's seat got down and started walking towards her vehicle. (more...)
'Dark Tower' Takes the Lead in Slow Weekend Box Office 'Dark Tower' Takes the Lead in Slow Weekend Box Office
- August 09, 2017

The Dark Tower , the Stephen King adaptation starring Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey , has turned out to be a bit of a dud. Furthermore, it's the weakest weekend to date in summer season 2017, not helped by it being 12 months since Suicide Squad weathered brutal reviews to storm the box office . (more...)
Jaguars LT Branden Albert Puts Off Retirement, Wants to Return Jaguars LT Branden Albert Puts Off Retirement, Wants to Return
- August 09, 2017

There's not really to say. Dolphins head coach Adam Gase wanted his former Denver Broncos Pro Bowl tight end in Thomas, who had not panned out at all in two years with the Jaguars. Albert announced July 31 he was hanging up his cleats with the intention of "furthering and finishing" his education, but the 32-year-old met with Jaguars officials over the weekend about his plans to come out of retirement. (more...)
Maya Rudolph to star in Ardmore native's 'Christmas Story' on Fox Maya Rudolph to star in Ardmore native's 'Christmas Story' on Fox
- August 09, 2017

The show, inspired by the film and stage musical of the same name, follows a recent spate of live televised musicals that have brought ratings success to Fox and NBC. Beyond that, there's no real indication of how, exactly, Fox is visualizing A Christmas Story as a live television event, or whether it will take any creative liberties with the source material. (more...)
Cynthia Nixon has considered a career in politics Cynthia Nixon has considered a career in politics
- August 09, 2017

Independent.ie reports that when asked about whether she had thought about a career in politics she said, "People have talked to me about it. People have talked to me before". " Governor Cuomo likes to say that we spend more per pupil than any other state, and that is actually true". "Cynthia has led rallies, spoke at press conferences, lobbied elected officials and written opinion pieces for newspapers calling for educational opportunity for every student and has been gutsy in calling on ... (more...)
Netflix acquires Scots comic book author's 'Millarworld' firm Netflix acquires Scots comic book author's 'Millarworld' firm
- August 09, 2017

Characters from the stable of Millar's Wanted , Kick-Ass and Kingsman: The Secret Service , all of which have been adapted into Hollywood blockbusters, will now be owned by Netflix - which will stream any of the author's new creations. But much of the value of the deal seems to be vested in Millar himself. It's not clear which of Millar's projects will be developed by Netflix. Netflix now has exclusive rights to Disney films, including those from Marvel Studios. (more...)
Barbara Cook Could Make You Feel Grateful to Be Alive Barbara Cook Could Make You Feel Grateful to Be Alive
- August 09, 2017

Ms Cook, during her time on the stage, became well known as an actress who seemed to embody the whimsical all-American ideal of a simpler and classic America. And I thought I knew my son thoroughly, and then I realized that I didn't - you know, that he had this whole way of life that he wanted to join if he hadn't already. (more...)
Jennifer Lawrence's 'mother!' Gets a Terrifying First Trailer Jennifer Lawrence's 'mother!' Gets a Terrifying First Trailer
- August 09, 2017

The movie follows the story of a couple ( Lawrence and Bardem) as they experience a tight strain in their relationship once Bardem lets in random uninvited guests in their home. After some teases and a gut-churning poster to celebrate Mother's Day , we now have our first full trailer for mother! Poor Jennifer Lawrence's character. (more...)
Disney World Erects Statue to Honor Child Killed by Alligator Last Year Disney World Erects Statue to Honor Child Killed by Alligator Last Year
- August 09, 2017

Disney has erected a lighthouse sculpture honoring the toddler who was killed by an alligator while playing at a Central Florida resort past year. According to the coroner, he died due to drowning and traumatic injuries. The Graves family didn't take legal action against Disney but instead established a memorial fund in his name. (more...)
Pop sensation Selena Gomez to star in Woody Allen's next movie Pop sensation Selena Gomez to star in Woody Allen's next movie
- August 09, 2017

It is also the first film Amazon will distribute on its own, as its previous theatrical releases like "The Big Sick" and "Manchester By The Sea" were co-distributed with studios like Lionsgate and Roadside Attractions. Chalamet is intriguing casting, already starring in Call My By Your Name, which hits cinemas in the USA this autumn, and is already generating Academy Awards talk. (more...)
Freakish moment Malia Obama danced like a 'possessed girl' at music festival Freakish moment Malia Obama danced like a 'possessed girl' at music festival
- August 09, 2017

Her head was tipped forward and the phone was held a few inches from her head. Earlier in the night witnesses recorded Malia dancing wildly with a friend to The Killers . That friend looked up at her and waited for a helping hand back up. Last fall it was claimed that Obama was unhappy with his daughter over her conduct in the public eye. (more...)
Elon Musk has commented on his split from actress Amber Heard Elon Musk has commented on his split from actress Amber Heard
- August 09, 2017

He cited long distance relationship beset with heavy work schedules as the culprit that cause the demise of their romance. The end of Amber and Elon's romance has shocked many, especially since the Justice League beauty appeared to have bonded well with his sons from his previous marriage to Justine Musk , who he divorced from in 2008. (more...)
Fox to Launch New Singing Competition Series 'The Four' Fox to Launch New Singing Competition Series 'The Four'
- August 09, 2017

Four super-talented and fiercely competitive singers, chosen from their auditions by the show's panel of music industry experts, will try to defend their coveted spots on the stage, as they are challenged individually by new singers determined to replace them. (more...)
Newshub-Reid Research poll: Green Party in free fall Newshub-Reid Research poll: Green Party in free fall
- August 09, 2017

Last month Turei admitted to the New Zealand public that she had lied to a government social welfare agency as a 23-year-old single mother in order to "survive". The Green Party will select a new female co-leader at a general meeting. "Metiria has been a servant for the party, the environment and for our people for many years". (more...)
New 9/11 victim identified, almost 16 years later New 9/11 victim identified, almost 16 years later
- August 09, 2017

This has left the grieving families of these victims no option but to wait and hope that a discovery might be made so that they can finally bury their loved ones. More than 1,100 of them have either not been identified, or were never found. The city's medical examiner has been retesting remains that were recovered before May 2002 from ground zero. (more...)
Chris Pratt and Anna Faris shocked friends with their split Chris Pratt and Anna Faris shocked friends with their split
- August 09, 2017

Anna Faris , who was a much bigger hollywood star than her husband at the time of their meeting, would have liked "to have more children" and give a little brother or a little sister to Jack . "And she does mother very well, both our son , Jack , and me, when needed". "Our relationship has made me believe in divine intervention and destiny, just as much as my insane career and the way I fell into this life". (more...)
DJ being sued by Taylor Swift says she 'cost' him his career DJ being sued by Taylor Swift says she 'cost' him his career
- August 09, 2017

Fans have been queuing around the block to get a glimpse of the blonde 27-year-old, who was joined in court by her mum Andrea. "Any woman-rich, poor, famous or not-is entitled to have that not happen". Swift said her security representatives informed KYGO management about her claims, but never asked for him to be fired. Mueller was sacked two days after the allegations by his local employer, radio station KYGO. (more...)
Missing Washington County woman found safe in Roseburg Missing Washington County woman found safe in Roseburg
- August 09, 2017

David Thompson to The Oregonian . Thompson says Helenius' phone was given to a worker at a Dairy Queen in Creswell, Oregon, Saturday night by a man passing through the drive through. However, it will be processed more thoroughly. The Washington County Sheriff's Office is investigating her "strange" disappearance, but they say there are no signs of foul play at this time. (more...)
Hackers leak more Game of Thrones spoilers Hackers leak more Game of Thrones spoilers
- August 09, 2017

According to Wired , the video is set to the " Game of Thrones " theme music. The hackers also delivered a video letter to HBO CEO Richard Plepler that says, "We successfully breached into your huge network. The hackers behind it are now demanding the equivalent of about $6 million in bitcoin , and claim that if they don't get paid they will release 1.5 terabytes of data they stole from the network. (more...)