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Tomb Raider movie: Here's the film's first trailer Tomb Raider movie: Here's the film's first trailer
- September 21, 2017

The trailer starts with Lara running through what seems to be a forest with a bow on hand, followed by some clips showing the adventurer locating her father's secret room. Comparing Vikander's photoshopped neck to that of a giraffe or a dinosaur, many fans took to social media to play around with the image, with some elongating the neck even more. (more...)
'Star Wars' Director Drama: How JJ Abrams Jilted Paramount for 'Episode IX' 'Star Wars' Director Drama: How JJ Abrams Jilted Paramount for 'Episode IX'
- September 21, 2017

Star Wars: Episode IX will be Abrams' main priority now. However, it's pretty clear that Gianopulos would have much rather had Abrams stick around to direct a blockbuster hit to bolster Paramount's reputation. So, it's a strong possibility that the studio will renew their deal with Abrams - despite him jumping ship twice . But this wouldn't be the first time that a Paramount CEO has been furious with Abrams. (more...)
Jay-Z turns down Super Bowl invite Jay-Z turns down Super Bowl invite
- September 21, 2017

Problem is, Hov says no. Earlier this month, a report indicated that Swift would be performing at halftime of the College Football Playoff Championship, and wouldn't be performing at the Super Bowl because she's a spokesperson for Coke - and Pepsi is the Super Bowl halftime show sponsor. (more...)
Mystikal Reportedly Indicted On Rape And Kidnapping Charges Mystikal Reportedly Indicted On Rape And Kidnapping Charges
- September 21, 2017

Both Tyler and 26-year-old Averweone Darnell Holman remain housed in the Caddo Correctional Center on a $3 million bond. A 42 year old woman by the name of Tenichia Monieck Wafford is being held on obstruction of justice charges for allegedly attempting to persuade witnesses not to testify in court. (more...)
Hillary Clinton slams Putin and Trump in Hillary Clinton slams Putin and Trump in "The Late Show" interview
- September 21, 2017

She continued: "What I hope the President would have said was something along the lines of, 'Well we view this as unsafe to our allies, to the region, and even to our country". When Tuesday's speech was over, Trump told reporters: 'I think it went really well. "I don't take it personally", Clinton said. "Every time I met with him, it would be..." she said, gesturing to show legs spread apart. (more...)
Girls' soccer coach risk 15-year jail term over sex Girls' soccer coach risk 15-year jail term over sex
- September 21, 2017

A former substitute high school chemistry teacher from MI is accused of having sex with a teen student, and sending him lurid snaps over social media, according to local reports. The ex-substitute teacher and football coach worked at Stockbridge High School, according to local reports. She faces three felony counts of third-degree criminal sexual conduct involving a student and one misdemeanour count of fourth-degree criminal sexual involving a student. (more...)
Megyn Kelly Joins Ellen DeGeneres, Talks Trump, New NBC Show Megyn Kelly Joins Ellen DeGeneres, Talks Trump, New NBC Show
- September 21, 2017

During her 13 year career at Fox, Megyn Kelly became one of the biggest names in television, but the longtime host stays she was missing one major thing: her family. "It wasn't just the tweets ", Kelly said, "but you know, the country's so divided right now, and it's so political". Kelly also brought up former Fox News star Bill O'Reilly , who imparted a lesson to her when she started in prime time that she recalled. (more...)
School Administrators Accuse Modesto Boy, 5, of Making Terrorist Threats School Administrators Accuse Modesto Boy, 5, of Making Terrorist Threats
- September 21, 2017

The child then told his teacher that a bomb inside would explode if he had to remove the book bag, news station KTXL reported . "My son's 5 years old; obviously there's no bomb in my kid's backpack", his father said . He's hoping it will end with the mark being removed from his son's record. "A day later he was outside picking flowers for his teachers", he said of his son. (more...)
Oliver and Olivia top baby names in Wales Oliver and Olivia top baby names in Wales
- September 21, 2017

The most common first name for boys a year ago remained Oliver, while for girls the most popular was. WATCH: Discover the most unusual baby names - and their meanings. Six girl's names enter the top 10, joining four who stay in their top spots. In second place for the girls was Amelia, then Emily, Isla, Ava, Isabella and Lily. (more...)
AWS to switch to per-second billing for Linux instances AWS to switch to per-second billing for Linux instances
- September 21, 2017

He tells ITPro that more granular workloads could push cloud vendors to offer more granular pricing. According to a blog post by AWS on Monday , usage of Linux instances that are launched in On-Demand, Reserved and Spot form will be billed in one-second increments, as will provisioned storage for EBS volumes. (more...)
ACLU suit claims same-sex couples face bias in adoption ACLU suit claims same-sex couples face bias in adoption
- September 21, 2017

It was filed in U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan and names as defendants Nick Lyon, in his official capacity as director of the Michigan DHHS, and Herman McCall, in his official capacity as director of the Michigan Children's Services Agency, a sub-agency of the DHHS. (more...)
Executive's Sexist Rant at Kathy Griffin Prompts Backlash Executive's Sexist Rant at Kathy Griffin Prompts Backlash
- September 21, 2017

That comment referred both to the fact that Griffin had shaved her head in solidarity with her cancer-stricken sister Joyce - who died last Thursday - and had been widely criticized for posting a photo of herself holding what appeared to be the severed, blood-drenched head of President Donald Trump . (more...)
Victoria and Abdul | Queen Victoria's shocking relationship with a servant Victoria and Abdul | Queen Victoria's shocking relationship with a servant
- September 21, 2017

The film, which tells the story of Victoria and her Indian servant Abdul, opened at the second spot at the box office. And director Stephen Frears has some experience with queens too, having directed The Queen with Helen Mirrenas Elizabeth. (more...)
Taylor Swift Releases Behind-the-Scenes Footage of 'Look What You Made Me Do' Taylor Swift Releases Behind-the-Scenes Footage of 'Look What You Made Me Do'
- September 21, 2017

We're all just chatting about life. "That's gotta look weird", she also quipped. We don't blame her for being a little weirded out by the whole experience. " Look What You Made Me Do " was released on August 24 after a week's worth of videos teasing fans that something new was on its way. Something I gathered from the song and the video is the message she is trying to get across. (more...)
Donald Trump Bashes Low-Rated Emmy Awards Ceremony on Twitter
- September 21, 2017

And though these awards shows have drawn higher ratings before, 11.4 million viewers is still a very high number. But the show averaged a worse rating in the prized 18-49 age demographic. Unfortunately, the poor White House aide (presumably) tasked with keeping Donald Trump distracted during the 2017 Emmys fought a losing battle, because the president finally addressed the show in a mini-rant on Twitter . (more...)
Trump Responds To 'Worst Ever' Ratings From The Emmys Trump Responds To 'Worst Ever' Ratings From The Emmys
- September 21, 2017

US President Donald Trump has weighed in on the Emmys , which were heavy on humour and swipes at his expense. U.S. President Donald Trump addresses the 72nd United Nations General Assembly at U.N. Then she addressed stars who appeared on the stage. In sum, host Stephen Colbert was fixated on bashing Trump, but others, including Alec Baldwin , Tatiana Maslany, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, and comedian Kumail Nanjani were among some of the others to join in. (more...)
Why was Laurence Fishburne's Wife (Gina Torres) Kissing Another Man? Why was Laurence Fishburne's Wife (Gina Torres) Kissing Another Man?
- September 21, 2017

It is hard to make out who the man is in the snapshot, however, according to the news outlet, Gina had a lunch date with him in LA and was seen kissing him and holding his face in her hands across the table. But for now, reps for both sides have declined to comment. About a year ago, Torres said in an interview with the New York Times that she stepped away from her role as Jessica on Suits because "my personal life needed to be tended to". (more...)
Trump gives major speech at United Nations
- September 21, 2017

He added: 'If forced, we will have no choice but to destroy North Korea. He complained that the USA pays 22 per cent of the UN's budget, which he called unfair, but he added: "If (the UN) could actually accomplish all of its stated goals, especially the goal of peace, this investment would easily be well worth it". (more...)
Sushant Singh Rajput might star in WWE Champion The Great Khali's biopic Sushant Singh Rajput might star in WWE Champion The Great Khali's biopic
- September 20, 2017

With the actor now signing on this film Sushant has a packed calendar. A source says, "While Sushant is one of the highest paid brand endorsers, he recently made an exception for a brand". Furthermore, the film aims to show the struggles of the man behind the Superstar, depicting his time as an officer in the Punjab State Police and life during his ascent toward the heights of success he gradually conquered. (more...)
Jimmy Kimmel Goes Off On Health Care Again In Opening Monologue Jimmy Kimmel Goes Off On Health Care Again In Opening Monologue
- September 20, 2017

As a guest on Kimmel's show in May, Cassidy said he would only support a health care plan that made sure any child like Kimmel's would get the coverage needed. Susan Collins. Unlike the Graham-Cassidy bill, that bill would have avoided lifetime coverage limits, and extended protection to those with preexisting conditions. (more...)