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Film academy votes Weinstein out Film academy votes Weinstein out
- October 14, 2017

Then, earlier this week, The New Yorker added its own devastating report of other women accusing Weinstein of similar behavior-plus three women accusing him of rape. We need to collectively stand up and support victims of abuse such as the courageous and inspiring women who have spoken out against him and say we hear you and believe you". (more...)
Academy of Motion Pictures Votes to Expel Harvey Weinstein Academy of Motion Pictures Votes to Expel Harvey Weinstein
- October 14, 2017

Some pundits have questioned whether The Academy will expel Weinstein, noting that the organization's membership still includes director Roman Polanski , who is considered a fugitive in Los Angeles for having unlawful sexual contact with a minor in the 1970s, and comedian Bill Cosby, who has been accused of drugging and sexually assaulting dozens of women. (more...)
RSP Permian Inc (NYSE:RSPP) Under Analyst Spotlight RSP Permian Inc (NYSE:RSPP) Under Analyst Spotlight
- October 14, 2017

The stock had a trading volume of 2,199,504 shares. About shares traded. RSP Permian Inc (NYSE: RSPP ) has risen 25.82% since October 13, 2016 and is uptrending. Stifel Nicolaus upgraded it to "Buy" rating and $51 target in Thursday, December 1 report. (NASDAQ:AZPN) on Wednesday, August 23 with "Buy" rating . (more...)
Harvey Weinstein 'threatened to DESTROY James Bond star Eva Green's career' Harvey Weinstein 'threatened to DESTROY James Bond star Eva Green's career'
- October 14, 2017

Marlène Jobert, Green's mother, accused Weinstein of being a "horrible man" who targeted Green with promises of career success in return for sexual favours. He is believed to have checked into rehab. But I remember her being profoundly upset by it. "I wish to address comments made by my mother in a recent interview regarding Harvey Weinstein ". (more...)
ER actress accuses George Clooney of 'blacklisting' her in Hollywood
- October 14, 2017

Those accused of being "Pussy grabbers" are "ER" actors Eric LaSalle and Terence Nightingall . As fallout from the Harvey Weinstein revelations and accusations continues to mount, more and more of Tinseltown's A-listers are being called out for their alleged roles in Hollywood's long-running culture of secrecy, victim-shaming and abuse. (more...)
Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:AMC)
- October 14, 2017

Its up 32.37% from 12.31M shares previously. Sells 2.8 Million Shares of National ..." published on October 02, 2017 as well as Prnewswire.com's news article titled: "Technical Reports on Movie Production, Theaters Equities - AMC Entertainment ..." with publication date: "October 13, 2017. (more...)
New Mutants Teaser Trailer Reveals Darker Side of the X-Men Universe New Mutants Teaser Trailer Reveals Darker Side of the X-Men Universe
- October 14, 2017

The official trailer has been released and boy is it a doozy. While the mutants are closely associated with the ever so popular Xavier's School for Gifted Youngsters, it seems that " New Mutants " will be straying away from the institution favoring the cold dark recesses of an insane asylum. (more...)
Megyn Kelly is destroying NBC's morning ratings Megyn Kelly is destroying NBC's morning ratings
- October 14, 2017

The network was reportedly hoping that Kelly would simply do no harm to the Today franchise, but it seems like Kelly is already causing plenty of damage just two weeks into her morning show, which has been resoundingly mocked for its numerous blunders that have only highlighted all of Kelly's blaring weaknesses. (more...)
No. 11 Miami looks to avoid letdown, hosts Georgia Tech No. 11 Miami looks to avoid letdown, hosts Georgia Tech
- October 14, 2017

His top target, senior Braxton Berrios , has become a playmaker, earning ACC Receiver of the Week honors for his performance against the Seminoles, when he hauled in a career-high eight passes for 90 yards and two scores to become the first Hurricane since Reggie Wayne (2000) to catch a TD pass in each of his first four games of the season and the first Hurricane with a touchdown grab in five consecutive games (dating to 2016) since Leonard Hankerson in 2010. (more...)
Jimmy Fallon Says Being Anti-Trump Is Jimmy Fallon Says Being Anti-Trump Is "Just Not What I Do"
- October 14, 2017

Geist asked if Fallon should pivot in the direction that other late night hosts have and start presenting a stronger reaction to this presidency. Lively told host Jimmy Fallon . I think it'd be weird for me to start doing it now", he responds to Geist in the clip after being asked if he ever feels pressure to tackle any of Trump's latest maneuvers on his show. (more...)
Weinstein tried hard to get Aishwarya alone, says former manager
- October 14, 2017

However, this is the first time an incident involving an Indian actress has been reported. In Sheffield's telling, she and Bachchan were leaving, with the star several steps ahead, when Weinstein cornered her and asked how could she get the Indian star who was a former Miss World, alone. (more...)
WWE set to make return To India in December WWE set to make return To India in December
- October 14, 2017

Arjun is known to be a huge WWE fan and the Champion has been promoting the events stopped by to invite Tendulkar and his son for a wrestling event at the Indra Gandhi Indoor International Stadium. The show in December is going to feature the Indian wrestler Mahal wherein the main event he will take on former Universal champion Kevin Owens for the WWE Championship. (more...)
Hate Story 4 to be released on 2nd March 2018 Hate Story 4 to be released on 2nd March 2018
- October 14, 2017

The franchise has been presenting erotic thrillers with vengeance, and mystery with each of its installments. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh shared Hate Story 4 first look on social media with a caption that read "Hate will be back, darker than ever". (more...)
Harvey Weinstein: 'I gotta get help' Harvey Weinstein: 'I gotta get help'
- October 14, 2017

We can do this. If you're anything like me, you probably weren't familiar with anything regarding Harvey Weinstein and his prominent status in Hollywood until he made multiple appearances with rapper Jay-Z promoting The Kalief Browder Story . (more...)
Tyga trying to 'steal' pregnant Kylie Jenner from Travis Scott says report Tyga trying to 'steal' pregnant Kylie Jenner from Travis Scott says report
- October 14, 2017

He tries to play it cool, but the truth is he'd kill to have her back", a source told Hollywood Life. 'Kylie always wanted to be a young mom. The eagle eyed/eared amongst you will note the use of the word "baby" in both the song and the Snap caption (snaption? no? just me?) which, as you can imagine, arose great interest in readers, given that a baby is the very thing most of the world now believes may be growing in Kylie's stomach. (more...)
Jack Dorsey responds to #WomenBoycottTwitter: New rules incoming
- October 14, 2017

Stating that it was made Twitter's top priority in 2017, Jack said that the company has chose to take a more aggressive stance on "our rules and how we enforce them". Tweeting something abusive? Think twice now. On Friday, actress Rose McGowan was among women boycotting Twitter in a protest over the temporary shutdown of her account hours after she made allegations of systemic sexual abuse in Hollywood, including against Harvey Weinstein . (more...)
A 'Rick & Morty' Fan Traded McDonald's Szechuan Sauce for a auto
- October 14, 2017

McDonald's are now promising to produce it in larger supplies and distribute it in more branches than before. The owner of the Volkswagen posted on Facebook after she traded her wheels for the sauce, saying "thank you for the insane trade on the VW Golf mk4 for the legendary Szechuan Sauce", continuing the post with "I hope you get lost in the sauce!". (more...)
Supermarket Sweep is making a return to TV Supermarket Sweep is making a return to TV
- October 14, 2017

According to Vasha Wallace, EVP of global acquisitions and development, "The time is ripe to bring back this all-time favorite game show which has traveled with such success over the years". "It is a great addition to this year's MIPCOM slate and given the interest we've had already we're confident that everyone will be as excited for its return as we are". (more...)
Duchess Kate's uncle Gary is arrested for 'punching his wife unconscious' Duchess Kate's uncle Gary is arrested for 'punching his wife unconscious'
- October 14, 2017

The 52-year-old was charged with the offence after the alleged beating near his home in Wimpole Street, London, at around 1.20am on Friday. Cabbie Daniel Shepard, 28, confessed that he witnessed the drama after driving the couple to their flat in central London after a night out at an exclusive club in Portman Square, Marylebone, The Sun reported. (more...)
New poster of Vidya Balan starrer Tumhari Sullu out- see pic New poster of Vidya Balan starrer Tumhari Sullu out- see pic
- October 14, 2017

Sulochana a.k.a. Sulu, played by Vidya Balan unexpectedly lands herself the job of a night RJ (radio jockey) on a leading radio station and much comedy and drama follows. We may have never noticed it before, but Vidya Balan has a really sultry voice. The film wasn't received well by the audience as well as the critics and it will be interesting to see how Vidya gets back to the box office with her second release of the year. (more...)
Arizona sending fire engines, firefighters to aid California Arizona sending fire engines, firefighters to aid California
- October 14, 2017

Each agency sent four firefighters, Hines said, with Kennewick adding one of its captains, Rusty Bachmann, to lead the team in a command pickup. "This is an experienced crew", Sorenson said in a phone interview. This is the farthest our guys have driven in about a decade, but they have plenty of experience working in situations like this. "It's going to depend on the weather and the wind calming down". (more...)
Is there Intrinsic Value in Adient plc (NYSE:ADNT)?
- October 14, 2017

The second value adds in the net debt repaid yield to the calculation. A few notable investment firms have updated their holdings. Short-term traders using technical analysis may be looking to score quick profits by capitalizing on the fluctuations of stock prices. (more...)
Barcelona star Javier Mascherano could leave the club next summer Barcelona star Javier Mascherano could leave the club next summer
- October 14, 2017

The Argentina worldwide is under contract until 2019 but could be set for a rethink as he competes with Samuel Umtiti and Gerard Pique for game time. "I will try to fight for my place and to be ready when I'm called upon", he told ESPN. "I'm not the kind of person to get annoyed about it, and even less with the coach", he explained. "With Argentina? My time with the national team has come to an end and after next summer, I won't be going any further with them". (more...)
Decapitated members formally charged with rape Decapitated members formally charged with rape
- October 14, 2017

Since then, members of Decapitated have been extradited from the Los Angeles County jail back to Spokane. Decapitated's other two members, lead singer Rafal Piotrowski and bassist Hubert Wiecek, are scheduled for a first court appearance October 19 in Spokane. (more...)
ICC to start nine-team Test and 13-team ODI league ICC to start nine-team Test and 13-team ODI league
- October 14, 2017

The majority of those leagues are hugely successful and England will have their own new one in 2020. Chief executive David Richardson hailed the development as one which augured well for the future of global cricket. Test cricket has been in decline for years and this is a move in the right direction. A version was supposed to begin in 2013 but was scrapped because existing commercial arrangements meant the ICC was obliged to stage the ODI Champions Trophy instead. (more...)
Will Third Point Reinsurance Ltd (TPRE) Run Out of Steam Soon?
- October 14, 2017

Corcept Therapeutics Inc now has $2.06B valuation. About 160,211 shares traded. It has underperformed by 36.03% the S&P500. Through the Company's reinsurance subsidiaries, it provides property and casualty reinsurance coverage to insurance and reinsurance companies. (more...)
'Blue Crush' Reboot Set at NBC 'Blue Crush' Reboot Set at NBC
- October 14, 2017

My god. It took 450 shows, the majority of which seem to be reboots or revivals, for producers to create something I might actually watch; I don't even smoke weed, but this is the occasion. The three actresses played ambitious young surfers trying to conquer Hawaii's famous North Shore. You don't have to be in the know to see how the irony of that location makes it the flawless place to tell that kind of story, and so Universal Pictures grossed a little over $ 51 million at the box office ... (more...)
'Everyone' knew about Weinstein harassment: actress Lea Seydoux 'Everyone' knew about Weinstein harassment: actress Lea Seydoux
- October 14, 2017

Weinstein was sacked Sunday from his own film studio, three days after a New York Times report alleged he had preyed on young women hoping to break into the industry. "I had to defend myself. I stopped him and managed to get out of the room", she said. "After singing I said again that I had to leave". I wasn't afraid of him, though. (more...)
Oliver Stone Accused of Groping Former Playboy Model Oliver Stone Accused of Groping Former Playboy Model
- October 14, 2017

The model told the Daily News that she was at an event held in Stone's honor at producer Ted Field's home when the director "reached out and ... honked it like a horn". "I've been travelling for the last couple of days and wasn't aware of all the women who came out to support the original story in the New York Times ", he wrote. (more...)
Alibaba sets up seven-lab research programme with $15bn budget Alibaba sets up seven-lab research programme with $15bn budget
- October 14, 2017

The seven labs will focus on research into disruptive technologies including data intelligence, the internet of things, fintech , quantum computing and human-machine interaction. The Chinese giant and its affiliates have undergone rapid expansion in the past year, bringing it into direct competition with United States e-retailer Amazon, as well as global payments, cloud and logistics firms. (more...)