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'Coronation Street' star Sean Hughes dies aged 51 'Coronation Street' star Sean Hughes dies aged 51
- October 17, 2017

Mirroring Hicks" loathing of advertising, Hughes (who has died at the age of 51) disavowed Stephen Fry's "national treasure' status for his over-willingness to snatch the marketing dollar. It was reported that he was admitted to Whittington Hospital with liver cirrhosis, passing away during the night after suffering a cardiac arrest. As well as Never Mind The Buzzcocks , Hughes was also known for his Channel 4 sitcom Sean's Show , which was nominated for a British Comedy Award in 1992. (more...)
Raytheon Company (NYSE:RTN) VP Sells 650 Shares of Stock
- October 17, 2017

Raytheon Co now has $54.53B valuation. Appleton Partners Inc. MA now owns 8,345 shares of the aerospace company's stock worth $1,348,000 after purchasing an additional 1,005 shares in the last quarter. Barclays Plc holds 87,601 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Nationwide Fund Advsrs reported 225,159 shares. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and fifteen have issued a buy rating to the company's stock. (more...)
Sachin Tendulkar Appeals Twitter to Take Down Fake Accounts of His Children Sachin Tendulkar Appeals Twitter to Take Down Fake Accounts of His Children
- October 17, 2017

This is the not the first time Tendulkar has expressed disappointment on the issue. Being a celebrity's child can sometimes be a pain and Arjun and Sara Tendulkar have learnt it the hard way as their fake Twitter accounts has had Sachin Tendulkar's fans following them. (more...)
Sophie Turner, Joe Jonas Announce Their Engagement Sophie Turner, Joe Jonas Announce Their Engagement
- October 17, 2017

He tagged the photograph and captioned it, " She said yes ". "Congratulations to my attractive girlfriend on her engagement ", she wrote on Monday, alongside a snap of Turner's engagement ring. According to Mashable, Williams didn't waste time commenting on Turner's post, writing "Congratulations to my attractive girlfriend on her engagement". (more...)
Jaitley launches options trading in gold futures in MCX Jaitley launches options trading in gold futures in MCX
- October 17, 2017

Gold is trading at Rs 29,776 per 10 gram in futures trade amid a weak trend overseas. "This new product will be extremely successful", he said. Mrugank Paranjape, MD & CEO, MCX said, "The long wait for Commodity options has finally come to an end". (more...)
Selena Quintanilla: Who was the 'Mexican Madonna' who popularised tejano music? Selena Quintanilla: Who was the 'Mexican Madonna' who popularised tejano music?
- October 17, 2017

The celebration of Selena comes on the anniversary of the release of her debut, self-titled album which came out on October 17, 1989. When his restaurant business went bankrupt in 1980 in the wake of the state's oil glut, Quintanilla Jr formed a band around his young daughter and her older siblings - Selena y Los Dinos - serving as manager. (more...)
Gerard Butler OK after motorcycle accident Gerard Butler OK after motorcycle accident
- October 17, 2017

Gerard Buttler even took to social media in recent days to post some pics of him in New York City and he looked healthy and in very good spirits. He revealed that after five weeks of heavy stunt work, he chose to inject himself with bee venom twice while filming the sci-fi film. Because he felt fine after the first bee venom injection, Gerard further said his nutritionist chose to give him "another 10" which was "basically 23 bee stings". (more...)
Nelly Rape Investigation STILL Going Despite Accuser Backing Out! Nelly Rape Investigation STILL Going Despite Accuser Backing Out!
- October 17, 2017

News broke a few weeks ago that Nelly was accused of raping a college girl on his tour bus . A statement from Auburn Police Department, read: 'At 3:48 AM a female called 911 to report that she was sexually assaulted by a male, who is known as the rapper " Nelly ". (more...)
Technical Watch: Focusing on Shares of Smallcap Bull 3X Direxion (TNA)
- October 17, 2017

Semiconductor Bull 3X Direxion (SOXL) shares have seen the Money Flow Indicator climb above 60, potentially spelling a near-term reversal if it crosses above the 70 line. Traders may be relying in part on technical stock analysis. Despite the name, CCI can be used on other investment tools such as stocks. The CCI may be used to spot if a stock is entering overbought (+100) and oversold (-100) territory. (more...)
Anti-Muslim abuse alleged in death of Marines recruit Anti-Muslim abuse alleged in death of Marines recruit
- October 17, 2017

His family has maintained throughout that whatever happened - and they believe they still have not heard the whole story - Siddiqui was constitutionally and morally incapable of purposely killing himself as both a faithful Muslim and son. But, as he didn't follow proper procedure, the recruit was forced to run back and forth in his barracks, the report said. After he was slapped three times, the recruit ran out a door and vaulted over a railing on the third floor of the barracks where he ... (more...)
Björk opens up about her own experience with sexual harassment Björk opens up about her own experience with sexual harassment
- October 17, 2017

Bjork claimed she repeatedly turned down the director's alleged advances, but he "punished" her and branded her hard. In the wake of sexual misconduct allegations against Harvey Weinstein , a chorus of women in various industries have been sharing their experiences with sexual harassment and assault. (more...)
FTII chairman makes surprise visit FTII chairman makes surprise visit
- October 17, 2017

Anupam Kher has reportedly told the students that he is on their side. Speaking to the media, Kher said, "I am very happy". The "Saransh" actor said he had a good and positive conversation with the students. "So let's sort out these problems and work on these issues". "I feel that the issues vexing students can be resolved. I want to start my term on an optimistic note and also on a note that I want to do things". (more...)
Bigg Boss 11 preview: a SURPRISE ELIMINATION takes place! Bigg Boss 11 preview: a SURPRISE ELIMINATION takes place!
- October 17, 2017

According to a popular Entertainment portal Businessofcinema.com, this week Akash Dadlani, Puneesh Sharma, Hina Khan , Sapna Chaudhary and Luv Tyagi will get nominated this time. Sshivani also said that though, she had a spat with Jyoti on last day but she would like her to win the show. That's not all; Bigg Boss also announced that Vikas can't be captain for the entire season. (more...)
Cher Joins Meryl Streep, Colin Firth in 'Mamma Mia!' Sequel Cher Joins Meryl Streep, Colin Firth in 'Mamma Mia!' Sequel
- October 17, 2017

Her role has not been revealed. See you at the movies! Reprising their roles from Mamma Mia! Julie Walters, Stellan Skarsgård and Christine Baranski are also returning for the presumed hit of next summer. Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again will premiere in summer 2018. Ol Parker, writer of The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel , writes and directs the sequel from a story by Catherine Johnson, Richard Curtis and Parker. (more...)
Box Office Report: 'Happy Death Day' Opening Makes Studio Execs Happy Box Office Report: 'Happy Death Day' Opening Makes Studio Execs Happy
- October 17, 2017

The runner-up was last weekend's leader, Blade Runner 2049 , the sci-fi sequel, which took in $15-million. Blumhouse and Universal's Happy Death Day easily topped the box office top 10 list for the October 13-15, 2017 weekend. Two biopics struggled to draw significant grosses. $12.8 million is quite solid for a US debut, but where The Foreigner is making its real money is in China, where it's brought in $66 million over the last several weeks. (more...)
'Trailer Park Boys' Star John Dunsworth Dies at 71 'Trailer Park Boys' Star John Dunsworth Dies at 71
- October 17, 2017

Dunsworth's daughter told a Canadian outlet her father died after a brief and unexpected illness. Dunsworth played Mr. Lahey on the Trailer Park Boys since the show began in 2001. The series is set to premiere its 12th season on Netflix in the coming year. Dunsworth also appeared in the 2002 movie Virginia's Run alongside Gabriel Byrne and Joanne Whalley as well a the Syfy series Haven , an adaption of the Stephen King novel The Colorado Kid . (more...)
Producers Guild votes out Harvey Weinstein Producers Guild votes out Harvey Weinstein
- October 17, 2017

This was a huge step for the Academy to take, as never in its history has it expelled a member for any similar reasons; the only other person they ever expelled had leaked movie screeners online. On Friday, NBC News reported that Weinstein will call into a board meeting on Tuesday to contest his firing. In its statement Saturday, the film Academy said it expelled Weinstein "not simply to separate ourselves from someone who does not merit the respect of his colleagues, but also to send a ... (more...)
Carrie Fisher Once Gave a Cow Tongue to a Sexual Predator Carrie Fisher Once Gave a Cow Tongue to a Sexual Predator
- October 17, 2017

After the initial shock and fear wore off, Fisher ran into the producer at Sony and delivered him a package. Afterwards, Ross told some of her friends about the encounter, including Fisher, who chose to take things into her own hands. I thought I was protected by not being attractive". "I mean, it was so fast that I was thinking there's no way that this is happening right now", she continued. (more...)
Oasis Petroleum Inc. (OAS): What's the Story?
- October 17, 2017

Analysts have placed a $12.41 price target on Oasis Petroleum Inc ., suggesting a 46.34% gain from recent close. Finally, Royal Bank Of Canada reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a $14.00 target price on shares of Oasis Petroleum in a research report on Thursday, July 20th. (more...)
14 hurt, 1 critically, in Brooklyn apartment building fire 14 hurt, 1 critically, in Brooklyn apartment building fire
- October 17, 2017

According to the FDNY, the blaze was an "accidental fire which began in a closet as a result of a malfunctioning permanently installed gas heater". She reportedly shouted for help while waiting to be rescued. Her family says they tried to move her to Jacobi Medical Center but couldn't due to her condition. After the FDNY extinguished the fire, the Buildings Department came down to check on the building's habitability. (more...)
Rahul takes a dig at Modi's Gujarat visit Rahul takes a dig at Modi's Gujarat visit
- October 17, 2017

The US media had also taken note of it. ' In his tweet, Mr Trump had said that the United States was starting to have a better relationship with Pakistan and its leaders. Trump on Friday tweeted,"Starting to develop a much better relationship with Pakistan and its leaders". Caitlan Coleman and his family were kidnapped in 2012 while on a backpacking trip in Afghanistan. (more...)
MS school pulls 'To Kill a Mockingbird' from classroom MS school pulls 'To Kill a Mockingbird' from classroom
- October 17, 2017

But it has also been challenged or banned in schools and libraries for a variety of reasons, including the novel's use of the N-word in its portrayal of the bigotry of a small Southern town. Showing that despite the racist content, the book's lesson is everything but. The superintendent, Arthur McMillan, did not elaborate on when the book was pulled, instead providing a statement to The Sun Herald that said the resources used to teach students "may change periodically". (more...)
Venom Movie Adding Veep Actor To Its Cast
- October 17, 2017

Jeff Pinkner (The Amazing Spider-Man 2) and Kelly Marcel ( Fifty Shades of Grey ) will pen the script for the Venom film, which has Ruben Fleischer ( Zombieland , Gangster Squad ) directing. Since then, he has become a fan-favorite Spider-Man villain and sometimes anti-hero who has headlined more than 150 solo comics, though with different host characters and gaps in publication. (more...)
Supergirl Supergirl "Triggers" Preview Clip
- October 17, 2017

As Edge put it, "Now you have all of my attention". Showrunner Andrew Kreisberg told TV Line that Pasdar's character is Lena's real nemesis. A new episode of Supergirl titled " Triggers " airs tonight (October 16) at 8PM on The CW, and the network has released a clip to preview it! Meanwhile, Alex was busy preparing for her wedding. (more...)
Stocks for Your Case: Lam Research Corporation (LRCX), Raytheon Company (RTN)
- October 17, 2017

If we look at the Volatility of Lam Research Corporation (LRCX), Week Volatility is 1.59%, whereas Month Volatility is at 2.29%. About 1.09M shares traded. Barclays Public Ltd Com reported 15,045 shares or 0% of all its holdings. NEWBERRY STEPHEN G also sold $3.01M worth of Lam Research Corporation (NASDAQ:LRCX) on Thursday, May 18. (more...)
Atlanta police charge mother after boys, 1 and 2, found dead Atlanta police charge mother after boys, 1 and 2, found dead
- October 17, 2017

Williams told police she found her sons dead after she had left them with a caregiver all day Friday. Police are still investigating and the cause of death is unknown at this time. Her 3-year-old survived. She told police she left around noon Friday, and the children were in the care of a female cousin. "I asked her what was wrong and she said, 'I can't do it no more, '" she told the paper. (more...)
Spoilers On Plans For Tonight's RAW In Portland Spoilers On Plans For Tonight's RAW In Portland
- October 17, 2017

But the Monster Among Men won't have to wait until then to get his hands on Reigns, with the duo squaring off inside a steel cage on this week's Raw . (more...)
Anne Frank Halloween Costume Pulled after Social Media Uproar Anne Frank Halloween Costume Pulled after Social Media Uproar
- October 16, 2017

The costume featured a blue long-sleeved dress with an elastic beret and an over the shoulder brown bag. A quick web search brings up several stores where the costume is still available. Whether it is an Anne Frank costume or a "World War II evacuee girl costume, " do you think it is appropriate? HalloweenCostumes.com's costume appeared to capitalize off Frank's death, and many on Twitter criticized the company for thinking this was a good idea. (more...)
Marvel's Kevin Feige talks up Geoff Johns and DC Films
- October 16, 2017

However, a new casting call for the Avengers movie has got fans curious about the story and the probable turn of events in the film. Mourners: Looking for men and women over the age of 18, all ethnicities, to portray mourners. It remains to be seen. It's probably safe to assume though that the majority of characters as we know them in the Marvel Universe will be coming to an end - perhaps not physically, but from a story perspective. (more...)
'Game of Thrones' actor Roy Dotrice dies at 94 'Game of Thrones' actor Roy Dotrice dies at 94
- October 16, 2017

Veteran British actor Roy Dotrice , who starred in the Best Picture victor Amadeus as Leopold Mozart and had a brief two-episode arc on HBO's Game of Thrones , passed away earlier today at the age of 94. After roles in popular shows such as Buffy: The Vampire Slayer spin-off Angel and Space: 1999 , Roy was awarded an OBE in 2008 for services to drama. (more...)

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