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'I miss wearing make-up' David Letterman returns to late-night 'I miss wearing make-up' David Letterman returns to late-night
- October 18, 2017

But that said: It's damn good to see Letterman back on late night TV, where his hilarious grumpy ramblings have been missed for more than two years. And he didn't hear anything else about it until Conan made an appearance on The Late Show . (more...)
Canadian Icon Gord Downie Dead At 53 Canadian Icon Gord Downie Dead At 53
- October 18, 2017

His family said in a statement he had passed away quietly surrounded by friends and relatives. Downie was diagnosed with glioblastoma-in incurable form of aggressive brain cancer-in December 2015. The mural of Gord Downie of the Tragically Hip painted on the wall of Hertel Liquor Library building. The Downies added that Gord lived many lives. (more...)
Meet the HP ZBook x2, the world's most powerful tablet PC Meet the HP ZBook x2, the world's most powerful tablet PC
- October 18, 2017

This device is built specifically for professionals who use Adobe Creative Cloud and other creative applications most of the time. HP has revealed the new ZBook x2 , a 2-in-1 hybrid aimed at creative types which the company claims is the "world's most powerful detachable PC". (more...)
Mahira Khan Breaks Silence On Her Viral Photos With Ranbir Kapoor Mahira Khan Breaks Silence On Her Viral Photos With Ranbir Kapoor
- October 18, 2017

Mahira Khan has hit the nail right on the head and given a fitting reply to all those who dared to shame her for living her life on her terms, and truly deserves appreciation for not shying away from expressing herself. The " Raees " actress also spoke on the effect of the incident on her by saying she's going to be more cautious and that all this has taught her a lot. (more...)
Dhinchak Pooja to enter Bigg Boss 11 Dhinchak Pooja to enter Bigg Boss 11
- October 18, 2017

But guess what? Priyank is not entering the show all alone. The Roadies Rising and Splitsvilla 10 star who was ousted from Bigg Boss 11 after his fight with fellow contestant Akash Dadlani, is now on his way back to the show. Priyank said, "When someone says it is the nastiest season, I would say that there are 3-4 people who are spreading so much negativity inside - cracking jokes on sexual orientation et all". (more...)
Kenny Chesney Coming To Busch Stadium Next Summer Kenny Chesney Coming To Busch Stadium Next Summer
- October 18, 2017

In addition, a select number of Platinum Seats and VIP Packages will also go on sale this morning at 10:00 a.m. Tickets can be purchased at Brewers.com/Chesney , by phone at 414-902-4000 and at the Miller Park Box Office. In what has become a almost annual tradition since 2011 (he missed only 2014), country superstar Kenny Chesney will perform at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford next summer. (more...)
Gucci Mane Teams With Reebok Classic for New Campaign Gucci Mane Teams With Reebok Classic for New Campaign
- October 18, 2017

Ka'oir shared a sneak peek of her wedding gown on Instagram, alongside the caption: "Mrs Davis #1017". She also carried a bejewelled bouquet and wore a diamond headdress with drop diamond earrings for an extra glamorous touch. To coincide with the wedding, the couple also kicked off their new 10-part reality tv series on BET Tuesday night as well called Gucci Mane and Keyshia Ka'oir: The Mane Event, which will give fans an up-close look at all that went into crafting the nuptials. (more...)
The final build to Kalisto vs. Enzo Amore at TLC
- October 18, 2017

Enzo has built this place up and he's an original who was only handed a microphone. The only thing WWE did for him was give him a mic, and the crowd never did him any favors. Some time you are supposed to speak softly but some times you carry a big stick. That is what happened last week. He said his attack on Akira Tozawa last week was tough love and he made Tozawa's vocal cords impotent. (more...)
UltraTech Cement Q2 profit falls 28% to Rs431 crore UltraTech Cement Q2 profit falls 28% to Rs431 crore
- October 18, 2017

On standalone basis, the company reported a profit of Rs 431 crore, compared with Rs 601 crore in the year ago quarter. "This quarter continued to witness increasing cost trends, attributable to increase in fuel price", UltraTech said in a statement. (more...)
The Star Wars Han Solo Movie Gets A Title
- October 18, 2017

What the studio hadn't confirmed, though, was the actual title. "It has always been known that Lucasfilm (and Disney ) has been developing a series of side-story films to the greater "#Star Wars" movie franchise , featuring installments that would air in between every mainline trilogy (the ones with the episode numbers, next being this December's "The Last Jedi"). (more...)
Malaysian preacher apologises to Selangor Sultan Malaysian preacher apologises to Selangor Sultan
- October 18, 2017

He has apologised to the Johor Sultan and is out on bail. "But if this room and opportunity is not present, then I leave it to God". However, Zamihan said he would continue to serve in a suitable manner and place, stressing that the fight for Islam would never end. (more...)
Tall ship Oliver Hazard Perry runs aground in Newport
- October 18, 2017

Disabled tall ship hit multiply leisure boats before running aground, said USCG in its' statement. The Oliver Hazard Perry stands 131⁄2 stories tall and can take 32 passengers in addition to 17 crew members. "All of Perry's 2018 voyages and plans for festival participation are expected to continue as scheduled". Instead, everyone lives aboard and works side-by-side with professional crew to learn square-rig seamanship, including bracing the yards, steering the ship and even going aloft ... (more...)
Mayim Bialik is still apologizing for Weinstein op-ed Mayim Bialik is still apologizing for Weinstein op-ed
- October 18, 2017

Published on the New York Times , the same publication which broke the story of Weinstein's sexual assaults , Bialik said that she was "shocked and disgusted" but not entirely surprised. According to Pop Culture , what some people had taken away from the opinion piece is that Bialik may have inadvertently blamed other women for being preyed upon - especially since Bialik raised the concern of how they dressed and how they put up a flirtatious facade when in front of other men. (more...)
Social media #MeToo sparks conversation on sexual assault Social media #MeToo sparks conversation on sexual assault
- October 18, 2017

Celebrities like Alyssa Milano and Rosario Dawson first helped to amplify the hashtag on Sunday afternoon, as thousands of women shared that they were victims of harassment and assault. There's so many different angles to it. Victims who may have suffered in silence seem to feel liberated, knowing they're not alone. "And to share with others so they can heal faster", Matta said, adding that having a zero tolerance work-environment is also a must. (more...)
SeaWorld Entertainment Inc (SEAS) EPS Estimated At $0.81
- October 18, 2017

Seaworld Entmt Inc now has $1.16 billion valuation. In other SeaWorld Entertainment news, major shareholder Hill Path Capital Partners Co- purchased 320,627 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Monday, August 21st. giving the company a "buy" rating. The company presently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $17.42. Citigroup maintained SeaWorld Entertainment Inc (NYSE:SEAS) on Monday, September 14 with "Buy" rating. (more...)
European Commission Condemns Killing of Maltese Journalist European Commission Condemns Killing of Maltese Journalist
- October 18, 2017

In a post on his Facebook page, the son of whistleblowing blogger Daphne Caruana Galizia accused Mr Muscat of filling his office with crooks and creating a culture of impunity that had turned Malta into a "mafia island". Shortly before the election, Ken Mifsud Bonnici, an adviser to the European Commission, wrote that Malta was facing "a veritable collapse of the rule of law". (more...)
Terror Threat Worst in his Career — UK Intelligence Head Terror Threat Worst in his Career — UK Intelligence Head
- October 18, 2017

Stating that a possible terror attack was expected, Parker said, "This threat is a multidimensional, rapidly evolving and working on a scale and pace we have never seen before". "The threat is more diverse than I've ever known". He said the plots involved "complex scheming and also crude stabbings; lengthy planning as well as spontaneous attacks". (more...)
Goons shouting ''Jai Shree Ram'' wreck Padmavati rangoli made in 48 hours Goons shouting ''Jai Shree Ram'' wreck Padmavati rangoli made in 48 hours
- October 18, 2017

It takes quite a lot to work on a character for nine months constantly round the clock. "I feel certain characters don't leave your system". Meanwhile, designers Rimple and Harpreet Narula, who worked on Deepika, Ranveer and Shahid's costumes for Padmavati said, "We immersed ourselves in the history of that particular period during the initial sessions in which he took us through the script and the characterisations". (more...)
BTS to release new single album in December BTS to release new single album in December
- October 18, 2017

The band's EP album " Love Yourself: Her " clocked in at 15th on the "Billboard 200" chart for the week of October 28, according to Billboard's website. BTS is now on its world tour known as Wings Tour . Meanwhile, the new sub-unit of NU'EST called NU'EST W made their debut with the release of their first extended play titled " W, Here " that includes their title track, " Where You At ". (more...)
Grass Fires Burn Hillside Along Highway 101 In Sausalito Grass Fires Burn Hillside Along Highway 101 In Sausalito
- October 18, 2017

The fires burned one to two acres each. Firefighters have deployed multiple engines and bulldozers as well as aircraft to a pair of roadside wildfires near U.S. At least one lane of the highway reopened around 3:05 p.m., but traffic in the area was still severely backed up as of 4 p.m. Fire Crews are now on the scene battling the blaze. (more...)
Watching Shares of Oracle Corp (ORCL) — Technical Focus
- October 18, 2017

Following the completion of the transaction, the executive vice president now owns 30,977 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $1,488,444.85. 106.56 million shares or 2.27% more from 104.19 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. The shares were sold at an average price of $50.30, for a total value of $188,625.00. (more...)
Molly Ringwald Recalls Years of Sexual Harassment Early in Her Career Molly Ringwald Recalls Years of Sexual Harassment Early in Her Career
- October 18, 2017

The " Sixteen Candles " star first met Weinstein when she was 20 and coming off the heels of her Brat Pack days as an established star. She was warned about him before filming even began, though she doesn't specify if this was about his behavior with women; Weinstein and his brother Bob were rising in the film industry and Ringwald understood that "it was inadvisable to cross them". (more...)
Liar returns to ITV starring Joanne Froggatt and Ioan Gruffudd Liar returns to ITV starring Joanne Froggatt and Ioan Gruffudd
- October 18, 2017

Obviously there were plenty of twists and turns that led us up to that point - discovering Andrew's new girlfriend, Charlotte, was an undercover police officer was brilliant. ITV's Head of Drama, Polly Hill, has commissioned the new series. "Bosses feel it would be the best direction to go in". So, who killed Andrew? Polly Hill, commissioner of the new series, said: " Liar has gripped the nation over the last six weeks and we're delighted both Joanne and Ioan will return to play Laura ... (more...)
UnREAL: Lifetime announces season 3 release date, drops first trailer
- October 18, 2017

Taking their inspiration from The Bachelorette , Season 3 follows Everlasting's first "suitress" Serena ( Caitlin FitzGerald ) as she navigates the trials and tribulations of reality TV dating. Also joining the cast for season three are Brandon Jay McLaren ( Ransom ) the on-set psychologist, Dr. Simon; Kassandra Clementi ( Hatfields and McCoys ) appears as Chet's new girlfriend, Crystal; Chelsea Hobbs ( Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce ) as new camera assistant Charlie; and Jaime ... (more...)
Marilyn Manson Just Won't Stop Dragging Justin Bieber
- October 18, 2017

Marilyn Manson has branded Justin Bieber a "girl" with the "mind of a squirrel". Then things took an even weirder turn, when the "Personal Jesus" singer seemed to say the pair had settled their differences and might even be heading towards a collaboration . (more...)
Harington reckons it's the right time for GoT to end Harington reckons it's the right time for GoT to end
- October 18, 2017

Speaking to Digital Spy recently about the show's impending conclusion, Harington admitted that he was "feeling emotional" but that the end was coming "at the right time". Though it's going to be a painful goodbye for everyone in Game of Thrones , Harington thinks that season 8 is the right time for the story to end and everyone involved in the series' production to part ways. (more...)
Blake Lively on Why Her Marriage To Ryan Reynolds Works So Well Blake Lively on Why Her Marriage To Ryan Reynolds Works So Well
- October 18, 2017

It's no secret that Blake Lively , 30, and Ryan Reynolds , 40, are not your average couple - they both are super-famous actors who often have to pretend to be in love with other people on-screen. Lively also touched on those hilarious tweets that Reynolds posts about their daughters, and there's one flawless reason why she's OK with them going up: She can't log in to her Twitter account. (more...)
Haryana: Singer Harshita Dahiya shot dead in Panipat village Haryana: Singer Harshita Dahiya shot dead in Panipat village
- October 18, 2017

But they were not targetted by the assailants, who came in a black auto. Harshita, 22, was living in Narela in Delhi. The assailants fired seven bullets and six bullets hit Harshita's forehead and neck, resulting into her on the spot death, police said, adding that the youths fled the scene after killing her. (more...)
Nancy Drew TV series in development at NBC Nancy Drew TV series in development at NBC
- October 18, 2017

NBC is developing a new series based on the iconic novel series after CBS attempted such a project last season. After CBS dropped the project previous year in part because it "skewed too female", NBC is here to pick up the remains, refashioning them into a different concept altogether. (more...)
Cardi B Signs With Sony/ATV Publishing Cardi B Signs With Sony/ATV Publishing
- October 18, 2017

Everything Cardi B touches is turning to gold. "[Cardi B] is one rare breed of unique artists who the industry only witnesses occasionally", Sony/ATV co-president Rick Krim said in an announcement. Sony/ATV senior director of A&R Jennifer Drake also talks about Cardi's new deal, remarking on the Bronx rapper's honest approach to her music and brand. (more...)