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Why the Trump-Russia indictments are being kept secret - for now Why the Trump-Russia indictments are being kept secret - for now
- November 01, 2017

It prevents the target of an indictment from knowing they're about to be charged and arrested, which limits the risk of defendants destroying evidence or any shenanigans when they are eventually brought in. The timing was confirmed by a second source familiar with the matter. A spokesman for the special counsel's office declined to comment. Mr Mueller, a former FBI director, was tapped in May to head the Russian Federation probe - one of several ongoing investigations on the matter - ... (more...)
Harrison Ford convinced Mark Hamill to return to 'Star Wars' Harrison Ford convinced Mark Hamill to return to 'Star Wars'
- November 01, 2017

The idea of catching lightning in a bottle twice was ridiculously remote". But after Ford signed up, Hamill realised he couldn't say no: "Can you imagine if I was the only one to say no? I'd be the most hated man in nerd-dom". His return came in the form of 2015's " Star Wars: The Force Awakens ", although he was largely absent for the majority of the film, with his reintroduction coming right at the very end. (more...)
"A Bad Moms Christmas" Kicks Off Hollywood Holiday Season
- November 01, 2017

The promise of "A Bad Moms Christmas " being a taboo-shattering comedy that attacks the Martha Stewart view of a "perfect" Christmas is undercut by a sappy resolution that forces the moms to sell out their independence for more cookie-cutter holiday conformity. (more...)
Two Women Accuse Top NPR Editor Of Sexual Harassment Two Women Accuse Top NPR Editor Of Sexual Harassment
- November 01, 2017

NPR is investigating allegations by two women who accused Michael Oreskes , NPR's senior vice president for news, of sexual harassment. An NPR spokeswoman, Isabel Lara, said Oreskes had been placed on leave after the allegations from the 1990s appeared in the Post . (more...)
Watch Dave Grohl & Kristen Bell Perform A Metallica & 'Frozen' Mash-up Watch Dave Grohl & Kristen Bell Perform A Metallica & 'Frozen' Mash-up
- November 01, 2017

Bell who voiced Anna in the movie Frozen , replied, "I would love to jam with you.". And if you're wondering if Grohl can still drum while dressed as a 70-year-old man, the answer is an overwhelming yes. Soon the whole studio band joined in, and the music grew heavier. She started the handsome song on her own, then partway through, Grohl joined on drums and the tune morphed into Metallica's " Enter Sandman ". (more...)
Suhana Khan auditions for practice? Suhana Khan auditions for practice?
- November 01, 2017

Exclusive photos of Gauri Khan and Suhana Khan at Gateway of India! Just like past year, the star is heading to the beaches of Alibaug with his family and friends to celebrate his birthday. Shah Rukh during a press meet of Ittefaq said , "I'll see the film with the cast and meet the media on my birthday". Today, the maverick has left for Alibaugh with the apple of his eye, AbRam. (more...)
Sherin Mathews laid to rest with mom in attendance Sherin Mathews laid to rest with mom in attendance
- November 01, 2017

She was adopted by the Indian-American couple, Wesley Mathews and Sini Mathews, from an orphanage in India past year. Her funeral was held "according to the religious beliefs and the cultural heritage of her family", attorneys Mitchell Nolte and Gregg Gibbs said in a statement. (more...)
Hulk & Rocket Becomes Friends In Avengers: Infinity War
- November 01, 2017

The issue saw Hulk awaken on the planet Halfworld, a world populated by talking, sentient animals, one of which is Rocket. Thor: Ragnarok stars Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Cate Blanchett, Tom Hiddleston, Tessa Thompson, Idris Elba, Karl Urban, Anthony Hopkins, and Jeff Goldblum. (more...)
Sonam Kapoor faces breathing issues, Kareena Kapoor Khan offers solution
- November 01, 2017

Sophie Chaudry, quoting Sonam's tweet, said, "Breathing problems & eye infection thanks to the pollution", and warned that "we reap what we sow.& soon it'll be too late to sow anything!" Sonam and Richa, both have fervently spoken against environmental issues, recently during Diwali, urged people to reduce/stop firecrackers use. (more...)
Kangana Ranaut as Rani Laxmibai in Manikarnika is a Royalty Kangana Ranaut as Rani Laxmibai in Manikarnika is a Royalty
- November 01, 2017

She will essay Jhalkaribai the fearless warrior and advisor to Rani Lakshmibai. Writer-director Vijayendra Prasad, who has penned the story of Kangana Ranaut-starrer upcoming epic drama "Manikarnika", says the war episodes will be the biggest highlight of the film. (more...)
Akshay Kumar's monster look will send shivers down your spine Akshay Kumar's monster look will send shivers down your spine
- November 01, 2017

In the poster, Akshay is seen roaring like a beast with his yellow eyes, flaring eyebrows and terrifying dracula teeth which can make anyone get frightened. The music of 2.0 is composed by maestro AR Rahman and the recently the audio was launched in Dubai. Apparently, it is one of the most expensive films made until date in the country. (more...)
This comedian officially won Halloween by dressing up as Gemma Collins This comedian officially won Halloween by dressing up as Gemma Collins
- November 01, 2017

Alan hilariously recreated Gemma's meme sparking look wearing everything from a blonde wig to a gold clutch, resembling the one Gemma wore with the dress. "And in another interview she said: 'That little girl got knocked down!' How rude is that?" After Gemma fell, Amber, Marcel and Jamie all rushed to her aid and helped her out. (more...)
Bake Off victor gets her skates on for Dancing on Ice Bake Off victor gets her skates on for Dancing on Ice
- November 01, 2017

The 29-year-old admitted that he wasn't exactly a pro just yet, saying: 'I went for my first training session yesterday. "I've had two training sessions which have hurt my feet a lot". "Or drop anyone because I'm quite big and I know I'm going to be asked to do lifts and stuff so I'm quite nervous about that". No, not Amber Davies - Chris Hughes , of course! "It was such huge fun", she said. (more...)
Riot Games Confirms Franchising Model for EU LCS in 2019 Riot Games Confirms Franchising Model for EU LCS in 2019
- November 01, 2017

The hope is that this will allow teams to plan and budget for an entire season, rather than disrupting leagues halfway through the year. One of the least-discussed changes, however, is one that could have the largest impact. In making this change, Riot is essentially cutting out the Challenger Series Qualifiers and streamlining the format. In the old system, national leagues comprised the third tier of European competition. (more...)
What Are Analysts Opinions On Marvell Technology Group Ltd. (MRVL) What Are Analysts Opinions On Marvell Technology Group Ltd. (MRVL)
- November 01, 2017

Technical analysis of stocks and trends has been used by serious traders for decades. When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role. A value between 70 and 100 is considered overbought; hence the trader should look at selling opportunities. At the time of writing, Marvell Technology Group Ltd . (more...)
Ranveer Singh Shot A Special Song For His Upcoming Movie 'Padmavati' Ranveer Singh Shot A Special Song For His Upcoming Movie 'Padmavati'
- November 01, 2017

However, Padmavati actress Deepika Padukone said that the money doesn't excite her and her priorities are different. "This is a first ever collaboration of this kind with Paramount Pictures releasing a Viacom18 Hindi feature across worldwide markets", said Ajit Andhare, chief operating officer, Viacom18 Motion Pictures, in a statement. (more...)
Priyanka Chopra Nearly Escaped Manhattan Terror Attack Priyanka Chopra Nearly Escaped Manhattan Terror Attack
- November 01, 2017

Bollywood actor Priyanka Chopra , who is also in NY for the shooting of her upcoming show Quantico , shared on Twitter that the attack happened just five blocks away from her home. The suspect, 29-year-old Sayfullo Saipov said to be from Uzbekistan, was shot in the stomach before being arrested. Law enforcement is following this closely. (more...)
Watch BTS's campaign video for 'Love Myself'
- November 01, 2017

Big Hit Entertainment head Bang Shi Hyuk said, "It's even more meaningful to share the first steps of our " LOVE MYSELF " campaign with UNICEF ". According to the Love Yourself website , BTS had approached the Korean Committee for UNICEF with the proposal for the joint global campaign last May. (more...)
Are NERD about to announce their return? Are NERD about to announce their return?
- November 01, 2017

It's uncertain what the trio has planned for the future, but they will reunite this weekend at ComplexCon on November 4 in Long Beach, Calif. When asked in a Twitter Q&A by a fan: "Are you going to make another N.E.R.D. would headline ComplexCon this November. Williams has repeatedly confirmed that the group is preparing a new album, though he's declined to reveal a release date. (more...)
Notre Dame Ends Free Contraceptive Coverage for Employees Notre Dame Ends Free Contraceptive Coverage for Employees
- November 01, 2017

The Catholic university will stop the coverage starting on January 1, 2018, according to The South Bend Tribune . Coverage will end for students on the university's health-care plan on August 14, 2018. The university's medical plan will cover contraceptives if they're used to treat a specific medical condition and not as a method to prevent pregnancy. (more...)
Game of Thrones' Kit Harington to Star in an HBO Historical Miniseries Game of Thrones' Kit Harington to Star in an HBO Historical Miniseries
- November 01, 2017

Starring opposite Harington are Mark Gatiss as the King's spymaster, Liv Tyler , Peter Mullan, Edward Holcroft, Shaun Dolley, and Robert Emms. Harington plays Robert Catesby, the driving force behind the 1605 Gunpowder Plot in London. (more...)
Ex-'House of Cards' showrunner: Kevin Spacey allegations are 'deeply troubling' Ex-'House of Cards' showrunner: Kevin Spacey allegations are 'deeply troubling'
- November 01, 2017

Production on the sixth season continues for now and it will be released in 2018. Netflix are reportedly moving forward with plans for multiple spin-off series of House Of Cards , following the original show's cancellation. Some were upset he had "thrown the gay community under the bus" and said Spacey's sexuality was "not a prop for [him] to hide behind". "That said, I take reports of such behavior seriously and this is no exception". (more...)
Houston Can Create Spooky History in Tonight's World Series Game Houston Can Create Spooky History in Tonight's World Series Game
- November 01, 2017

Baseball purists may pine for the understated spectacle of the classic pitchers' duel, but if the Nielsen ratings for the 2017 World Series are any indication, an bad lot of fans prefer to bear witness to towering home runs. The Astros' win drew a 32.9/53 in Houston. Fox's National Football League doubleheader game, Cowboys at Redskins, got a 15.3, up 4 percent over last year's Week 8 doubleheader game (Packers-Falcons, 14.7). (more...)
Changi Airport's new Terminal 4 enjoys successful opening day Changi Airport's new Terminal 4 enjoys successful opening day
- November 01, 2017

Even though T4 is only about half the size of T3 - at 225,000 sqm, it's Changi Airport's smallest terminal - it's expected to see 16 million passengers pass through annually once it's fully operational. On Thursday, Spring Airlines and Cebu Pacific will start operating from T4, shifting its operations from T1 and T2 respectively. A mix of recognised and new brands are making their home at the new terminal, with 62 retail outlets and 19 F&B sites on offer. (more...)
Bigg Boss 11: Jyoti Kumari gets evicted Bigg Boss 11: Jyoti Kumari gets evicted
- November 01, 2017

Stay tuned for more updates from the episodes. But it was not acceptable by Puneesh, he begged Hina to nominate herself and so she does. He tells her that she is a celebrity and tries his best to convince her to save him. Shilpa alleges that Akash is very scared of getting nominated again, Sapna gets stubborn and tells Vikas that she will get nominated. Other contestants like Bandagi, Arshi and Puneesh are seen talking about Vikas. (more...)
Once Again, Neil Patrick Harris' Family Amazes Us With Their Halloween Costumes Once Again, Neil Patrick Harris' Family Amazes Us With Their Halloween Costumes
- November 01, 2017

Harris made a ideal ringleader, while Harper dressed up as a bearded lady, Gideon posed as a strongmanand Burtka made a convincingly creepy clown. We can't wait to see what they'll come up with next year! The "Burtka-Harris Halloween Carnival of Curiosities" included Harris as a ringleader, Burtka as a horrifying clown, and their twins Harper and Gideon as a bearded lady and a strongman, respectively. (more...)
Watch Big Boi's Vibrant, Animated 'In the South' Video Watch Big Boi's Vibrant, Animated 'In the South' Video
- November 01, 2017

The song appears on Big Boi's latest solo LP, Boomiverse . The animated clip was produced by Cartoon Buck Productions and begins with Gucci Mane boasting about his exorbitant jewelry pieces. While the rapper told Yahoo! Music that the "In the South" video was not directly associated with the series, he added, "It comes from that realm". (more...)
Gigi Hadid & Zayn Malik are Black Cat & Spider-Man for Halloween! Gigi Hadid & Zayn Malik are Black Cat & Spider-Man for Halloween!
- November 01, 2017

It's been a while since Hadid last posted a photo with the popstar boyfriend, but she ended that hiatus this evening when she teased him dressed as Spider-Man with this fine boomerang. (more...)
Heidi Klum Started Getting Ready for Annual Halloween Party 6 Hours Early Heidi Klum Started Getting Ready for Annual Halloween Party 6 Hours Early
- November 01, 2017

The " Project Runway " host - who hosts her own star-studded Halloween bash each year - is upping the ante this year after wowing in 2016 with a costume comprised of five clones of herself , as although she won't reveal what her costume will be, she has said she'll spend a gruelling six hours gluing her outfit together. (more...)
Belgian, 5 Argentinians dead in NY attack
- November 01, 2017

U.S. officials said eight people died and eleven others were seriously injured in the first deadly attack on the city since the September 11, 2001 Al-Qaeda hijackings. Five friends from Argentina are among those killed in the NY terror attack, the country's foreign ministry says. "We are with the families in this bad moment of profound pain that we share with all Argentines." . (more...)