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A new hope for Obi-Wan movie A new hope for Obi-Wan movie
- August 19, 2017

Daldry is a Tony Award-winning English director and producer. Essentially, while there has yet to be any concrete confirmation or denial by Disney or Lucasfilm as to the state of the film, this new development coupled with heavy demand from fans and McGregor's desire to play his character once more make it hard to believe this project won't happen eventually. (more...)
Lam Research Corporation (LRCX) Shares Sold by Pioneer Investment Management Inc
- August 19, 2017

Zions Bancorp (NASDAQ:ZION) has risen 48.85% since August 18, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 3.23% the S&P500. Koshinski Asset Management Inc decreased Lam Research Corp ( LRCX ) stake by 60.62% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. (more...)
Tarbox Family Office Inc. Boosts Position in Nike, Inc. (NYSE:NKE)
- August 19, 2017

The volume of 8.91 Million shares climbed down over an trading activity of 9.82 Million shares. Westpac holds 662,653 shares or 0% of its portfolio. reported 12.64M shares. Since March 24, 2017, it had 1 insider purchase, and 5 insider sales for $14.79 million activity. Piedmont Llc has invested 0% in Nike Inc (NYSE:NKE). (more...)
Two Babies Are Set To Join The Lady Antebellum Family Two Babies Are Set To Join The Lady Antebellum Family
- August 18, 2017

The exciting news is even more heartwarming in light of Scott's miscarriage past year, which she opened up about in an interview with Good Morning America . Really can't believe it. It's also the second child for the Haywoods who have been married for 5 years as well. Haywood and Kelli, meanwhile, welcomed son Cash in September 2014 after tying the knot in April 2012. (more...)
Justin Theroux could've been a part of 'Friends', but he 'slept in'! Justin Theroux could've been a part of 'Friends', but he 'slept in'!
- August 18, 2017

When asked if she allows fart jokes in the house, he added: "Of course she would allow a fart joke, but I think she actually has a more refined sense of humour than to crack a fart joke". The 48-year-old Friends star added in intimate detail, "He kind of manscapes, which I actually enjoy". "There's this slightly insane person running around on the covers of tabloids who is mentally ill, clearly". (more...)
Katy ISD has most expensive high school football stadium in US Katy ISD has most expensive high school football stadium in US
- August 18, 2017

I saw this on the news this morning and was amazed that something this size was built for high school. The price tag: $70.3 million. Mike Johnston Field sits on 43 acres and will service all eight high schools in the district. Road improvements and a video replay board pushed the cost to $70.3 million, making it the most expensive high school stadium in the U.S. Hindt said the stadium is a reflection of the community and provides an economic boost for the area. (more...)
Taylor Swift wipes social media profiles, fuelling expectations of new album Taylor Swift wipes social media profiles, fuelling expectations of new album
- August 18, 2017

Taylor Swift may be about to begin the #TS6 era. Another fan wrote: "1) EITHER TAYLOR SWIFT IS FUCKING COMING OR 2) TAYLOR SWIFT IS DELETING ALL OF HER SOCIAL MEDIA". "1989" is Swift's fifth studio album and her latest release. Could she be replacing her profile pictures with imagery from an upcoming album? The star had recently taken a break for social media not only to work on herself, but work on new music, which leaves fans incredibly hopeful that the new music will be coming ... (more...)
Taylor honours her vow to help sex attack victims Taylor honours her vow to help sex attack victims
- August 18, 2017

Thanks to the success of her global tour, Taylor Swift arrived in 2016 in the lead in the annual ranking of the celebrities of the richest established by Forbes magazine, with some $ 170 million earned between June 2015 and June 2016. The non-profit was founded by Taylor's close friend and fellow sexual assault activist, Mariska Hargitay (yep-of Law & Order: SVU) and works to heal, educate, and advocate for those who've survived sexual assault, domestic violence, and child abuse. (more...)
Lin-Manuel Miranda, James Corden strip down for 'Crosswalk: The Musical' Lin-Manuel Miranda, James Corden strip down for 'Crosswalk: The Musical'
- August 18, 2017

The idea is simple: put on a musical in short segments on Beverly Blvd., but with a dynamic cast and only 20 seconds to perform each "act", Crosswalk the Musical is a hilarious take on some of your all-time favorite shows. This is the high-stakes, make-or-break world of Crosswalk Theater, and Hamilton's Lin-Manuel Miranda got a taste of it. "Remember, this could be it for you", Corden tells Miranda. (more...)
Four men arrested for leaking 'Game of Thrones' episode
- August 18, 2017

And if it comes true, it'll make that whole turning-the-Lannister-army-into-literal-ash thing look like child's play by comparison. "The error appears to have originated with a third party vendor and the episode was removed as soon as it was recognized". (more...)
Patty Jenkins in Final Negotiations With WB to Direct 'Wonder Woman 2' Patty Jenkins in Final Negotiations With WB to Direct 'Wonder Woman 2'
- August 18, 2017

In what has turned out to be the surprise big hit of the season, DC/Warner Brothers' Wonder Woman has not only been heaped with critical praise but it has also grossed almost $800 million in box office receipts worldwide. The report reveals "her [ Wonder Woman 2 ] payday and deal is in line with any other director who has performed at this level". Typically, according to sources, a frosh director on a comic book movie gets $1.5M to $3M, while a director in the realm of Zack Snyder (who is ... (more...)
Kaajal Pasupathi - Bigg Boss Tamil New Contestant Today Kaajal Pasupathi - Bigg Boss Tamil New Contestant Today
- August 18, 2017

But her fans, known as Oviya Army in social media, we're very hopeful about her re-entry in the show through a Wild card entry. "I understand the pain when I was cornered by 14 members inside the house and they should not suffer the same". While Oviya provided the show with much needed TRP and controversy, the showmakers also faced problems with the law because of her suicide attempt on the show. (more...)
Baahubali 2 actor Prabhas starts shooting for his next movie Saaho Baahubali 2 actor Prabhas starts shooting for his next movie Saaho
- August 18, 2017

The makers of the film have reportedly spent Rs 5 crore on erecting a special set at a studio in Hyderabad. The waiting seemed to be endless for Prabhas" fans as they kept waiting for Prabhas to walk into the sets of " Saaho' . After having worked in the successful Blockbuster " Baahubali " this will be a different venture for him. Prabhas has been quite excited and he posted that he has been excited for the new journey. (more...)
Miley Cyrus releases single 'Younger now' Miley Cyrus releases single 'Younger now'
- August 18, 2017

If these two singles have excited you about the upcoming music from Miley , you only have to wait until the last week of September. Younger Now arrives on September 29th; fans who pre-order the album now will receive all three already-released singles as an instant download. (more...)
Trippy Trippy from 'Bhoomi' Trippy Trippy from 'Bhoomi'
- August 18, 2017

The first and much awaited song from Sanjay Dutt's Bhoomi is out and we already can't wait to put our dancing shoes on. Sung by Neha Kakkar, Benny Dayal and Badshah, the song has a very " Manali Trance " vibe to it. Talking about the song, the film's director Omung Kumar says, "The song comes at a crucial juncture in the narrative and we wanted only Sunny for it". (more...)
Riya Sen ties knot with boyfriend Shivam Tewari Riya Sen ties knot with boyfriend Shivam Tewari
- August 18, 2017

Riya's sister Raima Sen also shared a picture from the do on her Instagram account. Riya Sen's sister Raima Sen shared a memorable picture of Riya's wedding with Shivam Tewari . She has done notable Bengali films like "Noukadubi" and 'Jaatishwar, ' which were well received by the audience. Talking about the kind of guys Riya and Raima would want for their life partners, their mother Moon Moon Sen had earlier told TOI, "Raima likes tall and witty guys, while good looks matter the most to ... (more...)
Jhanvi Kapoor, Khushi glam up mom Sridevi's star-studded birthday party Jhanvi Kapoor, Khushi glam up mom Sridevi's star-studded birthday party
- August 18, 2017

The picture shared on social media by Manish Malhotra has gone viral with viewers saying that "there was so much beauty in the picture". Rekha, Sridevi, Shabana Azmi, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan , Rani Mukerji , Vidya Balan, Tina Ambani... Sridevi and Vidya Balan shared the glimpses of the party while thanking Manish Malhotra for his generous hosting on Instagram. Sridevi also explicitly expressed her love for Rani Mukerji as she gave her a kiss on her cheeks and later Manish. (more...)
Schwarzenegger goes after Trump in video on Charlottesville violence Schwarzenegger goes after Trump in video on Charlottesville violence
- August 18, 2017

Heather Heyer, 32, was killed and more than a dozen people were injured when a driver, who allegedly had connections to white supremacists, plowed his vehicle into a crowd of counterprotesters, according to police. " The country that defeated Hitler's armies is no place for Nazi flags ", Schwarzenegger says directly to a tiny Trump bobblehead figurine. He describes them as "broken men...filled with schrapnel and guilt". (more...)
Actor Jeremy Lindholm arrested for attempted murder charges Actor Jeremy Lindholm arrested for attempted murder charges
- August 18, 2017

Lindholm briefly appeared as Mickey in the " Twin Peaks " episode "Part 6". Linholm told police he had been arguing with his girlfriend of five years before she headed out to get him Kool Aid , according to court documents cited by KREM. (more...)
'Game of Thrones': Kit Harington pretends to be dragon in outtake 'Game of Thrones': Kit Harington pretends to be dragon in outtake
- August 18, 2017

Kit, who plays Jon Snow in the series, can be seen having some with his cloak on a windswept clifftop. On Thursday, Clarke posted an Instagram video of Harington in full Jon Snow garb pretending to be a literal dragon on top of a cliff. (more...)
Coleen Rooney pregnant with her and Wayne's fourth child Coleen Rooney pregnant with her and Wayne's fourth child
- August 18, 2017

Coleen and Wayne , also 31, married in 2008, after six years of dating. They are parents to eight-year-old Kai , four-year-old Klay and Kit , who was born in January last year. The happy announcement comes after Coleen opened up about being targeted because of her changing figure with an interview with the Daily Mail Online. (more...)
Obama's post-Charlottesville message most-liked tweet ever Obama's post-Charlottesville message most-liked tweet ever
- August 18, 2017

A Medium post from Twopblog has gathered a list of the tweets that have received the most likes (or, for older Tweets, "favorites") and 44 is firmly in charge of the list, holding six of the 10 spots between his personal account and tweets made from the POTUS account made when he was president. (more...)
Saoirse Ronan looks incredible in new role as Mary Queen of Scots Saoirse Ronan looks incredible in new role as Mary Queen of Scots
- August 18, 2017

Mary was Queen of France at 16, but after being widowed at 18 she returned to her native Scotland to reclaim her rightful throne, despite it falling under the rule of her cousin Elizabeth. Focus chairman Peter Kujawski said "We are privileged to be collaborating with our partners at Working Title on this stellar production, and with Josie as she makes the exciting move from stage to screen work". (more...)
Terse Gigaba response on Guptas' Oakbay judgment Terse Gigaba response on Guptas' Oakbay judgment
- August 18, 2017

Oakbay had asked the former finance minister for assistance after the banks closed all accounts related to Gupta-owned companies. The high court on Friday ruled that Gordhan's application be dismissed and that he pay costs for the Oakbay Group only. (more...)
Game Of Thrones 7: Here's What Was In Littlefinger's Hidden Note Game Of Thrones 7: Here's What Was In Littlefinger's Hidden Note
- August 18, 2017

So what is he feeding her in their spy-vs. -spy game, and why? Last week we were concerned with Littlefinger's grand scheme and how it related to Bran , that Valyrian steel dagger, and Jon. - Preston Wurtz (@PrestonWurtz)Am I the only one who realized the note Arya found was the letter Sansa wrote in season 1 about Ned being a traitor? In Sunday's episode, Littlefinger watches Arya leave his room, smirking - clearly he meant to lead Arya to find the scroll. (more...)
US culture and history being 'ripped apart' by removal of Confederate statues US culture and history being 'ripped apart' by removal of Confederate statues
- August 18, 2017

He said in a statement following the Charlottesville violence that history cannot be changed, but we can learn from it. More than 1,000 Confederate statues and monuments stand across the country from Arlington National Cemetery to the U.S. (more...)
HBO Hacked Again, This Time on Social Media HBO Hacked Again, This Time on Social Media
- August 18, 2017

Following the early leak of "The Spoils of War," yet another episode of HBO's Game of Thrones has been leaked before its scheduled airing. They posted messages that encouraged people to "make #HBOHacked trending". Season seven, episode six of Game of Thrones episode was leaked Wednesday after becoming briefly available through both HBO Nordic and HBO Spain's streaming services. (more...)
Barcelona attacks: What we know so far Barcelona attacks: What we know so far
- August 18, 2017

Catalan emergency services said six civilians and one police officer were injured in the incident, according to Reuters . Around 4:50 pm (1450 GMT), a vehicle slammed into a crowd of pedestrians on the famous Las Ramblas boulevard. Hours later, officers shot and killed several people who were suspected of planning another attack in the coastal town of Cambrils. Police warned people to stay off the streets, with shots reported in the port of Cambrils. (more...)
Nigerians must start thanking God for Buhari's safe return - Dogara Nigerians must start thanking God for Buhari's safe return - Dogara
- August 18, 2017

Buhari in the company of Saraki and Dogara. The duo had before now visited Buhari during his first medical treatment in London along with other Principal Officers of the National Assembly. He was followed by state governors and the leadership of All Progressives Congress (APC). Saraki, who is the president of the Senate, was pictured with Buhari and Dogara as they laughed while discussing. (more...)
Pink to receive 2017 MTV Video Vanguard Award Pink to receive 2017 MTV Video Vanguard Award
- August 18, 2017

With a career that has spanned 17 years, Pink won female rock vocal performance for "Trouble", and also the best pop collaboration with vocals for a cover of "Imagine" with Herbie Hancock. It ends with Pink uniting with the dancers for a number in the middle of the desert. Pink will receive her Video Vanguard trophy live on the 2017 MTV Music Awards telecast on August 27 at 8/7c. (more...)