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OMG Taylor's Back: Swift Resurfaces After Social Media Blackout OMG Taylor's Back: Swift Resurfaces After Social Media Blackout
- August 21, 2017

There's no sound, but it appears to look like some sort of reptile tale, or a snake . Of all the times for Taylor Swift to come out of the woods she's naturally chosen one of the most action-packed days of 2017: Eclipse Day . Is she finally teasing new music? WHO KNOWS? But we're bloody excited, pal. We'll just have to wait and see. Taylor's attack on the internet comes after her court victory against former radio host David Mueller. (more...)
Suspected Driver in Barcelona Attack Identified, Still at Large Suspected Driver in Barcelona Attack Identified, Still at Large
- August 21, 2017

Joaquim Forn, head of home affairs in Catalonia's regional government, told a radio station "everything indicates" Younes Abouyaaqoub, a 22-year-old Moroccan, was behind the wheel. Police chief Trapero said there was now "solid evidence" that the imam, Abdelbaki Es Satty, was killed in the blast at a house in the town of Alcanar, south of Barcelona . (more...)
Sherwin-Williams Company (The) (SHW) Shares Sold by First Mercantile Trust Co
- August 21, 2017

The stock declined 0.13% or $0.43 reaching $333 on the news. Mastercard Inc (NYSE:MA) has risen 24.16% since August 17, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 60.97% the S&P500. boosted its stake in Sherwin-Williams Company (The) by 5.5% in the second quarter. Canaccord Genuity maintained the shares of UPLD in report on Thursday, July 13 with "Buy" rating. (more...)
The Hitman's Bodyguard Dominates Weekend Box Office The Hitman's Bodyguard Dominates Weekend Box Office
- August 21, 2017

Audiences gave the R-rated pic a B+ CinemaScore. It was down 38% for the weekend , but still has some gas left in the tank since there is really no competition worth considering in the coming weeks. Studios put together an awfully weak slate for August this year and exhibitors are now witnessing a lack of long lines. Christopher Nolan's " Dunkirk " still holds a spot on the top five list as it brought in $6.7 million on its fifth weekend . (more...)
Focus Home Interactive announces its collaboration with Saber Interactive for Spintires: MudRunner Focus Home Interactive announces its collaboration with Saber Interactive for Spintires: MudRunner
- August 21, 2017

Containing all the content from the original PC release, Spintires: Mudrunner introduces a new sandbox area, nine maps for the new Mudrunner mode and 13 extra vehicles. MudRunner will be coming to Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC in October 2017. Explore an immersive sandbox environment, enhanced by improved graphics. (more...)
Game of Thrones Just Took Everything to the Next Level
- August 21, 2017

She recognizes that she has a tough exterior and demands respect; with that , she admires that he took a stand against her and forced her to see the truth behind what was happening with the White Walkers . After watching a lot of long-awaited reunions, a few major deaths and some unlikely pairings, the season finale will see Daenerys and her vast army finally on the way to Westeros. (more...)
Chinese teen survives 50ft plunge into river after bungee rope fails Chinese teen survives 50ft plunge into river after bungee rope fails
- August 21, 2017

In a heart-stopping video clip, she could be seen jumping from a bungee tower perched on a cliff. Bystanders are heard screaming as the victim is seen plunging into the water with a splash. Investigations showed that the cord was attached improperly and staff members' miscommunication led to the accident , Chinese media reported. According to local reports, the person responsible for operating the bungee jump attraction was sacked. (more...)
Chrissy Teigen practises ballet, predictably invokes the wrath of the internet Chrissy Teigen practises ballet, predictably invokes the wrath of the internet
- August 21, 2017

But critics were quick to point out that it takes ballet dancers years to flawless their technique and that it was risky for her to try the moves without proper training. "If your feet and ankles are not properly worked out and strengthen [ed], you can break your foot and ankle as soon as you push up on pointe", one commenter wrote. (more...)
Joss Whedon's ex-wife slams director as a hypocrite 'preaching feminist ideals' Joss Whedon's ex-wife slams director as a hypocrite 'preaching feminist ideals'
- August 21, 2017

She claims that despite her ex-husband espousing strong "feminist ideals", he was cheating on her for years, ever since he was running the Buffy television show, up until they finally divorced. It felt like I had a disease, like something from a Greek myth", Joss allegedly wrote in excerpts quoted by Kai. "Suddenly I am a powerful producer and the world is laid out at my feet and I can't touch it". (more...)
It's Official! Rose Byrne Is Pregnant with Her Second Child It's Official! Rose Byrne Is Pregnant with Her Second Child
- August 21, 2017

The couple also didn't officially announce their first pregnancy until a couple of months before Rocco's arrival. The actress added that she leans on her mother and father for advice. In addition to their busy parenting schedule, Byrne and Cannavale also juggle two successful acting careers. The Boardwalk Empire alum has one other son from a previous relationship. (more...)
Thousands petition to swap Confederate statue for Missy Elliott Thousands petition to swap Confederate statue for Missy Elliott
- August 21, 2017

In it, he propositioned putting up a statue of Missy Elliot in her hometown - Portsmouth - to replace the existing Confederate statue. TBH, who doesn't love Missy? " Together we can put white supremacy down, flip it and reverse it ", Coflin concluded . (more...)
GMB's Charlotte Hawkins is latest star to join Strictly Come Dancing GMB's Charlotte Hawkins is latest star to join Strictly Come Dancing
- August 21, 2017

The mother-of-one apologised to her friends and family for keeping the news "a secret from everyone". Kate Garraway, who previously competed on the show, said she should not give her colleague tips because she herself had been a "disgrace", adding: "Don't do anything that I did". (more...)
Walnut Creek Man in Barcelona Among 14 Killed in Terror Attack: Family
- August 21, 2017

Tucker's wife recognized her husband when the Federal Bureau of Investigation showed her photos of people who died in the attack, according to Tucker's father. 4 Luca Russo - 25-year-old Italian believed to have been in the city with his girlfriend. The pair were both first aid assistance volunteers, and the Green Cross Civil Protection Association in the northern Italian town of Bassano told CNN that Scomazzon was among the 120 injured in Barcelona. (more...)
Life of Kylie: Kylie Jenner completely depressed! Life of Kylie: Kylie Jenner completely depressed!
- August 21, 2017

It was said at the time that Jenner's sisters had convinced her to dump Tyga because he lacked ambition and came with a lot of baggage. Rapper Travis Scott is now the boyfriend of Kylie Jenner , who is starring on her own reality show Life of Kylie . (more...)
Spanish royals to attend Mass for attack victims Spanish royals to attend Mass for attack victims
- August 21, 2017

Spanish police are still searching for the suspected driver of the van that ploughed into pedestrians on the Las Ramblas boulevard, killing 13 people. The Islamic State claimed responsibility for the Las Ramblas attack though it is not clear whether any of the attackers were directly connected to the group or simply inspired by it. (more...)
Barcelona van driver reportedly killed by police Barcelona van driver reportedly killed by police
- August 21, 2017

Officials also announced a series of controlled explosions on Saturday in Alcanar, where the attacks were planned from a rented house, which was destroyed in a blast on Wednesday. Catalonia's regional president, meanwhile, said that regional and local authorities rejected the Spanish government's suggestion to place traffic barriers to protect the Las Ramblas promenade because they deemed them "inefficient". (more...)
Shane Lowry remains in the hunt at Wyndham Championship Shane Lowry remains in the hunt at Wyndham Championship
- August 21, 2017

He now has two top-20 finishes at majors and the Wyndham Championship title heading into the FedEx Cup playoffs and will surely be a threat to challenge some of the best players in the world if he continues to demonstrate the clutch golf he showed Sunday in North Carolina. (more...)
Grace Mugabe has been granted diplomatic immunity by the South African government Grace Mugabe has been granted diplomatic immunity by the South African government
- August 21, 2017

Police had placed border posts on "red alert" to prevent her from leaving but South Africa's worldwide relations minister said she had granted diplomatic immunity to the wife of Zimbabwe's 93-year-old President Robert Mugabe . Engels laid assault charges against Mugabe for apparently beating her with an electrical cord on Sunday evening. Harare has made no official comment on the issue and requests for comment from Zimbabwean government officials have gone unanswered. (more...)
EastEnders: Jay batters Ben! See the first-look pictures EastEnders: Jay batters Ben! See the first-look pictures
- August 21, 2017

Jay's world then crumbles around him as Phil explained how and why the murder happened, with Jay struggling to understand Phil's actions. Phil has been acting strangely lately and he caused a division within his family when son Ben learned mechanics business The Arches, which Phil gave to him, is worth less than the vehicle lot, which he gave to Jay. (more...)
Mother of Charlottesville victim Heather Heyer says she won't talk to Trump
- August 21, 2017

The president "has not yet been able to demonstrate the stability, nor some of the competence, that he needs to demonstrate in order to be successful", Sen. And Flake has been increasingly critical of Trump in recent weeks. That not more Republicans have spoken up against the president's statements may isolate racial, ethnic and religious minorities, Carson said. (more...)
Jose Mourinho: 'Chelsea are still title favourites' Jose Mourinho: 'Chelsea are still title favourites'
- August 21, 2017

The Sunday Express has revealed that the Stamford Bridge manager is keen to add five players to his squad before the transfer window closes at the end of August. Chelsea will play in the Champions League after a gap of one season as they had failed to qualify for the 2016-17 campaign having finished the 2015-16 EPL season in the 10th position. (more...)
Clemson golfer wins US Amateur golf championship Clemson golfer wins US Amateur golf championship
- August 21, 2017

Amateur: Ghim and Redman are the Last Two StandingTwo down with two holes to go in the match, and with Ghim in close for birdie on the 17th green, Redman made a bomb for eagle from the back of the green to continue the match. Then at Rivera's iconic 18th, Redman hit three attractive shots leading to a birdie that forced an extra hole. After being down for 16 straight holes, Ghim finally squared the match on the par-five 29th hole with a five-foot birdie putt. (more...)
Britney Spears Sang Live in Vegas and Everyone is Freaking Out Britney Spears Sang Live in Vegas and Everyone is Freaking Out
- August 21, 2017

Though she has not come out speaking aboutthe scary experiencefrom August 9, the incident left Spearsstartledafter a fan rushed the stage during her " Piece of Me " Vegas residency show. "I'm glad you're addressing this question because it's really amusing", Britney replied. Her stunning performance comes almost two months after she publicly defended herself against lip-syncing rumors, saying , "A lot of people think that I don't do live". (more...)
Watch Foo Fighters Rickroll Tokyo audience with Rick Astley appearance Watch Foo Fighters Rickroll Tokyo audience with Rick Astley appearance
- August 21, 2017

The Foo Fighters pulled off perhaps the ultimate rick-roll during their headline set at Japan's Summersonic festival tonight - with a little help from Rick Astley himself. However, Astley chose to Rickroll the entire audience when he ditched the classic Nirvana track at the last second in favor of singing his own lyrics to " Never Gonna Give You Up " over the music instead - and it fit perfectly. (more...)
Key Things to Know About Sigourney Weaver's Character on The Defenders
- August 21, 2017

Just a lot of build-up. From episode three onwards, The Defenders is much faster and moves through the plot much better. The biggest question going into this street-level hero team-up was how four shows with such different vibes would come together as one. (more...)
Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone Share Sizzling Kiss, Picture Going Viral Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone Share Sizzling Kiss, Picture Going Viral
- August 21, 2017

Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmavati is the most awaited film of the year, starring Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh and Shahid Kapoor. Deepika Padukone was recently spotted at Mumbai airport in this dual-tone shirt. The duo wanted to keep it a low-key affair but could not escape the prying paparazzi - Ranveer quickly saw Deepika off to her vehicle before zooming off in his new Aston Martin . (more...)
ReCore Definitive Edition - Gamescom 2017 - 4K Trailer ReCore Definitive Edition - Gamescom 2017 - 4K Trailer
- August 21, 2017

Finally, if you are on Xbox Game Pass, the Definitive Edition will also be made available on there right at launch. "From legendary creator Keiji Inafune and the makers of Metroid Prime comes the "ReCore Definitive Edition," an action-adventure masterfully crafted for a new generation. (more...)
Sarah Hyland Breaks Up With Dominic Sherwood After Two Years Sarah Hyland Breaks Up With Dominic Sherwood After Two Years
- August 21, 2017

In February (17), they celebrated their two-year anniversary. "Happy 2 year to my #1 @domsherwood", she wrote on Instagram back then. It's unclear when exactly they split, but he hasn't shared a picture of her since April and she last posted a photo of him in May. (more...)
Jay Z ends V Festival performance with Chester Bennington tribute Jay Z ends V Festival performance with Chester Bennington tribute
- August 20, 2017

In footage from the show, Hov stands on a dark stage in front of what looks like an enormous gold balloon animal. Jay Z and Linkin Park collaborated on the album Collision Course in 2004, a collection of their songs reworked and combined. (more...)
The storm around America's statues isn't about history. It's about whiteness The storm around America's statues isn't about history. It's about whiteness
- August 20, 2017

But in this country, we have statues of Lee, Stonewall Jackson and other leaders of the Confederacy all throughout the South (and the country) as if the Confederacy won the war or were fighting for the right side of history. Tourists flock to Charlottesville not only for the history but also to visit the wineries that dot the countryside just outside of town. "We are updating it". (more...)