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Foreign ownership climbs in Montreal, new data shows Foreign ownership climbs in Montreal, new data shows
- December 20, 2017

Foreign investment in Canada's hottest housing markets is low and stable, Statistics Canada said on Tuesday, but data showed non-resident buyers were driving the newest and most-expensive segments of the market, particularly condos, in Vancouver and Toronto. (more...)
Is there a Bearish outlook for Barnes & Noble, Inc
- December 20, 2017

Gabelli Funds Ltd Liability Corp reported 32,000 shares. Institutional investors own 67.14% of the company's stock. Vanguard Group Inc accumulated 0% or 5.78 million shares. (NYSE: BNED ) rating on Tuesday, October 11. On Thursday, August 18 the stock rating was initiated by Sidoti with "Neutral". (NYSE:BKS) earned "Buy" rating by ValuEngine on Friday, May 26. (more...)
Analyst Research Roundup: Marvell Technology Group Ltd. (MRVL), Resolute Energy Corporation (REN)
- December 20, 2017

Marvell Technology Group Ltd.is a semiconductor provider of application-specific standard products. The latest exchange of 0.47 Million shares is below its average trading activity of 644.46 Million shares. Therefore 50% are positive. The firm has "Buy" rating by Cowen & Co given on Friday, October 13. On Tuesday, November 7 the stock rating was upgraded by Citigroup to "Neutral". (more...)
Sorry, Destiny's Child fans: Kelly Rowland has denied those Coachella reunion rumours Sorry, Destiny's Child fans: Kelly Rowland has denied those Coachella reunion rumours
- December 20, 2017

Fans began bracing themselves for Destiny's Child to reunite earlier this month (Dec17) after Williams posted a photo of herself wearing her Super Bowl outfit with a bee emoji on Instagram. Due to the excitement of a possible reunion, Rowland chose to reach out to a fan to see why they assumed the group would be reuniting. They used the L word and said legends. (more...)
Russell Simmons Accuser: 'This Man Violated Me Like I Was Nothing' Russell Simmons Accuser: 'This Man Violated Me Like I Was Nothing'
- December 20, 2017

She thought about grabbing a lamp and hitting Simmons with it, she told Kelly, but couldn't stop him. "It happened so fast - next thing I know that, my trousers [were] down and he was having his way... Another Simmons accuser, Natashia Williams-Blach, joined Hines on Kelly's show. "Things quickly escalated to him coming into my space and putting his hands on my head, pulling it in, and I didn't really have time to think much after that", Williams-Blach told Kelly. (more...)
Demi Lovato's Sister Turns 16 & She's Unrecognizable From 'Desperate Housewives' Days Demi Lovato's Sister Turns 16 & She's Unrecognizable From 'Desperate Housewives' Days
- December 20, 2017

A sparkling tiara, a diamond encrusted belt wrapped around her waist and a pair of white boots completed her stunning look. As the guests sang Happy Birthday, De La Garza was also pictured next to a tall cupcake tower. We text constantly, and whenever she sees a amusing tweet, she'll screenshot it and send it to our family group message (which includes our mom and our sister, Dallas, 27). (more...)
Showdown over SG votes looming at ANC conference Showdown over SG votes looming at ANC conference
- December 20, 2017

The steering committee running the ANC's conference has been trying to resolve this dispute behind the scenes. "What happened is that when 68 delegates arrived at the voting station their names did not appear on the voters' roll despite them being properly accredited". (more...)
Blackstone Group LP (BX) Shareholder Stratos Wealth Partners LTD Boosted Its Stake
- December 20, 2017

Blackstone Group Lp now has $37.49B valuation. The stock decreased 0.60% or $0.19 during the last trading session, reaching $31.61. Beach Investment Management LLC. Stephens Investment Gru Ltd Liability Com reported 0.31% stake. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and nine have assigned a buy rating to the company. (more...)
Heather North, Voice of Daphne on 'Scooby-Doo,' Dies at 71 Heather North, Voice of Daphne on 'Scooby-Doo,' Dies at 71
- December 20, 2017

North joined CBS/Hanna-Barbera's Saturday morning toon Scooby Doo , Where Are You! as the voice of the lovely red-headed snoop Daphne, during the second season of the show in September 1970. She appeared in several live action projects throughout her career. A memorial service is set for 11:30 a.m. this Wednesday (Dec. 20) at the First Christian Church in Studio City. (more...)
Meryl Streep hits back at Rose McGowan over Weinstein criticism Meryl Streep hits back at Rose McGowan over Weinstein criticism
- December 20, 2017

In a statement to HuffPost , Streep, who has worked with Weinstein on films like The Iron Lady and August: Osage County , said that it hurt that McGowan believed she knew about the mogul's alleged behavior. "We did not know that womens' silence was purchased by him and his enablers". Streep added that she tried to reach McGowan over the phone to express respect for her for coming forward and sympathy for her "untold, ongoing pain". (more...)
Issa Rae's Making Two More HBO Shows Issa Rae's Making Two More HBO Shows
- December 20, 2017

Rae will also serve as an executive producer for the show, which is reportedly about a Black family living - and struggling - in Los Angeles during the early 1990s. (more...)
Russell Simmons Launches '#NotMe' to Defend Against Rape Allegations Russell Simmons Launches '#NotMe' to Defend Against Rape Allegations
- December 20, 2017

Simmons was also accused of sexual assault by nine more women in a reports published by The New York Times and Los Angeles Times on Wednesday, December 13. Although I have been candid about how I have lived in books and interviews detailing my flaws, I will relentlessly fight against any untruthful character assassination that paints me as a man of violence". (more...)
Tommy Wiseau's 'The Room' gets wide release Tommy Wiseau's 'The Room' gets wide release
- December 20, 2017

The so-called " Citizen Kane of bad movies" will screen in more than 500 theaters around the country on January 10. Infamous for its freaky, hard-to-follow storylines, the peculiar creative choices and behaviors of its writer, director, producer, investor and star, Tommy Wiseau , and more, The Room is a movie so bad that the story of its conception renders its own movie-James Franco and Seth Rogen's The Disaster Artist , based on the book of the same title by Greg Sestero . (more...)
KBC Group NV Grows Position in BB&T Co. (BBT)
- December 19, 2017

The stock increased 4.48% or $0.37 during the last trading session, reaching $8.62. The average volume for BB&T Corporation (NYSE: BBT ) has been 4.69 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Institutional owners hold 68.10% stake while Insiders ownership held at 0.20% in the company. Brinker reported 53,186 shares or 0.06% of all its holdings. (more...)
Lady Gaga Confirms Las Vegas Residency Lady Gaga Confirms Las Vegas Residency
- December 19, 2017

Further details regarding Gaga's Vegas residency - including a number of shows and an exact launch date - have yet to be announced, though the Park Theater's official Instagram account indicates a debut is in store for December 2018 . Other artists set to take the Park Theater stage in 2018 include Bruno Mars and Cher . "I love Las Vegas and the people there, and I love show business. (more...)
John Legend to play lead role in NBC's 'Jesus Christ Superstar John Legend to play lead role in NBC's 'Jesus Christ Superstar
- December 19, 2017

This score demands an artist with an wonderful range and actor with great depth, and there is not anyone better to bring the story to a new audience. In Tuesday's announcement, he noted that Legend's casting "is also groundbreaking as the traditional image of Christ will be seen in a new way". (more...)
Anna Kendrick Shows Off Her Kristen Stewart Impression Anna Kendrick Shows Off Her Kristen Stewart Impression
- December 19, 2017

Additional highlights from the episode will be posted upon availability. To support and celebrate the new sequel, franchise star Anna Kendrick appears on Monday's "Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon ". (more...)
Real Housewives of Beverly Hills Season 8 taglines revealed Real Housewives of Beverly Hills Season 8 taglines revealed
- December 19, 2017

It's not all diamonds and rosè for Lisa Vanderpump this season on The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills , but it's close. "There were a few times I asked her to film with me, but she didn't want to", Kyle added. "There's inevitably been an argument, you're separating people , people are like, 'I don't want to sit next to her.' So there's a lot of that going on!" Although Kim is staying away from the cast of The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills , she has been spending plenty of time ... (more...)
Mark Wahlberg On Kevin Spacey's Recasting In J. Paul Getty Biopic Mark Wahlberg On Kevin Spacey's Recasting In J. Paul Getty Biopic
- December 19, 2017

Scott says he hasn't heard from Kevin Spacey since the decision was made to cut the actor from the film. All The Money in the World is the true account of the kidnapping of J. "I knew as soon as [the allegations] hit Kevin it was going to blow wide open and I contacted my partners and said, 'We should recast this right now". (more...)
Joel Edgerton & Will Smith Embrace That 70s Style At The Bright Premier Joel Edgerton & Will Smith Embrace That 70s Style At The Bright Premier
- December 19, 2017

It was a little bit of everything. Also shown is commentary from the cast and crew, including stars Will Smith and Joel Edgerton, as well as director David Ayer ( End of Watch , Suicide Squad ). They performed on songs like "Bachna ae Haseeno", "Ude dil befikrea" and "Swag se Swagat". Talking about the film, Will Smith told IANS: "The film has a lovely idea". (more...)
Anna Kendrick refused a Anna Kendrick refused a "f***ing problematic" romantic storyline in Pitch Perfect 3
- December 19, 2017

The movie then introduces some sub-plots, including romantic interests in the form of a United States solider and a record producer, but it is John Lithgow's introduction as Fat Amy's ( Rebel Wilson ) estranged gangster father Fergus that really propels the action along. (more...)
Mariah Carey is PETA's Holiday 'Angel for Animals' Mariah Carey is PETA's Holiday 'Angel for Animals'
- December 19, 2017

Still not shocked yet? "Happy Holidays #lambily", Carey wrote to her fans. We only have a few more days until Christmas arrives and all the holiday music will come to a stop. The festive song was released 23 years ago in 1994, and despite being played on radio stations around the world and streamed globally on Spotify over 217 million times, it never topped charts in the United Kingdom or US. (more...)
Kylie Jenner's baby might be due a lot sooner than we think Kylie Jenner's baby might be due a lot sooner than we think
- December 19, 2017

Well, "for everything that she wants done, like her nails, she has people come to her house". She rarely leaves her house, and it's mostly for doctor's appointments. "It seems more like first-time mom concerns". "Now that Travis is simply not around that much, her reality isn't matching her expectations, and Kylie is coping with the real possibility that she may be a single mommy...and she is anxious but okay with that" the same insider stated. (more...)
TJ Miller accused of sexual assault, domestic violence TJ Miller accused of sexual assault, domestic violence
- December 19, 2017

He also allegedly used a beer bottle to anally penetrate her. The Daily Beast further said it corroborated the woman's story (which includes two separate incidents) with "five GW contemporaries" familiar with the allegations. "She attempted to break us up back then by plotting for over a year before making contradictory claims and accusations", the Millers claimed. The Millers adamantly denied the claims, saying the accuser is a woman from their university comedy group who had previously ... (more...)
Bengaluru: No permission to hold Sunny Leone event - organiser moves HC Bengaluru: No permission to hold Sunny Leone event - organiser moves HC
- December 19, 2017

The city police chief T Suneel Kumar on Saturday, December 16, said it would not be possible to provide enough security at the venue as its entire force would be on duty across the city on the same night. He has now approached the High Court as the preparations for the event are nearly done. The event, organised by an advertising agency, is set to be held in White Orchid Hotel, on Outer Ring Road, opposite Manyata Tech Park. (more...)
Selena Gomez's Mom Taken to Hospital After Supposed Fight Over Justin Bieber Selena Gomez's Mom Taken to Hospital After Supposed Fight Over Justin Bieber
- December 19, 2017

In order of my girls, Selena , Scarlett and Gracie . On Monday, she shared an emotional remembrance post in honor of her unborn daughter Scarlett . Sources reportedly told the website that Mandy had a "heated" conversation with her daughter and was shocked to learn how serious they are. For some Jelena shippers, their unexpected union made fans believe the love was real. (more...)
Former Chelsea midfielder dismisses surprise Everton link Former Chelsea midfielder dismisses surprise Everton link
- December 19, 2017

Ironically while speculators are making permutations over the possible move of the 30 year old, Mikel whose exploits contributed in no small measure to Nigeria's qualification for Russian Federation 2018, added that he is more concerned about remaining injury free next year to enjoy the league season and by extension the world cup party. (more...)
California wildfire fight aided by better weather California wildfire fight aided by better weather
- December 19, 2017

Strong winds have accelerated the blaze's advance, and firefighters warn that they will not be able to prevent the westward spread of the fire if strong winds push the flames down the coastal slopes. The wildfire has forced many schools to close for days, shut roads, and driven hundreds of thousands from their homes. He reflected on it Saturday while protecting homes in Montecito. (more...)
Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ALXN) reports 5.70% profitability metrics
- December 19, 2017

The stock increased 0.98% or $1.14 during the last trading session, reaching $116.9. Medifast, Inc. (NYSE:MED) has risen 25.81% since December 18, 2016 and is uptrending. National Pension accumulated 196,684 shares or 0.14% of the stock. 7,526 were accumulated by Affinity Wealth Mngmt. (NASDAQ:ALXN). Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund has 23,624 shares. (more...)
'Sicario 2: Soldado' Trailer Starts a War on Drugs 'Sicario 2: Soldado' Trailer Starts a War on Drugs
- December 19, 2017

The story picks up after the events of the first film, with Josh Brolin's Federal Bureau of Investigation agent character being tasked with bringing violent drug runners to justice. He now finds himself on a new assignment , which involves a drug lord's daughter played by Isabella Moner. He comes to the point where he "either has to follow orders or make the right decision and so that's kind of where the character's stuck", del Toro explained to Entertainment Weekly . (more...)