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President Trump mentions Patriots owner Kraft during tax bill signing President Trump mentions Patriots owner Kraft during tax bill signing
- December 23, 2017

Other companies like AT&T, Fifth Third Bancorp, and CVS Health have said they will be giving out bonuses or hiring more people because of the extra they will no longer pay to the federal government. Tom Brady might've distanced himself from President Donald Trump, but Robert Kraft apparently hasn't. The Patriots even gave Trump a Super Bowl ring during their visit to the White House to celebrate their National Football League championship. (more...)
Mindy Kaling's team cooks her holiday dinner after daughter's birth Mindy Kaling's team cooks her holiday dinner after daughter's birth
- December 23, 2017

She admitted the baby news was "an unexpected surprise" and has not revealed who the father is. Katherine being Kaling's middle name and Swati being Kaling's late mother's name who died of pancreatic cancer in 2012. "If anyone is going to announce big news about your private life, Oprah Winfrey is the person". She was very excited. You can't complain that much about it, and you can't be like, 'Hey, Oprah, zip it!' because she's nearly like a religious figure. (more...)
Light shows punctuated by fireworks on New Year's Eve
- December 23, 2017

Exhibition Park's 120th anniversary celebration spilled over into a lineup of successful events over the past year, including Ag Expo, the Home and Garden Show, Farmers' Market and, of course, Whoop-Up Days, which this year uncharacteristically experienced favourable weather for the entire event. (more...)
OH routs UAB in Bahamas Bowl OH routs UAB in Bahamas Bowl
- December 23, 2017

They scored their last two touchdowns on plays of longer than 50 yards. The Bobcats are just 2-8 in bowl games. UAB gained only 99 yards on the ground. Ohio's coach is Frank Solich , who is in his 13th season on the job. TV Channel: The 2017 Bahamas Bowl between UAB and OH will air on ESPN . (more...)
Suspect in UC Hospital shooting has assaulted a security officer before Suspect in UC Hospital shooting has assaulted a security officer before
- December 23, 2017

According to a police report , Currie was a "combative patient" at the Deaconess Health Campus near UCMC's campus. Isaiah Currie was confined temporarily in a hospital and ordered to take medication after his arrest in 2015 for assaulting a UC Health security officer, injuring the officer's knee. (more...)
Shedding Light On Growth Forecasts For Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC)
- December 22, 2017

The stock increased 0.06% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $80.88. At current levels, shares have been seen trading -1.68% away from the 20-day moving average. Western Digital has a consensus rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of $113.10. Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ: WDC ) is another stock that is grabbing investors attention these days. (more...)
Kendrick Lamar shares new video for Kendrick Lamar shares new video for "LOVE".
- December 22, 2017

Kendrick and his love interest for the visual portray the quintessential ups and downs of the lovers' lifestyle before he's positioned in the middle of the aforementioned circle of naturalistas. Panther Soundtrack Coming Soon", appears on the screen. Also, look out for a blink-or-you'll-miss-it shot of Kendrick allegedly hinting about an original track he's working on for Ryan Coogler's upcoming Black Panther movie . (more...)
Justin Bieber & Selena Gomez Are Reportedly In Couples Therapy Justin Bieber & Selena Gomez Are Reportedly In Couples Therapy
- December 22, 2017

She's not interested in Justin in the slightest and he's not interested in her. All we want for these two is lasting happiness, but mere weeks after rekindling their on/off relationship fresh reports have emerged Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber are already struggling. (more...)
Prepare Your Spoons: The Room Is Getting a Wide Theatrical Release Prepare Your Spoons: The Room Is Getting a Wide Theatrical Release
- December 22, 2017

The 600-screen release will represent what's nearly certainly the widest release in The Room's history, although Fathom did release a version of the film with Rifftrax commentary, also for one night only, in 2015. "It's really great because it's going to tackle the other areas where people aren't aware of The Room still", Wiseau told The Hollywood Reporter . (more...)
Carabao Cup semi-final: Chelsea faces Arsenal Carabao Cup semi-final: Chelsea faces Arsenal
- December 22, 2017

I have had good and bad times against them", he told the Evening Standard . On paper, there are two strong teams there that you would ideally like to avoid, and another that would pretty much give you free passage into the Carabao Cup final. (more...)
Elizabeth Vargas is leaving ABC News Elizabeth Vargas is leaving ABC News
- December 22, 2017

Goldston also broached Vargas's battle with alcoholism, which she made public four years ago, praising her for the decision. "She continues to be an inspiration for us all". Please join me in thanking Elizabeth for all that she has contributed to ABC News . She stepped down from her World News Tonight position in May 2006, citing a hard pregnancy, and did not return to her position after her maternity leave. (more...)
Oprah warns social media users about scam accounts posing as her Oprah warns social media users about scam accounts posing as her
- December 22, 2017

The OWN official Twitter account also alerted fans online. The account has since been deactivated, but several screenshots of the original post made on December 15 still exist under the hashtag #own_christmas . (more...)
Matt Damon To Be Removed From 'Ocean's 8' After Controversial Comments? Matt Damon To Be Removed From 'Ocean's 8' After Controversial Comments?
- December 22, 2017

The actor known for films such as Good Will Hunting , The Martian , and The Departed heard his phone ring one day, leading to the hilarious portrayal of an Asgardian actor playing Loki in a play. Thor: Ragnarok delivered a hilarious and thrilling cosmic adventure for audiences, though many may have missed the cameo appearance by Matt Damon . (more...)
The "Pitch Perfect 3" Cast Faces Off in Compliment Battle
- December 22, 2017

Crushed, they sit around the venue's bar and lament about the current states of their respective lives. So off they go, and soon they're performing for troops and squaring off in a battle of the bands-type competition to land an opening spot on a tour by DJ Khaled. (more...)
Royal wears 'racist' brooch to Christmas lunch with Meghan Markle Royal wears 'racist' brooch to Christmas lunch with Meghan Markle
- December 22, 2017

But many people agree: the most striking feature of this photo is how much Princess Charlotte looks just like her great-grandmother, Queen Elizabeth II , did as a toddler. Princess Michael of Kent wearing the offending brooch as she's driven in to the palace for Christmas lunch. Markle's mother is black and her father white. (more...)
Nicky Hilton welcomes second kid with husband James Rothschild Nicky Hilton welcomes second kid with husband James Rothschild
- December 22, 2017

Nicky Hilton is ringing in the holiday season with the best gift. The couple, who married in a lavish ceremony in London in July 2015, are already parents to 18-month-old daughter Lily-Grace. "I try and explain it, [but] she's too young". Because the expectant parents were waiting until the baby's birth to find out the sex, there were plenty of pink and blue cakes on hand - ideal for little Teddy either way. (more...)
Trump signs sweeping tax bill, a major legislative victory for the president
- December 22, 2017

The aircraft maker's chief executive, Dennis Muilenburg, said on Wednesday the company would invest $300 million in employee facilities and programs as a result of the new law. Politically, it marks the Republicans' first major legislative accomplishment of Trump's presidency. Trump has repeatedly described the plan as a boon for the middle-class - and the bill includes provisions that nearly double the standard deduction and expand the child tax credit. (more...)
Rylan fans left feeling emotional over star's 'departure' from This Morning Rylan fans left feeling emotional over star's 'departure' from This Morning
- December 22, 2017

She won legions of new fans with her relentless positivity, quirky catchphrases and courage when facing terrifying bushtucker trials in this year's I'm A Celebrity. "You have to look out for yourself, don't you?" So just taking a little bit of time - sit in my trousers and watch This Morning for a change!' "Snuggled up in the chalet after a long day skiing!" While someone else put: "I like Toff but won't be tuning in any more for the Showbiz gossip!" The Chelsea girl teased us all on ... (more...)
Apple admits it deliberately slows down iPhones as they get older Apple admits it deliberately slows down iPhones as they get older
- December 22, 2017

If the firm had clearly stated "We're going to make a change that will affect your phone's performance when the battery gets old, to stop it from randomly shutting down throughout its life", it would have pre-empted complaints and kept customers (relatively) happy. (more...)
Ed Sheeran Scores Top Spot on UK's Official Christmas No. 1 Chart
- December 22, 2017

It is the third week at No.1 for the single, which already made No.4 back in March as one of a raft of tracks to chart from รท, leading to a change in the chart rules . But Sheeran's biggest challenger remained himself (as a featured artist) and Eminem on the track River, which finished at No. 2 on sales of 67,263. A further 13 Christmas classics make up this year's Christmas Top 40, including the original 1984 version of Band Aid's Do They Know It's Christmas? at 12, Brenda Lee's Rockin' ... (more...)
James Franco Just Perfectly Spoofed Every Hallmark Christmas Movie James Franco Just Perfectly Spoofed Every Hallmark Christmas Movie
- December 22, 2017

A commercial parody of all those gooey, just-this-side-of-watchable Hallmark Channel holiday movies, the short spotlights some too-close-for comfort faux movies like one in which Kate McKinnon plays a big-city career woman who quits to run her grandma's Christmas tree farm, only to rekindle a high school romance with Franco's Canadian-handsome actor. (more...)
Ethan Kath of Crystal Castles under investigation for alleged sex crimes Ethan Kath of Crystal Castles under investigation for alleged sex crimes
- December 22, 2017

Kath is now suing Glass over her allegations, claiming that they were meant to "wrongly defame and harm the reputation" of Crystal Castles and himself. As years passed, however, Crystal Castles third studio album, titled III will be their last as the original band. Glass (whose birth name is Margaret Osborn) left the critically acclaimed electronic duo in 2014 citing "a multitude of reasons both professional and personal". (more...)
Shahid Kapoor, Mira Rajput have fun time with Ishaan Khattar Shahid Kapoor, Mira Rajput have fun time with Ishaan Khattar
- December 22, 2017

To be more specific, Mira managed to click a ideal picture as Misha was staring intensely at her grandmother Neelima Azeem as the latter danced to the beats of Kathak. In the film, Ishaan will be seen sharing screen space with Sridevi's daughter Janhvi Kapoor, who is making her debut in Bollywood with Dhadak. This was confirmed by the production house, who shared a picture from the sets of the film. (more...)
The Zacks: Brokerages Expect Puma Biotechnology Inc (PBYI) to Announce -$2.10 EPS
- December 22, 2017

Emerald Advisers Inc who had been investing in Puma Biotechnology Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $3.68 billion market cap company. Finally, Stifel Nicolaus increased their price target on Puma Biotechnology from $110.00 to $130.00 and gave the company a "buy" rating in a report on Monday, October 2nd. (more...)
Lorde considers cancelling Israel show after fan backlash Lorde considers cancelling Israel show after fan backlash
- December 22, 2017

The singer responded to fans on Twitter on Thursday night, saying she was taking advice on the complexities of the political situation and was "considering all options". As part of this struggle, we believe that an economic, intellectual and artistic boycott is an effective way of speaking out against these crimes. "We urge you to act in the spirit of progressive New Zealanders who came before you and continue their legacy". (more...)
Shawn Mendes & Hailey Baldwin Spotted at Daniel Caesar's Concert Together in Toronto Shawn Mendes & Hailey Baldwin Spotted at Daniel Caesar's Concert Together in Toronto
- December 22, 2017

While Shawn Mendes and Hailey Baldwin have shot down multiple dating rumors , it looks like quite the opposite after they were spotted together at Daniel Caesar's concert in Toronto last night (December 20). Also fine? The fact that they don't want to share a lot of information about their connection, whatever it may be. "A few months ago they were sneaking out of public venues like Delilah while trying to not make a scene and now they have gone on private vacations to Europe". (more...)
South Africa's Zuma seeks to appeal ruling on influence-peddling South Africa's Zuma seeks to appeal ruling on influence-peddling
- December 22, 2017

President Jacob Zuma has launched an appeal against a Pretoria High Court judgment that reaffirmed former public protector Thuli Madonsela's "State Of Capture" report recommendations -- effectively delaying further the establishment of a judicial commission of inquiry. (more...)
Anna Faris & Eva Longoria Star in New Comedy OVERBOARD Anna Faris & Eva Longoria Star in New Comedy OVERBOARD
- December 22, 2017

The original, 1987 flick is laugh-out-loud amusing and a total screwball romantic comedy, in which Goldie Hawn plays a wealthy socialite opposite her IRL love Kurt Russell , who plays a carpenter working on her yacht. But after seeing the first official photo from the movie, we're starting to get on board with this idea. The tables are turned, though, when Leonardo is tossed overboard , loses his memory, and Kate decides to get revenge by convincing him he's her husband - and puts him to ... (more...)
Blackrock Incorporated (NYSE:BLK) Short Interest Increased By 15%
- December 22, 2017

The stock had a trading volume of 374,923 shares, compared to its average volume of 524,354. BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE: BLK ) has risen 12.19% since December 22, 2016 and is uptrending. Private Advisor Group LLC boosted its position in shares of BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK). Wealthtrust has 75 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Narwhal Capital Mngmt accumulated 5,540 shares. (more...)
Taimur Ali Khan looks like the cutest Santa ahead of Christmas! Pics Taimur Ali Khan looks like the cutest Santa ahead of Christmas! Pics
- December 22, 2017

Kareena and Saif left for Pataudi five days before Taimur's first birthday and soon Karisma and party joined them, followed by Zahaan and Karan Kapoor. She shared a picture of the plot on Instagram and wrote, "It's a special forest, one that thrives on intercropping". The trees are as young as Taimur , even younger actually, and each one of them is a local, native, climate resilient species. (more...)