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Black Panther redefines superhero movies; here's how
- December 26, 2017

From AFRICA to America, from the pages of Fantastic Four to the silver screen, Black Panther has become an icon in the universe of American comics, capturing the hearts of readers and viewers for decades. No surprises here. Black Panther will release on February 16, 2018. You see them work together, and you see a dynamic that is really encouraging. From the design of Wakanda to the clothes worn by its citizens, director Ryan Coogler further highlights how vibrant and colorful the film ... (more...)
Rise of Black Friday expected to curb Boxing Day sales spending Rise of Black Friday expected to curb Boxing Day sales spending
- December 26, 2017

The traditional start of the festive sales period is still a draw for shoppers keen to take a break from leftovers and family gatherings, with 6% more visitors expected by high streets and shopping centres on 26 December than on an average day. (more...)
Beacon Financial Group Increases Position in CVS Health Corp (CVS)
- December 26, 2017

FBR Capital initiated Plug Power Inc. The stock of CVS Health Corporation (NYSE: CVS ) earned "Buy" rating by Leerink Swann on Tuesday, November 21. Its up 0.02, from 0.85 in 2017Q2. It dropped, as 60 investors sold CVS shares while 571 reduced holdings. Several other hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in CVS . (more...)
'My Big Fat Greek Wedding' star Lainie Kazan reportedly arrested for shoplifting 'My Big Fat Greek Wedding' star Lainie Kazan reportedly arrested for shoplifting
- December 26, 2017

Kazan, 77, walked out of a San Fernando Valley grocery store without paying for about $180 worth of food, according to TMZ . However, an employee from the grocery approached her and alerted police. Having acted since the 1960s, she was nominated for an Emmy for her guest role in "St". She was nominated for a Golden Globe for her performance in the 1982 film, My Favorite Year , and also received a Tony award nomination for the musical adaptation of the film. (more...)
'Sunday Night Football' canceled on New Year's Eve 'Sunday Night Football' canceled on New Year's Eve
- December 26, 2017

However, there are plenty of games on earlier in the day. Games on both Fox and CBS have been affected this year, with Fox flexing both NFC South games. ET and canceled NBC's Sunday Night Football , which was going to be the final game of the regular season. Three AFC games with potential ramifications - Cincinnati at Baltimore , Buffalo at Miami and Jacksonville at Tennessee - were also moved to that late time slot, joining the Los Angeles Chargers-Oakland ... (more...)
'Indian spy' on death row meets his family in Pakistan 'Indian spy' on death row meets his family in Pakistan
- December 26, 2017

Pakistan issued visas to Jadhav's mother and wife on December 20 to meet him on humanitarian grounds. India's Deputy High Commissioner J P Singh is also accompanying the family for the meeting. According to Pakistani military, he was a serving Indian naval officer and using the Muslim name Hussein Mubarak Patel. The military tribunal in Pakistan found him guilty of espionage and involved in terror acts, sentenced him to death in April this year. (more...)
Power outages at Atlanta's busy airport ground as many as 100 flights Power outages at Atlanta's busy airport ground as many as 100 flights
- December 26, 2017

All flights coming into and going out of the world's busiest airport were halted. Georgia Power reported a fire in one of its underground electrical facilities might have been to blame. American Airlines spokeswoman Alexis Aran Coello said three of the carrier's flights have been diverted and there have been "a couple of cancellations", but American isn't seriously impacted because Atlanta is not one of its hub airports. (more...)
Miss America CEO, Board Chair Resign Amid Email Scandal Miss America CEO, Board Chair Resign Amid Email Scandal
- December 26, 2017

Haskell had been facing severe backlash and pressure to resign with 49 former Miss Americas issuing a joint statement calling on the pageant's bosses to resign, as reported by Variety . The Miss America Organization said Thursday it had investigated the allegations of inappropriate comments and terminated one person responsible for the comments, former Miss America telecast script writer Lewis Friedman. (more...)
Live cricket score, South Africa vs Zimbawe, one-off Test, Port Elizabeth Live cricket score, South Africa vs Zimbawe, one-off Test, Port Elizabeth
- December 26, 2017

South Africa's two main selection headaches were eased by cases of viral infection: de Villiers returned in place of du Plessis, allowing South Africa to play both Temba Bavuma and the allrounder Andile Phehlukwayo, while Morne Morkel kept his place with illness ruling out Dale Steyn , who has returned to South Africa's squad after recovering from surgery to the right shoulder he fractured in Perth previous year. (more...)
West Ham defender Winston Reid not dwelling on Newcastle defeat West Ham defender Winston Reid not dwelling on Newcastle defeat
- December 26, 2017

In a Newcastle midfield hit by injuries and suspensions, Henri Saivet was handed his first league appearance in nearly two years. He gifted the ball for West Ham's Marko Arnautovic to score the opener. "To stop Andy Carroll is not easy". " Rob Elliot saved a penalty and we got the goals when we needed them". The victory moved Newcastle up to 15th in the table with 18 points from 19 games, easing their relegation worries, and Benitez hopes this can now transform their season. (more...)
Pop Star Lorde Drops Planned Israeli Concert After Criticism
- December 26, 2017

The organizers also confirmed through a news in Jerusalem Post that Lorde has canceled the tour. "Noted! Been speaking w many people about this and considering all options". Activists have sought to economically and culturally isolate Israel since 2005, when a coalition of 170 organizations from Palestinian civil society called on "people of conscience" to employ non-violent tactics to pressure Israel into ending its military control of Palestinian territories and comply with global law ... (more...)
Superstar Rajinikanth Says ' Will announce my political stand on December 31' Superstar Rajinikanth Says ' Will announce my political stand on December 31'
- December 26, 2017

In a strong hint on his political entry, the mega star promised that he will announce his decision on December 31. Addressing to his fans, he said that he was little hesitant since he knows the dynamics of politics . "If I enter, I will be very truthful and will not entertain people who are in this to make money". SuperStar Rajinikanth already has his fans meet in the month of May 2017 in which he ended the meet by saying when there is a war he will enter politics at a right time. (more...)
Jamie Lynn Spears expecting second child Jamie Lynn Spears expecting second child
- December 26, 2017

The Spears family is about to get a little bit bigger. Meanwhile, the 36-year-old Grammy victor - who has yet to address her sibling's blessed baby news - will next perform on Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve airing on ABC. " 2018 is going to be filled with many milestones both personally and professionally ", she adds. That being said, we're sure Britney is going to be a huge help to her sister. (more...)
Miss America CEO, 3 others resign over derogatory mails Miss America CEO, 3 others resign over derogatory mails
- December 26, 2017

The emails were leaked to the Huffington Post , which first reported on them on Thursday . Miss America 2013 Mallory Hagan, who turned 29 Saturday, was a subject of some of the worst of the emails between Haskell and other members of the organization. (more...)
Most Active Stocks on the Run: Gran Tierra Energy Inc. (GTE)
- December 26, 2017

About 1.76M shares traded or 28.37% up from the average. Analyzing the technical facts, Gran Tierra Energy Inc . (NYSEMKT: GTE ) has declined 7.89% since December 22, 2016 and is downtrending. Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Mngmt Ltd has invested 0.21% of its portfolio in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD). Cibc Ww reported 4,365 shares. Fmr Ltd Liability Com has invested 0.02% of its portfolio in Infinera Corporation (NASDAQ:INFN). (more...)
Indicator Focus on Shares of Long Term Bond Index ETF Vanguard (BLV) Indicator Focus on Shares of Long Term Bond Index ETF Vanguard (BLV)
- December 26, 2017

The CCI was created to typically stay within the reading of -100 to +100. Over the course of the day 68,461 shares traded hands, as compared to an average volume of 117,500 over the last 30 days for Vanguard Long-Term Government Bond ETF ( NASDAQ :VGLT). (more...)
Tunisia suspends Emirates flights over security measures Tunisia suspends Emirates flights over security measures
- December 26, 2017

Emirates Airlines has said that it will stop services between Tunis and Dubai, as instructed by the Tunisian authorities, with effect from Dec.25, 2017, until further notice. Nevertheless, the move sparked an angry reaction in Tunisia, with users on social media branding it sexist and racist under the hashtag #NoWomenNoFly. (more...)
Jessica Chastain Takes Aim at 'Sad' All-White Cover Jessica Chastain Takes Aim at 'Sad' All-White Cover
- December 26, 2017

For example: a Los Angeles Times cover, features actresses who are calling "for a change in the way many stories are told". Chastain then asked her followers to name their "favorite WOC lead films" to make up for it. Read her tweets below. After she responded, many on Twitter continued to call her out for knowingly being part of a cover shoot that featured only white women and blatantly contradicts the values she promotes-and suggested that she could have used her platform to change the ... (more...)
'Sound of Music' Star Heather Menzies-Urich Dead at 68 'Sound of Music' Star Heather Menzies-Urich Dead at 68
- December 25, 2017

Menzies-Urich was diagnosed with brain cancer around four weeks ago and died on Christmas Eve surrounded by her family, her son Ryan told United States news site TMZ . She was married to actor Robert Ulrich, who died from cancer in 2002. We are all lucky to have known her, and she will happily live on in that attractive movie. (more...)
Doctor Who, Christmas Day Doctor Who, Christmas Day
- December 25, 2017

This being Christmas, however, the Doctor is in a generous mood and we get not one regeneration, but two as David Bradley reprises his role as the first Doctor for an emotional and heartrending festive special. That first one, in October, 1966, saw Hartnell's features blur and become those of Patrick Troughton. Now that the episode has aired in the United Kingdom, what did major Who-Heads think about it? While Moffat's tenure as the show's head writer began in 2010 with Matt Smith's ... (more...)
Kim Kardashian Shows Off Khloe's Baby Bump on Snapchat Kim Kardashian Shows Off Khloe's Baby Bump on Snapchat
- December 25, 2017

But after confirming the news on Wednesday, the recent post marked the reality TV star's first time to show off her bulging stomach. The publication also reports that Kylie, who is due to give birth in February, is nervous about becoming a mum. (more...)
Two Straight Men Got Married To Escape Inheritance Tax Two Straight Men Got Married To Escape Inheritance Tax
- December 25, 2017

He added: "I have been bringing Matt out in my vehicle to various parties and all that kind of thing". Duffy asked him what would happen if Michael met a woman but Matt said his friend has assured him that even if he did, he was happy to remain as a just partners with any potential new love. (more...)
Schlumberger LTD (SLB) Valuation Declined While Great Lakes Advisors LLC Lowered Position
- December 25, 2017

Hawkins Cap Ltd Partnership reported 0.29% in Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB). (NYSE:SLB) traded down $0.42 during trading hours on Monday, reaching $67.44. The rating was maintained by FBR Capital on Wednesday, February 22 with "Outperform". Great Lakes Advisors Llc, which manages about $5.40 billion and $4.25B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Cboe Global Markets Inc (NASDAQ:CBOE) by 28,480 shares to 74,361 shares, valued at $8.00 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing. (more...)
Little Taimur Ali Khan celebrates Christmas Little Taimur Ali Khan celebrates Christmas
- December 25, 2017

In fact, the little turned heads by not just accompanying his mum Kareena Kapoor and dad Saif Ali Khan but by also getting onto his feet and letting the world know that he's gradually started taking his baby steps. Born to celebrity parents Saif and Kareena, the Chote Nawab looked all styled up for the occasion. Karisma Kapoor came with her two kids Samaira and Kiaan Raj Kapoor. (more...)
Lockheed Martin Corporation (LMT) Analysts See $4.06 EPS
- December 25, 2017

It has underperformed by 2.51% the S&P500. Legg Mason Asset (Japan) Co Ltd owns 9,500 shares or 1.74% of their U.S. portfolio. Cowen restated a "hold" rating and issued a $310.00 price target (up previously from $295.00) on shares of Lockheed Martin in a research report on Thursday, September 14th. (more...)
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle unveil intimate portraits ahead of royal wedding Prince Harry and Meghan Markle unveil intimate portraits ahead of royal wedding
- December 25, 2017

The photographs were taken earlier this week at the Frogmore House in Windsor. "Not only was it an incredible honour, but also an enormous privilege to be invited to share and be a witness to this young couple's love for each other". The couple's more casual shot has the same framing, with Kate close to William's face, that is seen in the casual shot of Harry and Markle. In one image, Meghan and Harry were photographed sitting on stairs while the Suits alum leaned against her fiancé's legs. (more...)
NORAD tracks Santa's trip around the globe NORAD tracks Santa's trip around the globe
- December 25, 2017

The home of Santa Claus in Rovaniemi is one of the most visited tourist attractions in his home country not only on the eve of the holiday but also throughout the year. Instead of Santa, children reached the commander-in-chief's hotline at CONAD, the U.S. Continental Air Defense Command. That 1955 misprint and Shoup's actions started a 62-year tradition that is made possible today by volunteers and corporate sponsors who bear the expense, CNN reported. (more...)
President Trump wishes troops a Merry Christmas President Trump wishes troops a Merry Christmas
- December 24, 2017

President Donald Trump wished a Merry Christmas to a group of American service members deployed overseas during a teleconference from Mar-a-Lago on Sunday, telling the troops from all five military branches that Americans were asking God to watch over them. (more...)
Khloe Kardashian Is All Smiles After Pregnancy Announcement -- See the Pic! Khloe Kardashian Is All Smiles After Pregnancy Announcement -- See the Pic!
- December 24, 2017

The Keeping Up With the Kardashians star, 33, who's expecting her first child with boyfriend Tristan Thompson , was photographed at LAX and was later seen shopping at Polacheck's Jewelers in Calabasas, California, on Saturday, December 23. (more...)
Queen and Prince Philip alight at King's Lynn Queen and Prince Philip alight at King's Lynn
- December 24, 2017

The Queen was seen heading to her beloved country retreat with Prince Philip via Kings Lynn station after taking the train to her festive fortress. It is not clear whether the monarch had her device tucked away in her Launer handbag on Thursday, but the Duke was clutching a copy of Michelangelo: The Complete Paintings, Sculptures and Architecture by Frank Zollner - which was published earlier this year. (more...)

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