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Netflix Takes Over California Pot Dispensary, Offers Show-Themed Marijuana Netflix Takes Over California Pot Dispensary, Offers Show-Themed Marijuana
- August 29, 2017

Unfortunately, you won't be signing up to an all-you-can-smoke subscription service any time soon, as USA federal regulations mean Netflix can't sell marijuana by mail order. Just don't expect your budtender to be Kathy Bates. While not everyone could buy Netflix's strains of marijuana, the company offered others promotional swag including long-sleeve shirts, hats, and pins adorned with Disjointed references. (more...)
Rangers boss asks the fans for more time Rangers boss asks the fans for more time
- August 29, 2017

Tavernier admits the Light Blues dipped below their expected standard in the second-half so he was pleased his side dug in to net two minutes from time to tie the game up. He added: "It's back to winning ways which is the most important thing". "Games like this teach us about winning". " As a manager you need time to gel those players and he's working under a microscope as well ", he continued. (more...)
Pink Accepting Vanguard Award at VMAs Was Everything We Hoped For Pink Accepting Vanguard Award at VMAs Was Everything We Hoped For
- August 29, 2017

She signed off, "To all the artists here, I'm so inspired by you guys". She may be one of the most successful singers working today, but when she first popped into the scene in the mid-'90s, Pink was dismissed by critics due to her appearance and rough-edged stage persona. (more...)
"I'm the ugliest girl I know!" Pink responds to her daughter
- August 29, 2017

While accepting her award, Pink shared an empowering message for her daughter Willow , 6. "'Recently I was driving my daughter to school and she said to me out of the blue, 'Mama-I'm the ugliest girl I know.' She said 'Yeah, I look like a boy with long hair'". (more...)
Stock under Review: Petmed Express Inc (PETS)
- August 29, 2017

Equity Research firms now have a positive stance on shares of iCAD, Inc. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, three have issued a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the stock. It is positive, as 33 investors sold Jack in the Box Inc. shares while 94 reduced holdings. Following the completion of the sale, the chief financial officer now directly owns 18,534 shares of the company's stock, valued at $930,036.12. (more...)
New Chery Compact SUV Teased: Full Debut At Frankfurt 2017 New Chery Compact SUV Teased: Full Debut At Frankfurt 2017
- August 29, 2017

All part of the Chery brand's desire to draw in "young, urban, forward-thinking customers who choose sophisticated, high quality products". In addition to "hydrodynamic surfacing" inspired by running water, there is also a new corporate face featuring a chromed horisontal bar that stretches across the vehicle's front end. (more...)
Bank of Nova Scotia (The) (BNS) Shares Bought by OMERS ADMINISTRATION Corp Bank of Nova Scotia (The) (BNS) Shares Bought by OMERS ADMINISTRATION Corp
- August 29, 2017

The company has market cap of $61.13 million. The stock decreased 0.48% or $0.3 on August 28, reaching $61.91. Bank of Nova Scotia shares have risen 11 percent since the beginning of the year. It also increased its holding in Lowes Cos Inc (NYSE:LOW) by 1.48M shares in the quarter, for a total of 1.84 million shares, and has risen its stake in Eaton Corp Plc (NYSE:ETN). (more...)
Chelsea: Blues close in on Leicester star, Cagliari eye departing striker Chelsea: Blues close in on Leicester star, Cagliari eye departing striker
- August 29, 2017

After a couple of laughable low-balling attempts by Chelsea beginning with an initial bid of £15 million, the clubs have appeared to agree on a final sum of €30 million, which is arguably just as much as the player is worth. Last season's title success has them back in the Champions League, while a positive start to the defence of their domestic crown has been made following a shock defeat to Burnley on the opening weekend. (more...)
Trump defends decision to pardon Arizona's Arpaio Trump defends decision to pardon Arizona's Arpaio
- August 29, 2017

Trump, a Republican who has promised to build a wall along the USA border with Mexico, found a kindred spirit of sorts in Arpaio, whose tactics as a law enforcement agent in Arizona's Maricopa County drew condemnation from civil rights groups. (more...)
Caitlyn Jenner slams Kardashians, says they haven't talked in Caitlyn Jenner slams Kardashians, says they haven't talked in "months & months"
- August 29, 2017

While Caitlyn's biological daughters Kendall and Kylie Jenner have attempted to remain impartial in the fight between their parents, the former Olympian admitted that she isn't on great terms with her stepchildren. She explained: "I don't know what it's like to not be in the spotlight. But that's not me". She then revealed that the last time she actually hasn't talked to Kim and her sisters Kourtney and Khloe or their mum Kris (who Caitlyn was married to for 24 years before their 2015 ... (more...)
Game of Thrones street name irks Australian suburb
- August 29, 2017

Game of Thrones , the popular HBO series, has posed problems to a subdivision real estate australian after the names of the streets have changed to build on the characters and places of the series. "It is really hard to come up with street names these days, I always liked the Game of Thrones names as they are a bit out there", he said. The City of Greater Geelong has voted to rename the street Precinct Road, which shouldn't offend anyone unless " Game of Thrones " surfaces some ... (more...)
Dallas Cowboys get costly win over Raiders, 24-20 Dallas Cowboys get costly win over Raiders, 24-20
- August 29, 2017

Stay tuned as the location could change due to Hurricane Harvey. Dallas allowed Oakland to move 81 yards on 10 plays for their first score, then gave up another touchdown when quarterback Derek Carr found wideout Amari Cooper deep down the left side for a perfectly thrown 48-yard score, which put the visitors back on top, 13-10, after two quarters. (more...)
Pink accepts Video Vanguard Award at MTV VMAs Pink accepts Video Vanguard Award at MTV VMAs
- August 29, 2017

Beginning with a story where her daughter recently anxious that she was "the ugliest girl I know", Pink said she rose above her initial mama bear instincts to beat up a six-year-old and instead wanted to enlighten and empower her child. (more...)
Trump Tweets About Storm Harvey Yet Misses The Most Important Part Trump Tweets About Storm Harvey Yet Misses The Most Important Part
- August 29, 2017

Trump has yet to respond to their helping hand. "We think that Congress will feel very much the way I feel". Harvey hit the Texas coast Friday night as a Category 4 storm. He also tweeted Sunday morning about his Cabinet meeting to address Harvey. The Department of Homeland Security, which oversees FEMA, is now without a secretary. (more...)
Lannisters upset Australians, Game of Thrones street name rejected Lannisters upset Australians, Game of Thrones street name rejected
- August 29, 2017

An Australian street name taken from the hit TV series Game of Thrones has been rejected following a complained from residents about the incestuous couple. When contacted by the BBC, City of Greater Geelong administrator Laurinda Gardner said road names should not "be detrimental to the preservation of longstanding community values". (more...)
Raiders' Marquette King stoked about Game of Thrones season finale Raiders' Marquette King stoked about Game of Thrones season finale
- August 29, 2017

When he was introduced in last week's episode, fans immediately called Viserion an "ice dragon". Jon Snow says that Old Nan used to talk about ice dragons in some of her tales. Unless you believe these myths were about " White Walker " "Other" type dragons and Viserion is a "wight" dragon. In one of our previous articles, we explained why we think Viserion is the White Walker dragon [VIDEO ] and not the wight. (more...)
Pink Performs Career-Spanning Medley At MTV VMAs, Wins Vanguard Award Pink Performs Career-Spanning Medley At MTV VMAs, Wins Vanguard Award
- August 29, 2017

May Pink continue being outspoken and inspiring - and keep serving incredible short-hair inspiration while she's at it. So, last night P!nk was crowned the proud victor of the 2017 Vanguard Award at the MTV Video Music Awards . "It's a very big deal", Pink said. "I'm like a walking conflict", Pink told Rolling Stone in 2002. "OK. So, baby girl". "We take the gravel in the shell and make a pearl". (more...)
Pink finds it tough to balance work and family life Pink finds it tough to balance work and family life
- August 29, 2017

Since Pink hit the music scene in 2000, she's been a frequent visitor to the VMAs stage, with six previous awards in her pocket - including that Video of the Year honor for "Lady Marmalade" in 2001, the collaboration with Christina Aguilera, Lil' Kim and Mya. (more...)
Ethan Allen Interiors Inc. (ETH) Rating Lowered to Hold at BidaskClub
- August 29, 2017

State of Alaska Department of Revenue now owns 4,900 shares of the company's stock valued at $150,000 after buying an additional 2,140 shares during the last quarter. At the time of writing, Ethan Allen Interiors Inc. The dividend payment will be $0.190 per share for the quarter or $0.76 annualized. State of Alaska Department of Revenue boosted its position in shares of Ethan Allen Interiors by 77.5% in the first quarter. (more...)
Royal Fans Plagued by Rumors That Princess Diana Has a Secret Daughter Royal Fans Plagued by Rumors That Princess Diana Has a Secret Daughter
- August 29, 2017

Watching the frantic vehicle chase, the hounds of the paparazzi and hearing the blaring alarms of those endless sirens, I felt like I was watching a bad movie and felt gutted at the tragic ending. All of this anniversary coverage has been very emotional and I have perhaps never seen so many British men so close to tears as in these programmes. (more...)
Diana's death: Week of grief shakes the monarchy
- August 29, 2017

We've heard devastating details about her funeral, learnt about the breakdown of her marriage and emptied more than one box of tissues over the accounts shared by her sons - Prince William and Prince Harry . "In the American republic, of course, it's forbidden to have a formal aristocracy with titles, so I think part of the fascination with the royal family is that, well, there are kings and queens in palaces like a Disney fairy tale". (more...)
'Why whites still have so much power in SA' - Mugabe savages Mandela 'Why whites still have so much power in SA' - Mugabe savages Mandela
- August 29, 2017

Lekota was reacting to comments made by Nkoana-Mashabane at the SADC summit when she was questioned by Mugabe last week. Nkoana-Mashabane should have reminded the Zimbabwean longtime leader that South Africa adopted a nonracial, democratic and nonsexist constitution, Lekota said. (more...)
Malayalam actress abduction: Kerala HC rejects Dileep's fresh bail plea Malayalam actress abduction: Kerala HC rejects Dileep's fresh bail plea
- August 29, 2017

Though Dileep had claimed that he did not know Pulsar Suni, his wife Kavya Madhavan has reportedly told police that Suni was her driver and she had once handed over money to him given by Dileep. He has been under arrest from July 10, 2017 and has been lodged in the Aluva Sub Jail since then. Dileep applied for bail the third time through his new counsel Advocate Raman Pillai. (more...)
Vivegam box office collection: Ajith's film crosses Rs 100 crore mark Vivegam box office collection: Ajith's film crosses Rs 100 crore mark
- August 29, 2017

The movie saw massive advance bookings this weekend. An argument could be made that Baahubali is a Telugu film while Vivegam is Tamil and Prabhas's star-power does not lie in Chennai as much as Ajith Kumar's does. Vivegam box office returns show that it has broken the record of fastest movie to cross Rs 4 crore mark in Chennai in just three days having earned Rs 5.75 crores in the weekend. (more...)
Game Of Thrones Recap Podcast: Even When It's Good, It's Become Predictable Game Of Thrones Recap Podcast: Even When It's Good, It's Become Predictable
- August 29, 2017

As for Cersei, she is determined to stay put in the South. I'm glad that Gilly read the storyline behind Jon's parentage, but I wish Sam would have given her the credit. Anything at all? Oh, yeah! The Hound pretty much promised that he'd return to take out his grotesque and slightly undead brother, whom he immediately recognized. (more...)
'Real Housewives' Luann De Lesseps Reveals 'Final Straw' in Her Marriage 'Real Housewives' Luann De Lesseps Reveals 'Final Straw' in Her Marriage
- August 29, 2017

I'm glad she learned sooner rather than later, and hope that moving forward LuAnn will listen to her co-stars (and/or friends) and at least consider what they have to say; evidently they really did see the truth about Tom and had her best interest in mind with their meddling! Luann de Lesseps is opening up for the first time about what led her to file for divorce from Tom D'Agostino, whom she was married to for only seven months. (more...)
Taylor Swift's 'one-way' feud Taylor Swift's 'one-way' feud
- August 29, 2017

Swift's clip, directed by Joseph Kahn, finds the singer making several not-so-subtle references to her public feuds and features a group of Swift clones from different eras of her career dissing each other. Further in the video there is a place where fans thinks that Taylor Swift dressed up to look like Katy Perry. "I'm sorry, the old Taylor can't come to the phone right now. (more...)
Ed Skrein quits Hellboy role over claims of 'whitewashing' Ed Skrein quits Hellboy role over claims of 'whitewashing'
- August 29, 2017

In a heartfelt letter, Skrein said that he took the role while being unaware of the character's heritage. Which makes me wonder why Scarlett Johansson or Tilda Swinton didn't drop out of Ghost In The Shell or Doctor Strange , respectively. (more...)
When will Game of Thrones season 8 air? Probably not until 2019 When will Game of Thrones season 8 air? Probably not until 2019
- August 29, 2017

This file image released by HBO shows Nikolaj Coster-Waldau as Jaime Lannister in an episode of " Game of Thrones ", which aired Sunday, Aug. 6, 2017. To be clear: Dany is Jon's aunt, so what they're doing is handsome incest, but if the Targaryens are ok with it, then so am I. It seems far less sordid than the brother/sister love between Jaime and Cersei, even if your brain goes a little bit fuzzy if you think about it too hard. (more...)
Cardi B Performs 'Bodak Yellow' at 'MTV VMA Pre-Show' Cardi B Performs 'Bodak Yellow' at 'MTV VMA Pre-Show'
- August 29, 2017

So you may have noticed that Cardi B took the VMA pre-show stage last night (August 27) in a super glitzy get-up that was so shiny, it was practically blinding. Cardi B , who was born Belcalis Almanzar, could have connections to Kaepernick considering her stomping grounds are New York City - where Kaepernick's partner, Nessa, is a DJ on NYC's Hot 97. (more...)