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Trade worries send stock market plunging Trade worries send stock market plunging
- March 25, 2018

Losses for chipmakers pulled technology companies lower on Friday . "There is a tug of war between Fed tightening, fiscal stimulus, strong earning but slowing sales and now tariffs and potential trade wars ", said Jason Browne, chief investment strategist at FundX Investment Group. (more...)
Taylor Swift Makes Rare Political Statement to Support Gun Reform Taylor Swift Makes Rare Political Statement to Support Gun Reform
- March 24, 2018

Earlier this month, Swift was accused of "ripping off" a Spike Jonze-directed Kenzo advert with her new video for "Delicate" . "Or to their place of worship", Swift wrote in the post, shared with her 106 million followers. This led to rumors in 2016 that Swift was a supporter of Donald Trump - she never revealed whom she supported - and even prompted some fans to take on a campaign calling on Swift to publicly denounce the president. (more...)
Parkland students scarred, determined after lives changed forever Parkland students scarred, determined after lives changed forever
- March 24, 2018

They can't buy a beer or rent a auto and most aren't even old enough to vote, yet the students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School have spearheaded what could become one of the largest marches in history with almost 1 million people expected in Washington and more than 800 sister marches from California to Japan. (more...)
Divided 'Last Jedi' Response Won't Affect Rian Johnson's 'Star Wars' Trilogy Divided 'Last Jedi' Response Won't Affect Rian Johnson's 'Star Wars' Trilogy
- March 24, 2018

Star Wars: The Last Jedi may be among the more divisive movies of 2017, but director Rian Johnson promises he won't allow fan backlash alter his vision for his upcoming franchise trilogy. Carrie Fisher's death in 2016 came as quite a shock to Star Wars fans around the world and the passing of his dear friend hit actor Mark Hamill hard. (more...)
Bedridden Woman Found Covered With Cockroaches and Maggots, Police Say Bedridden Woman Found Covered With Cockroaches and Maggots, Police Say
- March 24, 2018

She had been living in disgusting conditions. Her present condition is not yet revealed but firefighters reported that she may not stay long enough. Now, the caretakers - her husband Terry Sorrell, 54, and son Christian Sorrell, 18 - are facing felony charges of neglect of a disabled or elderly person. (more...)
Charlotte Pence buys John Oliver's Marlon Bundo book mocking her father Charlotte Pence buys John Oliver's Marlon Bundo book mocking her father
- March 24, 2018

Despite everything Oliver and Pence don't have in common, he did find one thing he liked about the vice president: his bunny Marlon Bundo . "I just found out, I just got the latest figures this afternoon, it sold 180,000 copies so far, which is definitely more than we were prepared for". (more...)
Black Panther Becomes Most Tweeted Movie Black Panther Becomes Most Tweeted Movie
- March 24, 2018

This is a feat that has never been achieved before by a singular movie ever in the history. Only Star Wars: The Force Awakens ($936.7 million), Avatar ($760.5 million), Titanic ($659.4 million) and Jurassic World ($652.3 million) are now ahead of the film domestically. (more...)
Salman Khan supports Jacqueline Fernandez over 'Ek Do Teen' song backlash Salman Khan supports Jacqueline Fernandez over 'Ek Do Teen' song backlash
- March 24, 2018

Salman added that Jacqueline has done full justice to the "legendary moves" given by Saroj Khan and performed by Madhuri Dixit. Chandra had also shared how Saroj Khan, the original choreographer of the song, had expressed her anger at Jacqueline doing Madhuri's moves. (more...)
Wrestlemania 34 Match Card, Predictions: Championship Bouts Confirmed With Storylines Shaping Up Wrestlemania 34 Match Card, Predictions: Championship Bouts Confirmed With Storylines Shaping Up
- March 24, 2018

Triple H was first asked if the company has a plan B, in case Styles is unable to defend the WWE Championship against 2018 Royal Rumble victor Shinsuke Nakamura at 'WrestleMania 34 '. With recent news that Daniel Bryan was cleared to return to in-ring action, it took two years for WWE medical staff to clear him. Triple H recently provided updates on AJ Styles' injury while speaking with the French news outlet Catch-Newz. (more...)
Two police officers save a choking baby in a busy intersection Two police officers save a choking baby in a busy intersection
- March 24, 2018

March 14 who said she viewed a security video showing an man who was unauthorized to be at the business gaining entry using a pass card that was not his. "Then we see the mother exit the auto and run to the other side really, really quickly". So the officers stepped in. For this reason, Pruitte constantly monitors the baby to ensure she's not choking. (more...)
Rani Mukherji's Hichki First Day Business! Rani Mukherji's Hichki First Day Business!
- March 24, 2018

Adarsh also pointed out how the film's first day collection ranks as one of the highest openings of women-led films in recent memory. On the other hand, Ajay Devgn's Raid is still going strong at the box office and has apparently affected the opening collection of Hichki . (more...)
Cosby Defense Wants Judge O'Neill to Recuse Himself Cosby Defense Wants Judge O'Neill to Recuse Himself
- March 24, 2018

The judge presiding over Bill Cosby's upcoming sexual assault retrial is married to an advocate for victims of assault - and Cosby's lawyers want him out because of it. "Because of Dr. O'Neill's marriage to Judge O'Neill", they wrote, "and the close partnership the two presumably share, it is submitted that "a significant minority of the lay community could reasonably question the court's impartiality" and therefore recusal is required". (more...)
Tiffany Haddish joins The LEGO Movie Sequel Tiffany Haddish joins The LEGO Movie Sequel
- March 24, 2018

Exec producers are Jill Wilfert from Lego Group, Chris McKay, and Jinko Gotoh. Lord and Miller wrote the first draft of the script for the sequel with Raphael Bob-Waksberg coming on board for a re-write. Allison Abbate and Chris Leahy are overseeing for Warners' Warner Animation Group arm. The comedian, the best thing about the great movie Girls Trip who became a full-on Oscar hopeful in her own right, is popping up everywhere. (more...)
Ryan Reynolds trolls wife Blake Lively in Deadpool 2 trailer Ryan Reynolds trolls wife Blake Lively in Deadpool 2 trailer
- March 24, 2018

We don't exactly know why he is after him but all we know is that Deadpool will won't be letting that happen. While the first film's director, Tim Miller, left the sequel before production started, David Leitch looks to maintain the style of the first film, albeit with slightly more neon and seemingly more ambitious action sequences. (more...)
Watch the Trailer for the FROZEN Broadway Musical Watch the Trailer for the FROZEN Broadway Musical
- March 24, 2018

The house erupted into a standing ovation. None of this might matter to parents of screeching children who beg to see Elsa live on stage, or to the D23 fan club members scrambling to the robust concession stand with a queue longer than Penn Station at rush hour to horde dolls, teacups, and tiaras. (more...)
Romance Confirmed! Cara Delevingne & Paris Jackson Spotted KISSING In LA! Romance Confirmed! Cara Delevingne & Paris Jackson Spotted KISSING In LA!
- March 24, 2018

The duo first fuelled romance rumours when they were spotted leaving a night club hand-in-hand in November 2017. " Cara was sitting on Paris' lap and they were both smoking outside the restaurant as they waited for their table". "They have a flirty friendship but aren't dating or in a relationship", said People's anonymous informant. Still flushed from their dance, the pair then shared a passionate kiss, before Paris nestled into Cara's arms on the cold evening. (more...)
Reed: Reed: "My back still hurts" from carrying Spieth at Ryder Cup
- March 24, 2018

Schwartzel stayed 1 down when he missed a 5-foot par putt on the 17th. Chuckling, Reed responded: "I don't know, my back still hurts from last Ryder Cup ". Kyle Stanley (No. 45), Louis Oosthuizen (No. 25) and Tyrrell Hatton (No. 12) survived playoffs to advance to the Round of 16. They were all square through 14 holes. (more...)
China unveils $3bn tariffs in response to US China unveils $3bn tariffs in response to US
- March 24, 2018

The memorandum is based on a so-called Section 301 investigation into alleged Chinese intellectual property and technology transfer practices, launched by the Trump administration in August 2017. China's demand for imports of US scrap aluminum , another product singled out by Beijing for higher tariffs , will likely soften now that the USA has imposed higher tariffs on Chinese aluminum imports. (more...)
Clemson prepared for No. 1 seed Kansas in NCAA Tournament Clemson prepared for No. 1 seed Kansas in NCAA Tournament
- March 24, 2018

Interestingly enough, No. 2 seeds fare better historically against No. 7 seeds than No. 10 seeds in the second round , winning 69.1 percent of the time as opposed to 61.7 percent. Graves has been the head coach of the last two double-digit seeds to reach a regional final - Gonzaga in 2011 as a No. 11 seed and OR a year ago as a No. (more...)
DuShon Monique Brown, 'Chicago Fire' Actress, Dead at 49 DuShon Monique Brown, 'Chicago Fire' Actress, Dead at 49
- March 24, 2018

Friday at Franciscan Health in Olympia Fields. Chicago Fire producer Dick Wolf released a statement on Brown's death. More information as to the cause of death will be available after the autopsy is completed. Along with " Chicago Fire ", Brown appeared on shows like "Empire ", "Shameless ", " Boss " and "Prison Break ". Prison Break fans will recognise her as Sara Scofield's friend Katie Welch, who she played for 13 episodes. (more...)
'Pacific Rim Uprising': Tedious sequel a sea change from original monster movie 'Pacific Rim Uprising': Tedious sequel a sea change from original monster movie
- March 24, 2018

Del Toro presided over a film that offered some nifty digitally created and enhanced visuals but little else. Pacific Rim: Uprising is the worst case scenario for all modern franchise films: The installment so boring that it might doom the entire enterprise into irrelevance. (more...)
At the Movies - At the Movies - "Pacific Rim Uprising"
- March 24, 2018

War hero Stacker Pentecost (Idris Elba ) made the ultimate sacrifice to guarantee the win that day, and now this story picks up with his son Jake Pentecost ( John Boyega ). Without putting too much of a gloss on it, Pacific Rim is a better, weirder and more interesting film than its sequel, and some of its most interesting worldbuilding and relationships are completely jettisoned for Uprising . (more...)
As Students Head To DC, Parkland Park Prepped For Saturday's March As Students Head To DC, Parkland Park Prepped For Saturday's March
- March 24, 2018

He also feels like the resource officers at his school "have dropped the ball". It was the first day back after a gunman killed 17 students in the school on Valentine's Day. Nicholas Fraser, 16, and his 14-year-old sister Camila lost several friends in last month's shooting. "I didn't hear the gunshots", she said. The brother of the Parkland shooter trespassed onto campus Monday to "soak in" the scene of the shooting, while another two students made threats against the school over social ... (more...)
Justin Bieber joins Craig David onstage in Los Angeles Justin Bieber joins Craig David onstage in Los Angeles
- March 24, 2018

Is Justin Bieber Dating Baskin Champion? "Justin had friends with him but they all left and Justin and Baskin were alone together for the night". In a 2016 interview with Alabama.com , Champion - who was crowned Miss Alabama Teen USA in 2014 - talked about the importance of religion in her life. (more...)
Meghan Markle hints at baby plans during Northern Ireland visit Meghan Markle hints at baby plans during Northern Ireland visit
- March 24, 2018

Kensington Palace said Thursday that invitations for the wedding between Prince Harry and his American fiancée Meghan Markle have been dispatched. With Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's nuptials just around the corner, many details about the royal wedding have come to light. In a whistle-stop tour, the couple also sat down to a traditional Irish pub lunch at the Crown bar in Belfast - a major tourist attraction in the city. (more...)
Analyst's Review to Watch: Scorpio Tankers Inc (STNG)
- March 24, 2018

Much of this practice involves discovering the overall trend line of a stock's movement. The most effective uses of technicals for a long-term shareholder are to assist identify good entry and exit points for the stock by analyzing the long-term trend. (more...)
Nationwide March Hopes to Gain Attention for Safer Schools and Gun Control Nationwide March Hopes to Gain Attention for Safer Schools and Gun Control
- March 24, 2018

An NBC/Wall Street Journal poll found that the NRA's favorability ratings have taken a hit since the shooting in mid-February. There can also be an alternative option according to senior Michael Matthews who is in ROTC, "I think that only the ones (teachers) that get qualified should, but if a teacher does not want to, that is fine". (more...)
Chris Evans may be hanging up his shield as Captain America Chris Evans may be hanging up his shield as Captain America
- March 24, 2018

Speaking of trains Evans has recently disembarked, his on-again off-again relationship with Jenny Slate is off again , and this time it may be for good. He was later part of the following sequels and he", as reported, contractually obligated to shoot for " Avengers: Infinity War " and " Avengers 4' . And, in the comics, Bucky eventually becomes Captain America , which could be the direction for the character in the upcoming films. (more...)
Kylie Jenner shares sweet new photos of daughter Stormi Kylie Jenner shares sweet new photos of daughter Stormi
- March 24, 2018

The snapshot of Stormi is the first to show up on Jenner's social media within the last few weeks, with the latest being a shot of Stormi with her great-grandma , Mary Jo, who Jenner and her famous sisters affectionately call MJ. The cosmetics mogul's best pal, Jordyn Woods, recently gave an update on how Kylie is handling parenthood during an interview with Entertainment Tonight . (more...)
Khloe Kardashian shares intimate bedroom photo with Tristan Thompson Khloe Kardashian shares intimate bedroom photo with Tristan Thompson
- March 24, 2018

The reality star shared a throwback selfie of herself and sister Jenner with a heart filter, the photo shows the sisters donning nearly matching blonde hair. According to People , Kardashian's family will fly in to be with her when it's baby time. The ex of Lamar Odom conceded that, for the moment: 'I'm not there yet. (more...)