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Researchers Create Plastic-Degrading Enzyme Researchers Create Plastic-Degrading Enzyme
- April 19, 2018

As explained by Beckham, their goal is to create an industrialized version of the enzyme to greatly expand the capabilities of plastic recycling. The enzyme - called PETase - was discovered in Japan a few years ago when scientists found that it was helping a bacterium break down plastic. (more...)
Mitch McConnell Shuts Down Bipartisan Effort to Protect Mueller Investigation Mitch McConnell Shuts Down Bipartisan Effort to Protect Mueller Investigation
- April 19, 2018

He has publicly criticized Mueller and Rod Rosenstein, the Department of Justice official overseeing Mueller's investigation. The bill is recognized with the name " Hemp Farming Act of 2018 ", which will authorize the hemp and will eradicate its name from the 'federal list of controlled substances.' After legalizing hemp, it will be sold as an agricultural product. (more...)
No Cash in ATMs, FM Says Temporary Shortage No Cash in ATMs, FM Says Temporary Shortage
- April 19, 2018

Rajnish Kumar, chairman, State Bank of India assured that the situation of cash crunch is "tempo-rary". Politics may have played a role in determining the supply of currency notes in the poll-bound states. A senior State Bank of India executive in Hyderabad said that the bank on Tuesday received the go-ahead from the central bank to shift cash from surplus states to deficit states, doing away with existing rule of formally obtaining the regulator's prior approval for cash movements. (more...)
Pasco battery suspect hid from deputies 'entirely submerged in mud' before arrest Pasco battery suspect hid from deputies 'entirely submerged in mud' before arrest
- April 19, 2018

A Pasco deputy spotted the truck speeding south on US 41 in the Land OLakes area at about 6:10 p.m. and started pursuing it. Smith turned into the Lake Thomas area and struck a pole and mailbox while attempting to evade capture, the Sheriffs Office said. (more...)
Khlo- Kardashian says she's 'learned so much' about motherhood from her sisters Khlo- Kardashian says she's 'learned so much' about motherhood from her sisters
- April 19, 2018

Amid Tristan's cheating scandal in which he was allegedly unfaithful to the Keeping Up with the Kardashians star with multiple women, Khloe has been forced to decide whether to give him another chance or raise True as a single mom. The father would also have to file for shared custody, parenting rights, and visitation. But it does not automatically grant the father equal parental rights if the couple is unmarried. (more...)
Bill Cosby's star witness says accuser spoke of plot to frame celebrity Bill Cosby's star witness says accuser spoke of plot to frame celebrity
- April 19, 2018

As the 80-year-old comedian arrived Wednesday morning, spokesman Andrew Wyatt blasted the testimony from Reape and a police sergeant Tuesday. Cosby was charged in late 2015. "I said to her she should report it, and she said it's a high - profile person", Jackson told jurors. He said Constand never told him to stop. "We are petting. (more...)
Dale Winton, Supermarket Sweep presenter and radio DJ, dies aged 62 Dale Winton, Supermarket Sweep presenter and radio DJ, dies aged 62
- April 19, 2018

Davina McCall said he was "a lovely, warm, kind, sensitive, generous soul with a touch of naughty" while Piers Morgan said he was a "warm, amusing man and superb TV presenter". Meanwhile, singer Boy George said he was "shocked", describing Winton as a "sweet man". He later worked for Channel 4 and ITV. He became a household name when he began hosting Supermarket Sweep in 1993, which was filmed at Central Television's Lenton Lane Studios in Nottingham. (more...)
Telugu actress Jeevitha Rajasekhar releases a controversial video of Sri Reddy Telugu actress Jeevitha Rajasekhar releases a controversial video of Sri Reddy
- April 19, 2018

Ever since Sri Reddy has opened up against the casting couch prevalent in the Tollywood industry, several accusations and revelations have been made. "She used to blackmail the working women who live in Ameerpet area emotionally". Jeevitha further reveals that people would not easily believe the fact that she (Reddy) was exploited in the Telugu film industry. (more...)
J. Cole Shares 'KOD' Album Artwork, Tracklist J. Cole Shares 'KOD' Album Artwork, Tracklist
- April 19, 2018

The rapper announced the record (which is out this Friday, April 20) after hosting a listening party on Monday where fans were surprised with 12 new songs. Some speculate kiLL edward could simply be J. Cole's alter-ego. But New York wasn't enough for the rapper as he then flew to the United Kingdom and put on the same show for a select group of fans in London on a first come first serve basis. (more...)
S. Africa bus strike leaves commuters stranded S. Africa bus strike leaves commuters stranded
- April 19, 2018

They are unhappy that unions served them with a 48-hour notice of strike. At least 50 bus companies are not operating across the country as the strike intensifies. The City of Cape Town also issued a statement alerting its 72,000 customers to the suspension of the MyCiTi Bus Services from midnight on Tuesday. Organisers of the strike say they're pleased with the effectiveness of their demonstration, with more than 17,000 drivers participating. (more...)
Mean Girls' Tina Fey Will Return to Saturday Night Live as Host Mean Girls' Tina Fey Will Return to Saturday Night Live as Host
- April 19, 2018

Schumer, who is back on the big screen this weekend with the debut of " I Feel Pretty ", has hosted " SNL " once before. A week later, comedian Amy Schumer will take on her second hosting gig on the show, with a performance by country singer Kacey Musgraves. (more...)
Avengers: Infinity War Cast Were Given Fake Scripts To Stop Spoilers Avengers: Infinity War Cast Were Given Fake Scripts To Stop Spoilers
- April 18, 2018

With press tours and the like, the Russo Brothers haven't had a (well-deserved) rest for over two years, and probably won't until Avengers 4 hits in 2019. The currently-untitled Avengers 4 features a cast made up of numerous key players in Infinity War - alongside newcomers like Brie Larson and Evangeline Lilly - and is scheduled to hit theaters on May 3, 2019. (more...)
Trump says United States has direct talks with DPRK at 'very high levels' Trump says United States has direct talks with DPRK at 'very high levels'
- April 18, 2018

Later Tuesday, The Washington Post reported that Pompeo, who is Trump's nominee to succeed the ousted Rex Tillerson as secretary of state, had gone to North Korea over Easter weekend to meet with Kim. "North Korea is now talking to the South Koreans, talking to the Chinese, and talking to the Americans, but seems to be trying to isolate Japan ", said Narushige Michishita, director of the Security and International Studies Program at the National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies in ... (more...)
KeyCorp Reaffirms Overweight Rating for Lam Research (LRCX)
- April 18, 2018

Its 1-Week Volatility now stands at 2.69%, while its Month Volatility is 4.11%. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating, twenty-five have issued a buy rating and two have issued a strong buy rating to the company. (more...)
Kanye West Says He's Writing 'Real-Time' Book on Twitter Feed Kanye West Says He's Writing 'Real-Time' Book on Twitter Feed
- April 18, 2018

Since he's been back, West has been tweeting musings like, "Some people have to work within the existing consciousness while some people can shift the consciousness", and, "everything you do in life stems from either fear or love". When We sit still in the mornings We get hit with so many ideas and so many things We want to express. "People dwell too much in the memories". Follow the innate feelings inside of you. (more...)
Hannity denies being represented by Cohen as court drama unfolds Hannity denies being represented by Cohen as court drama unfolds
- April 18, 2018

At present, Fox News has issued a statement, detailing its "full support" of Hannity, as rumours circulate as to why he would use Cohen, who is referred to as President Trump's "personal fixer". "Do you think that was a billable hour for Michael Cohen? ". When it was revealed Monday that Fox News host Sean Hannity was the so-called "third client" of President Trump's attorney Michael Cohen , Hannity's network was quick to move on from the topic. (more...)
Chris Pratt Opens Up About Separation From Anna Faris Chris Pratt Opens Up About Separation From Anna Faris
- April 18, 2018

The two appeared to have a fun-loving and strong relationship , and share a 5-year-old son, Jack , together. Both Anna and Chris announced their separation on August 7, 2017 after 8 years of marriage. In December, Pratt filed for divorce . Faris recently talked about her thoughts about marriage and admitted she needs to "figure out" the objective of it after both of her marriages ended in divorce. (more...)
Tanzania: Singer Diamond Platnumz arrested for publishing indecent content on social media Tanzania: Singer Diamond Platnumz arrested for publishing indecent content on social media
- April 18, 2018

This comes after Tanzania president John Magulfi on December 2017 ordered Tanzania communication regulatory authority to take legal actions against artiste using nude video vixens or sharing obscene content to public platforms. If convicted, the singers could face a fine of at least 5 million shillings ($2,200) or a prison sentence of a minimum of 12 months or both. "Our country has a culture", he said, adding the musician would be brought to justice. (more...)
Trump Mocks Sketch of Man Who Allegedly Threatened Stormy Daniels Trump Mocks Sketch of Man Who Allegedly Threatened Stormy Daniels
- April 18, 2018

Moreover, in the interview , Daniels pulled out a police sketch of the man who allegedly threatened to hurt her back in 2011 when she first attempted to share the story of her affair with Trump with a magazine for 15,000 US dollars. They argued that the third client should remain anonymous and said the client did not allow them to disclose that they had used Cohen's services. "What I do for a job doesn't impact my ability to know right from wrong or tell the truth". (more...)
Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) Reaches 125 Million Subscribers Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) Reaches 125 Million Subscribers
- April 18, 2018

Companies with higher future earnings are usually expected to issue higher dividends or have appreciating stock in the future. In Q2 2018, Netflix is now expected to achieve $3.9 billion in revenue ( Thomson Reuters ) and 6.2 million in overall net subscriber adds (StreetAccount). (more...)
Caesars Entertainment Corp (CZR) Gains Daily Media Impact Score of
- April 18, 2018

About 5.96 million shares traded. Nicholas Investment Partners Lp who had been investing in Caesars Entmt Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $8.18 billion market cap company. Tennessee-based State Of Tennessee Treasury Department has invested 0.02% in Equifax Inc. Principal Group has 14,552 shares for 0% of their portfolio. (more...)
LEGO The Incredibles | Official Parr Family Gameplay Trailer LEGO The Incredibles | Official Parr Family Gameplay Trailer
- April 18, 2018

The game's campaign will cover a story of both the movies, but it will offer a unique missions designed by TT Games . In the video, fans will discover each of the Parr Family's fantastic powers, including Elastigirl's flexible transformations, Mr. (more...)
Victoria Mahoney Named 2nd Unit Director For JJ Abrams 'Star Wars: Episode IX' Victoria Mahoney Named 2nd Unit Director For JJ Abrams 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
- April 18, 2018

This second unit shoots simultaneously with the first unit, which is comprised of shots involving the principal cast and is overseen by the director. Joining Star Wars as its second unit director is a massive leap for Mahoney, and the kind of opportunity that will only open more doors for the filmmaker. (more...)
Idris Elba Starring In Netflix Comedy Series Turn Up Charlie Idris Elba Starring In Netflix Comedy Series Turn Up Charlie
- April 18, 2018

So he wasn't actually amusing per se in the role, but the veteran actor also stars and created the United Kingdom comedy In The Long Run . Further story and casting details have yet to be announced. Laura Neal, Femi Oyeniran and Victoria Asare-Archer will pen the script. Elba, Gary Reich and Tristram Shapeero ( Community , ) will exec produce. A premiere date has not yet been determined. (more...)
Effective Mover to See- Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOXA)
- April 18, 2018

Ci Investments Inc who had been investing in Twenty First Centy Fox Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $69.06B market cap company. Loomis Sayles & Ltd Partnership holds 0.01% or 81,461 shares in its portfolio. Lmr Prtnrs Ltd Liability Partnership accumulated 1.57% or 446,863 shares. (more...)
AMC Entertainment Holdings (AMC) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $1.32 Billion
- April 18, 2018

Tricadia Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Amc Entmt Hldgs Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $2.24 billion market cap company. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Tuesday, November 7 by RBC Capital Markets. Wedbush now has a "Outperform" rating on the stock. On Monday, October 10 the stock rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with "Hold". (more...)
'Maniac' Series: First Photos of Emma Stone, Jonah Hill and Sally Field 'Maniac' Series: First Photos of Emma Stone, Jonah Hill and Sally Field
- April 18, 2018

Maniac is the story of two strangers who find themselves caught up in a mind-bending pharmaceutical trial gone awry. First-look images were released at a Netflix event in Rome, where the streaming giant is revealing its big plans for the future. (more...)
Akshaya Tritiya: Jewellers see increased footfall despite higher gold price Akshaya Tritiya: Jewellers see increased footfall despite higher gold price
- April 18, 2018

Gold has a special place in the Akshaya Tritiya celebrations and this year too, activity points to the return of positive sentiment, Somasundaram PR, World Gold Council managing director, India said on gold demand for this Akshaya Tritiya . (more...)
Carrie Underwood's new album Carrie Underwood's new album "Cry Pretty" coming September 14
- April 18, 2018

I think " Cry Pretty " sets the tone for the rest of the alum, because it's emotional and it is real, but there are also just some incredible musical moments and I feel like those things are themes that go through the rest of the album. Previously with Arista Nashville, this marks Underwood's first release with Capitol Records Nashville, and her sixth studio album altogether since rising to fame after winning the fourth season of American Idol in 2005. (more...)
Watch the First Teaser for Netflix's GLOW Season Two Premiering 6/28 Watch the First Teaser for Netflix's GLOW Season Two Premiering 6/28
- April 18, 2018

Season 2 follows the women of GLOW as they become local celebrities, confronting the good, the bad, and the ugly realities of their newfound fame. According to report from TV Line , GLOW season 2 will be 10, 30-minute episodes, like the first season. (more...)

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