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Willie Nelson, Paul Simon, Bonnie Raitt to Play Harvey Benefit Show Willie Nelson, Paul Simon, Bonnie Raitt to Play Harvey Benefit Show
- September 14, 2017

All proceeds from the show will benefit the Rebuild Texas Fund , which hs raised upwards of $44 million so far to benefit the rebuild after Hurricane Harvey . The telecast will air without commercials. Outside of that, people can tune in on Youtube .com/TexasStrong. Google will match the first $500,000 of donations through a pledge challenge. (more...)
Rhode Island man held in killing of his mother in New Hampshire Rhode Island man held in killing of his mother in New Hampshire
- September 14, 2017

The investigation is ongoing, and the hospital has returned to normal operations. Other patients with appointments were taken care of outside the complex. Staff and patients in some areas of the hospital were evacuated following the shooting. The slaying caused a lockdown and partial evacuation of Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center at about 2 p.m. (more...)
Garth Brooks, Keith Urban, Florida Georgia Line to headline Stagecoach 2018 Garth Brooks, Keith Urban, Florida Georgia Line to headline Stagecoach 2018
- September 14, 2017

Also appearing during the three-day event are legendary acts including Kenny Rogers, Tanya Tucker, Dwight Yoakam and folk icon Gordon Lightfoot, along with Kacey Musgraves , Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit, Jake Owen , Kelsea Ballerini , Brett Young , Chris Lane , Brothers Osborne , Midland and dozens more. (more...)
Future and Cher Team Up in Gap Campaign Future and Cher Team Up in Gap Campaign
- September 14, 2017

Cher and Future are in many ways an unlikely pairing - Cher has always been dubbed the "Goddess of Pop" while Future has become one of hip-hop's most notable figures - but on Wednesday (Sept. I thought, "Yeah, that would be cool". "Coming into this I wanted to have as much fun as he did". Sitting on a set of stairs in a completely white room, both Future and Cher seem to be having the time of their lives reinventing this classic song for an equally classic brand. (more...)
Nasa's Cassini probe ends its 4.9bn-mile mission Nasa's Cassini probe ends its 4.9bn-mile mission
- September 14, 2017

Friday, one minute after it enters Saturn's atmosphere around 1,190 miles above the planet's cloud tops and its thrusters are no longer able to keep the ship stable. "Cassini has been in a long-term relationship with Titan, with a new rendezvous almost every month for more than a decade". "This final encounter is something of a bittersweet goodbye, but as it has done throughout the mission, Titan's gravity is once again sending Cassini where we need it to go". (more...)
Scarlett Johansson finalizes divorce from Romain Dauriac Scarlett Johansson finalizes divorce from Romain Dauriac
- September 14, 2017

Page Six reports that the Avengers actress and her now former husband Romain Dauriac , with whom she shares a young daughter, submitted a sealed settlement in Manhattan Supreme Court on Tuesday, Sept. "He would like to move to France with his daughter and Ms. Johansson does a lot of traveling", his lawyer Harold Mayerson said a year ago. The couple Wednesday in 2014 and the Avengers actress filed for divorce in March of this year. (more...)
Charities benefit in monkey selfie row Charities benefit in monkey selfie row
- September 14, 2017

Attorneys for the group and the photographer, David Slater, on Monday asked the San Francisco-based 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to dismiss the case and throw out a lower-court decision that said animals can not own copyrights. "If a human being had made this or similar selfie photographs, they would be the copyright owner of the photograph". Photographer settles suit asserting monkey... (more...)
Larry King stuns fans with a shocking revelation about a secret surgery Larry King stuns fans with a shocking revelation about a secret surgery
- September 13, 2017

Surgery at CEDARS-SINAI on JULY 17th removed the growth, which KING said was malignant but in the first stage; he returned to work two weeks later. If King had waited two or three years, he would have been in trouble. I'd like to do an evening with Larry King where I tell stories and take questions from the audience. "I will probably die on the air", he joked. I have beaten so many things health-wise to feel this good now. (more...)
Evil Within 2's Race Against Time trailer shows new gameplay Evil Within 2's Race Against Time trailer shows new gameplay
- September 13, 2017

On this occasion, he will do his best to rescue his daughter Lily, whom he believed to have been dead for several years. Clearly a game suited to the most strong-hearted of players, The Evil Within 2 is developed by Tango Gameworks and published by Bethesda . (more...)
This character from 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' was originally black This character from 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' was originally black
- September 13, 2017

Watch the entire interview with Dahl and Sturrock below. "I can tell you that it was his agent who thought it was a bad idea , when the book was first published, to have a black hero", Sturrock explained . Nonetheless, the books" first edition caused racial controversy in its depiction of Oompa-Loompas as black pygmies who were found in "the African jungle' and taken to work in Mr Wonka's United Kingdom based factory. (more...)
Man arrested over actor's daughter's death released under investigation Man arrested over actor's daughter's death released under investigation
- September 13, 2017

Soon after this years Bestival in the United Kingdom, which took place in Dorset at the Lulworth estate, police found the body of a twenty-five year old women in the woods near the festival grounds. It's said he knew the victim and after being released, is now under official investigation. Mr Michie, 66, previously told The Sun the family had lost their "angel" and described the death as "a tragic mistake, a tragic accident". (more...)
Cause Of Crash that Killed Troy Gentry Revealed Cause Of Crash that Killed Troy Gentry Revealed
- September 13, 2017

Several minutes after takeoff, the pilot reported.that he was unable to control engine RPM with throttle inputs. After talking with the helicopter owner's flight instructor and another certified helicopter flight instructor, Robinson chose to stop the helicopter's engine at 950 feet above the ground and perform an autorotation which investigators say he had performed numerous times before. (more...)
Target Recalls 4-Drawer Dressers for Tip-Over Hazard Target Recalls 4-Drawer Dressers for Tip-Over Hazard
- September 13, 2017

About 175,000 dressers that were sold at Target for three years pose a tip-over risk and have been recalled, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said Wednesday. The black dressers have model number 249-05-0103, the espresso dressers have model number 249-05-0106, and the maple-colored dressers bear model number 249-05-0109. (more...)
Country singer Kenny Chesney's Virgin Islands' home destroyed by Irma Country singer Kenny Chesney's Virgin Islands' home destroyed by Irma
- September 13, 2017

For all of them, though, they've been where I've leaned for emotional and creative support for fifteen years because they are so generous. They survived and, with Chesney's help, were able to evacuate the island. "It's hard to put it into words, because I have got so many memories, so many friends there, so many fabrics and pieces of my life on that island", Chesney told CNN's Anderson Cooper on "AC360". (more...)
Dame Kiri Te Kanawa says she will not sing in public again Dame Kiri Te Kanawa says she will not sing in public again
- September 13, 2017

She founded founded the Kiri Te Kanawa Foundation and heads the BBC Cardiff Singer of the World jury every two years. "I don't want to hear my voice", Te Kanawa said. She has criticised television talent shows such as Britain's Got Talent and The X Factor for providing instant fame without the necessary training to sustain careers. (more...)
The Feral Tribe of Shadow of War: Beastmasters of Mordor The Feral Tribe of Shadow of War: Beastmasters of Mordor
- September 13, 2017

The first video, " Eat it, Jerry ", follows the long running feud between Norûk and Jerry as they clash at different stages in Jerry's lifetime. Of course, this is one of the main aspects of the game as you take on stronger and higher ranking orcs. (more...)
Mel B 'under investigation for witness intimidation' Mel B 'under investigation for witness intimidation'
- September 13, 2017

And it has since been reported on TMZ that rapper Siya filed a police report against the Spice Girls band member last Monday (11.09.17) in which she claimed Mel had allegedly sent her threatening text messages and warned her not to speak out against her in court or to have any involvement in the legal case. (more...)
Analyst Commentary On Viacom, Inc. (VIAB), The Travelers Companies, Inc. (TRV) Analyst Commentary On Viacom, Inc. (VIAB), The Travelers Companies, Inc. (TRV)
- September 13, 2017

It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. The lowest target is $44 while the high is $56. Sirios Capital Management LP who had been investing in Vimpelcom Ltd for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $7.51 billion market cap company. (more...)
US Supreme Court allows Donald Trump administration ban on most refugees US Supreme Court allows Donald Trump administration ban on most refugees
- September 13, 2017

In June, the Supreme Court said the travel ban could not be applied against refugees who had "a bona fide relationship with a person or entity in the United States ". The justices will hear argument on the merits of the president's travel ban on October 10. AMERICA'S federal courts have been almost unanimous in blocking or limiting Donald Trump's presidency-long quest to keep refugees and travellers from six Muslim majority nations out of the country. (more...)
Puppies from pet store chain sicken 39 people in 7 states Puppies from pet store chain sicken 39 people in 7 states
- September 13, 2017

Ill people range in age from less than 1 year to 64 years, with a median age of 22 years; 28 (72 percent) are female; and 9 (23 percent) report being hospitalized. Due to this, CDC estimates that more than 1.3 million Americans acquire the infection every year. Of the total, 27 either recently purchased a puppy at Petland, visited a Petland, or visited or live in a home with a puppy sold through Petland. (more...)
Celine Tam, 9, Takes "Massive Step Up" on America's Got Talent
- September 13, 2017

Tonight on NBC America's Got Talent begins its new season with an all-new Tuesday, September 12, 2017, episode and we have your America's Got Talent recap below! His latest trick - in which he covertly infiltrated the judges' lives for an entire week without their knowledge - was met with as much as praise as confusion. (more...)
Bocelli sings praises of robotic conductor Bocelli sings praises of robotic conductor
- September 13, 2017

The Swiss-designed YuMi sweeps its baton skywards with one hand, while the other curves around in a caress that spurs on the strings as the operatic "La Donna E' Mobile" ("Woman Is Fickle) reaches its climax". YuMi rehearses for its first big performance. "Further to conducting Bocelli, he also conducted soloist Maria Luigia Borsi in a rendition of "O mio babbino caro" from Puccini's 'Gianni Schicchi ". (more...)
Disney-Pixar's Coco gets a new poster and trailer Disney-Pixar's Coco gets a new poster and trailer
- September 13, 2017

To return to the Land of the Living, Miguel will need a magical marigold petal and the blessing of a family member-but, according to the clerk, the family member can include any condition she likes-even forbidding music forever. Despite his family's generations-old ban on music, young Miguel ( Anthony Gonzalez ) dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol Ernesto de la Cruz ( Benjamin Bratt ). (more...)
Patty Jenkins is on board to direct 'Wonder Woman' 2019 sequel Patty Jenkins is on board to direct 'Wonder Woman' 2019 sequel
- September 13, 2017

The confirmation of Jenkins' directing job will add more credibility to the much-anticipated sequel to this year's breakout superhero film. Star Gal Gadot will also reprise her role as the Amazonian warrior in the sequel, which is scheduled to hit theaters in December 2019. (more...)
Bill Skarsgård's Been Perfecting His Pennywise Grin Since Childhood Bill Skarsgård's Been Perfecting His Pennywise Grin Since Childhood
- September 13, 2017

I took a two-year hiatus to devour two Dean Koontz series-Odd Thomas (9 books) and Frankenstein (5 books)-and now I'm back to the Master of the Macabre. With few exceptions, like Bloodline's Owen Teague as Patrick Hockstetter, the acting is atrocious. While Curry's Pennywise will forever remain synonymous with the history of horror cinema, Skarsgård's Pennywise will draw valid comparisons to Heath Ledger's electric performance as Joker. (more...)
Police review security after woman arrested at Prince George's school Police review security after woman arrested at Prince George's school
- September 13, 2017

The young royal now attends Thomas's school in Battersea, London, where he'll probably be making lifelong friends as we speak. Last week it was also confirmed exactly what name Prince George would go by at school , satiating our endless curiosity over all things Royal. (more...)
Lady Gaga Finally Opens Up About Her Breakup with Taylor Kinney Lady Gaga Finally Opens Up About Her Breakup with Taylor Kinney
- September 13, 2017

Lady GaGa is opening up for the first time about the extent of her chronic pain disorder, which she has now confirmed as being fibromyalgia. "My love life has just imploded". "This is the third time I've had my heart broken like this", she said in an interview with The Huffington Post. It's bad to think that all this time she has been suffering so intensely whilst peforming all these shows, though hopefully her documentary will bring greater awareness for chronic pain sufferers. (more...)
Kathie Lee Gifford mourns her mother Kathie Lee Gifford mourns her mother
- September 13, 2017

Fans of " TODAY " are big fans of Joan, as she often stopped by the studio to hang out on set and share some of her favorite recipes. Kathie Lee's daughter Cassidy also posted a tribute to her grandmother on Instagram. "They figured that they had raised me, and they wanted me to follow my passion". Her dad, Aaron Epstein , and husband, Frank Gifford , previously died in November 2002 and August 2015, respectively. (more...)
Ragini MMS Returns web series: Riya Sen's steamy sex scene leaked Ragini MMS Returns web series: Riya Sen's steamy sex scene leaked
- September 13, 2017

In Ragini MMS Returns , a series of unusual events take place in a deserted college and two girls set out to solve the mystery. This hot love scene of the actress with Nishant Malkani has gone viral on social media. "They were meant to be explicit, but Riya was uncomfortable while filming them", Mid-Day quoted a source as saying. Karishma Sharma, who plays the lead role in the web series, has essayed a negative character in Yeh Hai Mohabbatein. (more...)
Shubh Mangal Saavdhan Day 12 in overseas Shubh Mangal Saavdhan Day 12 in overseas
- September 13, 2017

Talking about success of film, Prasanna said, "We always think while starting the film, that it will be a biggest hit". Both the films are struggling to make money at the box office. It collected 1.04 crores on its 1st Monday showing the stable trending of the film. Prasanna said that he has already told the story to the producer Aanand L. (more...)