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Riz Ahmed, Your Social Justice Zaddy, Is Now an Emmy Winner Riz Ahmed, Your Social Justice Zaddy, Is Now an Emmy Winner
- September 18, 2017

Ahmed told the audience that he was "proud" to be part of a show that helped shine a light "xenophobia" and "social injustice". I think that's something that happens slowly over time. I'm really proud to be from the UK. "People are streaming shows or watching them all around the world, so hopefully we're going to see a globalisation of the stories we're telling and a globalisation of the talent pool", he said. (more...)
Kavya Madhavan to file bail application today? Kavya Madhavan to file bail application today?
- September 18, 2017

The actor has been charged with conspiracy in the February 17 actress molestation case. Dileep is accused of hiring Pulsar Suni, the prime accused in the case, to abduct the actress. Kavya Madhavan had approached the Kerala High Court seeking bail alleging that there was an attempt to make her an accused in the case. The Court has not yet made a decision on his plea. (more...)
Wenner Selling His Stake Wenner Selling His Stake
- September 18, 2017

Rolling Stone founder Jann Wenner plans to sell his company's controlling stake in the legendary magazine that chronicled the music and politics of the counterculture movement and changed music journalism forever. One of the most influential magazines covering rock music, Rolling Stone has also been a home for experimental writers such as the gonzo journalist Hunter S. (more...)
Sofia Vergara reveals Sofia Vergara reveals "nerdy" secret about husband Joe Manganiello
- September 18, 2017

Vergara stunned on the red carpet in a white, mermaid-style gown by Mark Zunino-a local designer she said she loves because "he makes dresses that are ideal for voluptuous women". "He has a dungeon in our basement", she said. "I bring him food and he sits there for like six or eight hours playing Dungeons & Dragons". The 25-year-old looked dapper posing with his glammed-up mom, and he even took to Instagram to share a few pics from the event. (more...)
Chargers set off fireworks after missing game-winning field goal attempt Chargers set off fireworks after missing game-winning field goal attempt
- September 18, 2017

Their planned season opener last Sunday against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Miami Gardens, Florida was postponed because of Hurricane Irma . Melvin Gordon had only 54 yards rushing on 18 carries while Philip Rivers threw for 192 yards and three touchdowns on 22 of 33 passing. (more...)
Sterling K. Brown finishes his acceptance speech backstage at the Emmys Sterling K. Brown finishes his acceptance speech backstage at the Emmys
- September 18, 2017

From the writer who gave us such memorable and distinct series as Pitch and Galavant-and an array of beloved, contemporary films, including Tangled and Crazy, Stupid, Love-This Is Us depicts the lives of three adult siblings, and the lives of their loving parents, as told in flashbacks. (more...)
Emmys 2017: Priyanka Chopra Nails Red Carpet Look In Feathered Dress Emmys 2017: Priyanka Chopra Nails Red Carpet Look In Feathered Dress
- September 18, 2017

Wonder what this year's presentation will be like? In 2016, she presented the award for Outstanding Directing for a Limited Series, Movie, or Dramatic Special award to "The Night Manager" director Susanne Bier. Priyanka, who was here to present an award at the ceremony on September 17, made heads turn with her full-sleeves ensemble, which was adorned with crystals and had a feather skirt train. (more...)
Here's Why #DCPublicSchools Is Trending on Twitter Here's Why #DCPublicSchools Is Trending on Twitter
- September 18, 2017

Considering Washington, D.C.'s public school system continues to struggle with high staff turnover and increased personnel cuts , Chappelle's name-drop was meant to advocate for the public school system. Public Schools", Oliver said. By praising the USA education system and instructing the Emmys audience to trend #DCPublicSchools on Twitter, because "I think it'd be great if it started trending on Twitter tonight for no reason whatsoever". (more...)
The Emmys 9 to 5 Reunion Turned into a Donald Trump Roast The Emmys 9 to 5 Reunion Turned into a Donald Trump Roast
- September 18, 2017

Parton seemed a little taken aback by the women's messages and chose to take a lighter tone by bringing it back to Tomlin and Fonda's hit Netflix series, " Grace and Frankie ". However, Fonda was not able to attend at the last minute due to an illness. "What sign should I make for the next march?" she asked, referencing the Women's March. (more...)
Power Outages Persist For Millions In Florida, Georgia And Carolinas After Irma Power Outages Persist For Millions In Florida, Georgia And Carolinas After Irma
- September 18, 2017

The challenge with Irma was that the storm impacted such a wide swath of the state , including 35 of the counties that Florida Power & Light covers. "The six days that we've gone without power , unbelievably disturbing, because you just can't do anything", southeast Palm Bay resident Brooke Pestano told News 6 Friday. (more...)
Donald Glover Wins Emmies For Atlanta
- September 18, 2017

Atlanta , a genre-bending comedy that was unafraid to veer into surreal, dramatic territory, was a crowd favorite at the Emmys this year, nominated for six awards overall. Donald Glover didn't just earn the title of Emmy Award victor at Sunday night's awards show-he also added "record breaker" to his résumé. Standing alongside Ansari, 34, the actress thanked the LGBTQ community . (more...)
Top comedy Emmys go to Donald Glover, plus 'Veep' and its star Top comedy Emmys go to Donald Glover, plus 'Veep' and its star
- September 18, 2017

Veep also won the award for Outstanding Comedy Series during the show! Ch-ch-check out the clip of the Veep fam's third Best Comedy win (above)! Louis-Dreyfus began her acceptance speech by thanking the "fine, powerful, and amusing ladies" in her category. (more...)
Wrestling giant Bobby 'The Brain' Heenan dies at 73 Wrestling giant Bobby 'The Brain' Heenan dies at 73
- September 18, 2017

Heenan would eventually jump ship to WCW's Monday Nitro, where he would be integral to the commentary team in the formative years of the company. " The Brain " did it all in the biz, in the most entertaining ways possible. He was the color commentator for the 1992 Royal Rumble, when Ric Flair won the WWF title after entering at the No. 3 spot. Many claim that he "ruined" the reveal of Hulk Hogan being the mystery member of the New World Order in 1996. (more...)
Nicole wins her first Emmy Award Nicole wins her first Emmy Award
- September 18, 2017

Earlier this year she opened up about shooting the hard scenes that play out in the abusive on-screen relationship with co-star Alexander Skarsgard on Big Little Lies . Reese was also one of the executive producers of the HBO series. She is nominated for directing an episode of the critically acclaimed The Handmaid's Tale , titled The Bridge, and is up against some giants headed by Breaking Bad creator Vince Gilligan, nominated for an episode of Better Call Saul, and The Crown's ... (more...)
Master of None wins Emmy for Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series Master of None wins Emmy for Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series
- September 18, 2017

Waithe also acted in the episode she won for Sunday night. . The actress began her speech by thanking her mother for inspiring the episode on which her character comes out as a lesbian. "Thanksgiving" was one of the more heartfelt episodes of the season, digging into Waithe's real life coming-out story as a black woman in Chicago, which featured an awesome guest starring performance from Angela Bassett playing Denise's mother. (more...)
Shailene Woodley on the Emmys red carpet Shailene Woodley on the Emmys red carpet
- September 18, 2017

Shailene Woodley shows off her very blonde hair at the 2017 Emmy Awards held at the Microsoft Theater on Sunday (September 17) in Los Angeles. Sorry, Shai - you were awesome in Big Little Lies , though, girl! "News" Ken doll mentioned how fascinating it is that Woodley doesn't even OWN a television. (more...)
Alec Baldwin Has The Most Savage Emmys Acceptance Speech & It Was Amazing Alec Baldwin Has The Most Savage Emmys Acceptance Speech & It Was Amazing
- September 18, 2017

Adam Baldwin took aim at President Donald Trump on Sunday night, as he collected his Emmy Award for his portrayal of POTUS on " Saturday Night Live ". Baldwin's big win marked his third Emmy, following trophies in 2008 and 2009 for his role on " 30 Rock ". Other actors in Baldwin's category included Louie Anderson (FX's Baskets ), Tituss Burgess (Netflix's Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt ), Ty Burrell (ABC's Modern Family ), Tony Hale (HBO's Veep ) and Matt Walsh (HBO's Veep ). (more...)
Formula 1 Racing Odds: Singapore Grand Prix 9/14/17
- September 18, 2017

Speaking on the sidelines of the Singapore Summit on Saturday, Rhodes explained how his company provides the electronics backbone for the entire race series. The 18-year-old made history in June when he became the youngest F1 rookie to reach the podium with a third-place finish in Azerbaijan. 1pm - Singapore GP Qualifying - build-up 2pm - Singapore GP Qualifying - LIVE! Towards the end of the second session , Daniel Ricciardo was asked about his clothing line that launched at the ... (more...)
Mourinho reacts to United 4 Everton 0
- September 17, 2017

Romelu Lukaku netted against his former club as the floodgates opened and there was still time for Anthony Martial to convert a stoppage-time penalty. I think this Premier League is much more defensive-minded, and much more hard. " Everton are going to be fine but they are living a hard moment", said Mourinho. (more...)
'This is depression...' Chester Bennington's wife shares a heartbreaking video 'This is depression...' Chester Bennington's wife shares a heartbreaking video
- September 17, 2017

The 40-second video was shared on Twitter on Sunday. She wrote on the site: "My next tweet is the most personal tweet I have ever done". She captioned the vid saying "This is what depression looked like to us just 36 hrs b4 his death". " Talinda Bennington has also been raising awareness about mental health following Chester's passing, encouraging fans on social media to speak openly about their issues by using the hashtags "#f**kdepression" and " #MakeChesterProud ". (more...)
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri earns People's Choice Award at TIFF Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri earns People's Choice Award at TIFF
- September 17, 2017

Apart from " Three Billboards", the first runner-up at the awards was Craig Gillespie's Tonya Harding biopic "I, Tonya." Three Billboards stars Oscar-winner Frances McDormand as a bereaved mother trying to force her local police department into re-opening the investigation into her daughter's murder. (more...)
Cardinals, Colts have old kickers
- September 17, 2017

The point still exists though. According to WTHR-13's Bob Kravitz on Twitter, Ballard said that parting ways with Morris was hard. Larry Fitzgerald led the team with 74 yards on 6 receptions while J.J. Bjeorn Werner started 16 over three seasons. With Johnson being one of the most dynamic running backs in the league, the Red Birds song of sorrow will undoubtedly be hummed along by fantasy owners throughout the land as well. (more...)
Complaint filed against Dil Raju for plagiarising Prabhas's Mr Perfect Complaint filed against Dil Raju for plagiarising Prabhas's Mr Perfect
- September 17, 2017

She said that makers have used her story without her permission. According to a report in Gulte, Shyamala Rani, a novelist, has filed a complaint against Dil Raju for allegedly copying Mr Perfect from her novel Na Manasu Korindi Ninne . (more...)
Cleveland Indians clinch American League Central Division Championship with Minnesota Twins' loss
- September 17, 2017

Mike Minor pitched the ninth to pick up his first major league save. Kyle Hendricks allowed one run on six hits and carried a shutout into the eighth inning as he presided over Chicago's fifth straight win. It was his first career walk-off hit. Rich Hill allowed just one hit and one run in five innings and combined with five relievers on a four-hitter and rookie Cody Bellinger was 2-for-3 with a home run and two RBIs as Los Angeles defeated Washington. (more...)
Coroner: LSU student had Coroner: LSU student had "highly elevated blood alcohol level", THC in system
- September 17, 2017

Hospital tests also found marijuana in his system. The final report could take up to four weeks to complete. Recruitment at fraternities and sororities there ended last month. "As of 1997, Phi Delta Theta chapter instated rules to be an alcohol-free fraternity and "properties are to remain free from alcohol by anyone, at any time, under any circumstance", as written on the national website". (more...)
How and where to watch the award show online How and where to watch the award show online
- September 17, 2017

Once again this year, there are multiple ways viewers can tune into this year's Emmys broadcast including the age-old tradition of watching the live broadcast. Kate McKinnon is competing in the supporting actress race for her spoofs of former presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and White House aide Kellyanne Conway on the live show that airs on Comcast (NASDAQ:) Corp's NBC. (more...)
Atletico Madrid ace Griezmann proud to score victor at Wanda Metropolitano Atletico Madrid ace Griezmann proud to score victor at Wanda Metropolitano
- September 17, 2017

For me this is the best stadium to play in, not just as it is my club's. Atletico left the Vicente Calderon at the end of last season and started the campaign with three away games. Spain's royal air force took part in a flyover pre-match and the match ball was delivered by paragliders in front of Spanish king Felipe VI, a supporter of the club. (more...)
Oktoberfest 2017: Millions flock to Munich for the global beer festival Oktoberfest 2017: Millions flock to Munich for the global beer festival
- September 17, 2017

As well as serving traditional Oktoberfest delicacies such as heart shaped Lebkuchen and tasty beers, many cabin crew serving on Munich flights will be wearing traditional Bavarian dress, including lederhosen for men and dirndls for women. (more...)
$2.16 EPS Expected for Constellation Brands, Inc. (STZ); Rexnord Has 1.48 Sentiment
- September 17, 2017

Maplelane Capital Llc acquired 99,999 shares as Constellation Brands Inc ( STZ)'s stock rose 13.40%. On July 24 the stock rating was downgraded to "Neutral" from "Buy" by Goldman Sachs. Sterling Inv Mgmt Incorporated has invested 4.35% in Apple Inc. (NYSE:STZ) to report earnings on October, 5 before the open. (NYSE:STZ) to report $2.16 EPS on October, 5 before the open.They anticipate $0.39 EPS change or 22.03% from last quarter's $1.77 EPS. (more...)
Oracle Corporation (ORCL) Director Hector Garcia-Molina Sells 3750 Shares Oracle Corporation (ORCL) Director Hector Garcia-Molina Sells 3750 Shares
- September 17, 2017

RBC Capital Markets analyst Ross MacMillan maintained an outperform rating on Oracle and a price target of 56. (The) set a $49.00 target price on shares of Oracle Corporation and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research note on Monday, June 12th. (more...)