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Cardi B Signs With Sony/ATV Publishing Cardi B Signs With Sony/ATV Publishing
- October 18, 2017

Everything Cardi B touches is turning to gold. "[Cardi B] is one rare breed of unique artists who the industry only witnesses occasionally", Sony/ATV co-president Rick Krim said in an announcement. Sony/ATV senior director of A&R Jennifer Drake also talks about Cardi's new deal, remarking on the Bronx rapper's honest approach to her music and brand. (more...)
'Big Hero 6 The Series' To Launch With One-Hour Movie 'Big Hero 6 The Series' To Launch With One-Hour Movie
- October 18, 2017

Additionally, Disney plans to bestow bonuses to those who watch " Baymax Returns " via the latter format. A customizable, interactive virtual assistant called Pocket Baymax launches on DisneyNOW the same day. As the new kid at San Fransokyo Institute of Technology, Hiro faces daunting academic challenges at the prestigious "nerd school" and the social trials of being the "little man on campus". (more...)
Bow Wow Gets Clowned for Photoshopping Himself into Death Row Picture Bow Wow Gets Clowned for Photoshopping Himself into Death Row Picture
- October 18, 2017

Fan sent me the pic its not the original from VIBE im like damn it just took me back i was a part of some legendary s**t. Here is the reality. Bow posted a photoshopped picture of himself amongst the roster, which features the signature black backdrop as the artists' headshots are floating over it, including the likes of Dr. (more...)
Nine CEO slams Lisa's unequal pay claims Nine CEO slams Lisa's unequal pay claims
- October 18, 2017

As soon as Carrie Bickmore mentioned Lisa's tweet announcing her new role at Channel Ten , there were video snippets of crowds cheering, Mark Holden giving his iconic " touchdown " and even a goat screaming " yay " because they're just really excited, okay? Throwing yet another spanner in the works is the fact that Lisa's rumoured replacement Sylvia Jeffreys is still in the midst of her contract negations with the network. (more...)
Malaysians are Asia's top binge-watchers — Netflix Malaysians are Asia's top binge-watchers — Netflix
- October 18, 2017

The kinds of shows most-commonly binge-watched like this range from comedies like Master of None and Dear White People to longer fare like Orange is the New Black , House of Cards and Stranger Things . It says between 2013 and 2016, the amount of launch day finishers increased more than 20 times over. Top of the list, though, is the Gilmore Girls revival season, closely followed by Fuller House and Marvel's The Defenders . (more...)
Sasha Pieterse Lost 37 Pounds Competing on 'DWTS'
- October 18, 2017

Sasha Pieterse bravely opened up about her 70 pound weight gain due to PCOS (Polycystic Ovary Syndrome), and last night, she updated fans on her health. In the end, Pieterse was sent home. "It was incredible, and I knew that it was going to be fantastic, but it totally blew my expectations away", Pieterse said following the elimination. (more...)
Entire Kardashian family sued by Blac Chyna over claims of assault Entire Kardashian family sued by Blac Chyna over claims of assault
- October 18, 2017

The Lashed Bar founder, 29, shared a sweet snap of her little lady rocking some new studs after a trip to the mall. Notwithstanding the battery and provocation claims, Chyna says Rob and his family "purposefully meddled" with the show "Loot and Chyna" so E! wouldn't bring it back for a moment season, which "hurt" Chyna "actually, professionally and fiscally". (more...)
Man wanted for questioning in Brooklyn home invasion, cops release photos Man wanted for questioning in Brooklyn home invasion, cops release photos
- October 18, 2017

The terrifying ordeal at 160 Decatur St.in Bedford-Stuyvesant left 91-year-old Waldiman Thompson dead , though it's unclear how. Police have released a photo of one of the men suspected of killing a 91-year-old man and injuring his 100-year-old wife during a home invasion last week . (more...)
State Bank Financial Corp (NASDAQ:STBZ): Positive Stock Sentiment
- October 18, 2017

The stock's average target of $28.25 is -2.52% below today's ($28.98) share price. Traders are more bullish on the company lately at least if you consider the motion in short interest. The dividend was $0.140 per share for the quarter or $0.56 on an annualized basis. Private Capital Management Llc owns 663,948 shares or 2.9% of their United States portfolio. (more...)
Ohio Senator Cliff Hite resigns Ohio Senator Cliff Hite resigns
- October 18, 2017

The Findlay Courier reported that the resignation of State Sen. Hite is a former teacher and football coach who chaired the Senate Agriculture Committee. (more...)
Latest look at Rami Malek as Freddie Mercury in Queen biopic Latest look at Rami Malek as Freddie Mercury in Queen biopic
- October 18, 2017

This is a film that has been in development for years, and at one point Sacha Baron Cohen was set to play Mercury. Bohemian Rhapsody will focus on Queen starting with the band's beginnings in 1970 up until the iconic 1985 Live Aid performance. (more...)
'Lincoln in the Bardo' wins Man Booker Prize 'Lincoln in the Bardo' wins Man Booker Prize
- October 18, 2017

His novel centers on the death of Abraham Lincoln's beloved son Willie and the night that Lincoln reportedly spent in the graveyard, devastated by his grief and lingering by his son's body. A former oil-industry engineer who teaches creative writing at Syracuse University in NY state, Saunders is probably best known outside literary circles for a commencement speech he gave in 2013 with the key message "Try to be kinder". (more...)
Ed Sheeran breaks arm, throwing Asian tour into doubt Ed Sheeran breaks arm, throwing Asian tour into doubt
- October 18, 2017

Sheeran is due to perform in Taipei on Sunday at the start of a massive Asia tour taking in Japan, South Korea, Hong Kong, Philippines, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand and India. Some reports have indicated that Sheeran's arm is broken, but there has been no official confirmation of that fact. He also went on to state that his health conditions may affect his upcoming tour. (more...)
Project Runway Fan Favorite Mychael Knight Dead At 39 Project Runway Fan Favorite Mychael Knight Dead At 39
- October 18, 2017

Mychael meant everything to us and we loved him dearly. "This is how we choose to remember his legacy". After his 2006 stint on " Project Runway ", Knight came back to the "All Stars" version of the fashion design competition series. My thoughts are with his friends and family - which appears to be a very large number of people. In addition to his reality TV success, Knight's other accomplishments reportedly include designing custom shirts for Starbucks , creating his own line of lingerie ... (more...)
Performance Recap on Shares of Legg Mason Inc (LM)
- October 18, 2017

The stock has " Buy " rating by Jefferies on Tuesday, March 29. The stock of Legg Mason Inc (NYSE:LM) earned "Underweight" rating by Morgan Stanley on Thursday, October 5. Morgan Stanley has invested 0% in Spark Energy Inc (NASDAQ:SPKE). State Street owns 2.50M shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Laffer Invs owns 47,595 shares for 0% of their portfolio. (more...)
M&T Bank Corporation (NYSE:MTB) Closed 5.7% Above Its 50 Day Average
- October 18, 2017

Dupont Capital Management Corp bought a new stake in shares of M&T Bank Corporation in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $140,000. The 52-Week High confirms a value of -6.05% * with the 52-Week Low of 45.40% *. Further, company shares have been recently trading -5.62% away from the 52 week high and 44.56% away from the 52 week low. The stock's market capitalization is 24.80B. (more...)
Cops: Delaware woman drowns infant, 5-year-old Cops: Delaware woman drowns infant, 5-year-old
- October 18, 2017

Police say the confession came during interviews with investigators after the boys' bodies were found on Monday. Pelima was arraigned early Tuesday morning. Pelima was questioned by police and immediately taken into custody. Jordan Leann Howard, 23, of Leland, was arrested and charged with assault on a government official/law enforcement officer, carrying a concealed weapon other than a gun, possession of marijuana paraphernalia and resisting/delaying/obstructing an officer. (more...)
Caught on Camera: shootout between deputies and murder suspect Caught on Camera: shootout between deputies and murder suspect
- October 18, 2017

Police were first called to the scene by Disario's mother, who called 911 to report her son was having a schizophrenic episode and that he had a gun. But Disario didn't actually have a girlfriend, he suffers from mental illness, according to investigators. (more...)
Nike Launching Pop-Up LeBron Store on East Ninth Starting Today
- October 18, 2017

The limited run space, which also serves as a homage to all things King James, is located at 2000 East 9 Street (9 & Euclid). The superstar himself showed up to the shoe launch. Having received a new Nike signature shoe in each of his first 15 years in the league, James said earlier this year that the LeBron 15 is his favorite version yet. (more...)
Se7en's Andrew Kevin Walker to Script Lone Wolf and Cub Movie
- October 18, 2017

Kamala Films acquired rights to the manga series back in 2012, with Lin then attached to the project. He'll produce and could also possibly direct. The revenge story was epic in execution (it was close to 9,000 pages by the time it was done), acclaimed for its storytelling and its historical accuracy. (more...)
Marc Rissmann cast as Harry Strickland for season 8
- October 18, 2017

In fact, he's sailing with his Iron Islands fleet to Essos to, as Cersei puts it, "ferry the Golden Company back here to help us win the war for Westeros ". Daario could still pop back up, either as a soldier in the Golden Company or with the Second Sons, and hopefully if/when he does, he finally has his blue hair . (more...)
Nicki Minaj Discusses Fourth Studio Album, To Have An Nicki Minaj Discusses Fourth Studio Album, To Have An "Iconic" Title
- October 18, 2017

The last album, The Pink Print , was nearly like my diary, closing the chapter on certain things and not knowing if I was happy or sad about beginning new chapters. "This is definitely the most inspired and free and excited I've been since I started releasing albums through a label", she adds. I wanted to get back to the place where I wasn't second-guessing things so much. (more...)
Amazon Studios chief Roy Price resigns Amazon Studios chief Roy Price resigns
- October 18, 2017

Isa Hackett, producer of " The Man in the High Castle ", accused Price of harassing her while attending a convention in San Diego in 2015. Following Price's suspension, the studio's COO, Albert Cheng, has served as interim president. Weinstein denies all allegations of nonconsensual sex but has said he's getting counseling. Last week Amazon said it would not go forward with Weinstein Co. (more...)
Dead by Daylight Freddy Krueger Teased as the Next Killer Dead by Daylight Freddy Krueger Teased as the Next Killer
- October 17, 2017

If he kills you in your dream, he'll kill you in real life (in a typically nasty fashion). Yes, coming soon to the game which already boasts playable Michael Myers and Leatherface characters, will be the addition of the Springwood Slasher himself, Freddy Krueger. (more...)
Netflix releases first trailer for Western series 'Godless' Netflix releases first trailer for Western series 'Godless'
- October 17, 2017

Netflix has just come to swing in the first trailer . The synopsis of the film reads: "Frank Griffin, an outlaw terrorising the 1880s American West, hunts down Roy Goode, his partner turned enemy". For Dockery, the longtime star of the early-20 century aristocratic United Kingdom television hit, Downton Abbey , Godless is the just latest in a series of type-cast-smashing roles, coupled with her starring run as a cunning thief on the TBS crime series, Good Behavior (which returns for ... (more...)
Lena Headey Speaks Out on Disturbing Weinstein Encounter: 'I Felt Completely Powerless' Lena Headey Speaks Out on Disturbing Weinstein Encounter: 'I Felt Completely Powerless'
- October 17, 2017

Her next meeting with Weinstein was years later in Los Angeles , when the infamous former head of the Weinstein Company insisted that the two meet for breakfast to discuss potential work. These followed another claim, passed to Scotland Yard detectives by Merseyside Police, relating to an alleged sexual assault in the capital in the late 1980s. (more...)
'Justice League': New Motion Poster Featuring The Flash Released 'Justice League': New Motion Poster Featuring The Flash Released
- October 17, 2017

Directed by Zack Snyder ( Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice , Man of Steel ), the screenplay is by Joss Whedon and Chris Terrio from a story by Snyder and Terrio. The movie also features Amber Heard as Mera, Amy Adams as Lois Lane, and Ciarán Hinds as Steppenwolf, as well as Willem Dafoe, Jesse Eisenberg, Diane Lane, Connie Nielsen, J.K. (more...)
Oppenheimer Holdings Comments on TerraForm Power, Inc.'s Q3 2017 Earnings (TERP)
- October 17, 2017

Investors will commonly use Williams %R in conjunction with other trend indicators to help spot possible stock turning points. Alpine Woods Capital Investors LLC lifted its holdings in TerraForm Power by 10.4% in the second quarter. Finally, TheStreet raised TerraForm Power from a "d" rating to a "c-" rating in a report on Monday. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this link . (more...)
MGMT return with new album title-track Little Dark Age MGMT return with new album title-track Little Dark Age
- October 17, 2017

The song, their first new material in nearly four years, is accompanied by a spooky video directed by David MacNutt and Nathaniel Axel. That includes a metallic, bone-chilling soundscape and cryptic lyrics that seem to chronicle impending doom ("Just know that if you hide/ it doesn't go away"). (more...)
Reese Witherspoon alleges sexual assault by director when she was 16 Reese Witherspoon alleges sexual assault by director when she was 16
- October 17, 2017

She was then forced to pose nude alongside thinner women for photos that she says a female producer told her would serve as inspiration for her diet, she said. I just also want to say as a course of action because sometimes people , they talk about things but I was really thinking last night, what can we do, what can do we do? "I had to see this man on a daily basis for years to come". (more...)