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Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI) Holdings Boosted by 361 Capital LLC
- October 20, 2017

It has outperformed by 3.59% the S&P500. The days to cover decreased to 7.0 and the short interest percentage is 0.05% as of September 29. After $0.24 actual earnings per share reported by Paycom Software Inc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -62.50% negative EPS growth. (more...)
Actress assault case: Police alleges that Dileep submitted fake hospital documents
- October 19, 2017

Dileep forged medical documents to show he was hospitalised on February 17, the day the actress was abducted and assaulted in a moving vehicle in Kochi, Asianet News reported, quoting police sources. However, a detailed probe by the police revealed that the actor did not seek any medical help at the hospital. During this period, Dileep had attended an event organised at Durbar Hall ground to pledge support to the actress. (more...)
FCC pauses review of $3.9B Sinclair-Tribune deal for more comment FCC pauses review of $3.9B Sinclair-Tribune deal for more comment
- October 19, 2017

He has faced criticism that he relaxed a media ownership provision that will allow Sinclair to acquire such a large number of stations. The FCC said it was pausing its self-imposed, 180-day shot-clock deadline on merger reviews by 15 days until November 2. (more...)
Blac Chyna's Mom Suing Wendy Williams Blac Chyna's Mom Suing Wendy Williams
- October 19, 2017

She says that Williams has displayed a "great deal of hate by saying these nasty irrational despicable things". The harassment has been so intense that Toni claims she has not been able to eat or sleep. "I am a humanitarian!" she wrote in the handwritten lawsuit. To make matters worse, Toni claims the stress from Wendy recently forced her to stop working as an Uber/Lyft driver. (more...)
Billy Joel to be a father again at age 68 Billy Joel to be a father again at age 68
- October 19, 2017

Billy is hopeful that their new baby will be just as well-behaved as the first. "[Della Rose] is pretty good", he told The Belfast Telegraph . The baby uptown girl or boy will join daughters Della Rose , 2 (with Roderick), and Alexa, 31 (with Christie Brinkley ). (more...)
Jim & Andy Trailer: Jim Carrey Embodies Andy Kaufman Jim & Andy Trailer: Jim Carrey Embodies Andy Kaufman
- October 19, 2017

The documentary, directed by Chris Smith ( American Movie ) and produced by Spike Jonze - was officially selected for both the Venice and Toronto International Film Festivals this year, and has been lauded by outlets as "provocative" and "fascinating". (more...)
Miley Cyrus Sends Video Message to Las Vegas Victim Miley Cyrus Sends Video Message to Las Vegas Victim
- October 19, 2017

The surprise message was delivered to Hannah after she arrived back to her home state of California. "Your name got to me through so many friends, some contestants on 'The Voice , '" Cyrus says in the clip. I hope you'll feel better soon and just want you to know that you'll be on my mind and on my heart. "I didn't know him, he was a stranger. I can not believe how much this has gone insane", she said. (more...)
Chandler Parsons angry with boos from Grizzlies fans Chandler Parsons angry with boos from Grizzlies fans
- October 19, 2017

As it turns out, those jeers didn't sit well with the swingman. Parsons was booed again at the line during the second half, but Marc Gasol and David Fizdale attempting to lead a cheering counter-movement. Following a productive two-year stint with the Dallas Mavericks , Parsons was limited to 34 games last season because of recurring knee issues, including a partial meniscus tear. (more...)
Shia LaBeouf ordered to take anger management classes Shia LaBeouf ordered to take anger management classes
- October 19, 2017

LaBeouf, who was arrested while in Georgia to work on the movie "The Peanut Butter Falcon", was slapped with a year's probation and alcohol evaluation, plus almost $2,700 in fines, TMZ said. In video obtained by ET, LaBeouf swore at his arresting officers. LaBeouf was arrested on July 8. . The actor has been given a year's probation, ordered to take anger management classes and must complete a drug and alcohol evaluation. (more...)
Howard Stern condemns Harvey Weinstein on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' from Brooklyn Howard Stern condemns Harvey Weinstein on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' from Brooklyn
- October 19, 2017

Howard Stern was the guest last night on the latest episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live! in Brooklyn, and he did not hold back on his assessment of sexual predator Harvey Weinstein . "It's so unnatural, everyone evaluates you". How did he do? In the interview, Stern had asked Weinstein if he could "walk into the room, pull your trousers off and say 'Okay, honey let's talk business'". (more...)
'12 Strong' Trailer: Chris Hemsworth Leads Horse Soldiers in the Afghanistan War
- October 19, 2017

Watch the 12 Strong trailer below via USA Today . 12 Strong was directed by Danish director and photojournalist Nicolai Fuglsig and produced by Jerry Bruckheimer . The film, which stars Chris Hemsworth , Michael Shannon , Michael Peña , and Trevante Rhodes , tells the story of the first Special Forces team deployed to Afghanistan after 9/11 to take down the Taliban. (more...)
'I, Tonya' Teaser Introduces Margot Robbie As Tonya Harding
- October 19, 2017

Harding was the "trailer trash" girl who overcame every obstacle in her life from extreme poverty to abusive parents to become the USA figure skating champion. Notably absent from this teaser is Nancy Kerrigan , but that's probably because the movie is called I, Tonya and not I, Tonya , and Nancy Kerrigan , My Competitor Who Suffered a Grievous Injury That I Am Maybe Responsible For. (more...)
Nivea accused of racism over skin-lightening ads Nivea accused of racism over skin-lightening ads
- October 19, 2017

In the campaign, as the former Miss Nigeria Omowunmi Akinnifesi applies the moisturizer, her skin turns noticeably lighter. The "Natural Fairness Lotion" ad tells Black women that their product can help "restore her skin to its natural fairness". (more...)
Rose McGowan Cancels Appearances After Weinstein Scandal | Here's the Reason She Gave Rose McGowan Cancels Appearances After Weinstein Scandal | Here's the Reason She Gave
- October 19, 2017

In the past two weeks - in reports by the New York Times , the New Yorker and on social media - more than 40 women have accused Weinstein of rape, sexual harassment or assault over a period of almost three decades, McGowan among them. The actress, who made her breakthrough in 1996 in the Weinstein-produced slasher revival movie Scream , received a settlement from Weinstein following an hotel room incident at the 1997 Sundance Film festival according to The New York Times . (more...)
Playboy Pays Tribute To Hugh Hefner With His First Solo Cover! Playboy Pays Tribute To Hugh Hefner With His First Solo Cover!
- October 19, 2017

This is not her first time in " Playboy " however, with Rau previously appearing nude in a 2014 spread shot by Ryan McGinley that led to her pursuing a modeling career. Despite growing up in a Parisian ghetto, Rau always knew she was destined for great things. 'When I was doing this shoot, I was thinking of all those hard days in my childhood, ' said the model. (more...)
2nd Lady Karen Pence unveils art therapy initiative at FSU 2nd Lady Karen Pence unveils art therapy initiative at FSU
- October 19, 2017

Her goal is to educate the public about art therapy as a "mental health profession, and not arts and crafts", with benefits for many people. It is not therapeutic art. Ann Scott , First Lady of Florida, joined Mrs. Pence for the announcement along with John Thrasher , FSU President; Dr. Donna Betts, President of the American Art Therapy Association; Dr. (more...)
'Marvel's The Punisher' Debuts on Netflix November 17 'Marvel's The Punisher' Debuts on Netflix November 17
- October 19, 2017

The new trailer, which comes in at 2-minutes and 24-seconds, provides a new look at what fans can expect from the series with our most extensive look yet at the military fueled superhero drama. Moore ( Kings ). After months of teasing, and rampant speculation, Netflix and Marvel Television have at last announced the release date for their Daredevil spinoff The Punisher: Friday, Nov. (more...)
A case for President Donald Trump's tax cuts A case for President Donald Trump's tax cuts
- October 19, 2017

The SIA has supported tax reform since its early stages, and it backed the Better Way corporate tax reform blueprint released in March 2017. The mayors group wrote to all members of Congress last month, urging them to keep the deduction, and some of the mayors met with Shahira Knight, Trump's special assistant for tax and retirement policy. (more...)
Pinole Library friends group holding two-day book sale Pinole Library friends group holding two-day book sale
- October 19, 2017

On Oct. 28 customers can fill a bag with books for $3. Hours are different for each day. The sale will be Saturday, Oct. 21, from 9 a.m.to 4 p.m. Admission is free. Mounce Library, and the Larry J. Ringer Library. The Friends of the Library is a nonprofit organization that contributes annually over $40,000 to the library. (more...)
Bollywood A-listers grace Sanjay Dutt's Diwali bash!
- October 19, 2017

Sanjay Dutt's Diwali party has clashed with one organised by Shabana Azmi and we so many celebs rushing from one party to another. Filmmaker Vidhu Vinod Chopra alongwith his wife Anupama, film critic and owner of Film Companion, were also a part of the celebrations. (more...)
Roseanne cast cracks up during revival's table read Roseanne cast cracks up during revival's table read
- October 19, 2017

We can see in the photo above that the cast and crew are having fun and laughing. As EW reported in August , ABC Entertainment President Channing Dungey previously said the series will be "very much tonally be similar to the original" in that it will be "unflinching, honest, and irreverent at times". (more...)
Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO) Stake Lessened by Employees Retirement System of Texas
- October 19, 2017

The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this link . It worsened, as 53 investors sold Marathon Petroleum Corp shares while 274 reduced holdings. Hsbc Public Ltd owns 550,774 shares. Accurate Investment Solutions Inc. boosted its stake in Marathon Petroleum Corporation by 0.4% during the 2nd quarter. (more...)
Buffy the Vampire Slayer Actor Nicholas Brendon Was Arrested for Domestic Violence Buffy the Vampire Slayer Actor Nicholas Brendon Was Arrested for Domestic Violence
- October 19, 2017

The actor reportedly pulled his girlfriend's arm and hair during an altercation at the bar at the Saguaro Hotel in Palm Springs, Calif., KESQ reported . The former actor of Buffy the vampire slayer , Nicholas Brendon has been arrested after he attacked his girlfriend. In 2015 he pled guilty to chocking his girlfriend during an argument . (more...)
New Star Wars Battlefront II Trailer Hammers Home the Story
- October 19, 2017

Did you like what you saw in the Star Wars Battlefront II single player trailer? Take on the role of Commander Iden Versio in a story following the destruction of the Death Star II and the death of the Emperor. Any Star Wars fan will definitely want to give this a watch. Players can drop into the cockpit of the galaxy's most iconic ships, weave between asteroid fields and fly through imperial dockyards in high stakes dogfights. (more...)
Demi Lovato shares shockingly thin selfie from height of bulimia battle Demi Lovato shares shockingly thin selfie from height of bulimia battle
- October 19, 2017

Demi Lovato has spoken candidly about her history of addiction, admitting to doing drugs behind the scenes while simultaneously promoting sobriety. Following the release of the film, the "Instruction" singer shared a shocking, yet moving image on her Instagram . (more...)
Chelsea Handler says she will drop Netflix show to focus on activism Chelsea Handler says she will drop Netflix show to focus on activism
- October 19, 2017

Liberal comedian Chelsea Handler announced Wednesday she is ending her Netflix talk show in order to devote time to becoming a "more knowledgeable and engaged citizen ". Chelsea Handler is excited about her continued partnership with Netflix . Admittedly, Handler's show got off to a " rocky start " and sometimes received unenthusiastic reviews . (more...)
Putin breaks down in laughter over plans to export pork to Indonesia Putin breaks down in laughter over plans to export pork to Indonesia
- October 19, 2017

In the meeting about agricultural development, Russia Agriculture Minister Alexander Tkachyov was arguing that Russia should look to Germany's export strategy for inspiration. Putin responds to his initial point, saying: "Indonesia is a Muslim country". “Very well, said Tkachov, before adding “whats the difference?”. The minister tried to move on from the topic but the giggles continued with the president having to put his hands on his face to cover his laugh. (more...)
Thomas Rhett, Miranda Lambert, More Added CMA Performances
- October 19, 2017

Chris Stapleton, Miranda Lambert , Luke Bryan, Eric Church, Thomas Rhett, Old Dominion, Brothers Osborne, Jon Pardi and Little Big Town are also scheduled to perform. Terri Gibbs, the hitmaker behind "Somebody's Knocking", was the first-ever artist to be awarded the trophy in this specific category, and numerous Horizon Award winners who followed Gibbs are artists whose stars continued to rise: the Judds , Randy Travis , Garth Brooks, Alison Krauss , Brad Paisley , Carrie Underwood , ... (more...)
Shahid's next film on high power bills: Director Shahid's next film on high power bills: Director
- October 19, 2017

Starring Shahid Kapoor in the lead role, Batti Gul Meter Chalu , the film addresses the issue of electricity bills. There were rumours that the Shahid Kapoor-starrer was called "Roshni", which is not the official title. Given the subject of the film, the director thought Diwali was the flawless time to launch the teaser. "The festival of lights is the right occasion for us to throw light on a subject that needs to be discussed". (more...)
What The Live Action Pokemon Movie May Be About
- October 19, 2017

Well let the rumor mill commence, because we've come into some information about some of the actors Legendary has been considering, and they're probably not names that immediately jump to mind. That being said, the video game movie has been a notoriously hard nut to crack. To be honest, that would be the least unusual thing this movie did. (more...)