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Grey's Anatomy's season just got a little longer Grey's Anatomy's season just got a little longer
- October 31, 2017

The episode will center around a tragic roller coaster ride accident at a county fair and leave the doctors remembering important patients from their past. The alphabet network announced Monday that it is giving two additional episodes to Grey's Anatomy , American Housewife and black-ish this season, bringing each show up to 24 episodes for the current TV season. (more...)
Millie Bobby Brown revealed how being partially deaf affects her acting Millie Bobby Brown revealed how being partially deaf affects her acting
- October 31, 2017

She also revealed to Variety she has never taken an acting class in her life or trained to be a singer. She was also born with partial deafness in one ear, which gradually became complete deafness. "I just started to sing and if I sound bad I don't care, because I'm just doing what I love", the MTV Movie & TV Award victor explained. She continued, "You don't have to be good at singing. (more...)
The Oracle Corp. (ORCL) Earns Underperform Rating from Credit Agricole SA
- October 31, 2017

The rating was maintained by JP Morgan with "Overweight" on Thursday, April 7. Goldman Sachs maintained it with "Buy" rating and $48 target in Wednesday, March 16 report. Among 36 analysts covering Expedia Inc. Cowen & Co has "Buy" rating and $8000 target. Therefore 75% are positive. NVR had 12 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (more...)
Peru's Miss Universe contestants give women's rights facts as their measurements Peru's Miss Universe contestants give women's rights facts as their measurements
- October 31, 2017

Instead of telling judges and viewers their measurements, the contestants broke with tradition to highlight shocking statistics on violence against women. The show not only denounced gender violence, but continued to remind viewers of the harsh reality of this issue throughout the show. "I urge the Government to address the social and cultural attitudes that continue to be used to justify violence against women", he said. (more...)
Jeremy Piven accused of sexual assault by reality star Ariane Bellamar Jeremy Piven accused of sexual assault by reality star Ariane Bellamar
- October 31, 2017

The network offered no more additional details of what form or function that investigation of sorts was taking. Variety has reached out to Piven and Bellamar's reps for further comment. Piven now stars in the CBS crime drama Wisdom of the Crowd , about a tech executive who launches a platform for crowdsourcing criminal investigations. (more...)
Listen to Chris Brown's 'Heartbreak on a Full Moon' Listen to Chris Brown's 'Heartbreak on a Full Moon'
- October 31, 2017

Jam-packed with 45 tracks , the project features guest appearances from R. Kelly and Jhené Aiko ("Juicy Booty"), DeJ Loaf and Lil Yachty ("Handle It"), and Usher and Gucci Mane (" Party "). (more...)
Timberwolves' Andrew Wiggins dunks on Heat's Richardson in win Timberwolves' Andrew Wiggins dunks on Heat's Richardson in win
- October 31, 2017

Despite a 2-3 start to the season, and one that saw the Wolves humiliated in an area of expected expertise under head coach Tom Thibodeau, Minnesota has rebounded confidently with a pair of narrow three-point wins against the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Miami Heat . (more...)
Outlander: Who Is Jamie's Outlander: Who Is Jamie's "Other Wife"?
- October 31, 2017

Season 3, episode 7 is called "Creme de Menthe" and Claire and Jamie might have some big differences of opinion in it. Claire (Caitriona Balfe) sticks by her morals on a medical choice, even knowing that it might get her killed. Claire insists that Jamie doesn't understand what it's like to be a anxious parent. Jamie didn't seem to take Claire's wishes seriously, claiming they had everything they needed where they were. (more...)
EA tweaks Star Wars Battlefront II's loot box drops following beta feedback EA tweaks Star Wars Battlefront II's loot box drops following beta feedback
- October 31, 2017

Heroes are born on the battlefront , and in Star Wars Battlefront 2 , you're able to experience it for yourself. You'll have to actually play the game enough to upgrade your crafting skills. Class-specific gear and items can be unlocked by playing as them. "This system, as well as all of the others, will be continually iterated on and improved", DICE said. (more...)
Katherine Jackson resigns as Blanket Jackson's co-guardian
- October 31, 2017

TMZ reports that the Jackson family matriarch has decided she no longer needs to act as the 15-year-old's guardian, adding the difference in his age and her own, 87, as one of the reasons she wants to step down. TJ has held joint guardianship with Katherine since 2012. Katherine signed the documents on October 10, but TJ and Margaret G. Louise , who has been appointed by the court to investigate solutions in Blanket's best interest should other legal issues arise, have yet to sign ... (more...)
Thomas Rhett to perform in Syracuse, Albany in 2018 Thomas Rhett to perform in Syracuse, Albany in 2018
- October 31, 2017

The tour takes its name from his newest album, whose poppy punch and genre-jumping arrangements point to singer who's looking far beyond Nashville for inspiration. He also opened for Jason Aldean at the Lakeview Amphitheater in 2016, where he sang, played guitar/drums, and even moonwalked during his set. Rhett has been nominated for Male Vocalist of the Year at November 8's CMA Awards as well as Musical Event of the Year and Music Video of the Year for "Craving You", a duet with Maren ... (more...)
National parks may raise entrance fees at some locations National parks may raise entrance fees at some locations
- October 31, 2017

I support a nominal increase in visitor entrance and other park fees for everyone, but not the doubling or more being contemplated. A better option is the bipartisan legislation to address the problem introduced in March by U.S. Park service officials estimate the new policy would bring in an extra $68 million. For many American families, that dramatic increase is unaffordable and will prevent them from visiting. (more...)
Is Dressing Your Daughter As Moana "Racist"? Nick Doesn't Think So
- October 31, 2017

Trisha Bruce, an associate professor of sociology at Maryville College. You can hear their exchanges in the video at the top of this page. The mum, from NY, concluded that following the open chat with her daughter, she chose to go as Minnie Mouse. (more...)
Jennifer Lopez, Alex Rodriguez Grace Cover Of Vanity Fair's December Issue Jennifer Lopez, Alex Rodriguez Grace Cover Of Vanity Fair's December Issue
- October 31, 2017

Other revealing quirks detailed in the profile include Rodriguez's love of baseball metaphors - he recalls the timeline of their first date by innings ("she told me around the third or fourth inning that she was single"), and refers to overcoming personal challenges as "rounding first base" - and Lopez's unique strategy for plowing through a hard workout. (more...)
This map shows every town without power in MA This map shows every town without power in MA
- October 31, 2017

In Rhode Island, a peak of 154,000 customers had lost power, but that number was down to 80,000 Tuesday. More than 120,000 customers across MA are still without power Tuesday morning as communities prepare for Halloween. Eversource and National Grid, two major providers of electric power, are expected to take up to 48 hours and 72 hours, respectively, to restore power. (more...)
Anu Emmanuel considers working with Pawan Kalyan a blessing Anu Emmanuel considers working with Pawan Kalyan a blessing
- October 31, 2017

She is very fortunate enough to get a chance to play a lead role with Power star in very early stages of her career. To my surprise, Trivikram chooses Me as one of the Heroines. Pawan Kalyan's fans have been waiting anxiously to know the title of his current film being directed by Trivikram. Furthermore, Anu avers, " Pawan Kalyan is a simple person who doesn't carry his stardom around". (more...)
Song couple officially ties the knot Song couple officially ties the knot
- October 31, 2017

The actors, who announced their relationship previous year in July, got married in a star-studded ceremony in Seoul, Korea. With Song Hye Kyo and Song Joong Ki's wedding ceremony being held outdoors, guests who stay in one of these "city view" rooms can get a view of the wedding venue. (more...)
Indictment In Russia Probe Exposes Paul Manafort's 'Lavish' Real Estate Indictment In Russia Probe Exposes Paul Manafort's 'Lavish' Real Estate
- October 31, 2017

Vance's office is seeking to determine whether Mr. Manafort used the loan money for an unauthorized goal, which could amount to filing a false business record, a crime in New York State". Manafort sold his Mount Vernon, Virginia home for $1.4 million. According to the indictment, Manafort claimed that the Howard Street apartment was a secondary residence for his daughter and son-in-law, when in fact, he was renting it out on Airbnb , "among other places". (more...)
Ease of Doing Business: India jumps up 30 places, now ranked 100 Ease of Doing Business: India jumps up 30 places, now ranked 100
- October 31, 2017

Jaitley said, "We were ranked 142 in 2014 and 130 previous year in ease of doing business World Bank list. Biggest jump India got in the ease of doing business was on taxation reforms". "India has improved a lot (this year), but there's still room for improvement, So, I wouldn't necessarily classify it as a nice place to do business yet, but definitely is in the right direction to become a nice place". (more...)
Gogglebox has announced another celebrity is joining the show
- October 31, 2017

The wildman will be joined by his mum Peggy and 16-year-old son, Gene, on the sofa for the special edition of the show created for Stand Up To Cancer. 'If he's half as ruthless as he is on Twitter, viewers will be in for a treat'. Liam has made no secret of his love of reality TV in the past, admitting earlier this year that he skipped watching Glastonbury's headline shows so that he could catch up on Love Island. (more...)
The Cast Of Sabrina The Teenage Witch Reunited And It Was Glorious The Cast Of Sabrina The Teenage Witch Reunited And It Was Glorious
- October 31, 2017

Based on the Archie Comics characters, the sitcom starred Melissa Joan Hart as Sabrina , a teenage witch who lives with her two aunts and their talking cat, Salem . Sabrina was on the air from 1996 to 2003, moving from its original ABC home to The WB for its final three seasons. "Aunt Zelda is driving an Uber in the Other Realm". (more...)
Some dental offices offering kids Some dental offices offering kids "cash for candy" November 1
- October 31, 2017

Sales for Halloween candy and costumes are soaring to record highs this year. After conducting a survey or more than 7,000 customers, the National Retail Federation estimates that more than 179 million Americans will be participating in some type of Halloween festivities. (more...)
Wendy Williams Passes Out During Live Episode of 'The Wendy Williams Show' Wendy Williams Passes Out During Live Episode of 'The Wendy Williams Show'
- October 31, 2017

The video faded to black and the show went to commercial. Wendy Williams is trending on Twitter right now, but not for her costume. But after a brief hiatus, Williams returned to the camera. (more...)
Z and Beyonce Are Once Again King and Queen of Halloween
- October 31, 2017

The tribute to the rappers definitely works for Beyoncé and JAY-Z as a couple given Biggie and Kim's widely documented love affair during the '90s. While neither Beyonce or Jay-Z have shared official images of their incredible looks, you can't keep a good Halloween costume down and pictures surfaced all over Twitter. (more...)
Khloé Kardashian Teases Her Baby Bump in GoT-Themed Halloween Costume
- October 31, 2017

Kardashian, 33, looked gorgeous as she rocked a blonde wig and leather outfit. Whether or not Kylie is hiding her baby bump by choosing to stay indoors, still remains a question, as neither the makeup mogul nor her family members have confirmed the pregnancy rumours. (more...)
'Pet Semetary': Paramount Taps Dennis Widmyer, Kevin Kolsch to Direct 'Pet Semetary': Paramount Taps Dennis Widmyer, Kevin Kolsch to Direct
- October 31, 2017

Pet Sematary follows Doctor Louis Creed who moves his family to ME where he meets a friendly local named Jud Crandall. King's works are now a hot commodity in Hollywood, with It smashing records at the box office and numerous television series, such as Mr. (more...)
Russian model dies after collapsing on ramp in China Russian model dies after collapsing on ramp in China
- October 31, 2017

Dzyuba's tender age - she was to turn 15 on November 8 - also highlights a piece of Chinese law that says children under 16 can be employed in certain industries with official permission. China is recruiting an increasing number of young models, often between 14 and 16, from Russian Federation and especially Siberia to work at catwalk shows. (more...)
Rapper Travis Scott sued by fan over concert injury that paralysed him Rapper Travis Scott sued by fan over concert injury that paralysed him
- October 31, 2017

Travis Scott has become known for creating a raucous environment at his concerts, but things went too far during his Birds Eye View tour stop at New York City's Terminal 5 earlier this year. He now resides in Dutchess County with his family after leaving school and his third-flooor apartment in Brooklyn. "I was very independent, and now I depend on my family for nearly everything". (more...)
Michael Jackson top earning dead celebrity with $75M
- October 31, 2017

Besides the Michael Jackson Estate's partnership with Cirque du Soleil and the Michael Jackson Halloween special, there are several other ventures that tally up Jackson's $75 million for the year. Golf legend Arnold Palmer came in at number two. The revenues that are somehow connected with his name, for the year amounted to more than $ 40 million and was primarily due to the implementation of the invented drink that is a mix of tea and lemonade. (more...)
Caso Kevin Spacey, Netflix fermerà Caso Kevin Spacey, Netflix fermerà "House of Cards" dopo la sesta stagione
- October 31, 2017

Rumors sulla possibile chiusura dello show erano circolati già nei mesi scorsi (si parlava anche di spin-off ), e la decisione di mettere la parola "fine" alla serie è stata in parte alimentata proprio dalle spiacevoli accuse che hanno colpito l'attore. (more...)