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Pink to receive 2017 MTV Video Vanguard Award Pink to receive 2017 MTV Video Vanguard Award
- August 18, 2017

With a career that has spanned 17 years, Pink won female rock vocal performance for "Trouble", and also the best pop collaboration with vocals for a cover of "Imagine" with Herbie Hancock. It ends with Pink uniting with the dancers for a number in the middle of the desert. Pink will receive her Video Vanguard trophy live on the 2017 MTV Music Awards telecast on August 27 at 8/7c. (more...)
O'Brien: Deshaun Watson improving every day O'Brien: Deshaun Watson improving every day
- August 18, 2017

Selecting a quarterback at No. 12 in the draft - and moving up to do so - will likely warrant the question of when Watson will get his time. "And I said it before", Savage continued. Savage also stated on Monday that he will not give up the Texans' starting quarterback job , but he's not fully in control. Savage has shown potential in limited action, but it's hard to know exactly what he can do after he's appeared in just five games with two starts in his two-year career. (more...)
Robin Thicke & April Love Geary Expecting Child Together Robin Thicke & April Love Geary Expecting Child Together
- August 18, 2017

She added that March 1 is also the birthday of Robin's late father, Alan. Thicke is already father to 7-year-old Julian Fuego , his son with Patton. He died at the age of 69 in December of past year and would have turned 71 next March. The high school sweethearts Wednesday in 2005, but according to TMZ , the former couple is still yet to finalise its divorce, after becoming engaged in a custody war over Julian at the start of 2017. (more...)
Which Which "Game of Thrones character" is likely to die this season 7?
- August 18, 2017

But that last line Daenerys offers Tyrion is as much a promise to viewers as it is to the Seven Kingdom lords who are about to have their world rocked in a haze of dragonfire and silver hair. "And the enemy always wins", a voice warns in a promo clip for the episode. " Eastwatch ", which aired yesterday, is the expectedly quiet bridge to that spectacle which, based on historicals, might see a few characters dying-or at least changing the game board. (more...)
Paul LePage: Taking Down Confederate Statues 'Just Like' Removing 9/11 Memorial Paul LePage: Taking Down Confederate Statues 'Just Like' Removing 9/11 Memorial
- August 18, 2017

The chairman of the Maine Democratic Party, Phil Bartlett, says Governor LePage's comments about deadly violence at a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville , Virginia, were "unhinged" and "ill informed". He compared them to "the Taliban in Afghanistan" in their wish to remove monuments. The governor, who has a long history of feuding with the media, said he thinks newspapers are "pencil terrorists". (more...)
Trump Asks If George Washington Statue Should Come Down And Twitter Erupts Trump Asks If George Washington Statue Should Come Down And Twitter Erupts
- August 18, 2017

Are we going to take down - excuse me - are we going to take down statues to George Washington? Following Trump's comparison, the first president quickly became the top trending topic on the social media website. "So, this week, it's Robert E. Lee ". Numerous historians have already pointed out the many problems with this equivalence. Trump continued, " George Washington was a slave owner - wasn't George Washington a slave owner?" "I've condemned neo-Nazis. (more...)
DeMario Jackson Says He Feels DeMario Jackson Says He Feels "Vindicated" After the Bachelor in Paradise Premiere
- August 18, 2017

Rosenbaum from the Bachelorette , season 7; Jade and Tanner Tolbert who fell in love on Bachelor in Paradise season two; and Sean Lowe and Catherine Giudici from the season seven of the Bachelor . He continued, "The public, they need to see something". "You will see both Corinne and DeMario get the opportunity to separately sit down with me and give their sides of the story", Harrison said. (more...)
Pence Defends Trump on Charlottesville, Slams Media
- August 18, 2017

Vice President Mike Pence arrives in Cartagena, Colombia, on Sunday on the first stop of his Latin American tour. "Many in the media spent an bad lot of time focusing on what the president said and criticisms of what the president said instead of criticizing those who brought that hatred and violence to the streets of Charlottesville ", Pence told NBC News' Peter Alexander. (more...)
Not even Chris Hemsworth can resist Chris Pratt's charms Not even Chris Hemsworth can resist Chris Pratt's charms
- August 18, 2017

Fans present at the Marvel panel at D23 remember that the beginning of the Infinity War preview footage released at the convention has the Asgardian god of thunder slamming right into the Milano while it travels through space. "I have to drop the facade", noted Hemsworth. An intimidating first meeting, indeed. Really, that's the story you're gonna tell?' 'And you're like, S-t, I'm not going to get away with anything with this lady. (more...)
Katy Perry's Witness tour delayed, opening acts include Carly Rae Jepsen Katy Perry's Witness tour delayed, opening acts include Carly Rae Jepsen
- August 18, 2017

Katy Perry apologized to her fans on Thursday for having to push back her Witness tour . NOAH CYRUS will join her from SEPTEMBER 19th through NOVEMBER 1st, followed by PURITY RING from NOVEMBER 7th through DECEMBER 20th and CARLY RAE JEPSEN on JANUARY 5th through FEBRUARY 5th. (more...)
Special glasses essential for viewing the solar eclipse Special glasses essential for viewing the solar eclipse
- August 18, 2017

Safety First. Here's what you need to know about how to safely view the eclipse in all of its stages . There may be many people standing in or along the roadway to get a glimpse. The maximum eclipse is expected to happen at 11:31 a.m. It's the sun's outer atmosphere, which is 1 million degrees hotter than the sun's surface. "Streetlights will be coming on, and animals will start to act differently". (more...)
The Internet is Going CRAZY Over This Selena Gomez Lookalike The Internet is Going CRAZY Over This Selena Gomez Lookalike
- August 18, 2017

Most recently she has been sporting a long bob similar to the one Selena dons in her music video for her son Fetish. As a budding Instagram star, Sofia's feed features plenty of selfies, close-up photos of herself, food snaps, and images of her hanging out in stunning locations. (more...)
ABC orders live-action sitcom The Jetsons ABC orders live-action sitcom The Jetsons
- August 18, 2017

A " Jetsons " live action series has scored a put pilot order at ABC, Variety has learned. Set 100 years in the future, where homes and buildings reach into the sky atop adjustable columns, The Jetsons centers on the cantankerous but loving family man George Jetson, his loving wife Jane, their children Judy and Elroy, dog Astro and sassy robot made Rosie. (more...)
New Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite Story Trailer Plays Like an Action Movie New Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite Story Trailer Plays Like an Action Movie
- August 18, 2017

The developer also promises famous locations from the Marvel and Capcom universes will be fused together in the game as part of Ultron Sigma's nefarious plot. Offline modes for the game include Story , Arcade , Mission , Training , Vs. Player 2/CPU, and Collection which contains Story mode cut scenes and other extras. (more...)
Couple accused of severely abusing child charged with torture and child cruelty Couple accused of severely abusing child charged with torture and child cruelty
- August 17, 2017

He was airlifted to a San Diego County hospital for medical treatment. Wednesday the boy reportedly remained in "grave condition". Neighbors were planning a vigil outside the home at 6 p.m. According to U.S. Navy records, Whitten is a Machinist's Mate Nuclear 1st Class who works out of the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Detachment San Diego. (more...)
Holy Crap, an Obi-Wan Kenobi Movie Really Is in Development! Holy Crap, an Obi-Wan Kenobi Movie Really Is in Development!
- August 17, 2017

According to The Hollywood Reporter , Oscar-nominated director Stephen Daldry ( Billy Elliot , The Reader ) is in "early talks" to direct a Kenobi movie which would join the Anthology series of spinoff films that already includes Rogue One and the upcoming Han Solo prequel. (more...)
Judge Judy lets dog decide for her in heartwarming encounter Judge Judy lets dog decide for her in heartwarming encounter
- August 17, 2017

To solve the dispute, Judge Judy has a moment of Air Bud brilliance and has the dog put on the ground so he can decide. The woman argued that she had all the paperwork to prove that, legally, the dog belonged to her. Surprisingly, the dog immediately ran towards the man who lovingly called him " Baby Boy ". This dog's day just happened to be in court. "This means everything in the world to me", the man says afterwards. (more...)
'Game Of Thrones' Leak: Four Arrested In India Over Stolen Episode 'Game Of Thrones' Leak: Four Arrested In India Over Stolen Episode
- August 17, 2017

Earlier this month, the fourth episode of the fantasy show's penultimate series was leaked online days before it had been scheduled to debut on HBO on United States television. The leaked episode had a watermarked logo of Star India, indicating that the leak happened at broadcaster's end. Now, the TV series has started and it has set the new TV rating records with its fifth episode Eastwatch . (more...)
Justin Bieber's 'Sorry' collaborators reunite for new single, 'Friends' Justin Bieber's 'Sorry' collaborators reunite for new single, 'Friends'
- August 17, 2017

The pair worked together on several tracks on Bieber's latest album 'Purpose ', including the hit single " Sorry ". Initially citing his reason as due to "unforeseen circumstances", gossip website TMZ later claimed that Bieber had cancelled the remainder of his tour in order to "rededicate his life to Christ". (more...)
Tim Cook announces $2 million in donations after Charlottesville Tim Cook announces $2 million in donations after Charlottesville
- August 17, 2017

Business leaders left the White House manufacturing council after the backlash against how he reacted to the far-right rally last weekend. In a note to Apple's employees, obtained Wednesday night by Recode , Cook also announced the company would donate $1 million each to the Southern Poverty Law Center and the Anti-Defamation League. (more...)
Ben Affleck may not return as Batman according to brother Casey Affleck Ben Affleck may not return as Batman according to brother Casey Affleck
- August 17, 2017

So, let's just mark this as the third time that we've been hearing Affleck wants out. In an interview with WEEI Sports, Casey said that it could be possible that Ben might not don the cape for the solo Batman movie. A host then said that this was breaking news and Affleck began to backtrack. The 45-year-old actor is the latest star to take on the role of the popular superhero following in the footsteps of Christian Bale - who played the titular character in Christopher Nolan's ... (more...)
WWE SummerSlam Preview And Predictions WWE SummerSlam Preview And Predictions
- August 17, 2017

The night kicked off with sixteen-time World Champion and MA native John Cena defeating Bulgarian born Rusev. Ya boys Big E & Xavier Woods will once again face Jimmy & Jey Uso in Brooklyn, N.Y., this time putting their newly-won SmackDown Tag Team Championship on the line in a rematch of their wild WWE Battleground clash. (more...)
Ryan Reynolds Moment of Silence for Stuntwoman With 'Deadpool 2' Crew Ryan Reynolds Moment of Silence for Stuntwoman With 'Deadpool 2' Crew
- August 17, 2017

He wrote: "Today, we tragically lost a member of our crew while filming " Deadpool ". Production for the sequel restarted Wednesday morning, despite the sudden and tragic death of Harris, who passed while filming a motorcycle stunt as Zazie Beetz's double. (more...)
In Nihalani-free censorship, 'Babumoshai Bandookbaaz' cleared with 8 cuts, not 48 In Nihalani-free censorship, 'Babumoshai Bandookbaaz' cleared with 8 cuts, not 48
- August 17, 2017

The film's director Kushan Nandy tweeted earlier on Wednesday: "FCAT clears " Babumoshai Bandookbaaz " with eight minor, voluntary cuts". The entire movie went through a lot of cuts and edits which we have learnt through various newsfeeds and social media sites. (more...)
Democratic Congresswoman: I Don't Like What Trump Said, So Let's Remove Him Democratic Congresswoman: I Don't Like What Trump Said, So Let's Remove Him
- August 17, 2017

Antifa is short for anti-fascists. George Hawley, an assistant professor of political science at the University of Alabama, said the "alt-left" term has been most aggressively pushed by Fox News Channel's Sean Hannity, but it's not a label anyone or group has adopted for themselves. (more...)
Chemicals in an Indian river have turned stray dogs Chemicals in an Indian river have turned stray dogs
- August 17, 2017

Also, when dogs trespass into the dye making units, they get coloured from the waste lying there. Animal protection officers are urging authorities to warn companies of their excessive dumping of industrial waste in the river. "We do not know if birds, reptiles and other creatures are affected or if they have even died owing to the dye discharged into the air". A complaint has reportedly been registered with the Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB) to look into the matter. (more...)
US Jobless Claims Decline To 232000, Lowest Reading For Over 5 Months US Jobless Claims Decline To 232000, Lowest Reading For Over 5 Months
- August 17, 2017

New filings for unemployment benefits fell 12,000 to 232,000 in the week ended August 12. "The trend is still extraordinarily low, signaling that firms are very reluctant to let people go, presumably because it is so hard to find replacements", said Ian Shepherdson, chief economist at Pantheon Macroeconomics, in a note to clients. (more...)
White House: Trump 'not discussing' firing Mueller White House: Trump 'not discussing' firing Mueller
- August 17, 2017

He has also suggested that he might attempt to fire Mueller, a former FBI director whose investigation falls under the purview of the Department of Justice. "He wouldn't be doing this if it were winding down", Zeno said. James Comey was sacked in may by Donald Trump because of this same case in Russian, which he spearheaded the strand of the investigation now under the responsibility of Robert Mueller . (more...)
Salman Khan's 'Race 3' to be made in 3D Salman Khan's 'Race 3' to be made in 3D
- August 17, 2017

According to a leading website, Salman loved the script and asked Remo to come on board as the director. The makers hope that the high octane action and vehicle chase sequences will make Race 3 a highly watchable film. "The insane action and the vehicle chases and stunts in the format should be interesting". " Race 3 " is produced by Ramesh Taurani. Imtiaz Ali's latest release starring the King of Bollywood, Shah Rukh Khan opposite Anushka Sharma was expected to make millions for ... (more...)
Shania Twain coming to the KFC Yum! Center in 2018 Shania Twain coming to the KFC Yum! Center in 2018
- August 17, 2017

Tickets haven't hit Ticketmaster yet, but according to the site, you'll get access if you go ahead and buy a tour T-shirt. "Now", due September 29, will be the Windsor-born singer's first album since 2002's "Up", part of the multi-platinum streak that made her the must successful country-pop crossover act in history. (more...)