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Jude Law in Talks to Play Mar-Veil in Captain Marvel Jude Law in Talks to Play Mar-Veil in Captain Marvel
- November 22, 2017

In the world of Marvel Comics, Danvers gains her powers after an incident that involves Kree technology exploding and infusing her with the powers of Mar-Vell. There's no word as to which character Law could be playing, only that he is said to be Carol Danver's mentor as she navigates her new powers. With the Kree-Skrull War coming to the MCU, it only makes sense for Mar-Vell to make his way to Earth to help stop the invasion in Captain Marvel . (more...)
'Jurassic World 2' reveals first footage showing Chris Pratt, baby dinosaur 'Jurassic World 2' reveals first footage showing Chris Pratt, baby dinosaur
- November 22, 2017

As an early Thanksgiving treat it seems, Colin Trevorrow has gone ahead and unveiled the first public footage from the film online, in the form of a short clip. The first teaser poster came with the tagline: "Life finds a way". "The dinosaurs will be a parable of the treatment animals receive today: the abuse, medical experimentation, pets, having wild animals in zoos like prisons, the use the military has made of them, animals as weapons", he said at a film festival in Spain ( via EW ). (more...)
Jason Momoa Said He's Jason Momoa Said He's "Bummed" Over Fans' Criticism Of Justice League
- November 22, 2017

But one part of Justice League left some Aquaman fans scratching their heads a bit -the air bubble necessary to facilitate a conversation between Aquaman and Mera. So I'm excited. You can't get into the whole "why this, why that". If you happened to see the movie and enjoyed it, you'll be happy to know the second installment comes out in 2018 and stars Amber Heard, Patrick Wilson, and Nicole Kidman. (more...)
CBS blacked out for Dish Network customers in latest TV contract dispute CBS blacked out for Dish Network customers in latest TV contract dispute
- November 22, 2017

Dish offered CBS an extension with the offer to retroactively pay CBS at whatever new rate was eventually negotiated, but the offer was rejected, said Warren Schlichting, DISH executive vice president of Marketing, Programming and Media Sales, in the statement announcing the blackout. (more...)
Aretha Franklin Is Alive; Singer Responds To Death Rumors Aretha Franklin Is Alive; Singer Responds To Death Rumors
- November 22, 2017

The Queen of Soul is alive and well. " I'm doing well generally , all tests have come back good", Franklin wrote. Aretha Franklin was forced to respond to rumors of her own death on Tuesday after an unverified Twitter account announcement of her "passing" went viral. (more...)
Kerala High Court directs IFFI to screen S Durga Kerala High Court directs IFFI to screen S Durga
- November 22, 2017

Ten days after the Information & Broadcasting Ministry dropped Sanal Kumar Sasidharan's Malayalam thriller, S Durga , from the final list of films to be screened at International Film Festivals of India's ( IFFI ) Indian Panorama section, a single judge bench of the Kerala High Court has directed the organisers to exhibit the film at the festival. (more...)
Scotland Yard Investigates New Kevin Spacey Allegation From 2005 Scotland Yard Investigates New Kevin Spacey Allegation From 2005
- November 22, 2017

Los Angeles police and the Metropolitan Police have both received allegations against Spacey, who... KEVIN Spacey is being probed by cops over a second alleged sex assault in the UK. The incidents reported to the Lambeth theatre cover a period of 1995 to 2013 and have not been verified, The Old Vic said. A series of accusations have been leveled against the American since fellow actor Anthony Rapp alleged Spacey tried to seduce him when he was 14. (more...)
Actress abduction case: Dileep's ex-wife Manju to be prime witness Actress abduction case: Dileep's ex-wife Manju to be prime witness
- November 22, 2017

On February 23, the prime accused Pulsar Suni was arrested when he reached the Additional Chief Judicial Magistrate court in Ernakulam to surrender. Dileep was originally named as the eleventh accused in the case, and had been charged under 11 sections including conspiracy and gang rape. A total of 400 documents are included in the charge sheet. (more...)
Buncrana Pier Tragedy: The inquest into the incident will begin today Buncrana Pier Tragedy: The inquest into the incident will begin today
- November 22, 2017

Francis Crawford said in his deposition that he and his wife Kay arrived at the pier at 7.08pm in his Toyota Corolla. "I shouted to the driver, "you need to get everybody out of the car". Mr Walsh, who has since been awarded a gold medal for bravery at sea, was able to swim back to shore with the baby . He added: "I could hear sirens, the nose of the auto dipped ... (more...)
'Padmavati' distorts history, will not release in MP: Chouhan 'Padmavati' distorts history, will not release in MP: Chouhan
- November 22, 2017

Protesters spearheaded by politically influential Karni Sena - a Hindu outfit of the Rajput clan to which the queen belonged, have accused the film's team of distorting history by showing a Hindu queen in love with a Muslim ruler. The story is about seeking God, added Kumar, Padmavati stands for perfection and the other characters represent good and evil. The film is in the eye of a storm following protests from conservative groups over alleged tampering of historical facts - a ... (more...)
Celebrities speak out in support of jailed sex trafficking victim Cyntoia Brown Celebrities speak out in support of jailed sex trafficking victim Cyntoia Brown
- November 22, 2017

However, despite the circumstances of the killing, she was sentenced to life in prison , with no parole for at least 51 years. "We started the conversation, this is a young girl who's at the tail end of three generations of violence against women", Dan Birman , who produced the documentary Me Facing Life: Cyntoia's Story, said . (more...)
'True Blood' star Rutina Wesley gets engaged to girlfriend 'True Blood' star Rutina Wesley gets engaged to girlfriend
- November 22, 2017

Over the course of the past month, Wesley has continually posted snaps of Shonda , who she described November 12 as the "sunshine of my life", seemingly addressing their relationship status. She is known for her roles as Tara on " True Blood " and as activist/journalist Nova Bordelon on " Queen Sugar ". In an IG post, Rutina wrote, "LIGHT of my LIFE.LIGHT of my LIFE.FIRE of my LOINS". (more...)
Prince Harry to marry Meghan Markle summer 2018 Prince Harry to marry Meghan Markle summer 2018
- November 22, 2017

There have been questions about whether the couple could marry in an Anglican church, because Meghan had previously been married to TV producer, Trevor Engelson . Meghan Markle has reportedly moved out of her apartment in Toronto after finishing filming Suits . "She's really excited about starting a new chapter with Harry", the second source told the magazine. (more...)
Dillon & Associates Lowered Cvs Health (CVS) Holding; Alere (ALR) Has 1.01 Sentiment
- November 22, 2017

Shares of CVS Health Corp (NYSE:CVS) opened at 81.06 on Thursday. The stock increased 1.59% or $1.12 during the last trading session, reaching $71.5. About 7.38M shares traded. 494,028 are held by Metropolitan Life Insurance New York. Osborne Ptnrs Mngmt has 120,143 shares. Wellington Gp Limited Liability Partnership invested in 0.37% or 21.93 million shares. (more...)
Game of Thrones Hacker Identified as an Iranian Man Game of Thrones Hacker Identified as an Iranian Man
- November 22, 2017

U.S. prosecutors say he stole scripts and plot summaries for then unaired episodes of the global smash hit " Game of Thrones " series, and unaired episodes for multiple other shows, including the "Curb Your Enthusiasm" comedy series. Nuclear software systems and Israeli infrastructure. The complaint mentions, "At certain times, MESRI was a member of an Iran-based hacking group called the Turk Black Hat Security team". (more...)
The Title and Cast of Fantastic Beasts Sequel Have Been Revealed The Title and Cast of Fantastic Beasts Sequel Have Been Revealed
- November 22, 2017

K. Rowling's Wizarding World, though there have conflicting reports on where the second Harry Potter prequel will be predominantly set. "We delve deeper into [J.K. Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes Of Grindelwald hits theaters November 16th, 2018, making fans wait a little longer before deciding if Law is the right man to wield the Elder Wand. (more...)
Thomas Cook buoyed by airline turnaround and demand for Turkey trips Thomas Cook buoyed by airline turnaround and demand for Turkey trips
- November 22, 2017

Earnings at its United Kingdom division fell by 40% in the year to 30 September to £52m and the company's share price sank by as much as 13% in early trade. Average selling prices in the United Kingdom are 6% higher year-on-year for next summer, which Thomas Cook said was mainly down to "input price inflation". (more...)
Clash of Champions Main Event Pencilled In Clash of Champions Main Event Pencilled In
- November 22, 2017

The show kicked off with an explosive 16-man tag team match for the SmackDown Tag Team Championship. So, I choose when I want my rematch. It was announced during Survivor Series that Jinder Mahal would get a shot at the WWE title on tonight's edition of Smackdown . (more...)
Kendall Jenner ousts Gisele Bundchen as world's top-earning model Kendall Jenner ousts Gisele Bundchen as world's top-earning model
- November 22, 2017

This year, it was Kendall Jenner who topped Forbes' list of the world's highest-paid models. The 22-year-old model, Kendall has a massive following of 84 million on her Instagram profile that helped launch her own clothing line and win deals with the likes of Adidas and Estee Lauder, Forbes said. (more...)
Nick Carter Accused of Sexual Assault by Dream's Melissa Schuman Nick Carter Accused of Sexual Assault by Dream's Melissa Schuman
- November 22, 2017

Schuman said a few years later, Carter invited her to his Santa Monica apartment for a 'casual hangout, ' to which she also invited a friend. Later in the evening, he allegedly led her into an office room, played some of the music he was working on and the two began to make out. (more...)
Gayle King talks with Stephen Colbert about Charlie Rose firing Gayle King talks with Stephen Colbert about Charlie Rose firing
- November 22, 2017

Colbert commended King and CBS for how they handled the matter, explaining that King and fellow " CBS This Morning " anchor Nora O'Donnell had reported Rose's firing "objectively and fully" on their morning program earlier in the day. "PBS was shocked to learn today of these deeply disturbing allegations", the organization said in a statement. "I am greatly embarrassed". Charlie and I have worked together, been friends, but when you think about the anguish of those women - despite the ... (more...)
'This is Us' Reveals How Kate Suffered a Miscarriage 'This is Us' Reveals How Kate Suffered a Miscarriage
- November 22, 2017

Let us know your thoughts in the comments section below. She holds her belly. Kate tells him that she wants to write everything out so she doesn't blank per usual. Their package is on the way. She wanders around Los Angeles and even stops at a Chinese buffet, but she doesn't have an appetite, so she heads home. He doesn't want Kate to have to see anything for the baby. (more...)
The Partridge Family star David Cassidy dead at 67 The Partridge Family star David Cassidy dead at 67
- November 22, 2017

Cassidy, 67, told People magazine earlier this year he was battling dementia . Through ups and downs, including well-documented struggles with alcohol and a series of DUI arrests in the 2000s, Cassidy maintained the kind of sunny demeanor that had endeared him to a generation of fans. (more...)
Chrissy Teigen, John Legend expecting second child Chrissy Teigen, John Legend expecting second child
- November 22, 2017

Teigen, 31, shared the big news by posting a sweet video on Instagram of daughter Luna . In a so cute we could die clip, the tot plays on her model mommy's lap and touches her stomach. Back in October, Teigen discussed their plans for a second child via a frozen embryo transfer. Even after her experience with depression, Teigen hasn't been shy about saying she wanted more kids. (more...)
Citing 'missteps,' Disney Animation chief taking leave from Pixar Citing 'missteps,' Disney Animation chief taking leave from Pixar
- November 22, 2017

The boisterous, Hawaiian shirt-wearing personality behind some of the most beloved children's films of the past 30 years like " Toy Story " is the latest entertainment titan to be exposed for claims of sexual harassment and inappropriate conduct in the workplace, including a reported "unwanted advance" toward actress and writer Rashida Jones, who had been working on the script for " Toy Story 4 ". (more...)
Jack Maynard quits one day in following homophobic and racist tweets Jack Maynard quits one day in following homophobic and racist tweets
- November 22, 2017

A report from the Mirror says that it is believed ITV took the decision to remove him from the new series of the show, which only began at the weekend, amidst rumours about his behaviour before he signed up to appear on it. Earlier this week, The Evening Standard reported the vlogger had used the n-word, referred to other users as 'f******' and repeatedly used offensive language. (more...)
Melissa Gilbert accuses Oliver Stone of sexual harassment Melissa Gilbert accuses Oliver Stone of sexual harassment
- November 21, 2017

Gilbert, at first, did not name Stone, saying she was "afraid to say his name, because I'm anxious about backlash". Gilbert said she refused and left the room in tears. Representatives for Stone didn't immediately respond to INSIDER's request for comment. Director Oliver Stone is facing another allegation of sexual misconduct. (more...)
'The Good Place' Renewed for Season 3! 'The Good Place' Renewed for Season 3!
- November 21, 2017

Thankfully, the network has done right by confirming The Good Place season 3 for 13 episodes, as first reported by THR . It's averaging a 2.0 rating in adults 18-49 and 6.2 million viewers overall in "live plus seven day" averages from Nielsen Media Research. (more...)
Aust kids good at problem-solving as team Aust kids good at problem-solving as team
- November 21, 2017

MOE noted that the study design is a standardised way of measuring and comparing collaborative problem-solving skills, but real-life settings may be more complex. In the sample test given by Pisa, called Xander, students were told that their teacher had put them in a three-person team for a competition. These included jigsaw tasks where each group member is given different information or skills; consensus building tasks , where groups must come to a decision after considering everybody's ... (more...)
What Do Analysts Suggest For Alibaba Group Holding Limited (BABA)
- November 21, 2017

The company had Year Ago Sales of 8.03 Billion. Aperio Group LLC now owns 194,424 shares of the specialty retailer's stock worth $33,579,000 after purchasing an additional 18,663 shares during the period. About 1,305 shares traded. Independent Consultants reported 0.2% in eBay Inc (NASDAQ:EBAY). Lenox Wealth Mgmt stated it has 1,000 shares. BABA's overall volume in the last trading session was 25,921,572 shares. (more...)