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Jimmy Choo's 'Tone Deaf' Ad Goes Viral For All The Wrong Reasons Jimmy Choo's 'Tone Deaf' Ad Goes Viral For All The Wrong Reasons
- December 22, 2017

In what seems to be perhaps too true to life, however, Cara invites unsolicited comments, stares, and even vehicle horns throughout the duration of her walk. Cara has been vocal throughout the #MeToo campaign, and opened up about her own allegations of sexual harassment with Harvey Weinstein. Another said, "Nothing say "buy me" like harassment". (more...)
Brooklyn man freed after decades in prison for crimes he didn't commit Brooklyn man freed after decades in prison for crimes he didn't commit
- December 22, 2017

The Innocence Project then contacted the Brooklyn DA. Even with his innocence established, Denny still faces some legal hurdles. Denny, who came to the US from Guyana as a permanent resident as a child, was ordered deported while in prison. (more...)
Jon Ledecky On WFAN: Islanders Arena Could Be NHL's Best Jon Ledecky On WFAN: Islanders Arena Could Be NHL's Best
- December 22, 2017

It's going to utilize this great asset [at Belmont Park] that has been under-utilized for years. Fans never fully embraced their new home at Brooklyn's Barclays Center . Although the Islanders have given a 2020 completion date for the project, the team might glide back to Long Island before then. Ledecky said he just wants what is best for the Islanders and their chances of winning a Stanley Cup, noting the team's record has been very good at Barclays. (more...)
Michael Owen states his prediction for Everton v Chelsea Michael Owen states his prediction for Everton v Chelsea
- December 22, 2017

Following the disappointing 1-0 defeat at West Ham on December 9, Chelsea impressed with a 3-1 triumph at Huddersfield Town in their next outing, although Everton will prove a more testing force to break. The Blues will have to do without leading scorer Alvaro Morata for Saturday's match, as he must serve a one-game ban after picking up his fifth yellow card of the season against Bournemouth, while David Luiz remains unavailable due to a knee injury. (more...)
Chelsea want to make Courtois the best-paid goalkeeper Chelsea want to make Courtois the best-paid goalkeeper
- December 22, 2017

The new offer would see him earn more than Manchester United's David De Gea , whose salary has been used as a benchmark in recent reports. The Prem champs would be willing to let him run down his contract rather than cashing in early. It is said that those terms would run until 2023 and eclipse the money that David de Gea, now the world's best paid goalkeeper, earns at Manchester United. (more...)
Poundland Causes Uproar By Showing Elf On The Shelf 'Teabagging' Doll Poundland Causes Uproar By Showing Elf On The Shelf 'Teabagging' Doll
- December 22, 2017

One lump or two?' has caused uproar on social media with people thinking it a tad inappropriate. The picture has reappeared, but without the box of Classics Selection Tea and a caption: "Spot the difference?" One Twitter user who asked if the Poundland account had been hacked got a quick response from the store: "No, it has not been hacked". (more...)
Austrian president to swear in new government amid protests Austrian president to swear in new government amid protests
- December 22, 2017

Instead, Mr. Kurz cut the Freedom Party a generous political bargain. The pro-European Mr. Kurz handed this party with roots in Austria's Nazi past the defense portfolio and the powerful posts for the interior and foreign ministries, in exchange for its dropping demands for a referendum on European Union membership. (more...)
Liam Payne and Rita Ora Confirm 'Fifty Shades Freed' Song 'For You' Liam Payne and Rita Ora Confirm 'Fifty Shades Freed' Song 'For You'
- December 22, 2017

Wednesday afternoon, Rita Ora and Liam Payne each posted the same photo to their Instagram feeds. Based on the best-selling erotic romance-drama novel series by E.L. Austin HargravesA little more than a year ago, music fans were surprised by the release of a duet between Taylor Swift and Zayn Malik: "I Don't Want to Live Forever", from the movie Fifty Shades Darker . (more...)
Apple admits to public: Yep, we are slowing down your old iPhones
- December 22, 2017

This year's iOS 11.2 extended the feature to the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus. That creates the conditions for conspiracy theories to flourish. Yesterday we told you that many iPhone owners revealed that when they replaced battery of old phones, it boosted their speed. (more...)
Christmas a time to celebrate Christmas a time to celebrate
- December 22, 2017

We take for granted that God has given us so many blessings. The birth of Jesus was the greatest gift that was given to us as mankind. Over 2,000 years ago, in a lowly manger in a quaint town of Bethlehem, a baby was born. Jesus, he's so holy, meek and mild. Darkness covered my world when a wondrous sight - a nativity scene in a barn near the highway that took us home - brought HOPE to my hurting heart. (more...)
Lily James Sings ABBA in This New Trailer Lily James Sings ABBA in This New Trailer
- December 22, 2017

In a twist, the trailer seems to tease Donna's untimely death. There's a surprise pregnancy, flasbacks to the past and even an appearance from Cher . The first trailer for the musical Mamma Mia! Actors Pierce Brosnan, Stellan Skarsgard, and Colin Firth will be reprising their roles as Sophie's three possible dads: Sam, Bill, and Harry. (more...)
Miss America Organization Loses TV Partner Over Emails Miss America Organization Loses TV Partner Over Emails
- December 22, 2017

The CEO of the Miss America beauty pageant laughed at former Miss America winners being dubbed "cunts" and both slut-shamed and fat-shamed 2013 victor Mallory Hagan , leaked emails show. "I read that that same board passed around photos to email each other degrading comments about a Miss America's body", she added. It's not clear why Haskell felt this way and Hagan's social media profiles do not reveal anything particularly hostile towards him. (more...)
Khloe Kardashian on pregnancy: 'God had a plan all along' Khloe Kardashian on pregnancy: 'God had a plan all along'
- December 22, 2017

The couple - who got together at the beginning of the year - are yet to address the pregnancy rumours as the Keeping Up With the Kardashians star wants to stay out of the limelight. Just seeing her be able to do something so creative with her denim line Good American -that's her passion. Kardashian is also very happy with her and Thompson's "healthy" relationship. (more...)
Are Hex's Star Wars iPhone cases better than OtterBox's? Are Hex's Star Wars iPhone cases better than OtterBox's?
- December 22, 2017

After J.J. Abrams revived the franchise with the very successful, but very creatively safe, Episode VII- The Force Awakens (2015) and then Gareth Edwards gave us the barely decent side film Rogue One (2016), San Clemente's own Rian Johnson had a lot on his shoulders to keep the series afloat for fans. (more...)
A Fresh Look At Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX)
- December 22, 2017

Aviva Public Limited Com holds 345,665 shares or 0.34% of its portfolio. Rampart Inv Mngmt Co Limited Liability has 5,275 shares for 0.32% of their portfolio. Netflix had 202 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by FBR Capital with "Outperform" on Wednesday, January 20. (more...)
Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez are reportedly in couples therapy Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez are reportedly in couples therapy
- December 22, 2017

According to TMZ , they have made a decision to do so because they have been fighting over Hailey Baldwin. Bieber and Baldwin had a brief relationship. "Especially if it's so tumultuous". TMZ also reckons this whole couples therapy jaunt is the reason behind the hospitalisation of Selena's mum. Teefey is reportedly not happy that Gomez and Bieber's relationship is more serious than she thought. (more...)
Guild Investment Management INC Increases Position in Royal Caribbean Cruises LTD (RCL) Guild Investment Management INC Increases Position in Royal Caribbean Cruises LTD (RCL)
- December 22, 2017

The stock decreased 0.42% or $0.195 during the last trading session, reaching $45.885. About 1.34M shares traded. General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS) has declined 10.63% since December 21, 2016 and is downtrending. SunTrust maintained Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd . (NYSE:RCL) on Friday, October 13 with "Buy" rating. Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd .is a cruise company. (more...)
Alabama named as location for F-35A stealth fighter squadron Alabama named as location for F-35A stealth fighter squadron
- December 22, 2017

Montgomery Mayor Todd Strange said the Air Force decision speaks volumes about the quality of the 187 Fighter Wing, the dedication of those involved in the recruiting effort and the capability of the region to support it. "As Michigan's senior senator, I will continue to advocate for Selfridge's fighter mission". The F-35A is created to replace numerous 4th generation Air Force aircraft. (more...)
Kim Kardashian West Lands Internship At Major Entertainment Law Firm Kim Kardashian West Lands Internship At Major Entertainment Law Firm
- December 22, 2017

The 40-year-old rapper began dating wife Kim Kardashian West in 2012 but had so far chosen not to feature in her family's reality series " Keeping Up with the Kardashians " and has never appeared with his wife and in-laws in their annual festive photo shoot. (more...)
This Is How Tonya Harding Feels About Her Critics Today This Is How Tonya Harding Feels About Her Critics Today
- December 22, 2017

So she was able to approach the performance with a fresh perspective. Harding has said in the past that even today - even 23 years after the incident that rocked the figure-skating world - many people still believe she was the one who carried out the attack on Kerrigan. (more...)
Hugh Hefner's trust bans drug use for his kids and widow Hugh Hefner's trust bans drug use for his kids and widow
- December 22, 2017

The most interesting section is Article 19, titled "Substance Abuse". Any beneficiary may be required to undergo drug testing and treatment if the trustees suspect substance abuse. "I've seen cocaine as a very, very hurtful drug", he said. "It changes people's personalities", adding that it has hurt some of his friends' lives. (more...)
The Revenant Writer to Pen Quentin Tarantino's Star Trek The Revenant Writer to Pen Quentin Tarantino's Star Trek
- December 22, 2017

Smith , as confirmed by The Hollywood Reporter . The idea of a Tarantino-helmed Trek comes almost a decade after Abrams revitalized Trek for the big screen with his 2009 reboot Star Trek , and followed it up with 2013's Star Trek Into Darkness . (more...)
Vince McMahon files five trademarks for XFL Vince McMahon files five trademarks for XFL
- December 22, 2017

The network will launch on February 24, 2014 as the first-ever 24/7 streaming network, offering both scheduled programs and video on demand. CES, the world's largest annual consumer technology trade show, runs through January 10 and is expected to feature 3,200 exhibitors showing off their latest products and services to about 150,000 attendees. (more...)
US Weekly Jobless Claims Climb More Than Expected To 245000 US Weekly Jobless Claims Climb More Than Expected To 245000
- December 22, 2017

The report said continuing claims, a reading on the number of people receiving ongoing unemployment assistance, increased by 43,000 to 1.932 million in the week ended December 9th. Layoffs remain very low and the unemployment rate is just 4.1%, the lowest in nearly 17 years. What people are saying?: "In short, claims were a bit higher than expected after being lower than expected a week earlier". (more...)
Louise Redknapp spotted on evening out with ex-Strictly partner Kevin Clifton Louise Redknapp spotted on evening out with ex-Strictly partner Kevin Clifton
- December 22, 2017

They know their latest link-up is bound to cause a stir but they're being professional. Louise's family time comes after she was spotted with Kevin on a night out earlier this week. The Venezuelan dance specialist appeared to put her alleged marital distress on hold as she jetted to America to enjoy Christmas with her family. Earlier this month, it was reported that the former couple had officially filed for divorced after 18 years of marriage. (more...)
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra's Charles Dutoit accused of sexually assaulting four musicians Royal Philharmonic Orchestra's Charles Dutoit accused of sexually assaulting four musicians
- December 22, 2017

An Associated Press story about four people who claim they were sexually assaulted by world-renowned conductor Charles Dutoit includes details about an alleged incident at Saratoga Performing Arts Center. The Philharmonic said in a statement that Dutoit said Thursday he was withdrawing from conducting a series of concerts scheduled for January 17-20. (more...)
Finisar (FNSR) Given a $22.00 Price Target by Raymond James Financial Analysts
- December 22, 2017

Finisar (NASDAQ: FNSR ) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, December 7th. It has outperformed by 37.22% the S&P500. The company reported revenue of $0 in the same period a year ago. Therefore 69% are positive. Jefferies has "Hold" rating and $19 target. Northland Capital initiated Finisar Corporation (NASDAQ: FNSR ) on Tuesday, August 18 with "Market Perform" rating. (more...)
Lady Gaga starrer's release date pushed Lady Gaga starrer's release date pushed
- December 22, 2017

The project, based on the William Wellman-directed 1937 film starring Janet Gaynor and Fredric March, centers on a fading movie star who helps an aspiring actress while his own career spirals downward. The deal closed over the weekend and will bring the pop star to the city starting in late 2018. There have been no less than three big screen versions of a Star Is Born . (more...)
David Oyelowo gets kidnapped in Gringo trailer David Oyelowo gets kidnapped in Gringo trailer
- December 22, 2017

The producers on the project are Rebecca Yeldham, Nash Edgerton , Beth Kono, A.J. Dix, Theron and Anthony Tambakis . Next some comedy elements come into play about male genitalia and walking on the moon first with Buzz Aldrin and Neil Armstrong . (more...)
Stormzy performs at funeral of fan's father after Twitter request Stormzy performs at funeral of fan's father after Twitter request
- December 22, 2017

Don't worry if you can't, I just thought I'd try my luck", wrote the hopeful son. And sure enough, a week later, Stormzy - real name Michael Omari - sang at Nas's father's funeral. Writing to Stormzy , Bockarie revealed that he and his dad shared a love for the track "Blinded By Your Grace", which featured on his debut album 'Gang Signs & Prayer' . (more...)