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John Stephen Jones wills Highland Park (Texas) to second straight state title John Stephen Jones wills Highland Park (Texas) to second straight state title
- December 23, 2017

Euless Trinity 41, Austin Westlake 38 (OT) in 2009: Willie Hubbard throws a game-winning 18-yard touchdown pass to Brandon Carter in overtime as Trinity wins its third state title in five years. "We beat some great football teams to get here, and this was probably the best one tonight", Highland Park Coach Randy Allen , whose team trailed by 10 points on four separate occasions in the second half, told the Dallas Morning News . (more...)
Matt Damon's father dies at age 74 Matt Damon's father dies at age 74
- December 23, 2017

You might also be interested in. . Kent Damon's condition had worsened over the past few months. Damon talked about his father's health while promoting his latest film, "Downsizing", telling " Extra " that the prognosis was not good. "We've lost some close personal friends to cancer in recent years, but I never thought it would happen to my dad, the marathon runner", Damon said. (more...)
Teekay LNG Partners (TGP) Earns Hold Rating from Analysts at Jefferies Group
- December 23, 2017

Höegh LNG Partners LP (NYSE:HMLP) has risen 10.34% since December 23, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 3.13% the S&P500.The move comes after 6 months negative chart setup for the $398.59M company. They expect $0.18 earnings per share , down 59.09% or $0.26 from last year's $0.44 per share. After $0.23 actual earnings per share reported by Teekay LNG Partners L.P. (more...)
Worldwide Box Office: Fukrey Returns enters the 100 crore club Worldwide Box Office: Fukrey Returns enters the 100 crore club
- December 23, 2017

The film has managed to garner worldwide collections of INR 101.78 crore (INR 93.02 crore gross coming in from the domestic market and INR 8.76 crore gross from the overseas markets). Richa who is seen in the role of Bholi Punjaban once again is thrilled by the love for the franchise and told Mumbai daily, "The entire team is overjoyed". (more...)
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle share engagement pictures Prince Harry and Meghan Markle share engagement pictures
- December 23, 2017

It's reported that the dress by the British fashion house was privately purchased, although it is not clear who bought it or whether the full price was paid. The lunch hosted around 50 members of the royal family including Prince William , Kate Middleton and their children, Prince George and Princess Charlotte, as well as Prince Charles, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, Princess Eugenie and Princess Beatrice. (more...)
Service Corp. Int'l (SCI) Shareholder Dudley & Shanley LLC Has Raised Holding
- December 23, 2017

Int'l (SCI)'s stock rose 2.01%. Service Corp Intl now has $7.00 billion valuation. About 159,183 shares traded. Service Corporation International is a provider of deathcare products and services, with a network of funeral service locations and cemeteries. (more...)
Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW) Shares Bought by AMP Capital Investors Ltd
- December 23, 2017

E&G Advisors Lp who had been investing in At&T Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $239.05B market cap company. The stock increased 0.78% or $0.4 during the last trading session, reaching $51.45. Longbow upgraded the shares of ARW in report on Friday, January 22 to "Buy" rating. Investors sentiment increased to 1.17 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.23, from 0.92 in 2017Q2. (more...)
Kentucky vs. UCLA - 12/23/17 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction Kentucky vs. UCLA - 12/23/17 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
- December 23, 2017

The seventh-ranked Wildcats (9-1) had lost two straight to the Bruins - both during the regular season - before defeating Alford's squad 86-75 in the Sweet Sixteen past year at FedEx Forum in Memphis. I thought the Kansas game they were ready for, and now this game we'll see how we play. "At the beginning of the season, I knew we weren't a frightful shooting team", Knox said. (more...)
Barclays Begins Coverage on Vulcan Materials (VMC)
- December 23, 2017

The stock decreased 0.39% or $0.46 during the last trading session, reaching $117.4. About 87,019 shares traded. (NASDAQ:ADP) has risen 15.83% since December 21, 2016 and is uptrending. The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Friday, August 14 by JP Morgan. Barclays Capital initiated the stock with "Buy" rating in Tuesday, December 12 report. (more...)
Prince Harry, Meghan Markle Release Engagement Photos To Say Thank You! Prince Harry, Meghan Markle Release Engagement Photos To Say Thank You!
- December 23, 2017

In the more formal images, Harry and William appear to be wearing almost identical blue suits . For the second, more casual photo, Markle chose a white knit sweater. The couple's nuptials will take place at St George's Chapel , Windsor Castle . Alex wrote on Instagram: "A huge thank you to His Royal Highness Prince Harry and Ms Markle, for allowing me to take their official engagement portraits ". (more...)
Kitten born with two faces in South Africa Kitten born with two faces in South Africa
- December 23, 2017

The kitten stunned everyone when she came into the world and her uniqueness raised many concerns about how she was going to survive at all. With a two part name to reflect her two faces, the South African tabby cat has become a global superstar, with thousands of people following the Bettie Bee's progress on her Facebook. (more...)
Jimmy Kimmel wants good ratings for Oscars Jimmy Kimmel wants good ratings for Oscars
- December 23, 2017

This will be Kimmel's second consecutive year as host of Hollywood's Biggest Night. The promo ends with the comedian and talk-show host wearing a jet pack and blasting off, while shouting, "Thanks, Mom!" Veteran actor Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway had incorrectly announced " La La Land " as the best picture victor for 2016 when it was actually " Moonlight ". (more...)
Christmas Eve and Christmas Day weather forecast for NI Christmas Eve and Christmas Day weather forecast for NI
- December 23, 2017

Charlotte: Thursday and Friday should be dry but increasingly cloudy. Otherwise, a mix of sun and clouds is expected in the days leading up to Christmas , including Christmas Day itself, with high temperatures stuck in the 30s. SATURDAY: Rain showers likely. In order for Christmas Day to be a white one, it doesn't necessarily have to snow. "Still very mild with highs of 11 to 13 degrees but it will be a slightly cooler day in the northwest". (more...)
Short-handed Heat beats Dallas Short-handed Heat beats Dallas
- December 23, 2017

Miami averages 99.9 points per game on offense while allowing 101.8 per contest on defense. Barnes scored 20 points for the Mavericks, who went into halftime knotted in a 53-all tie, but never led in the second half. The Heat went 16 of 25 from 3-point range and shot 63.9 percent from the field. While it may be hard to continue that kind of lights-out shooting, it certainly bodes well for the rest of the 2017-18 season. (more...)
Meghan Trainor, Daryl Sabara Got Engaged Days Before Christmas Meghan Trainor, Daryl Sabara Got Engaged Days Before Christmas
- December 23, 2017

The couple shared a passionate kiss after Meghan accepted the proposal . Afterward, Meghan can be seen hugging family and friends. Daryl also posted the video of himself proposing to his 'soulmate'. While speaking with Chelsea Handler, Trainor revealed that she was always vocal about wanting to find a boyfriend. As fans may remember, speculations that the two were dating started after she shared a pic featuring the duo spending time together back in September of past year. (more...)
Here Is the First Concept Art for the Sabrina Riverdale Spinoff Here Is the First Concept Art for the Sabrina Riverdale Spinoff
- December 23, 2017

All the comic book shows that aired this year will be back for the new TV season with The CW's The Flash, Supergirl, Riverdale , iZombie, Arrow, Legends of Tomorrow, with ABC bringing Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. She also has a star-crossed romance with classmate Harvey Kinkle. Zelda is the harsher of the Spellman sisters who helped raise Sabrina , though her sternness and tough facade might be hiding a more...mothering soul. (more...)
Poland could face unprecedented European Union sanctions created to uphold rule of law Poland could face unprecedented European Union sanctions created to uphold rule of law
- December 23, 2017

Hungary's condemned the move against Warsaw, describing it as "unacceptable" and a serious violation of the country's sovereignty. The country's ruling majority, of which President Andrzej Duda is an ally, has hailed the new regulations as a vital reform of what it says is Poland's inefficient and sometimes corrupt justice system. (more...)
Khloe Kardashian finally confirms pregnancy, when will Kylie Jenner reveal hers? Khloe Kardashian finally confirms pregnancy, when will Kylie Jenner reveal hers?
- December 23, 2017

The Good American designer and the Cleveland Cavaliers player, 26, now share a home in OH and Kardashian frequently flies back and forth between there and her home in Los Angeles. He knew what He was doing. Kardashian continued her caption by thanking the love her life, Thompson. In October of previous year, a source told US Weekly that Kardashian and Thompson have already said "I love you" to each other. (more...)
Miss America Board Of Directors Votes To Suspend Sam Haskell Miss America Board Of Directors Votes To Suspend Sam Haskell
- December 23, 2017

Sam Haskell did not specify what he claims is untruthful in the story, published Thursday, that detailed email correspondence in which he and others ridiculed former title holders, including remarks about their appearance, intellect and sex lives. (more...)
Cardi B sex tape reportedly leaked after releasing her new single Cardi B sex tape reportedly leaked after releasing her new single
- December 23, 2017

She's since gone on to achieve the longest-running no1 from a solo rapper ever, won big at the BET Hip Hop Awards , had Janet Jackson cover her Bodak Yellow hit and given a stark warning to any would-be haters when she put Azealia Banks in her place when she called her a "poor man's Nicki Minaj" , and then some. (more...)
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle stun in three newly released engagement photos Prince Harry and Meghan Markle stun in three newly released engagement photos
- December 23, 2017

After taking a brief - very brief - step away from the spotlight, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are back. Usually, people are only allowed to attend this sort of thing after they've been officially inducted into the family, which Meghan will be come May 19 , 2018. (more...)
Rafael Nadal: injury remains an issue at start of 2018 Rafael Nadal: injury remains an issue at start of 2018
- December 23, 2017

The Mubadala World Tennis Championships has often played host to the world's best, but it's landmark anniversary has been struck by high profile withdrawals. Rafael Nadal is withdrawing from play in Abu Dhabi due to his knee injury. Kei Nishikori pulled out of Brisbane, where Nadal is now looking to start his season, and The Telegraph this week claimed that Andy Murray was still struggling to adjust to his hip inury. (more...)
Priyanka Chopra to receive honorary doctorate at her hometown in Bareilly Priyanka Chopra to receive honorary doctorate at her hometown in Bareilly
- December 23, 2017

She will be honoured by the Chancellor Dr. Keshav Kumar Agarwal in the presence of Dr. The " Quantico " star will receive the degree Academic Council of the Bareilly International University on December 24, 2017, in Bareilly. On the work front, Priyanka has finalised a few Bollywood scripts. Recently, the 35-year-old actress turned heads at her manager Chand Mishra's daughter wedding reception held in Mumbai yesterday. (more...)
First Photo Debuts For Shark Thriller The Meg
- December 23, 2017

It's considerably odd that the filmmakers chose to change the title from Meg to the awkward-sounding The Meg - my guess is that some producer somewhere got nervous and thought audiences would assume the film is about a normal human girl rather than a giant killer shark. (more...)
Kate McCann: we fill Madeleine's stocking every year Kate McCann: we fill Madeleine's stocking every year
- December 23, 2017

She was so excited and got straight to work preparing us all a meal. In her letter, Kate praised the work of the Missing People charity team , saying they were "genuine, caring" people who had helped her family through the hard years of Maddie's disappearance. (more...)
Apple is slowing down your older iPhones on goal
- December 23, 2017

Now, Apple has just confirmed a long-standing conspiracy theory that they're deliberately doing this through new iOS software updates. but they say there's a very good reason behind it all. The feature has since been extended to the iPhone 7 with iOS 11.2 and will be coming to other products in the future. But according to Apple , its measure is meant to prevent unexpected shutdowns when their phones attempt to draw more power than the battery can deliver when you're running a ... (more...)
Eva Longoria expecting her first child Eva Longoria expecting her first child
- December 23, 2017

Longoria and Baston have been married since May 2016. Longoria told " Extra " at the time that there was no baby. She was quoted saying, "You know, it's not even little things he does for me it's what he does for my friends, my family". (more...)
Anushka, Virat leave for Mumbai to host second reception Anushka, Virat leave for Mumbai to host second reception
- December 23, 2017

I know copies of this sari will flood the entire country in the next few months to come, which also means that a million weavers' children will be back at school. Anushka and Virat tied the knot in a hush-hush, private ceremony in a 800-year-old medieval era estate in Tuscany, Italy. The couple will also be hosting another reception for their friends from film and cricket industry in Mumbai on December 26 at St. (more...)
Apple sued for throttling battery use
- December 23, 2017

The statement drew widespread reactions on social media. But no. Fast-forward a year - or perhaps crawl forward a year, depending on whether you've got one of those phones whose CPUs turned out to have been intentionally throttled by Apple in an effort to save their old lithium-ion batteries from power peaks that they couldn't handle. (more...)
SSGSS GOKU Makes His Way Into DRAGON BALL FighterZ SSGSS GOKU Makes His Way Into DRAGON BALL FighterZ
- December 23, 2017

Super Saiyan God Super Saiyan Goku is an extremely powerful form where a Super Saiyan God pushes themselves further to transform into a Super Saiyan. The art style in this game is phenomenal as it truly looks like you are watching the anime. The new trailer shows several of the techniques that SSGSS Goku is capable of, including his "One Inch Punch" attack. (more...)