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Cold comfort: Weather could be colder Cold comfort: Weather could be colder
- December 27, 2017

Wind chill measures the rate that heat loss is expected on the human body from a combined low temperature and wind speed. The weather service reports the area can expect to experience dangerously cold wind chills that dip below zero. 6-10 Day Temperature Outlook for next Monday through Friday . A storm system that swept from Nebraska through Iowa dropped around 2 inches of snow on Chicago, the weather service said. (more...)
Kanye West Lavished His Wife With Stocks for Christmas Kanye West Lavished His Wife With Stocks for Christmas
- December 27, 2017

Instead of gifting Kim Kardashian a wallet packed full of intangible coins, Kanye West instead spent at least $3o0,000 on a slew of stocks in Apple, Amazon, Netflix , and The Walt Disney Company . Over the images of the stocks Kim wrote, "Best husband alert!" She shows off the certificates, but not the exact amounts. It's unclear the number of shares she held in the tech stocks as the other certificates covered them. (more...)
Actresses Discuss Role of Women in Actresses Discuss Role of Women in "Black Panther"
- December 27, 2017

Black Panther is set to shatter boundaries by featuring a predominantly black cast in what is shaping up to be one of next year's biggest hits. "In this genre, where spandex is involved, oftentimes the women are pitted against each other", she explained. (more...)
Hormel Foods Corp (HRL) VP Sells 570 Shares of Stock
- December 27, 2017

Hormel Foods Corp ( NYSE HRL ) traded up $0.32 during trading on Monday, hitting $36.73. About 298,407 shares traded. Analysts are turning out to be more optimistic than before, with 3 of analysts who cover Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE:HRL) advice adding it to buy candidate list. (more...)
Jerry Jones: I be ok with Jason Garrett as Cowboys head coach Jerry Jones: I be ok with Jason Garrett as Cowboys head coach
- December 27, 2017

Dallas could shuffle pieces elsewhere on the coaching staff, including coordinators Scott Linehan and Rod Marinelli. Jerry Jones said the Philadelphia game would be a mix of playing the regular starters and giving younger players some valuable snaps. (more...)
Rosie O'Donnell Sentences 'Fake Altar Boy' Paul Ryan To Hell Rosie O'Donnell Sentences 'Fake Altar Boy' Paul Ryan To Hell
- December 27, 2017

The fierce opponent of President Trump and the newly-passed GOP tax plan lashed out at Ryan on Twitter. "U screwed up fake altar boy". "She finished her holiday attack with the hashtag: " #JUDASmuch " in a reference to the disciple who betrayed Jesus. (more...)
Eminem Just Achieved A Historic Feat With Revival Eminem Just Achieved A Historic Feat With Revival
- December 27, 2017

The album, a self-lacerating work that also takes aim at United States President Donald Trump, is Eminem's eighth in a row to debut at No. 1 , a Billboard record. The Snowman, Jeezy, blows onto the charts with his ninth top 10 album, Pressure , which debuts at No. 6 with 72,000 units (54,000 in traditional sales). (more...)
Mrs Browns Boys named the most-watched show on Christmas Day!
- December 27, 2017

Irish TV ratings for Christmas Day have yet to be released but last year's Mrs Brown's Boys special pulled in almost 900,000 viewers on RTE1. It may be televisual Marmite, but Mrs Brown's Boy's Christmas Day special triumphed, pulling in the most viewers of any show all day. (more...)
Dallas home prices up 7.1 percent from a year ago Dallas home prices up 7.1 percent from a year ago
- December 27, 2017

Eleven of the nation's 20 largest states and 12 or the largest 40 metros saw record-breaking home prices, but eight states recorded declining year-over-year home prices, with the greatest decline recording in Alaska at -0.47 percent. In October, San Diego stood at 246.66, representing well over a doubling of values in nearly 18 years. Most forecasts see smaller percentage price gains in Dallas-Fort Worth next year. (more...)
Homeowner shames 'Grinch' who stole Christmas decor Homeowner shames 'Grinch' who stole Christmas decor
- December 27, 2017

Now, most people would simply turn over the footage to the police and let them find the thief. "And we ran over and made some black and white pictures and mounted them on some cardboard, and this is what you have: our new Grinch-themed Christmas", Lamkin told the news station. (more...)
John Oliver talks Dustin Hoffman abuse allegations and questioning for first time
- December 27, 2017

In addition to voicing his thoughts on the success or failure of his questions, he also revealed that the debate wasn't necessarily a surprise to everyone. The actor responded with, "You weren't there", to which Oliver quipped, "I'm glad". Oliver lamented that the story became more about the fact that he brought the allegations up, rather than Hoffman's rsponse. (more...)
'Real Housewives' star Luann de Lesseps arrested in Palm Beach 'Real Housewives' star Luann de Lesseps arrested in Palm Beach
- December 27, 2017

When she was handcuffed and arrested, de Lesseps reportedly tried to escape, yelling, "I'm going to f-ing kill you" while police got her under control. The Real Housewives of New York City cast member attacked a Florida police officer after she was found trespassing in a hotel room in bed with an unidentified man, a police report released Monday said, as reported by Page Six . (more...)
Snow pushes out; arctic air coming soon Snow pushes out; arctic air coming soon
- December 26, 2017

The Arctic air will hold on for the extended forecast, but there will be a slight moderation and lessening of the cold by next weekend. Stay tuned as we watch this next system. Tomorrow while we may start with sun clouds quickly increase with highs slightly warmer in the mid teens to low 20s. Another disturbance will move in late Wednesday/early Thursday . (more...)
Was That A Bomb Left On Steve Mnuchin's Porch? Nope, Just Manure Was That A Bomb Left On Steve Mnuchin's Porch? Nope, Just Manure
- December 26, 2017

Strong says the $1.5 trillion tax overhaul signed into law Friday by President Donald Trump was his motivation. Police were able to determine the package contained manure. Dr. Robert Strong , who goes by "Dr. Robert" on Twitter , took responsibility for the package in which he included a handwritten note that said: "Dear Misters Trump and Mnuchin, we are returning your Christmas gift of the Republican tax plan because it's complete horse...." Strong said he received death threats after he ... (more...)
The Case for and Against The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (GS) The Case for and Against The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (GS)
- December 26, 2017

It has underperformed by 6.98% the S&P500. (NYSE:GS). Td Asset Mngmt reported 408,982 shares stake. The Goldman Sachs Group Inc . During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $2.68 earnings per share. Kelly Lawrence W And Assoc Incorporated Ca has 1.48% invested in The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc . Denver Investment Advisors Limited Liability holds 0.02% or 1,390 shares in its portfolio. (more...)
Here's How Cardi B Is Handling Her Nudes Being Leaked Online Here's How Cardi B Is Handling Her Nudes Being Leaked Online
- December 26, 2017

The rapper claims his ICloud account was hacked. Cardi B and Offset's relationship is being attacked by unknown persons who are intent on destroying their relationship. In fact, it's one of the most memorable and celebrated lines of her multi-platinum, Grammy-nominated " Bodak Yellow " smash hit, so the hackers are apparently way behind schedule, anyway. (more...)
Amazon just revealed its top selling item for the entire holiday season Amazon just revealed its top selling item for the entire holiday season
- December 26, 2017

A day after Christmas , Amazon is boldly proclaiming it celebrated its "biggest" Christmas yet behind a holiday sales surge of its Amazon Echo products. In one unspecified week during the holidays, more than 4 million people signed up for Amazon Prime either through free trials or fully paid memberships, according to the company. (more...)
Honey Singh is back with a party number! Honey Singh is back with a party number!
- December 26, 2017

It looks like the song will be played and replayed at endless number of weddings and Bollywood clubs, because it has everything it needs to become a hit - a nice hook step, a catchy beat and a pretty solid song for "inspiration". It is said to be a quirky, new age love triangle set in Delhi and UP. Honey Singh has even dropped a teaser of the song to keep the excitement up among his wide fan following, and it is titled Dil Chori . (more...)
'Baahubali 2' to release in Russian Federation on Jan 11
- December 26, 2017

Baahubali 2 Japanese release is scheduled on 29 December, Friday. Noted Russian film distribution company MVK Film Distribution is releasing the SS Rajamouli film in Russia. The film's producer Shobu Yarlagadda on Tuesday tweeted the updates. High definition CGI-VFX and high-octane action sequences used in the film, gives the best output. (more...)
'Cash Me Outside' girl Danielle Bregoli pays off mother's mortgage for Christmas 'Cash Me Outside' girl Danielle Bregoli pays off mother's mortgage for Christmas
- December 26, 2017

Work on those bars too. "Are you serious?" Bregoli " s mother, Barbara Ann says with tears in her eyes after she sees the check. In response, Danielle told studio audience members who were booing her outlandish attitude "Cash me outside, how bout dat?" The moment went viral , leading to considerable attention for the teen. (more...)
Lewis Hamilton slammed for shaming nephew over princess dress Lewis Hamilton slammed for shaming nephew over princess dress
- December 26, 2017

The video - which has since been deleted from his social media - shows Hamilton admonishing the kid, asking him if he asked for the dress for Christmas, then finally shouting at him. Openly gay former Australian bobsledder (and perpetual thirst trap ) Simon Dunn also connected Hamilton's Instagram video to the larger issue of homophobia in professional sports . (more...)
Black Panther Gets New 'King' TV Spot
- December 26, 2017

Despite all the luxuries and power, there are conflicts in the kingdom, especially when it comes to choosing the next king. Chadwick Boseman 's T'Challa takes centre stage on our brand new cover, rocking a neon vibranium suit that gives Iron Man's a run for its money. (more...)
Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOX) Performance Assessment in Focus
- December 26, 2017

Decatur Capital Management Inc. purchased a new position in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (NASDAQ: FOXA ) during the first quarter, Holdings Channel reports. It has underperformed by 21.05% the S&P500. Brandes Investment Partners Lp increased its stake in Twenty First Centy Fox Inc ( FOXA ) by 43.86% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
Discovery Communications (NASDAQ:DISCA) Upgraded to Sell by BidaskClub
- December 26, 2017

Bancshares Of America De holds 2.83M shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Ftb Advsr Inc reported 1,472 shares stake. North Star Investment Management has invested 0% of its portfolio in Discovery Communications, Inc . Discovery Communications ( NASDAQ DISCA ) traded up $0.37 during midday trading on Wednesday, reaching $23.73. It has underperformed by 17.58% the S&P500. (more...)
'Last Jedi,' 'Jumanji' winners at box office 'Last Jedi,' 'Jumanji' winners at box office
- December 26, 2017

Director Rian Johnson's distinctive take on the sci-fi franchise has been equally lauded by critics and audiences alike. Second place went to Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle . Coco also brought in another $5 million and just passed $160 million domestically. Paramount's near-future comedy " Downsizing ", in which scientists have figured out a way to shrink people, had a somewhat downsized opening weekend at the box office. (more...)
Black Panther redefines superhero movies; here's how Black Panther redefines superhero movies; here's how
- December 26, 2017

From AFRICA to America, from the pages of Fantastic Four to the silver screen, Black Panther has become an icon in the universe of American comics, capturing the hearts of readers and viewers for decades. No surprises here. Black Panther will release on February 16, 2018. You see them work together, and you see a dynamic that is really encouraging. From the design of Wakanda to the clothes worn by its citizens, director Ryan Coogler further highlights how vibrant and colorful the film ... (more...)
Rise of Black Friday expected to curb Boxing Day sales spending Rise of Black Friday expected to curb Boxing Day sales spending
- December 26, 2017

The traditional start of the festive sales period is still a draw for shoppers keen to take a break from leftovers and family gatherings, with 6% more visitors expected by high streets and shopping centres on 26 December than on an average day. (more...)
Beacon Financial Group Increases Position in CVS Health Corp (CVS)
- December 26, 2017

FBR Capital initiated Plug Power Inc. The stock of CVS Health Corporation (NYSE: CVS ) earned "Buy" rating by Leerink Swann on Tuesday, November 21. Its up 0.02, from 0.85 in 2017Q2. It dropped, as 60 investors sold CVS shares while 571 reduced holdings. Several other hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in CVS . (more...)
'My Big Fat Greek Wedding' star Lainie Kazan reportedly arrested for shoplifting 'My Big Fat Greek Wedding' star Lainie Kazan reportedly arrested for shoplifting
- December 26, 2017

Kazan, 77, walked out of a San Fernando Valley grocery store without paying for about $180 worth of food, according to TMZ . However, an employee from the grocery approached her and alerted police. Having acted since the 1960s, she was nominated for an Emmy for her guest role in "St". She was nominated for a Golden Globe for her performance in the 1982 film, My Favorite Year , and also received a Tony award nomination for the musical adaptation of the film. (more...)
'Sunday Night Football' canceled on New Year's Eve 'Sunday Night Football' canceled on New Year's Eve
- December 26, 2017

However, there are plenty of games on earlier in the day. Games on both Fox and CBS have been affected this year, with Fox flexing both NFC South games. ET and canceled NBC's Sunday Night Football , which was going to be the final game of the regular season. Three AFC games with potential ramifications - Cincinnati at Baltimore , Buffalo at Miami and Jacksonville at Tennessee - were also moved to that late time slot, joining the Los Angeles Chargers-Oakland ... (more...)