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American among victims in Barcelona terror attack American among victims in Barcelona terror attack
- August 23, 2017

I fell and realised that Luca wasn't there any more. "My wife's in shock". Jared had entered a restaurant to use the restroom, and moments later, chaos unfolded, and Nunes sought shelter in a kiosk, Dan Tucker explained. The department had said earlier that Spanish authorities had reported that there were still "several" casualties who had not been identified. They have not yet been named. (more...)
Barcelona attacks: Four men to appear before court Barcelona attacks: Four men to appear before court
- August 23, 2017

The terrorist cell also appeared to have been plotting at least one bombing in Barcelona - a plan that was aborted when gas canisters being used to assemble bombs accidentally exploded. Aalla is the alleged owner of the auto used to strike civilians and a police officer in Cambrils. He was cornered in Subirats , about 30 miles west of Barcelona, on Monday. (more...)
Barcelona terror attack suspect Younes Aboyaaqoub killed Barcelona terror attack suspect Younes Aboyaaqoub killed
- August 23, 2017

Spanish newspaper La Vanguardia said today he walked 25 miles from Sant Just Desvern, a town on the outskirts of Barcelona where he ditched the hijacked vehicle, to Subirats , where he was shot dead. Abouyaaqoub is alleged to have stabbed the owner of the auto, Pau Perez, as he parked the vehicle, and drove off with his body inside the auto. The driver of a auto used as an escape vehicle by the suspected Barcelona attacker succumbed to his injuries today, having been stabbed multiple ... (more...)
Cleveland Indians vs. Boston Red Sox Cleveland Indians vs. Boston Red Sox
- August 23, 2017

The victory went to Cody Allen (1-6), who pitched a scoreless top of the ninth. "Looking back on it, it was probably the best thing that could have happened to us", said Francona. But that 3-2 Cleveland lead vanished three innings later. However, the Red Sox challenged the call, and after a video review, the ruling was overturned, and Betts was called safe. (more...)
WWE Smackdown Live Results 8/22/17
- August 23, 2017

Bryan said that Mahal can't win a match without help so tonight, Shinsuke Nakamura will have a chance at retribution because he will wrestle both Singh Brothers. The proceed to call out every tag team on the roster. Shane said it went against his better judgement but he agreed if the champion wanted to defend he wasn't going to stand in the way. (more...)
Armchair Booking: AJ Styles vs Shinsuke Nakamura
- August 23, 2017

Nakamura, who was on the offensive early on, had to deal with the Singh Brother - Sunil and Samir - which earned Mahal an opportunity to take advantage and hit his finisher, The Khallas , on Nakamura to retain the title. The Usos +500 vs The New Day -900. How is Kevin Owens handling his loss to AJ Styles? Below is video of new SmackDown Women's Champion Natalya talking to Dasha Fuentes after her win over Naomi at SummerSlam. (more...)
John Cena Addresses Crowd After "Raw"
- August 23, 2017

Granted there's enough time between now and 'Mania to build a decent storyline, but is there really any point when there's already more intrigue in a Lesnar vs. Moments later, Joe applied the Coquina Clutch to Lesnar near the barricade. Cena makes his first appearance in a Raw ring in more than a year. Squash match time. (more...)
Watch Braun Strowman Crush Brock Lesnar With Table At WWE SummerSlam
- August 23, 2017

After the match, Owens bullied the ref and raised a huge stink until Shane McMahon set up another rematch. It was disappointing for Miz not to defend his Intercontinental Championship at SummerSlam and he was in the very first Kickoff match in a very bare Barclays Center. (more...)
RAW Deal: Lessons from the 2017 SummerSlam weekend
- August 23, 2017

After the match, Akira Tozawa invoked his rematch clause against new Crusierweight champion Neville at 205 Live . The New Day (Big E and/or Xavier Woods and/or Kofi Kingston) (c) vs. Rollins hit Hardy with a knee to the face, then Ambrose connected with a Dirty Deeds for the win. How good do those titles look on Ambrose and Rollins? For the third straight year, WWE's second-biggest show will rock the house in Brooklyn. (more...)
Clemson announces starting quarterback, set to face Auburn in Week 2 Clemson announces starting quarterback, set to face Auburn in Week 2
- August 23, 2017

I'm proud of him". " Kelly Bryant is the starter", said Swinney. Check out the following video of how Spiers learned that he was getting a football scholarship this season. Bryant has 178 rushing yards on 35 carries and three touchdowns in his limited playing time with the Tigers, so he can get it done on the ground when he needs to. (more...)
Game Of Thrones director teases 'violent' end for Arya and Sansa Game Of Thrones director teases 'violent' end for Arya and Sansa
- August 23, 2017

If previous seasons are anything to go by, this means we're in for a hell of a shitstorm in the finale. OK, that's maybe just too simple. The Night King proved his might in that scene but, if you were paying very close attention, he also may have shown that he has another advantage over his enemies to the south. (more...)
Martin Scorsese Will Produce A 'Hard-Boiled' Version Of The Joker's Origin Story Martin Scorsese Will Produce A 'Hard-Boiled' Version Of The Joker's Origin Story
- August 23, 2017

Reputable source Deadline Hollywood is reporting that Warner Bros .is considering an alternate DC films franchise filled with one-off stories. However you feel about DC's movie universe, we have some news that may intrigue you. The movie will reportedly be a grounded, gritty crime movie set in Gotham City during the early 1980s. The thought of having Todd Phillips and Martin Scorsese working together on an origin story of The Joker sounds insane enough to work, and if it's successful, ... (more...)
Mariah Carey opens up about having 'low self-esteem' Mariah Carey opens up about having 'low self-esteem'
- August 23, 2017

However, it is rare that fans are able to see the true superstar for who she is, and that's perhaps because she plays the glamorous diva so well. In an article published on August 21, 2017, Mariah Carey told Page Six that she suffers from "low self-esteem". (more...)
Game of Thrones director hints at violent end for the Stark sisters
- August 23, 2017

It's not tough to see how the sisters could mistrust each other, but it feels inconsistent with their growth as characters. However, this being Game of Thrones , the Stark reunion scene was awkward - and the joys were short-lived. I am against this as a possible narrative development. So what did she mean by exposing her store of faces (eye roll) and threatening Sansa? As far as she's concerned, that's all she needs to know. (more...)
WWE Superstar's Boyfriend Found Dead At 26 WWE Superstar's Boyfriend Found Dead At 26
- August 23, 2017

Dallas McCarver , a renowned bodybuilder and boyfriend of WWE Superstar Dana Brooke , died Monday after apparently choking on food. Brooke says the reason for death is accepted to be gagging on sustenance ... McCarver was a well-known face on the bodybuilding circuit, clocking in a 6 ft 1 in and weighing 300lbs. It was later confirmed by McCarver that he had been suffering from an upper respiratory infection. (more...)
Billy Joel wears yellow Star of David at concert Billy Joel wears yellow Star of David at concert
- August 23, 2017

Joel was raised Catholic and even baptized, but his parents are both Jewish, and though he considers himself an atheist, he identifies as a "cultural Jew". In 2011, the "New York State of Mind" singer gave an interview in which he discussed growing up in a predominantly Christian neighborhood when he learned he was Jewish. (more...)
SummerSlam Results: Brock Lesnar's fate is determined
- August 22, 2017

Dean Ambrose and Seth Rollins became the new tag team champions after beating Cesaro and Sheamus . WWE is setting up all sorts of storylines with some of their top guys, and that's exactly what you want. The Cena and Reigns interaction was shockingly flat. John Cena appears on Raw to confront Roman Reigns after Twitter smack talk. Miz is there because he's genuinely being looked over despite carrying a prestigious championship on his shoulder, and Joe is there to make a ... (more...)
SummerSlam Fallout, New Champions, More
- August 22, 2017

AJ managed to retain his title, and it looks like WWE has a feud with Owens and Shane-O-Mac on tap. I'm sure that these two are bound to make it entertaining, and maybe AJ can move on to a new opponent. New SmackDown Tag Team Champions The Usos tweeted props to The New Day after their match at SummerSlam while Xavier Woods is already looking forward to the rematch. (more...)
Sanjay Dutt To Make Hindi Prasthanam Sanjay Dutt To Make Hindi Prasthanam
- August 22, 2017

Sanjay Dutt who shared the second poster also announced that the trailer for " Bhoomi " will be out tomorrow. Whether it is the title track of Chal Mere Bhai or Kaante's "Jaane Kya Hoga Rama Re", Sanjay Dutt has surprised his fans on several occasions. (more...)
Mike Colter Discusses The Future Of 'Luke Cage' In Season 2 Mike Colter Discusses The Future Of 'Luke Cage' In Season 2
- August 22, 2017

This review contains spoilers for The Defenders . This moment, and utilization of the comics' idea of Danny Rand as a means to talk about white privilege becomes the piece that was missing in Iron Fist's show and expressly speaks to why Danny and Luke work so well together, not just as teammates, but as social instruments. (more...)
Bake Off's Prue Leith jokes about skipping ads on Channel 4 Bake Off's Prue Leith jokes about skipping ads on Channel 4
- August 22, 2017

Bake Off is back and despite the channel move, it's as delicious as we've come to expect . "We've been very, very careful about thinking where the ad breaks sit". You don't have to admit it but I know you'll be giving it a sneaky watch. Hollywood said Bake Off is "like a Carry On film", to which Fielding agreed, adding that the series is "as filthy as ever". (more...)
Mark Wahlberg is the World's Highest Paid Actor Mark Wahlberg is the World's Highest Paid Actor
- August 22, 2017

Also among Wahlberg's credits is Pain & Gain opposite Johnson, and now the actor has passed his friend and colleague on a very prestigious list. Mark Wahlberg just delivered a smackdown to Dwayne Johnson , dethroning The Rock to take the top spot on Forbes's annual list of the world's highest-paid actors . (more...)
John Cena meets with fans he helped inspire in new video John Cena meets with fans he helped inspire in new video
- August 22, 2017

Regardless of what WWE fans may think of John Cena as a wrestler ("Let's go Cena!" vs. "Cena sucks!" chants rage on), it's hard to argue John Cena the person hasn't used his star status to positively impact the lives of others. Tyler mentions he gave this wristband to his mom to help and told her to never give up. "' And now I'm cancer-free". "Some really, really heartfelt stuff", Cena said. (more...)
New York City police officers rally in support of Colin Kaepernick New York City police officers rally in support of Colin Kaepernick
- August 22, 2017

Supporters of Kaepernick have claimed he has been blackballed because of his politics. Kaepernick's non-profit, Know Your Rights Camp , shared photos from the event on Twitter. Serpico, the 81-year-old former detective famously known for exposing police corruption, told The Daily News, "I am here to support anyone who has the courage to stand up against injustice and oppression anywhere in this country and the world". (more...)
Demi Lovato Receives Nostalgic Birthday Wishes From Nick Jonas Demi Lovato Receives Nostalgic Birthday Wishes From Nick Jonas
- August 22, 2017

In his sweet message, Jonas included two photos of the friends. Other stars like Kelly Clarkson and Ellen Degeneres shared their birthday wishes, along with Demi's mom, Dianna De La Garza, who shared a attractive shot of her daughter all smiles at an event. (more...)
'Nazis' Spray-Painted On Robert E. Lee Statue 'Nazis' Spray-Painted On Robert E. Lee Statue
- August 22, 2017

A 32-year-old woman, Heather Heyer , was killed and several people were injured when a man crashed a auto into a crowd of counter-protesters at last Saturday's rally. Instead, the folks who want the memorials to remain are motivated by something else: preserving American history. "If the objective of a statue is only to hold people up as an ideal role model", Horn said , "it's pretty clear that no Confederate memorial could ever achieve that aim because anybody who fought for a ... (more...)
Watch The New Blade Runner 2049 International TV Spot Watch The New Blade Runner 2049 International TV Spot
- August 22, 2017

This new footage shows a snippet of Officer K relaxing to some smooth Sinatra tunes in what we can only presume is his apartment. How do we know who's who? Later, after Officer K has tracked down Rickard, it seems Gosling and Ford team up for a bit of buddy-cop adventuring - with what looks like some very serious people (or replicants) coming after them. (more...)
19th Century Anno Game Revealed at Gamescom 2017 19th Century Anno Game Revealed at Gamescom 2017
- August 22, 2017

With the game still in pre-alpha, attendees will only be given a hands-off presentation and an opportunity to ask questions to development team Blue Byte. This brand new community initiative will provide exclusive content, the latest news, development insights, behind the scenes content and give them the opportunity to play the game early. (more...)
Giraffes run crazily during total solar eclipse at Tennessee zoo Giraffes run crazily during total solar eclipse at Tennessee zoo
- August 22, 2017

Steven Foust, a docent-or teacher-at the zoo said he assumed that since it appeared to be twilight, the giraffes would go back to their gate and there wouldn't be much activity. Lots of questions coming in on wildlife and domestic animal response to the eclipse next week. Raccoons and owls starting their days at noon? Since we don't get to see a total eclipse here on the gulf coast (we'll only see about 80%), zookeepers aren't expecting the animals to act as dramatically as those ... (more...)
Kelly Accuser Comes Forward With Underage Sex And Abuse Allegations Kelly Accuser Comes Forward With Underage Sex And Abuse Allegations
- August 22, 2017

A short time later, Kelly negotiated a settlement for a signed nondisclosure agreement and a guarantee that she wouldn't pursue any additional charges or make any more claims against the controversial R&B star. "Kelly needs to be stopped". The Buzzfeed article also cites various legal documents and correspondence between Pace and her legal team. Pace claims she did not tell Kelly that she was underage, but would later inform private investigators that she had told the songwriter that she ... (more...)