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Seagal accused of multiple sex assaults Seagal accused of multiple sex assaults
- January 13, 2018

The Under Siege star has been accused of sexual assault or harassment by multiple women, including Katherine Heigl , Jenny McCarthy , Portia de Rossi , Eva LaRue and Julianna Margulies . 'He then took my clothes off and before I knew it he was on top of me, raping me... I wasn't sexually active yet. After the alleged incident was over, Simons says that Seagal let her leave nearly as if nothing had transpired, but continued to contact her for months afterward. (more...)
CA's Largest Wildfire on Record is 100-Percent Contained CA's Largest Wildfire on Record is 100-Percent Contained
- January 13, 2018

Fire officials said firefighters have been cleared out of the fire zone because of safety hazards caused by the intense debris flow. The 101 Freeway in Santa Barbara County is expected to remain shut down through January 15 due to the devastating mudslides and flooding that have killed at least 17 people in Montecito . (more...)
Jack White's 'bizarre' new album 'Boarding House Reach' gets March release date Jack White's 'bizarre' new album 'Boarding House Reach' gets March release date
- January 13, 2018

Boarding House Reach is due out March 23 on Third Man and Columbia . The album "explores a remarkable range of sonic terrain - crunching rock "n" roll, electro and hard funk, proto punk, hip hop, gospel blues, and even country - all remapped and born anew to fit White's matchless vision and sense of restless experimentation". (more...)
Sonam Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor Khan starrer Veere Di Wedding release date postponed Sonam Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor Khan starrer Veere Di Wedding release date postponed
- January 13, 2018

Ekta Kapoor shared a postponed date on social media along with the caption, "1 June is one big day!" Mumbai: Director Shashank Ghosh's film Veere Di Wedding is now scheduled to release on 1 June. Proudcer Ekta Kapoor said the film would release on her nephew Lakkshya's birthday. After few months of giving birth to her lovely child, Taimur Ali Khan , Kareena resumed shooting for her upcoming film, 'Veere Di Wedding' . (more...)
Baltimore bystander catches hospital staff dumping patient on the street Baltimore bystander catches hospital staff dumping patient on the street
- January 13, 2018

Earlier, the center said in a prepared statement that the incident was "not representative of our patient-centered mission". "While there are many circumstances of this patient's case that we can not address publicly, in the end we clearly failed to fulfill our mission with this patient, no matter the circumstances of her case or the quality of the clinical care we provided in the hospital (which is not depicted in the video)". (more...)
Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) Just Reaches 52-Week High?
- January 13, 2018

The stock increased 0.73% or $0.029 during the last trading session, reaching $3.979. About 2.70M shares traded. It has outperformed by 58.64% the S&P500. Since August 8, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 22 sales for $64.33 million activity. 1,000 shares were sold by WELLS DAVID B, worth $187,940. (more...)
Trump to undergo medical check as critics question his mental fitness Trump to undergo medical check as critics question his mental fitness
- January 13, 2018

Some of the comments were published in a new book about Trump's first year, " Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House " by Michael Wolff , which White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders has denounced as "complete fantasy" for portraying her 71-year-old boss as undisciplined and in over his head as president. (more...)
Amid sexual misconduct claims, James Franco skips Critics' Choice Awards Amid sexual misconduct claims, James Franco skips Critics' Choice Awards
- January 13, 2018

Tither-Kaplan said that when she filmed a nude orgy scene with Franco, he removed protective plastic guards covering other actresses' vaginas while simulating oral sex on them. She also used #MeToo after spotting Franco and Christian Slater at a table. Natalie Chmiel and Hilary Dusome were taught by Franco at Playhouse West in North Hollywood, and said he became " visibly angry " when all the women at a shoot refused to be topless. (more...)
This is What Meghan Markle's First Wedding Dress Looked Like This is What Meghan Markle's First Wedding Dress Looked Like
- January 13, 2018

She has now beseeched the actress to forgive her after negative comments she made on Twitter. She said on the Wright Show: "If you can spend $75,000 on a dress, you can spend $75,000 on your dad". Samantha said: "Her last words were, "I love you, babe". I'm really glad we had this conversation. She said: "That's her day". But, while Samantha is holding out hope for an invitation to the big day, she gushes to the Mirror that Harry is "quirky and cute, and perfect" for her little sis. (more...)
Trump visit 'would have provoked protests' Trump visit 'would have provoked protests'
- January 13, 2018

Boris Johnson has criticised Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn and London Mayor Sadiq Khan for deterring Donald Trump from visiting Britain and putting the UK-US relationship "at risk" in a tweet on Friday. "We looked at all our options, including renovation of our current building on Grosvenor Square", Ambassador Robert Tuttle explained at the time. Former UK Independence Party leader Nigel Farage, who has been mainly supportive of Trump's presidency, said he was disappointed by the ... (more...)
Jai Simha movie review: This Nandamuri Balakrishna starrer is a popcorn entertainer Jai Simha movie review: This Nandamuri Balakrishna starrer is a popcorn entertainer
- January 13, 2018

When asked about why she chose Jai Simha as her debut film since young actors usually would like to act with younger heroes first, Natasha said that more than the hero, it was the script of the film that matters to her. The film needs to collect somewhere around Rs. 30 crore to be termed as a hit. Director KS Ravi Kumar has presented the film well with Balayya's mass entertainer action sequences and well blended with romantic and sentiment scenes. (more...)
Ryan Lochte marries fiancee Kayla Rae Reid Ryan Lochte marries fiancee Kayla Rae Reid
- January 13, 2018

According to a marriage license obtained by Us, Lochte , 33, and the model, 26, were married at a courthouse in Gainesville, Florida. As Nicki Swift previously reported, Lochte and Reid announced their engagement on October 9, 2016. (more...)
Bill Cosby Makes Ridiculous #MeToo Comment During Staged Meal in Philadelphia Bill Cosby Makes Ridiculous #MeToo Comment During Staged Meal in Philadelphia
- January 13, 2018

Accused rapist Bill Cosby reportedly spent the evening of January 10 telling jokes in a "largely empty dining room", as he dined with an old friend in Philadelphia, according to the Philadelphia Inquirer . Constand's case remains the only one to go to a criminal trial, as the vast majority of the accusations directed at Cosby are based on incidents that allegedly took place too long ago, with statutes of limitations preventing any cases from going forward. (more...)
Research Analysts Offer Predictions for Centurylink Inc's FY2018 Earnings (CTL)
- January 13, 2018

Volume is simply the number of shares or contracts that trade over a given period of time, usually a day. Genpact Limited (NYSE:G) has declined 1.49% since January 11, 2017 and is downtrending. (NYSE:CTL). 257,429 were reported by Pnc Fincl Service Gp. The Return on Assets for CenturyLink , Inc. Following the acquisition, the executive vice president now owns 179,075 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $4,297,800. (more...)
Vandals Attack Churches In Chile 3 Days Ahead Of Pope's Visit Vandals Attack Churches In Chile 3 Days Ahead Of Pope's Visit
- January 13, 2018

He added that he wishes to share "your joys, sorrows, difficulties and hopes, and to tell you that you are not alone, the Pope is with you, the whole Church welcomes you, the Church looks at you" and then he asked as always that they do not forget to pray for him. (more...)
The Trump dossier's credibility is collapsing The Trump dossier's credibility is collapsing
- January 13, 2018

Mueller and his team are investigating whether Russian Federation and Trump's Republican campaign co-ordinated to influence the outcome of the 2016 presidential election and whether Trump worked to obstruct an FBI investigation into his aides. (more...)
President Trump says he doesn't think Oprah Winfrey will run President Trump says he doesn't think Oprah Winfrey will run
- January 13, 2018

President Donald Trump said Tuesday he would beat Oprah Winfrey in a potential 2020 presidential match-up, though he doesn't think she will end up running. "She was honored with the Cecil B. DeMille Award for her contributions to the entertainment industry and used her time onstage to address the "#MeToo" movement . (more...)
David Letterman brings chill chat - and Obama - to Netflix David Letterman brings chill chat - and Obama - to Netflix
- January 13, 2018

Letterman compared his post-work life to Obama's, per the Daily Beast , noting he spent his time "at Bed, Bath, and Beyond picking out hangers" while Obama was "hang gliding and ... For Letterman, the new show isn't merely a comeback; it's a reboot. This time around, he's partnered with Netflix for a pared-back version of his Late Show . (more...)
Democratic US senator: Trump called African countries '****holes' in meeting
- January 13, 2018

Trump took particular issue with the characterization of his comments on Haiti . "Following comments by the President, I said my piece directly to him yesterday". "It's not a day to hang out in the park ... it's a day to help someone do something else", Farris said, urging Americans to help each other on the day and be "united". (more...)
Wonder Woman Star Gal Gadot Delivers Powerful Critics' Choice Awards Speech Wonder Woman Star Gal Gadot Delivers Powerful Critics' Choice Awards Speech
- January 13, 2018

Gal Gadot is having a pretty Wonder-ful night at the 2018 Critics' Choice Awards . Wonder Woman also struggles with her own love and hopes, she gets confused, insecure, and she's not flawless. 'There were eight other films in [the] top 100 which were directed by females, ' added the actress. So although this is progress, there's still a long way to go. (more...)
Suspects in case of viral shark-dragging video plead not guilty Suspects in case of viral shark-dragging video plead not guilty
- January 13, 2018

The horrifying video made its rounds online past year, and it shows the men laughing as they drag the helpless animal behind them at high speeds causing it to bounce on the water. It took four months for the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission to investigate and bring charges. The disturbing video prompted outrage on social media and demands for the arrests of the men in the video. (more...)
On quake memorial day, Trump comments shock Haiti On quake memorial day, Trump comments shock Haiti
- January 13, 2018

But neither the USA president nor the White House disputed the most controversial of his remarks in which he used the word " shithole " to describe African nations and said he would prefer immigrants from countries like Norway instead. (more...)
Daniel Radcliffe Responds to Backlash Over Johnny Depp's 'Fantastic Beasts' Casting Daniel Radcliffe Responds to Backlash Over Johnny Depp's 'Fantastic Beasts' Casting
- January 13, 2018

Meanwhile, writer J.K. Rowling and director David Yates , as well as the film's studio, Warner Bros., have all defended Depp's casting, despite an outcry from fans who feel Depp's continued attachment to the film is unethical in light of Heard's allegations . (more...)
Home and Away star Jessica Falkholt remains in critical condition Home and Away star Jessica Falkholt remains in critical condition
- January 13, 2018

The TV actor and her younger sister Annabelle were pulled from the fiery wreckage of their auto on Boxing Day but her parents Lars and Vivian died at the scene. Mourners were seen outside the church lining up for orders of service, featuring the tragic last family photo of them together, set up on a table outside. (more...)
Revenue Estimates Analysis Gerdau SA (GGB)
- January 13, 2018

A CCI reading above +100 would imply that the stock is overbought and possibly ready for a correction. Active investors may choose to use this technical indicator as a stock evaluation tool. Gerdau S.A. (NYSE: GGB ) touched its 1-Year High price of $4.69 on 01/11/18 and its 1-Year Low price of $2.60 on 06/15/17. Traders often add the Plus Directional Indicator (+DI) and Minus Directional Indicator (-DI) to identify the direction of a trend. (more...)
Harvey Weinstein and Georgina Chapman have reached a divorce settlement Harvey Weinstein and Georgina Chapman have reached a divorce settlement
- January 13, 2018

Keren Craig and Georgina Chapman walk the runway at the Marchesa fashion show during New York Fashion Week: The Shows at Gallery 1, Skylight Clarkson Sq, Sept. The documents are also said to state that the 41-year-old fashion designer - who has seven-year-old daughter India and four-year-old son Dashiell with Harvey - would receive $4.75 million from her cut of their marital assets. (more...)
'Sanctimonious': Oprah is 'part of the problem,' ignored Weinstein misconduct, says Seal
- January 13, 2018

People who were merely governors and senators, who had never really performed on a big stage or truly mastered the media (they were just politicians, after all), stood at a distinct disadvantage. With the reality show now playing out on Capitol Hill, a former daytime TV correspondent making a serious run at the Oval Office doesn't seem so far-fetched. (more...)
Meet the Dora Milaje in New Black Panther Featurette Meet the Dora Milaje in New Black Panther Featurette
- January 13, 2018

Disney, which owns Marvel , has been promoting the movie heavily. The film will open in theaters on February 16. Black Panther will be released in theaters on February 16, 2018 . The Panther film is on track to become one of the biggest ever Marvel films, going by its ticket pre-sales, the media reports. Along with Nyong'o, Black Panther stars Chadwick Boseman , who returns as T'Challa or Black Panther , ruler of Wakanda, a fictional African nation. (more...)
NBC's Megyn Kelly walks back from fat-shaming comments NBC's Megyn Kelly walks back from fat-shaming comments
- January 13, 2018

We were discussing body shaming others, something I absolutely do not support", she said. "Indeed, an incredible inverse". Kelly surrendered that she had said that "Maria's message appeals to a few people". What I know without a doubt is that weight is an issue for many individuals, thin and overwhelming alike. "And neither deserves to be judged or shamed for how they choose to handle that struggle". (more...)
New Commentator Sam Matterface Announced After Matt Chapman's Early Exit New Commentator Sam Matterface Announced After Matt Chapman's Early Exit
- January 13, 2018

ITV racing pundit Matt left his role on "DOI" after receiving a backlash from viewers over his gregarious presenting style. The 39-year-old replaces racing reporter Matt Chapman , who has left the ITV series after just one episode of the 2018 series - so who is the man who follows in the skate tracks of Tony Gubba and Simon Reed on the mic rinkside? ITV bosses now have to find a replacement for this Sunday's live programme. (more...)