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Eagles' Nick Foles feels comfortable at Super Bowl media day
- January 31, 2018

Anything but seeing Brady and Belichick raising another Super Bowl trophy for yet another time. Some might think he's getting close to the end of his career, but not Brady. Further evidence of favors thrown the way of the Patriots during that game - according to NFL Research , they got just one penalty for ten yards. He has Minnesota connections with his mother being a native of Browerville, Minn., two hours north of the Twin Cities . (more...)
Paris Hilton emulates Kim Kardashian for Yeezy Season 6 campaign Paris Hilton emulates Kim Kardashian for Yeezy Season 6 campaign
- January 31, 2018

And when we say sidekick, we basically mean PA, assistant and wardrobe organiser... Kanye West has enlisted the help of the socialite and his wife's former BFF to model the season 6 range - and completely transformed her into Kim. While Kim has recently welcomed her third child via surrogate , Paris has recently got engaged for the third time - to Leftovers star Chris Zylka , who romantically proposed to her on New Year's Eve in Aspen . (more...)
Leslie Jones joins 2018 Winter Olympics coverage as NBC contributor Leslie Jones joins 2018 Winter Olympics coverage as NBC contributor
- January 31, 2018

The comedian appears to be just as enthused about the Winter Olympics as she was about the Summer Games, going so far as to post a video on Twitter of her working out on an elliptical machine in full American flag regalia, along with the caption that read "SLAY ALL DAY!" and tagged the Olympics account. (more...)
Antonio Conte insists he's calm - despite acknowledging Chelsea's record with managers Antonio Conte insists he's calm - despite acknowledging Chelsea's record with managers
- January 31, 2018

I'm very happy to do this. The players know the situation very well. "But I saw the history of this club". "In this situation, the coach has to speak with the player that is involved in this type of situation". The former Italian manager won the Premier League last season - his first season in charge - while also progressing through to the last 16 of the Champions League this term, where Barcelona await them. (more...)
Showtime Renews Lena Waithe's 'The Chi' for a Second Season Showtime Renews Lena Waithe's 'The Chi' for a Second Season
- January 31, 2018

Showtime reports that the fourth episode, which aired Sunday, outperformed the series premiere by 41 percent. It is produced by Fox 21 Television Studios, and will resume filming in Chicago later in 2018. It stars Jason Mitchell, Tiffany Boone, Ntare Guma Mbaho Mwine, Yolonda Ross, Jacob Latimore , Alex R. Hibbert, Armando Riesco, and Jahking Guillory. (more...)
Cops Catch Cars Packed With 4000 Kilos Of Stolen Oranges Cops Catch Cars Packed With 4000 Kilos Of Stolen Oranges
- January 31, 2018

Police in Spain have recovered four tonnes of stolen oranges after pulling over two cars packed with the fruit. Thousands of them. The officers spoke with a couple and their two adult children, sitting inside the vehicles. Loose oranges were seen spilling out of the back passenger door of one vehicle, while some were tied neatly in bags in the back of a van. Police later found a third truck - filled with more oranges, according to the report. (more...)
Raghu Ram Gives 'Divorce Goals' By Announcing His Separation From Sugandha Officially Raghu Ram Gives 'Divorce Goals' By Announcing His Separation From Sugandha Officially
- January 31, 2018

Now that's some serious divorce goals, isn't it? Raghu is now seen in comedy talk show Entertainment Ki Raat which airs on Colors TV. Post separation in 2016, Raghu and Sugandha remained in touch. The important thing is that we started off as friends, and we realised that if our relationship isn't working, then it is best to stay friends. "They are close friends and will continue to be so for the rest of their lives". (more...)
The Parklife Music Festival Presented by The Warehouse Project Announces 2018 Lineup The Parklife Music Festival Presented by The Warehouse Project Announces 2018 Lineup
- January 31, 2018

Parklife Festival is returning to Manchester's Heaton Park on Saturday 9 and Sunday 10 June, and the line up is more impressive than ever before. See the full line up poster below. Manchester's Parklife festival has announced its 2018 lineup. The Manchester event has grown into one of the summer's most important festivals, capable of stringing together vital, broad-ranging line ups. (more...)
Late British poet Helen Dunmore's collection wins lucrative Costa book prize Late British poet Helen Dunmore's collection wins lucrative Costa book prize
- January 31, 2018

The overall victor is chosen from five books which had already won prizes in the categories of novel , first novel , biography , poetry and children's book . It is so personal and so wonderful, we hope it will touch a lot people, who face this thing that we all do.' The collection includes her final poem "Hold Out Your Arms", written just days before the author's death, in June 2017. (more...)
Jamie Lee Curtis is Back as Laurie Strode in 'Halloween' First Look Jamie Lee Curtis is Back as Laurie Strode in 'Halloween' First Look
- January 31, 2018

It's clearly seen better days, but you can still make out John Carpenter's name and the name of famed cinematographer Dean Cundey . The movie is being created by director David Gordon Green . In September it was announced she would reprise her role in a reboot of the horror movie, which will be released almost 40 years to the day the original film directed by John Carpenter hit theaters. (more...)
Tupac Rape Accuser Ayanna Jackson Details 1993 Incident Tupac Rape Accuser Ayanna Jackson Details 1993 Incident
- January 31, 2018

Tupac was convicted of first-degree sexual abuse and sentenced up to four and half years in prison, but only spent nine months behind bars. The female who accused him of rape is once again telling her side. The second part of the interview details the disturbing assault. Warning. The paragraphs below are graphic . Jackson says she had hung out with the "Dear Mama" rapper on a few occasion prior to being sexually assaulted by Pac and members of his crew. (more...)
Peppermint Making Her Broadway Debut In The Go-Go's Jukebox Musical Peppermint Making Her Broadway Debut In The Go-Go's Jukebox Musical
- January 31, 2018

James Magruder has written the show's book (adapted from an original book by Avenue Q Tony victor Jeff Whitty), with Tony victor Michael Mayer ( Hedwig and the Angry Inch ) as the musical's director and Spencer Liff ( Falsettos ) as choreographer. (more...)
Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. (WDR) year to date performance remained at 3.76%
- January 31, 2018

The stock of Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. It's commonly accepted that a Book to Market ratio greater than one indicates that the shares might be undervalued. $337,720 worth of stock was sold by HORNBAKER RENEE J on Tuesday, August 22. Therefore 0 are positive. Several equities research analysts have issued reports on the company. (more...)
Nancy Pelosi: 'Slobbering' Trump has set low bar for SOTU Nancy Pelosi: 'Slobbering' Trump has set low bar for SOTU
- January 31, 2018

According to Brown, though the border wall is a "deal-breaker for many in California", that is "not the with some Democrats elsewhere, especially in the South". During the government shutdown debate, even some of the most ardent anti-wall Democrats like Rep. Luis Gutierrez (D-IL) said he was open to a border wall in exchange for a permanent DACA fix. (more...)
Reba McEntire Is an Early Winner at Grammys 2018! Reba McEntire Is an Early Winner at Grammys 2018!
- January 31, 2018

She rocked a sparkling black gown with shimmering asymmetrical sparkles. "Everybody should be treated right", she said . "I've been singing gospel music all my life, going to a little one-room country church-house in Chokie, Oklahoma", the country icon told reporters backstage after winning the award. (more...)
Trump tried to take credit for the black unemployment rate's decline Trump tried to take credit for the black unemployment rate's decline
- January 31, 2018

At least five of Trump's most vocal critics plan to boycott his State of the Union tonight, including Rep. Maxine Walters of California who has called for his impeachment and Rep. President Donald Trump has taken credit for low African American unemployment in the United States - even though the rate declined most significantly under former President Barack Obama's administration. (more...)
Oklahoma Man Who Pleaded Guilty To Raping 13-Year-Old Gets Probation Oklahoma Man Who Pleaded Guilty To Raping 13-Year-Old Gets Probation
- January 31, 2018

According to NewsOK .com, Benjamin Lawrence Petty, 36, of Spencer, Okla., received a suspended sentence on January 19 after entering a negotiated guilty plea to three felony counts: first-degree rape, forcible sodomy and rape by instrumentation. (more...)
Gasoline prices in Lancaster County hit 4-month high Gasoline prices in Lancaster County hit 4-month high
- January 31, 2018

A gasoline industry expert says rising gas prices could be the norm for this year. He said anticipated demand is driving prices. At the close of NYMEX trading Friday, West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude oil settled at $66.14 per barrel, $2.77 cents higher than the previous week and rising $2.24 since Monday's close, Wilmington-based AAA-Mid Atlantic reported. (more...)
Preity Zinta rings her 43rd b'day with Salman, Sonakshi Preity Zinta rings her 43rd b'day with Salman, Sonakshi
- January 31, 2018

Isn't it like a framing material? The actress, who is also the co-owner of Indian Premier League franchise Punjab Kings XI, posted pictures which included Salman Khan , Lulia Vanthur, Sonakshi Sinha, Bobby Deol and others. While Preity has time and again expressed her love for Salman and thanked him for being the constant support in her life. It was only a couple of years back that she got to meet Bobby after a long time, at Aamir's Dangal bash if we're not wrong. (more...)
Analysts See $0.61 EPS for Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGAA (FMS)
- January 31, 2018

After $0.25 actual earnings per share reported by ProPetro Holding Corp. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 40.00% EPS growth. The stock decreased 0.39% or $0.27 during the last trading session, reaching $68.56. RBC Capital Markets maintained Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. Recently, analysts have updated the overall rating to 1.67. The Company's fleet consists of 10 hydraulic fracturing units. (more...)
Investors Catching Stocks Lam Research Corporation (LRCX)
- January 31, 2018

The company's diluted EPS for trailing twelve months was 9.08. The stock decreased 3.26% or $6.6 during the last trading session, reaching $195.97. LifeLogger Technologies Corp. Since September 11, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 11 selling transactions for $12.77 million activity. Citadel Advsr Limited Liability Corporation has 1.05 million shares. (more...)
The First Purge Poster Riffs On 'Make America Great Again' Hats The First Purge Poster Riffs On 'Make America Great Again' Hats
- January 31, 2018

And kind of great. As you may or may not know, The Purge series follows a version of earth in the future where crime has been wiped out, with the help of an annual " purge ". The new film, The First Purge , got a shoutout on Universal Horror's Twitter account, complete with a familiar-looking red hat. The cryptic trailer did not feature any of the cast - which includes Oscar victor Marisa Tomei in a mystery role, Insecure's Y'lan Noel as William, and Longmire's Patch Darragh as ... (more...)
Ace Magashule is co-operating with the Hawks' raid of his offices Ace Magashule is co-operating with the Hawks' raid of his offices
- January 31, 2018

The Free State agricultural department in 2013 paid 18 million USA dollars to Estina, the company that ran the Gupta-linked Vrede Dairy farm which is under investigation for corruption. One hundred black emerging farmers were promised five cows each as part of the empowerment scheme, but they never received them. It is thought the Hawks are seeking evidence related to the Estina dairy farm, a project placed under curatorship by the National Prosecuting Authority's (NPA's) Asset Forfeiture ... (more...)
WWE Announces First-Ever Women's Elimination Chamber Match WWE Announces First-Ever Women's Elimination Chamber Match
- January 31, 2018

Now the WWE women's division will be making history once again next month, as it was confirmed on Raw this week that the first ever women's Elimination Chamber match will take place at the Elimination Chamber pay-per-view on February 25th. (more...)
Khloé Kardashian's dog Gabbana dies Khloé Kardashian's dog Gabbana dies
- January 31, 2018

She was more than a pet. I'll remember you always!' At the time, the article stated that "family Labradors Harley and Gabbana [were] bought as family pets when the five Kardashian-Jenner sisters were younger by their parents Kris and [Caitlyn] Jenner" and that Khloé took in Gabbana after Kris and Caitlyn divorced. (more...)
'SNL's Leslie Jones Headed to PyeongChang For Olympics Role 'SNL's Leslie Jones Headed to PyeongChang For Olympics Role
- January 31, 2018

Though already an " SNL " cast member at the time, Jones' enthusiasm for the Games came somewhat as a surprise to NBC in 2016, when she began drawing attention for her live tweets of events and running commentary. Jones also had a spread of meet-and-greet opportunities, sharing photos of herself with swimming champions like Simone Manuel and Katie Ledecky , and fellow actors turned Olympic devotees like Matthew McConaughey . (more...)
Origin of indictment document against Zwane, Guptas questioned Origin of indictment document against Zwane, Guptas questioned
- January 31, 2018

On Sunday, the Sunday Times reported that the Hawks were going to arrest the Guptas and Zwane within a matter of weeks. "News of the finalised indictment, which is sitting with NPA boss Shaun Abrahams, comes as it emerged this week that the family have been put under surveillance by worldwide law enforcement agencies". (more...)
Facebook Under Fire Over App for Kids Facebook Under Fire Over App for Kids
- January 31, 2018

The initiative is the latest example of critics opposing early adoption of digital technology and is playing out amid a broader backlash against the rising influence of Silicon Valley. "Raising children in our new digital age is hard enough", the letter says. Facebook says it provides a safe environment with no ads. Facebook's policy still requires users to be at least 13 to sign up for the main site. (more...)
Missouri Man Charged in Triple-Murder of Toddler and Parents Missouri Man Charged in Triple-Murder of Toddler and Parents
- January 31, 2018

The victims have been identified as Samara Fontaine Kitts, 23, her 24-year-old boyfriend, Harley Michael Million, and their 17-month-old daughter, Willa Fontaine Million, the New York Post reported, citing a police source. Atchison is accused of concealing her body with those of her parents. When authorities spoke with Atchison, he "confessed to killing Million and Kitts while at the residence by using a knife to slit their throats", according to the probable cause statement. (more...)
Lawmakers Sending Their own Messages During Trump's Speech Lawmakers Sending Their own Messages During Trump's Speech
- January 31, 2018

A Gallup poll said Trump had an average job approval in 2017 of 38 per cent, the lowest first-year rating for any president in the firm's history. White House aides have said Mr Trump would use the televised speech to tout the benefits of a tax overhaul . (more...)