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Guggenheim Yanks 3 Exhibits Due to 'Threats of Violence' Guggenheim Yanks 3 Exhibits Due to 'Threats of Violence'
- September 27, 2017

The Guggenheim Museum is pulling three controversial exhibits from an upcoming show after a deluge of criticism from activists who said the art promoted animal cruelty . "These animals experience every emotion that you, I, and our beloved dogs and cats do", wrote PETA President Ingrid Newkirk. The museum came under fire last week after it announced a highly anticipated exhibition by Chinese conceptual artists. (more...)
John Travolta Is A Real Life Crime Boss In Gotti Trailer John Travolta Is A Real Life Crime Boss In Gotti Trailer
- September 27, 2017

Now, a new trailer and teaser poster have been released, with the latter showing John Travolta clad as the criminal, who rose through the ranks of the Gambino Crime Family in New York City through three decades spanning the 1980s. Travolta's real-life wife Kelly Preston plays Gotti's wife Victoria, and the film especially focuses on their relationship. He also noted, "HBO made a Gotti movie in 1996, but his death, which was terrible, hasn't been covered too much". (more...)
Julia Stiles ties the knot in 'shotgun wedding' Julia Stiles ties the knot in 'shotgun wedding'
- September 27, 2017

The couple got engaged in December 2015 after meeting on set of Go With Me , which came out the same year. The actress and her new husband are now preparing for another big change in their lives as they await the arrival of their first child. (more...)
Steven Tylers personal message about the AeroVederci tour cancelation Steven Tylers personal message about the AeroVederci tour cancelation
- September 27, 2017

Tyler's statement does not specify his medical condition, but it does promise that he will be back on stage soon. "With proper rest and treatment he will be back on his feet soon, rocking the world". And he concluded: 'As they say, "We humans make plans, and God laughs". Tyler added his own statement to the message, in which he assured fans he isn't in a "life threatening condition", but needs to receive immediate medical care in order to "maintain [his] future performances". (more...)
The Enemy Within Episode Two Trailer Introduces Telltale's Harley Quinn The Enemy Within Episode Two Trailer Introduces Telltale's Harley Quinn
- September 27, 2017

In this trailer, we get a closer look at the highly-anticipated arrival of Harley Quinn to the series and what kind of havoc she will be wreaking with her trademark mallet, the weapon of choice for sexy clowns everywhere. Both the first and second episodes will launch together for iOS and Android devices also on October 3, with future episodes planned for launch on the mobile platforms without a delay. (more...)
Young Dolph Shot Multiple Times in Hollywood Young Dolph Shot Multiple Times in Hollywood
- September 27, 2017

The victim entered a business while bleeding, which is when police were called. Video from the scene showed police had taped off Highland Avenue and Johnny Grant Way, just steps away from Hollywood Boulevard. The suspect was last seen in a gold Cadillac Escalade near the Hollywood Bowl. LAPD Officer Sal Ramirez told LAist that the shooting occurred at about 1:12 p.m. (more...)
5 things to know about surging nationalist party 5 things to know about surging nationalist party
- September 27, 2017

Though Chancellor Angela Merkel secured a fourth term with her Christian Democratic Party receiving the most votes in the election , the Christian Democrats and Merkel will now have to work with the AFD . Martin Schulz , leader of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), which took 25 per cent of the vote, has already said that his party will enter into the opposition, meaning Merkel may be forced to seek cooperation with the liberal Free Democratic Party (FDP) and the Green Party. (more...)
Powering homes, saving water: could evaporation be the next renewable energy? Powering homes, saving water: could evaporation be the next renewable energy?
- September 27, 2017

Cavusoglu said that evaporation engines won't replace other forms of renewable energy, but could become part of an energy company's portfolio, smoothing out intermittences caused by wind and solar power. "It has the potential to do a lot of work", said Klaus Lackner, a physicist at Arizona State University who was not involved in the study . The findings warrant further research into technology to convert energy from evaporation, the researchers said. (more...)
New 'Celebrities Read Mean Tweets' Features Donald Trump's Alec Baldwin Diss New 'Celebrities Read Mean Tweets' Features Donald Trump's Alec Baldwin Diss
- September 27, 2017

Dave Chappelle , Gal Gadot , Emma Watson , Jake Gyllenhaal , Elisabeth Moss , John Lithgow , Gwyneth Paltrow , Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Jim Parsons , Jeffrey Tambor , Jennifer Aniston , Jennifer Lawrence , Kristen Bell , Bob Odenkirk , Michael Keaton , Alec Baldwin and Kumail Nanjiani were all featured this time around. (more...)
Chrissy Teigen Opened Up About Her Postpartum Depression Struggles Chrissy Teigen Opened Up About Her Postpartum Depression Struggles
- September 27, 2017

In an interview with "Us Weekly" , the model, designer, cook, writer, mum, actress, social media icon and all-round brilliant human spoke about her life, family and very public relationship with her husband, John Legend . 'Sitting with John, our doctor pulled out this book and was like, "Do you have these feelings?" The star - who has admitted she has frozen embryos ready to go and would like another child with her Oscar-winning husband - said that she is ready to dive back in to pregnancy. (more...)
Direxion Daily Hmbldrs&Supls Bull 3X ETF (NAIL) Rises 2.8% for Sep 26
- September 27, 2017

Technical stock analysts may use a combination of different time periods in order to figure out the history of the equity and where it may be headed in the future. A reading under 30 would indicate oversold conditions. Moving averages are considered to be lagging indicators that simply take the average price of a stock over a specific period of time. (more...)
WWE: Has John Cena Won Everyone Over?
- September 27, 2017

The crowd slowly began chanting "thank you Cena", the sort of cheer we usually only hear after a competitor's last match. No matches have been announced for tonight but Roman Reigns talking to WWE Intercontinental Champion The Miz for a special edition of MizTV will open the show. (more...)
Exelixis, Inc. (EXEL) Shares Bought by UBS Asset Management Americas Inc
- September 27, 2017

Several equities research analysts recently commented on EXEL shares. (NASDAQ: EXEL ). Winch Advisory Serv Ltd Company owns 725 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. The biotechnology company reported $0.06 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.04 by $0.02. (more...)
Ron Howard teases pictures from Han Solo movie Ron Howard teases pictures from Han Solo movie
- September 26, 2017

Williams and Ian Kenny. She completed principal photography and is off to her next adventure. Ron Howard has shared new set photos from the young Han Solo movie , which hint at the plot of the Millennium Falcon pilot's origin story. The untitled Han Solo film is set to open in theaters on May 25, 2018. "Well, now that really was an adventure". The perfection that is @realronhoward posted this little nugget and I had to share again. (more...)
Humana Inc. (HUM) Shares Bought by UBS Asset Management Americas Inc
- September 26, 2017

About 11,460 shares traded. State Street Corp lifted its holdings in Humana by 1.4% in the 1st quarter. The stock was unloaded at a price range of of $259.00, amounting $2,534,574.00. Vantage Invest Advisors Ltd Co stated it has 999 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. New York-based Rockefeller Financial Service Incorporated has invested 0.02% in Humana Inc (NYSE:HUM). (more...)
Lord & Miller to Direct Artemis, Based on New Novel from Andy Weir Lord & Miller to Direct Artemis, Based on New Novel from Andy Weir
- September 26, 2017

Warner Bros. has frequently flirted with the helmsmen for Flashpoint , but nothing ever came into fruition on that front. It's the first gig for Lord and Miller since the duo was sacked from directing the Han Solo standalone film and replaced by Ron Howard . (more...)
Directors Revealed For Game of Thrones Season 8 Directors Revealed For Game of Thrones Season 8
- September 26, 2017

Adding to that, series co-runners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss plan to direct episodes this season too, making the short list even shorter. He captioned the snap: "Back on Game of Thrones for prep of the final season and the team is back together". (more...)
Foo Fighters top Foo Fighters top "Billboard 200" with "Concrete and Gold"
- September 26, 2017

The band's ninth studio album sold 127,000 copies - 120,000 of which were traditional copies - in its opening week to claim Number One, the Foo Fighters' first chart-topping LP since 2011's Wasting Light , Billboard reports. 3, making it the highest charting K-Pop album to date. Veteran singer-songwriter Gary Numan is at number two this week with his new album Savage (Songs From A Broken World), scoring him his first top 10 album in 35 years. (more...)
Kim Kardashian's one-year-old son Saint West rocks cornrows Kim Kardashian's one-year-old son Saint West rocks cornrows
- September 26, 2017

Kim Kardashian had a big scare when she was pregnant with North. 'At one point I thought I had had a miscarriage , ' she told host Ryan Seacrest . Unaired footage shows that the 36-year-old suffered from "debilitating" stomach pain all throughout her pregnancy, as reported by Refinery 29 . Reports suggest the unidentified surrogate is carrying a baby girl for Kim and Kanye and is due to give birth in January (18). (more...)
"The Big Bang Theory", "Young Sheldon" Dominate Monday Night
- September 26, 2017

TVLine reports that the spin-off series brought in 16.6 million viewers and a 3.7 demographic rating for its premiere last night, keeping nearly all of its lead-in audience from The Big Bang Theory (17 million, 3.9 rating ). The Brave ranked below recent NBC drama premieres in the post-Voice Monday 10 PM slot, including last fall's Timeless (1.9), which had a similar lead-in from Week 2 of The Voice . (more...)
Sofia Vergara Tops Highest-Paid TV Actress List Sofia Vergara Tops Highest-Paid TV Actress List
- September 26, 2017

The Modern Family actress has been bringing home the bacon. That goes to show the power of Vergara's endorsements, as she and Bowen - along with their fellow " Modern Family " castmates Ty Burrell, Ed O'Neill, JesseTyler Ferguson and Eric Stonestreet - make the same salary on the show. (more...)
BoB starts GoFundMe to prove Earth is flat BoB starts GoFundMe to prove Earth is flat
- September 26, 2017

As of this writing, B.O.B's campaign has raised $586 in four days. Now, the former XXL freshman and formerly chart-topping "So Good" rapper is getting super serious about proving the Earth is really just a disc in a dome by starting a GoFundMe to "purchase and launch multiple satellites into space". (more...)
Seth Meyers Blitzes Trump for His 'Unhinged' NFL Rants Seth Meyers Blitzes Trump for His 'Unhinged' NFL Rants
- September 26, 2017

It started with then 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick . Trevor Noah , Stephen Colbert and Seth Meyers were just some of the comedians who took on Trump's tweets and the subsequent response, all of them agreeing that despite the president's comments and tweets to the contrary, the issue of kneeling during the anthem "has everything to do with race". (more...)
Steady Stock: Alibaba Group Holding Limited (BABA)
- September 26, 2017

The company has a market cap of $453.01 billion, a PE ratio of 59.12 and a beta of 2.62. The stock uncovered monthly dynamic performance with growing progress of 1.33%. The rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets with "Overweight" on Friday, August 18. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with "Outperform" rating and $95 target in Wednesday, October 28 report. (more...)
Listen to Rich The Kid's New Single 'New Freezer' Feat. Kendrick Lamar Listen to Rich The Kid's New Single 'New Freezer' Feat. Kendrick Lamar
- September 26, 2017

Following The Kid's verse about diamonds, bands, and foreign rides, Kung Fu Kenny delivers his own verse about business meetings with Top Dawg and top from two sets of twins. Who else on this song?... "Blessed to work wit Kendrick Lamar last nite legendary", he wrote, posting a picture of himself and Lamar in the studio. (more...)
'Game of Thrones' live concert announced for Dublin 'Game of Thrones' live concert announced for Dublin
- September 26, 2017

The first leg of the tour kicks off in Europe in May of 2018. Billed as a "new, immersive experience", the show promises to bring fans through the Seven Kingdoms - and seven seasons - in one night, with Djawadi leading an orchestra, choir and soloists. (more...)
Macron's Europe speech draws mixed reaction in Berlin
- September 26, 2017

Reacting to the speech in Britain, a spokesman for UKIP remarked the plan could nearly have been tailor-made to repulse British voters, remarking: "If Eurosceptics had wished to create a European perspective that would guarantee Britain voting to leave the European Union , they could not have done as well as Mr. (more...)
Post Malone & 21 Savage Break Apple Music's Streaming Record with 'Rockstar' Post Malone & 21 Savage Break Apple Music's Streaming Record with 'Rockstar'
- September 26, 2017

Post himself also laughed it off, continuing his performance while lying on the ground and trying to regain his composure. And as he made himself comfortable floor surrounded by hundreds of sneakers, it was clear that he was really in his element. (more...)
American players to stand for anthem at Presidents Cup: Stricker American players to stand for anthem at Presidents Cup: Stricker
- September 26, 2017

Pin positions? No. Possible pairings? Two-time U.S. Ryder Cup captain Davis Love III says there is a time to protest, but "it really isn't during the national anthem ". "So that's what we're planning on doing". Davis Love III of St. Simons Island, Ga., who will be inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame Tuesday in NY, supported the right of any American to protest, but said there's a time and a place for it. (more...)
The Voice Returns Tonight on KNWA The Voice Returns Tonight on KNWA
- September 26, 2017

The Voice broadcasts Mondays and Tuesdays on NBC. The 38-year-old singer is also an actor in both television and movies. Hudson and Shelton played up a bit of a rivalry between each other, with the latter citing his winning record on the show, but Jones joined Team Jennifer. (more...)