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NFL Players Kneel Again After Trump Insists Protests End NFL Players Kneel Again After Trump Insists Protests End
- October 02, 2017

The protests have returned to sporting arenas this week, with NFL players throughout the league kneeling during the U.S. national anthem, despite USA president Donald Trump saying anyone who did protest should be sacked or suspended . Disrespect my Flag and Anthem, and my Country, in favor of police-defying druggie thugs? "He's going to say, 'That guy that disrespects our flag, he's fired.' And that owner, they don't know it [but] they'll be the most popular person in this country". (more...)
Vogue Magazine publisher Si Newhouse dies at 89 Vogue Magazine publisher Si Newhouse dies at 89
- October 01, 2017

He inherited and owned the prestigious Advanced Publications, an expansive company which included dozens of high-profile magazines and newspapers, with his brother Donald. Vogue editor-in-chief Anna Wintour, told Vogue that Newhouse was an "extraordinary leader" while running the magazine division. "Wherever he led, I followed, unquestioningly, simply because he put as much faith in me as I had in him". (more...)
PetMed Express, Inc. (NASDAQ:PETS) Experiences Heavier than Usual Trading Volume
- October 01, 2017

PETS's profit would be $6.18M giving it 27.63 P/E if the $0.30 EPS is correct. PetMed Express posted earnings per share of $0.24 in the same quarter last year, which suggests a positive year-over-year growth rate of 20.8%. 45 funds opened positions while 42 raised stakes. In the last three months, insiders executed a total of 9 trades. Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board has invested 0.08% in CBOE Holdings, Inc (NASDAQ:CBOE). (more...)
Trump blames Puerto Ricans for slow hurricane response Trump blames Puerto Ricans for slow hurricane response
- October 01, 2017

Puerto Rico has incurred most of the damage. The tweets coming from a president ensconced in his New Jersey golf club sought to defend Washington's efforts to mobilize and coordinate recovery efforts on a USA territory in dire straits nearly two weeks after Hurricane Maria struck. (more...)
Port Authority Deploying Aid to Storm-Hit Puerto Rico Port Authority Deploying Aid to Storm-Hit Puerto Rico
- October 01, 2017

Puerto Rico's governor and other U.S. officials had argued that a waiver would expedite supplies to the island. The US Port of the Everglades is waiving its tariff charges for ocean shipping lines transporting aid to Caribbean counties hit by hurricanes Irma and Maria. (more...)
Local Puerto Rican Reacts to Trump's Tweets Local Puerto Rican Reacts to Trump's Tweets
- October 01, 2017

She added that "this is the time to show our 'true colors.' We can not be distracted by anything else". "We can not be distracted by anything else". USA representatives Ruben Gallego and Raul Grijalva showed up Saturday to see the Puerto Rican Center of Arizona's efforts to prepare supplies over the last week. (more...)
Macklemore's 'Same Love' Performance Made Australia Shed A Tear Macklemore's 'Same Love' Performance Made Australia Shed A Tear
- October 01, 2017

I know that many people view this song as a politicized gay anthem, but this is also very much a love song. Prior to Abbott's complaints about politics in sport, wilfully forgetting the absolute raft of politically charged moments involving athletes over the past forever, the song - which is still inside the top 20, sitting at #15 - was placed at #100 before making its meteoric ascent. (more...)
Fists and chairs fly as ANC delegates brawl at E.Cape conference Fists and chairs fly as ANC delegates brawl at E.Cape conference
- October 01, 2017

The fight broke out at the front of the hall around midnight, less than five metres away from ANC national executive committee (NEC) members sitting on stage. Police had to intervene as chairs and fists flew as supporters of Phumulo Masualle and Oscar Mabuyane exchanged blows inside the conference venue with the fights spilling outside as the former's supporters fled for their lives. (more...)
Khatron Ke Khiladi 8 Grand Finale: Shantanu Maheshwari Bags KKK 8 Trophy Khatron Ke Khiladi 8 Grand Finale: Shantanu Maheshwari Bags KKK 8 Trophy
- October 01, 2017

The show has found its victor in actor-dancer Shantanu Maheshwari . Shantanu Maheshwari is the new victor of Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khilari season 8. He managed to complete and win the show because of his dedication. The current season also saw participation from actors Nia Sharma, Karan Wahi, Rithvik Dhanjani; wrestler Geeta Phogat, actor-singer Monica Dogra and VJ Shibani Dandekar. (more...)
Katie Price blocked by Chris Hughes over message feud? Katie Price blocked by Chris Hughes over message feud?
- October 01, 2017

He told panellists Kaye Adams , Stacey Solomon , Anne Diamond and Andrea McLean : "In my opinion, that is flirty". 'She doesn't actually know me, ' he said. And a second messaged said: "I don't think [you're] getting my messages are you? Personally, I wouldn't have done what I did if I had responded, because it would have looked a bit muggy". (more...)
Harrison Ford's Revenge On Ryan Gosling Is Pure GOLD Harrison Ford's Revenge On Ryan Gosling Is Pure GOLD
- October 01, 2017

Ford forgets Gosling's name five times in his story, much to the delight of the show's host Graham Norton . Thirty years after the events of the first film, a new blade runner , LAPD Officer K ( Ryan Gosling ), unearths a long-buried secret that has the potential to plunge what's left of society into chaos. (more...)
Ty Montgomery Suffers Broken Ribs, Out For Game Ty Montgomery Suffers Broken Ribs, Out For Game
- October 01, 2017

Most fans declined the invitation to link arms, but still many said the atmosphere felt respectful and united. Many people could be seen donning red, white and blue and carrying flags. "He's fired. He's fired!'" he said. And now Glennon is tied for the most giveaways in the NFL. After the Packers' win over the rival Bears , Aaron Rodgers says the fans' response doesn't bother him. (more...)
Pence defends Puerto Rico response Pence defends Puerto Rico response
- October 01, 2017

Trump has pledged to spare no effort to help Puerto Rico recover from Maria's ruinous aftermath, and tweeted that military personnel and first responders have done "an incredible job", despite having "no electric, roads, phones etc". In the meantime, he he has gone back to the important task of ordering NFL players to "STAND" during the national anthem. The Trump administration has been defending it response to the hurricane attacking the Puerto Rican officials, and accusing the "fake ... (more...)
Harry, girlfriend look on as Invictus Games end in Canada Harry, girlfriend look on as Invictus Games end in Canada
- October 01, 2017

The former U.S. president is said to have cheekily quizzed the prince about his romance with Meghan Markle during an encounter at the Invictus Games. Harry paid tribute to the athletes in his closing speech, saying, "Our world needs your dedication and passion like never before". This was the third edition of the Invictus Games, which are to be held in Sydney, Australia, next year. (more...)
What Todd Gurley must do against Dallas Cowboys
- October 01, 2017

Dallas was able to bounce back from their awful Week 2 performance, as they defeated the Arizona Cardinals 28-17 on the road in a Monday night game. They all helped the Rams do something nearly unheard of: make an NFL Thursday night game highly entertaining. Which is one of the reasons the Cowboys have an edge in this game. (more...)
Miley Cyrus duets with dad at album launch Miley Cyrus duets with dad at album launch
- October 01, 2017

Fans camped outside the bar for hours hoping to see the singer, who grew up in Nashville before becoming a teen television star. The duo then shared the stage together for a rendition of Nancy Sinatra's classic "60s anthem These Boots Are Made For Walkin" and Billy Ray's huge '90s hit Achy Breaky Heart. (more...)
EU Brexit chief laments slow progress but hails new dynamic
- October 01, 2017

Mr Juncker appeared to put the nail today, when he marked the end of the fourth round of formal negotiations by stating that "there will be no sufficient progress" before the October 19 meeting "unless miracles would happen". The Ministry of External Affairs (MAE) said the president of the European Council, Donald Franciszek Tusk, and the president of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, will be here on a working visit from October 5-7 for the summit. (more...)
Big Changes Afoot In Hurling Championship Big Changes Afoot In Hurling Championship
- October 01, 2017

After an animated debate, the proposal secured the support of 62% of the delegates. The changes will come into effect from next year on a three-year trial basis. This was passed with 87% of the vote. Cork, Waterford, Tipperary, Clare and Limerick will compete in next year's Munster Championship with All-Ireland champions Galway, Kilkenny, Wexford, Dublin and Offaly in the Leinster series. (more...)
Marilyn Manson taken to hospital after stage prop collapses Marilyn Manson taken to hospital after stage prop collapses
- October 01, 2017

A source close to the situation told Variety shortly after the incident that Manson "should be fine", but that was not an official comment. As Fox News put it , "Rocker Marilyn Manson's concert in New York City was abruptly ended Saturday night after he was struck by a stage prop". (more...)
Z & Ryan Gosling Are 'Together Again at Last' in 'SNL' Promos Z & Ryan Gosling Are 'Together Again at Last' in 'SNL' Promos
- October 01, 2017

Ryan Gosling is the host and in his opening monologue, which Emma Watson joined, makes fun of himself as the guy "who saved jazz", riffing off his role in " La La Land ". "Together again at last", Gosling says, before turning to Jay Z and adding, "I saw you at Coachella". "I remember", Jay-Z responds, inciting laughter between the two. (more...)
Trump candidate loses Alabama GOP primary runoff Trump candidate loses Alabama GOP primary runoff
- October 01, 2017

Luther Strange in the runoff and defeated him by a 55-45 percent margin. Bentley resigned amid a sex scandal shortly after appointing odd, who was Alabama's attorney general, to the Senate . WILLIAM BRANGHAM: The runoff between Moore and unusual pitted some top Republicans against one another, each side claiming the mantle of President Trump and his agenda. (more...)
Crisis in Puerto Rico Crisis in Puerto Rico
- October 01, 2017

Today, the president is saying that "they" (meaning either officials or residents of Puerto Rico ) are not doing enough themselves to recover from the crisis left by Hurricane Maria , and that " they want everything to be done for them ". (more...)
Kim Kardashian finally confirms she's expecting a third child with Kanye West
- October 01, 2017

In June, unnamed sources told People and E! In the clip, Kim reacts to reading a section of the book, in which Jenner makes some serious accusations against her late father. These days, we're having trouble keeping up with the Kardashians . " Kris Jenner has not seen Khloé this happy in a very very long time and she loves Tristan". (more...)
Louise Redknapp opens up about marriage split Louise Redknapp opens up about marriage split
- October 01, 2017

Louise and Jamie Redknapp confirmed they were splitting back in July - but since then, neither have spoken about their marriage breaking down. She continued: "We're trying to put them first and that's really what we're focusing on". Louise with her band Eternal which she left in 1995How long has Louise been married to Jamie Redknapp and how many children do they have? Louise - who reached the final of last year's 'Strictly with dance partner Kevin Clifton - previously spoke ... (more...)
Monty Hall, Original 'Let's Make a Deal' Host, Dies at 96 Monty Hall, Original 'Let's Make a Deal' Host, Dies at 96
- October 01, 2017

The show, which was an instant success, featured audience members wearing insane costumes to get Hall's attention and getting to choose mystery prizes behind closed doors. He started his career in Canada. He is survived by three children: actress Joanna Gleason, who confirmed his death; TV exec Sharon Hall Kessler and TV producer Richard Hall; a brother and five grandchildren. (more...)
Andre Murillo Latest News, Photos, and Videos Andre Murillo Latest News, Photos, and Videos
- October 01, 2017

The 24-year-old songstress posted a sweet black-and-white photo of her and her soon-to-be husband which was simply captioned as, " I love you ". Andre , a basketball star who plays in Germany for the Hamburg Towers and the Rostock Seawolves, also shared the happy news on his own account. (more...)
Vettel says he still has opportunity to close gap with Hamilton Vettel says he still has opportunity to close gap with Hamilton
- October 01, 2017

Speaking ahead of this weekend's Malaysian Grand Prix, Vettel stressed the need to move on from the incident. "I am looking race by race but I strongly believe that we can still do it". "Of course in the dry it could be better but we always knew that it wouldn't be like Singapore where we were the quickest, so we still need to work hard on the auto to improve but it was also not really bad". (more...)
New York Jets vs. Jacksonville Jaguars New York Jets vs. Jacksonville Jaguars
- October 01, 2017

I don't think they do. The Jets can't allow the Jaguars defense to gain any momentum. "If we're going to have success, we have to execute that type of game plan every week". Don't expect them to stray too far from a play-tough-defense, establish-the-run mentality. He has scored a touchdown in each of his first three games and racked up 199 rushing yards. (more...)
Eva Marcille Joins 'Real Housewives of Atlanta' Part Eva Marcille Joins 'Real Housewives of Atlanta' Part
- September 30, 2017

While Marcille isn't an official housewive, she will be featured as a friend. Eva who brought the drama (and entertainment) on her cycle of ANTM , should definitely fit right in! She starred as Tyra Hamilton on " The Young and the Restless " from 2008 to 2009 and appeared in films including Crossover , I Think I Love My Wife and Sister Code . (more...)
Jim Carrey accuses late girlfriend's mother and husband with extortion Jim Carrey accuses late girlfriend's mother and husband with extortion
- September 30, 2017

Jim Carrey exposed his late ex to drugs, STDs and mental abuse without any regard for how it all affected her, according to an iPad note allegedly penned by his former girlfriend in 2013. I loved life, I had confidence in myself and I felt good in my skin and I was proud of most of the decisions that I took. Nor am I responsible for what these desperate characters have inadvertently unearthed about the the woman I adored. (more...)