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Life&Culture Netflix price going up again
Author: 0 Netflix price going up again

This option allows users to watch in HD and Ultra HD and on four different screens simultaneously, and is rising from £8.99/mth to £9.99/mth. While the price increases may be bad news for many, it's by no means a surprise considering the sheer quantity of original content the service has been releasing.

Author: 0 Stephen Colbert Uncharacteristically Dropped An F-Bomb In Describing Donald Trump's 'Soul'

But Colbert and Kroll still needed one final push to get to $1 million. The campaign raised $233,000 from the #PuberMe tweets, Colbert announced Thursday on " The Late Show ". But then, Nick Kroll called in, donating an additional $1,000. And Lin-Manuel Miranda delivered , sharing an incredibly awkward home video about Puerto Rico and promoting his new song to benefit Puerto Rico.

Life&Culture Google dedicates doodle to Mallika-e-Ghazal Begum Akhtar
Author: 0 Google dedicates doodle to Mallika-e-Ghazal Begum Akhtar

Akhtar was not only famous for her ghazals, but also for her proficiency in the dadra and thumri forms of classical music. Begum Akhtar delivered her first public performance at the tender age of 15 and received appreciation from famous poet Sarojini Naidu for her singing at a concert organised to provide aid to 1934 Nepal-Bihar quake victims.

Author: 0 Three billion Yahoo accounts hacked

This will now be required of the additional two billion breached accounts. In addition, Yahoo says the hack didn't result in the theft of credit-card info or clear-text passwords. As we can see in this chart from Statista , the majority of hacks affecting web services have been nowhere near the size of the Yahoo breach. "To those still feeling left out by either company after this spate of bad news, I have only one thing to say (although I feel a bit like a broken record in repeating ...

Life&Culture Brazil, Spain coaches promise exciting fare in Kochi
Author: 0 Brazil, Spain coaches promise exciting fare in Kochi

The former French colony stunned the defending champions Nigeria to book their debut appearance and they will need to script more miracles to get out of a tough group, which has Brazil and Spain in it. "Though Vinicius was really important, we have to focus on the players who are here". "It's important for us to want to win this competition". Though spain had never annexed the title, Santiago said that their mission was to correct it and win the title and the atmosphere in Kochi was ...

Life&Culture PARTYNEXTDOOR arrested in NY for drug possession
Author: 0 PARTYNEXTDOOR arrested in NY for drug possession

According to WIVB , the 24-year-old singer (born Jahron Anthony Brathwaite) was arrested early Thursday morning (Oct. 5) and charged with with seventh-degree possession of a controlled substance. PND was found with Oxycodone and Xanax, and another passenger in the vehicle was also found with Xanax. No court date has been set yet, but both men were given appearance tickets returnable in Lewiston Court.

Life&Culture An exodus from Puerto Rico could remake Florida politics
Author: 0 An exodus from Puerto Rico could remake Florida politics

It's day 16 without electricity for most of Puerto Rico . Gov. Kenneth E. Mapp praised the Trump administration's relief efforts during Vice President Mike Pence's visit to St. The five-member FCC unanimously approved "up to seven months of their normal federal support in advance - right now, in a lump sum - to help them fix their networks and restore service to consumers", Pai said.

Author: 0 Hulu Releases New Teaser For Marvel's Runaways

The superhero drama centers on six teenagers who must come together against a common villain-their parents. It's described as follows: "Every teenager thinks their parents are evil". What if you found out they actually were? Which, if you know the 2003 debuting Marvel comic on which the Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage created is based, is the sometimes bloody, messy and emotionally messed up narrative that fuels Runaways .

Life&Culture Bump Stock Inventor Heartbroken, Suspends Taking New Orders
Author: 0 Bump Stock Inventor Heartbroken, Suspends Taking New Orders

But since the devices were located on the rifles used by shooter Stephen Paddock during the concert massacre that killed 58 people and wounded 489 others - many are calling for a complete ban. Picture from Slide Fire. Boyett, who runs the U.S. Post Office in Moran, said half of her business is from Slide Fire Solutions . "When he (Cottle) put Slide Fire in this town it gave a lot of people jobs that didn't have anywhere else to go", Moran resident Amy Boyett said.

Life&Culture Netflix raising prices on two subscription tiers
Author: 0 Netflix raising prices on two subscription tiers

The world's largest subscription video streaming service last announced a price increase in October 2015 for new customers in the United States , with the rise kicking in for existing customers a year later. With budgets like that, price increases were inevitable. These price increases come as Netflix is spending more and more on original content.

Life&Culture Las Vegas shooter also considered Boston and Chicago
Author: 0 Las Vegas shooter also considered Boston and Chicago

The FBI directed Chicagoist's calls for comment to the Las Vegas metro police, and representatives from the Blackstone and Lollapalooza have yet to reply. One of the hotels Paddock booked was the Blackstone on South Michigan Avenue. Authorities continue to investigate. Alleged photo of Stephen Paddock's Blackstone Hotel booking, provided by TMZ .

Life&Culture New 'Fantastic Beasts' Characters Revealed For Sequel, Including Key 'Harry Potter' Character
Author: 0 New 'Fantastic Beasts' Characters Revealed For Sequel, Including Key 'Harry Potter' Character

His inventions played a major role in the very first Harry Potter story, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone . Previously, we knew that a large portion of the original cast would be returning including Eddie Redmayne as Newt Scamander, Katherine Waterston as Tina Goldstein, Alison Sudol as Queenie Goldstein, Dan Fogler as Jacob Kowalski, and Ezra Miller as Credence.

Life&Culture American comedian Ralphie May dies aged 45
Author: 0 American comedian Ralphie May dies aged 45

The night before, he performed a set at Harrah's Hotel and Casino. Since his debut on season one of Last Comic Standing in 2003 and finishing as a runner-up, audiences couldn't get enough of the larger than life comedian. The split led to a bitter custody battle over their two kids, April June May and August James May. The first, Girth of a Nation was released in 2006, Prime Cut in 2007, Austin-tatious in 2008 and Too Big To Ignore in 2012.

Life&Culture 'Pacific Rim Uprising' Trailer Deploys John Boyega to Fight Kaiju Monsters
Author: 0 'Pacific Rim Uprising' Trailer Deploys John Boyega to Fight Kaiju Monsters

The director then touched on Bracer Phoenix and described it as "the real brute force". More Jaegers , more spectacle, more fun. The Titan Redeemer uses a "ball of death" which is attached to the end of its arm. "He's the tip of the spear". So they've got some issues in this one to work out from the past. And the only thing to stop them are the huge robots, Jaegers, that were built to fight back.

Life&Culture Halep reaches China Open tennis semis
Author: 0 Halep reaches China Open tennis semis

Kvitova, who produced 33 winners offset by 43 unforced errors, said she was exhausted but very happy with the victory, and will meet Caroline Garcia in the last four. "I wasn't as sharp". "She was hitting the ball consistently, not making a lot of unforced errors, her service percentage was quite high". In the quarter-finals, she meets the victor between 11th-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland and Russian Daria Kasatkina .

Life&Culture Scandal Premiere Recap 10/5/17: Season 7 Episode 1
Author: 0 Scandal Premiere Recap 10/5/17: Season 7 Episode 1 "Watch Me"

In " Watch Me ", the premiere episode of Scandal's seventh and final season, Frankie Vargas dies and Cyrus Beene is sworn in as Mellie Grant's new vice president. Eli basically tells her that he can't leave the house anymore, but she assures him that she's not filming because that would imply he's trying to run and she's sure he wouldn't do that.

Life&Culture J.Lo, Estefan, Miranda and Fonsi sing to help Puerto Rico
Author: 0 J.Lo, Estefan, Miranda and Fonsi sing to help Puerto Rico

While grappling with not hearing from his Puerto Rico family for days and absorbing the extent of the devastation, Miranda made a decision to harness his artist friends and create a musical tribute to his beloved isla. Written by Miranda only last week, the original song borrows its title and instantly indelible hook from the classic show tune " Maria ", from West Side Story .

Life&Culture Vegas killer's girlfriend in US for questioning
Author: 0 Vegas killer's girlfriend in US for questioning

The sheriff also gave a timeline of the shooting . Did killer have an accomplice? No one knows why Paddock morphed from a retired accountant to the deadliest mass murderer in modern us history . "I can't comment at the moment, I can't say anything", her sister Liza Werner told the Sydney Daily Telegraph, which said she was a grandmother. But she later feared it was a way to break up with her.

Life&Culture Is Gal Gadot Replacing Angelina Jolie as 'Bride of Frankenstein'?
Author: 0 Is Gal Gadot Replacing Angelina Jolie as 'Bride of Frankenstein'?

The studio has announced that the film's production has been pushed back and the script is being reworked on, Deadline reports. Universal released a statement, which reads, "after thoughtful consideration, Universal Pictures and director Bill Condon have made a decision to postpone Bride of Frankenstein .

Life&Culture Japanese roots of Nobel victor Kazuo Ishiguro celebrated
Author: 0 Japanese roots of Nobel victor Kazuo Ishiguro celebrated

Minutes after Japanese-born Briton Kazuo Ishiguro was announced as the victor of this year's Nobel Prize for Literature, Japanese took to Twitter to ask: "Who (the heck) is Kazuo Ishiguro? ". So we thought that a year ago was a straightforward choice - we picked one of the greatest poets in our time. "I was so impressed by his memory, and thought that he still treasures his memories of where he came from".

Life&Culture Gore Verbinski To Direct GAMBIT With Channing Tatum
Author: 0 Gore Verbinski To Direct GAMBIT With Channing Tatum

Gore Verbinski is in talks to direct 20th Century Fox's Gambit film, according to Deadline . After both Deadpool and Logan were rather large commerical and critical hits, it looks like Verbinski's Gambit is their next big bet in terms of an idiosyncratic adaptation.

Author: 0 After Las Vegas shooting, NRA calls for legal review of bump stocks

At Staudt's Gun Shop in Harrisburg Slide Fire Bump Stocks use to more of a novelty item. Bump stocks were originally meant to help people with limited hand mobility use a semi-automatic weapon without needing to pull the trigger for every round fired.

Author: 0 White House, NRA, Congress agree on regulating bump stocks

The rapid firing killed 58 people and injured more than 500. Prior to the Las Vegas shooting, the product was sold on Walmart and Cabela's websites but they are no longer listed for sale. Pat Toomey, R-Pa., to discuss bipartisan gun background check legislation that they have collaborated on in the past. While our lawmakers stretched some laws way beyond reason like allowing guns on campuses, there should be no debate at all in the "bump stock" issue.

Life&Culture An inside look at Samantha and Naga Chaitanya's fairytale like wedding!
Author: 0 An inside look at Samantha and Naga Chaitanya's fairytale like wedding!

This is a surprise gift for Samantha & the video will be played during Naga Chaitanya & Samantha wedding. Nagarjuna is planning a Grand Reception in Hyderabad and details about is yet to be revealed. Samantha also shares a warm relationship with her father-in-law Nagarjuna who, infact had insisted that Sam call her "Mama". The wedding festivities will start with a Mehndi function at 3 pm eventually the stars will have their Dinner at 8:30 pm and as per the Hindu style, the couple will be ...

Life&Culture Speak My Name event to bring awareness to domestic violence
Author: 0 Speak My Name event to bring awareness to domestic violence

Speak My Name will honor the lives of people who have died from domestic violence and intimate partner homicides within the a year ago. On Tuesday, during the Grafton City Council meeting, Vice Mayor Brenda Thompson called upon the citizens of Grafton to stand in support of those affected by this awful crime, and to raise awareness by proclaiming October 2017 as Domestic Violence Awareness Month.

Life&Culture Judwaa 2 collections: Varun Dhawan's dream run continues at BO
Author: 0 Judwaa 2 collections: Varun Dhawan's dream run continues at BO

The film tells the story of identical twins Raja and Prem , who were separated at birth. The movie has done good business in the global box office as well. Judwaa 2 collected 59.25 crores in its 1st weekend, and remained stable on weekdays resulting in an wonderful 1st week. The makers of Judwaa 2 knew that they had enormous shoes to fill.

Life&Culture Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho: The Special One title is bull
Author: 0 Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho: The Special One title is bull

The two Manchester clubs have been heavily touted by bookies as the firm favourites to win the league this season. In just seven matches, City has scored 22 goals while United has scored 21 which is an average of three goals a match. United head into the global break with a sense of optimism that hasn't been associated with the club in years. The Portuguese manager is believed to be anxious about the consistency in the defender's performances over the course of what is thought to be a ...

Life&Culture Las Vegas gunman books hotel overlooking music festival in Chicago in August
Author: 0 Las Vegas gunman books hotel overlooking music festival in Chicago in August

The initial TMZ story said Paddock booked one room for August 1, two days before Lollapalooza kicked off and then booked a second room, both with checkout dates of August 6, when the festival ended. " You've got to make the assumption he had to have some help at some point ". He said he thought it was likely that Paddock had an accomplice, given the 23 rifles and piles of magazines in the room, the additional firearms in Paddock's home, and the electronic devices recovered from his Mesquite ...

Life&Culture Premiere for Final Season Seems Even More Likely
Author: 0 Premiere for Final Season Seems Even More Likely

Whatever the case may be, millions will be tuning in to discover exactly who'll be sitting on the Iron Throne when all is said and done. "You can tell that because we've got directors who have been in charge of some of the most huge setpieces in the past doing episodes all throughout the season".

Life&Culture Hina Khan Doesn't Like Shilpa Shinde. She Made It Obvious
Author: 0 Hina Khan Doesn't Like Shilpa Shinde. She Made It Obvious

When chosen for the task, Shilpa passes a rather snide remark suggesting that the task will be a piece of cake for Hina as she has previously participated in Khatron Ke Khiladi . Akash took the first step to befriend the innocent animal and named him Jack. Later on, as Jyoti Kumari interrupts while Arshi Khan & Sapna Choudhary walk and talk in the garden, Jyoti and Sapna too get into a brawl as Sapna tells housemates that she will hit Jyoti with her shoes if she creates unwanted trouble and ...

Life&Culture A Look Inside the Vegas Shooter's Hotel Room
Author: 0 A Look Inside the Vegas Shooter's Hotel Room

The FBI has requested all inquiries be referred directly to them. He told reporters Thursday that no direct threat against the city has been detected. The gunman is believed to have booked the room in advance - as the hotel was sold out that night. Police said Paddock did leave a note, and that he may have been trying to escape after the shooting .

Author: 0 Las Vegas gunman scouted hotels near Fenway Park in Boston

A Chicago hotel where a law enforcement official says Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock booked a room in August during a music festival says no one by that name stayed at the hotel. But William Evans said Thursday he could not confirm the report and had not been briefed on the matter. There is no indication he ever traveled to Boston or Chicago, the officials said.

Life&Culture Lewis Hamilton on the Malaysian Grand Prix
Author: 0 Lewis Hamilton on the Malaysian Grand Prix

But he limited the damage, finishing fourth, just two places behind Hamilton in Sepang's final race which was won by Max Verstappen of Red Bull . Any way back for German? Malaysian Grand prix Results & Full Race Replay: The weekend start on the early hours of Friday morning at around 03:00 am uk time with first practice session while the second practice session will start at 07:00 am uk time .

Life&Culture Wilder to defend heavyweight title against Stiverne Nov. 4
Author: 0 Wilder to defend heavyweight title against Stiverne Nov. 4

When the test result came back on Thursday it was positive for two banned diuretics, chlorothiazide and hydrochlorothiazide, which are used to treat high blood pressure but also can be used as masking agents for steroid use. Stiverne, 39, remains the only fighter to go the distance with "The Bronze Bomber" in 38 bouts, but has fought just once since the reverse and has been out of the ring for nearly two years.

Author: 0 Justice League: 13 Complaints Everyone Will (Probably) Have

It seems that DC comics most notorious villain, Darkseid will make his live-action debut in " Justice League " as a new theory hints that the latter will appear in the film's final battle . "It doesn't have the weight Batman v Superman had", she said. Fueled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Supermans selfless act, Bruce Wayne enlists the help of his newfound ally, Diana Prince, to face an even greater enemy.

Life&Culture Gun laws in U.S. allow mass shootings like Las Vegas to occur
Author: 0 Gun laws in U.S. allow mass shootings like Las Vegas to occur

A Filipino official says Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock traveled at least twice to the Philippines, where his girlfriend was born. He's not surprised by that. The U.S. Congress on Tuesday shelved a controversial plan to make it easier to purchase gun silencers, as U.S. President Donald Trump signalled that a future debate about the nation's gun laws was possible.

Life&Culture British author Kazuo Ishiguro scoops Nobel Prize in literature
Author: 0 British author Kazuo Ishiguro scoops Nobel Prize in literature

After a few false starts, Ishiguro completed his first novel, " A Pale View of Hills ", narrated by a Japanese woman whose daughter has committed suicide. So I grew up with a very strong image in my head of this other country, a very important other country to which I had a strong emotional tie", he said.

Author: 0 Vegas shooter may have scouted Fenway Park as possible target

Sheriff Joseph Lombardo told reporters that Stephen Paddock rented a room through Airbnb at the Ogden hotel in central Las Vegas but police didn't know why. Investigators have said the attack, the deadliest mass shooting in recent USA history, was meticulously planned . The concert, which ran from September 22 to 24, featured Chance the Rapper , Lorde and Blink 182.

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