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Life&Culture Eminem releases new album 'Revival'
Author: 0 Eminem releases new album 'Revival'

The song talks about white privilege, racism, and violence against African Americans. He also takes an in-depth look at the Black Lives Matter movement, as well as Colin Kaepernick and the NFL national anthem protests. Pitchfork noted that the track was overly preachy and not as cleverly composed as some of Eminem's previous work. When asked about the idea of undertaking a major tour , he said: "I'm not sure".

Life&Culture Rajkummar Rao Starrer Newton is Out of Oscars 2018 Race!
Author: 0 Rajkummar Rao Starrer Newton is Out of Oscars 2018 Race!

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences recently unveiled nine films that will compete for a nomination for the best foreign-language film Oscar and the Amit Masurkar's black comedy is not a part of it. South African film Inxeba ( The Wound ) has strengthened its chances of winning an Oscar at next year's prestigious ceremony after being shortlisted for a nomination and winning two global awards this week.

Author: 0 Taylor Swift's Bestie Says A Certain Ex-Boyfriend Turned Her Into 'Quasimodo'

She's happy! Todrick said: 'I think she's the happiest I've ever seen her . Taylor Swift has thanked her fans for making her 27th year special as she turned 28. 'Now she's so happy, standing up completely straight and so tall and so confident ... Todrick told the radio show that the Look What You Made Me Do singer is "very sensitive" when it comes to public criticism.

Life&Culture Warner Bros unveil first poster of 'Ocean's 8'
Author: 0 Warner Bros unveil first poster of 'Ocean's 8'

Under the tagline, 'every con has its pros , ' the sequel to Steven Soderbergh's Ocean's trilogy stars Sandra Bullock as ringleader Debbie Ocean , the sister of George Clooney 's Danny. Rounding out the team and representing the next generation of thieves are Dakota Fanning and comedian Awkawafina. The new poster of Ocean's 8 is here and it looks like a million bucks.

Life&Culture Akshay Kumar takes up social causes through his films
Author: 0 Akshay Kumar takes up social causes through his films

Agreed that " Padman " looks like a happier film that has a mass appeal as compared to "Phullu", but the drama from the families and the society remains the same in both the trailers. Amitabh Bachchan , who is the narrator in the trailer, also has a cameo in the film. In this R Balki-directorial, the Toilet: Ek Prem Katha star is stepping into the shoes of national hero Arunachalam Muruganantham - the inventor of low-priced sanitary napkins for women in rural areas.

Life&Culture Cast reflects on Carrie Fisher's and Leia's legacy
Author: 0 Cast reflects on Carrie Fisher's and Leia's legacy

We all had precious moments, some more than others but I cherished the time I had with her. Hamill, 66, says he and Fisher, who died past year four days after going into cardiac arrest during a flight, ultimately became great friends. I shouldn't be upset she's not around, I should be grateful for all the time I had with her. Carrie appears in the flick as the Resistance general in scenes filmed prior to her passing, and Mark has praised her performance as "great", as he revealed the ...

Life&Culture Kids in church Nativity pageant fight after 'sheep' steals baby Jesus
Author: 0 Kids in church Nativity pageant fight after 'sheep' steals baby Jesus

The toddler took off with baby Jesus mid-song and danced with him on stage, but was soon cut off when the 3-year-old playing Mary took Jesus back and returned the doll to his bed. "We were crying laughing", she told ABC News. Mary was not pleased. Teegan then takes center stage and starts dancing with the doll and shows him off the crowd.

Life&Culture WWE And Facebook To Launch Exclusive Weekly WWE Show
Author: 0 WWE And Facebook To Launch Exclusive Weekly WWE Show

The special 12-episode event will give one Raw or SmackDown LIVE combo the opportunity to win $100,000 for a charity of their choosing. There has been talk for a few weeks now that WWE were working with Facebook about a project that would air exclusively on the social media outlet.

Life&Culture Do you watch Netflix? It's watching you, too -- and closely
Author: 0 Do you watch Netflix? It's watching you, too -- and closely

Someone asked, "Why are you calling people out like that?" Another user said the tweet was wonderful, "except for the "watching us like big brother" part". Netflix didn't immediately respond to a request for comment on the reaction to the tweet, which has been retweeted about 66,000 times and liked 259,000 times and has drawn 4,000 replies.

Life&Culture Fox deal will test Disney's chief Mouseketeer
Author: 0 Fox deal will test Disney's chief Mouseketeer

So, Disney looks nearly certain to emerge as the buyer of Fox's assets, and likely to see little or no opposition to the deal from a regulatory standpoint. 'When a set of assets like 21st Century Fox's becomes available, it's our responsibility to evaluate if there's a strategic fit that could benefit our company and our shareholders, ' the Philadelphia-based company said in a statement.

Life&Culture Now His Mom Is Facing Criticism For Racists Posts
Author: 0 Now His Mom Is Facing Criticism For Racists Posts

Social media is fueling questions about a fundraising effort for Keaton Jones and his family after a viral video concerning bullying . The Keaton Jones story started out so simple over the weekend: Kid makes a video about being bullied.

Life&Culture PM Modi condoles death of actor-director Neeraj Vora
Author: 0 PM Modi condoles death of actor-director Neeraj Vora

In March, Neeraj's dear friend Feroz Nadiadwala shifted him to his residence in Mumbai , where a room has been converted into an Intensive Care Unit (ICU). Writer , actor , director and musician Neeraj Vora has died at the age of 54 at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences in Delhi. Even, the famous filmmaker Ashoke Pandit tweeted and said that " Writer , Director , Actor , Producer Neeraj Vora was on a ventilator from last 4 days & expired due to multi-organ failure".

Life&Culture After Producing Brother-In-Law Aayush Sharma's Film, Salman Khan Reveals Its Title!
Author: 0 After Producing Brother-In-Law Aayush Sharma's Film, Salman Khan Reveals Its Title!

Khan made the announcement on Twitter. Congratulating his brother-in-law, the actor wrote on Twitter, "Congrats @ aaysharma Now is the time for a lot of mehnat aur lagan". Let us tell you all that the same thing had happened with its first part, Ek Tha Tiger . It had been reported that Abhiraj was a former assistant to director Ali Abbas Zafar, who Salman met during his 2016 film shoot.

Life&Culture Colton Haynes Returning To 'Arrow' During Season 6
Author: 0 Colton Haynes Returning To 'Arrow' During Season 6

As Arsenal, Roy stuck by Oliver's side until the end of Season 3, where he pretended to be the Arrow in order to clear Oliver Queen's name. Viewers last saw Haynes' Arsenal character in season 4, in a one-episode appearance, when the Calculator went head-to-head with Team Arrow .

Life&Culture Watch 'Homeland' Season 7 Trailer: 'Tell Me What Just Happened!'
Author: 0 Watch 'Homeland' Season 7 Trailer: 'Tell Me What Just Happened!'

At the same time, imprisoned Saul Berenson ( Mandy Patinkin ) is seen talking to a close member of Keane's administration. Meanwhile, potential assassins still loom and Carrie must take things into her own hands. According to Showtime, season 7 will feature Carrie, who left her job at the White House and is living with her sister Maggie to take on the Keane administration and secure the release of the 200 arrested officials.

Life&Culture USA Network Orders Fourth Season of Hit Series MR. ROBOT
Author: 0 USA Network Orders Fourth Season of Hit Series MR. ROBOT

Robot ( Christian Slater ), whom Elliot is unable to control. Ahead of the Mr. Robot season 3 finale, USA Network confirmed the show's fate. He previously won in 2016 when the series also took home the Globe for Best Drama Series. Esmail has managed to maintain that momentum throughout the entire third season, with brief nods to something greater and more surreal than we could anticipate: parallel worlds.

Life&Culture Weather Authority: Snow likely for Wednesday morning commute
Author: 0 Weather Authority: Snow likely for Wednesday morning commute

We do get a break in our weather for Thursday , with breaks of sunshine. A Lake Effect Snow Warning means significant amounts of lake effect snow are forecast that will make travel very hazardous or impossible. Overnight low temperatures will range from 10 to 25 degrees. The National Weather Service has already issued a winter storm watch for parts of the region, with mentions of up to a foot of snow over northwestern Pennsylvania between Monday night and Wednesday afternoon.

Author: 0 Sophie Turner on reading Game of Thrones finale script: 'We were crying'

Of course, out of all the characters on Game of Thrones , it will be the most interesting to see how Cersei Lannister will be handling her power. This has been a part of people's lives for so many years. "And without Littlefinger, it's a test for her of whether she can get through it", Turner said. Sansa, why are you doing this to us?! "What's going to motivate her?" Is it just about keeping Winterfell as it is in this now good place? Is it the rising threat of the undead? Where do her ...

Life&Culture Mesta's death: State govt. decides on CBI probe
Author: 0 Mesta's death: State govt. decides on CBI probe

Nineteen-year-old Paresh Mesta's death sparked tensions in the Uttara Kannada district after the BJP termed it as an incident of communal violence. "In view of this request (by Paresh's father) and public protests in different locations in Uttara Kannada district and damage to public and private properties, the government has chose to entrust the case to the CBI for investigation", the government stated in its order.

Life&Culture Russell Simmons Accused of Rape by 3 Women
Author: 0 Russell Simmons Accused of Rape by 3 Women

Lisa Kirk says Simmons, who she knew through a former boyfriend, tried to assault her at a club in 1988, following her into the women's restroom and pushing her into a stall. She claims she bumped into him while she and another women were lost and trying to find their group of friends. "I am blessed to have shared extraordinary relationships, whether through work or love, with many great women; and I have enormous respect for the women's movement worldwide and their struggle for respect, ...

Life&Culture PBS Suspends Tavis Smiley After Sexual Harassment Claims
Author: 0 PBS Suspends Tavis Smiley After Sexual Harassment Claims

Tavis has not yet issued a statement and representatives did not immediately respond to a request for comment. In a statement announcing the late night talk show's suspension, PBS noted that an inquiry into Smiley's conduct uncovered "multiple, credible" allegations.

Life&Culture 'Miracle' baby survives being born with heart outside her chest
Author: 0 'Miracle' baby survives being born with heart outside her chest

Within one hour of birth, Wilkins entered the first of what would be three surgeries , which involved 50 hospital staff to put her heart back into her body, TIME reports . Consultant Neonatologist Jonathan Cusack said: 'The bag keeps the organs sterile but also keeps the tissues moist. Doctors had to work to keep the heart safe and covered, so they can later perform surgery to put it back into the chest cavity and cover it with skin.

Life&Culture Explosion at Manhattan hub in the morning
Author: 0 Explosion at Manhattan hub in the morning

When asked if Akayefd Ullah made statements alluding to the Islamic State, NYPD Commissioner James Neill said the suspect did make statements, but did not go into further details. Andrew Cuomo said the perpetrator used an amateur "effectively low-tech device". The area around Times Square and 42nd Street in Manhattan were closed off after the device went off at around 7.30am local time, in a pedestrian walkway connecting Seventh Avenue, Eighth Avenue and Broadway lines at the Port ...

Life&Culture Gold Loses Sheen As It Hits 4-Month Low Of Rs 29,400
Author: 0 Gold Loses Sheen As It Hits 4-Month Low Of Rs 29,400

The dollar was unchanged at 113.56 yen. At the meeting, which concludes on Wednesday, the U.S. Central bank is widely expected to raise benchmark interest rates for the third time this year and comment on the pace of further rate hikes. "The path of least resistance is down on the FOMC meeting", Graves said of the metal's response to outgoing Fed Chair Janet Yellen's last meeting in charge.

Life&Culture Comedian cancels entire tour
Author: 0 Comedian cancels entire tour

The Tour That Doesn't Tour Tour. The tour completely sold out, and broke a string of records including over one million tickets sold in arenas across the United Kingdom and Ireland, making it the biggest stand-up comedy tour in the world. The Sun reported how his two companies were earning just a little over £5,000 every day, helping his wealth surge from £27.7million to £29.6million.

Life&Culture California fires: largest blaze threatens Santa Barbara and prompts evacuation
Author: 0 California fires: largest blaze threatens Santa Barbara and prompts evacuation

New evacuations were ordered as the fire sent up an enormous plume near Montecito and Carpinteria, seaside areas in Santa Barbara County that had been under fire threat for days and were now choked with smoke. And with the Santa Ana winds dying down, officials say the smoke could stick around for a while. High fire risk is expected to last into January. Officials handed out masks to residents who stayed behind in Montecito, the wealthy hillside enclave that's home to celebrities such as ...

Life&Culture Now His Mother Faces Backlash Over Confederate Flags
Author: 0 Now His Mother Faces Backlash Over Confederate Flags

Keaton's sister Lakyn took to Twitter on Monday night to defend her mother. He said in an update on the page that he doesn't "know the family personally and never claimed to have known them". Allegations spread on social media that she, and possibly Keaton, used the N-word. "@kimberlyjones_38 WELL WELL WELL AS YOU ALL KNOW I FUCKING HATE RACISIM TAKE A LOOK AT WHAT SOMEONE CLAIMING TO BE KEATON's MOM HAD TO SAY FUCK THIS BITCH!" " CBS This Morning " correspondent Mark Strassmann, who ...

Life&Culture Netflix cuts ties with kids exec Andy Yeatman
Author: 0 Netflix cuts ties with kids exec Andy Yeatman

Yeatman reportedly was coaching a youth soccer game in Los Angeles on a weekend when he was approached by a woman he didn't know who asked him about the Masterson situation. Netflix said in a statement to the Post that " Mr. Yeatman's comments were careless, uninformed and do not represent the views of the company", though it claimed that he did not play any role in the decisions on what to do about Masterson .

Life&Culture Lead singer of rock's Smithereens, Pat DiNizio, dead at 62
Author: 0 Lead singer of rock's Smithereens, Pat DiNizio, dead at 62

The band featured DiNizio on vocals and guitar, Jim Babjak (guitar and vocals), Mike Mesaros (bass and vocals), and Dennis Diken (drums). Just a few days prior to his death, DiNizio shared a message on the band's Facebook page, providing an update on his ongoing medical care.

Life&Culture Morrissey refutes controversial Kevin Spacey comments
Author: 0 Morrissey refutes controversial Kevin Spacey comments

No, never. Would I ever support abuse of children? In the Der Spiegel piece, Morrissey is quoted as saying that he felt Spacey - who actor Anthony Rapp alleged made sexual advances toward him at a party in 1986, when Spacey was 26 and Rapp was 14 years old - was being "attacked unnecessarily".

Life&Culture Meghan Markle to spend Christmas with Queen at Sandringham
Author: 0 Meghan Markle to spend Christmas with Queen at Sandringham

However, in a break with tradition by which royal partners must wait until they are married before being invited, Markle would also be joining Harry's elder brother William and his wife Kate, the prince's office Kensington Palace said. Prince Harry and Meghan Markle brightened up 2017 with their engagement news in November , and it's now been confirmed the couple will spend Christmas at Sandringham with the Royal family .

Life&Culture Tiger Zinda Hai new still: It's Salman Khan vs a deadly wolf
Author: 0 Tiger Zinda Hai new still: It's Salman Khan vs a deadly wolf

A snippet of the sequence has been released by Yash Raj Films. To clarify it Ali Abbas told Mid-Day, confront between tiger and wolf is important part of film. Zafar says that the chase sequence comes at a crucial juncture in the spy thriller that is the sequel to Ek Tha Tiger (2012). A close source to the movie said "It is producer Aditya Chopra's vision that the film matches with worldwide standards of action and the crew is going the extra mile to ensure that the spy drama TZH delivers ...

Life&Culture Bon Jovi, Nina Simone highlight Rock and Roll Hall's inductees
Author: 0 Bon Jovi, Nina Simone highlight Rock and Roll Hall's inductees

Find out more through the official Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame website . Sister Rosetta Tharpe will be given an Early Influence award. An edited version will air later on HBO and there will be a radio broadcast on SiriusXM . Sambora commented, stating, "It's certainly an honor to be recognized by the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame , and I am thinking about all of my heroes and my peers that have been inducted before me - it's great to be in that queue".

Life&Culture Judge refuses to delay order requiring military to start accepting transgender recruits
Author: 0 Judge refuses to delay order requiring military to start accepting transgender recruits

The Pentagon announced Monday that it would enforce the January 1 court-imposed deadline for processing transgender military applicants as the Department of Justice appeals the ruling . "The military has had almost a year and a half to be ready to implement an enlistment policy its own leaders created and adopted". Here's where things stand with regard to the trans troops ban.

Life&Culture Jada Pinkett Smith upset about Girls Trip Globes snub
Author: 0 Jada Pinkett Smith upset about Girls Trip Globes snub

Smith's series of tweets about Haddish seem to highlight a much larger picture which comes across as disheartening, to say the least. There were plenty of snubs missed by yesterday's announcement of the Golden Globe nominations. OK, there was more than just one, given the award show's spotty track record, but the omission of Tiffany Haddish from " Girls Trip " left a particularly bad taste in our mouths.

Life&Culture Woman Accused Of Dismembering Husband
Author: 0 Woman Accused Of Dismembering Husband

According to police, Eubank admitted to shooting and killing her husband and dismembering his body, American broadcaster WCPO reports. Marcia's son, who lives on and off with his parents, climbed into the house through a window Saturday when he was locked out.

Life&Culture William and Harry set to join showbiz royalty for Star Wars premiere
Author: 0 William and Harry set to join showbiz royalty for Star Wars premiere

Laughing at his earned inclusion, Johnson then talked about another huge moment in this whole Star Wars experience: getting to consult on the new Star Tours ride upgrade that will include The Last Jedi in its canon. What makes it feel Star Wars? "I gasped, I laughed, I screamed, I cried and I had the time of my life", IGN Comics editor Joshua Yelh said. "My Dad (Bruce Dern) had done an independent film called Silent Running that was a great influence on George Lucas", Dern ...

Author: 0 Mother of bully victim Keaton Jones, 11, faces backlash

Keaton also told the network that he asked for his mum to record and post the video to raise awareness about the impact of bullying, and not for any financial gain. Tellingly, she went on to propose that she had been victimized in the past: "I've said I've spent most of my life being bullied and judged because I wasn't racist", she told CBS's Mark Strassmann.

Life&Culture James Corden Puckers Up For Christmas Carpool With HUGE Stars
Author: 0 James Corden Puckers Up For Christmas Carpool With HUGE Stars

Harry appeared as part of the all-star feature which saw cameos from the likes of Ed Sheeran , P!nk , Bruno Mars , Katy Perry and more who were all on hand to help James sing "Santa Clause Is Coming To Town". "Wow, I did not expect that for Christmas", Corden joked afterwards. James Corden called on all of his celebrity mates to help him in a special Christmas edition of Carpool Karaoke .