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Joe Jonas engaged to 'Game of Thrones' star Sophie Turner Joe Jonas engaged to 'Game of Thrones' star Sophie Turner
- October 17, 2017

Joe Jonas and Game of Thrones Sophie Turner are engaged. "Congratulations to my handsome girlfriend on her engagement", she began in a post which has racked up nearly one million likes so far. "You do feel like you're living in a fishbowl", Turner recently told Marie Claire of her public relationship with Jonas. Congratulations to my brother. (more...)
Why Kevin Can Wait Really Killed Off Kevin's Wife Why Kevin Can Wait Really Killed Off Kevin's Wife
- October 17, 2017

And fans probably shouldn't hold out hope that the show will eventually address the details surrounding Donna's death, if James's new interview with the New York Daily News is any indication. As previously reported , Hayes was written out of the show in a rather unceremonious way, with James' character offhandedly mentioning that she died. (more...)
Newark Leads Pack in Bid for Amazon HQ 2 Newark Leads Pack in Bid for Amazon HQ 2
- October 17, 2017

In addition, Newark is offering a property-tax abatement worth $1 billion and another $1 billion that Amazon's new Newark workers would gain over 20 years from the city waiving its local wage tax. Democratic candidate Phil Murphy, a former Goldman Sachs executive, has said he wants to attract Amazon but hasn't explicitly backed the state tax credits. (more...)
The 'Star Wars' Han Solo movie now has an official name The 'Star Wars' Han Solo movie now has an official name
- October 17, 2017

The next Star Wars standalone film is officially titled Solo: A Star Wars Story . Director Ron Howard has at last announced the title for the Star Wars spinoff centering on a young Han Solo: Solo: A Star Wars Story . The Han Solo movie stars Alden Ehrenreich as a 20-something version of Harrison Ford's infamous smuggler, Donald Glover in the role of his duplicitous frenemy Lando Calrissian - originated in The Empire Strikes Back by Billy Dee Williams - and Joonas Suotamo ... (more...)
Retailer pulls Anne Frank Halloween costume amid complaints Retailer pulls Anne Frank Halloween costume amid complaints
- October 17, 2017

The costume included a green beret, blue button-up dress and brown shoulder bag. Last year, Costumeish.com came under criticism for an outfit billed as "Parisian Heist Robbery Victim", which allowed people to dress up as robbery victim Kim Kardashian, though the reality TV star was not mentioned by name. (more...)
Anupam Kher takes over as FTII chairman, conducts his first acting class Anupam Kher takes over as FTII chairman, conducts his first acting class
- October 17, 2017

The FTII students who had opposed Kher while pointing out to "conflict of interest" issues as he runs a private acting institute, said they discussed their problems with him. While Kher said the interaction was fruitful, students were not amused and claimed they will continue the boycott till a concrete solution is arrived at. (more...)
Prince William, Kate Middleton Want Prince George To Attend Co-Ed School Prince William, Kate Middleton Want Prince George To Attend Co-Ed School
- October 17, 2017

The little royal is a fan of The Lion King , dad Prince William revealed during a surprise appearance at London's Paddington train station on Monday. "He has watched some LEGO movies as well", William imparted, though he did not indicate any feelings George might have as to the merits of said LEGO movies. (more...)
Columbus Crew could leave OH for Texas
- October 17, 2017

While Precourt did not confirm a date for the move, he did admit the team is looking at relocation options, with Austin featuring heavily in his released statement. The Dispatch also reports that Precourt paid an above market value price of $68 million for the team in 2013 because he was considering moving the franchise. (more...)
Abu Dhabi Investment Authority inks $1bn deal with Indian infrastructure fund
- October 17, 2017

Six domestic institutional investors (DIIs) - HDFC Standard Life Insurance Company Limited, HDFC Asset Management Company Limited, Housing Development Finance Corporation Limited, ICICI Bank, Kotak Mahindra Old Mutual Life Insurance and Axis Bank - will also be joining the NIIF Master Fund along with ADIA, apart from the government. (more...)
B-town celebrities grace screening of Secret Superstar B-town celebrities grace screening of Secret Superstar
- October 17, 2017

Directed by Advait Chandan , the movie will present Zaira as an aspiring singer, who faces resistance from her father in her pursuit. This is the first time we have seen Aamir Khan doing this kind of role and he looks good. In an event in Singapore, Khan mentioned that Secret Superstar is a much bigger film in terms of what it is trying to say. In order to earn a huge box office collection, Deepavali 2017 festival seems to have been chosen as the date of release by the filmmakers of ... (more...)
Jennifer Lawrence shares her 'humiliating' body shaming experience Jennifer Lawrence shares her 'humiliating' body shaming experience
- October 17, 2017

Wanting to defend herself, Lawrence informed another producer of this inappropriate treatment. Addressing a crowd at Elle's Women in Hollywood event in Los Angeles on Monday night, the Oscar victor opened up about how she was once asked by a producer to stand side-by-side with about five women who were "much, much thinner" than her. (more...)
Kashmir: Soldier beaten up by mob on suspicion of braid chopping Kashmir: Soldier beaten up by mob on suspicion of braid chopping
- October 17, 2017

A SHO and two policemen were injured along with a youth who has been hospitalised, they said. A police official confirmed that the soldier had been assaulted by local boys after it was alleged that he was involved in braid chopping. Reports said that soon after the woman's braid was chopped off, scores of people took to streets and staged massive protests. There have been many incidents when people caught and beat suspected braid choppers, who later turned out to be innocent. (more...)
Kris Jenner Shares Festive Photo from KUWTK Christmas Special Kris Jenner Shares Festive Photo from KUWTK Christmas Special
- October 17, 2017

Notably absent from the shot is Kylie Jenner , who is pregnant with her first child with rapper Travis Scott . Kris Jenner shared a picture from Christmas feeling - but where is Kylie? Neither the Kardashians nor the Jenners have been known to hold back when it comes to Christmas decor, and Kris was no exception for last year's holiday season. (more...)
State Street Corp Lowers Holdings in Domino's Pizza Inc (DPZ)
- October 17, 2017

Jefferies Group Lc holds 0.01% or 8,422 shares in its portfolio. William Blair Investment Management LLC purchased a new stake in Domino's Pizza in the 2nd quarter valued at about $113,818,000. October 13 investment analysts at Barclays kept the company rating at "Equal-Weight" but raised the price expectation from $132.00 to $184.00. Investors are paying close attention to shares of Domino's Pizza Group Plc (DOM.L). (more...)
Rand drops on Zuma's surprise 'pro-nuclear' cabinet reshuffle Rand drops on Zuma's surprise 'pro-nuclear' cabinet reshuffle
- October 17, 2017

Nzimande's party has long called for Zuma's resignation‚ saying he is responsible for the mass-scale corruption witnessed in government. In March, former Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan and deputy Mcebisi Jonas were among those who were sacked. (more...)
Spokane residents join #MeToo social media campaign bringing awareness to sexual harassment Spokane residents join #MeToo social media campaign bringing awareness to sexual harassment
- October 17, 2017

Even when one realises how this power-play between sexes has turned out to be a almost universal practise, one would find that what began as a social-media awareness movement on sexual assault , eventually turned out to be a gendered account of harassment-and in this case, mostly women. (more...)
Björk Says She Was Sexually Harassed By A Danish Director Björk Says She Was Sexually Harassed By A Danish Director
- October 17, 2017

She did not name the filmmaker, claiming that, after confronting him, "he had a more fair and meaningful relationship with his actresses after [her] confrontation so there is hope". The director told Denmark's Jylannds Posten newspaper that the singer's allegations were "not the case" before saying that Björk "delivered one of the greatest performances" of any of his films. (more...)
Anil Kumble turns 47, cricketers wish him Anil Kumble turns 47, cricketers wish him
- October 17, 2017

Meanwhile, former Indian batsman Virender Sehwag continued his typical witty way while wishing Kumble on his birthday. But later, the board has deleted its post after which the board faced backlash from Kumble's fans. Meanwhile, Indian off-spinner Harbhajan Singh said that Kumble is a very humble man and a flawless role model. On the other hand, Tendulkar also poured best wishes for former spinner who become 2nd player in the world to take 10 wickets. (more...)
Google Doodle: The life of Selena Quintanilla, the 'Queen of Tejano Music' Google Doodle: The life of Selena Quintanilla, the 'Queen of Tejano Music'
- October 17, 2017

Quintanilla became synonymous with Tejano music, a blend of Texan and Mexican styles, and released five albums in total. The doodle documents the singer's journey from childhood to when she finally gained stardom and is animated to the tune of 'Bidi Bidi Bom Bom' , her 1994 song from her Amor Prohibido album. (more...)
Gerard Butler taken to hospital after motorcycle crash Gerard Butler taken to hospital after motorcycle crash
- October 17, 2017

A source close to Butler told the site: "Someone called 911, paramedics came and took Gerard to a nearby hospital where he was treated for his injuries". "I don't know what I was thinking". "I decide a few days later, 'maybe it wasn't an allergic reaction, maybe I just took too much", he recalled on October 12. (more...)
Is an Oil Price Rally in the Works? Is an Oil Price Rally in the Works?
- October 17, 2017

Under U.S. law, the president must certify every 90 days to Congress that Iran is complying with the deal. Goldman Sachs says "there remains high uncertainty on potential impact of new geopolitical tensions (over Iraq and Iran) on the oil market ". (more...)
'Amrapali' director and actor Lekh Tandon dead 'Amrapali' director and actor Lekh Tandon dead
- October 17, 2017

Celebs like Rishi Kapoor, Shabana Azmi, Ashutosh Gowariker, Shekhar Kapur and others paid homage to the visionary. Filmmaker Ashoke Pandit also expressed his sadness on social media. Tandon, born in Lahore, has an impressive array of movies in his filmmaking kitty including "Uttarayan" (1985), Dulhan Wahi Jo Piya Man Bhaaye (1977) and "Andolan" (1975). (more...)
Bigg Boss 11 preview: a SURPRISE ELIMINATION takes place! Bigg Boss 11 preview: a SURPRISE ELIMINATION takes place!
- October 17, 2017

In the first week, Priyank Sharma was thrown out of the house for hitting Akash Dadlani. In a shocking turn of events, Bigg Boss 11 saw another eviction after Sshivani Durga walked out last night. The housemates were as shocked as we were. The episode ended with Akash and Puneesh being upset with Vikas over the nominations. Hina Khan , Vikas Gupta , Sapna Choudhary , Jyoti Kumari and Sshivani Durga - were nominated for eliminations this week. (more...)
Cher Will Appear in Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again Cher Will Appear in Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again
- October 17, 2017

Numerous characters from the original film, including Meryl Streep , Pierce Brosnan and Dame Julie Walters, will also appear in the sequel. It's been seven years since Cher has graced the big screen - remember when she co-starred alongside Christina Aguilera in Burlesque? - but, now, it won't be much longer until she'll be making her return. (more...)
Yael Grobglas Preys on Melissa Benoist's Fears in Tonight's New 'Supergirl' Yael Grobglas Preys on Melissa Benoist's Fears in Tonight's New 'Supergirl'
- October 17, 2017

Her daughter Ruby got in a physical altercation at school and she and the principal could not figure out why ... at first. Meanwhile, things at CatCo . As Ruby sits in a pizza shop and ignores Sam's texts, Psi attacks again. The thought that she may have done that is hard for her to bear. The final scene of the episode brought M'gann back into the fold with a message for J'onn: Come to Mars... (more...)
District erases 'To Kill a Mockingbird' from lesson plan District erases 'To Kill a Mockingbird' from lesson plan
- October 17, 2017

Hutchful has been told Biloxi schools have district-wide policies that require Biloxi administrators to have a review committee listen to parent complaints, and ultimately determine what resources teachers use to educate their students. Some of the books we read in school can change our lives. The writer and producer Dominic Mitchell tweeted that the decision was "censorship" at its worst. (more...)
Carrie Fisher scared off friend's sexual predator with cow tongue threat Carrie Fisher scared off friend's sexual predator with cow tongue threat
- October 17, 2017

Ross called into 94.9 MixFM in Tuscon, Arizona last week to tell her story on "The Morning Mix " about a producer, who she does not name, who asked her to dinner under the pretense of talking about work. The New York Times broke Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein's alleged sexual assault habit on October 5, and less than two weeks later, the number of accusers has reached 40 , and is likely to keep growing. (more...)
Kevin Hart will perform at Target Center during Super Bowl weekend Kevin Hart will perform at Target Center during Super Bowl weekend
- October 17, 2017

SIOUX CITY | Comedian Kevin Hart will be bringing his stand-up to the Tyson Events Center Jan. 20. Hart also performed at the OnCenter in 2015 as part of his "Kevin Hart: What Now?" tour - the same tour in which he became the first comedian to sell out an National Football League stadium, selling more than 50,000 tickets . (more...)
Sukkah Blocks Brooklyn Woman From Escaping Apartment Fire, 14 Injured Sukkah Blocks Brooklyn Woman From Escaping Apartment Fire, 14 Injured
- October 17, 2017

The fire is believed to have started on the second floor before moving to the third, then the fourth and cockloft, and becoming a third-alarm blaze, according to fire officials. That woman, identified by the Daily News as Daniella Liby, was rushed to a nearby hospital by Hatzolah ambulance service. Nine other people suffered minor injuries and are listed in stable condition. (more...)
PM Modi to hold rally in Gujarat today PM Modi to hold rally in Gujarat today
- October 17, 2017

The "Trump-needs-another-hug" comment from Rahul was of course a reference to the many hugs Prime Minister Narendra Modi gives his counterparts. "Modiji quick; looks like President Trump needs another hug", Gandhi tweeted. The threat is worse because Pakistan and India are two nuclear-armed states whose tense relations threaten to spiral into conflict. The joint statements of the two leaders contained strong statements against Pakistan from President Trump and renewed commitments on ... (more...)