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Manchester Arena to reopen, with fundraising concert helmed by Noel Gallagher Manchester Arena to reopen, with fundraising concert helmed by Noel Gallagher
- August 17, 2017

The Manchester Arena will reopen for the first time since the terror attack with a benefit concert to honour those killed in the bombing. Following the attack, rough sleeper Parker received global acclaim after he described witnessing the effects of the blast and tending to the injured. (more...)
Clay Aiken apologizes for thinking Trump 'was not actually racist' Clay Aiken apologizes for thinking Trump 'was not actually racist'
- August 17, 2017

In a March 2016 clip, Fox Business presented Clay Aiken , saying that he didn't believe the Republican candidate was racist. Aiken, who launched a failed House bid in North Carolina as a Democrat in 2014, called Trump a " nice guy " in an interview last month. (more...)
Wow! Game of Thrones Series 7 Episode 6 Accidentally Leaked Online Wow! Game of Thrones Series 7 Episode 6 Accidentally Leaked Online
- August 17, 2017

According to HBO , the leak appears to have stemmed from a mistake by a third-party vendor in those territories. The episode was online for an hour, long enough for people to see it and share it on social media. Now episode six has leaked online , but it looks to be from another source. Indeed, Thor: The Dark World and Terminator Genisys director Alan Taylor helms this episode, returning to the series for the first time since Season 2 after directing various episodes in the first ... (more...)
North Korea: We will launch salvo at U.S. base North Korea: We will launch salvo at U.S. base
- August 17, 2017

To reinforce the point, the president later shared a post from the United States Pacific Command stating that it was standing by for orders should the need arise. Our readiness, we are ready". US officials say they will be going ahead with long-scheduled military exercises with South Korea . Guam's homeland security adviser, George Charfauros, said on Wednesday officials were confident "the US Department of Defense is monitoring this situation very closely and is maintaining a ... (more...)
Daniel Craig finally confirms he'll be back as James Bond Daniel Craig finally confirms he'll be back as James Bond
- August 17, 2017

This was possibly the worst kept secret in the film business, with the New York Times quoting unnamed sources at Eon Productions and MGM last month, just days after the next film's release date was confirmed, although until as recently as yesterday morning, Craig himself had maintained the line that no decision had yet been made. (more...)
WWE SummerSlam 2017: Making the case for Roman Reigns
- August 17, 2017

Bray Wyatt used an odd method to coerce Finn Balor into showing his dark side at SummerSlam . His plan worked, with the Irishman promising to unleash his lesser seen self when the two meet at SummerSlam , live on Sky Sports Box Office at midnight on Monday. (more...)
Here's What Littlefinger's Letter that Arya Found Says Here's What Littlefinger's Letter that Arya Found Says
- August 17, 2017

Meanwhile, at that seedy old hub of Westeros, King's Landing, DAVOS SEAWORTH (who has been a favorite of mine since I read the books way back when) has arrived to provide us with another reunion we have been in dire need of. Sansa wrote this under duress, forced to by Cersei and her cohorts under implicit threat of death. Otherwise, the future of Winterfell will be at stake once again. (more...)
Amber Heard pokes fun at Barnaby Joyce over dual citizenship Amber Heard pokes fun at Barnaby Joyce over dual citizenship
- August 17, 2017

It was revealed this week an NZ Labour MP had asked a question in the New Zealand parliament about a scenario similar to that of Mr Joyce. Julie Bishop is known for her fashionable outfits but Labor thinks there's one thing missing from her wardrobe - a tinfoil hat. (more...)
Sessions: Charlottesville Driver May Face Hate Crime Charge Sessions: Charlottesville Driver May Face Hate Crime Charge
- August 17, 2017

It does meet the definition of domestic terrorism in our statute. This is absolutely unacceptable, it can not be countenanced, the president has directed us to get after it, our Federal Bureau of Investigation people are working on it assiduously. (more...)
HBO Investigating Hack of Its Twitter Accounts
- August 17, 2017

In the wake of a breach of HBO's computer system , which allegedly saw emails, scripts and unreleased episodes leaked, self-described White Hat collective OurMine has taken advantage of the high profile story. It said the incident wasn't connected to the recent cyber issue with HBO US. Game of Thrones has been one of the most-pirated TV shows for years, and it hasn't crimped ratings or subscriber numbers. (more...)
Baltimore removes Confederate statues in wake of Charlottesville Baltimore removes Confederate statues in wake of Charlottesville
- August 17, 2017

Here are the Confederate memorials that will be removed after Charlottesville . The remaining Confederate monuments in Baltimore include a Confederate women's monument in Bishop Square Park and a monument for soldiers and sailors on Mount Royal Avenue. (more...)
'America's Got Talent' Quarterfinals Night 1 Results: Top 7 Acts Moving On 'America's Got Talent' Quarterfinals Night 1 Results: Top 7 Acts Moving On
- August 17, 2017

And German-American supermodel Heidi Klum , 44, has certainly seen her fair share of weird and wonderful acts since joining the judging panel in 2013. After her wonderful performance, America's Got Talent 2017 gets back to results, as Tyra Banks calls up two more acts. Only seven of the 12 finalists will make it through to perform next week, meaning that for five acts, their America's Got Talent dreams end here. (more...)
Yankees star Judge sets dubious strikeout record Yankees star Judge sets dubious strikeout record
- August 17, 2017

Aaron Judge doesn't simply hit home runs. Mets right-hander Robert Gsellman surrendered three runs (two earned) on four hits and three walks while striking out two over 5 1/3 innings. Judge singled in the sixth inning and scored on Chase Headley's sac fly. The 24-year-old Gsellman showed he's ready to return after tossing six shutout innings in a rehab outing with Double-A Binghamton. (more...)
Man tweets pictures of father walking him to kindergarten, college Man tweets pictures of father walking him to kindergarten, college
- August 17, 2017

Now, as they were walking down the halls of Mississippi State University, the son listened to some life advice from his dad. "I plan on following all of that and more to make my family proud", Charles III told FOX 5 . "It hasn't hit me yet because they're still here, but I know it will hit me soon", Brockman said in a phone interview. "Yeah, it's really insane", Charles III said. (more...)
Rihanna Releases New Stance Socks Collection of Her Iconic Style Rihanna Releases New Stance Socks Collection of Her Iconic Style
- August 17, 2017

Since then she's gone on to release dozens of socks, including sheer red thigh-highs and toe socks that say "broke bitch " on them. Stance's Iconic Looks Collection celebrates Rihanna's most incredible and uncommonly cool outfits from her music videos with a two sock set that is anything but well behaved. (more...)
Planet of the Apes Planet of the Apes
- August 17, 2017

There's now no date for Planet of the Apes: Last Frontier but it's set to release on Xbox One, PS4, and PC this fall. With a length of about two to three hours, the game is meant to be played multiple times. Those opposing views will supposedly come into play throughout the course of the game as players will be forced to make choices which will inevitably harm one party and help the other. (more...)
BBC slams Channel 4's Bake Off scheduling as 'cynical' BBC slams Channel 4's Bake Off scheduling as 'cynical'
- August 17, 2017

THE BBC has branded Channel 4 "cynical" for scheduling The Great British Bake Off at the same time as the corporation's The Big Family Cooking Showdown . 'We never intended for our new cookery show to clash with theirs. The Big Family Cooking Showndown started this week on Tuesday but will now move to Thursdays to avoid clashing with Bake Off . (more...)
Anna Faris shares relationship advice following Chris Pratt split Anna Faris shares relationship advice following Chris Pratt split
- August 17, 2017

Faris told listeners that " life is too short" to be with someone who doesn't appreciate you or fully support you. Faris didn't hold back when giving fans advice and spoke honestly about her own relationship experience. "There's definitely a loneliness and, like, an internal element to being a performer". "We are sad to announce we are legally separating. Chris Pratt and Anna Faris ". (more...)
'Bachelor' cast says race 'absolutely' played role in DeMario Jackson sex scandal 'Bachelor' cast says race 'absolutely' played role in DeMario Jackson sex scandal
- August 17, 2017

Olympios has remained mum since concluding an independent investigation of the scandal, but Harrison told ET she and Jackson would talk on air for the " BiP ". "Nor does the tape show, contrary to many press reports, that the safety of any cast member was ever in jeopardy". In the wake of the Bachelor in Paradise scandal and the temporary shutdown of production, the show's producers chose to film Waddell and Bass's wedding to keep morale high among Bachelor fans. (more...)
Emma Stone Dethrones Jennifer Lawrence as World's Highest-Paid Actress Emma Stone Dethrones Jennifer Lawrence as World's Highest-Paid Actress
- August 17, 2017

Given the on-going controversy surrounding the wage gap in Hollywood, being the highest-paid actress is more important than ever. Lawrence, who previously topped the Forbes list two years in a row, now ranks at No. She will next appear alongside Steve Carell in Battle of the Sexes . The actress recently spoke out about Hollywood's gender pay gap, specifically praising some of her male co-stars who volunteered to cut their paycheck in order to ensure pay equality. (more...)
Vincent Will Direct a New Version of 'The Picture of Dorian Gray' Vincent Will Direct a New Version of 'The Picture of Dorian Gray'
- August 17, 2017

Check out a clip from that film below, to see just how obvious it is that Annie Clark directed it (it aligns with the St. Vincent aesthetic to a tee). The film also features segments by Karyn Kusama ( The Invitation ), Roxanne Benjamin ( Southbound ) and Jovanka Vuckovic ( Self Portrait ). In fact, the first ever film was a silent movie in 1910 called Dorian Grays Portraet, while the most recent - not counting this, of course - was 2009's Dorian Gray , starring Colin Firth, ... (more...)
Bay Ridge church removes plaques honoring Confederate general Bay Ridge church removes plaques honoring Confederate general
- August 17, 2017

The tree rises outside a shuttered Episcopal church in Bay Ridge. Patrick Gilbride, who has lived in the neighborhood since 2001, said the memorial served as a symbol of reconciliation. John's Episcopal Church in Fort Hamilton is slated to come down today, said the Episcopal Diocese of Long Island. Officials at the base declined to comment. (more...)
Fiancée: Ric Flair in critical condition, has 'multiple organ problems' Fiancée: Ric Flair in critical condition, has 'multiple organ problems'
- August 17, 2017

Flair was admitted to the hospital on Friday after complaining of severe abdominal pains. "I don't know how the media comes up with their stories", she wrote. At first Zanoni didn't reveal the severity of Flair's condition, but later asked the public to send "prayers & positive energy" to him since he was dealing with "tough medical issues". (more...)
Jimmy Kimmel Calls Trump 'Unhinged,' Prefers Cersei Lannister to Run the Country
- August 17, 2017

Kimmel went on at length, offering the opinion that the president is "completely unhinged". That's what we need to do with Donald Trump . Even worse than that, Trump defended the "alt-right", saying that they had some "very fine people". (more...)
'Carpool Karaoke': See Alicia Keys, John Legend Turn Nonsense Into Good Songs 'Carpool Karaoke': See Alicia Keys, John Legend Turn Nonsense Into Good Songs
- August 17, 2017

So, putting them in a vehicle to sing music and saying, 'Let's see how it goes...' It could not have been more fun. Below, check out clips from the next two episodes of Carpool Karaoke: The Series , featuring Alicia Keys & John Legend and Billy Eichner & Metallica , who bond over a classic song from THE LITTLE MERMAID . (more...)
Jai Lava Kusa: Lava Teaser On Vinayaka Chavithi
- August 17, 2017

According to the revised price, Jai Lava Kusa needs to collect $ 2Million in United States to be a successful film in the overseas market. He is shooting during the week days for Jai Lava Kusa and allotting time for Bigg Boss show on Saturday and Sunday. (more...)
Doctor Strange Knows About Avengers: Infinity War In Thor: Ragnarok Doctor Strange Knows About Avengers: Infinity War In Thor: Ragnarok
- August 17, 2017

The Kiwi filmmaker shared a new trailer for the film at Comic Con in San Diego. and it's even more insane than the last one. Though Ragnarok is very much about Asgardians punching each other's lights out to a fantastic soundtrack, the very first person we see and hear in the Japanese trailer is Benedict Cumberbatch as odd, explaining to Thor in the Sanctum Sanctorum that he's "sensed a great change in [ Thor's ] future", which makes sense considering we all know that Hela's going to ... (more...)
Yet Another Orca Dead at SeaWorld Yet Another Orca Dead at SeaWorld
- August 17, 2017

Tilikum killed trainer Dawn Brancheau in Orlando in 2010 by dragging her into the pool before shocked visitors after a "Dine with Shamu" show. SeaWorld talks of "love" for her and her family, yet it made a business out of tearing her away from her family as well as ripping apart other bonded orcas and shipping them across the country, even separating Kasatka from her podmate in 1984. (more...)
A 2nd Cosby Lawyer Asks to Withdraw From Case Before Retrial A 2nd Cosby Lawyer Asks to Withdraw From Case Before Retrial
- August 17, 2017

This comes less than two weeks after Cosby's lead lawyer, Brian McMonagle , filed his own motion to withdraw completely from the criminal retrial, and it forces Cosby to search for brand-new legal representation. A spokesman on Wednesday (Aug 16) confirmed that Cosby, 80, was now without legal representation for his criminal proceedings, but said Agrusa would remain his civil attorney. (more...)
Marvel's Stan Lee Issues Statement on Racism Following Charlottesville Violence Marvel's Stan Lee Issues Statement on Racism Following Charlottesville Violence
- August 17, 2017

He's the most philosophical of all the characters I've ever worked on. (The film's reviews were less than kind.) Rights entanglements with 20th Century Fox would require serious negotiating elbow grease to get Silver Surfer in the MCU, so the best bet for Lee to see more surfer would be if 20th Century Fox has something they're excited to do with the character. (more...)