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Traders Sell Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOXA) on Strength (FOXA)
- August 03, 2017

It has outperformed by 34.92% the S&P500. Twenty-First Century Fox Inc had 63 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Quadrant Capital Group LLC now owns 7,117 shares of the company's stock worth $222,000 after buying an additional 285 shares during the period. (more...)
Thor: Ragnarok is more of a standalone film Thor: Ragnarok is more of a standalone film
- August 03, 2017

Waititi wanted a similar feel for " Ragnarok ", and apparently at least 80 percent of the film is improvised. Waititi's always had a distinctive style and while some complain that Thor's become too much of an "airheaded bimbo" than an Asgardian god, we're definitely excited to see where Thor: Ragnarok's going to take us. (more...)
Julia Stiles debuts baby bump on Instagram: 'I couldn't resist' Julia Stiles debuts baby bump on Instagram: 'I couldn't resist'
- August 03, 2017

Others were a little slow on the uptake, enthusing, "Congratulations" after learning of her pregnancy for the first time. We love it, particularly seeing mom's bemused, "what am I doing here" look. Cook are in no rush. She said, "that's where we got engaged ". Somebody told me about radical empathy, but I'm still trying to figure out what that means. (more...)
Channel 4 Releases First British Bake Off Teaser Channel 4 Releases First British Bake Off Teaser
- August 03, 2017

The cooking contest - which moved from BBC1 to Channel 4 previous year for a whopping £25 million sum - is due to return to screens this autumn and today marks the first time we've seen any footage. It's the first look we've had at the show since it was purchased by Channel 4 from the BBC back in September 2016. We're curious what the main course will be like when it airs on Channel 4. (more...)
American Horror Story: Cult Photos Reveal New Characters American Horror Story: Cult Photos Reveal New Characters
- August 03, 2017

Not only do these pics give us major noir vibes, each still teases a creepy clown hiding in the background! Defiantly not for those of us who have a clown phobia, but for everyone who can stand to take a closer look at the nor-inspired photos can see that quite a lot of information has been revealed about the characters. (more...)
New 'Star Wars' virtual reality experience to launch later this year New 'Star Wars' virtual reality experience to launch later this year
- August 03, 2017

Other than the teaser image above, we haven't been given a ton to go off of in regards to what these VR experiences will look like though it looks like it will definitely involve some gunplay. "It's been a great collaboration since day one". Imax has also opened virtual-reality locations that offer multiple experiences - like the video arcades of yesteryear - and a start-up called Dreamscape Immersive , run by a former Disney executive, plans to unveil virtual reality experiences in the fall. (more...)
Paul Heyman Is Pushing WWE To Give Samoa Joe The Universal Title Paul Heyman Is Pushing WWE To Give Samoa Joe The Universal Title
- August 03, 2017

So, it's possible that, if Lesnar loses the title, he'll move over to SmackDown , while John Cena , who is scheduled to be on the first Raw pay-per-view following SummerSlam , will likely move over to Monday nights. "The inside track is that none other than Paul Heyman is advocating behind-the-scenes for Samoa Joe to win the title, but the threat of Baron Corbin cashing in his non-specific Money in the Bank contract looms as a compelling finish to SummerSlam ". (more...)
Police Seeking to ID Man Accused of Fondling Self During Children's Movie Police Seeking to ID Man Accused of Fondling Self During Children's Movie
- August 03, 2017

Howell police said in a statement that the man was seen sitting in the back row of the theater, which is located on Route 9, with his trousers unbuttoned, zipper undone and his hand down his trousers. Meanwhile, T.J. Miller, star of The Emoji Movie , caught wind of what happened and naturally had the most T.J. Miller reaction ever to the whole thing. (more...)
Narcos season 3 trailer: Pablo Escobar's death gives rise to Cali Cartel Narcos season 3 trailer: Pablo Escobar's death gives rise to Cali Cartel
- August 03, 2017

But make no mistake, the loss of Escobar will loom large with Narcos season 3 and it'll be key for the first few episodes to hook the viewer so they don't give up on the show because Escobar is no longer a part of it. "To take down the gentlemen of Cali, you'd have to be insane, stupid, brave, and lucky all at the same time", Agent Peña says in voiceover. The new series will pick up after Pablo's death. (more...)
Dave Chappelle: Donald Trump Is a 'Bad DJ at a Good Party' Dave Chappelle: Donald Trump Is a 'Bad DJ at a Good Party'
- August 03, 2017

But instead of bashing the current administration, Chappelle looked at the silver linings from the election. In some circles, it even became a meme to pass around a quote from a prewar German citizen opining that Germany should give the National Socialists a chance . (more...)
Selena Gomez had the sweetest thing to say about her relationship Selena Gomez had the sweetest thing to say about her relationship
- August 03, 2017

Being one of the most followed people on social media, that was no easy feat, either. "I had no phone, nothing, and I was scared. But it was awesome, and I learned a lot", Selena Gomez told the magazine , according to a report by Hollywood Life . (more...)
Ohio State ranks 2nd in first Amway Coaches Poll of 2017 season Ohio State ranks 2nd in first Amway Coaches Poll of 2017 season
- August 03, 2017

There are five ACC teams ranked in total. The Cowboys have not been ranked this high in the preseason coaches poll since they were ranked eighth before the 2011 season. Tulsa was among the " others receiving votes ". The Associated Press sportswriters preseason Top 25 is scheduled for release August 21. The Hokies' week one opponent - West Virginia - is ranked No. (more...)
New Game of Thrones Photos Tease a Major Reunion for Jon Snow
- August 03, 2017

We're almost halfway through a shorter season, and while we wait to see what happens next, a slew of new images from episode 4, titled The Spoils of War , have been released to further fuel the speculation. Bran's greenseer gift may give him the ability to see through his sister's disguise though, which could make for a compelling scene between these two siblings. (more...)
Game of Thrones Allegedly Hacked Along with New HBO Shows Game of Thrones Allegedly Hacked Along with New HBO Shows
- August 03, 2017

When the seventh season of the TV network's hit drama/fantasy series Game of Thrones premiered three weeks ago with 'Dragonstone' it impressively attracted over 10 million viewers, but it was also pirated 91.74 million times around the world according to the United Kingdom -based piracy monitoring firm, MUSO. (more...)
Watch The First 'Death Wish' Trailer Starring Bruce Willis Watch The First 'Death Wish' Trailer Starring Bruce Willis
- August 03, 2017

Eli Roth , best known for his work on the horror film Hostel , will direct. The Death Wish trailer showcases the kind of visceral vengeance that one immediately associates with the franchise. Like nearly everything coming out of Hollywood these days, Death Wish is a re-work: the original film, based on Brian Garfield's novel of the same name, came out in 1974. (more...)
Harry Potter actor Robert Hardy dies at 91 Harry Potter actor Robert Hardy dies at 91
- August 03, 2017

He had also played wartime Prime Minister Winston Churchill on many occasions. As time wore on, Hardy became a key player within BBC dramas, like Troubleshooters, All Creatures Great and Small , Manhunt and Edward the Seventh which skyrocketed his career and made him a household name within British television. (more...)
Dalit woman beaten to death in Agra Dalit woman beaten to death in Agra
- August 03, 2017

Her dishevelled hair and wrinkled face triggered panic among the villagers who thrashed her to death. A girl, sleeping on the cot outside, suddenly woke up to see Maan Devi, dressed in white saree. However, on the way back, the woman succumbed to her injuries. According to Devi's family, she shouted out her identity and address while being thrased, but the villager ignored her and continued hitting. (more...)
Arrested for Indecent Assault Arrested for Indecent Assault
- August 03, 2017

The woman worked on the production of 42nd Street , a play in which Wopat was starring. According to law enforcement. police arrested 65-year-old Wopat Wednesday at 10:53 PM. No word yet on how the cast and crew of 42nd Street are handling the news. We're told the alleged victim is a woman connected with the production, and the incident involved Wopat allegedly putting his hands down her trousers. (more...)
Jolie's First They Killed My Father Jolie's First They Killed My Father
- August 03, 2017

First They Killed My Father is a historic biopic that follows the story of human rights activist and author Loung Ung as she recounts her traumatic time under the rule of the communist party, Khmer Rouge. I am upset that a pretend exercise in an improvisation, from an actual scene in the film, has been written about as if it was a real scenario. "Every measure was taken to ensure the safety, comfort and well-being of the children on the film, starting from the audition through production to ... (more...)
Prosecutors: South Korean director investigated in abuse case Prosecutors: South Korean director investigated in abuse case
- August 03, 2017

The Seoul Central District Prosecutors' Office confirmed that the complaint has been filed, declining to give further details. She also reportedly alleged that he slapped her in the face once while filming and forced her to shoot certain takes she hadn't agreed to, telling her that it's part of an acting lesson. (more...)
Why Poland is demanding World War II reparations from Germany Why Poland is demanding World War II reparations from Germany
- August 03, 2017

Macierewicz added: "The only thing the Germans can do in this case is try to provide compensation and repay their awful debt to the Polish nation and to humanity". The operation by the Polish resistance was meant to liberate Warsaw from German occupation, but instead resulted in the deaths of up to 200,000 Poles and the near destruction of Warsaw as Nazi forces captured the capital. (more...)
New creepy 'It' TV spot features more footage New creepy 'It' TV spot features more footage
- August 03, 2017

Bill Skarsgard will play the dreaded clown Pennywise. Roy Lee, Dan Lin, Seth Grahame-Smith, David Katzenberg and Barbara Muschietti served as the producers, and Richard Brener, Dave Neustadter, Walter Hamada, Marty P. "We auditioned literally hundreds of potential Pennywises; women, younger age, older age, we really went through the spectrum of actors". We don't really need any more footage of "It" to know that it will be f**king fantastic, but the more the better I think. (more...)
Has Kapil Sharma Patched Up With Sunil Grover? Read Tweet Has Kapil Sharma Patched Up With Sunil Grover? Read Tweet
- August 03, 2017

It's Sunil Grover's birthday today and on Twitter, the comedian received an unexpected wish. Any guesses? Yes, it is Sunil Grover's former co-star Kapil Sharma , who has sent him birthday wishes with 'lots of love.' Sunil Grover turned 40 today. (more...)
Chris Evans, BBC's highest-paid star, loses half a million listeners Chris Evans, BBC's highest-paid star, loses half a million listeners
- August 03, 2017

Almost six million people (5.8m) now listen to the station each week, with 1.2 million of those listeners aged under 35. The number of Classic FM listeners aged under 35 has increased by 30 percent in the previous year, according to the latest set of Radio Joint Audience Research ( RAJAR ) figures. (more...)
NI a nation of binge TV watchers, Ofcom report reveals NI a nation of binge TV watchers, Ofcom report reveals
- August 03, 2017

More than half of young people (53%) between the ages of 12 and 15 binge-watch catch-up TV, compared with just 16% of those over the age of 65, the majority of whom (59%) prefer a traditional release of one episode per week. Ofcom said that the UK's pay TV platform operators - Sky, Virgin Media, BT and TalkTalk - generated 46% of total industry revenue last year at £6.4 billion (US$8.4 billion) - up 3% year-on-year in real terms. (more...)