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Star Wars Battlefront 2 outlines a December of free DLC Star Wars Battlefront 2 outlines a December of free DLC
- November 09, 2017

Well, to be exact, the whole affair starts rolling out on December 5th. Do you align yourself with the First Order? The fight will include challenges. Throughout December, you'll see your chosen faction's progress reflected in-game, as you fight alongside allies from around the world to swing the tide of battle. (more...)
Man accused of attacking Sen. Paul pleads not guilty Man accused of attacking Sen. Paul pleads not guilty
- November 09, 2017

Rand Paul (R-Ky.), breaking at least six of his ribs, pleaded not guilty to a misdemeanor assault charge Thursday, and faces the possibility of much more serious federal and state felony charges as investigations continue. "It was absolutely and unequivocally not about politics, not about right verses left and not about Democrat versus Republican", Baker said. Clearly, everyone, including Paul believe the defendant's excuse is just that. (more...)
Millennium Falcon spotted under wraps on Google maps Millennium Falcon spotted under wraps on Google maps
- November 09, 2017

But, from above, Google's satellite images have snapped the Falcon and even clearly labelled it. Bosses have tried to hide the prop by covering it in plastic ships and surrounding it in shipping containers. The Last Jedi , directed by Rian Johnson, picks up exactly where JJ Abrams' The Force Awakens Left off: with Rey handing Luke the lightsaber he lost battling his father above Bespin in The Empire Strikes Back. (more...)
Man Who Exchanged Fire With Texas Shooter: 'I Was Scared To Death' Man Who Exchanged Fire With Texas Shooter: 'I Was Scared To Death'
- November 09, 2017

Although Willeford initially believed he had killed Kelley, law enforcement later said they believe Kelley died from a self-inflicted shot to the head. "I just wish I'd gotten there faster". Before that happened, however, Willeford said Kelley jumped in his vehicle and fled the scene of the deadliest mass shooting in modern Texas history. (more...)
LGBTQ Characters Hits Record High But Still Lack Diversity LGBTQ Characters Hits Record High But Still Lack Diversity
- November 09, 2017

On a qualitative note, GLAAD observes that "queer and trans characters tend to be just one among many in an ensemble, and this leads to LGBTQ characters being treated as expendable when a show needs to downsize" - as evidenced by the "Bury Your Gays" trope that was highlighted in last year's report. (more...)
Is Taylor Swift's Team Responsible For Perez Hilton's Twitter Account Being Suspended? Is Taylor Swift's Team Responsible For Perez Hilton's Twitter Account Being Suspended?
- November 09, 2017

Music superstar Taylor Swift continues her groundbreaking collaboration with ABC with a special performance of a new song to air during TGIT on Thursday, Nov. In response, Swift's legal team sent a letter to Herning, who serves as the executive editor of PopFront, demanding a retraction of the story, which it called "provably false and defamatory". (more...)
BTS to appear on U.S. talk show
- November 09, 2017

Late-night talk show host Jimmy Kimmel gifted his World Series tickets on October 31 to his son's heart surgeon, Us Weekly reported . The show made its debut on September 8, 2003, under Telepictures and airs in syndication, including stations owned by NBCUniversal. (more...)
Celebrity chef and author Antonio Carluccio dies at age 80 Celebrity chef and author Antonio Carluccio dies at age 80
- November 09, 2017

Since then, Carluccio's has opened nearly 100 branches across the United Kingdom, with global outposts in Turkey and the United Arab Emirates. In 1998 he was awarded the Commendatore, the equivalent of a British knighthood, from the Italian government for services to Italy. (more...)
First look at Doctor Who's brand new costume First look at Doctor Who's brand new costume
- November 09, 2017

Those trousers. Nary a decorative vegetable in sight, but the bold, colorful, eclectic look is a big departure from recent doctors' suits, including Peter Capaldi's magician-y feel, and reminds me a lot more of the more whimsical costumes of Doctors past. (more...)
Karin Dor dead: Bond girl dies aged 79 Karin Dor dead: Bond girl dies aged 79
- November 09, 2017

Aside from would-be Bond assassin Helga Brandt - who ended up being fed to piranhas - Dor also played in Alfred Hitchcock's 1969 thriller " Topaz , ' and the US crime series 'Ironside" and 'The FBI'. Dor had a long career that began when she was 17, according to AP. She was married to American stuntman George Robotham from 1988 until his death in 2007. (more...)
Kapil Sharma to team up with Sunil Grover again? Kapil Sharma to team up with Sunil Grover again?
- November 09, 2017

Kapil revealed how their friendship turned sour. "Hopefully, we should be back together", mid-day quoted him as saying. Ace comedians Kapil Sharma and Sunil Grover worked together in the popular shows The Kapil Sharma Show and Comedy Nights With Kapil for several years. (more...)
Sara Ali Khan Signs Her Second Film, All Thanks To This Actress!
- November 09, 2017

While there were also talks of Kedarnath's director Abhishek Kapoor not being too happy about Sara signing the project before wrapping Kedarnath , Sara, it seems, is all excited about her second film. The source added: "But Sara didn't agree to that". Reported to be social drama, the film is sure going to be a victor coming from the house of movies like NH10 and Pillauri. (more...)
Tia Mowry-Hardrict Is Pregnant With Her Second Child Tia Mowry-Hardrict Is Pregnant With Her Second Child
- November 09, 2017

The couple tied the knot in April 2008 and had little Cree in June 2011. She captioned the photo with four hearts, signifying her expanding family of four. "It's something that we're talking about on a daily basis, so.we'll see", Mowry said. The 39-year-old, who has spoken openly in the past about her struggles to conceive as she suffers from endometriosis , already shares six-year-old son Cree with actor husband Cory Hardict. (more...)
The Great Comet's Josh Groban Lands Netflix Series The Good Cop The Great Comet's Josh Groban Lands Netflix Series The Good Cop
- November 09, 2017

Tony Jr.is son to Tony Sr., a disgraced, former NYPD officer who never followed the rules, played by Tony Danza. Executive producers include Breckman, Howard Klein, and Randy Zisk, who directs the premiere. Josh Groban has been raised up by Hollywood, and the acting gigs just keep coming for the Grammy Award-winning singer, who most recently starred in The Great Comet on Broadway and on a recent episode of The CW's Crazy Ex-Girlfriend . (more...)
This Family Lost Three Generations In Texas Shooting This Family Lost Three Generations In Texas Shooting
- November 09, 2017

And four of their grandchildren - Noah, Emily, Megan, and Greg - gone. It's been three days since Holly Elliot, of Lindale, lost eight family members in a mass shooting at a church in Sutherland Springs , Texas. Spectrum News is working to get the names of the other victims and will continue to update the story . They both had red beards and shared a quirky sense of humor. (more...)
IN gun dealers develop theories as to how Texas shooter obtained gun IN gun dealers develop theories as to how Texas shooter obtained gun
- November 09, 2017

President Trump on Tuesday asserted that tougher gun laws would not have stopped the mass shooting in Sutherland Springs, Texas, last weekend and in fact "hundreds more" would have died had another man not been able to "neutralize" the alleged killer with a gun of his own. (more...)
Syria to sign Paris Agreement, further isolating US Syria to sign Paris Agreement, further isolating US
- November 09, 2017

He added: "We look forward to working with colleagues and partners to advance the work here over these two weeks and beyond". The climate minister, Lars Christian Lilleholt, will be at hand to help push for a positive accord in the wake of the United States withdrawal by the Trump administration. (more...)
India condemns Riyadh airport missile attack India condemns Riyadh airport missile attack
- November 09, 2017

Ambassador Nikki Haley cited information released by Saudi Arabia that indicted a missile fired at Saudi Arabia in July was a Qiam missile from Iran , which she said was "a type of weapon that had not been present in Yemen before the conflict". (more...)
Who Is Adam Venit? Terry Crews Files Harassment Case Against Hollywood Executive Who Is Adam Venit? Terry Crews Files Harassment Case Against Hollywood Executive
- November 09, 2017

Sources tell TMZ the person Crews named on the police report is Adam Venit , who heads up the motion picture group at William Morris Endeavor. "Jumping back I said What are you doing?!" Reports in the United States claim that the muscle-bound Expendables star walked into a police station in Los Angeles on Wednesday morning before opening up about his ordeal to specially-trained officers. (more...)
Taylor Swift Wins CMA Award for Song of the Year Taylor Swift Wins CMA Award for Song of the Year
- November 09, 2017

Former country star Swift penned " Better Man " for Little Big Town after a tough breakup, sharing that she knew the track would be flawless for Little Big Town because of the harmonies in the song. "She couldn't be here tonight, but wherever she is tonight, thank you for loving songs and loving Nashville". They also thanked their fans and song producer Jay Joyce. (more...)
Ed Westwick is Now Being Investigated by the LAPD for Alleged Rape Ed Westwick is Now Being Investigated by the LAPD for Alleged Rape
- November 09, 2017

On Monday, Cohen described the alleged assault in a public Facebook post, and hours after it was reported that the Los Angeles Police Department were investigating the situation. I was paralyzed, terrified. "He held me down and raped me (sic)". Westwick is yet to respond to the allegations. Without you I would not have had the strength to speak up publicly about my ordeal. (more...)
Portia de Rossi Claims Steven Seagal 'Unzipped' When She Auditioned Portia de Rossi Claims Steven Seagal 'Unzipped' When She Auditioned
- November 09, 2017

That makes it seem like whenever this happened, it was before 2005. when Portia came out as a lesbian. Reps for de Rossi and Segal could not immediately be reached for comment. The new claim comes on the heels of Julianna Marguiles' claims that the Under Siege actor allegedly brought out a gun during an "audition" in his hotel room nearly three decades ago. (more...)
Christopher Plummer will replace Kevin Spacey as J Christopher Plummer will replace Kevin Spacey as J
- November 09, 2017

Mark Wahlberg and Michelle Williams also star in the movie, and are expected to be involved with the reshoots. Those circumstances were dramatically different than the decision that was made today on All The Money In The World . It's not surprising that Scott along with Imperative Entertainment's Dan Friedkin and Bradley Thomas have opted to distance themselves from Spacey at this time; however, it is notable that the director is still "determined to keep the film's December 22 release ... (more...)
Ben McAdoo 'Has Lost This Team,' Giants 'Giving Up,' Anonymous Players Say Ben McAdoo 'Has Lost This Team,' Giants 'Giving Up,' Anonymous Players Say
- November 09, 2017

Hes dishing out fines like insane. As Ben McAdoo's hold on the Giants slips through his fingers, as the losing reaches new lows and the record devolves from ugly to unsightly, cracks continue to surface, further damaging the foundation of his job security. (more...)
Go Loco For The Beautiful Final 'Coco' Trailer Go Loco For The Beautiful Final 'Coco' Trailer
- November 09, 2017

He accidentally finds himself in the colourful, magical Land of the Dead, where he hopes to unlock the secrets behind his family history. "There's something that makes me different", Gonzalez's Miguel says as he dreams of becoming a musician just as his great-great grandfather Ernesto de la Cruz (voiced by Benjamin Bratt) was. (more...)