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Zimbabwe's Emmerson Mnangagwa calls for party unity, end to Western sanctions Zimbabwe's Emmerson Mnangagwa calls for party unity, end to Western sanctions
- December 16, 2017

Zimbabwe's ruling party says Emmerson Mnangagwa will be its presidential candidate in next year's elections. Mnangagwa is the man who's been waiting in the wings of Zanu-PF for years. Mugabe's time was up the moment he surrendered power to his wife, some ruling party delegates said. The politburo meeting at the ruling party headquarters marked the official start of processes leading to the party's one-day extra ordinary congress set for Friday. (more...)
James Corden Told the Nurse He Named His Newborn Daughter Beyonce James Corden Told the Nurse He Named His Newborn Daughter Beyonce
- December 15, 2017

Both she and her mother are doing great. "I don't know too much about hoofed animals, but I'm pretty sure that's an ass". James and Julia are already parents to son Max, six, and three-year-old daughter Carey. "But seriously we were not expecting this baby to arrive for another couple of weeks. We don't know what we're going to call her". "After the baby was born, I was crying, my wife was crying her eyes out, the baby's crying, and the doctor asked about a name. (more...)
Gus Malzahn: Stability gives Auburn advantage, 'very bright' future Gus Malzahn: Stability gives Auburn advantage, 'very bright' future
- December 15, 2017

That momentum is significant because the other major takeaway from Wednesday was how bright the future is for this Auburn football program. "I believe that more today than I even did at the first of the year". Auburn Equipment tweeted out a look at the blue jerseys with a new Peach Bowl patch attached to it, and it looks awesome. And will he play? Malzahn said Wednesday that getting raises for his assistant coaches was part of his new contract negotiation, which was handled by Auburn ... (more...)
Muggles are losing it over this new Harry Potter activewear Muggles are losing it over this new Harry Potter activewear
- December 15, 2017

The text was produced by Botnik, which, according to the company's website , is "a community of writers, artists and developers collaborating with machines to create unusual new things". "To Harry, Ron was a loud, slow, and soft bird". Subsequently, an encounter with Voldemort prompts Harry to tear his own eyes out of his head, before he dips Hermione in hot sauce and visits a banquet where "several long pumpkins fell out of McGonagall". (more...)
Is Shilpa Shinde the new insecure contestant? Is Shilpa Shinde the new insecure contestant?
- December 15, 2017

In the next task, three members of the house could remotely watch what happened behind their backs. Shilpa and Arshi get into argument over the same. Although Puneesh Sharma was seen making some insulting comments on Hina in the video, the latter got furious about Hina mocking her when she had broken down during her beau Rocky Jaisjwal's visit. (more...)
Eminem expected to continue Trump rants on new album Revival Eminem expected to continue Trump rants on new album Revival
- December 15, 2017

She's told Pollstar that the tour will happen next year on "select dates", however there's no indication of how many shows he'll do. The album is packed with interesting collaborations , namely from pop singers . However, fans of Eminem will really appreciate this album. The album features Eminem on the cover, face-palmed behind the American flag, a not-so-subtle suggestion that the album contains, most of all, political commentary, which makes sense when contextualized ... (more...)
Dubai Super Series: Sour end for Kidambi Srikanth Dubai Super Series: Sour end for Kidambi Srikanth
- December 15, 2017

Srikanth had earlier conceived 18-21, 18-21 defeat from World No. 1 and defending champion Viktor Axelsen in his opening match on Wednesday. In Game 1, Sindhu lead 3-2 and then 7-4. However, it was all over for Srikanth yesterday as he lost to Chinese Taipei's Chou Tien Chen in straight games to bow out of the tournament. Srikanth failed to bring out his top game again as he lagged behind from the very beginning. (more...)
ABC pulls baking show from schedule over sexual harassment allegations against judge ABC pulls baking show from schedule over sexual harassment allegations against judge
- December 15, 2017

ABC has fired The Great American Baking Show judge Johnny Iuzzini and axed the remaining episodes of his show amid sexual misconduct allegations. 'ABC takes matters such as those described in the allegations very seriously and has come to the conclusion that they violate our standards of conduct. (more...)
Dustin Hoffman accused of exposing himself to minor in 1980 Dustin Hoffman accused of exposing himself to minor in 1980
- December 15, 2017

At that point, Thomas says that Hoffman asked for a foot massage while continuing to remind her that he was nude. After a sketchy turn of events, Hoffman's daughter was sent home while Thomas remained in his hotel room, where she waited for a ride from her patents. (more...)
Jimmy Kimmel's Son Makes His Late Night Debut After Heart Surgery Jimmy Kimmel's Son Makes His Late Night Debut After Heart Surgery
- December 15, 2017

His son needed one surgery after his birth and had a follow-up operation last week. Kimmel used much of his monologue on last night's show to forcefully advocate for the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), a program that millions of American kids depend on, often for life-saving medical care. (more...)
SAD NEWS! Rajkummar Rao's NEWTON out of Oscars SAD NEWS! Rajkummar Rao's NEWTON out of Oscars
- December 15, 2017

Nine films are now vying for an Academy Award nomination in the foreign language category. NEWTON revolves around the story of a government clerk (played by Rajkummar) who tries to run a free and fair election in a conflict area in central India. (more...)
Akshay Kumar's PadMan trailer released Akshay Kumar's PadMan trailer released
- December 15, 2017

Akshay Kumar sure believes so and after delivering Toilet Ek Prem Katha , he is now back with PadMan trailer. He is that man who gifts sanitary napkins to his sisters on Rakhi and makes sure that his wife is healthy in "those" days. Akshay Kumar has done a great job as in the movie, although based on a serious issue has its comic timing bang on. The movie also stars Amitabh Bachchan in a special appearance. (more...)
Hollywood women to wear black to Golden Globes to protest inequality Hollywood women to wear black to Golden Globes to protest inequality
- December 15, 2017

Since the spark of the #MeToo hashtag on social media, women who have suffered from similar experiences have shone a light on mistreatment not only in Hollywood , but everywhere. The trend will start at the Globes on January 7 and may continue throughout awards season. " This movement is spreading rampantly and pretty much all the nominated women and others attending are participating ", the insider told Us. (more...)
Harvey Weinstein Responds To Salma Hayek's Harassment Allegations Harvey Weinstein Responds To Salma Hayek's Harassment Allegations
- December 15, 2017

Hayak told the New York Times: "The range of his persuasion tactics went from sweet-talking me to that one time when, in an attack of fury, he said the terrifying words, 'I will kill you, don't think I can't '". She said: "He had said yes. Miramax put up half of the money and all of the P&A; the budget was over 12 million", it continued. However, unlike the claims of other women, Weinstein's team officially responded to her accusations. (more...)
HBO Orders 10th Season of 'Curb Your Enthusiasm' HBO Orders 10th Season of 'Curb Your Enthusiasm'
- December 15, 2017

We find David's statement especially amusing given that there were some viewers who found the latest season especially annoying - though personally, our assessment after watching the finale is that Curb Your Enthusiasm is that it is largely the same show that it once was. (more...)
Election Commision become like a pc of PM Modi: Surajewala Election Commision become like a pc of PM Modi: Surajewala
- December 15, 2017

Mahila Congress chief Sushmita Dev, who led the protest, alleged that "the EC is showing leniency and different standards for the BJP, but is initiating action against the Congress leaders". "Despite giving you conclusive evidence of flagrant violation of the Code of Conduct by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, (and BJP leaders) Arun Jaitley, Amit Shah, Piyush Goyal and others and demand for registration of an FIR against them following the same yardstick that you are following for news channels ... (more...)
Taylor Swift reflects on 2017
- December 15, 2017

Mueller then sued Swift of fabricating claims of sexual assault, leading to him losing his job. A jury sided with Swift and awarded her a symbolic $1 in damages. "To be fair, it's been a good year for rich people", a third joked. According to a new report, Swift's actor boyfriend is already planning to be very involved with Swift's upcoming travels and has reportedly made plans to attend a number of her upcoming shows. (more...)
Here's the first poster for all-female Ocean's 8 Here's the first poster for all-female Ocean's 8
- December 15, 2017

Before she can pull off the con however, she must assemble the team, and from the poster, we can see that team consists of Cate Blanchett , Anne Hathaway , Mindy Kaling , Sarah Paulson , Awkwafina , Rihanna and Helena Bonham Carter . (more...)
Giggs gives Mourinho title hope with shock Swansea vs Man City prediction Giggs gives Mourinho title hope with shock Swansea vs Man City prediction
- December 15, 2017

City, meanwhile, thumped Swansea City 4-0 on Wednesday as they prepare for their encounter with Spurs . English Premier League leaders Manchester City extended their record-breaking run of consecutive top-flight wins to 15 with a 4-0 dismantling of Swansea City on Wednesday night. (more...)
Women renew their accusations against Trump Women renew their accusations against Trump
- December 15, 2017

Their stories are compiled in a widely-shared video by a self-described social justice filmmaker. Miss Leeds, 75, said that she originally spoke out a year ago because "I wanted people to know what kind of person that Trump really is, what a pervert he is". (more...)
New footage suggests North Korea might have an H-Bomb New footage suggests North Korea might have an H-Bomb
- December 15, 2017

In an interview with " The Late Show with Stephen Colbert " on Wednesday, Rodman said he and Kim Jong Un are not best friends but are close. Rodman has taken several trips over to the DPRK and recently proposed a plan to bridge the divide between President Trump and Kim by organizing a basketball game between Guam, a United States territory, and the DPRK, according to the Washington Post . (more...)
Mark Hamill Recalls Mark Hamill Recalls "Making out With" 'Star Wars' Co-Star Carrie Fisher!
- December 15, 2017

The 66-year-old actor - who portrays Luke Skywalker in the popular sci-fi franchise - reflects on his time spent with Carrie Fisher before her untimely death almost a year ago. "Oh, yeah! Are you kidding me?" "I was shocked. What could have traumatised him?" Unless you live in a galaxy far, far away you know that the second film in the new " Star Wars " trilogy opens this week to much fandom and anticipation. (more...)
Two Boys Who Died in Schwenksville Fire Identified Two Boys Who Died in Schwenksville Fire Identified
- December 15, 2017

The home belongs to the family of Bryan Lukens, a Montgomery County deputy sheriff and veteran of the Iraq War . 11, and Parker Lukens, 6, were killed during the blaze, which began around 5:30 a.m.at their home on the 900 block of Summit Avenue in Schwenksville. (more...)
Nativity scene sheep steals baby Jesus in adorable Christmas play Nativity scene sheep steals baby Jesus in adorable Christmas play
- December 14, 2017

Benson told KHOU that her daughter Teegan just loves babies and that she could not deny her love for baby Jesus at that moment. Gauging the amount of laughter from the parents at the church outside Knoxville, the "brawl" may have been the highlight of their holiday season. (more...)
Netflix responds to backlash over 'creepy' viewing figures tweet Netflix responds to backlash over 'creepy' viewing figures tweet
- December 14, 2017

A Christmas Prince , a Netflix Original, has received extremely mixed reviews, and it was initially unclear if the tweet was meant as a joke to promote the film. The average Netflix user watched approximately 60 movies throughout the months of 2017. Maybe it's not about hurting, Netflix. Catch it on Netflix starting Friday, December 15. (more...)