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Tel Aviv LEGO tower surpasses world record Tel Aviv LEGO tower surpasses world record
- December 28, 2017

The structure will bear his name - Omer Tower. A 118-foot Lego tower built in Tel Aviv is on its way to smashing a world record. Kingler and Bardugo contacted a local association teaching science to children, Young Engineers , as well as the municipality of Tel Aviv for assistance. (more...)
Paige Suffers Shoulder Injury During WWE Live Event Paige Suffers Shoulder Injury During WWE Live Event
- December 28, 2017

Opinion: Oh no. Paige has been great since coming back and hopefully this is just a minor setback. Paige was teaming with her Absolution teammates to face Bayley, Sasha Banks and Mickie James . We don't have any further details at this time, but stay tuned to Fightful as we'll provide any updates as they come. Paige arrived with Mandy Rose and Sonya Deville by her side, forming a group they'd later dub Absolution. (more...)
Caxton Associates LP Takes Position in AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc (NYSE:AMC)
- December 28, 2017

AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc .'s insider ownership stands at 0.3 percent, while its insider transaction is -97.36 percent. (NYSE: AMC ) has declined 9.74% since December 24, 2016 and is downtrending. Grp Incorporated reported 37,005 shares stake. Jane Street Gru Limited Co invested in 0% or 30,459 shares. Security holds 0.12% in W.W. Grainger, Inc. (more...)
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan set to play a double role soon? Aishwarya Rai Bachchan set to play a double role soon?
- December 28, 2017

Aishwarya Rai played a double role in the film Jeans, which released in 1998. However, the lead actor opposite her is yet to be finalized. Interestingly, Aish will be seen playing a double role in the film. If latest buzz turns out to be true, Aishwarya will portray the role of a woman who suffers from multiple personality disorder in the film. During the day, she is Varuna, a humble homemaker but by night, she transforms into the mysterious Peggy. (more...)
Former Bush Ethics Attorney: Trump McCabe Tweets 'Stupid' Former Bush Ethics Attorney: Trump McCabe Tweets 'Stupid'
- December 28, 2017

McCabe , who served as the agency's acting director this summer after Trump fired former director James Comey , has faced Trump and GOP attacks on the FBI's handling of politically charged investigations into both Hillary Clinton's emails and the Trump campaign's ties to Russian Federation. (more...)
Israel Ambassador Invites Lorde to Meet Following Canceled Tel Aviv Concert
- December 28, 2017

Those who advocate them are not interested in negotiations between the two sides to this conflict or a two-state solution", spokesperson for the Council, Juliet Moses, said. "The last thing she needs on her comeback tour is the army of globalist anti-Semites weighing down on her head". Israel's ambassador to New Zealand has penned an open letter to Lorde, requesting a face-to-face meeting to discuss her decision to cancel her concert in Tel Aviv . (more...)
Ryan Murphy's LGBTQ History-Making 'Pose' Headed for FX
- December 28, 2017

The musical series takes place in 1980s NY, focusing on "the rise of the luxury Trump-era universe" and the ball culture world, according to The Hollywood Reporter . Our Lady J from Transparent and activist Janet Mock are working on scripts for the show. " Pose " is slated to air in the summer of 2018 on FX. Fox 21 Television Studios and FX Productions produce the series. (more...)
Dustin Hoffman Accusers Thank John Oliver for Interview Confrontation Dustin Hoffman Accusers Thank John Oliver for Interview Confrontation
- December 28, 2017

The letter pointed out that Oliver took an extra step against the culture of sexual harassment , saying, "Many men listen to and believe women when we recount our experiences of sexual harassment and assault ". The two engaged in a tense back-and-forth that led the Oscar-winning actor to complain that he felt blindsided because he wasn't warned beforehand that the topic would be brought up. (more...)
Mark Hamill leads tributes to Carrie Fisher on anniversary of her death Mark Hamill leads tributes to Carrie Fisher on anniversary of her death
- December 28, 2017

Not only has Leia changed many lives, she's changes the cultural landscape. Lourd recently shared a photo of her in front of the northern lights in Norway, accompanied by a rather touching caption. It's like a persistent rash. No. After 40 years inhabiting the same character, it's understandable to become more than a little opinionated and stubborn about your character's point-of-view. (more...)
Power outage leaves tourists stuck on Disneyland rides Power outage leaves tourists stuck on Disneyland rides
- December 27, 2017

The amusement park is having issues with a transformer specific to the park, but does not know when the power will be back on, CNN reports. "We've determined that the issue is with a Disneyland Resort transformer and our team is now assessing and working to restore power", a Disney Parks spokesperson said in a statement. (more...)
'Sound of Music' actress Heather Menzies-Urich dies at 68 'Sound of Music' actress Heather Menzies-Urich dies at 68
- December 27, 2017

The Toronto native also had TV roles, including appearances on "Dragnet", "Bonanza" and "Marcus Welby, M.D". She also posed nude for Playboy magazine in 1973 when she was only 23 years old. She was surrounded by her kids and other family members. Among those who paid tribute to Menzies-Urich was Kym Karath, who played Gretl in the film "The Sound of Music ". (more...)
'The Last Jedi' tops Christmas box office in North America 'The Last Jedi' tops Christmas box office in North America
- December 27, 2017

Currently, Avatar ($760.5 million) and Titanic ($659.4) rank No. 2 and No. 3, not accounting for inflation. Meanwhile, The Last Jedi has moved further up the chart of how every Star Wars film has performed at the United Kingdom box office. (more...)
Featured Stock: General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS)
- December 27, 2017

The shares price has positioned 15.04% up over the past quarter while it has directed 7.05% toward a rising position throughout past six months. MetLife, Inc. Hallmark Mgmt holds 0.17% in General Mills, Inc. Hbk Sorce Advisory Ltd Liability Corp reported 0.05% stake. 5,129 were accumulated by Scotia. Enterprise Svcs Corp has 0.03% invested in MetLife, Inc. (more...)
President Obama warns against getting 'cocooned' in bias via social media
- December 27, 2017

The former U.S. President didn't go so far as to completely condemn social media - in fact, he referenced it as a "really powerful tool for people of common interest to convene and get to know each other and connect". The former president called his wife "a spectacular, amusing and warm person. I have to rely more on persuasion than legislation but a lot of the things that still motivate me and move me continue until this day". (more...)
Paris Jackson celebrates holiday season with brothers Paris Jackson celebrates holiday season with brothers
- December 27, 2017

While Paris Jackson and her brother Prince Michael Jr have public social media accounts like Instagram and Twitter , their other sibling Prince Michael II - nicknamed Blanket - has remained fairly quiet and out of the public eye. (more...)
Alfie Curtis Facts: 'Star Wars: A New Hope' Actor Dead Aged 87 Alfie Curtis Facts: 'Star Wars: A New Hope' Actor Dead Aged 87
- December 27, 2017

He also referred to him warmly as "funny, kind and a real gentleman". " Star Wars " actor Alfie Curtis has died aged 87. Actor Alfie Curtis might not be the most recognizable name from the original Star Wars , but his portrayal of Dr. (more...)
Find out which 'Real Housewives' star got engaged on Christmas Find out which 'Real Housewives' star got engaged on Christmas
- December 27, 2017

Eva Marcille has another reason to celebrate this holiday season. She announced that her beau popped the big question and she obviously responded positively to it. In November, Eva discussed with People magazine, and she had some exciting things to say. Eva confirmed her baby news last month. Maybe a baby brother. (more...)
Here's How Cardi B Is Handling Her Nudes Being Leaked Online Here's How Cardi B Is Handling Her Nudes Being Leaked Online
- December 27, 2017

In spite of the fact that some thought they were really taking care of business, others saw that #Offset never took his jeans off and gave off an impression that he was playing around the entire time. "The video is said to be a "preview" to a more explicit sex tape". She tweeted: 'If anybody watch the live from last night they can see from beginning to end that i was talking then this guy came behind me and started fake dry humping me "Jesus Christ we Both had trousers on!'" Moreover, ... (more...)
Texas vs. Missouri: 5 key matchups to watch Texas vs. Missouri: 5 key matchups to watch
- December 27, 2017

The Texas Longhorns ground game is averaging 141.8 yards per contest, and Ehlinger leads the way with 364 yards and two touchdowns. Who Is Academy Sports + Outdoors?? The college football bowl season is upon us. It will be interesting to see how the offense performs without him. Texas' first season under Tom Herman was a bumpy ride. When the NCAA finally starts getting rid of bowl games, let's start with this one. (more...)
Rihanna mourns death of cousin fatally shot in Barbados Rihanna mourns death of cousin fatally shot in Barbados
- December 27, 2017

Nevertheless, a death of someone close to her during the holiday time is a horrific tragedy for her and her family. The 29-year-old vocalist on Tuesday took to Instagram to mourn her fallen relative, indicating she had just spent Christmas with him. (more...)
Chrissy Teigen tweetstorms while Tokyo-bound flight returns to LA Chrissy Teigen tweetstorms while Tokyo-bound flight returns to LA
- December 27, 2017

According to LAX Airport Police, officers were told to have a unit and supervisors on scene when the plane, flight ANA 175, arrives back in Los Angeles . In a series of posts Teigen appeared to swing from frustration at the situation to pleasure that she was able to tell her 9.32 million followers about the experience. (more...)
Carrie Fisher wrote some of 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi Carrie Fisher wrote some of 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi"s funniest lines"
- December 27, 2017

The 44-year-old filmmaker wrote and directed the eighth instalment of the sci-fi franchise, which sees the return saga legends Fisher and Mark Hamill as sister and brother General Leia Organa and Luke Skywalker. If you're a fan of the Jakku scavenger Rey (and of porgs) you can purchase The Last Jedi collectible of the character from Hot Toys that comes with her signature staff and lightsaber. (more...)
Kim Kardashian Look What Kanye Got Me for Xmas ... Stock-ing Stuffers!!! Kim Kardashian Look What Kanye Got Me for Xmas ... Stock-ing Stuffers!!!
- December 27, 2017

While stocks might be an untraditional Christmas gift, Kardashian clearly loved her present from West because she captioned the video "best husband alert!" Even though she had North and Saint by her side during the holidays, taking care of a newborn is an entirely different story, and the reality TV star is looking forward to taking on baby mommy duties once again. (more...)
Widow of Gogglebox star Leon Bernicoff thanks public Widow of Gogglebox star Leon Bernicoff thanks public
- December 27, 2017

Following the outpouring of tributes for Leon online, his wife June responded on Twitter, thanking everyone for their kind words. Channel 4 dedicated its Christmas Gogglebox show to late cast member Leon Bernicoff . Radio star Sara Cox wrote: "So amusing, so sharp, thanks for the laughter and the tears Leon". "Leon you were loved by so many". "Sleep well Leon", added The Great British Bake Off star Candice Brown. (more...)
Sony Eyes Renewal of Hit Comedy Series MAD ABOUT YOU Sony Eyes Renewal of Hit Comedy Series MAD ABOUT YOU
- December 27, 2017

Almost two decades after its series finale aired, talks are on for a possible revival of NBC's hit show " Mad About You ", according to multiple reports . It feels nearly better suited either on a network like CBS (which caters to older viewers) or a streaming service like a Netflix or a Hulu. The most notable thing here is that this is the second case this week we've reported about a comedy series being possibly revived. (more...)