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Jacksonville Jaguars Star RB Leonard Fournette Involved in CAR CRASH Jacksonville Jaguars Star RB Leonard Fournette Involved in CAR CRASH
- January 18, 2018

However, Minnesota has struggled at the sportsbooks in its past two outings. As interesting as the idea of the Pats repeating and locking down a 6th title seems on paper, it's far from set in stone. This wasn't just a one-week wonder type of showing, either. He led the Jags in rushing in their wild-card game against the Buffalo Bills, when he amassed 88 yards on just 10 carries. (more...)
Celebrate! Staff & students cheer as power is restored at Puerto Rico school Celebrate! Staff & students cheer as power is restored at Puerto Rico school
- January 18, 2018

The Academia Bautista de Puerto Nuevo in San Juan posted the video on their Facebook page last week and it has already been viewed more than 275,000 times and has almost 6,000 shares. Indisputable joy from all of us who are part of the ABPN. As of Wednesday morning, the video has been viewed more than 300,000 times. For many in Puerto Rico, who have lived without power for almost four months, it's only now that some places are getting back on the grid. (more...)
Star Wars VIII: The Last Jedi spoiler review Star Wars VIII: The Last Jedi spoiler review
- January 18, 2018

The moderator said men should be "reinstated as rulers of society", and expressed distaste for the way " The Last Jedi " disrespects the franchise's history. It's somebody else's story, and Rian needed me to be a certain way to make the ending effective. In the original trilogy we got that. Johnson does an excellent job of exploring the grey area between the light and dark side of the force. (more...)
Kris Jenner Worries About People Trying to 'Exploit' Daughter Kylie's 'Situation' Kris Jenner Worries About People Trying to 'Exploit' Daughter Kylie's 'Situation'
- January 18, 2018

Kylie and sister Kendall were mysteriously absent from the event and so Khloe was seen FaceTiming Kylie to tell her the news. As fans have surely heard, Kim welcomed her third child , via surrogate, on Monday, Jan. Maybe she continued her 2016 resolution of "realising stuff" in 2017 and is exhausted as a result. Another source also claimed that the reality star has been buying things for her bundle of joy and has been inclined to purchasing pink items. (more...)
Katie Couric To Co-Host Olympics Opening Ceremony In PyeongChang Katie Couric To Co-Host Olympics Opening Ceremony In PyeongChang
- January 18, 2018

Couric, of course, co-hosted Today from 1991 to 2006, pairing with Matt Lauer to lead the top-rated morning show on TV. He takes over as NBC Sports' primetime Olympics host from Bob Costas , who officially stepped down as the network's Olympic headliner past year. (more...)
The South hunkers down for wintry mix of snow and ice The South hunkers down for wintry mix of snow and ice
- January 17, 2018

George Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston canceled more than 500 flights Tuesday. The Houston Independent School District canceled classes Tuesday because of the wintry weather. Numerous businesses and government offices closed because of the threat. Officials are trying to avoid a repeat of four years ago, when a winter storm blanketed central Alabama and left motorists stranded on roads in metro Birmingham for hours. (more...)
Dallas Mavericks are the latest pro team to accept cryptocurrency Dallas Mavericks are the latest pro team to accept cryptocurrency
- January 17, 2018

The Dallas Mavericks will accept Bitcoin and other forms of cryptocurrency as payment for tickets in the 2018-19 National Basketball Association season, owner Mark Cuban has announced. While Cuban warned that bitcoin was in a bubble back in June, he also invested in it (not to mention a blockchain fund and Unikrn's digital tokens) before 2017 was over. (more...)
Ronaldo and Madrid nominated for Laureus awards Ronaldo and Madrid nominated for Laureus awards
- January 17, 2018

There are no other New Zealanders shortlisted among eight categories. "Without the team there would not have been the victory". "The Laureus World Team of the Year category is one of the strongest in this year's list of Nominees", Fitzpatrick said. (more...)
BTIG Research Reiterates Neutral Rating for Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX)
- January 17, 2018

The overall volume in the last trading session was 11.09 million shares. Boston Scientific Corporation has a 1-year low of $15.67 and a 1-year high of $24.79. Shares for $139,104 were sold by Pierce David A on Tuesday, January 9. Carruthers Wendy had sold 12,433 shares worth $332,584 on Thursday, August 3. (more...)
'Jersey Shore' star Sorrentino to plead guilty in tax case 'Jersey Shore' star Sorrentino to plead guilty in tax case
- January 17, 2018

According to the Dept of Justice, The Situation and his brother "have agreed to plead guilty", and will officially enter their pleas this Friday. Both brothers were charged with one count of conspiracy to defraud the United States, which is punishable by a maximum potential prison sentence of five years upon conviction. (more...)
Shane MacGowan Latest News, Photos, and Videos Shane MacGowan Latest News, Photos, and Videos
- January 17, 2018

The evening also turned into something of a tribute to Irish singer Dolores O'Riordan, who died suddenly aged 46 on Monday. Shane's long-time friend Sinead O'Connor also made a surprise appearance, and performed "You're the One". Shane , who celebrated his 60th birthday on Christmas Day, was brought on stage by his partner Victoria Mary Clarke , and brought the night to an end with a rendition of the traditional song "Will Ye Go Lassie Go". (more...)
WWE Mixed Match Challenge results: Nakamura/Natalya vs. Balor/Banks WWE Mixed Match Challenge results: Nakamura/Natalya vs. Balor/Banks
- January 17, 2018

Plus, I'm always happy to see Natalya represent the legacy of Jim Neidhart instead of just Bret Hart. As confident as Carmella and Big E seem , I'm pretty sure the victory will go to the team with Asuka on it. Hang on a second though as we look at Sami Zayn and Becky Lynch talking about the show. "I might not be able to hit Finn but there are other things I can do in the ring". (more...)
Jimmy Fallon, Stephen Colbert ridicule President Trump, his 'Fake News Awards' Jimmy Fallon, Stephen Colbert ridicule President Trump, his 'Fake News Awards'
- January 17, 2018

McCain brings up the disturbing stats on press freedom worldwide before saying, "While administration officials often condemn violence against reporters overseas, Trump continues his unrelenting attacks on the integrity of American journalists and news outlets". (more...)
Grey's Anatomy star Ellen Pompeo: I fought to earn 'what I deserve' Grey's Anatomy star Ellen Pompeo: I fought to earn 'what I deserve'
- January 17, 2018

In the past, he could be leveraged against her in a "we have Patrick, we don't need you" way that she says happened for years. I don't know if they also did that to him, because he and I never discussed our deals. "In Shonda finding her power. she has empowered me", Pompeo said. Grey's Anatomy is in its 14th season, and has yet to be renewed, although Pompeo committed to Seasons 15 and 16 in her new contract. (more...)
DHS Report: 73 Percent of Terrorists Convicted by US Are Foreign-Born DHS Report: 73 Percent of Terrorists Convicted by US Are Foreign-Born
- January 17, 2018

The set of individuals who were convicted of such crimes contained, according to the report , a plurality of non-citizens: 254 out of 549. The report is expected to play a role in this week's congressional negotiations over protections for unauthorized and undocumented immigrants who entered the U.S.as minors. (more...)
Petroleo Brasileiro SA- Petrobras (PBR) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
- January 17, 2018

With a $42.7 billion market value, the company ranks in the bottom half of its industry group, Integrated Oil, and in the top 10% of its sector group, Energy Minerals, in market value. PBR's profit will be $1.83 billion for 10.42 P/E if the $0.28 EPS becomes a reality. Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras (NYSE: PBR ) has received a consensus rating of "Hold" from the eleven research firms that are now covering the firm, Marketbeat.com reports. (more...)
Karisma Kapoor's children Samaira and Kiaan bond with father Sunjay Kapur Karisma Kapoor's children Samaira and Kiaan bond with father Sunjay Kapur
- January 17, 2018

While the pictures are adorable, another interesting aspect is that the photos have been shared by none other than Sunjay's present wife, Priya. Karisma Kapoor's kids Samaira and Kiaan with Sunjay Kapoor. Priya and Sunjay's daughter Safira can also be seen in the photos. They have now resolved their issues amicably and divorce terms are settled pertaining to custody of their children. (more...)
David Harbour will officiate fan's wedding for retweets David Harbour will officiate fan's wedding for retweets
- January 17, 2018

Twitter user @ ErickaElizabth wondered what it would take for Harbour to be the officiant at her wedding in September. What's Next for Stranger Things in Season 3? It is not the first time Harbour has set a retweet challenge. "Many thanks to @postydamaris and her kind family and @iamtommyg photography for making a dream come true and proving my high school classmates right!" She got the necessary 50,000 retweets and sure enough, Harbour lived up to his word and took the pictures, ... (more...)
Justin Timberlake will perform at the Super Bowl, then come to Boston Justin Timberlake will perform at the Super Bowl, then come to Boston
- January 17, 2018

The black-and-white clip opens with Justin laying down a distinctly country melody over a hip-hop-inspired beat. On a sneak preview, behind-the-scenes look at his new tunes, the star shared, "I think the album has a wide range of sonics to it". (more...)
Star Wars: The Last Thing I Expected Star Wars: The Last Thing I Expected
- January 17, 2018

Many continue to debate the film's strengths and weaknesses - particularly with how certain characters are handled as well as what the end of the film means for not just Star Wars: Episode IX , but Johnson's own trilogy he is now developing. (more...)
U2 added as Grammy performer; Elton John collaborating with Miley Cyrus U2 added as Grammy performer; Elton John collaborating with Miley Cyrus
- January 17, 2018

The Grammys, hosted by James Corden , air on CBS January 28 at 7:30 p.m. ET, live from New York's Madison Square Garden. "Despacito" singers Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee , SZA , Kesha , Pink , Childish Gambino , Lady Gaga , Little Big Town , Patti LaPone and Ben Platt are also set to perform. (more...)
Amber Rose Shares Her Breast Reduction Surgery Journey: 'I'm Scared and Excited' Amber Rose Shares Her Breast Reduction Surgery Journey: 'I'm Scared and Excited'
- January 17, 2018

Comfort is key, bb! Last summer, Amber revealed she was contemplating undergoing breast reduction surgery because her boobs were "stupid heavy". Adding a second photo, she wrote: 'I'm really scared and really excited at the same time'. (more...)
Does Logan Paul deserve a second chance, bro? (Tylt) Does Logan Paul deserve a second chance, bro? (Tylt)
- January 17, 2018

YouTuber Logan Paul received a whole lot of backlash recently after posting a video containing footage of a suicide victim, and now he says everyone deserves a second chance. Past year the Google-owned site restricted ad revenue to videos that had 10,000 views in their lifetime. Previously, channels on YouTube had to reach 10,000 total views to be eligible for the YouTube Partner Program . (more...)
High Court authorises freezing of R1.6bn in McKinsey case High Court authorises freezing of R1.6bn in McKinsey case
- January 17, 2018

But in his affidavit‚ Molelle said Eskom paid Trillian R600-million on "fraudulent" instructions by McKinsey "in circumstances where both McKinsey and Eskom knew very well that Trillian had not rendered any services to Eskom". South Africa's companies registry office said on Wednesday that it would be pursuing criminal complaints against SAP, KPMG and McKinsey on suspicion that business they conducted with friends of President Jacob Zuma contravened the companies act. (more...)
Khloe Kardashian's Pregnancy Reveal Party on KUWTK Will Make You Cry Khloe Kardashian's Pregnancy Reveal Party on KUWTK Will Make You Cry
- January 17, 2018

Khloe also described the moment she told Tristan via Facetime: "He was like, 'Wait are you kidding or serious?'" Khloe, who chose to hold off on telling her family in favor of saving the big reveal for an upcoming barbecue, found herself in the odd position of sharing the news with just her Alexa, Tristan ... (more...)