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Rose McGowan on Harvey Weinstein's Downfall Rose McGowan on Harvey Weinstein's Downfall
- February 02, 2018

So am I", she said. "In general? Sure. Right now at this moment?" Weinstein, in a new statement via his lawyer, claimed that he had an email from her former manager which said that McGowan had told her afterward their encounter was "consensual". (more...)
CBS, Viacom boards weigh merger again with Redstone's support CBS, Viacom boards weigh merger again with Redstone's support
- February 02, 2018

Sumner Redstone, now 94 and in poor health, took hold of Viacom in 1987 before acquiring CBS 13 years later. Global media co Viacom and CBS Corporation have each established special committees to evaluate a potential merger . for $52.4 billion, while Discovery Communications Inc., a cable programmer, is absorbing the smaller Scripps Networks Interactive Inc. for about $12 billion. (more...)
Victoria Beckham posts photo of Spice Girls reunion! Victoria Beckham posts photo of Spice Girls reunion!
- February 02, 2018

The group, who were the girl-band sensation of the 90s with hits such as Wannabe, last officially performed as the Spice Girls for the London 2012 Olympics Closing Ceremony. X Exciting x", she wrote. So I sort of let it go a little bit. In previous years, Victoria Beckham has flat-out denied any possibility of turning away from her career in fashion to return to music, and Mel C has said that she wouldn't do it unless all five were involved. (more...)
Jose Mourinho explains Marouane Fellaini substitution incident
- February 02, 2018

Now on a four-match winning run since their first Premier League defeat against Liverpool earlier this month, City's dominant form has seen them move 12 points clear of Manchester United who sit in second. "I always think when the leader has a certain distance, I have been there a few times, you are calm, you are relaxed and you don't feel the pressure", he added. (more...)
Kim Kardashian Sends Valentine's Day Gifts to Taylor Swift and More 'Haters' Kim Kardashian Sends Valentine's Day Gifts to Taylor Swift and More 'Haters'
- February 02, 2018

She's generously sending her three new fragrances (" BFF ", " Bae ", and " Ride or Die ") to all of the special people in her life: Khloé, Kourtney, Kylie , Kendall, Kris, and - wait for it - her "haters". In an Instagram story of hers, Kim was heard saying, "I am gonna send out way more than this but I decided this Valentine's Day everyone deserves a Valentine". (more...)
5 killed in twin helicopter crash in France 5 killed in twin helicopter crash in France
- February 02, 2018

So far, five persons have been officially dead. The helicopters belonging to an army flight training school crashed near Carces lake about 50 kilometers northwest of Saint-Tropez. Florence Parly, the defence minister, said she would visit the scene of the crash later today. The five-seater Gazelle has been in service with the French military since the 1970s and is used by the French forces in Mali, in their anti-terror mission. (more...)
Fight Martians, Viet Cong, and zombies with Far Cry 5's season pass Fight Martians, Viet Cong, and zombies with Far Cry 5's season pass
- February 02, 2018

The full press release confirming the expansions and Season Pass content can be read below. Far Cry 3 Classic Edition will allow fans of the saga and new players to revisit the island of Rook and meet one of the most notorious villain of Far Cry , Vaas, played by Michael Mando. (more...)
Amazon patents bracelets that can monitor the hands of a warehouse worker Amazon patents bracelets that can monitor the hands of a warehouse worker
- February 02, 2018

It what sounds like a plot twist out of George Orwell's "Nineteen Eighty-Four", Amazon has patented designs for a wristband that can track the movements of its warehouse clerks and use vibrations to prod them in different directions. If the worker's hands move to the wrong item, the bracelet will buzz, pretty much like an invisible fence used for dog training . "Accordingly, improved approaches for keeping track of where an inventory item is stored are of interest". (more...)
Beyonce helped Haddish calm down Beyonce helped Haddish calm down
- February 01, 2018

Haddish has been making a name for herself on the acclaimed comedy TV series The Carmichael Show since 2015, but really shot to fame previous year thanks to her star-making turn in the hit summer comedy Girls Trip . "And she was like, 'Mmm-hmm, '" Haddish said. She came up to me and was like, 'I think you are so amusing, Tiffany Haddish .' I was like, 'What? Comedian Tiffany Haddish never has a boring moment, from introducing Barbra Streisand to the music of Cardi B to her ... (more...)
Pregnant Kate Middleton and Norway's Mette-Marit Look Like Disney Princess Sisters
- February 01, 2018

Her design, however, was worn with a black houndstooth skirt, two-tone heels and a red and black hat. With the ornate, floral-printed velvet dress, Kate, who is expecting her third child in April, kept her accessories relatively simple. He also thanked their hosts for their hospitality and his hopes to return the favour in the United Kingdom soon, "We have encountered a wonderfully warm welcome". (more...)
Patriots' Tom Brady wonders 'Why does everyone want me to retire?' Patriots' Tom Brady wonders 'Why does everyone want me to retire?'
- February 01, 2018

When will Tom Brady finally retire? During a radio segment last week, WEEI host Alex Reimer referred to Brady's 5-year-old daughter, Vivian - who appears in Brady's documentary series "Tom vs Time" - as an "annnoying little pissant". (more...)
Union Budget: Here's how to calculate your income tax for 2018-19 Union Budget: Here's how to calculate your income tax for 2018-19
- February 01, 2018

A standard deduction of Rs 40,000 was introduced in lieu of transport and medical reimbursements for salaried employees and for senior citizens , saving incentives and healthcare tax breaks were proposed. In this scheme senior citizen had a chance to deposit a lump-sump amount of savings in order to get fixed income. Also, in the budget, Jaitley made PAN mandatory for all non-individual taxpayers who engage in any financial transaction aggregating to Rs 2,50,000 in a financial year. (more...)
Brian Michael Bendis Will Relaunch SUPERMAN, Get His Own Comic Line Brian Michael Bendis Will Relaunch SUPERMAN, Get His Own Comic Line
- February 01, 2018

Bendis will also do some scene setting in DC Nation #0 , a special anthology issue DC will release on May 3, in the lead up to Free Comic Book day and its three major summer events. Additionally, he's also brought his full slate of Jinxworld creator-owned series to DC, and will head up his own " custom imprint ". The DC move will also see the revival of Bendis' Jinxworld line of more adult comic series, with series such as Powers , Scarlet and The United States of Murder Inc . (more...)
Quavo Accused of Beating Up 'Eric the Jeweler' During Grammy After-Party Quavo Accused of Beating Up 'Eric the Jeweler' During Grammy After-Party
- February 01, 2018

The scuffle turned physical, and TMZ reports that Quavo and one other friend jumped Eric around 4:30 AM. NYPD officials were seeking to interview Quavo , Offset , Takeoff and their manager over the incident, insiders told the outlet, adding that they were looking for video evidence from the club. (more...)
Shrewsbury woman starstruck by Beyonce in viral photo at NYC hotel Shrewsbury woman starstruck by Beyonce in viral photo at NYC hotel
- February 01, 2018

Monaghan was in the city to support her granddaughter at a gymnastics competition. A photo snapped of their chance meeting was shared this week to Beyonce's Instagram account, in a series of photos taken of her and her husband that evening. (more...)
Lottery victor dies weeks after winning $1M jackpot Lottery victor dies weeks after winning $1M jackpot
- February 01, 2018

For more, read the WBNG report. "He had a friend come and talk to me, and they told me that he was very sick and that he had brain and lung cancer and that he was in the hospital and they didn't think he was gonna make it", said Scott. Savastano died Friday, 23 days after he won the lottery. He became a carpenter after working with and learning from his father as a child. According to his obituary , "he was known for his high-quality work and perfectionism". (more...)
Kate Upton says she was sexually harassed by Guess co-founder Kate Upton says she was sexually harassed by Guess co-founder
- February 01, 2018

Comments ran the gamut; some followers were supportive. "Shame on you for throwing shade on this man after he made your career". If so, you could've called the cops. "It's disappointing that such an iconic women's brand Guess is still empowering Paul Marciano as their creative director", she wrote on Twitter , ending her tweet with the #MeToo hashtag. (more...)
Jamie Dornan explains why he's often in a 'panic' when meeting fans Jamie Dornan explains why he's often in a 'panic' when meeting fans
- February 01, 2018

Grey'. I was like, 'You just watched me simulate sex for two hours.' It was very unusual". On " The Ellen DeGeneres Show ", Dornan says that his wife, Amelia Warner , has never seen any of his films. Happy couple: When Ellen inquired if it's because she doesn't want to see it, he said he doesn't want to pay for a ticket for her to watch him as the seductive Mr. (more...)
Robert Wagner 'a person of interest' in Natalie Wood's death Robert Wagner 'a person of interest' in Natalie Wood's death
- February 01, 2018

ET. CBS' 48 Hours recently spoke with the new investigators about additional witnesses who have come forward, new evidence in their possession, and the new theories being cobbled together to explain what happened on the night of Wood's death. (more...)
Google India honours poet Kamala Das legacy with a doodle Google India honours poet Kamala Das legacy with a doodle
- February 01, 2018

Her relatives, among others, tried to block her autobiography from being published and released; but many others were left spellbound by her honesty and the way she expressed herself through words. She was determined to live life on her own terms, resisting labels such as "feminist" and choosing different names for herself over the course of her life. (more...)
Jim Carrey won't face trial over former girlfriend Cathriona White's death Jim Carrey won't face trial over former girlfriend Cathriona White's death
- February 01, 2018

White died after taking her own life in September 2015, but a lawsuit was being brought against Carrey by her estranged husband and mother that alleged the actor was to blame. "White's intent in obtaining these records was clear - she cooked the records, creating forgeries with altered information, phony tests and fictitious dates", court documents obtained by the Daily News state. (more...)
Recording Academy President Regrets Saying Women in Music Should Recording Academy President Regrets Saying Women in Music Should "Step Up"
- February 01, 2018

At the time of this writing, the petition was only a hundreds of signatures away from reaching its goal of 10,000 supporters. Of the 84 awards in total, women won a grand total of 11. "Because I think they would be welcome, I don't have personal experience of those kinds of brick walls that you face, but I think it's really a combination, it's us as an industry making the welcome mat very obvious, creating mentorships, creating opportunities not only for women but for all people who want to be ... (more...)
Remembering Prince's Superbowl Halftime Show (& thinking about JT's) Remembering Prince's Superbowl Halftime Show (& thinking about JT's)
- February 01, 2018

Jackson and Timberlake claimed it was an accident. "The fallout of your performance during Super Bowl XXXVIII has left an indelible mark", the Los Angeles-based council said, referring to the brief live exposure of Janet Jackson's right breast and nipple. (more...)
MultiChoice pulls the plug on ANN7 MultiChoice pulls the plug on ANN7
- February 01, 2018

In early December, MultiChoice said that it was aware that its deal with ANN7 had caused "real public concern" and instructed its audit and risk committees to probe the contract. Meanwhile, the government said it was disappointed in MultiChoice for not renewing the contract. "We will make sure we take all necessary steps to restore public trust in MultiChoice as a company committed to making a positive impact in this country". (more...)
What Are Analysts Suggestions On Scorpio Tankers Inc. (STNG)
- February 01, 2018

Analysts are turning out to be more optimistic than before, with 13 of analysts who cover Scorpio Tankers Inc. It has underperformed by 40.50% the S&P500. Its down 0.15, from 0.88 in 2017Q2. 103 funds opened positions while 495 raised stakes. The company has a total of 979.17 Million shares outstanding. (more...)