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Dad of North Korea detainee to be guest of Pence at Olympics Dad of North Korea detainee to be guest of Pence at Olympics
- February 07, 2018

Leading the USA delegation to the Olympic Opening Ceremonies, Pence will bring to the games Fred Warmbier, the father of Otto Warmbier , the US student who died in 2017 shortly after he was released from North Korean detention. "It may be a temporary orchestra, an expanded Samjiyon Band", said Yang Moo-jin, a professor at the University of North Korean Studies in Seoul . "It's speaking truth on the world stage, which is the opposite of what the North Koreans do". (more...)
Still Listen to Stock Analysts? - Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc
- February 06, 2018

Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss Llc increased its stake in Twenty ( FOXA ) by 8.76% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The formula for calculating the price-earnings ratio for any stock is simple: the market value per share divided by the earnings per share (EPS). (more...)
Actor Dropped From Black Lives Matter Inspired Film After Making Racist Remarks Actor Dropped From Black Lives Matter Inspired Film After Making Racist Remarks
- February 06, 2018

They told Variety , "Due to the controversy surrounding his past comments and behaviour, Kian Lawley will no longer appear in 'The Hate U Give .' The studio plans to recast the role of Chris and reshoot scenes as needed". Hunger Games actress Amandla Stenberg leads a cast that also includes Regina Hall , Common , Issa Rae and Anthony Mackie . Lawley was set to play Starr's boyfriend, Chris, but those scenes are now set to be scrubbed from the film. (more...)
Bruno Mars says he'll curate next year's Super Bowl halftime show, if it's all hip-hop Bruno Mars says he'll curate next year's Super Bowl halftime show, if it's all hip-hop
- February 06, 2018

Taking to Twitter, Mars tweeted the NFL's account saying , "You have the opportunity to celebrate incredible hip hop artists from Atlanta next year". (more...)
Ashley Graham's New Swimsuit Ads Feature Her (Stunning) 53 Year-Old Mother Ashley Graham's New Swimsuit Ads Feature Her (Stunning) 53 Year-Old Mother
- February 06, 2018

Graham really wanted to spread the body positive love to all ages with her latest range of swimwear and let people know that you can feel handsome at any age. Her feel-good attitude toward her own body has shaped my ability to remain positive and self-assured. "I believe that beauty is beyond, age, race, or size, and it's not a trend-at every stage of your life, you can feel lovely". (more...)
Imperial wedding postponed in Japan Imperial wedding postponed in Japan
- February 06, 2018

She and her fiance attended the International Christian University in Tokyo. In addition to Princess Mako , there are six other unmarried princesses. " Time can be used to further strengthen their bonds". She said Akihito and his wife, Empress Michiko, expressed respect for their decision when she reported it to them. (more...)
Jordan Peele Jordan Peele "Seriously Considering" A Sequel To "Get Out"
- February 06, 2018

After being presented with his medallion, Peele chose to make an impromptu joke about a sequel to his hit debut film, quipping that he had spent the ceremony asking two legendary actors to star and that it would, apparently, be a crossover of " Get Out ", "Driving Miss Daisy", and "Beauty And The Beast". (more...)
Anushka Sharma to play scary Holi with this guy! Anushka Sharma to play scary Holi with this guy!
- February 06, 2018

Previously, the motion teaser of the film which was shared by film and trade analyst Taran Adarsh took the social media by storm as it is being anticipated that Pari will be one of the most scariest films of all times. Jointly produced by Clean Slate Films (Anushka and her brother's production company) & KriArj Entertainment, Pari also stars Rajat Kapoor & Ritabhari Chakraborty in pivotal roles. (more...)
Kim Yong Un to visit South Korea this week for Winter Olympics Kim Yong Un to visit South Korea this week for Winter Olympics
- February 06, 2018

South Korean President Moon Jae In told his United States counterpart Donald Trump in a phone call last Friday that the momentum of improved North-South relations would continue and that Mr Pence's visit would be an "important prelude for that", according to the Blue House. (more...)
Ryan Coogler says Black Panther filled lifelong dream Ryan Coogler says Black Panther filled lifelong dream
- February 06, 2018

He talked about my movies that he had seen, and we said if the opportunity comes, we'd love to work with each other on something". It just doesn't quite work out'. The 41-year-old actor plays Black Panther in the Marvel movie series but isn't anxious that his role will see him pigeon-holed as an actor as he already has had a string of career-defining parts. (more...)
'SNL': Tina Fey, Rachel Dratch Return for Philadelphia vs. New England Showdown 'SNL': Tina Fey, Rachel Dratch Return for Philadelphia vs. New England Showdown
- February 06, 2018

Both Rachel Dratch and Tina Fey cameoed in the skit, but the fact that such a thing wasn't the headline here is a testament to just how well written the sketch was. The Patriots delegation, led by host Natalie Portman , and Massachusetts-born Dratch showed up to the Revolutionary War in full colonial garb, with a pretty familiar attitude of "never knowing how to lose". (more...)
Donald Trump Tremendous Bowl Message: 'We Proudly Stand for the Nationwide Anthem'
- February 06, 2018

Responding to one critical Tweet (now deleted) saying Pinnk "sucked", she wrote: "Yeah but at least I suck while singing our countries national anthem, and you just suck by yourself on a dirty couch". "And the EAGLES!?!?! I promise I will do my best, as I always do". "As far as the gremlins that got me into this mess, you can cough at me for the rest of your lives". (more...)
Dirk Nowitzki plays 50000th minute for Mavericks wearing a misspelled jersey Dirk Nowitzki plays 50000th minute for Mavericks wearing a misspelled jersey
- February 06, 2018

Amongst active players Nowitzki is by far the leader in minutes played, with Utah Jazz forward Joe Johnson next in line with 43,706 minutes played counting the 16 he played Monday night. Monday will be Barnes' first game missed of the season, and with the Mavs going nowhere fast, it's likely the right call. "I just really believe Dirk's record of high level of excellence, of longevity, durability, is one of the most remarkable I've ever seen in sport, " Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle said ... (more...)
'Must Be Stopped': Trump Accuses Top Democrat of Leaking Confidential Info 'Must Be Stopped': Trump Accuses Top Democrat of Leaking Confidential Info
- February 06, 2018

Earlier in the day Trump authorized the release of a controversial memo , written by staffers of Republican House Intelligence Committee chairman Devin Nunes , that alleges the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Justice Department engaged in a partisan attempt to target the Trump campaign in 2016. (more...)
GOP lawmakers release memo critical of Federal Bureau of Investigation
- February 06, 2018

It appears Trump is referencing the memo , suggesting that he thinks the document alleging that officials abused the system for obtaining surveillance warrants proves that investigators were out to get him. Trump's decision to authorize the memo's public disclosure was extraordinary, yet part of a recent pattern. Democrats said the memo , which disclosed material about one of the most tightly held national security processes, selectively used Republican talking points in an effort to ... (more...)
What this year's Oscar nominees wear to lunch What this year's Oscar nominees wear to lunch
- February 06, 2018

At the Oscar nominees luncheon, everyone is a victor, no one has to deliver a speech , and honorees from little-known categories, like sound mixing and animated short film, rub elbows with A-listers and Hollywood royalty. Meanwhile, the Oscars race has been heating up, this year proving particularly hard to guess who could take home the Best Picture award. "Last year's envelope malfunction wasn't their doing". (more...)
Kevin Hart Addresses His Drunken Super Bowl Humiliation: 'Who Gives a S Kevin Hart Addresses His Drunken Super Bowl Humiliation: 'Who Gives a S
- February 06, 2018

Philadelphia's own celebrity comedian Kevin Hart provided some comic relief at the Super Bowl . So happy that Hart crashed a post-game NFL Network interview with an Eagles player. "To all the kids out there, I just want to say don't drink", Hart started the video. Shut up b*tch, I ain't got socks on because I'm tipsy. "When alcohol is in your system, you do dumb stuff", Hart began in a hilarious Instagram video . (more...)
Kris Jenner crashes into Chrissy Teigen's table Kris Jenner crashes into Chrissy Teigen's table
- February 06, 2018

Kris Jenner might not have had the BEST time at Chrissy Teigen's Super Bowl bash. Teigen then panned over to her coffee table and asked: 'Kris , what happened over here?' "If anyone's in the market for a slightly-used table, the Kris Jenner actually just fell into it", she joked in a Snapchat video. (more...)
Rory Best 'was told to attend rape trial' Rory Best 'was told to attend rape trial'
- February 06, 2018

And when asked by the barrister "If you didn't like him, why were you kissing him in his bedroom?", she said "I'm not entirely sure". During a police interview, which was played for the jury, the woman told an officer that a female had walked into the bedroom when she was allegedly being assaulted by Mr Jackson and Mr Olding and that she did not know if she had taken photographs. (more...)
Trump takes aim at Schiff ahead of push to release Democrats' memo Trump takes aim at Schiff ahead of push to release Democrats' memo
- February 06, 2018

The California Democrat has slammed the release of a congressional memo that alleges FBI surveillance abuses in an investigation into the Trump campaign's Russian Federation ties. "FBI agents are dogged people who do not care about the direction of political winds", former Federal Bureau of Investigation special agent Josh Campbell, who was announced Monday as a CNN law enforcement analyst, wrote in a New York Times op-ed. (more...)
Conan the Barbarian TV Series in the Works at Amazon Conan the Barbarian TV Series in the Works at Amazon
- February 06, 2018

Driven out of his tribal homelands, Conan wanders the mysterious and treacherous world of civilization where he searches for objective in a place that rejects him as a mindless savage. There is no telling when Amazon's Conan series will enter production, or who will end up being cast in the titular role. On the small screen, there have been two animated TV series and Conan the Adventurer, a short-lived 1997 syndicated action-adventure series. (more...)
'Life of the Party' Trailer Starring Melissa McCarthy 'Life of the Party' Trailer Starring Melissa McCarthy
- February 06, 2018

The new film finds McCarthy as Deanna, a dedicated housewife whose world is rocked when her husband suddenly leaves her. But since those jokes also include the embarrassment of McCarthy's daughter in the movie (played by Molly Gordon ), that should make it a little easier for parents to swallow without giving you disapproving glance in the middle of the movie (you know the one I'm talking about). (more...)
Jack Osbourne is a dad again Jack Osbourne is a dad again
- February 06, 2018

She said: "I don't have the words to express how happy I am for Jack and Lisa to have another lovely little girl, and they named her Minnie which is most very favorite name, other than Nana which is what the girls call me". "Congratulations to my brother @jackosbourne & his lovely wife @lisaosbourne on the birth of #MinnieOsbourne", she wrote. Lisa admitted at the time that she needed to take some time to "come to terms" with her loss, before trying for another baby. (more...)
Drake Makes Surprise Visit To Miami High School, Films Drake Makes Surprise Visit To Miami High School, Films "God's Plan" Video
- February 06, 2018

Drake chose to make a surprise visit to Miami Senior High School earlier today (Monday) to shoot the music video for his number 1 single " God's Plan ". "Look who came to visit the high today. drake . motherfucking drizzy!" After that, Drake then showed up at the, where he attracted a large crowd of students at the Shalala Student Center, according to tweets and reports from, the university's student newspaper. (more...)
`Good´ Frasier star John Mahoney dies aged 77 `Good´ Frasier star John Mahoney dies aged 77
- February 06, 2018

His longtime manager, Paul Martino, said he died after a brief stint in hospital. The theater invited ticketholders to gather at the theater for a moment of silence. On the big screen, he was in The American President , Eight Men Out and Tin Men , with 2007's Dan in Real Life starring Steve Carell among his last movie credits. (more...)