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Frank Ocean celebrates Valentine's Day with Moon River cover Frank Ocean celebrates Valentine's Day with Moon River cover
- February 15, 2018

Ocean has shared his take on " Moon River ", which was written by Henry Mancini and Johnny Mercer , and originally performed by Audrey Hepburn in Breakfast at Tiffany's . Posted above a caption that says simply "In the late nite", the song is spare instrumentally - featuring just a gentle electric guitar and some atmospheric keyboards - but elaborate vocally, with multiple overlapping overdubs of Ocean's voice woven together. (more...)
Trump Infrastructure Plan Would Spur Pipeline Projects Trump Infrastructure Plan Would Spur Pipeline Projects
- February 15, 2018

President Trump's budget proposal may be dead on arrival on Capitol Hill, but the document shows that he still harbors dreams of gutting a host of social programs that serve tens of thousands of people in metro areas such as Buffalo. Much of the $200 billion will be found in cuts to federal transit programs and to the Department of Transportation's Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery grant program, which offers funding based on the needs of applying communities. (more...)
The Walking Dead Is Going 'Fully Nude'! The Walking Dead Is Going 'Fully Nude'!
- February 15, 2018

Luckily, we'll never have to decide, since regardless of these pithy ads, The Walking Dead won't return until after the Winter Olympics shuts its doors for another four years. He's said before that he'd love to do a scene in which Rick Grimes is fully nude. Let's be honest - they're probably going to lose viewers after Carl's gone. (more...)
Kapil Sharma in trouble again: NGO files complaint against comedian Kapil Sharma in trouble again: NGO files complaint against comedian
- February 15, 2018

Comedian-actor Kapil Sharma who is all set to return to TV with his new show, " Family Time with Kapil Sharma ", landed into trouble for violating traffic rules during his late-night bike ride in Amritsar. This is to notice earlier also his old two show names were also on his names, first - " Comedy Nights with Kapil " and then "The Kapil Sharma Show". (more...)
Chinese New Year: what it is and how to celebrate it Chinese New Year: what it is and how to celebrate it
- February 15, 2018

Often sweepingly called " Chinese New Year ", the Lunar New Year (which falls this year on Friday 16 February) is actually celebrated all over the continent, from Korea to Tibet. Moon also wished citizens happiness in the New Year. Couplets, folk painting, paper-cuts, festive scrolls, lanterns, as well as other festive decorations in bright red, are seen everywhere. (more...)
Selena shows off new hair at New York Fashion Week Selena shows off new hair at New York Fashion Week
- February 15, 2018

She paired them with a full Coach ensemble featuring a floral maxi dress, black leather jacket, and cowboy boots for some added edge. Justin was dressed down for the evening in beige pants, an orange top, a denim jacket and chequered shoes, while Selena wore a short black dress and flats while rocking a new fringed haircut. (more...)
Microsoft Ships the First Redstone 5 Build, Launches Windows App Previews Microsoft Ships the First Redstone 5 Build, Launches Windows App Previews
- February 15, 2018

In addition to the new power scheme, the new Windows 10 testing builds enhance the UWP File System Access by giving more controls to you to decide which UWP apps can access your full file system. Essentially, what's happening here is that we've reached the point where the next Windows 10 update (Redstone 4) is nearly due, so therefore close to finalized, and thus Microsoft has begun work on Redstone 5 testing, releasing an initial build to Insiders who've previously chosen the "skip ahead" ... (more...)
Rise in Consumer Price Index triggers inflation fears Rise in Consumer Price Index triggers inflation fears
- February 15, 2018

The Fed has signaled it will raise rates three times this year for the second year in a row. " Inflation has to be put into context", said Joseph LaVorgna, chief economist for the Americas at Natixis in NY. Sales of building materials and garden supplies saw their largest monthly decrease in almost two years, giving up 2.4 percent. Potentially, consumers dismissed the January retail figures as a hangover from heavy spending during the holiday season. (more...)
Camila Cabello Announces Solo Tour Dates & Hosts Havana-Inspired Party Camila Cabello Announces Solo Tour Dates & Hosts Havana-Inspired Party
- February 15, 2018

Camila's self-titled debut album was released last month, peaking at Number 2 on the Official Albums Chart, eclipsing her two previous positions on the chart with Fifth Harmony . #1 in almost every corner of the globe, it dominated the charts in Canada and Mexico where it is already certified Gold, and also in Sweden, Norway, and Netherlands. (more...)
Meek Mill files appeal petition over credibility of cop's testimony Meek Mill files appeal petition over credibility of cop's testimony
- February 15, 2018

Graham; the 2007 arresting officer in Meek's gun and drug charges case; that which he violated probation for a year ago and is now imprisoned for. Mill is now in prison from a violation of probation stemming from the conviction. Gibson said that Mill took a gun out of his waistband to discard it and didn't aim it at anyone. Jerold Gibson claimed he was present for the 2007 arrest and contradicted many points made by Graham during Mill's trial. (more...)
Daniel Suárez Preparing for 2018 Daytona 500 Daniel Suárez Preparing for 2018 Daytona 500
- February 15, 2018

While Kennington wants to race well and score a solid finish, he's also grateful for the support from all the NASCAR fans in Canada. The field of 40 cars will be set Thursday night by the Daytona 500's unique qualifying races, called Duels, where drivers who have not already won a starting spot on the front row will be placed on the grid based on their finish in one of the two 150-mile Duel races. (more...)
What was on Michelle Obama's Valentine's Day playlist? What was on Michelle Obama's Valentine's Day playlist?
- February 15, 2018

Mrs. Obama followed up with a note of her own, sharing a photo including the phrase, " Forever Mine: Michelle to Barack ". And his wife of 25 years, Michelle, was also feeling the love. Sherald's painting of Michelle Obama shows her sitting with one hand under her chin and the other draped across her lap, while wearing a long flowing dress decorated with geometric shapes. (more...)
Dev Patel to play David Copperfield in his next Hollywood film Dev Patel to play David Copperfield in his next Hollywood film
- February 15, 2018

With his powerful acting and spellbinding expressions, Dev Patel had us all in tears in his previous movie Lion , which earned him a nomination in the Oscars. Iannucci and Kevin Loader are producing the pic, while FilmNation handles global sales and will co-rep USA with UTA Independent Film Group. With his creation Veep , director Iannucci bagged an Emmy award whereas Patel just made his directorial debut with Home Shopper , a short film which premiered at the Sundance Film ... (more...)
Parametrica Management Ltd Purchases New Position in Commscope Holding Company Inc (COMM)
- February 15, 2018

COMM's SI was 9.08M shares in February as released by FINRA. It has outperformed by 8.72% the S&P500. Roberto Mignone decreased its stake in Nektar Therapeutics (NKTR) by 19.08% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Walleye Trading invested 0% in CommScope Holding Company, Inc. Amp Cap Investors Limited has 72,036 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Nordea Investment Management AB bought a new position in shares of Commscope in the 2nd quarter valued at about ... (more...)
Knierims advance to pairs free skate Knierims advance to pairs free skate
- February 15, 2018

Combined with their 14th-place finish in the short program the previous morning, they finished the competition 15th among 16 pairs. Evgenia Tarasova and Vladimir Morozov of Olympic Athletes from Russian Federation were in second place with a score of 81.68, followed by Canadians Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford with a score of 76.82. (more...)
Here's How Kylie Jenner Is Celebrating Valentine's Day Here's How Kylie Jenner Is Celebrating Valentine's Day
- February 15, 2018

ET previously spoke with Anthony last Wednesday on the red carpet at the amfAR Gala in NY where she couldn't help but gush over Jenner's super sweet newborn girl. The " Life of Kylie " star announced the birth of her little girl five days after her arrival with a lengthy post online and an 11-minute video clip documenting her pregnancy. (more...)
Finally, Nepal Makes it to 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier Finally, Nepal Makes it to 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier
- February 15, 2018

JJ Smit was Namibia's best bowler, taking three wickets for 57 runs off 10 overs. I feel for Canada , one in a million times you would win those games. We want to do well, and help Nepal cricket grow. UAE, Canada and Namibia were separated on nett run rate, with UAE finishing second with a 1,034 run rate, while Canada had 0,868 and Namibia 0,566. (more...)
Sarah Jessica Parker breaks her silence on 'feud' with Kim Cattrall Sarah Jessica Parker breaks her silence on 'feud' with Kim Cattrall
- February 15, 2018

There has been a lot going on these past few days since Kim Cattrall - known for having played "Samantha" in the worldwide-celebrated series " Sex and the City " - announced on February 5 the unfortunate news of her brother's death . Cohen goes on to characterize Cattrall as a sadly emotionally unstable inconvenience attacking the character of tiny, tiny, innocent Sarah Jessica Parker . (more...)
Suit filed over LL Bean's 1-year limit on returns Suit filed over LL Bean's 1-year limit on returns
- February 15, 2018

Victor Bondi filed suit in Chicago Monday, claiming that the reason he bought L.L. Bean products was because of the company's satisfaction guarantee, The Bangor Daily News reported . The suit said Biondi and others who join the class-action suit are seeking unspecified damages or an order that Bean honor the warranty and corrective advertising on the return policy. (more...)
Dicks Sporting Goods (NYSE:DKS) Receiving Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Study Finds
- February 15, 2018

It has underperformed by 31.60% the S&P500. Analysts expect that Dicks Sporting Goods Inc (NYSE: DKS ) will report sales of $2.72 billion for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks . It also reduced its holding in Mercury Genl Corp New (Put) (NYSE:MCY) by 31,600 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 18,800 shares, and cut its stake in Enterprise Prods Partners L (Call) (NYSE:EPD). (more...)
Blake Griffin's ex-fiance sues him over Kendall Jenner 'fawning' Blake Griffin's ex-fiance sues him over Kendall Jenner 'fawning'
- February 15, 2018

It hasn't been a month since the Detroit Pistons have traded for Blake Griffin . He then "immediately embarked on a high-profile affair with [Kendall Jenner ]". Finally, the litigation also talks about how Cameron helped counsel Griffin through a feud with ex-teammate Chris Paul as the two apparently battled for the Clippers' locker room. (more...)
'Incredibles 2' Olympics Spot Is a Super-Powered Family Reunion 'Incredibles 2' Olympics Spot Is a Super-Powered Family Reunion
- February 15, 2018

Which means Mr Incredible himself has to don the responsibilities of keeping the kids in line while stopping them from blowing up the house. Incredible , Elastigirl , Violet, Dash, Jack-Jack, Frozone along with the addition of numerous new characters. (more...)
Gradient Investments LLC Raises Position in Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS) Gradient Investments LLC Raises Position in Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS)
- February 15, 2018

The stock increased 0.44% or $0.03 during the last trading session, reaching $6.85. 1,220,487 shares of the company's stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 2,189,952. (NASDAQ:ALGN) on Monday, October 3 to "Neutral" rating. Glg reported 19,340 shares. Piper Jaffray maintained Oclaro, Inc. The rating was maintained by Berenberg with "Hold" on Thursday, September 1. (more...)
Marathon Oil reports 4Q loss
- February 15, 2018

Since September 14, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 5 sales for $7.73 million activity. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Castleark Management Llc decreased its stake in Marathon Pete Corp (MPC) by 47.15% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
Nicki Minaj Ditches Social Media to Complete New Album Nicki Minaj Ditches Social Media to Complete New Album
- February 15, 2018

Nicki Minaj has kept her fans guessing over the last few months as continues to embark on a social media silence. Although a lot of fans have been talking about her suspicious absence from social media for weeks, the topic of her disappearance came even more into the spotlight after Wendy Williams launched a mock campaign to find Nicki. (more...)