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Michelle Gomez & Chance Perdomo Join Netflix's Sabrina The Teenage Witch Series Michelle Gomez & Chance Perdomo Join Netflix's Sabrina The Teenage Witch Series
- February 16, 2018

Perdomo will portray Ambrose Spellman, Sabrina's cousin from England who happens to be a warlock. Ambrose has been placed under house arrest by the Witches Council and forced to remain in the Spellman household. The series will move to Netflix with a commitment for 20 episodes over two seasons. The series is based on the comic book Chilling Adventures of Sabrina , which reimagines the origin and adventures of Sabrina the Teenage Witch as a dark coming-of-age story that traffics in ... (more...)
Courtney Barnett Details New Album & Drops Lead Single Courtney Barnett Details New Album & Drops Lead Single
- February 16, 2018

Something of a feminist anthem, " Nameless, Faceless " is adding more fuel to the fire of excitement that burns for Tell Me How You Really Feel . Courtney Barnett has by no means been idle since the release of her album Sometimes I Sit And Think, And Sometimes I Just Sit in 2015, touring heavily in support of it, then releasing the Kurt Vile collaboration Lotta Sea Lice previous year and touring that. (more...)
Mnuchin calls on Congress to review gun violence Mnuchin calls on Congress to review gun violence
- February 16, 2018

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin strayed from the Trump administration line Thursday, urging Congress to address the issue of gun violence in the wake of the Florida school shooting that claimed 17 lives. But then Mnuchin expressed his personal concerns about the issue of gun violence and asked for Congress to look into it. Citing Trump's suggestion last month in Davos, Switzerland, that he will consider rejoining the TPP if the United States is able to strike a "substantially better deal", ... (more...)
Former BBC presenter loses legal battle over tax bill Former BBC presenter loses legal battle over tax bill
- February 16, 2018

Last night Ms Ackroyd, who lives near Halifax, broke her silence to describe what she called "five horrendous years of innuendo and gossip" since she was abruptly taken off screen. Instead, she had been freelance via Christa Ackroyd Media (CAM) Ltd from 2001 - but was sacked in 2013 when HMRC looked into her tax affairs. Indeed, we did not hear any evidence from any relevant BBC employees and we are not in a position to make such findings'. (more...)
Lupita Nyong'o Celebrates Her Natural 'Kinky' Hair In Allure Cover Shoot Lupita Nyong'o Celebrates Her Natural 'Kinky' Hair In Allure Cover Shoot
- February 16, 2018

On shaving her head as a teenager: "I went into the hair salon, and I said, 'Let's cut it off.' It was nearly a dare to myself: Can I live without hair?" "I'm not really in deep with the politics of it all and the language choice", she qualified. (more...)
'Three Billboards' Become a Reality Outside of Grenfell Tower in London 'Three Billboards' Become a Reality Outside of Grenfell Tower in London
- February 16, 2018

Meanwhile, Cressida Dick, head of the Metropolitan police, had reportedly said in December 2017 that the investigation was unlikely to be completed until 2019, given the large number of evidence that remains to be reviewed. Three trucks with bright billboards took to the streets of London on Thursday. Directed by Martin McDonagh , the film features a mother named Mildred played by Frances McDormand. (more...)
Kareena and Karisma Kapoor hosted daddy Randhir Kapoor's 71st birthday Party Kareena and Karisma Kapoor hosted daddy Randhir Kapoor's 71st birthday Party
- February 16, 2018

Good looks runs in their genes and this adorable family picture at Randhir Kapoor's birthday is a proof. "Certainly, it has been robbed". Randhir, surrounded by his daughters, cut a chocolate cake that said "Happy Birthday Nana We Love You" and featured the names of his three grandchildren, Samaira, Kiaan and Taimur. (more...)
North Korea warms to South Korea, volume down on border propaganda North Korea warms to South Korea, volume down on border propaganda
- February 16, 2018

He said "it's too early to judge" whether a diplomatic process could be starting and made clear the obstacle to progress is Kim. After venting their feelings about North Korea's dictator Kim Jong Un , the police moved in. Critics also said the government gave unreasonably special treatment to the North. Immigration checks were minimized when Hyon entered the South on January 21, and an official said baggage checks were mere formalities despite worldwide sanctions now in place on the North. (more...)
Kris Jenner Helps Kendall Jenner Through Kris Jenner Helps Kendall Jenner Through "Emergency" Anxiety Attack
- February 16, 2018

We're not sure this was a joking moment, yet Kim seemed to make light of the desperate situation. "That's why she has psoriasis. Every kid has an emergency, every day", Kim says . The 62-year-old's story gets even more scandalous when she reveals that one day Cesar came home unexpectedly when Robert was over. Kris then tells viewers in an interview that Kendall's anxiety might be getting triggered by her busy schedule. (more...)
Firefighter dies, 4 injured in partial collapse after blaze Firefighter dies, 4 injured in partial collapse after blaze
- February 16, 2018

Juliet fire Chief Jamie Luffman. The Maury County Fire Department said the distress call for injured officer wen out at 8 p.m. Dickey is survived by his wife Jennifer, who is expecting a child in a few weeks, two daughters and a son. His funeral and burial will be held on Friday. "It's hard on the fire department". Condolences can also be sent to Dickey's family online at www.nealfuneralhome.net . (more...)
The Smashing Pumpkins reunion tour is coming to Pittsburgh The Smashing Pumpkins reunion tour is coming to Pittsburgh
- February 16, 2018

D'Arcy Wretzky, the group's original bassist, subsequently claimed she wasn't invited to participate, however, triggering a fiery back-and-forth recently between the musician and her former bandmates. The Smashing Pumpkins have officially announced their long-rumoured reunion tour, after months of sneaky teasers and hints. Center on Saturday, July 21, as part of its " Shiny and Oh So Bright Tour ". (more...)
Jeffrey Tambor officially fired from Transparent following harassment accusations Jeffrey Tambor officially fired from Transparent following harassment accusations
- February 16, 2018

Tambor - who has won two Emmys and a Golden Globe for his role as transgender woman Maura Pfefferman - was accused of sexual harassment by two women in November. Amazon told Deadline that Tambor will not be back at all, and that the studio's investigation into the harassment claims has concluded. When Tambor was initially believed to have quit the series, the first non-transgender accuser, makeup artist Tamara Delbridge, came forward saying that Tambor forcibly kissed her on the set of ... (more...)
Arnold Schwarzenegger Joins Michael Fassbender in the 'Kung Fury' Movie Arnold Schwarzenegger Joins Michael Fassbender in the 'Kung Fury' Movie
- February 16, 2018

And now, Kung Fury has signed on exactly the kind of actor you want to see in a 1980s nostalgia-fest, Arnold Schwarzenegger . For both his sake and the fans, here's hoping Sandberg's transition over from shorts to feature films goes as smoothly as the transition of that other David Sandberg has gone. (more...)
WWE releases former Cruiserweight champion Rich Swann WWE releases former Cruiserweight champion Rich Swann
- February 16, 2018

WWE has confirmed they have released former Cruiserweight champion Rich Swann . The police report outlined that the two got into a verbal argument after Swann criticized Riggs' wrestling match earlier that evening. "We are just waiting on the legal", said Triple H . It's a disappointing end to the WWE career - at least for now - of a performer who at one point was easily the most popular member of the 205 Live roster. (more...)
Owen Wilson's Brother Luke Wilson A 'Hero' In Fatal LA Crash Owen Wilson's Brother Luke Wilson A 'Hero' In Fatal LA Crash
- February 16, 2018

Officials say professional golfer Bill Haas was hospitalized but escaped serious injuries. The crash involved a Ferrari and a BMW in the Pacific Palisades neighbourhood at 6.31pm on Tuesday evening, February 13, 2018, according to the Los Angeles Police Department. (more...)
Trump describes Florida school gunman as 'mentally disturbed' Trump describes Florida school gunman as 'mentally disturbed'
- February 16, 2018

As the criminal case against the suspect took shape, the leader of a white nationalist militia called the Republic of Florida said Cruz was a member of his group and participated in exercises in Tallahassee. On Thursday morning, he tweeted that signs emerged that Cruz was "mentally disturbed" and questioned why his classmates and community did not report him to authorities . (more...)
Obama Calls For 'Common-Sense' Gun Laws After Florida School Shooting Obama Calls For 'Common-Sense' Gun Laws After Florida School Shooting
- February 16, 2018

He said he and his classmates didn't know what was going on at first, but then they heard gunshots. "Must always report such instances to authorities, again and again!" There were some discussions at the White House on Wednesday night of a presidential statement on the shooting, but ultimately Trump and his team decided it was too early in the proceedings for him to appear on-camera, according to an official. (more...)
Justice League Star Ray Fisher Joins True Detective Justice League Star Ray Fisher Joins True Detective
- February 16, 2018

But today, the network added yet another cast member to join previously announced stars Mahershala Ali , Carmen Ejogo, Stephen Dorff and Scoot McNairy. Though the likelihood of another season of True Detective seemed preposterously low during the hangover caused by 2015's bizarrely undercooked sophomore run, we have now moved beyond such despair. (more...)
Melissa McCarthy To Star With Tiffany Haddish In New Line's 'The Kitchen' Melissa McCarthy To Star With Tiffany Haddish In New Line's 'The Kitchen'
- February 16, 2018

Not only did she work on Straight Outta Compton , she wrote Oliver Stone's World Trade Center and the Jamie Foxx remake Sleepless . Yes indeed, the story takes place in 1970s Hell's Kitchen and revolves around mob wives who end up taking over their husbands' businesses when the Federal Bureau of Investigation does a sweep and sends the men to jail. (more...)
Man charged after texting cops, not wife, about girlfriend's death Man charged after texting cops, not wife, about girlfriend's death
- February 16, 2018

According to Damon Baxley, one of the detectives in charge of the home invasion and homicide case, 52-year-old David W. Roming called the authorities on the 30 of January after someone allegedly broke into his home and shooting his 64-year-old girlfriend. (more...)
Jennifer Aniston to divorce husband Justin Theroux after two-year marriage Jennifer Aniston to divorce husband Justin Theroux after two-year marriage
- February 16, 2018

Whatever else is printed about us that is not directly from us, is someone else's fictional narrative. The celebration that took place at her Friends co-star and real-life pal Courteney Cox's Malibu estate today was pretty low-key, but Aniston wouldn't have it any other way. (more...)
Ohio State Football assistant coaches get big raises Ohio State Football assistant coaches get big raises
- February 16, 2018

Ohio State was the only program in the nation last year - and the only school in the last five years - with a Top 10 ranking in both total offense (7th) and total defense (9th). Andre Wesson , thrust into the starting lineup after the suspension of Kam Williams , has been a defensive spark for an Ohio State team already strong on that end of the floor. (more...)
First victims identified in Parkland high school shooting First victims identified in Parkland high school shooting
- February 16, 2018

He is charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder . Medical personnel tend to a victim outside of Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida , 14-02-2018. "Parents have told me in a gang-infested neighbourhood that children can no longer stand on the bus stops by themselves", Sessions said. Students recognized Cruz during the assault, according to a law enforcement official who is not authorized to comment publicly. (more...)
Here's what caused delay in Tiger Shroff's Rambo to go on floors Here's what caused delay in Tiger Shroff's Rambo to go on floors
- February 16, 2018

Earlier, the movie was supposed to be shot previous year in December, but the team will now start shooting for it in November 2019. The movie will be directed by Siddharth Anand and was supposed to go on floors from this month, but now, it has been postponed and will go on floors from November 2019. (more...)
Florida shooting: Senators singled out over gun lobby funds Florida shooting: Senators singled out over gun lobby funds
- February 16, 2018

Senators once again coalesced around another modest bipartisan fix in December, after discovering a lapse that allowed the gunman in Sutherland Springs to purchase his weapons despite a domestic violence conviction. As the United States reels over the latest shooting at a high school campus in Parkland, Florida - the 18th so far in 2018 - "thoughts and prayers" from public figures are not all being well received on social media. (more...)