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NCAA Tournament Iona vs Duke NCAA Tournament Iona vs Duke
- March 16, 2018

In Thursday's First Round NCAA Tournament game, Rhode Island managed an 83-78 victory in overtime. Once they started playing, he could tell Duval was nervous but he kept swinging the ball around the perimeter; he wanted Bagley to feel like this was just another game, too, so he kept feeding the post. (more...)
Ronda Rousey: The Fighter, The Pro Wrestler and Now…the Manager? Ronda Rousey: The Fighter, The Pro Wrestler and Now…the Manager?
- March 16, 2018

That speculation grew stronger as the first big PPV event of the year came, but was dashed a bit due to Rousey's filming schedule. Every weekday, we here at CBS Sports aim to keep you updated on the progression of Rousey in the ring as well as other top headlines in the pro wrestling world. (more...)
Astronaut's DNA no longer identical to twin after year in space Astronaut's DNA no longer identical to twin after year in space
- March 16, 2018

Nasa has since undertaken an array of tests to study the effects the mission had on Kelly's body using his identical twin Mark, who remained on Earth, as a control subject. Such trips would require long trips in space, exposing the human body to potentially unknown hazards. Scientists also discovered that Scott's telomeres - the caps at the end of chromosomes that shorten with age - stretched in space, suggesting a possible protection against ageing. (more...)
Critican a Neymar por hacer burla de Stephen Hawking Critican a Neymar por hacer burla de Stephen Hawking
- March 16, 2018

El actor Eddie Redmayne ha sido uno de los muchos rostros conocidos del mundo de la cultura y el espectáculo que ha querido expresarse públicamente sobre la muerte del renombrado astrofísico Stephen Hawking , quien falleció la madrugada de este miércoles a los 76 años de edad, para rendirle tributo y también para rememorar algunas de las anécdotas que atesora del tiempo que compartieron juntos. (more...)
Bay Area high schoolers plan class walkout over gun violence Bay Area high schoolers plan class walkout over gun violence
- March 16, 2018

There was some interest in welcoming armed veterans to patrol the school in conjunction with the School Resource Officer, but students said in both cases, extensive training and physical and mental evaluations must take place. Rob McColley. About 10 high school students wrote letters. "In all reality it affects us the most". Although he believes school shootings need to be addressed, Samuel doesn't see stricter gun regulations as the answer - a view he felt was not welcomed by other ... (more...)
Donatella Versace Says No To Fur Donatella Versace Says No To Fur
- March 16, 2018

Up until now, Versace has included fur in many of its designs. The letter says: "Mrs May, the animal fur arriving in British ports is from animals who have suffered a lifetime in tiny barren cages, often driven insane by neglect". Her latest decision is to forego fur. We're guessing Donatella isn't too concerned over this discrepancy: "Versace needs to mean change", she said later in the interview. (more...)
Kristen Stewart to play actress Jean Seberg in 'Against All Enemies' Kristen Stewart to play actress Jean Seberg in 'Against All Enemies'
- March 16, 2018

Margaret Qualley and Colm Meaney will also star. The original script has been written by Joe Shrapnel and Anna Waterhouse ( The Aftermath, Edge Of Tomorrow 2 ), and the shooting for the movie will begin this summer. The actress spent half of her life in France. Notably, Seberg acted in dozens of Hollywood films including " Bonjour Tristesse ", " Saint Joan ", " The Mouse That Roared ", and " Breathless ". (more...)
Burning Stock on the move: Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc
- March 16, 2018

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc . Broad Run Investment Management LLC lessened its stake in Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (NASDAQ: FOXA ) by 0.2% in the fourth quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. In other Twenty-First Century Fox news, EVP Gerson Zweifach sold 110,728 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, December 18th. This based on a 1.0-5.0 numeric scale where Rating Scale: 1.00 Strong Buy, 2.00 Buy, 3.00 Hold, 4.00 Sell, 5.00 Strong Sell. (more...)
Matt Damon rep: He's not moving to Australia because of Trump Matt Damon rep: He's not moving to Australia because of Trump
- March 16, 2018

Who raised them?' Again, I naively thought that, behind our generation, [another one] was coming with more awareness and inclusiveness, and that everything was getting better with each generation. Damon has four children with wife Luciana Barroso . " He's also telling friends he wants to have a safe place to raise his kids ", the source said. There's nothing accurate about any of this. (more...)
How Insiders and Institutions are Trading Marvell Technology Group Ltd. (MRVL)
- March 16, 2018

Bank of America Corporation (BAC ) deteriorated -1.46% to strike $32.36 in the Tuesday trading session. The hedge fund run by Jeffrey Altman held 2.44 million shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $119.75 million, down from 3.12 million at the end of the previous reported quarter. (more...)
Defamation lawsuit against Bill Cosby can proceed Defamation lawsuit against Bill Cosby can proceed
- March 16, 2018

Five additional women who accuse Bill Cosby of sexual misconduct can testify for prosecutors at the actor's upcoming retrial on charges he sexually assaulted one woman at his Cheltenham mansion in 2004, a judge has ruled. Jury selection for the next trial begins on March 29. One juror said after the first trial that it had no effect on the jury's discussions and he didn't think more accusers would've made a difference. (more...)
Ava DuVernay to Direct DC's 'The New Gods' Ava DuVernay to Direct DC's 'The New Gods'
- March 16, 2018

Ava DuVernay is the first African-American woman to ever direct a feature with a budget of over $100 million, and it looks like she's not going to abandon large-scale features. The filmmaker will take on Warner Bros. and DC's The New Gods , The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed. That sounds incredibly exciting. One of the things I enjoyed the most about A Wrinkle in Time was the way DuVernay depicted sci-fi concepts like tessering, and one of the biggest things that drew her to that ... (more...)
Bond 25: Major Director Confirms He's Involved And Working On Script Bond 25: Major Director Confirms He's Involved And Working On Script
- March 16, 2018

A week after initial reports surfaced about the Oscar-winning Slumdog Millionaire filmmaker taking over the director's chair from Sam Mendes, Boyle has confirmed that he is indeed ready to assume duties, with one big condition. The next Bond film already has a November 2019 release date, which means production wouldn't be able to start any later than this fall. "But we are working on them both right now". (more...)
Legendary Bob Mackie will design costumes for 'The Cher Show' musical Legendary Bob Mackie will design costumes for 'The Cher Show' musical
- March 16, 2018

Recognized for her influential contributions to music, film, television, fashion, and popular culture, the Grammy, Oscar, Golden Globe, and Emmy award-winning entertainer's life story will be brought to the stage in the new musical featuring her beloved chart-topping hits. (more...)
The Walking Dead/Fear the Walking Dead is Movie Theaters The Walking Dead/Fear the Walking Dead is Movie Theaters
- March 15, 2018

Gimple and franchise creator Robert Kirkman serving as executive producers. Mr. James will be making his way to the prequel series and you can see it on the silver screen thanks to a partnership between AMC and Fathom Events . An extra added bonus is that fans won't have to sit through the seemingly endless commercial breaks in the theater that those at home have to endure. (more...)
Today In Hip-Hop: Craig Mack Releases 'Project Today In Hip-Hop: Craig Mack Releases 'Project
- March 15, 2018

Toney said that Mack had been ill for some time. Speaking to the New York Daily News , Mack's friend and producer Alvin Toney said: "He was prepared for whatever comes, to go home to the Lord". The twosome placed lines from the original version of Mack's most-popular track, as well as verses from the remix, which featured Biggie Smalls and LL Cool J, among others. (more...)
Former ESPN Head Skipper Says Cocaine Led to Resignation Former ESPN Head Skipper Says Cocaine Led to Resignation
- March 15, 2018

Skipper said he had learned to become "a master of compartmentalization" to hide his cocaine use from friends, family and co-workers and that he was "careful" in his pursuit of the drug. Skipper told the Hollywood Reporter he hopes to re-enter sports media in a consulting role. The former ESPN president admitted he spent the day after leaving the company crying as he "realized the profundity of what I'd done to myself, to my family, and that I'd given up the best job in sports on the ... (more...)
WWE Drops Fabulous Moolah, Name Changed to WrestleMania Women's Battle Royal WWE Drops Fabulous Moolah, Name Changed to WrestleMania Women's Battle Royal
- March 15, 2018

A rep for WWE said that the company is going to change the name of the Battle Royal at WrestleMania 34 "after further consideration". It appears that match will still be scheduled but without its previous title. Stephanie McMahon confirmed the announcement via Twitter and attributed the campaign to change the name to the fans who voiced their concern. "Moolah did send girls out to this guy in Arizona and pimped them out". (more...)
Harper Lee's Estate Sues Over Aaron Sorkin's 'To Kill A Mockingbird' Play Harper Lee's Estate Sues Over Aaron Sorkin's 'To Kill A Mockingbird' Play
- March 15, 2018

Filed against the theater company of NY producer Scott Rudin , the complaint cites an interview with the online publication Vulture in which Sorkin was quoted as saying the small-town lawyer would evolve from a racist apologist at the start of the show to become " Atticus Finch by the end of the play". (more...)
A Possibly 7-Months Pregnant Cardi B will still Perform at Coachella A Possibly 7-Months Pregnant Cardi B will still Perform at Coachella
- March 15, 2018

Notice, she was more modest last week at the iHeartRadio Music Awards . Is Cardi B going to be a mom?! Though, not everyone is convinced: "The same person claiming Cardi B is pregnant is the same person who said Rick Ross died...smh *sigh* y'all want recognition so bad", one Twitter user shot back at TMZ . (more...)
'Willy Wonka' Child Star Appeared on 'Jeopardy' and the Internet Was Delighted 'Willy Wonka' Child Star Appeared on 'Jeopardy' and the Internet Was Delighted
- March 15, 2018

That he's traveled to 61 countries and six continents. Themmen previously appeared on The Today Show back in 2015 to reunite with his former co-stars Peter Ostrum (who starred as Charlie Bucket), Julie Dawn Cole (Veruca Salt), Denise Nickerson (Violet Beauregarde), Michael Bollner (Augustus Gloop) and Rusty Goffe (who played an Oompa Loompa) on The Today Show. (more...)
Ellen DeGeneres reveals SHE was Kim Kardashian's surrogate in hilarious KUWTK clip Ellen DeGeneres reveals SHE was Kim Kardashian's surrogate in hilarious KUWTK clip
- March 15, 2018

She said: "He's taught me to have more of an opinion. Pick the healthiest one, ' and that was a girl", she said. Kim wasn't too hard on her surrogate even though many thought she would be. But the momager didn't dare to venture a guess as to which of her six children would give her a tenth grandchild, admitting the answer would get her into trouble. (more...)
Kim Kardashian explains her decision to have a baby girl Kim Kardashian explains her decision to have a baby girl
- March 15, 2018

As Page Six previously reported , Kardashian fired Shepherd after she gave a candid interview to Refinery29 about working with the famous family. So rather than choose their embryo based on whether it was a girl or boy, Kim said that they chose the healthiest one. (more...)
Dhaka more expensive than many South Asian cities: EIU Dhaka more expensive than many South Asian cities: EIU
- March 15, 2018

The Japanese capital, which was the world's most expensive city until 2013, has moved seven places down the ranking in the past 12 months. A weakening dollar meant no American city was among the 10 most expensive despite a rise in the relative cost of living in the US over recent years, the EIU said. (more...)
How the Guardians of the Galaxy Fit in 'Avengers: Infinity War' How the Guardians of the Galaxy Fit in 'Avengers: Infinity War'
- March 15, 2018

Last year, ComingSoon.net and SuperHeroHype were able to visit the Atlanta set of the highly-anticipated Avengers: Infinity War from Marvel Studios and you can read the highlights from our interviews with the directors, Anthony and Joe Russo! "We like mature story telling". (more...)