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Lawsuit claims Poland Spring a 'colossal fraud,' selling groundwater Lawsuit claims Poland Spring a 'colossal fraud,' selling groundwater
- August 18, 2017

For instance, the suit claims that the company's wells in Poland, Maine, have never been scientifically proven to be connected to a spring and draw in surface water, which can not legally be called spring water. "We remain highly confident in our legal position". The plaintiffs in the case argue the company has consistently misled consumers by labeling Poland Spring water as "100% spring water", which suggests high quality and a corresponding premium, according to the 325-page lawsuit filed ... (more...)
Trump decries Confederate statues' removal: 'You can't change history' Trump decries Confederate statues' removal: 'You can't change history'
- August 18, 2017

Even Stonewall Jackson's great-great-grandsons wrote an open letter published in Slate addressed to Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney. Trump's referencing of George Washington echoed comments he made from a rambling press conference on Tuesday in which he questioned whether statues of the first president should be removed because he had owned slaves. (more...)
A Porn Site Wants To Finance Sense8's Third Season A Porn Site Wants To Finance Sense8's Third Season
- August 18, 2017

Sense8's fanbase is so passionate that it managed to convince Netflix to bring the series back for a two-hour special that will air in 2018 , though the streamer has announced no plans to continue the show beyond that. In an email to the Daily Dot, Hawkins said he couldn't comment on any "deliberations or considerations", but added: "We put out the letter publicly because we knew there was no way to get a meeting with them as a porn company". (more...)
Congrats, guys! Robin Thicke and his girlfriend, April, are expecting a baby Congrats, guys! Robin Thicke and his girlfriend, April, are expecting a baby
- August 18, 2017

In a sweet surprise, their little one's due date comes on what would have been Robin's late father Alan Thicke's 71st birthday. Alan's father passed away in December previous year, after reportedly suffering a heart attack . Robin and Paula dated for 10 years before marrying in June 2005. Robin, 40, has yet to comment on the news, but the kid will be a sibling for his seven-year-old son Julian , from his marriage to Patton. (more...)
Online security firm yanks protections for neo-Nazi site Online security firm yanks protections for neo-Nazi site
- August 18, 2017

Daily Stormer publisher Andrew Anglin said on a social network used by many of his supporters that his site would be back soon. Access to the site has been sporadic since Monday, when Google canceled its domain name registration, making its IP address almost impossible for internet users to locate. (more...)
Couple charged with torture, abuse; 5-year-old remains in grave condition Couple charged with torture, abuse; 5-year-old remains in grave condition
- August 18, 2017

The child was subsequently airlifted to a San Diego hospital in what KTLA describes as in 'grave condition'. Detectives plan to talk to relatives, neighbors and the couple's acquaintances to determine when the abuse started, he said. Neighbors held a vigil for the boy outside near the home where the child was found, which police said was in "unsanitary" condition housing almost a dozen dogs and four cats. (more...)
Donald Trump Backtracks, Blames Donald Trump Backtracks, Blames "Both Sides" for Violence in Charlottesville
- August 18, 2017

Lee , the President demonstrates a fundamental misunderstanding of the moral problem of the Confederacy: building monuments that lionize Confederate war heroes like Jackson and Lee celebrate the lives of men who sought to break the nation apart in the name of slavery. (more...)
Bachelor in Paradise's Jorge the Bartender visits Canada's paradise: The Okanagan Bachelor in Paradise's Jorge the Bartender visits Canada's paradise: The Okanagan
- August 18, 2017

And so I was super empathetic with DeMario because it's just another issue. "Like, I don't even want to live anymore". As fans of the show may remember, Jackson and Olympios hooked up during the first night of filming the latest season of Bachelor in Paradise . (more...)
Pence won't address Trump comments but condemns supremacists
- August 18, 2017

The vice president railed against Venezuela's descent into crisis, saying, "the United States will not stand by" as democracy in the country "crumbles". The two posed for an official photo before sitting down for a joint meeting with their staffs. Pence was in South America discussing the political unrest in Venezuela when he received word of the domestic terror attack in Virginia, The Hill reported . (more...)
Chris Hemsworth: Was 'weirdly shaken' meeting Chris Pratt Chris Hemsworth: Was 'weirdly shaken' meeting Chris Pratt
- August 18, 2017

Thanks to starring as the God of Thunder in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Chris Hemsworth is now one of the most recognizable actors on the planet. Cate Blanchett is such a legend. "She calls you on your s- straightaway", Hemsworth said of working with the Oscar victor. Which is intimidating. (more...)
Katy Perry apologizes for tour postponement, blames 'production delays' Katy Perry apologizes for tour postponement, blames 'production delays'
- August 18, 2017

All tickets purchased for the original concert dates will be honored for the new date, refunds available at point purchase. The tour, which was due to kick off in Columbus, Ohio on September 7, will now begin in Montreal on September 19, but Katy has assured her fans it will be worth the wait. (more...)
We can not believe how much this girl looks like Selena Gomez We can not believe how much this girl looks like Selena Gomez
- August 18, 2017

But Sofia isn't letting all of that get to her. News to talk a little bit more about the similarities. As a budding Instagram star, Sofia's feed features plenty of selfies, close-up photos of herself, food snaps, and images of her hanging out in stunning locations. (more...)
The Jetsons Live-Action TV Pilot Ordered By ABC The Jetsons Live-Action TV Pilot Ordered By ABC
- August 18, 2017

Aliens , Shrek 2 ) on to develop the project with an eye to direct. Your mind should already be spinning with casting choices for George Jetson, Jane his wife, daughter Judy, his boy Elroy, and what's nearly certain to be a reinterpretation of Rosie the Robot. (more...)
Ellen DeGeneres and Portia De Rossi silence split rumours Ellen DeGeneres and Portia De Rossi silence split rumours
- August 18, 2017

Singer Joshua Radin , who performed at the pair's wedding, was among those to wish the couple well. In honor of the milestone, DeGeneres took to Instagram to share a photo from their wedding day , complete with a heartfelt message: " Portia de Rossi and I got married 9 years ago today". (more...)
Full game modes list for Marvel vs. Capcom Full game modes list for Marvel vs. Capcom
- August 18, 2017

According to Capcom , Infinite be the most memorable game in the series because of the many single and multiplayer features. After the release of the latest story trailer, Capcom appears to have taken special care of the particular model making sure it looks much better now. (more...)
Lucasfilm reportedly developing Obi-Wan Kenobi spinoff film Lucasfilm reportedly developing Obi-Wan Kenobi spinoff film
- August 17, 2017

With all that said, it wouldn't be surprising if we heard news regarding the film in the coming weeks. The project now has no script, according to the report. In recent interviews , McGregor has come out and said that he's open to playing the character again. There's another reason why we might see movement on an Obi-Wan movie, but this is based nearly entirely in the realm of fan theory. (more...)
Judge Judy lets dog choose its rightful owner in emotional reunion Judge Judy lets dog choose its rightful owner in emotional reunion
- August 17, 2017

To the delight of everyone in the audience Judith orders the dog in question to be brought into the courtroom and let loose! In the clip, a man claims a woman has his dog, illegally. Oh really? The dog leaps onto every person he sees with a smile that also says, "Get me the arf outta here"? When the dog was placed on the floor, the decision was easy to make. (more...)
Justin Bieber reveals new BloodPop collaboration 'Friends' Justin Bieber reveals new BloodPop collaboration 'Friends'
- August 17, 2017

The singer also cancelled the remaining dates of his global Purpose Tour to focus on his "soul and well-being"-another indicator of music to come". The Canadian Grammy award victor released his new song " Friends " on Thursday. The Purpose singer dropped a new song on Thursday, just weeks after canceling the remaining dates on his world tour due to exhaustion. (more...)
Deadpool 2 resumes production after stuntwoman's death Deadpool 2 resumes production after stuntwoman's death
- August 17, 2017

Local media said the woman appeared to lose control of the motorbike, which drove off the set and through the window of a building across the street. The 40-year-old actor also took to Twitter on Monday hours after the accident to release a heartfelt statement. (more...)
Ben Affleck Is Bailing on The Batman Claims Brother Casey Affleck Ben Affleck Is Bailing on The Batman Claims Brother Casey Affleck
- August 17, 2017

Kevin Tsujihara and Sue Kroll and Toby Emmerich said to me, 'We want you to be our Batman . "Is that breaking news? Because I was just kind of making that up, I don't know", the Oscar victor said. He talks about how much he loves playing the character, yet stops short of saying he's not leaving. The Manchester by the Sea star was asked for his thoughts on Ben's debut as the Caped Crusader in last year's (16) Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice during a guest appearance on the Dale & ... (more...)
Will The Shield Finally Fully Reunite At WWE SummerSlam 2017? Will The Shield Finally Fully Reunite At WWE SummerSlam 2017?
- August 17, 2017

The 2017 SummerSlam match card is stacking up to be absolutely massive, and - as per usual - boasts tons of potential. There have been some rumors about the long-awaited rivalry between Cena and Samoa Joe finally happening on WWE television, but the 16-time WWE World Champion must get through Baron Corbin at WWE SummerSlam first. (more...)
Nawazuddin Siddiqui's Babumoshai Bandookbaaz Cleared With 8 'Minor' Cuts Nawazuddin Siddiqui's Babumoshai Bandookbaaz Cleared With 8 'Minor' Cuts
- August 17, 2017

Kushan Nandy's upcoming movie titled " Babumoshai Bandookbaaz " got clearance from Film Certification Appellate Tribunal with eight minor cuts. "Despite #PahlajNihalani's last letter to stop it. Babumoshai Bandookbaaz has intimate scenes because of which the movie has been given "A" certification. Its team is happy, says writer Ghalib Asad Bhopali. (more...)
Incredibly Polluted River in India is Turning Stray Dogs Blue Incredibly Polluted River in India is Turning Stray Dogs Blue
- August 17, 2017

Their change in appearance has been linked to the pollution of a local river where the animals swim and look for food. "We are appalled by the rising number of blue dogs running up and down across the streets in Mumbai", says Arati Chauhan , animal protection officer, adding that so far they have seen five of such dogs. (more...)
U.S. jobless claims fall to six-month low of 232000 U.S. jobless claims fall to six-month low of 232000
- August 17, 2017

Economists had forecast a reading of 240,000. The previous week's claims were unrevised at 244,000. Thus, the data on initial jobless claims in the July survey week were 234k and 244k, respectively. Treasuries were trading lower and the dollar came stronger against a basket of major currencies. Elsewhere, continuing claims dropped 3000 to 1953k in the week ended 5 August, while the insured jobless rate remained stable at 1.4 percent for the 18th straight week. (more...)
Prince William Recalls Feeling Diana's Presence At Her Funeral Prince William Recalls Feeling Diana's Presence At Her Funeral
- August 17, 2017

This decision drew ire from many of Diana's supporters, who felt she should have returned immediately to England. Harry recently opened up publicly for the first time about what it was like to walk behind his mother's coffin. The pair open up about the painful day in a trailer for the BBC's Diana: 7 Days, which will mark the 20th anniversary of her death. "I don't think it would happen today". (more...)