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Britney Spears gives critics 'Something to Talk About' with Bonnie Raitt cover Britney Spears gives critics 'Something to Talk About' with Bonnie Raitt cover
- August 21, 2017

The star made a decision to put those lip syncing rumours to shame by belting out a cover of Bonnie Raitt's infamous hit Something To Talk About while performing in Las Vegas. Spears' final run of Britney: Piece of Me concludes with 18 more shows at Las Vegas' Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino, including the last performance on December 31st. (more...)
Elon Musk joins chorus of experts calling for ban on killer robots Elon Musk joins chorus of experts calling for ban on killer robots
- August 21, 2017

Signed by several of the world's top AI minds, the letter was spearheaded by Walsh, a professor in AI at the University of New South Wales , who told Xinhua that he was concerned with what he felt was an "arms race" occurring around the world. (more...)
Foo Fighters and Rick Astley rickroll audience at Japan's Summer Sonic festival Foo Fighters and Rick Astley rickroll audience at Japan's Summer Sonic festival
- August 21, 2017

The band has used the Rickroll before, trolling a group of protesters from the Westboro Baptist Church at one of their concerts before. Dave Grohl enjoys a good "rickroll" as much as anyone. I just met him two minutes ago", Grohl added, before Astley completely lowered the tone, yelling "Come on you motherfuckers! The band then proceeded to launch into what at first appeared to be a cover of Nirvana's Smells Like Teen Spirit but in reality was a grungy rock version of Never Gonna ... (more...)
Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone Arrive Together At Ritesh Sidhwani's Birthday Bash Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone Arrive Together At Ritesh Sidhwani's Birthday Bash
- August 21, 2017

Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone will be making another appearance together on screen in the big-budget film " Padmavati ". Time and again, they are caught flirting on social media. By going on a dinner date, Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh have put an end to all rumours which suggested they have broken up. The duo tried to keep it low-key but couldn't escape from the paparazzi. (more...)
Chelsea remain title favourites - Mourinho Chelsea remain title favourites - Mourinho
- August 21, 2017

ANTONIO CONTE is not finished yet in this transfer window, and is planning to make FIVE new additions in a £200million spending spree, according to reports. "When people say, for example, Chelsea lost an important midfield player, you know if you lose one but you buy (Tiemoue) Bakayoko and ( Danny) Drinkwater for example, what's the problem?" "When you sell and you keep buying, then what's the problem?" "I want to break this bad record". (more...)
The All-Black Team Behind 'Girls Trip' Just Made History The All-Black Team Behind 'Girls Trip' Just Made History
- August 20, 2017

Huffington posts notes that the Universal Studios film which was produced by Will Packer and directed by Malcolm D. Lee and stars four black women did what "Rough Night", "Baywatch" and other summer comedies couldn't at the box office. The film has made a worldwide total of $109.9 million domestically, and will be released in Australia and Romania on August 31, and an additional rollout will take place in other markets for the rest of the year. (more...)
Z Light it Up for Chester Bennington!!! Z Light it Up for Chester Bennington!!!
- August 20, 2017

In footage from the show, Hov stands on a dark stage in front of what looks like an enormous gold balloon animal. Jay-Z and Linkin Park will, of course, be forever intertwined due to their collaborative 2004 Collision Course mash-up EP. (more...)
Charlottesville mayor wants Lee statue to go Charlottesville mayor wants Lee statue to go
- August 20, 2017

Capitol "were placed there for a reason" but that they should be moved to a museum if their current location is "offensive to a large majority of the public". "The public's invited. Anyone who wants to can come to celebrate the unveiling of another monument to Confederate soldiers", Hill told AL.com. A photojournalist for WTVR, a CBS affiliate, was attacked by one of the protesters while filming the march on his cell phone, the channel said. (more...)
Marvel's The Defenders may never get a second season Marvel's The Defenders may never get a second season
- August 20, 2017

We fight to get back what was once ours. That's a great explanation. With eight episodes, the emphasis should be on the story. In addition to the four stars of the individual Netflix Marvel series, Scott Glenn, Rosario Dawson, and Carrie-Anne Moss will return to reprise their guest roles from the individual Netflix Marvel series, while Jon Bernthal will make a cameo role as the gun-toting Marvel vigilante The Punisher . (more...)
Remembering Victims of Barcelona Attacks Remembering Victims of Barcelona Attacks
- August 20, 2017

The inspection is slow, sometimes interrupted by the intervention of deminers, because the investigators have also found explosive substances, he added, confirming that traces of TATP were detected. "These have been days of tears, many tears", said auxiliary bishop Sebastia Taltavull. Following the atrocity the Queen sent a message to King Felipe of Spain , offering her condolences as she described events in Barcelona and Cambrils, as "deeply upsetting". (more...)
'White supremacists by default': How ordinary people made Charlottesville possible 'White supremacists by default': How ordinary people made Charlottesville possible
- August 20, 2017

A number of these statues were removed following protests and placed in museums. "Sad to see the history and culture of our great country being ripped apart with the removal of our handsome statues and monuments", Trump said . Lee. Bro's daughter, 32-year-old Heather Heyer, was killed and 19 others were injured when the driver rammed a auto into a crowd of demonstrators. On Tuesday, Trump took questions at a press conference about infrastructure reform plans and ended up lashing ... (more...)
Trump claims media 'misrepresent' his Charlottesville comments Trump claims media 'misrepresent' his Charlottesville comments
- August 20, 2017

Apparently, North Carolina's Republican leaders are among the Trump followers who will accept anything he does. President Trump has been widely and appropriately condemned for reacting to the Charlottesville, Virginia, horror with remarks about "both sides" and for comparing Confederate generals to George Washington and Thomas Jefferson, and for reacting to white-supremacist terrorism by saying "there is another side". (more...)
What time does WWE SummerSlam 2017 start?
- August 20, 2017

Although fan-favorites Nikki and Brie Bella will not be back for the special event, E! It was later announced that the match would be part of the kickoff show, which will have three matches. Mahal faces Japanese sensation Shinsuke Nakamura for the title at SummerSlam on Sunday. WWE superstar Natalya has paid tribute to her uncles Bret Hart and Davey Boy Smith's achievements at SummerSlam 1992 at Wembley during an emotional interview with Sky Sports. (more...)
How Denver Audiences Could Shape Disney's Musical Adaptation Of 'Frozen' How Denver Audiences Could Shape Disney's Musical Adaptation Of 'Frozen'
- August 20, 2017

Patti Murin , Caissie Levy , Jelani Alladin , and John Riddle star as Anna, Elsa , Kristoff, and Hans. The costumes for the production were designed by Tony victor Christopher Oram . before heading to Broadway in February. The clip showed the cast posing in the costumes designed by Christopher Oram and taking their turns in front of cameras. (more...)
Game of Thrones final season won't start shooting until October
- August 20, 2017

Though George R.R. Martin crushed our dreams for a show that's all-Pod, all the time, as well as any hopes that the spinoffs now in development will focus on any of the other Game of Thrones characters we've grown to love, a writer for one of the proposed new shows offered up a reassuring hint in an interview. (more...)
Malaysia apologizes for showing Indonesia's flag as Poland's Malaysia apologizes for showing Indonesia's flag as Poland's
- August 20, 2017

The mistake was spotted at the opening ceremony of the Games in Kuala Lumpur on Saturday, sparking an outcry in Indonesia. "On behalf of the Malaysian government, we would like to extend our apology to the government and the people of the Republic of Indonesia", said Malaysia's Foreign Minister Anifah Aman in a statement on Sunday (Aug 20). (more...)
Robin Thicke and Paula Patton Reach Custody Agreement Robin Thicke and Paula Patton Reach Custody Agreement
- August 20, 2017

The excited would-be mother, April announced the news through her Instagram account by posting a sonogram picture and revealing her due date. Are you surprised the couple is expecting a baby? Their divorce was finalized in March 2015, but a custody battle regarding Julian was not resolved until this year. (more...)
Madonna Shares First EVER Family Pic With ALL Her Children Madonna Shares First EVER Family Pic With ALL Her Children
- August 20, 2017

The pop star adopted Esther and Stella from Malawi in February, announcing the news about them joining her family in a touching Instagram post . The superstar has adopted four children from the country including daughter , Mercy James and son David Banda , both 11. (more...)
Hollywood Mourns Death of Comedian and Activist Dick Gregory Hollywood Mourns Death of Comedian and Activist Dick Gregory
- August 20, 2017

In the Instagram post, Christian Gregory said, "At soon to be chronologically 85, my father's true age far exceeds that". Gregory's family has asked for privacy, and said that a full statement and details of his funeral would be released Sunday. (more...)
Ric Flair - Awake and Talking According to Rep Ric Flair - Awake and Talking According to Rep
- August 20, 2017

That proved to not be the case. Now, his fiancée has said that the former world champion is in critical condition and dealing with "multiple organ problems". Meltzer added Flair never had a heart attack despite reports to the contrary and was feeling pain due to a bowl obstruction. Morris Zanoni initially tweeted on August 12 that he was in the hospital for "routine monitoring". (more...)
Kalki Koechlin went nude in her latest Instagram picture Kalki Koechlin went nude in her latest Instagram picture
- August 20, 2017

Kalki who has gone stark naked for this picture is looking attractive with her back in full view with lights playing a major role. 'Half way between shadow and light...black and white...love your nakedness.' The caption is truly empowering humans to get comfortable with their own bodies. (more...)
Simran's 'Pinjra Tod Ke' song is a wonderful expression of freedom Simran's 'Pinjra Tod Ke' song is a wonderful expression of freedom
- August 20, 2017

Film's title track, " Pinjra Tod Ke " is a soulful dance number which will undoubtedly uplift listeners' spirits. Every girl out there can relate to the song and we can't stop gushing about how handsome Kangana looks in her various avatars throughout the song. (more...)
Star Wars Battlefront II: Starfighter Assault is the Air Superiority of Space Star Wars Battlefront II: Starfighter Assault is the Air Superiority of Space
- August 20, 2017

Battlefront II's space battles are being made by Burnout developer Criterion. Here is where the creation of a clone army for the Galactic Republic took place. Players can choose from an array of land and air vehicles and master their own hero's journey, with customizable character progression across heroes, villains, troopers and starfighters. (more...)
Despite Harsh Rebuke for Charlottesville Stance, Trump's Base Remains Loyal
- August 20, 2017

When asked how much Trump's handling of issues on race matter to them, 64 percent said a lot. White supremacists clashed with demonstrators who opposed racism and it ended in death and injury in Charlottesville . Trump on Thursday also lashed out at a frequent Republican critic, Senator Lindsey Graham of SC, and accused the media of distorting his views. Among Republicans, 68 percent said Trump was accurate in blaming white supremacists and counter-protesters; just 10 percent of Democrats ... (more...)
WWE Spoilers: Final card for NXT TakeOver Brooklyn III WWE Spoilers: Final card for NXT TakeOver Brooklyn III
- August 20, 2017

Adam Cole fans prepare to get excited! The following matches are advertised for the NXT Takeover: Brooklyn III event, which will be held tonight in Brooklyn, New York at Barclays Center. Even though a guy like Adam Cole could do wonders on the main roster, his addition to NXT will be greatly appreciated. What do you think of the NXT TakeOver Brooklyn III card? Cole is a former 3 time ROH Champion, a one time ROH Television Champion and a former PWG World Champion. (more...)