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Hundreds of thousands remain without power in Southwest Florida Hundreds of thousands remain without power in Southwest Florida
- September 12, 2017

Hurricane Irma's winds have torn construction cranes in half and leveled buildings across a stretch of coastline from the Florida Keys to the Georgia Sea Islands, along with the gulf coast from Tampa and Tallahassee. During Category 5 Hurricane Andrew in 1992, the eye of that storm passed directly over the Turkey Point plant, Gould said. FPL anticipates that customers will likely experience more than one outage throughout the duration of the storm, particularly as Irma's speed has slowed. (more...)
Race vehicle driver Arie Luyendyk Jr. is the new 'Bachelor' Race vehicle driver Arie Luyendyk Jr. is the new 'Bachelor'
- September 12, 2017

That's because Arie Luyendyk Jr ., a former Indy auto driver who pilots the Indy Racing Experience two-seat Indy vehicle that gives high-speed thrill rides to VIPs and celebrities, has been named " The Bachelor's " next leading man. went public with their relationship on Instagram. "Things are going to be great for Peter Kraus fitness and his boot camps moving forward". He also confessed to have been in an "ongoing conversation" with the franchise since his departure five years ago. (more...)
Hurricane Jose moves away from Leeward Islands, fears recede
- September 12, 2017

According to N.H.C.'s 11:00 a.m. advisory, the center of Hurricane Jose was located near latitude 18.3 North, longitude 61.3 West. Jose is moving toward the northwest near 13 miles per hour (20 km/h). Here's how hurricane forecasters put Jose's potential unusual maneuver Monday morning: "The expectation is that Jose will complete a small clockwise loop over the open waters of the western Atlantic the next couple of days". (more...)
Bears WR White facing third season-ending injury Bears WR White facing third season-ending injury
- September 12, 2017

He literally ran all the way down the field with the speedy back. Bears Buzz: Falcons vs. Bears - YouTubefor more. Atlanta was clinging to a 13-10 lead early in the fourth when a scrambling Ryan fired to a wide-open Hooper near midfield. (more...)
Blackhill Capital Inc. Increases Stake in Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) Blackhill Capital Inc. Increases Stake in Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY)
- September 12, 2017

Bristol now has $102.32 billion valuation . The stock rose 0.14% or $0.1 reaching $72.94 per share. About 30,882 shares traded. Stocks of Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE: BMY ) declined 0.48% throughout intraday market trading on early Monday, topping $62.32. (more...)
Daniel Dae Kim to Replace Ed Skrein in 'Hellboy' Reboot Daniel Dae Kim to Replace Ed Skrein in 'Hellboy' Reboot
- September 12, 2017

For anyone wondering, Daimio is a part of the Bureau for Paranormal Research and Defense and, thanks to a run-in with some otherworldly circumstances, he can turn into a jaguar when he's angry. At the time, the film company said it was looking to recast the role with an actor "more consistent with the character in the source material". According to The Hollywood Reporter , Kim is now in negotiations to join the cast of " Hellboy " now in production by Lionsgate and Millennium. (more...)
Rihanna steals the show at New York Fashion Week Rihanna steals the show at New York Fashion Week
- September 12, 2017

This go-around, for the SS18 runway season, the multi-talented sensation returned to NY and delivered a show with an appropriately rougher edge. Rihanna rode one of many bikes performing tricks around the stage, making a rock star sign with one hand and sticking out her tongue at the Park Avenue Armory crowd. (more...)
"Stranger Things", "Westworld", "SNL" win big at Creative Arts Emmys
- September 12, 2017

Stranger Things won for Outstanding Casting for a Drama Series; HBO's Big Little Lies won for Outstanding Casting for a Limited Series, Movie or Special; and Veep won for Outstanding Casting for a Comedy Series . NBC's This Is Us pulled out a big win with the last award of the night - the guest drama actor win for Gerald McRaney. Saturday Night Live received five awards, with one of them going to Melissa McCarthy for her guest appearances as former White House press secretary ... (more...)
Trump says churches should get FEMA funds for hurricane relief Trump says churches should get FEMA funds for hurricane relief
- September 12, 2017

Asked about whether FEMA is prepared for another major hurricane so soon after Harvey, Long responded with a comforting statement about the ultimately chilling nature of FEMA. We must start using renewable energy sources, such as wind, solar, and not depend on fossil fuels anymore. "The other thing that we are doing is racing to pick up debris and we are also trying to get people into livable situations". (more...)
No More Arkham Games, For Now No More Arkham Games, For Now
- September 12, 2017

According to Kevin Conroy, the voice of Batman himself, this list will remain forever unchanged because the publisher is done with the series. The highly anticipated addition of this legendary vehicle, combined with the acclaimed gameplay of the Arkham series, offers gamers the ultimate and complete Batman experience as they tear through the streets and soar across the skyline of the entirety of Gotham City. (more...)
Seagate Technology plc (NASDAQ:STX) Seagate Technology plc (NASDAQ:STX)
- September 11, 2017

Cypress Capital Management LLC (wy) augmented its ownership by buying 3,565 shares an increase of 50.4% in the quarter. Gabelli Utility Trust (NYSE:GUT) has risen 5.62% since September 8, 2016 and is uptrending. Amerisafe, Inc.is an insurance holding company. B T Cap Mgmt Dba Alpha Cap Mgmt has 2,109 shares for 0.16% of their portfolio. Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania Pub School Empls Retrmt owns 16,883 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. (more...)
Hemingway's 6-toed cats survive Hurricane Irma assault on Key West Hemingway's 6-toed cats survive Hurricane Irma assault on Key West
- September 11, 2017

Ultimately, despite the hubbub, all the human caretakers and kitties were just fine . It reportedly has three generators and is 16 feet above sea level, reports The Houston Chronicle . Curator Dave Gonzales told NBC News that the six-toed cats didn't have to waste one of their nine lives because felines took refuged because they can tell when the storm was approaching. (more...)
Kid Rock responds on Facebook to calls to cancel concerts Kid Rock responds on Facebook to calls to cancel concerts
- September 11, 2017

Kid Rock fired back at critics in a lengthy Facebook post Monday, claiming the recent controversy regarding his past use of Confederate flags onstage is a distraction created by the "extreme left" in an an attempt to "stir the pot" due to his potential, and presumably fake, Senate run in 2018 . (more...)
Fox & Friends equates 9/11 memorial with Confederate monuments Fox & Friends equates 9/11 memorial with Confederate monuments
- September 11, 2017

Zinke and Vice President Mike Pence were at the site to dedicate a wind chime tower with 40 chimes as part of ongoing construction of the memorial. Kilmeade couldn't resist piping in with his question that equated the recognition of those who sacrificed their lives to prevent further devastation on September 11 with the push by cities such as Baltimore, Maryland , and many others to remove statues glorifying those who defended the slave-owning Confederacy. (more...)
Years Later: The US Commemorates 9/11 Years Later: The US Commemorates 9/11
- September 11, 2017

Not long after, he became the first recorded victim of the terrorist attacks. Al-Qaida took responsibility for the attacks. This included the 47-story 7 World Trade Center tower, as well as significant damage to ten other large surrounding structures. (more...)
Melissa McCarthy Wins An Emmy For 'SNL' Hosting, Spicey Skits Melissa McCarthy Wins An Emmy For 'SNL' Hosting, Spicey Skits
- September 11, 2017

McCarthy and comedian Dave Chapelle, were announced as best guest actor and actress on a comedy series at Sunday's (Monday NZ time) creative arts awards , the precursor to the main Emmy Awards ceremony set for next weekend. Her performances also had real-life consequences. In an already memorable season with Baldwin making enough appearances that he was nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series (instead of Guest Actor in a Comedy Series), McCarthy's Spicer stole the show. (more...)
Patty Jenkins Closes Deal to Direct 'Wonder Woman' Sequel Patty Jenkins Closes Deal to Direct 'Wonder Woman' Sequel
- September 11, 2017

Although Patty Jenkins has expressed interest for months in helming Wonder Woman 2 , her involvement on the sequel hadn't been a sure thing yet. The full blooper reel is included in the " Wonder Woman " DVD extras, which comes out on Tuesday, Sept. (more...)
Angelina Jolie Says Directing Other People Reveals Angelina Jolie Says Directing Other People Reveals "Their Greatness"
- September 11, 2017

Jolie made this revelation at a discussion at the Toronto International Film Festival on Sunday. According to a source, Jolie is still not comfortable with the idea of Pitt dating other people in the future. That evening a relaxed Jolie joined Toronto festival artistic director Cameron Bailey for an intimate on-stage conversation about her career evolution, " Breadwinner ", and Netflix-bound " First They Killed My Father ", which screens Monday night. (more...)
Curb Your Enthusiasm: Everyone wants Larry out in new trailer Curb Your Enthusiasm: Everyone wants Larry out in new trailer
- September 11, 2017

A voice-over from David sums up the ethos of the series pretty well. You're allowed to be happy, just not in front of Larry David . So would Curb Your Enthusiasm give into revival fever and do a soft reboot of the series, with an introductory season for all the new viewers? Check out the Curb Your Enthusiasm Season 9 trailer in the player below! But as the promo says, "nothing has changed" in the world of Larry David . (more...)
Man arrested in murder inquiry after woman's body found at Bestival Man arrested in murder inquiry after woman's body found at Bestival
- September 11, 2017

He is now being questioned by the police, according to the BBC . Detective Chief Inspector Sarah Derbyshire of Dorset Police has said in a statement: "Following the discovery of the woman's body we have now launched an investigation into her death". (more...)
Jim Carrey gives awkward red carpet interview at New York Fashion Week Jim Carrey gives awkward red carpet interview at New York Fashion Week
- September 11, 2017

Jim Carrey is well-known for his weird sense of humor and the 55-year-old actor chose to take it to a whole new level this weekend by deciding to attend an event he clearly didn't give AF about and then attempting to make everyone else feel stupid for being there. (more...)
Bob Dylan to play Xcel Energy Center on October 25 Bob Dylan to play Xcel Energy Center on October 25
- September 11, 2017

There's (still) no end in sight for Bob Dylan's so-called Never Ending Tour, the singer-songwriter's perpetual circuit of concert dates that he's kept afloat since the late 1980s. Trouble No More, a new hour-long Dylan documentary , is set to premiere during the New York Film Festival, which begins on September 30th. Dylan, the 2017 recipient of the Nobel Prize for literature, will be accompanied by his band. (more...)
Bigg Boss 11: First task of the Salman Khan show revealed! Bigg Boss 11: First task of the Salman Khan show revealed!
- September 11, 2017

A bit irritated this time, Salman Khan hesitatingly opens the door, only to find a gorgeously dressed Mouni Roy who requests to watch the cricket match with him. Unlike the first two promos, this one reveals the date when Bigg Boss 11 will air. Each contestant will get some facilities which will be given and take. (more...)
'Bake Off' judge causes great shock in Nazi uniform 'Bake Off' judge causes great shock in Nazi uniform
- September 11, 2017

The photo in question was first published by The Sun and depicts a smiling Hollywood in full Nazi dress, including a swastika armband. This serves as yet another reminder that there is a difference between dressing in poor taste and being utterly inappropriate. (more...)
Weekend Box Office: 'It' Scaring Up Giant $40 Million-Plus Opening Day
- September 11, 2017

As the global box-office is also packs: released in 46 territories around the world, the film starts very strong, such as England, Brazil, Russia, Spain and Australia, and the harvest of about 62 million. "The stars aligned on this, and we still have some room to grow for the weekend". "It" earned an 86 percent rating on Rotten Tomatoes . Lionsgate's " Hitman's Bodyguard " is landing in third with $4.9 million from 3,322 locations after winning the domestic box office for the past three ... (more...)