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Arts&Culture Driver in Barcelona van attack killed another, stole auto to escape cops
Author: 0 Driver in Barcelona van attack killed another, stole auto to escape cops

Catalan police are investigating the links between the suspected architect of the bloody twin attacks in Spain last week and extremist groups in Belgium, amid growing signs that the terrorist cell had an worldwide dimension. On the other side of Brussels, the notorious Molenbeek suburb emerged as a hotbed of worldwide jihadists after the Brussels bombings in March 2016 and the Paris attacks in late 2015 .

Arts&Culture Treasury Secretary's wife snipes at critic of Instagram photo
Author: 0 Treasury Secretary's wife snipes at critic of Instagram photo

Because according to a throwaway line in a Courier-Journal article about Mnuchin's visit, he and Linton later traveled to Fort Knox "to tour the bullion reserve at the Army post and view the eclipse". And indeed, Linton's life immediately got much worse, nearly as bad as the time she had to settle for the 2007 Château Pétrus instead of the 2005. She was even forced to apologize-not personally, of course, but through her publicist, for whom she sacrifices so much.

Arts&Culture Matt Reeves says The Batman is not part of DC's extended universe
Author: 0 Matt Reeves says The Batman is not part of DC's extended universe

Reeves said he's "totally fine" not making a Batman movie if Warner Bros. doesn't want to make the movie that he wants to make. Then, he stepped down as director. DC might be looking at an out-of-continuity Joker origin story, but a flagship Batman flick? Affleck and Johns wrote their script while the "Argo" Oscar-winner was still set to direct as well as star in The Batman .

Arts&Culture Gary Beadle to become a dad with girlfriend Emma McVey
Author: 0 Gary Beadle to become a dad with girlfriend Emma McVey

Charlotte Crosby in is Dublin today to launch her brand new make-up collection. "I've gotten so many nice messages over the past couple of days", she said as she burst into tears. "It wasn't very nice, no". "And I thought everyone would have left and been doing other things by now, but no, there's new people coming in and I think eventually all the old cast will be gone and I think it'll be a brand new cast and it'll just go on and on and on".

Arts&Culture Toddler gives news anchor the runaround
Author: 0 Toddler gives news anchor the runaround

Now ITV has discovered exactly what happens when you give a boisterous toddler free reign during the lunchtime news broadcast. Remember Robert Kelly, the Korea expert whose interview with the BBC went awry after his toddler burst in? The young girl, Iris, and her brother George joined their mum Lucy in an ITV segment with newsreader Alastair Stewart to talk about milk allergies.

Arts&Culture Marvel's The Defenders: What the ending could mean for Daredevil season 3
Author: 0 Marvel's The Defenders: What the ending could mean for Daredevil season 3

What's its goal? What threat does it pose, and how is it wielded? What did you think of the first season of The Defenders and has it gotten you pumped for more? So, yeah, man, I loved that relationship, I loved that kind of mutual respect, but also particularly from Matt's point of view, horror at the way the other person is dealing with similar feelings.

Arts&Culture Barcelona suspect said terror cell planned to bomb monuments in city
Author: 0 Barcelona suspect said terror cell planned to bomb monuments in city

Meanwhile, the judged ruled the evidence to keep holding suspect Mohamed Aalla was " not solid enough ", and he was freed. The death toll in Spain's terror attacks has risen to 15, Catalonia's regional minister Joaquim Forn said Monday, as a man found stabbed dead in a vehicle outside Barcelona was linked to the case.

Arts&Culture Don't travel to Cancun, Los Cabos, State Department advises
Author: 0 Don't travel to Cancun, Los Cabos, State Department advises

Conflicting groups have become embroiled in "turf battles", and shootings between the groups have resulted in the deaths of innocent bystanders, the Los Angeles Times reported . The Gulf Coast state of Veracruz and southern state of Chiapas are also new additions. USA government personnel are not permitted to drive from the worldwide border to Mexico's interior.

Arts&Culture Hellboy Joins Injustice 2 With New Fighter Pack
Author: 0 Hellboy Joins Injustice 2 With New Fighter Pack

Check it out below. Raiden is most easily recognized from the Mortal Kombat series, Black Manta comes from the world of Aquaman, and Hellboy from his own comic book series published by Dark Horse. The second batch of Injustice 2 DLC characters have been unveiled, and they include some pretty awesome surprises. A pair of Hellboy movies by Guillermo del Toro brought the gruff but lovable character into the public eye (gruff but lovable actor Ron Perlman helped), and there's an R-rated ...

Arts&Culture Jon Favreau teases 'Avengers 4' appearance with Gwyneth Paltrow
Author: 0 Jon Favreau teases 'Avengers 4' appearance with Gwyneth Paltrow

The 44-year-old actress has previously starred opposite the 52-year-old actor as his on-screen love interest Pepper Potts in all three " Iron Man " movies, and also had a cameo in the first " Avengers " but then was absent in the Marvel Cinematic Universe until appearing at the end of "Spider-Man: Homecoming ".

Arts&Culture Bay Area man celebrating marriage killed in Spain
Author: 0 Bay Area man celebrating marriage killed in Spain

They did not identify either victim . Family members or government officials have said another two Italians, a Belgian and a Canadian are also among the dead following the attack in Barcelona. The attacks saw drivers ram their vehicles through throngs of pedestrians - first in Barcelona on the busy Las Ramblas boulevard and later in the nearby seaside town of Cambrils, killing 14 in total and injuring over 100.

Arts&Culture Taylor Swift Is 'Overhauling Her Image' Before Next Album Drops
Author: 0 Taylor Swift Is 'Overhauling Her Image' Before Next Album Drops

The site has added Taylor Swift to THE TOP OF THEIR CONCERT TICKET WAITLIST ! However, Swift - who has been posting teasers on social media for the last couple of days - is being "very secretive" about the whole thing. Her website, taylorswift.com, still features a blank page. Today in insane theories that are so weird they might actually be genius, Taylor Swift's fans believe they've uncovered her new song lyrics on the American Greetings Twitter account.

Arts&Culture Taylor Swift's 7 Stylish Looks to Follow
Author: 0 Taylor Swift's 7 Stylish Looks to Follow

Once upon a time, Taylor Swift was just a country girl who favoured denim skirts and vest tops. Just as her music has changed over the last decade, so has her style. 5. The Gym Look While you might look a mess when you leave the gym, Swifty manages to keep it real with patterned yoga pants and a stylish loose-fitting workout top.

Arts&Culture Texas mother fighting with her son's school over his long hair
Author: 0 Texas mother fighting with her son's school over his long hair

During the time of enrollment of her son, Oates was made completely aware of the Barbers Hill School's rules and regulations which include male students' hair be above the ear, eyes and neck. "However, consequences for dress code violations will be enforced". She also took to Facebook to garner support. The boy hasn't had his hair cut since he was born.

Arts&Culture Chad Johnson and Sarah Harding are official
Author: 0 Chad Johnson and Sarah Harding are official

Speaking to The Sun , a friend of Aaron's said: 'He's heartbroken. He fell for her. 'Celebrity Big Brother' airs every night on Channel 5. Sarah's boyfriend Aaron is "heartbroken" over her actions in the house. Biting back: Jemma then said "like I need to tone it down a little bit you probably should tone it down". Chad responds: "Do I have to ask her?" "Sarah's hand disappeared under the covers and Chad's boxers came off.

Arts&Culture Former First Kid Chelsea Clinton defends Barron Trump on Twitter
Author: 0 Former First Kid Chelsea Clinton defends Barron Trump on Twitter

However considering the fact that he's an 11-year-old boy, people were outraged at Springer's article and took to Twitter to slam the publication and ask them to leave the child alone. No one wanted to see Chelsea Clinton picked on, and the same was true for Malia and Sasha Obama. Not content with posting "how-to" video guides for mowing down liberal protesters with your auto, the Daily Caller has moved onto the most important issue facing our nation: eleven-year-old Barron ...

Arts&Culture New
Author: 0 New "Smackdown Live" Women's Champion Crowned at "SummerSlam" 2017

Join Jake Barnett for live coverage as the show airs on USA Network at 7CT/8ET, and I will be by on Wednesday with my WWE Smackdown Hit List. Owens challenges AJ to a U.S. Zack Ryder and Mojo Rawley may have put up a decent attempt at unseating the champs, but a superkick to Ryder's head saw their dreams crushed. After the match, The Usos grab a couple of microphones and cut their usual promo.

Arts&Culture Bobby Roode Debuts On WWE Smackdown Live
Author: 0 Bobby Roode Debuts On WWE Smackdown Live

Roode held the NXT Championship for 203 days, defending it against Nakamura, Hideo Itami and others. Here's Roode's reaction after losing the title on Saturday. Roode cut a promo after the match that tip-toed the line between heel and face. From there, the crowd went wild as Bobby Roode's "Glorious" theme music began to play and soon Roode emerged on stage wearing his trademark robe.

Arts&Culture Billy Joel stages silent protest against white supremacy
Author: 0 Billy Joel stages silent protest against white supremacy

Pop great Billy Joel played his encore at Madison Square Garden sporting the Star of David on the front and back of his suit. - file picNEW YORK, Aug 23 - Pop great Billy Joel donned a yellow Star of David at a concert in NY in a powerful but silent statement against white supremacy following the violence in Charlottesville .

Arts&Culture Netflix to debut new standup from Jerry Seinfeld in September
Author: 0 Netflix to debut new standup from Jerry Seinfeld in September

Even someone who's seen a single Seinfeld episode in their lifetime knows the show's general structure around the character Jerry's stand-up routines. In his new Netflix special, Jerry Before Seinfeld , the comedian is revisiting previously unreleased material of his younger days through "a library of legal pads with every joke he's written since 1975".

Author: 0 Arsenal in search of Sanchez tonic at Stoke

After the game against Leicester I thought there was positives that we could take and move onto the next game, but now I'm not too sure it'll be the fairytale season we were hoping for. 'Many clubs are in this situation that's why the transfer market is quiet. Stoke's new signing made some intelligent early runs and gave Arsenal's defence a nervy start, but soon after they had the striker under control.

Arts&Culture Big Cass suffers knee injury on WWE Raw
Author: 0 Big Cass suffers knee injury on WWE Raw

The report went on to say that Cass tried to continue in the match but his leg just couldn't hold him up as he attempted one of his trademark moves, the Empire Elbow. It's entirely possible that the injury is a work, but you can hear in the video above that the ringside mics had to be cut to avoid airing Cass's repeated curses.

Arts&Culture Warrior Princess reboot — NBC scraps Xena
Author: 0 Warrior Princess reboot — NBC scraps Xena

NBC hasn't ruled out the possibility of a future reboot enitrely, with Salke telling the Hollywood Reporter "never say never". The potential reboot was first announced in 2015, with Lost writer Javier Grillo-Marxuach coming aboard to pen the script in 2016.

Arts&Culture Kelli Ward Ready to Welcome President Donald Trump to Arizona
Author: 0 Kelli Ward Ready to Welcome President Donald Trump to Arizona

The Senator was in Southern Arizona to be honored by the Arizona Sheriffs Association for his actions during the June shooting at a congressional baseball practice in Alexandria, Virginia. More and more Republican primaries are shaping up to be Establishment Republicans versus Trump Republicans. She also said McCain was directly responsible for the ISIS terror organization.

Arts&Culture Mercer County still has the lowest rate of unemployment in the state
Author: 0 Mercer County still has the lowest rate of unemployment in the state

St. Lawrence County has the highest unemployment rate in the state according to recent numbers released by the state department of labor. Mercer County's rate for July was 3.5 percent, which was virtually unchanged from June. During the same time, Howard County added 835 people to its labor force. The number of people in the labor force increased by 452 from June to July to 216,672.

Arts&Culture 'Game of Thrones' Director Admits 'Beyond the Wall' Timing Is 'Hazy'
Author: 0 'Game of Thrones' Director Admits 'Beyond the Wall' Timing Is 'Hazy'

The director of the episode, Alan Taylor , hears fan questions about just how Davos knew which raven would fly the fastest, admitting to Variety that the timeline's "getting a little hazy". "So I think we were straining plausibility a little bit, but I hope the story's momentum carries over some of that stuff". Game of Thrones Season 7 wraps up next week on August 27th, 2017.

Arts&Culture Netflix's 'Stranger Things' Will Likely Have Four Seasons
Author: 0 Netflix's 'Stranger Things' Will Likely Have Four Seasons

By the time we get to season four, if that is in the cards, perhaps the brothers will have ideas for more seasons. The character's fate has been in question before: During the season 1 finale, she used her telekinesis to stop the Demagorgon, seemingly destroying herself in the process.

Arts&Culture Bodybuilder Dallas McCarver dies after reportedly choking on food
Author: 0 Bodybuilder Dallas McCarver dies after reportedly choking on food

This news story comes as a complete shock. Earlier on Monday, McCarver appeared to be fine as he worked out in a local gym and posted a video to Instagram where he chest-pressed 160 pound dumbbells in each hand. This infection kept him from competing at the time, but judging from the last few months on his Instagram page it appeared his health was back to normal.

Arts&Culture Mark Wahlberg named 2017's highest-paid male actor
Author: 0 Mark Wahlberg named 2017's highest-paid male actor

Forbes said the 10 highest-paid leading men earned a combined $488.5 million before tax in its June 2016-June 2017 scoring period, almost three times more than the $172.5 million earned by the top 10 scoring women. Third place went to Vin Diesel , who made $54.5 million, thanks in part to Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 . Jackie Chan rounds out the top five with $49 million.

Arts&Culture Doctor Who: Bradley Walsh Rumored For Jodie Whittaker's Companion
Author: 0 Doctor Who: Bradley Walsh Rumored For Jodie Whittaker's Companion

However, Bradley will still be able to host popular quiz show " The Chase " and he is said to be "delighted" to have landed the part. Walsh, who starred in Coronation Street and recently enjoyed success with a singing career, will continue to present ITV quiz show The Chase , according to the report.

Arts&Culture Broadways Frozen Is Breaking The Bank and Showing it's Look
Author: 0 Broadways Frozen Is Breaking The Bank and Showing it's Look

The musical merchandise is nearly all Denver-centric. " You want people to believe in it, to get that balance between seeing Hans in a very fine, beautifully embroidered jacket and Kristoff in his big chunky mountain gear ", says Oram. We can present things in new ways. After Frozen became the highest grossing Walt Disney Pictures release ever back in 2013, it was only a matter of time before the House of Mouse reworked it for a big stage production - and opening night is almost upon us.

Arts&Culture Kevin Hart's ex-wife baffled by Eniko's Instagram slam
Author: 0 Kevin Hart's ex-wife baffled by Eniko's Instagram slam

The "Atlanta Exes" alum wrote a comment under Eniko's photo on Instagram after the model said that she wasn't Kevin's mistress. But Kevin and Torrei have only been divorced for 6 years. But the mother of two has not had anything negative to say about the situation as of late because of her sons. Parrish later on opted to delete all the comments on her post.

Arts&Culture Are Confederate monuments important works of art?
Author: 0 Are Confederate monuments important works of art?

I don't want these statues to come down and thrown away because they obviously represent something and we have to study what that means and how that plays into what is going on in our world, so we can make sure that those statues never come back up.

Arts&Culture Our first glimpse at the Dragon Ball Fighterz story mode
Author: 0 Our first glimpse at the Dragon Ball Fighterz story mode

Along with the aforementioned new characters, players will be able to choose regular Goku and Vegeta (with their Super Saiyan forms), Trunks, Piccolo, Gohan, Frieza, Cell and many more. Gamescom has been awash with news today, with Bandai Namco dishing the dirt on some new Dragon Ball FighterZ information. Registration for the closed beta will open on August 22.

Arts&Culture Katee Sackhoff cast in The Flash season 4 as DC villain Blacksmith
Author: 0 Katee Sackhoff cast in The Flash season 4 as DC villain Blacksmith

Sackhoff is expected to first appear in episode 405, which is titled " Girls Night Out " and is also a mini-crossover with Arrow featuring an appearance by Emily Beckett, who plays Felicity Smoak. Katee Sackhoff ( Battlestar Galactica , Longmire ) recently shared a photo of a script for her "new job" on her Twitter . She's giving #GirlBoss a new meaning.

Arts&Culture Tronc names digital media executive to lead LA Times (NWSA)
Author: 0 Tronc names digital media executive to lead LA Times (NWSA)

The newspaper's publisher will be Ross Levinsohn , who has no experience in newspapers but worked at Fox and Yahoo. Along the way he was a foreign correspondent in Africa, assistant foreign editor, business editor and managing editor. "I am confident that together, we will accelerate the Los Angeles Times' evolution and the digital transformation of tronc and produce its next stage of growth".

Arts&Culture This Selena Gomez Lookalike Will Make You Look Twice!
Author: 0 This Selena Gomez Lookalike Will Make You Look Twice!

But, we can say, without a shadow of a doubt that this girl is probably, definitely, maybe Selena Gomez's twin and there's no question about it. I'm not trying to brag or anything, but I'm basically Selena Gomez's doppelgänger... From the eyebrows to the lips to the flawless art of taking a selfie, it's safe to say that Selena and Sofia are basically the same person. Ever since fans discovered Solares' Instagram page, they've been flooding her posts with comments about Selena ...

Arts&Culture 'The Punisher' Trailer: Frank Castle is Back
Author: 0 'The Punisher' Trailer: Frank Castle is Back

Splashianados, you may recall last week saw a new teaser trailer for the upcoming show Marvel's The Punisher starring Jon Bernthal . That first trailer was neat, albeit sparse, but there's no arguing that Bernthal is every bit as Punisher-y as needed.