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Arts&Culture Chance The Rapper Discusses Chicago's Future With Katie Couric
Author: 0 Chance The Rapper Discusses Chicago's Future With Katie Couric

Between a flawless score on RottenTomatoes and an massive box office opening, comedian Jordan Peele's horror film Get Out is a certified hit. "The two of us will address funding education in Chicago". Now Chance has announced he will meet with Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner this week to talk about public education. In 2015, the Chicago Tribune ran an editorial wondering whether the district would collapse as a result.

Author: 0 Anita Dongre meets Kate Middleton at Buckingham Palace

The dinner was held at the Buckingham Palace and Dongre, whose creation was picked by Middleton during her India visit a year ago, posted a picture from the evening on her Instagram account. Kate Middleton is a member of the British royal family, but at her sister Pippa Middleton's wedding, she's going to be nothing more than a nanny. Kate also chatted with youngsters who were decorating pancakes in the center's kitchen ahead of Lent.

Arts&Culture Ubisoft is returning to the world of Avatar with a new title
Author: 0 Ubisoft is returning to the world of Avatar with a new title

This isn't the first Avatar game that Ubisoft has created. Massive is behind the creation of Tom Clancy's The Division ™, which last spring broke multiple records in the games industry, including the record for the industry's best-selling new game franchise in an opening week.

Arts&Culture Stephen Moyer Joining Fox's Marvel Mutant TV Pilot
Author: 0 Stephen Moyer Joining Fox's Marvel Mutant TV Pilot

English actor Stephen Moyer, popularly known for his role as vampire Bill Compton in hit HBO series True Blood, will be sharing screen space with Gotham actress Jamie Chung in an upcoming FOX drama. Both will serve as executive producers along with longtime X-Men producers Lauren Shuler Donner and Simon Kinberg and Marvel TV's Jeph Loeb and Jim Chory .

Arts&Culture FX Sets 'Charles and Diana' as Next Installment of 'Feud'
Author: 0 FX Sets 'Charles and Diana' as Next Installment of 'Feud'

Feud: Bette and Joan executive producer Ryan Murphy will also serve as executive producer of 10-episode Feud: Charles and Diana, which will debut in 2018, according to FX. He started with one of the network's first original scripted dramas, Nip/Tuck and moved into the anthology series American Horror Story , which is headed into season 7 and has been ordered through season 9.

Author: 0 Okja teaser gives first look at film's creature

The Netflix original film stars Tilda Swinton, Jake Gyllenhaal , Paul Dano , Giancarlo Esposito , Steven Yeun, Lily Collins and newcomer Seo Hyun An. Two more movies followed in quick succession, but it was 2013's Snowpiercer that truly cemented the name of Bong Joon-ho in the firmament of global cinema.

Author: 0 Durban may be unable to host 2022 Commonwealth Games - SA Minister

A spokesman for the ministry confirmed to AFP that South Africa would not host the Games at any cost, adding that he hoped an agreement would be reached by the end of March. Liverpool city mayor Joe Anderson said in August a year ago that the city was considering a bid for the 2026 Commonwealth Games. The government had estimated the Games could generate up to 20 billion rand ($1.5 bn; £1.2bn) in economic benefit.

Arts&Culture Body of missing Los Angeles teen recovered, police say
Author: 0 Body of missing Los Angeles teen recovered, police say

Los Angeles police said the body of Elias Rodriguez was recovered at around 1:15 p.m. along a stretch of the river in Los Feliz. A cause of death was not immediately released. A police spokeswoman says the boy may have been swept away in the Pacoima Wash that feeds the LA River. The canal runs along the back of the school property, and Eli's grandmother's house is on the other side, on Griswold Avenue.

Arts&Culture Donald Trump Made The Oscar's Flub About Him Because...Of Course
Author: 0 Donald Trump Made The Oscar's Flub About Him Because...Of Course

The ritual of the Oscar envelope, paraded down the red carpet in locked briefcases like Moses returning from the mountain, stone tablets in hand, dates to 1940. "It's my favorite film of the year". While all worthy crusades (one would never want to accuse luvvies of picking causes at random and playing up their outrage), the one they have embarked upon en masse in 2017 is very different.

Author: 0 Kanye West - 'Bed Yeezy Season 5' (Feat. The-Dream)

Holiday song which he'd helped to cowrite. Kanye West has posted a previously unreleased 17 minute single on Soundcloud . Stream it down below. The original version was part of a bootleg 53-minute mixtape called LoveTape: The Demos .

Arts&Culture Steve Harvey To Warren Beatty:
Author: 0 Steve Harvey To Warren Beatty: "Call Me"

The La La Land crew arrives on stage, cheered by the audience. "I became an artist, and thank God I did, because we are the only profession that celebrates what it means to live a life", proclaimed Davis. "Because Warren Beatty made this mistake, does he have to die?" Starring Stone and Ryan Gosling as an aspiring actress and a struggling jazz musician who fall in love in Los Angeles, the musical charmed critics and soared at the box office.

Arts&Culture Viewers slam ITV's 'awkward' and 'unfunny' American-style 'The Nightly Show'
Author: 0 Viewers slam ITV's 'awkward' and 'unfunny' American-style 'The Nightly Show'

Previous Monday editions of News at Ten , fronted by Tom Bradby, have averaged just over 2 million viewers this year, but in this week's later slot it mustered only 1.6 million. The Nightly Show is on at 22.00 on ITV. She added: "We hope everyone grows to love it". Other stars being lined up to host the show include Gordon Ramsay and Davina McCall.

Arts&Culture Donald Trump Has an Explanation for That Oscars Gaffe
Author: 0 Donald Trump Has an Explanation for That Oscars Gaffe

Will Portman's baby bump bring her luck? It took away from the glamour of the Oscars. Do you know who the first black to win an Oscar was? Following a headline-grabbing mix-up, director Barry Jenkins was eventually handed the Academy Award for Best Picture on Sunday (February 26).

Arts&Culture Watch The New Beauty And The Beast TV Trailer
Author: 0 Watch The New Beauty And The Beast TV Trailer

The cast iron soup pot is coated with vibrant blue enamel and adorned with Beauty & The Beast's signature red roses. With its release now just a few weeks away, Disney has published a new trailer for its upcoming live-action Beauty and the Beast .

Arts&Culture Nio's EP9 electric supercar charges to more lap records
Author: 0 Nio's EP9 electric supercar charges to more lap records

The company took the EP9 to the Circuit of the Americas where the electric sportscar in autonomous mode set a lap record of 2 minute and 40 seconds. The NextEV NIO EP9 delivers 1342bhp to the tarmac via four individual gearboxes, can go from 0-100km/h in 2.7 seconds and on to a top speed of 194mph.

Arts&Culture U2 is sued for allegedly stealing song for 'Achtung Baby'
Author: 0 U2 is sued for allegedly stealing song for 'Achtung Baby'

Meanwhile, U2 are gearing up for tours of Europe and North America in 2017 to celebrate the 30th anniversary of their classic 1987 album The Joshua Tree, with prestigious support in the shape of Noel Gallagher. According to Rose, the Dublin band were desperate for a new sound and this was their solution. Rose also suggests U2 were in search of a new sound at the time as The Fly's "dance beats, distorted vocals and hard industrial edge sounded nothing like typical U2".

Arts&Culture Shahrukh Khan receives Yash Chopra Memorial Award
Author: 0 Shahrukh Khan receives Yash Chopra Memorial Award

He also confessed that he didn't want to be a romantic hero. Shah Rukh Khan has featured in some of the biggest blockbuster hits that were directed by Yash Chopra - " Darr ", "Dil Toh Pagal Hai", "Veer-Zaara",'Jab Tak Hai Jaan'. "I thank him for that", he said. "My mother is a Kashmiri". She reportedly told Aanand, "If I do another film with you, the role would have to be as solid as the one in Tanu Weds Manu ".

Arts&Culture Star Trek: Discovery Gets Late Summer, Early Fall Launch Window
Author: 0 Star Trek: Discovery Gets Late Summer, Early Fall Launch Window

On Monday it was revealed that the debut of CBS' upcoming new series " Star Trek: Discovery ", which was expected to debut in January and then was pushed back to May, has been been delayed yet again. The first episode of Star Trek: Discovery will air on CBS before moving exclusively to CBS All Access. "There is also added flexibility presenting on CBS All Access, which isn't beholden to seasonal premieres or launch windows".

Arts&Culture PwC apologises to Hollywood after Oscars blunder
Author: 0 PwC apologises to Hollywood after Oscars blunder

Moonlight had instead. It was, as The New York Times noted, kind of like a Hollywood ending. How did this debacle happen? Not only did Dunaway read off La La Land as the best picture victor, the confusion wasn't fixed until after several members of the Lionsgate movie's team had already spoken.

Arts&Culture Feminists Condemn Casey Affleck After Oscar Win, Urge That He Be Shunned
Author: 0 Feminists Condemn Casey Affleck After Oscar Win, Urge That He Be Shunned

Though Casey settled the suits after mediation - and he's denied the claims - many on social media were angry about his Oscars win. But the younger Affleck, 41, was showed up on camera - and in front of tens of millions of Academy Awards viewers - by big brother Ben , 44, who congratulated him in adorably embarrassing fashion.

Arts&Culture The Academy Finally Issues an Apology for the Oscars Best Picture Snafu
Author: 0 The Academy Finally Issues an Apology for the Oscars Best Picture Snafu

This account of the awards show's frantic final moments was based on interviews with producers of both " La La Land " and "Moonlight"; academy officials; crew members for the telecast; and PwC executives. Warren Beatty apologised for the error, stating that he was't trying to be amusing while a confused-looking Jimmy Kimmel too came on the stage to take stock of the situation.

Author: 0 The Harry Potter films just won their first ever Oscar

Six out of nine Harry Potter universe movies have been nominated for a total of 16 Academy Awards, but until tonight, none have won. This was costume designer Colleen Atwood's 12th nomination, and she's won three times previously for Chicago, Memoirs of a Geisha , and Alice in Wonderland .

Author: 0 SoundCloud Expands its Consumer Subscription Offering with New, Mid-Priced Plan

SoundCloud unveiled a third tier on Tuesday that it hopes will attract users of its free service who, though content with what's on the menu, are exhausted of the interruptions. "And at the same time, we're now giving users who haven't made the jump into a music subscription plan, a robust, fully on-demand option at an accessible price".

Arts&Culture Oscars Ballot Counters: We Blew It, Warren Beatty Given Wrong Envelope
Author: 0 Oscars Ballot Counters: We Blew It, Warren Beatty Given Wrong Envelope

The "La La Land" crew was in the middle of speechifying at the end of the awards show, when a commotion broke out on stage as they actually looked at the card in the winner's envelope. President Donald Trump was the butt of numerous jokes, capping a Hollywood awards season marked by fiery protests at his policies. "You're very bad!" she said, as the crowd laughed nervously.

Author: 0 Microsoft announces new subscription service, 'Xbox Game Pass'

Microsoft mentioned that Game Pass will include games from top industry publishers such as 2K, 505 Games, BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment, Capcom, Codemasters, Deep Silver, Focus Home Interactive, SEGA, SNK CORPORATION, THQ Nordic GmbH, Warner Bros.

Arts&Culture Oscars Best-Picture Flub Explained: Read PwC's Full Statement
Author: 0 Oscars Best-Picture Flub Explained: Read PwC's Full Statement

At the ceremony, artists performed multiple nominees for the Oscar for best original song, with "Moana" star Auli'i Cravalho performing "How Far I'll Go", with a special introduction from "Hamilton" star and composer Lin-Manuel Miranda, as well as singer Sting performing the song "The Empty Chair" from the film "Jim: The James Foley Story" and singer John Legend performing two nominated songs from the movie "La La Land", in which he appeared.

Author: 0 Ed Sheeran & The Roots Sing 'Shape of You' With Classroom Instruments

Sheeran, in particular, rocked out to his song with a banana-shaped fruit shaker. It's no secret that Ed Sheeran is a great musician. In what's become a very popular segment on the show, Fallon will have musical guests come on and sing some of their best hits, only it's with a twist.

Author: 0 Why accusations about Trump and the Russians will go nowhere

Trump's announcement came a day after the White House excluded several major broadcasters and newspapers like The New York Times , CNN and BBC from an off-camera press briefing. "And they are. They are the enemy of the people". Bloomberg News and the New Yorker magazine are among media outlets who have said they will not hold their usual after-parties this year.

Arts&Culture Brie Larson Refused To Clap After Presenting Casey Affleck With The Oscar
Author: 0 Brie Larson Refused To Clap After Presenting Casey Affleck With The Oscar

Producer Amanda White and cinematographer Magdalena Gorka sued Affleck for $2m and $2.25m respectively over alleged offences during the filming of the mockumentary I'm Still Here which stars Joaquin Phoenix. Although unlike the time she presented Affleck a Golden Globe in January, Larson chose to give the actor a quick hug as she handed over the gold statue.

Author: 0 Jon Stewart to the media: 'Stop your whining' about Trump

Well, good riddance, I say. And the whole time you are chasing after Donnie, the rest of us are thinking 'Can't you see he is an [expletive].' You tried to defend him 'That was just Primaries Donald. "Trump lies more in one press conference than CNN does in a year, and this is coming from a guy who, as you know, hates CNN", he reminded everyone. You finally thought you'd met your match: a blabbermouth who's as thin-skinned and narcissistic as you are.

Arts&Culture The Craziest Mistakes & Blunders in Oscar History
Author: 0 The Craziest Mistakes & Blunders in Oscar History

Mumbai: The 89th Academy Awards commenced at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles in grand fashion with the best of names in business walking the red carpet in style. I don't think my life could be changed in any more dramatic way. The producers of the musical were already concluding their speeches when it was revealed there had been a mix-up and Moonlight had in fact scored the top prize of the night.

Arts&Culture Will 'Lion' Star Sunny Pawar Be at The Oscars 2017 This Weekend?
Author: 0 Will 'Lion' Star Sunny Pawar Be at The Oscars 2017 This Weekend?

Dev Patel has been nominated for best supporting actor for film " Lion " and if he wins the most coveted trophy in the entertainment world, then it will be a good victory for India. Earlier this awards season, Pawar became known as this year's Jacob Tremblay, who stole Hollywood's hearts last year at awards ceremonies as the star of Room .

Arts&Culture Rihanna named humanitarian personality of the year by Harvard
Author: 0 Rihanna named humanitarian personality of the year by Harvard

She built a state-of-the-art center for oncology and nuclear medicine to diagnose and treat breast cancer in her home nation of Barbados. Rihanna is just as active behind the stage as she is on it. The Harvard Foundation says Rihanna's contributions to woman and children made her a strong candidate for this year's award. The Grammy Award-winning singer will receive the Harvard Foundation's Peter J.

Author: 0 Politics takes center stage at Independent Spirit Awards

As she has all season, she expressed gratitude for director Paul Verhoeven's fearlessness and reminded the audience that cinema has been grounded on independence and out-of-the-box thinking right from the start. " Moonlight " has swept a string of honors ahead of the Oscars , including best drama film at the Golden Globes and top prizes from the Screen Actors Guild and the Writers Guild of America.

Author: 0 Jerry Seinfeld Convinced Hugh Jackman to Quit Playing Wolverine

Asked about what he will miss the most as he leaves behind Wolverine, Jackman said: "He won't leave me". And I was so moved by it, much more moved than I had been the first time of seeing it. "This movie is a love letter to those fans", Jackman said of his upcoming dystopic action film in an interview with ABS-CBN News' Marie Lozano, "as it's the Wolverine movie that I've always felt was there".

Arts&Culture GLAAD celebrates Moonlight as the first LGBT film to win Best Picture
Author: 0 GLAAD celebrates Moonlight as the first LGBT film to win Best Picture

He explained to the audience: "I opened the envelope and it said; "Emma Stone, La La Land ". Following the show, PricewaterhouseCoopers issued a statement apologizing for the mishap. "I want to say thank you to President Trump". "My love to La La Land , my love to everyone". But rather than subject you to more Timberlake snark, here's how you can watch this year's Oscars from the comfort of your own home.

Arts&Culture 'La La Land' wrongly announced as Oscars winner
Author: 0 'La La Land' wrongly announced as Oscars winner

He held up the card that proved it: " Moonlight ". In an interview with conservative news website Breitbart , Trump said that the mistaken announcement of La La Land and the subsequent correct announcement of Moonlight as the victor was down to the fact the producers were focusing too much on politics.

Author: 0 Tourists kill Bahamas' swimming pigs by feeding them alcohol

The Bahamas Humane Society said investigations are underway after the pigs carcasses were reportedly found floating in the sea. "It could just be a awful accident where they ate something poisonous", BHS President Kim Aranha told local news Tribune 242 .

Arts&Culture Chris Pratt May Drop New 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol
Author: 0 Chris Pratt May Drop New 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol

But all you need to do is look at the packaging, you guys, and on the packaging cover it says " Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 " on the figures that are from the movie, and it doesn't say Vol. She was unfortunately sidelined for most of the first Guardians of the Galaxy movie so will be nice to see how they integrate her into the story. Who knew Drax the Destroyer was such a loud eater and that we would find it so hilarious.

Arts&Culture Donald Trump's Call For Millions To Rally Fizzles
Author: 0 Donald Trump's Call For Millions To Rally Fizzles

By and large, the more you make, the better you would fare under Trump's proposed plan. Karen Eitzel, 56, a Denver Republican told Reuters she was there " to let the president know he's not alone although it seems like that at times . "These rallies are a continuation of the collective voices of Americans who truly believe in our president's policies to put American citizens first, once again and to keep our country safe".

Arts&Culture President Trump supporters rally in Raleigh
Author: 0 President Trump supporters rally in Raleigh

At a recent press conference in Washington, D.C., Trump boasted that he had won more electoral votes than any other president. On the opposite side of the street, about 30 people quietly held signs opposing Trump, many of them about the Affordable Care Act.

Arts&Culture Oscars 2017: Best Picture Mix-Up Inspires Hilarious Envelope Meme
Author: 0 Oscars 2017: Best Picture Mix-Up Inspires Hilarious Envelope Meme

The mix-up that saw presenters announce La La Land as the victor of the Best Picture award instead of the correct victor, Moonlight , has been blamed on the Academy Awards' accounting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers. While the mix-up over the Oscars best picture has been blamed on "human error", it's been revealed that the man behind the envelopes posted a tweet from backstage just before it happened.

Arts&Culture Casey Affleck wins Best Actor award for 'Manchester by the Sea'
Author: 0 Casey Affleck wins Best Actor award for 'Manchester by the Sea'

Moonlight was nominated and won in the adapted screenplay Oscar category. Last night, Casey Affleck won his first Academy Award for Best Actor for his performance in Manchester by the Sea-and many were less than thrilled considering the sexual assault allegations brought against him in 2010 that resurfaced this awards season.

Arts&Culture Abdul Sattar Edhi Photos: Pictures of the 'Angel of Mercy'
Author: 0 Abdul Sattar Edhi Photos: Pictures of the 'Angel of Mercy'

It also runs the worlds largest ambulance service (operating 1,500 vehicles) and Edhi ambulances are welcomed as friendly neighbours throughout Pakistan. The Edhi Foundation is now the largest welfare organisation in Pakistan. The Edhi foundation has helped thousands of people around the world in times of need, including survivors of Hurricane Katrina and thousands of Pakistani orphans.

Arts&Culture 99-Year-Old Dutch Woman Arrested. It Was On Her Bucket List
Author: 0 99-Year-Old Dutch Woman Arrested. It Was On Her Bucket List

The freakish photo shoot was organised by Annie's niece, who got in touch with the Politie Nijmegen-Zuid force in the east of the Netherlands. A "smooth criminal" indeed. She got in touch with police officers and explained her aunt wanted to tick "getting arrested" off her bucket list. The Dutch police force called the experience "a day to remember".

Author: 0 Dancing With The Stars cast: The Bachelor, a Glee star and more

Former Glee star Heather Morris is heading to Dancing with the Stars , and we can't wait! Bustle reached out to ABC about Viall's involvement with DWTS Season 24, who responded that, "We do not comment on casting rumors". All I can say is I'm sincerely hoping that Viall will be a contestant, because he's going to be a very interesting one to watch. People is also reporting that Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star Erika Jayne , Glee star Heather Morris , Fifth Harmony's ...

Author: 0 BVB star Mario Gotze out due to metabolic disturbances

The Bundesliga club said medical tests revealed Gotze's muscle problems had been traced to what they described as "metabolic disturbances". The club said his recurrent muscular problems prompted a "comprehensive internal investigation" where the problem was discovered.

Arts&Culture Zootopia wins Best Animated Feature Film at the 2017 Oscars
Author: 0 Zootopia wins Best Animated Feature Film at the 2017 Oscars

While investigating a missing person case, Judy teams up with sly fox Nick Wilde in a friendship which questions the traditional predator/prey assumptions. Watch the presentation of the Best Animated Feature Film [ here ]. Co-director Rich Moore said he was grateful to audiences around the world "that embraced this story of tolerance being more powerful than fear of the other".