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Arts&Culture Hurricane Irma Blasts Into The Record Books With Lasting Intensity
Author: 0 Hurricane Irma Blasts Into The Record Books With Lasting Intensity

The decisions come as officials have ordered almost 7 million people to leave their homes , causing a mass exodus north before the storm begins to lash the Florida coast. The Keys are linked by 42 bridges that have to be checked for safety before motorists can be allowed on the farther islands, officials said. Read the full report from the New York Times here .

Arts&Culture Pregnant woman set on fire by boyfriend in Capitol Heights; suspect arrested
Author: 0 Pregnant woman set on fire by boyfriend in Capitol Heights; suspect arrested

Witnesses watched in horror as crews worked to save Andrea Grinage from her apartment in Capitol Heights. The fire started around 11:45 a.m.in a second-floor apartment in a three-story building at 1405 Elkwood Ln. Neighbors say the pregnant victim was visibly burning when she banged on neighbors' doors seeking help. Authorities tracked down the man the woman identified and arrested him outside his home, police said.

Arts&Culture British theatre director Peter Hall dies aged 86
Author: 0 British theatre director Peter Hall dies aged 86

Under his leadership, the theatre moved from the Old Vic to the South Bank, and Sir Peter remained with the National until 1988. All of us, including the new generation of theatre-makers not immediately touched by his influence, are in debt.

Arts&Culture Cranes Snap in Fla. Due to Irma Winds
Author: 0 Cranes Snap in Fla. Due to Irma Winds

During that time, a resident said he heard a loud boom and looked out of the apartment to see the crane falling. Miami-Dade insisted construction cranes posed public-safety risks and should be controlled by local rules. About 25 cranes remained up before the storm approached South Florida. A second crane collapsed later Sunday and was dangling from an unfinished high rise on Northeast 30th Terrace, reported NBC Miami .

Arts&Culture Kevin Conroy Confirms There Won't Be Another Batman Arkham Game
Author: 0 Kevin Conroy Confirms There Won't Be Another Batman Arkham Game

What's Warner Bros. Interactive doing with the series? During a panel at Wizard World Nashville over the weekend, Conroy told a fan "I can't believe that they're not going to do another one, but they're not". Conroy voiced Batman for every Arkham game, except for Arkham Origins . Isn't that incredible? They made literally billions of dollars on those games, but no, there's no plan to do another one.

Arts&Culture Family Services reportedly concerned about Rob Kardashian and Blac Chyna's daughter
Author: 0 Family Services reportedly concerned about Rob Kardashian and Blac Chyna's daughter

Whatever is transpiring hopefully, this doesn't bring undue stress to little Dream. The sisters don't have any say in the agreement, however, and Rob feels Chyna is a fine parent, it was claimed. After spending time with Nicki Minaj over the summer to film scenes for Yo Gotti's " Rake It Up " music video, Chyna has been meeting with record label executives in an attempt to kick off her music career .

Arts&Culture Gigi Hadid loses a shoe on New York Fashion Week ramp
Author: 0 Gigi Hadid loses a shoe on New York Fashion Week ramp

The model strutted down the runway wearing a sequin dress and feather-lined coat, and upon closer look, only one shoe. Big name models showing off upcoming collections include Kendall Jenner, Gigi Hadid , Bella Hadid , Teyana Taylor, Ashley Graham, Stella Maxwell, Adriana Lima, Sofia Richie and Cindy Crawford's daughter Kaia Gerber.

Arts&Culture Official Trailer Released for THE DISASTER ARTIST, Starring James Franco
Author: 0 Official Trailer Released for THE DISASTER ARTIST, Starring James Franco

He is particularly complimentary of James Franco's performance as Wiseau: "Franco achieves what could become his most iconic role - surpassing even "Spring Breakers" rapper Alien - as Tommy Wiseau , worldwide man of mystery". Franco's brother Dave Franco portrays co-star and friend Sestero. The Disaster Artist is set for a December 1 release. The ensemble also features Alison Brie , Zac Efron , Josh Hutcherson , Jacki Weaver , Ari Graynor , and Jason Mantzoukas .

Arts&Culture Armie Hammer and Amber Tamblyn's Savage Response to James Woods Dig
Author: 0 Armie Hammer and Amber Tamblyn's Savage Response to James Woods Dig

Woods criticized the movie in a tweet Sunday, writing , "As they quietly chip away the last barriers of decency. " Even better " he said", she tweeted. A new Hollywood feud is brewing between James Woods and Armie Hammer after The Lone Ranger star poked fun at the veteran's criticism of his new gay romance film.

Arts&Culture Kangana Ranaut promoting Simran movie with AIB's item 'Bollywood Diva Song'
Author: 0 Kangana Ranaut promoting Simran movie with AIB's item 'Bollywood Diva Song'

It all starts off when Kangana, who plays the female lead (the director only understands when she tells him that she's the "love interest") tells the director that her lines that only talk about her boyfriend make no sense - she's after all a physicist in the film! This will definitely go down as one of the ugliest spats of Bollywood ever.

Arts&Culture Tony Allen finalizing 1-year deal with Pelicans
Author: 0 Tony Allen finalizing 1-year deal with Pelicans

Allen averaged 9.1 points and 5.5 rebounds last season in 71 games, including 66 starts. In a move to beef up their defense and toughness, the #New Orleans Pelicans are set to sign defensive specialist #Tony Allen to a one-year deal.

Arts&Culture Rohingya Muslims have fled to Bangladesh
Author: 0 Rohingya Muslims have fled to Bangladesh

Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, UN high commissioner for human rights, said the military's "brutal" security campaign was in clear violation of global law, and cited what he called refugees' consistent accounts of widespread killings, rape and other atrocities.

Arts&Culture Atlanta has first-ever tropical storm warning as states brace for Irma
Author: 0 Atlanta has first-ever tropical storm warning as states brace for Irma

Joseph Ossman, who had been with the Florida Department of Corrections for 21 years, both died in an early morning head-on crash. "We are already responding to Hurricane Irma with the largest pre-storm restoration workforce ever assembled, not just in our company's history, but in USA history", Florida Power & Light President and CEO Eric Silagy said in a prepared statement.

Arts&Culture Bob Dylan to play Xcel Energy Center on October 25
Author: 0 Bob Dylan to play Xcel Energy Center on October 25

The concert will feature Mavis Staples and is set to begin at 7:30 p.m. The performance enthralled the capacity crowd that, if anything, treated the performance with too much reverence (only a few patrons bothered to try to dance or clap along to the tunes).

Arts&Culture Man arrested after British actress found allegedly murdered at music festival
Author: 0 Man arrested after British actress found allegedly murdered at music festival

They were girlfriend and boyfriend'. She had such energy. The tributes to her have been incredible, ' he added. A man has now been arrested on suspicion of her murder. Mr Michie now stars in Holby City . Festival founder Rob da Bank tweeted a link to the statement posted on the festival's Facebook page. Bestival is a four-day summer music festival that has been held annually in the south of England since 2004.

Arts&Culture Daniel Dae Kim Takes Ed Skrein's Role For Hellboy
Author: 0 Daniel Dae Kim Takes Ed Skrein's Role For Hellboy

The character is Japanese-American in the Hellboy comics by creator Mike Mignola . Skrein stepping down generated a lot of praise and became an example for how white actors can use their privilege to address whitewashing in the industry.

Author: 0 North Korea threatens United States 'suffering' if harsh sanctions are imposed

According to North Korea, the USA "is trying to use Pyongyang's legitimate self-defensive measures as an excuse to strangle and completely suffocate it". Textiles were North Korea's second-biggest export after coal and other minerals in 2016, totalling $US752 million, according to data from the Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency.

Arts&Culture Irma closes major highways in Florida
Author: 0 Irma closes major highways in Florida

So far, 600,000 in South Florida are without power . Georgia Tech and Miami , meanwhile, will play on October 14. "The public should be aware that Hurricane Irma has not made landfall and has the potential to be extremely unpredictable ", the announcement said.

Arts&Culture Florida nuclear plants to shut ahead of Hurricane Irma
Author: 0 Florida nuclear plants to shut ahead of Hurricane Irma

Turkey Point was expected to close on Friday evening and St. Lucie is to shut about 12 hours later, depending on the storm's path. Florida Power and Light claimed that their power plants, which are both located on the coast, will withstand the storm.

Arts&Culture Kid Rock Rips Into Critics Accusing Him Of Racism
Author: 0 Kid Rock Rips Into Critics Accusing Him Of Racism

Rock writes. "My track record in Detroit and MI speaks for itself, and I would dare anyone talking trash to put theirs up against mine". If Kid Rock does toss his hat in the Michigan Senate , it will once again be a campaign unlike any previously seen in American politics.

Arts&Culture Troy Gentry's funeral will be at Grand Ole Opry house
Author: 0 Troy Gentry's funeral will be at Grand Ole Opry house

Martell Foundation, an organization that Gentry regularly contributed to, or the American Red Cross for hurricane relief. Gentry's widow, Angie McClure Gentry, is a breast cancer survivor . Authorities say the pilot of a helicopter carrying country music performer Troy Gentry reported the aircraft was experiencing mechanical problems shortly before it crashed in New Jersey, killing the two men.

Arts&Culture Melissa McCarthy Won an Emmy for Her Sean Spicer Impression
Author: 0 Melissa McCarthy Won an Emmy for Her Sean Spicer Impression

Chappelle and McCarthy were announced as best guest actor and actress on a comedy series at Sunday's creative arts awards, the precursor to the main Emmy Awards ceremony next weekend. McCarthy called herself Spicey while playing the character, a nickname that was said to follow Spicer around. NBC's Saturday Night Live went into television's Emmy awards this year with 22 nominations, reflecting the renewed popularity of the satirical sketch show and its most-watched season in 23 years.

Arts&Culture Is the 1-2 punch of Harvey and Irma due to nature
Author: 0 Is the 1-2 punch of Harvey and Irma due to nature

FEMA ) is about to run out of money . "When Americans are in need, Americans pull together - and we are one country". "Unfortunately, the current disaster relief package Congress is considering for Hurricane Harvey doesn't account for the additional costs FEMA will likely incur as a result of Hurricane Irma ".

Arts&Culture International Concern Grows Over Rohingya Exodus From Myanmar
Author: 0 International Concern Grows Over Rohingya Exodus From Myanmar

A Nobel Peace Prize recipient who defied Myanmar's military dictatorship is now presiding over what United Nations officials call "a textbook case of ethnic cleansing" against a religious and ethnic minority. "She was the person who got the Nobel Peace Prize for standing up for the rights of humans", Mr Mohideen said. She has described the situation in Rhine state as "one of the biggest challenges that we've had to face" but said it "a little unreasonable to expect us to resolve everything ...

Arts&Culture Patty Jenkins is officially directing Wonder Woman 2
Author: 0 Patty Jenkins is officially directing Wonder Woman 2

Exactly a week before, Gadot also tweeted another blooper reel showing her laughing during even more scenes of the film, including while on the boat ride leaving Themyscira and during the final fight scene against Ares (David Thewlis). Between a 92 percent rating on Rotten Tomatoes, a 7.8 user score on Metacritic, and a total box office haul of more than $ 800 million , it was undeniably one of the smash hits of last summer, and it turned Gadot into something of a household name.

Arts&Culture Inside Prince Harry's grand plan to make Meghan Markle his Princess
Author: 0 Inside Prince Harry's grand plan to make Meghan Markle his Princess

It is with the aim to prepare the actress for her royal future. The actress of Suits is coached by Prince Harry and the palace to be ready to take on the role of princess. It's not the first time that Priyanka has defended Meghan when asked about her private life. Obviously disappointed that the article focused so heavily on 36-year-old Markle's highly-publicized romance with Prince Harry , the Baywatch star told ET: 'It would have been nice to write about her, not just her ...

Arts&Culture Jim Carrey freaks out the squares on the red carpet
Author: 0 Jim Carrey freaks out the squares on the red carpet

As RadarOnline.com has learned, the 55-year-old actor went on a wacky tirade on the Harper's Bazaar's ICONS red carpet after Sadler commented on how he is rarely seen at glamorous Hollywood bashes. "I don't believe in icons. I don't believe in personalities, I don't believe that you exist, but there is a wonderful fragrance in the air". "I believe that peace lies beyond personalities, beyond invention and disguise, beyond the red "S" you wear on your chest, that makes bullets bounce off," ...

Arts&Culture Priyanka Chopra, Questioned For Jordan Visit, Shuts Up Critic
Author: 0 Priyanka Chopra, Questioned For Jordan Visit, Shuts Up Critic

Actress Priyanka Chopra has always been on the news for a month or more, starting from her meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Germany, she is often criticized for the various deeds, misunderstood most of the time. As we go about our daily privileged lives, it's hard to imagine that everything can be taken from you in an moment. Priyanka Chopra shared an adorable picture with a heartfelt incident.

Arts&Culture Jai Lava Kusa Trailer Released: Jr NTR in triple role
Author: 0 Jai Lava Kusa Trailer Released: Jr NTR in triple role

The trio have different lifestyles and ambitions until their paths cross. The trailer introduces us to all his characters. The trailer does not give away much about the storyline, but indicates that all three characters will clash at some stage of the film.

Arts&Culture HBO Tops 2017 Creative Arts Emmys
Author: 0 HBO Tops 2017 Creative Arts Emmys

The Emmy was the first for Chappelle, who had two previous nominations as a producer and one as a writer. The show won for the record-breaking season nine premiere, "Oh. In her acceptance speech at the Microsoft Theater, Bledel thanked her castmate Ann Dowd , who was nominated in the category for role as secretary of defense on the HBO drama "The Leftovers".

Author: 0 President Donald J. Trump approves major disaster declaration for Florida

Mr Trump said the U.S. was grieving for those who were killed by Irma even before she reached the United States mainland. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced Sunday that the funds have been made available to the state of Florida to supplement state, tribal, and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by Hurricane Irma from September 4, and on.

Arts&Culture Questions over helicopter pilot's hovering in crash that killed Troy Gentry
Author: 0 Questions over helicopter pilot's hovering in crash that killed Troy Gentry

The airport also houses a resort and was scheduled to host a concert by the country duo on Friday night. They notched five No. 1 singles on country radio. Three of their albums made it to platinum status and they toured consistently. Over the years, Montgomery Gentry have scored a series of No. 1 hits and was inducted into the Grand Ole Opry in 2009.

Arts&Culture PewDiePie: YouTube megastar's N-word outburst sparks developer backlash
Author: 0 PewDiePie: YouTube megastar's N-word outburst sparks developer backlash

After uttering the racial term, he said: 'I don't mean that in a bad way'. It's not clear if the latest incident will have such a profound impact on the highest-paid YouTube star, but it's certainly causing a lot of debate. Don't underestimate the impact of this move - Vanaman has highlighted the uncomfortable truth that not only are all game streamers completely beholden to games companies - but also those games companies can and will have their videos removed at will.

Author: 0 Russian and Japanese leaders 'decisively condemn' North Korean tests

Haley told the council, which was meeting to undertake new measures against the DPRK after its successful hydrogen bomb test Sunday. Asked whether he was considering a military response to North Korea, Trump said: "Certainly, that's not our first choice, but we will see what happens".

Arts&Culture 'Do NOT shoot' at Irma, Florida sheriff warns after online prank
Author: 0 'Do NOT shoot' at Irma, Florida sheriff warns after online prank

And while it might have been an attempt at humour, the Pasco Sheriff Twitter page became aware of it, and did feel it necessary to warn people to NOT shoot weapons at Irma. He noted that it was a little out of control. "Carry on", he wrote in a Facebook post Sunday. "You won't make it turn around & it will have very risky side effects", the sheriff's office tweeted.

Arts&Culture Man United held by Stoke, perfect EPL start ends
Author: 0 Man United held by Stoke, perfect EPL start ends

His initial effort was saved by Butland, but Lukaku's second bite of the cherry saw United score a deserved second goal . Herrera said Manchester United will have to match Stoke City's attitude if they have to continue with their ideal winning record this season.

Arts&Culture Lady Gaga says she's taking a 'rest' from music
Author: 0 Lady Gaga says she's taking a 'rest' from music

But in her new documentary, the singer finally reveals the reason her and Kinney split, and it's heartbreaking. Lady Gaga knows how to dress for any given occasion, but the premiere of her documentary, Gaga: Five Foot Two , required something extra special - and that's where the fashion sense of her little sister came in.

Arts&Culture New Teaser Out of Fifty Shades Freed With Gun and Romance
Author: 0 New Teaser Out of Fifty Shades Freed With Gun and Romance

It's just as steamy and thrilling as the two movies that have come before it. The brief teaser shows that Anastasia Steele and Christian Grey have now reached the point in their relationship where they're getting married. Regardless, both Fifty Shades of Grey and Fifty Shades Darker have been extremely popular in print and on screen; the first film is not only one of the highest grossing R-rated movies ever, but also one of the biggest films made by a female director.