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Arts&Culture Vegas shooter booked room facing Lollapalooza in Chicago
Author: 0 Vegas shooter booked room facing Lollapalooza in Chicago

LAS VEGAS-In the days and months before he mowed down concertgoers from his high-rise hotel suite, gunman Stephen Paddock booked rooms overlooking two other music festivals in Las Vegas and Chicago, authorities said . One side of the hotel faces Grant Park, an expansive space where the Lollapalooza festival was held. Where other mass killers have left behind a trail of plain-sight clues that help investigators quickly understand what drove them to violence, Paddock led a low-key, private ...

Arts&Culture Gambit Movie Taps Pirates of the Caribbean and The Ring Director Verbinski
Author: 0 Gambit Movie Taps Pirates of the Caribbean and The Ring Director Verbinski

Which is of course what was also said previously, but that was before first Rupert Wyatt and then Doug Liman chose to vacate the director's chair. After starting his feature film career with a pair of ho-hum efforts in Mousehunt and The Mexican, Verbinski broke out huge with his English-language adaptation of Japanese horror The Ring .

Author: 0 NRA calls for more regulation after Vegas shooting

Still, he added the shooting in Las Vegas "prompts a congressional review of bump stocks and similar devices". The Resurgent went up with the headline , "Guess who approved the "bump stock"?" Ryan's comments come as one senior House GOP member told CNN enough House Republicans are likely to agree to a push for legislation that would ban bump stocks that something could pass in the GOP-controlled House.

Arts&Culture Drunk man tells police he time traveled to warn of alien invasion
Author: 0 Drunk man tells police he time traveled to warn of alien invasion

Police responded to a call about a man claiming to be from the future at about 10:30 p.m. and found Bryant Johnson, a man in his late 20's. He added that he used a "giant pad" to transport him through time. Instead, he insisted on meeting with "the president" of the town, the police said. A patrolman noted that Johnson (seen above) smelled of booze, had watery, bloodshot eyes, and slightly slurred speech.

Arts&Culture Hina Khan gets hurt in 'Bigg Boss' house
Author: 0 Hina Khan gets hurt in 'Bigg Boss' house

The episode also had Jyoti Kumari and Sapna Chaudhary getting into a insane argument and Bandgi Kalra and Zubair Khan falling short of killing each other. They discuss about Sshivani Durga's scary avatar from the previous night! However, fellow housemates make fun of Sshivani Durga and walk out of the bedroom by seeing Sshivani's unusual behaviour.

Arts&Culture Google could be launching a rival to the Amazon Echo Show
Author: 0 Google could be launching a rival to the Amazon Echo Show

Without touching a single button, ask Alexa to call anybody from your contact list - when you call, they will see your home phone number as the caller ID. If you've already got an Echo at home, and love using it, the Connect is an low-cost add-on - it works with all the available Echos past and present, so the original Echo, the first and second generation Echo Dots, the Echo Show, the Echo Spot , the second generation (smaller Echo) and the Echo Plus .

Arts&Culture Trump praises Las Vegas first responders, 'best of humanity'
Author: 0 Trump praises Las Vegas first responders, 'best of humanity'

Instead, as the nation learns all about bump stock gun attachments that can make a legal semi-automatic weapon mimic a machine gun, Democrats in Congress are putting their focus there. The local authorities in Las Vegas have said that the mass shooting of around 600 people, which killed 59, was premeditated and pre-planned. Cornyn said he had spoken with U.S.

Arts&Culture Wilder to defend heavyweight title against Stiverne Nov. 4
Author: 0 Wilder to defend heavyweight title against Stiverne Nov. 4

The WBC have ordered that their Heavyweight world champion Deontay Wilder to immediately face mandatory Challenger Bermane Stiverne. With the win, Wilder became the first American heavyweight champion in almost a decade and he has gone on to defend the title five times.

Arts&Culture Congress must look at gun device used in Vegas, Ryan says
Author: 0 Congress must look at gun device used in Vegas, Ryan says

Thus far Trump has been noncommittal. Bump stocks are a odd invention for an activity like shooting that focuses on steadiness and precision, because they rely on a constant, violent bouncing (or bumping) motion to allow a gun to fire as many as 400 rounds a minute.

Arts&Culture Las Vegas shooter planned to escape after shooting
Author: 0 Las Vegas shooter planned to escape after shooting

An FBI official said on Wednesday that no one had been taken into custody over Sunday night's shooting spree, but Sheriff Joseph Lombardo told the same news conference he found it hard to believe the arsenal of weapons, ammunition and explosives recovered by police could have been assembled by Paddock completely on his own.

Arts&Culture Is Baby #2 On the Way for John Legend and Chrissy Teigen?
Author: 0 Is Baby #2 On the Way for John Legend and Chrissy Teigen?

The couple has always been open about their fertility struggles and their journey to parenthood. For the last night of Paris Fashion Week, the couple stepped out in City of Light wearing looks that would make street style stars jealous. As Teigen previously explained during her wellness retreat in Bali , "This is for us to try to get in the zone of "let's travel, let's be away together, let's see our closest friends", and then we're going to have to do something super hard, which is the ...

Arts&Culture Las Vegas Shooter Scouted Sites in Boston and Chicago
Author: 0 Las Vegas Shooter Scouted Sites in Boston and Chicago

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker (R) also said he was aware of the reports, but echoed Boston Police, noting that "because it's an ongoing investigation, I'm not going to speak any more to it than that". The official told AP that no evidence has been found that Paddock ever actually travelled to Chicago that weekend. Lollapalooza was held from August 3 to 6 this year, and Paddock had booked the room from August 1 to 6 and August 3 to 6, according to the USA site.

Author: 0 'Game Of Thrones' Actor Says The Final 6 Episodes Are 'Monumental'

He was speaking in the wake of the announcement that veteran Thrones directors Miguel Sapochnik and David Nutter are returning for season 8. Showrunners David Benioff and D. But fans may have to wait until 2019 to discover what will happen between the pair when the final season airs. Plus HBO's other big splashy genre title Westworld is returning after almost two years sometime in 2018 - there's no premiere date yet - so it's a good bet HBO will put its spotlight on the badass bots ...

Author: 0 Las Vegas gunman cased Boston, Fenway Park

Former President Barack Obama's daughters attended the event. According to NBC, The city of Boston was a potential target for the Las Vegas shooter. "We don't know yet", he said. Fenway Park may have been a target of the shooter who killed 59 people in Las Vegas. "The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department along with the Federal Bureau of Investigation has been investigating the attack in Las Vegas and we are following the evidence in search of the facts", Shaw said.

Author: 0 Batman and Wonder Woman Are Perplexed in New 'Justice League' Image

Justice League also stars Amy Adams, J.K. Simmons, Ciaran Hinds, Robin Wright, Amber Heard, Kiersey Clemons, and Jesse Eisenberg, and will open in theaters on November 17, 2017. I guess we'll have to wait and see what happens in the actual movie, but for now, fans don't seem too thrilled at the possibility of a plot line being spoiled ahead of the movie's release.

Arts&Culture Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) Downgraded to
Author: 0 Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) Downgraded to "Hold" at Vetr Inc

It dived, as 29 investors sold Medidata Solutions Inc shares while 78 reduced holdings. Arthur M. Cohen & Associates LLC now owns 2,244 shares of the Internet television network's stock valued at $332,000 after purchasing an additional 38 shares in the last quarter.

Arts&Culture British Author Kazou Ishiguro Wins Nobel Prize in Literature
Author: 0 British Author Kazou Ishiguro Wins Nobel Prize in Literature

Born in Nagasaki, Japan in 1954, Ishiguro's family moved to England in 1960. He graduated from the University of Kent before studying creative writing at the University of East Anglia in Norwich. It is also Ishiguro's definition of a detective novel. "To me what really qualifies Murakami to be a Nobel Laureate is that he's reinvented how literature could be read by people everywhere in the world", said Professor Matthew Strecher, a Murakami scholar from Tokyo's Sophia University.

Author: 0 Las Vegas shooter also considered Boston and Chicago

Paddock booked one room at the Blackstone Hotel on August 1 and another on August 3. Paddock booked the rooms through a third party - Expedia. The Las Vegas Review-Journal reported that Paddock rented several rooms at The Ogden hotel overlooking the Life Is Beautiful festival in downtown Las Vegas a week earlier.

Arts&Culture Harvey Weinstein Lawyers Up in Advance of Damaging Upcoming Stories
Author: 0 Harvey Weinstein Lawyers Up in Advance of Damaging Upcoming Stories

Weinstein responded to the Times story with a statement: " I appreciate the way I've behaved with colleagues in the past has caused a lot of pain, and I sincerely apologize for it ". The other women's claims are similar to Judd's experience, reports the NYT . Neither the New Yorker nor the New York Times would comment about the upcoming reports.

Arts&Culture James Corden and Julia Roberts Recreate THAT Pretty Woman Scene!
Author: 0 James Corden and Julia Roberts Recreate THAT Pretty Woman Scene!

Using various wigs and different outfits, the pair took on the most famous parts of each of Julia's films, with James playing each of the smaller roles. Julia Roberts admits was a "little brat" when she was starting out her Hollywood career. Julia will next be seen on screen in comedy-drama Wonder , and she's also preparing to make her TV debut in a limited series for HBO, based on Maria Semple's novel, Today Will Be Different.

Arts&Culture Pop star P!nk coming to the KFC Yum! Center
Author: 0 Pop star P!nk coming to the KFC Yum! Center

Tickets to see her in March go on sale October 13 at 10 a.m. via Ticketmaster . Also on Thursday, Pink released on Twitter the first trailer for an upcoming Apple Music documentary that chronicles the development of Beautiful Trauma .

Arts&Culture Vegas killer booked two rooms overlooking Lollapalooza this summer
Author: 0 Vegas killer booked two rooms overlooking Lollapalooza this summer

Two months later, Paddock booked rooms in the Mandalay Bay Hotel in Las Vegas and, from the 32nd floor, fired hundreds of rounds at a crowd attending a country music festival. Chicago Police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi did not confirm the report, but tweeted that the department was aware of it and communicating with federal law enforcement partners.

Arts&Culture India U-17 footballers meet Sports Minister Rathore
Author: 0 India U-17 footballers meet Sports Minister Rathore

The matches will be played at six different spruced-up venues . As India start kicking the ball during the FIFA World Cup, the tempo has to be on how they temper confidence with the ball; when to hold and when to release the ball; and how to begin to dictate the pace, in whatever measure that may be.

Arts&Culture Kazuo Ishiguro Has Been Awarded The Nobel Prize In Literature
Author: 0 Kazuo Ishiguro Has Been Awarded The Nobel Prize In Literature

The Nobel Prize, announced by the Nobel Academy in accordance with the wishes of Swedish philanthropist Alfred Nobel, is worth around 832,000 million pounds and is awarded to the "person who shall have produced in the field of literature the most outstanding work in an ideal direction".

Arts&Culture Trump Visits Las Vegas
Author: 0 Trump Visits Las Vegas

During the event's opening moments, she choked up and almost cried while talking about the shooting in Las Vegas that left at least 58 dead and over 500 people injured at a country music festival. White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Trump was "briefed on the horrific tragedy in Las Vegas". In June, Scalise was injured when shooter James Hodgkinson opened fire during the Republican team's baseball practice for the annual Congressional Baseball Game.

Arts&Culture Google Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL launched: Specs, Indian pricing and more
Author: 0 Google Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL launched: Specs, Indian pricing and more

Going by the aesthetics, the Pixel 2 XL is going to be a hard sell against the high-end Galaxy line-up. The Pixel 2 sports a 5inch AMOLED display while the 2 XL will use a 6inch P-OLED display. Instead, Google also announced its own wireless headphones called Pixel Buds , which are essentially its version of AirPods. Wireless headphones meant to be used with the Pixel 2 smartphone, the $159 device is apparently capable of translating languages in real-time, Engadget reports.

Arts&Culture Universal Delays Fast and Furious 9 to 2020
Author: 0 Universal Delays Fast and Furious 9 to 2020

As with with most recent F&F films, some serious suspension of disbelief will be needed with that one. However, it is unclear if Johnson is returning for the ninth film, after reports emerged that his character would be getting a spinoff series of his own, with Jason Statham as co-star.

Arts&Culture Aamir Khan to release Secret Superstar in Turkey — Poster Out
Author: 0 Aamir Khan to release Secret Superstar in Turkey — Poster Out

The show will reportedly be aired on Zee TV. Aamir Khan and Virat Kohli will be seen chatting on a special show to be telecast around Diwali. Virat said he loves Anushka's honest approach and her caring nature, adding: "I don't hate but one thing I dislike, she's always 5-7 mins late." LOL.

Arts&Culture Lionel Richie appalled his 19yo daughter dating Scott Disick, 34
Author: 0 Lionel Richie appalled his 19yo daughter dating Scott Disick, 34

I keep trying to tell my kids the same thing: 'I own Chicago. Lionel Richie donned the classic protective-father hat when he was asked by US Weekly about his daughter's relationship. "Lionel is especially anxious for his young daughter", a source close to Sofia told the celebrity gossip website. If you've ever wondered what a 34-year-old man would have to talk about with his 19-year-old girlfriend, you can ask former Kardashian beau Scott Disick .

Arts&Culture Kim Kardashian in Pink Bikini in Brand New KUWTK Teaser
Author: 0 Kim Kardashian in Pink Bikini in Brand New KUWTK Teaser

Kim's assistant Stephanie Shepherd shows the reality star the bikini shots on her phone, causing Kim to descend into a panic. 'I don't get it, like I literally don't look like this'. 247PAPS.TV/Splash NewsWith how unbelievable Kim Kardashian West looks all the time, it's pretty hard to believe that she could ever feel insecure about a photo.

Arts&Culture Blade Runner 2049 On Track For $100 Million Global Debut
Author: 0 Blade Runner 2049 On Track For $100 Million Global Debut

When we first meet the film's L.A.P.D. hero, called K ( Ryan Gosling ), he is on the job, a routine assignment that might be considered an assassination if the target of his lethal mission were human, or his cause unethical. Villeneuve (working from a screenplay by original Blade Runner writer Hampton Fancher and small screen/cinematic sci-fi stud Michael Green ) tackles those issues in a stylishly - sometimes subdued, sometimes not - way.

Arts&Culture Terrifying! Man Barely Survives Fight With This 23 Foot-Long Python
Author: 0 Terrifying! Man Barely Survives Fight With This 23 Foot-Long Python

Nababan was tasked with immobilizing the snake's head. "When Robert tried to cover the snake's head with a sack, the snake retaliated", Sutarja told Jakarta news website Coconuts. Nababan was then rushed to a hospital in a neighbouring town for treatment. He suffered a severed tendon in his left arm. The python bit him, seriously injuring his left arm and hand.

Arts&Culture Watch As A Delighted Larry David & Bernie Sanders Find Out They're Cousins
Author: 0 Watch As A Delighted Larry David & Bernie Sanders Find Out They're Cousins

A new episode of PBS's Finding Your Roots featured David - the co-creator of Seinfeld and creator/star of #CurbYourEnthusiasm , which returned to HBO last week - talking about his family tree. "What the hell!" he exclaims upon seeing that he is related to Sanders. It's fairly common to bring politicians and the comedians who parody them on Saturday Night Live together for laughs.

Arts&Culture Celine Dion donates Las Vegas concert proceeds to shooting victims
Author: 0 Celine Dion donates Las Vegas concert proceeds to shooting victims

The Grammy Award-winner announced that all proceeds from the show would be donated to the families of those affected by the shooting. She said, "For you, it's, 'Do we still go to Celine's show on Tuesday only two days after the nightmare?' For me, it's, 'Can I still do my show?" "Keeping the victims of last night's tragedy in Las Vegas in my prayers".

Arts&Culture Prince Harry And Meghan Markle Are As Good As Engaged
Author: 0 Prince Harry And Meghan Markle Are As Good As Engaged

The pal also thinks that Harry and Meghan will reveal the engagement [VIDEO ] and wedding news after she is done with " Suits ". In fact, just recently another source said that the pair is "as good as engaged". 'Doria sees Harry as one of the family and he sees her like family too. According to report, Doria attending the game was something Meghan and Harry had discussed in previous months.

Arts&Culture Watch the final two songs Tom Petty ever played live
Author: 0 Watch the final two songs Tom Petty ever played live

Musician Tom Petty performs onstage during a Haitian relief benefit at Montage Hotel in Beverly Hills on January 9, 2016. Petty died on October 2, 2017 after experiencing cardiac arrest at his Malibu home . Then we'd stop. I think that would be the end of it, if someone couldn't do it". Billboard projects that several Petty tracks will also return to the various rock songs charts, including " American Girl ", " Free Fallin' ", "I Won't Back Down", "Mary Jane's Last Dance" and "You Don't ...

Arts&Culture Brexit talks still stuck on question of United Kingdom exit bill
Author: 0 Brexit talks still stuck on question of United Kingdom exit bill

The EU's chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier said the key issues of the Irish border, divorce settlement and EU citizens must be agreed before trade could be discussed with the UK. Any withdrawal agreement at the end of the U.K. -EU negotiations will need to win the approval of the European Parliament. Unless the British negotiating team arrives with a unified position, however, the results are very likely to be found as still insufficient for passage to a second phase of talks.

Arts&Culture Katy Perry Wore ALL the Sparkles Before 10 am
Author: 0 Katy Perry Wore ALL the Sparkles Before 10 am

In addition to talking about the forthcoming ABC reboot of the music competition series, Richie and his fellow judges weighed in on Sunday's mass shooting at a country music festival in Las Vegas that killed 58 people and injured over 500.

Arts&Culture Brooke Shields Remembers the Pathetic Pick-Up Line Trump Used on Her
Author: 0 Brooke Shields Remembers the Pathetic Pick-Up Line Trump Used on Her

Brooke then also confirmed it was right after Donald divorced his second wife, Marla Maples . Trump called Shields while she was filming a movie, she said, and allegedly said to the actress, "I really think we should date because you're America's sweetheart and I'm America's richest man and the people would love it".

Arts&Culture Mark Salling faces 4 to 7 years in prison for child porn
Author: 0 Mark Salling faces 4 to 7 years in prison for child porn

That's not all. Mark also has to give more than $50,000 for each victim who requests it. According to the agreement, the troubled star will register as a sex offender, undergo psychological treatment and a sex offender program, which could include checking into an impatient facility.