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Arts&Culture Kim Kardashian Says She's Phoned Her Lawyers for Cyntoia Brown
Author: 0 Kim Kardashian Says She's Phoned Her Lawyers for Cyntoia Brown

During her trial in 2004, the girl had testified that she was choked, beaten and raped frequently at her home and threatened at gunpoint. But prosecutors claimed that she in fact killed him to steal from him, since she left the scene with some of his guns, as well as his pants that included his wallet.

Arts&Culture Thomas Cook shares tumble as United Kingdom profits drop 40 percent
Author: 0 Thomas Cook shares tumble as United Kingdom profits drop 40 percent

The gross margin fell to 22.1% from 23.4% previous year. Its costs rose because of a spate of fraudulent illness claims and helping customers caught up in Hurricane Irma . The company said trading for the winter season was meeting expectations, with bookings up 5% thanks to steady demand for trips to the Canaries and a "strong recovery" in holidays to Egypt.

Arts&Culture The Likely Lads actor Rodney Bewes dies
Author: 0 The Likely Lads actor Rodney Bewes dies

Strangers On A Train, which first aired in 1973, sees the lads, Bob Ferris (Bewes) and Terry Collier (Bolam) reunited by chance, after five years, aboard a homeward-bound train. They paid tribute to him with this Twitter post. Howard Goodall, the composer of so many great comedy theme tunes, said: 'I know it's not quite Prince or Victoria Wood or Bowie passing on but my youth was so enriched by the hilarity, guile and dry Geordie wonderfulness of The Likely Lads that I'm sad to hear ...

Arts&Culture Nick Carter Accused of Raping Dream Singer in 2002
Author: 0 Nick Carter Accused of Raping Dream Singer in 2002

There, and in spite of the refusal of Melissa Schuman Nick Carter began abusing her. 'My label reps sat in on the call, anticipating a spark between the two of us. I said it over and over again. He jammed my phone with calls for weeks, leaving me messages demanding I speak with him. He has also described his relationship with his family as "toxic" and once came to blows with brother Aaron before the premiere of their reality show, House of Carters in 2006.

Arts&Culture Kendall Jenner becomes the world's highest-paid model
Author: 0 Kendall Jenner becomes the world's highest-paid model

This is for the first time since 2002 that Bündchen doesn't top the annual Forbes list. Kendall Jenner , on the other hand, made $22 million, making her the highest paid model of the year. Pictured: The " Keeping Up With the Kardashians " star walking the runway for Michael Kors Collection Spring 2018 Runway Show at Spring Studios in New York City on September 13, 2017.

Arts&Culture Google Deals Blow to Russian Propaganda Sites With 'Derank' Decision
Author: 0 Google Deals Blow to Russian Propaganda Sites With 'Derank' Decision

The agency's remarks come after Eric Schmidt , the executive chairman of Google's parent company, Alphabet, said that the company would de-rank the two Russian media outlets in its search results. "It's what we do", Schmidt added. That's not how we operate. "I am strongly not in favour of censorship". Google spokeswoman Andrea Faville said Schmidt was referring to ongoing efforts announced in April to demote search results that link to low quality, false and deliberately misleading ...

Arts&Culture Seth Meyers Slams Charlie Rose In Fiery Takedown
Author: 0 Seth Meyers Slams Charlie Rose In Fiery Takedown

An afternoon recap of the day's most important business news, delivered weekdays. The Late Show host joked that these allegations from The Charlie Rose Show made it the biggest scandal at PBS "since it was revealed that PBS is short for 'pubes'".

Arts&Culture AT&T-Time Warner merger 'not good for the country'
Author: 0 AT&T-Time Warner merger 'not good for the country'

German drugmaker Bayer's plan to buy Monsanto Co for $63.5 billion including debt could also be affected by the Justice Department's revived interest in vertical transactions. "The theories that are being espoused (in the complaint) are not out on the edge or untested theories". "It doesn't look like a stretch". The Department of Justice's move to block it was "foolish" because the deal posed no threat to consumers, the wireless carrier's trial lawyer, Dan Petrocelli, told CNBC on Tuesday.

Arts&Culture Serena Williams encourages her daughter to play sports in heartwarming Gatorade ad
Author: 0 Serena Williams encourages her daughter to play sports in heartwarming Gatorade ad

I won't mind if you choose to never pick up a racket. Williams, who married internet mogul Alexis Ohanian on Saturday, tells Alexis Olympia Jr that she didn't care if she didn't follow in her footsteps. After a New Orleans marching band played, the source says friends and family enjoyed a dinner by Creative Edge made up of different food stations all curated for a special reason: Italian (the couple first met in Rome), Southern-style (Williams' favorite), and Armenian (for Ohanian's ...

Arts&Culture Girl Scouts warns against forced hugs during the holidays
Author: 0 Girl Scouts warns against forced hugs during the holidays

However, Dr Janet Taylor, a NY psychiatrist, warned against "mass hysteria" and said it was important not to make children "afraid of who they should not be afraid of". "I mean, I definitely wouldn't want to hug my creepy uncle if they were forcing me to", she said. As a Girl Scout Parent and Troop Leader, Nicole Radoumis teaches her girls to be independent and courageous, but the latest suggestion from the organization has her questioning the role of Girls Scouts at home.

Arts&Culture Chrissy Teigen Flaunts Her Baby Bump After Announcing Second Pregnancy!
Author: 0 Chrissy Teigen Flaunts Her Baby Bump After Announcing Second Pregnancy!

They're like, 'When are you going to do it?" On Tuesday, Teigen posted an adorable video on Instagram confirming their news. "I look around every day and I don't know how people do it. Teigen hasn't shared any details yet as far as due date or gender, but we have no doubt she will clue us in as time goes on. "I've never had more respect for mothers, especially mothers with postpartum depression ", she said.

Arts&Culture Pixar co-founder John Lasseter takes leave of absence, citing 'missteps'
Author: 0 Pixar co-founder John Lasseter takes leave of absence, citing 'missteps'

But minutes later, The Hollywood Reporter published a separate story alleging that actress Rashida Jones , who co-wrote Toy Story 4 , is among women who received unwanted sexual advances from Lasseter. Since Lasseter took over, the studio's hits have included "Tangled", "Wreck-It Ralph" and " Moana ". In 2006, after Disney purchased Pixar, Lasseter was named the chief creative officer of both Pixar and Walt Disney Animation Studios.

Arts&Culture Now Kenneth Branagh Will Play Hercule Poirot in Death on the Nile
Author: 0 Now Kenneth Branagh Will Play Hercule Poirot in Death on the Nile

Michael Green , who adapted the screenplay for Orient Express , is penning the script, and while there is no deal now in place, five-time Oscar nominee Kenneth Branagh is expected to return as director and reprise his role as Poirot . The book has been previously adapted into a 1978 film , with Peter Ustinov as Poirot along with Bette Davis , Mia Farrow , Maggie Smith , among others.

Arts&Culture 'Trouble in Toyland': Advocacy Group Warns of Dangerous Toys
Author: 0 'Trouble in Toyland': Advocacy Group Warns of Dangerous Toys

The attorney general's guide details every safety recall for children's products in the past year, including toys, clothing and furniture. It is concerning that several of the items in PIRG's report are NOT toys ( hoverboards , dishes, balloons , etc.) The inclusion of these products in a supposed "toy" safety report undermines the toy industry's deep and ongoing commitment to ensuring that toys are safe.

Arts&Culture Brad Falchuk and Gwyneth Paltrow said to be engaged
Author: 0 Brad Falchuk and Gwyneth Paltrow said to be engaged

In March of 2014, Paltrow and Coldplay frontman Chris Martin infamously made a decision to " consciously uncouple ". "There wasn't a rush", a source said . They have two children together: Apple , 13, and Moses , 11. Falchuk , who is also the executive producer of American Horror Story , was previously married to Suzanne Falchuk and they share children, Isabella and Brody .

Arts&Culture Sacha Baron Cohen Will Pay All Your Mankini Fines
Author: 0 Sacha Baron Cohen Will Pay All Your Mankini Fines

On the basis that no idea is so ridiculous that it won't be taken up by someone, somewhere, since the lime-green thong appeared in 2006 it has acquired a life of its own. "I am grateful to " Borat " for helping attract tourists to Kazakhstan". Another poster wrote: "This is teasing, they should have been jailed". Baron Cohen played the fictional Borat who was a Kazakh TV presenter in the film and goes to the U.S.

Arts&Culture Eagles, Jimmy Buffett to team up for Coors Field concert in June
Author: 0 Eagles, Jimmy Buffett to team up for Coors Field concert in June

Tickets are $69.50-$500 and go on sale at 10 a.m. December 1. Vince Gill , who had filled in for Frey on the band's previous 2017 tour dates, will also join the band. Stapleton will play with the Eagles at their Arlington, Texas, date on June 23. American Express® Card Members will have the opportunity to purchase tickets before the general public beginning Tuesday, November 28 at 10 AM .

Arts&Culture Paige Finally Returned To WWE On Raw, And She Brought Backup
Author: 0 Paige Finally Returned To WWE On Raw, And She Brought Backup

The Former WWE Divas Champion started training at the WWE Performance Center in September in order to get cleared by doctors after undergoing neck surgery past year. In contrast, this was the first time on Raw for both Mandy Rose and Sonya Deville (formerly Daria Barenato), who both competed in the 2015 edition of Tough Enough before moving to WWE developmental and later NXT television.

Arts&Culture Read Brian Johnson's tribute to
Author: 0 Read Brian Johnson's tribute to "genius" Malcolm Young

He has left a legacy that I don't think many can match . Def Leppard frontman Joe Elliot called him "an incredible guitar player & the glue for that band onstage & off". Tributes have been pouring in for the musician, who leaves behind a legacy of tremendous musical success. Sun Star has described the band's career as "consistent", since they were able to create a very distinct and recognizable sound that other bands could only hope for throughout their entire career.

Arts&Culture Star Wars: The Last Jedi Trailer Recreated in LEGO
Author: 0 Star Wars: The Last Jedi Trailer Recreated in LEGO

That's not to say that Billy Dee Williams is no longer attached to the galaxy far, far away; thanks to Star Wars: Rebels, the 80-year-old actor voices Calrissian on the hit animated series, and even reprised that same role for Robot Chicken of all things, the stop-motion comedy dreamed up Seth Green and Matthew Senreich.

Author: 0 Kevin Hart & Eniko Parrish Welcome First Child Together

He has a son and daughter with ex-wife Torrei Hart and, according to Eniko, they've been just as anxious to meet their little brother. The couple announced on Mother's Day via Instagram that they were expecting their first child together.

Arts&Culture Sensex, Nifty gain on Reliance, pharma boost
Author: 0 Sensex, Nifty gain on Reliance, pharma boost

Among the 1,982 stocks being traded, 1,082 advanced, 586 declined and 314 remained unchanged. Indian equities ended higher on Tuesday. ICICI Bank , Cipla, State Bank of India ( SBI ), Dr. On the currency front, the rupee strengthened by 22 paise to 64.89 against the USA dollar from its previous close at 65.11. Indian shares opened modestly higher on Tuesday, tracking firm global markets as strong data from Germany and the USA stocked optimism about global growth.

Arts&Culture Jeffrey Tambor Quits 'Transparent' In Wake Of Harassment Allegations
Author: 0 Jeffrey Tambor Quits 'Transparent' In Wake Of Harassment Allegations

Amazon has yet to comment on the fate of Transparent and whether or not it is willing to let production continue with Tambor off the show. As we reported . "And because there is an investigation that we are amidst I am not able to say anything at all about it". Days later, Lysette said while on the set of Transparent , her co-star , Tambor , made a series of disturbing remarks and eventually sexual harassed her.

Arts&Culture Off-duty cop fires gun at suspected robbers while holding baby
Author: 0 Off-duty cop fires gun at suspected robbers while holding baby

According to reports, one of the suspects, Jefferson Alves, 24, a resident of Campo Limpo, pointed the gun at Sgt Souza , who identified himself as a police officer. The cop goes up behind one of the assailants and shoots him at point blank range. His wife screamed as she reached out for the baby while cowering below shelves.

Arts&Culture Lizzy Caplan in Talks to Join Gambit
Author: 0 Lizzy Caplan in Talks to Join Gambit

There are fresh signs of life in the X-Men spin-off Gambit , that for a long time has had Channing Tatum attached in the lead role. However, Bella Donna's brother Julien objected to the marriage and challenged Gambit to a duel. Caplan's arrival in the film may not quite be official yet, but it's nice to potentially add someone else to this film's roster than the incredibly patient Tatum.

Arts&Culture Paul Hollywood splits from wife Alexandra
Author: 0 Paul Hollywood splits from wife Alexandra

News of Paul's marriage woes comes just weeks after he laughed off photos of him appearing to kiss former GBBO victor Candice Brown after the Pride of Britain Awards in London. He has now announced they have split. "It is with sadness that we have made a decision to separate", the pair said in a joint statement yesterday.

Arts&Culture David Cassidy on life support with multiple organ failure
Author: 0 David Cassidy on life support with multiple organ failure

However, he is said to be alert and he is happy to be surrounded by family, according to People Magazine . It was previously reported that Cassidy's family, including son Beau Cassidy , ex-wife Sue Shifrin - whom he was married to from 1991 to 2016, and with whom he has Beau - and brother Patrick Cassidy had rushed to the Florida hospital to be by his side.

Arts&Culture Aussie singer Nick Cave: BDS pressure made me perform in Israel
Author: 0 Aussie singer Nick Cave: BDS pressure made me perform in Israel

Cave explained that, a few years ago, he understood that he wouldn't sign an " Artists for Palestine " petition, calling for artists to refrain from coming to Israel . Nick Cave has explained the reasons behind The Bad Seeds performing in Israel , despite pressure for them to cancel their scheduled gigs. And that just seemed to me cowardly, really.

Arts&Culture Jealous Much? Kim Kardashian Envious Pregnant Surrogate Is Stealing Her Spotlight!
Author: 0 Jealous Much? Kim Kardashian Envious Pregnant Surrogate Is Stealing Her Spotlight!

Perhaps husband Kanye West was serious about running for president in 2020?? "Just a heads up, we were talking and she was saying that she didn't know what she wanted to do in life", Kourtney told Kim about Shepherd. "Other stuff happened on top of that that left a bad taste in Kim's mouth", the source adds. I think it is so much harder to go through it this way, because you are not really in control.

Arts&Culture Moore accuser says she wasn't paid to tell story
Author: 0 Moore accuser says she wasn't paid to tell story

Moore's candidacy has left GOP officials in a bind, especially after GOP Gov. Kay Ivey said she will not postpone the election and will vote for Moore. "If the media were really concerned about all of these allegations, and if that's what this is truly about, and the Democrats, Al Franken would be on the ash heap of bygone half-funny comedians", she said.

Author: 0 Batman couldn't stop Harvey - Affleck sorry for breast groping

When it comes to Miramax, Affleck admitted it felt very bad to see the "extent" of Weinstein's crimes. Earlier in the interview, Colbert asked Affleck about Weinstein, as the now disgraced movie mogul's company Miramax distributed " Good Will Hunting ", which celebrates its 20th anniversary this year and earned Affleck and Matt Damon their first Oscar awards.

Arts&Culture Charlie Rose suspended by CBS, PBS after sexual harassment claims
Author: 0 Charlie Rose suspended by CBS, PBS after sexual harassment claims

Three of the women spoke on the record, revealing their identities, says the Post . The women who have come forward with these claims about Rose, 75, were all between the ages of 21 and 37 at the time of the alleged misconduct. "It is essential that these women know I hear them and that I deeply apologize for my inappropriate behavior", Rose said in a statement. I am greatly embarrassed.

Arts&Culture Jeffrey Tambor Resigns From 'Transparent' After Accusations Of Sexual Misconduct
Author: 0 Jeffrey Tambor Resigns From 'Transparent' After Accusations Of Sexual Misconduct

Tambor is one of the latest figures in entertainment or politics to be accused in recent weeks of sexual harassment or misconduct. "In an earlier, private Facebook post that subsequently went viral, Barnes claimed an unnamed employer told her 'I should be sleeping with him if I want a Hollywood industry appropriate pay.' In addition, she said her employer would pat her on the bottom, play pornography at loud volumes, and call her 'useless.' Amazon launched its investigation into ...

Arts&Culture Demi Lovato Attends American Music Awards with History-Making Danica Roem
Author: 0 Demi Lovato Attends American Music Awards with History-Making Danica Roem

Lovato, a former Disney star who said she was "just completely inspired" by Roem's story, attended the AMAs to sing "Sorry Not Sorry", a song directed to the people who severely bullied her in school. It comes as we head into Trans Awareness Week - as well as marking Transgender Day of Remembrance today - and Danica and Demi joined forces as part of GLAAD's Together movement .

Arts&Culture Harrison Ford Still Playing Hero ... Helps Woman Who Drove Off Highway
Author: 0 Harrison Ford Still Playing Hero ... Helps Woman Who Drove Off Highway

Eyewitnesses tell TMZ Ford was driving behind her when she lost control and crashed into an embankment off the freeway. Photo // Harrison Ford is back as Indiana Jones in "Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull". It was just a week ago that Ford played the traffic hero when he helped direct cars after his Mercedes Benz caused a pile-up in Manhattan's Midtown Tunnel in NY.

Arts&Culture Declan Donnelly reveals Ant McPartlin's replacement
Author: 0 Declan Donnelly reveals Ant McPartlin's replacement

And after the presenter headed to Australia, for the return of I'm A Celeb , fans have been questioning whether the Strictly Come Dancing make-up artist would join him in the Jungle. "Unbelievable, I was always gonna make... come on, I'm back my friend, come on!" Ant has suffered a hard 2017, after admitting in June he had been battling a two-year addiction to painkillers after a devastating knee injury and fertility issues.

Arts&Culture CBFC disappointed over screening of 'Padmavati' before certificate: Prasoon Joshi
Author: 0 CBFC disappointed over screening of 'Padmavati' before certificate: Prasoon Joshi

We always have and are committed to continue following the established procedure and convention. One Hindutva supporter had announced a reward of Rs 5 crore for anyone who would behead Deepika, who is the lead female protagonist. While the Supreme Court refused to interfere in the matter, top politicians finally broke silence over the controversy surrounding the movie which is based on the life of Rajput queen Padmavati who set herself on fire before she could be taken captive by Delhi ...

Arts&Culture Pink and Kelly Clarkson open the 2017 American Music Awards
Author: 0 Pink and Kelly Clarkson open the 2017 American Music Awards

The two women joined each other onstage, collaborating for the first time in a stirring rendition of R.E.M.'s hit. She said her biggest fear wasn't the height of the building, but being able to breathe enough so that she can sing. Seriously, check out their duet if you don't believe me; it's so damn good. Pink is expected to treat viewers to the title track of her new album, Beautiful Trauma , a performance that will involve an aerial performance by the singer.

Arts&Culture Taylor Swift makes surprise appearance at 2017 AMAs to honour Diana Ross
Author: 0 Taylor Swift makes surprise appearance at 2017 AMAs to honour Diana Ross

Former One Direction singer Niall Horan scooped new artist of the year, Bruno Mars won favourite artist and Coldplay won tour of the year at the Los Angeles Ceremony on Sunday night. I love you so very much, and I will hold onto this handsome honor. "This is all about love", she said, before her grandson adorably took hold of the mic, saying, "Grandma, I love you, and I'm so proud of you".

Arts&Culture Texas Border Patrol Agent Killed While on Patrol
Author: 0 Texas Border Patrol Agent Killed While on Patrol

Border Patrol records show that Big Bend accounted for about 1 percent of the more than 61,000 apprehensions its agents made along the Southwest border between October 2016 and May 2017. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) released a statement using Martinez's name to share his condolences. "We are also praying for the full recovery of his partner, who was also attacked", Cruz said in a statement .

Arts&Culture Another woman accuses Franken of groping
Author: 0 Another woman accuses Franken of groping

While attending the fair to support her father's small business, Menz says she posed with Franken, who allegedly grabbed her rear while her husband took a photo. A woman is accusing Sen. Kline, who retired from Congress this year, told CNN he did that "as a matter of practice, all the time". Lindsay and Jeremy Menz moved from Minnesota to Texas in 2014.