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Arts&Culture Dallas Sheriff Lupe Valdez, former San Antonian, announces run for governor
Author: 0 Dallas Sheriff Lupe Valdez, former San Antonian, announces run for governor

Valdez is one of only two female sheriffs in the state, and she is the only openly-gay female sheriff in Texas. Her office oversees the second largest county jail in Texas. Valdez faces an uphill battle in a state that hasn't elected a Democrat to statewide office in more than 20 years, against an incumbent, Gov. Greg Abbott , who trounced Wendy Davis with almost 60 percent of the vote in 2014.

Arts&Culture Margot Robbie refused to help her mother grapple a snake
Author: 0 Margot Robbie refused to help her mother grapple a snake

I, Tonya is due for release on December 8 . Margot stunned in a plunging, belted, Versace gown that sparkled in the camera lights with its metallic shine. "I was like, 'I've been working on my legs". He also shared a video for the D major version, set to footage of Harding's performance at the 1991 U.S.

Arts&Culture New Match Announced For WWE Clash Of Champions
Author: 0 New Match Announced For WWE Clash Of Champions

Backstage, McMahon declared to general manager Daniel Bryan that he would become the special referee in the Owens and Zayn's Tag Team Match and if the best friends lose, they will be fired from the WWE . -The Usos vs. New Day vs. Chad Gable and Shelton Benjamin vs. Rusev and Aiden English in a four-way for the Smackdown Tag Titles. They are then informed that Rusev & English have been added to the match.

Arts&Culture Female Democratic senators call on Al Franken to resign
Author: 0 Female Democratic senators call on Al Franken to resign

Al Franken of trying to forcibly kiss her against her will, according to Politico . "Enough is enough. The women who have come forward are fearless and I believe them". Franken, she said, pulled her close when her husband offered to snap a cell phone photo of them, and "as my husband took the picture, he put his hand full-fledged on my rear", Menz said.

Arts&Culture Bill And Hillary Were Weinstein's 'Celebrity Shields'
Author: 0 Bill And Hillary Were Weinstein's 'Celebrity Shields'

Dunham said she told Kristina Schake, the campaign's deputy communications director. Dunham said she also notified Adrienne Elrod, a Clinton spokesperson who was in charge of collaborating with celebrity campaigners. Tina Brown , the veteran journalist and publisher, also said she warned Clinton's team during the 2008 presidential race, saying it was unwise for the candidate to associate with Weinstein.

Arts&Culture Disney close to $60B deal to buy Fox
Author: 0 Disney close to $60B deal to buy Fox

So, Fox will retain its national sports and news properties, the official deal will not include the RSN's. While the Yankees' YES Network is clearly the crown jewel of the Fox RSN empire (this past season, the Baby Bombers averaged a 3.6 household rating on their home network, which works out to just shy of 255,000 in-market viewers per game), the smaller channels also pack a wallop.

Arts&Culture Peshawar pays tribute to Shashi Kapoor
Author: 0 Peshawar pays tribute to Shashi Kapoor

The 79-year-old was the last surviving son of Prithviraj Kapoor, the pioneer of Indian theatre and Hindi cinema. However, later, the BBC apologized for its mistake. Radio 4's Saturday Live presenter Aasmah Mir wrote: "I'm really annoyed about the BBC Shashi Kapoor thing". But the error was criticised by some of the corporation's own stars on social media.

Arts&Culture John Travolta's 'Gotti' biopic pulled from schedule 10 days before release
Author: 0 John Travolta's 'Gotti' biopic pulled from schedule 10 days before release

The movie hasn't been canned entirely, with a May 2018 release now said to be more likely, instead of December 15. No reason has been given for the move thus far, but we shall keep you informed. The film stars Oscar-nominated actor John Travolta as John Gotti , the infamous leader of the Gambino crime family. " Gotti " is directed by " Entourage " star Kevin Connolly from a script by Lem Dobbs and Leo Rossi.

Arts&Culture Time Person of the Year is The Silence Breakers
Author: 0 Time Person of the Year is The Silence Breakers

The women and men who have broken their silence span all races, all income classes, all occupations and virtually all corners of the globe. The announcement was made Wednesday on NBC's "Today" show , where longtime host Matt Lauer was recently fired amid harassment allegations.

Author: 0 Former Trump aide nomination to be Singapore envoy stalled over Russian Federation concerns

Sergey Kislyak in the month before Trump took office. "I mean, that's at a minimum", Corker said. He added later, "If she did testify inappropriately, that's a big, big problem. Her written questions to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee did not acknowledge that conversation. "I am not aware of any of the issues or events described above", Ms.

Arts&Culture French singer Johnny Hallyday dead at 74
Author: 0 French singer Johnny Hallyday dead at 74

Hallyday's wife, Laeticia, 42, confirmed that he died at his home in Marnes-la-Coquette, west of Paris, on Wednesday, following hospital treatment. "Johnny Hallyday has left us". In the span of his career of 50 years, Hallyday recorded over 1000 songs and topped the French music charts more than 30 times, Variety reported . Hallyday's 2001 concert at the Eiffel Tower drew a crowd as large as 600,000.

Arts&Culture Fallen Kingdom Trailer in Viral Video
Author: 0 Fallen Kingdom Trailer in Viral Video

Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard return as Owen Grady and Claire Dearing, now tasked with saving Ingens most recent creations from becoming extinct once again. However, now that that's been done, and the dinosaurs have overrun said park , where do they go next in Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom? Little is known about the plot of the flick except that writer Colin Trevorrow hinted it will be a " parable for the treatment animals receive today".

Arts&Culture Terry Crews Sues Agent Adam Venit For Sexual Assault
Author: 0 Terry Crews Sues Agent Adam Venit For Sexual Assault

Weinstein's behavior was indicative of a systemic problem within the industry. In the suit, Crews recalls Venit's demeanour and calling out to Adam Sandler for assistance following being touched. "Hopefully, me coming forward with my story will deter a predator and encourage someone who feels hopeless". Terry Crews is not slowing down on his moves to take down Adam Venit for sexually assaulting him at a Hollywood function some time ago.

Arts&Culture Selena Gomez Made Her Instagram Private, and People Are Very Confused
Author: 0 Selena Gomez Made Her Instagram Private, and People Are Very Confused

It appears Selena had only just gotten around to reading the whole Billboard article, as on Friday she publicly thanked editors for featuring her on the front of their Women of the Year issue. Ouch. Well, regardless of how the " Wolves " singer feels about her ex-boyfriend, it's safe to assume that The Weeknd just needs a little more time to heal from their recent split.

Arts&Culture Ford suing John Cena after sale of 2017 GT
Author: 0 Ford suing John Cena after sale of 2017 GT

According to Ford, which has filed a lawsuit in Michigan, Cena only owned his GT for a couple of weeks before selling it for a rumoured big profit. Back when deliveries of the new Ford GT started, professional wrestler John Cena was pictured with an example of the supercar.

Arts&Culture According to New BFF Tiffany Haddish, Taylor Swift Bakes
Author: 0 According to New BFF Tiffany Haddish, Taylor Swift Bakes "Bomb" Cornbread

She explains how they got to chatting and she "informed" Barbara of Cardi B and how the rapper transformed her whole life to now being a "role model to children". As she recalled, Haddish accepted the invitation but requested that the musician by in charge of preparing the barbecue chicken, potato salad, and brisket, while she would be in charge of supplying partygoers with collard greens and home-grown greens.

Arts&Culture John Mayer Hospitalized for Emergency Appendectomy
Author: 0 John Mayer Hospitalized for Emergency Appendectomy

The band announced the news to their fans over Twitter , mentioning that the lead singer and guitarists health will likely result in some scheduling changes. Dead & Company's next performance is in Orlando, Florida, on Thursday, and they're also slated to play Sunrise, Florida, on Friday. No word yet on whether Mayer's condition will have an impact on that show.

Arts&Culture Kim Kardashian's Instagram post reignites Taylor Swift rivalry
Author: 0 Kim Kardashian's Instagram post reignites Taylor Swift rivalry

Is Kim Kardashian back to feuding with Taylor Swift? There's no love lost between Kim Kardashian and Taylor Swift - and the same goes for their fans. Yep, just like the Beyhive they decided the only way forwards was to flood Kim's comment section with the rat emoji. Why? Taylor Swift and Kimye's feud dates all the way back to the 2008 MTV VMAs where Kanye infamously interrupted Taylor's acceptance speech for Best Female Video.

Arts&Culture Billy Bush reaffirms Trump 'Access Hollywood' tape is real
Author: 0 Billy Bush reaffirms Trump 'Access Hollywood' tape is real

We've got powerful people being held accountable now, and sometimes there's anonymous sources. "Let's take down a powerful guy together.' No they don't", he continued. While Stern has been a friend of the 71-year-old for years, he has been vocal about this thoughts concerning the real estate mogul-turned-reality TV star pursuing politics.

Arts&Culture Threat of rain increases as cold front approaches
Author: 0 Threat of rain increases as cold front approaches

This evening the front will slide south through the area and tonight will be windy and cold. Friday will be mostly sunny with highs in the upper 40s. It's another mild day in store temperature-wise tomorrow with Tuesday morning starting in the mid 50s and afternoon highs in the lower 70s. Leftover moisture isn't overwhelming and the air is only marginally cold enough to even justify having this conversation.

Arts&Culture Danny Masterson Ousted from Netflix show, 'The Ranch' Actor Denies Rape Claims
Author: 0 Danny Masterson Ousted from Netflix show, 'The Ranch' Actor Denies Rape Claims

Danny Masterson has been written out of his Netflix show The Ranch , the streaming giant revealed. "I am obviously very disappointed in Netflix's decision to write my character off of The Ranch ", Masterson told TMZ . Netflix confirmed to The HuffPost that Global Kids Content Director Andy Yeatman made the comments, which they called "careless" and "uninformed".

Arts&Culture Messi's Statue In Buenos Aires Has Been Vandalized Again
Author: 0 Messi's Statue In Buenos Aires Has Been Vandalized Again

Marca have an article today which seems created to point out to the world just how much Lionel Messi is being paid on his new contract. This time around, perpetrators cut off the legs of the statue, located on the banks of the La Plata river, in the Buenos Aires port district of Puerto Madero on Sunday morning - leaving just the tops of his ankles.

Arts&Culture Matt Lauer won't be getting salary payout
Author: 0 Matt Lauer won't be getting salary payout

He confided in me about some of the struggles he was having in his married relationship". Dr. Berman who is also an author of several books on "sexual health and pleasure" said, she is a therapist and a sex and relationship educator who "has helped countless couples build stronger relationships, improve their sex lives, and achieve a heightened level of intimacy through her TV and radio shows, books, columns and website, along with her private practice based in Chicago".

Arts&Culture YouTube to counter extremist content with 10000 staff
Author: 0 YouTube to counter extremist content with 10000 staff

Google-owned video-sharing site YouTube will hire 10,000 people to keep a check on the negative content on the platform. Vidoes flagged by the software could lead to the uploader becoming ineligible for generating ad revenue. The official added that the company was also fighting against aggression in comments, as well as cooperating with a number of child safety groups, such as the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, in order to ensure fight against predatory behavior.

Arts&Culture 'House of Cards' Final Season Will Continue Without Kevin Spacey
Author: 0 'House of Cards' Final Season Will Continue Without Kevin Spacey

NETFLIX will produce the final season of hit show House of Cards in 2018 without disgraced actor Kevin Spacey . Now " House of Cards " will move ahead for the final season but there could still be more as a couple of spinoffs are currently in the works that may eventually get picked up at Netflix in the future.

Arts&Culture Auburn football will meet UCF in Peach Bowl
Author: 0 Auburn football will meet UCF in Peach Bowl

Game time is set for 11:30 a.m. leading into the College Football Playoff Semifinals. UCF will be making its first trip to the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl, while Auburn will make its sixth appearance. However, UCF athletics director Danny White said Frost and his entire staff will continue to coach the team through the bowl game. Auburn has two victories (vs.

Arts&Culture Jason Aldean & Wife Welcome Baby Boy
Author: 0 Jason Aldean & Wife Welcome Baby Boy

Jason Aldean is a dad again! On Friday, Jason Aldean was all about his child and hope for the future. But Aldean and Kerr aren't letting fear - or the dire state of gun laws in this country - keep them down. He was born on December 1, weighing in at nine pounds and five ounces, and both Jason and Brittany headed straight to their Instagram pages to share their happiness over their new arrival.

Arts&Culture Quentin Tarantino developing new Star Trek movie
Author: 0 Quentin Tarantino developing new Star Trek movie

This is according to Deadline , which cites sources saying he shared his idea with Star Trek reboot director JJ Abrams , and that the idea is to get writers together to listen to Tarantino's pitch and then start the process of making a film.

Arts&Culture Blake Lively on-set injury halts production on her latest movie
Author: 0 Blake Lively on-set injury halts production on her latest movie

Paramount acquired rights to "The Rhythm Section" in August , setting " The Handmaid's Tale " exec producer Reed Morano to direct from a script by Burnell. It follows a woman ( Blake ) that seeks to uncover the truth behind a plane crash that killed her family- a flight that she was meant to be on. " The Rhythm Section " is based on the first of Mark Burnell's " Stephanie Patrick " series of four British novels.

Arts&Culture This Isn't The First Time Meghan Markle's Been Married
Author: 0 This Isn't The First Time Meghan Markle's Been Married

Royal wedding cakes are usually on the more traditional side-sponge cakes and fruit cakes are the norm, with vanilla and chocolate cake being the most common flavour choices. If you were hoping for a reprise of Prince George and Princess Charlotte's appearance at Pippa Middleton's wedding earlier this year, you're in luck.

Arts&Culture 22-Year-Old Rapper Meets 81-Year-Old Words With Friends Opponent
Author: 0 22-Year-Old Rapper Meets 81-Year-Old Words With Friends Opponent

Sleyon won about 60 percent of the games he played against Guttman, but the biggest prize was his interaction with his opponent, a retiree living in Palm Beach, Florida. The pair played Words With Friends and Spencer clocked up 210 wins to Roz's 114. Sleyon told Washington, D.C. Spencer said he had never been to Florida and thanked Ms Butler for making the meeting a possibility.

Arts&Culture Pink Explains Why She's Raising Daughter Willow as Gender Neutral
Author: 0 Pink Explains Why She's Raising Daughter Willow as Gender Neutral

The " What About Us " hitmaker is keen to bring her kids up as gender neutral after her eldest child - six-year-old daughter Willow - expressed a desire to marry an African woman. "And we help other people to change so they can see more kinds of beauty'". We take the gravel and the shell and we make a pearl. When she catches Tatum dressing up in women's clothing, the pair rejoice and dance together, with her wearing a suit and tie.

Arts&Culture Star Wars Battlefront II Update Increases Credit Payouts
Author: 0 Star Wars Battlefront II Update Increases Credit Payouts

Immediate updates include the increase of end-of-round payouts, letting players take home more credits for a job well done. They are still improving on this area though so more changes could come in the future. Star Wars Battlefront II will also see a new wave of additional content beginning tomorrow, December 5, where " The Last Jedi " season will include new heroes, vehicles, and maps for players to explore in addition to new single-player missions and Faction Challenges.

Arts&Culture O'Reilly, Fox Face Breach of Contract Claims Over Outing of Accuser
Author: 0 O'Reilly, Fox Face Breach of Contract Claims Over Outing of Accuser

Bernstein complained in 2002 that she was mistreated by O'Reilly when she worked for the network, and ultimately reached a settlement agreement with the network. In another widely published statement he said, "the worst part of my job is being a target for those who would harm me and my employer, the Fox News Channel".

Arts&Culture Netflix Reveals Altered Carbon Teaser and Premiere Date
Author: 0 Netflix Reveals Altered Carbon Teaser and Premiere Date

Takeshi Kovacs ( Suicide Squad's Joel Kinnaman) is the lone surviving soldier in a group of elite interstellar warriors who were defeated in an uprising against the new world order. The pilot was shot by Emmy-winning director Miguel Sapochnik (who handled the "Battle of the Bastards" episode of " Game of Thrones "). It's a bit more complicated than that in the source material, which sees Takeshi's mind placed into the body of Elias Ryker, a white Bay City policeman, but the Nerds of ...

Arts&Culture Judge to keep Meek Mill in prison despite outcry
Author: 0 Judge to keep Meek Mill in prison despite outcry

The 30-year-old rapper, whose name is Robert Rihmeek Williams, plans to appeal the bail ruling and "wrongful" sentence at the heart of the controversy, his lawyer says. His defense team alleged Brinkley made the case personal and assumed an "essentially prosecutorial" role. Mill was first arrested in 2007 on charges that included carrying a firearm without a license and drug possession.

Arts&Culture 'House of Cards' final season will feature 8 Kevin Spacey-free episodes
Author: 0 'House of Cards' final season will feature 8 Kevin Spacey-free episodes

The sixth season of the USA political drama, which starred the 58-year-old as a fictional president, was originally expected to air in mid-2018. "We were really excited we could get to an agreement... Sources had previously told the publication that season 6 was "almost entirely written" before Anthony Rapp came forward - who alleged Spacey made a sexual advance towards him when he was 14-years-old - came forward.

Arts&Culture American Scuba Diver Killed in Tiger Shark Attack off Costa Rica
Author: 0 American Scuba Diver Killed in Tiger Shark Attack off Costa Rica

The tourist was identified by media outlets as Rohina Bhandari, a NY private equity director. The attack also badly injured the 26-year-old male Costa Rican diving guide leading the group that included the American woman. Financier Rohina Bhandari was killed in a shark attack in Costa Rica on 30 November. "She was such a wonderful person who loved life". Many expressed shock over her death.

Author: 0 Disney reopens talks to buy 21st Century Fox assets, say reports

The 21st Century Fox sales talks have resumed, with both the Walt Disney Company and Comcast Corps re-engaged in active discussions, according to The Wall Street Journal . Disney doesn't sell TV services directly to consumers in the USA chief executive officer Robert Iger has had success acquiring movie studios such as Pixar Animation and Lucasfilm and a Fox deal could give Disney a controlling stake in the Hulu video-streaming service.

Arts&Culture President Trump fully endorses Alabama GOP Senate candidate Roy Moore
Author: 0 President Trump fully endorses Alabama GOP Senate candidate Roy Moore

Highest Stock Market EVER! "The last thing we need in Alabama and the U.S. Senate is a Schumer/Pelosi puppet who is WEAK on Crime, WEAK on the Border, Bad for our Military and our great Vets, Bad for our 2nd Amendment, AND WANTS TO RAISES TAXES TO THE SKY", Trump tweeted , tying Jones to Democratic leaders Chuck Schumer and Nancy Pelosi.

Arts&Culture Taylor Swift Sets 'Reputation' Tour of Australia & New Zealand
Author: 0 Taylor Swift Sets 'Reputation' Tour of Australia & New Zealand

The 10-time Grammy Award victor will be making her first stop down under in Perth in October before conquering Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane. There is no concert scheduled for Adelaide, but with plenty of days between gigs and demand for tickets expected to sell out the initial run quickly, fans are hoping for extra dates to be added to the Australian leg.

Arts&Culture Veteran actor Shashi Kapoor passes away at 79
Author: 0 Veteran actor Shashi Kapoor passes away at 79

President Kovind took to Twitter saying, "Sorry to hear of the demise of Shashi Kapoor , well-known actor, with a repertoire of Indian and worldwide films". Apart from directing 1991 Amitabh Bachchan-starrer Ajooba, Shashi Kapoor also directed a Russian movie Vozvrashcheniye Bagdadskogo Vora in 1988. He took on the name "Shashiraj" for his roles in commercial films back in the 40s, instead of using his own name because there was another Shashi Kapoor , a child artist, who was best known ...

Arts&Culture Elton Johh devastated by death of mum: 'I am in shock'
Author: 0 Elton Johh devastated by death of mum: 'I am in shock'

At her 90th birthday she hired an Elton John tribute act to perform. The death comes just months after the pair buried an nine-year feud with the superstar saying he will miss her "so much". Ms Farebrother told the newspaper at the time that she had never met her grandsons Zachary and Elijah, who Sir Elton and his partner David Furnish fathered through IVF with an American surrogate mother.