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Arts&Culture 'Cat in the Hat' marks Dr. Seuss' birthday with Moreno Valley visit
Author: 0 'Cat in the Hat' marks Dr. Seuss' birthday with Moreno Valley visit

Austin Dave/The Signal KTLA 5 anchor Chris Schauble speaks to children at Fair Oaks Ranch Community School in celebration of Read Across America Day on March 2, 2018. Some of them read to students in more than one classroom, in some cases two or three rooms, to ensure all morning classes were covered. "I like mystery books because it keeps you motivated and reading", she said.

Arts&Culture Parkland shooting survivor's father admits email changes in CNN spat
Author: 0 Parkland shooting survivor's father admits email changes in CNN spat

Last week's CNN town hall on gun violence featured strong calls for action from survivors of the Parkland shooting, a combative NRA spokesperson, and a nervous Sen. Then the key sentence: " This is what Colton and I discussed on the phone that he submitted ". He later admitted that he omitted several words from the email, although he maintained it was not intentional.

Arts&Culture We're Getting A Line of New Sandman Comics This Year
Author: 0 We're Getting A Line of New Sandman Comics This Year

Gaiman will be overseeing the direction of the new series, but the new " Sandman Universe " will be written, illustrated and lettered by the new team of talented writers, artists and letterers. The Sandman series proved to be a breakthrough for comic book fans and readers as it proved that comic books and graphic novels have literary value.

Arts&Culture World's biggest plane Stratolaunch takes next test flight
Author: 0 World's biggest plane Stratolaunch takes next test flight

Two pilots and an engineer will sit in the right cockpit, while the left fuselage is used to carry data recorder systems. Rocket launches from this altitude would allow for satellites to more easily enter and then start circling the globe at low-Earth orbit, or LEO.

Arts&Culture Uma Thurman and Ethan Hawke's Daughter Maya Joins 'Stranger Things' Season 3
Author: 0 Uma Thurman and Ethan Hawke's Daughter Maya Joins 'Stranger Things' Season 3

But that's not the only casting news that Netflix dropped. Ferguson will be returning to her role as Erica Sinclair, main character Lucas' little sister. She looks like she'll be about the same age as Steve, Nancy, Jonathan and Billy. Other notable performances include when she played the lead in the BBC and Masterpiece's adaptation of Louisa May Alcott's classic Novel, Little Women .

Arts&Culture Today last chance to vote early for primaries
Author: 0 Today last chance to vote early for primaries

The seat is voted on in the Orleans and Orangeville area only, and current occupant Kermit Lamb has decided not to seek re-election. In Edgecombe County, school board candidates are all incumbents. Running for the Republican nomination there is Chief Deputy Prosecutor Holly Hudelson. The other key strength for Texas Republicans has been the state's rural areas.

Arts&Culture Former WWE Diva Tammy 'Sunny' Sytch Has Been Arrested Again
Author: 0 Former WWE Diva Tammy 'Sunny' Sytch Has Been Arrested Again

As of this update, she is in a Monmouth County, New Jersey jail with a $6,000 bond, according to the sheriff's office website. She will then have to appear in court once again. Following another arrest in January 2013 for another violation of a protective order, Sytch served 114 days in jail before being released in May 2013.

Arts&Culture Rick Ross Hospitalized Over Possible Pneumonia
Author: 0 Rick Ross Hospitalized Over Possible Pneumonia

He was also reportedly "breathing heavy and unresponsive". The Blast reports emergency crews rushed to his Florida mansion after a call came in at 3:34am, when friends in Ross' home attempted to wake him and found the Rather You Than Me artist "slobbing out the mouth ".

Arts&Culture Baaghi 2: 'Mundiyaan' might be the next 'Kaala Chasma'
Author: 0 Baaghi 2: 'Mundiyaan' might be the next 'Kaala Chasma'

Talking more about Tiger he is now working on his upcoming movie Baaghi 2 , which gained millions of views on YouTube and also garnered huge popularity on social media. After many revamp versions, a new addition is the Baaghi 2 track 'Mundiyan' which has been remixed by Sandeep Shirodkar and penned by Ginny Dhawan.

Arts&Culture DJ Khaled ensnares Beyoncé, JAY-Z & Future for new single, 'Top Off'
Author: 0 DJ Khaled ensnares Beyoncé, JAY-Z & Future for new single, 'Top Off'

He has been dropping albums consistently every year for quite some time. In addition to the release of the single, Khaled is naming his 11th studio album " Father of Asahd". While Future Hendrix handles the hook, relentlessly relaying how he took the top off the Maybach , Hip-Hop's numero uno couple handles the verses.

Arts&Culture Oprah says faith will help her make presidential decision
Author: 0 Oprah says faith will help her make presidential decision

Oprah Winfrey has said she is waiting for a "sign from God" to tell her to run in the 2020 United States presidential election. "I'm giving them out to basically anyone who comes to the house". "I'm thinking, that's so nice, like, (it's) probably flowers". I had a kid, I'm a single mum. "That's really nice Oprah remembered". The actress was stunned when she was notified that two delivery men would be coming to her house to deliver the elaborate gift.

Arts&Culture Ellen DeGeneres Surprised Jimmy Kimmel With a Touching Dedication to His Son
Author: 0 Ellen DeGeneres Surprised Jimmy Kimmel With a Touching Dedication to His Son

Earlier this month, it was DeGeneres who was shedding tears, when her wife, Portia de Rossi, surprised her by building the Ellen DeGeneres Campus of the Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund for her 60th birthday. Kimmel thanked the daytime host and said it meant a lot to him. "When anything (happens) - the latest, the ( Parkland, Fla.) school shooting - you get very emotional, and I love that about you", she told her guest.

Arts&Culture And the Oscar for the most tweeted-about film goes to…
Author: 0 And the Oscar for the most tweeted-about film goes to…

Guillermo del Toro's " The Shape of Water " is the most likely film to win against " Three Billboards " for best picture , and del Toro is more than promised best director . In Three Billboards , a bereaved mother puts up hoardings in an attempt to make her local sheriff devote more time to investigating her daughter's murder.

Arts&Culture Trump fires back at comedian Alec Baldwin
Author: 0 Trump fires back at comedian Alec Baldwin

Baldwin replied in a series of tweets , writing , "Agony though it may be, I'd like to hang in there for the impeachment hearings, the resignation speech, the farewell helicopter ride to Mara-A-Lago [sic]". "And that's another project I'm working on". Baldwin has struggled with his role, growing impatient with his parody connection to the president. But the performance is beloved by Hollywood, and Baldwin earned an Emmy Award in 2017 for his portrayal.

Arts&Culture Khloé Kardashian Catching Backlash for Flying While 8 Months Pregnant
Author: 0 Khloé Kardashian Catching Backlash for Flying While 8 Months Pregnant

Kardashian wrote that she had been waiting to get pregnant for years and wants to savor having a baby bump for as long as she can. Khloe admitted on the show she felt "gross" because of the pills. Why? Documenting Kendall's transformation from awkward teen to catwalk queen, she added: 'And I think people don't sympathize when people are body shamed for being too thin.

Arts&Culture Oscars: 10 Things to Know About Best Picture Nominee 'Lady Bird'
Author: 0 Oscars: 10 Things to Know About Best Picture Nominee 'Lady Bird'

The comic star of Frances Ha and Mistress America found the flawless avatar in Saoirse Ronan for her film's title rebel, in a story inspired by Gerwig's own Catholic-schoolgirl upbringing in Sacramento. Lady Bird and Marion argue. Greta Gerwig couldn't have planned a better introduction to the world of solo directing. 'And then she gets more and more aggressive and he still won't turn around.

Arts&Culture Meghan Markle joins Prince Harry and British royals for charity event
Author: 0 Meghan Markle joins Prince Harry and British royals for charity event

Opening the event, William, the Duke of Cambridge, welcomed Meghan to the royal fold and said that the foursome meant to work for long-term charitable goals. The former actress said she is excited to "hit the ground running" after the wedding. "We would not seek quick wins, but would strive to make a real and lasting difference".

Arts&Culture Selena Gomez wishes 'super cool' Justin Bieber happy birthday as they reunite
Author: 0 Selena Gomez wishes 'super cool' Justin Bieber happy birthday as they reunite

Bieber was spotted in Los Angeles on his birthday. Gomez , who has been quiet on the relationship, took to Instagram to post a tribute to her boyfriend - we assume we can now use this label again when referring to these two. A source told Us that Gomez and Bieber were "very sweet" with each other during the nuptials. In the past, it was always Selena pushing Justin to take care of himself, like by introducing him to Hillsong [Church].

Arts&Culture Susanna Reid faces BACKLASH over Kim Kardashian baby snap
Author: 0 Susanna Reid faces BACKLASH over Kim Kardashian baby snap

Kim Kardashian recently debuted a mane of perfectly pink hair, and the reality personality has been rocking the look as she spends time in Tokyo, Japan with sisters Kourtney and Khloé Kardashian. Before Kardashian shared this photo, Chicago was only briefly seen being held by her Aunt Kylie Jenner in her pregnancy video. Mind you, Kim is of Middle Eastern heritage with her father being of Armenian descent.

Arts&Culture Overwatch's New Hero Is Torbjörn's Daughter Brigitte, An Iron-Clad Support Hero
Author: 0 Overwatch's New Hero Is Torbjörn's Daughter Brigitte, An Iron-Clad Support Hero

Yep, it is! Torbjorn's daughter , Brigitte Lindholm , is the next hero coming to Overwatch . Her offense and her defense go hand in hand in multiple ways. That feline is an homage to " jetpack cat ", one of the game's original hero designs that never made it into the game. "An engineer with peerless armor-constructing abilities, Brigitte Lindholm is a valiant squire who fights on the front line to protect her allies.

Arts&Culture Ensa Cosby Passes Away At 44
Author: 0 Ensa Cosby Passes Away At 44

She was a strong supporter of her father and released a statement previous year insisting he was "innocent" of the sexual assault accusations levied against him by more than 60 women. Ensa is not the first child Cosby has lost. More than 50 women have accused " The Cosby Show " star of sexual abuse and harassment over more than four decades.

Arts&Culture Evacuation Warning Extended as Santa Barbara County Officials Monitor Storm Forecast
Author: 0 Evacuation Warning Extended as Santa Barbara County Officials Monitor Storm Forecast

A Red Cross evacuation center is open at Earl Warren Showgrounds, 3400 Calle Real, Santa Barbara. Large animals can also be held at the showground. Residents who live near and below mountains burned by the deadly wildfires that occurred a year ago are 'strongly recommended to relocate to safer locations for their own safety, ' the county said in an advisory issued Tuesday.

Arts&Culture Jennifer Lawrence Delivers in Smart, Cunning Red Sparrow
Author: 0 Jennifer Lawrence Delivers in Smart, Cunning Red Sparrow

What we have with this film, then, is something akin to La Femme Nikita Who Came in from the Cold. During her interview on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, Jennifer kicked off her high heels as she got comfortable on the couch, and brazenly declared "haters" were not welcome at screenings of her spy thriller Red Sparrow , which has received less-than-positive reviews from critics.

Arts&Culture Jimmy Kimmel Won't Address #MeToo Movement At Oscars
Author: 0 Jimmy Kimmel Won't Address #MeToo Movement At Oscars

Despite being the most glamorous night of the year, the Oscars can often feel predictable. Well, put the bubbly on ice, because after last year's show, we've learned to expect the unexpected. Titanic earned 14 nominations , tying the record for the most nominations alongside the films All About Eve (1950), Ben-Hur (1959) and Lord of the Rings: Return of the King (2003).

Arts&Culture Pakistan bans screening of Anushka Sharma starrer 'Pari'
Author: 0 Pakistan bans screening of Anushka Sharma starrer 'Pari'

The two screamers and the trailer of Pari showed a bruised and battered Anushka Sharma flit forms from being utterly calm and anxious to being furious and unleashing a possessed avatar that scared the wits out of everyone. Phillauri was a disaster over all but Pari might not meet the same fate. "It gives her a role of substance and she does full justice to it". Indian cricketer Virat Kohli and Bollywood stunner Anushka Sharma's fairytale wedding in Italy previous year made everyone ...

Arts&Culture Kelly Ripa makes dig at Ryan Seacrest amid abuse allegations
Author: 0 Kelly Ripa makes dig at Ryan Seacrest amid abuse allegations

And I'm speaking on behalf of all of us here. The audience burst into applause. She continues, "I have known you for 6 years and every day you impress me with your kindness". "I have worked extremely hard to achieve my success and I don't take my opportunities for granted", said Seacrest in his statement . On Tuesday Seacrest reiterated his earlier denials of Hardy's allegations, said he supported the Me Too movement to call out workplace misconduct and insisted he had been ...

Arts&Culture Jennifer Lawrence auditioned for Twilight
Author: 0 Jennifer Lawrence auditioned for Twilight

The Oscar victor was still trying to break into Hollywood when she auditioned for the big gig, but the director cast actress Mia Wasikowska as Lewis Carroll's fantasy character in the 2010 adaptation, and Lawrence was heartbroken. "Woah!'", although she denies that she was "jealous" at all about not landing the part. Following on from relationships with actor Nicholas Hoult and Coldplay frontman Chris Martin, Lawrence revealed she's attracted to "good people" but when it comes to ...

Arts&Culture Will Smith films movie in Georgia, can't handle the bugs
Author: 0 Will Smith films movie in Georgia, can't handle the bugs

But not all of Georgia that is bad to Smith. Production is now under way in Georgia , where Smith is not happy about the bug situation despite the big smile on his face, as seen below. Smith plays the dual roles of Henry, an aging assassin, and his younger clone who is sent to kill him. The film is being directed by Academy Award winning director Ang Lee , who had earlier helmed Life Of Pi .

Arts&Culture Kristen Wiig in Talks to Play Cheetah in Wonder Woman 2
Author: 0 Kristen Wiig in Talks to Play Cheetah in Wonder Woman 2

Connie Nielsen however, who plays Wonder Woman's mother , could well return. And director Patty Jenkins previously admitted to being shocked by how well received her movie was. She has appeared in four incarnations over the past 75 years - Priscilla Rich, Deborah Domaine, Barbara Ann Minerva and Sebastian Ballesteros. In the comics , Cheetah (A.K.A.

Arts&Culture A Wrinkle In Time Red Carpet Premiere
Author: 0 A Wrinkle In Time Red Carpet Premiere

Reese stars as Mrs. Whatsit in the upcoming film, based on the iconic children's novel. " A Wrinkle in Time " also stars Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Zach Galifianakis , Rowan Blanchard , Bellamy Young , and Michael Peña . "I think this film is another great reminder that you are enough as a kid", he said. "But in the immediate space we're in, I can imagine there's a kind of emotional trauma that's happening to kids", she said.

Arts&Culture Dana White: Very Good Chance Brock Lesnar Returns To UFC
Author: 0 Dana White: Very Good Chance Brock Lesnar Returns To UFC

The main event was the seven-man Elimination Chamber featuring Elias, The Miz , Finn Balor, Braun Strowman , Seth Rollins , John Cena and Roman Reigns . The retirement froze Lesnar's suspension and the WWE star can not resume his octagon career until he re-enters the USADA testing pool and serves out the remainder of his ban, which stands at six months.

Arts&Culture Insurer strips Harvey Weinstein's lawsuit coverage
Author: 0 Insurer strips Harvey Weinstein's lawsuit coverage

It added: "On 8 February an allegation was received that the man sexually assaulted a woman (Victim 10) in Westminster in the mid-1990s". Scotland Yard has not named Weinstein but confirmed that officers from the Metropolitan police child abuse and sexual offences command had received allegations of sexual assault from 10 people under Operation Kaguyak.

Arts&Culture Sonam Kapoor lashes out at media at Sridevi's funeral
Author: 0 Sonam Kapoor lashes out at media at Sridevi's funeral

Lining up for hours and visibly grief-stricken, thousands of mourning fans paid their respects to Bollywood icon Sridevi , who redefined the importance of the lead actress in India's male-dominated film industry. Besides, the actor refused to acknowledge their relationship in public. While her body remained at the mortuary of the General Department of Forensic Evidence, Dubai , speculation in the Indian media continued to abound.

Arts&Culture Rupee hits three-month low on USA rate hike fears
Author: 0 Rupee hits three-month low on USA rate hike fears

Powell would not say whether the Fed's projection for rate increases would change, but he noted a number of ways that the economic outlook has improved since December, including stronger data on growth and inflation , the passage of a US$1.5 trillion tax cut in late December previous year and an increase in government spending in a January budget deal.

Author: 0 Here's how to watch this Sunday's Oscars

But ultimately, after all the cheers and excitement are over with, neither a win nor a nomination really means anything in ensuring longevity for a filmmaker or actor-least of all for filmmakers or actors of color. The Silence of the Lambs , which was released in February 1991, is a famous example of a February-release's rare Best Picture win . And yet none of these are considered favorites to win the Oscars' big prize.

Arts&Culture Communications expert reveals what Kate and Meghan really think of each other
Author: 0 Communications expert reveals what Kate and Meghan really think of each other

Meghan Markle backs the global anti-sexual harassment campaigns Me Too and Time's Up while speaking about the campaign she wants to start her life as a young royal hitting the "ground running". Despite the Royal Family's busy schedule, Markle said she remains dedicated to campaigns supporting women empowerment. Appearing at the Royal Foundation Forum , Meghan and Catherine sat next to each other in almost-identical positions, as both answered questions about their future royal plans.

Arts&Culture USA ambassador to Mexico to step down in May
Author: 0 USA ambassador to Mexico to step down in May

Much of her time in Mexico has been spent managing rocky US-Mexico relations under President Donald Trump. She served in numerous roles in Washington, including as deputy secretary for Western Hemisphere affairs for five years before she moved to Mexico , where she was a key broker in the agreement to re-establish relations between Cuba and the United States during the Obama administration.

Arts&Culture Heather Locklear's Domestic Violence Arrest: She 'Assaulted' Police Officers and More Details
Author: 0 Heather Locklear's Domestic Violence Arrest: She 'Assaulted' Police Officers and More Details

According to TMZ , Heather allegedly became combative and attacked an officer during the arrest, so was also picked up on three counts of misdemeanour battery on an officer. Locklear's struggles with alcohol and drugs, possible suicidal thinking and depression have been well-documented, as the Daily News and other outlets reported following her September auto crash.

Arts&Culture Burberry announces Riccardo Tisci as new Chief Creative Officer
Author: 0 Burberry announces Riccardo Tisci as new Chief Creative Officer

Tisci is known for combining streetwear with high fashion, which Gobbetti said was "highly relevant to today's luxury consumer". Tisci's hiring fulfills the need for a star designer to keep the spotlight on Burberry and bring in new customers, although his aesthetic is a more radical departure from the brand's current offer than other names floated as possible choices for the job, including former Celine designer Phoebe Philo and Louis Vuitton veteran Kim Jones.

Arts&Culture Oprah Winfrey Reveals What Makes Her Such a Good Friend
Author: 0 Oprah Winfrey Reveals What Makes Her Such a Good Friend

Winfrey's character has blonde hair, is very eccentric in her dress and speaks with conviction in the film. If Oprah had any problems, filling up her vehicle certainly ain't one of them. "That's what life is-finding your lane, being able to align with whatever is your real goal, who you really are, being true to yourself". "I said to her this morning, 'You don't have to give me any more presents because Mrs".