Arts&Culture Sesame Street's newest Muppet has autism
Author: 0 Sesame Street's newest Muppet has autism

Meet Julia , the newest Muppet on "Sesame Street". "I thought that maybe she didn't like me", Big Bird told 60 Minutes reporter Lesley Stahl. I trust them in taking steps to ensure a nuanced portrayal of Julia , and can only see this as a big positive going forward.

Author: 0 Bob Dylan Accepts Nobel Prize for Literature

The 75-year-old received his award during a private event in Stockholm before a scheduled concert in the city. Permanent Secretary of the Swedish Academy Sara Danius enters to a concert by Bob Dylan at Stockholm Waterfront Saturday April 1, 2017.

Author: 0 Triple H Discusses The Roman Reigns Face/Heel Dilemma

There's no storyline definition here, and it doesn't help that Aries' in-ring work mostly leaves me wanting to watch Gallagher headbutt the hell out of him. Sami Zayn declares himself in the Andre the Giant Battle Royal , in honour of our fallen Hardcore Hero, Mick Foley. I know " Raw " probably feels the same way, but I can't speak to it.

Author: 0 Boat Race: Cambridge capitalise on Oxford error to win women's race

A fourth defeat in five attempts for Cambridge, and a long summer back at the drawing board beckons. Oxford beat Cambridge by a length and a quarter after a tense tussle lasting 16 minutes and 59 seconds on the four-mile River Thames course between Putney and Mortlake.

Author: 0 The Undertaker Passing The Torch To Roman Reigns At 'WrestleMania 33'?

And finally, he took off the hat and placed it as a crown for the pile. Undertaker started the match with strikes to Reigns and threw him out of the ring. Taker was deservedly applauded out of the ring at the end as chants of "Thank you, Taker" rang out across the 75,000-crowd Citrus Bowl. The second time they were outside, Reigns drove Undertaker into the post and followed it up with a kick.

Author: 0 Gareth Southgate impressed by adaptable England despite Germany loss

It was only fitting that the Galatasaray forward, who joins Japan's Vissel Kobe next season, should claim his 49th goal on his 130th - and final - worldwide appearance. "We have to reflect on a very good performance", the former Middlesbrough manager told BBC Radio 5 live. "The way that worked and their ability to adapt quickly was excellent and, until the goal , I thought we were the better side.

Arts&Culture Salman Khan to sing in 'Tiger Zinda Hai'
Author: 0 Salman Khan to sing in 'Tiger Zinda Hai'

Salman had featured in Atul's 2011 film, Bodyguard , which paired him with Kareena Kapoor Khan. He starred alongside fellow Bollywood biggie, Kareena Kapoor Khan. After spending an enjoyable holiday together, Salman Khan, his family and friends bid goodbye to the sunny and sandy shores of Maldives as they headed back home to Mumbai.

Arts&Culture Rob Gronkowski hits the ring at Wrestlemania
Author: 0 Rob Gronkowski hits the ring at Wrestlemania

It's WWE's gala event, a combination of big wrestling matches, celebrity appearances, and a scale of production rarely seen in the sports entertainment world. Dean Ambrose successfully defended the WWE Intercontinental Championship against Baron Corbin. Things are going well for Muhtadi, who wrestles under the name Mojo Rawley .

Arts&Culture Friend: Chuck Berry's 1st album in decades is 'sensational'
Author: 0 Friend: Chuck Berry's 1st album in decades is 'sensational'

This was him on stage, headlining at the 2008 Maryport Blues Festival, where nearly 2,500 people saw him perform in one of the festival's most notable appearances ever. Berry was in the first class of inductees to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame alongside contemporaries including Elvis Presley , Buddy Holly, Jerry Lee Lewis and Little Richard.

Author: 0 US Will Act Unilaterally on North Korea if Necessary

The Chinese government has signaled that it will extensively address North Korea's nuclear and other issues concerning the Korean Peninsula in the China-U.S. president added in an interview with the British financial daily. Haley deemed that measure - which was in keeping with United Nations sanctions against North Korea over its nuclear program and missile program - insufficient, saying that coal is "going in other ways".

Author: 0 Schumer says Democrats will filibuster Gorsuch nomination

If Judge Neil Gorsuch is to be confirmed as the next associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, he will likely have to survive a Senate filibuster. And if that brand of self-serving inanity forces Republicans to use the " nuclear option " and confirm Gorsuch with a simple 51-vote majority, then this may be a path Schumer and Warren live to regret.

Author: 0 Creator of iconic rainbow flag, Gilbert Baker, dead at 65

My dearest friend in the world is gone". According to reports , the Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Queer (LGBTQ) rights activist died in his sleep at his NY home. "In When We Rise , Jones quotes Baker: "[The rainbow flag] belonged to all of us. Milk rode under Baker's flag when it debuted to the public during the 1978 pride parade.

Author: 0 Bob Dylan collects his Nobel Prize

After his weekend concerts in Stockholm conclude, Bob is scheduled to play four more gigs in Scandinavia before heading off to Germany for a show in Hamburg on 11 April (17). His hits include " Blowin' in the Wind ", " Like a Rolling Stone " and "The Times They Are a-Changin'". He skipped the event due to "pre-existing commitments".

Arts&Culture The Boss Baby dethrones Beauty And The Beast in the US
Author: 0 The Boss Baby dethrones Beauty And The Beast in the US

Looming in the background is Disney's Beauty and the Beast , which entered the weekend having earned nearly $350 million domestic in only 14 days of release, putting it on pace to be one of the biggest earners of all-time, rivaling huge films like Marvel's Avengers, The Dark Knight, and Jurassic World.

Author: 0 WrestleMania 33 results: Seth Rollins pins Triple H after a Pedigree

Triple H wraps the chair around Rollins' bad leg and goes to the top. Triple H calls for the Pedigree, but Rollins reverses it into a buckle bomb. Rollins goes back up top but Stephanie McMahon pulls him off the top rope. Seth Rollins tried a sunset flip powerbomb but struggled with his knee. Triple H took his eye off the ball, and as he turned his attention to Rollins, he received a kick to the gut and a Pedigree.

Author: 0 WrestleMania Promos Were Some of WWE's Best of the Year

Orton won the Royal Rumble . "That match is only like 10 minutes long [and] what a match those guys had!" After it came out that the WWE had nothing for Styles at Wrestlemania , the one thing we can look forward to is Shane possibly jumping off something high.

Author: 0 ACM Awards kick off with energy and Chuck Berry tribute

The ACM Awards aired on CBS. They are both nominated for Entertainer of the Year and helped open the night during a medley of songs by the five nominees. "I think if Carrie said no, we were set with the schedule and everything, we would have just had to leave that song off the record". Look at the way Kidman stares at Urban in this tweet on their way to the awards show.

Author: 0 'The Walking Dead' Season 7 Finale: A Major Twist Uproots Everyone's Plans

He was so close to her during the end of his own life, and one of the people that she relied on for some shred of happiness. Signing off of the show was Sonequa Martin-Green's Sasha, with the character's death both foreshadowed this season on screen and off given her major role on CBS All Access' Star Trek: Discovery .

Arts&Culture Kim Kardashian & North West Hang Backstage at Ariana Grande Concert
Author: 0 Kim Kardashian & North West Hang Backstage at Ariana Grande Concert

She said: "I have to go in and fix my uterus because I decided I'm going to try to have one more baby". They warn her not to go through it again - her last pregnancies were full of complications - but Kim is resilient! "I want my kids to have siblings and I want to know that I did everything I could to make this happen".

Arts&Culture Schiff treating Flynn immunity request with 'healthy skepticism'
Author: 0 Schiff treating Flynn immunity request with 'healthy skepticism'

Last month, Chairman Devin Nunes (R-Calif.) made a point of racing to the White House to brief President Trump on intelligence he had viewed that, he said, showed that some Trump campaign officials had been caught up in the government's surveillance of foreign nationals and that their identities had perhaps been improperly unmasked.

Author: 0 The Hardy Boyz Win WWE RAW Tag Team Championships

The WWE Universe is about to get broken, with Matt and Jeff, the Hardy Boyz , making their WWE return at WrestleMania 33. The match was scheduled as Luke Gallows & Karl Anderson defending their belts against Enzo & Cass and Cesaro & Sheamus.

Author: 0 How should we remember Martin McGuinness?

Former British prime minister Tony Blair, one of the architects of the 1998 peace deal, said he would not have been able to do it without McGuinness. His funeral will be held tomorrow but DUP leader Arlene Foster is still undecided about attending, it was revealed today.

Author: 0 Drew McIntyre WWE Return, Killian Dain, Metallica

The report from Tom Fiorvanti can be found here. Former WWE Superstar Drew McIntyre has returned with his eye locked firmly on the NXT Championship. The signing couldn't come at a better time. Like so many WWE stars who left the company, McIntyre revamped his image on the indy scene and built himself back up to the point where WWE couldn't ignore him.

Arts&Culture 6th blue crayon to replace dandelion in Crayola 24-count box
Author: 0 6th blue crayon to replace dandelion in Crayola 24-count box

Taking to Twitter one day early to share the history-making news in a cheeky video featuring the animated crayon going on adventures around the world, Crayola tweeted, "Our beloved Dandelion chose to announce his retirement early!" Comments included: "Why not a different color!?!?;" "Not Dandelion yellow!" The company's box-set of crayons was first created way back in 1903, but Dandelion was a late arrival to the colouring party as it joined the set in 1990.

Author: 0 European Union comes out strong against new Israeli settlement in West Bank

Momani called on other countries "to condemn Israel's policy of settlement expansion and to stop its provocations". The move undermines the two state solution as a key solution to end the conflict, said the minister, calling on the worldwide community to condemn and stop such Israeli practices.

Author: 0 'Ghost in the Shell' is racist in unexpected ways

The film has a nicely evil villain, folks who support Major and others who eventually see her as a threat to their efforts. A German officer who had a crush on Antonia allowed her considerable freedom, but she still risked execution every time she rescued someone.

Author: 0 Drew Galloway Signs with WWE NXT

During their championship match at TakeOver: San Antonio, Shinsuke Nakamura injured his knee and Bobby Roode took advantage to capture his first title in WWE. The Authors of Pain toy with The Revival for a few minutes, then finally put them away with the Super Collider . Since then, Roode has crowed about his accomplishment as the next great phase of NXT, while Nakamura has licked his wounds.

Author: 0 House Republicans might take another swing at repealing Obamacare

Republican leadership is considering holding a vote on rolling back Obamacare as early as next week, according to a report Wednesday from Bloomberg . I wonder how that will go? Example, Republicans are still expected to push hard for a rollback of the ACA's expansion of Medicaid, and members of the GOP could seek to include rollback provisions in future tax reform legislation in exchange for proposing a tax reform plan Democrats would find more palatable.

Arts&Culture Malaysia will show Beauty and the Beast with 'gay moment' after all
Author: 0 Malaysia will show Beauty and the Beast with 'gay moment' after all

It is now on track to become the most successful move musical of all times. On 20th March 2017, those who already purchased tickets received a odd text message from cinemas. But as a newly edited version of itself, presumably without the gay storyline. But it's not just Kuwait where the film has landed in hot water. Disney had originally pulled the blockbuster, after censors demanded the "gay moment" be cut for the Malaysian distribution.

Author: 0 United bars girls with leggings, ignites Twitter storm

Chris Hrapsky looks at the anatomy of a story, and how it spread so far, so fast - with a limited amount of information. Reports of the incident went viral as a number of high profile names took issue with the Airline's "sexist " actions.

Arts&Culture Watch the new trailer for Justice League
Author: 0 Watch the new trailer for Justice League

Fans were given just a taste of The Flash , Aquaman , and Cyborg in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. The newly released trailer finds the familiar metahumans banding together and recruiting like-minded talents to fight what's being teased as "an even greater enemy".

Author: 0 Trump aide keeps up Twitter attacks on Freedom Caucus' Amash

House lawmakers who derailed the White House on legislation to repeal and replace the Obama-era health care law. The White House director of social media said the conservative Freedom Caucus member, who previously bashed the Republican's proposed healthcare bill, was a "big liability".

Author: 0 Bob Dylan finally gets his hands on his Nobel Prize, months later

Despite the songwriter not attending the original December prize giving, it seems there are no hard feelings from the organisation responsible for the award. Dylan was tight-lipped between songs and made no mention whatsoever about the Nobel prize. Dylan had not been expected to deliver his traditional Nobel lecture at the meeting―the only requirement to receive the eight million kronor (837,000 euros, $891,000) that comes with the prize.

Author: 0 Tears and laughter for Debbie Reynolds, Carrie Fisher

Reynold's son Todd Fisher told the public event in Los Angeles: "She literally asked permission and said she wanted to be with Carrie". On Saturday, a joint memorial service was held to pay tribute to actress Carrie Fisher and her mother, Debbie Reynolds.

Arts&Culture Mo Adeniran crowned winner of The Voice UK
Author: 0 Mo Adeniran crowned winner of The Voice UK

This year's series will not have an official winner's single, instead, they will immediately begin working on an EP, to be released a matter of weeks after Sunday's final. I don't see why I wouldn't. But fellow coach Gavin Rossdale confessed he hadn't had talks to return as of yet. They are the strongest duo in the history of the British version of the show; also, they'll easily have the largest total fan following.

Author: 0 Former South Korea president arrested

Both Choi and Samsung's top executive, Lee Jae-yong, have been arrested and are standing trial on charges including bribery. According to the Justice Ministry, the new conditions will be harsher than her previous accommodations at South Korea's Blue House, the President's official home and offices.

Author: 0 Bray Wyatt should retain WWE Championship at WrestleMania 33

They should realize that we all were excited when we saw Vince McMahon step in to a Wrestlemania ring. McMahon praised Styles for his accomplishments in the entertainment company. As fans we should also not downplay the abilities of AJ Styles either. There is not a soul in the business today that would not tell you AJ Styles is quite possibly the greatest of our generation and possibly one of the greatest performers of all time.

Author: 0 Bob Dylan finally picks up his Nobel Literature prize

He's got until June to deliver his required Nobel lecture, which officials at the Swedish Academey reveal he will not be giving in person, but by tape. He is expected to deliver a recorded version of the lecture later. Bob Dylan performs during a segment honoring Director Martin Scorsese, recipient of the Music + Film Award, at the 17th Annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards in Los Angeles January 12, 2012.

Author: 0 United Airlines faces criticism over barring girls with leggings

The airline was forced to issue a statement Monday, March 27, after a back-and-forth with gun safety group Moms Demand Action founder Shannon Watts a day earlier. United Airlines has said even though staff may be off duty, they are still representing the airline, so there is a higher expectation of how a passenger will be dressed.

Author: 0 Fisher, Reynolds celebrated with dance and Star Wars tributes

The event, organized by Todd Fisher, Reynolds' son and brother of Carrie , befit the Hollywood screen legends with singing, dancing and a cameo by a "Star Wars" character. It was a lesson she drilled into her kids and one that Carrie practiced when she found fame at the age of 19 as Princess Leia. A new song by James Blunt was also played, written by him as a personal tribute to Fisher following her death.

Arts&Culture WrestleMania 33 Latest Update On Match Scheduling
Author: 0 WrestleMania 33 Latest Update On Match Scheduling

It's been a busy period for everyone involved in WrestleMania 33, perhaps none more so than Triple H. He has been juggling the responsibilities of being Executive Vice President of Talent, Live Events and Creative with preparing for his unsanctioned showdown with Seth Rollins.

Arts&Culture Billie Lourd's birthday tribute to grandmother Debbie Reynolds
Author: 0 Billie Lourd's birthday tribute to grandmother Debbie Reynolds

The next day her mother, Debbie Reynolds , died from a stroke. Reynolds's nickname is a reference to the song Aba Daba Honeymoon, which she performed with Carleton Carpenter in the 1950 film Two Weeks With Love . Either way, after last week, a memorial was held for the two actresses, Lourd is now making sure the most important women in her life will never be forgotten by posting on Debbie's birthday.

Arts&Culture Last-second shot falls short, OR ends Michigan's run
Author: 0 Last-second shot falls short, OR ends Michigan's run

His three-pointer over OR guard Dylan Ennis was on-line - but missed. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson). South Carolina head coach Frank Martin talks with members of the media on the sidelines during practice, Thursday, March 23, 2017, at Madison Square Garden in NY.

Arts&Culture NCAA to review HB2 repeal
Author: 0 NCAA to review HB2 repeal

According to CNN , the new bill "effectively maintains a key feature of HB2 by leaving regulation of bathroom access exclusively in control of the Legislature" and " prevents local governments, until December 2020, from passing or amending their own nondiscrimination ordinances relating to private employment and public accommodation".

Arts&Culture Fantasy Matches We Would Like To See At WrestleMania
Author: 0 Fantasy Matches We Would Like To See At WrestleMania

Austin Aries def. Noam Dar (with Alicia Fox) by submission to the Last Chancery. It would, however, fall short of the all-time WrestleMania attendance figure, 101,763, set previous year in AT&T Stadium - home to the NFL's Dallas Cowboys - the highest-grossing and best-attended event in WWE history.