Author: 0 US Government pulls back its demand to reveal the Twitter users identity

Twitter filed suit against the US government on Thursday in an effort to block the unmasking of an anonymous Twitter user who has been posting messages criticizing the government and current administration. We've already seen that Trump administration's attack on the press has been chilling to say the least. The social media company has a history of challenging government demands for information on its users, including a 2012 demand from NY prosecutors about an Occupy Wall Street ...

Author: 0 Tillerson Says 'No Change' to Military Stance on Syria, Assad

Pressing Lavrov on Russia's failure to eliminate Syria's chemical weapons stockpile is likely to be part of the agenda. The Observatory said at least five children died in the April 8 air strike and that the toll is likely to rise. The South Carolina Republican also wants additional penalties imposed on Russia for what he calls Moscow's "aiding and abetting" Assad in the use of chemical weapons and for Russian meddling in the 2016 American election.

Author: 0 The Rock's "Jungle Cruise" gets underway with Disney next spring

A few lucky folks at Disney World got quite a surprise over the weekend when Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson made a decision to commandeer the theme park's Jungle Cruise ride. That isn't too far off from what he said about the film when it was first announced . Expect the final film (which is reportedly set in the 1920s) to be full of action and adventure, but it wouldn't be the Jungle Cruise without a lot of comedy.

Arts&Culture Korn's new bassist is a Metallica member's 12-year-old son
Author: 0 Korn's new bassist is a Metallica member's 12-year-old son

Tye Trujillo , the 12-year old son of Metallica's Robert Trujillo, will join Korn as a featured bassist during their South American dates. Korn made the announcement on their Facebook page (post below). Fieldy is set to rejoin the trek at Carolina Rebellion on May 6. He'll step in for Arvizu for seven dates, including shows in Brazil, Colombia, Argentina, Chile, and Peru.

Arts&Culture #BBNaija: Efe Wins Big Brother Naija 2017
Author: 0 #BBNaija: Efe Wins Big Brother Naija 2017

The Big Brother Naija reality show has finally come to an end after 77 days and two housemates ( Bisola and Efe) surviving to the last moment and based on logistics, the victor of Big Brother Naija 2017 is Efe! Efe, the Warri boy is a graduate of Economics and an up coming rap artist.

Arts&Culture Kylie Jenner Just Got Her Own Kardashians Spin-Off
Author: 0 Kylie Jenner Just Got Her Own Kardashians Spin-Off

According to The Hollywood Reporter , Kylie will also serve as an executive producer on the series. The real status of Kylie and Tyga can not be confirmed as of now as the two are keeping mum amid the split rumors. The past week's buzz about the Kardashians heavily pointed out on the off status of Kylie Jenner and Tyga. People continues to weigh in their thoughts about the breakup, stressing that while Kylie and Tyga are known to take a break from one another every now and then, ...

Author: 0 John Cena and Nikki Bella Got Engaged at WrestleMania 33

He continued: "You were kinda glassy, in and out. This is the one that I will remember", he said. (See the ring here!) Bella said on Monday that although she never expected Cena to pop the question in such a place, she's glad he did. Fans of the reality TV shows " Total Diva " and " Total Bellas " have followed the relationship between Cena and Bella for years. 'So, he's like "Oh, let's go have this romantic dinner, and I'm like "This is it".

Author: 0 Delta Air Lines cancels 3000 flights this week due to weather

Its biggest hub is in its headquarters city, where midweek storms have been plaguing travelers. Severe thunderstorms in the Atlanta area on Wednesday began the chain of events that led to over 3200 Delta flights being canceled since then.

Arts&Culture Vidya Balan looks menacing in 'Begum Jaan' dialogue trailer!
Author: 0 Vidya Balan looks menacing in 'Begum Jaan' dialogue trailer!

Rituparna, looking forward to meeting her reel "namesake", says, "I remember meeting Vidya when director Srijit (Mukherji ) was shooting with her in Delhi". "Thank u Jharkhand! Thank u Raghubar Das Ji!" Earlier, it was also announced that the Vidya Balan-starrer movie, Begum Jaan will be made tax free in Jharkhand.

Arts&Culture Baahubali-2 audio launched in Chennai!
Author: 0 Baahubali-2 audio launched in Chennai!

Prabhas thanked Dhanush and Vikram Prabhu for gracing the event, he added: "For Rajamouli, I can even spend seven years". Talking about Prabhas, Rajamouli said: "Several times, people have asked whether I had any other alternative choice for Baahubali ".

Author: 0 Swedish police say Stockholm truck-attack suspect was failed Uzbek asylum-seeker

Billboard reports that the 41-year-old Bevington served as director of global partnerships and business development at Spotify . Just before 3pm on Friday, a stolen beer truck barrelled for several hundred metres down Drottninggatan, Stockholm's biggest pedestrian street, before slamming into the front of the Åhléns department store.

Author: 0 Harry Potter play hopes for magic at Olivier stage awards

The two-part play co-written by JK Rowling, which launched at London's Palace Theatre last July, was named Best New Play at the UK's top theatre awards last night (April 9). Conductor Mark Wigglesworth won the outstanding achievement in opera award for his conducting of "Lulu" and of "Don Giovanni" at the Royal Opera House, and " Akhnaten " was named best new opera production .

Arts&Culture Freight train begins 7500-mile great haul to China
Author: 0 Freight train begins 7500-mile great haul to China

Davies Turner , one of the UK's leading independent freight forwarders, says that three months after it introduced a fixed-day, weekly rail service for LCL cargoes to the United Kingdom from the Chinese rail terminals of Wuhan and Hefei, it is pleased with the response from the marketplace.

Arts&Culture Arjun Kapoor - Shraddha Kapoor starrer 'Half Girlfriend' trailer unveiled! WATCH
Author: 0 Arjun Kapoor - Shraddha Kapoor starrer 'Half Girlfriend' trailer unveiled! WATCH

Their love story starts with basketball, the common string. It stars Arjun Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor in lead roles and the trailer has given quite the sneak peek of the movie and we don't seem impressed. Then as seen in the book, the trailer shows us glimpses of Madhav's journey from the campus of Delhi University, the city of Patna, to the streets of NY, where the last act of the book is set.

Author: 0 State of emergency looms after slaughter of 44 Egypt Christians

In a statement, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi condemned the attacks, saying the "outrageous" action "targets both the Copts and Muslims of the homeland". The Islamic state later claimed the terrorist act, announced plans to attack the Christian community in Egypt and promised to "free Cairo " from citizens of that faith.

Author: 0 Vote nears for California gas tax, fee hike

Brown and Democratic leaders introduced the sweeping package just last week, calling it an essential fix for California's crumbling highways and roads and setting a self-imposed passage deadline of April 6. All Republicans in the Assembly and all but one in the Senate voted against the tax increase. The measure to generate $5.2 billion annually would raise taxes on gasoline and diesel fuel.

Author: 0 Potential WWE Superstar Shake Up moves

The New Day toiled away taking turns beating up Titus O'Neill and had a brief program with the Shining Stars before they were relegated to hosting duties at WrestleMania . Wrestlemania had highs and lows but for the most part people enjoyed the show and in addition to that we had the return of the Hardy's and the promise for appearances from the likes of Finn Balor and Nakamura.

Author: 0 Billie Piper wins best actress Olivier Award

The wizarding saga, written by Jack Thorne , was named best new play at the ceremony at London's Royal Albert Hall. Noma Dumezweni won the award for Best Actress In a Supporting Role for her portrayal of Hermione Granger, while Anthony Boyle received Best Actor in a Support Role for his turn as Scorpius Malfoy .

Arts&Culture Chief Keef Reportedly Arrested In Miami
Author: 0 Chief Keef Reportedly Arrested In Miami

Keef was taken into custody on Saturday night in Miami Beach after police found "sizzurp" in his green McLaren. Cops witnessed the exchange and stopped both cars to question passengers, thinking it was a drug deal. UPDATE: The New York Daily News has confirmed , via an arrest affidavit, that Keef was charged with DUI. Keef apparently admitted to having weed in his system.

Arts&Culture Watch the First Teaser Trailer for THOR: RAGNAROK
Author: 0 Watch the First Teaser Trailer for THOR: RAGNAROK

As a surprise to all Marvel fans, MCU released the first official teaser for Thor: Ragnarok , and my God! The third (and final?) outing for Asgard's favorite son won't hit theaters until November 3 , but if this short preview is any indication, that won't be soon enough.

Arts&Culture House Republicans consider adding risk-sharing program to health care bill
Author: 0 House Republicans consider adding risk-sharing program to health care bill

These individuals asked for anonymity in order to discuss private conversations. "This brings us closer to the final agreement that we all want to achieve", Ryan told reporters. On Thursday morning, Republican House members raced for the exits to get home for their districts after six weeks straight in DC. "We're making progress", said Rep.

Author: 0 Xi Jinping and Donald Trump pledge to expand mutually beneficial cooperation

Mr. Xi praised Mr. Trump for giving him "a warm reception" and described the visit as holding "a uniquely important significance" for the relationship between the USA and China. Yet neither Trump or Xi commented publicly on the issue. During the meeting, Trump highlighted the challenges caused by the Chinese government's intervention in its economy and raised serious concerns about the impact of China's industrial, agricultural, technology, and cyber policies on American jobs and exports.

Author: 0 Fox will investigate Bill O'Reilly harassment claims, lawyer says

He said his fame makes him a target for lawsuits. "Details are pretty disturbing here, with the victims claiming things like verbal abuse, lewd comments, unwanted advances, and phone calls in which it sounded as if Mr O'Reilly was masturbating".

Arts&Culture Jared Kushner And Ivanka Trump to divest some assets
Author: 0 Jared Kushner And Ivanka Trump to divest some assets

The details regarding Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner caught attention, as the White House commenced disclosing financial disclosure forms for about 180 top administration officials. After the election, Epshteyn joined the White House press office, working with talk shows booking Trump administration figures. Neither is taking a salary, but in disclosures released Friday, they listed assets of $741 million.

Author: 0 Alec Baldwin lampoons both Bill O'Reilly, Donald Trump in SNL segment

During one segment, viewers were treated to back-to-back Baldwin as both Trump and Fox News host Bill O'Reilly . It's like you found a finger in your chili but you still eat the chili because you told everyone you love chili. "It's about having great morals and values, and it couldn't have come at a better time ". But I didn't look into it much, no. Fed up with those do-nothing Washington elites, Donald Trump was kind enough to pay a visit to his loyal supporters in Boone County, ...

Author: 0 Police hunt for gun theft suspect with manifesto for Trump

Bethlehem Lutheran in Sun Prairie, less than 50 miles north of Janesville, canceled services after a man who was believed to resemble Jakubowski visited the church on Thursday. Spoden said an associate of Jakubowski told authorities he had been "agitated" by national politics and 'recently verbalized a plan to steal guns and use them in an unspecified attack'.

Author: 0 Bill O'Reilly loses even more advertisers amid sexual harrassment allegations

The network did not elaborate. The companies included Allstate Corp., Ainsworth Pet Nutrition , BMW of North America, Constant Contact , GlaxoSmithKline , Mercedez-Benz, Sanofi SA, Untuckit , and T.Rowe Price. O'Reilly has denied the claims of sexual harassment, but did not deny paying the settlements - stating that he did so to "put to rest any controversies to spare my children".

Author: 0 Toy Story actor and comedian Don Rickles dies aged 90

Don Rickles , the legendary comedian known for his playfully caustic wit, has died, his spokesperson confirmed to ABC News on Thursday. "His persona onstage is just, you know, the rough and the insult comic, but off stage he was really a real sweet comic's comic, they call it", he said.

Arts&Culture Vin Diesel: 'The Rock feud was blown out of proportion'
Author: 0 Vin Diesel: 'The Rock feud was blown out of proportion'

He also tried to put Johnson's angry-sounding post into context, saying , "I don't think that was his intention". Dwayne Johnson (as Hobbs): "I will beat you like a cherokee drum". I'm always rooting for Dwayne. Walker died midway through shooting on Furious 7 , and his brothers Caleb and Cody were used to complete his remaining scenes.

Arts&Culture Aadhaar could soon become must for booking air tickets
Author: 0 Aadhaar could soon become must for booking air tickets

To ensure smooth implementation of the above system, ministry will require passengers to give their Aadhaar or passport numbers at the time of booking flight. According to the report, the government's list is to be based on existing similar records maintained by private airlines. "The Ministry of Civil Aviation is strengthening rules so that a national no-fly list can be implemented, such incidents can be prevented, and safety improved", Mr.

Author: 0 Guess Which Airline You Can't Wear Leggings On?

According to a Reuters report , Jonathan Guerin, a United spokesman said, "The two girls, who were traveling with a companion, would not have been turned away for wearing leggings had they been paying customers". The reason given by United Airlines for denying them entry? Watts also noted that the girl's father was allowed to board the flight while wearing shorts "that did not hit his knee", but there was no issue with that.

Author: 0 Jason Aldean named country music's entertainer of the year

While Justin Timberlake had a show-stopping moment alongside Chris Stapleton at the ceremony at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, it was the Backstreet Boys who shone brightly with a hit of nostalgia. Musicians Tim McGraw and Faith Hill arrive for the 52nd Academy of Country Music in Las Vegas April 3, 2017 . Nominations for the Academy of Country Music Awards were announced on "CBS This Morning" Thursday by music trio Lady Antebellum.

Author: 0 Toyota investing $1.3 billion in Kentucky plant

President Donald Trump took credit for Toyota Motor Corp. investing $1.33 billion in an existing US factory, championing spending by a Japanese automaker he's blasted for building a plant in Mexico. In January, Trump criticized a $1 billion factory in Mexico where Toyota will begin making Corolla compact cars in 2019. Toyota already makes its popular Camry sedan in a massive plant Georgetown, Ky.

Arts&Culture Rep. Devin Nunes Steps Aside from Russia Investigation
Author: 0 Rep. Devin Nunes Steps Aside from Russia Investigation

The House Ethics Committee did not mention the complaints to the OCE in its statement . Democrats have criticized Nunes for being too close to Trump. A White House spokesman told reporters Thursday that, as far as the Trump administration was concerned, "This is an internal matter for the House".

Author: 0 Guest Editorial…Sexual harassment problems at Fox News

But it's all catching up with Bill O'Reilly and that sexual harassment enterprise that they created over there at Fox. It's a large audience to bypass, and there's little evidence that the allegations and the $ 13 million in settlements paid out to five women have impacted O'Reilly's viewership.

Author: 0 Anti-Zuma protests across South Africa

As tens of thousands of South Africans marched on Friday in an unprecedented show of protest against Zuma's misrule, the president's allies gloated. Zuma's reputation has also been damaged by the Nkandla scandal, in which he was found to have used taxpayers' money to upgrade his rural home, and by his close ties to the Gupta business family.

Arts&Culture Sean Spicer Treats Press Corps Like Kids in 'Daily Show' Parody Video
Author: 0 Sean Spicer Treats Press Corps Like Kids in 'Daily Show' Parody Video

Using real footage of Sean Spicer at briefings, it takes out the journalists talking and replaces them with nursery kids, asking things like 'Can I feed the fish?' "You don't get to just yell out questions". Spicer, exasperated, said, "At some point, April, you're going to have to take no for an answer". Depending on your view of Spicer and the media, the takeaway is either that Spicer treats reporters like children or that reporters act like children.

Author: 0 WWE Legend, John Cena Proposed to His Girlfriend at WrestleMania

Cena said that she nodded and he asked her, "You do know that one day I'm going to marry you , right?" "I'm so very proud of you". "And honestly, I could not ask for it to be any other way". She said yes, and they sealed their engagement with a kiss. Cena filed for divorce from his first wife back in 2012. Their relationship has been documented on the E! reality TV series " Total Divas " and " Total Bellas ".

Arts&Culture Defiant President al-Sisi calls for national unity
Author: 0 Defiant President al-Sisi calls for national unity

Pope Tawadros II, the head of Egypt's Orthodox Church who was at the attacked church in Alexandria shortly before its blast, showed understanding of the state's anti-terror efforts. Petersburg, Berlin, London or Jerusalem". "There was thick smoke, I couldn't see anyone", she said. "These acts of violence are unforgivable and only serve to prolong the day when religious minorities can live without fear and uncertainty from barbaric terrorism for practicing their faith", Mendez said.

Author: 0 Sanders calls on Trump to come to Congress over Syria strikes

House members left Capitol Hill Thursday for a two-week recess. Welch noted that US troops are on the ground in Syria and USA planes are conducting regular air strikes in the country. Several lawmakers said Sunday that decision shouldn't entirely be up to Trump. If there's a Republican cheering Trump for "doing the right thing" today, that Republican was nearly certainly railing against President Obama for proposing to do anything about an attack nearly twenty times more devastating.

Author: 0 Burlington Legion hosts Battle of Vimy Ridge parade

Sunday's commemoration capped off a weekend of events honouring those who fought in northern France and during WWI. According to the Vimy Foundation, 3,598 Canadian soldiers were killed during the Battle of Vimy Ridge. To protect soldiers from shelling, they built miles of tunnels one of the war's great engineering feats allowing troops to pop up quickly into their positions.

Arts&Culture Newsreader's reaction to being caught daydreaming is priceless
Author: 0 Newsreader's reaction to being caught daydreaming is priceless

The anchor was supposed to introduce the sports segment but instead was caught fiddling with her pen, completely oblivious that she was in fact back live on-air. The clip was later shared via Media Watch's Facebook page, attracting more than 69,000 views. The 41-year-old, who is an experienced journalist and has worked for 15 years as a reporter, also took to Twitter to make light of the situation.

Arts&Culture Britney Spears is Ending Her Las Vegas Residency
Author: 0 Britney Spears is Ending Her Las Vegas Residency

Piece of Me has topped $100 million in ticket sales. According to Vulture , Spears won't leave Las Vegas without fanfare. 'Anything is possible. Spears' " Piece of Me " residency opened on December 27, 2013 and in 2015 extended her contract with Planet Hollywood to run through 2017. This summer she'll tour in Japan and the Philippines as well as Israel, and there are rumors of another album in the works .

Author: 0 Fans Say Farewell to Rock 'N' Roll Legend Chuck Berry

Louis. Chuck Berry has been remembered by friends and fellow musicians at his funeral service in his home town of St Louis. "Without Chuck Berry I wouldn't be here and everything that came, that became this huge thing called rock and roll started with a guy who just wanted to make people feel good and forget about the traffic jams of the world".

Arts&Culture Stockholm attack suspect was refused residency
Author: 0 Stockholm attack suspect was refused residency

The suspect "applied for a permanent residency permit in 2014", Mr. Hysing said. His application for residency was rejected in June a year ago and he was being sought by immigration officials, police said. "The consideration people are showing each other shows the strength of our society", he said. "Sweden shall come out stronger from this, and we get through this together", she told the press and mourners gathered near the department store.

Arts&Culture Bob Odenkirk: Bryan Cranston 'could direct Better Call Saul episode'
Author: 0 Bob Odenkirk: Bryan Cranston 'could direct Better Call Saul episode'

But I'm willing to go further in my estimation of its worth. As I watched Saul I thought "this could be better than Bad? ". When we meet him in Breaking Bad , "Tio" is already inffirm, only able to communicate by ringing a bell. "I'm back in a new way", said Esposito. "I can't wait to see Jimmy and Mike together more", Odenkirk continues, "and that's happening in the third season and will happen even more as we proceed".

Author: 0 "F- You Roman" Chants Break Out on 'Monday Night Raw'

It's unassailable. Both guys were past their physical primes, to be sure, but it adds to the legend. Matt and Jeff Hardy made sure that their comeback was a successful one, as they beat Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson, Cesaro and Sheamus, and Enzo and Big Cass in a brutal Ladder Match to win the Tag Team belts.