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Police in Seville find four TONNES of oranges crammed into 'suspicious' cars Police in Seville find four TONNES of oranges crammed into 'suspicious' cars
- February 02, 2018

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Nicole Eggert details abuse allegations against Scott Baio on Nicole Eggert details abuse allegations against Scott Baio on "Today"
- January 31, 2018

As we previously reported , Nicole Eggert accused Scott Baio of molesting her between the ages of fourteen and seventeen during production of the classic sitcom Charles in Charge . Baio claims that they did have sex but it only happened when she was eighteen. After an ad break, the interview continued; she was joined by Lisa Bloom who said she had been brought in after Eggert received "bullying letters from [Baio's] lawyer". (more...)
Leo, Suarez save Barca from Alaves setback Leo, Suarez save Barca from Alaves setback
- January 30, 2018

Take a look for yourself. Coutinho was denied a debut goal by a Ruben Duarte block, before Messi brought a superb save from Fernando Pacheco from a curling free-kick. Leganes beat Espanyol 3-2 at home with the help of two own goals from Mario Hermoso, who completed an unwanted hat-trick by scoring a late consolation strike for his side. (more...)
Lorde Refuses to Perform at Grammys Over Song Dispute Lorde Refuses to Perform at Grammys Over Song Dispute
- January 29, 2018

Lorde is a Grammys veteran, winning two of the awards in 2014 after the release of her debut album. Yet, despite being nominated for the night's top prize, Lorde was not asked to give a solo performance during the ceremony . On Friday, she tweeted an article noting , "Of the 899 people to be nominated for Grammy awards in the past six years, only nine per cent were women". (more...)
Deepika Padukone's Padmaavat earns Rs Deepika Padukone's Padmaavat earns Rs
- January 27, 2018

Reddy said that ample security measures had been taken to ensure that law and order is maintained. " Padmaavat " registered Rs 5 crore net on Wednesday (paid previews), Rs 19 crore net on opening day on Thursday and Rs 32 crore net on Friday, according to producers Bhansali Productions and Viacom18 Motion Pictures. (more...)
Former USA Gymnastics doctor sentenced to 175 years in prison Former USA Gymnastics doctor sentenced to 175 years in prison
- January 26, 2018

She also said that if the law did not forbid cruel and unusual punishment, what he did to his victims should be done to him. "Therefore, I am tendering my resignation as president according to the terms of my employment agreement". It was insane. I did not expect that at all". Dr. Nassar worked at Michigan State University from 1997 until 2016, and the university has faced widespread accusations of failing to investigate the accusations of his abuse. (more...)
Regulator Says Fox-Sky Deal Not in the Public Interest Regulator Says Fox-Sky Deal Not in the Public Interest
- January 24, 2018

Rupert Murdoch has made a bid of £11.7bn for Sky but regulator says it would give the family too much control over United Kingdom news providers. In 2016, he was named the acting CEO of Fox News. These could involve Sky News being spun off from Sky to prevent more Murdoch fingerprints on the country's journalism industry. These proposals will be considered by the CMA, which will then pass its conclusions to Matt Hancock, the culture secretary, who will make a final decision on the deal. (more...)
Singer Ed Sheeran is engaged Singer Ed Sheeran is engaged
- January 24, 2018

But it's not really up to me. Sell 15million albums? What do you do on your next album? "I have always wanted to study and play in the States, and Duke was the ideal combination of academics and athletics", she said in a 2013 interview. Meanwhile, this new interview comes after Sheeran announced that he is engaged to Seaborn on Instagram over the weekend. Despite their different career paths, the pair came together in 2015 when they bumped into each other in a bar in NY. (more...)
United States national security to focus on competition of great powers not terrorism United States national security to focus on competition of great powers not terrorism
- January 23, 2018

The main focus of national security for the United States is now power competition and not terrorism , US Defence Secretary James Mattis said yesterday, announcing the new National Defence Strategy. The NDS lists nuclear modernization as its top priority investment, followed by space and cyberspace capabilities, surveillance and reconnaissance, missile defense and autonomous systems. (more...)
California Gurls: Katy Perry welcomes Minnie Mouse to Hollywood Walk of Fame California Gurls: Katy Perry welcomes Minnie Mouse to Hollywood Walk of Fame
- January 23, 2018

And while she's famous for "playing the damsel in distress", Iger said, "the truth is Minnie can hold her own in any situation". Also dressed in head-to-toe red and white polka dots, Perry praised her "dear friend Minerva Mouse" and spoke of her "lifelong devotion" to the Disney star - particularly the character's world-famous fashion sense. (more...)
GOP: ISIS, Not A Domestic Terorrist, Perpetrated Las Vegas Shooting GOP: ISIS, Not A Domestic Terorrist, Perpetrated Las Vegas Shooting
- January 22, 2018

Meanwhile, all 22,000 people attending the festival that night are recognized as victims. Paddock is still believed to be the only suspect involved in the shooting, he said, adding: "There was only one person responsible and that was Stephen Paddock ". (more...)
Ben Affleck Was Asked to Direct The Flash Movie Ben Affleck Was Asked to Direct The Flash Movie
- January 19, 2018

Should the deal go ahead, it will likely mean Flashpoint has a comedic element in the vein of Spider-Man: Homecoming , which grossed over £637 million at the global box office and received positive reviews, with critics praising the light tone and Tom Holland's performance as Spider-Man. (more...)
Brad Pitt Bids A Whopping $120K On Exclusive 'Game Of Thrones' Viewing Brad Pitt Bids A Whopping $120K On Exclusive 'Game Of Thrones' Viewing
- January 09, 2018

Pitt was outbid by another member from the audience that was probably an even bigger fan who put in a whopping USD160,000 (RM638,000)! The bidding started - as Emilia watched - at a modest $20k but quickly soared at the hands of Brad to $80k. (more...)
George RR Martin's Nightflyers Adaptation Has Found A Home
- January 06, 2018

O'Byrne have also signed on to the project. Martin will serve as executive producer on the new series, alongside Jeff Bruhl ( Jacob's Ladder ), Gene Kleinn ( Suits ), David Bartis ( Suits ), Doug Liman ( American Made ), and Daniel Cerone ( The Blacklist ), who will also serve as showrunner. (more...)
How cold is it? Snow is falling in Florida How cold is it? Snow is falling in Florida
- January 06, 2018

At about 10 p.m. ET, a baggage auto and two sleeper cars on an Amtrak passenger train derailed, but stayed upright near the Savannah station, according to a railroad spokesperson. Officials are urging residents to stay home so crews can clear streets and roads of what could be as much as foot or more of snow in some places. Meteorologist Ryan Maue of Weather.US said that while the storm is "akin to a hurricane travelling up the coast", calling it a bomb cyclone might conjure inaccurate ... (more...)
Justin Timberlake channels Steve Jobs in new Filthy music video Justin Timberlake channels Steve Jobs in new Filthy music video
- January 05, 2018

He worked with his frequent collaborators Timbaland and Pharrell (via The Neptunes) on the album, in addition to Alicia Keys and Chris Stapleton. The 10-time Grammy victor released the first track, Filthy , from the album today (Jan 5), and it has been met with a mixed reaction. (more...)
Alicia Vikander, Carol Burnett and More To Present at 1/7 Golden Globes Alicia Vikander, Carol Burnett and More To Present at 1/7 Golden Globes
- December 29, 2017

Among the other marquee names revealed in the first wave of presenters are five-time Golden Globe victor and 17-time nominee Carol Burnett , Penélope Cruz, Chris Hemsworth , Sharon Stone , Darren Criss , Alicia Vikander , Hugh Grant and Neil Patrick Harris . (more...)
Eli Apple And Landon Collins Have Some Complicated Beef Eli Apple And Landon Collins Have Some Complicated Beef
- December 28, 2017

Giants cornerback Eli Apple waits for play to resume during a preseason game at MetLife Stadium on August 26, 2017. The 2016 National Football League draft has already produced four Pro Bowlers out of its top five picks, but Apple has been on the other end of the spectrum. (more...)
Teen charged with murdering girlfriend's parents
- December 25, 2017

Repeated efforts to obtain comments from the boyfriend's family were unsuccessful. The kid's family declined to remark. A man who later answered the same number hung up when reached by the Post . Kuhn-Fricker was a successful attorney and author who was a proponent for the elderly, according to her website . Police have not said if the suspect will be charged as an adult. (more...)
Looking For Santa? Check Out This 'Santa Tracker' Looking For Santa? Check Out This 'Santa Tracker'
- December 25, 2017

With Christmas Eve upon us, children all over the world may be wondering when Santa is going to arrive at their house! The website is available in eight languages: English, French, Spanish, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese and Chinese. (more...)
This is what Modi gifted Anushka, Virat on their wedding This is what Modi gifted Anushka, Virat on their wedding
- December 24, 2017

Both Anushka and Virat will also be hosting a Mumbai reception on the 26th of December so get ready to witness more such nights coming up as the cutesy couple continue celebrating togetherness with their favourite bunch of people. Like, I'm sure nobody has ever seen this side of Anushka EVER! Of Virat's look, Sabya said, "Virat chose to complement his new bride in a very subtle and elegant manner". (more...)
Lady Gaga confirms Las Vegas residency starting in 2018 Lady Gaga confirms Las Vegas residency starting in 2018
- December 20, 2017

Gaga was in the audience Friday night at Lionel Richie's show at Axis theater at Planet Hollywood and has frequently teased about a series of shows in Las Vegas. The 5,300-seat venue is located at the Park MGM casino-resort, formerly known as the Monte Carlo. Each hotel will feature fully redesigned hotel guest rooms and innovative food & beverage offerings, highlighted by Eataly, a vibrant Italian marketplace with cafes, to-go counters and full-service restaurants interspersed with ... (more...)
Star Wars hard for Carrie Fisher's family to watch Star Wars hard for Carrie Fisher's family to watch
- December 17, 2017

However, while many had expected the movie to feature Leia's tragic passing or possible exit storyline, the credits rolled with a very much alive Leia aboard the Falcon and leading her rebellion. Given that we have a attractive, complete performance from her that I think audiences deserve to see, and I think it will mean a lot for them, that ray of hope from Leia. (more...)
Myanmar death toll neared 14000 as 647000 Rohingya flee
- December 16, 2017

There was no immediate response to the MSF report from Myanmar authorities. The crackdown, which followed raids against Myanmar police and security posts by Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) insurgents on August 25, pushed 655,000 members of the Rohingya Muslim minority to seek shelter in neighboring Bangladesh during the following months, according to the latest estimates published by the United Nations on Thursday. (more...)
The First Impressions for Star Wars: The Last Jedi Are Overwhelmingly Good The First Impressions for Star Wars: The Last Jedi Are Overwhelmingly Good
- December 15, 2017

Daisy Ridley , who returns to the big screen as Rey , told ABC News what it was like to be back on the carpet for her second " Star Wars " film. OnePlus is celebrating its third anniversary in India, and to mark the occasion the company is giving away 10,000 complimentary tickets to its fans for Star Wars: The Last Jedi , which is hitting theaters on December 15. (more...)
Baby Born With Heart Outside Of Her Chest Defies The Odds Baby Born With Heart Outside Of Her Chest Defies The Odds
- December 14, 2017

Doctor's told the parents the first ten minutes of Vanellope's life on earth would be the most crucial. She met the 50 doctors, midwives and nurses who were split into four teams to deliver the baby, keep the mother safe and carry out the complex heart surgery . (more...)
Crews Battling California Wildfires Gird for Return of High Winds Crews Battling California Wildfires Gird for Return of High Winds
- December 12, 2017

Forecasters said Santa Ana winds that whipped fires across the region last week were expected to die down later Sunday - but not before creating possible gusts topping 50 miles per hour. Top wind speeds were forecast to increase to 55mph on Sunday from 40mph on Saturday, according to the National Weather Service (NWS). It has burned 422 acres and is now 85% contained . (more...)
Snowstorm Halts Flights at Heathrow Airport Snowstorm Halts Flights at Heathrow Airport
- December 12, 2017

Following the temporary closure of Birmingham Airport on Sunday due to snow, an Emirates Airline jet bound for Birmingham was forced instead to land at Manchester Airport. Eight flights have been cancelled at Newcastle Airport today. . Germany and France were were also hit by snow, and flurries were even seen as far south as Venice in northern Italy. (more...)
WWE Suspends Rich Swann Following Incident WWE Suspends Rich Swann Following Incident
- December 11, 2017

Police say the victim feared that the argument was going to escalate so she got out of the vehicle when it was stopped in the middle of traffic. A witness told police that Swann didn't park the auto and that it crashed into a telephone pole. (more...)
Comedian Hannibal Buress Arrested in Miami for Disorderly Intoxication Comedian Hannibal Buress Arrested in Miami for Disorderly Intoxication
- December 11, 2017

Buress was arrested for disorderly intoxication, on December 9, 2017, at approximately 10:30 p.m", after documentary film director Billy Corben questioned the arrest . In a video posted online, Buress can be seen in handcuffs arguing with officers. "You don't have probable cause for anything and you look hella stupid right now", Buress continues. (more...)
Shelby will not vote for Roy Moore Shelby will not vote for Roy Moore
- December 11, 2017

Mr Trump said Mr Moore's opponent, Doug Jones , is a "liberal Democrat" who would be "completely controlled" by Democratic leaders Nancy Pelosi in the House and Chuck Schumer in the Senate. A large number of Alabama residents were in the audience at Trump's rally at the packed Pensacola Bay Center. In addition to celebrating himself and how well his presidency is going, Trump predicted that he would be hard to defeat in the next election and ranted about the usual topics and suspects, ... (more...)
Al Franken announces resignation from the Senate Al Franken announces resignation from the Senate
- December 08, 2017

With his staff lining the wall of the Senate chamber, waving at him in support, and several of his Democratic colleagues watching his remarks with grim expressions, Franken noted that "all women deserve to be heard and their experiences taken seriously", but defiantly claimed that some of the allegations against him are "simply not true". (more...)
Subaru models earn top IIHS safety awards Subaru models earn top IIHS safety awards
- December 08, 2017

This year, a new test was included - simulating what happens when the front corner of the passenger's side smacks into a tree or pole. The Institute's headlight ratings also are relatively new, with the first ones being released in March 2016. (more...)
John Mayer Hospitalized for Emergency Appendectomy John Mayer Hospitalized for Emergency Appendectomy
- December 06, 2017

An appendectomy is the surgical removal of the appendix and is often performed as an emergency procedure when the patient is suffering from appendicitis. People magazine reported that Mayer, 40, has been touring with the band, an offshoot of the Grateful Dead , this fall. Dead and Company took to social media to officially announce the news of the singer's appendectomy as well as update the fans on his upcoming performance. (more...)
LaVar Ball Is Removing His Son, LiAngelo, From UCLA LaVar Ball Is Removing His Son, LiAngelo, From UCLA
- December 05, 2017

The team responded to the incident by suspending Ball and the two other players who were arrested, Cody Riley and Jalen Hill , on an indefinite basis. It looks like LiAngelo Ball will now be attending Big Baller Academy. "The plan is now to get Gelo ready for the NBA Draft". The Post's Tim Bontemps reported last month that, unlike his brother, Lakers guard Lonzo Ball , LiAngelo isn't viewed by scouts as a legitimate National Basketball Association prospect. (more...)