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Janelle Monáe Unleashes "Django Jane" & "Make Me Feel"


A teaser trailer appeared on the musician and actor's YouTube channel last week (February 16), and was also shown before screenings of Black Panther at U.S. Dirty Computer will be released on April 27th, but fans can catch that teaser video on the big screen. "You know what, I'm going to be 100 percent honest - I'm scared", she revealed . Read More »

Steve Wilkos reportedly charged with DUI from January vehicle crash


Police say on January 21st, around 4:20 p.m., an officer came across a one-car crash on West Avenue in the area of Tunabout Lane. However, an ongoing investigation into the crash, which happened in Darien, CT., revealed that Wilkos' blood alcohol level at the time of the accident was.29 percent, which is well over the country's legal limit of 0.08 percent. Read More »

Donald Trump Jr in Pune to launch Trump Tower B today


Because we put on all these impositions on ourselves and essentially got no credit for actually doing that ... for doing the right thing", he added. "Given the potential to confuse Mr. Donald Trump Jr , the 40-year-old son of the US President Donald J. Trump, is now on a business trip India. The Trump Organization charges a licensing fee to Indian partners who build the properties under the Trump name. Read More »

Rishi Kapoor And Emraan Hashmi To Collaborate?


AZURE Entertainment and Viacom18 Motion Pictures announced a collaboration to produce Jeethu Joseph's Hindi film debut on Monday in a statement . "The film will be a riveting, nail-biting treat for fans of the genre and with Jeethu at the helm of things, I'm confident the film will be a game changer". Read More »

No thoughts of Sochi agony as U.S. women chase gold once again


The 2018 team openly spoke about how the members of the '98 squad fueled their desire to win a gold medal. The Americans were on the cusp of winning their first Olympic gold since 1998 when Canada pulled off a miraculous last-minute comeback buoyed by a USA shot that hit the post in the waning moments. Read More »

Oscar hopeful The Shape Of Water sued over plagiarism allegations


The lawsuit , filed by Paul Zindel's son David, listed more than 60 resemblances between the play Let Me Hear You Whisper , and The Shape of Water . "Instead, we will vigorously defend ourselves and, by extension, this groundbreaking and original film". In the movie, it is a half-man, half-river creature. Read More »

Most rain won't make it to New Orleans, otherwise record heat


Variable cloudy skies are forecast for Thursday with a 40% chance of scattered showers and thunderstorms. Friday morning starts with showers similar to Thursday , but temperatures will be quite a bit warmer. Sunday through Monday , temperatures range from the upper 50s to mid-60s with only a few isolated showers. Tuesday Clouds, mild. Maybe a morning shower or two. Read More »

PyeongChang Day 12 round-up: Italy's Goggia lands historic downhill gold


Gisin's victory, with her combined time of two minutes, 20.90 almost a second ahead of pre-race favorite Shiffrin, completed a rare Olympic double for her family after elder sister Dominique won the downhill in Sochi four years ago. Vonn was one of three athletes who started the women's Alpine combined event to be marked "did not finish". Mikaela Shiffrin reacts after winning silver in the women's combined at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Jeongseon, South Korea , Thursday, Feb. Read More »

Kendrick Lamar & SZA Sued Over 'Black Panther' Music Video Artwork


Lamar and SZA are being sued by artist Lina Iris Viktor for supposedly using components of her works entitled " Constellations I", " Constellations II " and " Constellations III " in their music video. Viktor also claims that the decision to feature her pieces in the video came after she was contacted by representatives for Black Panther twice. It's an ethical issue, because what the whole film purports is that it's about black empowerment, African excellence - that's the whole concept ... Read More »

Family who took in alleged school shooter: 'He seemed normal'


They declined to provide their son's first name or age. Cruz has been characterised as a "troubled" teenager who became "depressed" after the death of his adoptive mother in November past year. Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel also said his office received about 20 calls about Cruz. Speaking to the Sun Sentinel , the Sneads said that Cruz seemed depressed, but otherwise didn't cause them any trouble. Read More »

OH students tell police school shooting plot was a joke

Students overheard the five 15-year-old freshmen discussing the details of their plan at the lunch table, according to a police report . The matter remains under investigation, but the five involved were transported to the Faircrest Juvenile Attention Center. Read More »

Minneapolis High School Students Walk Out to Support Florida Shooting Victims

And if you don't, then we will change you! "It looks like it's going to be the kids who save us". So this is to every lawmaker out there: No longer can you take money from the NRA. It's in those quiet moments that the reality of this stuff, without all the noise sets in. Mayor Jacob Frey marches with Minneapolis high school students. Read More »

Wendy Williams Reveals She's Battling Graves' Disease


She also said that her hyperthyroid is related to Graves' disease . Graves' disease is an autoimmune disorder that causes overstimulation of the thyroid , which can lead to puffy eyes, anxiety, fatigue, insomnia and elevated blood pressure, according to . Read More »

Georgia Tech vs Virginia basketball


Fresh from its longest break of the ACC season, eight days, Virginia (25-2, 14-1 ACC) attacked Georgia Tech's changing defenses wisely, but the Cavaliers' own defense was a half-step slow. "I don't know if we were rusty from the break, I don't know what it was", Bennett said, "but I do know ... it helped his thumb a lot". Devin Sibley added 10 points and nine rebounds. Read More »

Vonn says goodbye to Olympic downhill


I believed in myself. United States claimed a women's cross-country medal for the first time by winning gold in the team sprint free final, but Bjorgen made her own history by winning a 14th Winter Olympics medal. Each game was met with a packed stadium and the arena rose as one at the final buzzer at the team's last game, as the players from the North and South weeped and hugged each other. Read More »

Lupita to star in Trevor Noah's Born a Crime Feature Film


Her story took a more traumatic turn when his stepfather shot her in the head while on the way back from a church service; but she survived the attack. Noah, the Hollywood Reporter said is producing the project through his Ark Angel Productions banner. Lupita made the revelation via her Instagram page. Read More »

Teachers with guns could save students


ATTACKS WOULD END! History shows that a school shooting lasts, on average, 3 minutes. In January, Sessions was interviewed by special counsel Robert Mueller for four hours, becoming the highest-ranking Trump administration official to be questioned in the Russia investigation, which is also looking into any potential ties between Trump associates and Russian operatives. Read More »

Shoes hurled at Odisha CM during by-poll campaign


The BJD accused the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of orchestrating the attack. "The BJP which has resorted to hooliganism and other violent tactics, will certainly get a fitting reply from the people of Biejpur". Earlier, the Chief Minister was attacked with eggs by a woman while he was addressing a public meeting at Talsari in Bhograi block of Balasore district on January 31. Read More »

Indian Minister wants a temporary ban on Pakistani artists


Tandon defends his choice of recording with Rahat Fateh Ali Khan saying, "Pakistani artists like Rahat Sahab, Ghulam Ali are gifted and all of us in India love their voice". "I will be the first one to refrain". Why were these songs not pulled up for using Pakistani voices, while mine has? "Because most of those are cover versions and mine is an original?" he added. Read More »

Kick 2: Sajid Nadiadwala confirms Jacqueline Fernandez in Salman Khan's sequel film


Salman Khan and Jacqueline Fernandez came together for the first time in Sajid Nadiadwala's Kick and ever since, the audience has been craving to watch the duo again. There were speculations that Jacqueline has been replaced by Amy Jackson in the sequel. Currently, Khan and Jackie are off to Bangkok where they will be shooting for high- octane action scenes for straight 10 days. Read More »

Jennifer Lawrence fires back at 'utterly ridiculous' criticism of her 'sexist' dress


In November, Lawrence told a roundtable of celebrities that she was threatened every time she attempted to stand up for herself at work and said that she often felt afraid that she wouldn't be hired when she spoke out. It's creating silly distractions from real issues. In fact, Lawrence said, "everything you see me wear is my choice" - and not that of her manager, stylist or publicist, as some had theorized. Read More »

Orange rings up 'excellent' performance in 2017

The group confirmed its targets as laid out at its investor day last December, including growth in its adjusted EBITDA for 2018. French telecommunications operator Orange SA reported Wednesday that its fiscal 2017 net income attributable to equity owners of the group plunged to EUR1.906 billion from 2016's EUR2.935 billion. Read More »

Stephen Colbert Rips Marco Rubio, Stands with Parkland Students on Gun Control


Colbert wasn't the only one addressing the Parkland teens on Tuesday night. Colbert seemed angry for the innocent lives lost and underlined that it is indeed children that had taken the brunt of the lack of control. "Just a pipe dream, I know, but..." "Think of it this way: their generation found a way to make it cool to eat Tide Pods". The talk show host spelled out the future of gun control and it begins and ends with the kids. Read More »

Blackmail trailer: Irrfan Khan turns blackmailer in the dark comedy


Irrfan Khan in a still from Blackmail's trailer. picture Courtesy: YouTube. Well, if the trailer is anything to go by, this film looks like an exhilarating ride. Irrfan will also be seen with Deepika Padukone in Vishal Bharadwaj's next. Abhinay Deo took a long seven-year period to pick up his next comedy directorial after Delhi Belly , as the filmmaker wished to get the right script which would match up to his debut directorial. Read More »

Cinemark's new policy bans large bags in theaters


The company said there will be no place for moviegoers to check bags, either. Similar sentiments were shared on the heels of the Parkland, Florida high school shooting. While at the Cinemark, some bags that appeared to be too large were being let in the theater. "Usually all I need is my phone and my wallet anyways so", said Akaira Younger. Read More »

DC-area students walk out, head to Capitol for rally


Students also called out Congressman Chris Collins, a staunch supporter of the second amendment who has said that it's not the job of the federal government to dictate gun control. LaGuardia High School on the Upper West Side. " You know what isn't acceptable?" said Carly Novell, a senior at the Parkland school. After the incident, many lawmakers, gun control advocates and student survivors of the Florida school shooting have urged the Trump administration to implement tougher ... Read More »