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Elton John warned Ed Sheeran that his success won't last forever


Speaking with George Ezra on his podcast he made his feelings very, very clear. 'Now the word celebrity, you can be somebody off Love Island , I don't know who they are. He said: "On the [American radio] chart, which is the middle-of-the-road chart, Ed is still No1 and Shape Of You is still in the chart". "It's like, 'Why? How many times do you wanna listen to this thing?'" John also pointed to the fact that Sheeran's songs are still on the Billboard Hot 100. Read More »

Dr. Dre Loses Trademark Battle With Gynaecologist


The patent office last week dismissed Dr. Dre's trademark dispute with Dr. Draion Burch, a Pittsburgh-based gynecologist who goes by the name Dr. Drai . DRAI marks are used on such goods and services. Dr. Dre sent a cease and desist letter to Burch, because the name would "trade on the goodwill" of Dr. Read More »

MasterCard Incorporated (MA), Oracle Corporation (ORCL)

The stock decreased 0.28% or $0.13 during the last trading session, reaching $45.94. The hedge funds in our database now possess: 14.61 million shares, up from 14.54 million shares in 2017Q3. 109,500 are owned by Gabelli Funds Ltd Liability Co. Oppenheimer And holds 134,595 shares. Investors sentiment increased to 1.15 in 2017 Q4. VeriFone Systems, Inc .'s beta is 1.67 whilst the stock has an average true range (ATR) of 0.43. Read More »

How Analysts Rated Fairmount Santrol Holdings Inc. (NYSE:FMSA) Last Week?

According to Zacks , analysts expect that Fairmount Santrol will report full-year earnings of $0.67 per share for the current fiscal year, with EPS estimates ranging from $0.61 to $0.72. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. Also, EVP Gerald L. Clancey sold 10,477 shares of Fairmount Santrol stock in a transaction dated Thursday, March 8th. Read More »

Oracle To Roll Out Blockchain Platform-As-A-Service This Month


The world's second-largest software company is working with Banco de Chile to log inter-bank transactions on a hyperledger , Kurian said. They are going unveil platform-as-a-service blockchain product this month. IBM started working on a blockchain project several years ago by forming a unit exclusively dedicated to the technology with more than 1,500 employees. Read More »

Teenage boy discovered hidden in lorry in Dublin after travelling from France


The 16 year old was discovered in the trailer, which was carrying equipment for next week's Rolling Stones gig. The young stowaway was discovered at around 4pm this afternoon, and local gardai were alerted to the incident. The youth is now in the care of family agency TUSLA and his nationality is not immediately clear. is reporting that the trailer had come from Calais via the United Kingdom and then to Dublin Port. Read More »

Orbital ATK Inc (NYSE:OA) to announce $0.32 dividend

Accern also assigned media headlines about the aerospace company an impact score of 45.5502293630427 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. Orbital ATK's revenue for the quarter was up 20.9% compared to the same quarter a year ago. The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, May 17th. Read More »

Roman Polanski Warns Academy He Will Sue If He Is Not Reinstated


Oscar-winning director Roman Polanski ( Rosemary's Baby , Chinatown ) has threatened to sue the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences over his expulsion from its ranks, arguing he did not first receive a "fair hearing". "Sometimes it's very dramatic, like the French Revolution or the St Bartholomew's Day massacre in France, or sometimes it's less bloody, like 1968 in Poland or McCarthyism in the US". Read More »

It's a Boy! 'Teen Mom OG' Star Amber Portwood Welcomes Second Child


Amber described their meeting as love at first sight and before she could blink her eyes she announced her pregnancy. James was born at 1:39 a.m. In March she said she struggled to stay healthy while with child. Although Amber's pregnancy may have been drama-free, her relationship with Andrew hasn't been! "But everything's going smoothly". Read More »

Iran's Boss: Trump 'Ca N't do a damn thing'


And he added, "I don't trust these three countries", Britain, France and Germany. He said, "It is clear to me, that we can not prevent an Iranian nuclear bomb under the decaying and rotten structure of the current agreement". He likened some Persian Gulf political leaders to "America's slaves", adding that Iran does not want to be like them. The Revolutionary Guard is a paramilitary force dominated by hardliners, which answers directly to Khamenei. Read More »

'Beautiful: The Carole King Musical' casts Melissa Benoist in title role


Kennedy will return to the role after Benoist's run. Are you excited that Melissa Benoist will be on the Great White Way? Benoist played Marley Rose on Fox's music-filled Glee . Synopsis: " Beautiful charts the rise of the famous singer-songwriter as she goes from being Carol Klein, a simple girl from Brooklyn to an worldwide recording artist". Read More »

Terry Gilliam suffers stroke ahead of Don Quixote's Cannes premiere


The hearing, which took place the night before the festival's opening, was to establish whether Gilliam's " The Man Who Killed Don Quixote " would be permitted to close the Cannes Film Festival on May 19. On top of the legal problems, the film has suffered flooded sets, insurance woes, and the deaths of two actors once attached to the Quixote role - Jean Rochefort and John Hurt. Read More »

Trial of Wife, Child Killer Adjourned Till June 28


The court on Tuesday, however, ordered the continued detention of Nielsen, 53, until June 28 when his proper trial at a high court for the April 5 alleged murder of Zainab, his wife and their daughter Petra , was to start. It reads in part: "After carefully considering the facts available in the duplicate case file, this office is of the considered opinion that a prima facie case of murder contrary to Sections 223, of the Criminal Law, Laws of Lagos State, 2015, exists against the suspect, ... Read More »

Vegan Couple Kat Von D and Leafer Seyer Announce Pregnancy


Seyer, real name Rafael Reyes, shared the same photo on his own account - where he revealed that the couple had already picked out their baby boy's name. Drew Pinsky that she doesn't want any children. "It's a boy", Von D wrote in the post, which shows a picture of her and Seyer together, with her hand on a protruding belly. Read More »

Cardi B's security accused of beating up fan after Met Gala


If you check my tag pics i take a lot of pics with fans.Some people are not fans &sometimes i don't want no pics and i simply don't want people too close cause ofi don't know what are people's intentions sooo i Be careful.Why can't people respect that? NYPD Chief of Detectives Dermot Shea said the video shows the victim "having a loud, boisterous, alcoholic conversation" with Cardi B's entourage. Read More »

Wale drops surprise EP 'Self Promotion'


He then presented the question "What travels and captivates quicker, compliment or an insult?" - and walked away as an unreleased song played in the background. He has yet to reveal any plans for a full length follow up to 2015's Shine via Atlantic Records. Despite the cocky sounding title of the EP, Wale prefaced the new music with a video in which he admits: "Never told u I was flawless". Read More »

Watch the official trailer for Luke Cage season 2


It is unclear how faithful this interpretation of Bushmaster will be to the comics, but from the trailer he looks powerful enough to defeat Luke Cage , something that for the most part is nearly impossible to do. However, Bushmaster, played by Mustafa Shakir , is a crime boss using his powers for evil. But being so visible has only increased his need to protect the community and find the limits of who he can and can't save. Read More »

Rambo 5 on the cards indicates Sylvester Stallone


When longtime family friend and estate manager Maria informs the former soldier that her granddaughter has gone missing after crossing into Mexico for a party, he sets off with her to find the youngster. A director will be announced shortly. As well as (obviously) starring, it's reported that he will be writing the screenplay and also possibly directing too, while Avi Lerner will produce. Read More »

Bayern Munich's Manuel Neuer unsure over World Cup status for Germany


Bayern's DFB Cup final meeting with Eintracht Frankfurt on 19 May has also been floated as a possible comeback date. "I am feeling very good about all the things I am doing. It's hard to imagine playing at a tournament like the World Cup without any prior match practice. "Manuel won't be able to train in this situation, despite the time constraints, or he risks his recovery". Read More »

Lam Research (NASDAQ:LRCX) Insider Patrick J. Lord Sells 6208 Shares

Analysts are forecasting earnings of $5.01 on a per share basis this quarter. Lam Research has a 52 week low of $139.24 and a 52 week high of $234.88. Finally, Deutsche Bank reiterated a buy rating and set a $240.00 target price on shares of Lam Research in a report on Thursday, January 25th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating , twenty-five have assigned a buy rating and two have issued a strong buy rating to the stock. Read More »

Aguilera-Lovato duet premieres at Billboard Music Awards


The Tell Me You Love Me singer and lovely hitmaker have confirmed they are to give their new single Fall In Line - which features on Christina's new LP Liberation - its live debut at the annual ceremony on May 20 at Las Vegas' MGM Grand Garden Arena. Read More »

Cincinnati board to discuss revoking Cosby's honorary degree


Yale, Temple and Carnegie Mellon universities are among those that have revoked honors for Cosby since the comedian's sexual assault conviction last month. The bigger problem is that the board allows honorary degrees at the branch campuses with little regard to the reputation of the university. A brief history of honorary degrees at USC, including the branches, would make really good reading. Read More »

UKTV Secures Five-Show Deal With Disney Including Premiere of 'Harrow'


Harrow , starring Ioan Gruffudd ( Liar ), will premiere in the United Kingdom for the first time as part of the deal. The deal also confirms the return of Federal Bureau of Investigation recruits crime drama " Quantico ", for its third season, and medical drama " Code Black ", for seasons three and four, to Alibi and W, respectively. Read More »

Rapper Cardi B's bodyguards accused of attacking fan


According to Page Six and TMZ , the whole thing went down at 2:15 a.m. outside of the Mark Hotel on E. 77th Street. She declined, but he apparently kept pushing closer. A man learned his lesson last night when members from her entourage allegedly laid him out. He says Offset did not like the way he approached Cardi , and allegedly told his three entourage members, also in the vehicle, to "go after" the man. Read More »

Shayne Ward created Aidan's final Corrie scenes


Actor Shayne Ward , who plays Aidan, and Corrie producer Kate Oates have revealed that Aidan's final moment on screen was originally meant to be an earlier scene at The Rover's, where Aidan is disconnected from the celebrations 'at Johnny and Jenny's leaving party. Read More »

Guns N' Roses at AD Grand Prix


Guns N Roses will close the event, performing on Sunday November 25 at Abu Dhabi's du Arena. In April, Yasalam's organisers announced that Grammy-award winning Canadian R&B star The Weeknd will play on the Friday night of the event. Of course, one of the biggest songs from Guns N'Roses is their power ballad November Rain . This year's F1, Abu Dhabi's tenth, will run from Thursday November 22 to Sunday November 25 at Abu Dhabi's Yas Island. Read More »

Mr. Basketball Trendon Watford invited to national team tryouts


Grimes, a 5-star guard from The Woodlands, Tex., is the only player with previous Team USA experience, having played for the USA Junior National Select Team at the 2018 Nike Hoops Summit. Instead he'll be training with the USA Basketball under-18 national team. Jallow is the only current college player attending the training camp. Dosunmu is one of two players from IL selected for the training camp along with Iowa State-bound Simeon guard Talen Horton-Tucker. Read More »

'Cape Town loses unifier De Lille' - Tutu


Political analyst Zamikhaya Maseti, however, says she may not have as much political clout within the so-called coloured community as many believe. "I think the DA's main challenge is its commitment to clean governance". The DA has received De Lille's court papers; it's studying them and will respond in due course. The ID collapsed into the DA and she became mayor of Cape Town in 2011. Read More »

NBC adds comedies 'Abby's' and 'I Feel Bad' for 2018-19


There are rules at Abby's: no cell phones - not even to "look something up" - and earning a seat at the bar takes time and losing a challenge means drinking a limey, sugary "not-beer" drink. But here's NBC's description to see if you can make sense of it: "Emet (Blue) is the flawless mom, boss, wife, friend and daughter". As the oddball cast of regulars will say, hanging out at Abby's is a coveted honor. Read More »

Stephen Fry, Emma Thompson Join Laika's 'Missing Link'


Additionally, Missing Link is the first title out of Laika that will be distributed in the USA via Megan Ellison's Annapurna Pictures; Universal/Focus Films handled distribution of the studio's first four films - Kubo and the Two Strings , The Boxtrolls , ParaNorman , and Coraline , all of which received Academy Award nominations. Read More »

Malaysia: Polling begins for general elections


He urged voters to vote for the opposition to save the country. Mahathir said in his speech that Malaysia is faced with many problems that only could be solved with the change of a government. While former Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad, leading the Pakatan Harapan, is calling for a change. A simple majority of 112 parliament seats will produce a victor. Read More »