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Comic actress who blundered to success dies at 80


She was "a woman of huge warmth and generosity", Abbot said. "She was not only a great sport but a huge comedy talent". She also appeared in Matt Lucas's dialogue-free sitcom Pompidou and said proudly that she'd been "lucky enough to work with three geniuses: Benny Hill , Mel Brooks and Matt Lucas". Read More »

Ashley Judd Says James Franco's Response to Sexual Harassment Allegations was 'Terrific'


Franco was awarded the honour on Thursday night, for his role in The Disaster Artist , hours after the Los Angeles Times had published claims by five women that he had been sexually inappropriate. "I was talking to him, all of a sudden his penis was out. He is really hurt because he didn't know that we would be in a place where giving someone a voice would be giving someone a license to speak without any accountability". Read More »

Seal clarifies position on Oprah Winfrey social media post


Let's just say we've all heard things about each other, haven't we?" Another person took to Twitter and shared photos of Seal with Kevin Spacey , who has also faced multiple allegations of sexual misconduct, and Seal's ex-wife and mother of his children, model Heidi Klum , posing with Weinstein . Read More »

More than 40 People Remain Missing after the Mudslides in California


Farrell along with his parents and their dog took refuge in their hallway filled thigh-high with water for more than an hour as the flood rushed through their home, The ABC reported. Trashed areas were awash in a sea of mud, with only the tallest trees standing and some homes buried up to their roofs. U.S. Route 101, California's primary coastal route, remains partially shut down. Read More »

Holder Bb&T Corp Has Lifted United Parcel (UPS) Position

It has underperformed by 18.19% the S&P500. Bb&T Corp bought 67,713 shares as the company's stock declined 3.26% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 1.97 million shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $92.75M, up from 1.83M at the end of the previous reported quarter. Read More »

Arsene Wenger confirms he will honour his contract


Wenger, who completes a three-match touchline ban at Bournemouth, feels the trip to the south coast is crucial as he returns to the league following a disappointing FA Cup exit to Nottingham Forest last Sunday and a goalless draw at Chelsea in the League Cup semi-final first leg on Wednesday. Read More »

Models accuse photographers of harassment


The allegations against Testino, The Times reports, date back to the 1990s. We never had sex or anything, but a lot of things happened. A lot of touching. Locke alleges he pushed the photographer away, got dressed and left. "I threw the towel on him, put my clothes on and walked out". Some of Testino's accusers said that they would not speak publicly about the allegations, noting that they felt pressured to go along with his advances in order to preserve their careers. Read More »

Troye Sivan Gets Even Wilder In New Video For "My My My!"


The song is quite the banger, and may be some of the best work he has yet to release. If we don't hear this on our next night out, we'll be sorely disappointed. According to Nielsen Music, Sivan's albums have earned 953,000 equivalent album units in the USA, and his catalog of songs have generated 714 million on-demand audio and video streams. Read More »

Saturday Night Live Reveals Bill Murray as Their Steve Bannon


The best part of all, though, was when the Grim Reaper, who normally represents Steve Bannon , turned out to be Bill Murray . In Murray's sleaziest tone, Bannon said he's already got some king-making prospects: Logan Paul, Martin Shkreli and "the Subway guy, Jared Fogle". Read More »

Dua Lipa beats Ed Sheeran in Brit Awards 2018 nominations

The 2018 ceremony is staged at The O2 on February 21. Will you be going to see her live? She is nominated in five categories including best album, best female and best single. He also heralded Ed Sheeran , who collected four nominations following the release of his record-breaking third album, Divide , and referenced the wider global success of British music. Read More »

Tiger Zinda Hai Day 23 in overseas


After fetching a good response from the film-watchers in overseas, the Hindi offering garnered a thumping business in the global market. The film has been helmed by Ali Abbas Zafar . Ali Abbas Zafar's Tiger Zinda Hai earned Rs7.50 crore, approximately, on its second Tuesday, 2 January, as per figures shared by, which is almost half of what it earned the previous day, 1 January - Rs 18 crore, approximately. Read More »

Mourinho feels 'contempt' for Conte


Thibaut Courtois slammed the Chelsea fans who voiced their dissatisfaction during a third consecutive 0-0 draw. Chelsea stayed in third place, behind second-place Manchester United on goal difference and 15 points off leader Manchester City . Read More »

London store Harrods to remove Diana statue


The statue of Diana, Princess of Wales and Dodi Al Fayed was unveiled at Harrods on September 1, 2005. The golden statue has been based inside the Knightsbridge store since 2005 after it was unveiled by the then-owner Mohammed al Fayed. Read More »

Tractor Supply (NASDAQ:TSCO) Upgraded to Buy by BidaskClub

Tractor Supply Company ( TSCO ) has 0 billion shares outstanding now, 93.87% of which belong to institutional investors. It has underperformed by 54.59% the S&P500. Net earnings for the quarter were posted at $0.72 per share, whereas Wall Street had forecast $0.68 per share. TSCO's profit will be $107.98 million for 23.14 P/E if the $0.86 EPS becomes a reality. Read More »

Fire breaks out at airport, none hurt


At 2.04 pm, Level II fire call was sent out and by 2.40 pm, an alarm was raised for Level III. A total of nine fire engines were deployed on the job apart from water tankers and ambulances which had been kept on standby. She clarified that the fire had not hampered other airport operations in any way. A massive fire at the city's domestic airport, Terminal 1B, engulfed a 5,000 sq ft area on Saturday afternoon. Read More »

AMC Renews 'The Walking Dead'


If you've been waiting for your favorite AMC shows to get back on the air, some premiere dates were released Saturday at the Television Critics Association winter press tour. The series will take on a new showrunner as Scott Gimple steps down from the role and moves on to be Chief Content Officer for the Walking Dead universe, including Fear the Walking Dead . Read More »

Trump reverses on prospect of Mueller interview


Gen. Mike Flynn , Trump's top national security aide, and Russia's then-ambassador to the U.S. As Flynn later admitted in court documents when he pleaded guilty to lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation that he and the ambassador discussed Flynn's request for Moscow not to retaliate against the punitive measures that President Barack Obama imposed in retaliation for the election interference. Read More »

Eliza Dushku: Stuntman Sexually Assaulted Me at 12


Kramer said the taxi cab ride she recalled never happened. Kramer , who doesn't have a Facebook account, learned of Dushku's post hours later and was read the entire story over the phone. Dushku wrote in her post that she heard rumors he was forced to leave the business amid additional accusations. Kramer's recent credits, according to IMDB, include stunt coordinator work on Blade Runner 2049 , Star Trek: Discovery , and Westworld . Read More »

DiCaprio to star in Charles Manson film


Leonardo DiCaprio has been confirmed as being cast in the upcoming film, Tarantino's ninth as a director. Before Tarantino cast DiCaprio as racist plantation owner Calvin Candie in 2012's Django Unchained , he had wanted an older actor to play the role, but rewrote it to take into account DiCaprio's age. Read More »

A peek into Ranbir Kapoor's life


Taking to her Instagram account, Neetu shared the lovely photo with a caption that read, "Deep thinkers". Neetu Kapoor has often shared her videos and we totally get an idea about how big a drama queen she is. In mid-December a year ago, IANS reported that he asked journalists to leave a book launch event (in spite of an invitation from the publisher) in New Delhi and also made a comment that they are there only for "muft ki daaru" (free alcohol). Read More »

Stock Bulletin: Scorpio Tankers Inc (STNG)

About 87,844 shares traded. It has underperformed by 40.50% the S&P500. Patriot Financial Partners Gp Lp increased its stake in Meta Financial Group Inc. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, February 18 by Deutsche Bank. Scorpio Tankers Inc (NYSE: STNG)'s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve month stands at 2.18, whereas its price to book ratio for the most recent quarters is at 0.46. Read More »

Shazam Movie Set for April 5, 2019 Release


WB had previously also booked a July 27, 2018 release date for an untitled DC movie, but the studio has announced that the project is now off the calendar. Dwayne Johnson will not appear as the villain Black Adam in the film and is developing a solo film for the anti-hero as a separate project. Though so, it is reported that the story will still be a part of the shared universe first established in " Man of Steel ". Read More »

Mom of boy in H&M's 'coolest monkey' advert says, 'Recover from it'


The distraught mum told Gulf News that some vile social media users have even called a "monkey" while trying to defend her son. "How can you fight racism if you make racist remarks", she said. Ms Mango's uncle, Kenyan-born music promoter Clay Onyango, said the family have met with H&M and believed the brand had not meant to be racist, but found the decision to run the hoodie mind-boggling. Read More »

Kate Couric on Matt Lauer: 'I Had No Idea'


The truth is that a joke I created on late night television was only this, as it was utterly contrary to our brother-sister relationship. " The accounts I've read and heard have been disturbing, distressing and disorienting and it's completely unacceptable that any woman at the Today show experienced this kind of treatment", Couric reveals. Read More »

Life Time fitness center removes cable news channels from its screens


USA, A&E, Discovery, HGTV, the local over-the-air stations and ESPN are all that remain on the visual menu of distractions while sweating off the caloric consequences of the holidays. These TVs can be seen throughout the fitness areas, but can only be heard through headphones. Local news is still allowed. In 2015, the Huffington Post spoke with one psychologist who said violent media exposure can contribute to stress, anxiety, depression, or even post-traumatic stress disorder. Read More »

Trump language on Africa unacceptable, racist: Ghana

The Post said that Trump rejected a bipartisan bill that would have restored protections for immigrants from Haiti , El Salvador and a handful of African countries. You get what I'm saying? "Following comments by the president, I said my piece directly to him yesterday". Or I could tell you about the singular, oppressive narrative the media trots out when talking about Haiti, the one about an island mired in poverty and misery, the one about AIDS, the one about a country plagued by ... Read More »

White House doctor: Donald Trump in 'excellent health'

He later added, "I thought he misspoke, and, as I said , I think President Trump is not a racist, but I do think he is racially uninformed". Haiti's ambassador to the US, Paul Altidor, said on Friday the president's reported remarks were particularly unwelcome coming on the eighth anniversary of the quake which killed more than 200,000 people on the Caribbean island. Read More »

Jai Simha Pre Release Talk!


Agnyaathavassi has opened in theatres to a mixed response from the public. According to trade pundits, Jai Simha may not collect more than Pawan film, but the film is getting good reviews and ratings . Brahmanandam, Prakash Raj, Ashutosh Rana, Murali Mohan, Jayaprakash in the crucial roles. Balakrishna Jai Simha has opened to decent response at the U.S. Read More »

First look at Morgan's Fear the Walking Dead crossover


That's why it came as such a huge shock to viewers when Carl Grimes was bitten by a zombie in the midseason finale of the eighth season. Robert Kirkman , comic book genius and founding father of The Walking Dead , has weighed in on Carl's impending death. Read More »