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Did JAY-Z Decline to Perform at the Grammys?

Artists were ranked according to their combined album and digital single sales and were only considered if they have won at least one Grammy Award. The show will be hosted by comedian James Corden for the second year running. New York City, contrary to some other people's claims, is where hip hop was born. Read More »

Padmaavat: These Bollywood stars watched the film before you could

Ministers continued to condemn the film's release and the Karni Sena members resorted to giving mixed signals - they wouldn't mind watching the film before the release but there still might be consequences. The fringe group's chief patron, Lokendra Singh Kalvi, also said that a "janta curfew" will be imposed on theatres that screen the movie. Parts of Haryana , Uttar Pradesh and various other regions in North India are more vulnerable to violence and people especially the ... Read More »

'I Would Love To' Testify Under Oath to Mueller

It was reported that Mueller's investigation was in talks with the White House about interviewing Trump, and he said he would prefer to do it soon. He acknowledged that he participated in a meeting with former Trump campaign aide George Papadopoulos , who pleaded guilty to lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation about his contacts with Russians and attempts to set up a meeting between the Trump campaign and Russians, according to documents unsealed in Mueller's probe. Read More »

Oscars: Female Nominees Tie Record For Most In One Year

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After years of accusations that the Academy Awards were " too male and too white", the Oscars are steadily diversifying and this year's nominations could debunk most of those criticism. Sequeira; and film editor Sidney Wolinsky. She is the first female director to be nominated for an Oscar in 8 years. " Get Out " is nominated for Best Picture and Best Original Screenplay . Read More »

Raw 25: A Fun Dose of Nostalgia with Not Much Else

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This was the flawless opening segment for an anniversary show of Raw . Watch the pre-show on YouTube with the first video before the YouTube playlist below. As he appeared at The Manhattan Center, he was noticeably NOT wearing his signature hat and duster, which he left in the ring after being defeated by Roman Reigns . Read More »

Chung into Australian Open semi-finals

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The 21-year-old Chung hadn't let up when upsetting No. 4 Alexander Zverev or six-time Australian Open champion Novak Djokovic en route to the quarterfinals, but he let his guard down in the last game and needed six match points and to fend off two break points to hold off Sandgren. Read More »

Grumpy Cat Wins $710K Ruling in Copyright Case

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Naturally, the lucrative cat soon found itself at the center of an intellectual property dispute that's raged on since 2015 between Grumpy Cat Limited and the Grenade beverage company. She later formed Grumpy Cat Limited, monetising the dour kitty. The movie was rumored to have actors such as Will Ferrell and Jack Black but it never happened. Read More »

Ford Motor Company (F) Stake Upped by Leuthold Group Llc

It has underperformed by 12.43% the S&P500. For example, a company with 40 million shares selling at $100 a share would have a market cap of $4 billion. (NYSE:GNRC) stake by 191,258 shares and now owns 1.23M shares. The ERP5 Rank is an investment tool that analysts use to discover undervalued companies. Read More »

Hyderabad: 22-year-old man severely injured after risky train selfie stunt

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The incident occurred on Sunday near Bharat Nagar railway station on the outskirts of Hyderabad . The audio, still on, indicates a commotion as people realise what happened and rush towards the injured man. "He did not realize the danger he was in and ignored the furious honking by the loco pilot who tried to warn him off". The man, Shiva , reportedly suffered head injuries. Read More »

Taylor Kitsch Is a Charismatic David Koresh in 'Waco'

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The noise Koresh made almost 25 years ago still echoes through history. After what became the longest gun battle in USA law enforcement history, four ATF agents and six civilians were dead and dozens more were wounded. "I really do think how he's incredibly smart and he was incredible at having the pulse in that compound", the actor says. "And we had already spent a couple of weeks in character filming scenes inside the compound in the room where Koresh would do his sermons, and I mean it ... Read More »

Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank to Wednesday at St George's Chapel

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Princess Eugenie has been gushing over her intended since the announcement of her engagement , telling the BBC's The One Show that the proposal from her boyfriend of seven years was a "perfect moment" . The couple, who have been dating for seven years, wanted to Wednesday immediately and desired a September wedding at Windsor, however, those plans had to be put on pause. Read More »

Netflix adds 2 mn subscribers; market cap reaches $100 bn

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Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX ) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, January 22nd. (NASDAQ NFLX) traded up $11.01 on Wednesday, reaching $261.30. SG Americas Securities LLC now owns 25,426 shares of the Internet television network's stock valued at $4,881,000 after buying an additional 675,267 shares during the period. Read More »

Kylie Jenner 'didn't want her pregnancy to be a circus'

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In any case, sources close to Jenner said that her being off the spotlight is "not a permanent thing". "Kylie and Travis got into a blowout fight after he showed up unexpectedly to her mother Kris' house, where she's been staying lately", a source close to Jenner revealed to Radar Online on January 22. Read More »

Bill Cosby performs at comedy club in Germantown

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This marked the comedian's first public show since 2015, which was around the time all of the sexual assault allegations started being made against him. Local news station FOX 29 reported that Cosby spent about 45 minuted on stage before he was ushered out of the venue by his team. Bill Cosby seems to be making an unofficial Philadelphia press tour in the countdown to his sexual misconduct retrial scheduled for April. Read More »

'Riverdale' Sets Musical Episode Around Stephen King Classic 'Carrie'

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The musical, based, like 1976 movie, on Stephen King's novel, premiered on Broadway in 1988 and famously closed after only a few performances when it received bad reviews. There will also be special appearances by Josie McCoy ( Ashleigh Murray ) as the gym teacher and Alice Cooper (Madchen Amick) as Carrie's mother. She'll be joined by the majority of her classmates, with the exception of Kevin Keller , who will be directing with the assistance of none other than Fangs Fogarty. Read More »

Judge in Sports Doctor's Abuse Trial Known for Support of Victims' Rights

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The sentence, handed down in response to Nassar's pleading guilty to ten sexual assault charges, comes after the formerly world renowned sports physician was sentenced to 60 years on child pornography charges in 2017. As victim after victim shared horrific tales of assault and abuse, Aquilina has acted as both judge and therapist, offering empathy, comfort and advice to each individual. Read More »

Netflix might acquire Cloverfield sequel God Particle

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A listing on LinkedIn from a Lighting Artist working on the movie has it that the third film in the franchise is titled " Cloverfield Station ". Paramount is understood to be in talks with Netflix over global distribution rights for the third Cloverfield movie. Read More »

Minnesota Public Radio President Breaks Silence On Garrison Keillor's Exit

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Keillor said he simply put his hand on a woman's back and later apologized. Over four decades, Mr. Keillor had created a financial juggernaut for the radio network with " A Prairie Home Companion ", his weekly broadcast of songs, skits and tales of his fictional hometown Lake Wobegon - along with related books, recordings and other products. Read More »

Oscar nominations: Don't depend 'Three Billboards' out simply but

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Yet Plummer still gave a performance worthy of an Oscar nomination? The Academy Award nominees for this year were announced Tuesday morning and I could probably county on one hand the number of movies that were nominated in the big categories that were shown either here or Weyburn. Read More »

Macron calls for global compact to harness globalisation

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Mr Macron said in a speech at the World Economic Forum in Davos , Switzerland, that he wants to make innovation the "centrepiece" of his economic policy. Adding: "In France, it was forbidden to fail and forbidden to succeed". He also argued that the world should cast off its obsession with economic growth, which he said is "not an end in itself". Read More »

Camels Were Disqualified From This Saudi Arabian Beauty Pageant For Using Botox

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The event draws in some 30,000 camels that are showcased and judged based on a variety of factors that include the shape of their lips, the size of their humps, and even the shape of the bridge of their nose. The festival website displays this helpful infographic on camel beauty standards. "We used to preserve it out of necessity, now we preserve it as a pastime". Read More »

So Drake stole the Scary Hours cover art?

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Both are set to appear on his new " Scary Hours " project. " God's Plan " was streamed more than 4.3 million times on January 22 in the United States alone. Rabit took the Instagram route for his claims, revealing that Drizzy stole the artwork from a poster designed for him in 2015. "Lol BUT I love being part of a team that's so creative and iconic". Read More »

White House Teases Major Immigration Reform Framework to be Introduced Next Week

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The White House's plan comes after the latest negotiations between the White House and lawmakers of both parties broke down, leading to a three-day government shutdown. He did not reach out to Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer or any other Democrat, instead calling fellow Republicans and Cabinet members to check on the response to the shutdown. Read More »

Battle Creek Central grad nominated for Grammy awards

Hov is going into the Grammys with the most nominations this year and everything assumed that he would be taking the stage possibly with Beyonce to perform "Family Feud" or even "4:44". This year, she's nominated for Best Country Solo Performance and Best American Roots Performance. Leonard Cohen and Chris Cornell are both nominated for best rock performance; other deceased nominees include Glen Campbell, Gregg Allman and Carrie Fisher, who is nominated for best spoken word album, ... Read More »

CBS Reviving 'Murphy Brown' With Star Candice Bergen

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If it was a hit in the 1980s or 1990s, there's a good chance it will be back soon. " Murphy Brown " joins a growing list of old series made new, including "Will & Grace" on NBC, " Roseanne " on ABC and "Dynasty" on The CW. Original creator Diane English will return as a writer and executive producer. Other cast members in the original series included Charles Kimbrough as Jim Dial; Joe Regalbuto as Frank Fontana; Faith Ford as Corky Sherwood and Grant Shaud as Miles Silverberg. Read More »

Smith, Legendary Frontman Of The Fall, Has Died Aged 60

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Smith , has passed away at the age of 60. At the time, his manager referred to the problems as "bizarre and rare medical issues". Singers Lisa Stansfield and Billy Bragg paid tribute to Smith saying a "cultural icon" had died. "A true uncompromising musical maverick". Mark E Smith was one of them. "Babydriver" director Edgar Wright tweeted that Smith was "not merely a legend of indie music but someone who, for me, was a gateway into that very genre". Read More »

Kim Kardashian Considering Using Surrogate For Her Next Child

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She revealed that she would be unable to carry another child due to preeclampsia and placenta accreta , which made her consider a surrogate for the birth of her third child . Should Kardashian and West opt for a fourth child, the decision would keep the Kardashian baby boom in full swing. The source added to People magazine: "It's true that he was really the push for baby number three because he loves kids and wants a lot". Read More »

Erykah Badu loves what Bill Cosby's 'done for the world'

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Marchese pushed back, saying he wasn't good at painting, and says even if he were, what does that have to do with any "good" in him. Then she retracted that statement and showed pity for his bad childhood. Badu went on to explain her way of thinking. Since the interview was published, Twitter has erupted with many fans blasting Badu for seemingly supporting problematic and historically evil leaders. Read More »

Macaulay Culkin: My father was abusive

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Facing up to four years in prison, Murray - who injected the King of Pop with a lethal dose of the anesthetic Propofol - had his medical license restricted as a result and he is not able to prescribe or administer any sedatives. The two famously became close friends afterward. Culkin said he remained on good terms with his mother, though he challenged her at one point for staying with a man whom she knew was abusive to her kids. Read More »

Whoa! 50 Cent Made Millions By Allowing Bitcoin in Album Sales

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Which doesn't sound like a lot. If you're looking for 50 Cent you can probably find him in the club, celebrating his new Bitcoin fortune worth over $7 million. Not only does he own Cheetah Vision, a production company that makes low budget action films, but he also made millions when Coca Cola bought drinks company Vitamin Water, with his shares said to be worth $500,000,000. Read More »

Ant McPartlin SLAMS 'meltdown' claims on Twitter

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You'd think the shine would have gone off it after all this time, but they were especially grateful for this one. "Thank you so much to every body who has taken the time to vote for us, we really appreciate it". Ant was up against his estranged wife, Lisa, in the Best Talent Show category; he for Britain's Got Talent and X Factor , and she for Strictly Come Dancing where she's head of makeup (in the end, Strictly proved victorious). Read More »