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Sooke school district warns parents about popular show '13 Reasons Why'
- April 29, 2017

The show is rated TV-MA, which means it may be unsuitable for children under 17 and three episodes contain "viewer discretion advised" warnings. "I think the issue is here that you've got a television show that may be wonderfully produced and well done", Edwards said. (more...)
The real-life implications of '13 Reasons Why'
- April 29, 2017

One is that he and his friends are going to watch it, no matter what we as parents say. Chelsea Tate heard about the show from daughter Kiarra, 12, a KMS sixth-grader, shortly before receiving the school's advisory. CEO Ron Dunn says he isn't specifically against 13 Reasons Why, but is concerned about how the series' narrative is framed. The findings? Eighty-two per cent of Canadian parents say they watch shows like Supernatural, Pretty Little Liars and Stranger Things to feel closer to ... (more...)
Disney all set for its summer 2019 release of 'Star Wars IX' Disney all set for its summer 2019 release of 'Star Wars IX'
- April 29, 2017

In between these two films, we got the first " Star Wars Story", the expanded Universe films that keep the series ticking over between the main sequels. Disney gave no details on " Star Wars: Episode IX ", about which little is known except that it will be directed by Colin Trevorrow . Another sequel, the awkwardly-named Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2, has shifted from a March release to November 21, 2018. (more...)
Manhunt on for escaped inmate convicted in attempting murder of cop Manhunt on for escaped inmate convicted in attempting murder of cop
- April 29, 2017

Police are searching for a prisoner who escaped custody in Jessup Friday while awaiting psychiatric evaluation in connection with shooting into law enforcement officers' homes. Every article of clothing Watson was wearing was white and had no markings. He reportedly shot into the homes of officers and was sentenced to 106 years in prison. (more...)
Murray loses in Monte Carlo
- April 29, 2017

His reward is a last-eight clash with France's Lucas Pouille , who advanced when leading his first set against compatriot Adrian Mannarino 3-0. The world number one started his second-round match against Gilles Muller on Wednesday with three double faults in the first four points of the match and it did not get much better in his match-up against the clay-specialist. (more...)
Texas House OKs plans for future business tax cuts Texas House OKs plans for future business tax cuts
- April 29, 2017

Immigration and Customs Enforcement in all circumstances and, most controversially, allows police officers to inquire about the immigration status of anyone they arrest or detain for something like a traffic stop . "It just ensures that once a person is now being detained, or they have been arrested lawfully...and they learn that this person, for instance, has a federal detainer, that they can honor that", Schaefer said of his amendment . (more...)
National, Local Protests Against Trump Climate Agenda National, Local Protests Against Trump Climate Agenda
- April 29, 2017

Tens of thousands of people attended that march in NY. A complete listing of these nationwide marches can be found on the People's Climate website . It started with the 2014 march on the eve of the UN Climate Summit when 400,000 people marched through New York City. (more...)
Gobert doing what he has all year: shutting down the paint
- April 29, 2017

The Clippers have had no answer for him on defense, and he's been able to get whatever shot he wants when he wants it. "We've been in that situation in high school basketball and college basketball". Hood was pretty bad. In NBA history, the team with a 3-2 advantage wins the series 84.4 percent of the time . "The mentality is, you can't go to Utah and win two games". (more...)
Prince William, Kate startled after water squirted at them by runner
- April 29, 2017

William, Kate and Harry said they hope it will be the year of the "mental health marathon", with blue headbands to be worn by a number competitors this year in support of Heads Together . "When you have children, it really does put your own emotions and your own life into perspective and it has been very, very interesting understanding why I get so upset about some things, why some things affect me", William said in the clip released by his office on Friday [Saturday NZ Time]. (more...)
"Star Wars IX" sets release date
- April 29, 2017

Perhaps the most noteworthy part of this information is that Star Wars: Episode IX is coming out in the summer. An anthology film about a young Han Solo - which is a standalone movie unrelated to the trilogy - will premiere on May 25, 2018. (more...)
Prince William gets squirted with water by a cheeky London Marathon runner
- April 29, 2017

You always told me that I had to sit down And I think about those memories, but I was rather like "not want to think about it". Speaking candidly about the trauma they endured as children when their mother Diana, Princess of Wales , was killed in a vehicle crash in Paris, the princes urged people to be more open with their emotions. (more...)
President Trump's Earth Day Message, "protect the environment and our workers".
- April 29, 2017

Many signs focused on President Trump and his administration's proposed budget cuts to the national institute of health. "Did we vote to defund safe drinking water by one third?" The crowd fended off a steady rain with umbrellas and jackets as event co-host Questlove alluded to Trump. (more...)
Stephen Colbert and 'Stephen Colbert' bid farewell to Bill O'Reilly
- April 29, 2017

Fox News did not respond to a request by Deadline for comment from Deadline on Smith's statement. The show had lost numerous advertisers after news about Fox News paying out more than $13 million to settle five separate sexual harassment lawsuits against him broke. (more...)
Where to Watch the Met Gala Red Carpet
- April 28, 2017

As for the art: each year, the gala coincides with the opening of a major fashion exhibition , from which the gala takes its theme, giving attendees a sartorial prompt, if you will, to engage with the show through their choice of outfits. Even if you have the cash, if you're not on the list, then save your cash for another charity. According to the Costume Institute , this is only the second time the Met has honoured a living designer in this way-the first was Yves Saint Laurent back ... (more...)
Karnataka Is The Most Corrupt State In The Country, Reveals Survey Karnataka Is The Most Corrupt State In The Country, Reveals Survey
- April 28, 2017

However, in states like Punjab, Andhra Pradesh, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh and J&K, around 25 per cent of respondents blamed the citizens for the prevalence of corruption in public services. CMS chairman N Bhaskara Rao said the key reasons for paying a bribe for a public service remained consistent between 2005 and 2017, "indicating there has been little focus on ground-level issues while addressing corruption". (more...)
'Frozen 2,' 'Star Wars: Episode IX' snag release dates in 2019 'Frozen 2,' 'Star Wars: Episode IX' snag release dates in 2019
- April 28, 2017

Delays and reshoots during the productions of both The Force Awakens and Rogue One: A Star Wars Story caused their release dates to be shifted from May back into December, which also affected the production of The Last Jedi. Instead of July 19, 2019 , it will be in theaters July 10, 2020 . Indiana Jones series star Harrison Ford , who will be 78 by the time the movie hits screens, is all set to reprise his role as the legendary adventurer. (more...)
Roseanne rumored to be returning in limited series Roseanne rumored to be returning in limited series
- April 28, 2017

Deadline reports that an eight-episode limited series revival of Roseanne Barr's classic '90s ABC family sitcom is now in development, and original stars Barr, John Goodman, Sara Gilbert, Laurie Metcalf, and Johnny Galecki are all "in the process" of returning to appear in some form. (more...)
Prabhas Saaho Movie Teaser out; it's Showtime Prabhas Saaho Movie Teaser out; it's Showtime
- April 28, 2017

Baahubali - The Beginning has taken the Indian Cinema to the world with the Magnum Opus. In the occasion of the release of Bahubali 2 (The Conclusion), they launched Prabhas new film Sahoo's teaser today. The film raked in over Rs 30 crore just from its advance booking which is usually around Rs 15-16 crore for big films, starring Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan and Aamir Khan. (more...)
Star Wars Episode IX, Indiana Jones 5 Release Dates Revealed Star Wars Episode IX, Indiana Jones 5 Release Dates Revealed
- April 28, 2017

Disney is pushing back the release of the next Indiana Jones movie by a full year, from July 19, 2019 to July 10, 2010, in order to make way for The Lion King , which gets the July 19 date, while Frozen 2 will hit theaters November 27, 2019. (more...)
Ann Coulter a no-show at raucous but peaceful Berkeley rally Ann Coulter a no-show at raucous but peaceful Berkeley rally
- April 28, 2017

Later, supporters of Trump shouted "Build that wall!" while opponents chanted "No wall". "Republicans said that's not who we are". Thursday's tensions were another example of how Berkeley has emerged as a flashpoint for extreme left and right forces amid the debate over free speech in a place where the 1960s USA free speech movement began before spreading to college campuses across the nation. (more...)