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Star Wars: The Last Jedi pulled from China after just two weeks Star Wars: The Last Jedi pulled from China after just two weeks
- January 18, 2018

This may have had a knock-on effect on the other main chapters in the franchise, since Episode VIII , The Last Jedi , was originally supposed to come out in May 2017, but got pushed back to December, too; Episode IX , with JJ Abrams back at the helm, will come out in December rather than May 2019. (more...)
Oil rises ahead of USA weekly inventory figures Oil rises ahead of USA weekly inventory figures
- January 18, 2018

According recent report, Brent crude futures were at 69.35 dollars at 0124 GMT, up 20 cents or 0.3 per cent from their last close. The American Petroleum Institute (API) data revealed a 5.121-million-barrel draw of the US crude oil inventories for the week ending January 12, marking another large draw in weeks. (more...)
New Photo & Official Synopsis For 'Ant-Man & The Wasp' Released New Photo & Official Synopsis For 'Ant-Man & The Wasp' Released
- January 18, 2018

Like her mother before her, she'll be donning the Wasp outfit. Superhero duo of Ant-Man and The Wasp look ready for action in the newly released photo from the second Ant-Man movie. Kevin Feige is producing with Louis D'Esposito, Victoria Alonso, Stephen Broussard, Charles Newirth, and Stan Lee serving as executive producers. Peyton Reed returns for the sequel from a script by Chris McKenna, Erik Sommers, Andrew Barrer, and Gabriel Ferrari. (more...)
Things To Know About The Cognitive Test Trump's Doctor Gave Him
- January 18, 2018

The White House chefs, Jackson said, are now cooking for him a much healthier diet. Jackson said that he has spoken with the president about changing his diet and implementing an exercise plan with the goal of helping Trump lose 10-15 pounds within a one-year span. (more...)
'Jersey Shore' star Mike 'The Situation' Sorrentino facing 15 years in jail 'Jersey Shore' star Mike 'The Situation' Sorrentino facing 15 years in jail
- January 18, 2018

The government also alleged that they deposited cash into different bank accounts to avoid reporting income to the IRS, as well as inflating their business expenses for high-end cars and clothing. Marc Sorrentino's attorney did not immediately respond to a request for comment Wednesday afternoon. About three years following the initial indictment, the brothers were slapped with additional charges in April 2017 - including falsifying records, tax evasion and structuring. (more...)
Kristen Wiig comedy series produced by Reese Witherspoon is picked by Apple Kristen Wiig comedy series produced by Reese Witherspoon is picked by Apple
- January 18, 2018

She will exec produce alongside Witherspoon, her Hello Sunshine topper Lauren Neustadter and Wiig. There's also Witherspoon and Jennifer Aniston's untitled drama, centering around a cutthroat morning talk show, à la Today or Good Morning America . (more...)
FoxNext Games, Cold Iron Studios Working on new Alien Game FoxNext Games, Cold Iron Studios Working on new Alien Game
- January 17, 2018

Unfortunately, all Sega's Alien games, even Isolation , were sales disappointments, so it's not surprising Fox has made a decision to move development in house. "We believe in FoxNext's vision and we are thrilled about the opportunity to explore an incredible and rich universe", said Cold Iron CEO Craig Zinkievich. (more...)
Alec Baldwin Describes Renunciation Of Woody Allen As 'Unfair And Sad' Alec Baldwin Describes Renunciation Of Woody Allen As 'Unfair And Sad'
- January 17, 2018

On Monday, Timothee Chalamet followed suit, with Greta Gerwig , who worked with Allen in 2012, expressing remorse over working with him last week. Hall , who also starred in Allen's 2008 film Vicky Cristina Barcelona , said she had been affected by public statements made by Dylan Farrow regarding Allen. (more...)
Ex-'Today' anchor Ann Curry says sex harassment festered at NBC Ex-'Today' anchor Ann Curry says sex harassment festered at NBC
- January 17, 2018

Im an honest person, I want to tell you that it was, yes, period". "You know, I'm trying to do no harm in these conversations", replied a cautious Curry. The pair had little chemistry and reports at the time said Lauer very publicly complained about her off-set at NBC. " Today " has slipped past ABC's "Good Morning America" into first place in the morning ratings since Kotb began subbing for Lauer the day he was sacked, its longest winning streak in years. (more...)
Kendrick Lamar, Elton John, Miley Cyrus & Sam Smith Added as Grammys Performers Kendrick Lamar, Elton John, Miley Cyrus & Sam Smith Added as Grammys Performers
- January 17, 2018

Kendrick Lamar is reportedly in talks to sign a new publishing deal that could net him well over $20 million for the rights to his music catalog, according to Billboard . Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee are also expected to perform their hit collaboration: "Despacito", which is nominated for several Grammy Awards including Record of the Year and Song of the Year. (more...)
Logan Paul Thinks He Deserves A Second Chance - Do U Agree?? Logan Paul Thinks He Deserves A Second Chance - Do U Agree??
- January 17, 2018

If you're now part of the YouTube Partner Program: This new requirement applies to existing channels who are now part of the YouTube Partner Program so if you're below the threshold, you'll have until February 20th, 2018 before ads stop running on your videos. (more...)
Apple, HBO In Bidding War For JJ Abrams New Sci-Fi Drama Series Apple, HBO In Bidding War For JJ Abrams New Sci-Fi Drama Series
- January 17, 2018

According to Variety , the unnamed sci-fi drama is the subject of a bidding war between HBO and Apple . But none of us are J.J Abrams. "According to The Hollywood Reporter , Abrams" script follows a mother, father, and daughter who get into a vehicle crash which leaves the mother, a scientist, in a coma. (more...)
Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co (GT) Declares $0.14 Quarterly Dividend Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co (GT) Declares $0.14 Quarterly Dividend
- January 17, 2018

It has underperformed by 0.42% the S&P500. U S Global Investors Inc increased its stake in Goodyear Tire & Rubr Co (GT) by 47.63% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Friday, October 13 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. Buckingham Research upgraded the shares of BA in report on Thursday, February 18 to "Neutral" rating. (more...)
European Central Bank clears Ben Stokes to return to England team European Central Bank clears Ben Stokes to return to England team
- January 17, 2018

Stokes was charged on advice from the Crown Prosecution Service on Monday and will appear at Bristol Magistrates' Court at a later date. The ECB said Stokes' intention to contest the charge had been crucial in its decision to allow him to resume an England career that now comprises 39 Tests, 62 one-day internationals and 21 Twenty20 internationals. (more...)
I'm not a racist, says Trump on vulgar talk I'm not a racist, says Trump on vulgar talk
- January 17, 2018

Since some Democrats say they won't greenlight the budget if DACA isn't resolved, the government could face a shut down on Friday. Durbin also explored the details of the meeting from last week on what exactly the President had said, pressing Nielsen - who was under oath - on what she heard. (more...)
White House physician: Trump is in excellent physical and mental health White House physician: Trump is in excellent physical and mental health
- January 17, 2018

Jackson made an appearance at a 3:30 p.m. briefing Tuesday and discussed this exam in surprising detail. "The president did exceedingly well on it", he said. I've never known him to repeat himself around me... But I don't know. He passed a battery of heart exams, including a stress test that Jackson said showed an above-average exercise capacity for a man of his age, despite some calcium buildup in his arteries. (more...)
January Jones Is Most Likely Dating This Former Bachelor Contestant January Jones Is Most Likely Dating This Former Bachelor Contestant
- January 17, 2018

Viall, known as the "bad boy" of "The Bachelor " franchise, reached out to Jones and, in a curious seductive move, "tried to get her to lip-sync battle with him". He got engaged to Vanessa Grimaldi at the end of the season, but they broke up shortly after . "But, you know, it kind of is what it is". "It might have given up on me, I don't know", he quipped. (more...)
The Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan dies The Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan dies
- January 17, 2018

The Cranberries formed in the Irish city of Limerick at the end of the 1980s and had global hits in the '90s with songs including "Dream", "Linger" and " Zombie ". Medical records given to the court indicated she was mentally ill at the time of the altercation. The singer's last Facebook posting came shortly before Christmas. (more...)
Federer favourite despite tough Australian Open draw Federer favourite despite tough Australian Open draw
- January 17, 2018

The mercurial 22-year-old's often erratic behaviour on court has perhaps prevented him from reaching the heights he's capable of in Grand Slams , but he has reached a quarter-final on home turf before and he'll be hoping to do the same again here. (more...)
'The Bachelor' Episode 3: Things Get Ruff Between Arie's Women 'The Bachelor' Episode 3: Things Get Ruff Between Arie's Women
- January 17, 2018

I was surprised to see Arie reacted well to Kendall's creepy taxidermy collection this week and any bachelor who is willing to pet a stuffed seal for a girl must want to keep her around for a while. According to Reality Steve, rumor has it the lucky lady for the one-on-one will be Lauren S . She and Luyendyk head off to a winery-but things must not go well, because Steve also reports she gets eliminated after the date . (more...)