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Thirteen dead in Kabul university raid
- August 26, 2016

Massoud Hossaini, a photographer for The Associated Press , tweeted that he was trapped inside during the attack. One man who managed to escape the compound, a 24-year-old who would give only his first name, Fahim, said that the sound of gunfire sent many students running for emergency exits. (more...)
'SNL' star Leslie Jones' personal site offline after hacking 'SNL' star Leslie Jones' personal site offline after hacking
- August 26, 2016

The hacking has occurred after Jones taking a break from Twitter last month after receiving racist comments. But she made a triumphant return two days later after getting plenty of public support, including from celebs like Chrissy Teigen, her Ghostbusters director Paul Feig , and original Ghostbusters star Dan Aykroyd. (more...)
Prince's Legendary Home Will Be Open for Tours in October
- August 26, 2016

The company Bremer Trust that runs Elvis Presley's Graceland will manage it, reports the Guardian. She said in a statement: "Opening Paisley Park is something that Prince always wanted to do and was actively working on". "From the documents that I've seen and the conversations that I've had with family members and close friends, I believe that the plans for Paisley Park are in full accordance with Prince's wishes", Chanhassen Mayor Denny Laufenburger wrote in a letter . (more...)
So '90s! Kendall Jenner Exposes Bra in Ripped-Up Metallica T-Shirt So '90s! Kendall Jenner Exposes Bra in Ripped-Up Metallica T-Shirt
- August 26, 2016

Speaking on his show, he told Kendall: "Our neighbors were up in arms when you moved onto the block". She accessorized with a neck full of chokers and a gold bodychain, then completed her rock n' roll look with cropped, light-hued boyfriend jeans, white patent boots, and her beloved keychain accessories. (more...)
Kangana Ranaut to work with Shah Rukh Khan and Sanjay Leela Bhansali? Kangana Ranaut to work with Shah Rukh Khan and Sanjay Leela Bhansali?
- August 26, 2016

After not so great last few years, Shah Rukh Khan's not just all set to bounce back and reclaim his throne, but he's gonna break a number of records on the way too and one such record is Akshay Kumar's Rs 100 crores hattrick in an individual year. (more...)
Donald Trump expected to make September campaign stop in Detroit Donald Trump expected to make September campaign stop in Detroit
- August 26, 2016

Last week, that focus was on terrorism, while the week prior saw him hone in on the economy, all the while attacking Clinton, the Democratic nominee. Indeed, Trump's first television ad of the general election specifically singles out illegal immigrants with criminal records, claiming that, if Clinton is elected, "Illegal immigrants convicted of committing crimes get to stay". (more...)
French fashion designer Sonia Rykiel dies aged 86 French fashion designer Sonia Rykiel dies aged 86
- August 26, 2016

Rykiel played herself in Robert Altman's 1994 satire Pret-a-Porter which was filmed during Paris fashion week, and wrote several books. She made jackets and dresses that were reversible to eliminate the need (paywall) for clothing changes during the day, and constructed clothes with exposed seams and raw, unfinished hems that presaged the deconstructive design of figures such as Martin Margiela. (more...)
Jana Kramer And Husband, Mike Caussin, Have Separated Jana Kramer And Husband, Mike Caussin, Have Separated
- August 25, 2016

Jana and Michael have been together since August, 2014, and following a four-month romance, he proposed to the country star. Kramer and Caussin have a almost 7-month-old daughter named Jolie Rae, who was born in January. Earlier today, Kramer took to Snapchat to share her excitement over her recent trip to Los Angeles, where she was traveling for her scheduled guest appearance on Chelsea Handler's Netflix show. (more...)
Simone Biles to carry U.S. flag at closing ceremony
- August 25, 2016

Team USA will have the greatest gymnast in the world serve as its flag bearer Sunday for the closing ceremony. Biles also took home a bronze medal in women's beam, because, well, why not? Biles, who made her Olympic debut in Brazil this month, became the first American gymnast to win four gold medals at a single Olympic Games and one of only four women to accomplish the feat in Olympic history. (more...)
Hackers hit Leslie Jones' website
- August 25, 2016

Oscar-winning actress Patricia Arquette warned people sharing explicit photos of Leslie Jones that they could be taken to court. "It has since been taken down, but photos of Jones engaging in sex acts are still up on 4chan and now being hosted by Imgur", the report noted. (more...)
Donald Trump realises courting minority votes key to a win
- August 25, 2016

Trump ticked off a series of statistics about crimes committed by some illegal immigrants and vowed that would be stopped under his presidency. It's a well-known electoral conundrum: The United States population grows less white with each election cycle, so to defeat Democrat Hillary Clinton, the NY billionaire must attract more non-white voters or run up an advantage with white voters to a level no candidate has reached since Ronald Reagan's 1984 landslide. (more...)
Final Hip concert powerful moment for all Canadians
- August 25, 2016

Canada is so much more than that. He has established himself as a legend and according to Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, he is the "unofficial poet laureate" of the country. The popular hometown band Tragically Hip, who has since developed a worldwide following, is slated to perform their last concert ever. "It takes courage to do what he's doing", she said. (more...)
Trump Appears Open To Pathway To Legalization For Some Illegal Immigrants Trump Appears Open To Pathway To Legalization For Some Illegal Immigrants
- August 25, 2016

The comments signalled a further softening in his immigration position as he girds for a battle against Clinton in the November 8 election and faces pressure to bolster support among moderate voters and minority groups. That is a far cry from the early days of the primaries, when Trump vowed to use a "deportation force" to round up and deport the millions of people living in the country illegally. (more...)
Friendly Exes Kourtney Kardashian And Scott Disick Take The Kids To Sugarfish Friendly Exes Kourtney Kardashian And Scott Disick Take The Kids To Sugarfish
- August 25, 2016

On the upcoming episode of Keeping Up With the Kardashians, which airs Sunday Aug. 28, Kourtney opens up about reconciling with long-time beau Scott while speaking with mama Kris Jenner and sister Khloé Kardashian. Kim K seen promoting her Kardashian Beauty Hair collection in Paris. This comes after Kourtney had a row with her brother Rob over his fiancée Blac Chyna's range of emojis - called Chymojis. (more...)
Woman dies after falling from zip line ride at state park Woman dies after falling from zip line ride at state park
- August 25, 2016

A 59-year-old woman has died at an adventure park operated by a United Kingdom firm which has a similar site in Devon. It is believed the woman was visiting the attraction with members of her family. Go Ape's website says: "At Haldon you can experience the thrill of two zip wires flying you from hilltop to hilltop, taking in panoramic views as you go". (more...)
Ben-Hur remake flops at U.S. box office Ben-Hur remake flops at U.S. box office
- August 25, 2016

Laika did not disclose the budget for " Kubo ", about a boy in Japan who embarks on a heroic quest, but the Portland, Ore. -based studio's movies usually cost $55 million to $60 million to make. Impressive people, impressive to say the least! The original won 11 Academy Awards, including Best Picture. But his relatively quiet existence is shattered when he accidentally summons a spirit from his past which storms down from the heavens to enforce an age-old vendetta. (more...)
Orlando hospitals won't bill nightclub shooting victims
- August 25, 2016

Mateen's standoff with police at the Pulse nightclub began after he shot more than 100 people, leaving 49 of them dead, with a high-power Sig Sauer MCX rifle. No one expected this to happen. After he was hit, he fell and split his elbow on a shard of glass. At Orlando Health, Lewis said the hospital would work with victims who will need future surgeries as a result of the shootings. (more...)
Trump raising own rent to profit from presidential run: Kaine
- August 25, 2016

There was some speculation earlier in the cycle that Republicans could improve on their 2012 showing with black voters since President Obama won't be on the ticket, but Trump has so far failed to capitalize. Joining the panel was former Trump campaign manager and current CNN contributor, #Cory Lewandowski . "Now he's doing a full-court press, which our entire coalition has planned", she added. (more...)
New Planet Found 'Which Humans Could Colonise'
- August 25, 2016

In January, Anglada-Escudé launched the Pale Red Dot campaign , an worldwide project that let the public follow the efforts in confirming the existence of Proxima b . But, as The Guardian points out, the habitable zone around Proxima Centauri is much closer to the star than the one around our Sun. Scientists have long studied Proxima Centauri , the new planet's star. (more...)
Kanye West pop-up store opens in NYC to long lines Kanye West pop-up store opens in NYC to long lines
- August 25, 2016

West is expanding the pop-up store concept after similar events in New York, Los Angeles and Paris earlier this year. Kanye announced on Wednesday that 21 shops would open in various locations around the world to sell products tied to his latest album, The Life of Pablo. (more...)

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