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Ukip MEP Steven Woolfe discharged from hospital
- October 12, 2016

Mr Hookem's version of events prompted claims from other Ukip MEPs that Mr Woolfe is unfit to be leader and should abandon his bid. Off the Hook. MEP Mike Hookem denies hitting Woolfe after an altercation "I'm okay". Right-wing populist party UKIP - which has 22 members in the EP, more than any other United Kingdom party - is facing turmoil following the resignation of its new leader, Diane James, after only 18 days in the post. (more...)
'The Girl on a Train' tells a fairly straightforward story
- October 12, 2016

This week, we have a film clearly indebted to that one in The Girl on the Train. As such, it's a serviceable adaptation that won't disappoint fans, though it ends up amplifying the book's problems. Another couple draws her attention, though, Scott (Luke Evans) and Megan ( Haley Bennett ). Unable to trust her memory, the troubled woman begins her own investigation, while police suspect that Rachel may have crossed a risky line. (more...)
Trump on Twitter: Paul Ryan is a Trump on Twitter: Paul Ryan is a "weak and ineffective leader"
- October 12, 2016

He told members of the call: "You all need to do what's best for you in your district", Politico reported . He said Republicans have spent more than seven years prioritizing opposition to Obama over facts or true conservative principles. (more...)
Disney Promises Mulan Remake Will Not Feature a White Male Lead Disney Promises Mulan Remake Will Not Feature a White Male Lead
- October 12, 2016

That's good to know that Disney won't whitewash the roles in the live-action Mulan . When the latter film, based on the 1998 animation inspired by the Chinese legend of Hua Mulan , was announced, a petition was started, urging the corporation to not cast a white Mulan. (more...)
Donald Trump comments: Apprentice producer 'unable' to release footage
- October 12, 2016

In a joint statement released by MGM and the producer, Mark Burnett , they said that there are legal requirements that prevent them from releasing video. Lord Alan Sugar, who presents the United Kingdom version of The Apprentice , tweeted: "I'm willing to bet NBC has some gems on Trump 11 years Apprentice ". (more...)
Lester Holt Debates Donald Trump Lester Holt Debates Donald Trump
- October 12, 2016

Moderator Lester Holt of NBC Nightly News set the ground rules and explained the format of the debate. But - in an American election, a two or three point bump could matter. "If not paying taxes makes him smart, what does that make all the rest of us?" Trump also repeatedly insisted that he opposed the Iraq War before the 2003 U.S. (more...)
Despite boomer appeal, Desert Trip is nothing like Woodstock Despite boomer appeal, Desert Trip is nothing like Woodstock
- October 12, 2016

Before he started the set, he had two women, dressed as farmers, pretend to plant seeds on the stage. They also played "I Can See for Miles", their first hit in the USA in 1967 and jokingly compared themselves to today's popstars. On both stage right and left were large teepees with "Water is Life" painted on them; two smaller teepees flanked each of the large ones. "Come back tomorrow night", he said to the crowd, "because Roger [Waters]'s gonna build a wall and Make Mexico Great ... (more...)
'The Girl on the Train' bestseller adaptation tops weekend
- October 12, 2016

Propelled by the popularity of Paula Hawkins' best-seller, the adaptation of " The Girl on the Train " led North American theaters in ticket sales with $24.7 million, according to studio estimates Sunday. "I was really surprised and betrayed and sort of gut-wrenched by the fact she'd been manipulated". I don't want to give away too many details for anyone who hasn't read the book yet, but definitely suggest paying attention to them. (more...)
'Keeping Up with the Kardashians' Has Stopped Filming Since Paris Robbery
- October 12, 2016

As previously reported, Kim was tied up and held at gunpoint in her private Paris hotel room Sunday night. KUWTK was not filming at the time of the crime and has not filmed the family's reactions to the traumatic incident. It was been said that she is "badly shaken", and she is yet to make her return to social media. The " KUWTK " star looked heavyhearted as she landed in Los Angeles with her darling kids and mom Kris Jenner on October 6, following the frightening robbery that took place in ... (more...)
Campaign Manager Defends Trump's Record On Taxes Campaign Manager Defends Trump's Record On Taxes
- October 12, 2016

Consider the two in recent days: Clinton's comments about millennials as "children of the Great Recession" living in their parents' basements, and Trump's 1995 tax returns , in which he claimed a $916 million loss that could have been enough to avoid paying federal income taxes for almost two decades. (more...)
Depeche Mode Announce New Album, World Tour Depeche Mode Announce New Album, World Tour
- October 12, 2016

The influential British electronic band made the announcement today at a press conference in Milan , also adding they will be going on tour next year. "We're working on the album with a new team: it's produced by James Ford [of Simian Mobile Disco], and he's helped us to make what we feel is a very incredible sounding record", said Depeche Mode singer Dave Gahan . (more...)
NBC suspends Billy Bush for role on Trump recording NBC suspends Billy Bush for role on Trump recording
- October 12, 2016

Mr Bush is heard laughing and joking alongside. Bush, 44, has been brutalized on his own Facebook page since the tape surfaced. Billy Bush (left) appeared alongside Donald Trump in a controversial video. And Bush has since deleted his Twitter account and made a public apology for his involvement in the conversations by stating, "Obviously I'm embarrassed and ashamed". (more...)
Southern Railway in legal bid to stop strike Southern Railway in legal bid to stop strike
- October 12, 2016

Angie Doll, Passenger Services Director for Southern, said: 'This added to the frustration passengers are experiencing today because of the RMT's strike action which is totally unnecessary now the union has told its members to accept the changes we have planned to improve customer service'. (more...)
Wikileaks releases more emails about Clinton
- October 12, 2016

However, she acknowledged in one private speech, excerpts of which were released by WikiLeaks, that "at the State Department we were attacked every hour, a few times an hour by incoming efforts to penetrate everything we had". Democratic presidential nominee former Secreatry of State Hillary Clinton greets supporters during a campaign rally at Goodyear Hall and Theatre on October 3, 2016 in Akron, Ohio. (more...)
Somebody leak this supposed tape of Trump saying the N-word already
- October 12, 2016

Burnett reportedly wrote leak clauses into "Apprentice" contracts that would result in a $5 million fee should anyone release unaired tapes to the public. The statement also addressed a report from Sunday that Burnett warned staff not to release any footage, threatening to sue if they did. Trump said. (more...)
Did You Salute American Housewife? Did You Salute American Housewife?
- October 12, 2016

I'm in love . In love with a sitcom, of all things. HollywoodLifers , are you going to watch American Housewife? "Sandy Bullock cast me in my first movie, 'All About Steve, ' and I think I weighed 176, so that's just how I rock and roll". (more...)
Why Donald Trump is incapable of accepting praise for Mike Pence Why Donald Trump is incapable of accepting praise for Mike Pence
- October 12, 2016

What followed was a split-screen video with all the Trump campaign statements Kaine brought up during the debate on one side and Pence shaking his head in disgust on the other. Ms. Conway said Mr. Trump was trying to answer questions as they were asked in the first debate, while Mrs. Clinton was "trying to get out those five or six zingers that she had rehearsed". (more...)
Despite harsh reviews, Trump resists new debate approach Despite harsh reviews, Trump resists new debate approach
- October 12, 2016

Dana Blanton, the vice president of public-opinion research at Fox News, wrote a memo to television producers and the politics team this week to remind them that online polls "do not meet our editorial standards". For broadcast networks, NBC averaged 18.2 million viewers for coverage of the Clinton-Trump debate, followed by ABC with 13.5 million, CBS with 12.1 million, and Fox with 5 million. (more...)
Floods prompt evacuations in North Carolina Floods prompt evacuations in North Carolina
- October 12, 2016

Industrial air conditioning units were rushed in from around the country, after the roof came off the building that serves as the electric room for air conditioning throughout the main launch area. Simons Island no longer need to boil water after tests were negative for contaminants. To date, more than 2,000 people have been rescued by swift water rescue teams and more are expected throughout the day. (more...)
S. Africa police use teargas, water cannon on students
- October 12, 2016

Students had‚ in defiance of tough protest conditions laid down by the university at the weekend‚ disrupted classes on Monday morning. The student leader, speaking to News24, described the position of the university as "shocking and unreasonable". (more...)

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