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Woman jailed for 100 years for cutting baby from stranger's womb Woman jailed for 100 years for cutting baby from stranger's womb
- May 02, 2016

Dynel Lane sentenced to 100 years in prison for the beating Michelle Wilkins and stealing her unborn baby. The court sentenced her to 48 years for attempted murder and 32 years for unlawful termination of pregnancy. Dynel Lane , 36, posted her ad on Craigslist in 2015, claiming to be pregnant herself. Lane was a certified nurse aide starting July 1, 2010, and her license expired on January 31, 2012, with no history of discipline or board actions, according to records with the Colorado ... (more...)
Beyonce concert in Nashville for Thursday rescheduled
- May 01, 2016

Bey received rave reviews for the opening of her tour in Miami this week, in which she belted out some of her classic hit songs, along with some numbers from new album Lemonade. The album has been the talk of the town since its release for a variety of reasons, namely Bey's lyrics which illuminated marriage issues with husband Jay Z. (more...)
Harry Reid says Sanders has no path to the nomination
- April 30, 2016

Two other candidates finished far behind. The Vermont independent senator has energized young people but lags in the delegate count behind Clinton, herself a former senator from NY. But at least no upcoming state is as bad for Ted Cruz as NY was. But even though Cruz hasn't derided "Rhode Island values" "Connecticut values" like he did "New York values", he's still a bad fit for the Acela corridor. (more...)
Alicia Vikander to play Lara Croft Alicia Vikander to play Lara Croft
- April 30, 2016

Today, the studios in charge of rebooting the beloved video game franchise, Lara Croft: Tomb Raider, have tabbed none other than Alicia Vikander for the titular role, according to TheWrap . The films were not hits with the critics but did perform well at the box office, with the original taking $275m worldwide. She will be playing alongside Matt Damon in an upcoming Jason Bourne film, and " The Oceans Between Us " with Michael Fassbender . (more...)
Game of Thrones Season 6: Series ending soon, revealed by showrunners
- April 29, 2016

You're about to go on a binge that puts previous binges to shame. She still has bloody scores to settle. Even if season 8 may be the final season for " Game of Thrones ", the programming president of HBO , Michael Lombardo, hinted that there is a possibility of a prequel for the TV series. (more...)
'Hairspray Live!' cast includes Derek Hough, Jennifer Hudson and more
- April 29, 2016

Hough, who has a recurring role in ABC's Nashville , recently was announced as the lead actor in a 2017 Broadway revival of Singin' in the Rain . Hudson, who now stars on Broadway in The Color Purple, will take on the role of Motormouth Maybelle. (more...)
Robert Downey Jr. visits Great Ormond Street Hospital
- April 29, 2016

Check out the full piece below. Downey also made public comments suggesting that the series, with him as Tony Stark, concluded with Iron Man 3. Robert Downey Jr. giving his best effort to turn his film career around as he fulfilled his destiny and became Tony Stark. "Certainly by studying the "Ironman" role and developing that script I realized that the character seemed to line-up with Robert in all the good and bad ways", Favreau told Jack FM . (more...)
Baltimore TV station evacuated after man claims to have bomb
- April 29, 2016

It happened at WBFF-TV at about 1:30 p.m. Staff leaving the building saw a man standing in the building's vestibule who seemed to be wearing a "bulky suit of some kind", which appeared to be an animal onesie. The station's security guard, Joural Apostolides, kept the man in the vestibule between the front door and the lobby when he arrived. "My first thought was to get him out", he said. (more...)
Junior doctors at hospitals across east London take full strike action
- April 29, 2016

Junior doctors have accused Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt of being "afraid to debate in public" the issues raised by a new contract, which they say he is seeking to "force down their throats". Junior doctors had already gone on a series of partial strikes since January. "The imposed contract will cause doctors to tire and burn out quicker, it openly discriminates against female doctors and parents, leaving an unsustainable NHS workforce". (more...)
Klitschko brands Fury an 'embarrassing' champion Klitschko brands Fury an 'embarrassing' champion
- April 28, 2016

They will be fighting for the WBO, WBA and IBO heavyweight belts and if Klitschko can regain his belts, he will become only the second man after Evander Holyfield to become a four-time world heavyweight champion. Klitschko has one seemingly unfathomable puzzle to solve on July 9th. Fury, it seems, isn't ready to change. "I've faced different press conferences with T-shirts and freaks". (more...)
Apple employee found dead at main campus
- April 28, 2016

She said that authorities were not searching for any suspects. Reports are surfacing that the Santa Clara County Sheriff's department is investigating a body found on Apple's campus. Apple representatives did not respond to emails for comment. An emergency call recording, obtained by TMZ , reported a person in a conference room bleeding from the head and possibly armed. (more...)
Rachel Roy: I'm not 'Becky with the good hair' Rachel Roy: I'm not 'Becky with the good hair'
- April 27, 2016

After Rita appeared to be taunting Beyonce on her social media by posting a picture of herself in a bra decorated with lemons, she was deluged with angry messages from Beyoncé fans. According to Daily News , Beyonce's sister caught Rachel getting too close to the rapper , and they both didn't like what they saw at the Boom Boom Room. (more...)
The Huntsman: Winter's War
- April 27, 2016

No, she's not trying to fit into the fashionable shoes of her boss in "The Devil Wears Prada"; she's a mystical turn-everything-to-ice queen and yes, the story will remind many of "Frozen". And, once you've seen the movie, you'll notice that you can definitely pick up on those sweet Sorsha and Madmartigan vibes. Wicked witches and winter arrived in theaters Thursday night when Universal's live-action fairytale prequel The Huntsman: Winter's War took in $1 million inpreviews after shows ... (more...)
Michael Strahan Is 'Excited' Kelly Ripa Will Return to 'Live!'
- April 27, 2016

With Kelly & Michael with Michael Strahan next Tuesday, despite rumors she was leaving the show for good after hearing the unexpected news that Strahan was permanently moving toGood Morning America in the fall. Ripa has also been concerned that ABC will try to expand " GMA " from two hours to three, which would step on her syndicated show, which airs right after " GMA " in many markets. (more...)
Arya's blind ambition: Maisie Williams on the challenges of filming blind Arya's blind ambition: Maisie Williams on the challenges of filming blind
- April 26, 2016

But as much as she loved meeting the fans, it seems like it was the snacks she loved the most . After the viewing party, she signed off the succession of posts which documented her evening by writing, "I had the most awesome time, everyone was so welcoming and excited...Thanks to Mark , Kate and company for having us in your lovely flat". (more...)
Prince tributes at Coachella Prince tributes at Coachella
- April 25, 2016

The singer died on Thursday, only a day before the second weekend of Coachella kicked off. "Yesterday, I lost a dear friend, my son, and he was my angel - talking about Prince y'all", Staples told the audience. Sufjan Stevens teamed up with Gallant to perform Prince's " Purple Rain ". Ellie Goulding also wrapped her pipes around When Doves Cry during her set at the festival. (more...)
Robert Downey Jr. Joins Spider-Man: Homecoming Robert Downey Jr. Joins Spider-Man: Homecoming
- April 25, 2016

The two share a scene at Peter's Queens apartment before we see the teenager suit up for the movie's centerpiece battle between Team Tony and Team Cap. On the other side of the ledger, it appears Michael Keaton's reported participation in Spider-Man: Homecoming has hit a snag. We'll find out May 6 , when Captain America: Civil War arrives. (more...)
Royalty, Obama, fans mark 400 years since Shakespeare died
- April 25, 2016

George's Day, England's national day. Later, Britain's Prince Charles will tour Shakespeare'ss former home and his graveside at Stratford's Holy Trinity Church. Shakespeare wrote 37 plays that have been firmly attributed to him, and gave the English language hundreds of common phrases, including " break the ice ", " brave new world ", "heart of gold", "the be-all and the end-all" and "with bated breath ". (more...)
Game Of Thrones Season 6: Final Set of Theories We Believe In Game Of Thrones Season 6: Final Set of Theories We Believe In
- April 25, 2016

But it looks like those differences are going to get even bigger . "Your pupillary muscles relax when your body gives up", co-creator D. 4. Jon Snow's True Parentage: FINALLY Revealed?! . Here are the answers to a few other questions you may have prior to the airing of the premiere episode. HBO is giving cable subscribers free access this weekend to sample the Game of Thrones and it's already renewed the series for 2017. (more...)
Vin Diesel shares the poster of 'Fast & Furious 8' Vin Diesel shares the poster of 'Fast & Furious 8'
- April 24, 2016

It's as if he's searching for his old buddy. The new film will not feature Paul Walker, who died tragically in 2013. Now, he releases another movie poster showing Toretto and his 1970's Dodge Charger R/T and in big caption " New Roads Ahead ", likely signifying the closing of the last chapter with the departing story line of the late Paul Walker, and a journey into the new life ahead. (more...)