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Fire burns Sun Cruz Casino shuttle with 50 people aboard Fire burns Sun Cruz Casino shuttle with 50 people aboard
- January 16, 2018

The Coast Guard has not said where the fire began or why but it quickly burned out of control, forcing everyone aboard to jump ship into shallow water. Everyone managed to escape the boat, with 15 people taken to a local hospital for treatment for minor injuries , including smoke inhalation and chest pain. (more...)
Marvel Is Finally Going To Work On A Black Widow Solo Movie Marvel Is Finally Going To Work On A Black Widow Solo Movie
- January 12, 2018

Academy Award-winner Hathaway has also worked with Schaeffer on forthcoming release Nasty Women , a revamped female-driven take on Steve Martin and Michael Caine's 1988 comedy Dirty Rotten Scoundrels . Fans have little to no knowledge of what most of those movies will be and that's by design. I've been living this story with these people for 10 years through ups and downs. (more...)
John Dickerson will replace Charlie Rose on John Dickerson will replace Charlie Rose on "CBS This Morning"
- January 10, 2018

CBS named television journalist John Dickerson on Tuesday to replace fired co-host Charlie Rose on the network's " CBS This Morning " news show. "John's impressive track record and strong all-around journalism extends our commitment to real news coverage every morning at CBS News", Rhodes said in a statement . (more...)
The new Red Sparrow trailer featuring Jennifer Lawrence has finally been released The new Red Sparrow trailer featuring Jennifer Lawrence has finally been released
- January 09, 2018

Despite drawing instant comparisons to Black Widow and last year's Atomic Blonde , Red Sparrow is its own demon. " Dominika Egorova is many things". The film also stars Matthias Schoenaerts, Charlotte Rampling, Mary-Louise Parker, Ciaran Hinds, Joely Richardson and Jeremy Irons . Dominika endures a perverse and sadistic training process, and emerges as the most risky, seductive and manipulative Sparrow the program has ever produced. (more...)
Why Big Little Lies Is Switching Directors for Season 2 — Golden Globes Why Big Little Lies Is Switching Directors for Season 2 — Golden Globes
- January 09, 2018

What do you think about the Golden Globe 2018 winners? Carol Burnett got a standing ovation before announcing the victor, along with Jennifer Aniston, of best actress in a musical or comedy, which went to Rachel Brosnahan of Amazon's The Marvelous Mrs. (more...)
Houston Cops Find Stash of Weapons in Hotel Room Houston Cops Find Stash of Weapons in Hotel Room
- January 01, 2018

It comes as cities across the United States and around the world step up security for New Year's Eve celebrations. Police were called to the Hyatt Regency after the man had too much to drink and refused to leave the bar. A hotel employee said the party was still on despite the "disturbance". Cops in other cities have said they are taking extraordinary security measures around the year-end celebrations. (more...)
12 dead, several injured in Bronx building fire 12 dead, several injured in Bronx building fire
- December 31, 2017

Numerous 25 families who lived in the Bronx apartment building were immigrants, "hard-working people going about their lives", said Jonathan Morris, the priest at the nearby Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church, who said he spent Thursday night with the families at St. (more...)
Billie Lourd Pays Tribute to Carrie Fisher on Anniversary of Her Death Billie Lourd Pays Tribute to Carrie Fisher on Anniversary of Her Death
- December 30, 2017

Since 1977, the renowned movie franchise has travelled through many galaxies. Carrie Fisher's memory will certainly live on in the Star Wars universe, as well as fan's hearts. "This is the next generation of 'Star Wars , '" he added. Fisher effortlessly reminded us why Leia Organa is a legend, communicating her power, regality, warmth and love in a way that left many in tears. (more...)
Dave Chapelle's Secret Netflix Special to Drop on New Year's Eve Dave Chapelle's Secret Netflix Special to Drop on New Year's Eve
- December 24, 2017

Dave Chappelle's: Equanimity is the latest special in his "Netflix is a Joke" campaign . Chappelle said he failed to comprehend some of the comments Trump voters were making while waiting in line outside the polling booths. The company reportedly paid Chappelle a whopping $60 million to stream his new comedy. Dave Chappelle: Equanimity and Dave Chappelle: The Bird Revelation will both be available for streaming on Netflix on December 31, 2017. (more...)
Sarah Palin's son Track charged with assault in family dispute Sarah Palin's son Track charged with assault in family dispute
- December 21, 2017

When authorities arrived, Todd Palin and Sarah Palin were driving away in separate cars, with Todd Palin bleeding from his face. The records, obtained by the Anchorage Daily News , say Track Palin was "freaking out" on "some type of medication" when cops showed up at the Palin family home in Wasilla around 8:30 p.m. (more...)
Lady Gaga Is Headed to Las Vegas Lady Gaga Is Headed to Las Vegas
- December 20, 2017

Bill Hornbuckle, President of MGM Resorts International said, "Our announcement today of Lady Gaga joining an unbelievable lineup of talent at Park Theater is monumental for Lady Gaga fans, MGM Resorts and the Park MGM brand". Those familiar with the terms of her agreement say the run launches in the fourth quarter of next year, running for one year, and might extend into 2019. (more...)
'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' opens with galactic $450 million box office 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' opens with galactic $450 million box office
- December 19, 2017

Star Wars: The Last Jedi managed to set a record for the second-biggest Thursday night opening in North America last week. Critical reaction to The Last Jedi has been overwhelmingly positive, meanwhile. The film holds a 94 percent fresh rating on review aggregator website Rotten Tomatoes . Disney bought the franchise for $4 billion in 2012 and has seen huge success since then. (more...)
Harry interviews Obama for BBC radio Harry interviews Obama for BBC radio
- December 18, 2017

President joked around before the iconic interview. Prince Harry asks the former president about what it was like leaving the White House, his plans for life after presidency, and his charity, the Obama Foundation. Since Obama left the Oval Office, he has met Harry a number of times including stopping into Kensington Palace in May while he was touring Europe. (more...)
Ex-wife of murdered National Basketball Association player Wright arrested Ex-wife of murdered National Basketball Association player Wright arrested
- December 17, 2017

Wright's body was found in a swampy field outside of Memphis on July 28, 2010, 10 days after the 34-year-old was reported missing. "They was like, no, you know", she told the Commercial Appeal . After a pause, she responded, "At first, I'm a wife, then I'm a mother, and then thirdly I'm an author". Lorenzen Wright was drafted by the Los Angeles Clippers in 1996 and played for five teams before the end of his career in 2009, the Washington Post reports. (more...)
Bon Jovi, Nina Simone Among Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 2018 Inductees Bon Jovi, Nina Simone Among Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 2018 Inductees
- December 16, 2017

Shut out altogether are first-time nominees Radiohead , Kate Bush, Depeche Mode , Eurythmics, Rage Against the Machine and Judas Priest (whose lead singer, Rob Halford, has a condo overlooking Balboa Park ) in San Diego. Bon Jovi's longtime sideman and guitarist, Richie Sambora, left the band in 2013 but will be inducted alongside his former bandmates. And The Cars , whose original members briefly reunited in 2010 after a long hiatus, could also regroup, minus bassist Benjamin Orr, ... (more...)
Comedian Hannibal Buress Arrested in Miami for 'Disorderly Intoxication' Comedian Hannibal Buress Arrested in Miami for 'Disorderly Intoxication'
- December 11, 2017

A video appearing to show popular comedian Hannibal Buress handcuffed against a Miami police vehicle is circulating social media Sunday. "I am under arrest?" "What am I being detained for?" "What I am detained for?" The officers tell Buress he is suspected of trespassing, but no trespassing charges were filed according to the Daily Mail . (more...)
Congress urges Narendra Modi to take action against leaders using foul language Congress urges Narendra Modi to take action against leaders using foul language
- December 10, 2017

Congress leader Anand Sharma on Saturday criticised Prime Minister Narendra Modi's campaign rallies in the wake of the Gujarat Assembly polls, adding he and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Chief Amit Shah had lowered the dignity of their respective positions and political debates. (more...)
Amazon Music Unlimited Is Now Available In 28 New Markets
- December 10, 2017

Meanwhile, various app teardowns have earlier revealed a new "YouTube Plus" subscription tier that could be related to the upcoming service. Previously, Google introduced audio-only streaming service Google Play Music in 2011 and YouTube Music Key in 2014, which was later morphed into YouTube Red in 2016. (more...)
House of Cards to return in 2018 without Kevin Spacey House of Cards to return in 2018 without Kevin Spacey
- December 05, 2017

The final season, which will have eight episodes, was planned before the bombshell allegations against Spacey. Instead, the final season will focus on Robin Wright's character, Claire Underwood, who's gone from being the first lady to vice president and then ascended to the presidency in Season 5 after her husband resigned. (more...)
Republican voters don't believe accusations against Roy Moore Republican voters don't believe accusations against Roy Moore
- December 05, 2017

This blanket denial is contrast to national Republican lawmakers, many of whom disavowed Moore in the days after the initial Washington Post report came out, telling the public that they believed the women who had come forward. Eighty percent of Republicans and Republican-leaning independents said they trust Moore over Jones on abortion. McConnell, R-Ky., said Sunday he believed the Senate Ethics Committee would take up an investigation if Moore is elected, but that it'll be up to that ... (more...)