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Life&Culture Oscars 2018: Priyanka Chopra to announce nominations
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The Academy's Instagram handle has shared a series of photos from behind the scenes of " Oscar Noms" which also features Priyanka Chopra where she is seen sporting a shimmery silver blouse sitting on a chair. "Tune in to the #OscarNoms announcement on Tuesday at 5:22am PT", read the caption. She even got to present at the prestigious ceremony. On the work front, Priyanka is busy shooting for the third season of her American TV show, Quantico .

Life&Culture Louis Native Sterling K. Brown Makes History At SAG Awards
Author: 0 Louis Native Sterling K. Brown Makes History At SAG Awards

The actress said being a part of " I, Tonya " made her sympathize with Harding in a way she hadn't before. SAG-AFTRA President Gabrielle Carteris said, "This is not a moment in time". That's a sad one. But Bell quickly got more serious. First LADY! I honestly never thought I would grow up to be the first lady, but you know what, I kind of like it.

Life&Culture Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Reflects on the #MeToo Movement: 'It's About Time'
Author: 0 Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Reflects on the #MeToo Movement: 'It's About Time'

At the Sundance Film Festival on Sunday, Justice Ginsburg had this to say about the #MeToo movement: "It's about time ". She was in Utah for the premiere of " RBG ", a new documentary about her life that was co-produced by CNN . If only we knew the context in which she pulled out the 'Ginsburged'. Ginsburg then shared an incident that occurred in the 1950s when she was a student at Cornell University .

Life&Culture IEDs Explode at Florida Mall, Police Say
Author: 0 IEDs Explode at Florida Mall, Police Say

Firefighters initially said that an improvised explosive device had been detonated in a corridor located next to the mall entrance of JC Penney. Lake Wales Police Deputy Chief Troy Schulze said the devices appeared to be a type of flare, placed inside a PVC pipe and then wrapped in electrical tape.

Life&Culture TDE Announces First Ever Full Label 'The Championship' Tour
Author: 0 TDE Announces First Ever Full Label 'The Championship' Tour

TDE is set to take over 2018, as the label announces dates for " The Championship Tour ", featuring the entire roster! Tickets go on sale for the general public starting January 26 at 12 p.m. On Monday morning, Top Dawg Entertainment sent fans into a frenzy after they announced that the label is going on tour. Schoolboy Q , Kendrick Lamar , Jay Rock , and SZA attend the BET Hip Hop Awards 2013 at the Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 28, 2013 in Atlanta, ...

Life&Culture 'Transformers,' 'Fifty Shades Darker' Top Razzie Award Nominations
Author: 0 'Transformers,' 'Fifty Shades Darker' Top Razzie Award Nominations

It's only the second time that an animated film has been nominated in the category; The Oogieloves in the Big Balloon Adventure in 2013 was the other film. 2 A Madea Halloween alongside Dakota , Katherine Heigl ( Unforgettable ), Jennifer Lawrence , ( Mother! ), and Emma Watson ( The Circle ). Apart from the biggest offenders, the Razzies showed little mercy for reboots like Baywatch and The Mummy , and for the ongoing shenanigans of Tyler Perry and Johnny Depp in roles ...

Life&Culture Fans pay tribute to Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan
Author: 0 Fans pay tribute to Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan

An inquest into the singer's death opened Friday at Westminster Coroner's Court. "She is taking a lot of strength from her faith at this hard time and is a remarkable woman". According to the BBC, O'Riordan will remain at the church all-day Sunday and be transported to a funeral home on Monday to be prepared for a public funeral mass.

Life&Culture Shutdown affects Blue Ridge Parkway, Shenandoah National Park
Author: 0 Shutdown affects Blue Ridge Parkway, Shenandoah National Park

During the last government shutdown , monuments were blocked off with barricades and parks were closed, an obvious inconvenience to tourists. But a spokesperson for the Department of the Interior told reporters, "services that require staffing and maintenance such as campgrounds , full service restrooms, and concessions will not be operating".

Life&Culture Colin Firth Says He Won't Work With Woody Allen Again
Author: 0 Colin Firth Says He Won't Work With Woody Allen Again

Chalamet is just the latest cast member of an Allen production to express regret or guilt about being professionally associated with the director. Firth, who appeared in Allen's 2014 film, Magic in the Moonlight , told The Guardian on Thursday that he won't be doing anything with Allen in the future.

Life&Culture Las Vegas gunman researched La Jolla, San Diego months before mass shooting
Author: 0 Las Vegas gunman researched La Jolla, San Diego months before mass shooting

Paddock began shooting into the crowd attending the Route 91 Music Festival from his hotel room into a crowd of 22,000 people attending the Route 91 Harvest Festival music below on October 1, 2017. Paddock also claimed multiple times to friends or family that he "felt ill, in pain or tired", the report said. Authorities reported finding about 4,000 unused bullets in Paddock's two-room suite, including incendiary rounds that Lombardo said were not used.

Life&Culture White House: Trump won't be responsible for shutdown
Author: 0 White House: Trump won't be responsible for shutdown

And this is an important issue. Ronny Jackson . "Dr. Jackson has been a White House physician for the last 12 years, trusted by President Bush, President Obama, and now President Trump ". Congressional Democrats are under enormous pressure from liberal activist groups to get DACA reinstated, and think that attaching it to the budget deal is their best hope of accomplishing that without handing Trump a win in the form of border security concessions.

Life&Culture Chicago West to get sandwich named after her
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The Keeping Up With The Kardashians star announced that her daughter was born at 12.47am on Monday and weighed 7lb 6oz. The reality TV star later tweeted the names of all her three children, " North , Saint and Chi". Kim reportedly was the first to make skin-to-skin with the baby followed by Kanye , as a source revealed: 'Kanye was in the delivery room but behind a curtain.

Life&Culture Roy Halladay had morphine in system during plane crash
Author: 0 Roy Halladay had morphine in system during plane crash

The report showed that Halladay's blood traced 72 ng/ml of zolpidem. His blood-alcohol level was 0.01, the report said. "One source familiar with the autopsy tells us he results are consistent with someone who uses [prescription] medication", TMZ reported .

Life&Culture Former Cats Anthony Davis, DeMarcs Cousins NBA All-Star Game starters
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Apparently, LeBron will retain the top spot he held a year ago. On Thursday afternoon, the National Basketball Association announced that Curry and Cavaliers' forward LeBron James will serve as the two captains for the 2018 All-Star Game after the two players received the highest share of All-Star votes from fans, players and media.

Life&Culture Actor Michael Douglas accused of of sexual harassment
Author: 0 Actor Michael Douglas accused of of sexual harassment

Douglas said that Braudy had never complained - something she denied, even though she acknowledged never reporting the behavior to the police because she said she did not realize at the time that it could be considered criminal behavior. "That was completely untrue", he said about Braudy's claims that he masturbated in front of her before firing her in retaliation. He also joked to a group of agents that she looked like someone who "screams in the sack".

Author: 0 '12 Strong' Review: Winning the Battles but Losing the War

The film follows Central Intelligence Agency paramillitary officers and US Army Green Berets in Afghanistan as they take on the forces of Taliban after the brutal 9/11 attacks. SIMON THOMPSON, IGN : "Bearing in mind that this is a Jerry Bruckheimer production, 12 Strong is one of his more restrained and considered exercises in hero storytelling even if some of the beats it tries to hit are slightly off".

Life&Culture What Does YouTube's New Advertising Rules Mean For Bloggers?
Author: 0 What Does YouTube's New Advertising Rules Mean For Bloggers?

Current channels have a grace period to meet the new criteria, which applies to them on 20 February. Some of those video creators reported as much as an 80 per cent drop in sales following YouTube's tighter restrictions. They want your time and effort to basically create your own television channel, and they want to pay you a mere pittance of the revenue they generate from your hard work.

Life&Culture Wolff's 'Fire and Fury' account of Trump's White House heading to TV
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Baynard Woods is a reporter for the Real News Network and the founder of Democracy in Crisis, a project of alternative newspapers across the country. The resulting series, which is notably not described as a limited or miniseries, will see author and journalist Michael Wolff stay on as executive producer, as well as former BBC and Channel 4 executive, Michael Jackson , executive produce.

Life&Culture Oil hovers near three-year high despite rising USA output
Author: 0 Oil hovers near three-year high despite rising USA output

West Texas Intermediate ( WTI ) crude futures were at 63.93 dollars a barrel, up 20 cents or 0.3 per cent from their last settlement, while WTI hit a December-2014 peak of 64.89 dollars a barrel on Tuesday. OPEC and its allies including Russian Federation agreed in November to further extend the production cuts negotiated a year ago for up to the end of 2018, with a review period in late June.

Life&Culture Boult stars as Black Caps win ODI series
Author: 0 Boult stars as Black Caps win ODI series

Trent Boult's career-best 7 for 34 set the record for the best ODI returns by a New Zealand bowler against West Indies . Despite Ashley Nurse making a valiant 27, the West Indies continued to lose wickets in a hurry and were eventually bundled out for 121.

Life&Culture Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin Slam Megyn Kelly-On Her Own Show
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Jane Fonda jumped on the opportunity to take a shot at Megyn Kelly on the " Today " show Tuesday morning after her co-star joked about plastic surgery. "I don't normally go around like this". Judging by their appearance together on the Today show , Tomlin also got a big kick out of her friend's uncomfortable interview with Kelly.

Life&Culture Dolores O'Riordan dead: Police say The Cranberries singer's death not suspicious
Author: 0 Dolores O'Riordan dead: Police say The Cranberries singer's death not suspicious

Police in London are still investigating the singer's "unexplained" death, but they are not treating it as suspicious. O'Riordan was set to record her vocals in London Monday. I mean, they did have an ear for a catchy hook for sure, but I think the sweet tone of her voice amidst often heavier instrumental elements made for a contrast that was as interesting as it was unexpected.

Life&Culture Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan dies aged 46
Author: 0 Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan dies aged 46

Their Stephen Street produced debut album, 1993's Everybody Else is Doing it, So Why Can't We? As we previously reported , fans of The Cranberries were hit with some devastating news when it was revealed that the band's frontwoman, Dolores O'Riordan, has passed away.

Life&Culture Watch The Chilling Trailer For The Handmaid's Tale Season Two
Author: 0 Watch The Chilling Trailer For The Handmaid's Tale Season Two

Elisabeth Moss , who stars as the aforementioned protagonist, will executive produce alongside Warren Littlefield , Daniel Wilson , Fran Sears , and Ilene Chaiken . Miller went onto describe one scene he is extremely excited about in this new season, which depicts a handmaid's funeral in Gilead. Meanwhile, star of the show and executive producer Elisabeth Moss revealed that the second season is going to be 'darker than season one if that is possible'.

Life&Culture Nintendo Switch 'Yuzu' Emulator Announced By Citra 3DS Developers
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This was followed by a declaration that another group of hackers discovered a future-proof Nintendo Switch hack. Nintendo Italy also announced that the Switch has become the fastest selling console of all time in the region, which Nintendo Italy's general manager, Andrea Persegati, attributes to the platform's library of software that has really connected with Italian consumers.

Life&Culture 'Jumanji' Tops the Box Office for Second Week in a Row
Author: 0 'Jumanji' Tops the Box Office for Second Week in a Row

The action-comedy, starring Dwayne Johnson and Kevin Hart , has won the first two weekends of 2018 after debuting December 20 in the shadow of " Star Wars: The Last Jedi " - and began significantly outperforming forecasts. That leaves the year-to-date domestic total at $560 million through Monday - 4.9% ahead of the same point last year, according to comScore. The fifth weekend of Disney-Lucasfilm's " Star Wars: The Last Jedi " came in fifth with $15.3 million at 3,090 sites to lift its ...

Life&Culture Prince Harry And Meghan Markle Are Getting A Lifetime Movie
Author: 0 Prince Harry And Meghan Markle Are Getting A Lifetime Movie

According to Deadline , producers are now casting for Harry & Meghan: The Royal Love Story - a TV film that will follow the pair's relationship from the first time they met. The movie will be exec produced by Merideth Finn and Michele Weiss ( Lifetime's Flowers in the Attic and Petals on the Wind ) and directed by Menhaj Huda ( The Royals, Coronation Street ).

Life&Culture Katie Couric Has Called Matt Lauer's Behavior
Author: 0 Katie Couric Has Called Matt Lauer's Behavior "Completely Unacceptable"

Matt was a kind, generous colleague who treated me with a lot of respect'. I feel I speak for many of my coworkers once I say it was not exactly the Matt we knew. "To the people I have hurt, I'm truly sorry". Though Couric made a lighthearted comment in 2012 on Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen claiming that Lauer " pinches me on the a** a lot ", she clarified to People magazine that she wasn't serious.

Life&Culture Parks and Recreation actor, Aziz Ansari, accused of sexual assault
Author: 0 Parks and Recreation actor, Aziz Ansari, accused of sexual assault

Ansari also physically pulled her hand towards his penis multiple times throughout the night, from the time he first kissed her on the countertop onward. At this point, Grace says she stood up and got her things and said she'd call herself an Uber . 'It was fun meeting you last night, ' the message read.

Life&Culture 'True Lies' actress alleges she was abused at age 12
Author: 0 'True Lies' actress alleges she was abused at age 12

In an announcement posted on her Facebook page, Eliza composed: 'I recall distinctively how he deliberately drew the shades and turned down the lights; how he wrenched up the cooling to what had a craving for solidifying levels, where precisely he put me on one of the two inn room beds.