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Life&Culture Disney pulls costume lambasted as 'Polyface'
Author: 0 Disney pulls costume lambasted as 'Polyface'

Disney's online store had offered boy's pajamas and a men's t-shirt in a similar design, but those products were no longer available Wednesday. Disney heard the complaints loud and clear, and rather than issue a statement of denial and continue to try to reap the merchandising rewards, they pulled the costume from their website, and store shelves.

Author: 0 Cheers erupt as Puerto Rico slowly emerges from blackout

Fix crews on Thursday worked to restore electricity to Puerto Ricos 3.5 million people after a fire at a power plant on Wednesday afternoon blacked out the entire US territory. "It's taking way too long", said 74-year-old Magdalena Concepcion as she waited at a bus stop. Many Puerto Ricans dragged mattresses out to balconies and porches to spend the night outside, doing what they could to ward off mosquitoes in the still air.

Life&Culture San Diego Fire Weather Prompts Red Flag Warning Sunday
Author: 0 San Diego Fire Weather Prompts Red Flag Warning Sunday

But in addition to fire worries, the high temperatures and winds will create real health hazards. Driving may bring other dangers as forecasters issued a wind advisory through Monday. Forecasters warned the threat will persist because of strong Santa Ana winds, dry vegetation and low humidity. The National Weather Service says Los Angeles and Ventura counties will see a slight break, with gradual cooling and increasing humidity starting Tuesday and continuing through the end of the week.

Author: 0 Donald Trump won't bring Flowers to the debate, Mike Pence says

Clinton's team has warned pundits against grading Trump "on a curve". In a response on Twitter, Trump mocked Cuban's short-lived reality TV show " The Benefactor " - which was similar to Trump's " The Apprentice ". Clinton's camp confirmed this week that they would invite billionaire mogul Mark Cuban , a Trump antagonist, to the debate. "Cuban being in the front row if his objective is to somehow disrupt the debate; likewise, if Mr.

Life&Culture Streaming: Jacob Wetterling's funeral set for 10 AM Sunday
Author: 0 Streaming: Jacob Wetterling's funeral set for 10 AM Sunday

Joseph, Minn. While Jacob's abduction in 1989 prompted new laws to protect children, he was remembered Sunday as a real boy who loved hockey and fishing. Jacob Wetterling , the 11-year-old son of Patty and Jerry Wetterling, was abducted the night of October 22, 1989, just outside of St. Joseph. One snapshot shows him beaming for the camera as he embraces a dog.

Life&Culture 'Magnificent Seven' Hits Bullseye With $35 Million Debut
Author: 0 'Magnificent Seven' Hits Bullseye With $35 Million Debut

Honestly: There are worst things than being the first runner-up in a race with a movie that has both "Cowboys" and "Aliens" in the damn title , so kudos to the Magnificent Seven all around. And in third place, " Sully " was on track to deal $13.8 million in tickets this weekend, for a domestic running total of $92.4 million over three weeks.

Author: 0 Colin Powell's Personal Emails Read Like a D.C. Burn Book

The website DCLeaks .com - which has reported , but not confirmed, ties to Russian intelligence services - obtained Powell's emails. Reporter Pete Williams, on NBC Nightly News, gave little time to Powell's thoughts on the candidates and focused mostly on hacking attacks at-large in the 2016 election.

Life&Culture Funeral service set for Ohio boy fatally shot by police
Author: 0 Funeral service set for Ohio boy fatally shot by police

Rich Weiner (WY'-nur), says police can not comment on the examination pending the release of the official coroner's report. "Once again an OH child has been shot and killed by a police officer who says they believed the child posed a legitimate threat".

Life&Culture Doubts Over OPEC's Reduction in Oil Production Levels Reappear
Author: 0 Doubts Over OPEC's Reduction in Oil Production Levels Reappear

Opec crude production surgeed to an eight-year high in July as Saudi Arabia , Kuwait and the UAE boost output to record levels. "I think that from the point of view of economic expediency and logic, it would be right to find some sort of compromise" on the Iranian output level, Putin told Bloomberg.

Author: 0 United Nations pleads for Syria aid access after truce extended

SANA said Friday's shelling is a violation of the Russia-U.S. -brokered cease-fire that went into effect four days ago. Rebels are said to have fired on government positions overnight, wounding two soldiers and prompting the Syrian army to move their weapons back to the road to prevent the rebels from advancing.

Life&Culture Backstreet Boys to start Las Vegas residency in 2017
Author: 0 Backstreet Boys to start Las Vegas residency in 2017

Paris Jackson got a little help from her friends in a new shoot for a popular art and fashion mag. The Backstreet Boys have heard the call ... and it's taking them to Vegas. telling us it sometimes feels like not that much has changed. Tickets go on sale to the public Saturday, Oct. 1 at 10 a.m. PT. Shows are now slated for the month of March, June, and July.

Life&Culture Warner Bros. CEO Says There's Room For Improvement in the DCEU
Author: 0 Warner Bros. CEO Says There's Room For Improvement in the DCEU

DC Comics's current "Rebirth" era has Johns's comic-book DNA all over it, as he helped wash away the polarizing New 52 reboot and brought DC Comics back to its storytelling basics to much fan approval... While the majority of critical responses to the recent DC Comics movies have been poor, Bewkes did say he was happy with Ben Affleck's Batman and Gal Gadot's Wonder Woman .

Life&Culture Marion Cotillard breaks silence on Pitt-Jolie divorce
Author: 0 Marion Cotillard breaks silence on Pitt-Jolie divorce

Pitt. On the heels of his divorce news, Brad Pitt was reportedly investigated for child abuse, according to People magazine. The celebrity news site is reporting that the alleged incident, which its sources say occurred during a trip last Wednesday on the family private jet when Pitt was intoxicated, was what prompted Angelina Jolie to file for divorce the following Tuesday.

Life&Culture Jennifer Aniston Denies Her Marriage Is Over
Author: 0 Jennifer Aniston Denies Her Marriage Is Over

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are gearing up for a nasty divorce. "Their anniversary was a dud and then they had the fight over Heidi ". The alleged insider goes to on claim, "He seemed so comfortable with the person on the phone". Angelina and Brad's divorce battle got underway on Tuesday, a day after she filed papers citing irreconcilable differences for the split and asking for custody of their six children.

Author: 0 Actor found dead in George Stroumboulopoulos' LA home

Police received a call about 5:17 a.m. concerning an injured man in the 6700 block of Milner Road, said Officer Drake Madison, a spokesman for the Los Angeles Police Department. "I am heartbroken", he wrote. "I only have a few details, but it seems like it was the result of a break in", he shared on Friday. Stroumboulopoulos added that he had left NY for Los Angeles.

Author: 0 Maggie Smith Wants Her Emmy From Jimmy Kimmel

When Smith was later awarded the title for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama - increasing her award count to four - Kimmel grabbed her Emmy and said, "No, no, no!" So-called "fast affiliates" figures, the first ratings reported for the show, had pegged the numbers at 2.5/8 in the demo and 9.69 million viewers, down roughly 7% from last year's broadcast.

Life&Culture Whoa, The Kanye West/Kid Cudi Beef Just Took An Unexpected Turn
Author: 0 Whoa, The Kanye West/Kid Cudi Beef Just Took An Unexpected Turn

Drake remixed a line of O.T. Genasis' "Cut It" while 'Ye hit pause on his set to say, " Kid Cudi , don't ever mention 'Ye name". "Do you know how many people wish they could be signed to G.O.O.D". According to Rolling Stone , Drake also responded to Cudi's remarks while onstage in Oakland, California by defending West. Have that opportunity? Never forget that.

Author: 0 Brissett would make Pats history as first black QB to start

Patriots quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo is listed as doubtful heading into Thursday night's game against the Houston Texans. This puts the Patriots at a very tight spot especially since Tom Brady still has two more games to go before his suspension ends.

Life&Culture Here's How Kareena Kapoor Khan Will be Celebrating Her Birthday Today!
Author: 0 Here's How Kareena Kapoor Khan Will be Celebrating Her Birthday Today!

The birthday celebrations saw the attendance of Bebo's parents, Randhir Kapoor and Babita , along with sister Karisma , and cousins Ranbir were present. Amrita Arora arrives in her vehicle for the celebration. We will start work on the film in March. Her cousin Ranbir Kapoor too dropped in and partied till late hours.

Life&Culture Missing Emmy star Dame Maggie gets Downton with the kidding
Author: 0 Missing Emmy star Dame Maggie gets Downton with the kidding

Smith has never actually attended THE EMMY AWARDS ceremony, despite having won four times over the years and been nominated nine times. Consider that the Downton Abbey version of a mic drop. "We're not mailing this to her", he said. The 2016 Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama series victor found Kimmel's attack amusing and responded via a statement, in which she wrote: "I was very astonished and pleased to win the award".

Author: 0 Nate Parker dodges rape allegation questions at TIFF press conference

Murray used the first 24 minutes to pose a question about the production and significance of " Birth " to each cast member, including Parker , who plays the lead, early-1800s slave rebellion leader Nat Turner. Editors at AP reported he refused to answer questions about the incident at the junket. Before the 9 p.m. showing, Parker spoke briefly and said "The Birth of a Nation" was "a labor of love".

Life&Culture Backstage News on a Possible WWE SmackDown Stable In the Future
Author: 0 Backstage News on a Possible WWE SmackDown Stable In the Future

The match saw Dean Ambrose and John Cena exchange blows from the start. Smackdown General Manager kicked the show off with a contract signing for the Women's Championship match at No Mercy between Becky Lynch and Alexa Bliss . Corbin won with the End of Days . Ziggler pulled The Miz into the ring but got sprayed in the face while the referee wasn't looking. Tonight, Ziggler hopes to have this match be fair and square.

Author: 0 Madame Tussauds separates wax figures of Pitt, Jolie

A taken aback Clooney offered his condolences. "I didn't know that - wow". "[I told her] 'Trust me you don't want me modelling for your shows". The Hello hitmaker was in the midst of her seven-night run at New York's Madison Square Garden, when it was announced Jolie had filed for divorce from Pitt - the father of her six children.

Life&Culture Sunny and warm Wednesday ahead for Tri
Author: 0 Sunny and warm Wednesday ahead for Tri

East southeast wind 5 to 10 miles per hour becoming northeast after midnight. Tomorrow other than a few leftover showers/storms IF storms were to make it into northeast Kansas we'll be dry and mostly sunny with highs in the upper 80s. Wednesday night ... Increasing rain showers, with rain likely overnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Partly cloudy with a chance of scattered showers Thursday , high in the mid 90's.

Life&Culture Sarah Paulson Publicly Apologizes To Marcia Clark At The Emmys
Author: 0 Sarah Paulson Publicly Apologizes To Marcia Clark At The Emmys

Simpson of double murder under the glaring spotlight of the so-called "Trial of the Century". Nominated actress Sarah Paulson brought Simpson prosecutor Marcia Clark as her date. When asked where she'd put her award, Paulson said, "I've had no time alone with her yet". Paulson later appeared in comedy films such as What Women Want (2000) and Down with Love (2003), and had dramatic roles in films such as Path to War (2002) and The Notorious Bettie Page (2005).

Author: 0 Nawaz Sharif consults Pakistan Army Chief over Kashmir

Speaking to the annual United Nations General Assembly, Nawaz Sharif also said Pakistan could not ignore India´s "unprecedented" arms build-up and would "take whatever measures are necessary to maintain credible deterrence". "The bodies of the terrorists are so close to the LoC that army might not be able to recover them", they said. PM Li Keqiang said China will stand with Pakistan.

Author: 0 SKorea wary of 6th NKorean nuclear test

There is evidence the North has finished new test preparations at a previously unused tunnel at the Punggye-ri nuclear complex, South Korea's main news agency Yonhap quoted unidentified government officials as saying. The global community is considering its response to the latest provocation by the North, with the United States, South Korea and Japan leading the calls for even more sanctions to be imposed.

Author: 0 Facebook celebrates Star Trek's 50th anniversary with new reactions

Star Trek fans around the world are celebrating the franchise's 50th anniversary , and Facebook is getting in on the action. We also wanted to honor the original design and spirit of Reactions, so we needed visual cues that were easy to identify at a glance, like Geordi's visor.

Life&Culture How Much Longer Disney Plans On Making Star Wars Movies
Author: 0 How Much Longer Disney Plans On Making Star Wars Movies

I'm not sure if anyone expected Rogue One to do Force Awakens numbers as the JJ Abrams' installment of the Skywalker saga earned nearly $2.1 billion globally to become the third-highest-grossing film in history. When Disney bought Lucasfilm back in 2012, the plan was to release a Star Wars movie every year starting in 2015 -and that's the plan up to Episode IX's release in 2019.

Author: 0 The Weeknd chops off his hair

He has had short hair before, and fans are wondering if his return to a cropped look means a change in sound as well. " The Smiths , Bad Brains , Talking Heads , Prince, and DeBarge play roles". The album includes the singles "The Hills" and "Can't Feel My Face", and won Best Urban Contemporary Album at the 2016 Grammys. That album debut at No.

Life&Culture Kiefer Sutherland Back in Action as ABC's
Author: 0 Kiefer Sutherland Back in Action as ABC's "Designated Survivor"

He's about to be bounced to an ambassadorship when the unthinkable happens - a terrorist explosion rocks the US Capitol during the president's State of the Union address, killing POTUS, his vice president, the speaker of the house and everyone else ahead of Kirkman in the line of succession.

Life&Culture Surprises, sure things and Trump joke at Emmys
Author: 0 Surprises, sure things and Trump joke at Emmys

Rami Malek with his "Mr. Robot " dad, Christian Slater. Supporting Actor, Comedy Series: Louie Anderson, " Baskets ". King won her second straight limited series/movie supporting actress Emmy for American Crime , and she knew that was made possible because "there was no one from People v.