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Life&Culture Madonna brands planned biopic 'lies'
Author: 0 Madonna brands planned biopic 'lies'

Madonna's planned biopic is being written by Elyse Hollander . The Material Girl is upset about a planned biopic on her life and struggles in NY before her first album was released. A major movie studio is making a biopic of Madonna . A second and far less promising tactic would be to go after the script for defamation. Given Madonna's stature, she probably has the right to her songs herself, according to a music lawyer cited in The Hollywood Reporter .

Life&Culture Highlights of Baahubali The Conclusion
Author: 0 Highlights of Baahubali The Conclusion

The Telugu film is said to inspire many businesses models and attracted various merchandise under the massive brand name across the nation. But for Baahubali 2: The Conclusion viewers believe in the film to such an extent that they've already booked their seats for the premiere.

Life&Culture F1 drivers
Author: 0 F1 drivers "very split" on Shield cockpit protection

Romain Grosjean of Haas voiced concern the "next step" would be completely closed cockpits. "Can we choose nothing", smiled the Frenchman. "I prefer the Shield to the Halo, it is less offensive visually but it is a halfway... Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen: "I have only seen a picture of the shield. I don't know. Looks-wise I don't think there is an terrible lot of difference".

Life&Culture Lipstick cleared for release
Author: 0 Lipstick cleared for release

The Central Board of Film Certification had earlier complained that the film "has abusive words, audio pornography [meaning phone sex], and a bit sensitive touch about one particular section of society [implying it could hurt Muslim religious sentiments]".

Life&Culture India Bollywood actor Vinod Khanna dies of cancer at age 70
Author: 0 India Bollywood actor Vinod Khanna dies of cancer at age 70

The veteran actor was hospitalized and later discharged from HN Reliance Foundation and Research Centre in Girgaum, Mumbai due to severe dehydration. Vinod Khanna's demise has left behind a huge vacuum not just for Hindi cinema but anyone who grew up in the 70s and 80s. Three years later, he made the successful transition to the "hero" and played the lead role in "Hum, Tum or Woh", ("Me, You and Them").

Life&Culture Baywatch - Dwayne Johnson To Priyanka Chopra: Cannot Wait To Come To India
Author: 0 Baywatch - Dwayne Johnson To Priyanka Chopra: Cannot Wait To Come To India

Priyanka might soon have to leave for the US for fulfilling her promotion commitments. I met some of them here. Apologising for not being able to visit India, the actor said, "I am so sorry I couldn't be there with you. I missed Bombay. This is my home. I've had so much fun meeting these people in the last couple of days. You probably know Priyanka Chopra as the brilliant Federal Bureau of Investigation recruit Alex Parrish from ABC's Quantico , but in her upcoming film Baywatch, Chopra is ...

Life&Culture Fox anchor says network does little about racial diversity
Author: 0 Fox anchor says network does little about racial diversity

In another controversy for the embattled news network, Fox News' Kelly Wright is joining the discrimination lawsuit against it. Wright, who is African-American, alleged that he endured racial discrimination from executives at the network, where he has worked as an anchor since 2003.

Life&Culture How Many Americans Are Amazon Prime Members?
Author: 0 How Many Americans Are Amazon Prime Members?

Apart from being able to easily change the monthly and annual subscription prices of their services, all interested businesses will also be able to use Subscribe with Amazon to provide their customers with exclusive Amazon Prime deals. The numbers indicate that Amazon's US -based Prime customers each spend an average of around $1,300 per year on the shopping site, compared to around $700 per year for non-Prime customers.

Author: 0 Jonathan Demme, 'Silence of the Lambs' and 'Philadelphia' director, dead at 73

The 1991 movie, based on Thomas Harris' novel, swept the Academy Awards the following year, winning Oscars for best picture and its two stars, Jodie Foster and Anthony Hopkins , whose Hannibal Lecter character became a cultural icon. Demme also directed concert and music documentaries for Bruce Springsteen, Kenny Chesney and Neil Young, the band Talking Heads, and more recently, Justin Timberlake + the Tennessee Kids.

Life&Culture Fox News anchor, others hit network with race bias claims
Author: 0 Fox News anchor, others hit network with race bias claims

In another controversy for the embattled news network, Fox News' Kelly Wright is joining the discrimination lawsuit against it. Wright, who is African-American, alleged that he endured racial discrimination from executives at the network, where he has worked as an anchor since 2003.

Life&Culture Fields begin to dry out as planting season is in full swing
Author: 0 Fields begin to dry out as planting season is in full swing

Sixty-nine percent of Iowa's oats are in the ground, a day behind average. Pasture conditions are 74 percent good to excellent, while livestock conditions and feedlots are improving. Year-to-date inspections are 62 percent ahead of a year ago, according to USDA data. Sheep and lamb death loss rated 1 percent heavy, 61 average, and 38 light.

Life&Culture Jesse Williams and wife to divorce
Author: 0 Jesse Williams and wife to divorce

Williams and Drake-Lee have two children - daughter Sadie and son Maceo. Williams and Drake-Lee Wednesday in September 2012, after knowing each other for more than five years, according to People . And now, the couple have called it quits. He told USA Today in 2010, "I was a teacher when I met her, so she's been with me through all different facets of my career".

Author: 0 Bill O'Reilly out at Fox News Channel after 20 years

Share below! We know that Tucker Carlson will be replacing O'Reilly at 8:00 p.m. "After a thorough and careful review of the allegations, the company and Bill O'Reilly have agreed that Bill O'Reilly will not be returning to the Fox News Channel", 21st Century Fox said in simple, one-sentence statement .

Life&Culture Tarek and Christina El Moussa to resume 'Flip or Flop' despite divorce
Author: 0 Tarek and Christina El Moussa to resume 'Flip or Flop' despite divorce

The El Moussas reportedly earn $10,000 per episode. " Flip or Flop " has been a big hit for HGTV, but the fate of the show was unclear after news of the couple's breakup broke in December 2016. What Does It Mean for Their HGTV Show? HGTV's "Flip or Flop" hosts Tarek and Christina El Moussa might not be partners off the air any more , but they're staying true to their promise to remain partners on the air.

Author: 0 'Frozen 2' Release Date Confirmed for Late 2019

Little else is known about the sequel, although the movie's producer told EW in March that the film was already in the development writing process. Here's hoping the #GiveElsaAGirlfriend fans get their wish. And while it's safe to assume that " Let It Go " songwriters Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez will return to Frozen 2, there has yet to be an official announcement.

Life&Culture Warm day on tap for the Mid
Author: 0 Warm day on tap for the Mid

A few passing clouds overnight tonight but temperatures drop like a rock! Temperatures this morning are starting out a bit on the cooler side, with lows in the upper 30s and lower 40s. Tuesday will be mostly sunny and warm with a growing and strengthening breeze. Partly sunny skies, with most high temperatures in the lower to mid 70s.

Life&Culture Jennifer Lopez Opens Up about A-Rod on 'Ellen'
Author: 0 Jennifer Lopez Opens Up about A-Rod on 'Ellen'

He texted her, they went to dinner, and the rest is history. Asked if the two "had a sleepover" after their first date, Lopez wagged her finger and clarified "Mama don't sleep over on the first date!" As for kids together, Jennifer said, "Oh, my God!" And it seems like Lopez's 9-year-old daughter Emme and Rodriguez's 12-year-old daughter Natasha had no trouble becoming fast friends.

Author: 0 Xi urges restraint on N. Korea in phone call with Trump

On Monday, North Korea issued new threats against the USA, which it accuses of plotting an invasion. Mr Trump has reportedly settled on a strategy which emphasises increasing pressure on Pyongyang with the help of China. The US leader has repeatedly called on China, the North's sole major ally, to do more to rein in Pyongyang, as tensions in the flashpoint region soar amid speculation it will conduct another nuclear test.

Life&Culture Kendrick Lamar Announces North American Tour Ft. Travis Scott & DRAM
Author: 0 Kendrick Lamar Announces North American Tour Ft. Travis Scott & DRAM

Compton rapper Kendrick Lamar is heading out on the road to promote his critically acclaimed album DAMN . Early Monday, K. Dot revealed his new country country run with fellow headliners Travis Scott and D.R.A.M. tour is booked for arenas. Tickets go on sale starting at 10 a.m. Friday, April 28, and will be available here . It's Kendrick Lamar's world, and we're just lucky enough to be living in it.

Life&Culture New Prince Single
Author: 0 New Prince Single "Deliverance" for Sale Again, EP Still Under Restraining Order

According to TMZ.com, the estate was victorious in the first stage of their legal battle, after a federal judge ruled in their favour, and granted them a restraining order which will prevent the release of Deliverance . The filing claims Boxill neglected to return the unfinished recordings. The estate are seeking to block the release of new music and want the recordings returned.

Life&Culture China urges 'restraint' amid North Korea sinking threat
Author: 0 China urges 'restraint' amid North Korea sinking threat

Trump, in his phone call with Xi, criticized North Korea's "continued belligerence" and emphasized that its actions "are destabilizing the Korean peninsula", the White House said. South Korean and United States officials have feared for some time that North Korea could soon carry out its sixth nuclear test. "And I think that they're panicking right now".

Life&Culture Refugee boat sinks between Greece and Turkey, 16 drown
Author: 0 Refugee boat sinks between Greece and Turkey, 16 drown

Two survivors, one of whom is pregnant, were from Cameroon and the Democratic Republic of Congo, the agency said. Among the victims there are an underage boy and four women, while a pregnant woman was rescued and transferred to a local hospital on a Swedish Frontex vessel, Greek Coast Guard said.

Life&Culture Alex Jones on trial
Author: 0 Alex Jones on trial

But recently, it's Jones's personal life that has hit the headlines, due to an ongoing custody battle with his ex-wife. " Infowars " host Alex Jones has testified that he's honest in his " Infowars " commentary but acknowledges that he also uses satire and comedy on his show.

Life&Culture Unicorn Frappuccino Hair Is All The Rage on Instagram
Author: 0 Unicorn Frappuccino Hair Is All The Rage on Instagram

Have you tried the Frappuccino? I relate to this so well today has been one hell of a day for us baristas. Assembly issue aside, the neon-colored creation's sugar content has also been turning people off. Yokosuka-based reporter Tyler Hlavac, who usually isn't a fan of the coffee giant's expensive and sugary offerings, said he was surprised that the American Cherry Pie Frappuccino wasn't overly sweet.

Life&Culture Rihanna on the Empire State Building, how 'BAZAAR'!
Author: 0 Rihanna on the Empire State Building, how 'BAZAAR'!

In her candid interview with the magazine, Kendall said she's "more of a Jenner than a Kardashian". Covers from the magazine's 150-year history were displayed against the skyscraper. Holding court as hostess was Harper's Bazaar's Editor-in-Chief Glenda Bailey . It has also been announcement that the model Kendall Jenner is the cover star of the 150 anniversary cover of Harper's Bazaar .

Life&Culture Federal Court Finds Lawmakers Intentionally Discriminated In Drawing Texas House Districts
Author: 0 Federal Court Finds Lawmakers Intentionally Discriminated In Drawing Texas House Districts

A panel of federal court judges has ruled that Texas lawmakers deliberately tried to dilute the state's minority vote when they redrew the lines for Texas' House districts in 2011. The judges did not order any immediate changes to the maps, so it's unclear how - or if - the rulings will affect elections in 2018. But, like the prior ruling, the federal court didn't mandate any remedies or discuss how to correct the problems in Thursday's opinion.

Life&Culture 'This will never happen again on a United flight': CEO
Author: 0 'This will never happen again on a United flight': CEO

The chief executive added that the company would review its policies on dealing with overbooked flights and its partnerships with airport authorities and police. As of Wednesday, the Chicago Department of Aviation has suspended three officers in connection with the incident pending the outcome of an investigation.

Life&Culture 'Avatar' sequels now scheduled to start in December 2020
Author: 0 'Avatar' sequels now scheduled to start in December 2020

The franchise will take a three-year break before returning to the screen with two more installments, on December 20, 2024 and December 19, 2025 respectively. If nothing else, we can all admit the Avatar from 2009 showed us a lovely nearly completely computer generated world. Cameron recently compared the production of the four new films to building the Three Gorges Dam.

Author: 0 Kejriwal calls on Pinarayi in Delhi

The AAP made an impressive debut in the MCD bypoll past year on 13 seats, where it had won five seats, followed by the Congress which won four and BJP won three seats. A senior leader of the Delhi Congress admitted that these developments could harm the party come Sunday. After the trifurcation, North DMC and South DMC were given 104 wards each while the East DMC covered 64.

Life&Culture Auto Shanghai 2017: BMW M4 CS breaks cover
Author: 0 Auto Shanghai 2017: BMW M4 CS breaks cover

Now listed at 338kW, the twin-turbo straight six engine also pumps its torque up to 600Nm, which edges the M4 Competition Package by 10%. The suspension on the M4 CS is generally the same as that found on the M4 Competition Package. Like the GTS, the CS also gains the company's new organic LED tail lights that will eventually spread to the entire M4 range when it is treated to its mid-life update at a date yet to be confirmed.

Author: 0 Federal Judge Blocks Sound Engineer's Release of Prince EP

The estate's lawsuit says Boxill signed a confidentiality agreement detailing that the recordings would remain Prince's property. The album, including the titular song which was already available for streaming, have been removed from the web.