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Life&Culture Portrait of Christ by da Vinci sells for record $611m
Author: 0 Portrait of Christ by da Vinci sells for record $611m

The sale was controversial for a couple of reasons: that mind-numbing number itself, but also the fact that there are a lot of questions - and serious doubts - about the painting's authenticity, restoration, and provenance . Salvator Mundi evokes joy, ecstasy, anger, awe - it just touches every emotion. Alan Wintermute, Senior Specialist, Old Master Paintings at Christie's commented: "The Salvator Mundi is the Holy Grail of old master paintings".

Life&Culture 'Wonder Woman 2' With Gal Gadot Moves To November 2019
Author: 0 'Wonder Woman 2' With Gal Gadot Moves To November 2019

Six women, including actress Olivia Munn , have accused Ratner of sexual harassment and misconduct. The original Wonder Woman flick was a smashing success at it was released in June of this year with a worldwide gross of almost $822 million ($412 million domestically).

Life&Culture Five Big Ten Men's Soccer Teams Earn Bids to 2017 NCAA Tournament
Author: 0 Five Big Ten Men's Soccer Teams Earn Bids to 2017 NCAA Tournament

This is Clemson's fifth consecutive NCAA Tournament berth and fifth under head coach Mike Noonan, and it is the fourth consecutive year that the Tigers have earned a first round bye. Following Thursday's first round and Sunday's second round games, the NCAA Championship continues with third round matchups on November 25 or 26 at campus sites.

Life&Culture Didier Drogba announces retirement plans
Author: 0 Didier Drogba announces retirement plans

Speaking to French radio station RMC , Drogba said: "What's happening now is normal". "No, because when the coaches come, they have a free hand at the club, they do what they want, after that I do not see the relationship with the president on a daily basis, but you cannot come into conflict with your boss", he said.

Life&Culture Rose McGowan turns herself in on drug charge at Dulles
Author: 0 Rose McGowan turns herself in on drug charge at Dulles

Ms McGowan reportedly reached a settlement with Weinstein after a hotel room encounter during the Sundance Film Festival. "What a load of HORSES-", she wrote. The charges date back to January, when McGowan's wallet was discovered on a plane by a cleaner at Dulles International Airport in Virginia. "I was going to ASAP but then things started to get really weird", she said, People reported , citing the New Yorker .

Life&Culture Aditi Rao Hydari comes out in defence of Sanjay Leela Bhansali
Author: 0 Aditi Rao Hydari comes out in defence of Sanjay Leela Bhansali

Sometimes the trailer or the film is so nice that everyone comes out and says great we have a film like this here. As controversies around Padmavati take new twists and turns, more and more celebs are coming out in support of Sanjay Leela Bhansali film starring Deepika Padukone , Shahid Kapoor , Ranveer Singh .

Life&Culture Super Mario Bros. Animated Film From Minions Studio Reportedly In The Works
Author: 0 Super Mario Bros. Animated Film From Minions Studio Reportedly In The Works

Nintendo's original characters have been in the crosshairs of countless movie studios over the years, though Mario is likely seen as the crown jewel. Animated films, especially ones as important as this, tend to take a long time to make, so don't even bother to start holding your breath yet. Nintendo is thriving this year, and with the release of the hugely successful " Super Mario Odyssey ", Mario seems to be seeing a bit of resurgence.

Author: 0 Mattel Releases Hijab-Wearing Barbie Inspired by Olympic Fencer

But there's one thing Barbie hasn't done until now - worn a hijab, or Islamic headscarf or covering. Muhammad told HuffPost that this moment is surreal for her since Barbie was such a big part of her life growing up. Barbie has released its first doll wearing a Hijab on Monday to honour American Olympian Ibtihaj Muhammad . The Barbie Sheros lineup, unveiled in 2015, included (from left) Emmy Rossum, Trisha Yearwood, Ava DuVernay , Sydney "Mayhem" Keiser, Kristin Chenoweth and Eva Chen.

Life&Culture Salman Khan unveils his 'Race 3' look
Author: 0 Salman Khan unveils his 'Race 3' look

Post which, he ripped apart the internet when YRF dropped the much-awaited trailer of Tiger Zinda Hai and boy how the internet was on fire. Though the director and composers (Vishal-Shekhar) have been changed, Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif have been retained in this sequel to the 2012 " Ek Tha Tiger ".

Life&Culture Kim Kardashian's Baby Shower Was Fancier Than Your Dream Wedding
Author: 0 Kim Kardashian's Baby Shower Was Fancier Than Your Dream Wedding

Kim was excited to celebrate... The gifts to the lovely ladies were from Kim's latest project under her KKW Beauty label, which is three new fragrances, Crystal Gardenia, Crystal Gardenia and Crystal Gardenia Oud, due out next week. The party was also attended by model Chrissy Teigen . A source said recently: "It's so weird - Kim can't believe it. Kim had a week of feeling so tired, just like when she was pregnant with North and Saint ".

Life&Culture Taylor Swift to bring stadium tour to Nashville in August 2018
Author: 0 Taylor Swift to bring stadium tour to Nashville in August 2018

The trek follows United Kingdom and European shows a year ago in the wake of the groups 2016 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction. Tickets for the concert will go on sale to the general public December 13. Look what we made her do, you guys. Kim shared a Snapchat of her and North singing their hearts out to 'E.T.', the song that Perry and West collab'd on and it's absolute perfection.

Author: 0 Tiffany Haddish opens with hilarious monologue, 'SNL' writers fail with skits

On Friday, C.K. said the claims were true in a lengthy statement , and he was swiftly dropped by his representatives. She also spoke about sexual harassment allegations that are sweeping through Hollywood by saying, "If you got your thing-thing out and she got all her clothes on, you're wrong!" The latter remark came as another photo of Louis C.K.

Life&Culture Taylor Swift performs 'Ready For It?'
Author: 0 Taylor Swift performs 'Ready For It?'

While numerous songs reveal intimate details about her secret relationship with boyfriend Joe Alwyn , Swift - who spent most of 2016 in hiding - also tells her side of the story on her past relationships and her feud with Kanye West and Kim Kardashian West .

Life&Culture John Lewis and adam&eve unveil Christmas Moz the Monster
Author: 0 John Lewis and adam&eve unveil Christmas Moz the Monster

The ad is meant to be a return to the tear-jerkers of years gone by - in contrast to last year's bouncing dog Buster the Boxer. The advert was directed by Oscar-winning screenwriter Michel Gondry, the director behind Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind and uses an Elbow cover of the classic Beatles song " Golden Slumbers " as its theme song.

Life&Culture George Takei
Author: 0 George Takei "shocked and bewildered" at sexual assault claims against him

Most such revelations have followed the news last month that the Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein serially harassed and coerced women into sexual contact for years, and hired teams of professionals to silence or denigrate victims. After Brunton passed out, he says, he came to, only to find "my trousers down around my ankles and [that Takei] was groping my crotch and trying to get my underwear off".

Life&Culture Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Are Injustice 2 DLC
Author: 0 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Are Injustice 2 DLC

Injustice 2 features the DC universe's characters battling it, but having non-DC characters in-game is not unusual for the series. But one thing is for sure, I'm so, so, so glad that their design is based on the puppets from the 1990 live-action movie instead of those horrendous looking CGI monstrosities in Michael Bay's reboot of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles .

Life&Culture Jenny McCarthy reasserts Steven Seagal sexual harassment claim
Author: 0 Jenny McCarthy reasserts Steven Seagal sexual harassment claim

Unfazed, she replied, "well, I didn't know if he was your type". "I think the line gets crossed when you take all your clothes off and start masturbating", said Julia Wolov, one half of the Chicago comedy duo who both accused him of misappropriate behavior in his hotel room after their late-night show.

Author: 0 Caitlyn Jenner hasn't spoken to Khloe Kardashian in two years

To be honest, I don't talk to them anymore. If you've been keeping up with the Kardashians on their show, Keeping Up With the Kardashians , then you'll know that the sisters have had it up to here with Caitlyn Jenner . But Caitlyn admitted she speaks to her biological daughters Kendall , 22, and Kylie Jenner , 20 - who she shares with Kris - "all the time", and insists the pair are the "only ones I am really concerned about".

Life&Culture I Didn't 'Make Decision' to Recommend AT&T Sell CNN
Author: 0 I Didn't 'Make Decision' to Recommend AT&T Sell CNN

As president, Trump has often blasted CNN for its coverage of him and his administration, disparaging it and its reporters as "fake news". Delrahim, who supported Trump during the campaign and served nine months as a White House lawyer, is responsible for overseeing the AT&T transaction.

Life&Culture Nicki Minaj's brother found guilty in child sex assault case
Author: 0 Nicki Minaj's brother found guilty in child sex assault case

Maraj's lawyer, David Schwartz, intends to appeal the verdict. He is now being held at the Nassau County Jail until his upcoming sentencing. According to the reports, prosecutors said that DNA evidence supported the allegations after Maraj's semen was found on the child's pyjamas.

Life&Culture New
Author: 0 New "Star Wars" characters, trilogy in development

Johnson will re-team with Ram Bergman, his longtime producer who helped him on previous films such as Brick and Looper . Disney did not provide release dates for the films or any further details regarding their plots or titles. The Last Jedi , which follows on from 2015's hit film The Force Awakens and is expected to focus on Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill), will be in theatres on December 15.

Life&Culture Is Salman Khan UNHAPPY with Race 3 already?
Author: 0 Is Salman Khan UNHAPPY with Race 3 already?

Salman captioned the image, "Baki sab toh Theek Hai but look at how hot, cool, sweet, charming & sexy is rameshji looking in this Race 3 ke team pic mein". Race 3 is sequence of the Race franchise which had hit theatres in 2008 for the first time. After the humungous success of Sajid Nadiadwala's Kick, Jacqueline Fernandez and Salman Khan are ready to set everyone's heart racing with the third film of the Race franchise.

Life&Culture Pokemon GO dev Niantic's next mobile title will be Harry Potter themed
Author: 0 Pokemon GO dev Niantic's next mobile title will be Harry Potter themed

The tech giant is probably hoping the game will be as popular as Pokemon GoWhat will Harry Potter: Wizard's Unite be about? GAMERS and Harry Potter fans alike will be delighted when Niantic's new AR game launches. HBO now has the streaming rights for the Harry Potter universe film Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them , and has recently streamed Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix and Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire , but not at the same time.

Life&Culture Is April the giraffe pregnant again?
Author: 0 Is April the giraffe pregnant again?

There might be another bun in April the giraffe's oven. That's the big question Thursday after the owner of Animal Adventure Park in Harpursville, N.Y., said he can not "confirm nor deny" that the social media star is expecting again. In his TV appearance, Patch said April has been an incredible mother to baby Tajiri, who likes to be independent, thanks to his father Oliver. Patch said that April's son is nearly 10 feet tall and that April is an "amazing mother".

Life&Culture Media companies are reassessing their ties to comic Louis CK
Author: 0 Media companies are reassessing their ties to comic Louis CK

After the incident on set, he told Corry, according to the Times , that he "misread her signals". The celebrated standup, writer and producer may be the most beloved celebrity ensnared in the wave of sexual misconduct allegations that began last month with Harvey Weinstein .

Life&Culture Jodie Whittaker's Doctor Who costume unveiled
Author: 0 Jodie Whittaker's Doctor Who costume unveiled

Finally, the stipes on her shirt are also an echo of Doctors past, with the pattern and colors used calling back to Tom Baker's iconic striped scarf. So when Jodie Whittaker makes her debut as the Thirteenth Doctor next month, she'll literally be wearing Peter Capaldi's pants. What do you think of the new look? Whilst both Twelfth Doctor Peter Capaldi and Tenth Doctor David Tennant were both fans of a trench coat .

Life&Culture Taylor Swift's 'Reputation' Is Almost Here. Let's Discuss.
Author: 0 Taylor Swift's 'Reputation' Is Almost Here. Let's Discuss.

On Wednesday, the singer offered a sneak peak at the back covers of two Swift-themed magazines Target produced to release exclusively in conjunction with her new record. It is also supposed to touch on her famous feuds with stars like Kanye West, Kim Kardashian, Katy Perry and ex-love Calvin Harris. It was tweeted by Scandal ABC.

Life&Culture Terry Crews Files Police Report Regarding Alleged Sexual Assault
Author: 0 Terry Crews Files Police Report Regarding Alleged Sexual Assault

He cited the Harvey Weinstein sexual assault and harassment scandal as his motivation for coming forward. Crews's statement came as a direct effect of breaking stories about Weinstein. Crews tweeted that he contemplated fighting the man, but "thought twice about how the whole thing would appear". My wife saw everything [and] we looked at him like he was insane.

Life&Culture New Star Wars Trilogy Being Directed by Rian Johnson
Author: 0 New Star Wars Trilogy Being Directed by Rian Johnson

As digging for secret connections between movies and books and shows is the most favorite pastime of every single hardcore Star Wars fan ever, it'll still be hard to convince them this is something new. Whichever side - light or dark - wins the most challenges that week will receive a special crate with "high-power upgrades" for either Finn or Captain Phasma.