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Life&Culture Veteran anchor Amanda Davis dies after massive stroke
Author: 0 Veteran anchor Amanda Davis dies after massive stroke

Amanda Davis , the morning news anchor for CBS46, has tragically died, the television station announced on December 27, 2017. She was en-route to Texas for her step-father's funeral at the time. Davis was also honored with the Keenan's Kids Foundation Media Award for her work with "Wednesday's Child", a segment on Fox5 dedicated to helping foster children in Atlanta to find families.

Life&Culture Paul Reiser and Helen Hunt reportedly circling Mad About You revival
Author: 0 Paul Reiser and Helen Hunt reportedly circling Mad About You revival

The reboot would likely focus on Paul and Jamie "grappling with empty-nest syndrome in the wake of now-17-year-old daughter Mabel's admission to college", according to TVLine . " Now, because everybody's talking about it, I started to think, 'Maybe if there's a story we could come up with , '" Reiser told People . In a separate interview with IndieWire in October, Reiser explained that he was never interested in bringing the show back - until now.

Life&Culture What do you get Kim Kardashian for Christmas?
Author: 0 What do you get Kim Kardashian for Christmas?

The "Famous" rapper surprised wife Kim Kardashian West by gifting her a box of gift cards to companies like Netflix and Amazon, along with Apple headphones, Adidas socks and a Disney Mickey Mouse toy. In 2016, she also was featured on the business magazine's cover for turning her mobile game, Kim Kardashian: Hollywood , into a massive success. When Kim was first diagnosed during a 2011 episode of Keeping Up with the Kardashians , her dermatologist Dr.

Life&Culture Power goes out at Disneyland, leaving visitors stuck on rides
Author: 0 Power goes out at Disneyland, leaving visitors stuck on rides

A power outage hit parts of the Disneyland theme park in Southern California and stopped some rides. @Disneyland mob of angry people since the power of off in half of the park. A spokesperson told the Los Angeles Times that no refunds will be given. Disneyland is nearly at capacity with visitors flooding the park during the holiday week, with many paying "peak" pricing for tickets.

Life&Culture Cardi B admits Offset cheated on her recently
Author: 0 Cardi B admits Offset cheated on her recently

The answer is no. Cardi B and fiance Offset appeared to be having sex on Instagram Live yesterday, but we guess our eyes were deceiving us. "Yaaa can't be that slow (sic)". "I don't got no more in me left". Meanwhile, Cardi has also shrugged off allegations of Offset's infidelity. Cardi, real name Belcalis Almanzar, became a stripper at the age of 19, which she credits as a positive in her life.

Life&Culture 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' & 'Jumanji' Lead Christmas Day Box Office
Author: 0 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' & 'Jumanji' Lead Christmas Day Box Office

It becomes the ninth film of the year to surpass $800 million, and the fourth Disney release to do so after Beauty and the Beast , Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. Rogue One's second Monday in 2016, conversely, was quite sizable - falling on December 26 a year ago and repping 44% of its weekend (which had also been impacted by the holiday).

Life&Culture Lorde scraps Israel concert amid boycott calls
Author: 0 Lorde scraps Israel concert amid boycott calls

Lorde has joined a growing list of artists who now refuse to perform in Israel, in protest over the country's treatment of Palestinians. She added that despite the research and reading she had done on the issue before initially booking, "I'm not too proud to admit I didn't make the right call on this one".

Life&Culture Khloe Kardashian Bares Baby Bump At Family's Annual Christmas Eve Party
Author: 0 Khloe Kardashian Bares Baby Bump At Family's Annual Christmas Eve Party

While the other four KarJenner ladies and their mom, Kris Jenner , were all over Kim and Khloe Kardashian's Snapchats during the family's lavish Christmas Eve party, Kylie wasn't seen, leaving fans wondering if she attended at all. There is, in fact, a theory that Kylie has actually already given birth , and that day 25 will see her cradling her newborn baby. " Kylie is only trusting her closest friends and her sisters right now".

Life&Culture Kris Jenner get a unique Christmas gift from Jennifer Lawrence
Author: 0 Kris Jenner get a unique Christmas gift from Jennifer Lawrence

So when Jenner told the actress she wanted a Porsche for Christmas J-Law delivered, and the outcome is glorious. Sharing a picture of the flashy toy auto on Instagram , Kris wrote: "My BFF #Jenniferlawrence asked me what I wanted for Christmas and of course I said a Porsche , DUH".

Life&Culture Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's engagement photos released
Author: 0 Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's engagement photos released

The 72-year-old first cousin of the Queen of England was quickly called out for sporting a brooch in a blackamoor style, but later insisted she meant no harm. Princess Michael has been accused of racism in the past, having reportedly told black diners to "go back to the colonies" in 2004. She denied making the comment to the New York Post at the time.

Life&Culture Tomb Raider, 'Army of Two' arrive in January's Xbox Games with Gold
Author: 0 Tomb Raider, 'Army of Two' arrive in January's Xbox Games with Gold

Looking at the games incoming for Xbox gamers, we reckon Sony can do better than the Microsoft games for January 2018! Available for the whole month of January, this Xbox Games with Gold freebie finds Val Helsing in the face of "the darkest secret about the birth of the modern Borgovia" as he prevents the end of times orchestrated by a former ally from gripping the land.

Author: 0 Lorde considering canceling Tel Aviv show after fans demand 'artistic boycott'

The decision comes days after the 21-year-old New Zealander was called on by two of her compatriots to cancel the show in protest of the Israeli government's treatment of Palestinians in the West Bank. The UN General Assembly also denounced the move. Jewish New Zealand film and TV writer Dane Giraud wrote a subsequent essay on The Spinoff , arguing that the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement against Israel damages the peace process.

Author: 0 Real Housewives star Luann de Lesseps arrested

In a statement emailed by her spokesman Pete Sanders, de Lesseps offered her honest apologies to anyone she might have offended with her behavior. She said she was committed to a "transformative and hopeful 2018". During her court appearance overnight, Judge Ted Booras reportedly suggested de Lesseps hire herself a lawyer rather than ignore the charges , adding: "I don't think it would be that hard to find you".

Life&Culture Jerusalem: UN resolution rejects Trump's recognition
Author: 0 Jerusalem: UN resolution rejects Trump's recognition

Among the countries that abstained were Argentina, Australia, Canada, Croatia, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Latvia, Mexico, the Philippines, Poland, Romania and Rwanda. "I prefer we have tight bilateral relations over a situation in which we don't have close bilateral relations, and they vote in our favour in the United Nations", Oren said, describing India's vote as "certainly disappointing".

Life&Culture Khloe Kardashian reveals baby bump
Author: 0 Khloe Kardashian reveals baby bump

Clearly, Khloe is overjoyed with the pregnancy and so is Tristan. Instead, she posted pictures of her son on social media, celebrating Prince's first birthday. I had been waiting and wondering but God had a plan all along. 'I simply had to trust in Him and be patient. "APL shares our brand values of providing a quality technical product that elevates and celebrates our guests to live a life they love", Celeste Burgoyne, executive vice president of Lululemon retail, Americas, said of the ...

Life&Culture Google celebrates the solstice in both hemispheres
Author: 0 Google celebrates the solstice in both hemispheres

The 23.5-degree tilt of Earth's axis is responsible for the seasons. December 21 is the shortest day of the year above the Earth's equator and the longest Down Under. "Around the time of the December solstice, it's your longest noontime shadow of the year". The arctic region sees no sunlight on the day of the winter solstice.

Life&Culture Quentin Tarantino's 'Star Trek' Movie Lands 'The Revenant' Screenwriter
Author: 0 Quentin Tarantino's 'Star Trek' Movie Lands 'The Revenant' Screenwriter

Smith for the job. Fleming also reports that Tarantino wants to direct the project. That leaves the ripe June/July summer blockbuster area open, which could potentially be filled by a new Trek movie. The idea of a Tarantino-helmed Trek comes almost a decade after Abrams revitalized Trek for the big screen with his 2009 reboot Star Trek , and followed it up with 2013's Star Trek Into Darkness.

Life&Culture Khloe finally confirms pregnancy
Author: 0 Khloe finally confirms pregnancy

Kourtney Kardashian, the eldest of the five sisters, even gave birth on the show to her daughter Penelope in 2012. She owns a lifestyle blog, All Eyes on Jordy C, and runs a hair extension boutique and online clothing line, too. "Thank you for treating me like a Queen", Kardashian said. Thank you for making me feel attractive at all stages! As wonderful as it was to finally learn Kardashian will soon become a first-time mom, learning that she'll announce her pregnancy on KUWTK is even more ...

Life&Culture North Korea begins tests to load Anthrax onto ICBMs, report says
Author: 0 North Korea begins tests to load Anthrax onto ICBMs, report says

North Korea has been developing its missile program for decades, and a test last month let the world know that it has the U.S. East Coast within range of its latest Hwasong model. Nuclear attacks aren't the only thing to worry about from North Korea. The Hermit Kingdom is beginning experiments to test out if anthrax can endure huge heat and pressure it will have to endure when loaded into an ICBM and launched toward the earth's atmosphere, Japan's Asahi newspaper reported , citing an ...

Life&Culture Isaiah Thomas Nearly Ready To Begin 5-On-5 Practice
Author: 0 Isaiah Thomas Nearly Ready To Begin 5-On-5 Practice

The All-NBA point guard handed out gifts, while Boys and Girls Club members participated in games led by Cavs Academy Coaches, giant board games, and NBA 2K. The complete trade was not made official for a week after Thomas got the call depicted in the video. "That's insane", Thomas said when he first found out.

Author: 0 Meryl Streep Targeted by Street Art Campaign

The posters depict Streep, 68, next to Harvey Weinstein and seem meant to contradict the actress's claims that she didn't know about the recently disgraced movie mogul's alleged sexual misconduct. Whoever is responsible, though, must have either intentionally missed Meryl Streep's measured response to McGowan , or chose to ignore it. They feature an image of Streep next to Weinstein with a red stripe across her face with the text "She knew", referencing Weinstein's alleged sexual abuse ...

Life&Culture Cardi B Talks Topping Billboard Hot 100: 'It's Like Winning the Lottery'
Author: 0 Cardi B Talks Topping Billboard Hot 100: 'It's Like Winning the Lottery'

Cardi B's chirping surprised Fallon , who seemed to forget his question every time she made the insane noise. "My whole family was there, and it was just an emotional moment, it's like winning the lottery", she continues. And now, the 25-year-old singer has said she believes she's only asked to take on the role because she can afford lavish gifts for her friends' broods.

Author: 0 Paramount Announce Dungeons & Dragons, Third GI Joe Movie And More

Joe movie, Dungeons and Dragons , Micronauts , and an untitled Hasbro film. The studio has found incredible financial success with the Transformers film franchise, which has yielded a staggering $4.38 billion across the globe. Originally based on the licensed Japanese toy lne Microman, Micronauts was brought to a United States audience through Marvel Comics in a story that ran from 1979 to 1984, with other series following over the years.

Life&Culture Former Alaska governor Sarah Palin's son arrested for assaulting father
Author: 0 Former Alaska governor Sarah Palin's son arrested for assaulting father

Track Palin , 28, was arraigned Sunday morning on charges of first-degree burglary, fourth-degree assault fourth-degree criminal mischief, KTUU Channel 2 reports . "They ask that the privacy of the family be respected during this challenging situation as it would be requested by other people who care for a family member in distress".

Life&Culture ALL Kids | Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH)
Author: 0 ALL Kids | Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH)

So, while no one here will lose coverage - unless the delay lasts for months longer, which appears unlikely - Congress' inaction still carries a cost to Minnesota. The two aren't directly linked, but it is fair to compare the feverish pace of the tax legislation and the laggardly approach to CHIP, which wasn't reauthorized by Congress when the federal fiscal year ended September 30.

Author: 0 Meghan Markle joins royal family for Christmas lunch at Buckingham Palace

These may be the first sketches we've seen for Meghan, but Dror is likely competing with a number of other labels for the coveted title of Markle's wedding designer. Meghan Markle is getting a chance to meet the in-laws at the Queen's pre-Christmas lunch. But while some of the details for the upcoming nuptials are becoming more and more apparent, one glaring (and exciting) question still remains: Who will design the dress? The second sketch reveals a sleek gown with puffed shoulders while ...

Author: 0 Hip-Hop Icon Combat Jack Dies At 48

He posted a video of himself in the hospital. talking to LL Cool J, who had called with well wishes. "So I'm gonna knock it out!" he said. He received an outpour of support from friends and fans following the announcement. I tried to hire him 10x over the years, but he was smart enough to keep building his own empire. Thanks Reggie for your mentorship + friendship. He was also the former managing editor of The Source , and host of The Combat Jack Show a beloved and influential ...

Life&Culture Lady Gaga Confirms Rumors of a Las Vegas Residency
Author: 0 Lady Gaga Confirms Rumors of a Las Vegas Residency

Then she has to get planning her Las Vegas show. "With a show designed specifically for this intimate venue, Lady Gaga will launch a two-year, multi-date love affair with Las Vegas ". We love you so much. She's now joined the steady stream of performers taking their talents to Las Vegas for extended runs such as Britney Spears , Jennifer Lopez , Mariah Carey and Celine Dion.

Life&Culture Boy, 5, calls 9-1-1: Grinch trying to steal Christmas
Author: 0 Boy, 5, calls 9-1-1: Grinch trying to steal Christmas

She went to TyLon's house to assure him that his Christmas was safe from harm. Pittman then called TyLon to the door where the grinning officer stood. "Then the Grinch talked to him and said he was sorry and that he would stop stealing Christmas presents". TyLon, who wants to be a police officer when he grows up, was thrilled.