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Why Meghan Markle is ditching this signature accessory
- June 28, 2018

This year's Queen's Leaders awards ceremony saw 61 young leaders from right across the Commonwealth receive recognition for their inspirational work in their communities. The Duchess Slant is where one sits, lays their leg across the other from knee to ankle and only crosses the ankles, saving one from any flashing mishaps. (more...)
Germany crash out as Korea Republic end on high Germany crash out as Korea Republic end on high
- June 28, 2018

Having gone off at [1.16] to beat South Korea in a must-win fixture, Germany were laboured again despite dominating possession but will rue a series of missed opportunities including an 87th minute free header from Mats Hummels. Tottenham Hotspur star Son Heung-min has told Reuters that he intends to play for South Korea at the AFC Asian Cup in January 2019. Mexico's 2018 World Cup was dangerously close to coming to a heartbreaking ending. (more...)
MovieBob Reviews: ANT-MAN AND THE WASP MovieBob Reviews: ANT-MAN AND THE WASP
- June 28, 2018

We're not sure yet outside of the fact that it will deal with the aftermath of Infinity War , and Ant-Man and The Wasp will apparently be very important to it . KF: I think Black Panther proved that will be the case, I think Ant-Man and The Wasp will prove that, and I'm hoping that Captain Marvel will prove that. (more...)
Morbius: Jared Leto to headline Spider-Man spin-off Morbius: Jared Leto to headline Spider-Man spin-off
- June 28, 2018

The character originated in the '70s Marvel Comics as a Spider-Man nemesis in The Amazing Spider-Man #101, but he evolved into his own freestanding comic hero as the decades unfolded. Of course, Leto is also set to reprise his Suicide Squad role as the Joker in an upcoming origin story film. With the Tom Hardy-headlining Venom opening this October and Spider-Man: Far From Home launching next July, movie-goers look set for a web-tastic season. (more...)
Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas to get engaged next month? Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas to get engaged next month?
- June 27, 2018

In the video shared by Parineeti on Instagram, the Chopra sisters can be seen having a blast enjoying the monsoon, whilst listening to the popular rain song "Tip-Tip Barsa Paani". Rumors about Nick and Priyanka being a couple first cropped when there were snapped together while celebrating Memorial Day with friends. "I've met him for the first time, so it's too early to form an opinion". (more...)
Hip-hop stars Cardi B and Offset Wednesday quietly months ago Hip-hop stars Cardi B and Offset Wednesday quietly months ago
- June 27, 2018

In the revealing post , Cardi admits that she and Offset made a decision to get married in the spur of the moment back in September of 2017. Cardi B and Offset are already married. The Bodak Yellow hitmaker - who is pregnant with her and Offset's first child - revealed they just woke up one morning and chose to get hitched. (more...)
Meghan Markle wears Prada while hosting awards ceremony alongside the Queen Meghan Markle wears Prada while hosting awards ceremony alongside the Queen
- June 27, 2018

On Tuesday, Prince Harry kicked off the ceremony with an opening speech, and in it, he made sure to give the duchess a sweet shout-out. Cue a giggly scene for the Queen and Meghan who were all smiles and laughs. The couple mingled with celebrities, including soccer star David Beckham and Sir Lenny Henry, at the star-studded annual event which was held in the palace's ballroom. (more...)
Library Association Removes Laura Ingalls Wilder's Name From Award Library Association Removes Laura Ingalls Wilder's Name From Award
- June 27, 2018

The ALSC backed its decision by saying Wilder "includes expressions of stereotypical attitudes inconsistent with ALSC's core values". An editor at Harper's chose to change the word "people" to "settlers" in 1953, though that did little to silence critics who characterized such wording as racist, according to The Washington Post . (more...)
Pete Davidson confirms engagement to Ariana Grande Pete Davidson confirms engagement to Ariana Grande
- June 26, 2018

Representatives for the two have not returned CNN's request for comment, but the pair has not been shy about flaunting the new shiny accessory on Grande's left hand. As for Davidson, he told Fallon of his courtship, "It's f***ing lit, Jimmy.It's so lit". 'Some dude came up to me and he was like, "Yo man, you, like, gave me hope "'. (more...)
SA artist Sjava wins big at BET Awards SA artist Sjava wins big at BET Awards
- June 26, 2018

Curated by American rap superstar and Pulitzer prize victor Kendrick Lamar, the album also features appearances by Babes Wodumo and Johannesburg-based rapper Yugen Blakrok. Additionally, Kendrick Lamar, who curated the film's acclaimed soundtrack and appeared on numerous songs, won the Best Male Hip Hop Artist Award. Organisers of the awards, BET has received a lot of flack from artistes and Africans for the decision to award nominees in that manner. (more...)
Supreme Court sides with Texas in redistricting map dispute Supreme Court sides with Texas in redistricting map dispute
- June 26, 2018

The couple, who had purchased flowers from Stutzman in the past, and state Attorney General Bob Ferguson sued her and won. In the Masterpiece case , the Supreme Court justices decided that members of the Colorado Civil Rights Commission had been unfairly hostile to Phillips' religious justifications for his actions. (more...)
Ronaldo Misses Penalty And Avoids Red Card After VAR Review Ronaldo Misses Penalty And Avoids Red Card After VAR Review
- June 26, 2018

Where is the FIFA World Cup 2018 Iran v/s Portugal match? Ronaldo entered the match with four goals already to his name but he was unable to make it five, as Beiranvand brilliantly guessed the right way to keep out his spot-kick. (more...)
Heather Locklear arrested -- again -- for battery on a police officer: Details Heather Locklear arrested -- again -- for battery on a police officer: Details
- June 26, 2018

Paramedics were called to the scene to have Locklear checked out and as the EMT was examining her, Locklear allegedly kicked the EMT. She was placed on $20,000 bail, and her next court date is scheduled for Tuesday at the Ventura County Superior Court. (more...)
How can Senegal beat Japan?
- June 25, 2018

Neither side could find a victor in the final 10 minutes and had to settle for a share of the spoils, which leaves them joint top of Group H with four points each after two matches. While he is known for his quiet outward demeanor, the man of the match in Japan's win over the 10-man Colombians in Saransk has a powerful presence within the Samurai Blue squad, according to his teammates. (more...)
Tom Holland Reveals The Next Spider-Man Movie's Title Tom Holland Reveals The Next Spider-Man Movie's Title
- June 24, 2018

What do you think of the Spider-Man: Homecoming sequel title? Holland has become known for accidentally spoiling details about the Marvel movies he stars in, often teasing on Twitter and in interviews that he had very little access to the script for Avengers: Infinity War . (more...)
Mexico see off South Korea to continue flawless World Cup start Mexico see off South Korea to continue flawless World Cup start
- June 24, 2018

They have now gone eight World Cup matches without a win - going back to the group stages of 2010 - and face the daunting prospect of Germany in their final group game. Vela and Hirving Lozano also had chances for Mexico , before the second goal arrived with 25 minutes to go through Mexican all-time top scorer Hernandez. (more...)
Paul McCartney Gives James Corden a Tour of Liverpool on 'Carpool Karaoke' Paul McCartney Gives James Corden a Tour of Liverpool on 'Carpool Karaoke'
- June 22, 2018

After singing " Drive My Car " and the first song he ever wrote, a ditty called "I Lost My Little Girl", Paul explained how the genesis of "Let It Be" came to him in a dream. They stopped at the barbershop mentioned in Penny Lane and Sir Paul took selfies with the stunned staff. To wrap up their visit to the home, McCartney treated the very lucky homeowner to a special private performance of "When I'm Sixty-Four" on her piano. (more...)
Lucasfilm’s Obi-Wan Kenobi Movie Reportedly Lost Its Director Long Before Solo Lucasfilm’s Obi-Wan Kenobi Movie Reportedly Lost Its Director Long Before Solo
- June 22, 2018

Disney and Lucasfilm have chose to put future spin-offs on the backburner to focus attention on Star Wars: Episode IX and the next mainline trilogy , according to Collider . Although Qi'Ra (Emilia Clarke) is not referenced or mentioned at all in the movies set after Solo , she ended that movie on a very ambiguous note, with more stories clearly to tell. (more...)
U.S. rapper XXXTentacion shot dead in Florida U.S. rapper XXXTentacion shot dead in Florida
- June 22, 2018

According to TMZ , a Los Angeles gang had jumped him, for which he initially blamed Migos but later backed off and apologized. On Tuesday morning, workers continued building a 6-foot (2-meter) wall around the property of the newly built home where XXXTentacion lived in Parkland, the same suburb of Fort Lauderdale where a gunman fatally shot 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in February. (more...)
Donald Trump Explains Melania Trump's Controversial Jacket Donald Trump Explains Melania Trump's Controversial Jacket
- June 22, 2018

Trump has accused rival Democrats of causing the crisis at the border through inaction on illegal immigration - charging that his opponents put "illegal immigrants before they put American citizens". "It's a jacket. There was no hidden message". Melania Trump's unannounced trip to a youth shelter for migrants and a Border Patrol processing center came one day after President Donald Trump made a sudden decision to end the practice of splitting immigrant families that has left more than ... (more...)
Teenager Mbappe sends France through as Peru knocked out Teenager Mbappe sends France through as Peru knocked out
- June 22, 2018

France will be out to improve on their narrow win over Australia as they face off against Peru in their second group stage match of the World Cup , at 14:00 CET in Ekaterinburg on Thursday. He came out with energy, but he cooled down after receiving a yellow card in the 23rd minute. The 34-year-old is his country's all-time leading scorer with 35 goals but has missed a lot of action because of a doping ban that was lifted only weeks ago by a Swiss judge. (more...)
XXXTentacion dead at 20 following shooting XXXTentacion dead at 20 following shooting
- June 22, 2018

Authorities say troubled rapper-singer XXXtentacion has been fatally shot in Florida . Two up-and-coming USA rappers, XXXTentacion and Jimmy Wopo, were killed on Monday in separate shootings near Miami and in Pittsburgh, police and local media reported . (more...)
Prince William birthday: How is Kate Middleton's husband celebrating turning 36? Prince William birthday: How is Kate Middleton's husband celebrating turning 36?
- June 22, 2018

Their sister, Charlotte, had her christening at St Mary Magdalene Church at the Queen's Sandringham estate in Norfolk. The little prince, the younger brother of Prince George and Princess Charlotte , will be baptized in the Chapel Royal at St James's Palace. (more...)
First lady Melania Trump's 'I don't care' jacket causes a stir
- June 22, 2018

First lady Melania TrumpMelania TrumpTrump backs down in rare reversal Hollywood goes low when it takes on Trump Ivanka Trump thanks her father for ending family separations MORE called on Congress to pass "common sense immigration reform" after a surprise visit to the Texas border on Thursday. (more...)
Starbucks plans to close 150 locations Starbucks plans to close 150 locations
- June 21, 2018

Starbucks Corp ( SBUX .O) shares fell more than 8 percent on Wednesday after a disappointing sales forecast from the USA coffee chain prompted Wall Street analysts to question the sustainability of its growth at home and in its next biggest market, China. (more...)