Culture&Arts


France were not clinical enough, rues coach Didier Deschamps
- July 11, 2016

The Final of the UEFA European Championship had 45 million people having 146 million interactions, the social networking giant said in a statement on Monday. They overcame Cristiano Ronaldo's knee injury, which forced the star to leave the pitch after with just 10 minutes gone. Substitute André-Pierre Gignac would have sneaked in a victor in the dying minutes of the game for Les Blues, only for him to watch his ball hit the post. (more...)
Clinton seeks to move past email controversy, blames officials
- July 11, 2016

A Clinton spokesman on Thursday criticized the congressional hearing for its "partisan motivations", and expressed confidence that Comey's testimony had shut down any lingering "conspiracy theories" on the matter. Nobody tells it better than FBI Director James Comey . I know an army of reasonable prosecutors who would have done just that, if they had been allowed. (more...)
Joey Chestnut sets world record by eating 70 hot dogs Joey Chestnut sets world record by eating 70 hot dogs
- July 11, 2016

The regional Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest has had a long run in Las Vegas at New York-New York each spring leading up to the national finals in Coney Island. The annual Nathan's Famous global hot-dog eating contest includes a women's category. Both men hail from San Jose, Calif. Peter J. Smith for The Wall Street Journal ... (more...)
The Secret Life Of Pets: New Clips & Featurette Released
- July 11, 2016

Ghostbusters has not even opened in theaters domestically yet, but it is already facing stiff competition at the box office which could see it open in the number two spot even without another major movie opening alongside it. These are just the estimate numbers for Friday and the final weekend tally is going to be out sometime early on Monday. Coming in third place over the weekend after taking in $21 million , the film now has a total domestic gross of over $420 million. (more...)
It's confirmed! Deepika will star in 'Padmavati' It's confirmed! Deepika will star in 'Padmavati'
- July 11, 2016

The news came amid much speculation over who Bhansali would cast in his magnum opus. Deepika has recently wrapped up her Hollywood project with action star Vin Diesel " XXX: The Return of Xander Cage " and now she is back in the Bollywood. (more...)
Kylie Jenner Dry Humps Tyga on Snapchat, Loves His Kylie Jenner Dry Humps Tyga on Snapchat, Loves His "Fit"
- July 11, 2016

Tyga responded, "What?" Kylie also posted another video of her flaunting a large diamond ring when she was on plane. "Kylie has brought up marriage with Tyga to her friends lately, both jokingly and seriously. Tyga has known the Kardashian-Jenner family for years, and he and Kylie have reportedly been sweethearts for just as long. Kylie took to Snapchat to share a video of her snuggling to the "Hookah" rappper. (more...)
40 people detained during riots in Paris after Euro 2016 Final 40 people detained during riots in Paris after Euro 2016 Final
- July 11, 2016

The Eiffel Tower remained closed to the public on Monday a day after youths clashed with police in the area, lighting bonfires and throwing bottles. French police were forced to use tear gas to end riots outside the Euro 2016 fan zone in Paris . (more...)
Beyoncé Pens Open Letter On Alton Sterling's Death Beyoncé Pens Open Letter On Alton Sterling's Death
- July 11, 2016

Sterling, 37, was fatally shot by during an altercation with police while selling CDs outside of a Baton Rouge, Louisiana , convenience store Tuesday. "These robberies of lives make us feel helpless and hopeless". Hate will not win. Kim also includes direct links to find your local legislator to demand social and judicial changes now, adding that posting "hashtags are not enough". (more...)
Hillary Clinton 'eager for Federal Bureau of Investigation interview' over private email use
- July 11, 2016

Hillary Clinton, the almost-certain Democratic nominee for president, chose to use a private e-mail account and servers in her last job, as USA secretary of state. FBI officials are expected to conclude their investigation soon. "What she did was wrong!". "Like I said, the system is totally rigged!" Lynch said that meeting was purely social and Hillary Clinton echoed that statement on Saturday. (more...)
Dustin Johnson Now Ranked 2nd in the World Dustin Johnson Now Ranked 2nd in the World
- July 11, 2016

The co-leaders have a one-stroke lead over Swede David Lingmerth (69), with American Brian Stuard (67) two strokes behind in the World Golf Championships event. "You know, I'll definitely learn a little bit from it so I can apply it to next time". You've got to use the ground. "It's really tough to get any sort of wedge in your hand and kind of made a mess of it". (more...)
Serena Williams wins Wimbledon - and 22nd Grand Slam title
- July 11, 2016

In Serena, you had one of tennis's greatest ever servers and power hitters pitted against Kerber, a great retriever. I always talk about how the head, the heart and the guts have to be together to make greatness and that's what Serena has. In the rematch against the fourth-seeded Kerber - the first time in a decade two women met to decide multiple major titles in one season - the No. 1-ranked Williams came through. (more...)
Ciara & Russell Wilson tie the knot announcing 'We Are the Wilsons!'
- July 11, 2016

Another insider added, "The love was strong in the room". Ciara opined the threat to Russell Wilson was real and described Future's attitude as, "frightening" and "socially irresponsible ... Wilson threw it back to the 90s, singing "Lady Dujour" by Jonny Gill to his future wife, as she blushed in the background. I know Russell and he is such a wonderful, wonderful man and a wonderful father, and I know Ciara is a wonderful mother. (more...)
Leslie Jones Opens Up About Her Stunning 'Ghostbusters' Premiere Dress Leslie Jones Opens Up About Her Stunning 'Ghostbusters' Premiere Dress
- July 11, 2016

Siriano, 30, got in touch with Jones after she tweeted in June, "It's so amusing how there are no designers wanting to help me with a premiere dress for (a) movie". The pair met up two days later to get to work on designing the gown, and both Siriano and Jones posted fun photos from their meeting to social media. (more...)
Robert De Niro pays emotional tribute to Deer Hunter director Michael Cimino Robert De Niro pays emotional tribute to Deer Hunter director Michael Cimino
- July 11, 2016

The Deer Hunter (1978), starring Robert de Niro, Christopher Walken, Meryl Streep and John Cazale , featured a group of friends from a small Pennsylvania town who went to fight in the Vietnam War. In closing, here is a lengthy Hollywood Reporter interview with Cimino that touches on comparisons between American Sniper and The Deer Hunter , war, the nuttiness of Quentin Tarantino, and more. (more...)
Gabby Douglas, Aly Raisman named to U.S. Olympic gymnastics team Gabby Douglas, Aly Raisman named to U.S. Olympic gymnastics team
- July 11, 2016

They will go to Brazil as alternates, in case one of the first five gets hurt. Except nearly no one ever gets hurt. "I think this meet today demonstrates this is a heck of a team to make - greatest team in the world". "I'm really sad that she won't be here on this team with me", Kocian said . But here's what those fans don't get: In gymnastics, it's different. (more...)
Calvin Harris pens 'cheating' track about Taylor Swift
- July 11, 2016

It comes after the star - who's now set to film Thor 3: Ragnarok in Queensland - was joined by Tay Tay for a romantic date in Aus. Swift's personal life and the endless public fascination with her romantic history has provided endless fodder for her professional career. (more...)
'West Wing' vets applaud theme song's use for Miranda's last 'Hamilton' hurrah
- July 11, 2016

On Twitter, he shared a black-and-white photo of his severed locks, along with the caption, "Teach 'em how to say goodbye.". Miranda, whose role in shaping the production earned him two Tony Awards last month, had performed as the show's title character for almost a year after previous a previous production at the Public Theater in New York City. (more...)
Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates review Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates review
- July 11, 2016

They do it because these movies make money, sometimes lots of money. I sat in jolted silence beside the woman who birthed me while Mike and Dave's sister received an all-too-erotic massage by Kumail Nanjiani until one brother walked in for an agonizing, slow-motion grand finale. (more...)
Rosario's home run, four hits lead Twins over Rangers 8 Rosario's home run, four hits lead Twins over Rangers 8
- July 11, 2016

Rangers first baseman Prince Fielder (right) reaches for the ball while Twins left fielder Robbie Grossman dives back to first base in the second inning on Sunday in Arlington, Texas . Hamels' second consecutive short outing extended the Rangers' club record to seven straight games in which their starter didn't pitch at least five innings. (more...)
Honorary Australian Miley Cyrus may have a Vegemite tattoo Honorary Australian Miley Cyrus may have a Vegemite tattoo
- July 11, 2016

After a much publicised split and a broken engagement in 2013, they rekindled their relationship in 2015, sparking rumours that they had secretly tied the knot during the Christmas holidays. OK! magazine reported that Cyrus was "caught covering her mid-section with a backpack", speculating she was pregnant. Cyrus, 23 is also "not ready to settle down and have kids", which is the opposite of what Hemsworth may want. (more...)
Sources tell NH1 News Sanders will join Clinton at Tuesday's Portsmouth rally
- July 11, 2016

The amendment calling for the $15-an-hour federal minimum wage was introduced by former OH state Sen. Former Congressman Howard Berman, left, and Cornel West, at right, listening to testimony at a Democratic Party platform drafting committee hearing in Washington, D.C., June 9 2016. (more...)
Noel Gallagher performs touching tribute for Caroline Aherne
- July 11, 2016

She had a real battle to get the Royle Family and she had to do a deal with the BBC to do another series of Mrs Merton. The 49-year-old, who is touring with his band Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds, had promised the tribute earlier on his Instagram account. (more...)
Why Clinton, Trump didn't campaign today & what they're saying about Dallas
- July 11, 2016

The suspect, a black army veteran who said he was bent on killing white cops, was killed after a long standoff with police. CNN reported that a SWAT team of elite police marksmen and bomb-sniffing dogs had been deployed to the scene and stun grenades were used. (more...)
Lin-Manuel Miranda Chops Off Locks Following Final 'Hamilton' Performance Lin-Manuel Miranda Chops Off Locks Following Final 'Hamilton' Performance
- July 11, 2016

Miranda is a history-making musical theater writer and actor who is the mastermind behind the biggest Broadway hit in years: Hamilton . He's composing the music for the new Disney film Moana , and will later star as a street lamplighter named Jack alongside Emily Blunt in Disney's Mary Poppins Returns. (more...)
Newgarden earns IndyCar win in Iowa Newgarden earns IndyCar win in Iowa
- July 11, 2016

Basically, a driver on top of the track dives toward the bottom. If approved, the proposal could keep the team from moving to the Los Angeles area, where it has been approved by National Football League ownership to join the Rams in a new stadium being built in Inglewood. (more...)