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NOAA will livestream dives to Japanese mini subs near Pearl Harbor NOAA will livestream dives to Japanese mini subs near Pearl Harbor
- December 09, 2016

The USS Arizona is live tweeting the attack on Pearl Harbor , commemorating the 75th anniversary of an attack that killed over 2,000 Americans. In 1978, a generation of young Americans who had not known the agony of war had enough time on their hands for more trivial pursuits, like watching "Animal House", a movie about the antics of a not-so-bright college fraternity. (more...)
'The Flash': Wesley Shipp On Jay 'The Flash': Wesley Shipp On Jay
- December 08, 2016

Okay? We good? Let's go. The future newscast Barry saw mentioned an attack by a new meta named Thunder at the Central City Museum... more museum talk? Fortunately, there's at least some holiday magic to be found in the midseason finale " The Present ". (more...)
Syria military gains ground in Aleppo's Old City Syria military gains ground in Aleppo's Old City
- December 08, 2016

The Syrian government, with Russian air support, has seen some of its biggest successes against the rebels in Aleppo in recent weeks. The winding streets of Aleppo's Old City, a UNESCO World Heritage Site famed for its medieval buildings and souk, had been divided between regime and rebel control since 2012. (more...)
Minnesota Ballet Prepares for The Nutcracker Minnesota Ballet Prepares for The Nutcracker
- December 08, 2016

Photo compliments of SB Photography of Corinth's Sabrina BordenkircherWith the poise and grace of a lovely swan, ballerina Tinley Wharton, 13, will realize her childhood dream as she leaps into the role of Clara Stahlbaum in the Corinth Ballet's 2016 production of "The Nutcracker". (more...)
Jack White Lands A Total Of Four 2017 Grammy Nominations
- December 08, 2016

Both of them have been nominated for the record of the year , album of the year and song of the year awards. The Song Of The Year nominees are from the artist who sang, "Formation", by Beyonce , Adele's "Hello", "I Took a Pill in Ibiza", by Mike Posner , "Love Yourself" by Justin Bieber and "7 Years" by Lukas Graham. (more...)
Turkish restaurant offers free Christmas dinner to London's homeless, elderly Turkish restaurant offers free Christmas dinner to London's homeless, elderly
- December 08, 2016

And when the woman returned the next day to thank them, she told them how she'd be alone for Christmas. The Turkish restaurant is spreading the word on their social media pages, where the gesture has been received with open arms. . For Shish owner Serdar Kigili, the woman reminded him of his mother in Turkey, whom he had not seen in five years, according to the news network. (more...)
Grammy Nominations Pit Beyoncé Against Adele
- December 07, 2016

With 20 Grammys already to her name, Beyonce is also making history as the first artist to be nominated in the pop, rock, R&B and rap categories in the same year. The nominations for the 59th annual Grammy Awards, which will be hosted by "Late Late Show" host James Corden and held February 12 at Staples Center in Los Angeles, were announced early Tuesday morning and the battles for the prestigious trophies have begun. (more...)
Arts collective founder says 'I'm incredibly sorry' after Oakland warehouse blaze Arts collective founder says 'I'm incredibly sorry' after Oakland warehouse blaze
- December 07, 2016

Almena, who lived in the warehouse with his partner and children but had been staying at a hotel for the weekend of the party, said he had opened the space to low-income artists who "can't pay [their] rent because your dream is bigger than your pocketbook". (more...)
Jets to start Bryce Petty at QB for remaining four games Jets to start Bryce Petty at QB for remaining four games
- December 07, 2016

It we do something good, then it's 'OK, great.' Then it's on to the next one. "Coming out [for] prime-time football, playing like that, it's not up to our standards". It all added up to an offensive explosion and the team's largest margin of victory since a 37-3 win against Jacksonville in 2013. "We've always felt like we control our own destiny". (more...)
What The Last Of Us 2 Will Be About What The Last Of Us 2 Will Be About
- December 06, 2016

The story takes place six years after the first game and Ellie is now 19-years-old. Well , Neil Druckmann , "The Last of Us: Part 2" creative director, said that Ellie will be taking over as the game's lead protagonist, in a report by MXDWN . (more...)
Trump, Clinton campaign managers hash out election at forum
- December 05, 2016

Joel Benenson , one of Clinton's strategists, said: "There were dog whistles sent out to people ..." Look at your rallies. "No, you wouldn't, that's very clear today", Conway told her, during the argument that lasted for several minutes. These people have learned nothing. "It's someone who doesn't look like a Trump voter", like a union household that's long voted Democratic, or a single mother. (more...)
Lions stage huge rally to claim the Big Ten title Lions stage huge rally to claim the Big Ten title
- December 05, 2016

Well, true to form in the Big Ten Championship Game, Wisconsin claimed a three-touchdown lead on seemingly helpless Penn State . McSorley and the Nittany Lions' passing attack, which survived pressure and failed fourth-down attempts in the second quarter, decimated the Badgers. (more...)
Snow blankets Hawaii summits amid winter storm warning Snow blankets Hawaii summits amid winter storm warning
- December 05, 2016

A previous warning was lifted Saturday for a storm system that also brought frozen precipitation to higher elevations and heavy rain elsewhere. Currently, one disturbance that pounded the Big Island with heavy rainfall is moving off to the north. (more...)
Is Honey G coming BACK to sing in the final? Is Honey G coming BACK to sing in the final?
- December 05, 2016

The X Factor sensation was sent home by the judges after a sing-off with 5 After Midnight. 'I think ratings are going down because people can see it's a TV show rather than a talent competition'. Wearing her trademark reflective sunglasses and hat, Honey was asked if there was a "Mr Honey" in her life. Before Honey's performance, mentor Sharon Osbourne pleaded with the other judges that they should consider saving her, adding: "She's unique and why not?". (more...)
'The Brady Bunch' actress Florence Henderson dies
- December 05, 2016

Her role as mother Brady would catapult Henderson into the television pantheon and kept her working as an actress for decades later, all the way up until her death on November 24. 'I learned so much about how to be in public from her graciousness'. Born in the small town of Dale , Indiana , in 1934, Henderson's family was reminiscent of the one she led on television. (more...)
Stores try to cater to savvier customers on Black Friday
- December 05, 2016

Analysts say they are anticipating strong shopping during the holiday season. According to the NRF, a recent survey estimates that six in 10 Americans - about 137.4 million people - plan to or are considering shopping over Thanksgiving weekend. (more...)
Jennifer Aniston Crashes 'SNL' To Stop Vanessa Bayer's Rachel Impression Jennifer Aniston Crashes 'SNL' To Stop Vanessa Bayer's Rachel Impression
- December 05, 2016

According to People magazine, the Aniston told Bayer that it might be time to put away the Rachel impersonation and move on. Jennifer said as she entered, adding, "Can you just drop that for a second?" Bayer , speaking as herself for a moment, was more than hesitant to agree with Jennifer . (more...)
Eddie Redmayne promotes Eddie Redmayne promotes "Fantastic Beasts" in Beijing
- December 05, 2016

The ultimate war movie , " Hacksaw Ridge ", directed by Mel Gibson, gained its sixth position in the box office after last weekend and scored 6,8 million dollars. Meanwhile, newcomers like " The Edge of Seventeen " and " Bleed for This " fail to take decent spots. The movie debuted to a stellar $75 million, which is a bit lower than the openings of the Harry Potter movies, but pretty much on-track with similar fantasy openings such as The Hobbit series. (more...)
Trump rage tweets, rants after SNL makes fun of his twitter habits Trump rage tweets, rants after SNL makes fun of his twitter habits
- December 05, 2016

The video opened in a classroom where a teenager named Seth had just been retweeted by the President-elect, which recalled Mr Trump's actual endorsement of a 16-year-old student, also named Seth, who criticised CNN's coverage of the USA election campaign. (more...)
Madonna Clowns Around at Miami Fundraiser, Zings President-elect Trump Madonna Clowns Around at Miami Fundraiser, Zings President-elect Trump
- December 05, 2016

Now we know how much it takes to have Madonna's hand in marriage, well at least theoretically. Madonna sported a short black, gold, and silver-patterned long-sleeve dress, while Penn opted for black suit. During Madonna's seductive, slowed-down rendition of "Toxic", she mocked Donald Trump, singing the lyrics "You know that you're toxic" with an image of the President-elect projected behind her. (more...)
Veteran character actress Alice Drummond dies at 88 Veteran character actress Alice Drummond dies at 88
- December 04, 2016

Alice Drummond, you will be missed. The actress also worked extensively in television from the 1960s through to the 2000s, with appearances in shows including " Dark Shadows , ' 'The Equalizer, ' 'Kate and Allie, ' 'Grace Under Fire , ' 'Law and Order, ' 'Spin City" and 'Boston Legal '. (more...)
Dear Zindagi 5th Day Collection: 5 Days Box Office Collection Dear Zindagi 5th Day Collection: 5 Days Box Office Collection
- December 03, 2016

Shahrukh Khan playing the role of Dr. Jehangir Khan is the flawless teacher who shows the simplicity amidst the complex life of an young and lovely Kaira. This is the highest ever worldwide weekend gross for Alia Bhatt from single country in her entire career. His subtlety in conversation is so refreshing you wish you could see more of it. (more...)
Strictly Come Dancing's Ed Balls to light up the Hydro
- December 03, 2016

But whoever takes the crown this year, Len - who is judging the series for the last time thinks they will be a worthy victor. Balls also ruled out a return to politics, despite winning over a legion of fans during his time on Strictly , saying it would be unsafe to mix politics with reality TV. (more...)
Thomas Sadoski and Amanda Seyfried Expecting First Child
- December 02, 2016

However, it wasn't until their production of movie The Last Word that they started dating. "It's the first child for Seyfried and Sadoski". The mom-to-be actually broke the big news herself by showing off her blossoming baby bump at a Givenchy event. (more...)
Asylum protesters shut down question time Asylum protesters shut down question time
- December 02, 2016

On Wednesday, some 30 demonstrators had shouted from a public gallery in Parliament House to drown out the House of Representatives where lawmakers were holding a daily question and answer session. Located in the public viewing gallery, the group of activists glued their hands to handrails and linked arms, resisting the outnumbered Parliament House security guards' attempts to remove them. (more...)