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Nate Diaz following Conor McGregor's lead by obtaining boxing license
- January 21, 2017

Pacquiao also doesn't think McGregor would have a chance against Floyd Mayweather. "In boxing? In boxing (I would) but not in (UFC), just boxing", Pacquiao told FOX Sports . Floyd Mayweather match didn't do over 2 million, 2.3 to 2.5 million (pay-per-view buys)". Several obstacles stand in the way of making Mayweather vs. (more...)
Hugh Jackman Is LOGAN In Latest Video Hugh Jackman Is LOGAN In Latest Video
- January 20, 2017

Two versions of the trailer exist, one of which also makes use of the more adult rating's freedom from language restrictions. "It takes place in the future, and as you and others have reported, it is an R-rated movie", Kinberg told Collider . (more...)
Chrissy Teigen praised for sharing picture of her stretch marks Chrissy Teigen praised for sharing picture of her stretch marks
- January 20, 2017

Ugh, love you so much, girl! Other fans shared their own photos resembling Teigen's, with one writing , "me too". Model Chrissy Teigen continues to keep it real on social media . The next morning, Chrissy told people to stop praising her for showing off her stretch marks . But to be able to see my body after [I had Luna], and of course you get, like, hips. (more...)
Meghan Markle Opens Up About Her Family's Experience with Racism
- January 19, 2017

As a result, too many people have suffered in silence for too long, and the effects of this can be devastating. In the essay, which was originally published this time last year but reposted as a tribute, the Suits star recounts a story her grandfather told her when she was 11, about how he packed up the vehicle and moved the family from OH to California when her mother was around seven years old. (more...)
Donald Trump Promises Post-Brexit Britain a 'Fair' Trade Deal
- January 19, 2017

Europe's response to British Prime Minister Theresa May's "hard Brexit" speech should not be apologetic or shrinking, a leading academic in European affairs said Tuesday. Brussels has estimated the bill Britain will have to pay at €55 to €60 billion, European Union sources told AFP. The markets reacted positively to her long-awaited speech detailing her 12 priorities for the forthcoming Brexit talks , with the pound rising by nearly three per cent against the dollar. (more...)
Girl Scouts fire up their sales smarts for 100th cookie season
- January 19, 2017

The graham cracker cookie with cream icing inside and chocolate coating outside is being released this year to coincide with the 100th anniversary of the first known Girl Scout cookie sale. You might find cookies for sale earlier in Berks County, part of the Girl Scouts of Eastern Pennsylvania Council. In 1917, members of the Mistletoe Troop of Muskogee, Oklahoma, chose to bake and sell cookies to raise money for its service projects. (more...)
Metallica, John Legend, Carrie Underwood, Keith Urban to Perform at Grammy Awards Metallica, John Legend, Carrie Underwood, Keith Urban to Perform at Grammy Awards
- January 19, 2017

More performers for the award show will be announced before the February 12 ceremony. The 10-time Grammy victor is joined by other musicians like Metallica and Keith Urban who are also performing. And Urban is nominated for country album, a category that also includes efforts by Clark, Morris, Loretta Lynn and Sturgill Simpson. It will be broadcast on CBS and hosted by Late Late Show host James Corden, he of "Carpool Karaoke" fame, which has become a favorite of music stars. (more...)
America's largest animal circus closes after 146 years
- January 18, 2017

On January 14, Ringling Bros . "After much evaluation and deliberation, my family and I have made the hard business decision that Ringling Bros . and Barnum & Bailey® will hold its final performances in May of this year", Feld wrote ontheir website. (more...)
Aaron Rodgers Has 'No Intention' Of Publicly Making Amends With Jordan & Parents Aaron Rodgers Has 'No Intention' Of Publicly Making Amends With Jordan & Parents
- January 18, 2017

Amid the endless reports and speculations about the longstanding tensions between Jordan Rodgers and his brother Aaron, sources say that the former Bachelorette star just wants things to blow over. But although Jordan's parents, his older brother Luke, Luke's girlfriend Arielle Snyder, and JoJo spent the holiday time together, Aaron , 33, was absent for the family affair. (more...)
Widow of Orlando Killer Omar Mateen Charged With Aiding His Preparations
- January 18, 2017

Salman appeared nervous and spoke softly as she faced a judge in Oakland Tuesday. Mateen killed 49 people and injured 53 others making this the deadliest mass shooting in USA history. A woman declined to comment through a screen door at Salman's mother's home on Monday, where she moved after the massacre. "I thought she was not a suspect, I thought she was fine", the neighbor said. (more...)
Ed Sheeran Breaks Spotify Records With New Tracks
- January 17, 2017

Jax Jones & Raye's You Don't Know Me continues to leap up the Official Chart , up five places to Number 4 today, and new at Number 10 at the mid-week stage are The Chainsmokers with their new single Paris. " Shape of You " shattered the previous record for a single week set by Canadian rapper Drake's " One Dance " in May. He has had the biggest opening week for an artist since Adele's record-breaking November 2015 return with her song Hello, which had combined sales of 332,000 in the first ... (more...)
Hundreds Rally Against Repealing The Affordable Care Act Hundreds Rally Against Repealing The Affordable Care Act
- January 17, 2017

About his tax plan, Trump said in the interview , "It'll probably be 15 to 20% for corporations". Republicans say that cost will be lower, giving people the ability to purchase coverage. Tom Price, has yet to be confirmed. The House approved a budget measure Friday, already passed by the Senate , for a "budget blueprint" that allows them to end major parts of the Healthcare Act without the threat of a democratic filibuster in the Senate. (more...)
Mother pleads guilty to killing three of her children
- January 17, 2017

Guode was in August ordered to stand trial for three counts of murder and one count of attempted murder following a four-week committal hearing in the Melbourne Magistrates' Court. Guode came to Australia from South Sudan in 2008 to escape war after her first husband died. "I saw them just drive full bolt, straight into the - into the water", a witness said on an emergency call to police . (more...)
This Life-Size 'LEGO Batman Movie' Batmobile Took 1833 Hours To Build This Life-Size 'LEGO Batman Movie' Batmobile Took 1833 Hours To Build
- January 17, 2017

Bricks? The thing has 344,187 lego in it. The entire interior frame comprises of 86 feet of square tube aluminum that contributes 282.5 pounds to the overall LEGO Batmobile weight, while the rest of it is attributed exclusively to the LEGO bricks used in its construction. (more...)
Is Modi the new Gandhi? People express anguish over 2017 KVIC calender Is Modi the new Gandhi? People express anguish over 2017 KVIC calender
- January 16, 2017

She criticized PM Modi as Mahatma Gandhi's pictures were replaced with PM Modi and expressed dissatisfaction over this issue. Modi has been promoting the values Gandhi stood for whether it is "swachhta" or khadi , Patra said. The BJP also condemned Vij's remarks. Modi's defence comes amidst KVIC employees have protested, reportedly demanded reprinting the calendar, with critics throwing open questions like: Is Gandhi old and irrelevant? The Haryana Pradesh Congress filed a criminal ... (more...)
Nicole Kidman clarifies her remarks about Donald Trump: ‘I believe in democracy’
- January 16, 2017

Kidman, who is a United Nations Women goodwill ambassador, also explained she is generally reluctant to speak about politics in the public domain. Kidman tells Access Hollywood that her comments were misconstrued. She did note, however, that she is "very, very committed to women's issues". The argument can be made that Trump - what, with his ferocious take on a free press and his calls for a registry of Muslims - ain't exactly the most constitutionally sound bloke ever, but hey, ... (more...)
Here's how much Deepika Padukone's xXx 3 collected in India Here's how much Deepika Padukone's xXx 3 collected in India
- January 16, 2017

The film, which has been directed by D J Caruso, also stars Vin Diesel, Ruby Rose, Nina Dobrev, Toni Collette and Samuel L Jackson. After Diesel and Yen, Padukone has the meatiest of roles in the ensemble cast . Adrenaline junkies with Red Bull in their veins have plenty to chew on in Return of Xander Cage , which never lets logic get in the way of spectacle. (more...)
Ryan Reynolds Campaigns For 'Deadpool' Oscar With Hilarious Twitter Video
- January 16, 2017

Ryan Reynolds had a good time smooching The Amazing Spider-Man's Andrew Garfield, and now he's on a campaign to get his film into the Oscars . Aside from two Golden Globe noms and two wins at both the MTV Movie Awards and Teen Choice Awards, the Tim Miller film just scored a Producers Guild Award nod this week and will be gunning for two People's Choice Awards come January 18, 2017. (more...)
Samajwadi Party dispute: Election Commission reserves order on cycle symbol Samajwadi Party dispute: Election Commission reserves order on cycle symbol
- January 15, 2017

Mulayam Singh, who launched the party 25 years ago, says the party symbol, "cycle", is part of his legacy. To the Mulayam side's claim that there is no split in the SP, a leader of the Akhilesh faction who was present at the EC hearing told Catch , "If there is no dispute, than what were we doing there?" He also accused Ram Gopal Yadav of moving ahead to split SP to see his MP son and daughter-in-law saved from the CBI which is probing their link in the multi-crore Yadav Singh scam. (more...)
White Girl Receives $15000 In Donations Because Of Black Boyfriend White Girl Receives $15000 In Donations Because Of Black Boyfriend
- January 15, 2017

Allie Dowdle , 18, started a GoFundMe page after her father allegedly cut her off for dating a black boy. The 18-year-old private school student said that her parents are no longer supporting her future, "stripping me of all my resources including my personal savings, my auto, my phone, and my education and leaving me on my own to pay for college". (more...)
Khloe Kardashian eats fish eye and burns Rob and Chyna on Corden Khloe Kardashian eats fish eye and burns Rob and Chyna on Corden
- January 14, 2017

They tied the knot in 2009, but their union fell apart after Odom cheated on the reality star and was involved in drug scandals. Kardashian, who has also penned a New York Times best-seller, Strong Looks Better Naked , is candid about her own struggles with her weight. (more...)
Oscar-winning 'The Exorcist' author dies at 89 Oscar-winning 'The Exorcist' author dies at 89
- January 14, 2017

Per Variety , Blatty died Thursday, January 12, 2017, in Bethesda, Maryland. He is survived by his wife, Julie Alicia Witbrodt, who told The Washington Post her husband was suffering from multiple myeloma, a form of cancer. He is also credited on 1990's The Exorcist III and 2004's Exorcist: The Beginning . The film adaptation (directed by Friedkin and starring Max von Sydow) followed two years later, and actually went down the same path of success as the novel; it originally opened in ... (more...)
New Green Lantern film coming; David Goyer to pen Green Lantern Corps New Green Lantern film coming; David Goyer to pen Green Lantern Corps
- January 14, 2017

The Green Lantern Corps patrol the farthest reaches of the DC Universe at the behest of the Guardians, a race of immortals residing on the planet Oa. One year ago, Johns has confirmed that Green Lantern and the entire Green Lantern Corps will be joining the "Justice League" films. (more...)
Newborn taken from Florida hospital in 1998 found; woman arrested Newborn taken from Florida hospital in 1998 found; woman arrested
- January 14, 2017

The grandmother of the abducted Florida baby found safe and well after 18 years says that her grandchild "acts like she's been talking to us for a long time". She was 8 hours old. In Aug. 1987, a 19-day-old newborn named Carlina White was kidnapped by a woman named Ann Pettway from a New York City hospital room. (more...)
The X-Files: Fox wants more episodes in 2018 The X-Files: Fox wants more episodes in 2018
- January 14, 2017

In its heyday, new episodes of "The X-Files" regularly drew more than 10 million viewers. "We hope so", Madden said , as reported by Eonline. There's a big chance that the tandem of Mulder and Scully will be back on 2018 for the season 11 of "X-Files. (more...)