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Rob Lowe debuts as KFC's newest colonel Sunday Rob Lowe debuts as KFC's newest colonel Sunday
- April 24, 2017

KFC has introduced two new icons to their already delicious brand: a new spicy chicken sandwich and their newest celebrity Colonel. Lowe is the latest Hollywood star to step into the perpetually white shoes of Kentucky Fried Chicken icon, Colonel Sanders . (more...)
Arkansas carries out first execution since 2005 Arkansas carries out first execution since 2005
- April 23, 2017

Thirty-one states now administer the death penalty, and lethal injection is the primary means of execution in all of them. (AP Photo/Kelly P. Kissel). Gov. Asa Hutchinson's office acknowledged that the original plan confronted tall obstacles. U.S. Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito issued a temporary stay until 8:30 p.m. (more...)
Why asking a female celebrity about fashion isn't automatically sexist
- April 23, 2017

But I'd also love to answer some of these Qs. Spotted: us losing our shit! Asked about the possibility of rebooting the series she said: 'I don't know. She told HollywoodLife.com about the women she's has spoken with about the gender pay gap. "I think all women are powerful. There's so much that has happened in silence", she continued. (more...)
A Whole New 'Fast & Furious' Franchise Just Got The Greenlight A Whole New 'Fast & Furious' Franchise Just Got The Greenlight
- April 23, 2017

At least until a mysterious criminal known as Cipher (Charlize Theron) comes in and ultimately convinces Dom to work for her, as well as telling him to betray his team. Before the opening credits, we enjoy a road race through the streets of Havana that seems to have nothing to do with the rest of the two and a quarter-hour movie until one of the Cuban racers appears near the end of the film. (more...)
Labour MP says her party is not trying to win election
- April 23, 2017

But Mr Corbyn appeared to dodge the question, replying: "The European Union negotiations are going on and we set out our (red) lines on the negotiation". "Division in Westminster will risk our ability to make a success of Brexit". Labour's Jeremy Corbyn accused the PM of "dodging" a head-to-head showdown and the Lib Dems urged broadcasters to "empty chair" her. (more...)
Netflix on the verge of hitting 100 million subscribers Netflix on the verge of hitting 100 million subscribers
- April 22, 2017

The company added 1.42 million domestic customers, below the 1.5 million estimate and guidance. Netflix also provided guidance for the second quarter. 'The model works from a consumer perspective because it is such a good value, ' Pachter said. Netflix , on the other hand, has no plans to do either. (more...)
Experts say police who dragged passenger had other options Experts say police who dragged passenger had other options
- April 22, 2017

He has promised to review United's passenger-removal policy. Dao can be seen in the video being dragged out of the plane with blood running down his face. Munoz expressed regret for his widely-criticised initial response to the debacle in which he appeared to put partial blame for the incident on the 69-year-old passenger, saying he "defied" authorities and "compounded" the incident. (more...)
'I'm done,' Kris Jenner cuts ties with ex Caitlyn Jenner over memoir 'I'm done,' Kris Jenner cuts ties with ex Caitlyn Jenner over memoir
- April 22, 2017

Her mom agrees and goes onto explain how exhausted she is being made out to be the bad person. "Why does everything have to be that Kris is such a b.ch and an a.hole?" When wife Kris Jenner and their family were out, the former Olympian would dress in her secret clothes, but things went wrong one evening. (more...)
The only thing new about Nike's latest Apple Watch is the band The only thing new about Nike's latest Apple Watch is the band
- April 22, 2017

On its official blog, Nike announced today that a new version of the Apple Watch Nike + is out which is very close to the previous model. The new version is a tie up between Apple and Nike and to be called the NikeLab . That exclusivity is apparently carrying over to the NikeLab-edition Apple Watch. This suggests that the Apple Watch NikeLab is not really a successor of the Apple Watch Nike +. (more...)
Democrats aim to 'Make Trump Furious' in Georgia election Democrats aim to 'Make Trump Furious' in Georgia election
- April 21, 2017

A young Democrat, Jon Ossoff, in the USA state of Georgia has come very close to winning congressional seat held by Republicans for decades. The news also comes on a day in which Ossoff brought in a record amount of cash - $500,000 in a single day - for his runoff campaign against Handel, which is set for June 20. (more...)
Zoo owner: April the giraffe's baby is 'very independent' Zoo owner: April the giraffe's baby is 'very independent'
- April 21, 2017

April the giraffe finally gives birthWhile the calf's weight is now unknown, zoo officials said they weigh around 150 pounds and are about 6-feet tall at birth. April gave birth to her fourth calf yesterday. April has her own website and even an apparel line. The zoo began streaming from April's enclosure in February. (more...)
Prince's 'Deliverance' EP yanked from streaming services Prince's 'Deliverance' EP yanked from streaming services
- April 21, 2017

The estate says Boxill possesses sound recording and masters for five songs, but is now trying to exploit the songs for his personal gain. Prince performs "3121" during 6th Annual BET Awards in 2006. According to TMZ , a federal judge sided with Prince's estate on both counts, demanding the Boxill hand over the recordings and putting a restraining order against him in place until May 3. (more...)
North Korean official vows frequent missile tests as tensions escalate
- April 21, 2017

From two continents, Pence and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis warned that North Korea's latest failed missile launch was a reckless act of provocation and assured allies in Asia that the US was ready to work to achieve a peaceful denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula. (more...)
Panama Papers: Pakistan SC orders corruption probe against PM Nawaz Sharif Panama Papers: Pakistan SC orders corruption probe against PM Nawaz Sharif
- April 21, 2017

The case date backs to the major leak by Panama-based Mossack Fonseca law firm which named Sharif's daughter and two sons. "The Supreme Court has decided ... Sharif's family has denied wrongdoing and said the accusations are politically motivated attacks. The hearing began in an open court and eventually the case was concluded and decision reserved on February 23. (more...)
New stunning details revealed about Disney's 'Star
- April 21, 2017

To set the scene, the remote village was once a busy crossroads along the old sub-lightspeed trade routes, but its importance has been diminished by new routes - a hyperspace bypass if you will. The 14-acre attraction, opening in 2019, will have park patrons immersed into different roles and what they do can affect their experience and "reputation" in the park. (more...)
Serena Williams announces that she is pregnant Serena Williams announces that she is pregnant
- April 20, 2017

The 22-time Grand Slam champion raved about how lucky she felt to have Ohanian in her life. News that Williams friends had "never seen Serena this happy before with a man". Serena Williams just shut down anyone who considers women "the weaker sex". Serena's selfie featured the court queen posing in a yellow one-piece swimsuit and the simple caption, " 20 weeks ". (more...)
The Walking Dead season 8: Steven Ogg, Pollyanna McIntosh, Katelyn Nacon promoted The Walking Dead season 8: Steven Ogg, Pollyanna McIntosh, Katelyn Nacon promoted
- April 20, 2017

Jeffrey Dean Morgan plays the villainous character of Negan on AMC's hit series 'The Walking Dead'. Variety reports that "The Walking Dead" spin-off series will not only return for a fourth season, it will also have two new showrunners. (more...)
Half a century after first race, Kathrine Switzer finishes Boston Marathon again Half a century after first race, Kathrine Switzer finishes Boston Marathon again
- April 20, 2017

BOSTON (AP) - A line stretched the length of the block outside the Boston Marathon store on Boylston Street as runners waited to embroider their finishing times onto the jackets they bought to celebrate their achievement. Jordan Hasay from the United States, who was making her debut in marathon clocked 2:23.00 for third place. She has said she hopes to run NY this year as well. (more...)
1/65'Tubelight' first poster: Salman Khan requests fans to 1/65'Tubelight' first poster: Salman Khan requests fans to "back his back"
- April 20, 2017

He is dressed in pants, shirt and a tweed blazer with elbow-patch. With the tagline, " Kya tumhe yakeen hai? ". The release of the poster comes after the production house launched the official social media handle for the movie through an innovative video on Tuesday. (more...)
The next new Star Wars spin-off may be announced this summer
- April 19, 2017

Alden Ehrenreich will star as Han Solo alongside Donald Glover as Lando Calrissian, Woody Harrelson , Thandie Newton , Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Michael K. The movie is now in production and will be released in theaters on May 25, 2018 . It's also a self-contained way of capturing an audience for more than one movie, so it'd be pretty odd for them to drop it (unless it was for a more expansive MCU-style universe of stories). (more...)
'Fate of the Furious' races to biggest global box office opening ever
- April 19, 2017

In China, where the franchise has a huge fan base, "The Fate " fetched the highest ever three-day opening weekend , grossing 1.3 billion yuan ($190 million), nearly double the size of North America opening, according to Universal. Fourth place went to Sony's "Smurfs: The Lost Village" which added just $6.7 million to its disappointing $13.2 million opening weekend, described by the Hollywood Reporter as "one of the worst starts in recent memory for an animated offering from a major ... (more...)
John Cena played coy on WrestleMania proposal plans John Cena played coy on WrestleMania proposal plans
- April 19, 2017

After the proposal, Brie Bella took to YouTube to share her excitement. Nikki has plans to take time to rest her neck this summer anyway, but she won't be wearing her sparkler during matches once she returns to the ring. And then I forgot how to breathe and I got really nervous and I said yes '. I laughed. You know what I realized, too? "So I just hope one day I can make it back into that ring". (more...)
Drake's Hidden Hills California home burglarized, thief stole soda and water Drake's Hidden Hills California home burglarized, thief stole soda and water
- April 19, 2017

The Hotline Bling hitmaker wasn't home when a member of his staff found a 24-year-old woman in one of the bedrooms, wearing one of the rapper's hoodies, at 10.30pm on April 3. She also confessed to taking some of Drake's drinks including Pepsi, Sprite and Fiji Water. In other news, Drake's been accused of impregnating an Instagram model. (more...)
Michael Keaton in Talks to Reunite With Tim Burton For Dumbo Remake Michael Keaton in Talks to Reunite With Tim Burton For Dumbo Remake
- April 19, 2017

If Keaton would be cast, this would have him reuniting with Tim Burton since they worked on Batman Returns back in 1992. With three live-action remakes having been rousing success stories, Disney has planned out a huge slate of remakes of its classic films to thrill whole new generations of theater goers. (more...)
When Is The 'Pretty Little Liars' Series Finale? The End Is Near When Is The 'Pretty Little Liars' Series Finale? The End Is Near
- April 19, 2017

After all the twists and turns , how do you think the series will end? It's insane to admit that it's time to start letting go of the Liars we've come to know and love over the years. There is also Freeform app that you can download, allowing you to watch the Liars from anywhere in your home. The Pretty Little Liars star was then asked a little more directly if Aria is in fact Uber A, also referred to as A.D., to which Hale admitted that her character "was always sort of missing in ... (more...)