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Astros legend Jeff Bagwell to be inducted into Baseball Hall of Fame


The only player with six straight years of 70 or more steals, led the N.L. four times. Yet despite being one of baseball's most productive leadoff hitters, Raines was dwarfed by his peer, first-ballot Hall of Famer Rickey Henderson, and was in danger of falling off the ballot before younger, sabermetric-savvy voters pointed out how he was a Moneyball-type player before the term was invented. Read More »

Ousted Pakistani PM's brother is successor


Sharif's Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) party holds a majority with 188 seats in the 342-member parliament, so it should be able to swiftly install its choice, barring any defections from its own ranks. Thousands of Mr Khan's jubilant supporters, chanting slogans and dancing to drum beats at a vast arena, raised placards reading "Prime Minister Imran Khan". Read More »

Known for drama chops, Nicole Kidman is dying to do a comedy


In fact, she even has an idea for the kind of role she'd like, saying, "I would love to be able to do a comedy". She told reporters on Saturday that she grew up with comedy in the home - " I Love Lucy " was always on the TV and her father was a fan of MAD Magazine . Read More »

Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 2

Nichelle and Malcolm Spellman, the show's intended writers, happen to be African-American, but the protest aims to be more about Confederate's subject matter rather than who's at the wheel. According to him, showrunner D.B. Weiss and David Benioff are now preparing to shoot the final season as they are currently determining how long the shoot will be. Read More »

Brock Lesnar defeats Samoa Joe, John Cena wins street fight


For example, AJ Styles retained is USA title against Kevin Owens, while New Day won a Triple Threat to retain their tag team titles. The "SmackDown" Women's Champion Naomi teamed up with Becky Lynch and Charlotte. That major news was that the WWE " Hell in a Cell 2017" pay-per-view is set to take place at the new Little Caesars Arena this October. Wrestling Inc . Read More »

'Dunkirk', 'Atomic Blonde' Dominate Weekend Box Office Predictions


Almost a quarter of that amount, $23.1 million, has come from IMAX screenings . Rounding out the 10 most-viewed movies, as estimated by studios and collated by comScore, were " War For The Planet Of The Apes " ($10.4 million), " Despicable Me 3 " ($7.7 million), " Valerian And The City Of A Thousand Planets" ($6.8 million), " Baby Driver " ($4 million) and " Wonder Woman " ($3.5 million). Read More »

Chester Bennington's Widow Releases Heartfelt Tribute


The group has listed the public memorials online, suggesting it's fully behind the plans to take over venues, some of which were earmarked for Linkin Park's now-cancelled world tour. "I do feel your presence as a guardian angel watching over us & I'm extremely filled with gratitude". Chester Bennington's Wife Talinda Pens Heartbreaking Message 1 Week After His Death: 'How Do I Move On?' Talinda goes on to thank her late husband's fans for their support and urges them to keep ... Read More »

Queen Told Princess Diana 'Charles Is Hopeless' After He Demands A Mistress!


Princess Diana struggled for years against bulimia and was "fading physically" after learning her husband, the future king of England, was cheating, long-time pals of the late royal said. "It was clear to all those who knew her that the bulimia was a reaction to the circumstances she found herself in". I could have gone to alcohol... She said: "We were at a barbecue that night talking about Mountbatten and his girlfriend and I said, 'You must be so lonely'". Read More »

Reince Priebus, shortest-serving chief of staff in White House history

Sen. Tom Cotton R-Ark., said " John Kelly is a great American", before thanking Priebus "for his service to our country". That makes three Republican Party insiders now out of 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue in just a week - Sean Spicer said he was leaving his post as press secretary after a tumultuous period that saw him ridiculed on comedy shows and then sidelined by the president, and assistant press secretary Michael Short resigned after hearing he would be fired. Read More »

Aniston, Witherspoon work on TV show


Jay Carson ( House of Cards ) is attached to pen the script. Witherspoon will also be the executive producer alongside her Hello Sunshine banner topper Lauren Levy Neustadter. There is a possibility that the show will be picked up by HBO since two of the major people involved in it have direct connections to the cable network: Ellenberg and Witherspoon, who previously worked on the miniseries " Big Little Lies ". Read More »

Kate Beckinsale postpones Comic Con panel to file police report


Kate Beckinsale appears at the "From Underworld to Wizard World: A Conversation with Kate Beckinsale " session at Sacramento Convention Center on June 17. A police representative stated that, "have an irrational obsession with the victim and has traveled across the country in an effort to harass her". Read More »

Russian Federation derides Tillerson statement on sanctions


On July 27, the U.S. Senate adopted a bill toughening the U.S.' unilateral sanctions against Russia , Iran and North Korea . In an interview with FOX Business' Liz Claman, Hermitage Capital CEO Bill Browder said Trump has no other choice to sign the Russian sanctions bill. Read More »

Ozamiz mayor Parojinog killed in police raid


Mayor Reynaldo Parojinig, his wife Susan Parojinig, brother Board Member Octavio Parojinig Jr., Camerman JR Millanar of Lumad TV and the Ozamiz Information center, Mona Parojinig, Miguel Del Victoria, Nestor Cabalan, Daniel Vasquez, "Inting", and four other unidentified people were killed in raids in barangays Baybay San Roque and Baybay Santa Cruz around 2:30 a.m., Ozamiz City stringer Thata Roxas from the Mindanaoan Broadcasting Channel told CNN Philippines . Read More »

Former Diversity star Rob Anker dead


A former member of dance group Diversity has died in a auto crash in Canada, where he moved to be with the love of his life. Robert Anker , 27, died following the collision in Ontario on Thursday, according to local reports. "We are raising funds for his family to be able to cover all costs for their trip to go and arrange his funeral in Canada". "He was an fantastic and talented dancer ". Read More »

Showtime Picks up pilot for Affleck and Damon's Boston-Set Drama


The show will highlight the corruption, racism, and gangs in the city. Affleck, Damon and Jennifer Todd ( Jason Bourne ) executive produce via Pearl Street , along with O'Connor and James Mangold ( Logan ). In a statement obtained by BuzzFeed , fellow executive producer Gavin O'Connor compared the new show's genre to the signature themes of a Shakespeare play: family, blood, betrayal, and honor. Read More »

'Game Of Thrones' Featured A Consensual, Intimate Sex Scene


Sex in the Game of Thrones universe doesn't usually strike an empowering tone. If you're a big Game of Thrones fan (and let's be honest: Who isn't these days?), you're well aware of the sensual scene that went down this week between Grey Worm ( Jacob Anderson ) and Missandei ( Nathalie Emmanuel ). Read More »

Trump's bloody beheading joke: Kathy Griffin cleared by Secret Service


The controversial star hit headlines when she posted footage from a photo session with provocative snapper Tyler Shields on social media in May. "I am no longer under federal investigation". I understand how it offends people. Kathy Griffin saw the effects of the issue she started when CNN terminated her contract as#Anderson Cooper's co-host for their New Year's Eve special broadcast. Read More »

Dr. Luke Subpoenas Lady Gaga for Deposition in Legal Battle Against Kesha


He wants the text conversation between Kesha and Lady Gaga in order to prove it. The lawyers say Lady Gaga "joined Kesha's smear campaign" against Luke and spread negative messages about him in the press and over social media, which included her promotion of the "Free Kesha" campaign and " statements urging Sony Music to cut ties " with Luke . Read More »

James Corden Takes On Trump's Trans Military Ban With LOVE


Corden then asked his audience this question, "How is this disruption/Worse than Trump's corruption?" "G - he thinks two men should just be friends". "This is unusual", Corden said. He also noted a report from The Washington Post , which cited a 2015 study from the Defense Health Agency , that stated the military spends five times more money on Viagra than it does for the medical costs for transgender soldiers. Read More »

PM Modi to Visit Assam to Take Stock of Flood Situation


Assam Pradesh Congress Committee President Ripun Bora today said, "Our state witnesses a serious flood scenario nearly every year but the Modi government that promised achhe din (good times) showed no sincerity towards the problem". Rijiju blamed the states for sitting on funds earmarked for relief and rehabilitation, and added that the state government was primary responsible in tackling natural calamities. Read More »

1st day opening of Mubarakan: Not as expected!


Many Bollywood movies in the past like Tubelight , Raabta, Mom, Dear Zindagi and even Baahubali 2, had become available on the Internet, despite it being a punishable offence. Recently, the workers of Congress party also demanded to watch the movie ahead of its release. Mubarakan is a family entertainer, based on a Punjabi family. Read More »

Did Akshara Haasan convert to Buddhism? Kamal Haasan responds


When asked about his father Kamal Hasaan, Akshara simply said that she considers him a very interesting person to be around, who has lot of wisdom. Recent media reports suggested that Akshara Haasan - younger daughter of Kamal Haasan - has changed her religion and converted to Buddhism.Responding to these rumours, Kamal tweeted a sweet message for Akshara on Twitter. Read More »

Priyanka developing comedy series about Madhuri Dixit at ABC


Of course, this must have been hat Madhuri Dixit was hinting at when she posted this mysterious tweet on the 23rd of June. On the Bollywood front, she is yet to announce her projects. "Thrilled to finally announce my exciting new project with these two legends and icons", he captioned. That's not all. Her husband, Dr Sriram Nene is also on board as executive producer. Read More »

Justin Bieber's tour cancellation 'doesn't involve' Hillsong Church


The BBC has contacted the 23-year-old's team for comment. No citations were issued at the scene. The victim reportedly suffered non-life threatening injuries and was transported to Cedars-Sinai hospital. Another Twitter user shared photos of the alleged incident showing a man laying on the ground gripping his leg while Bieber stands nearby with a smirk after sarcastically asking the paparazzi if they needed anything else. Read More »

'That's not you': What Arya really said to her direwolf

The much bigger question about her morality and just how far she's willing to go has yet to be answered, but you heard her in the trailer: The lone wolf dies, but the pack survives . "Then she realizes that the wolf is doing exactly what she would do if she were that wolf". As I mentioned above, we're likely going to see the death of the Dornish captors at the hands of The Mountain and it'll be spectacularly gory. Read More »

Kelly calls rumors 'a bunch of crap,' announces tour dates


They group of girls are allegedly referred to as "babies", call Kelly "daddy", and are trained by a 31-year-old "den mother", who's friends with the girl who was in the middle of Kelly's 2008 child pornography trial. Jocelyn Savage, one of Kelly's alleged captives, also asserted that there hasn't been any foul play going on. Timothy Savage apparently thought that R. Read More »

"Game of Thrones" showrunners explain Arya's Direwolf reunion

But thanks to just two key lines from Sansa , eagle-eyed fans think that script writers are dropping some major hints about her and Arya's powerful future in the North. Nymeria has her pack now, one she wouldn't leave for Arya , or for anyone. Robb's wolf, Grey Wind, was murdered in the aftermath of the Red Wedding; Sansa's Lady was killed by Ned Stark as punishment handed down from Robert Baratheon; Bran's wolf, Summer, was killed by Wights in Season 6; and Rickon's Shaggy Dog was ... Read More »

Chester Bennington's Widow Shares Heartfelt Tribute to Late Linkin Park Singer


The main answer I know is to raise our infants with each ounce of affection I have cleared out. We feel your loss as well. 'My babies are so young to have lost their daddy. Chester Bennington's widow is rightfully devastated following the Linkin Park frontman's suicide. He also appeared to be deeply impacted by the loss of Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell , who died in May and was good friends with Bennington. Read More »