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Katy Perry banned from China ahead of Victoria's Secret show

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The sunflower was adopted by anti-China protesters the year before. Chinese officials could have flagged something Perry posted online. USA pop star Katy Perry has officially been banned from performing at the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show in Shanghai on Monday, a move that the New York Post speculated has to do with her previous show of support for Taiwan. Read More »

Lady Bird Review: Greta Gerwig's Coming of Age Tale Delights

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She has neither the grades nor the drive to actually do this, and as her mother Marion (Laurie Metcalf) reminds her in the opening scene (before she bails out of their moving auto and ends up in a cast), money isn't exactly flowing since her father (Tracy Letts) lost his job. Read More »

Jennifer Hudson Splits from Fiance David Otunga, Gets Protective Order Against Him

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Although there was no indication of the grounds for the protective order in Hudson's statement, Otunga's lawyer denied any wrongdoing on his behalf in a statement to People . In the order, Hudson claims that Otunga exhibited "aggressive, threatening and harassing behavior toward me" and says "I am now living in fear of further action David might take". Read More »

Justice League tipped for $325 million plus worldwide opening weekend

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Justice League is a mess but not a disaster, making it an improvement on the shrieking void of Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice . It's a pointless debate. Remember when Black Widow and Iron Men went on a hiring spree in Civil War? "A somewhat inevitable mid-film twist changes the dynamic considerably, and officially overpacks the story, but it at least enables one thrilling combat that's slightly more varied than the others". Read More »

Salvation Army kicks off Christmas Kettle Campaign

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Volunteer bell ringers are still needed. Last year, the Salvation Army assisted more than 600 local families through its Christmas food and toy program, and was able to bring "toy joy" to over 1,100 children and teens. Participants select a recipient who has made a list of needs and requests of gifts for donations. "The Salvation Army is so appreciative of all the Lion's Club does to help us out all year, but especially this Christmas donation to help us get off on the right foot towards ... Read More »

Swifts "Reputation" becomes the highest selling album of 2017

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NEW YORK (AP) - In just four days, Taylor Swift's new album has sold more traditional albums than any other release this year. "Call It What You Want", from Taylor Swift's album Reputation , debuts as the set's fourth No. It is also the first album to sell a million copies in a week since Adele's 25 racked up 1.19 million sales in 2015. The pop star announced the first of dates for her " reputation Stadium Tour" on Monday. Read More »

Gigi Hadid To Miss The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show

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The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show returns next week, and this year it will held in China for the first time. Hadid posted a bilingual apology on China's Twitter-like Weibo on September 1, declaring her "respect and love for the people of China" and swearing she meant no harm, but even that drew flak. Read More »

Kylie Jenner Miserable At Her Baby Shower

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The insider told the publication, "Travis is insane about Kylie and he feels so lucky to have her and the baby". The source said, "Her body is changing and she's very self-conscious about it". As per the several reports, Jenner is due to February next year with his first baby who is a baby girl with his with her new rapper boyfriend Travis Scott , the news of her pregnancy broke the internet in mid-September. Read More »

Kamal Hassan is Going To Return the Donated Money Back

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The Madras High Court on Thursday sought the response of the Chennai city police to a petition filed by an advocate clerk seeking registration of a First Information Report against actor Kamal Haasan for branding people as "Hindu terrorists" in one of the series of articles being written by him in a magazine. Read More »

Google Doodle honors author Chinua Achebe

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The first Google Doodle was in honour of the Burning Man Festival of 1998, and was designed by Google's founders - Larry Page and Sergey Brin - to notify users of their absence in case the servers crashed. In October 2012, Achebe's publishers, Penguin Books, released what became his last published book There Was a Country: A Personal History of Biafra. Read More »

Pokemon: Detective Pikachu Movie Finds its Lead Actor

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Last year, Legendary Pictures announced that it has acquired the film rights to Pokemon , though production on its Detective Pikachu movie was nudged from this year to January of next. Bayona's Jurassic World: Forgotten Kingdom , which is due out next year. The Pokemon Company's longtime partner, Toho, will handle distribution of Detective Pikachu in Japan. Read More »

Hours Before Launch, Star Wars: Battlefront 2 Drops Microtransactions Temporarily

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In an update , DICE general manager Oskar Gabrielson said the studio was listening to fans. The move comes just hours before the game's official launch. They did a Reddit AMA to start a discussion with the community about the game's progression system, but most recently the publisher has just issued a statement that says they will be disabling microtransactions in the game while they try to balance and tune the game. Read More »

George Clooney to Star in Catch-22 Limited Series Adaptation

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Clooney will play Col. Cathcart in this story set in Italy in WWII. The six-episode series, produced by Paramount Television and Anonymous Content, does not yet have a network. The show has been co-written and executive produced by Luke Davies and David Michôd. His TV credits include Memphis Beat, Roseanne, Sisters and The Facts of Life . Read More »

OCSO releases statement on Windermere High lockdown

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The principal said in a message there was a report of a weapon. The girl was arrested and charged with a felony charge of making a threat to throw, project, place or discharge any destructive device. In it, you can see a rifle with the words "Don't come to school tomorrow", and it was posted to social media. On Wednesday, a text message to a parent about a gun prompted a lockdown at Windermere High School, but nothing was found. Read More »

Jose Altuve, Giancarlo Stanton Win MVP Awards

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Cleveland's José Ramirez finished in third place after hitting the most extra-base hits in the Major League Baseball this season (91) and playing second and third base for the AL Central champions. Stanton's victory was by a razor-thin margin with 302 points compared to 300 points for Votto. Stanton set the Marlins' franchise record in home runs (59), RBIs (132), slugging percentage (.631) and extra-base hits (91) while hitting 30 of his league-leading 59 home runs in a 48-game stretch ... Read More »

Guida Michelin: al Regio le novità e le "stelle" 2018

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Una politica tradizionalmente seguita dalla Guida Michelin in caso di cambio di gestione, sede o chef. Stessa sorte è toccata a Claudio Sadler , profeta della milanesità in cucina. Tra gli appassionati della buona tavola c'è curiosità per conoscere quali e quanti sono i ristoranti stellati della guida 2018. In Veneto i ristoranti stellati sono 38 (34 con una stella , 3 con due stelle e 1 con tre stelle Michelin ). Read More »

'Rampage' Unleashes Giant Monsters And Dwayne Johnson In Its First Trailer

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It's up to Dwayne Johnson to save the world, with a giant ape named George on the loose, in the first trailer for New Line's action adventure " Rampage ". "I love animals because they're honest". Rampage is set to release on April 20, 2018 (yes, 4/20) in movie theaters worldwide. Soon Davis learns other animals have been infected, and they are tearing up cities in North America. Read More »

Featured Stock Overview: Energy Transfer Equity, LP (ETE)

About 117,053 shares traded. (NASDAQ:ALXN) has declined 18.12% since November 16, 2016 and is downtrending. About shares traded. Energy Transfer Equity LP (NYSE:ETE) has risen 42.68% since November 16, 2016 and is uptrending. The rating was reinitiated by JP Morgan on Friday, September 2 with "Overweight". Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. Read More »

'Justice League' director Joss Whedon "likes" tweet bashing the movie's villain

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Many Justice League hopefuls were dismayed at Whedon's involvement, and were concerned as to what the director was changing and how much of the film would be a result of his reshoots. Simmons as Commissioner Gordon. Overall, the general consensus suggested that Whedon's reshoots weren't as major as some may have initially thought, despite apparently costing $25 million to complete. Read More »

Oppenheimerfunds, Inc. Raises Its Stake in Eqt Corp (EQT)

Narrowing in a bit closer, the 5 month price index is 1.12666, the 3 month is 1.01628, and the 1 month is now 0.92236. Investors may also use shareholder yield to gauge a baseline rate of return. The stock declined 2.84% or $1.72 reaching $58.88 on the news. The lesser the ratio, the more attractive the investment. Spotting those names that have been cast aside and not garnering much recent attention might be a good place to start. Read More »

Sylvester Stallone accused of forcing 16-year-old girl into threesome

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The statement continued, "At no time was Mr. Stallone ever contacted by any authorities or anyone else regarding this matter". Per the woman's accusation, the incident took place at the former Las Vegas Hilton hotel in July 1986. She claims Stallone had De Luca, then 27, proposition her after she asked for Stallone's autograph. De Luca made her give him oral sex and then "came around and had vaginal sex with her", according to documents obtained by Daily Mail . Read More »

Direxion Daily Semicondct Bear 3X ETF (SOXS) Declines 3.42% for Nov 16

Let's view some technical levels on shares of Direxion Daily Transportation Bull 3X Shares (TPOR). At the time of writing, the 14-day ADX for India Bull 3X Direxion (INDL) is 20.83. This range falls on a scale between 0 and 100. Analysts have a mean recommendation of - on this stock (A rating of less than 2 means buy, "hold" within the 3 range, "sell" within the 4 range, and "strong sell" within the 5 range). Read More »

Untitled X-Men Multiple Man Movie

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Er.hopefully this new iteration of Multiple Man will be a bit more visually inventive (we're partial to the costume pictured at the top of this post, but understand that that's probably too much to hope for) than the one Brett Ratner gave us. Read More »

Dragon Ball FighterZ adds Gotenks, Kid Buu, and Adult Gohan

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Adult Gohan can use his Ki gauge to unlock his potential and its power changes depending on the amount in his Ki gauge. Gotenks - Special ability Is "Charging Ultra Buu Buu Volleyball", and "Ghost Kamikaze". Each of them comes equipped with special moves taken straight from the source material as well. Kid Buu will have his Planet Burst attack, which literally destroyed Earth during the final arc of Dragon Ball Z . Read More »

Leonardo da Vinci's 'Salvator Mundi' Painting Sells for Record-Breaking $450 Million

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Christie's had billed the painting as "the greatest artistic rediscovery of the 21st century" and "the last da Vinci " and exhibited it in Hong Kong, San Francisco, London and NY before Wednesday's auction. So huge was interest that almost 30,000 people flocked to see the painting at Christie's showrooms in Hong Kong, London, San Francisco and NY, the auction house said. Read More »

John Krasinski & Emily Blunt Find 'A Quiet Place'

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Emily Blunt is trying to contain her horror as she learns that the mysterious being can't hurt her if they can't hear her. The teaser previews how the family speaks sign language in order to stay hidden from the threat - until they're discovered by an accidental drop of a lantern. Read More »

Former Model Drops Bombshell Sexual Abuse Charge on Dem Al Franken

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The L.A. -based KABC radio host said she never told her story because she was anxious about potential backlash to her career. "I put her in various positions and take pictures of her'". "How dare anyone grab my breasts like this and think it's amusing?" "I want them, and all the other victims of sexual assault, to be able to speak out immediately, and not keep their stories -and their anger- locked up inside for years, or decades". Read More »

Blake Shelton is People's 2017 'Sexiest Man Alive'

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News, Stefani gushed over " The Voice " coach's new honor because she believed it reflected positively on herself. Shelton's tweets were also considered racist with one post reading, "Wish the [expletive] in the next room would either shut up or learn some English so I would at least know what he's planning to bomb!" Opposers even dug up Shelton's old tweets from 2011, where he came across as racist and homophobic. Read More »

Star Wars' Mark Hamill shocks fans at Disneyland

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Meanwhile, Hamill - who has reprised the role of Luke for the much-anticipated " Star Wars: The Last Jedi " - recently admitted he feels "possessive" about his most famous character. As the seated crowd gasped and began to cheer, the icon stepped fully into the small ride compartment and jokingly said, "Wait a minute, there's no Star Wars fans here, right?" "It took me long enough, but my childhood dream of working Disneyland finally came true!" "I'm sorry I missed your birthday", ... Read More »

Sara Sampaio on Traveling to Shanghai for the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show!

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Victoria's Secret wanted to do better this year. It seems like a great show in making until a few days ago. She said that it was frustrating for her and all the other models . According to latest news, China and Russian Federation have very amicable worldwide relationship presently. It's unclear why the models were reportedly denied visas . Read More »