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Fox Business suspends Charles Payne amid sexual harassment allegations Fox Business suspends Charles Payne amid sexual harassment allegations
- July 07, 2017

According to Variety , a network spokesperson stated that Payne will be "suspended pending further investigation". The allegations were originally reported in the Los Angeles Times , and Payne recently admitted to a three-year "romantic relationship" with a married Fox News guest who alleges she was "banned" from the network after ending the relationship. (more...)
House dress code debate reignites amid hot DC summer House dress code debate reignites amid hot DC summer
- July 07, 2017

Despite the notoriously brutally hot summers of Washington D.C., and also despite there being nothing about women's shoulders that is inherently inappropriate, women are being barred from entering the Speaker's lobby (a hallway outside the house where reporters ask questions of the representatives) for showing up in sleeveless outfits. (more...)
US Weekly Jobless Claims Unexpectedly Inch Up To 248000 US Weekly Jobless Claims Unexpectedly Inch Up To 248000
- July 07, 2017

New applications for benefits have been under 300,000 for 122 straight weeks, the longest run since the early 1970s. That is the longest such stretch since 1970, when the labor market was smaller. The persistently low level of layoffs is one sign the labor market is tightening and may be at or near the level that economists consider maximum employment. (more...)
Amnesty International Demands Release of Turkish Division Director Amnesty International Demands Release of Turkish Division Director
- July 07, 2017

The U.K. -based rights group says Eser was taken into custody Wednesday morning with seven other human rights workers and two foreign trainers. As of Thursday morning, it said it didn't know where they were and that they hadn't been allowed access to lawyers or family. (more...)
Joan Lee, wife of Stan Lee, dies at 93 Joan Lee, wife of Stan Lee, dies at 93
- July 07, 2017

When Lee was on the verge of quitting his writing, Joan encouraged him to write one last comic which reportedly turned out to be The Fantastic Four . Joan Lee , Stan's wife, died Thursday. She is survived by her husband Stan and their daughter Joan Celia . The couple was married for 69 years. (more...)
Why I am quitting twitter-Ed Sheeran Why I am quitting twitter-Ed Sheeran
- July 07, 2017

The Grammy victor also cleared up the report of him quitting Twitter on his Instagram , writing: "I haven't quit anything, I'm just not reading anything, except Harry Potter ". "I got asked in an interview if I read negative things and I was like, 'I don't even go on Twitter anymore, '" Sheeran explained to Matt Lauer of his original comments to The Sun . (more...)
WIMBLEDON 2017: Djokovic saunters past passive Pavlasek WIMBLEDON 2017: Djokovic saunters past passive Pavlasek
- July 07, 2017

This time a year ago the Serbian superstar held all four grand slam singles trophies - the first man since Australian great Rod Laver in 1969 to do so. She progressed after her opponent, Bethanie Mattek-Sands of the United States, retired with a nasty-looking knee injury during the third set. In the four Grand Slams since last Wimbledon , he has gone out in the third round, the final, the second round and the quarterfinals. (more...)
Former defensive coordinator counters Penn State suit, claims 'intolerable' work environment
- July 07, 2017

The case was previously filed in Centre County Court; it was discovered Monday when the school had the case moved to U.S. Middle District Court, according to PennLive . As part of the counterclaim, Wogenrich reports that Shoop insists he "experienced a hostile, negative work environment". Shoop, who was hired along with head coach James Franklin in January 2013, had negotiated a new deal with Penn State after receiving overtures to lead for LSU following his first season in Happy Valley. (more...)
Boston Celtics free agency rumors 2017: Kelly Olynyk signing with Miami Heat Boston Celtics free agency rumors 2017: Kelly Olynyk signing with Miami Heat
- July 07, 2017

Over four National Basketball Association seasons, Olynyk has averaged 9.5 points and 4.7 rebounds in 20.7 minutes per game. Olynyk emerged as one of the more sought-after free agents after top-tier talents like Hayward, Blake Griffin, Paul Millsap and Kyle Lowry were off the board. (more...)
Payments processor Worldpay in £9bn merger with USA rival Payments processor Worldpay in £9bn merger with USA rival
- July 07, 2017

A whopping 50% of Vantiv's revenue comes from large chains that are struggling to keep up with e-commerce. "The Boards of Worldpay and Vantiv see compelling strategic, commercial and financial rationale for combining Worldpay and Vantiv's complementary businesses". (more...)
The Batman director talks about what he learned from Christopher Nolan The Batman director talks about what he learned from Christopher Nolan
- July 07, 2017

In the comics, Batman is known as many things: the ultimate billionaire playboy, the caped crusador, and the world's greatest detective. I have ideas about an arc, but really, the important thing is just to start... however, some fans have also shared their concerns over Ben Affleck as an early rumor stated that the actor was looking to take his exit from playing the role. (more...)
Snapchat update adds support for voice filters, links, and more Snapchat update adds support for voice filters, links, and more
- July 07, 2017

This way, you can share any link you wish to, which can be about an event that you feel you friends will love to be associated with. Coming to voice filters , the feature will let users select from a range of character voices to add to a video. (more...)
Ryan Reynolds advises his fan Ryan Reynolds advises his fan
- July 07, 2017

Quoting her tweet , Reynolds had an even bigger idea for a way in which Dunn could get back at her ex. Reynolds got wind of it and egged her on for more. Having a breakup just days after prom sounds terrible, but for one lucky teen it actually worked out for the best. A teen named Gabi Dunn recently attended prom with her then-boyfriend, but they broke up a few days later. (more...)
You Can Now Watch Game of Thrones Without HBO
- July 07, 2017

Consumers who add HBO to their existing Hulu subscription will have access to all the programming HBO Now subscribers have, meaning they can watch shows even after they have aired. Fans can now watch Game of Thrones in more ways than ever. The streaming video company is promising a "seamless" integration that will include the live, linear HBO and Cinemax channels, plus on-demand libraries of their respective original shows and movie collections. (more...)
Cosby's retrial on sex assault charges is set for November Cosby's retrial on sex assault charges is set for November
- July 07, 2017

O'Neill ordered Cosby, his defense team and prosecutors to appear in court on that date and to "remain available until the conclusion of the case unless excused by the court". Cosby has claimed that the sexual contact between him and Constand, which he admitted to in phone conversations heard by the jury, was consensual. The judge directed the lawyers to submit to him, in writing, any proposed jury selection questions and jury instructions no later than October 30. (more...)
High sugar intake in pregnancy linked to double risk of child asthma High sugar intake in pregnancy linked to double risk of child asthma
- July 07, 2017

They found the risk of allergic asthma - triggered by dust, cats and pollen - soared by 101 per cent in seven-year-old kids whose mums ate the most sugar when expecting, compared to those who ate the least. Scientists found children's risk of allergy-related chest problems soared in line with maternal intake of so-called "free" sugars . "We can not say on the basis of these observations that a high intake of sugar by mothers in pregnancy is definitely causing allergy and allergic asthma ... (more...)
Tributes to 'Grotbags' star Carol Lee Scott Tributes to 'Grotbags' star Carol Lee Scott
- July 07, 2017

The star's niece Gina Mear took to Facebook to break the sad news that Carol had "lost her courageous fight against cancer". To me she was just aunty Carol. An icon for folk of my generation. Many paid tribute to the actress on Twitter. "Thank you for being part of my childhood", one wrote. Scott started her career as a club cabaret performer, pub singer and Pontins Blue Coat. (more...)
Ava DuVernay Directing Central Park Five Miniseries Ava DuVernay Directing Central Park Five Miniseries
- July 07, 2017

DuVernay's five-episode project will focus on each of the five teenagers and the systemic racism in our criminal justice system that often leads to wrongful convictions. DuVernay's miniseries will consist of five episodes, with each part focusing on one of the five young men who were eventually exonerated with DNA evidence . (more...)
Ariana Grande pays tribute to youngest Manchester bombing victim Saffie Roussos Ariana Grande pays tribute to youngest Manchester bombing victim Saffie Roussos
- July 07, 2017

As part of the One Love Manchester concert back in June, survivors of the May 22 concert sang a rendition of Grande's song, "My Everything", with Parrs Wood High School's Harmony Choir in tribute of the victims. If she wanted something, she would do it. "She was so happy, she was elated all night, grinning", she said. It wasn't her fault. "She thanked me. She appreciated me telling her that". (more...)
Patton Oswalt and Meredith Salenger Are Engaged: Details Patton Oswalt and Meredith Salenger Are Engaged: Details
- July 07, 2017

She maced me but said yes later.' Slave I and Padawan are Star Wars references. I caught the bouquet. His first wife, Michelle McNamara , died in her sleep from a mix of prescription medications and an undiagnosed heart condition in April 2016. (more...)