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'Game of Thrones' Star Sophie Turner Is Engaged 'Game of Thrones' Star Sophie Turner Is Engaged
- October 16, 2017

The Game of Thrones actress posted the same photo with the caption, " I said yes ". Nick Jonas is totally on board for his brother Joe 's engagement! Jonas's brother Nick was among those to send congratulations online. "I was like, 'You need to factor in a Game of Thrones wedding by the way.' They [the cast] have all got to be there so the whole thing has got to shut down". (more...)
Trump challenges Secretary of State to IQ test after 'moron' dig Trump challenges Secretary of State to IQ test after 'moron' dig
- October 13, 2017

Tillerson scrambled last week to counter an NBC News report claiming that Vice President Pence had to intervene over the summer to help convince him not to resign - and that Tillerson called the commander-in-chief a "moron". I'm enjoying it. We're accomplishing a lot. "I'm not undermining", Trump told Forbes , adding that he has "total confidence" in Tillerson. "And I can tell you who is going to win". (more...)
Anupam Kher appointed as the new FTII chairman Anupam Kher appointed as the new FTII chairman
- October 12, 2017

His term had ended in March. Though the institute has denied receiving any official communication on Kher's appointment, the actor tweeted, "I feel deeply humbled & honoured to be apportioned as the Chairman of iconic #FTII". I think we will work very hard. Kher, who was the recipient of the Padma Shri in 2004 and the Padma Bhushan in 2016 for his contribution to the field of cinema and arts, has won several national and worldwide awards and recognitions during his career in film ... (more...)
Sylvester Stallone Announces He's Directing, Producing 'Creed' Sequel
- October 11, 2017

Ryan Coogler will not return to direct the follow-up to 2015's lauded Rocky sequel Creed , but his replacement certainly knows what he's doing. In 2015, Coogler picked up a script by Aaron Covington and sought permission from Stallone to continue Rocky's legacy, this time focusing on the son of his former foe Apollo Creed . (more...)
Jemele Hill suspended by ESPN over tweets Jemele Hill suspended by ESPN over tweets
- October 10, 2017

She previously acknowledged letting her colleagues and company down with an impulsive Tweet. "In the aftermath, all employees were reminded of how individual tweets may reflect negatively on ESPN and that such actions would have consequences", the statement continued. (more...)
China Open: Nadal Beats Kyrgios To Take Sixth Title Of The Season China Open: Nadal Beats Kyrgios To Take Sixth Title Of The Season
- October 10, 2017

The mercurial Kyrgios is known as much for his volatile temper as his prodigious talent. The first four or five games were hotly contested and of sublime quality, but Nadal's returning, which was vastly better than it was in a loss to Kyrgios this summer in Cincinnati, and clutch serving wore down Kyrgios, who also let a bad call in the first game fester in his mind. (more...)
Ghana petition Federation Internationale de Football Association after controversial draw with Uganda Ghana petition Federation Internationale de Football Association after controversial draw with Uganda
- October 09, 2017

Following Asamoah Gyan calling for a protest from the Black Stars, the Ghanian FA have filed a complaint to Federation Internationale de Football Association about the performance of South African referee Daniel Bennett . On his Instagram page, a furious Asamoah Gyan wrote: "How on earth can this goal be disallowed". "Mr Bennett and (his) assistants denied Ghana a flawless goal in the 93rd minute with television replays showing that it was a ideal goal". (more...)
The Walking Dead's Rick Grimes will die says creator Robert Kirkman The Walking Dead's Rick Grimes will die says creator Robert Kirkman
- October 09, 2017

AMC has released a teaser image hyping the recently-announced The Walking Dead/Fear the Walking Dead crossover . Kirkman revealed that the two TV properties set in the universe inspired by his comic series - The Walking Dead and Fear the Walking Dead - will crossover into each other's respective continuities via a shared character. (more...)
Authorities Now Suspect Las Vegas Gunman Had Assistance Authorities Now Suspect Las Vegas Gunman Had Assistance
- October 09, 2017

The mass shooting resulted in 58 deaths and injured at least 489 people. "She said he would lie in bed, just moaning and screaming, 'Oh, my God, '" said a former Federal Bureau of Investigation official briefed on the matter, NBC News reported . (more...)
Spain Clinch World Cup Ticket Spain Clinch World Cup Ticket
- October 08, 2017

Barca defender Pique , who voted in the banned referendum and has been outspoken about his home region's right to decide on its future, was booed upon arrival at the team´s hotel in Alicante on Thursday by around 100 supporters, who urged him to quit the national team. (more...)
DOJ rescinds policy protecting transgender people from workplace discrimination DOJ rescinds policy protecting transgender people from workplace discrimination
- October 06, 2017

On Oct. 5, an internal DOJ memo revealed that Sessions had reversed a policy from the Obama administration that had protected transgender employees under the 1964 Civil Rights Act's Title VII , which protects workers from being discriminated based on their sex, BuzzFeed News reports. (more...)
Police believe Las Vegas shooter planned to attack another music festival Police believe Las Vegas shooter planned to attack another music festival
- October 05, 2017

A concert headlined by singer Lorde could have been an early target for the man who killed 59 at a country music festival in Las Vegas . The source didn't give a reason for why Paddock didn't initiate that attack, only saying he "may have lost his nerve or simply changed his plans". (more...)
QRC aid to Rohingya in Bangladesh QRC aid to Rohingya in Bangladesh
- October 04, 2017

Ankara will provide college scholarships to 53 Rohingya students from Myanmar's troubled western Rakhine state, Deputy Prime Minister Hakan Çavuşoğlu said yesterday. Many refugees are gloomy about the prospects of going back to Buddhist-majority Myanmar, fearing they will not be able to furnish the documents they anticipate the government will demand to prove they have a right to return. (more...)
Marilyn Manson Suspends Tour Following Hammerstein Ballroom Stage Accident Marilyn Manson Suspends Tour Following Hammerstein Ballroom Stage Accident
- October 03, 2017

The band was in the middle of their hit cover of Eurythmics " Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This )" and Manson appeared to be shaking the metal bars on the stage prop when it fell on top of him. The prop accident occurred a day after Manson appeared to injure himself in Pittsburgh while performing "The Beautiful People" toward the end of the concert. (more...)
Edmonton Police investigate incidents as acts of Terrorism Edmonton Police investigate incidents as acts of Terrorism
- October 02, 2017

Based on evidence at the scene and the actions of the male suspect, EPS, INSET and its Canadian Public Security Agencies are now investigating these incidents as acts of terrorism under Section 83.2 of the Criminal Code of Canada . Police said he had previously been known to the authorities. He said the van then sped off toward downtown with police in pursuit. "Throughout the chase, the truck attempted to hit pedestrians in crosswalks and alleys", police said. (more...)
Monty Hall Dies: Let's Make A Deal Host, Co-Creator Was 96 Monty Hall Dies: Let's Make A Deal Host, Co-Creator Was 96
- October 02, 2017

Hall, born in Manitoba, Canada, on August 25, 1921, began his career as a stage actor in college. A probability brain teaser was named after the game-show host. Although he earned a bachelor's degree in chemistry and zoology from the University of Manitoba, it was the applause from college musicals that piqued his interest in acting and singing. (more...)
Trump calls his Puerto Rico critics 'politically motivated ingrates' Trump calls his Puerto Rico critics 'politically motivated ingrates'
- October 02, 2017

President Trump's response to the unfolding humanitarian disaster in Puerto Rico was desperately inadequate (and that's putting it generously) until Saturday, when it became downright shameful. She explains to him that Puerto Rico is, in fact, part of the United States. Mayor Cruz hasn't even been to the recovery effort field office and the anti-Trump media flocks to her like moths to a flame? "Oh really, Donald? You bitch". (more...)
Catalonia referendum: Thousands descend on Barcelona AGAINST independence vote Catalonia referendum: Thousands descend on Barcelona AGAINST independence vote
- October 01, 2017

The Spanish court has also ordered public officials not to cooperate with the ballot, and has vowed to close any polling station, as well as seize ballot papers, in order to disrupt what has been decreed an illegal referendum called by the Catalan parliament in breach of procedures. (more...)
Canadian veteran, 101, hails Harry's encouragement of Invictus Games competitors Canadian veteran, 101, hails Harry's encouragement of Invictus Games competitors
- September 30, 2017

The moment a little girl stole popcorn from Prince Harry has been caught on camera. Fortunately for the prince, the adorable perpetrator was only after Harry's popcorn. The towheaded pilferer is named Emily, and she's the daughter of Hayley Henson, whose husband Dave Henson competed in the first games. Prince Harry has previously stated that Markle has been subject to social media attacks regarding her race. (more...)
Everything That Went Wrong on Megyn Kelly's First Week on Today Everything That Went Wrong on Megyn Kelly's First Week on Today
- September 30, 2017

Fonda said, looking annoyed. Megyn Kelly then asked Jane Fonda about her secret in maintaining a youthful look followed by questions regarding the work she had done to stay lovely. On top of drawing criticism , the question prompted backlash from "Will & Grace" star Debra Messing . Having the cast of Will & Grace seems like a morning TV layup, but Kelly managed to make things weird when she flippantly referred to homosexuality as " the gay thing " while sharing a stage with a ... (more...)