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Culture Tom Petty, down-to-Earth rock superstar, dies at 66
Author: 0 Tom Petty, down-to-Earth rock superstar, dies at 66

While bands like Avenged Sevenfold are now going through their own battles, Petty did so over 30 years ago, helping pave the way for the freedom of the creative industries. Awed by the chiming guitars of the Byrds , the melodic genius of the Beatles and the snarling lyrics of Dylan, he was amazed to find that other kids were feeling the same way.

Culture Trevor Noah Blasts News Response To Las Vegas Shooting
Author: 0 Trevor Noah Blasts News Response To Las Vegas Shooting

Kimmel, during his monologue , referred to the GOP leaders like House Speaker Paul Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and said they "sent their thoughts and their prayers today". You can hit many people in one go. In the past, gun rights supporters and organisations such as the National Rifle Association have warned of future regulatory efforts Democratic administrations may try to impose using a mass shooting as justification.

Culture Kendall Jenner Feared for Her Career After Controversial Pepsi Ad
Author: 0 Kendall Jenner Feared for Her Career After Controversial Pepsi Ad

Pepsi ended up pulling the commercial and Jenner was criticized for doing the commercial in the first place. Speaking in last night's episode of the docu-series, Kendall explained why she signed up to the Pepsi deal. Hitting out, the star ranted: "Someone calls me with more bad news every five minutes". Khloé then echoed her sister's lack of blame saying, "Kendall did a commercial, and it basically caused a huge controversy, and it sucks because Kendall's been taking the blame for it ...

Culture Amber Rose dubs herself 'Captain Save a Hoe'
Author: 0 Amber Rose dubs herself 'Captain Save a Hoe'

Beat me up? Shoot up the SlutWalk? While Amber wore a "Captain Save a Hoe" superhero costume, Savage wore a rainbow-coloured T-Shirt and was pictured proudly holding a placard reading "I'm A Hoe Too". Amber followed up Savage with her own response to the online jokers. But I'm willing to take the punches for women. 'I've experienced it firsthand, I still do'.

Culture Evans United Methodist Church holds vigil for Las Vegas shooting victims
Author: 0 Evans United Methodist Church holds vigil for Las Vegas shooting victims

Nashville Mayor Megan Barry and CMA CEO Sarah Trahern and Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp. "This is second Monday night in a row that we've had a vigil in Nashville the day after a horrific mass shooting". In between hymns, prayers were offered. He then performed a powerful cover of Simon and Garfunkel's classic tune " Bridge Over Troubled Water ". "I started this morning by finding out about it and being shell-shocked all morning, getting my kids ready for school", Urban ...

Culture Negotiating with North Korea a waste of time
Author: 0 Negotiating with North Korea a waste of time

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is " wasting his time " with North Korea negotiations, the New York Daily quoted Trump as saying. He didn't elaborate, but in a speech at the United Nations last month, he had threatened to "totally destroy" North Korea , and said all options are on the table, including military, a possibility that has raised concerns of a nuclear exchange .

Culture Reporters are in Puerto Rico to tell an important story
Author: 0 Reporters are in Puerto Rico to tell an important story

With much of Puerto Rico destroyed, the Trump administration is in a pitched battle against time and the fallout from the devastating Hurricane Maria . He also said that "the mayor was highly critical of Trump". "I am mad as hell", she said. Trump, pictured while performing a fist-pumping motion, dedicated the trophy to the people of Puerto Rico, Texas and Florida still recovering from recent hurricane devastation.

Culture Ups & 6 Downs From Last Night's WWE Raw (Oct 2)
Author: 0 Ups & 6 Downs From Last Night's WWE Raw (Oct 2)

Ambrose replied that Rollins was too predictable, leading Seth to demand his own match against The Monster Among Men. Rollins says he's got to "walk the walk" this week after calling Strowman out, and Braun is his focus tonight, but he's going to burn it down on WWE RAW .

Culture Miley Cyrus And Adam Sandler Sing Tribute To Las Vegas Victims
Author: 0 Miley Cyrus And Adam Sandler Sing Tribute To Las Vegas Victims

Miley Cyrus and Adam Sandler just performed a attractive rendition of Dido's 'No Freedom' on the Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon as a tribute to all those who fell victim to the merciless shootings in Las Vegas. Miley wrote on her Twitter . Addressing the incident, she told show host Jimmy: 'What is music if we can not see our favourite artist perform because of fear of violence?' The 24-year-old "Malibu" singer visited The Tonight Show on Monday where she played the ...

Culture Stars of 'The Gifted' stop by MORE ahead of premiere
Author: 0 Stars of 'The Gifted' stop by MORE ahead of premiere

Developed by Matt Nix, creator of " Burn Notice " on the USA Network, the show is a collaborative effort between #20Th Century Fox Television and Marvel Television. If you watch this show with a chip on your shoulder because there's no mansion, Cyclops, Professor X, Wolverine, Jean Grey and Cerebro, you should still come away impressed by how much X-essence this show has.

Culture Sony Pictures Too Slow for 'Sonic'
Author: 0 Sony Pictures Too Slow for 'Sonic'

Paramount Pictures has picked up the film rights to Sega's Sonic the Hedgehog , with a Sony Pictures take on the franchise apparently having fallen through. Dmitri Johnson and Dan Jevons of DJ2 Entertainment will serve as co-producers. SEGA first released the game in 1991, and in the years since, Sonic has become one of the world's biggest and most recognizable gaming icons.

Culture Here is Ranveer Singh as Alauddin Khilji in 'Padmavati'
Author: 0 Here is Ranveer Singh as Alauddin Khilji in 'Padmavati'

The movie " Padmavati " was earlier scheduled to release on 17th of November but the director Sanjay Leela Bhansali convinced the producers to shift the release date by two weeks so that he could complete the project properly. Deepika plays Rani Padmini of Chittor while Shahid features as her husband Ratan Singh respectively. Soon post the Deepika's look as Rani Padmini was out, a Rajput Karni Sena burnt posters of the film in Jaipur in protest.

Culture Lifetime releases trailer for Oscar Pistorius movie
Author: 0 Lifetime releases trailer for Oscar Pistorius movie

A trailer for the movie - titled " Blade Runner Killer " - was released on Monday, showing Pistorius and Steenkamp in bed, having arguments before her death and Pistorius opening fire. The Steenkamp statement reads: "They are horrified and upset to read a report that "the movie is told from Steenkamp and her mother's perspective".

Culture Domestic Violence is the Leading Cause of Homelessness
Author: 0 Domestic Violence is the Leading Cause of Homelessness

Twelve people have lost their lives this year to domestic violence in Southwest Georgia. They also want to get the message out on how victims can get out of an abusive relationship. FAP representatives are located at Fleet and Family Support Centers (FFSC). Greenwood said the vigils also serve the goal of allowing victims to know that at the Center for Family Justice there is a safe place, close to home, where they can receive free and comprehensive services.

Culture Bringing 'Blade Runner' back to life after 35 years
Author: 0 Bringing 'Blade Runner' back to life after 35 years

The announcement follows an earlier statement from Open Road Films canceling their red carpet event for Marshall at the TCL Chinese Theatre in Hollywood, which had initially been scheduled for this evening. What footage has been released of Blade Runner 2049 suggests that while the two characters need each other, tensions are high between them both. It will also screen at the Zurich Film Festival in Switzerland on Wednesday, before opening worldwide on Thursday (05Oct17).

Culture Tom Petty remains on life support
Author: 0 Tom Petty remains on life support

On Monday, it was determined Petty had no brain activity and the life support was removed. The 66-year-old rock icon was rushed from his Malibu home to UCLA Santa Monica Hospital, where he was placed on life support . Please join us in sending your thoughts and prayers to Tom Petty's family and friends during this awful time. The LAPD said that it can not confirm Tom Petty's death after CBS reported it.

Culture Varun Dhawan's Judwaa 2 is ruling Box office with flying colours
Author: 0 Varun Dhawan's Judwaa 2 is ruling Box office with flying colours

Varun Dhawan receives a big hit with Judwaa 2 . Here's the box office score of Judwaa 2 . Along with Taapsee Pannu and Jacquline Fernandez, Varun has rocked the audiences with his film Judwaa 2 . "The SMASHING opening weekend biz of Judwaa 2 proves yet again that well-made mass entertainers will never go out of fashion". The story follows the twin brothers Raja and Prem who are separated at birth but witness weird co-incidences throughout their lives.

Culture Aditya Narayan creates brawl at airport; threatens Indigo staff
Author: 0 Aditya Narayan creates brawl at airport; threatens Indigo staff

The entire incident at Raipur airport created a big ruckus. Singer and television host Aditya Narayan has been involved in a bitter spat with airline authorities after allegedly being asked to pay extra for excess baggage. IndiGo airlines have released a statement stating that Aditya and his group of five people were carrying excess baggage of 40 kgs and refused to pay the full charge of Rs.

Culture Vikram to announce director of 'Arjun Reddy' remake soon
Author: 0 Vikram to announce director of 'Arjun Reddy' remake soon

It was then I felt he can not do justice for the film and I walked out of Arjun Reddy . "Read to make the leap". We are honoured by the opportunity and confidence shown in us by Vikram and we will work towards making it a memorable launch.

Culture West Michigan community holds vigil for Las Vegas shooting victims
Author: 0 West Michigan community holds vigil for Las Vegas shooting victims

This tragedy hits especially close to home, as so numerous artists and crew represented at this music festival are Nashvillians seeking to entertain and bring joy to country music fans around the world. Several other country artists who were at the event, including Jake Owen , Big & Rich, the Josh Abbott Band, Kane Brown, Dylan Scott and Luke Combs, tweeted in the aftermath.

Culture Hugh Hefner laid to rest in private funeral
Author: 0 Hugh Hefner laid to rest in private funeral

When 91-year-old Hugh Hefner died Wednesday at 91, he left behind a fortune he built from the Playboy brand, his 31-year-old third wife, Crystal Hefner (née Harris), and four children from previous relationships. It is believed that Hefner purchased the $7m (£5,263,157) home for her in 2013, one year after they tied the knot in a lavish ceremony at the infamous Playboy Mansion.