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Culture Oprah Winfrey Reacts to Prez Trump's Tweet Calling Her 'Insecure'
Author: 0 Oprah Winfrey Reacts to Prez Trump's Tweet Calling Her 'Insecure'

Oprah Winfrey gets annoyed with Anthony Anderson when he calls her for no real reason. "So Reese (Witherspoon) and I were walking offstage and I went, 'Ahhhh, that's done!' And I thought it was over". He's like, 'I'll never go to another Golden Globes. DeGeneres' question follows the President's tweet , which he posted last Monday, wherein he called Winfrey "insecure", and even challenged her to run for President in the 2020 elections so that he could have a chance to "expose" and beat ...

Culture Stephen Fry reveals struggle with prostrate cancer
Author: 0 Stephen Fry reveals struggle with prostrate cancer

He had gone to the doctor for flu but a health check revealed that his prostate-specific antigen (PSA) levels were high. Stephen had the operation in the first week of cancer and said it "all seemed to go well". He tells the camera: "Cancer is a word that rings in your head". "He rang me up and said I'm little anxious about your PSA levels", the 60-year-old explained, adding after a series of tests he underwent surgery.

Culture Tiffany Haddish to host MTV Movie & TV Awards
Author: 0 Tiffany Haddish to host MTV Movie & TV Awards

She also became the first black female stand-up comedian to host Saturday Night Live , taking the reigns on the November 11 show. Watch her announce the news below! The host role cements the growing stature of Haddish, who enjoyed a breakthrough previous year with the success of " Girls Trip ", a comedy in which she plays a loud-mouthed but endearing friend.

Culture Kylie Jenner tweets, Snapchat nosedives
Author: 0 Kylie Jenner tweets, Snapchat nosedives

The Keeping Up with the Kardashians star, whose profile was previously named among the top 10 most-viewed accounts on Snapchat, took to Twitter late on Wednesday (21Feb18) to express her disapproval of the app's recent redesign, which has been widely criticised by fans and tech experts alike for making it seem less user-friendly.

Culture Pandora jumps 9 percent after reporting a large rise in subscription revenue
Author: 0 Pandora jumps 9 percent after reporting a large rise in subscription revenue

The Stock now has a Weekly Volatility of 6.00% and Monthly Volatility of 5.45%. The Stock has YTD (year to date) performance of 1.04 percent. Graham commented, "Pandora's Q4 results showed some promising signs, with an all-time high in RPM (driven by improving audio and display pricing), recent launch of a programmatic audio platform, and late-quarter engagement help from new products like Premium Access".

Culture Khloe Kardashian can't wait to get her pre-pregnancy body back
Author: 0 Khloe Kardashian can't wait to get her pre-pregnancy body back

The 38-year-old basketball player was married to the 'Keeping Up with the Kardashians' star from 2009 until their divorce was finalised in 2016, and although they've had their ups and downs, he has nothing but well wishes for her as she is expecting her first child with boyfriend Tristan Thompson .

Culture Vrain Valley officials reject Trump's armed teachers suggestion
Author: 0 Vrain Valley officials reject Trump's armed teachers suggestion

But Trump has given me plenty of reason to be, the primary example being his empty words on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, which he nonsensically rescinded a year ago. Trump supports tightening background checks and is working with senators on a bi-partisan bill to improve federal compliance with criminal background check legislation.

Culture 'Star Wars Rebels': Ezra Leads The Ghost Crew In New Clip
Author: 0 'Star Wars Rebels': Ezra Leads The Ghost Crew In New Clip

But Abrams chose to start from scratch, writing the Episode 9 script alongside Argo screenwriter Chris Terrio . ABC releases "The Force of Sound", a 26-minute video about the sound effects in Star Wars: The Last Jedi . Daisy Ridley , John Boyega , Adam Driver and Oscar Isaac are all set to reprise their characters. The saga continues: The action will pick up where last year's Star Wars: The Last Jedi , directed by Rian Johnson , left off and is due in theatres in December ...

Culture UNICEF deputy director Justin Forsyth resigns after 'mistakes'
Author: 0 UNICEF deputy director Justin Forsyth resigns after 'mistakes'

Forsyth, who is British, said he apologized "unreservedly at the time face to face" and "I apologize again". Tory backbencher Nigel Evans said the staggering revelations about Mr Forsyth's behaviour at Save the Children raised serious questions about his "suitability" as Deputy Exec Director at Unicef .

Culture 'Assault on the poor': S Africa's new budget slammed
Author: 0 'Assault on the poor': S Africa's new budget slammed

He says all three agencies were of the preliminary view that the country has done well. "The figures overall were fairly conservative". The Treasury said the budget deficit was seen narrowing to 3.5 per cent of gross domestic product (GDP) by 2020 from 4.3 per cent in the 2017/18 fiscal year.

Culture Chevy Chase I Didn't Throw Road Rage Punch ... I Physically Couldn't!!!
Author: 0 Chevy Chase I Didn't Throw Road Rage Punch ... I Physically Couldn't!!!

Chase told police he thought the pickup had scraped his own vehicle so he flashed his lights and followed the driver until he pulled over. Chase realized no damage had been done to either vehicles but chose to still approach the driver to "speak to him about his reckless driving" and one of the driver's three passengers gave him an offensive hand gesture.

Culture Joss Whedon Won't Be Directing 'Batgirl' After All
Author: 0 Joss Whedon Won't Be Directing 'Batgirl' After All

It appears he is no longer directing and writing the film as confirmed by his statement you can see down below. The official reason, according to Whedon at least, is that he "didn't have a story", but we suspect there's more at play here. It will be interesting to see who overtakes Joss Whedon as the director and writer for Batgirl . The other shoe dropped when it was revealed, a couple months later, that Whedon was taking over for director Zack Snyder on Justice League , which occupied ...

Culture Brendan Fraser Blames Career Downfall on Unwanted Sexual Encounter
Author: 0 Brendan Fraser Blames Career Downfall on Unwanted Sexual Encounter

Fraser said he rushed out of the hotel and passed a police officer on his way, but admitted he could not bring himself to report it. Alleging that what Berk did to him was "more than a pinch" - Berk recounted the alleged encounter in his memoir, saying it was "in jest" - Fraser recalled: "His left hand reaches around, grabs my ass cheek, and one of his fingers touches me in the taint".

Culture The Government's Weak Response To Stormzy's Brits Performance
Author: 0 The Government's Weak Response To Stormzy's Brits Performance

Others also pointed out that while Stormzy , real name Michael Omari, thanked his team and family, he failed to acknowledge Jama. He said: " I've never worked on something like this in my life ". Rag'n'Bone Man scored his third Brit award as his track Human won Best British Single , reports guardian.com . His album " Divide " has sold more than 12 million copies around the world.

Culture 'The Flash': Candice Patton Suits Up As Superhero For The First Time
Author: 0 'The Flash': Candice Patton Suits Up As Superhero For The First Time

Aptly titled "Run, Iris, Run", (an obvious play on "run, Barry, run") the episode slated to air on March 13 will see Iris inherit Barry's ( Grant Gustin ) speedy superpowers during a battle with a new bus meta going by the name of Matthew/Melting Pot ( Leonardo Nam ), who has the power of swapping people's DNA.

Culture Is Rachel McAdams really 'seven months pregnant'????
Author: 0 Is Rachel McAdams really 'seven months pregnant'????

McAdams on multiple occasions has expressed an interest in having children, telling Marie Claire in 2015 that "at some point" she'd like to start a family. "Hopefully I can take on those qualities and be as great as her". News she's been keeping a low profile because she is preparing to become a mum. She famously dated her Notebook co-star Ryan Gosling in the mid-2000s and she was also in a relationship with Michael Sheen for more than two years.

Culture Oscar-nominated film 'The Shape of Water' accused of plagiarism
Author: 0 Oscar-nominated film 'The Shape of Water' accused of plagiarism

The lawsuit, filed by Paul Zindel's son David, listed more than 60 resemblances between the play Let Me Hear You Whisper , and The Shape of Water . Instead, we will vigorously defend ourselves and, by extension, this groundbreaking and original film". In the movie, it is a half-man, half-river creature.

Culture Quincy Jones Apologizes for Shocking Interviews: 'I Learned My Lesson'
Author: 0 Quincy Jones Apologizes for Shocking Interviews: 'I Learned My Lesson'

Perhaps what was most controversial though were his comments on how actor Marlon Brando had sex with Richard Pryor , a claim the late comedian's widow supported . "Even at 85, it's apparent that "wordvomit" and bad-mouthing is inexcusable", Jones added, making it clear that he hasn't had a drink in three years.

Culture New study finds female protagonists decreased 5 percent in 2017 films
Author: 0 New study finds female protagonists decreased 5 percent in 2017 films

The number of female protagonists in the 100 top-grossing domestic films declined year-over-year in 2017, according to a study released today by the Center for the Study of Women in Television & Film at San Diego State University . 68% of those women were white, compared to only 16% black, 7% Latinx, 7% Asian, and 2% other. Females were more likely to appear in comedies and dramas (30 percent), with males most likely to appear in action features.

Culture Janelle Monae Brings the Feels with New Single 'Make Me Feel'
Author: 0 Janelle Monae Brings the Feels with New Single 'Make Me Feel'

It arrived with an accompanying video co-starring actress-singer Tessa Thompson. The videos are part of a larger narrative film, which is being called an "Emotion Picture". Today Janelle Monae dropped two songs and further details about her long-awaited third solo album, " Dirty Computer ". "This is an extremely vulnerable album and it took me a while to make it because I'm a self editor".

Author: 0 Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBAN) Position Boosted by Aperio Group LLC

The target implies a 15.42% spike from where the shares are now trading. About 16.06M shares traded or 77.74% up from the average. It has outperformed by 6.29% the S&P500. HBAN's profit will be $300.16 million for 14.20 P/E if the $0.28 EPS becomes a reality. Twin Tree Management Ltd Partnership reported 0% of its portfolio in Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBAN).

Culture Once Again, It's U.S. vs. Canada for the Gold
Author: 0 Once Again, It's U.S. vs. Canada for the Gold

The United States won the first women's hockey gold medal in 1998, and Canada has won every one since then. Canada came into the final with a 5-0 record, having defeated the USA 2-1 in the last Group A preliminary-round game. "Hanging out together for that long, we still all got along and it showed a lot about our team". This is how much it sucked: The Canadians could not even trudge into their locker room and throw equipment or have a cry to themselves because this is hockey and ...

Culture Winter weather advisory continues through this morning
Author: 0 Winter weather advisory continues through this morning

In fact for many of us, it has never been warmer in February than it was this afternoon . Night: Mostly cloudy to overcast with a 60 percent chance for snow. A nice preview of Spring stays with us the next few days. He says while areas above I-20 will likely have some flooding from this stalled front, Southeast Louisiana will only see a few possible storms.