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Wonder Woman: Warner Bros. Announces Blu-ray Release Date And Special Features Wonder Woman: Warner Bros. Announces Blu-ray Release Date And Special Features
- August 12, 2017

The second highest grossing film of 2017, Wonder Woman , is headed to home video in a matter of weeks. This sounds very much like a scene that was shot as a potential post-credits stinger for the movie that Warner Bros. Finding the Wonder Woman Within - Feel the power of Wonder Woman as award-winning poets and inspiring public figures reveal the impact and importance of DC's greatest heroine. (more...)
Facebook's New Video Platform Could Be Big for Travel Agents Facebook's New Video Platform Could Be Big for Travel Agents
- August 12, 2017

Daniel Danker , Director of Product for the social media giant, introduced their new platform, Watch , through a news statement released on August 9. "The newsfeed, which [catered to] autoplay without sound, created this ecosystem of videos that are really different from what most video producers made before Facebook came along with their algorithm", said Solana Pyne, the executive video producer for publisher Quartz. (more...)
Music star Glen Campbell dies Music star Glen Campbell dies
- August 12, 2017

He picked up the CMA Entertainer of the Year award in 1969. The " Rhinestone Cowboy's " long career produced more than seventy albums, and in 1967 he made history by winning four Grammys. By the mid-1990s he'd taken up residence at the Glen Campbell Goodtime Theatre in Branson, Mo., where he performed regularly. After having accompanied Frank Sinatra , Elvis Presley or the Beach Boys , the guitarist prodigy went solo in 1963. (more...)
Scaramucci to grant interview amid a 'den of lions'
- August 11, 2017

Colbert doesn't seem like The Mooch's most sympathetic audience, but The Mooch also seems like he doesn't turn down a PR opportunity - for better or worse. Kelly subsequently played a role in Scaramucci's premature departure. U.S. talk show host Colbert warned the censors to get ready as he announced Monday's guest on Twitter . (more...)
$725 a night to stay in Trump's former home $725 a night to stay in Trump's former home
- August 10, 2017

According to the listing, the home has 15 beds and two sofa-beds. "Not much has been changed since the Trumps lived here, the kitchen is original and the opulent furnishings represent the style and affluence in which the Trumps would have lived", the post says. (more...)
Taylor Swift attends jury selection for groping trial against radio DJ Taylor Swift attends jury selection for groping trial against radio DJ
- August 09, 2017

District Court in Denver . Dressed in a business-like black jacket and white top, Swift, 27, one of the top-selling US singers, watched the proceedings in a federal courthouse, jotting notes on a pad of paper. Opened arguments were expected by Tuesday afternoon. Swift watched the proceedings closely, occasionally conferring with her counsel. - Shannon Melcher, Mueller's girlfriend at the time, will testify about standing on the other side of Swift when the photo was taken, and to ... (more...)
Strictly Come Dancing: Mollie King first contestant named for new series Strictly Come Dancing: Mollie King first contestant named for new series
- August 08, 2017

King said: "I'm a huge fan of Strictly Come Dancing so I can't actually believe I'm lucky enough to be taking part in it this year. She's also very well connected and has a lot of celebrity friends who will attend filming each week". "This is a great time and I can't hold out anymore, I'm very competitive". A source told The Sun newspaper: "Brian is all signed up for the show and is sure to be a laugh a minute". (more...)
Tom Brady no longer wants to talk about concussions Tom Brady no longer wants to talk about concussions
- August 07, 2017

There's nowhere else he wants to spend it besides the football field. "It's fun. It reminds you that Tom's old". Happy birthday my love! Jacoby was pretty good when he played and I think he has great potential. Happy birthday sweet Julie! Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski had no trouble deciding what to give his quarterback. "But it's just unbelievable how he's turning 40 and just where he's at right now is just unreal". (more...)
Belgian Thomas Pieters surges into lead at WGC-Bridgestone Invitational Belgian Thomas Pieters surges into lead at WGC-Bridgestone Invitational
- August 07, 2017

Jimmy Walker , one week away from the defense of his PGA Championship title, fired a five-under 65 to seize a two-shot lead after two rounds of the World Golf Championship-Bridgestone Invitational on Friday. Hideki Matsuyama had a 67 and was two shots behind. I haven't had too many this year, it's been kind of rough. He finished the day tied third, one shot back. (more...)
Colbert: White House staff should 'change the locks' while Trump on vacation Colbert: White House staff should 'change the locks' while Trump on vacation
- August 06, 2017

Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump stand together after John Kelly is sworn in as White House Chief of Staff in the Oval Office. DAVID FOLKENFLIK, BYLINE: Oh, it's a deluge. And that's not something that can always be done transparently. Both calls took place in January and, according to the paper, the transcripts had been prepared by White House staff, but not released. (more...)
McMaster Opposes Trump's Every Move on Foreign Policy McMaster Opposes Trump's Every Move on Foreign Policy
- August 06, 2017

Trump himself has expressed frustration with McMaster after being presented options on key security issues that appear only marginally different than what Obama pursued while he was in office. Kelly has also sought to tamp down on the type of death-by-leak that now is plaguing his former military colleague. A White House official said McMaster is "confident that Ezra will make many further significant contributions to national security in another position in the administration". (more...)
Jab Harry Met Sejal Review Jab Harry Met Sejal Review
- August 05, 2017

The pressing question that should have kept a film like this going is: do they get together in the end. After the lukewarm response to Salman's " Tubelight " and Ranbir Kapoor's "Jagga Jasoos ', industry is pinning hopes on Shahrukh's 'Jab Harry Met Sejal " to bring bring much-needed respite at the ticket windows. (more...)
'Dukes of Hazzard' Star Arrested With Drugs in Mass.: PD 'Dukes of Hazzard' Star Arrested With Drugs in Mass.: PD
- August 04, 2017

TMZ broke the story, Wopat was arraigned Thursday and pled not guilty for felony indecent assault and battery as well as a misdemeanor drug possession charge. As for the drug charge, cops say when they booked Wopat they found a plastic bag containing what they believe was cocaine in his front pocket, along with a blue straw. (more...)
Photographer wins $1 million defamation lawsuit against unhappy couple Photographer wins $1 million defamation lawsuit against unhappy couple
- August 03, 2017

A U.S. couple who waged an online campaign against their wedding photographer have been ordered to pay her more than $1.2m in damages. Polito said in her lawsuit that the couple repeatedly asked that their high-resolution wedding photos be forwarded to them, but the contract stipulated that they first submit an order form for their wedding album. (more...)
Cash Me Outside gets her day in court - and five years probation Cash Me Outside gets her day in court - and five years probation
- August 03, 2017

She also called the cops to falsely report her mother was on heroin. Danielle's legal trouble predates her appearance on "Dr. Phil" last September - which she got famous from after dropping her signature catchphrase. 'She posts 24-7. It's controlled by an alleged management team that promotes absurd behavior for a 14-year-old child'. Peskowitz, who works for the Palm Beach County Sheriffs Office, claims his parental rights are being 'stripped away, ' WPBF reported. (more...)
'Kevin Can Wait': Will killing Erinn Hayes' Donna help season 2 ratings? 'Kevin Can Wait': Will killing Erinn Hayes' Donna help season 2 ratings?
- August 03, 2017

Hayes' departure from the series after Season 1 was announced in June after show runners chose to take the comedy in a different direction. In the season finale, James' retired cop character returned to the force to work an undercover case with his former partner, Vanessa Cellucci, played by Remini. (more...)
Rachel Lindsay's Final 2: The Last Breakup is 'Brutal,' 'He Collapsed & Sobbed' Rachel Lindsay's Final 2: The Last Breakup is 'Brutal,' 'He Collapsed & Sobbed'
- August 02, 2017

Former " The Bachelor " contestants celebrated the recent engagement of "The Bachelorette" star Rachel Lindsay at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Punta Cana, even without the soon-to-be bride. Garrett, the 30-year-old singer-songwriter from Nashville, Tennessee, is still on the dating show, vying for Lindsay's heart. "I'm facetious", he said , attempting to avoid any mention of words like "racist" or "racism". (more...)
First Look at Zazie Beetz as Domino in 'Deadpool 2' First Look at Zazie Beetz as Domino in 'Deadpool 2'
- August 01, 2017

In the comics, Domino has most of her face painted white, and a black patch over one eye. Cable ( Josh Brolin ) who is the biological son of Cyclops and Jean Gray's clone is set to make his debut in Deadpool 2 . It's a lot more complicated than that , but it's easier to just say that things happen to "fall into place" for her. But in addition to raising several questions about his role in the film, this image also allows us to discover the look of Domino . (more...)
Mercedes says Q3 error cost Hamilton pole shot
- July 30, 2017

Mercedes have won three of the four races since, only losing the Azerbaijan Grand Prix after Hamilton was forced to pit because of a loose headrest, and appear to have gained an edge over their rivals. But with the team bringing a raft of upgrades to their vehicle this weekend, the Australian or team mate Max Verstappen, who finally finished the race at Silverstone to end his misfortune-marred run of five retirements from seven races, could well start a fresh streak. (more...)
Love Island's Olivia Attwood finally visits Chris's farm Love Island's Olivia Attwood finally visits Chris's farm
- July 29, 2017

Meanwhile despite having the rockiest relatinship in the house, stars Chris and Olivia proved they're giving things a good go in the outside world, paying a visit to Chris' farm on the outskirts of Cheltenham after just two days back in the UK. (more...)
MTV VMAs Will Celebrate Talent And Not Gender MTV VMAs Will Celebrate Talent And Not Gender
- July 27, 2017

MTV also revealed this year's nominations, and Kendrick Lamar is in full swing and top position. For best collaboration , DJ Khaled , Rihanna and Bryson Tiller got a nod for Wild Thoughts , going up against, among others, Charlie Puth and Selena Gomez' We Don't Talk Anymore and the super collaboration between Calvin Harris , Pharrell Williams, Katy Perry and Big Sean in Feels . (more...)
Olivia Buckland reveals Kem Cetinay and Amber Davies were her winners! Olivia Buckland reveals Kem Cetinay and Amber Davies were her winners!
- July 26, 2017

Love Island has captivated the United Kingdom since the 5th June 2017 when the third series began. Sadly the series of the summer has come to an end, and the winning couple have been revealed. One said: "Haha f***ing love them". "Remember who you are", said Olivia. Georgia Harrison gave the pair another obstacle when she chose to couple up with Kem, despite him being Amber's boyfriend, but they also got through that and remained strong despite not being able to officially share a bed. (more...)
Chrissy Teigen celebrates getting blocked by Donald Trump on Twitter Chrissy Teigen celebrates getting blocked by Donald Trump on Twitter
- July 26, 2017

You might also be interested in. By May, Teigen revealed that Trump was back to putting her in a negative state emotionally. Curiously, Trump has never responded to Teigen's barbs, which is odd for a man who never fails to call out his critics on Twitter (time that could surely be better spent, you know, serving his nation). (more...)
'Stranger Things': Season 2 Trailer Teases Eleven's Return 'Stranger Things': Season 2 Trailer Teases Eleven's Return
- July 24, 2017

It can be recalled that the first season of " Stranger Things " Will ( Noah Schnapp ) was trapped in the Upside Down. Netflix unveiled the trailer for the upcoming season of the breakout hit at Comic-Con, and it's chock-full of 1980s pop cultural references. (more...)
SF/F Saturday: Women Can Be Doctors Too SF/F Saturday: Women Can Be Doctors Too
- July 24, 2017

In a supposed interview with the Daily Star , he said , "I think it might be quite nice to have a woman" but also added, "You just test it". If you'd hoped that Jodie Whittaker would be able to play the first female Time Lord without catching flack from men, well, you were wrong (but I appreciate your optimism!). (more...)
WWE Battleground Results - 23 July 2017
- July 24, 2017

The Punjabi Prison match between Jinder Mahal and Randy Orton will be held on July 23, 2017 , in WWE's pay per view- Battleground . This weekend's pay-per-view will have three of the respective titles from the SmackDown Live brand on the line as the women's championship will not be contested. (more...)