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Arts&Culture Embattled Sean Spicer quits as White House press secretary
Author: 0 Embattled Sean Spicer quits as White House press secretary

He said in a tweet that he will continue his service through August. Trump said in a statement that he wishes Spicer continued success as he moves on to pursue new opportunities. President Donald J. Trump is elevating Sarah Sanders to the role of White House Press Secretary . Speaking about the imitations of him by Melissa McCarthy and others, he said: "there are times when it goes from amusing to mean".

Arts&Culture New Steven Spielberg Trailer for 'READY PLAYER ONE' is Here!
Author: 0 New Steven Spielberg Trailer for 'READY PLAYER ONE' is Here!

And yet - after finishing Ernie Cline's fun Ready Player One , of course, my first thought was - 'Hey, this could make a great film.' Sometimes I hate myself. Per Spielberg - he was drawn to the world of the novel - this dystopian world and how it intersects with virtual reality, to the point where people can't tell the difference.

Author: 0 Sean Spicer resigns as Trump seeks to fix public image

Spicer announced his resignation after Mr. Trump selected Anthony Scaramucci to be his new communications director, a decision that factored into Spicer's decision to leave, CBS News confirmed. "He's been a great supporter and will now help implement key aspects of our agenda while leading the communications team", she said. "The good news is the people get it even if the media doesn't", Trump said.

Arts&Culture Adorable! New photo of Prince George released in honor of 4th birthday
Author: 0 Adorable! New photo of Prince George released in honor of 4th birthday

The Royal Family has released a gorgeous photo of Prince George in honor of his fourth birthday tomorrow. The photo was taken in June at Kensington Palace by Getty Photographer Chris Jackson. Prince George tried on a pilot's helmet while Princess Charlotte played with buttons in the cockpit. George also accompanied his parents on a three-week tour of New Zealand and Australia in 2014, when he was about 8 months old.

Arts&Culture Outlander releases photo of Jamie in print shop
Author: 0 Outlander releases photo of Jamie in print shop

The showrunner additionally revealed that this coming season will find fans exploring exactly what went down between the 20 years Jamie ( Sam Heughan ) and Claire ( Caitriona Balfe ) spent apart. Elsewhere, Claire and Frank have begun a new life together in Boston, but Claire seems torn between her love for the two men, exacerbated by the fact that she is carrying her old flame's child.

Arts&Culture New portrait released to mark Prince George's 4th birthday
Author: 0 New portrait released to mark Prince George's 4th birthday

The palace said William and Kate "are delighted to share a new official portrait of Prince George to mark His Royal Highness's fourth birthday". Kensington Palace has released a portrait to mark Prince George's fourth birthday. The Duchess has said previously, she is not sure George "has any idea what's going to hit him" as he begins full-time education. George is joining private day school Thomas's Battersea where fees cost £17,604 a year.

Arts&Culture Sunanda Pushkar death case: Court orders de-sealing of hotel suite
Author: 0 Sunanda Pushkar death case: Court orders de-sealing of hotel suite

Metropolitan Magistrate Pankaj Sharma allowed the hotel's plea seeking de-sealing of the room within four weeks. The move has come after the hotel had moved in a petition in the trial court speaking that the room was already sealed since three-and- half-years and they were cooperating in the investigation.

Arts&Culture Sophie Turner explains that sibling rivalry
Author: 0 Sophie Turner explains that sibling rivalry

The 21-year-old actress shot to fame when she was cast as " Game of Thrones " Sansa Stark when she was just 12 years old and found it hard to battle with puberty and changes to her hormones while leading her life in public. What made Sophie's look even more adorable was the fact that she was sporting a denim jacket that had "Kissing Strangers" - the name of one of Joe's hit songs - embroidered on the back.

Arts&Culture Pudsey's heartbroken owner has now replaced him with a lookalike pup
Author: 0 Pudsey's heartbroken owner has now replaced him with a lookalike pup

It hurts so much, that my handsome, incredible Pudsey Bear will never be by my side, where he belongs, again. "He was my one in a billion dog that will never be replaced", she said. "Pudsey will always be in everyone's hearts, he was an awesome dog", added another. Ashleigh's mother Penny has also broken the news that Pudsey passed away after a battle against leukaemia.

Author: 0 GOP leader says McCain's never run from a fight

We caught up with Dr. Abhinav Chandra from Yuma Regional Medical Center who says doctors have made progression on treating glioblastoma within the last ten years, however, most of the results are always fatal. The Mayo Clinic said McCain will be reviewing treatment options, which will likely include chemotherapy and radiation. "Clarinda and I are sending our thoughts and prayers to Senator McCain and his family, and I wish him all the best as he begins his treatment ".

Arts&Culture Kensington Palace celebrates Prince George's birthday with new photo
Author: 0 Kensington Palace celebrates Prince George's birthday with new photo

The Tweet is captioned "The Duke and Duchess are delighted to share a new official portrait of Prince George to mark HRH's 4th birthday tomorrow". The young royals have spent most of their young lives away from the public spotlight, but this week joined their parents on a goodwill visit to Germany and Poland, a five-day pre-Brexit charm offensive.

Author: 0 Princess Charlotte steals spotlight on royal tour

She may be a royal but even princesses have their moments. With sheer determination and focus (along with a little encouragement from mummy Kate Middleton ), Char dipped into the royal plié as far as her little legs could bear. He was seen showing his son how to open and close the door and putting a helmet on him. Princess Charlotte wears the same pair of red leather buckled shoes Prince Harry wore in 1986.

Arts&Culture Actor John Heard Dead at 72
Author: 0 Actor John Heard Dead at 72

The coroner is investigating, and cause of death is unclear at this time, TMZ says. He was best known for playing Peter McCallister, the father of Macaulay Culkin's character, in Home Alone (1990) and Home Alone 2: Lost in NY (1992).

Author: 0 Sean Spicer says media is 'biased,' some comedy about him 'mean'

He said he thought it was in the administration's best interest to give Trump a "clean slate " in his communications operation and not have "too many cooks in the kitchen". Spicer had a checkered career and was the Communications Director on the House Government Reform Committee in 2000. Spicer has been a controversial figure in the White House since he started his early press briefings with a confrontational manner toward journalists.

Arts&Culture Deborah Watling, Doctor Who companion, dead at 69
Author: 0 Deborah Watling, Doctor Who companion, dead at 69

Deborah reprised her role as Victoria Waterfield for a Children In Need short, Doctor Who: Dimensions In Time on 1993 and again in the video Downtime , which also featured her father. Later on in her career, she appeared in The Newcomers and various theatre roles. As a fourth wrote: "Giving The Tomb of the Cybermen accompanied by the velvety tones of the gorgeous Deborah Watling a play following her very sad passing".

Author: 0 Canadian Natural Resources Limited (CNQ)

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) has declined 8.48% since July 21, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 8.24% the S&P500. Among 31 analysts covering Pioneer Natural Resources (NYSE: PXD ), 28 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 2 Hold.

Author: 0 New photo of Prince George released for his 4th birthday

George attended preschool at a Montessori school near the family's country home, Anmer Hall, in Norfolk. Julia Sielicka-Jastrzebska, who founded the company responsible for the reception, said that Kate made the joke after learning the cuddly bears were designed for children younger than her own.

Arts&Culture Despacito is now the most streamed song of all time
Author: 0 Despacito is now the most streamed song of all time

In case you haven't heard, Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee's " Despacito " is the hit song of the summer - perhaps the rest of the year too. " Despacito " was previously denounced by another Islamic party Amanah , the party called out Malaysian Airwaves to stop playing the song on the plane as younger children are being affected by the track without understanding the lyrics.

Arts&Culture Italian sausages mysteriously fall from sky, slam into family's roof
Author: 0 Italian sausages mysteriously fall from sky, slam into family's roof

Upon hearing the noise, a few members of the Adair family went outside to investigate, soon finding a few packages of sausages in their yard. A South Florida man says he was awakened when 15 pounds of frozen Italian pork sausages fell on his roof! According to WKMG-TV, Travis Adair of Deerfield Beach and his family woke Saturday to a thud that sounded "like thunder", but there were no storms in the area at the time of the loud sound.

Arts&Culture Norwegian announces nonstop flights from Denver to Paris
Author: 0 Norwegian announces nonstop flights from Denver to Paris

Previously, Southwest Airlines offered the only nonstop Tampa flight from Indianapolis . Norwegian Air flights to Paris will begin in the spring of next year, operating twice weekly. Frontier Airlines said recently that it will add 21 new destinations in the us and Canada from DIA over the next year. Frontier, which bills itself as an ultra-low-price carrier, will offer nonstop roundtrip service between Boise and Denver, where the airline is based.

Arts&Culture Injustice 2 Prepares for Starfire's Arrival
Author: 0 Injustice 2 Prepares for Starfire's Arrival

The Xbox store has presented an Injustice 2 promotion where the character does not appear, but its name is directly mentioned in the image presented above in which the following is stated: "Fight as Black Manta in Injustice 2 ". "Of all the characters we're going to reveal, we'll have the biggest "wow" for the last one we're going to show". That leaves six remaining confirmed DLC characters in Injustice 2's life-span, though NetherRealm could always release more depending on ...

Arts&Culture OJ Simpson Could Walk Out of Prison in October
Author: 0 OJ Simpson Could Walk Out of Prison in October

My feelings about Simpson's parole were simpler: Now, I thought, the media firestorm is really going to begin . And while Zlomsowitch, who dated Simpson's ex-wife Nicole off and on a few years before her 1994 murder and testified before the grand jury when the former Hall of Fame football player was accused of the crime, was "hopefully optimistic" that Simpson would not be granted parole ; he was not surprised that he was.

Arts&Culture MacLachlan is watching 'Twin Peaks' as it unfolds on air
Author: 0 MacLachlan is watching 'Twin Peaks' as it unfolds on air

I mean, that's kinda the case with The Walking Dead panels as well, but those can get by on gag reels and Robert Kirkman's insult banter with Chris Hardwick. Some of his castmates, like Naomi Watts , even said that they have yet to watch a single one yet. He did indulge fans with a "Zoinks!" and "Scoob!" in his Hastings cry-voice.

Arts&Culture SDCC: 'The Gifted' Trailer From FOX - Thunderbird and Blink Lead The Way
Author: 0 SDCC: 'The Gifted' Trailer From FOX - Thunderbird and Blink Lead The Way

Additionally, The Gifted will steer clear of overlapping with Fox's X-Men-related television series like Legion . " The Gifted ", he added, does "not share a universe with" the films or other "X-Men" series. Despite earlier reports, it seems The Gifted is yet another fragmented timeline in the X-Men universe. So don't expect to see any cameos from Storm, Wolverine or Magneto.

Arts&Culture 'Game of Thrones' Teaser Promises Daenerys, Jon Snow Meeting
Author: 0 'Game of Thrones' Teaser Promises Daenerys, Jon Snow Meeting

Elsewhere in the trailer , Littlefinger and Sansa appear to be having a pretty intense conversation which could tease a potential sinister plan ahead. "We must stand together if we hope to stop her". It's often speculated either Daenerys or Jon Snow could be the Prince That Was Promised, which makes Melisandre's revelation even more intriguing.

Arts&Culture Outrage over GoT creators' new show on 'legal slavery'
Author: 0 Outrage over GoT creators' new show on 'legal slavery'

They have previously received harsh criticism for the way they depicted slavery and even race in Game of Thrones . Color of Change - the influential and self-described "online racial justice organization" which lead a campaign to pull Bill O'Reilly off of Fox - has also sought a meeting with HBO over the series.

Arts&Culture Toy firms ready San Diego Comic Con
Author: 0 Toy firms ready San Diego Comic Con

The " Kingsman " crew, including stars like Halle Berry , Channing Tatum and Jeff Bridges , take over Hall H on Thursday morning to showcase the sequel to the 2015 surprise hit. "He is THE guy in terms of retail comics, and he can not afford to do the setup that he would usually do because he just doesn't get the sales that he used to get at Comic-Con", said Harry Knowles, founder of the fan site Ain't It Cool News and a Comic-Con regular since 1971.

Arts&Culture Did Kit Harington and Rose Leslie just get engaged?!
Author: 0 Did Kit Harington and Rose Leslie just get engaged?!

Harington and Leslie, who also had recurring roles in "Downton Abbey" and " The Good Fight ", recently moved in together after purchasing a 15th-century home in East Anglia in the English countryside for $2.27 million. For more on Kit and Rose , pick up the latest issue of Life & Style magazine, on newsstands now! The actor will be hoping there aren't any of the dreaded White Walkers strolling around in the abode's nearby wooded grounds.

Arts&Culture Robert Kirkman to kill off The Walking Dead comic
Author: 0 Robert Kirkman to kill off The Walking Dead comic

We also get a quick scene between Negan and Father Gabriel, in which Negan asks Gabriel if he is wearing his "s-ting trousers." Why? And " The Walking Dead " goes boom! (In fact, in the comics there is a memorable "it was all a dream" sequence featuring an epic alien invasion; sadly, it's not canon.) Instead, what's being teased here is some version of the biggest twist of the post-Glenn Walking Dead era: the story skipping forward in time.

Arts&Culture Disturbed Frontman David Draiman Pays Ultimate Tribute To Chester Bennington
Author: 0 Disturbed Frontman David Draiman Pays Ultimate Tribute To Chester Bennington

Famous for his raspy voice and angry tones, the news of Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington "committing suicide' in California sent shockwaves across the world early on Friday". He wrote: "I didn't mean to sound insensitive about Chester". Finally, the account allegedly posted a tweet denying hacking, saying "I never really loved him and i'm not hacked i just was in love with the money hurts to say".

Arts&Culture Son of Cecil the Lion, Xanda, killed in trophy hunt
Author: 0 Son of Cecil the Lion, Xanda, killed in trophy hunt

A Kalahari lion is a subspecies native to the savanna region in southern Africa. "Although the hunt was reportedly legal (all the proper papers were in order, Xanda was over the age of 5, and he was outside the boundaries of the park), Cooke has refused to divulge the identity of his client".

Arts&Culture Former Doctor Who stars row over Jodie Whittaker casting
Author: 0 Former Doctor Who stars row over Jodie Whittaker casting

Baker also pointed out, "You don't have to be of a gender of someone to be a role model". Jodie Whittaker was revealed on Sunday as the 13th Doctor , in a move largely praised but which left some infuriated. A former Doctor Who has been admonished by one of his successors for expressing disappointment at the casting of a woman to play the Time Lord in the popular BBC series.

Arts&Culture Derrick Rose meeting with Lakers
Author: 0 Derrick Rose meeting with Lakers

Perhaps the biggest issue for this hypothetical pairing, if it comes to fruition, is the fact that Rose is a awful three-point shooter historically. Rose has remained off team's shortlists after a disappointing season with the Knicks . The 25-year-old Irving has notably spent his entire six-year NBA career as a member of the Cavaliers after Cleveland originally selected him with the No.

Arts&Culture Neymar reportedly tells Barça team-mates he wants to join PSG
Author: 0 Neymar reportedly tells Barça team-mates he wants to join PSG

But he didn't give anything away over a potential deal to link up with worldwide compatriots Dani Alves and Thiago Silva as PSG . Le Parisien claims that several Barcelona players have been made aware of the Brazil international's decision, while some of Barca's hierarchy are also resigned to the fact that the forward will be leaving Camp Nou.

Arts&Culture Prince William and Prince Harry recreate Diana's desk for new exhibit
Author: 0 Prince William and Prince Harry recreate Diana's desk for new exhibit

After 20 years without the Princess of Whales, fans from all over the world will get the chance to feel a bit closer to Princess Diana thanks to a new Buckingham Palace display. "These include her ballet shoes, she was well-known as a lover of dance, and then also her set of cassette tapes, popular music such as Elton John and George Michael , but also pieces from classical repertoire, including Pavarotti".