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Arts&Culture Why the Millennium Falcon Looks Different in Solo
Author: 0 Why the Millennium Falcon Looks Different in Solo

And at one point, the " Iron Man " filmmaker was one of many names in the frame to direct " Star Wars: The Force Awakens " and admitted at the time he felt "giddy" just to be considered for the project. It's entirely possible that the legendary Kessel run, which we'll see in full-effect in the movie, may have something to do with the Falcon's rough appearance - which seems to have many obstacles and dangers through its path.

Arts&Culture Carson City Dog Named Best in Her Breed at Westminster Dog Show
Author: 0 Carson City Dog Named Best in Her Breed at Westminster Dog Show

Flynn the Bichon Frise beat out thousands of other adorable pooches to be crowned "Best In Show" at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show . The giant schnauzer had only won the group two previous times despite entering the competition in 1930, never winning Best in Show, but this dog was enough to break with recent history.

Arts&Culture South Korean makes history with skeleton gold
Author: 0 South Korean makes history with skeleton gold

He is looking to become the first Asian to win a medal in an Olympic skeleton competition. "It has been my dream to win the gold medal since I started off in skeleton", the South Korean told reporters after triumphing by a record margin of 1.63 seconds.

Arts&Culture Here's why Omarosa was sacked from the White House
Author: 0 Here's why Omarosa was sacked from the White House

In a clip from " Big Brother ", Omarosa said, "As bad as you think Trump is, you would be anxious about Pence". What's the matter with you? Still, McCain - a vocal Republican - admitted that she'd rather have Pence as president than Donald Trump .

Arts&Culture Adam Levine and Behati Prinsloo welcome baby number two
Author: 0 Adam Levine and Behati Prinsloo welcome baby number two

Sources are reporting the tykes name is Joy Geo Grace . The pair announced they were expecting their second child in September when the brunette beauty uploaded a photograph of her swollen belly and wrote: " ROUND 2 ...." Levine posted a shot of Prinsloo on Valentine's Day still pregnant, but it's not clear if the photo was taken that Wednesday or shortly before.

Arts&Culture Behind
Author: 0 Behind "Black Panther": Director & Screenwriter Ryan Coogler, 31 Rises to Major Success

If " Wonder Woman " proved filmgoers of all ages and genders would go see a female superhero flick, Marvel's " Black Panther " is poised to do the same with an African-American protagonist in a supersuit. While it is hard to draw a direct, causal line from watching a movie to an improved sense of self-worth or well-being, it is undeniable that Black Panther -with its almost all-Black cast , stylish use of hip-hop, lush costuming, and setting in the proudly uncolonized, technologically ...

Arts&Culture Kanye West and insurers settle lawsuits over Saint Pablo tour cancellation
Author: 0 Kanye West and insurers settle lawsuits over Saint Pablo tour cancellation

Insurance companies were provided with sworn testimony from his primary physician that West suffered a debilitating medical condition that required he not tour. Following the filing of the original lawsuit, Lloyd's bosses responded by filing a countersuit against Kanye stating the reasons for the cancellation were "not beyond (his) control" - thereby invalidating his insurance claim.

Arts&Culture Is Cardi B Making Mommy Moves? The Rapper's Team Claims She's Pregnant
Author: 0 Is Cardi B Making Mommy Moves? The Rapper's Team Claims She's Pregnant

One of Cardi's reps reportedly turned down the offer because she didn't want to be in a " party atmosphere " and preferred to stay in the area by the stage and drink Fiji water. Earlier this month, a fan asked if Cardi was secretly pregnant and the " Bodak Yellow " MC denied the suggestion like only she could. Since the engagement, neither of the two has stopped gushing about the ring, which Cardi confirmed is worth half a million dollars.

Arts&Culture Cobra Kai Teaser: Daniel and Johnny Return in YouTube's Karate Kid Revival
Author: 0 Cobra Kai Teaser: Daniel and Johnny Return in YouTube's Karate Kid Revival

The series follows the insane story these two, as " Karate Kid's Johnny Lawrence and Daniel LaRusso aren't the same people they were in high school- but their rivalry hasn't changed one bit". Press PLAY above for a sneak peek at Cobra Kai, then hit the comments with your first impressions . The film inspired three sequels and a remake. EW also revealed the cast of the series.

Arts&Culture 'Black Panther' Is Set To Make Some February Box Office History
Author: 0 'Black Panther' Is Set To Make Some February Box Office History

He said the event is meant to be a male-targeted counterpart to a screening he helped organize past year of " Hidden Figures ", a biographical film about a team of female African-American mathematicians who worked at NASA, which he said was meant to encourage women to pursue careers in the sciences.

Arts&Culture Sonakshi Sinha: Was exciting to reunite with Salman Khan
Author: 0 Sonakshi Sinha: Was exciting to reunite with Salman Khan

According to a report in Mumbai Mirror, they will be seen together in a song titled Nain Phisal Gaye . " Nain Phisal Gaye " has been composed by Sajid-Wajid with lyrics by Kausar Munir. " Welcome To New York " boasts an impressive ensemble which includes names like Riteish Deshmukh, Lara Dutta, Karan Johar, Boman Irani, Rana Daggubati and Sushant Singh Rajput along many others.

Arts&Culture Bristol Palin Secretly Filed Divorce Documents Two Weeks Ago
Author: 0 Bristol Palin Secretly Filed Divorce Documents Two Weeks Ago

Bristol Palin's husband Dakota Meyer has filed for divorce after just under two years of marriage. The publication reported that the U.S. Marine vet filed paperwork two weeks ago. According to PEOPLE , Meyer filed court documents on February 14 after less than two years of marriage. "We are so happy to share with loved ones the wonderful news that we got married!" Dakota and Bristol are also no longer following each other on Instagram , with Dakota blocking Bristol on the photo-sharing ...

Arts&Culture Kildee: Trump's call to gut Great Lakes funding
Author: 0 Kildee: Trump's call to gut Great Lakes funding "reckless"

Well, it's time to stand up again. As with last year's proposal, Trump seeks to essentially eliminate funding that would help clean up the Great Lakes , cutting funding from $300 million to just $30 million. The money is used for projects like cleaning up pollution, protecting wildlife and rebuilding wetlands. Ambs says, " The Trump Administration missed a major opportunity to help communities restore their water infrastructure ".

Arts&Culture IndiGo Grounds Three A320 Neo Planes Over Engine Alert, Operations Hit
Author: 0 IndiGo Grounds Three A320 Neo Planes Over Engine Alert, Operations Hit

Of the 113 Pratt-powered aircraft in operation worldwide, about 30 per cent are equipped with either one or two faulty engines, the planemaker said in an emailed response to questions from Bloomberg News today. If the latest problem leads to penalty payments to IndiGo and other customers, it wouldn't be the first time Pratt was on the hook financially. A total of 113 planes in the A320neo family, used by 18 airlines, are now in service that are equipped with the engines.

Arts&Culture Mardi Gras in SWLA keeps family first
Author: 0 Mardi Gras in SWLA keeps family first

Although 1872 was when the Mardi Gras Rex chose the colors, by 1892's celebration the Rex of that year came up with and declared there was a meaning behind the hues. Some believe that Mardi Gras is connected to ancient Roman and pre-Roman pagan celebrations that mark the arrival of spring. "I'd be willing to celebrate it if I knew of any events happening here in the city", Oscodar said.

Arts&Culture Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Wedding Updates: Procession Route, Time Revealed
Author: 0 Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Wedding Updates: Procession Route, Time Revealed

Meanwhile, Samantha Neely praised Markle's navy tartan Burberry coat and purse. From what type of dress Meghan will wear, to who will be present and also who won't be. On Tuesday, the " Suits " actress and the Duke stepped out together and visited Edinburgh Castle. Carolyn Chisholm, 43, from Airdrie, presented Meghan with some heart-shaped potato scones from the bakery she runs with her husband.

Arts&Culture Will Ash Wednesday spoil Valentine's Day 2018? When fasting and feasting clash
Author: 0 Will Ash Wednesday spoil Valentine's Day 2018? When fasting and feasting clash

It is also Ash Wednesday, the beginning of Lent - the period of forty weekdays leading to Easter which many Christians observe with fasting, enitence and charity. The LCMS, for example, lets individual congregations decide whether they will offer imposition of ashes on Ash Wednesday, said the Rev. Daniel May, president of the denomination's Indiana District, which has its office in Fort Wayne.

Arts&Culture Joaquin Phoenix to play Joker in Todd Phillips' standalone movie
Author: 0 Joaquin Phoenix to play Joker in Todd Phillips' standalone movie

Leto most recently played the role in " Suicide Squad " and is likely to reprise that role in " Suicide Squad 2", but will not be featured in this film. And one that looks poised to star Joaquin Phoenix, one of the most enigmatic but fascinating character actors working today. If and when produced, this movie will mark a new kind of acting era for Phoenix, who has previously been considered for crime roles such as Lex Luthor in " Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice " and Disney-Marvel's " ...

Arts&Culture NY Attorney General sues Harvey Weinstein, his company
Author: 0 NY Attorney General sues Harvey Weinstein, his company

Any sale of the Weinstein Company must ensure that victims will be compensated and that employees are protected going forward, the attorney general said. The Met Police are now investigating nine different accusations from women against Weinstein. One employee told the company HR department that "only female executives are put in these positions with actresses with whom Weinstein has a 'personal friendship, ' which to my understanding means he has either had or wants to have sexual relations ...

Arts&Culture 'You're not my friend': Kim Cattrall bashes 'cruel' Sarah Jessica Parker
Author: 0 'You're not my friend': Kim Cattrall bashes 'cruel' Sarah Jessica Parker

Cattrall's Instagram post continued: "You are not my friend . So I am writing to tell you one last time to stop exploiting our tragedy in order to restore your 'nice girl" persona'. Despite these alleged tensions, the four women filmed two Sex and the City movies, and there were even rumors of a third film, which had a script and everything, Parker told Extra .

Arts&Culture Super Bowl reaction, future of the Pats
Author: 0 Super Bowl reaction, future of the Pats

It seemed like the entire city turned out to celebrate the Eagles' first Super Bowl win and first League Championship since 1960. "So now that this team has rose to the occasion , not only made the playoffs but won a Super Bowl, this is why you have a turnout like this".

Arts&Culture Idris Elba proposes to girlfriend
Author: 0 Idris Elba proposes to girlfriend

In a major declaration of love, Elba proposed to Dhowre onstage at a London screening of his forthcoming movie , Yardie . The romantic moment had Elba getting down on one knee to pop the question. Elba and Dhowre have been dating for less than a year. The highly photogenic couple look very much in love, and have picked the flawless moment to get engaged with Valentine's mere days away.

Arts&Culture Bella Hadid's Alleged Stalker Arrested
Author: 0 Bella Hadid's Alleged Stalker Arrested

Then, on Thursday, Hadid caught the man lurking around her apartment and was again forced to call the authorities. He was arrested after her security spotted him in the vicinity of her building around 9:30 p.m. "My sister [Gigi Hadid] is very bubbly and very out there, and I was always very reserved", she explained to People magazine. 'I would literally start crying and shaking if I had to do interviews at red carpet events.

Arts&Culture Winter weather advisory issued for Saturday, Sunday
Author: 0 Winter weather advisory issued for Saturday, Sunday

Light freezing drizzle will begin to develop by midnight tonight and spread southward as temperatures fall. Conditions will go downhill overnight Saturday and into Sunday as moisture spreads across the region. Cloudy, with a high near 32. Saturday's low is expected to be 24 degrees. Chicago, meanwhile, is expected to see snow Saturday and Sunday as the National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning for the area.

Arts&Culture Justin Timberlake surprises Super Bowl selfie kid with tour tickets
Author: 0 Justin Timberlake surprises Super Bowl selfie kid with tour tickets

Ryan McKenna went viral last week when he took a photograph with the "Can't Stop the Feeling" hitmaker during his half-time set at the sporting extravaganza, held in Minneapolis, and now he has the chance to meet the singer for a second time as he's been given tickets to the MA date of his " Man Of The Woods " tour.

Arts&Culture Omarosa says on 'Big Brother' country is not going to be OK
Author: 0 Omarosa says on 'Big Brother' country is not going to be OK

Do you think she will be returning to Celebrity Big Brother? "She's gonna be OK". " Omarosa was sacked three times on " The Apprentice " and this is the fourth time we let her go", White House Deputy Press Secretary Raj Shah said. She also expressed concern for the future of the country, telling another contestant, "No, it's not going to be OK". The news follows Omarosa's tearful breakdown recounting her time working for President Trump on Thursday's episode.

Arts&Culture Analysts Showing Optimistic Trends For Time Warner Inc. (TWX)
Author: 0 Analysts Showing Optimistic Trends For Time Warner Inc. (TWX)

Time Warner Inc . (NYSE: TWX ) has risen 36.37% since February 1, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 2.41% the S&P500. In the year-ago quarter, the company earned US$293 million, or 37 cents per share. First Manhattan holds 0.24% or 401,190 shares in its portfolio. Palo Cap Inc stated it has 10,779 shares or 0.58% of all its holdings. Telsey Advisory Group initiated Time Warner Inc .

Arts&Culture Kristina Shannon accuses Paul Marciano of sexual assault
Author: 0 Kristina Shannon accuses Paul Marciano of sexual assault

Supermodel Kate Upton chose to take part in the #MeToo movement when she wrecked Paul Marciano's image in a social media post. "But actually what gave me the push to do it is I did a workout with a lot of new models for Fashion Week since it was their first Fashion Week, and a lot of girls were sharing how".

Arts&Culture Turkey condemns bombing in northeast Libya
Author: 0 Turkey condemns bombing in northeast Libya

NAN reports that on January 23, a twin vehicle bombing in Libya's eastern city of Benghazi killed 35, with about 60 people wounded. "An explosion hit inside the Sa'ad Bin-Abada mosque in Majuri district of Benghazi during Friday prayers", said Col.

Arts&Culture 'Black Panther' Scored A 100% Rating On Rotten Tomatoes Following Rave Reviews
Author: 0 'Black Panther' Scored A 100% Rating On Rotten Tomatoes Following Rave Reviews

Faced with treachery and danger, the young king must rally his allies and release the full power of Black Panther to defeat his foes and secure the safety of his people and their way of life. It got a rare 100 percent rating from review aggregator RottenTomatoes.com and analysts expect it to bring in some US$150 million at the North American box office on its opening weekend.

Arts&Culture Man, 30, And Officer Killed In Shooting
Author: 0 Man, 30, And Officer Killed In Shooting

But, shortly after midnight, police said that person had died, The Dallas Morning News reports . Last year, a barricaded gunman in Little Elm unleashed a "hail of gunfire" on police Detective Jerry Walker and his fellow SWAT officers. He has a history of drug possession charges. "It's a sad day for the Richardson Police Department". Plano officers were out Thursday morning mapping the scene, and crime scene investigators were collecting evidence.

Arts&Culture Stormy Daniels' advice to Kylie Jenner's Stormi: 'I hope you're fierce.'
Author: 0 Stormy Daniels' advice to Kylie Jenner's Stormi: 'I hope you're fierce.'

Speaking to Entertainment Tonight as she attended the amfAR Gala in NY on Wednesday night (07Feb18), La La said of the picture that Kylie shared of her newborn daughter: "The picture was absolutely gorgeous!" "She is so thrilled and didn't ever think something like this could bring her this much joy", an insider told Us Weekly magazine.