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Arts&Culture Tiffany Haddish and Maya Rudolph, please co-host something
Author: 0 Tiffany Haddish and Maya Rudolph, please co-host something

She wore the gown again to host " Saturday Night Live " in November, and she vowed to audiences then that she would be wearing that same dress again and again and again. After days of telling press leading up to the Oscars that she hoped to meet Meryl Streep at the awards show, Haddish made it happen during the show's red carpet.

Arts&Culture 'Get Out' tops Spirit Awards ahead of Oscars
Author: 0 'Get Out' tops Spirit Awards ahead of Oscars

He also thanked all the fans who came to see the movie, and kept it in the public eye. He thanked the people who pushed him to raise his voice and keep making it. Gary Oldman's wonderful transformation to play Winston Churchill in Darkest Hour and Allison Janney's portrayal of Tonya Harding's mother La-Vona Golden in I, Tonya have been getting the recognition they deserve and should also pick up Academy Awards .

Author: 0 Pregnant Khloe Kardashian Reveals the Sex of Her Baby

The reality star previously requested that her doctor tell Kylie her baby's gender first, so while she was on a trip to San Francisco with Kim and Kourtney , the youngest Kar-Jenner called to make the announcement. If Khloé was really trying to create a media stir, she definitely just did it. His timing is never wrong! God is great! Thank you Lord for our princess, ' she wrote.

Arts&Culture How Hollywood treated Ryan Seacrest at the Oscars red carpet
Author: 0 How Hollywood treated Ryan Seacrest at the Oscars red carpet

On Sunday, Seacrest landed his first interview for E!'s red carpet show with Disney star Sofia Carson, who discussed her Oscar predictions. People magazine assembled a list of about 20 stars who did stop to speak with Seacrest Sunday evening, which included Diane Warren, Miguel , Mary J.

Arts&Culture Farm Groups Concerned About China Trade War
Author: 0 Farm Groups Concerned About China Trade War

President Xi Jinping's top economic adviser told US business leaders in Washington that China hopes the White House will revive high-level dialogue on economic disputes and name a new chief liaison to defuse mounting trade tensions, a person briefed on the matter said.

Arts&Culture Oscars 2018: 7 best jokes from Jimmy Kimmel's opening monologue
Author: 0 Oscars 2018: 7 best jokes from Jimmy Kimmel's opening monologue

Jimmy Kimmel had a clever trick up his sleeve this year to keep the show moving. Gender equality is a hot topic at the event. Host Jimmy Kimmel is expected to turn into a running joke last year's embarrassing best picture envelope mix-up that saw musical " La La Land " being declared victor instead of " Moonlight ".

Arts&Culture 'The Shape of Water' wins Oscar for best picture
Author: 0 'The Shape of Water' wins Oscar for best picture

In a year lacking a clear front-runner the awards were spread around. The Shape of Water is this year's Best Picture . The win surprised prognosticators who expected the Oscar to go to " Three Billboards " and McDonagh; a gratefully overwhelmed Peele - the first African-American to win in this category - thanked his fellow filmmakers and the audiences who turned his first film into an huge hit and cultural talking point.

Arts&Culture Black Panther Dominates with Another $121.9 Million Globally
Author: 0 Black Panther Dominates with Another $121.9 Million Globally

Oh, and worldwide grosses are lagging presently, as the worldwide total is a touch under $900 million. Also it's been significantly underestimated the last two weekends, so the actual figure will likely be a couple million higher. Wakanda's king may finally be knocked from his box-office throne next weekend with the release of director Ava DuVernay's " A Wrinkle in Time ", another Disney film that gives groundbreaking representation to African-Americans on both sides of the camera.

Arts&Culture Oscar fashion hits: Rita Moreno rocks gown she wore in 1962
Author: 0 Oscar fashion hits: Rita Moreno rocks gown she wore in 1962

On Sunday night, nearly six decades later, the Hollywood icon attended the 2018 Oscars wearing the same exact gown. "I had no idea I was going to win", she said. "I thought Judy Garland would". And if Rita could go back in time, she shares she would have made her acceptance speech way longer that night. Moreno switched things up a bit with the gown by changed the neckline and added a bold necklace, but still kept the statement gloves.

Arts&Culture Yup, Kobe Bryant Is Now an Oscar Winner
Author: 0 Yup, Kobe Bryant Is Now an Oscar Winner

The six-minute film is based off the letter Bryant wrote in 2015 when he announced his retirement from the National Basketball Association. In his short acceptance speech , Bryant took a shot at Fox News pundit Laura Ingraham , mentioning her "shut up and dribble" remarks about Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James .

Arts&Culture Kelly and Ryan's relationship may not be as sunny as it seems
Author: 0 Kelly and Ryan's relationship may not be as sunny as it seems

She continued, "I am very excited". Is this just a way to still maintaining that you're not paying women equally?' she said before finally returning to the topic at hand and answering the question about Ryan Seacrest . "I am not a jury ... that is where this stuff gets tricky". Seacrest also claimed Hardy had demanded $15 million in an attempt to blackmail him. Seacrest stated earlier this week, "This person who has accused me of frightful things tried to buy her silence by asking ...

Arts&Culture Greta Gerwig wants to make three more Lady Bird films
Author: 0 Greta Gerwig wants to make three more Lady Bird films

Metcalf, 62, delivers a similarly nuanced performance as Marion, whose well-meaning conversations with her daughter can turn on a dime into verbal sparring matches. This writer doesn't recognise Sacramento's environs, but Lady Bird uses the American town as a metaphor for any young adult's growing pains. Greta Gerwig's script and direction are pitch flawless.

Arts&Culture Uber Health launches with tools to help patients get to medical appointments
Author: 0 Uber Health launches with tools to help patients get to medical appointments

The passenger is alerted by text or phone call with trip details. Uber says the billing is simple and easy to manage. The cost of the rides will be covered by healthcare providers. The study estimates that these missed appointments, in turn, cost the U.S. healthcare industry about $150 billion, annually. It is tough to imagine organizations like the NHS, which is already pretty cash-strapped, forking out for Uber rides for its patients, unless there were exceptional circumstances.

Arts&Culture Extremists Among at Least 16 Killed in Attacks in Burkina Faso
Author: 0 Extremists Among at Least 16 Killed in Attacks in Burkina Faso

Witnesses said five armed men got out of a vehicle and opened fire on passersby before heading towards the French embassy. He urged people to avoid the city centre. But there are numerous other Islamist groups based in the region and militants have carried out attacks in several major West African cities in the past few years.

Arts&Culture Virginia slips past Louisville on buzzer-beater
Author: 0 Virginia slips past Louisville on buzzer-beater

The victor of Thursday's game will advance to play second-seeded Notre Dame (27-2, 15-1 ACC ) on Friday, March 2 at 6 p.m. "If you're doing that well, it gives you the best chance to be successful when you venture out of your home and go into a more hostile or the opposing team's environment".

Arts&Culture Avengers: Infinity War Receives New Release Date
Author: 0 Avengers: Infinity War Receives New Release Date

There was a bit of cheeky back and forth between Downey Jr.'s Twitter account and the Marvel Studios account, which made for a fun way to announce the movie's new date. It all led to Marvel announcing a "FANTASTIC" idea. For a while fans have hypothesised that the final Infinity stone will turn up in Wakanda, the fictional African nation introduced in Black Panther and which features quite heavily as a major battle location in the first Avengers: Infinity War trailer.

Arts&Culture White House to highlight administration anti-opioid efforts
Author: 0 White House to highlight administration anti-opioid efforts

President Donald Trump talks to adviser Kellyanne Conway during an opioid summit being held at the White House in Washington on Thursday. And majority don't even go to jail. Trump's emphasis on criminal penalties stands in contrast to the focus on treatment by some of his Cabinet secretaries and many fighting the epidemic nationwide.

Arts&Culture Rick Ross found unresponsive, rushed to hospital
Author: 0 Rick Ross found unresponsive, rushed to hospital

Law enforcement said that he eventually came to and became "combative". TMZ reports that a person close to the star claims the issue is heart-related. The Aston Martin Music hitmaker went to hospital by ambulance and is receiving respiratory treatment, possibly for pneumonia. According to the report, Ross also "Boo-Bood on himself".

Arts&Culture Lewis Gilbert, Bond director, dies aged 97
Author: 0 Lewis Gilbert, Bond director, dies aged 97

It is the nature of the human condition that you only live once but in the case of British film director, Lewis Gilbert , who passed away on Friday last week in Monaco at the ripe old age of 97, his was a life packed with cinematic landmarks.

Author: 0 Hope Hicks Acknowledges She Sometimes Tells White Lies for Trump

According to administration officials, the move could happen by next month and it was coordinated by Chief of Staff John Kelly and Defence Secretary James Mattis , NBC News reported . "When she tells you something, you know she is speaking to the president, because she is with him all the time", said Steve Scully, senior executive producer at C-SPAN and coordinator of the network's White House coverage.

Arts&Culture Dana White Has Positive Update On Brock Lesnar's UFC Return
Author: 0 Dana White Has Positive Update On Brock Lesnar's UFC Return

One man who doesn't think Lesnar should be allowed to return to the UFC is Hunt, who recently told Submission Radio: "He shouldn't be fighting, he's just a cheater". WWE has erased any doubt about whether Brock Lesnar will appear at Saturday's live event in Chicago, Illinois. He stuck around in the WWE , which had given him permission to fight for the UFC once more at UFC 200.

Arts&Culture Oscars: Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway Reportedly Presenting Best Picture Again
Author: 0 Oscars: Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway Reportedly Presenting Best Picture Again

According to TMZ , Beatty , 80, and Dunaway , 77, "were shuffled onstage together", with Dunaway reportedly quipping, " Presenting is better the second time around ". "I basically thought, something really bad just happened - I don't want the headline tomorrow to be we tried to cover it up". It said Emma Stone , 'La La Land .' That's why I took such a long look at Faye and at you.

Arts&Culture WWE Hall of Famer arrested again
Author: 0 WWE Hall of Famer arrested again

She was fined $1,496.45 for the remaining charges and released on February 3, 2017. Both these DUI charges were in in New Jersey. The conditions of release also ordered Sytch to perform 75 hours of community service and outlined that she would have a "zero-tolerance" threshold for possession or consumption of alcohol and non-prescribed medication.

Arts&Culture Harvey Weinstein Casting Couch Statue Surfaces By Oscars Venue
Author: 0 Harvey Weinstein Casting Couch Statue Surfaces By Oscars Venue

The Harvey Weinstein statue arrives with with news that The Weinstein Company, which earlier in the week faced bankruptcy , has been bought by a majority-female investment group that also includes the billionaire Ron Burkle. A street artist known as Plastic Jesus has added to the troll-fest of Hollywood prior to its biggest night of the year. The project, made of fiberglass and acrylic resin, was in the works for two months.

Arts&Culture 'Fuller House' showrunner Jeff Franklin out amid claims of inappropriate behavior
Author: 0 'Fuller House' showrunner Jeff Franklin out amid claims of inappropriate behavior

As Variety reports , multiple sources have alleged inappropriate behaviour from Franklin. Despite losing its creator and showrunner, Netflix assures fans that the fourth season of " Fuller House " won't be affected. TV executives received an anonymous letter two years ago with allegations of abuse by Franklin, and that the complaints kept coming. Netflix said it will continue as planned, with production beginning in a few weeks.

Arts&Culture Dolly Parton Visits Library of Congress to Donate Her 100 Millionth Book
Author: 0 Dolly Parton Visits Library of Congress to Donate Her 100 Millionth Book

The Library of Congress stood still and Dolly Parton's voice filled the room. Parton's father was what inspired her to start the Imagination Library . Dolly established the program in 1996 as a tribute to her dad whom she described as a hardworking man but who could not read or write . Asked if her drug use was heavy, she said, "It was bad, yeah".

Arts&Culture Kanye West, Kim Kardashian Film 'Family Feud' Episode
Author: 0 Kanye West, Kim Kardashian Film 'Family Feud' Episode

In true Kim-form, the photo - a selfie - was layered with a filter that gave the mother-daughter duo identical pink teddy bear ears, embellished eyelashes and pink button noses. The 37-year-old star took to her Instagram account to show off a bold new look to her 108 million followers, as she ditched her platinum blonde locks for a new fuchsia hue.

Arts&Culture China Communist Party proposes constitutional amendment to extend presidential term
Author: 0 China Communist Party proposes constitutional amendment to extend presidential term

There are political leaders such as Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who have stayed in power over long periods in a bid to overcome hard situations their countries face. The Global Times , a newspaper published by the Communist Party, said "outside forces" were trying to challenge the party's leadership. Xi - now commanding the world's second-largest economy and one of its most powerful militaries - has extended that assertive approach into ...

Arts&Culture 'Black Panther' is top grossing Feb movie ever released
Author: 0 'Black Panther' is top grossing Feb movie ever released

Most distributors are thrilled if a movie earns $20 million or more during its first three-day weekend; " Black Panther " earned that much on a Tuesday. The comedy earned $16.6 million. " Black Panther " has proven its staying power after breaking records during its North American debut last weekend.

Arts&Culture Arie told two women he loved them on 'The Bachelor'
Author: 0 Arie told two women he loved them on 'The Bachelor'

This season of The Bachelor has been awfully boring, the only person who has been entertaining was Krystal Nielson . Also, an unexpected visit from one of the contestant's exes had viewers wishing for him to be The Bachelor instead. A dune buggy ride through the sands outside Ica, Peru. The most fantastic part about the suite is they somehow manage to squeeze in a twin size bed and still emerge for breakfast the next morning.

Arts&Culture Kylie Jenner Makes Daughter Stormi Webster's Snapchat Debut
Author: 0 Kylie Jenner Makes Daughter Stormi Webster's Snapchat Debut

Kylie Jenner doted on her baby daughter Stormi in a Snapchat clip posted Sunday, in which she played with her infant daughter's feet. The reality star and her rapper lover enjoyed a lunch date with friends at Nobu in Malibu. "I understand you're used to me bringing you along on all my journeys", Kylie said in her announcement. Kylie showcased the Ferarri on her Instagram story with a video of the black automobile with red interiors.

Arts&Culture Transgender Wrestler Mack Beggs Booed After Winning Texas Girls Title
Author: 0 Transgender Wrestler Mack Beggs Booed After Winning Texas Girls Title

McNew would not make Beggs available for interviews ahead of the state meet. However, it appears that Beggs would like to jump from one controversy into another - competing as a boy instead of as a girl. "It has more to do with skill and discipline than strength". If he accepts, he would compete as a male in the NCAA. [Texas policymakers] should change the laws and then watch me wrestle the boys.

Arts&Culture Isolated strong storms possible Sunday
Author: 0 Isolated strong storms possible Sunday

However, a Canadian high to our north is circulating some cooler air in from the northeast, which will likely prevent the warmer southern air from reaching the Lehigh Valley. Another cold front is forecast to move through the area Thursday . Many of our western counties are also still under county declared burn bans. Tuesday .

Arts&Culture Sridevi: The diva who lit up Indian celluloid
Author: 0 Sridevi: The diva who lit up Indian celluloid

As they enter the hills, Reshmi stops Somu midway to ask him about the tall, imposing trees. There was something about Sridevi that always enamoured me - her expressive eyes, her mischievous smile, her powerhouse performance in every film, however trashy some might be, and her ability to hold her own and, in most cases, surpass the performances of her much fancied male co-stars.