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Arts&Culture Relatives Complain About Frida Kahlo Barbie
Author: 0 Relatives Complain About Frida Kahlo Barbie

Mattel , however, said in a statement that it obtained the rights legally through the Panama-based Frida Kahlo Corporation, "which owns all the rights", with a Mattel lawyer stating the company purchased the rights through Kahlo's niece, Isolda Pinedo Kahlo , more than a decade ago.

Arts&Culture NRA sends calming force after Trump floats gun control
Author: 0 NRA sends calming force after Trump floats gun control

On Thursday, Trump tweeted , " many ideas, some good and some not so good, emerged from our bipartisan meeting on school safety yesterday at the White House ". "But we haven't made a final determination", Sanders said. After the meeting, Murphy told reporters: "I'm anxious that this was the beginning and the end of the president's advocacy on this issue".

Arts&Culture Is Kylie Jenner Engaged To Travis Scott? Here's What We Know
Author: 0 Is Kylie Jenner Engaged To Travis Scott? Here's What We Know

In the video created for Stormi (that confirmed Jenner was pregnant and had given birth), Jenner at one point sports a stack of rings on her left ring finger. In fact, they don't even want to live together... for now. "For being so young, she is very chilled out about her relationship with Travis", the source continued.

Arts&Culture 'Black Panther': A superhero movie with heart, soul and a message
Author: 0 'Black Panther': A superhero movie with heart, soul and a message

La Cañada Flintridge resident Angela Bassett plays an important part in the success of " Black Panther ", the Disney-Marvel superhero epic that has inspired rave reviews from critics and audiences since its February 16 release . I mean, I could always list off the characters that we've killed in our movies that haven't come back, but the big ones, which I know they're looking at? "It was an honor to let them know...to let Chadwick [Boseman] know and Lupita [Nyong'o] know just how wonderful ...

Arts&Culture CDC officials say flu season has finally peaked
Author: 0 CDC officials say flu season has finally peaked

Karyl Rattay. "Having said that, the incidents of flu right now even having gone down is still higher than it was at its peak past year". If the season lasts 20 weeks, as most seasons do, it should end in about five weeks, he said. Illustration of the influenza virus. Those who are having flu-like symptoms such as fever, body aches, fatigue and chills are encouraged to stay home from public gatherings until they are able to go 24 hours without a fever, and without fever-reducing medication.

Arts&Culture Netflix Marvel's Jessica Jones S2 twice the entertainment
Author: 0 Netflix Marvel's Jessica Jones S2 twice the entertainment

That's exactly what ails Jessica in one of her early encounters in season two: She's still working as a private investigator, and she's confirmed that her client's employee (and boyfriend) is cheating on her. Joining the new season is Golden Globe and Tony Award victor, Academy Award and Emmy nominee Janet McTeer who will be playing a multi-faceted character.

Arts&Culture Mystery Powerball victor claims prize amid anonymity battle
Author: 0 Mystery Powerball victor claims prize amid anonymity battle

William Shaheen, a lawyer for the woman who has thus far remained anonymous, accepted the check for a lump sum of $352 million, about $264 million after taxes, reports said. In court documents, the lottery victor asked a judge to allow the lottery winnings to be paid to a designated trust that keeps her anonymous. "The New Hampshire Lottery is excited to award yet another Powerball jackpot to some very fortunate Granite State residents", New Hampshire Lottery director Charlie McIntyre said ...

Arts&Culture 'Fixer Upper' stars Chip Gaines and Joanna Gaines having a baby boy
Author: 0 'Fixer Upper' stars Chip Gaines and Joanna Gaines having a baby boy

In the adorable clip, Chip jokes in his explanation to Gage that he and his wife are about to have another baby - their fifth child - because "Uncle Chip has lost his mind". This is important: I can't think of a "D" name. "[Joanna was] like, 'You are not calling that baby Dragon!' Can you help me?" The secret's out: Quoting Mike's tweet Wednesday, Chip wrote: 'Alright, alright.

Arts&Culture Perris torture case: Teen who escaped Turpin home posted videos under alias
Author: 0 Perris torture case: Teen who escaped Turpin home posted videos under alias

With song titles like "It's Over" and "Give Me One More Chance", the teen made fairly typical YouTube videos of herself singing in front of a closed bedroom door. The oldest sibling weighed only 82 pounds. Those who saw the children recalled them as thin, pallid and reserved. They were arrested in January when Police raided their home in Perris, finding their 13 children living in abhorrent conditions.

Arts&Culture Teen Breaks Retainer Thirsting After Shirtless Michael B. Jordan; Actor Responds
Author: 0 Teen Breaks Retainer Thirsting After Shirtless Michael B. Jordan; Actor Responds

A teenage fan was so captivated by a scene featuring a shirtless Jordan that she bit down and broke her retainer, her orthodontist shared on Tumblr . The internet found the whole thing hilarious, especially when the patient in question found the post and confessed that it was about her. Sophia admitted that the response to the post has been "overwhelming" but she's been trying her best to keep up with the response.

Arts&Culture Jennifer Garner embraces being an Oscar meme
Author: 0 Jennifer Garner embraces being an Oscar meme

Her explanation did not stop social media users from coming up with other humorous explanations. While people may never know as to what she had been thinking at the time, the video of Jennifer Garner looking stunned is no doubt one of the funniest scenes during the 2018 Oscars .

Arts&Culture Police search Heather Locklear's home for firearm
Author: 0 Police search Heather Locklear's home for firearm

On Tuesday, police reportedly searched Locklear's home looking for the gun. She was also arrested on three counts of misdemeanor battery of a peace officer. Locklear's first court appearance is scheduled for March 13, while Heisser's DUI hearing is set for April. Locklear told deputies she would shoot them if they ever came to her house again, investigators said.

Arts&Culture Jimmy Kimmel: My Tweet Got More Likes Than Trump's Tweet
Author: 0 Jimmy Kimmel: My Tweet Got More Likes Than Trump's Tweet

Donald Trump took to Twitter (naturally) to make fun of the historically low viewership for Sunday's Oscars, and host Jimmy Kimmel replied, reminding the president of some of his own low ratings . Kimmel made a joke about the president and Best Picture nominee " Get Out ", saying, "None other than President Trump called " Get Out " the best first-three-quarters-of-a-movie this year".

Arts&Culture See Winnie the Pooh in the 'Christopher Robin' Teaser Trailer!
Author: 0 See Winnie the Pooh in the 'Christopher Robin' Teaser Trailer!

The 2018 live-action adaptation takes a jump in future. The first trailer finds Christopher Robin forced to cancel a planned weekend getaway with his family, as his demanding boss ( Mark Gatiss ) pressures him to stay. Not to be confused with last year's Goodbye Christopher Robin - which starred Domhnall Gleeson as Pooh author A.A. Milne - Christopher Robin is a whimsical fantasy set in the late 1940s.

Arts&Culture Promoter in failed Bahamas music festival pleads guilty
Author: 0 Promoter in failed Bahamas music festival pleads guilty

Following the disaster, Fyre Festival organizer, Billy McFarland was imidetly taken to court and sued for wire fraud. Instead, customers expecting to see Blink-22 and the hip hop group Migos arrived on the island to learn that some acts were cancelled and that they would be lodging in leaky tents and served cheese sandwiches.

Arts&Culture 2 children struck and killed in New York City
Author: 0 2 children struck and killed in New York City

Witnesses raced into the crosswalk to help the victims, including a pregnant mother. "Like she had just parked the vehicle". Staten Island resident Dorothy Bruns reportedly drove through a red light, hitting the pedestrians in the crosswalk, and continued driving, dragging Joshua's stroller nearly a block, until she crashed into another vehicle, according to the Daily News report.

Arts&Culture Stephen Hawking reveals what existed before the Big Bang
Author: 0 Stephen Hawking reveals what existed before the Big Bang

However, Hawking proposed a beginning to the universe based on a discarded approach to geometry space-time to provide a further explanation to the Big Bang . "It just seemed that way from mankind's perspective", Hawking said , hinting that a lot of what we believe is derived from a human-centric perspective, which might limit the scope of human knowledge of the world.

Arts&Culture Lauren Burnham's Family Reacts to Arie Luyendyk Jr. on 'The Bachelor'
Author: 0 Lauren Burnham's Family Reacts to Arie Luyendyk Jr. on 'The Bachelor'

He immediately had a panic attack, as footage cut to Becca returning to her Minnesota life and asking what Lauren could possibly offer him that she couldn't. I mean, you were my fiancé and I did fall in love with you. They announced their plan to take an global trip and for Lauren to move in with Luyendyk in Arizona.

Arts&Culture The First Teaser For Mary Poppins Returns Is Here
Author: 0 The First Teaser For Mary Poppins Returns Is Here

The winds have changed, and there's a new Mary Poppins movie blowing into town a mere 54 years after Julie Andrews starred in the classic Disney film. Set in Depression-era London , the film follows the adult lives of Michael (Whishaw) and Jane Banks (Mortimer), the children from Mary Poppins . Mary Poppins Returns will also feature an all star cast including Meryl Streep , Colin Firth , Angela Lansbury and Julie Walters .

Arts&Culture Emma Watson Reacts to Typo on Her Fake Tattoo at Oscars Party
Author: 0 Emma Watson Reacts to Typo on Her Fake Tattoo at Oscars Party

If she had done the hashtag #TimesUp or something, fans wouldn't comment. Critics mentioned that she studied at Brown University, an Ivy League school, and graduated with a bachelor's degree in English literature. And as the Beauty and the Beast star posed for photographers, she ensured all eyes were on her new accessory - an etching of the words " Times Up " on her right forearm to show her support for the anti-sexual harassment movement.

Arts&Culture 2-year-old dies after mirror falls on her at Payless
Author: 0 2-year-old dies after mirror falls on her at Payless

Police said the child's death appears to be an accident , adding that the mirror at the Payless wasn't secured. I will miss you tremendously. The network reported that a mirror and window repairs truck was seen outside the store on Saturday, but Siddique's cousin told media that their family is pressing to find out why the unsafe environment was permitted at all.

Arts&Culture Netflix Announces 'Black Mirror' Season 5
Author: 0 Netflix Announces 'Black Mirror' Season 5

As we noted in our review of Black Mirror season four , it is impossibly hard to keep an anthology series going. Charlie Brooker's sci-fi anthology show began life on Channel 4 in the United Kingdom before Netflix gave it a whole new life on their streaming service.

Author: 0 'The Emoji Movie' the worst of the worst

Baywatch , starring Johnson and Zac Efron, took home the "So Bad You Loved It" award, and Dwayne has said he's willing to "take the L". In a video posted to Instagram, Johnson accepted the award and he said that they tried to make " Baywatch " with the "best intentions".

Arts&Culture Federal Judge Orders Martin Shkreli to Forfeit Wu-Tang Clan Album
Author: 0 Federal Judge Orders Martin Shkreli to Forfeit Wu-Tang Clan Album

Pharma felon Martin Shkreli was ordered Monday to forfeit almost $7.4 million in assets - including the sole copy of Wu-Tang's " Once Upon a Time in Shaolin " that he purchased for $2 million. Bloomberg reported that he paid $2 million for it. A jury found Shkreli guilty last August of securities fraud charges unrelated to Daraprim. He was found guilty past year on charges related to accusations that he cheated investors in two failed hedge funds.

Arts&Culture Oscars 2018: Minute-by-minute breakdown of the Academy Awards
Author: 0 Oscars 2018: Minute-by-minute breakdown of the Academy Awards

So far, "Shape" has earned the Critics' Choice Award for Best Picture and the Best Theatrical Motion Picture Award from the Producers Guild of America. Along with the acting, much of the praise for "Missouri" went to its writing and it wouldn't be a shock to see that get recognition. This kind of burden invariably takes away from everyone else and diminishes the chances of say a Timothée Chalamet, who is in the running as well, for Call Me By Your Name .

Arts&Culture Cultural powerhouse 'Coco' by Emeryville-based Pixar wins Oscar for best animation
Author: 0 Cultural powerhouse 'Coco' by Emeryville-based Pixar wins Oscar for best animation

Other films nominated in the category this year were DreamWorks Animation's " The Boss Baby ", 20th Century Fox's " Ferdinand " and the independent films " The Breadwinner " and " Loving Vincent ". Prior to going onstage, the 32-year-old, who has Mexican heritage on his father's side, admitted the significance of the song written by Robert and Kristen Anderson-Lopez, was not lost on him.

Arts&Culture Allison Janney and Joanne Woodward Go Way Back
Author: 0 Allison Janney and Joanne Woodward Go Way Back

You're always in my heart", she said. Here's what the Twitterverse had to say about Janney's first Oscar nomination and win. The Oscar win continues her awards show sweep this year, with honors that include a Golden Globe, a BAFTA, a SAG Award, and an Independent Spirit Award.

Arts&Culture Oscars 2018: Ardmore's Benj Pasek loses best original song category
Author: 0 Oscars 2018: Ardmore's Benj Pasek loses best original song category

Only one person would actually know what it feels like to pull off a double EGOT - that is, two wins each from the Emmys, Grammys, Oscars , and Tonys - and that's Frozen songwriter Robert Lopez . That small crew includes legends like Audrey Hepburn, Rita Moreno and Mel Brooks . As for the Tony's: Best Original Score for " Avenue Q " and Best Book and Best Original Score for " Book of Mormon ".

Arts&Culture Look Back at Jennifer Lawrence's Oscars Red Carpet Fashion
Author: 0 Look Back at Jennifer Lawrence's Oscars Red Carpet Fashion

Jennifer was as stylish as ever on the red carpet, repping Dior (well, she is their spokesperson) in a metallic dress with a sweetheart neckline. And congratulating herself when she finally made it to her seat. "I did trip over a cone", she later told Entertainment Weekly . Lawrence kicked off her shoes and took shots of rum with Stephen Colbert on The Late Show and discussed her drunk alter-ego, "Gail", while making an appearance on The Ellen Degeneres Show.

Arts&Culture 'House Of Cards' First Trailer For Final Season Six Unleashed By Netflix
Author: 0 'House Of Cards' First Trailer For Final Season Six Unleashed By Netflix

During the 2018 Oscars Sunday night, Netflix chose to get presidential, sharing a short clip teasing the last season of " House of Cards ", featuring Robin Wright as President Claire Underwood. Before the season concluded, Frank and Claire were at odds. There were unconfirmed rumors past year that Spacey's character would indeed be killed off , enabling Wright's character to take over.

Arts&Culture 'Get Out' is the big victor at the Spirit Awards
Author: 0 'Get Out' is the big victor at the Spirit Awards

Get Out has triumphed at the Spirit Awards , picking up Best Feature - a significant honour given that the pre-Oscars ceremony has predicted the victor of Best Picture at the Oscars for the past four years. "It's really important that you know that Time's Up is not about the red carpet", said powerhouse Hollywood producer Shonda Rhimes ("Grey's Anatomy", "Scandal").

Arts&Culture First Ever Plant-based LEGO Bricks to Go on Sale
Author: 0 First Ever Plant-based LEGO Bricks to Go on Sale

The sustainable bricks will make up two per cent of Lego's plastic output at first - but the toy giant's bosses want to be fully sustainable by 2030. LEGO is making waves for a very good thing: it's introducing a line of environmentally friendly, sustainable bricks that your little ones can go to town building with.

Arts&Culture Daniela Vega first openly transgender person to present at Oscars
Author: 0 Daniela Vega first openly transgender person to present at Oscars

After his death is investigated, it comes to be known that she is a transgender woman and is shunned by her lover's family because of her gender identity. At the same time, Vega's performance indicates she is acutely aware of the lamentable rarity of such a primary role for a transgender person in the cinematic landscape - there is no choice for a character like this but to become a de facto stand-in for a larger segment of the population.

Arts&Culture Frances McDormand gives rousing Oscars speech and commands all female standing ovation
Author: 0 Frances McDormand gives rousing Oscars speech and commands all female standing ovation

Calling on all the female winners and nominees to stand with her as she claimed the prize for her role in Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri , McDormand finished her speech with a phrase that left some viewers puzzled. Sciorra said: "This year many spoke their truth and the journey ahead is long.". A video montage was then shown featured well-known industry figures including Geena Davis, Lee Daniels, Ava DuVernay, Greta Gerwig and Kumail Nanjiani all speaking in support of the women ...