Arts&Culture

Arts&Culture Colin Kaepernick face of Nike 30th anniversary
Author: 0 Colin Kaepernick face of Nike 30th anniversary "Just Do It" campaign

What's more, he said, the move sends a strong signal to their current roster of athletes and positions Nike as a savvy risk-taker. Just call Nike's move smart. "Obviously I'm not a Nike guy, but good on Nike ", said the Toronto FC skipper, who is endorsed by Puma and is the grandson of a USA marine. Rich, part of the duo Big & Rich and a former contestant of U.S.

Arts&Culture Ryan Thomas' mum gives rare interview discussing Roxanne Pallett's accusations
Author: 0 Ryan Thomas' mum gives rare interview discussing Roxanne Pallett's accusations

Pallett replied: "It's a lot to deal with". Roxanne has since apologised and said she got things "wrong" but that hasn't stopped people from criticising her actions. "The fact that I used terminology like woman beater and words like assault and abuse, I can't apologise enough". I need to think about why I used humour when something bothered me in my mind.

Author: 0 Henry Cavill Will Play Geralt In Netflix's The Witcher Series

Henry Cavill has been cast to star in Netflix's adaptation of The Witcher as lead character Geralt of Rivia. Cavill will be playing Geralt of Rivia, a monster hunter who will go on a journey through the volatile Continent with a princess and a sorceress.

Author: 0 US Open: Roger Federer beaten by John Millman in fourth-round shock

Looking slow and exhausted on a sweltering night in Arthur Ashe Stadium , Federer double-faulted 10 times, failed to convert a trio of set points and lost 3-6, 7-5, 7-6 (7), 7-6 (3) in the fourth round to John Millman in a match that began Monday and concluded at almost 1 a.m.

Arts&Culture Roxanne Pallett's former on-screen husband brands her 'evil'
Author: 0 Roxanne Pallett's former on-screen husband brands her 'evil'

Pallett told Vine: "I have been a victim of domestic abuse". "There was no malicious intention behind that, and that is what I apologise for because I shouldn't have questioned his motivation". She said: "I chose to be here today". "Hi daddy, I love you and I miss you", Scarlett said in the clip. As of now, there's still no word whether or not housemates will be shown the footage, but given how quickly all of this has spun out of control, it may seem like the only option.

Arts&Culture CNN Removes 'Parts Unknown' Episodes Featuring Asia Argento From Streaming Service
Author: 0 CNN Removes 'Parts Unknown' Episodes Featuring Asia Argento From Streaming Service

Argento has been an outspoken member of the #MeToo movement and made allegations of sexual misconduct against producer Harvey Weinstein. The news network has pulled two episodes that feature Argento which include the time when Bourdain traveled to Rome , which the late TV host called their "most handsome show" and Hong Kong , which he deemed a "professional highlight".

Arts&Culture Italian GP: Lewis Hamilton 'couldn't have imagined' win before race
Author: 0 Italian GP: Lewis Hamilton 'couldn't have imagined' win before race

Vettel claimed Hamilton hadn't left him room, but the stewards made a decision to take no further action, and the championship leader downplayed the contact after taking his third win in four races. "I'm really really proud of them, because obviously when you're in a big sea of red and there's the booing and. you notice there's one guy standing there with a flag or there's a kid waving it and you can imagine being surrounded by that, feeling the heat on him", he said.

Arts&Culture Steven Gerrard goes after the referee following defeat to Celtic
Author: 0 Steven Gerrard goes after the referee following defeat to Celtic

Celtic were tight at the back all game and Rangers struggled to break through as they lost for the first time under new manager Gerrard. "You've got to be disappointed with Rangers' tactics", he told the BBC. The scoreline doesn't really reflect our dominance. As Celtic dominated from the start, Ntcham, alongside Scott Brown, heavily dictated how his side played, moving the ball well through the pitch and testing Rangers' midfielders.

Arts&Culture Ryan Thomas' girlfriend responds to Roxanne Pallett leaving CBB
Author: 0 Ryan Thomas' girlfriend responds to Roxanne Pallett leaving CBB

Big Brother gave Ryan a formal warning after the incident, yet Ofcom received over 11,000 complaints, with many viewers calling for Roxanne to be removed from the house, and accusing her of making a mockery of abuse victims. Ben also revealed that he felt "mugged off" by Roxanne when it came to the Ryan situation and said he believe she "100%" had feelings for him, despite her being engaged to steelworker Lee Walton.

Arts&Culture Aretha Franklin's funeral fit for a queen
Author: 0 Aretha Franklin's funeral fit for a queen

Sharpton also read a letter he received from President Obama, who was unable to attend, about Franklin's legacy on America. Franklin's name and the title "Queen of Soul" are embroidered into the champagne-colored velvet lining the interior.

Arts&Culture 'ER' actress shot and killed by police
Author: 0 'ER' actress shot and killed by police

Police had reportedly gone to her home multiple times in the past. According to the report, Marquez was shot once in the torso and treated briefly at the scene before being rushed to a hospital, where she was pronounced dead. In 2017, Marquez accused her ER co-star George Clooney of helping blacklist her from the show following racial discrimination and sexual harassment.

Arts&Culture Ronan Farrow's former producer says NBC News tried to block Weinstein story
Author: 0 Ronan Farrow's former producer says NBC News tried to block Weinstein story

NBC has vigorously denied these claims, maintaining that the story was not ready for publication. NBC News president Noah Oppenheim also spoke with the Times , and denied McHugh's account. According to the Daily Beast , Oppenheim is blaming his boss, NBC News Chairman Andy Lack, for making him the scapegoat. "One time it even happened when we were in the room", he said.

Arts&Culture Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge Cantina Will Bring Booze to Disneyland
Author: 0 Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge Cantina Will Bring Booze to Disneyland

Announced Thursday on the Disneyland blog , Oga's Cantina "will be serving pilots, bounty hunters, smugglers, locals and galactic travelers alike, when it opens in 2019". Drinks can only be consumed inside the cantina. Along with the cocktails and kid-friendly drinks, the location will also offer proprietary beer and wine.

Arts&Culture Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Enjoy Another 'Hamilton' Date Night
Author: 0 Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Enjoy Another 'Hamilton' Date Night

Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda and the duke were expected to give speeches after the show - a hip hop biography of United States founding father Alexander Hamilton , which pokes fun at the British monarchy. The special viewing took place at Victoria Palace Theatre during a gala for Sentebale , a charity co-founded in 2006 by Prince Harry and Prince Seeiso of Lesotho.

Arts&Culture LeBron James to Sit Front Row at Aretha Franklin's Funeral
Author: 0 LeBron James to Sit Front Row at Aretha Franklin's Funeral

Jesse Jackson and Cicely Tyson . Today, dozens of entertainers will gather to honor the life of the Queen of Soul at Chene Park Amphitheater in downtown Detroit , Michigan. and is expected to last at least six hours. The service will reflect Franklin's strong gospel roots. The tribute is a nod to Franklin's funky '80s tune, Freeway of Love , which prominently featured the auto in the lyrics and video.

Author: 0 Google Assistant is now bilingual

Google hopes to incorporate more languages in the future. This means, for example, that you can ask Google Assistant questions in English or Spanish and Assistant will respond in the appropriate language. You also can't switch back and forth between different pairs, you have to stick to the same two. So unlike so many high-profile Assistant features, this one isn't regionally locked to the US.

Arts&Culture The Sony Xperia XZ3 Finally Launches
Author: 0 The Sony Xperia XZ3 Finally Launches

Like the other Xperia flagship phones, the XZ3's screen is equipped with Sony Bravia TV image processing technology. The XZ3 will also apparently cost $900, so this trend of super expensive flagships isn't going to end with Sony . Sony Mobile's Hideyuki Furumi said: 'Our new XZ3 flagship smartphone is not just attractive to look at, but it's packed with Sony's cutting-edge audio and visual technologies, letting you enjoy high-quality content just as the creators intended, for a truly ...

Arts&Culture Halle Berry just reacted to Prince Harry's bedroom poster of her
Author: 0 Halle Berry just reacted to Prince Harry's bedroom poster of her

One shot showed the prince sitting next to his desk - with a cutout of Berry hanging up on the wall behind him. Among the other personal mementoes and posters was a framed portrait of his late mother, Princess Diana . Referencing Missy Elliott's iconic " Work It " line about a " Halle Berry poster", she tagged Elliott and wrote, "Ok #PrinceHarry, I see you!" On Wednesday the 52-year-old actress noticed the homage to herself in the photo and took to Twitter to react in the funniest way.

Arts&Culture 'Titans' TV Series To Explore Moment That Robin Left Batman
Author: 0 'Titans' TV Series To Explore Moment That Robin Left Batman

This daily show will be a hub for DC news and is hosted by Kevin Smith . Pre-orders for the service had even began to be offered at this year's San Diego Comic-Con. Along the way, they're joined by Starfire and Beast Boy, forming their own found family. The first two seasons of Young Justice will be available when DC Universe launches Outsiders .

Author: 0 Gerard Depardieu Accused of Rape, His Lawyer Denies Allegation

Depardieu's lawyer, Hervé Temime, said the actor "absolutely" refuted any accusation of assault or rape. Argento has denied claims she slept with a 17-year-old co-star in a California hotel room in 2013. One of France's most prolific actors, Depardieu, 69, has been in about 170 movies through his career and gained global recognition in 1990 with his starring role in English-language comedy Green Card .

Arts&Culture Aretha Franklin's body lies in open gold coffin, hundreds pay respects
Author: 0 Aretha Franklin's body lies in open gold coffin, hundreds pay respects

Thousands of people lined the block outside of the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, where Franklin's casket was set up for viewing early Wednesday morning. Franklin is considered royalty in her MI hometown. "I think it's going to be a time of sadness, a time of joy, a time of laughter, there's going to be some dancing", he told AFP.

Arts&Culture Serena Williams ditches catsuit for ‘Tutu’ dress
Author: 0 Serena Williams ditches catsuit for ‘Tutu’ dress

Since Venus won their first-ever clash in Australia, Serena , bidding for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title, has built up an advantage over the last two decades, enjoying a 17-12 head-to-head superiority. "I'm going to get the information first and then we see if we make a revolution or not, '" said the bemused French player. The 21-year-old will play the victor of the match between Qiang Wang and Irina-Camelia Begu in the third round.

Arts&Culture Prince Harry and Meghan Markle welcome new addition
Author: 0 Prince Harry and Meghan Markle welcome new addition

Aside from the fact that showing off her knees in this dress is a rule-breaker , but we're not really complaining. The foundation aims to raise money for children affected by HIV in Southern Africa. Prince Harry's dapper frockcoat uniform of the " Blues and Royals " (the Household Cavalry) featured large gold embroidered crowns on the epaulettes, signifying the rank of major.

Arts&Culture Cynthia Nixon battles Andrew Cuomo over 'sexist' debate hall temperature
Author: 0 Cynthia Nixon battles Andrew Cuomo over 'sexist' debate hall temperature

The former Sex and the City star will take on Cuomo in their first and only head-to-head debate on Wednesday - but in an email to CBS affiliate WCBS-TV last week, an aide for Nixon requested that temperature in the debate hall is set to 76 degrees F (24 C) because working conditions are " notoriously sexist when it comes to room temperature ", the New York Times reported.

Author: 0 Taylor Swift holds moment of silence for Aretha Franklin at Detroit concert

As the sun rose on America's Motor City, the crowds were already waiting in line to say a final farewell to the Queen of Soul . Green said Franklin's attire and pose communicated both power and comfort, as she did in life. The venue is the same place famous activist, Rosa Parks, was laid in 2005. "She was a fighter - she fought this disease hard, all the way to the end".

Arts&Culture Greg Grunberg Returning For 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
Author: 0 Greg Grunberg Returning For 'Star Wars: Episode IX'

Episode IX is now in production for a December 20, 2019 theatrical release. Just in time for National Bowtie Day, Variety has confirmed that former Doctor Who leading man Matt Smith will join the cast of Star Wars: Episode IX . Billy Dee Williams is set to reprise his role as Lando Calrissian, while Carrie Fisher will return as Leia Organa through archival and unreleased footage.

Arts&Culture Eddie Murphy expecting his 10th child
Author: 0 Eddie Murphy expecting his 10th child

Butcher took to the streets of Los Angeles wearing a form fitting pink dress with a jean jacket, and her baby bump was on full display. In 2016, the longtime couple welcomed their first child together, 2-year-old daughter Izzy Oona Murphy .

Arts&Culture John Goodman reveals Roseanne will be killed off in ‘The Conners’ spinoff
Author: 0 John Goodman reveals Roseanne will be killed off in ‘The Conners’ spinoff

ABC made the decision to fire Roseanne from the show after she tweeted remarks about President Obama's former advisor Valerie Jarrett that compared her to a baby between the Muslim Brotherhood and Planet of the Apes. "I know, I know, for a fact that she's not a racist ", he said. ABC has not revealed how the character will be written about. They even predict the show will be a failure without Roseanne at the helm.

Arts&Culture 100s line up to pay respects to Aretha Franklin
Author: 0 100s line up to pay respects to Aretha Franklin

The Queen of Soul's body arrived in a shining gold casket at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History in her Detroit , Michigan, hometown on Tuesday morning for the start of her two-day public viewing. "She wasn't the Queen of Rock and Roll or the Queen of R&B, she was the Queen of Soul". Paula Marie Seniors, an associate professor of Africana studies at Virginia Tech, said that the Detroit venue was perfectly suited.

Author: 0 Serena Williams Responds To Catsuit Ban By Winning US Open In Tutu

So what did Williams do in response? And how did she do it? On Monday night, the 23-time Grand Slam champion dominated in her first US Open match against Poland's Magda Linette wearing an asymmetrical Virgil Abloh x Nike tutu paired with sparkly silver sneakers from the same "Queen" collection and compression fishnet tights.

Arts&Culture Little girl meets Drake, now gets second birthday wish: heart transplant
Author: 0 Little girl meets Drake, now gets second birthday wish: heart transplant

The post reveals that she will hopefully be home by Thanksgiving, and it asks for prayers for the family "who has unselfishly donated a heart for Sofia". She underwent open heart surgery three weeks ago and had been waiting for a new heart for eight weeks. Sofia received the good news August 26. Sofia's recovery is expected to last a few weeks.