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Arts&Culture European Leaders Demand Investigation Of Slain Bulgarian Journalist
Author: 0 European Leaders Demand Investigation Of Slain Bulgarian Journalist

The brutal killing of 30-year-old Viktoria Marinova - who presented a current affairs talk programme called " Detector " for the small TVN television channel - shocked the country and drew worldwide condemnation. The first episode of her programme, aired on September 30, featured an investigation into fraud allegations against oligarchs and politicians. "I see deliberate attempts to marginalize this killing and manipulate the public opinion that Viktoria was a victim of a random attack ...

Author: 0 The Cure And Radiohead Nominated For Rock ’N’ Roll Hall Of Fame

The ceremony is set to take place on March 29, 2019 in Brooklyn, New York at the Barclays Center. Others potential Hall of Famers on the ballot are LL Cool J , Kraftwek, Devo , Janet Jackson , Stevie Nicks , the Zombies , Rufus featuring Chaka Khan and Kraftwerk .

Arts&Culture Taylor Swift helps boost United States voter registrations
Author: 0 Taylor Swift helps boost United States voter registrations

Taylor Swift's decision to break her longstanding silence on politics and urge people to back Democrats in the upcoming USA mid-term elections has led to a massive spike in registrations, according to a voter advocacy group. The musician, who has long strayed out of political issues, also voiced her support for two Democrat candidates. The Speak Now singer said she was a supporter of gay rights and women's rights, and against racism.

Arts&Culture Kanye West To Visit Trump, Discuss Prison Reform, Violence
Author: 0 Kanye West To Visit Trump, Discuss Prison Reform, Violence

After Kanye West's very pro-Trump rant on Saturday Night Live last week, Ariana Grande took the opportunity to roast him a little bit on social media . The two men are expected to discuss prison reform, gang violence and and manufacturing resurgence in the US. In July, Trump commuted the sentence of Alice Marie Johnson, a Tennessee woman serving a life term for nonviolent drug offenses, after he and Kushner met with West's wife, the reality star and socialite Kim Kardashian West ...

Arts&Culture Here's our first look at Ruby Rose donning Batwoman's cape and cowl
Author: 0 Here's our first look at Ruby Rose donning Batwoman's cape and cowl

I guess Barry and Co won't get much rest after their landmark 100th episode airs on December 4. This year's Arrowverse crossover is already causing a ton of excitement amongst DC fans. It will also be nice to spread the heroes out more evenly across the multiverse. Earlier this week, producer Greg Berlanti told The Hollywood Reporter that Rose is "terrific in the role, and we're excited for people to see the story".

Arts&Culture ‘Venom’ Devours $80M; ‘A Star Is Born’ Shines Bright with $42M
Author: 0 ‘Venom’ Devours $80M; ‘A Star Is Born’ Shines Bright with $42M

Did you check out Venom this weekend? Venom also dominated the worldwide box office with $125.2 million, setting an global opening record. The film holds a 31% score on review site Rotten Tomatoes. However, on Metacritic, Venom has a 5.8 user score, way below than the 9.2 user score for Lady Gaga's 'A Star Is Born '. That movie went on to earn £30.7 million overall in the United Kingdom, and though it seems unlikely that Venom will go quite that high, bosses will no doubt be ...

Arts&Culture #MeToo: Alok Nath raped me, says writer-producer Vinta Nanda
Author: 0 #MeToo: Alok Nath raped me, says writer-producer Vinta Nanda

He spoke to ABP and said, "Neither am I denying this nor do I would agree with it". Actor Richa Chadha was one of many people on Twitter who were quick to put two and two together and name Nath as the person mentioned in Nanda's post. "When she complained to us, we made a decision to let him go", she wrote. When asked why she did not name Nath directly , Nanda said there was no fear but she was addressing a specific audience.

Arts&Culture Bulgarian Investigative Journalist murdered
Author: 0 Bulgarian Investigative Journalist murdered

She hosted the recently-launched 'Detector' program, and its last episode covered the investigation by Bivol website, claiming to expose a corruption scheme inside EU-funded projects. But Mr Marinov said there was no evidence to suggest the murder was related to Ms Marinova's work and there was no information that she had been threatened.

Arts&Culture Melania Trump Won't Attend Kavanaugh Swearing In
Author: 0 Melania Trump Won't Attend Kavanaugh Swearing In

However, she told reporters of her husband Donald Trump's Twitter habits that she doesn't "always agree with what he tweets". Melania Trump shaking hands with a chief in the Cape Coast Fante in Ghana. Social networks and worldwide press have seized on this, which in Africa remains a symbol of colonial domination. When asked by reporters about the pith helmet, Trump said she wants people to concentrate on her work, not her clothing choices.

Arts&Culture Michael Bisping: McGregor 'Gave Up' Once Nurmagomedov Applied The Choke Hold
Author: 0 Michael Bisping: McGregor 'Gave Up' Once Nurmagomedov Applied The Choke Hold

Should the Irishman face him and defeat him, that could even pave the way to earning a potential rematch with Nurmagomedov; should McGregor lose, it would make the calls for Ferguson vs Khabib near unstoppable. McGregor also mentioned the name of former middleweight king Anderson Silva before his fight with Nurmagomedov - hailing him as a " legend " of the game and touting the notion that he would be interested in taking on the Brazilian.

Arts&Culture Doctor Who Time & What Channel Today: BBC America in the US
Author: 0 Doctor Who Time & What Channel Today: BBC America in the US

I appreciate that the show went beyond the typical beat of immediately moving beyond a character's death, and I suspect the grief of her death will be a continuing character development as the season continues. The fact that a Time Lord can periodically regenerate into another body was itself only invented to allow the show to sidestep the failing health of William Hartnell , who played the first Doctor on TV .

Arts&Culture Tanushree Dutta-Nana Patekar Controversy
Author: 0 Tanushree Dutta-Nana Patekar Controversy

ABP News maintains the repute of being a people's channel. Hence, I am silent. According to HT, an officer said the person who uploaded the video may face action under the Indian Penal Code and Information Technology Act. In an interview in September, in the context of her opinion on #MeToo Movement and sexual harassment against women in Bollywood, Tanushree spoke out her personal experience of facing it at the hands of Nana on the set of "Horn "OK" Pleassss" in 2008.

Arts&Culture 'Venom' Scores Massive Opening, Wins Weekend Box Office, & Breaks an October Record!
Author: 0 'Venom' Scores Massive Opening, Wins Weekend Box Office, & Breaks an October Record!

The third remake of the 1937 film of the same name, it marks the directing debut of Bradley Cooper , who stars as a musician who discovers and falls in love with a young singer played by pop superstar Lady Gaga . Paul Dergarabedian, senior media analyst with comScore, credited Sony and Warner Bros. with savvy scheduling. Both movies helped bring in a total $174 million in North American ticket sales this weekend, setting an all-time record for October, as reported by THR .

Arts&Culture Commission Withholds Khabib Nurmagomedov’s Check, but Conor McGregor Paid
Author: 0 Commission Withholds Khabib Nurmagomedov’s Check, but Conor McGregor Paid

However, he climbed the octagon fence and attacked a person in the audience right after the fight, and teammates of his got involved in a fight with McGregor inside the octagon. The episode worsened when an unidentified associate of Nurmagomedov jumped into the cage and struck McGregor with two sucker punches to the back of the head.

Arts&Culture Scott Wilson, 'Walking Dead's' Hershel, dies at 76
Author: 0 Scott Wilson, 'Walking Dead's' Hershel, dies at 76

At Comic-Con this week, Angela Kang , the showrunner of The Walking Dead , said that the show's new 9th season will feature Wilson. He also had a memorable role in The Ninth Configuration , which led to a Golden Globe nomination for Best Actor in a Supporting Role.

Author: 0 Melania Trump Admits She Doesn't Agree With All Of Donald's Tweets

Ford was heard, I'm glad Judge Kavanaugh was heard, that the FBI investigation was done, completed, and that the Senate has voted", she said . Asked if she believed Dr Ford's testimony, the First Lady indicated she did not want to comment directly.

Arts&Culture Brett Kavanaugh confirmed to U.S. Supreme Court in spite of controversies
Author: 0 Brett Kavanaugh confirmed to U.S. Supreme Court in spite of controversies

Sen. The two-vote margin of victory made it the closest Supreme Court confirmation vote since 1881 - and by far the most contentious since Clarence Thomas in 1991. Kavanaugh gives the conservatives their first reliable majority on the nine-person panel since the mid-20th century, and though Democrats could attempt to impeach the judge in the future, they will need two-thirds backing in Senate, something that is considered unlikely unless new firm allegations come to light.

Author: 0 Melania Trump rounds off Africa tour in Egypt

Trump, who has also visited Ghana and Malawi, kicked off her day with a stop at an elephant orphanage, where she helped bottle feed an elephant and patted another, clearly having a good time. "The way she's dressed and the activities she's undertaken reflect an outdated view of the continent", Seay says. Mrs. Trump seemed reticent at first but she eventually stepped down from the platform she was standing on to take a large milk bottle with a big red nipple and feed some of the orphaned ...

Arts&Culture Wrapping Avengers 4, Chris Evans hangs up Cap's shield
Author: 0 Wrapping Avengers 4, Chris Evans hangs up Cap's shield

He has since gone on to play the Captain in nine more films including two First Avenger sequels, three Avengers films as well as the upcoming Avengers: Infinity War sequel. The news will come as a surprise to many but the Boston-born actor has previously hinted that he would prefer to leave while the MCU remains arguably the top entertainment franchise in the world, although a huge question mark now hangs over Captain America's exact fate in Avengers 4 .

Arts&Culture Melania Trump arrival? KAA orders JKIA Terminal Two closed from 5-9pm
Author: 0 Melania Trump arrival? KAA orders JKIA Terminal Two closed from 5-9pm

The first lady was similarly immersed in the moment earlier at Nairobi National Park, where she had gone early Friday to highlight elephant conservation. Things done by most tourists and dignitaries visiting the national parks. First Lady Melania Trump is now on her maiden solo visit to Africa. "Posting on Twitter in view of his 53,600 followers, he penned: "⁦@FLOTUS [Melania Trump]⁩ tells reporters in Egypt she wishes people would focus on what she does, not what she wears".

Arts&Culture Banksy artwork self-destructs moments after selling for £1m at auction
Author: 0 Banksy artwork self-destructs moments after selling for £1m at auction

But Branczik said: " You could argue that the work is now more valuable ". The artwork, "Girl with a Balloon", from 2006, was auctioned at Sotheby's auction in London last night, when it "self-destructed". "Banksy did it again to the art market that he so despises", he said. "It appears we just got Banksy-ed". Other recent works included the opening of Dismaland, his dystopian, Disneyland-esque theme park in 2015, which he described as a "family theme park unsuitable for children".

Arts&Culture MTV Star Mike
Author: 0 MTV Star Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino Gets 8 Month Prison Sentence

Sorrentino reportedly paid no taxes in 2011, despite making somewhere around $2 million. Sorrentino and his brother Marc Sorrentino were charged for filing false tax returns and inaccurately reporting some $8.9 million in income. Attorney Jonathan W. Romankow of Carpenito's Criminal Division in Newark and Trial Attorneys Yael T. Epstein and Jeffrey B. Bender of the Tax Division of the U.S.

Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo ready to return for Juventus against Udinese amid rape allegations

I've known him for three months, but I can say that in his 15 years of his career he has shown great professionalism and seriousness both on and off the field", Allegri said Friday. Since the allegation surfaced, Juventus' share price has fallen by almost 20 per cent. EA Sports, for whom Ronaldo is a leading figure in their phenomenally successful Federation Internationale de Football Association video game market, also described the allegations as "concerning".

Arts&Culture Melania Trump Shows of Dance Moves in Kenya
Author: 0 Melania Trump Shows of Dance Moves in Kenya

One of the protestors told The Maravi Post that Trump's wife visit to Malawi will make a difference to her husband decision over African countries health well-fare. Her visit has included promoting the work of the U.S. Agency for International Development, whose funding her husband has twice proposed slashing by almost a third.

Arts&Culture The Mandalorian directors list revealed
Author: 0 The Mandalorian directors list revealed

Behold, the first look at Jon Favreau's The Mandalorian , courtesy of Star Wars . Directors for the series include Thor: Ragnarok's Taika Waititi , Jessica Jones director Deborah Chow , director and actress Bryce Dallas Howard as well as Dope and The Chi director Rick Famuyiwa .

Arts&Culture Hundreds detained at Brett Kavanaugh protest
Author: 0 Hundreds detained at Brett Kavanaugh protest

What they did say was that the FBI investigation left too many stones unturned for the Senate to be moving ahead with a vote. Among those not interviewed were Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford , the California college professor who testified last week to Congress that a drunken Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her when they were high school students.

Author: 0 Elon Musk taunts SEC days after fraud settlement

Tesla stock dropped 2 percent in after-hours trading after Thursday's tweet. Elon Musk this afternoon openly mocked the SEC on Twitter . The settlement was announced on September 29, two days after Musk was charged. An agreement he reached with the agency Saturday - which isn't final - would bar him from serving as chairman for three years as punishment for problematic posts he sent about taking Tesla private.

Author: 0 Melania Trump arrives in Malawi, 2nd stop on her Africa tour

With a smile on her face, the first lady read along with children during their lessons. The soccer balls bore the logo for her anti-bullying campaign "Be Best", which has been accused of being a rip-off of one of forever first lady Michelle Obama's initiatives.

Arts&Culture 'Venom' Review: Like A 2003 Superhero Movie Crashed Into 2018
Author: 0 'Venom' Review: Like A 2003 Superhero Movie Crashed Into 2018

It doesn't help that none of the characters are particularly empathetic in the first place. While investigating one of Drake's experiments, Eddie's body merges with the alien Venom , leaving him with superhuman strength and power. What works in Venom is Tom Hardy and the majority of the title character's portrayal. What is it like working with someone that is willing to go all out like Tom Hardy? Thirty years later Venom is headlining his own feature, a villain as the title ...

Arts&Culture Ex-rap mogul ‘Suge’ Knight sentenced to 28 years in prison
Author: 0 Ex-rap mogul ‘Suge’ Knight sentenced to 28 years in prison

Knight entered his plea to one count of voluntary manslaughter and admitted a special allegation that he used a deadly weapon, a truck. "Your unrepentant, unremorseful, callous, unashamed actions took my dad's life away", Carter's daughter told Knight at Thursday's sentencing hearing.

Arts&Culture Amy Schumer Detained At 'Cancel Kavanaugh' Protest
Author: 0 Amy Schumer Detained At 'Cancel Kavanaugh' Protest

Footage from the sit-in shows an officer asking Schumer whether she wants to be arrested, to which she responds, "Yes". The model took to Instagram to share the news along with a picture of her at the Capitol, holding a protest sign that read, "Respect our existence or expect our resistance".

Arts&Culture Police questioned Kavanaugh after bar fight in 1985
Author: 0 Police questioned Kavanaugh after bar fight in 1985

Dudley denied the accusation to the police, and Kavanaugh did not want "to say if he threw the ice or not", the Times reports that the police report said . Kavanaugh has stumbled en route to being confirmed for a lifetime seat on the Supreme Court, amid allegations of sexual misconduct and scrutiny from Senate Democrats on his drinking.