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Life&Culture Gord Downie of Tragically Hip dies at 53
Author: 0 Gord Downie of Tragically Hip dies at 53

Downie, who announced previous year that he had terminal brain cancer, died Tuesday at age 53. "I thought I was going to make it through this, but I'm not". Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau offered his condolences to the singer on Twitter. "He was the frontman of one of Canada's most iconic bands, a rock star, artist, and poet whose evocative lyrics came to define a country".

Life&Culture Roy Price Resigns From Amazon Studios
Author: 0 Roy Price Resigns From Amazon Studios

Albert Cheng , who was put in charge last week when Price was placed on a leave of absence, will continue as the interim head of the studio, CNN reported . Last week Amazon said it would not go forward with Weinstein Co. on the projects. "I said I was the proof", McGowan tweeted at Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos.

Author: 0 Shocking: This Game of Thrones actor is no more

Dotrice won a Tony Award in 2000 for his performance as Phil Hogan in a revival of Eugene O'Neill's A Moon for the Misbegotten , which also starred Cherry Jones and Gabriel Byrne. Prior to acting, Dotrice was a wireless operator and an air gunner with the Royal Air Force, and was taken as a prisoner of war from 1942-1945. Dotrice reportedly performed for other prisoners in shows meant to raise their spirits, which inspired him to become an actor after World War II was over.

Life&Culture Kim Kardashian considered staying home due to 'body dysmorphia'
Author: 0 Kim Kardashian considered staying home due to 'body dysmorphia'

She continued, "Why don't I just stay at home?" "[It's a] full phobia - I freak out about everything". Clearly, her insecurities have delved in deeper as at one point she says, "Why do I subject myself to being seen?" It got so bad that Kim had resorted to staying home most of the time so that she wouldn't have to deal with the media.

Life&Culture Watch the First Full Trailer for Marvel's 'Black Panther'
Author: 0 Watch the First Full Trailer for Marvel's 'Black Panther'

Maybe he'll be great, and we'll get to hate him in more things. Watch above as we get a closer look at Wakanda, the technologically-advanced African nation where T'Challa (played by Chadwick Boseman ) rules. "The world is going to star over". Black Panther looks like something we've never seen before and we can't wait to see what Coogler has in store for us.

Life&Culture Golfer Lahiri finishes tied 10th at CIMB Classic
Author: 0 Golfer Lahiri finishes tied 10th at CIMB Classic

Hideki Matsuyama stormed into the mix with five straight birdies on the front nine, and the world No 3 also birdied the final three holes to cap a flawless nine-under 63 - the low round of the day - which lifted the Japanese ace into a share of fourth with a resurgent Keegan Bradley , who also kept a bogey off his card in a 65.

Life&Culture 'Stranger Things' Season 2 trailer: The kids (including Eleven!) are back
Author: 0 'Stranger Things' Season 2 trailer: The kids (including Eleven!) are back

But not until the latest trailer from Netflix have we been able to see all of that in one place. Teased yesterday, the trailer was released today because it's Friday the 13th - a day to celebrate classic horror stories. And we should be especially anxious for Will, who is having nightmares about something else and no one seems to know what's wrong with him. As it appeared in the trailer, fans were taken aback by how big the monster appears in the Upside Down, however, look closely, ...

Life&Culture Game of Thrones star Sophie Turner confirms engagement to singer Joe Jonas
Author: 0 Game of Thrones star Sophie Turner confirms engagement to singer Joe Jonas

Meanwhile, the 28-year-old singer wrote, " She said yes ". Since the news broke, Joe's brother Nick has rushed to social media to congratulate the couple on their happy news. "I love you so much xo". She and Jonas have been together and clearly quite smitten for nearly a year now, and we are excited for this next stage of their relationship.

Life&Culture Twitter Faces Boycott for Suspending Actress's Account
Author: 0 Twitter Faces Boycott for Suspending Actress's Account

Early Thursday morning, however, Twitter partially suspended her account , infuriating McGowan and other supporters of victims of sexual violence. To this, Rose had tweeted , "GODDAMNIT! Be my voice." She then included the hashtags #RoseArmy and #WhyWomenDon'tReport.

Author: 0 Rocky's Back: Sylvester Stallone Is Directing 'Creed 2'

No director or release date has been confirmed for the long awaited " Creed 2 ", but more news to follow. Sylvester Stallone announced on Instagram Monday that he will be directing and producing boxing sequel " Creed 2 ", starring himself and Michael B.

Life&Culture MSU grad, SportsCenter anchor suspended by ESPN after tweets
Author: 0 MSU grad, SportsCenter anchor suspended by ESPN after tweets

Her tweets last month caught the attention of the White House and press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said that Hill's tweets constituted a "fireable offense". She was clearly trying to act as an activist in riling a fan base to boycott the owner of a football team, for political reasons. Many people strongly defended Hill's comments, while many other people strongly condemned her and the network that employs her.

Life&Culture Nadal claims 75th career title in Beijing
Author: 0 Nadal claims 75th career title in Beijing

Unseeded Garcia edged Romanian Halep 6-4 7-6 (7-3) for her second successive title after victory at the Wuhan Open. "He has to look back and think "what a great decision it was to take time off at the end of past year and fully recover the body".

Life&Culture Gyan leading Ghana crusade for replay of World Cup qualifier
Author: 0 Gyan leading Ghana crusade for replay of World Cup qualifier

Ghana and Uganda drew 0-0 in Uganda on Saturday, hurting Ghana's chances of qualifying for the World Cup next year in Russian Federation. Kwesi Appiah's side now has a long list of absentees, including captain Asamoah Gyan and deputy captain Andre Ayew, as well as Agyemang Badu, John Boye, Harrison Afful Jordan Ayew and Thomas Agyepong and Christian Atsu.

Life&Culture Robert Kirkman confirms The Walking Dead and Fear the Walking Dead crossover
Author: 0 Robert Kirkman confirms The Walking Dead and Fear the Walking Dead crossover

Kim Dickens' Madison Clark does have a southern accent on Fear the Walking Dead , leading some in the past to speculate that she could be related to someone from the first show, which was originally set in Georgia (and now Virginia.) Fear showrunner Dave Erickson, who is leaving the show after the October 15 season 3 finale, shot down such theories in the past, but Dickens herself said at San Diego Comic Con in July that "I think Madison is, probably, might be related to Daryl Dixon".

Life&Culture Las Vegas Gunman Booked Hotel Rooms Overlooking Other Concerts
Author: 0 Las Vegas Gunman Booked Hotel Rooms Overlooking Other Concerts

Sheriff Joseph Lombardo , of the Las Vegas Police, "More than 100 investigators have spent the last 72 hours combing through the life of 64-year-old Stephen Paddock , to produce a profile of someone I will call disturbed and unsafe". While investigators do not believe Paddock conspired with an accomplice, they are looking into the possibility that others knew about his plot beforehand, Clark County Undersheriff Kevin McMahill said Friday.

Life&Culture Spain secures its place at Russian Federation 2018
Author: 0 Spain secures its place at Russian Federation 2018

The national team of Albania , having received as a rival the team of Spain and Italy , most likely released the idea of entering the World Cup 2018. The other six teams to ensure they'll be in the World Cup are Iran, Japan, Saudi Arabia and South Korea from Asia, Mexico from the North American qualifiers and Brazil from the South American group.

Author: 0 Country Festival May Not Have Been Las Vegas Gunman's Initial Target

The Life is Beautiful Festival ran from September 22 to September 24 in Las Vegas and featured other artists including Blink 182, Muse and Gorillaz . While hundreds are still reeling from the aftermath of this Sunday's attack at Route 91 Harvest in Las Vegas , it has come to light that the shooter might have been targeting another Las Vegas festival the week prior, Life Is Beautiful .

Life&Culture Dileep had an apathetic response after being informed of his bail
Author: 0 Dileep had an apathetic response after being informed of his bail

Previously, two of his bail applications were turned down by the magistrate's court in Angamaly, and two petitions were later turned down by the Kerala High Court as well. The abduction had taken place on February 17 when the actress was on her way from Thrissur to Kochi . In debutant Arun Gopy's directorial venture, the actor appears as MLA Ramanunni.

Life&Culture Sexual assault case: Actor Dileep granted bail by Kerala high court
Author: 0 Sexual assault case: Actor Dileep granted bail by Kerala high court

The Kerala HC granted bail to the actor at a time when the investigating team is all set to submit the supplementary chargesheet in a few days. Since then, Dileep has been fighting the legal battle and is lodged at the Aluva prison. On July 11, Dileep was expelled from the primary membership of Association of Malayalam Movie Artists (AMMA) after being arrested. After detailed questioning, police unearthed a conspiracy angle that led to the actor's arrest.

Life&Culture Tom Petty Dead at 66
Author: 0 Tom Petty Dead at 66

The singer/songwriter died Monday night , October 2, 2017 at UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles , according to the Associated Press, a day after he suffered cardiac arrest at his Malibu home . The tragic news was confirmed by Tom Petty's long time manager Tony Dimitriades to the media. "Thank you for giving so much, a lifetime of inspiration and love ", singer Ryan Adams tweeted .

Life&Culture CBFC to chop down nude scenes from Blade Runner 2049!
Author: 0 CBFC to chop down nude scenes from Blade Runner 2049!

It stars Ryan Gosling and Harrison Ford . Don't expect anything earth-shattering with the performance by Ford as Deckard. Somehow, thanks to Deakins and his artful eye, this film is more Blade Runner than even Blade Runner . But I also felt that I saw something that was so distant from the original in story, style, and structure that it's unfair to connect them. But hey - it's not BLADE RUNNER .

Life&Culture Canada police investigate deadly attack on cop as terrorism
Author: 0 Canada police investigate deadly attack on cop as terrorism

Here is what the Edmonton Police Service is saying about the stabbing of an officer Saturday night and a vehicle that struck four pedestrians. Police in Edmonton, capital of the province of Alberta , said that an Islamic State flag was found in the vehicle that struck the officer.

Life&Culture Monty Hall Dies; 'Let's Make A Deal' Host Was 97
Author: 0 Monty Hall Dies; 'Let's Make A Deal' Host Was 97

Hall hosted the show for 23 years until 1986, and for a short time in 1991. Hall recalled in a 2013 interview that when the show began, audience members arrived buttoned down in formal suits and dresses. The late TV presenter also created and produced the show, along with Stefan Hatos. He hosted several, over the course of his career, but Let's Make a Deal is what injected him into the cultural ether.

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