Storied Vanity Fair editor Graydon Carter is stepping down after 25 years

The satirical monthly, which spanned the 1980s and '90s, ridiculed the NY real estate magnate as a "short-fingered vulgarian". The magazine has always been reflective of his particular and highly specific interests: Hollywood's glittering relics; j... More..

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Pink's daughter was not impressed by mum's MTV prize and VMAs speech
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Pink's daughter was not impressed by mum's MTV prize and VMAs speech

One of the highlights is the question of whether they've ever done it in a public place. And so has Pink . In the speech, Pink recalled creating a PowerPoint presentation about "androgynous rock stars" - i...More..

Jobless Claims Surge To Two Year Highs Due To Hurricane Harvey
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Jobless Claims Surge To Two Year Highs Due To Hurricane Harvey

That's the largest single-month increase since 2012 - and it sent the overall number of claims to their highest level since 2015. Jobless claims rose to 298k, as compared with consensus expectations of 245k. an...More..

Marvel and Star Wars films will be Disney streaming exclusives
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Marvel and Star Wars films will be Disney streaming exclusives

This will be very useful in helping to attract subscribers who might be hesitant about putting down yet another recurring financial commitment with the growing selection of over-the-top streaming offerings. Dis...More..

Hulu and Spotify to Launch New Streaming Bundle
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Hulu and Spotify to Launch New Streaming Bundle

Hulu and Spotify are two leaders of a new class of entertainment company offering songs and TV shows on-demand for a monthly fee over the internet. The package will grant access to Hulu's ad-supported "Limite...More..

Steve Bannon: Gary Cohn should have resigned after Charlottesville
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Steve Bannon: Gary Cohn should have resigned after Charlottesville

Great counterpuncher. Great counterpuncher. In his time at the White House, Bannon was one of the most controversial staffers, and was generally perceived as one of the driving forces behind Trump's nationali...More..

Energy sector targeted by sophisticated attack group
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Energy sector targeted by sophisticated attack group

The initial Dragonfly group has been operating since 2011, but went through a quiet spell in 2014 after being exposed by researchers, including those at Symantec . Emails with content specific to the energ...More..

MN ACT scores up, among America's best
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

MN ACT scores up, among America's best

Vermont students on average scored better than the national average in each area of the test. Likewise, only 36 percent of students tested reached the reading benchmark, up from 35 percent past year. Hispanic...More..

Isaiah Thomas acknowledges trade in Instagram video
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Isaiah Thomas acknowledges trade in Instagram video

The video culminates with film of Thomas putting up shots in a Cleveland practice jersey, with posters of him in Boston gear in the background. But right now, they will have to consider pulling the trig...More..

Priyanka Chopra set to walk red carpet at TIFF Soirée
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Priyanka Chopra set to walk red carpet at TIFF Soirée

Asked about rumours of her being associated with Sanjay Leela Bhansali's next "Gustaakhiyaan", Madhu said, "I have not seen any paperwork or documents, so I can't say anything [of Priyanka working with Bhansali...More..

New George Michael remix of Fantasy leads to 'mixed feelings'
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

New George Michael remix of Fantasy leads to 'mixed feelings'

It's not the first time George Michael fans have heard the track though, with a different version previously being released as a b-side in 1990, and as part of a deluxe version of his Faith album in 2011. T...More..

Kate too ill to take George to his first day of school
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Kate too ill to take George to his first day of school

According to The Telegraph , 54-year-old local Sarah Burnett-Moore, filmed herself as she walked through the gates of St Thomas's Battersea School and into the corridors without anyone asking her who she was...More..

Roku Launches Free Movie Streaming Channel
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Roku Launches Free Movie Streaming Channel

Roku's service won't offer movie rentals or purchases like its competitors, but you will be able to browse through and watch hundreds of titles. Once it's available, it can be added from the Roku Channel Store....More..

by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

CEO: Microsoft will support Dreamers

Regardless of individual opinions on DACA , a highly defiant statement such as this from Microsoft is out of character given that passing a new bill through Congress could be months away. "These employees ar...More..

'Veep' to end with season seven
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

'Veep' to end with season seven

One after that? - and they've let the story dictate a finale they could feel good about. It also received the WGA Award for Television Comedy series for its second and fourth seasons, with the third season winn...More..

Stephen King's IT sequel to focus on villain Pennywise the Clown
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Stephen King's IT sequel to focus on villain Pennywise the Clown

So we had to go on all these bike rides together. But be prepared. The little one's bound to go on-air dressed as the IT clown, so don't say we didn't warn you. You will see it in the movie; it's pretty terri...More..

Spain's David Villa ruled out of Liechtenstein game due to injury
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Spain's David Villa ruled out of Liechtenstein game due to injury

They have since blossomed into two of the most exciting attackers in Europe. The current team, though, looks well equipped to rival the great team. At halftime, a Spain masterclass gave them a comfortable...More..

by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Charlottesville Council Votes to Remove Jackson Statue

Curious onlookers trickled into Lee Park on Wednesday afternoon amid hordes of Dallas Police officers and TV camera crews to watch the teardown of one of Dallas' Confederate monuments. The Dallas City Council w...More..

Usher's Herpes Accuser Claims to Have Sex Tape
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Usher's Herpes Accuser Claims to Have Sex Tape

Sharpton - who does not have herpes - recently claimed she took action against the Confessions singer for not disclosing that he allegedly had the infection because she felt her "rights were violated". As pre...More..

I Really Am Madonna, Tweets Singer After Company Refuses To Believe Her
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

I Really Am Madonna, Tweets Singer After Company Refuses To Believe Her

Madonna has gone after FedEx on Twitter after the shipping company failed to deliver a package after failing to believe the pop star's identity. The post instantly went viral, with over 12,000 retweets a...More..

Unqualified: Anna Faris, Chris Pratt: 9781101986424: Amazon.com: Books
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Unqualified: Anna Faris, Chris Pratt: 9781101986424: Amazon.com: Books

In another excerpt Anna pays tribute to her former husband and his good nature, writing: "When I looked back at my marriage, and many of my relationships before it, I realised I had always equated cynicism, d...More..

Japanese YouTuber plays 'Despacito' on a pair of calculators
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Japanese YouTuber plays 'Despacito' on a pair of calculators

YouTube user It's a small world shared a video recreating Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee's record-breaking hit songs with the tone from two Chinese AR7778 calculators. The highest-ranking British artist o...More..

Will Smith shares selfie with his live-action 'Aladdin' castmates
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

Will Smith shares selfie with his live-action 'Aladdin' castmates

The news comes on the heels of this summer's big announcement at D23 Expo in Anaheim, where the cast of the film , which is to be directed by stylistic director Guy Ritchie , was revealed. Essentially, the ...More..

Mobile One family plans now include Netflix
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

Mobile One family plans now include Netflix

Two lines with T-Mobile now cost $120/month, while three lines will set you back $140. But the freebie only works if you have at least two T-Mobile One unlimited data plans (single line customers are out of...More..

Disney's Troubles Continue as Star Wars IX Director Leaves
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

Disney's Troubles Continue as Star Wars IX Director Leaves

Lucasfilm then wished Trevorrow the best and said that they would be "sharing more information about the film soon". This latest change marks the latest Disney Star Wars property to lose its creative fig...More..

Dior and Gucci ban super-skinny models
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

Dior and Gucci ban super-skinny models

The charter requires the presentation of a medical certificate dating from less than six months, while the act provides that such a certificate -taking into account the body mass index (BMI) of the model, can r...More..

Jennifer Lawrence Slays in Polka Dot Gown at 'Mother!' Premiere in Venice
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

Jennifer Lawrence Slays in Polka Dot Gown at 'Mother!' Premiere in Venice

Aronofsky, who is in a real-life relationship with Lawrence , won the Golden Lion in 2008 for The Wrestler . For Ben Croll of IndieWire , mother! is "too hazily figurative to be in any way autobiographic...More..

Thor 3 Director Mocks Star Wars Director Woes
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

Thor 3 Director Mocks Star Wars Director Woes

Colin has been a wonderful collaborator throughout the development process but we have all come to the conclusion that our visions for the project differ. ( A Beautiful Mind Oscar victor Ron Howard has since t...More..

Year Old Baby Found in Concrete Structure At Wichita, Kansas
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

Year Old Baby Found in Concrete Structure At Wichita, Kansas

The remains were found September 2nd in a concrete structure inside a home in the 2000 block of South Vine. Davidson said the home's residents, a 40-year-old man and a 36-year-old woman, were arrested earli...More..

Kim Kardashian Strips Down for Mert and Marcus' New Book
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

Kim Kardashian Strips Down for Mert and Marcus' New Book

As she reaches up to hold on to various branches, Mrs. Kanye West's taught tummy takes center stage. In the photo, she is wearing nothing but a pair of black combat boots, and a pair of stars placed over he...More..