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Life&Culture Oscars 2017: Ranking this year's Best Picture nominees
Author: 0 Oscars 2017: Ranking this year's Best Picture nominees

With La La Land in contention in 2017 for best picture, it is interesting to note that not many musicals have won this award. It has the most nominations. Naomie Harris was phenomenal in Moonlight . Prozac won't cut it after watching "Manchester by the Sea", but therapy might help. Nicole Kidman was an ideal adoptive mother in Lion .

Author: 0 USA Prepares New Plan to Send Ground Troops to Syria

The airport had been occupied by Daesh fighters. After ousting the militant group from eastern Mosul last month, Iraqi forces have sought to capture the airport and use it as a launchpad for an onslaught into the west of Iraq's second-largest city.

Author: 0 Alien: Covenant Prologue Introduces Us To The Franchise's First Gay Couple

Now, Empire has released a new photo showing the crew as they disembark onto a lush new planet... though not the one they had meant to go to. We discovered the crew of the Covenant having fun before entering the hibernation phase. Twentieth Century Fox has released the first clip from Ridley Scott's Alien : Covenant , the next chapter in the acclaimed director's groundbreaking Alien franchise.

Author: 0 Nick Cannon Welcomes Baby Boy with Ex-Girlfriend Brittany Bell

Brittany Bell). Although the couple are no longer together, Nick is delighted to be adding to his family. No matter how hard the world may hit you, God always reminds us of our objective! Cannon also ended up calling out and threatening to sue The National Enquirer on Instagram for a piece claiming said behavior was pushing Mariah Carey to petition for custody of twins Moroccan and Monroe .

Life&Culture Well-known Virginia Beach gamer dies during 24-hour live stream
Author: 0 Well-known Virginia Beach gamer dies during 24-hour live stream

Vigneault is far from the only streamer to stay up for an undogly number of hours to please fans and gain notoriety among the hotly competitive game streaming scene. Brian Vigneault, 35, had been hosting a gaming challenge to raise money for the Make-a-Wish Foundation and had spent days before the charity event livestreaming for 20 hours, according to gamer website Kotaku .

Author: 0 Man who smashed Trump star to pay damages, do community labor

Otis pleaded no contest - the equivalent to a guilty plea in California - to a single count of vandalism on Tuesday, according to the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office. Trump", he continued. "Because of this, we have never removed a star from the Walk". Leron Gubler, president of the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce, said at the time: "The Hollywood Walk of Fame is an institution celebrating the positive contributions of the inductees.

Author: 0 Brits to hold street parties to honor Jo Cox

The Great Get Together , which will involve tens of thousands of community celebrations on the weekend of June 17 and 18, has been organised by The Jo Cox Foundation and The Big Lunch along with dozens of other groups. Mr Cox said he does not want the anniversary of her death to be about mourning and "everybody being depressed", but an event that captures her energy and brings communities together.

Life&Culture Critics, celebrities and fans savage Britney Spears Lifetime biopic
Author: 0 Critics, celebrities and fans savage Britney Spears Lifetime biopic

Lifetime premiered its highly anticipated Britney Spears biopic " Britney Ever After " on February 18, which was chock-full of wild and special moments. . Ultimately, fans were overall displeased with the entire production. Fans have slammed the TV movie saying that it includes several scenes whose credibility is in question, including the scene of an alleged dance-off between Spears and her former partner Justin Timberlake.

Author: 0 Tom Hanks is releasing his first book this October

Just when you thought Tom Hanks had mastered nearly everything, he publishes a short story collection and truly becomes a Hanks of all trades. "I wrote in hotels during press tours", his statement continued. It became bestseller on Apple's iTunes store. Actor Tom Hanks will make his debut as an author on October 24. I remember a ride in a small plane when I was 7 years old - why was it was confusing? One of the world's most successful and recognizable movie stars is about to publish ...

Author: 0 Tony Mowbray: Blackburn Rovers appoint Owen Coyle replacement

The former Celtic boss has appointed club legend David Dunn as a first-team coach and David Lowe will be his assistant manager. Mowbray's first match in charge will be against relegation rivals Burton Albion at The Pirelli Stadium on Friday evening.

Life&Culture Louis CK Sets Pair of Stand-Up Specials at Netflix
Author: 0 Louis CK Sets Pair of Stand-Up Specials at Netflix

Most of the bigger specials coming out this year don't have release dates or titles yet, but below, find a guide to the most notable hours heading to the streaming service. Louis C.K. and Netflix hinted at a potential future collaboration back in August, when his most recent stand-up special, the 2015 Live at the Comedy Store , quietly launched on Netflix.

Author: 0 Jamie Foxx insulted with racial slur by patrons in Croatian restaurant

Foxx was the target of a racist slur at a restaurant in the coastal town of Dubrovnik, where he is filming "Robin Hood: Origins," on Sunday, the Associated Press reported. The 49-year-old is not named in the police report, but he addressed the situation in a social media post that has since been deleted. Foxx was in Dubrovnik, where's he's filming the forthcoming reboot of Robin Hood , where he revealed the spat.

Author: 0 Blac Chyna down 40 pounds amid pregnancy rumors

But Blac Chyna put the baby bump reports to bed by opening up about her unbelievable weight loss . The video showed Chyna stepping on her bathroom scales, and was captioned: "From 192 to 152.4 - Goal 130 - Summer 2017". "I'mma tear it up, and then I'mma snap back". According to US Weekly , the pair have been odds since their initial split during the Christmas period and are now living separately.

Author: 0 Future Taps Rihanna & The Weeknd for 'HNDRXX' Album

The DJ Esco-produced disc features 17 tracks and is available to pre-order now. With a new album out last week and another due this Friday, we're in the eye of the storm with Future right now. During a Twitter Q&A on Tuesday, Future was asked if his new record was because of Rocko. "No way in the fuck am I doing it for him". We working, we richer than ever, you know what I'm saying? And they definitely get the job done.

Life&Culture Weather warnings in place for us
Author: 0 Weather warnings in place for us

A yellow warning is in place tomorrow (Thursday) for North Devon and the Met Office predicts "very strong winds". More snow than initially expected is forecast for Scotland and northern England, with accumulations of up to 15cm predicted in many areas.

Author: 0 Angelina Jolie will "always be a family" with Brad Pitt

Angelina Jolie says that she and her family have been going through a "difficult time" since the breakup of her marriage to Brad Pitt, but added that hopefully they would come out "stronger for it". Without Cambodia I may never have become a mother. Having said that, the other two potential films sound more like the sorts of movies that Angelina Jolie has been making more recently and thus might be more to her liking.