Life&Culture

Life&Culture Biracial 8-year-old boy nearly hanged by teens, family says
Author: 0 Biracial 8-year-old boy nearly hanged by teens, family says

The boy's mother, Cassandra Merlin, confirmed Slattery's story in an interview with The Root , saying her son "got up on the table and put the rope around his neck". "To pretend this is just an unfortunate incident between some misguided children is to downplay serious what happened here", said Pastor John Gregory-Davis, a member of Showing Up for Racial Justice, a New Hampshire civil rights activism group.

Life&Culture 'Hellboy' Creator Shares First Look At David Harbour As Devilish Supehero
Author: 0 'Hellboy' Creator Shares First Look At David Harbour As Devilish Supehero

Hellboy's iconic Fist of Doom has also received quite the update, with less of a stony look and something that's instead nearly more metallic-looking and dinged up in comparison. Many fans were excited about the image and noted the darker take on the character. The movie is said to be "not really an origin story" and more of a darker horror film than previous Hellboy movies.

Life&Culture CDC investigating infection outbreak linked to puppies from Petland
Author: 0 CDC investigating infection outbreak linked to puppies from Petland

The infection is called campylobacter . Severe infections could result to fatal complications that may either cause paralysis or death. So far, five cases in Kansas have been reported. Most infections are singular and not part of an outbreak. "Many people will get sick and say, "Oh, I have food poisoning" or something, but you don't know exactly what caused your symptoms unless a doctor tests your stool sample", Tierno says.

Life&Culture Student murder: Ryan International moves SC for transfer of case outside Haryana
Author: 0 Student murder: Ryan International moves SC for transfer of case outside Haryana

A police team has reached Mumbai to question Ryan Pinto, CEO of the school chain. The police claimed that evidence from the scene of the crime had been tampered with and said they would bring the guilty to book. The school, where the boy studied, is run by the group in Gurgaon. However, Vinay Kumar Rathod, deputy commissioner of police zone 12 said, "We have not received any such intimation from the Haryana police".

Life&Culture Sinead O'Connor shares disturbing childhood memories
Author: 0 Sinead O'Connor shares disturbing childhood memories

It's not easy for families of mentally ill people, we can be hard. "What kicked all of this off was I had a hysterectomy, a radical hysterectomy, in Ireland two years ago, and I lost my mind after that", she said. "Which I'm doing because I love the people who are doing this to me". The TV medic said they acted quickly after she made contact and she is now one month into treatment in Tennessee.

Life&Culture Harrison Ford Responds To Questions Regarding A Star Wars Comeback
Author: 0 Harrison Ford Responds To Questions Regarding A Star Wars Comeback

And if I say that I'm not doing good, then I'm a mess. "I'm a big believer in things happening for a reason and I think I ended up in that movie for a reason". It also paints a picture of a man whose love of acting has outstripped any individual character, despite his willingness to go back to them. "The truth of the matter is, the guy is pretty spectacular".

Life&Culture Has Meghan finally met the Queen?
Author: 0 Has Meghan finally met the Queen?

It'll no doubt be the first of many encounters. Nonetheless, Markle was reportedly "a little nervous" about meeting the Queen . That Meghan Markle is a working-class (as Kate Middleton ) has no impact on its acceptance within the royal clan: "It is in flawless adequacy with the family, as confirmed by the source".

Life&Culture Liam Neeson Announces Retirement From Action Films
Author: 0 Liam Neeson Announces Retirement From Action Films

Taken then came along in 2008, completing that rarest of Hollywood transformations: A 56-year-old dramatic actor suddenly becoming one of the biggest action stars in the world. Liam Neeson teams up with director Jaume Collet-Serra for the fourth time with The Commuter . He plays the title role in the story of the Federal Bureau of Investigation official, later revealed to be " Deep Throat ", who leaked information to The Washington Post about the 1972 Watergate break-in that ...

Life&Culture 29-yr-old bookshop worker enters Booker shortlist
Author: 0 29-yr-old bookshop worker enters Booker shortlist

Emily Fridlund's History of Wolves - which "is as handsome and as icy as the Minnesota woods where it's set", NPR's review writes - rounds out the 2017 shortlist. The shortlist was selected from a longlist of 13 novels, known as the Man Booker Dozen. Last year's victor was " The Sellout by Paul Beatty", while "A Brief History of Seven Killings by Marlon James" was victorious in 2015.

Life&Culture Larry King, 83, reveals secret lung cancer battle
Author: 0 Larry King, 83, reveals secret lung cancer battle

Despite having quit smoking after his heart attack in the late '80s, King says that the doctors attribute the tobacco use to his current diagnosis. "I never thought it would happen to me. They took off 20 percent of the lung", he explains. He said that he first found out about the diagnosis in July after a CAT scan and PET scan.

Life&Culture Frank Vincent Dead at 78 From Heart Surgery Complications
Author: 0 Frank Vincent Dead at 78 From Heart Surgery Complications

SOPRANOS star Frank Vincent has died aged 78 following complications during open heart surgery. Go on, go on, go on, go on, go on. . Born in MA but raised in New Jersey, Vincent originally wanted to have a career in music but switched to acting when he got a role in a low-budget mob movie called The Death Collector alongside another up-and-coming actor named Joe Pesci.

Life&Culture Engine problems caused copter crash that killed Troy Gentry
Author: 0 Engine problems caused copter crash that killed Troy Gentry

According to the report, the helicopter ride was a recreational one: "an orientation/pleasure flight to the passenger who was scheduled to perform in a concert on the airport later that evening". The helicopter, a Schweizer 269, was built in 2000 and had flown almost 8,000 hours, the NTSB's report said. It is unclear who was piloting the helicopter at the time of the crash.

Life&Culture Joseph Gordon-Levitt will be in Star Wars: The Last Jedi
Author: 0 Joseph Gordon-Levitt will be in Star Wars: The Last Jedi

This should come as no surprise, given that the actor has appeared in all three of Johnson's films, Looper , Brick , and even an uncredited role in The Brothers Bloom . He told the press that it was never in the cards to direct the next " Star Wars " movie as his focus is on the eighth installment. I don't know what's gonna happen.

Life&Culture Angelina Jolie says her children laugh at her on the red carpet
Author: 0 Angelina Jolie says her children laugh at her on the red carpet

We think this goes without saying! "I guess I am a little bit stronger", Jolie says . In the video below, posted on September 13, 2017, the mom of six handsome children tells People Magazine , "I've had my ups and downs". In new interviews with both PEOPLE and The New York Times , the actress opens up about the hardships she and her family have faced since the two called it quits in 2016.

Life&Culture Hulk Hogan Reacts To Kevin Owens Attacking Vince McMahon
Author: 0 Hulk Hogan Reacts To Kevin Owens Attacking Vince McMahon

This week's episode of SmackDown Live gave fans plenty to talk about. When the program between Owens and Shane McMahon began, I was skeptical that it would be beneficial for Owens, but that was before Owens kicked Shane's iconic septuagenarian father's ass.

Author: 0 Hurricane Irma leaves trail of devastation on Barbuda island

Macron travelled yesterday to St. Martin, an island France shares with the Netherlands that suffered some of the worst devastation from Irma. Almost 160 were evacuated on Friday and approximately 700 more on Saturday. Eleven people were killed during the storm. The ports have also closed. Thousands of people are in need of food, water and other supplies. Videos and photos on social media, including Twitter , showed scenes said to be of looters in St.

Life&Culture Thousands without power in coastal Georgia from severe storm
Author: 0 Thousands without power in coastal Georgia from severe storm

Millions of homes are without power in Florida, thousands of which are suffering severe flooding damage. Irma had fallen to a Category 3 storm with 125 miles per hour winds, but National Hurricane Center spokesman and meteorologist Dennis Feltgen says it's already showing signs at high altitudes of regaining its previous powerhouse strength and becoming better organized.