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Author: 0 Facebook Videos Will Now Play With the Sound on by Default

Other social media companies are making a push for the bigger screen too. " Facebook definitely has the size and scale, but the tribal nature of music preferences is different than a feed or news stories or cute cat videos, " said Vickie Nauman, a music industry consultant.

Author: 0 Burger King offering Valentine's Day Adults Meal with special 'toy'

Just like Happy Meal, Burger King is selling " Adults Only" meal boxes containing sex toys. The Adults Meal comes with 2 whoppers, 2 packs of french fries, 2 beers, and an adult toy. "At least on Valentine's?" the chain asks. But before you and your partner rush out to pick up an Adult Meal, they're now only available in Israel.

Life&Culture Disney's Live-Action 'Mulan' Hires 'Whale Rider' Helmer Niki Caro to Direct
Author: 0 Disney's Live-Action 'Mulan' Hires 'Whale Rider' Helmer Niki Caro to Direct

This will be the second film with a budget of over $100 million entrusted to a female director by Disney (the studio previously gave Ava DuVernay a similarly massive budget for her adaptation of A Wrinkle in Time). Disney and producers Chris Bender, Jason Reed and Jake Weiner are taking pains to assure fans that Mulan will be culturally authentic. While there are some who may be upset that this Chinese tale isn't being helmed by a Chinese director, the studio did reach out to Ang Lee ...

Life&Culture Britney Spears Responds to Katy Perry Diss, Doesn't Seem Too Concerned
Author: 0 Britney Spears Responds to Katy Perry Diss, Doesn't Seem Too Concerned

Spears' fans interpreted the remark as a reference to her very public meltdown in 2007, when she shaved her head and was photographed swinging an umbrella at paparazzi. "Fame for me is a by-product of what I do but it's not the reason I chose to get into music", Perry said. In further celebration of her undoubtedly energetic performance, the Hot N Cold hitmaker was also assigned her own emoji for the awards.

Author: 0 NBC News names new president, buys $30M stake in Euronews

The Euronews partnership will give NBC News more overseas heft at a time when the unit is trying to transform cable outlet MSNBC into a source of hard-news programming. "At moments like this - when a leadership position opens up - one of the signs of a healthy and thriving newsroom is the ability to find a worthy successor within your own walls", Lack said.

Author: 0 Adele Reveals What Went Wrong In George Michael Grammys Tribute

Of course, the reason behind the gold and diamond lemon-looking brooch remains to be seen, and it may be a little bit of forward, wishful thinking to assume Adele is paying homage to her competitor in the Album Of The Year and Song Of The Year category.

Author: 0 Deleted Scenes To Distract From Today's Public Displays of Affection

The end credit of Doctor Strange showed the Sorcerer Supreme meet Thor in his Sanctum Sanctorum in NY. Thor agrees that it's a worthy inclusion. Both clips feature Kaecilius (Mikkelsen) scenes that were cut from the film. Same is the case with Hemsworth as Kevin in the all-female reboot of Ghostbusters and the Marvel featurette explaining Thor's absence from Captain America: Civil War .

Life&Culture Recovering from memory loss, Kanye West focuses on fashion comeback
Author: 0 Recovering from memory loss, Kanye West focuses on fashion comeback

West has kept a low public profile in recent months, although he did meet with then President-elect Donald Trump in NY in January and posed for photos afterward. Both tracks were nominated for Best Rap/Sung Performance at the Grammy. Despite the fact that the rapper was rumoured to be back in the studio, Yusef insisted that West isn't working at the moment.

Author: 0 Madonna holds up NYFW show at New York Public Library, report says

People swooned over the booking photo so much that it eventually lead to multiple modeling offers as well as the enviable nickname "Hot Felon". Former First Daughter Chelsea Clinton and current First Daughter Tiffany Trump are experiencing very different sides of New York Fashion Week.

Author: 0 Police investigate 10-year-old boy's death in Topshop after furniture incident

Police were called by South Central Ambulance service at around 4.15pm this afternoon to a retail store at the Oracle shopping centre, Reading. A spokesman for The Oracle said: "We can confirm an incident took place within a retail unit at the centre this afternoon, resulting in the injury of a child".

Author: 0 Apple to bring 'Carpool Karaoke' Series on Apple Music

The playful segment started out with show host Corden, 38, jokingly complaining that the producers of the Grammys were anxious that viewers wouldn't be able to recognize him given that his Late Late Show airs, well, so late at night. The likes of Will Smith , Alicia Keys , John Legend, Ariana Grande and Seth McFarlane will be taking part in the new show. Much like the first clip, this one offers a quick look at some of the guests that will appear on the show...

Author: 0 Stephen Colbert Challenges Stephen Miller to Come Lie on His Show

Indeed, reports suggest that Bannon has been responsible , along with Miller , for just about every executive order , leading many to satirize Trump as his puppet . "You go into your presidents office", Scarborough hammered. "He sounds like a guilty husband who got caught texting with a female coworker: 'Honey, who's Deborah?' 'Um, she's a friend, and if that's an issue that interests you then we can talk about it more in the future, '" he said, quoting Miller's response.

Author: 0 'The Bachelor' episode 8 preview: Who confronts Nick Viall at hometown dates?

The ladies arrive to Bimini (a real island or so ABC says) and embrace on the porch of their beach house like a group of content sister wives who believe they're going to inherit their own planet someday. Tonight, this year's dramatic season continues as the women must deal with the ramifications of Nick's decision to walk out on them at the closing of last week's new episode.

Author: 0 Chance The Rapper Wins 3 Grammy Awards

The Coloring Book also won best rap album at the Grammys trumping the hotly-tipped Views from Drake . The American EDM duo managed only one win - Best Dance Recording - despite being nominated in other, more prestigious, categories, such as Best New Artist and Best Pop Duo/Group Performance .

Life&Culture Supreme Court Judgement on Sasikala - Biggest Event in TN Politics
Author: 0 Supreme Court Judgement on Sasikala - Biggest Event in TN Politics

The hearing in the high-profile case had concluded during summer vacation previous year by the apex court which also heard DMK leader K Anbazhagan and BJP MP Subramanian Swamy against the acquittal of Jayalalithaa, Sasikala and others. Chennai: The home of former Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa in Chennai's posh Poes Garden was the hub of the conspiracy in which assets worth over 60 crores were amassed, the Supreme Court said on Tuesday.

Author: 0 Prue Leith tipped to replace Mary Berry as Bake Off judge

Bake Off sources noted that Ms Leith's age is the same as Ms Berry's when the baking show launched in 2010. Would you be happy with Prue taking over Mary's position on Bake Off? In her former role as BBC1 Controller, Ms Hunt lost an ageism court case brought by Miriam O'Reilly, the former Countryfile presenter, after she was axed from the revamped show.

Author: 0 Now You Can Have The Taco Bell Wedding Of Your Dreams

To enter, you'll have to share you love story with Taco Bell by February and fans will vote for the winning couple, according to the contest's official website. The wedding package also includes a Taco Bell garter , bow tie , "Just Married" his and her T-shirts and branded champagne flutes. The Denny's on Fremont Street in downtown has been offering a $199 wedding package since 2013.

Life&Culture Adele thanks her 'husband' at Grammys, is she married to Simon Konecki?
Author: 0 Adele thanks her 'husband' at Grammys, is she married to Simon Konecki?

She told the crowd, "I can't mess this up for him (Michael)". "And so attractive and soul bearing and we all got to see another side of you that you don't always let us see, and we appreciate that". Other early winners include Patton Oswalt (Best Comedy Album ), The Beatles: Eight Days A Week, The Touring Years ( Best Music Film ) and Star Wars: The Force Awakens (Best Score Soundtrack).

Life&Culture GOP honors Abraham Lincoln's birthday by sharing fake quote on Twitter
Author: 0 GOP honors Abraham Lincoln's birthday by sharing fake quote on Twitter

Trump spends much of his time posting to Twitter, his favorite social media platform, but every now and then he hops on Instagram to post something. It's certainly possible that the quote even predates 1947, but there's absolutely no evidence that Lincoln ever said it. But the sleuths over at Vox dug up a blog post from the Quote Investigator site that claims that the quote didn't come from Lincoln but, rather, Edward Stieglitz's book The Second Forty Years .