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Life&Culture Emma Watson: I avoid social media comments for sake of my sanity
Author: 0 Emma Watson: I avoid social media comments for sake of my sanity

In the new cyber thriller The Circle , Emma Watson goes toe-to-toe with acting powerhouse Tom Hanks - and she says the two-time Oscar victor is every bit as wonderful as his reputation would have you believe. "You can look at this film, and say, 'How much am I contributing to the reality of this movie?'" he says. We have some interviews with Emma Watson and Tom Hanks , along with co-star Karen Gillan in the players below.

Life&Culture Bill O'Reilly statement after his firing by Fox News
Author: 0 Bill O'Reilly statement after his firing by Fox News

A once-unthinkable move had begun to seem inevitable. Fox News Channel's parent company fired Bill O'Reilly following an investigation into allegations of sexual harassment, network executives announced Wednesday. Potential successors like Dana Perino , Eric Bolling and Greg Gutfeld have substituted for O'Reilly since he left for vacation. As the accusations piled up, more than 50 major advertisers pulled out of his show even though viewership soared.

Life&Culture The Coca-Cola Co to cut 1200 jobs
Author: 0 The Coca-Cola Co to cut 1200 jobs

Mitchell Mcleod Pugh & Williams Inc. raised its stake in The Coca-Cola by 0.7% in the third quarter. Franklin Resources Inc. now owns 30,176,115 shares of the company's stock valued at $1,251,102,000 after buying an additional 951,209 shares during the last quarter.

Life&Culture Patriots with the blueprint to NFL Draft success
Author: 0 Patriots with the blueprint to NFL Draft success

The Patriots are not interested in moving on from Tom Brady's backup, unless they are bowled over with an offer. The Pats made their first-round pick back on March 10 when they sent the 32nd selection and a third rounder to New Orleans for the dynamic receiver.

Author: 0 Trump errs on the court system

In a series of tweets Wednesday morning, President Donald Trump went after rulings that judges had made against his proposed travel ban and his administration's fight against so-called sanctuary cities. But in this case, it begs the question of where else the jurisdictions at issue, Santa Clara County , the city of San Francisco and others, could have filed their lawsuit.

Life&Culture Wilson unemployment rate drops in March
Author: 0 Wilson unemployment rate drops in March

The local unemployment rate for March has not been below 4 percent since 1999, when it was 3.3 percent. "We have 103,000 more jobs today than we had at this same time last year, which is right at a 4 percent job growth over the year", state Labor Commissioner Mark Butler said.

Author: 0 Queen Elizabeth II turns 91 with quiet day, gun salutes

In Hyde Park at midday, 41 volleys in honour of her birthday will be fired by the King's Troop Royal Horse Artillery. With the death of 88-year-old King Bhumibol Adulyadej of Thailand last autumn, she is now the world's longest reigning living monarch.

Life&Culture YouTube Kids App Launches On LG, Samsung, And Sony Smart TVs
Author: 0 YouTube Kids App Launches On LG, Samsung, And Sony Smart TVs

On TV, the YouTube Kids has a red search icon with kids-friendly categories like shows and learning, placed next to it. And now it's arriving on a TV near you. Google's YouTube Kids service, which acts as a safe space for children to watch YouTube videos without the risk of stumbling upon more adult content, will shortly be coming to smart TVs via an app.

Life&Culture Lawyers want Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction dismissed
Author: 0 Lawyers want Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction dismissed

The judge granted her request and asked for investigators to release copies of the suicide notes to the family later that afternoon. It is reported that Hernandez committed suicide in his own cell and left suicide notes. "The family has the right, during this grieving process, to know their loved one's final thoughts". At the funeral home, two men in suits checked IDs as guests drove up the driveway.

Life&Culture Sony Has Dropped Dr. Luke Amid His Ongoing Legal Battle with Kesha
Author: 0 Sony Has Dropped Dr. Luke Amid His Ongoing Legal Battle with Kesha

The label didn't have too many hits - R. City's "Locked Away" was one - but Dr. Luke did continue to churn out hits for Sony's roster, including Cyrus' "Wrecking Ball" and Pitbull's "Timber". Kesha sought a release from her recording contract with the producer. Lady Gaga has also publicly supported Kesha in her quest. Even though this might seem like good news for Kesha , we're not sure that it actually nullifies her contract with the producer.

Life&Culture McDonald's new uniforms prompt sci-fi comparisons
Author: 0 McDonald's new uniforms prompt sci-fi comparisons

More than 70 percent of employees surveyed "feel that the new uniforms provide a modern image that they would be proud to wear", the company said in a statement . Social media had a field day when the fast-food chain tweeted about the new uniforms on Thursday. And now the company has taken the next logical step toward helping humanity have its allotted break today, unveiling new McDonald's uniforms that better reflect the techno-dystopian Playplace we live in.

Author: 0 Caitlyn Jenner tells all in new memoir

Jenner stopped hormone therapy in the '90s, and had the breasts surgically removed following the births of her daughters, Kendall and Kylie . But she didn't say much about the topic. "Caitlyn's writing a book, and given the fact that I didn't, let's call it 'agree, ' with her version of many things that happened, I have a little anxiety", Kris told the KUWTK camera.

Author: 0 Get Ready to Build a Snowman - Disney Announces FROZEN 2 Release Date!

Later this year, Olaf will get his very own Christmas special Olaf's Frozen Adventure , where he'll celebrate the holidays with Anna, Elsa, Kristoff, and Sven. Are you excited to see what Frozen 2 is all about? Danny Glover will voice Simba and James Earl Jones will voice Mufasa. The movie will make use of CG animation to render the characters of the movie much like in the recently released "The Jungle Book" movie.

Life&Culture Caitlyn Jenner says she would consider running for office
Author: 0 Caitlyn Jenner says she would consider running for office

And you have a better chance - although the Republican Party has very disappointed me over the years. I got way too many skeletons in my closet.' They'd have some reporter digging into me and I would be dead.they would destroy me. She also added that she is extraordinarily honest with her struggles and shared everything in the book despite Kris Jenner claiming that it was all made up.

Author: 0 He's back! Bill O'Reilly on air Monday

O'Reilly was terminated from the network last week after the New York Times reported in early April that Fox had paid out $13 million to five women over several years to settle sexual harassment allegations against the longtime Fox anchor.