Culture

Kushner Companies' Pitch To Chinese Investors Raises Conflict Of Interest Questions

Kushner Companies' Pitch To Chinese Investors Raises Conflict Of Interest Questions

Over this past weekend, Nicole Kushner Meyer pitched a Jersey City housing development to more than 100 investors in Beijing, according to the New York Times and Washington Post (paywalls). project...

by · Culture
Akshay Kumar meets PM Modi, discusses 'Toilet: Ek Prem Katha'

Akshay Kumar meets PM Modi, discusses 'Toilet: Ek Prem Katha'

Last week, Akshay, who won the National Film Award in the Best Actor category for Rustom, was felicitated by President Pranab Mukherjee. Akshay revealed that the PM smiled after he heard the title of ...

by · Culture

Student gets free Wendy's chicken nuggets for a year after viral tweet

Wilkerson, a student at Manogue High School, started the legendary social media campaign in early April when he tweeted: "Yo @Wendys how many retweets for a year of free chicken nuggets" as a joke. Wi...

by · Culture
Fox News co-president Shine resigns as harassment scandal rumbles on

Fox News co-president Shine resigns as harassment scandal rumbles on

Shine's exit comes on the heels of the ouster of FNC primetime star Bill O'Reilly after a NYT report about the millions Fox News had paid out to women who had made harassment allegations about O'Rei...

by · Culture
Increases in Louth rent prices are the highest in the country

Increases in Louth rent prices are the highest in the country

As part of his attempts to tackle the housing supply crisis, Mr Coveney, the housing minister, introduced caps in Dublin and Cork past year which prevented landlords from raising... The economist said...

by · Culture
Trump Responds to Testimony on Flynn, Russian Influence

Trump Responds to Testimony on Flynn, Russian Influence

James Clapper, the Director of National Intelligence under Obama, and Sally Yates, who was Deputy Attorney General, will testify to the Senate Judiciary subcommittee on crime and terrorism, the firs...

by · Culture

American Idol Is Back: ABC Revives Show For 2017-2018 Season

But Idol has a built-in (if faded) fan base, and the reboot will likely be heavily promoted during ABC's Oscar telecast, typically the highest-rated entertainment program each year. And knowing how ...

by · Culture

'American Idol' Revival in the Works at ABC, Ryan Seacrest May Host

Sources tell Variety that Seacrest has had no formal discussions with ABC or producers about returning to " Idol ", but may be open to the possibility if he feels that the role is right and it can b...

by · Culture

Quebec floods force 1500 people from their homes

Some parts of eastern Ontario were also hit hard by flooding, and Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale said the federal government was responding to a request from the Ontario government for "additi...

by · Culture
Former

Former "Bachelor" Chris Soules charged with felony hit and run

NBC affiliate KWWL reported on Monday that Soules has been charged with hit and run, resulting from death as a result of the crash. Attorneys also told KWWL that this formal charge is the same as ...

by · Culture
Amazon Introduces Live Music Events for Prime Subscribers

Amazon Introduces Live Music Events for Prime Subscribers

Amazon have announced a new series of low-key gigs and concerts happening across London this summer, which will launch with legendary rockers Blondie playing at Hackney's Round Chapel. Strategists ha...

by · Culture

IPL 2017: AB de Villiers Leaves RCB to Return Home to Family

This game against KKR was RCB's last home assignment of the season. The Trinidadian has been a key cog for the two-time IPL champion Kolkata Knight Riders, essentially because of a bag of tricks...

by · Culture
'Star Wars: Episode IX' - Kathleen Kennedy Says Lucasfilm

'Star Wars: Episode IX' - Kathleen Kennedy Says Lucasfilm

In the end, the only option was to not have General Leia Organa appear at all. This week in an interview, Fisher's brother, Todd, also said that the family had given permission for existing footage ...

by · Culture
Dunham hits back at 'diet' magazine cover

Dunham hits back at 'diet' magazine cover

The Girls creator and star had a no-nonsense response to Us Weekly's " 20 Slimdown Diet Tips " headline, which appeared on the magazine's cover alongside her photo. She also highlighted her concerns...

by · Culture
Germany rejects idea of joint euro bonds after Macron victory

Germany rejects idea of joint euro bonds after Macron victory

In an early plea for unity, Macron reached out to Le Pen's supporters after their vicious election battle. It was a very bold step, a rejection of Marine Le Pen as forceful as the vote count . Ital...

by · Culture

News guide for Trump-Russia probe focusing on ousted Flynn

Still, Democrats on the House Russia investigation are anxiously watching Monday's hearing: First, to see if Yates shows up and, second, to see how much she reveals publicly. Former Acting Attorney ...

by · Culture

Ryan Ellis remains catalyst for Predators offense in game-four

Now, they'll have to keep up that momentum against a Blues team that has figured out how to score on Pekka Rinne . Game 5 is Friday night at Scottrade Center in St. Allen starred again for the Blues...

by · Culture
Kelly Ripa announces Ryan Seacrest as her new 'Live' co-host

Kelly Ripa announces Ryan Seacrest as her new 'Live' co-host

Raw interview with Kelly and Ryan after announcement:Seacrest will move to NY for the job, but he'll continue his daily radio show and other ventures, he said. Kelly is set to make $18 million in he...

by · Culture
'Happy Days' actress Erin Moran dies at 56

'Happy Days' actress Erin Moran dies at 56

The cause of death was released Monday in a joint statement from the Harrison County Coroner's office and sheriff's department . "Upon the arrival, it was determined that the female was Erin Marie ...

by · Culture
Narine, Lynn star in KKR's resounding win over RCB

Narine, Lynn star in KKR's resounding win over RCB

It was Sunil Narine's show as he annihilated the opposition bowlers, hitting them for long sixes, and reached his half century in just 15 balls - the joint fastest in the history of the Indian Premier...

by · Culture