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'Madea' trumps 'Jack Reacher' at No. 1 with $27.6M


How has Madea changed from the Madea on the stage of the Regal to what we see on film? When Madea's tormented granddaughter (Kimberly Elise) winds up on her doorstep after fleeing a awful husband, Madea helps the young woman with wild advice and a maniac's zeal for destructive revenge. Read More »

Mourinho has not lost his magic, insists Mikel


United face Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Sunday afternoon but club captain Rooney was not with players and staff at Stockport Station on Saturday afternoon, according to photographers. "I want to keep the good things and, at Chelsea , I had so many good things, in terms of results, friends I have for life, an awesome empathy with the supporters". Read More »

For the Bernie believers, a vote for Clinton does not come easy


Lest you think I am a lifelong Democrat, I am and have always been non-affiliated (independent). They're in cahoots with people like Guccifer 2.0 and WikiLeaks putting this out. "We can not elect a man to be president who objectifies women, brags about assaulting women and refers to our Mexican brothers as rapists", Sanders said, echoing Michelle Obama's previous criticism of a Trump presidency. Read More »

Scottie Pippen files for divorce


Both Larsa and Scottie agreed to a divorce several weeks ago, but then changed their minds. Scottie Pippen's soon to be ex-old lady, Larsa , was spending a lot of time with rapper Future . TMZ didn't have any more details, but it appears no one was arrested. During the first incident on October 2, Ft. On Friday, Scottie filed for divorce from his wife of 19 years. Read More »

Let's talk: Does Bob Dylan deserve his Nobel Prize for literature?

It is the first time in the 115 years of the prize that the award has been handed to a songwriter. His songs are taught as poetry on college campuses around the country. "When you talk about words having an effect on people around the world for generations - his words make us dream, they inspire us, they comfort us, they exhilarate us". Read More »

Lone children united with families in UK


The government agreed earlier this year to take in unaccompanied minors to be reunited with families in the United Kingdom. Ahead of its demolition, child refugees from the camp with family in the United Kingdom have been arriving in the country. Read More »

Lady Gaga wrote song about Trayvon Martin for new album

Fans already knew that Gaga's fifth studio album, out Friday, would be a departure. Shortly after releasing that " reverse Warholian expedition ", Gaga was deemed a critical and commercial flop, despite a strong first-week sales performance . Read More »

Czechs condemn UNESCO controversial Jerusalem resolution


It is the second time this year that UNESCO angered Israel. Israel is furious that the resolution refers to the Old City site in Jerusalem by its Muslim name, Al Aqsa Mosque/Al Haram Al Sharif. Larudee criticized the process of decision making in the United Nations Security Council, where certain states misuse their veto power to block any move against the Israeli regime. Read More »

Airbnb is trying more self-regulation in NY


The AP notes that residents who rent spare bedrooms, or own row houses or single-family homes are exempt from the law. Enforcement of the new laws will be a key challenge. As of June 1, Airbnb had 22,2253 listings for entire homes and 19,120 in NY - the sort illegal under state rules. The proposal includes having Airbnb collect taxes and remit them to the state of ny and cities throughout the state. Read More »

No sanctions for Minneapolis cops in man's death

The AP said a local prosecutor and the USA attorney declined earlier to file charges against the officers, both white, because of conflicting testimony from witnesses. He questioned the thoroughness of the department's investigation and said a civil lawsuit is forthcoming. Some witnesses said Clark was handcuffed when he was shot. Read More »

The Accountant Dominates Weekend Box Office

The weekend box office numbers have been calculated, and "The Accountant" is the top film. The R-rated drama was directed by Gavin O'Connor (" Warrior ", "Jane Got a Gun") and also features performances by Jon Bernthal , Daeg Faerch, Jeffrey Tambor and John Lithgow . Read More »

Netflix Teases New Barack Obama Biopic, 'Barry'


Barack Obama served the country for two consecutive terms but before that, he was known as Barry by his friends thus the title of the flick. The drama premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival this past September, and I was lucky enough to catch it (read my full review here). Read More »

Nobel Academy can't find Dylan to give prize


Bob Dylan performs at the Wiltern Theatre in Los Angeles in May 2004. But given this update to his website , it seems likely he'll show up, even if it will be a very low key arrival and attendance. "You shouldn't give it to Bob Dylan ". "WINNER OF THE NOBEL PRIZE IN LITERATURE", touts the page in all caps. However, Danius said she is not anxious. Read More »

Stephen Baldwin: Brother Alec's SNL Trump impression isn't amusing


Then Stephen added, "I don't want to be a party pooper here, but I don't think it's very amusing". Family holiday dinners are gonna be awkward . "Well, he's got the voice down very wellI". "Down to earth, a father, a husband and a businessman", he said. "I wholeheartedly believe Mr. Trump is the type of individual that will stand for those things". Read More »

Takeaways: Trump refuses to commit to accepting 2016 results


Clinton said, "Donald thinks belittling women makes him bigger". "We've been around for 240 years". In every U.S. presidential election, the candidates' position on abortion is a defining one for voters. He's also charged that Clinton attacked and intimidated women involved with her husband's affairs, bringing three women who accused former President Bill Clinton of unwanted sexual contact and even rape to sit in the audience for the second debate. Read More »

Trump campaign announces $100 million September fundraising haul

But his biggest disagreement with his running mate is on Immigration - having described Trump's proposed ban on Muslims entering America as "offensive and unconstitutional". In 2013, Donald Trump Jr. said women who can't handle sexual harassment shouldn't be in the workforce, and those who sue are engaging in a "get-rich-quick scheme". Read More »

Kanye West Blames "Tidal/Apple Bullshit" for Keeping Him Off Drake's 'VIEWS'

And we sent it back to him and he was like, "oh shit, The Throne is on this shit!" But Kanye's frustrations seem to have ended any potentially imminent joint release, either collectively with Drake or collectively with Jay. 'Cause of this Tidal-Apple bulls**t. As for West's future collaborations, it doesn't sound like a Watch the Throne sequel will be too easy to arrange. Read More »

Ole Miss Visits LSU as Tigers Get Hot


Kickoff is scheduled for 8 p.m. The Rebels are 1-2 in the SEC, 3-3 overall. When Orgeron was the head coach at Ole Miss from 2005-2007, he brought Freeze on to his staff. Fournette has not played the past three weeks because of an ankle injury. Orgeron is not committing to playing Fournette against the Rebels, wanting to see how practice goes as the junior running back tries to return from a nagging left ankle injury he aggravated at Auburn on September 24. Read More »

2 women tell paper Trump touched them inappropriately


Trump on a topic like this is risky", Trump campaign senior communications adviser Jason Miller said in a statement. Three women have told multiple media outlets that Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump inappropriately touched them in the past. Read More »

Derrick Rose found not liable on all counts in rape trail


In her suit, the woman requested $ 21 million , although her lawyer did not ask for a specific amount in his closing argument. She says she was unconscious while Rose, Ryan Allen , and Randall Hampton-the latter two Rose's childhood friends and current employees-had sex with her. Read More »

Actress pleads not guilty in North Dakota pipeline protest


Attorney General Loretta Lynch refused to meet with National Sheriff's Association (NSA) Executive Director Jonathan Thompson about the law enforcement issues facing communities in North Dakota as a result of protests of the Dakota Access Pipeline and the DOJ wants the ND U.S. Read More »

For Fox News and Moderator Chris Wallace, A Pivotal Debate Night


Fox News staffers are putting the ugly ouster of news chief Roger Ailes amid a cloud of sexual-harassment allegations behind them. But will he fact-check the debate? And the Commission on Presidential Debates has stuck by their choice, despite pressure from some media outlets. Read More »

Ivanka Trump says father will concede election if defeated


She appeared on the campaign trail days after the news broke but only seemed to make a general comment on the recent coverage of her father. And while she characterized the statements Donald Trump made about grabbing women "by the pussy" in the " Access Hollywood " recording as unacceptable, she said that stories about him don't change her view of her father. Read More »

Why Ohio is leaving Donald Trump for Hillary Clinton

Eleven of the contestants from the 1997 pageant said they did not remember Trump entering the room, with some saying it wouldn't have been possible. Another 30% said they didn't know. Clinton is on 52% compared to Trump's 38% in a head-to-head match up among likely voters. Monday's poll showed that Trump had only a 1-point edge over Clinton among people who identified as evangelicals. Read More »

Donald Trump's New Twitstorm Against 'SNL' and Alec Baldwin

When Trump was asked the question, "Do you feel you're moderating appropriate and positive behavior for today's youth?" he quickly responded, "No. Next". He later added, "The election is absolutely being rigged by the dishonest and distorted media pushing Crooked Hillary - but also at many polling places - SAD". Read More »

Thor: Ragnarok to Be a "70s/80s Sci-Fi/Fantasy"


Waititi confirmed Ragnarok's 80s-vibe. During a candid Reddit AMA , the director was asked how his film stacks up against the rest of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and he replied, "I think [ Thor: Ragnarok ] will be one of the most adventurous and most "out there" of all the Marvel movies". Read More »

Prater's kick, Bush's pick give Lions 31-28 win over Rams


Matt Prater (Estero), placekicker, Detroit Lions, No. 5- Prater kicked a 34-yard field goal with 1:09 left to give the Lions a 31-28 victory over the Rams. Punts were a rarity in this game. The Seahawks were able to take that fumble into a scoring drive. That is exactly what the Rams did on the following possession. Read More »

Canadians have a super nice message for Americans: You guys are great


The American Psychological Association reports that 52 percent of adults say that the election season has served as at least a large or significant source of stress. Americans have a lot of political concerns to deal with apart from deciding who will be the next president. The land that gave the world Ryan Gosling has now proven as seemingly warm and kind as that sensitive actor in America's time of need. Read More »

Trump Son-In-Law Jared Kushner Trying To Make Trump TV A Reality


Share your thoughts on the Trump-Kushner family's spaghetti tradition in the comment section below. Donald Trump is keen to start a TV network, according to press reports, catering to the many fans he's attracted across his decades in the public eye, and his more recent run as a presidential hopeful. Read More »