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Manassas Ballet brings holiday cheer with Nutcracker performance

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Featuring 100 local students alongside a company of professional dancers, the Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center's production of "The Nutcracker" has been an annual tradition since 2010. "It has such a great feeling as soon as you walk in the doors, like you're stepping back into time", she said. Clara is a lovely, lovely dancer, so dramatic. Read More »

Muslim-owned restaurant wins hearts for selfless gesture

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One Twitter user wrote: "Wow!" The signs placed in the window of Shish Restaurant. According to the restaurant's tweet , the meal will include a starter course of soup and Cacik (Turkish cucumber salad), a chicken or vegetarian main course, and rice pudding for dessert. Read More »

Beyonce leads Grammy nominations as Drake and Rihanna trail with eight nods

The band's smash hit "7 Years", which set a Danish Billboard record, is up for " Record of the Year ". Updating the competition's rules "keeps us as current and as relevant as we can and it keeps the process dynamic", he said. In this category, Lukas Graham once again faces Beyonce and Adele, as well as Justin Bieber and Mike Posner . If Adele wins, she will become only the second woman to receive the best album prize twice after Taylor Swift. Read More »

USW: 730 union jobs saved in Carrier deal - not 1100

Trump made vowing to keep Carrier in the country and returning other good-paying manufacturing jobs to the economically challenged Midwest a major part of his successful presidential campaign. "We were heartbroken when we heard Carrier was pulling up stakes", said Pence, who acknowledges he couldn't broker the deal. Carrier will receive about $7 million in state tax breaks to keep about 800 jobs in IN under the deal it worked out with Trump, although the company will still move hundreds of ... Read More »

Support Mounts for Retired Gen. James Mattis as Defense Secretary

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Because he retired only in 2013, Mattis is technically ineligible for the job since he has not been a civilian for at least seven years. I also look forward to hearing how General Mattis would invest in our military's capabilities, not only against ISIL and the threats we face on the battlefield today, but against those threats on the horizon and particularly how our nation can best deter and prepare for future conflicts with additional investment in research, development, and testing of next ... Read More »

Penn State misses College Football Playoff final four

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Heading into this season, none of ESPN's Big Ten writers had Wisconsin in the Championship Game and none of them had Paul Chryst as a Coach of the Year candidate. Penn State's Big Ten title game win over the Badgers stirred some conversation to put the Nittany Lions in the playoff. "Yeah, I think conference championship games should carry weight", Franklin said. Read More »

Even with holiday creep, Black Friday is a big shopping day

The National Retail Federation reports that American consumers plan to spend an average of $936 during the holiday shopping season this year, a figure 4 percent higher than last year's and making it the second-highest level of personal spending in the NRF survey's 13-year history. Read More »

Florence Henderson was 'America's mom'

She went on to play Maria in a road production of " The Sound of Music ", was Nellie Forbush in a revival of " South Pacific " and was back on Broadway with Jose Ferrer in " The Girl Who Came to Supper " in 1963. On Thursday, the 60-year-old actress shared an image of the pair together on Twitter, writing, "You are in my heart forever Florence". Earlier this week, just days before her death, Henderson was on the set of "Dancing With the Stars" to cheer on McCormick, who is competing on ... Read More »

Honey G has 'amazing single' ready to release

No novelty act has ever made it past Top 5, to my knowledge, so it wasn't exactly surprising to find Honey G in the sing-off again. She explained: "I'm single". They've got a problem with a white person rapping. For those distraught at the rapper leaving the competition, it sounds like Honey G will be back on record soon. Read More »

"Fantastic Beasts" tops box office with $75 million

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As noted by Variety , this first installment in a new five-part film series from Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling boasted a sizable production budget of $180 million. According to Dergarabedian, it's a great start for " Fantastic Beasts ", saying that the movie's domestic numbers, along with its global haul of $143.3 million, "shows the tremendous goodwill built on the back of the " Harry Potter " brand". Read More »

'SNL' skewered Donald Trump's tweeting habits - Trump responds by tweeting

I mean, there probably aren't high schoolers freaking out mid-class about his tweets, but it's got to be pretty close. "You see my new profile picture?" asked one man sitting at home with his girlfriend. Baldwin-as-Trump is enthusiastically retweeting the words of a teen named Seth. Maybe the SNL writers' room was exhausted this week - but if the past 25 days have been any indication, the show should probably get used to having to pare down an embarrassment of Trump embarrassments to a ... Read More »

People are convinced Madonna got cosmetic surgery on her bum

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Madonna had also professed her love for Penn at his Help Haiti Home benefit gala this past January, saying, "I want to say, Sean , that I love you from the moment that I laid eyes on you and I still love you just the same". "Now you know a little bit about Malawi and how I met my mother". He was on hand to introduce his mother, telling audience members who paid at least $5,000 (£3,900) per plate: "I realise I'm one of the lucky ones". Read More »

First look of Rajini's much-awaited 2.o launched

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The superstar said, "In this film I am the villain". Filmmaker Karan Johar hosted the event on Sunday. In a tweet, Akshay said it was totally worth it. While the album will feature five to six songs, the movie will have one song. Amidst the first look launch event of the sequel of 2010 Tamil superhit " Enthiran " yesterday, surprising all and sundry, the Bhaijaan of Bollywood turned up. Read More »

'Dancing with the Stars' Season 23 victor of the Mirror Ball Trophy

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Season 21's contestant Andy Grammer also returned to perform his new single "Fresh Eyes". Len Goodman and Julianne Hough praised their chemistry, while Carrie Ann Inaba said it was a "perfect choice for the fusion dance". Come back tomorrow to MLive where we will have a Live Blog during the finale. Former NFL star Calvin Johnson came in third. "I just want to thank everyone for the support riding on this insane roller coaster of life", 16-year-old Hernandez said after she was crowned ... Read More »

New Uncharted: The Lost Legacy announced

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Naughty Dog have revealed a new addition to the Uncharted series at PSX in Uncharted: The Lost Legacy. There isn't now much information about the new title, aside from the two main characters. The Lost Legacy started life as straight DLC, but expanded to the point where Naughty Dog made a decision to spin it out as a standalone. No release window for Uncharted: The Lost Legacy was announced, but considering we just got Uncharted 4 , it may be a while. Read More »

Barcelona were the better team in El Clasico - Suarez

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Real coach Zinedine Zidane remarked afterwards: "We have to highlight the spirit shown by this team yet again, the way we worked together and the belief we showed until the end to clinch this important point". Instead, it has now drawn three rounds in a row and only won two of its last seven matches overall, a particularly poor run for a side boasting an attack of Lionel Messi, Neymar and Suarez. Read More »

Fantastic Beasts movie spins magic in the US

The fantasy adventure stars Eddie Redmayne as magical explorer Newt Scamander in 1920s New York City. However, Scamander is in possession of a creature called an Obscurus, a dark cloud that is housed in a kind of bubble inside his magic suitcase full of creatures. Read More »

Here's How Supergirl Sets Up The CW's Epic Four-Show Crossover

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That bit where Kara and Mon-El start smooching struck me as an earned and tender moment amidst so many other plot threads. She's so deliberate and Machiavellian at all times that she doesn't really come across as a person. Aww. Alex tells Kara that she and J'onn have to stay in the DEO until they figure out what the substance is, to Kara's displeasure. She's disappointed that her parents legacy might be death and destruction. Read More »

Prince Harry, Rihanna take HIV test on World Aids Day

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She appeared in her first outfit styled by Jahleel Weaver on Wednesday to greet Prince Harry in a trendy asymmetrical one-shoulder with an oversized, statement sleeve dress. Prince Harry and Rihanna shared the stage at Barbados's 50th anniversary of independence celebration. "You're laughing now", Rihanna said. "The more we get the word out, the better". Read More »

Yuvraj Singh Shows Bhangra Move On His Sangeet Ceremony

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Yuvraj and Hazel have both stayed fairly quiet about their wedding details. Among those expected to attend are Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Sachin Tendulkar. An ornate gold maang-teeka made for statement jewellery. Yuvraj & Hazel Cocktail Party occurred yesterday at the plush city hotel. One can see in the pictures how Virat Kohli and the entire cricket fraternity are having a good time together. Read More »

Yuvraj Singh-Hazel Keech cocktail ceremony

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Yuvraj and Hazel got a little cozy while Yuvraj thanked everyone for showering them with love. The adorable couple Yuvraj Singh and Hazel Keech are all set to tie the knot today in a grand ceremony. Two dinners were planned - one on Tuesday after the mehendi and the ring ceremony, and the other on Wednesday. Hazel looked lovely in a maroon lehenga with shades of pink on sleeves. Read More »

Yuvraj Singh-Hazel Keech cocktail ceremony

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Yuvraj and Hazel got a little cozy while Yuvraj thanked everyone for showering them with love. The adorable couple Yuvraj Singh and Hazel Keech are all set to tie the knot today in a grand ceremony. Two dinners were planned - one on Tuesday after the mehendi and the ring ceremony, and the other on Wednesday. Hazel looked lovely in a maroon lehenga with shades of pink on sleeves. Read More »

Yuvraj Singh-Hazel Keech cocktail ceremony

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Yuvraj and Hazel got a little cozy while Yuvraj thanked everyone for showering them with love. The adorable couple Yuvraj Singh and Hazel Keech are all set to tie the knot today in a grand ceremony. Two dinners were planned - one on Tuesday after the mehendi and the ring ceremony, and the other on Wednesday. Hazel looked lovely in a maroon lehenga with shades of pink on sleeves. Read More »

Yuvraj Singh and Hazel Keech wedding pictures released

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Yuvraj Singh's traditional wedding with Hazel Keech is the hottest topic of discussion among cricket fans on the internet. The reception ceremony is sure to be a glamorous event with guests like PM Narandra Modi and the Indian and English cricketing fraternity in attendance, aside from Yuvraj and Hazel's family and friends. Read More »

Yuvraj Singh and Hazel Keech wedding pictures released

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Yuvraj Singh's traditional wedding with Hazel Keech is the hottest topic of discussion among cricket fans on the internet. The reception ceremony is sure to be a glamorous event with guests like PM Narandra Modi and the Indian and English cricketing fraternity in attendance, aside from Yuvraj and Hazel's family and friends. Read More »

Yuvraj and Hazel Keech tied the knot at quiet wedding at Dera

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If Yuvraj looked like a King, Hazel was no less than a queen. The lovebirds, who exchanged rings in Bali last year in November, got married after more than a year of courtship in a two-day ceremony. Yuvi is completely smitten and never neglects to pamper her by taking her on movie and dinner trips. Yuvraj & Hazel Cocktail Party occurred yesterday at the plush city hotel. Read More »

Hazel Keech And Yuvraj Singh Ki Shaadi. See First Pics From Wedding

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Hazel has starred with Salman Khan in Bodyguard , so will he be a guest on her special night? Here are some pictures from Yuvraj Singh and Hazel Keech's wedding at Gurudwara at Dera of Baba Ram Singh. The Sangeet function was held at the same hotel where the Indian and England teams were staying. The couple also are set to go through a Hindu ritual marriage ceremony in Goa on December 2 and a reception has been organised in the Capital city on December 7. Read More »

PM Modi's presence fails to end House logjam

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The Opposition - which had demanded his presence in the House as a precondition for the demonetisation debate to continue - referred to his recent statements outside Parliament and called for an apology, alleging that he had suggested that Opposition members opposing the move were backing black money. Read More »