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Academy President John Bailey is the latest big-name Hollywood honcho to face sexual harassment accusations. The irony of the situation is that under Bailey's tenure the Academy has made what Variety describes as a "historic shift" in the way the organization approaches sexual misconduct by its members, such as expelling Harvey Weinstein due to the dozens of allegations that have been made against him.
  • Russian Federation hits back at United Kingdom, cites 2018 World Cup

    Russian Federation hits back at United Kingdom, cites 2018 World Cup

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    The British government it would respond decisively to any Russian government's involvement, in the wake of the poisoning of a former Russian double agent in England . The Football Association (FA) will work closely with the United Kingdom government regarding England's participation at the World Cup amid reports the team could be pulled out of the tournament.
  • Obama, Northam give U.Va. love with NCAA Tournament picks

    Obama, Northam give U.Va. love with NCAA Tournament picks

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    Now, if you want to be cynical about this you could point out that Obama's men's Final Four is made up of schools that play in the swing states of Virginia , North Carolina , Pennsylvania, and MI. Like last year, Obama has the Huskies - who enter the tournament with a ideal 32-0 record once again - winning it all, even after MSU (32-1) pulled off the upset last year before falling to SC in the final.
  • Research Report for Investors: Marvell Technology Group Ltd. (NASDAQ:MRVL)

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    The stock increased 0.21% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $23.45. About 948,507 shares traded. Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) has risen 6.23% since March 16, 2017 and is uptrending. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, October 11 by Canaccord Genuity. Nomura maintained The Charles Schwab Corporation (NYSE:SCHW) on Thursday, January 18 with "Hold" rating.
  • Irrfan Khan diagnosed with neuroendocrine tumour, leaves India for treatment

    Irrfan Khan diagnosed with neuroendocrine tumour, leaves India for treatment

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    Symptoms for neuroendocrine tumour include flushing, diarrhea, asthma or wheezing, congestive heart failure (CHF), abdominal cramping, peripheral edema and heart palpitations. The rumours Irrfan is referring to here are unconfirmed reports that surfaced in the media shortly after his March 5 announcement, speculating that he has brain tumour.
  • US Public Support For Israel Has Never Been Higher

    US Public Support For Israel Has Never Been Higher

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    Sixty-four percent of respondents said that they had more sympathy with Israelis, tying the previous highs recorded in 1991 and 2013 - though the American population has grown since that time. The situation regarding the Palestinians is flipped, with 21% viewing the Palestinians Authority favorably, and 71% unfavorably. The US relationship with the Palestinians has been terse since Trump's declaration recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and his vow to relocate the US embassy ...
  • Kendrick Lamar among top names set for Electric Picnic

    Kendrick Lamar among top names set for Electric Picnic

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    Last year, the festival sold out five minutes after the final round of tickets went on sale. Melvin Benn, managing director of Festival Republic, referred to Lamar as "the biggest superstar on the planet". More acts are expected to be announced in the coming weeks, while organisers also revealed that a new venue will be added for this year's festival.
  • Rihanna's anger at advert wipes $800m off Snapchat shares

    Rihanna's anger at advert wipes $800m off Snapchat shares

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    Following Rihanna's statement, Snapchat's share price fell by more than four per cent. Snapchat ads are subject to review and approval, and its policies include prohibiting "shocking, sensational or disrespectful content". "This advertisement is disgusting and never should have appeared on our service". "We are so sorry we made the bad mistake of allowing it through our review process", the Snapchat statement concluded.
  • Kim Kardashian on why she chose to have another girl

    Kim Kardashian on why she chose to have another girl

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    She has pink hair , eats McDonald's on private jets , and is now friends with this Ukrainian billionaire who's trying to be the next Madonna . The beauty mogul went on to reveal that she clears all waste information from her phone at the end of every day as she "can't see too much noise", and also divulged the lessons she believes she and Kanye have both learnt from each other during their marriage.
  • Baaghi 2: Jacqueline steps into Madhuri's shoes with 'Ek do teen'

    Baaghi 2: Jacqueline steps into Madhuri's shoes with 'Ek do teen'

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    Madhuri Dixit , who earlier performed on the original track back in the 80's had raised the bar of dancing with her tremendous dance moves and now it will be interesting to see if Jacqueline is able to live up to our expectations. Talking about Baaghi 2 , the film is the second instalment of Baaghi which initially starred Tiger Shroff and Shraddha Kapoor. Speaking to Bollywood Life , Fernandez clarified that there's no chance of any comparison as she holds Madhuri in utmost esteem ...
  • Patiala Court convicts Daler Mehndi in human trafficking case

    Patiala Court convicts Daler Mehndi in human trafficking case

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    According to an ANI report, Mehndi has been convicted to 2-years in prison. It is during this 10 people were taken as group members to America and were "dropped off" illegally. Later, several more complaints came up leveling charges of fraud against the two brothers. Daler and his brother, Shamsher Singh, were accused of human trafficking in 2003.
  • Donatella Versace says luxury brand won't use furs in products anymore

    Donatella Versace says luxury brand won't use furs in products anymore

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    Donatella Versace, the artistic director and vice-president of Versace, said that she did not want to kill animals to make fashion, and added, It doesnt feel right, speaking in an interview with The Economists 1843 magazine on Wednesday. Brands like Marni, which was born out of a family fur business, have a tougher line to tread. In response to Donatella Versace's announcement, Nicola Beynon, Humane Society International's Head of Campaigns in Australia, said: "Versace is a massively ...
  • Claire Foy was paid less than Matt Smith for The Crown

    Claire Foy was paid less than Matt Smith for The Crown

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    Although the show is still looking for an actor to take over for Matt Smith as Prince Philip, hopefully whoever they pick won't rock the boat when it comes to salary. Representatives for Smith and Foy did not respond to CNN's multiple requests for comment. Salary parity has always been a hot topic in Hollywood, but is more so now with the #MeToo and Times Up movements casting light on the treatment of women.
  • Matt Damon Moving His Family to Australia over Trump's Policies

    Matt Damon Moving His Family to Australia over Trump's Policies

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    The 47-year-old Damon, who has four daughters with his wife, Luciana Barroso , has lived in LA and NY since leaving Boston. A rep for Damon did not get back to us. " He's also telling friends he wants to have a safe place to raise his kids ". However, Damon spokeswoman Jennifer Allen stated in an email to The Boston Globe that he has not bought a house in Australia and is not moving there.
  • Finding alternative viewpoints as United States students protest

    Finding alternative viewpoints as United States students protest

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    The protests commemorated the 17 students and staff killed at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, on February 14. "It was very surreal", said Howard High School Principal Shannon Norfleet. "It was a training day", he said. Many students held signs up calling for stricter gun control laws and urged lawmakers across the board to enact policies that would prevent mass shootings from ever happening again.
  • WWE Drops Fabulous Moolah, Name Changed to WrestleMania Women's Battle Royal

    WWE Drops Fabulous Moolah, Name Changed to WrestleMania Women's Battle Royal

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    In retrospect, this makes much more sense, as WWE isn't typically known for listening to their audience. The current women's division has now had their first-ever Royal Rumble and Elimination Chamber matches in 2018. The men's battle royal has taken place over the last four years at each of the WrestleMania PPVs, with the victor receiving a large trophy created in late WWE star Andre the Giant's likeness.
  • 5 victims to testify in upcoming Bill Cosby trial

    5 victims to testify in upcoming Bill Cosby trial

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    Prosecutors now have to decide which five accusers it wants to put on the witness stand next month. "We are reviewing the judge's order and will be making some determinations", District Attorney Kevin Steele said. Constand was unconscious and unable to consent", Jappe said, "because he'd done it for so long". All of the more than 50 women who have been interviewed by prosecutors came forward after Constand first told her story to authorities in 2005.
  • NEW GODS Movie By Director AVA DUVERNAY On Its Way

    NEW GODS Movie By Director AVA DUVERNAY On Its Way

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    Miracle is perhaps the most marketable of all of the New Gods characters, along with his wife, Big Barda, and Orion himself. The most recent, "The New 52", was issued in 2011. Making a New Gods movie is certainly a step in that direction. Marvel has reportedly been eyeing her for some time, but it looks like Warner Bros - perhaps specifically becuase of the offer to make her film independent of a shared universe - has lured her in first.
  • Danny Boyle confirms he's directing James Bond film

    Danny Boyle confirms he's directing James Bond film

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    The only remaining domino that needs to fall is the approval of the script core Boyle collaborator John Hodge ( Trainspotting series, The Beach ) is now writing, according to IndieWire . Additionally, John Hodge ( Trainspotting ) was also confirmed as the screenwriter; it's the pair's idea for the latest James Bond feature that they're shaping and finalizing at the moment, and everything going forward hinges on its success.
  • Fathom Events hosting Walking Dead finale and Fear TWD premiere

    Fathom Events hosting Walking Dead finale and Fear TWD premiere

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    The connective tissue here is Morgan Jones ( Lennie James ), a Walking Dead regular who'll be crossing over to become a Fear the Walking Dead regular. Comic book readers know that in the TV world of The Walking Dead , the comics are more of a guide than source material followed to the letter, which means it's anyone's guess what will finally happen with Rick and Negan face off in the season 8 finale.
  • .LosAngeles LST17 SORKIN-LAWSUIT

    .LosAngeles LST17 SORKIN-LAWSUIT

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    The suit claims screenwriter Aaron Sorkin's script portrays Finch, the noble attorney who represents a black man wrongly accused of rape, as someone else in the play. She received US$100,000 (S$131,000) for the production rights, as well as what Broadway experts described as a generous portion of the box office revenue and any net profit.