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LOUTH WEATHER: Storm Callum has 'potential to cause damage' LOUTH WEATHER: Storm Callum has 'potential to cause damage'
- October 13, 2018

The amber warning remains in place until 6pm on Saturday, while the broader yellow rain and wind warnings that include parts of north-west and south-west England, western Scotland and Northern Ireland will remain in place until midnight on Friday. (more...)
Kanye West Says Trump’s MAGA Hat Makes Him Feel Like Kanye West Says Trump’s MAGA Hat Makes Him Feel Like "Superman"
- October 12, 2018

In an extraordinary, mostly uninterrupted rant, West said that he was recently diagnosed as being bipolar, but he insisted the diagnosis was wrong and that he was merely sleep-deprived. West told the president. West has received a lot of backlash from fans and his fellow celebrities for his support of the president. West brought visual aids for his presentation, at one point whipping out his iPhone to pass around a photo, and thanks to a news camera and the sharp eyes of SportsNet New ... (more...)
The Duchess of Cambridge stuns at museum outing The Duchess of Cambridge stuns at museum outing
- October 12, 2018

She paired the dress with new, floral hooped statement earrings from the label and teamed the frock with deep purple accessories, including a waist cinching belt and plum velvet pumps from Jimmy Choo. Kate studied art history at the University of St Andrews, where she met Prince William . Middleton, who gave birth to Louis on April 23, has made appearances at events, such as the RAF centenary, Trooping the Colour, and Wimbledon, but she's only just officially returned back to work. (more...)
Harvey Weinstein Scores Victory When Judge Dismisses Sexual Assault Count Harvey Weinstein Scores Victory When Judge Dismisses Sexual Assault Count
- October 12, 2018

Some media outlets reported that there were problems with witness interviews done by one of the lead police detectives handling the investigation. The witness claimed that Evans told she voluntarily gave Weinstein oral sex to get an acting role. (more...)
Robbie Williams' daughter, 6, to be bridesmaid at United Kingdom royal wedding Robbie Williams' daughter, 6, to be bridesmaid at United Kingdom royal wedding
- October 11, 2018

The Duke of York has shared a series of family photos on his official Twitter account, as the royal wedding approaches. "She's also been banned from making a speech, as much as Eugenie would have liked her to, out of fear she may say something untoward or make subtle digs at the family", A palace aide told the publication. (more...)
Here's Your First Look at Ruby Rose as Batwoman Here's Your First Look at Ruby Rose as Batwoman
- October 10, 2018

Staying true to the comics, Ruby is rocking fiery red hair and Batwoman's signature suit in the first look of Ruby in the costume. Set against a dark and gritty city backdrop - with the Bat-Signal shining bright in the night sky no less - Rose stuns in this first look photo at the iconic superhero. (more...)
Khabib Nurmagomedov receives hero's welcome as he lands home in Russian Federation Khabib Nurmagomedov receives hero's welcome as he lands home in Russian Federation
- October 09, 2018

To call it chaos would be a gross understatement. However, that would deprive him of an October 27 fight between Nurmagomedov's teammate Zubaira Tukhugov and Artem Lobov, one of McGregor's best friends. "The biggest night of the year, and I'm disgusted". After the fight Khabib apologised to the athletic commission for his actions but not to McGregor or Danis and could still be in trouble with the UFC. (more...)
Guardiola was unaware of Mahrez's rotten run from the penalty spot Guardiola was unaware of Mahrez's rotten run from the penalty spot
- October 08, 2018

Guardiola admitted after the game that his team were deeper than usual as they controlled Liverpool's rapid forward line expertly. With Sergio Aguero replaced on the hour mark, Mahrez , a £60-million (US$78.7 million) signing from Leicester in July, took responsibility but fired high over the bar to Liverpool's relief as City's wait for a first win at Anfield since 2003 continued. (more...)
Christian Atsu hopes Newcastle United pile more misery on Manchester United Christian Atsu hopes Newcastle United pile more misery on Manchester United
- October 07, 2018

Should Mourinho remain in charge after the global break, his next match will be a trip to former club Chelsea . Former Manchester United captain Gary Neville has blasted a reported decision to sack Jose Mourinho as "an absolute disgrace". (more...)
First Lady Melania Trump criticised for 'colonial' hat choice in Kenya
- October 07, 2018

Melania Trump was criticized after she was spotted wearing a white pith helmet during her trip to Africa. "This is a first lady who's very, very careful about what she wears and what messages she does send, from her clothes to her facial expressions to. (more...)
The Two Players Jose Mourinho Desperately Wanted To Sign This Summer The Two Players Jose Mourinho Desperately Wanted To Sign This Summer
- October 07, 2018

Inter Milan has emerged as the most likely destination for Jose Mourinho should he be sacked by Manchester United . The former-United captain insisted that the second-half display showed that the United players are behind Mourinho , despite media reports suggesting otherwise. (more...)
Tom Hardy says his favourite 40 minutes Of 'Venom' were cut Tom Hardy says his favourite 40 minutes Of 'Venom' were cut
- October 05, 2018

In " Venom ", which opens Friday, Hardy plays both Eddie Brock, a Bay Area digital journalist, and Venom , Brock's alien symbiote that imbues Eddie with superpowers when not also challenging his self-esteem - as if Eddie's hosting a mighty parasite who's also an insult comic. (more...)
Will 'Lethal Weapon' Be Canceled After Damon Wayans Exit? Will 'Lethal Weapon' Be Canceled After Damon Wayans Exit?
- October 04, 2018

Damon Wayans , who plays Roger Murtaugh on the show, will be departing the project in December. "So I really don't know what they're planning, but that's what I'm planning. He added that he is "done" working on the show. "It's hard for me to play this loving, supportive father/husband/friend on TV but be the guy in life that who's telling everybody, 'I can't - I have to work'". (more...)
Melania Trump visits ex-slave holding facility in Ghana Melania Trump visits ex-slave holding facility in Ghana
- October 04, 2018

Mrs. Trump handed out teddy bears and blankets printed with her BE BEST message. She toured an infant clinic in Accra and met with Ghana's first lady at the presidential palace after she arrived Tuesday. Trump landed in the capital of Accra on Tuesday morning after a more than 12-hour journey from Washington. A welcome ceremony on a nearby lawn hosted dancers, drummers, and school children with Ghanaian and American flags waving high. (more...)
Amazon launches Fire TV Stick 4K with Alexa integration in India Amazon launches Fire TV Stick 4K with Alexa integration in India
- October 04, 2018

The remote uses Bluetooth and multidirectional infrared technology, allowing it to communicate with a variety of compatible TV and AV equipment in addition to providing voice command functionality. Once your trade-in is accepted by Amazon, add a Fire TV Stick 4K to your cart and the bonus savings of $20 will be taken out automatically during checkout. (more...)
First photos of Melania Trump's arrival in Ghana
- October 03, 2018

She landed in the capital of Accra on Tuesday morning after an overnight flight from Washington and was welcomed to the West African nation with dancing and drumming and schoolchildren waving mini USA and Ghanaian flags. She would also be making a donation to the facility. She later joined Akufo-Addo for tea. The trip is Trump's first major solo outing overseas as first lady. (more...)
Cardi B charged after fight at a New York strip club Cardi B charged after fight at a New York strip club
- October 02, 2018

As a result, new reports are claiming that Cardi B has turned herself into the police! Cardi B was not arrested, but she will reportedly face misdemeanor reckless endangerment and disorderly conduct charges. Nicki said on her Beats One radio show: "It's so sad for someone to pin that on me, because I'm the bad guy and they know people would believe them". (more...)
Assassin's Creed Odyssey Is Playable Right Through Chrome, If Google Picks You Assassin's Creed Odyssey Is Playable Right Through Chrome, If Google Picks You
- October 02, 2018

One of the perks of being a tester (besides being one of the first people to use what could very well be the future of gaming) will be the ability to play Assassin's Creed Odyssey on launch day - October 5, 2018 - for free. Google said anyone wanting to try the service needs a home internet connections 'capable of 25 megabits per second'. In 2014, the company reportedly planned to buy Twitch, a live streaming video platform popular with gamers before Amazon beat them to it. (more...)
Cristiano Ronaldo denies rape claim as 'fake news' Cristiano Ronaldo denies rape claim as 'fake news'
- October 02, 2018

But it is part of the job. Ronaldo has called Mayorga's account " fake news ", and his legal representation has criticized Der Spiegel's reporting and expressed intent to sue the publication. She says she was then in shock for three months before ultimately determining to draw a line under the matter by agreeing to a settlement. However, the lawsuit then alleges that Ronaldo's team hired "fixers" to shadow her, stalk her, and dig up dirt in a bid to discredit any potential criminal case. (more...)
Manchester United lacked quality, not desire - Mourinho Manchester United lacked quality, not desire - Mourinho
- September 30, 2018

Mourinho was apparently livid with the striker's Instagram usage during the game and did not shy away from letting his ace midfielder know how he felt, after which he was stripped off the vice-captaincy and subsequently dropped for the midweek defeat to Derby. (more...)
Brett Kavanaugh's future hangs in the balance as FBI begins investigation
- September 30, 2018

Walsh said . While Flake voted to recommend Kavanaugh's nomination, he also made the call for a limited investigation, throwing a proposed timetable that would have seen Kavanaugh confirmed Tuesday into turmoil. "As the Senate has requested, this update must be limited in scope and completed in less than one week", Trump said. She begged Flake to look her in the eye. (more...)
English Premier League match report Chelsea v Liverpool 29 September 2018 English Premier League match report Chelsea v Liverpool 29 September 2018
- September 30, 2018

But, as the clock ticked down, Sturridge had the final say - bending a lovely strike into the top corner from 30 yards. "He's fantastic football player, he had a full preseason and he's in the best shape since I've known him". So it's all on Hazard then! Yet, Sarri has demanded even more, believing Hazard can match Salah's goalscoring feats of last season if he concentrates his energies more on playing in the final third than dropping deep to try and create. (more...)
Fortnite Season 6 Launches With Halloween Theme, Pets, Invisibility, More Fortnite Season 6 Launches With Halloween Theme, Pets, Invisibility, More
- September 28, 2018

This change not only provides more cover, but the floating island actually adds some verticality to the gameplay. The storm circle has also been tweaked, reducing the wait time for each time the storm shrinks, though increasing the timer slightly during the shrinking phase. (more...)
Brett Kavanaugh to deny sex assault allegations in Senate testimony Brett Kavanaugh to deny sex assault allegations in Senate testimony
- September 28, 2018

Michael Avenatti has revealed the identity of a third Kavanaugh accuser, Juliet Swetnick, in a bombshell tweet , along with a sworn statement detailing her allegations . "I drank beer with my friends, usually on weekends". "I think women are standing together in solidarity more so than we were in '91". "For me personally, anxiety, phobia and PTSD-like symptoms are the types of things I've been coping with", she said. (more...)
Sen. Grassley slams Dems over handling of Kavanaugh confirmation, testimony underway
- September 28, 2018

Dr Ford told the committee, "I am an independent person and I am no pawn". It would be needed only if you couldn't take me out on the merits. Speaking on Wednesday with Shannon Bream on " Fox News @ Night", Hanafin said that when he administered the polygraph exam, it consisted of just two questions: "Is any part of your statement false?" and "Did you make up any part of your statement?" "I tried to yell for help", Ford said, adding that Kavanaugh put his hand over her mouth ... (more...)
Meghan Markle closing vehicle door herself sparks social media reaction
- September 27, 2018

However, Meghan appeared to break royal protocol by closing her auto door herself when she arrived. Meghan Markle , the Duchess of Sussex , and her mother Doria Ragland arrive at the launch of her cookbook featuring the recipes of women who lived in Grenfell Tower. (more...)
Bill Cosby’s Publicist: ‘They Persecuted Jesus And Look What Happened’ Bill Cosby’s Publicist: ‘They Persecuted Jesus And Look What Happened’
- September 27, 2018

The sentence means that Cosby could spend at least three years in prison, but up to 10. Under prison policy, he'll be allowed phone calls and visits and will get a chance to exercise. Cosby's first prison meal at SCI Phoenix was baked meatballs and rice, green beans, mashed potatoes and gravy, Durand said. His publicist Andrew Wyatt spoke to Tictoc (via The Washington Post ) where he compared the comedian to Jesus and said that race played a role in the conviction. (more...)
'Judgement day has come': Gloria Allred reacts to Bill Cosby's sentencing 'Judgement day has come': Gloria Allred reacts to Bill Cosby's sentencing
- September 26, 2018

On Tuesday, Constand submitted a victim impact statement to the judge, in which she recounted the day "a man I had come to know as a mentor and friend drugged and sexually assaulted me". Lili Bernard and former model Janice Dickinson - both Cosby accusers present at the hearing - tweeted on Tuesday: "May justice be served!" "This was a serious crime", said Judge Steven O'Neill from the bench at the Montgomery County Courthouse outside of Philadelphia. (more...)
Trump accuses Dems of playing ‘con game’ with Kavanaugh nomination delays, investigations Trump accuses Dems of playing ‘con game’ with Kavanaugh nomination delays, investigations
- September 26, 2018

Ford is set to testify publicly at a hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday about the allegations and Kavanaugh is expected to testify afterward in response to the same panel. Republicans on the Judiciary Committee do not expect, however, to be able to vote on Kavanaugh's confirmation until Friday at the absolute earliest. (more...)
People everywhere walk out in solidarity with sexual assault survivors
- September 25, 2018

Colorado resident Deborah Ramirez tells The New Yorker Kavanaugh thrust his penis in her face at a party and caused her to touch it without her consent. "I didn't see it; I never heard of it happening", said the woman, who was married to a male classmate who was alleged to have been involved. Katz requested that the hearing be held next Thursday, and that Kavanaugh testify before Ford, among other requests. (more...)
Trump's court nominee, faces new sex allegation Trump's court nominee, faces new sex allegation
- September 24, 2018

A second woman has come forward with allegations of sexual misconduct against Brett Kavanaugh , President Donald Trump's embattled nominee for the Supreme Court. Female staff attorneys for the Republican majority will question Ford, avoiding the hard optics of having the all-male GOP members of the committee grill a woman making a claim of sexual misconduct against a would-be Supreme Court justice. (more...)
Joshua weighs in 11 kilograms heavier than Povetkin Joshua weighs in 11 kilograms heavier than Povetkin
- September 23, 2018

Anthony Joshua retained his International Boxing Federation, World Boxing Association and World Boxing Organisation heavyweight titles with a seventh-round stoppage of Alexander Povetkin at London's Wembley Stadium on Saturday. "I said I'll fight you, but Wilder's got to agree that there's no second mandatory". "Joshua is under a lot of pressure". "He proved that with good left hooks, counter punches. (more...)
'America's Got Talent': Magician Shin Lim Takes 'AGT' Crown in Stunning Upset 'America's Got Talent': Magician Shin Lim Takes 'AGT' Crown in Stunning Upset
- September 21, 2018

After one of the most intense competitions yet, Boston magician Shin Lim took home the million dollar prize and a show in Las Vegas . America's Got Talent creamed the competition in the ratings with the first part of the finale on Tuesday beating the next most-watched entertainment programming by more than 5.5 million persons. (more...)
Serena Williams receives cookbook from Meghan Markle
- September 21, 2018

The dishes include coconut chicken curry, aubergine masala, caramelized plum upside-down cake and spiced mint tea. She added: There's so many people to thank - I'm extremely grateful because this is my first project and I appreciate your support. (more...)
Disney Streaming Service to Feature Loki and Scarlet Witch TV Shows Disney Streaming Service to Feature Loki and Scarlet Witch TV Shows
- September 20, 2018

Each series is expected to have between six to eight episodes. However, while at least two heavyweights are coming to the screen, Variety's report notes that the main Avengers , those who've had their own solo franchises like Captain America, Iron Man , and Thor, won't be appearing on the TV shows. (more...)
Jurgen Klopp would not swap Liverpool front three for PSG strikers Jurgen Klopp would not swap Liverpool front three for PSG strikers
- September 19, 2018

Despite Liverpool's dominant performance that secured a fifth successive win to start the season, Klopp was frustrated by his side's failure to finish off their rivals, after they missed a host of chances to win the game by a wide margin. (more...)
Early Emmys ratings are at an all-time low Early Emmys ratings are at an all-time low
- September 19, 2018

The Amazon television show about a 1950s housewife who turns to stand-up comedy won four Emmys in the first hours, including for Rachel Brosnahan's lead role as a 1950s housewife who turns to stand-up after a divorce. The message was hard to miss: we may have gotten far but there have always been clear biases in what the Television Academy nominates and deems worthy of an award. (more...)
Emmy Award-Winner Wows Audience By Proposing Marriage Mid-Speech Emmy Award-Winner Wows Audience By Proposing Marriage Mid-Speech
- September 18, 2018

He also said that his mother loved his girlfriend, and that prompted the epic wedding proposal. "Because I want to call you my wife", Weiss said to applause. The overwhelmed Jan walked up to the stage cheered on by TV's biggest stars, and Weiss put a ring on it. Fans on social media oohed and aahed over the romantic proposal. (more...)
Hamilton opens 40-point lead with Singapore victory Hamilton opens 40-point lead with Singapore victory
- September 17, 2018

A visibly disappointed Vettel could manage no better than third fastest after again having his preparations for the crucial lap interrupted by him trying to guide Ferrari's pit lane operations. "I think the approach I have is working really well, so I don't see the point in changing, " Hamilton said after his seventh win of the season and 69th in F1. (more...)
Russia: UK's novichok interview allegations 'absurd' Russia: UK's novichok interview allegations 'absurd'
- September 15, 2018

The men, Alexander Petrov and Ruslan Boshirov , told the Kremlin-financed network Russia Today that they had traveled from Moscow to the English provincial city of Salisbury in March to visit its ancient cathedral, not to assassinate Sergei Skripal , a former double agent who sold secrets to Britain. (more...)