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Twitter Blocks Marsha Blackburn's Pro-Life Campaign Ad

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Blackburn's committee eventually recommended in its final report that federal funding be banned for research on fetal tissue obtained through elective abortions. "I'm politically incorrect and proud of it ", said Blackburn, who then listed her reasons for running. Blackburn invited followers to "join me in standing up to Silicon Valley " by retweeting the video, which still appeared to play on the platform. Read More »

'RHOA' Star NeNe Leakes Expresses 'Regret' Over Rape Comment

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At this time, it remains unclear what the audience member said that prompted Leaks' comments. As a woman and someone who's survived abuse, I regret the words I used. It comes after the RHOA star also got into a social media spat with Kim Zolciak's daughter, Brielle Biermann , last week. '@briellebiermann We don't have roaches! Leakes responded by blasting Biermann on Instagram . Read More »

Man City reportedly readying €400m bid for Leo Messi

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AS claims sources close to Man City have held "serious conversations" with Messi's "inner circles" and City have proven over the last few summers that they have the money to throw around. That would obliterate the world-record £200m fee Paris Saint-Germain paid to sign Neymar in the summer. If they get an incline that Messi could be tempted to reunite with his former Barcelona boss at the Etihad, City were prepared to offer £359million for his services. Read More »

Blade Runner 2049 underperforms in opening box office weekend

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In the end , they got a mediocre one. Critics have showered praise on said sequel - which is titled " Blade Runner: 2049 " - and a few have even boldly claimed that it surpasses the original (even if it disappointed at the box office). With its attractive cinematography and its intense but slow-burning story, publications likeVanity Fairpredict that the film could find itself joining the race for this year's Academy Awards, hoping that the film could finally score an Oscar for ... Read More »

'Pregnant' Khloe Kardashian talks curves at Good American's first anniversary party

The " Keeping Up with the Kardashians " star also praised her grandmother Mary Jo Campbell - who goes by MJ - as another inspiration, because "she conducts and carries herself as a woman". Without addressing any individual in particular, Kardashian wrote in a comment on the post , "This is a peplum shirt". "It's just the way the shirt is designed". Read More »

Star Wars: Battlefront II beta extended for two extra days

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Here's also hoping that the campaign is strong. A few days ago, we informed you about the restoration of the multiplayer mode for Star Wars Battlefront 2 2005. Battlefront 2 will have many maps from launch. It must be so hard for companies to filter through valuable feedback, but Star Wars Battlefront 2 seems to have fallen foul to gamers' opinions. Read More »

Classes cancelled, offices closed due to 2000-acre brush fire

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An hour later, the Orange County Fire Authority estimated the fire had burned 2,000 acres and was 0 percent contained. The blaze prompted evacuations in some 1,000 homes in the area. The wind-driven brush fire, first reported around 10 a.m., has consumed at least 2,000 acres as it spread quickly through the Anaheim Hills area. South of the 91 Freeway, west of the 241, north of Nohl Canyon Road and east of Serrano. Read More »

Harvey Weinstein Tried to Impede Company's Harassment Probe

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Among the A-listers weighing in were his longtime allies and beneficiaries Meryl Streep, Judi Dench and director Kevin Smith . The 82-year-old called the allegations against the Hollywood executive "horrifying". "So far, Harvey Weinstein has checked off "Sex" and 'Lies, ' but I really don't want to see the Videotape", Colbert tweeted Friday in an apparent nod to the Weinstein-produced film, "Sex, Lies, and Videotape". Read More »

October 8-14th is National Fire Prevention Week

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An open house will be held at the main fire station, Fire Station One at 500 N. Casino Center Blvd. on Sunday, October 14, 10 a.m.to 2 p.m. Firefighters will make the trips only when their services are not needed, officials said. "Fires occur in residences most often and you have about two minutes to get out due to the smoke", he said. "My personal hope is that one day, that eight will turn into zero". Read More »

Meghan McCain Joins 'The View' as Co-Host

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The new conservative co-host comes as the replacement to Jedediah Bila , who announced in September that she would be departing the show effective immediately. Meghan McCain seen at the Marie Claire Fresh Faces Party in 2014 in West Hollywood. John McCain , and has had a fairly high profile in media since her father unsuccessfully ran for president back in the late 2000s. Read More »

Kit Harington's April Fool's Day Prank On Rose Leslie Doesn't End Well

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The prank: a severed head modeled in his likeness, placed casually inside the refrigerator for her to unwittingly discover. She may be a classically trained actress, but Leslie's tears are real. Game of Thrones fans became heavily invested in the relationship between Jon Snow and fiesty Wildling woman Ygritte, whose gripping romantic tension culminated in a steamy and very memorable scene in a cave. Read More »

ESPN Suspends Jemele Hill Over Social Media Activity

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She previously acknowledge letting her colleagues and company down with an impulsive tweet. Hill posted on Twitter following the Cowboys news, saying: This play always work. "Just so we're clear: I'm not advocating a National Football League boycott", Hill tweeted. Amid an outcry from conservatives on Twitter and Facebook, ESPN reminded people on Tuesday afternoon that Hill's tweets "do not represent the position of ESPN". Read More »

'Queen of Sappy Love Songs' Delilah reveals son Zachariah's cause of death

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In a report obtained by People , it was learned that her son was being treated, counseled, and was supported by the entire family while he battled against depression . In 1993, Rene founded the Point Hope Foundation, through which she "advocates for reform in the foster care system and lives the belief of finding Forever Families for as many children as there are available to adopt", according to the organization's website . Read More »

Game of Thrones cast banned from reading scripts after security breaches

Yep, despite their valiant efforts to prevent leaks, the series suffered a major blow when hackers leaked numerous episodes of season 7 before its official release date a couple of months ago. Now, it will take them 10 months to film six chapters. Recently, John Bradley , who plays the role of Sam Tarly, teased that the television show's final six episodes will be "monumental". Read More »

New Trailer For Stephen King Multiverse TV Show Has Lots Of References

Having debuted on the weekend at Comic Con, the clip is the very first look at the adaptation of Stephen King's " Castle Rock ", the fictional location which has been the setting for a whole bunch of his stories. It star Bill Skarsgård is back and thankfully free of his Pennywise clown makeup and the OG Carrie , Sissy Spacek , is also making her way to Castle Rock . Read More »

Hulk and Thor Catch Up in First 'Thor: Ragnarok' Clip

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Marvel's winning streak is still going strong, at least if the first Thor: Ragnarok reactions are to be believed. But what's still not clear is what would make Hulk fight Thor . Still, Marvel Studios hasn't been afraid to venture into more somber territory, with last year's Captain America: Civil War being a lot more serious than prior Avengers group films. Read More »

Shane McMahon Jumped Off A Cage Last Night And It Was Intense

Mahal managed to defeated Shinsuke Nakamura in a clean match that was pure in-ring technical skill and haahaaahaa I can't even type that sentence with a straight face. Ziggler should take this one here, so he can lose on a bigger stage. Since losing the US Title to Baron Corbin it appears Tye Dillinger might step up to The Lone Wolf and keep him busy for a bit. Read More »

Las Vegas gunman books hotel overlooking music festival in Chicago in August

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As CrimeOnline previously reported , Paddock booked two rooms at the Blackstone Hotel in Chicago on the weekend of Lollapalooza . Paddock wired $100,000 to the Philippines days before the shooting, said a USA official who was not authorized to speak publicly because of the continuing investigation, according to the Associated Press . Read More »

As old £1 coin deadline looms, here's what you need to know

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However some retailers, including Poundland, have indicated they will continue to accept the currency for a limited period once the deadline has passed. Alternatively, you could collect the coins. RBS/NatWest also said it would encourage customers to try to hand in their old coins as soon as possible. Read More »

Spain warns it will act if Catalonia declares independence

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BARCELONA , Spain-Spanish unionists in Catalonia finally found their voice last Sunday, resurrecting Spain's flag as a symbol of patriotism after decades of it being associated with the Franco dictatorship. With Puigdemont under pressure to back down, there is speculation he may baulk at moving an independence motion on Tuesday and call snap regional polls, turning them into a de facto, legal referendum on independence. Read More »

Two Major Fires in North Bay Hills Prompt Evacuations: Cal Fire

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California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection tweeted : "Firefighters are battling a 200-acre fire off of Altas Peak Rd, south of Lake Berryessa (Napa County)". Multiple fires triggered by strong winds were burning out of control in Napa and Sonoma counties, located in Wine Country in Northern California, early Monday morning. Read More »

Angelina Jolie's real-life spy act with Brad Pitt

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Let's talk about logistics. Kony, who is still on the run, is the leader of the Lord's Resistance Army in Uganda and featured in the FBI's 10 Most Wanted List in 2008 and 2011. 'Someone is attempting to blackmail me using illegally obtained information, ' he told the newspaper. After years of dedicated service to UNHCR and the cause of refugees, the American actress was appointed Special Envoy in April 2012. Read More »