Saturday, 26 May 2018
Latest news
Home » Life&Culture

Life&Culture

Harvey Weinstein Slapped Twice While Leaving Scottsdale Restaurant

perth_map

Steve , a fellow restaurant patron, told TMZ that after he was seated next to Weinstein , he approached him and asked to take a photo. The man can be seen resting his hand on Weinstein's chest - who says "don't do that, don't do that" - before giving him two quick backhanded slaps to the face. Read More »

Snow possible on Thursday; today's high, 54

perth_map

Snow and freezing rain transition to all rain by Thursday afternoon with rain continuing Thursday evening through Friday . Freezing rain is also possible during the morning on Thursday . Winds could gust as high as 35 miles per hour. Less than half an inch of snow accumulation is expected. Thursday: Showers, mainly after 8 am. Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high at 63. Read More »

Actor Bella Thorne Speaks Out About Being Sexually Abused as a Child

perth_map

The stories are intense and are things that no child should ever have to face, but Thorne has allowed a way of public catharsis for everybody to get a dialogue going and setting up a support system for each other. Please today stay standing for each spirit Mistreated. I think she was molested '. This isn't the first time Thorne has opened up about being a survivor of abuse. Read More »

Man declared dead three times starts snoring in mortuary body bag

perth_map

According to El Español , Jiménez was subsequently transferred under guard in an ambulance to another hospital where he regained consciousness after 24 hours. Catalepsy is "a condition characterized by inactivity, decreased responsiveness to stimuli, and a tendency to maintain an immobile posture", according to the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). Read More »

H&M Apologizes After Racism Charges In Monkey Sweatshirt Row

perth_map

We, who work at H&M, can only agree, we are deeply sorry that the picture was taken, and we also regret the actual print. For humanity's sake, I hope this incident does not make an indelible negative impression on the masses. G-Eazy attached his message to a reimagined image of the offensive ad, with the revamped illustration featuring the same boy donning the hoodie with the words "Coolest King in the World" instead. Read More »

Michael Douglas denies shocking allegations

perth_map

Douglas went on to state that he's worked with women his entire life without issue and noted that he was a strong supporter of the #MeToo movement that's been standing against Hollywood's sexual harassment and assault. The woman reportedly has "three friends who would back her up, that she had mentioned this to". And a legitimate trade publication is going to try and print this story? But this, going directly to the newspapers or whatever you want to call them, it just reeks of something ... Read More »

Carlisle rips ESPN article, Lavar Ball issue

perth_map

Walton watched his Lakers snap a nine-game losing streak on Sunday night against the admittedly-terrible Atlanta Hawks at Staples Center . At 10-29, the Hawks have the worst record in the National Basketball Association. "My job is to play basketball". "I coach as if it's not". LaVar Ball has made headlines in the past for, among many other things, insisting that no other team should draft Lonzo Ball except the Lakers , placing a $495 price tag on the sneakers offered by his ... Read More »

Creators of Belfast-Based SYFY Series 'Krypton' Reveal Long-Term Plans for Show

perth_map

So Krypton follows Supermans gramps trying to restore the family of El's name when a stranger from the future informs him that DC's answer to the Borg, Brainiac, is on the way to kill him so Superman can never be born. The TV series is inspired by classic comic book stories including "All-Star Superman ", "Superman: "The Animated Series", and: Superman : "Secret Origins". Read More »

Victoria Azarenka withdraws from Australian Open

perth_map

Prior to 1988 the tournament had been played on grass courts, but since then two types of hardcourt surfaces have been used at Melbourne Park - green coloured Rebound Ace up to 2007 and, afterwards, blue Plexicushion. Williams previous year beat older sister Venus in the final. Serena will sit one out, but is promising to return in future. Wawrinka is scheduled to play in the exhibition Tiebreak Tens event at Melbourne Park on Wednesday and tournament director Craig Tiley said it was ... Read More »

Coachella Will Not Allow Marijuana Despite California Legalization

perth_map

Meaning no dispensaries and no consumption. Although weed just became legal for recreational use in California , the FAQ section of the Coachella website says "Sorry bro". However, the festival's site makes it clear that legal cannabis will not be on the lineup-at least not officially. It ends with a promise to change the answer if the answer changes, but it doesn't look like concert goers will be lighting up at 4:20 on 4/20 this year unless they skip out on the afternoon bands. Read More »

No, Mark Wahlberg Didn't Get Paid More Because He's a Man

perth_map

According to USA Today , Mark Wahlberg was reportedly paid $1.5 million for those reshoots while Michelle Williams was only paid... Christopher Plummer , who replaces Spacey as oil tycoon J. 'I'm so much more interested in what you have to say than what I have to say, ' Williams told reporters about her date on the red carpet. But Michelle, no. Read More »

Angelina Jolie Steps Out With Injured Daughter Shiloh in NYC

perth_map

The 28-year-old star eagle-eyed Jolie, who was seated next to Thor: Ragnarok director Taika Waititi and actor Chris Hemsworth to subtly catch her reaction to Aniston on stage. Jolie joined French actress and Golden Globe victor Isabelle Huppert to present the award for best actress in a motion picture, drama. Fans are convinced the Oscar-winner was deliberately blanking her former love rival during her turn on stage at the ceremony on Sunday night - and Dakota Johnson saw the whole thing. Read More »

France investigates planned obsolescence of Apple products

perth_map

Apple apologized in December for secretly slowing down older iPhones, a move it said was necessary to avoid unexpected shutdowns related to battery fatigue. "We've been hearing feedback from our customers about the way we handle performance for iPhones with older batteries and how we have communicated that process", the statement explained . Read More »

US Freezes $900mln in Security Assistance to Pakistan

US Defence Secretary James Mattis on Friday said that the Pentagon was maintaining its communication with the Pakistani military establishment even after the suspension of military assistance. A Pakistani court has ordered the release of an anti-U.S. cleric who went to Afghanistan to help the Taliban fight against Americans after the 2001 USA -led invasion. Read More »

Japanese YouTube star wants Logan Paul's account deleted

perth_map

You deserve to know what's going on", the series of tweets read in part. 'Like many others, we were upset by the video that was shared last week. While that's all well and good, if Paul didn't upload that video for the views, then why did he title the video "We found a body in the Japanese Suicide Forest..."? As Anna Akana put it perfectly: "That body was a person someone loved". Read More »

HULU Added 5M Paid Subscribers in 2016, Reaching a new Milestone

perth_map

It was Hulu's first win in the drama category. Additionally, the company announced that its total audience grew to 54 million total unique viewers, up from 47 million in May 2017. To learn more about Hulu or to subscribe to its Limited Commercials, No Commercials or Hulu With Live TV plan, please visit hulu.com. For comparison, Netflix boasts around 110 million subscribers, with almost half that number in the U.S. Read More »

20-year-old adult star found dead in Vegas home

perth_map

Nova was represented by LA Direct Models , which shared a statement with the New York Post saying the agency was "beyond shocked by [Nova's] sudden death". She noted, "I also have this huge project, it's non profit, that I want to be a part of". She had retired from the industry the year before. "Alone on the holidays and want to give a fan a call", she had tweeted on Christmas Day. Read More »

Harvey Weinstein Accusers Claim They Weren't Invited to Golden Globes

perth_map

In 2017, McGowan was named as a "Silence Breaker" for Time magazine's "Person of the Year," among several other individuals who were outspoken about sexual assault and harassment. "YOUR SILENCE is THE problem. You'll accept a fake award breathlessly & affect no real change". Marchesa is the clothing label of Harvey Weinstein's former wife, Georgina Chapman. Read More »

Natalie Portman Calls Out 'All Male' Award Nominees

perth_map

The pair were presenting the award for Best Director, which had been criticized for including only male nominees. Another tweeted: 'I couldn't believe someone had to immediately follow Oprah and then Natalie Portman comes through with that'. Read More »

Kendall Jenner Is Proud Of Her Golden Globes Acne!

perth_map

Jenner's response proves that not only does she not care about what the haters say, but also that she's not letting a few spots stop her from living her best life. "I had such bad acne when I was younger, it completely ruined my self-esteem - I wouldn't even look at people when I talked to them". The model's fans were outraged by the online trolling, with many calling out the bullying. Read More »

Lana Del Rey prepared to remove track from album over Radiohead dispute

perth_map

Earlier this week we joined every other music website in existence in reporting on an alleged lawsuit involving Lana Del Rey - who plays TD Garden this Saturday - and Radiohead . At the time of writing, there's been no comment from Radiohead . Del Rey was not the first musician to be accused of plagiarism, and she certainly will not be the last. Read More »