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Dem Richard Cordray pledges a governor run 'the OH way'

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Cordray designated Mary Ellen Withrow who was US treasurer under former President Bill Clinton and also was a former Ohio treasurer, as his campaign treasurer in paperwork filed with the Ohio Secretary of State. Cordray previously served as Ohio's attorney general and treasurer. Cordray is considered the front-runner among Democrats. The 2018 election is to replace Ohio Governor John Kasich, a Republican who can not seek a third term because of term limits in the pivotal election ... Read More »

Netflix is Developing a Choose-Your-Own-Adventure Show for Adults Too

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Next year, the company, which now licenses more titles than it produces but plans to reach a 50-50 split by 2019, will release 60 kids' shows and 20 anime originals. "We continue to do business with the Walt Disney Company on many fronts, including our ongoing relationship with Marvel TV". Such big hits, in fact, that Chief Content Officer Ted Sarandos has made a decision to start making similar choose-your-own-adventure shows for adults. Read More »

Ed Sheeran is Spotify's most-streamed artist of 2017

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Sheeran takes the top spot on Spotify's annual Year in Music list which announces the top artists, albums and tracks that have dominated the music streaming service over the past year. "Congratulations to Ed on an awesome achievement". Spotify has revealed it's annual "Year in Music" list which shows "the top artists, albums, tracks and moments that made 2017 such an incredible year for music fans". Read More »

Featured Stock Overview: Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX)

About 7.02 million shares traded or 7.72% up from the average. It has outperformed by 33.83% the S&P500. The company's stock had a trading volume of 16,180,000 shares, compared to its average volume of 8,300,000. It also upped Jacobs Engr Group Inc Del (NYSE:JEC) stake by 43,615 shares and now owns 70,058 shares. American Intl Group Inc (NYSE:AIG) was reduced too. Read More »

Lin-Manuel Miranda and Wife Vanessa Nadal Expecting Baby No. 2

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So when one follower asked the Tony Award-winner if his wife was pregnant, he responded "Oh hell yeah". To which the Tony-award victor responded, "Oh hell yeah". The Hamilton creator later added that the couple's first child, three-year-old Sebastian , can not wait to be a big brother. In that post, Miranda said that the scary parts were his son's favorite, along with the "kissing, fighting, and singing". Read More »

US singer Melanie Martinez accused of sexual assault

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She ended up making it to the fifth week of The Voice and is still one of the biggest successes from the TV show. Martinez is now in the studio working on her sophomore album and reportedly plans to release a film alongside the project in 2018. Read More »

John Mayer undergoes emergency appendectomy

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The band is now on their fall tour and was supposed to perform in New Orleans Tuesday night, but they have chose to postpone the event while Mayer undergoes surgery to remove his appendix. The band includes former Grateful Dead members Bob Weir and Mickey Hart. Their final two shows this year are set for Thursday and Friday in Orlando and Sunrise, Florida, respectively. Read More »

Taylor Swift Shares New Photos From Her British 'Vogue' Cover Shoot

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However rather than be subject to interview, she's written prose "on the timely subject of reinvention and moving on". Enninful added: For me, the chance to help transform America's most fascinating sweetheart was a joy. The cover marks the pop star's sixth Vogue cover , her most recent being American Vogue back in April of a year ago. The cover has revealed Taylor in a goth classy act. Read More »

Fan Are Convinced Kim Kardashian Just Reignited Her Feud With Taylor Swift

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Even though Kim and Kanye weren't dating at the time, Kim played a big role in easing the relationship between Taylor and Kanye afterward, and Kimye were photographed hanging out with Taylor at multiple award shows between 2012-2016. " Kim Kardashian might be more obsessed with Taylor Swift than I am" said another. After the bitter that followed between Taylor and the A-List couple, Kim allegedly blocked the snake emoji from her Instagram comments. Read More »

RK Nagar bypoll: EC rejects nomination papers of Vishal, Deepa

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According to Velusamy, the returning officer, two of the nominees mentioned in his affidavit have claimed not to have signed the papers. Nomination rejected due to incomplete forms. Deepa's nomination was rejected one of the forms accompanying her nomination paper was improperly filled. "It is being done wantonly", she added. Scrutiny of nominations is taking place on December 5 and the last date for withdrawal of nominations will be on December 7. Read More »

Much colder air arrives late this week

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Even colder air is likely in the forecast Saturday night with lows in the mid 40s. The rain (which could end as some light snow up north) wraps up from west to east early Wednesday morning. Be prepared for frigid low temperatures this morning, and gusty North winds throughout the day. High temperatures will be in the low 20s tomorrow afternoon. Read More »

Netflix fire actor Danny Masterson amid multiple rape allegations

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Netflix has traditionally divided the series into 10-episode batches, each of which is part of a longer season. Bixler, like Masterson, is a member of the Church of Scientology, and the alleged victim claims the Church warned her and other women to keep quiet about their accusations against the actor. Read More »

Why did 'Long Island Medium' star Theresa Caputo split from her husband?

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We are united in supporting each other and out family. I've changed and he has changed. I don't understand it. Fans had noticed that the couple had not appeared on each other's social media pages in quite some time, and earlier in the season, Caputo revealed on the show that things were becoming increasingly hard between her and her husband. Read More »

Rep. John Conyers won't seek re-election in wake of sexual harassment claims

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Conyers' attorney Arnold Reed tweeted Monday that he and the congressman will appear on the 102.7 FM Mildred Gaddis radio show on Tuesday at 10:15 a.m.to announce the Detroit Democrat's decision on whether he plans to stay in Congress. "They haven't asked us", she said. She was paid more than $27,000 by Conyers' office in the confidential settlement. Brown, 61, later publicly identified herself as filing the complaint and said the congressman propositioned her for sex multiple times over ... Read More »

Dustin Hoffman confronted over abuse allegations by John Oliver at public Q&A

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Oliver, 40, asked the Oscar-winning actor whether he believed the statement he issued following Hunter's allegations - in which Hoffman said the claims were "not reflective of who I am" - was "enough". Hoffman said that Oliver was "putting him on display" during the panel and that he was unaware that the sexual harassment allegation would be part of the discussion. Read More »

'House of Cards' Resumes Early 2018 without Kevin Spacey

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Production is resuming next year on the sixth and final season of " House of Cards ". It is not known when the eight-episode series will air. Taping of the political drama was halted in October amid sexual misconduct allegations against star Kevin Spacey . Read More »

Auburn to Play UCF in 50th Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl

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Interim coach Troy Walters is leading the program, but the Knights could soon hire a new coach who may take over bowl duties. Auburn: This is the Tigers sixth trip to the Peach Bowl and first since topping Virginia 43-24 in 2011. He was set to be introduced Sunday in Lincoln. We're in a really good spot and the future is very bright. Frost recently accepted the head coaching vacancy at Nebraska. Read More »

Kangana Ranaut Supports Deepika Padukone, But Won't Sign Shabana Azmi's Petition

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Bollywood celebrities have once again come together in support of Padmavati actors and filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali in the whole controversy. Earlier reports suggested that the "Rangoon" actress has refused to sign the petition. I am on the fence about many things and being a part of a feminist movement called " Deepika Bachao " led by someone who characters assassinated me when I was bullied by influential men, seems to be one of them. Read More »

Did Iranian woman go through 50 surgeries to look like Angelina Jolie?

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Despite her shocking transformation, it is reported that many of her 74,000 followers on her Instagram - which has now been made private - were not convinced that the teen actually went under the knife. The 19-year-old caused shock around the world when the photos of her emerged, with trolls blasting her for looking like a zombie and like a character from Tim Burton movie The Corpse Bride. Read More »

Top Catalan leaders are refused bail

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Six other former members of the Catalonia cabinet, detained in custody ahead of an investigation into their part in an illegal unilateral declaration of independence by the then-regional government October 27, were set bail of $118,570 (100,000 euros). Read More »

John Cena Posts Instagram Photo In Relation To Being Sued By Ford

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For those who are curious, no more than 250 of the auto is made on an annual basis, meaning that Ford is rather selective when it comes to choosing which of the thousands and thousands of interested individuals will be able to buy one. According to the lawsuit, Ford reached out to Cena and confirmed with the wrestler he had in fact sold the vehicle to liquidate cash to pay for other expenses. Read More »

Met opera to probe misconduct charges against conductor

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The Met's general manager Peter Gelb, said he briefed leaders on the opera company's board about the investigation and also spoke to Levine, who denied the allegations. The alleged victim in the IL investigation, whose name has been withheld because The Washington Post does not identify alleged victims of sexual abuse, has approached reporters from multiple publications over the years and, more recently, posted publicly on Facebook. Read More »

Quentin Tarantino reportedly developing new Star Trek movie with JJ Abrams producing

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US Hollywood tipsters Deadline report that the Reservoir Dogs and Hateful Eight director is in talks with Paramount to make an upcoming Star Trek film. There's no date set for the possible Sta Trek film as yet, but the Manson film is slated to be released on August 9, 2019, the same date that the Manson Family killed Sharon Tate and her friends at her home in Los Angeles. Read More »

PBS replacing 'Charlie Rose' with Christiane Amanpour's CNN show

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Amanpour's new shows will take over the slot vacated by Charlie Rose . PBS declined to say who will host or produce that program. PBS previously aired Charlie Rose in the same time slot since 1991. "It is essential that these women know I hear them and that I deeply apologize for my inappropriate behavior". The show is expected to roll out to all PBS stations beginning December 11. Read More »

Netflix Exec Unwittingly Defends Accused Rapist Danny Masterson to Alleged Victim

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One of Masterson's alleged victims, Victim B , recently approached a Netflix executive named Andy Yeatman , who serves as the director of global children's content, on the sidelines of a youth soccer game. Bustle has reached out to Netflix for additional comment and for comment on Yeatman's behalf, but did not receive a response at the time of publication. Read More »