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Kyrgios fined after controversial Shanghai exit

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He was then docked a point penalty for the second match running because of his conduct, which included belting a ball out of the court in a flash of rage. Subsequently, Kyrgios was fined and slapped with an eight-week suspension by the ATP. It was later announced that the #21 ranked player had also withdrawn from the double tournament on Wednesday. Read More »

'I can't imagine what black people go through'

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The report went on to state that Morgan also yelled loudly that she knows the Orlando SWAT team. No charges have been filed. The footage released on Tuesday shows Morgan, Toia and Toia's wife being held in a conference room while they filled out trespass warnings and spoke with the officers in the room. Read More »

What The Wire story alleges against Jay, Amit Shah's son

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A day after a media report claimed alleged irregularities by a company owned by BJP national president Amit Shah's son Jay Shah , the latter filed a criminal defamation suit against a news website. Jay Shah said he would file the case in Ahmedabad, where his business is located. OpIndia also adds that NBFCs such as KIFS, owned by Khandwala, are in the business of extending loans greater than the sums of their net revenues because that's "their job". Read More »

Four Years Later, Seth MacFarlane Explains His Wisecrack About Harvey Weinstein

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You can hear a room full of reporters laughing. One reporter recently detailed a story she was working on in 2004 that she says was gutted after Weinstein visited New York Times HQ to announce his displeasure. "This came from a place of and loathing and anger". "There is nothing more abhorrent and indefensible than abuse of power such as this", MacFarlane ended his note. Read More »

Police Respond After Harvey Weinstein's Daughter Reportedly Says He Is Suicidal

Despite the scandal, Hov wants to continue his partnership with the company but as a shareholder. Other potential investors include a famous producer and a billionaire, though TMZ didn't name names. According to a letter sent to TWC and their lawyers, they claim they can legally back out of the agreement now that Harvey, one of the most powerful men in Hollywood, isn't running the show anymore. Read More »

Dwayne Johnson recruiting talent for Fast and Furious spinoff

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Gibson told TMZ: "I just got a problem with Dwayne , it appears that he's being selfish". "It shouldn't be called 'Black Rose , ' it should be called "Big Piece of Black Dog Shit". Diesel posted a photo the following day with Johnson , saying they shared a complex brotherhood and suggesting that the pushed back time of the ninth movie could allow it more time to be better. Read More »

Victor Garber to exit Legends of Tomorrow

Victor Garber , who plays Dr. When Stein and Jefferson Jackson (‎ Franz Drameh ) combine their bodies and minds, they can tap into the pyrokinetic powers that make them Firestorm . A Broadway run is a big undertaking, involving a six day a week schedule and 7-8 shows a week. Still, with the time-travel nature of the superhero show, there is always a possibility for characters to be brought back. Read More »

'13 Reasons Why' Shuts Down Production Due to Northern California Wildfires

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Sources say the temporary hiatus is expected to last until Thursday. California has been hit by more than 20 wildfires since Sunday, thanks to unseasonably high temperatures, dry conditions and winds. At least 15 people are dead, mostly in Sonoma County , and more than 200 reported missing as entire neighborhoods in Santa Rosa were engulfed and burned to the ground. Read More »

Andy Cohen replaces Kathy Griffin for CNN's New Year's show

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Anderson Cooper (l) and host Andy Cohen at SiriusXM Studios on January 13, 2017 in New York City. Cohen and Cooper are longtime friends who have toured across the country together as part of an unscripted show. Anderson Cooper has found a new sidekick to watch the ball drop with after Kathy Griffin dropped the ball. It is clearly disgusting and completely inappropriate", he wrote at the time. Read More »

Demi Lovato shares trailer for YouTube documentary 'Simply Complicated'

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The one thing I'll never stop doing is being honest. He's referring to the time when Demi punched her backup dancer, Alex Welch, in the face on a plane. "When I'm comfortable in my own skin, I feel confident, when I feel confident, I feel sexy and when I feel sexy. watch out" she added. Check out the trailer for Demi Lovato: Simply Complicated below. Read More »

Taylor Swift Announces New Social App, Are You Ready For It?

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The app store, which will see the debut of her proprietary app later this year, just in time to coincide with the publicity cycle for the artist's new album, Reputation , slated for November. Glu CEO Nick Earl referred to her app as "a new digital entertainment project", and "a deeply social environment", but a press release didn't give any further details. Read More »

Central university teachers to get benefit of 7th Pay Commission

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The revised pay package will cover teachers of 119 Centrally Funded Technical Institutions viz. IITs, IISc, IIMs, IISERs, IIITs, NITIE etc. The hike will be retrospective, effective from January 1, 2016. The revised salary of the assistant professors (Grade-2) will come at Rs 68,000 per month against the current Rs 56,000 per month. "7.51 lakh teachers in universities will get benefits of the 7th Pay Commission". Read More »

Star Wars: The Last Jedi Official Trailer - 8 Things You Might've Missed

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Now, IMAX has revealed a fantastic standee for RIan Johnson's highly-anticipated sequel, and it has two sides: The Light Side and the Dark Side. The dramatic-looking, red-soaked poster shows Luke Skywalker up top, filled out with principal characters like Rey , Kylo Ren , Finn, Poe, Leia, Chewbacca , General Hux, R2-D2, and C-3PO, among others. Read More »

Former Middlesbrough Flop Arrested After Cockfighting Raid In Brazil

The 35-year-old, who spent three seasons at the Riverside Stadium before leaving for Sporting Lisbon in 2008, was found to have participated in the illegal sport which involves gambling on two roosters fighting to the death. 'There were people with lots of cash. Everyone was caught in the act, some betting, others just watching. Rochemback's father had denied that his son was even present at the event. Read More »

Hilarie Burton Recalls Time Ben Affleck Grabbed Her Breast On 'TRL'

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Both Affleck and BFF Matt Damon's statements that men need to "do better at protecting our sisters, friends, co-workers and daughters" rang hollow considering allegations that Damon actively attempted to cover up Weinstein's abuse and now, a reminder that Affleck himself doesn't have the greatest track-record when it comes to respecting women's bodily autonomy. Read More »

Gun control debate dominates Washington

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The device sells for about $200 online and enables the firing of 400 to 600 hundred rounds a minute. Authorities also believe Paddock scouted other hotels with lines of sight to outdoor concert venues. The average American gun owner owns three, more than half own one or two, and 14% - 7.7 million, or 3% of Americans - own between eight and 140 guns. Read More »

Cleveland Browns bench former Notre Dame QB DeShone Kizer

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Hogan, a fifth-round draft pick previous year out of Stanford, becomes the 28th quarterback to start a game for the Browns since their rebirth in 1999. 4 quarterback on the Browns' depth chart. He did not play in the first preseason game, but eventually earned the backup role ahead of Brock Osweiler (released) and Cody Kessler (No. Read More »

KJo announces new movie trilogy with Amitabh, Ranbir and Alia

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Karan Johar tweeted a picture along with the big announcement. Apart from Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt in the lead, the film will also star Amitabh Bachchan . After announcing his collaboration with Akshay Kumar for the film on the Battle of Saragarhi titled Kesari , Karan Johar took to his Twitter account earlier in the afternoon today and shared that another movie announcement will be coming up at 5 pm. Read More »

Miley Cyrus Is Back to Her Wild Ways on Carpool Karaoke

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I think there was something when I first you know, kind of stopped doing Hannah Montana , whatever, that was saying "I'm not that!" Miley Cyrus was involved in a hit and run on the set of U.S. The drive also featured Corden using Cyrus' long tongue to help lick some stamps, a conversation about how high the singer was during various career moments and Cyrus sharing how she crashed her auto into a sound trailer on the set of The Voice . Read More »

'Thor: Ragnarok' Marks Beginning Of A Three-Part Story Arc For The Hulk

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But as far as solo films go, rights to the Hulk are still something of a tricky issue , and understandably a sensitive subject for Ruffalo, seeing as how Universal technically owns the character. "Why don't we do that in the next three movies, starting with Thor 3 and then we go into Avengers 3 and 4.' And I was like, 'That sounds great!' And so we are at the beginning of this arc", said Ruffalo. Read More »

Facebook Says It Suspended Lil B For Violating "Hate Speech Policies"

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Facebook has banned rapper Lil B on charges of spreading "hate speech" on its platform. It's unclear which posts made the site take action, but his last controversial post reads: "Do the white nationalist or the kkk or Neo nazis really hate me?" As of late, Lil B has been actively discussing social issues on Twitter and Facebook, such as race in America, double standards around visual codes and the legacy of slave ownership in the U.S. Read More »

It's Vikas Gupta Vs Hina Khan This Time

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As expected, Bigg Boss 11 is full of controversy, wars and drama like never before. The sevaks went all out to help their respective queens win the task. After she leaves, Sapna breaks down. After the announcement, Sapna storms out to give Arshi an earful. The contestants performed their task with diligence and the day ended with Bandgi and Puneesh getting comfortable, yet again. Read More »

Tina Brown Speaks Out About "Very Trumpian" Harvey Weinstein

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That concession by Waxman has already drawn fire on social media, with Waxman facing criticism for placing what many will see as undue emphasis on the intercession of Damon and Crowe in the original story. Waxman has since endorsed Damon's statement. Photo via Wikimedia CommonsMatt Damon isn't a sexual predator enabler. Some readers have asked us about a piece by Sharon Waxman , a former reporter for The New York Times who went on to found the entertainment news website The Wrap . Read More »

Lisa Bloom resigns as Harvey Weinstein's advisor

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Weinstein was a major supporter for Hillary Clinton's failed run for the presidency, donating tens of thousands of dollars to her campaign and throwing celebrity fundraisers for the Democratic nominee. " Harvey Weinstein needs to resign from his companies, face his sickness, and go into a long, self-imposed exile", Brzezinski wrote on Twitter . Read More »

New timeline suggests Las Vegas gunman could have been taken down sooner

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Lombardo said Campos' actions still assisted officers in helping to "pinpoint the location of the suspect", but added that the department now has no idea what prompted Paddock's ceasefire. Authorities have said that Paddock used devices called bump stocks to turn at least a dozen rifles into something akin to automatic weapons. "We believe he chose to take the lives he did and he had a very purposeful plan that he carried out". Read More »

Land Rover reveal updated Range Rover

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When you're on to a good thing, keep going - that's the tactic Range Rover is deploying with the launch of its new and eponymous flagship SUV, which aims to lure customers away fromthe new Porsche Cayenne , Audi Q7 and Bentley Bentayga . Read More »

Saban Expecting Stronger Performance this Saturday vs. Arkansas

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After the game, Saban had a pretty good idea of what caused his team to miss a step this week. You know all that stuff you write about how good we are and all that stuff they hear on ESPN , it's like poison. Trayveon Williams was the leading-rusher with just 38 yards on 15 carries. While the interception, which saw Fitzpatrick run out of bounds at his 2-yard-line, did set up a blocked punt and subsequent safety for the Aggies, the two points given up were worth taking as opposed to risking ... Read More »

Mugabe hints at Zimbabwe Cabinet reshuffle

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Former Information minister and Zanu PF political commissar Webster Shamu bounced back into the limelight as Mashonaland West Provincial Affairs minister, replacing Faber Chidarikire, who appears to have lost favour with the President's wife First Lady Grace. Read More »