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Life&Culture Damian Lewis cast as former Toronto Mayor in Run This Town
Author: 0 Damian Lewis cast as former Toronto Mayor in Run This Town

But Robyn Doolittle, a female reporter with the Globe and Mail who broke numerous biggest stories about the former mayor, has objected to the casting. Lewis character is obviously based on a real person but the other characters - which there is now no information for - are said to be fictitious. Just seeing his name again reminds me of a more innocent time, an era where politicians who spent most of their days on tabloid covers only ascended to the office of Mayor.

Life&Culture Ant & Dec notably absent from Britain's Got Talent official photos
Author: 0 Ant & Dec notably absent from Britain's Got Talent official photos

None of the show's presenters or judges were present at Tuesday's press event as they have been in previous years, which followed the decision to remove Ant and Dec from all promo material for the new series . Ant is due to appear in court to face charges of drink driving next Monday, after the case was adjourned earlier this month. Get Me Out Of Here!, which is also hosted by Ant and December.

Life&Culture Gospel singer Yvonne Staples dies aged 80
Author: 0 Gospel singer Yvonne Staples dies aged 80

The news was confirmed to the Chicago Sun-Times by a Chicago funeral home. Family pal Bill Carpenter talked about: "She was very no nonsense nonetheless on the equivalent time had a coronary coronary heart of gold". Ms. Staples began singing with her family's act in 1971 and performed on some of their biggest hits, including "Respect Yourself" and " I'll Take You There ".

Life&Culture Janelle Monáe and Grimes team up for new Dirty Computer single 'PYNK'
Author: 0 Janelle Monáe and Grimes team up for new Dirty Computer single 'PYNK'

Singer/actress/advocate/all-around-cool-person Janelle Monae is back with yet another video from her upcoming album Dirty Computer . In addition to the requisite pink tones and splashes throughout the video, popsicles, poolside hangs, and natural hair abound, and it features enough unexpected moments-think underwear featuring feminist slogans and vagina trousers (yes)-to have caused a stir.

Life&Culture YouTube Hack: Popular Music Videos Defaced
Author: 0 YouTube Hack: Popular Music Videos Defaced

With regards to the other hacked videos, it appears they are no longer available to search on Vevo's YouTube account. The Independent reports that the cyber attack began when the names of numerous most popular music videos on YouTube appeared to have their names changed.

Life&Culture Ladner hockey player mourns the loss of former Humboldt coach and teammates
Author: 0 Ladner hockey player mourns the loss of former Humboldt coach and teammates

The RMWB showed its solidarity with the Humboldt community, lighting up the Shell Place canopy with the team's colours and placing all the flags at municipal facilities at half-mast. Bronco Strong. Those terms took on more meaning than ever as former players spanning from the time the team was established in 1970 to present day gathered.

Life&Culture Sir David Attenborough and the Queen team up to film documentary
Author: 0 Sir David Attenborough and the Queen team up to film documentary

Both aged 91 and born just a few weeks apart they discuss the QCC project which aims to establish a network of forest conservation initiatives across all 53 Commonwealth countries to mark the monarch's lifetime service to the Commonwealth. The pair walk around the grounds of Buckingham Palace. "Had we thought of that, that it was planted in the shade?" she asks with a chuckle, adding: "It wasn't in the shade originally, I'm sure".

Life&Culture Bill Cook, Jr. named Superintendent-Elect of Rock Hill Schools
Author: 0 Bill Cook, Jr. named Superintendent-Elect of Rock Hill Schools

The school board selected Tucker as the sole finalist at a special meeting on April 5. ➜ The board will vote on the removal of asbestos at PBL High School. He also said the superintendent should be committed to hiring school resource officers who represent a diverse population. PPI estimated a cost of $1.5 million for athletic field work and overall site work done at Abbeville and Dixie high schools, but the board requested that estimate be increased to $4 million as a precaution against ...

Author: 0 Trump promises decision 'very quickly' on Syria response

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, which monitors the country's conflict, said 14 fighters were killed , including Syrian army officers and Iranian forces. REPORTER: "U.S. military action, is it off the table as we-?" It followed a vow by President Donald Trump to respond to an apparent chemical weapons attack by the Syrian government near Damascus on Saturday .

Life&Culture Khloé Kardashian's New Project Centers on Sisters Who Kill Each Other
Author: 0 Khloé Kardashian's New Project Centers on Sisters Who Kill Each Other

She began filming the 27-year-old, loudly asking "Where's Khloe? ", as an unidentified woman drapes her arms around Thompson and appears to go in for a kiss . "Everybody knew who he was". The athlete is anticipating a toddler girl with Kardashian, 33, who's 9 months pregnant, and he's been in NY for the Cleveland Cavaliers' recreation in opposition to the Knicks.

Life&Culture Gwen Stefani Announces Just a Girl Las Vegas Residency Dates
Author: 0 Gwen Stefani Announces Just a Girl Las Vegas Residency Dates

Long rumored to be in talks for a Vegas residency, Stefani is officially tapped for 25 dates beginning in June at Zappos Theater , which is also home to Backstreet Boys, Lionel Richie and-at least until September-Jennifer Lopez. PT. "If I say, 'we are, ' then I say 'we are, ' and if I say 'no, we're not, ' then that would be sad too". The donation will also allow Cure 4 The Kids Foundation to move into a state-of-the-art building, increasing the number of exam rooms and improving the ...

Author: 0 Trump and Obama won't be at Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding

On Tuesday, Kensington Palace shared with royal reporters that politicians will not be in attendance at the May 19 nuptials , a choice that was made with the Queen's Government's input. The name echoes the undercurrent of this issue: we need to speak about it, to be "chatty' about it", she said. As well as the Prime Minister and Mr Corbyn, Donald Trump and former USA president Barack Obama are also absent from the couple's guest list.

Life&Culture A Game Of Thrones Season 8 Battle Took 55 Nights To Shoot
Author: 0 A Game Of Thrones Season 8 Battle Took 55 Nights To Shoot

There is a lot riding on the final season of Game of Thrones , which is HBO's most popular show, especially after the writers veered away from the original source material - author George RR Martin's trilogy of fantasy novels. Game of Thrones Season 8 sounds like it will feature an incredibly epic battle. "They won't care how exhausted you were or how hard it was to do your job in sub-freezing temperatures".

Life&Culture Westworld Creators Troll Fans With Rickroll
Author: 0 Westworld Creators Troll Fans With Rickroll

But many, particularly those on Reddit , crowd sourced theories until they had essentially spoiled the big twists of the initial Westworld season before they happened. "We've made our cast part of this decision, and they're fully supportive", the statement concluded. "Dear Reddit, From all of us here at Westworld , thank you for watching".

Life&Culture Iceland is the First UK Supermarket to Ditch Palm Oil
Author: 0 Iceland is the First UK Supermarket to Ditch Palm Oil

Over half of products in supermarkets contain palm oil, according to United Kingdom (UK) grocery store chain Iceland, and demand is contributing to deforestation . Palm oil grows in tropical rainforests, and the uncontrolled clearing of these forests for conventional palm oil plantations has led to widespread loss of these irreplaceable and biodiverse rich forests.

Life&Culture Seth Meyers' son Axel born in his apartment building lobby
Author: 0 Seth Meyers' son Axel born in his apartment building lobby

Host Seth Meyers during the monologue, October 31, 2017. "I really wanted a brother for my son because I was so lucky to have one", Meyers said at the time. "It was like somebody was trying to like sneak a baby on a plane", he joked. After the EMTs got Alexi to the hospital, Meyers noted, "everything was fine", and praised everyone who helped them, but quipped, "F**k the Uber driver who charged me, because we did you a huge favor".

Life&Culture YouTube's biggest videos have been hacked
Author: 0 YouTube's biggest videos have been hacked

Although its wording is not too specific, it does seem like the hackers in question gained access to specific Vevo accounts, not Vevo as a whole. "To upload and alter video content with code you should require an authorisation token", Woodward told the BBC .

Life&Culture Telegu actor strips in public protesting the prevalence of casting couch
Author: 0 Telegu actor strips in public protesting the prevalence of casting couch

Ever since her protest, the actress has been posting similar updates on her social media about these "big people". This comes at a time while almost the whole of MAA is united in its stand against Sri Reddy .Meanwhile, Sri reiterated on Monday that her fight against the alleged exploitation of women in Tollywood would continue through her web page, SriLeaks.

Life&Culture Christina Hodson to become the writer for Batgirl
Author: 0 Christina Hodson to become the writer for Batgirl

It's been a whirlwind of a year for DC's Batgirl and her journey to the big screen. Deadline has confirmed that Transformers spinoff Bumblebee screenwriter Christina Hodson is now working on Warner Bros ./DC's Batgirl feature, a project previous year that Joss Whedon was attached to write, but then stepped away from.

Life&Culture Layla Spring sings
Author: 0 Layla Spring sings "A Broken Wing" on American Idol 2018 Top 24

She sang Beyoncé's moving "If I Were a Boy", with her native language mixed into a verse. "And I'd love to share the stage with her at some time". During their performance, Kay Kay holds her own with the veteran pop-rocker, and she pulls off some soulful harmonies that impress all three judges.

Life&Culture Hannity vows to attack Kimmel until TV host apologizes
Author: 0 Hannity vows to attack Kimmel until TV host apologizes

But I believe everyone should accept apologies. "I assume he is honest". It's a feud that has truly defined our times: Jimmy Kimmel vs. Sean Hannity . "My bet is you will agree with me on a lot more issues than you think, but for my point of view, it's over with Jimmy Kimmel ". Hannity reminded Kimmel of the time he used blackface in a skit involving former National Basketball Association great Karl Malone.

Life&Culture Things WWE Want You To Forget About The Raw After WrestleMania
Author: 0 Things WWE Want You To Forget About The Raw After WrestleMania

The former NXT Women's champion made her main roster debut after Nia Jax announced her as her tag team partner against Alexa Bliss and Mickie James . Perhaps no arrival was more significant to the future of Raw in the long term than Bobby Lashley , who popped up on the flagship show for the first time since 2007.

Life&Culture Look! 'Black Panther' Passes Titanic At The Domestic Box Office
Author: 0 Look! 'Black Panther' Passes Titanic At The Domestic Box Office

This week, horror thriller A Quiet Place , with barely three minutes of dialogue, made a resounding $50.2 million debut at the North America box office as well. Black Panther's North American takeover is the second movie to helm the honor in two years. The near silent horror film starring John Krasinski and Emily Blunt nabbed the second biggest opening of the year and almost tripled its budget of $17 million.

Life&Culture Cardi B stunned by Oprah Winfrey and Erykah Badu's album support
Author: 0 Cardi B stunned by Oprah Winfrey and Erykah Badu's album support

Fans speculated that the 25-year-old rapper was pregnant numerous times, but she shut down rumours every single time. "He always tells me, 'Stop being afraid". "With FashionNova, they gave me the opportunity to design what I like and what I want to put out, and I'm gonna put out a line with them, a little something-something..." When I do interviews , I don't talk about it, because I will lose my endorsements.

Life&Culture Wrestlemania 34 takeaways: Brock Lesnar's win shocks WWE Universe
Author: 0 Wrestlemania 34 takeaways: Brock Lesnar's win shocks WWE Universe

The deal also allows Lesnar to work UFC as he is still under a UFC contract. So, is it possible that Brock was unhappy with his WrestleMania 34 match and went off-script, leaving Reigns in a pool of blood to drive his point home and that's what sparked the backstage altercation between he and McMahon? Anyway, the press release issued confirms that Lesnar has re-signed with WWE and he will face Roman Reigns again later this month in Saudi Arabia.