learningandfinance.com

Culture&Arts

Phyllis Schlafly, right-wing crusader, dies at 92

Louis, Missouri. " Phyllis Schlafly is a conservative icon who led millions to action, reshaped the conservative movement, and fearlessly battled globalism and the "kingmakers" on behalf of America's workers and families", the statement read.

Culture&Arts

Miss America competition begins Tuesday in Atlantic City

It was the first of three nights of preliminary competition at Atlantic City's Boardwalk Hall. Hitchen said the social activism of many Miss America contestants resonates with the gay community; the Miss'd America drag queen parody pageant raises $300,000 a year for local and national charities and has become the top social event of the year in Atlantic City's gay community.

Culture&Arts

The Walking Dead releases Negan promo "I am everywhere"

As it goes, actor Michael Cudlitz (Abraham IRL) seemed to suggest a little while back that his on-screen counterpart would be spared. Could zombie movie Train to Busan be better than The Walking Dead? Of course, it could also be a character that viewers have yet to meet.

Culture&Arts

Earth-like planet discovered orbiting Proxima Centauri

While investigating Proxima Centauri , the closest star to our planet situated almost 25 trillion miles away, an worldwide team of researchers from Queen Mary, University of London observed an Earth-sized planet orbiting the star. It is unknown if Proxima b has either. Proxima b orbits its star so quickly its year is only 11.2 days long. But Prof Nelson said he did not think conditions on the planet's surface were too inhospitable for life.

Culture&Arts

Watch Mel Brooks Remember Gene Wilder on 'The Tonight Show'

It came just a day after Gene Wilder's death on Monday at the age of 83. Mel Brooks called the late Gene Wilder "a dear friend" while discussing the actor during Tuesday's episode of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon . Gene asked Mel an honest question on why people we laughing at him and Mel decided to make a joke, suggesting Gene look in a mirror and blame God! That's not a skill every comic actor has, and it's part of why, as Wesley Morris wrote for The New York Times , ...

Culture&Arts

Greta Van Susteren Is Leaving Fox News

If Trump wins the presidency- or opts not to launch his own network, it is possible that Van Susteren ends up back at CNN. Former 6 p.m. host Brit Hume will take over the time slot temporarily. She can not leap to a new network right away, however, due to the terms of her Fox contract. The news came the same day 21st Century Fox announced it had settled former host Gretchen Carlson's sexual harassment lawsuit against ex-CEO Roger Ailes .

Culture&Arts

Bill Clinton Stumps In Orlando For Hillary

The centrist speech left some in the audience feeling lukewarm, such as Darryl Lamont Roberts, a Durham resident for 40 years. A spokesperson for Chelsea Clinton did not respond to a request for comment Tuesday. Trump said Monday that donation had nothing to do with his foundation's donation. She ultimately decided not to pursue the case. DURHAM, North Carolina ( CNN ) - President Bill Clinton defended his non-profit organization, the Clinton Foundation, during a rally in key ...

Culture&Arts

Daniel Radcliffe hasn't endorsed Jeremy Corbyn after JK Rowling's criticism

Daniel Radcliffe has endorsed Jeremy Corbyn for leader of the Labour Party, saying the veteran leftwinger's sincerity won him over. The Labour leadership contender also produced a mock Conservative manifesto for the 2020 General Election, in which he claimed public spending would be reduced to 1930s levels and the NHS would be privatised.

Culture&Arts

Will Smith Meets Death, Time and Love in the Collateral Beauty Trailer

During a particularly hopeless period, Smith's character, Howard, is greeted by Death (Helen Mirren), Time (Jacob Lattimore) and Love (Kiera Knightley), personified. A presentation of New Line Cinema and Village Roadshow Pictures, Collateral Beauty will be distributed by Warner Bros. For Smith, the film is another shot at his first Oscar nomination since 2007.

Culture&Arts

Asteroid Named For Freddie Mercury Is Announced On His Birthday

Reading a citation from the Astronomical Union celebrating Mercury's musical achievements, May said, "His incredible vocal range and distinctive sound and performance style made him one of the most well-known icons of rock music". Check out Asteroid 17473 Freddiemercury's orbit diagram here. Two miles wide, the asteroid only reflects 30pc of the light that falls on it and can only bee seen with powerful telescopes.

Culture&Arts

Rosie O'Donnell's daughter Chelsea undergoing evaluation in hospital

The mother and daughter went through a brief period of estrangement past year - when Rosie said her daughter ran away from home, but Chelsea argued that her mother kicked her out. "I wouldn't say I'm mentally ill, I would say lots of people struggle with what I have". "It's like two different people". But just a few weeks ago, it seemed their relationship could be on the mend.

Culture&Arts

Erdogan: Turkey and United States 'ready to invade' Isis capital

Erdogan, speaking on his plane following a visit to China, said President Barack Obama personally asked for joint action against the militants' Raqqa stronghold, 100 kilometers (60 miles) south of the Turkish border, Hurriyet and other newspapers reported.

Culture&Arts

Anderson Cooper To Moderate Presidential Debate

Neither of these gentlemen is a conservative, and both are probably privately supporting Hillary Clinton for president. Trump , though, was not alone in his displeasure during the parties' primary races. For example, in the aftermath of the terrorist attack in Orlando Florida, Cooper interviewed Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi. Moderator Lester Holt poses questions during six 15-minute segments on different topics.

Culture&Arts

Confession in boy's death solves case that haunted Minnesota

As part of the deal, which Jacob's family approved, prosecutors insisted that Heinrich lead them to the boy's remains. Using technology that wasn't available in 1989, investigators found Heinrich's DNA on Scheierl's sweatshirt and used that evidence to get a search warrant for Heinrich's home, where they found a large collection of child pornography.

Culture&Arts

Trump campaign CEO reportedly charged with domestic violence in '90s

The case was dismissed. The teetering Trump campaign's newest CEO, Stephen Bannon, isn't too fond of Jews, unearthed court documents show. Bannon had slept on the living-room couch the night before, and he "got upset" in the morning when Piccard made noise while feeding the twin babies.

Culture&Arts

Shanghai Noon Sequel in Works With Napoleon Dynamite Director Jared Hess

This new title will be called Shanghai Dawn . In the wake of the massive success of 1998's Rush Hour , which teamed up Hong Kong superstar Jackie Chan with fast-talking comedic actor Chris Tucker , studios were eager to cash in on this lucrative premise.

Culture&Arts

White Sox activate RHP Gonzalez from disabled list

Martinez and Upton, and Casey McGehee flied out harmlessly to right for the third out. "It was foul", Robertson said. "I was like, 'I need one instant replay to go my way for once.' And it finally did". Jose Abreu homered off Tigers left-hander Matt Boyd to help the White Sox to a 2-0 victory Tuesday night at U.S. Cellular Field. Matt Boyd - Yes, he was aided by some double plays, but he got a lot of weak contact, walked only one and struck out six.

Culture&Arts

Twitter for sale? Upcoming board of directors meeting will shape company's future

Right now estimates have it going for about $18 billion based on some other companies that have done the same thing lately. Price Momentum: Despite the 0.26% rise in value, the stock's new closing price reflects a -38.66% fall in price from company's one year high of $31.87.

Culture&Arts

Trump is totally unfit and unqualified to be U.S. president: Hillary

But his uniqueness - and accompanying bombastic proclamations - have alienated some and galvanized others to rally behind Democrat Hillary Clinton. The Democratic nominee said she is instead focusing on what she calls Trump's un-American views on dictators, illegal immigrants and religious tolerance.

Culture&Arts

Zendaya claims she was refused service because of her 'skin tone'

It's not clear whether the shop clerk actually said Zendaya's race had anything to do with the tense exchange-maybe she just really hates Taylor Swift-but both Zendaya and her friend say it seemed racially motivated. It wasn't like a throw it was like a toss with my cards still loose.my card fell on the scanner and she began helping other customers. She finally concluded, "It's all love, may she go on to have a wonderful life".

Culture&Arts

Dairy Queen Is Giving Away Free Oreo Frappes Today

The Frappe is a combination of coffee, ice, Oreos and soft-serve ice cream, topped with whipped cream and Oreo pieces, Business Wire reported . (Media General) - Many restaurants and businesses are trying to get one last boost of business this summer with some Labor Day weekend deals.

Culture&Arts

With more responsibility, I need to work harder: PV Sindhu

After the likes of Gopichand, Sindhu, the president of the Maharashtra Badminton Association Arun Lakahni and state sports minister Vinod Tawde had shared their thoughts on the way sports is looked upon by the Indian society, the Chief Minister ticked off the state governments of the past 16 years saying: "Only on the rarest of rare occasions, sports has been discussed in the Assembly for the last 16 years".

Culture&Arts

Match made in dance heaven: See Strictly 2016's pairings

I have big scars on my back that I don't know if I'm going to have the guts enough to show or if I'm going to cover them up, we will see where my power comes from. The 14th series of the ballroom dancing show, which beat The X Factor in the ratings past year, officially goes live in three weeks. ITV's launch show last weekend was watched by 6.8 million (34% share) with a peak of 7.5 million.

Culture&Arts

Rebecca Ferguson Joins Hugh Jackman, Zendaya in 'The Greatest Showman'

That's swell, but I'm way more excited about seeing her sing and dance with Hugh Jackman and Zac Efron. Tony-nominated songwriting team Benj Pasek and Justin Paul , behind this Broadway season's DEAR EVAN HANSEN, are writing original songs for the project, which will begin production this fall.

Culture&Arts

Arsenal favourites to beat Chelsea and Everton to £40m star

They have both had medicals and we just have to finish the paper work. Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger doubts if any Premier League club is finished with transfer business five days before the summer window closes. "It's true, there are many options and we are talking about some big European clubs", agent Miroslav Bicanic told papers in Croatia. The Frenchman may trim his squad temporarily with a loan move for defender Calum Chambers, who started alongside Holding in the defeat by Liverpool.

Culture&Arts

Apple Boss: €13bn EU Tax Ruling 'Maddening'

European Union competition commissioner Margrethe Vestager has rejected accusations by Apple chief executive Tim Cook that the European Commission's finding on tax against Apple was motivated by political concerns. He claimed that the EC is picking on Apple , but that the company will continue to invest in its long-established corporate base in Cork, and will work with the Irish government, which also opposes the ruling, to appeal against the decision.

Culture&Arts

Here are the presidential debate moderators

Lester Holt will moderate the first presidential debate. Fox News launched in 1996 and has been the top-rated cable news channel since 2002. According to the latest numbers from RealClearPolitics head-to-head polling, Trump was down by as many as eight points to Clinton in the middle of last month.

Culture&Arts

Beaches Close as Hermine Moves Up the Coast

Hermine should remain at or near hurricane strength for the next day, and begin to weaken by Monday evening. Swimmers were ordered out of the surf in NY and New Jersey . Forecasters said the storm which has increased its winds to 70 miles per hour could regain hurricane force later Sunday as it stalls over warm Atlantic water before weakening again to a tropical storm by Tuesday.

Culture&Arts

Oil Protest Has Violent Outcome

Archambault said at least a half-dozen people were maced and pepper sprayed and several people were bitten by the security guards' dogs - one woman bitten on her breast - after protesters entered the construction zone. "These grounds are the resting place of our ancestors". In a statement, the Morton County Sheriff's Department said protesters marched from their encampment onto private lands, where the pipeline is being constructed.

Culture&Arts

Vin Diesel Likely Won't Sound the Same As 'Guardians' Baby Groot

James Gunn, the director of Vol. 1 and upcoming Vol. 2 , recently told a fan that because he has been reborn and his now baby Groot, his memories have gone too. The film directed by James Gunn Chris Pratt in the title role is one of the most anticipated of 2017 and new details were unveiled on one of the members of the most popular band of fans: Groot.

Culture&Arts

WTI crude oil gains as Russia-Saudi deal continues to generate buzz

Meanwhile, crude oil for October delivery on the New York Mercantile Exchange rose 0.20% to $44.92 a barrel. Oil rose on Wednesday to pare some of the previous day's losses, partly thanks to a weaker US dollar, but the limited likelihood of a near-term agreement among the world's biggest exporters to rein in production kept gains in check.

Culture&Arts

BBC bosses red-faced as Strictly fans sound off over technical hitches

BBC director-general Tony Hall recently vowed to look into the sound problems experienced by viewers of Happy Valley after the second series of the BBC One show sparked hundreds of complaints from viewers over the "shocking" sound quality. Former shadow chancellor Ed is partnered up with Katya Jones, a young Russian dancer who is new to this year's show and describes herself as "intense, fierce and fabulous".

Culture&Arts

Cardinals, Broncos have a ton of preseason history

With many bubble players giving their best efforts, Arizona should be able to get that elusive preseason win. "We just thought with where we are, it's probably best for us to go a different way at this point in time, but Mark was great, and he handled everything great".

Culture&Arts

Labour MPs to vote on election of shadow cabinet ministers

Labour leadership challenger Owen Smith in his own Q&A with PinkNews readers questioned why party leader Jeremy Corbyn accepted up to £20,000 for media appearances on Iran's state-owned Press TV. Labour's leadership election result is set to be announced before the party's annual conference in the last week of September. The spokesman told The Guardian: "Jeremy supports democratisation and reform of the party rules and structures".

Culture&Arts

Stranger Things executive producer Dan Cohen promises big things for Season 2

What do the next episodes? Where will Season 2 take our favourite characters? That's the big question we ask ourselves. He said: "We'll be doing more than just a rehash of Season 1". Should the Duffer Brothers decide to have "disruptive sequels", the site suggested that they should just let the character go. ". Well, it already promises".


Begin ← Back 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621 622 623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640 641 642 643 644 645 646 647 648 649 650 651 652 653 654 655 656 657 658 659 660 661 662 663 664 665 666 667 668 669 670 671 672 673 674 675 676 677 678 679 680 681 682 683 684 685 686 687 688 689 690 691 692 693 694 695 696 697 698 699 700 701 702 703 704 705 706 707 708 709 710 711 712 713 714 715 716 717 718 719 720 721 722 723 724 725 726 727 728 729 730 731 732 733 734 735 736 737 738 739 740 741 742 743 744 745 746 747 748 749 750 751 752 753 754 755 756 757 758 759 760 761 762 763 764 765 766 767 768 769 770 771 772 773 774 775 776 777 778 779 780 781 782 783 784 785 786 787 788 789 790 791 792 793 794 795 796 797 798 799 800 801 802 803 804 805 806 807 808 809 810 811 812 813 814 815 816 817 818 819 820 821 822 823 824 825 826 827 828 829 830 831 832 833 834 835 836 837 838 839 840 841 842 843 844 845 846 847 848 849 850 851 852 853 854 855 856 857 858 859 860 861 862 863 864 865 866 867 868 869 870 871 872 873 874 875 876 877 878 879 880 881 882 883 884 885 886 887 888 889 890 891 892 893 894 895 896 897 898 899 900 901 902 903 904 905 906 907 908 909 910 911 912 913 914 915 916 917 918 919 920 921 922 923 924 925 926 927 928 929 930 931 932 933 934 935 936 937 938 939 940 941 942 943 944 945 946 947 948 949 950 Forward → End