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Author: 0 "Veep" Again Wins Emmy For Outstanding Comedy Series

Actor, Comedy Series: Donald Glover , Atlanta . " SNL " lost out in the race for outstanding writing for a variety series. Directing, Drama: Reed Morano, The Handmaid's Tale . This was one of the more crowded Emmy categories with seven entries, meaning someone came within 2% of the sixth place nominee and won an invite as well.

Culture&Arts Rob Kardashian and Blac Chyna officially end it
Author: 0 Rob Kardashian and Blac Chyna officially end it

According to TMZ's sources, Kardashian initially offered $10,000 a month in child support, but Chyna was looking for something more in the neighborhood of $50,000. In fact, Rob has got more than 50 per cent custody. Could this possibly be the end to the Rob and Chyna saga? A lot went on the worlds of Rob Kardashian and Blac Chyna this week.

Culture&Arts Harry Dean Stanton Passes Away at 91
Author: 0 Harry Dean Stanton Passes Away at 91

Stanton's agent says he died at age 91 in Los Angeles on Friday. "Though Stanton's most recent appearance was in the hit TV series " #twin peaks ", he will appear in one more project: "the film " Frank and Ava ", in which Stanton plays the role of Sheriff Lloyd.

Culture&Arts Pakistan thrash World XI to clinch Independence Cup
Author: 0 Pakistan thrash World XI to clinch Independence Cup

World XI captain Faf du Plessis and Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed. New Zealand's Grant Elliott, who is now in Pakistan to play the T20 series for World XI , said he found security in the Asian nation as "amazing". "These three T20s between World XI and Pakistan are very important in the context of Pakistan cricket". Amla was the notable difference for World XI .

Culture&Arts Gay rights activist Edith Windsor passes away
Author: 0 Gay rights activist Edith Windsor passes away

She had sued the U.S. government after being ordered to pay $363,053 (£224,940) in federal estate tax after her previous wife, Thea Spyer , died. In 2009, Windsor was denied a spouse's exemption and forced to pay federal taxes on the estate of her late wife, Thea Spyer , who also was Jewish, although their Canadian marriage was recognized as legal by the State of NY, where they resided.

Culture&Arts Los Angeles confirmed as hosts of 2028 Olympic Games
Author: 0 Los Angeles confirmed as hosts of 2028 Olympic Games

Los Angeles' rollercoaster campaign to host the Olympics - an effort marked by early defeat and last-second negotiations - reached its conclusion today when the city was formally awarded the 2028 Summer Games. In 2015, Boston was initially awarded the USA bid for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games, but dropped out. Hosting the Olympics is nothing new for Paris , although it has been a while.

Culture&Arts 'Wonder Woman' Director Patty Jenkins Signs On For Sequel
Author: 0 'Wonder Woman' Director Patty Jenkins Signs On For Sequel

Jenkins will reportedly receive a seven-figure directing and writing fee, which is said to be in the range of $7 million to $9 million. The deal is precedent-setting, making Jenkins the highest-paid female filmmaker in history, though getting to this point was " challenging ", according to one source.

Culture&Arts New Mom Janet Jackson Launches New Tour
Author: 0 New Mom Janet Jackson Launches New Tour

Now, I know there were rumours on whether we were going to do the show in Houston or whether we weren't going to do the show in Houston , and I'm here to tell you that we are going to do the show in Houston . Fans got loud as she also performed the newest dance craze the Milly Rock while performing "Nasty" and even mixed in Cardi B's "Bodak Yellow" with her own hit "What Have You Done for Me Lately".

Culture&Arts Lucasfilm Fires Star Wars Episode 9 Director Due to Vision Differences
Author: 0 Lucasfilm Fires Star Wars Episode 9 Director Due to Vision Differences

It was unclear why Ms Kennedy lost confidence in Trevorrow , who is best known for directing Jurassic World , which took in US$1.7 billion (S$2.3 billion) worldwide in 2015. But despite Johnson needing to keep up with previous films, novels, and comic books featuring the characters from The Last Jedi , he was actually surprised by the level of artistic license he had on the movie.

Culture&Arts Summertime is back-to-school time in state's largest districts
Author: 0 Summertime is back-to-school time in state's largest districts

In Calcasieu Parish, where floodwaters prompted the rescue of 500 people in the Lake Charles area, the school district initiated closures Monday. For example, Bryant Elementary in Riverside Unified School District adopted the Core Knowledge curriculum to attract and retain more students.

Culture&Arts Victoria's Secret Fashion Show heads to Shanghai this year
Author: 0 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show heads to Shanghai this year

Gigi , 22, confirmed her involvement in an Instagram post Monday after Bella , 20, announced her own return over the weekend. Who are you most excited to see walk the catwalk this year? Work hard for your goals and stay humble ❤️ may all your dreams come true just like mine became true today.

Culture&Arts Gunfire heard near Bangladesh border as 1000s flee Myanmar
Author: 0 Gunfire heard near Bangladesh border as 1000s flee Myanmar

On Thursday a panel led by former United Nations chief Kofi Annan which she commissioned released a report on how peace can be brought back to Rakhine. Despite decades of persecution, the Rohingya largely eschewed violence. Mohammad Nur, a Rohingya leader at an unregistered camp in Bangladesh's Cox's Bazar district, told The Associated Press by phone that he had heard that some 100,000 Rohingya had gathered along the border to try to enter Bangladesh, but the number could not be confirmed.

Culture&Arts NYC Mayor considering removing statue of Columbus
Author: 0 NYC Mayor considering removing statue of Columbus

Robert E. Lee. Mark-Vivirito told the New York Post that "There obviously has been ongoing dialogue and debate in the Caribbean, particularly in Puerto Rico where I'm from, that there should be no monument or statue of Christopher Columbus, based on what he signifies to the native population".

Culture&Arts Four Premier League games at 10am ET
Author: 0 Four Premier League games at 10am ET

Watford and Brighton could not be seperated as they played out a goalless draw at Vicarage Road on Saturday. Hosts Huddersfield , trailing only Manchester United after two matches on their top-flight return, was kept at bay by Saints goalkeeper Fraser Forster and Mauricio Pellegrino's side improved after the interval, gaining a foothold in midfield and frustrating their newly-promoted opposition.

Culture&Arts Dwayne Johnson's 'San Andreas' role helped a boy save a life
Author: 0 Dwayne Johnson's 'San Andreas' role helped a boy save a life

A young hero who saved his brother's life with skills he learned from an action movie will be meeting his idol in Vancouver. After the boys' mother, Christa O'Connor, shared details of the July 25 incident with her hometown newspaper, the Roseville-Eastpointe Eastsider, Jacob's story has been published across the country and the world.

Culture&Arts A wounded Trump lashes out at Phoenix rally
Author: 0 A wounded Trump lashes out at Phoenix rally

Just more than a third of American voters (35%) say Trump hasn't had an impact on white supremacist groups, and six in 10 voters (59%) say he's encouraged them. -Mexico border. President Donald Trump said the media misrepresented his condemnation of white supremacists last week, but he did not address the controversial elements of his remarks blaming all sides for violence at a far-right rally in Charlottesville .

Culture&Arts Meghan Trainor's Image Being Used To Fight Against Marriage Equality
Author: 0 Meghan Trainor's Image Being Used To Fight Against Marriage Equality

The All About The Bass singer was informed by fans on social media that the group, under the Facebook name Vote NO Australia , had printed her face on one of their campaign posters without permission. We apologise to Megan Trainor and her support base if this has caused any angst or distress. Australia Post workers are fearing for their safety in the lead up to the same-sex marriage plebiscite.

Culture&Arts Mark Wahlberg displaces The Rock as world's highest-paid actor
Author: 0 Mark Wahlberg displaces The Rock as world's highest-paid actor

Wahlberg, 46, who is worth $225 million, can also point to his roles in films Transformers: The Last Knight and forthcoming comedy sequel Daddy's Home 2 for his blockbuster payday. Check out all of the men who made it onto Forbes 2017 Highest Paid Actor list here. It's worth pointing out that the lists are put together with all earnings considered, not just those made from actual acting jobs.

Culture&Arts Taylor Swift Is Acting Strange On Social Media
Author: 0 Taylor Swift Is Acting Strange On Social Media

Here are some of the biggest, just to catch you up. But upon closer inspection, it looks like some sort of lizard tail, I think? And, as if a new song from Tay wasn't exciting enough, apparently the music video for said song will drop at the same time.

Culture&Arts Slapstick comic Jerry Lewis has died at the age of 91
Author: 0 Slapstick comic Jerry Lewis has died at the age of 91

The legendary comedian, singer, actor, filmmaker, producer, and all-around creator died in his Las Vegas home on Sunday morning, his family confirms. Or a punchline. You'll be missed". Although Lewis' career flourished in his duo act with Martin, it didn't stop him from taking on solo projects from movies, such as 1960's " The Bellboy ", to a comic book series called "The Adventures of Jerry Lewis ", released from 1957 to 1971.

Author: 0 U.S. warship challenges China's claims in South China Sea

AMTI said China continued to reclaim in the Paracel Islands. Sailing within those 12 miles is meant to show that the United States does not recognize territorial claims there. Geng reiterated the Chinese government's willingness to safeguard national sovereignty and its maritime rights and interests. "All operations are conducted in accordance with worldwide law and demonstrate that the United States will fly, sail, and operate wherever global law allows".

Culture&Arts Facebook has added a new video service
Author: 0 Facebook has added a new video service

Facebook says the Watch tab will feature content created to "engage fans and community", including videos from popular vloggers and online personalities. "Watching a show doesn't have to be passive". Facebook is now testing ad breaks . The same will be true on the content creation side where only a limited group of creators will be able to setup Shows until everything is tuned in just right and the platform is ready for others to join.

Culture&Arts Amy Schumer to Make Her Broadway Debut in Steve Martin's Play
Author: 0 Amy Schumer to Make Her Broadway Debut in Steve Martin's Play

Amy has been cast as Corky, with Alan Tudyk playing her husband Norm, while Laura Benanti and funnyman Keegan-Michael Key will portray the visiting couple, Laura and Gerald. The play ran for the first time at The Old Globe Theatre in San Diego, California in 2016, later migrating to the Long Wharf Theatre in New Haven, Connecticut.

Culture&Arts Woman claims Usher exposed her to STDs
Author: 0 Woman claims Usher exposed her to STDs

Later, she says a security guard came up to her and asked for her number because Usher was "interested in her". "He never warned me about any STDs, I never heard from him again". "I feel like my rights were violated", she said adding she chose to join the lawsuit so he "does not do this to anyone else". Court filings claim that in the event that Usher doesn't have herpes , his conduct has still caused "severe emotional distress" since he has allowed them to worry that he has exposed ...

Culture&Arts British, Belgian royals to mark WWI battle centenary
Author: 0 British, Belgian royals to mark WWI battle centenary

Catherine, dressed in a cream Alexander McQueen dress, stood between William, who wore a blue suit with medals, and a more sombrely dressed Prime Minister Theresa May . As of Sunday the 30 of July, it has been played 30,752 times since 1928. The British offensive was staged near Ypres from July 31 to November 10 1917, over fields of liquid mud.

Culture&Arts Release date for Wonder Woman 2 announced
Author: 0 Release date for Wonder Woman 2 announced

Jenkins' " Wonder Woman " is still chugging along at the box office, with over $389.7 million from North American theaters. However, despite director Patty Jenkins' success with the first film, Jenkins has not been confirmed to direct the sequel.

Culture&Arts Morata makes Chelsea debut, but Bayern Munich 'roast' Blues
Author: 0 Morata makes Chelsea debut, but Bayern Munich 'roast' Blues

Pedro is due back in London to undergo further examination, likely ruling him out for the remainder of the Blues' tour to Asia, where they face Bayern Munich and Inter Milan in the 2017 International Champions Cup . The Blues have landed Morata for an initial £58m fee which could rise to £70m, and the Spain worldwide has been earmarked to replace the outgoing Diego Costa as first-choice striker.

Culture&Arts Lahore blast: 15 killed, a dozen injured near Arfa Karim Towers
Author: 0 Lahore blast: 15 killed, a dozen injured near Arfa Karim Towers

The Pakistani Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack which targeted officers who were deployed to clear street vendors from an area near the Lahore Technology Park in the centre of the city. The bomb blast took place near the Arfa Kareem Tower. Forensics teams had also collected evidence from the blast site to determine the nature of the explosion.

Culture&Arts Kate Middleton leaves the royal jewels at home for museum opening
Author: 0 Kate Middleton leaves the royal jewels at home for museum opening

The museum posted a time-lapse video of its installation of an entire blue whale skeleton, and even from a distance, it's incredible. Chief digital and product officer at the museum, Piers Jones, says the museum wanted a "highly visual experience that would work in-gallery and on mobile" so visitors could engage with information about the whale in their own pace, whether they visited the museum in person or via the web app.

Author: 0 Dollar hits four-month high in Tokyo

Devon Energy rose 81 cents, or 2.7 percent, to $30.54. KEEPING SCORE: The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell 1 point, or 0.1 percent, to 2,425 as of 2:23 p.m. EXECUTIVE SHUFFLE: Citrix Systems fell 1.8 percent after the business software company announced that CEO Kirill Tatarinov has been replaced by David Henshall, the company's chief financial officer.

Culture&Arts Migos Member Takeoff Gets Kicked off of Delta Flight
Author: 0 Migos Member Takeoff Gets Kicked off of Delta Flight

The Migos said that Takeoff didn't move his book bag out of the aisle because he was asleep. According to the manager, the three individuals fell asleep in their seats and never heard the instructions. Quavo and Offset and the manager made a decision to accompany him off the flight. A Delta spokesman reached out to TMZ to inform them Migos were kicked off their flight because they "refused to follow crew member instructions to buckle seatbelts and stow carry-on in overhead bins".

Culture&Arts Kardashians upset with Rob for posting naked pics, feuding with Blac Chyna
Author: 0 Kardashians upset with Rob for posting naked pics, feuding with Blac Chyna

After his Instagram account was removed, the reality star moved on to Twitter to rant about the mother of his daughter, claiming that she had cheated on him and spent $100,000 on cosmetic surgery. The same year, Drake rapped about her in his hit single "Miss Me". The girls understandably were particularly upset when Rob wrote that Chyna "had a baby out of spite" to get back at her ex, Tyga .

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