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Life&Culture Sarah Silverman, Michael Sheen break up
Author: 0 Sarah Silverman, Michael Sheen break up

Silverman previously referred to Sheen as her on-again, off-again lover in an interview with Jimmy Kimmel . Instead, she confirmed that their parting was due to the difficulties of living in different countries, with Silverman based in Los Angeles and Sheen in Wales.

Life&Culture Going for God: Vatican invited to attend Olympic opening ceremony
Author: 0 Going for God: Vatican invited to attend Olympic opening ceremony

Bach added that the International Olympic Committee was "extremely worried" about how the sport was run and the International Olympic Committee was prepared to make bold decisions. REUTERS' Gabrielle Tétrault-Farber reported Russia will ask the International Olympic Committee to allow Russian athletes whose doping bans have been overturned to participate in the upcoming Winter Games in PyeongChang , Russian Sports Minister Pavel Kolobkov said on Thursday ( REUTERS, 2/1 ).

Life&Culture Meghan Markle's Sister Says She Abandoned Their Bankrupt Father
Author: 0 Meghan Markle's Sister Says She Abandoned Their Bankrupt Father

According to The Sunday Times, 36-year-old Meghan's speech will be an "affectionate" tribute to Harry, as well as the Queen and her friends and family. It's clear that Meghan's arrival into the royal family has brought with it a shift in royal traditions. Meghan and her half-sister both grew up on the sets of Hollywood sitcoms and soaps.

Life&Culture £560m writedown could force Bunnings out of the United Kingdom within 12 months
Author: 0 £560m writedown could force Bunnings out of the United Kingdom within 12 months

Homebase has announced it is shutting 40 of its stores across the United Kingdom. Homebase operates from 250 stores and employs 12,000 people in the UK. "It is clear that a significant amount of change has been driven through Homebase since the acquisition and the disruption caused by the rapid repositioning of the business has contributed to greater than expected losses across the Homebase network", Mr Schneider said.

Life&Culture Dennis Edwards from The Temptations dies at age 74
Author: 0 Dennis Edwards from The Temptations dies at age 74

Edwards joined the Temptations in 1968 after original member, David Ruffin , was sacked from the group. It was included on The Undisputed Truth's 1973 album Law of the Land. American singer Dennis Edwards , frontman of the well-known Motown band The Temptations, has passed away aged 74. At the time of his death, the icon was married to Brenda Edwards.

Life&Culture Donnie Yen confirms production on Sleeping Dogs film is underway
Author: 0 Donnie Yen confirms production on Sleeping Dogs film is underway

Back in March previous year, it was announced that there would be a movie adaptation of Square Enix's "Sleeping Dogs" game . Yen, a famous Hong Kong actor who recently appeared in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story and xXx: Return of Xander Cage , is also a director, fight choreographer, and a master of multiple martial arts.

Life&Culture Dubai airport maintains its top spot for worldwide passengers
Author: 0 Dubai airport maintains its top spot for worldwide passengers

A major transit hub situated on transcontinental air routes, Dubai is one of several Gulf-based airports to have experienced prodigious growth in recent years. Dubai airport (DXB) has maintained its No. 1 position as the world's busiest airport for worldwide travel for the fourth consecutive year. On cargo, DXB returned modest growth for the year with a 2.4 percent annual increase to 2,654,494 tonnes, after December's total edged down 0.5 percent to 229,019 tonnes.

Life&Culture Fossils In Amber May Provide Link Between Ancient Arachnids And Modern Spiders
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Selden said, in the Nature Ecology and Evolution journal , the species depicts "a kind of missing link" between true spiders and earlier spider. Known from four specimens, the ancient arachnid's formal name is Chimerarachne yingi . Palaeontologist Professor Paul Selden , of Kansas University, said: "We can only speculate that, because it was trapped in amber, we assume it was living on or around tree trunks".

Life&Culture Top editors suddenly out — Chaos at Newsweek
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Two top editors and a reporter at Newsweek were fired on Monday , and two other reporters left in limbo, in a purge that targeted employees involved in coverage of the company's financial and legal troubles. Multiple sources said staffers at Newsweek are anxious for their jobs and have started to reach out to their networks about other employment possibilities.

Life&Culture Weekend Box Office Recap
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Maze Runner: The Death Cure drops to second place after taking a 58 perent drop during its second weekend . Weekend numbers for Gina Carano's "Scorched Earth" have yet to be released. Cume is $39.8M. Add in $37M from China, part of the $142.9M worldwide total, and the global gross now stands at $182.6M. The leading Oscar nominee with 13 nods, The Shape of Water still slid 21 percent with $4.3m.

Life&Culture Dwayne Johnson to star in NBC's 'Titan Games'
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In case you weren't aware that Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson is a very busy man, that should have been made quite clear during Sunday's broadcast of Super Bowl LII , when at times it nearly seemed like we were seeing more of Dwayne Johnson than we were of Tom Brady, thanks to various promos for the wrestler-turned-acting-superstar's upcoming projects.

Life&Culture Possible Spoiler for Women's Elimination Chamber Match
Author: 0 Possible Spoiler for Women's Elimination Chamber Match

Apollo Crews in a Second Chance Fatal 4 Way with the victor earning the final spot in the men's Elimination Chamber match. They also face off at Elimination Chamber . Alexa Bliss was announced as the first participant, and she will defend her Raw Women's Championship against five other women. This, therefore, would allow The Miz to take some time off from WWE to celebrate the birth of his baby girl, who is expected to arrive into the world around that time as well.

Life&Culture Netflix orders two seasons of Ryan Murphy comedy series The Politician
Author: 0 Netflix orders two seasons of Ryan Murphy comedy series The Politician

The hourlong comedy series will be spearheaded by Tony victor Ben Platt , who is red hot coming off his Broadway stint in the smash hit musical Dear Evan Hansen . The actress previously won an Emmy award for her guest appearance on Glee , which was also created by Murphy and Falchuck, alongside collaborator Ian Brennan .

Life&Culture Massive fire at Cuttack shopping mall creates panic
Author: 0 Massive fire at Cuttack shopping mall creates panic

It gradually spread to nearby shops, including a bookstall, electric shop and hotel. A fireman said that around 11.30am they were informed about fire breaking out at the showroom. Meanwhile, DG (Fire Services) Bijay Kumar Sharma has ordered a probe into the incident. The fire services personnel equipped with oxygen masks went inside the showroom to ascertain if anyone was trapped, but they found out that the staff and other customers had escaped unhurt.

Life&Culture The winners of the DGA Awards
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Peele was also in the running for the big prize, alongside fellow Academy Award nominees Greta Gerwig for A24's " Lady Bird " and Christopher Nolan for Warner Bros.' " Dunkirk ". Comedy series directing went to " Veep's " Beth McCarthy-Miller, who was up against Aziz Ansari in the category. From Gerwig to Peele, all the nominated directors spoke of their pride of being able to call themselves directors and to be in the guild.

Life&Culture Kevin Gorman's Take 5: Five thoughts on Super Bowl LII
Author: 0 Kevin Gorman's Take 5: Five thoughts on Super Bowl LII

Foles was almost as prolific with 373 yards and three touchdown passes and also caught a TD pass for the Eagles (16-3). Brady then led the Patriots on an nearly identical drive, getting the Patriots down to the Eagles' eight-yard line before Sebastian Gostkowski hit a 26-yard field goal to tie the scores.

Life&Culture Neo-Nazi Set to Win GOP Nomination in lllinois Race
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Ten months ago, in remarks filmed at a neo-Nazi retreat in Kentucky, he ranted about how Donald Trump had "surrounded himself with hordes of Jews including a Jew in his own family, that punk named Jared Kushner". Since the 1970s, he has repeatedly attempted to win office in Milwaukee and Chicago. "Given the fact that I've got no opposition in the primary, OK, I win that one by default all right", Jones stressed in his interview with the Chicago Sun-Times.