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Life&Culture Irish comedian Sean Hughes has died aged 51
Author: 0 Irish comedian Sean Hughes has died aged 51

The 51-year-old, who grew up in Firhouse Co Dublin, was a star of both stage and screen, but was perhaps best known for his appearances on BBC's Never Mind The Buzzcocks and ITV's Coronation Street . Hughes also had a small role in the iconic Irish movie The Commitments . Murray said it was " terribly sad news ". Other stars from the world of entertainment, including "X Factor" host Dermot O'Leary and "Trainspotting" author Irvine Welsh, also paid tribute.

Life&Culture Singer Ed Sheeran Injured in 'a Bit of a Bicycle Accident'
Author: 0 Singer Ed Sheeran Injured in 'a Bit of a Bicycle Accident'

Whether his broken arm will change that isn't yet known. The world's best-selling singer was cycling around the capital when he was knocked off by a auto. He took to Instagram to share a photo of his arm injury, with a warning that it may affect tour dates. He is also due to perform in Osaka, Seoul, Tokyo, Hong Kong, the Philippines, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia and Singapore.

Life&Culture #MeToo: Twitter trembles as women share their sexual harassment stories
Author: 0 #MeToo: Twitter trembles as women share their sexual harassment stories

The actress encouraged anyone who has been sexually harassed or assaulted to reply to her tweet saying " me too ". "If you've been sexually harassed or assaulted write " me too " as a reply to this tweet", she captioned the image. McGowan has alleged Weinstein raped her. Milano spoke out against Weinstein on her website, Patriot not Partisan, on October 9, four days after the New York Times story was published.

Life&Culture NFL players continue national anthem protests
Author: 0 NFL players continue national anthem protests

Such a step of players agreeing to stand for the anthem potentially could come in conjunction with the league officially supporting community-related activities important to those players who have had a role in the protests. While hardliners, the Cowboys' Jerry Jones included, believe the policy should be enforced, others believe doing so would further damage the owners' relationship with players .

Life&Culture Meghan Markle 'quits Suits' to be with Prince Harry
Author: 0 Meghan Markle 'quits Suits' to be with Prince Harry

That being said, Meghan Markle will be wrapping up all filming sometime next month and she and Harry might be announcing their engagement before the winter holidays. Red Carpets and Royalty typically have a hard time finding a common ground; but, Markle loves charity work and this should place her in a welcoming environment.

Author: 0 The Obamas Choose Artist Kehinde Wiley To Paint Their Official Presidential Portrait

President Obama requested his portrait be painted by 40-year-old Wiley, who is from NY. In a statement, Kim Sajet, director of the National Portrait Gallery , explained: "The Portrait Gallery is absolutely delighted that Kehinde Wiley and Amy Sherald have agreed to create the official portraits of our former President and First Lady".

Life&Culture Former 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick files grievance against National Football League over alleged collusion
Author: 0 Former 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick files grievance against National Football League over alleged collusion

Following his decision to kneel during the national anthem last season, players around the league have continued on in his footsteps. The filing of the grievance was first reported by Mike Freeman of BleacherReport.com. In September, Ray Lewis said the Baltimore Ravens chose not to sign Kaepernick after his girlfriend posted a "racist" tweet featuring the former All-Pro linebacker and owner Steve Bisciotti.

Life&Culture Joe Jonas, Sophie Turner Engaged 'She Said Yes'
Author: 0 Joe Jonas, Sophie Turner Engaged 'She Said Yes'

Simply captioning the picture "she said yes " Sophie also shared the same snap of the ring on her finger with the caption: 'I said yes '. The pair have been dating since 2016. "I love you both so much", Nick Jonas wrote on Instagram alongside the couple's announcement. Jonas, 28, previously dated model Gigi Hadid and is the lead singer in the band DNCE .

Life&Culture James Corden Slammed After Opening Charity Gala With Harvey Weinstein Jokes
Author: 0 James Corden Slammed After Opening Charity Gala With Harvey Weinstein Jokes

The British late-night host took the stage Friday night at the amFAR gala , and kicked off his bit with several references to the more than two dozen accusations of sexual harassment, assault and rape now facing the disgraced movie mogul. James Corden joked about disgraced film mogul Harvey Weinstein at the amfAR Gala in Los Angeles last night. The internet was less forgiving. In another tweet, she accused Bob Weinstein of profiting off his brother's transaction.

Life&Culture Pulling 'To Kill A Mockingbird' from school reading list draws criticism
Author: 0 Pulling 'To Kill A Mockingbird' from school reading list draws criticism

Published in 1960, Lee's Pulitzer Prize-winner deals with racial inequality in a small Alabama town, in the aftermath of an alleged rape of a white woman for which a black man is tried. The book was adapted into a movie in 1962, starring Gregory Peck, who won an Academy Award for Best Actor for his portrayal of Atticus Finch. "Teach only "comfortable" books about racism in America, and you get students raised to be comfortable with racism," added another person.

Life&Culture Nothing To See Here, Just Taylor Swift Randomly Surprising A Superfan
Author: 0 Nothing To See Here, Just Taylor Swift Randomly Surprising A Superfan

The. Hell", the hysterical youngster declared. The 27-year-old has released two tracks for her upcoming album, due for release November 10 - Look What You Made Me Do , which became Taylor's first United Kingdom number one, and ... "So basically, what happened was". "I've just met the woman who made the biggest impact on my life and I was able to thank her". "I mean I hope, it would be preferable if you did".

Life&Culture Urvashi Rautela's First Look From Hate Story 4 — Trending
Author: 0 Urvashi Rautela's First Look From Hate Story 4 — Trending

Actress Urvashi Rautela's first look from her forthcoming film Hate Story 4 is one of the top trends on the Internet on Sunday morning. " Urvashi Rautela in #HateStoryIV", Mr Adarsh captioned his post. Slated to be released in March 2018, the movie is expected to bring Urvashi back into the limelight. The first and second films were headlined by Surveen Chawla and marked television actor Jai Bhanushali's film debut.

Life&Culture Porn king offers bounty for Trump impeachment
Author: 0 Porn king offers bounty for Trump impeachment

Flynt lists a number of reasons why Trump needs to be eliminated - compromising internal and worldwide politics, casting hundreds of lies, rude nepotism, and appointing unqualified personalities to senior posts . Flynt says he believes that somewhere there is a piece of evidence that could solidify impeachment , that proves financial dealings with Russian Federation or illegal business dealings.

Author: 0 Twenty-First Century Fox (FOX) Earning Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Study Shows

The stock increased 1.45% or $0.38 on October 13, reaching $26.52. In the most recent quarter, institutional ownership decreased by a net of 9.76 million shares, or 0.97%. Lmm reported 17,000 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. Beech Hill Advisors Inc who had been investing in Verizon Communications Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $195.24 billion market cap company.

Life&Culture 'Peanuts' Creator Charles Schultz's House Burned Down in the California Wildfires
Author: 0 'Peanuts' Creator Charles Schultz's House Burned Down in the California Wildfires

His widow, Jean Schulz , evacuated before flames engulfed her hillside home Monday and is staying with a daughter. Still, the more personal items from Charles and Jean's life are gone, Monte Schulz told the AP. Charlie Brown once opined, "I've developed a new philosophy". The latest casualty figures mark the greatest loss life from a single California wildfire event in 84 years, with 3500 homes and businesses incinerated and 77,000 hectares scorched.