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Life&Culture US women back in gold medal game after win over Finland
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Even so, getting to Pyeongchang at all was not a foregone conclusion for this team. In 2014 they created the high performance program to try to change the culture of USA curling from simply self-coached teams players put together themselves to teams formed by the HPP, with the addition of funding for coaches, trainers and even sports psychologists.

Life&Culture Record warmth and on and off showers
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Hopefully you managed to enjoy the taste of spring, or more appropriately summer, as some big changes are on the way for the rest of the week. We begin our Wednesday with partly to mostly cloudy skies and very mild temperatures. Sunday through Monday , temperatures range from the upper 50s to mid-60s with only a few isolated showers. Expect the heaviest rain late Saturday afternoon and evening.

Life&Culture Vonn's best chance at gold coming up in Olympic downhill
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Shiffrin, who won the giant slalom gold here but could only finish fourth in her favoured slalom , was nearly a second back, while another Swiss racer, Wendy Holdener , took bronze at 1.44sec. Scheduling changes at the Winter Olympics bumped up the highly anticipated encounter between Lindsey Vonn and Mikaela Shiffrin . After the race, Shiffrin said she was happy with her Pyeongchang haul of gold and silver .

Life&Culture Maxine Waters Blasts Trump Over Oprah Attack: She's 'Richer Than You'
Author: 0 Maxine Waters Blasts Trump Over Oprah Attack: She's 'Richer Than You'

Ellen asked, referring to Trump calling Oprah "very insecure" following a February 18 episode of 60 Minutes where she discussed the president with a panel of Trump and non-Trump voters. The president, who is in Florida in the wake of the school shooting in Parkland , also called the billionaire "very insecure". While on Ellen , Oprah admitted to the talk show host that after receiving Trump's comments about her " 60 Minutes " special, she said she did go back to double check ...

Life&Culture 'Black Panther' surpasses The Last Jedi's opening weekend
Author: 0 'Black Panther' surpasses The Last Jedi's opening weekend

The all-star cast was directed by Ryan Coogler , whose previous credits include Creed and Fruitvale Station . "Never in a million years did we imagine that you all would come out this strong", he said . The film with the nearly all-black cast was expected to do well, but its four-day holiday weekend opening haul of $ 242 million in the United States and $427 million worldwide was better than expected.

Life&Culture Gus Kenworthy shows off massive bruise from Olympic practice
Author: 0 Gus Kenworthy shows off massive bruise from Olympic practice

While showing the bruise, Kenworthy chuckled, "A peach hasn't been this destroyed since Timothée Chalamet in Call Me by Your Name ". Speaking of the kiss in PyeongChang, Kenworthy said afterwards: "I didn't even know that that was a televised moment at all, but I think that's awesome.

Life&Culture Multi-Review: Black Panther
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Coogler's peers, Wonder Woman director Patty Jenkins and Guardians of the Galaxy's James Gunn , also congratulated him. Outside of a minor role in Spider-Man: Homecoming, Glover has no ties to Disney or Marvel, so it's kind of a miracle that the actor-writer-rapper extraordinaire was able to take a gander at the Black Panther script.

Life&Culture Maisie Williams Teases 'Game of Thrones' Ending, Shades Donald Trump
Author: 0 Maisie Williams Teases 'Game of Thrones' Ending, Shades Donald Trump

She thinks that this rumour is absolutely nonsense: "Well I heard this, and I immediately thought, 'I don't think we've got the budget to shoot lots of different endings!'" But when Kimmel queried her about HBO president Casey Bloys' statement that the show was shooting multiple endings to hide the real one, Williams was skeptical.

Life&Culture Shoe hurling at CM: CEC seeks reports from SEC
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Over one hundred BJD workers and the artists worked overnight to decorate the patch of the main road where Naveen Patnaik will conduct his road show. Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, too, campaigned for BJP candidate Ashok Panigrahi for the third consecutive day, and appealed to people to dislodge the BJD government for the sake of overall development of the region.

Life&Culture Jennifer Lawrence fires back at BAFTA critics calling her 'rude'
Author: 0 Jennifer Lawrence fires back at BAFTA critics calling her 'rude'

I grabbed her right before I went on stage and said just go on and on about me, obviously kidding. "I wasn't being rude , it was an inside joke", she concludes. She said: "It was an inside joke". Wow. I don't really know where to get started on this " Jennifer Lawrence wearing a revealing dress in the cold"...

Life&Culture Liam Payne and Cheryl reveal bedroom secret to Brit Awards host
Author: 0 Liam Payne and Cheryl reveal bedroom secret to Brit Awards host

It came after they posed together on the red carpet ahead of the awards, where Liam performed a duet with Rita Ora . Whitehall chose to pay the pair a visit, visiting their table and mentioning Liam was performing a song from the new 50 Shades - a movie that focusses primarily on bondage.

Life&Culture Harvey Weinstein asks judge to dismiss sexual misconduct lawsuit
Author: 0 Harvey Weinstein asks judge to dismiss sexual misconduct lawsuit

Weinstein's lawyers filed a response in federal court in NY, saying the possible class-action case should be rejected and invoked the words of a number of A-list actresses in his defence. In documents obtained by The Blast, Weinstein claimed: "The specific facts alleged call into question the veracity of the general allegations that putative class members were under duress".

Life&Culture Cinemark Bans Large Bags From Theaters for Safety Reasons
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She would also like to see metal detectors at the front of all movie theaters. If you're planning to see a movie at a Cinemark theater this weekend, you might want to check out the company's new bag policy. Cinemark operates nine theaters in northeast OH including locations in Strongsville, Valley View, Macedonia, Aurora, Cuyahoga Falls, Sandusky, Wooster, and North Canton.

Life&Culture Jurassic World 3 release date announced
Author: 0 Jurassic World 3 release date announced

Screenwriter Emily Carmichael ( Pacific Rim Uprising , The Black Hole ), will write the screenplay with Trevorrow. Jurassic World 3 is happening. Universal Pictures has announced an official release date for Jurassic World 3 . There's still several months before you'll actually be able to see Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom in theaters.