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Life&Culture Tragically Hip frontman Gord Downie dead at 53
Author: 0 Tragically Hip frontman Gord Downie dead at 53

Since The Tragically Hip's first album in 1987, the band has provided a soundtrack for the lives of many Canadians. For more than 30 years, the singer-songwriter wrote countless hits such as, "Bobcaygeon", "Ahead By a Century", "Courage", and "New Orleans is Sinking".

Life&Culture Kenny Chesney to perform at Busch Stadium in 2018
Author: 0 Kenny Chesney to perform at Busch Stadium in 2018

Chesney did not return in 2014, and the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports fewer problems were reported at his shows in 2015 and 2016 due to increased police and EMS presence and smaller crowds. Chesney says he can't wait to get back on the road. One of the highlights of Chesney's semi-annual stops in Tampa are his opening acts. "We have so much fun, so much life, so many memories - all tied up in these shows and these songs".

Author: 0 Here's why one McDonald's added 'phone lockers' to its restaurant

Whether or not people will actually use the lockers to keep their phones has been still up for debate. In an Instagram post, one person shared a photo of the 100-locker station, which was nearly completely empty. Trying to have a conversation with someone who's distracted by their phone during meal time can be frustrating. It's not the first time the fast-food giant has tried the idea.

Life&Culture 1 lakh employees of MSRTC goes on indefinite strike
Author: 0 1 lakh employees of MSRTC goes on indefinite strike

The MSRTC has, however, chose to refund money to those who had already reserved tickets during this period. State transport corporation runs a total of 18,000 buses with more than 1 lakh employees , but its incurs losses to the tune of Rs 450 crore per year.

Life&Culture Netflix: Malaysians are Asia's top binge-watchers
Author: 0 Netflix: Malaysians are Asia's top binge-watchers

Exclusivity, they believe, will encourage millions more people to part with monthly subscription fees and then keep them glued to their sofas for years to come. The Netflix streaming platform, which usually adds programs in all their seasonal entirety, has become a favored hangout of TV binge-watchers. A new type of fan has emerged on Internet TV network Netflix , and they're racing to be the first to finish shows like " Stranger Things ", " House of Cards ", " Fuller House ".

Life&Culture American author George Saunders wins Man Booker Prize
Author: 0 American author George Saunders wins Man Booker Prize

Baroness Lola Young, chair of the judges, said: "The form and style of this utterly original novel reveals a witty, intelligent, and deeply moving narrative". The judging panel deliberated for five hours on Tuesday - including spells of "fierce debate" - before unanimously naming Saunders as the victor. "We don't look at the nationality of the writer", she said.

Author: 0 WWE Champion challenge Universal Champion at Survivor Series

It feels like it's been an eternity, and that's exactly what Sami was explaining to Daniel Bryan as the show got started. Owens and Zayn headed backstage after their big win and found Daniel Bryan . Mahal said he gets a ton of respect in his country and AJ reminded him they're not in India. Mahal chose to take his complaints to General Manager Daniel Bryan who announced a match between Styles and one of the Singh Brothers.

Author: 0 Kevin James explains TV wife's onscreen death

When Kevin Can Wait returned for its second season last month, over a year had passed and it was established that Donna had died, though viewers have yet to learn how or why. On the struggles with the previous scenario: "The plot of the show didn't have enough drive". "If we got through a second season, I wouldn't see us getting through a third one".

Life&Culture Woman who feared deportation drowned 2 boys
Author: 0 Woman who feared deportation drowned 2 boys

Police say Pelima drowned the two boys on Monday in her Wilmington home. Wilmington Police need your help after a break-in at the Family Dollar on South 17th Street early this morning. Police have not been able to locate the 5-year-old boy's biological mother, the chief said. According to the arrest report, Pelima took the 4-month-old infant and dropped him into the tub in the bathroom, then she turned the water on.

Life&Culture Oscar Pistorius prosecutor to pursue homicide case against Jacob Zuma's son
Author: 0 Oscar Pistorius prosecutor to pursue homicide case against Jacob Zuma's son

Duduzane Zuma, the embattled son of President Jacob Zuma, will be prosecuted for culpable homicide. The prosecution relates to a vehicle accident on 1 February 2014 on the M1 highway in Gauteng caused by Mr Zuma. It is about bringing justice to a family who for years have been left in the dark. Meeting Duduzane Zuma. More of Zapiro's magic availbale at www.zapiro.com .

Life&Culture Wipro September Quarter Profit Rises 6%
Author: 0 Wipro September Quarter Profit Rises 6%

The Business Process Services (BPS) attrition in the company has increased notches by 70 basis points to 13.5% on the quarterly basis, the requlatory filing of the company revealed. IT Services Segment Revenues for the company in dollar terms were $2,013.5 million. The stock price of Wipro which announced earnings after market hours closed down 0.24 percent at Rs 289.35 on the BSE .

Life&Culture Blac Chyna Sues Kardashians, Claims They Canceled 'Rob & Chyna'
Author: 0 Blac Chyna Sues Kardashians, Claims They Canceled 'Rob & Chyna'

In addition, Chyna is also suing the family for battery, claiming that Kardashian physically assaulted her during a domestic violence incident, during which he allegedly ripped her bedroom door off at the hinges. "I am satisfied to speak to Blac Chyna as she supports her rights in the claim we have recorded today", Chyna's lawyer Lisa Bloom revealed to Page Six on Tuesday.

Author: 0 Snap, NBCUniversal Partner On New Digital Video Venture

NBC Entertainment veteran Lauren Anderson takes the helm as the digital studio's chief content officer and will work with talent from across the industry while continuing to collaborate with the NBC Entertainment network and studio families.

Life&Culture Ed Sheeran Asia tour dates in doubt after cycling injury
Author: 0 Ed Sheeran Asia tour dates in doubt after cycling injury

He has had to cancel his shows in Taipei, Osaka, Seoul, Tokyo and Hong Kong. Seems like Shape of You singer Ed Sheeran is not in a good shape after he was hit by a speeding auto while riding his bicycle. While one arm was wrapped in a cast, the other was being supported by a sling. All told, the singer has 15 dates between now and the end of November that could potentially be affected.

Life&Culture Project Runway Fan Favorite Mychael Knight Dead At 39
Author: 0 Project Runway Fan Favorite Mychael Knight Dead At 39

According to TMZ , Knight died after recently checking into the hospital, where he'd been getting treatment for intestinal issues. Sad news to report. Knight also appeared on BET's Rip The Runway and designed a line of custom tees for Starbucks . He auditioned again for the show's third season, winning the show's Fan Favorite award and placing fourth in the competition.

Life&Culture So, Instagram is all over Maisie Williams' tribute to Sophie Turner
Author: 0 So, Instagram is all over Maisie Williams' tribute to Sophie Turner

Some " Game of Thrones " fans were saddened to find out that Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas were engaged after just 11 months of dating. Speaking of the Jonas Brothers, both Nick and Kevin are stoked about welcoming Turner to their family. However, the pair remained quiet about their relationship for a while longer. Jonas and Turner have been dating since November, after they were spotted acting cozy at a concert in the Netherlands.

Life&Culture Amazon Studios chief Roy Price resigns
Author: 0 Amazon Studios chief Roy Price resigns

Albert Cheng, who took charge last week when Price was placed on a leave of absence, will continue as the interim head of the studio, the spokesperson said. The suspension came a week after a New York Times story first brought to light sexual harassment allegations against Hollywood movie producer Harvey Weinstein .

Life&Culture New Black Panther poster released
Author: 0 New Black Panther poster released

But, the trailer launch of the black panther has made the fans of marvel cinematic universe lose their minds. Forest Whittaker, Danai Gurira , and Lupita Nyong'o also make their debuts in the trailer, alongside returning appearances from Martin Freeman as government agent Everett Ross, and Andy Serkis as shadowy villain Ulysses Klaue.

Life&Culture Reese Witherspoon and Jennifer Lawrence Share Harrowing Stories of Being Sexually Abused
Author: 0 Reese Witherspoon and Jennifer Lawrence Share Harrowing Stories of Being Sexually Abused

Lawrence said the line-up had been "degrading and humiliating", and that afterwards, the same female producer told her to use the naked photos of herself "as inspiration" to lose weight. "For the young women in this room, life is going to be different because we're with you, we have your back and it makes me feel better". Even when Lawrence fought back, she was met with sexism.