Saturday, 23 September 2017
Latest news
Home » Life&Culture

Life&Culture

Gwyneth rocks engagement ring on 'Avengers' set

perth_map

Now, possibly in a bid to clear up any rumours around her own personal life, Gwyneth has shared a picture on Instagram of her and Robert Downey Jr , and captioned it with an emoji of an engagement ring and the portmanteau #Pepperony, a mash up of Pepper and Tony. Read More »

New Star Wars Battlefront II Starfighter Assault Gameplay Trailer Released

perth_map

Then we head into prequel territory with some ARC-170 fighters, the predecessors to X-wings, face some droid fighters and a Lucrehulk Battleship above Ryloth. Here, the battle is taking place above the planet Ryloth located in the Outer Rim Territories. It shows off the game's space battles, one of the most anticipated elements of the sequel. Read More »

Sigourney Weaver Vows To Break The Defenders In High Stakes Final Trailer

Luke CageLuke ( Mike Colter ) is getting out of the slammer - which might be obvious, because you see Luke in the trailer. And she's sleepy as hell. Will fans see their "Daughters of the Dragon" dreams come true? Marco: "There's the brutal, bloody fight scenes of Daredevil , but also the Wu-Tang needle drops of Luke Cage ". Read More »

Jinder Mahal vs. John Cena

perth_map

Breeze says they need to figure this out because the last thing they need is people thinking they're making it up as they go along. Too distracted by John Cena's presence to capitalize on the opportunity, an opportunistic Jinder Mahal rolled him up in a school boy for the 3 count in quick fashion. Read More »

Taylor Swift fans are using the power of the Post

perth_map

Coomer called it a lie. Lena Dunham praised her friend Taylor Swift's testimony Thursday during her ongoing trial. Mueller claims Swift's team is the reason why he lost his job. "As they were posing for the photo, I saw her fall into the female, she had an uncomfortable look on her face", Simbeck said. She testified that "this was something I did not want known". Read More »

The 'Despacito' video just broke 3 billion views on YouTube

perth_map

Now, Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee's chart-topping " Despacito " video beat-out Khalifa's short-held title with 2,994,056,666 views and counting. " See You Again " had a brief reign, having taken over from the long-time favorite " Gangnam Style " just last month . Read More »

Trump's approval rating plunges to new low following GOP's health care fiasco

This marks a new low for Trump in any of the major polling firms that have been tracking him since his inauguration . Two other daily approval rating pollsters found Trump with a historically-low rating. The data marked the lowest approval rating that the polling group had recorded for the president since he assumed office. From the poll, it was deduced that voters have a generally low opinion of how the White House is operating. Read More »

2 killed, 9 injured in gas explosion at Minneapolis school

perth_map

At the time of Wednesday's blast, as many as 10 students were playing basketball inside a gym at Minnehaha Academy but weren't near the explosion, said Sara Jacobson, the school's executive director of institutional advancement. He said someone came into the office and told them there was a gas smell and everyone needed to get out. "Let this be a reminder to each and every one of us, no one got up this morning thinking that this was going to happen", one of the speakers at the vigil said. Read More »

Amazon Prime Now officially launches in Singapore

perth_map

Southeast Asia, with its 600 million consumers, will be a huge market for the USA retailer. Prime Now is an exclusive service for members of Amazon Prime, a membership program to launch in Singapore soon with additional benefits to come. His fellow researcher and Gartner's research director Sandy Shen, though, said it was "never too late to enter a new market", despite the strong competition from other players here including Lazada. Read More »

Marvel announces time period, villain for Captain Marvel

perth_map

Only mentioned until now in the films and spin-off television shows, concept art was shown at SDCC that is said to be close to the original comic book designs. The story saw the original Captain Marvel , Mar-Vell, and the Avengers defending the Earth as it was almost drawn into the long-ongoing war between the Skrull and Kree Empires. Read More »

Aladdin Live-Action Cast Revealed

perth_map

It was reported several days ago that Ritchie was struggling to find a lead actor for the film. The studio was said to be looking for an actor of Middle-Eastern or Indian descent in his 20s who can sing and dance, which apparently proved "difficult". Read More »

Trump's nominee for Federal Bureau of Investigation director vows to keep agency impartial

perth_map

Wednesday's hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee will look into his legal career and any other ties Wray may have to the White House. In his opening statement , Senate Judiciary Chairman Charles E. Wray said that no such demand had been made of him. Feinstein pressed Wray on the extent to which he was involved in the "Torture Memos ", which were drafted by then-Deputy Assistant Attorney General John Yoo and signed August 2002 by Assistant Attorney General Jay Bybee. Read More »

Konta sets up Halep quarter-final

perth_map

British number one Johanna Konta admits that she was elated to edge out Caroline Garcia in three sets in order to reach the Wimbledon quarter-finals. But when Garcia slapped a final forehand into the net, Konta fell to her knees, struggling to hold back the tears before embracing her opponent at the net. Read More »

Trump isolated as USA slowly detaches from G-20 positions

perth_map

Also, invoking national security is all but taboo at the World Trade Organisation, the arbiter of global trade rules, because it is largely seen as a way to wage economic warfare by citing arbitrary defense concerns. It is unclear whether his message reached U.S. President Donald Trump . He suggested putting on Chinese imports 45% tariff and said he would announce on his first day in the office that China was a currency manipulator, and he said proposing taxing imports from Mexico that he ... Read More »

Uran takes Tour stage honours as Porte crashes

perth_map

Dan Martin crashed twice on an action-packed ninth stage of the Tour de France on Sunday as he slipped back to sixth place on general classification. In the confusion that followed, Bardet used his local knowledge of the roads to ride clear and catch his compatriot as the road levelled out in the run into Chambery. Read More »

Five Animal Rights Activists Arrested At Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest

perth_map

Chestnut, the reigning champion, devoured 72 hot dogs during the 10-minute race, breaking the previous record of 70 that he set past year. She ate 38 and a half hot dogs and buns to take the title a year ago. "I'm gonna crush you and your skinny jeans", said Chestnut, who stands 6-foot-1 and weighs a manly 230 pounds, in an interview with TMZ Sports . Thousands of people — many wearing hot-dog-shaped hats — gathered on Coney Island's famed boardwalk for the contest. Read More »

Kanye Separates with JAY-Z's Tidal Over Money

perth_map

His lawyers allegedly sent a letter to the company stating he is pulling out his music from the site and claiming that the company has breached the contract they have signed before. Back in December, West called out Jay-Z and his wife, Beyoncé , during a concert before wrapping up his performance early. Both parties are now in a legal feud against each other. Read More »

Alleged Cosby Sex Assault Victim: 'I Wanted It to Stop'

perth_map

Andrea Constand claims Bill Cosby drugged and assaulted her in 2004 while she was working for Temple University's women's basketball team. She says he drugged her - leaving her nearly paralyzed - and then molested her. They are your friends. "He was a Temple friend, somebody I trusted". "In my head I was trying to get my hands to move or my legs to move, but I was frozen ", Constand said. Read More »

Sheeran admits to Glastonbury nerves

perth_map

Traffic was a bitch", Grohl joked at the start of the Foo's set, referring to their 2015 headlining set that never was (ICYMI: " Foo Fighters had to pull the plug on the show due to Dave Grohl's broken leg and Florence + The Machine stepped in to replace them ). Read More »

UK fire safety crisis expands; Hundreds evacuated in London

perth_map

Britain's government said on Saturday that cladding samples from 27 public apartment blocks in 15 areas have failed fire safety tests. These housing developments are sited around London, Manchester, Plymouth, and Portsmouth. "This is a nightmare, there was a fire in the block two years ago and it was contained, so I don't really see what all the fuss is about". Carl McDowell, 31, said he took one look at the inflatable beds at the gym and went back to his Taplow apartment to sleep there ... Read More »

Ask the Weather Guys: When is the summer solstice?

perth_map

The festival of Ramadan coincides with the summer solstice. But there's a popular misconception about summer days: That sunsets get later after summer begins. clary) People take part in the 15th annual Times Square yoga event celebrating the Summer Solstice, the longest day of the year, during classes in the middle of Times Square on June 21, 2017 in NY. Read More »

Supreme Court Says Disparaging Trademark Names Are Protected

perth_map

The case before the Supreme Court involved a musician, Simon Tam , who was denied trademark registration for the name of his band, The Slants , under the Lanham Act. Alito rejected arguments that the government has an interest in preventing speech that is offensive to certain groups. Tam said the band was "beyond humbled and thrilled" with the ruling. Read More »

Authorities: Escaped Ga. inmates caught in Tenn

Deal said more details would be forthcoming. The officers who spotted the vehicle called in other units, and a pursuit of the suspects occurred on Interstate 24, with the vehicles exceeding 100 miles per hour. Authorities say the men overpowered the guards, killing them with their own weapons, before fleeing the bus near Eatonton, about 70 miles southeast of Atlanta early Tuesday. Read More »