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Culture&Arts Storm Katia weakens after reaching Mexican coast
Author: 0 Storm Katia weakens after reaching Mexican coast

It is now passing through the southeastern Bahamas, and by Sunday morning, it should be making its way toward southern Florida. Hurricane Irma made multiple landfalls over the past week, devastating islands in the Caribbean before reaching Florida on Sunday morning.

Culture&Arts Taken Star Liam Neeson Says He's Finished With Action Movies
Author: 0 Taken Star Liam Neeson Says He's Finished With Action Movies

After a brief sojourn with Blake Lively, a giant shark, and a humorously-named seagull in last year's The Shallows , Spanish filmmaker Jaume Collet-Serra has returned to his one true muse, Liam Neeson , for his newest film. Fans of Neeson action work don't need to worry just yet, as there are still two more action movies to come from the Ballymena native. These included the likes of The Grey , The A-Team and Non-Stop , along with the ubiquitous Taken sequels.

Culture&Arts Irma makes a landfall at Marco Island, Florida
Author: 0 Irma makes a landfall at Marco Island, Florida

While Hurricane Irma weakened to a tropical storm after barreling through Florida over the weekend, NASA and NOAA have been busy churning out stunning imagery of the storm. The whole of the southern tip of Florida has seen high winds , driving rain and storm surges. "I didn't see the damage I thought I would see", he reported .

Culture&Arts Hurricane Jose weakens a little as it turns east in Atlantic
Author: 0 Hurricane Jose weakens a little as it turns east in Atlantic

Federal funding also is available to governments and non-profit organizations for emergencies in all 67 Florida counties. Irma was also the first Category 5 hurricane to make landfall in Cuba since the 1924 hurricane. Irma had earlier made landfall about 9 a.m.at Cudjoe Key -- less than 30 miles northeast of Key West -- with maximum sustained winds of 130 mph. Trump has spoken regularly to Florida Governor Rick Scott and U.S.

Culture&Arts Theatre legend, Sir Peter Hall, dies aged 86, while battling dementia
Author: 0 Theatre legend, Sir Peter Hall, dies aged 86, while battling dementia

In 1955, he directed the London premiere of Beckett's " Waiting for Godot ", a play that confounded as many viewers as it enchanted. He also gave world premieres to Harold Pinter's The Homecoming , No Man's Land and Betrayal . Without him there would have been no Royal Shakespeare Company. Patrick Stewart said Hall had "transformed classical and modern United Kingdom theatre and gave me a career".

Culture&Arts Sir Peter Hall died at the age of 86
Author: 0 Sir Peter Hall died at the age of 86

He had been diagnosed with dementia in 2011. 'His legendary tenacity and vision created an extraordinary and lasting legacy for us all'. In 1955, when he was 25, Hall directed the first English-language production of Samuel Beckett's " Waiting for Godot ", an avant-garde drama more experienced directors had shunned.

Culture&Arts Bella Hadid Models Red Lingerie While Eating Pizza on an NYC Sidewalk
Author: 0 Bella Hadid Models Red Lingerie While Eating Pizza on an NYC Sidewalk

How Gigi lost the rogue platform heel in question remains a mystery as the shoe featured an ankle strap, but that's besides the point. While models spend countless hours perfecting their catwalk strut, runway mishaps are bound to happen. "Hi Anna, it's Gigi, I just wanted to thank you so much for having me in your show". This isn't the first time the Hadids have had their brush in with a runway incident.

Culture&Arts George Strait talks about Hurricane Harvey relief concert
Author: 0 George Strait talks about Hurricane Harvey relief concert

According to Entertainment Weekly, Scooter Braun was part of the team that put this event together along with Bun B . It was Bun B who thought of the idea to have a telethon while he was thinking of ways to help his Texas community. The ABC networks held a "day of giving" that has raised more than $15 million, and singers Paul Simon and Edie Brickell pledged $1 million. We want to let you know about an event happening this Friday, September 15, to help victims of Hurricanes Harvey ...

Culture&Arts Halimah Yacob to make 'pledge' to all Singaporeans on Nomination Day
Author: 0 Halimah Yacob to make 'pledge' to all Singaporeans on Nomination Day

Yacob, a former member of the ruling People's Action Party, entered politics in 2001. She resigned from that post in August . While we could grudgingly accept that this may be a Reserved Presidential Elections for the Malay but we definitely could not agree with the blatant political ploy to turn it into Reserved President for PAP's Halimah! Presidential hopefuls are required to submit applications to Singapore's Presidential Elections Committee.

Culture&Arts FPL says power restoration will be slow, but steady
Author: 0 FPL says power restoration will be slow, but steady

The company has 20,000 technicians drawn in from more than 30 states and Canada working around the clock to restore power to Floridians. FPL lost power at its Riviera Center command center on Sunday - in the midst of a press conference - and was relying on backup generators on Monday.

Culture&Arts UC Berkeley officer takes hot dog vendor's wallet, money
Author: 0 UC Berkeley officer takes hot dog vendor's wallet, money

Many social media users opined that the ticket may have been fair, but taking the vendor's money as "evidence" went too far. A UC Berkeley alumni captured a freakish encounter between police and a hot dog vendor outside a football game this weekend that has since garnered over 11 million views.

Culture&Arts The Full Disaster Artist Trailer Will Tear You Apart, Lisa!
Author: 0 The Full Disaster Artist Trailer Will Tear You Apart, Lisa!

You'll have'ta look twice to tell Wiseau and Franco apart. "Because this movie, you have everything there", Wiseau said of Sonny . Detail, detail, detail. Dave Franco , Seth Rogen , Ari Graynor , Alison Brie , Jacki Weaver , and Josh Hutcherson co-star. The Disaster Artist does finesse The Room's evolution from catastrophic sincerity to beloved kitsch, which happens too fast to examine Wiseau's path to accepting that his movie has become famous for reasons diametrically opposed ...

Culture&Arts James Woods responds to Armie Hammer, Amber Tamblyn clap-back
Author: 0 James Woods responds to Armie Hammer, Amber Tamblyn clap-back

He tweeted out, "As they quietly chip away the last barriers of decency", and tagged it with #NAMBLA , the North American Man Boy Love Association. Asked of the difference between the plot of Call Me By Your Name and the actions he is accused of, Woods said: "The first is illegal". Woods later dropped the suit after receiving a letter signed by the user acknowledging that he didn't know if Woods used cocaine.

Culture&Arts Buildings Sway in High Winds as Florida Goes Dark
Author: 0 Buildings Sway in High Winds as Florida Goes Dark

Jacksonville, the largest city geographically in the U.S, is grappling with a record storm surge and enormous flooding. Jacksonville - the largest city geographically in the country - is grappling with a record storm surge and will get slammed with severe flash flooding before Irma continues her destructive northward march to Georgia and beyond.

Culture&Arts Apple Launches 10th Anniversary iPhone and More
Author: 0 Apple Launches 10th Anniversary iPhone and More

The handset is expected to be powered by trhe new Apple A11 processor and it will come with 3GB of RAM. Apple's implementation will probably be more secure than the facial recognition on many Android phones. The new watch goes up for order on September 15th and hits stores on September 22nd. Apple initially marketed the Watch as a luxury item, but it has focused more on health and fitness recently.

Culture&Arts Check Out AIB feat. Kangana Ranaut
Author: 0 Check Out AIB feat. Kangana Ranaut

Kangana had opened up about her relationship with Aditya Pancholi and how Zareen Wahab denied helping her during her tough period. "I later went to the police and they took care of it". Kangana's lawyer Rizwan Siddiquee also took to Twitter to answer Aditya's queries. "But if she hasn't, which she actually hasn't, I think she will stand exposed", Aditya Pancholi was quoted as saying to the leading daily.

Culture&Arts Irma's wind and water begin surging into Florida
Author: 0 Irma's wind and water begin surging into Florida

Rick Scott said it "will cover your house". Storm surge doesn't just come from the ocean. Do not think the storm is over when the wind slows down. South Florida's large population of elderly residents posed a severe test for the emergency shelters, many of which were not equipped for people with elaborate medical needs.

Culture&Arts Star Wars: Episode IX Director Confirmed
Author: 0 Star Wars: Episode IX Director Confirmed

While he's not explicitly ruled himself out, it doesn't sound like taking on the next episode in the Star Wars story is even on Johnson's radar. Abrams' film made over $2 billion at the box office and sparked the newest run of Star Wars pictures.

Culture&Arts United Kingdom competition commission to review Fox-Sky merger
Author: 0 United Kingdom competition commission to review Fox-Sky merger

Adding Sky News to the mix would give the Murdoch family influence over a third of the news sources used in the United Kingdom, according to a June report by communications watchdog Ofcom. Fox returned with an agreed bid for Sky in December a year ago. Ofcom said there was no reason to think the deal was against the public interest on broadcasting standards grounds but indicated it did have concerns on plurality of media ownership.