Surging Chinese debt levels prompt S&P Global Ratings to downgrade sovereign credit

Standard & Poor's slashed China's credit rating on Thursday over warnings that its ballooning debt had raised "economic and financial risks", marking the country's second downgrade this year. Furthermore, over the medium-term Beijing's recently int... More..

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by | Friday, September 22, 2017

"America's Got Talent" crowns new champion

It all came down to Darci Lynne Farmer and 10-year old crooner Angelica Hale . The plane crash survivor, whose story resonated with many throughout the show , left her mark on the hearts of viewers and ju...More..

Collins 'leaning no' on new Republican health care plan
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

Collins 'leaning no' on new Republican health care plan

He however said, he is ready to work with the President on a real repeal. Paul's decision to support "skinny repeal" but oppose Graham-Cassidy is more than a bit puzzling because Graham-Cassidy would repeal...More..

'Sabrina the Teenage Witch' Series In The Works From the 'Riverdale' Team
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

'Sabrina the Teenage Witch' Series In The Works From the 'Riverdale' Team

Well, kinda. No, Sabrina isn't joining Riverdale next season alongside Betty and Veronica , as far as we know, but a companion series about her is in the works at The CW . If the idea is more just to h...More..

Paramount Pictures defends Mother! after bad opening
by | Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Paramount Pictures defends Mother! after bad opening

That is the lowest wide release opening ever for Jennifer Lawrence , according to comScore. A lot of this tracks with an interview Aronofsky did with Vanity Fair a couple of days ago, where he basically s...More..

Final Fantasy IX Out Now on PS4
by | Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Final Fantasy IX Out Now on PS4

When it comes to the question of the best Final Fantasy game, the original PlayStation's Final Fantasy IX usually gets left out of the debate. It was rumoured that something might be announced today durin...More..

Jackie Hoffman jokingly screams, slams Laura Dern after Emmy loss
by | Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Jackie Hoffman jokingly screams, slams Laura Dern after Emmy loss

If this was the case, then Hoffman had previously set up the in-character reaction in the weeks leading up to the Emmys . (Dern's parents are famous actors.) But she didn't stop there. Dern is, of course, the ...More..

by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Moments You Can't Miss from the 2017 Emmys

The former White House press secretary made a brief appearance at the end of Colbert's opening monologue for a bit that appeared to mock Spicer's defense of Trump's inauguration attendance. "He's the reaso...More..

Emmy Awards 2017: Twitter has some amusing reactions to Priyanka Chopra's outfit
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Emmy Awards 2017: Twitter has some amusing reactions to Priyanka Chopra's outfit

Chopra wore a custom-made white Balmain ensemble that flowed and cinched in all the right places. This is the second time Priyanka has presented an award at the Emmys. Looking sleek in a figure hugging, whi...More..

Crystal Palace fans react to Jeffrey Schlupp's performance against Southampton
by | Monday, September 18, 2017

Crystal Palace fans react to Jeffrey Schlupp's performance against Southampton

Knowing that Christian Benteke was their main contributor for the scoresheet, Crystal Palace have failed to bring in anybody that would offer competition to his spot or an alternative style of play to bette...More..

Niall Horan announces release date of debut solo album, 'Flicker'
by | Saturday, September 16, 2017

Niall Horan announces release date of debut solo album, 'Flicker'

One Direction might be on hiatus , but it's clear that Niall Horan is busier than ever. The 24-year-old One Direction member posted dates Friday for his North American tour with Maren Morris after sha...More..

Knifeman tries to slit soldier's throat on Paris metro
by | Saturday, September 16, 2017

Knifeman tries to slit soldier's throat on Paris metro

Just last month on August 9th, Hamou Bachir attacked six soldiers on the streets of Paris by ramming them with his vehicle before being apprehended and arrested. " The man has been seized, which is further ...More..

Shehzad lifts Pakistan to series win
by | Saturday, September 16, 2017

Shehzad lifts Pakistan to series win

In his innings, he hit eight fours and three maximums as he picked the gaps and hit boundaries at will. Pakistan had won the first match by 20 runs on Tuesday in Lahore . The visit of World XI has pave...More..

Marcus Stoinis stakes claim with sizzling knock against Board President's XI
by | Friday, September 15, 2017

Marcus Stoinis stakes claim with sizzling knock against Board President's XI

So, that all helps". India plays the first ODI against Australia on the 17th of September at Chennai . And the visiting side can take a few positives out of Tuesday's thumping win. Stoinis, who walked in w...More..

by | Thursday, September 14, 2017

Macron: France will rebuild St Martin island after Irma

He was set to travel on to Sint Eustatius, which suffered severe damage. "It is an insufficient drop in the Caribbean ocean for islands subject to devastation and inhabited by its own citizens", he wrote in a...More..

Irma, now a tropical storm, still lashes Florida, Georgia
by | Thursday, September 14, 2017

Irma, now a tropical storm, still lashes Florida, Georgia

Miami International Airport, one of the busiest in the country, halted passenger flights through at least Monday. Now a category 3 storm, it may be a category 4 by the time it makes landfall in South Flor...More..

Fox's Sky bid set to be referred to competition watchdog over standards
by | Thursday, September 14, 2017

Fox's Sky bid set to be referred to competition watchdog over standards

In a blow to Fox's plans, Britain's culture minister on Tuesday signaled she was leaning toward asking the Competition and Markets Authority to more closely scrutinize the acquisition. Sky said in a statement ...More..

Watch the Hurricane Relief Telethon Live Stream
by | Thursday, September 14, 2017

Watch the Hurricane Relief Telethon Live Stream

He enlisted the help of Braun, who has worked with Usher , Ariana Grande, Kanye West, Justin Bieber and others, to tap into his Hollywood contacts. Beyoncé gave an firm plea to viewers tonight during the H...More..

Seattle's Gay Democratic Mayor Resigns After 5th Sexual Abuse Allegation
by | Thursday, September 14, 2017

Seattle's Gay Democratic Mayor Resigns After 5th Sexual Abuse Allegation

Murray, who was elected mayor in 2013 after having been Washington State's first openly gay legislator, had already decided not to seek reelection in light of the earlier allegations . I have always wished...More..

Cleanup begins as Irma moves out of Florida
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Cleanup begins as Irma moves out of Florida

Emergency workers in Daytona Beach rescued 25 people with a high-water truck after they were suddenly caught in an onslaught of wind and rain. "We're grateful that the brunt of the storm will miss us", Coop...More..

The New Apple Watch Is Basically Also a Smartphone
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

The New Apple Watch Is Basically Also a Smartphone

Other expected highlights; Apple is also set to release a new version of Apple TV - one which will have the ability to play 4K video. It features what they're calling Super Retina Display and is "all ...More..

Times Kangana Ranaut Was The Embodiment Of Empowerment
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Times Kangana Ranaut Was The Embodiment Of Empowerment

Kangana said that over the years she has discovered herself as an individual and has also conquered her fears. In a series of tweets, she criticized the actor and asked as to why he himself doesn't visit the Ve...More..

Dusk-to-dawn curfew in effect for Monroe County after Hurricane Irma
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Dusk-to-dawn curfew in effect for Monroe County after Hurricane Irma

The water reached record levels in many areas, with city officials tweeting that the St. Johns River flooding was the worst since 1846. Although Miami is likely to escape a direct strike from Irma , the ...More..

Angelina Jolie wishes kin to be a part of showbiz
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Angelina Jolie wishes kin to be a part of showbiz

Maddox helped Jolie on set and worked as executive producer and Pax was a set photographer. The animated film about a young girl in Afghanistan who dresses up as a boy in order to earn money to support her f...More..

Apple Unveils Apple TV 4K With HDR Support And Native Siri…
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Apple Unveils Apple TV 4K With HDR Support And Native Siri…

The Apple TV 4K 32GB model costs £179, while the 64GB version will set you back £199. Alongside the hardware changes, there have been a number of software changes to the Apple TV , which will run on the ne...More..

Cheryl leads the celebrity congratulations for Kate and William after pregnancy announcement
by | Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Cheryl leads the celebrity congratulations for Kate and William after pregnancy announcement

Congratulations to the Duke and Duchess and their entire family on this very exciting news! "There's not much sleep going on at the moment". The couple have been forced to make the announcement at a time ...More..

Patty Jenkins set to direct 'Wonder Woman' sequel
by | Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Patty Jenkins set to direct 'Wonder Woman' sequel

It was heavily assumed she would, especially after Geoff Johns revealed in June that he and Jenkins were working on the sequel's script , saying "Patty and I are writing the treatment right now". "We've got ...More..

Stephen King talks about his involvement in 'It'
by | Sunday, September 10, 2017

Stephen King talks about his involvement in 'It'

Set in the fictional town of Derry in the north-east U.S. state of ME - the location King has used for several of his books - the story follows a group of bullied kids who band together when an evil spirit ...More..

'Star Wars,' Marvel Movies Leaving Netflix for Disney Streaming Service
by | Friday, September 08, 2017

'Star Wars,' Marvel Movies Leaving Netflix for Disney Streaming Service

Higher costs related to a new N.B.A. programming deal and the lack of a major "Star Wars" movie will contribute to Disney's flat 2017 results. Mr. The news arrives less than a month after he announced Di...More..

Jamie Foxx and Katie Holmes come out as a couple
by | Friday, September 08, 2017

Jamie Foxx and Katie Holmes come out as a couple

In a video obtained by Dailymail.com Jamie was asked if he and Katie were an item but chose to keep quiet on the matter. E! News reports the couple spent the Labour Day long weekend together at a fr...More..

Lucasfilm Fires Star Wars Episode 9 Director Due to Vision Differences
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Lucasfilm Fires Star Wars Episode 9 Director Due to Vision Differences

Nothing has been officially confirmed just yet, but with Johnson having recently tweeted that, "I'd do another Star Wars movie in a heartbeat", we'd imagine it's only a matter of time. Director Colin Trevorr...More..

by | Tuesday, September 05, 2017

Envoys say court decision an "important moment" for Kenya

Kenyatta has committed to campaigning hard to win the new election while Odinga has called for IEBC personnel to be replaced - and prosecuted - in light of the court ruling . "At this historic time, we stand w...More..

Shubh Mangal Savdhan Box Office Opening Weekend: Ayushmann - Bhumi's film stands tall
by | Monday, September 04, 2017

Shubh Mangal Savdhan Box Office Opening Weekend: Ayushmann - Bhumi's film stands tall

Shubh Mangal Saavdhan earnings remain on the lower side over the weekend. The famous trade analyst Girish Johar said that "Subh Mangal Savdhan " is expected to gross Rs 2-3 crores on Friday. Ajay Devgn's ...More..

Costa Rica defeats United States of America in World Cup qualifier
by | Monday, September 04, 2017

Costa Rica defeats United States of America in World Cup qualifier

The pattern throughout most of the game saw the USA having most of the possession, but Costa Rica was always looking risky on the break. "It's really disappointing, but I don't think much will be missed". T...More..

Shelley Berman, stand-up and Curb Your Enthusiasm alum, dies at 92
by | Sunday, September 03, 2017

Shelley Berman, stand-up and Curb Your Enthusiasm alum, dies at 92

He had a long battle with Alzheimer's disease. The Grammy victor and Emmy-nominated actor was one of the most successful stand-up comedians of the 1950s and '60s. At his peak, Berman was asked to participate ...More..