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Culture School bus, train crash in southern France
Author: 0 School bus, train crash in southern France

Casualties were being taken to hospital in Perpignan. Nine other people on the bus had less severe injuries. Weather conditions were reported to be good. Education Minister Jean-Michel Blanquer will visit a counselling centre that has been set up at the Christian Bourquin College in Millas on Friday.

Culture Cardinals RB Adrian Peterson says he'll be back in 2018
Author: 0 Cardinals RB Adrian Peterson says he'll be back in 2018

The Cardinals are 6-7 this year and will play the Redskins on Sunday. Coach Bruce Arians said this week he wasn't sure whether Peterson would return from the injury and there had been no improvement in his condition. He spent his first 10 seasons in Minnesota, becoming the franchise's all-time leader in rushing yards (11,747) and touchdowns (97). With Peterson's roster spot vacant, the Cardinals added depth to the secondary, claiming Goodwin from the Atlanta Falcons.

Culture Kelly Cutrone Accuses Russell Simmons Of Attempted Rape
Author: 0 Kelly Cutrone Accuses Russell Simmons Of Attempted Rape

And on Thursday, a former classmate of actor Dustin Hoffman's daughter told Variety magazine that the Oscar-winning actor had exposed himself to her in a NY hotel room when she was 16 years old. She said Simmons raped her in his NY apartment in 1988. He specifically called out former model Keri Claussen, who alleged during an interview last month with Megyn Kelly that Simmons assaulted her when she was 17.

Culture Kids fight over baby Jesus in White Pine Nativity pageant
Author: 0 Kids fight over baby Jesus in White Pine Nativity pageant

That is, until Mary decides she is having none of it and tries to grab poor Jesus back from the sheep - a tussle ensues. "Laughed so hard I cried!" she wrote. "This is insane.' So then just the way I guess it just kind of went viral, as they say, it's been overwhelming for sure". "These kiddos are such blessings to us all, and we are happy to be able to share a our joy and some laughs", said Tana Benson, here with daughters Teegan, 2, and Taylor, 11.

Culture Clear Bay Area skies to offer great view of Geminid meteor shower
Author: 0 Clear Bay Area skies to offer great view of Geminid meteor shower

The best viewing for tonight's meteor shower will be between midnight and dawn. The celestial event will stand out by the absence of bright moonlight, as the moon will be a waning crescent and barely visible. While you won't need any special equipment to see the meteor shower, you will need to give your eyes time to adjust to the dark (about 20 minutes) and certainly wear warm clothing.

Culture This might be the creepiest viewership statistic Netflix has ever shared
Author: 0 This might be the creepiest viewership statistic Netflix has ever shared

However, if you're into a more "scary" or genre-like movie, Netflix also has A Christmas Horror Story , Red Christmas , and Gremlins . They know what movies they watch and when they stop watching them and what they watch after that. How do you expect them to recommend new products to their buyers? To be fair, some users raised some pretty legitimate concerns, less upset about the data collection itself and more concerned with who had access to it and the threshold for releasing or even ...

Culture Kim Kardashian Opens Up About The
Author: 0 Kim Kardashian Opens Up About The "Frustration" Of Surrogacy

It's really nerve-wracking because you know it's only a 60 percent chance it'll take", she told Khloé, "One didn't work for me". It's the first time Kanye has ever appeared in one of the family's world-famous Christmas cards, and it's unclear whether or not he's the only partner to make an appearance.

Culture New Featurette For The Making of Marvel's Spider-Man For Playstation 4
Author: 0 New Featurette For The Making of Marvel's Spider-Man For Playstation 4

While the Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse trailer focuses on Morales, Sony has hinted that its multi-verse movie will have plenty more mask-clad superheroes to come, "Wait so how many of us are there?" Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse is not part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe , unlike the traditional Spider-Man.

Culture Warner Bros. to restructure DC Films after Justice League disappointment
Author: 0 Warner Bros. to restructure DC Films after Justice League disappointment

Justice League came, and in spite of boasting iconic superheroes like Superman, Batman and Wonder Woman , the film failed to impress moviegoers and critics. DC's only hope is to offer Christopher Nolan $500 million and total creative control in exchange for five years of his life to salvage this rolling disaster.

Author: 0 When is 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' being released?

Publicist Lindsay Galin told The Associated Press that Boyega's flight did take off Saturday morning and that he was "on schedule" to make Saturday night's event. The Last Jedi-filmed on the west coast of Ireland and at Pinewood Studios near London-marks the last appearance of Carrie Fisher, who died last December, having already wrapped her scenes.

Culture Birth control pills increase risk of breast cancer
Author: 0 Birth control pills increase risk of breast cancer

But according to a large study published Wednesday, even low-dose hormonal contraception raises women's risk of getting breast cancer . "You don't get additional ovarian cancer benefits after five years of the pill , so talk with your doctor about nonhormonal options or even, for women who are finished having children, consider permanent contraception like tubal ligation", she says of the procedure that cuts or blocks fallopian tubes to permanently prevent pregnancy.

Culture 'Today' show rules in ratings after Lauer gets canned
Author: 0 'Today' show rules in ratings after Lauer gets canned

The previous week, CBS This Morning saw mild bumps for their own fallout of Charlie Rose getting the ax for similar reasons - though it still ranked No. Melvin might be a bit of an unknown quantity to the non-MSNBC viewership, but as Entertainment Tonight reports, he's incredibly qualified and seems to be a good fit with the rest of the Today show's affable and competent team.

Culture Quentin Tarantino working with JJ Abrams on new Star Trek movie
Author: 0 Quentin Tarantino working with JJ Abrams on new Star Trek movie

A sci-fi/action movie like Star Trek would be firmly outside of the wheelhouse for Tarantino, who is known for his violent, dialogue-heavy and usually completely original films. He remains a producer on the current film series, even while he's entered the Lucasfilm universe with "The Force Awakens" and now " Episode IX ". In September, Tarantino told TMZ that "it would be worth having a meeting" about directing the next Star Trek movie.

Culture Bill O'Reily, Fox News Sued for Disparaging Female Accuser
Author: 0 Bill O'Reily, Fox News Sued for Disparaging Female Accuser

When the New York Times published its story about O'Reilly, the cable news network's parent company responded, "Notwithstanding the fact that no current or former Fox News employee ever took advantage of the 21st Century Fox hotline to raise a concern about Bill O'Reilly, even anonymously, we have looked into these matters over the last few months and discussed them with Mr.

Culture Voyager 1 Gets Help from Thrusters Dormant for 37 Years
Author: 0 Voyager 1 Gets Help from Thrusters Dormant for 37 Years

And there's a lot we don't know about interstellar space - like, how does material from other stars interact with our solar system? Artist's depiction of the Voyager spacecraft. And yet, when scientists at the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory chose to try firing up its old thrusters, they still worked. Its fellow spacecraft, Voyager 2, is on its way there, too - and both carry a small American flag and a "Golden Record", which is packed with mementos from Earth in the form of pictures ...

Culture Hand Over the Wu-Tang Album
Author: 0 Hand Over the Wu-Tang Album

The letter identifies specific assets to be forfeited, including the famous " Once Upon a Time In Shaolin ", the only extant copy of a Wu Tang Clan album Shkreli purchases and famously bragged about on social media. It's unclear whether Shkreli is still the owner. A judge revoked his bail in September after he publicly offered $5,000 for a lock of Hillary Clinton's hair.

Culture Rap and R&B Artists Top This Year's Grammy Nominees
Author: 0 Rap and R&B Artists Top This Year's Grammy Nominees

For the 2016 awards, Lamar received a staggering 11 nominations, the Weeknd seven and Drake five. Read on for messages from Grammy-nominated artists, including Pink and Dear Evan Hansen's Ben Platt. While the obvious Grammy prediction would be Bruno Mars , it would be a shame not to see a rap album win the award. (Although "Look What You Made Me Do" was out in time, it didn't earn a nod.) Because she's Taylor Swift, however, she still managed to score two nominations for her ...

Culture Woman 'has 50 surgeries' to look like Angelina Jolie
Author: 0 Woman 'has 50 surgeries' to look like Angelina Jolie

Judging by the photos posted to her Instagram , where the 19-year-old posts selfies of her drastic new look, Tabar has undergone lip injections, cheek implants and a nose job. Her latest picture has 14,000 likes with loads of comments. Many of her 408,000 Instagram followers are struggling to see the resemblance, though. A TV personality Nadya who was known for looking like Angie had got some surgery done to look more like the actress.

Culture David Fincher's 'Mindhunter' Renewed For Season 2 By Netflix
Author: 0 David Fincher's 'Mindhunter' Renewed For Season 2 By Netflix

The series is created by Joe Penhall with David Fincher , Joshua Donen, Charlize Theron and Cean Chaffin as executive producers. In case you haven't been addicted to the serial-killer drama, the first series was set in the late 1970s as we followed two Federal Bureau of Investigation agents that expanded criminal science by delving into the psychology of murder and getting uneasily close to all-too-real monsters.

Culture Meek Mill's Judge Has Been Ordered To Issue Decision On Bail Hearing
Author: 0 Meek Mill's Judge Has Been Ordered To Issue Decision On Bail Hearing

According to a habeus corpus petition on Monday, Court of Common Pleas Judge Genece Brinkley was keeping Mill from being able to move forward in his post-sentencing options, making it so that he couldn't file an appeal. Prosecutors and Mill's probation officer recommended that he be spared prison time for the violations. He said Mill seemed "very strong, determined and not bitter" and Mill told him let people know this case is not about him, but about everyone.

Culture Officer-involved shooting in Arlington mall
Author: 0 Officer-involved shooting in Arlington mall

The unidentified suspect was taken to an area hospital. As mall security investigated the call, two Arlington officers also moved into assist. On the second call returned to Dodd, the operator tried to get identifying information from him but Dodd had changed his mind and refused to turn himself in.

Author: 0 Antonio Conte fears losing 'best in the world' Chelsea star

Courtois's current deal expires at the end of the 2018-19 campaign, but talks over an extension have stalled amid interest from the likes of Real Madrid , Paris Saint-Germain, and Juventus . "As you know very well, if a big player decides to not sign a new contract it is hard for the club to face this issue", he said . I consider him one of the best.

Culture Christmas tree farm ready to sell trees
Author: 0 Christmas tree farm ready to sell trees

Struggling to squeeze in a Christmas tree that's too tall and wide for the space in your home, leaving you reaching for the secateurs in an effort to cut it down to size? As for the Mitchells, their tree may be smaller this year, but they were still happy to participate in a tradition that's been going on for generations.

Culture Very chilly tonight, another pleasant day on Monday!
Author: 0 Very chilly tonight, another pleasant day on Monday!

Skies will clear out leaving a nice clear evening. A similar forecast continues through Tuesday with a cool morning in the lower 40s and pleasant, sunny afternoon in the upper 60s. FRIDAY AND BEYOND: With the front past, skies will quickly clear out and temperatures will drop back into the low 60s, much closer to normal. Wednesday: The cloud cover thickens up ahead of another boundary.

Culture Glee Star Naya Rivera Arrested After Alleged Domestic Altercation
Author: 0 Glee Star Naya Rivera Arrested After Alleged Domestic Altercation

After Dorsey gave police a cell phone video of the assault, Rivera, 30, was reportedly arrested. Subsequently, Rivera was captured wearing handcuffs as she walked into a Kanawha County magistrate court right after midnight. The couple filed for divorce a year ago but PEOPLE magazine reported that Rivera called off the separation earlier this month. OK! Online has contacted Naya's reps for a comment.

Culture 'Padmavati' controversy: Body of man found hanging at Naharagarh Fort
Author: 0 'Padmavati' controversy: Body of man found hanging at Naharagarh Fort

However, in a more shocking revelation, it now appears that this threat is not to the makers of Padmavati but for the Karni Sena brigade that has been protesting against the film's release. The movie has been mired in controversies over its release. The government had also given security to Deepika Padukone and Sanjay Leela Bhansali at the wake of these threats.

Culture 'Captain Marvel': Jude Law Lands Male Lead Opposite Brie Larson
Author: 0 'Captain Marvel': Jude Law Lands Male Lead Opposite Brie Larson

There's no word yet on what Law's role will actually be in the film. In the world of Marvel Comics, Danvers gains her powers after an incident that involves Kree technology exploding and infusing her with the powers of Mar-Vell. The most recent script was written by Geneva Robertson-Dworet with previous drafts penned by Meg LeFauve and Nicole Perlman. She later adopted the Ms.

Culture Charlie Rose Accused of Sexual Misconduct by Eight Women
Author: 0 Charlie Rose Accused of Sexual Misconduct by Eight Women

The co-hosts on Charlie Rose's " CBS This Morning " did not hold back while discussing the news anchor's alleged sexual harassment of at least eight women to date. The actions by CBS and PBS came after both institutions suspended Rose on Monday night. "I really am still reeling". Rose had co-hosted " CBS This Morning " since 2012 and appeared on PBS since 1991.

Culture Female former SNL staffers sign ill-advised letter in support of Al Franken
Author: 0 Female former SNL staffers sign ill-advised letter in support of Al Franken

Last week, Los Angeles radio anchor Leeann Tweeden accused Franken of forcibly kissing her and groping her during a 2006 USO tour , before Franken was in office. Franken also issued a clear apology, although he said he did not recall the incident in the same way that Tweeden described it this past week in a KABC blog post.

Culture Harrison Ford Still Playing Hero ... Helps Woman Who Drove Off Highway
Author: 0 Harrison Ford Still Playing Hero ... Helps Woman Who Drove Off Highway

Harrison Ford might sound like a grumpy old man sometimes wanting himself removed from the Star Wars franchise, but the pop culture icon certainly knows how to jump into action like a real hero when the situation calls for it. They worked to pull a woman safely from the vehicle while waiting for paramedics to arrive. A second accident was reported in the area when a vehicle leaving eastbound 126 ended up on its side in the grass near the Peck Road traffic ramps but no one was injured, ...

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