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  • Uber stock
    The one main reason why Uber stock may go nowhere anytime soon

    (Yahoo Finance) Having said that, there is still one glaring problem with Uber — it lost a ton of money again in the first quarter. And that begs the question on whether Uber's stock — which is still trading below the $45 initial public offering price — could work meaningfully ... - 5/31/2019

    Uber Lost $1 Billion In 1st Quarter, Hopes Profit-Slashing Price Cuts Ease Up Soon

    (NPR) Uber's IPO did not go well. Despite pricing its shares relatively conservatively, at least compared with early expectations, the company saw its stock drop immediately, and it finished day one lower than it started. Since then, Uber shares have never sold at the ... - 5/31/2019

    Lyft rises after Uber's CEO shows optimism about competition on the company's first earnings call

    (CNBC) Shares of Lyft rose Friday morning after Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi echoed its executives' optimism around competition in the ride-sharing market. Shares of Lyft rose 5.1% Friday as Uber's stock rose 1.5%. Lyft's stock gained more than $800 million in ... - 5/31/2019

    Uber earnings mark a 'big first step' for the ride-hailing company, says analyst

    (MarketWatch) The report was a “big first step” for the company, which has seen its stock struggle since the initial public offering in early May, according to Wedbush analysts Daniel Ives and Ygal Arounian. Uber UBER, -0.93% showed “improving metrics [that] help paint a ... - 5/31/2019

    The Growing Signs That Tech Investors Are Getting Disillusioned: Data Sheet

    (Fortune) Food delivery unit Uber Eats was a bright spot, with revenue up 89% to $536 million. Uber's stock, which was priced at $45 in its recent IPO, was listed around $40 in premarket trading on Friday. Elsewhere on Wall Street, Dell Technologies disappointed with ... - 5/31/2019

    Uber reports $1 billion loss in first post-IPO quarterly results

    (Ars Technica) Uber's loss wasn't a surprise—indeed, it was right in line with expectations. Wall Street shrugged off the news, with the stock rising around one percent in the hours after the results were announced. Uber's stock price is now slightly below Thursday's closing ... - 5/31/2019

    Why Uber Stock Rose after Q1 Earnings Results

    (Market Realist) Yesterday after the market closed, American ridesharing services provider Uber Technologies (UBER) announced its results for the quarter ended March 2019. These were the company's first quarterly results after it started trading on the New York Stock ... - 5/31/2019

    What Happened in the Stock Market Today

    (Motley Fool) Uber announced few surprises in its first earnings report since going public earlier this month and shares rose 1.5%. Revenue increased 20% to $3.1 billion, at the top of the range that Uber provided two weeks ago. The company lost $1.03 billion, also at the ... - 5/31/2019

    Uber Analyst Says First Report Is 'Feather in the Cap' for Bulls

    (Bloomberg) Uber is a “once in a generation company with an opportunity to revolutionize transportation and logistics,” but “business complexity, lack of visibility into forward numbers, and a precarious competitive landscape are likely to keep shares range bound.”. - 5/31/2019

    Uber Stock at $40 Is Still a Buy After Earnings

    ( Consensus on Wall Street is that the Uber (NYSE:UBER) IPO was disaster … but therein lies the bulk of the opportunity. The thesis today is that the stock is a hold for the long term and that the investors need to ignore the short-term criticism. The stock is ... - 5/31/2019

  • Frank Lucas
    Frank Lucas, portrayed by Denzel Washington in 'American Gangster,' dies at 88

    (CNN) Lucas was known as the king of the drug trade in New York City in the late 1960s and early 70s, according to the biography database Gale Biography in Context. Lucas became famous for smuggling heroin out of Southeast Asia in what became known as the ... - 5/31/2019

    Frank Lucas, drug lord portrayed in "American Gangster," dies at 88

    (CBS News) Frank Lucas, the former Harlem drug kingpin whose life and lore inspired the 2007 movie "American Gangster," has died, a relative said Friday. Lucas, who was 88, died Thursday in New Jersey, nephew Aldwan Lassiter said. Lucas had been in declining ... - 5/31/2019

    Frank Lucas, Crime Boss Played by Denzel Washington in 'American Gangster,' Dies at 88

    (TheWrap) Frank Lucas, the legendary drug kingpin and inspiration for Ridley Scott's 2007 true crime film “American Gangster,” has died. He died of natural causes at the age of 88, his nephew Aldwan Lassiter confirmed to Rolling Stone, who first reported the news. - 5/31/2019

    Frank Lucas, the druglord portrayed in 'American Gangster,' dies at 88

    (Los Angeles Times) Lucas' story became the basis for the Ridley Scott-directed “American Gangster,” starring Denzel Washington as Lucas and Russell Crowe as Richard “Richie” Roberts, a composite of various detectives and prosecutors. The real-life Roberts is a former ... - 5/31/2019

    Frank Lucas, 'American Gangster' Drug Kingpin, Dead at 88

    (Rolling Stone) Frank Lucas, the Harlem drug kingpin immortalized in Ridley Scott's 2007 crime film American Gangster, died Thursday at the age of 88. Lucas' nephew Aldwan Lassiter confirmed his death to Rolling Stone, adding that Lucas died of natural causes. Lucas ... - 5/31/2019

    Muere Frank Lucas, el narcotraficante que inspiró la película ...

    (BBC Mundo) Denzel Washington interpretó a Lucas quien ayudó con la producción de la película. Hay dudas sobre la autenticidad de algunos detalles retratados en el filme, como el contrabando de drogas dentro de ataúdes de soldados estadounidenses traídos de la ... - 5/31/2019

    Murió Frank Lucas, el narcotraficante que inspiró la película ...

    (LA NACION) Frank Lucas, el famoso narcotraficante estadounidense que inspiró la película Gángster americano (2007), murió este jueves a los 88 años, según explicó su sobrino Aldwan Lassiter, quien dijo que falleció por causas naturales en Nueva Jersey. Lucas ... - 5/31/2019

    Frank Lucas famoso narcotraficante que inspiró a la película ...

    ( Entre las amistades que tenía, pudo mantener una relación de amistad con uno de los agentes antidrogas que ayudaron a arrestarlo, Richard Roberts (interpretado por el actor Russell Crowe) quien dijo al sitio de noticias que esperaba que Lucas ... - 5/31/2019

    Muere Frank Lucas, el barón de la droga del Harlem que inspiró ...

    (RT en Español) El exnarcotraficante estadounidense Frank Lucas, cuya vida inspiró la película 'American Gangster' de Ridley Scott, ha fallecido este jueves en Nueva Jersey a la edad de 88 años, informan medios locales, que citan a su sobrino Aldwan Lassiter. - 5/31/2019

  • Deadwood
    Every Deadwood Episode, Ranked

    (Vulture) Thirteen years later, HBO is returning to Deadwood. David Milch's hall-of-fame-worthy Western was unceremoniously canceled in 2006, three seasons into its exploration of greed, power, capitalism, and community. But today, the series will be resurrected in ... - 5/31/2019

    'Deadwood': 5 Key Takeaways from the Long-Awaited HBO Movie

    (Hollywood Reporter) It's with relief and appreciation that seeing Deadwood: The Movie reveals it largely doesn't fall prey to the excesses of either the Peak TV era — dragging out a story that can be told economically — or the revival boom that sometimes prizes fan service above ... - 5/31/2019

    13 Years Later, 'Deadwood' Goes Out Just As Brilliantly As It Came In

    (NPR) The three seasons of the series Deadwood, which ran on HBO from 2004 until 2006, were set in a mining town in the territory of the Dakotas — the black mining hills sung about by Paul McCartney in "Rocky Raccoon." There was no established law there in ... - 5/31/2019

    Welcome Back To F'n Deadwood

    (Awards Daily) We've waited a long time for this, haven't we? When the third season of Deadwood ended, those of us who soaked up every vulgar word spouted in iambic pentameter, and chased by frequent spatterings of blood, anticipated that there would certainly be ... - 5/31/2019

    'Deadwood: The Movie' Wraps Up a Classic Series With Fitting Sentimentality

    (Thrillist) "Congratulations on the rising body count," sneers the villainous businessman-turned-Senator George Hearst as the action heats up in the long anticipated Deadwood movie, which debuted May 31 on HBO more than a decade after the final episode of the ... - 5/31/2019

    'Deadwood: The Movie': A Proper F-ckin' Farewell for TV's Unfinished Masterpiece

    (Rolling Stone) This column contains full [Ed note: like, VERY full] spoilers for Deadwood: The Movie. Early in Deadwood: The Movie, former lovers Seth Bullock and Alma Ellsworth share an awkward reunion at the hotel Seth owns with Sol Star. Their feelings for one another ... - 5/31/2019

    Deadwood: The Movie Is David Milch's Finest Work

    (The Atlantic) When Deadwood abruptly ended its television run in 2006 after three seasons, well short of what its creator, David Milch, had initially planned, the reasons for its untimely demise were never fully explained. Why did a network renowned for its critically ... - 5/31/2019

    HBO's Deadwood: The Movie Ending Explained

    (Screen Rant) Deadwood: The Movie has arrived more than a decade after HBO's original show last aired, and provides a fittingly poignant ending to the series. Created by David Milch, the Deadwood TV series aired for three seasons from 2004-06, and earned critical ... - 5/31/2019

    Deadwood: the Movie review: a disappointing return for this once-great Western

    ( And, of course, Deadwood was a real town, bursting with newcomers after gold was discovered in Deadwood Gulch, in territory belonging to the Sioux, in 1875. Ian McShane's towering performance as saloon and brothel owner Al Swearengen depicted a ... - 5/31/2019

    Deadwood: The Movie

    ( (press release) (blog)) HBO's Deadwood was cancelled after three seasons. There are many of us who haven't been able to get over that, all these years later. No wrap-ups, no payoffs, no closure. Then, a few years ago, a ray of hope shone. David Milch, the show's genius creator, ... - 5/31/2019

  • Cardi B
    Cardi B: By The Numbers

    (Forbes) Cardi B just returned on May 31 with her long-awaited single, “Press.” After teasing the song for all of 2019, she took aim at her critics, giving us an idea of why her shoes are so bloody. It already reached the top 10 of the U.S. iTunes chart, and she's currently ... - 5/31/2019

    Cardi B. explains show cancellations: 'I gotta get better'

    (CNN) "You know, I hate canceling shows because I love money," Cardi, 26, said in an Instagram Live Video, now on YouTube. "I'm a money addict, and I get paid a lot of money, a lot of money for these shows ... like I'm canceling millions of dollars in shows." ... - 5/31/2019

    Cardi B makes court appearance in strip club scuffle

    (USA TODAY) NEW YORK — Cardi B has made a court appearance in a case stemming from a fight at a New York strip club. The Grammy-winning rapper appeared somber and did not speak during Friday's hearing. She is due back in court Aug. 9. Prosecutors said they ... - 5/31/2019

    Cardi B's Strip Club Bartender Brawl Assault Case Is Now Being Heard by a Grand Jury

    ( Just hours after releasing her new single, “Press,” Cardi B appeared before a judge in her ongoing strip club misdemeanor assault case on Friday in New York City. The Grammy-winning rapper, 26, appeared somber as she arrived at the Queens Supreme ... - 5/31/2019

    Cardi B Scores 18 Consecutive Weeks on R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay Chart With 'Please Me'

    (Forbes) Cardi B doesn't dance now, she makes chart moves. Cardi B's collaboration “Please Me” with Bruno Mars has dominated the R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay chart for 18 consecutive weeks, accomplishing a No. 1 streak like no other. She previously topped the chart for ... - 5/31/2019

    Cardi B, in court after dropping 'Press,' deftly spins the media machine

    (Los Angeles Times) In the run-up to the release, Cardi B teased “Press” on Instagram with courtroom-inspired shots, including one influenced by a famous photo of convicted serial killer Aileen Wuornos. The tune's provocative official cover art features the artist glamorously nude ... - 5/31/2019

    Cardi B Drops NSFW New Song, 'Press'

    (Variety) As promised, Cardi B dropped her new song “Press” in the wee hours of Friday morning. While the social media posts teasing the song had a courtroom theme referencing serial killer Aileen Wuornos, a former sex worker who was sentenced to death after ... - 5/31/2019

    Cardi B is spoiling for a fight with the media in new single 'Press'

    (USA TODAY) Cardi B is coming out with guns blazing – complete with gunshot sound effects – on "Press," her new single released midnight Friday. "Press" takes a different tone than her previous two singles – her ode to her Benjamins, "Money," and her throwback ... - 5/31/2019

    Cardi B Strip Club Case Goes to Grand Jury ... Could Face Stiffer Charge

    (TMZ) Cardi B's strip club beatdown case just got way more serious for her -- potentially, anyway -- because of a grand jury ... a sign prosecutors want her to face stiffer charges. The rapper was decked out in pink as she arrived Friday at the courthouse in Queens. - 5/31/2019

    Cardi B Needs No 'Press,' But We're Giving It To Her Anyway

    (NPR) At this point, Cardi B needs little introduction and, as she makes clear in her latest single, she damn-sure needs no validation. "Press, press, press, press, press / Cardi don't need more press / Kill 'em all, put them hoes to rest / Walk in, bulletproof vest / Please ... - 5/31/2019

  • Maleah Davis
    Derion Vence Allegedly Confesses to Killing Maleah Davis; Police Find Human Remains

    (The Root) Houston-based Activist Quanell X, leader of the New Black Panther Nation, claims that while visiting Derion Vence in jail Friday morning, Vence confessed to killing five-year-old Maleah Davis then dumping her body on the side of a road in Arkansas. Police ... - 5/31/2019

    Remains found in Arkansas may be that of missing Maleah Davis, police say

    (Fox News) The remains of a small child were discovered in a garbage bag along a freeway in Arkansas Friday and Texas police say it could “possibly” be missing 4-year-old Maleah Davis. Houston Police Commander Michael Skillern told reporters that a bag containing ... - 5/31/2019

    Remains found in search for Maleah Davis arrive in Houston for ID testing

    (CNN) (CNN) The remains found in Arkansas during a search for 4-year-old Maleah Davis have arrived in Houston, where they will be tested to determine the identity and cause of death, police said. Community activist Quanell X, who used to represent the young ... - 5/31/2019

    Remains found in Arkansas amid search for missing Texas girl Maleah Davis, 4

    ( The remains of a child's body were found Friday in Arkansas as authorities searched for a missing 4-year-old Texas girl who disappeared from Houston more than three weeks ago and who is thought to have been murdered, officials said. The remains found ... - 5/31/2019

    Body of missing Texas girl Maleah Davis reportedly found

    (New York Post) The month-long search for Maleah Davis is reportedly over after investigators found a child's body scattered along a highway in Arkansas, where her mother's ex-boyfriend confessed he dumped her. Houston police said they believe they found the missing girl ... - 5/31/2019

    Human remains discovered in bag may be that of Maleah Davis

    (TheGrio (blog)) Human remains, found on Friday, during the ongoing search for missing 4-year-old child, Maleah Davis may belong to her. According to a Houston police, the remains of a small child were discovered in Arkansas near the scene where officials are searching ... - 5/31/2019

  • Robert Pattinson
    Robert Pattinson to Star in "The Batman"

    ( Hold on tight, spider monkeys, it's official: Robert Pattinson is going to be the next Batman. Variety reports that the Twilight actor will assume the role of the famed caped crusader in Matt Reeves's The Batman, slated for release in June 2021. Earlier this month ... - 5/31/2019

    Robert Pattinson Is the New Batman But the Internet Is Torn: He's 'Massively Underrated'

    ( Robert Pattinson may be the next caped crusader, but fans of Batman are torn about his casting. Pattinson, 33, nabbed the role of Batman after reports swirled earlier this month that he and Nicholas Hoult were in the running for the gig. The actor was officially ... - 5/31/2019

    Robert Pattinson Is Officially 'The Batman'

    (Variety) Robert Pattinson is officially the new Batman. Warner Bros. has closed a deal for the “Twilight” actor to play the Caped Crusader in “The Batman.” Matt Reeves' superhero tentpole hits theaters on June 25, 2021. Variety first reported on May 16 that Pattinson ... - 5/31/2019

    Why Robert Pattinson — yes, the former vampire — is a promising pick to play Batman

    (Washington Post) Robert Pattinson, the 33-year-old actor still best known for portraying an emo-teen vampire, is suddenly poised to play the world's biggest bat. Warner Bros. has approved Pattinson to become the next title star of its multibillion-dollar Batman film franchise, ... - 5/31/2019

    Robert Pattinson Is Lined Up To Play "The Batman"

    (BuzzFeed News) Robert Pattinson is in negotiations to play Batman, aka Bruce Wayne, in The Batman, the latest movie reboot of the popular DC Comics superhero, BuzzFeed News has confirmed. The film will be written and directed by Matt Reeves (War for the Planet of the ... - 5/31/2019

    Warner Bros Approves Robert Pattinson For 'The Batman'

    (Deadline) Warner Bros has approved Robert Pattinson as the star of The Batman, the trilogy of films that Matt Reeves will direct later this year, Deadline hears. Pattinson has been considered a frontrunner because the filmmaker liked him, but the studio was torn ... - 5/31/2019

    Críticos de cine pronostican a Robert Pattinson como un pésimo Batman

    (La Nación Costa Rica) Tenemos un nuevo Batman: Robert Pattinson, quien para muchos fanáticos de D.C. no ha sido una gran noticia pues no creen que elegir a el vampiro guapo y meloso que brilla bajo el sol, dé el ancho de un personaje fuerte, oscuro y misterioso como lo es ... - 5/31/2019

    Robert Pattinson será Batman en una nueva trilogía

    ( Se confirmó la esperada noticia por los fanáticos de Batman: Robert Pattinson es el elegido para usar el mítico traje del superhéroe de Ciudad Gótica en una nueva una nueva trilogía cinematográfica del cómic de DC que dirigirá Matt Reeves y cuyo estreno ... - 5/31/2019

    Robert Pattinson como Batman hará tres películas más

    (NACIONREX) Según informes de Variety, Robert Pattinson ya firmó el contrato para protagonizar la nueva película de 'Batman', la cual será dirigida por Matt Reeves. Se cree que las grabaciones comenzarán en el verano del 2019. El contrato del actor incluirá una trilogía ... - 5/31/2019

    De vampiro a caballero de la noche; Robert Pattinson sí será el nuevo Batman

    (Quién) Después de la controversia generada cuando el nombre de Robert Pattinson sonó como probabilidad para dar vida al Caballero de la noche, todo parece indicar que sí será el nuevo Batman, y es que según reporta Deadline, el actor ya habría sido firmado ... - 5/31/2019

  • When They See Us
    Horrors And Humanity In Ava DuVernay's Gripping 'When They See Us'

    (NPR) When They See Us is director/writer/producer Ava DuVernay's searing, four-part drama about five black and Latino boys who were railroaded into falsely confessing to the most notorious gang rape in New York City history. But it wasn't difficult viewing for its ... - 5/31/2019

    How 'When They See Us' Puts Trump in the Hot Seat

    (Hollywood Reporter) When They See Us, Ava DuVernay's new Netflix miniseries, wants viewers to see Antron McCray, Kevin Richardson, Yusef Salaam, Raymond Santana Jr. and Korey Wise. For most of their lives, the five men have been known as the "Central Park Five" and ... - 5/31/2019

    Crisis counselors were on set for 'When They See Us' cast and crew

    (Mashable) The actors and everyone on set filming the recently released Netflix miniseries, When They See Us, had access to crisis counseling to help with the heavy, based-on-real-life material portrayed on screen. Ava DuVernay's four-part series, released Friday, goes ... - 5/31/2019

    Filmmaker Gives Tips For Watching Netflix's Miniseries on Central Park Five

    (Bloomberg) "There were people that couldn't watch that straight through and it was only 100 minutes," she said. "But Netflix gives you the luxury of being able to do it in a space and at a time when you're comfortable. It's always there. And I think that's what this offering is. - 5/31/2019

    Ava DuVernay's When They See Us is a rich, enraging retelling of the Central Park Five case

    (Vox) When They See Us tells the story in four parts, spanning decades. Before the title cards even appear in the first episode, the attack on Trisha Meili, who was jogging at night in New York City's Central Park, has happened. The episode shows how all five boys, ... - 5/31/2019

    When They See Us on Netflix: Who is Korey Wise? Where is Korey Wise now?

    ( When They See Us on Netflix, directed by Selma's Ava DuVernay, explores the infamous 1989 Central Park assault and rape case known as 'The Central Park Jogger Case case'. The four part-series is available to stream and download now on the streaming ... - 5/31/2019

    'When They See Us' is an insightful miniseries about a heart-wrenching subject

    (Mashable) In only four episodes, When They See Us sheds insightful new light on a subject already covered widely by the media over the years. Ava DuVernay's miniseries takes a closer look at the The Central Park Five case, offering an intimate glimpse into the lives of ... - 5/31/2019

    'When They See Us' Shows The Disturbing Truth About How False Confessions Happen

    ( In the first episode of the Netflix series When They See Us, members of the New York City Police Department lie to five teenagers as they're interrogated about the brutal rape of a jogger in Central Park. The scenes are painful to watch as the young actors ... - 5/31/2019

    How 'When They See Us' transformed those who worked on it

    (CNN) (CNN) There's a moment during a courtroom scene when Niecey Nash, playing one of the mothers of the Central Park Five in "When They See Us," has a look of pure grief. The thing is, Nash wasn't really acting in that moment. "I am forever changed," Nash ... - 5/31/2019

    Michael K. Williams & Marsha Stephanie Blake On New Netflix Series, 'When They See Us'

    (EBONY) Blake also shares her experience getting to know the woman she played, Linda McCray, who fought tooth-and-nail for her son's freedom, even when Antron himself gave up hope. Check out the clip above. When They See Us is available now on Netflix. - 5/31/2019

  • Spelling Bee
    There Are 472000 Words in the Dictionary. For the Spelling Bee, That May Not Be Enough.

    (The New York Times) Shortly after midnight, after the 2019 Scripps National Spelling Bee announced that it was running out of challenging words, each was crowned the winner in an eight-way tie. It turned out the winners had more in common than an aptitude for spelling: Six of ... - 5/31/2019

    With an unprecedented eight winners, will National Spelling Bee consider changes?

    (Washington Post) Three years ago, organizers of the Scripps National Spelling Bee changed their rules after back-to-back contests ended in a tie. Yet the conundrum returned during this year's competition Thursday night, which ended in an unprecedented eight-way tie after ... - 5/31/2019

    The Youths Have Outsmarted the Scripps National Spelling Bee

    (The Atlantic) Last night, at the end of the final round of the annual Scripps National Spelling Bee, a record eight students were still standing, having calmly rattled off the correct spellings of words like psammosere, choumoellier, and Logudorese. The eight—Rishik ... - 5/31/2019

    7 of the 8 Spelling Bee winners are Indian Americans. Here's why that's not surprising

    (CNN) (CNN) This year, 562 spellers competed in the Scripps National Spelling Bee, and after a grueling 20 rounds, the eight left at the end were named co-champions. Just a cursory scan across their faces is an insight into a steely culture of excellence that's been ... - 5/31/2019

    The National Spelling Bee Had An Unprecedented Eight Winners

    (BuzzFeed News) Eight kids tied to win the Scripps National Spelling Bee on Thursday, an unprecedented ending in the 92 years of the contest. For more than three and a half hours, spellers ages 12 to 14 proved they could handle almost everything the competition threw their ... - 5/31/2019

    Are You One of the Scripps National Spelling Bee Winners?

    (The Cut) The decision to allow up to eight winners (as opposed to the maximum of three currently dictated in the rules) was made after round 17, when spelling bee pronouncer Jacques Bailly told them, “Champion spellers, we are now in uncharted territory. - 5/31/2019

    National Spelling Bee uses 'octochamps' in a sentence, crowning eight co-champions

    (Washington Post) Pandemonium erupted — eight times — at the 2019 Scripps National Spelling Bee as Thursday night turned to Friday. In a stunning conclusion to the competition, event organizers took the unprecedented step of naming eight co-champions after they all ... - 5/31/2019

    In Praise of the Scripps National Spelling Bee's Octochamps

    (The Ringer (blog)) For the fourth time in the past six years, the Scripps National Spelling Bee was unable to crown a single winner, running out of time, words, or patience before splitting the championship between multiple middle schoolers. But even past ties couldn't prepare ... - 5/31/2019

    Spelling Bee Quiz: Do You Know the Meanings of the Winning Words?

    (The New York Times) The eight words were all used in the final round of this year's Spelling Bee, which ended in an eight-way tie after the competition said it was running out of challenging words. The definitions are from Merriam-Webster Unabridged, which the Bee describes as ... - 5/31/2019

    Scripps National Spelling Bee ends in unprecedented 8-way tie after 20 rounds

    (CBS News) Oxon Hill, Md. -- The Scripps National Spelling Bee was brought to its knees Thursday night into early Friday by eight spellers who were too poised, too prepared and too savvy for any word thrown their way. Faced with a dwindling word list and a group of ... - 5/31/2019

  • Virginia Beach
    At least 11 dead in Virginia Beach mass shooting at municipal center

    (CNN) (CNN) At least 11 people were killed after a gunman opened fire at a municipal building in Virginia Beach, Virginia, police Chief James Cervera told reporters Friday night. The shooter, who was was a public utilities worker, also is dead, Cervera said. - 5/31/2019

    11 Killed in Shooting at Virginia Beach Municipal Center, Officials Say

    (The New York Times) A Virginia Beach city worker walked into a municipal building on Friday afternoon and opened fire on co-workers, killing at least 11 people and injuring six others, the authorities said. Chief James Cervera said the gunman, who was a current, longtime city ... - 5/31/2019

    Police: 11 killed after shooter opens fire in Virginia Beach municipal building; suspect dead

    (USA TODAY) A public utilities employee opened fire on fellow workers at a municipal center in Virginia Beach on Friday, killing 11 people and wounding at least six others, according to police. Virginia Beach police Chief Jim Cervera said the shooter died in an exchange of ... - 5/31/2019

    11 People Killed In Virginia Beach Shooting, Suspect Dead

    (NPR) Updated at 7:30 p.m. ET. Police say 11 people were killed in a shooting Friday at the municipal center in Virginia Beach, Va. The suspect, a longtime public utilities employee, is also dead. Police said that shortly after 4 p.m. ET, the suspect, whose name has ... - 5/31/2019

    11 dead, 6 hospitalized after Virginia Beach shooting

    (CBS News) Five of the injured were transported to Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital and one person was transported to Sentara Princess Anne Hospital, WTKR reported. According to a Sentara spokesperson, the patient at Sentara Princess Anne Hospital is being ... - 5/31/2019

    Eleven people killed in shooting at Virginia Beach municipal complex, police say

    (Washington Post) VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — A longtime municipal employee in Virginia Beach shot and killed 11 people Friday afternoon and injured several others inside a public works building before he was killed in an exchange of gunfire with police, city officials said at a ... - 5/31/2019

    Al menos 11 muertos por tiroteo en Virginia Beach, EE.UU.

    (CNN) (CNN Español) — El jefe de policía de Virginia Beach (Virginia), Jim Cervera, dijo en una conferencia de prensa el viernes en la noche que hay 11 víctimas fallecidas luego de que un atacante entró en un edificio del Centro Municipal de Virginia Beach y ... - 5/31/2019

    Masacre en Virginia Beach: al menos 11 muertos y 6 heridos tras un ...

    (Clarí Masacre en Virginia Beach: al menos 11 muertos y 6 heridos tras un tiroteo en un edificio municipal. El autor de los disparos murió tras tirotearse con la policía. Tiroteo en Virginia Beach, Estados Unidos. las más leídas. de Mundo. Nicolás Maduro a Jorge ... - 5/31/2019

    Tiroteo en Virginia Beach deja varios heridos

    (Excélsior) Tiroteo en Virginia Beach deja varios heridos. Autor: Redacción. ESTADOS UNIDOS. Elementos de emergencia fueron movilizados esta tarde tras un reporte de tiroteo en el estado de Virginia, Estados Unidos. Medios locales reportan al menos seis heridos ... - 5/31/2019

    Al menos 11 muertos en tiroteo en Virginia Beach, EE. UU.

    ( Los servicios de emergencia de Estados Unidos reportaron este viernes en la tarde al menos 11 muertos en un tiroteo perpetrado en el centro Virgina Beach, estado de Virginia, al suroriente de Estados Unidos. El jefe de la Policía de Virginia Beach, James ... - 5/31/2019

  • The Dark Crystal
    Darkness Rises In Netflix's Breathtaking New 'Dark Crystal' Trailer

    (Forbes) The first trailer for Netflix Original Series The Dark Crystal: Age Of Resistance has landed and oh my god it is a wonder to behold. I won't even say another word until you've watched it also. Check it out: ... - 5/31/2019

    The first trailer for Netflix's Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance is astonishing

    (The Verge) The first trailer has arrived for The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance, Netflix's upcoming prequel to the 1982 Jim Henson / Frank Oz movie The Dark Crystal. It makes the 10-hour series look astonishingly faithful to the original film. The visuals have been updated ... - 5/31/2019

    Watch Climate Warrior Puppets in the Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance Trailer

    (Vulture) Netflix has released the teaser for its darker and edgier Dark Crystal, a property that was already a darker and edgier departure for the Jim Henson Company. As we've already reported, hella Brits will be voicing this new Crystal. Taron Egerton, Anya ... - 5/31/2019

    Netflix releases new trailer for 'The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance'

    (TechCrunch) For a certain generation of moviegoer (including this author), “The Dark Crystal” was an eye-opening introduction to the darker, explicitly fantastic side of Jim Henson's genius. Long-known for his work with “Sesame Street” and “The Muppet Show,” “The Dark ... - 5/31/2019

    Watch the Mesmerizing First Trailer for The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance

    (Vanity Fair) With just a few months left before the premiere of The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance, Netflix has finally released a first-look trailer for the Jim Henson–inspired series—and thankfully, the magic of the 1982 film still looks to be alive and well. The new series ... - 5/31/2019

    TV News Roundup: Netflix Drops 'Dark Crystal' Series Trailer (Watch)

    (Variety) In today's roundup, Disney renews “Marvel's Spider-Man” for a third season and Netflix releases the first trailer for its forthcoming series “The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance.” FIRST LOOKS. Netflix has released the first trailer for its forthcoming series “The ... - 5/31/2019

    Great news, 'Dark Crystal' fans. The Netflix series is still all about creepy puppets.

    (Mashable) The Dark Crystal, the original 1982 film from Jim Henson, is a classic. If you grew up in the '80s, you know The Dark Crystal. Netflix is expanding that universe with Age of Resistance, a series that will follow three Gelflings (these things) on a quest to uncover ... - 5/31/2019

    Stunning Dark Crystal Prequel Trailer Brings The Fantasy Classic To Netflix

    (GameSpot) The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance is the upcoming prequel to the classic 1982 fantasy movie The Dark Crystal. The series has been in the works for a couple of years and finally hits Netflix on August 30. The first trailer has now been released. Like the movie ... - 5/31/2019

    The first trailer for Netflix's The Dark Crystal series retains the charm and feel of Jim Henson's beloved film

    (Radio Times) Yes, here's the first trailer for Netflix's The Dark Crystal series Age of Resistance – a prequel to Jim Henson's beloved 1980s film – and it brings the magical world to life with a mix of puppetry and breathtaking CGI that manages to retain the charm and feel of ... - 5/31/2019

    The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance Returns to Thra With Full-Length Trailer

    (Rotten Tomatoes) The upcoming series adaptation of Jim Henson's '80s cult favorite The Dark Crystal, titled The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance, now has a full-length trailer. Launching on Friday, Aug. 30, the prequel series “returns to the world of Thra with an all new ... - 5/31/2019

  • Thursday, May 30
  • Jeremy Lin
    Jeremy Lin Sells Playing In New York To Kevin Durant

    (WFAN) "Linsanity" was one of the more memorable times in Knicks history the past two decades. When Jeremy Lin broke out for the Knicks in 2012, it was must-watch basketball every night. Lin came out of nowhere to lead the Knicks second-half charge and into the ... - 5/30/2019

    The 73-Year Tradition Of The NBA Finals That Nobody Knows About

    (Fadeaway World (blog)) But it is also historic for an entirely different reason in that it continues a 73-year streak that was birthed since the NBA's inaugural season. Surprisingly, it involves the New York Knicks, Jeremy Lin, and Tony Douglas, among others. Here is the Reddit post ... - 5/30/2019

  • Danny Green
    Tar Heels in the pros: Danny Green returns to the NBA Finals

    (The Daily Tar Heel) What do Bob Cousy, Magic Johnson and UNC alumni Michael Jordan and Danny Green all have in common? They've all won an NCAA championship and an NBA Finals. The list of men who have accomplished such a feat is short – the list of men who have ... - 5/30/2019

    Toronto Raptors: Danny Green still deserves his starting spot

    (Raptors Rapture) Danny Green is a ten-year NBA veteran and a classic example of someone that's won at every level. If the Toronto Raptors turned away from him now, one step away from the ultimate prize, it would be a huge mistake. Green played four years of college ... - 5/30/2019

  • Good Omens
    Neil Gaiman's 'Good Omens' turns Armageddon into a good time

    (CNN) (CNN) The Lord really does work in mysterious ways in "Good Omens," which -- given the recent abundance of apocalyptic series -- is surprisingly good, and even when it lags, considerable fun. Neil Gaiman adapts his own 1990 novel, yielding a show that ... - 5/30/2019

    Good Omens review – Sheen and Tennant fight the devil with dill sauce

    (The Guardian) In the new Amazon miniseries Good Omens, as the soft, fluttery angel Aziraphale, he pulls off the feat of making goodness watchable and fun. Both Sheen and (a miraculously non-manic, given the potential of his part) David Tennant as the demon Crowley ... - 5/30/2019

    Review: Amazon's 'Good Omens' turns End Times into a fun and bizarre frolic

    (Los Angeles Times) Hell quite literally arrives in a handbasket in Amazon Prime's doomsday comedy, “Good Omens,” where the infant antichrist is delivered by a long-haired demon who looks more like a member of REO Speedwagon than a harbinger of End Times. Armageddon ... - 5/30/2019

    Good Omens Review

    (Paste Magazine) Every once in a while, an adaptation really nails it. Though director Douglas Mackinnon was quick to note he wouldn't use that word to describe Amazon's Good Omens. “With Neil Gaiman as showrunner, I really don't see it as an adaptation. It's a translation.”. - 5/30/2019

    David Tennant and Michael Sheen's chemistry keeps Good Omens afloat

    (The A.V. Club) The stakes of Amazon's Good Omens are probably the highest of any TV series, with the opposing forces of Heaven and Hell preparing to wage the war to end all wars—and life—here on Earth. But while that conflict does provide the broader framework for the ... - 5/30/2019

    TV review: Good Omens

    (BBC News) After 30 years and almost as many near misses, Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman's apocalyptic comic fantasy novel, Good Omens, has finally made it to the screen – and, for its legions of fans, it will have been worth the wait. Scripted by Neil himself (to use his ... - 5/30/2019

  • Lil Nas X
    Surprise! Lil Nas X gives 'Old Town Road' performance to overjoyed elementary schoolkids

    (USA TODAY) Move over, Stagecoach. Lil Nas X's performance of his viral country-rap hit "Old Town Road" at an elementary school in Ohio was "the biggest show of my life." The Atlanta rapper stopped by Lander Elementary school in Mayfield Heights, Ohio to surprise ... - 5/30/2019

    Lil Nas X Did A Surprise Performance At An Elementary School And It's So Pure And Good

    (BuzzFeed News) Some very lucky students in Mayfield Heights, Ohio, lost their collective little noggins when Lil Nas X popped by for a surprise performance of "Old Town Road." It all started last week when Lander Elementary's principal, Felecia Evans, tweeted an adorable ... - 5/30/2019

    Watch Lil Nas X Perform 'Old Town Road' for Elementary School Kids

    (Rolling Stone) Call it a meme, call it a gimmick song, but “Old Town Road” is the gift that keeps on giving. On Thursday, a video surfaced on Twitter of Lil Nas X performing his runaway hit to a gymnasium full of elementary school kids, who promptly lost their collective minds ... - 5/30/2019

    Lil Nas X Pops in at Elementary School, Leads 'Old Town Road' Singalong [Watch]

    (Taste of Country) Lil Nas X recently dropped in at Lander Elementary School in Mayfield Heights, Ohio after a video of the school's students singing and dancing to "Old Town Road" popped up in his Twitter mentions. Lander principal Felicia Evans tweeted the video to Lil Nas ... - 5/30/2019

    Lil Nas X gives surprise show to a bunch of schoolkids ... who lose their lil minds

    (The Guardian) Lil Nas X appeared in the school's gym after a magic show, prompting squeals of delight from the children on par with early Beatlemania, or perhaps a nuclear blast. The real magic, however, came when the rapper and the kids lifted their voices together in ... - 5/30/2019

    Lil Nas X Performs 'Old Town Road' for Viral Ohio Elementary Schoolers: 'Love These Moments!'

    ( Lil Nas X took the “Old Town Road” all the way to Mayfield, Ohio, to perform his smash hit single for a group of very enthusiastic elementary schoolers. The 20-year-old rapper made the trip out to Landers Elementary School Wednesday after its pupils caught ... - 5/30/2019

  • Ma
    This Time, Octavia Spencer Takes Something For Herself In 'Ma'

    (NPR) So in Ma, the latest cheapo shocker from Blumhouse Productions, Spencer tweaks her goodness for evil. She's still abnormally welcoming, and she still doles out hugs, but now there's something sinister behind the generosity, a glassy-eyed stare crying out for ... - 5/30/2019

    Ma Is Too Muddled a Slasher Flick to Work

    (Vulture) As Ma rushes to its climax, there's a moment (fairly spoiler free — it's featured in the trailer) when the racial animosity that powers this muddled slasher film becomes undeniable. Sue Ann, a methodical psychopath played with a consuming madness by ... - 5/30/2019

    Look, 'Ma,' no point to this supposed thriller

    (Boston Herald) Very similar and notably inferior to the recent Neil Jordan/Isabelle Huppert thriller “Greta,” the Blumhouse thriller “Ma” slightly tarnishes the brand of producer/lead Octavia Spencer, who plays the film's title role. “Ma” begins with divorced mother Erica (Juliette ... - 5/30/2019

    'Ma' Ending Explained: Does It Set Up a Sequel? (Spoilers)

    (Inverse) In Ma, starring Oscar-winner Octavia Spencer, a middle-aged woman named Sue Ann (Spencer) befriends a clique of high schoolers after buying them alcohol as a favor. She quickly becomes attached to her new friends, including Maggie (Diana Silvers), ... - 5/30/2019

    Watch Octavia Spencer Take a Dark Turn in 'Ma'

    (The New York Times) A group of teenagers pick the wrong adult to buy them alcohol in the horror thriller “Ma.” This early scene features Octavia Spencer as Sue Ann, who encounters Maggie (Diana Silvers) outside a liquor store with her friends in a van nearby. Narrating the scene ... - 5/30/2019

    Does 'Ma' Have a Post-Credits Scene?

    (TheWrap) There's no bad time of year to release a horror movie, something that Universal is banking on by dropping the Octavia Spencer flick “Ma” this weekend against “Godzilla: King of the Monsters” and “Rocketman.” There's a lot going on in “Ma,” which tells the ... - 5/30/2019

    'Ma' manipulative in the best of ways

    (Albany Times Union) Anyone who walks into a theater to see "Ma" knows exactly the kind of thrills to expect, and yet audiences will be surprised by it anyway. No, not just surprised. Shrieking. Director and co-writer Tate Taylor takes a standard horror thriller and blows it out. - 5/30/2019

  • Rocketman
    Rocketman” and the Art of the Acceptably Outrageous

    (The New Yorker) The new bio-pic of Elton John, “Rocketman,” is directed by Dexter Fletcher. Last year, he assumed command of the Freddie Mercury film, “Bohemian Rhapsody,” and steered it to a safe harbor, after the previous director walked the plank. If you need somebody ... - 5/30/2019

    What makes 'Rocketman' a unique music biopic? Actually showing sex, drugs and rock-and-roll.

    (Washington Post) Much ado has been made about Elton John's insistence that the filmmakers behind his biopic “Rocketman” not sand the edges of his sometimes tumultuous life. A piece that John wrote in the Guardian about the film, which opened Friday, has made the ... - 5/30/2019

    Rocketman: Inside Elton John's Sad, Toxic Relationship With His Mother

    (Vanity Fair) According to Rocketman, Elton John's mother, Sheila, was not a warm and fuzzy British matriarch who offered round-the-clock support. In fact, Sheila is scripted as being so cruel to her only son that when Bryce Dallas Howard, who was cast to play the part, ... - 5/30/2019

    Elton John biopic 'Rocketman' takes off with whole new wardrobe

    (CNN) One of costume designer Julian Day's favorite looks in "Rocketman" arrives at a moment of carefully choreographed disorder: a suicide attempt by the biopic's subject, Elton John. John, played by British actor Taron Egerton, has plunged into a swimming pool ... - 5/30/2019

    'Rocketman' Launch Offers Doses Of Reality And Glitter This Weekend

    (Forbes) As Paramount's Rocketman launches in North America today adding more rock star power to the biopic trend, the film industry seems to be betting that fans won't be burned out on musical icon reveals. Grossing $6,800,000 to date from its U.K release last ... - 5/30/2019

    Elton John Biopic 'Rocketman' Is A Surprising Song-And-Dance Spectacular

    (NPR) The first time we see Elton John in Rocketman, he's wearing a spangly red devil costume with sharp horns and enormous wings. It's one of the many glorious, glittery things we see him wear in the movie, although on this occasion, he isn't dressed for a concert ... - 5/30/2019

    Reseña: 'Rocketman', el cuento fantástico de Elton John, dios del rock

    (New York Times en Español) Rocketman, dirigida por Dexter Fletcher a partir del guion escrito por Lee Hall, narra una versión ligeramente actualizada y sustancialmente más cándida de la misma historia. En la década de los setenta, el hecho de que Elton John fuera homosexual ... - 5/30/2019


    (Excélsior) Luego de ver el musical Billy Elliot, en Elton John se sembró la idea de contar su historia en la pantalla grande. Necesitaba que el filme se realizara sin censura alguna y que en él se abordaran su homosexualidad y su adicción a la cocaína, el alcohol y las ... - 5/30/2019

    Rocketman: un hermoso cohete dinamitando las canciones de Elton John

    (Cultolt (Comunicado de prensa) (blog)) La biopic del músico, disponible desde hoy en cartelera, celebra los cincuenta años de carrera de Elton John jugando a cantar la historia de su vida, como un musical histérico de Disney con cocaína a granel y trajes estrafalarios y skinny. Elton John estuvo ... - 5/30/2019

    Rocketman, el retrato de los lujos y excesos de Elton John

    (EL DEBER) “Simplemente no he llevado una vida clasificada PG-13 (apta para todo público)”, fue la explicación del mítico cantante de rock pop británico Elton John sobre el lanzamiento de su filme autobiográfico Rocketman. La película relata la vida del John desde su ... - 5/30/2019

  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare
    'Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare' 2019 Is Everything I Hoped It Would Be

    (Forbes) In the other, you're a young Middle Easter freedom fighter—and a woman, a first for Call Of Duty's campaigns save for a brief mission in Call Of Duty: WWII. (You've been able to play as female avatars in MP for years now, but never in the campaign save for ... - 5/30/2019

    Call of Duty: Modern Warfare is a tense and daring reboot of the beloved shooter series

    (The Verge) After the slightly off-the-wall Black Ops 4 — which featured a time travel-themed zombie mode and Fortnite-style battle royale — Call of Duty is making the jump back to reality for its next release. Today, developer Infinity Ward officially announced Call of Duty: ... - 5/30/2019

    'Call of Duty: Modern Warfare' trailer revealed, release date Oct. 25

    (Washington Post) Activision released the first game footage, images and details of the latest installment of the Call of Duty franchise Thursday, a reboot/reimagining of its popular Modern Warfare series. The game carries the apt title, “Call of Duty: Modern Warfare.” Here's all of ... - 5/30/2019

    Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare looks to make a more mature war video game

    (CBS News) After several years of looking into the future, Activision's Call of Duty franchise is going back to its own past. This year's installment of the massively popular shooter series is a reimagining of the game that, arguably, made it what it is today: Call of Duty: Modern ... - 5/30/2019

    Everything to know about the new 'Call of Duty: Modern Warfare'

    (Mashable) Mark your calendars: Modern Warfare returns this October. After months of speculation (and a handful of leaks), Activision's plans for the 2019 Call of Duty game are now locked. Scheduled for an Oct. 25 release on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC, Call of ... - 5/30/2019

    'Call of Duty' returns to 'Modern Warfare' with new video game out Oct. 25

    (USA TODAY) Activision is set to redeploy "Call of Duty: Modern Warfare." The next edition of the multi-billion dollar video game franchise will harken back to 2007's "Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare," the first entry in the series to depart from a real-world historic conflict to ... - 5/30/2019

    Ya hay fecha de lanzamiento para 'Call of Duty: Modern Warfare'

    (Excélsior) Ambientado en el mundo contemporáneo, el tráiler de "Call of Duty: Modern Warfare" muestra posteriormente asaltos a casas, saltos en paracaídas, combates en medio de ciudades o bombardeos. Activision, la compañía estadounidense responsable del ... - 5/30/2019

    Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare lanza su tráiler de anuncio y es sospechosamente familiar

    (FayerWayer) Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare acaba de anunciarse oficialmente y con ello viene un espectacular y emocionante tráiler de revelación. Desarrollado por los amigos de Infinity Ward este título regresar un poco de las viejas glorias de la franquicia. Con este ... - 5/30/2019

    "Call of Duty: Modern Warfare" sale a la venta el 25 de octubre

    (El Nuevo Activision, la compañía estadounidense responsable del lanzamiento de esta saga de videojuegos en primera persona, dijo hoy en un comunicado que en "Call of Duty: Modern Warfare" los jugadores se meterán en "una narrativa increíblemente cruda y ... - 5/30/2019

    Call of Duty: Modern Warfare anuncia su fecha de estreno con un tráiler

    (Mouse (blog)) Luego de varios rumores Activision e Infinity Ward finalmente presentaron a la nueva entrega de Call of Duty que simplemente será titulada Call of Duty: Modern Warfare. Mediante un tráiler los desarrolladores informaron que esta nueva entrega, tachada ... - 5/30/2019

  • Earthquake
    El Salvador earthquake: 6.6 magnitude shake sends residents running

    (USA TODAY) SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador — A strong earthquake hit off El Salvador early Thursday, sending frightened residents running out of their homes in the predawn hours. Authorities said a small tsunami was possible, but there were no immediate reports of ... - 5/30/2019

    Strong earthquake off coast of El Salvador

    (Washington Post) SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador — A strong earthquake hit off the coast of El Salvador early Thursday, sending frightened residents running out of their homes in the pre-dawn hours. Authorities initially said a small tsunami was possible, but it did not appear. - 5/30/2019

    Magnitude 2.6 earthquake hits Gardena, sends weak shaking across LA Basin

    (Los Angeles Times) Residents who felt the earthquake closest to the epicenter and reported it to the U.S. Geological Survey's Did You Feel It? website reported feeling the equivalent of Intensity 4 shaking on the Modified Mercalli Intensity Scale, which is light shaking too weak to ... - 5/30/2019

    6.6 magnitude earthquake hits off coast of El Salvador

    (Fox News) MAGNITUDE 5.8 EARTHQUAKE STRIKES OFF SOUTHERN COAST OF ALASKA COAST. The U.S. Geological Survey says the quake had a preliminary magnitude of 6.6. Its epicenter was about 17 miles south-southeast of La Libertad, a suburb of the ... - 5/30/2019

    Magnitude 6.6 earthquake strikes off El Salvador's coast; no injuries or major damage

    (Los Angeles Times) A strong earthquake struck off the coast of El Salvador early Thursday, sending frightened residents running out of their homes in the predawn hours. Authorities initially said a small tsunami was possible, but it did not appear. Civil defense employees were ... - 5/30/2019

  • Memorial Tournament
    2019 Memorial Tournament leaderboard breakdown: Coverage, scores as Jordan Spieth impresses in Round 1

    ( Jordan Spieth is peeking around that third-major-of-the-year corner all of a sudden after opening the 2019 Memorial Tournament with a 66 in Round 1 on Thursday. For Spieth, that follows two straight top-10 finishes in his last two events. I've been bearish on ... - 5/30/2019

    Memorial Tournament 2019 Live Blog: Tiger Woods on a birdie run finishing his first round, Jordan Spieth rolling on ...

    ( The Memorial Tournament is perhaps the marquee non-major, non-WGC event on the PGA Tour schedule each season. This year is no different. The presence of a certain 15-time major champion, Tiger Woods, at Muirfield Village Golf Club is adding a ... - 5/30/2019

    TT Postscript: Could have been better, could have been worse, was a 70

    (Golf Channel) DUBLIN, Ohio – Back at a place where he has won five times before, Tiger Woods started the Memorial Tournament with a 2-under 70 that could have been better. It also could have been a whole lot worse. Some thoughts from strolling the Muirfield Village ... - 5/30/2019

    Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide, Round 1: Leaderboard, tee times, TV times

    ( The first round of the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide takes place today from Muirfield Village. Here's everything you need to know to follow Thursday's action. Click here to watch Tiger Woods exclusively on Thursday morning on PGA TOUR ... - 5/30/2019

    Shot-by-shot recap: Tiger Woods finishes strong in Round 1 of Memorial Tournament

    (Golfweek) Tiger Woods shot 2-under 70 Thursday morning in Round 1 of the Memorial Tournament. He's back at it with a 1:16 p.m. tee time Friday afternoon alongside Bryson DeChambeau and Justin Rose. Here's a shot-by-shot recap from Woods' opening round. - 5/30/2019

    2019 Memorial Tournament picks, predictions, odds: Ranking the field at Muirfield Village

    ( Cobbling together events between major championships in the condensed schedule world of 2019 is a difficult task. The period of time between the Masters and PGA Championship was good but not great; however, this week's Memorial Tournament ... - 5/30/2019

    Tiger Woods' score: Round 1 results, highlights from 2019 Memorial Tournament

    (Sporting News) Tiger Woods had a ho-hum first round of The Memorial Tournament on Thursday, finishing with a score of 2-under 70, which puts him five shots back of leader Ryan Moore. It didn't take long for Tiger to birdie, shooting a 1-under-par on par-5 Hole 11. - 5/30/2019

    Memorial Tournament: Tiger Woods Chases Sixth Title At Muirfield Village

    (CBS San Francisco) By Norm Elrod. (CBS Pittsburgh/CBS Local) — The Memorial Tournament, held every year at Muirfield Village Golf Club, is Jack Nicklaus's tournament. Jack built the course in the rolling hills of Ohio. Jack started the PGA Tour event to give a little something ... - 5/30/2019

    How to get around Memorial Tournament traffic this weekend

    (10TV) DUBLIN, Ohio – The big weekend is here and while many consider the Memorial Tournament weekend big because of the golf itself, the traffic around Dublin will likely be enough to stand out on its own. Drivers should expect to see the heaviest delays on ... - 5/30/2019

    2019 Memorial Tournament TV schedule: How to watch on Golf Channel, CBS

    (Golf News Net (blog)) The 2019 Memorial Tournament begins with the PGA Tour at Jack Nicklaus' Muirfield Village Golf Club near Columbus, Ohio, with a great field for his invitational. The Memorial Tournament TV schedule is something a lot of golf fans have come to know with ... - 5/30/2019

  • Rambo: Last Blood
    Rambo está de regreso: este es el primer tráiler de 'Last Blood'

    (CNN) (CNN Español) — John Rambo está de regreso. El veterano de guerra interpretado por Sylvester Stallone aparecerá de nuevo en la pantalla grande en la película “Rambo: Last Blood”. Además de Stallone en su ya clásico personaje, en la película actúan ... - 5/30/2019

    Sylvester Stallone Returns As Rambo In First Trailer For 'Last Blood'

    (Forbes) Presumably all set to be play with Rocketman and Ma (both R-rated features) starting tonight, we've got the first trailer for Sylvester Stallone's fifth and (allegedly, they totally swear this time) final Rambo movie. Titled Rambo: Last Blood (an obvious play on ... - 5/30/2019

    How 'Last Blood' Trailer Shows the Humanity in Rambo

    (Hollywood Reporter) They drew first blood. He'll draw last. Thursday morning, Lionsgate released the first trailer for Rambo: Last Blood, the fifth entry in the long-running Rambo series. First Blood (1982), based on the 1972 novel of the same name by David Morrell, saw Sylvester ... - 5/30/2019

    'Rambo: Last Blood': Sylvester Stallone Seeks Vengeance in First Trailer

    (Variety) “Rambo: Last Blood” will hit theaters on Sept. 20 — 37 years after the series launched with “First Blood.” The story centers on Rambo crossing into Mexico and taking on a violent cartel when the daughter of one of his friends is kidnapped. “Rambo: Last Blood” ... - 5/30/2019

    Of Course the Rambo: Last Blood Trailer Uses Old Town Road

    (Vulture) He's taking his horse to the old town road, and in the first trailer for Rambo: The Last Blood, he's gonna revenge till he can't no more. Nearly 40 years after First Blood, the fifth Rambo movie finds its hero facing the demons of his past. “I've lived in a world of ... - 5/30/2019

    Stallone's Rambo: Last Blood trailer is obviously set to 'Old Town Road'

    (Polygon) Rambo: Last Blood is the fifth Rambo film, in which Stallone's iconic character travels to Mexico to save a friend's daughter from a drug cartel. The film has gestated since 2008 and gone through many iterations and names. (At one point, Rambo was going to ... - 5/30/2019

    Rambo 5 Last Blood TRAILER: Sylvester Stallone channels Logan – Will Rambo DIE at the end?

    ( It's been 11 years since the fourth Rambo outing and now the first trailer for Last Blood has landed. The explosive, yet sombre, first look is hard not to compare to Logan, Hugh Jackman's last outing as an aged Wolverine. After all, the setting and shots are ... - 5/30/2019

    Liberan primer trailer de «Rambo: Last Blood»

    (RockandPop) Esta mañana se liberó el primer trailer de «Rambo: Last Blood», la quinta película y final del legendario personaje interpretado por Sylvester Stallone. Esta secuela, con tintes del viejo oeste, contará además con la actuación de Paz Vega y Marco de la O. - 5/30/2019

    El tráiler de "Rambo: Last Blood": Sylvester Stallone está de regreso ...

    ( Diez años después y a los 72 años, Sylvester Stallone retoma su legendario personaje como el veterano de Vietnam, John Rambo, en Rambo: Last Blood, la quinta y última entrega de la popular saga que comenzó en el año 1982 bajo las órdenes de Ted ... - 5/30/2019

    Lo que debes saber de 'Rambo: Last Blood'

    (Life and Style) La quinta y última parte de una de las sagas más queridas de la historia verá la luz este 2019. Hablamos de Rambo , trama que se despedirá de sus fans con Last Blood. El 30 de mayo se lanzó el primer tráiler de la cinta, que marca el retorno de John ... - 5/30/2019

  • Thad Cochran
    Thad Cochran, Long-Serving Mississippi Senator, Dies At 81

    (NPR) Thad Cochran, the Republican senator from Mississippi who served for some four decades, has died at the age of 81, his successor Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith said on Thursday. Cochran used his considerable influence, especially while serving as chairman of ... - 5/30/2019

    Thad Cochran, longtime US senator, dies at 81

    (CNN) "Cochran's family extends its gratitude for the support shown to the senator by Mississippians over the years," it said. A cause of death was not immediately disclosed. Cochran used his influence atop the Appropriations Committee to steer billions to his home ... - 5/30/2019

    Thad Cochran, Mississippi Republican and former Senate Appropriations Committee chairman, dies at 81

    (Washington Post) Thad Cochran, a Mississippi Republican who brought Southern gentility to Washington and Washington largesse to the South over nearly four decades in the U.S. Senate, where he was a past chairman of the powerful Appropriations Committee, died May 30 ... - 5/30/2019

    Thad Cochran, former Senate Appropriations chairman, has died at age 81

    (Roll Call) Thad Cochran of Mississippi, the mannerly former chairman of the Senate Appropriations Committee, where he was a dependable provider for his home state during more than four decades in Congress, has died at the age of 81. Cochran, who retired from ... - 5/30/2019

    'Gentleman' Thad Cochran, Mississippi's 'Quiet Persuader' in US Senate, dead at 81

    (Jackson Clarion Ledger) Former longtime U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran died early Thursday morning in Oxford, according to his former congressional office. He was 81. Cochran was first elected to the Senate in 1978, becoming the first Republican in more than 100 years to win a ... - 5/30/2019

    Sen. Thad Cochran, a 45-year veteran of Congress, dead at 81

    (Mississippi Today) Republican U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran, whose 45-year congressional career was one of the longest in U.S. history, passed away Thursday morning. He was 81. Cochran's office released a statement on Thursday, saying: “Cochran's family extends its gratitude ... - 5/30/2019

  • Majestic Elegance Dominican Republic
    'He is still out there': Delaware mother details brutal attack at Dominican Republic resort

    (Washington Post) The mother of two from Wilmington, Del., was on the second night of a stay with her husband and friends at the Majestic Elegance Punta Cana resort in the Dominican Republic last January. As Lawrence-Daley wrote this week in a Facebook post that went ... - 5/30/2019

    Woman says she was brutally attacked, left for dead at Dominican Republic resort

    ( She wrote that on the second night of her vacation in January at the Majestic Elegance Punta Cana resort, which she was visiting with her husband and two friends, she ventured out to a neighboring building one evening to get a late-night snack when she ... - 5/30/2019

    Delaware woman describes how she survived brutal attack during Dominican Republic vacation

    (ABC News) "He just plowed into my back and I remember the grunt he made when he hit me," Lawrence-Daley said Thursday. "It's in my nightmares." The mother of two was enjoying an all-inclusive vacation with her family at the five-star Majestic Elegance resort in Punta ... - 5/30/2019

    Mum-of-two brutally beaten, strangled and left to die in 8-hour ordeal on Caribbean break

    (Daily Star) She said she was set upon by a stranger and brutally attacked while staying at the all-inclusive Majestic Elegance hotel in the resort of Punta Cana. Lawrence-Daley said on the second night of her stay with her husband and two friends, she went out to get a ... - 5/30/2019

    Delaware Woman Says She Was Brutally Beaten for 8 Hours During Vacation in Dominican Republic

    (NBC 10 Philadelphia) Lawrence-Daley wrote that she went on vacation at the end of January with her husband and two friends at the all-inclusive resort Majestic Elegance in Punta Cana. On her second night at the resort, Lawrence-Daley went to a lounge on the beach to grab ... - 5/30/2019

    Wilmington woman recounts harrowing attack at Punta Cana resort

    ( A Wilmington woman who says survived a vicious attack at a resort in the Dominican Republic earlier this year is speaking out as a warning to others. Majestic Elegance, the all-inclusive Punta Cana resort owned by Majestic Resorts, shut down its Facebook ... - 5/30/2019

  • R. Kelly
    New Sexual Assault Charges Filed Against R. Kelly

    (The New York Times) Additional charges were filed in Chicago on Thursday against the R&B singer R. Kelly, increasing pressure on the entertainer who was arrested in February on 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse. Mr. Kelly was charged in Cook County Circuit ... - 5/30/2019

    R. Kelly Has Been Indicted With 11 More Sexual Assault And Abuse Charges

    (BuzzFeed News) R. Kelly was indicted Thursday with 11 additional counts of sexual assault and abuse charges related to one alleged victim. Kelly faces four counts of aggravated criminal sexual assault, two counts of criminal sexual assault, and five counts of aggravated ... - 5/30/2019

    Singer R. Kelly charged with 11 new counts of sexual abuse

    (USA TODAY) The Cook County State's Attorney's Office has charged singer R. Kelly with 11 new counts of criminal sexual abuse, The Chicago Tribune and The Chicago Sun-Times reported Thursday, bringing the total number of charges against him in Illinois up to 21. - 5/30/2019

    R. Kelly Indicted On New Sexual Assault And Abuse Charges

    (NPR) On Thursday, prosecutors in Cook County, Ill., filed 11 more felony charges of sexual assault and sexual abuse against R&B singer R. Kelly. They include four counts of aggravated criminal sexual assault, two counts of criminal sexual assault by force, two ... - 5/30/2019

    R. Kelly faces new and more serious charges in sexual abuse case

    (CNN) (CNN) An Illinois grand jury has indicted entertainer R. Kelly on 11 new charges in his sexual assault and sexual abuse case, including four new felonies with maximum penalties of 30 years in prison, according to court documents released Thursday. - 5/30/2019

    R. Kelly Charged with 11 New Counts of Sexual Assault and Abuse: Reports

    ( R. Kelly was hit with 11 new counts of sexual assault charges Thursday by Cook County prosecutors, the Chicago Sun-Times and Chicago Tribune report, adding to the growing list of legal troubles facing the embattled singer. It is not immediately clear ... - 5/30/2019

    Músico R. Kelly es acusado de 11 nuevos cargos por delito sexual ...

    (El Comercio (Ecuador)) Los fiscales de Chicago presentaron el jueves 30 de mayo del 2019 11 nuevos cargos por delitos sexuales graves contra la superestrella del R&B R.Kelly, pero el abogado del cantante aseguró que los mismos son parte de un caso existente. El artista de 52 ... - 5/30/2019

    R Kelly enfrenta 11 nuevos cargos de abuso sexual en Chicago

    (El Nuevo Herald) R. Kelly fue acusado de 11 nuevos cargos sexuales, algunos de los cuales conllevan una sentencia de hasta 30 años en prisión. Los fiscales del condado de Cook presentaron las nuevas acusaciones contra el cantante de R&B el jueves. La lista incluye ... - 5/30/2019

    R. Kelly enfrenta 11 nuevos cargos sexuales

    ( El Chicago Sun-Times reportó que los fiscales del condado de Cook presentaron las nuevas acusaciones contra Kelly el jueves. La lista incluye múltiples cargos de abuso sexual agravado, abuso sexual mediante el uso de fuerza y abuso sexual agravado ... - 5/30/2019

    R. Kelly enfrenta 11 nuevos cargos

    (Pulso Diario de San Luis (Comunicado de prensa)) Chicago. - R&B R. Kelly fue acusado de 11 nuevos cargos sexuales, incluyendo algunos que conllevan sentencia de hasta 30 años en prisión. El Chicago Sun-Times reportó que los fiscales del condado de Cook presentaron las nuevas acusaciones contra ... - 5/30/2019

  • Tech N9ne
    Rapper Tech 9 Died by Suicide the Day Before He Was to Be Arraigned on Child Porn Charges: Report

    ( Two months after he died in late March at the age of 32, rapper Tech 9's death has been ruled a suicide. According to Philadelphia magazine, the Montgomery County Coroner's Office determined that Tech 9 (né Akhiym Mickens) died of an overdose of ... - 5/30/2019

    Battle rapper Tech 9's death reportedly ruled a suicide

    ( Born Akeem Mickens, Tech 9, not to be confused with Strange Music's Tech N9ne, was a staple in the battle rap community for well over 10 years. A co-host of Champion, he's battled some of the sport's elite MCs, including T-Rex, Arsenal and Rich Dolarz as ... - 5/30/2019

    Tech 9's Death Ruled a Suicide by Coroner

    (The Source) More details surrounding Tech 9's death have surfaced. The Philly Voice reports that the Montgomery County Coroner's Office in Pennsylvania has determined that he died from an apparent suicide. First Deputy Coroner Alexander Balacki said the cause of ... - 5/30/2019

    Battle Rapper Tech 9's Death Ruled Suicide, Was To Be Arraigned On Child Porn Charges

    (Hip-Hop Wired) Battle rapper Tech 9—not to be confused with Kansas City MC Tech N9ne—passed away in late March. The Philly rapper's death has been deemed a suicide, and the details surrounding his end are disturbing to say the least. - 5/30/2019

    Battle rapper Tech 9's death ruled a suicide

    (REVOLT TV) The sudden death of battle rapper Tech 9 sent a shockwave of grief amongst the hip hop community earlier this year, with artists such as Kendrick Lamar, Mad Skillz, Lupe Fiasco, Tech N9ne, Meek Mill and Lloyd Banks, among others, sharing heartfelt tributes ... - 5/30/2019

    Battle rap star Tech 9 'died of apparent suicide' day before child pornography hearing

    (Metro) Following the news of Tech 9's death, stars including Kendrick Lamar, Lupe Fiasco and Lloyd Banks shared tributes to the battle rap star. However, Strange Music founder Tech N9ne was forced to clarify that he is very much alive, after confusion over their ... - 5/30/2019

  • Diverticulitis
    Kajol's mother Tanuja to undergo surgery, diagnosed with diverticulitis – Here is everything you need to know

    (Times Now) This news comes two days after Kajol and Ajay Devgan lost Ajay Devgan's dad, Veeru Devgan. The actress has been diagnosed with diverticulitis, for which she will soon undergo surgery. Diverticulitis is a common condition of the intestines and affects over 1 ... - 5/30/2019

    Tanuja undergoes operation for diverticulitis, to remain in hospital for at least a week

    (Hindustan Times) Veteran Bollywood actor Tanuja has undergone operation for diverticulitis and is doing fine, says a source from the hospital. Tanuja, 75, was admitted to city-based Lilavati Hospital on Wednesday. An insider told PTI that she would remain hospitalised for “at ... - 5/30/2019

    Veteran actress Tanuja undergoes surgery after being diagnosed with Diverticulitis

    (Filmfare) Bollywood actress Tanuja who got diagnosed with diverticulitis, finally underwent a surgery today. This week sure has been tough for both Ajay Devgn and Kajol as earlier this week, the family lost Veeru Devgan and now Tanuja's surgery happened. - 5/30/2019

    Veteran actor Tanuja undergoes diverticulitis operation

    (Deccan Herald) An insider told PTI that she would remain hospitalised for 'at least a week'. Diverticulitis is a condition which results in the inflammation or infection of small pouches called diverticula that develop along the walls of the intestines. Actor Kajol, Tanuja's daughter, ... - 5/30/2019

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