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Arts&Culture Major grass fires burn hundreds of acres in North Texas, prompting evacuations
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Though the cause of the fire has not been determined, winds have been strong on Monday, gusting up to 40 miles per hour in the area, according to weather.com meteorologist Chris Dolce . There has been no word on injuries. "Coming closer and closer, you know the heart is kind of going up into the throat because everything I own is in the house", said Alan Cazares, who lives in Willow Park.

Arts&Culture US Senate reaches deal to end government shutdown
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The Senate vote was 81-18 - well above the 60 votes needed. Eighteen senators, including members of both parties, were opposed. The Senate vote was underway late in the afternoon. If not, he said "it would be my intention to take up legislation" addressing those issues. Top Democrat Chuck Schumer did not appear on the floor to respond.

Arts&Culture Kristen Bell's best lines as 'first lady' of the SAG Awards
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However, St. Louis was well represented. Brown became the first Black actor to win the Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Actor in a Drama Series and delivered yet another epic acceptance speech in the process. "I'm going to tell you what's wrong with this statue", he said. Bell quickly pointed to " Veep " actor Tony Hale, who was sitting in the audience, and said, "I'm looking at you, Tony Hale".

Arts&Culture Comedian Attacked on Stage in South Carolina Club
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The aggrieved punter then picked the wooden stool up from the centre of the stage and launched it at Brown, who took the hit, before other audience members finally intervened. The incident took place at the Comedy House in Columbia on Sunday, during Steve Brown's act around 10 p.m. "Boy went H.A.M at the Comedy House! ".

Arts&Culture Morgan Freeman Called out to Lily Tomlin During SAG Award Speech
Author: 0 Morgan Freeman Called out to Lily Tomlin During SAG Award Speech

The SAG-AFTRA president, Gabrielle Carteris, also talked about the importance of the past year and the role of the Screen Actors Guild in supporting those who have spoken up. "I went with my sister". These actress are proving that we are potent and powerful and viable. "Maybe I started something". "I just beg that the industry stays behind us because our stories are finally being told".

Arts&Culture Donald Trump Again Fakes Indian Accent, This Time To Imitate PM Modi
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PM Modi left for Davos from New Delhi earlier today. Modi is expected to make a strong statement even as his officials try to showcase "New India" and its growing potential given easier rules apart from being a large market. Further, he said he would seek the "serious attention" of world leaders for tackling existing and emerging challenges faced by contemporary global systems.

Arts&Culture Sophie Turner Has Already Picked Maisie Williams as a Bridesmaid!
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Despite there not being any solid plans yet, Williams did admit that she's already secured a bridesmaid position. "Oh, I already got it! ". Williams went on to call it "very, very exciting" but also add that "it's kind of freakish". I love it, but you never know". Cast member Maisie Williams poses at a premiere for season 7 of the television series " Game of Thrones " in Los Angeles, California, U.S., July 12, 2017.

Arts&Culture Nicole Kidman Does Not See an Onscreen Collaboration with Keith Urban Happening
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Nicole Kidman used her speech at the SAG Awards to further shine a light on female-led content. "I have been working since I was 14-years-old ..." I'm incredibly nervous because this is reality colliding with fantasy right now. That's not the case now. "We've proven - and these actresses and so many more have proven - we are potent and powerful and viable". Geoffrey Rush, who is now suing for defamation following claims he acted inappropriately during a Sydney theatre production, was ...

Arts&Culture The Internet Remembers Heath Ledger 10 Years After His Death
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Busy Philipps , Jake Gyllenhaal and more celebrities remembered Heath Ledger - who was found dead in his NY apartment on January 2008 after an accidental overdose - on the 10th anniversary of his death. On Wednesday (17 January) Ledger's sister, who is still in touch with Williams, paid him a tribute ahead of the 10th anniversary of his death. I just thought he would have liked this song.

Arts&Culture Enzo Amore Suspended From WWE After Woman Claims He Raped Her
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A WWE statement said: " WWE has zero tolerance for matters involving sexual harassment or sexual assault. Until this matter is resolved, Eric Arndt (aka Enzo Amore ) has been suspended", the league wrote in an online statement on January 22 regarding the accusations and investigation.

Arts&Culture L'Oreal model to step down over anti-Israeli remarks
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In one of the now deleted tweets, Khan accused then-British PM David Cameron of being "complicit in the supplying of weapons to a terrorist state". Last week, the iconic makeup company said Gadot is to become the "Global Brand Ambassador" for its new "Live Boldly" campaign, which it says is created to "inspire women to express themselves with passion, optimism, strength and style".

Arts&Culture 'Ready Player One' Teases New 'See the Future' Trailer
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Presumably referring to the current rise of VR tech like the Oculus Rift, Spielberg adds, "I suddenly saw a future that Ernest Cline , the writer of the book, envisioned". There are a lot of movies to look forward to this year, and one of them is Steven Spielberg's adaptation of Ready Player One . We don't usually write about movies on PlayStation Universe, but we're making an exception for Ready Player One .

Arts&Culture Mike Pence brands claims of Donald Trump 'affair' with porn star 'baseless'
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Changing a long-held USA policy, Trump said last month he recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and that the United States will relocate its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. In Amman on Sunday, Jordan's King Abdullah II, one of America's key allies, said: "Jerusalem is key to Muslims and Christians as it is to Jews..." Despite Mr Abbas's comments on the Oslo accord and his insistence that the USA can no longer serve as mediator, Mr Al Malki said he was still committed to the peace ...

Arts&Culture See Bob Odenkirk, Catherine Keener, and More in New Incredibles 2 Art
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Incredibles 2's story is something of an inversion of the first: Helen (AKA Elastigirl ) will embark on her own solo journey, while Bob (voiced by Craig T. or at least being attached to the film's villain in some way. Voicing the children is Sarah Vowell as Violet, and Huck Milner voicing Dash. According to a character breakdown by The Hollywood Reporter , Winston is described as a big fan of superheroes who wants to bring them out of hiding via a revamped public relations strategy, ...

Arts&Culture 'Hard to be a man' in movies - unless you're Gary Oldman
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To repeat, Im blessed that Im in this business", he said. 'Men don't talk to other men, and we talked. It's a good time to be a girl. While presenting an award, Arquette said: 'We are honoured to be a part of this supportive and creative community and we are inspired that so many powerful voices are no longer silenced by the fear of retaliation.

Arts&Culture Calls for change in Hollywood at the SAG Awards
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SAG-AFTRA President Gabrielle Carteris said , "This is not a moment in time". Actress Rosanna Arquette, who accused producer Harvey Weinstein of sexual harassment, was honored by Marisa Tomei for breaking her silence in October as the pair presented the award for outstanding performance by a female actor in a television movie or miniseries .

Arts&Culture Minnie Mouse getting star on Hollywood Walk of Fame
Author: 0 Minnie Mouse getting star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Minnie Mouse made her movie debut in the 1928 film "Steamboat Willie", and her co-star and beau Mickey Mouse got his bronze plaque on Hollywood Boulevard back in 1978. The Disney rodent will join the elite among the The Hollywood Walk of Fame 2018 class. The "I Kissed a Girl" hitmaker co-hosted Minnie's star dedication ceremony with The Walt Disney Company's chief executive Robert Iger.