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Arts&Culture Hugh Hefner, the founder of Playboy, has died aged 91
Author: 0 Hugh Hefner, the founder of Playboy, has died aged 91

Hefner passed away from natural causes, Playboy said. For a brief period from mid-2016 through early 2017, the magazine experimented with avoiding nudity, before returning to its previous formula. Wanting to start a men's magazine, he put his furniture up as collateral and was issued a loan to start Playboy . "I always thought of it as a lifestyle magazine in which sex was one important ingredient".

Arts&Culture Jennifer Lopez donates $1M to Puerto Rico relief
Author: 0 Jennifer Lopez donates $1M to Puerto Rico relief

I am an immigrant. The governor said that he has reached out to FEMA regarding devastation in the Caribbean following trips to Puerto Rico and the U.S. Also Wednesday, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced the city had deployed an additional 10 emergency management officers, and 64 FDNY officers to Puerto Rico in the past two days, bringing the city's total number of personnel aiding on the island to 147 employees.

Arts&Culture Meghan McCain Officially Signs On as Co-Host
Author: 0 Meghan McCain Officially Signs On as Co-Host

McCain's hire comes just days after she left Fox News , and shortly after the ABC daytime show parted ways with Jedidiah Bila . Insiders say " The View " nabbed McCain because the show needs a stronger conservative voice, which it has been lacking since Elisabeth Hasselbeck left in 2013 when the series was buzzier, frequently making headlines for in-show sparring between the co-hosts with different political views .

Arts&Culture Rob Kardashian Suing Blac Chyna for Assault and Battery
Author: 0 Rob Kardashian Suing Blac Chyna for Assault and Battery

Chyna won a temporary restraining order against Kardashian back in July amid claims that he punched her, trashed her home and threatened suicide. Blac Chyna is ready to go to war against Rob Kardashian after the mediation failed in her revenge porn case and she's gunning for more than $10 million, RadarOnline .com had the exclusive details about the bitter battle.

Arts&Culture Sasha Pieterse Teases Emison's Relationship On 'Pretty Little Liars: The Perfectionists' Spinoff
Author: 0 Sasha Pieterse Teases Emison's Relationship On 'Pretty Little Liars: The Perfectionists' Spinoff

The actress starred on the Freeform series from 2010 to 2017 as Alison DeLaurentis. During Tuesday night's Dancing with the Stars , the Pretty Little Liars star opened up about her personal struggle with weight. The official description reads, "Everything about the town of Beacon Heights seems ideal, from their top-tier college to their overachieving residents".

Arts&Culture Brandis slaps down Abbott over NRL song
Author: 0 Brandis slaps down Abbott over NRL song

USA rapper Macklemore has said he is "honoured" to be performing at Australia's National Rugby League Grand Final event, but his choice of song has critics calling for his removal. John Farnham performed at the 1990 AFL grand final and returned in 2009 with Jimmy Barnes and Mark Seymour to perform The Voice. NRL CEO Todd Greenberg told radio 2GB that Macklemore will perform four songs, including Same Love .

Arts&Culture Webster Bank NA Sells 6810 Shares of Oracle Corporation (ORCL)
Author: 0 Webster Bank NA Sells 6810 Shares of Oracle Corporation (ORCL)

Target Corp now has $31.94B valuation. The stock rose 0.48% or $0.23 reaching $48.39. About 109 shares traded. Wunderlich maintained Oracle Corporation (NYSE: ORCL ) on Thursday, September 17 with "Hold" rating . A number of equities analysts have recently commented on ORCL shares. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Wednesday, September 16 by SunTrust. The company was upgraded on Monday, November 16 by Goldman Sachs.

Arts&Culture Phil Lord & Chris Miller to Direct Andy Weir's ARTEMIS
Author: 0 Phil Lord & Chris Miller to Direct Andy Weir's ARTEMIS

Now they'll be helming a new film based on Andy Weir's novel " Artemis ". However, they'd dominate the headlines again this past June when a purported difference of vision from the overseeing Disney/Lucasfilm monolith saw the duo removed from the project late into production, which subsequently saw a more experienced deadline-meeter in Ron Howard step in as its pinch director.

Arts&Culture Post Malone's
Author: 0 Post Malone's "Rockstar" Breaks Apple Music's Streaming Record

However, being the consummate pro that he is, he soldiered on, never dropping the microphone and continuing his performance from his back, sprawled out on the venue's floor. The "Rockstar" rapper played in a hardcore band in high school before he made waves in the rap world with his debut single, "White Iverson". "A lot of times on those records where we outperform is because we're ahead of the curve on them", Carl Chery, Apple Music's head of artist curation, told The Verge .

Arts&Culture Khloe Kardashian Pregnant With Tristan Thompson's Baby
Author: 0 Khloe Kardashian Pregnant With Tristan Thompson's Baby

Khloé had said on the " Keeping Up With the Kardashians " Season 13 finale that she was healthy following a fertility scare that led her to stop taking birth control. Once you have kids you can't get back your non-kid years.You worry about your children for the rest of your life. The Cleveland Cavaliers center has a 9-month old son, Prince , with former girlfriend Jordan Craig .

Arts&Culture Kylie Jenner is five-months-pregnant with a baby girl
Author: 0 Kylie Jenner is five-months-pregnant with a baby girl

From the outset of her relationship with Scott, it's been more than a little clear the two are serious about their romance. Wendy says at first she didn't believe Kylie was actually pregnant, till she saw some photos. Kylie's mother Kris Jenner admitted to being surprised to wake up to the pregnancy rumors but she refused comment any further. The expectant mom is still young and they are afraid that she could have the same fate as Blac Chyna .

Arts&Culture 'Venom': Michelle Williams To Play Female Lead Opposite Tom Hardy
Author: 0 'Venom': Michelle Williams To Play Female Lead Opposite Tom Hardy

Sources tell Variety that Williams' character is a district attorney and possibly a love interest for Eddie Brock, Hardy's character who bonds with a symbiote to become Venom . Williams is most-cognizable from her role on Dawson's Creek. " Venom " is set for release in cinemas on October 5th, 2018. Throughout the history of Marvel Comics, Venom has appeared alongside Spider-Man, Iron Man, Deadpool, Hulk, and other Marvel Comics characters.

Arts&Culture Whew! '30 Rock' Will Stream on Hulu Along With 'Parenthood'
Author: 0 Whew! '30 Rock' Will Stream on Hulu Along With 'Parenthood'

As we expand our content portfolio, our goal is to continue offering great movies and TV series for our members, while also providing content that is available exclusively on Netflix. The series will make its SVOD debut in early 2018. As a result, the show became something of a cultural phenomenon, with the Guardian calling 30 Rock "the best show on television" as early as 2008.

Arts&Culture Kevin Owens has snapped
Author: 0 Kevin Owens has snapped

Zayn was used as a means to advance the McMahon feud ahead of their Hell in a Cell match, but the truth is that the feud between Zayn and Owens was so intense, so organic (which isn't terribly surprising given their long and heated history), that we could have been forgiven for forgetting the commissioner was going to make an appearance in some fashion before the show went off the air.

Arts&Culture Energy From Evaporation Could Power Much of US, Study Finds
Author: 0 Energy From Evaporation Could Power Much of US, Study Finds

Though still limited to experiments in the lab, evaporation-harvested power could in principle be made on demand, day or night, overcoming the intermittency problems plaguing solar and wind energy. The machine used in the process - the Evaporation Engine - can reduce natural evaporation, saving on the large quantitites of water lost through that process every year.

Arts&Culture Trump vows GOP will continue Obamacare repeal efforts
Author: 0 Trump vows GOP will continue Obamacare repeal efforts

Under this process, the Republicans could pass a health care bill with just 50 votes. " They need to hold us accountable", he said . Murkowski went on to describe Alaska's health industry as unique, with the nation's smallest population and highest healthcare costs.

Arts&Culture Garth Brooks Announces Five Book Memoir
Author: 0 Garth Brooks Announces Five Book Memoir

Some of those stories include background on some of Brooks' early hits, including "The Thunder Rolls", "Friends in Low Places" and "The Dance". The book will also include a bonus CD with 52 songs, 19 of which are new, unreleased or demo versions of existing material.