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Legendary Disney 'Imagineer' Martin "Marty" Sklar Dies

He was known as "the voice of Walt". He worked closely with Walt Disney and led the creative development of the Burbank company's theme parks, attractions and resorts around the world, including the company's ventures in the cruise business, housing development and the redesign of Times Square in NY, the Los Angeles Times reported.

Katie Couric breaks with online company Oath

This obviously caused frustration for Couric, who had her own team at Yahoo, and it definitely did not maximize her star power. "She wants to focus on creating content", the source said. Her departure from the company is not a total shock. It has produced a new cooking and travel show with Sur La Table national chef Joel Gamoran called "Scraps" on FYI, as well as a web show with him, Couric and her husband John Molner called "Full Plate with Katie & John".

Isabelle Warburton is crowned Big Brother 2017 victor

She was chosen by the other housemates to join Irish singer Savannah O'Reilly - who had already been revealed as the first new housemate on Tuesday's BBBOTS. "Most deserving victor of all time #bbuk congratulations Isabelle". "It's such a confidence boost, I appreciate it so much", she said. The host was seen welcoming Big Brother contestant Andrew Cruickshanks to the studio as he became the first housemate evicted on the night.

Game of Thrones season 7 episode 2 preview: Arya in … Winterfell?

Her move prompted Robert Baratheon to order Ned Stark to kill Sansa's direwolf, Lady, instead of Nymeria . Her acknowledgement of how much Nymeria has changed into a wild hunter may remind Arya that it won't be easy for her to go home either.

Miranda Lambert Tells Her Side of the Story on Blake Shelton Divorce

On Saturday (July 22), Lambert played for more than 40,000 fans at the Faster Horses Festival in Brooklyn, Michigan, and they probably had hot beers and had to walk for miles, but once she started playing, they likely felt every word of every song.

Escorts Q1 net profit up 33% to Rs 62.64 crore

The Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) is obtaining a list of deceased from the state government and will be reaching out to the victims' relatives to settle death claims. Talking on the performance of Jeewan Umang, he said "We have already issued 54,652 policies under the scheme". "In respect of social security schemes including Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana and Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana, the Indian Banks' Association (IBA) and the partner banks for PMJJBY are being ...

Game of Thrones S07E02: The real meaning behind that Arya scene

After this happened, Jaqen H'ghar said , "Finally a girl is no one", to which Arya replied, "A girl is Arya Stark of Winterfell , and I'm going home". Sansa coldly replied, "No one can protect me. No one can protect anyone". What if this was code for "Arya"? Granted, this hypothesis is contingent on two very basic words having a special, secret meaning.

Confirmed! Mahershala Ali Is Headed To HBO's 'True Detective'

The good news continued, as rumors spread that Academy Award victor Mahershala Ali was in talks to play the lead in the third season. During the Television Critics Association press tour on July 26, Bloys set the record straight and confirmed previous reports that " Moonlight " actor Mahershala Ali has officially joined the series.

Mario Cantone Does The Mooch

So what about all the buzz about Cantone vying to play the Mooch on "Saturday Night Live"? The results did not disappoint. Mario Cantone's Anthony Scaramucci has arrived, and the media is in love with the latest comedic spin on a Donald Trump team member.

Kendrick Lamar And Rihanna Prove Their 'Loyalty'

First popping up at about the minute mark dressed like Trina during her Diamond Princess era (or, if you need a less niche reference, '80s Sunset Strip street walker meets Paris Hilton's early '00s going out wardrobe), Rihanna bends down into a man's auto, lures him out, and then watches as Kendrick beats him up.

James Corden takes apart the 'reasons' for Donald Trump's transgender military ban

It strikes me what a USO show might be like in our day and age. As the singing host put it on last night's The Late Late Show with James Corden, "Trump's got hate for me and you". He concluded the verse, "POTUS thinks it's unsavory". 'B, ' to his dumb knowledge is just a phase in college. "T, he finds confusing, so the army's now refusing trans women who only want to serve, trans men who want rights we all deserve".

R. Kelly slams cult speculation as 'crap,' confirms he's still touring

The "crap" the " Ignition " singer is referring to stems from a recent report posted by BuzzFeed in which three women claiming to be part of Kelly's inner circle allege he's been keeping up to six women in his Chicago and Atlanta homes.

Nicki Minaj's ex, Safaree still can't get over her

The 30-year-old rapper sat down with Philadelphia's Power 99 radio show on Friday, where Mill opened up about his breakup from the Pink Friday rapper earlier this year, following a highly public feud with Minaj's friend and collaborator, Drake .

George Clooney Hits Back at Paparazzi Who Photographed Twins

Clooney added in the statement that the photographers scaled a fence, climbed a tree and "illegally" took photographs of newborns Ella and Alexander , who were inside his Lake Como estate at the time. The photos in question are blurry images of the stars, with each of them carrying one of their twins. A statement when the twins were born said the babies and Amal "are all healthy, happy and doing fine", and joked that George was "sedated and should recover in a few days".

Kolkata musicians to pay tribute to Linkin Park frontman

May God Bless us all and help us turn to one another when we are in pain. Chester Bennington of Linkin Park and wife Talinda in Las Vegas, Nevada, May 20, 2012. Linkin Park , who made their Irish debut supporting Metallica in Dublin in 2003, were due to begin the U.S. leg of their world tour this week. A clutch of city-based bands will perform covers of rock band Linkin Park (LP) in remembrance of group frontman Chester Bennington at a special tribute here on Saturday, organisers ...

Cara Delevingne Releases Her First-Ever Music Video For 'I Feel Everything'

In the video, Delevigne changes outfits and wigs multiple times, reassuring us that she looks as good in shiny bobs as she does in long red tangles. The song, " I Feel Everything ", is a breezy "love makes me crazy" throwback tune, and Delevingne's accented vocals are as cabaret as they come.

Kamal Haasan asks Akshara on Twitter: Akshu, have you changed your religion?

Since the news broke, the fans went insane with Akshara's this sudden decision. Kamal Haasan who has been in the news for all kinds of controversies lately, is now in the news for his films. She clarified that she is still an atheist but only agrees with Buddhism. "Although i agree with budhism as it is a way of life and in an individuals way of life", Akshara responded to her father's question.

Paisa Vasool teaser 'Stumper' released

Recently The movie makers started promotions and some of the Look Posters of Balayya from the film have been released. This is Balakrishna's 101 st film and this is the first time that he has teamed up with Puri Jagannath, where Shriya Saran is the female lead.

Hyderabad: Former Minister M Mukesh Goud's son Vikram shot, out of danger

Clues team visited the spot in Gayatri Hills near Hafeez Baba Nagar in Banjara Hills . On the other hand, Alampur Congress MLA SA Sampath Kumar visited Apollo Hospital and consoled Vikram Goud. Police said, neither the security at Vikram's residence nor anyone in the vicinity saw any persons moving around or running of the house. Vikram Goud is in his 30s and is a member of Youth Congress.

Istanbul Storms Trigger Flooding, Cause Fire, Injure at Least 3

Hail the size of a Golf ball . Thousands of emergency workers were deployed to help in the aftermath of the storm which felled trees, destroyed 90 roofs and sparked fires across the city. NTV television showed people leaving a bus that was stranded in a flooded underpass and walking to safety in waist-high waters. Several people claimed that hailstones broke windows and windshields of their cars.

Mahershala Ali Is Here To Save 'True Detective' Season 3

HBO's President of Programming, Casey Bloys confirmed that a deal was in place with Ali for a third season. Bloys said he had read five finished scripts. It was also helmed by a bevy of directors, including Fast & Furious filmmaker Justin Lin. It was previously rumored, but now it's official: Mahershala Ali will star in season three of True Detective .

Tiffany Haddish Wants To Work With Bill Cosby: 'I'll Drink The Juice'

You're gonna say some bad jokes. "So I was trying to be humorous and maybe it was not the best joke", she said. 'It was a joke. "I'm not afraid of the big bad wolf", Haddish said. Cosby is slated to be re-tried in November and also faces 10 pending lawsuits from other alleged sexual assault victims. The 80-year-old is accused of abusing more than 50 women.

'Game of Thrones': Two standout scenes from 'Stormborn'

What that quote is referring to is a conversation between her and her father, Eddard Stark in the first season of the show when he told her that she could be royalty one day, wearing dresses, to which Arya replied, "That isn't me". By the end of " Stormborn ", Euron killed both Obara and Nymeria Sand , two thirds of the Sand Snakes, and captured Yara , Ellaria Sand (Indira Varma) and Tyene Sand (Rosabell Laurenti Sellers).

Jennifer Lopez & Alex Rodriguez Hit the Gym After Joint Birthday Party!

But the gold birthday cake was something equally incredible. The happy duo has been celebrating their birthdays all week - Lopez's birthday was on Monday - with a lavish cake in Miami and many couple posts on social media. "In a crowded room but it's just the two of you..." Tranchi, who wished his celebrity client a happy birthday on Instagram , also noted this wasn't the first time she's worn a dress by the designer.

What really happened behind Akshay Kumar's upside down flag picture

He had earlier tweeted an apology which read, "Extending my sincerest apology for violating the code of conduct for the tricolor". I was trying to steady it and hold it right but someone from behind clicked the photo . When the film's trailer came out, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had praised it and called the movie a commendable effort to promote cleanliness. Directed by Shree Narayan Singh, Toilet Ek Prem Katha is scheduled to release on August 11.

Angelina Jolie accused of exploiting Cambodian children for new Netflix film

As she filed for sole custody of her six children with Pitt - Maddox, Pax, Zahara, Shiloh, Knox, and Vivienne - her being stressed and putting her own health last unfortunately makes a whole lot of sense. Jolie has a new house and is getting back to her normal life following a hard year with Brad Pitt . But she did admit that by summer of 2016, "things got really bad" and the two ended up taking different paths.

Robert Pattinson nearly got fired from 'Twilight'

Speaking on the Howard Stern's Sirius XM, the fiancé of singer FKA Twigs disclosed that he was kicked out from an exclusive school in Barnes, south west London for stealing porn magazines and selling them to his classmates. "They get so addicted to kind of just wanting to cause hurt and pain on someone and it's just one of the most hard things to know how to confront".

Mahershala Ali Signs On For 'True Detective' Season Three

It was previously rumored, but now it's official: Mahershala Ali will star in season three of True Detective . According to Vulture , HBO confirmed Ali's casting at the annual Television Critics Association summer press event on Wednesday.

Singapore Changi Airport unveils new Terminal 4

This is meant to move more traffic through the terminal while also bringing down labor costs. Built on a total floor area of 225,000m, the new development includes the two-storey terminal, auto parks and a taxi deck. Due to its compact size, T4 will have centralised areas for departure and arrival immigration as well as pre-board security screening. Yim said CAG would decide on the starting date for T4 operations when operational readiness trials - now in the final stage - had been ...

Simone Biles shares hilarious post-wisdom teeth surgery video

The 20-year-old gymnast recently got her wisdom teeth removed, and was still feeling the effects of her surgery when she emerged - not that that stopped her sister Adria from catching the whole thing on video. "At least I get to be home & catch up on some shows. P.S". Her family sure seemed to enjoy the moment as they can be heard laughing in the background and asking her if she was "driving down the street".

Bollywood actor Inder Kumar passes away due to heart attack in Mumbai

He was last seen in the movie, Yeh Dooriyaan (2011) and was now preparing for his upcoming comedy film, Phati Paid Hai Yaar . His cremation will be take place at Yari Road Shamshaam Bhoomi after 4 pm. Inder's debut movie was Masoom in 1996. He played a character of Mihir Virani in Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi . However, there have been controversies too: in 2014, he was arrested for rape.

Pakistani woman praises Sushma Swaraj, tweets 'Wish you were our PM'

However, six sources, including the President of a Gulf country and a foreign minister of another West Asian country, had told the government that they are alive, Ms Swaraj said. She assured her Iraqi counterpart that India had always been, and remained strongly committed to a stable, peaceful, united and democratic Iraq, a ministry release said.

'American Horror Story: Cult' Poster Gives Clues for New Season!

American Horror Story was renewed for two more seasons back in January and the series will premiere its first episode on Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at 10 PM ET/PT on FX. When asked if he plans on including a character to portray President Donald Trump , Murphy said he was open to the possibility. He also revealed that Ally and Kai were going to be each other's love interests in the new season.

Ike Barinholtz's Neck Injury Will Be Written Into 'Mindy Project'

Marriage ain't what it's cracked up to be ... that's what Mindy Kaling will explore in the final season of her eponymous show that returns September 12 to Hulu . "It's like a Brady Bunch court scene", said Kaling referring to the moment in that classic TV show where the Bradys come up against a man who is blaming them for his neck injury after a fender-bender auto accident.

Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR) Reviewed By Analysts

Toronto Dominion Bank increased its stake in shares of Danaher Corporation by 52.5% in the first quarter. Noting its average daily volume at 2.94 million shares each day over the month, this signifies a pretty significant change over the norm.