Kate Upton announces she is expecting first child with husband Justin Verlander

Kate Upton has a baby on the way!

The Sport Illustrated stunner announced that she and her husband, Houston Astros pitcher Justin Verlander, are expecting their first child. Upton revealed the news Saturday morning on Instagram, posting a snap of herself in a red blazer and matching high-waisted…

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Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy Announces Retirement

In a move that could allow President Donald Trump to reshape the nation’s highest court for years to come, Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy has announced his retirement. Kennedy sent a letter to Trump on Wednesday revealing his decision to retire as an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court, effective July 31st.
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Canada announces billions in retaliatory tariffs against US

TORONTO — Canada announced billions of dollars in retaliatory tariffs against the U.S. on Friday in a tit-for-tat response to the Trump administration’s duties on Canadian steel and aluminum. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government released the final list of items that will be targeted beginning July 1. Some items will be subject to taxes of…
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Instagram announces new long-form video platform

Instagram is determined to capture every last second of your free time. The Facebook-owned social network on Wednesday announced IGTV, a new long-form video platform that will allow certain users to post videos up to an hour long. With IGTV, Instagram moves closer to taking on Google’s YouTube and Snapchat. “It’s mobile first, it’s simple…
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China announces retaliatory tariffs on $34 billion worth of US goods, including agriculture products

In a quick response to U.S. tariffs, Beijing announced on Friday its own duties on American products, including agriculture products and automobiles.
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Andrea Bocelli announces new album

OHMYGOSSIP — Andrea Bocelli has announced his first album of new material in 14 years.
The Italian singer – who was the Classic BRIT Icon Award this week – wanted to start a new chapter and channel his youth on his forthcoming record, ‘Sì ‘, which is to be released on Decca/Sugar Records on October 26.
He said: “I wanted to go back to my memories of being a young man, playing at a piano bar.
“Obviously since then, I’ve produced lots of albums, sung lots of covers, performed many other things.
“But at a certain point I said to myself: ‘Maybe the time has come to put my effort into finding new songs.’ Like starting all over again, as it were, in my career.”
The intimate collection of tracks that celebrate love, faith and family, were recorded at his home in Italy and were produced by the legendary Bob Ezrin (Pink Floyd, Lou Reed).
The lead track ‘If Only’ has been recorded in three languages, English, Spanish and Italian, and was co-written by Francesco Sartori and the late Lucio Quarantotto – who helped pen one of Bocelli’s biggest hits, ‘Con Te Commenting, over two decades ago.
Explaining the meaning of the album title, which translates to Yes, Bocelli said: “In this historical period we are going through right now, we too often say no.
“But yes is the word you say when you have your first kiss, when you agree with somebody, when want to make someone feel good.
“Sì is the word you say every time things will end well.
“For a thousand and one reasons, sì is the expression of a positive, powerful, human word and feeling and emotion.”
Last night, Bocelli joined Ed Sheeran on stage at London’s Wembley Stadium to perform their duet ‘Perfect’.

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CNN announces tribute programming for Anthony Bourdain

CNN will commemorate the life of late food icon Anthony Bourdain with a series of tribute programs over the weekend.

The network – which was home to Bourdain’s travel and food series “Unknown Parts” — announced it will honor the longtime chef with a special titled “Remembering Anthony Bourdain”…

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Save The Waves Announces 2018 Wave Saver Of The Year Awards

Santa Cruz, CA (May 17, 2018) As part of the annual Life Is A Wave event, Save The Waves Coalition is excited to announce this year’s Wave Saver awardees, presented by Peak Design.

Honoring an outstanding athlete, environmentalist and business for their unique and noteworthy contributions to protecting our waves and coastlines, this year’s winners are Cliff Kapono, Pro Surfer, Filmmaker and Scientist, ‘Aulani Wilhelm, Senior Vice President of Conservation International’s Center for Oceans, and Tom Stewart Co-founder of Sunski.

ATHLETE OF THE YEAR – CLIFF KAPONO

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Born in Hawaii, Cliff Kapono splits his time among his many passions: professional surfing, science and research, and independent filmmaking. He is currently on a path to obtain a PhD in chemistry from the University of California San Diego, and has produced several publications related to the fields of molecular bioscience. He has also written, produced and directed a handful award-winning films (including several that screened at STWFF stops) which have included a wide variety of topics such as indigenous activism, ocean conservation, and global food health. His current venture, “The Surfer Biome Project”, explores and examines chemicals and bacteria commonly found on surfers in different parts of the world. Most recently he launched the “Pro-Test” with Sustainable Coastlines Hawaii to get sustainable surfboards under the feet of professionals and into the mainstream of the surf industry.

ENVIRONMENTALIST OF THE YEAR – ‘AULANI WILHELM

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As the Senior Vice President of Conservation International’s Center for Oceans, ‘Aulani Wilhelm has more than 20 years of experience in ocean conservation. She led the designation of the Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument and World Heritage site, the largest marine conservation area in the world and the first of its kind to recognize indigenous relationships to the sea. She is the founder of Island Water, a not for profit organization dedicated to providing clean water and reducing plastic pollution on islands, and Big Ocean, a global network of large-scale marine managed areas. In addition, ‘Aulani is crewmember of the Hokulea and the Polynesian Voyaging Society, and, as a Native Hawaiian, has a deep connection with the people, ecosystems, and traditions of the Pacific.

BUSINESS OF THE YEAR – TOM STEWART, SUNSKIS

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Based in San Francisco, Sunski is an independent sunglasses brand who have undertaken the responsibility to make the world a better place – one shade at a time. As lifetime members of 1% for the Planet, Sunski has donated over $ 100K to environmental non-profits. In May 2018, Sunski launches its first ever collection of frames made entirely of recycled plastic. This material was developed entirely in-house, but still has all the same features as their original, iconic sunglasses. This exciting recycled technology will be complemented by other supply chain improvements over the coming years that further reduce Sunski’s environmental impact.

The Wave Savers will be honored at Save The Waves’ annual benefit in San Francisco, CA on June 21st.

Previous recipients of this award of include Greg Long, Mark Price, Bureo, Ramon Navarro, Sachi Cunningham, Dr. Wallace J. Nichols, Dr. Charles Lester, and Anna Cummins and Dr. Marcus Eriksen of 5 Gyres Institute.

In addition to recognizing our 2018 Wave Savers, the Life Is A Wave will feature a live and silent auction, with live music by Bay Area favorite, Sal’s Greenhouse. All funds raised directly support Save The Waves’ global environmental programs. Learn more and find tickets for Life Is A Wave here.

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Trump Announces Release Of Three Americans Held In North Korea

In a post on Twitter on Wednesday, President Donald Trump announced the release of three Americans that had been held in North Korean prison. Trump indicated that the three men will return to the U.S. on a flight with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo following his meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong In.
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HTC announces new flagship reveal on May 23

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HTC is about to launch a new flagship smartphone, the company announced in a (typically) cryptic tweet Thursday. 

The name of the device wasn’t mentioned but we reckon it’s going to be the HTC U12+, and according to earlier rumors, it’s going to be pretty powerful. 

In the tweet, HTC claims the phone is going to be “a phone that is more than the sum of its specs.” The tweet was actually surprisingly revelatory, as it includes an image of (presumably) the phone’s innards. 

Coming Soon. A phone that is more than the sum of its specspic.twitter.com/m2skJSK0qt

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’13 Reasons Why’ announces Season 2 premiere date with a new trailer

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13 Reasons Why is back and, by the looks of the latest trailer, you better be prepared for even more teenage hardships.

The trailer juxtaposes all of the characters lives both before and after the suicide that connects them all. It’s an interesting stylistic choice, and perhaps indicative of the shifts we’ve heard about in terms of the popular but controversial Netflix show’s approach to mature topics in the new season.

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Stranger Things Season 3 Announces Production and Priah Ferguson Is Already Stealing the Show

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Rihanna Announces ‘Savage X Fenty’ Lingerie Line [Photo]

The lingerie market is heating up!

Not only is Kim Kardashian preparing to launch a line of lingerie and shapewear later this year, Rihanna took to Twitter to announce her own ‘Savage X Fenty’ lingerie line.

We can’t wait to see her designs. Make some space in your panty drawers, ladies!

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Kanye West Announces Release Dates for a New Solo Album and Kid Cudi Collaboration

Kanye West’s Twitter comeback has finally yielded the good news we’ve all been waiting for.

The rapper, whose recent string of tweets are set to become a book (supposedly), teased his musical return on Thursday. West started by simply writing on Twitter, “My album is 7 songs.” He followed up by sharing the date of June 1.

But that’s not it! The 21-time Grammy winner, whose last album The Life of Pablo was released in Feb. 2016, revealed that just one week later he’d be dropping a collaboration album with Kid Cudi under the group name Kids See Ghost.

The collaboration between West and Cudi is notable considering the former label-mates had been going back-and-forth at each other in 2016, before eventually squashing their beef.

Representatives for the two rappers didn’t immediately respond to EW’s request for further comment.

West kept the release date news rolling, revealing that other GOOD Music artists Pusha T (May 25) and Teyana Taylor (June 22) also have forthcoming albums.

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Where My Girls At? 702 Announces a Reunion [Photo]

Kameelah Williams, Irish and LeMisha Grinstead must’ve been inspired by Xscape’s successful comeback run because the girls have announced that 702 is making a comeback.

Details of their reunion aren’t available just yet, but Kameelah took to Instagram to share that they plan to go on tour.

“It’s OFFICIAL 702 is back in business!! We are now PERFORMING TOGETHER & coming to a city near you! BOOKING INFO IN MY BIO! WHERE MY GIRLS AT! ” she captioned a photo of the ladies.

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Kamasi Washington Announces New Album, ‘Heaven and Earth’

Jazz saxophonist, composer, producer and bandleader Kamasi Washington has announced the follow-up to his 2015 album The Epic. Titled Heaven and Earth, the album represents two sides of the world that Kamasi sees. “The Earth side represents the world as I see it outwardly, the world that I am a part of,” he says in a tweet. “The Heaven side represents the world as I see it inwardly, the world that is a part of me.”

Washington dropped the Harmony of Difference EP last year. He also joined Terrace Martin’s new music group the Pollyseeds for their debut project The Sounds of Crenshaw, Vol. 1.

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3x World Champion Mick Fanning Announces His Retirement From WSL World Tour

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Thursday, March 1, 2018 (Sydney, NSW, Australia) – Late last night, 3x WSL Champion Mick Fanning announced his retirement from the WSL Championship Tour. He will surf the first two events of the 2018 CT season, the Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast and the Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach, and will retire from competitive surfing on the CT after his final heat in the famous Bells Bowl.
“I feel like I’ve just lost the drive to compete day-in day-out now,” says Mick. “It’s been something I’ve been doing for 17 years, and even before that through QS and Juniors, and I feel that I just can’t give it 100 percent anymore. I’m just not enjoying it as much as I was in the past. I still love surfing, and I’m still super excited by it, but I feel that there’s other paths for me to take at this stage in my life.

“As for choosing to retire at Bells, I’ve always had in mind that my last event on Tour was going to be Bells. That’s basically where I started my career, it was my first ever CT win, and I feel really connected down there.”

Mick first joined the WSL Championship Tour in 2002, after winning his first CT event as a wildcard entry at the 2001 Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach. The win confirmed Fanning as a major threat to the upper echelons of surfing and put his name on the map as a man who was going to make history.

In 2002, his first year on Tour, he won at Jeffreys Bay – a wave that went on to become one of his pet events – as well as one of the most pivotal moments in his career, and life, when he was attacked by a shark during the Final heat of the event in 2015.

In 2004, after two years of being on the Championship Tour, Mick sustained a career-threatening injury while surfing in the Mentawais, tearing his hamstring off the bone and putting him out of the water for months. But rather than give up, Mick took this injury and used it as motivation to come back even stronger. He was back competing amongst the elite by 2005, winning his maiden WSL Title in 2007.

“After so many years on tour, it’s been so fun,” says Mick. “It’s been a rollercoaster for sure, you have your peaks and valleys, but you know, when I look back on my time on tour it’s amazing memories – from building myself up to compete, to heat wins and event wins, celebrating with friends and just seeing places I never thought I’d even get to.”

Three-time WSL Champion Mick Fanning will retire from competitive surfing on the WSL Championship Tour after his final heat at the Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach.
Three-time WSL Champion Mick Fanning will retire from competitive surfing on the WSL Championship Tour after his final heat at the Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach.

Over the course of his career, Mick has been through more than most could imagine. He’s seen both personal triumph and personal tragedy under the scrutiny of the public eye, worked through injuries that would have ended careers, and punched a shark on live television, coming out completely physically unscathed.

Throughout 16 years at the elite level, Fanning has won 22 Championship Tour events and three WSL Titles, cementing him as one of the greatest surfers and sportsmen in history.

While Mick is retiring from full-time competitive surfing, he will continue to work with the WSL in an Ambassadorial role where he will support the WSL’s ocean health platform PURE, surfing development and various other projects.

Congratulations Mick, we couldn’t be more proud of you and everything that you’ve achieved – and we can’t wait to see what’s next.

#CheersMick

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TJX Companies Q4 Profit Rises; Hikes Dividend, Announces Share Buyback

Off-price retailer TJX Companies, Inc. reported a 29 percent increase in profit for the fourth quarter from last year, reflecting higher sales and a tax benefit. Adjusted earnings per share missed analysts’ expectations, while revenues beat their estimates. The company also plans to increase the dividend by 25 percent and buy back about $ 2.5 billion to $ 3.0 billion of its stock in fiscal 2019.
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Wendy Williams Announces Show Hiatus After Graves’ Disease Diagnosis

The announcement comes after Williams canceled several shows last week due to what she called “flu-like symptoms.”

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Première Vision Announces Partnership With Chambre Syndicale

MUTUAL SUPPORT: With Paris Fashion Week around the corner, trade show organizer Première Vision on Wednesday revealed a partnership with the Fédération de la Haute Couture et de la Mode. The overall aim of the “mutual support agreement,” it said, is to reinforce Paris’ status as the capital of fashion.
Concretely, young designers who are showcased in a new space dedicated to young talent on the Chambre Syndicale’s web site, as well as in the Designer’s Apartment showroom during the city’s fashion weeks, will get access to the Première Vision shows and resources, as well as mentoring.
Meanwhile, Pascal Morand, the federation’s executive president, will act as a consultant to the fair on one of his specialty subjects: fashion tech. Already this week, during the latest Paris edition of Première Vision, which wraps today, Morand participated in a roundtable titled “Imaginative Designs and Creation in Fashion Tech.”

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Disney Announces Multiple ‘Star Wars’ TV Series in Development

Disney Announces Multiple 'Star Wars' TV Series in Development

If one Star Wars movie isn't enough for you, Disney has plans for a lot more content set in the galaxy far, far away. Following the news of Game of Thrones creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss being handed a series of Star Wars films, Disney chairman-CEO Bob Iger revealed to investors that multiple Star Wars TV shows are in development for the company's new streaming platform. 

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Elton John Announces More ‘Farewell Yellow Brick Road’ Tour Dates

After selling out the first 60 dates of his “Farewell Yellow Brick Road” live-retirement tour, Elton John has added a dozen North American concerts.  Tickets for the newly added dates go on sale to the general public beginning February 16 at 10am local time. Tickets and VIP packages can be purchased at EltonJohn.com. American Express Card Members can […]

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KFC Announces Its First Female Colonel Sanders

KFC has appointed its first female Colonel Sanders.

The fried-chicken chain revealed that Reba McEntire will appear as the Colonel in its latest marketing campaign, Business Insider reports.

As the new the face of KFC’s Smoky Mountain BBQ chicken, the country music icon will sing in commercials and swap between roles as herself and Colonel Sanders.

“It’s something that, in a way, you can kind of poke fun at yourself by dressing up as the colonel,” McEntire told Business Insider. “But, in a way it’s very respectable because he’s been a part of our growing-up years.”

Billy Zane, Darrell Hammond, and Norm Macdonald have all played the role of Colonel Sanders in the past.

“We really look for someone who embodies the values of Kentucky Fried Chicken,” said KFC CMO Andrea Zahumensky. “You think about an entrepreneurial spirit. Our colonel is a showman through and through.”

Despite some skepticism, relaunching the Colonel Sanders campaign in 2015 has brought KFC considerable success. A report of same-store sales growth is expected in early February.

 

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Teen Vogue Editor-in-Chief Elaine Welteroth Announces Her Exit

Teen Vogue Editor-in-Chief Elaine Welteroth announced that she is parting ways with the magazine after successfully rebranding and building the publication’s digital profile for nearly two years. The 31-year-old journalist reportedly sent an internal email about her departure to staff on Thursday. According to The Hollywood Reporter, she has a deal with CAA, a prestigious talent agency based in L.A., which will help her gain “opportunities in film, television, digital, branding, and endorsements as well as speaking engagements.”

Condé Nast announced Friday that they will not seek to replace Welteroth, reports WWD. A spokesperson for the publisher also revealed that Welteroth was presented with different options at the company before “she decided to go in a different direction,” Fashionista.com reports. “She was instrumental in the successful launch of the Teen Vogue Summit and we know that she will carry that same passion and enthusiasm into her next venture. We wish her all the best in what we know will be an incredible career,” reads the statement.

Welteroth’s announcement comes almost two years after she was named editor of the magazine, replacing Teen Vogue founding editor-in-chief Amy Astley in May 2016. Welteroth was later officially named editor-in-chief of Teen Vogue in April 2017 at just 30 years old. This made her both the youngest person and the second African American to hold this position in the 107-year history of Condé Nast—the umbrella company that publishes Teen Vogue.

Under her leadership, the publication expanded its coverage of political news, social justice, and feminism. It also celebrated diversity and became a leading outlet informing teenage girls on a wide range of issues, from fashion to sex to culture. In late 2016, Welteroth made an appearance on the hit ABC series Black-ish playing herself. Welteroth also created and hosted the Teen Vogue Summit, whose inaugural convening in December featured a number of high-profile women in politics and entertainment, including Hillary Clinton, Maxine Waters, and Ava DuVernay. As a result of the changes, Teen Vogue increased its digital impressions and print subscriptions. Still, Condé Nast shuttered its print edition in November.

Last year, Black Enterprise Digital Editor Selena Hill spoke with Welteroth at the Teen Vogue headquarters about the magazine’s new direction, her love life, the challenge of maintaining a work-life balance, and her speaking engagement at Black Enterprise’s 2017 Women of Power Summit. Watch the interview here.

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Walmart on Thursday said it will raise entry-level wages for U.S. hourly employees to $ 11 an hour in February as it benefits from last month’s major corporate tax cut and on the same day said it will shut stores and lay off thousands of workers.


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Senator Orrin Hatch Announces Retirement

Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-UT) announced on Tuesday that he will not seek re-election, clearing the way for Mitt Romney to likely run for his seat. “Every good fighter knows when to hang up the gloves. And for me, that time is soon approaching,” Hatch, the president pro tempore of the Senate, said in a video posted to Twitter. “That’s why after much prayer and discussion with family and friends, I’ve decided to retire at the end of this term.” Hatch, 83, is in his seventh term and is the longest-serving GOP senator. Romney has reportedly told associates for months that he would run for Hatch’s seat in the event of retirement. President Donald Trump tried to coax Hatch into running for another term to keep Romney, one of his strongest critics, out of politics.

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NEW YORK (AP) — Political analyst Joan Walsh announced on Saturday that she would be moving to CNN next year after MSNBC said it had decided not to renew her contract as a paid contributor, a decision that has caused an uproar on social media.
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Former USWNT star Hope Solo announced on Thursday that she is running for president of the U.S. Soccer Federation. Solo made the announcement on Facebook, detailing her motivation in running for the position and outlining the four core principles she'll be campaigning for.

"The time for talking is over," 

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HUF Officially Announces Sale to TSI Holdings Co.

Following up last week’s rumors, HUF officially announces its sale to TSI Holdings, a Japanese company managing a portfolio of leading apparel brands. The acquisition is set to close on December 15.

For 15 years, HUF has been a leading brand in the skateboarding apparel industry, producing everything from dedicated skate videos to full-on seasonal collections of clothing. The partnership however looks to achieve something the brand has yet to fully realize: popularity aboard. “TSI is a great strategic partner and brand platform for HUF,” said HUF CEO Steve Holley. “The transaction gives us immediate access to the broader global marketplace in a way that would take us many years to achieve on our own. We are excited for HUF’s future as part of TSI.”

Founder of the brand, Keith Hufnagel, added “We’ve had a long relationship with TSI as our distribution partner in Japan. I have total confidence that they understand HUF as a brand and that we will be able continue to create amazing product, which is the most important thing to me. I also want to thank Altamont and the team there for all of their support – they have been great partners.”

HUF partnered with investment firm Altamont Capital Partners in 2014 to support its continued growth. The HUF Worldwide company includes the Lakai Limited Footwear brand — also part of the transaction.

Under TSI, HUF will operate as an independent global company and will continue to be led by Hufnagel, Holley and CFO Jon Brubaker. HUF’S global headquarters will continue to be located in Irvine, CA, while its creative offices will remain in Downtown Los Angeles.

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UFC Announces Title Fight Between Cris ‘Cyborg’ Justino and Holly Holm

The UFC announced on Thursday that Cris "Cyborg" Justino will defend her featherweight title against Holly Holm at UFC 219 on December 19th in Las Vegas. It's still unknown if the fight will be the night's main event.

Germaine de Randamie defeated Holm at the inaugural Women’s Featherweight Championship earlier this year. She was then stripped off her belt for refusing to defend her

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Van Morrison Announces New Album ‘Versatile’

Van Morrison has announced his upcoming 38th studio album Versatile, which arrives less than three months after the singer released his 37th studio album Roll With the Punches.

While Roll With the Punches,

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Tom DeLonge Announces Stars Academy for ‘Outer Edges of Science’ Research

Former Blink-182 member Tom DeLonge has launched To the Stars Academy of Arts & Science. The organization comprises scientists, aerospace engineers and other creatives who will collaborate and enable researchers to explore the "outer edges of science" and technologies.

“The public interest in the outer

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Abingdon Theatre Company Announces Performance-Only Tickets for AND THE WORLD GOES ‘ROUND Gala

Abingdon Theatre Company has announced that it is offering a limited number of 250 and 125 tickets for the performance-only portion of their 25th Anniversary Gala on Monday, October 23 at 8PM at The Edison Ballroom 240 W. 47th Street.
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Fire Emblem Warriors Announces Season Pass

Fire Emblem Warriors, the hack-and-slash, thousand-army game from Koei Tecmo for the Nintendo Switch, will have a season pass. The game is already set to feature a ton of characters from the Fire Emblem franchise, but the season pass will open up even more content for the…
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Andre Ward, Olympic Medalist and Boxing Champion, Announces Retirement

An athlete walking away from competition while at the top of their game is a rare occurrence. Undefeated boxing champion and Olympic gold medalist Andre Ward, however, has made the decision to do just that.

After a long and illustrious boxing career, Ward (33-0), the WBA, IBF, WBO and Ring Light Heavyweight champion, today announced that he's put on his gloves and entered the ring

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Tidal Announces Hurricane Relief Benefit Concert

Tidal is planning to host a benefit concert on October 17th to raise money for natural disaster relief efforts in the aftermath of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, which devastated parts of Texas and Florida in August and September.

Radio luminary Angie Martinez will host the event, which is set to take place at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. The lineup for the benefit show has not yet

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Kaiser Permanente Hawaii Announces Leadership Changes

HONOLULU — Kaiser Permanente Hawaii today announced that Mary Ann Barnes, RN, president of Kaiser Foundation Health Plan and Hospitals Hawaii Region, will be retiring on September 8, 2017. Bill Caswell, senior vice president and chief operating officer for Kaiser Permanente Southern California, will serve as Hawaii’s interim regional president while an executive search is conducted.

Barnes has been with Kaiser Permanente for more than 43 years, starting her career as an ICU nurse. She joined Kaiser Permanente Hawaii in 2014.

Under her leadership the state’s largest integrated care organization opened a new clinic on Kauai, grew membership to more than 250,000 members, and launched the historic venture of Maui Health System, a community hospital system affiliated with Kaiser Permanente, operating three hospitals on Maui and Lanai.

Additionally, Ray Hahn has been promoted to senior vice president and chief operating officer for Kaiser Foundation Health Plan and Hospitals Hawaii Region. Hahn has been with Kaiser Permanente since 2005, most recently as CEO and hospital administrator for Maui Health System.

About Kaiser Permanente Hawaii
Kaiser Permanente is committed to helping shape the future of health care. We are recognized as one of America’s leading health care providers and not-for-profit health plans. Founded in Hawaii in 1958, Kaiser Permanente Hawaii has a mission to provide high-quality, affordable health care services and to improve the health of our members and the communities we serve. Care for members and patients is focused on their total health and guided by their personal physicians, specialists and team of caregivers. Our expert and caring medical teams are empowered and supported by industry-leading technology advances and tools for health promotion, disease prevention, state-of-the-art care delivery and world-class chronic disease management. Kaiser Permanente Hawaii is dedicated to care innovations, clinical research, health education, community health, and providing patient-centered total health for the people and communities of Hawaii. For more information, go to: kp.org/share.

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Associated British Foods Announces Improved Full Year Outlook – Quick Facts

Associated British Foods plc (ASBFY.PK, ABF.L) announced the Group expects to report good growth in adjusted operating profit and adjusted earnings per share for the 52 weeks to 16 September 2017. Adjusted operating profit for the group will be well ahead of last year. In its third quarter trading update on 6 July, Associated British Foods reported an improvement in expectation for the group’s full year underlying operating performance as a result of a stronger profit delivery from Primark. The Group noted that since that time it has experienced an even lower level of markdown which has further improved full year outlook.
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Vectura Group plc (VEC.L) reported loss before tax of 44.5 million pounds for the six months ended 30 June 2017, wider than loss of 22.4 million pounds in the half-year period ended 30 September 2016. The wider loss was mainly as a result of the significant increase in amortisation of intangible assets.
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Chance the Rapper Announces $2.2 Million Donation to Chicago Public Schools [Video]

It was just six months ago that Chance the Rapper donated $ 1 million to Chicago Public Schools, and now he’s happy to announce that his organization has raised $ 2.2 million to help fund arts education in 20 Chicago schools.

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The press conference, which was streamed on Periscope, and which you can watch in its entirety above, saw Chance get a little theatrical. He went full Steve Jobs for his presentation, wearing Jobs’ patented black turtleneck and jeans—and even using a clicker.

During the presentation, Chance discussed other Social Works initiatives like the OpenMike program, Parade to the Polls, and more before discussing the New Chance fund. “Every contribution…brings this city and this nation closer to providing a well-rounded quality education for each and every child,” he said. “Funding quality education for public [school] students is the most important investment a community can make.”

Here’s a list of the 20 schools that will receive grants from the New Chance fund. Each school will get $ 100,000 over the next three years.

Ambrose Plamondon Elementary
Mireles Elementary Academy
C.E. Hughes Elementary
Edmond Burke Elementary
Edward White Career Academy
Esmond Elementary
Corliss High School
Aldridge Elementary
Fiske Elementary
Greenleaf Whittier Elementary
Beethoven Elementary
Mahalia Jackson Elementary
Michele Clark Academic Prep Magnet High School
Ninos Heroes Elementary
Orr Academy High School
Oglesby Elementary
Robert A. Black Magnet Elementary
Dett Elementary
Spry Community Links High School
W.K. New Sullivan Elementary

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Beyoncè Ramps Up Houston Aid, Solange Announces Benefit Show

Beyoncé has officially launched her previously announced effort to support her Houston hometown in the wake of Hurricane Harvey.

Early Friday, the singer hit Instagram with the message: “BEYGOOD HOUSTON.”

 

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Without any further explanation or caption, a Google search eventually turned up a donation page for BEYGOOD HOUSTON on her website Beyonce.com.

The page reads:

Join us as the BeyGOOD team heads to Houston to continue our relief efforts on the ground. We have teamed up with Bread of Life and Greater Houston Community Foundation, who have been working with the displaced from the start of Hurricane Harvey’s landfall.

JOIN US & BEYGOOD
Your donations will help in long-term revitalization and aid in purchasing immediate needs including: cots, blankets & pillows, baby products, feminine products, wheelchairs and more.

The page allows users to donate to either “Bread of Life,” or “Greater Houston Community Foundation [GHCF] directly.

Solange is joining in relief efforts as well.

She’ll be joined by the Sun Ra Arkestra on September 28 at Boston’s Orpheum Theatre for a performance called “Orion’s Rise.”

“I’m committed to partnering with organizations on the ground in Houston and making contributions to uplift the city that raised me with so much love,” she wrote in a statement via Instagram.

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Solange is also due to perform select dates in October with Earl Sweatshirt, Flying Lotus, the Sun Ra Arkestra, and Chassol. Her “Seventy States” digital piece is showing now at London’s Tate Modern, and her site-specific performance art piece “Scales” debuts October 8 in Marfa, Texas.

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Nintendo Announces A Host Of New Indie Switch Titles

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Oasis star Noel Gallagher announces massive new gig in support of the Manchester Memorial Fund – and tickets go on sale tomorrow

NOEL Gallagher will headline an all-star gig to re-open Manchester’s MEN Arena following May’s tragic terror attack which killed 22 people.

The Oasis singer’s High Flying Birds top the bill of the We Are Manchester gig, with rockers The Courteeners, Blossoms and 80s legend Rick Astley also announced.

Noel Gallagher will headline an all-star gig to re-open Manchester’s MEN Arena

Britpop icon Noel didn’t perform at the One Love charity concert organised by Ariana Grande just two weeks after the attack at her concert, but he did generate all royalties from the Oasis smash Don’t Look Back In Anger to the fund.

Deputy leader of Manchester City Council, Sue Murphy told the Manchester Evening News: “No one will ever forget the terrible events of 22 May but Manchester has reacted with love, solidarity and a determination to continue doing the things which make this such a vibrant city.

“We welcome the re-opening of the Arena, a major venue which attracts hundreds of thousands of visitors, as a powerful symbol of this defiant and resilient spirit. It is entirely fitting that the re-opening event should be a memorial fundraiser.

“Plans for the form and location of any permanent commemorations will be determined in liaison with the families of victims and others affected by the attack.”


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Chance the Rapper Announces Surprise Free Chicago Concert

Chance the Rapper announced a surprise free Chicago concert for Saturday night while serving as grand marshal of the Bud Billiken Bash, the city's annual back-to-school parade.

During the festivities – which saw Chance's non-profit SocialWorks

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Big Boi Announces Daddy Fat Saxxx Tour

Big Boi is bringing his latest album Boomiverse to life beginning in September. The Dungeon Family MC has just revealed the Daddy Fat Saxxx tour.

Fans trying to get their OutKast fix can relive some of the ATLien magic via a live performance from Chico Dusty. The show will hit fourteen cities starting in Chicago. He took to his Twitter to make the official announcement saying “Daddy Fat Saxxx Tour ” sack 1 ” see y’all Soon ! Let’s Go Big Boi !”

Here are the tour dates:

9/2 — Chicago, IL @ North Coast Music Festival
9/9 – Raleigh, NC @ Hopscotch Music Festival
9/10 – Norfolk, VA @ The Norva
9/11 – Silver Spring, MD @ The Filmore Silver Spring
9/12 – Burlington, VT @ Higher Ground
9/14 – Pittsburgh, PA @ Mr Smalls
9/16 – New York, NY @ The Meadows Music & Arts Festival
9/17 – Boston, MA @ Paradise Rock Club
9/18 – Cleveland, OH @ House of Blues
9/19 – Cincinnati, OH @ Madison Theater
9/21 – Detroit, MI @ Majestic Theater
9/22 – Columbus, OH @ Park Street Saloon
9/23 – Louisville, KY @ Mercury Ballroom
9/24 – Nashville, TN @ Marathon Music Works

If the above dates do not hit your town fear not; a second leg of the tour titled “Sack 2” is currently in the works.

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Fossil Group Updates FY17 Guidance; Announces CFO Transition – Quick Facts

Fossil Group, Inc. (FOSL) announced, for fiscal 2017, the company now expects: net sales to decline in the range of a 8.5% to 4.5%; and loss per share in a range of $ 7.42 to $ 6.62, including $ 6.50 of non-cash intangible asset impairment charges and $ 0.60 of restructuring charges. In May, the company projected its net sales to decline in the range of a 6.0% to 1.5%.
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Spike Lee Announces Rally For Colin Kaepernick at NFL Headquarters

Director Spike Lee announced Tuesday he will host a rally supporting unsigned quarterback Colin Kaepernick at the National Football League's New York headquarters on August 23rd. 

Lee tweeted about the event with the slogan "united we stand" superimposed over the image of Kaepernick famously kneeling in

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West Virginia Governor Announces Plans To Switch To GOP

After being elected as a Democrat just nine months ago, West Virginia Governor Jim Justice has revealed plans to switch parties and become a Republican. Justice announced his plans to jump to the GOP during a rally with President Donald Trump in Huntington, West Virginia, on Thursday.
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Lyft announces its own fleet of driverless cars

There may be no need to tip you Lyft driver in Boston later this year — because there may no be a driver. The ride-hailing company said Friday it will introduce driverless cars to its Beantown fleet later this year — before expanding the program to other cities. Lyft had announced in June that it…
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The Big Bang Theory, Jim Parsons, Mayim BialikForget the summer, we’re already thinking about fall.
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Robbie Rogers Announces Engagement To Greg Berlanti

Robbie Rogers and Greg Berlanti are engaged!

The LA Galaxy soccer star announced the big news on his Instagram account on New Year’s Day:

“I feel extremely lucky and blessed to end 2016 engaged to the love of my life,” Rogers wrote about Berlanti, who is the creative mind behind television hits like “Dawson’s Creek” and “Arrow.”

The couple, who have been dating for several years, welcomed a baby boy via surrogate in February.

Congratulations, gentlemen!

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Bill Nye Announces the 2015 Fun Fun Fun Fest Lineup and Explains the Axis of Fun

Nothing validates a claim quite like hard facts from a scientist, which is why Fun Fun Fun Fest, Austin’s popular cross-genre Indie music festival, hand-picked Bill Nye to announce the 2015 lineup and provide evidence that this fest is, in fact, the most fun in all the land.

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Although The Science Guy clearly has the chops to crunch the numbers and appears to be all up in pop culture these days, how exactly did he end up as an ambassador for this fest?

“About 2 years ago, I wanted to find a better way of showing folks that FFF was different than other festivals, because I really believe that it is. It’s not a very credible thought coming from me though,” explains co-founder James Moody. “So we decided to work with a scientist to basically prove, through science, that FFF was special… and scientifically different from everything else out there. Thankfully Bill Nye agreed, likes tacos, and loves Wu-Tang, so here we are. Because science.”

To slam-dunk the case, Nye employs all the tools in his arsenal such as a Wu-Tang Periodic table, a mind-blowing fun equation and “Quantitative Bummer Observation” metrics to explain his conclusion. With the comedy lineup yet to be announced, it wouldn’t surprise me at all to see him show up on the Yellow stage come November but I don’t have the science to prove it yet.

Check out the video for this year’s lineup and the full demonstration.

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