Koch brothers’ political network critical of Senate healthcare bill

June 25, 2017

… changes to the health care system. “We are more optimistic now about what we can accomplish than we have ever been,” he said in remarks to donors, noting the group’s work propelling the confirmation of Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court. Earlier Saturday, the network announced a new partnership with football Star Deion Sanders. The Koch network pledged to spend $21 million on the joint initiative with Sanders to reduce persistent poverty in Dallas. Six …


EastEnders executive producer leaves programme after one year – BBC News

June 25, 2017

“I’ll enjoy watching EastEnders go from strength to strength but will miss everybody enormously. Elstree really is a place where you make friends for life.” Image caption O’Connor is currently working on a feature about murderer Neville Heath with Gatiss Controller of BBC Drama Piers Wenger said: “I want to thank Sean on behalf of the BBC for the work he’s done on EastEnders, and we wish him all the very best for the future.” Former Channel 4 …


Don’t lose sleep over apnea, but treatment is crucial

June 21, 2017

(CNN)Last week, actress Carrie Fisher’s autopsy report contained a surprising detail: The Los Angeles medical examiner listed sleep apnea as a factor in the “Star Wars” actress’ death. Sleep apnea is when a person stops breathing while sleeping, for 10 seconds to a minute or longer. This can happen repeatedly during the night, causing blood-oxygen levels to dip and putting a strain on the heart. See the latest news and share your comments with CNN Health on …


Lindsey Vonn wants “Battle of Sexes” ski race before Olympics

June 15, 2017

(CNN)Hurtling down the mountain at speeds of over 80 miles-per-hour, Lindsey Vonn has never let anything get in the way of achieving her goals. In the 1973 “Battle of the Sexes”, tennis Star Billie Jean King easily beat Bobby Riggs in three straight sets. Ski Stars thrill crowds in St. Moritz Top 5 moments of the 2016/17 Alpine Edge year …


Dennis Rodman hopes to do ‘something pretty positive’ in North Korea

June 13, 2017

… American imprisoned on charges of “hostile acts” who spent 735 days in North Korean custody before being released in 2014. Soviet-style prison camps Rodman maintained then that he wasn’t a diplomat, and it wasn’t his job to talk about Bae. But once he was released, Bae thanked Rodman for the rant on CNN, claiming it brought attention to his case. The former basketball Star was also accused of ignoring North Korea’s human rights record. Pyongyang has reportedly …


SpaceX Launches First Recycled Cargo Ship Into Orbit

June 4, 2017

… It was refurbished after landing in the Pacific Ocean intact. Bill Ingalls/NASA via Getty Images Saturdays refurbished capsule will deliver6,000 pounds of supplies to the ISS, including mice and flies to be used for research, a roll-up solar panel, food and a neutron Star detector, according to NBC News. The flight had been delayed twice due to thunderstorms. The reused Dragon is expected to reach the orbiting lab on Monday. It will be the first returning craft since NASAs now-retired …


Jessica Chastain Calls Out Cannes Films For Dismal Portrayal Of Women Characters

May 30, 2017

… comments soon went viral, with more female leaders in the entertainment industry celebrating her candor. The Star concluded her remarks by calling for the festival to include more female filmmakers so the jury can watch women that are proactive, have their own agency [and] dont just react to the men around them. Im not taking jobs anymore where Im getting paid a quarter of what the male co-Star is being paid, she told Variety. Im not allowing that in my life. In 2015, the actress said she …


The Portland Heroes Who Stood Up To Hate

… Ashland, Oregon. If he knew he was going to die, he still would have done what he did, Landt said. Namkai-Meche graduated in 2016 from Portlands Reed College, where he studied economics and made a lasting impression on students and teachers. Namaki-Meches mother, Asha Deliverance, memorialized her son in a statement on Facebook. He was a hero and will remain a hero on the other side of the veil. Shining bright Star I love you forever, she wrote. He was resolute in his conduct and respect …

May 29, 2017

‘Dancing With The Stars’ Crowns Its Newest Champion

After recapping the entire season like we havent been watching the whole time, Dancing with the Stars finally announced the shows new champion, as Season 24 came to a close on Tuesday night: NFLs Rashad Jennings and his partner Emma Slater. MLB Star David Ross and partner Lindsay Arnold were the runner-ups, while Normani Kordei and partner Val Chmerkovskiy placed third, which surprised pretty much everybody, including her Fifth Harmony bandmates who were in the audience. I just wanted …

May 24, 2017

Ariana Grande On British Concert Horror: ‘Broken.’

The 23-year-old Star was unharmed in an attack just outside the Manchester Arena by a suspected suicide bomber. At least 22 people were killed and 50 injured in the explosion. Scooter Braun, the New York company that represents Grande, also said in statement: Our hearts are broken. Words cannot express our sorrow for the victims and families harmed in this senseless attack. We mourn the live of children and loved ones taken in this cowardly act. The bomb exploded just as people were …

May 23, 2017