Gerrie Marie

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What Star Wars audiences are saying: Give us more women

<b>Spoiler alert: This post contains a key detail from</b> <i>Solo: A Star Wars Story</i><b>.</b><p>We're now in the second weekend of the first Star Wars movie since 2005 to …

Watch: Kris Bryant Crashes Fantasy Baseball Drafts Dressed As Pizza Delivery Man

There is nothing quite like athletes or celebrates disguising themselves for the sake of surprising some unsuspecting fans.<p>Insert Cubs third baseman …

A step-by-step guide to get richer, healthier, and happier in 31 days

If you don't yet have a plan for 2018, you might be in trouble.<p>Lucky for you, we've already made a plan for you. Above is our 31-day guide to starting off a healthy, wealthy, happy year. Each day is accompanied by a task, along with a quick explanation, below, of why it's important.<p>Read on to find …

New employee perk: $100 a month for your student loans

Elaine Florentino landed a job as an accountant as soon as she graduated college, but she still worries about paying off her student debt.<p>Luckily her employer, PwC, is offering some help. The auditing firm was one of the first companies to give employees some extra cash -- on top of their salary -- …

Nearly Half of Americans Don’t Know Puerto Ricans Are Fellow Citizens

More than three million Americans in Puerto Rico are struggling to meet basic needs after a devastating strike from Hurricane Maria, but their plight seems to be attracting far less public or political attention than the woes caused by the recent hurricanes in Texas and Florida.<p>One potential …

Caribbean

The One Shoe Style Every Princess, Queen, and Duchess Wears

What can an English duchess, a Spanish queen, and a Saudi Arabian princess all agree on when it comes to fashion? The power of nude leather …

Hollywood's favorite video-editing tools arrive in a free app

If you're serious about video editing and are weighing up your software options, two choices usually pop up: Adobe Premiere Pro CC and Final Cut Pro X (FCPX). But Avid, Hollywood's go-to editing company, just played a wild card by releasing Media Composer First, a limited version of its pro …

Filmmaking

President Trump locks heads with news media in a social-media first

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. — President Trump, who has reveled in his confrontational style with the news media, sparked fierce debate Sunday over whether he is inciting violence against journalists by posting a doctored video clip showing him bashing the head of a figure representing CNN.<p>Trump’s latest …

Donald Trump

Senate GOP health-care bill appears in deeper trouble following new CBO report

Senate Republicans’ bill to erase major parts of the Affordable Care Act would cause an estimated 22 million more Americans to be uninsured by the end of the coming decade, while reducing federal spending by $321 billion during that time, according to the Congressional Budget Office.<p>The forecast …

Raury Staged A Protest Against Dolce & Gabbana At Their Men's Runway Show - PAPER

Looks like things didn't go exactly as planned for the Trump normalizers over at Dolce and Gabbana this Milan Men's Week, when Atlanta rapper, Raury, staged a protest against the brand right on their very. own. runway. Raury, who was hired as an influencer model for their SS18 menswear show, took …

No, Gal Gadot Isn’t Making 46 Times Less Than Henry Cavill

A viral, misleading stat about Henry Cavill’s Man of Steel salary doesn’t say as much about the Hollywood gender wage gap as it seems.<p>It was a jaw-dropping stat that swiftly went viral Tuesday morning: <b>Gal Gadot,</b> the magnetic star of the summer hit <i>Wonder Woman,</i> was paid just $300,000 for a movie …

Kate Middleton Gives Us Wedding Flashbacks With Her Royal Ascot Look

| Tue., Jun. 20, 2017 7:30 AM<p><b>Kate Middleton</b> was a vision in white...again.<p>On Tuesday morning, the 35-year-old Duchess of Cambridge joined husband</b> …

Red Cross

TLC Spills on Their First Album in 15 Years: Find Out How Lisa ''Left Eye'' Lopes Will Be Included

| Tue., Jun. 20, 2017 8:38 PM<p>Thanks to their fans, <b>TLC</b> will release their first studio album in 15 years!<p>E! News' <b>Sibley Scoles</b> caught up with <b>Tionne</b> …

Music

The Han Solo Movie Just Lost Its Directors Midway Through Filming

This is a moderately insane development.<p>Han Solo's first stand-alone outing in the Star Wars universe just hit a major bump in the road, with Lucasfilm parting ways with directors Phil Lord and Chris Miller midway through filming.<p>According to <i>Variety</i>, Lord and Miller–best known prior to this for <i>The</i> …

Filmmaking

Prodigy of Mobb Deep dies at 42

<b>(CNN) —</b> Rapper Prodigy, one half of the influential hip hop duo Mobb Deep has died, according to a co-author on one of his books, Kathy Iandoli.<p>He was 42.<p>A cause of death has not been released, but the rapper had been hospitalized for complications caused by sickle cell anemia prior to his death, …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Trump Reverses Pieces of Obama-Era Engagement With Cuba

MIAMI — President Trump announced on Friday that he was reversing crucial pieces of what he called a “terrible and misguided deal” with Cuba and will reinstate travel and commercial restrictions eased by the Obama administration in an attempt to obtain additional concessions from the Cuban …

Cuba

Special counsel is investigating Trump for possible obstruction of justice, officials say

The special counsel overseeing the investigation into Russia’s role in the 2016 election is interviewing senior intelligence officials as part of a widening probe that now includes an examination of whether President Trump attempted to obstruct justice, officials said.<p>The move by special counsel …

Donald Trump

The Latest: Trump sits by wounded Scalise's bedside

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the shooting of House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (all times local):<p>10:10 p.m.<p>President Donald Trump sat by Rep. …

Russia cloud settles in over Trump's White House

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The Russia "cloud" is growing over President Donald Trump and threatening to wreck another week for the embattled White House as one of his closest allies tries to avoid a public spectacle on Capitol Hill.<p>Attorney General Jeff Sessions' announcement that he would testify before …

Donald Trump

Puerto Rico Holds Vote Sunday on Statehood Amid Criticism Over Timing, Costs

Puerto Rico residents head to the polls Sunday to vote on whether the island should become the 51st U.S. state, a prospect that the island’s pro-statehood governor has been promoting as a way to help solve the island’s crippling debt crisis.<p>Gov. Ricardo Rosselló from the New Progressive Party (PNP …

Tracking President Trump's Visits to Trump Properties

President Donald Trump frequently uses his luxury properties for government business and leisure, prompting ethics concerns over a president appearing to promote his private enterprise at public cost.<p>NBCNews.com and the NBC News White House unit are tracking Trump's visits to his properties and …

New York attorney general looking at Eric Trump charity's payouts

(Reuters) - New York's attorney general is looking into a report that the Eric Trump Foundation funneled more than $1 million from charity golf tournaments into President Donald Trump's business, a spokesman for the attorney general said on Friday.<p>Forbes magazine reported this week that the charity …

Foreign payments to Trump’s businesses are legally permitted, argues Justice Department

The U.S. Department of Justice argued Friday that President Trump’s businesses are legally permitted to accept payments from foreign governments while he is in office, and thus Trump is not in violation of a constitutional clause barring the acceptance of emoluments.<p>In a 70-page legal brief …

How to Memorize the F-Stop Scale With Simple Math

Off the top of your head, do you know how much more light f/2.8 lets in compared to f/5.6? Do you know the f-stop number that comes after 11? This …

Mathematics

Is it fair that the Warriors assembled a superteam? LeBron says it’s ‘great’

CLEVELAND — With a victory here in Game 4 of the NBA Finals on Friday night, the Golden State Warriors will claim a second championship in three years and become the first team in history to go 16-0 throughout the NBA playoffs. It would be a fitting ending to what has been a remarkable season and …

An illustrated guide to Frank Lloyd Wright

Get to know the architect’s signature buildings<p>Believer in suburban utopia. Father of organic architecture. Doghouse designer. Cape-wearing dandy. Purported target of grave-robbing. Bootlegging apprentice. Speed demon. Homewrecker. Survivor. Attention-hungry celebrity. Mystery guest. Teacher. …

Leaked birth control rule would broaden religious exemption

WASHINGTON (AP) — Women's groups are threatening to take the Trump administration to court after a leaked, draft regulation revealed a plan to let …

Apple Is Working on a Dedicated Chip to Power AI on Devices

Apple Inc. got an early start in artificial intelligence software with the 2011 introduction of Siri, a tool that lets users operate their …

Palestinian inmates in Israeli jails end hunger strike | Reuters

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Hundreds of Palestinian prisoners on Saturday ended a 40-day hunger strike over conditions in Israeli jails, the Israel Prison Service and a Palestinian official said.<p>Palestinians celebrate after Palestinian prisoners ended a hunger strike over their conditions in Israeli …

Israel

Britain's Terror Threat Level Reduced to 'Severe' After Raids Linked to Manchester Bombing

LONDON — Britain reduced its terror threat level from "critical" to "severe" Saturday after fresh raids and arrests by police investigating the Manchester Arena bombing after an Ariana Grande concert.<p>The change indicates another terrorist attack is highly likely, rather than imminently …