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No special equipment needed: You can watch tonight's meteor shower from home

No special equipment needed: You can watch tonight's meteor shower from home The debris and grit is burned up as it runs into the earth's atmosphere to produce the meteor or "shooting star". The forecast tonight for Tulsa is mostly clear with a low of 37 degrees. But there's no need to look directly at Gemini to see the meteors. It's also said to be even better than the Perseids of August , another spectacular shower (uh oh, some meteor competitiveness?). [Full Article...]

Court rejects Zuma's bid to review State capture report

Court rejects Zuma's bid to review State capture report Ordering Zuma to pay the costs of the latest court challenge, Mlambo, the chief justice, said the president's conduct was "clearly objectionable. and amounts to clear abuse of the judicial process". Zuma had tried to block the release of the report which looked at allegations that Zuma's associates, including the Gupta brothers had influenced the appointment of ministers. [Full Article...]

Russell Simmons Denies New Rape Allegations From Three Women: 'It was Consensual!'

Russell Simmons Denies New Rape Allegations From Three Women: 'It was Consensual!' Singer Tina Baker says the now-60-year-old raped her in the early '90s when he was her manager. She claimed soon he was "on top of me, pushing me down and him saying, 'Don't fight me.'" Baker alleges he pinned her to the bed. The alleged incidents occurred between 1988 and 2014. However, Russell continues to deny all of the claims in a statement as obtained by E! Simmons ended up taking the ... [Full Article...]

This might be the creepiest viewership statistic Netflix has ever shared

This might be the creepiest viewership statistic Netflix has ever shared This is not an isolated incident. Previously Netflix called out an unnamed customer for watching Bee Movie a total of 357 times in 2017, and another account that watched Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl 365 days in a row (which had to be some black site enhanced interrogation tactic, right?). [Full Article...]

Dangal actress Zaira Wasim Molested on Air Vistara flight

Dangal actress Zaira Wasim Molested on Air Vistara flight Vistara's statements came a few hours after the 17-year-old took to Instagram to share how a passenger kept rubbing his foot against her back and neck while she was travelling from New Delhi to Mumbai on the night of Saturday, December 9. [Full Article...]

Sony's Animated "Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse" Gets a First Teaser

Sony's Animated However, this clever teaser trailer for Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse actually turns that confusion into a benefit, and introduces the concept of multiple wall-crawlers in a way that should pique interest. Another unique aspect of this movie is that this Spider-Man is not the usual Peter Parker. While the Marvel Cinematic Universe now features incarnation #3 of Parker and a handful of hint... [Full Article...]

Hannibal Buress arrested in Miami during Art Basel

Hannibal Buress arrested in Miami during Art Basel In cell phone footage of the encounter, Buress can be seen refusing to get into a Miami police auto while handcuffed. Stand-up comedian and actor Hannibal Buress was arrested last night, and there's a video going around social media documenting his heated exchange with the arresting officers. [Full Article...]

Court upholds 'Making a Murderer' defendant Brendan Dassey's murder conviction

Court upholds 'Making a Murderer' defendant Brendan Dassey's murder conviction Dassey confessed to helping Avery murder Halbach and mutilate her body. A federal appeals court narrowly overturned a ruling that could have freed the inmate featured in the Netflix series " Making a Murderer " from prison. However, the dissenting opinion from Chief Judge Diane Wood, who was joined by judges Ilena Rovner and Ann Williams, characterizes the majority's rejection of Dassey's ... [Full Article...]

Star Wars: The Last Jedi - Send in your questions for the cast

After tweeting that snow in Atlanta might keep him from making the " Star Wars: The Last Jedi " premiere in Los Angeles , actor John Boyega has apparently landed, just without his luggage. Director Rian Johnson has confirmed the late star's pooch appears as a little alien in the upcoming blockbuster. Gwendoline Christie, who plays stormtrooper commander Captain Phasma, put the continued rel... [Full Article...]

Adorable Suri Cruise steals show introducing Taylor Swift at Jingle Ball

Adorable Suri Cruise steals show introducing Taylor Swift at Jingle Ball Taylor Swift , 27, commanded the stage at Z100's Jingle Ball in New York City, NY on December 8, looking stunning in a black sequined top (with a Christmas snake!) and matching shorts, as she performed her hits, including "Ready For It?", "Blank Space", " Look What You Made Me Do " and more. [Full Article...]

Study Shows An Increased Risk Of Breast Cancer From Using Modern Contraceptives

Study Shows An Increased Risk Of Breast Cancer From Using Modern Contraceptives A major new study has found that even birth control pills and other contraceptives that release low doses of hormones increase the risk of breast cancer in women. Most doctors think there are many benefits to birth control. 'As a safe and very effective method of preventing pregnancy, for many women the benefits will still outweigh the risks. [Full Article...]

Priyanka Chopra becomes most attractive woman of 2017 in Asia

Priyanka Chopra becomes most attractive woman of 2017 in Asia Actor and producer Alan Powell revealed a secret about actress Priyanka Choprawhen he posted an image of the Bollywood actress in which she is seen holding a phone with over 2.5 lakh unread emails. The curator of this list, Asjad Nazir said, "Priyanka has become an incredible ambassador of India". Small screen beauty Nia Sharma came in second and held onto her position as the sexiest televisio... [Full Article...]

Quentin Tarantino's planned Star Trek movie will be 'R-rated'

Quentin Tarantino's planned Star Trek movie will be 'R-rated' The project now has no release date, but Star Trek fans would love to see Stewart somehow involved. If Tarantino's R-rated Trek ever sees the light of day, Patrick Stewart and Captain Jean-Luc Picard of the USS Enterprise could come along for the ride. [Full Article...]

Google pulls YouTube from Amazon devices, escalating spat

The dispute stems from YouTube's recent rollout of the Amazon products, which Google said lacked several features users came to expect. The continued feuding may hurt Amazon and Google heading into the holiday season as well, as consumers look for streaming-TV devices to buy that don't limit what they can watch. [Full Article...]

Pope Urges Trump Not To Recognize Jerusalem As Israel's Capital

Pope Francis joined a chorus of negative reactions to Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of the Jewish state and move its embassy there . He will, however, direct the State Department to begin the process of moving the embassy. In his comments to the group, Francis expressed his hope for "peace and prosperity" for the Palestinian people and called for dialogue that respects t... [Full Article...]

First X-Men 7 Photos Reveal Dark Phoenix

X-Men: Dark phoenix promises a much more true-to-comics adaptation of the saga than The Last Stand , with fans being promised a space-based adventure for the X-Men. Dark Phoenix will hit theaters on November 2nd, 2018, and will have Simon Kinberg at the helm. Deadline broke details about the cast in June. [Full Article...]

Valve's Portal Series Returns In Bridge Constructor Portal

Valve's Portal Series Returns In Bridge Constructor Portal As the name implies, Bridge Constructor Portal is the next entry in the popular Bridge Constructor series, with Portal-inspired visuals and mechanics. Valve, Headup Games, and Austrian game developer ClockStone Software announced a new collaboration earlier today that will give fans a new take on the hilarious puzzle experience Bridge Constructor . [Full Article...]

Director Bryan Singer fired from upcoming Queen biopic

Director Bryan Singer fired from upcoming Queen biopic This was a very taxing experience, which ultimately took a serious toll on my own health. Director Bryan Singer has been fired from the Queen biopic he'd been directing, according to a source close to Twentieth Century Fox , the studio behind the project. [Full Article...]

'House of Cards' Season 6 Details Revealed

'House of Cards' Season 6 Details Revealed The production of series has been suspended since last October 31 after first allegations of sexual abuse by Spacey were known. There will be no Kevin Spacey . Sarandos spoke about " House of Cards " at USB's Global Media and Communications Conference in NY. The character has always been despicable, and now that Spacey's alleged actions have come to light, one imagines there's not a strong desi... [Full Article...]

Voyager 1 probe fires long-dormant thrusters in interstellar space

Voyager 1 was initially launched to investigate Jupiter, Saturn , and its neighboring moon Titan via flybys. First launched all the way back on September 5th, 1977 the Voyager 1 space probe remains one of the United States' space exploration history's crowning achievements. [Full Article...]


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