BYU lifts decades-long ban on caffeinated soft drink sales

BYU lifts decades-long ban on caffeinated soft drink sales

For example, a BYU student began a change.org petition to allow caffeinated soft drinks on campus in 2012 after The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, which owns BYU, issued a response to an NBC News special clarifying its stance on caffeinated products. Read More

Mark Strong admits 'working with Halle Berry' proves you are 'doing alright'

Mark Strong admits 'working with Halle Berry' proves you are 'doing alright'

Skyline in partnership with TNL Radio and Scope Cinemas will also host the first ever official double-feature fan screening to be held in Sri Lanka on 20 September. " Kingsman: The Golden Circle " is every bit as satisfying as the first, just without the surprise or sense of originality that the first delivered. Read More

Kylie Jenner Reportedly Pregnant

Kylie Jenner Reportedly Pregnant

Reps did not confirm the pregnancy, however, and did not immediately respond to The Associated Press's request for comment. We're even told - despite the fact that we can't check - that he's told companions they're having a young lady. "The family has known for quite some time". TMZ reported that Jenner has been posting older photos on her Instagram as of late, and in a recent Snapchat, she posed for a photo in a baggy T-shirt. Read More

Jake LaMotta, boxer and Raging Bull inspiration, dies at 95

Jake LaMotta, boxer and Raging Bull inspiration, dies at 95

LaMotta handed Sugar Ray Robinson his first defeat and reigned for almost two years as middleweight champion during a time boxing was one of America's biggest sports. He won the world middleweight title in June 1948 when he beat Frenchman Marcel Cerdan, who refused to come out for the start of the tenth round. LaMotta gained fame with a new generation because of the 1980 film based loosely on his autobiography from a decade earlier. Read More

Halle Berry's Romance With Alex Da Kid Is Now Instagram Official

Halle Berry's Romance With Alex Da Kid Is Now Instagram Official

Berry's photo shows the 35-year-old embracing her in a warm hug, accompanied by the caption, " My balance ". For a large portion of the film however, Mark is paired up with Halle Berry who plays Ginger - an actress he was pretty happy to spend his working days with. Read More

Every Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite's DLC Character Announced

Every Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite's DLC Character Announced

In a new Capcom Unity post detailing the game's upcoming release, Capcom has provided a statement setting the identities of these characters in stone. Save for Venom, this will be a series debut for all of these characters. Marvel vs. Capcom Infinite's first Season Pass will feature these 6 characters that will launch after the release of the game. Read More

Three dead in NY tour bus crash

Three dead in NY tour bus crash

Ealry reports have three people killed and over a dozen injured when an MTA bus was struck by a tour coach bus in downtown Flushing. That's when the buses collided, sending one into a building that then briefly caught fire. Several of the victims were in critical condition "still fighting for their lives", according to Mayor Bill de Blasio, who rushed to the scene. The crash is considered "very serious", and is causing "heavy traffic delays", police tweeted. Read More

Is Toys 'R' Us about to go bankrupt?

Is Toys 'R' Us about to go bankrupt?

Meanwhile, The Wall Street Journal reported that pressure from suppliers has intensified for Toys R Us and the company and its restructuring advisers are considering filing for Chapter 11 protection in the US Bankruptcy Court in Richmond, Virginia. Read More

Emmys: Which Show Will Win the Award for Comedy?

Emmys: Which Show Will Win the Award for Comedy?

It was her 10th Emmy win overall, including producing credits on " Seinfeld ", "Old Christine" and " Veep ". "We did have a whole storyline about an impeachment but we abandoned that because we were anxious that someone else might get to it first", she joked. Read More

Chennai Crowd Welcomed MS Dhoni In The Most Emphatic Style

Chennai Crowd Welcomed MS Dhoni In The Most Emphatic Style

India captain Virat Kohli prefers five specialist bowlers in Tests but keeping in mind the 2019 World Cup, he hinted that a combination of three bowlers and two bowling all-rounders would be adequate. However, Kohli wasn't lucky, in fact was far from it when his airy square drive was intercepted by a flying Glenn Maxwell at point, who went one hand up and a few feet off the ground to come back safely with the ball. Read More

Who Will Win Big At This Year's Primetime Emmy Awards?

Who Will Win Big At This Year's Primetime Emmy Awards?

With previous two-time victor " Game of Thrones " absent because it fell outside the eligibility window, " This Is Us " and " The Handmaid's Tale " are among an unprecedented number of newcomers that include " The Crown ", " Stranger Things " and " Westworld ". Read More

Jennifer Lawrence says motherhood becomes less appealing as she gets older

Jennifer Lawrence says motherhood becomes less appealing as she gets older

Jennifer even teased her upcoming break to Saddler amid a conversation about the world's obsession with her. Do you think about taking a break?,' Savannah pointed out, pre-empting Jen to swoop in with her revelation. At first it was really overwhelming and I thought, 'Is this going to be the rest of my life?' ... [People] feel so entitled to everything. Harris' and Pfeiffer's characters bring with them a plot that involves contentious wills, sibling fistfights, bloodstains that won't go ... Read More

Alien, Twin Peaks Star Harry Dean Stanton Passes Away

Alien, Twin Peaks Star Harry Dean Stanton Passes Away

Kelly said that Stanton , remembered by many as a "cult actor", had died of natural causes . Twin Peaks creator paid a tribute to him by saying "The great Harry Dean Stanton has left us". He was a cook at the battle of Okinawa during his US Navy service in World War Two, became interested in acting while attending the University of Kentucky and pursued acting at the prestigious Pasadena Playhouse in California. Read More

Catalonia referendum: Spanish state poised to seize Catalan finances

Catalonia referendum: Spanish state poised to seize Catalan finances

Catalonia's vice president Oriol Junqueras, who is in charge of budget affairs, sent a letter to Spain's central government saying he would not provide a weekly account of his government's spending. This would certainly upset the Spanish government, who undoubtedly would persist in considering the referendum as unconstitutional. "If northern Luxembourg were to cede from the south, the same rules would apply", Juncker said. Read More

One week after massive Equifax hack, beware of phishing scams

One week after massive Equifax hack, beware of phishing scams

First, the company waited months to alert the public after first discovering the breach on July 29. These companies have all the data anybody would need to steal your identity: name, Social Security number, date of birth, etc. Then you can contact the bureau directly and request the temporary thaw, allowing your credit to be run for approval. Miller said he has opened an investigation in Iowa into the security breakdown. Read More

TIFF 2017: The Disaster Artist Directed by James Franco

TIFF 2017: The Disaster Artist Directed by James Franco

He's a big movie star. In 2013, Greg Sestero co-wrote The Disaster Artist , a book about the experience of making The Room , and it is the most fantastic piece of literature ever written. The story chronicles the making of The Room , which has been dubbed "The Greatest Bad Movie Ever Made". However, what started as a hard production got progressively worse, as Wiseau's odd filming methods got increasingly extreme, his money ran out, and not least that Tommy's acting style was unique to ... Read More

South Carolina Universities Recognized by US News & World Report

South Carolina Universities Recognized by US News & World Report

CC also moved to 23rd Best Liberal Arts Colleges, up from 24th a year ago, and has the 10th best undergraduate teaching program among liberal arts schools. There are 659 regional universities ranked: 259 of them are public universities, 388 are private and 12 are for-profit. That represents a two-spot climb for RU. Read More

Armie Hammer and Amber Tamblyn's Savage Response to James Woods Dig

Armie Hammer and Amber Tamblyn's Savage Response to James Woods Dig

Tamblyn tweeted out that Woods tried to pick her and her friend up at a restaurant when she was young. Per THR , Woods started dating his current girlfriend, Kristen Bauguess , in 2013 when she was 20 years old and he was 66. He has yet to block Amber Tamblyn . "The second is a lie", the actor responded. Tamblyn, 34, also shared a photo of her text message exchange with the friend who had reportedly witnessed the failed pick-up attempt. Read More

Theme park operators regroup following Irma's landfall

Theme park operators regroup following Irma's landfall

Much of central Florida, including the Disney World area, suffered significant damage as Irma blew through Sunday night and into Monday morning. All Disney Resorts will begin normal operation September 12, 2017 with the exception of Disney's Fort Wilderness Campground and Disney's Saratoga Springs Treehouse Villas. Read More

Storm Katia rapidly weakens after making landfall in Mexico

Storm Katia rapidly weakens after making landfall in Mexico

So is the fact that it follows shortly on the heels of Hurricane Harvey , a storm that drenched Texas with more rain than has ever been recorded from a single event in American history. Forecasters use many metrics to describe the severity of a storm-wind speed, sea surface temperature, barometric pressure-but the most dramatic may be the accumulated cyclone energy index (ACE). Read More