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Entertaiment How Philip Roth's Writing Transcended The Narrow Confines Of A Culture
Author: 0 How Philip Roth's Writing Transcended The Narrow Confines Of A Culture

To evaluate his work, he quoted this phrase he said towards end of his life boxer Joe Louis: "I did best I could with what I had". In 2010, he was awarded a National Humanities Medal by President Barack Obama. Throughout his career, Roth won two National Book Awards in addition to the Pulitzer Prize for fiction for his 1997 book " American Pastoral ", which featured his recurring alter ego Nathan Zuckerman.

Entertaiment US, South Korea work to keep North Korea summit on track
Author: 0 US, South Korea work to keep North Korea summit on track

Travel will involve an 11-hour train ride, a four-hour bus journey and then a hike of another hour, a reporter with Russia's RT said on Twitter . During a meeting with South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Tuesday, Trump expressed pessimism about whether his summit with Kim would take place as planned on June 12 in Singapore .

Entertaiment Orlando Police test Amazon facial-recognition software
Author: 0 Orlando Police test Amazon facial-recognition software

The current version of the Rekognition website advertises the service as a drop-in solution to process image and video data to find missing persons, text in images, famous persons (celebrities) in submitted content, and "unsafe" content in user-submitted images and videos.

Entertaiment Gov. employee in China reported strange sounds, pressure
Author: 0 Gov. employee in China reported strange sounds, pressure

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Wednesday that an incident involving a US government employee stationed in China who reported "abnormal sensations of sound and pressure" suggesting a mild brain injury has medical indications that are "very similar" and "entirely consistent" to those experienced by American diplomats posted in Havana.

Entertaiment Syrian regime, Daesh agree on evacuations from Yarmouk
Author: 0 Syrian regime, Daesh agree on evacuations from Yarmouk

The recapture of Daesh-held pockets in the Palestinian refugee camp of Yarmouk and the nearby Hajar al-Aswad district in southern Damascus came after a massive bombing campaign that has all but decimated what was left of the residential area on the edge of the capital, once home to about 200,000 Palestinian refugees.

Entertaiment Najib Questioned Over 1MDB as Task Force Seeks to Recover Assets
Author: 0 Najib Questioned Over 1MDB as Task Force Seeks to Recover Assets

Najib's lawyer, Harpal Singh Grewal, told reporters waiting outside the house that the former prime minister and his family were "really very unhappy" that police had confiscated clothes and shoes belonging to his children. The money was in addition to about $700 million that USA investigators said ended in Najib's bank account. Najib was asked to explain the alleged transfer of $681m from SRC International, a subsidiary of the 1MDB fund, into his personal bank account.

Entertaiment Steph Curry Reprimanded by Mother for Foul Language During Game 3
Author: 0 Steph Curry Reprimanded by Mother for Foul Language During Game 3

When you're 15 years old you see [Michael] Jordan and the [Chicago] Bulls, you're 'Oh wow, this team is great!' You look up to them, you want to be like them. Harden has been here before, stumped for answers against the Warriors, who complement Curry's shot-making with Kevin Durant's steady brilliance, fierce team defense, and excellent ball movement.

Entertaiment Harry and Meghan marry in emotional wedding
Author: 0 Harry and Meghan marry in emotional wedding

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry are now The Duke and Duchess of Sussex! The couple held hands throughout and exchanged vows in a traditional Church of England wedding featuring some unusual twists. Harry's ex-girlfriends Chelsy Davy and Cressida Bonas also attended. The royal wedding began at 7 a.m. ET, meaning that admirers in the USA were up early on this Saturday morning.

Entertaiment Nikki Bella on John Cena: 'I do have hope for our future'
Author: 0 Nikki Bella on John Cena: 'I do have hope for our future'

Both Nikki & Brie turn to John, who has previously been adamant about not wanting to have children , and his uncomfortable face is priceless. Later on, Nikki and Brie Bella shoot Cena an expectant glance after Nikki suggests they transform a room into a nursery, and Cena looked the way he might look if Vince McMahon asked him to lose cleanly to Curt Hawkins.

Entertaiment White House divided on Yanny Laurel debate
Author: 0 White House divided on Yanny Laurel debate

Press Secretary Sarah Sanders is then confronted by the filmmaker who asks for her response to reports she hears Laurel. The rest of America may be resting on its Laurels, but President Donald Trump's mind appears to be stuck on another word that puzzled us all.

Entertaiment Deadpool 2: The best R-rated family film of 2018
Author: 0 Deadpool 2: The best R-rated family film of 2018

Leitch, and now Reynolds joining Paul Wernick and Rhett Reese in writing the screenplay, is definitely catering to the superhero fanbase. We really wanted to have that same kind of feel that there is magic in the world and there is hope in the world.

Entertaiment Rare Marvel Concept Art Traces The Evolution Of Thor
Author: 0 Rare Marvel Concept Art Traces The Evolution Of Thor

Of course, that raises questions as to when we will get that promised continuation. Infinity War's ending may just be one of the most controversial and shocking endings of a film in any franchise and quite the feat to pull off - and viewers only must wait until May 2019 for that cliffhanger to be answered.

Entertaiment Kohli - De Villiers led RCB to victory
Author: 0 Kohli - De Villiers led RCB to victory

In the last match, Virat Kohli's team chased down 88 runs total which was given by Kings XI Punjab and registered a win by 10 wickets . Coming to the away side, SRH depend quite a lot on opener Shikhar Dhawan (369 runs) and skipper Kane Williamson (544 runs) for inspiration.

Entertaiment China calls on US, North Korea to ease tensions, meet halfway
Author: 0 China calls on US, North Korea to ease tensions, meet halfway

North Korea has threatened to abandon planned talks between Kim and Trump in June if Washington insists on pushing it "into a corner" on nuclear disarmament. "Only in this way can the easing up of the peninsula be consolidated, contributing to peace and stability in the region". Ri, head of the North's Committee for the Peaceful Reunification of the Country, described the South's reaction to the meeting's cancellation as a "confrontation racket", according to KCNA .

Entertaiment Lando Calrissian spin-off reports downplayed by Star Wars officials
Author: 0 Lando Calrissian spin-off reports downplayed by Star Wars officials

The quote was initially mistranslated and spread across the Internet as though a Lando film had already been officially confirmed-but representatives for Lucasfilm told Vanity Fair that there aren't any concrete plans just yet. Especially if they could book-end the adventure with an older Lando , while Billy Dee Williams is still around. As for Lando Calrissian , the point of his character being pansexual is displaying that he's a real wild card and does whatever the hell he ...

Entertaiment Fan Sues Cardi B, Offset for Post Met Gala Bodyguard Beatdown
Author: 0 Fan Sues Cardi B, Offset for Post Met Gala Bodyguard Beatdown

Offset also warned Arnold, yelling, "Shut up bro, before a n***a beat you out here". This news was met with laughs of delight from those assembled. NME has reached out to representatives of Cardi B for comment. TMZ added that sources close to Cardi say Arnold was 'super aggressive and obnoxious'. "When Mr. Arnold repeated his request, Cardi B turned to Plaintiff and threatened to "slap the s- outta" him".

Entertaiment Mac Miller Arrested In California DUI Crash
Author: 0 Mac Miller Arrested In California DUI Crash

To make things even worse, Miller and the other 2 passengers fled on foot. An eyewitness to the events tipped off the authorities with the direction that Miller as well as his friends were rocketing toward, which then lead the cops to run Miller's plates through the system and find his home address where they later arrested him.

Entertaiment BATWOMAN (and GOTHAM) Coming to the CW-DCU
Author: 0 BATWOMAN (and GOTHAM) Coming to the CW-DCU

This marks the first time Batwoman has been on any screen, movie or television, and an extremely rare appearance of the Batman universe in the show's universe (Blüdhaven was seen in an episode of Arrow ). The modern iteration of Kate Kane/Batwoman first appeared in 52 #7 by Geoff Johns, Grant Morrison, Greg Rucka, Mark Waid, Keith Giffen and Ken Lashley in 2006.

Entertaiment 'Somebody's Herrrrrrre!' Chrissy Teigen and John Legend welcomes baby boy
Author: 0 'Somebody's Herrrrrrre!' Chrissy Teigen and John Legend welcomes baby boy

Congratulations go out to singer/actor John Legend and his model wife, Chrissy Teigen , who welcomed their second child - a baby boy. The baby's arrival comes just a week after Teigen declared she was over being pregnant. She wrote: "Happy pregnant Chrissy is gone. meet OVER IT Chrissy". "Wanna hold my boy let's do thisssssss". She added: "It feels worse for me because with IVF you know *so* early".

Entertaiment Demi Lovato Lends Vocals to Christina Aguilera's 'Fall In Line'
Author: 0 Demi Lovato Lends Vocals to Christina Aguilera's 'Fall In Line'

The duet is very much in line with the feminist movements Me Too and Time's Up , which took center stage in 2017 and 2018 calling to end sexual harassment and discrimination against women. Christina Aguilera has finally made her comeback to music. Speaking to W Magazine , the " Beautiful " singer said she stopped believing in the reality singing competition.

Entertaiment WWE 'Smackdown' Up for Grabs as NBCUniversal Moves to Pin Down 'Raw'
Author: 0 WWE 'Smackdown' Up for Grabs as NBCUniversal Moves to Pin Down 'Raw'

SmackDown has only aired on U.S. for about two years, moving over on January 7, 2016. WWE's television contract is expiring in 2019 with the USA Network. ET. Smackdown , which still boasts the sixth biggest audience among cable originals (including news programming), enters the open market as sports and sports entertainment ( WWE wrestling is staged) programming has been fetching a premium given the live tune-in that comes with it.

Entertaiment Whitney Houston Documentary Alleges the Singer Was Sexually Abused as a Child
Author: 0 Whitney Houston Documentary Alleges the Singer Was Sexually Abused as a Child

Some of the people who sat down for interviews include Houston's ex-husband Bobby Brown , Arista Records founder Clive Davis (who discovered her), and Kevin Costner with whom she co-starred in The Bodyguard . "And eventually, she ( Houston ) stepped down to lift him up". Reid makes a bold statement in the trailer saying he wasn't aware of Houston's drug use.

Entertaiment Harshvardhan Kapoor's 'Bhavesh Joshi' to clash with 'Veere Di Wedding'
Author: 0 Harshvardhan Kapoor's 'Bhavesh Joshi' to clash with 'Veere Di Wedding'

Distributor and trade analyst Girish Wankhede, however, said: "The makers of Bhavesh Joshi should delay the release as Veere Di Wedding is carrying a very huge buzz and Harshvardhan's film will not get noticed". In Bhavesh Joshi Superhero , Harshvardhan plays a social crusader who fights against corruption. Meanwhile, Sonam and her girl gang had booked the first June weekend for Veere Di Wedding's release previous year.

Entertaiment Aliens Exist However Might Be In Parallel Universe
Author: 0 Aliens Exist However Might Be In Parallel Universe

According to a new pair of studies in the journal Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society , there's a decent chance that life-fostering planets could exist in a parallel universe - even if that universe were being torn apart by dark energy .

Entertaiment Deadpool 2 tracking a $350 million worldwide opening weekend
Author: 0 Deadpool 2 tracking a $350 million worldwide opening weekend

It's pretty unbelievable", says Reynolds , joking of little James , "My daughter's had a really, really awful ego problem now after that song came out. Also, kudos to director David Deitch for finding increasingly interesting ways to visualize the concept of luck, which contrary to Deadpool's repeated assertions to the contrary is definitely a superpower.

Entertaiment Taraji P. Henson engaged to National Football League player Kelvin Hayden
Author: 0 Taraji P. Henson engaged to National Football League player Kelvin Hayden

Henson who has a 24 years old son from her previous relationship, shared a photo showing off her new rock and let her followers know "I said yes y'all!" She continued, "He started with the Cartier love bracelet BUT that was my #Mothersday gift and then he dropped to his knee and I nearly passed out!#sheisofficiallyoffthemarket and she is sooooooooooooo HAPPY!" She said: "I'm very happy".

Entertaiment Ronda Rousey Makes Major Announcement About Her Personal Life
Author: 0 Ronda Rousey Makes Major Announcement About Her Personal Life

MMA fighter Ronda Rousey appears on the red carpet of the WWE Mae Young Classic on September 12, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Placing her in the ring with Nia Jax over a more polished talent like Flair so early in her career is a risk, but maybe Rousey can outperform expectations once again.

Entertaiment Autopsy shows exploding vape pen, not fire, killed St. Pete man
Author: 0 Autopsy shows exploding vape pen, not fire, killed St. Pete man

In an autopsy report seen by ABC Action News , examiners explained that the e-cigarette made a "projectile wound" in D'Elia's skull, becoming lodged in his brain. Smok-E Mountain, however, told ABC its e-cigarettes do not explode, suggesting instead that the device's battery or atomizer was likely to blame.

Entertaiment 'Laurel' or 'Yanny'? People can't decide but we may have the answer
Author: 0 'Laurel' or 'Yanny'? People can't decide but we may have the answer

She posted the audio clip to her Instagram story, another student re-published it as a poll, and then a friend put it on Reddit, thus sparking the nationwide debate. But failing those theories, he said it "could just be a big internet hoax". As the bass is adjusted, the word seems to shift. It can also be the psychological properties of our hearing system.

Entertaiment Murphy Brown, Magnum PI, Young Sheldon, Big Bang Theory Return
Author: 0 Murphy Brown, Magnum PI, Young Sheldon, Big Bang Theory Return

CBS announced its fall schedule Wednesday morning, placing the revived sitcom the behind " Mom " at 9:30 on Thursdays. So while The Eye is keeping 24 of its series from 2017, it is also toying with three new comedies and five new dramas, which include (naturally) a host of police procedural ( FBI , The Red Line ), revivals like Murphy Brown , and reboots like Magnum P.I.