Leonardo DiCaprio unveils climate change ‘Before the Flood’ at the Toronto International Film Festival

September 10, 2016

At the Toronto International Film Festival, Leonardo DiCaprio has unveiled his climate change documentary “Before the Flood”. The film was directed by Fisher Stevens. It chronicles DiCaprio’s exploits around the globe to raise awareness about climate change. DiCaprio is a United Nations Ambassador of Peace. He was greeted by fans outside the film’s premiere Friday. The Academy Award-winning actor says, “We are truly at a turning point in history.” He says this…

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Investigation : One Person Dead in a House Fire in Lander

September 9, 2016

Authorities are investigating that one person dead in a house fire in Lander . The identity of the person who died in Wednesday’s fire has not yet been released. Fire crews had responded around 5:30 a.m. to a report of smoke coming from the residence. Chief of Lander’s volunteer fire department, Eric Siwik, says they found the victim dead inside the home before extinguishing the flames, which were contained to…

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2017 Miss America : Miss Arkansas and Miss Maryland Win the 2nd Night

September 8, 2016

Miss Maryland and Miss Arkansas have won preliminary contests in the second night of the Miss America pageant. The second night of the Miss America pageant, Miss Maryland and Miss Arkansas have won preliminary contests. Miss Maryland Hannah Brewer won the swimsuit competition, while Miss Arkansas Savvy Shields won the talent portion by jazz dancing to a song from the former TV show “Smash.” The competition was held at Boardwalk Hall in…

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As the First Openly Lesbian Contestant, Miss Missouri, Erin O’ Flaherty Will Compete for the Miss America This Weekend

September 7, 2016

Miss Missouri, Erin O’ Flaherty, as the first openly lesbian contestant, will compete for the Miss America crown this weekend. “Behind the scenes, we’ve been well-represented, but I’m the first openly gay title holder, so I’m very excited,” she told The Associated Press in a recent interview. “I knew going in that I had the opportunity to make history. Now I get to be more visible to the community and…

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Miss America Competition 2016 Begins at Tuesday Night in Atlantic City

Miss America
September 7, 2016

Miss America gets underway Tuesday night in Atlantic City. The first night of preliminary competition is to begin at Boardwalk Hall in the city where the pageant began in 1921 as a way to extend the summer tourist season beyond Labor Day weekend. The competition will include contestants from all 50 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. Tuesday night is the first of three nights of preliminary competition…

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The Chemotherapy Has Diminished Craig Sager’s Once Lustrous Chestnut Hair to a Few Unruly Strands

September 1, 2016

The chemotherapy hope a simple green T-shirt and blue shorts adorn the man known by millions for his ostentatious wardrobe and easy rapport with the NBA’s elite. He methodically extended a long, skinny arm to an IV pole holding the stem cells he is counting on to save his life. There was silence as he cradled the tube, watching the crimson liquid drip, drip, drip in a perfect cadence into…

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Myanmar-Kofi Annan Story : Myanmar Buddhis Group Says Post Insulting Kofi Annan Was Fake

A Ma Ba Tha leader says  that the post and the Facebook page on which it appeared are fake. Myanmar’s government announced last week that Annan will lead an advisory panel aimed at finding “lasting solutions” to the conflict in Rakhine state, where human rights groups have documented widespread abuses against minority Rohingya Muslims. Rakhine Buddhist nationalists have denounced the commission. Annan was criticized Monday on a page that appeared…

September 1, 2016
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Police Response : Chris Brown’s Home Search After Gun Allegation

August 31, 2016

The Latest on a police response at singer Chris Brown’s Los Angeles home (all times local): 5 p.m. Los Angeles police detectives were searching the home of Chris Brown after a woman says he pointed a gun at her. Baylee Curran tells The Los Angeles Times that she and a friend went to Brown’s house with a business associate Monday night. She says she was admiring the diamond necklace of a…

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London Police Arrested More Than 100 People Amid Sporadic Violence at the Annual Notting Hill Carnival

August 29, 2016

The annual Notting Hill Carnival is British capital’s annual celebration of Caribbean culture, and often includes trouble on the sidelines, but this Sunday, more than 100 people amid sporadic violence was arrested by London police. The Metropolitan Police reported at least four knife attacks during the opening day of the two-day festival in west London. It said four males aged 15 to 20 were wounded, with one 15-year-old boy hospitalized in critical…

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MTV VMAs : Kanye West Long Rant and Beyonce Surprise Performance

August 29, 2016

Do you know what will be the spectacle at the MTV Video Music Awards this year? The show returns to New York on Sunday, where Beyonce is the leading nominee with 11. MTV confirmed via Twitter on Sunday that Beyonce will perform. She outshined her peers at the 2014 VMAs, closing the show with a 16-minute medley of songs from her self-titled surprise album that dominated that night. West has…

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