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Entertaiment Tony Allen finalizing 1-year deal with Pelicans
Author: 0 Tony Allen finalizing 1-year deal with Pelicans

Allen is going into his 14th season in the league, during which he'll turn 36 years old. "Now Allen joins a Pelicans team that can certainly make use of his defensive acumen but is still very much searching for a way to open up space for its supersize frontcourt of Anthony Davis and DeMarcus Cousins", the report says.

Entertaiment Deadly Hurricane Irma leaves the Caribbean as Hurricane Jose turns north
Author: 0 Deadly Hurricane Irma leaves the Caribbean as Hurricane Jose turns north

Branson, who lives in the British Virgin Islands , which were devastated by Irma, rode out the storm in his wine cellar. Theresa May took personal charge of the government's response to the devastation wrought by Irma in the British Caribbean on Friday, when she chaired an emergency meeting of Cobra and declared British troops were working around the clock to restore basic services and help victims.

Entertaiment Bangladesh offers land to shelter Rohingya fleeing Myanmar
Author: 0 Bangladesh offers land to shelter Rohingya fleeing Myanmar

Operations carried out by government security forces against Rohingyas led to grave breaches of human rights, including mass killings, third-degree torture, ill-treatment, arbitrary arrests, rapes and other sexual violence. "We are so anxious and concerned about what's taking place in Myanmar against the most persecuted minority in the world", Executive Director of CAIR, Nihad Awad said.

Entertaiment Hurricane Irma likely to be far worse than monster Andrew
Author: 0 Hurricane Irma likely to be far worse than monster Andrew

As of about noon, six of 42 bridges in the Keys had been inspected by the Florida Deptartment of Transportation, and none had been cleared of debris and downed power lines enough to be re-opened to vehicles. No injuries have been reported. Florida: 6.2 million customers, according to Floridadisaster.org. FEMA chief Brock Long has said some places won't have electricity for weeks.

Entertaiment Ohio State falls to No. 8, No. 9 in AP, Coaches polls
Author: 0 Ohio State falls to No. 8, No. 9 in AP, Coaches polls

Coming off an impressive 31-16 road win over the Ohio State Buckeyes , the Oklahoma Sooners are 12-0 straight up and 9-3 against the spread over their last 12 games. "This isn't the NFL . If some committee somewhere is making some decision somewhere based on that (game), we've got some serious problems". But it's a clear step behind the top teams in the poll right now.

Entertaiment Jacksonville Jaguars WR Allen Robinson may have torn ACL
Author: 0 Jacksonville Jaguars WR Allen Robinson may have torn ACL

Robinson , who made the Pro Bowl in 2015 following a 1,400-yard, 14-touchdown campaign, is entering the final year of his rookie contract and looking for a long-term deal. Lee has 115 receptions for 1,464 yards and five touchdowns in three National Football League seasons and has started 16 games in three seasons. Aside from injuries, Bortles' erratic play makes it hard to trust either player as starting options in your lineup.

Entertaiment Merkel, Putin to Talk North Korea
Author: 0 Merkel, Putin to Talk North Korea

Peru on Monday ordered North Korea's ambassador to leave the country within five days because of Pyongyang's nuclear tests in defiance of the global community. A United States official, familiar with the council negotiations and speaking on condition of anonymity, told Reuters North Korea imported some 4.5 million barrels of refined petroleum products annually and four million barrels of crude oil.

Entertaiment Potentially Dangerous Joke Invites People To Shoot At Hurricane Irma
Author: 0 Potentially Dangerous Joke Invites People To Shoot At Hurricane Irma

According to the National Hurricane Center's 5 a.m. advisory, Irma was downgraded to a Category 1 storm , still a monster despite the weakening. Storm surge doesn't just come from the ocean. "This is a big hurricane", said Jamie Rhome, NHC storm surge team leader. At the time, it was the most destructive hurricane to ever strike the U.S., causing up to $32bn of damage in the day's valuation of the dollar and killing 65 people.

Entertaiment New reports emerge about the sudden death of Eric Bolling's son
Author: 0 New reports emerge about the sudden death of Eric Bolling's son

As you've likely heard, over the weekend former Fox News personality Eric Bolling confirmed his 19-year-old son had passed away. " Adrienne and I are devastated by the loss of our beloved son Eric Chase last night". According to TMZ , he made the decision to leave the network earlier than he had originally wanted to in no small part because of the "publicity and embarrassment" that his son was facing in the wake of the scandal.

Entertaiment Irma knocks out power to 5.5M homes, businesses
Author: 0 Irma knocks out power to 5.5M homes, businesses

Earlier on Monday, a 66-year-old man in Worth County was trapped beneath debris when a shed collapsed while he was on the roof. Powerful winds from Hurricane Irma battered Florida with forecasters warning of unsafe strom surges that will lead to massive flooding across the U.S.

Entertaiment Miss Texas Slams Trump, Live On Miss America Pageant Broadcast
Author: 0 Miss Texas Slams Trump, Live On Miss America Pageant Broadcast

The 22-year-old unleashed. Wood said it was "obvious" that Charlottesville was an act of terrorism and that the president should have made a statement addressing the issue earlier. It wasn't until late the next morning that President Trump spoke out on this tragedy , and he did so in a way that had left people enraged. "The press has treated them absolutely unfairly".

Entertaiment FPL, LCEC working to restore power to millions
Author: 0 FPL, LCEC working to restore power to millions

To report a power outage in Florida, locate the contact information for your provider on the state Public Service Commission's website . The Governor said that 76,000 customers had already lost power. FPL said this power outage is the largest in the company's history. Although FPL says they don't have a timeline as to when you can expect to have your power back on, they say if you live near a hospital, a police station or a fire station you can expect to have your power back on sooner ...

Entertaiment Peter Kraus Shares His Thoughts on New 'The Bachelor' Lead Arie Luyendyk
Author: 0 Peter Kraus Shares His Thoughts on New 'The Bachelor' Lead Arie Luyendyk

According to a report from Us Weekly , Luyendyk Jr. had also been in a relationship with " Bachelor " season 16 contestant Courtney Robertson up until recently. Granted, those answers are coming from an exec at ABC who sat down with Entertainment Tonight , so take them with a grain of salt since they're probably PR-approved.

Author: 0 Hurricane Jose passing outer Caribbean islands, but flood threats remain

Jose is moving toward the northwest near 13 miles per hour (20 km/h). NASA have released this remarkable satellite image of hurricanes Katia, Irma and Jose in the Caribbean and Gulf of Mexico. Irma and its two siblings, Jose (Category 4), and Katia (now a tropical depression), made Wednesday and Thursday the fourth- and third-most violent dates in the history of ACE Atlantic-basin record-keeping.

Entertaiment 4 takeaways from Bears' defensive performance in Week 1 loss to Falcons
Author: 0 4 takeaways from Bears' defensive performance in Week 1 loss to Falcons

While we will need verification from the Bears coaches, I feel the breakdown was on one of the linebackers. "We weren't surprised that it was going to come down to be close , and we talked about that a lot as a team", Quinn said. A pause here to salute a desperate stand, made only after the Bears drove the first 77 yards of that possession with disconcerting ease. Not since the Buffalo Bills dropped four in a row in the 1990s has a losing team returned to the Super Bowl the following ...

Entertaiment KIM In Talks To Replace SKREIN On HELLBOY
Author: 0 KIM In Talks To Replace SKREIN On HELLBOY

For those who aren't that familiar with the character, the Major is a former U.S. Marine who later on becomes part of the Bureau for Paranormal Research and Defense . "There has been intense conversation and understandable upset since that announcement, and I must do what I feel is right". The Korean-American actor, still best known for Lost , walked away from his most recent job in June, resigning from TV's rebooted Hawaii Five-0 following a salary dispute after seven years in the main ...

Entertaiment Rihanna rides into New York Fashion Week like a rock star
Author: 0 Rihanna rides into New York Fashion Week like a rock star

Meanwhile, Rihanna officially launched her new Fenty Beauty range last week and took over New York's Times Square for the big event. After the models strutted, Rihanna rode on the back of a bike in true rock star form with one hand displaying the sign of the horns and her tongue sticking out.

Entertaiment Ernest Hemingway's House, Cats Survive Irma in Florida Keys
Author: 0 Ernest Hemingway's House, Cats Survive Irma in Florida Keys

There's no power and no cell service, museum curator Dave Gonzales said (via a landline), but the building has a spotless record in hurricanes going back 166 years. The cats, Gonzales said, seemed to sense the storm was coming. Jacque Sands, the general manager of the Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum told the newspaper that the house was not severely damaged by the cyclone, and that the museum's 10 staffers and the dozens of polydactyl felines that populate the property are safe and ...

Entertaiment Curb Your Enthusiasm Season 9 Trailer Wants You to Be Happy Elsewhere
Author: 0 Curb Your Enthusiasm Season 9 Trailer Wants You to Be Happy Elsewhere

Larry David is, unsurprisingly, still peeved and frustrated with everything and everyone in the upcoming ten-episode season. -Larry chides his assistant, played by Carrie Brownstein , for skipping work due to constipation. It's been so long since Curb Your Enthusiasm has been on the air that the instantly recognizable theme music has become a meme , and creator and star Larry David is has become primarily known for his uncanny Bernie Sanders impression on Saturday Night Live .

Entertaiment Trevor Noah bags his first Emmy
Author: 0 Trevor Noah bags his first Emmy

Jonathan Nolan's futuristic western series won in award categories covering hair styling, make-up, visual effects and sound mixing, while HBO's miniseries The Night Of received technical praise in the limited series or movie categories.

Entertaiment Kid Rock responds to protests against his concerts
Author: 0 Kid Rock responds to protests against his concerts

The National Action Network's Detroit chapter has called for the city to cancel the concerts and planned protests against them. "They are trying to use the old confederate flag BS ... The musician is set to open the new Little Caesars Arena in Detroit with a series of six concerts starting Tuesday, but last week, civil rights groups called him out for his support of President Donald Trump , his use of the Confederate flag and his comments against Colin Kaepernick .

Entertaiment Senate ups Hurricane Harvey relief package to $15 billion
Author: 0 Senate ups Hurricane Harvey relief package to $15 billion

Harvey, which battered Texas and parts of Louisiana in late August, will be "the costliest weather disaster in United States history at $190 billion or one full percentage point of GDP" which stands at $19 trillion. "To put it in perspective, over four days we received requests for over 340 housing units", Jones said. Irma came to Florida less than two weeks after Hurricane Harvey wreaked havoc on Texas and Louisiana, killing over 70 people, according to the AP.

Entertaiment No new Arkham game claims Batman's voice actor
Author: 0 No new Arkham game claims Batman's voice actor

This seems to rather conclusively rule out the possibility of a new Batman: Arkham game- that said, that doesn't mean that there won't be a new Batman game in that vein, period. Conroy said that, 'there's no plan to do another one. For starters, we have to question just how much Conroy knows about the production of the games.

Entertaiment Fox & Friends equates 9/11 memorial with Confederate monuments
Author: 0 Fox & Friends equates 9/11 memorial with Confederate monuments

The continuing adventures of the worst cabinet in American history brings us on Monday morning to the doorstep of Ryan Zinke , Secretary of the Interior who, with EPA administrator Scott Pruitt, is the worst thing to happen to the natural world since that meteor touched down off Mexico.

Entertaiment Today Marks The 16th Anniversary of 9/11
Author: 0 Today Marks The 16th Anniversary of 9/11

Shortly after, the fourth hijacked airplane, United Flight 93, was reported crash-landing in an empty field on the outskirts of Shanksville, Pennsylvania. Almost 3-thousand people died and over 6-thousand were injured when four planes were crashed into the Twin Towers , Pentagon and a field in Pennsylvania.

Entertaiment Patty Jenkins Is Officially Back for the Wonder Woman Sequel
Author: 0 Patty Jenkins Is Officially Back for the Wonder Woman Sequel

Variety revealed the news today, confirming she has officially reached a deal with Warner Bros.to direct the sequel starring Gal Gadot as the titular superheroine. By locking Jenkins in to write and produce, as well, it seems she'll continue to have a good bit of creative control over the character's direction. Jenkins was only signed on to direct one " Wonder Woman " movie, which led to a tough negotiating process between her reps and the studio as the box-office tally for the movie ...

Entertaiment Nissan Leaf-based SUV to debut at Tokyo Motor Show
Author: 0 Nissan Leaf-based SUV to debut at Tokyo Motor Show

That's up from up to 280 kilometers or 107 miles for Leaf models on sale now. But we should get some useful data to see how many Bolt EVs Chevrolet will sell now that it's on sale throughout the USA, especially in light of Nissan's goal to double sales of the new Leaf over the old one.

Entertaiment Angelina Jolie is annoyed by the rumors, it sets the record straight
Author: 0 Angelina Jolie is annoyed by the rumors, it sets the record straight

The animated film about a young girl in Afghanistan who dresses up as a boy in order to earn money to support her family. Jolie's latest directorial outing, Netflix's " First They Killed My Father ", is also set to screen at Toronto. The actress spoke to Good Morning America about how her family is coping with the divorce, saying “we will always be a family”. The most recent premiere they attended was in February, Angie with kids was in Cambodia with her war drama " First they kill my ...

Entertaiment Man arrested after 25-year-old woman found dead at Bestival
Author: 0 Man arrested after 25-year-old woman found dead at Bestival

Police were called to the festival just before 1am today after friends expressed concerns for the young woman who had gone missing. "A post-mortem examination will be carried out in due course and this should give us more of an indication as to the cause of her death".