Global Popular News for 17 Oct 2018
The influencer has turned her 1 million Instagram followers into the beginnings of a fashion empire and a partnership with Nordstrom that drove over $4 million in sales in a single day.
The bodies of 11 babies were found in the ceiling of a shuttered Detroit funeral home Friday, according to reports. Construction workers discovered the bodies hidden in a compartment in the ceiling at... the Cantrell Funeral Home on Mack Avenue, WDIV reported. Nine of the bodies were found in a cardboard box while the other...
Tom Hiddleston poses for a photo with Ruth Wilson while attending the Michael Kors cocktail party to celebrate the designer’s collaboration with artist David Downton on Thursday (October 11) at... Claridge’s Hotel in New York City. Also joining the designer at the event were The Mummy actress Annabelle Wallis and model Kate Moss. Tom and
Better start making a mold for a tiny, teeny mouse-sized Oscar now. According to Variety, Shaft director Tim Story is reportedly Warner Bros' pick to helm their upcoming live-action/cartoon hybrid Tom... & Jerry movie. Story is also known for his work directing Ride Along, Think Like a Man, Barbershop and ... More
Kimi Raikkonen, Formula 1's most enigmatic and least understood driver, gave a top Finnish author exclusive access to write this highly-anticipated profile of the 2007 world champion.
A smarter look at America's divide.
Official warns of 'infiltration of religious extremism' amid crackdown on region's large Muslim population The "sinicisation" of religion in China's troubled north-western region of Xinjiang must be... upheld to promote ethnic solidarity and religious harmony, a senior Communist party official has said. China's state-run Xinhua news agency quoted You Quan, the head of the "united front work department", which oversees ethnic and religious affairs, while on a visit this week to Xinjiang, home to a large Muslim population.
This son is the würst! Police in Florida arrested a hungry 22-year-old jerk who pelted his mom with sausages because she accidentally bumped into him while making his dinner. Hermes Callijas-Gasperin... attacked his mother on October 8 in their Bradenton home, the Smoking Gun reported. The food fight erupted when Callijas-Gasperin demanded his mom make...
Animal-rights activists in India are imploring the prime minister to call off a hunt for a tigress blamed for 13 deaths, saying she didn't kill those people -- at least, most of 'em. Indian hunters... have been trying to bag the beast, known as Avni, for about the past two years, saying she's wreaked havoc...
Nikolas Cruz trespassed on school grounds half year before Parkland massacre.
The nearly two-month-old meerkat baby was christened Salama, the Kiswahili word for "safe".
The Walt Disney Company will contribute $1 million to aid in relief efforts across Florida's Gulf Coast region and other areas impacted by Hurricane Michael. The donation will support disaster... response and recovery efforts through the Florida Disaster Fund managed by the Volunteer Florida Foundation. "The families and communities impacted by this devastating hurricane need our help as they begin to rebuild," said Robert A. Iger, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, The…
Because of the massive amounts of rain, the Circuit of the Americas in Austin is currently a chaos. A few of the roads at the American track are currently under water, and more rain is expected in... thecoming days. Back in 2015, the second Free... More»
A U.S. Coast Guard crew seized $87 million worth of cocaine in a 50-day counterdrug mission before returning to Washington state on Friday, according to reports. The 75-member crew on the cutter... Active intercepted three suspected smuggling vessels, which disrupted the movement of nearly 5,794 pounds of illicit drugs, Fox 12 Oregon reported. The cutter...
With less than four weeks to go before the midterm elections, tens of thousands of activists are expected to descend on Chicago and Massachusetts Saturday to urge voters to head to the polls and send... a message about Brett Kavanaugh confirmation.
The top US military commander in Europe has told Sky News that NATO is ready to respond to the growing threat from Russia.
George Clooney got political while taking the stage at Variety’s Power Of Women event in Los Angeles. The 57-year-old actor stepped out at the luncheon on Friday (October 12) at the Beverly Wilshire... Four Seasons Hotel in Beverly Hills, California. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of George Clooney While introducing Emma Gonzalez to the
On the latest Billboard 200 albums chart (dated Oct. 13), Lil Wayne scored his fourth No. 1 with the chart-topping arrival of Tha Carter V. The set...
Jack Garner lost his sight aged 11, but has now fulfilled a dream to conquer Mount Elbrus.
President Trump tweeted Tuesday night that the United States has sent a message to several Central American countries regarding immigration. "We have today informed Honduras, Guatemala, and El... Salvador that if they allow their citizens, or others, to journey through their borders and up to the United States, with the intention of entering our country illegally, all payments made to them will STOP (END)!" He didn't STOP (END) there, adding in a follow-up tweet, "Anybody entering the United States illegally will be arrested and detained, prior to being sent back to their country!" There is a caravan of about 2,000 migrants headed to the United States from Honduras, and earlier in the day, Trump tweeted that if those people do not turn around and go back, "no more money or aid will be given...
A white woman was fired after getting caught on video blocking a black man from entering his own apartment building and then calling the cops on him, according to reports. D’Arreion Toles returned... to his downtown St. Louis, Mo., apartment building Friday night and found Hilary Brooke Mueller standing in the doorway with her dog...
If you live in Savannah, Georgia, recently shopped at Michaels, and saw someone acting suspicious in the googly eye-aisle, police may want to hear from you. Last week, a crafty culprit defaced a... statue of Nathanael Greene in Johnson Square, adding googly eyes to the monument. "It may look funny, but harming our historic monuments and public property is no laughing matter, in fact, it's a crime," the city wrote in a Facebook post on Friday. "We are hoping to find the person responsible!" Greene was a Revolutionary War general, whose remains were placed under the monument in 1902, the Georgia Historical Society told USA Today. Affixing googly eyes to a statue is considered criminal trespass, which is a misdemeanor offense, unless the damage is more than $500, and then it becomes criminal...
The couple has called off their engagement after five short months.
MICHAEL Buble has revealed that he is retiring from music effective immediately, saying he is done with "celebrity narcissism".
The first official wedding portraits are here.