Meghan Markle and Prince Harry reportedly spent 3 days at George and Amal Clooney’s luxurious $12.8 million Lake Como villa

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle visited fellow A-listers George and Amal Clooney at the weekend, according to Italian media and Us Weekly. The royal couple reportedly travelled to the Clooneys’ Lake Como residence via private jet. The Clooneys attended the royal wedding in May, but Amal and Markle have reportedly been friends for some time, with the human rights lawyer apparently taking time to help the Duchess settle into London. The Clooneys have been in Italy for a while now — George was taken to hospital in July after a scooter accident in Sardinia. Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have reportedly spent a few days relaxing in exclusive company. The… Read More

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Kohl’s beats, but guidance comes up short (KSS)

Kohl’s beat on both the top and bottom lines. Comparable sales were positive for a fourth straight quarter. The retailer raised its guidance, but missed the consensus estimate. Watch Kohl’s trade in real time here. Kohl’s reported second-quarter results on Tuesday that outpaced Wall Street estimates on both the top and bottom lines, but gave slightly disappointing guidance that sent shares down as much as 5% ahead of the opening bell. The retailer earned an adjusted $1.76 a share on revenue of $4.31 billion. Those figures were ahead of the $1.64 and $4.29 billion that analysts surveyed by Bloomberg were anticipating. Additionally, comparable sales were positive for a fourth straight… Read More

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Full schedule released for 2018-19 Rogers Hometown Hockey tour

This October, Rogers Hometown Hockey Tour, presented by Scotiabank, returns to the open road to visit 25 communities throughout the 2018-19 season. Returning for a fifth cross-country adventure, the free family-friendly hockey celebration features two days of live entertainment, NHL alumni, local celebrities and hockey-themed activities for all ages. Running from Saturday through to Sunday evening, the festival culminates with an outdoor viewing party of a national NHL game broadcast hosted live by Ron MacLean and Tara Slone on Sportsnet. The fifth season of Rogers Hometown Hockey premieres in Kitchener, ON, October 5-7, featuring a festive celebration of the 50th anniversary of Oktoberfest and an Original Six showdown between the… Read More

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‘We Are All Accumulating Mountains Of Things”

It’s easier than ever to buy things online. It’s so easy that Ryan Cassata sometimes does it in his sleep. Cassata, a 24-year-old singer/songwriter and actor from Los Angeles, recently got a notification from Amazon that a package had been shipped to his apartment, but he didn’t remember buying anything. When he logged onto his account and saw that a fanny pack and some socks were on the way, he remembered: A few nights back, he had woken up in the middle of the night to browse—and apparently shop on—Amazon. He shops when he’s awake, too, buying little gadgets like an onion chopper, discounted staples like a 240-pack of gum,… Read More

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One of the best UFC analysts in the fight game expects Conor McGregor to retire forever if he loses his comeback bout against Khabib Nurmagomedov

Conor McGregor will never fight again if he loses to Khabib Nurmagomedov. That is the opinion of UFC expert Robin Black, who says the stakes are incredibly high in a bout that has been billed as “the biggest fight in UFC history.” Black said the winner of UFC 229: Khabib vs. McGregor will achieve combat sport immortality, while the loser will be haunted by the result forever. Conor McGregor will retire from the fight game forever if he loses his upcoming comeback bout against Khabib Nurmagomedov, according to one of the best UFC analysts in the business. McGregor has not fought in UFC since his knockout victory over Eddie Alvarez… Read More

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Madonna Gets DESTROYED for Bizarre, Self-Serving Aretha Franklin Tribute

The 2018 MTV Video Music Awards proved that both Jennifer Lopez and Madonna pretty much never age or change. The former was honored with a lifetime achievement award at the ceremony and also put on an incredible performance that showed off her dance moves and her ridiculous body. The latter, meanwhile, stood on stage and was tasked with paying tribute to Aretha Franklin, the truly legendary singer who passed away last week from cancer. But most viewers think she made this tribute all about herself. Following a video of Franklin’s “I Say a Little Prayer” on a big screen, members of the audience – including Lopez and Camila Cabello –… Read More

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Facebook apologizes to right-wing group PragerU after being accused of censoring its videos

Facebook apologized to a right-wing non-profit group after it blocked some of its videos, making them invisible to its followers. Facebook said the removal of the videos was a mistake, and they have been restored. PragerU seems unconvinced, claiming the removal was an act of deliberate censorship. Facebook has apologized to American conservative non-profit group PragerU after it blocked some of its videos. PragerU (Prager University) was founded by talk host Dennis Prager in 2009, and publishes five-minute videos containing short lectures on topics such as economics and constitutional law. It currently has more than three million followers on Facebook. In a press release published on its website on Friday,… Read More

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With Spaceflight’s help, LeoStella moves ahead with satellite factory south of Seattle

LeoStella’s satellite manufacturing facility will be in a business park in Tukwila. (Sabey Photo) TUKWILA, Wash. — Today it’s an empty office building in a business park south of Seattle, not far from a Mexican restaurant and an organic nursery. But within just a few months, the place will be turning out two to three satellites per month for a U.S.-European joint venture called LeoStella. “We’ll have a nice cafeteria, too,” LeoStella CEO Chris Chautard told GeekWire. LeoStella is a 50-50 joint venture owned by Seattle-based Spaceflight Industries and Thales Alenia Space, a French-Italian heavyweight of the aerospace industries. The hookup is part of a $150 million deal announced in… Read More

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NYU is offering free tuition to its students to fix one of the biggest problems in healthcare – but not everyone is convinced it’ll work

New York University said last Thursday that it would offer free tuition to its current and future medical students. NYU hopes that this move will help with the shortage of doctors in the US and encourage more students to go into primary care. Many physicians voiced their skepticism about this goal via Twitter, claiming that free tuition alone won’t alleviate the financial barriers of pursuing a career in medicine. New York University made a bold move on Thursday when it said it would offer free tuition to current and future medical students. The university hopes this will alleviate the financial barriers that discourage many promising high school and college students… Read More

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