• Uber bans right-wing activist after racist rant about Muslim drivers
Uber bans right-wing activist after racist rant about Muslim drivers

Ride-sharing app Uber banned far-right activist Laura Loomer after she complained about Muslim Uber drivers just after a terrorist attack in New York City allegedly involved a former Uber driver. Loomer's tweets drew criticism on Twitter as well. The response immediately earned acclaim from those on the internet, who praised Hadid for s...

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  • Elliott gets administrative stay in court, will play against Kansas City
Elliott gets administrative stay in court, will play against Kansas City

Why? As Elliott said on Friday, being labeled an abuser is bigger than football. His status after Sunday will be decided by the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, perhaps as early as next week. In written arguments submitted to the 2nd Circuit Thursday, the league argued that the issues were bigger than a single player. Lawyers on both sides di...

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  • Broadcom may offer more than $100 billion for Qualcomm
Broadcom may offer more than $100 billion for Qualcomm

No final decisions have been made and there is no guarantee a deal will go ahead. Share value in Qualcomm is up almost 14 percent on the news. Broadcom fell slightly to trade up about 1 per cent, for a market valuation of $107-billion.

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  • Kim Kardashian shares the weirdest thing about husband Kanye West
Kim Kardashian shares the weirdest thing about husband Kanye West

Lawrence asked Kardashian-West. Imagine her sitting down with other celebrities to get them to admit if they fart or not. Do you talk about farts? "I don't fart. "How did you pick your surrogate , and why didn't you ask me?" she quipped, adding, "Was I even in the conversation?" when Kardashian West gave pause.

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  • Actress Paz De La Huerta Says Harvey Weinstein Raped Her Twice
Actress Paz De La Huerta Says Harvey Weinstein Raped Her Twice

Boyce said that her " ability to articulate each and every minute of the crime, where she was, where they met, where this happened and what he did ", made her case believable, the Associated Press reported. I felt afraid. It wasn't consensual", she told the magazine. De la Huerta follows dozens of women who have come out against Weinstein allegin...

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  • 22 dead, scores injured in Indian power plant explosion
22 dead, scores injured in Indian power plant explosion

Rescue work ended on Thursday and the National Thermal Power Corporation, which runs the plant, ordered an investigation. Sabbir Enam, 31, was detained on Tuesday and formally arrested yesterday, a senior police official said. Police believe that the ash collected in the furnace below the boiler and raised the pressure inside to the point of expl...

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  • Taco Bell gives out free tacos Wednesday in World Series promotion
Taco Bell gives out free tacos Wednesday in World Series promotion

At this point you may be asking, "What do I care?" This year's taco savior emerged early in the series between the Los Angeles Dodgers and Houston Astros when Houston's Cameron Maybin swiped second base in Game 2. For today, until any new taco heroes step (or steal) forward, all you have to do is run it in to your local Taco Bell . The giveawa...

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  • Something Is Definitely Going Down With Selena Gomez And Justin Bieber
Something Is Definitely Going Down With Selena Gomez And Justin Bieber

After a weekend hangout, which TMZ indicates included an one-on-one breakfast trip after the two reportedly attended a church service together, Gomez and Bieber were spotted out and about on Wednesday, Nov. "They managed things independently this year that made them diverse individuals". They think he caused Selena a lot of grief. Selena Gom...

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  • Millie Bobby Brown's Kardashian Obsession Puts Jennifer Lawrence To Shame
Millie Bobby Brown's Kardashian Obsession Puts Jennifer Lawrence To Shame

Brown then proceeded to quickly rattle off other significant moments from Season 1, ranging from her character Eleven's adventure in the Upside Down, to the attacks from the Demogorgon, to the controversial issue of #JusticeForBarb . Not so much that you should stop, but just consider yourselves PSAed. "Because if I think about it, it freaks me...

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  • Heidi Klum Thrills in Epic Michael Jackson Halloween Costume
Heidi Klum Thrills in Epic Michael Jackson Halloween Costume

It's safe to say she completely nailed it. " Michael Jackson's " Thriller " video is so iconic and it is so fabulous that we had to redo that for Halloween so we're all learning this dance", Entertainment Tonight quoted Klum as saying.

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  • Watch an extended trailer for Margot Robbie's Tonya Harding biopic 'I, Tonya'
Watch an extended trailer for Margot Robbie's Tonya Harding biopic 'I, Tonya'

Though Harding was the first American woman to complete a triple axel in competition, her legacy has forever been defined by her association with an infamous, ill-conceived and worse-executed attack on fellow Olympic competitor Nancy Kerrigan in 1994.

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  • Kylie Jenner Shows Up For Halloween Dressed As An Angel
Kylie Jenner Shows Up For Halloween Dressed As An Angel

Sources have confirmed to UsWeekly that the starlet is indeed expecting a baby boy with the National Basketball Association forward. Khloe Kardashian sure knows how to keep her fans guessing. "Holy s-t. I'm like one of those fat kids that sweat when they get excited", Khloe says in the clip, turning on the air conditioning in the au...

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  • The victor of Great British Bake Off has just been announced
The victor of Great British Bake Off has just been announced

The 77-year-old show judge took to Twitter to comment on the final earlier today, admitting it had been "so emotional", but unfortunately wrote the name of the person who will be crowned the victor on Tuesday night's show. Hollywood was criticised when he chose to move with the ex-BBC programme, with fans saying that the show could be doomed. The...

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  • Rose McGowan slams arrest warrant as attempt to 'silence' her
Rose McGowan slams arrest warrant as attempt to 'silence' her

After the items allegedly tested positive for narcotics, the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority Police Department obtained a warrant for McGowan's arrest on February 1, The Associated Press reported . This week, the actress revealed that just one day before the New York Times expose was published, she was offered $1 million to keep...

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  • Netflix to cancel House of Cards in wake of Kevin Spacey allegations
Netflix to cancel House of Cards in wake of Kevin Spacey allegations

Spacey, at the time, was 26. It was also announced that the 58-year-old actor, who was meant to be honoured by the International TV Academy with an Emmy Founders Award in November, will no longer receive his Emmy Award. Meanwhile, The Old Vic Theatre in London has said it is "deeply dismayed" by the sexual advance allegation made against Spacey...

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  • India ranked 100th in ease of doing business
India ranked 100th in ease of doing business

India's rank has risen to 100 in the latest report compared to 130 previous year in " ease of doing business ". "Predictably, this has sent a chill through the business community and no "ease of doing business" is visible there", he added.

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  • The Weeknd & Selena Gomez Breakup
The Weeknd & Selena Gomez Breakup

The Weeknd is performing on an global tour, and Selena has had her hands full with a whirlwind of press due to the rekindling of a platonic friendship with her ex Justin Bieber , the release of her new single , and opening up about her experience with lupus.

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  • MAN PS4's Story, Villains, and Cast Revealed in New Trailer
MAN PS4's Story, Villains, and Cast Revealed in New Trailer

Insomniac has said the game will cover both the hero and normal sides of Peter Parker's life, something that the trailer showcases. Well, Spider-Man is needed again when a new threat, Mister Negative , appears. The trailer built up on what was shown at E3 at we saw a bit more character development for the main baddie in the game too . Now it se...

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  • Selena Gomez Had a Second Surgery After Kidney Transplant Complications
Selena Gomez Had a Second Surgery After Kidney Transplant Complications

That was the day I came home - when I found out and she did it. Selena credits her 29-year-old best friend for saving her life. The list is seven to 10 years long. Gomez, who has since returned to work and is now shooting the new Woody Allen film, also revealed that she did not want to ask "a single person" for an organ when she discovered she ...

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  • Rainy and windy, high near 50 — TODAY'S FORECAST
Rainy and windy, high near 50 — TODAY'S FORECAST

Early morning highs in the 60s, then falling in the afternoon. Cloudy, with a low around 24. The average first freeze for Abilene is November 12, so this was unusually early for freezing weather. Wind: NE/S 10 miles per hour. Sunday night will be clear and much cooler with lows in the upper 30s. Southwest wind around 10 miles per hour. Saturda...

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