Headlines on 2018-10-11

  • Deadline’s THE CONTENDERS Los Angeles Event Set For November 3; Top Talent From 30 Oscar Hopefuls To Participate

    Invites are going out NOW! Deadline's eighth annual The Contenders event is taking over the DGA Theater on Saturday, November 3rd. The annual invitation-only event is one of the most anticipated every awards season and this year it has gotten bigger and better than ever. Academy and select guild members will get to see 17 studios present over 30 films showcasing clips and onstage discussions with actors, directors, producers, writers and others who are were so integral to…

    Deadline
  • Peter King: Giants GM Dave Gettleman 'a personnel dinosaur' who needs to target QB in 2019 NFL Draft

    Peter King says Giants' Eli Manning's struggles are evident for 5 years, which is why he didn't agree with Saquon Barkley draft pick. Watch video Unless he chooses a fullback to block for Saquon Barkley or stunningly changes organizations, Giants general manager Dave Gettleman will not use a third straight first-round draft pick on a running back in 2019. Gettleman drafted Christian McCaffrey with the No. 8 overall pick for the Panthers in 2017...

    www.nj.com
  • Hulu picks up drama series about the creation of the Wu-Tang Clan

    According to Variety, Hulu has given a straight-to-series order to Wu-Tang: An American Saga, a 10-episode drama about how a guy living in ‘90s New York named Bobby Diggs became RZA and formed the iconic Wu-Tang Clan rap group. The series will be written by both RZA and Alex Tse, the writer behind the recent SuperFly remake, with Method Man executive producing and Ghostface Killa, Inspectah Deck, Masta Killa, GZA, and the estate of Ol’ Dirty Bastard on board as consulting producers. So, this is...

    News
  • Thousands of young US children get no vaccines, survey finds

    A small but growing proportion of the youngest children in the U.S. have not been vaccinated against any disease, worrying health officials.

    KSBW
  • Swimwear designer reveals how long it takes to notice a difference in your body after exercising

    Australian bikini designer and businesswoman Karina Irby revealed exactly how long it takes to notice a difference in your body after changing your diet and exercise regime.

    Mail Online
  • Delrish Moss resigns as police chief in Ferguson

    Delrish Moss, who had a long career with the Miami Police Department, is coming back home.   After taking over as police chief in Ferguson in 2016, he faced a divided town that was still grappling with the aftermath of Michael Brown’s death in 2014.  After a white police officer killed the black and unarmed 18-year-old, the protests in Ferguson helped to spark the national Black Lives Matter movement. Moss spent much of his tenure helping to implement reforms, including some mandated by the U.S....

    WPLG