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China’s Wanda extends push into Hollywood with Golden Globe deal – Times of Malta

China’s Wanda extends push into Hollywood with Golden Globe deal
Times of Malta
China’s Dalian Wanda has agreed a $1 billion takeover of Dick Clark Productions, the company that runs the Golden Globe awards and Miss America pageants, extending the Chinese property-to-entertainment conglomerate’s buying spree in Hollywood.
It’s Official: Dick Clark Productions Sells to China’s Wanda GroupHollywood Reporter
Wanda Acquires Dick Clark for $1 billion, Entering into TV Production-Wanda GroupWanda Group

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‘Deeply disappointed’ with politics around the fest: Global Citizen – Hindustan Times


Hindustan Times

‘Deeply disappointed’ with politics around the fest: Global Citizen
Hindustan Times
Global Citizen India (GCI) is “deeply disappointed” with Global Citizen Festival getting dragged into politics. The festival, which is being held in Mumbai in partnership with Maharashtra government, will have rock band Coldplay performing on November 19.

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Couple names child after field – Seymour Tribune


Seymour Tribune

Couple names child after field
Seymour Tribune
A husband is doubly happy after his Cubs won the World Series and he won a major bet. Former Miss America and Jackson County’s own Katie Stam Irk and husband Brian Irk had their third child on Halloween. He remained nameless for several days until …

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Chinese buy Miss America Pageant, Golden Globe – Finger Lakes Times

Chinese buy Miss America Pageant, Golden GlobeFinger Lakes TimesThe Miss America Pageant is now own by the Chinese. So are the Golden Globes, and American Music Awards. Dalian Wanda Group announced Friday the acquisition of a 100 percent stake in Dick …

Congress Wants Coldplay’s India Concert To Be Postponed, And Has Very Valid Reasons For It – TopYaps


TopYaps

Congress Wants Coldplay’s India Concert To Be Postponed, And Has Very Valid Reasons For It
TopYaps
Maharastra Congress along with NCP on November 3 alleged BJP-led state government of deriving ‘political mileage’ out of the upcoming Coldplay concert, as it scheduled to be held just days before local bodies polls are to be held there.

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Coldplay ban: Sanjay Nirupam fails to gain mileage from Congress leaders – Mumbai Mirror

Coldplay ban: Sanjay Nirupam fails to gain mileage from Congress leaders
Mumbai Mirror
Billed as one of the most anticipated events in Mumbai’s cultural calendar, the Coldplay concert is part of the Global Citizen Festival. The line-up includes rap mogul Jay-Z, Bollywood stars like Aamir Khan, Ranveer Singh and Katrina Kaif among others.

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Chinese buy Miss America Pageant, Golden Globe – The Kearney Courier

The Kearney CourierChinese buy Miss America Pageant, Golden GlobeThe Kearney CourierThe Miss America Pageant is now own by the Chinese. So are the Golden Globes, and American Music Awards. Dalian Wanda Group announced Friday the acquisition of a 100 pe…

Global Citizen Disappointed with Politics Around Coldplay Concert – The Quint


The Quint

Global Citizen Disappointed with Politics Around Coldplay Concert
The Quint
Global Citizen India (GCI) is ‘deeply disappointed’ with Global Citizen Festival getting dragged into politics, after the Coldplay concert was attacked by Congress earlier on Friday. The festival, which is being held here in partnership with

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Fmr. Miss America loses bet, husband names son Wrigley after Cubs win – WSPA.com


WSPA.com

Fmr. Miss America loses bet, husband names son Wrigley after Cubs win
WSPA.com
Former Miss America and Indiana’s own Katie Stam-Irk and her husband Brian Irk had their third child on Halloween, but the baby remained officially nameless until the winner of the World Series was determined, all because of a little bet Katie proposed.

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College Football’s Fumbles – Daily Caller

College Football’s Fumbles
Daily Caller
Many Mississippians well remember Halloween night in 1959, while at the top of the world with a second consecutive Miss Mississippi, Lynda Lee Meade, named Miss America late in the summer now having their hearts ripped out by Billy Cannon and his …

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