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Lorde Perplexes Audience By Doing Everything But Singing At 2017 MTV Awards Lorde Perplexes Audience By Doing Everything But Singing At 2017 MTV Awards
- August 29, 2017

Lorde is nominated for two awards tonight at the MTV Video Music Awards , including Artist of the Year, and she came dressed to win. Her confusing onstage display may have to do with a flu the singer is fighting. Pink on the other hand had everyone in awe as she belted our a stream of her iconic songs. But as lovely as the New Zealand star's looked, it turns out she wasn't feeling almost as well. (more...)
Kim Kardashian Channels Jackie Kennedy in New Photo Shoot with North West Kim Kardashian Channels Jackie Kennedy in New Photo Shoot with North West
- August 29, 2017

Donning a pink wig, pink velvet bikini, and a fur wrap, Kim Kardashian appeared in front of cameras with a look we haven't really seen from her before. In a separate post, she says , "The photo shoot I will cherish forever as such an awesome memory with my daughter". Check out the reactions below and more photos from Kim Kasdashian's Interview magazine photo shoot. (more...)
ACLU challenges Trump's transgender service member ban ACLU challenges Trump's transgender service member ban
- August 29, 2017

The brief includes copies of the President's tweets on the issue, including one on July 26 where he wrote: "Our military must be focused on decisive and overwhelming victory and can not be burdened with the tremendous medical costs and disruption that transgender in the military would entail". (more...)
Fitbit announces Ionic smartwatch and Flyer headphones Fitbit announces Ionic smartwatch and Flyer headphones
- August 29, 2017

Long rumored, we finally have the first Fitbit smartwatch and it's called the Ionic . "The Fitbit app software development kit (SDK) will be open to developers in September 2017", says Fitbit . The Ionic also supports interchangeable bands, with the company offering Sport, Leather, and Classic options. The watch costs $299 and has a roughly four-day battery life , but will face stiff competition from the Apple Watch , which starts at $269, and has the backing of a far larger app ... (more...)
'Hitman's Bodyguard' Repeats at No. 1 With Weak $10 Million 'Hitman's Bodyguard' Repeats at No. 1 With Weak $10 Million
- August 29, 2017

As is sometimes the case in late August, once most of the flashy summer blockbusters have already opened, all of the new releases were lousy. The comedic action thriller, starring Ryan Reynolds and Samuel L. This weekend caps off a particularly slow summer box office. This is also a 45 percent drop from the same weekend a year ago that has contributed to a 14 percent overall drop in summer revenue compared to 2016. (more...)
How to watch the 'Game of Thrones' season 7 finale for free
- August 28, 2017

The final episode will be aired on Sunday in the United States of America. PREPARING FOR THE SEASON FINALE: To get ready for tonight's episode, you'll want to watch this preview below. Better still, if you're a first-time subscriber then you can even trial the service for free for 14 days. For instance, you can watch NowTV on PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, Chromecast, Apple TV, Youview, EETV and Samsung Smart TVs. (more...)
Was This The Night King's Plan All Along?
- August 27, 2017

One thing which fans have found particularly weird is the fact that the White Walkers , despite their name, have barely moved an inch for two seasons . Anyway, if the Night King can see into the future, even partially, things are going to get really tricky, really quickly. If there really is more to his power, it would make sense for his power of persuasion to be a form of warging, adding another significant connection between the Night King and the Three-Eyed Rave, a.k.a. (more...)
Watch Katy Perry's New Video For Watch Katy Perry's New Video For "Swish Swish" Featuring Nicki Minaj
- August 26, 2017

Kyle wrote. This is her first album since 2014's 1989. Let's not forget that time she bleached her hair and everyone freaked out because it just did not go with her acoustic guitar playing, horseback riding, rich prep personality at all. (more...)
How Jay Thomas Earned Sitcom Fame By Getting Killed Off On 'Cheers' How Jay Thomas Earned Sitcom Fame By Getting Killed Off On 'Cheers'
- August 25, 2017

Jay with Rhea on Cheers. Thomas played Eddie LeBac, the former-hockey-player husband of barmaid Carla on "Cheers". A publicist for Jay Thomas says the actor and radio host has died. Holland's Opus , and was a frequent guest on Late Night with David Letterman . He would likewise retell a similar story every year about a weird experience with The Lone Ranger star Clayton Moore, in which he rose up out of a minor fender bender wearing his Ranger outfit. (more...)
Breaking down the Boston Celtics acquisition of Kyrie Irving
- August 25, 2017

Of course, this is the kind of dream trade that the Suns have been looking to make for the past two years: acquire a young player or first round pick by taking on terrible contracts. "Once you have a player like Irving, who says he doesn't want to play with LeBron James ...says he wants to be the focal point of a team...you got to trade him somewhere, because basketball is a 'chemistry sport, '" he said . (more...)
Louisiana rapper Mystikal surrenders to face rape charge Louisiana rapper Mystikal surrenders to face rape charge
- August 23, 2017

Over the weekend, police in Shreveport, Louisiana issued an arrest warrant for the rapper in connection with an alleged rape in the city on October 2016. Her bond was set at $200,000. In 2004, he received a six-year prison sentence for sexual battery and extortion for attacking his former hairstylist. (more...)
Bill Cosby Hires Michael Jackson's Lawyer for Sex Assault Retrial Bill Cosby Hires Michael Jackson's Lawyer for Sex Assault Retrial
- August 22, 2017

Lawyers from the first trial in June had said they wanted off the case. Mesereau also represented actor Robert Blake , who starred in the television detective show "Baretta", at his preliminary hearing on charges he had murdered his wife. (more...)
'Game of Thrones' Season 7 Episode 6
- August 22, 2017

The next moment when King in the North addresses her as "Dany", our happiness was bound the leaps. When a ragtag band of heroes journeys to the edge of the world in the next episode of Game of Thrones , it's bound to be harrowing. Yes, the flames decreased as the Night King got near. Typically, such a rare weapon would be passed down to the successor of a House, but since Jorah was banished from Bear Island for selling poachers into slavery to get more money, his father refused ... (more...)
Kylie Jenner breaks silence on Tyga split Kylie Jenner breaks silence on Tyga split
- August 21, 2017

There was no insane fight". One producer told her: "It looks like someone is obsessed with you", before Kylie replied: "I hope the person I'm dating's obsessed with me". "I can't just not live my life and hide in the house", Kylie said. "There was absolutely nothing wrong with me and T. We'll always have a bond", she said . (more...)
Mayweather is Risking Life's Work Against McGregor - David Haye Mayweather is Risking Life's Work Against McGregor - David Haye
- August 21, 2017

A cash bar will be available in the Infinity Showroom, which will be the only venue at Pala where the fight may be viewed. "I've got the boxing skills that will hopefully tear him apart". Not many names - other than Paulie Malignaggi - have been mentioned as potential opponents for McGregor in the boxing ring, but he recently admitted that Manny Pacquiao is a name that could interest him down the line. (more...)
Despite delay, AIADMK factions hint at merger Despite delay, AIADMK factions hint at merger
- August 21, 2017

Panneerselvam will also be the AIADMK coordinator while Palaniswami will be the co-coordinator of the ruling party in Tamil Nadu . The announcement of merger was formally announced by both Palaniswami and Panneerselvam on the auspicious occasion of Amavasya, marking a Red-letter day in the AIADMK history. (more...)
British TV Presenter Bruce Forsyth Dies Aged 89 British TV Presenter Bruce Forsyth Dies Aged 89
- August 19, 2017

Liberal Democrats leader and one-off performer on Strictly , Vince Cable, followed in the footsteps of Prime Minister Theresa May and Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn as he added: "Sad day with death of Bruce forsyth ". "Thank you for the memories and the lessons, you will always be my inspiration". Sir Bruce Forsyth face-to-face with the bust of himself, which was created by Forsyth's son-in-law Dominic Grant. (more...)
'The Defenders': New Trailer Has Sigourney Weaver Threatening Marvel's Heroes 'The Defenders': New Trailer Has Sigourney Weaver Threatening Marvel's Heroes
- August 18, 2017

With less than 24 hours before the first season of The Defenders debuts, Netflix has released one final peek at the series, and it features quite the menacing voiceover and ominous words of wisdom from Sigourney Weaver as the new villain, Alexandra Reid. (more...)
Justin Bieber redeeming himself? Fans fall bigly for 'Friends' Justin Bieber redeeming himself? Fans fall bigly for 'Friends'
- August 18, 2017

A little while ago, Justin Bieber released his new song " Friends ". 17, the 23-year-old pop sensation released a new single, " Friends , ' after teasing his fans on twitter". As of now, there's no word of when Bieber plans to follow-up objective with a fifth new album. Bieber's clearly been excited about the song's release, as his Instagram page is filled with posts promoting the single. (more...)
Emma Stone tops Jennifer Lawrence as Hollywood's highest-paid actress Emma Stone tops Jennifer Lawrence as Hollywood's highest-paid actress
- August 17, 2017

Lawrence enjoyed a fairly decent year in comparison, and her latest film Passengers , opposite Chris Pratt, earned a worldwide total of $303.1m, against a production budget of $110m. But it's the actress in the second spot who is perhaps the most surprising: 48-year-old Friends star Jennifer Aniston , who hasn't appeared in a major film since early last year. (more...)
Picnic gone wrong: Grill explodes in SUV Picnic gone wrong: Grill explodes in SUV
- August 16, 2017

The wife lit a cigarette as the vehicle was driving near the entrance to the Central Florida Fairgrounds. Police said the grill, which was turned on, had a propane tank attached that was open and connected. Cindy Lane said. Authorities say when the woman lit a cigarette, the tank exploded, causing the windows to shatter. Both people inside the SUV sustained burns, but their injuries are not life-threatening. (more...)
Ryan Reynolds mourns Deadpool 2 stuntwoman Ryan Reynolds mourns Deadpool 2 stuntwoman
- August 16, 2017

Ms Harris described herself on her website as the "The first licensed African-American woman in US history to actively compete in AMA sanctioned motorcycle road racing events". Harris' website also features videos of her dexterity and expertise as a motorcycle rider. Harris, 40, died when she apparently lost control of her motorcycle and crashed through a plate glass window. (more...)
Charlottesville terror attack: Murder charge after man rams vehicle into crowd Charlottesville terror attack: Murder charge after man rams vehicle into crowd
- August 14, 2017

The suspect being held in a Virginia jail in connection with a deadly crash near a scheduled rally of white nationalists has been identified as James Alex Fields Jr ., 20, of Maumee, Ohio , according to Superintendent Martin Kumer with the Albermarle-Charlottesville County Regional Jail. (more...)
Tom Cruise Injured While Filming Stunt on 'Mission: Impossible 6' Set Tom Cruise Injured While Filming Stunt on 'Mission: Impossible 6' Set
- August 14, 2017

The actor got hurt while shooting a stunt for his upcoming Mission Impossible 6 . TMZ posted video of the action, where the 55-year-old actor was wired to an overhead rig while performing a building-to-building jump Sunday in London. Aside from Mission Impossible , Tom Cruise is also set to start working on a sequel to the hit movie Top Gun - 1986! He's become quite the stuntman over his long Hollywood career, but that doesn't mean things always go right for Tom Cruise! It is ... (more...)
Wonder Woman: Warner Bros. Announces Blu-ray Release Date And Special Features Wonder Woman: Warner Bros. Announces Blu-ray Release Date And Special Features
- August 12, 2017

The second highest grossing film of 2017, Wonder Woman , is headed to home video in a matter of weeks. This sounds very much like a scene that was shot as a potential post-credits stinger for the movie that Warner Bros. Finding the Wonder Woman Within - Feel the power of Wonder Woman as award-winning poets and inspiring public figures reveal the impact and importance of DC's greatest heroine. (more...)
Facebook's New Video Platform Could Be Big for Travel Agents Facebook's New Video Platform Could Be Big for Travel Agents
- August 12, 2017

Daniel Danker , Director of Product for the social media giant, introduced their new platform, Watch , through a news statement released on August 9. "The newsfeed, which [catered to] autoplay without sound, created this ecosystem of videos that are really different from what most video producers made before Facebook came along with their algorithm", said Solana Pyne, the executive video producer for publisher Quartz. (more...)
Music star Glen Campbell dies Music star Glen Campbell dies
- August 12, 2017

He picked up the CMA Entertainer of the Year award in 1969. The " Rhinestone Cowboy's " long career produced more than seventy albums, and in 1967 he made history by winning four Grammys. By the mid-1990s he'd taken up residence at the Glen Campbell Goodtime Theatre in Branson, Mo., where he performed regularly. After having accompanied Frank Sinatra , Elvis Presley or the Beach Boys , the guitarist prodigy went solo in 1963. (more...)
Scaramucci to grant interview amid a 'den of lions'
- August 11, 2017

Colbert doesn't seem like The Mooch's most sympathetic audience, but The Mooch also seems like he doesn't turn down a PR opportunity - for better or worse. Kelly subsequently played a role in Scaramucci's premature departure. U.S. talk show host Colbert warned the censors to get ready as he announced Monday's guest on Twitter . (more...)
$725 a night to stay in Trump's former home $725 a night to stay in Trump's former home
- August 10, 2017

According to the listing, the home has 15 beds and two sofa-beds. "Not much has been changed since the Trumps lived here, the kitchen is original and the opulent furnishings represent the style and affluence in which the Trumps would have lived", the post says. (more...)
Taylor Swift attends jury selection for groping trial against radio DJ Taylor Swift attends jury selection for groping trial against radio DJ
- August 09, 2017

District Court in Denver . Dressed in a business-like black jacket and white top, Swift, 27, one of the top-selling US singers, watched the proceedings in a federal courthouse, jotting notes on a pad of paper. Opened arguments were expected by Tuesday afternoon. Swift watched the proceedings closely, occasionally conferring with her counsel. - Shannon Melcher, Mueller's girlfriend at the time, will testify about standing on the other side of Swift when the photo was taken, and to ... (more...)
Strictly Come Dancing: Mollie King first contestant named for new series Strictly Come Dancing: Mollie King first contestant named for new series
- August 08, 2017

King said: "I'm a huge fan of Strictly Come Dancing so I can't actually believe I'm lucky enough to be taking part in it this year. She's also very well connected and has a lot of celebrity friends who will attend filming each week". "This is a great time and I can't hold out anymore, I'm very competitive". A source told The Sun newspaper: "Brian is all signed up for the show and is sure to be a laugh a minute". (more...)
Tom Brady no longer wants to talk about concussions Tom Brady no longer wants to talk about concussions
- August 07, 2017

There's nowhere else he wants to spend it besides the football field. "It's fun. It reminds you that Tom's old". Happy birthday my love! Jacoby was pretty good when he played and I think he has great potential. Happy birthday sweet Julie! Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski had no trouble deciding what to give his quarterback. "But it's just unbelievable how he's turning 40 and just where he's at right now is just unreal". (more...)
Belgian Thomas Pieters surges into lead at WGC-Bridgestone Invitational Belgian Thomas Pieters surges into lead at WGC-Bridgestone Invitational
- August 07, 2017

Jimmy Walker , one week away from the defense of his PGA Championship title, fired a five-under 65 to seize a two-shot lead after two rounds of the World Golf Championship-Bridgestone Invitational on Friday. Hideki Matsuyama had a 67 and was two shots behind. I haven't had too many this year, it's been kind of rough. He finished the day tied third, one shot back. (more...)
Colbert: White House staff should 'change the locks' while Trump on vacation Colbert: White House staff should 'change the locks' while Trump on vacation
- August 06, 2017

Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump stand together after John Kelly is sworn in as White House Chief of Staff in the Oval Office. DAVID FOLKENFLIK, BYLINE: Oh, it's a deluge. And that's not something that can always be done transparently. Both calls took place in January and, according to the paper, the transcripts had been prepared by White House staff, but not released. (more...)
McMaster Opposes Trump's Every Move on Foreign Policy McMaster Opposes Trump's Every Move on Foreign Policy
- August 06, 2017

Trump himself has expressed frustration with McMaster after being presented options on key security issues that appear only marginally different than what Obama pursued while he was in office. Kelly has also sought to tamp down on the type of death-by-leak that now is plaguing his former military colleague. A White House official said McMaster is "confident that Ezra will make many further significant contributions to national security in another position in the administration". (more...)
Jab Harry Met Sejal Review Jab Harry Met Sejal Review
- August 05, 2017

The pressing question that should have kept a film like this going is: do they get together in the end. After the lukewarm response to Salman's " Tubelight " and Ranbir Kapoor's "Jagga Jasoos ', industry is pinning hopes on Shahrukh's 'Jab Harry Met Sejal " to bring bring much-needed respite at the ticket windows. (more...)
'Dukes of Hazzard' Star Arrested With Drugs in Mass.: PD 'Dukes of Hazzard' Star Arrested With Drugs in Mass.: PD
- August 04, 2017

TMZ broke the story, Wopat was arraigned Thursday and pled not guilty for felony indecent assault and battery as well as a misdemeanor drug possession charge. As for the drug charge, cops say when they booked Wopat they found a plastic bag containing what they believe was cocaine in his front pocket, along with a blue straw. (more...)
Photographer wins $1 million defamation lawsuit against unhappy couple Photographer wins $1 million defamation lawsuit against unhappy couple
- August 03, 2017

A U.S. couple who waged an online campaign against their wedding photographer have been ordered to pay her more than $1.2m in damages. Polito said in her lawsuit that the couple repeatedly asked that their high-resolution wedding photos be forwarded to them, but the contract stipulated that they first submit an order form for their wedding album. (more...)
Cash Me Outside gets her day in court - and five years probation Cash Me Outside gets her day in court - and five years probation
- August 03, 2017

She also called the cops to falsely report her mother was on heroin. Danielle's legal trouble predates her appearance on "Dr. Phil" last September - which she got famous from after dropping her signature catchphrase. 'She posts 24-7. It's controlled by an alleged management team that promotes absurd behavior for a 14-year-old child'. Peskowitz, who works for the Palm Beach County Sheriffs Office, claims his parental rights are being 'stripped away, ' WPBF reported. (more...)
'Kevin Can Wait': Will killing Erinn Hayes' Donna help season 2 ratings? 'Kevin Can Wait': Will killing Erinn Hayes' Donna help season 2 ratings?
- August 03, 2017

Hayes' departure from the series after Season 1 was announced in June after show runners chose to take the comedy in a different direction. In the season finale, James' retired cop character returned to the force to work an undercover case with his former partner, Vanessa Cellucci, played by Remini. (more...)
Rachel Lindsay's Final 2: The Last Breakup is 'Brutal,' 'He Collapsed & Sobbed' Rachel Lindsay's Final 2: The Last Breakup is 'Brutal,' 'He Collapsed & Sobbed'
- August 02, 2017

Former " The Bachelor " contestants celebrated the recent engagement of "The Bachelorette" star Rachel Lindsay at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Punta Cana, even without the soon-to-be bride. Garrett, the 30-year-old singer-songwriter from Nashville, Tennessee, is still on the dating show, vying for Lindsay's heart. "I'm facetious", he said , attempting to avoid any mention of words like "racist" or "racism". (more...)
First Look at Zazie Beetz as Domino in 'Deadpool 2' First Look at Zazie Beetz as Domino in 'Deadpool 2'
- August 01, 2017

In the comics, Domino has most of her face painted white, and a black patch over one eye. Cable ( Josh Brolin ) who is the biological son of Cyclops and Jean Gray's clone is set to make his debut in Deadpool 2 . It's a lot more complicated than that , but it's easier to just say that things happen to "fall into place" for her. But in addition to raising several questions about his role in the film, this image also allows us to discover the look of Domino . (more...)
Mercedes says Q3 error cost Hamilton pole shot
- July 30, 2017

Mercedes have won three of the four races since, only losing the Azerbaijan Grand Prix after Hamilton was forced to pit because of a loose headrest, and appear to have gained an edge over their rivals. But with the team bringing a raft of upgrades to their vehicle this weekend, the Australian or team mate Max Verstappen, who finally finished the race at Silverstone to end his misfortune-marred run of five retirements from seven races, could well start a fresh streak. (more...)
Love Island's Olivia Attwood finally visits Chris's farm Love Island's Olivia Attwood finally visits Chris's farm
- July 29, 2017

Meanwhile despite having the rockiest relatinship in the house, stars Chris and Olivia proved they're giving things a good go in the outside world, paying a visit to Chris' farm on the outskirts of Cheltenham after just two days back in the UK. (more...)
MTV VMAs Will Celebrate Talent And Not Gender MTV VMAs Will Celebrate Talent And Not Gender
- July 27, 2017

MTV also revealed this year's nominations, and Kendrick Lamar is in full swing and top position. For best collaboration , DJ Khaled , Rihanna and Bryson Tiller got a nod for Wild Thoughts , going up against, among others, Charlie Puth and Selena Gomez' We Don't Talk Anymore and the super collaboration between Calvin Harris , Pharrell Williams, Katy Perry and Big Sean in Feels . (more...)
Olivia Buckland reveals Kem Cetinay and Amber Davies were her winners! Olivia Buckland reveals Kem Cetinay and Amber Davies were her winners!
- July 26, 2017

Love Island has captivated the United Kingdom since the 5th June 2017 when the third series began. Sadly the series of the summer has come to an end, and the winning couple have been revealed. One said: "Haha f***ing love them". "Remember who you are", said Olivia. Georgia Harrison gave the pair another obstacle when she chose to couple up with Kem, despite him being Amber's boyfriend, but they also got through that and remained strong despite not being able to officially share a bed. (more...)
Chrissy Teigen celebrates getting blocked by Donald Trump on Twitter Chrissy Teigen celebrates getting blocked by Donald Trump on Twitter
- July 26, 2017

You might also be interested in. By May, Teigen revealed that Trump was back to putting her in a negative state emotionally. Curiously, Trump has never responded to Teigen's barbs, which is odd for a man who never fails to call out his critics on Twitter (time that could surely be better spent, you know, serving his nation). (more...)
'Stranger Things': Season 2 Trailer Teases Eleven's Return 'Stranger Things': Season 2 Trailer Teases Eleven's Return
- July 24, 2017

It can be recalled that the first season of " Stranger Things " Will ( Noah Schnapp ) was trapped in the Upside Down. Netflix unveiled the trailer for the upcoming season of the breakout hit at Comic-Con, and it's chock-full of 1980s pop cultural references. (more...)
SF/F Saturday: Women Can Be Doctors Too SF/F Saturday: Women Can Be Doctors Too
- July 24, 2017

In a supposed interview with the Daily Star , he said , "I think it might be quite nice to have a woman" but also added, "You just test it". If you'd hoped that Jodie Whittaker would be able to play the first female Time Lord without catching flack from men, well, you were wrong (but I appreciate your optimism!). (more...)
WWE Battleground Results - 23 July 2017
- July 24, 2017

The Punjabi Prison match between Jinder Mahal and Randy Orton will be held on July 23, 2017 , in WWE's pay per view- Battleground . This weekend's pay-per-view will have three of the respective titles from the SmackDown Live brand on the line as the women's championship will not be contested. (more...)