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Antonio Conte blames fatigue after Chelsea are held to third straight stalemate Antonio Conte blames fatigue after Chelsea are held to third straight stalemate
- January 14, 2018

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte - who is touted to be a top candidate for the vacant Italy coaching job - hinted yesterday that he might be ready to walk out on the club by saying that "everything is possible". The England centre-back was replaced by Andreas Christensen before half-time but according to his manager doctor's have initially described the injury as "not serious". (more...)
Princess Charlotte is a 'very sweet and confident' child with 'beautiful manners' Princess Charlotte is a 'very sweet and confident' child with 'beautiful manners'
- January 14, 2018

After all, the two will act on behalf of the royal family when they grow up, undertaking engagements and tours all around the world, and Spanish is the second most widely-spoken language in the world. The Kensington nursery school charges fees of over £3,000 for its morning school, which runs from Monday to Friday. She may have just started nursery school but already Princess Charlotte , 2, has a certain royal charm. (more...)
Armed thieves rob Ritz jewelry shop Armed thieves rob Ritz jewelry shop
- January 14, 2018

It is not clear whether any of the loot, estimated to be worth more than €4m ($NZ6.6m), was recovered. The three men are from the Seine-Saint-Denis area north of Paris , and are "well known (to) the police for armed robbery, violence and receiving stolen goods", a source close to the inquiry said. (more...)
Two Former WWE Women's Champions Contacted For Women's Royal Rumble Match Two Former WWE Women's Champions Contacted For Women's Royal Rumble Match
- January 13, 2018

Both would make welcome additions to the match, and with 13 spots still to fill, they won't be the last to be linked. The company has a record of bringing about unceremonious ends to unbeaten streaks in recent years but this would take things to the next level. (more...)
Gillian Anderson is done with The X-Files after this season Gillian Anderson is done with The X-Files after this season
- January 13, 2018

During a panel organized as part of the Television Critics Association's ( TCA ) winter press tour on Wednesday, Anderson said that she won't return for any future seasons of the Fox series. "Bryan [Fuller] and Michael Green aren't either, as has been announced", Anderson said. As for David Duchovny , who has played her partner Fox Mulder since the inception of the series, he seems to be on the fence on whether or not the show could survive without Anderson. (more...)
Rose McGowan says Weinstein Legal Action May Cost Actress Her Home Rose McGowan says Weinstein Legal Action May Cost Actress Her Home
- January 13, 2018

While speaking at the Television Critics Association in Pasadena, California, about her new E! documentary series Citizen Rose , the 44-year-old former Charmed star claimed the rising costs of the fees involved in the ongoing court case has forced her to sell her house in order to make ends meet. (more...)
Standalone 'Black Widow' Movie Finally Gets The Go-Ahead Standalone 'Black Widow' Movie Finally Gets The Go-Ahead
- January 12, 2018

Hathaway also " tapped " Schaeffer to write her Dirty Rotten Scoundrels remake , Nasty Women . Johansson debuted as the Black Widow in 2010's Iron Man 2 , and her character has since continued to star in two Avengers films, two Captain America films, and a much-anticipated third Avengers on the way this spring. (more...)
Kim Kardashian's Surrogate Set to Give Birth 'Any Day Now' Kim Kardashian's Surrogate Set to Give Birth 'Any Day Now'
- January 12, 2018

It all started when the Daily Mail wrote a story about Kris Jenner featuring gorgeous throwback modelling shots from when she was just 22, which sounds fine enough right? She said: 'It is frustrating like to not be able to do it on your own. (more...)
New Black Panther Trailer Premiered During National Championship New Black Panther Trailer Premiered During National Championship
- January 10, 2018

The wait for Black Panther is becoming more excruciating by the day. According to a Fandango survey, " Black Panther " is second only to " Avengers: Infinity War " as the most-anticipated movie of 2018, with Boseman as the most-anticipated comic-book hero in a standalone film. (more...)
Donald Trump: I could beat Oprah in presidential election Donald Trump: I could beat Oprah in presidential election
- January 10, 2018

Meryl Streep was quoted as telling the Washington Post that she wanted Winfrey to run for president. "I slept on it and came to the conclusion that the Oprah thing isn't that insane", tweeted Dan Pfeiffer, a former senior advisor to Barack Obama , the president Winfrey was credited with helping to elect in 2008. (more...)
John Dickerson replacing Charlie Rose at 'CBS This Morning' John Dickerson replacing Charlie Rose at 'CBS This Morning'
- January 10, 2018

Dickerson, who's moderated the CBS show " Face The Nation " since 2015, will fill the anchor seat vacated by veteran newsman Charlie Rose. Dickerson joined CBS News in April 2009 as an analyst and contributor to all of the network's broadcasts and platforms. (more...)
Oprah 2020? People Are Asking After Golden Globes Speech
- January 09, 2018

Golden Globes host Seth Meyers stood before Oprah Winfrey , who was set to receive the Cecil B. DeMille award Sunday night and was sitting in the very front of the room . She would absolutely do it'. In response to a Seth Meyers joke about Winfrey at the Golden Globe Awards on Sunday night, NBC tweeted "Nothing but respect for OUR future president" to almost 1.8 million followers. (more...)
Timberlake announces 2 South Florida shows for 'Man of the Woods' tour Timberlake announces 2 South Florida shows for 'Man of the Woods' tour
- January 09, 2018

Timberlake's tour itinerary lists multiple Florida stops including an appearance at Miami's AmericanAirlines Arena on May 18th. That includes a show at Talking Stick Resort Arena on May 2. Tickets go on sale January 22 at 10 a.m. through Ticketmaster's website . His last tour, in 2013-14, was called " The 20/20 Experience ", and it sold out arenas all over the world. (more...)
Red Sparrow Trailer: Jennifer Lawrence Learns the Spy Game Red Sparrow Trailer: Jennifer Lawrence Learns the Spy Game
- January 09, 2018

The spy-thriller stars Jennifer Lawrence , and is scheduled to hit theaters later this spring. It's not a bad accent, though it's clear why the first trailer wanted to focus on the eerie visuals and the wordless chemistry between Lawrence and Joel Edgerton's American CIA agent. (more...)
Princess Charlotte dons a pink backpack for 1st day of preschool Princess Charlotte dons a pink backpack for 1st day of preschool
- January 09, 2018

Princess Charlotte will be attending the Willcocks Nursery School , a female-run preschool located at the Holy Trinity Church in London. And to prove just how big she's getting, Kate Middleton , 35, snapped two adorable photos of the tiny royal before she headed off to her very first day of nursery school on January 8. (more...)
James Franco Blocks Tommy Wiseau From Finally Getting His Golden Globes Moment James Franco Blocks Tommy Wiseau From Finally Getting His Golden Globes Moment
- January 09, 2018

This is Franco's first Golden Globes win on his fourth nomination, having previously been named in this category for Pineapple Express , in the dramatic category for 127 Hours , and in the miniseries category for James Dean . "Golden Globz, I don't care, I'm not invited". Like many of his A-list peers, The Disaster Artist attended the Hollywood award show donning a Time's Up pin in order vocalize his support for the revolutionary movement. (more...)
'Big Little Lies' Even More Resonant In #MeToo Times - Golden Globes Backstage
- January 09, 2018

Carol Burnett got a standing ovation before announcing the victor, along with Jennifer Aniston, of best actress in a musical or comedy, which went to Rachel Brosnahan of Amazon's The Marvelous Mrs. He also thanked Kidman, who starred alongside him in the show as his wife, Celeste. Laura Dern won for supporting actress. That was a popular joke at the 2017 Golden Globes too. (more...)
Letterman lands Obama as first guest on new Netflix show Letterman lands Obama as first guest on new Netflix show
- January 06, 2018

On Friday, January 12, My Next Guest Needs No Introduction with David Letterman will debut on Netflix with President Barack Obama as the first guest. He will also host Jay-Z, Howard Stern , George Clooney , Tina Fey , and Nobel Prize-winning activist Malala Yousafza. "The conversations are intimate, in-depth and far-reaching, with the levity and humor Dave's fans know and love". (more...)
Are We Any Closer to Learning If Kylie Jenner Is Pregnant? Are We Any Closer to Learning If Kylie Jenner Is Pregnant?
- January 05, 2018

Ellen gets straight to the point while asking what Khloe craves, where she then asks her so nonchalantly, "is Kylie craving things yet?" She wrote on her app, "For me, health and wellness resolutions are especially important this year". (more...)
Justin Timberlake Channels Steve Jobs in Futuristic Music Video for 'Filthy' Justin Timberlake Channels Steve Jobs in Futuristic Music Video for 'Filthy'
- January 05, 2018

A video for " Filthy " was also released, with an homage to Apple creator Steve Jobs and AI technology. This kind of wobbling bassline was made ludicrous by the American take on dubstep earlier in the decade, but here co-producers Timberlake, Timbaland and the latter's protege Danja conspire to make it risky again. (more...)
When Is 'Game Of Thrones' Season 8 Premiering? When Is 'Game Of Thrones' Season 8 Premiering?
- January 05, 2018

HBO has not revealed when in 2019 the show will return. The revelation means fans will have to wait longer than ever for the fantasy drama, which has grown its ratings year after year into one of the most popular shows in the world and HBO's biggest hit of all time. (more...)
Carrie Underwood Reveals Facial Injury in Note to Fans Carrie Underwood Reveals Facial Injury in Note to Fans
- January 03, 2018

She was treated for a broken wrist and cuts, forcing her to pull out of the Country Rising benefit concert two days later, but the singer had not revealed the extent of her injuries until now. But last week, Carrie posted a picture of herself which showed her face nearly completely covered by a hat and scarf as she enjoyed a snowy break with her husband and their son Isaiah. (more...)
Top Hollywood women launch anti-harassment initiative
- January 03, 2018

Actors Reese Witherspoon , Jennifer Aniston and powerful TV producer Shonda Rhimes are among hundreds of Hollywood women who have formed an anti-harassment coalition called Time's Up . Legislation to penalize companies that tolerate persistent harassment, and to discourage the use of nondisclosure agreements to silence victims. 'We're finally hearing each other, and seeing each other, and now locking arms in solidarity with each other, and in solidarity for every woman who doesn't ... (more...)
And the title for Shah Rukh, Katrina and Anushka's new film is… And the title for Shah Rukh, Katrina and Anushka's new film is…
- January 02, 2018

In the teaser, Shah Rukh Khan flaunts his dance moves in a typical tapori style and in the end says, "Hum jiske peeche lag jaate hain, uski life bana dete hain". As per reports, it is being said that Katrina would be playing a Superstar in the film and this act of SRK does affirm the same. "The film's USP is Shah Rukh's performance", he added. (more...)
Mariah Carey's NYE Performance Sparked the First Meme of 2018 Mariah Carey's NYE Performance Sparked the First Meme of 2018
- January 02, 2018

We're told their solution is to put Mariah in a chair and literally roll her from the stage to the ball. OK, well, we'll just have to rough it. Mariah Carey made headlines last year with her New Year's Rockin' Eve performance in New York's Times Square - and not for a good reason. (more...)
Arsenal of Guns Found in Hotel Hours Before New Year Celebrations Arsenal of Guns Found in Hotel Hours Before New Year Celebrations
- January 01, 2018

Houston Police responded to the call from Hyatt hotel staff about a drunk man at the hotel bar early Sunday morning before discovering the weapons in a hotel room search. According to the Hyatt's website , the hotel is preparing its own New Year's Eve celebration at the hotel with a 50,000 balloon drop at the stroke of midnight. (more...)
Cleveland Browns will have two top-five picks in 2018 NFL Draft Cleveland Browns will have two top-five picks in 2018 NFL Draft
- January 01, 2018

Questions will now swirl as to whether O'Brien will remain the Texans coach for the 2018-2019 season. The Colts took a 7-3 lead on the first play of the second quarter on a 6-yard touchdown pass from Brissett to tight end Jack Doyle. Gore had runs of 16, 13 and 8 yards on that drive. Standout rookie Malik Hooker tore his ACL early in the season, running back Robert Turbin suffered an elbow injury, and starting center Ryan Kelly faced a plethora of injuries all year long. (more...)
Deadly Bronx, New York Fire Kills 12 Deadly Bronx, New York Fire Kills 12
- December 31, 2017

The boy's mother was not in the same room as him when the fire started but was alerted to it by his screams and she quickly grabbed him and another two-year-old child, Commissioner of the New York City Fire Department Daniel Nigro said . (more...)
Beyoncé and Blue Ivy Star in Jay-Z's Beyoncé and Blue Ivy Star in Jay-Z's "Family Feud" Video
- December 30, 2017

In a snippet from the accompanying music video, Mr Carter is seen "confessing" to Beyonce in a Church and there are snippets of Blue Ivy , the couple's daughter, too. The full video will be out today Friday 29th December on Tidal . More information is expected to be revealed before then. JAY-Z had previously released visuals for 4:44 tracks "MaNyfaCedGod", " Moonlight ", "Adnis", "Kill Jay Z", " BAM ", "The Story of O.J.", "Legacy", "Smile", "Marcy Me" and the title cut. (more...)
Selena Gomez's Selena Gomez's "Complicated" Relationship With Her Mum Reportedly Goes Beyond Bieber Drama
- December 30, 2017

First, the 41-year-old was hospitalized after allegedly getting into a fight with her daughter over her recently rekindled relationship with Justin Bieber . The source added, "It caused a huge rift in their relationship". According to reports, things have only escalated between the "Fetish" singer and her family since deciding to get back together with Justin Bieber - someone her loved ones have mixed feelings about. (more...)
Ireland's profile soars thanks to Star Wars effect Ireland's profile soars thanks to Star Wars effect
- December 30, 2017

The design features a new head sculpt, a tailored outfit, iconic blaster and a themed figure stand. Carrie wasn't the only Star Wars actor Mark paid tribute to on social media on Wednesday December 27, 2017 . But soon, Hamill was back to adding fuel to the fan fire , claiming "He's not my Luke Skywalker anymore". Fisher effortlessly reminded us why Leia Organa is a legend, communicating her power, regality, warmth and love in a way that left many in tears. (more...)
Update on Paige's Condition Following Scary Moment at WWE Live Event Update on Paige's Condition Following Scary Moment at WWE Live Event
- December 30, 2017

It was a six person tag team match, with her, Mandy Rose and Sonya Deville against Sasha Banks , Bayley and Mickie James. The match was immediately stopped and a stretcher was brought out; however, she did manage to walk out with some assistance. (more...)
Power Outage, People Stranded on Disneyland Are Stuck Power Outage, People Stranded on Disneyland Are Stuck
- December 30, 2017

Crews are working to restore it. Visitors who were on the rides at the time of the interruption had to be escorted off, according to reports . She said there has been an issue with a transformer, and that teams were working on restoring power. (more...)
Dangerously cold temperatures, wind chills take hold in central Indiana Dangerously cold temperatures, wind chills take hold in central Indiana
- December 29, 2017

A reinforcing shot of cold arrives just in time for 2018. This is a minor system with low impact, however, we could pick up a couple of inches of snow. Temperatures by Thursday morning dip down into the teens and for some in the New River Valley, the single digits. Sunshine will be back today , but it won't warm us up much at all. (more...)
Khloé Kardashian Reveals How Close She Is to Giving Birth Khloé Kardashian Reveals How Close She Is to Giving Birth
- December 28, 2017

Khloe replied: 'I'll be 6 months next week'. Now we're being drip-fed some tidbits one at a time, with Khloe revealing to a lucky social media follower that she's about to hit her third trimester. "Tristan, thank you for loving me the way that you do!" she wrote in her pregnancy announcement . However, not all aspects of the 33-year-old's experience having a baby has been totally ideal. (more...)
'Pregnant' Kylie Jenner comes out of hiding for festive Snapchat 'Pregnant' Kylie Jenner comes out of hiding for festive Snapchat
- December 26, 2017

Khloe rubs her baby bump on Kim's Snapchat. Kourtney's kids Mason , Penelope , and Reign and Kim's two kids North and Saint all had a blast while opening up their presents! Earlier this week, the 33-year-old star finally revealed she was a mum-to-be after months of speculation. (more...)
Salman Khan tops the Forbes India Celebrity 100 list Salman Khan tops the Forbes India Celebrity 100 list
- December 24, 2017

As per the figures quoted in Forbes' list, Salman Khan's net earning this year rounds up to a staggering Rs 232.83 crore, owing to his films, TV shows, production ventures, commercials etc. Akshay Kumar earned Rs 98.25 crore in 2017, which helped him rank at number four in the list. Salman Khan has topped the Forbes India Celebrity list, claiming himself as the highest paid celebrity in the country. (more...)
Kris Jenner 'beyond excited' about Khloe Kardashian's pregnancy Kris Jenner 'beyond excited' about Khloe Kardashian's pregnancy
- December 23, 2017

Tristan, thank you for loving me the way that you do! Kris Jenner says she's "beyond excited" about daughter Khloe Kardashian 's pregnancy. "Yes! It all happened during production so yes!" she wrote in a tweet on Firday. I had been waiting and wondering but God had a plan all along. I simply had to trust in Him and be patient. "I am completely in tears Khlo I'm so happy for you you are going to be the best mama", Hadid wrote. (more...)
Dave Chappelle to Drop Two Netflix Specials on New Year's Eve Dave Chappelle to Drop Two Netflix Specials on New Year's Eve
- December 23, 2017

From a skit on the first episode of his successful but short-lived " Chappelle's Show " on Comedy Central to a trailer for the newest special on Netflix, the comedian has never shied away from discussing race in his humor. "I would like to think absolutely not", he said, later adding that he's "not an obstructionist of anybody's lifestyle, as long as it doesn't hurt me or people I love and I don't believe that lifestyle does". (more...)
Meryl Streep Targeted by Street Artists-Where is Tarantino's Poster? Meryl Streep Targeted by Street Artists-Where is Tarantino's Poster?
- December 22, 2017

Whoever the artist is, this person takes it as gospel that Streep has known the extent of Harvey Weinstein's sex crimes and remained silently complicit in them throughout her working relationship with Miramax and The Weinstein Company. McGowan on Saturday tweeted criticism of Streep, alleging the actress had been willing to work with Weinstein despite his reputation and saying that a plan to protest sexual misconduct in Hollywood by wearing black to the Golden Globes were not received. (more...)
The Official 'Ocean's 8' Trailer Starring Rihanna The Official 'Ocean's 8' Trailer Starring Rihanna
- December 21, 2017

In the absence of context, I'll assume that this is Rihanna illustrating what she plans to do to the penises of trolls who suggest this movie will be bad just because women are in it. Once all of the women have gathered, Ocean reveals her scheme to them. It gives Debbie a reason to carry on her brother's brilliant legacy of stealing stuff, as she notes to James Corden in the trailer . (more...)
Former Alaska governor, VP candidate Sarah Palin's son assaults father Former Alaska governor, VP candidate Sarah Palin's son assaults father
- December 21, 2017

Track Palin then broke a window, entered the house and began beating his father, the newspaper reported . The attorney of Sarah and Todd Palin said neither were able to comment on the incident. "I guess it's kind of the elephant in the room, because my own family going through what we're going through today with my son, a combat vet ... like so many others, they come back a bit different, they come back hardened", Palin told the rally crowd in Tulsa. (more...)
Selena Gomez's Mom Taken to Hospital Selena Gomez's Mom Taken to Hospital
- December 20, 2017

Of course, take it all with a grain of salt-it is TMZ , after all. When Gomez said the two were in couples therapy, Teefey realized the relationship was serious and lost it. Justin is not the ideal boyfriend for Selena's family, some of them say they'll never forgive him or accept him for what they think he did to her years ago . (more...)
5-Year-Old Calls Police to Report the Grinch 5-Year-Old Calls Police to Report the Grinch
- December 20, 2017

The police department eventually invited the little boy to the station, where he escorted "the Grinch " from a police auto to a cell. The officer in MS assured the young boy that his Christmas was safe and that the Grinch would not be stealing his toys. (more...)
Lady Gaga Officially Has Her Own Residency In Las Vegas Lady Gaga Officially Has Her Own Residency In Las Vegas
- December 20, 2017

She promised fans that she'll create an entirely new show for those that make the trip to Sin City to see her, meaning something that even the most diehard Gaga fans have never seen before. Pop star Lady Gaga is swapping touring for a two-year stint in Las Vegas , joining the likes of music divas Celine Dion, Britney Spears and Shania Twain who have recently taken up concert residencies in the entertainment mecca. (more...)
Shinee singer Kim Jong-hyun: K-pop boy band superstar dies Shinee singer Kim Jong-hyun: K-pop boy band superstar dies
- December 19, 2017

Many fans wept in silence, and the few who broke out wailing were consoled by fellow fans. The hugely successful boy band consisted of five members: Jonghyun, Onew, Key, Minho and Taemin. Nine9's manager confirmed to CNN she'd received the text and had permission from his family to release it. The genre has become one of the defining icons of Korea and forms a major part of what's been called the Korean Wave, or hallyu, that has made South Korea a global player in culture, in addition ... (more...)
Omarosa Disrupts a White House Tree-Trimming Party in SNL's Cold Open Omarosa Disrupts a White House Tree-Trimming Party in SNL's Cold Open
- December 18, 2017

As Christmas approaches, Saturday Night Live is here to help get you in the holiday spirit. He boasted of the forthcoming passage of the Republican tax plan that would come in time for Christmas, giving Americans the "biggest, fattest tax cut they've ever seen". (more...)
Obama's Interview With Prince Harry Looks Utterly Delightful Obama's Interview With Prince Harry Looks Utterly Delightful
- December 18, 2017

Prince Harry is making dreams come true once again. Prince Harry interviews former US President Barack Obama as part of his guest editorship of BBC Radio 4's Today program. Without hesitation the prince quips back: "No not at all, but if you start using long pauses you're probably going to get "the face" he says with a mock-stern face. (more...)
Ex-Wife Of Lorenzen Wright Arrested, Charged With His Murder Ex-Wife Of Lorenzen Wright Arrested, Charged With His Murder
- December 17, 2017

She was arrested Friday night in California and has a court date there Monday ahead of her extradition to Tennessee. The then-34-year-old had been reported missing 10 days before authorities found his corpse, and until recently, the seven-year investigation remained an unsolved, high profile case. (more...)
Wenger asked about Man Utd interest, as he ends Mesut Ozil uncertainty Wenger asked about Man Utd interest, as he ends Mesut Ozil uncertainty
- December 16, 2017

And Wenger admits that he will sit down for talks with Wilshere at the end of December over his future after assessing his performances over the course of the month. "He's focused in training, he said". "Maybe when you're less successful in your finishing, you want to force the game a little bit". After winning and drawing their opening two fixtures, City have won their next 15 fixtures - a Premier League record - and Wenger believes they can emulate his 2003-04 Arsenal side and go ... (more...)