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Adele Channels Dolly Parton In Admiring Social Media Post Adele Channels Dolly Parton In Admiring Social Media Post
- February 02, 2018

This is not the first time Parton has expressed her love for Adele . She wrote: "The effortless queen of song, Dolly Parton! ". Bending over in a gaping white tasselled blouse, Adele's cleavage burst from the opening as she hunched over a guitar. (more...)
Nicole Eggert Opens Up About Scott Baio Sexual Abuse Claims Nicole Eggert Opens Up About Scott Baio Sexual Abuse Claims
- January 31, 2018

Eggert has maintained that Baio had sexual relations with her when she was underage, detailing events that reportedly took place between the pair starting when she was 14. Eggert has stayed mostly quiet after deleting her weekend tweets that outlined Baio's alleged behavior. As for Baio, he posted a 16-minute Facebook Live video denying the claims . (more...)
Nobody Can Believe What Luis Suarez Did To An Alaves Player Nobody Can Believe What Luis Suarez Did To An Alaves Player
- January 30, 2018

It was ultimately a piece of trademark Lionel Messi brilliance that earned Barcelona the victory, as the Argentine bent a free-kick expertly into the top right corner as the game approached its conclusion. He told a press conference: "I don't think our lead in the league is sufficient or allows us to look at other things. We're suffering more mentally than physically", Zidane said. (more...)
Is Meghan Markle, Prince Harry's Wedding Competing Against Princess Eugenie, Jack Brooksbank? Is Meghan Markle, Prince Harry's Wedding Competing Against Princess Eugenie, Jack Brooksbank?
- January 28, 2018

Princess Eugenie and Brooksbank got engaged after seven years of dating and seem laid back when it comes to their romance. Prince Harry and his American fiancée Meghan Markle will marry at the same chapel in May. "As a matter of fact, I could barely let you finish proposing". Britain's Prince Harry and Cressida Bonas attend England's Six Nations worldwide rugby union match against Wales at Twickenham in London March 9, 2014. (more...)
Big Surprises From This Year's Oscar Nominations Big Surprises From This Year's Oscar Nominations
- January 24, 2018

The Wicklow resident and three-time victor of the best actor award was nominated for his final acting role in Phantom Thread , which earned a total of six nominations including best picture and best director for Paul Thomas Anderson . (more...)
Science fiction, fantasy author Ursula K. Le Guin dies at 88 Science fiction, fantasy author Ursula K. Le Guin dies at 88
- January 24, 2018

Her son, Theo Downes-Le Guin, did not specify a cause of death, but said she had in been in poor health in recent months. Her breakout novel A Wizard of Earthsea was published in 1968 and became part of a series in the next few years including The Tombs of Atuan and The Farthest Shore as well as later entries such as Tehanu and The Other Wind released in the early 1990s and 2000s. (more...)
Ruth Bader Ginsburg Has No Plans to Go Anywhere Soon Ruth Bader Ginsburg Has No Plans to Go Anywhere Soon
- January 23, 2018

In the same interview, the judge expressed her support for the #MeToo movement, saying that it is a good initiative because now the law is on the side of women or men who experienced the harassment . Ginsburg said she deliberately made two mistakes on the exam. "This was not considered anything you could do anything about, that the law could do anything about", Ginsburg told Totenberg. (more...)
Kim Kardashian Debunks Numerous Rumors Involving Her Third Child Kim Kardashian Debunks Numerous Rumors Involving Her Third Child
- January 22, 2018

After exploring many options, Kanye and I chose to use a gestational carrier . "After exploring many options, Kanye and I chose to use a gestational carrier", Kardashian wrote , before defining explicitly that the carrier was none of her family members. (more...)
National Parks close due to government shutdown National Parks close due to government shutdown
- January 22, 2018

Bringman says the information desk, which is typically staffed by National Park Rangers, was closed because many of them are on furlough. Park service personnel will not be around to provide guidance, assistance, maintenance, or emergency response, officials said, so all park activities are at the visitor's own risk. (more...)
Kim Kardashian Just Announced the Name of Her Third Child Kim Kardashian Just Announced the Name of Her Third Child
- January 21, 2018

This sparked the thought of considering the numeral symbol of V. The name could also be a tribute to outgoing Louis Vuitton designer Kim Jones who had her last show in Paris. According to The Sun, Kardashian and West are on course to have the most blinging baby on the block after Jay Z and Beyonce sent their little girl a stunning $26,000 diamond encrusted bracelet. (more...)
Donut Shop Creates Edible Version Of Tide Pods Donut Shop Creates Edible Version Of Tide Pods
- January 20, 2018

During the past five years, poison control centers have received more than 50,000 calls relating to liquid laundry packet exposures, primarily among children 5 and under. Ingestion of highly concentrated, toxic detergent products can cause serious injury, CASD said, citing the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission. (more...)
Cardi B Is Now Bigger Than Beyoncé And We're Absolutely Shook Cardi B Is Now Bigger Than Beyoncé And We're Absolutely Shook
- January 19, 2018

Cardi B has five songs, all collaborations, on the Top Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart. Queen Bey has been the only female artist to hold the crown for having four singles on the chart at once. The upbeat track had 87,000 downloads in the week ending January 11 and landed on the top of the R&B/Hip-Hop Streaming Songs charts with 38.3 million USA plays. (more...)
Trent Boult stars as New Zealnd win ODI series against West Indies Trent Boult stars as New Zealnd win ODI series against West Indies
- January 18, 2018

Facing a mountain in the form of 326 as their target, Boult made sure it might as well have been 526. He chimed in with a third wicket a couple of overs later. The performance did nothing to restore confidence in Jason Holder's side and build momentum ahead of the 2019 ICC World Cup qualifying tournament next March in Zimbabwe. (more...)
Derry Girls creator Lisa McGee hails 'incredible talent' of Dolores O'Riordan Derry Girls creator Lisa McGee hails 'incredible talent' of Dolores O'Riordan
- January 17, 2018

Police initially said the mother of three's death was "unexplained", but on Tuesday ruled it non-suspicious. Speaking online, the Cranberries paid their respects and revealed their sense of loss at the passing of Dolores O'Riordan. She once said , "I'm a feminist ..." Their second album No Need to Argue produced one of their most popular songs, the harder sounding Zombie . (more...)
'Rainbow' Dinosaur Revealed in Field Museum Study 'Rainbow' Dinosaur Revealed in Field Museum Study
- January 17, 2018

Caihong juji's skull shape resembles that of a velociraptor . They have unearthed the almost complete fossil of a previously undiscovered dinosaur that has been named Caihong juji . As Caihong's were on its tail, the creature likely used its tail feathers to fly. Preserved in the slab of rock where Caihong juji was found were impressions made by its feathers, along with impressions made by the microscopic melanosomes themselves. (more...)
Dolores O'Riordan Dead at 46, Survived By 3 Children Dolores O'Riordan Dead at 46, Survived By 3 Children
- January 16, 2018

On Monday, a statement was released to announce her death. The singer's publicist said she died during a short recording trip to London, but declined to comment on the cause of death. "People often ask me why I sing with a strong Irish accent". A year ago the Cranberries canceled a number of concerts in North America and Europe, saying O'Riordan was suffering from back problems. (more...)
'The Handmaid's Tale' Season 2 Photos Show a Bloodied, but Determined, Offred 'The Handmaid's Tale' Season 2 Photos Show a Bloodied, but Determined, Offred
- January 16, 2018

And then, if she does have it, the baby gets taken away from her, and she can't be its mother. Based on Margaret Atwood's 1985 novel, The Handmaid's Tale is set in a patriarchal dystopian version of America, now called Gilead. So you have to take into account that backstory and how it would affect the way she thinks about things. June is also seen with a gag in her mouth, which could be for revolting against Gilead. (more...)
Tunisia's PM seeks to calm protests Tunisia's PM seeks to calm protests
- January 13, 2018

Protests against rising prices and tax increased spread to around 10 towns across the North African country, residents told Reuters . Police have insisted they did not kill the man. Leila Ghrairi, 51, a civil servant who came to support the protesters in Tunis , said she was not anxious about another Arab Spring. More than 200 young people rallied in Tunis following a call from the Fech Nestannew (What Are We Waiting For?) campaign for a major protest against the measures imposed at ... (more...)
AFTRA Looking Into 'All The Money In The World' Pay Disparity Claims AFTRA Looking Into 'All The Money In The World' Pay Disparity Claims
- January 12, 2018

Williams and Wahlberg are both represented by William Morris/Endeavor. However, the crucial aspect of payment for the reshoots, which cost a reported $10 million in all, appear to be written into the actors' contracts, which go some way to explaining the pay disparity. (more...)
'Camila' confidently looks beyond 'Havana' on solo debut album 'Camila' confidently looks beyond 'Havana' on solo debut album
- January 12, 2018

If he were to meet Cabello, John said he would tell her: "You make me happy... your records make me smile". The other members Ally Brooke , Dinah Jane, Lauren Jauregui and Normani Kordei weren't pleased about their bandmate's solo efforts. (more...)
Harvey Weinstein attacked in restaurant Harvey Weinstein attacked in restaurant
- January 11, 2018

While he did call him out for his treatment of women, to us, the fact that Steve had asked for a photo and then got his friend to film the encounter smacks of wanting attention, too. Lt. Michael Cole, the department spokesperson told THR , Paradise Valley police know about the assault, but a complaint has not been filed yet. Among the accusers were actresses Ashley Judd, Salma Hayek, Lupita Nyong'o and Gwyneth Paltrow. (more...)
Arsene Wenger reveals why he dropped Alexis Sanchez against Chelsea Arsene Wenger reveals why he dropped Alexis Sanchez against Chelsea
- January 11, 2018

Everybody is doing a good job. The Chilean's contract expires in the summer and Arsenal know that January represents the last opportunity to receive some money for him before he leaves on a free transfer. The club are thought to be close to agreeing a new contract with De Bruyne but the player insists there is no rush. 'We are still in negotiations, ' he added. (more...)
Donald Trump says he would 'beat Oprah' in presidency battle Donald Trump says he would 'beat Oprah' in presidency battle
- January 10, 2018

Trevor Noah can see it. Twitter ignited, Democrats championed her as superior to Trump and even Republicans admitted she was a formidable opponent to a reality star president, who himself named Winfrey as his pick for vice president in an interview 20 years ago. (more...)
Johnny Weir I Don't Forgive Tonya Harding ... 'Did a Horrible Thing' Johnny Weir I Don't Forgive Tonya Harding ... 'Did a Horrible Thing'
- January 10, 2018

While Harding said she felt sorry for Robbie, she also said she loved the final work from the cast and crew. "She's a pariah in our sport and she shouldn't be forgiven for basically, possibly having the opportunity of ruining somebody's life". (more...)
John Dickerson Set to Replace Charlie Rose on 'CBS This Morning' John Dickerson Set to Replace Charlie Rose on 'CBS This Morning'
- January 10, 2018

John Dickerson, host of Face the Nation , will replace Charlie Rose on CBS This Morning . Virginia native Dickerson, 49 - son of pioneering newswoman Nancy Dickerson - was a correspondent for Time and Slate before joining CBS in 2009 as an analyst before becoming political director. (more...)
Big Little Lies wins 3 awards already at 75th Golden Globe Awards
- January 09, 2018

After winning the award for best actress in a limited series, Kidman thanked her mother, Janelle Kidman, during her acceptance speech , noting that she was an activist. Kicking the night off on a high for Australia and women around the world, homegrown actress Nicole Kidman has deservingly won her fourth Golden Globe for her role in the smash hit TV show Big Little Lies . (more...)
Tbilisi Court Sentences Georgian Ex-President Saakashvili to 3 Years in Absentia Tbilisi Court Sentences Georgian Ex-President Saakashvili to 3 Years in Absentia
- January 08, 2018

Conviction of a president for using his unrestricted right to pardon convicts indicates the political nature of the trial, - former President of Georgia Mikheil Saakashvili said when commenting on the verdict delivered by Tbilisi City Court against him, InterPressNews reported. (more...)
David Letterman Scores Barack Obama as First Guest on Netflix Talk Show David Letterman Scores Barack Obama as First Guest on Netflix Talk Show
- January 06, 2018

US President Barack Obama tapes an appearance on the Late Show with David Letterman at the Ed Sullivan Theater in New York, May 4, 2015. Interviews will be supplemented by field segments that aim to quench Letterman's "curiosity and desire to dig deeper on a specific topic related to the iconic guest", according to Netflix . (more...)
'Jeopardy' host taking break from taping after undergoing brain surgery 'Jeopardy' host taking break from taping after undergoing brain surgery
- January 06, 2018

Trebek posted a video message about the hiatus on the show's official Facebook page. He underwent surgery on December 16 for a subdural hematoma, or blood clots on the brain, that he incurred from a fall back in October. Trebek has hosted the syndicated quiz show since 1984, when it was revived by creator Merv Griffin and King World Productions. The only significant change is that the College Championship, which usually airs in April, will be postponed this year. (more...)
Justin Timberlake links up with Timbaland to drop new single Justin Timberlake links up with Timbaland to drop new single "Filthy"
- January 05, 2018

If that was not enough of a clue, he came back today with three posts leading up to the big reveal of a new video titled, Filthy . "The dance-heavy video features Timberlake as a modern-day inventor presenting his latest creation to the world", explains a press release. (more...)
Netflix's A Series of Unfortunate Events Gets S2 Teaser, Release Date Netflix's A Series of Unfortunate Events Gets S2 Teaser, Release Date
- January 03, 2018

Neil Patrick Harris is back as the villainous Count Olaf, seen below brandishing a pair of extremely large knives. A Series Of Unfortunate Events season 2 releases on Netflix March 30 . While the first season adapted books The Bad Beginning , The Reptile Room , The Wide Window , and The Miserable Mill; the trailer suggests this season will tackle The Austere Academy , The Ersatz Elevator , and The Vile Village . (more...)
Barcelona 'to launch £130m Philippe Coutinho bid this week' Barcelona 'to launch £130m Philippe Coutinho bid this week'
- January 02, 2018

However, it seems that a deal between the clubs for Coutinho has been agreed after last night Nike mistakenly announced the transfer on the Barcelona section of their website. " Philippe Coutinho is ready to light up Camp Nou", the website said. Barcelona said they rejected the offer, which would have made Coutinho the second-most expensive footballer in history. (more...)
Aqua Ohio provides tips to keep pipes from freezing Aqua Ohio provides tips to keep pipes from freezing
- December 31, 2017

The city advises the public to layer up and keep extremities and the face covered. Wrap exposed pipes with insulation or use electrical heat tracing wire; newspaper or fabric might also work. You will need to protect plumbing that runs along cold walls from becoming too cold . If possible, drain the pipe and this will lessen the chance of a break. (more...)
Can Mariah Carey Bounce Back from Last New Year's Eve Mishap? Can Mariah Carey Bounce Back from Last New Year's Eve Mishap?
- December 31, 2017

If you can remember, Mariah stopped singing numerous times throughout her performance and blamed Dick's production for the disaster. She developed a close association with the holiday season through her hit "All I Want for Christmas Is You" and for several years has performed a set of Christmas-themed concerts in NY. (more...)
Freezing temperatures possible as cold front pushes south after New Year's Eve Freezing temperatures possible as cold front pushes south after New Year's Eve
- December 31, 2017

But that same cold front is expected to dip into Florida late next week, potentially cutting average temperatures in half along the way. Temps will be around zero degrees when the clock strikes twelve on New Year's Eve , and when you wake-up on New Year's Day - those temps will be approaching -10°. (more...)
Power Outage Hits Disneyland, Riders Stranded Power Outage Hits Disneyland, Riders Stranded
- December 30, 2017

Disneyland may claim it's the "Happiest Place on Earth", but really that title belongs to my couch, where I am never in danger of getting trapped by a power outage because I am trapped here already. There was no estimate when the rest would be back online. The outage came as Disneyland experienced a particularly busy day, according to the theme park's Twitter feed. (more...)
HuffPost Verdict: Doctor Who' Christmas Special HuffPost Verdict: Doctor Who' Christmas Special
- December 30, 2017

Whittaker has also appeared in the likes of Attack the Block and Black Mirror . The Doctor returned on Christmas Day for the 2017 Doctor Who Christmas Special and, after a lengthy discussion with his original self, he finally made a decision to let go of himself and regenerate into a new iteration. (more...)
Plane returns to LA because passenger was on wrong flight Plane returns to LA because passenger was on wrong flight
- December 30, 2017

One brother had a ticket on All Nippon Airways and the other had a ticket on a United Airlines flight, law enforcement sources told ABC News . "Why...why do we all gotta go back, I do not know", tweeted Teigen , 32. Tiegen, who was travelling with her husband John Legend , proceeded to post updates throughout the ordeal, masking her frustration with sharp wit. (more...)
Unemployment rates drop in region Unemployment rates drop in region
- December 29, 2017

November's previous all-time low of 7.2 percent came in 2008. Neighboring counties also reported lower unemployment rates: Kittitas, 4.5 percent, Benton, 4.9 percent; Klickitat, 5.0 percent; Grant, 5.7 percent and Franklin, 5.7 percent. In November there were 18,945 online job openings in Idaho compared with 22,215 in November 2016. Over the past 12 months, nonfarm employment in Cowlitz County increased by an estimated 2,000 jobs (5.1 percent). (more...)
Veteran anchor Amanda Davis dies after massive stroke Veteran anchor Amanda Davis dies after massive stroke
- December 29, 2017

She was en route to San Antonio, Texas, to attend the funeral of a family member, CBS46 News Director Steve Doerr said. It's a privilege and a blessing to be able to start the New Year with Atlanta area viewers, providing them with the news, weather and traffic to get the day started. (more...)