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Demi Lovato Makes Luke Rockhold Relationship Instagram Official With This Pic Demi Lovato Makes Luke Rockhold Relationship Instagram Official With This Pic
- November 15, 2016

The pair walked hand-in-hand - fueling speculation that they're dating again after a previous shaky 6-year relationship. The former couple also said that they will remain supportive of each other's journey. Judging by their Instagram photos, however, it seems that Rockhold has got a hold of Lovato. Three days later, Lovato shared a video on Instagram of her finger with the same little doodle. (more...)
Dave Chappelle, 'SNL' give thoughtful coda to election
- November 14, 2016

The show's first episode since Donald Trump's election victory began on a sombre note with Kate McKinnon - dressed as Hillary Clinton in a wig and pantsuit - singing and playing on piano Cohen's infamous tearjerker "Hallelujah". Jarobi White and Q-Tip of musical guest A Tribe Called Quest perform on November 12. And I think I speak for all of black America when I say that we are all praying for Omarosa. (more...)
Trump names White House chief of staff, chief strategist
- November 14, 2016

In the meantime, both will work with Vice President-elect Mike Pence , who is leading Trump's transition team, to fill out the Cabinet and staff. He called Priebus and Bannon "highly qualified leaders who worked well together on our campaign and led us to a historic victory". (more...)
Judge Declares Mistrial in Ray Tensing Murder Trial After Jury Deadlocked
- November 13, 2016

The protest had grown after members of a rally opposing Donald Trump's election joined it. Prosecutors told the jury that Tensing wasn't being pulled by the vehicle and didn't need to fire the single shot at Dubose's head. He was sacked after shooting 43-year-old Sam DuBose in the head after pulling him over for a missing front license plate on July 19, 2015. Tensing was facing possible punishment of up to life in prison on the murder charge and a maximum 11-year sentence on the manslaughter ... (more...)
Obama's final push: Whirlwind 3-state tour for Clinton
- November 13, 2016

Mr. Obama called the Republican opponent "uniquely unqualified" for the presidency, while Donald Trump, Jr., told Detroit supporters that "liberal, activist judges" are legislating from the bench. "You gave me a chance" he told the diverse crowd gathered on a chilly night in the City of Brotherly Love. "That is the next President of the United States, Hillary Clinton". (more...)
Leonard Cohen eulogized by Netanyahu, Rivlin: Someone 'who loved Israel'
- November 13, 2016

Endless love, see you down the road". But as celebrated as he was, there are still many - particularly in the younger generation - that don't know Cohen's body of work. He continued to write and produce albums and books. The "Hurricane" hitmaker passed away at the age of 82, and although no exact date and cause of death has been confirmed, it has been claimed that the iconic musician was suffering from the disease and had been physically debilitated by the illness. (more...)
Heartbroken New Yorker runs into Hillary Clinton on post-election hike Heartbroken New Yorker runs into Hillary Clinton on post-election hike
- November 13, 2016

Supposedly, Bill took the photo of Gerster and her child with Clinton. For the Hillary Clinton supporters who have been wondering how she is doing since delivering her painful concession speech on Wednesday morning, one mom in NY has an uplifting answer. (more...)
New Rogue One Trailer Has Vader, Hope, X-Wings, and Big Clues New Rogue One Trailer Has Vader, Hope, X-Wings, and Big Clues
- November 11, 2016

The cover echoes one of the posters, featuring Jyn Erso (Felicity Jones) at the top, with the Darth Vader/Death Star image from a couple of the posters looming behind her and the plans for the battlestation projected on her face and shoulder. (more...)
Lady Gaga Protests Outside Trump Tower Following Election Results Lady Gaga Protests Outside Trump Tower Following Election Results
- November 10, 2016

She then tweeted at Donald Trump, writing: "you divided us with hateful language & fear". She asked for America to "say a prayer" as votes for Mr Trump seeped in. "What I'm asking you is to be in this moment right now with us and fight for your future and the future of your children". Gaga began the day early Tuesday morning at Clinton's final rally in North Carolina, where she performed and gave a moving speech about the first female presidential nominee of a major party. (more...)
Martin Shkreli Debuts Secret Wu-Tang Album After Trump Win Martin Shkreli Debuts Secret Wu-Tang Album After Trump Win
- November 10, 2016

Wu-Tang Clan's one-of-a-kind album may get fully released after Trump's historic presidential win. Shkreli has shared a small series of videos, all of which feature him, as portions of the album play in the background. Shkreli has since been charged with securities fraud and is now awaiting his trial, which is set for June 2017. Shkreli became a vilified public figure after his company Turing Pharmaceuticals raised the price of their Aids medication Daraprim from £10 to £577. (more...)
Stephen Colbert reminds viewers how they are alike in Election Day special Stephen Colbert reminds viewers how they are alike in Election Day special
- November 10, 2016

Instead, the title for this is "Stephen Colbert's Live Election Night Democracy's Series Finale: Who's Going to Clean Up This Sh*t?." and the objective here is to give you something raw, unfiltered, and hopefully very amusing. Stewart closed the sketch by rapping about Trump: 'He acts real tough, but he's a wussy. The two played momentarily stumped-and Stewart broke into a quick chorus of "Papa Can You Hear Me?" She responded: 'He's running against Hillary Clinton , I can't tell ... (more...)
Obama recalls Janet Reno as American original
- November 09, 2016

She was smart", says McCaskill. "Throughout her pioneering career in Miami and in Washington , Janet Reno distinguished herself by remaining true to her principles and to herself". The former attorney-general weathered White House complaints that she was not a team player and that she sought too many special prosecutors to investigate cases, including the Whitewater affair involving the finances of the president and first lady Hillary Clinton. (more...)
Beyonce, baseball and Dolly _ key moments at the CMA Awards Beyonce, baseball and Dolly _ key moments at the CMA Awards
- November 09, 2016

The legend that is Dolly Parton was honoured with the prestigious Willie Nelson lifetime achievement award . Entertainer of the Year - Garth Brooks. Underwood, 33, and Paisley, 44, then arrived onstage to deliver their opening monologue, which, of course, included references to the upcoming USA presidential election on 8 November. (more...)
Best Performances at the 50th Annual CMA Awards Best Performances at the 50th Annual CMA Awards
- November 08, 2016

CMA has been televised live from Nashville on ABC and aired more than three hours. Garth Brooks, that reliable brand name, was named entertainer of the year , while Lori McKenna's pious " Humble and Kind " (written for Tim McGraw) beat out more daring tunes by Cam and Maren Morris for song of the year. (more...)
Beyonce-Dixie Chicks collab sparks a clash on social media Beyonce-Dixie Chicks collab sparks a clash on social media
- November 06, 2016

Additionally, Trahern explains, Beyonce provided her own photographer for the evening and only approved one official live video of the song, which is available on ABC.com and has been shared on the CMA's social media channels . The Chicks helped Beyonce sing her song " Daddy Lessons " at the 2016 CMAs before playing a short clip of their hit song " Long Time Gone " - a fitting choice given their extended CMAs absence. (more...)
Obama commutes dozens more lengthy sentences Obama commutes dozens more lengthy sentences
- November 06, 2016

Madison Pugh, Jr., of Akron, had a life sentence imposed in 1996 commuted to a 30-year term, depending on enrollment in a residential drug treatment program. Most are considered nonviolent offenders, although some were convicted of firearms charges in connection with drug crimes. Obama isn't setting them all free right away. (more...)
China's Dalian Wanda To Buy Dick Clark Productions For $1 Bln
- November 06, 2016

Billionaire Wang Jianlin's Dalian Wanda Group agreed to pay US$1 billion (S$1.38 billion) for Golden Globe Awards producer Dick Clark Productions, adding a USA television industry asset to the Chinese tycoon's expanding sports and entertainment empire. (more...)
Clinton, Trump in North Carolina as days to campaign dwindle
- November 05, 2016

Sure, do everything you can do support the Democratic presidential candidate beat Donald Trump , Sanders said. Clinton's campaign has noted that both MI and Pennsylvania do not have in-person early voting, requiring them to intensify turnout efforts in the days leading up to Tuesday's election. (more...)
Brad Pitt seeks joint custody in divorce from Angelina Jolie Brad Pitt seeks joint custody in divorce from Angelina Jolie
- November 05, 2016

Pitt filed his intention to seek joint custody for Maddox , 15; Pax , 12; Zahara , 11; Shiloh , 10; and 8-year-old twins Vivienne and Knox at the Los Angeles Courthouse. However, both Pax and Shiloh , two of Brangelina kids, admitted that they would choose to live with Brad Pitt rather than with Jolie. The pair recently sold a home they purchased in New Orleans' French Quarter for US$4.9 million (NZ&6.7 million). (more...)
'Rambo' Reboot on the Way 'Rambo' Reboot on the Way
- November 04, 2016

It just remains to be seen whether or not Rambo: New Blood will tackle such controversial issues as PTSD, the horrors and necessities of war, and treatment of returning veterans, or if it will settle for simply being another action-movie franchise. (more...)
Why Adam Levine Named His Daughter Dusty Rose Why Adam Levine Named His Daughter Dusty Rose
- November 04, 2016

DeGeneres isn't a jerk, though, so she didn't shoot down Levine's initial pick without offering some suggestions of her own - one of which was "Dusty Rose". The singer admits his wife, Victoria's Secret Angel Behati Prinsloo , wasn't on board at first, but that she eventually came around. "I'm like 'Dusty's pretty cool!' She's like, 'I love it!'" "That's how I thought of it", the host replies. (more...)
Republicans at war over Supreme Court Republicans at war over Supreme Court
- November 02, 2016

Owens argues the issue is much different than the GOP now blocking the nomination of Merrick Garland by President Obama. Richard Burr of North Carolina told volunteers over the weekend that if Clinton is elected, he will do everything he can to make sure that "four years from now", there will still be "an opening on the Supreme Court". (more...)
Millie Bobby Brown Is Confirmed For 'Stranger Things' Season 2 Millie Bobby Brown Is Confirmed For 'Stranger Things' Season 2
- November 02, 2016

Stranger Things has received critical praise and a lot of buzz since it premiered on Netflix on July 15, and it's high on the list of shows Netflix subscribers are watching. In addition, we also know the episode titles for the second season, and we've done our best guesswork to figure out what they might mean . "And we do deal with some of the Internet rage over Barbs' death". (more...)
Entertainer's The Walking Dead Recap Entertainer's The Walking Dead Recap
- November 01, 2016

King Ezekiel represents everything about this series that Negan is not: He's personable, he's kind, he's amusing, eccentric and real . Some praised the series' ability to honor the comics with Negan's choice of victim as well as the violent nature in which that victim met his end. (more...)
Khloe Kardashian and Tristan Thompson get close at Halloween party Khloe Kardashian and Tristan Thompson get close at Halloween party
- November 01, 2016

While Kardashian ignored the controversy brewing on her timeline, she created a whole new one when she shared a group Halloween photo, in which one of her friends was dressed in traditional Arab clothing. " Tristan told LeBron that Khloe is his good luck charm , and that if they lost last night, then he'd consider asking her not to come in the future". (more...)
Heidi Klum Halloween Costume 2016 Guessing Begins Heidi Klum Halloween Costume 2016 Guessing Begins
- November 01, 2016

God, I love Ellen DeGeneres. I found some old loofahs backstage. "And the bow was from a auto I gave away recently". "Happy Halloween , everybody! As you can tell, I'm Sia , and the problem is I can't really see ya", Ellen joked as she took to the stage, dressed in a puffy black dress with matching black tights. (more...)
Clinton Maintaining Lead in North Carolina Clinton Maintaining Lead in North Carolina
- November 01, 2016

Weiner is the estranged husband of top Clinton adviser Huma Abedin. The official has knowledge of the investigation, but was not authorized to speak publicly and did so on condition of anonymity. The couple bought the three-bedroom home next door to their house in Chappaqua, New York, in August, expanding their property. In all, more than 46 million people -or as much as 40 per cent of the electorate - are expected to vote before Election Day, Nov. (more...)
UNESCO's World Heritage Committee is expected to pass a decision, condemning Israel UNESCO's World Heritage Committee is expected to pass a decision, condemning Israel
- October 31, 2016

Israel has controlled the site since the Arab-Israeli War of 1967. The text refers specifically to "aggressions by the Israeli Occupation Authorities" over restrictions imposed at the Al-Aqsa mosque compound - Islam's third holiest site. The decision followed two votes in UNESCO over the past two weeks, both condemned Israel's "escalating aggression" against Muslim worshippers at the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound. (more...)
Supporters of presidential write-in candidate plan event Supporters of presidential write-in candidate plan event
- October 31, 2016

McMullin recognizes he is a "longshot candidate" and never meant to run for president. With most of the attention in the presidential contest understandably focused on the major party candidacies of Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, and to a lesser extent on the minor party efforts of Gary Johnson, the Libertarian, and Green Party hopeful Jill Stein, the independent campaign of Utah resident Evan McMullin (shown) is moving under the national radar. (more...)
Doctor Strange review: when pretty weird is not weird enough Doctor Strange review: when pretty weird is not weird enough
- October 31, 2016

In short, Doctor Strange has more important things to worry about than the innocence of Bucky Barnes and the Sokovia Accords. When asked by IGN what said sequel could possibly entail, director Scott Derrickson was quick to come up with an idea, suggesting a ideal villain for Benedict Cumberbatch's caped wonder to battle in a future installment. (more...)
USA investigators seek cause of California bus crash that killed 13 USA investigators seek cause of California bus crash that killed 13
- October 29, 2016

Authorities with the National Transportation Safety Board arrived in Southern California early on Monday to investigate the crash . Authorities confirmed the bus had no seat belts and said the truck was going about 5 miles per hour amid maintenance work that slowed highway traffic. (more...)
Negan's victim revealed in 'Walking Dead' premiere
- October 28, 2016

Meanwhile Steven Yeun , who played the unfortunate victim, added: "He dies in such a Glenn way". Worst of all, this happened right in front of his pregnant wife Maggie. Basically, fans are not happy with the way it all played out and they may well begin boycotting the show. The good news is the TV version of Sgt. (more...)
Paul Beatty triumph ends 48-year U.S. curse in Booker
- October 27, 2016

The jury said that through his "equally affectionate and bitterly ironic portrait of the city and its inhabitants, Paul Beatty dodges inherited views of race relations, solutions or assumptions". The Sellout beat five other novels, including Madeleine Thien's Do Not Say We Have Nothing , the bookies' favourite, and Graeme Macrae Burnet's Scottish crime thriller His Bloody Project . (more...)
Students rockin' Red Ribbon Week Students rockin' Red Ribbon Week
- October 26, 2016

Rapid City Area School students and staff kicked off Red Ribbon Week with their annual ribbon tying event at Dinosaur Park Tuesday afternoon. Using the word "champion" often, Farley told the gymnasium full of students of all grades that champions will make mistakes along the way but it is their persistence and positive attitude that shines. (more...)
Curt Schilling Baffled By Jewish People, Asks Jake Tapper To Explain Curt Schilling Baffled By Jewish People, Asks Jake Tapper To Explain
- October 25, 2016

Earlier this year, Schilling announced plans to vote for Trump. Now you need laws telling us differently? Whether he's sharing some idiotic message on social media or opening his mouth to spew some moronic point-of-view , Schilling never fails to deliver some truly head-scratching material. (more...)