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Christina Aguilera belts a Whitney Houston tribute at American Music Awards Christina Aguilera belts a Whitney Houston tribute at American Music Awards
- November 20, 2017

The song (which must surely be top the list of most-butchered at karaoke bars globally) was always in safe hands with the titanic-voiced Aguilera, although the internet is questioning whether her old arch nemesis P!nk thought so. Although the crowd at the AMAs seemed to be all-in on Aguilera's performance, Twitter users were divided: While some were brought to tears by her impressive pipes, others claimed that Houston would not have approved of the tribute. (more...)
Tracee Ellis Ross' 2017 AMAs Dress Deserves Its Own Award Tracee Ellis Ross' 2017 AMAs Dress Deserves Its Own Award
- November 20, 2017

The singer made a statement by wearing a strapless black dress that she paired with a tulle headpiece. Before the show went on a commercial break, a prerecorded video of Swift sporting her curly locks played on screen, honoring Ross on her great achievement. (more...)
New 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' images released New 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' images released
- November 20, 2017

Attack of the Clones was previously the longest film in the franchise clocking in at 142 minutes. Before The Last Jedi , the longest Star Wars film was 2002's George Lucas's prequel Star Wars : Episode II-Attack of the Clones, which clocked at 2 hours and 32 minutes (142 minutes). (more...)
Justin Bieber Liked, Then Unliked a Selena Gomez Photo During the AMAs Justin Bieber Liked, Then Unliked a Selena Gomez Photo During the AMAs
- November 20, 2017

However, many on social media commented on her performance itself, noting that Gomez appeared to be lip-syncing and that she seemed apathetic. It is possible that Gomez might have had stage jitters after being away from the stage for some time . (more...)
A Wrinkle in Time trailer: Ava DuVernay's adaptation looks fantastical and thrilling A Wrinkle in Time trailer: Ava DuVernay's adaptation looks fantastical and thrilling
- November 20, 2017

Seriously, this is an absolutely wonderful-looking trailer, even if it doesn't really tell us that much about the movie other than the obvious: young Meg ( Storm Reid ) finds out her father ( Chris Pine ) has been captured by a sinister force, and must journey across space and time to rescue him. (more...)
"True Detective" Season 3 Adds Carmen Ejogo to Star Opposite Mahershala Ali
- November 20, 2017

Season three tells the story of a macabre crime in the heart of the Ozarks, and a mystery that deepens over decades and plays out in three separate time periods. Pizzolatto, who is under contract with HBO through 2018, is also now developing a Perry Mason series with Robert Downey Jr . for the cable network. (more...)
Earle Earle "Grandpa Huxtable" Hyman Passes Away At 91
- November 20, 2017

He was 91. Hyman passed away on November 17th at the Lillian Booth Actors Home in Englewood, NJ according to reports . Aside from his role on the show, his voice also appeared in the animated series ThunderCats , where he voiced mechanic and pilot Panthro. (more...)
Saoirse Ronan to host Saturday Night Live with musical guest U2 Saoirse Ronan to host Saturday Night Live with musical guest U2
- November 19, 2017

This will be Saoirse's first time hosting the show. U2, meanwhile, are gearing up for the release of Songs of Experience on December 1. The 23-year-old actress' film credits include Lady Bird , Brooklyn , The Grand Budapest Hotel and Atonement. (more...)
Steve Mnuchin: 'I Didn't Realize' Viral Dollar Bill Photos Would Go Public Steve Mnuchin: 'I Didn't Realize' Viral Dollar Bill Photos Would Go Public
- November 19, 2017

Wallace then asked Mnuchin about another facet of the photo-op - why he chose to print his name instead of signing it in cursive on the new dollar bills. Linton became the subject of controversy this past August, after she hashtagged the designer brands she was wearing when she stepped off a government plane in an Instagram post, prompting one fellow user to call her "deplorable". (more...)
'Saturday Night Live' skewers Al Franken's creepy behavior 'Saturday Night Live' skewers Al Franken's creepy behavior
- November 19, 2017

Franken, a founding writer on SNL , worked on the show throughout the 1980s and 1990s before entering politics. Drilling down on Franken, Jost recapped the allegations made by radio host Leann Tweeden , who claimed that Franken, in a picture she posted and that appeared over Jost's shoulder during the segment, groped her breasts while she was sleeping on their flight back from a USO tour. (more...)
WWE Survivor Series: How to make money betting on the event WWE Survivor Series: How to make money betting on the event
- November 19, 2017

Booker T match at Survivor Series and defended Jinder Mahal's title reign. Styles was not the only person to win championship leading up to the 30th anniversary of the Survivor Series . You can only watch this pay-per-view through the WWE Network. Like every year, there will be a men's 5-on-5 elimination match and a women's 5-on-5 elimination Match. (more...)
Model Claims Russell Simmons Sexually Assaulted Her At 17 Model Claims Russell Simmons Sexually Assaulted Her At 17
- November 19, 2017

They took Khalighi to dinner one night in 1991 at Mr. Chow in NY, and then back to Simmons' apartment to show her a music video they'd been working on. Both Ratner and Simmons deny the allegations against them. A previous Times piece from November 1 also detailed the claims of six others. "Abusing women in any way shape or form violates the very core of my being", he added. (more...)
Mariah Carey Doesn't Want to be the Queen of Christmas! Mariah Carey Doesn't Want to be the Queen of Christmas!
- November 19, 2017

When asked by the Hollywood Reporter about how hard it is to be a woman in the music industry, she said: 'First, I have to say everybody is being very courageous in these circumstances and so it's a tip of the hat to them. Still, the interviewer was at last able to draw Carey's holiday love out of her. Make my wish come true / All I want for Christmas is you ... to call me Mimi by my proper appellation. (more...)
New WWE NXT Champion Crowned at Takeover Tonight (Photos, Videos) New WWE NXT Champion Crowned at Takeover Tonight (Photos, Videos)
- November 19, 2017

Medical personel tended to him in the ring as well. McIntyre is set to be evaluated and undergo a MRI, and if the injury is indeed a torn bicep then he will likely undergo surgery. Almas has really succeeded, experiencing a bit of career rebirth even, since being paired up with Zelina Vega . She also says this is just the beginning and she will just keep doing the same thing she's been doing because she guarantees it will be hard to get the title off her. (more...)
Country Music Legend Mel Tillis Dies At 85 Country Music Legend Mel Tillis Dies At 85
- November 19, 2017

Born Lonnie Melvin Tillis on August 8, 1932, "Mel" gained fame in the 1970s with a string of successful hits. The singer, songwriter, comedian and businessman, whose genuine warmth and down-home humor drew countless fans, was 85 years old. (more...)
Justin Verlander talks about World Series win, marrying Kate Upton Justin Verlander talks about World Series win, marrying Kate Upton
- November 19, 2017

At the beginning of the interview, Lauer said that if Verlander had a memoir about his life, it would be called "Crushing It" to describe Verlander's month. "I happened to be pitching Game 6 and I was thinking to myself, 'It's meant to be". We gotta win this one!' As previously reported, the 25-year-old model and the athlete tied the knot in Tuscany, Italy, at the Rosewood Castiglion Del Bosco resort, three days after his Game 7 win on November 1. (more...)
Songs of Praise host denies 'inappropriate behaviour' Songs of Praise host denies 'inappropriate behaviour'
- November 19, 2017

The presenter has denied any inappropriate contact, via a statement from his spokesperson. Mr Jones's spokesman added that the allegations from a single female complainant of inappropriate messages and contact, reported in the Sun , did not relate to any broadcast work, and related to a matter more than 10 years ago. (more...)
Eminem Performs Greatest Hits Medley On 'Saturday Night Live' Eminem Performs Greatest Hits Medley On 'Saturday Night Live'
- November 19, 2017

Skylar provided some brilliant vocal work, performing alongside the rapper, who clearly enjoyed his on-stage collaboration and at one point was waving his arms over her head and mouthing the words of the tracks along with her singing. Marking his seventh appearance on the huge USA show, Mathers - backed by an orchestra - offered a live rendition of " Walk On Water ", before segueing into the 1999 hit " Stan " and 2010's " Love The Way You Lie ". (more...)
Sunday Morning Weather: Warmer Day Sunday Morning Weather: Warmer Day
- November 19, 2017

A strong Canadian cold front is sweeping across the pelican state Saturday evening producing a slight chance for a few more scattered showers. Skies stay dry for your Sunday! However, warmer weather arrives on Monday as we climb up into the mid 50s! Skies will be partly cloudy to mostly clear tonight and our lows will drop into the 20s. (more...)
After Firangi, Kapil Sharma To Come Back With His Comedy Show After Firangi, Kapil Sharma To Come Back With His Comedy Show
- November 19, 2017

But now there is a good news for all the Kapil fans as he will be returning to the television screens very soon. We recently saw pictures of Kapil Sharma and girlfriend Ginni Chatrath as they visited the holy shrine of Shirdi to seek the blessings of Sai Baba before the release of his film. (more...)
Trailer Talk: Sai Pallavi's Kanam deals with issue of female foeticide Trailer Talk: Sai Pallavi's Kanam deals with issue of female foeticide
- November 19, 2017

Karu , presented by Lyca Productions and titled Kanam in Telugu, is set to hit theatres in December. Interestingly, Karu is strikingly opposite to many AL Vijay films from the past. S and Edited by Anthony. The story is about the issues due to abortion for women and it also tells how the strong the bond between mother and daughter. (more...)
Woman must pay Katy Perry for interfering with convent sale Woman must pay Katy Perry for interfering with convent sale
- November 19, 2017

If you didn't get the joke then, here's the explanation: Since 2015, Perry has been locked in a legal battle with a group of nuns in Los Angeles. A group of nuns who used to live in the convent with the Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary opposed the sale and tried instead to sell the property to another buyer, Dana Hollister. (more...)
Weinstein made list of names, gathered intel to silence claims, report says Weinstein made list of names, gathered intel to silence claims, report says
- November 19, 2017

The list was apparently drafted months before The New York Times' eventual exposé in October brought Weinstein down for good. Ninety-one names of actors, publicists, producers, financiers and others in the industry reportedly made up the list, which was allegedly part of Weinstein's attempt to silence his accusers , The Guardian said. (more...)
Bakery Apologizes for Replacing Jesus With a Sausage Roll in Nativity Scene Bakery Apologizes for Replacing Jesus With a Sausage Roll in Nativity Scene
- November 19, 2017

The image, released to promote Greggs advent calendar , sparked criticism from Twitter users and religious groups. The new calendar reportedly includes a variety of other odd "Merry Greggsmas" scenes, like a woman under some mistletoe kissing one of its famed Festive Bakes . (more...)
No siren on police auto that killed 2 No siren on police auto that killed 2
- November 19, 2017

The deputies were responding to an emergency call when their vehicle collided with another at Whittier Boulevard and Indiana Street in the Los Angeles neighborhood of Boyle Heights, causing a three vehicle pile-up. The department said it is cooperating with a Los Angeles police investigation. They were only identified as ages 7 and 9. The mother remained hospitalized in critical condition, authorities said. (more...)
Another solid night for Texas A&M WR Christian Kirk Another solid night for Texas A&M WR Christian Kirk
- November 19, 2017

The Aggies never trailed again, using a stellar defense to hold the Rebels scoreless in the second half. Ole Miss managed just 66 total yards in the second half. It's been a solid-but-unspectacular year for Texas A&M WR Christian Kirk, and in a 31-24 win over Ole Miss on Saturday, the Aggies junior turned in a performance befitting his season. (more...)
Taylor Swift Releases Song To Country Radio Taylor Swift Releases Song To Country Radio
- November 19, 2017

Reputation becomes Swift's unprecedented fourth album with first week sales that have reached seven digits, and she already held the record for that statistic as the only act to do so three times. What is your favorite song? You shouldn't be. If you haven't purchased the album yet, make sure to head to the nearest store and get a copy. Reputation swiftly outstripped Ed Sheeran's √∑ /Divide , which had been the year's previous sales leader with 900,000+ equivalent album units sold. (more...)
Doctor Who: Watch a teaser from this year's Christmas special! Doctor Who: Watch a teaser from this year's Christmas special!
- November 19, 2017

The two minute clip of Peter Capaldi's swansong aired on Friday night's telethon, featuring the moment when the first Doctor - played by David Bradley - realises he's looking at a future regeneration of himself. It will also introduce Jodie Whittaker as the Thirteenth Doctor. At that time Chris Chibnall ( Broadchurch ) will succeed Steven Moffat as head writer and executive producer. (more...)
Celts' Brown 'inspired' after best friend's death Celts' Brown 'inspired' after best friend's death
- November 19, 2017

Everybody was kind of in shock. "I knew coming into today that he would have wanted me to play". But he ultimately made a decision to take the court thanks to a talk with Steede's mother and family. "Probably two, three hours before the game, I was like, 'I don't think I can do it, '" Brown said. And then he told me to come over and sit with him. (more...)
Ctrip.com International, Ltd. (CTRP) Rating Reiterated by Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc
- November 19, 2017

About 5.41 million shares traded. The correct version of this piece can be read at https://www.dispatchtribunal.com/2017/11/18/brokers-set-expectations-for-ctrip-com-international-ltd-s-fy2018-earnings-ctrp.html. UBS maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Thursday, August 6 report. The stock of Ctrip.Com International Ltd (ADR) (NASDAQ:CTRP) has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, March 17 by Brean Capital. (more...)