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John Stamos, fiancee Caitlin McHugh expecting their first child John Stamos, fiancee Caitlin McHugh expecting their first child
- December 13, 2017

The pair have been dating since 2016. The Fuller House star share the happy news with People in the latest episode of The Jess Cagle Interview. "I'll probably just do all that stuff". The couple have been keeping their relationship low-key, with Caitlin telling People: 'We like to keep our lives private because we've seen what relationships in the public eye can be like and we just like our privacy. (more...)
Salman Khan Vs A Wolf Pack In Tiger Zinda Hai Scene Salman Khan Vs A Wolf Pack In Tiger Zinda Hai Scene
- December 13, 2017

Tiger Zinda Hai will release on Dec 22. Reports in the media suggest that the film is facing hurdles prior to its release as India's Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) has refused to grant its nod to the film over some objectionable scenes. (more...)
Smithereens Frontman Pat DiNizio Dead At 62 Smithereens Frontman Pat DiNizio Dead At 62
- December 13, 2017

The Smithereens and DiNizio had a string of hit songs that have persisted among rock fans, from " A Girl Like You " and " Behind The Wall Of Sleep " to " Only a Memory " and " Blood and Roses ". Shortly after the band posted the sad news, musicians and radio personalities expressed their grief on social media. The Smithereens started out with members DiNizio, Jim Babjak , Dennis Diken and Mike Mesaros before Severo Jornacion replaced Mesaros in 2006. (more...)
''I'm very sorry.'' Peter Kay cancels huge arena tour ''I'm very sorry.'' Peter Kay cancels huge arena tour
- December 13, 2017

For Ticketmaster customers who purchased online or by telephone using debit or credit card, no action is required as your account will automatically be refunded within the next few days. If you are struggling to get a refund, you can complain to the Society of Ticket Agents and Retailers (STAR). The hotly anticipated United Kingdom and Ireland tour was due to begin in Birmingham in April, with dates through to 2019. (more...)
Apparently Dakota Johnson and Chris Martin are a thing now Apparently Dakota Johnson and Chris Martin are a thing now
- December 13, 2017

I hereby bequeath the distinguished "Random Couple of the Day" award to Dakota Johnson , 28, and Chris Martin , 42. "It's more than just a fling", an insider told Us Weekly . After first going on a date last month here, Martin, who was earlier married to actress Gwyneth Paltrow for 13 years before their divorce last year, is holidaying with Johnson in Israel. (more...)
Egyptian singer Shyma jailed over racy video for 'inciting debauchery' Egyptian singer Shyma jailed over racy video for 'inciting debauchery'
- December 13, 2017

Shyma, whose real name is Shaimaa Ahmed , was arrested on 18 November before being referred to the prosecution for investigation. Youm 7 newspaper covered the controversial video's release, writing: "Singer Shyma presents a lesson in depravity to youths". (more...)
Bon Jovi Leads List of Rock Hall Inductees for 2018 Bon Jovi Leads List of Rock Hall Inductees for 2018
- December 13, 2017

Among the 18 others on the crowded ballot were Kate Bush, The Cars , Depeche Mode, Dire Straits , Eurythmics, The J. Geils Band, Judas Priest , LL Cool J, MC5, the Meters, Moody Blues, Radiohead , Rage Against the Machine , Rufus featuring Chaka Khan, Nina Simone , Sister Rosetta Tharpe . (more...)
Google Reveals Top Searches In Ireland Google Reveals Top Searches In Ireland
- December 13, 2017

The 2017 Year in Search results were announced by Google India on Wednesday. According to the company's review of trending search terms for 2017, the US President Donald Trump also captured people's curiosity, coming in second on the list. (more...)
Lawrence to collaborate with 'Call Me by Your Name' director Lawrence to collaborate with 'Call Me by Your Name' director
- December 13, 2017

Oscar winning actress Jennifer Lawrence has been tapped in to star in a true-crime drama " Burial Rites ". I can not wait for him to bring his original voice to the raw, visceral brutality, and poetry of Hannah Kent's haunting true story of Agnes Magnúsdóttir, the last woman to be publicly executed in Iceland for the murder of two men. (more...)
The Last Jedi Is Dedicated to Carrie Fisher's Memory The Last Jedi Is Dedicated to Carrie Fisher's Memory
- December 13, 2017

It's not been plain sailing with the change, with Star Wars veteran Mark Hamill even finding issue - admitting he only returned because of Harrison Ford . Lucas also wrote and directed the prequels. "Where the film struggles the most is on Canto Bight ". There is also a real sense of darkness and complication at the heart of The Last Jedi . (more...)
Congrats! Fan favourite Love Island couple welcome first child together Congrats! Fan favourite Love Island couple welcome first child together
- December 13, 2017

Cara announced that she was pregnant in May, with on-off boyfriend Nathan Massey as the father. But Nathan admitted Cara may not be as pleased with the snap. Announcing the news on Instagram, Nathan, 25, who met Cara on Love Island in 2016, shared a selfie of him in the delivery room with Cara - who looks in a lot of pain! Sharing a snap of the loved-up couple and their dog Sonny, she enthused: "So ready for Christmas now with my little family even Sonny's in the mood just one thing ... (more...)
The Voice Season 13 Finals: Who Are The Top 4 Singers? The Voice Season 13 Finals: Who Are The Top 4 Singers?
- December 13, 2017

The four will battle it out next week with performances and original songs. "But even just making it this far, I know it sounds cliche, but it's opened up so many doors for us, no matter what happens, I don't feel like I'm losing at all". He started Monday night's show singing a country ballad. As this week's bottom two, Davon Fleming and Keisha Renee were automatically eliminated from the competition. (more...)
Campaign Spokesman: Roy Moore Campaign Spokesman: Roy Moore "Probably" Thinks Homosexual Conduct Should Be Illegal
- December 13, 2017

I'm an elected official three terms. Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore's spokesman Ted Crockett made an appearance on CNN earlier today. " You can swear on a Jewish Bible". During Tuesday's exchange, Tapper said, "I understand what they tell you in church or what they tell you in synagogue or what they tell you in a mosque". (more...)
Wildfire grows in Custer State Park in South Dakota Wildfire grows in Custer State Park in South Dakota
- December 13, 2017

A wildfire is spreading and forcing evacuations in Custer State Park in the Black Hills of southwest South Dakota. Though it is not now threatened by the fire, officials say they're keeping an eye on the area. According to the National Weather Service, the grassland fire danger index for the area was expected to reach the extreme category. A posting on the Custer State Park Facebook page about 10:30 p.m. (more...)
Bigg Boss 11: Cross-Dressing for Priyank Sharma Bigg Boss 11: Cross-Dressing for Priyank Sharma
- December 13, 2017

Shilpa said maybe his mother didn't want to meet him. Towards the end, Akash and Shilpa got into an argument. Akash said he will do it again and nobody can stop him. While having a conversation, Luv tells Hina, "talk to my hand". Arshi then tried to make Hina emotional by mentioning her boyfriend, Rockky. Arshi goes to Hina's bed and tries to learn the lines which was framed for Hina. (more...)
Jeffree Star Savagely Drags Kylie Jenner's Holiday Makeup Collection Jeffree Star Savagely Drags Kylie Jenner's Holiday Makeup Collection
- December 13, 2017

Kylie has recently been shying away from the spotlight while expecting her first child but has yet to confirm or deny the news herself. The 32-year-old was just one of the many people who were ~concerned~ about the $360 Kylie Cosmetics holiday brush set that was just announced and he also couldn't help by notice a striking similarity between the 20-year-old's new concealers and his brand's Velour Liquid Lipsticks. (more...)
NAPLAN results reveal 'worrying' reading and writing scores NAPLAN results reveal 'worrying' reading and writing scores
- December 13, 2017

Minister for Education Simon Birmingham acknowledged the results showed a lack of the consistency that should be expected, and "should serve as a warning to educators and policy makers". The results, released this morning, show writing is a key problem area, particularly for boys. However, some positive results have come out of the report. (more...)
LAPD Opens New Investigation Into Roman Polanski LAPD Opens New Investigation Into Roman Polanski
- December 13, 2017

The LAPD says that while the statute of limitations have run out, the investigation is in order to collect evidence that could help in other cases. Despite the investigation, the case can not be prosecuted due to the statute of limitations in California . (more...)
Australian Musicians Take A Stand Against Industry Sexual Harassment Australian Musicians Take A Stand Against Industry Sexual Harassment
- December 13, 2017

We are passionate people dedicating our lives to music. The letter states that the aim of the campaign is to "give a voice to these issues and demand zero tolerance for sexual harassment, violence, objectification and sexist behaviours", stating that the primary beneficiaries of their actions are the "future workers of the Australian music industry" and that they "will continue to fight together so that one day, we can all work safely in a respectful, inclusive and supportive industry". (more...)
Paris Hilton disses Lindsay Lohan over iconic vehicle photos with Britney Spears Paris Hilton disses Lindsay Lohan over iconic vehicle photos with Britney Spears
- December 13, 2017

But on its 11th anniversary, Hilton has finally revealed the real story behind that famous photo . "It was just Brit and I out, and then she just like chased us to the auto and got in", Hilton recently told MTV Australia about Lohan, 31. (more...)
Lil Rel & Tiffany Haddish's Performances Should Be Nominated For 2018 Golden Globes Lil Rel & Tiffany Haddish's Performances Should Be Nominated For 2018 Golden Globes
- December 13, 2017

Hopes to see Haddish's name throughout award season are not unfounded, despite her being left off many critics' prediction lists. The 2018 Golden Globe nominees for Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy are Judi Dench (Victoria & Abdul), Margot Robbie ( I, Tonya ), Saoirse Ronan ( Lady Bird ), Emma Stone ( Battle of the Sexes ), and Helen Mirren ( The Leisure Seeker ). (more...)
Morrissey issues statement on controversial Kevin Spacey and Harvey Weinstein comments Morrissey issues statement on controversial Kevin Spacey and Harvey Weinstein comments
- December 13, 2017

Would I ever support abuse of children? Morrissey went on to accuse Der Spiegel of failing to "convey my views fairly", adding: "Would I ever again speak to print media?" Never. The former Smiths frontman was also reported to have said that numerous actresses who made allegations about movie mogul Harvey Weinstein "knew exactly what was happening" and were "simply disappointed". (more...)
'Today' show winning ratings battle after Matt Lauer's firing
- December 13, 2017

Couric, who cohosted the Today show on NBC with Lauer until she left in 2006 , once said in a Watch What Happens Live segment that her former colleague "pinches me on the ass a lot". "The last two days have forced me to take a very hard look at my own troubling flaws". It's been humbling. I am blessed to be surrounded by the people I love. (more...)
She-Ra Reboot Coming to Netflix She-Ra Reboot Coming to Netflix
- December 13, 2017

Netflix and DreamWorks have had some incredible successes with its other action adventure series including Voltron Legendary Defender and Trollhunters so adding She-Ra to that? Children of the '80s will remember She-Ra as the alter ego of Princess Adora, He-Man's twin sister, who leads a rebellion to free the planet of Etheria from tyrannical rule. (more...)
Traders Alert on Unusual Volume Baxter International Inc. (BAX)
- December 13, 2017

Ellington Management Grp Ltd Liability Company has 14,700 shares. (NYSE:BAX). Koch Indus owns 645,800 shares or 0.17% of their U.S. portfolio. Fairview Capital Mgmt Ltd Liability Corp has 9,000 shares. Baxter International's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 19.05%. Baxter International now has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of $67.46. (more...)
Go-Go's Head Over Heels, Produced by Gwyneth Paltrow, Sets Pre-Broadway Run Go-Go's Head Over Heels, Produced by Gwyneth Paltrow, Sets Pre-Broadway Run
- December 13, 2017

Go-Gos frontwoman Belinda Carlisle went on to a successful solo career with hits such as "Mad About You" and "Heaven Is a Place on Earth". "If you told us 30 years ago that our songs were going to be in a musical, we'd have said 'Of course they'll be on Broadway!' None of us would have really believed it though - what a insane idea!" the band said in a statement. (more...)
Guillermo del Toro to direct remake of film noir Nightmare Alley Guillermo del Toro to direct remake of film noir Nightmare Alley
- December 13, 2017

As for the Cooper project, the man behind Out Of The Furnace and the upcoming Hostiles is in talks to handle supernatural thriller Antlers . He'll co-write the movie with the tremendous Kim Morgan ( whose criticism is essential reading for any cinephile ), with hopes of helming it (though since the script's not written yet, sources indicate this will probably not be his next directing gig). (more...)
"Homeland" Season 7: First Trailer Reveals Premiere Date and Saul's New Role
- December 13, 2017

Homeland is back. Recently, Showtime announced the premiere date and cast for the TV show's seventh season. The series doesn't get the buzz or the awards recognition that it once did, but it is still generating solid ratings for Showtime, which has also renewed Homeland for an eighth and final season. (more...)
WWE star Paige opens up about leaked vid of her having sex WWE star Paige opens up about leaked vid of her having sex
- December 13, 2017

On the subject of the personal, explicit videos and photos which were posted online without her consent, Paige reveals just how much that invasion of her privacy and the public reaction to it (which is still continuing, as she shares a story of having just been approached recently by a guy calling her "that porn girl" at a bar and making rude references to the recordings) affected her. (more...)
Netflix announces 'The Punisher' season 2
- December 13, 2017

Critical reaction was mixed, with season 1 rating as the second-lowest Marvel Netflix series on both Rotten Tomatoes and Metacritic , but fan reception felt stronger than the critics' scores. "Now known throughout the city as The Punisher , he must discover the truth about injustices that affect more than his family alone". The Punisher's death's-head costume, with the teeth of the skeleton formed by his cartridge belt, was designed by then-Marvel art director John Romita. (more...)