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by | March 12, 2018 | 09:27

However, months before its premiere, " Idol " had, shall we say, a rocky start. As a Fox executive described it, after the series was canceled (ratings dropped and costs were rising), production company FremantleMedia was "determined to get this show back on the air as quickly as possible".

by | March 11, 2018 | 01:50

The convent boasts gorgeous views of the San Gabriel Mountains and downtown Los Angeles . The nuns had attempted to sell their 8-acre property, which had been the home to the Sisters of the Most Holy and Immaculate Heart of the Blessed Virgin Mary for four decades, to restauranter Dana Hollister .

by | March 11, 2018 | 01:47

He had one season remaining on a four-year, $56 million extension he signed in 2014 after the Seahawks won Super Bowl XLVIII. The 49ers are in need of a cornerback after they lost out to the NFC West rival Los Angeles Rams for Denver Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib.

by | March 10, 2018 | 01:33

Now in her 90s, Robson captivated the Halifax audience with her genuine delight at seeing her sister on Canadian currency. "As I said, the ultimate goal of our communications campaign is to drive different communities of interest to the core Viola Desmond/rights and social justice story - a serious and important theme", wrote Harrison.

by | March 10, 2018 | 01:27

During a conversation with her mom, Theron brought up weed as an alternative to taking sleeping pills, a suggestion that her mom agreed with. In the central role as the titular " gringo " is David Oyelowo , who plays mild-mannered businessman Harold Soyinka, a low-level employee at a Chicago pharmaceuticals company run by a pair of amoral schemers in the form of Richard Rusk ( Joel Edgerton ) and Elaine Markinson ( Charlize Theron ).

by | March 09, 2018 | 09:28

One particularly eyebrow-raising detail that's emerged is that Lauren was engaged to be married - to an National Hockey League player, no less - as recently as July of previous year. Updated | Everyone agrees that Arie Luyendyk, Jr . from The Bachelor is pretty much the worst dude ever-including Minnesota State representative Drew Christensen .

by | March 09, 2018 | 09:28

The " Star Wars " actor was honoured with the 2630th star, located in front of the restored 1920's El Capitan Theatre on Hollywood Boulevard. Star Wars actresses Kelly Marie Tran and Billie Lourd were also on hand to watch the fan-favorite Jedi get his star, along with R2-D2 and a stormtrooper on the sidelines.

by | March 08, 2018 | 02:09

Host Stephen Colbert made the announcement on Twitter and revealed that Comey will be a guest on April 17 episode of the show. "I've said this before, I'd know it", Oprah told Colbert on " The Late Show ". " Oprah 2020, yes she can!" said the hologram. "You asked for it - there it is Oprah ". "It's not something I've ever seen myself doing. It's not the kind of job that you can have without fully devoting yourself to it 100 per cent", Winfrey explained.

by | March 07, 2018 | 11:55

I'm sorry, I've been so caught up in her new royal life that I simply can't remember what she looked like without HRH Prince Harry standing next to her. The dress that she will marry Prince Harry in is said to have cost an eye-watering £400,000 according to new reports. Fortunately for Meghan Makrle, Neil Heritage, ex-soldier and co-presenter of the event, quickly came to his rescue, turning the leaves present on the panel in all directions.

by | March 06, 2018 | 02:32

The actress is a strong advocate for the Time's Up movement . Nevertheless, the British-born star didn't fail to show it off by flaunting her forearm to the cameras as she stole the limelight on the red carpet , maintaining her status as a pioneer for the movement against sexual harassment and abuse.

by | March 06, 2018 | 02:34

The big win is a first for Janney, who was filled with nervous, excited energy when she took the stage to accept the award, but still found the fortitude to deliver one of the funniest jokes of the night. None of us thought it would go on - not because it wasn't brilliant but because it was about politics and who wants to watch a show about politics? "I did it all by myself", she said, barely suppressing a laugh, before adding there would be "nothing further from the truth".

by | March 06, 2018 | 02:31

Five years later, she proved that she can still rock the dress while presenting the award for Best Foreign Language Film. Jimmy Kimmel is returning to host the ceremony and has already poked fun at the mix up that saw La La Land being named the Best Picture victor over Moonlight .

by | March 04, 2018 | 04:32

The happy drama will finally close the circle of last year's still-unbelievable Oscar disaster in which Beatty received the wrong envelope to present the final best picture award with Dunaway . As it turned out, PricewaterhouseCoopers accountant Brian Cullinan was the one to blame for placing the wrong envelope in the pair's hands - a colossal mistake that somehow had never happened before.

by | March 03, 2018 | 06:36

Or if it just meant that, ya know, Lesnar was in Las Vegas for the WWE's "Elimination Chamber" pay-per-view, and White lives in Vegas, and they just got together to say hi, simple as that? Lesnar last fought for the company at UFC 200 in July 2016 while still under contract with Vince McMahon and WWE .

by | March 03, 2018 | 06:39

Khaled took to Instagram to announce the new material. Fans immediately zeroed-in on Bey's verse, in which she raps defiantly: "I'm the only lady here, still the realest n-- in the room". Added another: "So Beyoncé DEFINITELY threw bars at Kim Kardashian ". She also gives some insight on how she turns up without her business ending up in the press ― take some notes , Tiffany Haddish .

by | March 03, 2018 | 06:36

Los Angeles-based street artist Plastic Jesus on Thursday unveiled a statue called " Casting Couch ", depicting a life-size Weinstein , clothed in a bathrobe, sitting on a golden coloured couch and holding an Oscar. "His power and influence was nearly without compare", he wrote. The sculpture, which is life-sized, took two months to create. Ginger-the artist behind the naked Donald Trump statues that made waves in 2016-then explained where the idea of posing Weinstein on the couch ...

by | March 03, 2018 | 06:37

If The Franchise Player could defeat his old rival AJ Styles in the show's main event then he would be added to the WWE Championship match at Fastlane . As a side note to this, some outlets reported that Mysterio had been at " Smackdown Live " during the show backstage, though we have confirmation he was only at the live event the night prior in San Diego which is his hometown.

by | February 25, 2018 | 02:26

CNN reported one week later that more than 100 White House staffers were operating on temporary security clearances as late as November. Rosenstein conveyed to McGahn that the clearance process was still ongoing, the source said. But on Friday, Turnbull thanked Trump for his "generous hospitality and friendship" and called his meeting with the president a "great opportunity to strengthen and deepen our engagement with the United States".

by | February 24, 2018 | 09:23

Emily Ratajkowski is a married woman - just two months after splitting from her ex-boyfriend. Bear-McClard is a producer whose best-known project is probably last year's crime drama Good Time , starring Robert Pattinson . She wore an orange trench coat and trousers with a black hat instead of a white dress and well, we guess congratulations are in order! "Soooo I have a surprise".

by | February 23, 2018 | 05:09

Media reports at the weekend claimed that Cheryl and Payne - who are parents to 11-month-old son Bear - were on the verge of splitting up. The 38th BRIT Awards take place at London's O2 Arena this evening (February 21). However, while at the opening of The Prince's Trust Cheryl's Trust Centre Cheryl talked to E! "Do I find it frustrating?" My focus is exclusively on this, it's taken seven years to get here and none of that matters.

by | February 23, 2018 | 05:03

British singer - songwriter, Ed Sheeran , has officially debunked rumours that he and his fiancee, Cherry Seaborn , have secretly gotten married. The " Shape of You " singer announced his engagement last month, telling fans in a caption on Instagram that he had popped the question "just before new year".

by | February 22, 2018 | 01:13

In 2017, the disease affected 21,315 people, compared with 5,273 in 2016. A new report from the World Health Organization ( WHO ) is warning that those opposed to vaccinations might be responsible for outbreaks of measles across Europe.

by | February 21, 2018 | 08:05

As of right now, the actress does not have a contract in place to bring her back for episodes beyond Season Eight's finale. The ABC option will either provide Cohan with an exit strategy from Dead or help her land a satisfactory payday at one of the biggest shows on TV.

by | February 21, 2018 | 08:04

The tentpole, starring Chadwick Boseman and directed by Ryan Coogler , has blown past its original tracking. Fittingly, the red carpet for the world premiere earlier this month put every other red carpet to shame. Theaters, in turn, was seemingly surprised by the avid reception the movie has gotten. For a limited time only, Black Panther will appear in the Hollywood Backlot area of the park and be flanked by his Royal Guards-the scene-stealing and incredibly awesome Dora Milaje.

by | February 20, 2018 | 20:33

Following Raw , Rollins took to Twitter to say that the gauntlet match was truly special. Finn Balor then took on Elias and defeated the guitar player by attacking his injured ribs with a Coup de Grace for the victory. All signs point to Sheamus and Cesaro vs. Titus O'Neil and Apollo Crews for the Raw Tag Titles being added to the show as well. Absolution , thy time has come.

by | February 18, 2018 | 07:01

In an interview with the Mail & Guardian this week, the EFF leader said he felt vindicated by Zuma's exit from the presidency, but warned that the fight is not over yet, vowing to robustly hold the ANC accountable. The 11:00 ANC parliamentary caucus meeting went ahead nonetheless. "So it must be understood in that way", Malema said. "I am not allowing members to abuse this sitting", the Speaker objected.

by | February 18, 2018 | 06:56

Eubank (26-2, 20 KOs) had spoken about ending Groves' career and emulating his father's success by winning his first world title. He cut me. I couldn't see out my right eye. So, I feel like no one in the world is more qualified to comment on having the proper attributes to be a boxing superstar. Blood, however, began streaming down Eubank's face in the fifth round and the fight became messy as Groves looked to hold on when the challenger tried to get close .

by | February 17, 2018 | 01:19

The intimate ceremony was chalk-full of Schumer's closest celebrity pals, which included Jennifer Lawrence , Jennifer Aniston , Jake Gyllenhaal , Larry David , and Judd Apatow . Amy said, "Text me when you wake up, Chris and I want to get married.' And then I called her when I woke up and she was like, "Let's try on dresses today.' It was literally that of spur of the moment".

by | February 17, 2018 | 01:19

Here is a statement from USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue . Currently, snap recipients get all of their benefits loaded onto a shopping card they can use at local stores, so long as they follow certain guidelines . "The main goal is to alleviate food insecurity, and the reason SNAP is so successful is because it gives low-income families the autonomy and dignity to make their own food choices", said Craig Gundersen, a professor in agricultural strategy at the Department of Agricultural and ...

by | February 16, 2018 | 06:57

Howard's assertion that Favreau will be voicing a "very cool and important alien character" will likely set speculation to warp speed. By now it's no secret that the Millennium Falcon will look different in Solo: A Star Wars Story compared to the "piece of junk" we've grown to love over the last four decades.

by | February 15, 2018 | 02:12

To commission a painting of Mrs. Obama by artist Kehinde Wiley , who has painted pictures of black women holding the severed heads of white women is outrageous and reveals the double standard of decency acceptable to liberals and the mainstream media.

by | February 12, 2018 | 01:44

NY state has confirmed it will sue The Weinstein Company , alleging the studio failed to protect employees from owner and movie mogul Harvey Weinstein. was set to finalize a sale of the beleaguered company to an investor group led by Maria Contreras-Sweet, the former Small Business Administration head under the Obama administration.

by | February 11, 2018 | 05:27

They were jammed together in January because of a political accord - and a desire by South Korea's leaders to include their northern neighbors in the Winter Games. US President Donald Trump and the North Korean leadership traded insults as tensions rose, with Trump repeatedly dismissing the prospect or value of talks with North Korea .

by | February 10, 2018 | 06:58

Ryan told Ellen how he got himself to Timberlake at the Minnesota game: "I pushed through". Selfie Kid was shocked when the "Mirrors" singer-songwriter said his name as The Ellen DeGeneres Show audience roared with delight. Before ending the call, Timberlake shared one more message to McKenna. "Thank you so much", McKenna overwhelmingly said as DeGeneres handed over four VIP tickets.

by | February 08, 2018 | 13:19

It overtook Christiano Ronaldo's snap announcing the birth of his fourth child for the top spot with nearly a million more likes in total. ALSO READ: Stormi Webster! The reality star took to Instagram to share the news with her 103 million followers.