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Syrian government forces advance on 2 fronts in Aleppo

It said 10 people, among them five civilians, were killed in retaliatory rebel fire on pro-regime towns in Idlib. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said rebel shelling of Aleppo's government-held districts killed 81 civilians ...

Cent knew about Kanye West

Kanye West's failure to comply with his regimen of prescription medicine contributed to his collapse and nervous breakdown according to recent reports - can't blame Kim Kardashian for this one. In the weeks that have followed, there have been many ...

Moana and Fantastic Beasts rule U.S. box office again

The PG-13 movie stars Aaron Eckhart as a scientist who taps into the subconscious mind of a boy who is possessed by a demon. " Incarnate " used digital advertising to try to better reach younger horror fans, and debuted on 1,700 screens, substantia...

Madonna raises $7.5M for Malawi, slams Trump in Miami show

At the time, she said, "I didn't know where Malawi was" on the map. Back in January, they did another charity gala together, and Madonna gave a speech all about how incredible she thinks Sean is. Other notable items included a Damien Hirst pain...

Florence Henderson, who starred in TV's 'The Brady Bunch,' dies at 82

In 2010, when she was 76, Henderson had been one of the oldest contestants on Dancing With the Stars. "She nurtured everybody. She was so caring", Lauer said. She was born in Dale , a small southwestern in town near the Ohio River, the 10th child of...

China labels Trump call 'petty action' by Taiwan

President-elect Donald Trump spoke by phone Friday with Tsai Ying-wen, the president of Taiwan . "The "one China" principle is the cornerstone of the healthy development of Sino-US ties, and we hope this political basis is not interfered with or d...

Syrian government presses on in Aleppo, thousands displaced

The fighting has prompted an exodus of terrified civilians, many fleeing empty-handed into remaining rebel-held territory, or crossing into government-controlled western Aleppo or Kurdish districts. Residents have been reduced to scavenging for food,...

APNewsBreak: All-Star Game no longer determines Series start

This is a change from the past 14 years, where the American League captured home-field advantage 11 times due to the fact that its All-Star team won the Midsummer Classic. Under the new CBA, the players in the all-star game will compete instead for a...

Russian Federation threatened Ukraine with missile strikes

Russian Federation put air defence batteries on alert and deployed battleships off the coast of Crimea yesterday as Ukraine conducted missile tests near the disputed Black Sea peninsula. Russian warships from the Black Sea Fleet have taken up positio...

Palm Springs Film Festival honors Natalie Portman for 'Jackie' role

The last time she was pregnant, Portman won an Academy Award for her performance in Black Swan . Then came a daunting amount of preparation. Natalie , I don't know if you have a trimester left or just a couple months . What were those seven minu...

'Hamilton' creator to tackle 'The Kingkiller Chronicles'

Rothfuss is working on a third book, " The Doors of Stone ", which has no release date yet. No one quite tells a story like Lin-Manuel Miranda, and thanks to "Drunk History", we now have his account of three Hamilton tales that didn't make it int...

Malaika and Arbaaz attend first counselling session after filing for divorce

In the event that they are unable to reconcile by then, the couple will probably get divorced on the same day. "The same questions were asked to Malaika and Arbaaz and both of them handled the matter maturely". The hearing subsequently lasted for 15 ...

Kendall Jenner cozies up to A$AP Rocky

It is literally the greatest". Jenner and fellow models Gigi and Bella Hadid , Lily Aldridge, Adriana Lima and Joan Smalls will be walking in the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show on Wednesday. "So yeah I was really flattered and I thought she look...

Liam Payne and GF Cheryl Cole Expecting a Baby!

The 33-year-old singer styled the chic piece with black boots and a mid-length olive green dress, which seemingly showed a peek at a growing baby bump . She shared with Hello! magazine: "There are loads of places even in Europe I haven't seen yet". ...

Dolly Parton's 1 Piece of Advice for Kid Actors

One might think that recording a Christmas album when the temperature is well above 70 degrees might be a little hard, but according to Jennifer Nettles , when it comes to the holidays, it's an all-year thing. Nettles joked that people don't usually...

The World's Highest-Paid Musicians Of 2016

The 1989 star made a whopping $170 million in 2016, the magazine reports. Meanwhile, the No. 8-finishing Rolling Stones ($66.5 million) played only 27 shows during Forbes' scoring period, yet out-earned much younger acts like Justin Bieber.

Amanda Seyfried is pregnant, shows off baby bump

She shared the news at the launch of Givenchy's new Live Irr├ęsistible fragrance which she is a spokeswoman for. The see-through outfit left little to the imagination, although she verbally confirmed the pregnancy as well. While talking to Marie Clai...

Yuvraj Singh begins new innings with bollywood actress Hazel Keech

While the ceremony is yet to take place, here are pictures of the bride and groom in their wedding attire. Yuvraj and Hazel greeted the paparazzi and guests. Their mehndi and sangeet pictures floating around the internet are a sensation. Yuv...

Will 'Gilmore Girls' Continue? Amy Sherman-Palladino Leaves The Door Open

It culminates in a public argument in Luke's Diner, in which Luke and Lorelai talk about how separate their lives are, even though they are together. In the last episode of the revival, Rory was seen jumping for joy, telling Jess that she has f...

Grab the tissues! The first 'Beaches' trailer is here

It airs at 8/7c on January 21 on Lifetime . Beaches tells the story of childhood best friends from different upbringings and follows their ups and downs through marriage, career, loss and motherhood to a tear-jerking end. Gabriella Pizzolo, Grac...

Moana cruises to top spot over Thanksgiving weekend in the US

Where available, the latest global numbers for Friday through Sunday are also included. In the USA and Canada, the animated feature was number one with an estimated $81.1 million in ticket sales in the five-day holiday weekend period. However, th...

'The Walking Dead': Alanna Masterson on Tara's Secret (SPOILERS)

Because kids can never be trusted on this damn show, the little girl wanted to kill her. And that's a real shame because Alanna Masterson proved tonight that she's incredibly charming and can inject a lot of fun into an episode. At dinner, they offer...

"'Brady Bunch" mom Florence Henderson dies at age 82

It's such a gentle, innocent, sweet show, and I guess it proved there's always an audience for that", Henderson told a reporter in 1999. Susan Olsen, the actress who played youngest daughter Cindy, wrote on Facebook that Henderson - a mother of f...

Detroit Pistons announce plans to move downtown next season

The development arm of the Ilitch family, Olympia Development of MI, announced Monday that the Pistons and Ilitch Holdings will hold a 3 p.m. news conference at Cass Technical High School. The move will not only put the Pistons and Red Win...

WWE RAW Preview (11/21): Survivor Series Fallout

Or are you just psyched to see what Goldberg has to say following his shocking squash victory, and how they set-up rumored his extended run? After putting together a Survivor Series for the ages, WWE was tasked with the job of following it up...

Pistons to return to downtown Detroit

The team has played at The Palace of Auburn Hills , about 30 miles from downtown Detroit , since 1988. The Detroit Pistons will join the Red Wings in calling Little Caesars Arena home starting next year. The Red Wings are owned by Mike ...

Thankful this time of year

To have gratitude means not being greedy or walking around like a snob and shoving it in other people's face when you have something they don't. Who are the forgotten ones around you? "But with you there is forgiveness so that with reverence we serve...

Australian man chases robber in his underwear

McConnell was sleeping when he was awoken by his wife, who told him the shop next door to their house was being robbed. The name Daniel McConnell is quickly sweeping the Internet this Thanksgiving in the United States after giving an interview wi...

Jeremy Johnson, No. 18 Auburn overpower Alabama A&M 55-0

Alabama has 16 five stars, 44 four stars and 21 three star players. They are very well-coached; Kevin Steele has done a really good job with them. I foresee the same eventual outcome as my quality dirtneck friend - a Crimson Tide win. The loss to G...

Nicholas Meyer says Michelle Yeoh is aboard Star Trek Discovery

The brand-new "Star Trek" will introduce new characters seeking imaginative new worlds and new civilizations, while exploring the dramatic contemporary themes that have been a signature of the franchise since its inception in 1966. She also played a ...

Gilmore Girls auction: Own a part of Stars Hollow history

Netflix's pragmatism in bankrolling such revivals nevertheless contains a whiff of cynicism, inasmuch as it's so obviously created to bolster the "If you just watched" part of its algorithm, while exploiting a media sphere that increasingly caters to...

Spokeswoman: Elton John not doing Trump's inauguration

This opens the door for Trump-backing singers like Ted Nugent or Kid Rock - who, as we understand, are just as classy and yuge as Elton - to perform at the January swearing-in ceremony. He also mentioned Trump's pro-gay stance during the intervie...

Mariah Carey: It's 'Difficult to Talk About' James Packer Split

DeGeneres went on to inquire about the performer's upcoming E! docuseries, Mariah's World, the new trailer for which shows the singer trying on wedding dresses ahead of her once-planned union with Packer. Carey and Packer, a billionaire casino mogul,...

Sisodia detained during protest

AAP volunteers rounded up along with deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia during their protest against demonetisation today made good use of their time in detention as they queued up to withdraw cash from an ATM machine in the police station.

Can Watching Netflix Together Boost Family Bonds?

It's better if you pretend that Rory is still in her mid-20s, that you assume that each and every character dynamic is intact and consistent, that you don't dwell on which pop culture references are current and which have been in Sherman-Palladino's ...

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'Giroud is the best in the world'

The foundations are being laid for one of the English Premier League's most exhilarating and competitive title races. But our target is this. Along with the London based outfit, ...

Sarah Sanders calls for investigation into anonymous op-ed author

After all, Trump was a dark horse in the Republican primaries and the presidential race. And the USA ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, said that she had never hea...

Cuomo-Nixon showdown in NY governor's race goes to voters

Now the New York Times reports that the flier was drafted and approved by two men with close ties to Cuomo . Gov. Andrew Cuomo is taking some heat from his opponent Cynt...

Naomi Osaka upsets Serena Williams in controversial US Open final

It isn't, and as a result, a player was penalized for the actions of her coach . I don't cheat to win. US Open tournament referee Brian Earley administered fines of $4,000 f...

Burt Reynolds Dead at 82

He previously underwent heart surgery in 2010. He starred in more than 80 films, including his break-out hit Deliverance , as well as Smokey and the Bandit , and Boogie Nights...

Arizona governor names former Sen. Jon Kyl as McCain replacement

The unusual timing of Kyl's appointment could work out for another Arizona Republican who wants to become a U.S. senator - Rep. Martha McSally . Arizona's other current Sena...

The Bachelor 2019 Is Colton Underwood: Who Is the Next New Star?

One of the big issues for Underwood, which endeared him to many fans, was his virginity and staying true to that part of himself. The upcoming season of The Bachelor will kickoff...

New Yorker drops Steve Bannon from festival lineup after outcry

In an earlier phone interview with the Times , Remnick said he had "every intention of asking him hard questions and engaging in a serious and even combative conversation". Every...

Senator John McCain honored with memorial service at Washington National Cathedral

Sajjan said McCain always made time to speak to him and other Canadian officials at security conferences around the world and that McCain had built a "great relationship with...

Aretha Franklin's funeral returns to her gospel roots

The city has treated her death as the passing of royalty, with Franklin's body laying in repose in the grand rotunda of the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History for...

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Prolific playwright Neil Simon dead at 91

Prolific playwright Neil Simon dead at 91

It's been reported that Simon passed away on Sunday morning at New York Presbyterian Hospital in Manhattan, after being on life support. Simon's other honors include member...

Unai Emery denies having training-ground row with Mesut Ozil

Unai Emery denies having training-ground row with Mesut Ozil

When asked about Ozil's omission, and if it was due to a training ground argument, Emery was quick to dismiss the claims and said the player was missing due to illness. Where Wenge...

The Cohen-Manafort fallout

The Cohen-Manafort fallout

The news came at the same time Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen was in a NY federal court to plead guilty to multiple counts of campaign finance violations, tax fraud and b...

Aretha Franklin reportedly declined offer to sing at Trump's inauguration

Aretha Franklin reportedly declined offer to sing at Trump's inauguration

She reportedly left the stage in tears following the performance. "Moments later, Grande opened the show with a rendition of "(You Make Me Feel) A Natural Woman " alongside The R...

That time Aretha Franklin swooped in and saved the Grammys

That time Aretha Franklin swooped in and saved the Grammys

The statement continued: "Thank you for your compassion and prayers". "Every time one of her songs comes on, everyone sings along, everyone knows the lyrics and. Franklin was o...