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Petition initiated to remove Matt Damon from 'Oceans 8'

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Pictures' " Ocean's 8 " starring Sandra Bullock , Cate Blanchett , Anne Hathaway , Mindy Kaling, Sarah Paulson, Awkwafina, with Rihanna and Helena Bonham Carter. Things really began to heat up after Harvey Weinstein , a former movie executive who created the careers for many stars, saw more than 30 women come forward with graphic tales of their inappropriate encounters with the 65-year-old from many years ago. Read More »

Washington couple killed in Mexico bus crash

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The bus was carrying cruise-ship passengers - some from the Celebrity Equinox , which left out of the PortMiami. Jody Fritz was an assistant principal at an elementary school in Belfair. The majority of the passengers came from two ships belonging to Miami-based Royal Caribbean Cruises: the Celebrity Equinox and the Serenade of the Seas , which are both seven-night Caribbean cruises, the company said in a statement. Read More »

Kris Jenner "beyond excited" about Khloe Kardashian's pregnancy

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Tristan Thompson , the child's father, appears to be equally excited about the news. Although details about how they first met were initially scarce, Tristan revealed it was fellow National Basketball Association player Brandon Jennings who first introduced him to the 33-year-old reality star. Read More »

Ex-Miss Americas call for pageant CEO's firing over offensive emails

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In a series of emails, obtained and published by the Huffington Post , Haskell body shames a former Miss America and uses vulgar terms to describe the same pageant victor. "When I first read the emails in the article, I wasn't shocked but I was validated", she said. Mr Haskell also wrote of tactics that would drive 1989 Miss America Ms Carlson "insane". Read More »

CNN Poll: 68 Percent Say Sexual Harassment Is a Serious Issue

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According to an NBC News/Wall Street Journal survey released Wednesday morning, 54 percent of Americans think Congress should not have impeachment hearings. That is the Democrats' first lead on this question in the poll since February 2013 (right after Barack Obama's second inauguration) and their largest advantage on the economy since July 2009 (months into Obama's first year as president). Read More »

Quentin Tarantino's 'Star Trek' film taps screenwriter Mark L. Smith

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Quentin Tarantino is beaming up screenwriter Mark L. Smith . Tarantino has always been a vocal Star Trek fan, but the film world was caught off guard when it was learned the Pulp Fiction and Kill Bill auteur had actually pitched an R-rated film to Paramount, and that the studio was eager to make the film , with J.J. Read More »

Sarah Palin's Son Track Palin Granted House Arrest After Confrontation With Dad

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Todd Palin said by phone during Wednesday's bail hearing that the family - including Sarah and two of their children, Trig and Piper - want contact with Track. "Given the nature of the actions addressed.by law enforcement and the charges involved, the Palins are unable to comment further", John Tiesmessen, the Palins' attorney, said in a statement. Read More »

Apple admits slowing down old iPhone models with flagging batteries

Apple said in a statement to TechCrunch that it will "smooth out" power demands on iPhones when batteries are old, in cold conditions, or when they're low on power. And John Poole found than when it came to iOS , the difference between 10.2.0 and 10.2.1-the latter a patch that rolled out in February-was dramatic. Read More »

Vince McMahon files five trademarks for XFL

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He did so, the filing noted, "primarily to fund a separate entity from the Company, Alpha Entertainment LLC, which Mr. McMahon established to explore investment opportunities across the sports and entertainment landscapes, including professional football". Read More »

Flustered Sachin Tendulkar not allowed to pad up in Rajya Sabha

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The Rajya Sabha could not transact any business on Wednesday, the third day out of four this session, and was adjourned for the day after repeated adjournments as Congress members sought a discussion on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's remarks against his predecessor Manmohan Singh. Read More »

Artemis Fowl: Director Kenneth Branagh Casts Key Roles In Upcoming Adaptation

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Ferdia is about to be catapulted into fame as he has been selected out of 1,200 candidates for the title role in Disney's new blockbuster, Artemis Fowl . The project was originally optioned by Harvey and Bob Weinstein's Miramax in 2000, reuniting the Weinsteins with their former owners Disney (Disney Publishing Worldwide published the book series). Read More »

United States mom gives birth to daughter from embryo frozen in 1992

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United States companies are not required to report the age of the embryos, just the outcome of the pregnancies, Zaher Merhi, director of IVF research and development at New Hope Fertility Center in NY, told CNN . Tina was born in 1991 and the egg from which embryo was frozen was fertilized in 1992. But some experts said it's unclear if Emma's birth is definitely a record. Read More »

Danny Masterson accused of rape by a fifth woman

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All I seek is justice and to prevent this from ever happening again to anyone else as it has for some time. My truth will be heard. Four women, including Chrissie Carnell-Bixler, had previously accused Masterson of rape . "When Danny ended the relationship she continued to pursue him, even making threats to beat up his current wife Bijou Phillips unless she left him", said the rep. Read More »

It's Unclear When Trump Will Actually Sign the Tax Bill

It proposes massive changes in the tax code for businesses and individual Americans. All 48 members of the Senate's Democratic caucus voted against the bill. "For some reason we don't really understand very well, over the last 30 years, the link between corporate profits and workers wages has been broken in the USA and that means that the corporations and their shareholders keep more of their profits, including their after tax profits and workers get less", Mr Gleckman says. Read More »

Former assistant of Weinstein breaks silence in TV interview

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Perkins signed a non-disclosure agreement in 1998 and was paid $168,000 over an incident involving Weinstein, and tells BBC's Newsnight it was stiflingly strict. Zelda Perkins worked for the movie mogul's Miramax Films in the 1990s but resigned after a colleague accused Weinstein of attempted rape - an allegation he has denied. Read More »

Khloé Kardashian May Be Due as Early as March 2018

Khloe Kardashian and Tristan Thompson are expecting a bundle of joy in 2018. Which makes us wonder.if all the hints pointing to Khloe being pregnant were in fact correct, can we apply the same logic to Kylie's reported pregnancy? "The way you take care of everyone around you inspires me", Achemyan wrote via Instagram on Wednesday alongside the pregnancy reveal photo. Read More »

Why Dave Chappelle feels sorry for 'poor white' Trump voters

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He released the first two in March. I listened to them say naive poor white people things. "We've got a lot of trouble out of them", Chappelle told the audience during his stand-up routine. "In fact, I'm not even lying, not to sound f*cked up, but I felt sorry for them", Chappelle adds. Following Neflix's release, Comedy Central will broacast all 28 episodes of Chappelle's Show on New Years Day, before the presentation of the comedian's stand-up special, Killin' Them Softly at ... Read More »

Netflix's Bright Will Have a Sequel

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And Will Smith is attached for that outing as well. Set in an alternate present LA, the film imagines humans living side-by-side with orcs, fairies, elves, and other fantasy races. The film's Rotten Tomatoes score now stands at a dismal 28, and while it's very early (just 18 reviews as of this article), that's already an indication that many critics probably aren't going to fall in love with it. Read More »

Twinkle Khanna: Akshay Kumar not the first choice for 'Padman'

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She returns not as an actress but as co-producer of a film that stars her husband Akshay Kumar . To which Twinkle added, "The thing is, if we had somebody who the Indian public idolises and men look up to and he who could wear a sanitary pad , I think (it is) Akshay". Read More »

Mom charged after leading police to son's abused body

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Investigators say Rodriguez told police that her son had gone to visit his father in Texas earlier this month. The Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner has yet to identify the remains. But someone from Pakistan, reportedly the child's step-uncle, had already called OH police to warn that Rodriguez had buried the child in her backyard after he died , according to KOAA. Read More »

Facebook signs first-ever music deal with a record label

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Facebook notes that this pairing is a first step in a series of plans that will introduce more music-based products into their arsenal, but won't stop with just UMG. "We are excited to bring that to life on Facebook , Instagram, Oculus and Messenger in partnership with UMG", she said today. What does this mean for Spotify, which has been one of Facebook's strongest partners in the music-streaming space - how will playlists and other content shared from Spotify rank in Facebook's news ... Read More »

Why Selena Gomez and Her Mother Unfollowed Each Other on Instagram

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According to a new report, sources connected to Hillsong Church, where both Bieber and Gomez are known to attend, have revealed that Bieber is doing a lot of making amends in recent months as part of his renewed faith in God. He's not sweating the fact her whole family hates him! She recently spoke up about their new shot at love after being named Billboard's Woman of the Year . Read More »

Trailer for the 'Mamma Mia!' sequel is here

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Here We Go Again , has arrived nearly a decade after the first 2008 movie. And before we miss this out, Cher arrives towards the end of the trailer, playing Donna's mother, promising us this party is going to get better . In the clip, Rosie, tells Sophie, "Your mother was the bravest person we ever knew". "Grandma, you weren't invited", Sophie tells her when she shows up unexpectedly. Read More »

Why Cardi B doesn't buy gifts for adults

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As much as I can not wait to hear that come Friday, this interview left me with one question: When is Cardi B getting a late night show? Elsewhere in the interview, Cardi spoke on the success and validation of " Bodak Yellow ". I don't want to have three kids that got to share one room. Speaking of jewelry, Cardi also gushed about her 8-karat engagement ring , which her fiancé Offset gave her during a concert earlier this year. Read More »

Barcelona In The 'Final Straight' To Agreeing A Deal For Philippe Coutinho

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Philippe Coutinho has agreed a mega contract with Barcelona but the La Liga leaders haven't agreed a deal with Liverpool FC, according to reports in Spain. "On Coutinho, it isn't necessary to say much". He's a great player, who has been making a difference in his team, the Brazilian team. Liverpool rejected multiple offers from Barcelona in the summer and stood firm, insisting that Coutinho was not for sale. Read More »

Earthquake of magnitude 5.2 strikes near Iran's capital

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A large natural disaster of magnitude 5.2 has struck Iran's capital Tehran, according to state television, AzVision.az reports citing the Independent. In Tehran and other cities and towns, the latest quake sent panicked residents into the streets and parks, and tens of thousands of people braved the cold to spend the night outside, fearing stronger aftershocks. Read More »

Harvey Weinstein scandal: #SheKnew posters call out Meryl Streep

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The placement of the accusatory messages indicated that their creator hoped to target Streep's awards campaign for her upcoming starring role in " The Post ", a Steven Spielberg film distributed by 20th Century Fox. She added that Weinstein "needed me much more than I needed him and he made sure I didn't know". McGowan became one of the first actresses to be linked to the Weinstein scandal when it was it was reported that she received a settlement from the producer in the bombshell New ... Read More »

Diego Luna and Michael Pena to star in Narcos season 4

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A new teaser for Season 4 revealed Diego Luna (" Rogue One: A Star Wars Story") and Michael Peña (" Cesar Chavez ") would star in the series. It's unclear if his character will not appear in the new season at all, but he's definitely no longer starring. Read More »

News host quits after discovering giant gender pay gap

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Under President Trump, the White House's gender pay gap more than tripled, as The Washington Post's Christopher Ingraham wrote in July : The median female White House employee is drawing a salary of $72,650 in 2017, compared to the median male salary of $115,000. Read More »

Street artists target Meryl Streep with 'She knew' posters

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Meryl Streep has been targeted by street artists, with posters reading "She knew" popping up in Los Angeles . "I wasn't deliberately silent", Streep said , according to CNN . "You can not have a legal document that protects a criminal - this isn't someone who sold you a dodgy vehicle". She has, after all, spent many years suffering in silence, legally forbidden from speaking out against Weinstein. Read More »

Legendary Hip Hop Lawyer/Podcaster Combat Jack Dead at 48

Since the announcement, Hip-Hop and Combat Jack peers have responded via social media. The Brooklyn resident is remembered by his four children. Jack's presence in the hip-hop world will be missed, as will his engaging discussion and endless wisdom. Read More »

Is George Clooney in Ocean's 8?

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At first glance, the pacing, tone, and humor of the trailer seems consistent with previous Ocean films which of course starred George Clooney and Brad Pitt and Matt Damon (who will be making a cameo in this film), but were also themselves a re-make of the famous Ocean's 11 film starring Frank Sinatra . Read More »

Camaraderie of agitation leaders: Mevani calls on Hardik

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Early trends show that the BJP is leading in majority of the seats reserved for Scheduled Caste candidates. Mevani secured 95,497 votes, while Chakravarti got 75,801 votes. Vadgam's population comprises 16 per cent Dalits and 25 per cent Muslims. I promise to people, I will keep working for you. "We hope we will give tough fight to BJP in 2019", he said. Read More »

Singer Jonghyun's Death Sheds Light on Systematic Troubles in K-pop Industry

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Kim spent almost a decade in his leading role as one of five members of SHINee , one of the most popular boy bands in the country. Fans around the world also left messages on social media. "We will remember you forever". I pray only that you aren't hurting. South Korea has one of the highest suicide rates among developed countries. According to 2015 OECD data, there are almost 30 suicide deaths per 100,000 people in South Korea; Japan, Hungary and Slovenia follow with almost 20 suicide ... Read More »

These Sketches *Could* Be Our First Look at Meghan Markle's Wedding Dress

Israeli designer Inbal Dror confirmed she had sent a sketch for Meghan to consider at the request of Kensington Palace, the Jerusalem Post reports . Just as a remind, Duchess of Cambridge wore an Alexander McQueen gown created by English designer Sarah Burton. There's no word yet on which dress Meghan will walk down the aisle in (or if she'll even go with a Dror design at all), but all that's certain is she'll look stunning in whatever dress she chooses! "A Royal wedding is a ... Read More »

Meryl Streep Defends after McGowan Attack: 'I Wasn't Deliberately Silent' on Weinstein

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McGowan claims she was allegedly raped by Weinstein , and has been exceedingly vocal about the dangers of staying silent, ever since the October 5 New York Times report blew the lid off the now-debased movie mogul's alleged behaviors . I don't tacitly approve of rape. "You'll accept a fake award breathlessly & affect no real change". "He needed me much more than I needed him and he made sure I didn't know ", the statement continued, claiming that Weinstein used his association with ... Read More »

Hugh Jackman burst his stitches on set of The Greatest Showman

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Zac Efron , left, is a fictionalized protégé of razzle-dazzler P.T. Barnum , played by Hugh Jackman . Mary further told Hugh, 'I'm in a nursing home and I've got your picture plastered all over the walls. The screenplay is unlikely to withstand ten minutes of fact-checking, but if that's what's on your mind as the Bearded Lady, the Dog Boy and Chang and Eng - the Original Siamese Twins - are romping through a very phony-looking set of olde timey NY, you should probably just stop going to ... Read More »

Real Housewives of Beverly Hills Season 8 taglines revealed

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Kemsley joined the show as a friend of Vanderpump. Since last season , it seems as if the lines of communication have remained closed between Dorit, Erika and Lisa Rinna . Lisa Rinna has chose to be a full-time mom-ager to her two teenage model daughters, which apparently includes vitamin drips before traveling. I mean, that sounds freaky, but from what I see of her, it's like this tight, fit little thing. Read More »

Sketches Of Meghan Markle's Potential Wedding Dress Have Been Released

Prince Harry and Markle's wedding is expected to be simpler than Prince William and Kate Middleton's royal wedding in 2011. "We received a request from the royal family to send a sketch", a spokesperson for the designer said. Seeing as Markle has been a fashionista for some time now, it will be exciting to see what she chooses for the wedding. And while she decides on her wedding gown, we are only hoping that she comes out as the most gorgeous bride on her wedding day. Read More »

Cardinal Law, central figure in church abuse scandal, dies

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He apologized during Sunday Mass. He was reassigned to serve as archpriest of the Papal Liberian Basilica of St. Mary Major in Rome, where he died. He retired in 2011. Law was a prominent voice in MA and beyond, especially as abortion. Born Nov. 4, 1931, in Mexico, Law completed his education from Harvard in 1953 and immediately entered the seminary. Read More »

Dean Ambrose suffers arm injury on Raw

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As seen last night on Raw, Dean Ambrose is injured. Then Seth Rollins hit a suicide dive on The Bar but Dean Ambrose got in the way. According to multiple reports, he has been working with the injury for a while. It is now unknown how long the Lunatic Fringe could be out of action. The 32-year-old Ambrose is a true workhorse who hasn't missed an extended period of time for WWE during his tenure since getting elevated to the main roster in 2012. Read More »