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Federal Bureau of Investigation director's chief of staff takes private sector job

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions, at Trump's urging, has unsuccessfully pushed FBI Director Christopher Wray to fire McCabe, Axios reports. "I can't get into the details of what was discussed; I wasn't there", she added. "There's a curtain at the voting booth I vote in", he said. Trump said at an Oval Office event Tuesday that Wray didn't threaten to resign,"not even a little bit". Read More »

Kate Middleton's Baby Bump Has Finally Popped -- It's ideal

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To mark the launch of their new mental health project for children, the mum-of-two went to Roe Green Junior School in Brent and made a speech to explain why the new project is important. The Duchess of Cambridge has shown support for school teachers in a rare speech during an official royal engagement. Middleton said Mentally Healthy Schools' main goal is to intervene early so children struggling can get mental health support before their problems become more serious. Read More »

Smile! Grumpy Cat wins £500000 over copyright breach

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Grumpy Cat inadvertantly went global in 2012 when Bundsen's brother posted a picture on Reddit of the moggy sporting its now ubiquitous angry-looking face - caused by a pronounced underbite. But David Jonelis, attorney for Grumpy Cat Limited, told jurors the Sandfords were denied permission to produce a brand of Grumpy Cat ground coffee. Read More »

Princess Eugenie's wedding delayed due to royal engagements

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Royal commentator Richard Fitzwilliams has debunked the comment that Eugenie is a celebrity groupie, but admits that the royal gets press attention for partying and holidays because she is not a working member of the royal family. Princess Eugenie is set to marry her long-term boyfriend Jack Brooksbank . Although Harry is sixth in line for the throne, royal insider Dickie Arbiter recently said Eugenie's wedding might be even more star-studded than Harry and Markle's. Read More »

Joey Fatone Shuts Down NSYNC Super Bowl Reunion Rumors

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Joey Fatone recently told TMZ Sports that he and the rest of 'NSYNC aren't planning a reunion during the show . The Philadelphia Eagles and New England Patriots will face off in the Super Bowl Sunday at U.S. The cameraman then hounded him about the possibility of JT bringing Janet Jackson out after the 2004 Nipplegate fiasco, and Fatone's response to that was just as to-the-point and spot on. Read More »

Cosby makes first look since mistrial

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It was Cosby's first time on stage since his career imploded amid dozens of sexual assault allegations . WHYY reported Cosby scatted with the jazz band on stage and told stories about his family and his descent into blindness. Bill Cosby made his return to the stage Monday (Jan. 23) after keeping a low profile during his sexual assault trial. But the jury failed to reach a verdict and a retrial is due in April. Read More »

Want to hang with royals? Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are hiring

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Another source told the United Kingdom site that, "There is talk of a number of foreign tours for Prince Harry and Miss Markle this year, and September is a date that has been mooted". "I'm Cupid", she told reporters at the time of the engagement. She said, "It will be down in Windsor and it will be in October". They are second tier royals as far as the press is concerned. Read More »

Ant and Dec escape near-disaster at the National Television Awards

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Get Me Out of Here, and were the first winners of the special Bruce Forsyth Entertainment Award , for Ant & Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway . Meanwhile, the award in the prestigious category of best drama went to Doctor Foster, whose lead actress Suranne Jones said: "It was a risk to make the second series because you loved the first so much because we didn't want to disappoint you, so it means so much that you enjoyed it". Read More »

Jordan Peele makes history with 'Get Out' Oscar nomination

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Just a year ago a whopping 774 new members were inducted , 39 percent female and 30 percent people of color. Lucky for everyone, the movie was well-received at the box office and by the public, which is why fans were surprised to see Wonder Woman conspicuously missing from the recently released Academy Award nominations list, a reality that has a few fans very upset. Read More »

Netflix Circling 'Cloverfield' Sequel 'God Particle'?

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It stars Daniel Bruhl, Elizabeth Debicki , Chris O'Dowd, David Oyelowo , Gugu Mbatha-Raw and Ziyi Zhang. The Cloverfield series has been an unconventional, but profitable one for Paramount. Paramount then postponed that release three times: to October 2017, then February 2018, and then again, earlier this month, to April 2018. Following the surprise trailer and title reveals of its predecessors, the Untitled Cloverfield Sequel will be looking to continue to take that trend to the ... Read More »

Former Twins slugger Thome elected to HOF

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Edgar Martinez passed the 70 percent level, which often is a precursor to election the following year, but Mike Mussina was chosen on just 63.5 percent of the ballots, which might mean he will have to wait a little longer. But what may be even more troubling is that no one is going to fix it. Ramirez may have already been inducted, or certainly favored to join Thome in Cooperstown this year, but his two steroid suspensions have kept his vote total down. Read More »

R&B star Erykah Badu says she sees good in Hitler

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This is a fascinating, infuriating interview where Erykah Badu talks about seeing the humanity in Bill Cosby and... Erykah frequently gives us tongue in cheek, nearly flippant answers during her interviews, but unfortunately, if any of her responses were supposed to be light-hearted and sarcastic, it wasn't translated in the article, and her followers had plenty to say online. Read More »

Macaulay Culkin Opens Up About Michael Jackson And Childhood Fame

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When asked if she's doing alright, Culkin added: "She's tall, and handsome and smart". A source revealed that the spoons were an "inside joke" between Culkin and Paris. Jackson and Culkin regularly document their friedship on social media, posting videos and images of everything from Paris lounging on her godgather's lap to the pair giving each other pedicures. Read More »

'This Is Us' Is Finally Going To Tell Us How Jack Died

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At Randall's apartments, he tries to fix all the problems in a single day - plunging toilets, fixing heaters, and repairing washing machines. " Kevin , if I don't see you before work tomorrow, I love you ". "Every time I want to grab a drink, instead I just pick up a hammer", Jack tells teen Kevin . Teenage Kevin snaps at his parents, goes to Sophie's but later calls his mom to apologize. Read More »

Cent sitting on £5 million Bitcoin fortune

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Back in 2014, G Unit rap mogul 50 Cent released an album entitled " Animal Ambition " and whilst he accepted the usual methods of payment for it, he also allowed people to purchase the release using internet currency Bitcoin . "I take money no matter if its coins or dollars". Today the value is worth between $7 million and $8.5 million (£5m-6m). 50 Cent captioned an Instagram post detailing his financial gain. Read More »

"Murphy Brown" Latest 90s Show to Make TV Comeback, on CBS

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A multi-camera comedy lined up for CBS' 2018-2019 broadcast season, the Murphy Brown revival will see Bergen's character loop back around to covering television news in a time of cultural upheaval and political unrest. Bergen will also executive produce. Television producers, who produced the original series. Bergen won five Emmy Awards before deciding to take herself out of the running for more because, well, she was positively sick with trophies. Read More »

The Fall's lead singer Mark E Smith dies age 60

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A more detailed statement will follow in the next few days. "In the meantime, Pam and Mark's family request privacy at this sad time", the statement said. The frontman of the Fall , Mark E Smith, is pictured here in 2007 at London's Hammersmith Palais. From Pavement to LCD Soundsystem and wayward indie-rock hopes Shame , The Fall's otherworldly yet exhilarating sound can be heard widely among artists whose careers may not have existed without Smith. Read More »

Meryl Streep Joins the Cast of 'Big Little Lies'

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She joins returning cast members Reese Witherspoon , Nicole Kidman , Laura Dern , Shailene Woodley and Zoe Kravitz in the cast of the acclaimed drama series. This is the first new cast addition since the long-rumored second installment was officially greenlighted with a seven-episode order. The gig marks a rare TV role from Streep , who won an Emmy in 2004 for her role in HBO miniseries " Angels in America ". Read More »

Sentencing hits sixth day for doctor who sexually abused gymnasts

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Olympic Committee for allowing the sexual abuse to continue for decades. Geddert's attorney, Chris Bergstrom, said in an email Tuesday that "at this time , Mr. Asked about the Nassar case last week in Indianapolis, NCAA president Mark Emmert said he didn't have enough information to make a public opinion. Nassar is already serving a 60-year sentence in federal prison on child pornography convictions. Read More »

James Franco, 'Wonder Woman' among Oscar nomination snubs

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This one came as a major surprise . Films about diversity and inclusion have triumphed at the Oscar nominations , where women, people of colour and a host of Brits landed nods. So what were the biggest surprises and snubs from this year's competition? It scored nominations for Best Picture , Best Actress ( Frances McDormand ), Best Supporting Actor ( Woody Harrelson and Sam Rockwell ), Best Editing, Best Score and Best Screenplay. Read More »

Greta Gerwig Nabs Best Director Oscar Nomination With 'Lady Bird'

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If Peele wins, he would be the first black director to have an Academy Award. "I just keep feeling like I want more female storytellers and I want it quite selfishly because I want to see their stories". She got her start through a film subgenre called mumblecore, largely improvised, low-budget films that emphasize dialogue over plot. I was like, 'Can you believe it?' The idea of diversity in storytellers is so very important that I couldn't be more honored to be in this category with ... Read More »

'Shape of Water,' Christopher Plummer among Canadian Oscar nominees

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Aaron Sorkin received a nomination for his screenplay, which is becoming a common occurrence for the man, but the heart and soul of the film was left out. Call Me By Your Name's Timothée Chalamet continued his run of lead actor nominations, while Sufjan Stevens' exquisite song " Mystery of Love " finally received its awards-season due. Read More »

'Call Me By Your Name,' Dee Rees earn Oscar nods

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Though the nominations for " The Shape of Water " didn't make history, there were other nominations that broke the mold. It follows a similar milestone with the American Society of cinematographers, which nominated her earlier this month. Read More »

Did The Undertaker just retire on RAW 25?

Miz then mentioned that he needs to head to The Manhattan Center and he will see everyone there. Of course, one potentially fun scenario: Lita could be saved as a surprise entrant in the first-ever women's Royal Rumble match on Sunday. Read More »

UNC battles Virginia Tech on Big Monday

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UNC did not match Virginia Tech's intensity, much in the same way it had lapses in effort at FSU, Virginia and Notre Dame. "I'm thankful that it happened at home for the people". The Hokies (14-6, 3-4) even out-rebounded the Heels, 36-35. Tech shot 51.9 percent from the floor in the opening half and 46.7 percent (7-of-15) from beyond the 3-point line. Read More »

Oscars: First feminine director nod in eight years

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The number of nominations The Shape of Water leads with. Rachel Morrison becomes the first woman ever nominated for a Best Cinematographer Oscar , for Mudbound . Sam Rockwell, the front-runner for best supporting actor after Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild award wins, will compete for the Oscar against his "Three Billboards ..." co-star Woody Harrelson. Read More »

Details of Kate Middleton different birth for third child emerge

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With the launch of Mentally Healthy Schools, every primary school in the United Kingdom will get free access to a website providing reliable and tested resources suitable for the classroom. The Duchess of Cambridge has said she is committed to helping the "youngest and most vulnerable" in society as she launched a mental health website for teachers supporting pupils. Read More »

Philadelphia greasing light poles to stop fans from climbing

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The attention will be a lot more . "You start losing some of your top players to injury". "We're going to enjoy today, but when it's all over, we're going to get back to work". "They're on the same page". "We just played [like] trash", cornerback Xavier Rhodes said. Listen, that's who Nick is. The Timberwolves star can do his part to ease the hurt by getting Minnesota back to the National Basketball Association playoffs for the first time since 2003-04. Read More »

Band Slayer Says Goodbye To Stages with World Tour

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They later followed up with a poster showing that they'll be bringing Lamb Of God , Anthrax , Behemoth , and Testament out with them. They're one of the "big four" of the genre alongside Megadeth , Metallica and Anthrax . "I'm grateful that we've been around for 35 years; that's a really long time. Since their debut, the band has released 12 studio albums and has been awarded twice with a Grammy for the songs 'Eyes of the Insane" (2007) and 'Final Six (2008). Read More »

1450 evacuated after London gas leak

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The mayhem began in the early hours of this morning when nearly 1,500 people were told to leave the capital's world-famous Heaven nightclub. They are from a hotel and a night club. The Strand, a major route through central London , was closed and a 150m cordon put in place while National Grid engineers tried to isolate the leak. Read More »

6 new rules to prevent Oscars envelope gaffe

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After the finger want pointed at PwC - the auditors are responsible for counting votes and handing out envelopes - and the firm's two partners who attended the awards show to make sure everything ran smoothly, senior partner Tim Ryan came up with a foolproof plan to ensure such a snafu never makes live TV again. Read More »

Inspiration for Rosie the Riveter Dies at 96

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According to media accounts before her death, Fraley's claim she was the real Rosie the Riveter gained credence when a New Jersey researcher published his findings in "Rosie's Secret Identity", a 2016 article in the journal Rhetoric & Public Affairs. Read More »

WWE Raw 25 Open Discussion Thread

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It was followed by the McMahon family reveling in the show's success but things took a downward turn with Stone Cold Steve Austin returning and delivering his signature move in the Stunner to Vince and Shane McMahon . Roman Reigns (c) by pin following the Skull Crushing Finale after sending Roman Reigns (c) face-first into the exposed middle turnbuckle to win the Intercontinental Title. Read More »

Ryan Reynolds to Star in 'Clue' Remake From 'Deadpool' Writers

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Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick , who wrote the Deadpool films, are in talks to write the script but a deal isn't yet in place. Reynold's will develop Clue as a possible starring vehicle for the actor. classification) movie ever made. Reynolds would produce and also likely star in one of the roles. Clue is a mystery murder who-done-it game where the players play as the eccentric characters and try to figure out who committed the murder with which weapon in what room. Read More »

Richemont seeks to buy Yoox Net-A-Porter for €2.8 billion

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Richemont now has 49 % of Yoox Net-a-Porter's shares, but would like to increase that to at least 90 % and then delist the company. By 1200 BST, Yoox Net-A-Porter shares were trading 24.26% higher at €37.60. "Nearly 20 years after inventing YOOX, YNAP's magic excites me even more". Rosso, who owns 5.7 percent of YNAP's ordinary shares, declined to comment on whether he would tender his shares in the offer, but his comments suggested the deal would go through. Read More »

Netflix losses from Kevin Spacey scandal revealed

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The website has admitted to a taking an "unexpected" US$39 million (NZ$53 million) charge on content the production department has "decided not to move on with", CNN reports . Shortly after the Spacey scandal broke in October, Netflix announced that the sixth season of the show would be the last. The company reported a revenue of $3.29 billion in the fourth quarter of 2017, and gained 8.33 million new subscribers. Read More »

Britney Spears to headline Brighton Pride

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This will be the singer's first United Kingdom gig for many years, since she has been in Las Vegas for the last four. After a record breaking run in Sin City Brit-Brit will kicked off her first United Kingdom tour in seven years. "With over 250 shows, the record-setting residency was sold out on a regular basis, generating over $140 million gross revenue and selling over 930,000 tickets ". Read More »

Shah Rukh Khan receives WEF's 24th Crystal Award in Davos

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Shah Rukh Khan was honoured with the Crystal Award at the World Economic Forum on Monday. and guess who he thanked? "That is what I have learned from my beautifully scarred women", he added, referring to the acid victims. He also asked for a selfie with the acclaimed actress and legend Cate Blanchett , but then said that his children would get embarrassed, which made everyone present, laugh. Read More »

Comedian Attacked on Stage in South Carolina Club

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LaSha recalled Brown asking the audience member why did he come to a comedy show, if he wasn't going to laugh. 30 seconds into the attack, audience members intervened and broke up the fight. "I thank God for looking out for me and giving my old ass the ability to bob and weave because this could have ended in terrible way", Brown said. Brown also showed a deep gash on his arm which he said was inflicted by the man when he lashed with a mic stand onstage. Read More »

Maisie Williams Will Be a Bridesmaid at Sophie Turner's Wedding!

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When Sophie Turner announced her engagement to Joe Jonas , it sent the internet into meltdown. "Oh, I already got it! " the actress said. The Show - Game of Thrones have bonded amazingly well with the audience. "It depends what side of the fence you're going to sit on". She said: "It is (a long time) but I've never anxious about it because I know that people don't really want secrets and I don't think that I've ever really struggled with it because people think that they want to ... Read More »

Bill Cosby Sets Live Show For Tonight As Retrial Jury Selection Scheduled

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He told stories, honored old friends and finished by leading the band in a set, first using his mouth to scat in place of a missing horn section and then taking a turn at the drums. Cosby joked, 'You laugh when blind people walk into things - and guess what - blind people laugh when sighted people fall down!' Bill Cosby has mostly stayed out of the spotlight for the past 3 years, due to his ongoing legal troubles for his alleged sexual abuse against dozens of women. Read More »

Large grass fire threatens home, forces evacuations in north Texas

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He said its the first fire warning issued since 2011. Eastbound 1171 was shut down but re-opened about 3 p.m. Willow Park is located about 20 miles west of downtown Fort Worth. However, the fire burned the Pythian Home's store of hay, and Watson said they were trying to figure out how they would feed their animals. "We're trying to figure out how we're going to feed our animals now". Read More »

President Michael D Higgins among mourners at Dolores O'Riordan removal

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Dolores' Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11.30am today in Saint Ailbe's Church, Ballybricken , Co Limerick. Friends, fans and family - including O'Riordan's six siblings and her mother, Eileen - gathered to mourn at the four-hour service; her Cranberries bandmates left flowers next to her coffin, with a card that read "The song has ended, but the memories linger on". Read More »

Russians to get 'neutral' gray, red uniforms for Olympics

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The uniforms will have no national markings and will feature a logo with the words "Olympic Athlete from Russia". The IOC last month banned Russia from taking part at Pyeongchang over state-sponsored doping, but clean Russian competitors will be allowed to participate under strict conditions, and under a neutral flag. Read More »

John Cena in Talks to Star in 'Duke Nukem'

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The WWE star-turned-actor John Cena is in talks to star as Duke Nukem , hero of the classic video game franchise, Duke Nukem . According to The Hollywood Reporter , there is now no writer or director attached to the film, although Paramount is said to begin their search for a writer relatively soon. Read More »