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Former BBC Breakfast host Bill Turnbull has prostate cancer

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The average age for men to be diagnosed is between 65 and 69 years. Here's what you need to know about the disease. "It is crucial for every man to acknowledge the threat that prostate cancer can pose to his life". Treatments include surgically removing the prostate, radiotherapy and hormone therapy. While new research suggests antidepressants stop prostate cancer spreading to the bones in 90 per cent of cases. Read More »

Man Assaulted in Colorado Bar While Holding Four-Year-Old Daughter

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The video showed Brown being punched in the face a several times before the child was taken out of his arms by a bystander. The incident occurred at Crossroads Pizza and Wings in Pine Junction. Police have released still images from the surveillance video in hopes of identifying the other man involved. Joel Michael Wilson, 31, is being held at the county jail for investigation on first-degree assault-extreme indifference, second-degree assault and child abuse charges. Read More »

The Most Surprising Best Picture Winners [SLIDESHOW]

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President Trump is known for throwing negative comments on celebrities and the apparent culture of elitism in Hollywood. On Tuesday, President Trump echoed the sentiments of conservatives in a morning tweet . Even more worrisome was a slide in the key demographic of adults aged 18-49, whose viewership was down 14 percent from 2016. "We need to set an example", he said. Read More »

The Weinstein Company Sale is Off, Again, After ‘Disappointing Information’ Revealed

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An earlier version of this article misstated the size of the budget that Maria Contreras-Sweet managed at the California Business, Transportation and Housing Agency. "All of us have worked in earnest on the transaction to purchase the assets of The Weinstein Company", her statement begins. To that end, we will consider acquiring assets that may become available in the event of bankruptcy proceedings, as well as other opportunities that may become available in the entertainment industry. Read More »

Storm Reid found her 'Wrinkle in Time' role an easy fit

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Since I know this is my passion and I feel like God chose this career for me, I just knew I was ready to do it". One of the biggest challenges for her though was having that "lead" title bestowed on her. "So at one point, I had Storm go over and crouch on the floor, on the dot, so she could look at the dot, so we could do the scene". " A Wrinkle In Time " opens nationwide on March 9. Read More »

United States judge orders ex-drug executive Shkreli to give up $7.36 million

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Along with the Wu-Tang Clan Once Upon a Time in Shaolin album that Shkreli has boasted he bought for $2 million, he would have to give up $5 million in cash in a brokerage account. He also was convicted of manipulating shares in another drug company he later founded, Retrophin, whose stock and cash he also used to repay swindled investors in his hedge funds, MSMB Capital and MSMB Healthcare. Read More »

Watch Young Boy Perfectly Reenact Black Panther Scene

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It's unclear whether Erik Killmonger, another unforgettable character , will be just a one-off villain in the Black Panther franchise. The article notes if Black Panther does get nominated for Best Picture that it would be the first comic book movie to do so. Read More »

Submarine could be next Navy vessel to visit Vietnam

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Analysts say the port call, which follows a visit to the Philippines in February, is a chance for the United States to flex its military muscle in Asia. The port call and USA operations in the South China Sea are routine, Manning said. The ship's anchoring off Danang is symbolic as it was a key port for the US during the war that ended in 1975. Read More »

Jimmy Kimmel perfectly rips Trump over Oscars ratings

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The President also declared the problem with the ceremony was that there are no stars anymore - except him before adding, "just kidding". On Tuesday, President Trump echoed the sentiments of conservatives in a morning tweet. The Golden Globes reached 19 million viewers in January and the Grammys had an audience of 19.8 million, Nielsen said. Last year's biggest hit, "Star Wars: The Last Jedi", earned $619 million. Read More »

'You know Mueller can arrest you, right?'

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Mueller's team is seeking copies of all correspondences with senior Trump campaign and administration officials. He also bashed the White House press secretary Sarah Huckabbe Sanders who undermined his role in Trump's campaign, claiming he lacked knowledge about its inner workings. Read More »

The Best Social Reactions to the 'Bachelor' Finale Breakup

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Last night during the finale , all of America - or at least all of Bachelor Nation - watched through tear-filled eyes as Arie Luyendyk Jr . crushed his fiancée of like, two minutes, heart into a million pieces. Shocking unedited, uncut split screen footage showed 36-year-old Arie breaking up with Becca so that he can be with runner-up Lauren Burnham . He basically said he woke up, thought about it, and decided she was cool enough to have kids with. Read More »

Disney's Christopher Robin Trailer Debuts!

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While sitting on a park bench, a contemplating Robin is approached by his old friend, Pooh. Feeling burnt out, Christopher Robin gets the shock of his life when he's visited by Winnie the Pooh (played by longtime voice actor Jim Cummings ), who has traveled from the Hundred Acre Wood to England to help his old friend reconnect with his inner child. Read More »

Kevin Love Opens Up About In-Game Panic Attack

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In an article for the Players' Tribune , the Cleveland Cavaliers star said he suffered the attack during a game against the Atlanta Hawks in November. "I remember our assistant coach yelling something about a defensive set". Love admitted that the loss of his grandmother affected him more than he knew and that he'd buried those emotions since her passing. Read More »

'Lost in Space' Netflix trailer delivers a freaky Robot

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The original Lost In Space launched in 1965 and held on for 83 episodes, chronicling the trials and tribulations of the Robinson family as they attempt to return home after their intergalactic mission goes haywire. There was also a planned TV series, The Robinsons: Lost in Space , to air in 2004 that never materialized. But when the new colonists find themselves abruptly torn off course en route to their new home they must forge new alliances and work together to survive in a unsafe alien ... Read More »

2 children die after being hit, dragged by auto

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Other Broadway stars expressed condolences to Blumenstein, who is known for her award-winning role in the musical "The King and I ". Miles is listed in stable condition. The white auto was going really fast. Joshua Lew and Blumenstein's 4-year-old daughter Abigail were transported to New York-Presbyterian Methodist Brooklyn Hospital, where they both died. Read More »

Janhvi celebrates her 21st birthday at an orphanage

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Janhvi opted to celebrated her birthday at an old age home, in what appears to be a gesture inspired by her mother's graciousness. We got our hands on a photo , where an emotional Janhvi is seen closing her eyes before cutting her birthday cakes. Read More »

Meghan Markle to be baptised in Kensington Palace by Archbishop Justin Welby

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The couple have said they were "hugely grateful" for the many good wishes they have received and that they wanted to have the public join in to enjoy their special day. Although the former Suits actress was raised a Protestant, and went to Catholic school, she's not obliged to be confirmed and baptised as an Anglican in order to marry Prince Harry . Read More »

'Marvel's Luke Cage Gets Season 2 Trailer & Premiere Date On Netflix

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Cathey as Luke's father James Lucas. After clearing his name, Luke Cage ( Mike Colter ) has become a celebrity on the streets of Harlem, with a reputation as bulletproof as his skin. Netflix also confirmed the season 2 premiere of " Marvel Jessica Jones ", that series will return with new episodes on March 8, 2018. Over the past few months, Netflix and Marvel have been releasing exciting teases for the new chapter in Luke Cage's life. Read More »

Jennifer Garner Pokes Fun at Her Viral Oscars Moment

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Jennifer shared the hilarious voiceovers on her Instagram story. Or she was just going through a rollerdex of projects she's now wrapping her head around. She accessorized with sapphire and diamond earrings, from the Piaget Sunny Side of Life collection, and two white gold and diamond rings by Piaget , which consisted of 25 carats alone. Read More »

Kate Middleton predicted her own future

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Little did Kate know that just years later in 2001, she would kickstart the prophecy by meeting Prince William at the University of St. Andrews, and 10 years later cement her fate by tying the knot and living with Wills at Kensington Palace in London. Read More »

Word created by The Simpsons added to USA dictionary

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Marvel Comics, whose character Ms Marvel has the power to embiggen herself, also tweeted about the addition to the dictionary . New words include "glamping ", "mansplain " and "subtweet " Other adopted words include " embiggen " to denote something getting bigger, and "welp ", which Merriam-Webster defines as an informal way "to introduce a remark expressing resignation or disappointment". Read More »

Oscars host Jimmy Kimmel takes on #MeToo, gives out snacks and prizes

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The almost four-hour live show averaged 26.5 million total viewers, according to Nielsen data in an ABC statement, down from 32.9 million in 2017 and below the 32 million in 2008, now the second-least watched year. Kimmel wasn't the only one getting political throughout the night. Ms McDormand, 60, whose character seemed to channel the anger of the #MeToo movement that has dominated Hollywood and beyond, asked all the female nominees - across directing, cinematography , costumes and ... Read More »

In pics: Rochelle-Keith exchange wedding vows in Tamil Nadu

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Rochelle went ahead with a classic white wedding dress and the affair was low-key. The décor and the wedding preparations were done keeping in mind the choices of the couple. And we pray for God's blessings! "I said YES", she wrote. Other than this they both have seen in Jhalak Dikhla Jaa and they both were planning to get married for long time. Read More »

Here's why Bachelor Arie Luyendyk didn't really pull a Mesnick - it's worse

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So Becca was crushed when, after filming ended and the couple returned home to the US and began a life of dating in secret while the show aired, Arie , 36, chose to leave her for Lauren , 26. "When it all happened, I feel like I kind of blacked out and so much was going through my mind, but I couldn't take it all in or focus on what I wanted to say". Read More »

Sridevi remembered at Oscar ceremony

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He was as much a quintessential Bollywood hero as the one who forged an worldwide connection with several Merchant-Ivory Productions collaborating with screenplay writer Ruth Prawer Jhabvala, producer Ismail Merchant and director James Ivory, thus taking Bollywood beyond the shores to the highest platforms of world cinema and in the festival circuits. Read More »

Netflix gives parents custom PIN controls because Disney

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A worldwide update to all devices with Netflix will put more control in the hands of parents and guardians who want to protect children and young adults from questionable movies or television series. Netflix announced this morning expanded parental controls are rolling out globally to members, which includes the ability to finally lock down individual titles. Read More »

Meryl Streep achieves Oscars meme status as fans make Shrek comparison

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The three-time Oscar victor also managed to call us all back to the simpler times that were the early 2000s, as some Twitter users decided that she had come to the ceremony dressed like the fairy godmother from Shrek 2 . You know the one: the saucy, fantasy-world version of the Dowager Countess, who sings "Holding Out for a Hero" in perhaps the most spirited animated karaoke session to date. Read More »

Beyonce/JAY-Z On The Run 2 tour date posted, then erased

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Are Beyonce and Jay Z going on a joint tour this summer? But it was up long enough for fans to get in their feelings. However, no explanation has been offered as to why the event pages were pulled. Monday, the tour hasn't been made official, but the timing has fans thinking its legit. The two recently collaborated with Jay-Z's latest video for FAMILY FEUD, off his most recent album, 4:44. Read More »

TV ratings for the Oscars ceremony hit an all-time low

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Only four years ago the Oscar reached almost 44 million viewers. It added that ABC's 2018 "Oscars" telecast reached an estimated 53.3 million unique television viewers across the US. Subtract the roughly $75 million ABC pays annually to the Academy for broadcast rights to the show , and the network's net profit for the show will be in the tens of millions. Read More »

Oscars ratings continue to fall, but why?

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Here were some of the biggest highlights from the 2018 Oscars . This year's Academy Awards needed to address two things: the last few minutes of the previous Oscarcast and the last - oh, let's just call it forever - of men's behavior in the movie industry. Read More »

Tour champ blasts explosive doping claims

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Wiggins and Team Sky are set to fight the revelations in their own PR battle in the coming days but for those watching on, it's a lost cause for a contaminated sport. While speaking to BBC News , Wiggins said: "Not at any time during my career did we cross the ethical line". A leak by the Russian-linked hackers Fancy Bears in 2016 showed that Wiggins gained a therapeutic use exemption to have the anti-inflammatory drug triamcinolone injected on three specific occasions before the 2011 ... Read More »

James Pitaro Named New President of ESPN

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PITARO, who fills the post left open after JOHN SKIPPER's abrupt departure in DECEMBER, will report directly to DISNEY Chairman/CEO BOB IGER . Jimmy Pitaro was tapped as president of ESPN on Monday, a position created after John Skipper's unexpected resignation late previous year. Read More »

Common calls out NRA after Parkland shooting during Oscars performance

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The musicians were performing "Stand Up for Something" from Marshall , the film about the nation's first black Supreme Court justice, Thurgood Marshall . At the top of their performance, Common delivered a timely verse that addressed pressing political issues of the day - including hurricane relief, feminism, immigration and gun reform. Read More »

The Right Won Big In Italy's Election, Forcing A Hung Parliament

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The Milan stock exchange closed down.4 percent, with the Mediaset media company of one of the election's biggest losers, three-time Premier Silvio Berlusconi , down 5.5%. The 5-Stars are expected to get 230 seats. "The vote has radically transformed Italy's political landscape and its repercussions will be long-lasting". Read More »

Oscars 2018: Sam Rockwell Wins Best Supporting Actor For Three Billboards

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The film bags best editing trophy. In his speech, he thanked the academy alongside his cast-mates and fellow nominees. To win the award, Rockwell beat out Willem Dafoe ( The Florida Project ), Woody Harrelson ( Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri ), Richard Jenkins ( The Shape of Water ), and Christopher Plummer ( All the Money in the World ). Read More »

Judge in Cosby's retrial denies bid to throw out sex abuse charges

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Cosby returned to a Pennsylvania courtroom Monday in a bid to get his sexual assault case thrown out - or at least stop some of his dozens of accusers from testifying at his retrial. District Attorney Kevin Steele asked O'Neill to throw Cosby's legal team off the case for claiming that prosecutors failed to reveal they'd interviewed a woman who cast doubt on Cosby's accuser. Read More »

Wheaton College mourners remember the Rev. Billy Graham

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The Rev. Franklin Graham will deliver the main funeral address for his father after shorter messages from Billy Graham's three daughters and younger son. Another of Graham's favorite hymns, "Because He Lives" was performed by the Gaither Vocal Band during the service. The grave marker reads: "Preacher of the Gospel of the Lord Jesus Christ". Read More »

The Walking Dead Creator Says Carl's Death Doesn't Bother Him

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Guns to start , then their leader. "Just let us go and I'll keep fighting them and you can keep hiding". "We did. This was our world, apart from everyone else, in every way". Laziest walker: When Rick and Michonne are running to the van after failing to put out the gazebo fire, the last walker Michonne kills barely paws at her before she impales it. Read More »

Russ Solomon, founder of Tower Records, dead at 92

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By the time she returned, he had passed away. For years, Tower Records was considered revolutionary as it expanded stateside and eventually moved into Japan, South Korea and Ireland, among other countries. Tower Records became a billion dollar business. Tower Records had multiple San Diego locations over a period of several decades. In 2015, Colin Hanks produced a documentary highlighting the importance of the store, with musicians like Bruce Springsteen, Dave Grohl and Elton John ... Read More »

USA judge orders 'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli to give up $7.36 million

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Pharma felon Martin Shkreli was ordered Monday to forfeit almost $7.4 million in assets - including the sole copy of Wu-Tang's " Once Upon a Time in Shaolin " that he purchased for $2 million. They said he spent investor funds on personal expenses "to maintain the image of a successful hedge fund manager". The former pharmaceutical company executive was convicted in August of two counts of fraud and one count of conspiracy for deceiving investors through failed hedge funds. Read More »

Messi free kick gives Barcelona win v Atletico, extends lead

Meanwhile, Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone went on to say that his side could have won the game if Messi was playing for his team. Ultimately the talent of Lionel Messi made the difference in a very close match. But the centre-back appeared to be fully fit in the video released by Barcelona during Friday's workout and should be ready to lead Valverde's defence when Atletico visit the Nou Camp in a clash which could be key in the race for the title. Read More »

Emma Watson's Time's Up tattoo features a grammatical error

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Watson was one of dozens of stars at the Vanity Fair bash, including Margot Robbie, Francis McDormand, Jordan Peele, Ashley Graham, Rita Ora, Gal Gadot and Miley Cyrus. "Normally a massive fan of Emma Watson , but not sure about how I feel about that fringe - and that 'tattoo, '" wrote Eleni Paneras. I see you post things to give women more rights but what about the things we receive that men do not? Here are the best tattoo fails with people wishing they'd brought a dictionary to ... Read More »

'Coco' wins Oscar for best animated film at the Academy Awards

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With " Coco' , we tried to take a step forward toward a world where all children can grow up seeing characters in movies that look and talk and live like they do". Thanks for the support of my wife Laura, my three kids Hannah, Alex, Max, my entire family, I love you. And the Oscar goes to... The Pixar film was up against two well-received, 2-D animated small studio films - Loving Vincent and The Breadwinner - and two panned, big budget CGI family films - Ferdinand and The Boss Baby . Read More »

Woman Dumps Popcorn On 2-Year-Old, Hits Her With Container

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Karman then allegedly dumped her own popcorn on the child and struck her with the container. Authorities also arrested Karman's dad, Charles Karman, 61, for endangering the welfare of a child after he was seen in the footage watching the fight and doing nothing. Read More »

Rapper Rick Ross found unresponsive at Florida home

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After TMZ reported that Rick Ross had been rushed to the emergency room with possible heart or respiratory issues and later reporting that he'd been hooked up an ECOM machine, the rapper/business mogul is back home. According to TMZ , Rick was taken to a cardiac unit in a Miami hospital, signalling that it was his heart that made him collapse. He experienced a pair of seizures in 2011 within a span of six hours. Read More »

'Black Mirror' Scores Season 5 Renewal at Netflix

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Charlie Brooker's twisty sci-fi anthology series has had a curious life thus far, as it premiered on Channel 4 in the United Kingdom and ran for two seasons. You don't need to be an iPhone fundi or an Xbox nerd to let Black Mirror's alchemy wash over you. Such is the Black Mirror way. If you recall, the Season 4 episode " Black Museum " featured references to just about every episode in the history of the series. Read More »

Trump praises Chinese President Xi extending tenure 'for life'

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Upholding the party's leadership and reflecting the will of the people should be the principles for amending the Constitution, he said. Ahead of the session, the ruling Communist Party of China (CPC) has proposed to remove the two-term limit for the president and vice president. Read More »