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Our Pills Don't Cause Racism, Drugmaker Sanofi Tells Roseanne

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There has been a ton of reactions to U.S. network ABC's decision to cancel its popular sitcom Roseanne after its star, Roseanne Barr , tweeted a racist comment about former Barack Obama staffer Valerie Jarrett . Confusingly, she has also continued to retweet messages that appear to contradict her apology. The show's Australian broadcaster Ten announced on Wednesday it would not be airing any further episodes effective immediately. Read More »

Actress Brigitte Nielsen reveals she is pregnant at 54

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It's the fifth child for the actress, who is best known for starring in 80's films such as Rocky IV , Beverly Hills Cop II and Cobra . She said: "I'm 48 now and I would like to have another baby". But am I too old? "I'm not flawless, and I'm battling a disease, and yes, there will be setbacks, but I know what I need to do in order to be healthy". Read More »

Did Ben Simmons Dump Tinashe for Kendall Jenner?

Then again, some reports have had another timeline - MTO News said on May 25 that Simmons and Tinashe parted ways because Tinashe was "doing Kardashian s- -t". According to People , her younger brother accused Simmons of cheating on Tinashe with Jenner in a since-deleted Twitter rant. Fans in Philadelphia seem interested in acquiring the services of LeBron James , and it seems like the players wouldn't mind getting a chance on the court with King James, either. Read More »

ABC cancels 'Roseanne' following star's racist tweet

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Barr apologized to Jarrett, who is African American and was born in Iran to American parents, saying "I am truly sorry-my whole life has been about fighting racism". Barr later deleted the tweet . ABC has canceled its hit reboot of " Roseanne " following Roseanne Barr's racist tweet about former Obama adviser Valerie Jarrett . Read More »

Taylor Swift Told To Shower By Cheeky Interviewer And Fans React

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Taylor Swift's fans are outraged with a BBC presenter, after he interviewed her. Swift wrapped up a brief, six-song set in humid weather conditions at The Biggest Weekend in Swansea, Wales. And I'm not offended that you said that! But a portion of her loyal fan base wasn't so quick to let James off the hook. "[Swift] has a great sense of humor and we have known each other for ages and had a good catch up after the interview", he wrote Monday via Twitter . Read More »

Roseanne says she was 'Ambien tweeting' when racist comment was made

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Sanders faulted some networks for not covering Trump's signing Wednesday of legislation giving terminally ill patients the right to try unapproved drugs. BREAKING: According to sources ABC President Channing Dungey had a long conversation via phone with former First Lady Michelle Obama before deciding to cancel the Roseanne show. Read More »

A Grand Jury Has Indicted Harvey Weinstein On Criminal Sex Charges

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Prosecutors believe Weinstein kept her "physically against her will" in a Manhattan DoubleTree hotel room where he allegedly raped her in 2013. The three count indictment accuses him of engaging in oral sex by "forcible compulsion", and charges two different legal theories for the alleged rape - intercourse by forcible compulsion, which is first-degree rape, and third degree rape for simply doing it without consent. Read More »

Halsey Lays Into Ivanka Trump for New Photo With Her Son

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While this photo may not be from the time of Trump's presidency, the discourse surrounding immigration has been tense. "This policy will undoubtedly make it more likely that qualified sponsors will hide in the shadows, leaving vulnerable young children to languish in immigration jail", said Rich Leimsider, executive director of the Safe Passage Project, which represents immigrant children in NY, in an email to Reuters. Read More »

Unseen for weeks, Melania Trump tweets she's 'feeling great'

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Reporters, however, said they didn't see anyone behind the glass. On that date, she joined President Trump in welcoming three Americans released from a North Korean detention center. Meanwhile, Mrs. Trump has been absent from certain public events, notably the Memorial Day wreath-laying at Arlington National Cemetery, Politico reported . Read More »

Sanju trailer launch: Rajkumar Hirani reveals Anushka Sharma's role in the movie

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The much-awaited trailer of Sanjay Dutt's biopic, titled Sanju was launched amid fanfare at Mumbai's PVR Juhu today. While Anushka is likely playing Sanjay's lawyer, Manisha is essaying the role of his mom, Nargis Dutt. I am so proud of him. You don't know how emotionally triggered I am right now at the point where Vinod and Raju have shown me this trailer. Sharing the unknown details of Sanjay Dutt's life, the trailer presents a heart-wrenching story of Sanjay Dutt. Read More »

Roseanne Barr writes 'I was Ambien tweeting,' fires back at castmates

In her tweet on Tuesday, Barr described Jarrett, an African-American woman born in Iran, as a child of "muslim brotherhood & planet of the apes ". In other tweets, Barr said that she was exhausted of "being attacked and belittled more than other comedians who have said worse" and asked for people not to boycott ABC , saying that the network has the right to "do what they wish". Read More »

What you need to know about Pusha T’s merciless Drake diss

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The pic was deemed as inappropriate, and Instagram removed it from Pusha-T's page because 'a third party reported that the content infringes or otherwise violates their rights'. Nothing is seemingly off-limits for Pusha T , who also goes after Drake's parents, Sandi and Dennis Graham , who split when he was 5 years old. Read More »

Pusha T Drops a Bomb in 'The Story of Adidon' Drake Diss

Lupe Fiasco has attempted to add more context to a leaked picture of Drake appearing to do " blackface ". "So, this is what you have to do to be a top contender on radio now?" Whatever the true case is, Drake has yet to respond and just like folks were leaning on Pusha T to respond to "Duppy" in what felt like a matter of minutes, the clock is ticking on his Canadian foe just the same. Read More »

'Deadliest Catch' skipper Blake Painter found dead

Blake Painter , 38, is reportedly dead. As reported by local newspaper The Daily Astorian , Painter had been arrested earlier this year when a police officer allegedly saw him smoking heroine while driving. Painter was the captain of the F/V Maverick on seasons two and three of the popular Discovery Channel show. In January of this year, he made the headlines of his hometown paper, The Daily Astorian , because he was arrested after police caught him smoking heroin while behind the ... Read More »

Kim Kardashian meeting Trump to discuss Alice Marie Johnson

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Johnson was jailed in 1997 for her role in a drug ring, her first offence, after she got involved with cocaine dealers following the loss of her job, her son, her marriage, and her home. "To me, the prison reform thing is so dear and near to me, right?" "And I'm not going to stop that because people personally don't like Trump ". "I would explain to him that, just like everybody else, we can make choices in our lives that we're not proud of and that we don't think through all the way", she ... Read More »

Ambien maker to Roseanne: Racism is not a side effect

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They go on. "While all pharmaceutical treatments have side effects , racism is not a known side effect of any Sanofi medication". After the tweet went viral, Barr deleted it and apologized to Jarrett "and to all Americans". Barr also addressed Wanda Sykes - who was a consulting producer on the show - who tweeted that she was quitting Roseanne before ABC made a decision to cancel the series. Read More »

Jimmy Kimmel rips Roseanne after show is cancelled over racist tweet

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Comedian Roseanne Barr says she accepts responsibility for a late-night tweet that cost her her job, agent and more Tuesday . Valerie Jarrett did not seek the spotlight when she served as a senior adviser to former United States president Barack Obama , but has found herself at the centre of a media storm in recent days. Read More »

Ben Simmons is reportedly dating reality star Kendall Jenner

Whether Kendall Jenner and Ben Simmons ever decide to make things official is still a mystery, but we really hope so! News of Ben Simmons' breakup with R&B singer Tinashe broke last week, but the 76ers point guard reportedly didn't remain single for long, thanks to Kendall Jenner. Read More »

Pusha T Reveals Drake's Adidas Deal on 'The Story of Adidon'

See the throwback pic and reaction here. Dubbed " The Story of Adidon ", Drake is pictured in blackface with the rapper using Jay Z 'The Story of O.J.' as the beat for the track and using its cover art as inspiration. He adds: " Adonis is your son/And he deserves more than an Adidas press run, that's real/Love that baby, respect that girl/Forget she's a pornstar, let her be your world". Read More »

Rajini’s Kaala Release in Trouble yet Again

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Vatal Nagaraj's Kannada Okkoota and nine more pro-Kannada organizations approached Karnataka Film Chamber of Commerce to ban Kaala and Kamal Haasan's upcoming films because both the stars have urged in various interactions to establish Cauvery Management Board. Read More »

Disney's Maleficent 2 Confirms Cast as Filming Begins

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Also joining the production are Academy Award® and Golden Globe nominee Chiwetel Ejiofor (" Doctor Strange ", " 12 Years a Slave "), Ed Skrein ( "Deadpool", "Game of Thrones" ) and Robert Lindsay ("My Family", " Wimbledon "). Details about the plot of the film are scarce, but we do know that the film will "continue to explore the complex relationship between the horned fairy and the soon-to-be Queen as they form new alliances and face new adversaries in their struggle to protect the ... Read More »

Pusha T - ‘The Story Of Adidon’ (Drake Diss)

In " The Story of Adidon " Pusha T calls out Drake for being a "deadbeat" dad, and name drops his whole family, even telling his father Dennis Graham to "stay off the Gram". To make sure the impact is felt, Pusha T made sure to disclose the image was not photoshopped by tweeting the photographer and gallery that it came from. Read More »

Valerie Jarrett Responds After ‘Roseanne’ Star’s Racist Tweet

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The tweet was later deleted and Barr apologized , but the damage was already done. Roseanne Barr - much like the president she very vocally supports - can not stay away from Twitter when things need to be said . "I'm fine - I'm anxious about the people out there don't have a circle of friends and followers who come right to their defense ", Jarrett said on MSNBC . Read More »

Voice assistant Amazon gave conversation to a third party

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It's pretty common for Amazon Alexa to mistake a random word from your conversations for its wake word and then start recording what you say. When you first set up an Alexa device on a smartphone, you give the app permission to access the contacts saved on your phone. Read More »

Blake Painter, ‘Deadliest Catch’ skipper, found dead in Oregon home

An autopsy and toxicology report will be carried out to determine how Blake passed away. The fisherman appeared on Deadliest Catch in seasons two and three as one of the captains. Discovery Channel had no comment. The show followed fishermen in the Bering Sea during the Alaskan king crab, opilio crab and bairdi crab fishing seasons. Read More »

Donald Trump Rips Democrats for Tweeting Border Pictures from 2014

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Democrats are responsible for a law forcing the federal government to separate parents from their children when caught trying to cross the border illegally . How or why the story resurfaced on social media four years after it was published was unclear. "Bipartisan Bill!" Trump commented on Tuesday. Until recently, the result was that families who crossed the border seeking asylum often were released in the USA while their cases were pursued. Read More »

Andrew Lincoln is leaving The Walking Dead after season 9

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Lauren Cohan , who plays Maggie, is only contracted to appear in six episodes in Season 9, which is now in production. As for Reedus, his crossbow-wielding badass of a character has reportedly been offered enough motivation to not only stay on board, but take over as protagonist. Read More »

What is brewing between Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas?

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But the question is how people spotted the first signs that they're, in fact, together. According to reports, the two first met past year at the MET gala and posed for a few pictures in their Ralph Lauren ensembles. Chopra later told Jimmy Kimmel of the red-carpet photo opp, "We were both wearing Ralph Lauren and we made a decision to go together and have fun". Read More »

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry to honeymoon in Canada

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King George VI and Queen Elizabeth stayed there during a royal tour in 1939, and the current Queen and Prince Philip were there in 2005. Couples wanting to mimic the royal Canadian honeymoon can expect to pay nearly $7,000 a night to stay in the sprawling " Outlook Cabin ". Read More »

Misleading tweets by liberal activists fuel Trump

Dems must agree to Wall and new Border Protection for good of country.Bipartisan Bill!" the president tweeted on Tuesday. In fact, the photos were originally published in 2014 by the Arizona Republic , meaning that the children had been held by the Obama administration, rather than the Trump administration. Read More »

Roseanne Canceled Due to Roseanne Barr's "Repugnant" Tweet

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Although Barr has long had a controversial Twitter presence, that comment crossed a line. "Network Ten is appalled and disgusted with Ms. Barr's racist tweet and has removed Roseanne from TEN and ELEVEN, effective immediately", the network said in a statement . Read More »

'Roseanne' canceled at ABC after star's racist tweet

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Or every black parent I know who has a boy who has to sit down and have a conversation - the talk, as we call it". The tweet was widely considered racist , since Jarrett is an African-American woman and Barr made a comparison to an ape. Not only did the show offer a rare depiction of working-class life on U.S. television, but it also spotlighted Trump supporters, who have been largely ignored by Hollywood. Read More »

Rockets miss 27 consecutive 3-pointers, eliminated by Warriors

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Of course, the Warriors and coach Steve Kerr can play the what-if game , as well. Hamilton coached James Jones when the two were at the University of Miami, and he coached Okaro White when he played at FSU. We're all familiar with the cast of characters, even if LeBron's squad looks a bit different this time around, but in case you need a refresher the CBS Sports social team has you covered. Read More »

Emilia Wickstead issues apology after criticising the Duchess of Susex

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After some negative reactions to her initial quote, Wickstead took to Instagram to release another statement and clarify that she did not intend to accuse anyone of copying her dress. "It's what we [Markle and I] decided on together", Normant told Cosmopolitan . "I wanted [Markle] to be able to have [face-framing pieces] in the front, because that style is very her, but when we put the veil on, we tucked them behind her ears to make it look a little cleaner", Normant explained. Read More »

Deadliest Catch star Blake Painter found dead aged 38

Once they entered his residence they determined that he had been dead for several days. No foul play is suspected in the former reality TV star's death, authorities shared. Deadliest Catch's Blake Painter has died, TMZ reports. The paper said he was charged with DUI and heroin possession, among other things. But he was at the ship's helm for Season 3 in 2007, his last on the show. Read More »

Herman Cain: Roseanne tweet an 'excuse' for ABC to cancel her show

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Jarrett, previously an adviser to President Barack Obama and is a longtime friend of the Obamas, said during an MSNBC town hall called "Everyday Racism in America" that the experience should be turned into a "teaching moment" about racism people experience all the time in their daily lives. Read More »

Blake Painter Cause of Death: 'Deadliest Catch' Star Dies At 38

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Officers gained entry, and determined Painter had been dead for several days. No foul play was suspected. Sheriff Tom Bergin told USA Today that a concerned friend who hadn't been able to get in touch with Painter went to his home outside Astoria, Oregon and saw a body lying on the kitchen floor. Read More »

ANDREW LINCOLN Leaving THE WALKING DEAD

The news caps off months of upheaval for The Walking Dead . Although she did ultimately sign on for the next season, Cohan will only appear in six episodes, as she will also be filming the ABC drama Whiskey Cavalier . Carl's death outraged some fans since the character is still alive in the comic books on which the series is based. There has been speculation since the crossover that Morgan's transition was a "trial run" to see how crossovers would work and if there was potential for any ... Read More »

Alberto moves inland and heads north tonight and Tuesday

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Despite projections of torrential downpours and flooding, a low-pressure vacuum sucked up some dry air, choking Albertos rain engine and steering it away from Tampa Bay. advisory. The Knoxville area has already seen one to two more inches of rain than normal this year. The storm's rip currents could sweep swimmers out to sea, putting their lives at risk. Read More »

Brockhampton's Ameer Vann removed from group following abuse allegations

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The answer came this morning, as Brockhampton has officially announced that they've kicked Vann out of the band for good. Ameer denied ever acting "criminally", and also rejected a claim of sexual relations with a minor. The Brockhampton sub-Reddit pointed out how when his verses were to appear in the songs, the group simply stood there on stage silent as the beat played. Read More »

Morgan Freeman's Lawyer Demands CNN Retracts Its Sexual Harassment Story

Morgan's lawyers fired off a lengthy letter to CNN , saying the report emanated from the bias of CNN reporter Chloe Melas , who claimed during a interview she had with Freeman when she was 6 months pregnant he allegedly shook her hand but did not let go and repeatedly looked her up and down saying, "You are ripe", and "Boy, do I wish I was there". Read More »

ABC Cancels Roseanne After Racist Tweet

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Barr later apologized for her tweet, calling it a "bad joke", and said she would be "leaving Twitter". "The tweet, it's called racism, as you know better than I", Mitchell concluded. Jarrett still hasn't responded to the incident, and neither has ABC. Barr has, among other things, advocated for a conspiracy theory that almost got people at a pizza restaurant killed and posted the home address of George Zimmerman, who killed Trayvon Martin and was acquitted of murder in a controversial ... Read More »

The Most Feminist Moment at the Royal Wedding

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The other day the pair first came to light in the status of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex . You might remember that Lubomirski also took the official engagement portraits following Prince Harry's proposal last November and he said he made a deliberate attempt to keep the wedding portraits in line with those, saying he wanted the pictures to be "authentic, more loose, a little bit more relatable and real". Read More »

Michelle Wolf Says Sarah Sanders Has ‘the Mario Batali of Personalities’

To which she quickly answered "No, of course not!" and proceeded to discuss the recent appointment of Gina Haspel as the new Central Intelligence Agency director. Her monologue included some jokes about Sanders that were perceived as personal attacks. "I actually really like Sarah". "I hope that [Wolf] can find some of the same happiness that we all have, because I think she may need a little bit more of that in her life because the rest of us here are doing great", she added. Read More »