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New Yorker drops Steve Bannon from festival lineup after outcry

A number of celebrities who were also slated to participate at the event, including Jim Carrey , Judd Apatow and Patton Oswalt , all backed out upon learning...


McCain tributes echo with criticism of Trump

In another clear swipe at Trump, she said some resented her father for being "a great fire who burned bright" and what he revealed about their own characters....


Al Sharpton Helps "Correct" Donald Trump At Aretha Franklin Funeral

Recent tributes to Aretha Franklin are culminating Friday in the answer to one question: How do you lay a queen to rest? Her grandchildren and an obituary r...


Sacha Baron Cohen had an awkward interview with O.J. Simpson

Cohen put the screws to Simpson by harping on the murder accusations, all while portraying his recurring character, Gio Monaldo. Simpson's reactions are uncom...


Broadway playwright Neil Simon dies at 91

The brains behind more than 30 plays, 20 screenplays and 5 musicals, Time magazine dubbed him the "patron saint of laughter". The cause was complications from...


No Ozil as Wilshere returns to Arsenal with West Ham

The Belgian global, whose time at City has been plagued by injuries, appears to have finally found consistent fitness and is a key component of the City team ...


Embattled Trump warns impeachment would 'crash' economy

We are back to 1998 all over again, with presidents and candidates covering up their alleged marital misdeeds and prosecutors trying to turn legal acts into ill...


Putin news conference drove Michael Cohen away from Trump

Under US law, the plea could carry a possible sentence of up to five years and three months in prison. Cohen said he violated the law in making hush money pay...


Plane blows 2 tires while taking off from Teterboro Airport

Update 12:35pm PT: The plane is set to land at a NY airport. And another wrote: "Is anyone else freaking out about Post Malone right now?" After the airp...


World pays tribute to Aretha Franklin

The Queen of Soul will never be forgotten. The image was created by graphic designer Milton Glaser. "It's a continuation of Aretha Franklin Way". "You can jus...


Aretha Franklin, 'Queen of Soul', dies aged 76

Thank you for your compassion and prayers. Aretha Franklin lend her powerful voice not only to music - she also used it to speak out on behalf of the civil ...


Angelina Jolie Pitt wants divorce finalised by year's end

Angelina Jolie on Tuesday sought to move forward with her long and sometimes bitter divorce from Brad Pitt , which has yet to be finalized after nearly two ...


Demi Lovato remains hospitalized with 'complications' six days after reported overdose

Variety confirmed the singer was still under hospital care. Back in 2015, Lovato paid tribute to her then-boyfriend Valderrama on Instagram, as she celebrate...


The sweet kiss Meghan Markle planted on her champion Prince

Harry launched the charity alongside Lesotho's Prince Seeiso in 2006 after making a trip to the country on his gap year in 2004. I bet the bosses of J.Crew ...


Nick Jonas And Priyanka Chopra Are Engaged

However, we wouldn't get too excited until Priyanka or Nick confirm the engagement rumours. In fact, director Ali Abbas Zafar sent the star a sweet tweet fo...


Demi Lovato's family issue statement after "suspected overdose"

Lovato grew up in North Texas and her mother is a former Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader from Irving. Lovato was also scheduled to perform in Atlantic City on Th...


Days after Helsinki summit, Russian Federation shows off Putin's 'super weapons'

US federal prosecutors accused Maria Butina this week of being a covert Russian agent and working to infiltrate USA political organizations, including the Natio...


Meghan Markle's Deadbeat Dad Faked Sick To Dodge Royal Wedding, Source Says

The source added, "I think she finds it a little frustrating at times, but this is her new life, and she has to deal with it". I miss you very much. As a matter...


Amazon goes to the dogs after Prime Day downtime

As Amazon Prime Day goes into full swing, labor unions in Europe are protesting the e-commerce giant over poor working conditions at the company's delivery ...


Netflix shares tank after big miss on subscriber growth

Internationally, the company added 4.47 million new subscribers, short of its guidance for 5 million. Despite the subscriber miss, the company's second quarte...


Husband's heartfelt tribute to Serena after Wimbledon exit

Open and Australian Open . Kerber has been just as dominant as Williams in the Wimbledon tournament heading into the final. Kerber endured a hard 2017 afte...


Frank Sinatra’s First Wife, Nancy Sr., Has Died At 101

Frank admitted, when questioned by Nancy, that he had been involved with another woman, but he insisted there would be no more and the pair got married. When th...


Does Ant-Man and The Wasp Match Up With the MCU Timeline?

Scott is stuck in the Quantum Realm. Good for you, Ant-Man and the Wasp. The real question on everybody's mind has been whether the after-credits scenes conne...


England Cricketers Celebrate Penalty Shootout Victory over Colombia at 2018 World Cup

There will be a few sore heads in Peterborough this morning after England reached the World Cup quarter finals last night. Thirty minutes of extra time fa...


Roberto Martinez: You can't succeed looking for the easy way

If that is tied, then the victor will be decided by a coin toss. With talent such as Eden Hazard, Kevin De Bruyne and Romelu Lukaku , added to the fact En...


Diego Costa denies provocation but admits to lucky goal against Iran

Iran have emerged as the early challengers to Spain and Portugal in Group B after Aziz Bouhaddouz's 95th-minute own-goal sealed a dramatic 1-0 win in Saint P...


Did American World Cup Referee Ask Cristiano Ronaldo For His Jersey?

Portugal beat Morocco 1-0 in the second match of their World Cup campaign on Wednesday, a result which should be enough to see them through to the round of...


AMC Theaters reveals movie subscription program, rivals MoviePass

Subscribers can see all three movies on the same day if they wish and can watch the same movie repeatedly but can't carry over credits if they see fewer than th...


Harry Kane delivers his verdict on England win over Tunisia

England avoided an early stumble at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russian Federation on Monday, turning what looked appeared to be a draw against Tunisia in ...


Serbia's Kolarov given boxy Lada for World Cup goal

The 23-year-old midfielder was the standout player in his side's 1-0 victory and he proved his worth on the field after a stunning debut performance in Russian ...


Mexico upsets World Cup champion Germany

Mexico missed several chances in the first 45 minutes and, while German substitutes Mario Gomez and Julian Brandt went close late on, they could not recove...


Almost 2000 migrant children separated from their families at US-Mexico border

Senate and testified that immigrant parents and children who present themselves at U.S. ports of entry to request asylum will not be separated". The Republica...


U.S., Mexico, & Canada to Host 2026 World Cup

But Morocco , bidding for a fifth time, had closed the gap on "United 2026" to the point that nobody in Moscow wanted to make a public prediction ahead of th...


Sadness at Vietnam noodle shop where Bourdain dined with Obama

Add Anthony Bourdain as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Anthony Bourdain news, video, and analysis from ABC News. Moutier of the American Fo...


Aamir is a huge fan of this Southern star

The film, however, will have its full-fledged release in the state on Friday, The New Indian Express reported. With the good reviews coming the film's way, ...


In Austria, Putin calls for lifting sanctions, Kurz sticks by European Union position

Putin also addressed tariffs the USA imposed on steel and aluminum imports from Canada, Mexico, and other long-term allies in the European Union, likening them ...


'Solo: A Star Wars Story set to lose more than R637m'

The newest chapter of Star Wars Battlefront II is sending you to the spice mines of Kessel, where hopefully you won't be smashed into who knows what. Kelly M...


'Serial' Heads to HBO for 'The Case Against Adnan Syed'

On Wednesday, HBO and Sky announced the docuseries The Case Against Adnan Syed - a reexamination of a now well-known murder case in Baltimore, Maryland. A...


Disney: 'Infinity War' Draws $200M in China Debut

Just two and a half weeks after opening in cinemas here, Avengers: Infinity War has become the highest-grossing movie in Singapore box office history, raking ...


Selena Gomez Glows at the 2018 Met Gala

Glittering in a one shoulder Versace gown Gigi, 23, looked ethereal as she posed alongside the Wolves hitmaker. This time a year ago Selena Gomez was esco...