Friday, 26 May 2017
Latest news
Home » Culture


Trump, Francis: After conflicts, a search for common ground

The billionaire president would rewrite the US tax code to make the wealthy even richer. While there, he joined Lutheran leaders in a common commemoration of the Protestant Reformation that divided Europe five centuries ago. It's taking place at 8:30 in the morning in Rome . One of his first official acts was an order that sought to indefinitely block Syrian refugees from entering the U.S. Read More »

Sasheer Zamata Exits 'Saturday Night Live'

Zamata follows castmembers Bobby Moynihan and Vanessa Bayer who are also not returning to the show next season after nine and seven years respectively. Vanity Fair reported that after the broadcast, Moynihan was hoisted up and carried out by Tom Hanks , Alec Baldwin , and Kenan Thompson. The " Saturday Night Live " season finale will feature host Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and musical guest Katy Perry. Read More »

Scott Disick's Burglary May Have Been an Inside Job


Scott and Kourtney have been dealing with a lot of drama lately, ever since the party-boy brought a girl to the Kardashian family vacation in Costa Rica. Scott has remained rather quiet about the women he's hooking up with, especially after he was busted by Kim Kardashian on numerous occasions, as seen on Keeping Up With the Kardashians. Read More »

Cher delivers homage to her best looks, songs


Drake collecting his award. The world of music was shaken by the unexpected death of Soundgarden and Audioslave lead singer Chris Cornell last week, and Imagine Dragons honored the influential rock star's life and legacy with a powerful and touching moment of silence. Read More »

Amy Schumer and Ben Hanisch have split up


No. Im not an angry person. Personally, that held some appeal to me as a child of the 80s who enjoyed her in Private Benjamin and Wildcats . The daughter is on it to get over her breakup with her boyfriend and the mother is on it so she can get out of her house and not get eaten by the many cats she takes care of. Read More »

Man sues woman for $17.31 movie ticket after bad date


This is insane", and, " I'm not a bad woman . The New York Post reported the woman refused to reimburse Vezmar for the ticket price because "he took me on the date". He should have simply deleted her phone number, and never seen her again. "While damages sought are modest, the principle is important as defendant's behavior is a threat to civilized society", Vezmar states in his petition. Read More »

Kane expects Tottenham 'family' to stay together

Kane's 48th minute close range strike confirmed Tottenham's second spot in the table - their highest top flight finish in 54 years - as they ended their final home season unbeaten. The demolition of White Hart Lane will begin on Monday after Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy handed the stadium keys to contractors. Their Champions League hopes went up in smoke last season after they lost 3-2 to West Ham United in the final game at Upton Park. Read More »

Melissa McCarthy adds spice (and Spicer) as host of 'SNL'

Trump . "What if he's lying to you? " one journalist asks. Most of the press corps' questions focused on the big news of the week: Comey and the FBI investigation into ties between Russian Federation and Trump campaign associates. "No one use it", McCarthy declared. You can't take money out of it. "If he's insane, he's insane like a fox with mental problems", McCarthy-as-Spicer told a reporter who asked whether Trump was "unhinged". Read More »

Reporters barred from China event seeking investment in Kushner project


The controversial EB-5 program allows wealthy foreigners to, in effect, buy USA immigration visas for themselves and families by investing at least $500,000 in certain development projects. Almost 7,000 EB-5 visas were issued to Mainland Chinese investors previous year, making them the number one nationality in the allocation, according to State Department data. Read More »

Mo'Nique Has No Regrets After Blasting Oprah, Tyler Perry & Lee Daniels

She reiterates: "No baby, I wasn't "black-balled", I was f**ked up by some n**gas who have no balls", to applause from the audience. "And he said to me, 'Mo'Nique, you've been blackballed, '" Mo'Nique told the Hollywood Reporter in 2015. Mo'Nique, who appeared in Atlanta-filmed " Almost Christmas " during the 2016 holiday movie season and in HBO's locally filmed " Bessie " in 2015, made headlines years ago with her very outspoken comments about being "blacklisted" in Hollywood following her ... Read More »

Simone Biles voted off 'DWTS' despite ideal scores


We see Simone's back story of being adopted, and choosing gymnastics over being a regular teen; but that's all quickly forgotten when she and Sasha perform a flawless rumba. There was a little stumble, but the judges still loved it. Normani earned 36 out of 40 points. But in a shocking turn of events, she was voted off at the end of the show. Read More »

Cosby says he doesn't expect to testify at sex assault trial


On Monday, the former Cosby Show star's daughter, Ensa Cosby, said on The Breakfast Club that her father was unfairly targeted because of "racism," and he quickly spoke out to agree with her, in his first interview in almost two years. Continuing with his rant, Cosby claimed that media reports that characterized him as lawyering up amid the scandal were "unfair". Cosby says he isn't trying to influence jurors, who will be selected next week for the June 5 trial. Read More »

Trump signs religious liberty order


But the Trump Administration's plan to secure religious liberty are drawing criticism from faith leaders and civil, human and reproductive rights groups. Some Mississippi religious leaders are expressing mixed emotions about the president's executive order to allow religious organizations to become more politically active. Read More »

Fil-Am eyes Miss USA crown


A former Chippewa Valley woman is representing Wisconsin in the Miss USA Pageant this weekend. De Los Santos said she's passionate about the law and would love to pursue criminal or immigration law. Ashley Graham will return as backstage host and Brett Eldredge , Pitbull and the cast of Cirque du Soleil's "Michael Jackson: One" are scheduled to perform during the telecast. Read More »

'Guardians' sequel digs deep: Superhero movie incorporates heavy subject matter

For the beating heart of the action of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 is nothing less than patricide. Here are the worldwide highlights so far: China $80.5M; United Kingdom $42.5M; Russian Federation $23.1M; Germany $23.0M; Australia $20.1M; France $20.1M; Korea $18.6M; Brazil $17.8M; Mexico $17.1M; Spain $8.5M; Italy $7.4M; and Indonesia $7.2M. Read More »

Tories take traditional Labour strongholds as Ukip collapses in local vote

The Conservative lead was the biggest on record for any British election survey conducted by ICM, the polling firm said. With nearly all the results in, May's party had gained control of 11 new councils, added more than 500 new councilors and taken a plum mayoral post in the Birmingham area of central England, once strong Labour Party territory. Read More »

Myles Garrett laughs off Bruce Smith's criticism


Brown went to bat for Garrett on Wednesday during a luncheon with the Press Club of Cleveland at FirstEnergy Stadium, justifying the defensive end's comments that drew the attention of Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and some of his teammates. Read More »