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England's Jonny Bairstow celebrates Ashes Test century by head-butting helmet

While neither cricketer rated the contact as malicious, the Australians sledged Bairstow about the headbutt during the Ashes opener in Brisbane. The series ...


Look up tonight to see the best meteor shower of the year

The farther away from light pollution you are, the better the show will be. If you're willing to stay up past your bedtime and fearless the freezing temperatu...


President Zuma appeals court ruling on state prosecutor's appointment

A South African court on Wednesday reprimanded President Jacob Zuma as "seriously reckless" after he challenged the recommendations of the country's anti-corrup...


Russel Simmons Releases Statement After Rape Allegations Surface

She alleges that Simmons attempted to assault her after they took a yoga class together. "I vehemently deny all these allegations", Simmons said in a statemen...


PBS Halts "Tavis Smiley" Amid Sexual Misconduct Allegations, Suspends Host

Some witnesses said in reports that their employment levels in Smiley's organization were associated with their sexual relationship with the former PBS host. ...


Netflix is weirdly anxious about 'A Christmas Prince' fans

Another user said the tweet was wonderful, "except for the "watching us like big brother" part". 53 people have watched A Christmas Prince every day for th...


Comcast Stock Surges As DIS Moves Closer to Acquiring Fox Assets

A report at CNBC suggests that Comcast dropped out of the bidding for Fox's film assets at the start of the week, leaving the path clear for Disney. sports ...


LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball 'It's Not About the Money' in Lithuania

The Ball brothers have agreed to a one-year deal with Lithuanian team Vytautas Prienai, according to The Vertical's Shams Charania. Club director Adomas Kub...


The Reactions To Kylie Jenner's Makeup Brush Line Aren't Exactly The Best

The Kylie Truck will be travelling the area around Los Angeles for the rest of the month. Kylie Jenner is expecting a girl, so says People Magazine , who...


Zaira molestation: DCW issues notice to Vistara, seeks reply by Dec 16

But as we approach the fifth anniversary of this ghastly incident, very little seems to have changed. Following her revelation in a social media post, the air...


New Behind The Scenes Video Released For Marvel's Spider-Man PS4

Spider-Man: Homecoming now has an 86.07 ComicBook.com Composite score, the fourth highest ComicBook.com Composite score of any comic book movie. Based on what...


Comedian Hannibal Buress Arrested for Disorderly Intoxication in Miami

As one officer complains that he's being hard, Buress laughs and retorts to his partner: "He's just salty because I roasted his ass". The comedian was not cha...


Court upholds conviction in 'Making of a Murderer' case

Brendan Dassey , now 28, is serving a lifetime prison sentence for the 2005 murder of a photographer in Wisconsin. They also said they intend to continue to fig...


You can meet Star Wars Stormtroopers this Christmas in Liverpool

Boyega stars in Last Jedi as fan favorite, Finn. Anticipation for the follow up to 2015's " Star Wars: The Force Awakens " - the top grossing movie of all-t...


Taylor Swift Gets in the Christmas Spirit at Z1OO Jingle Ball

Katie and Taylor became acquainted working on the 2014 movie " The Giver ". Swift closed the almost five-hour concert in Manhattan, strutting from left to r...


Contraceptive Pill Increases Risk of Breast Cancer

For every 100,000 women involved in the study who used hormonal contraceptives , there were an extra 13 breast cancer cases a year compared to women who did ...


Top 10 Sexiest Asian Women 2017: Priyanka, Nia Beat Deepika

Actor and producer Alan Powell revealed a secret about actress Priyanka Choprawhen he posted an image of the Bollywood actress in which she is seen holding a ph...


More On The Tarantino Star Trek Film Pitch

That rating was crucially important to Tarantino , who hopes to direct this Star Trek and who has helmed R rated films his entire career. And, let's be h...


Google blocks YouTube access from Amazon media devices

While Echo Show owners will stop seeing YouTube today, Fire TV users will lose support on January 1. And then Amazon chose to just restore YouTube to the Ec...


Pope Francis is pushing to change the 'Lord's Prayer'

Pope Francis , speaking to Palestinians ahead of U.S. President Donald Trump's announcement on Jerusalem, said on Wednesday "recognising the rights of all peopl...


The First Photos From 'X-Men: Dark Phoenix' Are Hot & Intense

The gang takes their first trip to space in the movie, but a solar flare hits their jet and the energy awakens a powerful, sinister force in Jean-The Phoenix, w...


Valve's 'Bridge Constructor Portal' arrives on Android later this month

I think you could make a strong argument that Portal is the ideal video game, and the world-building that was done in Portal 2 has left me absolutely starvi...


Bryan Singer fired from Queen biopic

This was a very taxing experience, which ultimately took a serious toll on my own health. This is not first time that Singer has disappeared during a producti...


Voyager 1 spacecraft thrusters fired up for first time since 1980

At 13 billion miles from Earth , there's no technician workshop nearby to get a tune-up. The thrusts lasted a mere 10-milliseconds, but due to the colossal d...


Lil Wayne & Wu-Tang Albums Could Be Seized From Martin Shkreli

Before being convicted of securities fraud , Shkreli grabbed headlines in 2015 while he was CEO of another pharmaceutical company called Turing Pharmaceuticals...


Jay-Z, Lamar, hip-hop dominate Grammy nominations, but can they win?

Once again, it was shut out of the four major categories: record, song and album of the year , and best new artist . The Rock and Alternative categories are c...


Major League Baseball approves Japan deal, allowing Ohtani bidding to start

It was expected after a tentative agreement was reached last week. MLB.com's Jon Morosi reports that executives around baseball believe Ohtani would rather ...


Hear Beyoncé Guest on Ed Sheeran's New 'Perfect' Remix

Sheeran announced the remix earlier this morning, much to the surprise of his and Beyoncé's fans. The caption suggests that this is a collaboration that he ...


Prince George's letter to Santa is actually the cutest thing ever

The Royal tot has asked Father Christmas for a police auto this Christmas. First, Prince George made sure to confirm that yes, he was good this year. vice p...


Supreme Court to hear plea against Padmavati today

The top court while rejecting the ban plea pulled up the chief ministers and lawmakers for their statements on the film. The Supreme Court on Tuesday dismis...


Melania Trump's Office Blasts 'Shameful' Vanity Fair Profile Full of 'False Assertions'

The First Lady is not messing around when it comes to holiday decorations. Although President Donald Trump's wife declined to be interviewed for the piece ...


Upside Down Christmas Trees Are Apparently A Thing This Year

Officials say not to worry yourself this holiday season over missing out on a ideal tree for your family. Christmas tree business owners said their orders c...


Time Magazine to be sold in for $2.8 million

Meredith will pay $18.50 per share in the all-cash deal for a company that counts such titles as Time , Sports Illustrated and People in its portfolio, put...


Canada makes Top 10 at Miss Universe pageant

In the "Final Word" portion of the competition, Miss Nel-Peters said: "Miss Universe is a woman who has overcome many fears, and by that she is able to help man...


Doctor Who's Tom Baker To Reprise His Role In Upcoming DVD Release

The former Lenham resident who now lives in Sussex made a surprise appearance as Doctor Who for the newly released story, Shada , filmed in Cambridge. " Shad...


Donald Trump Says He Rejected 'Probably' Being Time's 'Person Of The Year'

Time named Trump its Person of the Year last year. However, Time responded shortly afterwards, accusing the United States president of misrepresenting them...


United Kingdom police investigating 2nd Spacey sex-assault claim

Last week, The Old Vic theatre in London revealed it had received 20 testimonies of inappropriate sexual behaviour by Spacey while he was artistic director at...


'Captain Marvel': Jude Law Lands Male Lead Opposite Brie Larson

Captain Marvel is being directed by Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck , who directed Half Nelson . He is also still attached to appear in a third Sherlock Holmes...


CBS News cuts ties with Charlie Rose after sexual misconduct allegations

Three of the women spoke on the record, revealing their identities, says the Post . The Washington Post reported accounts by eight women Monday of behavi...


Second woman accuses US Senator of sexual harassment

Since then, a second woman has alleged that the senator inappropriately touched her during a photo-op. Mentz lived in Minnesota at the time and now resides ...


Morrissey Defends Kevin Spacey and Harvey Weinstein In Sexual Assault Controversy

Since Rapp named Spacey (Rapp had previously discussed the incident), multiple men have revealed their "me too" stories . "If I can not tell anyone that I like...


AMAs 2017 - Who dressed the best on the red carpet?

This year in music has been a reflection of this year in our country. "A year where fearless women have started a movement as we own our experiences, our bo...


Harrison Ford Helps Rescue Woman After She Crashes Off The Highway

A sedan rolled over off of eastbound Highway 126 in the vicinity of Eighth Street and hit a tree, he said. Senior Officer Matt Alonzo of the Santa Paula Polic...


Justin Bieber Liked, Then Unliked Selena Gomez's Photo During the AMAs

At least Selena wasn't the only star to draw criticism for her AMAs performance. Another tweeted , "Wait wait wait... okay y'all not trying to bash on anyo...


Manushi Chillar's ascent within a year

The Haryana born girl was competing with 118 beauties from across the world and managed to end India seventeen year long wait for the paegant. Manushi did her...


16 children find 'forever families' in Snohomish County after official adoption

Several local stores and restaurants sponsor the event. More than two years ago, 11-year-old Easton had no permanent family. It was also a happy day for the...


Grigor Dimitrov outlasts David Goffin in title thriller

Dimitrov , 26, has enjoyed the best season of his career, claiming his first Masters title in Cincinnati and winning two other titles as well as reaching the Au...


Country Music Hall of Famer Mel Tillis dies at 85

Born Lonnie Melvin Tillis in Tampa, Florida in 1932, Tillis caught malaria as a child, leaving him with a speech impediment for which he was mocked in his youth...


South Carolina Women's Basketball Team Declines Donald Trump White House Invite

USC released a statement from Dawn Staley on the matter Thursday night following the Gamecocks 66-36 win over Clemson. "We haven't gotten an invitation ye...


Harry Styles confirmed to perform at Victoria's Secret show in Shanghai

The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show is scheduled to air on CBS on Tuesday, Nov. 28. "Love my VS family, and will be with all my girls in spirit!" After incre...