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Cheeky 'Jeopardy' Champ Somehow Got Alex Trebek To Utter A Naughty Word Cheeky 'Jeopardy' Champ Somehow Got Alex Trebek To Utter A Naughty Word
- October 15, 2017

He was known for his mimes and for making big bets. He was even able to warm-up to the show's longtime host, Alex Trebek , who was at first put-off by 38-year-old scruffy rapscallion for his colorful language. Rogers' haul ranks fifth on the show's all-time non-tournament winning list- impressive but still far behind the $2.5 million Ken "So smart it took a supercomputer to beat him" Jennings won in 2004. (more...)
Bruno Mars leads American Music Awards nominees Bruno Mars leads American Music Awards nominees
- October 15, 2017

Even after all the years that he has been in business of making music, he is still slated to be the top nominee for the upcoming American Music Awards scheduled for the month of November. Mars will compete against The Chainsmokers, Drake, Lamar and Sheeran. Their song " Despacito " has broken the most viewed record on YouTube, gaining more than three billion views on the channel. (more...)
Jimmy Fallon Discusses Late Night's Handling Of Trump Presidency Jimmy Fallon Discusses Late Night's Handling Of Trump Presidency
- October 15, 2017

Second of all, Colbert, Kimmel and the rest of late night have already kind of, sort of, cornered the market on Trump jokes. "I made a Cookie Monster cake, and it was so cute, and you shove cookies in his mouth, and they crumble, and she just looked at it and then reached for a steak", Blake said. (more...)
Kate Middleton's uncle charged with beating his wife Kate Middleton's uncle charged with beating his wife
- October 15, 2017

Gary Goldsmith is the Duchess' mother's younger sibling. "He has been bailed to appear at Westminster Magistrates' Court on Tuesday, 31 October". Gary Goldsmith , 52, was charged with assault by beating after an alleged incident near his home in Wimpole Street, London, at around 1.20am on Friday. (more...)
Bob Weinstein says 'sick and depraved' brother Harvey Weinstein abused him Bob Weinstein says 'sick and depraved' brother Harvey Weinstein abused him
- October 15, 2017

Bob claimed he was also the object of a lot of Harvey's verbal and even physical abuse but added he's not looking for sympathy for himself. The Wall Street Journal reported Friday that Weinstein Co .'s board had abandoned plans to continue under the leadership of Bob Weinstein and Chief Operating Officer David Glasser and would either sell the company outright or in pieces. (more...)
Kylie Jenner Crops Out Her Stomach in Latest Selfie Kylie Jenner Crops Out Her Stomach in Latest Selfie
- October 15, 2017

In a photo posted on her Snapchat page, she showed off three new phone cases with her fans - with a blue one showing her trademark Lip Kit logo , nestled between two pink ones. Is this her way of referencing her pregnancy?! The mother-to-be couldn't be happier to be pregnant but would rather keep a low profile, for now, an insider previously shared with PEOPLE . (more...)
Harvey Weinstein expelled from Academy of Motion Pictures Harvey Weinstein expelled from Academy of Motion Pictures
- October 15, 2017

The New York Times recently broke the story that famed Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein has been sexually assaulting women and paying them to be quiet for decades. This reflects the Academy's increasing desire to diversify its ranks; this summer, it invited 774 new members , 39% of which were women and 30% of which were people of color. (more...)
Alibaba Group Holding Limited (BABA) has current market capitalization of $472.54 Billion
- October 14, 2017

Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN) has risen 28.63% since October 14, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 53.42% the S&P500. Tiger Legatus Capital Management Llc sold 20,000 shares as Alibaba Group Hldg Ltd ( BABA)'s stock rose 22.58%. (more...)
Pink Opens Up About Marriage With Carey Hart: 'Monogamy Is Work' Pink Opens Up About Marriage With Carey Hart: 'Monogamy Is Work'
- October 14, 2017

I don't ever wanna see you again'. "She can do it all", the 42-year-old captioned a photo of Pink on Instagram . 'Is this bed death? The mum to Willow , six and Jameson , 10 months, also confessed things aren't always exciting in the bedroom department. (more...)
European Union official urges Catalonia not to break away European Union official urges Catalonia not to break away
- October 14, 2017

The calls to proclaim secession come in response to Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy's demand on Wednesday that Puigdemont clarify whether it has formally declared independence or not. If he refuses to, or does not answer, Mr Rajoy has threatened to trigger for the first time a constitutional article that could give central authorities power to intervene directly in Catalonia . (more...)
Twitter promises to get Twitter promises to get "more aggressive" in tackling online harassment
- October 14, 2017

Celebrities including Chrissy Teigen and Mark Ruffalo were among those to join a boycott of the platform Friday after Twitter briefly suspended McGowan's account this week. Progress has been made in efforts to prevent "voices being silenced on Twitter ", which has been a top priority for the company this year, Dorsey said. (more...)
Baahubali director SS Rajamouli next film to be a social drama Baahubali director SS Rajamouli next film to be a social drama
- October 14, 2017

While he revealed that he wouldn't begin with the Mahesh Babu film anytime soon since they had to zero in on a schedule, he did share that his film with Danayya would be a social drama. This film will be produced by K.L. Narayana of Kshanam Kshanam fame. "I have committed to Danayya and that will be my next". The producer has earlier given movies such as Cameraman Ganga Tho Rambabu and Desamuduru . (more...)
Woman who accused rapper Nelly of sexual assault won't testify Woman who accused rapper Nelly of sexual assault won't testify
- October 14, 2017

But, she said she will not be testifying in any criminal case, and she asked authorities to halt proceedings. The publication reports that the attorney adds that her motivation behind the decision was due to feeling that "the system has failed her" and that she questions: 'Who will believe her . (more...)
Tumhari Sulu trailer to be out on October 14 afternoon Tumhari Sulu trailer to be out on October 14 afternoon
- October 14, 2017

The poster not just shows Vidya as the radio jockey but has also shown her multitasking as she cuts vegetables on a chopping board while she interacts with the listeners on the radio. Mumbai: Vidya Balan is an actress par excellence and there's been no debate on that whatsoever. Tumhari Sulu is produced by T-Series and Ellipsis Entertainment. (more...)
Madhya Pradesh cuts Value-Added Tax on Petrol, diesel, new prices from midnight Madhya Pradesh cuts Value-Added Tax on Petrol, diesel, new prices from midnight
- October 14, 2017

Earlier, the central government had reduced the excise duty on petrol and diesel rates by Rs 2 per litre each. The VAT on diesel has been reduced by 5 per cent while that on petrol by 3 per cent, said Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan as quoted in a tweet by news agency Asian News International. (more...)
In retraction, Oliver Stone says he's 'appalled' by Weinstein allegations In retraction, Oliver Stone says he's 'appalled' by Weinstein allegations
- October 14, 2017

Stone addressed the global media Friday morning at the Busan worldwide Film Festival in South Korea , where he is serving as chair of the event's competition jury. No one intervened or admonished Stone , Stevens told the NYDN . "Oliver saw me where I was standing near the door and he just reached out and groped me, grabbed my boob like it was a toy or a hand you'd shake", Stevens said. (more...)
BBC ordered to show more British-made programmes BBC ordered to show more British-made programmes
- October 14, 2017

The rules are part of a new operating licence for the broadcaster, the first since Ofcom took over regulating the BBC. There will be new requirements on Radio 1 and Radio 2 to play a broader range of music than commercial stations as well as more music from new and emerging United Kingdom artists. (more...)
French Montana Congratulates Ex-GF Khloe Kardashian On Pregnancy By Another Man French Montana Congratulates Ex-GF Khloe Kardashian On Pregnancy By Another Man
- October 14, 2017

She's planning a birthday surprise tonight. "I don't really know the details, but she's doing this whole exchange. Like she's putting like a hotel key into a wallet". "Don't ask, don't tell". Kardashian's rumored pregnancy came in the heat of several speculations claiming that her younger sisters are also expecting their own child. (more...)
Roswell: Series Reboot in the Works at The CW Roswell: Series Reboot in the Works at The CW
- October 14, 2017

According to Deadline , the network is looking to "reimagine" the series based on the Roswell High book series by Melinda Metz , with The Originals writer Carina Adly MacKenzie writing and executive producing. It therefore makes no sense for The CW to ignore that - it's a built-in troupe of publicists ready to go, after all! - and just pretend the "90s version never happened". (more...)
Mindy Kaling Has the Best Response to Oprah Revealing Her Baby's Gender Mindy Kaling Has the Best Response to Oprah Revealing Her Baby's Gender
- October 14, 2017

She said, "I am not waiting". Mom-to-be Mindy Kaling has a handsome story about why it was "so special" to finish her Hulu show, " The Mindy Project ", while pregnant. "I'm excited for her". Instead of being mad about Winfrey spilling the beans , though, Kaling felt no choice but to be honored. Hey, if anyone is going to announce such special news, Winfrey is certainly at the top of our list and, as it turns out, Kaling's, too. (more...)
'Beetlejuice' sequel gets new writer 'Beetlejuice' sequel gets new writer
- October 14, 2017

The sequel to 1988's Beetlejuice is moving forward with a new name in place to pen the film's script. This sequel has been stuck in development hell for years and no one knows when it will see the light of day. Burton directed the original Beetlejuice with a cult following developing upon its release. A ghost hired by a recently deceased couple ( Alec Baldwin and Geena Davis ) to scare away the humans occupying their home, Beetlejuice boasted a brilliant ensemble that also ... (more...)
Simeone in Awe of Barcelona`s Messi Simeone in Awe of Barcelona`s Messi
- October 14, 2017

Mascherano has been a key player for Barcelona ever since 2010. 'At Barcelona, they've always said that they're happy with me and I have time to think about it. Argentina got what they deserved when they qualified for next year's World Cup in Russian Federation with a 3-1 victory over Ecuador, according to football legend Lionel Messi. (more...)
Murder suspect won't face charges for death of victim's unborn child Murder suspect won't face charges for death of victim's unborn child
- October 13, 2017

Under state law, a fetus must be considered viable outside the womb to charge someone with murder. Public defender Allen Wolf told The Washington Post that Tessier is innocent and "cared deeply" about Wallen. Wallen, who was a teacher at Wilde Lake High School, did not show up for the first day of school on September 5. Tessier appeared in court Friday morning for a preliminary hearing. (more...)
Blake Lively's Story of On-Set Sexual Harassment Will Anger You Blake Lively's Story of On-Set Sexual Harassment Will Anger You
- October 13, 2017

Blake Lively , here with her husband Ryan Reynolds, said not much was done after she reported the sexual harassment. In the fallout of the many allegations of sexual misconduct against movie producer Harvey Weinstein , actors ranging from James Van Der Beek to Tippi Hedren have shared their own stories of harassment in Hollywood. (more...)
LeBron James aggravates ankle injury; opener against Celtics in doubt LeBron James aggravates ankle injury; opener against Celtics in doubt
- October 13, 2017

Cavaliers coach Tyron Lue has said that, because of James' injury, it remains unclear if he can participate in the team's opening game for the 2017-2018 National Basketball Association season, where they will be going against the Boston Celtics , which will feature former Cavaliers All-Star guard Kyrie Irving , who was traded to his new team only last month. (more...)