Bill Cosby, Roman Polanski expelled from film academy that runs the Oscars

He admitted to a sexual encounter with the woman, but denied the assault allegation and criminal case was dropped after Bryant's accuser refused to testify. Polanski fled the USA and the US government tried to extradite him multiple times but was no... More..

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Swedish Academy postpones 2018 Nobel Literature Prize after sexual assault scandal
by | Friday, May 04, 2018

Swedish Academy postpones 2018 Nobel Literature Prize after sexual assault scandal

The group's permanent secretary, Anders Olsson , added that, "We find it necessary to commit time to recovering public confidence in the academy before the next laureate can be announced". Arnault denies all a...More..

China says 'big differences' with United States remain after talks
by | Friday, May 04, 2018

China says 'big differences' with United States remain after talks

Since Trump's threat of further tariffs , Chinese officials have walked back, at least publicly, suggestions that they would cut a deal. "If the US delegation comes to China believing Beijing's resolve t...More..

Early Betting Odds For WWE Backlash Event
by | Thursday, May 03, 2018

Early Betting Odds For WWE Backlash Event

He's demanded an apology from Styles tonight, but it's safe to say that the WWE Champion will likely have a different response lined up for the sinister King of Strong Style. Meanwhile, Randy Orton will challen...More..

Hulu To Offer Ad-Supported Downloadable Content
by | Thursday, May 03, 2018

Hulu To Offer Ad-Supported Downloadable Content

Hulu now has 20 million subscribers , up from 17 million at the end of 2017. Hulu claims to be the first company in the TV business to offer downloadable ads. In its present form, Hulu requires users to ha...More..

Peppa Pig Banned From China For Being
by | Thursday, May 03, 2018

Peppa Pig Banned From China For Being "Too Gangster"

The Beijing technology firm Bytedance, which runs the Douyin app, has not officially confirmed the ban, but users found that searches for the cartoon suddenly stopped returning results on the video-sharing plat...More..

After slave remarks, Kanye compares himself to Harriet Tubman, Nat Turner
by | Thursday, May 03, 2018

After slave remarks, Kanye compares himself to Harriet Tubman, Nat Turner

There's a way to express people being in psychological bondage and not dismiss 400 years of literal, physical slavery . "It's like we're mentally imprisoned", the 40-year-old said. "Plastic makes ideal", wro...More..

'EXPLOSION' from 'BOMB rigged barn' after 'hostage situation' - police injured
by | Thursday, May 03, 2018

'EXPLOSION' from 'BOMB rigged barn' after 'hostage situation' - police injured

Connecticut State Police say a barn behind a house has exploded injuring at least six police officers who were negotiating with a man who had taken his wife and family hostage. Police were heard continuing to t...More..

Solo: A Star Wars Story
by | Thursday, May 03, 2018

Solo: A Star Wars Story

What did you think of this new TV spot? It's unknown exactly what part Saoirse Ronan auditioned for, but her detailed description of the audition process seems to point to Rey. Moreover, both Lego Star Wars-Th...More..

Christmas Creature Wins Republican Nomination for Knox County Mayor
by | Thursday, May 03, 2018

Christmas Creature Wins Republican Nomination for Knox County Mayor

The 7-foot-tall, 300-pound WWE athlete clinched the Republican primary election by just 17 votes . WBIR 10 News reported that Jacobs had a total of 14,633 votes while Anders finished with 14,616 votes. "...More..

Jonathan Todd Jackson charged with attempted extortion of Kevin Hart's sex tape
by | Thursday, May 03, 2018

Jonathan Todd Jackson charged with attempted extortion of Kevin Hart's sex tape

Jonathan Todd Jackson , 41, was charged with one count each of attempted extortion and extortion by threatening letter. He is expected to be arraigned today in downtown Los Angeles. According to TheBlast.com, J...More..

'Avengers: Infinity War' - Who is Captain Marvel?
by | Thursday, May 03, 2018

'Avengers: Infinity War' - Who is Captain Marvel?

I never thought in my wildest dreams that a movie with Black Panther , Iron Man , Thor , Captain America , Doctor Strange , Spider-Man and the Guardians of the Galaxy united against a malevolent force wo...More..

New trailer drops for Peyton Reed's Ant-Man and the Wasp
by | Wednesday, May 02, 2018

New trailer drops for Peyton Reed's Ant-Man and the Wasp

We call upon Paul Rudd and Evangeline Lily to show us that hope still exists for Earth's Mightiest Heroes. In a world of instant internet reaction, that means we have a long, spoiler-filled July ahead of us...More..

John Leguizamo to Receive Special Tony Award
by | Wednesday, May 02, 2018

John Leguizamo to Receive Special Tony Award

Disney's Frozen eked out a Best Musical nod in a race with sparse competition, but was largely left out in the cold with just three nominations (and none for its leading ladies). GREEN I think we are appro...More..

Police Are Now Looking into Daz Dillinger's Kanye West Threat
by | Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Police Are Now Looking into Daz Dillinger's Kanye West Threat

Some critics say west's recent antics may be nothing more than a publicity stunt to plug his work. Snoop Dogg's cousin Daz Dillinger recently took to Instagram to call on Crip gang members to beat up ...More..

Wildlife park owner dragged away by lion
by | Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Wildlife park owner dragged away by lion

Nearly instantly the big cat spots the elderly man, believed to be the owner of the park, and gives chase. Visitors to the park are able to watch animals being fed up close, with at least a dozen big cats liv...More..

Louis Arthur Charles Is The 3rd Royal Baby's Name!
by | Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Louis Arthur Charles Is The 3rd Royal Baby's Name!

Prince Louis Arthur Charles was announced as the new royal baby's name this morning by Kensington Palace . Bookmakers had been doing a brisk trade in bets on the new prince's name, but Louis wasn'...More..

Pamela Gidley, Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me actress, dead at 52
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Pamela Gidley, Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me actress, dead at 52

Gidley went on to have a number of recurring roles in popular TV series, such as Angel Street , Strange Luck , The Pretender , CSI , and Skin . Smoldering: Gidley's last credited role was in Twin Peaks:...More..

'Avengers: Infinity War' Pulls Record $630 Million Worldwide in Opening Weekend
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

'Avengers: Infinity War' Pulls Record $630 Million Worldwide in Opening Weekend

Marvel Studios reported Friday that the crossover event " Infinity War " scooped up $ 39 million in the United States from Thursday night previews, the highest preview title for a Marvel film and the four...More..

Barcelona defeat Deportivo 4-2 for La Liga championship
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Barcelona defeat Deportivo 4-2 for La Liga championship

It was Barcelona's seventh league title in 10 seasons and 25th overall. Madrid are now focusing on their Champions League clash with Bayern Munich. Clarence Seedorf's side needed victory to survive in the...More..

Juve scored twice in last five minutes to sink ten-man Inter
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Juve scored twice in last five minutes to sink ten-man Inter

With Massimiliano Allegri-led side facing AC Milan in the Copa Italia final in May and a possibility that Juventus might lose the league title, Buffon's hope to retire with a stellar season might just end up ...More..

Bill Cosby juror speaks on convicting legend
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Bill Cosby juror speaks on convicting legend

On Friday, April, 27, Bill Cosby was found guilty of three counts of aggravated indecent assault and is facing up to 10 years behind bars. "After the verdict was read Thursday and Judge Steven O'Neill cha...More..

Tristan Thompson Has Broken His Social Media Silence
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Tristan Thompson Has Broken His Social Media Silence

The Cavaliers beat the Pacers 105-101 in Game 7 of the finals and Thompson was overcome with joy and took to social media to share it. A post shared by Tristan Thompson (@realtristan13) on April 29, 2...More..

Winners and Losers From Westworld Season 2, Episode 2, 'Reunion'
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Winners and Losers From Westworld Season 2, Episode 2, 'Reunion'

In her conversations with Arnold, Dolores's use of this sentence communicates her worldview; she's still capable of being astonished by a world that human beings see as banal and something they'd like t...More..

Kate and William Celebrate Anniversary with Photo
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Kate and William Celebrate Anniversary with Photo

The prince, who is fifth in line to the British throne, was born at 1001 GMT on April 23. He weighed eight pounds and seven ounces when he was born at 11:01 am (1001 GMT) on Monday with William, the Duke of...More..

What Is an Incel And Why Are People Talking About Them?
by | Monday, April 30, 2018

What Is an Incel And Why Are People Talking About Them?

Before the Toronto attack, Minassian praised Rodger in a Facebook post. Others were more disturbed by the suggestion of sympathy for Minassian in the post's description . Whatever emerges about his min...More..

by | Monday, April 30, 2018

British royals William and Kate name their baby

The little brother to Prince George and Princess Charlotte was born Monday. The baby is fifth in line to the throne and the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh's sixth great-grandchild. Prince Harry is se...More..

Golden State Killer: Joseph DeAngelo arraigned on murder charges
by | Monday, April 30, 2018

Golden State Killer: Joseph DeAngelo arraigned on murder charges

In I'll Be Gone in the Dark , McNamara's huge capability for empathy is at the forefront. Sheriff Jones said DNA from the crime scenes was ultimately matched to a "discarded item" from DeAngelo recovered by ...More..

by | Monday, April 30, 2018

David Price Struggles As Red Sox Fall To Rays

Red Sox closer Craig Kimbrel was on the mound with runners on second and third - twice. Among the highlights: Carlos Gomez hit a moonshot homer off Heath Hembree in the seventh inning for another Rays run...More..

Comedian Michelle Wolf roasts absent Donald Trump at White House Correspondents' dinner
by | Monday, April 30, 2018

Comedian Michelle Wolf roasts absent Donald Trump at White House Correspondents' dinner

Others in the entertainment industry, including Judd Apatow, Anthony Bourdain and Kathy Griffin , defended Wolf's performance in light of growing criticism Sunday. If you don't smile, they say, 'He was bad, he...More..