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Tavis Smiley says PBS made mistake in suspending him

Variety reported Wednesday that the firm had interviewed 10 witnesses, many of whom are former staffers, who anxious that their employment in Smiley's company ...


We've *Finally* Got Some Footage From the All-Female 'Ocean's 8'

There were glimpses of Golden Globe victor Sarah Paulson as Tammy and two-time Oscar nominee Helena Bonham Carter as the bespectacled Rose. Near the end of ...


Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez Board a Private Jet

Of course, Bieber , 23, didn't stop at that as he started dancing when the Pussycat Dolls' "Buttons" played and that's what drew his and Selena's attention. Ey...


Bait and switch: Senators urge Al Franken to reconsider resignation

The senator initially said he would not step down from his seat; after a torrent of calls for his resignation came from his own Democratic colleagues, he ...


Forecast: Watch for dense fog this morning

Despite a heavy dose of clouds, most of Monday will be dry and mild. More rain is forecast to affect the region Tuesday afternoon and evening. Look for high...


Star Wars: The Last Jedi scores $450m

The film had the second largest opening weekend of all time, second only to the $248 million opening of of 2015's " Star Wars: The Force Awakens ". The stor...


Austrian Coalition Gov't With Right-Wing Freedom Party Sworn in Amid Protests

A prominent American Jewish leader voiced criticism of the coalition deal reached between Austrian Chancellor-elect Sebastian Kurz's conservative People's Party...


George Zimmerman Threatens Jay-Z Over Trayvon Martin Doc, Snoop Dogg Responds

Zimmerman told The Blast on Saturday that he has a score to settle with music mogul Jay-Z since the rapper's production team began filming a new documentary o...


WWE Clash of Champions 2017: 3 Possible Upsets on the Horizon

Sky Sports is showing the Smackdown Pay-Per-View event on Sky Sports Box Office (channel 491). Zayn and Owens fuelled the rivalry after blindsiding the Comm...


Star Wars: The Last Jedi earns $450m in opening weekend

As part of the deal, it would take control of 20th Century Fox, one of Hollywood's six major studios. The Last Jedi is just the fourth film in history to ha...


California Department of Public Health: cellphone radiation is harmful

Many of us don't even own a landline anymore as we find it financially obtuse to pay monthly fees for a wall jack we don't use. Tissues close to phone antennas-...


'Addams Family' reboot in talks to cast Oscar Isaac as Gomez Addams

The fan favourite, who has inspired many a Tumblr meme and devotional Twitter post, is primed to make fans dreams come true. Sausage Party co-director Conrad ...


Kiss' Gene Simmons Issues Statement Amid Sexual Misconduct Allegations

The plaintiff, who has been identified only as Jane Doe , alleges that during an on-camera interview with Simmons and Kiss bandmate Paul Stanley , the fam...


Antonio Brown Leaves Patriots-Steelers Game, Heads To Hospital With Injury

Brown was injured when he twisted his leg awkwardly while trying to catch a pass in the end zone. Le'Veon Bell had 50 yards rushing on 12 carries. They're also...


Prince Harry Jokes Around with Former President Barack Obama in Fun Interview

The prince and former president have been friends for several years. That's totally in the Constitution, isn't it?? The interview recorded at September's In...


NBC paid off producer who accused Chris Matthews of sexual harassment

An NBC spokesperson said Matthews' comments were deemed inappropriate, but were not sexual propositions . NBC confirmed over the weekend that it once paid a w...


Rose McGowan brands Meryl Streep a hypocrite over Golden Globes 'silent protest'

I despise your hypocrisy. While actors have added pins and accessories to their wardrobe to support causes in the past, this is the first time they are showin...


Hydro One grounds helicopter crews after crash, holds vigils for workers killed

The crew was travelling in a Hydro One helicopter to perform work on a 230kv transmission tower at the time of the incident, but for now, all other information ...


Saunders outclasses Lemieux to retain title

Saunders (26-0) made a third defence of the title he won from Andy Lee in 2015 and showed he will be a force to be reckoned with in the division that is now ru...


Vince McMahon Could Be Bringing Back The XFL

Shepard didn't provide much in the way of follow-up to that tweet, but Deadspin's David Bixenspan asked a WWE spokesperson about it. For now, Alpha is just ...