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Apple buys Shazam, launches App Store preorders

Dhiraj Mukherjee, one of its co-founders, has complained in an interview with the Guardian that the invention was too ahead of its time. "We are thrilled th...


Deadpool and Cable strike a biblical pose in new image

But already, fans are wondering what this will mean for Fox's Deadpool movies, and if there could be any way for Reynolds - whom many agree is flawless for th...


Preschoolers fight over baby Jesus during nativity pageant in East Tennessee

A little girl playing a sheep decided she wanted the baby Jesus for herself. It had amassed more than 182,000 shares and more than 6 million views as of Thurs...


The best meteor shower of the year happens tonight

Meteors, or shooting stars, are specs of dust that collide with our planet and burn up in the atmosphere. The forecast tonight for Tulsa is mostly clear with ...


Zuma court appeal seeks to control appointment of prosecution boss

As such, the Court ordered Zuma to personally pay the legal costs of his failed attempt to interdict the release of the State of Capture report in October 201...


Russell Simmons responds to new sexual misconduct allegations

He supplied the following statement to The Times: "I'm proud of my track record promoting, supporting and uplifting women at every company I've ever run". He...


Netflix Defends That Controversial 'A Christmas Prince' Tweet

In particular, they called out the 53 people who watched the holiday film every day for the 18 days leading up to December 10. Netflix needs to educate milli...


Kim Kardashian feels a bit off about her surrogate situation

Later, Kim reveals "top secret" news that her surrogate passed all her tests, which means she and Kanye only have a short time period in which to decide whe...


Zaira Wasim molestation: Accused detained after Vistara-Dangal star meeting

Vistara hasn't sensitised their crew to take action against men torturing women on flight. "Zaira Ji should do two things- firstly register an FIR and secondl...


Sony has released a breathtaking Miles Morales Spider-Man trailer

There's also that stinger at the end - Morales sitting in a subway station, asking some mysterious shadow-y figure "Wait, so how many of us are there?" Sony...


Hannibal Buress Arrested in Miami After Heated Argument with Cops

A police source told Local 10 that Buress did not show any signs of intoxication and was cooperative. In the video, Buress is standing outside a police auto w...


Making a Murderer star to REMAIN behind bars in 'miscarriage of justice'

The Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel reported that he has a new lawyer compiling evidence to lobby for a retrial of his case. "Dassey was subjected to myriad psychol...


Boyega escapes Atlantas snow, will make 'Last Jedi' premiere

Ride-hailing app Go-Jek has teamed up with Disney to feature Star Wars: The Last Jedi in its mobile application ahead of the film's Indonesian premiere on D...


Katie Holmes and Daughter Suri Cruise Introduce Taylor Swift at Jingle Ball

But then tragedy struck. The 39-year-old British host of The Late Late Show made a decision to lend his skills to help out Nick Spampanato, the General Mana...


Breast cancer symptoms to look out for

The absolute increase in risk was relatively modest - about one extra case of breast cancer among every 7,690 women - but it's still significant, given that 1...


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

Eastern Eye editor and founder of the 50 Sexiest Asian Women, Asjad Nazir stated that Priyanka was a ideal mix of "beauty, brains, bravery and a kind heart". P...


Quentin Tarantino's 'Star Trek' movie to be R-rated, reports say

Deadline and The Hollywood Reporter both confirmed earlier this week that directors Quentin Tarantino and J.J. Abrams are in talks to develop a " Star Trek...


Google pulls out Youtube from Amazon devices, spat turns ugly

Besides withholding Chromecast and the Home speaker from its store, Amazon has also rankled Google by declining to sell an internet-connected thermostat made ...


Pope, UN, EU, others criticize Trump for recognizing Jerusalem as capital

In a tweet this morning, Cardinal Nichols urged people to "heed again the words of Pope Francis: Jerusalem is a "unique city" that has "a special vocation for...


A First Look at "X-Men: Dark Phoenix"

X-Men: Dark Phoenix is the fourth movie in the series kickstarted by X-Men: First Class . The upcoming film will follow the timeline of Days of Future Pas...


A new Portal game will launch this month-Bridge Constructor Portal

I'm seriously just beside myself with how excited I am for this game- Particularly considering Valve isn't the kind of company who will just license out IP to a...


Tarantino Star Trek Movie?

Abrams and Tarantino are "in the process of setting up a writers' room for the next installment in the series". There's a chance that if he likes the results, h...


Bryan Singer Fired From Directing Freddie Mercury Biopic After On-Set Drama

Director Bryan Singer has been fired from the upcoming Queen/Freddie Mercury biopic Bohemian Rhapsody . While Singer acknowledged creative differences with...


Bill O'Reilly sued by former Fox News producer for defamation

Rachel Witlieb Bernstein claims in her U.S. District Court for the Southern District of NY suit Bernstein v. O'Reilly, 17-cv-09483, that she was not the sour...


"House of Cards" Will Continue-Just Without Kevin Spacey

Wright plays Claire Underwood, who started out as a less central figure on the show than her husband. The fate of Netflix hit House Of Cards became uncertai...


Voyager 1 probe fires long-dormant thrusters in interstellar space

Voyager 1 was launched in 1977 and flew past Jupiter and Saturn in 1979 and 1980 respectively. Voyager 1 is the most distant human-made object, and scientis...


Pharma Bro Forfeiture: Shkreli May Pay Millions, Lose Legendary Wu Tang Album

Remember, the pharma bro purchased the Wu-Tang album for 2 million bucks, and apparently got his hands on 'Carter V.' He infamously leaked a few tracks. The s...


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

More Life, which reached number one in the USA and number two in the United Kingdom album charts, was missed off the list after a source close to the nomin...


'Mindhunter': Netflix Hit Renewed for Season 2

In the series, two Federal Bureau of Investigation agents ( Jonathan Groff & Holt McCallany) set out on a sinister investigative odyssey to discover the brutal...


Prince William presents Santa with letter from son George

The child literally wants a police auto. And the young prince clearly thinks that he is deserving of the present as at the top of the paper where it asks whet...


Melania Trump did not want to be the first lady, friends claim

This is the how the White House is being decorated this year. "He always wanted to run", Stone told VF. "Every four years you talk about it". "Once again ...


Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois puts contract talks on hold

Courtois has always been linked with a move to Real Madrid , who are searching for a new 'keeper amid doubts over Keylor Navas, and the towering Belgian fuell...


National Christmas tree shortage to impact prices

There were some national reports over the weekend warning of Christmas tree shortage this year. Then, there's the ceremony that precedes the saw work. Here ...


'Glee' actress Naya Rivera arrested on Domestic Battery charges

Naya Rivera in a photo provided by the Kanawha County Sheriff's Office after her arrest. A sheriff's office statement said the star's husband, Ryan Keith ...


United Kingdom police probe second Kevin Spacey allegation

According to Scotland Yard , two men accuse the same man of having sexually assaulted them in that place, one in 2005 and the other in 2008. "On Friday, 17 N...


JUDE LAW In Talks To Play Marvel's CAPTAIN MARVEL... Wait, What??

He's played lotharios, vicious villains and movie heroes, but he's never appeared in a Marvel movie, until now. He has already signed up to play and is shooti...


Gwyneth Paltrow and Brad Falchuk engaged after three years of dating

Us Weekly said Tuesday, citing " multiple " anonymous sources , that it had confirmed the engagement and that the Oscar-winning actress, 45, and Falchuk , ...


Charlie Rose fired over sex harassment claims

King noted that she and Rose "enjoyed a friendship and partnership". His persona on " CBS This Morning " was a little more whimsical, given the lighter su...


Second woman comes forward to say Al Franken inappropriately touched her

The allegation comes days after Franken apologized to Leann Tweeden, a Los Angeles-based television anchor, after she accused him sexual misconduct during a 2...


Morrissey Defends Kevin Spacey; Says The Actor Is Being 'Attacked Unnecessarily'

Delving into the Spacey situation, Morrissey attacked his accuser, Anthony Rapp. "Because of that, all of that doesn't seem very credible to me". A rough tr...


Diana Ross' Grandson Stole The Show During Her AMAs Performance

Diana Ross received a major honor at the 2017 AMAs. Tay made a surprise appearance at the ceremony at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday nigh...


Harrison Ford Still Playing Hero ... Helps Woman Who Drove Off Highway

The actor - who is known for his fearless, heroic roles in movies like Star Wars and Indiana Jones - did not hesitate to rush to the woman's side. The vehic...


Selena Gomez looks completely unrecognizable thanks to a new edgy hairstyle

The singer-actress arrived on the red carpet at the 2017 American Music Awards debuting a brand new look - blond wavy hair to match an edgy style statement th...


Haryana girl Manushi Chillar is the new Miss World

Daughter of doctor parents, Manushi Chillar studied at St. Thomas School in Delhi and joined the Bhagat Phool Singh Government Medical College for Women in Sone...


Dimitrov thanks Scherzinger for giving him the X Factor at ATP Finals

I knew that David is going to try something new. Yet Dimitrov broke for a 4-2 lead and although Goffin saved three match points at 5-2 down to keep the game a...


Mel Tillis Dead - Country Star Passes Away at 85

The suspected cause of death is respiratory failure, according to a press release from his publicist. Throughout the singer's 60 plus year career, the Gran...


Harry Styles to Perform at Victoria's Secret Fashion Show 2017!

Gigi Hadid will no longer be attending the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show 2017 in Shanghai. Announced in August , Victoria's Secret show is set to be held...


Kim Kardashian West reveals sex of 3rd child

In September, she confirmed that the couple was expecting their third child via a surrogate . She explained, "Alright, I'm going to break it down". "She was ...


George Clooney Will Star in and Direct 'Catch 22' Series

George Clooney will make his return to television in a serialised adaptation of "Catch-22", Paramount Television said on Thursday, almost 20 years after he l...


Gigi Hadid Isn't Walking the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show Anymore

It seems, however, that the younger Hadid sister, Bella, will still walk the show, and is en route to Shanghai . BAZAAR.com reached out to Victoria's Secret...