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Krewe of Gemini night parade wraps up 2018 Mississippi Mardi Gras

Viles says 46 tons of beads get trapped in city catch basins after the parades each year. I have written a lot here on this blog about the history of masquerade...


State AG asks court to intervene in sale of Weinstein company

He has since been accused of rape by three women, sexual assault, and harassment. The Weinstein Co. has been in talks to sell itself to a group of investors l...


OH cops shot and killed after responding to 911 name

Morbitzer says the officers "gave their lives in defense of others" and "they're true American heroes". The 17-year-old says police often were called to the hom...


Kim Jong Un's sister stealing show at Olympics

Russian Federation has also denied launching any hacking attacks on the Pyeongchang Olympics, where its team is formally banned following the revelation of sy...


Deadly blasts hit mosque in Libya By

One person has been killed, according to local. "Prompt, impartial investigations should bring perpetrators to justice", the group said. In January, two auto ...


Kim K SLAMMED For North Taking Pics Of Her Half-Dressed

Reality TV star Kim Kardashian is keeping the spotlight on herself these days instead of her recently born daughter Chicago West . Some are calling Kim a bad...


Joaquin Phoenix to play the Joker in upcoming origin movie, reports say

However, after a meeting with Phillips, Phoenix is said to have had time to mull the role over and has agreed to sign on. The movie would take place outside the...


James Corden Seduces Jamie Dornan in Fifty Shades Parody

The " Fifty Shades Freed" star lost his mum Lorna to pancreatic cancer when he was just 16, now he is 35 years old he admits that the loss of his mother can st...


Two private Kenyan TV stations back on air

A Kenyan opposition lawyer, Miguna Miguna, has been charged with treason over the mock "swearing in" as president of opposition leader Raila Odinga. Around 10...


Portia De Rossi Gives Ellen DeGeneres The Most Memorable 60th Birthday Gift

Recognizing some of these acts of good, DeGeneres gave shoutouts to Kenya and John Hughes , who used their own money to drive a U-Haul 800 miles to deliver aid...


Prince Harry and Meghan Markle attend awards ceremony honouring injured United Kingdom soldiers

On Thursday, Prince Harry and the " Suits " star attended the annual Endeavour Fund Awards in London. Markle went with cropped black pants and matching bl...


'No proof of gender bias in pay'

We know that gender discrimination and disadvantage does not begin and end with the pay packet. The BBC has a special role representing Britain. They added: "...


Lawmakers Respond To FEMA Puerto Rico Cutoff

Audio will be available later today . The NHC says Maria is the costliest hurricane on record to strike Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. In his first ...


Ronda Rousey to work with WWE full-time Video

IF you are a huge fan of professional wrestling, particularly the brand the World Wrestling Entertainment ( WWE ) sells , you will know that it is much like Gr...


Kim Kardashian Channels Bo Derek, Gets Dragged on Twitter [NSFW]

On Sunday, Kardashian debuted her new hairstyle in a video that she posted on her Snapchat story. The Keeping Up With The Kardashian's star has never be...


Great forecast for rare super blue moon Wednesday morning

Forget the solar eclipse and get ready for the biggest , most lovely and elegant moon of the last 156 years, one that's only appropriate for the night after Pr...


Lady Gaga Performs "Joanne" and "Million Reasons" at the 2018 Grammys

Longtime rumours that Lady Gaga and her boyfriend Christian Carino are engaged seemed to have been confirmed yesterday, when the musician attended the 2018 G...


Rod Rosenstein approved surveillance of Trump associate Carter Page

The renewal shows that the Justice Department under President Trump saw reason to believe that the associate, Carter Page, was acting as a Russian agent . The ...


Kendrick Lamar During Grammys Speech - "Jay-Z for President!"

Speaking to reporters backstage following her win, Cara commented: "I didn't expect this". Meanwhile, Mars and Kendrick weren't only on stage for the speeches...


Bruno Mars' 24k Magic named the Record of the Year

The 60th Annual Grammy Awards was Sunday night at Madison Square Garden in NY. Tony Bennett has won 18 Grammy Awards in his career, but his son isn't so f...


Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott 'have no plans to get engaged'

TMZ reports that Kylie is taking a Lamaze class online. On Wednesday, Jenner was photographed for the first time in months visiting a construction site with ...


Apple HomePod Smart Speaker Up For Pre-Orders For US$ 349

Apple's first foray into the smart speaker market has not gone without hiccup. Like the Sonos One , Google Home , and Amazon Echo , the HomePod will als...


What Brie Larson's Captain Marvel Suit Would Look Like With Classic Colors

The Oscar victor, 28, was photographed in costume as Captain Marvel for the first time Wednesday afternoon while filming in Atlanta. The movie, which will b...


Macron Calls from Davos to Limit Negative Effects of Globalization

Elected in May, Macron is one in a small club of leaders with less experience in office than Trump. Macron on the other hand is flying high, touting domestic ...


US sparks fears of trade war as Trump arrives in Davos

Mnuchin also said he's not "particularly concerned" by reports China is preparing to wind down its purchases of U.S. Treasuries, in part because of the U.S.'s s...


Meryl Streep Joins Season Two of 'Big Little Lies!'

Streep will join the already impressive cast that includes Nicole Kidman , Reese Witherspoon , Laura Dern , Zoe Kravitz , and Shailene Woodley , as a grou...


Elton John announces his last ever world tour 'Farewell Yellow Brick Road'!

The legendary singer is allegedly gearing up to announce he is backing away from music according to The Mirror , although he is set to make an official stateme...


Pence says US Embassy to move to Jerusalem by end of 2019

Mike Pence has been heckled by Israeli Arab politicians as he announced the USA embassy in Israel will move to Jerusalem by the end of 2019 . The Joint Li...


Trump could live 200 years if…, says White House physician

Dr. Ronny Jackson - great name, by the way - spent four hours examining Trump last week, and he had nothing but positive things to report about a man who, ...


Drake Is Not Wasting Time in 2018, Drops Two New Songs

The songs " God's Plan " and " Diplomatic Immunity " are from his Scary Hours EP, which is now available on all streaming platforms, including Tidal.


Tom Hardy Is Not a Terrible Rapper

A rap mixtape called " Falling on Your Arse in 1999 " recorded by the actor in the late 1990s under the pseudonym Tommy No 1 has now resurfaced on the interne...


Dylan Farrow speaks out

The famed American director of more than 50 movies, victor of four Oscars and showered with awards in Europe, has always denied the allegations. Ronan is anothe...


Trump expose 'Fire and Fury' to be made into TV series

The published Trump book carries the title " Fire and Fury ", and it paints a portrait of a White House in turmoil, where almost everyone close to the president...


Stanford RB Love to return for senior season

Stanford had a running back picked in the first round of the 2017 draft when Christian McCaffrey went to the Panthers, but it will be at least one year before...


"Jumanji" Remains #1, Followed by Spielberg's "The Post", Neeson's "The Commuter"

Together, these actors make for an extremely entertaining and absolutely hilarious theater experience as they venture through the jungle in an attempt to beat t...