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LeBron James surpasses 30000 points

James entered the game needing just seven points to join Dirk Nowitzki (30,837), Wilt Chamberlain (31,419), Michael Jordan (32,292), Kobe Bryant (33,6...


My 'little girl' was stabbed, shocked mothers told neighbours after knife attack

What has left Billingham's friends, family and neighbors reeling is that just minutes after posting the photo of Mylee, whom Billingham reportedly doted on and ...


Historians, Royals on Karni Sena panel for 'Padmaavat'

Several Rajput organisations protested against the film's release and even demanded a ban on the SLB directorial over its content. The film was rejected for cer...


Kate Middleton To Launch Website To Help Teachers Talk About Mental Health

The Duchess was there to launch the pilot of a new mental health website aimed at young people . Kate said: "I see time and time again that there is so m...


Rachel Morrison, the cinematographer on Netflix's 'Mudbound,' just made Academy Awards history

For the first time in the 90-year history of Oscars , a woman is nominated for Best Cinematography. But until we can get to a point where we are no longer ta...


Idris Elba: The Subsequent James Bond 'May Be a Black Lady'

Over the years, many actors have portrayed the British spy, including Roger Moore, Pierce Brosnan and the legendary Sean Connery. 'It could be a woman - could...


Inspiration for Rosie the Riveter Dies at 96

Eventually, he was able prove that Fraley was, in fact, the real Rosie, which he reported in a 2016 article in Rhetoric & Public Affairs. "Whatever the world ...


Oscars: New Rules Unveiled to Govern Handling of Envelopes

He will be personally involved in the operations this year. "Where we got it wrong was on the handing over of the envelope", he said, so the new rules revolve...


James Franco snubbed at Oscars amid sexual harassment claims

When asked how they wanted Franco to make amends, Tither-Kaplan said she hoped the actor would work to create opportunities for women in film. When asked ...


Slayer Counting Down To Retirement With Announcement Of Final World Tour

The multi-Grammy-winning group came to be associated with fellow thrash metal bands Metallica , Megadeth and Anthrax , together known as the Big Four. In a ...


After Tinder mistake, Missouri freshman emails every Claudia on campus

Emailing about forty students at the University of Missouri, he wrote: 'Hello all Claudias of Missouri state (I think I may have missed some and if so someone h...


WWE Raw 25: Results, Highlights, Analysis, and Grades for January 22

Vince , after being presented with a plaque to commemorate Raw's 25th anniversary and after receiving a "thank you" chant from the live audience, quickly dive...


How to watch the Oscar nominations live

The math sees no end in sight to that trend, with all five Directors Guild contenders - Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri , Get Out , The Shape o...


Ryan Reynolds Developing CLUE With DEADPOOL Writers

Ryan Reynolds , at Fox , with the Deadpool writers. According to Deadline , the board game remake will be produced under Reynolds' production banner Maxi...


Neil Diamond Cancels Tour Dates & Announces Retirement Following Parkinson's Diagnosis

The legendary crooner made the announcement this evening via a statement, revealing that he will no longer be gracing stages around the world. "I have been so h...


Jessica Falkholt laid to rest in Sydney

Less than a fortnight ago, mourners gathered at the same church to celebrate the lives of Jessica's parents and sister, who were killed near Ulladulla on the st...


Britney Spears bringing Piece of Me tour to Dublin

This tour follows Britney's four-year headlining residency in Las Vegas. Following news of a new album in the works, Britney Spears has announced that she w...


Legendary South African trumpeter Hugh Masekela is dead

In the 1980s, he built a mobile recording studio in Botswana where he lived for several years, toured with Paul Simon of " Graceland " fame and helped with the ...


Netflix forced to write-off $49 million following Kevin Spacey scandal

Netflix opted to not release Gore , a biopic of actor Gore Vidal, and all his scenes from the Ridley Scott movie All the Money in the World were reshot...


Rupert Murdoch's Attempted Takeover Of Sky Has Been Provisionally Blocked

The concept of Rupert Murdoch buying all of Sky was not in the public interest because it would give the media mogul too much influence. The longtime oppone...


John Cena in Talks to Play Duke Nukem in Big Screen Adaptation

It's noted no director or writer is on board the Duke Nukem movie as of yet, but it is meant to be a starring vehicle for John Cena. Now he's following in the...


Comedian Attacked on Stage in South Carolina Club

Then the audience member got mad. Brown questioned the man, who was identified in the report as " Marvin ", if he was OK. "When he actually starting chargin...


Maisie Williams Will Be a Bridesmaid at Sophie Turner's Wedding!

The Early Man voice actress responded, " I've already got it ". The wedding is coming and all, but winter is already here. Radio Times asked Williams if t...


Danny McBride Trailer For 'Crocodile Dundee' Sequel

Original Dundee actor Paul Hogan is set to reprise his famous character. Surprise! There's a random Crocodile Dundee movie coming this summer. Late on F...


Bill Cosby returns to stage for 'special comedy concert' in Philadelphia

The comedian's first trial ended with a hung jury in June. The 80-year-old entertainer took the stage for about an hour Monday night at a Philadelphia jazz cl...


Large grass fire threatens home, forces evacuations in north Texas

The Texas A&M Forest Center said the Monday afternoon fire near Willow Park, Texas, 22 miles (35.4 kilometers) west of Fort Worth, had scorched about 1,000 acre...


These Are the 16 Democrats Who Opposed Ending the Shutdown

On Monday afternoon, the Senate voted on the measure that will clear the way for the passage of a short-term spending package to keep the government running...


Fresh Polling: Shutting Down Government Over DACA Was Not Good For Democrats

The deal was reached after Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell committed to bring to the Senate floor a bill to codify the Deferred Action for Childhood Ar...


CHIP funding part of bipartisan deal reached to reopen government

How did we get here and what happens next? Will Senate Democrats put partisan politics over these kids & shut down the government? The Georgetown Universit...


US Senate votes to end gov't shutdown, bill goes to House

Trump announced in September he would revoke those protections. McConnell called off a 1 a.m. Monday vote on reopening the government in favor of the vote at ...