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Jun 30 2016

Oscars organizers invite new members in diversity push

According to Deadline , the number of new members has more than doubled when compared to the amount of invitees who were approached past year. Of the prospective new Aca...

Jun 29 2016

BET Awards: Passion, politics and Prince tributes

Janelle Monáe finished the performance with a medley of songs including "Delirious", "I Would Die 4 U", "Kiss" and "Pop Life". Twenty-five years ago Prince himself gr...

Jun 28 2016

Supreme Court strikes down Texas abortion clinic restrictions

The Supreme Court announced this morning that it had struck down a Texas law requiring abortionists to have admitting privileges at a nearby hospital and abortion facil...

Jun 27 2016

Audrina Patridge and Her Fiancé Corey Bohan Welcome Their First Child

Luckily for Audrina , her pregnancy proved to be a rather smooth one. "We are going to have the wedding at the end of this year", Audrina told Us. Audrina previousl...

Jun 27 2016

England restrict Sri Lanka to 248 for 9

On Friday, Sri Lanka had 34.1 overs in the field without any success as England openers Jason Roy (112 not out) and Alex Hales (133 not out) compiled an unbroken st...

Jun 27 2016

'The Bachelorette' Recap: JoJo Reckons With the Ghosts of Chad's Past

Robby laid it on thick with the love talk, and JoJo bought it, giving him an early rose. What is it with JoJo Fletcher and guys named Chad? "I don't want to mak...

Jun 27 2016

Weekend box office: Independence Day can't beat Finding Dory

Finding Dory was packed full with Pixar magic; everything from the unexplained photo of Darla, to the best-kept Pixar Easter Egg of all time! Looking ahead to next ...

Jun 26 2016

Israeli troops shoot, kill 14-year Palestinian boy

Their four small children - the oldest was nine years old - were in the backseat and witnessed their murder but were uninjured. Asked by AFP whether that included the...

Jun 26 2016

Tyga hints at reunion with Kylie Jenner -- "They always come back"

BUT THEN, Kylie posted a pic of her wearing that same dress from the pic Tyga posted and tagged him as her ass! The rumor mill went wild with Kylie's reported new bea...

Jun 26 2016

World doping watchdog shuts down Rio Olympic laboratory

We might have to choose another lab outside Brazil to do the tests. "But this will be under the instruction and guidance of WADA". If the Rio lab is not reinstated in t...

Jun 26 2016

Led Zeppelin's Page dodges court questions, riffs air guitar

Jones also said that he himself had never heard of Spirit until the current lawsuit that was brought in 2014 by Michael Skidmore , a trustee for Randy Wolfe, the late ...

Jun 25 2016

Contestants get alternative accommodation after Big Brother house flood

They ran inside when they heard Lateysha Grace shrieking about the flood. Later, Jozea canceled the meeting because he was too exhausted. The team, made up of veteran p...

Jun 25 2016

See Taylor Swift and Tom Hiddleston dancing at Selena Gomez's gig

Now, Harris has accused Taylor Swift of controlling the media after their breakup and hinted at the fact that he wasn't the dumper - the singer actually dumped him! "He d...

Jun 25 2016

Spoiled.io will send anonymous 'GoT' spoilers to your friends

For $0.99, the site will take the "victim's phone number" and then use it for the worst kind of torture. We've already heard about the teacher who threatened to punish ...

Jun 24 2016

Spider-Man: Homecoming adds another new cast member

They were prepping to launch their own shared movie universe set within the sprawling world of Peter Parker's NY. In a separate interview, Miller reiterated that the fi...

Jun 24 2016

Lionel Messi Thanks Argentina Team For Helping Him Achieve Goalscoring Record

And yet the disappointment in the bowels of NRG Stadium as the U.S. pontificated on their defeat was palpable. With the odds greatly against them, the US played a very ...

Jun 23 2016

Iraqi commander: About 2500 IS militants killed in Fallujah

An Iraqi army soldier shows signs of victory in Dhubbat district, northeast of Fallujah city, Iraq, June 19, 2016. The aid group, which runs displacement camps around t...

Jun 23 2016

Chicago aldermen OK less restrictive ride-hailing rules

Under the compromise, Uber and Lyft will get a year-long reprieve. Uber and Lyft look like they've kissed and made up with the city of Chicago. After months of heated...

Jun 22 2016

Justice League official synopsis released

Together, Batman and Wonder Woman work quickly to find and recruit a team of metahumans to stand against this newly awakened threat. While Wonder Woman , Batman and ...

Jun 22 2016

Roman Reigns Suspended For Violating WWE Wellness Policy

The WWE has been quite strict with this policy, especially in the wake of the Benoit murder/suicide and a glut of wrestler deaths. That said, Reigns was handpicked ...