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Culture Model accuses Russell Simmons and Brett Ratner of sexual misconduct
Author: 0 Model accuses Russell Simmons and Brett Ratner of sexual misconduct

According to Khalighi, she looked to Ratner for help when the assault began and at that moment "the realization fell on me that they were in it together". Let me be crystal clear and very direct. The statement went on to say, "at some point I observed Keri and Russell going upstairs to Russell's bedroom on that Saturday afternoon".

Culture Fox deliberating with multiple buyers for TV, film assets
Author: 0 Fox deliberating with multiple buyers for TV, film assets

Selling the entertainment business would be a good deal for Fox, said MoffettNathanson analyst Michael Nathanson. The assumption is that the sale talk is a sign that Rupert Murdoch and his sons - 21st Century Fox executive chairman Lachlan Murdoch and CEO James Murdoch - are taking a hard look at growth prospects of Fox under its current structure if the Sky deal does not transpire.

Culture Country music star Mel Tillis dies at 85
Author: 0 Country music star Mel Tillis dies at 85

His first big hit as a songwriter was "I'm exhausted", which was recorded that same year by Webb Pierce, who went on to record several more of Tillis's compositions. The Country Music Hall of Famer leaves behind six children ( Pam Tillis , Connie Tillis, Cindy Shorey, Sonny Tillis, Carrie April Tillis , and Hannah Puryear), six grandchildren, a great grandson, a sister (Linda Crosby) and brother (Richard Tillis), the mother of five of his children (Doris Tillis), and his longtime partner ...

Culture Rockers Mourn Late AC/DC Guitarist Malcolm Young
Author: 0 Rockers Mourn Late AC/DC Guitarist Malcolm Young

In a statement to Australian website SBS , the band said that Malcolm died peacefully on Saturday with his family beside him. "From the outset, he knew what he wanted to achieve and, along with his younger brother, took to the world stage giving their all at every show".

Culture When Is Victoria's Secret Fashion Show 2017? Performance Drama Swarms Shanghai Show
Author: 0 When Is Victoria's Secret Fashion Show 2017? Performance Drama Swarms Shanghai Show

On Thursday it was reported that both the media and some of the models scheduled to attend the lingerie company's annual fashion show in Shanghai were canceling their trips after the Chinese government refused them visas. The footage sparked many angry Chinese people to call her " racist " and not to come to Shanghai. Gigi confirmed in August that she was due to return to the runway at this year's fashion extravaganza, and admitted it was "a dream come true" to model for the brand.

Culture 'Hey, Chicks, Sue Me!'
Author: 0 'Hey, Chicks, Sue Me!'

Simmons' book defines the steps to take in order to achieve wealth and success. Rather than do that, however, he reportedly crashed a staff meeting by shouting, 'Hey chicks, sue me!' before pulling open his shirt to expose his chest and belly.

Culture 'People' Has Given Blake Shelton The 'Sexiest Man Alive' Title For 2017
Author: 0 'People' Has Given Blake Shelton The 'Sexiest Man Alive' Title For 2017

The publication put the Trump supporter at the very top of their annual list, but readers were quick to criticise the magazine for its controversial announcement. When asked about how she'd react if Shelton did indeed snag the title, Stefani, who's been dating Shelton since late 2015, responded, "I'm gonna look really good, huh?" "If only for one year I get to be sexy, I am going to milk this for everything that it's worth", he told host Ellen DeGeneres .

Culture Heitkamp supports ethics investigation into Franken
Author: 0 Heitkamp supports ethics investigation into Franken

Tweeden also included a photo of her sleeping on board an aircraft later during the trip, in which Franken is shown reaching out as if to grope her breasts. Al Franken of Minnesota would encourage other women to come forward with their own stories of sexual assault or harassment. Democrats throughout the morning weighed in with disappointment toward Franken and calls for an Ethics Committee investigation.

Culture No. 4 Louisville gets bye in NCAA men's soccer tournament
Author: 0 No. 4 Louisville gets bye in NCAA men's soccer tournament

The Clemson men's soccer team is the No. 8 National Seed in the 48-team bracket for the 2017 NCAA Tournament, as announced by the NCAA on Monday afternoon. The field includes nine ACC teams. Notre Dame (2013), IN (1998, 1999, 2003, 2004, 2012), North Carolina (2001, 2011), Wake Forest (2007), Virginia (2009, 2014) and Stanford (2015, 2016) are all seeded IN this year's tournament, with recent champions Maryland (2005, 2008) and Akron (2010) also IN the 2017 field.

Culture Didier Drogba planning football retirement in 2018
Author: 0 Didier Drogba planning football retirement in 2018

In nine years at Stamford Bridge - over two spells - the forward scored 164 times for the Blues, including a crucial goal and the winning penalty as they won the Champions League in 2012. Provided Drogba does play into next year it means his professional senior career would have spanned an incredible 20 years. He added, " It's good to play, but at 39, it holds me back a bit ".

Culture P!nk Hits the Road with James Corden on 'Carpool Karaoke'
Author: 0 P!nk Hits the Road with James Corden on 'Carpool Karaoke'

The 38-year-old singer-songwriter went on a date with the former NSYNC star during her first concert tour when she was just 19, and although their romance failed to work out, Pink retains positive memories of the experience. "He sent me a flower arrangement with a pair of leather pants", she explained. Joey had a crush on the singer and made a decision to ask her dad whether he could take the then-teenager out on a date.

Culture Weinstein accuser hands herself in to police over drug possession
Author: 0 Weinstein accuser hands herself in to police over drug possession

McGowan has been a leading voice among the sexual harassment accusations against Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein . According to a previous New Yorker report, Weinstein operatives using false identities met with McGowan in fall 2016 to try to get information from her after she had tweeted about being raped by a studio head, and again in 2017.

Culture Miranda Kerr, Evan Spiegel expecting first child
Author: 0 Miranda Kerr, Evan Spiegel expecting first child

Flynn , Miranda's son from her previous marriage to Orlando Bloom , is six-years old. Congratulations are definitely in order! She previously told Net-a-Porter she, Spiegel and Bloom maintain a friendly relationship focused on Flynn .

Culture Kim Kardashian West confirms sex of baby
Author: 0 Kim Kardashian West confirms sex of baby

On a recent visit to The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Kim revealed that there's a family group chat where major secrets are discussed - and that she'd be in big trouble if she leaked any sensitive info to a talk show host . Kim's baby is reportedly due in January. Kim went on to say that North was "really excited" about the idea of having a sister. "We don't have a name".

Culture Actor continued career after removal from set for allegedly violating minor
Author: 0 Actor continued career after removal from set for allegedly violating minor

There is a watershed moment occurring in Hollywood, with many men in the industry being accused of sexual assault, harassment, and rape in recent weeks. The young actress, now 26, was unidentified at her request; she told THR she didn't want to talk about the matter except to say that she's recently hired a lawyer to explore legal action against the actor as well as her parents.

Author: 0 Nintendo's Mario Brothers To Be Turned Into a Movie

Super Mario Brothers is a video game that follows plumber brothers Mario and Luigi as they navigate their fantasy world of evil turtles and poisonous mushrooms. Super Mario Bros . The agreement would allow for multiple movies based on the Mario universe, though there's only one apparently in the works thus far, The Wall Street Journal reports.

Culture Barbie Just Made History With Its Latest Empowering Doll
Author: 0 Barbie Just Made History With Its Latest Empowering Doll

Starting out in 1959 as a small-town American girl modelled on her creator Ruth Handler's own daughter, Barbie since been a fashion model, astronaut, police officer, rock star, dentist, aerobics instructor and rapper and much more . Ibtihaj's doll will be available for purchase in 2018. Mattel is set to release its first hijab-wearing barbie, inspired by US Olympic fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad.

Culture 76ers Co-Owner Michael Rubin Writes Letter to Judge on Meek Mill's Behalf
Author: 0 76ers Co-Owner Michael Rubin Writes Letter to Judge on Meek Mill's Behalf

The single was released in 2012, and in it, the rapper reflects on growing up in poverty, his initial incarceration in 2008 and how he overcame his struggles - going from handcuffs wrapped around his wrists to a Rolex watch. So far, Brinkley has not commented on the matter. Meanwhile, Meek's attorney Joe Tacopina vows to appeal his client's ruling and tackle Brinkley's decision, citing that she has a personal vendetta against the Philly rapper.

Culture Gigi Hadid: I don't have it all figured out
Author: 0 Gigi Hadid: I don't have it all figured out

Serena, who was speaking before giving the award to the 22-year-old, did not stop there and further heaped praise on Hadid for her positive attitude towards life. This isn't the first time Bella's been there for her sister. Serena Williams gave birth to her daughter, Alexis Olympia Ohanian, just ten weeks ago.

Culture Kim Kardashian throws a baby shower
Author: 0 Kim Kardashian throws a baby shower

The photos show a tent constructed on the grounds as well as bright PINK cherry blossoms in the pool! Kylie Jenner reportedly threw her own baby shower this weekend, one day after her half-sister Kim Kardashian West . The Kardashians are known to go all out with their parties. Kim's daughter North West was dressed up in an oh-so sweet Chinese-style dress and fuzzy slippers.

Culture Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles will appear as characters in Injustice 2
Author: 0 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles will appear as characters in Injustice 2

Players who purchased the Injustice 2 Ultimate Edition, the Injustice 2 Ultimate Pack , or the Injustice 2 Fighter Pack 3 will have early access to each of the three new fighters before they are available individually. The Atom and Enchantress will also be featured in the character pack. The heroes in a half-shell are now joining the DC fighting game. But some Ninja Turtle fans couldn't help but to feel that there was something missing from the big reveal.

Culture See Their Posts: Celebrities React to Taylor Swift's 'Reputation
Author: 0 See Their Posts: Celebrities React to Taylor Swift's 'Reputation

Taylor Swift knew these articles were coming. The singer released her album on Friday (November 10), and the listening party is just getting started. The song is sung in autotune, one of Kanye's favorite musical styles. While I love each of the 15 tracks individually, I've chosen to highlight five of the best new tracks right here.

Culture AT&T CEO says open to litigation on Time Warner deal
Author: 0 AT&T CEO says open to litigation on Time Warner deal

Stephenson said several times on Thursday that a combined AT&T and Time Warner will create a data and advertising company whose competitors will be the newest and most disruptive entrants into the media sector, Amazon.com Inc, Facebook Inc, Netflix Inc and Alphabet Inc's Google, not other wireless phone companies.

Culture Charlie Sheen Accused of Raping 13-Year-Old Corey Haim
Author: 0 Charlie Sheen Accused of Raping 13-Year-Old Corey Haim

Oz Show and revealed who she believes sexually assaulted her son when he was a child. "My son never mentioned Charlie, we never talked about Charlie", she tells the news outlet, revealing Haim would be stunned by the story is he was still alive: "If my son was here to hear all of this he would throw up".

Culture Lucasfilm Is Very Confident In Star Wars: The Last Jedi
Author: 0 Lucasfilm Is Very Confident In Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Walt Disney Co is making another trilogy of Star Wars movies, its second since it bought Lucasfilm and the fourth since the space drama debuted in 1977. " 'Star Wars " is the greatest modern mythology and we feel very lucky to have contributed to it. Such a massive and lucrative undertaking would surely go beyond the basic idea of a new trilogy.

Culture Live Action Star Wars Series To Debut On Disney Streaming Service
Author: 0 Live Action Star Wars Series To Debut On Disney Streaming Service

Netflix's base price in the U.S. is now US$7.99. Original Movies: The Walt Disney Studios is producing four to five movies for the service each year. Indeed, the new movies will be completely separate from the so-called Skywalker saga on which the current films are based. I can't get specific with you yet, because we haven't determined it yet.

Culture Pokemon Go makers working on new Harry Potter AR game
Author: 0 Pokemon Go makers working on new Harry Potter AR game

Pokemon Go has been an enormous hit for Niantic Labs. Game developer Niantic's follow-up to Pokémon Go is going to be based on another massively popular franchise with a huge fan base: Harry Potter . "Interactive and its new sub brand Portkey Games". The game will launch sometime in 2018. The game "will reveal that magic is all around us", reads the press release.

Culture Taylor Swift's New Album: When Does 'Reputation' Release?
Author: 0 Taylor Swift's New Album: When Does 'Reputation' Release?

Continuing her string of performances, SiriusXM also announced this morning that Swift will perform an exclusive acoustic performance in front of select subscribers tomorrow to celebrate Reputation's release. We've gotten plenty of details, sneak peaks and teasers from the album so far, and that's not going to stop before the album comes out. And on Thursday evening the Shake It Off singer will debut her new single New Year's Day during the airing of Scandal on ABC.

Culture Terry Crews reportedly files Sexual Assault Report with Police
Author: 0 Terry Crews reportedly files Sexual Assault Report with Police

Crews's statement came as a direct effect of breaking stories about Weinstein. My wife [and] I were at a Hollywood function past year [and] a high level Hollywood executive came over 2 me and groped my privates . "My wife saw everything n we looked at him like he was insane", he wrote at the time. He wrote that the man groped "his privates" in front of his wife and then "grinned like a jerk".

Culture Meek Mill Enters Prison, Attorney Says Judge Has Vendetta Against Him
Author: 0 Meek Mill Enters Prison, Attorney Says Judge Has Vendetta Against Him

Mill , whose most recent album " Wins and Losses " reached number three on the USA album chart this year, was sentenced over a case dating from when the 30-year-old was a teenager. Brinkley has worked with Mill since almost a decade ago, when the rapper was convicted and jailed for eight months and later placed on probation in 2008 for gun and drug charges.

Culture Mariah Carey's security guard threatens to sue for sexual harassment
Author: 0 Mariah Carey's security guard threatens to sue for sexual harassment

In addition to the allegations of sexual misconduct and racial abuse, Anello alleged that Carey also stiffed him on hundreds of thousands of dollars in wages from 2015 to 2017. He admits that no physical contact was made. TMZ reported that Anello is dissatisfied with the amount purportedly offered by Carey for the select invoices and that a lawsuit is now on hold for settlement negotiation purposes.

Culture Kevin Spacey: Journalist claims actor sexually assaulted teen son
Author: 0 Kevin Spacey: Journalist claims actor sexually assaulted teen son

Longtime Boston news anchor Heather Unruh made the tearful and stunning accusation today that two-time Oscar victor Kevin Spacey sexually molested her "starstruck" teenage son past year at an upscale Nantucket bar. Nantucket Chief of Police William Pittman said he will not comment on or confirm any investigation regarding Spacey or any other possible sexual assault investigation citing MA law regarding victim privacy.

Culture Former UCLA infielder Brandon Crawford wins third straight Gold Glove
Author: 0 Former UCLA infielder Brandon Crawford wins third straight Gold Glove

The Rawlings Platinum Glove Award winners will be unveiled during the 2017 Rawlings Gold Glove Award Ceremony presented by Gold Sport Collectibles on Friday, November 10 at The Plaza Hotel in New York City. Heyward leads all outfielders in defensive runs saved with 138 since 2010. Minnesota teammate Brian Dozier was also awarded a Gold Glove for his work at second base for the Twins.

Culture Meek Mill sentenced to at least two years in Pennsylvania state prison
Author: 0 Meek Mill sentenced to at least two years in Pennsylvania state prison

The 30-year-old rapper was just sentenced to two to four years in a state prison after violating his probation in a gun and drug case, according to Billboard . Prosecutors had recommended earlier that the rapper should not be sent back to prison, stating the fact that he has been off drugs since January and complied with most of the requirements for probation.

Culture UK MP apologises for lying about undisclosed meetings in Israel
Author: 0 UK MP apologises for lying about undisclosed meetings in Israel

Kate Osamor, the shadow global development secretary, told the Commons on Tuesday that it was "hard to think of a more black and white case of breaking the ministerial code of conduct". Prime Minister Theresa May's spokesperson highlighted that the United Kingdom provides no financial support to Israeli forces and that there would be no change in policy, reported The Guardian .

Culture Lamar Odom 'great' after collapse in WeHo club, his rep says
Author: 0 Lamar Odom 'great' after collapse in WeHo club, his rep says

The incident was caught on camera in a video sent to TMZ , which claims to show the former National Basketball Association player slumped in his booth before falling to the floor at approximately 2am. He was in a coma and spent several days on life support before recovering. Odom was hospitalized in October 2015 when he was found unconscious inside a Las Vegas brothel due to a drug overdose.

Culture Case against actor Kamal Haasan over 'Terrorism' remark
Author: 0 Case against actor Kamal Haasan over 'Terrorism' remark

A senior leader of the Hindu outfit - Akhil Bharatiya Hindu Mahasabha - on Friday had slammed Kamal Haasan for his "Hindu terror" remarks and said people like him should be "shot dead". But once this tactic failed, they started using muscle power instead of dialogue. They started indulging in violence. "They can no longer challenge saying 'Can you show me a Hindu Terrorist?'" "The people who insult Hindus and their religion should not be forgiven", said Abhishek Agarwal, Meerut president ...

Culture Dustin Hoffman groped me, former intern Anna Graham Hunter claims
Author: 0 Dustin Hoffman groped me, former intern Anna Graham Hunter claims

During the first meeting, Schisgal asked if she had a boyfriend or husband. Hunter relayed to her sister the way Hoffman allegedly talked about women's body parts, whether describing how he likes breasts to look-"I don't like them when they're tan, because then they look like part of the body"-or requesting the body parts of the production assistants at mealtimes.

Culture Qualcomm stock jumps on reported Broadcom interest
Author: 0 Qualcomm stock jumps on reported Broadcom interest

No final decisions have been made and there is no guarantee a deal will go ahead. Qualcomm shares are now up 12.62% to $61.76. Broadcom's stock also rose on the report , adding $14.13 or 5.45% to $273.63. Broadcom , meanwhile, announced it would return its corporate headquarters to the US, in San Jose. A change of management at Qualcomm might help resolve the dispute with Apple more quickly, and thereby make Qualcomm's licensing and chip businesses more valuable, according to ...

Author: 0 Jennifer Lawrence Gets Drunk With Kris Jenner, Strips Naked In Her Closet!

So how to get into the voicemail system is, if you call the number but make it look like it's your own number calling, it tricks the system and gets right into the voicemail system. While Kardashian West didn't exactly answer many of Lawrence's questions since the duo were laughing so hard, she did share that Lawrence did indeed get naked in her closet during the recent dinner.

Culture NYPD Building Case Against Harvey Weinstein
Author: 0 NYPD Building Case Against Harvey Weinstein

De la Huerta, 33, told the magazine the first alleged rape happened in November 2010. It happened very quickly.... Speaking to Vanity Fair , Detective Nicholas DiGaudio who is leading the investigation, said: 'I believe based on my interviews with Paz that from the N.Y.P.D.

Culture Twitter suspends Trump ally Roger Stone after rant
Author: 0 Twitter suspends Trump ally Roger Stone after rant

Stone responded to his suspension from Twitter by threatening to file a lawsuit against the social media site for infringing on his First Amendment rights, Politico reported . Twitter said that its rules are enforced "the same way for everybody". One factor in this case may have been that Stone repeatedly targeted Lemon using his Twitter handle, so that the harassment would show up in Lemon's notifications.

Culture Millie Bobby Brown Says She's Deaf in One Ear
Author: 0 Millie Bobby Brown Says She's Deaf in One Ear

Joined by a hoodie-wearing Fallon as her hype man, she recaps the events that went down in Hawkins, IN, the previous year. The English actress has risen to prominence after landing the role of Eleven in the Netflix sci-fi series, earning an Emmy Award nomination for her performance .