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Russian police arrest man who vandalised Ivan the bad painting


The canvas, Ivan the bad and His Son Ivan on November 16, 1581, was completed by renowned Russian realist Ilya Repin in 1885 and portrays a grief-stricken tsar holding his own son in his arms after dealing him a mortal blow, a historical incident whose veracity some Russian nationalists dispute. Read More »

Liberals Trying to Shame Trump on Immigration Reveal US' History of Cruelty


Under US protocol, if parents are jailed, their children would be separated from them. The Trump administration has come under criticism for its policy of separating migrant children from their parents at the border, reversing a previous practice that families who cross the border seeking asylum were often released together into the US while their cases are pursued. Read More »

Are Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra dating?


The two look quite into each other in the picture, and so this has given rise to numerous speculations about them dating. In an appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live, the host asked Priyanka point blank: "Are you dating Nick Jonas? ". Though we would wait for Priyanka Chopra to officially announce it if these stories are really true, yet their fans are already jumping with joy. Read More »

Ivanka Tweets Photo With Son After Border Separations

Favreau said Tuesday he later deleted the tweet after social media users pointed out that the photos were taken during the Obama administration. Instead, it stems from a " zero tolerance " policy advocated by the Justice Department under Attorney General Jeff Sessions , which calls for stricter adherence to existing laws. Read More »

Roseanne Barr's TV show cancelled after Twitter race row


The president also publicly made remarks about the show referring to the private call he had with Barr to a group of supporters in OH in March. Barr soon apologized. "The two have been going at it over creative differences, particularly when it comes to political dialogue that is in the script", the insider said in early April, referring to Barr's support of President Donald Trump . Read More »

'Abhorrent, repugnant': ABC cancels Roseanne show after racist tweet


Before the cancellation, Barr apologized for her tweet, writing "I apologize to Valerie Jarrett and to all Americans", she wrote. Meanwhile, Obama's former national security adviser and ex-UN Ambassador Susan Rice noted that Barr called her "a man with big swinging ape balls" back in 2013 - retweeting a screengrab of the disgraced comedian's original tweet. Read More »

Golden State, Cleveland NBA Finals History


Golden State has a loaded roster with four all-stars-two-time MVP Steph Curry, former MVP Kevin Durant , Draymond Green and Klay Thompson-while Cleveland relies heavily on LeBron James , who is, obviously, one of the greatest players in the history of the league. Read More »

Designer Emilia Wickstead Denies Saying Meghan Markle's Gown Was a Copy


She was quoted as saying, "If you choose a simple design the fit should be ideal". Meghan Markle had a very specific idea for what she wanted her wedding gown to look like, and she underwent enough fittings to get it just right. Wickstead has responded to the dress gate drama herself, releasing a statement to New York Magazine's The Cut . With the help of her close friend, Canadian stylist Jessica Mulroney (whose family, including husband Ben and their three children, Brian, John , ... Read More »

'Deadliest Catch' skipper Blake Painter found dead in Astoria home

TMZ added no foul play is suspected, and an autopsy and toxicology test will be performed to determine the cause. A friend of his had called the police, having become anxious because he had not had contact with Painter for days on end. Painter was a second-generation fisherman, born and raised in Astoria and fished from the time he was 3, according to a fan site for Deadliest Catch . Read More »

'Sesame Street' Creators Sue Producers of Melissa McCarthy Puppet Movie 'Happytime Murders'


McCarthy plays a human detective who teams with a puppet partner to investigate grisly puppet murders. While the situation seems to be no laughing matter to Sesame Workshop , which lamented that " the threat of irreparable injury " posed to Sesame's brand " cannot be overstated ", the STX has only sniffed at the allegations so far, issuing a response under the name of one of the comedy's puppet characters, Fred. Read More »

Ivanka Trump Dismisses Critics of Baby Pic Tweet as 'Trolls' Bullying Her

According to a report by the Washington Post , the missing 1500 children were "not separated " from their parents and were "unaccompanied alien children", or UACs, who reached the border on their own. One photo shows two unidentified female detainees sleeping in a holding cell. "Again, for no other reason, say you don't care about these children at the border - I don't believe that, she probably does - but you should care that it looks tone-deaf to some people". Read More »

Andrew Lincoln Is Leaving The Walking Dead in Season 9

After the death of Carl Grimes and the announcement that Angela Kang would take over as the showrunner for season 9 there was a lot of uncertainty about whether or not Lauren Cohan would return for season 9. While Rick Grimes' journey through the zombie apocalypse will be at its end, the AMC series will continue with Daryl Dixon stepping into the spotlight. Read More »

Britain’s Got Talent 2018: Simon Cowell SWEARS after stage invasion security breach


We had zombies. we've had magicians. Taking to Twitter, viewers shared their reactions to the drama-filled saga, with many lambasting the show's security team. The presenter fronted the ITV programme's first live semi-final by himself because his comedy partner Ant McPartlin has stepped back from his work commitments after being charged with drink-driving earlier this year, which saw him banned from the road for 20 months and fined £86,000. Read More »

Alberto, now a depression, dumps heavy rains across South


A FLASH FLOOD WATCH has been issued for the region through Wednesday morning as additional showers and storms may produce tropical downpours and localized flash flooding. It could dump up to 6 inches (15 cm) of rain as it moves north toward lower MI by Wednesday evening, officials said. "A secondary concern is that even relatively minimal tropical storm winds can topple trees due to saturated soils and water-heavy limbs". Read More »

Morgan Freeman demands retraction and apology from CNN

CNN's initial report had claims from eight women who worked with the actor on films and other events. The next day, Freeman issued a follow-up statement , adding that while all victims of harassment deserve to be heard, it is wrong to equate "misplaced compliments or humor" with "horrific incidents of sexual assault ". Read More »

ABC Cancels ‘Roseanne’ Reboot After Controversial Tweet


And yet again, Barr tweeted another correction/ attack, this one landing closer to home for Chelsea. She did not directly say it was related to Barr's tweets . " Muslim brotherhood & planet of the apes had a baby=vj", Barr wrote, characterizing Jarrett, an African-American woman born in Iran, as a child of the Muslim Brotherhood and an ape. Read More »

'Roseanne' reboot canceled, ABC president says


Jarrett, who is black, was an adviser to Barack and Michelle Obama. By noon on Tuesday, Wanda Sykes , a producer and writer on the " Roseanne " reboot, said she was leaving the show. This is not the first time Barr has been in hot water for her controversial remarks . "I apologize to Valerie Jarrett and to all Americans", Barr wrote after an immediate backlash. Read More »

Wanda Sykes Quits 'Roseanne' Amid Backlash Over Roseanne Barr's Valerie Jarrett Tweet

Later, Barr apologized , tweeting "I apologize to Valerie Jarrett and to all Americans". A spokesman for Jarrett said she had no comment. Later Tuesday morning, Barr apologized and said her "bad joke" was in poor taste. Barr responded back to Clinton saying, "Sorry to have tweeted incorrect info about you!" Soon after she tweeted that she is leaving the social media network. Read More »

Roseanne apologizes to Valerie Jarrett after Twitter rant, swears off Twitter

As Barr has deleted the tweet , finding the exact context is hard, but it appears that Barr was reacting to a claim that the Central Intelligence Agency, under Obama, looked into French Presidential candidates from Julian Assange. "I'm just really old", Barr, now 65, said at the time in defense of the photos. "I am now leaving Twitter ", she wrote. I am truly sorry for making a bad joke about her politics and her looks. Read More »

No anthem? Ballgame crowd sings it anyway

She said people were confused at first, because it didn't make sense to not play the anthem - especially since it was Memorial Day weekend. It happened Friday during a high school softball championship game between Clovis High School and Buchanan High School . Read More »

Britain's Got Talent looking 'spectacular' as Dec prepares to host solo


Throught out the week viewers will be treated to a whole host of musical guests: BGT superstars Diversity on Monday's show while the magical cast of Matilda The Musical will also perform. Viewers were left perplexed when the ITV1 show cut out just seconds into the broadcast and a message reading "We're sorry for the disruption" flashed on screen. Read More »

Morgan Freeman accused of sexual assault on 8 women, actor reacts


The US news broadcaster also reported that it spoke to a number of people who said they never witnessed Freeman carrying out "questionable behaviour" and others who said he was 'consummate professional on set and in the office'. " Morgan got freaked out and didn't know what to say", the accuser, who chose to remain anonymous, added. Morgan Freeman is one of the most celebrated actors in modern American film and a great supporter of the arts. Read More »

Cornelia Frances, Best Known As Morag From 'Home & Away,' Has Died

Frances, who was born in the United Kingdom but emigrated to Australia in 1970, died overnight at her home in Sydney, surrounded by family and friends, the Daily Telegraph reported. Judy Nunn , who played Alf's wife Ailsa until 2000, said that she had visited the veteran actress to say their goodbyes last week. Her character - the fiesty barrister sister of Alf Stewart (played by Ray Meagher ) - first appeared in the show back in 1988, and Cornelia had a recurring guest role in the ... Read More »

Harry and Meghan rumored to be honeymooning in Canada


The Canadian cabin where Meghan Markle and Prince Harry will be spending their honeymoon actually has quite a history within the royal family, TMZ noted. The cabin and resort itself is considered something of a legendary Canadian paradise, hidden out in the middle of Jasper National Park. Find out everything you need to know about the attractive resort they'll be spending their romantic getaway in! This is a tabloid story, but one we truly hope is true, because it speaks to how Meghan ... Read More »

Boyband BTS make K-Pop history by topping United States album charts


What's more, this is the first time in almost 12 years in which a foreign-language album has topped the chart. "Tear" had the equivalent of 135,000 sales in the United States in its first week out, of which 100,000 were copies sold as a full album, according to Nielsen; streams and downloads of individual tracks made up the rest. Read More »

Weekend Box Office: ‘Star Wars’ Fatigue Sets In As ‘Solo’ Disappoints


The New York Times proposes that the Star Wars movies are coming out too frequently which is why Solo a Star Wars story had relatively poor box office . "I think Disney got caught milking the Star Wars franchise a little too much", a source told Deadline . Meanwhile, " Avengers: Infinity War " crossed $1.9 billion this weekend, and is now about $96 million away from becoming the first summer film to gross $2 billion worldwide. Read More »

Drake Sends Kanye & Pusha T Invoice For "Duppy Freestyle" Fees


Pusha T picked up on the invoice line. This swipe is also directed a Kanye who admitted that Drake helped write his track "Father Stretch My Hand". Music asking for a cool $100,000, for "promotional assistance and career reviving". The "Fake Love" rapper, 31, has been open about being a fan of Pusha in the past and previously revealed he bought an autographed microphone the "Mercy" rapper once used for $200 on eBay. Read More »

Questions After Solo: A Star Wars Story

Overseas ticket sales are even lower. Taking second place this weekend is Fox's Deadpool 2 , with an estimated three-day gross of $42.7 million ($53.5 million through Monday). "This is just the fourth movie and the first three did $4 billion combined". Fans were excited to see a director who embraced everything they loved about Star Wars , not try to change it. Read More »

Donda's House Announces Name Change Due to 'Recent Events'


She went on: 'I saw you at our studio a few weeks ago so why didn't u bring it up then @ RHYMEFEST? One diss track has stoked some deeper drama, thanks to a single tweet to Drake . Smith sent a pair of tweets Saturday asking Canadian rapper Drake to "help the part of Chicago Kanye has Abandoned". "Please contact @DondasHouse", Rhymefest had tweeted . Read More »