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Ex-'Dance Moms' star Abby Lee Miller gets 1 year in prison

Miller opened up about her fraud case before the judge reached a decision. "When he died, I had these temporary people in there, now we're finding out that money was going right and left - and I didn't know that". " People ask me, 'Aren't you anxious? There's a lot more moving parts to this case than anyone understands". The 50-year-old dance instructor was wearing loose-fitting clothing at the hearing and did not appear to have lost a dramatic amount of weight, despite recently ... Read More »

PEZ Candy, Inc. announces new Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy offering

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 will be in theaters everywhere on May 5, 2017, but some global markets are already fortunate enough to see how director James Gunn expanded on the lore of the Marvel's non-Terran heroes. "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2" opens in the United States theatres May 5. Everyone will recall the power-thirsty Thanos now on the hunt for Infinity Stones from other films in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Read More »

'King Arthur' review: Guy Ritchie's ridiculous tale a far cry from Camelot

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And Guy said that's all well and good but I don't know what we're going to be shooting, so you better come ready to be a little bit more light on your feet, you know. Add in a few ludicrously overplayed "wow" moments - a mask smacked off of a soldier's face flies directly at the camera in super-slow motion before the audience is jerked back into the sweaty fray - and you've got a recipe for a film that starts to overstay its welcome within the first 10 minutes. Read More »

Despite Criticism, FCC Announces Official Plan to Roll Back Net Neutrality

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At its May 18 meeting, the FCC will consider a notice of proposed rulemaking, and if adopted, the Commission will seek public input on this proposal. Doing so would leave internet users "at the mercy of the phone and cable companies-some of the most-hated companies in America", said Craig Aaron, president of the open internet advocacy group Free Press, at a press conference with senators on Wednesday. Read More »

Ray Allen Claims Passive-Aggressive Facebook Post Was Result Of Hacking

For the members of those Celtics teams that had some incredible battles against the Heat - which at the time were led by LeBron James, Dwyane Wade , and Chris Bosh - this was nothing short of treasonous. Who wasn't there was the topic of discussion, along with other things that made the group event a reunion of the guys who fought together. If Ray want to make amends with anybody up here, I think it's on him to reach out and say, Hey P, I handled this wrong. Read More »

Harry Styles dating food blogger Tess Ward

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The 27 year old - who promotes clean-living and healthy eating- has received professional chef training, and quite frankly, her food on Instagram makes us feel really hungry. 'As Harry genuinely is besotted with Tess and doesn't want to risk messing this one up'. While promoting his new solo album, Harry confessed that he hadn't dated in a long time, but admitted that in the past he would "research" the girls he was interested in dating. Read More »

Millie Bobby Brown's make-up artist played on her youth for MTV look

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It might not even seem possible, but "Stranger Things" Season 2 is going to be better than the first - at least that's what Millie Bobby Brown says. Brown is also nominated for best hero against the likes of Felicity Jones from "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story", Stephen Amell from "Arrow", Mike Colter from "Luke Cage", Grant Gustin from "The Flash" and Taraji P. Read More »

Boston Celtics at Washington Wizards - 5/7/17 NBA Playoffs Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Boston Celtics guard Terry Rozier (12) goes to the basket against Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal (3) during the second half in Game 4 of a second-round NBA basketball playoff series, Sunday, May 7, 2017, in Washington . Green (21), Kevin Durant (25) and Stephen Curry (23) all topped 20 points for the Warriors, who take a 2-0 lead in the best-of-seven series to Salt Lake City for Games Three and Four on Saturday and Monday. Read More »

Met Gala 2017: Kendall Jenner stuns in barely there dress

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The theme for 2017 was Rei Kawakubo and Comme des Garçons, encouraging celebrities to go avant garde for the occasion. Katy Perry had one of the stand-out looks at this year's Met Gala , where she served as an honorary chairperson for the evening, alongside Anna Wintour and Pharrell Williams. Read More »

Kapil Mishra submits three complaints to the CBI

Kapil Mishra, sacked as minister by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, has begun a hunger strike this morning demanding that the Aam Aadmi Party reveal details of foreign trips made by five of its top leaders. Mishra was suspended from the AAP after his startling allegation that he witnessed Kejriwal accepting Rs 2 crore in a dodgy transaction. The Karawal Nagar MLA, who was on Monday suspended from primary membership of the AAP, also threatened to launch a hunger strike tomorrow if ... Read More »

Narine 'surprised' after recording quickest 50 in IPL

Narine's own record breaking efforts overshadowed Lynn's knock somewhat - the West Indies allrounder scoring the joint-fastest IPL fifty off just 15 balls - while their remarkable 105 runs from the Power Play was the most in the tournament's 10-year history. Read More »

'Nixonian': Donald Trump Fires FBI Director James Comey

U.S. Sen. Edward Markey, never one to shy away from hyperbole, said Comey's firing was "disturbingly reminiscent" of Nixon's purge of the Watergate special prosecutor and nothing less than a threat to the American judicial system. "While I greatly appreciate you informing me. on three separate occasions. that I am not under investigation, I nevertheless concur with the judgment of the Department of Justice that you are not able to effectively lead the Bureau". Read More »

US House Oversight Committee looking into Flynn undisclosed payments

Officials at the Department of Defense and the Defense Intelligence Agency warned Flynn in 2014 , following his retirement as the DNI chief, that it would be illegal for him to accept payments from foreign governments, newly declassified documents released by the House Oversight Committee revealed. Read More »

Spurs, Rockets try to wake up NBA's sleepy second round

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It was enough to get the Spurs a win on the road, but Houston turned around and delivered a 21-piece in Game 4 - a picture-perfect performance by a Rockets team firing on all cylinders. The Spurs did rise up in Game 3 after Tony Parker's season-ending injury in Game 2 to win 103-92. Many were predicting them to beat the Spurs , who were pushed to six games by the Memphis Grizzlies. Read More »

'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2' Spoiler Review

The film also features expanded roles for Karen Gillan and Michael Rooker, as well as prominent new characters played by Kurt Russell and Pom Klementieff . Additionally, the film expanded its reach overseas, including openings in South Korea and China, the latter of which delivered the fourth largest opening in China to date for a film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, as the film's global cume has now topped $425 million in 13 days. Read More »

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Opens to $101 Million Internationally

Diesel, who is most recently known for his role in the Fast and Furious franchise, recently suggested that a Rocket and Groot spinoff discussion is underway. As we all know, though, the sophomore effort for such things can be a little bit more trying. As Rocket might say, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 is finally here, a-holes! During these travels, he gains possession of the Soul Infinity Stone - one of six ingots in the Marvel Universe, which each bestow huge power onto their ... Read More »

'Dangal' creates box office record, earns USD 19 million in

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This film has become a game changer since its release. This year, the Beijing Film Festival opened with Dangal's release. The list includes four Aamir Khan hits, hinting at the star's popularity in the Chinese mainland. The Aamir Khan starrer film has been re-released in China and, it is creating waves in the nation. Playing at: Released in 4,500 screens, PK made a mark in the Chinese mainland with its captivating storyline and amusing concept. Read More »

Legendary trance DJ Robert Miles dead at 47

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The Italian native was celebrated in the Nineties for his iconic " Children " track, which became one of the biggest dance music anthems of all time, making number one in over 12 countries around the world. "Another '90s icon, Darude, said: " #RIP Robert Miles . A host of his fellow DJs took to social media as the news broke to express their shock and sadness at the news. Read More »

Emma Watson wins Best Actor at MTV Awards

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Instead of honoring a physical fight this year, MTV gave its best fight against the system award to the film " Hidden Figures ", which highlights the black female mathematicians who worked at NASA when the US space program was just beginning. Read More »

It's Officially Blockbuster Season: 'Guardians 2' Opens With $145M

For the third year in a row, Marvel kicks of the summer movie season with a new superhero sequel. Director James Gunn (R), actor Dave Batista (L) and actress Zoe Saldana attend a press conference of the American movie "Guardians of the Galaxy" held in Singapore's Marina Bay Sands Expo on July 10, 2014 as part of their South East Asia media tour. Read More »

Just for the birthday boy!

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In a video that made its way to social media, we see Ranbir and Katrina singing the Happy Birthday song for Anurag and applying some cake on his face during the celebrations. happy birthday to you. She said that Anurag Basu wanted to create a totally unexplored world in an innovative way and that's why putting it all together has taken a certain amount of time. Read More »

MTV Movie and TV Awards

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The first award presenter was Asia Kate Dillon , the first gender non-binary character on television. However, she told TooFab that she wasn't anxious "at all" about the backlash, saying she hoped the look would "inspire others to embrace new cultures and have good experiences". Read More »

Burglar arrested at rapper 50 Cent's Connecticut mansion

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Police charged Joyce with second degree burglary, trespassing, criminal mischief and attempted larceny, TMZ adds . He was held at the Farmington police station in lieu of $US100,000 bail. or if anyone's been arrested. 50 Cent was not home at the time of the alleged incident and he has not commented on the reports. One possible reason for so many cops responding - the place covers a ton of ground ... Read More »

WWE: Randy Orton makes Smackdown return

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Backlash will go down live from Chicago beginning at 8 p.m. ET. The repeat telecast will be available on Ten 1 Network at 5 PM and 9 PM, tomorrow. Jinder Mahal won with the cobra clutch slam. Big fan of WWE? The feud for the U.S. title will start officially, today. Corbin starts warning everybody about his championship pursuits, but he is attacked by Sami Zayn, who was attacked by Corbin two weeks ago on Talking Smack . Read More »

Ridley Scott Says Next Alien Film Will Start Filming in Fourteen Months

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Early reviews have leaned positive, although having seen the movie, I suspect that a lot more negative buzz will be coming at it soon enough. "We're writing [a sequel] now, as we speak", Scott said. "They wanted to do " Alien ", er, " Awakening " - Neill Blomkamp..." I was going to be the producer. "But they didn't go forward with it, Fox, so I just kind of kept out of it". Read More »

European Union states agree on Brexit guidelines: EC head Tusk

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The EU rules out discussing the free trade deal May wants until sufficient progress is made on agreeing to key withdrawal terms. EU Council President says the 27 remaining countries want a "close and strong future relationship" with London, but also solid guarantees for the roughly 5 million Brexit-affected citizens. Read More »

George Clooney's surprise birthday cake

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On Saturday, when Clooney pulled into his driveway, Gerber surprised him by coming through the bushes on a rideable lawnmower and pulling up beside his vehicle, while Crawford was nearby in the garden cutting flowers. Wrote the model, "We can always count on him for the photobomb". George Clooney had a birthday to remember. To prepare for the big day, which will most likely happen within the next 30 days or so, the duo have been hard at work making sure everything is in order for their ... Read More »

'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2' rockets to No. 1

Disney has been projecting the figure in the $140 million to $150 million range. Marvel continues its winning ways at the box office as "Guardians of the Galaxy Vols. 2 got the widest Imax (NYSE:IMAX) opening ever, with 1,088 screens delivering $25% worldwide. The " Guardians " franchise is another example of Marvel's might at the box office. Read More »

First Official Trailer for 'Blade Runner 2049' Has Arrived

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Blade Runner 2049 also stars Dave Bautista , Jared Leto , Mackenzie Davis, Robin Wright, Sylvia Hoeks , Barkhad Abdi , and Ana de Armas, and will open in 3D and 2D in selects theaters and IMAX on October 6, 2017 . All of the incredible reflections, projections and world that is Los Angeles from Scott's creation appear to be back and certainly amplified given current technology's ability to make scenes look even more real . Read More »

Ryan Seacrest new Kelly Ripa co-host on 'Live'

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A succession of co-hosts, including Mr. Seacrest, joined Ms. Ripa in the year since Michael Strahan's departure. Taking their seats in front of the audience, Seacrest explained that he's been friends with Ripa for years-and he found it extremely hard to keep the good news of his gig on Live! secret. Read More »