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ESPN won't air national anthem before 'MNF' games

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He added : "Again that could change". It's somewhat unpredictable what's going to happen in the world but as of now our plan now is to not broadcast the anthem. This includes examples of a player taking a knee or the Eagles being disinvited from the White House. The network's decision for the upcoming season comes amid an ongoing battle between Trump and players who kneel in protest against racial injustice and police brutality. Read More »

Ashanti shared the most perplexing Aretha Franklin tribute we could have imagined

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On Thursday Patti paid her own moving tribute to the I Say a Little Prayer singer. She was the first female artist to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. A professional singer and accomplished pianist by her late teens and a superstar by her mid-20s, Franklin had long ago settled any arguments over who was the greatest popular vocalist of her time . Read More »

Stormy Daniels explains Celebrity Big Brother exit

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Instead, Loose Women panellist Jane Moore recounted a backstage conversation with Daniels which took place while the show was on air. Presenter Kaye Adams said the 39-year-old was prevented from going on-screen because of legal issues. Read More »

Nick Jonas, family reach Mumbai for engagement with Priyanka Chopra tomorrow

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It has cost the lover boy 200,000 dollars which is roughly about 1Crore 41 lakhs in Indian currency. Reportedly, tomorrow (August 18, 2018), Priyanka is throwing a bash for her alleged engagement and who's who of the B-town are all set to glam up the party with their desi avatars! The Amercian music sensation was spotted arriving at Mumbai's worldwide airport on Thursday night with his mother Denise and father Kevin Jonas Sr. Read More »

MoviePass Now Limiting Subscribers to Specific Movies on Specific Days

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MoviePass, owned by Helios & Matheson Analytics Inc., is trying to stem the cash drain sparked by the stampede of fans who signed up for the service. On Thursday, the MoviePass website listed seven films available to watch that day - instead of the announced six- including blockbusters such as BlacKkKlansman and The Meg along with less popular films Summer of 84 and Juliet, Naked. Read More »

Star Wars Resistance Has A North American Premiere Date And Time

Disney has released the very first trailer for its new anime-styled animated series, Star Wars Resistance . He masquerades as a mechanic; meets his new roommate, a veteran pilot and fix shop owner named Jarek Yeager (voiced by Scott Lawrence); and gets to know Tam Ryvora ( Suzie McGrath ), Neeku Vozo ( Josh Brener ), and a beat-up droid called Bucket. Read More »

Ariana Grande Pays Tribute to Aretha Franklin With Moving Performance

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Production sources tell us Ariana was scheduled to appear on " The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Falon" Thursday. but she was only going to do a comedy skit. TMZ report that after she finished the song, Ariana left the stage and broke down in tears. However, Questlove apparently persuaded Grande to perform a Franklin song with the Roots, the in-house band for the show. Read More »

Madonna is celebrating her 60th birthday in Morocco

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Singer Kylie Minogue tweeted: "Happy birthday to Lady Madonna! ". And last but not least, the proud mother of six also shared a fun GIF of herself wearing a cotton dress featuring a red zig-zagging design and a white, wide-brimmed hat while photos, confetti and psychedelic flowers moved around her. Read More »

Aretha Franklin's music rising on charts following her death

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The day after Aretha Franklin died in her home in Detroit, newspapers across the United States and overseas paid tribute to the Queen of Soul, whose music helped shape American culture . In a heartfelt tribute from the Obamas, the former president and his wife Michelle praised Franklin's " unmatched musicianship", which they said "helped define the American experience". Read More »

Stevie Wonder visits with ill Aretha Franklin

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Dubbed the Queen of Soul, she announced her partial retirement past year, saying she would release one last album and perform at "some select things". Franklin has not previously addressed that rumor. Franklin canceled planned concerts earlier this year after she was ordered by her doctor to stay off the road and rest. Read More »

'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin dies at 76

Her family confirmed, after many years of battling health issues, that she had advanced pancreatic cancer . "Our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Aretha Franklin ", the Lions said . Franklin's fans flooded social media with tributes, many describing the effect her music had on their lives. In 2010, after she canceled several concerts, there were reports that Franklin had been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer , but she denied it . Read More »

Social media awash with tributes for 'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin

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Known for hits like " Respect , ' 'Think " and 'Chain of Fools , ' she gave her final performance November 2017 at a NY gala in aid of the Elton John Aids Foundation. He continued, more warmly: "She's brought joy to millions of lives and her extraordinary legacy will thrive and inspire many generations to come". Read More »

Possible Drug Identified In Demi Lovato's Overdose

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According to a report , the "Sorry Not Sorry" singer texted a drug dealer to come to her home at around 4:00a.m. on July 24. Our sources say Demi had been using the dealer since April . This isn't the star's first trip to rehab as she previously spent time in a center in 2010 to deal with similar addictions. She also canceled her remaining "Tell Me You Love Me" tour dates and has mostly stayed away from social media, as well as kept her social contact limited. Read More »

Soul legend Aretha Franklin dies aged 76

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To tell its story in sound would be impossible without Aretha . Franklin was born March 25, 1942 in Memphis, Tennessee but her family moved to Detroit a few years later. The singer, most famous for hits such as Think and Respect , was the first women ever to be acknowledged in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. She sang the national anthem before Game 1 of the 1993 World Series between the Philadelphia Phillies and the Toronto Blue Jays . Read More »

It's Officially Official: James Gunn Won't Be Returning For GUARDIANS 3

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Despite the cast statement , Dave Bautista's furious tweets , and a fan petition calling for James Gunn to be reinstated as the director of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. Reps for Disney, Marvel , and Gunn did not immediately respond to EW's request for comment. Feige was reportedly pushing for Gunn to be rehired as well, but he also stands by the studio's decision and won't continue to fight them on the matter. Read More »

Aretha Franklin, 'Queen of Soul', dies aged 76

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Franklin's songs, meanwhile, have been featured in countless films and TV shows during her decades-long career. Last year, the music icon announced her plans to retire, saying she would perform at "some select things". She also scored an global number-one hit with "I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me)", her duet with George Michael . Aretha's contribution to music was set in stone in 1987 when she became the first woman inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Read More »

Melania tried to calm Trump down before Omarosa tirade

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But while most of the comedians were dumping on her book , Seth Meyers was busy taking President Donald Trump to task for calling his former White House aide a "dog ". Trump has come under fire previously for using derogatory terms to refer to women and African Americans. The moderator of the discussion asked Spicer if he was serving the president as press secretary or serving the people . Read More »

Pearl Jam Put Trump’s Rotting Corpse on Poster

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The poster featured President Donald Trump lying dead near a burning White House, drawing controversy from Republicans and Conservatives across the country. Rosendale called the poster " disgusting and reprehensible", according to the AP, and called on Tester to "denounce this act of violence and blatant display of extremism ". Read More »

YouTube removes 'The Nun' ad after jump-scare complaints

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By Monday night (August 13), YouTube announced it was removing the promo because it "violates our shocking content policy ", Gizmodo reports. Responding to the warning, Youtube appreciated the help and removed the horror clip stating that the ad tends to violate their privacy concerns and will no longer run as an ad. Read More »

White House Apologizes for ‘Mistake’ on Black Employment Numbers Under Obama

And after she released a recording of a conversation she had with Trump after her firing, he repeated called her "wacky". Trump insisted, "I don't have that word in my vocabulary, and never have". The shock claim is just one of many made in the publication, which other members of Donald's staff have condemned. 'Her tell-all mea culpa won't win her any brownie points with most blacks, ' said Earl Ofari Hutchinson, author of the book 'Why Black Lives Do Matter'. Read More »

Priyanka Chopra debuts engagement ring from Nick Jonas

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The snap was shared to Tandon's account, with the actress writing, "Peecee and I getting our pouts in order!" Global websites had reported that Nick Jonas had shut down an entire Tiffany's store (in New York ) to pick out Priyanka Chopra's ring. Read More »

Twitter bans Alex Jones from tweeting for seven days

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Several ultra-conservative websites showed support for Jones, publicly backing his claim that he was a victim of a plot by Big Tech companies. After drawing criticism for inaction, Twitter followed in the footsteps of its technology industry counterparts late Tuesday and suspended the far-right conspiratorial commentator Alex Jones , the company said. Read More »

Cortana and Alexa Integration Launches in Public Preview

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Similarly, on devices powered by Alexa, including Amazon's Echo speakers , users will be able to summon Cortana by saying "Alexa, open Cortana". But today, finally, almost a year after it was first announced , Amazon and Microsoft are claiming that their rollout of the digital assistant collaboration has begun. Read More »

21-year-old receives historic face transplant

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It followed a tumultuous year in which, Ms Stubblefield had multiple gastrointestinal surgeries and her mother was sacked from the small Christian school she attended. Afterward, "I felt so guilty that I had put my family through such pain". He noted that when he first saw Katie's injury, he anxious that she might not live. Read More »

Critics call the Akshay Kumar-starrer a blockbuster

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Balbir Sr., who started as a goalkeeper before moving up as a full-back and eventually a centre-forward, said that the win was also special as it was over India's once colonial masters, who had ruled until a year back then. "It is always better to be safe than sorry". "Better late than never". He also wrote that the Akshay Kumar film will surely enter the Rs 200 crore club. Read More »

Chris Sutton Issues Damning Criticism Of Celtic Board After Champions League Disaster

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Celtic will not be playing in the Champions League group stages this season after losing to AEK Athens 2-1 tonight. We're one round away from the group stage following a busy Tuesday in the UEFA Champions League . Lichtenstein also said: "Entering the last 10 months of his contract, everyone understands that he can not put his career at risk by playing even slightly injured or at 95 per cent. Read More »

Pregnant reality star, Lyric McHenry found dead of apparent overdose in NY

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According to the New York Daily News , McHenry , who appeared alongside Magic Johnson's son, EJ Johnson , on the 2016 E! show " EJNYC ", was found on a sidewalk in the Bronx at around 5 a.m. On Monday night, McHenry had taken to her Instagram Story to upload videos of her birthday celebrations out at The Frederick Hotel, SoHo Grand Hotel and Dream Downtown in NY. Read More »

Twitter Makes The Choice To Ban Alex Jones Material

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According to The New American, Jones' YouTube channel had more than 2.4 million subscribers and over a billion views. In a statement to BuzzFeed , Apple confirmed it had also removed Jones' podcast for violating its guidelines on hate speech. Read More »

Trump campaign files arbitration complaint against Omarosa

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As President, however, Trump has stoked racial tensions in the USA, blaming "both sides" after violence sparked previous year by a neo-Nazi rally in Charlottesville, Virginia. It was not clear exactly what he was referring to. She told Sean Spicer to stop calling on me. Manigault Newman has released several audio recordings from her time as a Trump assistant at the White House, including one with the president in which he said nobody told him she had been fired. Read More »

Meghan's dad Thomas reveals about phone conversation with Harry

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When Harry called him again, the prince was clearly annoyed, telling Markle: "If you had listened to me this would never have happened". In one clip, entitled " Meghan Markle shows you how to wear summer's hottest trends", Meghan talks gingham, round sunglasses and head-to-toe white - all styles we have seen her wearing since joining the royal family. Read More »

Kiernan Shipka as Sabrina in 'Chilling Adventures of Sabrina' - First Look Photos!

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In the photos below, Sabrina dons a stylish red peacoat - the same one seen in a previously-released set pic of her holding hands with Harvey ( Ross Lynch ). Sabrina , formerly played by Melissa Joan Hart , was originally adapted to discover her magical powers on her sixteenth birthday for the light-hearted teenage TV comedy, which ran between 1996 and 2003. Read More »

Trump calls former aide Omarosa a 'crazed, crying lowlife' and a ’dog’

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Over the past few days USA media has been salivating over a recently released book by former TV reality participant, Omarosa Manigault. She was sacked in December. And, in fact, she was the only one that brought this tape up . Reidy now placed her bets on Manigault Newman , who called Trump "a racist , a bigot, and a misogynist" in her book and accused him of using a racial slur during the production of " The Apprentice ", The Guardian reported . Read More »