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Bill O'Reilly accuser appears on 'The View'


His ouster was a stunning departure for 21st Century Fox, which long stood by O'Reilly even as allegations and settlements started to add up. Mr O'Reilly's show, The O'Reilly Factor, has been the most watched program on Fox News and was coming off the highest-rated first quarter in its history, averaging 4 million viewers, according to Nielsen. Read More »

Pakistan SC to deliver verdict in Panama Papers case


The court late previous year launched an investigation into the Sharif family's offshore wealth after opposition politicians threatened to spark street protests, and following months of wrangling between the government and opposition over the formation of a judicial commission. Read More »

Patriots player Rob Gronkowski crashes Sean Spicer briefing

For as long as most people can remember, championship sports teams have received invitations to the White House on behalf of whichever US president happened to be in office at the time. Gronkowski asked Spicer if he needed help handling the press. "I think I got this, but thank you ... maybe", Spicer replied. A team spokesman said the Patriots were aware of situation, but neither the team or Trump publicly addressed the news surrounding Hernandez. Read More »

'Game Of Thrones': Season 7 Premiere Images Released


In the season 6 finale, Daenerys Targaryen and her top advisors and soldiers finally crossed the Narrow Sea to return home and take back the Iron Throne . The seventh season will star Peter Dinklage as Tyrion Lannister, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau as Jaime Lannister, Lena Headey as Cersei Lannister, Emilia Clarke as Daenerys Targaryen and Kit Harington as Jon Snow. Read More »

Chaffetz considering early departure from Congress


Many of you have heard me advocate, 'Get in, serve, and get out.' After more than 1,500 nights away from my home, it is time. "I am healthy. I am confident I would continue to be re-elected by large margins", Chaffetz said in his post . Watch FOX 13 News and for updates . He had enjoyed easy re-election wins in his Republican-friendly Utah congressional district. Chris Karpowitz, co-director at Brigham Young University's Center for the Study of Elections and Democracy, said ... Read More »

Kerala: Easter celebrated in state with religious fervour


METHODISTS flocked to the streets of Labasa Town yesterday to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ. "From my family and I to you and your family, Happy Easter". Good Friday is observed by Christians as the day which the Crucifixion of Jesus Christ is commemorated in the church. We are in the time of celebrating Easter, for this wonderful day is not just one Sunday in the calendar year, but in the Christian calendar is 50 days up to Pentecost. Read More »

Arkansas executions temporarily on hold

Supreme Court allows Arkansas to move ahead with Stacey Johnson's Thursday execution. The 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals reversed a federal judge's ruling blocking the executions over the use of midazolam, a sedative used in flawed executions in other states. Read More »

Grand Canyon search for missing hikers aided by Merrell Boot

In a statement that went out across Merrell's social media channels on Wednesday, Jim Zwiers, executive vice president, Wolverine Worldwide, said, "Our thoughts, prayers and hearts are with Randy Merrell and his family". The National Park Service says the search for two missing hikers related to the co-founder of the Merrell Boot hard and complex and that it is not requesting any additional resources despite an announcement from the family that it planned on sending its own support. Read More »

UK PM May urges parliament to vote for early election


Now that lawmakers have approved the election, Parliament will be dissolved at midnight on May 2, 25 working days before election day. The opposition Labour Party and Liberal Democrats say they welcome the chance to put their policies to voters, though the Scottish National Party says the election call is a cynical ploy. Read More »

Aaron Hernandez found dead in his prison cell

Hernandez had reportedly "attempted to block his door with various items", according to the statement. Hernandez, 27, had been found not guilty last Friday of a 2012 drive-by shooting in Boston . Hernandez helped the University of Florida win the 2008 NCAA championship, but he dropped to the fourth round of the National Football League draft because of his behavior in college, where he failed a drug test, he was accused of punching a bar employee, and his name came up in an ... Read More »

Netflix Q1 Report Shows Rising Debt, Negative Free Cash Flow


Netflix added another 3.53 million subscribers internationally last quarter, along with 1.42 million in the U.S. Analysts expected 3.71 million net additions internationally and an additional 1.56 million customers in the U.S. "The company is likely to continue to experience quarter-to-quarter volatility, as both the pace of subscriber additions and the path to respectable profitability remains hard to determine", wrote Dougherty analyst Steven Frankel in a research note, maintaining his ... Read More »

Man Utd Plotting Raid On Chelsea As Mourinho Eyes Reunion

There's no denying that United still have an very bad lot of work to do if they want to reach the Champions League - the Europa League game against Anderlecht is evenly poised and they still have four points to make up on Manchester City - but Easter Sunday was a day of celebration for Mourinho and he wasn't going to let the opportunity pass him by. Read More »

O'Reilly out at Fox News Channel


In the first quarter of this year, the network averaged 2.7 million viewers between 7 p.m. and 11 p.m. ET, double the viewership of second-place MSNBC. with a new show hosted by Eric Bolling, now a co-host of " The Five " and a frequent fill-in host on "The Factor". While O'Reilly denied wrongdoing, dozens of his show's advertisers fled within days even as O'Reilly's viewership increased. Read More »

Fox to investigate Bill O'Reilly sexual assault claims

She posted the entire exchange on YouTube . Fox instructed the law firm Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison to conduct the investigation . The company confirmed that it will probe the matter. In the first quarter of 2017, "The O'Reilly Factor " logged the highest-rated quarter for any program in cable news history, with about 4 million nightly viewers, according to Forbes . Read More »

Truck drags vehicle miles along California highway


Based on the description, the incident appears to have taken place on Interstate 15 in California. The truck driver seemed oblivious to the plight of the auto behind him, and said he did not know there was another auto attached to his vehicle, even though he had dragged it for about four miles. Read More »

At least 126 killed in Aleppo bus convoy bomb attack


At least 126 people, including 68 children, were killed and dozens of others sustained injuries on Saturday, when a bomber blew up an explosive-laden auto, ripping through several buses carrying evacuees from Kefraya and Foua villages in Idlib as they were waiting in al-Rashidin district to enter the city of Aleppo . Read More »

'Survivor' contestant outed as transgender

In proclaiming " Zeke is not the guy you think he is" and that "there is deception on levels y'all don't understand", Varner is saying that I'm not really a man and that simply living as my authentic self is a nefarious trick. Zeke Smith , who has appeared on the show twice, came out as trans after being outed in front of other contestants. "And one of the reasons I didn't want to lead with that is that I didn't want to be, like, the trans Survivor player, I wanted to be Zeke the ... Read More »

John Geils, guitarist and J. Geils Band leader, dead at 71

The band scored its first top-20 in 1974 with " Must of Got Lost ", but their biggest success came following the release of the 1981 album Freeze Frame , which reached #1 on the Billboard 200 the following year. "R.I.P Jay Geils ". " Centerfold " (from Freeze-Frame, 1981) - It's rare that a band with almost two decades under its belt is able to get a new, younger audience, but this song - a number one hit, also written by Wolf and Justman - brought the J. Read More »

Kamaal Rashid Khan Claims To Be A Bigger Star Than Mohanlal!


Mahabharatham, an adaptation of M T Vasudevan Nair's novel Randamoozham , will have actor Mohanlal essaying the central character of Bheeman. Mohanlal was roped in by the makers of "The Mahabharata " - India's biggest film ever, in terms of its budget - estimated to be made at a cost of Rs 1000 crores by a UAE- based Indian businessman. Read More »

Ex-champ Adrien Broner arrested driving SUV with eight bullet holes


Broner told police that an unidentified suspect followed him from an area bar before firing several rounds at his rented Chevrolet Suburban. He did not know the exact number of bullet holes. Thursday's arrest was just the latest on a lengthy list of Broner arrests that date to 2007. The 27 year-old, who has found himself on the wrong side of regulations on many occasions in the recent past, was bailed at 5am on Thursday morning after being picked up in Covington. Read More »

Kris Jenner Goes OFF on Caitlyn Jenner Over Memoir! WATCH!

Kris Jenner has officially had it with ex Caitlyn! One Twitter fan said that Caitlyn Jenner doesn't deserve all the attention she gets. "Why does everything have to be that Kris is such a bitch and an a**hole?" This is the final straw for Kris , as she now says she's "done" with making any effort with the father of her kids. Read More »

Rapper Minaj condemned for Westminster Bridge scenes in new music video


The promo for her new single, No Frauds, shows the 34-year-old star performing on the landmark bridge, which is situated beside the British Houses of Parliament, wearing a headdress and slinky, beaded outfit. After the attack, The Sun reported that the rapper had chose to leave the scenes out for being "inappropriate". At the time of the attack, however, Minaj was quick to send a message of support, writing: "May God protect everyone in London". Read More »

Celine Dion Isn't Over René Angélil's Death


Their relationship at the beginning was professional where he served as her manager, and it turned romantic after time, leading to a wedding in 1994. 'What a fighter, what a writer, what a vocalist - and her creativity is freaking me out'. Read More »

Jimmy Kimmel Cries During Don Rickles Tribute

In 1965 an appearance on "The Tonight Show" with Johnny Carson gave him his national breakthrough and he quickly became a regular guest. Don Rickles , we did not want to ever lose you . And true to his word, Kimmel was tearing up. "I was lucky to know him", Kimmel said . Rickles was known by many names, due to his ability to make fun of others without a moment's notice. Read More »

Trump Directs Review of H-1B Visas


Trump now has a 41 percent approval rating in the state. "If it turns out America is a net loser because of those free-trade agreement waivers, which apply to nearly 60 countries, these waivers may be promptly renegotiated or revoked", the second official said . Read More »

Lady Gaga felt mental illness shame

William said he had learned that "it's really important to have this conversation". William said he found Lady Gaga's open letter about living with PTSD after she was sexually assaulted at 19 years old "incredibly moving and very courageous". Read More »

Prince William says shock of mother's death lingers 20 years on

At a preview screening of the documentary on Tuesday, the Duke caught up with the runners and in an unscripted speech told them the death of his mother spurred him on tackle the issue of mental health . William, Kate and Harry feature in the documentary, which charts the progress of 10 runners who take on the challenge of this year's London Marathon to aid their recovery from various mental health issues. Read More »

Thousands of South Africans Call for President Zuma to Step Down

Tens of thousands of people marched through South African cities on Friday in largely peaceful protests to demand President Jacob Zuma's resignation. She added that, she is concerned that war might break out with people fighting against government and appealed to government and the African National Congress (ANC) to take charge and recall the President. Read More »

Chris Mueller: Penguins' Game 4 loss no reason for fans to sweat

William Karlsson, Boone Jenner and Markus Nutivaara each had a goal and an assist for the Blue Jackets. Now the Blue Jackets , whose best season in franchise history included a 16-game winning streak, will try to get a win at home on Tuesday night to avoid being swept out of the first-round series by the defending Stanley Cup champions. Read More »

Conor McGregor reacts to TIME 100 Most Influential People award


McGregor , the UFC's reigning lightweight champion, has accepted changes of opponent at late notice on several occasions, when a refusal to compete would have cost the organisation substantial pay-per-view income. While he hasn't been inside a room to negotiate with Team Mayweather yet, White remained optimistic that the fight will happen especially with the public demand. Read More »

Labour MPs call on London mayor to help with general election campaign

A duty for all of us here today, the duty of every Labour MP, a duty for our half a million members - including the 2,500 who have joined in the last 24 hours. The party, its insiders say, will try and steer the debate onto bread-and-butter issues like the NHS, living standards and education. "Jeremy is an extremely strong campaigner, as we saw in the leadership elections [of 2015 and 2016.] It's an opportunity to get out and talk about the way we will transform Britain fundamentally in ... Read More »

The Last Jedi - Rian Johnson Set Photos

Pre-orders are now available for Star Wars Battlefront II with two editions, Standard and Elite Trooper Deluxe. It seems that EA listened to player feedback from the first game, as the main criticism for the first Battlefront was that it lacked a single player campaign. Read More »

Tottenham under-23 coach Ehiogu collapses at training ground


He coaches under-23 squad, but is perhaps better known for Premier League runs with Aston Villa and Middlesborough . In a statement , the club says he is now being treated in hospital and they will provide an update when they have more information on the 44 year old's condition. Read More »

Woah! Phil Jackson Says Carmelo Anthony Is "Better Off Somewhere Else"


During his press conference, Jackson claimed that he was claiming responsibility, saying that "the buck stops here". "But at this point, it's all on me", Anthony said. However, Anthony might not be the only player which the Knicks president of basketball operations has problems with this offseason, according to some reports . Read More »