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Virat Kohli takes number 3 spot in Forbes India 2017 Celebrity 100 Virat Kohli takes number 3 spot in Forbes India 2017 Celebrity 100
- December 24, 2017

The 51-year-old Salman Khan , for the second successive year, grabbed the top spot, He emerges as the Sultan of Indian celebrities. Salman Khan , topping the list again, made a startling 232.83 crores, while Shahrukh earned 170.50. Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli spot third in the list. Talking about the south actors in the list, there are 13 actors in the list this year compared to last year's 11. (more...)
Dave Chappelle recalled speaking to Donald Trump supporters on election day Dave Chappelle recalled speaking to Donald Trump supporters on election day
- December 23, 2017

Chappelle returns to the small screen with a new stand-up special, " Equanimity ", set to stream on Netflix December 31, with a segment dedicated to his sympathy for " poor white" Trump voters. Netflix reportedly paid $60 million, $20 million for each special. Earlier this year, the comic released The Age of Spin: Dave Chappelle Live at the Hollywood Palladium and Deep in the Heart of Texas: Dave Chappelle Live at Austin City Limits on the streaming platform, though both had been ... (more...)
Khloe Kardashian is enjoying a 'pleasant pregnancy' Khloe Kardashian is enjoying a 'pleasant pregnancy'
- December 23, 2017

It's not clear if Craig will appear on KUWTK since she's become sucked into the Kardashian vortex, but she does have a taste for fashion and beauty-just like the rest of the Kardashian-Jenner women. Khloe - who is yet to confirm the gender of her expected baby - is "nervous" for the coming months, but has said she's also feeling "overjoyed" at the thought of starting a family with the National Basketball Association star. (more...)
Princess Michael apologizes after wearing 'racist' brooch Princess Michael apologizes after wearing 'racist' brooch
- December 23, 2017

This style of jewelry often depicts exotic or romanticized versions of Africans, particularly slaves. The use of the blackamoor aesthetic came up in 2012 when Dolce and Gabbana came under fire for using it in their brand's spring 2013 runway presentation. (more...)
Great: Report States North Korea Is Developing Weapons Loaded With Anthrax Great: Report States North Korea Is Developing Weapons Loaded With Anthrax
- December 23, 2017

The report about the North's testing of anthrax came after the USA published its National Security Strategy, a document that said Pyongyang was "pursuing chemical and biological weapons which could also be delivered by missile". Washington and Seoul have carried out joint military drills simulating and combating an attack of a biological nature. That, according to a former US government official, is the reason USA troops in South Korea have been vaccinated against smallpox and anthrax ... (more...)
Here's how Isaiah Thomas found out he was traded Here's how Isaiah Thomas found out he was traded
- December 22, 2017

Thomas says he learned of the trade by way of a phone call from Danny Ainge , who serves as general manager and president of basketball operations for the Celtics. I would be mad if I went to a weak-ass team. "I gave my heart to that city and organization". I'm not mad. I'd be mad if I went to a weakass team. Celtics fans did react negatively to the deal at first, but since Boston now stands at the top of the Eastern Conference standings, it seems as though they've accepted Kyrie as ... (more...)
Jimmy Fallon Could Barely Keep It Together During This Cardi B Interview Jimmy Fallon Could Barely Keep It Together During This Cardi B Interview
- December 22, 2017

Cardi B , whose entire year has been rich with success , is enjoying a particularly newsworthy week. It feels good because I really worked my a** off for it. "I already feel like a victor", said Cardi . "The Grammy Awards are January 28 here in New York City - your hometown!" "I am nervous, but you wanna know something? ". (more...)
Stop Treating Meryl Streep Like An Enemy Of #MeToo Stop Treating Meryl Streep Like An Enemy Of #MeToo
- December 22, 2017

Yet, I find myself frustrated that it's Meryl Streep who has taken the brunt of these charges. Streep has denied that she had knowledge of Weinstein's alleged predatory behavior - a claim initially made by actress Rose McGowan , who alleges she was raped by Weinstein. (more...)
Prince Harry And Meghan Markle's Official Engagement Photos Released Prince Harry And Meghan Markle's Official Engagement Photos Released
- December 22, 2017

Meghan's face-stroking is so intimate it nearly makes you want to blush and look away and could any other royal bride-to-be have ever been caught sitting in between her prince's legs prior to the marriage? "Meghan's smile with the downward gaze looks flirty but it's the facial stroke that hints at her caring and possibly nurturing approach to Harry ". (more...)
'The Voice' Reveals Its Season 13 victor! 'The Voice' Reveals Its Season 13 victor!
- December 21, 2017

Throughout the live shows, her performances of "Thank You" by Dido, "Total Eclipse of the Heart" by Bonnie Tyler, "Call Me" by Blondie and "I Want to Know What Love Is" by Foreigner, led her all the way to the Finals. Chloe was a frontrunner from the very beginning of season 13. She slayed onstage during the finale with her Billy Idol duet. This makes Blake Shelton a victor of six total championships as a coach for the show - which is also the record for most championships by any ... (more...)
Meghan Markle's Royal Wedding Dress Sketches Might Have Leaked and They're STUNNING
- December 21, 2017

Dror also released a different design sketch that was more reminiscent of Markle's future sister-in-law Kate Middleton's wedding dress. In the past, royal brides have favored British designers with traditional silhouettes. But while she claims to prefer simple gowns, the future royal has her eye on an elaborate designer to create her dress for the big day. While we don't know yet if Dror will be the victor, some are speculating that she might be taken out of the running because she ... (more...)
Rest in Power: Combat Jack
- December 21, 2017

Alongside a selfie taken from his hospital bed, the 48-year-old wrote: "A month ago I checked into the hospital". Ossé took to Twitter in October to announce his diagnosis with the disease, and underwent surgery. The specific circumstances of his death are unknown at this time. "Your boy ain't going nowhere though". Soon after, Osse offered up his pen to several Hip Hop publications before being brought on board as Managing Editor at The Source Magazine in 2010. (more...)
Ocean's 8 trailer featuring female-led cast including Rihanna released Ocean's 8 trailer featuring female-led cast including Rihanna released
- December 20, 2017

Everything we love about the Ocean's franchise is there: the slick, high end settings; the savvy team plotting their heist; the camaraderie between the characters. But is she exactly what she appears to be? Ocean's 8 follows the Ocean's trilogy, which included Ocean's Eleven in 2001, Ocean's Twelve in 2004 and Ocean's Thirteen in 2007. (more...)
Lady Gaga's Las Vegas Strip residency launching in late 2018 Lady Gaga's Las Vegas Strip residency launching in late 2018
- December 20, 2017

It has been a life-long dream of mine to play Las Vegas . Gaga, who named her album after her aunt, continues the world tour in Europe in January. When tickets go on sale, grab them ASAP. "The rumors are true!" Lady Gaga could be finding a temporary new home in Las Vegas . "#LasVegasGoesGaga", Gaga tweeted on Tuesday, confirming the news. (more...)
China condemns Quetta church attack China condemns Quetta church attack
- December 20, 2017

But the terror group provided no evidence for the claim. Reportedly, two suicide bombers stormed the church- out of which one was killed at the entrance but the other managed to explode his vest inside. Meanwhile, the country's Foreign Ministry has condemned the attack, calling it a cowardly deed and stressing the Pakistani government's commitment to the fight against terrorism. (more...)
Boy calls 911 to catch the Grinch Boy calls 911 to catch the Grinch
- December 20, 2017

TyLon Pittman , a 5-year-old Byram boy, knew he was too little to take on the Grinch all by himself, so having identified the threat, he took action. "We can take him to jail if he comes and tries to steal your Christmas", Develle assured the little boy. Tylon offered to track down any suspects for the police whenever they need help. (more...)
Elias WWE First Royal Rumble Entrant Elias WWE First Royal Rumble Entrant
- December 20, 2017

Dave Meltzer noted on Wrestling Observer Radio that those women who are participating in the first-ever Women's Royal Rumble match are under the impression Ronda Rousey will also be in the match. Having Rousey debut at the Rumble and win the event would be a much bigger deal than just a tag match, and it would give Rousey a chance to continue training more before a potential match at WrestleMania 34 in New Orleans. (more...)
Trump judicial nominee withdraws after failing to answer basic legal questions Trump judicial nominee withdraws after failing to answer basic legal questions
- December 20, 2017

He could not also give the definition of the common legal procedures. Petersen , who was being considered for a lifetime appointment on the bench, was unable to answer those basic questions. Liberal groups that have opposed most of Trump's judicial nominees applauded their latest victory. The Senate has confirmed 20 judges starting with Gorsuch, including 12 to powerful appeals courts that are the last stop before the Supreme Court - more than any president has achieved in his first year ... (more...)
Chrome's Ad Blocker Will Start Functioning From February 15th, 2018 Chrome's Ad Blocker Will Start Functioning From February 15th, 2018
- December 20, 2017

If they do not, however, it is likely they never intended their ad blocker to do much blocking of ads in the first place. Obviously, this isn't going to block all ads like other ad blocking add-ons do. As a quick refresher, Chrome's ad-blocker will help filter out advertisements that don't meet new standards that have been created by the Coalition for Better Ads . (more...)
Local gas prices retreat to pre-Harvey levels Local gas prices retreat to pre-Harvey levels
- December 20, 2017

Hawaii, HI, December 18- Average retail gasoline prices in Hawaii have risen 6.2 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.56/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 355 gas outlets in Hawaii. GasBuddy said in a news release that the national average is a 12-cent drop since Thanksgiving. In Newland, around 2.37 a gallon, and in West Jefferson around 2.18 a gallon. (more...)
Sarah Palin's Oldest Son, Track Palin, Arrested Again For Domestic Violence Sarah Palin's Oldest Son, Track Palin, Arrested Again For Domestic Violence
- December 19, 2017

Paul, Minnesota. Track was arrested on charges of felony first-degree burglary and misdemeanor criminal mischief and fourth-degree assault. At this time, no information has been given about Track's court date or bond status. He later told police that he'd had a few beers earlier and got into a fight with his father about a vehicle and "there had been threats made between them", the report said. (more...)
Tavis Smiley vows to fight for his reputation amid sexual misconduct allegations Tavis Smiley vows to fight for his reputation amid sexual misconduct allegations
- December 19, 2017

He told ABC's " Good Morning America " Monday he never coerced anyone into a relationship but has had consensual relationships in the workplace which he said was not against PBS' policies. Smiley, revealed a pattern of multiple relationships with subordinates over many years, and other conduct inconsistent with the values and standards of PBS". (more...)
NBC In Early Talks to Revive The Office NBC In Early Talks to Revive The Office
- December 19, 2017

Don't paper the halls with the news just yet, but a return to Scranton may be in the cards for NBC . TVLine first reported news of a possible revival. Jim and Pam moved to Philly to work with Darryl ( Craig Robinson ), Stanley retired, Oscar got into politics, Creed got arrested, and so on. Time to clock back in, Dunder Mifflin employees. (more...)
Andrew Luck Could Undergo Surgery On Bicep Tendon Andrew Luck Could Undergo Surgery On Bicep Tendon
- December 19, 2017

This procedure is not expected to put Luck's 2018 season in jeopardy, but he also was expected to return from the initial surgery in 2017. Luck originally injured his shoulder in 2015, missing two games because of the shoulder and the final seven with a lacerated kidney. (more...)
Carrie Fisher's dog perks up watching 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Carrie Fisher's dog perks up watching 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'
- December 18, 2017

According to ABC7 reporter, Veronica Miracle , Gary watched the movie from the lap of Fisher's former personal assistant Corby McCoin , who he now lives with. A paw-fect ending. Gary Fisher earned a well-deserved cameo in the newest Star Wars film. She said: "The fans, they love him". Leia was a passing figure in The Force Awakens , only getting a brief scene or two in the film's third act. (more...)