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'Game of Thrones' Drops Official R-Rated Season 6 Trailer 'Game of Thrones' Drops Official R-Rated Season 6 Trailer
- March 10, 2016

Perhaps that dead body is shown almost too many times for him to be definitely gone? The trailer teased a massive battle sequence, fan-favorite characters such as Daenerys (Emilia Clarke) and Arya (Maisie Williams) in jeopardy, and depicted Jon Snow ( Kit Harington ) dead following last season's fatal cliffhanger. (more...)
Game of Thrones trailer breaks HBO record: 30 million views
- March 10, 2016

In an earlier interview with Time Out , Kit Harington said that in Season 6 he will be back in the capacity of his character's corpse. It's not entirely over the top, but better safe than sorry, it is Game of Thrones afterall. That sure sounds final, and a later scene of Jon's eyes being covered would seem to shoot holes in a popular resurrection theory . Stannis being dead and Mel looking uncharacteristically weak and broken in the trailer adds weight to this - she needs a new warrior ... (more...)
VH1 to Air LARGER THAN LIFE: A CELEBRATION OF BIG ANG VH1 to Air LARGER THAN LIFE: A CELEBRATION OF BIG ANG
- March 10, 2016

The video reveals that they will get into a physical fight in the next episode of " Mob Wives " season 6. I talked to her before chemo, after chemo. This week on the series finale of Mob Wives Renee heads to the last night of her ballroom dance lessons and the recital. (more...)
'Pawn Stars' celeb Chumlee arrested on drug charges 'Pawn Stars' celeb Chumlee arrested on drug charges
- March 10, 2016

The reality star, real name Austin Russell , was taken into police custody after law enforcement found a weapon and methamphetamines in his home, according to TMZ . (more...)
'Game of Thrones' season 6 trailer hints at battles to come 'Game of Thrones' season 6 trailer hints at battles to come
- March 10, 2016

Well, we are still not sure for Snow's return and we just have to wait till April 24 to check that out for ourselves. I'm definitely not in the new series", Kit Harington , who plays Jon, told Time Out London last week. (more...)
Sports Authority files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Sports Authority files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection
- March 10, 2016

In addition to Amazon.com, the company is also facing growing competition from specialty sites such as Fanatics or NFL.com or NBA.com, as well as newer stores like Lululemon Athletica. The company's customer loyalty program is expected to continue without any changes, and the company intends to honor warranties on goods purchased at one of its stores or through its e-commerce site. (more...)
'Game of Thrones' Season 6 Trailer Answers the Jon Snow Question
- March 10, 2016

The HBO series has now surpassed George R.R. Martin's book series, leaving the fate of the well-loved characters a complete mystery. Game of Thrones season 6 is clearly not going to be short on action when it premieres on HBO on April 24. (more...)
Firefighters hurt in Seattle explosion
- March 10, 2016

She said five were treated and released early Wednesday and four others were in the process of being discharged. Puget Sound Energy spokeswoman Akiko Oda said gas service for the impacted buildings was shut off about an hour after the blast and the shutdown was later expanded. (more...)
Bobbi Kristina Brown's autopsy results unclear Bobbi Kristina Brown's autopsy results unclear
- March 10, 2016

She died surrounded by family at the Peachtree Christian Hospice in Duluth, Georgia, on July 26. Today, the official cause of death of Bobbi Kristina Brown was released: drowning associated with drug intoxication . "I love my baby girl", Bobby Brown said. Medical examiner offices typically categorize deaths as having natural causes like a disease, being an intentional act like suicide or homicide, an unintentional cause such as an accident, or an undetermined manner, "when a more ... (more...)
Pretty Little Liars Is Ending, Here's What We Know Pretty Little Liars Is Ending, Here's What We Know
- March 10, 2016

The girls of Pretty Little Liarshave been stalked and chased for over six seasons now and eventually the running has to stop. When a devastated Corden asked her about how she visualised the series ending, she said she hopes it would finish up on a sad note, having originally hoped for the girls to be living an "A-free life". (more...)
'Fifth Beatle,' producer George Martin dies at 90 'Fifth Beatle,' producer George Martin dies at 90
- March 10, 2016

Beatles drummer Ringo Starr tweeted, "God bless George Martin peace and love to Judy and his family love Ringo and Barbara George will be missed xxx", and "Thank you for all your love and kindness George peace and love xx". "From the day that he gave The Beatles our first recording contract, to the last time I saw him, he was the most generous, intelligent and musical person I've ever had the pleasure to know", Paul McCartney wrote in a statement on his website . (more...)
Why Maggie Smith Got the Last Line on Downton Abbey Why Maggie Smith Got the Last Line on Downton Abbey
- March 10, 2016

Edith soon learns that it was Mary who arranged the rendezvous and that Bertie wishes to marry  her . Carson is unsettled by breaks with tradition ranging from Anna ( Joanne Frogatt ) working while pregnant to cocktails on the lawn, where Edith appears in a gorgeous bronze and gold beaded dress, one of many glamorous costumes  she  wears in the special. (more...)
Seattle explosion injures 9 firefighters, residents evacuated Seattle explosion injures 9 firefighters, residents evacuated
- March 09, 2016

A massive explosion ripped through a Seattle neighborhood early Wednesday - obliterating at least one building, damaging several others and sending nine firefighters who'd been investigating a gas leak to a hospital in the Washington state city. (more...)
Oscar-Winner George Kennedy, Of 'Cool Hand Luke,' Dies At 91 Oscar-Winner George Kennedy, Of 'Cool Hand Luke,' Dies At 91
- March 09, 2016

After acting in serious roles for most of his career, Kennedy threw himself into comedy as Captain Ed Hocken, the sidekick to a daft  Leslie Nielsen , whose bumbling cop Frank Drebin was the driving force in the hysterical " Naked Gun " comedy films. (more...)
Sports Authority Files For Bankruptcy, Closing Or Selling About 140 Stores Sports Authority Files For Bankruptcy, Closing Or Selling About 140 Stores
- March 09, 2016

RadioShack filed for bankruptcy in 2015 and sharply reduced the number of stores. It said it has access to as much as $595 million in debtor in possession financing to help see it through the reorganization, Bloomberg News reported . Citing a "changing retail environment", the Englewood, Colo.-based retailer said it has a long-term plan in place to streamline and strengthen its business so it can continue to make necessary investments in its operations, including upgrading Sports ... (more...)
Bruce Irvin Reportedly Signs With Oakland Raiders Bruce Irvin Reportedly Signs With Oakland Raiders
- March 09, 2016

Irvin is considered one of the NFL's top five free agents this offseason, and his versatility makes him a unique talent that many teams would love to acquire. Irvin also found ways to make headlines for negative reasons; he was suspended in 2013 for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy, and made history by becoming the first player to be ejected in a Super Bowl . (more...)
What she deserved? Maria Sharapova blasted for failing illegal drug test
- March 09, 2016

The Russian has been the highest-earning female athlete in the world for the past 11 years, with her off-court endorsements dwarfing her income from prize money. "We are saddened and surprised by the news about Maria". Over the past month, Russian cyclist Eduard Vorganov, Russian figure skater Ekaterina Bobrova, Ethiopia-born athletes Endeshaw Negesse, and Abeba Aregawi, and Ukraine biathletes Olga Abramova, and Artem Tyshchenko have all tested positive for meldonium. (more...)
Musicians and media figures celebrate Murdoch-Hall wedding Musicians and media figures celebrate Murdoch-Hall wedding
- March 09, 2016

Rupert Murdoch and Jerry Hall celebrated their marriage in a private service at a Fleet Street church in London yesterday. The rings were blessed and the newlyweds reaffirmed their marriage vows during the hour-long service, conducted by the Revd Canon Dr Alison Joyce , Rector of St Bride's church. (more...)
Bette Midler Plays Kim Kardashian Again! Bette Midler Plays Kim Kardashian Again!
- March 09, 2016

Feminists might argue, as  Moretz  did, that  Kim's  ritualistic flaunting of her hourglass figure perpetuates  our  body image obsessed culture. Kim Kardashian  took to her Twitter on Monday night to  respond  to  Bette Midler  and  Chloë Grave Moretz , after they voiced their opinions about her  latest nude selfie . (more...)
Kim Kardashian lashes out at Twitter critics
- March 09, 2016

Kim Kardashian is busy trying to re-break the internet. Kardashian set the record straight for her 41 million followers later on Tuesday when she tweeted, "Wait I can't believe people thought Kanye or Khloe hacked my Twitter". Kim told off Piers Morgan by referencing Ashley Madison, tweeting, "Hey @piersmorgan never offer to buy a married woman clothes. that’s on some ashley madison type shit #forresearch". (more...)
'Better Call Saul' season 2, episode 4 review: Mike takes on Tuco
- March 09, 2016

However, his falling out with Jimmy during Season One, shouting at his kid brother that he'd deliberately sabotaged his career for years since that's how terrifying he finds the thought of a con man with a law degree, was one of the most powerful scenes of 2015, on any show. (more...)
Marvel's Agents of Shield renewed for fourth season Marvel's Agents of Shield renewed for fourth season
- March 09, 2016

In a recent interview with The Hollywood Reporter , Fazekas teased Thompson's fate, who was last seen laying in a pool of his own blood. However, conflicting reports suggest that Agent Carter , though inexplicably down, is not quite out, just yet. (more...)
Beyoncé performs at Blue Ivy's school Beyoncé performs at Blue Ivy's school
- March 09, 2016

What a life this little girl has. Blue Ivy Carter allegedly attends the school where her mom performed, though the Carters haven't (and probably won't) confirm that part of the story. Her set, complete with backup dancers, also included a cover of Whitney Houston's " I Will Always Love You ". In December of 2013, she dropped a surprise album that shocked the world, but this weekend, she surprised a smaller group with yet another show-stopping performance. (more...)
Sponsors suspend ties with Sharapova after failed drug test Sponsors suspend ties with Sharapova after failed drug test
- March 08, 2016

I failed the test and I take full responsibility for it. She said she'd been getting the flu every couple months, had irregular EKG's and had evidence of diabetes, which runs in her family. "I failed the test and I take full responsibility for it". Sharapova's camp plans to appeal for a therapeutic use exemption, which would mean she would be allowed to use meldonium . (more...)
Conor McGregor hits out after UFC defeat Conor McGregor hits out after UFC defeat
- March 08, 2016

Maybe Rafael dos Anjos is that man after missing the chance to beat McGregor himself this weekend through injury? But that bid was put on ice less than two weeks before showtime after Dos Anjos broke his foot in training. LeBron previously spoke about how he agrees with McGregor's comments that people who talk about God-given talent are spouting bullsh*t. The variable fighting styles of MMA fighters mean they're more likely to have a bumpy win-versus-loss record than their friends in ... (more...)