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Aric Almirola airlifted to hospital after fireball crash Aric Almirola airlifted to hospital after fireball crash
- May 15, 2017

Safety workers had to cut the roof and roll cage off Almirola's auto to remove him. He was transported by helicopter to a local medical facility for evaluation. Logano and Patrick climbed from their cars under their own power and were treated and released from the track's infield care center. You can see the right-front popped (right there) and it popped. (more...)
Travis Scott arrested for allegedly inciting a riot Travis Scott arrested for allegedly inciting a riot
- May 15, 2017

Multiple people were injured in the rush, including a concert security employee and a police officer, authorities said. During the Rockets playoff run, he helped design shirts for Game 6 of the Western Conference semifinal series against San Antonio. (more...)
SNL's President Trump seals Sean Spicer's job fate with a kiss
- May 15, 2017

When Saturday Night Live released a trailer featuring Melissa McCarthy singing and dancing to "I Feel Pretty" from West Side Story , we didn't exactly picture the transformation that then took place. In fact the possibility Spicer may soon be hearing the words " You're Fired!" from Trump was a big part of "SNL's" sketch last night. On Saturday's " SNL " we saw how comedy can humanize our view of a person, as McCarthy turned Spicer into a sympathetic character. (more...)
Aziz Ansari Shared Some Of His Brother's Inadvertently Hilarious Brushes With Islamophobia Aziz Ansari Shared Some Of His Brother's Inadvertently Hilarious Brushes With Islamophobia
- May 14, 2017

Master of None (Netflix) - The second season of Aziz Ansari's critically acclaimed comedy lands today. Aziz Ansari with what we can assume is not his own child in the second season of Masters of None . Since we last left Dev, the character Ansari plays in the show, [ Spoiler Alert ] he and his girlfriend Rachel chose to part ways after some real talk about the direction of their relationship. (more...)
Trump threatens to cancel briefings; Spicer back at podium Trump threatens to cancel briefings; Spicer back at podium
- May 14, 2017

PIRRO: Is he your press secretary today and tomorrow? TRUMP: He is. Well, he's doing a good job, but he gets beat up. "The Democrats want to play partisan games, and I think that's the most glaring thing that's being left out of all of your process stories". (more...)
Caitlyn Jenner delighted grandchildren will know her as Caitlyn after sex change Caitlyn Jenner delighted grandchildren will know her as Caitlyn after sex change
- May 13, 2017

According to data from the Social Security Administration, " Caitlyn ", "Caitlin", "Katelynn" and "Kaitlynn" all dropped in popularity due to the name now being "controversial". Her comments came as she spoke to presenters on This Morning on Friday. She went on to say that she never meant to go down the reality TV path but did so for her children "to give them a platform and an opportunity and they all took it and grabbed it". (more...)
Is this proof Harry Styles' 'Two Ghosts' is about Taylor Swift? Is this proof Harry Styles' 'Two Ghosts' is about Taylor Swift?
- May 13, 2017

In the short 30-second video, Harry is seen penning words for the unreleased song in his handy little notebook. Now that Harry Styles album has finally dropped, fans have been quick to spot lyrics in his song Two Ghosts - which refers to a blonde with red lips and blue eyes. (more...)
Caleb Ewan takes sprint, Bob Jungels keeps lead Caleb Ewan takes sprint, Bob Jungels keeps lead
- May 13, 2017

After his victory today, he said: "It feels so good after the first few disappointments I've had". Ewan stole a march on his rivals to lead going into the final turn and held on to earn a welcome stage victory. Dmitriy Kozontchuk and Giuseppe Fonzi did the hard work at the front in a two-man break after Simone Ponzi was dropped because of a mechanical failure. (more...)
Love is all around (again) in new 'Love Actually' trailer Love is all around (again) in new 'Love Actually' trailer
- May 13, 2017

Well, cheer up because that is all about to change. "It's been delightful to revisit the characters from Love Actually and see the cast, but it's even more special because it's all to raise money for Red Nose Day ", Curtis told EW. Red Nose Day , which originated in the United Kingdom, and eventually made its way over to the States (naturally), is a fundraising event organized by Comic Relief every other year. (more...)
Ridley Scott Finally Admits 'Prometheus' Was a Mistake Ridley Scott Finally Admits 'Prometheus' Was a Mistake
- May 13, 2017

Let's break it down. The promo mill is going roundly for Alien: Covenant , with 20th Century Fox releasing a tense new clip featuring the classic facehugger . Carrying thousands of humans from earth, on a mission to colonise a faraway planet, the crew of the ship are diverted by a mysterious signal coming from an unknown world. (more...)
Ryan Seacrest reportedly in talks to return to 'American Idol' Ryan Seacrest reportedly in talks to return to 'American Idol'
- May 12, 2017

And he joked that his sister's wedding bought him about a year before his mom would start pressuring him to get engaged. "He's doing a radio show, he's doing 'Live with Kelly .' This airplane is going to be flying back and forth at God knows what speed ..." MCEVERS: ABC executives have promised a bigger, bolder, better-than-ever " American Idol ". (more...)
WWE: Randy Orton makes Smackdown return WWE: Randy Orton makes Smackdown return
- May 12, 2017

Mahal will get his chance to take the WWE Title from Randy Orton at Backlash in a few weeks, and Jim Ross praised the build for the upcoming title bout. In what was supposed to be a one-on-one match, Natalya was joined by Carmella, James Ellsworth and Tamina at the ringside while Smackdown Live Women's Champion Noami and Charlotte were at Becky's corner. (more...)
Miley Cyrus releases music video for new single 'Malibu' Miley Cyrus releases music video for new single 'Malibu'
- May 12, 2017

Cyrus also shared the single's official music video, directed by Cyrus and Diane Martel . Malibu holds a firm place in Miley and Liam's hearts as their new home and a place where Liam loves to surf. Miley sings, "But here I am, next to you, The sky's more blue in Malibu ". Possibly not since Alan Jackson admitted in song that he did not know the difference between Iraq and Iran has anyone baited doubters with an admission of naiveté quite like "I never went boatin', don't get how they ... (more...)
Trump takes to Twitter to defend firing Federal Bureau of Investigation director Comey Trump takes to Twitter to defend firing Federal Bureau of Investigation director Comey
- May 12, 2017

Trump said Blumenthal had devised "one of the greatest military frauds in USA history" - a reference to the senator's past indications he had served in Vietnam when he actually was a reservist who stayed in the US during the war. The dismissal of Director Comey establishes a very troubling pattern. One issue here was whether Trump aides actively colluded with the Russians to tilt the election, a probe with the potential to reach even the president himself. (more...)
Colbert Welcomes Colbert Welcomes "Daily Show" Alums To "Late Show"
- May 12, 2017

Fake news heroes assemble! Later in the heavily edited interview, Stewart came to his former sidekick's defense, seemingly in response to the recent hullabaloo surrounding his joke about Trump, whom he referred to as Russian president Vladimir Putin's "c-k holster." "Guess I'm realizing one day you'll all spread your wings and leave me and all I'll have left of you is your yogurts". (more...)
Friends, foes of national monument jockey for Zinke's ear
- May 11, 2017

He said the primary focus of President Trump is on overturning the Bears Ears Monument in Utah, which is opposed by Utah Republican Sens. The Department of Interior (DOI) said it will review 27 national monument designations in order to comply with two executive orders (EO) signed last month by President Trump, and will seek public comments over the designations - a first in the department's history. (more...)
Texas House OKs letting adoption groups deny non-Christians Texas House OKs letting adoption groups deny non-Christians
- May 11, 2017

The sponsor of House Bill 3859 , Republican Representative James Frank, said on Twitter that " HB 3859 ban no one", and that it "allows and encourages all people to participate in helping foster kids". "When Texans come to the table, the government has to treat all Texans the same", she said. Another Austin Democrat, Donna Howard, asked Frank if there was a provision in the bill requiring adoption agencies to report when they invoke their "sincerely held religious beliefs"; he said there ... (more...)
Happy Cinco de Mayo! Here are 5 facts about the day
- May 11, 2017

In Philadelphia, a Cinco de Mayo-related celebration was scrapped after organizers determined turnout would drop over concerns about immigration raids. Contrary to popular belief, Cinco De Mayo is not Mexico's Independence Day. However, Cinco de Mayo is not celebrated in most of the rest of Mexico. (more...)
Puerto Rico announces huge, historic debt restructuring
- May 11, 2017

Tuesday's lawsuits follow a restructuring offer from Rossello's administration on Saturday that would have favored Puerto Rico's general obligation bondholders, whose debt is guaranteed by the island's constitution. Rossello's petition was approved quickly by a federal board and now moves to the Supreme Court to designate a bankruptcy judge to handle the case, explained NYT . (more...)
Baahubali 2 Box Office Collection Day 7: Prabhas' Film Sets New Benchmark
- May 10, 2017

The film grossed higher $1 million repeatedly on Tuesday at the United States of America box office, taking whole five days collection to $12.3 to 12.5 million. Tuesday which was a working day has seen collections of Rs. 30 Crores + in just the Hindi version . The film has been getting phenomenal positive reviews from critics as well as audience. (more...)
Floyd Mayweather says Canelo Alvarez will beat Julio Cesar Chavez Jr
- May 10, 2017

In the buildup to their bout, Chavez had chided Alvarez for failing to make a deal to fight Golovkin . About 90 minutes later, Alvarez had already changed into a suit and tie to pose for the first staredown with Gennady "GGG" Golovkin. (more...)
Atkins: Senate GOP feeling heat over Obamacare repeal
- May 10, 2017

Now it's the Senate's turn to tackle health care legislation. What the Republicans are planning to do right now is upsetting to me and many people- because it basically would take away health care for people with pre-existing conditions. Mick Mulvaney, Trump's budget director, said the House bill is unlikely to be the version that ultimately clears the Senate and ends up in front of the president. (more...)
Was amazing to work with Akshay, says Sana Khaan Was amazing to work with Akshay, says Sana Khaan
- May 10, 2017

What's more, the film also features Priyanka Bharti, who set off a social revolution by fleeing her marital home since it didn't have a toilet. Talking about Narendra Modi as the PM of India, Akshay had told a daily, "With my hand on my heart, I believe 100 percent that we are not only in safe hands, but being led by a man with a conscience as well as a necessary fighting spirit". (more...)
'American Idol' is returning, on ABC 'American Idol' is returning, on ABC
- May 10, 2017

Ryan Seacrest and the 15th season cast of " American Idol " during the series finale on April 7, 2016. One person who can not return to " American Idol " is former judge Simon Cowell as he has an exclusivity deal with NBC, which makes his "America's Got Talent" series, meaning he can not work for ABC. (more...)
Meadows Music & Arts Festival Gets Star-Studded Meadows Music & Arts Festival Gets Star-Studded
- May 09, 2017

The Meadows Music and Arts Festival announced May 8, 2017, that Jay Z would headline the second edition of the NY concert in September. Early bird and advance rates will be available for $275 and $290. In addition, the hip hop-heavy lineup will feature Future, Bassnectar, Nas, Weezer, Run The Jewels, LL Cool J, M.I.A. So Jay Z totally has a new album coming soon, right? They certainly didn't skimp on the lineup. (more...)