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Aretha Franklin's casket arrives in style

Franklin died August 16 from a form of pancreatic cancer. Taylor Swift took a moment to honor Aretha Franklin in the latter's hometown of Detroit , Mic...


Bob Costas and NBC could be parting ways after nearly 40 years

His current contract runs through 2021. He's now exclusive to NBC, though his work with MLB Network is excepted in that deal. Costas wouldn't confirm or deny ...


HBO teases fans with Game Of Thrones footage ahead of final season

The show was originally scheduled for some time in the first few months of 2019 but visual effects supervisor Joe Bauer recently told the Huffington Post: "...


MATT SMITH Joins STAR WARS: EPISODE IX

Abrams is back in the director's chair. Given the real crossover between Doctor Who fans and Star Wars fans, there's bound to be some excitement over his ca...


The Conners Adds Three More Roseanne Cast Members

It's clear that Roseanne Barr will not be a part of the "Roseanne" spinoff , but a huge mystery surrounds how the show's matriarch will be written off the sho...


Serena Williams breezes into second round of the US Open 2018

Williams has had a hard build-up to the tournament, suffering her most one-sided loss ever when she won just a single game against Johanna Konta in San Jose - s...


Ed Sheeran strongly hints that he got married in secret

Sheeran was forced to deny reports he and Cherry had tied the knot back in February, after he was spotted wearing what looked like a silver wedding band on his ...


100s line up to pay respects to Aretha Franklin

Considered royalty in her MI hometown of Detroit , people reportedly camped out through the night to pay their respects with some travelling from far and wid...


Eddie Murphy expecting his 10th child

A request for additional details from Murphy's rep wasn't immediately returned. Murphy and Butcher have a 2-year-old daughter named Izzy Oona. Eddie Murp...


Manchester United must keep faith with under-fire Jose Mourinho - Gary Neville

The players have been given Tuesday off and will return to Carrington on Wednesday to prepare for Sunday's trip to Burnley. "You want to make the miracle of m...


Gary Neville urges Manchester United not to sack Jose Mourinho

Mauricio Pochettino's side were very good value for their long-awaited away win and their lack of new signings doesn't appear to be a cause for concern just ye...


Bill Clinton, Smokey Robinson to speak at Franklin funeral

Jakes, former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder , Michigan Governor Rick Snyder , and Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan . The funeral billed to hold by 10am on t...


Disney's Upcoming Streaming Service Has A Potential Launch Date

That tricky balancing act is made even more hard by Disney Play being put under a microscope by Wall Street - analysts predict the service will need around ...


Louis C.K. Performs First Stand-Up Set Since Harassment Allegations

He did not, however, mention the events that led to his exodus from the comedy word. Dworman added that C.K. was "very relaxed" and the sold-out audience of a...


Downers Grove girl, Drake's 'little best friend,' gets a new heart

In a Facebook video posted late Sunday night by Sofia's uncle, Joshua Virgen , Sofia seemed overjoyed by the news. The 11-year-old girl who received a sur...


'Crazy Rich Asians' Tops Box Office for Second Weekend in a Row!

Crazy Rich Asians centers on Rachel Chu, a American-born Chinese economics professor, who travels to Singapore to attend boyfriend Nick Young's best friend's w...


Ali Abbas Zafar: Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif's chemistry is unmissable

When a fan commented, "Saas Bahu goals!", Arpita was quick to comment. This is a direct reference to Salman and Katrina's rumoured romance. After a fan call...


John Goodman Defends Roseanne Barr, Says She's 'Going Through Hell'

Alberto E. Rodriguez via Getty Images John Goodman and Roseanne Barr attend the premiere of ABC's " Roseanne " last March in Burbank, California. Barr l...


Tesla, Elon Musk win dismissal of lawsuit over Model 3 production

The bold tweet sent Tesla's stock skywards but it also drew intense scrutiny. In this week's Counting the Cost , Al Jazeera asks Arash Massoudi, the Fina...


Asia Argento Fired From X Factor Italy

TMZ reports that Asia Argento has been fired from X Factor Italy after recent reports that she had sex with a seventeen-year-old boy. News of Argento's f...


Iconic RK Studio set up by Raj Kapoor is up for sale

Rishi Kapoor tweeted, "A portion of the Kapoor family's iconic RK Films And Studios caught fire in September 2017". According to Mumbai Mirror , the lot sa...


Sacha Baron Cohen Tries To Goad 'Lady Killer' O.J

He then broached the subject of Nicole's murder by saying they were both "ladykillers" - prompting O.J.to state: "No, I didn't kill nobody". At the time, outlet...


Here’s The 1st Trailer For "True Detective" Season 3

After the series finale of Sharp Objects last night, HBO dropped a few new teasers to promote their upcoming original lineup, including the first look at T...


Fan charged after rushing onstage at Beyonce, Jay-Z concert

Police said Maxwell was quickly stopped by security people and back-up dancers with the rapper. Concertgoers, who posted footage of the incident on social media...


Cyberpunk 2077 Dev Begins Mysterious Stream

We got few new screenshots and concept arts from the game though. While there's still no release date yet for Cyberpunk 2077 , fans of the upcoming game ...


Benzema hits double as Real Madrid come back to win at Girona

Real came undone at the Montilivi last season, beaten 2-1 despite taking an early lead, but refused to allow a repeat in their second La Liga outing under the ...


KSI Vs Logan Paul Rematch: All The Details Inc. Dates, Venue & More

This means KSI got to keep the YouTube Boxing Championship Belt which he won in February after defeating Joe Weller. Paul, who hit controversy after he post...


Late own goal gives Chelsea victory

To draw with five minutes from the end, it would have been more hard. I think we showed improvement because the match was hard it was not easy to play well. The...


Family of late musician Prince files suit against his former doctor

According to John Goetz, the attorney who is representing Prince's family in its ongoing suit against the IL hospital that treated Prince days prior to his de...


Game of Thrones' Final Season Might Be Delayed

The full video included clips from Game of Thrones , Big Little Lies , and the third season of True Detective , but the last episodes of the fantasy mega hit...


War hero and US presidential candidate John McCain passes away

The decorated politician's family said they are "immensely grateful for the support and kindness of all his caregivers over the past year, and for the continu...


We Came as Romans singer Kyle Pavone dead at 28

On that statement , the band said they were "devastated" by Pavone's untimely passing. Pavone's bandmates "will miss his smiles, his sincerity, his concern f...


Arsenal vs West Ham, Premier League

Emery said prior to the match and reiterated at full time that Ozil was hampered with illness , and Guenzouzi has echoed his manager's sentiments. That infor...


Prince Harry And Meghan Markle Have A New Addition

Earlier today, People confirmed that the two have taken the next step and are now the proud owners of a dog, which is rumored to be a labrador. "Like the Suss...


Salman Khan Shares a Romantic Still With Katrina From ‘Bharat’

Spotted on both Salman and Katrina's feeds, the photo garnered over 10 million likes on Salman's Instagram in just half a day while Katrina's profile reads ...


Emma Watson To Replace Emma Stone In Greta Gerwig's LITTLE WOMEN

Her exact role in the Louisa May Alcott classic is unknown, but according to Variety , Watson is replacing Oscar victor Emma Stone as one of the March si...


Neil Simon Dead - Famed Playwright Passes Away at 91

In 1983, he also became the only living playwright to have a Broadway theater - the Neil Simon Theatre - named after him. Overall he won one Pulitzer Prize,...


Chelsea Star Takes Dig At Antonio Conte Tactics?

Among the most notable aspects of the opening two weeks of the Premier League season has been the attacking role that Kante has taken up for Chelsea in thei...


Celebrities Mourn John McCain After His Passing: Barack Obama, Ellen DeGeneres & More

In 1986, voters there sent him to the Senate . He was diagnosed with an aggressive brain tumour in July 2017 and had been undergoing medical treatment . At ...


Serena banned from wearing her 'super-hero' catsuit

I've been working incredibly hard. "I'm sure she'll have another great tournament". Apart from her dominating displays on tennis courts, Serena Williams i...


Jurgen Klopp: 'Fabinho needs time to adjust to Liverpool style'

This will undoubtedly be the case for Liverpool as they look to carry forward their impressive early-season form into this weekend's encounter with a confiden...


Warner Bros. planning "Crazy Rich Asians" sequel

According to The Hollywood Reporter , Warner Bros hasn't officially greenlit the sequel, but is "moving forward on development". It's not clear when the sequ...


5 ways to not watch Logan Paul’s YouTube boxing match

The largest event in YouTube history is about to take place when two YouTube superstars KSI and Logan Paul face off in the boxing ring for what will be th...


Arsenal vs West Ham United Preview

Diop allowed Alexandre Lacazette too much room to turn and shoot, with ex-Arsenal goalkeeper Lukasz Fabianski beating the shot away, and the 21-year-old cen...


Kenya Barris Sold "Bewitched" Remake To ABC Starring A Black Female Lead

As tough and hardworking as Samantha is, the show will highlight that not even a book full of spells can get her the kind of power any mediocre white guy comman...


Arsenal 3 West Ham 1

Arsenal host West Ham this afternoon with both sides pointless from their opening two games of the Premier League season. "When the coach made a decision t...


[H]ardOCP: New York Public Library Uses Instagram to Distribute Classic Literature

Those hooked on reading via "Insta Novels" can find other, traditional e-books by downloading The New York Public Library's e-reader app SimplyE and immediate...


Liverpool vs Brighton, Premier League

With the likes of Liverpool you can do everything right for 15-20 minutes and in a moment they score. "That is it. It is different football to what he is us...


Kim Kardashian 'open' to having fourth child

The Keeping Up With The Kardashians star has 116 million followers on Instagram and some of them expressed appreciation for the photo. You could've just s...


Sales of Omarosa book surged after Trump attacks

There is zero evidence to support the headline-grabbing claims and Omarosa has little to no credibility but that didn't stop cable and broadcast news outlets fr...