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Princess Kate dances with Paddington Bear at London train station

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After a reception and charity given at Buckingham Palace last October 10, the Duchess has given of his person to the Forum of the works of charity which was held at Paddington station in the heart of London on Monday 16 October. But Kate went a step further - actually, a few steps and a twirl - as she danced with the beloved children's character. Kate Middleton , pregnant and wearing a dress, Orla Kiely , let himself be swept into a dance by the Paddington bear on the platform of ... Read More »

The Obamas Handpicked Two Black Artists To Paint Their Official Portraits

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After each presidency, the gallery now collaborates with artists to paint the former presidents and first ladies. The Smithsonian Portrait Gallery (which holds some of Wiley's previous work) announced that former U.S. "Both [painters] have achieved enormous success as artists, but even more, they make art that reflects the power and potential of portraiture in the 21st century", Kim Sajet, director of the National Portrait Gallery, said in a statement. Read More »

Heartwarming moment dog is found alive in rubble after wildfire

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So, about a day and a half later, on Tuesday, Katherine Weaver's son, Jack Weaver, and son-in-law, Patrick Widen, chose to head back to the house to "see if by some miracle Izzy survived", the post says. One of the men, after walking further into the property starts clapping and calling out to Izzy while the one recording the clip shows the ruins, "This is what is left of the house, nothing. Read More »

Kim Kardashian Suffers Bizarre Mental Breakdown Over 'Fat' Photos On 'KUWTK'

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Speaking to the camera, Khloe says: " Kim is normally not this insecure". We all remember just how traumatic that was for Kim , so this is kind of a big deal. And in further news that will leave you truly shooketh, newly blonde Kim also opted for losing a diamond in the ocean all over again rather than undergoing another one of her famous vampire facial, which involves extracting blood from the arm in order to remove the plasma and splatter it onto her face. Read More »

Supreme Court will decide on Microsoft, DOJ fight over worldwide emails

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It said the decision conflicts with past decisions in lower courts that "a domestic recipient of a subpoena is required to produce specified materials within the recipient's control, even if the recipient stores the materials overseas". "Execution of a USA warrant to seize documents in a foreign country is precisely the kind of foreign incursion that the presumption against extraterritoriality was created to prohibit, absent clear authorization by Congress", Microsoft said. Read More »

Twitter to role out strict rules on hate speech, sexual harassment

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Following the boycott , Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has said that his company will introduce a stronger set of rules to weed out sexual harassment , hateful symbols and violent groups from the short messaging platform. They are, however, protected by a federal law that shields them from most types of suits for the content of postings on their sites . Twitter has been criticized for its somewhat ambiguous policies over the years over what is free speech and what is abusive. Read More »

Carey Hart praises wife Pink

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Opening up about their struggles - the couple have split twice and later reunited over the course of their relationship - Pink revealed that the pair have to "work" hard at keeping their romance monogamous. There's nothing I like about you. 'Is this bed death? I just want to always make sure that I'm doing right by them. "People often see a relationship as something that can be complicated at the beginning, but after sorting that out, people live happily ever after", a single friend who ... Read More »

James Corden Criticized For Making Harvey Weinstein Jokes At Celebrity Charity Fundraiser

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On Tuesday, Weinstein's spokesperson, Sallie Hofmeister, said in a statement to The New Yorker: "Any allegations of non-consensual sex are unequivocally denied by Mr. Other users were also clearly upset by the jokes. The set ignited a storm of backlash - including condemnation from Weinstein accusers Rose McGowan and Asia Argento - with people all over social media calling out the fact that this breezy treatment of serious allegations is a prime example of how Hollywood (and indeed ... Read More »

Nick Jonas Congratulates Joe & Sophie Turner on Their Engagement!

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The pair were first pictured together early in November 2016 at the MTV Europe Awards, with a source revealing that "they couldn't keep their hands off each other". "I love you both so much". It looks like there's going to be another Game of Thrones wedding to completely halt production for! Presenter Sophie Turner poses after presenting an award at the British Academy of Film and Television Awards (BAFTA) at the Royal Albert Hall in London, Britain, February 12, 2017. Read More »

'Kellywise the clown' terrifies Anderson Cooper in 'It' parody on SNL

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I give you quote. Now terrified to grab the piece of paper in question, Cooper desperately tries to leave, but Kellyanne stops him, telling him not to go and that she will give him a "crazy" quote. But he's too late - Cooper is nearly dragged into the drain, losing an arm and as he struggles to escape, he is fully pulled down, screaming and bloody, into the sewer. Read More »

Snoop Dogg --'Shout Out to Eminem For Saying Some Real Shit'

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Eminem slammed the Republican president as "a kamikaze who will probably cause a nuclear holocaust" before criticizing Trump's ongoing campaign against NFL national anthem protests. Kaepernick later tweeted his thanks to the rapper. Now he's a loser. The hip-hop artist, who's noted for growing up in a predominantly black, working-class neighborhood in Detroit-which was immortalized in the 2002 film "8 Mile"-went on to disavow any fan of his who supports Trump". Read More »

Milan rule out move for Antonio Conte

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Few things go together as well as global breaks and baseless speculation, especially when said speculation actually has some basis to build on (thus technically making them not baseless, just sensationalist), such as the speculation surrounding Antonio Conte's Chelsea future. Read More »

Mother in vaccination fight loses primary custody of son

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He told the Detroit Free Press that Bredow had been the primary custodian but the judge approved a recommendation for an evenly split custody on Wednesday. "I understand you love your children". Her lawyer said Tuesday that she was "devastated" to learn her son received his vaccinations while she was in the slammer. Read More »

The Great Unraveling: Amazon Studio Chief Accused of Sexual Misconduct

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Amazon is developing two series with The Weinstein Co., " The Romanoffs " from " Mad Men " creator Matthew Weiner and an untitled drama from filmmaker David O. Hackett participated in the internal investigation at Amazon Studios but said that she was never told whether the review was concluded or how the incident was resolved, Tricarico said. Read More »

The New Mutants [Official Trailer]

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The film also stars Anya Taylor-Joy ( Split ), Charlie Heaton ( Stranger Things ), Alice Braga ( I Am Legend ), Henry Zaga ( 13 Reasons Why ), and Blu Hunt ( The Originals ). "Although I will say there's stuff you'll never see in the trailers that are big parts of the movie". However, the trailer suggests this could be yet another intriguing and interesting departure from typical superhero territory. Read More »

Rose McGowan on Twitter: 'HW Raped Me'

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In the image shared by McGowan, Twitter stated that it had been determined that her account had violated Twitter rules and had thus been temporarily limited to sending direct messages. " Twitter is proud to empower and support the voices on our platform, especially those that speak truth to power", the statement continues. It isn't just women who are joining the boycott. Read More »

Owners of 'Breaking Bad' house build fence to shield from pizza-throwers

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Well now, according to KOB4 news, who have reported that as many as 100 people a week show up at the house, the owners of the house are finally building a fence to keep those unruly fans out. This decision did not come easy: "We don't want to gate ourselves in", Quintana told KOB4. Well, they're not, and everyone from Vince Gilligan to Jonathan Banks has asked them to stop annoying the nice, non-meth dealing people who live there. Read More »

CMA details scope of Fox-Sky investigation in issues statement

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During the meeting, one investor questioned both the terms of the deal and Mr Murdoch's position as chairman of Sky, given his role as 21st Century Fox's chief executive. Competition and Markets Authority or CMA announced Tuesday, regarding its investigation into the proposed takeover of Sky Plc by 21st Century Fox, that it will now examine how the deal would impact media plurality and broadcasting standards in the UK. Read More »

Fearless Real Estate Agent Catches Shark And Throws It Back Into Ocean

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She takes a moment to pick up the animal, which is half her size, and lobs it over the edge of the pool. The shark was distressed because it couldn't escape, The Independent reported. It received 316,000 views and made Hatheier a social media star. Hatheier and her daughters jumped into the vehicle and headed to the beach to investigate. Read More »

Chester Bennington's Carpool Karaoke has been released

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Bennington died suddenly in July this year. The episode sees Bennington , along with band mates Mike Shinoda and Joe Hahn , driving around Los Angeles with USA comedian Ken Jeong and singing along to their hits, including Numb , In The End and Talking To Myself . Read More »

Disney cancels 'Gigantic,' animated spin on 'Jack and the Beanstalk'

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Aside from Gigantic , Disney is now in development on three animated feature films: Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2 scheduled for a 2018 release, Frozen 2 for 2019, and an untitled feature for 2021. With Gigantic no longer in active development at Disney, the studio will move ahead on another project to fill the 2020 release date formerly held by animated film. Read More »

Kate Middleton gives first look at baby bump since pregnancy announcement

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Although still reportedly dealing with severe morning sickness, Kate worked the event like a pro, greeting dignitaries while wearing a long dress by Temperley that showed a hint of a baby bump. This is Princess Kate's first public appearance in six weeks. The Duchess' bout of hyperemesis gravidarum forced her to pull out of an event at the beginning of September which prompted the palace to make the pregnancy announcement early. Read More »

Chrissy Teigen's daughter Luna just got a bulldog puppy

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The famous couple tried for years to get pregnant naturally, before giving birth to baby Luna Simone Stephens in April of last year. Teigen revealed back in January that the couple's next baby would be a boy, as the remaining embryo they had for implantation was a boy. Read More »

Star Wars: The Last Jedi trailer leaves fans with so many questions

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The post was accompanied by the sweet words, "Just watched the new trailer of The Last Jedi and my mom looks more lovely than ever", accompanied by several hashtags, including #garymisseshismom and #garyloveshismom . All of the movie's new characters - with the exception of the attention-grabbing Porg - are absent from this trailer . Will Finn convince Phasma to walk away, join him or will he be forced to take her down? Did he lose or get captured? Wait, what? That seems to be ... Read More »