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NYC Mayor May Remove Columbus Statue


While de Blasio demurred when asked during a mayoral debate Wednesday whether the Columbus statue would be spared, spokeswoman Natalie Grybauskas said Friday, "There are no plans to remove the Columbus statue". Oh, and Christopher Columbus is not just a target in NY. A group is calling for a statue of Christopher Columbus in Lancaster to come down. The Italian-born Columbus was one of the first Europeans to reach the Americas, and his expeditions initiated the first lasting ... Read More »

Katy Perry's Star-Studded 'Swish Swish' Video Is Here, Sans Taylor Swift


The announcer even says they don't stand a chance at the beginning, announcing, "We are mere moments away from an affair that everybody is predicting to be the most unwatchable, eye-gouging blowout of the season". The ragtag Tigers can't get their act together and can't seem to score a single shot. Katy Perry's Swish Swish music video and lyrics have drawn plenty of comparisons to Taylor Swift's Bad Blood . Read More »

Prince Harry opens up more than ever before

Princes William and Harry and Princess Kate will tour the garden at Diana's former home on the eve of the 20th anniversary of her death as the family try to cope with vast personal pain away from the inevitable media circus. Britain's Prince Harry defended the way his father, Prince Charles , cared for him and his brother as they grieved for their mother, Princess Diana , in a documentary previewed by the BBC on Wednesday. Read More »

The Rock's San Andreas Helped Michigan Boy Save His Drowning Brother


Last July, when Jacob could not find his two-year-old brother Dylan at his grandmother's home, he looked outside and found the toddler face down in the pool. "He was unconscious and on oxygen when I got there", she said, "and was kept in for two days". Hopefully, your little 2yr old brother, Dylan is well enough to fly because I wanna meet him too. Read More »

MTV Invites Transgender Military Members to Video Music Awards


The MTV will be broadcast in the United Kingdom on the MTV channel at 8pm on Monday. While some of America's favorite stars will spend the evening sipping drinks from crystal-encrusted flasks (looking at you, Rihanna ) and singing along during artist performances at the Forum in Inglewood, California, on Sunday, mere mortals will watch from the other side of the TV screen, anxiously waiting to see which contenders claim a moon man award . Read More »

Flake Responds to Trump's Not-so-Subtle Rebukes in His Home State

McCain was one of three GOP senators to vote against a Republican bill to overhaul parts of Obamacare. When Brian asked about being primaried Senator Flake said "The President is going to do what the President is going to do. In defending his responses to the Charlottesville violence, Trump selectively omitted his reference to "many sides" or "both sides", comments he made that drew bipartisan condemnation for equating neo-Nazis with their counterprotesters. Read More »

Bill Nye Says Disney Shorted Him Millions in New Fraud Lawsuit


In 2008, Disney sent Nye his annual profit participation, which amounted to $585,123. He filed his lawsuit Thursday in Los Angeles County Superior Court. Upon further analysis, the auditor has increased that figure to no less than $9.3 million. According to the suit, Disney reported gross revenues of $26 million, but also reported costs of $20 million - for a show largely underwritten by federal grants. Read More »

President Trump salutes American Legion during speech in Reno


It was the last part of the quote, that " many sides" were responsible for the Charlottesville violence, that drew bipartisan rebukes for Trump equating neo-Nazis with those protesting against them. You never heard them say that. "And now, we haven't mentioned any names, so now, everybody's happy". And he wasn't done. Trump went on to prove the media's dishonesty by reading his first official statement while leaving out the controversial "many sides" are to blame portion. Read More »

Trump Fumes About McCain, Flake


I love the Great State of Arizona. "I really believe that", he added. The president specifically called out antifa, an anti-facist group of protesters , suggesting his initial response to the violence at the white supremacist protest was directed at them. Read More »

Anti-Gay Posters Surface in Australia Ahead of Same-Sex Marriage Vote


The All About The Bass singer was informed by fans on social media that the group, under the Facebook name Vote NO Australia , had printed her face on one of their campaign posters without permission. Both the Prime Minister and Opposition Leader have publicly announced their support for marriage equality. Australia is now holding a nationwide poll to determine whether its citizens want legalized marriage equality. Read More »

'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Gets Augmented Reality For Force Friday


After scanning the character will appear on the device in an AR form. The first Force Friday went down in 2015 to launch the toys for The Force Awakens . Starting at 12:01 a.m. PDT (3.01 a.m. ET) on September 1, more than 20,000 retail locations in 30 countries will feature displays that fans can scan with their smartphones to reveal characters such as Rey or Chewbacca. Read More »

Scenes Of Chaos On ITV News As Toddler Takes Over Studio


It appeared as though newsreader Alistar was amused by the unexpected move from the toddler but was forced to carry on the bulletin without distraction. The latest broadcaster to fall foul of the risky mix of small children and live TV is Alastair Stewart , who found himself completely upstaged by an sneaky toddler called Iris. Read More »

Milk debate turns sour as toddler runs amok in news studio


Within moments of her appearance however, Iris had already begun to run amok, singing over presenter Alastair Stewart . Stewart seemed to know from the beginning where this interview was heading, as he introduced the segment saying: "And right at the front, the delicious Iris, who will do whatever she chooses to do over the next couple of minutes". Read More »

Taylor Swift reveals release date and cover art for new LP 'Reputation'


Then, Kim Kardashian posted an edited recording of a phone call between Swift and Kanye West , who name-checked Swift in his controversial track " Famous ". Early this year, "I Don't Want To Live Forever", her duet with Zayn Malik, reached the No. 2 spot on the Hot 100. I hear them but has to be with her. Read More »

A movie about the origins of the joker is in the works


In addition, this new Joker movie is expected to tell the character's origin story, and Deadline reports that it will take place in the early 1980s. The slate of films will be separate from the DC Cinematic Universe - which includes the likes of Batman v Superman and Justice League - and is meant to bring unique story angles to the studio's iconic heroes and villains. Read More »

Kevin Owens battles AJ Styles, Roode debuts


Owens pointed out that McMahon couldn't make the three count after being attacked by Styles and how McMahon hit him at Summerslam . AJ Styles vs. Gable was downright giddy about the idea of forming a tag team with Benjamin, but Shelton didn't look almost as keen on the idea. Benjamin was very successful in WWE in the mid-late 2000s and is known most for his work in the World's Greatest Tag Team with Charlie Haas. Read More »

Raiden and Hellboy coming to Injustice 2


Not only did we get confirmation that Black Manta would be joining the party, but Mortal Kombat legend Raiden will also be charging things up, and - surprise! Thankfully, the downloadable content plans involve more than just characters, as the game has already received quality of life updates such as character balancing and bug fixes as well. Read More »

Di Maria social media announcement a hack - Barcelona


Angel Di Maria is also said to be interested in a return to Spain where he will have the opportunity to play with his fellow countryman Lionel Messi. and that gave them the ability to post messages to FC Barcelona's Twitter and Facebook accounts. "Thanks for your patience", the club announced. A unofficial Tweet on the club's Twitter handle confirm that a deal for PSG and Argentina forward Angel Di Maria has been done. Read More »

Top ten highest earning actors in the world released [See list]


The former, however, did not do well at the box office and only scored a 15 percent rating on Rotten Tomatoes. Nevertheless, the actor received a fixed compensation, so he was not affected by the film's performance. Vin Diesel completed the podium with 54.5 million received through Fast and furious 8, The guardians of the galaxy 2 and the return of xXx . According to a study from the University of Southern California published a year ago, women account for 28.7% of the roles spoken in ... Read More »

Dragon Ball Fighter Z Gameplay and Release Information


All of this information comes along with a ton of screens and a trailer. Pre-order bonuses for Dragon Ball FighterZ include two exclusive lobby avatars, early access to the game's open-beta in January, and an early character unlock for Super Saiyan Blue forms of Goku and Vegeta. Read More »

The 'AHS: Cult' Opening Credits Feature Clinton, Trump, and Disgusting Bugs


One of the better scenes, which made our skin crawl, as well as made us laugh out loud was when a mysterious person slips on a Donald Trump mask and then looks right at the camera. Evan Peters , Sarah Paulson , Cheyenne Jackson and a handful of their " American Horror Story " costars are listed in the credits, though none of them are recognizable in the video. Read More »

Taylor Swift Overshadows the Eclipse, Slithers Back to Social Media


Last week, all of Swifty's social media accounts were wiped clean , with the content on her Twitter , Facebook and Instagram completely disappearing. Since then, the superstar has kept quiet on the app, while fans speculated the wipeout was a sign she's going to release new music soon. Even though Swift has not been busy on releasing new songs this year, she certainly is not out of the spotlight. Read More »

CBB fans in shock as Sarah and Chad get frisky


Sarah and Chad were caught getting hot and heavy! Smiling Chad asked: "will you be my girlfriend?" 'I could've done without seeing Sarah rubbing Chad's d***,' one wrote on Twitter , whilst another said: 'Some things U REALLY don't wanna C on #CBB Can someone pop Sarah Harding a note thru that there are actually cameras in there! Are we seeing this?', one annoyed viewer replied: 'Of course we are, you televised it! Later, in bed, he declares: "I luff you..." "As a person, for ... Read More »

Charlotte Flair posts incredible photo and update on Ric Flair


WWE icon Ric Flair , also known as "Nature Boy", was admitted to a hospital over the weekend and at one point went into a medically induced coma . The closest thing to the truth at this time is that he had an intestinal blockage which required part of his bowel to be removed. "Out of respect for family privacy there has not been an official Ric Flair update, which has led to false information. Read More »

Ron Howard Posting Clues About the Han Solo Movie


Of late, Howard has been sharing some photos of the furry Wookiees, hinting at the fact that we will indeed spend some time on Kashyyyk, where we will most likely learn the origins story of the heroic acts of Han that lead to Chewie's life debt owed to the scoundrel. Read More »

Fan Trailer Taps Into the Superheroic Potential of Tonight's Game of Thrones

As per reports, the hackers have received login credentials for a number of HBO's social media, including the official HBO , Game Of Thrones and Westworld accounts on Twitter. For example, in season four, Arya Stark and the Hound start out in the Riverlands and don't get to the Vale until the final episodes . To prevent hackers from stealing further any data from " Game of Thrones ", actor Nikolaj Coster-Waldau - Jamie Lannister in the popular HBO series - proposed to the show's ... Read More »

Eight injured in stabbing attack in Russia's Surgut


According to the regional police, officers present at the scene fired warning shots before taking down the suspect who was wearing a balaclava. "A man was running along the main street stabbing people", the TASS news agency said. They said that he may have been suffering from "psychiatric disorders". YouTube footage shown on Russia's Ren TV television showed a black-clad man lying on a pedestrian walkway with a policeman kneeling on his back as sirens wail. Read More »