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Katy Perry channels the Kardashians; Kim Kardashian, Kylie Jenner absolutely love it Katy Perry channels the Kardashians; Kim Kardashian, Kylie Jenner absolutely love it
- April 23, 2017

The singer, 32, took National Looklalike Day to a whole new level on Thursday when she morphed herself into the 49-year-old restauranteur and Food Network star, complete with his trademark hair. This spot on recreation isn't Katy's first celebrity inspired makeover. "Drinks unicorn drink once", Perry wrote alongside a close-up of her hyper-glam look, before poking fun at her copy-cat look (and tagging the entire Kardashian and Jenner clan). (more...)
Maxine Waters: 'There's Something Wrong Psychologically' With Bill O'Reilly Maxine Waters: 'There's Something Wrong Psychologically' With Bill O'Reilly
- April 23, 2017

O'Reilly was on vacation in Italy at the time, and early Wednesday briefly met Pope Francis in St. Peter's Square in Vatican City. These women were paid a total of $13 million in hush money, while a sixth women spoke to the media last week about the inappropriate ways in which O'Reilly had treated her. (more...)
Strive's 5th Annual Easter Egg Hunt Strive's 5th Annual Easter Egg Hunt
- April 23, 2017

For many, the hardest part of an Easter egg hunt is finding eggs in hiding places, but for these kids, it doesn't matter where you hide them. Once the hunt began the football field at Douglas High School was picked clean in less than 30 minutes and everyone seemed to have enjoyed themselves. (more...)
Maikel Franco's Walkoff, Leads Phillies Past Braves in Extra Innings Maikel Franco's Walkoff, Leads Phillies Past Braves in Extra Innings
- April 23, 2017

On TV, Ben Davis rightly pointed out that Herrera did not get a good secondary lead and that, in turn, led to the fielder's choice at second. Luckily, the scheduling gods have given the Phillies a respite, as a trio of games at home against the Braves gives them a chance to fight their way out from last place in the NL East. (more...)
Kendrick Lamar Recruits Don Cheadle For 'DNA' Video Kendrick Lamar Recruits Don Cheadle For 'DNA' Video
- April 23, 2017

On the outside, Kung Fu Kenny rolls dice with his crew and spits the the rest of " DNA ." with vicious abandon. Nabil Elderkin, who has directed music videos for Kanye West, Alt-J, NIcki Minaj , Frank Ocean , John Legend , and many others, is the director for Lamar's newest video. (more...)
'Avatar' sequels now scheduled to start in Dec. 2020 'Avatar' sequels now scheduled to start in Dec. 2020
- April 23, 2017

Stars of the 2009 hit are set to return, with Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver and Stephen Lang returning to their roles. Starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet as Romeo & Juliet-type characters aboard the ill-fated cruise ship, Cameron's blend of melodrama and big-budget special effects won over the hearts of audiences, grossing over $1.8 billion at the box office and winning 11 awards at the Oscars, including Best Picture, Best Director, and Best Film Editing for Cameron. (more...)
LeBron James Teases Kendrick Lamar's New Album on Instagram LeBron James Teases Kendrick Lamar's New Album on Instagram
- April 23, 2017

Rapper Kendrick Lamar has turned criticism of his controversial performance at the 2015 BET Awards into art by including remarks from a conservative news broadcaster on his new album. Lacy spoke to Matt Wilkinson in an interview that will air at 12 p.m. EST tomorrow Saturday April 15 on Beats 1 and explained how the DAMN . hook up came to pass. (more...)
'The Fate Of The Furious' Director Says Film Is 'Shift' In Franchise 'The Fate Of The Furious' Director Says Film Is 'Shift' In Franchise
- April 23, 2017

Neil went on The Bill Simmons Podcast and spoke about how the studio originally tapped Justified's Timothy Olyphant for the role. Dom of course scoffs at the notion of betraying those he loves, but Cipher produces something on her phone that makes Dom take one look, and instantly shed all bravado, opting to help Cipher steal an EMP device that can be used to extort the governments of the world. (more...)
New England Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski Crashes White House Press Briefing New England Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski Crashes White House Press Briefing
- April 23, 2017

The Patriots said 34 players visited the White House this year compared to 50 two years ago, but the total number of visitors - including staff - was about the same . As Spicer was addressing the assembled press, the tight end stuck his head into the briefing room and offered to help him out. In a recently released video by Patriots Devin McCourty and Chris Long , the players and lifelong Patriots fans explain the pride that they carry with the team and why they don't support ... (more...)
O'Reilly's departure creates new challenges for Fox O'Reilly's departure creates new challenges for Fox
- April 23, 2017

Yesterday 21 Century Fox , which owns the Fox News Channel, announced O'Reilly had been dropped. Fox News has chose to part ways with star cable news host Bill O'Reilly following allegations of sexual harassment, the company said. His trip came as Fox News Channel's parent company 21st Century Fox is investigating sexual harassment allegations against him. O'Reilly is on a two-week vacation that on Wednesday took. (more...)
Netflix subscriber growth misses its mark in Q1 Netflix subscriber growth misses its mark in Q1
- April 23, 2017

Netflix may still be seated on the throne for over-the-top (OTT) content in most ways, for the time being, but the company is also bleeding money pretty heavily according to Q1 2017 shareholder documents. Netflix concluded March with nearly 48 million users outside the U.S. Q1 U.S. subscriber growth (net additions): 1.42 million, versus Wall Street forecasts 1.59 million, and Netflix guidance of 1.5 million. (more...)
Christian governor loses Jakarta run-off: pollsters Christian governor loses Jakarta run-off: pollsters
- April 23, 2017

Ismail Yusanto, the spokesman for one of the groups, Hizbut Tahrir Indonesia, said the election showed that Jakarta voters didn't want a non-Muslim leader. "Whoever is elected, we must accept", he told reporters after voting. Baswedan courted the support of conservative clerics who opposed electing a non-Muslim. (more...)
Selena Gomez and Weeknd are not afraid to express their love
- April 23, 2017

Would you like Selena Gomez and The Weeknd to collaborate? For good reason, during the last three days, many celebrities celebrated during the festival of Coachella 2017. Some of Bella's other besties like Kendall Jenner , Kylie Jenner , and Hailey Baldwin were seen bopping around the desert. She showed her toned body in a skimpy blue bikini as she sat on a boat along with her model friends. (more...)
Toy Time Takes The Fate Of The Furious Into Its Own Hands Toy Time Takes The Fate Of The Furious Into Its Own Hands
- April 23, 2017

You have to go after it to make it even better. Cipher: "One thing I can guarantee... no one's ready for this". As has been speculated, "in-betweens" could mean that there's a potential spin-off starring The Rock and Jason Statham in the works. (more...)
Christians nationwide celebrate Easter Sunday Christians nationwide celebrate Easter Sunday
- April 23, 2017

Easter is celebrating Jesus' victory over death and mankind's hope for eternal life. Everyone who becomes a Christian does so because they believe that when Jesus was crucified on the cross, he paid the ultimate price for human sin, and that his resurrection enables anyone who believes in him to overcome sin and temptation. (more...)
Hop to it: Annual Easter Egg Hunt held at Bemidji High School Hop to it: Annual Easter Egg Hunt held at Bemidji High School
- April 23, 2017

Once the hunt began the football field at Douglas High School was picked clean in less than 30 minutes and everyone seemed to have enjoyed themselves. "I got so many eggs", said Amelia, age 5. "We all just chose to let them have their time in and let them get their turn because a lot of kids have needs that we can't sometimes go up to", said Gonzalez. (more...)
'Survivor' contestant who outed competitor fired from his job 'Survivor' contestant who outed competitor fired from his job
- April 23, 2017

Varner had just launched his real estate career at the beginning of this year, getting hired on by Greensboro's Tyler Redhead & McAlister real-estate firm shortly after getting his real estate license last December. "There is deception here". From left, Jeff Varner , Sarah Lacina, Zeke Smith and Debbie Wanner at a so-called tribal council on Survivor . That's when he asked Smith, a 29-year-old asset manager from New York: "Why haven't you told anyone here you're transgender?" We ... (more...)
United Airlines says it will testify at House hearing United Airlines says it will testify at House hearing
- April 23, 2017

He and other executives vowed to treat customers with dignity, and said that what happened to Dao will never happen again. Company executives said it's too soon to know if the incident is hurting ticket sales. Speaking to Wall Street analysts, Munoz acknowledged " lots of conjecture " regarding his own situation over the April 9 incident and declared that " the buck stops here ", Bloomberg said. (more...)
NY Times Editor Apologizes to Trump Over Misleading Tweet: 'I'm an Idiot' NY Times Editor Apologizes to Trump Over Misleading Tweet: 'I'm an Idiot'
- April 23, 2017

Patriots' turnout for President today", New York Times Sports wrote on Twitter on Wednesday. The Patriots official account first responded to the Times on Wednesday, posting "These photos lack context". Trump took the opportunity to criticize television commentators, saying during the Super Bowl, "The pundits - good old pundits - boy, they're wrong a lot, aren't they?" While it isn't clear why Brady was not present, he also did not attend the White House visit in 2015. (more...)
'Light' sentence sought for Ahok over alleged blasphemy 'Light' sentence sought for Ahok over alleged blasphemy
- April 23, 2017

Jakarta Gov. Basuki "Ahok" Tjahaja Purnama has conceded his loss in his re-election bid, bringing to an end what one newspaper called Indonesia's "dirtiest, most polarizing" campaign. Chief prosecutor Ali Mukartono said Purnama, known by his nickname "Ahok", should be given a light sentence because he had contributed to "advancing the city of Jakarta " and had acted politely during his trial. (more...)