Cancer survivor tells date about her prosthetic leg and I’m not crying you’re crying

April 27, 2017

A cancer survivor shared her moving story of how she came to embrace her prosthetic leg on reality dating show First Dates. Sarah, 21, was on a date with Phil, who lost his mum to breast cancer when he was 17, when she talked about her experience of dating after having her leg amputated. “When I first went dating, I had my leg covered up so that the guys I went on dates with couldn’t see that I had my leg amputated,” Sarah said. “Now, I’ve decided to get my leg …

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Caitlyn Jenner doesn’t regret voting for Trump despite LGBT ‘mistakes’

April 26, 2017

(CNN)Caitlyn Jenner may not like everything US President Donald Trump’s administration has done so far — especially when it comes to actions affecting transgender Americans like her. But she does not regret her decision to vote for Donald Trump, she told CNN’s Don Lemon on Tuesday. “As far as LGBT issues, yes, he’s made some mistakes,” she said. “I don’t support him in everything that he does. But we needed to shake the system up.” …

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Erin Moran, ‘Happy Days’ actress, dead at 56

April 23, 2017

(CNN)Popular actress Erin Moran, a mainstay on TV from the late ’60s to the mid-’80s and best known for her kid-sister role in the sitcom “Happy Days,” has died. She was 56. Authorities in Indiana found her body Saturday afternoon after getting a 911 call at 4:07 p.m. for “an unresponsive female,” the Harrison County Sheriff’s Department said. “Upon the arrival, it was determined that the female was Erin Marie Moran-Fleischmann. First responders …

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Rob Lowe is your new Colonel Sanders

April 22, 2017

(CNN)The rebirth of Colonel Sanders continues. KFC has brought actor Rob Lowe on as its new colonel to debut its Zinger sandwich. The new Zinger is described as a “100 percent white meat breast filet, hand-breaded and fried to a golden brown by trained cooks in every KFC kitchen, and served with lettuce and Colonel’s mayonnaise on a toasted sesame seed bun.” …

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Even Oprah gets intimidated

April 21, 2017

(CNN)Believe it or not, Oprah Winfrey gets nervous. “I didn’t want to take on this role,” Winfrey told CNN at New York premiere of her new HBO film “The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks.” “I was intimidated by it. I was nervous. I just didn’t know if I could do it.” Based on a 2010 best-selling book, “Henrietta Lacks” tells the story of a woman being treated for cancer, whose cells were taken without consent in 1951 and used in …

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’13 Reasons Why’ proves that we still don’t know how to portray suicide

April 20, 2017

Image: 13 reasons why / netflix If you listen to the actors, producers, and consultants involved in Netflix’s newest hit, the intense high school drama 13 Reasons Why, it’s clear none of them meant harm. In a behind-the-scenes episode that follows the series finale, they use words like “truth,” “honest,” and “tribute.” They talk about helping people, raising awareness, and taking seriously the responsibility of portraying sexual assault and …

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This country’s most expensive film of all time costs $150 million

April 20, 2017

Image: Getty Images That India is the world’s most prolific film-producing nation is well-known. It makes over 2,000 films in more than 10 languages every year a feat unmatched elsewhere in the world. And grand dreams require grand budgets. One such is The Mahabharata, a multi-lingual retelling of the Sanskrit epic, that will be the costliest Indian movie ever made. SEE ALSO: ‘Dangal’ becomes the highest-grossing Bollywood film of all time UAE-based billionaire B.R. Shetty …

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Richard Simmons hospitalized for severe indigestion, says manager

April 19, 2017

… the 68-year-old is already feeling better and is expected to make a full recovery. The fitness icon has been stirring headlines lately for his disappearance, which occurred in 2014. The move prompted fans to be concerned of his well-being, which eventually lead to a popular podcast Missing Richard Simmons from Daily Show producer Dan Taberski. The hit podcast sought to investigate the reasons behind Simmons public disappearance. FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK FOR MORE entertainment NEWS Catalano …

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Adriana Lima strips down for steamy Easter Sunday shoot

April 18, 2017

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Drake accuses country club of racial profiling during Coachella trip

April 18, 2017

… is private. It should never take this level of a spotlight to assess your mandate and employee compliance, one commenter said. According to the Madison Clubs website, it is located 100 miles south and east of Los Angeles and bills itself as an exclusive residential community for the rich and famous including late A-listers Frank Sinatra, Liberace, Cary Grant and Bob Hope. FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK FOR MORE entertainment NEWS Drake performed at the annual music event during Futures Saturday night …

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‘Girls’ finale labors to find an ending

April 17, 2017

(CNN)The following contains spoilers about the “Girls” series finale. Nevertheless, the penultimate episode rather hastily sought to move the ball forward, as has the entire season, beginning with Hannah (Lena Dunham) and her unplanned pregnancy. Not only did Shoshanna (Zosia Mamet) get engaged, but Hannah was offered a job at an out-of-town university, before engaging in impromptu fence mending with estranged friend Jessa (Jemima Kirke), who had become involved with Hannah’s …

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Nina Simone and me: An artist and activist revisited

April 17, 2017

(CNN)I was surfing online when I stumbled upon a mural in Baltimore painted by artist Ernest Shaw. It’s a three-headed portrait of civil rights icons: James Baldwin, Malcolm X and, of course, Nina Simone. Even within the boundaries of my computer screen, the painting on the side of a building at 401 Lafayette Street was powerful. Curious that the artist had chosen Simone as part of the trifecta, I dialed Shaw, a 41-year-old teacher at the Maryland Academy of Technology & Health …

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Harry Styles bought kiwi for everyone in the ‘SNL’ line

April 16, 2017

Image: Ian Gavan/Getty Images for Sony Pictures Celebrities often buy food for the people waiting in line to see them that’s nothing new. But Harry Styles went above and beyond: he sent line-dwellers queued for Saturday Night Live some big plates of sliced kiwi. And, no, it’s not just because kiwi is delicious (although it is). Styles, who is the musical guest on this week’s SNL, is expected to perform “Kiwi” on the broadcast. And, now, fans are even more sure. …

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Why are India’s superstars descending on Hong Kong this weekend?

April 14, 2017

(CNN)Hong Kong is used to hosting a variety of events, international and regional. But this weekend, the island city will witness something unique. Bollywood megastar Salman Khan will lead a galaxy of Indian stars to Hong Kong, to perform at the largest Indian concert to ever take place there. The Hong Kong concert, which will also feature performers like Bollywood actress Bipasha Basu and South Indian dance legend Prabhudeva, is part of the “Da-Bangg” world tour that will also …

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MTV to revive ‘Fear Factor’ with Ludacris as host

April 13, 2017

MTV is reviving the hair-raising stunt competition series Fear Factor. Rapper-turned-actor Ludacris will host the reboot, which will kick off on May 30th, MTV announced Wednesday. The new Fear Factor promises to hit on youth tension points with challenges, such as Roach-ella, Trap Queen and personal cellphone rescues at heights of over 100 feet. FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK FOR MORE entertainment NEWS On each episode, contestants will pair up into four teams whether siblings, roommates or best friends …

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Abigail Breslin opens up about sexual assault

April 13, 2017

In honor of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, Abigail Breslin opened up about her own personal experience. The 20-year-old actress shared an image via Instagram on Tuesday, simply writing that she knew her assailant. It is the first time Breslin has spoken about being a victim.  i knew my assailant. #SexualAssaultAwarenessMonth #breakthesilence A post shared by Abigail Breslin (@abbienormal9) on Apr 10, 2017 at 10:47pm PDT FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK FOR MORE entertainment NEWS The …

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Nicole Richie gets slapped in the face by ‘Talk Stoop’s’ Cat Greenleaf

April 12, 2017

… accidentally slapped Richie in the face, prompting her Ray-Ban aviator sunglasses to fly off her head and land several feet away. Omigod! screamed Greenleaf, who covered her mouth and appeared mortified by the unscripted incident. When asked if she was all right, Richie quickly recovered and posed with her hand behind her head, smiling. That was the craziest high-five of all time, said Greenleaf. Im sorry. Im notoriously clumsy! FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK FOR MORE entertainment NEWS I can see …

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Guitarist J. Geils found dead in his Massachusetts home

April 12, 2017

(CNN)John Warren Geils Jr., the guitarist and founder of the eponymous J. Geils Band, has died, police in Groton, Massachusetts, said. Police came to Geils’ home for a well-being check, police Chief Donald Palma said. The 71-year-old was found unresponsive and was declared dead at the scene. Police are investigating the death as a standard procedure. Foul play was not suspected and a preliminary investigation suggests Geils died of natural causes, Palma said. …

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China is dominating the world in esports earnings

April 11, 2017

The 2014 'League of Legends' All-Star tournament.Image: Jacques Brinon/AP/REX/Shutterstock As esports have evolved over the years, global player representation has soared, prize money has fluctuated, and games have come and gone. Now we get to see exactly how everything has changed over the past 10 years as esports have grown into the global phenomena that they are today. A project called “The Champions of Esports” by Unibet gives us a glimpse at the shifting and growing …

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‘Homeland’ pays off headline-fueled season with taut finale

April 10, 2017

(CNN)The following contains spoilers about “Homeland’s” sixth-season finale. More than most shows in the genre, “Homeland” operates in gray areas, avoiding facile solutions or easy answers. Where most dramas preoccupied with terrorism gravitate toward the good and bad, this one often deals in murky choices between the lesser of two evils. That was abundantly true of the season finale, which saw the end of what amounted to a coup attempt against the president-elect …

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CNN 10 – April 10, 2017

April 10, 2017

… half a million dollars. Its influences are everything from classic arcades to VR entertainment. And where else can you watch an SUV go bungee jumping? Amazing what people come up with off the big top of their heads. It might not be the greatest show on earth, but though the Two Bit costs more than two bits, it buys more than a shave and a haircut. And even if it follow circuitous logic, it puts new ideas in entertainment to the tech and the story brings us full circus on CNN 10. I’m Carl …

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The full specs for Microsoft’s Xbox Scorpio look like a big improvement

April 7, 2017

Image: Microsoft The name, the price, and the look are all still a mystery, but we do know one thing about Microsoft’s souped-up 4K Xbox with the cool “Project Scorpio” codename: It’s a beast of a machine. A peek inside the upcoming console compliments of Digital Foundry reveals the down-and-dirty hardware specs that Microsoft’s been openly teasing since E3 2016. And in terms of raw power, Scorpio appears to exceed the industry’s current high-water mark: …

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Where social media meets hard rock, a tale of two Mastodons

April 7, 2017

Rock and roll and social mediaImage: Mashable composite: Photo of Mastodon the band: Jimmy Hubbard/Warner Bros, Mastodon Logo/Mastodon As the buzz about new open-source social platform Mastodon spread round the internet, some not in the know might have been puzzled and asked themselves, “Wait, noted metal band Mastodon has their own social network?” SEE ALSO: No way out: You can’t delete a Mastodon account Rest assured, no, the platform and the band are two entirely …

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Barry Manilow on coming out and his secret marriage

April 6, 2017

(CNN)For years Barry Manilow kept his sexuality a secret, fearful of how fans might react. “I thought I would be disappointing them if they knew I was gay,” the legendary singer recently told People magazine. “So I never did anything.” These days Manilow is not only out but on the cover of People talking about his private life and love of 39 years, his manager Garry Kief. …

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‘The Walking Dead’ sets stage for war in tense season finale

April 3, 2017

(CNN)The following contains spoilers about “The Walking Dead’s” Season 7 finale. There was, finally, something cathartic about seeing Rick (Andrew Lincoln) and the coalition he had painstakingly, gradually assembled fight back against the brutal Negan (Jeffrey Dean Morgan) and the Saviors. Not that the battle really settled anything, since Negan managed to escape, rallying his massive army at the end by announcing, “We are going to war!” Since Negan first made his …

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