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Game of Thrones Wins Ultimate Put-On-Stamp Accolade

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Highlighting the prominence of British stars among the cast, the stamps feature actors Kit Harington , who plays Jon Snow, and Emilia Clarke (Daenerys Targaryen) among others. Arya Stark and the direwolves now have their own stamps, along with the Night King, White Walkers, dragons, giants, and several " Game of Thrones " human characters. Read More »

Egyptian-American Hoda Kotb Named the Co-Anchor of NBC's 'Today'

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Kotb has filled in for Lauer since his ousting, and will continue to host her "Kathie Lee & Hoda" segment despite her new responsibilities as co-anchor. The addition of the casual final hour of the show was an instant success, and Kotb won a Daytime Emmy for her work in 2010. Kotb was hired as a correspondent on Dateline in 1998. Read More »

Eminem, Jack White, Travis Scott Slated for Governors Ball 2018

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Made up of Pharrell Williams, Chad Hugo, and Shay Haley, the trio's performance will mark N.E.R.D.'s first New York City performance since 2010. Plus, the Gaslight Anthem will reunite to perform their 2008 album The '59 Sound in its entirety, hailed by critics as one of the best albums of that year. Read More »

Cuomo delivers eighth State of the State address Wednesday at 1 pm

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These include New York, New Jersey and California. "By taxing our state and local taxes, they made us less competitive and they are helping other states at our expense", Cuomo said. The governor's proposal was drawn up following the mass shootings in Las Vegas and Texas, where Cuomo said the gunmen in each shooting had a record of violence against women or threatening violence against women. Read More »

WWE Championship match booked for the Royal Rumble

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It was the latest twist in the McMahon-Bryan saga that's been playing out over on the blue brand for the past number of months - Bryan left with the last laugh this week as he made the announcement following Zayn's win over Styles in a non-title match. Read More »

Meghan Markle's sister lashes out over royal wedding rumours

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A new video has emerged showing rare footage of Meghan Markle as a little girl - and she's so adorable! A source told the outlet that the 36-year-old is determined to stick to her guns when it comes to wedding decisions. They want to involve their friends and family as much in as much as possible throughout the day. "She's not picked a chief bridesmaid , she's chosen a maid of honor ", the source adds. Read More »

The X Factor's Honey G Unveils Incredible Makeover

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But despite her insecurities she was more than happy to undergo the transformation, leaving viewers completely shocked when her new look was revealed - showing an nearly completely different woman. We take a look at the hottest babes to take part in the famous X Factor . But fans couldn't believe Honey's dramatic transformation as the team made a decision to glam her up. Read More »

Hip-hop is more popular than rock for the first time ever

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Overall consumption of albums, songs and audio on-demand streaming grew 12.5% year over year. R&B and Hip-Hop dominated 2017, but pop singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran was the artist that everyone listened to the most according to the data collected by Nielsen Music. Read More »

'Game of Thrones' season eight to premiere in 2019

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It did not specify the month. This fantasy series is HBO's biggest hit ever with some 30 million viewers in the United States alone and billions of fans worldwide. "Writers for the new season are David Benioff and D B Weiss, Bryan Cogman and Dave Hill", it added. Some of its seven episodes were more than an hour long. Read More »

Ridley Scott circling Merlin movie at Disney

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Veteran fantasy scripter Philippa Boyens- the Oscar-winning co-writer on Peter Jackson's Lord of the Rings movies- is set to pen the feature. Though the outlet indicates that an official deal has yet to be closed, insiders with knowledge of the situation are under the assumption that Scott will indeed sign on for The Merlin Saga . Read More »

Colbert gears up for Trump's 'Dishonest Media Awards' with Times Square billboard

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Colbert is asking to be considered for the "fakes dishonesty" and "least Breitbarty" categories. "Stay tuned!", Trump tweeted. Catch up instantly on the best stories happening as they unfold. In a separate tweet after his "dishonest media awards" announcement, he told his followers to watch Hannity that night. Or, as we call 'em in the biz, the Fakies. Read More »

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle's wedding 'to boost UK economy'

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Markle has been quite candid about her relationship with her family , and the only one she is extremely close with is Ragland. It should be noted that technically, neither Prince Harry nor Meghan will have a true best man or maid of honor As Marlene Koenig, a European royal expert, told Town & Country , the title of best man isn't a thing in royal circles. Read More »

Caitlyn Jenner Lashes out at Piers Morgan for 'Disrespectful' Joke

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Speaking about Caitlyn's claims in her memoir, Kris previously said there were "two truths", adding that for "more than half the marriage it was like ... Having slammed his remarks, Caitlyn backs Piers into an apology, telling him she considered suicide before undergoing gender reassignment. Piers said: 'Tell me if I am going to far, but do you have sex now?' "I spent 23 years carting them around". Read More »

Justin Timberlake Announces 'Filthy' New Song

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Here's everything you need to know about Justin's new album! The Neptunes , Chris Stapleton , and Alicia Keys are also listed as collaborators on the album. Timberlake announced his new album on Tuesday , revealing that it was inspired by his wife, Jessica Biel , and their son, Silas. The world's biggest star, Justin Timberlake , is inviting all of us to make 2018 downright " Filthy! ". Read More »

Khloé Kardashian Already Knows What She Wants to Name Her Baby

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Still, KoKo is doing her best to embrace her changing body. The two finally played a game of " Pregnancy Brain", a spin-off of Ellen's " Burning Questions". "[I got] a lot [of advice from my sisters]". "I've gotten to the point". As of yet, Kylie Jenner and her team have remained completely silent regarding all speculation to her rumoured pregnancy. Read More »

Mickey Gilley, Son Michael Involved in Car Accident

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Gilley will resume his normal touring schedule on January 20 with a show at the Orange Blossom Opry in Weirsdale, Fla. Pasadena honky-tonky legend Gilley opened up the famous Gilley's nightclub with area entrepreneur Sherwood Cryer in the early 1970s. Read More »

Jeopardy! host Alex Trebek recovering from head surgery

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Trebek says in the video, "I expect to be back in the studio taping more 'Jeopardy!' programs very, very soon". Trebek is expected to make a full recovery. Taping of the show's College Championship, which was scheduled to be filmed now, was delayed and will tape in March before airing in April. Wearing a Jeopardy! baseball cap, yellow sweater and jeans, a subdued Trebek, 77, left a video message on the Jeopardy! . Read More »

Here Is Fox's New Channel Name After The Disney Acquisition

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The network itself is remaining a Fox property, while numerous shows that fans have come to love, from The X-Files to The Simpsons , have themselves fallen under Disney's control. "I'm interested in seeing what that company is going to look like before I decide where to go", Murphy said. But for now, it's "business as usual", the executives repeatedly said, with the Disney deal not expected to close for 12 to 18 months. Read More »

Muscle Shoals Icon/FAME Studios Producer Rick Hall Dies at 85

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Later in his career, Hall collaborated with mainstream pop acts like the Osmonds , Paul Anka and Tom Jones . The facility's in-house session musicians, known both as The Swampers and the Muscle Shoals Rhythm Section, assisted in the making of scores of hit records throughout the 1960s and 1970s. Read More »

Ugandan president signs bill removing presidential age limit

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Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has signed into law the controversial constitutional amendment bill that removes the presidential age limit of 75 years, an official said here on Tuesday. On Dec. 20, Uganda's parliament passed the law with the majority of lawmakers voting in favor . In his end of year message, Museveni welcomed the passing of the "age limit" bill, and praised the 317 legislators who supported the amendments saying they played a great role when the country was at a ... Read More »

Frozen biscuit dough recalled because possible Listeria contamination

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No illnesses have yet been reported. According to new release, the T. Marzetti Company voluntarily recalled all "best By" dates of products that were distributed in South Carolina, North Carolina, Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia. Read More »

Viral videos show gang attack on French police officers

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When the police tried to intervene, they too were set upon. A gang of violent partygoers brutally beat a female French police officer on New Year's Eve, and a viral video of the incident has enraged people across France and the rest of the world, but the suspects are still at large. Read More »

Southerners Deal With Frozen Pipes Following Deep Freeze

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Most homes in Southern Illinois are built to withstand the bitterly cold winters, Morrison said, but one home with a frozen line didn't have a chance. Disconnect garden hoses, shut off and drain water from pipes leading outside. Orange Water and Sewer Authority is urging residents it serves in southern Orange County to take steps to decrease the possibility of frozen and burst water pipes, which the utility says can cause "water loss and significant property damage". Read More »

Texans GM Rick Smith taking 'extended leave of absence'

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Gaine was hired away from the Texans by Bills GM Brandon Beane this past offseason after spending three years with the Texans as Director of Pro Personnel and Director of Player Personnel (2014-2016). Watt and rookie quarterback Deshaun Watson have contributed heavily to the Texans' struggles. There may not be a shakeup on the sidelines for the Houston Texans after all. Read More »

2 dead, 13 hospitalized in Tokyo after choking on mochi

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Two people died and 13 others were hospitalized in Tokyo on Monday after choking on mochi , glutinous rice cakes which are a popular food during the New Year holidays. Many more end up in critical condition in hospitals across the country. As people aged 65 or over make up almost a third of Japan's 127-million population, Japanese companies have tried to produce mochi that can be consumed with less risk, including in the recipe an enzyme that makes them less sticky, as The Guardian ... Read More »

New 'Fifty Shades Freed' Trailer Offers More Wealth Porn

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Grey". Universal has released a new Fifty Shades Freed trailer . "Grey", the voice states . If you've read the books, you know that Ana and hunky sadist husband Christian Grey have at least two kids in the book franchise, but that doesn't mean the trailer doesn't pack a punch with its big reveal. Read More »