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Samantha Bee Fires Back at #MeToo Critics, Addresses Aziz Ansari Accusations

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As the inevitable backlash to the #MeToo movement continues to gather momentum, Samantha Bee and the Full Frontal team chose to address what Bee called the #YouTooLoud movement on Wednesday night. But instead, she targeted a 23-year-old woman in one of the most vulnerable moments of her life, someone she's never f-- met before, for a little attention. Read More »

After 'monkey hoodie' scandal, H&M hires diversity leader

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The ad led to global outrage. Now, H&M has announced that the company has hired what they are calling a "diversity leader" to help ensure that such a mistake won't happen again. Social media users widely condemned the company, and artists The Weeknd and G-Eazy cut ties with the retailer. At the time of the incident, the company said the photo was "accidental in nature, but this doesn't mean we don't take it extremely seriously or understand the upset and discomfort it has caused". Read More »

Golden Globes 2018: Inspiring quotes by Oprah Winfrey to Reese Witherspoon

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Speaking to Entertainment Tonight , King said: "I have people calling me - very important names that I won't name - who said, 'I will be her campaign manager". "His tie was white and of course his skin was black and I had never seen a black man being celebrated like that", Winfrey said . "She knew exactly what she wanted to say, and she knew exactly how she wanted to say it", King said. Read More »

Dolores O'Riordan, voice of The Cranberries, dies at 46

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Irish President Michael D. Higgins said her death was "a big loss" to the Irish arts community and he reflected on his initial introduction to the late vocalist through a Limerick politician. O'Riordan's distinctive Irish lilt and yodel helped fuel the Cranberries' rapid rise in the early 1990s with global hits "Linger", "Dreams" and " Zombie ". Read More »

Father deported to Mexico after 30 years in United States tells his story

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An uncle brought him to the U.S.at age 10. Never was he in any legal trouble, yet he was forced to move to a country he didn't know. Rep. Debbie DingellDeborah (Debbie) Ann DingellDem rep: We need more info before we pursue Trump impeachment Dem rep: I'll work with Trump on infrastructure if he works with us John Dingell at GW Hospital after fall MORE (D-Mich.) announced on Thursday that she will bring the wife of Jorge Garcia, who was deported after 30 years in the USA, to ... Read More »

WWE Says They Aren't Bringing Hulk Hogan Back

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Hogan would presumably challenge Scott in the Republican primary. I think that I'm part of that company from the ground up. "I don't know if they want me back", Hogan said. "Right now, this moment, it's a flat-out no". Hogan was purportedly caught on tape in 2015 using racial epithets to describe his daughter's boyfriend, and then said he was "a racist to a point", according to the New York Daily News . Read More »

Kris Jenner Drops $10K on Baby Gear For Kim Kardashian's New Girl

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Ever since Kim Kardashian and Kanye West welcomed their third baby , fans have been wondering about her name. Kim adds that she is "so grateful for modern technology" and the woman that carried their baby to term. To find out more about how it felt to become a mother via a surrogate, head over to her website for more as the star went into much more detail. The surrogate has remained anonymous, and Kardashian has said that although she was hard to find, she was worth the wait. Read More »

Freeform to Bring Back 'Party of Five'

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Freeform has given a put pilot order in for a series reboot, according to Deadline . The new version offers a twist on the original Fox series, in which the five Salinger siblings had to raise themselves after their parents were killed by a drunk driver. Read More »

Prince William debuts a buzzed haircut

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Arriving at the hospital, Prince William surprised onlookers with a glistening strip of scalp in place of his trademark receding hairline and "sunroof". "Now in my case, I can see his". The royal was pictured with noticeably longer hair during a visit to Coventry with the Duchess of Cambridge earlier this week. Read More »

Grandparents say 'God called' on Perris couple to have so many children

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Police said the couple's children range in age from two to twenty-nine years old. A combination photo of David Allen Turpin and Louise Ann Turpin as they appear in booking photos in Riverside County. "They looked very unnutrioned [sic], very white, like they never got sun at all", Wendy Martinez said. Robert Perkins said when he complimented some of the family building a nativity scene in their front garden "they didn't say a word". Read More »

In shutdown politics, Democrats have the upper hand

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Republicans don't, but they need Democratic support to get any spending bill through the Senate. Dreamers are hoping for the alternate possibility: that Senate Democrats will say they can't support a bill that doesn't address DACA, even if it means a government shutdown until Congress comes to an immigration deal. Read More »

Nancy Pelosi Is the RuPaul's Drag Race Fan You Didn't Know About

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Her appearance has already taped, but we couldn't pry any spoilers out of her about what to expect when the series begins January 25. A mystery tenth queen is expected to join the competition. Pelosi is a "fierce servant of our nation (and) " Drag Race's " mission is to teach the children and honor those who fight on our behalf", Barbato said in an email to CNN. Read More »

Sebastian Gorka was White House aide while a fugitive from Hungarian justice

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Wanted for "firearm or ammunition abuse", Gorka's warrant was issued in September 2016 and was in place during the entirety of his duration with President Donald Trump's administration. When asked to comment by BuzzFeed , Gorka declined. "I don't talk to BuzzFeed , thank you". Gorka, who, according to a recent interview , doesn't leave the house unless he's armed and kitted out like a mercenary in a conflict zone even though he lives in the Virginia suburbs, alleged he had forgotten the ... Read More »

Concert Announcement: Jack White includes Vancouver stop on 2018 tour

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Beyond the US and Canada, White is also scheduled to perform in Amsterdam, Paris, and London. Verified fan registration is available at http://jackwhite.tmverifiedfan.com/ . He released two songs from the album on January 10, "Connected by Love" and "Respect Commander". Watch the brand new music video, directed by Pasqual Gutierrez. Read More »

Stars Are Auctioning Off Their Globes Gowns to Benefit Time's Up

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Reese Witherspoon , Meryl Streep , Nicole Kidman and Viola Davis' all-black Golden Globe gowns will be sold to boost the coffers of the Time's Up legal fund. Now, less than two weeks after the show, you have an opportunity to own a bit of this red carpet history yourself - and help raise funds for the Time's Up Legal Defense Fund while doing so. Read More »

BOOM: This is what a government funding request should look like

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The $145 million budget estimate is roughly equal to what Richard Cordray , who was appointed by Obama as the first permanent director of the bureau, requested for the CFPB in the second quarter of 2017. In 2014 he called it a "sick, sad joke" and he announced Tuesday that the bureau would "reconsider" a planned CFPB rule to regulate predatory payday lenders . Read More »

Rupert Murdoch recovering at home after painful back injury

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I suspect it has been better than mine. The email said Murdoch will be working from home for weeks because of the "painful back injury" he suffered shortly after New Year. The trial could have influenced a merger watchdog now investigating Murdoch's plan for 21st Century Fox to buy Sky for £11.7bn. A spokesman for 21st Century Fox said the company is not commenting on the report, which said that Murdoch had to be helicoptered off of his son's boat and was taken to a hospital in Los Angeles. Read More »

Facebook wants everyone to join the Watch Party

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The group-watching experience dovetails with Facebook's return to its roots - friends and family sharing updates with each other - that Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg announced January 11. "This year we are thinking about how to bring what makes Facebook Live so special-the interactivity and the community-to more video experiences on Facebook", wrote Facebook vice president of product Fidji Simo in a post. Read More »

Cardi B Reportedly Signs Her First Movie Deal

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Not even Beyonce has done this before. Rising rap star Cardi B has reportedly landed her first film role. Billboard reports the Bronx rapper now joins the ranks with Drake and Kendrick Lamar , who are the only artists to reach her profound tier for the most synchronous top 10 songs. Read More »

Justin Timberlake References Trump, #MeToo, Black Lives Matter in 'Supplies' Video

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The rest of the visual treatment ends up being much more interesting than the song itself, and the special effects, large sets, as well as dozens of backup dancers and actors all make for an interesting watch, if not a listen. As soon as Timberlake announced that he had a new record coming out called Man of the Woods , he made it clear that being outdoors, in areas like Memphis where he grew up, has been part of his inspiration. Read More »

New film, '12 Strong', retells true story of 9/11 heroes

I'm done. I won't be playing the character again". Usually it's me supporting him and now, this time, I have a role here. "I asked some of the military advisers, 'OK, what's the most accurate way of doing it?' and they just laughed". The movie's been in the works for five years, and in fact is adapted from the 2009 Doug Stanton book The Horse Soldiers about special forces operating in northern Afghanistan in the early days of the war, just a few weeks after 9/11. Read More »

Shenzhen to host WTA Finals for a decade

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The lucrative, long-term deal - announced by the Womens Tennis Association on Thursday - deepens the tour's commitment to China, a crucial market, and will increase the event's total prize money to US$14 million in 2019, which is double the current amount. Read More »

President Trump asked doctor for cognitive test

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Democratic Sen. Dick Durbin of IL, who confirmed Trump's language at last Thursday's meeting, indicated one sticking point in immigration negotiations was the president's insistence that Congress appropriate all the money he wants to build a border wall with Mexico this year - rather than spreading the appropriations and construction out over a longer period. Read More »

US Economy, Inflation Growing at Sustainable Pace

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Regional Federal Reserve banks are reporting modest-to-moderate growth in economic activity in late 2017 and bright prospects for 2018, though loan demand - particularly from households - continues to decline. The central bank raised rates three times in 2017 against a backdrop of steady growth and low unemployment. Prices increased modestly to moderately across most Districts. Read More »

Bannon Will Avoid Grand Jury in Mueller Investigation

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A spokesman for Mueller declined to comment on the CNN report. White House lawyers to date have prided themselves on their cooperation with Mueller, making documents and witnesses available upon request without asserting privileges that could slow the investigation in a protracted legal fight. Read More »