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Trump breaks silence on Roseanne race row, attacks ABC

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But I've got a better idea. While this isn't plausible in the slightest, Barr is hoping to retaliate against ABC for cancelling her sitcom . She got bronchitis, she was overworked, I think she was stressing the f-k out. It's the most gawd terrible painful thing. "I begged them not to cancel the show". Arnold, who was married to Roseanne from 1990-94, said the drama could have been avoided if someone kept Roseanne's phone away from her, but nobody was successful-or, perhaps, ... Read More »

Melania Trump dismisses conspiracy theories, says she's 'feeling great'

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Trump hasn't been seen in public since May 10 in Maryland, when she and the president welcomed home three American detainees from their captivity in North Korea. "Sadly, we deal with conspiracy theories all the time - so this is nothing new, just more silly nonsense", said Grisham, brushing off a rumor making the rounds that Trump has moved back to New York City . Read More »

Controversy Roseanne Barr Forgives Costars Sara Gilbert, Michael Fishman

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Now that's a great marketer. Roseanne continued tweeting: "He said: what were you thinking when you did this? I understand, tho. It's ok". But just like he did when it came to Charlottesville, Donald Trump bypassed the obvious answer - condemning Barr's racist tweet - and opted for something more convoluted and MUCH less appropriate. Read More »

Topeka Sears closing in September

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USA Today reports that the company plans to reveal the list of store closures on Thursday. The two remaining Sears stores in Western New York dodged a bullet Thursday. "The demise of Sears has felt like a prolonged drip, drip, drip", said Mark Hamrick, an analyst for Bankrate.com. "Essentially, it has been injury by a thousand cuts, whether by failing to staff stores to provide customers with good experiences or by failing to stock better quality merchandise in its stores". Read More »

Kim Kardashian goes to the White House

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Like Kardashian West , Kushner has advocated strongly for criminal justice and prison reform. But the 37-year-old celebrity also got to meet the president over the issue at the Oval Office. Johnson's 63rd birthday fell on the day of the White House meeting. On Thursday, he granted a full pardon to conservative filmmaker Dinesh D'Souza and said he was thinking of pardoning style maven Martha Stewart and commuting the sentence of disgraced former Illinois Gov. Read More »

Roseanne blames Ambien for tweet; drug maker replies

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Barr compared Jarrett to " Planet of the Apes " and the Muslim Brotherhood, then claimed she was just joking. However, Roseanne conceded that there was no defence for her inflammatory tweet and has offered an apology to Jarrett. Despite the show's high ratings, ABC canceled it within hours and issued a statement saying " Roseanne's Twitter statement is abhorrent, repugnant and inconsistent with our values". Read More »

Top Gun 2 Begins Filming

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Holy Maverick! Tom Cruise surprised fans everywhere by revealing the first photo from " Top Gun 2 " on the first day of production. But let's break down what we know about the sequel so far. Joseph Kosinski is directing. In the 1986 film, Goose died after hitting his head when he and Maverick were forced to eject from their F-14 in a scene that left most cinema-goers in bits. Read More »

Brigitte Nielsen expecting fifth child at 54

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She posted a photo of her baby bump and wrote, "Family getting larger #me #family #brigittenielsen #babybump". "On Friday, the star posted an adorable throwback to Instagram - showing a rare insight into three of her sons" early years. She is a mother of four sons, who are all over 20 years of age. The blonde beauty was also previously in a relationship with rapper Flavor Flav from 2003 to 2005 and had a one year romance with Arnold Schwarzenegger . Read More »

Roseanne is what happens when you feed the trolls

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But after Barr's tweet that likened Jarrett, who is black, to a cross between the Muslim Brotherhood and the "Planet of the Apes," ABC canceled the show in a one-sentence statement from network entertainment president Channing Dungey . Read More »

Sanju trailer launch: Rajkumar Hirani reveals Anushka Sharma's role in the movie

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Watch the trailer here . Sanju , a film based on the colourful life of Sanjay Dutt , had the actor inundated with multiple calls and messages from his close friends and family soon after the release of Sanju trailer. He knows how to bring out the emotions. The scene shows replicates that situation and this scene will make you feel bad for him. Raju has added the right kind of humour. Read More »

Is Kendall Jenner Dating NBA Star Ben Simmons?

Many social media users and columnists have warned that Ben Simmons could be "risking it all" with this new relationship. According to a source, the couple caught up with friends at Manhattan restaurant Vandal a week ago and were seen getting lunch at Beverly Hills Hotel just this week. Read More »

ABC cancels 'Roseanne' following star's racist tweet

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The president tweeted that Disney CEO Bob Iger should apologize to Trump for past comments about him made on ABC because Iger had apologized to Valerie Jarrett , the subject of Roseanne Barr's racist tweet . "I think we have to turn it into a teaching moment", Jarrett said. It was 2 in the morning and I was ambien tweeting-it was memorial day too-i went 2 far & do not want it defended-it was egregious Indefensible [sic]. Read More »

'Roseanne' Wasn't a Big Moneymaker for ABC. Here's Why

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White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders spoke on everything from Roseanne Barr to the Federal Bureau of Investigation during Wednesday's press briefing, but it was a question by a child reporter named Benje Choucroun that rattled her most . Read More »

Migrant Children At The Border

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To do so, Miller said , Congress needs to pass laws to increase the number of immigration detention centers, so families can be incarcerated together as they await deportation. But Trump seized on the error. "They thought it was recent pictures in order to make us look bad, but backfires", the president continued. "Dems must agree to Wall and new Border Protection for good of country ..." Congress is heading toward an immigration showdown in the House as Republican moderates force a ... Read More »

Roseanne Barr: "I'm Not a Racist, Just an Idiot"

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Its more serious side effects involve what Barr said she experienced - that is, "getting out of bed while not being fully awake and do [ing] an activity that you do not know you are doing", according to the label. An hour later, she signed off saying goodnight, but this morning started a fresh round of responses, including one that is more supportive of Gilbert. Read More »

Sixers' Ben Simmons dating Kendall Jenner

An apparent insider told the publication the pair have been dating "for a few weeks". The source said, "Security measures seemed to have been taken to ensure Kendall and Ben enjoyed their night hassle-free". Ben Simmons , on the other hand, is now on vacation after the Philadelphia 76ers were sent crashing out of the playoffs in the second round by the Celtics. Read More »

Lupe Fiasco Gives Context to Drake’s Blackface Photo

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The one Pusha has as the cover is connected to another one, but it's cropped off. The one you saw is happy; the other is dark and sad. Drake may be catching major heat for an unearthed photo of the hip-hop star in blackface, but the motivation behind the controversial pic was actually meant to highlight the representation of race and its role in the expectations of artistic expression, and we're told Drake stands by the message. Read More »

Kim Kardashian is Headed to the White House Today

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It's the latest development in the case after it became national news last year when Kim brought the 62-year-old's plight to the world stage via Twitter and her 60 million followers. First, Trump granted a posthumous pardon to former boxing heavyweight champion Jack Johnson - the first black man to achieve that status - after his great-great niece and movie star Sylvester Stallone submitted pleas. Read More »

‘Deadliest Catch’ captain Blake Painter found dead in his OR home

Clatsop County Sheriff Tom Bergin told several news outlets that there were no signs of foul play or suspicious circumstances, but authorities are awaiting toxicology results before announcing a cause of death. Painter, an expert crab fisherman, appeared on Season 2 and part of Season 3 from 2006 to 2007 before deciding to leave " Deadliest Catch ". At the time, he was also charged with unlawful possession of heroin, tampering with physical evidence, and reckless driving. Read More »

Roseanne Barr lashes out at TV son following cancellation

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Barr took to Twitter to apologize for the racist slur saying , "I apologize to Valerie Jarrett and to all Americans". She added: "Not giving excuses for what I did (tweeted) but I've done weird stuff while on ambien-cracked eggs on the wall at 2am etc". Read More »

ABC cancels 'Roseanne' following Roseanne Barr's racist Twitter rant

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Her TV daughter Sara Gilbert - who said on Tuesday that Barr's comments were "abhorrent" - was a frequent target of posts by Barr's supporters, including one who called Gilbert a "backstabber". On the program, which airs Tuesday night, Jarrett added, "I'm fine". "I'm anxious about all the people out there who don't have a circle of friends and followers who came to their defense", Jarrett said at the town hall. Read More »

Royal wedding: Meghan and Harry to take romantic honeymoon to 'royals retreat'

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A report in Telegraph UK says, "The cabin is nicknamed "the Royal retreat" and can cost from around £2,000 up to around £5,000 a night, according to online booking websites ". It's not yet been announced where they will honeymoon, but rumours of Africa or Canada have been floating around. Not only did Meghan Markle wear a gown by the same designer as her historic counterpart to the same chapel 46 years later, but she also, according to the Daily Mail , travelled in the same vehicle. Read More »

What you need to know about Pusha T’s merciless Drake diss

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Drake is yet to reply to the diss track. Pusha T used an old photo of Drake in blackface to promote his new song about his nemesis, and fans are NOT happy about it. He adds: " Adonis is your son/And he deserves more than an Adidas press run, that's real/Love that baby, respect that girl/Forget she's a pornstar, let her be your world". Read More »

Deadliest Catch star Blake Painter found dead aged 38

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According to the TMZ account, a friend of Painter's contacted authorities after not having heard from Painter for a few days. Police found prescription pills in the house, but it's not clear if they were a cause in his death, reports said. Read More »

Famous painting damaged in vodka-fuelled attack

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But some Russian historians dispute the idea that Ivan murdered his son, and President Vladimir Putin said past year it was unclear if the tsar was guilty or not. In 2016 an art gallery shut an exhibit of work by USA photographer Jack Sturges after a pro-Kremlin senator labeled the images child abuse and a protester threw urine at them. Read More »

Halsey Slams Ivanka Trump For Tone Deaf Post Amid Missing Immigrant Children

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This means that the Justice Department, which has jurisdiction over all immigration courts, will criminally prosecute those crossing illegally. "These children are not "lost"; their sponsors - who are usually parents or family members and in all cases have been vetted for criminality and ability to provide for them - simply did not respond or could not be reached when this voluntary call was made", HHS Deputy Secretary Eric Hargan said in a May 28 statement . Read More »