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Anthony Bourdain opened up about depression battle on Parts Unknown

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A world traveller and pundit who had much to say on food, politics and cultures, Bourdain's death has created ripples around the globe. Bourdain was in Haut-Rhin in France doing an episode of " Parts Unknown ". "He seemed happy, cheerful, he was joking and enjoying himself", the employee, who declined to give her name, said of Bourdain. People all over the world are grieving over the news and paying their respects to the chef's family and loved ones. Read More »

ABC Apologizes for ‘Quantico’ Episode

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Even after she had issued the apology, fans did not forgive her and said that it was 'damage control.' On the other hand, Priyanka found support amid the trolling. Chopra's character thwarts the plot after noticing a Hindu symbol - the rudraksha - on a chain worn by one of the terrorists. Posters have been printed saying: " Priyanka Chopra is a traitor, send her to Pakistan". Read More »

Hilary Duff Is Pregnant With Baby Number 2-See the Announcement

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As readers know, Duff has been dating her musical beau on and off for about two years. We're so happy for them! The Houston, Texas native has one son, Luca (6) with her ex-husband, Mike Comrie . "My new niece has arrived!" News, Hilary laughed: 'My mom was at Matt's birthday and she was like, "I just love him". "It's going so great", Duff said on "The Talk." "You're always on my side!' She's such a traitor". Read More »

Robert De Niro gets censored for saying ‘F- Trump’ at Tony Awards

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Actor Robert De Niro took the stage at the 72nd Annual Tony Awards Sunday night to introduce his friend Bruce Springsteen - but his introduction took a slight detour. Following the outburst, a CBS spokesperson told Deadline : "Mr. De Niro's comments were unscripted and unexpected". Later, Tony Awards hosts John Groban and Sara Bareiles walked out wearing beards. Read More »

IHOP reveals what IHOB will stand for

IHOP changed its name to IHOb this week as the company aims to advertise for its new selection of burgers - a shift for the sit-down chain known for its breakfasts. IHOB .com is a splash page with the company's logo. With the 8:30 a.m. announcement, Twitter let out a collective "What?!" "We're serious about the quality of food and our menu, and this name change really reflects that", the executive director of communications said. Read More »

Princess Charlotte, Prince George and Kate Middleton goof around at the polo

Luckily for the little royals, after behaving well on the balcony of Buckingham Palace, they were able to enjoy a fun day out at the with their mum Kate and let off some steam. You know the drill at this point - Kate wears something and it's an instant sell-out. Savannah Phillips trying to shut up Prince George . One person said: 'People are complaining because Prince George had a plastic gun I had a plastic gun when I was little guess what I grew out of it I didn't grow up to be ... Read More »

Robert De Niro yells 'F--k Trump' at Tony Awards

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Andrew dedicated his award to the LGBTQ community and referenced the case of a bakery that refused to bake a cake for a gay couple. Best Introduction: "I am handsome theater actress, Amy Schumer ", said Amy Schumer , introducing My Fair Lady , "a comedy about class and sexism", when Eliza Doolittle is taken under the wing of Henry Higgins, "mans-splaining expert on dialects". Read More »

Palace: Harry and Meghan to head Down Under later this year

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Meghan paired the look with Birks jewelry, which Dishaw said was "obviously now looking to be Meghan's jeweler of choice" and which were "a nice nod to her Canadian "roots" (whilst not being Canadian) while also still including more diamonds as befitting her new status". Read More »

Barack Obama pays tribute to celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain

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Bourdain's body was found in his French hotel room by close friend and fellow chef Éric Ripert . Ripert, Bourdain and the crew of the CNN show had travelled early last week to the medieval village of Kayserberg in northeastern France to film an episode on german shepherd food. Read More »

How to have tough conversations about mental health

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Bourdain's death was caused by suicide. Majority of those who died without known mental health conditions are male (84 percent) and by firearm (51 percent). So what can you do? Payson encourages people to ask about warning signs and seek out information because that may save a life. "A lot of times this is something that's been building up with people ", Marx said. Read More »

Vince Vaughn Arrested For DUI

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The police department tells Us that he is no longer in custody. The "Dodgeball" actor was subsequently arrested for driving under the influence and for resisting, delaying or obstructing officers, Sabosky said . If charged, this would be Vaughn's first DUI offense. Vaughn is known for his roles in such film's as "Swingers" and "The Wedding Crashers " and "Hacksaw Ridge". Read More »

Stranger Things is getting a prequel tie-in novel

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A new Stranger Things book series is on the way. The aptly-named Stranger Things: World Turned Upside Down: The Official Behind-The-Scenes Companion and an as-yet-untitled gift book offering advice, wisdom and warnings from the Stranger Things world for younger readers will arrive this fall, we're told. Read More »

Fans pay tribute to Bourdain at star's restaurant

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And a source told People that Bourdain had a taxing work schedule as he filmed " Parts Unknown " in the months before his death. He continued: "I pray he is at peace from the bottom of my heart. Shortly thereafter, the director signaled everyone inside the bar to take their respective positions, with Bourdain and his two guest panelists - Razon and Mindanao-based photojournalist Mark Navales - seated at the rightmost corner of the bar counter near the entrance. Read More »

Eunice Gayson, the First Bond Girl, Dies at 90

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Actress Eunice Gayson who played the first ever Bond girl has died aged 90. Her passing was noted on her official Twitter account , which stated: "We are very sad to learn that our dear Eunice passed away on 8 June". "No" - died Friday. according to her official Twitter page. "I admire your luck, Mr ...?" "The day took off from that moment - he was so relaxed", Gayson noted. Read More »

Tyson Fury is Back, Stops Seferi in Pure Mismatch

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Speaking in the ring straight after the fight, Fury promised the boxing world that better is to come in 2018. "I learned that two-and-a-half years out of the ring was a long time". Fury is likely to face a tougher opponent in his next fight set for September in a division now ruled by world title holders Anthony Joshua and Deontay Wilder. Read More »

Kanye & Kid Cudi to Stream 'Kids See Ghost' Album Release Party

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While the launch party takes place tonight (June 7) in Los Angeles, CA, Kanye West and Kid Cudi are ensuring that those not attendance won't get FOMO (fear of missing out). " Freeee (Ghost Town Part 2 )" opens with an inspirational quote from the early 20th-century pan-Africanist Marcus Garvey before the rap duo respectively say that they have found peace. Read More »

Son of Ryan O'Neal and Farrah Fawcett charged with attempted murder

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Authorities had identified him as the suspect in a 7-Eleven robbery. Redmond O'Neal is being held in connection with a violent crime spree in southern California that unfolded in May. Police said that footage from a surveillance video camera captured a man who looked a lot like O'Neal walking away from the scene. 'However, once paramedics arrived, the paramedics discovered that the victim had sustained serious stab wounds to the left side of his body, ' it read. Read More »

Trump says doctors ordered Melania not to travel with him

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First lady Melania Trump's almost one-month absence from the public eye has stoked wild conspiracy theories about where she could be and the status of her health. In a statement after the president's comments , Grisham stood by her earlier comments. Speaking to reporters from the South Lawn of the White House before taking off for the G7 Friday morning, President Trump explained why his wife won't be joining him. Read More »

Anthony Bourdain hanged himself with bathrobe belt, prosecutor says

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Sharing a photo of his rare outing with Bourdain - while enjoying Vietnamese noodles and "cold Hanoi beer", Obama reminisced how "Tony" [Bourdain] made everyone "a little less afraid of the unknown". "Of all the professions, after all, few people are less suited to be suddenly thrown into the public eye than chefs". And it all started with an incendiary article he wrote, an insider's expose of the world of haute cuisine, which crackled with informed snarkiness, and was published in The ... Read More »

Why Prince Louis Was Missing from Today's Trooping the Colour Event

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As she stood in front of Kate Middleton and Prince William waving, the little royal appeared to stumble backwards - as if she fell off a small step she was standing on. The 3-year-old royal was looking at her Royal Air Force booklet, excitedly playing with Prince George and a couple other smaller members of the royal family, and looking up to see the next plane fly by when she lost her balance and started to fall backward. Read More »

How to get help for someone who might be suicidal

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Suicide rates are up 31 percent over the last 15 years, and many employees, underpaid and overworked, are stressed. Reidenberg understands the complexities of suicides, pointing out there are nearly always multiple causes, including mental illnesses, substance abuse, a life change such as a job loss or a break up. Read More »

Trooping the Colour: Queen Elizabeth celebrates 92nd birthday

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As part of the Trooping the Colour celebrations, Prince George , four, and Princess Charlotte , three, joined the royal family on the balcony at Buckingham Palace. The Countess of Wessex, Princess Eugenie, Princess Beatrice and Lady Louise Windsor are also attending the Trooping the Colour ceremony. She was christened in Sandringham shortly after, and has been a regular fixture during the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's official visits. Read More »

A ‘Game Of Thrones’ prequel has been ordered by HBO

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OK, ready to know what the buzzed-about prequel will be about? It will reportedly focus on the GoT world's transition from the Age of Heroes to a time of darkness, revealing bad secrets in Westeros' history and potentially the true origins of the White Walkers. Read More »

Michael Myers Has Returned! The HALLOWEEN Trailer is Upon Us!

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I certainly hope so. With Blumhouse on production duties and Carpenter himself getting an executive producer credit, the pedigree is there for this to be a worthy return for one of the all-time horror greats. Devotees of the Halloween franchise will likely know that Laurie technically already had another daughter - Jamie Lloyd, played by Danielle Harris. Read More »

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood adds three new characters

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Both are struggling to make it in a Hollywood they no longer recognize. Pacino will play the role of Marvin Schwarz, Rick's agent. The film is set in Los Angeles in 1969, following Rick Dalton ( Leonardo DiCaprio ), former star of a Western TV series, his longtime stunt double Cliff Booth ( Brad Pitt); and Rick's very famous next-door neighbor, Sharon Tate ( Margot Robbie ). Read More »