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Big & Rich member slams Nike over Colin Kaepernick ad

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While the move by Nike may have come as a surprise to some, Yahoo Sports reported that Adidas and Puma were among multiple brands that had conversations about potentially building around Kaepernick if Nike failed to renew his deal. While many are applauding Nike over its decision to feature Colin Kaepernick in a new ad campaign, country singer John Rich isn't clapping on the sidelines. Read More »

Nike shares dip as Colin Kaepernick ad spurs boycott

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Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback and known activist Colin Kaepernick is now being sponsored by Nike , even though he has still yet to find an National Football League roster. Some people have gone extreme and burned their shoes, while others have cut the logo out of their gear - but are still wearing it? Last week an arbitrator said Kaepernick had enough evidence to take the suit to trial. Read More »

Trump ramps up attacks on NBC, CNN, vows review of licences

NBC News has defended its handling of the story. The chairman of NBC News, Andrew Lack, waded into the matter of how the network had handled its reporting on Harvey Weinstein for the first time Monday. He still disagrees vehemently with NBC's decision to back away from the story. "However, we've watched with disappointment as unfounded intimations and accusations have travelled through media circles". Read More »

Buzz Aldrin Criticizes Armstrong Biopic With US Flag Tweet

First Man , starring Canadian actor Ryan Gosling as Neil Armstrong, has come under heavy criticism for being unpatriotic and "un-American". That last hashtag indicates that Aldrin was posting the images at least in part to celebrate the upcoming 50th anniversary of the first moon landing, but the others make it pretty clear without directly referencing the film that he's responding in some way to the flag controversy, adding a little bit of fuel to a fire that social media is still stoking ... Read More »

Geoffrey Owens Speaks Out After Being Job-Shamed

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Insecure actress Amanda Seales hopped on Instagram to defend Owens and call out Fox News and other outlets for trying to shame the man for getting honest work. "It's quite astounding." When asked how he dealt with the negative press at first, Owens claimed he barely had time to feel attacked before he was defended. Read More »

Monica Lewinsky storms out of interview after being asked about Bill Clinton

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At that point, Lewinsky shut things down. "I'm so sorry. I'm not going to be able to do this", said the 44-year-old as she quickly exited the stage. Ms Lewinsky was 22 when she became romantically involved with the then president, who was 27 years her senior. Behind the stage, Levi could be heard saying, "Sorry Monica, I didn't think it was insulting". Read More »

Kim Kardashian Denies Hooking Up with Drake: "Never Happened"

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During an episode of Everyday Struggle , DJ Akademiks stated that he believed Kanye West put an end to the beef between Drake and Pusha-T, as he speculated Drake had something over the "Stronger" rapper. The track in specific, which features Travis Scott , contains the lyrics "I crept down the block, made a right, cut the lights, paid the price". According to TMZ , Drake and Kim Kardashian have a number of mutual friends and live in close proximity in Calabasas. Read More »

Garland’s stolen ruby slippers from ‘Wizard of Oz’ are found

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Authorities recovered a pair of the iconic ruby red slippers worn in the original " The Wizard of Oz " film, wrapping up a years-long search for the sparkly kicks. "Value today. the last pair sold for $2 million privately". The FBI planned to announce details of how the shoes were found at a news conference Tuesday. Read More »

The Witcher: Henry Cavill to Star as Geralt in Netflix Series

Henry Cavill has just been confirmed to be the actor portraying Geralt of Rivia in Netflix's adaptation of The Witcher . Cavill, a massive fan of Sapkowski's series of fantasy short stories and novels about the witcher Geralt of Rivia, now stars opposite Tom Cruise in the hit Mission Impossible - Fallout which has earned over $649 million worldwide. Read More »

Rachael Bland writes memoir for son Freddie after cancer prognosis

Rachael wrote: 'In the words of the legendary Frank S - I'm afraid the time has come my friends. Her BBC podcast You, Me and the Big C , has won a huge following for its candid approach to sickness and mortality. Au revoir my friends. Recalling the moment she received the phone call with the news while with her young son Freddie , Rachael wrote in her blog: "My heart raced as I answered it, knowing a phone call did not bode well". Read More »

Victoria Beckham, children pose for cover of British Vogue

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David and I are pretty used to ignoring the nonsense and just carrying on as normal. But referencing their kids, Victoria continued: "But these things have a wider effect on the people around us, and that's unfair". x VB". Victoria Beckham in her 1996 catsuit from Say You'll Be There. "We respect that family bond and that is key". Victoria ends her attractive pitch with another familiar set of words, "Edward, I'm giving you everything". Read More »

Roxanne Pallett Says She Is The Most Hated Woman In Britain

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On Monday night, Roxanne Pallett was interviewed by Emma Willis during Celebrity Big Brother's surprise eviction show, after she left the house in the early hours of Saturday morning. I'm the most hated girl in Britain right now. Can you imagine if those cameras hadn't been there? When Willis suggested Pallett could have "ruined" Thomas, she replied: "I feel devastated, it cripples me with embarrassment and shame that I could have put somebody in that position". Read More »

Colton Underwood is the next Bachelor 2019

Despite his ever-growing reality show resume, Underwood told "GMA" host Michael Strahan on Tuesday that his true goal for the upcoming season of " The Bachelor " is to find himself a life partner, and that he's hoping the "third time's the charm". Read More »

Ravi Shastri dating Bollywood actress?

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Shastri , 56, had separated from his wife Ritu nearly a decade ago. It was also reported that in spite of their busy schedule, the two have been making time for each other. More facts: Fiction can be more hurtful, monday blues exist and I love ice cream. In fact, when asked about his last meet with Nimrat, he maintained, " When I say cow dung, you must understand ". Read More »

The New Yorker uninvites Steve Bannon from its festival after backlash

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Bannon was allowed to participate. It's nearly been two decades since the first New Yorker festival that features celebrity panels offering their own, unique views on issues, but this year someone won't be appearing. Users didn't believe him though, and continued to bring out the pitchforks. As many have no qualms about calling Bannon a white supremacist, the sentiment was readily expressed that there was no reason to give him a panel and let him have a platform to espouse his views. Read More »

Eminem Drops Surprise Album

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The album also includes Eminem's track from upcoming Marvel villain movie "Venom", starring Tom Hardy . "Tried not 2 overthink this 1 ... enjoy", he wrote on Twitter upon dropping the record. "Agent Orange just sent the secret service", Eminem raps in one of the tracks, The Ringer , raising the mildly surreal spectre of the Federal Bureau of Investigation calling around to Eminem's for tea and a stern chat. Read More »

Novak Djokovic takes charge against Richard Gasquet in Round 3

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Victory keeps the 13-times Grand Slam champion on track for a potential quarter-final showdown against second seed Roger Federer , who saw off Nick Kyrgios in straight sets earlier in the day. 10 David Goffin . "It was much more hard than the score indicated", Djokovic said. Then you think maybe you shouldn't try to hit a victor first ball every time. Read More »

Dave Bautista Could Be Done with 'Guardians of the Galaxy'

Speaking on Good Morning Britain, he said: 'You definitely see a lot more of the Guardians in the upcoming Avengers which we've already shot. He told "The Jonathan Ross Show": "I've been very vocal about the way I feel". Dave Bautista was the first one from the Guardians team to come to the director's defense. "But I know I'm in Avengers 4 ". Bautista continues to defend the director and when the British talk show host asked about the future of his involvement in the ... Read More »

Roxanne Pallett: 'I massively apologise to Ryan'

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It was announced on Saturday morning that Roxanne had quit Celebrity Big Brother after two weeks inside the house. However, after Pallett heard chants at Ben Jardine's eviction, the " Emmerdale " actor then told Big Brother that she was leaving the show and most likely forfeiting her appearance fee in the process. Read More »

Dave Bautista Considers Dropping Out Of "GOTG 3" For Good

Bautista was one of the first actors from the film franchise to defend Gunn. I always think as it like you can't threaten a poor man with poverty. In the old tweets, screenshots of which are available online, the 51-year-old filmmaker cracked crude jokes dealing with paedophilia and rape. Read More »

Breakfast host Chris Evans announces he is leaving Radio 2

Chris Evans' Breakfast Show is now the most listened to radio programme in the United Kingdom, with a weekly audience of 9.04 million, according to quarter two figures from RAJAR (Radio Joint Audience Research). Virgin Radio UK, which was launched two years ago, is a digital-only station with around 400,000 weekly listeners, compared to Radio 2's figure of 15 million. Read More »

Priyanka Chopra’s future father-in-law's company in debt, files for bankruptcy

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The Internet also wants Nick Jonas to turn photographer for Priyanka. Nick and Priyanka are vacationing in Mexico , from where Nick Jonas recently posted a photo, in which he gave the picture credit to Priyanka Chopra . Well, followed by the many controversies that followed after she quit the much talked about Salman Khan starrer Bharat , these reports were soon replaced with love stories about her and American musician Nick Jonas . Read More »

Roxanne Pallett admits that she "got it wrong" over punch accusation

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The star broke her silence during an appearance on Jeremy Vine's show where she was revealed that she changed her view when she watched the footage of the play fight back once she left the house. I don't blame anyone. Another blasted: "Well Jeremy Vine's interview with Roxanne was the most frustrating thing I've ever watched". "But since I've been out of the house the first thing I did was look at the clip and speak to my family and reflect in a normal environment, because it wasn't a ... Read More »

Jose Holebas: Watford's character key to downing Tottenham Hotspur

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Despite going a goal down in the second half, headers from Troy Deeney and Craig Cathcart gave Watford a 2-1 win, meaning they have won their opening four league games for the only the second time in their history. "I'm very upset but I'm also happy because it's a wake-up call", Pochettino added. If you want to be a contender - I am the first person guilty of everything - it is so hard to understand, because I thought we controlled the game in the first 45 minutes. Read More »

CNN pulls Asia Argento's episodes of Anthony Bourdain's 'Parts Unknown'

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Argento admitted that Bennett was paid $380,000.00 as part of an agreement to remain silent about the incident, a payment that Argento has since claimed was encouraged by Bourdain . "[Anthony] personally undertook to help Bennett economically [because he was] afraid of the possible negative publicity that such a person, whom he considered unsafe, could have brought upon us". Read More »

Hamilton triumphs in Italy as Ferrari flounder

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Sebastian Vettel had the fastest time in the third free practice for the Italian Grand Prix . Lewis Hamilton said he was spurred on by "negativity" from the Ferrari fans as he upset the home favourites to win an epic Italian GP. But the German's hopes of getting onto the podium were diminished when he was forced to make another pit stop and came out 10th. That left the four-time champion needing a trip to the pits, while allowing Hamilton to battle with Kimi Raikkonen for top spot ... Read More »

Aretha Franklin remembered as Buckingham Palace pays tribute

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In a send-off both grand and personal, an all-star line up of mourners filled the same Detroit church that hosted Rosa Parks' funeral and offered prayers, songs, and dozens of tributes. "Her voice brought peace". Jennifer Holliday ended the funeral with "Climbing Higher Mountains", an uptempo gospel original by Franklin herself. Earlier in the event, the Rev. Read More »

Franklin funeral pastor apologizes to Arianna Grande

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I don't think she was trying to be disrespectful. "I wonder what my friend has got on today". Wilson, her entertainment attorney, said she would not have wanted to see her finances publicly aired. "We started out not as a president, a first lady, senator, secretary of state", Clinton said, referencing his wife, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, who was sitting nearby. Read More »

U2 apologise to fans after Bono loses voice during Berlin gig

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The band, now touring Europe, were playing Berlin's Mercedes-Benz Arena when the incident occurred and happened during the performance of "Red Flag Day". "Something's happened... I'm sure this is a big, big problem, I'm going to have to do something", he continued, promising the band would return to Berlin to play another show. Read More »