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Guardians of the Galaxy 2 hits NZ screens

Chris Pratt's Thursday may have included having his "man-boobs" blow-dried, but his Friday was a bit more monumental. And oftentimes we weren't cash-rich, but w...


Congress Focuses On Averting Shutdown, But Trump Wants More In Budget Deal

The wall is also unpopular with many Republicans, and GOP negotiators on Capitol Hill were uneasy about the clash over the wall potentially sparking a governmen...


Starbucks barista loses it over unicorn frappuccino

Tacoma Starbucks baristas said Thursday the drink that mixes blue and pink colors along with sweet and sour flavors is no sweat to make. Apparently, the scene...


Late Night Tackles Trump's First 100 Days

To date, very little on his action plan list, which includes repealing Obamacare and eliminating the Common Core for education, has been achieved. At least ...


Music revenue grows like never before - but it could have been better

Growth in streaming more than offset a 20.5 per cent decline in downloads and a 7.6 per cent decline in physical revenue. "As an industry we've had years of i...


Chris Pratt Says Blue-Collar Americans Aren't Represented in Hollywood

Chris Pratt and Kenny Sebastian teamed up ahead of the release of the former's film Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 for a hilarious conversation. A lot of t...


Trump admits being president is 'much harder' than expected

Although he retained his signature bravado and a salesmans confidence in his upward trajectory, he displayed an understanding that many of his own lofty expecta...


Kobe Bryant doesn't miss basketball: 'No, I don't. It's crazy'

But it appears Bryant is not contemplating a return, no matter how many points he scored in that unforgettable final game. I've never actually seen an episode...


Tottenham star concedes Chelsea have advantage in the title race

Those players are on the brink of rewarding him with the title, which he said would be the "greatest achievement" of a career in which he has already won three ...


US submarine makes S Korea port call, North remains defiant

There was speculation that the North might carry out another nuclear or missile test. He sent the USS Carl Vinson aircraft carrier strike group for exercise...


Heath Ledger's sister clears up a few things surrounding his death

But the Aussie actor's memory and legacy still lives on, especially following the release of the new feature length documentary , I Am Heath Ledger, which prem...


Russell Westbrook scolds reporter, defends teammates in postgame rant

Brodie also became the first player in National Basketball Association history to complete three-straight 30-point triple-doubles. Houston's bench outscored O...


O'Reilly's departure creates challenges for Fox

Tucker Carlson will replace O'Reilly in the 8 p.m. ET time slot. O'Reilly had worked for Fox News since its 1996 launch, and the end of his career there came ...


Montrealers line up to cast votes in French presidential election

The protesters' arrival caused a commotion, but they were quickly ushered into police vans and had their signs confiscated, ABC News reported. The American ...


Shelton Understands People's Fascination Over His Relationship With Stefani

The couple famously fell in love in November 2015, while co-starring on " The Voice " together, but the 40-year-old country singer admits while he doesn't under...


Chris Pratt REFUSES To Take Photos With Fans!

And as it turns out, not even the film's star Chris Pratt knows what it is. Set to the backdrop of "Awesome Mixtape #2, ' Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy Vol...


Fired TV host to get $25m payout from Fox News

The former star of Fox News for more than two decades will resume his " No Spin News " podcast on Monday evening, he announced Saturday on his personal websi...


Bloomington Ice Garden makes final 2, could win $150K

Wilson Ice Arena both receive $25,000 for upgrades. Now the Belle Vernon rink is one round of voting away from being named Kraft Hockeyville USA, an honor tha...


"Injustice 2" Brainiac Video

Judging by this trailer, we can see why he's been set up as the game's main villain. Brainiac is infamous for stealing the capital city of Superman's home plane...


Is This the Most We've Ever Heard Kate Middleton Speak?

For the Heads Together campaign to encourage people with mental illness to talk about it, the beloved Princes of England, accompanied by Kate Middleton, agr...


Trailer of Jyotika's 'Magalir Mattum' released

The trailer of her film " Magalir Mattum " released today and fans can't stop singing praises seeing her impeccable performance. Veteran actor Jyothika has re...


Chris Pratt Welcomes Your Objectification

Chris Pratt's Thursday may have included having his "man-boobs" blow-dried, but his Friday was a bit more monumental. "You know, we're just mom and dad at ho...


Double trouble! Here's 'Judwaa' Varun on his b'day

Varun Dhawan , who is now busy shooting for his upcoming film Judwaa 2 in London, received a special birthday wish from Sonakshi Sinha. An absolute fitness fr...


Chris Pine to star as Robert the Bruce in Outlaw King

It will also star Chris Pine will play Robert the Bruce , while Ben Foster will play his (sure to be hot-headed) right hand man, a knight named James Dougl...


Its official! Kamal Hassan makes TV debut, to host Tamil Big Boss

Reality television is so far not a reality in my career. I want to see what it feels like', he added. Kamal Hassan who is excited and nervous to host the show...


'DWTS' Viewers Reeling After Shocking Heather Morris Elimination

I'm truly just not all that surprised by their too-early elimination. ET spoke with Murgatroyd on Monday , following Chmerkovskiy and Morris' elimination fro...


Ron Howard Remembers 'Happy Days' Co-Star Erin Moran: 'Feisty, Spirited Girl'

Actress Erin Moran , the "Happy Days" actress who was found dead in a trailer park in IN, likely died of cancer, according to a statement from officials in Har...


Scientists Take To Washington To Stress An Apolitical Agenda

The March for Science unfolded on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., on Saturday , and in multiple cities around the world. He says that is why he teaches ...


President Trump remarks on Holocaust Remembrance Day

Other ceremonies, prayers and musical performances took place in schools, community centres and army bases around the country. Restaurants, cafes and places of ...


Netflix is to partner with iQiyi

Robert Roy, Netflix's vice president of content acquisition, announced the deal on Tuesday at an industry conference in Indonesia. Netflix declined to sha...


Prince Search Warrants Unsealed By Officials

The official spoke on condition of anonymity because of the ongoing investigation. But the circumstances that led up to his death remain a mystery. Johnson wa...


Former 'Bachelor' Star Chris Soules Arrested After Fatal Car Crash

In shocking news out of Iowa, former Bachelor star Chris Soules was arrested Monday for leaving the scene of a fatal hit-and-run crash. The reality star was...


Novartis Profit Declines After Boosting Investment in New Drugs

Revenues were tabbed at $11.54 billion for the period, Novartis said, a figure that was largely in-line with the consensus forecast. Novartis said core ne...


1 dead, 1 injured in small plane crash near airport in Meriden

Tomanelli is a physician with an office in Wallingford. Joseph Tomanelli registered the plane, a 1971 Piper PA-28-180, in 2006, according to Federal Aviation ...


Prince William and Kate Middleton Make Each Other Laugh While Playing DJs

Kate praised the royal siblings for coping with the "trauma" of Diana, Princess of Wales' death in a vehicle crash nearly 20 years ago, partly attributing thi...