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World's oldest man, who survived Auschwitz, dies at 113 World's oldest man, who survived Auschwitz, dies at 113
- August 13, 2017

A devout Orthodox Jew, Kristal wrapped phylacteries - leather-wrapped cubes containing Torah scriptures and worn during prayer - daily for the last 100 years, the Times reported. "They had to think about a profession and about making a living". Marco Frigatti, Head of Records for Guinness World Records , presents Yisrael Kristal a certificate for being the oldest living man a year ago. (more...)
'GLOW' has been renewed by Netflix for a second season 'GLOW' has been renewed by Netflix for a second season
- August 12, 2017

With tension between the two and Ruth's determination getting in the way, they must find a way to work together for the show. Netflix didn't mention anything about when GLOW Season 2 will premiere, but we're hoping we get it right around the start of the summer in 2018. (more...)
Taylor Swift's snarky comebacks during her trial are iconic Taylor Swift's snarky comebacks during her trial are iconic
- August 12, 2017

He was also asked whether it was he who had touched Swift inappropriately, as was alleged in Mueller's testimony. There is a bias already because we often think, "If she really was assaulted, why didn't she speak up, why didn't she call him out immediately?" Swift has been battling it out in court with local radio DJ David Mueller over claims that he grabbed her bare behind during a 2013 meet-and-greet. (more...)
Stephen Colbert is pumped for Scaramucci interview: 'We got The Mooch!'
- August 11, 2017

Anthony Scaramucci will make his late night debut on " The Late Show " on Monday, host Stephen Colbert announced Wednesday. Colbert took the the Ed Sullivan Theater in NY to tell the Late Show audience that he was a "broken man" after hearing The Mooch was no longer Trump's new communications director. (more...)
Cardinals find a new mascot in #RallyCat, but now it's missing Cardinals find a new mascot in #RallyCat, but now it's missing
- August 11, 2017

Yadier Molina blasted a grand slam into the leftfield seats one pitch after a cat ran onto and across the field in the sixth inning, helping the Cardinals rally to beat the Kansas City Royals 8-5. After taking the first pitch for a ball, Molina's at-bat was interrupted when a cat invaded Busch Stadium and sprinted across the outfield. "I thought it must have been something with the scoreboard", Moylan said . (more...)
YouTube Unveils New Mobile Chat Feature for Android, iOS Apps YouTube Unveils New Mobile Chat Feature for Android, iOS Apps
- August 09, 2017

YouTube's private video sharing feature " Shared tab" that was earlier limited to Canada and North America is now rolling out to all the Android and iOS devices globally . Do you think you will be using the YouTube sharing and messaging feature in the coming days? And if you want to continue sharing videos through other apps, you can still do that too. (more...)
Maxine Waters Won't Rule Out All-Black Party Maxine Waters Won't Rule Out All-Black Party
- August 09, 2017

Kilgor wrote in the YouTube description: "Our beloved "Auntie" Maxine Waters laid this sermon down so good that I had to sign about it". "The worst I've ever seen, the worst I've ever experienced, yes I do", she said ". "That's simply a rumor, everybody!" she said, adding, with a big smile: "I am not running for anything except the impeachment of Trump!" On that trip, Waters was the featured speaker at the Strafford County Democratic Committee's annual picnic. (more...)
"Despacito" Is Now YouTube's Most Viewed Music Video Of All Time
- August 09, 2017

As Vulture reports , the track, which is now sitting at just over three billion views, has dethroned Wiz Khalifa and Charlie Puth's " See You Again ", which is sitting at just under that mark. Shiamak Davar said, " Despacito is the biggest hit song this year internationally". However, the record breaking music video does not include Biebs. (more...)
Even Kellyanne Conway Can't Deny Trump's Low Approval Ratings Even Kellyanne Conway Can't Deny Trump's Low Approval Ratings
- August 08, 2017

The Trump White House may have new discipline, thanks to Chief of Staff John Kelly. "They are telling him just enact your program", Conway said. "This story has persisted because the White House and the president's surrogates have told conflicting stories", Stephanopoulos said. (more...)
Taylor Swift trial over alleged DJ groping incident to begin jury selection Taylor Swift trial over alleged DJ groping incident to begin jury selection
- August 08, 2017

Swift and her mother Andrea will both take to the stand during the trial , as will Mueller and Shannon Melcher - his co-host on the day of the alleged assault and his girlfriend at the time. According to pre-trial legal documents obtained by CNN , Mueller launched a law suit in 2015 claiming Swift and her co-defendents (including her mother), falsely accused him of improperly touching the star, and is now seeking £2.3 million in damages. (more...)
'Despacito' cracks 3 billion views, becomes most-watched YouTube video ever 'Despacito' cracks 3 billion views, becomes most-watched YouTube video ever
- August 06, 2017

On Friday, YouTube announced on Twitter that the Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee becomes the first to reach 3 billion views . "Wow", Puerto Rican rapper Daddy Yankee , who is featured on " Despacito ", said to his almost 17 million followers on Instagram . (more...)
Did You Know? Aamir Khan Was Reluctant To Star In 'Secret Superstar'… Did You Know? Aamir Khan Was Reluctant To Star In 'Secret Superstar'…
- August 04, 2017

All of us try our best. Aamir Khan's enjoying midas touch since last few years in Bollywood . Secret Superstar was initially scheduled to release this Friday on 3 August, alongside Imtiaz Ali's romantic comedy Jab Harry Met Sejal , but Aamir postponed the release to Diwali. (more...)
LuAnn De Lesseps 'Devastated' & 'Humiliated' By Divorce From Tom D'Agostino LuAnn De Lesseps 'Devastated' & 'Humiliated' By Divorce From Tom D'Agostino
- August 04, 2017

It began during the early days of their relationship, when it was revealed that D'Agostino Jr. also dated Real Housewives co-stars Ramona Singer and Sonja Morgan . "It's heartbreaking for Luann , too, because I love her and I know how much she loves Tom". Luann and Tom started dating in late 2015 and have no children. (more...)
Phurrr: The Trap Anthem of the Year! Ft. Shah Rukh Khan & Diplo Phurrr: The Trap Anthem of the Year! Ft. Shah Rukh Khan & Diplo
- August 04, 2017

Presented by Red Chillies Entertainment, " Jab Harry met Sejal " is directed by Imtiaz Ali . Trade analyst Komal Nahta told Hindustan Times , "I have not watched the film yet, so can not comment on the collections". Reuniting with Anushka Sharma , Jab Harry Met Sejal deemed to be the blockbuster Bollywood has been missing off late. Jab Harry Met Sejal features Shah Rukh Khan as Harry, who is the tourist guide. (more...)
SmackDown Recap: Cena vs. Nakamura SmackDown Recap: Cena vs. Nakamura
- August 03, 2017

After all, a matchup between Cena and WWE Champion Jinder Mahal at SummerSlam seemed like a foregone conclusion a few weeks ago. All of this started last night on the SmackDown Live episode when AJ Styles was defending his United States title against the challenger Kevin Owens . (more...)
Summer Phoenix files divorce from husband Casey Affleck Summer Phoenix files divorce from husband Casey Affleck
- August 02, 2017

Phoenix and Affleck began dating in 2000 after an introduction by Joaquin. Actress Summer Phoenix brought her petition in Los Angeles Superior Court. Affleck is the younger brother of actor and director Ben Affleck . The two separated after more than 13 years together. Affleck won the Oscar for Best Lead Actor in 2016 for his role in Manchester by the Sea , amid a cloud of sexual harassment accusations during the filming of a 2010 documentary. (more...)
Dr. Luke Wants To Force Lady Gaga Deposition In Kesha Lawsuit Dr. Luke Wants To Force Lady Gaga Deposition In Kesha Lawsuit
- July 31, 2017

Luke . The hot topic Luke wants her to open about is a text message convo between Kesha and Gaga . The lawyers' statement that "various third parties are being deposed by both sides, including celebrities" could also mean that Lady Gaga may be the first in a list of celebrities called to the stand. (more...)
Mindy Kaling's Pregnancy Style Kicks Off With A Little Black Dress Mindy Kaling's Pregnancy Style Kicks Off With A Little Black Dress
- July 29, 2017

Our patience has finally paid off, as The Mindy Kaling Project star, who is five months along , just made her post-pregnancy announcement debut on the red carpet at the Television Critics Association conference in Beverly Hills. "That was it, and we just kept smiling". "I think I've decided that unlike everything else in my life, I'm going to be fast and loose about kids", she told Yahoo! Kaling probably won't be immune from it, which makes this storyline even more poignant in light ... (more...)
Did You See Lupita Nyong'o at San Diego Comic-Con? Did You See Lupita Nyong'o at San Diego Comic-Con?
- July 28, 2017

Nyongo'o, who stopped to take pictures with unassuming fans, shared another video directing traffic outside the San Diego Convention Center. The 12 Years A Slave star put her own twist on the costume, ditching the traditional helmet for a plain white mask, shades and a pink headscarf. (more...)
Renato Sanches 'not satisfied' at Bayern Munich and open to exit Renato Sanches 'not satisfied' at Bayern Munich and open to exit
- July 28, 2017

The 19-year-old impressed on Tuesday as Bayern beat Chelsea 3-2 in an International Champions Cup clash Singapore. 'I am now on the China tour with FC Bayern, but after that we will get together in Munich and hopefully find a solution'. (more...)