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Arts&Culture Adele wins big at the Grammys
Author: 0 Adele wins big at the Grammys

The " Lemonade " album was just so monumental, Beyonce . It was so monumental and so well thought out, and so lovely and soul-bearing. "I love you so much, I always have and always will", she said, teary-eyed, as an equally emotional Beyonce looked on.

Arts&Culture Beyoncé stuns in first performance since announcing pregnancy
Author: 0 Beyoncé stuns in first performance since announcing pregnancy

Her " Lemonade " album is competing Sunday, along with its hit "Formation" for record and song of the year. "Hello" is Adele's second song to win Song Of The Year at the #GRAMMYs. Can we please start again? The other big Grammy victor was late British singer David Bowie, who won all five of the nominations for his final album "Blackstar", including best rock song.

Arts&Culture Hilary Duff's Ex Mike Comrie Investigated For Rape
Author: 0 Hilary Duff's Ex Mike Comrie Investigated For Rape

Sources close to Comrie claim he and the woman had known each other for some time. One of the alleged victims argues otherwise and informed the Los Angeles Police Department early Wednesday morning, according to TMZ . They broke up in January of 2014, but it wasn't until February of 2015 that Duff filed for divorce from Comrie. Not long after Duff's filing, a report surfaced that Comrie had offered $600 to a waitress to have sex with him.

Arts&Culture Kid Rock discussed as Senate candidate
Author: 0 Kid Rock discussed as Senate candidate

His name was suggested at the Michigan Republican Party convention last weekend, but no official decisions have been made, according to Roll Call . Kid Rock has absolutely no political experience whatsoever and, by all accounts, is hugely unfit for political office - but that never stopped anyone before, right? He initially rallied behind Ben Carson in the most recent election, but then switched to Donald Trump .

Arts&Culture Ricki Lake Mourns the Death of Ex-Husband Christian Evans
Author: 0 Ricki Lake Mourns the Death of Ex-Husband Christian Evans

Popular Video Here is what happened when a pastor walked by President Trump after a prayer service. "For anyone who has ever lost a family member or friend to mental illness, my heart goes out to you", she wrote. The divorce became final in 2015. She was previously married to illustrator Rob Sussman from 1994 to 2004, and the pair have two teenage sons together.

Arts&Culture Nina Dobrev Appears in Newest Vampire Diaries Series Finale Teaser
Author: 0 Nina Dobrev Appears in Newest Vampire Diaries Series Finale Teaser

Elena asks as she stares at a Mystic Falls High trophy case. While the teaser doesn't show much, it does confirm that Elena has woken up from her long slumber. With Kai (Chris Wood) returning to The Vampire Diaries ahead of the finale, it's possible that Damon convinces him to break the curse - or perhaps this teaser takes place 70 years in the future.

Author: 0 Tara Palmer-Tomkinson's cause of death revealed

After finding out about the growth in her pituitary gland, she later spoke about also suffering with an auto-immune disease that caused tiredness, joint pain and acute anaemia. Tara Palmer-Tomkinson's sister confirmed that the former TV star and "IT girl" did not die of a brain tumour. "I said: 'What does this mean?" Get Me Out Of Here", and worked as a presenter on shows including "Animals Do the Funniest", "Junior Eurovision", "The British Comedy Awards...

Arts&Culture Manoj Mhatre Murder: Police book Congress corporator's cousin Prashant Mhatre, 7 others
Author: 0 Manoj Mhatre Murder: Police book Congress corporator's cousin Prashant Mhatre, 7 others

The police are still investigating the case and no arrests have been made so far. After the attack in Bhiwandi , 20 kms from Mumbai, the assailants fled in a four-wheeler without any number plate, said the police. The 53-year-old leader of the Congress party of Bhiwandi-Nizampur Municipal Corporation was attacked with sharp weapons before he was shot at point blank range at around 9 pm.

Arts&Culture Ed Sheeran Performs
Author: 0 Ed Sheeran Performs "Shape Of You" At Grammys

Surprise! Ed Sheeran is taking the GRAMMY stage. The celebration at Milk Studios in Los Angeles filled to max capacity in just one hour, turning Sheeran away at the door. Ed then chose to try his luck at Diplo and Benny Blanco's house party in the Hollywood Hills, which he did manage to gain entry to, but decided not to stay the night.

Arts&Culture Don't believe media reports about contact with Trump campaign
Author: 0 Don't believe media reports about contact with Trump campaign

American law enforcement and intelligence agencies intercepted the communications around the same time that they were discovering evidence that Russian Federation was trying to disrupt the presidential election by hacking into the Democratic National Committee, three of the officials said .

Author: 0 Kylie Jenner Rocks Bright Peach Wig For Pop-Up Shop Opening

Unhappy customers have described the scent as "spray paint" and "paint thiner", with one customer complaining it smelt so bad she had to leave the package outside her house, and another reporting "a terrible headache" after using. At least, that's what it looked like when Kylie Jenner welcomed the billions of fans outside her pop-up shop who had been camped outside for up to 48 hours ahead of time, just to make sure they were first in line to be somewhat near the 19-year-old (yup, she's only ...

Arts&Culture Maroon 5 - Cold Feat. Future [New Song]
Author: 0 Maroon 5 - Cold Feat. Future [New Song]

After the success of their previous single "Don't Wanna Know", Maroon 5 kept the ball rolling with their collaboration with Future . This new song isn't Valentine's Day song exactly but it's the song that most people heard yesterday. Maroon 5 announced that they will perform the new song on " The Ellen DeGeneres Show " on Wednesday February 15. "Distant/when we're kissing/Feel so different/Baby, tell me how did you get so cold/Enough to chill my bones/It feels like I don't know you ...

Author: 0 Grammys: Katy Perry Performs With "Persist" Armband, "We The People" Backdrop

Britney Spears fans are a force to be reckoned with. "Mental illness isn't amusing. Stop trying to be quirky". It's no wonder, then, that the singer would send several political messages during last night's Grammy performance at which she donned a white pantsuit - presumably a nod to Clinton - and an armband inscribed with the word "Persist".

Author: 0 Champions League: Messi slammed for Barcelona's humiliation by PSG

Messi then tried to win the ball back but the PSG players played it around him, leaving him chasing shadows. Angel Di Maria opened the scoring with a freekick, before Julian Draxler got his name on the scoresheet just before halftime, firing in a low drive off a nice pass from Marco Verratti, who was, again, excellent.

Author: 0 Drake Text Chance The Rapper Congrats For His Grammy Wins

Chance the Rapper won his first Grammy at the Grammy Awards Sunday night but didn't leave without a performance giving the glory to God. We put Coloring Book on our list of the best albums of 2016. Chance's win for Coloring Book comes as even more of a surprise given that the Grammys have long tilted toward record industry favorites. "I am in Manchester having a drink for you broski", he wrote in all-caps.

Author: 0 Robert Downey Jr., Richard Linklater teaming up for huckster tale

Downey and Linklater evidently moved fast on the film, as the Reply All podcast, which tells stories about how people shape technology, only aired Man of the People on 19 January (17). Linklater will co-produce through his Detour Filmproduction banner with Gimlet Media's PJ Vogt, Tim Howard, and Chris Giliberti. He'll also be directing another feature for Annapurna, an adaptation of Where'd You Go, Bernadette .

Author: 0 Key House Chairman Says He Won't Order Treasury To Release Trump's Taxes

Pascrell requested a review of 10 years' worth of Trump's tax returns. Brady said in his statement that he disagrees with "all of" Pascrell's argument. In fact, the vast majority of the American people - 74% according to recent polls - want to see Trump's tax returns. "If they stonewall it, it will be quite obvious", Pascrell said .

Arts&Culture Chance the Rapper Announces North American Spring Tour
Author: 0 Chance the Rapper Announces North American Spring Tour

While this is an exciting win for Chance, who has consistently refused to sign with a label, the Grammys' best new artist designation has always felt like a bit of a crapshoot. Once, for "Best Rap Song", and another for " Best Rap Performance ". "And I wouldn't have her without her mother, so thank you for creating and raising the greatest gift I've ever received".

Arts&Culture SC curb on liquor outlets: Govt may withdraw plea
Author: 0 SC curb on liquor outlets: Govt may withdraw plea

When reports of this application came out early this week, it proved to be an image issue for the CPI (M)-led LDF government in Kerala. "The judgment is not easy to implement", state excise minister TP Ramakrishnan told FE. The application also pleaded for certain modifications, including the exemption of beer, wine and toddy from the purview of the judgment. In India, the alcohol by volume (ABV) in beer ranges from four to eight per cent, whereas toddy has four per cent alcohol content.

Arts&Culture Champions League, PSG-Barcelona: confirmed starting line-ups
Author: 0 Champions League, PSG-Barcelona: confirmed starting line-ups

And yet the French champions completely dominated the early stages of Tuesday night's encounter. PSG have never kept a clean sheet against Barcelona (nine games in all competitions). As a viewer it was surprising to see Barcelona being caught on the wrong foot. But if not, the burden will fall on the likes of Arda Turan, Ivan Rakitic and the incomparable Andres Iniesta to load the bullets for Messi and Suarez (57 goals between them in all competitions and counting) to shoot down ...

Author: 0 Grammys 2017: David Bowie's 'Blackstar' wins all five nominated categories

The "Hello" singer called "Lemonade" "so monumental, and so well thought out, and so handsome". After Adele received the award, she tweeted a link to Frank Ocean's Tumblr post , in which he accused the Grammys of "cultural bias". But the brightest rap star of the evening was Chance The Rapper , taking home the first award in the live telecast for best new artist . "What the fuck does she have to do to win Album of the Year", Adele said.

Author: 0 What do they tell us about the Oscars — BAFTA Awards

After a dramatic pause, she delivered her verdict. EE's Rising Star award , the only one to be voted for by the public, was given to Spider-Man: Homecoming actor Tom Holland. "I'm very grateful to be in this room and thank you very much for this [award]". What an unexpected (and delightful) turn the January 29 SAG Awards took when they gave the evening's final prize to the cast of "Hidden Figures"! "For better, for worse, celebrities are looked up to and when they say something people ...

Author: 0 Prosecutors: Murder suspect watched Jersey Shore woman die for 30 minutes

McAtasney was accused of strangling Stern to death in her home, robbing her of "large quantities of cash" she had withdrawn from her bank account, moving the body with the help of his friend Preston Taylor and throwing the victim off of the Belmar bridge, leaving her vehicle abandoned to lead authorities to the preliminary conclusion that Stern had jumped.

Arts&Culture Did Adele Really Share Her Broken Grammy With Beyonce? Well, No
Author: 0 Did Adele Really Share Her Broken Grammy With Beyonce? Well, No

In his lengthy note , Ocean criticised the Grammys for giving Album of the Year to Taylor Swift's 1989 over Kendrick Lamar's To Pimp a Butterfly during last year's ceremony. The dramatic fashion in which singer Adele ended the 59th Annual Grammy Awards, by snapping her final trophy in two, might have been accidental, it now appears.

Author: 0 Kate Middleton Takes Flight While Visiting Airforce Base

Before Kate Middleton's arrival at the 2017 BAFTAs, there had been much speculation as to whether Kate would upstage other celebrities if she chose to attend with Prince William. Bennet, Reiss and Hobbs. Kate entered the red carpet in her stunningly charming Alexander McQueen off-the-shoulder gown. Those extensions clearly weren't styled and it's not the best look at all.

Author: 0 Grammys 2017: Katy Perry delivers anti-hate message

Prior to its release, she teased her KatyCats across the world by dropping big disco balls in various locations, including London's Leicester Square, where fans were able to hear a snippet of the song. "#KatyPerryestfinie It's not because you cannot be number one in sales that you have to take on a legend. Angry fans then created the hashtag #KatyPerryIsOverParty, which trended on Twitter within minutes of being started.

Arts&Culture Adele Bests Beyoncé, Tech Goes Awry And Massachusetts Represents At The Grammys
Author: 0 Adele Bests Beyoncé, Tech Goes Awry And Massachusetts Represents At The Grammys

Beyonce stole the show at the Grammys with a dazzling performance. Adele also praised Beyonce during her acceptance speech, telling the crowd, "I can't possibly accept this award". Bruno Mars paid tribute to Prince at the Grammys . "I want to thank President Agent Orange for your unsuccessful Muslim ban". Overall, Beyonce claimed two honors, for music video and urban contemporary album.

Arts&Culture BTS Tops Music Charts With 'Wings: You Never Walk Alone'
Author: 0 BTS Tops Music Charts With 'Wings: You Never Walk Alone'

K-pop boy band BTS set a new record with the music video of their new song " Spring Day ". " Spring Day ", the title track of the new album, soared to No. The melancholic " Spring Day " jumps genres as an alt hip-hop song infused with rock instrumentals and EDM synths. Compared to the " Spring Day " music video, the clip was viewed 9.44 million times within 24 hours of its debut.

Author: 0 Whoa, Alanis Morissette Was Robbed Of $2 Million In Jewelry!

Still, it's more of a coincidence than irony, so we can't make any jokes about that song, but Morissette oughta know that she should find a more secure place to store her jewelry at least. The Canadian rock star, who became a mother for the second time previous year, has also been the victim of white-collar crime as in January 2016 her former business manager Jonathan Schwartz pleaded guilty to stealing $4.8 million (£3.9 million) from her.

Arts&Culture John Oliver Hopes To 'Educate' Trump With the Right Ads On TV
Author: 0 John Oliver Hopes To 'Educate' Trump With the Right Ads On TV

To no surprise the topic of the show was Donald Trump . Trump has been one of Oliver's biggest targets, but Oliver has said in interviews that he wanted to avoid going completely with "all Trump, all the time" for the HBO show. By the end of the episode, Oliver had come up with a solution. The HBO series, which was off-air during Donald Trump's inauguration, didn't hesitate in jumping straight into the new president of the United States.

Author: 0 Spinal Tap: GN'R Welcome Melbourne Crowd By Calling Out Wrong City

Accidentally after 30 years McBob made an error, we're truly sorry. The Gunners' guitar technician and announcer McBob had addressed the crowd a short while beforehand to apologise for the band's lateness, and had also gotten the name of the city wrong.

Author: 0 Sufjan Stevens after Beyoncé's Grammy snub: 'Don't be racist'

I'm sorry, Ken", she said, apparently referring to Grammys executive producer Ken Ehrlich . And we all got to see another side of you that you don't always let us see, and we appreciate that. At the close of her performance the social media site was flooded with supportive messages. "I can't do it again like previous year", she said. Cord-cutters can download CBS All Access , which is the only official livestream available for the show.

Author: 0 Critics say deck was stacked against Beyonce for album of the year

Best dance/electronic album: "Skin", Flume. But by the time she took photos backstage, she had five intact Grammys. Overall, the evening provided a mind-numbing reminder that, especially in a rapidly changing era of pop culture, institutions like the Grammys remain invariably slow in their response to progress.

Author: 0 Trump signs bill to repeal transparency rule for energy companies

Earlier, it was reported that the Trump administration was going to "embrace the shale oil and gas revolution to bring jobs and prosperity to millions of Americans". Supporters saw the new rule as a key way to fight corruption in resource-rich countries. Sherrod BrownSherrod BrownTrump signs repeal of transparency rule for oil companies Ben Carson is ready to work.

Arts&Culture WHALE RIDER's Niki Caro Will Direct Disney's Live-Action MULAN
Author: 0 WHALE RIDER's Niki Caro Will Direct Disney's Live-Action MULAN

Caro will become the second woman at Disney to direct a movie budgeted at over $100 million. Still, Disney would like you to know that they are taking pains to ensure Mulan is respectful and authentic. The studio did meet with Ang Lee and Jiang Wen ( Rogue One's Baze Malbus, who is also a director), but for whatever reason, neither worked out. In addition, Disney has also brought in Hong Kong mega-producer Bill Kong to serve as executive producer for the film.

Author: 0 Britney Spears Gives Katy Perry 'Weekend Advice' Amid Mental Breakdown Slur

Furthermore, as seen in Billboard , The pop star's new single, The track Chained to the Rhythm , which was written by Perry, Sia, Max Martin, Ali Payami and Skip Marley, hints at a politically charged next era. One tweeted: "Stan Twitter uses the Britney shaving head meme as a amusing joke, but when Katy does it she gets hate". Her comments infuriated many social-media users, who created the #KatyPerryIsOverParty hashtag, which quickly started trending on Twitter.

Author: 0 NBC buys stake in Euronews, names new president

Turness will be president of the newly formed NBC News International, responsible for pulling together the two news organization, and will eventually relocate to her native England. "At moments like this - when a leadership position opens up - one of the signs of a healthy and thriving newsroom is the ability to find a worthy successor within your own walls", Lack said.

Author: 0 Pregnant Beyonce steals the show at Grammys

Lemonade is still considered a singular cultural artifact, and the fact that repackaged content from the original release can stir new interest in the work is a big reason why. Beyoncé won the Grammy for best urban contemporary album for Lemonade . "To confront issues that make us uncomfortable ", she said. We think Adele handled the situation with poise and respect! The dramatic fashion in which singer Adele ended the 59th Annual Grammy Awards, by snapping her final trophy in ...

Arts&Culture Kanye West Is Reportedly Recovering From Memory Loss
Author: 0 Kanye West Is Reportedly Recovering From Memory Loss

Sat down with him for about 6, 7 hours. It's unclear if this was before, during, or after his hospitalization in November 2016. Then, Malik dropped the bombshell. "Just walking through his health and recovery". "Not working. Just ... going through processes". West has kept a low public profile in recent months, although he did meet with then President-elect Donald Trump in NY in January and posed for photos afterward.

Arts&Culture Adele Reveals What Went Wrong In George Michael Grammys Tribute
Author: 0 Adele Reveals What Went Wrong In George Michael Grammys Tribute

She lost out in the major categories, Song, Record and Album of the Year , to Adele. Adele stopped mid-performance of a rendition George Michael's " Fastlove ", and said , "I can't mess this up for him", she started the song over again and despite being clearly upset when the performance ended, brought the audience to a standing ovation.

Arts&Culture The 8 Most Political Moments From This Year's Grammys
Author: 0 The 8 Most Political Moments From This Year's Grammys

While accepting the award for Best Album , Adele said it belonged to Beyonce for her album "Lemonade". The host went on to congratulate Adele on her five Grammy wins and mentioned her moving tribute to George Michael, which she restarted after messing up the first time.

Author: 0 Grammys 2017: Winners, Nominees and Memorable Moments

Upon being announced the victor of Album of the Year , the singer poured out a heartfelt tribute to Beyoncé, commending her work of all these years. Adele added, backstage: "I thought it was her year". But this isn't the first time Adele has experienced an audio problem while performing at the Grammys. " Adele is not even wearing her engagement ring".

Author: 0 Adele crowned queen of pop with Grammy clean sweep

The duo took off their trousers to accept the award on stage to make good a promise they made to themselves when starting their careers to accept a first Grammy in their underpants. Another performer was Maren Morris, who won the Grammy for Best Country Solo Performance for "My Church" This track's sales increased 910%. They removed their trousers when accepting the award in homage to their earlier days when they watched the Grammys at home in their boxers.

Author: 0 Has Adele given her Grammy to Beyonce?

On music's so-called biggest night, the biggest star in the room at the Grammy Awards was Adele . She stopped and used an expletive after singing some of a new arrangement of Michael's " Fastlove ", as videos and photos of Michael played in the background.