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Oprah Winfrey has bought an $8 million, 43-acre estate on an island in Washington, according to a report. The San Juan Islander reported that Winfrey purchased the secluded property, which includes a four-bedroom, three-bathroom house, through several companies linked to the Oprah Winfrey Network. The final price was $8.27 million, according to Variety. The property …
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.—The Miss America Organization is dropping the swimsuit competition, saying it will no longer judge contestants on their appearance. The competition began nearly 100 years ago in Atlantic City, New Jersey, as a bathing beauty contest designed to keep tourists coming to the seaside resort in the weekend after Labor Day. But it …
Simon Cowell said that he has quit using a smartphone. The 58-year-old, best known for long stints as a judge on “American Idol” and “X-Factor,” told the Daily Mail that he hasn’t used his smartphone for nearly a year. He said that not being on it enabled him to focus on people more. “I literally have …
Kanye West said that he scrapped an entire album after people took issue with his comments over slavery. West appeared on TMZ with conservative commentator Candace Owens, and spoke about a number of issues. At one point he spoke about slavery, saying: “When you hear about slavery for 400 years … For 400 years? That sounds …
“Roseanne” may get an immediate resurrection—but with a twist. After the successful sitcom reboot was suddenly canceled after tweets posted by the show’s star, Roseanne Barr, cast and crew were immediately left without work. Rumors indicate the show may get another resurrection through a spinoff that focuses on the woman who plays Barr’s daughter, Darlene, …
WWE stars John Cena and Nikki Bella’s have reportedly reunited. The pair posted encouraging messages on social media following the news of their reconciliation, less than two months after they called off their engagement in April. Nikki shared an Instagram post that read, “Storms don’t last forever,” reported Us Weekly. On the other hand, John …
Former Los Angeles Clippers player Rasual Butler had drugs and alcohol in his system when he and his wife were killed in a crash earlier this year, according to reports. The Los Angeles County coroner’s office reports said that alcohol, marijuana, methamphetamine, and oxycodone were found in Butler’s system, ESPN reported. An empty bottle of …
Former talk show host Montel Williams was rushed to the hospital, according to reports. A spokesperson for Williams, 61, was hospitalized out of an abundance of caution after working out, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The representative said on Thursday that Williams “overdid it” during the workout, without elaborating. The spokesperson, Jonathan Franks, said that he’s doing …
LONDON—British actor Benedict Cumberbatch, known for his portrayal of fictional crime-fighter Sherlock Holmes and comic book superhero Doctor Strange in the Marvel movies, has been hailed a hero for chasing away four assailants as they mugged a cyclist in London. Cumberbatch, 41, jumped out of his taxi and ran to the aid of the man …
Roseanne Barr said that she “begged” ABC not to cancel her show after she made a series of controversial comments. “I begged Ben Sherwood at ABC to let me apologize and make amends,” the embattled TV star said via Twitter. Sherwood is president of ABC. “I begged them not to cancel the show. I told …
On Wednesday, May 30, Kim Kardashian West met with President Donald Trump to talk about the case of Alice Marie Johnson. Kardashian West explained how the meeting went and why she’s fighting so hard for Alice. “I think that he really spent the time to listen to our case that we’re making for Alice,” said …
Roseanne Barr said that she “begged” ABC not to cancel her show after she made a series of controversial comments. “I begged Ben Sherwood at ABC to let me apologize and make amends,” the embattled TV star said via Twitter. Sherwood is president of ABC. “I begged them not to cancel the show. I told …
The original map of the Hundred Acre Wood from the “Winnie-the-Pooh” children’s stories is set to go under the hammer, with an estimated price tag of up to $200,000. The ink sketch drawn by E.H. Shepard in 1926 lays out the much-loved fictional world created by A.A. Milne, depicting the characters Winnie-the-Pooh, Christopher Robin, Piglet, …
Actress DuShon Monique Brown, who appeared on ‘Chicago Fire’ passed away in March shortly after being admitted to the hospital. Her cause of death was recently revealed on Thursday, May 31. Cook County medical examiner’s office said the star died from a blood infection from an unknown source. Unfortunately, the infection led to the onset …
Actress DuShon Monique Brown, who appeared on ‘Chicago Fire’ passed away in March shortly after being admitted to the hospital. Her cause of death was recently revealed on Thursday, May 31. Cook County medical examiner’s office said the star died from a blood infection from an unknown source. Unfortunately, the infection led to the onset …
Michael Jackson’s estate sued ABC for a special that aired about his last days. The ABC special included speculation on the final period of the life of the pop star, who died in 2009. But the lawsuit said that ABC used songs and music in the broadcast without the estate’s permission. ABC and its owner Disney, …
CNN said that it will not retract a story that details allegations made against actor Morgan Freeman, who has been accused of sexual harassment and inappropriate behavior. “The unfounded accusations made by Mr. Freeman’s lawyer are disappointing and are difficult to reconcile with Mr. Freeman’s own public statements in the aftermath of the story,” the …
Brigitte Nielsen, the Danish-Italian actress and TV personality, revealed that at the age of 54, she’s pregnant. It will be her fifth child. The actress is best known for a string of roles in 1980s action movies like “Rocky IV,” “Cobra,” “Beverly Hills Cop II,” and “Red Sonja.” She was briefly married to Sylvester Stallone …
Brigitte Nielsen, the Danish-Italian actress and TV personality, revealed that at the age of 54, she’s pregnant. It will be her fifth child. The actress is best known for a string of roles in 1980s action movies like “Rocky IV,” “Cobra,” “Beverly Hills Cop II,” and “Red Sonja.” She was briefly married to Sylvester Stallone …
Hollywood legend Sylvester Stallone is planning to develop a new biopic about boxer Jack Johnson. Johnson was a legendary American boxer who lived from 1848 to 1946. He held the world championship, flaunted cash, and then went on the run from police over a kidnapping charge related to a new law at the time, The …