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Tyra Drops Some Beats

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 03:30

Tyra Banks is a supermodel-turned-MC. While hosting the Altus Foundation Gala in Houston on Sunday, she unexpectedly took the stage for some freestyle rapping. The 34-year-old was pretty good at it too.

The surprise rap performance comes on the heels of her being compared to the likes of Cardi B and Nicki Minaj after dropping her new “Life Size 2” music video, in which she is in full on rap mode.

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Ex-Fiance Who?

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 03:29

Paris Hilton seems to have already bounced back from her broken engagement to Chris Zylka. The 37-year-old was spotted doing her thing at Wall Lounge in Miami over the weekend, where she was reportedly the life of the party.

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Bhabbie Disses Iggy

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 03:28

Danielle Bregoli aka Bhad Bhabbie aka Cash Me Outside Girl just took another hit at Iggy Azalea. While answering questions—in Iggy’s native land of Australia—the 15-year-old told fans that Iggy can’t be on her current celebrity s**t list because she’s “not even really a celebrity.”

Just last month, Bhabbie was in a bar where she threw a drink at the 28-year-old. She also dissed Iggy in her song that she shared to kick off 2018.

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Ty Dolla $ign Facing 15 Years

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 03:26

Ty Dolla Sign is facing a possibility of more than a decade in prison. The rapper was recently indicted on drug charges that included felony possession of cocaine, felony possession of THC and misdemeanor possession of less than 1 ounce of weed.

This past September, Ty and his crew were in Atlanta when their limo was pulled over and searched. Drug dogs were called to the scene and got a hit on Ty’s bag. The rapper was arrested, while the others who had been riding with him were let go.

Ty was in town for a concert. He was supposed to open for Lil Uzi Vert and G-Eazy.

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Royal Aide, Out

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 03:24

Meghan Markle is losing another aide.

Samantha Cohen—Meghan and Prince Harry’s private secretary—has stated that she does not intend to make her job permanent and “has let it be known that she intends to leave after Meghan’s baby is born next spring.”

Samantha has worked with the royal family for 17 years, starting  out as Queen Elizabeth’s former assistant private secretary.

The news of yet another of Meghan’s aide’s leaving, comes on the heels of reports that the Duchess is “difficult” to work for.

Meghan’s personal assistant, Melissa Touabti, quit her job after only six months, claiming that she and the Duchess had a difficult relationship.

Melissa played a key role in making Meghan and Harry’s wedding day as spectacular as it was.

Kensington Palace has not commented on Samantha’s departure or the negative reports about Meghan.

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Day of the Year: December 11

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 03:22

• International Mountain Day
• Noodle Ring Day
• Have a Bagel Day

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Powerball: 12/11/18

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 03:21

No winner for Saturday night’s Powerball drawing. Tomorrow night’s drawing will be for $230 million or a $135.9 million cash payout.

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Mega Millions: 12/11/18

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 03:20

No winner for Friday night’s Mega Millions’ drawing. Tonight’s drawing will be for $245 million or a $144 million cash payout.

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Birthdays: December 10, 2018

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 22:25

Raven Symone – actress, “That’s So Raven” – 33

Bobby Flay – TV Chef – 54

Kenneth Branagh – actor, “Hamlet,”  – 58

Susan Dey – actress, “Partridge Family” – 66

BORN ON THIS DATE

Michael Clarke Duncan – actor – 1957

Dan Blocker – actor, “Bonanza” – 1928

Emily Dickinson – poet – 1830

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Katie Cassidy is Married

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 14:54

Katie Cassidy is married. The 32-year-old actress said “I Do” to Matthew Rodgers on Saturday. The couple exchanged vows in Florida in front of family and friends.

David Cassidy’s daughter and Matthew got engaged in June 2017 after he proposed during a romantic dinner.

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Weekend Box Office: 12/10/18

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 13:51

10. Widows: $3.1 Million (down from
9th)

9. The
Possession of Hannah Grace: $3.2 Million (down from 7th)

8. Robin
Hood (2018): $3.6 Million (remained at 8th)

7. Green
Book: $3.9 Million (up from 10th)

6. Instant
Family: $5.6 Million (remained at 6th)

5. Bohemian
Rhapsody: $6 Million (remained at 5th)

4. Fantastic
Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald: $6.8 Million (remained at 4th)

3.  Creed II: $10.3 Million (remained at 3rd)

2. Dr.
Seuss’ The Grinch (2018): $15.2 Million (remained at 2nd)

1. Ralph
Breaks the Internet: $16.1 Million (remained at 1st)

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Powerball: 12/10/18

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 13:45

No winner for Saturday night’s Powerball drawing. Wednesday night’s drawing will be for $230 million or a $135.9 million cash payout.

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Grandma Meryl

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 16:15

Meryl Streep is going to be a grandma! The actress’ eldest daughter Mamie Gummer is pregnant with her first child with her screenwriting fiancé Mehar Sethi.

Mamie and Mehar got in engaged while on vacation in Croatia this past August. 

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Cyrus Sibling Engaged

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 16:13

Trace Cyrus is engaged! The eldest brother of Miley Cyrus popped the question to fellow singer Taylor Sanders.

The 29-year-old pop rocker shared the news on his Instagram page.

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Teen Mom Couple Take 30-day Reflection

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 16:11

Catelynn Lowell and Tyler Baltierra are trying to fix their marriage by living separately. The “Teen Mom OG” stars are taking a “30-day self-reflection” period apart to see if they can envision a future together.

During the separation the couple plans to focus on their individual struggles by really diving headfirst into their therapy sessions.

Tyler said that he wants to focus on his mental health, while Cate focuses on her postpartum depression and anxiety.

The couple rose to fame on the MTV show when they got pregnant as teenagers with their first child, who they decided to place for adoption. They have since had a daughter, 3-year-old Novalee Reign and are expecting another daughter, due next year.

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Ariana’s Tatted Nana

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 16:09

To celebrate the end of an emotionally challenging year, Ariana Grande got a friendship tattoo with an unlikely family member. The “thank u, next” singer and her 93-year-old grandmother hit up Brooklyn tattoo artist Mira Mariah for some ink.

The 25-year-old got a celestial tattoo on the top of her left hand, totally sending off “God is Woman” vibes.

Not to be left out, the 93-year-old opted for her late husband’s nickname “Ciccio” on the inside of her ring finger.

Post tattoo, Ariana’s grandma said, “I feel fine…I’ve had a little bit more excitement than this.”

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R. Kelly Screening Investigation

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 16:07

An investigation into who threatened to shoot up the NYC screening of “Surviving R. Kelly” led police to the singer’s hometown of Chicago.

According to TMZ, the person of interest is a man with Chicago’s 773 area code. The name of the man has not been released and it is unclear if he has a personal relationship with Kelly.

“Surviving R. Kelly” is a documentary about the 51-year-old’s alleged sexual abuse of women. It was screened Tuesday night at NeueHouse in NYC.

The documentary premieres on Lifetime in January.

Both Kelly and the NYPD declined to comment on the incident.

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No More Ring For Cardi

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 16:04

Cardi B has removed her 8-carat, $550k wedding ring.

As the 26-year-old headed into Madison Square Garden for iHeartRadio’s Jingle Ball concert, she proudly waved her hand for fans and paps to notice the bare finger.

The move was obviously a signal to her estranged hubby Offset, who the rapper has already stopped following on Instagram.

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Rapper Faces Life, Girlfriend Gets Inked

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 16:00

Tekashi69’s girlfriend is supporting her man with some new ink and a new hairstyle. Jade showed off her “69” tattoo and rainbow hair in an Instagram post over the weekend. Apparently, the rapper’s baby mama is sticking by his side even though he is still in custody and facing a life sentence in his federal racketeering case.

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Miley Picked On Hailey

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 15:57

Miley Cyrus crashed Kendall Jenner and Hailey Baldwin’s “Carpool Karaoke” episode and dished about childhood memories with Hailey.

Hailey and Miley have known each other since they were young, but haven’t always had a great relationship. The 26-year-old singer admitted that she and Hailey’s oldest sister Alaia would lock the young model out of their room when she tried to play with them.

Hailey added that her older sister and Miley “used to gang up on me.” To which Miley responded, “It made you who you are, you know? Now you can always take like the trolls and sh*t.”

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