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'New Girl' Renewed for Seventh and Final Season on Fox

'New Girl' Renewed for Seventh and Final Season on Fox

Jess, Nick and the gang from the loft (even those who no longer live in the loft) will be back on FOX one last time in 2017-18. Insiders say the renewal was up in the air, but the network and studio want more episodes. It's now unclear if the new baby will affect the upcoming production on the seventh season of New Girl . It will also be the show's swan song. It turns out there's still more of Jess' story to tell on New Girl . Read More

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Emma Watson Wins First Ever Gender-Neutral Acting Award

Emma said, "This is very meaningful to me, both to be winning this award and to be given it to me by you, Asia". The show about a group of small-town kids dealing with interdimensional monsters, supernatural powers, and bullies took home the MTV award for Show of the Year, while 13-year-old actress Millie Bobby Brown won the gender-neutral award for Best Actor in a Show. Read More

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Miss USA pageant kicks off in Las Vegas

Miss USA pageant kicks off in Las Vegas

The others vying for the title are Miss Minnesota, Miss New Jersey, Miss Missouri, Miss Tennessee, Miss California, Miss District of Colombia, Miss South Carolina, Miss New York, and Miss Illinois. News host Terrence J host the competition, with performances by Pitbull , Brett Eldredge and Cirque du Soleil. " Dancing with the Stars" judge Julianne Hough, supermodel Ashley Graham and E! Tune in to the FOX telecast at 8:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed on Sunday, May 14 , from Mandalay ... Read More

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Day after Comey firing, Sean Spicer to miss White House briefing

Day after Comey firing, Sean Spicer to miss White House briefing

Then Sanders stepped up to the lectern on Thursday afternoon. "So I don't - I have not asked the president since the last time we spoke about this". "What the president's - this is not what I believe they are investigating or..." The White House will hold a press briefing Wednesday afternoon, less than a day after President Donald Trump fired FBI Director James Comey Tuesday. Read More

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The woman who invented Mother's Day would absolutely hate it today

The woman who invented Mother's Day would absolutely hate it today

Then and now, mom might be the judge, jury, disciplinarian, nurse, chauffeur, counselor, advocate, teacher and comforter. -She liked his last name, I think. In 2017, the National Retail Federation (NRF) estimates that USA consumers will spend $23.6 billion celebrating Mother's Day, a record. She is the most lovely creation of God, she is the sweetest soul, I have ever known, she is one and only "my mother ". Read More

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Met Gala 2017: Best celebrity Snapchats

Met Gala 2017: Best celebrity Snapchats

Per usual, the looks of the night ranged from wildly creative to straight-up glamorous. Thought Rihanna's Met Gala look was ideal? However, Rihanna has once again proved that she absolutely owns both the red carpet and the internet after stepping out in a larger-than-life dress which paid homage to the Rei Kawakuba/Comme des Garcons: Art of the In-Between theme. Read More

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Weekend box office: The Guardians thrive while King Arthur falls flat

Fans like me who've put the Thor : Ragnarok trailer on repeat already know that Jeff Goldblum's character is one quirky dude-but as The Grandmaster, his presence has more meaning than just a spectator in Thor and Hulk's fight. While on his adventures, he finally met his father. Here, Quill, Gamora, Draxx (Dave Bautista), Rocket and Groot are forced to work a bit harder, all while grooving to retro mix-tapes. Read More

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Portugal wins Eurovision Song Contest in Kiev

Portugal wins Eurovision Song Contest in Kiev

The singer stirred the professional judges and the public in the 60-year-old contest with a melancholic rendering of " Amar Pelos Dois " ( For the Both of Us ), sung in his native tongue. Initially, Eurovision commentators and Twitter users reacted as if the streaker were an Australian, with one commentator saying "Get off the stage, Australia ". Read More

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Travis Scott Arrested for Inciting Riot at Arkansas Concert

Travis Scott Arrested for Inciting Riot at Arkansas Concert

It's unclear how many people were hurt, but police said they were treated at a local hospital. Scott has been previously arrested for causing a riot in Chicago in August 2015. Scott encouraged people to rush the stage and bypass the security protocols to ensure safety, Keith Foster with the Rogers Police Department said. Video from the concert last night shows Travis Scott thanking the fire marshals and security before he heads off stage. Read More

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Rugby World Cup 2019 Pool Draw announced

Two-time champions Australia are with Wales and Georgia in Pool D . Hosts Japan are with Ireland and Scotland in Pool A . "Will we play any games in Japan between now and then?" Former Wales wing Shane Williams installed Australia as favourites to top Pool D , but insisted Warren Gatland's side must be happy with their draw. Read More

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Kourtney Kardashian & Younes Bendjima Are 'Not Serious Yet'

Kourtney Kardashian & Younes Bendjima Are 'Not Serious Yet'

After being told the news by sisters Kim and Khloe, Kourtney said: 'I don't understand why he would even think to invite somebody. After Kim and Khloe, now, Kourtney Kardashian is baring it all for a photoshoot. Elite Daily reached out to Ella Ross for comment, but did not hear back by the time of publication. "Scott is pretty messed up about the whole situation with [Kourtney Kardashian]", the insider continued. Read More

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Portugal's Sobral wins Eurovision contest with tender ballad

Portugal's Sobral wins Eurovision contest with tender ballad

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) - A gentle romantic ballad challenged the Eurovision Song Contest's decades-long reputation for cheesy, glittery, unbridled excess - and won easily. Russian Federation is one of Eurovision's heavy hitters, tied with Sweden for the most top-five finishes this century. The song that had been tipped as the victor since all the songs became known earlier this year was Italy's Francesco Gabbani with Occidentali's Karma. Read More

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"Music is not fireworks, music is feeling": Portugal's Salvador Sobral wins Eurovision

Last year's victors, Ukraine, finished in 23rd place out of the 26 finalists. In response, Russia's state-owned Channel 1 television is refusing to broadcast the contest, replacing Saturday's final with a screening of the film "Alien". Ukraine has won the competition twice, including previous year with a song about the mass deportation of Tatars from Crimea by Josef Stalin, and its winners will perform on Saturday. Read More

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May the 4th be with Star Wars Day

So, naturally, we take a look at all the ways that's happening. "One of the neat things about Star Wars , I think, is that you can take the backdrop and change it from stars and spaceships and stuff and put it to the Aegean Sea with Greeks and triremes and stuff, Odisseias and stuff and it's a very similar story", added Johnson. Read More

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Senator Franken Demands Answers on Russian Federation from FBI Director Comey

Senator Franken Demands Answers on Russian Federation from FBI Director Comey

In his words, they were to "speak" or to " conceal ". The comments came hours after Comey's hearing, during which the official strongly defended his choice to send a letter to Congress on October 28, 2016 that suggested the Federal Bureau of Investigation was looking into Clinton's email server again after new emails had been discovered on a computer shared by Anthony Weiner and top Clinton aide Huma Abedin. Read More

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Melissa McCarthy Is 'Oh So Pretty' As Sean Spicer In 'SNL' Promo

Watch Melissa McCarthy as Sean Spicer cruising around NYC below. More specifically, she was spotted kind of stopping traffic by zooming around the streets of Manhattan on Spicer's very own motorized podium. Spicey feels pretty, oh so pretty. Haim will be the musical guest. The shoot was most likely for a skit airing this Saturday, as McCarthy returns to host Saturday Night Live . Read More

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Kensington Palace releases new photo of Princess Charlotte

As Princess Charlotte approaches her second birthday, she's experienced more in her young life than most of us can only dream of. Prince William and Kate said they are "delighted" to share the photograph. For her first birthday, Charlotte wore a pretty pink dress from M&H and shoes from Early Days. Her most recent appearance was on Christmas Day when she attended a church service close to the home of her grandparents Carole and Michael Middleton in the Berkshire village of ... Read More

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With 'tapes' tweet, Trump evokes Nixon's White House

With 'tapes' tweet, Trump evokes Nixon's White House

But on Thursday, the president contradicted earlier White House accounts telling NBC's Lester Holt that he would have fired Comey even without the recommendations. He added that Trump sends "muddled messages" all the time. "He's doing a good job, but he gets beat up", Trump said . "The chance of "countless" agents calling the White House to complain about their director - and being routed to the deputy White House press secretary - is precisely 0 percent". Read More

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Trump suggests he might drop daily press briefings

No one from the White House. This freakish question is now consuming the Washington Post , half of Twitter, and very likely Donald Trump's press secretary himself. "I've talked to the president", the press secretary said, "and the president has nothing further to add on that". Spicer said Trump's "robust schedule" means that "sometimes we don't get an opportunity to get in to see him and get his full thinking". Read More

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Colbert has good week in ratings despite controversy

And it only builds up my base. "The things that you say, even if they're crass, or even if they in some ways are not respectful enough of the office of the presidency, we can insult". It was high-highest rating. "You're not wrong: I do occasionally use adult language", Colbert said. And after all, ratings are important: with such low approval ratings, Colbert noted it might be a matter of time before Trump switches time slots with Mike Pence . Read More

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United States prosecutors told to push for more, harsher punishments

United States prosecutors told to push for more, harsher punishments

He is essentially reversing a 2013 memo from previous Attorney General Eric Holder, which advised federal prosecutors not to adhere to "mandatory minimums" for less serious crimes. Mandatory minimum sentencing laws have been proven to be a prosecutorial tool that has and will continue to imprison a tremendous amount of addicted individuals that need treatment instead of incarceration. Read More

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Nevada teen's tweet about Wendy's chicken nuggets breaks world record

Nevada teen's tweet about Wendy's chicken nuggets breaks world record

He's still a long way from the goal even though the appeal has gone viral on Twitter , but Wilkerson has actually broken the record for most retweets ever on Twitter . Wilkerson's tweet, with the caption "HELP ME PLEASE". If you need proof, just look at Carter Wilkerson , a young man whose unstoppable hunger for chicken nuggets has earned him a place in the history books. Read More

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Melissa McCarthy is oh so pretty in delightful new 'SNL' promo

Melissa McCarthy is oh so pretty in delightful new 'SNL' promo

The sketch begins with Sarah Huckabee Sanders filling in for Spicer while he was hiding in the White House bushes, I mean, fulfilling his naval reserve duties. Another questioned Spicer's trust in Trump. "Because he told us so, period". Asks McCarthy's Spicer: "Is this like 'The Godfather , ' where you kiss me and no one ever sees me again?" Whatever Sean Spicer's fate at the White House, McCarthy's place on SNL's roster of political heavyweights is practically assured. Read More

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Several area schools participate in 'Bike to School' day

Several area schools participate in 'Bike to School' day

North Carolina is the the ninth most populous US state and ranks second in the number of registered Bike to School Day events. "We usually do one in the fall and one in the spring", she said. May is also Bike Month. Walker said the overarching goal is to promote living a healthy lifestyle. The principal, dressed as Obi Wan Kenobi, spoke about the importance of walking, biking and rolling to school. Read More

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