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May 27, 2014

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Paul McCartney Leaves Japan After Discharged From Hospital

May 27, 2014 16:36:24 GMT


Paul McCartney has left Japan, boarding a charter plane on Monday, May 26. The former member of The Beatles reportedly has been released from St. Luke's International Hospital in Tokyo after falling ill from a virus infection last week.

No destination was given, but the ex-Fab Four is reportedly on his way back home in London. "Paul McCartney himself hopes to return to Japan for more concerts as soon as possible," concert organizers said, adding that this would be discussed.
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Kim Kardashian Tweets Picture of Her Kissing Kanye West at Wedding

May 27, 2014 16:00:20 GMT


An official look at Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's wedding arrives online. She posts on Instagram pictures from the lavish ceremony. One shows her smooching her new husband at the altar, and the other sees them holding hands as they walk back down the aisle after exchanging wedding vows.

Kim donned a Givenchy haute couture gown with handmade lace work, sheer paneling, and a long veil, while her groom looked sharp in a Givenchy by Riccardo Tisci tux. Their daughter, 11-year-old Nori West, also wore a Givenchy creation. For the reception, the bride changed into a short, cream-colored Balmain dress.
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Taylor Swift Cancels Thailand Concert Due to Military Coup

May 27, 2014 15:10:16 GMT


Taylor Swift is no longer scheduled to do a show in Thailand. She cancels her sold-out gig initially planned for June 9 in Bangkok shortly after the country came under military rule. A curfew was reportedly imposed between the hours of 10 P.M. and 5 A.M. following the political unrest last week.

Local concert organizer, BEC-Tero Entertainment, says the concert was cancelled "due to recent events." Taylor herself issues a brief statement on Twitter after news of the cancellation broke out, "I'm sending my love to the fans in Thailand. I'm so sad about the concert being canceled."
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Austin Mahone Debuts 'Shadow' on 'Today' Show Stage

May 27, 2014 09:18:53 GMT


Austin Mahone gave an exciting performance for fans who gathered at Rockefeller Plaza on Monday morning, May 26. The 18-year-old singer performed three of his songs on the "Today" show stage, including a new track called "Shadow" which is taken from his EP "The Secret", released on May 27.

Wearing a black top over an all-white ensemble, the 18-year-old singer played his guitar as he sang the ballad. He was backed by three backing singers for the performance. "Only my shadow knows how I feel about you," he crooned.
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'24: Live Another Day' Episode 6 Preview: Jack Uses Kate as a Bait

May 27, 2014 09:13:30 GMT


Jack is finally given the full support to lead the operation on "24: Live Another Day" and he wants Kate to work with him. In the next episode, he proposes a plan to locate Margot by using someone unexpected as his unsuspecting bait.

He thinks an arms dealer knows where Margot is but he needs Kate's help to make his plans work. Jack's motive is questioned after he hands Kate over to the arms dealer, while Kate has to sustain torture. "Just make it count," Kate tells him.
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Barbara Walters Will Donate Her Archives to Sarah Lawrence College

May 27, 2014 08:37:41 GMT


Barbara Walters is going to donate some archives from her career to her alma mater, Sarah Lawrence College. The former co-host on "The View" shared the news as she made a surprise appearance during a commencement at the school on Friday, May 23, saying she would give the school tapes, papers and photos from her five-decade of career as a journalist.

During her appearance at the event, Walters said she remembered a professor named Joseph Campbell who told his students "to follow our bliss." As quoted by The Journal News, she continued saying, "I have to tell you that when I left Sarah Lawrence, I had no idea what my 'bliss' was. So if you are like me and you have no idea what your 'bliss' is, get a job. I promise you that bliss will come."
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Pixar's 'Inside Out' Official Synopsis Reveals Plot Details and Characters

May 27, 2014 08:08:59 GMT


Details of Pixar's upcoming animation "Inside Out (2015)" are revealed as official synopsis for the film arrives. Directed by Oscar winner Pete Docter ("Monsters, Inc.", "Up"), the film will take place inside the mind of an 11-year-old girl. It will be released by Disney in theaters across the country on June 19, 2015.

Growing up can be a bumpy road, and it's no exception for Riley, who is uprooted from her Midwest life when her father starts a new job in San Francisco. Like all of us, Riley is guided by her emotions - Joy (Amy Poehler), Fear (Bill Hader), Anger (Lewis Black), Disgust (Mindy Kaling) and Sadness (Phyllis Smith).
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Brad Paisley Travels to Afghanistan With President Obama to Perform for Troops

May 27, 2014 08:04:20 GMT


Brad Paisley helped members of U.S. troops celebrate Memorial's Day in Afghanistan. The country music crooner jetted off to the country with President Barack Obama and his entourage, flying overnight on Air Force One.

"About to play a surprise concert for the troops in Afghanistan. God bless our military. Here we go," Paisley tweeted before taking the stage. He performed an hour-long set for the military crowd inside the hangar at Bagram Airfield.
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Ronnie Wood Becomes Grandfather Again

May 27, 2014 07:46:48 GMT


Ronnie Wood becomes a grandfather for the eighth time after his daughter Leah Wood and her husband Jack MacDonald welcomed a baby boy to their family. The member of The Rolling Stones took to Twitter on Monday, May 26 to share the happy news.

"Congratulations to my daughter @MsLeahWood and Jack & Maggie ~ Baby 'Otis Sonny David MacDonald' was born today!" the rocker wrote. Wood added a baby emoji in the end of the message and attached a photo of Rolling Stone baby clothes to the post.
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Kris Jenner Is Spotted With North West as Kim Kardashian and Kanye West Enjoy Their Honeymoon

May 27, 2014 06:47:28 GMT


Now that newlyweds Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are enjoying their honeymoon, Kris Jenner will take care of the couple's daughter North West. The Kardashian matriarch was all smiles as she walked through a terminal at LAX, pushing her 11-month-old granddaughter's stroller following a trip from Italy. The "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" star looked chic in a simple black top, pants and a beige coat. She also sported a pair of sunglasses and some rings.

Other family members, Bruce Jenner, Kylie Jenner and Kendall Jenner, are also back in Los Angeles following Kim and Kanye's Italian wedding. Wearing an all-white ensemble, Khloe Kardashian was spotted in New York City. Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick, however, reportedly are celebrating Scott's 31th birthday in the Hamptons.
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Seth Rogen and Judd Apatow Slam Critic for Blaming Their Movies for Santa Barbara Killings

May 27, 2014 06:01:26 GMT


Seth Rogen and Judd Apatow blasted Ann Hornaday, a film critic for the Washington Post. Both actors/comedians slammed her for suggesting in an op-ed that one of the reasons the Santa Barbara mass killing happened was their movies.

"@AnnHornaday I find your article horribly insulting and misinformed," Rogen tweeted. "How dare you imply that me getting girls in movies caused a lunatic to go on a rampage." Apatow added, "She uses tragedy to promote herself with idiotic thoughts."
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'Friends' Star David Schwimmer Helps Cops Solve Crime

May 27, 2014 05:59:46 GMT


David Schwimmer has assisted NYPD solve crime. The Ross Geller depicter on "Friends" invited some police investigating into a stabbing case to his East Village townhouse on Monday, May 26 as they needed footage from surveillance cameras around his home.

The stabbing incident took place at 5:40 A.M., involving three people. The people were captured on camera having a brawl in a neighboring building. They continued the fight in a hallway and eventually smashed through a glass lobby door. "It started inside and spilled out into the street. There was blood everywhere," a student living in the area told New York Daily News.
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The Rolling Stones Rocks Norway in First Concer Since L'Wren Scott's Death

May 27, 2014 05:11:01 GMT


The Rolling Stones is back on the road after taking a break for more than two months. The British band resumed their world tour in Oslo, Norway on Monday, May 26, marking their first performance since the death of Mick Jagger's girlfriend L'Wren Scott.

During the show at the Telenor Arena, Jagger pumped up the crowd with a high-energy performance. Rocking a tight black shirt and jeans for most of the night, he said he was happy to be back in the Nordic city where the band first performed on a tour in 1965.
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Edgar Wright Tweets Response to 'Ant-Man' Debacle Before Swiftly Deleting It

May 27, 2014 04:34:27 GMT


Following Joss Whedon's and James Gunn's comments on his abrupt departure from "Ant-Man" after years of developing it, Edgar Wright took it to Twitter to break his silence. His response was not exactly put into words, but it's a black-and-white picture of Buster Keaton holding a Cornetto ice cream.

It seems that Wright likens his situation with Marvel to Keaton's fallout with MGM back in 1920s. Keaton, an actor and director, regretted his decision to leave independent film in favor of MGM, a booming studio at that time. In 1928, he called it "the worst mistake of my career."
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'The Bachelorette' Recap: 'Perfect' First Date, Stripper Dance and Drunk Idiot

May 27, 2014 04:24:39 GMT


After meeting her suitors and eliminating some in the premiere episode of "The Bachelorette" season 10, Andi Dorfman went on her first date on the show. In a beautiful yet heartbreaking turn, Eric Hill who died in a paragliding accident last April was Andi's choice for the one-on-one date.

"This could actually be the key to my fairy tale," hopeful Eric said as he believed that he could find love on the show. "He's really cute," Andi gushed about the explorer. They headed to a beach where they built a sand castle and flew a kite, before a helicopter whisked them away to Bear Mountain.
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Rap Genius Drops Co-Founder Mahbod Moghadam for His Comment About Elliot Rodger's Memoir

May 27, 2014 04:16:46 GMT


Mahbod Moghadam, a co-founder of Rap Genius, has been let go after some people said that his comments on manifesto written by Elliot Rodger, a 22-year-old man who killed six people in a shooting spree near the University of Santa Barbara on Friday, May 23, were insensitive and creepy. The company's co-founder and CEO Tom Lehman announces Mogadham's resignation on the company's site.

"Mahbod Moghadam, one of my co-founders, annotated the piece with annotations that not only didn't attempt to enhance anyone's understanding of the text, but went beyond that into gleeful insensitivity and misogyny. All of which is contrary to everything we're trying to accomplish at Rap Genius," the statement read. "In light of this, Mahbod has resigned - both in his capacity as an employee of the company, and as a member of our board of directors, effective immediately."
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Alfonso Cuaron Denies 'Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them' Rumor

May 27, 2014 03:30:07 GMT


Alfonso Cuaron broke his silence regarding rumor that he would direct "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them". The "Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban" director said to Spanish news agency EFE that he wouldn't pursue the "Harry Potter" spin-off and explained why.

"[Directing 'Prisoner of Azkaban'] was a very beautiful experience for me," he said. "I have a lot of love for that universe and I tremendously admire J.K. Rowling, but today, for the present, projects based around lots of visual effects don't attract me. I'm coming out of a five-year process of doing visual effects and now I sort of want to clean my palate of that a little bit."
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Herb Jeffries, First Black Singing Cowboy, Dies at 100

May 27, 2014 03:18:04 GMT


Actor singer Herb Jeffries, the first African-American singing cowboy in movies, has passed away. Author Raymond Strait who is working on the star's autobiography "Color of Love" confirmed the sad news to Los Angeles Times, saying that Jeffries died on Sunday, May 25 in West Hills (Calif.) Hospital and Medical Center because of heart failure.

Jeffries was born Umberto Valentino in Detroit in 1913 to an Irish mother and a father of Sicilian, Ethiopean, French, Italian and Moorish descent. In the 1930s, he appeared in five western movies which had all-black casts, "Harlem on the Prairie", "Two-Gun Man From Harlem", "Rhythm Rodeo", "The Bronze Buckaroo" and "Harlem Rides the Range". During his career, he also took part on some TV shows including "Where's Huddles?" and "Hawaii Five-O".
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'Penny Dreadful' Highlights The Creature in New Poster and Video

May 27, 2014 03:16:42 GMT


"Penny Dreadful" gives the spotlight to The Creature in a new promo art and video. Making their way out via IGN, the poster and short clip which have the tagline, "There is some thing within us all," give a closer look at the show's new version of Frankenstein's famous monster.

The Creature is portrayed by "Quantum of Solace" and "Skyfall" actor Rory Kinnear. This is not the first time the character makes appearance since he has been debuted in the second episode. But the release of his poster and clip hint that he will have a significant role in future episode(s).
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New Queen Album With Freddie Mercury's Vocals to Be Released

May 27, 2014 02:54:39 GMT


There will be a new Queen album with some previously unheard songs featuring Freddie Mercury's vocals. Guitarist Brian May revealed in a new interview that "Queen Forever" will be out next year.

"We found a few more tracks with Freddie singing and all of us playing and they are quite beautiful," May told BBC Wales' radio host Wynne Evans. "It is a compilation but will have this material that nobody in the world has ever heard. I think people will really enjoy it."
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'X-Men: Days of Future Past' Tops 4-Day Memorial Weekend Box Office

May 27, 2014 02:21:17 GMT


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"X-Men: Days of Future Past" is estimated to have taken about $111 million in the four-day weekend box office. It became the second-largest opening of any "X-Men" film behind "X-Men: The Last Stand" which opened to $122 million in 2006.

The Bryan Singer-directed film brought in $91.4 million from Friday to Sunday and an additional $10 million on Monday, May 26 after opening in over 4,000 U.S. theaters. The Marvel movie is projected to be the fifth best Memorial Day holiday weekend debut in box office history behind "Fast and Furious 6". The first place belongs to "Pirates of the Caribbean: At Worlds End" that debuted in 2007 with $139 million.
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T.I. and Floyd Mayweather Jr. Talk About Their Las Vegas Brawl

May 27, 2014 02:04:04 GMT


Rapper T.I. and boxer Floyd Mayweather, Jr. who were caught on camera having a brawl over the weekend finally open up about the incident. The rapper, whose real name is Clifford Harris, addressed a report of him getting black eyes from the fight in an Instagram clip posted on Monday, May 26.

"Two black what?????? C'mon now. Never in da history of Ni**a-dom. But nice try tho. Lol," the Atlanta rapper captioned the short clip. "What they say? I got two black eyes? Where they at though? These ones I'm lookin' at? Are they black though, for real? Had them all my life. F**ked my hand up though, that's about it," he said in the video.
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Michael C. Hall on 'Dexter' Much-Criticized Ending: It's Satisfying but Not So Savory

May 27, 2014 01:53:55 GMT


Months after "Dexter" wrapped up on Showtime, Michael C. Hall speaks about the much-criticized series finale. In an interview with The Daily Beast, the actor hints that he shares most of fans' feelings about the ending.

"Liked it? I don't think I even watched it," he says of the final episode which aired last September. "I thought it was narratively satisfying-but it was not so savory," he adds, referring to Dexter's fate in which he faked his death and lives a new life in exile after losing his adoptive sister Debra.
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Lil Wayne Trashed Justin Bieber's Manager in Lil Twist's Defense


May 27, 2014 00:44:14 GMT


Lil Wayne had a message for Justin Bieber's manager Scooter Braun and it's full of expletives. Wayne took a jab at Scooter for bad mouthing his YMCMB artist Lil Twist who had built a reputation for being a bad influence on Bieber.

Twist and Bieber used to be friends before they cut ties in 2013 following a series of run-ins with the law. Twist was often portrayed as a bad influence on Bieber in media and Wayne pointed out who the culprit was.
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Macaulay Culkin's Band Booed and Pelted With Beer in Nottingham

May 27, 2014 00:40:44 GMT


Former child star Macaulay Culkin was booed and pelted with beer when he performed with his band The Pizza Underground at the Dot to Dot festival on Sunday, May 25. The band left the Nottingham stage after only three songs.

Culkin was playing at the Rock City in the Britain leg of the festival with his New York bandmates. The booing began after just one song and the pints of beer started flying on stage after a while. "Why are you throwing those? I'd rather drink them!" Culkin reportedly said.
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Lisa Edelstein of 'House M.D.' Married Painter

May 26, 2014 23:54:24 GMT


Kim Kardashian was not the only one getting hitched over the weekend. Lisa Edelstein of "House M.D." got married on Sunday, May 25, a day after Kardashian swapped vows with Kanye West.

Edelstein married artist Robert Russell in Los Angeles, a representative for the actress confirmed to THR. "They're very happy, very loving," a source told PEOPLE. They exchanged gold wedding rings designed by L.A. jeweler Neil Lane under an elegant chuppah.
 
 
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